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Three years ago, Tesla CEO Elon Musk declared he wanted to attack the heart of the Detroit automakers’ franchises with a Tesla electric pickup. But Ford and GM are revving up for a fierce fight to protect their most prof...

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A football family and a sportswriter, bound by grief After Tyler Hilinski ended his life, Ivan Maisel and the Washington State quarterback's family are connected by a pain they hope we never understand....
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Afghanistan Peace Process Should Have Full Consent Of Its People: Centre Days after US President Donald Trump called off negotiations with the Taliban, the centre on Thursday said any peace process should have "full consent" of the Afghan government and its people....
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"Single-Use Plastic To Be Banned In A Phased Manner": Ram Vilas Paswan With the government waging a war on single-use plastic, mixed feelings have cropped up with some pointing at the positive environmental impact of such an action and others citing the potential......
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Have Some Climate Guilt With That Extra Legroom Reinforcing once again that there is a trade-off between comfort and responsibility, the most fuel-efficient airlines are also the ones that cram the most passengers onto their planes, according to a new study....
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Stop Sale Issued For Certain 2020 Jeep Gladiators Over Potential For Rear Driveshafts To Fracture Cool new pickup truck you’ve got there, pal! What is that, like, a Jeep Wrangler with a truck bed or something? A “Gladiator,” you say? They make those now? Wow, what a world we live in. Too bad it’s already being recalled....
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Here's Exactly What It Cost Me To Buy And Rebuild A BMW E30 It all started 14 months ago with a straightforward objective: buy an older BMW 3 Series in need of some work, make it fully functional, and freshen up its appearance. It was a process I’d done before, and one that I’m sure I’ll do again. However, this time I greatly underestimated what I was gettin...
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US opens probe into Nissan Rogue automatic emergency braking DETROIT — The U.S. government’s road safety agency is investigating complaints that the Nissan Rogue’s automatic emergency braking can turn on when no obstacle is in the way. The probe covers about 554,000 Rogue small SUVs from the 2017 and 2018 model years. The National Highway Traffic Safety Admin...
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Law firm Weil Gotshal bans longtime client from its cafeteria An unusually cozy relationship between white-shoe law firm Weil Gotshal & Manges and one of its longtime clients has soured — and cafeteria privileges have been revoked. “Weil informed us late yesterday that it has revoked our cafeteria privileges,” Andrew Purdy, executive director at prestigious in...
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Crippling costs of trillion-dollar deficits will harm future generations CONGRATULATIONS, America! The country managed to cross the $1 trillion annual deficit threshold in just 11 months. And this, along with the massive debt our nation already had, almost guarantees that our kids and grandkids will never see the affluence we have enjoyed. They’ll be spending most of the...
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Self-employed? Here's why your retirement savings are falling short Independent contractors are facing two huge obstacles when it comes to retirement security: low earnings and low savings levels, according to The Pew Charitable Trusts. Here's how to catch up....
02:18, 09/13/2019

Two Men in Japan Dared to Take Paternity Leave. It Cost Them Dearly, They Say. The men bucked norms that parental leave is for women and say that, when they returned to work, their companies punished them with demotions and pay cuts....
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Britain’s Government Outlined the Impact of a No-Deal Brexit. It’s Not Pretty. While Prime Minister Boris Johnson has minimized the potential damage of a no-deal Brexit, an internal document describing the government’s contingency plans warns of many of the same dislocations the critics have talked about....
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WIRED's 13 Must-Read Books for Fall From the *Handmaid's Tale* sequel to Edward Snowden's memoir, the upcoming book season is looking deadly serious. Up to and including lesbian necromancers....
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A Ban on Flavored E-Cigarettes Would Sharply Cut Sales Companies and trade groups weigh the risks of waging a fight against a proposed ban on most flavored vaping products, to protect mint and menthol brands....
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Over 50 and Freelancing to Fill the Gaps in Retirement Funds Whether they chose to retire or were forced out of a job, a significant chunk of American workers over the age of 50 are finding they need to reinvent themselves....
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All Eyes On Joe Biden As Democrats Face Off In Third 2020 Debate Frontrunner Joe Biden goes head-to-head for the first time Thursday night with Elizabeth Warren, his fast-rising rival for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination, in a three-hour debate seen......
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Bangladesh Cops Allegedly Force Gang-Rape Survivor To Marry Suspect Two Bangladeshi policemen have been disciplined after a rape victim's family said she was forced to marry one of the accused rapists in a police station, officials said Tuesday....
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Democrats clash over health care in debate that started with calls of unity Joe Biden attacked more-liberal policies as the debate spotlighted questions of whether the party should pursue policies of sweeping change or a more incremental return to normalcy. ...
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The Trailer: The questions tonight's Democratic debate will answer In this debate day edition: What to look for on the Houston stage, the lessons of North Carolina's urban/rural special election, and polls that will give Democrats even more to worry about....
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House committee votes to take steps toward impeachment as Democrats mull potential charges against Trump The discussions, closely held and preliminary, include a range of allegations. But several congressional aides caution that the articles may never be drafted....
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Apple put a hilarious Easter egg in its iPhone 11 event roundup video Apple unveiled quite a few products earlier this week during its iPhone 11 event — not just the new iPhones we’ve all been waiting to see. We learned the pricing structure for Apple’s new services, we got a new Apple Watch as well as trio of health studies, and a brand new affordab...
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Google is now shamelessly ripping off Instagram, because why not? The trend of adding an Instagram-like “Stories” bubble at the top of apps rolls on, with Google’s Photos app now the latest to jump on the bandwagon. A new feature is rolling out in the app starting today called “Memories,” which essentially tweaks an existing feature t...
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CDC narrows investigation of mysterious vaping-related lung disease to 380 cases The investigation of a mysterious lung disease that has killed at least six people has narrowed to 380 "probable" and "confirmed" cases, the CDC said Thursday....
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Medicare's finances are full of waste A new report just uncovered millions of dollars in Medicare waste. The report, from the Office of the Inspector General at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, found that the agency paid for some of the same drugs twice, wasting $160 million....
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Israel blamed for spy devices found near White House Israel was most likely responsible for the cellphone surveillance devices that were found near the White House and other sensitive areas around Washington, D.C., last year, according to former U.S. government officials....
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Half of post-9/11 veterans report 'traumatic or distressing experiences' in the military Veterans who served after the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, experienced more deployments, combat, and the difficulties that go along with them than previous generations....
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Samantha Power reproached Obama for his 'distorted' account of Syria red line flip-flop As president, Barack Obama reversed a plan to punish Syrian dictator Bashar Assad’s chemical weapons attacks and then gave a “distorted” account of the decision, according to a top adviser’s new memoir....
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Trump says he has 5 finalists for national security adviser and will announce the winner next week WHO’S NEXT?: President Trump says “a lot of great people” would like to be his national security adviser, but he’s narrowed the list to five candidates and plans to pick one by next week....
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Occidental CEO calls for new U.S. laws to boost carbon capture Occidental Petroleum Corp plans to shift toward a carbon-neutral production model, it chief executive said on Thursday, but new U.S. laws are needed to support technologies designed to fight global warming....
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Tropical storm warning issued for Bahamas; 1,300 still missing A tropical cyclone was forecast to move across the northwestern Bahamas in the coming days, potentially bringing more rain and wind to islands already devastated by Hurricane Dorian, the U.S. National Hurricane Center warned on Thursday....
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Can cooking serve as a balm for depression? For one British author, it saved her life. In “Midnight Chicken” author Ella Risbridger is open about her struggles with mental health, and she offers food — preparing it, not just eating it — as a prescription....
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In Ohio, cost of opioid crisis isn't just fiscal Public officials in Ohio say no amount of money will restore the cities that have been upended by the opioid crisis. Local police and fire chiefs say it's taken an immeasurable toll on the wellbeing of first responders on the front lines. (Sept. 12)        ...
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Tallahassee stabbing suspect said he 'wigged out' and stabbed 'everything in front of him,' police say Antwann Demetris Brown was arrested on five counts of attempted first-degree murder and one count of aggravated assault in the Tallahassee stabbings.        ...
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Report: Supreme Court ruling caused mass polling place closures across Southern USA Voting rights advocates argue that the 2013 court decision made it easier for elections officials to disenfranchise black and minority voters.        ...
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Hong Kong's gold market is losing shine amid the political unrest Long-running and sometimes violent street protests in Hong Kong are helping tarnish its luster as the main physical gateway of gold to China, the world's top bullion buyer....
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Ahead of trade talks, China makes biggest US soybean purchases since June, traders say Privately run Chinese firms bought at least 10 boatloads of U.S. soybeans on Thursday, the country's most significant purchases since at least June, traders said...
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Photographer plans to capture 30-year timelapse of NYC skyline A photographer is proving that the one good thing about New Jersey — its view — is true. Joseph DiGiovanna is shooting a 30-year time-lapse of the New York City skyline from his Weehawken window and is already four years into his project, CNN reports. “It’s a living calendar that anyone ...
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Here’s how much money the average American spends on dating The average American spends $121,082.40 on dating in their lifetime, according to new research. The poll of 2,000 Americans found that on average, dating will cost $168.17 a month. But that number increases for married folks, who will average $185.65 to keep the spark alive in their relationship. In...
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Helicopter evacuates pregnant woman off migrant ship Malta’s armed forces airlifted a 9 months pregnant Nigerian woman and her husband from a charity-run ship carrying more than 80 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean Sea....
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Trump opens protected Alaskan Arctic refuge to oil drillers The Bureau of Land Management will offer leases to the 1.6m-acre coastal plain which is home to threatened polar bearsThe Trump administration is finalizing plans to allow oil and gas drilling in a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge that has been protected for decades.The Bureau of Land ...
05:32, 09/13/2019

'Purdue and the Sacklers must be shut down completely': critics slam opioids settlement Connecticut attorney general says company ‘started this fire and poured gasoline on it’ as many states reject tentative dealAt least 20 states have rejected a tentative multibillion-dollar settlement with the OxyContin maker, Purdue Pharma, that would go toward helping with the costs of the opioids ...
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'Nine surgeries, 20 concussions': Rob Gronkowski reflects on toll of NFL career All-Pro tight end retired in March after nine prolific seasonsGronkowski estimates he suffered 20 concussions in his life Former New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, who announced his retirement in March, said in an interview that he absorbed about 20 concussions in a lifetime on the gridi...
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Here Are The Nintendo Switch Lite Accessories You'll Want to Own Before September 20 In just over a week, all those Nintendo Switch Lite pre-orders will be fulfilled and we can all get in on the super portable fun. But before then, let’s talk about all the supplementary gear you’ll need to pick up before your new toy arrives September 20....
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Divinity: Original Sin 2's Cross-Save Between PC And Switch Is Magic Divinity: Original Sin 2 is a big, chewy role-playing game that benefits from a mouse and keyboard, but sometimes, you just want to lie down on the couch and play a game on the Switch. The game’s new Switch port allows players to go from one to the other, like magic. On this week’s Kotaku Splitscree...
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We Can Finally Explain What You Actually Do In Death Stranding He’s finally done it. After years of talking about Death Stranding, Hideo Kojima finally showed off a full mission’s worth of gameplay during a live stage presentation at Tokyo Game Show this week. It’s as offbeat, meticulously detailed, and intriguing as you’d expect from Kojima, if not more so....
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The Trump Administration’s Latest Experiment on the Border: Tent Courts Makeshift immigration courts are opening in tents along the southwestern border, part of the administration’s plan to control the surge of migrant families....
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Penthouse, Limousines And Private Jets: US Bishop's 'Holy Journey' It was billed as a holy journey, a pilgrimage with West Virginia Bishop Michael Bransfield to "pray, sing and worship" at the National Shrine in Washington, D.C. Catholics from remote areas of the......
05:32, 09/13/2019

Exclusive: China prods state firms to boost investment in crisis-hit Hong Kong China has called on its biggest state firms to take a more active role in Hong Kong, including stepping up investment and asserting more control of companies in the financial hub, executives familiar with the matter said, as Beijing attempts to calm months of unrest in the city....
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Australia lobbies for release of three citizens held by Iran Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne said she met last week with her Iranian counterpart, seeking to secure release of three citizens held by Tehran....
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As unrest deepens, Hong Kongers eye exits from Vancouver to Melbourne As protests in Hong Kong stretch from summer into autumn with little sign of resolution, a surge in migration applications suggests more locals are making plans to leave the special administrative region....
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Supreme Court's Migrant Ruling Changes Little at Border for Now The Trump administration’s new migrant rule, upheld for the time being by the Supreme Court, could expedite decisions to deport some applicants, but options other than asylum remain....
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Get $27,000 to move to Italy: That's this region's plan to attract newcomers Molise, a region in Italy where towns are afflicted with underpopulation, will launch a program that will pay newcomers a monthly stipend for three years.       ...
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Oil falls as optimism over US-China trade war fades Oil futures fell on Friday as optimism over an end to the U.S.-China trade war faded, leaving prices set for a weekly loss after days of wild gyrations....
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Proposed fracking bans may hurt Democrats in 2020 Democratic presidential contenders are promising to swiftly ban fracking, the drilling technique responsible for cheap natural gas, but it's a plan that could backfire and raise carbon emissions in the short term — if, that is, it's even feasible....
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Trump administration set to sell leases this year for drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge The Trump administration took a final step Thursday toward selling leases for companies to drill for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, releasing a finding that energy development would have minimal environmental impact....
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Noah Syndergaard delivers possible olive branch to Wilson Ramos Noah Syndergaard may be trying to shore up his relationship with Wilson Ramos one tweet at a time. Ramos is set to catch the Mets right-hander on Friday against the Dodgers. It the first time they will be the starting battery since The Post report on Monday shed light on Syndergaard asking Mets bras...
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Marcus Stroman’s mechanical adjustments pay off Marcus Stroman saw this kind of confidence with two Blue Jays teams that reached the postseason during his Toronto tenure. “It’s kind of unwavering,” the right-hander said after the Mets stomped the Diamondbacks 11-1 Thursday for a fourth straight victory. “You show up in the clubhouse and we feel l...
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Edwin Encarnacion, J.A. Happ fall victim to Yankees’ injury curse DETROIT- By the time the Yankees had knocked off the Tigers, 10-4, in the first game of Thursday’s doubleheader, two key players were already on their way back to New York with injuries. And while Aaron Boone said he believed that neither Edwin Encarnacion’s strained left oblique or J.A. Happ’s bice...
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Odell Beckham blames Gregg Williams for ordering ‘life-changing’ dirty hit on him BEREA, Ohio — For Odell Beckham Jr., his first trip back to MetLife Stadium not wearing a Giants uniform represents “just another game,” he insisted. But going up against a Gregg Williams defense means it will certainly not be. Beckham unloaded Thursday on the new Jets defensive coordinator, whom he...
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Trevor Bayliss hasn't been England's greatest coach but he still took the game to place it had never been The Oval is the ground of famous English farewells, but whatever happens, it will be the opposition celebrating at the end of Trevor Bayliss's 59th and final Test in charge of the home side....
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Nick's new Are You Afraid Of The Dark? trailer is here for all your unfulfilled murder-clown needs It’s a spooky-clown-y time in America these days, what with your Its and your Wrinkles running around all over the place, scaring the shit out of children in both murderous and non-murderous contexts. Still, we have to ask: Where are the wholesome murder clowns of our youth? Like the kind you might ...
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R.E.M. shares unreleased track to raise money for Hurricane Dorian victims As reported by Stereogum, R.E.M. has put a previously unreleased track called “Fascinating” up for sale on Bandcamp, with all of the proceeds going to benefit the Mercy Corps’ Hurricane Dorian relief efforts in the Bahamas. The Stereogum story notes that nearly 76,000 people were left homeless by th...
06:48, 09/13/2019

Brewers sweep Marlins, win seventh straight Ryan Braun, wearing injured teammate Christian Yelich's jersey under his own as a tribute, slugged a go-ahead, two-run homer to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-2 win over the host Miami Marlins on Thursday afternoon....
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iPad Pro vs Surface Pro 6: Can a tablet-laptop hybrid really replace your PC? Apple and Microsoft have followed different paths, but their latest laptop replacements are strikingly similar. Can either one succeed as your next mobile productivity device?...
07:16, 09/13/2019

City to install designated electric car charging ports in all 5 boroughs Watt the hell? The city wants to remove 100 parking spots to make way for charging stations for electric cars — even though they make up just 0.4 percent of vehicles in the Big Apple. Fifty curbside hubs are to be installed by next spring in “pilot” zones across the five boroughs, according to the.....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Ex-billionaire Raj Rajaratnam spotted leaving $17.5M pad after prison release Raj who? Eight years after his $70 million insider trading trial shook Wall Street, former Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam is back in town — and trying his best to go unnoticed. “Oh no, not me,” Rajaratnam, 62, told a photographer who spotted the fallen hedgie escaping his $17.5 million Sutton ...
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Man who found dead body in Harlem describes gruesome scene The man who discovered a dead body rolled in a red carpet in a trash heap in Harlem Thursday morning described the gruesome scene, which he investigated because he saw the man’s feet sticking out of the pile. Israel Savage, 36, spotted two people looking at the pile while he was walking to his...
07:16, 09/13/2019

Cleveland Browns issue ban for beer throw to man who didn't attend game against Titans: report The Cleveland Browns appear to have identified and banned the wrong person in connection to a beer that was thrown in the face of Tennessee Titans cornerback Logan Ryan during Sunday’s game....
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Ex-NFL offensive lineman Joe Thomas says players should expect beer shower if they jump into the stands Former Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Joe Thomas received backlash on social media after he tweeted his response to a fan pouring beer on Tennessee Titans cornerback Logan Ryan....
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Los Angeles Rams' Aqib Talib offers his thoughts on controversial NFC title game no-call as rematch looms The Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints have a rematch of the NFC Championship on Sunday and the controversial blown pass interference call is something that will loom over the game....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Andrew Yang bemoans third Democratic debate date, time: 'Football fans vote too' Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang may have hit upon one issue for which he's sure to get bipartisan support: Thursday nights in the fall are for football – not debates....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Buffalo Bills kicker's wife blasts New York Jets defensive lineman over late hits The wife of Buffalo Bills kicker Stephen Hauschka called on the NFL to ban a New York Jets defensive lineman for taking apparent cheap shots at her husband’s teammate during Sunday’s matchup....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Gay 'chemsex' is fuelling urban HIV epidemics, AIDS experts warn A surge in "chemsex" parties, where people spend days getting high on drugs and having sex with scores of partners, is re-fuelling epidemics of HIV among gay men in European towns and cities, doctors say....
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Biden delivers the debate performance he needed, despite occasional missteps The former vice president goes on the offensive against Warren and Sanders on health care and counters attacks from others on the stage. Lower-down candidates also shine....
07:48, 09/13/2019

The changing habits of London's shoppers Ethical shopping is on all of our lips, but fast fashion is still booming. Kate Wills reports on how our complicated relationship with buying clothes is just the tip of the iceberg...
07:49, 09/13/2019

Purdue Ditched Earlier Plans for Opioid-Treatment Nonprofit The OxyContin maker nixed plans earlier this year to launch a foundation to fund opioid-addiction treatment and research as the company rethought its strategy amid hundreds of lawsuits and a possible bankruptcy filing....
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For Mystics’ Kristi Toliver, being injured for the first time means learning to let go The guard and veteran leader is hopeful to return from a knee injury for the playoffs, which start for the Mystics on Tuesday, but said she has learned to “accept things as they are."...
07:49, 09/13/2019

All Blacks suffer blow on eve of World Cup with Luke Jacobson out with concussion Loose forward has developed delayed symptoms Versatile Shannon Frizell brought into squadAll Blacks loose forward Luke Jacobson has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup due to a delayed onset of concussion and will be replaced by Shannon Frizell. The 22-year-old Jacobson had played just 20 minutes ...
08:16, 09/13/2019

Andy Murray hoping again to play and beat tennis’s big three • Murray could play singles at new Davis Cup• Scot wants to be ready for Australian Open in JanuaryAndy Murray says he would love to play Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic again before all of them retire, but only if he thinks he has a chance of winning – and he admits he is some way sh...
08:16, 09/13/2019

Girl, 3, dies of rare cancer after doctors diagnosed her with constipation: 'She died in my arms' A United Kingdom mother who claims doctors wrote off her 3-year-old daughter’s stomach pains as constipation says the young girl died just days after she was diagnosed with rare cancer. ...
08:16, 09/13/2019

A Beautiful Tribute: This Woman Is Using An American Flag-Themed Disposable Napkin In Honor Of Her Country There are few things more beautiful than celebrating our incredible country—the land of the free and the home of the brave—and this amazing American has found a wonderful way to do just that: She is using a flag-themed disposable napkin in honor of the United States of America....
08:16, 09/13/2019

R. Kelly a no-show for Minnesota court hearing, so judge issues bench warrant A Minnesota judge issued a bench warrant for the arrest of R&B singer R. Kelly Thursday after he failed to appear for an initial court hearing in a case in which he is accused of offering a 17-year-old girl $200 to take off her clothes and dance in 2001....
08:48, 09/13/2019

Harvard says it received $8.9M in donations from Jeffrey Epstein Harvard University received nearly $9 million in donations from convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein over a nine-year period, the Ivy League university’s president disclosed in an email Thursday night. ...
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California man, 91, linked to stepdaughter's death by Fitbit device dies A 91-year-old California murder defendant who was arrested last year after his stepdaughter's Fitbit allegedly provided clues in her death, died in a hospital Tuesday....
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Founder of 3D gun company gets seven years' probation for sex with minor The Texas man behind a company that sells plans for making 3D-printed guns was sentenced Thursday to seven years probation for having sex with an underage girl....
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Beto O’Rourke’s Bold Statement on Gun Control: ‘Hell Yes’ He Wants to Take Your AR-15 Beto O’Rourke took a strong stand against assault weapons during the third Democratic debate on Thursday night—following a series of mass shootings, including one in his hometown of El Paso, Texas. When asked by ABC moderator David Muir to confirm that he planned to mandate that American...
08:48, 09/13/2019

Republicans Reject Cuts to Wall Funding, While Democrats Threaten Filibuster WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican-controlled Senate committee on Thursday rejected Democratic attempts to cut President Donald Trump’s latest border wall request and prevent him from again funding the project without congressional approval. Democrats threatened to filibuster a Pentagon spen...
08:48, 09/13/2019

Asteroid that killed the dinosaurs was as strong as 10 billion atomic bombs, study says When a colossal space rock came crashing down 66 million years ago onto what is now the Yucatan Penninsula in Mexico, it triggered widespread changes on Earth and abruptly ended the reign of the dinosaurs. Now, researchers are focusing on learning the extent of the asteroid’s destructive might...
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Does Jennifer Lopez Have a Path to an Oscar for ‘Hustlers’? The 50-year-old actress is earning career-best reviews for playing a stripper turned criminal mastermind. Can the role result in her first Oscar nomination?...
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Best multivitamins for different men There are many different versions of multivitamin and mineral supplements for men. We discuss the various types, who might benefit from taking multivitamins, and the risks....
09:32, 09/13/2019

'National tragedy': Trump begins border wall construction in Unesco reserve Wall will traverse the entirety of the southern edge of the Organ Pipe Cactus national monument, one of the most biologically diverse regions in the USConstruction of a 30ft-high section of Donald Trump’s border barrier has begun in the Organ Pipe Cactus national monument in southern Arizona, a fede...
10:00, 09/13/2019

After thousands of delays at one of America's biggest airports, beleaguered travelers ask – how? San Francisco airport says it announced planned construction months ago. Delays raise questions about how airlines preparedRunway construction at one of America’s largest airports led to runaway chaos this week, with travelers stranded and flights around the country going into San Francisco delayed ...
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The 100 best films of the 21st century Gangsters, superheroes, schoolkids, lovers, slaves, peasants, techies, Tenenbaums and freefalling astronauts – they’re all here in our countdown of cinema’s best movies since 2000The director of our No 1 reactsFilm-makers featured in our list choose their No 1Peter Bradshaw on why our No 1 is our No...
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Joe Biden was both the strongest – and weakest – candidate on stage | Richard Wolffe The frontrunner has a lead but no momentum. And the reasons why were on full display in Thursday night’s debateThe life of a frontrunner isn’t easy. In a crowded field, you have to absorb all the incoming fire. When the other candidates on the debate stage finally run out of attacks, there are prote...
10:00, 09/13/2019

Germany plans Libya conference to shore up arms embargo Violations of embargo have been both routine and often blatant, says UN special envoyGermany is planning to hold a UN-backed international conference on the future of Libya in an attempt to force the many regional actors to stop funding and arming the country’s warring sides.The UN has admitted its ...
10:00, 09/13/2019

A Life in a Sea of Red: the rise of China – in pictures The Pulitzer prize-winning photojournalist Liu Heung Shing’s images record China’s rise from self-imposed ruin to today’s superpower. His new book presents scenes of hope, hardship and change under Communist party rule. A Life in a Sea of Red is published by Steidl Continue reading......
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Democratic Presidential Candidates Continue to Live Rent Free in Trump's Head President Donald Trump gave a speech at the House Republican Conference Member Retreat dinner in Baltimore in the middle of the third Democratic presidential debate, and it’s clear that’s where his head actually was. Trump can’t get through a speech — even one like Thursday’s that was basically a re...
10:32, 09/13/2019

'Flying fish’ drone actually explodes out of the water Drones that can both swim and fly are no longer in the distant future. Imperial College London's Aerial Robotics Lab built a concept for multimodal swimming robot it calls AquaMAV that can jump out of water. The scientists behind AquaMAV presented th......
10:32, 09/13/2019

Ford sells off its monthly car subscription service Fair, the app-based vehicle subscription service that partners with Uber, has agreed to acquire a similar service by Ford. The Santa Monica-based startup announced today that it has bought Ford's Canvas for an undisclosed sum. Since 2017, Canvas offe......
10:32, 09/13/2019

Get $100 off the Polk Command Bar right now at Amazon The Polk Command Bar is one of our top picks for a solid mid-range soundbar. Usually listed for $299, it's currently discounted at $100 off. So for the time being, you can get it for just $199 on Amazon....
10:32, 09/13/2019

Angry Seal Helps Break Up International Drug Ring A giant seal, angry at being disturbed, has helped the Australian police bust an international drug smuggling ring and seize over a tonne of drugs, including cocaine, ecstasy and methamphetamine,......
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47,000 grocery workers in California avert a strike with new contracts Around 47,000 union workers at Albertsons, Ralphs and other grocery chains in southern California reached an agreement with the companies Thursday on new contracts that they say improve wages and benefits....
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Hong Kong women's tennis event postponed due to protests "Hong Kong\u0027s premier women\u0027s tennis event scheduled for October has been postponed due to the pro-democracy protests, organisers announced on Friday."...
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Indonesia hits back at Malaysia over forest fires Indonesia on Friday rejected Malaysian complaints about hazardous smoke drifting from its forest fires across the border, saying blazes were also raging in parts of Malaysia and on Malaysian-owned plantations in Indonesia....
11:32, 09/13/2019

Alaska seal die-off spurs government investigation U.S. government biologists are investigating the deaths of nearly 300 Arctic ice seals found on Alaska beaches since last summer, federal officials said on Thursday....
11:32, 09/13/2019

The Universe Could Be 2 Billion Years Younger Than Previously Estimated, According to New Calculation (WASHINGTON) — The universe is looking younger every day, it seems. New calculations suggest the universe could be a couple billion years younger than scientists now estimate, and even younger than suggested by two other calculations published this year that trimmed hundreds of millions of yea...
11:32, 09/13/2019

Alabama tracking students at stadium, penalizing them if they leave football game early Alabama is keeping an eye on its students at home football games through an app, and if they leave the stadium early, they will be penalized.       ...
11:32, 09/13/2019

Britain Outlined the Impact of a No-Deal Brexit. It’s Not Pretty. While Prime Minister Boris Johnson has minimized the potential damage of a no-deal Brexit, an internal document warns of many of the same dislocations the critics have talked about....
12:00, 09/13/2019

At the E.U., a New Title and Some Old Concerns About the Far Right Ursula von der Leyen is under pressure to ditch the title “vice president for protecting our European way of life” for the person in charge of migration policy....
12:00, 09/13/2019

‘Slave Play’ may be provocative, but it sure isn’t selling tickets The New York Times has a new darling: Jeremy O. Harris, whose “Slave Play” began previews Tuesday at the Golden Theatre after last year’s sold-out run at New York Theatre Workshop. The paper gushed over the off-Broadway production (“willfully provocative … altogether staggering”) and its 30-ye...
12:00, 09/13/2019

Backstreet Boys played in a foam pit with Steve Aoki, then wrote a song As a world-famous DJ, Steve Aoki enjoys a rock-star lifestyle. It comes complete with a private jet, Kanye West hangouts, summers of yachting, a brief marriage to an Australian model and an unlikely musical collaboration (electro-tinged “Let It Be Me,” with the Backstreet Boys, dropped l...
12:00, 09/13/2019

|ANALYSIS:Here'showsomeSouthAfricansareusingtheirsocialgrantstobecomeentrepreneurs SA distributes 17 million social grants every month. Here's how some beneficiaries are using their grants to establish businesses and grow their income....
12:50, 09/13/2019

Rob Gronkowski reveals the number of concussions he 'probably' suffered playing football Three-time Super Bowl champion Rob Gronkowski went further to reveal the extent playing football had on his body, including detailing the number of concussions he potentially suffered during his career....
12:50, 09/13/2019

Adele Officially Files for Divorce From Simon Konecki Adele is moving on. The 31-year-old British singer filed for divorce from Simon Konecki on Thursday, E! News can confirm. In April 2019, a rep for Adele announced she and her partner of......
13:32, 09/13/2019

Selena Gomez Reveals Childhood Crush on Cole Sprouse--Despite Being Dylan's First Kiss Ah, to be a young and in love Disney Channel star. In honor of #ThrowbackThursday, Selena Gomez took to Instagram with must-see peak into her life as a pre-teen. The video, which shows......
13:32, 09/13/2019

Kim Kardashian Is Joined For Dinner By Khloe's Ex Tristan Thompson Kim Kardashian appears to be on good terms with Tristan Thompson. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star was spotted having dinner at the same restaurant as Khloe Kardashian's ex on......
13:32, 09/13/2019

Rochester diocese, facing flood of sex-abuse claims, files for bankruptcy protection The Rochester diocese filed for bankruptcy protection Thursday, less than a month after a new law led to a flood of sex-abuse claims.        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Candidates speak after Houston Democratic debate Some of the Democratic presidential candidates involved in Thursday night's debate in Houston spoke to reporters afterwards and made the cases for their candidacies. (Sept. 13)        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Pope’s Thailand visit will also be a family reunion The first papal visit to Thailand in 35 years is a particularly special occasion for the Pope's second cousin, Sister Ana Rosa Sivori. (Sept. 13)        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Opinion: Land Rover's new Defender could save the Discovery Now the Defender is here, the Discovery can begin to distance itself from the Range Rover and forge its own character While Land Rover makes hay from Range Rovers, it is the Defender that gives all Land Rovers the authenticity and credibility of the true 4x4 go-anywhere image the company has built ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

US briefing: Democratic debate, Trump's wall and California boat fire Friday’s top story: Biden clashes with Warren and Sanders as frontrunners finally share a stage. Plus, the 100 best films of the 21st centurySubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Continue reading......
13:32, 09/13/2019

Three protesters arrested over Heathrow drone threat Flights operate as normal after climate activists ‘blocked by signal-jamming technology’Three people have been arrested after protesters attempted to fly drones near Heathrow to highlight the role air travel plays in the escalating climate emergency.Activists attempted to launch the first drone at a...
13:32, 09/13/2019

US-China trade deal coming soon? Big companies aren't buying it Most U.S. CFOs think U.S. trade policy will be bad for business over the next six months, according to the third quarter CNBC Global CFO Council survey....
14:16, 09/13/2019

Everlane needed to open stores because 'basically' no online-only companies are profitable, CEO says "Everybody loves to say you don't spend money online, but the way things work now with Facebook, Instagram, and how much it goes to acquire a customer, then you have to ship it all," Everlane CEO Michael Preysman says on "Mad Money."...
14:16, 09/13/2019

Byron burger death: Owen Carey misled into believing there were no allergens in meal, coroner rules A teenager with a dairy allergy who suffered a fatal reaction after eating a burger at a London branch of Byron was misled into believing there were no allergens in the meal, a coroner has ruled....
14:16, 09/13/2019

Charlie Cole dead: Tianamen Square 'Tank Man' photographer dies aged 64 American photographer Charlie Cole, whose picture of the famous "Tank Man" during the Tiananmen Square protests became a defining image of the 1989 pro-democracy protests, has died aged 64....
14:16, 09/13/2019

Heathrow drone protest fails as activists marred by technical breakdowns before police make two arrests Attempts by climate change protesters to disrupt flights at Heathrow this morning failed as technical issues hampered attempts to use drones and police arrested two climate change protesters at the airport....
14:16, 09/13/2019

Heathrow drone protest: Climate activists plan to disrupt airport with drones despite five members being arrested Climate activists plan to disrupt Heathrow by flying drones today despite the arrest of five of the group's members in a pre-emptive strike by police....
14:16, 09/13/2019

Help! My Hotel Doesn’t Exist In a new Travel column, Sarah Firshein aims to help travelers resolve their thorniest and most upsetting travel disasters. This week, she investigates a nonexistent hotel, booked on Expedia....
14:19, 09/13/2019

Realme XT 730G With Snapdragon 730G SoC Launching in India in December Realme XT 730G is launching in India in December, the company's country CEO Madhav Sheth on Friday revealed. The company says it is targeting the phone to gaming enthusiasts....
14:19, 09/13/2019

Volta Fails to Impress in FIFA 20 Demo but Pro Football Feels More Promising FIFA 20 demo released Tuesday on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. We review its offerings, from a peek at Volta street football to the big, new defensive changes coming to pro football....
14:19, 09/13/2019

Glen Assoun to receive initial compensation payment for wrongful murder conviction Nova Scotia Justice Minister Mark Furey said Thursday the agreement for an undisclosed amount of financial help for Glen Assoun has been finalized and the cheque will be available within days....
14:19, 09/13/2019

Houston police officer near Democrat debate shot, priest assaulted in violent crime spree A Houston police officer is in serious condition and one suspect is dead after a violent crime spree came to an end in a shootout just a mile away from the Democratic presidential debate Thursday night....
14:19, 09/13/2019

Pakistani PM: India's crackdown on Kashmir will spur global Muslim extremism India's crackdown on protests and dissent in Kashmir will drive more of the world's Muslims into extremism, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said during a fiery speech on Friday, in the part of the disputed territory administered by Pakistan....
14:48, 09/13/2019

Czech state attorneys drop criminal charges against PM Babis The Prague state attorney has halted criminal investigations into Prime Minister Andrej Babis, his family members and others, the attorney's office said on Friday....
14:48, 09/13/2019

'Technical glitch': eco group's drones stall in bid to shut London's Heathrow airport Climate-change activists who had hoped to bring Europe's biggest airport, London Heathrow, to a standstill on Friday found instead that it was their drones that struggled to get off the ground....
14:48, 09/13/2019

Hong Kongers troubled by unrest look for new homes abroad As protests in Hong Kong stretch from summer into autumn with little sign of resolution, a surge in migration applications suggests more locals are making plans to leave the special administrative region....
14:48, 09/13/2019

Pat Shurmur’s Josh Allen comment catches Bills’ attention Intentionally or not, Giants coach Pat Shurmur provided some digital bulletin-board material for the Bills this week with his quotes about Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen. A tweet by the NFL Network’s Kimberly Jones, quoting Shurmur on Wednesday as saying he believed during the lead-up to the 2018 dr...
14:48, 09/13/2019

Buccaneers hold off Panthers with late goal-line stand CHARLOTTE, N.C. — When Cam Newton left the shotgun and began creeping toward the line of scrimmage, Buccaneers cornerback Vernon Hargreaves knew exactly what was coming. The Bucs sniffed out a fourth-and-1 play from the 2-yard line with Hargreaves shoving Christian McCaffrey out of bounds with 1:22 ...
14:48, 09/13/2019

London Stock Exchange rejects Hong Kong takeover offer London Stock Exchange has rejected Hong Kong Exchange's $39 billion takeover offer, opting to stick with its planned purchase of data and analytics group Refinitiv....
14:48, 09/13/2019

500,000 litres of produced salt water leaks from pipeline in northern Alberta A Calgary-based energy company says a pipeline has been shut down after it was found to have leaked an estimated 500,000 litres of produced salt water....
14:48, 09/13/2019

Toronto Film Festival: See Kerry Washington, Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm on the red carpet Kerry Washington, Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm and Zazie Beetz are among stars at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival, also known as TIFF.        ...
14:48, 09/13/2019

Robbie Shelton shoots 8-under 62, leads at Greenbrier by 2 Robby Shelton shot an 8-under 62 to take a two-stroke lead after the first round of A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier        ...
14:49, 09/13/2019

In Washington Examiner interview, Jim Mattis concedes he doesn't have all the answers MATTIS AND ME: Interviewing Jim Mattis is a challenge these days, in part because he’s everywhere promoting his book Call Sign Chaos and been asked almost everything, in part because of his steadfast refusal to criticize the sitting president directly....
14:49, 09/13/2019

Frankfurt show's future in doubt, report says Automakers are discussing a new format for the Frankfurt auto show that would place more emphasis on mobility concepts rather than new cars, the German business paper Handelsblatt reported....
15:32, 09/13/2019

Gasol fires Spain into World Cup final after double-overtime thriller against Australia "Marc Gasol netted 33 points and Ricky Rubio dished out 12 assists as Spain came from behind to beat Australia 95-88 in a double-overtime thriller and reach Sunday\u0027s basketball World Cup final."...
15:32, 09/13/2019

Haye: Tyson Fury could hold his own in any era 'I feel that he is young enough to really make a legacy.' David Haye on Tyson Fury The post Haye: Tyson Fury could hold his own in any era appeared first on Boxing News....
15:32, 09/13/2019

On This Day: Jake LaMotta rescues his world title with last gasp win over Laurent Dauthuille Marc Gatford tells the story of how Jake LaMotta scored one of the most famous victories in boxing history The post On This Day: Jake LaMotta rescues his world title with last gasp win over Laurent Dauthuille appeared first on Boxing News....
15:32, 09/13/2019

Science on safety of chlorinated chicken 'misunderstood' Government’s assurances that there are no health problems are misleading, say food policy expertsThe government has misunderstood the science on the safety of chlorinated chicken, a group of senior food policy experts has said.It has also failed to give watertight commitments that it would not be so...
15:32, 09/13/2019

Professor Brian Cox review – science and hair combine in arena spectacular First Direct Arena, LeedsUniversal: Adventures in Space and Time is a jaw-dropping reminder that human life is both irrelevant and hugely preciousThere are loads of mind-boggling facts in Brian Cox’s two-and-a-half-hour arena show. That our nearest neighbouring galaxy, Andromeda, is 2.5m light years...
15:32, 09/13/2019

'Stop the WeWork deal' — Cramer says the embattled IPO could wreck the stock market rally WeWork should pull its IPO because the negative sentiment around slashing its valuation could be contagious in the overall stock market, says CNBC's Jim Cramer....
16:16, 09/13/2019

No Arsenal return dates set for Hector Bellerin and Kieran Tierney, says Unai Emery Hector Bellerin and Kieran Tierney are progressing well from injury but no return date has been set for either player, according to Arsenal head coach Unai Emery....
16:16, 09/13/2019

London Broncos will defy the odds again, insists coach Danny Ward From the moment the London Broncos defied the odds to secure their Super League return, coach Danny Ward has heard one word more than any other — relegation....
16:16, 09/13/2019

Casper’s Wave Hybrid mattress provides comfort and support without compromise I’ve spent the past several years sleeping on a ridiculously cheap spring mattress that provided virtually no support, but having never experienced any back pain or related issues, I was fairly convinced I didn’t need a fancy mattress in a box. Sure, I had seen and heard all of the same ...
16:17, 09/13/2019

Jaguar Land Rover Invests In Autonomous Vehicle Manufacturer Voyage The fresh funding will be used bring its technology to commercialisation, grow its team, expand its fleet of G2 self-driving cars, and introduce its G3 self-driving car....
16:17, 09/13/2019

U.S. Probes 553,000 Nissan Rogue SUVs For Unintended Emergency Braking The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has opened a preliminary investigation into 553,000 Nissan Rogue sport utility vehicles after reports of their automatic emergency braking......
16:17, 09/13/2019

Prime Day sales burst in July may cause weakness in August retail sales Friday's August retail sales is the last big economic report before the Fed meets, and it could be muddied by Amazon's July Prime Day sale....
16:17, 09/13/2019

How to Get $12,000 from Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang If watching 10 Democratic candidates debate on a single stage made your head spin last night, you might have missed Andrew Yang’s announcement during his opening statement: He’s expanding his efforts to test a universal basic income (UBI) program....
16:17, 09/13/2019

How to Ride a Bike Outdoors If You've Only Ever Done Indoor Cycling If you’ve been killing it in your indoor cycling class, you might be wondering if you have what it takes to beast on the road as well. Or, you might be terrified. Here’s what you need to take your cycling workout outdoors....
16:17, 09/13/2019

Manage Your Messy Desktop With Windows 10’s New PowerToys The phrase “PowerToys” probably doesn’t send you running to your Windows computer, but just because Microsoft’s little suite of quirky utilities isn’t sexy doesn’t mean that it’s not worth slapping on your system. The company announced earlier this year that it was planning to roll out PowerToys for...
16:17, 09/13/2019

Boy bullied for his University of Tennessee shirt gets scholarship A Florida fourth grader who was bullied for his homemade University of Tennessee T-shirt has been offered a four-year ride to the school. The university said it would cover the unnamed student’s tuition and fees starting in the fall of 2028, a UT spokesperson told Today. The student at Altamon...
16:48, 09/13/2019

VW ID4 The electric crossover, shown last week with heavy camouflage at the Frankfurt auto show, has a more traditional shape than the ID Crozz concept on which it's based....
16:48, 09/13/2019

U.S. appeals court rules against Trump in foreign payments case A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit alleging President Donald Trump violated the U.S. Constitution by profiting from foreign and domestic officials who patronized his hotels and restaurants, adding to the corruption claims against Trump....
16:48, 09/13/2019

Crisis-hit Boeing readies huge effort to return 737 MAX to the skies As Boeing Co sets its sights on winning approval to fly its 737 MAX within weeks, following a six-month safety ban, engineers around the world are rolling out plans for one of the biggest logistical operations in civil aviation history....
16:48, 09/13/2019

Wall Street ticks higher at open on trade optimism, strong retail sales The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrials indexes opened modestly higher on Friday, on growing optimism around trade talks between the United States and China as well as stronger-than-expected domestic retail sales....
16:48, 09/13/2019

Shares, bond yields perch at six-week highs World shares climbed to a six-week high alongside benchmark government bond yields on Friday, as markets cheered signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and another powerful slug of stimulus from the European Central Bank....
16:48, 09/13/2019

Ordering iPhone 11? The one thing wireless carriers might not want you to know Tuesday’s announcement of the iPhone 11 has led AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon to give over their online front doors to Apple’s marketing materials.       ...
16:48, 09/13/2019

'Borderlands 3' launched Friday. Here's everything we know about video game Publisher 2K Games launched "Borderlands 3," the latest chapter for the popular first-person shooter franchise. Here's everything we know about it.       ...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Hackers are exploiting a platform-agnostic flaw to track mobile phone locations Enlarge / Simjacker attack flow. (credit: AdaptiveMobile Security) Hackers are actively exploiting a critical weakness found in most mobile phones to surreptitiously track the location of users and possibly carry out other nefarious actions, researchers warned on Thursday. The so-called Simjacker ...
16:48, 09/13/2019

The New Resident Evil Is Good (So Far) I’ll be honest. When Project Resistance was announced, I was skeptical. A mutliplayer Resident Evil? Surely, that cannot work, I thought. At the Tokyo Game Show, I got hands-on with Project Resistance, and from what I played, I realized that, yes, yes it can....
16:48, 09/13/2019

CSK Shut Down Dhoni Retirement Talk With Iconic Game Of Thrones Dialogue The rumour mills about MS Dhoni's retirement were on overdrive on Thursday before responses from Sakshi Dhoni, Chennai Super Kings and others set them at rest....
16:48, 09/13/2019

France calls for EU-wide cryptocurrency rules amid Libra concerns The European Union needs to establish a common set of rules for cryptocurrencies to counteract risks posed by Facebook’s Libra, France’s Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said today. According to Reuters, Libra could pose risks to consumers, financial stability and even “the sovereignty of European st...
16:48, 09/13/2019

11 Ways Novices Can Start the Process of Learning AI Programming Beginners may find it challenging figuring out what they need to know in order to get started with artificial intelligence programming. Here are some things to consider....
16:48, 09/13/2019

Apple’s revised policy for kids’ apps allows devs to collect anonymized data and display ads Apple has revised its App Store Review Guidelines with regards to kids’ apps, and its upcoming Sign in with Apple authentication feature. Its guidelines have now been updated to state that, in limited cases, third-party analytics may be permitted in kids apps — provided that the services do not coll...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Mozilla begins charging for services — starting with Firefox premium support for enterprises Mozilla’s foray into paid services is finally kicking off for real. The Firefox maker is rolling out a new offer for organizations that run the browser in enterprise environments with a premium support plan. Costing $10 per supported installation, Firefox Premium Support will provide several benefit...
16:48, 09/13/2019

The man Trump called 'my African American' is leaving the GOP The man then-candidate Donald Trump called "my African American" at a 2016 rally is leaving the Republican Party and no longer supports the President, PBS NewsHour reported Thursday....
17:16, 09/13/2019

House lawmakers ask Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google to turn over trove of records in antitrust probe The requests ask each of the tech giants to provide detailed information about their internal operations, including copies of key communications between top-level executives and records related to "any prior investigation" they have faced on competition grounds....
17:16, 09/13/2019

Minkah Fitzpatrick Wants Out Of Miami It took only one game for the depth and breadth of Miami’s “tank for Tua” campaign to become apparent, and it was being widely reported even before all the players had finished driving home from the stadium that they were frantically ringing their agents, begging for deliverance from whatever this a...
17:16, 09/13/2019

Interminable Mike Pereira Rules Monologue Interrupted Several Times By Ghastly Football The NFL’s got to clean this crap up. The Thursday night game between the Panthers and Buccaneers was already a hellish, dismal slog, featuring punchless, amateurish offense run by a pair of deeply disinterested quarterbacks. Then the fourth quarter rolled around, and what might’ve otherwise been at ...
17:16, 09/13/2019

Washington's Running Back Conflict Resolves Itself In Characteristically Grim, Destructive Fashion Washington running back Derrius Guice missed his entire rookie season after suffering a knee injury during his first career preseason game. This year, Guice injured his other knee in his first career regular season game, and is expected to miss only half the year. If he keeps this pattern up, the th...
17:16, 09/13/2019

Germany against allowing Facebook's Libra in Europe: Der Spiegel The German government is against giving regulatory approval for Facebook's Libra digital currency in the European Union, Der Spiegel magazine reported on Friday, citing a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives....
17:16, 09/13/2019

Spooked by Facebook's Libra, euro zone to step up work on public cryptocurrency Euro zone governments and central banks are working on a long-term plan to launch a public digital currency that they hope would make redundant projects like Facebook's Libra, which is seen as a risk to financial stability, officials said on Friday....
17:16, 09/13/2019

| Injury-ravaged United without Pogba for Leicester Paul Pogba heads the Manchester United injury list for their visit of Leicester City with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer potentially missing seven first-team players....
17:16, 09/13/2019

| Middendorp at odds with Billiat over national duty Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp has bemoaned the fact that Khama Billiat played a full ninety minutes for Zimbabwe despite being short of match fitness....
17:16, 09/13/2019

| Zambia's president pushes contested constitutional reforms Zambian President Edgar Lungu says his government would go ahead with proposed constitutional amendments despite flak from opposition leaders and civil society groups....
17:16, 09/13/2019

In photos: Judith Light honored with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles Award-winning actress Judith Light is honored during an unveiling ceremony honoring her with the 2,673rd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on Sept. 12....
17:48, 09/13/2019

No. 8 Auburn focused on Kent State, not looking ahead The Auburn Tigers are coming up on their Southeastern Conference opener against another potential Western Division contender       ...
17:48, 09/13/2019

Saturn Awards set to celebrate Hollywood's collective inner nerd When filmmaker Dean Devlin was writing and producing the 1994 film "Stargate," one of the earliest entries in his sci-fi-centric filmography, genre projects were considered little more than potentially modest moneymakers aimed at a specific niche audience. And winning major industry awards, outside ...
17:48, 09/13/2019

5G provides breakthrough for driverless car tests University researchers have hit a major milestone in the development of autonomous vehicle tech that could help pave the way for them to become a fixture of roads in the UK....
17:48, 09/13/2019

Navy's Truman Carrier Strike Group deploys without its aircraft carrier With the aircraft carrier Harry S. Truman sidelined with electrical problems, its surface escorts nonetheless began deployment from their East Coast home ports on Thursday....
18:48, 09/13/2019

Eddie Money, singer of 'Two Tickets to Paradise,' dead at 70 American musician Eddie Money, whose hits including "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Baby Hold On" formed part of the rock and power pop soundtrack of the late 1970s and early 1980s, died on Friday at 70, his family said in a statement released to U.S. media....
18:48, 09/13/2019

Amazon starts crowdsourcing Alexa responses from the public. What could possibly go wrong? Amazon made its Alexa Answer program available to the general public this week after several months of beta testing, opening up its artificial-intelligence assistant to crowdsourced recommendations for unprogrammed questions....
18:48, 09/13/2019

NASA Funds CubeSat Pathfinder Mission to Unique Lunar Orbit NASA has awarded a $13.7 million contract to Advanced Space of Boulder, Colorado, to develop and operate a CubeSat mission to the same lunar orbit targeted for Gateway – an orbiting outpost astronauts will visit before descending to the surface of the Moon in a landing system as part of NASA’s Artem...
18:48, 09/13/2019

Tech platforms have a problem: People Tech entrepreneurs and investors love platforms because their value grows exponentially with the number of people using them. But the deal sometimes breaks down....
18:48, 09/13/2019

The best portable hard drive By Justin Krajeski This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to portable hard drives.......
18:48, 09/13/2019

What we've been playing in September: 'Control' and 'Wheels of Aurelia' Welcome back to Engadget's Gaming IRL, a monthly segment where we run down what our editors are playing. This time around, we dove into Remedy's latest third-person shooter, Control, and the indie driving sim Wheels of Aurelia. One of our editors als......
18:48, 09/13/2019

'Fortnite' star Tfue announces break from streaming: 'I feel trapped' It's been a tumultuous year for Twitch star Turner "Tfue" Tenney, and it's culminated in a surprise announcement that he intends to take a break from streaming. In a series of short statements on Twitter, he said that he feels "trapped" and unhappy,......
18:48, 09/13/2019

Sony's Crystal cinema display supports 16K, but could cost millions Sony recently unveiled its Crystal LED screen for cinema exhibitors, but it has now announced that the tech will be available to consumers, as well. It will be selling the screens through specially trained and certified dealers in sizes up to 63 feet......
18:48, 09/13/2019

It’s Porsche versus Tesla facing off in Germany’s Green Hell It’s here at Nurburgring that Porsche’s new Taycan Turbo S set the record as the fastest four-door electric car last month. The feat wasn’t lost on a rival sitting thousands of miles away in California: Tesla's Elon Musk....
18:48, 09/13/2019

From Rita Ora to Lena Dunham: how a podcast about celebrity became a 'recipe for joy' Across 350 shows, Who? Weekly hosts Lindsey Weber and Bobby Finger have amassed a loyal fanbase by poking at the rich and fame-lessIn July this year the niche podcast Who? Weekly got a call from an unexpected listener.“Hi Who? Weekly, this is Lena Dunham calling you from Wales,” said Lena Dunham, ca...
19:32, 09/13/2019

U.S and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the brand name Zantac, after they found traces of a probable cancer-causing impurities in some versions of the medicine....
19:32, 09/13/2019

More evidence links dog ownership to better heart health (Reuters Health) - No one can say if it's the walks or the unconditional love, but there's something about owning a dog that goes hand in hand with better heart health, suggests a study in eastern Europe....
19:32, 09/13/2019

Eddie Money's life and career in photos Eddie Money has passed away at age 70, his family told Variety, Rolling Stone and AP. We're taking a look back at the rocker's life and career in photos.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Jennifer Lopez reveals her son Max will walk her down aisle in wedding to Alex Rodriguez Jennifer Lopez revealed her son Maximilian, 11, will walk her down the aisle to Alex Rodriguez on their wedding day.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

'Jersey Shore' Mike Sorrentino's post-prison home situation: Pizza and his wife, 'Laurens' "Jersey Shore" star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino has been released after eight months in federal prison.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Paul Walker's daughter, Vin Diesel wish late actor and 'loveliest soul' a happy birthday Loved ones are remembering "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker on his birthday, including daughter Meadow, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson" and Vin Diesel.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Meghan McCain speaks her mind: 7 times 'The View' host has been blunt about her opinions Meghan McCain isn’t afraid to speak her mind, especially on "The View." Here are seven times McCain has been blunt about her conservative views.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Deadly Fires Stun Rio: A Boys Soccer Dorm, a Storied Museum, and Now a Hospital At least 11 patients were killed in a fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital, once again raising questions about hazardous building conditions in the city....
19:32, 09/13/2019

Bolton bolts and Iran war fever suddenly drops The price of oil fell by 2.2% just minutes after news spread that US National Security Advisor John Bolton was out of a job. In an instant, the prospect of a catastrophic war in the Middle East seemed to recede dramatically....
19:32, 09/13/2019

Mother accused of killing newborn sentenced to time served, gets to go home Brooke Skylar Richardson was sentenced to seven days after being convicted of gross abuse of a corpse. She had already served seven days in jail.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

'If you did your job, we'd be in school': Greta Thunberg joins White House climate protest After appearing on 'The Daily Show' this week, teen activist Greta Thunberg protests political inaction on climate change at the White House        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Paris hit with massive public transport strike The biggest strike to hit Paris public transport in more than a decade disrupted tourists' plans Friday and forced commuters to work from home or find alternative ways to reach the office. (Sept. 13)        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Behold the world's most adorable deer The southern pudu is the world’s tiniest deer, which means its babies are extra small and adorable.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

‘Less Space to Breathe.’ How Palestinians Are Responding to Netanyahu’s West Bank Annexation Plans On a chilly April evening, several elderly Palestinian men sat in a smoke-filled downtown Ramallah cafe watching the news. The anchor on the enormous flat-screen mounted on the wall read election results that would affect their lives in every way imaginable. The tally was not from Palestinian polls,...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Planet Earth has 9 safety limits and we’ve already exceeded 4 of them A decade ago, Johan Rockström identified the limits to Earth's life support systems. From chemical pollution to climate change, we're veering into the danger zone - so why is he (cautiously) optimistic about the future?...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Review: Amazon's surreal animated 'Undone' is the best new show this fall "Undone," a psychedelic animated series from the "BoJack Horseman" producers, has heart, philosophy and humor in every episode. It's outstanding.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

10 fashion and beauty deals to know about this weekend Make a little time in your weekend to check out these incredible fashion and beauty sales before they're gone.       ...
20:00, 09/13/2019

Otto Wallin using late father's words to inspire him for Tyson Fury showdown Wallin's dad Carl died in May and he's desperate to honour him when he takes on Fury in their heavyweight showdown at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas this weekend...
20:01, 09/13/2019

Canadian Olympic bobsled champion Kaillie Humphries wants to compete for U.S. A spokesperson from High-Performance Public Relations, which represents Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton, confirmed that Humphries has asked to be released from the organization....
20:32, 09/13/2019

It’s Porsche vs. Tesla facing off in Germany’s Green Hell It’s here at Nurburgring that Porsche’s new Taycan Turbo S set the record as the fastest four-door electric car last month. The feat wasn’t lost on a rival sitting thousands of miles away in California: Tesla's Elon Musk....
20:32, 09/13/2019

Margaret Atwood: 'You can't keep the people down' The totalitarian republic she created was uncannily prophetic — now her Handmaid's Tale sequel has gripped London. Margaret Atwood tells Anne McElvoy about resistance, being a 'bad feminist' and the Queen's role in Brexit...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Pence takes jab at Biden: ‘I am the vice president’ Mike Pence poked fun at predecessor Joe Biden Friday for calling himself the vice president of the United States. Speaking at the House Republican retreat in Baltimore, Pence said he heard Biden had referred to himself as the “vice president” during the Democratic debate in Houston Thursday night. B...
20:32, 09/13/2019

LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman says he regrets interactions with Jeffrey Epstein Billionaire LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman said he regretted meeting with Jeffrey Epstein following the late financier’s first conviction for soliciting an underage prostitute — but that he did so because he trusted the opinion of a former MIT official who had ties to the disgraced money manage...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Pirelli completes first F1 2021 18-inch tyre test with Sirotkin Pirelli has completed its first test with Formula 1's 2021 18-inch tyres, with former Williams driver Sergey Sirotkin completing 213 laps at French Grand Prix venue Paul Ricard...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Different spec MotoGP Yamahas reaching top five surprises Rossi Valentino Rossi says he was "surprised" that all four Yamaha MotoGP riders ended Friday practice at Misano strongly, despite them using several different configurations...
21:00, 09/13/2019

"Absolutely nowhere" Crutchlow facing MotoGP qualifying woe at Misano Cal Crutchlow says he doesn't "have the speed to be worrying about" whether he is in Q1 or Q2, after ending MotoGP San Marino Grand Prix practice "absolutely nowhere"...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson favours NASCAR stay beyond 2020 Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson says he is "favouring more years" in the series if he is "forced to make a decision" by Hendrick Motorsports...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Vinales pips Quartararo by 0.057s in Misano MotoGP FP2 Maverick Vinales narrowly led fellow Yamaha rider Fabio Quartararo in the second MotoGP free practice session for the San Marino Grand Prix at Misano...
21:00, 09/13/2019

New Aston Martin DBX: interior shown in new spyshots Aston's first SUV is edging towards its reveal, with new ’Ring photos showing the cabin and giving a better glimpse of the exterior Aston Martin's new DBX SUV is moving closer to its reveal, with the latest batch of Nürburgring spyshots showing the interior for the first time. A spy photographer ma...
21:00, 09/13/2019

10 Breeders' Cup qualifiers, first '20 Kentucky Derby trial mark weekend horse racing Breeders' Cup qualifying races from Ireland to Canada to Kentucky and the first official prep for the 2020 Kentucky Derby hightlight weekend horse racing around the globe....
21:32, 09/13/2019

Watch: Cardinals' Rangel Ravelo hammers 487-foot homer First baseman Rangel Ravelo ripped a 487-foot home run in a St. Louis Cardinals win against the Colorado Rockies. The solo shot was the longest homer for the franchise since 2015....
21:32, 09/13/2019

TPD: Vulnerable 82-year-old man located TUCSON –Tucson Police Department says Arriaga was located in the downtown area Friday morning. He is reportedly in good condition and was taken home. ***UPDATE***Missing 82yr old Esteban Arriaga was located this morning (9/13/19) in the downtown area. He was in good health & was brought home. Thank...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Baffert lawyer: Justify positive test from contaminated food NEW YORK (AP) –A lawyer for Bob Baffert says the Hall of Fame trainer did not intentionally give 2018 Triple Crown winning horse Justify a banned substance that caused a positive test prior to last year’s Kentucky Derby. Attorney W. Craig Robertson released a statement defending Baffert ...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Skeletal remains in Arizona ID’d as missing New Mexico woman WILLCOX, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say skeletal remains found last year in Arizona’s Chiricahua Mountains have been identified as a New Mexico woman missing since 2015. Cochise County Sheriff’s officials say bone fragments and a braid of hair located in August 2018 were identified by DNA ...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Sofia Vergara reminisces about the '90s in youthful throwback bikini photo Sofia Vergara is throwing it back to a sexy summertime shot. The "Modern Family" star, 47, took to Instagram to share a photo of herself in a bikini.        ...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Felicity Huffman: The actress's career in pictures Felicity Huffman is an award-winning actress, playing roles in both movies and television throughout her career. Check out the actress's career in photos.        ...
21:32, 09/13/2019

U.S. appeals court says Trump cannot dodge foreign corruption lawsuit A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit alleging President Donald Trump violated the U.S. Constitution by profiting from foreign and domestic officials who patronized his hotels and restaurants, moving a watchdog group closer to obtaining financial records from his real estate compa...
21:32, 09/13/2019

U.S.-China trade optimism boosts stocks, bond yields A gauge of global stocks was on track for an eighth straight day of gains and benchmark government bond yields advanced on Friday after signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks, as well as a solid U.S. retail sales report, allayed recession worries....
21:32, 09/13/2019

‘Not Bad for a Woman’: The Indignities of Life for Yale’s First Female Students The college admitted its first class of women 50 years ago. “Yale Needs Women,” by the historian Anne Gardiner Perkins, uncovers the formidable challenges those students faced....
21:32, 09/13/2019

I’ve turned my hand to matchmaking | Coco Khan There are few things as satisfying as hearing that two people you matched are happyBeing British Asian, the role of the “matchmaker” is perhaps more familiar to me than to others. Usually, what you hear about south Asian matched relationships is the extreme end: forced marriages, weddings between st...
21:32, 09/13/2019

I’ve spent 15 years in a job that breaks my heart My workmates don’t want to know me; my boss doesn’t value me. Should I just shut up and take what I’m given?I spend every working day in a cubicle in a bland office. My job is fairly solitary. I have tried to organise events to make work more fun, to develop camaraderie with colleagues. They don’t a...
21:32, 09/13/2019

How to wear coords | Jess Cartner-Morley Essentially a suit for softies – it looks smart and makes you smileMeet the coord. Matching separates, but in knit or jersey or silk, with no tailoring. It is essentially a suit for softies, and I am quite into this as an emotional tone. In a coord you are wearing two matching pieces, so you get tha...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Edie Campbell: 'Fashion has an environmental problem – and I am complicit' With the clothing industry slow to respond to the impending climate catastrophe, how does a major model square her career with concern for the planet?Read more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplementFashion is, as an industry, the world’s second largest po...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Boeing 737 Max fallout: How an 8 a.m. nonstop turned into an evening flight with a stop Flight changes have arrived in waves as airlines have repeatedly had to take the Boeing 737 Max out of schedules with the plane's return uncertain.       ...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Biden, fellow Democrats back on campaign trail after third presidential debate Former Vice President Joe Biden returned to the campaign trail on Friday after a Democratic debate that largely reinforced his front-runner status for the party's presidential nomination, leaving his rivals searching for how to wrest away the top spot....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Bahamas relief operation frustrated by approach of new storm A storm system threatening the Bahamas with more heavy downpours and strong winds on Friday hampered the search for 1,300 people missing in the wake of the worst hurricane in the nation's history and a massive humanitarian operation to help survivors....
22:00, 09/13/2019

TIFF 2019: Harriet Isn’t the Epic, Raw Tale You’re Waiting For “Harriet’s a film about freedom; it’s not about slavery,” director Kasi Lemmons mused amid the clinking and clanking of silverware as myself and several other black critics surrounded her during an intimate dinner at a swanky Toronto hotel....
22:00, 09/13/2019

The Hardest Working Woman in Hair: The Glow Up Joins Celebrity Stylist Ursula Stephen on Her NYFW Grind If you think about some of the most innovative, gorgeous hair looks of your favorite celebrities, there’s a solid chance Ursula Stephen’s hands were involved. The star stylist is the talent behind any number of Rihanna’s most iconic and shape-shifting looks, and, in recent years, has helped create t...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Joe Biden Appears to Be The Last Person to Realize That Joe Biden Will Never Be President Between two and four times a week, I come home from whatever it is I was doing before, I change into gym-appropriate clothes, I stuff a four-year-old Gap Kids baby bag repurposed as a gym bag with a pair of Kyrie 5s, a knee brace, extra socks, and a T-shirt, and I make the drive to one of the places...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Reality comes Undone in exquisite new series from BoJack Horseman team It’s no mean feat to craft a show compelling enough to be consumed in one sitting, let alone one that practically demands you do it all over again immediately after finishing it, despite the fact that six other shows have probably premiered in the time it took you complete the first binge watch. But...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Freeform releases the premiere date and first gut-punching look at the Party Of Five reboot Today Freeform announced the release date for its reimagined reboot of the classic ‘90s drama, Party Of Five. The new iteration, which comes directly from current-day headlines as it explores immigration reform, will premiere on January 8, 2020. The network also gave a sneak peek at an emotional sce...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Creative Michigan high school kids cosplay like pros for their ID photos Michigan’s North Farmington High School has little competition when it comes to taking ID photos. As part of an annual tradition, its seniors are encouraged to dress non-traditionally for their IDs as their favorite meme, film, TV character, or any other pop culture icon....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Find out who (or what) is following Chester in this The Terror: Infamy exclusive The Terror: Infamy has embarked on a mission to shine a light on an infamous but rarely discussed chapter of American history: the internment of Japanese Americans from 1942 to 1945. That look into the past—both the nation’s and that of the Nakayama family, including Derek Mio’s Chester—has struggle...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Shaun Livingston Outlasted Everything Given everything we know and can reasonably surmise about where the organization was and the people in charge of it, it seems safe to say that the Los Angeles Clippers didn’t have anything specific in mind when they drafted Shaun Livingston out of an Illinois high school with the fourth pick of the ...
22:00, 09/13/2019

American Gladiators Is Iconic Because It Took Itself Just Seriously Enough Virtually from the moment that it launched 30 years ago this week, people both loved and misunderstood American Gladiators. For a show that was successful with viewers and which inspired a constellation of spinoffs and reboots and knockoffs, it’s a strange legacy. Bill Hicks’ “Go back to bed, Americ...
22:00, 09/13/2019

| Democrats intensify 'impeachment' probe of Trump Democrats have stepped up their impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump even as the party's leaders remained dubious about the political value of the move 14 months before the next presidential election....
22:00, 09/13/2019

FBI investigates payroll company accused of stiffing $35M from small businesses The FBI and the New York State Department of Labor confirmed this week they are investigating allegations that a widely-used payroll company diverted nearly $35 million in employee pay to its own bank account before abruptly closing up shop, leaving more than 250,000 employees across the country wit...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Pliskova wins twice in a day to reach Zhengzhou semis, Svitolina out Top seed Karolina Pliskova started Friday in the last-16 at the inaugural Zhengzhou Open and ended the day in the semi-finals after defeating Polona Hercog and Sofia Kenin in succession....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Rallying: Lappi leads Ogier in Citroen one-two in Turkey Finland's Esapekka Lappi led world champion team mate Sebastien Ogier by 17.7 seconds in a Citroen one-two after a rocky first full day at Rally Turkey on Friday....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Swedish women's tournament canceled as dispute continues The Swedish Ice Hockey Association (SIHA) has canceled a proposed four-nation tournament featuring the United States, Canada and Finland in November as a dispute with the nation's female internationals continues....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Tokyo snow: Japan's Olympic organizers trial slush machines to beat summer heat Olympic officials used a snow machine to spray a crowd of volunteers with shaved ice and slush on Friday as they tried out ways to keep spectators cool at next year's summer games in Japan....
22:00, 09/13/2019

U.S. and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the brand name Zantac, after they found traces of a probable cancer-causing impurities in some versions of the medicine....
22:32, 09/13/2019

DiNapoli: MTA needs to better maintain, modernize subway system The MTA needs to improve service through system maintenance and modernization for long-term revenue — rather than quick-fix fare hikes and job cuts, a new budget analysis from State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli found. But the agency’s “budget reduction plan” currently takes the opposite approach in the ...
22:32, 09/13/2019

Top Canadian police intelligence officer charged with leaking secret information A top Canadian police intelligence officer has been charged with leaking secret information, authorities said on Friday, in what could be a major security breach....
22:32, 09/13/2019

Exclusive: Turkey's Erdogan says to discuss with Trump buying U.S. Patriot missiles Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said he will discuss buying U.S. Patriot missiles with President Donald Trump this month, saying his personal bond with the U.S. leader could overcome a crisis caused by Ankara buying Russian air defense systems....
22:32, 09/13/2019

Six UAE servicemen killed in Yemen road accident Six soldiers from the United Arab Emirates were killed in a road collision, state news agency WAM reported on Friday, in an incident that Yemeni officials said had occurred earlier this week on a road between Yemen's Shabwa and Hadramout regions....
22:32, 09/13/2019

Hillary Clinton Trolled For Reading Emails At Art Exhibit Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton drew sarcastic remarks from social media users after she visited an art exhibition in Italy where she read out her own leaked emails....
22:32, 09/13/2019

"Sort Out Mess You Created": Heckler Yells At Boris Johnson Boris Johnson was heckled by a protester as he made a speech in northern England on Friday, with a man demanding to know why the British prime minister wasn't in parliament fixing the mess he had......
22:32, 09/13/2019

Indonesians Choked By Toxic Haze Due To Forest Fire Pray For Rain Hundreds of people held a mass prayer for rain in a smoke-filled Indonesian city on Friday, desperately hoping that downpours will extinguish forest fires and wash away the toxic haze covering wide......
22:32, 09/13/2019

Soho loft from first ‘Real World’ season slashes price again Artist Edwina Sandys has chopped the price of her Soho loft. It is now asking $6.8 million — down from its most recent asking price of $7.5 million. Sandys is the granddaughter of Sir Winston Churchill and the first cousin of Sir Nicholas Soames, whom Prime Minister Boris Johnson recently expelled f...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Europe urges Iran to cooperate with UN nuclear watchdog Britain, France, Germany and the EU have issued a joint statement warning Iran to stick to its commitments under the 2015 deal on its nuclear program. Tehran's recent actions and activities were "deeply concerning."...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Why Trump shouldn't run the North Korea playbook on Iran North Korea's ongoing weapons program has shown why an imperfect nuclear deal is better than no deal at all. By applying "maximum pressure," the US has isolated Tehran and failed to stop Pyongyang....
23:00, 09/13/2019

13 cultural references that made Friday the 13th unlucky Through myths, books and films, Friday the 13th has become an unusual day — even for those who aren't superstitious. The makers of the same-named movies might know a thing or two about this....
23:00, 09/13/2019

International Motor Show 2019: It's all so green here! The International Motor Show in Frankfurt is taking place amid tough economic conditions and a sharpened social debate around the combustion engine. Henrik Böhme reports....
23:00, 09/13/2019

'Lovers of Modena' skeletons were both men The famed "Lovers of Modena," skeletons discovered hand-in-hand, have been revealed to be two men after an analysis of the remains. The pair could have been fellow soldiers, siblings or cousins, said researchers....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Kamala Harris' debate performance fails to sway big-money donors Sen. Kamala Harris failed to impress wealthy financiers in the third debate. Bundlers and big-money donors are still not ready to back her candidacy....
23:32, 09/13/2019

When are age and acuity fair game? Castro’s Biden attack means Democrats are now going to have to decide. The most notable exchange in Thursday night’s Democratic debate, in which former housing secretary Julián Castro seemed to allude to former vice president Joe Biden’s mental sharpness, may or may not......
23:32, 09/13/2019

Macaskill on markets: Investment banks and the sharing economy Bankers in Europe have discussed pooling resources across different institutions for some years, as the threat from bigger US rivals has become painfully obvious....
23:32, 09/13/2019

Is the World Bank fit for purpose? From governance issues to mounting competition, the World Bank faces myriad challenges, but its proponents remain convinced of its importance to the modern world....
23:32, 09/13/2019

UK petrol and diesel prices: ASDA, Tesco and Sainsbury’s cut petrol prices by 3p News 13 Sep, 2019 ASDA cut the price of petrol at its pumps by 3p per litre, causing Tesco and Sainsbury’s to follow suit; RAC welcomes “overdue” cuts...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Liz Cheney throws lighter fluid on feud with Rand Paul BALTIMORE — Republican Rep. Liz Cheney is not backing down from her Twitter feud with fellow Republican Rand Paul.Cheney, the third-ranking House Republican and head of the party’s messaging efforts, told reporters on Friday that she “enjoyed” duking it out with Paul over foreign policy and arguing ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Springsteen's 'Western Stars' scores standing ovation at Toronto Film Festival Bruce Springsteen's concert movie "Western Stars" received a standing ovation at its premiere at the Toronto Film Festival on Thursday, with the rock star describing it as a "continuation of the stories" he has told throughout his career....
23:32, 09/13/2019

The release date for Netflix’s epic ‘Game of Thrones’ rival might have just leaked We’ve told you for a while now that Netflix will launch its own Game of Thrones alternative in late 2019. The Witcher is easily one of the most exciting Thrones rivals that will premiere this year. Only Amazon’s Lord of the Rings TV series might have a better chance of becoming the next ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Greta Thunberg joins climate protest in Washington Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg joined other youth demonstrators Friday in a protest and march outside the White House to demand action by the U.S. government on climate change. (Sept. 13)        ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Huffman arrives for admissions scheme sentencing "Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman has arrived at Boston's federal court to learn her fate in the college admissions scandal. (Sept. 13)        ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Ohio mom gets 3 years' probation for corpse abuse A young Ohio woman acquitted of killing her newborn but convicted of corpse abuse has been sentenced to three years' probation. (September 13)        ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

The man behind the new Tyson Fury Declan Taylor speaks to Ben Davison, Tyson Fury's precocious young trainer ahead of the Otto Wallin fight in Las Vegas The post The man behind the new Tyson Fury appeared first on Boxing News....
00:32, 09/14/2019

FTC to Clarify Its Power to Regulate Big Tech The Federal Trade Commission plans to lay out exactly how U.S. antitrust laws apply to big technology companies—an effort intended to guide its own enforcement and highlight potential regulatory gaps....
00:32, 09/14/2019

|FelicityHuffmangets14daysjailinUScollegescandal "Desperate Housewives" actress Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to two weeks in jail for paying bribes to help her daughter gain admission to a prestigious American university....
00:32, 09/14/2019

U.S. Justice Gorsuch sees value of immigration through wife's eyes Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch on Friday extolled the value of immigration and said his wife's experience as a naturalized U.S. citizen from Britain has helped give him a greater appreciation of the American system of government....
01:00, 09/14/2019

Google Nest Hub Max vs Amazon Echo Show: which smart display is better? In the on-going war between Amazon and Google to win your smart home, the companies have released a number of products to keep you connected, entertained and now, keep you safe as well. If you want all of the above in a single device, however, your best bets are the latest Amazon Echo Show (2nd...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Some exclusive Apple Arcade games can actually be played on consoles When Apple got to the stage at WWDC 2019 and then its September iPhone 11 product event to show off Apple Arcade, one of the main draws to the subscription gaming platform was that the games would be exclusive to it. However, it turns out that's not actually true.One of the main games shown off...
01:00, 09/14/2019

The new network shows to watch (and the ones to skip) The major networks were once the centerpiece of the fall in terms of pop culture. Now, they're just one more group crying for attention, in a fourth-quarter that will see an onslaught of streaming and cable fare and the launch of studio-backed streaming service Disney+ as well as Apple TV+....
01:00, 09/14/2019

The MixtapE! Presents Halsey, Drake and More New Music Musts New music Fridays are a thrilling, yet daunting prospect for any music lover. It's essentially a weekly holiday where fan-favorite artists and fresh faces alike drop their latest......
01:00, 09/14/2019

Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart's Major PDA Proves They're Definitely Back Together Lili Reinhart and Cole Sprouse just put the public in PDA. Back in July amid multiple reports, a source told E! News the longtime pair split earlier in the summer. The source noted that......
01:00, 09/14/2019

"Careless" Nick Cannon Says He Wanted Christina Milian to Catch Him Cheating Nick Cannon is responding to ex Christina Milian's recent relationship confession. Earlier this week, the Falling Inn Love actress sat down for a candid chat with Justin Sylvester for......
01:00, 09/14/2019

Grey's Anatomy Season 16 Is About the Consequences Of the Romantic Comedy No one is getting off easy in Grey's Anatomy season 16. After everybody had a good time falling in love and committing the occasional crime in season 15, they're now facing the......
01:00, 09/14/2019

Relive Brad Pitt's Star-Studded Dating History: From Gwyneth Paltrow to Angelina Jolie Brad Pitt's love life is making headlines once again. The Ad Astra actor, who has had relationships with a number of A-list stars over the years, just took a trip down romance lane......
01:00, 09/14/2019

SmileDirectClub jumps in second trading day, after disappointing IPO SmileDirectClub surged more than 11% in midday trading Friday, recovering some losses after the company saw its shares plummet 28% during its disappointing market debut Thursday....
01:32, 09/14/2019

Federal officials investigate sex abuse in US Olympic organizations Feds looking into how NGOs handled sex-abuse allegationsA proposed bill would strengthen congressional oversightFederal investigators are looking into the way the US Olympic and Paralympic Committee and national governing bodies of Olympic sports handled sex-abuse allegations, people with knowledge ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Tyrone Mings: ‘My best development came from enjoying my football’ The Aston Villa defender believes intensity can destroy the pleasure and has set up two academies based on this principleIt is just before 6.30pm on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after England defeated Kosovo in an eight-goal thriller, and Harry Kane is refusing to give Tyrone Mings a moment’s peace...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Arsenal’s Alexandre Lacazette ruled out until October with ankle injury • Arsenal depleted in attack for busy spell of matches• Gabriel Martinelli and Tyreece John-Jules could get chancesAlexandre Lacazette will be out until October as he recovers from an injury to his left ankle, leaving Arsenal short of attacking options during a spell that brings seven matches in thr...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Jofra Archer says Steve Smith 'didn't look as nailed on as usual' – video Jofra Archer said he had a feeling something was not right with Australia’s Steve Smith on day two at the Oval. ‘It might just be my perception of it but he didn’t look as nailed on as he usually is’. When told by a journalist that Smith was flu-ridden, Archer replied: ‘I knew there was something!’J...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Virtual reality helps kids getting X-rays (Reuters Health) - A virtual reality program with cartoon characters may reduce children's fear before imaging procedures, a South Korean study suggests....
01:32, 09/14/2019

Three-time NBA champion Shaun Livingston announces retirement after 15-year career Shaun Livingston, who played 15 years in the NBA and won three championships with the Golden State Warriors, announced his retirement Friday.       ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Yanks' Boone 'optimistic' about injured Encarnación, Sánchez New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone says he's "optimistic" both Edwin Encarnación and Gary Sánchez will be able to return before the end of the season       ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Daughters dispute Pat Bowlen's trust, risking disinheritance Two daughters of late Broncos owner Pat Bowlen are challenging the trust set up to determine the next controlling owner of the team       ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Lamborghin could revolutionize electric supercars Lamborghini's newest supercar, the $2 million Sián hybrid, will be the fastest and most powerful Lamborghini ever made. But it also represents a small step toward what Lamborghini hopes will be the future of electric cars....
02:16, 09/14/2019

TfL Tube workers to take industrial action over 'explosion in passenger violence' Workers on parts of London Underground will take industrial action over claims there has been an "explosion" of passenger violence and anti-social behaviour....
02:16, 09/14/2019

|Mboweni:'Lotsofnoise'oneconomicplan,butpublicfeedbackAWOL South African Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is awaiting responses to his economic policy plan, but so far reaction from the public has been slow, he said....
02:16, 09/14/2019

|Numsaandautomakersbreakdeadlock,reach3-yearwageagreement Trade union Numsa on Friday reached a three-year wage deal agreement with automotive manufacturers after wage negotiations reached a deadlock earlier this month....
02:16, 09/14/2019

The Creators of Bojack Horseman on Pushing the Limits of Adult Animation Even Further With Undone Over its five seasons, Netflix’s Bojack Horseman has become one of the darkest and saddest shows on television. There are divorces, betrayals, heavy bouts of depression, drug overdoses and dementia; one Emmy-nominated episode features the main character eulogizing his mother for 25 straight ex...
02:17, 09/14/2019

Rihanna Knows How to Throw a Party. One Successful Night at Her Diamond Ball Is Proof The ladies’ bathroom at Cipriani Wall Street in downtown Manhattan is a palatial marble space. But the stalls are small. Rihanna, in a black velvet gown with a dramatic trumpet-flared hem that stuck out several feet, didn’t seem bothered by the constraints. The singer, fashion and beauty...
02:17, 09/14/2019

Missouri AG refers 12 former Catholic priests for potential prosecution after abuse probe Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced Friday that his office had referred 12 former Roman Catholic priests for possible criminal prosecution following a 13-month probe of how diocesan leaders handled allegations of child abuse. ...
02:48, 09/14/2019

Miami adult-content website announces $10M bid for Miami Heat arena naming rights A Miami-based porn website announced on Thursday a $10 million bid for the naming rights to American Airlines Arena, the home of the Miami Heat NBA franchise. ...
02:48, 09/14/2019

Antonio Brown appears to address critics after being accused of sexual assault, rape in lawsuit Embattled New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown appeared to address his critics in a video from teammate Tom Brady’s training center Thursday....
02:48, 09/14/2019

Scientists Debut Powerful Magnet for Future Particle Collider Physicists at Fermilab have produced and tested a powerful magnet of the sort that could appear in the next generation of particle colliders.Read more......
03:16, 09/14/2019

Apple, Google, Amazon, and Facebook Execs Asked to Hand Over Private Emails in House Antitrust Probe House lawmakers probing Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon for potential antitrust violations have requested the companies turn over internal records, including executives’ own communications.Read more......
03:16, 09/14/2019

Stop Asking Cory Booker If Everyone Should Be Vegan to Save Earth Houston, Texas, served as the backdrop of the third Democratic presidential debates held on Thursday night. It’s the perfect place to talk about sea level rise, the United States’ role as the second-largest oil exporter, frontline communities, a just transition for fossil fuel workers, recovery and ...
03:16, 09/14/2019

Boko Haram Is Back. With Better Drones. After a decade of devastating war with Boko Haram extremists, they are now better armed than ever and have more sophisticated drones than the demoralized Nigerian military....
03:48, 09/14/2019

Without Homes, or a State: In Dorian-Battered Bahamas, Haitians Are Hard Hit More than 2,000 people evacuated to Nassau from ravaged islands, almost all Haitian, are in shelters with nowhere to go. ‘Some dogs are living better.’...
03:48, 09/14/2019

How to Set up a Used Mac When You Don't Know the User Name or Password We’re tackling a fun issue with geeky hand-me-downs in this week’s Tech 911. I wish I knew someone older than me—a parent, a brother, an awesome neighbor—who had laptops and smartphones and gadgets galore that they could pass my way when they were sick of using them....
03:48, 09/14/2019

The Best Tools for Conquering Your Massive 'Read Later' List A “read later” list is an essential productivity tool. Sending articles to a separate app for later reading keeps you focused when you’re at work, and gives you something productive to do on your phone during downtime. But it’s easier to save an article than to read it, so stories on “read later” li...
03:48, 09/14/2019

The Most Important Moments From Last Night's Presidential Debate On Thursday night, 10 Democratic presidential candidates debated issues of climate change, healthcare, and criminal justice reform on stage in Houston. Candidates like former Texas rep. Beto O’Rourke stood out among heated discussions of gun control; others, like former Secretary of Housing and Urba...
03:48, 09/14/2019

How to Stop Losing Remotes When You Have Kids You see that remote in that baby’s hand? That’s gonna be missing in about 15 seconds. Because you’re going to turn away for a moment, you’re going to pop your coffee mug into the microwave (again) and by the time you return, it will be long gone....
03:48, 09/14/2019

Use Old School Index Cards for Capturing New Ideas I’ve tried Evernote and Scrivener, paper planners and Moleskines, and seemingly every app under the sun to capture my ideas. But I keep coming back to one simple, underrated tool to catch those half-baked ideas and thoughts that don’t seem to fit in anywhere else. The perfect place is the humble ind...
03:48, 09/14/2019

'American Ninja Warrior': A champion will be crowned for the first time in four years In a nail-biter of a finale, an "American Ninja Warrior" champion will win the $1M grand prize for the first time since 2015.        ...
03:48, 09/14/2019

You can stay at this North Pole Igloo hotel for $105K a night Ever dream of vacationing at the North Pole? Me neither. But this new luxury lodging at the top of Earth may change your mind — if you can afford the $105,000 (95,000 euros)-a-night price tag. In April, when temperatures at the North Pole may reach a balmy 45 degrees, North Pole Igloos hotel will po...
03:48, 09/14/2019

World’s first cheese conveyor-belt restaurant is now open An endless carousel of artisanal cheeses? “Dairy” to dream no longer. Go ahead and pinch yourselves, because this conveyor-belt cheese-tasting restaurant is no hallucination. Pick & Cheese opened Sept. 7 in London’s Seven Dials Market, Lonely Planet reported, where cheese lovers ca...
03:48, 09/14/2019

University of Wyoming honors black players kicked off football team in 1969 Fifty years after 14 black football players were kicked off the University of Wyoming football team for seeking to wear armbands to protest racism, eight of them returned to the Laramie campus to commemorate the anniversary....
03:48, 09/14/2019

Washington Spirit wants to satisfy big Audi Field crowd vs. Megan Rapinoe and Reign FC Coach Richie Burke stressed the need for a win to stay in the playoff race, saying, "If we are going to continue to pull in big crowds, we’ve got to have a good product."...
03:48, 09/14/2019

Here are the systematic risks of WeWork's IPO Scott Crowe, CenterSquare Investment Management, and CNBC's Robert Frank, join 'The Exchange' to discuss the risks of WeWork's IPO....
03:48, 09/14/2019

Rolls-Royce expands dealership footprint to Denver The newest dealership marks the automaker's 38th location in the U.S. and 45th in the Americas region, which also includes Canada, Brazil, Chile and Mexico. The Americas region is the brand's largest globally....
03:48, 09/14/2019

'They feasted on him': Cancer-stricken veteran bitten 100 times in VA facility ant infestation before dying An Air Force veteran battling cancer was bitten more than 100 times by ants days before he died at a Veterans Affairs hospital in Georgia, according to his daughter....
04:16, 09/14/2019

Missouri attorney general refers 12 cases of alleged Catholic clergy sex abuse for prosecution Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt on Friday said he is referring 12 cases of alleged sexual abuse by members of the Catholic clergy to local authorities for possible prosecution....
04:16, 09/14/2019

Mercedes first to win back-to-back Grand Turismo World Tour finals Mercedes was victorious in the fourth 2019 Gran Turismo World Tour event at Red Bull's Hangar-7 in Austria, becoming the first-ever manufacturer to win back-to-back finals...
04:16, 09/14/2019

Justice Dept. to Honor Team That Worked on Kavanaugh Confirmation Process The attorney general will award those who worked “to support the nomination” of Brett M. Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, according to an email reviewed by The New York Times....
04:48, 09/14/2019

Ari Fleischer: The Democratic agenda is putting the party in jeopardy for 2020 A liberal Democratic agenda is putting the party in danger of losing the 2020 presidential election, former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer said Friday....
04:48, 09/14/2019

DOJ watchdog submits draft report on alleged FISA abuses to Barr The Justice Department’s inspector general told lawmakers Friday his team is nearly finished with its long-awaited review of alleged surveillance abuses by the DOJ and FBI during the Russia investigation, saying they have submitted a draft to the attorney general and are “finalizing” the report ahea...
04:48, 09/14/2019

Black-market THC-vape operation busted in Wisconsin, police say (credit: Ecig Click) Authorities in Wisconsin say they’ve busted an alleged large-scale operation making tens of thousands of bootleg THC-containing vape products. Authorities seized over $1.5 million worth of THC product from a single residence late last week. In a press conference Wednesday, the...
04:48, 09/14/2019

Global stocks, bond yields lifted by U.S.-China trade hopes A gauge of global stocks rose for an eighth straight day and benchmark government bond yields climbed on Friday after signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks, as well as a solid U.S. retail sales report, allayed recession worries....
04:48, 09/14/2019

UK PM Boris Johnson denies lying to queen as he struggles to get Brexit done U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday denied lying to Queen Elizabeth II over the advice he gave her about a bill suspending Parliament -- as he struggles to find a way to complete Britain’s departure from the E.U. amid a coordinated opposition against Brexit....
05:16, 09/14/2019

David Quinn already setting his expectations for Rangers A day after Rangers team president John Davidson said making the playoffs was “a goal,” but “improvement” was the main focus for the team, in came second-year head coach David Quinn to answer just how he plans to marry those two ideas. Quinn went back to one of his philosophical tenets, something he...
05:16, 09/14/2019

The Secret To The Success Of Bastion, Pyre, And Hades: No Forced Crunch, Yes Forced Vacations It’s been ten years since Supergiant Games opened its doors. The team put all of their hopes into the studio’s debut game, Bastion, an action-RPG with a narrator. It succeeded with flying colors. Since then, the studio has released Transistor, Pyre, and Hades, every single one receiving critical acc...
05:16, 09/14/2019

Bankrupt California utility blamed for deadly wildfires agrees to $11bn payout PG&E to pay insurers of claimants from two years of blazes, including Paradise fire that left 86 dead, in tentative dealA utility company with a history of sparking wildfires has agreed to pay $11bn to a group of insurance companies representing claimants from deadly northern California wildfires in...
05:16, 09/14/2019

Bahamas: new cyclone threatens Hurricane Dorian relief efforts Tropical Cyclone Nine expected to drop up to 15cm of rain as operation to provide food and shelter continuesA tropical cyclone carrying heavy rain and strong winds has neared the already devastated Bahamas, threatening to complicate Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts as the UN secretary general arriv...
05:16, 09/14/2019

Sad face: New Zealander takes clown to redundancy meeting Josh Thompson hired clown – who reportedly mimed crying as the paperwork was handed over – as emotional support aideIf you think emotional support animals have got out of control, prepare yourself for news of an emotional support clown. Related: Trump explains his distinctive orange hue: it's the li...
05:16, 09/14/2019

Five dead as torrential rain and floods batter Spain Almería and Murcia airports closed with many areas on high alert as downpours continueFive people have died as heavy rain and flash-flooding continue to batter south-eastern Spain, swelling rivers, turning roads into torrents and forcing the shutdown of two regional airports.Police in Almería said a...
05:16, 09/14/2019

‘Tunisia’s Berlusconi’ the wild card as nation goes to the polls Jailed Nabil Karoui hopes to appeal to voters disillusioned by lack of progress since Arab springCampaigning ends on Friday in Tunisia’s presidential election before Sunday’s first round of voting, pitting more than two dozen candidates against each other, including a media mogul running for office ...
05:16, 09/14/2019

Farmers react cautiously to China excluding soy, pork from new tariffs Soy and pork prices jumped Friday after China announced it would exclude those commodities from its latest round of tariff escalations, but farmers say it's too soon to celebrate....
05:48, 09/14/2019

Scientists, students, activists plan global strike ahead of UN climate summit On Sept. 20, millions of people are planning to walk out of their homes, workplaces and classrooms and take to the streets to demand action of climate change, three days before the UN holds an emergency climate summit....
05:48, 09/14/2019

Texas Republican lawmaker to Beto O'Rourke: 'My AR is ready for you' Republican Texas state Rep. Briscoe Cain drew fierce ire Thursday night for a gun-related tweet that many considered to be a death threat against Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke....
05:48, 09/14/2019

Democratic debate focuses on gun control, trade, healthcare Democratic presidential hopefuls tackled a host of topics, including gun control, healthcare and trade, in the third round of primary debate in Houston Thursday night....
05:48, 09/14/2019

'Off our heads' - Cameron reveals pot-smoking school days David Cameron has revealed how he and his schoolmates would row to an island to "roll up" and get "off our heads" - and said he was nearly expelled when teachers found out....
06:16, 09/14/2019

Antibiotics prior to immunotherapy lower survival rate for cancer patients, study says Cancer patients who took antibiotics before starting immunotherapy survived, on average, for two months following treatment, according to a new study....
06:16, 09/14/2019

BJP MPs Replace Congress Leaders As Heads Of 2 Parliamentary Panels Two crucial parliamentary panels, the standing committees on finance and external affairs, which were headed by Congress MPs in previous Lok Sabha are now chaired by BJP MPs....
06:16, 09/14/2019

190 Countries Adopt Delhi Declaration On Climate Change At UN Meet The world needs to consider land-based solutions for climate action and biodiversity to achieve the long-term goals of the Paris Agreement, said the Delhi Declaration adopted by over 190 countries on......
06:16, 09/14/2019

UP Ministers To Start Paying Tax, Four-Decade-Old Practice Ends The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday decided that ministers will start paying their own income tax, ending a four-decade-old practice of the state exchequer shelling out the amount annually for......
06:16, 09/14/2019

Trinamool Slams BJP After Amit Shah Asked To Inaugurate Durga Puja Amid accusations by the ruling Trinamool Congress that the BJP is politicising Durga Puja, West Bengal's biggest festival, a city committee has requested Union Home Minister Amit Shah to inaugurate......
06:16, 09/14/2019

Fury, Wilder agree to terms of rematch, third fight-report Heavyweights Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder have agreed to terms for their highly anticipated rematch, promoter Bob Arum told BT Sport, while also signing a deal for a third fight....
06:16, 09/14/2019

"I Look Orange, It's The Lightbulb": Trump's Dig At Energy-Saving Policy While the Democratic presidential debate was underway on Thursday, President Donald Trump was behind a pulpit of his own, addressing House Republicans at a policy retreat in Baltimore. In between......
06:16, 09/14/2019

Disney CEO Cuts Ties With Apple Because They're Not Called the 'Streaming Wars' for Nothing Disney CEO Bob Iger has bowed out of Apple’s board of directors ahead of what’s sure to be a heated competition come November when both companies release their dueling standalone streaming services. According to a filing Apple submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday, he resigne...
06:16, 09/14/2019

The RetroBeat: The Dreamcast needs its own micro-console I reviewed the Sega Genesis Mini earlier this week, and I love this micro-console homage to the 16-bit masterpiece. But that wasn’t the only Sega-themed retro event of the week. The Dreamcast celebrated its 20th anniversary on September 9. The Dreamcast is one of my favorite systems ever, but ...
06:48, 09/14/2019

ProBeat: Wolfram’s natural language understanding looks incredibly useful Wolfram Alpha Notebook Edition is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. The natural language understanding (NLU) functionality is awesome for students.Read More...
06:48, 09/14/2019

Hong Kong protesters have a new anthem Mid Autumn Festival is typically celebrated with lanterns, lion dances and mooncakes, but this year Hong Kong is adding a more recent tradition: protests....
07:16, 09/14/2019

The opioid crisis: A 20-year conspiracy against patients. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, may have been the prime mover in the Big Bang of opioids in the 1990s, when doctors were aggressively treating pain and OxyContin was pushed as a non-addictive medication. But Purdue didn’t act alone....
07:16, 09/14/2019

Meet the three North Korean hacking groups funding the country’s weapons programs Enlarge / Hacking for their home country, we guess. The Trump administration is sanctioning three North Korean hacking groups widely accused of carrying out attacks that targeted critical infrastructure and stole millions of dollars from banks in cryptocurrency exchanges, in part so the country ...
07:16, 09/14/2019

Personalized sound for every concert goer: Today Aerosmith, tomorrow at a venue near you Imagine perfect sound quality at every live show. Dream on, you say? It's real: THX and Mixhalo are democratizing live audio so Steven Tyler's screeching vocals will follow you around -- and every seat in the house will be the best seat in the house....
07:16, 09/14/2019

People are losing it over a hot dog couch and hamburger chair selling for more than $12,000 combined Bergdorf Goodman Luxury department store Bergdorf Goodman is selling a hot dog couch and a hamburger chair. But these fast food furniture pieces don't come cheap. The couch costs $7,100, while the hamburger chair retails for $4,950. Art and design company Seletti first sold the novelty furniture, w...
07:48, 09/14/2019

With teenage vaping at all time high, schools are turning to 'vape detectors' to snuff out secret smokers Soter Technologies With concerns over teenage vaping at an all-time high, schools all around the country are starting to embrace vape detectors, which are capable of detecting vape smoke that normal smoke detectors cannot. These vape detectors are often placed in bathrooms, closets, and other priv...
07:48, 09/14/2019

Steve Smith Unfazed By Burden Of Australia Run-Scoring Steve Smith again shouldered the run-scoring burden for Australia on Friday, scoring 80 at the Oval -- his lowest total of a sensational Ashes series....
08:16, 09/14/2019

How The Gap, Old Navy plan to utilize data, IT, e-commerce as they split up in pursuit of growth The Gap as it is known today will split brands such as Gap, Banana Republic and Athleta and Old Navy for better focus. Executives outlined their data strategies in an analyst meeting....
08:16, 09/14/2019

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's Father BN Yugandhar Dies Microsoft Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella's father and former IAS officer B.N. Yugandhar passed away in Hyderabad on Friday after brief illness....
08:48, 09/14/2019

Dozens arrested as Extinction Rebellion protesters blockade Melbourne bridge The climate protesters had promised to shut down the Princes Bridge near Flinders Street station from middayClimate protesters have blockaded a bridge in central Melbourne with police moving in and arresting multiple people.Organisers from the Extinction Rebellion movement promised to shut down the ...
08:48, 09/14/2019

Drone Attacks On Saudi Arabia's Aramco Oil Plants Trigger Fires Saudi Aramco: Fires broke out at two facilities of Saudi Arabia's state-run oil producer Saudi Aramco after they were struck by drones early Saturday, the kingdom's interior ministry said. An......
09:16, 09/14/2019

Human Bodies Move Significantly Over A Year After Death, Scientist Says An Australian scientist has proved that human bodies move around significantly for more than a year after death, in findings that could have implications for detectives and pathologists around the......
09:16, 09/14/2019

DOJ opposes House panel's request for more Mueller probe materials as it pursues impeachment The Justice Department told a judge Friday that the House Judiciary Committee shouldn't be granted access to unreleased material from the former special counsel's Russia investigation as it weighs whether to move forward with impeachment proceedings against President Trump. ...
09:16, 09/14/2019

Jets get encouraging Le’Veon Bell and C.J. Mosley injury news The Jets got positive injury news Friday — and more could be on the way. An MRI exam revealed running back Le’Veon Bell has no structural damage in his sore shoulder, and middle linebacker C.J. Mosley is hopeful his groin injury won’t keep him out of Monday night’s game against the Browns. “My plan ...
09:48, 09/14/2019

Former SkyWest pilot sues South Dakota cops who administered his failed breathalyzer test A former SkyWest pilot sued the police who handled his blood alcohol tests, saying he's been unable to find work since 2016 despite not being charged.       ...
09:48, 09/14/2019

Bulgarian FA slams England boss Southgate over racism concerns "The president of the Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) Borislav Mihaylov has expressed his indignation and disappointment over comments by England manager Gareth Southgate about the prospect of racism at next month\u0027s Euro 2020 qualifier in Sofia."...
10:16, 09/14/2019

Mamata Banerjee "Committed To Farmers", Recalls "Historic Day" For Singur West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said that her government is committed to the welfare of farmer and also to promote industry in the state....
10:16, 09/14/2019

Free software icon Richard Stallman has some moronic thoughts about pedophilia The world of academia is in turmoil over the shock discovery that disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein funded several several prestigious science and technology research labs, including MIT’s Media Lab, long after his 2008 conviction for sex crimes involving children. For the late Epstein, his genero...
10:16, 09/14/2019

Tunisia elections: New issues, new candidates Tunisians are heading to the polls in mid-September. This time, the battle for the country's highest office is different. There's a lot of passion involved, as always, but the issues are more serious....
10:48, 09/14/2019

EU plans energy tax to combat climate change Climate protection is high on the public agenda and EU finance ministers want to get in on the discussion. They have many ideas on carbon dioxide emissions pricing, but are yet to find an answer, reports Bernd Riegert....
10:48, 09/14/2019

Bahamas brace for Tropical Storm Humberto amid hurricane cleanup More bad weather is bearing down on the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Tropical depression Humberto strengthened Friday night into a tropical storm and was threatening some of the same islands devastated by Hurricane Dorian earlier this month. The storm was about 130 miles off the coast of Great Abaco I...
10:48, 09/14/2019

NYPD cop accused of racist tirade in Nashville pleads no contest An NYPD cop accused of drunkenly breaking into a woman’s Nashville home and hurling racial slurs at her and her family pleaded no contest to charges brought against him on Friday. Michael Reynolds, 25, who is charged with aggravated criminal trespassing and three counts of assault, entered the...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Vista sued by ex-Solera director accused of aiding fired CEO The buyout firm headed by Robert F. Smith — the billionaire who stunned Morehouse College graduates this spring by telling them he would pay off all their student debt — has been slapped with an explosive lawsuit that accuses it of self-dealing. Smith’s fund Vista Equity Partners used automotive sof...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Shocking video shows mob pummel man outside Minnesota’s Target Field Shocking surveillance footage shows a senseless beatdown outside the Minnesota Twins stadium, where a group of thugs throw a man to the ground, pummel him, take off his pants and, at one point, run over him with a bicycle. The nearly two-minute clip, posted to social media Friday, starts with a man ...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Roy Hodgson opens up about Crystal Palace transfer 'jealousy'... and compares Mauricio Pochettino to Arsene Wenger Roy Hodgson has admitted a certain level of jealousy over the transfer funds made available to the likes of Mauricio Pochettino and Rafa Bentiez, managers previously considered hamstrung by tight transfer budgets....
11:16, 09/14/2019

Jose Mourinho reveals 'hurt' after criticising Chelsea boss Frank Lampard following Man Utd defeat Jose Mourinho has revealed it "hurt" him to criticise Frank Lampard after the Chelsea manager suffered a heavy defeat to Manchester United in his first game in charge....
11:16, 09/14/2019

Diane von Furstenberg unveils the ‘ScrapWrap’ made of trash Diane von Furstenberg is now designing rubbish — for a good cause. The iconic fashion designer, who is famous for her universally flattering wrap dresses, debuted the “ScrapWrap” made from textile leftovers and other post-consumer waste materials at New York Fashion Week. The eco-fab pro...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Anna Sui gasped when she first saw Madonna in famed babydoll dress It smells like teen spirit. The babydoll dress that turned Anna Sui into a fashion superstar unleashes a flood of memories about the early days of grunge — when Nirvana ruled the airwaves and the original supermodel squad (Naomi, Linda, Christy) helped turn a short, frilly frock into a fashion icon....
11:17, 09/14/2019

Ford Models chairman accused of plunging company into debt with ‘reckless’ spending Josee Neron, a former VP of Operations, says Chairman Gerald Banks spent money in a "frivolous and reckless manner for years" — using company funds to pay for exorbitant executive salaries, redecorate the office with expensive furniture and attend a client's European wedding, according to the a...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Rangers begin training camp with goal of making the playoffs The New York Rangers have two clear goals this season: to keep improving and return to the playoffs after a two-year absence       ...
11:48, 09/14/2019

Abreu, Moncada lift White Sox over Mariners 9-7 Jose Abreu and Eloy Jimenez hit solo home runs, Yoan Moncada drove in four runs and the Chicago White Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 9-7       ...
11:48, 09/14/2019

Votto, VanMeter go deep, Reds beat sinking Diamondbacks 4-3 Joey Votto and Josh VanMeter homered, Luis Castillo pitched five solid innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3       ...
11:48, 09/14/2019

Basketball: U.S. finish seventh at World Cup after Poland win The U.S. cruised to a 87-74 win over Poland to finish seventh at the FIBA Basketball World Cup on Saturday, putting the seal on the worst-ever performance for the Americans at the tournament....
12:32, 09/14/2019

Former Idaho governor candidate under investigation in 1984 slaying Steve Pankey, a former candidate for Idaho governor, recently revealed he is under investigation in the 1984 slaying of a Colorado girl.        ...
12:32, 09/14/2019

Vikings’ Rudolph: Fantasy football changed sports Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph discusses how fantasy football has changed the way fans approach sports. (Aug. 20)        ...
12:32, 09/14/2019

Why the Dow has rebounded from turmoil in August and is nearing a new record Stocks were set to close hire Friday for the eighth straight day and third week. The market has rebounded from August plunge and nears a record high       ...
13:16, 09/14/2019

Disney CEO Robert Iger departs Apple's board with video streaming showdown looming Walt Disney Co. CEO Bob Iger has stepped down from Apple's board as the two companies prepare to launch competing video streaming services.       ...
13:16, 09/14/2019

The 25 most popular things you can buy at L.L.Bean From cozy flannel to those iconic Bean Boots, the most popular things you can buy at L.L.Bean can help you stay warm and stylish all season long.       ...
13:16, 09/14/2019

$100,000 Per Person. That's The Price To Stay At Igloo-Themed Hotel A Finnish luxury travel company is set to open a movable hotel at the North Pole that offers a rare and eco-conscious experience for the adventurous traveler who can swing the roughly $100,000 price......
13:17, 09/14/2019

Groundbreaking trial aims to reduce miscarriages by 50% Women who have suffered recurrent miscarriages will take part in a groundbreaking trial to find out if antibiotics could reduce inflammation of the womb and increase live birth rates....
13:18, 09/14/2019

|DronessparkfiresattwoSaudiAramcooilfacilities Drone attacks sparked fires at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities early Saturday, the interior ministry said, in the latest assault on the state-owned energy giant as it prepares for a much-anticipated stock listing....
13:48, 09/14/2019

A Debate Recap, and a Debate Preview: This Week in the 2020 Race Also this week, Kamala Harris releases a long-awaited plan, Elizabeth Warren wants to expand Social Security, and President Trump has a new Republican challenger....
14:16, 09/14/2019

Abortion doctor's family finds remains of more than 2,200 fetuses at his home after his death: reports The remains of more than 2,200 unborn children have been found at the Illinois home of a former Indiana abortion doctor who died earlier this month, according to reports....
14:48, 09/14/2019

Fury vs Wallin live stream: how to watch the boxing online from anywhere tonight With his career back on track, Tyson Fury is looking to his extend his undefeated record against Sweden's Otto Wallin tonight. The showdown is all set for the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and you can live stream Fury vs Wallin as it happens - and no matter where you are - by following this guide...
14:48, 09/14/2019

|BonangtacklestheseriousissueofperiodpovertyinGlobalCitizendocuseries Global Citizen hosted a number of celebrity guests at a gala dinner in Johannesburg as they launched their six-part docu-series, Activate: The Global Citizen Movement, which stars SA celeb Bonang Matheba....
15:16, 09/14/2019

Brad Pitt gives one of his best performances as a lonely, James Bond-like astronaut in 'Ad Astra' Warning: There are minor spoilers ahead for "Ad Astra." Brad Pitt stars as a lonely astronaut in the space film where he sets off on a mission to find his long lost father (Tommy Lee Jones) who was previously believed to be dead. Pitt's performance is one fans will be talking about along with the ci...
15:48, 09/14/2019

Goldman Sachs slaps Apple with the lowest price target of any major research firm as analysts predict TV+ will eat iPhone profits (AAPL) Apple Apple dropped as much as 2.3% on Friday after Goldman Sachs predicted the company's new accounting will cut into iPhones' average selling price. Analysts with the bank lowered their target to $165 per share from $187, setting a new lowest expectation for Apple shares among major Wall Street b...
15:48, 09/14/2019

Storm-weary regions on alert again as Tropical Storm Humberto gains strength Residents and officials along the southeastern coast of the United States are once again on alert for a brewing tropical system in the Atlantic, just over a week after Hurricane Dorian lashed the region....
15:48, 09/14/2019

Former British PM David Cameron ‘sorry’ for divisions caused by Brexit referendum His two successors — first Theresa May and now Prime Minister Boris Johnson — have wrestled with the Brexit issue and have thus far been unable to win parliamentary backing for an exit plan agreed with EU leaders....
15:48, 09/14/2019

Thousands scrambling to find work in the Bahamas after hurricane Dorian As the northwestern Bahamas struggles to recover from Dorian, residents braced for newly formed Tropical Storm Humberto, which was expected to hit two islands over the weekend....
15:48, 09/14/2019

Fights break out at Hong Kong mall amid counter protests The situation turned chaotic as groups of people traded blows and some used umbrellas to hit their opponents. Police later moved in to defuse the situation, with several people detained....
15:48, 09/14/2019

'American Ninja Warrior' Epic Fails 'American Ninja Warrior' tests the mettle of contestants with a grueling obstacle course. Not all make it without epic falls.        ...
16:32, 09/14/2019

Zooey Deschanel Is Dating Property Brother Star Jonathan Scott New couple alert--and this one may come out of left field. One week after announcing her separation, Zooey Deschanel is moving on with Property Brothers star Jonathan Scott. She and the......
16:32, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman Reflects On Her ''Eternal Shame'' in Tearful Sentencing Speech Felicity Huffman is facing the consequences of her actions. On Friday, the mother-of-two was sentenced to 14 days in prison, plus supervised release for one year, 250 hours of community......
16:32, 09/14/2019

Butcher dominates both BTCC Knockhill free practice sessions Rory Butcher dominated free practice for the British Touring Car Championship round at Knockhill, finishing both sessions more than 0.2s clear of the opposition...
16:32, 09/14/2019

Biohackers fell for a company selling hydrogen water, but many now say it's all a big scam Trusii's hydrogen water machines were supposed to help users with their health problems, but customers claim the company is running a giant scam....
16:32, 09/14/2019