NEWS2BUSINESS.NET: Top News and Analysis 03:48, 09/14/2019

RIP MoviePass

As of Saturday September 14, 2019, MoviePass has moviepassed on. The not-quite-all-you-can-watch film screening subscription service shut down at the age of 8, after a long battle with theater chains, competitors, custom...

RIP MoviePass

Source: lifehacker.com

It's Curtains on the MoviePass Grift After launching a service that seemed too good to be true, MoviePass parent company Helios and Matheson have abruptly announced that the beleaguered movie ticket subscription service will be shutting down permanently tomorrow, September 14th. Read more......
03:16, 09/14/2019

The Morning After: MoviePass shuts down Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Apple's big iPhone 11 event revealed the biggest news of the week, but that's not all that happened. Tesla went plaid, we celebrated the Dreamcast and Honda put a price tag on its cute EV. Check out those highli......
11:32, 09/15/2019

MoviePass is shutting down for good It’s curtains for movie subscription trailblazer MoviePass. The cash-strapped service, known for a failed experiment to sell unlimited movie tickets for $10 a month, is shuttering for good on September 14, parent company Helios and Matheson Analytics announced Friday. MoviePass subscribers were noti...
06:16, 09/14/2019

Congratulations: You just outlived MoviePass Well, it finally happened: MoviePass’ long-running metamorphosis from “viable, popular business” into “cautionary tale about assuming you’ll figure out where the revenue is coming from later, okay?” is now complete, as the company announced today that it was shutting down. No “restructuring,” no “ne...
23:17, 09/14/2019

MoviePass is shutting down on September 14th MoviePass is shutting down. On Friday, the subscription service announced it will stop offering discounted movie tickets on Saturday, September 14th. In a press release, the company said its "efforts to recapitalize MoviePass have not been successful......
11:32, 09/15/2019

MoviePass Subscription Service Shuts Down (NEW YORK) — MoviePass, the movie ticket subscription service that allowed subscribers to buy up to three movie tickets per month for a small fee, shut down Saturday. Its future is unclear. Helios and Matheson Analytics, the parent company of MoviePass, said Friday in a release that it was int...
07:48, 09/15/2019

MoviePass to Halt as Parent Explores Possible Sale MoviePass parent Helios & Matheson plans to “explore all strategic and financial alternatives,” including a sale or reorganization, and said MoviePass would stop service, effective Saturday....
01:32, 09/15/2019

MoviePass Ending Its Run, 2 Years After Millions Signed Up A low subscription fee in 2017 attracted subscribers but resulted in huge losses. It continued to burn through cash while struggling to find a business model that worked....
03:48, 09/14/2019

MoviePass claims surprise shutdown is only temporary MoviePass is taking the summer off. The cash-strapped cinema subscription service announced Friday that it would be shutting down for several weeks under the guise of making improvements to its app. The surprise interruption began early in the morning on July 4, and will continue on for an undetermi...
02:33, 07/06/2019

Now that MoviePass is dead, can we please start funding sensible businesses? Ding dong, the completely unsustainable witch is dead. As we reported earlier today, MoviePass is shutting down. It leaves behind a few now-useless cards, and several major VC funds out of pocket to the tune of $68.7M. Make no mistake, this was a completely predictable turn of events. For over a yea...
10:16, 09/14/2019

MoviePass is effectively dead and will shut down September 14 If you’re still a Movie Pass subscriber for some reason, it appears tonight is your last chance to use the service. In an “I hope no one notices” late Friday press release, the company announced it “would be interrupting the MoviePass service for all its subscribers effective September 14, 2019,” an...
10:16, 09/14/2019

MoviePass temporarily shuts down service to work on its app The monthly movie ticket subscription service MoviePass temporarily shut down today. The company claims it did so to complete work on its mobile app. It's unclear how long the outage will last, but in a tweet MoviePass said the service could be down......
09:01, 07/06/2019

MoviePass' internal workings somehow even more of a shitshow than we all already assumed We’ve always known—in a deep, instinctual way—that MoviePass, a business that began with selling movie tickets to millions of people for less than they paid for them, and then just sort of spiraled out from there, was probably not the most functional business in existence. Even so, a new piece publi...
07:16, 08/09/2019

MoviePass User Records Said to Have Been Exposed on Public Server MoviePass has reportedly exposed thousands of unencrypted customer card numbers and personal credit cards because a critical server was not protected with a password....
22:16, 08/21/2019

It's a Wrap: MoviePass Ends Theater Subscription Service MoviePass, which gained popularity for attempting to bring a Netflix-style subscription approach to out-of-home entertainment, offered a low price that proved to be unsustainable....
18:01, 09/14/2019

MoviePass is shutting down. Discount service to bring the curtain down this week MoviePass, the service that allowed film buffs to catch flicks at a discount, will stop operating this week, and may not return       ...
13:16, 09/14/2019

MoviePass confirms breach that leaked credit card numbers On Tuesday TechCrunch reported that security researcher Mossab Hussein, with the firm SpiderSilk, found an exposed, unencrypted MoviePass database with millions of records. Some of those included numbers for its custom debit cards that are used when......
12:48, 08/22/2019

MoviePass changed passwords to lock out users once it ran out of sane ideas Back in the summer of 2018, the beleaguered movie ticket app MoviePass was attracting a firestorm of complaints from users who were unable to use the app (for which they were paying $10 a month to see one film per day) to buy tickets for some new blockbusters, like Mission: Impossible — Fallou...
06:00, 08/10/2019

MoviePass sent to nice farm upstate with app updates, lots of room to run As anyone who tried to use subscription movie service MoviePass to duck into the theaters this holiday weekend—and we’re aware that that’s a proposition that hinges on so many hypotheticals at this point that it might as well be non-existent—already knows, the company’s service “went dark” on Thursd...
00:48, 07/07/2019

Bye, bye Sinemia: MoviePass competitor calls it quits, abruptly shuts down US operation After months of trying to keep up with the competition, Sinemia has officially shut down. Here's how you can get a refund.        ...
01:32, 04/29/2019

MoviePass Customers: Check Your Credit Card Statements for Fraudulent Charges If you’re a MoviePass customer, you might want to take an extra close look at your credit card statements—or considering replacing your card altogether....
20:16, 08/21/2019

MoviePass Apparently Left 58,000 Customer Records Exposed on a Public Server Ticketing app and ongoing shitshow MoviePass has been burning through whatever could possibly remain of its finances at an incredible rate—when last the imploding startup was in the news, it was because it reportedly tried to prevent users from actually using it by changing their passwords and barri...
05:48, 08/21/2019

As MoviePass seeks to resuscitate its business, movie theaters are moving in on its turf On Thursday, MoviePass suspended its service while it undergoes unspecified "improvements" to its product, but a revamp may be unable to save the company....
02:00, 07/06/2019

Regal Cinemas' MoviePass-Style Unlimited Plan Will Start at $18 Per Month MoviePass may be limping along in zombie form, just waiting for some finance bro to put it out of its misery, but its unlimited subscription model continues to spread and mutate. On Friday, Regal Cinemas announced that it’s launching its own version of an unlimited movie plan that should be a pretty...
03:48, 07/27/2019

Regal Cinema's Reportedly Set to Launch a MoviePass-Style Unlimited Subscription Plan Movie prices just ain’t what they used to be. And with box office numbers still dwindling, Regal Cinemas is reportedly the latest movie theater chain to jump into that unlimited subscription fray. Read more......
03:16, 07/03/2019

MoviePass admits to exposing users' personal information, debit card numbers online The struggling movie ticket subscription app may have exposed customers' private information online, according to a report.       ...
16:48, 08/22/2019

MoviePass reveals customer data breach, adding latest stupid insult to a mountain of idiotic injuries “Insult to injury” is one of those phrases that gets tossed around a lot in certain circles, enough that it can often feel diluted when the time to truly deploy it finally arrives. Which leaves us with something of a conundrum tonight, as we struggle to figure out what to call the news—reported on b...
06:16, 08/22/2019

MoviePass Changed User Passwords and Activated a 'Trip Wire' to Prevent User Access MoviePass’ reality TV-level spiral from a promising startup to absolute shitshow hits all the markers for poor business management and abysmal consumer-facing service. But according to a new report, MoviePass’ also intentionally disrupted its own service by changing user passwords and activating a s...
01:00, 08/10/2019

Unnao Rape Survivor Records Statement Before Court At AIIMS The Unnao rape survivor on Thursday recorded her statement on a stretcher at the temporary court set up at the AIIMS hospital. The teen had accused Uttar Pradesh MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar of rape in......
02:16, 09/13/2019

Sonia Gandhi Asks Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot To Work In Coordination Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday met Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and his deputy Sachin Pilot, asking them to work in coordination and not make public statement criticising the......
02:16, 09/13/2019

PM Modi Brought "Bad Luck": HD Kumaraswamy's Take On Moon Mission Karnataka's former Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had brought "bad luck" when he stepped into the Bengaluru premises of the Indian Space Research Organisation,......
02:16, 09/13/2019

Amid Judge's Transfer Row, Top Court Says Decisions Have "Cogent Reasons" The recommendations for transfer of Chief Justices and Judges of various High Courts are based on "cogent reasons", the Supreme Court said today amid a row over the shifting of a judge from the Madras......
02:16, 09/13/2019

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....
02:16, 09/13/2019

I Need A Family Friendly Car That's Fast And Unique! What Car Should I Buy? Brian’s wife loved her Audi Allroad but it met an untimely end. She is looking for a replacement wagon but wants something a bit more unique this time. She has a fairly healthy budget for an all-wheel drive hauler. What car should she buy?...
02:16, 09/13/2019

There's A Gorgeous Dead Land Rover Discovery Sitting In My Backyard But I'm Not Entirely Sure Why For reasons I don’t fully understand, a beautiful, green, manual transmission, non-running, 1995 Land Rover Discovery has taken up residence in my backyard. And after looking at this British off-roader closely, I think I’ve fallen in love....
02:16, 09/13/2019

Tesla Didn't Have Laguna Seca Officiate Its Alleged Record Model S Lap Time: Report After making a bunch of noise on Twitter about taking the Tesla Model S to the German Nürburgring after the Porsche Taycan set a record there, Tesla instead claimed it set a record time for a sedan around Laguna Seca. The only problem is the track reportedly did not officiate it, so their time didn’...
02:16, 09/13/2019

Popeyes: Just make your own chicken sandwiches When Popeyes unveiled its new chicken sandwich last month, it unexpectedly took the US by storm, sparking a shortage that resulted in lawsuits and a “hangry” mob. Popeyes is working to get its sandwich back in restaurants, but it has formulated a way for customers to assuage their cravin...
02:17, 09/13/2019

Walmart rolls out unlimited grocery delivery subscription Walmart is rolling out an unlimited grocery delivery subscription service this fall as it races to gain an advantage in the competitive fresh food business. The service will charge an annual membership fee of $98 for subscribers to access unlimited same-day delivery, which will be offered in 1,400 s...
02:17, 09/13/2019

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

Comment Of The Day: Figment Of Your Imagination Edition Quit your job. Fix an old Land Rover. Prove you’re alive. If you don’t claim your humanity you will become a statistic. You have been warned....
02:48, 09/13/2019

Friday's retail sales could be murky because of last month's Amazon Prime Day 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....
02:48, 09/13/2019

"No Reason To Be Optimistic," Says EU's Brexit Negotiator On Deal With UK Europe's chief Brexit negotiator warned European lawmakers Thursday that he has no reason to be optimistic that Brussels and London will agree an orderly divorce....
02:48, 09/13/2019

US Woman In Coma After Using Mercury-Tainted Anti-Wrinkle Skin Cream A Sacramento, California, woman went to the emergency room with numbness in her hands and feet, slurred speech and trouble walking in July. The 47-year-old mother of five wasn't having a stroke or a......
02:48, 09/13/2019

Hong Kong Protesters Target Metro Station Again Amid Lantern Festival Hong Kong activists will combine pro-democracy protests with lantern celebrations marking the Mid-Autumn Festival this weekend after a brief lull in sometimes violent demonstrations which have rocked......
02:48, 09/13/2019

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...
03:32, 09/13/2019

Biden mocks Sanders: ‘For a socialist, you've got a lot more confidence in corporate America than I do’ Former Vice President Joe Biden mocked "socialist" Bernie Sanders at Thursday night’s Democratic presidential debate for having "confidence in corporate America" when it comes to his sweeping "Medicare-for-All" health care plan....
03:32, 09/13/2019

Dem debate turns into melee over health care, Obama, socialism as candidates struggle to show unity Long-simmering policy disputes between Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and a slew of other candidates exploded into the open during Thursday night's Democratic primary debate, as the candidates -- often with raised voices -- laid bare their fundamental disagreements on "Medicare-for-all,...
03:32, 09/13/2019

Knives were out for Bolton at all levels, from Mulvaney aide on up The departure of national security adviser John Bolton this week was the culmination of months of sharp-elbowed conflicts between the foreign policy hawk and officials at all levels of the administration -- with sources revealing even a quietly influential aide to the White House chief of staff was ...
03:32, 09/13/2019

‘Did it work, Mommy?’’: Top Obama aide describes moment she realized reality was more important than rhetoric Former ambassador Samantha Power credits her young son with teaching her not to be too proud of the speeches that won her prominence as an “impassioned” critic of Russian aggression....
04:16, 09/13/2019

Senators ask why the military bombed 'a bunch of terrorists hiding in the bushes' with super-expensive F-35 Members of the Senate Armed Services Committee want to know why F-35s, which cost $35,000 an hour each to fly, were used to strike "a bunch of terrorists hiding in the bushes" when cheaper options may have been available....
04:16, 09/13/2019

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....
04:16, 09/13/2019

Two killed as torrential rains sweep away cars in Spain Two siblings died on Thursday when floodwaters caused by torrential rain dragged their car and flipped it over in eastern Spain, local emergency services said, as authorities warned residents to brace for further storms across large parts of the country....
04:16, 09/13/2019

Climate protesters arrested at Texas port ahead of U.S. presidential debate Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water....
04:16, 09/13/2019

Oil spill clean-up at Equinor's Bahamas terminal underway after Dorian damage Norway's Equinor has begun cleaning up an onshore oil spill at its South Riding Point terminal in the Bahamas, which was damaged by Hurricane Dorian, and said on Thursday it will step up the operation in the coming days....
04:16, 09/13/2019

Donald Trump weighs in as Dem hopefuls prepare to debate President Donald Trump is weighing in on the Democratic primary field hours before his would-be opponents face off on the debate stage in Houston. (Sept. 12)        ...
04:48, 09/13/2019

It came from outer space: Newly discovered comet is likely interstellar visitor A newly discovered comet appears to be from outside our solar system. If confirmed, it would be only the second such object ever detected.        ...
04:48, 09/13/2019

Greenpeace oil protesters dangle from Texas bridge At least 11 Greenpeace protesters could be seen dangling from a bridge near Houston ahead of the third 2020 Democratic debate .(Sept 12)        ...
04:48, 09/13/2019

Hilarious obituary honors prankster dad. He left 'a house full of crap' and decades of laughter The out-of-the ordinary, down-to earth viral obituary is bringing a lot of smiles to folks after Joe Heller, 82, of Connecticut died Sunday.        ...
04:48, 09/13/2019

For Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker' hair, it wasn't always easy going green Getting into his 'Joker' character proved challenging for Joaquin Phoenix, from making his hair green to keeping the journal of a tortured soul.        ...
04:48, 09/13/2019

Believe the hype: Meryl Streep calls upcoming 'Little Women' adaptation a 'masterpiece' Meryl Streep hit Toronto Film Festival with 'The Laundromat' but also hyped Greta Gerwig's new adaptation of 'Little Women' with Saoirse Ronan.        ...
04:48, 09/13/2019

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....
04:48, 09/13/2019

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 ...
04:48, 09/13/2019

Lamborghini driver doing 131 mph tells cops he was ‘just showing off’ A bro pulled over for doing 131 mph in a Lamborghini admitted he was “just showing off,” according to cops. Officers in Newark, Ohio, could not hide their frustration at the 23-year-old who treated the I-77 like a race track in the early hours Wednesday, according to bodycam video obtain...
04:48, 09/13/2019

Proposal would buy one-way bus tickets for Seattle’s homeless population As the Seattle area tries to tackle its homelessness crisis, an official wants to spend $1 million to expand a strategy of buying bus tickets out of town for people living on the streets....
04:48, 09/13/2019

Facebook Expands the Reach of a Tool That Exposes Users to More Local News (SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook is trying to coax “news deserts” into bloom with the second major expansion of a tool that exposes people to more local news and information. But the social network confesses that it still has a lot to learn. The social media giant said Thursday it is exp...
04:48, 09/13/2019

Democratic debate: Biden spars with Warren and Sanders while others battle for survival – live The three frontrunners clashed on healthcare and other issues while lower-polling candidates vied to break through 4.20am BST Beto O’Rourke is already moving to capitalize on his biggest line of the night, when he pledged to enact a mandatory buyback of assault weapons.Hell yes, we're going to take ...
05:32, 09/13/2019

Motherless Brooklyn review – Edward Norton's weighty labour of love The actor returns to the director’s chair for a respectable if heavy-going adaptation of Jonathan Lethem’s best-selling crime thrillerThis film is a labour of love from its writer-producer-director-star Edward Norton, as loving as it is laborious, maybe. Motherless Brooklyn is an adaptation of Jonat...
05:32, 09/13/2019

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....
05:32, 09/13/2019

Attacks on Biden in Debate Highlight Divide Over the Obama Legacy The Democratic front-runner repeatedly invoked President Barack Obama’s name while some of his rivals said the party needed to move well beyond the policies of the last Democratic president....
05:32, 09/13/2019

Alison Cheek, Pioneering Episcopal Priest, Is Dead at 92 In a controversial 1974 ceremony, she and 10 other women became priests. Then she became the first to celebrate the Eucharist in an Episcopal church....
05:32, 09/13/2019

"It Was In Front Of Us": Plane Crashes On US Highway, Hits Vehicle A small plane crashed after takeoff and struck a car Thursday morning in Prince George's County, Maryland, hitting the vehicle on U.S. 50 and injuring two people inside, authorities said....
05:32, 09/13/2019

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....
06:16, 09/13/2019

Trump Administration Turns Over Official's Name Amid Dispute Over Saudi Role in 9/11 Attacks The Trump administration turned over a key piece of new information to lawyers for 9/11 victims’ families, a move that could cast light on long-disputed reports of Saudi government involvement in the attacks....
06:16, 09/13/2019

ECB Acts to Spur Eurozone's Flagging Economy The European Central Bank cut its key interest rate and launched a sweeping package of bond purchases Thursday that lays the groundwork for a long period of ultraloose monetary policy, jolting European financial markets and triggering an immediate response from President Trump....
06:16, 09/13/2019

Champion Clijsters' shock return a very welcome one "The Belgian will be back on tour in 2020, playing a reduced schedule as she looks for her fifth Grand Slam title - and it\u0027s a very welcome return, writes Carrie Dunn."...
06:16, 09/13/2019

Cruz slams anti-gun execs: ‘Oh so brave’ Texas Sen. Ted Cruz ripped “oh so brave” corporate executives demanding gun control, calling them ill-informed on guns and more interested in playing politics....
06:17, 09/13/2019

Hurricane-ravaged Bahamas faces new tropical storm threat The Bahamas may face more hardship as a developing tropical disturbance approaches less than two weeks after Hurricane Dorian hammered the island chain....
06:48, 09/13/2019

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....
06:48, 09/13/2019

Giants WR Cody Latimer exits practice with calf injury An already thinned receiving corps for the Giants appears to be dwindling even further. Cody Latimer joined Sterling Shepard on the sidelines during practice Thursday, and both have been listed as questionable for Sunday’s game against the Bills. Shepard already was in concussion protocol after sust...
06:48, 09/13/2019

Nick Foles has a long wait before taking over Jaguars again Nick Foles waited patiently for his chance, and now he’ll have to wait some more. The newly minted Jaguars quarterback left the Week 1 matchup against the Chiefs with a broken collarbone, and was placed on injured reserve with a designation to return on Monday. That means his latest gig will b...
06:48, 09/13/2019

In Defense of Justify, Bob Baffert Lets Others Do the Talking for a Change The Hall of Fame trainer declined to comment on a drug test report, but his lawyer said contamination had led to detection of a banned substance in Justify weeks before he began his run to the 2018 Triple Crown....
06:48, 09/13/2019

Injuries Mar Yankees’ Doubleheader Sweep of the Tigers Gary Sanchez left the second game an inning after he had been thrown out in his first stolen-base attempt this year, and Edwin Encarnacion homered in the first game but left with an oblique problem....
06:48, 09/13/2019

New SNL hire Shane Gillis opts for the ever-crappy "Sorry you're sorry" approach After the sort of day that pretty much no one could have seen coming—except, presumably, stand-up comic and recent Saturday Night Live hire Shane Gillis, who apparently attempted to scrub large swathes of his podcast, containing off-color, racist, and homophobic comments, before taking the high-prof...
06:48, 09/13/2019

HBO might be preparing to announce a second Game Of Thrones spin-off that's all about dragons HBO already has one Game Of Thrones spin-off series that’s in the works, focusing on an era of Westeros history that predates pretty much anything and everything from the show—including, as George R.R. Martin explains, the very concept of there only being “seven kingdoms”—but Entertainment Weekly sa...
06:48, 09/13/2019

Comedian Sabrina Jalees tells us how to make a baby without "the shortcut" If you’ve seen Sabrina Jalees’ stand-up or listened to her on a podcast in the past two years, then there’s a chance you’ve heard her tell the amazing story of how she and her wife had their son, Wolfie. It’s a tale of surf instructors, back tattoos, and Moana, and it’s one that the comedian is happ...
06:48, 09/13/2019

MLB roundup: 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....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Judge’s HR helps Yanks complete sweep of Tigers Aaron Judge hit a two-run homer, Domingo German pitched four innings of scoreless relief and the New York Yankees defeated the host Detroit Tigers 6-4 in the second game of a doubleheader on Thursday....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Pirates finish off series win in San Francisco The Pittsburgh Pirates used triples from Cole Tucker and starting pitcher Joe Musgrove to build a lead, then got a home run from Jacob Stallings as insurance in a 4-2 win over the host San Francisco Giants on Thursday afternoon....
07:16, 09/13/2019

OBJ: Jets DC Williams promotes cheap shots Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. on Thursday accused New York Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams of encouraging "dirty hits" and said the coach's tactics cost him much of the 2017 season....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Alarm Bells? Darnold out, Bell hurt as Jets prep for Browns Quarterback Sam Darnold is out indefinitely with mono and will not play Monday when the New York Jets host the Cleveland Browns. But that's only the beginning of the bad news spreading for New York....
07:16, 09/13/2019

13 essential Vietnam experiences Vietnam has stunning variety in cities, landscapes and food. We've come up with a list of the top 13 things to do -- from an aerial tour of Halong Bay to a tea experience steeped in culture....
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 ...
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

Cancer patients use crowdfunding for medical bills, expenses (Reuters Health) - Even cancer patients who seemingly have health insurance are seeking donations online to help with medical bills, travel, drug costs and sometimes living expenses while they undergo treatment, a U.S. study suggests....
07:17, 09/13/2019

Andrew Yang’s plan to give 10 families $1,000 a month drew giggles, Oprah GIFs — and legal concerns “It’s original, I’ll give you that," said South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg of Yang's call for people to go to Yang2020.com for a chance to receive $1,000 monthly....
07:48, 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....
07:49, 09/13/2019

WeWork to List on Nasdaq, Make Governance Changes WeWork’s parent company has chosen to list its shares on Nasdaq and plans sweeping changes in its governance as the shared workspace provider speeds up preparations for its hotly anticipated initial public offering in the face of tepid interest from investors....
07:49, 09/13/2019

U.S. Deficit Tops $1 Trillion for First Time in Seven Years The U.S. budget gap widened to more than $1 trillion in the first 11 months of the fiscal year, the first time year-to-date deficits have topped that mark since 2012....
07:49, 09/13/2019

Economists Don't See Path to 3% Growth The Trump administration’s goal of achieving economic growth of 3% or better is looking increasingly remote this year, according to forecasters surveyed by The Wall Street Journal....
07:49, 09/13/2019

Feds Step Up Safety Investigation on Nissan's Auto-Braking System Federal safety regulators are taking a closer look into the automatic emergency-braking system on more than a half-million Nissan Rogue sport-utility vehicles, which owners complain can cause their vehicles to slam on the brakes for no reason....
07:49, 09/13/2019

Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. accuses Jets DC Gregg Williams of teaching 'dirty hits' Cleveland Browns star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. believes New York Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams teaches players "cheap shots" and "dirty hits."...
07:49, 09/13/2019

Biden attacks Warren, Sanders over cost of healthcare plans in Democratic debate Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden clashed with progressive challengers Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders on healthcare in a debate on Thursday, defending Obamacare and pushing them to be honest about the cost of their plans....
07:49, 09/13/2019

Best laptop sales in Australia: Cheap laptops to buy in September 2019 If you're looking for a cheap laptop or a mammoth saving on a premium portable computer, you've come to the right place. We've scoured the web for savings – from the usual suspects to the niche deal sites – and rounded up all the genuine and worthwhile specials in one ne...
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

Hard Truths, Photography and Why We Should ‘Never Look Away’ An exhibit of award-winning New York Times photography is in Australia for the first time. The images present us with an opportunity — if only we’ll engage....
08:16, 09/13/2019

Rally Turkey WRC: Neuville and Mikkelsen in early lead, Tanak seventh World Rally Championship title hopeful Thierry Neuville shared the joint-fastest time on the opening stage of Rally Turkey with team-mate Andreas Mikkelsen as Hyundai set the pace...
08:16, 09/13/2019

U.S.-China rift gets a relationship status The Trump administration’s trade policy with China has gradually come to be associated with the phrase “decoupling.” The emergence of the phrase, which is generally used to mean a simple pullback in trade between the two countries, shows how far the Trump administration has shifted the debate on tra...
08:16, 09/13/2019

O'Sullivan clinches dramatic comeback win over Wilson in Shanghai "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan clinches a dramatic comeback win over Kyren Wilson at the Shanghai Masters. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player."...
08:16, 09/13/2019

Andrew Yang Plans To Give Out $1,000 A Month to 10 Families. That May Be a Violation of Election Law, Experts Say Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang plans to announce at the debate in Houston tonight that his campaign will give 10 additional families $1,000 per month for a year, according to prepared remarks provided to TIME. But the gifts, which are meant to highlight the cornerstone campaign propo...
08:48, 09/13/2019

Author J.K. Rowling Donates $18.8 Million to Research Into the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (LONDON) — Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has made a substantial donation for research into the treatment of multiple sclerosis at a center named after her late mother. The 15.3 million-pound ($18.8 million) donation announced Thursday will be used for new facilities at a research center bas...
09:32, 09/13/2019

One Step Closer to ‘Beam Me Up’? Teleportation is Possible…At Least at the Quantum Level Have you ever seen Star Trek? If so, you must be familiar with characters being ‘beamed’ from one spacecraft to another, or to a planet. While Star Trek is fictional, there are some concepts presented that make sense from a scientific point of view. ...
10:00, 09/13/2019

Reclaimed lakes and giant airports: how Mexico City might have looked The Mexican capital was founded by Aztecs on an island in a vast lake. No wonder water flows through so many of its unbuilt projectsEver since Mexico City was founded on an island in the lake of Texcoco its inhabitants have dreamed of water: containing it, draining it and now retaining it.Nezahualco...
10:00, 09/13/2019

New GOP PAC Launches With Ad Looking to Ride Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Popularity A new Republican PAC aimed at elevating “the next generation of Republicans” debuted during Democratic presidential debate on Thursday with an ad featuring Republican darling/foe, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY)....
10:32, 09/13/2019

‘Anthem’ heads to EA Access after rocky launch Anthem, the open-world action RPG by Bioware and EA, had a less than stellar debut earlier this year. The game is now available to EA Access and Origin Access subscribers, giving the troubled title one more chance to turn around its fate. Gamers will......
10:32, 09/13/2019

Indie darling 'To the Moon' makes its console debut in January Indie darling To the Moon will launch on Nintendo Switch on January 16th. Developer XD Network and publisher Freebird Games shared the revised release date in a new YouTube teaser. The title was previously set to launch this summer....
10:32, 09/13/2019

Vudu adds parental control to skip adult scenes Vudu, the streaming video platform owned by Walmart, announced today a new batch of parental controls that will give guardians the ability to automatically skip or mute scenes that contain objectionable content. The new Family Play tool will allow pa......
10:32, 09/13/2019

Google's search results will highlight original reporting Google has updated its search algorithm to give more prominence to original reporting. The company's vice president of news, Richard Gingras, wrote in a blog post that it should be easier for people to find the origins of a news story....
10:32, 09/13/2019

Two Goats 'Arrested' In Telangana For Grazing On Saplings Can animals also commit crimes? The answer of Telangana Police appears to be in the affirmative as they "arrested" two goats for grazing on saplings planted by a NGO....
10:32, 09/13/2019

She was found dead at a beach in 1972. DNA helped police identify a suspect An 11-year-old girl went on a bike ride on Thanksgiving Day in 1972. The next day her body was found dumped on a rocky beach near the Pacific Ocean in Southern California. She'd been raped and strangled....
11:00, 09/13/2019

CNN analyst's baby gets liver transplant A CNN commentator's 8-month-old baby is on the road to recovery after receiving a liver transplant less than two weeks ago at Duke University Hospital....
11:00, 09/13/2019

Harvard reviewing millions of dollars in donations Jeffrey Epstein gave to the Ivy League school Bacow said the review is ongoing, and that it has already found that Epstein made several gifts to the school before the financier pleaded guilty to a sex crime in 2008....
11:32, 09/13/2019

New Delhi to slash use of cars in November to cut pollution: chief minister India's capital New Delhi will enforce strict restrictions on use of private cars from Nov. 4-15 to curb pollution, its chief minister said on Friday, in an effort to help improve air quality that tends to deteriorate sharply in winter months....
11:32, 09/13/2019

There’s a Full Moon Due on Friday the 13th for Most of the U.S. The Next One Isn’t for Another 30 Years The next full moon is set to make an appearance on the most ominous date on the calendar this month. A September full moon, also known as a “Harvest Moon,” will be visible to many Americans this Friday the 13th. According to NASA, the moon will be full early Saturday morning, Sept. 14, ...
11:32, 09/13/2019

Cam Newton on Panthers' frustrating 0-2 start: Fans 'deserve better' Panthers fans voiced their displeasure more than once with boos during a 20-14 loss to the Buccaneers. Cam Newton said he heard — and understood — their frustration       ...
11:32, 09/13/2019

Antonio Brown admonishes haters in live video from Tom Brady's fitness center Facing allegations of sexual assault and rape in a civil lawsuit, Antonio Brown couldn't help but go live on Instagram to talk about the haters.       ...
11:32, 09/13/2019

Hoosiers looking for finishing touch against No. 6 Buckeyes The Indiana Hoosiers feel like they're watching movie sequels each time they see tape of their most recent games against Ohio State       ...
11:32, 09/13/2019

Trump says he will unveil 'middle-income' tax plan in 2020 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his administration would unveil a tax overhaul plan aimed at middle-income households next year, amid the 2020 presidential election....
12:00, 09/13/2019

Caroline Calloway’s ex-BFF Natalie Beach denies they’re colluding for fame Many people think the viral rift between disgraced Instagram influencer Caroline Calloway and her ex-BFF/ghostwriter Natalie Beach isn’t what it seems — and that the two are colluding to land a TV deal. However, Beach denied she was plotting behind the scenes with Calloway in a statement to Th...
12:00, 09/13/2019

China's new digital currency could encourage worldwide use of the yuan, says CEO China's plans for a digital currency could serve as a "foundation" for the yuan's internationalization, allowing it to be distributed across the globe, says Circle's Jeremy Allaire....
12:48, 09/13/2019

The Nigeria FA to decide on Salisu Yusuf's return after his ban The Nigeria Football Federation's executive will decide whether Salisu Yusuf will return to his national coaching roles after serving a one-year ban....
12:49, 09/13/2019

NZ to fund NZ$10m to support Pacific cybersecurity strategy Over the next five years, the New Zealand government will support Pacific countries as they secure their infrastructure and data, enhance online safety, and implement new cyber crime laws....
12:50, 09/13/2019

Microsoft Authenticator on Android gets cloud backup and recovery Microsoft is making it easier for Android users to transfer their credentials to new devices using cloud backup and recovery in the Microsoft Authenticator app....
12:50, 09/13/2019

Shape Security raises $51 million, hits $1 billion valuation The company focuses on thwarting cyberattacks and frauds orchestrated by bots will use the money to invest in AI and grow its international business....
12:50, 09/13/2019

Investing green is all the rage, but benchmarks still hazy Global money managers and companies are rushing to meet a deadline to report on their carbon footprint, but the lack of a standard metric raises concerns their efforts could just be a box-ticking......
12:50, 09/13/2019

Inside Lauren Conrad and William Tell's Love Story A celebration is in order! Before Lauren Conrad and hubby William Tell can welcome Baby No. 2 this fall, they've reached another milestone in their life. Namely, their fifth......
13:32, 09/13/2019

Kevin Hart's Wife Eniko Shares Update on His Recovery After Hospitalization Eniko Hart says Kevin Hart is doing "amazing" after being released from the hospital on Wednesday afternoon. Paparazzi caught up with Eniko while she picking up a cup of coffee......
13:32, 09/13/2019

CDC's count of vaping lung illnesses is down from last week. Don't exhale yet. Here's why The number of reported cases of pulmonary illness due to vaping is down, but that has more to do with accounting than with any breakthrough.        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Candidates talk guns, corruption and Trump Some of the Democratic Presidential candidates discussed topics including gun violence, corruption and President Donald Trump after Thursday night's debate. (Sept. 13)        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Debate Analysis: Trio of Democrats lead field Thursday night's Democratic presidential debate in Houston, Texas made clear that there are three main candidates leading the field, Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, according to AP Washington Bureau Chief Julie Pace. (Sept. 13)        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Today in History for September 13th Highlights of this day in history: Israel and the Palestinians sign a major accord; President George W. Bush takes responsibility for the federal response to Hurricane Katrina; Attica prison uprising ends; Rapper Tupac Shakur dies. (Sept. 13)        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Texas capital of Austin approves first-in-the-nation funding for abortion transportation, lodging, child care Austin, Texas, has become the first city in the nation to approve funding for abortion access services such as transportation, advocates said.        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Newfound comet likely an 'interstellar visitor,' scientists say A newly discovered comet hurtling toward the orbit of Mars has scientists scurrying to confirm whether it came from outside the solar system, a likely prospect that would make it the second such interstellar object observed in our planetary neighborhood....
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 election 2020: highlights from the third Democratic presidential debate – video The candidates gathered in Houston, Texas, for the latest Democratic debate represented the top tier of the large field campaigning for the party’s 2020 nomination. But how did each of them fare during a night of policy cut and thrust, some mutual admiration and also some caustic attacks – on each o...
13:32, 09/13/2019

|Asexycrimedrama,adventure,andaSouthAfricanclassicincinemasthisweekend Women take the lead at local cinemas this weekend - from a group of strippers taking back their power to a brave young explorer and a South African classic heroine....
14:16, 09/13/2019

The Raiders, believe it or not, are starting to look like a competent NFL team The team seemed in disarray when Antonio Brown was released last weekend, and Coach Jon Gruden was coming off a 4-12 season. But Monday’s season-opening win was full of promise....
14:16, 09/13/2019

The Londoner: Momentum turns on its own chief In today's dairy: Momentum turns on its own chief | Rusbridger fury as Banana splits | McEwan unleashes Cockroach on the Brexit fray | Palmerston takes a holiday...
14:16, 09/13/2019

Paris strike: Chaos for commuters as huge walkout shuts down transport Parisian commuters suffered travel misery today as transport workers joined one of the city's biggest strikes over President Emmanuel Macron's pension reforms....
14:16, 09/13/2019

'Are you forgetting?': Rival Julian Castro puts the focus on Joe Biden's age in debate Joe Biden's age was thrust into the spotlight at a stormy Democratic Party presidential primary debate as a rival repeatedly raised questions about the frontrunner's memory....
14:16, 09/13/2019

Briscoe Cain tweet: Republican politician sparks fierce backlash after telling Beto O'Rourke 'my AR is ready for you' during Democrat debate A Texas state representative has faced fierce backlash after "threatening" a presidential candidate with an assault rifle during the Democrat debate....
14:16, 09/13/2019

Amy Sherald’s Shining Second Act After her famous portrait of Michelle Obama, the artist is bringing her new works to New York. “Every painting is a kind of communion,” our critic says....
14:19, 09/13/2019

Ola Bike Service Now Available in 150 Indian Cities Ola on Thursday announced the expansion of its Ola Bike service to 150 cities across the country, while planning to grow its presence three times in the next 12 months....
14:19, 09/13/2019

Realme Reveals Android 10 Update Schedule for Its Smartphones Android 10 update roadmap has been released by Realme that includes the Realme XT, Realme X, Realme 3 Pro, Realme 5 Pro, Realme 5, Realme 3, Realme 3i, and Realme 2 Pro....
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

Democrats back on campaign trail after third presidential debate The Democratic presidential contenders head back to the campaign trail on Friday after a debate that reinforced former Vice President Joe Biden's front-runner status and left his rivals searching for a formula to knock him out of the top spot....
14:19, 09/13/2019

Three people killed, tunnels flooded as torrential rains hit southern Spain Three people have been killed in two days of torrential rains in southeastern Spain, where emergency services have rescued people stuck in flooded tunnels and an airport, local train networks and dozens of roads were closed on Friday....
14:48, 09/13/2019

Ireland says gap between EU and UK on Brexit 'very wide' The gap between Britain and the European Union over Brexit remains "very wide", Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday, as British leader Boris Johnson prepared to make a renewed push to reach an exit deal with the bloc....
14:48, 09/13/2019

U.N. refugee agency regrets U.S. ruling on asylum applications The United Nations refugee agency said on Friday a U.S. Supreme Court order curbing asylum applications at the Mexican border could hurt people fleeing violence and persecution who are entitled to protection....
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

How NFL Red Zone host prepares and winds down after hectic Sundays Andrew Siciliano, NFL Network anchor and host of DirecTV’s NFL Sunday Ticket Red Zone, takes The Post’s Justin Terranova through his average NFL Sunday. Q: How do you start your football Sundays? A: I wake up at 5:45 (a.m. PT), watch NFL Network, roll out of bed, get dressed, stop at Starbucks get a...
14:48, 09/13/2019

China adds US agricultural products to tariff exemptions ahead of trade talks China plans to exclude American farm goods including soybeans from tariffs, the latest move to ease trade tensions before the two countries restart trade talks next month....
14:48, 09/13/2019

Callum Shinkwin shoots 66 to lead KLM Open after 1st round Unheralded Callum Shinkwin shot five birdies and an eagle Thursday on his way to a 6-under 66 and a one-shot lead after the first round of the 100th edition of the KLM Open        ...
14:49, 09/13/2019

Castro insists he wasn’t making insinuations about Biden’s age but notes ‘he’s been around a long time’ During a morning television interview, the Democratic White House hopeful said he had no regrets about an exchange in which he asked Biden, “Are you forgetting what you said two minutes ago?”...
14:49, 09/13/2019

5G comes with unique security risks A former chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission is asking policymakers to consider ways to improve mobile security as the nation moves toward fifth-generation, or 5G, networks....
14:49, 09/13/2019

Maritime Regulator Says Shipping Environmental Efforts 'Set to Go' The maritime industry is moving full steam ahead toward overhauling how ships get their power despite dissent from some vessel owners over the impact to their operations and concerns from shipping customers over how costs will be shared across supply chains....
15:32, 09/13/2019

UK cancer survival rates are too low – our priorities are all wrong | Mark Dayan Short-termism has hampered investment in equipment and staffing that could help the NHS keep people alive • Mark Dayan is a policy analyst at the Nuffield TrustCancer survival rates in the UK have long lagged behind those in other countries of comparable wealth and income levels. And an internationa...
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

Aymeric Laporte out for up to six months, but Leroy Sane surgery hands Man City injury boost Aymeric Laporte will be out for up to six months, Pep Guardiola has confirmed – but Leroy Sane could be back as early as December following knee ligament injury....
16:16, 09/13/2019

Maurico Pochettino: Tottenham the best place for Ryan Sessegnon to become a star Mauricio Pochettino believes summer signing Ryan Sessegnon is in the perfect environment to fulfil his potential and be Tottenham's next England star....
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

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hints at scale of Man Utd rebuild after Paul Scholes 'writes off' next two years Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has refused to argue with Paul Scholes' assertion that Manchester United need to 'write off' two years to get back into title contention....
16:16, 09/13/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 26 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters feature Wil Myers, Kyle Lewis The waiver wire offers no shortage of usable hitters for the second-to-last week of the season, but none is garnering more headlines right now than Kyle Lewis. Scott White shows where he ranks among his favorites....
16:17, 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

Maruti Suzuki-Toyota Plan To Set-up Scrappage Plant In India: Report The Maruti Suzuki-Toyota partnership was confirmed in 2017, which would see the carmakers access either party's pool of vehicles that would be rebadged and sold under their respective brands. It now......
16:17, 09/13/2019

Five NFL figures desperately seeking a strong rebound in Week 2 After disappointing, or in some cases embarrassing, NFL season openers, these players and coaches need a bounce-back performance in the worst way.       ...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Former Holy Cross coach, fired after 34 years, sues school The former coach of the Holy Cross women's basketball team who was fired in March after 34 years has sued the school, alleging breach of contract, defamation, age discrimination, and infliction of emotional distress       ...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Week 2 fantasy football deep sleepers: Don't overlook Derek Carr in shootout with Chiefs Oakland Raiders QB Derek Carr will have to throw plenty to keep up with Kansas City's potent offense; WR DK Metcalf looks like Seahawks' best deep threat.       ...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Jerry Falwell Jr.’s emails denigrating Liberty University students revealed Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. denigrated students and staff alike in several newly obtained emails dating back to 2008 — one in which he called a student “emotionally imbalanced and physically retarded,” according to a new report. The comments, contained in email exchanges wit...
16:48, 09/13/2019

New Jersey judge suspended for allegedly groping woman at law office A New Jersey judge has been suspended without pay for allegedly grabbing a woman’s breast without her consent inside his private law offices, according to reports. North Bergen Municipal Court Judge Nino Falcone, 78, was arrested early Thursday and charged with fourth-degree criminal sexual contact,...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Husband and wife in viral Disneyland brawl are no-shows at court A husband and wife who starred in viral family brawl footage from Disneyland back in July were no-shows at their recent arraignment, the Orange County Register reported. Andrea Nicole Robinson, 40, and hubby Daman Petrie, 44, missed their Monday, Sept. 9 arraignment on misdemeanor assault and batter...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Harvard says it received $8.9M in donations from Jeffrey Epstein, prior to his conviction Harvard University admitted Thursday that it accepted $8.9 million in donations from Jeffrey Epstein — but no money after the pedophile financier’s 2008 guilty plea. The news follows on the heels of revelations that Epstein donated $7.5 million to the Massachusetts Institute of Technolog...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Democratic debate 2019: Joe Biden stands out for all the wrong reasons HOUSTON — Front-running Joe Biden stood out the most in Thursday’s snoozer of a Democratic debate — but for all the wrong reasons as he rambled through responses laden with non sequiturs about record players and Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard. “Play the radio. Make sure the television — ...
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

Timeline: LSE - A story of failed mega-mergers The London Stock Exchange emphatically rejected a $39 billion takeover offer from the Hong Kong bourse on Friday, opting to stick with its planned purchase of data and analytics group Refinitiv....
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

Kone open to co-shareholding with Thyssenkrupp in elevator deal: Bloomberg Finland's Kone is open to a co-shareholding structure in a potential deal to merge with Thyssenkrupp's elevator division, its chief executive told Bloomberg News....
16:48, 09/13/2019

WeWork considering curbing Neumann's voting power to save IPO: source WeWork owner The We Company's executives, investors and advisers are discussing curbing the voting power of founder Adam Neumann and removing his co-founder wife from a role in succession planning, a person familiar with the matter said on Thursday....
16:48, 09/13/2019

Trump trade-war aid sows frustration in farm country The U.S. government is paying Texas cotton farmer J. Walt Hagood $145 an acre for losses related to U.S. President Donald Trump's trade policies. But Minnesota soybean farmer Betsy Jensen will get just $35 an acre....
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

All we know about the ambitious OnePlus smart TV Last September, OnePlus told us it’s planning to launch a smart TV in 2019. According to the company’s announcement in August, it’ll unveil the TV in India later this month and it’ll be called the OnePlus TV (shocking!). Apart from this, it has spilled the beans on many aspects of its ambitious offe...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Learn how to launch your consulting business in just one hour By starting your own consultancy business, you can not only help others improve, but create a healthy income stream around your schedule and your lifestyle. You can follow the steps for getting into that competitive field with the training found in the How to Launch a Consulting Business course. Bes...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Scammers are now selling stolen cash for Bitcoin on the dark web Just when you probably thought you’d seen it all, scammers are now selling discounted hacked cash in exchange for Bitcoin on the dark web. According to security firm Armor’s 2019 Black Market report, released this month, savvy criminals are selling cash on the dark web to avoid the risks associated ...
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

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

Vaping Was Called Safer Than Smoking. What Happened? The growing use of battery-powered e-cigarettes -- the activity known as vaping -- has provoked one of the most robust debates among public-health specialists in years. The debate has intensified as some users of vaping devices, which have been thought of as safer than lit cigarettes, have come down...
17:16, 09/13/2019

Fire threatening homes in coastal town near Athens contained A fire that threatened homes at the coastal town of Lagonissi south of the Greek capital Athens was contained before it damaged residences, the fire brigade said....
17:16, 09/13/2019

Luc Longley Mad That Spain Keeps Getting "Kissed On The Dick By The Basketball Gods" Australia just lost a tough game to Spain in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup. The Boomers led most of the way, but lost their lead at the end of regulation, thanks in part to a few dodgy calls that went against them. They eventually lost in double-overtime, 95-88....
17:16, 09/13/2019

Someone Wanted A Johnny Manziel Jersey Bad Enough To Steal One From A Museum The Texas A&M campus police asked for help Thursday afternoon identifying a “person of interest” in the theft of the uniform of NFL bust and CFL flameout Johnny Manziel, last seen having a cup of coffee with the now defunct Alliance of American Football. The uniform was reportedly stolen from A&...
17:16, 09/13/2019

House panel demands tech company emails in antitrust investigation A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Friday demanded internal emails, detailed financial information and other company records from Amazon.com Inc. , Facebook Inc , Apple Inc , and Alphabet Inc's Google as its antitrust probe of Big Tech widens....
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

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg takes climate protest to Trump Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has shot to global fame for inspiring worldwide student strikes to promote action against climate change, took her mission to President Donald Trump’s doorstep on Friday with a protest outside the White House....
18:48, 09/13/2019

US asks Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon for docs in antitrust probe The federal government is ramping up its antitrust investigation into big tech. On Friday, lawmakers from the House Judiciary Committee asked Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google parent company Alphabet to share sensitive documents, including confident......
18:48, 09/13/2019

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey reveal new ‘Charlie’s Angels’ video Don’t call them Destiny’s Child. It’s impossible for “Don’t Call Me Angel” — the new single by the diva trifecta of Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey from the soundtrack to the upcoming “Charlie’s Angles” remake — to live up to “Independent Women,” the Destiny’s Child smash that served as ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Alan Parsons talks about abandoned Pink Floyd album ‘Household Objects’ Instruments shminstruments. So said Pink Floyd when they set out to create an album of music made without instruments. The album, which followed their internationally acclaimed “Dark Side of the Moon,” was an avant-garde attempt that never saw the light of day, legendary producer Alan Pa...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Kenya becomes third African nation to introduce malaria vaccine Kenya on Friday began adding a malaria vaccine to its routine immunization schedule for babies and toddlers, becoming the third African country to roll out the vaccine for a disease that threatens children across the continent....
19:32, 09/13/2019

Felicity Huffman's sentencing date has arrived in historic college admissions scandal Felicity Huffman will become the first parent sentenced in the nation's college admissions scandal in what could be a precedent-setting decision.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Al Roker roots for the 'talented' Tamron Hall ahead of 'Climate in Crisis' series debut Al Roker, who previously hosted the "Today" show's third hour with Tamron Hall, applauds her new syndicated talk show, which premiered Sept. 9.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

The worst Emmys looks of the past 5 years, from Reese Witherspoon, Heidi Klum and more The Emmy Awards are around the corner! We've rounded up some of the worst looks from the past five years, including Heidi Klum and Reese Witherspoon.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

New 'SNL' member Shane Gillis apologizes for using anti-Asian slur in resurfaced video In a clip from a 2018 episode of his "Matt and Shane's Secret Podcast," Shane Gillis made derogatory remarks about Asians. He issued an apology.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

GST Council Meets Next Week; Tax Cut To Hinge On Revenue Position: Report The GST Council, headed by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and comprising representatives of all states and Union Territories (UTs), is scheduled to meet on September 20 in Goa amidst a......
19:32, 09/13/2019

Benjamin Netanyahu's campaign has air of desperation as election polls tighten "The 15-second Video That Could Kill Netanyahu's Rock-star Election Campaign" thundered a gleeful headline in the left-leaning Haaretz newspaper -- recycling online video of Benjamin Netanyahu being hustled away from election hustings amid sirens warning of incoming rockets from Gaza....
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

O'Rourke in Twitter 'threat' row with Texas rep. A Texas state representative was criticized for tweeting he had an assault weapon ready for Democratic president candidate Beto O'Rourke. (Sept. 13)        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

The Bahamas Are Still Devastated From Hurricane Dorian. A Tropical Storm Could Make Things Worse A possible tropical cyclone is bearing down on the Bahamas communities that were decimated just days ago by the Category 5 storm Hurricane Dorian. Although the potential storm isn’t expected to be near Dorian’s level, it may still wreak havoc on islands such as Great Abaco and Grand Baha...
19:32, 09/13/2019

The Hurricane-Battered Bahamas Are Being Hit With Another Storm Friday HIGH ROCK, Bahamas — Forecasters say a tropical storm warning remains in effect for several northwestern islands in the Bahamas which are still reeling from Hurricane Dorian. In a Thursday night advisory, the National Hurricane Center says a tropical disturbance is slowly moving over the south...
19:32, 09/13/2019

New Orleans man guilty in death of reality TV star 'Toya' Johnson's brothers Jurors found Antoine Edwards guilty on two counts of second-degree murder in the 2016 deaths of Antonia "Toya" Johnson's brothers.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Forever 21 reportedly set to close 'at least' 100 stores in bankruptcy Forever 21 reportedly could close more than 100 stores in bankruptcy as the retailer grapples with expensive leases and declining mall traffic.       ...
20:00, 09/13/2019

Trump fumes over California emissions deal with car companies, DOJ investigates automakers From the AT&T-Time Warner merger and now with BMW, Ford, Honda and VW, storied antitrust division is acting like Trump’s petty enforcer: Our view       ...
20:00, 09/13/2019

Here Are the Best iPhone Pre-Order Deals Today, the floodgates opened for pre-ordering the next batch of Apple’s flagship smartphones and with it, a ton of promotions from multiple storefronts....
20:01, 09/13/2019

Beatles fans can finally enter Strawberry Fields for the first time Since The Beatles wrote "Strawberry Fields Forever" in 1967, fans have peered through red metal gates at the former Salvation Army children's home in Liverpool that inspired the song....
20:01, 09/13/2019

ThinkPad X1 Carbon 7th-gen mini-review: Minor updates made to a stellar machine Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) There are some people who would never buy a ThinkPad, and there are others who flock to Lenovo's flagship business family every time the company makes an update. The latest release will be no exception, even if the updates it brings are relatively small. The s...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Sterling now better than Neymar and can win Ballon d'Or – Carragher "Raheem Sterling’s development has seen him become a better player than Neymar, according to Jamie Carragher, who believes the England forward can go on to win the Ballon d’Or."...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Neymar available for PSG this weekend after Barca transfer saga "Neymar is available to play for Paris St Germain after being left out of their squad as negotiations took place over a potential return to Barcelona, coach Thomas Tuchel said on Friday."...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Pogba out of Leicester clash, De Gea contract talks ‘ongoing’ "Paul Pogba will miss Manchester United’s Premier League match at home to Leicester on Saturday unless he makes a “miraculous recovery overnight”, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said."...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Julian Castro under fire for questioning Joe Biden’s memory Julián Castro went too far with his crack about 76-year-old Joe Biden’s memory during Thursday’s debate, several of his fellow 2020 Democratic contenders said, with one calling it “not cool,” and “so personal and so unnecessary.” The former Housing and Urban Development secretary, 44, accused the fo...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Man becomes first to lose guns under New York’s ‘red flag’ law An upstate man busted last week for shooting a car and then threatening to harm himself is the first person to have his guns confiscated under New York’s new “red flag” law. Robert King, 51, was accused of illegally possessing and firing a pistol in Columbia County that struck a parked car in New Le...
20:32, 09/13/2019

10 things you should never buy at Williams Sonoma Williams Sonoma sells high-quality cooking products, but many are overpriced like toaster ovens, food processors, and vanilla extract that you can get cheaper elsewhere.       ...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey are femme fatales in 'Don't Call Me Angel' video One of this fall's biggest musical collaborations brings together Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey for a blockbuster single.        ...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Rockenfeller fastest in Nurburgring DTM practice as Audi dominates Mike Rockenfeller led another DTM practice dominated by Audi at the Nurburgring, following a brief delay after a red flag caused by Jake Dennis's R-Motorsport Aston Martin losing its door...
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

Montoya: Vettel F1 2019 issues more likely technical than mentality Sebastian Vettel's troubles this year are more likely to be a "technical" problem than an issue with the four-time Formula 1 world champion's mentality, reckons Juan Pablo Montoya...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: War with Gaza 'could happen at any moment' Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Friday war in the Gaza Strip "could happen at any moment," perhaps even before snap elections next week, when he could be replaced as Israeli leader....
21:00, 09/13/2019

Analysts: U.S. approach 'inadequate' to restore South Korea, Japan ties The United States may not be in a position to mediate tensions between allies South Korea and Japan because of the views and policies of President Donald Trump, analysts said Thursday....
21:00, 09/13/2019

Abarth 595 Pista edition receives new turbo and added kit Performance brand expands its Fiat 500-based hot hatch line-up with sixth variant of 595 Abarth has launched a hardcore ‘Pista’ edition of its Fiat 500-based 595 hot hatch. Available to order now and priced from £19,135, the 595 Pista is equipped with a new Garrett turbocharger that offers a higher...
21:00, 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

Boxing News at Five: Fury drank four beers night before Wilder fight, McCracken clarifies Joshua concussion quotes, ‘The White Rhino’ takes a time-out Tyson Fury has made changes and is taking things seriously, Rob McCracken says 'concussion' might have been the wrong word, and Dave Allen takes a break The post Boxing News at Five: Fury drank four beers night before Wilder fight, McCracken clarifies Joshua concussion quotes, ‘The White Rhino’ take...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Report: Las Vegas also inquired about Arizona Diamondbacks LAS VEGAS (AP) — A report says Las Vegas followed neighboring Henderson in talks with the Arizona Diamondbacks last year, possibly about moving the Major League Baseball team from Phoenix to southern Nevada. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports it obtained documents showing the team and Las Vegas si...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Tucson man presumed dead remembered by family TUCSON – A massive manhunt is over. Blane and Susan Barksdale are now back in custody. The Barksdales are being charged with the murder of 72-year-old Frank Bligh who went missing back in April. His body still has not been found. Bligh is being remembered as a loving brother, a good neighbor, ...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Couple welcomes 9 lb. 11 oz. baby on 9/11 at 9:11 Baby Christina was born on 9/11/19 at 9:11 and weighed in at 9 pounds 11 ounces. (Source: Brown family/Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital) (Source: Brown family/Methodist Le Bonheur) MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – For the last 18 years, 9/11 has been a somber day of remembrance. But for one Mid-...
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

CBP seize $90K in meth in two incidents at I-8 Checkpoint YUMA, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents confiscated bulk cash and almost $90K in methamphetamine on Friday and Sunday while working at the Interstate 8 Immigration Checkpoint. The first seizure took place Friday afternoon when a car was sent to the secondary inspection area after a Border Patr...
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

UPS to pay $8.4 million to resolve U.S. overcharging probe United Parcel Service Inc has agreed to pay the United States $8.4 million to resolve allegations it overcharged federal agencies for package delivery services, the U.S. Justice Department said on Friday....
21:32, 09/13/2019

Factbox: What needs to happen before Boeing's 737 MAX can fly again Boeing Co's best-selling jet, the 737 MAX, was grounded globally in March, days after the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines flight that followed a similar Lion Air disaster in Indonesia in October. A total of 346 people died in the two crashes....
21:32, 09/13/2019

Hong Kong exchange vows to press on with $39 billion LSE bid after rebuff Hong Kong's exchange refused to give up on its bid to take over the London Stock Exchange after the British bourse emphatically rejected its $39 billion takeover offer on Friday....
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 was an ex-wife. Time to become a hot ex-wife': how I found myself at Spin class At my first class I felt like a walking ‘before’ picture, surrounded by ‘afters’. Then the instructor turned the lights off, and I became a convertOnce I realised you could cry in Spin class, it was over.To take it back a bit, I was not a very fit adult. Like many women, I equated going to the gym w...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Huawei's Device Business Has Already Earned as Much as It Made in All of 2018 Huawei's device business, comprising mainly smartphones, made a 11 billion yuan ($1.55 billion) profit in the first half of this year - as much as it earned in all of 2018....
22:00, 09/13/2019

McCabe lawyer presses Justice Department to drop criminal case A lawyer for former FBI official Andrew McCabe pressed U.S. prosecutors on Friday to drop their politically sensitive case against him, citing reports that suggest they may be having trouble securing criminal charges....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Harvard says it accepted gifts from Epstein before 2008 sex-crime conviction Harvard University expressed remorse on Friday for accepting millions of dollars in gifts from Jeffrey Epstein in the years before his 2008 sex crimes conviction and said it regretted its association with the disgraced financier....
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

Sign Up For The Deadspin Newsletter, Then Sign Up Your Enemies Many people have come up to me—on the street, at a restaurant, in my bathroom—with tears in their eyes, and they’ve asked, “Sir, when is the Deadspin newsletter coming back?” Great news for them: It’s back. Sign up here. ...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Just Tim Tebow Hootin' And Hollerin' About "Selfish Culture" On First Take Future Mets All-Star Tim Tebow was on First Take Friday morning to talk with Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman about California’s legislative push to allow college athletes to profit from endorsements. That’s really as much information as you need to know that this was a brutally unpleasant few mi...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Newly Canned Valencia Manager Thinks He Was Fired For Winning A Trophy The Owner Wanted To Blow Off Even for an infamously drama-filled club like Valencia, the decision to sack Marcelino this week, coming off back-to-back Champions League qualifications and a triumphant run to the Copa del Rey title last season, felt notably crazy from the outside. So imagine how absolutely insane Marcelino himsel...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Jon Stewart sets his sights on helping burn pit vets with new PSA Now that thousands of those who were made ill due to their exposure to toxins at Ground Zero are finally receiving access to a crucial compensation fund, Jon Stewart has set his sights on helping the hundreds of thousands of veterans who may have become sick due to burn pit exposure. ...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Lauren Bruner, one of last survivors of USS Arizona, dies at 98 Lauren Bruner, one of the last four survivors of the attack on the USS Arizona by Japanese planes on Dec. 7, 1941, died Tuesday in California. He was 98....
22:00, 09/13/2019

UK Brand Trolled For Selling Kurtas As "Vintage Boho Dresses" A British brand has met with unsparing criticism online for selling "vintage, boho dresses". The reason - many people couldn't help but notice that the 'dresses' look a lot like traditional Indian......
22:00, 09/13/2019

Jamieson claims halfway lead at KLM Open, Garcia in the hunt Scotland's Scott Jamieson shot a bogey-free seven-under-par 65, the best round on the day, to take a two-stroke lead over Spaniard Sergio Garcia and a trio of Englishmen after the second round of the KLM Open in Amsterdam on Friday....
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

Scola shines as Argentina breeze into World Cup final Power forward Luis Scola scored a game-high 28 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as Argentina breezed past France 80-66 to book their place in Sunday's basketball World Cup final against Spain....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Basketball- Gasol fires Spain into World Cup final 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's basketball World Cup final....
22:00, 09/13/2019

I Have Several Issues With This Year's Halloween Pokémon Toys Pikachu as Mimikyu. Charmander as Cubone. Lucario and Celebi as live-action role-players. This year’s batch of special Halloween-themed “Pumpkin Parade” plushies from The Pokémon Company are adorable at first glance. But if you look closely, the cute facade begins to crumble. Let’s start with Charma...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Charlie Cole, photographer who captured the Tiananmen ‘Tank Man,’ has died “He made the image; I just took the picture," Cole said about the white-shirted man who stood before Chinese tanks in 1989. "I felt honored to be there.”...
22:32, 09/13/2019

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe to be buried in 30 days, at new site The burial of Zimbabwe’s founding president, President Robert Mugabe, will be delayed for a month until a special site can be built at the national Heroes’ Acre monument, a family spokesman says...
22:32, 09/13/2019

Ex-prosecutor accused of sex assault sues city for wrongful arrest A former Brooklyn prosecutor who last year beat charges of sexually assaulting a Daily News reporter has filed a $5 million wrongful arrest suit against the city, alleging that he was fired from the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office because he was falsely charged with drunk driving following...
22:32, 09/13/2019

Theft of 7 slot machines in Queens may be linked to illegal gambling scheme Four men raided a Queens apartment this week and ripped off seven slot machines from the home, which cops are probing as an illegal gambling operation, authorities said Friday. The robbery happened just after 4 a.m. Tuesday at the apartment at 35th Avenue and Union Street in Flushing, according to p...
22:32, 09/13/2019

Britain may need a second Brexit referendum, says former PM Cameron Former British prime minister David Cameron, who took the decision in 2016 to hold a referendum on the country's membership of the European Union, said another vote may be needed to resolve the Brexit impasse....
22:32, 09/13/2019

Pressured by U.S., Colombians uproot coca plants, wary of landmines Dozens of Colombian soldiers dug up coca bushes under the tropical sun on a steep hillside near the Caribbean coast. Shovels in hand and guns slung across their backs in case of a sniper attack, they are part of their government's stepped-up efforts to slash cocaine production under pressure from Wa...
22:32, 09/13/2019

In Cleveland, a Young Pitching Corps Grows Up Quickly Three years after they were selected in the same draft, Shane Bieber, Aaron Civale and Zach Plesac are suddenly starring on the major league stage for a contending club....
22:32, 09/13/2019

Brexit: Britain Parliamentary Speaker Warns PM Johnson Not To Disobey Law Britain's parliamentary speaker has warned Prime Minister Boris Johnson not to disobey the law by refusing to ask for a Brexit delay and vowed to thwart any attempt to circumvent legislation....
22:32, 09/13/2019

Pak Minister Admits Funding Hafiz Saeed, Says "World Trusts India" On J&K In a major embarrassment for the Imran Khan government, his Interior Minister Brigadier (Retd) Ijaz Ahmed Shah has admitted that Pakistan has failed to garner support from the international community......
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

Oil falls as demand concern contends with US-China trade hopes Oil prices slipped on Friday and were on track for weekly losses as concerns about a slowed global economic growth outweighed hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Report: Air Force calls diversion of funds for border wall a national security risk The U.S. Air Force, in a report revealed Friday, said the planned $3.6 billion diversion of military funds for a border wall is a risk of national security....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Luka Modric injured, likely to miss PSG-Madrid clash "Real Madrid have been dealt a blow by the news that Luka Modric could miss their Champions League opener against PSG after suffering an ankle injury."...
23:00, 09/13/2019

This prosthetic arm combines manual control with machine learning Prosthetic limbs are getting better every year, but the strength and precision they gain doesn’t always translate to easier or more effective use, as amputees have only a basic level of control over them. One promising avenue being investigated by Swiss researchers is having an AI take over wh...
23:00, 09/13/2019

OxyContin heirs found a buyer for their $6.5M Manhattan condo Embattled pharmaceutical heirs David and Joss Sackler are in contract to sell their sprawling condo on the Upper East Side. The four-bedroom, five-bathroom home hit the market in April asking $6.49 million. The Sacklers appear to be liquidating assets and fleeing town for Palm Beach, Fla. They also ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

German AI professor wins top science prize Bernhard Schölkopf of the Max Planck Society was awarded the prestigious Körber Prize on Friday. The professor was honored for his work in the field of artificial intelligence....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Pakistan's ambassador to Germany: India must end Kashmir lockdown In a DW interview, Pakistan's ambassador to Germany, Jauhar Saleem, has said India needs to lift the Kashmir curfew and restore communications if it wants to resume normal diplomatic relations with Pakistan....
23:00, 09/13/2019

The power woman of classical music: Clara Schumann Two centuries after her birth, the composer, critic, impresario, pianist, celebrity, mother and Robert Schumann's wife — and not necessarily in that order — is recognized as a 19th century power woman....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Turkish ex-Prime Minister Davutoglu leaves Erdogan's party Turkish former-Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has resigned from the ruling AKP party, saying he will start a "new political movement." He had already been under threat of dismissal....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Germany ready to spend €75 billion to tackle climate change by 2030: report Germany's finance minister said failure to secure a "convincing solution" may risk government stability. Chancellor Angela Merkel has called on the private sector to take up the "Herculean task" to combat climate change....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Gucci goes carbon neutral in attempt to tackle climate crisis The planet has gone too far, says CEO Marco Bizzarri, as he outlines greener strategyAs the fashion industry continues to address its role in the climate crisis, Italy’s most valuable luxury brand has said it has become an entirely carbon neutral company.Gucci outlined its strategy on Thursday, whic...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Republicans clash with Trump-aligned operatives BALTIMORE — House Republicans sparred behind closed doors with Trump-aligned political operatives at a GOP retreat over the new online fundraising platform backed by party leaders and the White House. The fight Thursday over WinRed's data and competitiveness highlights long simmering tensions betwee...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Disney+ is ‘more addictive than heroin,’ an early reviewer raves If the initial reaction to Disney’s early release in the Netherlands of its brand new streaming service Disney+ is any indication, the streamer is poised to make a huge splash in the US when it’s finally released here on November 12th for a base price of $6.99 per month. The headline fro...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Jason Momoa apparently thinks his Apple TV+ show ‘See’ is better than ‘Game of Thrones’ When Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced See, one of the original series coming to Apple’s new streaming platform Apple TV+ when it launches on Nov. 1, he described it in glowing terms to attendees of Apple’s annual fall event. He called it “one of the most imaginative, thrilling, and th...
23:32, 09/13/2019

One of the biggest ‘Avengers: Endgame’ mysteries might’ve just been solved Avengers: Endgame has been out for nearly five months now, but we keep discovering new things about the biggest movie of the year — the fact that Endgame is already available in digital and Blu-ray formats also helped uncover new details about Marvel’s most epic movie to date. But the st...
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

Boat in fatal fire back on land for investigation The burned-out wreckage of a boat where 34 people died in a fire has been transported to a naval base in Southern California for further investigation. (Sept. 13)        ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Police escort son of fallen officer on first day of school These police officers wanted make sure their fallen brother's little boy had the best first day of school ever.        ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Pence: Trump committed seeing 2020 GOP majority Vice President Mike Pence delivers remarks at the 2019 House Republican Conference Member Retreat Friday, where he said he and President Donald Trump are committed to seeing a Republican majority return to Congress in 2020. (Sept. 13)        ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

'Fugitive' pig owner must pay $3,000 after pet pig escapes from home The pig's owner, Mcgregor Wallace, purchased Leroy as an emotional support pet. He was cited by Columbia, South Carolina, officials for owning a pig.        ...
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

Saturn shines in latest NASA image: 'Rings are still as stunning as ever' Amateur astronomers in the Northern Hemisphere may be able to currently see Saturn, but NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has taken a series of images of the ringed planet that give new details about its rings, as well as its ever-changing weather....
00:01, 09/14/2019

Nightmare creature had egg-shaped eyes, Swiss Army knife head and a butt shield A spiky, armor-plated "walking tank" with bulging eyes, a shield on its butt and a head like a Swiss army knife scuttled along the seafloor more than 500 million years ago, snapping up prey with a deadly pair of mouth pincers called chelicerae....
00:01, 09/14/2019

How to get the best deals on Apple iPhone Xs, Xs Max, and XR now that the iPhone 11 is out The iPhone 11, 11 Pro, and 11 Pro Max were just announced at the annual Apple event on Sept. 10. The new phone means users can get some great deals on the iPhone X series. Here's where to look....
00:01, 09/14/2019

Europe holds the lead, US has the momentum in Solheim Cup The United States limited the damage on the opening day of the Solheim Cup by making 18th-hole birdies in the final two matches of the afternoon fourballs to secure half-points and trail Europe 4 1/2-3 1/2.        ...
00:01, 09/14/2019

American Beauty at 20: is the Oscar-winning hit worth a closer look? In the years since its release, critics have turned against 1999’s Oscar-winning suburban satire but it remains a telling snapshot of the timeI was 16 when I first saw American Beauty; it was the ideal age for it, though I didn’t know it then. In my last year of high school, with the adult world bec...
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

LG’s new 140-inch 4K laser projector is actually cheaper than its OLED TVs For folks who want the biggest screen for the least amount of money, HD projectors have always offered a cost-effective solution - they offer a lot of screen real estate for not a lot of money. Unfortunately the same hasn’t been true for 4K projectors that, until very recently, have cost...
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

Here's What Drake Does When He's Bored and Drunk--Hint: Degrassi Is Involved When the alcohol's flowing, sometimes Champagne Papi remembers Jimmy Brooks. Late Thursday, Drake shared a personal tidbit with his near-60 million Instagram followers.......
01:00, 09/14/2019

Andrew Yang’s giveaway raises campaign finance questions Not so fast, Andrew. Businessman Andrew Yang’s proposal to give 10 families a thousand bucks a montheach for a year made a splash Friday — with campaign finance lawyers. “He’s using campaign money and the problem is federal law prohibits campaign money from being converted to the personal use ...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Graphic details emerge from autopsy of Italian police officer stabbed by US teens An undercover Italian cop who was fatally stabbed in a scuffle with two American teens suffered wounds so deep that the base of the 7-inch blade left imprints on his skin, according to a new report. Mario Cerciello Rega, 35, a deputy brigadier in the Carabinieri paramilitary police force, bled to de...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman sentenced to two weeks in prison, $30,000 fine for college admissions scandal Felicity Huffman will become the first parent sentenced in the nation's college admissions scandal in what could be a precedent-setting decision.        ...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Toronto Film Festival: See Bruce Springsteen, Kerry Washington, Jon Hamm on the red carpet Bruce Springsteen, Kerry Washington, Natalie Portman and Jon Hamm are among stars at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival, also known as TIFF.        ...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Tampa Bay Buccaneers use goal-line stand to stuff Carolina Panthers Tampa Bay defense stands tall in 20-14 victory over CarolinaJameis Winston throws for 208 yards and a touchdown in winWhen 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-a...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Jürgen Klopp rues Alisson’s absence and Bobby Duncan’s impatience • First-choice Liverpool goalkeeper out until mid-October• Klopp says Duncan had ‘different idea’ of when he should playLiverpool will be without Alisson for at least another month, as their first-choice goalkeeper works to ensure there is no recurrence of his calf injury later in the season.Alisson...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Rashford and Martial told by Solskjær to raise Manchester United goal rate • Manager lays on the line his standards for forwards• Forty goals between them would still not be ‘top, top-class’Ole Gunnar Solskjær has said that even if Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial were to improve their Premier League goal return to one every two games for Manchester United this would st...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Manchester City won’t spend big to replace injured Laporte, says Guardiola • French central defender could be sidelined until March• ‘We could not invest in the summer, we can’t do it in winter’Pep Guardiola has said that as Manchester City were unable to buy a centre-back in the summer there appears little chance of adding cover for Aymeric Laporte in the winter window af...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Frank Lampard says place in the top six cannot be guaranteed for Chelsea • Transfer ban has prevented club from replacing Eden Hazard• ‘A top six you can’t write down. Teams are investing heavily’Frank Lampard has admitted Chelsea are at risk of losing their place in the top six this season. Chelsea’s transfer ban stopped them from strengthening their squad after selling...
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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

Tyson Fury: Wilder rematch talk can wait until I've finished partying in Vegas – video Tyson Fury has dismissed talk about a rematch with Deontay Wilder, insisting he is entirely focused on his upcoming Las Vegas bout with Otto Wallin.Fury said he was more interested in 'getting smashed in Las Vegas' after the fight than arranging a date with Wilder for their hotly-anticipated rematch...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Opinion: Tim Tebow's argument against paying college athletes is laughable Tim Tebow, who made millions off his Heisman win, says giving athletes the chance to cash in on their name, image, likeness will ruin college sports.       ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Soccer star says Amazon didn't remove racist reviews of book Soccer star Eni Aluko is condemning Amazon for not removing racist reviews of her memoir posted on the online retailer's web site       ...
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|IndiawilldoitsownchecksontheBoeing737Max-evenifit'sclearedintheUS India, one of the biggest buyers of the plane, plans to conduct its own checks and demand simulator training for all pilots before Boeing's 737 Max jets can fly in the country again, even if the US Federal Aviation Administration clears the grounded jets, an insider has said....
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|Ministercallsforboardnominationsatonce-capturedstateITagency Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams called for nominations for the appointments to the boards of SITA and Nemisa, saying candidates should be individuals with integrity, honesty, accountability and transparency, and capable of ethical leadership....
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|WeWorkplowsaheadwithlisting,reshapesboardtocounterskepticism WeWork isn’t backing down from its embattled listing, announcing a series of governance changes to assuage investor concerns in an effort to bolster its flailing valuation....
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

Lawmakers ask to see Tim Cook’s emails as part of wide antitrust probe As part of Congress’ far-reaching probe into antitrust behavior involving Apple, Facebook, Amazon, and Google, the House Judiciary Committee today sent a letter to Tim Cook asking to see a wide range of internal documents pertaining to their investigation. The request is incredibly broad and s...
02:17, 09/14/2019

Gamer sentenced to 15 months in federal prison in deadly 'swatting' case An Ohio gamer involved in a “swatting” incident which turned deadly was sentenced Friday to 15 years in prison, according to the US Justice Department. ...
02:48, 09/14/2019

Portland Thorns fans boo US Armed Forces enlistees after they pledged to obey president's orders Fans at a National Women’s Soccer League game rained down boos during a U.S. Armed Forces swearing-in ceremony Wednesday after the members were asked to pledge they would obey the orders of President Trump....
02:48, 09/14/2019

Adobe's New AI-Powered Plugin Intelligently Reframes Videos for Screens With Different Shapes Adapting videos to various screens has been a challenge ever since movies shot for wide theater screens were first broadcast on square TVs. We’ve now got devices like tablets and smartphones added to the mix, so Adobe has created an AI-powered plugin that can automatically prep a video for any scree...
03:16, 09/14/2019

Exclusive: Shudder's Blood Machines Trailer Promises a Musical Cyberpunk Experience Remember the tunnel ride in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory? Imagine a 50-minute journey into that weird and wild beyond, except instead of a chocolate maker it’s an AI who turned herself into a giant ghost and led some hunters on a cyberpunk chase through the galaxy. Blood Machines is here, a...
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

Worker at New Zealand company brings clown to firing meeting A New Zealand man who was told he could bring someone along for support to a meeting where he expected to be fired spent more than $100 hiring a professional clown....
03:16, 09/14/2019

Watch: Free diver breaks underwater walking record at 267 feet, 8.6 inches A Turkish free diver broke a Guinness World Record for the longest underwater walk with one breath when she went underwater and strolled for 267 feet, 8.6 inches....
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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

What to Do If Your Android Apps Keep Crashing When Loading Web Pages Have your Android apps been crashing when trying to load a web page? You’re not alone; many users have been reporting these issues for weeks, and it appears Android’s WebView feature is to blame....
03:48, 09/14/2019

Man donates kidney to stranger after finding heartbreaking note in eBay package Now, the father-of-two plans to raise awareness of altruistic organ donation and show potential donors that they can come back to 100 percent health after donating....
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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

Amazon will announce new hardware on September 25 Enlarge / An Amazon Echo device. (credit: Amazon) Amazon has announced that it will hold an event on September 25 to announce new hardware products. The company's invitations indicate that it will discuss "new things from the Amazon Devices and Services team" at the event. Amazon held a similar ev...
04:16, 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

UPDATE 1-Facebook fact-checker finds UK Conservatives ran ads with altered BBC headline One of Facebook's third-party fact-checkers accused Britain's governing Conservative Party on Friday of misrepresenting a BBC News article in its ads on the social media platform....
04:48, 09/14/2019

FOCUS-Citigroup stands by card strategy despite economic clouds Some Wall Street analysts have begun to question whether Citigroup Inc's big bet on credit cards will backfire if the U.S. economy enters a recession, despite the bank saying it is underwriting responsibly....
04:48, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 1-Speculators cut long dollar bets in latest week -CFTC, Reuters Speculators reduced their bullish bets on the U.S. dollar in the latest week, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday. The value of the dollar's net long position, derived from net positions of International Monetary Market speculato...
04:48, 09/14/2019

New comet is our second interstellar visitor Enlarge / Comet C/2019 Q4 (Borisov). Note the fuzzy appearance and faint tail. (credit: Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope) Due to complicated gravitational interactions from planets and other bodies, it's expected that our Solar System has ejected various small bodies like comets and asteroids. Since...
04:48, 09/14/2019

Cubed wombat poop, why your left nut runs hot, among Ig Nobel winners Enlarge / A "Moment of Science" in the 2017 Ig Nobel ceremony: Daniel Davis faces a Tesla coil. (credit: Mike Binveniste/Improbable Research) Over the years, curious intrepid scientists have gleaned insight into why the wombat's poo is cube-shaped, explored the magnetic properties of living and de...
04:48, 09/14/2019

Russian nuclear-powered missile with ‘unlimited’ range to be ready by 2025: report Russia’s nuclear-powered missile that reportedly will have “unlimited range” appear to be on track to be ready for war within the next six months, a U.S. intelligence assessment claims....
05:16, 09/14/2019

Giants know they must fix their pass rush — and fast The names and faces have changed. The story hasn’t. The Giants were the NFL’s 30th-ranked team in sacks during a three-win 2017 season. They finished 31st in the category during last year’s five-win campaign. They enter Sunday’s matchup with the Bills as one of three teams in the league without a sa...
05:16, 09/14/2019

Trent Dilfer’s ESPN career faltered with ‘contentious’ private plane request It would appear that jealousy got the best of Trent Dilfer. The former NFL quarterback-turned-football analyst faded into the broadcasting background after being laid off by ESPN in 2017, not long after a heated attempt at negotiating a new contract. According to current ESPN host Dan Le Batard on T...
05:16, 09/14/2019

My New Favorite Way To Play Pinball On Switch Today’s release of Zen Studios’ Star Wars Pinball for the Nintendo Switch gave me an idea. I’ve been playing my Switch docked and connected to this cool little portable 15.6-inch Viotek monitor, and Zen’s Switch pinball games support vertical play, so what if we turn the portable monitor on its side...
05:16, 09/14/2019

'Fresh air, no delinquency': the Italian region paying people to move in Molise is offering €700 a month to newcomers who settle in underpopulated areasMolise, a sparsely populated region of southern Italy, is so off the radar that many Italians joke that “Molise non esiste” (Molise doesn’t exist).But proud locals have rebutted the slight with their own saying: “Molise e...
05:16, 09/14/2019

Johnson is sure he would win an election. A closer look at the polls says otherwise | Ell Smith Even a very small change in the numbers will make it impossible for the Conservatives to win a majorityIn October 1924, British voters went to the polls. It was an unstable time: over the previous two years, as one inconclusive election followed another, the country had got through three prime minis...
05:16, 09/14/2019

Never mind ‘tax raids’, Labour – just abolish private education | Owen Jones As drivers of inequality, private schools are at the heart of Britain’s problems. Labour must be bold and radical on thisThe British class system is an organised racket. It concentrates wealth and power in the hands of the few, while 14 million Britons languish in poverty.If you are dim but have ric...
05:16, 09/14/2019

SNL adds first Asian cast member while another is under fire over anti-Asian slur Casting is significant for Saturday Night Live, which has been criticized in the past for its historical lack of diversitySaturday Night Live has added its first Asian cast member, and in the interest of balance, also added its first openly anti-Asian cast member. Season 45 Alert Welcome to the cast...
05:16, 09/14/2019

For the Record: signs of trouble before David Cameron book hits shelves Preorders appear sluggish and some shops in remain-voting areas say they won’t stock memoirCameron suspected Cummings of ‘dripping poison’ into Gove’s earIt is the fruit of three years’ work, at least some of which is presumed to have taken place inside a £25,000 shepherd’s hut. The much-anticipated...
05:16, 09/14/2019

GOP Politicians Liz Cheney and Rand Paul Caught Up In Fierce Foreign Policy Twitter Fight (WASHINGTON) — He called her a warmonger. She called him a terrorist-supporting loser. And on it went Thursday between Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney in the latest Republican contest to influence — or just figure out — President Donald Trump’s foreign pol...
05:16, 09/14/2019

Uber set to sign massive lease at 3 World Trade Center The deal will give the ride-hailing app seven floors, totaling more than 300,000 square feet, with an option to take an eighth floor for an additional 50,000 square feet, Crain’s New York Business said on Friday....
05:16, 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

UFC viewers guide: Gaethje-Cowboy in the cage, McGregor waiting in the wings UFC Fight Night's fan-friendly fight between Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone and Justin Gaethje matches up two of the most entertaining men in MMA. The impact of this fight won't end in the cage on Saturday....
05:48, 09/14/2019

NCAA women's soccer: From backyard to Bruins, the Rodriguez sisters share strong bond at UCLA Anika and Karina Rodriguez had a sibling rivalry as kids. Together at UCLA, they're each other's biggest supporters as the Bruins contend for an NCAA women's soccer title....
05:48, 09/14/2019

Narada Case: Court Tells Trinamool MLA To Record Voice Sample Before CBI The Calcutta High Court on Friday directed Trinamool Congress MLA Iqbal Ahmed to appear before the CBI to give a voice sample in connection with the Narada tapes scam....
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

Retired IAS Officer And Microsoft CEO's Father BN Yugandhar Dies At 80 Microsoft Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella's father and former IAS officer BN Yugandhar died on Friday after a brief illness. He was 80 years old....
06:16, 09/14/2019

Kim Kardashian's Letter Of Support Gives Second Chance To Murder Convict Kim Kardashian-West, the reality TV and social media star turned criminal justice reform advocate, was touring the District of Columbia jail in July when she met a murderer....
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

Lupita Nyong’o Will Be Spreading Black Girl Literary Magic as HBO Max Orders Series Based on the Novel, Americanah Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o will soon be appearing on the small screen as star of her long-time passion project, Americanah, based on the best-selling 2013 novel by Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie....
06:48, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman Gets 2 Weeks in Jail for Gaming Educational System — Not So Long Ago, a Black Mom Wasn’t So Lucky With tears of misspent white privilege streaming down her face, actress Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for paying a fixer to change her daughter’s SAT scores in order to secure her a spot in the college of her choice....
06:48, 09/14/2019

Watch the Never-Made Music Video for Marvin Gaye’s ‘What’s Going On’ Editor’s note: The Root was a media sponsor of this year’s Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference event and panel discussion exploring the marriage of art and activism....
06:48, 09/14/2019

Parents of murdered Democratic staffer Seth Rich can sue Fox News: U.S. court A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit against Fox News Network over its reporting on Seth Rich, a former Democratic National Committee employee whose unsolved murder sparked uncorroborated right-wing conspiracy theories....
06:48, 09/14/2019

Discord Nitro subscription service drops games Discord Nitro provides a library of games that you can download and play as long as you maintain a subscription. The company is eliminating that feature.Read More...
06:48, 09/14/2019

UNESCO food and culture forum dishes up fresh serving of SDGs Strengthening cultural heritage and culture-related food practices boosts social inclusion, economic development and well-being, the UN’s deputy culture chief told participants at the UNESCO agency’s World Forum on the matter, on Friday....
07:16, 09/14/2019

Jayhawks break 48-game road skid vs. Power 5 Carter Stanley threw for three touchdowns, Khalil Herbert rushed for 187 yards on just 11 carries and Kansas stunned Boston College 48-24 Friday night for its first road win over a Power 5 school in nearly 11 years....
07:16, 09/14/2019

Florida man missing since 1997 found at the bottom of a pond thanks to Google Maps Google Maps is a powerful tool if you need to know exactly how to get somewhere, but when a car was spotted in a residential pond using Google’s high-flying satellites in late August, it shed light on a mystery far more intense than finding the quickest route across town. As the Sun Sentinel r...
07:48, 09/14/2019

27 TV reboots and revivals, ranked from worst to best ABC Reboots. Revivals. Returns. It's hard to classify the craze of TV shows being brought back to life. Some return with all-new casts and storylines, and others pick up exactly where the original show left off as if nothing happened. But as the new "Roseanne" and other reboots before it have proven...
07:48, 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

A Vietnam vet's daughter says her dying father was found covered in ants at a VA facility twice in his last 2 days WSB-TV Vietnam veteran Joel Marrable died on Saturday at the age of 73, while being cared for at a VA assisted-living facility in Atlanta, Georgia. His daughter Laquana Ross told CNN on Thursday that twice in her father's last two days, he was found covered in ants at the Eagles' Nest Community Liv...
07:48, 09/14/2019

Sterling Not On Same Level As Messi, Ronaldo: Guardiola Raheem Sterling enjoyed his best goal-scoring season last year as he netted 25 times to help City win the domestic treble of Premier League, FA Cup and League Cup....
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

"Inspired By PM": NCP MP Udayanraje Joins BJP Ahead Of Maharashtra Polls Senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Udayanraje Bhosale today resigned as a Lok Sabha MP and joined the BJP in presence of top party leaders, including party president Amit Shah and......
08:16, 09/14/2019

Full Assam Citizens' List With All 3.30 Crore Applicants Published The individual statuses of the 3.30 crore people who were part of the NRC exercise in Assam that was meant to root out illegal immigrants in the state has been published online...
08:16, 09/14/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson, other top Trump officials to visit California as White House ramps up homeless push The trip brings into sharp focus the Trump administration’s tightly held effort to spotlight and intervene in California’s growing homeless population....
08:48, 09/14/2019

How to eat 1,200 calories a day People can eat 1,200 calories a day to lose weight safely by adding more filling foods, such as protein rich foods, to their diet. Learn more about how to eat 1,200 calories a day and stay healthy here....
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Calorie restriction plus exercise can make bones more fragile New research in female mice reveals that exercising while on a low calorie diet can decrease quality and quantity of bone instead of increasing robustness....
08:48, 09/14/2019

PayPal Cautious About Future of Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency PayPal is cautious about the future of Facebook-backed cryptocurrency Libra, which is slated to debut with the pioneering digital payments firm as part of its oversight association....
08:48, 09/14/2019

Trader Body Seeks Ban on Amazon, Flipkart's Festive Season Sale A leading trader body asked the government on Friday to ban upcoming festive sales on Amazon's local unit and its rival Flipkart, saying their deep discounts violate the country's foreign investment......
08:48, 09/14/2019

IoT devices still major target for cyberattacks During the first half of 2019, cybercriminals increased the intensity of both IoT and SMB-related attacks according to a new report from F-Secure.The firm's “Attack Landscape H1 2019” report highlighted the threat unsecured IoT devices can pose to businesses and consumers as well ...
09:16, 09/14/2019

A humbled Macron tries the common touch to win back France As French President Emmanuel Macron shines on the international scene, at home, he is facing an arduous path to try to win back the hearts of the French...
09:48, 09/14/2019

Solskjaer: I don't fear the sack - yet - Paper Round "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has Manchester United\u0027s backing as David de Gea closes in on a new deal, Mesut Ozil is asked to leave, and Pep Guardiola won\u0027t spend big in January."...
10:16, 09/14/2019

50-year old maths problem about an infinite lottery finally solved A 50-year-old maths problem has finally been solved, and it shows that even an infinitely large lottery ticket could not contain every winning solution...
10:16, 09/14/2019

How WSDG and Gimlet built world-class podcast recording studios Picture a professional recording studio. What do you see? Perhaps a band rocking out in an acoustically treated room, or a vocalist singing softly into an expensive microphone. Artists and engineers will spend thousands to build or use studios that provide the acoustics and consistency they need to ...
10:16, 09/14/2019

Skirmishes break out in Hong Kong mall amid counter rallies Supporters of the ongoing protests for democratic reforms in Hong Kong have clashed with supporters of the central government at a shopping mall in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory...
10:48, 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

Trump, Awaiting Egypt's Sisi at Summit, Called Out for 'My Favorite Dictator' President Trump quipped, “Where’s my favorite dictator?” while awaiting a meeting with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi during last month’s Group of Seven summit. The comment drew attention to an uncomfortable facet of the U.S.-Egypt relationship....
10:48, 09/14/2019

NYPD clears up Eddie Money cop mystery He wrote “Two Tickets to Paradise,” but he never wrote a traffic ticket. On Friday night, the NYPD cleared up the mystery of whether rocker Eddie Money was ever a cop, as he’d sometimes claimed: He wasn’t. But the rocker was, briefly, a trainee, a police spokeswoman said of M...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Bournemouth v Everton: match preview Early optimism remains in full flow at Everton, who travel south with a sense that things are beginning to click. Marco Silva’s summer signings Alex Iwobi and Moise Kean impressed on their full debuts last time out and he has a wealth of attacking options that can damage a brittle Bournemouth defenc...
11:16, 09/14/2019

France, Germany blast Facebook's Libra, back public cryptocurrency France and Germany said on Friday that Facebook Inc's Libra currency posed risks to the financial sector that could block its authorization in Europe, and backed the development of an alternative public cryptocurrency....
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

Soccer star Aluko: Amazon didn't remove racist book reviews Soccer star Eni Aluko is condemning Amazon for not removing racist reviews of her memoir posted on the online retailer's web site       ...
11:48, 09/14/2019

ATP says top players set for ATP Cup in Australia in January The ATP says all top 10-ranked players , including Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, have committed to play in the inaugural ATP Cup in January in Australia.        ...
12:32, 09/14/2019

Biden visits HBCU, shrugs off comments on age Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden visited Texas Southern University Friday. He also brushed aside concerns that other candidates brought up his age as a disqualifying factor in Thursday's debate. (Sept. 13)        ...
12:32, 09/14/2019

Illinois teen sues top e-cigarette maker An Illinois teenager who fell ill with a lung disease after vaping for more than a year has sued a leading e-cigarette maker. Attorneys filed the lawsuit Friday in Lake County Circuit Court on behalf of 18-year-old Adam Hergenreder. (September 13)        ...
12:32, 09/14/2019

Target 20th Anniversary Collection is live but some items are already selling out online Target shoppers stayed up late to shop the retailer's 20th Anniversary Collection online. More are expected to head to stores Saturday.       ...
13:16, 09/14/2019

How to get married without going broke – or worse, borrowing Tying the knot can be extremely expensive. Here are some tips for keeping costs down and avoiding debt from your wedding.       ...
13:16, 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

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Unbelievable’ and ‘Maigret’ Merritt Wever and Toni Collette hunt down a rapist in a new crime series on Netflix. And Rowan Atkinson plays Georges Simenon’s detective in “Maigret.”...
14:16, 09/14/2019

The 'magic' buttons on this Mercedes-AMG CLS 53 might be the future of cockpit control The interface available in cars will dictate the future of driving. The more intuitive the controls, the easier we can navigate through menus, and the more fluidly we can find autonomous driving features, the more we can focus on other tasks – like drinking a cup of coffee or testing.In a rec...
14:48, 09/14/2019

The Pixel 4 camera app leaks, showing off new modes and interface tweaks Thanks to some handsets apparently getting out into the wild ahead of time, we already know quite a bit about the Google Pixel 4 phones. Now we've been given a closer look at the camera app that will ship with the phone, which tells us even more.The team at XDA Developers were given the app cod...
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

|WATCH:UK'sworst-caseno-dealBrexitplanwarnsoffoodshortages,publicdisorder The British government's plans for a no-deal Brexit warn of severe disruption to cross-Channel routes, affecting the supply of medicines and certain types of fresh foods, and say that protests and counter-protests will take place across the country....
15:16, 09/14/2019

Foreign leaders, supporters honour Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe at state funeral Mugabe led Zimbabwe for 37 years, from independence until he was ousted by the army in November 2017. He died in a Singapore hospital on Sept. 6 aged 95....
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

Brody Jenner and Josie Canseco Make Their Relationship Instagram Official Brody Jenner and Josie Canseco's summer of love is ending on a high note. The 22-year-old model and daughter of baseball pro José Canseco, who was first linked to The Hills: New......
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

Juan Manuel Correa's parents issue condition update The parents of Juan Manuel Correa have provided an update on their son's condition following the huge Formula 2 crash at Spa-Francorchamps in which Anthoine Hubert perished...
16:32, 09/14/2019

Climate Change May Give Rise To Food Insecurity; Says Study Climate change could seriously have adverse effects on groundwater supplies, food production and security, stormwater runoff, biodiversity and ecosystems....
17:00, 09/14/2019

Being seen: how is age diversity effecting change in fashion and beauty? With fiftysomethings on the catwalk, what’s the impact on the traditionally youth orientated beauty industry? Lisa Niven-Phillips reports and four women try out the latest looksRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplementA fashion season can be define...
17:32, 09/14/2019

Sali Hughes's 40 best sustainable beauty brands From packaging to ingredients, the Guardian’s beauty editor picks the top brands doing their bit for the planetWhat follows is an imperfect list, a subjective selection of great quality beauty brands trying to do better for the good of the planet. They are not all doing everything; some are better t...
17:32, 09/14/2019

Japan Rugby World Cup: guide to the host cities With the Rugby World Cup about to kick off, we ask locals from the nine cities hosting home nations matches for top places to eat and drink, and the must-see sights Continue reading......
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LIam Charles’ accidental honey popcorn recipe | The Sweet Spot Another Marvel-inspired treat brought about by a movie mishap... The result: these crunchy, nutty, caramel chunksThis recipe was made by accident. Whenever a Marvel film comes around, my friends and I always find time to go to the cinema and, of course, snacks are essential. While we all get popcorn...
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Four Venetian recipes frm Polpo | Russelll Norman Recreate a classic Venetian ristorante at home with recipes for spaghetti with onions, fennel and orange salad, tomato and oregano bruschetta, and steak with mushroomsPrep 10 minCook 30 minServes 4 Continue reading......
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Bangar Backs Rohit To Help India Chase Down Unachievable Targets In Tests Former India batting coach Sanjay Bangar believes the opening slot will be a new challenge for Rohit Sharma in the upcoming Test series against South Africa....
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