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How to Set up a Used Mac When You Don't Know the User Name or Password

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How to Set up a Used Mac When You Don't Know the User Name or Password

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How to change your Netflix password on desktop or mobile, even if you don't know your current password Associated Press Your Netflix password protects your account's payment information and prevents other people from watching video without your permission. You can change your Netflix password at any time via the Account settings menu on the Netflix website or using the mobile app If you've forgotten...
15:32, 06/08/2019

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

You need a password manager -- right now Who loves dealing with passwords? No one, that's who. Making them, remembering them, having to create a new one when they expire and all you want to do is log in. Then there's the dreaded breach-of-the-week, whern we find out about the latest major h......
17:48, 08/26/2019

World Password Day: is this the last one? It might not be the most widely celebrated international celebration, but this year’s World Password Day (today), might be the last. At least for Europe – where PSD2’s Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) requirements will help put an end, once and for all, to the use of passwor...
14:00, 05/02/2019

The Best Password Managers Last week, we asked you to fill us in on your favorite password managers. After combing through your responses, testing out a few new ones, and getting a sense for what other popular picks may be out there, we’ve come up with a list of the five best password managers available....
22:16, 07/05/2019

Why are so many people using ‘ashley’ as a password? It is only the 797th most popular girl’s name in the UK – yet a study shows it is used as a website login more often than any other forenameName: Ashley.Age: First recorded use as a first name was in the 16th century. Before that, it was a surname; before that, a location (“ash leigh”). Continue rea...
14:16, 05/01/2019

Tell Us About Your Favorite Password Manager It’s time for another Hive Five! This time, we want to hear about your favorite password managers. If you don’t have one, what are you waiting for? Don’t memorize the same few, terrible passwords; you’re better than that...
20:32, 06/27/2019

Never forget another password with RememBear, now only $40 Instead of trying to keep all of those passwords in your head, enlist the aid of an app like RememBear to keep them all straight. Right now, you can get a two-year subscription to this all-purpose password manager and save $20 off the regular price, down to just $39.99 from TNW Deals....
17:48, 05/24/2019

How to share your Wi-Fi password as a QR code on iOS Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Shortcuts app for iOS is a very useful way to automate your iPhone or iPad. Last week, we looked at creating a simple RSS reader using the app. But that’s not the...
22:00, 06/21/2019

How To Reset SBI Internet Banking Password SBI online banking: To register for online services, users can download the registration form from the SBI's internet banking website - onlinesbi.com....
17:48, 07/24/2019

Check to See if Robinhood Exposed Your Password Bad news, money-makers. The popular stock-trading app Robinhood recently sent emails to an undisclosed number of users, letting them know that the company made a bit of a boo-boo and stored their passwords on its servers in plaintext....
23:48, 07/25/2019

The best free password manager 2019 Best practice dictates that you should use a different password for all of your online accounts, but remembering them all can be nearly impossible – particularly if you want to use strong logins that are difficult to crack. However, there is a solution to both of these problems: a secure pass...
20:00, 08/09/2019

Chrome for Android will now let you log in to some services without password Google announced today that you can use the fingerprint sensor to sign in to some of its services when you’re using Chrome for Android. The company said this functionality is available for all Pixel users today, and will be rolling out to all using Android 7 or above in coming days. At the moment, y...
14:32, 08/13/2019

Windows 10 update will do away with password expiry policies Alongside the draft release of the configuration baseline settings for Windows 10 v1903 and Windows Server v1903, Microsoft has revealed its plan to do away with password expiration policies beginning with the Windows 10's May update.Once these policies are removed, organizations should replace...
18:32, 04/28/2019

Chrome for Android will now let you login to some services without password Google announced today that you can use the fingerprint sensor to sign in to some of its services when you’re using Chrome for Android. The company said this functionality is available for all Pixel users today, and will be rolling out to all using Android 7 or above in coming days. At the moment, y...
09:32, 08/13/2019

Half of your online logins could be password-less in the next five years Confirmation of identity is still a major challenge as binary authentication has become an issue due to the surge in data breaches as bad players continue to attack entities and gain access to valuable consumer data.Relying solely on binary authentication such as login/password, 2FA and MFA which ar...
17:32, 06/10/2019

When a Company Asks You to Reset Your Password, Should You Be Worried? We try our best to keep Lifehacker readers aware of recent data breaches and security vulnerabilities that might have compromised their data. Any good website or service should tell you what’s up, too. Sometimes, though, you get an email out of the blue that your account credentials have been compro...
04:16, 08/24/2019

How to set, change, and recover a MySQL root password If you never set, forgot, or need to change your MySQL password, you're in luck. This article walks you through these steps, so you'll never be at a loss for that database root user password....
21:48, 04/28/2019

Password-exposing bug purged from LastPass extensions Still image from the long-running but currently defunct gameshow Password. (credit: ABC Photo Archives / Getty Images) Developers of the LastPass password manager have patched a vulnerability that made it possible for websites to steal credentials for the last account the user logged into using th...
15:16, 09/17/2019

600,000 GPS trackers for people and pets are using 123456 as a password Enlarge (credit: Shenzhen i365 Tech) An estimated 600,000 GPS trackers for monitoring the location of kids, seniors, and pets contain vulnerabilities that open users up to a host of creepy attacks, researchers from security firm Avast have found. The $25 to $50 devices are small enough to wear on ...
19:32, 09/05/2019

Fernando Corbató, a Father of Your Computer (and Your Password), Dies at 93 In a breakthrough in the 1960s, he showed that computers could be used interactively with quick results, and also made secure from others’ using them....
00:16, 07/13/2019

Microsoft stops asking you to change your Windows 10 password every 60 days Microsoft has finally removed its 60-day password expiration policy from its Windows 10 security baseline, claiming there are better ways to keep users secure. This means organizations using Windows 10 won’t have to force their users to change passwords frequently. In its blog post detailing Windows...
15:32, 06/03/2019

Avira honeypot discovers the most insecure password combination While searching for new smart device threats an Avira honeypot has discovered a password even more insecure than “admin” or “12345”.“The most commonly used credential is blank, which means that the attackers just enter an empty username and password. This is even m...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Google’s new password security upgrade might work best on the Pixel 4 Google has a brand new security feature that every Android user out there should be using, as long as they operate devices with built-in fingerprint sensors running at least Android 7. But what’s exciting is that the feature will really shine once the Pixel 4 launches, as Google’s device...
05:32, 08/14/2019

The FIDO Alliance wants to bring password-less security to IoT devices The FIDO Alliance's mission is to reduce our reliance on passwords, so it doesn't come as a surprise that it's working to remove password use from internet of things devices. In fact, it's hoping to strengthen IoT security altogether and has formed t......
14:16, 06/27/2019

NordVPN adds password manager to security suite As part of its ongoing efforts to protect its users security, NordVPN has announced that it is creating a new generation password manager called NordPass.NordPass will boast a full range of features to help ensure that passwords are as secure as possible alongside an easy-to-use interface that makes...
22:16, 06/25/2019

Computer password inventor Fernando Corbato dies at 93 Computer security just lost one of its founders. Fernando "Corby" Corbato, credited with inventing the computer password, has died at the age of 93. The MIT researcher devised the concept of password-protected user accounts when establishing his Co......
20:16, 07/13/2019

Windows 10 preview tests password-free sign-ins Microsoft is taking its disdain for passwords to a new level. It just released a Windows 10 preview for Fast ring Insiders that gives you the option to make all accounts on a particular device "passwordless" when logging into the operating system. Fl......
08:00, 07/11/2019

Microsoft says mandatory password changing is “ancient and obsolete” (credit: ABC Photo Archives / Getty Images) Microsoft is finally catching on to a maxim that security experts have almost universally accepted for years: periodic password changes are likely to do more harm than good. In a largely overlooked post published late last month, Microsoft said it was re...
06:00, 06/04/2019

Major rise in password-stealing malware detected The number of users targeted by password-stealing malware jumped from 600,000 in the first half of 2018 to over 940,000 during the same period in 2019 according to new research from Kaspersky.Password Stealing Ware (PSW) is a malicious type of software that is able to collect data directly from a us...
18:00, 07/23/2019

Slack password reset coming to thousands of users Slack is set to reset password for thousands of users as it looks to respond to a data breach.The popular messaging app has confirmed it will reset the passwords of users it believes could be affected by a historical data breach.Around one percent of all Slack users are thought to be affected by the...
19:00, 07/18/2019

Man uses password breaking software to hack women's online accounts A man gained unauthorized access to more than 100 women’s digital accounts, all of which were password protected, according to a statement this week from Assistant U.S. Attorney Melissa M. Marangola....
23:48, 07/12/2019

Disney+ and Big Cable Team Up to Crack Down on Password Sharing, and Now We're Freaked Out Well, folks, I hate to rain on your streaming services parade, but those of us who are hoping to skirt a Disney+ subscription and instead leach off a buddy’s account may run into some trouble.Read more......
02:00, 08/17/2019

Mozilla launches new desktop password manager, Firefox Lockwise Mozilla has released a free password manager, Firefox Lockwise, to make it easier to manage your website logins. The launch follows the release of Lockbox – a similar tool for mobile devicesLockwise isn't yet built into Firefox; instead it's downloadable as a browser extension. Once...
15:16, 06/04/2019

Instagram will make it easier to recover your password if your account is ever hacked Whether they’re attempting to steal your Instagram account to sell it back to you for Bitcoin, or whether they have different plans with it, hackers are more and more interested in gaining access to Instagram properties. A process of recovering access to a hacked account does exist but doesn&r...
17:00, 06/17/2019

StockX forced password resets after 'suspicious activity' alert For all the sneakerheads and hypebeasts out there, if you received an email from StockX asking you to reset your password, then it was probably authentic. The online marketplace told Engadget in a statement that it was "recently alerted to suspicious......
14:48, 08/02/2019

RIP Fernando “Corby” Corbató, inventor of the password (1926-2019) Last Friday, legendary MIT computer scientist Fernando “Corby” Corbató passed away at his home in Newton, Massachusetts. He was 93. The Oakland-born researcher was responsible for several pivotal advances in the computer science space, most notably the password, which he invented during his pioneeri...
20:32, 07/13/2019

Over half a million active GPS trackers have ‘123456’ as default password Researchers have found serious security vulnerabilities in over 600,000 GPS trackers available for sale on Amazon and other online retail merchants that may have exposed user data, including the exact real-time GPS coordinates. Czech cybersecurity firm Avast, which disclosed the vulnerabilities, sai...
22:16, 09/06/2019

Password1, Password2, Password3 no more: Microsoft drops password expiration rec For many years, Microsoft has published a security baseline configuration: a set of system policies that are a reasonable default for a typical organization. This configuration may be sufficient for some companies, and it represents a good starting point for those corporations that need something st...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Chrome and Chromium-based Edge are getting a new 'reveal password' button Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge will soon have a new 'reveal password' button that will let you check you've entered your login credentials correctly. The button will appear automatically in password fields on any website.Microsoft is developing the button for the new Chromium-based ...
14:48, 07/23/2019

Man busted using password-breaking software to hack women’s accounts A man gained unauthorized access to more than 100 women’s Facebook, iCloud, Gmail, Yahoo and Hotmail accounts — all of which were password-protected — using password breaking software....
23:16, 07/12/2019

Mozilla's Tweaking Firefox's Password Manager to Tell You When Saved Logins Have Been Stolen You can’t spend hours combing through archives of breached data to see if your login credentials were leaked, so Mozilla’s rebranded in-browser password manager, Lockwise, will soon notify users if their saved usernames or passwords were exposed in a data breach, and recommend that they change them....
23:16, 07/17/2019

Apple’s AirDrop and password sharing features can leak iPhone numbers Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Apple makes it easy for people to locate lost iPhones, share Wi-Fi passwords, and use AirDrop to send files to other nearby devices. A recently published report demonstrates how snoops can capitalize on these features to scoop up a wealth of potentially sensit...
16:48, 08/01/2019

Password Stealing Malware Attacks Rise 60 Percent in H1 2019: Kaspersky The use of malware designed to harvest consumers digital data, known as password stealers, grew 60 percent in the first half of 2019, affecting a large number of users in India, showed data from......
17:32, 07/25/2019

Windows 10 update pushes Microsoft closer to a password-free future With its Windows 10 May 2019 update, Microsoft is getting one step closer to eliminating passwords. The company's Windows Hello has earned its FIDO2 certification -- an industry standard that deems Windows Hello a secure authenticator. Now, users run......
21:32, 05/09/2019

New Linux malware mines crypto after installing backdoor with secret master password Cybersecurity researchers have identified a new strain of Linux malware that not only mines cryptocurrency illicitly, but provides the attackers with universal access to an infected system via a “secret master password.” TrendMicro’s latest blog also reveals that Skidmap attempts to mask its cryptoc...
00:16, 09/17/2019

Apple has let down every iPhone user The discovery that malicious websites have been able to deliver malware to iPhones for years should be a wakeup call for users that Apple puts boasting about security ahead of actual security....
09:00, 09/05/2019

How to create an access key for the root user in AWS Performing tasks with root user credentials opens AWS to potentially catastrophic security vulnerabilities. Creating and managing access keys mitigates the risk....
08:00, 07/13/2019

How to set up multi-factor authentication for an IAM user in AWS MFA protocols are a simple best practice for increasing the overall access security of AWS cloud services and could prevent costly security breaches in your enterprise....
04:32, 06/29/2019

Windows 10 could still be snooping on user data The Dutch Data Protection Agency (DPA) has raised new privacy concerns regarding how Windows 10 collects user data after a follow-up to an investigation it conducted in 2017.In its original investigation, the privacy watchdog found Microsoft's operating system to be in breach of local privacy l...
04:16, 08/29/2019

Flipboard hit by user data breach News aggregator service and mobile news app Flipboard has begun notifying users of a data breach in which hackers had access to its internal systems for over nine months.The company informed users of the breach in a series of emails in which it explained that hackers had gained access to the databas...
01:32, 05/30/2019

Twitter says it may have used user data for ads without permission Twitter Inc said on Tuesday that it may have used data for personalized ads without a user's permission due to issues with the microblogging website's settings....
03:16, 08/07/2019

How to create an administrator IAM user and group in AWS AWS best practices dictate that you should not use root user credentials for everyday admin tasks. Proper data security requires the use of special administrator account....
23:32, 06/17/2019

Snap Posts Record User Growth Snap reported its strongest user growth as a public company and accelerating revenue, signs that long-awaited Snapchat app improvements and a leadership overhaul are translating into gains for the business....
22:48, 07/23/2019

Snap user growth on a roll as new app clicks Snap Inc's Snapchat on Tuesday added more users for a second straight quarter and beat analysts' estimates for revenue, getting a boost from a better version of its Android app and the launch of a new augmented reality photo lenses....
00:16, 07/24/2019

LazyDocker is a user-friendly terminal GUI for Docker When you need to manage your Docker containers, but don't have a fancy web-based GUI to use, where do you turn? A terminal GUI built for efficient container work....
03:16, 08/30/2019

Average User Still Spending 38 More Minutes On Facebook Per Day Than They Should Facebook, a company so heinous that it was cited by the United Nations as being complicit in genocide, is still the most popular social network in the world. But people are at least spending less time on the site these days.Read more......
03:16, 05/29/2019

Truecaller Launches User Verification SDK for Mobile Web Truecaller has announced the global launch of its user verification software development kit (SDK) solution exclusively for the mobile web platforms....
16:32, 07/16/2019

LazyDocker is a user-riendly terminal GUI for Docker When you need to manage your Docker containers, but don't have a fancy web-based GUI to use, where do you turn? A terminal GUI built for efficient container work....
22:48, 08/28/2019

User acquisition is dead, creative is king As Facebook and Google’s AIs have grown more efficient at media buying and bid management, investing in creative will be your best competitive advantage.Read More...
14:00, 05/09/2019

Peak flow meters: A user's guide A peak flow meter is a small device that measures the amount of breath a person can exhale in one forced breath. This article looks at their uses, benefits, results, and how to use them....
04:48, 07/24/2019

Twitter admits using user data for ads without consent The social network has said it "failed" its users after sharing data with advertisers without permission. The company says it has launched an investigation into who may have been impacted....
10:16, 08/07/2019

Twitter says it may have used data for personalized ads without user permission Twitter Inc said on Tuesday that it may have used data for personalized ads without a user's permission due to issues with the microblogging website's settings....
06:16, 08/07/2019

Facebook hit with $5bn fine over user privacy fears Facebook has been hit with a record $5bn fine by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to settle privacy concerns over the Cambridge Analytica data-stealing scandal.The social network will also be required to establish an independent privacy committee that CEO Mark Zuckerberg will have no control ov...
21:32, 07/24/2019

IBM CIO Focuses on User Experience to Keep Staff Happy Fletcher Previn, IBM’s chief information officer, is prioritizing design thinking and the user experience in the development of internal applications and systems, in an effort to attract and retain employees....
10:48, 06/20/2019

Windows 10 setup: Which user account type should you choose? When you set up a new Windows 10 PC, you have a choice of four types of user accounts, from the old-school local account to the newest, Active Azure Directory. Here's how to make the right choice....
18:32, 07/23/2019

3.5 Galaxy Note 10 features I’m jealous of, as an iPhone user The Galaxy Note 10 series is finally official, and all the leaks that preceded Samsung’s press conference turned out to be true. Samsung launched two worthy successors of the Note 9 (but also the Galaxy S10) that pack quite a few exciting new features. In many ways, however, the Note 10 is a l...
23:48, 08/08/2019

User Complains Of "Obscene" Ads On IRCTC App, Gets 'Fact Checked' The Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) made an epic comeback after a user of its official ticket booking application complained of obscene advertisements on the app....
21:16, 05/29/2019

Dropbox Reports Slowest Paid User Growth Since IPO Dropbox's paid user growth has been slowing despite its try-to-buy freemium offer, causing investors to worry about its ability to convert free users into paying ones....
09:16, 08/09/2019

Brian Bowman — Why user acquisition is dead and what’s coming next Brian Bowman, the CEO of Consumer Acquisition, believes that user acquisition as we know it is dead. To be more exact, he believes Facebook and Google third-party adtech is dead.Read More...
01:32, 05/27/2019

Apple offers new sign-in feature to verify user IDs Apple is rolling out a “Sign in with Apple” feature to its computers, tablets and phones, allowing users to verify their identities without having to use Facebook or Google. The Cupertino, Calif., tech giant — which continues to attack its Silicon Valley rivals on privacy issues — said Monday the ne...
10:16, 06/04/2019

Researchers: Anonymized data does little to protect user privacy Providing third-parties with data is a necessary cost of living in the 21st century. Whether it’s securing auto insurance, undergoing a routine examination at the dentist, or chatting up friends and relatives on Facebook, each of us will hand over about 1.7MB of data per second next year, according ...
02:48, 07/30/2019

'At last I can feel again': robotic hand gives user a sense of touch Man whose arm was amputated after accident can hold delicate objects such as grapes and eggsA man who lost his hand 17 years ago has been given the sense of touch through a brain-controlled robotic prosthetic.Keven Walgamott, whose arm was amputated below the elbow after an accident, can now feel 11...
06:00, 07/25/2019

Facebook to pay $100 million to settle with SEC over misuse of user data Facebook Inc agreed to pay a $100 million fine to settle charges by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that it misled investors for more than two years about the misuse of its users' data, the regulator said on Wednesday....
16:32, 07/24/2019

Facebook has had numerous scandals. So why does user engagement keep growing? Despite Facebook’s numerous scandals, privacy lapses and service outages, user engagement has been on an upswing through the first half of 2019.       ...
18:32, 07/22/2019

Apple Changes MacBook Butterfly Keyboard After User Complaints After customers reported issues with three generations of its Mac laptop keyboard, Apple is changing a component material and expanding its keyboard repair program....
21:00, 05/21/2019

Deploying technology that makes sense: End-user computing End-user computing (EUC) is used to securely deliver and manage desktops, applications, & data -- and amplify your org's creativity and collaboration.Read More...
18:16, 08/20/2019

Instagram website was leaking user details for months A security researcher has revealed that Instagram's website leaked user contact information, including phone numbers and email addresses, over a period of at least four months.Data scientist and business consultant David Stier discovered that the source code for some of the social network'...
22:32, 05/23/2019

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

Facebook explains how it makes money off user data Facebook is updating its terms of service to clarify how it makes money from its users' personal data. The changes reflect ongoing attempts to satisfy U.S. and European regulators who want users to understand what they are signing up for. (June 27)        ...
01:48, 06/28/2019

Dropbox relaunches with new user experience, apps and integrations The file storage company updated the Dropbox desktop experience, dropbox.com, and the mobile app, and rolled out native integrations with Slack, Zoom and Atlassian....
08:00, 06/12/2019

Facebook Can Turn User Groups Into Gold Mines As Facebook pivots to private user groups, investors might bear in mind that corralling users into groups defined by race, geography, stage of life and hobbies could make ad targeting easier....
21:16, 05/06/2019

‘User in yer face’ is an online museum of design horrors If you think the design of Facebook, Twitter, or any other popular site you use regularly is bad, hold your horses. I’m going to introduce you to a website that’ll make you spill your coffee, pull your hair, scream in agony, and punch the wall. Maybe all at the same time. The website, aptly named Us...
15:32, 07/04/2019

As Ive departs, Apple should refocus on durability and user interfaces Jonathan Ive's departure gives Apple a chance to fix two of its biggest weaknesses from the last decade: overly fragile devices, and bland UIs.Read More...
18:00, 07/04/2019

Russia orders Tinder to turn over user data Personal user data from the popular dating app Tinder can now be monitored by Russian intelligence agencies after it was added to a special data storage register. Tinder could be banned in Russia if it fails to comply....
04:48, 06/04/2019

YouTube’s Android app could soon hide user comments by default As great as YouTube is as a content platform, its comments section is, to put it mildly, far less highly regarded – for every positive or insightful comment found under any given video, you often find dozens of nasty, inappropriate or idiotic ones. Google has long been aware of the probl...
07:16, 06/21/2019

Over 6 million user-created maps are coming to 'Halo: MCC' Microsoft and 343 Industries said they'd transfer Forge maps and game modes to Halo: The Master Chief Collection with the help of players, and it's clear many gamers were willing to step up. The two have revealed that over 6.6 million user-created m......
00:16, 08/29/2019

Surfer avoids shark after alert from drone user Drone footage emerged on Tuesday of a large shark swimming very near a surfer off Werri Beach in New South Wales, Australia. (Sept. 17)        ...
18:48, 09/17/2019

Apple will add HomePod multi-user, radio, and noise features after iOS 13 Two collections of new HomePod features will arrive after iOS 13, including a radio feature in late September and bigger tweaks later in the fall.Read More...
21:48, 09/11/2019

Facebook expands Watch service as user numbers grow Facebook Inc said on Wednesday monthly users to its Watch video service had doubled since December while announcing more partnerships with international broadcasters and publishers in its bid to take on Alphabet Inc's YouTube....
14:00, 06/12/2019

Facebook ends human review of user audio after other companies do the same Facebook is now the latest tech giant to put a stop to human review of user audio recordings, following a slew of companies from Google to Amazon and Apple all likewise coming under fire in recent weeks over the human review of audio collected from users. In Facebook’s case, the company acknow...
06:32, 08/14/2019

Christian Yelich Changes Walkup Music To Own A Random Twitter User Reigning National League MVP Christian Yelich will appear in the upcoming ESPN Body Issue, the worldwide leader’s annual effort to capitalize on everyone’s desire to see the bare butt-cheeks of attractive famous people. The Body Issue is 10 years old now—no one who is not hoarding survival gear in ...
14:00, 08/28/2019

Spotify shares drop on slower-than-expected user growth Spotify Technology SA’s lighter-than-expected number of new paid subscribers drove shares as much as 5% lower in trading before the bell, overshadowing revenue, gross margins and user engagement successes in the second quarter. The reaction to what appeared to be one slight disappointment in an othe...
16:48, 07/31/2019

Twitter User Who Leaked Most E3 Announcements Says Nintendo's Lawyer Called Them After promising early and unreleased information about Nintendo’s E3 reveals on Twitter this weekend, an account that’s been leaking the rest of this week’s announcements says they received a call and email from Nintendo asking them to stop....
20:48, 06/10/2019

AT&T says it was perfectly legal to sell user location data, but stopped anyway AT&T came under fire in the last year or so — as did rival carriers Sprint, Verizon and T-Mobile — when press reports surfaced about the practice of carriers selling location data about its users. The Federal Communications Commission opened an investigation, and the carriers promised to...
00:16, 05/18/2019

YouTube is the world’s top-grossing video app with $138M in user spending Google must be happy. YouTube is the world’s top-grossing app in the photo and video software category for a second quarter in a row. To clinch the top spot, YouTube generated $138 million in user spending, according to data from app market monitor SensorTower. US-based users accounted for nearly 70...
19:48, 08/01/2019

UPDATE 2-Dropbox slides after reporting slowest user growth since IPO File sharing company Dropbox Inc reported its slowest growth in paid users since going public last year and fell short of expectations for a quarterly revenue metric that indicates future growth, sending its shares down 5% on Thursday....
02:16, 08/09/2019

Hiber raises $800,000 for user-generated browser game platform Swedish startup Hiber said it has raised a round of funding for its browser-based game platform that enables players to build and share their own games.Read More...
06:16, 08/08/2019

Google Search results are improved in response to user feedback A series of tweets from the Google SearchLiaison Twitter account (via Gizmodo) indicates that Google is making a small change to Google Search in response to user feedback asking for more variety in its Search results. The tweak is designed to prevent a search result from containing multiple listing...
06:00, 06/09/2019

Japan, a Big Plastic User, Fights Waste Ahead of the G-20 Summit TOKYO (AP) — Japan has a plastic problem.In a country where cleanliness and neat packaging have long been considered good service, almost everything, from single bananas to individual pieces of vegetables, pastries, pens and cosmetics is sold plastic-wrapped. But as world leaders descend on Os...
08:32, 06/26/2019

Robinhood reveals error that left user passwords exposed Commission-free stock trading startup Robinhood instructed some users to change their passwords on Wednesday, after discovering a logging error that left some customer credentials vulnerable, according to a company email....
01:48, 07/25/2019

Twitter accidentally shared user data with advertising partner Twitter says it “inadvertently” collected iOS location data from some of its users and shared it with one of its “trusted” advertising partners — marking the fourth time in the past year that people’s private information has been made public. “You trust us to be c...
11:32, 05/14/2019

Flipboard hack exposed sensitive user data for over 9 months Popular news aggregation platform Flipboard has disclosed a glaring security breach, which gave hackers unauthorized access to its database systems for more than nine months. As a precautionary step, it has reset all users’ passwords. While you can continue using Flipboard from devices you’re alread...
15:00, 05/29/2019

Huawei CEO Says Apple Is His 'Role Model' for Protecting User Data Zhengfei stressed that his company will not provide users' data to the Chinese government at any cost, the way Apple does not provide data that may compromise its users' privacy....
09:32, 07/08/2019

YouTube sues user who extorted others through fake takedown requests A lawsuit filed by YouTube yesterday claims that a user abused its copyright infringement reporting system to extort fellow YouTubers and carry out a swatting attack. YouTube alleges that Christopher Brady, of Omaha, Nebraska, filed dozens of Digital......
00:48, 08/21/2019

Facebook tweaks terms of service to better explain user rights Facebook's terms of service agreement is infamous for being lengthy and hard to decipher -- and it appears that the company has gone back to the drawing board. The social media giant has unveiled an update to its user agreement that it thinks will be......
08:48, 06/28/2019

IBM proposes changes to law shielding internet firms from user content liability International Business Machines Corp proposed changes to a 1996 law that protects internet companies from liabilities related to what users post on their platforms....
01:32, 07/11/2019

XKCD forum breach exposes details from over 560,000 user accounts XKCD, the sarcastic webcomic revered by science and tech geeks, is now the butt of someone else's joke. Hackers breached the forum of the 14-year old site, stealing over 560,000 usernames, emails, IP addresses and hashed passwords. Security researche......
21:16, 09/03/2019

Big plastic user Japan fights waste ahead of G-20 summit TOKYO (AP) — Japan has a plastic problem. Almost everything, from single bananas to individual pieces of vegetables, pastries, pens and cosmetics is sold plastic-wrapped. But as world leaders gather in Osaka for the two-day G-20 summit starting Friday, Japan has an ambition to become a leader in red...
07:16, 06/26/2019

Facebook accidentally exposed over 400 million user records, but hey, at least they have a new dating app Oh Facebook, you just can’t seem to stop tripping over your own big, dumb feet, can you? Today, the world’s largest social network and noted privacy destroyer is introducing a brand new product to the United States. It’s a dating app that aims to take on the likes of Tinder and Bu...
19:32, 09/05/2019

This Twitter User's Unique Way Of Peeling Garlic Is Winning The Internet! Garlic Peeling Video: While a lot of us have figured our own hacks to peel them faster, this particular twitter user can get the job done in a matter of seconds!...
07:16, 06/20/2019

Fans Defend Hardik Pandya After Racist Jibe From Instagram User When television actress Krystle D'Souza put up a picture with Hardik Pandya, one Instagram user overstepped his mark and directed a racist comment towards the cricketer....
07:48, 05/06/2019

Google vows greater user privacy, after decades of data collection At its annual conference for software developers, the search and advertising giant showed off several new products and features that it said were created to help maintain customers’ control over their own data....
00:48, 05/08/2019

Streaming service Spotify hits 100 million paid user mark Music streaming service Spotify says the number of its paying subscribers has hit 100 million for the first time, up 32% on the year and almost twice the latest figures for Apple Music...
17:16, 04/29/2019

India Driving More Revenue per User for Social Media Firms: Forrester As user growth on various social media platforms in the key global markets slows down, India is helping social media players clock more revenue per user in the Asia-Pacific region....
15:16, 08/26/2019

Liquidators of dead shitcoin factory Cryptopia must reconcile 900,000 user accounts one-by-one The liquidator overseeing the slow death of New Zealand-based shitcoin factory Cryptopia has issued its latest update and states progress is “pleasing.” However, it’s not all been plain sailing for liquidators Grant Thornton. It took several months for the liquidator to obtain Cryptopia‘s data from ...
23:48, 08/21/2019

Twitter accidentally shares user location data with advertising partner Twitter Inc said on Monday it may have accidentally collected and shared location data of some users accessing its app through Apple devices with an advertising partner....
20:48, 05/13/2019

Meth user’s mugshot is spitting image of Breaking Bad’s Walter White This mugshot has Breaking Bad fans doing a double-take. Police in Illinois put out a poster of a fugitive who looks almost identical to the TV show’s lead character, Walter White — and who was busted for possession of meth, just like his TV lookalike, according to KWQC. Todd W. Barrick Jr. has...
22:32, 09/10/2019

Police Warning To Zomato User Who Cancelled Order Over "Non-Hindu Rider" A man who cancelled his order because he was assigned a "non-Hindu" delivery executive by food ordering service Zomato, triggering a nationwide debate over religious intolerance, has been sent a......
16:48, 08/01/2019

AT&T claims selling user location data wasn't illegal, but stops doing it We reported about two weeks ago that all four major carries in the United States are defendants in class action suits, which claim that they sold user location data to third-party companies. Well, it looks like the issue isn't whether or not they did it, but how and why.AT&T has just confirmed in a ...
03:16, 05/19/2019

Russia orders Tinder dating app to share user data on demand Russia said on Monday it had added the popular dating app Tinder to a list of entities obliged to hand over user data and messages to law enforcement agencies on demand, including the main successor agency to the Soviet-era KGB....
20:00, 06/03/2019

Coming Wednesday: FTC complaint against Facebook over mishandling of user phone numbers Facebook’s regulatory woes are about to get worse, with the Federal Trade Commission set to unveil a complaint against the social networking giant on Wednesday — the same day the company releases its second-quarter earnings — that’s focused on the company’s sketchy mish...
02:32, 07/24/2019

TikTok User Spending Crosses $10 Million in June: Sensor Tower While India is TikTok's largest market, the growth in spending was driven by users in China, where gross revenue for the app has increased 271 percent since January....
14:32, 07/23/2019

Tinder required to provide user data to Russian government: report The Russian government on Monday reportedly announced that the dating app Tinder is required to release user data to state intelligence agencies in an effort to control online activity....
18:32, 06/03/2019

New iPhone hacking tool can reportedly access a user’s iCloud data An Israeli security company with a track record of developing some of the most advanced and sophisticated mobile hacking tools we’ve ever seen has upped the ante considerably. According to a report from the Financial Times, the NSO Group is selling an updated version of its famed Pegasus tool ...
06:48, 07/20/2019

As Russian “FaceApp” gobbles up user photos, Schumer asks FBI to investigate Enlarge / The FaceApp application displayed on Apple's App Store. (credit: Getty Images | NurPhoto) Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has called for a federal investigation into FaceApp, saying the Russian-operated mobile application "could pose national security and privacy risks for ...
02:48, 07/19/2019

Russia intel agencies can now force Tinder to hand over user data MOSCOW — Dating app Tinder is now required to provide user data to Russian intelligence agencies, the country’s communications regulator said Monday. The app was included on a new list of online services operating in Russia that are required to provide user data on demand to Russian authoritie...
18:16, 06/03/2019

Irish Top Court Rejects Facebook Appeal Over Transfer of User Data to US European Court of Justice will hear a landmark privacy case regarding the transfer of EU citizens' data to the US in July, after Facebook's bid to stop its referral was blocked by Ireland's Supreme......
19:32, 05/31/2019

Twitter shares jump 10% on solid user growth, revenue beat Twitter Inc on Friday reported better-than-expected second-quarter revenue as design changes to its microblogging website attracted more users and advertisers, sending its shares up 10%....
18:48, 07/26/2019

Coinbase’s crypto debit card launches in 6 more EU countries, despite user problems Following its launch in the UK in April, Coinbase is rolling out its cryptocurrency debit card to more European countries, despite users reporting numerous problems. The cryptocurrency exchange will be launching its Coinbase Card in six more European nations. As of today, the crypto-funded debit car...
16:48, 06/12/2019

Facebook suspends ‘tens of thousands’ of apps for user data issues Facebook says it has suspended “tens of thousands” of apps over concerns about how they handled user data amid an internal probe sparked by the Cambridge Analytica scandal. The social media giant on Friday said it booted the apps for “a variety of reasons” as part of its ongoing investigation of thi...
09:51, 09/21/2019

Spotify Reports User Growth Amid Industry Podcast Boom Spotify posted greater-than-expected user growth in the latest quarter as the music-streaming giant improved long-term retention of its listeners and broadened its podcasting business....
18:16, 07/31/2019

Grindr's owner gave staff access to sensitive user data When the US pushed Grindr's owner to sell the app over national security concerns, it made only vague allusions to what might have prompted the decision. Now, however, the situation is clearer. Reuters sources have claimed that Beijing Kunlun trigg......
02:32, 05/27/2019

Vietnam throws Facebook user in jail over ‘anti-state’ posts HANOI — A court in Vietnam sentenced a Facebook user to six years in prison Thursday for a series of posts he made on the social media platform that the Southeast Asian country’s government said were “anti-state.” Despite sweeping economic reform and increasing openness to social change, Vietnam’s r...
23:48, 06/06/2019

Ali Stroker makes Tony history as the first wheelchair user to win an acting award Stroker, who won for "Oklahoma!," dedicated the prize to "every kid who is watching tonight who has a disability, who has a limitation or a challenge, who has been waiting to see themselves represented in this arena.”...
19:48, 06/10/2019

EU calls for release of Vietnamese Facebook user over 'anti-state' posts European Union called for the immediately release of a Vietnamese Facebook user sentenced to six years in prison on Thursday for posts he made on the social media platform, saying the case marked a "worrying development."...
21:32, 06/06/2019

India tells tech firms to protect user privacy, prevent abuse Technology firms must protect user privacy and prevent abuse of their platforms, India's IT minister said on Thursday, speaking as the government draws up a data privacy law and seeks to push companies to store more data locally....
15:48, 09/19/2019

Russia Orders Tinder to Share User Data Amid Online Clampdown Russian authorities have ordered dating app Tinder to share user data and messages with government and intelligence agencies, in the latest sign of Moscow’s tightening grip over online activities in the country....
16:48, 06/03/2019

419 million Facebook records containing user phone numbers exposed online: reports Facebook used to allow people to search for each other using phone numbers. The numbers are believed to have been exposed before that feature was shut down....
20:32, 09/05/2019

Nintendo Switch Reportedly Getting Screen Upgrade Fixing One of Its Biggest User Complaints Within the last month, Nintendo has announced a cheaper and more portable version of the Switch in the upcoming Switch Lite, along with a hardware revision for the existing Switch boasting greatly improved battery life among other improvements. Read more......
09:48, 08/08/2019

HMD Global demonstrates its dedication to user privacy and security, moves its data servers "Data security and privacy" — these words have been thrown around a lot in recent years, gaining more and more momentum after events like the Facebook Cambridge Analytica scandal, the Huawei spying accusations, et cetera. As you are probably well aware, your own Android phone will beam packages of d...
18:00, 06/18/2019

SoftBank Corp first-quarter profit climbs 4% as mobile user numbers grow Japanese telco SoftBank Corp said on Monday its operating profit in the quarter ended June rose 4%, in line with estimates, as the number of mobile users grew....
12:16, 08/05/2019

iPhone User Base See Dismal Growth in US in Q1 2019, CIRP Data Reveals Apple iPhone user base in the US saw a dismal growth in the first calendar quarter of 2019.The quarter ending March 2019 recorded the US iPhone user base at 193 million units....
15:16, 05/17/2019

User solves Pixel performance issues by disabling one of the latest Android features Google’s Pixel phones are supposed to be the peak of Android experience, featuring the latest and most innovative features the company has to offer. And while that is true in some areas, such as cameras, the overall package is far from perfect. Pixel users have experienced multiple hardware issues o...
02:00, 05/08/2019

Pinterest beats revenue on user addition, lifts 2019 sales forecast Pinterest Inc raised its full-year sales forecast and reported second-quarter revenue above Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as the online scrapbook company added more users, sending its shares up 12% in extended trading....
05:16, 08/02/2019

Dark web user gets 42 months in prison for buying child abuse imagery with Bitcoin A man in the US has been sentenced to 42 months in federal prison for purchasing, downloading, and concealing child abuse imagery he got on the dark web and paid for with Bitcoin. According to court documents, starting in May 2017, Stephen P. Langlois, Jr. used Bitcoin to subscribe to an overseas ch...
14:00, 05/17/2019

The Air Force is testing a new kind of headset that protects the user by transmitting sounds through their bones Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Barron US airmen at RAF Mildenhall are testing a new in-ear headset that uses the wearer's ear bones to transmit sounds. The new device is meant to protect the wearer's hearing while still allowing communications in noisy environments. Visit Business Insid...
00:16, 08/22/2019

Slack Resetting Thousands of User Passwords After Learning 2015 Breach Was Worse Than Previously Known Slack is resetting roughly 100,000 user passwords for accounts that were active in 2015. The company has only recently learned that an old security breach from four years ago was perhaps worse than previously thought.Read more......
19:16, 07/18/2019

Larry Wilmore Welcomes Mosque Shooter's Favorite Twitter User To His Ringer Podcast What is there to gain from having Ben Shapiro on your platform of choice? Is it the possibility that he shares his appearance with his audience, and hopefully some of that traffic drips down to you? Is that tradeoff worth it? On the latest episode of his podcast for The Ringer, Larry Wilmore chose t...
04:00, 06/14/2019

Instagram Boots Ad Partner HYP3R for Reportedly Scraping Huge Amounts of User Data Instagram has banned one of its owner Facebook’s official marketing partners, San Francisco-based HYP3R, after “a combination of configuration errors and lax oversight” on its behalf allowed HYP3R to scrape massive amounts of data on Instagram users, Business Insider reported on Wednesday.Read more....
09:48, 08/08/2019

Researchers Discover Malware That Can Record the Screen of French Internet User's Watching Porn Security researchers discovered a new form of malware that specifically targeted users of a French telecom giant. One of the more disturbing features of this malware is its capability to identify when someone was likely viewing porn and record their screen.Read more......
08:32, 08/15/2019

Russia Demands Tinder Share User Data, Messages With Its National Intelligence Agencies (MOSCOW) — Russia is requiring dating app Tinder to hand over data on its users — including messages — to national intelligence agencies, part of the country’s widening crackdown on internet freedoms. The communications regulator said Monday that Tinder was included on a list...
18:48, 06/03/2019

Instagram will pay security researchers to track down rogue app developers that scrape and misuse user data (FB) Reuters Instagram will pay security researchers to track down rogue developers misusing its users' data. The Facebook-owned photo-sharing app has announced a Data Abuse Bounty program. It comes after Business Insider discovered a startup was harvesting millions of users' data and tracking their loc...
11:32, 08/20/2019

Venmo has digital user base putting heat on Square and banks, but no plan to profit from it PayPal's Venmo is seeing huge growth, with 40 million users disclosed for the first time, but CFO John Rainey says the company is in no rush to generate profits from the millennial-focused, peer-to-peer payments app....
23:16, 04/28/2019

42 Million Dating App Records Exposed Online, Leaking User IP Addresses and Location Data A database containing records of tens of millions of users of various dating apps has been found publicly accessible, according to a researcher who says it remains unclear who amassed the data.Read more......
04:00, 05/30/2019

Corel Painter 2020, hands on: Performance and interface tweaks enhance user experience There are dozens of welcome tweaks and improvements in Painter 2020 rather than any major new features. But even workflows and processes that haven't changed feel more fluid thanks to the performance enhancements....
20:16, 07/11/2019

Instagram user calls out Oprah for not paying off students’ debt after speech, Queen of Talk responds Oprah Winfrey responded Monday to an Instagram user who called out the billionaire mogul for not paying off student loans after her commencement speech at Colorado College, in an apparent comparison to investor Robert Smith's generous gesture at Morehouse College....
14:16, 05/21/2019

Report: NSO Group's Pegasus Spyware Can Break Into Cloud Services, Transmit User Data to Server Israeli spyware company NSO Group’s powerful Pegasus malware—the same spyware implicated in a breach of WhatsApp earlier this year—is capable of scraping a target’s data from the servers of Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Microsoft, according to a report in the Financial Times on Friday.Read mo...
20:16, 07/20/2019

Judge calls Facebook’s view on user privacy ‘so wrong’ as class-action lawsuit proceeds A federal judge ordered Facebook to face most of a lawsuit seeking damages for letting third parties such as Cambridge Analytica access users’ private data.Read More...
16:48, 09/10/2019

Dell Technologies makes VMware linchpin of hybrid cloud, data center as a service, end user strategies Dell Technologies' hybrid cloud and data center as a service strategies highlight how VMware is acting as the strategic glue for the technology giant's portfolio of companies....
00:16, 04/30/2019

Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich trolls social media user after criticism over nude photo shoot Milwaukee Brewers star Christian Yelich had a run-in with a troll on social media and then took his clap back to a new level during his game against the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday....
00:48, 08/29/2019

A new lawsuit accuses Apple of violating user's privacy by allegedly allowing Siri to record without consent (AAPL) Florence Fu/Tech Insider A recently filed class-action lawsuit accuses Apple of violating user privacy by allegedly recording consumers and minors with its Siri digital assistant without consent. The lawsuit comes after The Guardian reported that the contractors Apple hires to evaluate Siri's perfo...
11:48, 08/08/2019

Rian Johnson, Mark Hamill, and the Star Wars fanbase gathered 'round for one Twitter user's inaugural binge Star Wars is such a massive cultural phenomenon, complete with oodles of lore and no shortage of discourse, that it might seem unbelievable when you find someone who’s never watched the franchise. At all. As crazy as it is, they exist, and the internet just watched a non-Star Wars fan turn into the ...
03:32, 09/05/2019

Pizza Reviews Are Meaner Than Video Game User Reviews: A Definitive Comparison Are video game user reviews kinder than pizza user reviews? The short answer is “Yes.” The long answer is this 27-minute video in which I cross-analyze the linguistic patterns of 500 one-star Yelp reviews of famous New York pizzerias and 500 “zero” Metacritic user reviews of acclaimed triple-A video...
20:32, 05/10/2019

Twitter reports small user growth and small profits If you ever needed proof that Twitter has reached a natural ceiling for its user figures, then its second quarter numbers are perfect. In the last three months, the company added just five million new daily active users, and coined a net profit of $3......
04:48, 07/27/2019

George Barker death: Man accused of 'merciless' knife attack on gym user fled country after murder, court told A kickboxer "brutally stabbed to death" at a south-east London gym just days after becoming a father was killed by a man who then fled the country, a court has heard....
04:16, 08/23/2019

15 Best Coffee Places In Delhi You Just Can't Miss The growing number of coffee places around town get us to one point- Delhi loves coffee. So we'v got a list of some of the best coffee places in town that you must visit for your refill of caffeine....
18:48, 09/19/2019

How to Choose a Bank That's Not Profiting From the Climate Crisis If you’re trying to live in a way that helps mitigate the effects of climate change, you might resolve to fly less often or eat less meat. But what about switching banks?...
19:17, 09/19/2019

Amazon Orders 100,000 Vans From Electric Startup Rivian By 2024 Earlier this year, Amazon invested $700 million in Michigan’s electric car startup Rivian, but now the company has built on that with an order for 100,000 vans to hit the roads by 2024, which is a lot of vans....
19:17, 09/19/2019

IndyCar's Aeroscreen Testing May Give Top Teams An Advantage Back in May, IndyCar debuted its aeroscreen concept as a sleek form of head protection in response to many other series’ adoption of the halo. That was pretty much the last update we’d heard of it—until now. And the best part is, we’ll get to see it in action on track next month....
19:17, 09/19/2019

Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus reveals hypercar for WEC The SCG007 will race the likes of the Aston Martin Valkyrie at Le Mans... New SCG007 Le Mans racer is powered by 3.0-litre twin-turbo V6; up to 30 roadgoing are examples set to be built American manufacturer Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus has revealed its entry for the 2020/21 World Endurance Champ...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Netflix spending a game-changer for Hollywood features With the upcoming premiere of Martin Scorcese's "The Irishman" slated for Sept. 27, streaming giant Netflix once again is at the forefront of feature film conversation in Hollywood....
19:48, 09/19/2019

Facebook working on AR glasses it hopes will replace smartphones Facebook is reportedly developing augmented reality (AR) glasses with a twist. These won’t be tethered to a mobile device, but will instead work as a standalone product that could replace smartphones. Facebook aims to release the product by 2025, but the company doesn’t have a great track record whe...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Study: Even short-lived solar panels can be economically viable A new study shows that, contrary to widespread belief within the solar power industry, new kinds of solar cells and panels don’t necessarily have to last for 25 to 30 years in order to be economically viable in today’s market. Rather, solar panels with initial lifetimes of as little as 10 years c...
19:48, 09/19/2019

WordPress.com parent Automattic raises $300 million from Salesforce at a $3 billion valuation WordPress.com parent Automattic has raised $300 million in funding from Salesforce Ventures, giving it a post-funding valuation of $3 billion.Read More...
19:48, 09/19/2019

NY Times reporters claim Kavanaugh offered interview if they said it never happened Two New York Times reporters​ claim Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh agreed to be interviewed for their book under the condition that they say he didn’t speak with them. Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly, the authors of “The Education of Brett Kavanaugh: An Investigation,” speakin...
19:48, 09/19/2019

| Abbott shows Proteas have shed a costly ‘generation’ Kyle Abbott’s superlative county bowling feat served as a disconcerting reminder of the flight of high-calibre cricketers from SA soil, says Rob Houwing....
19:48, 09/19/2019

| Ex-England forward Beardsley suspended over racist comments Former Newcastle Under-23s coach Peter Beardsley has been suspended from all football-related activity after he was found guilty of making racist comments....
19:48, 09/19/2019

| Migrant workers still exploited in World Cup host Qatar: Amnesty Qatar is not fulfilling all its promises to improve the conditions of migrant workers in the country in the run-up to the 2022 World Cup, Amnesty International said Thursday....
19:48, 09/19/2019

USA TODAY Sports college football staff picks for Week 4 of the season Week 4 of the college football season bring a matchup between Notre Dame and Georgia plus two other showdowns. USA TODAY staff pick the Top 25 games.       ...
20:16, 09/19/2019

Domestic violence red flags are easy to find in coaches’ pasts, but did NFL teams spot them? The NFL says addressing domestic violence is a priority, but a USA TODAY investigation found issues in backgrounds of coaches that teams hired.       ...
20:16, 09/19/2019

Kentucky LB Kash Daniel fires back at allegations he tried to hurt Florida QB Kyle Trask Kentucky LB Kash Daniel vehemently denies allegations made by Florida fans on Twitter that he intentionally tried to injure Gators QB Kyle Trask       ...
20:16, 09/19/2019

Trump sues to stop Manhattan district attorney from getting his tax returns President Trump’s lawyers filed a lawsuit Thursday to fight the Manhattan district attorney’s demand for eight years of his corporate and personal tax returns. “In response to the subpoenas issued by the New York County District Attorney, we have filed a lawsuit this morning in federal court on beha...
20:16, 09/19/2019

Trump rails against report of intelligence community whistleblower President Trump on Thursday ripped reports that he made a promise to a foreign leader so troubling that a whistleblower reported it to the intelligence community’s in-house watchdog — calling them “Fake News” and “Presidential Harassment!” “Another Fake News story out there – It never ends! Vi...
20:16, 09/19/2019

Beloved ‘gentle’ bear Yepani dies at North Carolina Zoo A grizzly bear that went from stealing coolers and backpacks at Yellowstone to spending 25 years at the North Carolina Zoo has been euthanized by workers there, officials announced Wednesday. Yepani, known in his final years for his “gentle and patient personality,” lived well past the life expectan...
20:16, 09/19/2019

Eva Braun’s used panties sold at auction There will be a Führer over this one! A pair of Eva Braun’s pink panties, a stained nightgown and a piece of Nazi jewelry have been sold by a British auction house. Humbert & Ellis Auctioneers offloaded the silk briefs for $4,619 to an unknown telephone bidder, according to a news release. “Th...
20:16, 09/19/2019

Champions League soccer: Zidane rips Real Madrid after loss to PSG Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane ripped his squad for a lack of intensity after a loss to Paris Saint-German in the group stage of the 2019-20 UEFA Champions League....
20:16, 09/19/2019

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino not concerned about Christian Eriksen after disappointing display Mauricio Pochettino insists he is not concerned about Christian Eriksen's commitment since the uncertainty around his Tottenham future over the summer....
20:16, 09/19/2019

60 second interview: Sam Horsfall Paul Wheeler talks to Sam Horsfall, a man who likes everything to be just perfect The post 60 second interview: Sam Horsfall appeared first on Boxing News....
20:16, 09/19/2019

Troy Aikman says NFL officiating issues are ‘maddening’ and ‘nauseating’ "At a time when the league and sport is trying to do all that it can to get the calls right, there’s more controversy than there’s ever been before," the Hall of Famer said....
20:48, 09/19/2019

Opinion: EU-Mercosur pact is still alive Opponents of free trade with South America's Mercosur states are delighted that Austria is stymieing a potential deal. But the agreement is not dead yet, says Bernd Riegert....
20:48, 09/19/2019

10 things to know about Supreme Court case against government If you have been too busy to follow the proceedings of the Supreme Court, where it is being decided whether Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament was legal, here are 10 things worth knowing:...
20:48, 09/19/2019

People like the idea of a carbon tax - if the money is put to good use A survey of people in the US suggests the public will support carbon taxes high enough to produce big emissions cuts - but only if the revenue is used in certain ways...
21:16, 09/19/2019

The Downton Abbey Movie Is Exactly What It Should Be As a person who has seen barely a flicker of Downton Abbey on television, I can’t predict whether the movie spin-off–directed by Michael Engler and written by the show’s creator, Julian Fellowes–will be everything longtime fans have hoped for. But as a one-off, it’s a f...
21:16, 09/19/2019

Producer Brian Grazer Wants You to Be More Curious About Other People Brian Grazer likes to tell the story about the time he didn’t meet Vladimir Putin. Not meeting Putin is a story nearly all of us could tell, but Grazer came closer than most, right into the ante-room of the Russian President’s office, in fact. Grazer–producer and founding partner, ...
21:16, 09/19/2019

Global climate strike: how you can get involved Millions will take to the streets in global climate crisis protests from 20 to 27 SeptemberClimate strikes: are you taking part in Friday’s protests?The global climate strike kicks off on Friday and will ripple across the world in more than 4,000 locations, the start of a weeklong movement to train ...
21:16, 09/19/2019

Will The Devil Wears Prada musical include odes to cerulean blue and being a size 6? Some stage musicals based on movies have been notable successes, like The Producers, Hairspray, and Legally Blonde. Hopefully joining this illustrious fold is the upcoming stage musical version of The Devil Wears Prada, with music by Elton John, lyrics by Shaina Taub, book by Paul Rudnick, and direc...
21:48, 09/19/2019

| Sweeping US sanctions on Iran target leaders, oil and trade Ongoing US sanctions on Iran have targeted Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and the Islamic republic's top brass, while also seeking to choke trade in a variety of goods from oil to carpets....
21:48, 09/19/2019

Feds Scold HUD Administrator Lynne Patton for Her Political Comments on Company Time Watch your mouth! That was the word from the feds to Lynne Patton, former Trump event planner and now somehow an administrator for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, over her making political comments while on the clock....
21:48, 09/19/2019

Inclusive Language: Merriam-Webster Gives New—and Nonbinary—Meaning to the Word ‘They’ To paraphrase an LGBTQ activist catchphrase, “‘They’ are here, ‘they’ are queer and ‘they’ aren’t going anywhere”—at least, when it comes to a new, nonbinary definition of the word “they,” as announced by the editors at Merriam-Webster....
21:48, 09/19/2019

Kamila Shamsie’s book award withdrawn over her part in Israel boycott Nelly Sachs prize was given to Shamsie this month, but its German jury has reversed decision because of the novelist’s pro-Palestinian activism Kamila Shamsie has said that it is a “matter of outrage” that the Israel boycott campaign should be held up as something shameful after a German jury revers...
21:48, 09/19/2019

Only 2% of global art auction spending is on work by women, study finds A new report finds women’s work still underrepresented in the art world, with only 11% of art purchased by institutions female-made A new study has found that despite perceived signs of progress, the art world remains overwhelmingly male-dominated.According to a report assembled by In Other Words & ...
21:48, 09/19/2019

'Lost' Françoise Sagan novel causes stir in France Unfinished story, Four Corners of the Heart, was found by her son after her death in 2004A “lost” novel by Françoise Sagan has been published in France.Four Corners of the Heart, an unfinished 200-page story by the author of Bonjour Tristesse – which caused a sensation with its portrayal of the empt...
21:48, 09/19/2019

'Bachelor in Paradise' star Mike Johnson breaks silence on ABC's pick for next 'Bachelor' Mike Johnson broke his silence on ABC's choice as the next "Bachelor." Peter Weber was named the franchise's new leading man in September.        ...
21:48, 09/19/2019

'Doogie Howser, M.D.' at 30: Neil Patrick Harris looks back 'with fondness' Neil Patrick Harris shares fond memories of "Doogie Howser, M.D.," on the 30th anniversary of the show about a teenage doctor.        ...
21:48, 09/19/2019

Florida police: No Antonio Brown sexual assault investigation until accuser files formal complaint Police in Hollywood, Florida, say Antonio Brown's accuser will need to file a formal complaint for the Patriots WR to be investigated.       ...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Week 3 fantasy football studs, duds and sleepers: Josh Allen is a must-start We’re on to Week 3 of the 2019 NFL season, with some trends starting to form, not to mention some injuries that have changed everything both in the league and in fantasy.       ...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Let's Play the World's Smallest Violin for the Pod Save America Boys On Wednesday, New York Times columnist Farhad Manjoo wrote a column on some of the biggest failures of the Obama administration, which Manjoo concludes were due to the administration’s reliance on neoliberal solutions to problems that required Roosevelt-level government intervention....
22:32, 09/19/2019

Get an extra £50 off the Galaxy Tab S6 with Currys tablet trade-in deal Samsung has released the Galaxy Tab S6 and many tech critics are already calling it the best Android tablet ever. We think it’s the top alternative to an iPad Pro. It's more affordable too. The latest Currys deal makes the Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 even easier on your bank balance. Trad...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Pelosi releases long-awaited plan to have government negotiate drug prices House Speaker Nancy Pelosi released her long-awaited proposal to lower drug prices Thursday morning as Democratic leadership seeks to make the legislation a priority this fall....
22:32, 09/19/2019

Buttigieg rolls out healthcare plan: 'Medicare for all who want it' Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg released details of a healthcare plan that he has dubbed "Medicare for all who want it," further distancing himself from progressive rivals who want to abolish private health insurance in favor of "Medicare for all."...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Trian and P&G highlight activist-corporate collaboration after 'fog of war' Eighteen months after officially burying the hatchet in one of America's most bitter proxy contests, Procter & Gamble Co CEO David Taylor and billionaire investor Nelson Peltz proclaimed their mutual respect on Thursday, underscoring how activists and corporations can end up working collaboratively...
23:16, 09/19/2019

Exclusive: France's CNP and Brazil's Caixa close to reaching $1.7 billion insurance deal - sources France's CNP Assurances SA is close to reaching a deal worth 7 billion reais ($1.7 billion) with Brazil's state-owned lender Caixa Economica Federal [CEF.UL] to sell insurance in the bank's more than 3,000 branches, two sources with knowledge of the matter said....
23:16, 09/19/2019

Tesla, state regulators sued by New Jersey dealer association The New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers says the state is not addressing violations of franchise, dealer licensing and consumer protection laws by Tesla....
23:16, 09/19/2019

Billionaire Robert Smith says young people have to appreciate capitalism Billionaire Robert Smith said young Americans need a better understanding and appreciation of capitalism, as wealth and success come under attack on the Democratic campaign trail....
23:16, 09/19/2019

Romney, Merkley introduce bill that would tax vaping industry and ban flavored e-cigarettes The bill would ban e-cigarette flavors other than tobacco and apply existing cigarette taxes to e-cigarettes, among other measures aimed at curbing teen vaping....
23:16, 09/19/2019

GM workers who picketed in 2007 say that strike was political. This time it's 'serious' GM's usage of temporary workers, potential closure of plants and health care contributions remain major sticking points, according to people familiar with the talks....
23:16, 09/19/2019

Florida Man Earns Title “Goat Guy.” Find Out Why… (WBBH) Todd Wright has two children that happen to be goats. He’s had the two goats since they were babies, and Wright said he didn’t plan to have goat kids. “I had other plans,” said Wright. “Then I met Cory Mushrooms, and it all changed.” Cory Mushrooms is one of the goats and her sister, and his ...
23:17, 09/19/2019

New Mexico governor introduces plan for free college tuiton It has become a campaign promise made by just about every Democratic candidate in the running for president. New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham announced a plan of her own on Wednesday that will allow residents of the state to attend public college tuition free. The governor announced the pl...
23:17, 09/19/2019

One dead, several injured after bus crash carrying Josh Turner’s road crew Josh Turner Today – Season 68, on Friday, April 19, 2019Nathan Congleton / NBC file By Minyvonne Burke One person was killed and seven others injured when a bus carrying gospel singer Josh Turner’s road crew crashed in California, authorities said. Turner and his band were on a different...
23:17, 09/19/2019

Tropical moisture late this weekend! TUCSON – Isolated to scattered storms this afternoon east and southeast of Tucson with a better opportunity by the end of the weekend as moisture from Hurricane Lorena moves into the Southwest! Today: Warm with some isolated storms possible. High: 97° Tonight: Mostly clear and comfortable. Lo...
23:17, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau speaks after racist photo Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will speak after a photo of him wearing brownface when he was a school teacher in 2001 surfaced. Follow here for the latest...
23:18, 09/19/2019

Meghan McCain says Kellyanne and George Conway have an 'anti-marriage' "View" co-host Meghan McCain bashed White House adviser Kellyanne Conway's marriage, stating on Thursday that she hoped none of her friends would end up in relationships like Conway's....
23:18, 09/19/2019

Manchester United 1-0 Astana, Wolves 0-1 Braga, Rangers 1-0 Feyenoord – live! Europa League updates from the 8pm kick-offsEintracht Frankfurt 0-3 Arsenal | Rennes 1-1 CelticLive scores | Dudelange and Cluj pull off shocksAnd you can email Scott here 10.13pm BST That’s your lot, then. A disappointing night for Wolves. An encouraging one for Manchester United, and those who thi...
23:18, 09/19/2019

Mosquito fumigation may have caused mystery 'Havana syndrome', study says Trump administration had charged that cognitive ailments of Canadian and US diplomats were caused by use of a secret weaponFumigation against mosquitoes and not “sonic attacks” may have caused the mysterious illness which afflicted some 40 US and Canadian diplomats in Cuba, according to a new study ...
23:18, 09/19/2019

Valero Port Arthur, Texas refinery cuts production due to storm: sources Valero Energy Corp's 335,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery cut production on Thursday because of flooding around the refinery, said sources familiar with plant operations....
23:48, 09/19/2019

Democrats' drug pricing proposal 'dead on arrival' in Senate: leading Republican The second most powerful Republican in the U.S. Senate on Thursday said that a Democratic plan on drug pricing would not survive in the Republican-dominated chamber, calling it "heavy-handed."...
23:48, 09/19/2019

UAW says some progress has been made in GM talks The United Auto Workers union said Thursday that some progress has been made in lengthy talks to end a four-day old strike of about 48,000 workers at General Motors Co but added that many issues "remain unresolved" and said talks could continue into the weekend....
23:48, 09/19/2019

U.S. cases of vaping-related illness rise to 530 as outbreak widens U.S. health officials said on Thursday there are now 530 confirmed and probable cases and seven deaths from severe lung-related illnesses tied to vaping, and there are no signs that the outbreak is easing....
23:48, 09/19/2019

Lawyer in Dutch organized crime trial shot dead in Amsterdam A lawyer who represented a key witness in a major Dutch organized crime trial was shot dead in Amsterdam early Wednesday, sparking outrage and calls for a tougher crackdown on violent underworld gangs....
00:32, 09/20/2019

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Visits Lawmakers To Discuss Tech Industry Regulation (WASHINGTON) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg visited lawmakers Thursday to discuss potential regulation of the tech industry, particularly when it comes to the collection of users’ personal data on their platforms. Zuckerberg is discussing oversight of the industry in private meetings wit...
01:17, 09/20/2019

Sarah Hyland Thanks Brother for Giving Her Kidney on 2 Year Anniversary of Transplant Sarah Hyland is celebrating another two years of life thanks to her brother Ian Hyland. In a heartfelt Instagram post, the Modern Family star shares, "2 years ago today my precious......
01:17, 09/20/2019

Exclusive: Zarif threatens 'all-out war' in case of military strike on Iran In an exclusive interview with CNN's Nick Paton Walsh, Zarif raised the specter of 'all-out war' in case of a US or Saudi military strike on the country....
01:18, 09/20/2019

Miami Dolphins to start QB Josh Rosen over Ryan Fitzpatrick The Miami Dolphins are planning to start former first-round pick Josh Rosen over journeyman quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick on Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys....
01:18, 09/20/2019

Colt will stop making AR-15 rifles for consumers Colt, the manufacturer of the AR-15 rifle, has announced it's exiting the consumer rifle market as demand for high-powered, semi-automatic guns wanes....
01:48, 09/20/2019

Jim Cramer says Bernstein's downgrade on Costco creates a buying opportunity "Costco is a best-of-breed retailer that has repeatedly reinvented itself, and if they need to reinvent themselves again, that's exactly what they'll do," the "Mad Money" host says....
02:32, 09/20/2019

Weighing in: Physicists cut upper limit on neutrino’s mass in half Enlarge / The spectrometer for the KATRIN experiment, as it works its way through the German town of Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen in 2006 en route to the nearby Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. (credit: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology) Isaac Asimov dubbed neutrinos "ghost particles." John Updike i...
03:18, 09/20/2019

We can phase out fossil fuels fast without having a burst of warming Enlarge (credit: Han Jun Zeng / Flickr) Burning fossil fuels spews carbon dioxide into the air, which warms the climate through the greenhouse effect (as if you didn’t know that). But burning fossil fuels also spews sulfur dioxide into the air, and sulfur dioxide forms aerosols that can deflect th...
03:18, 09/20/2019

Pakistan Violates Ceasefire Along LoC In Jammu And Kashmir's Poonch Pakistani troops violated ceasefire on Thursday night and resorted to firing and shelling along the Line of Control (LoC) in two sectors of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, an Army official said....
03:18, 09/20/2019

Court Asks UP About Steps Taken By State To Protect Inter-Caste Couples The Allahabad High Court has directed the Uttar Pradesh government to apprise it about the steps being taken to provide protection to those who entered into inter-caste or interfaith marriages....
03:18, 09/20/2019

India Not Invited By Pak For Cultural Event Under Shanghai Summit India was not invited for the cultural event organised by Pakistan on Thursday under the aegis of a Shanghai Cooperation Organisation military drill in Russia, Army sources said....
03:18, 09/20/2019

Border wall, Iran, Space Force among hurdles for $700 billion U.S. defense bill Disputes between U.S. Republicans and Democrats over President Donald Trump's proposed border wall, Space Force and his ability to launch a war with Iran are among the biggest obstacles Congress faces in passing a massive annual defense policy bill....
03:18, 09/20/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson makes dismissive comments about transgender people, angering agency staff During his visit to San Francisco this week, the Housing and Urban Development Secretary also lamented that society no longer seemed to know the difference between men and women, according to three people who were present. Carson’s remarks, which visibly shocked people at the gathering, are part of ...
03:19, 09/20/2019

Overstock’s former CEO sells off his $90M stake, saying he’s worried about ‘Deep State’ Patrick Byrne abruptly quit the company last month after saying he'd been involved in multiple FBI investigations and had romanced Maria Butina — a Russian national later convicted of trying to influence American policy....
03:19, 09/20/2019

The Android tech that iPhone users are most jealous of somehow got even better As an iPhone user, there’s one technology available on Android devices that I envy most, and it’s obviously one that has yet to make it over to iOS devices. That’s fast wired and wireless charging that can replenish battery life quicker than ever. And somehow, that technology is ge...
03:19, 09/20/2019

£27k Bugatti Baby II toy car launched: a racing icon, only smaller News 18 Sep, 2019 Bugatti has partnered with The Little Car Company to produce a scaled down, battery-powered replica of the Bugatti Type 35...
03:48, 09/20/2019

20 Under $20: Minimal Effort, Maximum Pleasure On those nights when you just need to flop, find a wine that’s alive, interesting, easy to enjoy and moderately priced. It is the reward you deserve....
03:48, 09/20/2019

Ricoh’s Theta Z1 is the first truly premium consumer 360 camera Ricoh has a well-earned good reputation when it comes to building smart, technically excellent photographic equipment — including the almost legendary Ricoh GR series of pocketable APS-C cameras, which are a favorite among street photographers everywhere. Earlier this year, the company release...
04:48, 09/20/2019

Callum Hudson-Odoi commits to Chelsea with new five-year contract Forward gets big wage rise to £120,000 a weekHudson-Odoi the latest youngster to agree new Chelsea termsCallum Hudson-Odoi has signed a new five-year contract at Chelsea, nine months after he handed in a transfer request in an attempt to force a move to Bayern Munich.The 18-year-old forward, who is ...
04:49, 09/20/2019

Lewis Hamilton ‘down for some hard racing’ in Singapore after Leclerc clash • Briton says he will adapt his driving after incident in Italy• Verstappen believes drivers ‘should be able to defend yourself’Lewis Hamilton reiterated his intent to give no quarter when he returns to the track for the Singapore Grand Prix this weekend. The Briton was disappointed after Charles Le...
04:49, 09/20/2019

Michelin-starred chef Peter Fiori launches Coutts bank's first ever cookbook A Michelin-starred chef last night launched Coutts bank's first ever cookbook, with recipes including ingredients grown from its very own rooftop garden....
06:16, 09/20/2019

UK will not be bound by 'artificial' Brexit deadline proposed by Finnish PM, government warns Boris Johnson will not be bound by the "artificial deadline" proposed by the Finnish prime minister to produce formal written proposals to resolve the Brexit deadlock, the Government has said....
06:16, 09/20/2019

John Humphrys pays touching tribute to listeners as he bows out of Today programme after three decades John Humphrys today bowed out of presenting the Today programme after 32 years, thanking his listeners who "gave him a pat on the back and often a kick up the backside"....
06:16, 09/20/2019

Rail firms should not be paid when trains run late, says Grant Shapps Rail firms "should not be paid when they don't run trains on time", Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said today as new figures showed more than a third of services are late....
06:16, 09/20/2019

Ex-bosses at Fukushima nuclear plant cleared over tsunami meltdown Three former executives of the company operating the Fukushima nuclear power plant today walked free from court after being found not guilty of professional negligence following the 2011 meltdown....
06:16, 09/20/2019

Blow to Old Oak Common plan as 6,000 homes have to be cut The ambitious blueprint for transforming sprawling railway and industrial lands at Old Oak Common into a gleaming "Canary Wharf of the West" has been dealt another setback....
06:16, 09/20/2019

Cowboys castoff Taco Charlton won’t have to wait for a revenge game The Cowboys are expected to blow out the Dolphins on Sunday, but suddenly there’s reason to tune in. Miami claimed defensive end Taco Charlton off waivers on Thursday, a day after Dallas released him, mocking him on his way out of the organization with a “Street Taco” headline on t...
06:18, 09/20/2019

Watch Brad Pitt's "Terrible" Attempt at Being "Unfiltered" If you wonder what kinds of people Brad Pitt is intrigued by, it's the folks who don't hold back. "The people I'm really drawn to, they just have no filter. They have no......
06:18, 09/20/2019

Huawei’s new flagship smartphone ships without Google apps Here you can see the bottom speaker and USB-C port, and you can also see that the screen wraps really far around the sides. [credit: Huawei ] Huawei has officially taken the wraps off its ...
07:00, 09/20/2019

Trump adviser says tariffs could go to 50% or 100% if China doesn't agree to deal Michael Pillsbury, an outsider adviser to the White House on China policy, said that President Trump would likely escalate the trade war if no deal is reached, including by dramatically raising existing tariffs....
07:01, 09/20/2019

'Secretary of corporate interests': Democrats portray labor nominee Eugene Scalia as against workers Senate Democrats tried hard at the nomination hearing for President Trump's labor secretary nominee, private sector management-side attorney Eugene Scalia, to portray him as too beholden to corporations to effectively represent workers' interests....
07:01, 09/20/2019

Whistle-Blower Complaint Sets Off a Battle Involving Trump The complaint, from a member of the intelligence community, remained opaque but involved at least one of the president’s communications with a foreign leader....
07:02, 09/20/2019

Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik reuniting for new Fox comedy According to Variety, Fox has given a series order to Carla, a new show executive produced by Big Bang Theory buddies Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik, after beating out “all of the broadcast networks” for the rights to the project. The show is a remake of the BBC show Miranda, and it’ll be about a woma...
07:32, 09/20/2019

Let us all be envious of this toddler being taught Hamlet's soliloquy by Brian Cox For close to 60 years, Brian Cox has consistently delivered some of the best stage and screen performances by any living actor—from his numerous Shakespearean roles to his criminally under-appreciated meta-performance in Deadwood’s third season to his elevating of schlockier genre fare like cult fav...
07:32, 09/20/2019

|TECHNICALANALYSIS:Wooliesstockbreaksoutaboveimportantresistancelevels Woolworths has been the leading retail stock in recent months on the JSE, and it’s now gone on to break out above important resistance levels. This is bullish and the stock has two higher price targets....
07:32, 09/20/2019

Trudeau appeared in racist makeup several times in the past. How did it stay a secret? Many political observers are scratching their heads about how evidence of more than one incident involving Trudeau wearing blackface had not surfaced until now....
07:32, 09/20/2019

New House bill includes no extra allowance for NASA, threatening 2024 Moon program NASA wants to go back to the Moon. That was true even before Donald Trump won the presidency, but a mandate by the administration to make a crewed Moon mission a reality “within five years” dramatically shortened the space agency’s timeline. Now, with the fuse lit, NASA is doing ev...
08:18, 09/20/2019

Alphabet's Drone Unit Partners with FedEx and Walgreens for Drone Deliveries After being the first drone operator to be granted its Air Carrier Certification earlier this year in April, Wing (a subsidiary of Alphabet) has partnered with FedEx, Walgreens, and local craft goods retailer Sugar Magnolia to conduct a “first-of-its-kind” drone delivery trial later this fall. Read ...
08:18, 09/20/2019

Nurse's quick thinking saves drowning boy Bauer Rosenberg, 5, had a near-drowning experience at a pool when a nurse who happened to be there saved his life.        ...
08:18, 09/20/2019

Today in History for September 20th Highlights of this day in history: Magellan begins globe-trotting voyage; Nazi hunter Simon Wiesenthal dies; Actress Sophia Loren born; Billie Jean King beats Bobby Riggs in 'Battle of the Sexes'; Singer Jim Croce dies in plane crash. (Sept. 20)        ...
08:18, 09/20/2019

Residents evacuate as floodwaters rise in Texas Residents in the Houston area use cars and boats to evacuate as the remnants of Imelda continue to pound the region with heavy rain. (September 19)        ...
08:18, 09/20/2019

US Fines Hyundai $47 Million Over Dirty Diesel Engines South Korean automaker Hyundai will pay a $47 million fine for illegally importing and selling dirty diesel engines in violation of American environmental rules, US authorities announced Thursday....
08:19, 09/20/2019

Book helps honor 96-year-old WWII vet as Bronze Star hero A Sherman tank will be on full display on Sixth Avenue in Manhattan on Saturday morning to honor 96-year-old Clarence Smoyer, who is the country’s newest Bronze Star hero for his role as a gunner in a 1945 tank battle. His exploits were chronicled by author Adam Makos in the bestselling book “Spearh...
09:00, 09/20/2019

A mobile home in one of America's most exclusive trailer parks is on the market for $2.4 million. Here's a look inside the luxurious Malibu house. Suzy Poling, courtesy of Compass Paradise Cove, which is located in Malibu, California, is often referred to as one of America's most expensive trailer parks. The trailer park has been called home by celebrities including actors Minnie Driver, Pamela Anderson, and Matthew McConaughey. Currently, th...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Microsoft hits record high after announcing $40 billion stock buyback plan, dividend boost (MSFT) Beck Diefenbach/Reuters Microsoft's stock price rose 2.8% to an intraday record high on Thursday after the company announced an 11% increase to its dividend and a $40 billion share buyback program. This is the third time Microsoft has pursued a buyback plan worth $40 billion. The company did the sa...
09:00, 09/20/2019

How to change the keyboard language on a Mac computer, and switch between different languages with just a click AP You can change the keyboard language on a Mac computer by accessing your Mac's System Preferences menu. Changing your keyboard language can be incredibly useful if you often write in a language other than your computer's default language. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. If y...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Impossible Burger is making its grocery store debut on Friday. Here's where to find the plant-based meat The Impossible Burger will be sold in grocery stores for the first time after three years in restaurants including Burger King and Cheesecake Factory.       ...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Retired SEAL McRaven says US will be in Afghanistan for 'very long time' Retired Navy SEAL Adm. William McRaven, the former head of U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) who organized the 2011 raid that took out Al Qaeda leader Usama bin Laden, says the U.S. will be in Afghanistan “for a very long time.”...
09:01, 09/20/2019

Oceans Could Unleash Misery On Earth Due To Climate Change: UN Report Global warming and pollution caused by humanity's carbon-heavy footprint are ravaging Earth's oceans and icy regions in ways that could unleash misery on a global scale, a landmark UN report to be......
09:01, 09/20/2019

Global Growth Is "Under Threat", Says Former IMF Chief Christine Lagarde The former head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, warned Thursday that global growth is "fragile" and "under threat" and policymakers should work to reduce manmade......
09:01, 09/20/2019

Birds are disappearing from North America Billions of birds have vanished from North American skies over the past five decades, a new study has found — and scientists say it is a sign of a major ecological crisis. The bird population in the United States and Canada has plummeted by nearly 3 billion birds, or 29 percent, since 1970, ac...
09:32, 09/20/2019

Why teens shoot video of violence instead of helping The incendiary trend of teen violence going viral on social media has raised the question: Why isn’t anyone helping? Monday on Long Island, a group of his peers taped 16-year-old Khaseen Morris being beaten in a strip mall parking lot. Khaseen later died at the hospital. The young bystanders &...
09:32, 09/20/2019

Coffee shop with ‘hot’ shirtless male baristas opens in Seattle The Dreamboyz Espresso coffee shop opened this month in Seattle’s Capitol Hill, in the same location of a former LadyBug Bikini Espresso shop, which reportedly closed due to lack of business....
09:32, 09/20/2019

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 20 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 30 points lower at 7,327 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. * SHELL: Pakistan has approved the construction of five liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals by groups that include Exxon Mobil Corp and Royal Dutch Shell, aiming to triple impor...
09:32, 09/20/2019

A bank scandal, an oligarch and the IMF: Ukraine's president has a lot to deal with right now Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is under pressure over how he will resolve a long-running dispute regarding a nationalized bank and its former oligarch owner....
09:32, 09/20/2019

New England Patriots WR Antonio Brown dropped as Nike athlete Nike has ended its relationship with New England Patriots star wide receiver Antonio Brown as the NFL continues its investigation into sexual assault allegations against him....
09:32, 09/20/2019

Acuna, Freeman power Braves past Phillies Ronald Acuna Jr. hit his 40th home run, and Freddie Freeman delivered a key two-run single that helped the visiting Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 on Thursday....
10:17, 09/20/2019

Florida mom busted for leaving child in car to work at strip club A Florida mom was busted this week for leaving her 3-year-old daughter alone in a car for hours while she worked at a strip club, police said. Manouchika Daniels, 23, was charged with child neglect for the Tuesday incident, according to cops. Police say that someone called 911 at around 2 a.m. Tuesd...
10:18, 09/20/2019

Possibly rabid raccoon terrorizes NJ town, doesn’t stop after getting tased A raccoon terrorized a New Jersey town on Thursday, biting at least two people and charging at police officers — after they had tased it. The masked bandit started spreading mayhem in Maywood around 1:30 p.m., when it lunged at an 82-year-old man sitting on a lawn chair and chomped on his fing...
10:18, 09/20/2019

Over 50 horses saved at flooded Texas ranch after historic storms Farmhands and volunteers fought to rescue more than 50 horses trapped in chest-deep water at a horse ranch north of Houston, Texas, on Thursday, as heavy thunderstorms caused “catastrophic” flooding in the region. Video of the soggy rescue, posted on Twitter and aired on news outlets in ...
10:18, 09/20/2019

Britain's Thomas Cook scrambles for $250 million to avert collapse Britain's Thomas Cook scrambled on Friday to find an extra 200 million pounds ($251 million) to satisfy its lenders and secure the survival of the world's oldest holiday company....
11:17, 09/20/2019

Richard Kind plays leading man in ‘Auggie:’ ‘It’s on my shoulders’ Richard Kind has spent decades stealing scenes as a supporting player, but the sci-fi dramedy "Auggie" gave him the rare chance to play a leading man on screen....
11:17, 09/20/2019

Antonio Brown accused of sending ‘intimidating’ text messages to second accuser: report The NFL received a letter Thursday evening, in which a lawyer claims that embattled New England Patriots star Antonio Brown sent his client “intimidating” text messages after her allegations about Brown’s past behavior went public this week, a report says....
13:00, 09/20/2019

Amnesty International Says Hong Kong Police Using ‘Reckless and Indiscriminate Tactics’ Amnesty International on Friday accused Hong Kong police of employing “reckless and indiscriminate tactics” against protesters in what amounts to an alarming pattern of abuse, and called for an independent investigation. In a new report, Amnesty documented a series of arbitrary arrests a...
13:01, 09/20/2019

A refresher of where all the 'Downton Abbey' characters left off before the movie ITV/PBS The "Downton Abbey" film premieres on Friday, and takes place more than a year after the events of the show's last season. Most of the show's beloved characters, including Carson and Mrs. Hughes, Lady Mary, and Dowager Countess Violet, return for the movie. The last season of the show saw...
13:01, 09/20/2019

Deadly vaping lung illnesses are cropping up across the US, and experts blame everything from vegetable oil to ‘Dank Vapes’ Luxy Images/Getty Images A mysterious and deadly crop of lung injuries is showing up across the US. Health experts think vaping may be to blame. At least seven people have died from lung illnesses after vaping, and 530 have been injured. Some have been put into medically-induced comas. Authorities ...
13:01, 09/20/2019

E-sniffer predicts non-responders to lung cancer immunotherapy An electronic "nose" that detects chemicals in the breath of lung cancer patients may help distinguish between those who will and will not respond to immunotherapy, a new study suggests....
13:32, 09/20/2019

Hong Kong enters 16th weekend of protests as police warn violence escalating beyond control Hong Kong is headed into its sixteenth consecutive weekend of anti-government protests, as police warned the level of violence is escalating potentially beyond control, as the force faced renewed allegations of brutality....
13:32, 09/20/2019

3rd Global Climate Strike calls for action ahead of U.N. summit Tens of thousands around the world are set to take part in a coordinated global strike Friday, with the aim of conducting one of the largest environmental protests in history....
14:16, 09/20/2019

Labor nominee Eugene Scalia addresses corporate ties at confirmation hearing Eugene Scalia, President Donald Trump's nominee for labor secretary, addressed criticism from Democrats about his background representing corporate interests during confirmation hearings Thursday....
14:16, 09/20/2019

Nintendo Seeks to Sustain Switch Sales With Stripped-Down Console Nintendo introduced a stripped-down Switch console, meant to keep up the line’s momentum in its third holiday season, as the videogame maker seeks to widen the Nintendo brand’s global presence....
14:16, 09/20/2019

Bukayo Saka: Freddie Ljungberg bridging the communication gap between Arsenal youngsters and Unai Emery Bukayo Saka has hailed Freddie Ljungberg's work in helping Arsenal's youngsters acclimatise to first-team football after a youthful Gunners side earned an impressive win at Eintracht Frankfurt....
14:17, 09/20/2019

Mauricio Pochettino: Tiredness no excuse for Tottenham in early Leicester City kick-off Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham must not use their lack of preparation time as an excuse before their lunchtime game at Leicester City on Saturday....
14:17, 09/20/2019

Ohio child sex trafficking sting nabs more than 100, including church leader, ER doctor: report More than 100 people, including a medical doctor and a church youth director, were arrested as part of a massive human-trafficking and child-sex sting operation based in central Ohio, according to a report....
14:18, 09/20/2019

| Zimbabwe chiefs demand Mugabe be buried according to traditions As public wakes for late Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe have drawn to a close, traditional chiefs are demanding the body be buried according to spiritual traditions....
14:18, 09/20/2019

| Nigeria army shuts aid group office in conflict zone: NGO staff The Nigerian army has shut down the office of NGO Action Against Hunger in the northeastern city of Maiduguri, staff says, as six of its employees remain held hostage by jihadists....
14:18, 09/20/2019

| Mozambique rebel group threatens attacks during election campaign Breakaway Mozambique rebels have threatened to step up violence if campaigning is not suspended for upcoming elections - the first after a landmark peace deal - as they claimed responsibility for two recent car attacks....
14:18, 09/20/2019

Auto Industry Reacts To Finance Minister's Proposal To Reduce Corporate Tax The Finance Minister has announced reduction in the corporate tax rate to 22 per cent from 30 per cent, while new manufacturing companies or companies which are making fresh investments from October......
14:48, 09/20/2019

Happy 85th birthday, Sophia Loren! Italian actress Sophia Loren turns 85 on Sept. 20, 2019. She is the only one of the American Film Institute's 25 female greatest screen legends who is still alive.        ...
14:48, 09/20/2019

Megan Fox went through 'a dark moment' after 'Jennifer's Body' bombed "Jennifer's Body," the camp horror movie about a man-eating cheerleader, may now hold cult classic status, but after its less-than-stellar reception back in 2009, star Megan Fox admits she went through a difficult time....
15:32, 09/20/2019

Gardner Minshew and Jaguars' defense stand tall in win over Tennessee Titans Jaguars back-up quarterback throws two TDs in 20-7 victoryJacksonville end a four-game losing streak to division rivalsMinshew Mania is gaining momentum.Gardner Minshew threw two touchdown passes and should have had a third, Calais Campbell spearheaded another defensive gem and the Jacksonville Jagu...
15:32, 09/20/2019

Tottenham refinance £637m stadium debt but purse strings will not loosen • ‘It will have no bearing on how we run the club,’ says Daniel Levy• Chairman defends his policy and says there is no quick fixDaniel Levy has insisted that he will continue to run Tottenham on the balanced and relatively frugal business plan that has characterised his 18-year chairmanship after he...
15:32, 09/20/2019

Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka pays tribute to ‘legend’ Ljungberg after stealing show • Winger has been working with Ljungberg since age of 15• Saka says after shining at Frankfurt that he studies RonaldoThe Arsenal winger Bukayo Saka paid tribute to the influence of Freddie Ljungberg after producing a scintillating display in Thursday night’s 3-0 win at Eintracht Frankfurt.Saka, who...
15:32, 09/20/2019

Centre Must Desist From Corporatisation Of Railway Units: Veerappa Moily Senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily today hit out at the government over the proposed "corporatisation" of railway units, saying such a move would be "ill-advised" as they have been performing......
15:32, 09/20/2019

German coalition reaches deal on new climate package: source Germany's governing parties on Friday agreed a new climate protection package, including a domestic carbon price and the possibility of more stringent measures in future, a source close to the talks said....
16:32, 09/20/2019

Fighting climate change, one quip at a time For thousands of student protesters around the world, the fate of the planet is a serious business, but some couldn't resist a bit of fun to press home the point to judge from their placards....
16:32, 09/20/2019

Drug and medical suppliers say urgently need Brexit freight plans Makers and suppliers of life-saving drugs and medical devices say they have still not been told by British authorities how their goods will be handled if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal at the end of October....
16:32, 09/20/2019

Do You Applaud When Your Flight Lands? In case you’ve missed it, it’s currently Jerk Week over at Lifehacker HQ, which means we’ve been telling you how to deal with jerks all week long—but what happens if you might be the jerk? Sometimes, it’s not exactly clear who the culprit is....
16:32, 09/20/2019

Justin Trudeau apologizes again, blames 'privilege' as third blackface instance emerges. Here's what we know The Canadian prime minster apologized again Thursday -- the second time in as many days -- after a third instance of him wearing blackface surfaced.        ...
16:33, 09/20/2019

Klopp: Abraham and Mount £60 million players "Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes Chelsea youngsters Tammy Abraham and Mason Mount are £60m players, ahead of Liverpool\u0027s visit to Stamford Bridge this Sunday."...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Berbatov announces retirement from football "Former Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur striker Dimitar Berbatov announced his retirement from football on Thursday, 18 months after leaving India\u0027s Kerala Blasters, bringing an end to a glittering 20-year career."...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Kane: Olympiacos draw feels like a loss "Tottenham striker Harry Kane says result feels like a loss, as Spurs go from 2-0 to 2-2 against Olympiacos in the opening game of the Champions League."...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Hong Kong protesters personal data leaked by Russian website A website registered on a Russian domain has shared detailed personal information of dozens of Hong Kong protesters and journalists. Observers view it as another serious blow to the city's dwindling civil liberties....
16:35, 09/20/2019

Pierre Cardin: Iconic fashion designer honored in 'Fashion Futurist' show The French designer shaped fashion in the 1960s and '70s with bold colors, futuristic shapes and a daring mix of fabrics. This revolutionary fashion moment is being celebrated in a new exhibition in Düsseldorf....
16:35, 09/20/2019

SESAME Field Trip: Models of science and society Traveling through Jerusalem and the West Bank to Jordan, DW's Zulfikar Abbany saw science clash with politics and society. This is part three of his diary....
16:35, 09/20/2019

Beyoncé Shares Intimate Photos of Jay-Z and Her Kids as She Says Goodbye to 37 Beyonce is saying goodbye to year 37. The singer, who turned 38 years old earlier this month, looked back on her past year in a heartfelt noted posted to her website on......
17:48, 09/20/2019

Taxes are the least of Elizabeth Warren's 'Medicare for All' problems Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has been given more than one opportunity over the past two weeks to clarify her response to a key question about her "Medicare for All" plan… and she's fumbled it each time, writes Jake Novak....
17:48, 09/20/2019

Media visits wrecked Saudi oil plant, Iran vows to strike back if attacked Saudi Arabia on Friday took media to inspect oil facilities hit by attacks that Washington and Riyadh blame on Iran, showing melted pipes and burned equipment, as Tehran vowed wide retaliation if heightened tensions boil over into hostilities....
17:48, 09/20/2019

The New Hangout in Columbus? Distilleries One of the country’s fastest-growing cities has seen a surge in homegrown distilleries that are drawing customers with tasting rooms, restaurants and bottle shops....
17:48, 09/20/2019

Samsung Galaxy M30s vs Samsung Galaxy M30 vs Samsung Galaxy A50s Samsung Galaxy M30s is pitted against the Samsung Galaxy A50s and the Galaxy M30 to see how it fares against them in terms of price and specifications....
18:16, 09/20/2019

Vivo V17 Pro vs Oppo Reno 2Z vs Redmi K20 Pro Vivo V17 Pro price in India is set at Rs. 29,990 for the lone 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, while Oppo Reno 2Z price in India is set at Rs. 29,990 for the sole 8GB RAM + 256GB storage option and......
18:16, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Trump says U.S. has sanctioned Iran's central bank The United States has imposed sanctions on Iran's central bank, U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House on Friday, nearly a week after attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia that some U.S. officials have pinned on Tehran....
18:16, 09/20/2019

FDA approves oral diabetes drug from Novo Nordisk The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved an oral version of Novo Nordisk's diabetes drug semaglutide, a boost for the Danish drugmaker which hopes to transform the market by offering patients a non-injectable treatment....
18:16, 09/20/2019

A dim-witted war on vaping My teenage daughter vapes. She half-heartedly tries to hide it from me, but parents are rarely as slow-witted as their 17-year-olds think. Not that I especially mind. At her age, I was smoking actual, you know, cigarettes. So were most of my friends....
18:16, 09/20/2019

The most exciting Google Maps feature ever is about to get even better About a month ago, Google released the most exciting Google Maps feature ever to more Android and iPhone devices that support augmented reality (AR) features. That’s the Live View mode that places virtual directions right on top of an actual view of your surroundings with the help of the phone...
18:16, 09/20/2019

The Creepypasta Community That Influenced Control Control’s setting, a secretive government facility that studies supernatural happenings, is engrossing. If you can’t get enough of the game’s surreal atmosphere, perhaps you should check out the SCP Foundation, a community-run fiction archive that many speculated was an inspiration for Control. It t...
18:16, 09/20/2019

Please Be Kinder To Shitty Teams, Sports Games I got to choose a lot of things in my life. My job, my wife, my friends, my dog—all have been good and wonderful. Some things, though, I have been born into, and supporting Aston Villa Football Club is sadly one of them....
18:16, 09/20/2019

N.F.L. Week 3 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread The Ravens will try to prove themselves against the Chiefs, the Rams will try to win in Cleveland and the Cowboys and Patriots will try to stay awake in likely blowouts....
19:00, 09/20/2019

Elton and the Jet - 'Rocketman' crew recall meeting Elton John "Rocketman" director Dexter Fletcher and music producer Giles Martin talk about being flown to Las Vegas for a "whirlwind" lunch with Sir Elton John. (Sept. 20)        ...
19:01, 09/20/2019

Factbox: India, South Korea latest to take steps on e-cigarettes South Korea and India this week were the latest countries after Brazil and Thailand to ban or warn about the sale of e-cigarettes, the latest global blows to a vaping industry under pressure over growing health concerns....
19:01, 09/20/2019

If you buy an iPhone 11, you need to buy this next Apple's iPhone 11 ships with a slow charger in the box, but it supports fast charging. So buy this cable and charger to get a 50 percent charge in 30 minutes....
19:01, 09/20/2019

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West scolded by Wyoming wildlife officials for animal harassment Kim Kardashian and Kanye West were scolded by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department over a video they posted from their new ranch in the Western state....
19:32, 09/20/2019

Turkey stations doctors near Syrian border for possible military operation: sources Doctors from Turkey's large cities have been stationed in two southern provinces to prepare for a possible incursion into northern Syria, two security sources told Reuters on Friday, adding leave for doctors in the region had been canceled....
19:32, 09/20/2019

Turkish prosecutor opens new investigation into jailed Kurdish politician A Turkish prosecutor has opened a new investigation into Selahattin Demirtas, the jailed former leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), on terrorism-related charges, Demirtas tweeted on Friday....
19:32, 09/20/2019

More Than 200 Young Climate Strikers "Drop Dead" At Thai Ministry More than 200 young people in Thailand stormed into the environment ministry on Friday and dropped to the ground feigning death as they demanded government action on climate change along with......
19:32, 09/20/2019

Highest Ever Imposed On A Country: Donald Trump Announces Iran Sanctions President Donald Trump on Friday announced new sanctions on Iran's central bank, calling the measures the "highest" sanctions ever imposed on a foreign country by the United States....
19:32, 09/20/2019

Iowa: progressives to the fore as Sanders and Warren attend 'people's forum' Event bids to push progressive issues further into 2020 raceSanders, Warren, Buttigieg and Castro to appear but not BidenA collective of grassroots organizers in Iowa will hold their first “people’s forum” on Saturday, hosting prominent Democratic presidential candidates, including Elizabeth Warren ...
19:32, 09/20/2019

Trump claims homeless people hurt the environment. Here's why that's wrong The president threatened to issue San Francisco a violation after claiming the city allowed needles and waste to flow into the oceanDonald Trump has targeted San Francisco and its homeless crisis once again, saying his administration will issue the city an environmental violation notice for allowing...
19:32, 09/20/2019

Tropical Depression Imelda hits south-east Texas – in pictures Tropical Depression Imelda has flooded south-east Texas, a region that had only just started to recover from Hurricane Harvey in 2017. Some areas have received almost 30in of rain, with Governor Gregg Abbott declaring a state of disaster for 13 counties Continue reading......
19:32, 09/20/2019

COMMENTARY: Islamophobia and racism were part of this election long before Trudeau’s racist makeup Images of Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau in racist makeup sparked conversations on Islamophobia and racism in Canada, but these were issues long before then, Amira Elghawaby writes....
19:33, 09/20/2019

From circular hairstyles to shrinking sliders: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekFabric metamorphoses First tulle, now gingham, which Vogue says is “full of sassy promise”. Continue reading......
20:50, 09/20/2019

Pregnant bride dies after suffering stroke moments before wedding, baby saved The 30-year-old nurse, was six months pregnant and apparently healthy when she fell ill in the limo on the way to the church last Sunday in São Paulo....
20:50, 09/20/2019

U.S. repo rate falls after Fed repo operation The interest rate on U.S. overnight repurchase agreements slipped on Friday after an operation conducted by the New York Federal Reserve that parked $75 billion in temporary cash in the U.S. banking system....
21:33, 09/20/2019

Facebook suspends tens of thousands of apps in response to Cambridge Analytica row Facebook Inc said on Friday it has suspended tens of thousands of apps on the social networking platform, as part of the company's ongoing app developer investigation it began in March 2018 in response to the Cambridge Analytica row....
21:33, 09/20/2019

Factbox: California's gig worker law could sting 'last mile' delivery A new California law designed to limit the use of "gig" workers threatens to drive up labor costs for companies that rely on inexpensive freelance drivers to make fast deliveries of everything from restaurant meals to household goods....
21:33, 09/20/2019

Facebook's Zuckerberg pledges cooperation with U.S. antitrust probe: congressman Congressman David Cicilline, chair of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee's antitrust panel, said on Friday that Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg pledged cooperation with the panel's probe into online markets during a meeting on Capitol Hill....
21:33, 09/20/2019

A Strike Against the Abyss There are more than 3,000 climate strikes in 150 countries happening on Friday, September 20, 2019. In London, trade unionists and high school students marched together. In Mumbai, protesting students were soaked through by the rain. In Kiribati, which may be one of the first countries to be swallow...
21:34, 09/20/2019

Trump Brain Status: Jello Mold President Donald Trump’s clam chowder brain is never more terrifying than when he rubs his tens of functional neurons together and starts rambling about the possibility of using American military power for, well, anything, really....
21:34, 09/20/2019

Meghan McCain STORMS Off The View After Fight With Ana Navarro Meghan McCain appeared to reach her BREAKING POINT on Friday’s episode of The View after co-host Ana Navarro told her to stop yelling. Of course it happened because McCain can’t be told when she’s being rude herself—which is a lot of the time!...
21:34, 09/20/2019

The Trump Labor Board Is Outlawing Grad Student Worker Unions On Monday, the National Labor Relations Board will issue a ruling that will make it impossible for graduate student workers to unionize. This, as with almost everything the Trump NLRB has done, is bad....
21:34, 09/20/2019

Arsenal duo Kieran Tierney and Hector Bellerin make return from injury for Under-23s vs Wolves Kieran Tierney and Hector Bellerin handed Arsenal coach Unai Emery a double fitness boost after returning from injury in an Under-23s match on Friday night....
22:32, 09/20/2019

New Zealand's Richie Mo'unga backed to announce himself on world stage in Japan New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen is backing Richie Mo'unga to announce himself to the world on Saturday when the All Blacks go head to head with South Africa....
22:32, 09/20/2019

Inside Patriots WR Antonio Brown's contentious relationship with longtime girlfriend Patriots receiver Antonio Brown tried to gain custody of three of his children and have their mother removed from his home last year.       ...
22:32, 09/20/2019

Trump urged Ukraine president eight times during call to investigate Joe Biden's son, report says The Wall Street Journal's report came as a top Ukraine official said President Donald Trump "is looking" for Ukraine officials to investigate business dealings of Biden's son "to discredit" Biden as he seeks the Democratic presidential nomination....
22:32, 09/20/2019

Google is making it easier than ever to keep track of your tabs in Chrome If you’ve ever opened more than a few tabs while browsing the internet on Chrome, you know how easy it is to lose track of them all. By the time you get to 10 or 12 tabs, all you can really see is the small, square icon representing the website, which can make it a chore to quickly sort throug...
22:32, 09/20/2019

Saudi Oil Attacks Could Halt Natural-Gas Rally Natural-gas prices have recovered from their summer swoon, but analysts and investors are skeptical that the gains will last, particularly after the attacks on Saudi oil facilities....
22:32, 09/20/2019

Why Hong Kong's Currency Is Still Rock Solid The Hong Kong government decided to peg its currency to the dollar during a time of turmoil to restore confidence. The exchange-rate system put in place then should once again weather the turmoil the city is facing....
22:32, 09/20/2019

David Cameron Is Sorry. Really, Really Sorry. The former British prime minister, David Cameron, a self-described “doubter and worrier and niggler,” is sorry about a lot of things, but most of all about Brexit....
22:32, 09/20/2019

This is 'Peak Week' for Asthma If you have asthma and you feel like it’s gotten worse lately, it’s not your imagination: Llate September is informally known as asthma “peak week” because several asthma-exacerbating factors converge....
23:16, 09/20/2019

The Best Apps That Now Support Dark Mode in iOS 13 iOS 13 is here, and like Android 10, Apple’s newest OS update brings an official dark mode to your iPhone. Apps can have their own special looks when you’re using dark mode, too, and the fine folks at Gadget Hacks have provided a long list of various apps that currently support this feature. Some of...
23:16, 09/20/2019

This Electric Smart Car Racing Crash Is Both Adorable And Extremely Intense I didn’t know that an electric Smart car racing series existed until last night, and I’m absolutely heartbroken that I didn’t get to see the series’ Vallelunga race live. If you haven’t seen the clip yet, then strap in and get ready to see the most absurd racing accident you’ve ever seen....
23:48, 09/20/2019

Amateur Scene – Macauley Moran Memorial The Macauley Moran Memorial amateur boxing show raises awareness of mental health issues The post Amateur Scene – Macauley Moran Memorial appeared first on Boxing News....
23:48, 09/20/2019

The 5 best sales you can shop right now Apologies to your paycheck—these deals happening at Wayfair, Anthropologie, and other stores are just too good to miss.       ...
23:48, 09/20/2019

Casper is having a flash sale on their most popular mattresses right now In need of a new mattress? Casper has got you covered with amazing discounts on their mattresses for their September Flash Sale.       ...
23:48, 09/20/2019

California, other states take Trump to court over auto emissions rules A group of 23 states on Friday sued to block the Trump administration from undoing California's authority to set strict car pollution rules, one of the biggest U.S. battles over climate change....
23:48, 09/20/2019

Patriots release Antonio Brown after claims of sexual misconduct, intimidation of accuser The New England Patriots released wide receiver Antonio Brown on Friday, 11 days after he formally joined the club following a well-publicized breakup with the Oakland Raiders....
23:48, 09/20/2019

Few U.S. lawmakers hit 'like' button after Facebook CEO visits Capitol Hill Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wrapped up three days of discussions with Washington movers and shakers on Friday, with few if any indications he had won new "friends" to help the top social media company deal with multiple probes by Congress, state attorneys general and federal regulators....
23:48, 09/20/2019

| Iran's Khamenei approved Saudi strike - report Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei approved last weekend's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure, CBS News reports, citing an unnamed US official....
23:48, 09/20/2019

‘Nerd,’ ‘Nonsmoker,’ ‘Wrongdoer’: How Might A.I. Label You? ImageNet Roulette, a digital art project and viral selfie app, exposes how biases have crept into the artificial-intelligence technologies changing our lives....
00:48, 09/21/2019

Brexit news LIVE: Stephen Barclay points to UK and EU's 'common purpose' following talks with Michel Barnier Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay has emerged from "serious detailed discussions" with EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier emphasising their "shared desire" to secure a deal....
00:48, 09/21/2019

The Londoner: Harman defiant over CLP motion In today's dairy: Harman defiant over CLP motion | A life in politics...? Not a hope in Helle | Helena Bonham Carter appears in love with Stephen | Poppy Delevinge skippers a model crew for Hugo Boss Yacht...
00:48, 09/21/2019

Global climate strike: Thousands join Australian rallies as protesters around world demand action on climate change Incredible images show tens of thousands of protesters gathering in Australia as what could be the largest climate protest in history gets under way around the world....
00:48, 09/21/2019

With Mosul, the Russo brothers fall prey to white saviour syndrome The new film from the Avengers: Endgame film-makers is set in Iraq and gives the main roles to Arab actors. But by failing to hire an Arab director, they have missed the opportunity to smash the established narrativeWhen the Russo brothers announced that their first post-Avengers: Endgame endeavour ...
00:49, 09/21/2019

Once hacked, supplier Harman learned to fight cyberattacks Harman's efforts have helped it become a key player in automotive cybersecurity, but its experience also underscores the strain suppliers and automakers face dealing with this new dimension in vehicle technology....
00:49, 09/21/2019

Netanyahu trails rival ahead of scrap to form Israeli coalition Benny Gantz has opened up a two-seat lead over Benjamin Netanyahu in the "almost final" results of Israel's razor-tight election, as both men prepare for a fight to command a parliamentary majority and form a government....
00:49, 09/21/2019

| Newcastle boss Bruce ready to unleash Carroll Manager Steve Bruce is ready to unleash "old-fashioned centre-forward" Andy Carroll on the Premier League as the striker attempts to rekindle his career back at Newcastle....
00:50, 09/21/2019

| Molefi Ntseki chats to Sport24 In an exclusive interview, newly-appointed Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki talks about the state of SA football and preparing for AFCON 2021 qualifiers....
00:50, 09/21/2019

| Cape Town City could get Fielies boost Cape Town City could get a much-needed boost ahead of their game against Golden Arrows with defender Taariq Fielies in line for a return from injury....
00:50, 09/21/2019

Climate Activism Is Feminism In a Dying World In the absence of clear, concise, and unified action from elected officials around the world to fight the climate crisis, it’s the utmost bullshit that teenagers, children, and other students have had to step in and rise up. The nihilism driving this lack of interest (or, in cases like the Trump ad...
00:50, 09/21/2019

World of Warcraft's Greatest Tragedies Look So Much Cuter In A Pop-Up Book Last year, in the lead-up to World of Warcraft’s Battle for Azeroth expansion, Horde leader Sylvanas Windrunner went a bit more evil than usual. She set the world tree ablaze, destroying the night elf capital of Teldrassil and murdering countless innocents in the process. It was one of the most horr...
00:50, 09/21/2019

iOS 13 on the iPhone 6S and SE: New software runs fine on a phone that’s still fast Enlarge / The iPhone 6S and SE are the new baseline for iOS 13, and everything is still running smooth. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) People upgrading to iOS 13 this year may have more of an incentive than usual to keep using their old phones rather than upgrading to new ones. After all, 2016's iPho...
01:48, 09/21/2019

Watch: 'Backhoe Challenge' features operators showing off precision A Backhoe Challenge event in Pennsylvania called on operators to complete tasks including filling wine glasses from a bottle hooked to the teeth of a backhoe's bucket....
01:48, 09/21/2019

Watch: Indiana students' paper mache sculpture surpasses Guinness record An Indiana University club created a 14-foot-tall paper mache sculpture that is being submitted to Guinness World Records for recognition as the world's tallest....
01:48, 09/21/2019

Watch: Church claps back at AC thieves: 'It's hot where you're going' An Ohio church's sign is going viral for its tongue-in-cheek response to thieves who stole the building's air conditioning unit: "Whoever stole our AC Unit: Keep it. It's hot where you're going."...
01:48, 09/21/2019

Brazilian police file first criminal charges over deadly dam collapse Thirteen employees of the Vale mining conglomerate and a German firm were accused of fraudulently confirming the dam was safe before it ruptured in January, killing more than 200....
02:32, 09/21/2019

Trump Calls China a ‘Threat to the World’ as Trade Talks Approach The president says he will not accept an interim trade deal and accused China of building up its military with funds earned through unfair trade practices....
02:32, 09/21/2019

U.S. Drone Attacks ISIS Fighters in Southern Libya The American military carried out an airstrike Thursday against Islamic State fighters in southern Libya in a reminder of the terrorist group’s resilience....
02:32, 09/21/2019

Robert De Niro backs $400M ‘vertical village’ in Queens Starchitecture meet star power. Scandinavian architect du jour Bjarke Ingels has been tapped by a development group that includes Robert De Niro, his son real estate broker Raphael De Niro, film producer Jane Rosenthal and “immersive studio developer” Wildflower for a new $400 million pr...
03:16, 09/21/2019

Fire-damaged rooster from Notre-Dame's spire goes on display A battered copper rooster that used to sit atop the spire of Notre-Dame Cathedral is to go on public display more than five months after the massive fire that almost burnt the iconic building to the ground....
03:16, 09/21/2019

|They'redriversfor'Africa'sAmazon'–andit'saroughdayattheoffice Faulty payment systems, patchy phone-network coverage, parking woes and unreliable customers: Just a day in the life of a typical delivery driver for Jumia Technologies in Lagos....
03:17, 09/21/2019

|Commerzbanktoslash4300jobsascostcutssteppedup Commerzbank AG is planning to cut 4 300 jobs as part of a new strategic plan that will also see the bank sell a stake in its Polish mBank unit to reduce risk and help pay for the measures....
03:17, 09/21/2019

Mysterious underground continents may be as old as Earth Ancient, gigantic regions of rocks as large as continents exist hundreds of miles below the Earth's crust and could be as old as the planet itself, according to a new study....
03:18, 09/21/2019

Marco Silva repels criticism and calls on Everton’s players to be ‘ice men’ • Silva believes club singled out because of Moshiri’s backing• ‘It is so easy to create a crisis inside Everton’Marco Silva has claimed Everton are singled out for criticism because of having a billionaire backer in Farhad Moshiri and his players must be “ice men” to ignore attempts to generate a c...
03:19, 09/21/2019

Klopp surprised but not worried by Liverpool’s worsening big-six record • League leaders have won once in past 12 games at big six clubs• Manager baffled by criticism of Robertson after defeat at NapoliJürgen Klopp has said he is surprised but not worried about the downturn in Liverpool’s results at the big six sides going into Sunday’s visit to Chelsea.The Premier Leag...
03:19, 09/21/2019

iOS 13 ships with known lockscreen bypass flaw that exposes contacts Enlarge (credit: Jose Rodriguez) Apple released iOS 13 with a bunch of new features. But it also released the new OS with something else: a bug disclosed seven days ago that exposes contact details without requiring a passcode or biometric identification first. Independent researcher Jose Rodrigue...
03:19, 09/21/2019

Trump reportedly pressured Ukrainian president to investigate Biden's son 'about eight times' – as it happened According to the Wall Street Journal, Trump asked Volodymyr Zelensky to work with Rudy Giuliani on an investigation into Hunter BidenSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspectiveGlobal climate strike: follow for live updates 1.21am BST We’re closing the blog for the day, thanks for following...
03:48, 09/21/2019

England’s national parks ‘must do more to protect nature’ Review also urges parks and beauty spots to increase appeal to minority ethnic visitorsNational parks and areas of outstanding natural beauty have not done enough to protect nature or welcome diverse visitors, and extra government funding must help drive radical change, according to a review.The ind...
03:48, 09/21/2019

Ancient mosaic found near Sea of Galilee depicts Jesus miracle A colorful mosaic recently found in the "Burnt Church" in Hippos near the Sea of Galilee appears to depict a miracle Jesus is said to have performed nearby -- the feeding of the 5,000 -- archaeologists say....
03:48, 09/21/2019

The most extreme adventures on Earth Do you take things to the edge when you travel? Here are the best places on Earth for extreme adventures -- and options for people who like safer but still exciting experiences....
03:48, 09/21/2019

E-cigarette flavors worsen asthma symptoms, study says Some e-cigarette flavors may aggravate asthma symptoms in vapers, according to research published Friday, which contradicts beliefs that the devices are a safe alternative to smoking cigarettes....
03:48, 09/21/2019

New details reported on Trump-Ukraine call as Dems clash with White House on complaint The controversy over President Trump’s mysterious call with a foreign leader that prompted a whistleblower complaint ratcheted up Friday afternoon as a new report said it involved Trump asking Ukraine numerous times in a single phone call to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden’s son....
04:34, 09/21/2019

Twitter removes 267 UAE-based accounts, suspends 4,200 others Twitter said Friday it has terminated more than 250 United Arab Emirates-based accounts and suspended more than 4,000 over concerns about state-sponsored platform manipulation....
04:35, 09/21/2019

Saudi forces retaliate with airstrikes in key Yemen port city Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces carried out airstrikes Friday against factories in Yemen that build remote-controlled boats and sea mines -- in retaliation for attacks on two oil-producing areas last weekend....
04:35, 09/21/2019

Timeline: North Korean diplomacy under Kim Jong Un North Korea entered a new era of openness in 2018, with an unprecedented RSVP to the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and several face-to-face meetings with major world leaders since....
04:35, 09/21/2019

Trump announces 'highest sanctions ever' in Iran President Donald Trump on Friday announced what he described as the "highest sanctions ever imposed on a country" against Iran, more than a year after the United States withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal....
04:35, 09/21/2019

Bernie Sanders unveils $1.5T 'Housing for All' plan Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has unveiled a plan called "Housing for All," and describes it as a fundamental American right -- like healthcare....
04:35, 09/21/2019

United Methodists float plans to split denomination after LGBTQ vote The United Methodist Church's deadline for petitions for its next global meeting passed Wednesday, setting the terms for a final reckoning with LGBTQ issues that have divided the denomination for more than 40 years....
04:35, 09/21/2019

4 dead in Texas after Tropical Storm Imelda brings catastrophic flooding At least four people are dead in Texas after Tropical Storm Imelda brought catastrophic flooding to the region onTuesday, and hundreds of residents are still displaced from their homes....
05:48, 09/21/2019

YouTube reverses course on 'verification' -- you will keep your badges Yesterday YouTube announced plans to change its policy around channel verification status. In a move to follow other social networks, the company said changes tying approval to authenticity and prominence would mean some might lose their tag, and wou......
05:48, 09/21/2019

22 states join California to sue the Trump admin over emissions standards A group of 22 states have joined California in suing the Trump administration, which revoked that state's right to set its own emissions standards. On Thursday, the Environmental Protection Agency and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration an......
05:48, 09/21/2019