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NBA star Andrew Wiggins’ home burglarized in LA They nicked his kicks! Minnesota Timberwolves star Andrew Wiggins’ home was ransacked by thieves who stole his shoes, along with luggage and a rented Cadillac Escalade, according to a new report...
20:36 2019-08-17

It looks like Yankees’ Luke Voit is almost set for next step Luke Voit will join Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Monday to continue working out. The plan is for the Yankees first baseman/DH to start a minor league rehab assignment later in the week. “I believ...
20:36 2019-08-17

Mets certainly aren’t the Yankees in one crucial category KANSAS CITY, Mo. — From the moment the Mets’ lineup was posted, this looked like trouble. This is why the Mets’ ride will be a roller-coaster the rest of the way. They have not shown the ability to ta...
20:36 2019-08-17

How Josh Rosen fared in his surprise Dolphins’ start TAMPA, Fla. — Miami coach Brian Flores gave second-year quarterback Josh Rosen a shot against Tampa Bay’s first defensive unit and liked what he saw. Rosen was a surprise starter and went 10 for...
20:36 2019-08-17

It was a dream come true for Giants RB Jon Hilliman It has been made clear star running back Saquon Barkley won’t see the field during the Giants’ preseason schedule and Wayne Gallman was nursing an ankle injury, leaving the bulk of the rushing game up...
20:36 2019-08-17

New Jersey wins Little League World Series opener When you say you’re Mr. Cool, well, you better be Mr. Cool when the moment calls for it. Jayden Capindica is Mr. Cool. Capindica’s glove and bat boosted the Elmora Little League of Elizabeth, N.J., to...
20:36 2019-08-17

| Pirates crash out of MTN 8 at first hurdle Wayde Jooste scored late as Highlands Park stunned Orlando Pirates 1-0 at the Orlando Stadium to dump the Soweto giants out of the MTN 8 competition....
21:00 2019-08-17

PM Modi Signs 10 Agreements With Bhutanese Counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bhutanese counterpart Lotay Tshering held wide ranging talks on Saturday during which they discussed steps to further expand the bilateral partnership across......
21:00 2019-08-17

James Forrest the goal hero as Celtic toil to win over Dunfermline James Forrest’s 114th-minute goal edged Celtic past Dunfermline after the Fifers threatened to end the champions’ stranglehold on domestic silverware.With a penalty shoot-out looming, the substitute w...
21:00 2019-08-17

|Zimbabwehasaplantoend20-yearstandoffwithcreditors Zimbabwe’s government has said it’s ready to settle with global lenders, sell assets and make the difficult spending decisions needed for financial recovery. But with opposition protests against plung...
21:00 2019-08-17

Safety idea gets a mandate Automakers were already testing the waters for child-detection safety features. If regulators move forward in the U.S. and Europe, the technologies would be required....
21:24 2019-08-17

Heather Locklear ordered to treatment program for attacking first responders at her home Actress Heather Locklear pleaded no contest to multiple charges of battery on law enforcement personnel who responded to domestic disturbance calls at her home last year....
21:24 2019-08-17

'Mindhunter' wades back into crowded pool of serial killer TV Serial killers will be all over TV this weekend, which isn't particularly unusual these days. Yet the latest mini-wave devoted to the most sordid murderers -- including the return of Netflix's "Mindhu...
21:24 2019-08-17

27 unaccompanied minors will be allowed to get off a migrant ship in Italy after far-right Salvini loosens his ban The 27 unaccompanied minors on board the Open Arms, a humanitarian ship carrying 147 rescued migrants, will be allowed to disembark in Italy, after a bitter standoff between Italian Prime Minister Giu...
21:24 2019-08-17

'Top of the league by six o'clock,' but will Borussia Dortmund still be there in May? The confidence surrounding Borussia Dortmund proved well-placed as the Black and Yellows blew Augsburg away. But, on a day of novelties in Dortmund, more changes are necessary....
21:24 2019-08-17

5 things you need to know about CITES 18 Wildlife trafficking is a growing threat to our planet's biodiversity. As international stakeholders convene to regulate the trade, DW fills you in on five of the biggest debates at CITES 18....
21:24 2019-08-17

Pocono IndyCar qualifying cancelled, Newgarden on pole IndyCar championship leader Josef Newgarden will start tomorrow's race at Pocono from pole position after rainfall led to the cancellation of qualifying at the tri-oval...
21:24 2019-08-17

Sainz: Difference between F1 teams, cars underestimated Carlos Sainz says Formula 1 teams are "a lot more different than what people imagine", and believes the value of team continuity for a driver is underestimated...
21:24 2019-08-17

Tordoff on pole, front-driven cars excel in BTCC qualifying at Thruxton Sam Tordoff scored pole position for the second time at Thruxton this season, edging Jason Plato in a British Touring Car Championship qualifying shootout dominated by front-wheel-drive competition...
21:24 2019-08-17

The next Apple Watch may come in titanium and ceramic models Apple Watch Series 4 appeared to mark the death of the Edition line, but those luxurious models might be ready to come roaring back. iHelp BR said it has discovered animations in the watchOS 6 beta t...
21:48 2019-08-17

Waymo's self-driving tech needs one big thing to succeed: More humans Despite aggressive technical strides, Waymo needs one thing before its self-driving cars become a seriously useful transportation system: people. We talked to the ones closest to it....
21:48 2019-08-17

Julianne Moore 'loved' working with her daughter and husband on new movie Julianne Moore is accustomed to working with her husband, director Bart Freundlich, on set, but it was a real family affair when their daughter joined them for their latest collaboration....
22:24 2019-08-17

PM Modi Replies To Man Who Thanked Him For Ayushman Bharat A 54-year-old man from Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh was overjoyed when his letter thanking Prime Minister Narendra Modi for launching Ayushman Bharat health insurance scheme fetched reply....
22:48 2019-08-17

Man busted for stabbing victim in eye with stolen knife in Brooklyn A Queens man was arrested after he stabbed another man in the eye with a stolen knife outside a Brooklyn bodega early Saturday, officials said. Terrell Herring, 28, went behind the counter of a store ...
23:12 2019-08-17

The 5 best and bloodiest shark attacks in '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' (spoilers!) Things get bloody really quick when cave-dwelling sharks pursue four young divers in "47 Meters Down: Uncaged." We unleash the top five attacks.        ...
23:12 2019-08-17

Roller coaster malfunction causes cars to collide; multiple kids taken to hospital Five people were taken to the hospital Friday night after malfunctioning roller coaster failed to stop in Ocean City, Maryland.       ...
23:12 2019-08-17

Just walk away: dodging the bling on Folegandros, Greece This small Cyclades island seems to be all sparkly sandals and chic frocks but out of town fantastic cliffs and quiet beaches take overNext week: Milos and Sifnos• Amorgos, Kalymnos, IkariaIkaria was ...
23:48 2019-08-17

Tamal Ray’s recipe for pistachio biscotti | The Sweet Spot These pistachio and cherry biscotti are real keepers – they last a couple of months, if you can resist themThere are few things more welcoming than walking into a cafe and being greeted by the sight o...
23:48 2019-08-17

Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for courgette and chickpea dal | The New Vegan This spicy dal is a novel and simple way to use up a summer glut of courgettes There is high drama at this time of year, as peak courgette season kicks in and people start firing panicked messages at ...
23:48 2019-08-17

A Belarusian woman's life story in outfits – in pictures Minsk-based photographer Tatsiana Tkachova was in Volozhin, Belarus in 2017 when she saw an elegant woman in a bright dress. So began her friendship with Vera, now 92. Tkachova took 27 portraits for V...
23:48 2019-08-17

Creepy snake ancestor grasped prey with four tiny limbs The Tetrapodophis amplectus, or "four-legged hugging snake," may have used its limbs to grip prey or hold onto mating partners.       ...
00:36 2019-08-18

The 5 best Amazon deals you can get this weekend Use your extra free time to snag great prices on robot vacuums, cold brew coffee makers, Apple iPads, and more.       ...
00:36 2019-08-18

Premier League table: 2019-20 EPL standings, fixtures, results, live scores, games on TV - gameweek 2 Substitute Gabriel Jesus had a last-gasp goal disallowed by VAR as Premier League champions Manchester City had to settle for a 2-2 draw with Tottenham....
00:36 2019-08-18

Aritz Aduriz 'scissor' kick cuts through Barcelona to expose Ernesto Valverde's tactics in Lionel Messi's absence It was a moment of genius with which Barcelona fans will be all too familiar. Except this time, it came not to hand them a last-minute victory, but instead to condemn their team to a late defeat....
00:36 2019-08-18

We’re now polluting the moon with near indestructible little creatures An Israeli spacecraft called Beresheet almost made it to the moon in April. It took a selfie with the lunar surface in the background, but then lost contact with Earth and presumably crashed onto the ...
00:36 2019-08-18

Daphne Zuniga plays ‘Nurse Ratched on steroids’ in V.C. Andrews adaptation Daphne Zuniga recently talked to UPI about finally working with her fellow 1990s icon Jason Priestley, aging up with makeup, directing her own projects and the enduring appeal of "Spaceballs."...
01:00 2019-08-18

‘Get to know each other’: Captain’s plea to cops at Johnny Rios’ funeral The funeral of Police Officer Johnny Rios on Saturday became an appeal for cops to care for themselves and each other, marking a somber end to a week that saw two NYPD officers take their own lives. C...
01:00 2019-08-18

Wildfire prompts evacuations in Canary Islands A wildfire in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of a small town in Gran Canaria island on Saturday, and officials said the blaze had a "great potential" to spread....
01:24 2019-08-18

Downtown Girls Basketball is a glamorous squad of models, creatives People stop and stare — and often sneak photos during games. But the women of Downtown Girls Basketball are used to it. The all-female team, which is made up of models, artists, filmmakers, gallerists...
01:24 2019-08-18

Rich bootlegger George Remus killed his wife — and got away with murder At 8:30 a.m. on Oct. 6, 1927, a man walked into the central police station in Cincinnati and informed the officer on duty, “I just shot my wife, and I came to surrender.” The man identified himself as...
01:24 2019-08-18

Aaron Boone Wants MLB To Consider Implementing A Mercy Rule Aaron Boone wasn’t happy on Thursday. He didn’t like that his team was getting whooped by Cleveland, he didn’t like how his players performed on the way to the eventual 19-5 loss, and he especially di...
01:24 2019-08-18

VAR Once Again Steals A Game-Winning Goal From Manchester City Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Manchester City were on the verge of pulling out a late victory against Tottenham at home, and then VAR stepped in to take it away....
01:24 2019-08-18

Ezekiel Elliott Won't Face Criminal Charges For Knocking Over Event Staffer In Vegas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will not face criminal charges in connection to an incident in May where he shoved a member of an EDM festival’s event staff in Vegas, according to TMZ....
01:24 2019-08-18

9 Killed In Ukraine Hotel Fire Nine people were killed in a hotel fire in Ukraine's port city of Odessa on Saturday, leading authorities to launch a country-wide inspection of safety regulations in holiday resorts and hotels....
01:48 2019-08-18

Sydney Stabbing Suspect Suffers From Mental Illness: Lawyer A man accused of killing a young Australian woman and wounding another in a stabbing rampage in downtown Sydney this week suffers from mental illness, providing grounds for defence against murder......
01:48 2019-08-18

Empty Rice Cookers Create Bomb Scare In New York New York went on alert for two hours Friday during the morning rush hour because of three suspicious objects that turned out to be empty rice cookers....
01:48 2019-08-18

Watch a giant glacier collapse in front of two kayakers Andrew Hooper and Josh Bastyr were kayaking near Spencer Glacier in Alaska when they heard cracking noises. Moments later, the massive glacier collapsed right in front of them....
01:48 2019-08-18

Yemeni Separatists Relinquish Control of Buildings in Aden The separatists’ takeover of Aden has strained a Saudi-led military coalition formed to confront the Iranian-aligned Houthis, who bombed a Saudi oil facility on Saturday....
01:48 2019-08-18

Ashleigh Barty Denied in Bid to Return to No. 1 With the upset, Svetlana Kuznetsova advanced to play Madison Keys in the final of the Western & Southern Open, leaving women’s tennis a bit unsettled ahead of the U.S. Open....
02:12 2019-08-18

'Travis Strikes Again' comes to PC and PS4 on October 17th You won't have to own a Switch to play a modern take on the No More Heroes universe. Suda51's Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes Complete Edition is now slated to launch on PC (via Steam)...
02:12 2019-08-18

Nintendo says there is no Switch exchange program You might not want to buy a first-generation Switch with the assumption Nintendo will replace it with a new model. A Nintendo spokesperson has flatly denied that swaps are available, telling The Verg...
02:12 2019-08-18

Dozens Dead or Hurt in Wedding Suicide Bombing in Afghanistan Capital KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide-bomb blast tripped through a wedding party on a busy Saturday night in Afghanistan’s capital and dozens of people were killed or wounded, a government o...
02:12 2019-08-18

Yemen Rebels Claim Responsibility for Saudi Oil Field Fire Attack DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Drones claimed by Yemen’s Houthi rebels attacked a massive oil and gas field deep inside of Saudi Arabia’s sprawling desert on Saturday, causing what th...
02:12 2019-08-18

Weight Loss: This High-Protein Salad Is Ideal For Days You Are In No Mood To Cook High-Protein Diet: Leafy, nutty, or fruity, salads can be anything you want them to be.Heres why you should consider including this salad in your weight loss diet....
02:12 2019-08-18

No charges for Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott in Vegas incident Authorities in Las Vegas have decided not to bring charges against Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott over a May 19 incident, according to TMZ Sports. Security guard Kyle Johnson had pressed ...
02:36 2019-08-18

Yankees’ Brett Gardner has to end his bat antics There is a reason the Yankees keep bending and twisting their roster year to year to keep Brett Gardner on the team, even if he’s only 85 percent the player he used to be. From the start, he has been ...
02:36 2019-08-18

Jets sign Albert McClellan to address Avery Williamson void Avery Williamson’s season officially ended Saturday when the Jets placed the linebacker on injured reserve after he tore the ACL in his right knee in Thursday preseason game against the Falcons. The J...
02:36 2019-08-18

Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Permit Employment Discrimination Against Transgender Workers The Trump administration’s Department of Justice is asking the Supreme Court to set a legal precedent that would enable employers to fire employees because they are transgender. The Department o...
02:36 2019-08-18

'The longer the trade war goes on, the weaker China gets': Trump doubles down on tariff threats despite recession concerns NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images President Donald Trump has appeared increasingly comfortable with prolonged trade tensions. He has maintained a defiant stance even after a key indicator warned thi...
03:00 2019-08-18

These cult-favorite outdoor sandals are the only reason my feet survived a 3-day music festival Teva In the 1980s, a former river guide created Teva, a Velcro-strapped sport sandal, so his flip-flops could stay on his feet through rugged conditions. Today, you won't find them just in the canyo...
03:00 2019-08-18

Dick Cheney to headline high-dollar fundraiser for Donald Trump Former vice president Dick Cheney is set to headline a high-dollar fundraiser for President Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign and the Republican Party on Monday. Cheney, who served two terms as George W. B...
03:48 2019-08-18

High bacteria level cancels water portion of Tokyo triathlon TOKYO — High levels of bacteria forced the swimming portion of a triathlon test event for the Tokyo Paralympics to be canceled on Saturday. It’s the second setback in the triathlon for organizer...
03:48 2019-08-18

Tiger keeps Tour Championship hopes alive with 67 at BMW Tiger Woods kept his hopes of qualifying for next week's Tour Championship alive by shooting a 5-under-par 67 on Saturday during the third round of the BMW Championship in Medinah, Ill....
03:48 2019-08-18

Thomas shoots course-record 61 for six-shot lead at BMW Justin Thomas enjoyed "one of those freaky days in the zone" as he carded a course-record 11-under-par 61 to vault to a six-stroke lead in the third round at the BMW Championship in suburban Chicago o...
03:48 2019-08-18

Report: No charges for RB Elliott in Vegas incident Authorities in Las Vegas have decided not to bring charges against Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott over a May 19 incident, according to TMZ Sports....
03:48 2019-08-18

Heat on agenda again at newly-built Tokyo 2020 hockey venue After a week of Tokyo 2020 test events dominated by talks of sweltering heat and stifling humidity, it was hockey’s turn to experience it at the newly-built Oi Hockey Stadium on Saturday....
03:48 2019-08-18

Bee-hold! Test your honeybee knowledge with this quiz. August 17 is National Honey Bee Day! These insects have a fascinating process when it comes to making that sweet, sticky substance. Get buzzing with this quiz....
04:12 2019-08-18

'Hundreds of lives saved' by new digital sepsis alerts Hundreds of lives are being saved every year thanks to a new digital alert system which automatically flags possible cases of sepsis in hospitals, the NHS has said....
04:12 2019-08-18

Backup QBs lead Browns past Colts 21-18 as Hunt returns Garrett Gilbert threw two touchdown passes in the first half and David Blough added another TD pass in the second half Saturday, leading the Cleveland Browns past Indianapolis 21-18    ...
05:00 2019-08-18

Doug Barron leads suspended Dick's Sporting Goods Open Monday qualifier Doug Barron had a one-stroke lead in the Dick's Sporting Goods Open when lightning forced the suspension of play late in the second round       ...
05:00 2019-08-18

Iceland Builds First Monument In Memory Of Glacier Lost To Climate Change Iceland on Sunday honours the passing of Okjokull, its first glacier lost to climate change, as scientists warn that some 400 others on the subarctic island risk the same fate....
05:48 2019-08-18

Xi's Toughest Year As China Preps 70th Birthday Celebration, Say Analysts It was meant to be an unabashed celebration of the triumph of Communism in China, and of President Xi Jinping's authority as the country's undisputed leader for years to come....
06:12 2019-08-18

Elon Musk is once again on a quest to ‘nuke Mars’ If there’s one thing you can say about Elon Musk it’s that he’s never lacked ambition. He’s founded a number of successful companies, and with SpaceX he’s pushed science ...
06:36 2019-08-18

American Madison Keys will play for her first Western & Southern Open title Sunday It may have been Madison Keys' first career semifinal match Saturday at the Western & Southern Open, but the 24-year-old wasn't fazed by the moment        ...
07:00 2019-08-18

Pat Shurmur calls out Giants: Time to fix the sloppy play At the beginning of training camp, the Giants sported matching T-shirts with the phrase “All Ball” written across the back, alluding to the team’s message of always taking care of the football. Giants...
07:24 2019-08-18

Houston has a problem: NASA snubs city's bid to lead next moon mission It may have been one of the first words ever uttered on the moon, but Houston has been snubbed by NASA as the base of operations for the development of the next lunar lander....
07:48 2019-08-18

Defending Western & Southern Open champion Novak Djokovic loses to Daniil Medvedev There will be a new men's Western & Southern Open champion holding the Rookwood Cup on Sunday after Novak Djokovic was upset Saturday night        ...
08:12 2019-08-18

Far-right groups and Antifa face off in Portland A heavy police presence largely kept members of far-right groups separated from far-left, anti-fascist activists at a downtown park Saturday.        ...
08:12 2019-08-18

Judge apologizes for telling woman to sell nude photos to Playboy Alberto Rivas — a Superior Court judge in Middlesex County, New Jersey — is facing charges of violating the judicial code.        ...
08:12 2019-08-18

Demi Moore shares sweet throwback photos for daughter Rumer Willis' birthday Demi Moore is sharing the cutest throwback photos of her "sweet first born" daughter Rumer Willis in honor of her 31st birthday.        ...
08:36 2019-08-18

The Latest: Organizers call for peaceful Hong Kong rally People are streaming into a park in central Hong Kong for what organizers hope will be a peaceful demonstration for democracy in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory...
09:00 2019-08-18

Corsica’s cape of good campsites With cliffs and crags, views and sandy beaches, Cap Corse, which juts out from the top of the island, offers a perfect mobile home stay‘It’s like being in a car advert!” The corniche road along the we...
09:24 2019-08-18

Nehru's "Forward Policy" On China "Became Backward", Says Ladakh BJP MP BJP MP from Ladakh Jamyang Tsering Namgyal said the region did not get importance in defence policies when the Congress was in the centre, and that was why "China captured its area up to the Demchok.....
09:24 2019-08-18

Ladakh Leaders Urge Centre For Tribal-Area Status To Protect Land, Identity Prominent leaders of Ladakh have made an appeal to the Centre to declare the region a tribal area under the Sixth Schedule of the Constitution, saying the biggest concern for its people is to protect....
09:24 2019-08-18

How to use essential oils for scars Some essential oils may combat infection and inflammation, which can help wounds heal and improve skin health. Here, learn about the evidence behind these essential oils and how to use them to help pr...
09:48 2019-08-18

Can a yeast infection cause bleeding? A yeast infection can cause a small amount of bleeding, as well as genital soreness and other symptoms. Antifungal medications can help. Learn more here....
09:48 2019-08-18

New insights into how exercise can lift mood in depression A new study of people with major depressive disorder suggests that the body's endocannabinoid system plays a role in the mood-lifting effects of exercise....
09:48 2019-08-18

Doctors find teen's 17-year-old 'twin' inside her belly A 17-year-old in India has become the oldest known female in the world diagnosed with a rare condition called “Fetus in fetu.”        ...
10:12 2019-08-18

Geekbench 4 benchmark suggest an 18-core Cascade Lake-X chip While the Cascade Lake Xeon CPUs has been out for a few months now, Intel still hasn’t shared any concrete information regarding Cascade Lake-X. However, this recent leak could indicate that, d...
10:12 2019-08-18

Man City vs Tottenham live stream: how to watch today's Premier League football online from anywhere One week into the new Premier League season and it feels like it never went away - Manchester City are back to scoring hatfuls' of goals and Harry Kane is doing the business for Spurs. The two me...
10:12 2019-08-18

Plea deal possible for Queens man who allegedly stuffed ex in suitcase to die A plea deal may be in the works for the Queens man charged with murder for allegedly leaving his ex to suffocate inside a suitcase he left on the side of the road in Greenwich, Conn., according to rep...
10:12 2019-08-18

Salaries ‘gone wild’: Carranza cronies pocket pay hikes as high as 35% City school honchos might need to reach for their calculators to tally up their ever-growing paychecks. Raises on top of promotions for Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s top educrats have led to m...
10:12 2019-08-18

‘Space Jam’ mural turned Brooklyn basketball court into an ‘ice rink’ A Williamsburg basketball court’s new paint job promoting the sequel to the live-action/animated ’90s movie “Space Jam” has made the surface dangerously slippery, dejected b-ballers griped....
10:12 2019-08-18

Riverfront Bronx park now a wasteland after $4M makeover A riverfront park the city spruced up with $4 million in taxpayer money is now a virtual wasteland. The main entrance to Bridge Park in the Bronx, a greenway that runs under the George Washington Brid...
10:12 2019-08-18

Tekashi 6ix9ine sparks cash-grabbing frenzy at his former Brooklyn school Good judgment is apparently not part of the curriculum. When notorious rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine showed up at his former middle school in Brooklyn last year, he was welcomed in and gave a spontaneous per...
10:12 2019-08-18

Volkswagen and SEC Are Told to Strike Deal on Lawsuit A federal judge ordered Volkswagen and the SEC to seek a settlement over allegations the auto maker defrauded U.S. investors, rather than continue an expensive legal fight....
11:48 2019-08-18

Bangladesh slum fire destroys thousands of homes The huge blaze razed around 2,000 tin shacks in a crowded Dhaka slum, making at least 3,000 people homeless. Fires are frequent — and many a time deadly — in the Bangladeshi capital due to lax safety ...
12:12 2019-08-18

Disney's Latest Endeavor: Getting the Fox Studio on Track Disney is faced with the challenge of integrating Fox’s entertainment assets, which have languished as executives and staff left during the year-and-a-half it took to close the deal and movies flopped...
12:36 2019-08-18

Portugal Is Using Goats to Prepare for Wildfires, But There's Not Enough Shepherds Portugal, which has been ravaged by wildfires of increasing severity and duration in the era of climate change, is turning back to the goat to clear underbrush in the hopes of limiting potential fuel ...
13:00 2019-08-18

Richard Williams, the Oscar-Winning Animator Behind Who Framed Roger Rabbit? and Pink Panther, Has Died Richard Williams, the legendary animator and three-time Oscar-winner behind Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, two Pink Panther films, and other animated classics, has died. Read more......
13:00 2019-08-18

Cowboys' Witten: 'Jitters were real' in return Cowboys tight end Jason Witten made his preseason debut on Saturday after coming out of retirement and admitted to having "jitters" in his first game action since Dec. 31, 2017....
13:24 2019-08-18

UK minister dismisses 'scaremongering' over leaked Brexit report British energy minister Kwasi Kwarteng on Sunday dismissed concerns over potential food, fuel and drug shortages in the event of a no-deal Brexit as scaremongering....
13:24 2019-08-18

Indonesian police shoot suspected militant after officer slashed A suspected Islamic militant has launched an attack on an Indonesian police station in the country's second-biggest city, slashing one officer with a sickle, before being shot and taken into custody, ...
13:24 2019-08-18

Peace with whom? After blast, enraged Afghans question talks Outraged Afghans questioned on Sunday the point of negotiations with the Taliban aimed at getting U.S. troops to leave and ending the war, after 63 people were killed in a suicide bomb attack on a wed...
13:24 2019-08-18

Angels rally for 4 runs in 7th inning to beat White Sox 6-5 Mike Trout and Brian Goodwin drove in two runs apiece, and the Los Angeles Angels scored four in the seventh inning to rally past the Chicago White Sox 6-5       ...
13:48 2019-08-18

Belt's grand slam, 6 RBIs lead Giants over Arizona, 11-6 Brandon Belt hit a grand slam and tied a career high with six RBIs, and Kevin Pillar had a career high five hits to lead the San Francisco Giants to an 11-6 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks Saturday ...
13:48 2019-08-18

Mastercard is assembling its own cryptocurrency team Big payment companies face revolutionary pressures from the development of digital money. Mastercard, which is partnered with Facebook on its Libra cryptocurrency announced in June, is now putting tog...
13:48 2019-08-18

Jeffrey Epstein had all the telltale signs of a fraud, but still had ‘em all fooled Jeffrey Epstein managed to creep his way into some of the highest places in the world on the back of a meticulously made-up mosaic of phony accolades....
13:48 2019-08-18

Restrictions continue in Kashmir despite security ease Restrictions are continuing in much of Indian-administered Kashmir, despite India’s government saying it’s gradually restoring phone lines and easing a security lockdown that’s been in place for nearl...
13:48 2019-08-18

Essar To Blame For Madhya Pradesh Toxic Ash Leak, Says Report A three-member committee investigating the leak of toxic material from a coal-fired power plant in Singrauli distict in Madhya Pradesh, which contaminated farmland in a four-kilometre radius, has......
13:48 2019-08-18

Suppliers' party may be ending Forecasters warn a combination of rising costs, falling vehicle sales and uncertainty over future technologies may end a decade of growth in the auto parts industry....
14:12 2019-08-18

18 People Missing As Flood Washes Away 20 Houses In Uttarakhand Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand Flood: At least 18 people are missing after a flood in the Tons River washed away around 20 houses in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district on Sunday....
14:12 2019-08-18

|Debtrelief:'PoorestofthepoorwillpayaheavypriceforSA'sdebtforgivenesslegislation' Writing off loans belonging to banks and other financial institutions albeit under strict conditions, is sending out entirely the wrong message, writes Neil Roets for Fin24....
15:12 2019-08-18

Music producer guilty of sexually abusing singer in Mexico A music producer accused of sexually abusing a young singer in Mexico -- whom he represented and mentored for several years -- has been found guilty of rape and human trafficking....
15:12 2019-08-18

The 30 best films about music, chosen by musicians Anna Calvi, Neil Tennant, Nadine Shah, Wayne Coyne, Nitin Sawhney and Anna Meredith pick their top five music moviesMovies about musicians, whether biopics, fictions or documentaries, are a fixture in...
15:12 2019-08-18

UK faces food and fuel shortages in no-deal Brexit, says leaked plan Britain would likely face food, fuel and medicine shortages if it crashes out of the bloc without a transition deal, according to a leaked Sunday Times report....
15:36 2019-08-18

Ferrari Will Expand Its Line-up Of Road Cars, But Not By Much Italian premium sports car maker Ferrari NV will expand sales of easier-driving grand touring cars, but will not try to chase rival Porsche's annual sales volume, Ferrari Chairman John Elkann told an....
15:36 2019-08-18

Grey's Anatomy Star Camilla Luddington Marries Longtime Love Matthew Alan It's wedding bells and love songs for Grey's Anatomy star Camilla Luddington. The 35-year-old actress, who is best known for her role as Dr. Jo Wilson on the hit ABC drama,......
16:24 2019-08-18

Watch This Hero Blindly Navigate The Entire Nürburgring Misha Charoudin has lived at the Nürburgring for four years, instructing and driving on it almost every day. With thousands of laps behind him, he could probably direct someone around this track blind...
17:00 2019-08-18

Porsche's Type 64 Didn't Sell Because Of A Weird Screwup At The Auction There were multiple press releases. There was a highly produced video. There was a Chris Harris Top Gear video. The hype generated for the auction of the only remaining Porsche Type 64 made it basical...
17:00 2019-08-18

Slayer Livery Too Metal For Rick Ware Racing We were amped up to hear that Rick Ware Racing was going have its #54 car driven by J.J. Yeley liveried to promote the band’s final tour to tonight’s NASCAR Cup race in Bristol, Tennessee but today it...
17:00 2019-08-18

A Hot S&P 500 Stock Is All About Bonds MarketAxess has risen by challenging Wall Street banks that have long dominated trading in corporate bonds. The trading platform was added to the S&P 500 this summer after its share price doubled in a...
17:00 2019-08-18

G7 leaders wait nervously for Boris Johnson’s debut on the world stage As the prime minister heads for the Biarritz summit, he has no relationship with the other governments and very little trustFor weeks things have been quiet in the summer heat. But in recent days the ...
17:00 2019-08-18

Brexit: leaked papers predict food shortages and port delays Medicines will also be subject to shortages, according to ‘realistic assessment’The UK will face a three-month meltdown at its ports, a hard Irish border and shortages of food and medicine if it leave...
17:00 2019-08-18

From the lottery to Nobel prize: meet workers who make life-changing phone calls What’s it like to make uplifting calls that change lives? Ammar Kalia spoke to the people whose job is to spread joyFor 12 years now, Anita Pires has been working at the call centre for Camelot, the c...
17:00 2019-08-18

Facial recognition is now rampant. The implications for our freedom are chilling | Stephanie Hare This new technology is being secretly used on streets and in shopping centres across Britain, making potential suspects of us allLast week, all of us who live in the UK, and all who visit us, discover...
17:00 2019-08-18

Scotland’s golden eagles are dying in agony, all in the name of sport | Kevin McKenna Not even the survival of one of Earth’s most magnificent birds can be allowed to spoil the fun on the grouse moorsSomewhere bleak and unforgiving in Scotland, a golden eagle is suffering an agonising ...
17:00 2019-08-18

Ashes 2019: England set Australia 267 to win second Test – live! Updates from the final day of play, start 12.10pm BSTAustralia’s Steve Smith ruled out with concussionCounty cricket: Kent v Essex and more – live!Any thoughts? Email Tim or tweet @TimdeLisle 3.42pm B...
17:00 2019-08-18

Has Boris Johnson hatched a cunning no-deal Brexit plan? | Stewart Lee Ingeniously used, Kinder eggs could be responsible for a greater flow of goods than the botched ferry schemeHow many small plastic toy egg casings could be hidden in, for example, a Michael Gove? And,...
17:00 2019-08-18

Cop jumps into Hudson River to save suicidal woman A suicidal woman leaped into the Hudson river from a Manhattan pier on Sunday, but was pulled to safety by cops, police said. One of the officers jumped in the water around 8:30 a.m. Sunday, when they...
17:24 2019-08-18

Get Google Analytics-savvy with this $14 course Used by over 40 percent of web stat-crunchers, Google Analytics is the gold standard — and official GA certification is a true bar of entry acknowledgment that you understand the power of Google Analy...
17:24 2019-08-18

NFL notebook: Chargers S James to have foot surgery Los Angeles Chargers All-Pro safety Derwin James will have surgery on his right foot and be sidelined approximately three months, NFL Network reported Saturday....
17:48 2019-08-18

History repeats itself as McIlroy gets another police escort Seven years after Rory McIlroy was given a police escort to make his tee time for the Ryder Cup, history repeated itself when the Northern Irishman received the same treatment for the third round of t...
17:48 2019-08-18

Hong Kong Protests Show Little Sign of Flagging as Large Crowds Rally for Democracy Hong Kong’s eleventh straight weekend of anti-government protests culminated in a large rally Sunday at the city’s Victoria Park. Tens of thousands chanted “Free Hong Kong! Democracy...
17:48 2019-08-18

After Math: Plead the fifth With Dave Chappelle coming back to Netflix for the one, two, three, four, fif time later this month, we're taking a look at all of this week's headlines that will make you want to plead agai...
18:12 2019-08-18

Box Office: 'Good Boys' Leads Crowded Weekend With $21 Million LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - The Bean Bag Boys, the self-appointed nickname for the trio of best friends in Universal's "Good Boys," are conquering much more than sixth grade. They are also leading th...
18:12 2019-08-18

White House says 'no recession in sight' despite market turmoil White House officials pushed back on Sunday against concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisti...
18:12 2019-08-18

If global markets are unsettled, they have good reason to be so Last week’s upheavals in bond values were an all-too-rational response to a cocktail of economic troublesEvery year the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City hosts a symposium in the Grand Teton resort ...
18:36 2019-08-18

Majority Of Opinions Worked Against Jaspal Rana: Bhaichung Bhutia Bhaichung Bhutia was part of the 12-member committee that conducted meetings over two days in New Delhi to recommend names for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, Arjuna Awards, Dronacharya Awards and......
18:36 2019-08-18

Kudlow confirms Trump wants to buy Greenland WASHINGTON — White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow didn’t pour any cold water Sunday on President Trump’s flirtation with buying Greenland. “I don’t want to predict an outcome, I’m just sayi...
19:00 2019-08-18

Jeffrey Epstein apparently bought women’s panties while in jail Millionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was able to buy two pairs of small women’s panties from a jail shop while serving time for sex offenses, according to bombshell new documents. The convict b...
19:00 2019-08-18

One dead after small plane crashes into house near Poughkeepsie A small plane crashed into a house in Dutchess County on Saturday, killing at least one of the three men on board, authorities said. The crash also critically injured a woman who was in the home, whic...
19:00 2019-08-18

Batley Bulldogs rugby league player Archie Bruce dies aged 20 • Bruce found dead in his hotel room after match in Toulouse• Scrum-half had made his Batley debut in Saturday’s gameBatley Bulldogs have announced that scrum-half Archie Bruce has died at the age of ...
19:00 2019-08-18

At age 22, she gave up studying law to sell $63,000 swimsuits and $2,300 bras Claudia Lambeth realized becoming lawyer wasn't what she was passionate about, so at 22 years old she took a giant leap and started a luxury lingerie company called Luna Mae....
19:24 2019-08-18

UK teen charged after 'devoted father' fatally stabbed with screwdriver, police say A 17-year-old in England has been charged with the murder of a “devoted father,” who was stabbed to death at a shopping center last week with what police believe was a screwdriver, authorities said Sa...
19:24 2019-08-18

The War on Sugar Hits the Juice Box With pediatricians and parents increasingly concerned about the health risks of juice, a growing crop of watered-down juice-box alternatives are coming to store shelves. But will kids drink them?...
19:24 2019-08-18

China Pressures Business Over Hong Kong. Workers Get Caught in the Middle. Beijing wants global companies to back its power over the city, even as their workers join protests calling for greater say in the fate of their home....
19:48 2019-08-18

Graham: IG's report on Russia probe will be 'ugly and damning' for DOJ Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., is adamant about revealing what went on behind the scenes of the Russia investigation and is looking forward to the American people learning...
19:48 2019-08-18

Sanders calls for 'registry of disreputable federal law enforcement officers,' cutting prison population in half Just days after an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility was shot up in what the FBI called a "targeted attack," Bernie Sanders unveiled a plan on Sunday that would create a "registry of ...
19:48 2019-08-18

Bullock takes aim at DNC for enabling Steyer: Buying your way into debates is bad for democracy As Montana Gov. Steve Bullock struggles to qualify for September’s Democratic debate, he had strong words for rivals like billionaire Tom Steyer who has used his deep pockets to inch closer to the deb...
19:48 2019-08-18

Sick of the heat? Here's where you can find a cool family vacation in summer It's the middle of summer, and you're probably indoors right now, a refugee from the unbearable heat. Maybe you're imagining a cool family vacation.       ...
20:12 2019-08-18

Expected Fiscal Stimulus, US-China Trade War To Guide Markets: Experts Analysts opined that investors are awaiting a stimulus package and relief for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) from the super-rich surcharge which was announced in the Budget in July....
20:12 2019-08-18

Scores Killed in Afghanistan Wedding Blast The death toll from a suicide bombing at a wedding in Afghanistan’s capital is at least 63, including women and children, officials said Sunday, as Kabul reeled from its deadliest attack this year....
20:12 2019-08-18

Steve King defends comments on abortion, rape and incest at town hall Republican Rep. Steve King clashed with constituents as he defended several of his controversial comments on abortion and immigration during a Saturday town hall in his hometown of Storm Lake, Iowa....
20:36 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protests show no sign of slowing as 1.7 million rally The organizers of a rally on Sunday afternoon in Hong Kong's Victoria Park claimed that at least 1.7 million protesters turned out in a massive show of force against government leaders and the police....
20:36 2019-08-18

The guitar that Duane Allman played on classic 'Layla' sells for $1.25 million An anonymous collector has snapped up the guitar that Duane Allman played on 'Layla,' the Derek and the Dominoes hit written by Eric Clapton.        ...
20:36 2019-08-18

The $1 billion-hop across the pond and the other airline routes that make the most money Business-traveler heavy routes like trans-Atlantic and transcontinental flights bring in the most revenue for airlines, which are racing to add more premium seats aboard their planes....
21:00 2019-08-18

Hubble spots a big, weird blob of star gas When you gaze at the sky on a clear night, you can easily spot countless stars shining bright. Most of them look pretty much identical, aside from varying brightness, but when NASA’s Hubble Spac...
21:00 2019-08-18

GOP becoming endangered species in California, as key stronghold turns blue For decades, wealthy and suburban Orange County has been a conservative GOP stronghold in a state that has become increasingly liberal. But since the 2018 midterm elections, the so-called “Orange Curt...
21:00 2019-08-18

Protecting Singapore from rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion Protecting Singapore against rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion ($72 billion) or more over 100 years, its prime minister said on Sunday, as the low-lying island-state makes preparations to mit...
21:24 2019-08-18

Gibraltar rejects U.S. request to seize Iranian oil tanker The tanker, now flying the Iranian flag, is preparing to depart the Mediterranean port, raising the question of what further action the U.S. may take....
21:24 2019-08-18

The Latest: Slovakia police detain 30 migrants Slovakia police say they have detained a group of 30 migrants who attempted to get to the country from neighboring Hungary hidden under a freight train...
21:24 2019-08-18

Spain invites stranded migrants to disembark in Algeciras Spain's acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez has told the port of Algeciras to welcome migrants from a rescue boat. But a spokesperson for the Open Arms vessel declined the offer, citing an emergency s...
21:48 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protesters march in peace after weeks of chaos Hundreds of thousands of pro-democracy protesters have marched calmly in the city's center to "show the world that Hong Kong people can be totally peaceful." The day of peace marks the 11th week of de...
21:48 2019-08-18

Airport security worker fired for passing note saying 'You ugly!!!' to a passenger Security video on YouTube shows a Greater Rochester International Airport security worker laughing after she gave a man a note that read 'You ugly!!!'        ...
21:48 2019-08-18

Every Flavor Of Game Fuel Reviewed And Then Mixed Together A few weeks ago I bought a can of Mountain Dew Amp Game Fuel and reviewed it. I hated it. It sucked. Evidently, this angered some people on the internet. I guess some folks really love Game Fuel? Betw...
21:48 2019-08-18

Millie Bobby Brown and Harry Styles Dance Like Nobody's Watching at Ariana Grande Concert Alright, nobody tell Chief Hopper about this.. Millie Bobby Brown, who plays Eleven on Netflix's Stranger Things, and singer Harry Styles were spotted dancing together like......
22:12 2019-08-18

Amid Trump’s tariff war, Americans give free trade high marks: poll Nearly two-thirds of Americans, or 64 percent — a new high — back free trade because they believe it's good for the economy and say the country can't avoid continued globalization, according to the po...
22:36 2019-08-18

Mickelson late to the course after lightning hits hotel Mickelson evacuated when lightning hits hotel, the start of a wild Sunday before he got to the course for BMW Championship        ...
23:00 2019-08-18

Lucas Dobson: Missing boy 'unlikely to be found alive' says police officer leading search A six-year-old boy who has been missing since Saturday after falling into a river is "unlikely" to be found alive, the police officer leading the search has said....
23:48 2019-08-18

Security tokens aren’t yet worth the hype Security tokens could be a boon to the average retail investor by fractionalizing assets and providing high liquidity. But the market is still immature.Read More...
23:48 2019-08-18

When Cities Try to Limit Guns, State Laws Bar the Way “Our officers need help, they need help with gun control,” Philadelphia’s mayor said after six police officers were wounded by gunfire. But in most states, the issue is not up to urban leaders....
00:12 2019-08-19

Antifa and Far-Right Groups Face Off in Portland as Trump Weighs In Conservative groups are urging the United States to label Antifa a domestic terrorist group. President Trump said the city was “being watched very closely.”...
00:12 2019-08-19

US Having "Very Good" Discussions With Taliban: Donald Trump US President Donald Trump on Sunday hailed progress in negotiations on an Afghanistan peace deal, saying that talks with both the Taliban and the Afghan government are going well....
00:12 2019-08-19

Boots merger mastermind Murphy to join CVC One of the leading figures in Britain's private equity industry is in talks to join CVC Capital Partners, the new backer of Premiership Rugby, following more than a decade at one of its biggest rivals...
00:36 2019-08-19

The Restless Peninsula: The Proud and Colorful History of Iberia Over the ages, the Iberian Peninsula was a melting pot of diverse cultures and civilizations, a piece of Europe that saw numerous migrations and many nations that rose and fell on its soil.  ...
00:36 2019-08-19

Heidi Klum Poses Topless and Shows Off Her Wedding Ring During Her and Tom Kaulitz's Honeymoon Heidi Klum is baring it all! The 46-year-old model and TV personality isn't afraid to show off a little skin during her honeymoon. After tying the knot with Tokyo Hotel guitarist Tom......
01:24 2019-08-19

Verdict On Tarun Tejpal's Plea For Dismissing Charges Likely Tomorrow The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce on Monday its verdict on Tehelka magazine founder Tarun Tejpal's plea seeking dismissal of charges in an alleged sexual assault case lodged against him by a......
01:24 2019-08-19

Patrick Swayze's widow shares story about his abusive mother in doc airing on his birthday Patrick Swayze's widow, Lisa Niemi, opens up about the late actor's troubled childhood in new documentary "I Am Patrick Swayze."        ...
01:48 2019-08-19

Bout Time: Teddy Riley Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Now you know if Donald Trump has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (which fabulously continues to be vandalized), that music producer, New Jack Swing-originator, and thin-mustachioed crooner Teddy ...
01:48 2019-08-19

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of August 18) It was only a matter of time before the deluge of well-known Netflix content began to dry up, and to that point, this week’s slate is not quite as exciting as it has been in recent weeks. That s...
01:48 2019-08-19

‘Equality has to be more than words’: London City Lionesses go it alone The newly formed club decided to split away from Millwall at the end of last season in a bid to stand on their own feet“We want to show people that the time is now right that a women’s football club c...
02:12 2019-08-19

Ole Gunnar Solskjær adamant Paul Pogba will stay at Manchester United • Real Madrid and Juventus retain interest in France midfielder• Spanish and Italian transfer windows open until 2 SeptemberOle Gunnar Solskjær has insisted Paul Pogba will remain at Manchester United...
02:12 2019-08-19

Frank Lampard wants Chelsea to be tougher after being held by Leicester • Lampard is still waiting for his first competitive win in charge• Rodgers feels Leicester deserved victory at Stamford BridgeFrank Lampard said that Chelsea have to be tougher and show more personal...
02:12 2019-08-19

Rennes v Paris Saint-Germain: Ligue 1 – as it happened Even though Edinson Cavani opened the scoring, Rennes secured a deserved win over the champions after goals from Mbaye Niang and Romain Del Castillo 9.57pm BST PSG’s troubles extend way beyond whether...
02:12 2019-08-19

Chelsea 1-1 Leicester City: Premier League – as it happened Wilfred Ndidi gifted Mason Mount an early goal before equalising himself as an impressive Leicester pooped Frank Lampard’s homecoming party 9.34pm BST Not a classic homecoming ... Related: Frank Lampa...
02:12 2019-08-19

Marathon man Medvedev beats Goffin for Cincinnati crown Russian Daniil Medvedev survived cramps and tantrum where he cracked a racquet to clinch his first Masters 1000 title on Sunday with a 7-6(3) 6-4 win over David Goffin in the final of the Cincinnati M...
02:12 2019-08-19

Blake blasts back with 100m Diamond League win, eyes world champs Former world champion Yohan Blake of Jamaica edged Britain's Adam Gemili in a photo-finish to win the 100 meters at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting on Sunday....
02:12 2019-08-19

Mickelson feels the heat as Thomas wins BMW Golf great Phil Mickelson has been finding it a struggle on the course in recent weeks so could have done without a freak occurrence which left his participation in the final round of the BMW Champion...
03:00 2019-08-19

Australia is third largest exporter of fossil fuels behind Russia and Saudi Arabia Australia Institute says claim Australia is only responsible for 1.2% of emissions hides real contribution to climate crisisAustralia’s role as a leader in the global fossil fuel trade is underscored ...
03:00 2019-08-19

Woman becomes first female Marine to pilot F-35B fighter jet (NBC News) — A woman who attributes her success to “showing up prepared and working diligently” has become the first female Marine to pilot a F-35B fighter jet. U.S. Marine Capt. Ann...
03:00 2019-08-19

Suburban voters are pressuring Republicans to act on guns GILBERT, Ariz. (AP) — Following the news has grown stressful for Angela Tetschner, a 39-year-old nurse raising four children in this sprawling Phoenix suburb of tile roofs, desert yards, young familie...
03:00 2019-08-19

Strangers come for miles to mourn El Paso shooting victim EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Thousands of strangers came to say goodbye to a woman who was killed in a mass shooting in El Paso after hearing her longtime companion had few family members left. Antonio Basco...
03:00 2019-08-19

Woman thought she had kidney stones, gave birth to triplets STURGIS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota woman who recently gave birth to triplets says she didn’t find out about her pregnancy until she went to the hospital with what she thought were kidney stones. KOTA...
03:00 2019-08-19

Israeli military kills 3 Palestinians near Gaza fence after firing toward 'armed suspects,' officials say Israeli soldiers killed three Palestinians near Gaza Strip’s heavily guarded perimeter fence after armed "terrorists" were spotted trying to "infiltrate into" the country, officials announced on Sunda...
03:48 2019-08-19

Italy: Populists declare Salvini a 'traitor' as government collapse looms The anti-establishment, populist M5S closed ranks ahead of an upcoming no-confidence vote in parliament. They stopped short of completely cutting ties with Interior Minister Salvini's far-right League...
03:48 2019-08-19

Chinese embassy tells Canada to stop meddling in Hong Kong affairs China's embassy in Ottawa warned Canada on Sunday to stop meddling in Hong Kong affairs a day after the country issued a joint statement with the European Union in defense of the "fundamental right of...
04:12 2019-08-19

Italy's 5-Star says Salvini no longer a credible partner Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement said on Sunday that Matteo Salvini, leader of the far-right League, was no longer a credible partner, apparently closing the door on any possibility of resur...
04:12 2019-08-19

Nintendo Says That Rumored Switch Exchange Deal Is Fake News So you know all those reports earlier this week about a Nintendo Switch exchange program? Yeah, turns out it was all a bunch of crap. The Verge published an official statement from a Nintendo rep on S...
04:12 2019-08-19

Art Spiegelman Withdrew His Introduction to a Marvel Comics Collection After Publisher Tried to Remove His Anti-Trump Comments Pullitzer Prize-winning creator of Maus Art Spiegelman was slated to write the introduction to a new Marvel collection, Marvel The Golden Age 1939-1949, but pulled his work after Marvel wanted him to ...
04:12 2019-08-19

Paying tribute and strengthening the role of #WomenHumanitarians on World Humanitarian Day The work of women humanitarians makes a “huge difference” to the lives of millions of women, men and children in urgent need, the United Nations chief said in his message for World Humanitarian Day....
04:12 2019-08-19

‘Godfather’ actor: Cuomo embarrassed himself with Fredo rant “The Godfather” actor Gianni Russo has a message for CNN anchor Chris Cuomo — fuhgeddaboudit. Russo, who played Godfather Vito Corleone’s wife-beating son-in-law Carlo Rizzi in the c...
04:36 2019-08-19

Florida doctor falls to his death during Ibiza vacation with fiancée A Florida doctor fell to his death last week while trying to take a picture during a vacation on the Spanish island of Ibiza, his fiancée's mother said....
05:00 2019-08-19

Braves' Ronald Acuña Jr. benched for not hustling vs. Dodgers Braves outfielder Ronald Acuña Jr. admits fault after being benched in the fourth inning against the Dodgers for not hustling.       ...
05:00 2019-08-19

Former NFL RB, Texas Longhorn Cedric Benson dies at 36 in motorcycle accident Former running back Cedric Benson died Saturday night in a motorcycle accident, his attorney told USA TODAY Sports. Benson spent eight years in NFL.       ...
05:00 2019-08-19

This tiny Michigantown gym was once ruled by a goose in a diaper The high school burned down, but a handful of Michigantown residents saved its historic little gym to honor the tradition, the coach and the goose.       ...
05:00 2019-08-19

Sean McVay broke down plays on TV during a Rams game, and it was delightful Sean McVay hopped onto a headset with the NFL Network broadcast during the Los Angeles Rams' 14-10 loss to the Dallas Cowboys.       ...
05:00 2019-08-19

Greinke gets 200th win, pitches Astros past A's 4-1 Zack Greinke threw seven smooth innings for his 200th win, pitching the first-place Houston Astros past the Oakland Athletics 4-1 to avoid a four-game sweep       ...
05:00 2019-08-19

Best of MLB Little League Classic The Pittsburgh Pirates and Chicago Cubs met in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, to take part in the MLB Little League Classic.       ...
05:00 2019-08-19

Florida man accused of mass shooting threats after texts emerge A man in Florida was arrested on Friday after investigators were alerted to text messages in which he allegedly detailed plans “to shoot as many people as he could in a large crowd,” according to a lo...
05:48 2019-08-19

Ohio man arrested for threatening to attack Jewish center Ohio police arrested a self-identified white nationalist over the weekend in possession of a cache of weaponry after he made threats against a Jewish community center, authorities said....
05:48 2019-08-19

Malaysia court postpones biggest 1MDB trial involving ex-Prime Minister Najib Razak The hearing will now begin next Monday to allow time for the completion of a previous trial that revolves around former 1MDB unit SRC International, a Kuala Lumpur High Court judge said....
05:48 2019-08-19

Japan's exports down for eighth month, sales to China slump as recession fears grow Japan's exports in July fell 1.6% from a year earlier, Ministry of Finance data showed on Monday, dragged down by China-bound shipments of car parts and semiconductor production equipment....
05:48 2019-08-19

Huge crowds defy police in peaceful Hong Kong protest Hundreds of thousands of peaceful protesters of all ages returned to the streets of Hong Kong Sunday, in a massive show of solidarity for a movement that appeared on the verge of losing popular suppor...
06:36 2019-08-19

No-deal Brexit report leaked as government effectively ends all EU law in UK With less than 75 days until Britain is set to exit the European Union, a government report leaked to The Sunday Times newspaper reveals the disastrous effects a no-deal Brexit would unleash on the co...
06:36 2019-08-19

Russian Nuclear Monitoring Stations Went Silent After Missile Blast Two Russian monitoring stations designed to detect nuclear radiation went silent soon after the explosion at a missile test site this month, spurring concerns among observers that the Russian governme...
06:36 2019-08-19

Former GOP Rep. Mark Sanford Exploring Bid for 2020 Presidential Nomination Mark Sanford said he’s exploring a bid for the 2020 Republican nomination since Donald Trump doesn’t deserve re-election — but that he’d still vote for the president over a Dem...
07:00 2019-08-19

Cold War sailor's 50-year-old message in a bottle found in Alaska Green bottle was discovered on a remote shoreline by a man collecting firewoodA man discovered a 50-year-old letter in a bottle from the Russian Navy on the shores of western Alaska.Tyler Ivanoff foun...
07:00 2019-08-19

O’Rourke: El Paso shooting makes clear the ‘real consequence’ of Trump racism Democratic presidential candidate says suspect who killed 22 people earlier this month was inspired by Trump’s rhetoricThe deaths of 22 people in the El Paso shooting earlier this month made clear “th...
07:00 2019-08-19

India orders Kashmir government staff back to work amid protests Troops have reportedly used teargas, chilli grenades and pellets to disperse crowds during weekend of clashesIndian officials have ordered government employees in Kashmir to return to duty and some sc...
07:00 2019-08-19

Oil prices climb after Saudi oilfield attack, but recession worries drag Crude oil prices rose on Monday following a weekend attack on a Saudi oil facility by Yemeni separatists and as traders looked for any signs that Sino-U.S. trade tensions could ease....
08:12 2019-08-19

Kohli Reflects On 11-Year International Cricket Journey With Special Post Virat Kohli, who made his international debut in an ODI match against Sri Lanka in Dambulla on August 18, 2008, took to social media to celebrate his journey so far....
08:36 2019-08-19

Ashes: Australia Survive As Lord's Test Against England Ends In A Draw ENG vs AUS 2nd Test Day 5 Highlights, Ashes 2019: The second Test between England and Australia ended in a draw as Australia managed to score 154/6 in the fourth innings....
08:36 2019-08-19

Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Redesigned for the 2020 model year, the smallest Range Rover is riding on a new architecture that has been designed to accept a battery-electric drivetrain....
09:00 2019-08-19

IN PHOTOS: Hong Kong protests around the world Pro-democracy demonstrations in support of Hong Kong sprouted in major cities across the world this weekend, ranging from Paris to Tokyo to Vancouver....
09:24 2019-08-19

Thruxton BTCC: Tordoff takes first win in almost a year, Plato punished Sam Tordoff won the opening British Touring Car Championship race at Thruxton from pole position, as second-place starter Jason Plato was relegated to 17th after a penalty...
09:24 2019-08-19

The power of fans to influence TV and movies When do fans have the power to influence movies and television, and should they? Network executives and creators weighed in during the 2019 Television Critics Association summer press tour....
09:48 2019-08-19

Four tons of marijuana hidden underneath jalapeños seized at border That’s some spicy pot. Border patrol officers at a port of entry in San Diego discovered nearly four tons of marijuana hidden beneath a shipment of jalapeños, officials said. Officers assigned t...
10:12 2019-08-19

White nationalist arrested for alleged threat to shoot up Jewish center Police in Ohio arrested a white nationalist for allegedly threatening to shoot up a Jewish community center in an Instagram video — and seized an arsenal of weapons from his parent’s home that i...
10:12 2019-08-19

Prince Andrew ‘appalled’ by Jeffrey Epstein sex abuse claims Britain’s Prince Andrew on Sunday broke his silence about his ties to Jeffrey Epstein — calling the suggestion that he participated in any of his pedophile pal’s behavior “abho...
10:12 2019-08-19

President Trump says he doesn’t see a recession on the horizon WASHINGTON – President Trump tried to alleviate fears of a recession on Sunday, echoing recent statements from his top economic advisers. “I don’t see a recession,” Trump said as he headed to Wa...
10:12 2019-08-19

Trump: ‘$700M’ cost of Greenland is ‘hurting Denmark very badly’ “Denmark, essentially, owns it. We’re very good allies with Denmark, we protect Denmark like we protect large portions of the world. And so the concept came up and I said certainly, strategically it’s...
10:12 2019-08-19

Hong Kong demonstrators getting protest tattoos It’s the permanent mark of protest. Demonstrators taking to the streets of Hong Kong in record numbers are also finding a hip way to visualize their dissent — with protest tattoos. Artists...
10:12 2019-08-19

| Suicide bombing | Australia's most wanted: WATCH the top world news videos for today Suicide bombing at a wedding in Kabul kills more than 60 people | Fugitive Jonathan Dick caught in Melbourne; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
10:12 2019-08-19

Uber appoints new UK boss as London licence renewal nears Uber appointed a new boss for Britain and Ireland on Monday just over a month before its licence expires in London, one of its most important global markets where the regulator has previously strippe...
10:36 2019-08-19

Zalando to deliver orders for Adidas French website Online fashion retailer Zalando has launched a pilot to deliver orders placed by customers in Paris on the website of Adidas as it extends moves to allow brands to use the logistics network it has b...
10:36 2019-08-19

Microsoft, Nvidia team up for more realistic visuals on Minecraft game Microsoft Corp said on Monday it will use chipmaker Nvidia Corp's real-time ray tracing technology to provide the software company's Minecraft video game players more realistic graphics on personal ...
10:36 2019-08-19

Watch Bernie Sanders talk insurance, student debt, and police brutality with Cardi B If you’re in need of a political pick-me-up (and who isn’t nowadays), Cardi B’s new interview with Senator and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is worth a watch. Regardless of who you’re rooting to...
10:36 2019-08-19

Ebola spreads 200 km west to remote, militia-run Congo town Congolese authorities have confirmed a new case of Ebola in the remote, militia-controlled town of Walikale, hundreds of kilometers away from where previous cases near the border with Uganda and Rwand...
11:00 2019-08-19

Electric Porsche Taycan completes endurance run ahead of launch Zero-emission Porsche has completed a 24-hour test run ahead of early September launch Porsche has continued its development programme for the Taycan electric sports car ahead of its launch next mont...
11:00 2019-08-19

Bugatti Centodieci: EB110 revival leaks ahead of Pebble Beach debut New hypercar looks to be a radical restyling of the Chiron; official reveal scheduled for later today Images of a new Bugatti hypercar have leaked online ahead of its official reveal later today (16...
11:00 2019-08-19

|Eskom,SasoldrivesulphuremissionsinKrieltosecondhighestonearth-Greenpeace The area around coal-fired plants owned by South Africa's state power utility Eskom ranks as the world's second-largest hotspot of sulphur dioxide emissions, according to Greenpeace....
11:24 2019-08-19

|SAwon'tfixjobscrisiswithadigitalband-aid-4IRexpert South Africa needs to realise that the Fourth Industrial Revolution is already here, and the country is dangerously ill-prepared, warns an education expert....
11:24 2019-08-19

Yandex Looks at 10-Fold Increase in Driverless Car Fleet to Speed Up Testing Yandex, a Russian equivalent to Google, said it is considering expanding its fleet of self-driving cars to up to 1,000 within the next two years in order to speed up tests on the fledgling technology....
11:24 2019-08-19

Nokia 7.2 May Feature a Circular Camera Design, Slim Body HMD Global's much-anticipated Nokia 7.2 seems to have leaked once again. The phone is likely to feature a circular camera setup at the rear and a slim form factor, according to leaked renders....
11:24 2019-08-19

The Lion King Is Now One of the 10 Biggest Movies of All Time The Lion King is now one of the 10 biggest movies of all time, with a worldwide box office total gross of $1.435 billion. Meanwhile, Spider-Man: Far From Home, and Fast and Furious: Hobbs and Shaw set...
11:24 2019-08-19

ISRO Plans to Source 5 PSLV Rockets From Domestic Firms Targeting to realise 12 Polar Satellite Launch Vehicles (PSLV) per year from the domestic private sector, Indian space agency ISRO's commercial has issued an Expression of Interest (EoI) for first......
11:24 2019-08-19

Moon urges North Korea, United States to seize dialogue opportunity President Moon Jae-in called on North Korea and the United States on Monday to seize the current opportunity to achieve denuclearization and lasting peace....
11:24 2019-08-19

Xiaomi, Oppo, and Vivo team up to create an AirDrop competitor Three of China’s biggest phone makers – Xiaomi, Oppo, and Vivo – are teaming up to create a file-sharing system like Apple‘s AirDrop. Xiaomi announced this “inter-transfer alliance” through a post on ...
11:24 2019-08-19

RPT-GRAPHIC-Take Five: Fed in a hole Aug 19 (Reuters) - 1/FED IN A HOLE On Wednesday, the U.S. Federal Reserve releases the minutes of its last meeting, revealing what policymakers said about the flattening Treasury yield curve and the s...
12:00 2019-08-19

JGB yields rise as policy hopes ease global recession fears Japanese government bond yields edged up on Monday, moving further away from three-year lows hit late last week, as hopes of fresh stimulus measures from major economies soothed some of the recent glo...
12:00 2019-08-19

India Support Staff Selection Begins, Announcement On Thursday: Report According to a report, the selection process for Team India support staff started on Monday but will be completed only on Thursday with the announcement of all the names....
12:00 2019-08-19

Global Stocks Jump to Start the Week Stocks in Europe and Asia climbed on the prospect of central-bank stimulus measures across major economies, with Hong Kong’s index on pace for its strongest performance in two months....
12:24 2019-08-19

Matt Harvey was really nervous for his minor league start The Dark Knight rose for one night. Matt Harvey turned in a strong performance in his first start for the Athletics’ Triple-A Las Vegas affiliate on Saturday. The former Met, who signed a minor league...
12:24 2019-08-19

What’s next for Zack Wheeler after another rough Mets outing KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Zack Wheeler is ready to pile on some extra homework. After a second straight subpar performance Sunday, the Mets right-hander said he probably needs a session watching video with p...
12:24 2019-08-19

Gotta catch 'em all: Washington hosts Pokémon World Championships More than 7,500 people are expected to attend the 2019 Pokémon World Championships in Washington this weekend.        ...
12:24 2019-08-19

Report on lock issues calls for major changes for Lewis prison, Department of Corrections PHOENIX — A newly released report outlines major changes recommended for Lewis prison and the Arizona Department of Corrections after video surfaced in April of inmates streaming out of their cells an...
12:48 2019-08-19

UA volleyball brags about experiences in Europe over the summer TUCSON – The University of Arizona Volleyball squad had a great team-building experience by traveling through Europe over the summer. Here’s more with the Wildcats on that unique experienc...
12:48 2019-08-19

County cricket: Essex at Kent, Somerset at Warwickshire and more – live! All the latest from day 2 of the latest round of matchesBrutal Archer leaves cricket reeling from his Ashes blowsEmail Tanya your thoughts | or tweet @tjaldred 11.44am BST And rain has stopped play at...
12:48 2019-08-19

Barcelona misfit Coutinho joins Bayern on loan "Philippe Coutinho has joined Bayern Munich on loan from Barcelona, just 19 months after moving to Camp Nou from Liverpool for a fee of up to £142 million."...
12:48 2019-08-19

No easy fix to Palace's scoring woes, says Hodgson "Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson says he does not have a \"magic wand\" to fix his side\u0027s scoring problems after they failed to find the back of the net in their second Premier League game of ...
12:48 2019-08-19

Ineos Bridgend factory talks "very advanced", minister claims Ineos boss Jim Ratcliffe with the Land Rover Defender Ineos Automotive is reportedly close to a deal to build off-roader in Wales, bringing hundreds of jobs after Ford closure Ineos Automotive, a s...
12:48 2019-08-19

She Studies Sea Snakes by the Seafloor Sea snakes are the most diverse group of marine reptiles in the world, but they are poorly understood and threatened by development. Blanche D’Anastasi is among the scientists working to save them....
13:12 2019-08-19

The man plotting the downfall of Tyson Fury In an exclusive interview Otto Wallin tells John Dennen how he will defeat Tyson Fury The post The man plotting the downfall of Tyson Fury appeared first on Boxing News....
13:36 2019-08-19

Weight Loss: Make This Delicious Citrusy Fruit Salad At Home To Shed Extra Kilos Looking to lose those extra kilos? Here's a delicious blend of fruits to make it a bit easier for you without taking away your favourite flavours. All your favourite fruits with a dose of tang!...
13:36 2019-08-19

Afghanistan vows to crush Islamic State havens after attack on wedding party Afghanistan's president on Monday vowed to "eliminate" all safe havens of the Islamic State group as the country marked a subdued 100th Independence Day after a horrific wedding attack claimed by the ...
13:36 2019-08-19

Russia nuclear monitoring sites lost contact after mystery blast: report A nuclear official said in an email Sunday that two Russian nuclear monitoring stations—specifically designed to detect radiation— “went silent” in the days following an explosion by what many believe...
13:36 2019-08-19

Iranian supertanker US tried to seize moves toward unknown destination Amid a growing confrontation between Iran and the West a year after President Trump pulled Washington out of Tehran’s nuclear deal with world powers, an Iranian supertanker the U.S. has suspected to b...
13:36 2019-08-19

Estée Lauder quarterly sales beat estimates Estée Lauder Cos Inc beat Wall Street estimates for fourth-quarter sales on Monday, helped by strong demand for skincare brands such as La Mer and strength in its Asia-Pacific business....
13:36 2019-08-19

Surprise! Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Is Married Congratulations are in order for Dwayne Johnson! "The Rock" has married his longtime love Lauren Hashian. The 47-year-old actor announced the happy news via Instagram on Monday.......
14:00 2019-08-19

Why Colton Underwood Wasn't Always ''Truthful'' About His Top Bachelor Picks During the Show Colton Underwood may have given his final rose to Cassie Randolph but it wasn't always easy. The Bachelor star revealed he had a few tricks up his sleeve when he filmed the ABC dating......
14:00 2019-08-19

Exclusive: Fearing data privacy issues, Google cuts some Android phone data for wireless carriers Alphabet Inc's Google has shut down a service it provided to wireless carriers globally that showed them weak spots in their network coverage, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, because of ...
14:00 2019-08-19

Recession: What you need to know The National Bureau of Economic Research determines a recession occurs when “a significant decline in economic activity” lasts more than “a few months.”    ...
14:00 2019-08-19

Ebola spreads to remote, militia-run Congo territory Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have confirmed a new case of Ebola in the remote, militia-controlled territory of Walikale, hundreds of kilometers away from where previous cases near t...
14:00 2019-08-19

Florida's iconic palm trees threatened by invasive disease Florida's iconic palm trees are under attack from a fatal disease that turns them to dried crisps in months, with no chance for recovery once they become ill....
14:00 2019-08-19

Indonesia president urges calm after violent protests in Papua cities Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Monday sought to ease tension after violent protests in several cities in Papua in response to claims of racist abuse and physical mistreatment of students from the...
14:24 2019-08-19

Iran's Zarif rules out talks with U.S. over a new nuclear deal Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday said Iran is not interested in talks with Washington, but any mediation should focus on bringing the United States back to the 2015 nuclear deal...
14:24 2019-08-19

Sudan's ousted Bashir told investigators he got millions from Saudi Arabia: court witness Sudan's deposed leader Omar Hassan al-Bashir told investigators he had received millions of dollars from Saudi Arabia, a detective said in court on Monday....
14:24 2019-08-19

An Iranian Tanker Sought by the U.S. Is Heading to an Unknown Destination GIBRALTAR (AP) — An Iranian supertanker hauling $130 million worth of light crude oil that the U.S. suspects to be tied to a sanctioned organization lifted its anchor and begun moving away from ...
14:24 2019-08-19

New Jersey cops find mummified human remains, altar during raid in child sex case New Jersey police raiding the house of a man accused of sexually assaulting a young girl made a horrifying discovery — mummified human remains and an “altar to an unknown deity,” according...
14:24 2019-08-19

SoHo and Brownsville both face empty storefront crisis They couldn’t be more different, but there’s one thing that Manhattan’s chic Soho and Brooklyn’s hardscrabble Brownsville neighborhoods have in common — empty storefronts. The two areas have nearly id...
14:24 2019-08-19

De Blasio slammed by police union over anti-cop ‘chaos’ in Brooklyn "How are cops supposed to do our job in this environment? When will @NYPDNews or @NYCMayor @BilldeBlasio stand up & say enough is enough?" the Police Benevolent Association fumed on Twitter....
14:24 2019-08-19

Pols, residents demand city move trash trucks lining Manhattan block Move it! Politicians and residents lined up Sunday to demand the Sanitation Department find a new home for the trash trucks it has been parking on a residential stretch of the East Village for nearly ...
14:24 2019-08-19

Karma Automotive's U.S. venture lures global suppliers The Chinese-owned startup is up and running as a bona fide premium carmaker, with a U.S. plant, a global supply chain and a different sort of pitch for interested suppliers....
14:24 2019-08-19

The Londoner: Khan turned by the long arm of LA Law In Today's Standard: Sadiq Khan's love for LA Law | Michael Gove's top diet hack | Miliband relives porky trauma | Farmers accuse BBC of 'vegan bias'...
14:24 2019-08-19

Face-hand sculpture goes on display in New Zealand's capital but gets mixed reactions from residents Residents of New Zealand's capital city have been left "terrified" by a giant sculpture of a hand that has been installed on the roof of an art gallery....
14:24 2019-08-19

Tehran warns US against fresh bid to seize tanker as it heads for Greece An Iranian supertanker that was seized on suspicion of transporting oil to Syria was today heading east through the Mediterranean, reportedly on its way to Greece after being released by Gibraltar....
14:24 2019-08-19

James Bulger's father warns that son's killer could be released from prison with new identity within weeks The father of murdered two-year-old James Bulger has warned that one of his son's killers could be released from prison with a new identity within weeks....
14:24 2019-08-19

Operation Yellowhammer: Philip Hammond denies leaking secret Whitehall dossier after Boris Johnson blamed it on 'former minister' Philip Hammond has denied being the source of a leak of the Government's secret no-deal Brexit planning details after Boris Johnson blamed it on a "former minister"....
14:24 2019-08-19

Lucas Dobson 'unlikely to be found alive', says Police officer leading search for missing boy A six-year-old boy who has been missing since Saturday after falling into a river is "unlikely" to be found alive, the police officer leading the search has said....
14:24 2019-08-19

"Ecofascism": Common Theme Shared By 2 Mass Murders A World Apart Before the slaughter of dozens of people in Christchurch, New Zealand and El Paso, Texas this year, the accused gunmen took pains to explain their fury, including their hatred of immigrants. The......
14:48 2019-08-19

US briefing: recession denials, Prince Andrew and Iranian oil tanker Monday’s top story: Trump and advisers reject warnings of economic disaster. Plus, what has Colin Kaepernick gained from his years in the NFL wilderness?Subscribe now to receive the morning briefing b...
14:48 2019-08-19

White Claw craze: why the canned drink is a US summer obsession It’s not just a drink – it’s a lifestyle, fans say. White Claw sales have surged 320% since last year, even as the brand was briefly ‘cancelled’White Claw has become the obsession of the summer.The al...
14:48 2019-08-19

Game of Thrones' Daniel Portman: 'People expect Podrick – that's not what they get' Renowned as the squire and surprise Casanova in Thrones, the star is now wrestling with audiences in Edinburgh. He talks about his meteoric rise to fame and why he won’t be going back to schoolDaniel ...
14:48 2019-08-19

Protesters set fire to parliament building in West Papua as tensions mount Spark for the latest unrest related to simmering separatist movement appears to have been detention of scores of Papuan students Protestors in the West Papuan provincial capital of Manokwari have set ...
14:48 2019-08-19

Berdych ends drought with opening win at Winston-Salem Open "Tomas Berdych earned his first ATP win in six months with a 6-1 3-6 6-3 first round victory over Andreas Seppi at the Winston-Salem Open on Sunday."...
14:48 2019-08-19

China provides $1 billion in 'green' finance to coal projects in first half of the year Chinese financial institutions provided at least $1 billion in "green" financing to coal-related projects in the first half of this year, a review of financial data showed, with fossil fuels still pla...
14:48 2019-08-19

Malaysian PM urges Britain to 'break with Europe' on palm oil: Bloomberg Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Monday called on Britain to engage with palm oil growers to incentivise sustainable production, rather than pursuing boycotts after its scheduled exit from...
14:48 2019-08-19

Wildfire on Gran Canaria forces thousands to evacuate More than 700 firefighters are trying to put out a wildfire on the Spanish vacation island of Gran Canaria, where officials say about 5,000 people have been evacuated so far....
15:12 2019-08-19

Protests erupt in West Papua over alleged police brutality, racism Protests that erupted in West Papua over the weekend turned violent Monday when demonstrators set fire to a parliament building and local stores in anger against alleged police brutality committed aga...
15:12 2019-08-19

Few demonstrators turn up for Zimbabwe protest in Bulawayo Few people have turned up for an opposition protest in Zimbabwe’s second city as armed police maintained heavy presence on the streets and at a courthouse where the opposition is pressing to be allowe...
15:12 2019-08-19

Nigel Slater’s recipes for easy summer eating Tomato salad, fried prawns, courgettes with creme fraiche – dishes for days when you can’t stand the heat of the kitchenThe hotter the weather, the less time I seem to spend in the kitchen. At this ti...
15:12 2019-08-19

Philippe Coutinho leaves Barcelona to join Bayern Munich on loan Philippe Coutinho has joined Bayern Munich from Barcelona on a season-long loan with an option to make the move permanent next summer for €120million....
15:36 2019-08-19

Harry Winks: Tottenham exposed Man City weaknesses... now Liverpool should fear us too Harry Winks believes Tottenham exposed weaknesses in Manchester City during Saturday's breathless 2-2 draw at the Etihad Stadium and says the champions and Liverpool should start worrying about Spurs....
15:36 2019-08-19

Arsenal vs Burnley highlights: Goals and action from Premier League clash at Emirates Stadium Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang grabbed the winner as Arsenal overcame a stubborn Burnley to maintain their winning start in the Premier League with a 2-1 victory at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday....
15:36 2019-08-19

How will Man Utd line up vs Wolves? The players who could end Molineux losing streak Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is busy working out how to prevent Manchester United from losing their third game in a row at Molineux when the Red Devils face Wolves on Monday night....
15:36 2019-08-19

The Odessa Catacombs: Lost in Eternal Darkness Ukraine. A vast country that prides itself on a history rich with heroes and artists. A nation whose foundations stand on centuries of struggle and fighting for independence.  ...
15:36 2019-08-19

After canceling one upgrade, Minecraft gets another—and it’s Nvidia RTX exclusive This gallery mostly consists of comparison shots, with Nvidia's RTX ray tracing system enabled or disabled. Click back and forth to see the difference. This one has RTX enabled. ...
15:36 2019-08-19

Gamescom 2019: schedule, dates, predictions, news and rumors Are you ready for Gamescom 2019? With the summer gaming event about to kick off, and some of the biggest titles in the gaming calendar set to be on show, you better be.While Gamescom isn't typica...
15:36 2019-08-19

Hackers can work out passwords by listening to you type New hacking methods would allow criminals to work out passwords by listening to the sounds made when typing, experts have warned.Reports have claimed that hackers listening into typing habits using a ...
15:36 2019-08-19

Katharine McPhee Foster spills on 'easy' marriage to David Foster, her new name "I think it's romantic, and it's a great last name," Katharine McPhee Foster said of the decision to take husband David Foster's last name.        ...
16:12 2019-08-19

Happy 50th Birthday, Matthew Perry! The star's best quotes on 'Friends,' sobriety and fame Matthew Perry, who rose to stardom as Chandler Bing in 'Friends,' celebrates his 50th birthday on August 19. We rounded up some of his best quotes.        ...
16:12 2019-08-19

Sophie Turner sports sexy Bond-girl gown for Joe Jonas' James Bond-themed 30th birthday Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner, ever the couple to throw an awesome party, celebrated the Jonas Brother's 30th birthday with a James Bond-themed bash.        ...
16:12 2019-08-19

How to avoid getting sued in your Oracle-to-the-cloud migration Oracle's reputation for aggressive use of audits to push customers to their own cloud services makes the prospect of an Oracle-to-AWS migration look turbulent, but it doesn't have to be....
16:12 2019-08-19

Hong Kong readies for further protests after huge, peaceful rally Hong Kong is gearing up for further protests this week after hundreds of thousands of anti-government demonstrators braved heavy rain to rally peacefully on Sunday, marking a change to what have often...
16:12 2019-08-19

Some big names are missing, but big money ahead at Tour Championship Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Jordan Spieth will not be at the Tour Championship this week, but that doesn't change the bottom line: The winner gets $15 million....
16:36 2019-08-19

'Annoying little brother' Baker Mayfield once aspired to be like his Browns backup Garrett Gilbert was the "rock star" QB in high school and Mayfield the "fat 12-year-old" who was never afraid to clap back at his idol. Now they share the Browns' QB room....
16:36 2019-08-19

Pop's plans, scrimmage woes and more big Team USA takeaways Which star has been most impressive in camp? Should Pop be worried about this roster? Brian Windhorst and Ohm Youngmisuk hit the biggest talking points ahead of Team USA's World Cup journey....
16:36 2019-08-19

Pure cringe: UK ISP has the worst excuse for storing passwords in plaintext ever Virgin Media is one of the UK’s largest ISPs. Freaky Clown is one of the UK’s most respected and experienced ethical hackers. One of these knows a lot about information security. The other is Virgin M...
16:36 2019-08-19

Mohan Bhagwat Calls For Talks On Reservation In "Atmosphere Of Harmony" There should be a conversation in an atmosphere of harmony between those in favour of reservations and those against it, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Sunday, provoking criticism and allegations......
16:36 2019-08-19

U.S. grants Huawei another 90 days to buy from American suppliers U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday the U.S. government will extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from U.S. companies so that it ...
16:36 2019-08-19

Oil up after drone attack on Saudi field, but OPEC report caps gains Crude oil prices rose on Monday following a weekend attack on a Saudi oil facility by Yemen's Houthi forces and as traders looked for signs of progress in U.S.-China trade negotiations....
16:36 2019-08-19

Best deals on data science and analytics online courses for beginners Data has become an increasingly important part of our lives. It drives everything from your Instagram feed and Google Maps to Netflix recommendations and self-driving cars. So, it’s not hard to see wh...
16:36 2019-08-19

| Sharjeel says sorry in bid to resurrect Pakistan career Disgraced former Pakistan opener Sharjeel Khan took the first step towards resurrecting his career Monday by apologising for indulging in the spot-fixing in 2017....
17:12 2019-08-19

Wait, What Did Callahan Just Pull Out of His Pants on Dating #NoFilter?! Callahan has a few tricks up his sleeve...and one in his pants too. "I need to hear some jokes," prompts Melissa--his blind date for the evening--in this clip from Tuesday's......
17:12 2019-08-19

Rami Malek and Lucy Boynton Offer a Rare Glimpse Into Their Private Romance Rami Malek has found somebody to love--in Lucy Boynton. The 38-year-old actor proved just how much of a doting boyfriend he can be in GQ's September issue. At one point......
17:12 2019-08-19

Google stops sending Android cell signal data over privacy concerns Google's increased focus on privacy led it to quietly drop a service for carriers. Reuters sources have learned the tech giant shut down Mobile Network Insights, a feature that gave providers ma...
17:12 2019-08-19

The Morning After: The beauty of a ray-traced 'Minecraft' Welcome back! Over the weekend, you might have missed a pretty intense graphical overhaul of Minecraft, Twitter ads as political weapons in Hong Kong and if you've been looking for a Sonos speake...
17:12 2019-08-19

MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf markets mixed but Saudi outperforms on banks Saudi Arabian stocks were lifted on Monday as most of its banking shares rose amid rising oil prices, while other Middle Eastern bourses in the region were lacklustre. Crude oil prices rose follow...
17:12 2019-08-19

Catalyst Capital to buy about 10% stake in Hudson's Bay Private equity firm Catalyst Capital Group Inc said on Monday it will buy about 10.05% stake in Hudson's Bay Co as it looks to block Executive Chairman Richard Baker's C$1.74 billion proposal to take ...
17:12 2019-08-19

The five: surprising talents of the Neanderthals Embracing the arts as well as sports, they were masters of many different and complex disciplinesLast week, researchers from Washington University announced they had investigated the ear remains of 23...
17:12 2019-08-19

Pig to human heart transplants 'possible within three years' Pioneer UK surgeon Sir Terence English says adapted organs could transform treatmentAdapted pig hearts could be transplanted into patients within three years, according to a report citing the surgeon ...
17:12 2019-08-19

John Oliver, Larry David and Wanda Sykes Give Medical Bias the Last Week Tonight Treatment John Oliver, Wanda Sykes, and Larry David teamed up to help fight reported bias in medical care on Sunday night’s Last Week Tonight. According to Oliver, several studies have shown that bias amo...
17:36 2019-08-19

Russia's Yandex looks at tenfold increase in AV fleet to speed up testing Research published by HSBC said that Yandex's autonomous driving software put it on par with global leaders in the space and that it was catching up with Google's Waymo....
18:00 2019-08-19

Mexican telecommunications company Maxcom files for bankruptcy in U.S. Maxcom Telecomunicaciones SAB , a Mexican telecommunications company, filed for U.S. bankruptcy protection on Monday, to enable it to restructure its debt....
18:00 2019-08-19

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks lifted by stimulus hope, currencies weaken Brazil stocks rose for a second straight session on Monday, as signs of stimulus for China's slowing economy eased growth worries, although currencies in the region weakened in line with their emergin...
18:00 2019-08-19

Roche taps Eli Lilly executive as chief medical officer Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding on Monday named Eli Lilly executive Levi Garraway to succeed Sandra Horning as chief medical officer and head of global product development....
18:00 2019-08-19

France says hopes to have Ukraine leaders' summit in coming weeks French President Emmanuel Macron said he hoped talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday would lead to a leaders' summit on the crisis in Ukraine over the coming weeks....
18:00 2019-08-19

Sri Lanka names war veteran as army chief, U.S., U.N. critical of decision Sri Lanka's President on Monday named war veteran Shavendra Silva as its army chief, drawing sharp criticism from the United States and the United Nations over the appointment of an officer who has be...
18:00 2019-08-19

Turkish police detain 418 people in Kurdish militant probe: ministry Turkish police have detained 418 people in 29 provinces in an investigation targeting suspects with links to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant group, the Interior Ministry said on Monday....
18:00 2019-08-19

At least 19 dead after fuel truck crash in western Uganda-police At least 19 people were killed when a fuel truck exploded after losing control and ramming into three cars in western Uganda on Sunday, police said in a statement....
18:00 2019-08-19

Mitigating security risks: we speak to Huawei US security chief The ongoing trade war between the US and China has affected businesses from both countries but no company has faced the level of scrutiny that the Chinese telecoms giant Huawei has. Huawei has be...
18:36 2019-08-19

RB Leipzig throw hat into title ring Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund have dominated discussion about who might win this season's Bundesliga title. But RB Leipzig's commanding start to the campaign could signal a three-horse race....
18:36 2019-08-19

Turkey removes pro-Kurdish mayors from office Three members of the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP) have been relieved of their positions in three eastern provinces. It's the latest crackdown by Erdogan's government on the opposition....
18:36 2019-08-19

Opinion: Afghanistan's roller-coaster history It should be joyous: 100 years of independence. But Afghanistan is in mourning after a wedding was attacked. The US and the Taliban are thrashing out a deal, but DW's Florian Weigand predicts an uncer...
18:36 2019-08-19

Merkel meets Orban in Hungary to commemorate 'Pan-European Picnic' The two leaders have met as part of the commemorations of the symbolic event that led to an exodus of East Germans to the West. Merkel thanked Hungary for its role in bringing down the Iron Curtain....
18:36 2019-08-19

Denise Ho, the pop icon of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement Cantopop singer Denise Ho was successful in the Chinese market until she joined Hong Kong's democracy movement. Although her music is now banned in China, she’s still a superstar to demonstrators in h...
18:36 2019-08-19

Sudan: Omar al-Bashir corruption trial gets underway Sudan's deposed president arrived amid heavy security at the courthouse in Khartoum where he is facing charges of financial malpractice. Amnesty International say that he still has to face heavier cha...
18:36 2019-08-19

Trump confirms interest in Greenland purchase US President Donald Trump has confirmed his interest in buying Greenland from Denmark, saying the area was "strategically" interesting. Denmark and Greenland have repeatedly stressed the territory is ...
18:36 2019-08-19

Gran Canaria wildfire spreads, forces thousands of evacuations A fast-moving forest fire on the Spanish holiday island of Gran Canaria has forced authorities to evacuate thousands of people. The government says it could take days before the blaze is brought under...
18:36 2019-08-19

Danish prime minister calls Trump's interest in buying Greenland 'absurd' The Danish Prime Minister called Donald Trump's interest in buying Greenland "absurd" the same day the President confirmed he had discussed the possibility of the US purchasing the country -- albeit, ...
18:36 2019-08-19

Kellyanne Conway blasts journalists for only covering economy when the news is bad Kellyanne Conway condemned the media on Monday for ignoring good news about the American economy and focusing only on messages of gloom following growing warnings of a looming recession....
19:00 2019-08-19

Kanye West leads epic praise and worship during ‘Sunday Service’ at California church Kanye West's "Sunday Service" has gone from the mountaintop to the church -- well, a church that meets at James Madison Middle School in North Hollywood....
19:00 2019-08-19

FIFA Says 10 Countries May Bid for 2023 Women’s World Cup The enthusiasm is the latest sign of growing interest and potential investment in the women’s game, but FIFA’s decision to expand the event will leave the host nation a narrow window to prepare....
19:00 2019-08-19

Liverpool star on women's rights in the Middle East Liverpool star Mohamed Salah says his teammate on the Egyptian national football team Amr Warda requires "treatment or rehabilitation" after the player was alleged to have sexually harassed a woman on...
19:00 2019-08-19

Minor League Stadium Ravaged By The Dreaded Mumford & Sons The Pioneer League’s Missoula Osprey had to postpone all of its games this weekend when the aftermath of a Mumford & Sons concert combined with bad weather to make the baseball field mushy and unp...
19:24 2019-08-19

Which Flavor Of White Claw Hard Seltzer Is Best (At Football)? This past weekend, I stopped by the little beer-and-wine store near my local supermarket and picked up a 12-can variety pack of White Claw–brand fruit-flavored “hard seltzer.” At the checkout counter,...
19:24 2019-08-19

Craig Kimbrel Had To Pitch In A Ballpark Of Little Leaguers Mocking Him The Cubs’ 7-1 win over the Pirates in Williamsport, Penn., on Sunday night wasn’t the tightest of ballgames, but the Little Leaguers in attendance had fun all the way through the end. In the ninth inn...
19:24 2019-08-19

Labour may stay neutral if referendum is between its Brexit deal or remain Corbyn says Labour will back remain against no-deal Brexit as he and McDonnell pledge to stop exit without agreementLatest Brexit developments – liveJeremy Corbyn and John McDonnell have left the door...
19:24 2019-08-19

South Africa gets go-ahead to increase black rhino trophy hunting Conservation groups split on impact of move agreed at international wildlife summitSouth Africa has won permission to almost double the number of black rhinos that can be killed as trophies after argu...
19:24 2019-08-19

Things Can Get Worse for Japan's Struggling Regional Banks Ultralow interest rates are making it a miserable year for Japanese banks, with many stocks hitting historic lows. The bad news is that things can still get worse....
19:24 2019-08-19

Amazon is passing along costs of a new digital tax to thousands of French sellers Amazon is raising seller fees for thousands of small and medium-sized businesses in France because of a new digital tax passed by the French government....
19:24 2019-08-19

Bacon and eggs: What they cost the year you were born 24/7 Tempo adjusted the average price of a pound of sliced bacon and a dozen grade A eggs in U.S. cities for every year from 1939 to 2019.       ...
19:24 2019-08-19

3 things you can do right now to make retirement easier Living in retirement can offer some financial challenges, but if you're prepared and take some steps now, you can make it a lot easier on yourself.       ...
19:24 2019-08-19

Target announces launch of new food and beverage brand, Good & Gather Target announced its launch of its largest brand, Good & Gather. The food and beverage brand will have more than 2,000 items.       ...
19:24 2019-08-19

U.S. assures support to American tech firms in India in letter The United States ambassador to India has written to top American technology firms assuring them of support for a level playing field in India, a letter seen by Reuters showed, amid Washington's conce...
19:48 2019-08-19

New Ford Focus RS Mountune boasts 513bhp News 19 Aug, 2019 British tuner Mountune has launched a pair of performance packages for the Mk3 Ford Focus RS, with the more potent M520 boasting 513bhp...
19:48 2019-08-19

'England fans could learn from Steve Smith!' - Australia Prime Minister slams booing of Smith after Ashes injury Australia's prime minister Scott Morrison has criticised England fans for booing Steve Smith after he was felled by a 92mph bouncer during the second Ashes Test....
19:48 2019-08-19

Upcoming Exploration RPG Greedfall Has My Attention When I was first asked to preview Greedfall, an upcoming RPG by Spiders, I didn’t really know what to expect. Its vast world, packed with ruins and frontier towns, captured a sense of discovery but al...
19:48 2019-08-19

Islamist fighter stripped of UK citizenship hopes Canada will take him A Muslim convert who was stripped of his British citizenship after traveling to Syria to fight with Islamic State said on Monday he hoped Canada, where he is a citizen, would take him from the Kurdish...
20:12 2019-08-19

Canary Islands wildfire prompts 9,000 evacuations; reaches park An out-of-control wildfire on Gran Canaria in Spain's Canary Islands kept spreading on Monday, increasing to 9,000 the number of people evacuated from eight municipalities and reaching a natural park,...
20:12 2019-08-19

Putin says no risk of increased radiation after rocket blast Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday there was no risk of increased radiation levels after a blast at a military site in northern Russia on Aug. 8 that killed at least five people....
20:12 2019-08-19

UK plans to end EU freedom of movement immediately in no-deal Brexit Britain said on Monday it would end European Union freedom of movement rules immediately after it leaves the bloc on Oct. 31 but Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the country would not be hostile to i...
20:12 2019-08-19

Whether married or single, this is how women are financially vulnerable in retirement It's no secret that women face unique challenges when it comes to having enough money to last through retirement. Here are the risks they likely face....
20:12 2019-08-19

Planned Parenthood May Withdraw From Title X Funding Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization will decide whether to reject government funding for family planning for low-income women....
20:12 2019-08-19

Roche taps Lilly executive Garraway as chief medical officer Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding on Monday named Eli Lilly executive Levi Garraway to succeed Sandra Horning as chief medical officer and head of global product development....
20:12 2019-08-19

Fermanagh bomb attack: Police chief urges politicians to 'take action' and 'not take peace for granted' after five attempts to murder officers this year Leaders in Northern Ireland need to "take action" to resolve the country's political crisis following five separate attempts to murder police officers, a leading policeman said today....
20:12 2019-08-19

‘An Absurd Discussion.’ Denmark’s Prime Minister Dismisses President Trump’s Interest in Purchasing Greenland Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen has dismissed President Donald Trump’s suggestion that the U.S. could buy Greenland from Denmark, calling it “an absurd discussion” in an inte...
20:12 2019-08-19

Prashant Kishor Accused Of Interfering In Bengal Government's Functioning The BJP's West Bengal unit on Monday charged poll strategist Prashant Kishor and his team members with interfering in the functioning of the state government officers and looking into the confidential...
20:36 2019-08-19

As Chandrayaan 2 Nears The Moon, A Make-Or-Break Operation Tomorrow After nearly 30 days of interstellar travel, India's moonshot Chandrayaan 2 is nearing its target. In a make-or-break effort, the Indian space agency ISRO will manoeuvre the spacecraft into the lunar....
20:36 2019-08-19

After INF treaty exit, U.S. tests ground-launched cruise missile The Pentagon said on Monday that it had tested a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile with a range of more than 500 km (310 miles), the first such test since the United States pull...
20:36 2019-08-19

| WATCH | Zimbabwe deploys security forces to prevent banned march in Bulawayo Security forces and police are out in force in Zimbabwe's second city of Bulawayo to prevent a planned opposition march, days after brutally dispersing a similar banned protest in Harare....
20:36 2019-08-19

UN refugee chief impressed with Brazil’s ‘exemplary’ response to plight of fleeing Venezuelans While praising the “efficient, coordinated, humane and innovative response” by Brazil on behalf of fleeing Venezuelans, the UN refugee chief has said that the sheer number of those on the run is provi...
20:36 2019-08-19

Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Files For Rs 1,200-Crore IPO Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Limited has proposed an initial public offer (IPO) worth Rs 1,200 crore, its promoter Ujjivan Financial Services Limited said on Friday. Ujjivan Small Finance Bank's public....
20:36 2019-08-19

Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi Are Teaming Up to Help Young People Navigate Racism Jason Reynolds wants to start an honest conversation about racism with young people — and he’s doing just that in a new book with Ibram X. Kendi, the publisher told TIME exclusively. Stamp...
21:00 2019-08-19

Watch: Kristen Stewart dives 'Underwater' to find creatures deadlier than vampires, werewolves Fox released the trailer for "Underwater," starring Kristen Stewart, T.J. Miller, Vincent Cassell and John Gallagher Jr. as a deep sea crew who crashes into an undersea nest of deadly creatures....
21:00 2019-08-19

How Brexit could ruin your vacation Is it smart to be booking a summer vacation in the UK or Europe with Brexit expected to cause chaos. Here's how it might affect air travel, passports, driving licenses, insurance, mobile phones and ot...
21:00 2019-08-19

French couple could face jail for taking sand from Italian beach, reports say A French couple’s desire to transport a keepsake from their vacation – a whopping 90 pounds of sand from an Italian beach – may reportedly land them behind bars for six years....
21:24 2019-08-19

US buying Greenland 'absurd discussion,' Danish prime minister says The United States' reported interest in buying Greenland from Denmark is "absurd" and the fjord-lined island is not for sale, according to Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen....
21:24 2019-08-19

Eric Garner: New York police officer involved in chokehold death of black suspect who cried 'I can't breathe' fired A police officer in New York involved in the chokehold death of an African-American man whose dying cries were "I can't breathe" has been fired five years after the incident....
21:24 2019-08-19

French tourists face six years in jail over claims they stole Sardinia sand Couple in hot water as Italian authorities get tough on issue blighting island for yearsA pair of French tourists could face up to six years in jail after allegedly stealing 40kg (6st 3lbs) of sand fr...
21:24 2019-08-19

Balotelli: My mum cried when I told her about Brescia move "Mario Balotelli said it was his late father\u0027s dream to see him play for Brescia after he was presented as a new signing at his hometown club on Monday, adding his mum cried at the news."...
21:24 2019-08-19

Boxing News at Five: Keeler wants boxing match against McGregor, Mayweather rules out fighting Pacquiao in Saudi Arabia Luke Keeler wants to teach Conor McGregor another boxing lesson, and Floyd Mayweather has had enough of talking about a Manny Pacquiao rematch The post Boxing News at Five: Keeler wants boxing match a...
21:24 2019-08-19

Philippe Coutinho wants to win the Champions League with Bayern Munich – video Philippe Coutinho has joined the Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich on loan for one year, with the German club having an option to buy … for £109.8m. The 27-year-old moved to Barcelona from Liverpool ...
21:24 2019-08-19

Newly revealed accusations against Jeffrey Epstein date back 22 years The Associated Press published a report detailing a complaint filed against Epstein at a California police station in 1997 by model Alicia Arden.        ...
21:24 2019-08-19

US high school students appear to give Nazi salute at sports ceremony Video published by the Daily Beast shows 10 members of the boys’ water polo team giving salute while facing a figure who is salutingHigh school students in southern California appeared to give the Naz...
21:48 2019-08-19

Donald Trump’s ‘peace agreement’ is a betrayal of Afghanistan and its people | Simon Tisdall This cut-and-run policy will leave the country trapped in a conflict with the Taliban and fail the casualties of warIf Donald Trump has his way a “peace agreement” in Afghanistan will be finalised in ...
21:48 2019-08-19

Facebook, Twitter accuse China of running disinformation campaign against Hong Kong protesters Twitter and Facebook have suspended numerous accounts that are believed to be tied to a state-backed information campaign originating from inside China....
21:48 2019-08-19

Watch: Cleveland Indians' Mike Clevinger dominates New York Yankees Cleveland Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger allowed just three hits in a dominant start against the New York Yankees, leading the Tribe to an 8-4 win at Yankee Stadium....
21:48 2019-08-19

The Age of Media Corporation Mega-Mergers Is Robbing Us of Bolder, Fresher Storytelling Disney isn’t just the first studio to have five pictures cross a billion dollars at the box office in a single year and it isn’t just the biggest film studio right now. It’s the biggest film studio in...
21:48 2019-08-19

U.S. military tests ground-based cruise missile A ground-launched cruise missile was successfully fired in a test Sunday, the Pentagon said. The test is the first since the U.S. pulled out of the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces Treaty earlier thi...
22:12 2019-08-19

Warren apologizes to Native Americans for ancestry claims: 'I have made mistakes' Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren apologized to a group of Native Americans on Monday for her past claims of cultural heritage, saying she has "listened and I have learned.”...
22:12 2019-08-19

Williamson vows to rescind military medals, remove Andrew Jackson's Oval Office portrait in ‘atonement’ for Native American treatment Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson, calling for a national "atonement" over the treatment of Native Americans, vowed Monday to rescind medals of honor for those who fought against t...
22:12 2019-08-19

Capital One buys defense-industrial investment bank KippsDeSanto The financial services company announced Monday that it has acquired KippsDeSanto, a Virginia-based investment bank focused on the aerospace and defense markets, for an undisclosed sum....
22:12 2019-08-19

Fearful of an impending recession? Here’s what you need to know if you’re near retirement or retired. A lot of retirees and investors close to retiring are worried about a coming recession and how it may affect their retirement savings. Here's what they should and shouldn't do....
22:12 2019-08-19

Children cheer as bull dies a slow death at bullfighting school Shocking video shows a bull slowly being killed in front of cheering children as young as 6 at a bullfighting school. European animal rights group One Voice infiltrated a French bullfighting school as...
22:12 2019-08-19

NASA glimpses surface of distant rocky exoplanet Data from NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has given scientists a first glimpse into conditions on the surface of a rocky exoplanet beyond the solar system....
22:12 2019-08-19

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in ‘chokehold’ death of Eric Garner NYPD cop Daniel Panatelo has been fired for causing the death of Eric Garner, Police Commissioner James O’Neill announced Monday. “The unintended consequence of Mr. Garner’s death must have a co...
22:12 2019-08-19

Look at All These Celebrities Fighting Climate Change With Private Jets! At the end of July, a fleet of private jets and luxury “super yachts” descended on Italy for Google Camp, a conference cum party to fight climate change. Guests in attendance—described as the brighte...
22:12 2019-08-19

Rami Malek Is GQ's September Cover Star The star of “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “Mr. Robot” tells the story of his long, sudden rise to Hollywood heavyweight in his cover profile, shot by photographer Ryan McGinley...
22:36 2019-08-19

Planned Parenthood turns down U.S. subsidies in fight over abortion referrals Planned Parenthood said on Monday it would no longer accept grants from a federal program subsidizing reproductive healthcare for low-income women after the Trump administration banned participants in...
22:36 2019-08-19

Iceland commemorates first glacier lost to climate change Iceland honors the passing of Okjokull, its first glacier lost to climate change, as scientists warn that some 400 others on the subarctic island risk the same fate.       &#...
23:00 2019-08-19

Kevin Nealon found a bunch of celebrities who weirdly enjoy hiking in this exclusive teaser for Hiking With Kevin You may be part of the strange camp that has found authentic joy in doing things outdoors, but some of us require a little incentive. For instance, we think trudging up a mountain would be way more to...
23:00 2019-08-19

Colleen Green’s album-length cover of Blink-182’s Dude Ranch is a sepia-toned ode to adolescence “When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child,” reads Corinthians 1:13, “but when I became a man, I put away childish things.” That’s true for plenty of things...
23:00 2019-08-19

School safety goes digital (NBC News) A new industry dedicated to keeping kids safe at school is taking off. Securly bills itself as “the student safety company.” The company monitors what students are doing or sear...
23:00 2019-08-19

2 Southwest Key shelters in Phoenix could reopen amid allegations of abuse PHOENIX (AP) — A provider of shelters for immigrant children is looking to reopen two facilities that the state of Arizona forced it to shutter last year because of issues with employee background che...
23:00 2019-08-19

Man gets first haircut in 15 years to join Army CNN – Reynaldo Arroyo has been growing his hair for 15 years, but he decided to have the big chop so he could enlist in the Army. The 23-year-old wanted to enlist as an infantryman. Arroyo says he wil...
23:00 2019-08-19

A variety of CBD health products are in the shops - do they work? A component in cannabis called CBD is claimed to help everything from Alzheimer's to anxiety. Despite a boom in sales, there's little evidence supporting the claims...
23:00 2019-08-19

Westworld Awakening hands-on — Here’s one of the VR games we’ve been waiting for Westworld Awakening is a virtual reality game based on HBO's Westworld TV show. The robots have come alive in this game made by Survios and Kilter Films.Read More...
23:24 2019-08-19

Xbox gets two new ‘Special Edition’ controllers Xbox is getting a pair of new controllers for the fall. The Night Ops Camo gamepad launches in October and Sport Blue is coming in September.Read More...
23:24 2019-08-19

Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition launches on November 14 Microsoft announced today during its Gamescom event in Germany that Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition will launch on November 14 for PC.Read More...
23:24 2019-08-19

New water problems for New Brunswick beach prompt call for testing Poor water quality resulted in the advisories on Aug. 12, 14, 15 and 16 for Parlee Beach, a popular tourist destination on the province's east coast....
23:48 2019-08-19

Cleanup of central Alberta oil spill expected to take 3 weeks Bonterra Energy Corp. says it has 70 workers cleaning up the site of an oil emulsion leak from a pipeline into a creek that feeds the North Saskatchewan River in west central Alberta....
23:48 2019-08-19

5 time-saving tricks I used to make $106,421 on the side while working a demanding 9-to-5 job Courtesy of Luisa Zhou Luisa Zhou's career is built around teaching people how to start their own six-figure-plus businesses working for themselves. Before she turned in her notice at a great job wit...
23:48 2019-08-19

It looks like the Russians are trying to hide the truth about that nuclear accident in Nyonoksa Associated Press Evidence is mounting that Russia may be trying to cover up a tragic nuclear accident after a mysterious blast on August 8 killed as many as seven people at a Russian naval weapons si...
23:48 2019-08-19

Notre-Dame Construction Resumes in Paris, but Worries About Lead Remain Officials had shut down the work site over concerns about lead contamination. While stricter decontamination measures are now in place, concerns over safety persist....
00:12 2019-08-20

We Think We Found Nova in These Avengers: Endgame Stills Shockwaves rippled through the online fan community Monday as the directors of Avengers: Endgame revealed possibly the film’s biggest secret yet. Look closely and you may see for yourself.Read more......
00:36 2019-08-20

So What Did Amazon Do to Piss Off Disney This Time? Disney just announced plans to roll out its new streaming service in November. Executives announced that Disney+ will be available on platforms and devices made by Apple, Google, Microsoft, Sony, and ...
00:36 2019-08-20

Japan again approved shipment of photoresists to South Korea: Yonhap News Japan has approved shipment of a high-tech material to South Korea for the second time since imposing export curbs last month, Yonhap News Agency reported late on Monday, citing industry and trade off...
00:36 2019-08-20

Use Google to Roll Dice for Your Favorite Tabletop RPG If you ever find yourself without your dice bag, or you’re feeling lazy, don’t worry. You can make it through your Dungeons & Dragons game—or whatever you play—by using Google to roll all the dice...
00:36 2019-08-20