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Nobel Prize in Chemistry Honors Work on Lithium-Ion Batteries

John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino were recognized for research that has “laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society.”...

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Honors Work on Lithium-Ion Batteries

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Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for work on lithium-ion batteries John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino honoured for sparking a portable technology revolutionThe Nobel prize in chemistry has been awarded to three scientists for their work in dev...
21:00 2019-10-09

3 Scientists Share Nobel Prize in Chemistry For Their Work With Lithium-Ion Batteries (STOCKHOLM) — Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday for their work leading to the development of lithium-ion batteries, which have reshaped energy storage and transforme...
15:48 2019-10-09

Lithium-Ion Batteries Work Earns Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 3 Scientists John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino were recognized for research that has “laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society.”...
18:36 2019-10-09

Nobel prize in chemistry goes to developers of lithium-ion batteries The 2019 Nobel prize in chemistry has been awarded to John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino for the development of lithium-ion batteries....
15:00 2019-10-09

Chemistry Nobel Prize Goes to Lithium-Ion Batteries, Even If They Explode Sometimes The Nobel Foundation has awarded scientists John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham, and Akira Yoshino the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their work developing lithium-ion batteries. Read more......
22:12 2019-10-09

Pioneers of lithium-ion batteries win the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry This year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to three scientists credited with the invention of the rechargeable lithium-ion battery. John B Goodenough of the University of Texas at Aust...
19:48 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize In Chemistry Awarded For Development Of Lithium Ion Batteries Nobel Prize 2019 for Chemistry has been awarded to John B Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham, and Akira Yoshino for the developing the lithium-ion batteries that are today used in everyday items from......
12:36 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize for Chemistry awarded for the development of lithium-ion batteries John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry for their development of lithium-ion batteries. The batteries are found in everything from watche...
05:00 2019-10-10

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for development of lithium-ion batteries – as it happened John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino made laureates for development that sparked portable technology revolution• Report: chemistry Nobel given to lithium-ion battery researchers ...
21:00 2019-10-09

Nobel in Chemistry Given for Work on Lithium-Ion Batteries The Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to three scientists for their work developing lithium-ion batteries—power sources that touched off a technological revolution that gave rise to cellphones and ...
15:48 2019-10-09

Chemistry Nobel hails work on lithium ion batteries Lithium ion batteries have “revolutionized our lives” since they first entered the market in 1991, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said. “They have laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel...
03:24 2019-10-10

A Chemistry Nobel we can use: Lithium-ion batteries Enlarge / A diagram showing lithium ions moving between two different materials they can intercalate into. (credit: US DOE) Lithium-ion batteries have become central to everything from the mobile-el...
23:48 2019-10-09

Battery pioneers who made mobile revolution possible win Nobel chemistry prize Three scientists have won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for putting power in peoples pockets by developing rechargeable lithium-ion batteries which made the global information technology, mobile ...
17:48 2019-10-09

Creators of modern rechargeable batteries share Nobel prize If you had to slip a couple AAs into your smartphone every morning to check your email, browse Instagram, and text your friends, chances are the mobile revolution would not have been quite so revoluti...
05:36 2019-10-10

Lithium-ion batteries: How they work and why their creators earned a Nobel The lithium-ion battery is a technological breakthrough that helped its creators earn the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday.       ...
19:00 2019-10-09

3 win Nobel Prize in Physics for cosmology work Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved, and the Earth's place in it. One winner, Professor James Peebles, spoke to...
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3 win Nobel Prize in Physics for work to understand cosmos STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Canadian-American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year's Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved from the Big Ba...
02:36 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 for Work on Cells The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for their work in discovering how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability....
14:12 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 for Work on Cells and Oxygen The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for their work in discovering how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability....
15:48 2019-10-07

Nobel prize in physics awarded for work on cosmology – as it happened James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz honoured for ‘improving our understanding of evolution of universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos’Full report: Nobel prize in physics goes to cosmology a...
05:00 2019-10-09

| WATCH | Trio from US and UK win Nobel Medicine Prize for work on cells, oxygen US researchers William Kaelin and Gregg Semenza and Britain's Peter Ratcliffe have shared the Nobel Medicine Prize for discoveries on how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability, the Nobel Assemb...
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Nobel Medicine Prize won by doctors for work on cells' response to oxygen Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuating oxygen levels, opening up new approaches to trea...
01:48 2019-10-08

2019 Nobel Prize in Physics Goes to 3 Scientists Whose Work Furthers Understanding of ‘Earth’s Place in the Cosmos’ (STOCKHOLM) — Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved, and the Earth’s place in it. The prize was given...
13:12 2019-10-08

| WATCH | Trio win chemistry Nobel for lithium-ion battery Three researchers won the Nobel Chemistry Prize for the development of lithium-ion batteries, paving the way for smartphones and a fossil fuel-free society....
15:48 2019-10-09

Two Authors Just Won the Nobel Prize for Literature. Here’s What to Know About Them For the first time in the Nobel Prize for Literature’s 118-year history, two authors were announced Thursday as recipients of the award: Austrian novelist and playwright Peter Handke and Polish ...
10:00 2019-10-11

Here Are All the 2019 Nobel Prize Winners (So Far) The 2019 Nobel Prize announcements are underway this week, with the first prize, in the category of physiology or medicine, going to a trio of scientists for their work on cells’ ability to sens...
14:12 2019-10-07

Here Are All the 2019 Nobel Prize Winners The 2019 Nobel Prize announcements are underway this week, with the first prize, in the category of physiology or medicine, going to a trio of scientists for their work on cells’ ability to sens...
05:00 2019-10-12

Here Are the Favorites to Win the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize This Friday, the Nobel committee in Oslo, Norway will announce the winner of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. The prize is awarded annually to the person or organization that has done the most to promote w...
21:24 2019-10-07

Who are the Nobel Peace Prize favorites and when will it be announced?: What you should know The coveted prize is awarded annually to the person or organization who has done the most to promote world peace.        ...
17:00 2019-10-10

10 uses for the Nobel-prize winning lithium ion battery Developers of the lithium ion battery were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Check out some key uses for the award-winning technology.       ...
19:00 2019-10-09

Are we alone? Nobel Prize goes to 3 who tackled cosmic query The Nobel Prize in Physics goes to three scientists for tackling some of the most basic questions in the cosmos and humanity: How did we get here, and are we alone?...
00:12 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Advances in Cosmology The prize was awarded to three scientists for work advancing the understanding of Earth’s place in the cosmos—from the history of the universe since the big bang to the first discovery of a planet out...
21:48 2019-10-08

‘The Big Bang Theory’ gets shout out before Nobel Prize announcement STOCKHOLM — Life imitated art Tuesday when “The Big Bang Theory” — the American TV sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the universe began — entered the annals of Nobel Prize his...
01:24 2019-10-09

‘Big Bang Theory’ gets shout out to Nobel Prize announcement American sitcom “The Big Bang Theory” entered Nobel Prize history when its theme song got a mention at the announcement of the winners of the physics prize...
00:12 2019-10-09

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers William Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza worked out how cells adapt to oxygen availabilityThree scientists have shared this year’s Nobel prize in physiology or medicine for discovering ho...
21:00 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to U.S. and British Scientists The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to U.S. and British scientists for their discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to the amount of oxygen available....
21:24 2019-10-07

‘Nobel Prize in stupidity’: Holocaust survivor wants AOC out of Congress There are few remaining survivors of concentration camps. Ed Mosberg is one of them. And the 93-year-old from Morris Plains, NJ, has no time for Rep. ­Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s statements last week, ...
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20:12 2019-10-12

Why Greta Thunberg Didn't Win The Nobel Peace Prize Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was the odds-on favorite to win this year's Nobel Peace Prize.The award would have capped an already extraordinary year, in which Thunberg evolved from a......
16:48 2019-10-11

3 get Nobel Medicine prize for learning how cells use oxygen Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for discovering how cells respond to differing oxygen levels, paving the way for promising strategies to fight anemia, cancer and other d...
13:48 2019-10-07

| WATCH | Ethiopian PM wins Nobel Peace Prize The son of poor villagers, a spy boss, and now the man behind dizzying attempts to reform Africa's fastest-growing economy and heal wounds with Ethiopia's neighbours, Abiy Ahmed has seen an unpredicta...
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Why Didn't Greta Thunberg Win The Nobel Peace Prize Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was the odds-on favorite to win this year's Nobel Peace Prize.The award would have capped an already extraordinary year, in which Thunberg evolved from a......
14:24 2019-10-11

For Poland, Nobel Prize in Literature Is Cause for Conflict as Much as Congratulation When Olga Tokarczuk of Poland won the prize, the reaction was as divided as is the country itself. To some, she is an eloquent writer who captures Poland’s tragic history. To others, she is a traitor....
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| SCARY? Nobel Prize winning physicist speaks of 'little green men' Professor Didier Queloz of Cambridge University, who has jointly been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics, says he strongly believes that alien life exists....
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Pen-chewing research wins Ig Nobel prize for German scientist A German scientist was awarded an Ig Nobel prize for discovering that holding a pen in your mouth does not bring joy. Other winners proved that one testicle is warmer than the other and that banknotes...
14:36 2019-09-13

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21:24 2019-10-08

'Big Bang Theory' gets shout out at Nobel Prize announcement ceremony Life imitated art Tuesday when "The Big Bang Theory" — the American TV sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the universe began — entered the annals of Nobel Prize history....
19:00 2019-10-09

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Nobel prize in physics awarded to cosmology and exoplanet researchers James Peebles laid foundation for modern cosmology while Swiss pair found first exoplanetThree scientists have been awarded the 2019 Nobel prize in physics for groundbreaking discoveries about the evo...
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Trump can’t stop talking about the Nobel Peace Prize. It might have something to do with Obama. Trump’s fascination with the most prestigious foreign affairs award in the world fits a well-known theme of his presidency: his dogged pursuit of praise, validation and superlatives....
10:48 2019-09-24

President Trump Insists He Would Get a Nobel Prize, If ‘They Gave It Out Fairly’ On Monday, President Trump said that Nobel Prizes aren’t handed out “fairly.” And if they were, he believes he would receive one for “a lot of things.” While speaking to ...
03:12 2019-09-24

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers – as it happened William G Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg L Semenza share award for work on how cells adapt to oxygen availabilityReport: Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers 12.30pm BST So th...
21:00 2019-10-07

Nobel prize in physics for discovery of exoplanet orbiting a star The Nobel prize in physics has been jointly awarded to  James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz for their contributions to our understanding of the evolution of the universe and Earth’s place in...
13:12 2019-10-08

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22:36 2019-10-04

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Nobel prize for medicine goes to discovery of how cells sense oxygen The Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine has been jointly awarded to William Kaelin of Harvard University, Peter Ratcliffe of Oxford University and Gregg Semenza of John Hopkins University, for their...
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09:36 2019-10-11

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 Scientists for Oxygen Research STOCKHOLM — The 2019 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to scientists William G. Kaelin, Jr, Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza. They received the award jointly for the...
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Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed Ali, 43, Wins Nobel Peace Prize Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed was on Friday awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to resolve his country's conflict with bitter foe Eritrea, the Nobel Committee said....
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Nobel Prize Awarded To 3 For Learning How Cells Sense Oxygen US researchers William Kaelin and Gregg Semenza and Britain's Peter Ratcliffe on Monday shared the Nobel Medicine Prize for discoveries on how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability, the Nobel.....
14:36 2019-10-07

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22:48 2019-10-11

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05:24 2019-06-13

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21:12 2019-10-11

Nobel Prize winner says battery recycling key to meeting EV demand Akira Yoshino, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry with two others, said the industry should look for ways to increase the amount of solar and wind energy that can be stored in batteries used...
14:36 2019-10-10

Nobel prize winner Tokarczuk calls for democracy revival in Poland Polish author Olga Tokarczuk, who on Thursday was named the 2018 winner of the Nobel literature prize, said that Poland's general election on Sunday presents a chance for improving democracy in the......
02:12 2019-10-11

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17:12 2019-10-11

Doctors who deciphered body's response to oxygen win Nobel Medicine Prize Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuating oxygen levels, opening up new approaches to trea...
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Nobel Prize for Medicine winners uncover 'a fundamental mechanism of life' Oxygen's role in sustaining life may be a central tenet of modern biology, but at its root is immense molecular complexity. In uncovering such mechanisms, the 2019 Nobel winners show how we adapt to o...
20:00 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Studies of Earth’s Place in the Universe The cosmologist James Peebles split the prize with the astrophysicists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz, for work the Nobel judges said “transformed our ideas about the cosmos.”...
17:36 2019-10-08

Opinion: Nobel Peace Prize for Abiy Ahmed a misguided decision The Ethiopian laureate is surely a reformer, but he predominantly garners recognition beyond his country's borders. Despite the Nobel committee's well-meaning intentions, it is the wrong choice, write...
23:36 2019-10-11

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded for discovery of dark matter, exoplanets The Nobel Prize in Physics for 2019 on Tuesday was awarded to three scientists for their focus on the cosmos and the discovery of a new planet outside the solar system....
10:36 2019-10-09

Nobel Peace Prize laureates weigh in on Trump's chance of winning The Nobel Prize Committee is just weeks away from announcing its 2019 recipient, months after it surfaced that President Trump was nominated by multiple people for the esteemed prize....
09:12 2019-09-23

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded for Research on How Cells Manage Oxygen The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for discoveries about how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability....
21:00 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize-winning economist nabs East Village row house What a wedding gift! Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Romer and professor/author Caroline Weber, who married last year, are the new owners of a 19th-century East Village row house that was once owne...
01:12 2019-08-01

A Nobel for Sweden's Greta Thunberg? A tough decision for prize committee Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg's shaming of world leaders and air travelers over climate change has won her millions of admirers and attracted many new followers to her cause....
17:00 2019-09-25

| WATCH | Nobel Physics Prize honours dark matter and exoplanets Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss astronomers Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz have won the Nobel Physics Prize for research that increases the understanding of our place in the univ...
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05:48 2019-09-25

Nobel Prize winner says mankind is doomed to remain on Earth forever Sometime within the next five years or so, NASA plans on sending humans back to the Moon. Looking to the future, NASA is laying the groundwork for crewed trips to Mars as well, and all of this excitin...
23:48 2019-10-09

2 Nobel literature prize winners expose Europe’s fault lines Nobel Prizes for literature go to two writers enmeshed in Europe’s social fault lines: Olga Tokarczuk, a liberal Pole who has irked her country’s conservative government, and Austrian Peter Handke, se...
20:36 2019-10-10

Nobel prize in literature sets sights on diversity after year of scandal Maryse Condé and Margaret Atwood among those tipped for the prize as Swedish Academy aims to restore its shattered reputationNext week, the Swedish Academy will announce not one Nobel literature laure...
11:48 2019-10-05

Nobel prize winner laments lack of money for young physicists Swiss scientist Michel Mayor, who shared the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physics, said on Wednesday he was concerned about how hard is it for young physicists to make a living from their science work....
19:00 2019-10-09

| Nobel Prize-winning physicist Murray Gell-Mann dead at 89 Murray Gell-Mann, a physicist who theorised the existence of the quark and won a Nobel Prize for his method of classifying particles, has died at age 89, the California Institute of Technology (Caltec...
13:48 2019-05-27

Dr. Gregg Semenza won a Nobel Prize. His first instinct was to call his mother in New York 2019 Nobel laureate Gregg Semenza of Tarrytown credits his teachers in Sleepy Hollow, New York, with sparking his interest in science.        ...
11:48 2019-10-08

American, British hypoxia researchers win Nobel Prize for Physiology-Medicine The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine went to three researchers who identified how cells sense changes in oxygen levels and adapt to them, which has revolutionized treatments for cancer, ane...
13:48 2019-10-07

Climate activist Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel Prize' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was named on Wednesday as one of four winners of the 2019 Right Livelihood Award, known as Sweden's alternative Nobel Prize....
09:36 2019-09-25

Pulitzer Prize ceremony honors Marjory Stoneman Douglas students, Capital Gazette The Pulitzer Prizes recognized the Capital Gazette, Marjory Stoneman Douglas journalism students, and included a performance by Jennifer Hudson.        ...
23:12 2019-05-28

2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine Goes to Researchers Who Unraveled How Cells Sense Oxygen A trio of researchers from the U.S. and the UK has won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine, the first of five prizes to be announced this week. On Monday in Sweden, the Nobel committee announced that Ame...
21:24 2019-10-07

Dr. Gregg Semenza called his mom after winning a Nobel Prize. She thought it was a crank call 2019 Nobel laureate Gregg Semenza of Tarrytown credits his teachers in Sleepy Hollow, New York, with sparking his interest in science.        ...
17:12 2019-10-08

Ethiopia's Abiy wins Nobel Peace Prize for resolving conflict with Eritrea Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his peacemaking efforts which ended two decades of hostility with longtime enemy Eritrea....
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14:00 2019-07-11

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (OSLO, Norway) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 in recognition of his efforts to end his country’s long-running border conflict with Er...
12:24 2019-10-11

Nobel Prize Winner Toni Morrison, One of America’s Greatest Writers, Has Died at 88 In describing the literary greatness of Toni Morrison—winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in literature, the first awarded to an African-American woman—the Nobel Foundation said that Morrison “in novels ch...
19:00 2019-08-06

Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded for discovery of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen William Kaelin, Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine for their discovery of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability....
20:00 2019-10-07

Greta Thunberg, favourite to win Nobel peace prize, honoured at Standing Rock Swedish activist, 16, visits North and South Dakota in solidarity with indigenous groups fighting Dakota Access oil pipelineGreta Thunberg has been honoured by tribal leaders at Standing Rock in North...
03:24 2019-10-10

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize The award, worth almost a million dollars, has been given to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. He received the prize for his efforts in making peace with Eritrea after years of conflict and tension...
17:12 2019-10-11

Jennifer Hudson Honors Aretha Franklin's Legacy at Pulitzer Prize Ceremony With 'Amazing Grace' An icon. A legend. A superstar. Aretha Franklin racked up plenty of honors when she was still with us throughout her many years in the entertainment industry. Even her homegoing—her funeral—was more a...
00:48 2019-05-29

Jennifer Hudson surprises crowd, honors Aretha Franklin at 2019 Pulitzer Prize luncheon Hudson took the stage at the end of the program as a surprise guest, closing the show with a musical performance honoring the Queen of Soul.        ...
22:36 2019-05-28

Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed clinched a peace deal with Eritrea President Isaias Afwerki, ending 20 years of the "no peace, no war" stalemate.        ...
19:36 2019-10-11

Murray Gell-Mann, Nobel Prize-winning physicist who named quarks, dies at 89 1969 Nobel laureate helped discover subatomic particlesDeath confirmed by Santa Fe Institute he co-foundedMurray Gell-Mann, the Nobel-winning physicist who brought order to the universe by helping dis...
00:12 2019-05-27

James Peebles, Michel Mayor, Didier Queloz Awarded Nobel Prize In Physics The 2019 Nobel Prize for physics was awarded on Tuesday to Canadian-American physicist James Peebles for -theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology-, Swiss astrophysicist Michel Mayor and......
14:24 2019-10-08

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

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia's prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflictThe prime minister of Ethiopia, Abiy Ahmed, who forged a peace deal with Eritrea last year, has won the 2019 Nobel...
17:12 2019-10-11

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 on Friday to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali for his efforts to secure peace with neighboring Eritrea....
21:36 2019-10-11

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopian prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflictNobel peace prize - live updatesThe prime minister of Ethiopia, Abiy Ahmed, has won the 2019 Nobel peace prize, th...
12:24 2019-10-11

Greta Thunberg wins 'Alternative Nobel Prize' for her 'inspiring' climate change advocacy The announcement comes the same day as Thunberg made headlines for scolding "haters" in a viral Twitter thread aimed at critics.        ...
11:00 2019-09-26

Ethiopian Prime Minister awarded Nobel Peace Prize: Guterres hails his ‘people first’ agenda The winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize has been praised by the UN Secretary-General for creating a pathway to stability in the Horn of Africa region....
23:12 2019-10-11

Last Year’s Nobel Prize in Literature Was Canceled Over Scandal and Conflict. Can 2019’s Award Mark a Comeback? This year’s Nobel Prize for Literature marks a first in the award’s 118-year history. On Thursday, there won’t just be one award announced, but two simultaneously: one for 2018 and t...
02:12 2019-10-10

Economist who slated colleagues’ work is tipped for Nobel Ariel Rubinstein, who says economics lacks common sense, heads list of likely winnersAn economics professor who has trashed the work of his colleagues and their ability to forecast how economies will ...
00:12 2019-10-14

Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize winner, author of 'Beloved,' dies at 88 Toni Morrison, the first black woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, is gone. But her unique voice endures in novels like "Beloved."        ...
02:36 2019-08-07

Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel' for environmental work Chinese women’s rights advocate Guo Jianmei also among quartet of ‘practical visionaries’ recognised in Right Livelihood awardsDays after her powerful speech to the UN climate action summit reverberat...
17:48 2019-09-25

‘The Most Formidable Mind of Our Times.’ Tayari Jones Honors Toni Morrison’s Work and Legacy I have never been to Lorain, Ohio, but it has been on my bucket list for 20 years at least. I’m curious about this town, population 64,000, located 120 miles north of Columbus, at the mouth of B...
21:48 2019-08-07

Work bonus leads man to $300 casino prize, $300,000 lottery jackpot A Michigan man who received a small bonus from work managed to win $300 from a casino and $300,000 from a scratch-off lottery ticket on the same day....
00:24 2019-05-24

No getting out of chemistry classes | Brief letters GCSE science | Carry On films | Apt surnames | Clueless crosswords | Not enough womenThe idea that a state school can “scrap” GCSE chemistry because “the lab is expensive to maintain” (Letters, 8 July...
21:24 2019-07-09

The Divorce exes have more chemistry with each other than with anyone else Divorce isn’t one of HBO’s showy, blockbuster hits like the also-currently-airing Euphoria and Big Little Lies—this year it even got booted to Monday nights from prestige Sundays. So it’s not too surp...
05:48 2019-07-09

NBA analyst talks LeBron-AD chemistry and other intrigue SiriusXM NBA analyst Tim Legler talks with The Post’s Justin Terranova about a refreshing NBA offseason, Steph Curry’s greatness and one stumbling block for the LeBron James and Anthony Davis tandem o...
14:12 2019-10-04

Eli Manning’s chemistry growing with two Giants receivers Highlights from the Giants practice on Wednesday: Something good Eli Manning had another solid day, going 5-for-6 in the 7-on-7 drills. He and receiver Bennie Fowler seem to be bolstering their chemis...
23:36 2019-08-14

Spencer Dinwiddie: Chemistry can help Nets top expectations Vegas is betting on Brooklyn to struggle, finishing barely over .500. Some advanced analytics say they’ll be a losing team. Spencer Dinwiddie? He’s talking title contention, no matter when injured sta...
06:36 2019-09-22

Nets’ volatile chemistry still a major question The Nets brain trust made a huge splash by adding Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving on June 30, but have kept a low profile since. Other than general manager Sean Marks and coach Kenny Atkinson’s lone pre...
18:24 2019-09-24

Eli Manning finding chemistry with his new Giants’ target Our daily practice report from Giants training camp: Good Eli Manning was 9-for-12 in 11-on-11 drills. Golden Tate was a big target for Manning, as the two continue to develop their chemistry on the f...
03:01 2019-08-01

The Adam Gase-Sam Darnold chemistry is already evident Sam Darnold played just seven snaps in Thursday’s preseason opener against the Giants, but it was another step in the development of the quarterback’s chemistry with new coach Adam Gase. Gase calls th...
05:36 2019-08-10

Caddie chemistry helping Westwood mount a charge Lee Westwood admits his caddie knows little about golf but that's alright because the person carrying his bag around the Royal Portrush links is his girlfriend Helen Storey....
23:36 2019-07-19

"Chemistry Beat Arithmetic This Time," Says PM In Varanasi On Massive Win Prime Minister Narendra Modi said "chemistry beat arithmetic" in the Lok Sabha election, leading to the BJP's landslide win that crushed all the opposition parties. He is visiting his parliamentary......
11:12 2019-05-27

Seidl: Good chemistry 'important' between team mates "McLaren\u0027s new team principal Andreas Seidl says that it\u0027s important that the squad\u0027s two drivers Carlos Sainz and Lando Norris have good chemistry and work well together."...
12:48 2019-08-11

Student burned in chemistry class should get $5M: city lawyer A city lawyer argued that the teacher who conducted a chemistry experiment gone awry shouldn’t be blamed for the accident that badly burned a Beacon High School teen — and the former student should be...
22:12 2019-06-27

Mark Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy explain on-air chemistry If only NBA executives felt as strongly about Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson as the two feel about each other. The two are widely respected for the work they have done on the sidelines, but recent at...
10:48 2019-05-31

Teacher of chemistry lab gone wrong neglected safety protocols: expert A chemistry safety expert testified Thursday in the trial for a Beacon High School Student who was burned in an experiment-gone-wrong in 2014 to say that his chemistry teacher and the school neglected...
21:24 2019-06-20

Bronze and Parris chemistry too potent for Scotland | Suzanne Wrack Parris will join the Ballon d’Or nominee Bronze at Lyon next season and the England pair showed exactly why they have been signed by Europe’s leading clubThere was an all too familiar ruthlessness wit...
04:00 2019-06-10

Jets’ offensive-line chemistry a huge concern for Week 1 Highlights from the Jets practice on Monday: Something good This was Le’Veon Bell’s strongest practice of the summer. The running back received a heavy workload and he was very active. He was hitting ...
22:24 2019-08-12

Discover the artist who builds tiny worlds with basic chemistry The photo shows a tiny world created by artist Hicham Berrada from wax, acid, metal salts and chemistry. It comes alive at his exhibition at London’s Hayward Gallery...
11:00 2019-07-02

Beacon HS student burned in botched chemistry experiment awarded nearly $60M A Manhattan jury on Monday awarded nearly $60 million in damages to a former Beacon High School student who was badly burned in a botched chemistry experiment five years ago. After a nearly three-week...
21:36 2019-07-01

Former NYC student awarded nearly $60M after chemistry experiment left him severely disfigured A former New York City high school student was awarded nearly $60 million by a jury after he was left severely disfigured in a horrific chemistry experiment gone wrong....
22:00 2019-07-02

Chemistry lab fire left teen unrecognizable, dad tells jury A massive fireball from a botched high school chemistry lab experiment left his son, Alonzo, in excruciating pain — and burned beyond recognition, a dad testified in Manhattan on Thursday. “I didn’t r...
03:12 2019-06-14

Randall Cobb builds chemistry with Dak Prescott as WR settles in with Cowboys After signing with the Cowboys this spring, Randall Cobb is building a rapport with a new quarterback for the first time since his rookie season.       ...
07:36 2019-06-12

American Chemistry Council lobbyist’s parting warning for Trump The chemical industry’s top lobbyist in Washington said his industry has the ill-fated honor of being one of two most affected by China’s retaliatory tariffs....
23:12 2019-07-05

David Tennant and Michael Sheen's chemistry keeps Good Omens afloat The stakes of Amazon’s Good Omens are probably the highest of any TV series, with the opposing forces of Heaven and Hell preparing to wage the war to end all wars—and life—here on Earth. But while tha...
02:24 2019-05-31

Better Batteries Hopes that renewable energy could blunt the worst of climate change used to face a seemingly insurmountable hurdle: the need for better batteries. After all, the wind doesn’t always blow and the sun d...
00:48 2019-10-12

UN lauds special chemistry of the periodic table, kicking off 150th anniversary celebrations On Tuesday, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) launched the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements at its headquarters in Paris, kicki...
15:24 2019-05-21

"Do Work Hired To Do, Not Spend Time On Non-Work Topics": Google To Staff Google has a message to its workers: heads down and do your job. Google issued new guidelines in a memo Friday for how its roughly 100,000 employees ought to conduct themselves....
05:00 2019-08-24

Four day work weeks sound too good to be true. These companies make it work With the unemployment rate lingering near a 50-year low, employers are competing hard to recruit and retain talent. Some companies are beefing up their perks by offering four-day workweeks to entice w...
19:12 2019-07-01

EVs, batteries could draw bulk of $7B GM pledge to UAW New electric vehicles, an all-electric pickup truck and an advanced battery system could draw much of the $7 billion that GM has pledged to invest in the U.S....
16:48 2019-09-17

Apple locking down iPhone batteries Apple is at it again with more anti-consumer behavior. This time the company has activated a dormant software lock that hinders third-party battery replacements. But there may be a good reason behind ...
14:24 2019-08-08

Top budget smartphones with big batteries in India A decent battery is the root of any smartphone worth its salt. It ensures that you can get the most out of your phone during any point of the day, without worrying about battery drain. More importantl...
12:48 2019-07-17

Enriching solid-state batteries Researchers at MIT have come up with a new pulsed laser deposition technique to make thinner lithium electrolytes using less heat, promising faster charging and potentially higher-voltage solid-state ...
03:48 2019-07-12

Under the skin: Why solid-state batteries are a big positive If solid-state batteries become a reality, range of EVs could double, weight would reduce and batteries, like this one in the I-Pace, would shrink significantly Safer and more durable than their lit...
06:48 2019-07-01

A new coating could be the key to lighter lithium metal batteries For a couple of years now, scientists have positioned lithium metal batteries as the next major breakthrough in battery technology, thanks to two main advantages over their lithium-ion counterparts. F...
10:48 2019-08-27

UK car industry future hinges 'not on Brexit, but on batteries' Jaguar Land Rover boss says UK needs batteries made in Britain - or carmakers will leaveThe feeling of relief in the British car industry was almost palpable on Friday, when Jaguar Land Rover said it ...
20:48 2019-07-07

Tesla Said to Be Advanced Talks to Buy Batteries From LG Chem Tesla is in advanced talks with South Korea's LG Chem to source batteries for vehicles to be made in its Shanghai plant, a person familiar with the matter said....
14:24 2019-08-23

Nissan looks for ways to use long-lasting EV batteries Nissan is testing ways to use EV batteries outside of the car. The automaker's data shows that the batteries used by its Leaf will outlast the car by 10-12 years....
16:12 2019-05-24

Best power bank in India: Best batteries over 10,000mAh Believe it or not, smartphone batteries have gotten better over the last few years, especially compared to when Android phones just arrived into the market. The powerful pocket computers demand power ...
16:12 2019-06-07

Standardise batteries on electric vehicles | Letters Richard Snape says drivers should be able to exchange a depleted battery for a fully charged one at a service station. Plus Adrian Townsend questions the wisdom of recommending a new Oxford-to-Cambrid...
19:12 2019-06-04

Platinum giant wants in on batteries to ease EV threat Anglo American Platinum wants to create a new multi-billion dollar business for platinum-group metals to compete with cobalt and nickel as electric vehicles reduce the need for traditional catalytic c...
23:12 2019-08-13

Astronauts are swapping out ISS batteries like it’s an old pickup truck The International Space Station is a high-tech laboratory and high-flying living space. It’s an incredible structure that has been keeping astronauts safe and helping them carry out scientific o...
04:12 2019-10-08

Don't Misplace These Deals On Tiles, Now With Replaceable Batteries And lo, Tile decreed you can replace your own batteries now, and there was much rejoicing. If you’ve been waiting on a good deal for the new Tiles with replaceable batteries, we find some good deals b...
16:36 2019-09-16

Work Advice: New job means having to make new work friends Usually, finding “our people” at work takes weeks and months of daily proximity and small talk, borrowing staplers and awkwardly sipping sodas at work-sponsored social events....
14:48 2019-08-17

We’ll work with cities, even when provinces won’t work with Ottawa: Trudeau He says his government has a plan to deal with climate change and that politicians of all stripes mustn't close their eyes to what is happening around them....
22:24 2019-05-31

Sunday's Best Deals: Fire TVs, Instant Pot Max, AmazonBasics Batteries, and More Get a free Echo Dot when you buy a Fire TV, Instant Pot Max, and a 20-pack of AmazonBasics AA Batteries lead of Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
17:00 2019-08-18

How hard is it to remove batteries from AirPods? Watch me cut one open. Tens of millions of people own AirPods, Apple’s most successful new product in years. But each one of those white buds contains a rechargeable battery marching toward an untimely death in as little as...
20:12 2019-10-08

Under the skin: how paint is improving EV batteries and autonomous cars New types of paint-like coatings promise to make better batteries and help lidar to see black cars in the gloom Among all the oily bits and electronics coming our way as cars get more sophisticated, ...
02:36 2019-10-07

Tesla agrees to buy LG Chem batteries for China EVs, sources say Batteries made by LG Chem will be used initially in Model 3 cars manufactured in the plant near Shanghai, Tesla’s first outside of the U.S., sources told Bloomberg....
13:36 2019-08-23

Skip’s new electric scooter is equipped with waterproof batteries Electric scooters are prone to a lot of wear and tear -- which gives most of them a pretty short shelf life. Skip unveiled a new model of electric scooter, the S3, that should be tougher and more sust...
00:12 2019-08-15

Tesla to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem - Bloomberg Tesla Inc has agreed to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem Ltd for electric vehicles manufactured in China, Bloomberg reported on Friday citing people familiar with the matter....
10:48 2019-08-23

Tesla to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem: Bloomberg Tesla Inc has agreed to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem Ltd for electric vehicles manufactured in China, Bloomberg reported on Friday citing people familiar with the matter....
08:24 2019-08-23

Electric pickup, batteries included in GM's $7 billion pledge An all-electric pickup truck and an advanced battery system will be part of the $7 billion that General Motors Co has pledged to invest in the United States as parts of contract talks with the United ...
12:24 2019-09-17

Giant Batteries Supercharge Wind and Solar Plans A global wave of investment in high-capacity batteries is poised to transform the market for renewable energy, making it more practical and affordable to store wind and solar power....
20:24 2019-08-11

FAA tells airlines MacBook Pros with defective batteries can’t fly The 2015 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) The Federal Aviation Administration has banned certain 15-inch MacBook Pros with potentially defective batteries from US flights. The...
04:24 2019-08-15

New Research Promises Electric Car Batteries That Last For a Million Miles Electric motors guzzle electricity, which can be especially hard on a rechargeable battery. The power cells used in electric vehicles, like Teslas, have an expected lifespan of around 300,000 to 500,0...
17:36 2019-09-23

Mophie adds USB-C ports to refreshed Powerstation batteries Mophie, the makers of a popular line of external batteries, announced today an update to its Powerstation family of portable chargers. The refreshed versions of the Powerstation line come in four diff...
22:00 2019-05-29

Nissan's zero-emission ice cream truck uses recycled EV batteries For some, chasing the neighborhood ice cream truck is a favorite summer tradition. But many ice cream trucks have diesel engines, and older models keep those engines running to power the freezers. Tha...
18:12 2019-06-20

Apple recalls some MacBook Pros because of overheating batteries Apple issued a recall for certain models of its popular MacBook Pro laptop after it became aware of issues that its battery could overheat and "pose a safety risk."...
02:36 2019-06-21

PSA to assemble batteries for hybrid, electric cars in Slovakia French carmaker PSA, owner of the Peugeot, Citroen and DS brands, will start assembling batteries for its hybrid and electric cars at its plant in Trnava, Slovakia, and later at its plant in Vigo, Spa...
20:48 2019-06-14

Apple Is Recalling Some MacBook Pro Models Because of Overheating Batteries Apple on Thursday recalled some MacBook Pro laptops sold between September 2015 and February 2017 due to a “battery that may overheat and pose a safety risk.” The Cupertino, California-bas...
23:24 2019-06-20

Work-knife balance: the joy of eating at work Why feel guilty about eating alone at your desk or sneaking out for a hangover-busting fry-up? Dining during office hours can be one of life’s great pleasuresEating in the office is not usually consid...
22:48 2019-09-05

Eco-friendly aluminum batteries might power solar and wind farms Renewable energy might soon have storage batteries that are more environmentally friendly in their own right. Researchers have developed a new form of aluminum battery with twice the energy density o...
18:48 2019-09-30

We Found More Deals On Tile Item Finders, Now With Replaceable Batteries Tile Mate with Replaceable Battery | $19 | AmazonFour Pack Tile Mate with Replaceable Battery | $50 | AmazonFour Pack Tile Combo | $45 | Amazon...
04:36 2019-10-08

Official documents reveal exactly how much bigger Apple’s iPhone 11 and 11 Pro batteries are Battery life is easily one of the highlights of Apple’s new iPhone 11 models. Early reviewers confirmed Apple’s claims for all three devices, which is great news for buyers who’ve be...
13:36 2019-09-18

Rivian will repurpose used EV batteries for solar power in Puerto Rico Rivian is known for pushing the boundaries of battery tech. Not only is the startup working on the first all-electric pickup for the US market, it's also planning "Rivian-to-Rivian" charging, whi...
16:48 2019-06-14

South Korea's LG Chem to team up with China's Geely on EV batteries South Korean battery maker LG Chem Ltd said on Thursday it had signed an agreement to set up a joint venture with China's Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd to produce batteries for electric vehicles....
02:00 2019-06-13

FAA issues flight ban on 2015 MacBook Pros with faulty batteries If you have a 2015 model of the 15-inch MacBook Pro, you may want to take up Apple on its free battery replacement offer before bringing it with you on a flight. The US Federal Aviation Administration...
12:24 2019-08-14

Audi in talks to buy EV batteries from BYD amid supply constraints, report says Batteries from Warren Buffett-backed BYD would be used to equip upscale vehicles made on the Premium Platform Electric architecture jointly developed by Audi and Porsche, Bloomberg reported....
01:12 2019-08-30

Toyota, China's CATL in partnership for new energy vehicle batteries Toyota Motor Corp has agreed to partner with China's Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd (CATL) to supply and develop batteries for new energy vehicles....
12:36 2019-07-17

South Korea's LG Chem to team up with China's Geely on EV batteries South Korean battery maker LG Chem Ltd said on Thursday it had signed an agreement to set up a joint venture with China's Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd to produce batteries for electric vehicles....
05:01 2019-06-13

Volvo hikes FY growth outlook; picks Samsung for batteries AB Volvo on Thursday hiked its growth outlook for North America and Europe, as upbeat deliveries for trucks and construction equipment as well as continued easing of supply-chain bottlenecks helped t...
09:24 2019-07-18

iPhone 11 tipped to ship with bigger batteries and a faster charger Apple is widely expected to unveil the iPhone 11 series on September 10th, with the three new iPhones expected to hit stores some 10 day later. As much as Apple wants to keep its next smartphone secre...
19:24 2019-08-21

Apple introduces a recall program for some MacBook Pro laptops with faulty batteries The 2015 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro. [credit: Andrew Cunningham ] Today, Apple sent out a...
04:00 2019-06-21

Refreshed Mophie Powerstation batteries bring power, versatility, and style together Despite selling its products at a premium compared to a number of its competitors, Mophie is apparently the most successful external battery brand in the US. That's due in large part to the company's ...
11:12 2019-05-30

Toyota using Tesla-style Panasonic batteries for China hybrids: sources Toyota Motor Corp has started using the same type of battery that Panasonic Corp designed for Tesla Inc in some of its plug-in hybrids sold in China, sources familiar with the matter said....
21:24 2019-09-13

Vape pen explodes, shattering teen’s jaw amid rising concerns over batteries Austin Adams, 17, was trying to quit smoking. So he turned to electronic cigarettes in an attempt to ease his addiction to tobacco. He found the one he wanted — a device from a company called VGOD — a...
19:24 2019-06-20

Motorcycles, batteries and rifles: Here's a list of products that still face September tariffs The United States Trade Representative releases the lists of items that will face new tariffs in September and December, with items such as cellphones and kitchenware getting a temporary reprieve....
23:12 2019-08-13

Apple voluntarily recalling batteries on MacBook Pro notebooks due to safety risk. What to do Apple announced a voluntary recall of certain 15-inch MacBook Pro mostly sold between between September 2015 and February 2017. Batteries may overheat.       ...
00:00 2019-06-21

Apple puts 15-inch, mid-2015 MacBook Pro batteries under voluntary recall If you have a 15-inch MacBook Pro from 2015, you might be owed a battery replacement from Apple, as they've been placed under a voluntary recall. Certain 2015 MacBook Pro models have a batte...
20:36 2019-06-20

Apple Locking iPhone Batteries to Discourage DIY, Third-Party Repair: Reports Apple is reportedly locking down batteries with a software switch, and if users decide to replace the battery on their own, or through other means, an error message in battery health shows up....
14:48 2019-08-09

Flying Replacement Batteries Could Massively Boost a Drone's Flight Time Borrowing a trick from the Air Force, whose planes can complete long-range missions thanks to in-flight refueling from tanker aircraft, researchers at UC Berkeley showed off a novel way to keep small ...
20:48 2019-09-30

Apple locks new iPhone batteries to prevent third-party repair, report says Enlarge (credit: SOPA Images | Getty) If your new iPhone needs a new battery anytime soon, you may not want to bother replacing it yourself or heading to your local third-party shop. Thanks to a cha...
19:24 2019-08-08

Truckmaker Volvo lifts market view, picks Samsung for batteries Sweden's AB Volvo raised its market forecasts for North America and Europe on Thursday, as higher trucks and construction equipment deliveries helped it to top profit estimates....
10:48 2019-07-18

Christina Milian and Adam Demos showcase their chemistry in 'Falling Inn Love' When city girl Gabriela spontaneously enters a contest and wins a rustic New Zealand inn, she teams up with contractor Jake Taylor to fix and flip it.        ...
23:36 2019-08-27

Zoox CEO explains what makes the company’s self-driving cars better: four-wheel steering, big batteries, AI Zoox CEO Aicha Evans detailed the self-driving tech company's platform and vision during a keynote address at Amazon's re:MARS conference in Vegas.Read More...
10:24 2019-06-07

Uber unveils brand new Jump electric scooters and swappable batteries for bikes Uber launched its Jump scooter rental service in October, with Xiaomi delivering the actual scooters that are one tap away if available in your city. But Uber has partnered with a different company fo...
03:12 2019-06-13

Google Play apps with 1.5 million downloads drained batteries and slowed devices Enlarge (credit: NurPhoto | Getty Images) Researchers have discovered two Google Play apps with more than 1.5 million downloads engaging in a new form of click fraud that drained batteries, slowed p...
14:48 2019-08-29

Apple recalled a limited number of older MacBook Pros due to overheating batteries If you’re the proud owner of a 15-inch MacBook Pro that you bought anywhere between September 2015 and February 2017, then you might want to check if you qualify for a free battery replacement. ...
16:24 2019-06-21

Japan's JX Nippon Mining seeks pot of gold in high-tech chips, batteries The mining and smelting unit of giant Japanese energy-to-metals company JXTG Holdings plans to drill down into the world of consumer electronics and high-tech batteries to beef up profits while pausin...
02:48 2019-07-04

Thursday's Best Deals: Nintendo Switch Online, Trtl Travel Pillow, Anker AA Batteries, and More A Trtl Travel Pillow, 12 months of Nintendo Switch Online, and Anker Alkaline AA Batteries lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
18:24 2019-09-05

Coast Guard issues warning on charging phone batteries after California boat fire In the wake of the deadly California dive boat fire, the Coast Guard recommends boat operators limit the unsupervised use of power strips.        ...
21:48 2019-09-12

Report: Apple Has Activated Software Locks on iPhone Batteries to Discourage Third-Party Repairs Apple has activated a “dormant software lock” that effectively kneecaps third-party replacement batteries on some newer models of iPhone, according to a report from iFixit on Wednesday, by disabling a...
18:12 2019-08-08

TPD Detective receives national honors TUCSON – Tucson Police Department Detective Bryn Fox received national honors this week from OffenderWatch for her work on overseeing the city’s more than 1,200 sex offenders. Fox and her ...
10:00 2019-08-31

M.L.B. Awards 2019: Who Deserves the Honors? The hardware won’t be handed out until after the postseason, but as the regular season wraps up this weekend, here are the players and managers who deserve baseball’s top honors....
11:36 2019-09-27

Local salon honors first responders TUCSON – A local salon is honoring first responders on Wednesday. Salon 520 Beauty Lab, 7215 E. 22 St. #151, invites all police officers, firefighters, and other first responders to get a free haircut...
11:24 2019-09-12

Reports of mice in new UA Honors Village TUCSON – As students move into their new homes for the school year at the University of Arizona, parents of students moving into the new Honors Village have a concern. In a private Facebook grou...
07:36 2019-08-23

NYSE honors 9/11 victims with moment of silence The New York Stock Exchange, with the help from members of the NYFD and the NYPD, held a moment of silence Wednesday to commemorate the 18th anniversary of the September 11 attacks. The moment of sile...
21:00 2019-09-11

Trump honors 'Mr. Basketball' with Medal of Freedom President Donald Trump awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former Boston Celtics point guard and basketball coach Bob Cousy Thursday afternoon at the White House....
11:12 2019-08-23

Trump Honors D-Day Sacrifices, With Some Legacies Unspoken While paying tribute to veterans, the president said little about the institutions built after World War II that are fraying under populist movements....
20:36 2019-06-06

Rotary Club of Tucson honors first responders TUCSON – On a day dedicated to those lost in the attacks of September 11, The Rotary Club of Tucson made sure the work first responders do does not go unnoticed. First responders were invited to...
11:24 2019-09-12

Underwater memorial honors US military veterans The memorial is located off the shore of Clearwater, Florida and includes 12 statutes that represent men and women from each branch of the military.        ...
02:00 2019-08-09

'Game of Thrones' and 'Fleabag' Win Top Honors at Emmys The dragon-fueled fantasy series won its fourth award for outstanding drama, but came up short in other races. Amazon’s darkly comic character study “Fleabag” earned the top comedy honor....
08:48 2019-09-23

Bavaria honors boy for rescuing sister from burning car 10-year-old Kenan Buyukhan has become the youngest-ever recipient of Bavaria's St. Christopher Medal. The Nuremberg boy risked his life to pull his younger sister from a burning car....
17:36 2019-05-29

'Game of Thrones,' 'Fleabag' Win Top Honors at Emmys The dragon-fueled fantasy series won its fourth award for outstanding drama but came up short in other races. Amazon’s darkly comic character study “Fleabag” earned the top comedy honor....
17:36 2019-09-23

UK Track & Field Has 23 All-America Honors Outdoors LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky Track and Field had 23 All-America honors (14 women’s, nine men’s) for the 2019 outdoor season as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (U...
00:12 2019-06-18

Citizenship Day celebration honors new citizens in Tumacacori Citizenship Day celebration in Tumacacori, Ariz., on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. / Andrew MelendezCitizenship Day celebration in Tumacacori, Ariz., on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. / Andrew MelendezCitizenship ...
06:48 2019-09-17

‘When They See Us’ honors real Central Park 5 at Emmys The searing TV series about the plight of the Central Park Five created a memorable Emmy moment Sunday when the five exonerated men stood and were honored at the awards show...
07:36 2019-09-23

Ceremony held at Funeraria del Angel honors POW/MIA TUCSON — A memorial service held on Sunday at the Funeraria del Angel South Lawn Cemetery honored prisoners of war and those missing in action. World War II Veteran Walter Ram was among those in...
06:48 2019-09-23

USWNT, Morgan take home top honors at ESPYS Alex Morgan and the USWNT capped their day of celebrations in style at The ESPYS, with Morgan winning best female athlete and the USWNT winning best team....
06:48 2019-07-11

Ceremony Honors Heroes Who Never Made It Home (LEX 18)– Those who never made it home were honored at Camp Nelson in a Memorial Day ceremony. Like many who gathered at Camp Nelson, guest speaker 96-year-old Captain Walter Cox Jr. knows about...
23:12 2019-05-27

Tennessee honors early KKK leader with proclamation Gov. Bill Lee proclaimed July 13 Nathan Bedford Forrest Day in Tennessee, honoring the former Civil War Confederate general, slave trader and early KKK leader....
10:12 2019-07-14

Pence honors the fallen at Arlington cemetery Vice President Mike Pence has paid tribute to fallen members of the U.S. Armed Forces, thanking their loved ones in a ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery and acknowledging that for them "every day...
22:48 2019-05-28

The Latest: Macron honors French soldiers in D-Day tribute In his final speech at D-Day celebrations, French president Emmanuel Macron paid tribute to the French soldiers involved in the Normandy landings who fought for “France’s honor.”...
19:12 2019-06-06

Robin Williams' Son Zak Honors First Child With Late Actor's Name It's a party of three! Zak Pym Williams welcomed a baby boy with fiancée Olivia June, People reports. The 36-year-old entrepreneur paid tribute to his late father and legendary......
14:00 2019-06-13

Trump honors officers with Medal of Valor awards Fourteen public safety officers were awarded the nation's highest honor for bravery from President Donald Trump on Wednesday, including eight who responded to a mass shooting on Election Day 2016...
02:36 2019-05-23

Iran honors 150 soldiers who died during 1980s war with Iraq Thousands gathered in the streets of Tehran Thursday to honor unidentified Iranian soldiers who died during the decade-long war with Iraq during the 1980s....
19:36 2019-06-27

Church at center of the D-Day invasion honors American paratrooper The bond between a Normandy town and the Americans who liberated it is memorialized in a unique way -- on a church where an American paratrooper found refuge 75 years ago....
19:12 2019-06-06

Merkel honors Hitler assassins, laments rise of far right The chancellor said Germans have a "duty" to stand up to right-wing extremists just as the resistance faced down Adolf Hitler. July 20 is the 75th anniversary of the failed assassination attempt on th...
22:12 2019-07-13

Athletics: Simbine takes London 100m honors South African Akani Simbine pulled off something of a surprise in the London Diamond League 100 meters on Saturday, holding off local hope Zharnel Hughes and former world champion Yohan Blake to come ...
22:12 2019-07-20

Local car show honors mass shooting victims TUCSON –Tucsonans gathered Sunday night to honor the lives lost in mass shootings over the weekend. An impromptu car show was organized at Little Anthony’s Diner, near Broadway Boulevard and Kolb Road...
21:48 2019-08-05

Kosovo honors Bill Clinton with Freedom Order PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo has awarded the Freedom Order to former U.S. President Bill Clinton for his role in helping end the country’s war 20 years ago. Kosovo’s President Hashim Tha...
18:00 2019-06-11

Shoeless Joe museum honors banned baseball player 'Shoeless' Joe Jackson remains banned from baseball 100 years after he and seven Chicago White Sox teammates were accused of throwing the 1919 World Series. A small museum is located In the house wher...
01:48 2019-10-10

Poland honors wartime group that collaborated with Nazis Polish officials have joined war veterans to pay tribute to a World War II-era underground force that collaborated with Nazi German forces for a time toward the end of the war...
18:36 2019-08-11

Berlin honors victims 58 years after the Wall was built Victims of Berlin’s former Soviet-era Wall, whose construction began 58 years ago, are being remembered in the capital. German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has warned of 'new walls' in electoral ...
00:48 2019-08-14

Community honors heroes on Navajo Code Talkers Day PHOENIX (KPNX) – On July 28 1982, President Ronald Reagan designated August 14 as Navajo Code Talkers Day. Reagan called it a day dedicated to “all members of the Navajo Nation and to all ...
06:48 2019-08-15

Candle lighting ceremony honors children with cancer TUCSON – September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness month. Tuesday night, the community gathered in front of the Banner Diamond Children’s Hospital to honor and remember children who...
09:48 2019-09-18

HBO leads Emmys with 34 new honors to tout in streaming wars Longtime Emmy darling HBO scored more wins than any other network at Sunday's Emmy awards, taking home 34 trophies including best drama series for the final season of its global hit "Game of Thrones."...
15:12 2019-09-23

Reporters Without Borders honors journalists who fear for their lives Three female journalists, from Malta, Saudi Arabia, and Vietnam have received this year's press freedom prizes awarded by the NGO Reporters Without Borders. Two were not allowed to travel to collect t...
01:48 2019-09-13

Brooklyn church honors Mother Cabrini since the city won’t More than 1,000 parishioners packed a Brooklyn church on Sunday to give Saint Frances Cabrini her dues — after the city passed her over for a statue, despite a groundswell of support. The overflow cro...
21:24 2019-10-07

De Blasio honors fallen US military members at the Intrepid Thousands of veterans, their families and survivors — along with hundreds of active duty members in town for Fleet Week — commemorated Memorial Day today at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum....
23:24 2019-05-27

Widow Honors Husband In Memorial Day Crossfit Challenge LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– On this Memorial Day, a family who lost their loved one honored him by taking on the Murph Challenge. The challenge includes push ups, pull ups, squats, and running. Emi...
23:48 2019-05-27

Pep Guardiola honors German sea captain who rescued migrants A ceremony to mark Catalonia's national day honored the German captain of the rescue ship "Sea-Watch 3," who helped save the lives of 40 refugees. The medal was presented by Manchester City manager Pe...
08:36 2019-09-12

Hamilton honors Lauda with Monaco pole for Mercedes Lewis Hamilton celebrated an emotional pole position for Mercedes at the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday with team mate Valtteri Bottas joining the Formula One leader on the front row, while Ferrari got...
05:12 2019-05-26

Nobel in physics is a two-fer: Big Bang and exoplanets Enlarge (credit: NASA) Today's Nobel Prize in physics was evenly split between two discoveries and, thus, unevenly split among the three honored. Typically when this happens, the two discoveries are...
23:24 2019-10-08

Poland honors national soccer player murdered in Holocaust Jozef Klotz, a Polish Jewish soccer player who scored the national team's first ever goal in an international match but was later murdered by the Nazis, was honored by Poland's soccer association on M...
19:36 2019-06-10

Watch: Steve Scalise honors hero cop who saved him after shooting Republican Rep. Steve Scalise praised Capitol police officers Crystal Griner and David Bailey during Congressional baseball practice Wednesday, for helping save him from a near-fatal shooting two year...
01:24 2019-06-13

Trump honors Celtics legend Bob Cousy at White House President Trump awarded Boston Celtics legend and native New Yorker Bob Cousy the Presidential Medal of Freedom Thursday afternoon at the White House — the nation’s highest civilian honor. The command...
00:36 2019-08-23

Baker Mayfield honors Saquon Barkley’s quads after lost bet Baker Mayfield is a man of his word. After losing out on the Offensive Rookie of the Year to Giants running back Saquon Barkley, the Browns quarterback gifted his pal and fellow former first-round pic...
20:48 2019-06-22

Argentina honors terror attack victims on 25th anniversary Fire department sirens have sounded across the Argentine capital to honor 85 people who died 25 years ago in the nation’s worst terrorist attack — the bombing of a Jewish center...
18:12 2019-07-18

University honors black players dismissed from team in 1969 Fifty years after 14 black football players were kicked off the University of Wyoming football team for seeking to wear armbands to protest racism, eight of them returned to the Laramie campus to comm...
04:00 2019-09-14

George W. Bush honors former President Roh Moo-hyun in South Korea Former U.S. President George W. Bush was in South Korea on Thursday to pay tribute to his counterpart, South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun, at an event marking the 10th anniversary of Roh's death....
16:12 2019-05-23

MLB world honors late Bill Buckner, who died Monday at 69 Bill Buckner died Monday at 69 after battling Lewy Body Dementia. Former teammates, opponents and fans paid tribute to the man.        ...
08:24 2019-05-28

California synagogue honors woman slain in gunman’s attack POWAY, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California synagogue where a gunman killed a woman and wounded three other people has dedicated a new Torah scroll — the holiest object in Judaism — to the slain woman....
07:12 2019-05-23

Spain honors research of plants' role against climate change A Spanish foundation says two prominent biologists working separately on how plants can help fight climate change have won Spain's Princess of Asturias award for scientific research....
13:24 2019-06-05

President Trump honors veteran to commemorate D-Day 75th anniversary President Trump shared D-Day veteran Ray Lambert's World War II story. Lambert was in attendance to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.        ...
17:12 2019-06-06

Emmett Till was murdered in Mississippi in 1955. Now, a new app honors his memory Emmett Till, 14, was abducted Aug. 28, 1955, three days after Carolyn Bryant Donham said he grabbed and wolf-whistled at her.        ...
00:00 2019-08-30

Trump honors NBA legend Jerry West with Medal of Freedom President Trump on Thursday awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Los Angeles Lakers legend Jerry West during a ceremony in the Oval Office. The president, in his welcoming remarks, touted his ...
10:36 2019-09-06

Granger Smith Honors Late Son River With Charitable T-Shirt Granger Smith is paying tribute to his late son, River Kelly Smith. Earlier this month, the singer took to social media to share the heartbreaking news of his youngest child's death.......
00:48 2019-06-18

Gov. Andrew Cuomo honors Det. Luis Alvarez in moving 9/11 ceremony Gov. Andrew Cuomo paid tribute Wednesday to the late NYPD Detective Luis Alvarez, who delivered stirring testimony urging Congress to permanently extend the Sept. 11 Victims Compensation Fund in June ...
23:24 2019-09-11

Pope honors Mauritius diversity, urges ethnical development Pope Francis has arrived in the Indian Ocean nation of Mauritius to celebrate its diversity and honor a 19th century French missionary who ministered to freed slaves....
11:12 2019-09-09

McIlroy tops Koepka for PGA Tour Player of the Year honors Rory McIlroy may not have added to his collection of major titles during the 2018-19 campaign, but the Northern Irishman did enough to be named the PGA Tour Player of the Year on Wednesday for a third...
01:00 2019-09-12

Bowled out by Brexit, former UK PM May honors cricket hero Geoffrey Boycott Former British Prime Minister Theresa May has chosen former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott for a knighthood, honoring her hero whose persistent style she had vowed to emulate in her ultimately failed effo...
10:24 2019-09-10

'Game of Thrones,' 'Fleabag' take top Emmy honors on night of upsets Medieval drama "Game of Thrones" closed its run with a fourth Emmy award for best drama series while British comedy "Fleabag" was the upset winner for best comedy series on Sunday on a night that rewa...
15:12 2019-09-23

Pence honors fallen service members at Arlington cemetery ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has paid tribute to fallen members of the U.S. Armed Forces, thanking their loved ones in a ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery and acknowledging th...
18:24 2019-05-27

Spain honors research of plants’ role against climate change MADRID (AP) — A Spanish foundation says two prominent biologists working separately on how plants can help fight climate change have won Spain’s Princess of Asturias award for scientific researc...
14:24 2019-06-05

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dead at 88 NEW YORK (AP) — Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison has died. Publisher Alfred A. Knopf says Morrison died Monday night at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. She was 88. She was the first bla...
17:24 2019-08-06

Peter Handke's Nobel win sparks outrage The decision to award Austrian writer Peter Handke a Nobel Prize in Literature has sparked widespread outrage, with critics calling it "shameful" that the award has been given to a "genocide denier."...
13:12 2019-10-11

Abiy Ahmed: Ethiopia's first Nobel laureate The prime minister of Ethiopia has won the Nobel Peace Prize for his rapid domestic political reforms and for making peace with Eritrea. In Ethiopia, some say he has reopened ethnic conflicts and upro...
23:36 2019-10-11

Nobel laureates on a quest for world peace Juan Manuel Santos, Lech Walesa, David Trimble, Jody Williams and Shirin Ebadi are analyzing the reasons for global conflict. Although they point to three issues in particular, there are others as wel...
00:00 2019-09-23

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dies at 88 American author Toni Morrison, the first black woman of any nationality to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died at the age of 88, her publisher confirmed Tuesday....
17:00 2019-08-06

| Humans will not 'migrate' to other planets, Nobel winner says Humans will never migrate to a planet outside of Earth's solar system because it would take far too long to get there, Swiss Nobel laureate Michel Mayor says....
14:36 2019-10-10

James Peebles shares Nobel in physics Canadian-born James Peebles, 84, an emeritus professor at Princeton University shares this year's Nobel Prize in Physics along with two Swiss scientists. (Oct. 8)        ...
23:00 2019-10-08

Harvard's Dr William Kaelin Jr discusses Nobel win A Massachusetts researcher says he had " an out-of-body type of experience" when he got a predawn call informing him that he was one of three scientist won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medic...
22:36 2019-10-07

Purdue honors Apollo 11 with Moon-themed helmets for homecoming game To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, Purdue football players will wear a moon-inspired helmet and commemorative astronaut-themed patch during Saturday’s homecoming game against Maryland....
01:36 2019-10-12

George challenges Titans to seize moment as team honors past Eddie George challenges Titans to seize moment against Colts as Tennessee prepares to retire his No. 27 and the No. 9 of the late Steve McNair       ...
07:00 2019-09-13

Emmys 2019: Michelle Williams, 'Chernobyl' win top limited-series honors Wielding 32 nominations, 'Game of Thrones' is likely to dominate the 71st Emmy Awards as it competes for best drama; 'Veep' is vying for best comedy.        ...
04:24 2019-09-23

Israel honors Patriots owner Kraft amid solicitation case JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel is honoring New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft with the 2019 Genesis Prize for his philanthropy and commitment to combatting anti-Semitism. Thursday’s gala ceremony ...
18:12 2019-06-20

Trump honors Prince Charles, Camilla with lavish dinner: Here’s what was on the menu After being welcomed to the U.K. by the British monarchy with a day of events and a banquet on Monday night, President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump extended their own invitation to the Prince of...
00:48 2019-06-05

Putin honors FIFA's Infantino with state medal over 2018 World Cup FIFA President Gianni Infantino thanked Russia on Thursday for hosting the "best World Cup ever" as President Vladimir Putin presented him with a state award for his role in making last year's tournam...
15:48 2019-05-23

Putin bestows top state honors on sailors killed in submarine fire Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday bestowed top state honors on 14 sailors killed in a fire on a secret nuclear submarine in recognition of what the Russian military has called their outstand...
14:01 2019-07-05

Traveling Kentucky Vietnam Wall Honors Those Who Made Sacrifices For Freedom PENDLETON COUNTY, Ky.  (LEX 18) – The traveling Kentucky Vietnam Wall is on tour of all 120 counties in the bluegrass. The goal is to make sure those who made the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam a...
02:00 2019-06-30

Tunnel to Towers run honors fallen FDNY firefighters, US troops who have died since 9/11 On Sunday, the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation will hold its 18th annual namesake 5K run and walk that starts in Brooklyn and traces the final steps of New York firefighter Stephen Siller....
06:12 2019-09-29

Mike Pence honors vets, Gold Star families on Memorial Day Vice President Mike Pence on Monday laid a traditional wreath at Arlington National Cemetery to commemorate Memorial Day and praised those Americans who made the ultimate sacrifice, along with those t...
21:48 2019-05-27

South Korea's Moon Jae-in honors sacrifices by independence activists on Hangeul Day South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday honored the sacrifice Korean independence activists made to protect the Korean alphabet, known as "hangeul," during Japan's 1910-1945 colonial rule....
17:00 2019-10-09

Family honors John McCain with hashtag and plans to build library It has been almost a year since the death of Senator John McCain and to honor his memory, Cindy McCain is asking Americans to perform acts of civility and post them on social media. The family is aski...
07:00 2019-08-23

‘Every Day Is Memorial Day.’ Mike Pence Honors Fallen Soldiers and Their Families at Arlington (ARLINGTON, Va.) — Vice President Mike Pence has paid tribute to fallen members of the U.S. Armed Forces, thanking their loved ones in a ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery and acknowledging...
08:24 2019-05-28

Motor racing: Hamilton honors Lauda with Monaco pole for Mercedes Lewis Hamilton celebrated an emotional pole position for dominant Mercedes at the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday with team mate Valtteri Bottas joining the Formula One leader in a front row sweep....
17:48 2019-05-25

Putin honors US astronaut Nick Hague with prestigious courage award Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday bestowed a prestigious state award for courage on Nick Hague, the US astronaut who survived a botched space launch last year....
22:36 2019-10-09

Teen honors father killed in Afghanistan with special graduation photos A Nebraska teen who was just a kid when her father died from an IED explosion in Afghanistan more than a decade ago found a way to honor him in her high school graduation pictures. ...
23:48 2019-08-20

A Chim Chiminey Parade Honors Sweeps and Recalls Past Horrors The Italian town said to be the cradle of chimney sweeps was once ashamed of its ties to the trade. Now, a festival draws sweeps from around the world, who celebrate without forgetting past miseries....
15:48 2019-09-28

Mitch McConnell honors 9/11 hero Luis Alvarez on Senate floor Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell honored former NYPD Detective Luis Alvarez on the Senate floor Tuesday in advance of the passage of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund that Alvarez spent his dyin...
00:12 2019-07-24

Plans to build living memorial in Oro Valley, honors veterans and first responders ORO VALLEY- One group is raising funds to build the Southern Arizona Veterans and First Responders Living Memorial in Oro Valley’s Naranja Park. “We are hoping to build a living memorial f...
04:12 2019-09-20

Our bodies’ built-in oxygen sensing gets 3 a Nobel in Medicine Enlarge / Levels of red blood cells are adjusted based on the activity of the pathway defined by this work. (credit: Getty) Today's Nobel Prize in Medicine was awarded to three researchers who helpe...
22:12 2019-10-07

Nobel-winning physicist Murray Gell-Man dies at 89 SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Murray Gell-Mann, the Nobel Prize-winning physicist who brought order to the universe by helping discover and classify subatomic particles, has died at the age of 89. Gell-Mann d...
23:00 2019-05-26

Nobel-winner Paul Nurse on Brexit: ‘The UK is turning in on itself’ Scientists fear the UK has lost its way due to Brexit and research could suffer as a result, one of the country’s most respected scientists tells New Scientist...
17:48 2019-05-21

Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88 U.S. author Toni Morrison, whose 1987 novel "Beloved" about a runaway slave won a Pulitzer Prize and contributed to a body of work that made her the first black woman to be presented the Nobel Prize i...
23:36 2019-08-06

"Shame Is Sealed As A New Value": Outrage Over Nobel For Peter Handke Austrian writer Peter Handke's Nobel literature prize win on Thursday sparked outrage in Albania, Bosnia and Kosovo, where he is widely seen as an admirer of late Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic....
13:12 2019-10-11

Kary B. Mullis, 74, Dies; Found a Way to Analyze DNA and Won Nobel His discovery created a new world of possibilities in diagnosing disease, unearthing the past and assisting in criminal cases, including O.J. Simpson’s murder trial....
15:48 2019-08-16

Study of French postmen's testicles is an Ig Nobel winner Nappy-changing machine and saliva calculation also triumph in annual science prizeThere comes a time in a scientist’s life when the surest route to global fame involves a bevy of naked French postmen ...
01:24 2019-09-13

Our bodies’ built-in oxygen sensing gets three a Nobel in Medicine Enlarge / Levels of red blood cells are adjusted based on the activity of the pathway defined by this work. (credit: Getty) Today's Nobel Prize in Medicine was awarded to three researchers who helpe...
09:12 2019-10-08

Making amends: Two Nobel Prizes for Literature to be awarded Sexual harassment, corruption, and rejection of the award — after a scandalous year in 2018, two writers will receive a Nobel Prize for Literature. A new jury is also to restore the reputation of the ...
05:00 2019-10-10

Robin Williams’ youngest son honors his beloved father by getting married on his birthday Robin Williams’ children have another reason to celebrate July 21 after Cody Williams chose it as his wedding date to honor their beloved dad.        ...
13:00 2019-07-24

Kim Jong Un graduated 'with honors' from an elite military academy, but experts are skeptical he ever attended KCNA North Korea / REUTERS North Korean propaganda says that Kim Jong Un attended an elite military university named for his grandfather, who based his own mythology on his military background. Howev...
09:12 2019-07-11

The Rebranded Hilton Honors Surpass Card Offers Incredible Perks For $95 Per Year American Express is rebranding its Hilton Honors American Express Ascend Card as the Hilton Honors American Express® Surpass Card, and launching an exciting limited time offer to coincide with the cha...
02:24 2019-07-19

Trump honors military, calls for unity during 'Salute to America' Independence Day celebration President Donald Trump took the stage in the shadow of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., Thursday with first lady Melania Trump at his side in an event he organized to be focused on honoring t...
06:48 2019-07-05

Prince Harry's wife Meghan honors murdered South African student Meghan, the wife of Britain's Prince Harry, has tied a ribbon at the site in Cape Town where a student was murdered last month, in a gesture of solidarity with those who have taken a stand against gen...
16:12 2019-09-28

Rainy 'Salute to America' honors military; Donald Trump calls for unity President Donald Trump took the stage in the shadow of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., Thursday with first lady Melania Trump at his side in an event he organized to be focused on honoring t...
19:24 2019-07-05

9/11 Memorial Glade honors rescue, recovery workers affected by toxin exposure The 9/11 Memorial on the Lower East Side of Manhattan unveiled a shrine on Thursday to honor the tens of thousands of first responders who are suffering from chronic illnesses or have died from exposu...
01:00 2019-05-31

Telluride Fest honors Renee Zellweger, Adam Driver, announces lineup The Telluride Film Festival announced its 46th festival lineup on Thursday, including world premieres and awards for Renee Zellweger, Adam Driver and director Philip Kaufman....
21:36 2019-08-29

Thanks to children's letters, USTA finally honors Althea Gibson with statue Classmates from Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington wrote letters asking for first African-American player to compete at U.S. Open to be honored.        ...
01:36 2019-08-27

Lions DE Romeo Okwara's passion project honors New York City firehouse New York City's legendary Rescue 2 firehouse lost seven firefighters on Sept. 11 2001. Okwara, a Lions defensive end, turned his photography hobby into a way to honor the nearly 100-year-old firehouse...
11:00 2019-09-12

University of Wyoming honors black players kicked off football team in 1969 Fifty years after 14 black football players were kicked off the University of Wyoming football team for seeking to wear armbands to protest racism, eight of them returned to the Laramie campus to comm...
23:48 2019-09-13

Sony Honors John Singleton by Renaming One of the Biggest Theaters on Its Movie Lot After the Filmmaker Sony Pictures on Friday honored John Singleton by renaming one of the biggest theaters on its Hollywood movie lot for the filmmaker, who made his first feature film, the iconic Boyz n the Hood, with S...
08:36 2019-06-08

Ken Jennings honors the incredible streak of fallen Jeopardy! champ James Holzhauer In the end, the Jeopardy!’s long-reigning king stayed the king. As you very likely had spoiled for you—unless you were able to catch the 9:30 a.m. CT screening in Montgomery, Alabama—James Holzhauer’s...
19:00 2019-06-04

2019 CFDA Awards winners: Brandon Maxwell, Rick Owens take top honors Maxwell and Owens took top honors at the Council of Fashion Designers of America awards Monday night.        ...
15:12 2019-06-04

Yankees’ Gary Sanchez, DJ LeMahieu earn All-Star Game starting honors Even on a day off, the Yankees notched a couple more wins. With six players among the finalists to be named starters in the upcoming All-Star Game in Cleveland, the Yankees locked down two spots in th...
03:24 2019-06-28

Google honors 'Friends' with easter eggs when you search Ross, Rachel, other characters Google is paying tribute to the hit TV show 'Friends' by hiding easter eggs in search results for Ross, Rachel, and other characters.       ...
15:24 2019-09-20

Memphis teen overcomes homelessness to earn $3 million in scholarships, valedictorian honors Tupac Mosley, 17, received $3 million in scholarships and was recognized as his high school's valedictorian at Raleigh Egypt High School in Memphis.        ...
20:24 2019-05-22

Peter Handke: an adversarial talent and controversial Nobel laureate Since his 1966 debut The Hornets, the Austrian playwright and author has tested, inspired and shocked audiences‘A troubling choice’: authors criticise Handke’s winOlga Tokarczuk: the dreadlocked femin...
10:48 2019-10-11

Austria's Handke and Poland's Tokarczuk win Nobel literature prizes Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after a sexual assault scandal led to last year's award.....
02:12 2019-10-11

We were promised a less Eurocentric Nobel. We got two laureates from Europe | Maya Jaggi Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke may be fine writers but their awards only add to suspicions over the prize’s limited horizonsOlga Tokarczuk: the dreadlocked feminist winner the Nobel needed‘A troublin...
20:36 2019-10-11

World mourns the death of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and other works transformed American letters, has died at age 88...
00:36 2019-08-07

Toni Morrison, 'Beloved' author and Nobel laureate, dies at 88 Toni Morrison, author of seminal works of literature on the black experience such as "Beloved," "Song of Solomon" and "Sula" and the first African-American woman to win a Nobel Prize, has died, her pu...
17:24 2019-08-06

Why Greta Thunberg Has A Better Shot At Winning Nobel Than Edward Snowden Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, Brazilian indigenous leader Raoni Metuktire and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed have dominated the Nobel Peace Prize lists, the awards for which will be......
02:36 2019-10-11

Cubed wombat poop, why your left nut runs hot, among Ig Nobel winners Enlarge / A "Moment of Science" in the 2017 Ig Nobel ceremony: Daniel Davis faces a Tesla coil. (credit: Mike Binveniste/Improbable Research) Over the years, curious intrepid scientists have gleaned...
11:00 2019-09-13

Peter Handke and Olga Tokarczuk win Nobel Prizes in literature The decision to confer two prizes was expected, since the Swedish Academy announced last year that it would postpone the 2018 literature prize until this year....
16:36 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Nobel literature prizes Polish novelist Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian writer Peter Handke have won the 2018 and b2019 Nobel Prizes for literature, a rare double announcement that came after no prize was announced last year...
14:36 2019-10-10

Nobel-winning physicist who ‘brought order to universe’ dies at 89 SANTA FE, NM — Murray Gell-Mann, the Nobel Prize-winning physicist who brought order to the universe by helping discover and classify subatomic particles, has died at the age of 89. Gell-Mann died Fri...
19:24 2019-05-27

Ethiopia's peacemaking prime minister emerges as a Nobel favorite During a high-level meeting at Ethiopia's foreign ministry in July, officials were shocked by social media reports that their prime minister was visiting Eritrea....
22:36 2019-10-09

Toni Morrison, author and Nobel laureate, dies aged 88 With novels including Beloved and The Bluest Eye, the acclaimed author dramatised African American experience with fierce passionToni Morrison, who chronicled the African American experience in fictio...
16:36 2019-08-06

'Riverdale' cast pay personal tributes to Luke Perry as CW drama honors fallen star Co-stars pay tribute to Luke Perry ahead of Wednesday's Season 4 premiere of "Riverdale." The star died in March following a massive stroke at age 52.        ...
04:36 2019-10-11

‘Facebook fugitive,’ inspiration for country song, honors deal to surrender after 15,000 likes: reports A fugitive in Connecticut who had agreed to surrender if his “wanted” post on Facebook collected 15,000 likes has kept his word, according to reports....
12:48 2019-06-23

CBOE Receives Two Honors at Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards Ceremony CHICAGO, IL – February 5, 2015 –The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced that the exchange received two honors – “Best Options Trading Venue” and “Best Mobile Applicatio...
13:01 2019-05-22

CBOE Receives Two Honors at EQDerivatives Global Equity and Volatility Derivatives Awards 2016 CHICAGO, IL -- March 15, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced it received two honors at the EQDerivatives Global Equity & Volatility Derivatives Awards last night in N...
02:36 2019-05-22

'Riverdale' cast pay touching tribute to Luke Perry before CW drama honors fallen star Co-stars pay tribute to Luke Perry ahead of Wednesday's Season 4 premiere of "Riverdale." The star died in March following a massive stroke at age 52.        ...
12:48 2019-10-10

CMA Fest 2019: Dierks Bentley honors Granger Smith and more moments you missed from Night 3 Tim McGraw brings the heat, Miranda Lambert plays new music and Keith Urban makes a surprise appearance at Night 3 of CMA Fest 2019        ...
20:00 2019-06-09

Nobel laureate launches reparations fund for sexual violence survivors UNITED NATIONS — The Nobel Peace Prize-winning surgeon whose hospital in war-torn Congo has treated over 50,000 victims of sexual violence has launched a fund with the goal of providing reparations fo...
19:12 2019-09-23

'A troubling choice': authors criticise Peter Handke's controversial Nobel win Writers including Salman Rushdie, Hari Kunzru and Slavoj Žižek say the 2019 Nobel laureate ‘combines great insight with shocking ethical blindness’Olga Tokarczuk: the dreadlocked feminist winner the N...
00:12 2019-10-11

Cubed wombat poop, why your left scrotum runs hot, among Ig Nobel winners Enlarge / A "Moment of Science" in the 2017 Ig Nobel ceremony: Daniel Davis faces a Tesla coil. (credit: Mike Binveniste/Improbable Research) Over the years, curious intrepid scientists have gleaned...
02:12 2019-09-13

Toni Morrison dies at age 88. The Nobel laureate transfigured American literature. Morrison, the Nobel Prize-winning novelist who conjured a black girl longing for blue eyes, a slave mother who kills her child to save her from bondage, and other indelible characters who helped trans...
05:12 2019-08-07

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke Awarded Nobel Prizes in Literature The 2018 and 2019 laureates were named at the same time because last year’s prize was postponed over a scandal involving a husband of an academy member....
17:24 2019-10-10

No-deal Brexit would leave science dead for years, say Nobel prizewinners Top scientists accuse Boris Johnson of sacrificing the UK’s research reputation – and billions of pounds in EU grantsTwo Nobel laureates and other top scientists are accusing Boris Johnson of destroyi...
05:00 2019-10-09

Nobel Peace Laureate Could Face Prosecution Over Myanmar Military’s Actions Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s civilian leader, once was a democracy icon. Now she’s an international pariah because of the Myanmar military’s brutality....
00:48 2019-09-18

Moving on from scandal, Swedish Academy to award two Nobel literature prizes The Swedish body that awards the annual Nobel prize for literature will name two winners this week, including one for 2018 when the ceremony was scuttled by a sexual assault scandal that prompted refo...
23:48 2019-10-07

Akzo Nobel second-quarter core profit surges 36% on higher prices Dutch paints and coatings maker Akzo Nobel reported a better-than-expected 36% jump in second-quarter core profit on Wednesday, as higher prices and cost savings offset raw material inflation....
10:36 2019-07-24

Bangladeshi Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus Issued Arrest Warrant Bangladeshi economist and Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus has been issued with an arrest warrant after failing to appear at a hearing over the sacking of workers at a company he heads, officials said......
18:36 2019-10-10

"They Gave You Nobel For What?" Trump Asks Yazidi Activist Nadia Murad US President Donald Trump on Wednesday appeared unfamiliar with the work and cause of Nobel laureate Nadia Murad as she pleaded with him to help the Yazidis of Iraq....
10:01 2019-07-18

Greta Thunberg Awarded ‘Alternative Nobel’ for Climate Change Activism Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg on Wednesday was named one of the 2019 recipients of the Right Livelihood Award, known as the “Alternative Nobel Prize,” days after imploring world lea...
18:36 2019-09-25

Céline Dion Honors Late Husband as She Is Joined by Kids at Final Vegas Residency Show Céline Dion's final Last Vegas residency show included a touching tribute to her late husband and manager, René Angélil. The 51-year-old Grammy-winning singer performed......
21:24 2019-06-09

Google Doodle Honors Heart Surgeon René Favaloro, Who Pioneered Coronary Bypass Surgery René Favaloro, a pioneering Argentine heart surgeon, is being remembered with a Google Doodle for his contributions to coronary bypass surgery on what would have been his 96th birthday. Born in...
19:12 2019-07-12

Don’t Call It a Comeback: With an Ethically-Based New Label, Designer Tracy Reese Honors Her Detroit Roots She was the first black female designer to be recognized by the ever-exclusive fashion industry, and two decades after launching her eponymous label, Tracy Reese continues to lead the charge. After ta...
20:48 2019-06-27

Angels’ Andrew Heaney honors Tyler Skaggs with special first pitch, etches message into mound Los Angeles Angels pitcher Andrew Heaney honored the memory of his teammate Tyler Skaggs on Saturday with a special first pitch in his first start since his friend’s tragic death last week....
22:00 2019-07-07

French President Macron honors ‘victims of Islamic terrorism’ killed in Paris knife attack French President Emmanuel Macron at a ceremony Tuesday called the four police employees killed in last week’s knife attack inside Paris’ police headquarters “victims of Islamic terrorism.”...
21:24 2019-10-08

Nationals' Patrick Corbin honors friend Tyler Skaggs by wearing his jersey number Patrick Corbin lost one of his great friends in baseball on Monday in Tyler Skaggs. Tuesday, the pitcher honored Skaggs by wearing No. 45.       ...
08:12 2019-07-03

Google Honors Pioneering Psychiatrist Herb Kleber, Who Treated Addiction as a Disease, Not a Moral Failing Dr. Herbert Kleber, one of the first major researchers to treat addiction as a disease, not a moral failing, is remembered by Google Doodle on the 23rd anniversary of his election to the National Acad...
05:24 2019-10-02

‘Sesame Street,’ Sally Field and Linda Ronstadt are among this year’s recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors The children’s program is the first TV show to receive the performing arts award; Dec. 8 ceremony will also salute Earth, Wind & Fire and Michael Tilson Thomas....
21:24 2019-07-18

Olga Tokarczuk Wins 2018 Nobel For Literature, Peter Handke For 2019 Nobel Prize In Literature 2019: Polish author Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian author Peter Handke have been named the 2018 and 2019 winners of Nobel Prize for Literature, the Swedish Academy announced on....
18:36 2019-10-10

Tokarczuk and Handke win Nobel literature prizes as line drawn under 2018 scandal Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after a sexual assault scandal led to last year's award.....
17:24 2019-10-10

On Women’s Equality Day, Mattel Honors the ‘Mother of the Modern Civil Rights Movement’ With the Rosa Parks Barbie In 1955, Rosa Parks became a symbol of civil disobedience when her refusal to relinquish her seat sparked the Montgomery, Ala., bus boycott, a major turning point in the American civil rights movement...
20:12 2019-08-26

2019 AFI Lifetime Achievement Ceremony: Denzel Washington Collects His Things; Beyoncé Honors Melina Matsoukas Everyone who is anyone in Hollywood gathered to celebrate your favorite actor’s favorite actor Denzel Washington at the 47th AFI Life Achievement Award gala, presented by the American Film Institute,...
20:24 2019-06-07

Eight tie in U.S. spelling bee, each gets $50,000 cash prize Eight young super spellers all tied, and all were crowned co-champions of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, in what competition officials said was a first for the event....
07:24 2019-05-31

Eight Tie In US Spelling Bee With $50,000 Cash Prize For Each Eight young super spellers beat the dictionary to be crowned co-winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, in what officials said was a first since the US word contest started in 1925....
11:00 2019-05-31

Nobel Prizes in Literature Awarded to Austria’s Peter Handke and Poland’s Olga Tokarczuk The 2018 Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk “for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion represents the crossing of boundaries as a form of...
15:24 2019-10-10

Arrest warrant issued for Nobel laureate and Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus A Bangladesh court on Wednesday issued an arrest warrant against Nobel laureate and Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus for failing to appear before it on charges he violated labor laws. ...
06:00 2019-10-10

Chips and cheese: Google's latest doodle honors Ignacio Anaya García, the inventor of nachos On Thursday, Google paid tribute to Ignacio Anaya García, the inventor of nachos, who was born on this day 124 years ago.       ...
21:00 2019-08-16

| Not everyone happy with Comrades prize hike The CMA might be pleased with the increase in the Comrades Marathon winners’ prize money for 2020, but former champion Gift Kelehe says they've done nothing special....
15:48 2019-10-04

Four women chase $500,000 W Series top prize W Series was created to address a gender imbalance in top flight motorsport Briton Jamie Chadwick leads rivals as inaugural all-female racing series heads for penultimate round W Series, the all-fe...
12:48 2019-07-18

Physicists who came up with supergravity win $3m Breakthrough Prize Supergravity is an idea that could unite general relativity with quantum mechanics, and the three physicists who formulated it have now won a $3 million prize for their work...
02:12 2019-08-07

Atwood, Rushdie among Booker Prize shortlist The six finalists for the top literary award in the English-speaking world have been revealed. Veteran authors Margaret Atwood and Salman Rushdie have already picked up the Booker Prize in the past....
17:36 2019-09-03

| UK winner now multi-millionaire after jackpot prize Someone in Britain became 190 million euros ($208 million) richer on Tuesday when they won the maximum EuroMillions jackpot, the lottery company announced....
14:36 2019-10-10

German AI professor wins top science prize Bernhard Schölkopf of the Max Planck Society was awarded the prestigious Körber Prize on Friday. The professor was honored for his work in the field of artificial intelligence....
03:36 2019-09-14

In Tennis, Another Battle Over Prize Money Looms The players’ fight for a bigger piece of the pie at Grand Slam events is not a new one. What distinguishes the latest campaign is that it is a joint effort by men and women....
14:48 2019-10-11

Colson Whitehead among Kirkus Prize finalists Colson Whitehead’s novel “The Nickel Boys” and Kwame Alexander’s picture story “The Undefeated” are among the finalists for the Kirkus Prize, a $50,000 honor given for the year’s outstanding fiction, ...
03:12 2019-09-18

Look: D.C. Lottery player's 3-3-3-3-3 ticket wins him a second top prize A man who collected $25,000 from a Washington, D.C., lottery drawing using the numbers 6-6-6-6-6 won a second payout, this time using the numbers 3-3-3-3-3....
20:12 2019-07-31

Scientists win millions in the 2020 Breakthrough Prize The Breakthrough Prize rewards work in physics, mathematics, and the life sciences, and it has just awarded almost $20 million to researchers around the world...
18:48 2019-09-05

Prize-winning photos of peace – in pictures From climate activists to orangutan babies, these images capture peace efforts around the worldThese international awards for the best images of peace celebrate professional photographers who visualis...
21:12 2019-10-03

German Book Prize shortlist announced For English readers, Saša Stanišić is the most famous author among the six finalists for the literature award. But before they're translated from German, here's a peek at the titles that are seen as t...
21:12 2019-09-17

Supergravity pioneers win $3m Special Breakthrough prize Daniel Freedman, Peter van Nieuwenhuizen and Sergio Ferrara developed landmark theory in 1970sThe most lucrative prize in science has been awarded to three researchers for a landmark theory that marri...
16:36 2019-08-06

What is the Mercury Prize? Who won last year? 2019 predictions The Mercury Prize 2019 takes place tonight – but what is it? And who won last year? Here we explain all, including the 2019 predictions...
22:36 2019-09-19

Atwood, Rushdie on Booker Prize shortlist The six finalists for the top literary award in the English-speaking world have been revealed. Veteran authors Margaret Atwood and Salman Rushdie have already picked up the Booker Prize in the past....
15:12 2019-09-04

Négar Djavadi’s novel ‘Disoriental’ receives $10,000 prize A multi-generational novel set in France and Iran has won a $10,000 prize for best French fiction translated into English. Négar Djavadi’s (nay-GAHR’ juh-vah-DEE) “Disoriental”...
19:24 2019-06-06

Millennials Prize Experiences. Now So Do Travel Companies. Forget the thread count, plush bathrobes and white goose-down pillows. A vacation is no longer defined by where you stay, but what you do—at least for many millennials....
13:00 2019-06-10

Swedish Academy awards 2 Nobel Prizes in Literature, after 2018 scandal, to Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2018 and 2019 was awarded Thursday to two authors from Austria and Poland, after a one-year absence in giving out the honor....
04:12 2019-10-11

Scientists behind first image of black hole awarded $3m prize Hundreds of researchers share Breakthrough prize in fundamental physicsAn international collaboration that captured the first image of a black hole, a cosmic plughole from which nothing that enters ca...
21:00 2019-09-05

Minnesota's Collier takes WNBA's top rookie prize Napheesa Collier fended off fierce competition to become the WNBA's Rookie of the Year on Monday, with the Minnesota Lynx standout capping a prolific season in which she logged 444 regular season poin...
03:00 2019-09-17

Trump Brings His Own Prize to Japan's Sumo Championship Japan’s ancient sporting tradition is getting an infusion of the Trump brand Sunday when President Trump becomes the first American leader to present a trophy to the winner of a sumo wrestling tournam...
07:12 2019-05-26

Rapinoe slams FIFA over schedule, prize money United States co-captain Megan Rapinoe launched a scathing attack on world soccer's governing body FIFA, on the eve of the women's World Cup final, saying the organization did not respect the female g...
17:12 2019-07-06

Ukrainian journalist declines Aachen Peace Prize Ruslan Kotsaba has renounced the honor after coming in for criticism for anti-Semitic comments. The journalist had previously distanced himself from the statements and apologized....
16:24 2019-05-23

Bong d’Or: Korean director wins Cannes’ top prize South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s social satire “Parasite,” about a poor family of hustlers who find jobs with a wealthy family, has won the Cannes Film Festival’s top award, the Palme d’Or...
21:12 2019-05-25

Sharing is caring: Federer wants better prize money distribution "Roger Federer is prepared to champion the cause of lower-ranked players on the ATP Tour and said at the U.S. Open on Wednesday that he would fight to ensure a bigger share of the prize pot for them i...
12:24 2019-08-29

Women's Open raises prize fund to $4.5 million The Women's British Open winner's paycheck will be less than one-third of that of her male counterpart's at The Open, but the overall prize fund for the women's major has been significantly increased....
23:24 2019-07-08

A Pulitzer Prize-Winning Columnist Was ‘Swatted’ but Survived. Here’s What He Has to Say About That Leonard Pitts Jr., a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for the Miami Herald, was laying in his bed in Bowie, Md., early on Sunday morning when he woke up to a phone call. It was the police....
21:36 2019-07-03

Women’s prize winner Tayari Jones: ‘Before this, I had never won a raffle’ An American Marriage is a story about the traumatic effect of injustice on a black family in the US. But it might never have been published if it wasn’t for the intervention of a mystery author‘I’m a ...
23:12 2019-06-09

Leading players want Wimbledon to increase prize money despite £38m pot • Players seeking bigger proportion of tournament revenue• Federer among those calling for lower tiers to get more fundsWimbledon may have to increase its prize money significantly and change the way ...
18:48 2019-06-27

Did 'Game of Thrones' really deserve to win the Emmy Awards' top prize? The phenomenon of "Game of Thrones" took home outstanding drama series at the 2019 Emmy Awards, but did the lackluster final season deserve it?        ...
12:24 2019-09-23

Word whiz kids compete for $50,000 prize in U.S. spelling bee Nearly 500 word wizards were still in contention on Wednesday as the Scripps National Spelling Bee entered its second day, as the best young spellers strive for the top cash prize of $50,000....
12:36 2019-05-29

‘Celestial Bodies’ Wins Man Booker International Prize Jokha Alharthi’s family saga is the first Arabic novel to win the translated literature prize. She shares the award with the book’s translator, Marilyn Booth....
02:48 2019-05-22

The Race To Have The Biggest Prize Pool In Esports History When Epic Games announced $30 million in prize money for this July’s Fortnite World Cup, it seemed set to be the largest ever for an esports event. That increasingly looks like it might no longer end ...
04:12 2019-06-29

Physicists to Split $3 Million Breakthrough Prize for Supergravity Physicists Sergio Ferrara, Dan Freedman, and Peter van Nieuwenhuizen will split a $3 million Breakthrough Prize for their theory of supergravity, which drives much of today’s physics research toward o...
20:12 2019-08-06

Emmys 2019: Did 'Game of Thrones' really deserve to win the top prize? The phenomenon of "Game of Thrones" took home outstanding drama series at the 2019 Emmy Awards, but did the lackluster final season deserve it?        ...
22:00 2019-09-23

UK's Fox eyes 'big prize' of U.S. trade deal, says lots of issues in the way The quicker Britain can reach a post-Brexit trade deal with the United States the better but there are a lot of issues in the way of doing so, British trade minister Liam Fox said on Tuesday....
17:00 2019-07-16

Women's British Open winner to be paid less than one-third of men's prize The Women's British Open winner's paycheck will be less than one-third of that of her male counterpart's at The Open, but the overall prize fund for the women's major has been significantly increased....
20:24 2019-07-08

Lauren London honors Nipsey Hussle on their son's first Father's Day without his dad “Today we celebrate You,” Lauren London wrote in a Father's Day tribute to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, which she shared with a family photo.        ...
03:24 2019-06-17

Soldier honors fallen at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in pouring rain A member of The Old Guard walked steadily in the pouring rain and wind to place a flag honoring the fallen at Arlington National Cemetery.        ...
00:36 2019-05-28

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer honors Alek Trebek with donation "Jeopardy!" champion James Holzhauer honored Alek Trebek in a meaningful way by making a donation to a cancer research walk in Trebek's name.        ...
22:00 2019-06-20

Female squash stars furious after getting vibrators as tournament prize A group of champion female squash players slammed the Spanish tournament they won as sexist after being given vibrators as a prize. The incident took place after the winner of the Asturias Squash Cham...
19:24 2019-05-22

Gulf between US Open prize funds for women and men remains a chasm Second major of the season gets under way at the Country Club of Charleston on Thursday but the $5.5m purse is dwarfed by the men’s of $12.5mThe USGA normally has to wait until June before the annual ...
19:00 2019-05-29

Court rules against Colorado man seeking full lottery prize DENVER (AP) — A Colorado court has rejected a man’s claim he should be the sole recipient of a $4.8 million lottery prize. The Denver Post reports the Colorado Court of Appeals says Amir Massihz...
01:36 2019-06-21

Release of prize-winning Reuters journalists in Myanmar welcomed by UN The release of two prize-winning Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar after reporting on the massacre of Rohingya Muslims has been welcomed by the UN human rights office, OHCHR, which warns however t...
14:33 2019-05-21

'The Goldfinch' paints dull picture from prize-winning book "The Goldfinch" has a painting at its center, but despite a classy palette of ingredients conjures a lifeless, disjointed picture. Adapted from a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, the movie represents a t...
21:48 2019-09-13

He pioneered a renaissance in Native American literature. Now, a peace prize Novelist, poet and essayist N. Scott Momaday has been selected for the Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award peace prize.        ...
18:00 2019-07-22

Australia union calls for equal World Cup prize money The Australian players' union has called on FIFA to award the same prize money for the Women's World Cup that is provided for the men's tournament        ...
12:48 2019-06-04

| Football scandal girl film wins top Cannes prize A film starring the former under-age escort at the heart of a scandal that shook the French football team won one of the top prizes at the Cannes film festival...
20:24 2019-05-23

Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood Are in the Running for the Booker Prize (LONDON) — Booker Prize winners Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood are contenders again for the coveted fiction trophy. Rushdie, who won in 1981 for “Midnight’s Children,” make...
06:36 2019-07-24

15 Authors Named In Longlist Of DSC Prize For South Asian Literature Perumal Murugan, Rajkamal Jha and Fatima Bhutto are among the 15 authors in the longlist of the $25,000 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2019 announced on Thursday....
07:12 2019-09-27

Build an Alexa Skill that controls Lego sets and win a prize What if Lego sets could respond to voice commands? That's the premise of a new contest Amazon and Lego launched on Tuesday that asks enthusiasts and developers to use the Alexa Gadgets Toolkit to...
22:36 2019-09-24

Atwood, Alexis among 12 authors to compete for Canada's Giller Prize Canadian author Margaret Atwood, who penned the novels that inspired the hit television series "Alias Grace" and "The Handmaid's Tale", is among 12 writers listed on Tuesday for Canada's top literary....
23:12 2019-09-03

IBM announces 2019 Call For Code grand prize winner IBM today announced the 2019 Call for Code grand prize was awarded to Prometeo for developing a health monitoring platform for firefighters. The Barcelona-based team consisting of a nurse, a firefight...
04:48 2019-10-13

From bees to refugees: The German Book Prize releases its longlist One of the most prestigious prizes for literature in German will go to one of 20 books selected for consideration. Bosnian-German author Saša Stanišić is among the listed authors....
18:24 2019-08-20

World's Fastest Gamer launches again, has R-Motorsport drive prize The second season of World's Fastest Gamer has been launched and the winner will receive a full real-life racing programme with R-Motorsport that includes the Spa and Daytona 24 Hours...
11:24 2019-07-03

Pete Alonso will donate a portion of Home Run Derby prize Pete Alonso wants to win the Home Run Derby because of the competitor in him, but the Mets first baseman has other motives. The rookie slugger on Tuesday indicated he intends to donate a portion of hi...
08:24 2019-07-03

Women's tennis tournament offers historic $4.75m prize money As the debate around pay parity in sport rumbles on, one women's tournament in China is offering the biggest prize money in the history of tennis (yes, that even includes the men's tour)....
14:01 2019-08-01

Tayari Jones wins Women’s Prize for ‘An American Marriage’ LONDON (AP) — U.S. writer Tayari Jones has won the Women’s Prize for fiction with her novel “An American Marriage.” Jones’ best-selling novel — selected by Oprah Winfrey for he...
22:00 2019-06-05

| 'Discrimination' victim Tatishvili wins prize money appeal Anna Tatishvili, who was stripped of her prize money at Roland Garros for "not playing at a professional standard", has had her punishment overturned....
04:00 2019-07-20

The Best Awards: LIVE updates as Messi, Ronaldo, Van Dijk vie for men’s prize "Follow live updates of The Best FIFA Football Awards as Virgil van Dijk and Megan Rapinoe head to Milan as favourites for the player of the year prizes."...
20:00 2019-09-23