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Creepy deepfake AI lets you put words into someone else's mouth

Researchers are showing off a creepy new software that uses machine learning to allow people to add, delete or change the words coming out of someone's mouth....

Creepy deepfake AI lets you put words into someone else's mouth

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Mark Zuckerberg ‘deepfake’ will remain online Facebook said they will not take down a video of Mark Zuckerberg created using artificial intelligence, called a ‘deepfake.’ The company recently faced backlash for refusing to remove altered video of...
02:00 2019-06-13

Facebook won’t remove Zuck’s Instagram deepfake — yet The internet’s often a big bad place, but every once in a while it’ll make you chuckle. In a hilarious prank, two creators have uploaded a deepfake of Mark Zuckerberg on Instagram talking about stolen...
14:36 2019-06-12

More info out over deaths in Dominican Republic, like man foaming at mouth More information is coming out about tourists who have mysteriously died in the Dominican Republic, including a New Jersey resident who suddenly fell ill last week — and an Arizona man who had &...
06:00 2019-06-18

This Mouth-Shaped Coin Purse Is Freaking The Internet Out A Japanse DJ has come up with a unique coin purse that is currently freaking the Internet out. Shaped like a realistic human mouth, the coin purse has gone massively viral online....
13:24 2019-06-05

Top AI researchers race to detect ‘deepfake’ videos: ‘We are outgunned’ Researchers fear it is only a matter of time before the AI-generated fake videos are deployed for maximum damage — to sow confusion, fuel doubt or undermine an opponent, potentially on the eve of a Wh...
02:00 2019-06-13

Facebook won’t take down sinister Mark Zuckerberg ‘deepfake’ video Facebook will not remove a fake video of boss Mark Zuckerberg from Instagram that falsely portrays him boasting he can “control the future” thanks to stolen data. The doctored clip was upl...
17:24 2019-06-12

Instagram Not To Take Down Deepfake Video Of Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Instagram will not take down an ultra-realistic "deepfake video" posted on Tuesday of Facebook's chief executive bragging about controlling billions of people's "stolen" personal data....
06:48 2019-06-13

From the horse's mouth to the door to hell: Magnum's images of obsession Magnum Photographers choose images on the theme of obsession for the world-renowned agency’s latest square print sale, in which museum-quality prints are available for $100 for a limited five-day peri...
10:12 2019-06-11

Will Amazon or Walmart Be the First to Dribble Pre-Chewed Steak Directly Into My Mouth? On Friday, Walmart fired its latest salvo in the retail wars, announcing a bizarre scheme where a worker will physically stock your fridge while you watch from afar via livestream. This poses an obvi...
20:12 2019-06-07

How Do You Know When the President Is Lying? Sarah ‘Suckabee’ Sanders’ Mouth Is Moving White House press secretary Sarah “Suckabee” Sanders, a.k.a. Satan’s favorite kitten heel, said Thursday that President Trump didn’t plan his abrupt departure from a meeting with congressional leaders...
10:12 2019-05-24

Lance Armstrong should keep his mouth shut if he is serious about redemption | Richard Williams Sport often welcomes back a bad boy turned good but some offences lie so far beyond the pale a return is almost impossible despite protestationsSteve Smith and David Warner were booed during Australia...
05:48 2019-05-28

Samsung perfected its own deepfake AI, and it’s equal parts amazing and terrifying Imagine using a black and white photo of your great-grandparents to see what their facial expression would have looked like as they speak. That’s the kind of trick current technology can actuall...
17:24 2019-05-24

Tennis: Tsitsipas sets up mouth-watering Wawrinka clash in Paris Greek sixth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas dug deep to set up a potentially explosive fourth-round clash against Stan Wawrinka at the French Open, completing a 7-5 6-3 6-7(5) 7-6(6) victory against Serbian F...
20:00 2019-06-01

Let’s get real before deepfake videos corrupt our democracy | Hannah Jane Parkinson As Mark Zuckerberg has now discovered, digital trickery can make anyone say anything. It’s time to stop laughing along“Deepfake”: it sounds like the title of a James Bond film. But deepfakes are becom...
10:48 2019-06-15

'Deepfake' videos, other tech could threaten 2020 election, Dems fear The House Intelligence Committee heard from artificial intelligence experts in a meeting Thursday over the potential threat “deepfake” technology could pose on America’s national security leading up t...
10:00 2019-06-14

Doctors say a vape pen exploded in teen’s mouth, knocking out teeth and shattering his jaw The teen's mother said she heard a loud pop and saw her son run into the living room covering his mouth full of blood.        ...
19:00 2019-06-20

Raptors superfan Drake appears to have Warriors tattoos and a beef with Smash Mouth The Toronto native and hip-hop superstar, who was numbers inked in his arm that correspond to the jerseys of Steph Curry and Kevin Durant, was derided as a "glorified mascot" by the San Jose-based "Al...
08:12 2019-05-27

Bruins' Chara takes puck to mouth as Blues level Stanley Cup with Game 4 win St Louis beat Boston 4-2 in chaotic Game 4 to level series 2-2Zdeno Chara uncertain for Game 5 after painful injuryJust when the St Louis Blues had the Boston Bruins on their heels and chasing the gam...
15:24 2019-06-04

Jon Snow apologizes for final season of ‘Game of Thrones’ in viral deepfake video A deepfake video of Jon Snow apologizing for the final season of "Game of Thrones" – saying, “When the Starbucks cup is the smallest mistake, you know you f–ked up,” has gone viral....
17:24 2019-06-16

Instagram won't remove deepfake video of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, report says A deepfake video of Mark Zuckerberg recently appeared on Instagram and Facebook. The social networking site says it's leaving the video up.       ...
17:36 2019-06-12

Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara bloodied after taking puck to mouth in Game 4 Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara was left bloody after taking a puck to the face in the second period of Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final.        ...
05:24 2019-06-04

Bullshit Viral Videos of Nancy Pelosi Show Fake Content Doesn't Have to Be a Deepfake Two videos of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi have gone viral over the past 24 hours, raising ethical questions about the use of editing on social media. President Donald Trump even shared one of the video...
18:24 2019-05-24

Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara bloodied, leaves Game 4 early after taking puck to mouth Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara was left bloody after taking a puck to the face in the second period of Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final.        ...
09:00 2019-06-04

Boston Dynamics' creepy robot dog is going up for sale Videos of Boston Dynamics' robots have been the stuff of both awe and inspiration, as well as nightmares. Now, it appears the robots will be doing more than just performing parkour or dancing around o...
19:00 2019-06-07

Breast-feeding a 3.5-year-old isn’t creepy, it’s hilarious I decided to stop viewing the inability to get weaning to stick as a personal failure. I hadn’t created this breast-milk monster. She was like this on her own....
17:24 2019-05-28

Here's why the supernaturally creepy dragonfish has invisible teeth You might expect something called a deep-sea dragonfish to be a fearsome leviathan of the deep, dark ocean — and it is, if you happen to be one of the thumb-size ocean critters the dragonfish calls pr...
01:24 2019-06-07

After backlash over creepy look, ‘Sonic’ release will be delayed Fans, you can either have a bizarrely human-looking Sonic the Hedgehog this year, or you can have a less odd-looking Sonic the Hedgehog later. The makers of the movie based off the Sega video game ann...
03:12 2019-05-25

Boston Dynamics’ creepy dog-like robot is about to go on sale Boston Dynamics’ ambitions in the field of robotics have been the stuff that Internet virality is made of. The engineering and robotics company has already produced incredibly skillful machines that w...
19:12 2019-06-06

The Euro 2020 Mascot Is Just A Creepy Human Man Creating a mascot for your international sporting event can be fraught with peril. Izzy, originally Whatizit, was the mascot of the 1996 Olympics and is still mocked today. London’s mascots for the 20...
18:00 2019-06-18

These hyperrealistic wedding-cake toppers are just a little bit creepy This zany nuptial trend really takes the cake. Betrothed couples are swapping out traditional wedding-cake toppers for 3-D-printed, hyperrealistic mini statuettes — of themselves. “People were losing ...
02:36 2019-06-13

This creepy Timothée Chalamet puppet is terrifying the internet You can call him by his name, if you like. An eerie ventriloquist doll of “Call Me By Your Name” actor Timothée Chalamet is captivating social media. Found on eBay, the “one of a kin...
17:00 2019-06-10

Parasite review – creepy invasion of the lifestyle snatchers Bong Joon-ho’s bizarre black comedy about a rich Korean family and a poor one in a modern-day Downton Abbey situation gets its tendrils in youBong Joon-ho has returned to Cannes with a luxuriously wat...
02:12 2019-05-22

Ma review – Octavia Spencer kills it in creepy exploitation thriller The Oscar winner devours her role as a lonely woman preying on a group of teenagers in a patchy yet mostly entertaining cross between Carrie and MiseryThere’s a great deal of fun to be had hanging out...
19:00 2019-05-29

Creepy programmer builds AI algorithm to ‘expose’ adult actresses Yesterday, Yiqin Fu, a research associate at Yale University, tweeted a thread about a Chinese programmer who had claimed he had built an algorithm that had identified 100,000 adult actresses by cross...
18:24 2019-05-29

Creepy security footage has people wondering if Dobby is real Dobby is … free? Last week, Facebook user Vivian Gomez of La Junta, CO posted home security footage of someone or something who looks uncannily similar to Dobby, the skittish, big-eared “h...
18:24 2019-06-11

Ford wants this creepy robot to bring its autonomous deliveries to your door Autonomous deliveries and self-driving vehicles may be the future, but there are still a few gaps that need to be addressed -- namely that it's not always possible for people to leave their homes...
13:48 2019-05-22

Natalie Portman criticises 'creepy' Moby over 'disturbing' account of friendship Musician says in memoir the pair dated, but Portman disputes account, saying ‘my recollection is a much older man being creepy with me’Natalie Portman has criticised Moby for a “very disturbing” accou...
12:36 2019-05-22

The 100's Clarke Explores (Drawings of) Her Past in Creepy, Emotional Sneak Peek So either Clarke's not dead, or the afterlife is a room filled with emotional graffiti. At the very end of this week's episode of The 100, Josephine (Eliza Taylor) went to sleep......
03:36 2019-06-15

Natalie Portman Speaks Out About Moby's ''Disturbing'' Dating Claims: He Was ''Being Creepy'' Natalie Portman is setting the record straight on her rumored relationship with the singer Moby. In his tell-all memoir, the singer claimed to engage in a brief but romantic fling with......
05:36 2019-05-22

Aubrey Plaza talks the new Child’s Play while reviewing creepy cinematic dolls Chucky the killer doll is back for the upcoming Child’s Play remake, this time manifesting, in the dulcet tones of Aubrey Plaza, as a crazed AI nightmare. Now, Plaza, who stars in the film, joined Van...
18:48 2019-06-13

The final season of Jessica Jones gets a premiere date and a sufficiently creepy teaser Netflix just revealed the premiere date for season three of Jessica Jones, the last living bastion of Netflix’s soon-to-be defunct Marvel Universe. In a quick teaser for the final season, a shaky walk...
21:48 2019-05-28

'Deepfake' videos can be generated with a single photo, research paper says A paper written by researchers at Samsung's artificial intelligence center show how 'deepfake' footage can be created with just a single image.        ...
22:00 2019-05-24

Aubrey Plaza and Gabriel Bateman of Child's Play rate our creepy doll collection Bloodthirsty plaything Chucky returns to cinemas next week in Child’s Play, this time taking the form of a crazed AI toy with the voice of Mark Hamill. Aubrey Plaza also stars as Karen Barclay, gives ...
18:48 2019-06-14

Anthony Bourdain, in Your Words A year after Mr. Bourdain’s death, we’re looking back at what readers at the time had to say about the iconoclastic chef and crusader for food justice....
01:12 2019-06-08

There Are 472,000 Words in the Dictionary. For the Spelling Bee, That May Not Be Enough. The winners of the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee had more in common than an aptitude for spelling: six of the eight used the same coaching program....
03:48 2019-06-01

Meet the Deepfake Zuck, Same as the Flesh Zuck Mark Zuckerberg may be famed for looking and acting like a (slightly damp) synthetic being trying to infiltrate human society, but a team of artists working with advertising company Canny appears to b...
04:12 2019-06-12

War Of Words Between BJP Lawmakers In Madhya Pradesh Within weeks of a landslide Lok Sabha win for the BJP in Madhya Pradesh, rifts have surfaced in the party. Ganesh Singh, the four-time parliamentarian from Satna Lok Sabha seat, has spoken in a......
22:24 2019-06-03

Iran, U.S. in war of words after U.S. drone shot down Iran on Thursday shot down a U.S. military drone it said was on a spy mission over its territory but Washington said the aircraft was targeted in international air space in "an unprovoked attack"....
17:36 2019-06-20

Eight tie in U.S. spelling bee as organizers run out of challenging words 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 U.S. word contest started in 1925....
09:48 2019-05-31

Broken bee? Spelling experts say tougher words are out there The Scripps National Spelling Bee suffered a body blow when eight kids ended up co-champions because they were simply too accomplished to stumble over any of the words Scripps threw at them....
01:48 2019-06-01

Trump Uses Swear Words Like 'Crap' and the Times Is ON IT If at some point over the past few years you’ve had the unfortunate privilege of hearing Donald Trump push wet noises from his puckered mouth-hole, then you probably know that the president of the Uni...
14:48 2019-05-21

UK PM candidate Johnson says sorry for any offence his words have caused Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain's next prime minister, apologised on Tuesday for any offence caused over his earlier comments, including those when he described Muslim women wearing burqa...
00:12 2019-06-19

Industry bigwigs explain ‘blockchain’ in as few words as possible The blockchain and cryptocurrency industry is always changing. Every week there seems to be new legislation, new technological developments, or new scandals capturing the headlines. It can be tough tr...
13:24 2019-06-19

Rahm Emanuel, Chicago’s Departing Mayor, in His Own Words In an interview, Mr. Emanuel reflected on the travails of running the nation’s third-largest city, what he got right and wrong, and why he is passing the baton....
15:12 2019-05-21

James Holzhauer’s losing ‘Jeopardy!’ wager, in his own words Trivia titan James Holzhauer, who saw his jaw-dropping 32-game “Jeopardy!” winning streak come to an end on Monday’s episode, blamed his downfall on Drake in his first messages since...
05:12 2019-06-04

Memorable words from the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee Here are some memorable words that were used in Thursday's final rounds of the Scripps National Spelling Bee: VARSOVIENNE: A graceful dance similar to a mazurka....
02:36 2019-05-31

Magic Johnson was a Lakers bully nightmare from his first words The smiling, happy-go-lucky Magic Johnson, who simply seemed out of his element running a basketball team, was a malicious cutthroat behind closed doors. According to a lengthy report from ESPN’...
19:01 2019-05-28

Drake, Dubs' Green exchange words after game Raptors superfan Drake exchanged words with Golden State's Draymond Green after Toronto won Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Prior to Thursday's game, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league office had ...
07:36 2019-05-31

U.S.-China trade war of words heads for Fox cable TV face-off China's war of words with the United States over their escalating trade dispute will reach a crescendo of sorts when a broadcaster from Chinese state television debates a Fox Business host in prime ti...
00:48 2019-05-30

Canada's Climate Emergency Declaration Is Just Empty Words On Monday, Canada’s Liberal Party voted en masse to declare a climate emergency in the House of Commons. Then on Tuesday, the Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau approved the Trans Mountain Pipeline...
19:48 2019-06-19

National Spelling Bee, at a Loss for Words, Crowns 8 Co-Champions A group of adolescents broke the Scripps National Spelling Bee, with eight contestants crowned co-champions after the competition said it was running out of challenging words....
09:00 2019-05-31

Opera's New Web Browser Lets You Set CPU, RAM Limits Opera Software has released a new web browser targeted at gamers. Opera GX lets users control CPU and RAM usage using a new panel built inside the browser....
15:12 2019-06-12

Man reports 'weird and creepy' home break in: Nothing taken, house cleaned Nate Roman, 44, said the beds were made, the rugs vacuumed and the toilets scrubbed in his Marlborough, Massachusetts home.        ...
03:48 2019-05-24

Kevin Durant’s first words after Achilles injury: ‘I’m hurting deep’ The Warriors’ win eased a small portion of Kevin Durant’s injury pain. Durant wasn’t on the ScotiaBank Arena floor to witness Golden State hold on to beat the Raptors 106-105 in Game 5 of the NBA Fina...
11:24 2019-06-11

War Of Words Among Congress Leaders In Jyotiraditya Scindia's Review Meet A verbal spat broke out among Congress leaders of West Uttar pradesh during a review meeting called by party general secretary Jyotiraditya Scindia to discuss Lok Sabha polls results on Tuesday....
20:36 2019-06-11

Can you spell these 12 challenging words? Scripps National Spelling Bee finalists could The 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals are set and just 50 spellers remain. Here are 12 challenging words they faced in preliminary rounds.        ...
20:36 2019-05-30

It only takes two words for Chase Utley to re-live Mets hate Chase Utley has a new job, but the same goal: Upset Mets fans. Utley recently started as a studio analyst with SportsNet LA, and Tuesday night he sat down for an interview to exchange perspectives wit...
03:00 2019-06-13

Not Surprisingly, It's Bad News When The Words "Orioles" And "Dingers" And "Record" Appear In The Same Sentence Home runs are up across baseball. The woeful Baltimore Orioles will not be the only team whose pitchers give up what in previous eras would’ve been considered nauseating dinger totals. Still, statisti...
10:48 2019-05-22

Here are some words of inspiration, courtesy of the queens of RuPaul's Drag Race If you woke up today feeling shitty about yourself, let the queens of RuPaul’s Drag Race’s eleventh season lift your spirits up with some words of inspiration....
02:36 2019-05-24

UPDATE 1-U.S.-China trade war of words heads for Fox cable TV face-off China's war of words with the United States over their escalating trade dispute will reach a crescendo of sorts when a broadcaster from Chinese state television debates a Fox Business host in prime ti...
01:12 2019-05-30

LeBron James’ first words after Lakers’ Anthony Davis trade LeBron James waited months for this. “Ad on da way!!” Why finally, after the Lakers and Pelicans pulled the trigger on an Anthony Davis trade Saturday night. “Let’s get it bro!...
21:00 2019-06-16

View Definitions and Pronunciations For Words While You Read Websites With This Extension Even the most avid readers among us occasionally run into words that we don’t quite know the meaning of. My typical move, in that case, is to copy/paste the word into Google in another tab and see wha...
21:24 2019-05-25

Klay Thompson’s stunning words to Steve Kerr after tearing ACL Klay Thompson wasn’t acting or talking like he had just suffered a devastating injury. The Warriors star tore his ACL after an awkward landing with 2:22 left in the third quarter of Game 6 of th...
23:12 2019-06-14

Natalie Portman calls Moby an 'older man being creepy,' denies relationship rumors Portman is disputing claims made by Moby that the two dated decades ago, prompting the musician to double down on a story from his memoir.        ...
17:24 2019-05-22

Brave now lets you tip people on Twitter with cryptocurrency You can now tip your favorite Twitter users directly with cryptocurrency with the latest build of the Chromium-based open source browser Brave. The latest Nightly build of Brave will let users send di...
18:36 2019-05-24

iOS 13 lets you know if you're deleting apps with active subscriptions Over the past few months, Apple made changes to iOS subscriptions in an effort to make them more user-friendly and transparent. Now, MacStories EIC Federico Viticci has unearthed another subscription-...
11:48 2019-06-18

Pose lets Blanca be the hero of her own story Early on in “Worth It,” Angel sits Blanca down and tells her she needs a makeover. She’s being practical and a little harsh but ultimately comes from a place of love. Angel points out that Blanca prob...
08:48 2019-06-19

EE now lets you watch BBC iPlayer and YouTube without using up your data Getting more free data when on the move is always welcome and that's especially true when it comes to streaming video. Well, BBC iPlayer and YouTube are both now completely data-allowance free fo...
18:24 2019-06-18

Amazon's 'Live Mode' lets you try on makeup via its app Cosmetics giant L'Oreal announced last year that it was buying augmented reality beauty app maker ModiFace. Since then it's deployed virtual makeup try-ons across a number of its own brands,...
15:48 2019-06-04

The 1999 horror cult classic 'The Blair Witch Project' is getting a creepy new video game A video game inspired by the Maryland-based horror film “The Blair Witch Project” is expected to come to PCs and Xboxes in August.        ...
15:36 2019-06-10

Daniel Jones’ striking words shouldn’t be forgotten in Giants hoopla In his last comments to the media before training camp in six weeks, Pat Shurmur stirred up a possible quarterback competition. The Giants coach said Eli Manning is the starter, but first-round pick D...
08:24 2019-06-12

Serpentine Galleries Chief Quits, With Harsh Words for Activist Artists Yana Peel resigned after a newspaper revealed she had connections to a cybersecurity firm whose spyware has been used by governments to track journalists and activists....
14:36 2019-06-18

"Move On": Reprieve For Prashant Kishor In Nitish Kumar's Words To Media Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's number two in the party, Prashant Kishor, is about to offer his top-rated poll-winning consultancy to Mamata Banerjee....
16:24 2019-06-10

Watch Dogs: Legion lets you play as anyone with permadeath Watch Dogs: Legion is coming soon. It takes place in a post-Brexit London where things are ... bad. And you can play as almost any character.Read More...
22:48 2019-06-10

This Compact System Lets Scientists See Biological Molecules in a Whole New Way Researchers have combined laser techniques and an ingenious detection scheme in order to create a powerful new molecule-imaging system—a quicker, easier way to determine the identity of microscopic mo...
02:48 2019-06-08

Bird's purchase of Scoot lets it back into San Francisco You knew it was just a matter of time before there was further consolidation in the e-scooter world. Bird is acquiring Scoot in a move that both describe as a matter of "scale" -- that is, it'll ...
23:24 2019-06-12

Comcast has developed a remote that lets you control a TV with your eyes Comcast has created a system for controlling a TV with nothing more than a glance. The system, called Xfinity X1 eye control, is designed for people living with physical disabilities that prevent them...
17:36 2019-06-17

Stamp lets people put Harriet Tubman on $20 bill The rollout of the redesigned $20 bill may have been pushed back, but people can still put Harriet Tubman on their bills.        ...
22:48 2019-05-24

Watch: This "Crazy Rat Lady" Lets Critters Crawl All Over Her At London's upmarket Hampstead, Veronica Diaz lives with her seven rats, a cat and a hamster. The self-proclaimed "crazy rat lady" reveals that the much-maligned rodents are allowed to cuddle with......
09:36 2019-05-23

Apple lets loose first-ever MacBook Pro with an 8-core processor Apple's 15-inch MacBook Pro now officially supports Intel's latest 9th-generation Core processors (CPUs) – specifically, one of its 8-core Intel Core i9 parts at the highest end of it...
22:12 2019-05-21

Github lets you donate to your favorite developers and apps GitHub announced today that it is opening up the beta of GitHub Sponsors, a new feature that will let users financially support their favorite developers and open source applications. The digital tip ...
21:00 2019-05-23

Vodafone Now Lets You Add 5 Family Members to Its Rs. 999 Postpaid Plan Vodafone has launched Rs. 999, Rs. 899, Rs. 749, Rs. 598, Rs. 499, and Rs. 399 postpaid plans with unlimited voice calls and up to 200GB data benefits....
18:24 2019-06-06

Statue of Liberty Museum lets you check her out from head to toe “Head, shoulders, knees and toes … knees and toes … eyes and ears and mouth and nose … ” I couldn’t help thinking of the children’s ditty while visiting the new Statue of Liber...
00:48 2019-05-25

Dreams: The PS4 game that lets you design and share your own reality Dreams, a groundbreaking new Playstation 4 game, lets everyone build their own exciting worlds by playing at being a developer - only without all that coding...
16:24 2019-05-21

Our Father: Pope Francis approves changes to words of Lord's Prayer, reports say Instead of saying, "Lead us not into temptation," Catholics will say, Do not let us fall into temptation" during the Lord's Prayer, or Our Father.        ...
21:48 2019-06-06

Scholars Get Closer to Words of Buddha as They Unravel Oldest Buddhist Scrolls in the World The oldest Buddhist scrolls ever discovered were made on birch bark and spent two millennia folded in clay pots, in a cave, situated along the northern border of Afghanistan and Pakistan, and now they...
22:48 2019-06-16

U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland finds inspiration in words of friend Amy Bockerstette Amy Bockerstette, a Phoenix golfer who has Down syndrome, and U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland have developed a close bond.       ...
10:24 2019-06-17

Draymond Green exchanges words with Drake after NBA Finals Game 1 loss to Raptors Draymond Green didn't leave the court quietly follow the Warriors' Game 1 loss, engaging in a tense exchange with Raptors superfan Drake.        ...
09:12 2019-05-31

Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in unprecedented 8-way championship tie after organizers run out of challenging words OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in unprecedented 8-way championship tie after organizers run out of challenging words. The post Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in unprecede...
07:24 2019-05-31

Gregg Williams excitable and revealing in first Jets words: ‘Culture beats strategy’ Gregg Williams has been the Jets’ defensive coordinator since January, but Thursday was the first time he stood at the Atlantic Health Training Center podium to speak to the media. Starting with a cor...
19:24 2019-06-13

Justice committee will expunge Christchurch shooter’s words after Tory MP read them into record The vote to expunge the words of the Christchurch shooter came after Conservative MP Michael Cooper read them into the record while attacking a Muslim witness....
16:48 2019-06-04

'Game of Thrones' VR experience lets you join the Night's Watch If you haven't quite come to terms with Game of Thrones ending, you might be pleased to learn there's a VR title based on the series arriving this week called Beyond The Wall. You'll jo...
19:00 2019-05-30

Obior lets you create and host a website in minutes—and for just $20/year With Obior, complete web novices can get an attractive, functioning website up and open in minutes. Just choose your template, follow the simple step-by-step guide to fully customize its look and feel...
16:24 2019-05-30

Mac security hole reportedly lets attackers bypass app safeguards Apple may have another Gatekeeper security flaw on its hands. Researcher Filippo Cavallarin has detailed a macOS vulnerability that he said would let attackers install malware without the usual permi...
11:48 2019-05-26

Coherence lets any developer create persistent online games The future of many games is supposedly online, but there's a problem: it can take a massive amount of effort to create and run the infrastructure for a persistent online world. Coherence thinks ...
16:36 2019-06-03

Twitter now lets guests join your live video broadcasts Twitter will start letting broadcasters on its app open up their livestreams to guests, similar to what it brought to Periscope in February. The new feature, which is now rolling out to Twitter's...
22:00 2019-05-29

Apple now lets you share songs and movies with friends via AirPods Apple revealed Audio Sharing at today’s WWDC event. Now, if you want to share a song or a video with a friend, you’ll be able to do so wirelessly by sending the audio to their AirPods. The company did...
20:36 2019-06-03

Antony Gormley’s virtual reality adventure lets you ski on the moon Best known for his figures celebrating the human form, Antony Gormley’s latest endeavour is an epic virtual reality project letting you fly through space...
15:00 2019-05-21

Entrepreneur's new app lets you book events in London while on the move An entrepreneur has created an app which will provide tourists and Londoners with a one-stop shop to book instant tickets for attractions across the capital....
10:12 2019-06-08

Can't make it to the theater? BroadwayHD lets you stream Broadway instead Inspired by the Tony's but can't make it to Broadway? BroadwayHD lets you stream some classic shows instead. Sorry, no "Hamilton."        ...
21:12 2019-06-06

High court lets Virginia voting go ahead under redrawn map WASHINGTON (AP) — Voters will elect lawmakers to the Virginia House of Delegates using a map seen as favorable to Democrats, under a ruling from the Supreme Court. The justices’ 5-4 decision Mon...
16:48 2019-06-17

MIT CSAIL’s AI system lets wearers control robots with their biceps Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) describe a system that lets wearers control robots with arm muscles.Read More...
18:24 2019-05-22

Cop drama ‘City on a Hill’ lets Bacon go gritty and greasy The summer is always a good time to launch a good crime story on TV. If “Big Little Lies” trades in California house porn, rich white lady supremacy and the cattiest dialogue since 1939’s “The Women,”...
06:00 2019-06-14

Tinder's new feature lets users choose up to three sexual orientations Starting this month, the app will include a new "orientation" feature, which allows users to choose from several terms to describe their sexual orientation....
13:24 2019-06-05

Fortnite's latest item lets you throw health at your teammates Never a week goes by without Epic Games adding something new to Fortnite. In the past month alone, we've seen the Storm Flip, Proximity Grenade Launcher and even an Air Jordan 1 collaboration. As...
11:48 2019-06-18

UPlay+ subscription lets you play every Ubisoft game on PC and Stadia Enlarge / Just a few of the titles and franchises coming to Ubisoft's UPlay+ service. (credit: Ubisoft) LOS ANGELES—At its E3 press conference today, Ubisoft announced a new subscription service cal...
01:24 2019-06-11

‘Heartbroken’: Weinstein Accusers Say $44 Million Settlement Lets Him Off the Hook Two actresses who have sued the movie producer said they would not sign on, jeopardizing the proposed deal. Others expressed anger and disappointment....
04:48 2019-05-25

Lisa Vanderpump Apologizes for "Poor Choice of Words" After Transphobic Comment About Erika Jayne Lisa Vanderpump is publicly apologizing for some comments she made on Tuesday night's episode of Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Some background: Vanderpump Dogs executive director......
02:36 2019-05-23

Google’s Game Builder lets you create 3D titles without coding — for free! On its blog today, Google talked up Game Builder, its sandbox for desktops that lets you create 3D games without having to write any code (though you can if you want to). It’s available now on Steam, ...
12:48 2019-06-14

A Built-in Breathalyzer Lets This Grown Up Tamagotchi Toy Join You For a Night of Drinking The Tamagotchi has come a long way in the past twenty years. There’s a lot you can now do with the virtual pets (get married!) but they’re still mostly targeted at kids. So the designers at MTN GODS d...
00:24 2019-06-05

Unique genetic adaptation lets deep-sea fish see color in the darkness While people and other vertebrates are color blind in dim light, some deep-sea fish may possess keen color vision to thrive in the near total darkness of their extreme environment thanks to a unique g...
15:24 2019-05-21

Dogs evolved a special muscle that lets them make puppy dog eyes It’s their “puppy dog eyes” that really help dogs melt our hearts – now we know they are created by a facial muscle that is lacking in the closely related wolf...
23:24 2019-06-17

U.S. court lets Trump transgender military ban stand, orders new review A U.S. appeals court handed President Donald Trump a victory in his effort to ban most transgender people from the military, ordering a judge to reconsider her ruling against the policy, which the U.S...
03:48 2019-06-15

Without Wires or Bluetooth, This Case Lets You Add Buttons and Scroll Wheels to Your Smartphone It won’t be long before smartphones ditch every last physical button, but is that necessarily a good thing? Fewer components in a device means more profit for manufacturers, but users are left having ...
22:48 2019-06-12

The brilliant way iOS 13 lets you find lost devices that aren’t even connected to a network Several rumors that preceded Apple’s WWDC 2019 keynote said that the Find My iPhone and Find My Friends app would be merged into a single entity called Find My once iOS 13 and macOS 10.15 rolled...
18:24 2019-06-06

Modder Explains How He Created That Cool Bloodborne Mod That Lets You Control Enemies You might have recently seen a cool Bloodborne mod floating around Twitter early this week. The mod allows a player, using a modded copy of the game, to take control of enemies by locking on to them. ...
23:24 2019-05-25

How James Gunn's superhero-horror mash-up 'Brightburn' perfected its creepy kid villain An ultra-creepy DIY costume and a hint of realism helped James Gunn's new film 'Brightburn' make hay out of mashing up superhero and horror genres.       ...
18:12 2019-05-22

Late Night review – battle of words in the TV writers' room | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week Mindy Kaling stirs up the stale, male writing team behind Emma Thompson’s talk show in this warm and witty comedy‘I wish I was a woman of colour so I could get a job with zero qualification!” The auth...
17:12 2019-06-05

Watch: Yankees' Gleyber Torres leaves Orioles announcer Gary Thorne at loss for words New York Yankees shortstop Gleyber Torres left Baltimore play-by-play announcer Gary Thorne speechless as the slugger continued to torment the Orioles this season....
00:36 2019-05-24

World of Warcraft Classic stress test lets subscribers play for 48 hours World of Warcraft Classic has been in closed beta since the middle of May, but ahead of the launch on August 27, the game is running a series of stress tests, and there’s one happening on June ...
11:00 2019-06-19

Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick lets Portugal survive bizarre VAR penalty for Swiss What more can be said about the man? He is 35 on his next birthday and even the greats reach a point when the only opponent they cannot beat is their age. Not Cristiano Ronaldo, though – or not yet, a...
23:24 2019-06-05

Ajit Pai’s robocall plan lets carriers charge for new call-blocking tools Enlarge (credit: ullstein bild | Getty Images) Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is calling on carriers to block robocalls by default without waiting for consumers to opt in to ca...
14:48 2019-05-21

Mastercard lets transgender users choose names on their cards (if banks agree) Mastercard, one of the two dominant U.S. payment networks, is introducing debit and credit cards that will let transgender users select whatever name they want — as long as the bank that issues the ca...
02:12 2019-06-18

England extra-time misery after John Stones’ blunder lets in Netherlands It was an ignominious way for England to lose and a reminder, perhaps, that no matter the scale of improvement under Gareth Southgate it is still easy sometimes to slip into bad old habits – in this c...
04:24 2019-06-07

Synative lets game developers build playable Google Play demos Synative has announced that developers can use its Synative Playable Studio to create playable game demos -- a relatively new form of advertising.Read More...
18:00 2019-06-18

T-Mobile lets you save big on select phone accessories (limited time offer) If you're a T-Mobile customer, you might want to know that the magenta carrier is currently offering a wide selection of phone accessories at discounted prices. Thus, for a limited time, you can buy s...
22:36 2019-06-03

Trump Posts Fake News on Twitter, Shares Spliced Video of Nancy Pelosi Stumbling Over Her Words President Trump is so scared of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) that he had to post a spliced video of her stumbling over her words because he doesn’t know how to deal with powerful women who th...
23:00 2019-05-24

Apple lets users track menstrual cycles on Health app, Watch with software update Apple's adds Cycle Tracker to the Health app and Watch to record menstruation cycles and patterns, jumping into an industry with over 1,000 apps.       ...
20:36 2019-06-09

Morgan Stanley lets clients use donor-advised funds focused on drug discovery Morgan Stanley is teaming up with the Harrington Discovery Institute to let clients make targeted donations to help fuel the creation of new treatments for diseases....
00:36 2019-06-05

Pelosi warns Democrats that Republicans can exploit their words as controversy continues over Ocasio-Cortez’s ‘concentration camp’ comments The House Speaker said she was not “up to date” on the freshman lawmaker’s characterization but said members need to be careful given the “politically charged atmosphere.”...
20:12 2019-06-19

Amazon's latest Kindle Oasis lets you adjust the screen color for easier reading at night Amazon announced an all-new Kindle Oasis on Wednesday morning with a feature that lets you adjust the screen to warmer tones for easier reading at night....
15:36 2019-06-19

Apple lets users track menstrual period cycles on Health app, Watch with software update Apple's adds Cycle Tracker to the Health app and Watch to record menstruation cycles and patterns, jumping into an industry with over 1,000 apps.        ...
11:12 2019-06-07

Hong Kong lets protesters' deadline to scrap extradition bill pass, setting stage for further demos Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam appeared to ignore a Thursday deadline set by some protesters to withdraw an extradition bill that she promoted then postponed, setting the stage for a new wave of demonstr...
14:24 2019-06-20

This clever $60 gadget lets you control your garage door and monitor it from anywhere using an app on your phone, which is good news for safe package deliveries Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our repor...
23:12 2019-06-17

"It's Not Just About a Hot Body!" Khloe Kardashian Shares Inspiring Words In Revenge Body Season 3 Supertease Revenge isn't easy. Khloe Kardashian warns the new Revenge Body participants just that in the season 3 supertease. While the latest promo promises "a transformational......
17:36 2019-06-19

Trump starts U.K. state visit with war of words, calling London mayor 'stone cold loser' A state visit is one of the highest honors the UK government can bestow on a foreign leader. Trump began his by insulting London's mayor.        ...
12:12 2019-06-03

This stamp lets you put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill in an act of 'civil disobedience' After Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin announced the delay of a Harriet Tubman $20 bill, some are turning to a stamp in an act of civil disobedience.        ...
21:24 2019-05-24

'T-Rex arms:' Keith Thurman lets the Manny Pacquiao insults fly at news conference If creative insults are the measure, Keith Thurman beat Manny Pacquiao by TKO during a news conference to promote their July 20 boxing match.        ...
05:36 2019-05-23

Apple's Voice Control Feature Lets You Use Your Mac or iPhone With Only Your Voice Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference keynote is a time for company execs to stand on a big stage and shout a bunch of new features and changes to a bunch of clapping geeks. While many of these chang...
01:48 2019-06-04

A United pilot paid for a stranded college student's flight: 'There are no words' A United Airlines pilot helped a stranded college student from Hawaii by paying for her flight back to school after her plane was diverted.       ...
20:12 2019-06-17

Meghan McCain hurls harsh words at Joy Behar on 'The View' but it doesn't affect friendship "... Women can debate on TV in a spirited way without it being personal," Meghan McCain said after directing an expletive at "View" co-host Joy Behar.        ...
23:12 2019-06-19

Meghan McCain hurls harsh words Joy Behar on 'The View' but it doesn't affect friendship "... Women can debate on TV in a spirited way without it being personal," Meghan McCain said after directing an expletive at "View" co-host Joy Behar.        ...
19:00 2019-06-19

Apple Man Has Words For Non-Apple Men and Women Apple and CEO Tim Cook have always branded the company as fundamentally different from its competitors on privacy. iOS devices collect and use less data on their users than companies like Google and ...
06:00 2019-06-17

'Downton Abbey' exhibit lets fans go upstairs, downstairs with drama's sets, costumes An exhibition featuring costumes and set recreations from the popular British period drama opend Nov. 18 in New York before traveling around the U.S.        ...
18:24 2019-05-21

Ava DuVernay lets Trump 'speak for himself' in Central Park Five series 'When They See Us' Netflix's "When They See Us" reminds viewers how Donald Trump called for the death penalty for teenagers in the 1989 Central Park Five case.        ...
17:01 2019-06-03

Sophie Turner is down to star in the Boy George biopic, and who among us doesn't want that? Following the success of Bohemian Rhapsody and Rocketman, Hollywood is stocking up on ’80s-centric musician biopics. The next one on the docket is a biopic about Culture Club frontman and British pop ...
18:12 2019-06-18

Annie Potts basically confirms Janine is returning for Jason Reitman's new Ghostbusters Over the past few weeks, a handful of stars from the original Ghostbusters movies have confirmed or strongly hinted at their return for the new reboot/sequel/whatever it is, directed by Jason Reitman ...
18:12 2019-06-18

No employees were harmed in the making of Netflix's new prank show starring 'Stranger Things' actor Netflix clarified the premise of its "Prank Encounters" show starring "Stranger Things" actor Gaten Matarazzo after massive internet backlash. The company said all participants came in with the expect...
18:12 2019-06-18

President Trump’s Tax Law Has Made Americans Less Generous, Charities Say (Bloomberg) — Americans gave less money to charities last year partly because the Republican tax law changes made many people ineligible for tax breaks that can inspire donations. Giving by indi...
18:12 2019-06-18

This Scrapped Game of Thrones Scene Would've Changed Everything What could have been for Cersei Lannister... Game of Thrones star Lena Headey appeared at a comic book convention in Munich, Germany, where she revealed a key scene that was totally......
18:24 2019-06-18

Chrissy Teigen Hilariously Proves Makeup Isn't Just For Your Face Just another day in hair and makeup! Chrissy Teigen's glam team got up close and personal with their client on Tuesday. The Cravings author took to Instagram to share a hilarious......
18:24 2019-06-18

Should You Apply for Jobs You Don't Want? Reddit user MrNumber28 asked, “Some days I wonder if I would get paid more working for a different company. I am happy at my job with the work I do, but would obviously love to be paid more. Is it wro...
18:24 2019-06-18

Jezebel Manhattan Has Declared War Against Sofia Coppola | Deadspin Matt Carpenter Beats A Marlins S Jezebel Manhattan Has Declared War Against Sofia Coppola | Deadspin Matt Carpenter Beats A Marlins Shift With A Standup Bunt Double | Splinter This Is Wildly Racist Even for Tucker Carlson | The Root ...
18:24 2019-06-18

The one high-summer wardrobe essential to invest in With jeans, shorts or a statement cocktail skirt, there's nothing basic about the perfect cotton shirt. Emma McCarthy celebrates the revival of a classic...
18:36 2019-06-18

Celtics' Horford will decline player option, become free agent Boston Celtics center Al Horford is expected to decline his $30.1 million player option for the 2019-20 season and become an unrestricted free agent....
18:36 2019-06-18

Ants invade United Airlines flight from Italy to Newark Passengers aboard a United Airlines flight from Italy to New Jersey were left bugging out — thanks to an invasion of ants in the cabin. The six-legged insects spilled out from a bag in the overh...
18:36 2019-06-18

Boost for Boeing as BA owner backs grounded 737 MAX jet Boeing won a major vote of confidence at the Paris Airshow on Tuesday as British Airways owner IAG signed a letter of intent to buy 200 of its 737 MAX aircraft that have been grounded since March afte...
18:36 2019-06-18

White House's Kudlow: U.S. looking for 'enforceable' trade deal with China - Fox The United States wants to continue trade discussions with China that focus on structural changes and enforcement mechanisms when talks continue late this month during the G20 summit in Japan, White H...
18:36 2019-06-18

Diabetes Diet: How To Add Jamun To Your Diet If You Are A Diabetic (Recipes Inside) What makes this summer fruit so special for diabetics? How else one can add them to their diet other than eating them as is? We have all the answers!...
18:48 2019-06-18

10 unique destinations to experience the great outdoors There's no better time to get outside than summer. It's the prime season for hiking, camping, biking and exploring the great outdoors.       ...
18:48 2019-06-18

UN health agency steps up fight against ‘invisible pandemic’ of antimicrobial resistance As resistance to antibiotics grows, the World Health Organization (WHO) has launched the latest stage of its campaign to fight this deadly health risk – likened by the agency to an “invisible pandemic...
19:00 2019-06-18

AOC hits out on Twitter at 'shrieking Republicans' criticizing her comparison of border facilities to concentration camps Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., has taken aim at "shrieking Republicans" who criticized her for comparing border facilities at the U.S.-Mexico border to concentration camps....
19:00 2019-06-18

Border Patrol Council VP slams Ocasio-Cortez's 'disgusting' comparison of border facilities to 'concentration camps' The vice president of the National Border Patrol Council (NBPC) slammed Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for comparing border facilities to concentration camps....
19:00 2019-06-18

Jon Stewart slams Mitch McConnell over 9/11 victim fund on Stephen Colbert's show Jon Stewart lashed out at Sen. Mitch McConnell, saying that he was using the 9/11 community as a "political pawn."        ...
19:00 2019-06-18

Meet the father of the Polestar 1 When Polestar CEO Thomas Ingenlath picked Joakim Rydholm to be the lead development engineer for the company’s first model as a stand-alone brand Rydholm thought about it "for maybe a second and then ...
19:12 2019-06-18

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign with $7 million fundraising blitz President Trump launched a fundraising blitz to collect $7 million for the kick-off of his re-election campaign Tuesday evening in Orlando. ​”​Tonight I’m officially launching my Second Term Pre...
19:24 2019-06-18

More Mexican troops arrive at Guatemalan border Mexico deployed more troops to its southern border with Guatemala on Monday amid growing evidence that the heightened military presence was deterring some migrants from trying to cross the border. (Ju...
19:24 2019-06-18

1 dead in Mexico helicopter crash, gunmen fire at responders Mexican authorities say a helicopter crash killed the male pilot and injured three women, and then police who went to the scene were fired on by gunmen...
19:24 2019-06-18

US preschoolers getting less obese, study finds Preschoolers on government food aid have grown a little less pudgy, a U.S. study found, offering fresh evidence that previous signs of declining obesity rates weren't a fluke....
19:36 2019-06-18

QBs Are Getting More Expensive. Here's How NFL Teams Can Pay Them And Still Win. Quarterback is the one NFL position that has seen consistent, top-of-the-market contract growth in recent years. This offseason, Russell Wilson and Ben Roethlisberger pushed that to new heights, with ...
19:36 2019-06-18

Scientists can predict medical conditions off your Facebook posts In a world of digital addicts, oversharing on social media is often seen as a character flaw — but a new study reveals it might actually be good for your health. Researchers from Penn Medicine and Sto...
19:36 2019-06-18

Auditor: Owsley Co. Clerk Not Fulfilling Her Duties FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – Kentucky State Auditor Mike Harmon released a report on a 2016 audit of the Owsley County Clerk’s office. Harmon stated that Shann Oliver “is not fulfilling...
19:36 2019-06-18

Bellarmine Accepts ASUN Invitation; Knights Will Rise To NCAA Division I In 2020 LOUISVILLE (March 18, 2019) — Bellarmine University’s president, Dr. Susan M. Donovan, announced today that she has accepted an invitation for the university to join the ASUN Conference. The move will...
19:36 2019-06-18

The Latest: Orlando Sentinel says it won’t endorse Trump ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on planned protests of President Trump’s reelection announcement in Florida (all times local): 12:45 p.m. The hometown paper of the Florida city where Donald Trum...
19:36 2019-06-18

Family Offering $15,000 Reward In Savannah Spurlock Case MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The family of Savannah Spurlock has increased their reward in the search for the missing mother of four. Savannah Spurlock has been missing since January. Surveilla...
19:36 2019-06-18

High school student charged with distributing laced candy COURTLAND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia high school student has surrendered to authorities over accusations she distributed candy laced with an unknown substance to fellow students, sending up to eight to th...
19:36 2019-06-18

Blues’ Zach Sanford throws up during Stanley Cup parade Zach Sanford made the Blues’ victory parade on Saturday one St. Louis will never forget. While celebrating his team’s first-ever Stanley Cup championship, the 24-year-old forward was filme...
19:36 2019-06-18

The inside story of why Michelle Beadle’s ESPN future is in peril Michelle Beadle’s ESPN career is in peril mostly because of things no one sees on the air, according to sources. Beadle makes $5 million per year, but refuses to take care of the responsibilities outs...
19:36 2019-06-18

NBA Draft 2019 scouting report: The best international players International prospects are the closest thing we have to a mystery in the NBA draft. For college players, there’s a library of games, a litany of nationally televised appearances, competition of...
19:36 2019-06-18

The only thing that separates Ja Morant from RJ Barrett The Knicks may get themselves a potential All-Star on Thursday just by waiting for Memphis to select. According to Ryan Blake, draft consultant to the NBA, the Knicks can’t go wrong with the third pic...
19:36 2019-06-18

Boeing wins first new order for 737 Max since grounding from British Airways parent The order for 200 737 Max jets from British Airways-parent IAG was a vote of confidence to Boeing's beleaguered aircraft following two fatal crashes....
19:48 2019-06-18

It’s '90s Nostalgia Week With Toy Story, Crash Bandicoot, And A Spiritual Successor To Castlevania This week we’re taking simulated vacations, making new friends, and reconnecting with old friends too. Here’s your heads up for the things making waves, both big and small, this week in the world of g...
19:48 2019-06-18

How One Large Game Studio Avoids Crunch How does the Chicago-based studio Iron Galaxy maintain a healthy work-life balance for all of its employees? On Kotaku Splitscreen, we talk to founder and Giant Bomb jokeman Dave Lang about his leader...
19:48 2019-06-18

Trump, Seeking Re-election Since His Inauguration, Will Now Make It Official For a man who wants to be seen as an outsider despite occupying the Oval Office, a rally Tuesday presents an opportunity to, at least for one night, turn the clock back to 2015....
20:00 2019-06-18

Norbord temporarily halts production at Alberta's High Level mill Canada's Norbord Inc , the world's largest producer of oriented strand board (OSB), said on Tuesday it has temporarily suspended production at its mill in High Level, Alberta, due to wildfires in the ...
20:00 2019-06-18

Alabama Republican Refuses to Apologize for Ranting About 'Freaking Queers' A local Republican official in Alabama has some thoughts he’d like to share this Pride month, which he recently posted on the Mobile County Republican Party’s Facebook page: “Freaking queers have got...
20:00 2019-06-18

DING DING Jon Stewart vs. Mitch McConnell ROUND 3 The feud that keeps on giving—former Daily Show host Jon Stewart vs. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell—reached another peak on Monday night....
20:00 2019-06-18

The Most Popular Kids' Video Site in the World Isn't for Kids Children who do watch YouTube Kids tend to shift over to YouTube's main site before they hit 13, according to multiple people at YouTube familiar with the internal data....
20:12 2019-06-18

Rashid Khan Registers Unwanted Record After Manchester Drubbing Rashid Khan conceded 110 runs in just nine overs which is the most-expensive spell in a World Cup match and the second-most expensive in One Day International (ODI) cricket....
20:24 2019-06-18

Karnataka Congress's Roshan Baig Suspended For "Anti-Party Activities" The Congress today suspended Karnataka legislator Roshan Baig with immediate effect for indulging in "anti-party activities", days after he criticised the state leadership over its performance in the....
20:24 2019-06-18

Senior Magician Calls Chanchal Lahiri's Escape Game Attempt "Foolish" Legendary magician PC Sorcar (Junior) on Tuesday described the deadly attempt of the 40-year-old Mandrake to show an underwater escape act as a "foolish" attempt....
20:24 2019-06-18

Drought-Hit Maharashtra Farmers Given Rs 4,461 Crore: Government The Maharashtra government today expressed solidarity with farmers reeling under the impact of severe drought in large parts of the state and said a sum of Rs 4,461 crore has been credited in bank......
20:24 2019-06-18

Pompeo blocks inclusion of Saudi Arabia on US child soldiers list State department experts recommended addition of Riyadh after assessing it had hired child fighters from Sudan to fight in YemenMike Pompeo, the US secretary of state, has blocked the inclusion of Sau...
20:36 2019-06-18

Facebook's cryptocoin Libra could become a worldwide currency, says CEO of fintech startup Tally "It literally threatens the governments that issue currency, the banks that store it and the actual transmission network," Tally's Jason Brown says....
20:36 2019-06-18

CRT defibrillator may help more heart failure patients For patients with heart abnormalities that can't be fixed with a normal defibrillator, a cardiac resynchronization therapy with defibrillator may help with the problem....
20:36 2019-06-18

Patrick Shanahan withdraws from consideration to be defense secretary Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan on Tuesday withdrew himself from consideration to be formally nominated to head the Defense Department, President Donald Trump announced....
20:36 2019-06-18

Google’s ninth attempt at a messaging service will be based on RCS Enlarge / Google's "Messages" app. It's time for the annual reshuffling of Google's messaging strategy! The latest news comes to us via The Verge, which has a big feature detailing Google Messaging...
21:00 2019-06-18

Raiders sign top draftee Clemson DE Clelin Ferrell ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders signed first-round draft pick Clelin Ferrell on Tuesday. The defensive end from Clemson was selected fourth overall by the Raiders in April. A three-year st...
21:00 2019-06-18

White Sox bring up C Collins from Triple-A Charlotte CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox have brought up catching prospect Zack Collins from Triple-A Charlotte and placed Welington Castillo on the 10-day injured list with a strained left oblique. The W...
21:00 2019-06-18

Bellarmine moving to Div. I, joining Atlantic Sun conference LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bellarmine University, a private Catholic college in Louisville, is moving to NCAA Division I and joining the Atlantic Sun Conference. The move will elevate most of the universi...
21:00 2019-06-18

Facebook WordPress plug-ins found to have zero-day flaw Zero-day flaws which impact two of Facebook's official WordPress plugins have been disclosed by a US-based cybersecurity firm including proof-of-concept (PoC) code that could be used by hackers t...
21:00 2019-06-18

Mike Dunn: the funky freak still uniting rap and house A thwarted deal with P Diddy left the Chicago house star ‘in a real dismal place’. But by reconnecting with the propulsive hip-house genre that he pioneered, he’s bounced back brighter‘Well all right,...
21:12 2019-06-18

Manchester City ready to pay €70m release clause for Atlético Madrid’s Rodri • Spain midfielder is also wanted by Bayern Munich• City also in talks with Juventus over full-back João CanceloManchester City are closing in on the signing of Rodri from Atlético Madrid after indica...
21:24 2019-06-18

The Fiver | Passive-aggressive accusations of unrealistic wage demands Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!The Fiver has never been competitive – chiefly because in the field of unfunny tea-timely publications about football we’ve never had any competition...
21:24 2019-06-18

Boris Johnson wins most second round votes on path to become UK PM Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, won the most votes cast in the second round of voting for Conservative Party leader on Tuesday, with four other candidates...
21:24 2019-06-18

Striking miners and police clash at Chile's Chuquicamata mine Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in clashes on Tuesday with miners striking at Chile's giant Chuquicamata copper mine, as the workers tried to block access to a site operated by state-owned gi...
21:24 2019-06-18

10 heavyweight fights on the horizon 10 heavyweight fights that either will or could be happening in the near future The post 10 heavyweight fights on the horizon appeared first on Boxing News....
21:24 2019-06-18

Why Katie Taylor needs VADA drug testing for her future fights Olympic star Katie Taylor is now a undisputed professional champion. But she will require more stringent drug testing for her next fight. John Dennen explains The post Why Katie Taylor needs VADA drug...
21:24 2019-06-18

Dems to grill Hope Hicks on alleged Trump obstruction House Democrats intend to question former White House communications director Hope Hicks on Wednesday about five specific incidents that special counsel Robert Mueller detailed as part of his investig...
21:36 2019-06-18

Watch: Florida man dresses as Spider-Man to pressure wash church roof A perplexed Florida resident captured video when he spotted an unusual scene in his neighborhood: someone in a Spider-Man costume pressure-cleaning the roof in the rain....
21:48 2019-06-18

Man dead after domestic violence dispute in Tucson TUCSON –A man is dead after a domestic violence incident on the east side Monday night. Police say the suspect, a man in his 20’s, allegedly walked into a building at 5210 E. Williams Circle, near Ros...
21:48 2019-06-18

People with narcolepsy may be more creative because of how they sleep Creativity tests reveal that people with narcolepsy are more inventive, perhaps because they rapidly enter the dream state in which we have unusual experiences...
21:48 2019-06-18

How to Recover Your Missing Firefox Passwords Firefox users recently pulled up their browsers to find that all their saved passwords went missing. If this happened to you, don’t worry: Your passwords haven’t gone anywhere, despite what it seems. ...
22:12 2019-06-18

How to Block Annoying Spam Calls and Texts In Android Nougat Android wants to keep you and spammy callers as far away from each other as possible. When you block a number in Android’s settings, it’s blocked for all apps on your phone forever and without having ...
22:12 2019-06-18

Should Stock Investors Prepare for an Oil "Shock"? Countless news articles have stated how the oil market influences the stock market, but sometimes these articles offer opposing explanations. How can investors find out the real relationship between o...
22:12 2019-06-18

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks, FX rise; Argentine stocks scale record high Latin American stocks and currencies surged on Tuesday with a dovish boost from the European Central Bank and positive headlines from the U.S.-China trade tensions boosting sentiment. MSCI's index...
22:12 2019-06-18

UPDATE 3-Shanahan pulls out of Pentagon job as domestic violence reports emerge Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Tuesday he had withdrawn from consideration to head the U.S. military as reports of domestic violence in his family surfaced, stoking uncertainty abou...
22:12 2019-06-18

U.S. agency to vote to auction key unused parts of 2.5 GHz band for 5G -sources The U.S. Federal Communications Commission plans to vote in July on moving forward to auction off parts of a key band of largely unused 2.5 GHz spectrum to help advance next-generation 5G wireless net...
22:12 2019-06-18

My New Hero Is This Woman Who Turned Her Tesla Model 3 Into a Pickup Truck If you want an electric pickup truck, you sort of don’t have any options right now because none currently exist for the public to buy, at least here in the U.S. There’s the Rivian R1T, of course, but ...
22:36 2019-06-18

Docker embraces Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 Docker has realized that Microsoft's new Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 has made Windows much more attractive both to Docker and its container developers for both Windows and Linux platforms....
22:36 2019-06-18

Breath Of The Wild Is Getting A Sequel Because The Team Had Too Many DLC Ideas (And Other Info From Zelda's Producer) Breath of the Wild is getting a sequel because the team had too many ideas for downloadable content, Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma told me last week in Los Angeles. We also talked about how the Li...
22:48 2019-06-18

Queen leads Will, Kate, other royals at Royal Ascot 2019 Royal Ascot 2019, Britain's most important horse racing meet, brings out most of the royal family, led by horse-loving Queen Elizabeth II.        ...
23:12 2019-06-18

Lumber Prices Climb on Cutbacks at Canadian Sawmills Lumber prices continued their sharp climb in June after North America’s largest producer said it would close one mill in British Columbia and eliminate a shift at another....
23:12 2019-06-18

Amy Klobuchar backs 'Green New Deal,' promises executive action on gun control in first 100 days Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., released a sweeping plan for her first 100 days as president -- touching on a wide range of issues and pledging to reverse many of the decisions made under President Trump...
23:12 2019-06-18

Source: Knicks reject Hawks' offer for No. 3 pick The Knicks have declined a recent trade offer that would have sent the No. 3 overall draft pick to the Hawks in exchange for the eighth and 10th picks, a source told ESPN's Jonathan Givony....
23:24 2019-06-18

Stunning photo shows dogs 'walking on water' amid Greenland ice crisis Danish meteorologist Steffen Olsen and his band of sled dogs are walking on thin ice — across a frozen sea that has become flooded with melted glacial waters....
23:24 2019-06-18

MLB umpires going to war with Manny Machado over suspension The umpires aren’t having Manny Machado’s excuses. After the San Diego Padres third baseman said he’d appeal his one-game suspension, citing a lack of precedent for a suspension over...
23:36 2019-06-18

XFL legend ‘He Hate Me’ missing for nearly a week A former NFL running back best known for his XFL nickname has been missing for nearly a week, South Carolina authorities said Tuesday. Rod Smart, better known as “He Hate Me” from the XFL’s lone...
23:36 2019-06-18

Louisville leading Auburn 4-1 in CWS game suspended by rain OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Louisville-Auburn game at the College World Series has been suspended until Tuesday night because of rain. The Cardinals led Auburn 4-1 after the fourth inning. That’s whe...
23:36 2019-06-18

Canada reapproves contentious Pacific coast pipeline TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s federal government has once again approved the contentious Trans Mountain pipeline expansion that would nearly triple the flow of oil from the Alberta oil sands to the Pa...
23:36 2019-06-18

McConnell on reparations for slavery: Not a ‘good idea’ WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday rejected reparations for slavery in part because it would be hard to know whom to pay. The Kentucky Republican spoke to reporters on...
23:36 2019-06-18

High school athletes file complaint over transgender policy HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Three Connecticut girls who ran high school track have filed a federal discrimination complaint, saying a statewide policy that forced them to compete against transgender athlet...
23:36 2019-06-18

Authorities: Alabama man fed meth to caged ‘attack squirrel’ ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — Alabama investigators say a man kept a caged “attack squirrel” in his apartment and fed it methamphetamine to ensure it stayed aggressive. The News Courier reports auth...
23:36 2019-06-18

Suspects In Deadly Home Invasion Plead Not Guilty ANDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (Anderson County News) — Four men charged in a robbery that left a pregnant woman dead in Anderson County all pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning. The Anderson News reports t...
23:36 2019-06-18

Marta: Brazil great makes history with 17th World Cup goal Brazil great Marta put her name in the record books once again, scoring from the penalty spot against Italy to become the most prolific scorer in World Cup finals history....
23:36 2019-06-18

Woman spends Dominican Republic honeymoon in hospital due to mystery illness A woman from Virginia traveled to the Dominican Republic for her honeymoon but instead became the latest US tourist to become “violently ill” from a mystery illness in the Caribbean nation...
23:48 2019-06-18

Young girl playing in puddles dies after falling into manhole A 3-year-old Chinese girl died while playfully jumping in puddles — and accidentally falling into a rain-filled manhole, according to reports. The girl fell into the open sewer on June 11 as she...
23:48 2019-06-18

Alligator had to have jaw pried open after chomping on cop An alligator about 5 feet long clamped down on a Louisiana deputy’s arm Monday, forcing other officers to pry the beast’s jaw open to free the deputy, reports said. St. Charles Parish Sheriff...
23:48 2019-06-18

Dominican Republic tourist says flight was full of sick passengers A Mississippi woman who went on a mother-daughter trip to the Dominican Republic says she fell ill — and, adding insult to injury, was stuck on a miserable return flight filled with passengers sufferi...
23:48 2019-06-18

‘Your Family Loves You. They Miss You’: An R. Kelly Accuser Warns His Current ‘Girlfriends’ While many of the entertainment industry’s elite showed off their red carpet looks on Sunday at the MTV Movie and TV Awards, Asante McGee, an accuser of R. Kelly’s, shared a message for the women curr...
23:48 2019-06-18

Google’s Safe Browsing service gets its own Chrome extension The Suspicious Site Reporter Extension lets users report sites to Google Safe Browsing, and Chrome has a new warning to protect users from deceptive URLs.Read More...
23:48 2019-06-18

Phil Neville will not rest England players against Japan in World Cup • Manager not interested in easier path for runners-up• ‘I’m going to play my best team … I want to finish top’Phil Neville will resist the temptation to rest key players against Japan on Wednesday ni...
00:12 2019-06-19

Dwyane Wade details supporting son at Miami Pride, tells parents: 'Get to know your kids' The NBA basketball star said it's a parent's job "to facilitate their lives and to support them and be behind them in whatever they want to do."        ...
00:12 2019-06-19

Dominican Republic deaths and alleged attacks making U.S. tourists very nervous At least seven Americans have died in 2019 in the Dominican Republic, with questions being raised about what is going on.       ...
00:12 2019-06-19

Court ruling sends Guyana to new elections, as first oil output looms A regional court on Tuesday upheld the Guyanese Parliament's December no-confidence vote in the government, meaning the South American country will face new elections just as its nascent oil industry ...
00:12 2019-06-19

Russia, China delay U.S. push for halt to North Korea fuel imports Russia and China on Tuesday delayed a U.S. request for a U.N. Security Council sanctions committee to demand an immediate halt to deliveries of refined petroleum to North Korea over accusations Pyongy...
00:12 2019-06-19

UK PM candidate Johnson: Irish border can be solved during implementation period Boris Johnson, the leading candidate to be Britain's next prime minister, said on Tuesday the issue of what to do with the Irish border after Brexit could be solved during the implementation period wi...
00:12 2019-06-19

Opinion: How good are U.S. women? Game against Sweden will be indication In the last 10 games between the teams, the Americans are 3-4-3. And one of those losses is perhaps the most galling in the USWNT's history.       ...
00:24 2019-06-19

Dale Earnhardt Jr. weighs in on NASCAR Truck Series feud, penalty options How far would Dale Jr. go in punishing Johnny Sauter for wrecking Austin Hill in the Truck Series race at Iowa Speedway?       ...
00:24 2019-06-19

Google to invest $1bn to fight tech-fueled housing crisis Funds to support development of 20,000 new homes as San Francisco Bay Area grapples with homelessnessGoogle will invest $1bn in housing throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, a region plagued by a hou...
00:24 2019-06-19

'The View' slams Kyle Kashuv over offensive texts: 'He could go to Trump University' "The View" co-hosts ripped Parkland student Kyle Kashuv for racist, misogynist, and anti-Semitic texts he wrote in a chatroom when he was 16 that led Harvard University to rescind his acceptance....
00:36 2019-06-19

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow has a one-sided love affair with New York Times MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show" appears desperate to get back in the good graces of The New York Times, constantly touting its headlines and praising its reporters on the heels of her far-left show b...
00:36 2019-06-19

CBS Is Planning Offer for Sister Company Viacom CBS is preparing to make an offer for sister media company Viacom in the coming weeks, following a meeting of CBS directors last week in which a potential deal was discussed....
00:36 2019-06-19

Trump, Xi to Meet on Trade at G-20 President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to meet in Japan next week, lifting financial markets and spurring hopes for a trade truce that could stave off a fresh round of tariffs....
00:36 2019-06-19

JLo and A-Rod find buyer for condo owned less than a year Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez have found a buyer for their luxe home at 432 Park Ave. in Midtown. The $17.5 million spread, which the engaged pair bought for $15.31 million in 2018, has entered co...
00:48 2019-06-19

Sierra Vista man arrested for sexual conduct with 12-year-old SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – After a two-year investigation, Sierra Vista Police Department arrested a man for sexual conduct with a minor. SVPD says DNA test results connected 29-year-old Steven Prescott to...
01:00 2019-06-19

Pompeo ignores experts, keeps Saudis off US child soldiers list Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has decided to keep Saudi Arabia off the US list of countries using child soldiers, despite recommendations from State Department experts — who reportedly wanted t...
01:12 2019-06-19

H.R. McMaster: Iran cannot be treated as ‘responsible nation’ WISHFUL THINKING: Former national security adviser retired Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster is warning against “wishful thinking” in dealing with Iran and arguing that the experience of the nuclear deal reveale...
01:24 2019-06-19

May 2019 NPD: The end of a generation For the May 2019 NPD report, you have to look at the context of the current console generation. Gamers are looking past the Xbox One and PlayStation 4.Read More...
01:24 2019-06-19

PCI Express 6 spec promises massive headroom for AI and storage PCI Express 5.0 has barely been finalized, but that isn't stopping its creators from dreaming about what comes next. The PCI Special Interest Group has unveiled a PCI Express 6.0 specification t...
01:24 2019-06-19

‘Apex Legends’ is making its worst guns more powerful Apex Legends' second season debuts July 2nd, and we already knew it would include plenty of exciting changes -- like Wattson, an engineer character who thrives on defensive play. Today, Respawn s...
01:24 2019-06-19

There's No Good Reason To Believe What The Golden State Warriors' Doctors Say Before he took to the court last Monday night, every piece of publicly available information suggested that Kevin Durant wasn’t ready to start a professional basketball game, let alone play in the NBA...
01:48 2019-06-19

Far-right teen who branded Prince Harry 'race traitor' jailed A far-right teenager who reportedly branded Prince Harry a "race traitor" and suggested he should be shot after his marriage to Meghan Markle has been jailed in Britain for four years and three months...
01:48 2019-06-19

House Republicans demand hearing after State Dept. cites 'multiple security incidents' under Clinton leadership House Oversight Committee Republicans on Tuesday formally called for a hearing on security breaches at the State Department during Hillary Clinton's leadership, following Monday's revelation that the ...
02:00 2019-06-19

Google rolls out $1 billion plan to develop housing in the San Francisco Bay Area Google has rolled out a $1 billion plan to develop housing in the San Francisco Bay Area, a part of the U .S. lacking affordable housing.       ...
02:00 2019-06-19

Attorney: Deputy involved in clash with Raptors executive Masai Ujiri has concussion Deputy suffered a concussion and is on medical leave after postgame altercation with Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri, a lawyer said Tuesday.       ...
02:01 2019-06-19

Roli’s newest instrument, the Lumi, helps you learn to play piano with lights There has been a longstanding gulf between the consumption of music and the creation of it: not everyone has the time or money to spend on lessons and instruments, and for those in school, many music ...
02:12 2019-06-19

The Geesaa automates (but overcomplicates) pourover coffee Making pourover coffee is a cherished ritual of mine on most mornings. But there are times I wish I could have a single cup of pourover without fussing about the kitchen — and the Geesaa, a new gadget...
02:12 2019-06-19

Trump stands by comments about wrongly convicted 'Central Park Five' U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday stood by claims he made about five men who were wrongly convicted for the brutal rape of a female jogger in New York City's Central Park 30 years ago....
02:12 2019-06-19

Domino’s Pizza will test driverless delivery cars In the near future, a driverless, autonomous vehicle might be responsible for your next pizza delivery. On Monday, Domino’s Pizza announced that it’s teamed up with robotics company Nuro to experiment...
02:12 2019-06-19

Is decaf coffee harmful to health? Decaffeinated coffee, or decaf, is similar to regular coffee but contains very little caffeine. Research suggests that drinking decaf is not harmful and may share some of the health benefits of regula...
02:24 2019-06-19

Hungry and exhausted polar bear shows up in Siberian city hundreds of miles from natural habitat A starving and exhausted polar bear has strayed hundreds of miles from its natural Arctic habitat and wandered into the major Russian industrial city of Norilsk in northern Siberia....
02:36 2019-06-19

Here's How Google Is Hoping to Speed Up Its Big Upgrade to SMS RCS, or Rich Communication Services was supposed to be the messaging protocol that banished SMS to the dark ages and upgraded today’s texting experience with modern features like read receipts, better...
02:48 2019-06-19

Water on Mars Provides Hope for Human Habitation The first sample of dust and soil analysed by NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover in August 2012 was found to contain a substantial amount of water. This discovery provided new hope that a manned mission to M...
03:12 2019-06-19

Ari Alexander says goodbye to Tucson-area viewers TUCSON – After over three years reporting and anchoring in the Old Pueblo, News 4 Tucson’s Ari Alexander has accepted a job for the NBC affiliate in Houston, Texas.  Here is his heartfelt ...
03:24 2019-06-19

More than 16 tons of cocaine worth $1B seized at Philadelphia port PHILADELPHIA (WCAU) – Shipping containers full of illegal drugs have been found and seized by federal authorities at a Philadelphia port in what federal authorities describe as the largest seizu...
03:24 2019-06-19

Trump's Defense Secretary Pick Quits As Reports Emerge Of Family Violence Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan abandoned his quest for the top Pentagon job on Tuesday as reports emerged of domestic violence in his family, plunging the leadership of the US military into...
03:24 2019-06-19

Historic US Drug Bust Nets 16 Tonnes Of Cocaine US authorities said Tuesday they had seized around 16 tonnes of cocaine with an estimated street value of over $1 billion in a historic drug bust aboard a ship at the port of Philadelphia....
03:24 2019-06-19

Sports Illustrated's Hunter McGrady Slams "Bulls--t" Pressure on Brides to Lose Weight Hunter McGrady is opening up about the pressure placed upon brides ahead of their special day. The 26-year-old Sports Illustrated model, who has been using her platform to promote body......
03:24 2019-06-19

Lauren Bushnell Is Engaged! All the Details on Her $80,000 Diamond Ring From Chris Lane Lauren Bushnell is more than a "Take Back Home Girl." She's about to be Chris Lane's wife! Earlier today, The Bachelor star and country music singer revealed on Instagram......
03:24 2019-06-19

Ex-UEFA boss Michel Platini freed after questioning over 2022 World Cup Michel Platini has been released from custody after being questioned over the awarding of the 2022 FIFA World Cup to Qatar. The ex-UEFA president was one of the members who voted for the decision....
03:36 2019-06-19

Bella Thorne slams Whoopi Goldberg's 'awful' views on her nude photo-scandal Bella Thorne is flatly rejecting Whoopi Goldberg's criticisms as "sick and disgusting" after her nude photo scandal.        ...
03:48 2019-06-19

Wayne Newton testifies he fired a shot as burglars assaulted family dog, then fled Longtime Las Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton told a jury he fired a shot to scare away two burglars that he encountered fleeing his home a year ago.        ...
03:48 2019-06-19

Post on Brett Favre's Instagram account suggested NFL return, but it was quickly removed A post on Brett Favre's Instagram said the ex-QB was going to come out of retirement and return to the NFL in 2020, but it was deleted shortly after.       ...
03:48 2019-06-19

State Senate won’t back de Blasio plan to overhaul high school admissions Mayor Bill de Blasio’s controversial plan to scrap the single admissions test that determines entry into the city’s specialized high schools is dead this year, a key state senator said Tuesday. “The S...
04:24 2019-06-19

What oil companies knew: the great climate cover-up - podcast Oil firms are said to have known for decades of the link between burning fossil fuels and climate breakdown. Author Bill McKibben describes how industry lobbying created a 30-year barrier to tackling ...
04:36 2019-06-19

St. Louis Blues' Zach Sanford appears to puke on himself during victory parade Partying hard after winning the Stanley Cup can take a toll on the average human let alone and athlete and that notion stayed true during the St. Louis Blues’ victory parade Sunday....
04:36 2019-06-19

Expanded Protective Netting Is Coming To Major League Baseball, One Stadium At A Time The Chicago White Sox announced Tuesday that they will extend protective netting at their stadium all the way to the foul poles this summer. They will be the first of 30 MLB teams to make the move all...
04:48 2019-06-19

Murder or mutiny? Arguments begin in Navy SEAL's court martial in San Diego Did decorated U.S. Navy SEAL Chief Ed Gallagher murder a teenage Islamic State fighter or is he being framed by mutinying sailors he commanded and who are testifying against him?...
04:48 2019-06-19

Cops ID suspect in Harlem stray-bullet slay The NYPD has identified the suspect who allegedly shot and killed an innocent bystander with a rifle on a Harlem street last week. Police said Tuesday that they are looking for Eric Bautista, 20, who ...
05:12 2019-06-19

Trump: Esper, 'I think he will do very well' President Donald Trump stopped to talk to reporters outside the White House about putting a new Acting Secretary of Defense in place, before heading to Florida for campaign event. (June 18)  ...
05:36 2019-06-19

YouTube uses AR to let you try on makeup during tutorials There's no question YouTube's beauty bloggers have some of the largest followings, and the platform has become an important place for even the biggest makeup brands to debut their products. ...
05:36 2019-06-19

Trump appeals ruling that clears way for release of his banking records The case, involving major Trump creditor Deutsche Bank, is part of an escalating battle between the president and Democrats over access to his financial records....
05:48 2019-06-19

Trump kicks off 2020 reelection campaign at raucous Florida rally “Together we stared down a corrupt and broken political establishment and restored government by and for the people,” Trump told the crowd of 20,000 at the Amway Center in Orlando....
05:48 2019-06-19

Another suspect arrested in connection to David Ortiz shooting An 11th suspect in the shooting of Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was apprehended by authorities in the Dominican Republic on Tuesday. Franklin Junior Meran was busted for allegedly renting one of the ca...
05:48 2019-06-19

Florida cop found guilty of negligence after shooting autistic man, caretaker MIAMI — A Florida police officer has been convicted of a misdemeanor but acquitted of attempted manslaughter for shooting at a severely autistic man and wounding the man’s caretaker. A jury deliberate...
05:48 2019-06-19

Aaron Judge looks scary good with Yankees return nearing Aaron Judge appears ready to rule The Bronx again. The Yankees’ superstar crushed a solo home run to right field Tuesday night in his fourth rehab game for Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, adding...
05:48 2019-06-19

Brazil Senate blocks Bolsonaro move to ease gun carrying Brazil's Senate on Tuesday overturned a decree signed last month by right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro that drastically expanded the number of people allowed to carry weapons in public....
05:48 2019-06-19

Trump says he will likely nominate Esper for defense secretary U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would likely nominate Mark Esper to be the secretary of defense, hours after he named Esper, the secretary of the Army, to replace Patrick Shanahan as ac...
06:00 2019-06-19

Russia, China block UN from saying NKorea violated sanctions UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. diplomats say Russia and China have blocked the U.N. Security Council committee monitoring sanctions against North Korea from declaring that Pyongyang breached the annual li...
06:01 2019-06-19

DeGrom, Alonso lead Mets to a 10-2 rout of 1st-place Braves ATLANTA (AP) — Jacob deGrom took a shutout into the ninth inning, Pete Alonso homered to highlight the first four-hit game of his young career, and the New York Mets routed the first-place Atlanta Bra...
06:01 2019-06-19

Flash Flood Watch issued June 18 at 10:24PM EDT until June 20 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington OH The Flash Flood Watch continues for * Portions of Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio, including the following areas, in Indiana, Dearborn, Fayette IN, Franklin IN, Ohio, Ripley, Switzerland, Union IN, and Wa...
06:01 2019-06-19

Flood Advisory issued June 18 at 10:11PM EDT until June 19 at 2:36PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY Elkhorn Creek Near Peaks Mill affecting the following counties in Kentucky…Franklin. The Flood Advisory continues for THE Elkhorn Creek Near Peaks Mill. * until Wednesday afternoon. * At 9:15 P...
06:01 2019-06-19

Mets place RHP Familia on IL, ship RHP Gagnon to minors ATLANTA (AP) — The slumping New York Mets have placed pitcher Jeurys Familia on the 10-day injured list and optioned pitcher Drew Gagnon to Triple-A Syracuse. Familia went on the IL Tuesday with a bon...
06:01 2019-06-19

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, With the 2020 Presidential Election Nearing, Slams Trump As Threat to LGBTQ Rights Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, the first black woman and openly gay person to lead the nation’s third-most-populous city, says Donald Trump is a major threat to LGBTQ civil rights and that that should ...
06:36 2019-06-19

Adam Sandler's 'Murder Mystery' breaks Netflix viewing records While Netflix was famously reticent about releasing viewing statistics, over the last year or so the company has become more open about it. Its latest revelation confirms the theory that someone out t...
06:36 2019-06-19

Lebanon rugby league players threatened with jail over planned protest Robbie Farah and teammates plan to cover up LRLF logoDispute over governing body’s board electionsThe Lebanon Rugby League Federation has threatened Cedars players with jail, fines and suspension if t...
06:36 2019-06-19

Rheumatoid factor: What to know Rheumatoid factor is an immune system protein. Doctors can measure its levels using a blood test to help diagnose autoimmune conditions, including rheumatoid arthritis. Here, we explain the test, norm...
07:00 2019-06-19

Eddie Murphy takes surprise ride on ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee’ “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” is revving up for its 11th season, and among its guests is someone surprising: Eddie Murphy. The former “Saturday Night Live” and “Beverly Hi...
07:00 2019-06-19

China snub, drought and debt shake finances of Canada's farmers For years, the financial stability of Canadian farmers was the envy of their American counterparts, but rising costs, drought and a dispute with China have weakened their bottom lines....
07:24 2019-06-19

Phoenix police chief promises change amid civil rights claim PHOENIX (AP) — Police Chief Jeri Williams promised change in her department after being booed by some of hundreds of people gathered Tuesday night to discuss a videotaped police encounter that has cau...
07:24 2019-06-19

Platini released from custody after police questioning PARIS (AP) — Former UEFA president Michel Platini was released from custody in the early hours of Wednesday after being questioned as part of a corruption investigation into the awarding of the 2022 W...
07:24 2019-06-19

Telstra's new SIM-only plans serve up some of the telco's best-ever deals Although Telstra might be known for some of the more, ah, "premium priced" phone plans available in Australia, that high cost is typically paired with a wide range of included extras and frankly excel...
07:48 2019-06-19

This Super Mario battle royale game challenges you to outrun 74 other Marios After PUBG introduced the world to the concept of ‘battle royale’ games, a number of games in the genre starting cropping up overnight including Fortnite, Apex Legends and Tetris 99. Now...
07:48 2019-06-19

Mom drowns herself, twin daughters by driving into river: cops A Michigan woman drowned herself and her twin daughters by intentionally driving into the Kalamazoo River, authorities said Tuesday. Two other girls were in the car with the 44-year-old woman, but she...
07:48 2019-06-19

Twice-convicted sex offender who raped toddler gets 85 years SAN DIEGO — A registered sex offender who raped a 3-year-old girl in her San Diego home has been sentenced to 85 years in state prison. Forty-seven-year-old Francisco Diaz was sentenced Monday. Author...
07:48 2019-06-19

Trump to meet Xi at G20 amid raging trade war, calls Chinese leader 'terrific guy' US President Donald Trump has announced plans for an "extended" meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping at the Group of 20 summit in Japan next week, a significant development aimed at resolving the on...
07:48 2019-06-19

China Belt And Road Can Speed Development, Needs Transparency: World Bank China's massive Belt and Road infrastructure drive could speed up economic development and reduce poverty for dozens of developing countries, the World Bank said on Tuesday in a new report that called...
07:48 2019-06-19

Samsung is reportedly preparing to launch its Galaxy Note 10 in August CNET reports that Samsung is gearing up to unveil its Galaxy Note 10 phone on August 7 at the Barclays Center in New York. That lines up with the Korean firm’s usual annual schedule for Galaxy Note la...
08:12 2019-06-19

Watch as a Model 3 is transformed into the first Tesla pickup truck For all of the hoopla surrounding Elon Musk’s online antics and Tesla’s ongoing struggles to ramp up Model 3 production, it’s easy to overlook just how far the company has come in a ...
08:12 2019-06-19

Most SoftBank Vision Fund investors want to join second fund: CEO Son Most investors in SoftBank Group Corp's $100 billion Vision Fund want to join the group's forthcoming second fund, founder and Chief Executive Masayoshi Son said on Wednesday, adding discussions......
08:36 2019-06-19

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 shortlist – in pictures The Milky Way over a Bavarian mountain, a colourful explosion of the Southern Lights in Tasmania, and the Horsehead and Flame nebulas, all featured in the Royal Observatory’s Insight Investment Astron...
08:36 2019-06-19

UPDATE 3-Rocket hits site of foreign oil firms in Iraq's Basra, three hurt A rocket struck the site of the residential and operations headquarters of several global major oil companies, including U.S. giant ExxonMobil, near Iraq's southern city of Basra early on Wednesday, w...
08:48 2019-06-19

After Boeing showstopper, Airbus seeks order bounce Airbus, reeling from the potential loss of a major customer for its best-selling A320neo as British Airways owner IAG placed a lifeline order for the grounded 737 MAX, prepared to hit back with more o...
08:48 2019-06-19

Van’s General Store moving offices to 441 Broadway The Van’s General Store offices will move to the penthouse of 441 Broadway from the streets of Orchard. Founded by actor Liev Schreiber and artist Scott Carlson in 2012, VGS is an agency “that combine...
08:48 2019-06-19

Michael Jordan linked to best and worst No. 3 pick in history When the Knicks lost the NBA draft lottery, they lost more than Zion Williamson. They also lost the certainty that comes with picking first overall. The first pick comes with a high percentage of succ...
09:00 2019-06-19

Some asylum-seekers should be halted at border, new USCIS acting director says in memo to staff: report President Trump’s recent appointee to head U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is apparently wasting little time in making changes at the agency....
09:00 2019-06-19

Trump close to rolling back Obama-era environmental rules The Trump administration is close to completing one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation's electrical grid off coal-fir...
09:00 2019-06-19

Trump campaign kickoff appears to outdraw similar event for Obama's re-election bid On Tuesday night in Orlando, Fla., it appeared that President Trump drew a larger crowd for his 2020 re-election campaign kickoff event than former President Barack Obama did for a similar event in Co...
09:00 2019-06-19

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite will be launched on June 21 in the US and UK Niantic, the company behind Pokemon GO, and Warner Bros. have just announced that their next foray into the AR (augmented reality) game world, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite will make its debut on June 2...
09:00 2019-06-19

Wayne Newton tells Vegas jury he fired shot as burglars fled Longtime Las Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton told a jury he fired a gunshot to scare away two burglars he and his wife and daughter found fleeing their home a year ago...
09:24 2019-06-19

Fed likely to leave rates steady, despite market outlook and Trump demands The U.S. Federal Reserve concludes its latest two-day policy meeting on Wednesday expected to leave interest rates on hold but flag whether it plans to cut rates later this year as investors expect an...
09:24 2019-06-19

Nissan considers seats for Renault chairman, CEO in new committees: Nikkei Nissan Motor Co Ltd plans to give seats in its four proposed committees to alliance partner Renault SA's chief executive and chairman, Japan's Nikkei newspaper reported on Wednesday, citing sources....
09:24 2019-06-19

Iraqi-Canadian receives 26 years for plot to kill U.S. soldiers in Iraq A federal judge in New York sentenced an Iraqi-Canadian man to 26 years in prison Tuesday for plotting to kill U.S. soldiers in Iraq, the Justice Department announced....
09:36 2019-06-19

Singapore ahead in use of digital health records, but behind in AI for diagnosis Some 89 percent of healthcare professionals in Singapore use digital data records, ahead of their peers in Australia and India, but are behind countries such as China and Saudi Arabia in tapping artif...
10:12 2019-06-19

WA audit finds pathology IT replacement two years late and doubled in budget Once complete, WA's pathology information system replacement project will cost around AU$24 million more than expected and be delivered two years late....
10:12 2019-06-19

The woman leading Ford's EV revolution: 2019's Great British Women in the Car Industry - Rising Stars winner Emma King is at the coalface of Ford’s electrification drive Emma King, the Model T-owning overall winner of this year’s Great British Women competition, is Ford through and through Not many Ford e...
10:12 2019-06-19

Japan's Abe in hotseat after pension report highlights income-savings gap Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe faced stiff opposition criticism on Wednesday after a report warned that many retirees won't be able to live on pensions alone, a topic likely to become an issue in ...
10:36 2019-06-19

Australian detective wins praise for textbook tackle of suspected stalker An Australian detective interrupted his own news conference to complete a textbook tackle of a man now charged with public nuisance and stalking offences, prompting widespread praise for his sporting ...
10:36 2019-06-19

How, where to get free food – doughnuts, tacos and more – and discounts Krispy Kreme has announced a new Original Filled doughnut and a way to try it for free Saturday as part of its National Donut Day challenge.       ...
10:36 2019-06-19

Australia goes Kerr-azy after four-goal blitz at World Cup Tributes rained down on Sam Kerr in Australia on Wednesday after the striker-captain became the nation's first player - male or female - to score a World Cup hat-trick in a four-goal blitz of Jamaica....
10:48 2019-06-19

3D printing opens new horizons for construction sector in UAE Concrete 3D printing is moving to an industrial scale in the United Arab Emirates with the birth of AED 6m Concreative Middle East - a partnership between Freyssinet, e-construct and Draw Link Group.S...
11:00 2019-06-19

Edwin Encarnacion unleashes parrot walk for first time with Yankees On the night of Giancarlo Stanton’s long-awaited return to Yankee Stadium, Edwin Encarnacion officially announced his arrival to The Bronx. After going hitless in his first six at-bats in pinstripes, ...
11:12 2019-06-19

Mets need to get on roll, or latest team meeting will mean nothing ATLANTA — The Mets needed this. Every bit of it. They needed the team meeting. They needed another monster game from Pete Alonso. They needed to know they could beat a first-place team. They needed Ja...
11:12 2019-06-19

Smith felt "sheer panic" in clash with Aprilia MotoGP team-mate Aprilia MotoGP test rider Bradley Smith says he was in "sheer panic" when he realised he was going to wipe out his team-mate Aleix Espargaro in the Catalan Grand Prix...
11:48 2019-06-19

Royal Ascot: Tracking Britain's most famous family at the races Royal Ascot has long been a terrific place for spotting celebrities. During Hollywood's Golden Age, Elizabeth Taylor, Rita Hayworth and Sophia Loren traveled to Berkshire, England, for the horse races...
12:01 2019-06-19

Ford reveals horsepower, torque for Mustang Shelby GT500, the 'most powerful street-legal Ford ever' Ford announced that the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 has 760 horsepower and 625 lb.-ft of torque, which it says makes this the most powerful street-legal Ford....
12:12 2019-06-19

Huge Huntsman Spider Eats Possum In Front Of Horrified Hotel Guests A "once-in-a-lifetime" shot has captured a huntsman spider devouring a pygmy possum in Australia. The horrifying images were taken by a couple as they travelled across the island state of Tasmania....
12:12 2019-06-19

| Russia, China warn US over sending 1 000 new troops to the Gulf The US is "pumping up tensions" and could open "Pandora's box" in the Middle East after announcing it will deploy 1 000 more troops to the already volatile region, Russia and China have said....
12:12 2019-06-19

'Viva el VAR,' sing Venezuela after draw with Brazil "The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) rode to Venezuela\u0027s rescue once again at the Copa America on Tuesday, denying hosts Brazil two goals in a surprise 0-0 draw in Group A."...
12:36 2019-06-19

U.N. Expert Calls for Investigating Saudi Crown Prince in Khashoggi Killing There is “credible evidence” suggesting that an investigation should be carried out into whether the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, was involved, experts said....
12:36 2019-06-19

Renault-Nissan joint functions axed as alliance unravels, paper says Several Renault-Nissan joint business functions are being unwound now that former alliance chairman Carlos Ghosn is no longer in power to press ahead with the integration of the two automakers, the Fi...
12:48 2019-06-19

Google Urged by Activists to Break Up Before Regulators Force It To Shareholder activists want Google parent Alphabet to break itself up before regulators force the world's biggest Internet ad seller to split into different pieces....
13:24 2019-06-19

Huawei P30 Pro Update Adds DC Dimming, Improved Photo Quality, and More Huawei P30 Pro is getting a new firmware update which adds new features such as DC dimming, improved camera quality, low-latency Bluetooth, and more....
13:24 2019-06-19

Michel Platini released without charge: Former Uefa boss claims innocence after 'hurtful' allegations Michel Platini claims he is "hurt" given "everything I've done" in football after being released without charge following a day of police questioning into possible corruption over the awarding of the ...
13:36 2019-06-19

OPEC may need to cut supply again: Credit Suisse Saul Kavonic of Credit Suisse says the "bigger risk" for oil prices comes from supply-side factors, such as OPEC cuts, and not potential demand increases....
13:48 2019-06-19

Adult performers to picket Instagram HQ over company's nude photo rules Artists, activists and models join in condemning confusing guidelines leading to account suspensionsDozens of adult performers are set to picket Instagram’s Silicon Valley headquarters over guidelines...
13:48 2019-06-19

Donald Trump’s reckless Iran policy casts doubt on the US as global leader | David Wearing Washington’s European allies need to ask themselves whether the US government has become a dangerous liabilityIrrespective of whether Iran is responsible for the recent attacks on Gulf shipping, the c...
13:48 2019-06-19

What to watch for at Kim-Xi summit in North Korea? From nuclear weapons to huge food aid shipments to a shared skepticism about the United States, Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will have a long list of topics to disc...
14:12 2019-06-19

Postman raises $50 million to deliver its API collaboration platform to more partners Postman announced today that it has closed a $50 million round of venture capital to continue product development while reaching more enterprise customers.Read More...
14:12 2019-06-19

Liberty Defense uses 3D radar imaging and AI to detect concealed weapons To address gun crime, Liberty Defense is bringing to market radar imaging technology that leverages AI and deep learning to identify concealed weapons.Read More...
14:12 2019-06-19

Sebastien Buemi: I deserved Formula E wins this year Sebastien Buemi says his two-year win drought in ABB FIA Formula E makes him "sad", especially because he feels like "this year I deserved one, at least"...
14:12 2019-06-19

The Galaxy Fold is 'ready to hit the market' all of a sudden, at least according to one Samsung exec Just when you may have thought the drama surrounding Samsung's oft-delayed Galaxy Fold launch hit a peak level, a senior company executive is adding to the intrigue and confusion today. Technically, K...
14:12 2019-06-19

Dominic Raab throws support behind Boris Johnson Dominic Raab tells the BBC he is backing Boris Johnson in the Conservative party leadership contest. Mr Raab was knocked out of the second round of the contest....
14:24 2019-06-19

U.N. Probe Calls for More Scrutiny of Prince's Possible Role in Khashoggi Murder A top U.N. investigator found “credible evidence” that warrants further investigation of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s responsibility in the murder of dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khash...
14:24 2019-06-19

UA women’s b-ball coach Adia Barnes gets raise & contract extension TUCSON –  University of Arizona head women’s basketball coach Adia Barnes will be in Tucson for many years to come. She led the Wildcats to 24 victories last season and a WNIT championship...
14:36 2019-06-19

Oklahoma woman charged with burning down neighbor’s vacant home after her own security system captures the crime on camera (KFOR) An apparent feud between homeowners led to an alleged arsonist setting fire to her neighbor’s Del City, Oklahoma home, and the alleged crime was caught on cameras that she owned. On Monda...
14:36 2019-06-19

China says some forces seek to undermine stability of Hong Kong The Chinese government's top diplomat, State Councillor Wang Yi, said on Wednesday that some forces are seeking to undermine stability in Hong Kong, which has been racked by protests against an extrad...
14:48 2019-06-19

Murder Mystery breaks Bird Box's Netflix viewing record Adam Sandler comedy was watched by 31m accounts in its opening weekend, according to streaming giant’s own figuresAdam Sandler’s latest film in his eight-movie deal with Netflix has broken the streami...
15:12 2019-06-19

Statins could cut heart risk for many more Britons, study suggests DNA tests might identify ‘invisible population’ who are not currently seen as in dangerHundreds of thousands more adults in the UK could benefit from taking statins because their genes put them at hig...
15:12 2019-06-19

New 2020 Ford Shelby Mustang GT500 to produce 760bhp News 19 Jun, 2019 The Ford Shelby Mustang GT500 muscle car will be the most powerful production model Ford has ever built, but sadly it's not coming to the UK...
15:24 2019-06-19

Openreach CEO: Boris Johnson's 2025 fibre goal is a 'stretch' Clive Selley, the CEO of Openreach, has called Boris Johnson’s call for full fibre coverage across the UK by 2025 “a stretch” given the practical realities of deployment.Openreach...
15:24 2019-06-19

Best turntables 2019: the best record players for any budget Best Turntables Buying Guide: Welcome to TechRadar's round-up of the best turntables (also known as record players) you can buy in 2019. Whether you've got lots of old records collectin...
15:24 2019-06-19

Save on EE phone deals with this excellent price drop - iPhones and Samsung included EE is notorious as a network for two things - having the UK's fastest 4G speeds and pricing on the higher end of the mobile phone deals scale. While normally that increased cost is more than wort...
15:24 2019-06-19

The first smartphone with a 64MP camera could come from Xiaomi Xiaomi isn't a high-end (in terms of price) smartphone maker, but its got a knack for firsts – the Xiaomi Mi 9 was the first handset in the world released with the Snapdragon 855 chipset, ...
15:24 2019-06-19

Nightmarish realism: Fernanda Melchor on the haunting voices of 'Hurricane Season' Fernanda Melchor and German translator Angelica Ammar have won the International Literature Award for "Hurricane Season." DW had a chat with the Mexican writer, whose novel depicts life in an extremel...
15:24 2019-06-19

Adidas: EU court rules against three stripes trademark The German company will not be allowed to trademark three stripes next to each other, Europe's second-highest court has ruled. The court called it "an ordinary figurative mark."...
15:24 2019-06-19

Throngs attend Trump's official 2020 reelection kickoff in Florida Thousands of adoring fans are in Orlando for what they say will be a historic event. Though his reelection campaign began the day he took office, the rally marks its official beginning in a must-win s...
15:24 2019-06-19

Czech owners of Skoda, Volkswagen cars qualify for $23 million compensation: report A Prague district court has ruled that Czech owners of Skoda and Volkswagen cars qualify for 533 million crowns ($23.30 million) in compensation linked to VW's diesel emissions scandal, a news website...
15:36 2019-06-19

EU clears 431 million euros aid for cleaner transport in German cities The European Commission said on Wednesday it had cleared 431 million euros ($482.8 million) of public support by German authorities to cities to adapt diesel-powered municipal and commercial vehicles ...
15:36 2019-06-19

China rejects claims fracking caused Sichuan quake: state media Chinese officials said there were no indications that a deadly earthquake in the southwestern province of Sichuan this week was caused by excessive shale gas fracking in the region, state media report...
15:36 2019-06-19

Joy Harjo Is First Native American to Be Named U.S. Poet Laureate (NEW YORK) — Joy Harjo, the first Native American to be named U.S. poet laureate, has been ready for a long time. “I’ve been an unofficial poetry ambassador — on the road for p...
15:36 2019-06-19

Egypt Quietly Buries Former President Morsi, Muting Coverage of Death The country’s first democratically elected president, Mohamed Morsi, was buried at dawn in a furtive and closely guarded ceremony. Reporters were barred....
15:48 2019-06-19

The War on Women The Trump administration is waging a war on women. For too long, women’s voices have been dismissed when it comes to our reproductive freedom and we must fight back....
16:00 2019-06-19

Another ballot win for Johnson as 'underdog' Stewart surprises Boris Johnson has again secured a comprehensive victory in the latest ballot of Conservative MPs to choose their new party leader and the UK's next prime minister....
16:12 2019-06-19

Active shooter scare at Honolulu airport delays flights Flights were being delayed and hundreds of people were waiting to go through security screening at Honolulu's airport on Tuesday after an active shooter scare....
16:12 2019-06-19

An emotional Terry Crews hits golden buzzer for Detroit Youth Choir Holding back tears, Terry Crews saw a piece of himself in the Detroit Youth Choir. Then, he hit the golden buzzer.        ...
16:24 2019-06-19

UEFA reject PSG's appeal to overturn Neymar's Champions League ban "Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar\u0027s appeal against a three-match Champions League ban for insulting match officials following the French side\u0027s elimination from the competition last season...
16:24 2019-06-19

Scholes fined, warned by FA for betting breaches "Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes has been fined £8,000 and warned about his future conduct after he admitted a misconduct charge in relation to betting, the Football Association said....
16:24 2019-06-19

'Game of Thrones' prequel pilot begins filming in Northern Ireland As fans are still reeling from the finale of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” the network has quietly begun production on the first prequel series set in the world of Westeros. ...
16:24 2019-06-19

Turkey to push for trial of Egypt government over Mursi death Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday vowed to try to ensure the Egyptian government is tried in international courts for the death of former president Mohamed Mursi, who suffered a fatal hear...
16:24 2019-06-19

Brazil justice minister says nothing to hide over leaked messages Brazilian Justice Minister Sergio Moro said on Wednesday that he has nothing to hide regarding allegedly leaked personal messages with prosecutors from when he was the judge leading the bribery trial ...
16:24 2019-06-19

Number of Displaced People Hits Postwar Record The number of forcibly displaced people in the world reached almost 71 million at the end of last year, the most since just after World War II and double the number of 20 years ago, according to a U.N...
16:24 2019-06-19

Dutch probe to charge 4 suspects with murder in 2014 shootdown of Malaysian Flight MH17 over Ukraine After a five-year probe, Dutch-led investigators charged four suspects with murder in the shootdown of Malaysian flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014.        ...
16:24 2019-06-19

E.P.A. Finalizes Its Plan to Replace Obama-Era Climate Rules The new measure will very likely prompt a flurry of legal challenges. If upheld in court, it could tie the hands of future presidents on global warming....
16:36 2019-06-19

Donald Trump Jr. mocks Joe Biden for vowing to cure cancer if elected president The remarks by the president’s eldest son came at a campaign rally in Orlando. Biden has focused on curing the disease since losing a son to brain cancer in 2015....
16:36 2019-06-19

3 Russians, 1 Ukrainian Charged With Murder In MH17 Plane Crash Case Dutch prosecutors are to put four people on trial for murder next year over the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine, in which 298 people were killed, relatives said on Wednesday....
17:24 2019-06-19

Blackstone Chief Donates $188 Million To Oxford University The head of private equity firm Blackstone has pledged $188.37 million to Oxford University, the biggest single donation in its history, to fund a centre for humanities that would also house an......
17:24 2019-06-19

Iran Says There Will Be No War With United States: Report There will not be any military confrontation between Iran and the United States, the secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council was quoted as saying on Wednesday by state news agency IRNA....
17:24 2019-06-19

Scientists discovered table salt on Jupiter’s moon, Europa Europa, a frozen moon around Jupiter, is believed to be one of the most habitable worlds in the solar system. It was first imaged in detail by the Voyager 1 probe in 1979, revealing a surface almost d...
17:24 2019-06-19

CHEAP: Scream at the sky, time’s running out to save up to $250 on a MacBook Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Oh daaaamn, you best move quickly: Best Buy is running a limited time flash sale on MacBooks. At the time of wri...
17:24 2019-06-19

Never Panic About Forgetting to Close the Garage Door Again For $20 Off If you have a garage, first of all, jealous. Second of all, it’s cheaper than you might think to upgrade to a smart garage door opener that you can control from anywhere. Just click this link to add a...
17:36 2019-06-19

Venezuela Made A Pact With The VAR Devil For most of my lifetime, Venezuela has been chum for the sharks of South America. La Vinotinto have never qualified for a World Cup, have never even made the final of a Copa America, and generally do ...
17:36 2019-06-19

Tech news roundup: HPE Discover 2019, Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency, and Google Cloud's debacle This week's TechRepublic and ZDNet news stories include a look at the companies that hire the most data scientists, four significant impacts of a security breach, and a first-hand account of a major h...
17:36 2019-06-19

Data.world joins forces with Capsenta to bring knowledge graph-based data management and consumer grade UI to the enterprise data.world has been expanding its footprint in the enterprise. The acqui-hiring of Capsenta complements its portfolio with knowledge graph virtualization to connect data in the cloud and on premise, a...
18:12 2019-06-19

Senior U.S.-Chinese trade negotiators to confer before Trump-Xi G20 meeting The top U.S. trade negotiator said on Wednesday it is in the interests of China and the United States to have a successful trade pact and he expects to confer with a senior Chinese official before nex...
18:12 2019-06-19

Oil prices little changed on U.S. inventory data, hopes for trade deal Oil futures edged up on Wednesday as government data showed U.S. crude inventories fell more than expected, while the prospect of a trade deal between Washington and Beijing also supported prices....
18:12 2019-06-19

Airbus fights back with big name buyers after Boeing's MAX showstopper Airbus sealed deals with big name buyers for its latest passenger jet at the Paris Airshow on Wednesday, battling back from the potential loss of a major customer a day earlier when IAG placed a lifel...
18:12 2019-06-19

KLM signs preliminary deal for 15 Embraer E195-E2 planes Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA said on Wednesday that Dutch airline KLM had signed a letter of intent to buy 15 of its E195-E2 planes and taken out options to potentially buy another 20....
18:12 2019-06-19

Deutsche Bank seeks to shed risky assets as part of overhaul: sources Deutsche Bank is aiming to cut up to a quarter of its riskiest assets in the next few years, people familiar with the matter said, shedding more light on how the German lender is trying to overhaul it...
18:12 2019-06-19

Fifa’s dirty laundry does not cause such a stench in murky times of today | Marina Hyde In a world of pee tapes, poisonings and cybersecurity attacks, news such as Michel Platini’s detention does not feel quite the full-spectrum scandal it once would have beenI’m so glad that sporticidal...
18:12 2019-06-19

MH17: Four suspects named for shooting down plane – video Four suspects, three of them Russian, will face murder charges for the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in 2014, international investigators have said. A trial is due to start next March...
18:12 2019-06-19

Facebook's New Libra Coin: How Does It Work, and Should You Buy It? On Tuesday Facebook announced Libra, a cryptocurrency that it will launch (along with 27 other partners) in 2020. A little like Bitcoin and a little like PayPal, Libra will be a new digital currency, ...
18:12 2019-06-19

How To Prevent and Respond to a SIM Swap Scam SIM swap attacks are “off the hook right now,” as described in a November 2018 article from security maven Brian Krebs. While most of you probably have never, and won’t ever, encounter one, it’s good ...
18:12 2019-06-19

Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston's 'Murder Mystery' marks Netflix's biggest opening weekend ever “Murder Mystery,” the latest Adam Sandler film to debut on Netflix, broke viewing records on the streaming service, the company revealed Tuesday. The film, which is co-headlined by Jennifer Aniston, w...
18:36 2019-06-19

Schiff: 'Time and patience are running out' for Mueller testimony Democratic U.S. Representative Adam Schiff, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, on Wednesday said U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller must testify before Congress about his Russia invest...
18:36 2019-06-19

Mines used in tanker attack look like those shown by Iranian military, explosives expert says A U.S. Navy commander said that debris and a magnet left behind on the ship bore “a striking resemblance” to limpet mines advertised by Iranian forces....
18:36 2019-06-19

PM's Panel's Point-By-Point Rebuttal To Arvind Subramanian's Claim On GDP The Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) on Wednesday rejected the claims of former Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian regarding over-estimation of GDP growth after 2011,......
18:48 2019-06-19

Pelosi blows off AOC ‘concentration camp’ remarks WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi brushed off comments made by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez equating border facilities for migrants to “concentration camps” by saying she wasn’t “up-to-da...
18:48 2019-06-19

103-year-old runner called ‘Hurricane’ Hawkins is setting world records For centenarian Julia “Hurricane” Hawkins, age is nothing but a number — and a goal racing distance. During the National Senior Games this week, Louisiana-based Hawkins, who is 103-y...
19:00 2019-06-19