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Closing arguments in Kellen Winslow trial focus on his NFL fame

VISTA, Calif. — Attorneys for former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. say five women who accused him of rape and lewd conduct invented the allegations to prey on his wealth, while prosecutors say his fame empowered him to prey on the most vul...

Closing arguments in Kellen Winslow trial focus on his NFL fame

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Closing arguments in Kellen Winslow rape trial: 'You hold this man's life in your hands' After two weeks at trial, a jury now will decide whether former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow will spend the rest of his life in prison.        ...
04:30, 2019-06-05

Kellen Winslow II decides not to testify in his own defense at rape trial Former NFL player Kellen Winslow II said in court that he will not testify in his own defense at his rape trial. He has pleaded not guilty.        ...
22:00, 2019-06-03

Kellen Winslow headed to second rape trial in September, will remain in jail The first rape trial of former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow ended in a mistrial on eight charges and a conviction on three. New trial starts Sept. 30.       ...
22:15, 2019-06-14

Kellen Winslow trial Day 6: Woman testifies about alleged incident in 2003 The rape trial for Kellen Winslow II continued with raw and angry testimony from alleged encounter in 2003, a year before Winslow entered the NFL.        ...
09:45, 2019-05-30

Judge declares mistrial in Kellen Winslow II rape trial; guilty on 3 counts A California judge declared a mistrial on eight charges, one day after a jury found former NFL player Kellen Winslow II guilty of rape, indecent exposure and misdemeanor lewd conduct charges....
05:45, 2019-06-12

Former NFL star Kellen Winslow II faces critical choice as his rape trial continues Attorney for Kellen Winslow II addresses whether the former NFL tight end will take the witness stand in rape trial. He says it is too early.        ...
13:30, 2019-06-03

Closing arguments at trial of self-improvement group founder NEW YORK (AP) — A secret society billed as a “sisterhood” that would empower women instead was a scam used to put them under the control of the sex-crazed leader of a purported self-help group, a federal prosecutor said Monday in closing arguments at a New York City trial. Assistant U.S....
00:30, 2019-06-18

Closing arguments next in trial of ex-Michigan State dean LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Closing arguments are scheduled in the trial of a former medical school dean who had oversight of now-imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar at Michigan State University. William Strampel is charged with second-degree criminal sexual conduct and misconduct in office — bot...
08:30, 2019-06-11

Closing arguments made in Virginia abortion regulation trial RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A lawyer defending Virginia in a lawsuit challenging four state abortion laws has told a judge the benefits provided by the regulations clearly outweigh any inconveniences they may impose. During closing arguments Thursday, attorney Emily Scott said the regulations have made abo...
23:30, 2019-06-06

Sex cult trial in New York moves to closing arguments on Monday Jurors are expected to hear closing arguments on Monday in the trial of Keith Raniere, the New York man accused of trapping women in a sex cult and having them branded with his initials....
15:45, 2019-06-17

Analysis: Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow's rape trial quickly gets to graphic testimony from first accuser Kellen Winslow II faced his first rape accuser in court on Tuesday, when she underwent intense questioning from his attorney.        ...
19:45, 2019-05-22

Eric Garner’s mom storms out of closing arguments in Pantaleo’s NYPD trial Eric Garner’s mom stormed out of an NYPD courtroom on Thursday during closing arguments defending the cop accused of putting her son in a banned chokehold that led to his death. Gwen Carr declared, “I can’t listen to this!” and called defense lawyer Stuart London a “snake” as she left the department...
09:15, 2019-06-07

Closing arguments set to begin in Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher's trial. Here's a breakdown of what's been presented Closing arguments are expected to begin Monday in the trial of Chief Special Warfare Operator Eddie Gallagher, a Navy SEAL accused of stabbing an ISIS prisoner to death, among other violations of military law....
15:30, 2019-06-30

Kellen Winslow rape trial Day 4: Woman testifies about 'pervert in the neighborhood' On Day 4 of the rape trial of Kellen Winslow II, a Vietnamese neighbor took the stand to testify about indecent exposure by the former NFL player.        ...
07:30, 2019-05-24

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow's rape trial gets ugly fast with first accuser's testimony Kellen Winslow II faced his first rape accuser in court on Tuesday, when she underwent intense questioning from his attorney.        ...
07:00, 2019-05-22

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow's rape trial: Witness refuses to look at 'rapist' in court Day 3 in the rape trial of former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow II featured a homeless woman accusing him of raping and choking her.        ...
06:45, 2019-05-23

Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' trial closing arguments: What will she owe Christian rapper? Jurors heard closing arguments before deciding how much Katy Perry and her team owe the writers of a Christian rap song over her hit “Dark Horse.”        ...
02:45, 2019-08-02

Kellen Winslow Jr. Is Convicted of Rape The former N.F.L. tight end was also convicted on two lesser charges Monday, and jurors will continue deliberating other rape charges on Tuesday. Winslow faces up to life in prison....
05:45, 2019-06-11

Prosecutors to retry Kellen Winslow Jr. for rape A judge denied a defense request that former NFL player Kellen Winslow be released on $1 million bail after prosecutor said that while free on bail last January he approached an 18-year-old. The new trial is set for Sept. 30. (Jun 14)        ...
10:15, 2019-06-15

Ex-NFL pro Kellen Winslow Jr. raped homeless woman, two others: prosecutors VISTA, California — Kellen Winslow Jr., the son of a pro football star who himself earned over $40 million in an injury-plagued NFL career, “took what he wanted,” including raping a 54-year-old hitchhiker and a 59-year-old homeless woman, prosecutors said Monday. Meanwhile, defense lawye...
17:00, 2019-05-21

After rape conviction, Kellen Winslow Jr. gets mistrial on other charges VISTA, Calif. — A California jury that convicted former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman was unable to break a deadlock on eight other counts Tuesday and a judge declared a mistrial on those charges. The judge earlier denied a defense motion to dismiss the undeci...
01:15, 2019-06-12

Prosecutors will retry Kellen Winslow on rape charges VISTA, Calif. — Former pro football player Kellen Winslow Jr. will be retried after a jury convicted him of raping a homeless woman but failed to agree on eight other criminal charges, including the rape of a 54-year-old hitchhiker and an unconscious teen in 2003, California prosecutors said Friday....
07:15, 2019-06-15

Accusations of Kellen Winslow Jr.’s disturbing NFL behavior emerge Kellen Winslow Jr. awaits a lengthy prison sentence. He has already been convicted of rape, indecent exposure and lewd conduct. The former NFL tight end got a mistrial on two more charges of rape and the prosecutor is considering re-trying him. Now stories of deviant behavior during his NFL days, wa...
01:15, 2019-06-14

Mistrial declared on remaining counts against ex-Pro Bowler Kellen Winslow Jr. A California jury that convicted former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman was unable to break a deadlock on eight other counts Tuesday and a judge declared a mistrial on those charges....
03:15, 2019-06-12

Ex-Pro Bowler Kellen Winslow Jr. 'took what he wanted,' says prosecutor in rape case "Mr. Winslow, the defendant in this case, has been given much but it was not enough," San Diego County Deputy District Attorney Dan Owens told the jury. "He took what he wanted."...
17:45, 2019-05-21

Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr convicted of raping homeless woman Former tight end faces life in prison for two counts of rape Winslow Jr, 35, played for Browns, Bucs, Patriots and JetsFormer NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr – the son of a Hall of Famer who himself earned more than $40m during his career – has been convicted of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman last...
15:45, 2019-06-11

Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow II found guilty of rape, other charges A California jury found former NFL player Kellen Winslow II guilty of rape, indecent exposure and misdemeanor lewd conduct charges while still deadlocked over eight other counts of sexual assault....
09:00, 2019-06-11

Kellen Winslow Jr. rape accuser claims ‘he threatened to kill me’ VISTA, Calif. — A female hitchhiker who accused former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. of raping her after he picked her up testified Tuesday that she did not flee or defend herself because the muscular football star had threatened to kill her. Winslow’s attorneys said the two had consensual sex...
05:45, 2019-05-22

Kellen Winslow Jr. accuser graphically details alleged Mother’s Day rape Former NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. faced another one of his rape accusers on Wednesday — with the 58-year-old woman describing in graphic detail how he picked her up for a coffee date in his Hummer before allegedly assaulting her on Mother’s Day. “I thought we were going to stop at Denny...
07:45, 2019-05-23

Kellen Winslow Jr. found guilty of rape, faces life in prison Kellen Winslow Jr. is facing life in prison after a jury found the troubled former NFL player guilty of a rape, among multiple charges. On Monday, Winslow was found guilty of one count of rape by force or fear, one count of indecent exposure and one count of lewd conduct, according to reports. The j...
02:00, 2019-06-11

Report: Kellen Winslow II Couldn't Stop Masturbating In Front Of His Teammates Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow II was convicted of rape, indecent exposure, and lewd conduct on Monday—charges that stem from separate incidents involving Winslow sexually assaulting a woman, exposing himself to another woman, and touching himself in front of a third woman. A mistrial was decl...
04:15, 2019-06-14

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow II found guilty on three charges, including rape; jury not done Kellen Winslow, 35, was charged with 12 combined criminal counts involving five different women – three accusing him of rape.       ...
12:00, 2019-06-11

Kellen Winslow Jr. Convicted Of Forcible Rape, Indecent Exposure, And Lewd Conduct Former Pro-Bowl tight end Kellen Winslow II was convicted of rape, indecent exposure, and lewd conduct in a California courtroom Monday. The jury has reportedly been sent back to continue deliberating on eight additional charges, including six felonies stemming from an arrest in June 2018....
02:30, 2019-06-11

Kellen Winslow II, ex-NFL player, found guilty of rape involving homeless woman Kellen Winslow II was also found guilty of indecent exposure in a case involving a 58-year-old woman, and lewd conduct involving a 78-year-old woman....
03:45, 2019-06-11

Ex-Pro Bowler Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping homeless woman, 58; faces up to life in prison Former first-round NFL draft pick Kellen Winslow Jr. was convicted Monday of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman last year north of San Diego, in an attack that could send him to prison for the rest of his life....
15:30, 2019-06-11

Ex-NFL Player Kellen Winslow II Found Guilty of Rape, Lewd Conduct Involving 3 Women Former NFL player Kellen Winslow II is facing some eight years in prison after a Southern California jury found him guilty Monday of rape and lewd conduct charges in which three women were violated....
10:45, 2019-06-11

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Mistrial Declared on Remaining 8 Rape and Kidnapping Charges Facing Ex-NFL Player Kellen Winslow II A group of Southern California jurors found the charismatic former NFL player guilty of the rape of a homeless woman he befriended and of engaging in lewd and indecent conduct in front of two other women, but they could not agree on another eight charges involving another two women, and a judge on T...
07:15, 2019-06-12

Closing arguments due in Navy SEAL court-martial SAN DIEGO (AP) — Closing arguments are set to begin in the court-martial of a decorated Navy SEAL charged with murder and other crimes in Iraq. The prosecution is expected to begin summing up its case against Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher on Monday in San Diego. Gallagher is accused of f...
17:30, 2019-07-01

Navy SEAL accused of killing ISIS detainee was victim of 'target fixation,' attorney says in closing arguments An attorney for decorated Navy SEAL Edward "Eddie" Gallagher argued Monday that his client was a subject of "fixation" by military prosecutors and claimed the case against Gallagher had "huge gaping holes."...
09:45, 2019-07-02

Mistrial declared on remaining charges in Kellen Winslow II case; jury 'hopelessly deadlocked' Kellen Winslow II was convicted Monday on three counts, including rape, and acquitted of one crime. Mistrial on remaining charges declared Tuesday.       ...
03:15, 2019-06-12

Jury chosen for Navy SEAL's war crimes trial, opening arguments on Tuesday Opening arguments are set to begin on Tuesday in the trial of a U.S. Navy SEAL court-martialed on charges of murdering a wounded Iraqi prisoner and shooting unarmed civilians, a war crimes case that has drawn the attention of U.S. President Donald Trump....
10:15, 2019-06-18

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09:45, 2019-07-03

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07:45, 2019-05-26

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22:00, 2019-06-19

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03:30, 2019-06-28

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11:00, 2019-06-18

Arguments Over Rape And Incest Divide Abortion Opponents (AP)– Even as the anti-abortion movement celebrates the sweeping bans passed in several states, it’s divided by a widening rift over whether those prohibitions should apply to victims of rape and incest. The debate pits those who believe any abortion is immoral against those who worry th...
13:45, 2019-05-24

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19:45, 2019-05-24

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00:30, 2019-07-09

Trial judge rejects El Chapo's bid for new trial over claims of potential juror misconduct Judge Brian Cogan denied Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán's bid for a new trial over possible juror misconduct, terming the request "a fishing expedition."        ...
22:45, 2019-07-03

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10:30, 2019-08-07

High court to hear arguments again in Oklahoma murder case WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says it will hear arguments a second time in a case involving an Oklahoma man who argued that the state had no right to prosecute him because he is a Native American and the crime occurred on Indian land. The justices announced Thursday they will hear a new round ...
19:00, 2019-06-27

Federal appeals court will hear oral arguments over constitutionality of Obamacare A federal appeals court in New Orleans will hear arguments over the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act in a significant case for the health system....
13:45, 2019-07-09

Illinois jury to hear sentencing arguments in gruesome slaying of Chinese student A jury that convicted an Illinois man in the kidnapping and gruesome murder of a Chinese graduate student will soon begin deliberations about whether Brendt Christensen will spend the rest of his life in prison or be put to death....
14:15, 2019-07-17

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?...
03:15, 2019-06-19

Health-care stocks fall ahead of court arguments over constitutionality of Obamacare Insurer and hospital stocks fell ahead of a legal showdown over the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act before a three-judge federal appeals court....
23:15, 2019-07-09

Retiring Winslow officer gets emotional final radio call WINSLOW, Ariz. – After 26 years of serving, Sgt. Afton Foster “signed off” duty last Friday. To his surprise, his last call on the radio was one he would never forget. “He was surprised by some very special guests who were is dispatch helping to send him off with love and respect,” WPD said on Faceb...
11:15, 2019-06-05

By calling Huawei Android fork a security risk, Google contradicts its own open source arguments Google is reportedly lobbying for a Huawei trade ban exemption, but by calling an Android fork a security risk, it contradicts its own open source argument.Read More...
22:45, 2019-06-07

VW closing in on Ford deal for EVs, AVs Talks with Ford are “progressing well” and are close to being finalized, Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess said. He urged managers to step up the pace on making VW more nimble to help face growing industry headwinds....
15:45, 2019-06-13

Seth Meyers slams CNN moderators for encouraging arguments in debate: 'Now you fight for our pleasure!' Things got testy between the Democratic presidential candidates at Wednesday's debate in Detroit, but that didn't stop the late-night TV laughs.        ...
16:15, 2019-08-01

These stores are closing locations in 2019 The decline of brick-and-mortar stores isn't expected to slow down. Here are the stores that are closing or have closed locations in 2019.       ...
02:45, 2019-07-23

Two Drugmakers Closing In on Opioid Settlements Drugmakers Endo International and Allergan are in talks to avoid going to a landmark trial set to begin in October over the opioid crisis, according to people familiar with the matter....
10:00, 2019-08-20

Saks Off Fifth closing only store in the Bronx Saks’ discount brand, Saks Off Fifth, is pulling out of the Bronx after opening its first store there two years ago. The 25,000-square-foot store at the Bay Plaza Shopping Center will close on Oct. 31, according to a public filing. The store employs 31 staffers. The luxury discount chain’s parent co...
05:15, 2019-07-23

Missouri's Last Abortion Clinic Isn't Closing Yet A state judge ruled Monday that the last abortion clinic in the state of Missouri can remain open for now, according to Politico. The judge blocked state officials attempts to close the clinic over supposed licensing problems....
03:15, 2019-06-11

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21:45, 2019-06-06

Ikea closing only U.S. factory in shift to Europe Swedish furniture giant Ikea announced Tuesday it will close its only U.S. factory in Virginia and shift operations to Europe, where costs are less expensive....
23:45, 2019-07-16

Chick-fil-A is missing out on more than $1B in sales by closing on Sundays Chick-fil-A made the decision in 1946 that it would not be open on Sundays. That decision could be costing it billions.       ...
22:00, 2019-07-21

Closing distance critical for UFC 239 title challengers To pull off upsets, Thiago Santos and Holly Holm must not let defending champs Jon Jones and Amanda Nunes, both known for their striking accuracy, fire away relentlessly from distance....
16:00, 2019-07-04

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23:15, 2019-07-05

All Avenue stores closing, liquidation now underway Plus-size retailer the Avenue will close its 222 stores in 33 states, according to a press release from liquidation company Hilco Merchant Resources.       ...
18:00, 2019-08-14

Pizza Hut is closing hundreds of its dine-in restaurants Pizza Hut will be closing 500 of its underperforming dine-in location across the U.S. / Courtesy of Pizza Hut via TODAY By Alyssa Newcomb, TODAY Birthday parties at Pizza Hut may soon be a thing of the past. One of America’s biggest pizza chains is planning to close hundreds of its dine-in res...
18:45, 2019-08-07

‘Your Heritage Is Taken Away’: The Closing of 3 Historically Black Colleges For nearly 200 years, historically black colleges and universities have educated thousands of students, but they continue to face an uncertain future....
04:45, 2019-06-29

Grand Closing: Topshop to Shutter All U.S. Stores By now, we’re all well-acquainted with the power of the Fenty Effect, but did the Beyoncé backlash contribute to the closing of Topshop’s U.S. stores?...
23:45, 2019-05-24

Amazon Is Closing Its Food Delivery Service in US Amazon has said it would end its US restaurant food delivery service on June 24, giving in to intense competition from GrubHub, DoorDash, and Uber Eats....
09:15, 2019-06-12

N4T Investigators: Green Fields School Closing TUCSON – Financial records obtained by News 4 Tucson Investigators are shedding new light on the financial situation of the Green Fields School. Records show that the school lost more than $500,000 in each of the last two years. According to income tax returns, the school lost $548,551 in the ...
22:30, 2019-07-10

Bats Announces Alternative to Closing Auctions KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK – May 8, 2017 – Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and the second-largest operator of stock exchanges in the United States, announced today that it is proposing to adopt a new, competitively priced alternative to the primary market closing auctions that take place at the e...
03:30, 2019-05-22

California 'Daffodil Hill' closing because of overtourism McLaughlin's Daffodil Hill, a field of beautiful yellow and white flowers outside of California's state capital of Sacramento, has announced that it will be closing indefinitely due to fallout from its unexpected popularity on social media....
16:00, 2019-07-19

Sources: GSW closing on Russell, Iguodala deals The Golden State Warriors and Brooklyn Nets have agreed on a sign-and-trade that will send D'Angelo Russell to the Warriors on a four-year, $117 million maximum contract, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
18:15, 2019-07-01

Sanchez provides closing act in 9th, White Sox edge Royals CHICAGO (AP) — Yolmer Sanchez provided the closing act in his two-day performance, hitting an RBI single in the ninth inning that sent the Chicago White Sox over the Kansas City Royals 2-1 Tuesday in the resumption of a suspended game. Getting the field into shape was quite a chore after play was st...
04:15, 2019-05-29

Sensex, Nifty Hit Record Closing Highs Domestic stock markets extending their gains to a second consecutive session to end at record closing highs on Monday. The S&P BSE Sensex rose 248.57 points - or 0.63 per cent - to end at 39,683.29,......
04:30, 2019-05-28

Premium TV brand Loewe is closing down its business Luxury TV manufacturer Loewe is throwing in the towel. The company is set to cease operations from July 1, with increased competition leading to insufficient funds for the business.The sad demise of the German brand was reported in Spiegel Online , where the company announced its plans to wind ...
21:30, 2019-06-27

Italian Leader Extols Closing of Migrant Center Matteo Salvini, Italy’s nativist deputy prime minister, presided over the closure of a migrant reception center that was once the largest such structure on the continent during the region’s migration crisis....
13:15, 2019-07-10

Barneys New York files for bankruptcy, several stores closing The iconic high-end retailer Barneys has filed for bankruptcy. Veuer’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.       ...
01:15, 2019-08-07

The S&P 500 index is closing at a record high, erasing its losses from May NEW YORK (AP) — The S&P 500 index is closing at a record high, erasing its losses from May. The post The S&P 500 index is closing at a record high, erasing its losses from May appeared first on LEX18.com....
22:30, 2019-06-20

UAW workers lament closing of GM's transmission plant in Mich. While workers lament the plant closing, GM said it will have opportunities for all displaced workers at the plant to transfer to other GM operations....
02:45, 2019-08-02

Sephora closing for diversity training after complaint by singer SZA Cosmetics retailer Sephora will close all its U.S. locations this week to conduct employee diversity training -- after accusations of racial profiling by singer SZA....
00:01, 2019-06-04

Four Seasons Restaurant is closing. Is the power lunch dead? The famed Four Seasons Restaurant in New York, which for decades was a go-to spot for power brokers to hobnob over lunch, will shut its doors on Tuesday....
09:30, 2019-06-10

Agua Caliente Park closing Monday for renovations TUCSON — Starting Monday, Agua Caliente Park will be closed for several months as renovation efforts begin. The park spreads over one hundred acres with a warm spring and pond, making it an oasis in the southwestern desert. For the next few months, Pond 1 will be drained as Pima County works t...
07:45, 2019-08-19

IKEA Closing Only US Furniture Factory, Cutting 300 Jobs IKEA said it will close its only US factory at the end of the year, cutting 300 jobs, as it will be more cost effective to make the products in Europe and import them....
02:15, 2019-07-16

| Under US pressure, Afghan army starts closing checkpoints Only a tangle of razor wire marks the entrance of a remote Afghan army checkpoint that may soon be shuttered as the government closes vulnerable outposts after years of losses to Taliban fighters and desertions....
11:00, 2019-06-18

Canada closing Venezuela embassy effective immediately Canada's foreign affairs minister says the Maduro regime has taken action to prevent foreign embassies from functioning, "particularly those advocating for the restoration of democracy."...
03:45, 2019-06-03

Louvre employees mull closing museum again over overcrowding PARIS (AP) — Employees at the Louvre in Paris are mulling whether to close the museum for a second day this week over tourist overcrowding. The world’s most visited museum was closed on Monday after employees complained they were harassed by tourists waiting to see the Mona Lisa. Pierre Zinenb...
17:00, 2019-05-28

| Bezuidenhout closing in on maiden European title in Spain South Africa's Christiaan Bezuidenhout holds a commanding five-shot lead over Spain's Jon Rahm heading into the final round of the Andalucia Masters....
03:30, 2019-06-30

Transfer window LIVE – Everton 'closing in' on Zaha signing "Ahead of the Premier League transfer window shutting on August 8, follow all the latest moves, rumours and analysis from the summer transfer window."...
12:30, 2019-08-07

When are Payless stores closing? It depends but some are staying open longer Payless ShoeSource originally said all U.S. stores would close by the end of May 2019. Now the footwear chain says some stores will be open in June.        ...
01:30, 2019-05-22

Israeli warplanes strike Gaza after closing of offshore waters A set of Israeli airstrikes in Gaza following rockets striking southern Israel threaten to unravel a ceasefire reached in May. Israel also cut off Palestinian fishing access to offshore waters....
10:30, 2019-06-14

NASCAR StatWatch: Denny Hamlin closing in on Pocono record Denny Hamlin picked up his fifth career Pocono win Sunday, tying him with Bill Elliott for second-most at the track, just one behind Jeff Gordon for the record....
19:15, 2019-07-31

Yankees’ Luis Severino closing in on taking key step in his rehab Now that the Yankees know they won’t be adding any significant arms for the rest of the season, the return of Luis Severino is even more critical. And even the right-hander was caught off guard when the Yankees failed to make a move to boost their rotation or bullpen at Wednesday’s trade deadline. “...
14:30, 2019-08-03

Bath & Body Works closing 24 stores while opening 46 new locations Bath & Body Works is closing 24 stores, open 46 and renovating 175 in 2019, according to parent company L Brands.        ...
05:30, 2019-05-23

Train derails near Nevada-Utah line, closing interstate WELLS, Nev. (AP) — A 60-mile stretch (96 kilometers) of U.S. Interstate 80 in northeast Nevada has been closed while emergency crews respond to a train derailment. Authorities were investigating whether any hazardous materials were aboard the train. There’s been no immediate report of injuries...
22:30, 2019-06-19

Microsoft is closing its long-running MSDN developer magazine Microsoft will stop publishing its developer-focused MSDN Magazine this November, after a 19-year run. The magazine, which started out as two separate titles -- Microsoft Systems Journal and Microsoft Internet Developer -- was first printed in 2000,......
09:30, 2019-08-08

Steve Clarke says ‘not closing door’ on absentees from Scotland squad • New coach intends to ‘make players know they are wanted’• His first squad has combined tally of 14 international goalsSteve Clarke has said he will not take a hardline approach towards players who have made themselves unavailable for Scotland. A week after becoming the national manager, Clarke’s s...
23:45, 2019-05-28

Going out of business: Ascena Retail Group closing all of its nearly 650 Dressbarn stores For now, the Dressbarn website and all stores are open. The company says there are no current changes to its return, refund, or gift card policies.        ...
20:45, 2019-05-21

Sephora closing stores for diversity training day following Sza's accusation of profiling Sephora is shutting down its stores across the U.S. for one day. The chain says employees will participate in diversity training.        ...
22:15, 2019-06-04

New York Assembly passes bill closing 'double jeopardy' loophole The New York State Assembly passed a bill Tuesday that would permit state authorities to pursue charges against a person who has received a pardon from the president....
08:45, 2019-05-22

CVS, Payless and Victoria's Secret are just some of the brands closing stores in 2019 While 2019 is on track to be a record year for store closings, it's not expected to bring the same amount of empty retail space as last year.        ...
20:45, 2019-05-21

Broadway play 'Hillary and Clinton' closing early due to low ticket sales A Broadway depiction of former President Bill Clinton and former First Lady Hillary Clinton will be ending its run one month early due to underwelming ticket sales. ...
01:30, 2019-06-18

Ford enjoys June sales boom in Russia despite closing car factories Ford enjoyed a sales boom in a falling Russian market in June despite closing two car plants as the automaker ends sales of passenger vehicles in the country....
16:45, 2019-07-09

Russia Plans to Block Major VPNs as Next Step in Closing Up Internet Russia is getting closer to implementing the sort of internet regulations that exist under the Great Firewall of China. Earlier this year, internet providers began preparing to conduct tests to find out if Russia can build an internet disconnected from the rest of the world. Now, Russia plans to blo...
22:00, 2019-06-07

Warriors' Stephen Curry has struggled in closing 20 seconds during NBA playoffs Golden State's two-time MVP has gone 0-for-8 on go-ahead shots with less than 20 seconds left in his NBA playoff career. That includes a Game 6 miss.       ...
22:15, 2019-06-14

Mothers rally as Hong Kong’s divide shows no sign of closing Hong Kong’s political divisions show no sign of closing as students rebuffed an offer from city leader Carrie Lam to meet and a few thousand mothers rallied in support of young protesters...
09:15, 2019-07-06

David Pocock closing on Wallabies return with Rugby World Cup in sight Flanker could play role in Rugby ChampionshipCalf injury forced 31-year-old’s Super Rugby retirementWallabies coach Michael Cheika has backed injured flanker David Pocock to play a part in the Rugby Championship and prove his readiness for the World Cup.A critical figure if Australia are to mount a ...
09:15, 2019-07-04

Barneys New York files for bankruptcy and announces 15 closing stores. See the list. Barneys New York has filed for bankruptcy protection and will close 15 of its 22 stores, the luxury retailer announced in a statement Tuesday.       ...
01:15, 2019-08-07

Center for Data Innovation: U.S. leads AI race, with China closing fast and EU lagging While the U.S. currently has a comfortable edge in the race to develop artificial intelligence, China is rapidly gaining ground as Europe falls behind.Read More...
07:15, 2019-08-19

Speaker Bercow says he will stop Johnson from closing parliament to secure Brexit: Telegraph British House of Commons Speaker John Bercow said on Tuesday he would refuse to allow Prime Minister Boris Johnson to close parliament to secure Brexit, the Telegraph reported....
02:00, 2019-08-14

Plus-size clothing chain Avenue is closing all 222 of its locations as the retail apocalypse continues Avenue Avenue is shutting down all of its 222 stores across the US. The plus-sized clothing brand announced it is closing stores across 33 states on Wednesday. Retailers have already announced more than 8,000 store closures so far in 2019, according to an analysis by Business Insider. Visit Busin...
23:15, 2019-08-16

Giro d'Italia 2019 live stream: how to watch the closing cycling stages from anywhere They've traversed the beautiful Italian countryside, cities and mountains and will be relieved to see the 2019 Giro d'Italia finishing line in sight. And none more so than Richard Carapaz. Discover whether the Ecuadorian can hold on to the pink jersey through to the finish of this year&apo...
15:45, 2019-05-31

Coast Guard anticipates closing Port of New Orleans and lower Mississippi within several hours The United States Coast Guard expects to close the Port of New Orleans and the lower Mississippi River on Friday as Tropical Storm Barry approaches the Gulf Coast....
18:15, 2019-07-12

Browns Is Closing Its Iconic South Molton Street Store & Moving Further Into Mayfair The shift away from Oxford Street’s bustling thoroughfare towards the luxury landscape of Bond Street comes four years after Browns was acquired by Farfetch...
23:30, 2019-06-04

Beto: Closing of abortion, family planning clinics a 'life-and-death matter' Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke said Sunday that the closing of roughly 25% of the state’s family planning clinics, which often offer abortions, is a “life-and-death matter” because of how it has put pregnant women at risk if they cannot receive adequate care....
18:45, 2019-06-09

Exclusive: Space firm founded by billionaire Paul Allen closing operations - sources Stratolaunch Systems Corporation, the space company founded by late billionaire and Microsoft Corp co-founder Paul Allen, is closing operations, cutting short ambitious plans to challenge traditional aerospace companies in a new "space race," four people familiar with the matter said on Friday....
22:30, 2019-05-31

New Jersey judge who asked woman about closing her legs to prevent rape is ‘remorseful,’ lawyer says A New Jersey judge who asked an alleged rape victim if she tried closing her legs to prevent a sexual assault is "remorseful," his lawyer said before the state Supreme Court Tuesday....
12:00, 2019-07-11

Beyonce upsets hikers by closing one of the Grand Canyon's most sought-after locations to film new music video Some hikers and tourists are upset with Beyonce after the superstar shut down an exclusive and highly sought after part of the Grand Canyon in order to film her latest music video....
17:30, 2019-07-18

Closing the West's Largest Coal Plant Will Leave the Navajo Nation With $40 Million in Missing Revenue The Navajo Generating Station in Arizona is closing, and that’s terrible news for the Native American communities that rely on the coal plant for their income. A new report from the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) is calling on the federal government to step in for this...
00:00, 2019-06-01

Pizza Hut fans, including Chrissy Teigen, react to news of restaurant closing hundreds of locations Fans shared their concerns over the loss of their favorite local spots, as well as the jobs of the employees who work in the soon-to-shutter restaurants....
19:15, 2019-08-09

Taco Bell manager claims she was fired for closing the store to clean it: 'I just kept finding things that were disturbing' A Taco Bell manager claims that she was fired for closing the restaurant to perform a deep clean on the kitchen and lobby, which she described as “disturbing.”...
00:45, 2019-07-25

Who else deserves to be in the UFC Hall of Fame? Since 2003, the UFC has recognized some of MMA's biggest names and moments by enshrining them in the UFC Hall of Fame. What does it take to get in, and who deserves to be there?...
17:45, 2019-07-02

Kawhi: Here for championship, not fame TORONTO - Kawhi Leonard loses zero sleep pondering his place in the pantheon of NBA greats. The Toronto Raptors' All-Star is restlessly pursuing only one thing: a championship ring....
23:30, 2019-05-29

Hall of Fame Diary Jack Hirsch, now a veteran of 27 Hall of Fame induction weekends, reports from this year’s event The post Hall of Fame Diary appeared first on Boxing News....
15:30, 2019-06-21

In tech-driven 21st century, achieving global development goals requires closing digital gender divide Bridging the ‘gender digital divide’ is about more than ensuring that women and girls have basic access to the Internet and cell phones; it means providing training so they have the skills to use information and communications technologies (ICTs) to their benefit, and taking active measures to boost...
19:15, 2019-05-21

.cloud domains: a name that’s made for fame Google, Facebook, Wholefoods, Virgin. Global fame might not be the end goal for all of us, but when it comes to naming your company or product, and choosing your domain name, there’s pressure to get it right. Not only will the right name resonate well with potential customers, it’...
19:30, 2019-07-18

Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum A look at some of the best bobbleheads on display at Milwaukee's National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum.        ...
05:30, 2019-05-25

When will I be famous? Oscar the whippet’s bid for Instagram fame Petfluencers rule the internet. Can Emma Beddington transform her gloomy pet into a social media sensation?Grumpy Cat, the internet’s favourite seemingly furious feline, died in May, to a global outpouring of sadness, an emotion she would presumably have appreciated. The demise of the creature whose...
12:30, 2019-07-14

Baseball Hall of Fame: Class of 2019 Mariano Rivera, Roy Halladay, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina, Lee Smith and Harold Baines were elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.       ...
16:45, 2019-07-16

Highlights from Baseball Hall of Fame induction The 2019 Baseball Hall of Fame inductees include Mariano Rivera, Lee Smith, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina, Harold Baines and the late Roy Halladay.       ...
03:00, 2019-07-22

Best from Hall of Fame Gold Jacket Dinner The best photos from Friday night's "Gold Jacket Dinner" for the new inductees of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.       ...
17:15, 2019-08-03

Best of the Broncos-Falcons Hall of Fame Game Take a look at the best images from the first football game of the 2019 preseason, the Hall of Fame game between the Broncos and Falcons.       ...
06:45, 2019-08-02

Looking for starters at Hall of Fame Game? Try the O-lines It's the first preseason NFL game, which means most starters get to visit the Pro Football Hall of Fame, then watch the youngsters go at it       ...
19:00, 2019-07-31

Ivanisevic headlines Hall of Fame nominations Big-serving left-hander Goran Ivanisevic, a former Wimbledon champion who won two Olympic bronze medals, headlined the list of four candidates up for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame....
21:00, 2019-08-21

Leon Bridges opens up about his struggles with fame With his gorgeous voice and classic soul sound, Leon Bridges rose to stardom in no time — and that's when the problems started. He opens up to Samuel Fishwick about his struggles with alcohol, confidence and being true to himself...
14:15, 2019-08-01

Fortune and fame can be yours if you win Samsung's new contest; here's how to enter Now that Sir Jony Ive is leaving Apple to start his own design firm, do you think that you can step up and be the next in-house design superstar? Samsung announced today that it is teaming up with design publication Dezeen to find the next "boundary-pushing Galaxy design." The Samsung Mobile Design ...
19:30, 2019-06-28

Pat Bowlen: 'This one's for John' highlighted a Hall of Fame career The late Bowlen's tenure as Broncos owner was defined by winning. His most resounding moment, like his management style, is defined by giving praise to one of his players....
19:15, 2019-07-31

2019 MLB Hall of Fame inductions: How to watch, inductees Six Major League Baseball legends, including former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera, will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame this weekend....
00:45, 2019-07-21

Hall of Fame trainer has his mark all over Hambletonian field Hall of Famer Jimmy Takter has trained plenty of equine stars, but apparently he also has trained some human ones. Marcus Melander, Per Engblom and Nancy Johansson, all former Takter assistants, have contenders that comprise nearly half of the 16-horse field in the eliminations for the $1 million Ha...
08:30, 2019-08-03

Still to be Inducted Saturday in the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – The all-time leading scorer in both men’s and women’s basketball history at the University of Kentucky – Valerie Still – will officially be inducted into the prestigious Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame Saturday Night. The ceremony will take place in Knoxville, TN. Still...
07:30, 2019-06-08

Dolphins Hall of Fame linebacker Buoniconti dead at 78 Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker Nick Buoniconti, who helped lead Miami Dolphins to NFL's only perfect season, dies at 78       ...
19:00, 2019-07-31

Pro Football Hall of Fame is likely to have 20 inductees in 2020 class The increased number of inductees would be a part of the NFL's 100th anniversary celebration and would clear a backlog of talented and deserving players, coaches and contributors....
05:30, 2019-07-06

Pro Football Hall of Fame will likely have 20 inductees in 2020 class The increased number of inductees would be a part of the NFL's 100th anniversary celebration and would clear a backlog of talented and deserving players, coaches and contributors....
03:45, 2019-07-06

Mariano Rivera’s Baseball Hall of Fame memorabilia Mariano Rivera will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, but he already has a presence in Cooperstown. The former Yankees closer has eight items from his dominant career in the Hall and those are soon to be joined by his plaque. The Post’s Greg Joyce takes a look at the Rivera......
22:45, 2019-07-18

Mike Mussina has Hall of Fame question he still needs answered COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — There was an almost around nearly every turn. Shortcomings used to identify Mike Mussina’s career. Good, just not great. He never won a World Series, despite reaching the final round of the postseason twice. He never won a Cy Young Award, though he finished in the top-six nine ti...
08:30, 2019-07-22

Mariano Rivera closes out Hall of Fame parade like only he could COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — One Hall of Famer after another was introduced onto the stage, each more impressive than the next. Legendary pitchers, all-around superstars, record-breaking home run hitters and wizards in the field. Greg Maddux followed by Ken Griffey Jr., then Hank Aaron and Ozzie Smith. None ...
03:30, 2019-07-22

Hall of Fame sportscaster Jack Whitaker dies at 95 Jack Whitaker called Super Bowl I and Secretariat's Triple Crown victory and was inducted into the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame in 2012.       ...
05:15, 2019-08-19

The inexcusable snubs Hockey Hall of Fame has no answer for Puffs of white smoke do all of the talking for the Hockey Hall of Fame selection committee, so we never quite know why certain candidates are perennially overlooked, and I’m looking primarily at Doug Wilson and Kevin Lowe — dominant defenseman of their shared era of the late ’70s through mid-’90s. T...
04:30, 2019-06-30

Derek Jeter’s Hall of Fame nod could come with painful Red Sox company The rivalry could be going somewhere it has seldom gone before. Cooperstown. Yankees fans are almost certain to return to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in droves next July with the likely induction of Derek Jeter — and they could be seeing plenty of red there. Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schill...
01:45, 2019-07-23

2019 Automotive Hall of Fame: Class of the titans At a July 18 ceremony in Detroit, newly inducted Automotive Hall of Famers Sergio Marchionne and Richard E. Dauch were remembered, while Pat Ryan and Janet Guthrie reminisced. Snapshots of the inductees:...
18:45, 2019-07-21

YouTube Fame's Highs and Lows: One Family's Experience The McClures of New Jersey, aka the ‘McClure Twins Family,’ catapulted to YouTube stardom three years ago, then soon discovered the downside of internet fame....
22:15, 2019-07-02

He built this house: Mr. Hall of Fame retires after 42 years Joe Horrigan ends his 40-plus-year tenure in Canton. Not only did he have a hand in expanding the Pro Football Hall of Fame, he has helped keep football's memories alive....
08:15, 2019-06-02

Stewart, Gibbs top NASCAR Hall of Fame class Three-time NASCAR season champion Tony Stewart was elected to the 2020 NASCAR Hall of Fame on Wednesday that also includes team owner Joe Gibbs, who joined a second sport's Hall of Fame....
04:00, 2019-05-23

Lou Piniella’s Baseball Hall of Fame snub still stings You enter a conversation with Lou Piniella ready to be entertained. Not necessarily surprised, though. The beloved longtime player and manager operates without much of a filter, so he has to work pretty hard to surprise you. Nevertheless, Sweet Lou came through when I brought up the subject of his n...
01:15, 2019-08-17

Mike Mussina: Blank cap for Hall of Fame was my only choice In the immediate aftermath of getting the call to the Hall of Fame, Mike Mussina had not yet figured out which cap — Orioles or Yankees — he would wear on his plaque. The next day, with a night to sleep on it, he still had no decision. Looking back on it now, nearly six......
05:30, 2019-07-13

A Polish Village Gains Fame for What It Doesn’t Have: Boys Over nearly a decade, all 12 children born in the farming hamlet of Miejsce Odrzanskie have been girls, an oddity that has drawn international attention....
23:00, 2019-08-06

Four players added to Tennis Hall of Fame ballot Former world No. 1 men's doubles tennis star Jonas Bjorkman was one of four players added Wednesday to the ballot for 2020 induction into the International Hall of Fame....
04:00, 2019-08-22

2019 Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony Eight former professional football greats were honored for their place in history with an induction ceremony in Canton, Ohio.       ...
13:15, 2019-08-04

Pro Football Hall of Fame Inductees Bring Causes to Canton Champ Bailey delivered an impassioned plea Saturday for a discussion on race. Others have found more subtle ways to bring social justice and player health issues to the fore....
02:15, 2019-08-05

'He's so cute' - Daniel Sturridge's dog 'found' by Killa Fame "Daniel Sturridge issued a desperate plea on social media on Tuesday for the safe return of his dog, offering a sizeable reward after he was \"stolen\" in LA."...
13:30, 2019-07-10

Pro Football Hall of Fame to welcome Gonzalez, Reed on Saturday Ed Reed was considered the premier safety in the NFL during his career. On Saturday, the former Baltimore Ravens ballhawk takes his place among the all-time greats at the Pro Football Hall of Fame....
22:15, 2019-08-02

Sachin Tendulkar "Humbled" After Induction Into ICC Hall Of Fame Sachin Tendulkar became the sixth cricketer from India after Bishan Singh Bedi, Kapil Dev, Sunil Gavaskar, Anil Kumble and Rahul Dravid to be inducted into the ICC's Hall of Fame....
17:30, 2019-07-19

Wambach, Gulati elected to US Soccer Hall of Fame HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Retired forward Abby Wambach and former U.S. Soccer Federation president Sunil Gulati have been chosen for the U.S. National Soccer Hall of Fame. The pair will be inducted Sept. 21 at the new hall building in Frisco, Texas. The 38-year-old Wambach scored a U.S. record 184 goals...
00:00, 2019-05-27

Durability was Kevin Mawae’s claim to fame for Jets The timing, as it turns out, is a bit ironic. Two days before Kevin Mawae — the Jets’ center for eight seasons and one of the best, most consistent players ever to wear their green-and-white uniform — was to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday (7 p.m. on ESPN and......
14:30, 2019-08-03

Finding a buyer for Boost Mobile is still the key to closing the T-Mobile-Sprint merger (VIDEO) Time to check back in to see what is happening with our favorite soap opera, "As the Deal Turns." When we last left our cast of characters, the Justice Department (DOJ) was waiting to see if outspoken Dish Network CEO Charles Ergen would go ahead and spend $6 billion to purchase Boost Mobile and som...
04:30, 2019-06-29

After daughter asked to buy shoes for friend, Arkansas mom bought all shoes at Payless store closing (KNWA) An Arkansas woman recently bought out an entire Payless Shoes store in hopes of helping those in need. Carrie Jernigan was at an Alma store’s close-out sale when her daughter saw a pair she wanted to buy for a friend at school because she had noticed that his were too small. Not knowing wh...
18:00, 2019-07-31

ATP roundup: Andreozzi upsets Karlovic at Hall of Fame Open Argentina's Guido Andreozzi upset sixth-seeded Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (6), 7-6 (7) on Monday in the opening round of the Hall of Fame Open at Newport, R.I....
08:45, 2019-07-16

Love Island star: 'No amount of support prepares you for fame' Former Love Islander Eyal Booker has spoken out to stand up for the show over the issues of diversity and support for contestants that have made headlines in recent weeks....
20:00, 2019-06-07

Stewart, Gibbs, Labonte elected to NASCAR Hall of Fame CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart headlines a Joe Gibbs Racing trio that has been elected to the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The three-time Cup Series champion will be inducted alongside car owner Joe Gibbs and former teammate Bobby Labonte. Driver Buddy Baker and mechanic Waddell Wilson were also voted ...
23:30, 2019-05-22

Jack Whitaker, Hall of Fame sports broadcaster, dies at 95 Jack Whitaker, whose Hall of Fame broadcasting career ranged from the first Super Bowl to Secretariat's Triple Crown to short essays from major sporting events, died Sunday morning, CBS reported....
16:30, 2019-08-19

Mariano Rivera’s Hall of Fame speech is getting perfect treatment COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — It will be just like old times: Mariano Rivera closing out the day. This time, however, he won’t have a baseball in his hand, but a speech to deliver, to somehow sum up a magnificent career that all great relievers will use as a measuring stick. In another highlight to his storie...
16:45, 2019-07-21

Hall of Fame welcomes Class of 2019 in emotional ceremony The Pro Football Hall of Fame welcomed eight new members on Saturday night in Canton, Ohio, with the inductees sharing emotional stories of the hard work, family support and unbreakable bonds with teammates who helped them reach football immortality....
20:30, 2019-08-04

Actor Rutger Hauer, of ‘Blade Runner’ fame, has died at 75 Dutch film actor Rutger Hauer, who specialized in menacing roles, including a memorable turn as a murderous android in “Blade Runner” opposite Harrison Ford, has died. He was 75....
21:01, 2019-07-24

How Each America's Got Talent Winner Has Spent--or Squandered--Their Chance at Fame When America's Got Talent returns for season 14 on Tuesday, May 28, it'll look a little different. Not only is seasons 12 and 13 host Tyra Banks out, but so are longtime judges......
15:30, 2019-05-28

It took years, and a sabermetrics revolution, to put Mike Mussina in the Hall of Fame Mussina is one of the most notable examples of how the rise of sabermetrics and advanced analytics has changed the perception and dialogue surrounding individual Hall of Fame cases — for the better....
14:15, 2019-07-19

Mariano Rivera’s Yankees bond is peak Hall of Fame: ‘Here for Mo’ COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — The Baseball Hall of Fame is not just about talent and numbers. It is more than that. It is about strength, the inner strength it takes to survive and move forward in the major leagues. That strength was on display Sunday in multiple ways at the Clark Sports Center in front of......
04:15, 2019-07-22

James Holzhauer of 'Jeopardy' fame likely owes $1.2 million in taxes "Jeopardy" champion and professional sports bettor James Holzhauer lost in his 33rd episode of the TV game show, which aired on Monday, finishing $58,484 short of the all-time winnings record....
21:30, 2019-06-03

Peyton Manning joins Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame Peyton Manning remembers his days as a University of Tennessee Volunteer as he's inducted into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame. (June 15)        ...
02:00, 2019-06-18

Marilyn Monroe statue stolen from Hollywood Walk of Fame A glittery statue of Marilyn Monroe was sawed off its perch and stolen from the “Four Ladies of Hollywood” gazebo in California this week, according to new reports. The figure, erected in 1994, depicting Monroe in a scene from the 1955 film “The Seven Year Itch,” was taken in the predawn hours on Mo...
15:30, 2019-06-19

Actress Sylvia Miles, of 'Midnight Cowboy' fame, dies Sylvia Miles, an actress and Manhattan socialite whose brief, scene-stealing appearances in the films "Midnight Cowboy" and "Farewell, My Lovely" earned her two Academy Award nominations, died Wednesday....
16:45, 2019-06-13

Samantha Fox on fame at 16, stalkers and David Cassidy: ‘I kneed him and told him where to go’ One of the most photographed British women of the 1980s talks about feminism, her abusive father and how she battled her fears to come out as gayIn a small, unloved hotel, the receptionist greets me and Samantha Fox with pursed lips: “There will be no interview here,” she says. I feel as if I’ve wan...
16:15, 2019-05-21

Ryan Shazier, working on an NFL comeback, says ‘I still want to make the Hall of Fame’ The two-time Pro-Bowler was once told by doctors he had a less than 20 percent chance of walking again after suffering a spinal injury in a 2017 game....
15:00, 2019-06-28

Roger Clemens sneaks into one Hall of Fame in obvious ploy Roger Clemens’ immorality won’t stop this Hall of Fame from giving him immortality. The Pawtucket Red Sox, of whom Clemens was a member of for less than two months in the early 1980s, will induct the disgraced pitcher into its four-year-old Hall of Fame in late June. “The PawSox Hall of ...
22:45, 2019-06-08

'Modern Family' star Ariel Winter says she’s 'not really a fame person' Though the beloved sitcom “Modern Family” has arguably propelled Ariel Winter to stardom, the actress — who has long played the character Alex Dunphy on the show — admitted this week that she doesn’t consider herself to be a “fame person.” ...
22:30, 2019-07-13

North of Cooperstown, a Hall of Fame That Fits Canada Just Fine The Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame has modest roots, but a recent expansion offers more room to preserve the country’s sometimes-quirky involvement in the game....
11:45, 2019-07-19

Champ Bailey: The play that defined his Hall of Fame career Bailey, who will be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, has an elite body of work. But on Jan. 14, 2006, an interception against the Patriots became his career's defining moment....
17:15, 2019-08-01

Hall of Fame experience worth the wait for Mike Mussina COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Mike Mussina didn’t mind the wait. Six years was nothing to the former Yankees and Orioles pitcher. He was thrilled he didn’t have to hold out any longer. “I was as surprised as anyone [to get in],” he said Saturday, the day before entering the National Baseball Hall of Fame alon...
06:15, 2019-07-21

Mariano Rivera’s new Hall-of-Fame teammates are a familiar crew Nothing can match the scene at Cooperstown’s lovely Otesaga Resort Hotel on Hall of Fame weekend, as legends golf, dine and swap stories on the veranda before heading to their big event. To be included among this ultra-exclusive group marks the game’s highest honor, and it must be intimidating for t...
10:30, 2019-07-19

Abby Wambach to be inducted into National Soccer Hall of Fame Abby Wambach, the all-time leading goal scorer in women's international soccer, will be inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame.        ...
22:15, 2019-05-26

ATP roundup: Isner gunning for fourth Hall of Fame title Top-seeded John Isner recorded 15 aces while outlasting fourth-seeded Frenchman Ugo Humbert 6-7 (4), 7-6 (5), 6-3 on Saturday at Newport, R.I., to advance to the final of the Hall of Fame Open....
07:15, 2019-07-21

Penicheiro, Riley Hunter headline Hall of Fame class KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ruth Riley Hunter says her journey to the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame began in front of her television set more than a quarter-century ago. Ticha Penicheiro’s own dream started when she received a basketball from her parents when she was 6. Both entered the Ha...
06:15, 2019-06-09

James “Buddy” McGirt to be inducted into Boxing Hall of Fame It is guaranteed that when James “Buddy” McGirt makes his acceptance speech for induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota on Sunday, the Long Island native will mention his mother Doreatha Boynton. He’ll probably cry a little bit, too. “As a kid I wanted to be a world champio...
09:15, 2019-06-09

Include Battery Swapping For Incentives Under FAME-II Scheme: FICCI Industry chamber FICCI called for the inclusion of battery swapping model of charging for incentives under FAME-II scheme on Friday to help the acceleration of electric mobility in India. The Rs.......
19:45, 2019-06-30

Li Na's tennis journey to stretch from China to Hall of Fame Li Na, the first player from Asia to win a Grand Slam singles title, will be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame this weekend        ...
02:30, 2019-07-20

Who wore it best? Top Baseball Hall of Fame member with every jersey number Here are the best Baseball Hall of Fame players at each uniform number -- from Ozzie Smith at No. 1 to Carlton Fisk at No. 72.       ...
19:45, 2019-07-20

It took years and a sabermetrics revolution to put Mike Mussina in the Hall of Fame Mussina is one of the most notable examples of how the rise of sabermetrics and advanced analytics has changed the perception and dialogue surrounding individual Hall of Fame cases — for the better....
08:45, 2019-07-21

Hall-Of-Fame Boxer Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker Dead At 55 After Being Hit By A Car Former professional boxing champion Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker was killed last night in Virginia Beach. According to police, Whitaker was crossing a busy intersection around 10 p.m. when a car hit him. He died from his injuries at the scene. He was 55....
23:15, 2019-07-15

'I love you, man': Paul McCartney brings out Ringo Starr for a tour-closing Beatles reunion Reunion alert! Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr shared the stage at Dodger Stadium, where the former Beatles played "Sgt. Pepper" and "Helter Skelter."        ...
09:00, 2019-07-18

Baseball Hall of Fame: Which of today's players have the best shot at Cooperstown? Here’s a look at today's Major League Baseball players who should draw Hall of Fame attention in the coming years.       ...
19:45, 2019-07-20

Tim Couch Named to 2020 College Football Hall of Fame Ballot UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. –   For the second straight season, former Kentucky quarterback Tim Couch has been named to the ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, the National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today. Couch is one of 76 players and five ...
01:01, 2019-06-04

Will there ever be another 300-game winner? Baseball Hall of Fame's standards have changed The bar for a pitcher getting elected into the Hall of Fame has changed over time. Mike Mussina and Roy Halladay have proven that and are both worthy.       ...
16:15, 2019-07-19

Roy Halladay’s wife, Brandy, gives powerful speech at Hall of Fame ceremony COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. – The large crowd rose to its feet as Brandy Halladay, wiping tears from each cheek, stepped to the podium. Roy Halladay’s wife had the unenviable task of making the speech for her late husband and she had plenty of support, helping her deliver the most emotional moments of the mem...
03:30, 2019-07-22

Mariano Rivera closes out Baseball Hall of Fame ceremony in style There were tears and there was laughter throughout the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony, but the main attraction Sunday was Mariano Rivera.       ...
03:00, 2019-07-22

4 Grand Slam champions on 2020 tennis Hall of Fame ballot Goran Ivanisevic, Sergi Bruguera, Conchita Martínez, Jonas Björkman are candidates for International Tennis Hall of Fame's class of 2020; all 4 are Grand Slam champions       ...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Li Na, Mary Pierce, Yevgeny Kafelnikov inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame Li Na became the first Asian-born player to be inducted after becoming the first Chinese player to win a Grand Slam title.        ...
15:45, 2019-07-21

ATP roundup: Isner slams 24 aces to reach Hall of Fame semis Top-seeded John Isner delivered 24 aces whole posting a 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 victory over Australia's Matthew Ebden on Friday in Newport, R.I., to reach the semifinals of the Hall of Fame Open....
04:45, 2019-07-20

Lorenzo White can laugh now that College Football Hall of Fame finally let him in Lorenzo White is proud of still being Michigan State's all-time leading rusher, though he's not over the Heisman Trophy that got away.       ...
18:45, 2019-07-21

Penn Badgley Thinks "Fame" Stands for "F--king Awful, Man, Extremely" You actor and Gossip Girl alum Penn Badgley has been famous for more than a decade. But he isn't that into it. "It's boring to me," the 32-year-old told fellow star Gina......
00:15, 2019-06-08

Popular famous person Batman to get his own star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame We can now add “Beating the ever-loving crap out of murderclowns” to the things that can get a person a star on Hollywood’s well-known Walk Of Fame. The Hollywood Chamber Of Commerce announced that popular vigilante The Batman will be among the recipients of a new star next year at the popular touri...
06:45, 2019-06-21

Hall of Fame trainer banned at Santa Anita after horse death ARCADIA, Calif. — Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer was banned by the ownership of Santa Anita on Saturday after a fourth horse from his stable died — and the 30th overall — at the Southern California track. The Stronach Group, which owns the track, said in a statement that effective immediate...
14:30, 2019-06-23

Isner wins Hall of Fame tourney on Newport's hot grass Top-seeded John Isner used his blistering serve to overcome scorching conditions and win a title for the fourth time on Newport's grass courts, beating No. 7 seed Alexander Bublik, 7-6 (2), 6-3, Sunday at the Hall of Fame Open.       ...
23:30, 2019-07-21

Julius Holt Makes American Youth Football Hall of Fame TUCSON – A former U of A football standout is being honored nationally through his work with youngsters.  Julius Holt was recently selected to the American Youth Football and Cheer Hall of Fame. Here’s more from our Friday sportscast: Here’s a story we did a few years ago on Juliu...
10:30, 2019-06-29

Longtime Broncos owner Pat Bowlen, a Hall of Fame electee, dies at 75 Pat Bowlen, who was elected to the Hall of Fame this year, had owned the Broncos since 1984 and went to the Super Bowl seven times, winning three.       ...
14:15, 2019-06-14

Matthew McConaughey Reveals He's a Guy Fieri Fan at Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony Alright, alright, alright! It is the moment that people have long been waiting for: Guy Fieri is getting his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The famed Diners, Drive-ins and Dives host......
01:15, 2019-05-23

The ride, friendship that began Mariano Rivera’s Hall of Fame journey COOPERSTOWN — There are many different roads to the Hall of Fame. This one started by not knowing how to get to Eastchester. There was the young pitcher from Panama sitting in the Yankees clubhouse back in 1995. He was scheduled to see his agent in Eastchester to find an apartment, but did not speak...
21:15, 2019-07-20

Government Sanctions 5,595 Electric Buses For Public Transport In 64 Cities Under FAME II The central government has sanctioned the use of 5,595 electric buses in 64 cities for intracity and intercity public transportation under the FAME II (Faster Adoption and Manufacture of (Hybrid and)......
11:45, 2019-08-09

Matthew McConaughey spoke at Guy Fieri's Hollywood Walk Of Fame ceremony A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is the greatest honor a person in entertainment can receive that they also must pay $50,000 for. The chance to be immortalized among the many Batmen, Jack Sparrows, and brawling Spongebobs is one that simply cannot be passed up. So when, at long last, the time ca...
21:15, 2019-05-23

From LeBron to Yoda: Milwaukee's Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum A look at some of the best bobbleheads on display at Milwaukee's National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum.        ...
18:45, 2019-05-24

Billie Eilish Opens Up About Anxiety, Depression and the Hard Side of Fame As Billie Eilish told Rolling Stone, "I've loved attention my whole life...but I don't think anyone knows what fame actually is. Because if I did want to be famous--it wasn't this......
19:45, 2019-07-31

Derek Jeter’s unanimous Hall of Fame quest gains steam If Mariano Rivera’s unanimous election to the Hall of Fame opened the floodgates, it’s only logical Derek Jeter would be next. The legendary Yankee shortstop, up for election next year, has a no-doubt Hall of Fame résumé, with the championship rings and pedigree to back it up. Tradition — that, if B...
00:45, 2019-07-25

Hall of Fame quarterback and Packers legend Bart Starr dies at 85 Former Green Bay Packers QB Bart Starr, 85, died Sunday in Alabama. The Hall of Famer had been in failing health since suffering a stroke in 2014.        ...
22:15, 2019-05-26

Six Individuals Selected to Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2019 Kentucky’s Derek Anderson holds up his jersey after his team won the college national championship game against Syracuse Monday, April 1, 1996 in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Ed Reinke) Louisville, Ky. – June 12, 2019 – Six individuals who have made outstanding contributions to sports – d...
22:00, 2019-06-12

Hall of Fame linebacker, ex-Dolphins great Nick Buoniconti dies at 78 The Miami Dolphins and the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday confirmed the death of linebacker Nick Buoniconti at 78.       ...
19:00, 2019-07-31

The world capitals of Bigfoot sightings, lightning, murder and more odd claims to fame 24/7 Tempo reviewed hundreds of unofficial capitals of the world, and selected 30 that possess substantial evidence to back their titles.       ...
22:30, 2019-07-11

Billy Ray Cyrus campaigns for Pete Rose to be in Baseball Hall of Fame Singer Billy Ray Cyrus on Tuesday celebrated being on the top of music charts for 14 straight weeks by campaigning for MLB legend Pete Rose to get inducted into the Hall of Fame....
14:45, 2019-07-10

Roy Halladay’s widow delivers emotional Hall of Fame induction speech “We all struggle, but with hard work, humility and dedication, imperfect people can still have perfect moments,” Brandy Halladay told the crowd in Cooperstown, N.Y....
07:15, 2019-07-22

The Pride’s queer superhero team returns in this Fame Monster exclusive When it comes to queer representation in superhero comics, publishers all too often expect readers to be grateful for crumbs. There have been queer-led solo series (America, Batwoman, Iceman, and Midnighter) and team books with a lot of queer members (Young Avengers, The Authority in The Wild Storm)...
18:15, 2019-06-03

Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2019: Time, TV info, what you need to know about inductees Champ Bailey, Pat Bowlen, Gil Brandt, Tony Gonzalez, Ty Law, Kevin Mawae, Ed Reed and Johnny Robinson are set to be honored in Canton, Ohio.       ...
17:15, 2019-08-03

Actor Danny Trejo of 'Machete' fame pulls young boy from overturned car Hollywood actor Danny Trejo, known for his tough-guy roles in such films as 'Machete,' helped rescue a young boy who was trapped in a car that overturned in a Los Angeles traffic collision on Wednesday....
10:30, 2019-08-08

Mariano Rivera closes Baseball Hall of Fame ceremony in style There were tears and there was laughter throughout the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony, but the main attraction Sunday was Mariano Rivera.       ...
08:30, 2019-07-22

How to keep focus in the office Most of our workplaces are cluttered with distractions of many different kinds. These distractions are especially present in a popular open-office settings, which are proving to be more and more disruptive to the general productivity of teams. From meetings to co-workers looking for a chat, it’...
11:00, 2019-07-12

Ford Focus Focus retains its position as the best-in-class to drive – spec dependent – while adding extra space, functionality and connectivity The market introduction of the fourth-generation Ford Focus has been a slightly piecemeal and incremental process, but it’s nonetheless now nearing the point where th...
03:00, 2019-07-17

Cboe Europe Announces Planned Launch of Cboe Closing Cross, Simple and Cost-Effective Post-Close Trading Service LONDON – 31 July 2019 – Cboe Europe, the largest pan-European stock exchange and a division of Cboe Global Markets (Cboe: CBOE), today announced it plans to launch Cboe Closing Cross (3C), a new post close trading service that will provide a simple, cost-effective way for market participants to exe...
02:45, 2019-08-01

VOLUME IN S&P 500 INDEX OPTIONS SETS NEW SINGLE DAY TRADING RECORD ON MONDAY; CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) Reached New Intraday and Closing Highs CHICAGO, October 6, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that on Monday, October 6, several records were established at the Exchange as trading in S&P 500 Index (SPX) options soared to a new all-time high and the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) reached record levels both intra-day ...
01:45, 2019-05-23

Veteran NFL writer Don Banks dies after covering Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremony Don Banks, best known for his 17 years at Sports Illustrated, died in his sleep Sunday after just covering the Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremonies.       ...
02:45, 2019-08-05

Widow of baseball great Roy Halladay delivers emotional Hall of Fame tribute The widow of Roy Halladay, the longtime Toronto Blue Jays ace who died in a plane crash two years ago, delivered an emotional speech at Cooperstown Sunday as her husband was inducted into Major League Baseball's Hall of Fame....
14:15, 2019-07-22

Pete Rose: Johnny Bench would never have made it to Hall of Fame 'if I wasn't born' Baseball legend Pete Rose took a shot at his former teammate and Hall of Fame catcher Johnny Bench on Thursday during an appearance on “The Brian Kilmeade Show.”...
19:15, 2019-06-06

Hopeful mechanic to Hall of Fame: Mariano Rivera’s perfect underdog story One pitch. One team. A 1.000 WHIP, even. Simplicity propelled Mariano Rivera to greatness. Now, however, as he prepares for his official baseball immortalization, the Yankees legend finds himself juggling about a million thoughts. “It’s too much,” a relaxed-looking Rivera said recently in a conversa...
16:15, 2019-07-19

Robert Johnson of BET Fame Still Got Love for Donald Trump While Saying of Democrats: Y’all Moving Too Far, Too Fast The nation’s first black billionaire, BET founder Robert Johnson, says Democrats are moving too far to the left for his taste, and that when it comes to Donald Trump, ya gotta give credit where credit is due....
10:45, 2019-07-10

Missy Elliott tears up as first female rapper inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame Missy Elliott felt the love back from her musical sisters as she became the first female rapper inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.        ...
17:15, 2019-06-14

Denver Broncos kick off NFL preseason with win over Atlanta Falcons in Hall of Fame Game Hours after visiting a hospital, new Denver Broncos Vic Fangio coach won a football game, beating the Atlanta Falcons in the Hall of Fame Game.       ...
06:45, 2019-08-02

Mariano Rivera’s Hall of Fame call felt like World Series triumph Mariano Rivera never considered himself to be better than any other baseball player. But six months ago when the Baseball Hall of Fame called to tell him that he was not only welcomed into the Hall, but was the first player ever to be unanimously elected, Rivera took another look at himself. While s...
02:30, 2019-07-12

Hall of Fame trainer banned from Santa Anita after 30th horse since Dec. 26 dies Hall of Fame horse trainer Jerry Hollendorfer was banned from Santa Anita racetrack after the death of another horse under his care.       ...
21:30, 2019-06-23

Late UA football coach Dick Tomey to be inducted in AZ Sports Hall of Fame Coach Dick Tomey honored during a game in 2014/ Arizona Football Facebook Page TUCSON – Late University of Arizona football coach Dick Tomey will be inducted into the Arizona Sports Hall of Fame in November, the Arizona Sports and Entertainment Commission (ASEC) announced Thursday. After a five-mont...
20:45, 2019-05-30

Former Yankees closer Mariano Rivera headlines six Baseball Hall of Fame inductees Former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was among six Major League Baseball legends who were inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday....
04:30, 2019-07-22

Bout Time: Teddy Riley Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Now you know if Donald Trump has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (which fabulously continues to be vandalized), that music producer, New Jack Swing-originator, and thin-mustachioed crooner Teddy Riley been should have had one....
23:15, 2019-08-18

In photos: Teddy Riley honored with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles Recording artist and music producer Teddy Riley is honored during an unveiling ceremony honoring him with the 2,670th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on August 16, 2019....
15:30, 2019-08-19

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame set to introduce new "Interactive Garage" exhibit this summer A new interactive exhibit at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is set to open in the Cleveland museum in July.        ...
03:30, 2019-06-11

2019 Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony: Time, TV, streaming info Six new members will be inducted to the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown on Sunday. Here's how to watch it.       ...
18:45, 2019-07-21

CBOE's Thomas Knorring Inducted into Inside Market Data Hall of Fame CHICAGO, IL – May 19, 2016 – The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced today that Thomas Knorring, CBOE Vice President, Business Development, has been inducted into the Inside Market Data Hall of Fame. Knorring was honored during an award ceremony in New York City on May 18, 2016...
07:15, 2019-05-22

Ava Gardner struggled to be taken seriously and Walter Brennan found fame despite accident, says film expert Turner Classic Movie’s (TCM) “Summer Under the Stars” is back, and this time the spotlight is on some of Tinseltown’s seemingly forgotten film icons....
13:45, 2019-08-10

Brad's Hall of Fame - Bradley Wiggins picks his five favourite climbs in cycling "Eurosport\u0027s Bradley Wiggins names his top 5 climbs in cycling. Alpe d\u0027Huez obviously makes the cut, but which others are in Wiggo\u0027s selection."...
16:45, 2019-06-01

The Good Place's Manny Jacinto on Your Thirst, Fame and How Playing Dead Has Changed Him Playing dead has been good for Manny Jacinto. As Jason Mendoza, a lovable, doofy airhead, Jacinto is known for stealing scenes in NBC's acclaimed comedy The Good Place. That's not putting......
15:15, 2019-05-24

Donovan McNabb compares himself to Troy Aikman to make Hall of Fame case Donovan McNabb is a Hall of Famer. Or, at least he is according to Donovan McNabb. The former Eagles, Redskins and Vikings quarterback compared himself favorably to Cowboys legend Troy Aikman, saying he “absolutely” deserves to be enshrined in Canton, because the two have similar numbers...
00:30, 2019-05-25

Enter Sandman: Hall of Fame weekend in Cooperstown belongs to Mariano Rivera Rivera, whose 652 career saves are the most of all time, was the first player to ever receive 100 percent of the Hall of Fame vote.       ...
02:00, 2019-07-21

A nod to pop culture: National Bobblehead Museum and Hall of Fame offers hidden treasures The National Bobblehead Museum and Hall of Fame features pop culture icons from LeBron James to The Beatles, crying piccolo girl to racing sausages.        ...
21:00, 2019-05-24

With No Boys Born in Nearly 10 Years, a Polish Village Finds Fame in Its Missing Males Over nearly a decade, all 12 children born in the farming hamlet of Miejsce Odrzanskie have been girls, an oddity that has drawn international attention....
01:45, 2019-08-07

Hall of Fame trainer banned from Santa Anita after latest horse death Jerry Hollendorfer banned after horse sustains fatal injuryThirty horses have died at Santa Anita since 26 DecemberHall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer was banned by the ownership of Santa Anita on Saturday after a fourth horse from his stable died – and the 30th overall – at the Southern Califor...
04:30, 2019-06-23

Dogs in focus - in pictures A selection of works at the exhibition Photographic Dog Show includes images from some of the world’s finest photographers, including Elliott Erwitt, Bruce Weber, Martin Usborne among others, who all happen to have a love of caninesChrist Church & St Stephen, Battersea Park Road, London, from 20-23 ...
09:15, 2019-06-20

Crude Oil Clarity: Focus on This! The chart below of crude oil looks at the final week of October. You can see that after a few days of sideways action, prices turned up on October 26. The question before traders that day was simple: Would crude's price keep rising?...
15:45, 2019-05-21

The future of the RMB: special focus Euromoney's latest coverage of how Beijing is seeking to globalize the renminbi, through currency swaps and trade-financing facilities; the rise of the offshore bond market; and how fee-hungry banks are salivating at the prospect of the RMB’s growth....
21:30, 2019-05-21

Man who destroyed Trump's Walk Of Fame star has been arrested for stealing Marilyn Monroe statue Last July, a man named Austin Clay was arrested after he destroyed Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk Of Fame star with a pickax that he had hidden in a guitar case. As the story goes, he then called the cops on himself, told them “see you soon,” and patiently waited for the police to show up and arrest ...
22:01, 2019-06-23

Hollywood Walk of Fame's 2020 Class Revealed: Julia Roberts, Chris Hemsworth and More The Hollywood Walk of Fame will be shining even brighter in 2020. On Thursday afternoon, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce's Walk of Fame Selection Committee announced the full list......
02:15, 2019-06-21

Former Yankees star Bernie Williams to perform music at Baseball Hall of Fame inductions Bernie Williams, the former Yankees star who was nominated for a Latin Grammy Award in 2009, will perform during the Hall of Fame induction ceremony.       ...
07:15, 2019-06-19

Julia Roberts, Chris Hemsworth to receive Hollywood Walk of Fame stars in 2020 Julia Roberts, Chris Hemsworth, Cindy Crawford, Kathie Lee Gifford, Milo Ventimiglia, Wendy Williams, Alicia Keys and other stars will be honored on the Hollywood Walk of Fame....
22:45, 2019-06-21

Alex Rodriguez on Yankees, Hall of Fame dream and Jennifer Lopez scouting report MLB analyst Alex Rodriguez — the mercurial former Yankee, 14-time All-Star and often the epicenter of controversy — takes a swing at some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby. Q: In what ways is fianceé Jennifer Lopez a five-tool performer? A: Well, I think for one, she under-promises and over-delive...
00:15, 2019-07-07

Cameron Boyce's Family Reunites With Descendants Co-Stars at Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony Today's Hollywood Walk of Fame induction was extra special for the Disney community. As Kenny Ortega received his star Wednesday afternoon, the Descendants and High School Musical......
03:30, 2019-07-25

Jennifer Garner told grads to insist on one surprising goal, above money, fame, marriage Jennifer Garner told grads at her alma mater that if they view life as a host of goals, they'll miss the present; all they really need is one goal.        ...
21:45, 2019-05-21

Retired soccer star Abby Wambach to be inducted into Hall of Fame: 'It means that I'm officially a has-been' Retired U.S. soccer star Abby Wambach – one of the most prolific soccer players in the world with a record 184 goals in 256 international appearances – has been selected for the U.S. National Soccer Hall of Fame....
03:00, 2019-05-27

30th Horse Dies At Santa Anita; Hall Of Fame Trainer Banned From Track A four-year-old gelding named American Currency was euthanized after sustaining an injury on Santa Anita’s training track on Saturday. It was the first time that a horse died as a result of a training track injury, and the 30th death of the racing season at Santa Anita. It was also the fourth death ...
01:30, 2019-06-24

All Fixed Up: What Chip and Joanna Gaines Have Built Since Rewriting the Rules of Fame to Suit Their Family When Chip and Joanna Gaines announced in 2017 that they had made the "bittersweet" decision to end their hit HGTV show, Fixer Upper, fans were at a loss. Why? was the overarching......
12:15, 2019-05-31

Pro Football Hall of Fame non-modern era 2020 candidates: Robust list of senior hopefuls As many as 10 senior candidates could be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2020. Who are the top contenders for enshrinement?       ...
13:15, 2019-08-04

Pro Football Hall of Fame modern-era candidates for 2020: Troy Polamalu tops list The Pro Football Hall of Fame will induct eight new members this weekend. There will be 20 enshrinees in 2020. Who are the best modern-era candidates?       ...
21:45, 2019-08-02

Roy Halladay's wife, Brandy, gives emotional speech at Hall of Fame induction ceremony Brandy Halladay, the wife of the late pitcher Roy Halladay, gave an emotional speech Sunday at her husband's Hall of Fame induction ceremony.       ...
23:30, 2019-07-21

Lisa Leslie, Nastia Liukin are finalists for U.S. Olympic, Paralympic Hall of Fame class Apolo Ohno, Misty May-Treanor and Anne Donovan are also finalists for the Class of 2019 of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Hall of Fame.       ...
18:45, 2019-08-12

Opinion: Tony Stewart's first ballot selection to NASCAR Hall of Fame a no-brainer Three-time NASCAR Cup champion Tony Stewart is joined in the class of 2020 by Joe Gibbs, Bobby Labonte, Buddy Baker and Waddell Wilson.        ...
00:30, 2019-05-23

Pelosi: 80% of Trump’s focus is on infrastructure President Trump is so focused on winning a bipartisan deal to rebuild America’s transportation infrastructure that it dominates discussions with Democratic leaders, according to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi....
08:00, 2019-06-20

Ford Focus ST 2019 review Ford’s hot hatch formula for the class-leading Fiesta ST has been applied to the 276bhp Mustang-engined Focus ST. Does it work? Normally, we would not begin a review of the latest, possibly greatest hot hatchback with a reference to Ferrari, but bear with.When Ferrari launches a new car, journalis...
13:30, 2019-07-01

First ride: 2019 Ford Focus ST With the imminent arrival of an all-new Focus ST, we hitch a ride to see if it can bottle the brilliance of its little brother "The spirit of everything we learned from the Fiesta ST is definitely in there," says Leo Roeks, peering up at the differential housing of the latest, third-generation Focu...
20:45, 2019-05-22

Wall St. pauses with Fed meeting in focus Wall Street's main indexes were flat on Wednesday, as investors refrained from taking positions ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy statement that is expected to open the door to future interest rate cuts....
17:45, 2019-06-19

Jio to Focus on Subscriber Numbers, Not Tariffs Reliance Industries plans to remain focused on subscriber additions rather than chase higher tariffs for its Jio telecoms business, a top company executive said....
07:15, 2019-07-22

Ford Focus is the UK's most frequently stolen car News 24 May, 2019 The Ford Focus proved to be the most stolen car in 2018, while Staffordshire had the street with the highest number of thefts...
19:00, 2019-05-24

Rapinoe is focus despite not featuring in USWNT's win It was an enthralling semifinal that had it all -- a contentious offside decision, a penalty, a red card, wonderful saves and three ruthlessly taken goals -- but it was a player who did not feature in the US' 2-1 win over England in Lyon who was the focus of much attention....
11:15, 2019-07-03

Ford Focus ST 2019 UK review All-new Ford Focus ST touches down in the UK, blending impressive dynamism and performance with everyday usability So here we are, then. After our first passenger rides and test drives on the Continent, the ST version of the fourth-generation Ford Focus has finally landed in the UK, ready to battl...
16:30, 2019-08-14

Understand Whether You Should Focus on the Process or the Product When I was in college, I had an adviser who kept telling me to focus on the process, not the product. I wasn’t very good at following that advice, in part because I didn’t really understand what it meant....
20:00, 2019-07-31

New Ford Focus ST estate revealed Ford’s Skoda Octavia vRS estate rival is priced from £30,595 and on sale in the summer Ford has released the first images of the new Focus ST in load-lugging estate form ahead of orders opening in the summer. Like the hatchback, the ST estate will be available in both diesel and petrol forms, with ...
17:30, 2019-05-21

Stocks advance to end first half as G20 in focus A gauge of global stocks climbed on Friday in advance of a meeting on trade between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, as global equities notched their best first half since 1997....
23:15, 2019-06-28

7 back-to-school gadgets to help you focus When school starts, it still feels like summer. These gadgets will combat the transition back to full-day classes in high school or college when the weather is still distracting. Jot down notes on a laptop, avoid cable clutter, and use an endless notepad to stay focused....
19:15, 2019-08-21

New BMW 1 Series reinvented with focus on practicality Front-driven platform for mainstream models, AMG A35 in crosshairs of new 302bhp, all-wheel drive M135i range-topper BMW has revealed the completely re-engineered 1 Series, with the range-topping 302bhp M135i model given all-wheel drive for the first time to directly rival the Volkswagen Golf R and...
04:30, 2019-05-27

Oil's Rebound Above $60 Increases Focus on Technicals A recent rebound in U.S. crude-oil prices back above $60 is increasing focus on gauges of market momentum, the latest swing in a topsy-turvy year for energy markets....
17:45, 2019-07-11

Focus on Your Kids' Health, Not Their Weight Recently WW, the company formerly known as Weight Watchers, introduced a “health coaching” app for kids called Kurbo. It’s obviously meant for weight loss, even though dieting isn’t appropriate for many kids, and can lead to disordered eating. Healthy approaches to managing kids’ weight should focus...
05:00, 2019-08-22

Focus@Will uses music to help you get more stuff done, and it’s over 75% off today While the radio or the music of your favorite band might seem like a solution to help screen out the noise, you might be surprised how broadcasts and even off-kilter composition can still throw you off your game. Focus@Will is created with a simple purpose: to block out interferences and keep you ho...
17:15, 2019-07-08

NIH to focus on HIV treatment to replace ART therapy Health experts have prioritized research to develop a therapy that can replace ART and still achieve HIV remission, Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told UPI....
21:15, 2019-06-07

Hall of Fame linebacker Nick Buoniconti, part of legendary undefeated Dolphins team, dies at 78 Hall of Fame linebacker Nick Buoniconti, who was a part of the Miami Dolphins undefeated 1972 season, has died, a spokesman for his family said Wednesday. He was 78....
06:30, 2019-08-01

Baseball Hall of Fame: Edgar Martinez, Harold Baines prove DH's belong in Cooperstown With the induction of Edgar Martinez and Harold Baines into the Hall of Fame, the designated hitter has gained a wider acceptance in Cooperstown.       ...
17:15, 2019-07-20

Tony Romo, Julius Peppers, Josh Heupel on College Football Hall of Fame ballot Former Dallas Cowboys and Eastern Illinois quarterback Tony Romo is among the players on the ballot for the 2020 class of the College Football Hall of Fame....
23:30, 2019-06-03

Mark Hamill calls for Carrie Fisher Walk of Fame star to replace Donald Trump's Trump’s star, defaced multiple times, remains a political battleground after council voted for its removal in 2018Star Wars: The Last Jedi actor Mark Hamill has called for Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star to be replaced by one for Carrie Fisher, his co-star in multiple Star Wars movies.Ham...
16:30, 2019-06-20

From Finding Love to Cashing In: Which Bachelor Stars Have Turned Their Insta-Fame Into Full-Blown Empires Arie Luyendyk Jr. never thought he'd become a social media influencer when became the unexpected star of The Bachelor at 36 years old. Prior to the premiere of his season in January......
12:15, 2019-05-31

Car Companies Train Focus on Distracted Driving Combating distracted driving has long been a frustrating challenge for car companies, regulators and law enforcement. New technologies, including eye-tracking cameras and steering sensors, aim to help solve that problem....
04:15, 2019-06-16

Investors to focus on the peso after CFK's shock VP announcement Cristina Fernández de Kirchner’s announcement won’t immediately change demand for Argentine assets, but it might give some short-term relief to the peso, according to experts.  ...
14:32, 2019-05-21

ActionDash 4.0 lets you set a schedule for 'focus mode' Earlier this year, ActionDash added "focus mode" to its list of features to help you cut down on screentime even more. By doing so, the digital wellbeing app was able to offer the functionality before Google rolls out its own version with Android Q l......
05:00, 2019-08-10

The 2019 Ford Focus ST Is Fun But No Hardcore Monster Ford has purged its non-truck catalog of American cars, meaning that the 2019 Focus ST won’t be sold stateside. That’s a tragedy, in concept, because the idea of this car’s pretty great. The execution may not be a hardcore turbomeganutterhatch, but there are still some reasons to take a look at the...
21:30, 2019-07-03

Pogba must put his head down and focus on pre-season, says Robson "Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba must distance himself from speculation that he is set to end an unhappy spell at Old Trafford and focus on pre-season training until a decision is reached on his future, club legend Bryan Robson said."...
17:00, 2019-07-15

Mets pitchers must keep focus on little things to get big results PITTSBURGH — Little things mean a lot in pitching. That’s the word from Mets pitching coach Phil Regan. One key adjustment that has helped starters Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler do better has been to close off their front foot, so their arm stays more in line with home plate and they don’t fly o...
08:30, 2019-08-03

Exhibit highlights cartoonists’ focus on First Amendment COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new exhibit at the world’s largest cartoon library in Ohio draws on an old tradition: political cartooning, a First Amendment right. The display runs the gamut from a 1774 etching by Paul Revere criticizing Britain’s use of tea as a political weapon to a 2018 cart...
18:45, 2019-05-27

Tour de France cyclists focus on nutrition Tour de France cyclists are increasingly focusing on nutrition as they try to power themselves through the grueling race. (July 8)        ...
11:30, 2019-07-08

VW will focus on early adopters for first ID3 electric cars VW's long lead time for the ID3 will be used to learn from customers why they want to buy the car and how VW can improve its marketing to prepare the "right product for the right people at the right time," a VW executive said....
21:30, 2019-05-24

After US-Mexico trade spat, USMCA in now focus Whipsawing US trade tactics under President Donald Trump are running the risk of upending ratification of the new North American trade agreement. (June 14)        ...
01:30, 2019-06-15

Focus on EVs could harm environment, say industry leaders Lifecycle analysis shows combustion engines have less environmental impact than batteries, claim automotive bosses A sole focus on developing and promoting electric powertrains will lead to the UK missing emissions targets and long-term environmental issues, leading figures in the automotive indust...
15:45, 2019-07-10

Rape and incest account for hardly any abortions. So why are they now a focus? Just 1% of women obtain an abortion because they became pregnant through rape, and less than 0.5% do so because of incest.        ...
17:30, 2019-05-24

Drahi says to keep focus on TMT businesses after Sotheby's deal Billionaire Patrick Drahi said on Monday he would remain focused on his main telecoms and media businesses and would not sell any shares in his Altice Europe NV business to fund his acquisition of Sotheby's auction house....
19:15, 2019-06-17

Pella puts win over Anderson down to focus and aggression Argentine Guido Pella pulled off a major upset at Wimbledon on Friday, beating fourth seed and 2018 finalist Kevin Anderson in straight sets to reach the last-16 of a Grand Slam for the first time....
21:15, 2019-07-05

New Ford Focus ST estate loads up at Goodwood Ford's booted ST makes its UK public debut at the Festival of Speed, with orders due to open later this month Ford has used the Goodwood Festival of Speed to showcase the new Focus ST in estate form, alongside the standard hatch and new Puma.  Like the hatchback, the ST estate will be available in ...
18:15, 2019-07-04

Eli Manning: My focus is on doing the job, not keeping the job, as NY Giants quarterback Presence of Daniel Jones presents different QB dynamic as Giants open camp, but Eli Manning believes altering his approach would be a foolish game.       ...
03:30, 2019-07-25

China's Economic Troubles Come Into Sharper Focus The first four months of 2019 sent out a lot of false signals about China’s economy, leading many investors to conclude things were better than they really were. May is bringing a dose of reality, and it’s not pretty....
18:30, 2019-05-31

Stocks edge up, dollar dips with G20 in focus Stocks posted modest gains on Friday and the dollar dipped ahead of a meeting on trade between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, as global equities were poised to cap off their best first half since 1997....
20:00, 2019-06-28

Banks boost Wall Street with G20 in focus U.S. stocks rose on Friday, as big banks gained after clearing the Federal Reserve's stress test, while investors kept a watch on the G20 summit where a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping could lay the groundwork to resolve their trade dispute....
20:00, 2019-06-28

Reliance Jio To Focus On Subscriber Numbers Not Tariffs Its strategy is aimed at prolonging the pressure on rivals such as Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea, whose revenue and profits have plunged since the launch of Jio...
07:30, 2019-07-22

Timeline for Jets’ GM decision coming into focus The Jets’ general manager search should be wrapped up soon. Coach/interim GM Adam Gase gave an update on the search Tuesday and said he hopes they have the GM hired before the team breaks for the summer at the end of next week. “I hope so because it would be nice to do that,” Gase......
13:00, 2019-06-05

FOCUS-For J.C. Penney CEO, debt haunts turnaround bid J.C. Penney Co Inc’s stock has plunged more than 70% over the past year and now trades under $1. Its first-quarter financial loss nearly doubled to $154 million....
12:45, 2019-08-06

New Ford Focus RS Mountune boasts 513bhp News 19 Aug, 2019 British tuner Mountune has launched a pair of performance packages for the Mk3 Ford Focus RS, with the more potent M520 boasting 513bhp...
19:00, 2019-08-19

S&P 500 climbs toward record high, earnings in focus The S&P 500 climbed toward a record high on Monday, supported by expectations of lower interest rates, while investors awaited quarterly earnings from marquee companies Facebook, Alphabet and Amazon later this week....
02:15, 2019-07-23

Deliveroo quits Germany to focus on other markets British food delivery service Deliveroo will cease operations in Germany on Friday to focus on other markets in Europe and beyond, a spokesman for the Amazon-backed company said on Monday....
09:00, 2019-08-13

Oil prices steady, focus turns to G-20 gathering Oil prices were steady on Friday, with the focus shifting to the G-20 summit where a scheduled meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping has stirred hopes that trade tensions could ease....
08:45, 2019-06-28

Stanford's Eye-Tracking Glasses Automatically Focus On Whatever You're Looking At If you don’t already deal with a condition called presbyopia, you probably will by your mid-40s. It’s when the lenses in your eyes lose elasticity making it hard to focus on objects up close, like the words in a book. The solution is to occasionally wear reading glasses or glasses with progressive l...
17:45, 2019-07-02

Galaxy Note 10 Comes Into Focus With Fresh Rumors If rumors ahead of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10's likely August 7 launch are to be believed it looks like both versions of the Note 10 will be sporting Qualcomm’s most powerful mobile processor, the Snapdragon 855 Plus. That’s surprising because it was only announced earlier this month. Purported...
17:00, 2019-07-24

Oil prices steady, focus turns to G20 gathering Oil prices were steady on Friday, with focus shifting to the G20 summit where a scheduled meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping has stirred hopes that trade tensions could ease....
05:00, 2019-06-28

Virginia Beach Mayor: Focus is on the victims The gunman who killed 12 people in a Virginia Beach municipal building was identified by police on Saturday as a 15-year city employee who had served in the military and was described by neighbors as quiet and rarely smiling. (June 1)        ...
21:15, 2019-06-01

Oscar-winning Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro champions immigrants in Hollywood Walk of Fame speech Guillermo del Toro was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Tuesday. But rather than use his speech to celebrate his cinematic achievements, the Mexican director spoke directly to fellow immigrants....
23:00, 2019-08-07

Still Standing After All This Time: How Elton John Survived Sudden Fame, Crippling Addiction and Multiple Suicide Attempts Elton John wasn't always Elton John. And we don't mean that in the "it takes time for an artist to become a superstar" sort of way. No, he literally wasn't always......
23:45, 2019-06-01

Kacey Musgraves' elaborate gowns, detention slips get Country Music Hall of Fame exhibit Along with the pantsuit she wore at the CMAs, you'll see handwritten lyrics for "Slow Burn," and high school detention slips earned for 'excessive talking.'        ...
23:45, 2019-05-22

Meet Delta Rae, the indie band unexpectedly launched to fame by the Taylor Swift-Scooter Braun feud Right after Swift skewered Big Machine Label Group, her former home, Delta Rae announced they were also leaving the label — and "Swifties" rushed in with support....
20:15, 2019-07-03

Sylvester Stallone: next Rocky film should focus on immigration Actor outlines premise that ‘could work’ for franchise but says his all-American heroes were never intended as political symbolsSylvester Stallone has said he wants to make a new Rocky film in which the boxer encounters an immigrant living illegally in the US.Speaking during a Q&A at the Cannes film...
03:45, 2019-05-25

BMW grille debate should focus on 7 Series, says design director 7 Series and X7 stand out from BMW's mainstream models because that's what their buyers want Debate over BMW’s ‘over-sized’ grille design should be focused on the BMW 7 Series alone, according to the group’s design director Adrian van Hooydonk. Discussions regarding BMW’s controversial grille desig...
21:00, 2019-06-27

In Hong Kong, science of crowd counting comes into focus When Hong Kong residents took to the streets to protest a controversial extradition law on consecutive weekends this month, observers on all sides agreed the crowds were huge....
13:30, 2019-06-20

Didi Gregorius’ return to the Yankees coming into focus Didi Gregorius went hitless in three at-bats and played seven innings at shortstop in his first rehab game with Single-A Tampa in a 2-1 loss in Bradenton on Saturday night on his road back from offseason Tommy John surgery. “I texted with him probably three days ago when he started [extended spring ...
18:00, 2019-05-26

Multilateralism’s ‘proven record of service’ is focus of first-ever International Day   The International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace “underscores the value of international cooperation for the common good”, according to United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres marking its first-ever observance on Wednesday. ...
15:00, 2019-05-21

Dell’s new Inspiron laptops focus on better thermal performance It wouldn't be a trade show unless Dell opened a small shipping container's worth of new PCs and dumped them across all of our tables. Computex 2019 has seen the company offering up a number of updates to its machines, including its mid-range of Insp......
09:30, 2019-05-28

Factbox: Saudi sovereign fund's strategy in focus Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund (PIF) has pursued eye-catching investments abroad over the past several years, part of reform plans to diversify the economy beyond oil and transform the country into a high-tech investment powerhouse....
15:15, 2019-06-28

Greens to use EU election mandate to focus on climate crisis Green politicians to push agenda urging climate action, social justice and civil libertiesEurope’s Greens, big winners in Sunday’s European elections, will use their newfound leverage in a fractured parliament to push an agenda of urgent climate action, social justice and civil liberties, the moveme...
06:30, 2019-05-28

Domingo German’s return to Yankees coming into focus MOOSIC, Pa. — Domingo German is ready to close the Yankees’ opener chapter. A day after Yankees manager Aaron Boone indicated the 26-year-old could return to the rotation next week, German (left hip flexor strain) used a slick breaking ball to retire the first six batters he faced Thursday in a reha...
11:45, 2019-06-28

PicoBrew shifts it focus from beer to coffee with the MultiBrew In May of 2018 PicoBrew announced the Pico U -- a universal brewing machine that was supposed to make basically any beverage you could called "brewed", from coffee, to beer to horchata. Well, the story didn't end well for the Pico U. Its Kickstarter......
14:30, 2019-08-05

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX subdued as focus turns to Fed Most Latin American currencies made small moves against the dollar on Tuesday as investors awaited clues on U.S. monetary policy from the U.S. Federal Reserve officials. With financial markets closed in Brazil and Argentina for a local holidays, trading was largely muted ahead of Fed chief Jerom...
16:15, 2019-07-09

Novartis CEO says cannabis not company focus despite Tilray partnership Speaking with CNBC's Jim Cramer from the "Healthy Returns" conference in New York City, Novartis CEO Vas Narasimhan says cannabis is "not a focus" for the pharma company....
19:45, 2019-05-21

ActionDash 3.0's new 'Focus' mode keeps Android users on task At I/O earlier this year, Google announced that Android Q will upgrade the recently added Digital Wellbeing feature with a Focus Mode to quiet attention-grabbing apps so you can get things done. However, there's a way to get that feature, and a few o......
16:45, 2019-06-29

Researchers create eye-tracking glasses that auto-focus where you look Researchers at Stanford University have created glasses that track your eyes and automatically focus on whatever you're looking at. The so-called autofocals, detailed in a paper published in the journal Science Advances, could prove a better solution......
22:15, 2019-07-02

Government Should Focus On Agriculture, Shadow Banks, Says SBI Research In its research report, SBI's Economic Research Department said that ideally government should keep the fiscal deficit numbers constant for the next two years...
15:30, 2019-07-02

Microsoft's Focus on Big Customers Propels Cloud Sales Microsoft’s bet on delivering business software over the internet is paying off, thanks to the tech giant’s ability to understand the needs of its corporate customers and help them adjust to a rapidly changing market....
10:45, 2019-07-24

BTS Announces They're Taking a Much-Need Break to Focus on ''Rest'' and ''Relaxation'' Sometimes you just need some R&R! For the mega-popular K-Pop group, BTS, it seems they're ready to take an "extended" break, and rightfully so! The South Korean boy band,......
03:15, 2019-08-12

Epstein death shifts federal focus to possible conspirators NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors are turning their attention to possible charges against anyone who conspired with the wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein in his alleged sexual abuse of underage girls. Two days after Epstein’s apparent suicide in jail, U.S. Attorney General William Barr said ...
01:00, 2019-08-13

New 2019 Ford Focus ST: prices and specs announced News 23 May, 2019 Ford has quietly released prices and specs for the new Focus ST ahead of its launch this summer, with the base model starting from £29,495...
14:15, 2019-05-23

Ford extends warranty on certain Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is extending warranty on clutch and related hardware in certain of its Focus and Fiesta cars due to complaints related to the vehicles' transmission from several customers....
17:30, 2019-08-14

Darren Collison retires to focus on being Jehovah’s Witness From the back court to your front door. Pacers point guard Darren Collison shockingly announced he’s retiring to focus on being a Jehovah’s Witness. “While I still love basketball, I know there is something more important, which is my family and my faith. I am one of the Jehovah’s ...
04:30, 2019-06-30

Ford extends warranties on 560,000 Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was extending warranties on clutch and related hardware in 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars in the United States and Canada after reports of problems with their six-speed transmission....
04:15, 2019-08-15

Free agent Collison, 31, retires from NBA to focus on faith NEW YORK (AP) — Point guard Darren Collison has decided to retire from the NBA after 10 seasons to focus on being a Jehovah’s Witness. The 31-year-old Collison played for the Indiana Pacers the last two seasons. He told ESPN’s The Undefeated in a letter Friday that he decided to retire p...
03:45, 2019-06-30

FBI increases focus on domestic terrorism threat: official The FBI, focused intently for years on combating terrorism from abroad, is turning more attention to home-grown, U.S. domestic violent extremists, a senior FBI counterterrorism official said on Thursday....
23:45, 2019-05-23

After Woodford fund suspension, focus turns to its stewards The suspension of Neil Woodford's flagship fund has put the focus on a little known firm tasked with ensuring his investors were being looked after properly....
17:15, 2019-06-17

President Trump Says He’ll Focus on Mental Illness, Not Gun Control President Donald Trump says that in the wake of two mass shootings in Ohio and Texas this month that he wants to focus on mental illness to prevent mass gun violence, not gun control. Trump told supporters at a rally in New Hampshire that he wants to re-open mental institutions across the country, b...
19:15, 2019-08-16

S.Korea stocks steady; focus shifts to Fed meet Round-up of South Korean financial markets: ** South Korea's KOSPI index was flat on Monday ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting, while investors kept a cautious stance after a U.S. chipmaker giant painted a gloomy outlook for the industry. The won weakened, while benchmark bond yield rose. ...
06:00, 2019-06-17

Tlaib to Pelosi: 'Focus' on McConnell instead of bashing progressives Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-MIch., had a message for Nancy Pelosi, after the House Speaker dismissed her and other progressives in a recent New York Times interview: go after Mitch McConnell instead....
01:30, 2019-07-08

CLIMATE CHANGE FOCUS: Cutting emissions, one bog at a time Farmers and entrepreneurs in rural eastern Europe are helping to tackle climate change while boosting their livelihoods as a result of regenerating ancient wetland peat bogs....
21:15, 2019-05-21

Ford Focus ST Estate 2.0 Ecoblue 2019 review Can the diesel-powered estate version of the new hot Ford Focus excite in quite the same way as the petrol hatchback? This is the far extreme of the new Ford Focus ST family from the petrol hatchback that we've already reviewed. The 2.0-litre Ecoblue diesel engine will be offered in both the hatch...
21:00, 2019-07-02

Facebook's Libra puts 'unregulated cryptocurrencies' into focus The G7 ministers said this week they want to clamp down on cryptocurrencies like Facebook's Libra, arguing new and untested digital coins risk destabilizing international monetary systems. But can they and should they?...
22:45, 2019-07-19

Trump needs to shift his focus to black jobs, not jabs Vice President Mike Pence told reporters in Ohio this week, "I couldn't be more proud of what we've been able to do for the African American community in this country. ... We have the lowest unemployment ever recorded for African Americans. We have more than 8,000 opportunity zones that have been ce...
19:00, 2019-08-01

Facebook’s Zuckerberg is the focus of latest doctored video NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Zuckerberg is getting a taste of his own medicine, three weeks after Facebook declined to remove a doctored video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. A fake video circulating on Facebook-owned Instagram shows Zuckerberg gloating over his one-man domination of the world. It’s th...
22:00, 2019-06-12

GNC plans to close up to 900 stores with a focus on mall locations Vitamin and supplements retailer GNC plans to close up to 900 stores in the next three years with big cuts to mall locations expected.       ...
02:45, 2019-07-23

Futures edge higher as focus shifts from Fed to earnings U.S. stock futures bounced on Thursday, a day after the S&P 500 and Dow saw their worst day since May, as focus shifted from the Federal Reserve's cautious stance on further interest rate cuts to corporate earnings, which have been robust....
14:45, 2019-08-01

NBN Co told to forget about recouping investment and focus on service ACCC chair Rod Sims says NBN Co’s priority must be providing customers with better products at prices they can afford The ACCC chair, Rod Sims, says NBN Co should be prepared to sink the value of the $50bn taxpayer investment in the project if it means customers get better products at prices they ca...
22:15, 2019-07-31

New BMW 3 Series Touring launched with focus on sharp handling New 3 Series Touring will go on sale in the UK in late September Available in plug-in hybrid form for the first time, the new 3 Series estate “handles even better” than the old one BMW has taken the wraps off the new 3 Series Touring and promised it will retain the dynamic handling of the saloon ...
03:45, 2019-06-12

D-Day ceremonies focus on keeping memories alive for kids As fewer World War II veterans are left to share their stories, this year's 75th anniversary D-Day commemoration is focusing on keeping memories alive....
13:30, 2019-06-05

Futures higher with G20 summit, inflation data in focus U.S. equity futures rose on Friday amid growing caution ahead of a crucial meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping and the release of inflation data that could feed into the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates next month....
15:15, 2019-06-28

Sex abuse crisis the focus as US Catholic bishops convene Roman Catholic bishops are under pressure to carry out significant reforms to confront an ever-growing sex abuse scandal as they convene a national meeting in Baltimore. The pressure comes not only from longtime critics of the church’s response to clergy sex abuse, but also from insiders who n...
20:15, 2019-06-09

Top GOP lawmaker calls for focus on Russia’s meddling, not Trump The top Republican on a key House committee probing President Trump called on the panel to focus on ongoing Russian interference in US elections — arguing that the meddling was a far more urgent issue than the possible impeachment of the commander-in-chief. “I call upon the chairman to hold hearings...
21:45, 2019-06-04

Democrats launch hearings to keep focus on Mueller report WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are beginning the summer by trying to keep the public’s focus on special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said Monday that his panel will hold a series of hearings on “the alleged crimes and other ...
21:45, 2019-06-03

Australia signals Indo-Pacific focus for Five Eyes Defence Minister Linda Reynolds says Australian-US cooperation will be about coordinating the nation's respective Indo-Pacific strategies, with an emphasis on developing "complementarities" and building self-reliance....
06:45, 2019-06-13

Ex-heavy metal drummer Jeremy Spencer of Five Finger Death Punch fame sworn in as Indiana reserve officer Musician and former Five Finger Death Punch drummer Jeremy Spencer is joining his “brothers” in blue as a way to give back to his home state of Indiana....
16:00, 2019-06-11

Suspected S.C. drug kingpin who gained fame for a kindness to Girl Scouts pleads guilty to a murder plot: report A South Carolina man who was arrested on drug charges just days after buying $545 worth of Girl Scout cookies so the girls wouldn’t have to stand out in the cold, pleaded guilty on Thursday to plotting the assassination of people involved his federal drug case, according to a report.  ...
06:45, 2019-08-02

Fed chief likely to focus on trade-inspired policy shift in testimony The U.S. Federal Reserve over the course of its 105-year history has changed monetary policy in reaction to property crashes, war, financial bubbles and policymakers' gut instincts about where the economy was heading....
08:00, 2019-07-10

Heading into Copa America, Brazil's focus is off the field Neymar is again the focus of the Brazil's national team ahead of a major tournament on home soil, but for a very different reason        ...
14:15, 2019-06-05

Harrison was wary of losing focus with commanding lead in Senior TT Senior TT winner Dean Harrison says he was wary of easing off in the final laps of Friday's race and suffering a lapse in concentration while holding a commanding lead...
20:30, 2019-06-07

Serena Williams hasn't lost focus -- she's gained perspective While Serena Williams remains one away from Margaret Court's record 24 Grand Slam titles, she already has cemented her place in history, on and off the court....
21:15, 2019-07-15

Video: Honda's latest F1 upgrade shifts focus onto Red Bull Honda will bring its second Formula 1 engine upgrade of 2019 to this weekend's French Grand Prix, just four grands prix after its first was introduced...
22:45, 2019-06-20

U.S. House Democrats to focus Mueller testimony on Trump's conduct When former U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller appears in Congress on Wednesday, House Democrats will try to focus his testimony on clear examples of conduct by President Donald Trump that would lead to criminal charges against any other American....
14:30, 2019-07-19

TRAI to Focus on Regulatory Imbalance Between OTTs, Telcos: Chairman TRAI has said the scope of its consultation process on over-the-top applications (OTTs) is limited to examine if there are any regulatory imbalances between telecom service providers (TSPs) and OTT......
16:45, 2019-05-21

Feds advised to focus on ‘us’ instead of ‘us-versus-them’ narrative to counter populism A briefing note prepared for the senior civil servants warned that if only "marginalized populations are considered,'' the result would be that "others feel as if they do no matter.''...
15:30, 2019-08-08

Feds advised to focus on “us” instead of “us-versus-them” narrative to counter populism A briefing note prepared for the senior civil servants warned that if only "marginalized populations are considered,'' the result would be that "others feel as if they do no matter.''...
13:00, 2019-08-08

Some Facebook content reviewers will focus solely on hate speech Facebook isn't just interested in cracking down on fake accounts. While discussing the firm's latest Community Standards Enforcement Report, company VP Justin Osofsky revealed during a call that the social network will run a pilot program where some......
22:15, 2019-05-23

Black Voters Will Be the Focus of Tonight’s Democratic Debate. Here’s a Primer. With Joseph R. Biden Jr., Kamala Harris, and Cory Booker all onstage, candidates are likely to make direct appeals to the Democratic Party’s most loyal constituency....
21:45, 2019-07-31

Aleix Espargaro: Aprilia should now switch MotoGP bike focus to '20 MotoGP rider Aleix Espargaro admits his Aprilia team is unlikely to make a big step over the rest of the campaign and wants it to switch focus to 2020 already...
13:45, 2019-07-05

RPT-FOCUS-Emissions rules and electric shift to spur car engines M&A A growing understanding in the car industry of the value of combustion engine technology able to meet new anti-pollution requirements is likely to fuel a wave of consolidation in the next two years, industry executives and bankers say....
13:45, 2019-07-10

Panthers focus on Newton's throwing mechanics after surgery The Panthers are placing an emphasis on Cam Newton's throwing mechanics as the quarterback continues his recovery from arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder.       ...
19:45, 2019-06-11

FOCUS-Emissions rules and electric shift to spur car engines M&A A growing understanding in the car industry of the value of combustion engine technology able to meet new anti-pollution requirements is likely to fuel a wave of consolidation in the next two years, industry executives and bankers say....
19:15, 2019-07-09

UK poised to give special forces greater Russia focus: BBC Britain's special forces are about to shift away from counter-terrorism work and instead concentrate on blocking covert operations by countries such as Russia, the BBC reported on Thursday, citing unnamed British officials and military sources....
01:30, 2019-06-14

House committee to hold hearings to keep focus on Mueller report The hearings will serve as a stand-in of sorts for Mueller himself, who made clear in public comments last week that he does not want to appear before Congress and would not elaborate on the contents of his report if he were forced to testify....
01:15, 2019-06-04

Morgan Stanley profit beats on wealth management focus Morgan Stanley reported a drop in quarterly profit but beat analysts' expectations on slim gains in its wealth management business and lower expenses....
15:00, 2019-07-18

FOCUS-Google internet balloon spinoff Loon still looking for its wings Google's bet on balloons to deliver cell service soon faces a crucial test amid doubts about the viability of the technology by some potential customers....
07:30, 2019-07-01

Abiteboul: Hulkenberg run hurt by Ricciardo F1 British GP strategy focus Renault Formula 1 boss Cyril Abiteboul has admitted Nico Hulkenberg was let down by a strategy call while the team was focussing on Daniel Ricciardo during the British Grand Prix...
21:15, 2019-07-16

Raptors not letting Warriors' injuries change their focus in NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors may have a prime opportunity to jump ahead in the NBA Finals given the whack of injuries that have plagued the Golden State Warriors but they are not changing their approach to the pivotal contest....
03:30, 2019-06-05

Economy in focus as India PM Modi starts second term without key aide Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take his oath of office on Thursday along with his ministers, though he suffered a setback at the start of his second term when key aide and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley opted out of the next government....
10:15, 2019-05-30

Facebook should stop trying to disrupt payments with Libra and focus on repair Facebook has had quite a run operating in the completely unregulated, wild world of social media, finally ending with a mea culpa that it needs government regulation in order to manage the massive social and democratic disorder it has created. With its new Libra cryptocurrency, Facebook wants to dis...
17:45, 2019-08-18

Poll: Tracking asteroids a favored focus for space program CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A new poll shows Americans prefer a space program that focuses on potential asteroid impacts, scientific research and using robots to explore the cosmos over sending humans back to the moon or on to Mars. The poll by The Associated Press and the NORC Center for Public Aff...
07:45, 2019-06-20

Lack of focus on security of Australia's critical infrastructure: ASPI The maturity and understanding of operational technology risk lags that of IT systems. The Australian Cyber Security Centre could take a lead role in bridging the knowledge gap, says a new paper....
13:15, 2019-07-02

Secret Service: Mass attack prevention should focus on behaviors Most of the people who carried out mass attacks in public spaces last year had made threatening communications, and 75 percent of those communications had aroused concern in others, the Secret Service said Tuesday....
23:45, 2019-07-09

Selection Meeting Postponed; Focus Remains On Dhoni, Kohli The meeting was scheduled for Friday but was postponed following Committee of Administrators' (CoA) directive that the chairman of the panel, instead of BCCI secretary, will convene it....
22:00, 2019-07-18

Apple hones its focus on services with new TV deals for AirPlay 2, HomeKit Enlarge / Apple will replace iTunes with Music, Podcasts, and TV on Mac. (credit: Ron Amadeo) Apple’s AirPlay 2 is coming to more television models. Both Vizio and LG have announced plans to roll out support for AirPlay 2 and HomeKit. These moves will offer more households the option to wirelessly...
17:45, 2019-08-02

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam assets rise as focus shifts to Fed Latin American stocks and currencies rose on Wednesday as investors hoped central bankers around the world convening for an annual symposium held by the U.S. Federal Reserve would signal more concrete measures to counter the rising prospect of a global recession...
22:30, 2019-08-21

Global stocks, yields steady with focus on Fed, central banks A gauge of global stock markets edged higher on Monday to build on monthly gains and benchmark government bond yields hovered near multi-year lows as investors girded for developments later in the week from central banks in the United States and elsewhere....
19:15, 2019-06-17

Trump’s Japan visit to focus on personal ties, not substance TOKYO (AP) — President Donald Trump’s Japan visit starting this weekend is to focus on personal ties with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe rather than substantive results on trade, security or North Korea. Trump and Abe will play golf Sunday joined by pro golfer Isao Aoki, then the two leaders and th...
13:45, 2019-05-24

Bostic: Fed's focus is its mandates not market pricing for rate cuts Strong market expectations of an upcoming Fed rate increase are not a reason for the central bank to make a policy move given a U.S. economy that continues to perform well, Atlanta Federal Reserve President Raphael Bostic said on Thursday....
04:00, 2019-07-12

You can use Jack Bogle's investing strategy and keep a socially responsible focus The traditional S&P 500 index fund may not work for you if you want to invest with environmental or social causes in mind. But themed index funds might be worth a second look....
15:00, 2019-05-21

Wall St. higher on tech boost, focus shifts to earnings U.S. stocks bounced back on Thursday, helped by technology shares as focus shifted to corporate earnings after a cautious message from the Federal Reserve on interest rates drove some of the biggest falls since May in the previous session....
17:30, 2019-08-01

Stocks rise with focus on stimulus; U.S. yield curve flat A global equities gauge rose on Wednesday for a third day in four as bets on more economic stimulus overcame, for now, worries over the rising prospect of a global recession....
21:30, 2019-08-21