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Don’t believe the naysayers: Capitalism is healthier than it appears

Populist prophets of doom are wrong. The capitalist system is working for AmericansThis is a strange time to be debating whether capitalism is broken, at least in the United States.The economy has added jobs every month since October 2010 f...

Don’t believe the naysayers: Capitalism is healthier than it appears

Source: theguardian.com

BIS calls for capitalism to save itself, from itself Global central banks' role is now exhausted and monetary stimulus adds little economic value, in fact it does more harm than good. Those are not the warnings of rabid Marxists, but the Bank for International Settlements....
17:45, 2019-07-03

How to Make Grilling Healthier There’s something so summery about food made on the grill. You get to cook it outside on your own controlled version of a campfire, without the hassle of actually having to camp. If you’ve watched a summertime local newscast recently, however, you’ve probably seen a segment on how grilling may incre...
19:45, 2019-06-28

BIS report calls for saving capitalism from itself Global central banks' role is now exhausted and monetary stimulus adds little economic value, in fact it does more harm than good. Those are not the warnings of rabid Marxists, but the Bank for International Settlements....
12:15, 2019-07-03

Consumerism isn't a sellout - if capitalism works for all Consumers need protection from dishonest sellers, and the market needs protection from monopolies and cronyism“Love? Love fades away. But things? Things are forever.” So says Tom, played by Aziz Ansari, in a scene from Parks and Recreation. The phrase has become a meme, a tongue-in-cheek defense of ...
14:00, 2019-07-03

Capitalism broke the planet. Here’s how it’s going to fix things The environment and high finance are strange bedfellows – but a new movement is raising billions to fight climate change. A breakthrough – or green hogwash?...
22:45, 2019-05-21

Capitalism used to promise a better future. Can it still do that? | Richard Reeves The greatest challenges to capitalism come when that promise begins to be questionedCapitalism is intrinsically futuristic. The ideas that underpin market economies – growth, accumulation, investment – express an unspoken assumption, that tomorrow will be different, and probably better, than today. ...
14:30, 2019-05-22

An Economist Who Believes Only Government Can Save Capitalism In “People, Power, and Profits,” Joseph E. Stiglitz argues that more state involvement in the economy is part of the solution, not part of the problem....
00:45, 2019-05-23

6 healthier alternatives to sports drinks, according to dietitians Yana Vasileva/Shutterstock The key components of sports drinks are water, carbohydrates, and electrolytes. INSIDER consulted two registered dietitians to get recommendations for sports drink alternatives. Options like coconut water have many of the same hydrating properties of sports drinks without...
22:15, 2019-06-03

Capitalism isn't 'broken'. It's working all too well - and we're the worse for it | Maria Svart Exploitation is a feature of capitalism, not a bug. Our economic system is beyond salvageCapitalism is not broken. It is working all too well, concentrating money in the hands of the few by exploiting the work of the many.Runaway climate change, war, mass migration, widespread poverty and ever-incre...
08:30, 2019-06-12

The new left economics: how a network of thinkers is transforming capitalism After decades of rightwing dominance, a transatlantic movement of leftwing economists is building a practical alternative to neoliberalism. By Andy BeckettFor almost half a century, something vital has been missing from leftwing politics in western countries. Since the 70s, the left has changed how ...
18:45, 2019-06-27

Nonfiction: An Economist Who Believes Only Government Can Save Capitalism In “People, Power, and Profits,” Joseph E. Stiglitz argues that more state involvement in the economy is part of the solution, not part of the problem....
14:32, 2019-05-21

How surveillance capitalism is changing human nature forever Firms that turn behaviour into saleable data are reshaping society – and us, says Shoshana Zuboff as she discusses her book, The Age of Surveillance Capitalism...
04:45, 2019-05-22

The economy is booming. But are Americans' finances healthier because of it? The U.S. is a month short of the longest economic expansion ever. But a survey of Americans finds their individual financial security is less clear.       ...
18:00, 2019-06-20

Waking up early can make you happier and healthier: study Late sleepers can reset their internal body clocks to bounce out of bed earlier with a few practical life hacks — which can indeed make them healthy, wealthy and wise. In fact, new international research being published in the journal Sleep Medicine found that making four lifestyle changes each day ...
21:00, 2019-06-11

Make Everything Healthier With 30% Off Amazing Grass Superfood Powder Amazing Grass’s superfood organic powder has insanely good reviews, and each serving includes three or more servings of greens, fruits and vegetables that you can mix into just about anything....
15:30, 2019-05-21

Anti-ageing drugs are coming that could keep you healthier for longer Longevity research is no longer aimed at prolonging lives, it is trying to keep us fit right until the end. New anti-ageing drugs may finally be here to make that happen...
16:30, 2019-05-21

PEN World Voices Festival: Surveillance Capitalism, Human Autonomy, And you Presented with The GuardianThe 2019 PEN World Voices Festival will bring more than 200 writers and artists representing over 50 nationalities to New York City and Los Angeles this month to discuss and debate the theme Open Secrets — what we reveal and what we withhold, and the opportunities and dang...
20:00, 2019-05-21

Melinda Gates: Capitalism needs work, but it beats socialism and the US is 'lucky' to have it Melinda Gates, in an interview with CNBC's Becky Quick, says people living in developing countries "want to live in these types of capitalistic societies."...
15:00, 2019-05-21

Baskets returns for a fourth season with a healthier attitude toward change Baskets has remained tonally consistent over the past three seasons. The extended Baskets clan—Chip (co-creator and star Zach Galifianakis), Dale (also Galifianakis), Christine (Louie Anderson), her husband Ken (Alex Morris), and Martha (Martha Kelly)—have more or less remained in a state of existen...
00:15, 2019-06-14

Nestle claims its plant-based Awesome Burger is healthier than rivals Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods are about to have some major competition. Nestle's Sweet Earth is prepping the Awesome Burger, another take on plant-based hamburgers. The veggie mix (which includes yellow peas and wheat) should have largely realisti......
00:01, 2019-06-04

Cuphead Developers Delay DLC, Cite Desire To Make Games In A Healthier Way Fans of tough-as-nails animated shoot-’em-up Cuphead have been waiting since 2018 for Delicious Last Course, a DLC expansion with a whiff of finality about it. Unfortunately, they’re going to have to wait a little longer, because it’s been delayed to 2020. The developers offered a commitment to qual...
22:30, 2019-07-02

The Real-Life Diet of Jahlil Okafor, Who’s Now Healthier in Mind and Body After life in NBA purgatory, the New Orleans Pelicans big man credits an overhauled workout routine and a renewed focus on his mental health for his turnaround....
22:45, 2019-07-03

Are alternative meats the key to a healthier life and planet? – Science Weekly podcast How do protein substitutes compare with the real deal? Graihagh Jackson investigates by speaking to dietician Priya Tew, the Guardian’s Fiona Harvey and author Isabella Tree.This podcast was amended on 18 May 2019. An earlier version incorrectly claimed that Vitamin B12 is also known as Folate or Fo...
17:15, 2019-05-21

The left is fighting back, even in Republican states, as it attempts to reshape capitalism | Will Hutton As Trump announces his candidacy, forces are already mustering to confront himBehold the new political yobs. The British and American right, once keen to engage intellectually with the left and firmly anchored in business and the middle class, have now become yobs in their evidence-free, argument-fr...
18:30, 2019-06-23

'Surveillance capitalism': critic urges Toronto to abandon smart city project Project with Google’s Sidewalk Labs comes under increasing scrutiny amid concerns over privacy and data harvestingA “smart city” project in Canada has hit yet another snag, as mounting delays and privacy concerns threaten the controversial development along the Toronto’s eastern waterfront.The 12-ac...
13:15, 2019-06-06

Democracies are on track to lose their global economic dominance as 'authoritarian capitalism' rises This week's mini-drama over President Donald Trump's Fourth of July speech, with all its military accompaniment, shouldn't distract anyone from the far more significant story of global democratic decline, Frederick Kempe writes....
16:30, 2019-07-06

Our current technology success metrics are broken: a call for healthier design habits Leading UX thinkers publish a manifesto of sorts, urging less clutter and a more minimalist approach to technology. 'Discussions around our unhealthy relationship with technology are becoming mainstream.'...
22:30, 2019-06-08

Altering Default Orders May Lead To Online Shoppers Choosing Healthier Foods The study claims that if the default order in which foods are shown on screen is changed to show healthier substitutes, most of the shoppers tend to bend and buy those substitutes instead....
11:00, 2019-06-18

Rubberneckers, rejoice: Gangster Capitalism covers the celebrity college admissions scandal in unflattering detail Adulting, the latest comedy podcast premiere from WNYC Studios, allows listeners to explore the difficulties of growing up while laughing your ass off along the way. Recorded live at Union Hall in Brooklyn, co-hosts Michelle Buteau and Jordan Carlos get to know the crowd right from the intro, elicit...
22:15, 2019-06-03

Vulnerable people are corporate assets in Test, an eerie comic showing where late-stage capitalism can lead Test opens on a young person in the cab of an 18-wheeler, sparking anxiety in the reader about vulnerable hitchhikers and the threat long-haul truckers can pose. But expectations are thwarted as Aleph, Test’s protagonist and the fragile-looking young person in question, is released from the cab with...
22:45, 2019-07-09

Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa is ‘a lot healthier’ after dropping 15 pounds in offseason Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa lost more than 15 pounds this offseason to try to get healthier after injuries in his sophomore season.       ...
01:30, 2019-07-18

Impossible Food and Beyond Meats' plant-based burgers aren't actually healthier than the fast-food originals Burger King Fast-food chains are jumping on the meatless bandwagon, with deals with plant-based "meat" makers such as Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods. While many customers assume that these meatless burgers are healthier, the nutritional info tells a different story. In most ways, plant-based bu...
23:15, 2019-06-07

Are Beyond Meat's plant-based burgers healthier than red meat? Dietitians say no. Beyond Meat touts the health benefits of plant-based meats, but dietitians say that meatless patties from Beyond and rival Impossible Foods aren't necessarily better than red meat....
17:00, 2019-07-04

Are Veggie Chips or Straws Healthier Than Potato Chips? If you’re trying to sneak more vegetables into your—or your kid’s—diet, swapping regular potato chips for veggie chips or sticks may seem like a healthy substitution. But nutrition experts say some of these ostensibly good-for-you snacks are just junk food in disguise. &ldquo...
20:30, 2019-05-21

This Is What Your Wine Preference Says About You - Why Red Wine Is A Healthier Option Did you know that your wine preferences tell a lot about your personality traits? Intriguing, right? As per a recent study, personality traits of people who drink red wine are different from the ones......
12:45, 2019-05-27

It Appears That No One Wants DeMarcus Cousins The pool of NBA free agents available as of July 3 is shockingly small. The vast majority of marquee names settled within a few hours of the official kickoff of free agency Sunday afternoon; a huge number of rotation guys and role players have already grabbed up much of what remained of the open sal...
22:30, 2019-07-03

"Son of Mirai" botnet appears While the Mirai IoT botnet primarily targeted consumer devices using default credentials, a spiritual successor has emerged which could potentially infect devices running on enterprise networks.Security researchers at Palo Alto Networks' Unit 42 recently discovered a new strain of a botnet malw...
23:45, 2019-06-14

Why some pitchers’ success is not what it appears to be Deep into a baseball season, there’s a temptation to place handicapping weight on the “betting” performance of starting pitchers. Those who have cashed a lot of tickets will strike squares as smart choices. Those who have lost their backers a fortune will look like auto-fades. In general, you should...
21:01, 2019-07-15

Rep. Jerrold Nadler appears to faint in NYC U.S. Rep. Jerrold Nadler was taken to a hospital for an evaluation Friday after he appeared to swoon during a news conference in New York City. (May 24)        ...
22:15, 2019-05-24

Sony appears to register three new cameras Is the Sony A7S III finally on its way? News of three cameras being registered for wireless certification has once again fueled speculation that Sony's long-awaited full-frame mirrorless camera is on the way.Of the raft of ways in which information on new cameras can leak out, details on bodies...
01:45, 2019-07-05

Lil Nas X appears to come out as he says: 'Thought I made it obvious' Lil Nas X has said he wanted to open up about his sexuality before the end of Pride Month by sharing a message on Twitter appearing to confirm he is a member of the LGBTQ community....
18:30, 2019-07-01

It Appears That Raptors President Masai Ujiri Got Into It With A Cop Toronto Raptors president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri has always been known as a fiery dude—recall when he yelled, “Fuck Brooklyn!” before a game against the Nets—but after the buzzer sounded last night and the Raptors became NBA champions, he reportedly reached a new level of not giving a ...
15:15, 2019-06-14

Experts: Humpback whale in San Francisco Bay appears ill SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A humpback whale that has become an unusual presence in San Francisco Bay may be ill. The San Francisco Chronicle reported Friday that the humpback has remained in the waters near Alameda for more than two weeks. Biologists say the whale, which has been nicknamed “Allie,&#...
05:15, 2019-06-17

Cat filter appears during Pakistani official’s briefing PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — It was a mistake that had some people in Pakistan scratching their whiskers. A regional minister was giving a briefing that was live-streamed on social media last week when viewers noticed officials appeared as cats. Someone had left a cat filter on. Social media was quick ...
16:00, 2019-06-17

Number of US overdose deaths appears to be falling The CDC has posted data showing nearly 68,000 drug overdose deaths were reported last year. The number may go up as more investigations are completed, but the agency expects the tally will end up below 69,000....
02:30, 2019-07-19

Lost ancient palace appears in reservoir A 3,400-year-old palace has emerged from a reservoir in the Kurdistan region of Iraq after water levels dropped because of drought. The discovery should yield more light on the mysterious Mittani Empire....
00:15, 2019-06-29

AMD’s new X570 chipset appears to be seriously power-hungry AMD’s new Ryzen 3000 processors have arrived, and while reviews have been very positive, many of them (including our own AMD Ryzen 9 3900X review) noticed the very high power consumption of the new CPUs, even when idle.However, according to tests performed by the ExtremeTech website, it looks...
13:45, 2019-07-09

Kim Kardashian appears to have a new blunt bob and it's the perfect summer cut Dennis Van Tine/STAR MAX/IPx/AP Kim Kardashian stepped out with a new blunt bob. Celebrity hairstylist Chris Appleton shared a photo of the reality star's sleek new cut on Instagram. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. Even if you're "Keeping Up With the Kardashians," it can be hard to ...
23:45, 2019-05-30

Infrastructure week appears to be dead. Good I have little interest in posturing Democratic investigations into the Trump administration, or in President Trump's often intemperate reaction to them. But I am very glad that the infrastructure bill appears, at least temporarily, to have been killed off by today's acrimony....
20:30, 2019-05-22

Ambulance called after US Rep. Nadler appears to swoon NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Rep. Jerrold Nadler was taken to a hospital for an evaluation after he appeared to swoon during a news conference in New York City. The chairman of the House Judiciary committee had given remarks at an event Thursday about school zone safety when he slumped in his chair. As peop...
19:30, 2019-05-24

Sudan's Bashir appears in public for first time since being ousted Ex-president is taken out of prison to the office of the anti-corruption prosecutorSudan’s former president Omar al-Bashir has appeared in public for the first time since he was overthrown, as he was taken out of prison to the office of the anti-corruption prosecutor.Bashir, wearing traditional whit...
21:45, 2019-06-16

Shakira Appears in Spanish Court Over Tax Evasion Allegations Shakira is denying any wrongdoing with regard to her tax evasion case in Spain. In December, prosecutors charged the 42-year-old Latin pop star for allegedly failing to pay 14.5 million......
21:15, 2019-06-06

Former Nissan chairman Ghosn appears in Tokyo court TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn has appeared in a Japanese courtroom for a hearing ahead of his trial on accusations of financial misconduct. Thursday’s session is the first in a series of hearings to iron out logistics for the actual trial, the date for which has not been set...
09:45, 2019-05-23

T-Mobile-Sprint merger appears to be in major trouble The legal mess engulfing T-Mobile’s $26 billion deal to buy Sprint looks more complicated than ever, but experts say the upshot is starting to look simple: the merger is in major trouble. New York Attorney General Letitia James on Tuesday, along with eight other states and the District of Columbia, ...
19:30, 2019-06-13

| Purged no more: North Korean official appears at show A senior North Korean official reportedly purged after talks collapsed between leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump appeared at an arts performance with the country's top brass, official media reports....
19:00, 2019-06-03

Indian billionaire jeweler Modi appears in UK court Indian billionaire jeweler Nirav Modi appeared in a London court on Thursday where he heard that no date could yet be set for a full hearing over his possible extradition to India....
14:00, 2019-05-30

Germany’s Merkel appears unsteady, shaking at ceremony BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared unsteady and unwell as she met with Volodymyr Zelenskiy in Berlin, her whole body visibly shaking as she received the new Ukrainian president at the chancellery. The incident came Tuesday afternoon as the two stood outside Merkel’s office ...
13:45, 2019-06-18

UFO 'sightings' explode as SpaceX Starlink 'train' appears Astronomer and author Marco Langbroek managed to capture an incredible image of Musk's SpaceX Starlink satellites after they were shortly deployed, showcasing them in a "train-like" formation....
03:15, 2019-05-29

Sudan’s Bashir appears in public for first time since ouster KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s former President Omar al-Bashir has appeared in public for the first time since his ouster, as he was led away to a prosecutor’s office in a corruption probe. Al-Bashir’s appearance on Sunday comes as the former strongman has been held under arrest in...
20:00, 2019-06-16

Tesla driver appears to be in deep sleep behind the wheel A driver appears to be in deep sleep behind the wheel of an autopilot Tesla while other motorists desperately honk to try to wake him. Footage posted to Reddit’s Idiots In Cars section shows a white Tesla moving slowly through at least three lanes of traffic, with the driver’s head slump...
21:30, 2019-06-16

IBM AI helps predict breast cancer a year before it appears IBM isn't just using AI to predict diabetes. Its researchers have developed an AI model that can predict malignant breast cancer within a year with an 87 percent accuracy rate comparable to human radiologists. While there are already AI prediction......
18:15, 2019-06-18

Accidental cat filter appears on Pakistan official's briefing ‘Human error’ blamed for live-streamed briefing in which officials appeared as catsIt was a mistake that had some people in Pakistan scratching their whiskers.A regional minister was giving a briefing that was live-streamed on social media last week when viewers noticed officials appeared as cats. S...
17:00, 2019-06-17

TikTok Appears to Be Experimenting With a Bunch of Instagram-Like Features TikTok, the wildly popular short-form video platform, appears to be testing a whole host of new features that seem to take a few cues from Instagram.Read more......
04:30, 2019-07-20

Sudan's Bashir appears in public for first time since ouster Sudan's ex-president Omar al-Bashir appeared in public on Sunday for the first time since he was overthrown, as he was taken out of prison to the office of the anti-corruption prosecutor....
17:15, 2019-06-16

Man suspected of shooting Illinois deputy appears in court LEWISTOWN, Ill. (AP) — A man suspected of fatally shooting an Illinois sheriff’s deputy has been charged with first-degree murder and ordered held on $5 million bond. Forty-two-year-old Nathan Woodring of Avon appeared Thursday in Fulton County Circuit Court. He’s accused of killing 39-y...
00:45, 2019-06-28

Juwan Howard appears to be ending Michigan’s Fab Five fight Jalen Rose and Chris Webber finally agreed on something last week, and Wednesday afternoon, they got it. Michigan hired Juwan Howard as its basketball coach, and a Fab Five reunion soon could follow, Rose said Thursday morning on ESPN. “People have gotten a chance to see us at our highest of h...
19:00, 2019-05-23

Texts between Manafort and ally who appears to be Hannity released Messages, which were previously filed as a secret attachment to a sentencing memo, were unsealed in Manafort’s federal court caseThe Fox News host Sean Hannity discussed Donald Trump’s legal strategy with Paul Manafort while Manafort was awaiting trial, it emerged on Friday.Hundreds of text messages...
04:15, 2019-06-22

Trump’s acting DHS secretary appears wary of his ICE raids. That says a lot. The acting Homeland Security chief apparently isn't hiding his feelings — perhaps because he's seen what happened when his department had to make the best of President Trump's whims....
14:30, 2019-06-22

Rudy Giuliani's Brain Appears to Be Slowly Dripping Out of His Ears The fun (?) thing about Trump administration septuagenarians and related olds on social media is that every now and again they reveal just how liquid their brain has become and post something so incomprehensible that one must ask, “Are they having a stroke?”...
21:00, 2019-05-24

Suspect in deadly Dutch tram shooting appears in court Dutch prosecutors say they have a “strong indication” that a man accused of fatally shooting four passengers on a tram in the central city of Utrecht in March had a “terrorist motive”...
13:01, 2019-07-01

Trump appears more at ease with strongmen than democratic leaders at G-20 summit Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the summit in Japan and appeared to make light of Moscow’s election interference....
08:15, 2019-06-29

Trump appears to backpedal on White House invite for USWNT, saying ‘we’ll look at that’ After the team's World Cup win, the president said, "We haven't really thought about it," after previously tweeting that Megan Rapinoe and her teammates would be invited "win or lose."...
05:30, 2019-07-08

Man accused of defrauding comic book icon appears in court PHOENIX (AP) — A former business manager of the late comic book legend Stan Lee has had his initial court appearance in Arizona, where he was arrested after fleeing California charges of fiduciary elder abuse. Keya Morgan appeared Sunday in Maricopa County Superior Court on a charge of being a fugit...
00:00, 2019-05-27

Trump’s acting DHS secretary appears wary of the president’s ICE raids. That says a lot. The acting Homeland Security chief apparently isn't hiding his feelings — perhaps because he's seen what happened when his department had to make the best of President Trump's whims....
01:15, 2019-06-23

Karnataka Minister Appears Before Probe Agency Over IMA Jewels Scam Karnataka minister BZ Zameer Ahmed Khan, who was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate in connection with its probe into the IMA group ponzi scam, appeared before the agency on Friday....
03:00, 2019-07-06

7 months after Hash Wars, Bitmain’s BTC.com appears to mine Bitcoin SV BTC.com, the flagship mining pool of cryptocurrency firm Bitmain Technologies, appears to have started mining the Bitcoin Satoshi Vision (BSV) blockchain once again – a likely controversial move. According to multiple blockchain explorers, BTC.com has mined roughly one percent of BSV blocks over the...
16:45, 2019-07-03

U.S. Navy SEAL appears in court for hearing in war crimes case A decorated Navy SEAL platoon leader charged with war crimes in Iraq appeared in a San Diego military court on Wednesday for a hearing focused on allegations by his attorneys that prosecutors engaged in illegal snooping on the defense team and journalists....
01:00, 2019-05-23

Marchand appears to avert injury scare in Bruins Cup tuneup BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins leading scorer Brad Marchand returned without missing a shift after appearing to hurt his left hand Thursday night when the team held an intrasquad scrimmage to tune up for the Stanley Cup Final. The Bruins will have 10 days off between their sweep of the Carolina Hurrica...
06:15, 2019-05-24

"Jyotiraditya Scindia For Chief" Poster Appears, Then Vanishes In Bhopal A poster demanding that Jyotiraditya Scindia be made Congress president after Rahul Gandhi's resignation was seen outside the Madhya Pradesh Congress office in Bhopal for a few hours on Monday......
18:45, 2019-07-08

‘Dead baby’ found in Queens park appears to be hoax Cops claimed to have found a dead baby Tuesday morning outside Crocheron Park in Queens — but police sources now say it was just an “extremely realistic” doll in what appears to be a hoax. “The doll was created to look like it was decomposing,” a source told The Post. The doll, which was...
17:30, 2019-06-18

Video appears to show second Neymar encounter with rape accuser A woman who has accused Brazilian soccer star Neymar of rape attacked him in a Paris hotel room, video purportedly shows. A 45-second clip circulating on social media and WhatsApp groups in Brazil appears to show the Paris Saint-German striker defending himself from his accuser one day after the all...
19:15, 2019-06-06

Manchester bomber's brother appears in UK court charged with murder A man accused of helping his suicide bomber brother plan a deadly 2017 arena attack in the northern city of Manchester appeared in a London court on Thursday....
12:15, 2019-07-18

'Purged' North Korean diplomat appears in state media High-ranking North Korean diplomat Kim Yong Chol was identified attending an art performance alongside leader Kim Jong Un in the country's state media on Sunday -- two days after one of South Korea's biggest newspapers said he had been banished and sentenced to hard labor and his deputy executed....
20:45, 2019-06-03

Hank Haney appears to double down on insensitive LPGA remarks Hank Haney, the former swing coach for Tiger Woods and current host on SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio channel, appeared to double down on his insensitive remarks that landed him in hot water last week....
19:45, 2019-06-03

Algeria's former transport minister appears in supreme court: state TV Algeria's former transport and public works minister Abdelghani Zaalane appeared before the supreme court on Wednesday as part of an investigation over corruption, state TV reported....
17:30, 2019-06-12

Utah boy selling ‘ice cold beer’ appears to be a savvy marketer A young roadside entrepreneur caught the attention of Utah police Tuesday with a sign that read “Ice cold beer” – and in small letters the word “root.”...
15:15, 2019-07-17

| WATCH: Robot of tweeting Trump on toilet appears in London A 4.8m talking robot of US President Donald Trump sitting on a gold toilet appears in Trafalgar Square, London on the second day of the state visit to the UK by US President Donald Trump....
11:15, 2019-06-04

Reportedly Purged North Korean Official Appears With Kim Jong Un A senior North Korean official—reportedly purged after nuclear talks soured with President Trump in Vietnam—appeared at a weekend musical performance with leader Kim Jong Un, according to Pyongyang state media....
17:30, 2019-06-03

Trump associate Sater appears for testimony before House panel Russian-born real estate developer Felix Sater, who worked on a proposed Trump Tower project in Moscow, appeared on Tuesday for testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee....
22:30, 2019-07-09

Trump’s Nominee for U.N. Envoy Appears to Differ With Him on Saudis and Climate At her confirmation hearing, Kelly Knight Craft suggested that she would be tougher than President Trump on Saudi Arabia and that climate change is a threat....
03:15, 2019-06-20

North Korea's Kim Jong-Un's Sister Appears In Public After 52 Days North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's sister has appeared in public for the first time in almost two months and shortly after a South Korean report that she had been temporarily demoted following the......
09:45, 2019-06-04

Massive Ocean Liner Appears from the Fog and Almost Crashes Into a Venice Dock The Giardini della Biennale is a parkland area of Venice, Italy, that was created by none other than Napoleon Bonaparte, and is known for the Venice Biennale Art Festival and the many cats that prowl around there. What it’s less known for are massive, city-block-sized cruise ships almost running int...
02:45, 2019-07-09

Prince Harry appears to 'ignore' Meghan Markle during MLB game in London Meghan Markle had another awkward encounter with her husband Prince Harry while attending the first Major League Baseball game held in London on Saturday....
03:00, 2019-07-03

Viral photo appears to show a starfish with a big butt. An expert disagrees The pink sea star, which was found at the Aquarium of the Pacific, went viral on Twitter. Fish curator Nate Jaros explains that it's not a butt.        ...
00:45, 2019-07-03

Microsoft's purple Fortnite edition Xbox One S appears in leaked images A special edition Xbox One S is apparently on the way, specifically designed to appeal to Fortnite fans – and we just got an early preview of it thanks to a bunch of leaked images.WinFuture has the gallery, which shows off the console in a very purple-heavy selection of shades, from the gradi...
15:30, 2019-05-26

TikTok’s parent company appears to have acquired AI music startup Jukedeck TikTok’s parent company, ByteDance, appears to have acquired a startup that makes AI-generated music called Jukebox, an AI suite that generates custom music. Users can then edit the track to adjust length, tempo, and climax. While the news hasn’t been confirmed by either company, several Jukedeck em...
03:00, 2019-07-24

Trump appears to contradict Bolton on North Korea, expresses ‘confidence’ in Kim Not long after national security adviser John Bolton denounced North Korea’s actions, the president said he believes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un “will keep his promise to me.”...
03:30, 2019-05-26

AOC grills acting Homeland Security chief about ‘rape memes’ she appears in ​WASHINGTON – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez asked acting ​Homeland Security head Kevin McAleenan how so many Border Patrol agents ended up in a Facebook group where “rape memes” featuring the congresswoman were shared. AOC started her line of questioning in Thursday’s House Oversight Committee...
00:30, 2019-07-19

Bernie Sanders Finally Appears On His Own Twitch Channel—During Amazon Boycott Last time we checked in on endearingly grouchy democratic socialist uncle and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders’ Twitch channel, it was notably lacking in Bernie Sanders himself. It also felt more like a campaign commercial than any sort of broadcast Twitch viewers were used to seeing. Yesterday e...
09:45, 2019-07-18

Ceasefire appears to take hold in Gaza, ending deadly weekend of hostilities Israel and militant factions in Gaza appear to have reached a ceasefire after a violent weekend that saw the some of the worst fighting between the two sides since 2014, when full-blown war broke out....
17:15, 2019-05-21

Kevin Spacey accuser appears for first time in public at hearing, then pleads the 5th Where is the critical cellphone in the Kevin Spacey groping case? Accuser testifies in court for the first time, then invokes his 5th Amendment rights.        ...
21:15, 2019-07-08

Suspect of fatal drive-by shooting in Green Valley appears in court TUCSON –The man arrested in connection to a fatal shooting in Green Valley was in court Wednesday. Mateo Zavala/ Pima County Sheriff’s Department Californian 21-year-old, Mateo Zavala was taken into custody after he allegedly was involved in a rolling gun battle down Interstate 19 near Esperan...
00:00, 2019-07-18

Federal judge appears hesitant to block Trump Obamacare alternatives The Trump administration argued in district court Tuesday that it was allowed to let people buy short-term plans outside of Obamacare's rules because they'd done little to disrupt the market and had been allowed for most of Barack Obama's tenure....
14:00, 2019-05-22

Georgia GOP candidate appears to threaten Ocasio-Cortez, Sanders in video A congressional candidate in Georgia is targeting Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Bernie Sanders all but literally. A campaign video from Republican Harrison Floyd shows images of the progressive darlings, then a clip of himself firing a rifle in a combat setting, while he says in a voiceover...
00:15, 2019-05-26

Amid London protests, Trump appears in denial over his standing abroad Critics said the president’s efforts to discredit news reports of mass demonstrations reflected his refusal to come to grips with his low popularity around the globe....
02:30, 2019-06-05

Metro Exodus appears on Microsoft Store, is no longer an Epic exclusive Metro Exodus won’t be an Epic Games Store exclusive for much longer, as the game has appeared on the Microsoft Store. Although you can’t buy it yet, the title is marked with a release date of June 9.Metro Exodus has been out for almost four months now, with Epic grabbing the exclusive ...
13:30, 2019-06-06

St. Louis Blues' Zach Sanford appears to puke on himself during victory parade Partying hard after winning the Stanley Cup can take a toll on the average human let alone and athlete and that notion stayed true during the St. Louis Blues’ victory parade Sunday....
22:01, 2019-06-18

Ex-Sudan leader Bashir appears before prosecutor to face corruption charges Sudan's ousted President Omar al-Bashir was brought before a prosecutor to face corruption charges. It was the first time he has been seen in public since being toppled in an April coup....
05:00, 2019-06-17

Algeria ex-PM Ouyahia appears in court in second alleged corruption case: state TV Algerian former prime minister Ahmed Ouyahia appeared in a court in Algiers on Sunday to be questioned over alleged corruption involving the partner in Algeria of Germany’s Volkswagen, state TV said....
17:15, 2019-06-16

'Purged' North Korea Official, Thought To Be In Labour Camp, Re-Appears A senior North Korean official reportedly purged after talks collapsed between leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump appeared at an arts performance with the country's top brass, official......
04:45, 2019-06-03

A wild 64-core Ryzen Threadripper 3rd Generation processor leak appears We've seen plenty about AMD Zen 2 recently, but word on the street is that AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3rd Generation processors (CPUs) will feature up to 64-cores and 128-threads.Now, right out of the gate: this is an unsubstantiated rumor from WccfTech, so you should take it with a giant grain of ...
00:00, 2019-06-14

Man Accused Of Causing 27 Bone Fractures To His Infant Daughter Appears In Court MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Madison County man who police say admitted to seriously abusing his 3-month-old daughter waived his right Wednesday to a preliminary hearing. When police found Sean Dykes’ daughter a few weeks ago, she had fractures, bruises, bleeding in her eyes and othe...
22:00, 2019-06-12

Teen appears in court in connection to east side triple-homicide TUCSON – A 16-year-old appeared in court Monday for his involvement in an east side shooting that resulted in three deaths in November. Back on Nov. 8, Tucson Police Department responded to a shooting at Lakeside Park, located at 8201 E. Stella Road. When police arrived at the scene, a man and...
06:15, 2019-06-04

MPs in a spin as games chief appears to deny Fortnite makes money Epic bosses admit ignoring data protection rules and claim not to know how long users play forA Commons committee was left baffled as video game executives appeared to deny making money from their own games, admit to ignoring regulations governing data protection and age restrictions, and claim igno...
16:15, 2019-06-20

Google Appears to Have Leveraged Android Dominance, India Antitrust Watchdog Google appears to have misused its dominant position in India and reduced the ability of device manufacturers to opt for alternate versions of Android....
16:00, 2019-06-28

Video appears to show helicopter flying erratically before Midtown crash Dramatic cellphone video — which was captured by a woman walking her dog — appears to show the pilot involved in Monday’s deadly helicopter crash in Manhattan flying erratically as he attempts to stop the aircraft from falling out of the sky. The footage was posted on Instagram and...
05:45, 2019-06-11

Exclusive: Google appears to have leveraged Android dominance - India watchdog Google appears to have misused its dominant position in India and reduced the ability of device manufacturers to opt for alternate versions of its Android mobile operating system, Indian officials found before ordering a wider probe in an antitrust case....
15:15, 2019-06-28

Trump’s hard line approach appears to soften in meetings with world leaders President Trump has dismissed criticism that he is failing to make big deals, arguing his patience and relationship building will pay off for the country....
05:45, 2019-07-02

Oakland Athletics' ad in Australian newspaper congratulating All-Star appears to have derogatory meaning Oakland Athletics pitcher Liam Hendriks appeared in his first All-Star Game on Tuesday and to celebrate the team took out a full-page ad in The Australian newspaper to congratulate him -- but something went awry....
05:15, 2019-07-13

Stan Lee's ex-manager appears in court after charge he defrauded the Marvel legend Keya Morgan, former manager of late Marvel icon Stan Lee, made his court appearance in Arizona, where he was arrested after charges of elder abuse.        ...
19:00, 2019-05-27

Raptors superfan Drake appears to have Warriors tattoos and a beef with Smash Mouth The Toronto native and hip-hop superstar, who was numbers inked in his arm that correspond to the jerseys of Steph Curry and Kevin Durant, was derided as a "glorified mascot" by the San Jose-based "All Star" band....
09:15, 2019-05-27

Praful Patel Appears Before Probe Agency In Alleged Aviation Scam Case Former civil aviation minister and NCP leader Praful Patel today appeared before the ED in connection with a money laundering probe related to losses suffered by Air India as part of an alleged......
11:15, 2019-06-10

In a tweet, Trump appears to invite Kim Jong Un to meet him at the Korean demilitarized zone A senior administration official had said no such meeting was planned during Trump’s trip to South Korea, but the president’s message opened the possibility of a third summit....
08:15, 2019-06-29

Brother of Manchester suicide bomber appears in court, faces 22 murder charges The brother of the suicide bomber who killed almost two dozen people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester two years ago appeared in court Thursday to face 22 charges of murder....
15:45, 2019-07-18

India’s Narendra Modi Appears Headed for Re-election, Exit Polls Show Mr. Modi, one of India’s most powerful and divisive leaders in decades, seems to have emerged relatively unscathed from complaints about joblessness and distress on farms....
15:00, 2019-05-21

Harris appears to knock Warren, other 2020 Dems: 'I'm not churning out plans like a factory' Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., agreed with a radio host on Friday after he mocked her fellow 2020 presidential candidates by claiming they were acting like talk show host Oprah Winfrey by handing out free things with unrealistic policy proposals....
00:00, 2019-07-13

VIDEO: Drake appears to call Warriors ‘trash’ after Game 1 loss to Raptors A tense exchange appeared to play out between Drake and Draymond Green on the courtside moments after the Raptors beat the Warriors 118-109 in Game 1.  ...
14:00, 2019-05-31

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 'disintegrated into confetti,' captain appears to have run ‘amok,' report says The ill-fated Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was piloted by a captain who was often "lonely and sad" and experimented with a flight profile which nearly matched the aircraft's doomed path that a new report reveals left a slim chance of finding remains of what really happened in the skies that calamito...
20:30, 2019-06-17

Foul Ball Appears To Injure Young Child At Cubs-Astros Game [Update] During the fourth inning of tonight’s Cubs-Astros game, Chicago outfielder Albert Almora Jr. hit a foul ball into the seats on the third base side of the Houston ballpark. According to those present at the game, that ball hit a small child, who was quickly brought up the stairs by an adult....
14:00, 2019-05-30

Stan Lee's former business manager appears in court on charges of elder abuse after fleeing California A former business manager of the late comic book legend Stan Lee had his initial court appearance early Sunday in Arizona, where he was arrested after fleeing California charges of fiduciary elder abuse....
14:30, 2019-05-28

Leaked 'Jeopardy!' footage appears to show reigning champion James Holzhauer's defeat A video surfaced Sunday night on Twitter purporting to show "Jeopardy!" reigning champion James Holzhauer's win streak coming to an end. The episode is reportedly supposed to air Monday night....
00:01, 2019-06-04

Donald Trump appears to breach royal protocol at state banquet by touching Queen on the back Donald Trump appeared to breach royal protocol by touching the Queen on the back as she stood for his toast at the state banquet to mark his UK visit....
07:15, 2019-06-04

Watch live: Fed chief Jerome Powell appears in Senate amid hints of interest rate cut One day after he signaled the Federal Reserve will consider an interest rate cut at its policy meeting this month, Chairman Jerome Powell will answer more questions Thursday from the Senate banking committee....
21:15, 2019-07-11

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18:45, 2019-05-30

WWE Raw: Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns compete in Battle Royal to face Brock Lesnar, Bray Wyatt appears Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns and eight other superstars competed in a Battle Royal on Raw to determine who would face Universal Champion Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam....
16:15, 2019-07-16

U.S. trade chief Robert Lighthizer appears in Senate on tariffs, trade deals U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will spend the next two days being grilled by Congress over trade talks with China and the use of tariffs and other measures by the Trump administration....
16:30, 2019-06-18

Carmelo Anthony video conveniently appears after Anthony Davis trade As the Lakers look to build the rest of their team following the blockbuster trade that landed them Anthony Davis, a certain exiled forward may want to throw his hat in the ring. A video of 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony in the gym conveniently surfaced online Monday, just two days after the Davis...
00:15, 2019-06-19

E. coli ground beef outbreak 'appears to be over' after sickening 209 people in 10 states The CDC says the E. coli outbreak tied to ground beef that sickened 209 people in 10 states "appears to be over."       ...
02:30, 2019-06-21

Former 'House of Cards' star Kevin Spacey appears in court for groping case Kevin Spacey's appearance comes somewhat as a surprise as he was not required to attend the hearing and has typically stayed away from the courthouse.        ...
01:01, 2019-06-04

Accuser of Brazil's soccer star Neymar appears in TV interview: 'I was the victim of rape' On same day Neymar suffered an apparent injury, the woman accusing the Brazilian soccer star of rape appeared in a TV interview.        ...
06:45, 2019-06-06

Kenny Wooten getting another big Knicks chance Center Mitchell Robinson may have someone to compete with for most blocks in training camp. Oregon power forward Kenneth Wooten, the 6-foot-9 leaper who impressed during the Las Vegas Summer League, has agreed to terms on an Exhibit 10 contract to attend Knicks training camp and fight for a roster s...
05:00, 2019-07-21

Zelenskiy's party in spotlight as Ukraine holds snap parliament election Ukrainians vote in a snap parliamentary election on Sunday that could consolidate the power of new President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and hand the novice politician a stronger mandate for driving change in the war-scarred nation....
05:45, 2019-07-21

Three die in Germany as plane slams into hardware store Three people have died after a small plane crashed into a building in southwestern Germany. The aircraft, which appeared to be attempting an unscheduled landing nearby, slammed into a hardware store....
06:00, 2019-07-21

Bosnia buries 86 victims of 1992 massacre It was one of the worst atrocities of the Bosnian war. In August 1992, Bosnian Serb forces lined up Muslim prisoners on the edge of a cliff and opened fire. More than 20 years on, the victims are being laid to rest....
06:00, 2019-07-21

Maximum Security earns redemption with Haskell win amid another inquiry for interference There would be no disqualification for Maximum Security this time as the horse won the $1 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park.       ...
06:00, 2019-07-21

Surfers test waves ahead of sport's Olympic debut at Tokyo As one of five new sports added to the program for 2020 Tokyo Olympics, surfing is arguably the most glamorous and is sure to bring a new dimension as the IOC seeks a younger audience       ...
06:00, 2019-07-21

President Trump’s 2020 Campaign Is Now Selling Plastic Straws: ‘Liberal Paper Straws Don’t Work’ President Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign store sells “Make America Great Again” hats, T-shirts, cups, towels and even dog leashes. But one of its newest items might be one of the campaign’s biggest attempt to troll the other side: Trump-branded plastic straws. According to the ...
06:15, 2019-07-21

The town fighting the climate crisis to stay afloat, one hurricane at at time Fair Bluff has already been hit by two hurricanes – but if another arrives this year, it could become one of the US’s first climate crisis ghost townsThe water slithered up while the people went to sleep. No text alerts. No sirens. Just the Lumber River, the color of black tea, carrying out its slow...
06:45, 2019-07-21

'Offensive' poem about Condoleezza Rice stokes New Hampshire verse rift Governor drops nominee over sexually suggestive poemDaniel Patrick Moran was published by Asinine PoetryNew Hampshire governor Chris Sununu has abandoned his pick for state poet laureate, amid growing criticism of the man’s work and how he was selected. Related: Trump revives the idea of a ‘white ma...
06:45, 2019-07-21

Marvel Studios Unveils Diverse Film Lineup at Comic-Con The studio’s upcoming slate includes the first openly L.G.B.T.Q. superhero in a Marvel film, a superhero who is disabled, and a film anchored by an Asian superhero....
07:00, 2019-07-21

High hopes: Buttigieg pushes for marijuana legalization Presidential hopeful Mayor Pete Buttigieg called for the legalization of marijuana at a Democratic candidates forum hosted by AARP in Iowa on Saturday. “When it comes to American drug policy, I don’t think anyone can look at it and say it’s looking well,” said the South Bend, Ind., mayor. But he had...
07:15, 2019-07-21

Golf: Phone call from Trump buoys Barbasol leader Herman Jim Herman played with precision to make a president proud, matching his career-best score on the PGA Tour with a 10-under-par 62 in the third round at the Barbasol Championship in Kentucky on Saturday....
07:15, 2019-07-21

Golf: Portrush goes wild for Ireland's Lowry as final-round test awaits They chanted his name, they rose as one for a standing ovation and long after Shane Lowry had departed the 18th green to sign for a course-record 63, the crowd were still following him across the course, singing and celebrating with abandon....
07:15, 2019-07-21

Once again, engage: Picard trailer feels like the next Next Generation "Engage!" Yes, that's what Sir Patrick Stewart says in this moment, and yes, it's as delightful in action as that sounds. [credit: CBS ] All eyes were on San Diego Comic Con's Star Trek pan...
07:45, 2019-07-21

Pacquiao beats Thurman on split decision Manny Pacquiao beat defending champion Keith Thurman on a split points decision on Saturday to take the WBA Welterweight Super Championship in Las Vegas....
08:00, 2019-07-21

How to cool off during this weekend’s heat wave Feeling the heat? Here are seven ways to stay cool this record-breaking weekend: Five extra New York Public Library branches will be open Sunday to provide a cool spot to relax, and Brooklyn and Queens libraries will also keep doors open at a number of branches. Many libraries function as official c...
08:15, 2019-07-21

'Star Trek' favorites to return with Patrick Stewart in 'Picard' The upcoming "Star Trek" series about Jean-Luc Picard will reunite the beloved starship commander with android officer Data and other characters from the long-running space franchise, the cast revealed to fans at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday....
09:15, 2019-07-21

Police get arrest warrant as survivor recalls Kyoto arson Japanese police have obtained an arrest warrant for a suspect as soon as he regains consciousness from injuries in a deadly arson at a Kyoto anime studio...
09:30, 2019-07-21

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2019 Beta Dates: When does MW Beta release for Xbox One, PS4? Infinity Ward and Activision may be set to announce a beta for the newest CoD game sometime this month - here's everything we know about the online test so far....
09:30, 2019-07-21

Six of the best: wireless headphones under £100 You don’t have to spend a fortune on headphones to get noise cancellation, decent bass and fine detail at high volumeWhile you can pay hundreds of pounds for a pair of audiophile or status headphones, if you’re mainly going to be wearing them in the gym, listening to a podcast or leaving them on the...
10:00, 2019-07-21

Bolsonaro pick for Funai agency horrifies indigenous leaders Marcelo Xavier da Silva is police officer linked to agribusinessFormer agency employee: ‘I am scared of him’ Indigenous leaders and specialists working with Brazil’s nearly one million tribal people have been stunned and disconcerted by the appointment of a federal police officer with strong connect...
10:00, 2019-07-21

Weeding, writing and arithmetic… why green fingers are good for our children Schools should teach pupils gardening skills to instil a passion for the environment in future generations, says horticultural chiefFrom the water vole to the Scottish wildcat, the dwindling numbers of Britain’s most at-risk animals are well documented. But now the alarm bell is sounding over a rath...
10:00, 2019-07-21

Hong Kong Protesters Demand Inquiry Into Police Violence Antagonism is growing between protesters and the Hong Kong police force, which is accused of using excessively violent tactics at antigovernment demonstrations....
10:00, 2019-07-21

Natalie Portman will be Thor and Marvel’s other Comic-Con surprises SAN DIEGO — “Avengers: Endgame” may have closed a chapter in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but the blockbuster factory is not slowing down and only expanding in scope and diversity. Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige led a marathon presentation at San Diego Comic-Con Saturday night, a...
10:15, 2019-07-21

Now El Chapo’s back in jail, hunt is on for the Mexican drug baron’s money $12,666,181,704 … that’s the Sinaloa cartel boss’s sales in the US. Now he’s in jail, prosecutors want to seize his vast richesIt’s a favourite current joke in Mexico: “No más túneles!” – no more tunnels. There’s little chance of drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera repeating his famous escapes...
10:15, 2019-07-21

Whitney artists withdraw over board member's ties to teargas company Warren Kanders linked to military supplies firm SafarilandSeven artists say participation in Whitney Biennial ‘untenable’Seven artists have removed their work from the 2019 Whitney Biennial, citing the New York museum’s lack of response to calls for the resignation of a board member with ties to tra...
10:15, 2019-07-21

Trump offers to 'vouch' for A$AP Rocky in call with Swedish PM President Trump said Saturday that he has told the Swedish prime minister he is prepared to vouch for the bail of A$AP Rocky, the New York-based rapper currently behind bars in Sweden as police investigate a fight....
10:15, 2019-07-21

Pete Buttigieg says he's obligated 'with the privilege of whiteness' to speak out on systemic racism South Bend mayor and 2020 hopeful Pete Buttigieg has continued his efforts to try to reach out to black voters in a new fundraising email, where he says he welcomes the "obligation as a candidate with the privilege of whiteness on my side" to speak out against systemic racism. ...
10:15, 2019-07-21

Antiques Roadshow: how your classic car is valued Old car prices are still rising, but some by more than others Want to know how much your ageing pride and joy is worth? Then roll along to one of Hagerty’s valuation surgeries With the right lighting, a dash of make-up and a pair of 10-inch heels, Marcus Atkinson could pass for Fiona Bruce hostin...
10:30, 2019-07-21

| 'Wow, wow, wow!' Philippines goes wild for 'force at 40' Pacquiao Fans in the Philippines roared their approval of Manny Pacquiao as they declared their idol was still a boxing force at the age of 40 with his victory over Keith Thurman....
11:45, 2019-07-21

Iran warns UK against escalating tensions, says crew of seized ship safe Iran on Sunday urged Britain to contain "domestic political forces" intent on escalating tensions between the two countries following Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker....
12:15, 2019-07-21

New Zealanders hand over 10,000-plus guns and weapons parts in buy-back scheme New Zealanders have handed over more than 10,000 guns, weapons parts and accessories in the first week of a buy-back scheme prompted by the country's worst peacetime mass shooting, police figures released on Sunday show....
12:15, 2019-07-21

|WandileSihlobo:SAmaizesuppliessuggestgoodnewsforfoodprices For SA consumers, there is nothing to worry about for now – as things look, we will likely have sufficient maize supplies throughout the 2019/20 marketing year, says Wandile Sihlobo....
12:15, 2019-07-21

DJ LeMahieu shows Yankees why he’s ‘a Gold Glover’ DJ LeMahieu had another outstanding game, with three hits and a walk. He also showed his defensive versatility with fine plays at both third base and first base, after taking over for the Luke Voit, who was hit in the face with a pitch in the fourth inning. LeMahieu said he’s getting “more and more....
12:45, 2019-07-21

Manny Pacquiao turns back clock to defeat Keith Thurman LAS VEGAS — Manny Pacquiao knocked down Keith Thurman in the first round and persevered for an exciting split-decision victory Saturday night, adding a third straight win to his career resurgence after turning 40 years old. Pacquiao (62-7-2) dropped his previously unbeaten opponent with a combinatio...
12:45, 2019-07-21

Jets to see new faces and familiar one in transitioning AFC East With NFL training camps opening next week, The Post’s looks at the 2019 AFC East the Jets will face this season. Bills Coach: Sean McDermott (third season) Biggest newcomers: Buffalo bolstered the offensive line in front of second-year QB Josh Allen by signing Mitch Morse, Spencer Long and drafting ...
12:45, 2019-07-21

Richard Pryor’s daughter, Rain Pryor, to run for council seat in Baltimore: report Rain Pryor, daughter of the late comedian Richard Pryor, spent part of her 50th birthday last week filing paperwork to run for a city council seat in Baltimore, according to a report...
13:00, 2019-07-21

After a century of inflight meals, our trays are yet to soar | Eva Wiseman Wrapped in foil, scalding hot and served at weird times of day… Inflight cuisine has been stuck in departures for 100 yearsLast week I spent eight hours on a plane, and learned it is exactly 100 years since the first inflight meal was served. All around me, my fellow passengers were attempting to co...
14:00, 2019-07-21

The boy has progressed from Baby Shark to Night Garden Iggle Piggle, Upsy Daisy, Makka Pakka and the rest have got my young son completely enthralledMy son’s attention span has settled in a bit, and for the first time he’s showing an interest in regular television. His months-long obsession with Baby Shark is well-documented, but that dropped off once h...
14:00, 2019-07-21

My parents’ endless rows have left me angry and depressed | Mariella Frostrup You are still carrying the scars from your upbringing, says Mariella Frostrup. Now your focus should be on yourself and how not to repeat the behaviours of your parentsThe dilemma I’m 22 years old and for as long as I can remember my parents have constantly had arguments in which they would be abusi...
14:00, 2019-07-21

On the trail of the unexpected – a road trip around Albania Strange, ancient and beautiful, there’s much to discover amid the cultural crossroads of a country that provides a real adventureWas it a wolf? As our car swung round yet another tight bend deep in the Albanian countryside, a gangly, shaggy creature watched from the edge. No doubt it was, as we had ...
14:00, 2019-07-21

Black Mirror creator Charlie Brooker envisions VR remasters of certain episodes In an interview with Deadline, series creator and writer Charlie Brooker mentioned the possibility of seeing future iterations of Bandersnatch and other Black Mirror episodes getting the VR treatment.Read More...
14:15, 2019-07-21

UK finance minister to quit over no-deal Brexit if Johnson become PM British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday he would resign if Boris Johnson became prime minister because he felt unable to support a leader happy to take the country out of the European Union without a deal....
15:00, 2019-07-21

Air France, Emirates maintain Cairo flights after British Air suspension Air France , Emirates and Etihad Airways are continuing to operate flights to Cairo after British Airways and Lufthansa suspended services to Egypt's capital....
15:00, 2019-07-21

Japan ruling bloc to keep simple majority in upper house, may get 2/3- NHK exit poll Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc will keep a solid majority in parliament's upper house in Sunday's election and has a shot, together with allies, at keeping the two-thirds majority needed to keep his dream of revising the pacifist constitution alive, an NHK exit poll showed....
15:00, 2019-07-21

Man dies at Germany's Open Beatz Festival after Ferris wheel fall A man has succumbed to his injuries in hospital after plummeting from a Ferris wheel at a major German electronic music festival. Police are investigating what caused the fall....
15:15, 2019-07-21

Thousands of human bones found in crypt by investigators trying to unravel mystery of missing girl Emanuela Orlandi Thousands of human bones have been unearthed in a cavernous underground space near a Vatican cemetery by investigators trying to unravel the mystery of the disappearance of a teenage girl who vanished in the Vatican City in 1983....
15:45, 2019-07-21

Isner advances to final on Newport's hot grass courts Top seeded John Isner overcame extremely hot conditions and a first-set tiebreaker loss to beat fourth-seeded Ugo Humbert of France, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (5), 6-3, Saturday and advanced to the Hall of Fame Open final.        ...
15:45, 2019-07-21

Incoming prime minister poses a Brexit puzzle for Brussels Officials unsure of next Tory leader’s true views on EU or whether MPs will back themWhile Westminster has been gripped by the Conservative leadership race, Brussels has been on a Brexit break.That respite will soon be over. And despite rumours of Brussels compromises in the works, the EU has no off...
15:45, 2019-07-21

The Man Who Sold America: Joy-Ann Reid hosts a Trump house of horrors The MSNBC anchor knows how to pick an interview and how to organise her sources. Her book is a valuable compendiumHow did we get Donald Trump? And how will we ever “undo the damage he has done”? Related: 'It's a political civil war': Trump's racist tirades set tone for 2020 Continue reading......
15:45, 2019-07-21

Edwards outclasses dos Anjos, calls out Masvidal Leon Edwards extended his welterweight winning streak to eight, defeating former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos by unanimous decision in Saturday's UFC Fight Night main event. Immediately after, Edwards called for a fight against Jorge Masvidal....
16:30, 2019-07-21

U.S. Investment in African University Fails as China Advances The failure of a university project in Ghana marked a high-profile setback for U.S. government efforts to counter China’s growing investment influence in Africa....
16:45, 2019-07-21

Sam Darnold sounds off on playoffs and catching Patriots Second-year Jets quarterback Sam Darnold huddles with Post columnist Steve Serby for some Q&A before Gang Green head to training camp this week. Q: Do you expect to win a Super Bowl one day here? A: Yeah, for sure. Absolutely. There’s no doubt in my mind that we can do it. It’s just about going......
16:45, 2019-07-21

Tottenham analysis: Harry Kane lays down a brilliant marker as Tanguy Ndombele makes an instant impact Tottenham began their pre-season tour of Asia with a dramatic and action-packed 3-2 win over Juventus in Singapore – clinched by Harry Kane's remarkable stoppage-time winner from the halfway line....
17:00, 2019-07-21

Report: ESPN Reminds Employees Of Craven No-Politics Policy In Wake Of Dan Le Batard's Criticism Of The Network And Trump It was only a matter of time before ESPN decided to do something in response to Dan Le Batard very correctly calling the network’s anti-politics stance “cowardly,” after he denounced the “send her back” chants that Trump’s racist supporters decided to hoot and holler on Thursday. Surprisingly, howev...
17:45, 2019-07-21

Manny Pacquiao Defeats Keith Thurman On Split Decision, Becomes Oldest Welterweight Champion In History Manny Pacquiao’s fight with Keith Thurman on Saturday went the distance, and ultimately resulted in an electrifying split-decision victory for the 40-year-old fighter, who became the oldest welterweight champion in the sport’s history....
17:45, 2019-07-21

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Breaks Cover As A Mid-Engined Sports Car One of the most highly anticipated cars globally, GM has finally pulled the wraps off the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray C8 as the new version of the iconic American sports car. The new Chevy......
17:45, 2019-07-21

Adam Peaty shatters 100m breaststroke record -- first under 57 seconds British swimmer Adam Peaty recorded a new world record in the 100m breaststroke during the semi-finals of World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea, eclipsing his previous record of 57.10 seconds he set during the European Championships last year....
18:00, 2019-07-21

New Baltimore Police deputy commissioner, wife, robbed at gunpoint, officials say One of the newest top additions to the Baltimore police department was robbed at gunpoint alongside his wife over the weekend, according to officials....
18:15, 2019-07-21

|Eskom'sR17bnemergencyfundinginspotlightasParlyconsidersappropriationsbill The National Assembly this week will consider the 2019 Appropriation Bill, which includes emergency funding of R17bn for Eskom, authorised by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni in April....
18:30, 2019-07-21

Largest wind power farm in Africa Kenya has launched Africa's largest wind power farm in a bid to boost electricity generating capacity and to meet the country's ambitious goal of 100% green energy by 2020....
18:30, 2019-07-21

Hundreds of firefighters tackle wildfires in Portugal, village evacuated Hundreds of firefighters are currently working to combat serious wildfires in central Portugal that ripped through the region, forcing evacuations on Sunday, while injuring 12 civilians and eight firefighters, according to authorities....
18:45, 2019-07-21

Manny Pacquiao vs. Keith Thurman All the action from the welterweight title fight between Manny Pacquiao and Keith Thurman at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.       ...
18:45, 2019-07-21

Trump administration pauses new rule limiting abortion referrals: report U.S. President Donald Trump's administration will pause its enforcement of a new rule barring federally funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions, the Washington Post reported late on Saturday....
19:15, 2019-07-21

Two Southwest planes collide on tarmac in Nashville while leaving the gate A pair of Southwest flights heading to St. Louis and Atlanta collided Saturday on the tarmac in Nashville. Travelers were transferred to new planes.       ...
19:15, 2019-07-21

Thomas profits from Alaphilippe’s late struggle as Simon Yates wins stage 15 • Simon Yates breaks clear to win second stage in four days • Thomas happy to gain time back on Alaphilippe on final climbSimon Yates soloed to his second Tour de France victory of the week on stage 15 to the Prat d’Albis as Julian Alaphilippe finally cracked and the fight for yellow came alive behi...
19:15, 2019-07-21

4 Accused Of Witchcraft Beaten To Death In Jharkhand Four people were beaten to death in a village in Gumla district of Jharkhand today, after being accused of witchcraft in a state in which many have been thrashed and killed over such allegations....
19:15, 2019-07-21

Dina Asher-Smith focused on hitting her peak at World Championships after Anniversary Games disappointment Dina Asher-Smith was left frustrated after finishing second to Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in the 100m at London's Anniversary Games, but says she is on course to peak for next month's British trials after breaking the eleven-second barrier twice in the space of two hours....
20:00, 2019-07-21

Australia vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch the Netball World Cup final 2019 from anywhere Having caused the hosts heartache by beating England 47-45 in the semi-finals, New Zealand must now face holders Australia in the 2019 Netball World Cup final for a sixth consecutive tournament. It should be a fiercely fought final and you can watch every minute with an Australia vs New Zealand live...
20:15, 2019-07-21

Jeffrey Epstein lost interest when girls ‘lost their braces’: detective Jeffrey Epstein lost all sexual interest in his alleged victims as soon as they “lost their braces and their pubescent look,” according to a former cop who’s been investigating the convicted pedophile for more than a decade. But Epstein still found a way for the “too old̶...
20:45, 2019-07-21

New Zealand dethrone Australia for first World Cup in 16 years, England take bronze "New Zealand stunned Australia 52-51 in an exhilarating final on Sunday to dethrone the champions and claim their first netball World Cup title in 16 years."...
20:45, 2019-07-21

Riot police fire tear gas at Hong Kong protesters in seventh week of mass marches Riot police fired tear gas at protesters in Hong Kong Sunday evening after tens of thousands took to the street for the seventh consecutive weekend amid an ongoing political crisis over a now-suspended extradition bill....
21:15, 2019-07-21

Voit thought 'broken jaw' when hit by Bettis pitch Yankees slugger Luke Voit said memories of Giancarlo Stanton's jaw being broken by a pitch from Milwaukee's Mike Fiers five years ago crossed his mind when he took a pitch to the face on Saturday....
21:15, 2019-07-21

Former Florida International football player Emmanuel Lubin dies in car accident, school says Former Florida International defensive back Emmanuel Lubin died in a car accident Saturday night, the school announced Sunday.       ...
21:30, 2019-07-21

Mariano Rivera leads icons into Cooperstown The 2019 Hall of Fame inductees include Mariano Rivera, Lee Smith, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina, Harold Baines and the late Roy Halladay.       ...
21:30, 2019-07-21

Mexico says United States cites Mexican efforts in stemming migration U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo recognized the "significant advances of Mexican operations" in reducing migrant flows to the United States, part of an agreement between the nations, Mexico's foreign ministry said on Sunday....
21:30, 2019-07-21

Tour de France: Emanuel Buchmann keeps impressing He might not have won a stage yet and might have lost a spot in the overall classification, but after the 15th stage of the 2019 Tour de France, German rider Emanuel Buchmann's chances of a podium finish have improved....
21:45, 2019-07-21

Saudi Arabia: Pop music gains a political conscience International pop music is hugely popular in the Gulf monarchy. But should international stars shun the country because of its poor record on human rights?...
21:45, 2019-07-21

Riverdale's Luke Perry Tribute and Season 4 Premiere Episode to Star Shannen Doherty Shannen Doherty will appear on Riverdale to help pay tribute to her late friend and former co-star Luke Perry. In June, the creator of the CW series, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, revealed that......
22:00, 2019-07-21

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

Everything We Learned From Marvel's Hall H Panel Marvel’s back in Hall H after a short hiatus and it’s brought an incredible amount of news to celebrate its return. From the cast of The Eternals film, to details on Black Widow’s last (?) hurrah, to some idea of what actual movies will go with all those release dates Disney and Marvel already annou...
22:15, 2019-07-21

Playing With J.B. Holmes Was Brooks Koepka's Personal Hell As the top golfer in the world, Brooks Koepka has shown that he has no problem confronting, or at least calling out, his fellow competitors when he takes issue with something they’ve done. It’s the kind of personality that led him to calling Sergio Garcia a whiny baby, and getting into a physical al...
23:15, 2019-07-21

Man, It's A Hot One (For Baseball) Saturday’s downright oppressive heatwave has affected a portion of the United States that spans from the Northeast all the way to certain parts of the Midwest. In the NYC/Southern New York state area, an excessive heat warning has been in effect all weekend until 8 p.m. on Sunday, and the National W...
23:15, 2019-07-21

Two airlines cancel flights to Cairo after Britain warns of ‘heightened risk of terrorism’ The announcements by British Airways and Lufthansa, two of Europe’s biggest airlines, caught some passengers off guard as they prepared to board their flights, the BBC reported. ...
23:45, 2019-07-21

The Latest: Ukraine’s president outlines main priorities Ukraine’s president, buoyed by an exit poll showing his party taking the largest share of votes in parliamentary elections, says fighting corruption and establishing peace in the war-wracked east will be the country’s top tasks...
23:45, 2019-07-21

Rescued turtle manages to return to the group that saved the animal nearly 2 decades ago It could be described as fate, luck or good timing. A female turtle rescued by a conservation group as an egg was miraculously returned to the same New Jersey wetlands group almost 19 years later to the day that they released it back into the wild....
23:45, 2019-07-21

Nadler not worried that GOP could press Mueller for details on Russia probe: 'Let them waste their time' House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., is looking forward to Wednesday’s testimony from Robert Mueller, and is not concerned that the whole thing may blow up in his face once Republicans are allowed to ask questions of the former Special Counsel....
23:45, 2019-07-21

Second season of DC's 'Doom Patrol' will also stream on HBO Max Those murmurs of WarnerMedia making DC Universe's shows more widely available? They're true. DC's Doom Patrol has been renewed for a second season, and it'll be available on both DC Universe and HBO Max when it resumes in 2020. The move will also bri......
00:45, 2019-07-22

It’s so hot in Nebraska, you can bake biscuits in your car This is for when your car’s like an oven. The National Weather Service in Omaha, Neb., baked biscuits in a car Friday amid a major heat wave in the Northeast and Midwest. “If you are wondering if it’s going to be hot today, we are attempting to bake biscuits using only the sun and ...
00:45, 2019-07-22

Pennsylvania school district threatens foster care in lunch debt collection letter A school district in Pennsylvania sent letters to 1,000 parents threatening to place their children in foster care if they fail to pay their school lunch debts....
01:15, 2019-07-22

Kepler's single gives Twins walk-off win over Athletics Max Kepler's base hit capped a two-run rally in the ninth inning as the Minnesota Twins rallied for a 7-6 victory over the Oakland Athletics       ...
01:15, 2019-07-22

Atlanta United scores late goals to beat DC United 2-0 Gonzalo Martínez had a goal and an assist in the closing minutes to help Atlanta United beat D.C. United 2-0       ...
01:15, 2019-07-22

10,000 New Yorkers lose power at height of Sunday heat Out of the frying pan, into the fire. Thousands of Big Apple residents lost power just as temperatures reached their zenith Sunday afternoon, according to energy providers. Some 10,000 Con Edison customers were sweating it out without power as of 6 p.m. Sunday, an outage map provided by the power co...
01:30, 2019-07-22

Bill For 5% Job Quota To Dead Soldiers' Families Introduced In Lok Sabha A private member bill seeking to provide one-time lump sum honorarium of Rs 2 crore, free railway passes and reservation up to 5 per cent in private and public jobs for dependents of dead soldiers of......
02:15, 2019-07-22

The A.V. Club is recapping Veronica Mars Episode 1: “Spring Break Forever” | Episode 2: “Chino And The Man” | Episode 3: “Keep Calm And Party On” | Episode 4: “Heads You Lose” | Episode 5: “Losing Streak” | Episode 6: “Entering A World Of Pain” | Episode 7: “Gods Of War” | Episode 8: “Years, Continents, Bloodshed”...
02:15, 2019-07-22

Mack Horton accused of 'disrespecting China' after protesting Sun Yang's win Australian refuses join Sun on podium at world titlesAriarne Titmus upsets Katie Ledecky in 400m freestyle The gloves are off in one of swimming’s most bitter rivalries, with Australia’s Mack Horton protesting controversial Chinese star Sun Yang’s 400m freestyle victory at the world titles in South ...
02:15, 2019-07-22

Shane Lowry celebrates 'incredible' Open win and first major – video report Irishman Shane Lowry staved off the biggest nerves of his golfing life and handled difficult conditions to win the Open by six strokes amid emotional scenes at Royal Portrush.Fervently cheered on every shot by the sellout crowd, the 32-year-old finished 15 under for the tournament, while Englishman ...
02:15, 2019-07-22

England win World Cup bronze medal to mark Tracey Neville’s departure • Roses beat South Africa 58-42 in third-place play-off• Neville wants to help netball’s professional expansionEven as Tracey Neville confirmed that her team’s bronze-medal win against South Africa was her last game in charge she immediately admitted this World Cup had left her with unfinished busin...
02:15, 2019-07-22

‘Damning’ facts, proof of ‘high crimes’ to be highlighted by Mueller testimony, top Dems say House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., said Sunday that former special counsel Robert Mueller’s report “presents very substantial evidence” that President Donald Trump “is guilty of high crimes and misdemeanors.” Speaking with “Fox News Sunday&...
02:45, 2019-07-22

Cricket World Cup Final Umpire Admits "Error": Report The umpire who awarded England six runs from a freak overthrow in the last over of the World Cup final has admitted he made an "error" and should have given one run fewer....
02:45, 2019-07-22

Under the skin: Why hydrogen could be an easy cell The Toyota Mirai is the first mass-produced FCEV. GM, Daimler, Ford, Hyundai and Kia have also made huge investments in fuel cell tech Less wasteful than a petrol or diesel car, easier to use than an EV - is now the time to stop dismissing hydrogen as a load of hot air? Twenty years ago, DaimlerC...
02:45, 2019-07-22

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

Mexico has made advances in curbing flow of migrants: Pompeo The U.S. secretary of state spent the morning with Mexican Foreign Secretary Marcelo in Mexico City before flying to a meeting with El Salvador's president....
03:00, 2019-07-22

Dollar stores are everywhere. That's a problem for poor Americans As dollar stores sweep across America, they are facing growing scrutiny from opponents who argue that discount chains stifle local competition and limit poor communities' access to healthy food....
03:00, 2019-07-22

In pictures – Manny Pacquiao outpoints Keith Thurman 40-year-old Manny Pacquiao edges Keith Thurman in Las Vegas The post In pictures – Manny Pacquiao outpoints Keith Thurman appeared first on Boxing News....
03:00, 2019-07-22

Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, leaves his party Puerto Rico’s embattled governor says he will not seek reelection but will not resign as the island’s leader, though he will step down as head of his pro-statehood party...
03:01, 2019-07-22

Pressure is on Aaron Boone in big Yankees pitching question James Paxton struggles in the first inning, which doesn’t rank as altogether different than, say, Shake Shack founder Danny Meyer continually messing up the cheese fries. It’s a pretty vital skill to lack in the respective fields of work. As fortune would have it, of the currently healthy Yankees st...
03:30, 2019-07-22

How Qatar's Cows Show Growing Resistance To Saudi-Led Boycott Three times a day, the Holstein cows on this dairy farm north of Doha placidly step onto a circular platform to get hooked up to automated milking tubes....
04:30, 2019-07-22

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

Ukraine president's party leads in parliament election on early counting President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's party led Ukraine's snap parliamentary election on Sunday with a vote share of 41.52% in the party lists, the central election commission's website showed, after 10.29% of votes had been counted....
04:45, 2019-07-22

Restaurants Sweeten Pay and Perks to Find Scarce Workers Restaurants are sweetening pay packages and adding perks like more scheduling flexibility to attract and retain workers in the tightest job market in decades....
05:00, 2019-07-22

Adam Schiff wants Mueller to bring his report ‘to life’ House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff said on Sunday he hopes Robert Mueller's testimony before the House will bring the former special counsel's report "to life.""Since most of our constituents in their busy lives haven't had the opportunity to read that report — and it's a pretty dry prosecutor...
05:15, 2019-07-22

How To Make Cookie Monster Your Navigation Voice in Waze The few months that Colonel Sanders was the voice behind the turn-by-turn directions in my car were some of my favorite times behind the wheel. A few years later C-390 helped me navigate across the country which was also a lot of fun, but his jokes about road construction almost scored me a ticket i...
05:30, 2019-07-22

Metro Bank plots £500m loan sale to Cerberus The embattled high street lender Metro Bank is this weekend applying the finishing touches to a £500m deal to‎ offload a mortgage portfolio back to a major US hedge fund....
05:45, 2019-07-22

Nearly 100% Turnout In North Korea Local Polls, Kim Jong Un Also Votes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un voted in nationwide local elections on Sunday that registered the near 100 per cent turnout claimed for every ballot held in the nuclear-armed state....
06:00, 2019-07-22

|Eskommayget'badcop'tooverseerescue Of all the executives, government officials and consultants being recruited to tackle the mammoth task of rescuing the state power utility, the toughest task could fall to the person who has to take it apart....
06:00, 2019-07-22

|BorisJohnsonfacesafightforsurvivalbeforehe'sevenwon Boris Johnson has not even entered Number 10 Downing Street as Britain’s prime minister and already he is facing a battle to keep the government he hopes to lead alive....
06:00, 2019-07-22

| Australian woman allegedly beheads mother in 'horrific' crime An Australian woman charged with murder has been sent for a medical assessment amid reports she decapitated her mother and left the head outside a neighbour's house....
06:15, 2019-07-22

| Four killed over withcraft allegations in India Four members of a family including two women have been killed by fellow villagers in central India's tribal heartland over allegations of witchcraft, authorities have said....
06:15, 2019-07-22

Amazon has already renewed 'The Boys' for a second season Amazon is apparently confident The Boys will prove a hit -- so confident that it's committing to more before the Prime Video show is even available. The company has renewed its ugly-side-of-superheroes production for a second season days ahead of th......
07:15, 2019-07-22

Redmi K20 Pro Review Redmi K20 Pro is the most affordable smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC. But did Xiaomi cut too many corners to get to this price? Check our Redmi K20 Pro review to find out....
07:15, 2019-07-22

Circuit Breakers Trip As China's Nasdaq-Style Bourse Debuts Trading in Anji Microelectronics Technology (Shanghai) Co Ltd, a semiconductor firm, was halted twice as the company's shares hit two circuit breakers....
07:30, 2019-07-22

HDFC Bank Shares Fall Over 3% After Earnings Announcement HDFC Bank stock price: HDFC Bank share price: At 10:00 am, the HDFC Bank stock traded 2.82% lower at Rs 2,308.85 apiece on the BSE, underperforming the Sensex....
07:30, 2019-07-22

Sensex, Nifty Set For Weak Start; HDFC Bank, Reliance Industries In Focus Sensex, Nifty today: In Friday's session, the S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 Indexes witnessed a sharp selloff and fell close to their worst levels since mid-May...
07:30, 2019-07-22

Stocks Surge on China's New Nasdaq-Like Market China’s new market for homegrown technology companies opened with a bang, with stocks doubling, tripling or more than quadrupling in value on its first day....
07:30, 2019-07-22

Fallout 4's Kojima Easter Egg Was Hidden Inside A System Shock Easter Egg Joel Burgess, currently at Ubisoft, previously worked on Fallout 4 at Bethesda, and this week shared a very elaborate Easter egg (or, to be more accurate, series of Easter eggs hidden within each other) that he snuck into the game based on System Shock, Gone Home’s Steve Gaynor and Hideo Kojima’s Sn...
08:30, 2019-07-22

Toyota fetches new way to use AI, self-drive tech in Tokyo Games Miniature remote controlled cars have proved to be a crowd pleaser at track and field throwing events, but for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Toyota Motor Corp is upping the game with a hi-tech way to fetch javelins and hammers: pint-sized, self-driving A.I. robot cars....
08:30, 2019-07-22

Steve Spurrier presented with Orlando Apollos AAF championship ring More than three months since the AAF suspended operations, Steve Spurrier was presented with a custom-made Orlando Apollos AAF championship ring.       ...
08:30, 2019-07-22

Amending RTI Act Will Affect Information Commissions: Arvind Kejriwal Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday opposed the Centre's move to amend the RTI Act, alleging that it will end the independence of central and states information commissions....
09:00, 2019-07-22

Karnataka Speaker Summons Rebel Lawmakers Tomorrow Amid Trust Vote Row Karnataka's rebel lawmakers, who have endangered the survival of the Congress-Janata Dal Secular government, have been summoned by the Speaker tomorrow following the ruling coalition's request that......
09:00, 2019-07-22

Analysts urge caution as stocks on Shanghai's new Nasdaq-style tech board surge The first tranche of companies on China's latest Nasdaq-style tech board started trading on Monday, with all the stocks seeing strong gains on their public debut, though some are cautioning against jumping headlong into the action....
09:30, 2019-07-22

13 Diet Tips For Pregnant Women To Follow This Monsoon Season Pregnant women in particular should choose foods carefully that are nutritious yet light on the stomach, as monsoon brings along several gastrointestinal disturbances....
10:15, 2019-07-22

Wiggins: Thomas in 'prime position' to win Tour in best race for years "Despite struggling behind Julian Alaphilippe for much of the 2019 Tour de France, Geraint Thomas is still perfectly poised to retain his crown, according to Bradley Wiggins in his latest Eurosport podcast."...
10:30, 2019-07-22

Football transfer rumours: Perisic and Dybala to Manchester United? Today’s fluff would like to grow apple trees and honey bees The same player is on the front cover of the Spanish sport newspapers Marca, AS and Mundo Deportivo, and also on the back pages of most British nationals, and it’s Gareth Bale – or “Gareth Sale” as AS have it. According to Mundo Deportivo, ...
10:45, 2019-07-22

Oil gains as Middle East Gulf tensions flare, Libya oil field shut Oil prices rose on Monday on concerns that Iran's seizure of a British tanker last week may lead to supply disruptions in the Middle East and after Libya reported the shut down of its largest oil field....
11:15, 2019-07-22

Small Company Shares Fall Behind in Sign of Economic Worry While the most-closely watched U.S. stock market gauges have hit new records, shares in smaller U.S. companies have taken a beating. Investors are beginning to wonder if that is a taste of what is to come with the wider market....
11:45, 2019-07-22

Trump says he wants to meet with Schumer on border issue President Trump late Sunday said in a Twitter post that he intends to set up a meeting with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer after the New York Democrat recently toured a detention center and called the conditions there "inhumane." ...
11:45, 2019-07-22

People Fall Ill After Swimming In Lake That's Actually Toxic Dump Several people in Spain have reportedly fallen ill after bathing in Monte Neme - an Instagram-famous tourist spot that appears to be an idyllic turquoise lake but is actually a toxic dump....
11:45, 2019-07-22

| 'Unbelievable': Italian swims 3 heats after start malfunction An Italian swimmer was forced to make three attempts to complete a world championship backstroke heat after a string of malfunctions with the starting equipment....
11:45, 2019-07-22

Outback giving away free Bloomin' Onion appetizers Monday, plus where to get more deals July's month full of freebies continues with Bloomin' Monday at Outback Steakhouse. Plus, where else to find other deals this month.       ...
13:00, 2019-07-22

Why NBA stars like James Harden and LeBron James invest in soccer clubs Even though MLS clubs cannot compete with the other US sports leagues in terms of income, soccer is seen as a growing market for wealthy athlete-investorsJames Harden’s summer of soccer continues. Earlier this month, the 2018 NBA Most Valuable Player had a kickaround at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium. A...
13:30, 2019-07-22

How can we end the current impasse over transgender athletes? | Sean Ingle One side of the argument believes that women’s sport must be protected, the other that gender identification trumps everything. Debate is needed to find a fair solutionI can’t stop thinking about Feagaiga Stowers. Or rather a picture of the 18-year-old Samoan, standing on the second step of a podium...
13:30, 2019-07-22

Harry Kane on Tanguy Ndombele's Tottenham debut and his goal targets after stunning strike against Juventus Harry Kane says Tottenham's record signing Tanguy Ndombele can be the key to unlocking stubborn Premier League defences after the Frenchman's perfect start against Juventus ....
13:30, 2019-07-22

'Unacceptable behaviour' and 'neglectful management' fuelling Fraud Office failures The effectiveness of the Serious Fraud Office in fighting corporate crime is being undermined by "unacceptable behaviour" and "neglectful management", a watchdog warned today....
13:45, 2019-07-22

Consumers Will Be Able to Pay for Doctor Visits on Their Phones, Via Anthem Anthem is launching an app to help consumers schedule and pay for medical visits through their smartphones, as well as learn potential diagnoses and text with doctors....
14:15, 2019-07-22

Qualcomm Needs a House Divided In seeking to overturn a federal judge’s ruling in a case brought by the Federal Trade Commission, Qualcomm has marshaled the support of other branches of the federal government. Winning that stay has become rather important for the chip maker....
14:15, 2019-07-22

Leaked documents reveal Huawei’s secret operations to build North Korea’s wireless network The company, which faces growing scrutiny and suspicion, worked with another Chinese firm to funnel equipment across the border for nearly a decade, internal documents say....
14:15, 2019-07-22

Amy Winehouse: A tragic life that still resonates Amy Winehouse was an exceptional talent whose wild and too brief career was cut short eight years ago today. On July 23, 2011, the soul singer died of alcohol poisoning and became yet another member of the "27 Club."...
14:30, 2019-07-22

'Avengers: Endgame' beats 'Avatar' to become highest-grossing movie ever Marvel's superhero saga "Avengers: Endgame" has pushed passed James Cameron's "Avatar" to become the highest-earning movie of all time. If accounting for inflation, however, "Gone with the Wind" still holds the crown....
14:30, 2019-07-22

CDU's AKK aims to boost Bundeswehr budget to NATO target Germany's defense minister plans to increase military spending to the NATO target of 2% of gross domestic product. The SPD, Merkel's coalition partners, said they would not allow Trump to dictate military spending....
14:30, 2019-07-22

Polaris Builds A Replica Of The Ultimate Off-Roader - The Lunar Rover The new Polaris Lunar Rover Replica gets replica brakes, accelerates, and has four-wheel Ackermann steering, like the original NASA Lunar Rover Vehicle (LRV)....
14:30, 2019-07-22

Yukiya Amano, Head of the I.A.E.A. Nuclear Watchdog Group, Dies at 72 Mr. Amano led the agency for nearly a decade, including a critical period during which it monitored Iran’s nuclear activities under a deal signed in 2015....
14:45, 2019-07-22

Fire forces Philadelphia Energy Solutions to file for bankruptcy again Philadelphia Energy Solutions (PES) filed for its second Chapter 11 bankruptcy in less than two years on Sunday, a court filing showed, a month after a fire and explosion led to the permanent shutdown of the biggest oil refinery on the U.S. East Coast....
14:45, 2019-07-22

China Allows Hong Kong Protest Images to Circulate, Fanning Public Anger China allowed images of Hong Kong’s antigovernment protests to spread on social media, a change in tack that appears aimed at fanning public anger, as Beijing signaled support for a stronger crackdown by authorities in the city....
14:45, 2019-07-22

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig loan Chelsea prospect Ethan Ampadu Another young British talent has swapped Premier League for Bundesliga, with Chelsea's Ethan Ampadu joining RB Leipzig on loan. But the Red Bulls are still waiting for an answer from Timo Werner. Keep up to date here....
15:15, 2019-07-22

UK Conservative lawmaker charged with sexual assault Prosecutors in Britain have confirmed they are charging Conservative lawmaker Charlie Elphicke with sexual assault against two women. The loss of a Tory lawmaker could pose a headache for the UK's next prime minister....
15:15, 2019-07-22

China Says Hong Kong Protests "Absolutely Intolerable" China reacted furiously on Monday to anti-government protesters vandalising the walls of its representative's office in Hong Kong and defacing the national emblem, branding their actions "absolutely......
15:15, 2019-07-22

Factbox: Which House Democrats want to impeach Trump? Eighty-nine Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives as of late last week have said they support starting impeachment investigations against Republican President Donald Trump....
15:15, 2019-07-22

Portrush passes British Open test and awaits swift return It took 68 years for the British Open to return to Royal Portrush and after a memorable week of golf, with Irishman Shane Lowry triumphing amid emotional scenes, it is hard to imagine anything but a swift return to the Northern Irish links course....
15:45, 2019-07-22

Georgia lawmaker who said man told her to 'go back where you came from' walks back part of claim A Georgia state lawmaker has walked back a significant part of her viral claim that a white man told her to "go back where you came from" during a testy argument in a supermarket checkout lane, after the man denied the encounter unfolded the way she described....
15:45, 2019-07-22

‘The Lion King’ tops box office in Disney-dominated summer “We’ve had a spectacular run this weekend,” said Cathleen Taff, Disney’s president of distribution. “We really did know we had something special with (“The Lion King”) given its popularity with fans of all ages.”...
16:00, 2019-07-22

Honda Two-Wheeler India Sales Cross 11 Million Mark In Western India Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) announced that the company has added 11 milion customers in Western India. The manufacturer crossed the milestone with sales from the states of Maharashtra,......
16:01, 2019-07-22

Maruti Suzuki Introduces Smartplay Studio Dock App The new Smartplay Studio Dock app also doubles-up as a multi information display (MID) along with offering regular music, telephone and navigation features....
16:01, 2019-07-22

EDF could extend Golfech nuclear power plant outage because of heatwave French utility could prolong planned outages at its two Golfech nuclear reactors because of a heatwave expected across France this week, the power utility said on Monday....
16:15, 2019-07-22

Carl Beech: Ex-nurse found guilty of inventing murderous VIP Westminster paedophile ring An ex-nurse accused of inventing a murderous Westminster VIP paedophile ring has been found guilty of 12 counts of perverting the course of justice and one of fraud....
16:30, 2019-07-22

BMW's New CEO Is Doubling Down on the Strategy That Got the Last CEO Ousted Good luck with that BMW, good luck with that Mini, and wow, a Mitsubishi dealer is going to need a hell of a lot of luck with that. All that and more in the Morning Shift for July 22, 2019....
16:30, 2019-07-22

Huawei Mate 30 Pro: release date, news, price and leaks The Huawei Mate 30 Pro is the next major phone launch from the Chinese smartphone manufacturer after the Mate 20 Pro, with the covers expect to be lifted on the new handset (and the base Huawei Mate 30) in October.However, by the time the Huawei Mate 30 Pro launch comes around, the company could be ...
16:45, 2019-07-22

Forget Windows, Linux or MacOS: Try these alternative operating systems No Windows, no Linux, no macOS: is there really a desktop operating system that's worth using outside of the big three? We've set out to answer that question, and while there are no absolute definitive answers here – everyone's use case is different, after all – we'...
16:45, 2019-07-22

Iran's Khamenei calls U.S. plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace a 'dangerous plot' Iran's supreme leader said on Monday that a U.S. plan to end the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians through development fueled by international investment was a "dangerous plot" to destroy Palestinian identity with money....
16:45, 2019-07-22

All crew on British-flagged tanker in good health: Iranian embassy in India All crew members of a British-flagged tanker that Iran seized on Friday are safe and still on the vessel, the Iranian embassy in India said on Monday....
16:45, 2019-07-22

Pompeo dismisses Iran's announcement that it captured U.S. spies U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday dismissed Iran's announcement it had captured 17 spies working for the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency and sentenced some to death....
16:45, 2019-07-22

Ford's Shrinking China Business Is Hurting Its Global Ambitions Ford’s multibillion-dollar push to expand in China this decade has veered off course, leaving it mired in a slump that is weighing on its future in the world’s largest auto market....
16:45, 2019-07-22

White House and Congress Near Agreement on Spending, Debt Ceiling White House and congressional negotiators are closing in on terms for an agreement to set new spending levels and increase the government’s borrowing limit, though no deal was final Monday morning....
16:45, 2019-07-22

Hong Kong protests grow violent as masked assailants attack demonstrators, passengers at subway station Dozens of people were injured at a subway station in Hong Kong on Sunday when a mob of masked assailants attacked protesters and passengers in a dramatic escalation of violence amid ongoing protests in the Chinese territory....
16:45, 2019-07-22

Africa could be about to benefit from dovish policy shifts in the US, experts predict Central bankers across Africa are paying special attention to the noises coming out of the U.S. Federal Reserve as they mull impending calls on monetary policy easing....
17:00, 2019-07-22

Equifax settlement for data breach will only cost it $4 per person The reports of an impending Equifax settlement were true. The company has agreed to settle with the Federal Trade Commission, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, attorneys general and New York's Department of Financial Services over its massiv......
17:01, 2019-07-22

Facebook's prototype VR bangle squeezes and vibrates your wrists If VR is ever going to go mainstream, it's going to need to ditch the bulky accessories while still letting people interact with the virtual world. It's an idea that researchers at Facebook's Reality Labs are developing with a prototype called Tasbi.......
17:01, 2019-07-22

Yale's Sonnenfeld: Changing the name of the 737 Max wouldn't fool anyone Jeff Sonnenfeld, senior associate dean for leadership studies at the Yale School of Management, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss how Boeing should handle the controversies surrounding the 737 Max ahead of the company's second-quarter earnings report....
17:01, 2019-07-22

|Mkhwebanecouldpay'hundredsofthousands'afterdamningConCourtjudgment Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane could end up paying “hundreds of thousands of rands” in legal fees after the Constitutional Court on Monday agreed with the high court that she should personally pay 15% of the SA Reserve Bank’s legal fees in the Absa/Bankorp matter....
17:15, 2019-07-22

Rupee Closes Lower At 68.92 Against Dollar Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) remained net sellers in the capital markets, pulling out Rs 1,916.91 crore on Monday, provisional data on the NSE showed...
17:15, 2019-07-22

From Next Month, SBI Will Levy No Charges On These Transactions Online SBI internet banking: From July 1, SBI waived its charges on RTGS and NEFT transactions initiated through online banking and YONO. From August 1, the country's largest bank has decided to......
17:15, 2019-07-22

Government Panel Recommends Ban On Cryptocurrency The panel was set up in 2017 by the then finance minister, Arun Jaitley, after reports of extensive money laundering with the use of digital currencies...
17:15, 2019-07-22

Equifax Will Pay Up to $700 Million in Data Breach Settlement WASHINGTON — Equifax will pay up to $700 million to settle with the Federal Trade Commission and others over a 2017 data breach that exposed Social Security numbers and other private information of nearly 150 million people. The proposed settlement with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau...
17:15, 2019-07-22

From tragic to magic: what's the best Disney remake so far? As The Lion King roars into cinemas, the CGI spectacle continues an ever-expanding line of flashy new takes on the studio’s library of animated classicsDisney’s new remake of The Lion King roared into theaters over the weekend, arriving as the culmination of a decade-long endeavor to revitalize (or ...
17:15, 2019-07-22

Kirill Serebrennikov, director detained in Moscow: 'Complexity is resistance' Once the toast of Russia’s avant garde, Serebennikov now faces a 10-year jail sentence. As his powerful, sexually charged play Outside is staged in Avignon, he vows he won’t be silencedOn the stage of a small theatre outside Avignon, a man paces around a mock-up of an apartment. Music issues from so...
17:15, 2019-07-22

Whtye beats Rivas but is no nearer real world title shot Dillian Whyte impresses in a 12-round victory over Oscar Rivas but still has to wait a while to land his WBC heavyweight title shot, writes Ron Lewis The post Whtye beats Rivas but is no nearer real world title shot appeared first on Boxing News....
17:30, 2019-07-22

South Korea to pursue 50,000 tons of rice aid to North South Korea plans to push forward with food aid to North Korea amid what Pyongyang has said is a severe drought that has affected crops in the country....
17:45, 2019-07-22

Missing Minn. toddler takes joy ride In battery-powered John Deere tractor to county fair A Minnesota toddler on a battery powered John Deere tractor gets pulled over by police after driving to the county fair!        ...
17:45, 2019-07-22

Authorities: Lightning hurts 8 at Florida beach Authorities say a lightning strike at a Gulf Coast beach in Florida has left eight people hurt, one of them critically on Sunday.        ...
17:45, 2019-07-22

Thousands in Brooklyn still in dark as New York City deals with another power outage Con Edison tweeted at 4 a.m. Monday that about half of the 33,000 customers in Brooklyn had power restored after a blackout Sunday.        ...
17:45, 2019-07-22

Robert Morgenthau, the Manhattan DA who inspired 'Law & Order,' dies at 99 Robert Morgenthau, the Manhattan district attorney who inspired 'Law and Order,' prosecuted cases against organized and white-collar crime.        ...
17:45, 2019-07-22

Heat wave ends in the East with a bang. Now it's the West's turn to bake. The sweltering misery is coming to an end for the East, but it will come with a noisy bang of thunderstorms later Monday.        ...
17:45, 2019-07-22

Puerto Rico Gov. Rosselló says he won't run again as protests grow Thousands of Puerto Ricans took to the streets Monday as Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló clung to his job amid a deepening scandal.        ...
17:45, 2019-07-22

With over 40K blacked out, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo rips Con Edison: 'They should have been better prepared' New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo slammed electricity company Con Edison for blackouts in Brooklyn and Queens on Sunday night amid a heat wave.        ...
17:45, 2019-07-22

Thomas 'itching to go' as Tour heads for epic climax "Geraint Thomas believes the worst of his struggles are behind him as he bids to claw in his deficit to Julian Alaphilippe in the final week of the 2019 Tour de France."...
18:00, 2019-07-22

Horton praised for podium protest aimed at China's Sun Yang "Mack Horton received a round of applause from fellow swimmers at the world championships after refusing to share the podium with China\u0027s Sun Yang, American breaststroker Lily King said on Monday."...
18:00, 2019-07-22

Arsenal have improved £55m Zaha offer rejected - reports "Arsenal have returned to Crystal Palace with an improved £55million bid for Wilfried Zaha, but the two clubs are still some way off agreeing a deal, according to reports."...
18:00, 2019-07-22

Dinamo Bucharest coach Neagoe suffers heart attack "Dinamo Bucharest coach Eugen Neagoe suffered a heart attack during his club\u0027s match against Universitatea Craiova in the Romanian league on Sunday but later was stable in hospital."...
18:00, 2019-07-22

This Chinese Company Is Bringing Back The Saleen S7 UPDATED If there’s one thing Saleen seems to be really good at, it’s never quite giving up on their 19-year-old S7 design. The original year-2000 model S7 was brought back in 2016 with 1000 horsepower (one kilohorsepower?), and Saleen planned on building a massive seven of them. Then, the Chinese company Ji...
18:15, 2019-07-22

Car bomber kills at least 17 in Somali capital At least 17 people were killed and more than two dozen were injured Monday when a suicide bomber blew up his car near a Mogadishu hotel, authorities said....
18:15, 2019-07-22

Watch the first episode of ‘Hash It Out’ with eToro’s Yoni Assia and IOTA’s Dominik Schiener Today, we’re wrapped to present our new cryptocurrency and blockchain video series, Hash It Out — where influential industry figures meet in exotic locations to talk serious shop. For its debut episode (which you can watch above) we invited Yoni Assia (eToro CEO) and Dominik Schiener (IOTA co-founde...
18:30, 2019-07-22

CHEAP: Bose’s bizarre SoundWear Companion wearable speaker is HALF PRICE! Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Most of us have a pair of headphones and speakers, right? In this day and age it’d be strange not to have some audio equipment for travel and home. Thing is, there are plenty of situations where neither headphone...
18:30, 2019-07-22

An introvert’s guide to professional networking As a community manager, my daily tasks involve many social interactions with our freelance editors, such as onboarding new community members and bringing the community together for social events. I’ve used the word ‘community’ three times in one sentence describing my job – so you might be surprised...
18:30, 2019-07-22

How to Not Fail at an Ultramarathon I came to the sport of running late in life. Though I was on my high school’s track team for a brief period, it wasn’t until after I had kids that I put serious effort into running regularly. And, over the last ten years, I’ve made great strides in the sport: along with four close friends, I’ve comp...
18:30, 2019-07-22

What to Do When You've Run Out of Money There’s a difference between having a tight budget and being seriously stretched thin for cash. And if you’ve ever experienced the latter, you know that pit in your stomach doesn’t magically dissipate when you try to close your eyes to sleep at night. What can you do to get money fast and get back o...
18:30, 2019-07-22

Ukrainian leader’s party on track to win parliament majority The party of Ukraine’s president was on track Monday to win an absolute majority in parliament, a first in the country’s modern history that would hand President Volodymyr Zelenskiy a clear mandate for change...
18:45, 2019-07-22

Taking out student loans? You need to know these 27 finance terms If you’re new to the student loan and financial aid process, the terminology can be confusing. Here’s a list of terms that borrowers should know.       ...
19:00, 2019-07-22

Mom of 2 nearly dies from cat scratch: ‘It’s ruined my life’ Moira Brady was trying to break up a cat fight on the trampoline in her garden when one of the felines scratched her arm. She nearly lost her limb — and her life. The 45-year-old mother of two initially thought nothing of the scratch, which punctured her skin. Days later, however, her hand began swe...
19:15, 2019-07-22

Company unveils $1,500 flamethrower that will attach to your drone Weapons of war, delivered straight to your door! Much to the the local fire department’s chagrin, flamethrowers are legal in most parts of the US — as evidenced by Elon Musk’s “Not-A-Flamethrower” flamethrower, along with the dozens of online tutorials on how to build one. So...
19:15, 2019-07-22

Woman’s birth control implant in her arm ends up in her lung A woman was rushed to surgery after her contraceptive implant had moved from her arm to her lung. In a “very rare” incident, the 31-year-old from Portugal had gone to the hospital because of unusual bleeding from her vagina. She had used the contraceptive implant for eight years but sudd...
19:15, 2019-07-22

Caelynn Miller-Keyes Calls Bachelor in Paradise "Horrible and Great" Amid Dean Unglert Romance Caelynn Miller-Keyes is opening up about her time on Bachelor in Paradise. The former Bachelor star, who appeared on Colton Underwood's season of the reality show, recently completed......
19:30, 2019-07-22

Why Nicole Kidman Did Not Censor Keith Urban's Song About Their Sex Life When it comes to Keith Urban's work, Nicole Kidman is hands-off. During an interview on Breakfast With the Stars With Kyle & Jackie O, the Big Little Lies star was asked about......
19:30, 2019-07-22

Watch Courteney Cox Work It in An Age--And Gravity--Defying Video We give this poolside performance a seven. Seven. SEVEN. SEVEN! In an instantly iconic video posted to her Instagram last night, Courteney Cox--clad in an itsy bitsy black bikini--leaped......
19:30, 2019-07-22

How Kate Middleton and Prince William Are Really Getting Prince George Ready to Be King One day, everything that the light touches, will belong to him. Wait, that's The Lion King, but Prince George's birthright--reign over the United Kingdom and, as of now, 16......
19:30, 2019-07-22

Apple just released iOS 12.4 for the iPhone and iPad It might not be quite as exciting as Apple’s iOS 13 beta, but the company just pushed out a new software update for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. iOS 12.4 comes about two months after the initial release of iOS 12.3, and it mainly focuses on bug fixes and other refinements. There is on...
19:30, 2019-07-22

Dota 2 International prize pool surpasses $30M, becomes largest in esports history In case anyone still needed convincing that esports is truly massive, the Dota 2 tournament to be held next month just accrued over $30 million in prize money. That’s the largest pot ever offered for such a competition, and judging by the amount it’s increased in just the last few months, it’s going...
19:30, 2019-07-22

Lloyds to pay £140m to settle £100bn funds row Britain's biggest high street bank is to pay about £140m to Standard Life Aberdeen (SLA) to settle a bitter legal fight over the future of a £100bn asset management mandate....
19:45, 2019-07-22

Costa Rica blames 19 deaths on tainted alcohol: What you need to know After Costa Rica confiscated 30,000 bottles of counterfeit liquor, authorities are investigating whether alcohol played a role in tourist deaths.       ...
19:45, 2019-07-22

Trump, justices pay respects to late U.S. jurist Stevens President Donald Trump, members of the U.S. Supreme Court and others paid their respects on Monday to liberal Justice John Paul Stevens, who died last week, as his body lay in repose in the courthouse's stately great hall....
20:15, 2019-07-22

‘Another Life’ star Katee Sackhoff is cool always playing badasses Former “Battlestar Galactica” star Katee Sackhoff is returning to space after a 10-year absence. “After ‘Battlestar Galactica’ it was really daunting for me to go back into this genre,” says Sackhoff, 39, who played Starbuck on the Sci-Fi (now Syfy) cult series. “The fans of that show have been so s...
20:15, 2019-07-22

Etsy acquires musical-instruments site Reverb for $275 million Etsy, the Brooklyn-based marketplace for handmade knicknacks, said Monday it has acquired music-gear site Reverb for $275 million. Reverb — backed by Groupon co-founders Eric Lefkofsky and Brad Keywell, as well as PayPal co-founder Max Levchin and venture capitalist Roger McNamee — is a marketplace ...
20:15, 2019-07-22

As the heat wave continues, one police department has asked people to 'hold off' on committing crimes until Monday Shoshy Ciment/Business Insider As extreme temperatures persist throughout most of the country this weekend, a Massachusetts police department took to Facebook to ask citizens to "hold off" on committing any crimes until Monday. The post encourages citizens to instead "stay home, blast the AC, bing...
20:15, 2019-07-22

America's first mall is about to be redeveloped into offices, homes, and an NHL training center. We went inside and found it eerily empty. Irene Jiang / Business Insider Northgate Mall was the first shopping center in America to be called a mall. Northgate's developers plan to transform the mall into a mixed-use commercial and residential complex that will also have an NHL training center. Major retailers are fleeing the mall in drov...
20:15, 2019-07-22

Apple releases iOS 12.4, watchOS 5.3 with Walkie Talkie bug fix The releases of iOS 13, watchOS 6 and macOS Catalina are likely just a couple of months away, but that isn't stopping Apple from giving the current versions a big sendoff. The tech behemoth has released iOS 12.4, HomePod 12.4, tvOS 12.4, watchOS 5.3......
20:45, 2019-07-22

You might have to be a die-hard fan to get ‘Star Trek: Picard’ Star Trek: Picard feels like a watershed decision in the streaming TV wars: A show so niche that it cannot possibly find a mainstream audience. I'm not complaining since it seems to have been designed to appeal to my fanboy brain. But is Amazon going......
20:45, 2019-07-22

FDA targets teens with e-cigarette prevention ads Today, the FDA launched its first e-cigarette prevention TV ads. Part of "The Real Cost" campaign, they're meant to educate teens on the dangers of e-cigarette use. The ads will target nearly 10.7 million teens, aged 12 to 17, who have used e-cigaret......
20:45, 2019-07-22

The fitness gadgets and apps you should be using at school In between cramming for never-ending tests, going out with your classmates and campaigning for the student union, you still need to keep fit. The good news is, you don't have to do that last bit all by yourself. Plenty of smartwatches can stand in fo......
20:45, 2019-07-22

The audio gear we recommend to students A life without music is a pretty dull one. Obviously, you need to make sure you're ready for the school year with some solid headphones, a decent pair of speakers and something good to listen to. There's an overwhelming number of choices out there wh......
20:45, 2019-07-22

NHC says 60% chance of tropical cyclone near Andros Island, Bahamas An area of low pressure located near Andros Island in the Bahamas has a 60% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Monday....
21:00, 2019-07-22

Trump says it is getting harder for him to want to negotiate with Iran U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that it is getting harder for him to want to make a deal with Iran and said the situation could go either way very easily....
21:00, 2019-07-22

Grenfell community's relationship with council is 'going backwards', says watchdog The relationship between the council and the community affected by the Grenfell Tower fire is "going backwards" in some respects, according to a watchdog....
21:01, 2019-07-22

James Goddard spared jail over Anny Soubry 'Nazi' jibe Self-styled "Yellow vest" protestor James Goddard fell to his knees as he was spared jail today for calling Anna Soubry MP a "Nazi" during a pro-Brexit protest outside Parliament....
21:01, 2019-07-22

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe moved back to jail from psychiatric ward Jailed British-Iranian mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been moved back to Iranian prison from a hospital psychiatric ward, her husband has confirmed....
21:01, 2019-07-22

Ofcom makes smartphone payments even simpler to save you money Mobile phone users in the UK have the opportunity to save more money thanks to new measures announced by communications regulator Ofcom. It's seeking to do this by with new rules that make it easier to buy a handset and a tariff separately so you can save money in the long run. It's a...
21:15, 2019-07-22

Quick! These exclusive cheap mobile phone deals on O2 end Tuesday Since even before Amazon Prime Day last week, we'd been having a great time arranging exclusive mobile phone deals just for TechRadar readers.We teamed up with online phone retailers Mobiles.co.uk to bring the prices down on a selection of their top tariffs. And we're not talking about som...
21:15, 2019-07-22

Apple releases iOS 12.4 with potential software support for Apple Card While iOS 13 is right around the corner with a ton of new features, it isn’t quite ready just yet. Apple has just released iOS 12.4, a new stable update. There aren’t many radical changes, but this is the first version that theoretically supports the Apple Card — the feature isn’t enable...
21:15, 2019-07-22

With a launch and a hop coming up, SpaceX has a big week ahead SpaceX has been assembling a Starship prototype in South Texas. This gallery highlights a recent static fire test. [credit: Trevor Mahlmann for Ars ] This is a big week for SpaceX, which has...
21:15, 2019-07-22

Dockless bikes dumped: Firms told to help retrieve them from canals A charity says it is spending "time and effort" removing dockless bikes from canals around Britain - partly because some of the firms hiring them out do nothing to help....
21:30, 2019-07-22

Carl Beech latest: Scotland Yard defends investigation into made-up VIP paedophile ring which cost £2 million Scotland Yard has defended its investigation into a fictitious VIP paedophile ring which saw a number of senior politicians falsely accused of hideous crimes....
21:30, 2019-07-22

Master of the Fan Encounter Keanu Reeves Has Pulled the Most Keanu Reeves Move Imaginable Beloved celebrity mystic and all-around superhuman Keanu Reeves has delighted people again with his latest random act of kindness. He dropped by a fan’s house in Slidell, Louisiana on Wednesday to make a little dream come true. For those familiar with Reeves’ notable accomplishments in t...
21:45, 2019-07-22

Feminism Disaster: This Gorilla At The Zoo Clearly Has, Like, Six Wives If you’re looking for an inspiring story about strong, independent females sticking it to the patriarchy, be prepared to be majorly let down: This gorilla at the zoo clearly has, like, six wives....
21:45, 2019-07-22

Liberal Media Scream: CNN says hitting Trump ‘is true patriotism’ This week’s Liberal Media Scream features CNN’s media critic calling on journalists to rap President Trump. “That is true patriotism,” said Brian Stelter....
21:45, 2019-07-22

Scientists Unveil Memorial to Iceland’s ‘First’ Dead Glacier Lost to Climate Change Iceland is mourning the loss of one of its famous glaciers, Okjökull Glacier, in an official memorial ceremony that will take place on August 18. Following an “Un-glacier tour” led by two Rice University anthropologists, the attendees will install a special plaque with a somber insc...
21:45, 2019-07-22

Kenya's finance minister arrested on corruption charges Although hundreds of Kenyan officials face fraud charges, the detention of a sitting minister still came as a surprise. Henry Rotich is accused of graft in connection with a dam project being overseen by an Italian firm....
22:15, 2019-07-22

Indian Banks Pursue Vijay Mallya In UK High Court For Assets Disclosure Two superyachts, a game reserve, numerous undeclared high-value and vintage cars, valuable paintings and a piano previously owned by Elton John are among the assets in contention as part of a latest......
22:15, 2019-07-22

Award-winning farm animal busted for using performance-enhancing drugs There are few things worse than seeing an elite performance ruined by claims of performance-enhancing drugs, but alas, this is the world we live in. It’s bad enough to see a home run streak hit with an asterisk, or a boxing match nullified after tests throw up red flags, but at the Logan Count...
22:15, 2019-07-22

UK: Europe-led mission will protect vital shipping in Gulf Britain says it’s planning to develop and deploy a Europe-led ‘maritime protection mission’ to protect shipping in the vital Strait of Hormuz in light of Iran’s seizure or a British-flagged tanker in the vital waterway...
22:45, 2019-07-22

President Donald Trump hosts Pakistani PM Imran Khan, says he has plan to end Afghan conflict During a White House meeting Monday with Pakistani leader Imran Khan, President Donald Trump said he's motivated to end the 18-year conflict in Afghanistan and has a plan to win it "in a very short period of time."...
22:45, 2019-07-22

Ivanka Trump visits Denver-area Lockheed facility White House adviser Ivanka Trump visited a Lockheed Martin facility in the Denver area Monday, where she spoke of initiatives to advance interest in science, technology and math-related degrees....
22:45, 2019-07-22

LMP1 success handicaps plan approved for 2019/20 WEC season The introduction of success handicaps has been ratified for the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship as part of a package of measures aimed making the LMP1 privateers more competitive...
22:45, 2019-07-22

Deadly fungus creates ‘zombie ants’ with hijacked jaws If you thought fictional zombies walking around on film were scary, the condition that turns creatures into mindless eating machines actually exists in nature. In ants. According to research published in the Journal of Experimental Biology, ants that come in contact with the deadly fungus Ophiocordy...
23:00, 2019-07-22

'AGT': For Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union, judging together was like 'couples counseling' Spouses Gabrielle Union and Dwayne Wade, who compete against each other in a Gatorade commercial, teamed up when he joined her as an 'AGT' guest judge.        ...
23:00, 2019-07-22

Audi SQ7 revamped with 429bhp V8 diesel power Audi SQ7 Hot SUV gains new look and powertrain to take on Range Rover Sport and Porsche Macan Audi has launched an updated version of the range-topping SQ7 SUV, featuring a 429bhp turbocharged V8 diesel engine. The seven-seat Range Rover Sport rival, which will go on sale in the UK next month, fe...
23:30, 2019-07-22

Uber tests a $25 Pass that covers Eats and transportation Uber is testing a subscription option that offers all-inclusive or discounted access to all its services. It's trialing a few variants of the plan in Chicago and San Francisco. All of them include trips on Jump e-bikes and scooters at no extra cost,......
23:30, 2019-07-22

WhatsApp comes to millions of basic cellphones running KaiOS WhatsApp has only had limited availability on basic cellphones until now, but Facebook is about to throw the gates wide open. The messaging app is now available on the KaiStore, making it available to "millions" of low-cost KaiOS cellphones with at......
23:30, 2019-07-22

WNBA star Sue Bird, Megan Rapinoe's girlfriend, says calling President Trump out is necessary Sue Bird, the WNBA star and girlfriend of World Cup hero Megan Rapinoe, talked about using a platform to make a positive difference.       ...
00:00, 2019-07-23

San Antonio Spurs legend Tim Duncan hired by franchise as assistant coach Tim Duncan, who retired in 2016 after 19 seasons with the Spurs, has been added to head coach Gregg Popovich's bench as an assistant coach.       ...
00:00, 2019-07-23

Fan stops play at PNC Park by trying to shake player's hand in batter's box A fan at PNC Park caused a game stoppage as he tried to get a handshake from Philadelphia Phillies infielder Brad Miller.       ...
00:00, 2019-07-23

Weekend Box Office: The Lion King continues Disney's trend of humongous opening weekends While the newest, CGI iteration of the classic tale might not have been everyone’s cup of tea, The Lion King still had all the trappings of a wildly successful opening weekend. With nothing in its path and some well-curated buzz that only Beyoncé herself could manage, the lifelike reboot spent the w...
00:00, 2019-07-23

Photos of MS-13 gang member as a teen help charge him for murder It’s a good thing this guy is off the streets. An MS-13 gang member from Long Island posed as a killer in chilling photos — and Monday, he pleaded guilty to being one. Illegal immigrant Carlos Argueta was 16 when he helped murder fellow gang member Jose Pena three years ago, according to the f...
00:00, 2019-07-23

Fire union calls on tightwad senators to pass 9/11 victims bill New York’s firefighters union demanded that the US Senate pass a bill Tuesday supporting 9/11 first responders, after a pair of penny-pinching Republican lawmakers slammed the brakes on the measure last week citing the national debt. “Senator Mike Lee of Utah and Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky:...
00:00, 2019-07-23

Challengers are lining up to take on Manhattan DA Cy Vance Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance will face another 2021 challenger as Janos Marton, an attorney and former member of the now-defunct Moreland Commission, announced his candidacy Monday morning. “I’m running because Manhattan needs a new vision for justice. Over the last 10 years, Cy Vance has be...
00:00, 2019-07-23

De Blasio blasts Con Edison as thousands remain without power Mayor Bill de Blasio blasted Con Edison Monday as roughly 19,000 customers remained without power — including 13,000 in Brooklyn. A half-day after Gov. Andrew Cuomo ripped the utility giant, saying that it “should have been better prepared,” a hot-under-the-collar de Blasio followe...
00:00, 2019-07-23

'I love you. Let's do this': Mike Pence's daughter Charlotte announces engagement Charlotte Pence, Vice President Mike Pence's daughter, took to social media over the weekend to announce her engagement.        ...
00:00, 2019-07-23

Spike Lee through the years Filmmaker Spike Lee has been challenging audiences and Hollywood since making his debut in 1986 with "She's Gotta Have It."        ...
00:00, 2019-07-23

'Wire' actress Sonja Sohn charged with felony possession of cocaine Actress Sonja Sohn, who played a detective in "The Wire," is facing charges of felony possession of cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia.        ...
00:00, 2019-07-23

Multiple agencies attend HAZMAT response training in Cochise County DOUGLAS, Ariz. – Multiple agencies are participating in a HAZMAT response team training at the Bisbee/Douglas International Airport Monday. According to Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, the training is to “proactively” prepare for response calls requiring identification of unknown substances. The mu...
00:00, 2019-07-23

Google Pixel 3a Matches Pixel 3, iPhone XR in Still Photography: DxOMark The Google Pixel 3a has scored an overall of 100 in DxOMark's camera review, which is just a point less than the overall scores of the Pixel 3 and iPhone XR....
00:00, 2019-07-23

Chandrayaan-2 Successfully Launched Aboard GSLV-Mk III Rocket: ISRO At exactly 2.43pm IST, the Rs. 375 crore GSLV-Mk III rocket began its ascent into space from the second launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) in Sriharikota....
00:00, 2019-07-23

Ronaldo will not face criminal charges over rape allegations Football star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face criminal charges over allegations of sexual assault in Las Vegas 10 years ago, US prosecutors have said....
00:15, 2019-07-23

Cristiano Ronaldo won’t face Vegas rape charge: prosecutors Cristiano Ronaldo won’t face criminal charges stemming from a model-turned teacher’s claim that the soccer superstar raped her in 2009 after a night of clubbing in Las Vegas, prosecutors said Monday. Prosecutor Steve Wolfson said that, after reviewing the renewed police investigation int...
00:15, 2019-07-23

Trump rules out Afghan plan that would kill millions President Trump said Monday he had “plans” that would win the 19-year-old Afghan war in as little as a week — but that the US would have to “kill 10 million people” and the country “would be wiped off the face of the Earth.” But the president, speaking at the White House during an appearance......
00:15, 2019-07-23

This Fake 1989 Jeep Cherokee Trackhawk Is a Blasphemous Beauty A 20-year-old marketing student from Mexico who dabbles in car renderings has created an internet sensation. It’s a 1989 Jeep Cherokee Trackhawk; a hot-rodded XJ that never existed, but perhaps should have? You decide....
00:30, 2019-07-23

Is an Add-On Hardtop with Gullwing Doors a Good Idea or a Bad Idea? As many of you may already know, I’m an idea man. You also may know that sometimes, maybe, I’m not so great at deciding what’s a good idea and what’s a bad idea. This time I’m appealing to you wise people for help in hopes of maybe seeming like less of a moron: is an add-on hardtop for a roadster th...
00:30, 2019-07-23

Australian Swimmer Refuses To Share Podium With Chinese Rival Over Strange Doping Allegations Since Chinese swimmer Sun Yang won two gold medals at the 2012 Beijing Olympics, he has been the most dominant freestyle swimmer in the world. He’s the only swimmer in history to win either a World Championship or an Olympic gold medal in every freestyle distance from 200 meters to 1,500 meters. His...
00:45, 2019-07-23

The Red-Hot Giants Are Ruining Everything For Everybody Plans change. That’s the best thing about them. Inflexible thought is kindling, and only the adroit bully survives. Kawhi Leonard changed the topography of the NBA by winning a championship. Anthony Davis changed it by crushing New Orleans’s hope before the first national anthem was shrieked. And Ma...
00:45, 2019-07-23

Jon Jones Says No One Told Him He Was Charged With Battery UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones fought against Thiago Santos on July 6 while a bench warrant was out in New Mexico for his arrest on a charge of battery. That’s according to court docs first uncovered by Albuquerque’s KRQE, which show that Jones was charged on April 19 and failed to appear ...
00:45, 2019-07-23

Equifax Agrees to Pay Data Breach Victims Up to $20,000 for Their Troubles Nearly two years after the catastrophic Equifax data breach of 2017 was announced, it looks like the company is readying to cough up damages to any of the 147 million people whose personal information was exposed in the breach.Read more......
01:30, 2019-07-23

Trump Says Iran Is ‘Lying’ About CIA Spy Claim (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Monday said Iran is lying about having arrested 17 Iranian nationals recruited by the Central Intelligence Agency to spy on the country’s nuclear and military sites. “That’s totally a false story. That’s another lie,” Trump...
01:30, 2019-07-23

Rare Nike 'Moon Shoe' goes up for auction Sotheby's sold 99 pairs of rare sneakers in a private sale before a planned auction Monday, leaving "one of the most significant" pairs of shoes as the sole item up for bid in the auction house's Stadium Goods sale....
01:30, 2019-07-23