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Butler intends to opt out with Sixers

Philadelphia 76ers forward Jimmy Butler intends to test free agency by opting out of a $19.8 million player option, according to a report from Yahoo Sports, citing NBA sources....

Butler intends to opt out with Sixers

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Heat Acquire Jimmy Butler In Trade With Sixers, Who Acquired Al Horford In Free Agency The writing was on the wall for the end of Jimmy Butler’s tenure with the Philadelphia 76ers when Tobias Harris agreed to a five-year, $180 million max contract with the team just one hour into the start of free agency. Now, that end is official with Philadelphia sending Butler to the Miami Heat, an...
06:00, 2019-07-01

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16:45, 2019-07-01

Sixers look scarier than ever after wild day of NBA free agency The Nets made the biggest splash. Philadelphia may have the last laugh. Though Brooklyn stole Sunday’s spotlight by landing Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving at the opening of free agency, the 76ers ended the night looking like the East’s best team — having retained Tobias Harris (five years, $180 milli...
13:15, 2019-07-01

Sixers retain Harris with five-year, $180M deal Free-agent forward Tobias Harris has agreed to a five-year, $180 million contract to return to the Philadelphia 76ers, his agent and father, Torrel Harris of Unique Sports Management, told ESPN....
06:00, 2019-07-01

Horford leaves Celtics to join Sixers for $109M Horford is leaving the Celtics to join their division rivals and fortify the Sixers as one of the NBA's best defensive teams, league sources told ESPN. The Sixers imagine a lineup with Horford at power forward alongside center Joel Embiid....
06:00, 2019-07-01

Airbnb intends to become a public company in 2020 CNBC's Deirdre Bosa reports on a press release from Airbnb stating its intentions to go public in 2020, making it one of the highest-profile IPOs for the coming year....
09:30, 2019-09-20

Puerto Rico's new governor says she intends to remain in office The revolving door at the governor's office in Puerto Rico may finally stop with Wanda Vazquez, the newly sworn-in chief executive of the bankrupt U.S. territory, who said on Thursday she has no plans to resign....
21:00, 2019-08-08

Pope Francis intends to visit Iraq in 2020 In a Vatican audience, the pope reiterated his desire to visit Baghdad, despite security concerns. He also called out Western hypocrisy for claiming to promote peace while selling weapons abroad....
16:30, 2019-06-10

Uber intends to treat drivers as contractors despite California bill California is likely on the cusp of making gig companies treat independent contractors as employees, but Uber doesn't think the potential law will change its business. In an update, legal chief Tony West maintained that Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) would l......
12:00, 2019-09-12

N.C.A.A. Women’s Final: How Baylor Intends to Stop Notre Dame DiDi Richards, Baylor’s 6-foot-1 defensive specialist, has been called a gnat and a fly in the postseason. But she really wants to be called a champion....
14:38, 2019-05-21

Sixers forward Mike Scott wears Redskins jersey, gets in fight with Eagles fans 76ers forward Mike Scott was involved in a fight with Eagles fans while tailgating outside stadium after he wore Redskins jersey and hat to the party.       ...
02:30, 2019-09-09

Semenya wins in Montreuil, intends to defend 800m world title Caster Semenya, who is battling the sport's governing IAAF over rules that prevent her from running her preferred distance races unless she takes testosterone-suppressant medication, won a 2,000 meters at the Montreuil athletics meeting on Tuesday....
00:15, 2019-06-12

Ferrari intends to appeal Vettel's Canadian Grand Prix penalty The Ferrari Formula 1 team says it has notified the FIA that it intends to appeal the penalty that cost Sebastian Vettel victory in the Canadian Grand Prix...
02:30, 2019-06-10

Sixers’ Mike Scott Wears Washington Jersey To Eagles Tailgate, Gets Into Fight With Fans [Updated] Though he was just a throw-in piece in the deal that brought Tobias Harris to Philadelphia last winter, Mike Scott has become quite the popular 76er in his short time with the team. A group of fans even call themselves the Mike Scott Hive and tailgated at a Phillies game, for whatever reason....
23:30, 2019-09-08

If Elected, Kamala Harris Intends to Close the National Rape Kit Backlog in Her 1st Term We’re just short of a year away from officially naming a Democratic nominee to face off against Donald Trump in 2020, but the candidates have been wasting no time presenting their platforms; many of them wisely lobbying for support at last weekend’s Essence Festival in New Orleans....
23:45, 2019-07-12

Hong Kong leader says she intends to finish out her term over next 3 years, regain public trust. HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader says she intends to finish out her term over next 3 years, regain public trust. The post Hong Kong leader says she intends to finish out her term over next 3 years, regain public trust. appeared first on LEX18.com....
13:15, 2019-06-18

All the Big Superheroes Are Taken---How About Batman's Butler? Comic-book adaptations have gotten so pervasive that producers of new shows “The Boys” and “Pennyworth” have turned to some deep-cut characters to say something new....
02:45, 2019-07-23

Bentley's centennial concept car comes with an AI butler Bentley decided to look forward with its EXP 100 GT concept car. The vehicle is meant to help celebrate the automaker's 100 years by looking at the future of grand touring....
17:15, 2019-07-10

Irving? Butler? The Nets’ plan everyone ‘definitely’ believes Kevin Durant’s right Achilles injury has thrown a wrench into free agency. But whether it’s Kyrie Irving, Tobias Harris or Jimmy Butler, the Nets are confident they’ll land a star this summer. “We have two spaces for two max deals, right? So, I mean they will definitely add some star and for sure wi...
12:15, 2019-06-12

The Jimmy Butler trade is an evolving mess Jimmy Butler is expected to still end up taking his talents to South Beach. The rest of the three-team trade just needs some fixing. The Heat appeared to have landed Butler in a sign-and-trade from the 76ers on Sunday night, sending Josh Richardson back to Philadelphia and Goran Dragic to the Maveri...
16:30, 2019-07-01

The man who will be king: Austin Butler cast as Elvis Presley Who is Austin Butler, who has been cast as Elvis Presley in Baz Luhrmann's biopic about the king? Here's where we have seen Butler before.        ...
10:15, 2019-07-18

Gerard Butler knows his Angel Has Fallen character should probably be dead by now As Secret Service agent Mike Banning, Gerard Butler has taken his share of spills—and bullets—in the Has Fallen franchise. Now, Banning and Butler are back for the third movie, Angel Has Fallen, which features the usual explosions and gunfights, but also attempts to address how Banning deals with th...
19:15, 2019-08-21

Sources: Heat complete 4-team trade for Butler The Heat are sending Hassan Whiteside to the Blazers, Josh Richardson to the 76ers and a protected first-round pick to the Clippers to secure the space to sign Jimmy Butler....
02:15, 2019-07-02

Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler becomes a Canadian citizen Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler says he had to wear a denim "Canadian tuxedo" and assured fans that Mounties are real in a social media post announcing his Canadian citizenship....
06:15, 2019-07-10

Rockets loading up for extremely risky Jimmy Butler run Amid all the reported drama within the Houston Rockets, including rumors of a James Harden-Chris Paul feud, the team is planning on pursuing a big personality to form its own Big Three. The Rockets will aggressively pursue Jimmy Butler in free agency, with the 29-year-old All-Star topping the team&#...
21:00, 2019-06-20

Sources: Butler plans to meet with Heat, Rockets All-Star guard Jimmy Butler is expected to meet with the Heat ahead of a meeting with the Rockets, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. The Sixers haven't ruled out working with Butler on sign-and-trade deals....
01:45, 2019-06-30

Sources: Heat finalizing sign-and-trade for Butler The Heat are finalizing a sign-and-trade with the 76ers to acquire Jimmy Butler, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, with Josh Richardson headed to Philadelphia as part of the deal....
06:00, 2019-07-01

Jimmy Butler will throw his hat into the NBA free agency ring Jimmy Butler is set to hit the open market. The 76ers’ forward intends to decline his $19.8 million player option, becoming an unrestricted free agent, according to Yahoo Sports. The eight-year veteran has until June 29th to make his decision official. The Sixers are reportedly prepared for th...
23:30, 2019-06-14

Angel Has Fallen review – Gerard Butler's pyrotechnics fizzle out In the latest overblown and underpowered instalment of the Fallen franchise, Butler’s beleaguered secret service agent goes on the run after being framed, seeking out estranged and unintelligible dad Nick Nolte Is Gerard Butler hellbent on remaking every last action movie of the 90s? The thought aro...
14:30, 2019-08-21

Baz Luhrmann's Elvis biopic finds its star: Austin Butler The steady stream of revelatory biopics continues with Elvis Presley, and it appears that Baz Luhrmann has found the young doe-eyed star to join Tom Hanks. After numerous screen tests, The Dead Don’t Die and Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood’s Austin Butler will star as the hip-swiveling rock icon whe...
01:00, 2019-07-16

Ex-butler to Queen Elizabeth II jailed for sexually assaulting young boy A former butler to Queen Elizabeth II has been jailed for sexually assaulting a young boy. Andrew Lightwood, 57 — who worked for the UK’s royal household at Buckingham Palace for six years — exposed himself to the boy and put his hands down the child’s pants and molested him, Cardiff Cro...
23:45, 2019-07-05

The Heat Are Scrambling To Actually Complete The Jimmy Butler Trade [Update] For an organization whose supposed signifier around the league is “competently professional,” the Miami Heat sure seem to have botched their big trade for Jimmy Butler. After The Athletic’s Shams Charania reported that a sign-and-trade deal featuring Butler heading to the 305 and Josh Richardson goi...
02:45, 2019-07-02

Electronics projects for beginners: Make a robot biscuit butler Take a BBC micro:bit, add a motor, a chassis and some infrared sensors and then put your feet up with a nice cup of tea: your biscuits will be on their way shortly...
20:45, 2019-07-04

Jimmy Butler finally off to Heat after mega-four team trade After extensive league-wide maneuvers, Jimmy Butler is finally headed to South Beach. The Heat, Blazers, 76ers and Clippers completed a four-team sign-and-trade Monday, landing Miami the star it coveted, according to ESPN. Butler will sign a four-year, $142 million max deal while the Heat will also ...
01:00, 2019-07-02

A Look at Austin Butler and Vanessa Hudgens' Sweet and Endlessly Supportive Romance When Austin Butler beat out the rest of young, full-lipped Hollywood to land the role of Elvis Presley in Baz Luhrmann's upcoming biopic, you could almost hear Vanessa Hudgens' excitement......
14:00, 2019-08-17

Gerard Butler hilariously recounts disastrous wardrobe malfunction in kilt Scottish actor Gerard Butler is no stranger to wearing a kilt, recounting a flashing "disaster" at his sister's wedding on "Conan."        ...
04:30, 2019-08-22

Angel Has Fallen: is Gerard Butler Hollywood's weirdest action hero? Inane, profane and wholly humourless, the Fallen trilogy would be beyond redemption were it not for the thirsty work of its starThe many-worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics states that every possible outcome to every decision ever made will each happen, and each outcome exists in its own para...
14:30, 2019-08-22

Tyler Butler-Figueroa slays ‘America’s Got Talent’ with violin skills Tyler Butler-Figueroa got cancer and was tormented in school for it. But after a show-stopping performance on Tuesday night’s “America’s Got Talent,” the 11-year-old violinist from North Carolina earned the ultimate payback — from judge Simon Cowell, no less. “I would like to say something on your b...
17:15, 2019-06-12

Jimmy Butler leaves 76ers for Heat in four-year, $142 million deal The move gives Miami the star presence it has lacked since the breakup of the LeBron James-Dwyane Wade-Chris Bosh core, as Pat Riley has shunned a rebuild.       ...
05:45, 2019-07-01

Miami Heat to acquire Jimmy Butler in four-team trade: report The Miami Heat on Monday reportedly acquired star Jimmy Butler from the Philadelphia 76ers as part of a four-team trade, which also included the Los Angeles Clippers and Portland Trail Blazers....
01:00, 2019-07-03

Austin Butler's Latest Praise for Vanessa Hudgens Just Won Him Boyfriend of the Year When it comes to Hollywood love stories, Vanessa Hudgens and Austin Butler's is one for the books. For more than seven years now, the former Disney Channel darling and her actor beau......
06:00, 2019-07-24

Austin Butler cast as Elvis opposite Tom Hanks in Baz Luhrmann’s biopic He is the young man who would be King. Austin Butler has been cast to play Elvis Presley in the upcoming biopic from writer-director Baz Luhrmann. After a series of screen tests, the 27-year-old actor beat out a host of Hollywood heartthrobs, including Harry Styles, Ansel Elgort and Miles Teller. “I...
21:00, 2019-07-15

Elvis Presley lives: Austin Butler cast as the King in biopic Actor beats Ansel Elgort, Harry Styles and Miles Teller to role in Baz Luhrmann movieBaz Luhrmann’s Elvis Presley biopic has found its King.After a competitive casting contest, the 27-year-old actor Austin Butler has been chosen to play Presley, Warner Bros announced on Monday. Continue reading......
11:45, 2019-07-16

Philadelphia 76ers' Mike Scott encourages fans to boo Jimmy Butler when he returns Philadelphia 76ers forward Mike Scott had a simple request for fans when the Miami Heat and Jimmy Butler come into town during the upcoming 2019-20 season....
19:45, 2019-08-27

Welsh clubs breaking new ground after stirring European triumphs | Michael Butler The New Saints and Connah’s Quay Nomads are reaping the rewards in a resurgence of Welsh club footballSomething is happening in Welsh football. The domestic league has long been seen as something of a wilderness by some but, slowly, things are changing. Last week, the country’s top two sides, The Ne...
15:01, 2019-07-23

Vanessa Hudgens Is "So Proud" as Austin Butler Lands Major Elvis Presley Role Congratulations to Austin Butler! The 27-year-old actor has landed the role of Elvis Presley in director Baz Luhrmann's upcoming biopic. Luhrmann confirmed the news himself on......
20:15, 2019-07-15

Vanessa Hudgens' 28th Birthday Tribute to Austin Butler Will Make Your Heart Melt Happy birthday, Austin Butler! The Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood actor and The Shannara Chronicles alum turned 28 on Saturday and received a sweet online tribute from longtime......
00:00, 2019-08-18

Ansel Elgort Reflects on Losing Elvis Presley Biopic Role to Austin Butler Ansel Elgort is speaking out about the coveted acting job that went to Austin Butler. Back in July, it was revealed that Butler had landed the sought-after role of Elvis Presley in Baz......
09:15, 2019-09-13

'I could have shot you in front of your fucking kids': how cops dehumanize black people | Paul Butler Why would anyone treat someone this way? Research gives a grim answer: some police literally think of blacks as subhuman“I could have shot you in front of your fucking kids.”That’s what a Phoenix police officer told Iesha Harper, an African American woman arrested with her husband after their four-y...
11:30, 2019-06-29

Vanessa Hudgens congratulates boyfriend Austin Butler being cast as Elvis Presley: ‘I’m over the f—king moon’ Vanessa Hudgens couldn’t contain herself on Monday after learning her longtime boyfriend had been tapped to play Elvis Presley in an upcoming biopic about the flamboyant performer....
02:30, 2019-07-16

Austin Butler's casting as Elvis Presley makes girlfriend Vanessa Hudgens curse joyfully Newbie Austin Butler will play Elvis Presley opposite Tom Hanks' Colonel Tom Parker in Baz Luhrmann's new movie about the king of rock 'n' roll.        ...
10:15, 2019-07-18

NBA bans 'ninja-style headwear' worn by Jimmy Butler, other players The ninja-style headbands worn by Heat guard Jimmy Butler and others will not be due to safety concerns among teams, the league said Monday.       ...
00:45, 2019-09-11

Gerard Butler is on the run in 'Angel Has Fallen' Gerard Butler is the prime suspect after an assassination attempt on the president in "Angel Has Fallen."        ...
22:45, 2019-08-16

Gerard Butler's 'Angel Has Fallen' soars to top spot with $21.3 million at box office Gerard Butler and Morgan Freeman's 'Angel Has Fallen' overperformed, finding modest summer success, while horror film 'Ready or Not' finished sixth.        ...
00:30, 2019-08-26

Michigan State's Josh Butler plays through both parents' deaths: 'It made me a better man' Josh Butler's father died in 2017 before Michigan State football's game with Penn State. His mother died in April from brest cancer.       ...
09:00, 2019-08-07

Nick Carter gets restraining order against brother Aaron, cites 'alarming behavior' Nick Carter says his brother recently confessed that he harbors thoughts of "killing my pregnant wife and unborn child." Aaron says he's "astounded."        ...
11:00, 2019-09-18

'American Idol' alum Antonella Barba back in jail after violating terms of release Former "American Idol" star Antonella Barba, awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to dealing fentanyl, is back in custody.        ...
11:00, 2019-09-18

Clear Skies In Mohali Ahead Of 2nd India vs South Africa T20I The Mohali match is being looked forward to after the first India-South Africa T20I at Dharamsala was rained out without even the toss being completed....
11:30, 2019-09-18

| HK activists take cause to US Congress, urge pressure on Beijing Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement have appealed directly to US lawmakers to exert pressure on Beijing, warning that an erosion of the city's special status would embolden China's leaders around the world....
12:00, 2019-09-18

| No-deal Brexit like 'burning your house down': UK Lib Dem leader Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson has warned in her party conference speech that a no-deal Brexit would be like "burning your house down" as she pledged to cancel Britain's departure from the EU altogether....
12:00, 2019-09-18

| Taliban kill at least 48 in bloody day ahead of Afghan polls Taliban suicide bombers have killed at least 48 people and wounded dozens more in two blasts - one at a campaign rally for the president and the other in Kabul - with the insurgents warning of more violence ahead of elections....
12:00, 2019-09-18

Study: U.S. abortion rate drops to record low Abortion in the United States has dropped to its lowest level since the practice was legalized 45 years ago despite a recent increase in laws preventing access to the procedure, said a new study published Wednesday....
12:00, 2019-09-18

E.U. Chief Says the Risk of a No-Deal Brexit ‘Remains Very Real’ (STRASBOURG, France) — The risk of Britain leaving the European Union without a divorce deal remains “very real,” European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker declared Wednesday as EU lawmakers debated the ramifications of a no-deal Brexit. Speaking at the European Parliament in S...
12:30, 2019-09-18

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo heads to Saudi Arabia to discuss Iran response President Donald Trump and top aides are sending mixed messages on how to respond to Iran over an attack on Saudi Arabia oil facilities.        ...
12:30, 2019-09-18

Ed Buck, major Democrat donor, arrested, charged with running drug den after latest guest overdose Ed Buck, the California Democratic megadonor, was arrested Tuesday and charged with operating a drug house after a third man reportedly suffered an overdose inside his West Hollywood home last week and survived.  ...
13:00, 2019-09-18

Acronis raises $147 million for tools that back up, protect, and restore data Backup and recovery solutions provider Acronis has raised $147 million in a funding round led by Goldman Sachs, valuing the company at $1 billion.Read More...
13:00, 2019-09-18

Pocket Casts goes freemium, but resists paywalled podcasts Popular podcasting app Pocket Casts is switching to a subscription-based freemium business model, with users able to pay $10 / year for extra features.Read More...
13:00, 2019-09-18

Adopt this pet: meet Huggles and Smoochie! There are two new pets looking to be adopted, meet Huggles and Smoochie! Huggles and Smoochie are siblings. They do have some medical history that would require them to be strictly indoor cats. You can meet them both at the Humane Society of Southern Arizona’s main campus located at 635 W. Roger Rd...
13:00, 2019-09-18

4 Your Health: Dramatic increase in young adults vaping (NBC News)- Exercising may slow down the effects of Alzheimer’s disease in high-risk patients. Researchers compared the cognitive function and brain volume between two groups of older adults with memory issues. Those who did aerobic exercises several times a week, experienced slower degenerati...
13:00, 2019-09-18

Arizona reports cases of vaping-related respiratory illness PHOENIX (AP) — State health officials say three cases of vaping-related respiratory illness have been identified in Arizona, all in Maricopa County. The Department of Health Services said Tuesday the Arizona cases are part of an outbreak that has resulted in six deaths nationwide but none so far in ...
13:00, 2019-09-18

Teen donates special barbies to amputees (WNYT) – A New York teen and her mother are collecting Barbie dolls with prosthetic legs. They plan to donate the dolls to Shriner’s Hospital for Children in Springfield this fall. Chloe and Cindy Newman got excited about Barbie Fashionista #121 about a year ago when Mattel first announc...
13:00, 2019-09-18

NBC names its new streaming service ‘Peacock’ The cast of NBC’s “The Office.”Justin Lubin / NBC By Lauren Feiner, CNBC NBCUniversal’s new streaming service will be named “Peacock,” the company announced Tuesday. The ad and subscription-supported service will roll out in April 2020 with a content slate including “The Office” an...
13:00, 2019-09-18

Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75 NEW YORK (AP) — Cokie Roberts, longtime political reporter and analyst at ABC News and NPR, has died at age 75. ABC announced her death on Tuesday. Roberts was the daughter of Hale and Lindy Boggs, two members of Congress from Louisiana, and went on the chronicle the political world she grew up in. ...
13:00, 2019-09-18

‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek reveals setback in cancer battle FILE – In this April 30, 2017 file photo, Alex Trebek speaks at the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif. Longtime “Jeopardy” host Trebek had surgery for blood clots on the brain, but says he’ll be back behind the podium soon. Trebek appeared in a vid...
13:00, 2019-09-18

Chelsea star Ross Barkley denies penalty row with Willian and Tammy Abraham in Valencia defeat Ross Barkley has played down suggestions of a row with Willian and Tammy Abraham over Chelsea's penalty-taking duties and insisted he is ready to step up again if asked....
13:30, 2019-09-18

Crystal Palace youngsters missing out on vital development opportunities with chances at U23 level drying up There is a lot of excitement around the Crystal Palace academy this season. The club have invested heavily in their development ranks over the summer and, with a lack of first-team signings, there should be ample opportunities for first team minutes....
13:30, 2019-09-18

Formula E: Ex-Manchester United Executive Jamie Reigle Announced As New CEO Jamie Reigle will work in collaboration with current CEO Alejandro Agag to further nuture the series, while Agag moves into the new role as the chairman....
13:30, 2019-09-18

Anger over blue shark 'paraded,' cooked and eaten at British seafood festival Marine conservationists have expressed their anger after a rare blue shark was presented at a seafood festival in a British coastal city, before being cooked and served to the public....
14:00, 2019-09-18

We compared the new Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus to the Note 9 to see if it's worth upgrading, and the answer is yes Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Samsung's Galaxy Note 10 Plus and Galaxy Note 10 have finally arrived. We've compared the Galaxy Note 10 Plus to the Galaxy Note 9 to help you decide which Samsung phablet you should buy — and whether Note 9 owners should upgrade. The Note 10 Plus and Note 9 a...
14:30, 2019-09-18

Morgan Spurlock talks about his sexual misconduct confession, getting sober, and releasing 'Super Size Me 2' Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP Morgan Spurlock spoke candidly to Business Insider about his life the last year and a half after his #MeToo confession on Twitter. Spurlock said that since then he has gotten sober following alcohol abuse, his production company Warrior Poets has closed down, and ...
14:30, 2019-09-18

How to change the Google Maps voice on an Android phone or iPhone Nick Bastone / Business Insider You can change the Google Maps voice that gives you directions by changing its language. On an Android phone, you can change your Google Maps voice in the app or in your phone's text-to-speech settings. On an iPhone, you'll have to change your Google Maps voice by ...
14:30, 2019-09-18

‘Bachelor in Paradise’ finale 2019: Who is the new bachelor? Pilot Pete is flying into bachelorhood. That’s right, Bachelor Nation: Peter Weber, from Hannah Brown’s season of “The Bachelorette,” is the new Bachelor on ABC’s hit reality dating show. Weber’s appointment was announced live during the Tuesday night’s fina...
14:30, 2019-09-18

Armed police bodycams to help Facebook detect live terror attacks Facebook has teamed up with the Metropolitan Police to prevent live-streaming of terror attacks, six months after the Christchurch mosque gunman streamed his actions using the social network's Live feature....
14:30, 2019-09-18

What's Coming and Going From Netflix the Week of September 16, 2019 You loved it as a web series. Will you love it as a feature film? Between Two Ferns: The Movie arrives on Friday and while I remain skeptical, the trailer makes it look rather funny. Celebrities like David Letterman, Jon Hamm, Brie Larson and Chrissy Teigen join Zach Galifianakis for some deadpan fa...
14:30, 2019-09-18

Tell Us About Your Worst Behavior There’s a famous subreddit where people tell you whether you’re being an asshole. But sometimes you already know you’re the asshole, and you don’t know how to stop....
14:30, 2019-09-18

Starbucks Japan wants customers to pay for coffee with pens Starbucks Japan sells a range of NFC-enabled goods and accessories linked to a digital wallet, which you can use to pay for your purchase. Unlike Costa's NFC-enabled cups in the UK, though, those products aren't even related to coffee. The latest add......
15:15, 2019-09-18

The iPhone 11 Pro Max has 23 percent more battery capacity than the Pro When you check the iPhone 11 model's technical specs on Apple's website, you won't see specific information about its RAM and battery capacity. Those are information you'd usually discover later when people start taking new devices apart for teardown......
15:15, 2019-09-18

Stallone explores Rambo's emotions in 'Last Blood' Sylvester Stallone talks about changes to his character in his fifth outing as Vietnam War veteran John Rambo in "Rambo: Last Blood," in theaters Friday....
15:15, 2019-09-18

U.S. fed funds rate breaks above Fed's target range A key interest rates the Federal Reserve aims to influence to control monetary policy broke above the top-end of the central bank's target range for the first time since the global credit crisis more than a decade ago....
15:45, 2019-09-18

US citizens warned over traveling to Saudi Arabia The U.S. State Department called on American citizens to "exercise increased caution" while traveling to Saudi Arabia, a travel advisory posted on its website said on Wednesday....
15:45, 2019-09-18

Bazinga! HBO Max wins U.S. streaming rights for 'The Big Bang Theory' HBO Max, the upcoming streaming service from AT&T Inc's WarnerMedia, has secured exclusive five-year streaming rights in the United States to all 12 seasons of comedy hit "The Big Bang Theory"....
15:45, 2019-09-18

South Africa stick to winning formula for World Cup opener against All Blacks Springboks unchanged from last outing against JapanRassie Erasmus expects tight encounter in YokohamaSouth Africa’s head coach Rassie Erasmus has picked his strongest, most settled team to tackle New Zealand in the highest-profile fixture of the World Cup’s opening weekend. The return of skipper Siy...
15:45, 2019-09-18

GM-UAW strike enters 3rd day; automaker ends health coverage A walkout involving tens of thousands of unionized workers at General Motors entered its third day Wednesday, following negotiations that have yet to produce a new labor deal....
16:15, 2019-09-18

Beto O'Rourke's stance on assault weapons buyback roils Texas politics Beto O'Rourke's aggressive push for mandatory buybacks for assault weapons has upended the gun debate nationwide, but perhaps nowhere more dramatically than in Texas....
16:15, 2019-09-18

Democrats introduce bill to reverse rollbacks of Endangered Species Act Democrats introduced legislation seeking to reverse all three final rule changes to the Endangered Species Act implemented by the Trump administration earlier this year...
16:15, 2019-09-18

Merriam Webster adds 'dad joke,' 'red flag law' to dictionary Merriam-Webster took some notice of recent hot topics in the news -- "red flag laws," "fatbergs" and the "deep state" -- when it announced Tuesday that it added 530 new words and meanings to its dictionary....
16:15, 2019-09-18

Audi factory driver and DTM runner-up Muller joins Dragon in Formula E Dragon has completed its 2019/20 ABB FIA Formula E driver line-up by signing Audi factory racer Nico Muller, who will compete alongside ex-Formula 1 driver Brendon Hartley...
16:15, 2019-09-18

Trump orders more Iran curbs as Saudi readies attack evidence President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he ordered a major increase in sanctions on Iran in the latest U.S. move to pressure Tehran, which U.S. officials say probably carried out a crippling weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities....
16:15, 2019-09-18

Atletico vs Juventus LIVE stream and channel: How to watch Champions League on TV and online Two of Europe's heavyweights go head-to-head tonight in one of the ties of the round as Atletico Madrid welcome 2017 finalists Juventus on matchday one in the Champions League....
17:00, 2019-09-18

The most powerful volcano on Jupiter's moon Io is about to explode The largest and most powerful of the 400 volcanoes on Jupiter’s moon Io erupts on a regular schedule – and it looks like the next bang could come any day now...
17:00, 2019-09-18

Congressional Democrats threaten to subpoena vaping company Juul over documents Congressional Democrats on Wednesday threatened to subpoena Juul Labs if the e-cigarette maker does not provide documents relating to its products and marketing practices, as a House panel looks into whether the company deliberately targeted children....
17:30, 2019-09-18

This key construction indicator just tanked The monthly Architecture Billings Index (ABI) from the American Institute of Architects fell to 47.2 from 50.1 in July. Any score below 50 indicates a decrease in architecture firm billings....
17:30, 2019-09-18

Google, Facebook Cozy Up to Publishers as Regulators Circle Tech giants are making concessions long sought by news publishers whose business has been hurt by the platforms’ dominance, moves some see as an effort to pre-empt potential regulatory backlash....
17:30, 2019-09-18

'Love is love': Demi Burnett makes history with the 'Bachelor' franchise's first LGBTQ proposal Demi Burnett made Bachelor Nation history Tuesday night when she proposed to Kristian Haggerty on "Bachelor in Paradise."        ...
18:00, 2019-09-18

First known Canadian case of vaping-related illness reported in London, Ont. A release from the MLHU says the youth "has been diagnosed with severe respiratory illness that has been linked to the individual’s use of vaping products."...
18:00, 2019-09-18

GM's Big Fight for Flexibility Following its bankruptcy and government bailout in 2009, General Motors is under intense pressure to show it can cruise through the next downturn without too much damage....
18:00, 2019-09-18

Justice Department Backs Legal Effort Against California's Retirement Plan The U.S. Department of Justice is backing a lawsuit that seeks to invalidate California’s state retirement plan, taking aim at states sponsoring retirement savings plans for people who lack access to one at work....
18:00, 2019-09-18

President Trump Orders New Sanctions on Iran After Saudi Attacks The news came as Iran’s president said he might skip a U.N. gathering, blaming U.S. obstacles and Saudi Arabia prepared to release what it said was evidence of Tehran’s responsibility for airstrikes....
18:00, 2019-09-18

Trump to eliminate California’s car emission standards waiver Enlarge (credit: Lawrence Berkeley Lab) The New York Times reports that the Trump administration will use a meeting at the Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday to announce the revocation of California's ability to set its own air pollution standards. The state's authority was granted by a ...
18:30, 2019-09-18

Texas school denies claim African-American boy, 4, was told to cut hair – or wear a dress A Texas public school has denied a claim that a 4-year-old African American boy was told to cut his long hair in compliance with the dress code -- or come to school wearing a dress and say he is a girl....
18:30, 2019-09-18

Dutch nationals hunting for Area 51 jailed for 3 days for trespassing The two Dutch nationals arrested last week in search of  Area 51 were sentenced Monday to just three days in county jail after which police say they will be sent back to the Netherlands....
18:30, 2019-09-18

Mexico says no need to modify oil price in budget after Saudi Arabia attacks Mexico's Energy Minister Rocio Nahle said on Wednesday the government does not need to modify the oil price forecast in its 2020 budget proposal following recent attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities....
18:30, 2019-09-18

UPDATE 1-Saudi says Iranian sponsorship of attack undeniable, displays arms Saudi Arabia displayed remnants of what it described as Iranian drones and cruise missiles used in an attack on Saudi oil facilities as "undeniable" evidence of Iranian aggression....
18:30, 2019-09-18

I don’t remember the Saturn Curve Concept from back in the day at all (2004), but it is notable for I don’t remember the Saturn Curve Concept from back in the day at all (2004), but it is notable for having a gated manual transmission. Having a manual on your concept car seems hard to fathom at all today, let alone a gated one....
18:30, 2019-09-18

The portable $399 Sonos Move is like having two great speakers in one Sonos has released their first ever portable speaker with a built-in battery: The $399 Sonos Move, which starts shipping to customers on September 24. After spending a few days with the Move, I can confidently say that it offers everything that’s great about the Sonos wireless audio system, bu...
18:30, 2019-09-18

Trump picks Robert O’Brien, U.S. hostage negotiator, as national security adviser O'Brien, currently a presidential envoy for hostage affairs at the U.S. Department of State, has a long history in Republican foreign policy circles....
19:00, 2019-09-18

£27k Bugatti Baby II toy car launched: a racing icon, only smaller News 18 Sep, 2019 Bugatti has partnered with the Little Car Company to produce a scaled down, battery-powered replica of the Bugatti Type 35...
19:00, 2019-09-18

Le'Veon Bell calls Antonio Brown 'a good person' in wake of sexual assault, rape allegations New York Jets running back Le’Veon Bell commented on Antonio Brown in an interview Sunday following the wide receiver’s ugly divorce from the Pittsburgh Steelers and Oakland Raiders and his transition to the New England Patriots while also being assured of sexual assault and rape....
19:00, 2019-09-18

Pixvana’s VR training prepares offices for active shooter nightmares If you're concerned that your workplace may be targeted by a gunman, this VR training system can help you prepare for the worst-case scenarios.Read More...
19:00, 2019-09-18

Sword in the Stones: 3,200-Year-Old Weapon Unearthed Near Spanish Megalith Archaeologists working on the Spanish holiday island of Majorca (Mallorca) have made a surprising discovery. They came across a 3,200-year-old sword, completely by accident at a Bronze Age site. It is one of the few weapons from that era found on the island.  ...
19:00, 2019-09-18

Company offers $1,300 to watch 13 Stephen King horror movies A Utah-based company is celebrating the impending arrival of Halloween by offering up a horror fan's dream job: Watching 13 movies based on Stephen King stories and documenting the experience....
19:30, 2019-09-18

New York Jets' Jamal Adams appears to be upset over benching New York Jets safety Jamal Adams appeared to express subtle frustration with his team after he was benched during their loss to the Cleveland Browns on Monday night....
19:30, 2019-09-18

No matter what the NFL does, its officiating headaches just won’t go away The league had hoped to move on from last season’s officiating problems. But two weeks into the season, the controversy has persisted and the issues — and complaints — are widespread....
19:30, 2019-09-18

Marlins vs. Diamondbacks: Arizona will fall to Miami again A solid gold toilet was stolen from Winston Churchill’s birthplace. The missing commode is said to be worth about $1.25 million, but experts say it may be as fake as OBJ’s $2 million watch. Replacements are in the works, including the sterling silver stool cutter, the bronze bowel mover and the pure...
19:30, 2019-09-18

Jalen Ramsey’s messy Jaguars exit: Trade offers, Tom Coughlin doubters Jalen Ramsey’s exit appears imminent and awkward. Without saying why or providing much insight, the star cornerback confirmed Tuesday that he wants out of Jacksonville and said he doesn’t want to be a distraction as Jacksonville prepares to host Tennessee (1-1) on Thursday night. Ramsey,...
19:30, 2019-09-18

Vikram Moon lander: Time is running out for scientists to make contact with probe The Indian Space Research Organization lost contact with the unmanned probe when it was in the final stage of an audacious Moon landing attempt on Sept. 6....
19:30, 2019-09-18

Yes, There's a Sexy Halloween Costume for That We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. If......
19:30, 2019-09-18

This $30 Skirt Has 300 5-Star Reviews on Amazon We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
19:30, 2019-09-18

The First Puzzle Quest Is Still The Best 2007's Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords combined tile-matching puzzles and role-playing game mechanics to create an incredibly compelling hybrid game that was near impossible to put down. One sequel, several spin-offs, and countless copycats later, the Switch version of the original Puzzl...
20:00, 2019-09-18

Pizza Hut’s Stuffed Cheez-It Pizza tests the limits of snack food fusion There was great curiosity in Takeout land when we learned that Pizza Hut was planning to release a Stuffed Cheez-It pizza. Would the Cheez-Its be scattered across the top, like Doritos on a Quad Cities pizza? Or would they be pulverized and pressed together to form the base, like a graham cracker pi...
20:00, 2019-09-18

Cities: a 'cause of and solution to' climate change Cities around the world are the “main cause of climate change” but can also offer a part of the solution to reducing the harmful greenhouses gases that are causing global temperatures to rise according to UN-Habitat Executive Director Maimunah Mohd Sharif....
20:00, 2019-09-18

Return to Marvel’s 2099 with this exclusive first look at December’s titles As Marvel celebrates its 80th anniversary, it’s also looking 80 years into the future with the revival of its 2099 line, bringing back future heroes introduced in the original 2099 event along with some new additions like Conan The Barbarian. This mini-event of one-shots brings together Marvel veter...
20:00, 2019-09-18

Here's how fintech is taking over the world — and what's coming next BI Intelligence Digital disruption is affecting every aspect of the fintech industry. Over the past five years, fintech has established itself as a fundamental part of the global financial services ecosystem.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderSee Also:How fintechs are targeting small- and ...
20:00, 2019-09-18

Inside the rehab farm run by ex-addicts and convicts, where medication and therapists are replaced with chopping wood and making cheese Niels Starnick / BamS Fleckenbühl is no ordinary farm; it is a recognized community in central Germany run by reformed drug addicts and criminals and is completely therapist-free. The community is made up of 106 people from all ages and backgrounds, all of which have come to the farm voluntari...
20:00, 2019-09-18

Israeli politics deadlocked after second election: What now? After failing to secure a clear election victory for the second time this year, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu must likely wait weeks to learn if he can stay in office, or whether he must step aside....
20:30, 2019-09-18

World’s tallest residential tower unveils views for first time Billionaires’ Row — as 57th Street in Midtown Manhattan is nicknamed — just crowned a new king. The tallest tower on the stretch is officially 217 W. 57th St., called the Central Park Tower. A ceremony held Tuesday morning in the concrete shell of a duplex on the 107th floor feted ...
20:30, 2019-09-18

Airbus forecasts 48,000 aircraft to be in operation by 2038 Aerospace company says boost in air travel to continue despite aviation concernsThe number of commercial aircraft in operation will more than double in the next 20 years to 48,000 planes worldwide, Airbus has forecast.The European aerospace company said that despite mounting concerns about the effec...
20:30, 2019-09-18

We're losing species at shocking rates – so why is conservation failing? | John Vidal One million plant and animal species are threatened with extinction, yet governments are failing to stem the tideThe number of mammals, insects, amphibians, fish and birds is in steep decline, the world’s forests are on fire and the abundance of life is diminishing at rates unprecedented in human hi...
20:30, 2019-09-18

The school climate strikes this Friday need the support of adults The school strikes for the climate have energised the climate change fight. People of all ages should heed the call to join in on 20 September, says Alice Bell...
20:30, 2019-09-18

Military spent $184,000 at Trump’s Scotland resort, according to documents released by House Democrats The House Oversight Committee is investigating whether Trump has violated a constitutional provision that prevents presidents enriching themselves through the office....
20:30, 2019-09-18

Rachel Lindsay says she's 'bored' with ABC's choice for the next 'Bachelor' Former "Bachelorette" Rachel Lindsay says she's "bored" with ABC's choice for the next "Bachelor." The franchise named Peter Weber as the new leading man.        ...
20:30, 2019-09-18

Find the Best Fall Foliage With These Crowdsourced Maps Fall foliage is gorgeous, but tricky. In some areas, you might wait all year for the leaves to change—only to wake up one morning and they’re all on the ground. Or if you live somewhere that doesn’t have four seasons, maybe you used prediction maps to plan when and where you’re going to go. Those ar...
20:30, 2019-09-18

British Airways Pilots Call Off Strike After 2 Walkouts Cost Firm Dear British Airways pilots on Wednesday cancelled a strike that had been due September 27, the British Airline Pilots Association union said after two walkouts last week that cost the company dear....
21:00, 2019-09-18

Jimmy Kimmel: 'Impeachment is a good way to distract Donald Trump' Late-night hosts discussed the ‘impeachment hearing’, Trump’s pitch to Latino voters, and why lightbulbs make him look orangeFor the first time in a while, Jimmy Kimmel broadcast his show from the same city as the president, who was in Los Angeles for a campaign fundraiser. It was weird to think Tru...
21:00, 2019-09-18

Year of the Monkey by Patti Smith review – memories of the magic and the mundane From looming political crisis to a leaky flat – a troubled year in the life of a great American punk poetAt the start of 2016, Patti Smith’s friend the producer, manager and rock critic Sandy Pearlman was hospitalised after suffering a brain haemorrhage. She first met him in 1971 when he attended on...
21:00, 2019-09-18

New York Enacts Ban on Sale of Flavored E-cigarettes, the First State in the U.S. to Do So NEW YORK — New York became the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, a move that comes as federal health officials investigate a mysterious surge of severe breathing illnesses linked to vaping. The vote by the state Public Health and Health Planning Council means the ba...
21:30, 2019-09-18

Trump says Powell and the Fed 'Fail Again' — 'No guts, no sense, no vision!' The decision to cut rates followed a monthslong pressure campaign by Trump, who often criticized Chairman Jerome Powell by name as he called for lower interest rates....
21:30, 2019-09-18

Booking Holdings CEO on US-China trade war and the state of the consumer Glenn Fogel, Booking Holdings CEO, sits down with CNBC's Seema Mody to discuss the headwinds the travel industry is facing. They discuss consumer sentiment, China investments, U.S.-China trade war and the impact on tourism....
21:30, 2019-09-18

Vegetarians have higher risk for stroke, lower heart disease risk (Reuters Health) - People who follow vegetarian or vegan diets may have lower odds for heart disease but higher chances of having a stroke, compared to meat eaters, a large UK study suggests....
21:30, 2019-09-18

All the times Virtue and Moir have stunned Eurosport’s commentators "Watch all of the moments that Eurosport commentators were left in awe by the brilliance of Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir. This compilation was expertly produced by Sarah, who posts regular excellent Virtue and Moir coverage on her Twitter account, @Lemeonsteaa."...
21:30, 2019-09-18

Curry commits to 2020 Olympics: 'That is the plan' "Sept 18 (Reuters) - USA Basketball suffered a shock exit at the recent World Cup but their hopes of rebounding at the next major international event were given a welcome boost as Stephen Curry declared that he wants to make his Olympic debut."...
21:30, 2019-09-18

Queen returns toy monkey to girl, five, in Australia after it was left behind at Buckingham Palace A five-year-old Australian girl who left a toy monkey at Buckingham Palace has been reunited with her cuddly companion after the Queen sent it back to her....
21:30, 2019-09-18

Trump administration revokes California’s authority to set auto mileage standards In a move President Trump said will reduce car prices but will also anger environmental groups, the administration is revoking California's authority to set strict fuel economy standards....
21:30, 2019-09-18

Castro praised Obama immigration policies for years – before attacking Biden over them Julián Castro took former Vice President Joe Biden to task at last week's Democratic presidential primary debate for trying to downplay his role in the Obama administration’s immigration policies -- but Castro wasn't always a big critic of those policies either. ...
21:30, 2019-09-18

Sandy Hook parents release chilling ‘back to school’ PSA By David K. Li An anti-gun violence group, connected to the Sandy Hook massacre, unveiled a chilling “back to school” PSA on Wednesday, showing how kids could be forced to use ordinary possessions to fend off active shooters. The Sandy Hook Promise Foundation, based out of Newtown, Conne...
21:30, 2019-09-18

Paris Saint-Germain v Real Madrid: Champions League – live! Champions League updates from the 8pm BST kick-offShakhtar Donetsk v Man City: Champions League – follow it live!Any thoughts? You can email scott.murray@theguardian.com 8.22pm BST 20 min: Di Maria flies with great purpose down the left. He whips a cross into the area in the hope of finding Icardi. ...
21:30, 2019-09-18

Shakhtar Donetsk v Manchester City: Champions League – live! Champions League updates from the 8pm BST kick-offPSG v Real Madrid: Champions League – follow it live!And you can email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 8.21pm BST 20 mins: Sterling excellently closes down a defender, forcing him into a loose pass that Rodri intercepts. He releases Sterling down the l...
21:30, 2019-09-18

Mathieu Valbuena penalty crowns Olympiakos recovery to deny Spurs Tottenham have picked up where they left off last season, where high Champions League drama came as standard and they appeared to have an addiction to doing things the hard way.After half an hour in the Athenian port of Piraeus, they had twice enjoyed what visiting teams here crave – the brief sound...
21:30, 2019-09-18

Chelsea open talks with Abraham and Tomori over new five-year contracts • Move signals faith in young players under Frank Lampard• Barkley vows to step up again despite costly penalty missChelsea have opened talks with Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori over new five-year deals, signalling their determination to continue building for the future under Frank Lampard.Abraham ...
21:30, 2019-09-18

Congress plans to investigate how social media giants are fighting hate House lawmakers plan to unveil legislation to study the ways social media can be weaponized, The Washington Post reports. They want to better understand social media-fueled violence and to determine if tech giants are doing enough to effectively prot......
22:00, 2019-09-18

Stocks fall, Treasury yield curve flattens after Fed cuts rates but sends mixed signals U.S. stocks extended their losses and the U.S. Treasury yield curve flattened on Wednesday, after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates, as expected, but gave mixed signals regarding future rate moves....
22:00, 2019-09-18

UTC technology chief Paul Eremenko steps down The chief technology officer of United Technologies Corp , Paul Eremenko, has stepped down, just under two years after moving to the U.S. conglomerate from Europe's Airbus ....
22:00, 2019-09-18

Anthony Bourdain's personal possessions, including prized meteorite chef's knife, to go up for auction The late chef's possessions include artwork, albums, apparel and a special knife, which is going straight from the chopping block to the auction block....
22:30, 2019-09-18

The Boondocks is making a comeback on HBO Max Almost 15 years after the original series premiere, grade school freedom fighter Huey Freeman, his hot take-heavy younger brother Riley, and their perpetually tired grandfather Robert are returning to television. HBO Max announced today that Aaron McGruder’s essential comic-to-cable series The Boond...
22:30, 2019-09-18

Supervisors reject proposed tobacco ordinance TUCSON – The Pima County Board of Supervisors voted against moving forward with passing an initiative to raise the tobacco buying age from 18 to 21 on Tuesday. The proposal, known as “Tabacco 21,” is still alive in the city. The Tucson City Council voted to move forward with raising the smoking age ...
23:00, 2019-09-18

Finance Minister To Review State-Run Banks' Merger Preparedness: Report Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will meet the heads of PSU banks on Thursday to discuss merger-related issues and review their preparedness to execute the process...
23:00, 2019-09-18

Nuclear power is 'not a major player' in Japan's energy mix Rintaro Tamaki of the Japan Centre for International Finance discusses the use of nuclear energy in Japan. He also says the issue of using renewable energy is not a matter of ethics, but of profits and losses....
23:00, 2019-09-18

Attack on Saudi shows the world 'needs to move beyond oil' Helen Clark, former prime minister of New Zealand, says it's not sustainable that the world sources so much oil from one of the most unstable regions on earth. She also discusses the role of governments' in environmental initiatives....
23:00, 2019-09-18

Tellurian President Meg Gentle on the state of the energy industry Teullurian President and CEO Meg Gentle sits down with CNBC's Brian Sullivan to discuss how Teullurian is seeing an impact from oil's volatile move following an attack on a Saudi oil facility....
23:00, 2019-09-18

EU warns Britain heading for a no-deal Brexit The European Union warned on Wednesday that Britain was headed for a damaging no-deal Brexit, with London's ideas for solving the contentious issue of the Irish border still unlikely to unlock a deal just six weeks before Britain is due to leave....
23:30, 2019-09-18

Italian speedboat champion Fabio Buzzi killed in racing crash near Venice An Italian speedboat champion and two others were killed Wednesday when their vessel struck an artificial reef off the coast of Venice, authorities said....
00:00, 2019-09-19

Daily on Energy: Escalating fuel economy fight could force carmakers to choose sides Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
00:00, 2019-09-19

'We're losing the race': UN secretary general calls climate change an 'emergency' António Guterres cites ‘fantastic leadership’ of young activists and is counting on public pressure to compel governments to honor the 2015 Paris AgreementThe UN secretary general says that he is counting on public pressure to compel governments to take much stronger action against what he calls the...
00:00, 2019-09-19

Israel election: Netanyahu and Gantz both vow to form next government Prime minister cancels trip to UN general assembly to deal with political crisisBenjamin Netanyahu and the opposition leader, Benny Gantz, have begun what could be a prolonged period of high-stakes political bartering after an inconclusive election in Israel showed neither had a clear path to form a...
00:00, 2019-09-19

Ángel Di María double helps PSG ease to win against Real Madrid This was not a night for Galácticos, old or new. At a balmy, boisterous Parc Des Princes Paris Saint-Germain simply overran Real Madrid, pulling apart the hastily-stitched seams of Zinedine Zidane’s injury-depleted team and producing surely the most thrillingly assured performance under Thomas Tuche...
00:00, 2019-09-19

Tom Hiddleston: why his Broadway play has one very satisfied customer A female audience member is reported to have had an orgasm during a saucy scene in Betrayal. The ultimate endorsement – or highly inappropriate behaviour?Name: Tom Hiddleston.Age: 38. Continue reading......
00:00, 2019-09-19

Robert O'Brien replaces John Bolton as Trump's national security adviser Elevation of the state department’s chief hostage negotiator seen as a win for US secretary of state Mike PompeoDonald Trump has appointed the state department’s chief hostage negotiator – whose most prominent international role until now was monitoring the Swedish trial of the US rapper A$AP Rocky ...
00:00, 2019-09-19

Arab turnout in Israel election rises despite racist campaigns Benjamin Netanyahu’s warnings that Arab parties would topple him may have backfiredIt’s become a tired trope of Benjamin Netanyahu’s election campaigns: as the country draws closer to election day the leader ramps up his racist scaremongering suggesting Israel’s Arab minority are preparing to vote e...
00:00, 2019-09-19

Calais clamps down as asylum seekers say: 'They just beat us' Three years on from the Jungle, local authority turns to force to stop another camp formingOsilama Michael, better known as Mike, doesn’t remember the last time he was able to get more than a couple of hours of sleep. An asylum seeker from Nigeria, he said he keeps being woken up by random police ra...
00:00, 2019-09-19

Russia investigation pushed by 'Trump haters' to discredit 2016 win, says Corey Lewandowski – video Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, has accused 'Trump haters' of creating a 'false narrative' about the president's connections with Russia in order to undermine his 2016 election victory. He said there had been 'no conspiracy or collusion' between the Trump campaign and any ...
00:00, 2019-09-19

John Bolton trashes Trump a week after ouster Former White House national security adviser John Bolton slammed President Trump in front of a private audience, roughly eight days since being ousted from the White House....
00:00, 2019-09-19

Atletico Madrid vs Juventus LIVE stream: How to watch Champions League online plus which channel on TV Two of Europe's heavyweights go head-to-head tonight in one of the ties of the round as Atletico Madrid welcome 2017 finalists Juventus on matchday one in the Champions League....
00:00, 2019-09-19

Female engineer sues Google for sex-discrimination A female engineer at Google has accused the search giant of stiffing her out of hundreds of thousands of dollars by passing her over for promotions in favor of less-qualified men. Ulku Rowe had 22 years of experience in financial services, including as a managing director at JPMorgan Chase and Bank ...
00:00, 2019-09-19

Facebook rolls out new line of creepy home speakers Facebook just can’t take a hint. After its first-ever hardware device got slammed by critics as a potential spying apparatus last year, Facebook on Wednesday unveiled a new generation of its “Portal” video chatting devices. The screen-equipped home speaker is a privacy nut’s nightmare: It is equippe...
00:00, 2019-09-19

Milan: Less is more at Prada, Arbesser keeps it personal Already essential, Muccia Prada is trying a less-is-more aesthetic, in support of a sustainable agenda, on the first day of Milan Fashion Week runway looks for next spring and summer...
00:30, 2019-09-19

Fantasy Football Week 3 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Wide Receivers You've got a ton of options to sort through at wide receiver every week. Get some help with your lineup calls from Jamey Eisenberg's Week 3 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em....
00:30, 2019-09-19

Facebook bringing Portal video chat to the TV Facebook's updated lineup includes a lower price for the Portal, a smaller version and one for televisions, to bring video chat to the living room.       ...
00:30, 2019-09-19

You can get Ray-Ban sunglasses for insane low prices right now Ray-Ban sunglasses are one of the most iconic accessories on the planet, and right now you can save on your next pair.       ...
00:30, 2019-09-19

As strike continues, GM and UAW resume talks as negotiators buckle down at "all levels" Discussions are on-going between negotiators for the UAW and GM on day 3 of the UAW's nationwide strike. The meetings are at "all levels."       ...
00:30, 2019-09-19

Score $1,300 to watch 13 of Stephen King’s scariest movies Horror buffs, get ready to binge. Dish Network is offering one Stephen King fan $1,300 to screen 13 of his scariest film adaptations by Halloween and document the eerie experience. “Halloween is just around the corner, so it’s fitting you get cozy with ‘Carrie’ or play fetch with ‘Cujo,’” the site s...
00:30, 2019-09-19

The Revolutionary Black Women of Saubara The shrieking sliced through the cloudy night and drowned out the music blasting from a speaker nearby. It was 9 p.m. in Saubara, a town of about 12,000 people in Brazil’s northeastern state of Bahia. Although the party wouldn’t officially start until 3 a.m., crowds were already outside waiting in a...
00:30, 2019-09-19

Every Politician Smearing Medicare for All Should Be Asked About the GM Strike Member of the United Auto Workers at General Motors went on strike earlier this week, the first time the union has launched a national strike since 2007. One of the reasons they did so, according to a UAW press release, is because “affordable healthcare for thousands remains unsettled for no good re...
00:30, 2019-09-19

Viking berserkers may have used henbane to induce trance-like state Enlarge / Sixth century Viking matrix used in the manufacture of helmet plaques, depicting Odin accompanied by a Berserker. (credit: Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images) The legendary Viking warriors known as berserkers were renowned for their ferocity in battle, purportedly fighting...
00:30, 2019-09-19

Prada relegates fashion in favour of clothes Decision to serve the season without a big splash showed in the finish and finer detailingIf fashion is currently getting a bad rap for being trend-led and disposable, Miuccia Prada – the ridiculously influential fashion designer responsible for the most-imitated trends – is only too aware of the co...
01:15, 2019-09-19

Two deputies injured, suspect killed in Tennessee shooting Deputies were serving a fugitive arrest warrant Wednesday when they were confronted by a suspect and gunfire was exchanged, authorities say.        ...
01:15, 2019-09-19

Man charged in four Detroit killings A man already charged in two sexual assaults has been charged with murder in the killings of four women whose bodies were found stashed in abandoned houses in Detroit. (Sept. 18)        ...
01:15, 2019-09-19

Cowboys release Taco Charlton, mock him on the way out Taco is on the market. The Cowboys released third-year defensive end Taco Charlton on Wednesday, giving him his wish two days after he tweeted “Free me” in response to being inactive for the first two games of the season. Before cutting him loose, to make room for Robert Quinn who is ret...
01:15, 2019-09-19

Giancarlo Stanton makes his return to Yankees’ lineup He’s back, and just in time. Giancarlo Stanton will return to the Yankees’ starting lineup on Wednesday, batting fifth against the Angels and playing left field. Manager Aaron Boone said the plan is for Stanton to play four to five innings and get a couple of at-bats and “if everyt...
01:15, 2019-09-19

Odell Beckham turns watch controversy into endorsement deal It was only a matter of time. Odell Beckham Jr. finally has a partnership with a watch company as Daniel Wellington announced Wednesday that the Browns wide receiver is one of their new “Icons.” “We are so proud to work with @obj, who besides from being an amazing athlete clearly l...
01:15, 2019-09-19

Melvin Gordon tries to wrestle leverage back from Chargers amid holdout Melvin Gordon promised Tuesday that “I’m going to play somewhere” this season. The rest of the Chargers running back’s future remains cloudy at best. As he holds out for a new contract, Gordon took to Instagram on Tuesday to tell fans he’d be playing this year and ̶...
01:15, 2019-09-19

Repo Spike Signals Wrong Kind of Volatility Banks can suffer or benefit from volatility, but the recent spike in repo or short-term funding costs signals more of the wrong kind for Wall Street trading revenue....
01:15, 2019-09-19

What the Interest-Rate Cut Means for You The Federal Reserve’s decision to cut its short-term benchmark rate can mean different things for your mortgage, your student loans and other kinds of borrowing....
01:15, 2019-09-19

Pochettino slams Tottenham players after Olympiacos capitulation "Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has taken aim at his players after they let a two-goal lead slip in the 2-2 Champions League draw with Olympiacos."...
01:45, 2019-09-19

So, What Can a Force Ghost Do? In the mythos of Star Wars’ cosmic energies, the ability to exist after death as a Force Ghost is one of the most rare and powerful abilities a wielder of the Force can master. Or rather, attempt to master. Because if anything, despite its importance to the Star Wars saga at large, what we think we ...
01:45, 2019-09-19

Cancer: Why drug testing needs to improve A new study finds that many new cancer drugs may not work in the way their developers think they do, which could have implications for their effectiveness....
01:45, 2019-09-19

Iron-rich foods may cancel out tomatoes' anticancer benefits New research finds that eating iron-rich foods or taking iron supplements together with tomatoes may counter the cancer fighting properties of the latter....
01:45, 2019-09-19

'I don't see this as a personal issue,' says Coe on Semenya He was a double Olympic gold medalist, but Sebastian Coe's legacy in athletics will perhaps be defined by his handling of the two great modern issues in the sport -- the case involving Caster Semenya and doping....
01:45, 2019-09-19

Germany gambles on green with carbon cap plan The German government is set to present a new climate-change policy on Friday that will likely include a carbon-pricing initiative to cap the use of fossil fuels in Europe's largest economy, where the Greens party is enjoying a surge in support....
01:45, 2019-09-19

People who put their Christmas decorations up earlier are happier, say experts While the Scrooges among us will be disgusted at the mere sight of a bauble before December 1, it turns out the festive fanatics are the ones having the last laugh....
01:45, 2019-09-19

UPDATE 2-Parts shortage leads GM to lay off 1,200 temporarily in Canada The strike against General Motors Co's U.S. operations has led to a parts shortage, the automaker said on Wednesday, and as a result it announced the temporary lay-offs of 1,200 workers at its Oshawa assembly plant in Canada....
01:45, 2019-09-19

The New Walmart Credit Card Is Only Useful for 12 Months Walmart has two new credit cards launching next week, both promising big rewards for fans of the retailer. But the cash-back credit card scene is super competitive right now, and one big catch to Walmart’s rewards program makes it only a so-so choice if you’re considering opening a new card before t...
02:15, 2019-09-19

Man claims Chicago cop framed him for murder at 15. Lawyers say they can prove it Chicago Police Detective Reynaldo Guevara framed 15-year-old Demetrius Johnson for murder, lawyers with The Exoneration Project say in a new petition.        ...
03:00, 2019-09-19

Pittsburgh DA won't prosecute Patriots WR Antonio Brown due to statute The Allegheny County (Penn.) District Attorney's Office won't prosecute New England Patriots star wide receiver Antonio Brown due to the expiration of the statute of limitations....
03:00, 2019-09-19

Dozens of Designers Work in Shifts to Create Hong Kong Protest Art. Here Are Some Examples of Their Work When he heard that people in Hong Kong were forming a human chain to call for democracy on Aug. 23, a local designer who goes by the name Phesti borrowed from the imagery of local subway signs to create a logo of figures holding hands. Underneath, in typography identical to that used by the train sy...
03:30, 2019-09-19

Canadian Teenager Diagnosed With ‘Severe Respiratory Illness’ Linked to Vaping A Canadian teenager has been diagnosed with “severe respiratory illness” linked to use of vaping products, health officials in Ontario, Canada, confirmed Wednesday. “As far as we are aware this is the first case of vaping related illness that’s been reported in Canada,”...
03:30, 2019-09-19

Large Groups Investing To Expand Ethanol Capacity In Brazil: Report Large companies operating in the sugar and ethanol sector in Brazil are investing to expand capacity to produce the biofuel, due to the continuing strong local demand and low global sugar prices, said......
03:30, 2019-09-19

Toyota To Roll Out 100 Fuel Cell Buses To Shuttle Visitors During Beijing Winter Olympics 2022 Buses may not be the most glamorous mode of transport but at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic games, they will represent Toyota Motor Corp's best bet for wider acceptance of hydrogen power - technology so far......
03:30, 2019-09-19

What Does Alternative Rock Radio Sound Like in the Age of Spotify? At ALT 92.3 FM, where they don’t say “rock,” it’s a mix of millennial oldies and newer, pop-leaning and electronic folk from bands like Bastille and Smith & Thell....
03:30, 2019-09-19

Just Days Ahead of Employee Climate Strike, Microsoft Announces Partnership with Chevron to Accelerate Oil Extraction Mere days before Microsoft workers are set to walk out of their jobs and publicly call on their employer to reduce carbon emissions and sever its ties with fossil fuel companies, the tech giant has announced a major partnership with two of the biggest corporations in the oil industry. Microsoft empl...
03:30, 2019-09-19

No, the Great American Bread Machine isn't dying The most recent census report on U.S. household income contained some fundamental good news that should be celebrated. Stated in constant 2018 dollars and including all forms of income, the shares of wealth heading toward high-income, middle-income, and low-income families have changed dramatically....
04:00, 2019-09-19

How to create a data backup plan using AWS Backup Secure backup of vital data is a necessity in business. With cloud computing services like AWS Backup, businesses can contract for fast, reliable backup services on an as-needed basis....
04:00, 2019-09-19

Small businesses underestimate financial damage of cyberattacks The average breach causes an average of $149,000 in damages, yet most small-to-medium-sized businesses thought cyberattacks would cost them under $10,000, survey reports....
04:00, 2019-09-19

Sun Tran unveils electric bus, set to hit streets next year TUCSON — Officials with the City of Tucson, Sun Tran and Tucson Electric Power gathered Wednesday to unveil a new battery-electric bus that will hit local streets next year. “They’re a smooth, quiet ride. The air conditioning system works perfectly, despite the fact that you don’t ...
04:30, 2019-09-19

Fitness With A Sultry Flare A dark basement studio is pretty much all Kelli Gilzow could find in an old mill town like Lewiston, but it’s kind of the perfect place for her teaching which she jokes, are the “after 5 o’clock workouts.” Her studio is called SPRQ, pronounced “spark” – some...
04:30, 2019-09-19

Rise in crime tied to rising blood pressure (Reuters Health) - People living in communities with rising crime rates may be more likely than those in safer neighborhoods to develop high blood pressure, a new study suggests....
04:30, 2019-09-19

Rescuers used a human chain to save a group of stranded dolphins A group of four dolphins that was stranded for days in a canal in St. Petersburg, Florida was rescued Tuesday after volunteers formed a human chain to help free them....
04:30, 2019-09-19

A brand is selling sweatshirts with words 'Sandy Hook' and bullet holes on them American fashion brand Bstroy has received fierce criticism on social media after displaying school shooting-themed hoodies at a show during New York Fashion Week....
04:30, 2019-09-19

Nick Lachey says his stint on 'DWTS' wasn't 'enjoyable': 'I never felt more uncomfortable' Nick Lachey's days on "Dancing With the Stars" were not his favorite. In 2017, Lachey competed with pro partner Peta Murgatroyd, finishing ninth.        ...
04:30, 2019-09-19

Mark-Paul Gosselaar says he wasn't asked to be a part of 'Saved By the Bell' reboot "...I woke up to the news this morning with a ‘huh’ kind of response,” Mark-Paul Gosselaar said of the "Saved By the Bell" reboot.        ...
04:30, 2019-09-19

Fed Sees Three Dissents at Meeting for First Time Since 2016 Three Federal Reserve officials voted against the central bank’s decision to cut interest rates by a quarter percentage point, the largest number of formal dissents since Jerome Powell became chairman....
05:00, 2019-09-19

As homebuilding hits 12-year high, experts warn construction stocks may lose steam Matt Maley, chief market strategist at Miller Tabak, and Michael Bapis, managing director of Vios Advisors at Rockefeller Capital Management, break down the homebuilders' recent rally with CNBC's Mike Santoli....
05:00, 2019-09-19

‘Materialism Will One Day Bring Change.’ Why a Senior Defector Believes North Korea’s Days Are Numbered An influx of capitalist culture and a swelling desire for material goods could one day spell the end for North Korea’s Kim dynasty and hasten the pariah state’s re-entry into the international community. That’s according to a high-ranking defector who spoke recently to TIME. Thae Y...
05:00, 2019-09-19

A Filmmaker Explored Japan’s Wartime Enslavement of Women. Now He’s Being Sued. A documentary concludes that conservatives who deny the sexual enslavement of “comfort women” are “revisionists.” Conservatives interviewed in the film say they were defamed....
05:00, 2019-09-19

Backpacking Researchers Accidentally Discover Grasshopper-Eating Wolf Some of the most serendipitous discoveries about nature can be prompted by just about anything, like finding the first known venomous frog by accidentally grabbing the business end of one, or revealing a new owl species by eavesdropping on its unplaceable hooting. Or, perhaps, you might stumble upon...
05:00, 2019-09-19

Duck Gifs Are the Only Gifs With Integrity Gifs lit up Web 1.0 like Las Vegas—the torches, crystal balls, humping muppets, dancing babies, mailboxes opening and closing to indicate that you’ve got mail—all signaling that crimson castles, their divorced dads clubs, and in-browser spaceships were hip and exciting places to be. In honor of an a...
05:00, 2019-09-19

Mathematicians No Longer Stumped by the Number 3 Just on the heels of finding three cubed numbers that sum to 42, scientists have passed another important milestone by finding three enormous cubes that sum to 3.Read more......
05:00, 2019-09-19

AI can't offer protection from 'deepfakes,' new report says Artificial intelligence-based solutions may not be able to save us from deceptively altered videos, known as deepfakes, according to a new report from Data and Society....
05:30, 2019-09-19

Johnson 'glad' angry father confronted him during hospital visit Boris Johnson has said he is "glad" the father of a sick child confronted him during a hospital visit, declaring: "This isn't an embarrassment, this is part of my job"....
05:30, 2019-09-19

FCC creates two 'innovation zones' to test next-gen wireless The FCC is backing up its push for next-gen wireless by setting up entire areas devoted to advancing the technology. The agency has created two "innovation zones" in New York City and Salt Lake City that will serve as testbeds for 5G and other wirel......
05:30, 2019-09-19

| Nigerian police hold suspect after 8 women killed in hotels Nigerian police investigating the murders of at least eight women lured to hotels in the southern city of Port Harcourt say they have arrested a suspect....
05:30, 2019-09-19

WhatsApp’s ‘Delete for Everyone’ doesn’t delete media files from iPhones It turns out WhatsApp‘s ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature — designed to let you wipe texts and files you sent by accident — could still leave traces of your messages, due to a discrepancy in the way the function works on Android handsets and iPhones. Researcher Shitesh Sachan noticed that even after pur...
06:00, 2019-09-19

DxOMark announces new ‘Night’ and ‘Wide’ scores for phone cameras DxOMark, the site that reviews phone and digital cameras, has added ‘Night‘ and ‘Wide’ scores to its review rear cameras of phones. While the Wide score is a new addition, Night is a revamped score to include low-light photography (similarly to its now-retired Flash score). For the Night score, DxOM...
06:00, 2019-09-19

Netanyahu cancels UN trip, forgoes meeting with Trump after failing to secure an outright victory in national elections Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu canceled his trip to New York City for the United Nations’ annual General Assembly next week after falling short of securing a parliamentary majority in Israel’s second general election in five months, his office announced Wednesday....
06:00, 2019-09-19

Illegal immigrant from Mexico gets 70 months in prison for attacking Border Patrol agent with flashlight An undocumented Mexican national was sentenced to 70 months in prison after attacking a Border Patrol agent with a flashlight earlier this year, the Justice Department said Monday....
06:00, 2019-09-19

'America's Got Talent' finale: Soulful singer Kodi Lee wins Season 14 Kodi Lee was crowned the Season 14 winner of "America's Got Talent" following what Simon Cowell dubbed "the best final I have ever sat in on my life."        ...
06:00, 2019-09-19

Quadrophenia at 40: Stars reminisce about the film for 'every generation' Released in 1979 and loosely based on The Who's album of the same name, Quadrophenia's coming-of-age tale of a young mod is very much a cult classic....
06:30, 2019-09-19

2.7 Lakh Prohibition Cases Pending, High Court Asks Bihar For Plan More than three years after Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar rolled out an ambitious prohibition policy, its success remains a matter of debate. But one thing it has achieved is an alarmingly high......
06:30, 2019-09-19

To Pak Media's Questions On Kashmir, UN Gives "Clear Opinion" The United Nations on Wednesday indicated its acknowledgement of the Indian stance that Jammu and Kashmir is a bilateral issue and said dialogue between India and Pakistan is an "absolute essential......
06:30, 2019-09-19

For Peter Brook, the Experimental Showman, ‘Nothing Is Ever Finished’ His eyesight failing but schedule still packed, the 94-year-old stage director reflects on a globe-spanning career that includes a New York premiere this week....
06:30, 2019-09-19

Tap water contaminants linked with 100,000 cancer cases, US study finds Most of the risk is from naturally occurring arsenic, the byproducts of chemicals used to disinfect water and contaminantsContaminated tap water causes 100,000 cancer cases in the US over a lifetime, according to a new study from scientists with the Environmental Working Group.Most of the cancer ris...
06:30, 2019-09-19

It was an ideal place for our children to grow up – but the coalmine has silenced our schoolyard | Alison Smiles-Schmidt The permanent closure of our school is imminent, yet some call this progress. I call it an emergency and a lesson to learn from the story of WollarIn the New South Wales town of Wollar, you can’t hear children laughing in the school playground any more. Coal has silenced the schoolyard, coated the r...
06:30, 2019-09-19

Blockchain has become one of enterprises top five priorities Blockchain will evolve further in the next two to three years among the enterprises as it has become one of their top five priorities, an Oracle executive said.Blockchain is another way to store data transactions to manage it, enquire it, protect it and store it securely.While blockchain can greatly...
07:00, 2019-09-19

Walmart's Game Day TV sale includes deals from Samsung, Vizio, LG and more Football season is officially here, and that means it's an excellent time to find Black-Friday like deals on a wide range of 4K TVs. Walmart's Game Day TV sale includes discounts on top brands like Samsung, Vizio, Sony, and more. Our favorite game-day TV deal is the Hisense 58-inch 4K Smar...
07:00, 2019-09-19

"Presidents Should Avoid TV, Social Media": Obama's Dig At Trump Barack Obama appeared to lob a thinly veiled jab at his replacement in the White House at a technology event here Wednesday, marking a rare public rebuke from the former president....
07:00, 2019-09-19

San Francisco to Get Environmental Violation for Homelessness, Trump Says President Trump said that San Francisco was in “total violation” of environmental rules because needles used by homeless people were ending up in the ocean....
07:00, 2019-09-19

Judge James Robertson, Who Quit FISA Court Over Wiretapping, Dies at 81 He took a stand to protest warrantless domestic eavesdropping under George W. Bush. On the federal bench, he ruled against trying a Guantánamo detainee in a military court....
07:00, 2019-09-19

Facebook is working on AR glasses it thinks can replace your iPhone and Android Facebook is reportedly developing augmented reality (AR) glasses with a twist. These won’t be tethered to a mobile device, but will instead work as a standalone product that could replace smartphones. Facebook aims to release the product by 2025, but the company doesn’t have a great trac...
07:00, 2019-09-19

Google canceled the Pixel Watch years ago and never looked back We’ve come across rumors detailing Google’s so-called Pixel Watch with some regularity, but the company never made a Wear OS gadget of its own that could compete against the Apple Watch. Meanwhile, the Apple Watch kept growing, having virtually no rival in the market that stands a chance...
07:00, 2019-09-19

Jet's QB Darnold working way back to health Sam Darnold is back at the New York Jets facility and is feeling healthier. Patience and caution are the two biggest parts of his game plan right now but the second-year quarterback is looking forward to when he can get back under center. (Sept. 18)        ...
07:30, 2019-09-19

Jets-Patriots spread keeps rising The already monstrous point spread for Sunday’s Jets-Patriots game is still growing. After holding steady much of Wednesday, the line creeped up a half-point late in the afternoon, with New England now favored by 23¹/₂ points at William Hill sportsbooks. Nick Bogdanovich, William Hill’s director of ...
07:30, 2019-09-19

Noah Syndergaard didn’t make Mets look good for caving to him DENVER — To point out that a personal catcher didn’t lead to Noah Syndergaard’s personal best would be putting it too politely even for Thor’s liking. Even after an exciting, 7-4 victory over the Rockies on Wednesday afternoon at Coors Field, which kept the Mets’ miracle playoff dream as alive as it...
07:30, 2019-09-19

Giancarlo Stanton has dream first at-bat in Yankees return Giancarlo Stanton didn’t miss a beat in his first major league at-bat in nearly three months. The 29-year-old outfielder welcomed himself back into the Yankees lineup with a leadoff double in the second inning of Wednesday’s matchup with the Angels. It marked Stanton’s first big-league a...
07:30, 2019-09-19

Scotland's Sturgeon hopes court will rule against Johnson Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has told DW she hopes the UK's Supreme Court rules that the prorogation of parliament was unlawful. Judges must choose between Scottish and English interpretations of the law....
07:30, 2019-09-19

Homeopathy? Leave system as it is, decides Germany's Spahn German statutory health insurance funds should continue funding homeopathy to the small extent they do currently, Health Minister Jens Spahn has said. A French plan to phase out the treatment by 2021 prompted the debate....
07:30, 2019-09-19

Saudi Arabia displays recovered drones and missiles, points to Iran Saudi Arabia has displayed recovered evidence from the oil attack that it says points to Iran. It showed the wreckage of what it said were cruise missiles and drones....
07:30, 2019-09-19

Mexico's children and youths face monstrous violence For more than a decade, Mexico has been grappling with an extraordinarily high number of murders and disappearances. What's particularly alarming is how many victims are children and youths, writes Anabel Hernandez....
07:30, 2019-09-19

Risk of no-deal Brexit 'very real,' says EU Commission head Juncker EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told the European Parliament "time is running out" to secure a Brexit agreement. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains confident he can get a deal by October 31....
07:30, 2019-09-19

UN Environment Chief Inger Andersen: 'The solutions are there' In her role as of the new head of the United Nations Environment Program, Danish economist Inger Andersen talks to DW about the need to think big when it comes to climate change – and to learn from our mistakes....
07:30, 2019-09-19

The Boondocks Will Be Streaming Its Snark on HBO Max, All Original Episodes and 2 New Seasons Coming Fall 2020 Excuse me. Everyone, I have a brief announcement to make. Jesus was black, Ronald Reagan was the devil, and the government is lying about 9/11. Thank you for your time and goodnight. —Huey Freeman...
07:30, 2019-09-19

Instagram cracks down on posts touting 'miraculous' weight loss On Instagram and other social media sites, health misinformation is rampant. Companies have only recently begun to take steps to clamp down on this kind of content....
07:30, 2019-09-19

Cooking Tips: 3 Tips To Make Restaurant-Style Crispy Spring Rolls Filled with the goodness of hearty vegetables along with bits of chicken or mutton, spring rolls are super-delicious and taste even better when they are paired with dips....
07:30, 2019-09-19

Asia stocks mostly edge higher as Fed cuts rate; Bank of Japan keeps monetary policy steady The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut its overnight rate by 25 basis points to a range of 1.75% to 2%, a move that was widely expected. The central bank, however, appeared divided on further action for the year....
07:30, 2019-09-19

How Batman Nearly Died in 1985, Only to Return as The Dark Knight On Batman's 80th anniversary, DC archivist Benjamin LeClear tells us how the Dark Knight cheated death thanks to Frank Miller, the effects of Batman's popularity from Batman: The Animated Series......
08:00, 2019-09-19

Cameron asked for Queen's help to stop Scottish independence David Cameron asked the Queen for help in heading off Scottish independence after a poll before the 2014 referendum suggested a lead for those wanting to leave the union....
08:00, 2019-09-19

Bernie Sanders’ Iowa political director has left campaign, reports say Just days after a shakeup in the New Hampshire leadership of Sen. Bernie Sanders’ 2020 presidential campaign comes word that the candidate’s Iowa political director has departed as well....
08:00, 2019-09-19

Fox News Poll: Biden at new low in Democratic primary race It’s increasingly more important to Democratic primary voters to beat President Donald Trump than support their favorite candidate -- and former Vice President Joe Biden is widely considered the candidate most likely to give them the White House. ...
08:00, 2019-09-19

Pelosi steams ahead with drug pricing plan amid liberal angst Speaker Nancy Pelosi is making a hard sell to her caucus this week on a signature drug pricing bill. But it’s not yet clear whether she can win over skeptical progressives. The California Democrat has won initial praise from key moderate factions in her drive to push the legislation through by Thank...
08:00, 2019-09-19

Ilhan Omar urges Twitter to take down Trump's false tweet Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) today called on Twitter to take action against President Donald Trump’s account and remove a tweet in which he shared a false claim that Omar had “partied” on the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.“They have a responsibility and they set community standards and ...
08:00, 2019-09-19

New Epstein accuser sues estate, says she was abused at age 14 According to the lawsuit, the woman suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety and depression as a result of sexual abuse she endured from 2002 to 2005 at Epstein's Manhattan mansion....
08:30, 2019-09-19

Federal Reserve cuts interest rates amid fears of global slowdown A divided Federal Reserve eased interest rates on Wednesday amid mixed signals over the direction of the economy and growing pressure from President Trump. Just seven of 10 Fed officials under Chairman Jerome “Jay” Powell backed the second reduction, which comes at a time of confusing economic news....
08:30, 2019-09-19

Mosquito-borne EEE virus kills ‘perfectly healthy’ man in 9 days A Michigan artist who died after he contracted the rare Eastern equine encephalitis virus from a mosquito bite “went from perfectly healthy to brain dead” in nine days, a report said. Gregg McChesney, 64, of Kalamazoo County, died on August 19 “following a nine-day illness” after becoming infected, ...
08:30, 2019-09-19

Pastafarian pastor wears colander, leads prayer at government meeting HOMER, Alaska — A pastor wearing a colander on his head offered the opening prayer on behalf of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster to open a local government meeting in Alaska, the latest blessing from a nontraditional church since a court ruling. Barrett Fletcher, the Pastafarian pastor, no...
08:30, 2019-09-19

HUD official Lynne Patton slapped with violation over red USA cap in office Government watchdogs bared their fangs at HUD official Lynne Patton Wednesday, slapping the Trump family friend with ethics violations — for the outrage of stashing a red “USA” cap being sold by the Trump campaign on a shelf in her office. Patton, a regular on social media, was also dinged for using...
08:30, 2019-09-19

John Bolton unloads on Trump’s ‘disrespectful’ foreign policy Bolton, speaking at a private luncheon, also said that negotiations with North Korea and Iran were “doomed to failure” on the president’s watch, two people who were there told Politico....
08:30, 2019-09-19

UK's Labour starts to reverse Blair's changes to nationalization policy Britain's opposition Labour Party has started a process that could reverse former leader Tony Blair's move away from a commitment for common ownership of the means of production, distribution and exchange, The Times reported....
09:00, 2019-09-19

Saudi ambassador to Germany says all options on the table against Iran: radio The Saudi ambassador to Germany said on Thursday all options were on the table in retaliation to attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities over the weekend that the kingdom has blamed on Iran....
09:00, 2019-09-19

Tonga holds state funeral for climate change campaigner PM Tonga observed a day of national mourning on Thursday for the state funeral of Prime Minister 'Akilisi Pohiva, known as a pro-democracy and climate change campaigner in the South Pacific....
09:00, 2019-09-19

Canada Conservative leader says Trudeau brown face picture shows he's unfit to govern Canadian Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer said his Liberal rival in the upcoming election, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, is unfit to govern the country after a 2001 picture emerged showing him dressed in brown face....
09:00, 2019-09-19

Russia frees jailed protester as teachers, priests demand end to crackdown A Moscow court freed an opposition protester from custody on Wednesday, as school teachers and Orthodox priests told authorities to rein in a crackdown following the biggest anti-Kremlin protests in the capital for years....
09:00, 2019-09-19

What do I need to make YouTube videos? Ed wonders if you need a computer to make YouTube videos, as he doesn’t own oneI’m a newbie. When people shoot YouTube videos, do they need a computer or laptop to do so? I don’t have either. EdPeople shoot videos with all kinds of equipment, from simple smartphones to professional movie cameras. Pr...
09:30, 2019-09-19

Fifa 20 review: A nostalgic throwback with a modern twist as EA Sports edges closer to reality The official launch of Fifa 20 is now just days away and football fans are gearing up to shut themselves away from the outside world to get acquainted with the title's latest incarnation....
09:30, 2019-09-19

Trump’s communications with foreign leader are part of whistleblower complaint that spurred standoff between spy chief and Congress, former officials say The president’s interaction with the foreign leader included a “promise” that prompted an intelligence official to file a formal whistleblower complaint, the officials said....
09:30, 2019-09-19

‘Our relations are with Israel’: Trump appears to give embattled Netanyahu the cold shoulder Trump said he had not spoken to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a man he has described as a close friend. He then noted that the election is close while playing down Netanyahu’s importance to the alliance between the United States and Israel....
09:30, 2019-09-19

RBC says ECB likely to keep rates on hold, not cut rates again this year RBC Capital Markets said on Thursday it now expected the European Central bank to keep its deposit rate on hold at -0.5% for the foreseeable future, having previously forecast further rate cuts this year....
10:00, 2019-09-19

Japanese shares climb close to this year's peak after Fed rate cut Japanese shares rallied to close in on this year's peaks on Thursday, with domestic demand-led shares leading gains after a rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve helped boost risk sentiment....
10:00, 2019-09-19

PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Sept 19 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
10:00, 2019-09-19

Toyota to expand plant in Brazil's Sao Paulo state, joining Volkswagen, GM Toyota Motor Corp on Thursday announced a 1 billion reais ($243.29 million) expansion at a plant in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo, joining Volkswagen and General Motors in new investments in the region....
10:00, 2019-09-19

Nigeria becomes Africa's staging ground for the illegal pangolin trade with Asia In a rubble-strewn storage lot in the sprawling Nigerian port city of Lagos, customs agents crack open a shipping container crammed with scales from pangolins, a shy mammal prized in Asia for its use in medicines....
10:30, 2019-09-19

Malaysia to push Southeast Asian nations for long-term solution to smog Malaysia will push its Southeast Asian neighbors to strengthen cooperation in finding a long-term solution for smog wafted across the region from forest fires in Indonesia, its environment minister said on Thursday....
10:30, 2019-09-19

Lorena strengthens into hurricane off coast of Colima, Mexico Storm Lorena became a category one hurricane on Wednesday off Mexico's Pacific coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said, as heavy rains and high winds were making their way inland....
10:30, 2019-09-19

In photos: Highlights from the week in Washington, D.C., for September 16, 2019 Ivanka Trump leads a workforce advisory board meeting at the Boys & Girls Club; Vice President Mike Pence greets newly naturalized U.S. citizens; and President Donald Trump's former campaign manager testifies in Congress, among the highlights of the week in Washington, D.C., for September 16, 2019....
10:30, 2019-09-19

America's Got Talent Season 14 Crowns a Winner Well this feels right. Kodi Lee has been named the winner of America's Got Talent season 14, which felt inevitable all season long. The 22 year-old singer and pianist is blind and......
10:30, 2019-09-19

Lots of people—including Cary Elwes—have thoughts on the idea of a Princess Bride reboot For many people, there are few adventure movies more exuberantly pure than Rob Reiner’s The Princess Bride, a film that combines so many of cinema’s great pleasures: Romance, sword-fighting, witty banter, Carol Kane slapping the crap out of Billy Crystal, and more. The 1987 movie is beloved by a who...
10:30, 2019-09-19

ESPN's Ryan Clark flips out on Paul Finebaum for criticizing Cam Newton during 'Get Up' ESPN commentator Paul Finebaum declared Cam Newton done. That set off Ryan Clark, who used Finebaum's praise of Eli Manning against him.       ...
11:00, 2019-09-19

Cowboys waive former first-round pick Taco Charlton after 2-plus years Taco Charlton struggled to find his way with the Cowboys after the team used a first-round pick on him in the 2017 NFL draft.       ...
11:00, 2019-09-19

Fantasy football position rankings: Cowboys primed to dominate Dolphins in Week 3 Dallas' offense should have a field day vs. Miami, with Dak Prescott as this week's No. 2 quarterback and Ezekiel Elliott the top-rated running back.       ...
11:00, 2019-09-19

How Brittni Donaldson became the NBA's youngest assistant coach Brittni Donaldson, who joins the Toronto Raptors' bench this season, is the youngest assistant coach and 10th female coach in the NBA.       ...
11:00, 2019-09-19

Amazon's Next Big Sale to Offer 'Lowest' Prices on Over 100 Smartphones Amazon's Great Indian Festival sale will kick off from September 29. In the days leading up to the sale, the online retail giant has started offering a glimpse into what kind of mobile phone offers......
11:45, 2019-09-19

US Treasury yields lower after Fed cuts rates U.S. government debt prices were higher Thursday morning, after the Fed failed to signal further rate cuts this year, disappointing market expectations....
11:45, 2019-09-19

| Tiger confirmed for Japanese skins challenge Tiger Woods is expected to go head to head with Rory McIlroy, Jason Day and Hideki Matsuyama in a live competition called The Challenge: Japan Skins....
12:15, 2019-09-19

Arcimoto is finally shipping its three-wheeled EV to customers After more than a decade of working on its "Fun Utility Vehicle," or FUV, Arcimoto is finally shipping the three-wheeled EVs to customers. The company announced today that it's entered production mode, which means you could see the FUV cruising aroun......
12:15, 2019-09-19

Tesla's Model 3 joins Audi's E-Tron in claiming top safety award The Tesla Model 3 has joined the Audi E-Tron as one of the safest cars on the road, earning a Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The organization said that the Model 3 earned "good" ratings across the board......
12:15, 2019-09-19

Skullcandy's Crusher ANC block noise while you feel the bass Skullcandy's Crusher headphones have offered thumping bass tones that rumble your dome (literally) since 2013. In 2016, the company introduced a wireless version and followed up with "an ultra-realistic sensory bass experience" on the Crusher 360 las......
12:15, 2019-09-19

| WATCH | Canada's Trudeau admits to racist 'brownface' makeup Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has apologised for wearing brownface makeup at a party 18 years ago, as he scrambled to get on top of a fresh blow to a re-election campaign dogged by controversy....
12:15, 2019-09-19

Alleged ‘madame’ of Chicago sex ‘dungeon’ facing federal prostitution and financial charges: report A 31-year-old woman pleaded not guilty Wednesday after federal prosecutors in Chicago charged her with operating a sex “dungeon” and multistate prostitution business that allegedly brought in millions of dollars from clients across the nation....
12:45, 2019-09-19

2 California middle school students arrested after 'sucker punch' leaves third in critical condition: reports Two California middle school students had been arrested and a third was left in critical condition after he was allegedly sucker punched during a fight that broke out on-campus Monday, according to reports....
12:45, 2019-09-19

US backs Saudi 'right to defend itself' after 'act of war,' secretary of state says The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo described attacks on Saudi oil facilities as an "act of war" by Iran. Tehran has denied a role in the attacks and said it would retaliate if targeted....
12:45, 2019-09-19

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Sir John Major to challenge Boris Johnson suspending Parliament in row over Brexit The Supreme Court will today hear from a host of supporters of a legal challenge against Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament....
12:45, 2019-09-19

Aspiring actress took own life an hour after release from hospital The family of an aspiring actress who took her own life an hour after psychiatrists released her from a mental health hospital have called for better assessments for vulnerable patients....
12:45, 2019-09-19

Dramatic moment hero police officers spring into action to save man as he jumps off bridge While another said: "My heart almost stopped. Such quick action by this Officer saved this young man's life. The Officer very well could have been pulled over himself. You are a hero."...
12:45, 2019-09-19

John Major to tell Supreme Court Boris Johnson's Parliament shutdown motivated by 'political interest' Sir John Major is today set to tell the UK's highest court that Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament was motivated by the Prime Minister's "political interest"....
12:45, 2019-09-19

How I Learned to Be a Better Doctor From My Wife’s Struggle With Alzheimer’s “Get out! Get out!” My wife, Joan, having just woken up, was screaming, and hitting out wildly at the stranger in her bed. She was in a panic, her body shaking with fright. “Get away from here. Get out!” The man she perceived as a stranger was me, her husband of more than for...
13:15, 2019-09-19

Google Assistant gets its own phone number in India Google is making its Assistant available to people in India via a phone call, so they don’t need a smart speaker or even a smartphone to access the service. The company announced at its Google for India annual event it has partnered with mobile carrier Vodafone-Idea to enable this feature. And as wi...
13:45, 2019-09-19

Driver who fatally struck 1-year-old lived in same Bronx building as victim The man accused of running over a 1-year-old Bronx girl is a self-described rapper who shacked up in the same apartment building as the child he killed, The Post has learned. Kier Boneparte, 22, faces reckless driving and other charges stemming from the Tuesday afternoon death of Djeneba Magassa, wh...
13:45, 2019-09-19

Gay activist Charles Leslie molested kid in penis-filled apartment: suit A Los Angeles man is suing Manhattan gay-rights icon Charles Leslie for $10 million claiming Leslie sexually abused him as a child inside his notorious “phallus palace” Soho apartment filled with art and sculptures of penises, according to a new lawsuit. Thor Gold says the abuse happened in the 1970...
13:45, 2019-09-19

Brooklyn man rescues sick dog, finds himself in ‘pretentious Park Slope BS’ A Brooklyn man saved a sick puppy and then launched an online campaign to help pay its vet bills — only to be slammed as a “scammer” by barking-mad neighbors, he said Wednesday. “The whole thing went off the rails … I was accused of trying to commit fraud,” Luke Perrin, 38, of Carrol Gardens,......
13:45, 2019-09-19

Is this China's 'Loch Ness monster'? Footage goes viral Grainy footage of something moving in China’s Yangtze River has been dubbed the country’s “Loch Ness Monster,” sending ripples through Chinese social media....
13:45, 2019-09-19

Trevor Noah Is Skeptical About War in Iran, Even if Saudis Are Good Customers Presidential praise for the Saudis had Noah imagining a “Braveheart” scene: “Why do we fight? Not for our wives, not for our children. No, because they pay cash!”...
13:45, 2019-09-19

Country singer Josh Turner's crew members involved in bus accident that left 1 dead, 7 injured Crew members for country singer Josh Turner were involved in a crash late Wednesday night after a show, leaving one dead and seven injured.        ...
14:15, 2019-09-19

Dallas Cowboys' Robert Quinn accuses media of twisting anthem protests message Dallas Cowboys defensive end Robert Quinn was asked Wednesday whether he would raise a fist during the national anthem and used the opportunity to lambast the media over the national anthem protests....
14:15, 2019-09-19

Antonio Brown shares text messages appearing to show doctor joking about farting incident Antonio Brown on Wednesday shared a text message that appeared to be from the doctor who accused him of farting in his face repeatedly and laughing about it during a consultation in August 2018....
14:15, 2019-09-19

Saints QB Brees has surgery on hand, teammates move on As Drew Brees underwent surgery on his injured throwing hand Wednesday afternoon in Los Angeles, his New Orleans Saints teammates went about business mostly as usual preparing for their first game without the star quarterback....
14:15, 2019-09-19

Central Park Tower: 1,500ft-high New York skyscraper is now the world's tallest residential building The Big Apple welcomes a 131-storey vertical neighbourhood of homes priced up to £50.44 million and 'the world's most exclusive' residents' club and spa....
14:15, 2019-09-19

Huawei seeks to upstage Apple with Mate 30 smartphone launch Huawei launched its Mate 30 range of smartphones on Thursday, saying its cameras were superior, its wraparound screen brighter and its dimensions more compact than Apple's iPhone 11 Pro Max launched last week....
14:45, 2019-09-19

UPDATE 1-Alberta to return C$1.3 mln worth of pot products to CannTrust CannTrust Holdings Inc said on Thursday that Alberta government has decided to return C$1.3 million worth of sold pot products, days after the Canadian health regulator cancelled the company's licence to produce and sell cannabis....
14:45, 2019-09-19

Iranian military official says enemies will regret aggression against Tehran Iran's adversaries will regret any aggression against it, a senior Iranian military officer said a day after Riyadh and Washington blamed Iran for attacks on oil installations in Saudi Arabia....
14:45, 2019-09-19

Trump's Attacks on the Homeless Are Getting More and More Unhinged President Donald Trump ramped up his attacks on both homeless people and the state of California on Wednesday. He told reporters that homeless people in San Francisco are polluting the ocean with used needles. He also said that the Environmental Protection Agency would issue the city a violation for...
14:45, 2019-09-19

Zelda: Link’s Awakening review: This beach adventure looks 2019, feels 1993 Enlarge / Welcome back to Koholint Island, the world of Link's Awakening, newly reborn as a lively, plasticky world of toys. (credit: Nintendo) What can you expect from an official remake of a Nintendo classic? For nearly three decades, the answer has been all over the map. Sometimes, the company ...
14:45, 2019-09-19

Buttigieg rolls out healthcare plan: 'Medicare for all who want it' Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg released details of a healthcare plan that he has dubbed "Medicare for all who want it," further distancing himself from progressive rivals who want to abolish private health insurance in favor of "Medicare for all."...
15:15, 2019-09-19

Barca join Man Utd in race for striking sensation Haaland - Euro Papers "Erling Haaland scored a hat-trick for Red Bull Salzburg this week and one Spanish newspaper revealed today that Barcelona are one of a whole host of clubs watching his progress - but that they have been tracking him for some time."...
15:15, 2019-09-19

Manchester United to offer Pogba new deal - Paper Round "Manchester United will offer Paul Pogba a new contract, Inter Milan want Olivier Giroud, Arsenal scout Dominik Szoboszlai, and Qatar 2022 is under scrutiny."...
15:15, 2019-09-19

Marvel is about to solve two of the remaining mysteries from ‘Endgame’, but we have a long wait ahead of us Avengers: Infinity War set up Endgame perfectly to become the highest-grossing movie ever. The first film ended with an amazing cliffhanger and offered plenty of mysteries that needed solving, so Marvel fans flocked to cinemas to see how Marvel fixed everything. And Marvel did offer answers to most ...
15:15, 2019-09-19

Netflix in October 2019: Every new movie and TV series coming next month, and everything leaving With just a couple weeks left in the month of September, we’re finally closing in on the launches of Disney+ and Apple TV+. Both video streaming services are expected to launch in November, and once they do (especially Disney’s), the streaming wars will kick into a new gear. As such, I e...
15:15, 2019-09-19

Kobe Bryant recalls what then-Charlotte Hornets GM told him before draft day trade: 'I was triggered' Kobe Bryant was selected with the No. 13 pick in the 1996 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets but his tenure with the organization lasted only a few hours....
15:15, 2019-09-19

Soccer: FIFA tells Iran it is time to allow women into stadiums FIFA president Gianni Infantino has told Iran it is time to allow women into football stadiums and the global soccer body expects "positive developments", starting with their next home match in October....
15:15, 2019-09-19

NFL notebook: Saints mum on starting quarterback Saints coach Sean Payton is not tipping his hand at quarterback, refusing to name backup Teddy Bridgewater as the starter Sunday when New Orleans visits the Seattle Seahawks....
15:15, 2019-09-19

Report: DEA joins investigation into Skaggs' death The Drug Enforcement Administration is working to find the source of the drugs that Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs took before he died, ESPN's "Outside the Lines" reported on Wednesday....
15:15, 2019-09-19

Britain's Thomas to race TT and road race at worlds Geraint Thomas will ride in both the individual time trial and road race at next week's UCI Road World Championships in Yorkshire, British Cycling said on Wednesday....
15:15, 2019-09-19

Airbus A340-600 chopped up into coffee tables Pieces of German airline Lufthansa's retired have been transformed into stylish coffee tables, clocks, luggage and other pieces of furniture and offered up for sale....
15:15, 2019-09-19

FHR, StuLo offer local student loan debt relief program According to the Federal Reserve and New York Federal Reserve, more than 44 million borrowers across the U.S. collectively owe $1.5 trillion in student loan debt. / Getty Images TUCSON – Family Housing Resources, Inc. (FHR) announced Wednesday a new Student Loan Debt Relief Program. The program is o...
15:45, 2019-09-19

Iran’s Foreign Minister Vows ‘All-Out War’ if U.S. or Saudis Strike “We don’t want war,” Mohammad Javad Zarif told CNN, “but we won’t blink to defend our territory.” U.S. and Saudi officials have blamed Iran for an attack on Saudi oil facilities....
15:45, 2019-09-19

Australia’s Toughest Question: How Close Is Too Close to China? A furor involving the country’s first Chinese-born member of Parliament highlights the country’s struggle over where to draw the line on links to Beijing....
15:45, 2019-09-19

A Revolution in Brittany: Mayors Defy French State to Ban Pesticides A mayor banned pesticide use on the farms surrounding his village. Even though he was prosecuted for doing so, dozens of other mayors have followed his lead....
15:45, 2019-09-19

No future, no children: Teens refusing to have kids until there's action on climate change Canadian Emma Lim is pledgeing #NoFutureNoChildren until her government takes serious action against climate change. And it's cathcing on globally.        ...
15:45, 2019-09-19

Trump administration moves toward national fuel economy standard, prepares for legal battle with California EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler and Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao announced Thursday a “One National Program Rule,” paving the way for the federal government to set national uniform standards for fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions for cars and light-duty trucks....
15:45, 2019-09-19

Herod the Great: A Biblical Tyrant But An Able Protector of Judaea Herod the Great was a Roman client king of Judaea (known also as the Herodian kingdom) who lived during the 1st century BC. He was also the founder of the Herodian dynasty, whose members, like Herod himself, served as Roman client kings.  ...
15:45, 2019-09-19

Exxon may shut Beaumont, Texas refinery due to flooding : sources Exxon Mobil Corp may shut the 369,024 barrel per day (bpd) Beaumont, Texas, refinery because of flooding, sources familiar with plant operations said on Thursday....
16:15, 2019-09-19

Timber industry pressing to be included in Trump trade war assistance for farmers The timber industry is pressing the Trump administration and Congress to be included in the China trade retaliation relief currently available to the agricultural industry. The administration has thus far excluded loggers from assistance, but 65 members of the industry are trying to change that with...
16:15, 2019-09-19

WordPress.com parent Automattic raises $300 million from Salesforce at a $3 billion valuation WordPress.com parent Automattic has raised $300 million in funding from Salesforce Ventures, giving it a post-funding valuation of $3 billion.Read More...
16:15, 2019-09-19

Google launches AI lab in Bangalore, India Google is opening an AI lab in Bangalore, India that will focus in part on the creation of systems to improve education, agriculture, and health care.Read More...
16:15, 2019-09-19

Soulful singer Kodi Lee takes home Season 14 'America's Got Talent' crown Kodi Lee captivated the "America's Got Talent" judges and America with his golden buzzer-earning audition. Now, he's the winner of "AGT."        ...
16:15, 2019-09-19

The Art of Writing JRPGs If there’s one thing Yoshitaka Murayama knows better than most people in the world, it’s how to bring Japanese role-playing games to life. While at Konami, he created the Suikoden series, and more recently did the scenario for The Alliance Alive. During the Tokyo Game Show, I sat down with Murayama ...
16:45, 2019-09-19

Crafty Teens Charged With Taking $640,000 Worth Of New GM Trucks, Attempting To Steal ATM Teens! They are amazing and also terrifying. These days some of them are getting addicted to flavored e-cigarettes; others are out there trying to kick climate change’s ass. Yet others still are getting into typical teen mischief, and if this Michigan crime is any indication, modern teens are more c...
16:45, 2019-09-19

'I’m tired and desperate' – a disabled victim of domestic violence on her struggle to survive Disabled women are at higher risk of domestic violence than others, so why are there so few accessible refuges? As Sarah’s story shows, they are faced with an impossible systemTo survive in the refuge, Sarah (not her real name) stores fruit and cereal bars to eat in her room. When we first talk in M...
16:45, 2019-09-19

Airbnb plans public listing in 2020 In a short statement posted on its website on Thursday, Airbnb, which is widely expected to list through a direct listing, did not give any details about how it plans to list its shares....
17:15, 2019-09-19

Real crunch from Saudi Arabia's oil outage has yet to be felt Saudi Arabia's ability to avert a global oil supply crunch will only become clear in a few weeks, because for now its crude held in storage can fill the gap and mask the scale of damage to its facilities, traders and analysts say....
17:15, 2019-09-19

France and Germany to cooperate on 'sovereign data infrastructure': minister Germany and France intend to pool efforts to create a "sovereign data infrastructure" for Europe so that the continent's data can be stored and processed at home rather than in the United States or China, German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said....
17:15, 2019-09-19

Nifty Closes At Lowest Level In Seven Months: Highlights Stock Market LIVE (Sensex, Nifty today): The S&P BSE Sensex index fell as much as 576.08 points to touch 35,987.80 in afternoon, its lowest intraday level recorded since March 5. The broader NSE Nifty......
17:15, 2019-09-19

20 killed, dozens wounded in Afghanistan car bomb blast The Taliban claimed responsibility for an early Thursday suicide attack that killed at least 20 people and wounded dozens more in Afghanistan's Zabul province....
17:15, 2019-09-19

Sainz: Hulkenberg would stay if F1 was about "speed and talent" Carlos Sainz Jr believes Nico Hulkenberg would stay in Formula 1 "if it was about speed and talent", after Hulkenberg was dropped by Renault and snubbed by Haas for 2020....
17:45, 2019-09-19

Whincup Supercars rant dispute escalates, ban still possible Seven-time Supercars champion Jamie Whincup may yet face a race suspension for what the head of Australian motorsport's governing body called a "disgraceful" outburst about series officials...
17:45, 2019-09-19

Isaakyan replaces injured Correa in Sauber F2 team for rest of 2019 SMP Racing driver Matevos Isaakyan will complete the Formula 2 season for the Sauber Junior Team in place of injured Alfa Romeo Formula 1 junior Juan Manuel Correa...
17:45, 2019-09-19

Whistleblower complaint, reportedly on Trump 'promise' to foreign leader, touches off DC firestorm A whistleblower complaint that reportedly involved allegations President Trump made a troubling and unspecified "promise" to a foreign leader touched off a new Washington firestorm on Thursday, as the intelligence community’s top watchdog testified on the matter and the president adamantly denied th...
17:45, 2019-09-19

Government-run health care, universal Medicare buy-ins backed by most Democratic voters: Fox News Poll As health care continues to become a central issue heading into the 2020 presidential election season, Democrats indicate they favor offering some form of a government-run system, according to a Fox News Poll....
17:45, 2019-09-19

Democrats' drug pricing proposal 'dead on arrival' in Senate: leading Republican The second most powerful Republican in the U.S. Senate on Thursday said that a Democratic plan on drug pricing would not survive in the Republican-dominated chamber, calling it "heavy-handed."...
17:45, 2019-09-19

Pocket Casts will give existing desktop customers Plus for life Earlier this week the popular podcast app Pocket Casts announced some big changes. In addition to making the mobile app free, Pocket Casts unveiled a new paid subscription tier, Pocket Casts Plus. It said customers who previously paid for desktop acc......
17:45, 2019-09-19

Amazon plans to hit Paris climate change goals 10 years early Jeff Bezos has announced Amazon will sign up to a climate pledge with the aim of meeting the United Nations Paris Agreement climate goals 10 years early. He said Amazon will hit emission reduction targets, report its emissions regularly and implement......
17:45, 2019-09-19

Pinterest makes it easier for groups to organize and react to their boards Pinterest is making it easier to figure out your Group Board collaborators' thoughts when you're working on projects together. Starting this week, the social network will make it possible to "react" to a pin in a Group Board. While you can already "h......
17:45, 2019-09-19

USA TODAY Sports college football staff picks for Week 4 of the season Week 4 of the college football season bring a matchup between Notre Dame and Georgia plus two other showdowns. USA TODAY staff pick the Top 25 games.       ...
18:15, 2019-09-19

Perception of musical pitch varies across cultures People who are accustomed to listening to Western music, which is based on a system of notes organized in octaves, can usually perceive the similarity between notes that are same but played in different registers — say, high C and middle C. However, a longstanding question is whether this a universa...
18:15, 2019-09-19

Shares of Ping Identity jump 25% in U.S. market debut Shares of Ping Identity Holding Corp jumped 25% in their market debut on Thursday, giving the identity software company a market value of about $1.46 billion....
18:15, 2019-09-19

Egyptian tuk-tuk start-up Halan to expand to Ethiopia Halan, an Egyptian technology start-up that uses two- and three-wheeled vehicles to transport passengers and goods, will begin operating in Ethiopia before the end of 2019, its chief executive told Reuters....
18:15, 2019-09-19

The Android tech that iPhone users are most jealous of somehow got even better As an iPhone user, there’s one technology available on Android devices that I envy most, and it’s obviously one that has yet to make it over to iOS devices. That’s fast wired and wireless charging that can replenish battery life quicker than ever. And somehow, that technology is ge...
18:15, 2019-09-19

Google Maps is about to receive a feature we’ve all been waiting for It took a significant location tracking scandal for Google to actually do something about the user’s privacy when it comes to location tracking. After a report called Google out for misleading users who thought their location data wouldn’t be collected because of the way they set up loca...
18:15, 2019-09-19

FDA announces criminal investigation into vape-linked lung illnesses The CDC has counted at least 530 cases of e-cigarette-linked lung illnesses in the last several weeks, and the FDA has collected more than 150 vapor cartridge products for testing....
18:45, 2019-09-19

Showdown preview: The 2019 BSB season so far "Ahead of the final three rounds and The Showdown, we take a look back at what has been an action-packed 2019 season in Bennetts British Superbikes."...
18:45, 2019-09-19

Mike Johnson breaks silence on not becoming the first black 'Bachelor,' date with Demi Lovato "Bachelorette" alum Mike Johnson opened up about Rachel Lindsay wanting him to be the first black "Bachelor" star, plus his date with Demi Lovato.        ...
18:45, 2019-09-19

Shola Amoo: the man behind the British Moonlight A period movie with a twist, The Last Tree is the coming-of-age story of a boy struggling to find his identity in both the English countryside in which he’s raised and the Nigerian shantytown of his birthShola Amoo sits outside a cafe on a sun-blazed afternoon, a man with something up his sleeve. Im...
18:45, 2019-09-19

Anton Corbijn's unseen portraits of Arcade Fire – in pictures Arcade Fire released their classic album Funeral 15 years ago this month. These photos, unpublished until now, were taken by Anton Corbijn just as the band broke through Continue reading......
18:45, 2019-09-19

Loretta Lynn was 'so tickled' Metallica covered her song Metallica busted out a Loretta Lynn classic at its Nashville concert earlier this year. The country singer said she may have to cover the band now.        ...
18:45, 2019-09-19

CORRECTED-Aviation watchdog may ask Boeing to set up 737 MAX simulators in India India's aviation safety regulator may ask Boeing to set up simulators in India to train pilots on the 737 MAX planes once it clears the aircraft as safe for flying, a senior official with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
19:15, 2019-09-19

Amazon Orders 100,000 Vans From Electric Startup Rivian By 2024 Earlier this year, Amazon invested $700 million in Michigan’s electric car startup Rivian, but now the company has built on that with an order for 100,000 vans to hit the roads by 2024, which is a lot of vans....
19:15, 2019-09-19

American Airlines mechanic shared ‘disturbing’ ISIS videos, told agents he had ‘evil side,’ prosecutors say An American Airlines mechanic accused of sabotaging a plane in July reportedly told arresting agents he had an “evil side,” a nefarious persona prosecutors sought to expose Wednesday as they presented alleged evidence of his Islamist sympathies -- and aspirations -- at a bail hearing in Miami....
19:15, 2019-09-19

Hawaii police training sparks false emergency sirens A police training exercise in Hawaii "inadvertently triggered" a false emergency siren on the islands of Oahu and Maui — sparking panic among residents, who have experienced false alerts before....
19:15, 2019-09-19

| Abbott shows Proteas have shed a costly ‘generation’ Kyle Abbott’s superlative county bowling feat served as a disconcerting reminder of the flight of high-calibre cricketers from SA soil, says Rob Houwing....
19:15, 2019-09-19

| SA lifesavers ready for International Surf Rescue Challenge International surf lifesaving competition returns to Durban for the first time in a decade when the eleventh edition of the International Surf Rescue Challenge....
19:15, 2019-09-19

Manufacturer halts distribution of generic Zantac after cancer-causing impurity discovery When the FDA issued a bulletin alerting everyone to the presence of a possible cancer-causing impurity in the popular heartburn drug marketed as Zantac, the administration stopped short of telling people to stop taking the popular drugs. Now, in the wake of that news, shipments of a generic version ...
19:15, 2019-09-19

House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn's wife dies at 80 Dr. Emily England Clyburn, wife of House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn, passed away on Thursday. She was 80 years old.Emily Clyburn — known as "Dr. Em" to many — was an esteemed librarian and political activist who played a key role in her husband's political career. The House will adjourn on Monday so ...
19:15, 2019-09-19

"Government Afraid Onions Might Be Hurled At PM's Convoy": Sharad Pawar Instead of saying how many new factories have come up, Prime Minister Narendra Modi should state how many factories have closed down due to the slowdown, NCP chief Sharad Pawar said on Thursday....
19:45, 2019-09-19

Trade Tension, Energy Cooperation On Agenda In PM's US Visit: 10 Points Prime Minister Narendra Modi is starting on Friday for a hectic week-long tour of the US that includes two meetings with US President Donald Trump, nearly 20 other bilaterals, and address at the UN......
19:45, 2019-09-19

Trinamool Vs Governor As Babul Supriyo Targeted At Jadavpur University Union minister Babul Supriyo was targetted by students when he went to the Jadavpur University this evening to attend a programme being held by the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, the students'......
19:45, 2019-09-19

In Tihar's Jail Number 7, P Chidambaram And DK Shivakumar Tihar Jail's unit number seven -- where former Union minister P Chidambaram has been lodged -- will soon get two more high-profile prisoners. DK Shivakumar, the Congress's troubleshooter in Karnataka......
19:45, 2019-09-19

PSA Order Accuses Farooq Abdullah Of Spreading "Secessionist Ideology" Statements mobilising people against the state and the "tremendous potential" to create public disorder in the Valley are among the charges listed against former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister......
19:45, 2019-09-19

Stronger Euro: Another "Brexit Surprise"? While the news in Europe is dominated by Brexit developments, the euro has been quietly getting stronger. First, against the U.S. dollar. Soon, against the British pound. Discover why in this free video....
19:45, 2019-09-19

Microsoft, health shares boost Wall Street; S&P 500 eyes record high Gains in Microsoft and healthcare shares boosted Wall Street's main indexes on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected and left the door open for further monetary easing....
19:45, 2019-09-19

Exclusive: France's CNP and Brazil's Caixa close to reaching $1.7 billion insurance deal - sources France's CNP Assurances SA is close to reaching a deal worth 7 billion reais ($1.7 billion) with Brazil's state-owned lender Caixa Economica Federal [CEF.UL] to sell insurance in the bank's more than 3,000 branches, two sources with knowledge of the matter said....
19:45, 2019-09-19

VW Golf GTI/R The Golf family of compact cars is being redesigned in Germany for 2020, but the Golf GTI and Golf R that will sell in the U.S. won't be here until 2021....
19:45, 2019-09-19

Jerry strengthens into a hurricane, eyes Puerto Rico and Bermuda Tropical Storm Jerry strengthened into a hurricane Thursday morning and is expected to pass north of Puerto Rico on Saturday and east of the Bahamas on Sunday, before taking aim at an already storm-sacked Bermuda early next week. ...
20:30, 2019-09-19

Turkey chemical factory explosion launches metal tank into sky above fleeing onlookers, video shows A metal tank exploded and launched into the sky Wednesday after a raging fire engulfed a chemical factory in Istanbul, injuring two firefighters battling the blaze and sending bystanders fleeing for cover....
20:30, 2019-09-19

Taliban violence in Afghanistan ramps up as suicide bomb kills at least 20 The Taliban continued with their nearly daily attacks in Afghanistan early Thursday morning when a suicide truck bomb detonated at a hospital in a southern region of the country, killing as many as 20 people and wounded nearly 100 more....
20:30, 2019-09-19

Lawyer in Dutch organized crime trial shot dead in Amsterdam A lawyer who represented a key witness in a major Dutch organized crime trial was shot dead in Amsterdam early Wednesday, sparking outrage and calls for a tougher crackdown on violent underworld gangs....
20:30, 2019-09-19

US To Withdraw, Withhold Funds From Afghanistan, Blames Corruption U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday the United States would withdraw about $100 million earmarked for an energy infrastructure project in Afghanistan and withhold a further $60......
20:30, 2019-09-19

Pilot Dangles From Power Line For 2 Hours After Crash In France, Saved An F-16 fighter jet of the Belgian air force crashed Thursday in western France, with both pilots successfully ejecting but one spent two hours hanging from a power line before being cut down,......
20:30, 2019-09-19

Favour "Peaceful Resolution" To Crisis After Saudi Attack: Mike Pompeo US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Thursday said he preferred a "peaceful resolution" to a crisis sparked by attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure, as Iran warned against "all-out war"....
20:30, 2019-09-19

Singapore-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Bangladesh A Singapore-bound Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight on Thursday made an emergency landing the airportas the aircraft's wheels failed to retract, an official said....
20:30, 2019-09-19

Despite progress in childbirth safety, one woman or baby dies every 11 seconds Childbirth survival rates are now a “staggering success” compared with the year 2000, but one pregnant woman - or her child - still dies every 11 seconds from largely preventable causes, UN health experts said on Thursday....
20:30, 2019-09-19

Not As Heartwarming As It Could Have Been: Anthony Hopkins Just Showed Up At This High School 8 Months Early To Ask A Girl With A Temporary Neck Brace To Prom Here’s a story about a celebrity trying to do something heartwarming that he unfortunately didn’t fully think through first: Anthony Hopkins just showed up at this high school eight months early to ask a girl with a temporary neck brace to prom....
20:30, 2019-09-19

Whatever Happened To The Other Wall Street Millionaire Accused Of Sexual Assault? Since 2017, eight women have gone to civil court and said they were sexually assaulted by the Wall Street financier Howard Rubin. One woman has since dropped her claim, but seven remain—six are suing as plaintiffs in one lawsuit in federal court, while another woman is suing on her own in state cour...
20:30, 2019-09-19

Barry Zito admits to rooting against San Francisco Giants in 2010 World Series Former San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito says he rooted against his team when he was left off the playoff roster.       ...
21:00, 2019-09-19

Big Ten, SEC tops among college football in performance in non-conference games September in college football is a time for conferences to play against each other. The Big Ten and SEC have been the top performers in those games.       ...
21:00, 2019-09-19