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There’s something fishy about Amazon’s FC Ambassadors

Amazon's really been on a roll lately. Well, in terms of becoming an actual supervillain organization. They've already got multiple HQs, can bully (most) local government...

There’s something fishy about Amazon’s FC Ambassadors

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The Amazons: Ancient Warrior Women Dismissed as Myth and Legend Were Real Fearsome Fighters Famous ancient Greek historian Herodotus once wrote of the Amazons - or as he called them Oier Pata (‘Killers of Men’) – a  tribe of fierce warrior w...
16:00, 07/18/2019

Is There Anything Fishy About The Sharks? The San Jose Sharks have forged a reputation over the decades of always being invited to the party and always having to leave by 10:30, either becaus...
21:00, 05/16/2019

Blue My Mind review – something's fishy in coming-of-age horror Luna Wedler delivers a good performance as a shy teenager navigating a new school – and a body that is radically changingSwiss actor and film-maker L...
21:56, 06/19/2019

Brussels calls out UK's Boris Johnson over fishy anecdote The EU has accused UK leadership hopeful Boris Johnson of fake news over his complaint that "Brussels bureaucrats" made life hard for smoked herring ...
06:28, 07/19/2019

'Something fishy': penguins detained by New Zealand police after sushi shop stakeout The flightless birds were found huddling near the grills under the shop, where it was warm“Waddling vagrants” in the form of two little blue penguins...
02:28, 07/16/2019

What in the World Is Going on With These 'Amazon Ambassadors'? Last night, a deeply strange thing happened after a Twitter user responded to a fairly innocuous August 1 tweet from Amazon offering up free tours at...
19:42, 08/15/2019

The secret world of ambassadors: what do they actually do? The resignation of Sir Kim Darroch, the British ambassador to the US, has shone a light on the secretive world of diplomats. But, Ferrero Rocher rece...
09:28, 07/25/2019

Colorado Rockies minor league affiliate shoots down fishy nickname push The Colorado Rockies' minor league baseball affiliate vehemently denied a request Thursday to change their nickname to a federally protected fish tha...
13:56, 06/28/2019

1800-year-old Shard of Roman Glass Left A Fishy Trail From the Black Sea The mystery of the origin of an unusual piece of glass has been solved in Britain. It has been established that it belonged to a very rare fish-shape...
05:28, 07/23/2019

Tucker Carlson's sudden vacation sounds fishy to Trevor Noah When Tucker Carlson announced a fishing trip with his son in the midst of backlash for his comments on white supremacy, Trevor Noah wasn't havin...
21:56, 08/14/2019

‘It Could Have Been Any of Us’: Disdain for Trump Runs Among Ambassadors Sir Kim Darroch, the British ambassador who resigned Wednesday, was not alone in his criticism of the Trump administration and its habit of leaving f...
22:14, 07/10/2019

The not-so-secret history of ambassadors trashing their hosts Britain's ambassador to Washington, who called Trump "inept," is not the first diplomat to be caught offering unflattering views of his host nation's...
14:00, 07/09/2019

New Saudi ambassadors take up posts in Washington and London Saudi Arabia's new ambassadors to the United States and the United Kingdom have taken up their posts after several months' vacancy amid tensions with...
13:28, 07/04/2019

X Ambassadors on ‘Orion’ and working with ‘incredible’ Lizzo If you think that the color combo on the cover of X Ambassadors’ new LP, “Orion,” was inspired by Wiz Khalifa’s 2010 No. 1 hit “Black and Yellow,” th...
19:28, 06/18/2019

U.S. reps from Texas serve as ambassadors of the border On an August morning in West Texas, a caravan rolled across the U.S.-Mexico border. Packed into a train of vehicles -- two vans and seven SUVs -- wer...
07:00, 08/21/2019

More than 20 ambassadors condemn China's treatment of Uighurs in Xinjiang UN ambassadors from 22 states join together in rare show of unity to write letter calling on Beijing to allow freedom of movement for Muslim minority...
06:56, 07/11/2019

Pope lashes out at blogging ambassadors, demands obedience Pope Francis demands obedience from Vatican ambassadors and reminded them of their duties before him, God and the faithful after years of scandal tar...
15:14, 06/13/2019

No-deal Brexit would shrink UK's global influence, say ex-ambassadors Former senior diplomats write to PM urging him to ‘signal a different approach’ at G7 summitLeaving the European Union without a deal would vastly sh...
18:00, 08/24/2019

Kim Darroch's fall from grace casts chill over Washington ambassadors Fellow envoys say they have made similar observations about the Trump administration and deplore the lack of support from Boris Johnson for their UK ...
10:56, 07/13/2019

Ex-U.S. ambassadors to Mexico push Trump to 'delink' trade, migration A group of former U.S. ambassadors to Mexico representing both Republican and Democratic presidents have banded together to urge President Donald Tru...
13:42, 06/05/2019

Capcom is reportedly inviting Resident Evil Ambassadors to test a new game There are reports that a new Resident Evil game is in development after series developer, Capcom’s Division 1, has sent out emails to Resident...
15:28, 08/03/2019

House Dems could retaliate against US and Israel ambassadors after banned visit: report House Democrats are reportedly considering retaliatory moves against two top American and Israeli diplomats in response to Israel’s decision to block...
19:42, 08/17/2019

Family Romance review: Herzog's 'fake family' film is fascinating but fishy Werner Herzog has taken a strange reality – the Japanese company which hires out stand-in friends and relatives – and pointlessly subverted it furthe...
00:42, 05/19/2019

Iranian state television says letters outlining partial withdrawal from 2015 nuclear deal delivered to ambassadors TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian state television says letters outlining partial withdrawal from 2015 nuclear deal delivered to ambassadors....
07:00, 05/08/2019

Kirsten Dunst is ready to topple an empire in On Becoming A God In Central Florida Watching Kirsten Dunst perform, you get the feeling she could take down just about anyone or anything—an immortal, a former mentor, a head of state, ...
01:28, 08/22/2019

That Dog announce Old LP, the cult pop-rock outfit's first new album in 22 years L.A. rockers That Dog delivered three albums of timeless, hook-heavy power-pop between 1993 and 1997, resulting in relatable, deliriously angsty cuts...
01:28, 08/22/2019

Jeremy Renner's out here trying to single-handedly save Spider-Man from Sony With Sony regaining the full rights to Spider-Man and ending its deal with Marvel (reportedly over a producer credit, which seems petty), the future ...
01:28, 08/22/2019

No mention of 'Medicare for all' from Warren or Sanders at union event Presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, speaking at an Iowa labor event for 2020 Democrats, both conspicuously omitted one of th...
01:56, 08/22/2019

Boeing to hire 'few hundred' workers to support grounded 737 MAX Boeing needs a “few hundred” temporary employees to help oversee its grounded fleet of 737 MAX jets as the company works to return the planes to the ...
01:56, 08/22/2019

Eastern Pacific Ocean gives birth to Tropical Storm Ivo Newly formed Tropical Storm Ivo is forecast to hug the west coast of Mexico into this weekend, while a second feature is now much less likely to have...
02:14, 08/22/2019

Did the Marvel Cinematic Universe Just Lose Spider-Man? Fans Reel at Sony-Disney Split After months of negotiations, the two companies could not reach a deal for further cooperation over the comic book character. This could affect the f...
02:42, 08/22/2019

Ford supplier touts engine shroud's noise reduction in Explorer Continental Structural Plastics, the Japanese-owned composites supplier, is manufacturing the Ford Explorer's engine shroud at its plant near the Ohi...
02:42, 08/22/2019

Audi to slot high-powered RS 6 Avant wagon in U.S. lineup The redesigned wagon, on sale in North America next year, boasts a 591 hp twin-turbo powered V-8 engine mated to an eight-speed automatic transmissio...
02:42, 08/22/2019

Vaping Sicknesses Rising: 153 Cases Reported in 16 States The C.D.C. said serious respiratory problems were reported in the past two months, though it remained unclear whether vaping nicotine or THC, the hig...
03:00, 08/22/2019

Trump calls Danish PM's rebuff of Greenland idea 'nasty' as trip cancellation stuns Danes President Donald Trump declared Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen's dismissal of his idea to buy Greenland "nasty" and an affront to the United...
03:00, 08/22/2019

Russian chess legend Anatoly Karpov unable to get U.S. visa, friend says Russian chess grandmaster Anatoly Karpov has been unable for several months to obtain a visa to travel to the United States, his friend, the owner of...
03:28, 08/22/2019

Boston's Straight Pride Parade Decides It's a Cosplay Contest Now The best thing just happened to the upcoming Boston “Straight Pride” Parade (second to this dumbassevent being cancelled): It’s been turned into a co...
03:28, 08/22/2019

Bungee cord snaps as Florida amusement park ride prepares to launch Freaked-out amusement park riders say they “dodged death” when a bungee cord attached to a ride in Florida broke moments before they were...
03:28, 08/22/2019

Space Command to launch Aug. 29 as Trump’s 'Space Force' takes shape President Trump’s proposed Space Force is another step closer to taking off, as top brass announced this week that a space combatant command will lau...
03:56, 08/22/2019

Artificial intelligence could help data centers run far more efficiently A novel system developed by MIT researchers automatically “learns” how to schedule data-processing operations across thousands of servers — a task tr...
03:56, 08/22/2019

Opinion: As Loyola's Sister Jean turns 100, she continues to be example of life well lived The incredible life of Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt, Loyola-Chicago's biggest fan, was celebrated Wednesday as she turned 100 years old.  &...
03:56, 08/22/2019

Justin Thomas starts with big lead as scoring system shakes up FedEx Cup Justin Thomas holds a two-shot lead at the Tour Championship after a staggered scoring measure was created to stifle confusion at the season finale. ...
03:56, 08/22/2019

Tennessee State suspends quarterback facing rape charges Tennessee State suspends QB Demry Croft indefinitely following his indictment on rape and sexual battery charges       ...
03:56, 08/22/2019

How to turn an iPhone's 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' mode on or off, or set it to enable automatically Luis Alvarez/Getty Images The iPhone's driving mode is called Do Not Disturb While Driving, and you can turn it on and off automatically, or manuall...
03:56, 08/22/2019

Critics are already loving the horror-comedy 'Ready or Not.' Here's what they're saying about the surprise hit. Fox Searchlight Pictures The bride-centric horror-comedy "Ready or Not" hit theaters on Wednesday and it has already been receiving rave reviews fro...
03:56, 08/22/2019

Malcolm Gladwell's famous 10,000 hour rule for mastering a skill isn't holding up in new research Oli Scarff/Getty Images The 10,000-hour rule popularized by Malcolm Gladwell roughly says if you practice one skill for 10,000 hours, you'll have a ...
03:56, 08/22/2019

The Air Force is testing a new kind of headset that protects the user by transmitting sounds through their bones Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Barron US airmen at RAF Mildenhall are testing a new in-ear headset that uses the wearer's ear bones to t...
03:56, 08/22/2019

Farmer's threat prompts U.S. Agriculture Department to pull staff from crop tour The U.S. Agriculture Department said on Wednesday it had pulled all staff from an annual crop tour after an employee was threatened, and three source...
03:56, 08/22/2019

U.S. charges Kansas researcher over ties to Chinese university A researcher at the University of Kansas was indicted on federal fraud charges on Wednesday for allegedly concealing ties to a Chinese university whi...
03:56, 08/22/2019

Pentagon ends Boeing 'kill vehicle' contract, cites technical problems The U.S. Defense Department said on Wednesday it is canceling a Boeing Co contract for a "kill vehicle" due to technical design problems after spendi...
03:56, 08/22/2019

Stardust found in Antarctic snow, scientists say Australian scientists found stardust in freshly melted snow from Antarctica, discovering large amounts of a rare isotope iron-60, which is not native...
03:56, 08/22/2019

Retail Divide Widens as Shoppers Seek Value and Convenience Retailers offering deals from bargains on brand-name goods to conveniences such as free shipping are gaining share at the expense of peers that have ...
04:14, 08/22/2019

Fed Officials Viewed July Rate Cut as 'Recalibration' of Policy Federal Reserve officials saw their move to cut interest rates last month as a “recalibration” rather than the start of a more aggressive easing cycl...
04:14, 08/22/2019

History Will Remember the Trade War's Economic Impact, Not the Fed's Economists see recessions as complex phenomena with multiple causes. Historians and the public prefer simple narratives. So while a recession remains...
04:14, 08/22/2019

Epstein’s new trust fund may make it harder for accusers to collect damages: experts The discovery of the will with its newly created 1953 Trust, named after the year of his birth, instantly raised suspicions he did it to hide money f...
04:14, 08/22/2019

Experts Scramble to Study Ancient Fort Before It’s Lost to the Sea Archaeologists working on the 2,500-year-old Dinas Dinlle hill fort on the Gwynedd coastline in Wales are racing a climate change clock to uncover th...
04:14, 08/22/2019

GCSE Results Day 2019: Hundreds of thousands of students to collect results of tough new GCSEs Hundreds of thousands of pupils are to receive their results of the tough, new GCSE courses this morning following the biggest shake-up of the exams ...
04:42, 08/22/2019

Donald Trump Slams Danish PM's "Nasty" Rejection Of Greenland Deal Donald Trump snapped back Wednesday at the Danish prime minister's "nasty" dismissal of his attempts to purchase Greenland, heightening a row which h...
04:42, 08/22/2019

Dems' Emoluments Clause lawsuit against Trump hits major roadblock, as judge rules law 'unsettled' A federal court judge on Wednesday ruled that President Trump has the right to immediately challenge congressional Democrats' Emoluments Clause lawsu...
04:42, 08/22/2019

Trump renews threat to end 'ridiculous' birthright citizenship President Trump again threatened to end what he called the "ridiculous" policy of birthright citizenship, which awards citizenship automatically to t...
04:42, 08/22/2019

Booker insists 2020 nominee must be more than a ‘safe bet,’ in jab at Biden Sen. Cory Booker took an indirect swipe at Democratic presidential nomination rival Joe Biden on Wednesday, arguing that the party’s next standard-be...
04:42, 08/22/2019

Anglo American agrees to earlier community payout in Peru after protests Anglo American PLC will spend some $30 million on community projects near its Quellaveco copper project in Peru three years earlier than planned afte...
04:42, 08/22/2019

Ball Boy Encapsulates Mets Fandom A Little Too Neatly The Mets, not too long ago baseball’s hottest team, gave back a little of their late-summer mojo in a recent series loss to the Braves, and find them...
05:00, 08/22/2019

Oil prices rise after U.S. crude stocks draw Oil prices rose on Thursday following a drawdown in U.S. crude inventories, but gains in fuel inventories and persistent concerns over the global eco...
05:00, 08/22/2019

US to remove limit on how long immigrant children can be detained US moves to hold families in detention until immigration cases are completed, which could be much longer than current 20-day limitThe Trump administr...
05:00, 08/22/2019

US federal deficit to reach $1tn next year, report says Debt held by public is expected to reach 95% of GDP in next 10 years, the highest level since just after the second world warUS federal debt will top...
05:00, 08/22/2019

Jair Bolsonaro claims without evidence that NGOs are setting fires in Amazon rainforest Brazilian president claims green groups behind rise in blazes, but offers nothing to support his assertionThe Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, ha...
05:00, 08/22/2019

Mexican musician Celso Pina, accordion 'rebel,' dies at 66 Mexican musician Celso Pina, famed as "the rebel of the accordion" for mixing eclectic styles with traditional Colombian cumbia, died on Wednesday of...
05:00, 08/22/2019

Teen sensation Gauff eyes next act at U.S. Open From the throngs of young fans who idolize her, to the tennis experts desperately seeking the sport's "next big thing", there is no shortage of expec...
05:00, 08/22/2019

Japan speculates over identity of final Olympic torchbearer With the Tokyo Olympics less than a year away, speculation is growing in Japan over who will be the final torchbearer to light the cauldron in the ne...
05:00, 08/22/2019

Is Andreescu the next big thing? Not so fast When Bianca Andreescu became the first homegrown winner of the Canadian Open in 50 years, the tennis world declared the teenager as the sport's next ...
05:00, 08/22/2019

NFL notebook: Mayfield clears air with Jones Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield told reporters Wednesday that he reached out to Daniel Jones about his recently published comments regard...
05:00, 08/22/2019

Sudan’s Top General Sworn In as Leader of New Ruling Body Sudan’s top general was sworn in Wednesday as the leader of a joint military-civilian body created to rule Sudan during a three-year transition perio...
05:28, 08/22/2019

Jay Inslee Ends Campaign for President He ran on a message of fighting climate change, but failed to find much support in the polls. Now he intends to seek another term as governor of Wash...
05:28, 08/22/2019

The White House Saw Riches in the Arctic Refuge, but Reality May Fall Short In its push for lease sales, the Trump administration rushed deadlines, pressured staff and gave a wildly optimistic estimate of the potential revenu...
05:28, 08/22/2019

Peak Design’s Travel Duffel 35L is as simple or as powerful as you need it to be A good, solid duffel bag is a mainstay for many travelers — especially those who like packing up a car for a weekend away, or frequent flyers w...
05:28, 08/22/2019

MLB warns players about sex pills blamed for positive PED tests Major League Baseball has warned players of the "very real risk" of over-the-counter sexual enhancement pills which contain banned substances, accord...
05:56, 08/22/2019

Cleveland Browns' Baker Mayfield rips media for 'click bait' stories about his own Daniel Jones criticism Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield blasted reporters Tuesday after he said a GQ magazine profile misrepresented his comments about New York ...
05:56, 08/22/2019

Federal Reserve officials were divided on whether to cut rates, meeting minutes show The president pressured Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome H. Powell to make deeper rate cuts, but most Fed officials want to see more data before ro...
05:56, 08/22/2019

German captain of migrant rescue ship turns down Paris award Pia Klemp has rejected Paris' most prestigious civilian award, the Grand Vermeil Medal. She and compatriot Carola Rackete were offered the prize for ...
05:56, 08/22/2019

China threatens sanctions over sale of US fighter jets to Taiwan The United States has approved the sale of 66 advanced F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan. The sale adds to already tense relations between Beijing and Wash...
05:56, 08/22/2019

Indonesia sends more troops to quell fresh Papua unrest Indonesia has deployed additional troops to the restive province of West Papua amid spreading violence and protests there over the past several days....
05:56, 08/22/2019

Does Germany need a stimulus package to cope with recession? German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz has been mulling an economic stimulus package, should Europe's largest economy slide into a full-blown recession....
05:56, 08/22/2019

Deivi Garcia officially auditioning for Yankees roster OAKLAND, Calif. — The announcement Wednesday the Yankees’ top prospect, Deivi Garcia, was being moved from the rotation at Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-B...
06:14, 08/22/2019

Mets can thank The Post for Amed Rosario’s spectacular run You may not realize this, but I have super-human powers. Actually, I didn’t realize this until recently. If I really had super-human powers, I probab...
06:14, 08/22/2019

Every once in a while just as I’m drifting off to sleep, I wonder quietly to myself what Saab is up Every once in a while just as I’m drifting off to sleep, I wonder quietly to myself what Saab is up to these days in the defense and securities busin...
06:14, 08/22/2019

Nightfall at Old Tucson hosting hiring fair TUCSON, Ariz. – Think you have what it takes to be the spookiest in town? Nightfall at Old Tucson is now hiring. Old Tucson will be hosting a h...
06:42, 08/22/2019

CCSO: Dragoon Fire under control COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – The Cochise County Sherrif’s Office announced that a fire burning in Dragoon Mountains is now under control. Fire...
06:42, 08/22/2019

Group rallies outside Tucson VA TUCSON — A group gathered across from the VA Wednesday morning to rally against the privatization of veteran healthcare and union-busting pract...
06:42, 08/22/2019

Raging rainforest fires darken skies in Brazil, inspire #prayforamazonia NBC NEWS – A record level of fires in Brazil’s Amazon region has been linked to an increase in deforestation, inspiring a #prayforamazonia soci...
06:42, 08/22/2019

Beth Chapman's Daughter Says She ''Choked on Her Cancer'' in Her Harrowing Final Moments The Chapman family is still reeling from the loss of their beloved matriarch, Beth Chapman. Nearly two months after Dog the Bounty Hunter lost his ...
07:00, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 2-Profit slumps at Australia's South32 as trade war hits aluminium prices * Shares drop to their lowest in over 2 years (Recasts to add details from statement, analyst comments, background on trade war and coal, and share p...
07:00, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 1-Banks in Hong Kong condemn violence, urge restoration of 'harmony' Some of Hong Kong's biggest banks published full-page newspaper advertisements on Thursday calling for the preservation of law and order in the Chine...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Banks in Hong Kong condemn violence, urge restoration of 'harmony' Some of Hong Kong's biggest banks published full-page newspaper advertisements on Thursday calling for the preservation of law and order in the Chine...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Japan's Nikkei little changed ahead of Jackson Hole; Shiseido advances Japan's Nikkei was little changed on Wednesday, as investors held positions ahead of a key central bankers' gathering in the United States, which cou...
07:00, 08/22/2019

METALS-Base metals fall after Fed minutes Most industrial metals on the London Metal Exchange (LME) slipped on Thursday, after the U.S. Federal Reserve signalled that it was not on a preset p...
07:00, 08/22/2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Aug 22 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac...
07:00, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 1-Alberta's smaller oil producers eye output boost after curbs lifted WINNIPEG, Manitoba/CALGARY, Alberta, Aug 21 (Reuters) - S mall and mid-sized Alberta oil producers are looking to increase drilling as early as this ...
07:00, 08/22/2019

City facing possible $85M lawsuit over Marcy Houses unrest Five people involved in last weekend’s melee with cops at the Marcy Houses housing project in Brooklyn plan to sue the city and the NYPD for a ...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Japan's Yokohama says to join race to host newly legalised casino Yokohama, Japan's second-largest city, raised its hand on Thursday to host a casino resort, a newly legalised industry the government hopes will stim...
07:28, 08/22/2019

Amazon's 'Carnival Row' mixes crime thriller, love story, fantasy Amazon.com Inc's next original series will take viewers to "Carnival Row," a lavish Victorian-era fantasy world where mythical creatures are forced f...
07:28, 08/22/2019

Saudi Arabia is cracking down on foreign workers, but that may not go over so well inside the kingdom REUTERS/Faisal Nasser Saudi Arabia plans to bar foreign workers from certain jobs as part of an effort to reduce unemployment and the potential for ...
07:28, 08/22/2019

New images of the Titanic show ‘shocking’ decay Rose would be so disappointed. For the first time in nearly 15 years, footage has been captured by humans showing the wreck of the Titanic — and thin...
07:28, 08/22/2019

Hong Kong flight bookings drop 10% as protests continue, says Qantas CEO Flight bookings to Hong Kong have fallen 10%, hit by the unrest in the city, said Alan Joyce, the chief executive of Australian carrier Qantas Airway...
07:28, 08/22/2019

Pac-12 decides against 9 a.m. kickoffs this year After preliminary discussions about potential 9 a.m. PT kickoffs, the Pac-12 has decided not to move forward with the plan this season but could revi...
07:28, 08/22/2019

Pop's plans, scrimmage woes and more big takeaways Which star has been most impressive in camp? Should Pop be worried about this roster? Check out the biggest talking points ahead of Team USA's World ...
07:28, 08/22/2019

Captain of migrant rescue vessel refuses honor from Paris The German captain of rescue ships that saved hundreds of migrants' lives in the Mediterranean has turned down Paris's highest civilian award, accusi...
07:56, 08/22/2019

Texas executes man with history of violence against women for 1998 slaying of college student A Texas death row inmate who argued that his conviction was based on junk science was executed Wednesday for the abduction, rape and killing of a sub...
07:56, 08/22/2019

MIT staffer, visiting scholar quit over Jeffrey Epstein's $200G donation to school media lab Two researchers are cutting ties with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Media Lab in the wake of revelations that the prestigious technolog...
07:56, 08/22/2019

Shirtless man told not to carry life-size doll in public after it's mistaken for unconscious woman A shirtless man seen dragging a life-sized doll through downtown Kansas City on Tuesday was told by authorities "not to carry it around in public any...
07:56, 08/22/2019

Family history of diabetes linked to increased bone fracture risk Families with a history of diabetes have a higher bone density than those who don't, which can put them at a higher risk for bone fragility or fractu...
07:56, 08/22/2019

Federal agency writes off balance of two multimillion-dollar loans to Irving company According to a government memo dated March 27, Atlantic Wallboard fulfilled their obligations under the terms of the agreement although full repaymen...
07:56, 08/22/2019

MLB roundup: Tigers overcome Verlander's two-hitter John Hicks cranked a leadoff home run in the ninth inning, and the visiting Detroit Tigers overcame former ace Justin Verlander's two-hit complete ga...
07:56, 08/22/2019

Instagram Privacy Hoax: Why You Can Safely Ignore It A closer look at an old viral Instagram hoax on permissions for photos and messages that even Secretary of Energy Rick Perry couldn't resist re-posti...
07:56, 08/22/2019

The motoring industry's winners and losers: 2019 edition JLR's UK sales were up, but Brexit and WLTP delays saw the firm return to loss-making Tough trading conditions have taken their toll on some car ma...
08:14, 08/22/2019

Updated 2020 Bentley Bentayga to receive tech overhaul Bentley will bring its SUV up to date with the Continental GT and Flying Spur next year, and first prototypes have emerged Bentley will update its b...
08:14, 08/22/2019

Mets’ Streak at Four After J.D. Davis Hits Game-Winner in Extra Innings Cleveland appeared to have the game won in the 10th but a pitcher failing to cover first on a potential double-play opened the door for another Mets ...
08:42, 08/22/2019

Inside the NRA's scandals and financial troubles The NRA is in crisis mode. Claims of financial wrong doing have led to multiple investigations in Congress and in New York state that are threatening...
08:42, 08/22/2019

More Than 150 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating a growing number of “sev...
09:00, 08/22/2019

4chan users pose as Jews to peddle anti-Semitic propaganda on Twitter A group of 4chan users have taken to Twitter, impersonating Jews and promoting anti-Semitic conspiracy theories following a call to arms on the popul...
09:00, 08/22/2019

This AI-powered text generator is the scariest thing I’ve ever seen — and you can try it OpenAI, a nonprofit focused on creating human-level artificial intelligence, just released an update to its GPT-2 text generator. I’m not being hyper...
09:00, 08/22/2019

2 whistleblowers appear in Australian court over leaks Two whistleblowers have appeared in a Canberra court charged separately with leaking classified government information that alleges Australia bugged ...
09:28, 08/22/2019

Carlos Vela Crumples Up San Jose Earthquakes, Drops Them In Waste Basket, Pees In Waste Basket, Hurls Waste Basket Into Volcano Carlos Vela is MLS’s top goal scorer this season, and is tied for second in assists, and a person doesn’t get to those positions in a professional le...
09:28, 08/22/2019

Police search for sniper who shot Los Angeles County deputy sheriff A sniper opened fire at a Los Angeles County sheriff's station on Wednesday afternoon, wounding a deputy and sending police SWAT teams hunting for a ...
09:56, 08/22/2019

Yankees fail in all the big spots in another loss to A’s OAKLAND, Calif. — They had not come all the way back from an early ditch J.A. Happ and Chad Green had lowered them into. Yet the Yankees had runners ...
09:56, 08/22/2019

Why Yankees’ Brett Gardner had to sit out again OAKLAND, Calif. — Brett Gardner was out of the lineup for a second straight game Wednesday night because of an in-grown toenail on his right big toe....
09:56, 08/22/2019

The Duplass brothers, obviously, are making a webseries about hip-hop-loving dancing teens for Disney Following the age-old Hollywood adage that says, “If you can film a bunch of bored-looking white guys talking quietly about nothing for several hours...
10:14, 08/22/2019

We regret to inform you that the latest Simpsons Trump short is not, in fact, it, chief BREAKING: The entire staff of The A.V. Club turned to dust today, then blew away on a hollow and howling wind, shortly after viewing the latest Donal...
10:14, 08/22/2019

Denmark's Novo Nordisk files lawsuit against Mylan over patent Novo Nordisk said on Thursday it has filed litigation in a Delaware district court against Mylan aimed at blocking its attempt to market a generic ve...
10:42, 08/22/2019

Paralympics chief wants Tokyo 2020 to help change perceptions Andrew Parsons, president of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), hopes Tokyo 2020 will spark a change in perceptions of people with disabil...
10:42, 08/22/2019

Mexican judge allows recreational cocaine use … for 2 users, reports say In a ruling hailed as a “historic step” for ending the country’s “war on drugs,” a Mexican judge granted two plaintiffs permission to possess, transp...
10:42, 08/22/2019

Fed Chair Jerome Powell has chance to prove he has guts On Friday, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome “Jay” Powell will have the chance to prove he has guts. For months, President Trump has been bullying the ...
10:42, 08/22/2019

NYC eateries don’t want to let go of banned CBD products Last month, the city’s Health Department forced 15 eateries to destroy food and drinks infused with cannabidiol, or CBD, which doesn’t get you high b...
10:42, 08/22/2019

'Last act of manipulation': Epstein put assets in secret trust before death The will Jeffrey Epstein signed two days before he killed himself in his New York prison cell put more than $577m (£476m) of his assets into a s...
11:00, 08/22/2019

Why are Jason Momoa and other Native Hawaiians protesting a telescope on Mauna Kea? What's at stake? Protests against the Thirty Meter Telescope at Mauna Kea on Hawaii's Big Island have elevated issues of Native Hawaiian rights and conservation....
11:00, 08/22/2019

Slavery's explosive growth, in charts: How '20 and odd' became millions A twist of fate brought the first recorded enslaved Africans to Virginia in 1619. We trace the origins of this shameful era of American history. ...
11:00, 08/22/2019

A Democratic debate on the climate crisis? Party to vote on urgent idea Calls for an officially sanctioned debate have been growing louder, but party leaders are resistantAs delegates from the Democratic National Committe...
11:00, 08/22/2019

Cuadrilla halts fracking after biggest tremor yet at Lancashire site ‘Microseismic event’ measuring 1.55ML on Richter scale stops Preston New Road operationsCuadrilla was forced to halt fracking at its shale gas site n...
11:00, 08/22/2019

UK should cut vehicle use to hit zero-carbon target, say MPs Scathing report says Tory governments have held back progress on clean energy goalsThe government should discourage personal vehicle use and reward e...
11:00, 08/22/2019

Quentin Tarantino, 56, is expecting his first child with wife Daniella Pick Quentin Tarantino is going to be telling a whole new brand of “Once upon a time” tale – the bedtime-story kind. He's expecting...
11:00, 08/22/2019

Cheap phones just got a new competitor with the Redmi 7A Cheap smartphones are a competitive market, and there are plenty of great affordable smartphones for less than £200 you can pick up if you don&#...
11:28, 08/22/2019

Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 with Snapdragon 855+ and 108MP camera spotted in the wild Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 has been spotted on the internet and could be launched in September in China. It follows the Mi Mix 3 which was announced last year i...
11:28, 08/22/2019

Cathleen Schine Writes Fiction. But She Prefers Not to Read It at Work. The author of “The Grammarians” and other novels favors nonfiction when she’s writing: “I try not to read contemporary fiction, which is often so goo...
11:28, 08/22/2019

How do I take better photos? | Ask Jack Lyndsay wants people to post better pictures on Facebook. Here’s how to get the shot right on your phone or cameraSo many people post pictures on Fac...
11:28, 08/22/2019

Facebook Shuts Dozens of Myanmar Accounts Over 'Inauthentic Behaviour' Facebook said on Thursday it had shut 216 social media pages, groups and accounts in Myanmar, some tied to the army, to stymie efforts to "manipulate...
11:56, 08/22/2019

Reigning champ Osaka heads to New York striving for form, fitness and fun "It has been a roller-coaster 12 months for Japan\u0027s Naomi Osaka since her dramatic victory over Serena Williams in the U.S. Open final last year...
12:14, 08/22/2019

U.S. money fund assets hit highest since October 2009: iMoneyNet U.S. money market funds amassed their highest level of assets since October 2009 as investors shift cash into low-risk products amid worries about a ...
12:14, 08/22/2019

YouTube pressured to kick Chinese state media ads off platform over misinformation YouTube users are pressuring the video platform to take down advertisements for China Central Television (CCTV), a state media channel accused of spr...
12:14, 08/22/2019

New electric Hyundai concept has 1970s-style design Frankfurt-bound 45 shows off Korean brand’s future design direction while paying tribute to its historic models Hyundai has announced the first deta...
12:14, 08/22/2019

Winners and losers in the 2019 UK car market so far JLR's UK sales were up, but Brexit and WLTP delays saw the firm return to loss-making Tough trading conditions have taken their toll on some car ma...
12:14, 08/22/2019

Tesla suspension update helps Model S and Model X high-speed driving Tesla has piloted a unique way of updating its vehicles' software to add new features and safety improvements remotely. It has adjusted Autopilo...
12:14, 08/22/2019

|AAtoMbalula:E-tollscollapsing,can'tbesaved The Automobile Association has told Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula in an open letter that its research into road funding found "the current mod...
12:42, 08/22/2019

Loch Ness monster: Scientists tease 'plausible theory' We might be able to safely discount the existence of werewolves and zombies, but scientists say they are about to reveal a "plausible theory" about o...
12:42, 08/22/2019

Olesen to face trial on sexual assault charges Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen is to face trial after being charged with sexual assault and being drunk on an aircraft      ...
13:00, 08/22/2019

Stocks Drift Lower as Economic Concerns Persist Global stocks slipped as better-than-expected economic data in Europe failed to ease recession concerns and investors awaited minutes from the Europe...
13:00, 08/22/2019

Home-Builder Stocks Soar Past S&P 500 Home-builder shares are fast approaching their highs for the year, moving past steep 2018 losses thanks to a combination of falling mortgage rates an...
13:00, 08/22/2019

‘Friedkin Uncut’ Review: An Acclaimed Director Accepts Many Compliments In a new documentary, Quentin Tarantino, Willem Dafoe and others genuflect at the altar of William Friedkin, the director behind “The French Connecti...
13:28, 08/22/2019

Bolton accept resignations of manager Phil Parkinson and his assistant • Academy manager Jimmy Phillips takes interim charge• Club statement: both men ‘leave with their heads held high’Bolton Wanderers are without a mana...
13:56, 08/22/2019

Johnny Sexton to miss Ireland’s World Cup warm-up against England • Fly-half not in Ireland squad for Twickenham game on Saturday• Ross Byrne gets chance with Joey Carbery on the sidelinesJohnny Sexton has missed ou...
13:56, 08/22/2019

Novak Djokovic: how a kid from war-torn Belgrade beat the odds Novak Djokovic was just 11 years old and asleep in his bed in Belgrade when a loud explosion, followed by the sound of shattering glass and air raid ...
13:56, 08/22/2019

Umpire Ramos will not work US Open matches that have Serena or Venus Carlos Ramos will not serve as chair umpire for any Serena Williams or Venus Williams matches at the 2019 US Open, a United States Tennis Association...
13:56, 08/22/2019

Report: MLB warns players that sexual performance enhancing drugs may contain prohibited ingredients Major League Baseball reportedly has warned its players that over-the-counter sex supplements could contain banned ingredients that would result in f...
13:56, 08/22/2019

American gold medalists reprimanded after protests at Pan American Games The two US athletes who demonstrated during separate National Anthems at a regional sports competition earlier this month have been put on probation ...
13:56, 08/22/2019

Why Jeffrey Epstein was dropped off the New Mexico sex offender registry Jeffrey Epstein was removed from the sex offender registry in New Mexico, thanks to a loophole, according to a new report. The multi-millionaire pedo...
13:56, 08/22/2019

Boeing spacecraft astronauts see new frontier for commercial space A crew of veteran U.S. astronauts and aviators are training in Houston for a manned mission to the International Space Station aboard Boeing's new St...
13:56, 08/22/2019

Mediaset files complaint with Italian market watchdog against Vivendi Mediaset has filed a complaint with Italy's market watchdog, accusing hostile shareholder Vivendi of leaking information with the goal of scupperin...
13:56, 08/22/2019

Ryanair says no flight disruption so far from UK pilot strike All Ryanair flights to and from British and Irish airports have departed without disruption so far on Thursday, the airline said, adding it also exp...
13:56, 08/22/2019

Night Tennis Like Nowhere Else When lights came to the U.S. Open in 1975, it moved the game from the dainty periphery to the sizzling center. And the New York attitude certainly he...
14:14, 08/22/2019

Ex-presidential candidate Hickenlooper to run for Senate Former Colorado governor John Hickenlooper, who dropped out of the 2020 Democratic presidential race last week, said on Thursday he will run for a Se...
14:14, 08/22/2019

'Bombshell': How much do Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman resemble their Fox News figures? Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman take on Fox News personalities in "Bombshell." See how closely the actors resemble their real-life counterparts: &...
14:14, 08/22/2019

Capto makes video editing quick and seamless for under $20 Capto is an app that’s all about helping users handle the kind of everyday projects they need done. You can give Capto Screen Capture and Video Editi...
14:42, 08/22/2019

Iran ready to work on French nuclear deal proposals, does not want war: foreign minister Iran is prepared to work on French proposals to salvage the international nuclear deal that Tehran signed with world powers in 2015 but it will not t...
14:42, 08/22/2019

UK's Johnson in Paris: we will not set up border checks in Ireland British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday that under no circumstances would the United Kingdom set up border checks on the boundary betwe...
14:42, 08/22/2019

Japan protests against South Korea's scrapping of intelligence-sharing pact: NHK Japan's government has protested against South Korea's scrapping of an intelligence-sharing pact between them, national broadcaster NHK reported on T...
14:42, 08/22/2019

What to know about leaky gut syndrome Leaky gut syndrome is a condition that affects the intestinal walls. Find out more about leaky gut symptoms and treatments, as well as its possible l...
14:42, 08/22/2019

What to do about bad breath Home remedies for bad breath include green tea, herbal rinses, and water. People should see a doctor if their breath does not improve. Learn more abo...
14:42, 08/22/2019

Can essential oils ease endometriosis symptoms? While typical treatment for endometriosis includes surgery, hormone therapy, and pain medications, some people also use essential oils. Learn whether...
14:42, 08/22/2019

Antibiotics and bowel cancer: Study finds link A study looking at antibiotics and bowel cancer concludes that the drugs might increase the risk of colon cancer, but lower the risk of rectal cancer...
14:42, 08/22/2019

Blame humans for starting the Amazon fires, environmentalists say Environmental organizations and researchers say the wildfires blazing in the Brazilian rainforest were set by cattle ranchers and loggers who want to...
14:42, 08/22/2019

Older adults can boost longevity 'with just a little exercise' Norwegian review of 36,000 cases links more activity overall, light or intensive, with lower risk of death Even a small increase in light activity, s...
14:42, 08/22/2019

Every G7 country should have a feminist foreign policy | Emma Watson, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Katja Iversen and Michael Kaufman We members of the G7’s Gender Equality Advisory Council are urging countries to ditch archaic and discriminatory laws and promote empowermentThe shee...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Jay Inslee, Dropping Out of 2020 Race, Will Run for Governor Again He ran on a message of fighting climate change, but failed to find much support in the polls. Now he intends to seek another term as governor of Wash...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Amazon Summer Sale sees Fire HD tablets reduced up to 35% The Amazon Summer Sale is here, and if you're looking to pick up a tablet for less than normal, you're in luck – all the Fire HD sla...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Why encryption matters to your security and privacy Encryption is simply the process of converting information or data into a code that only the selected parties can read. But unlike the substitution c...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Black Ex-Felons Will Bear the Brunt of Florida’s New ‘Poll Tax’ Law, According to Findings of New Study Some 80 percent of Florida’s ex-felons eligible to vote will be barred from registering under a new state law, including a disproportionate number of...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Black NYPD Sergeant Who Oversaw Cop Who Killed Eric Garner Loses 20 Vacation Days for Her Role in Deadly Encounter New York City Police Sgt. Kizzy Adonis, the only other cop officially implicated in the death of Staten Island dad Eric Garner, will lose 20 days of ...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Swastika Ride Shut Down at German Amusement Park After Going Viral on Social Media A new ride at a German amusement park recently raised quite a few eyebrows on social media for its bizarre design. Now the ride, called the Adlerfl...
15:00, 08/22/2019

D23 Expo Is Doing Live Streams, But Probably Not the Panels You Most Want to See D23 Expo 2019 starts on Friday and, with it, fans should expect major news from all sides of the Disney kingdom. We’re talking movies, streaming, the...
15:00, 08/22/2019

The Question of Whether or Not WeWork Is a Tech Company Has Been Answered Is WeWork, the sprawling chain of coworking spaces expanding across the country and abroad, a tech company? WeWork is sure scrambling to find reasons...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Naomi Campbell hits back at alleged Jeffrey Epstein ties saying she is 'sickened' by his crimes Naomi Campbell has spoken out about her ties to Jeffrey Epstein after it emerged the late financier attended her birthday party nearly two decades ag...
15:28, 08/22/2019

Amrou Greenidge: Tributes to 'talented' former Taekwondo star killed in 'deliberate' hit-and-run A teenager suspected of being killed in a deliberate hit-and-run was a "phenomenally talented" junior Taekwondo champion who had represented Great Br...
15:28, 08/22/2019

No Rohingya turn up for planned repatriation to Myanmar Officials say no Rohingya Muslims staying in crowded refugee camps in Bangladesh have turned up for a planned repatriation to Myanmar because they wa...
15:28, 08/22/2019

California police arrest hotel worker allegedly planning mass shooting Long Beach police: suspect had huge arsenal and well-laid plansRodolfo Montoya allegedly plotted revenge attack on MarriottPolice in Long Beach, Cali...
15:28, 08/22/2019

Brazilian environmental minister heckled over record Amazon fires: 'Stop Ecocide!' The environmental minister of Brazil was met with boos and heckles when he took the stage at a meeting on climate change Wednesday as massive wildfir...
15:56, 08/22/2019

Four top-four finishes later, Koepka's Body shoot seems just fine Brooks Koepka caught plenty of flak for posing for ESPN's Body Issue, and possibly compromising his chances in the Players in the process. But after ...
15:56, 08/22/2019

Europe’s new Mars rover has alien-hunting eyes NASA’s Mars 2020 mission is inching toward its eventual launch in July of next year, but it’s not the only rover that has an upcoming dat...
15:56, 08/22/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's former ex-cop cellmate at NYC lockup must have better living conditions, judge rules Descriptions of "decrepit," rat-infested cells at a Manhattan federal lockup that emerged this month amid the investigation into accused sex traffick...
15:56, 08/22/2019

Cipriani head chef missing, reportedly last seen getting into car The head chef of a popular New York City restaurant has not been seen since last weekend, alarming his coworkers who described him  a dedicated worke...
15:56, 08/22/2019

Texan men caught riding scooters down Milwaukee highway following GPS instructions to museum Three Texans were slapped with hefty fines Monday after they were seen on camera riding dockless scooters down the shoulder of an interstate highway ...
15:56, 08/22/2019

Trump's latest fight with the Squad is in a song on 'The Simpsons' The creators of television show "The Simpsons" are trolling President Trump yet again. And this time, a bunch of Democratic lawmakers are along for t...
15:56, 08/22/2019

Too late for new Brexit deal, France's Macron tells Johnson French President Emmanuel Macron told Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday that there was not enough time to wholly rewrite Britain's Brexit divo...
16:14, 08/22/2019

Canary Islands wildfire stable but continues to burn, acting PM says A wildfire in the popular tourist island of Gran Canaria has been stabilised but continues to burn, Spain's acting prime minister said on Thursday, p...
16:14, 08/22/2019

China blames Canada for 'gross difficulties' in relationship, demands Huawei executive be freed The Chinese embassy in Canada said on Thursday that bilateral ties were suffering "gross difficulties" and demanded Ottawa free Huawei Technologies C...
16:14, 08/22/2019

Iranian tanker wanted by U.S. not heading to Greece: Greek prime minister An Iranian tanker which the United States wants seized is not heading towards Greece as it sails through the Mediterranean, Greek Prime Minister Kyri...
16:14, 08/22/2019

Factbox: Hurdles in way of 5-Star/PD coalition government in Italy Italy's main opposition party, the center-left Democratic Party (PD), has opened the door to talks with the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement on for...
16:14, 08/22/2019

Our Favorite Blake Lively Movie Is Now Our Fall Fashion Inspo Get ready to suit up this fall. One of 2018's most underrated movies is finally available to stream, as A Simple Favor hit Hulu on Aug. 22. The ube...
16:14, 08/22/2019

Can Trump prevent a US recession in election year? Donald Trump is pressuring the Fed to stave off a sharp economic downturn as he seeks reelection in 2020. The feelgood effects of his $1.5 billion pr...
16:14, 08/22/2019

Microplastics in drinking water present 'low' risk: WHO The World Health Organization has said that the level of microplastic particles in drinking water isn't a major cause for concern. However, it warned...
16:14, 08/22/2019

German foreign minister urges Russia, Ukraine to revive peace talks Germany's top diplomat Heiko Maas said the war in eastern Ukraine "must be stopped." while meeting his Russian colleague Sergey Lavrov in Moscow. The...
16:14, 08/22/2019

She Found 3.72 Carat Diamond While Watching Video On How To Find Diamonds A Texas woman on a visit to Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park found a 3.72 carat yellow diamond there - while watching a YouTube video on how t...
16:14, 08/22/2019

"Considering Facts, Justified": Court Sends P Chidambaram To CBI Custody Former Union Minister P Chidambaram was sent to the custody of the Central Bureau of Investigation, which arrested him on Wednesday evening alleging ...
16:42, 08/22/2019

"We've Said Enough": Zomato Boss Over Restaurants Body 'Logout' Protests After a couple of letters from Zomato failed to pacify President of the National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) Rahul Singh to stop the #logo...
16:42, 08/22/2019

Nirav Modi To Remain In Custody In UK Prison Until September 19 Fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi, wanted in India in connection with the nearly USD 2 billion Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud and money launderi...
16:42, 08/22/2019

Here’s The Witcher 3 running in handheld mode on Switch The Witcher 3 on Switch (Switcher) is starting to look like one of the system's most impressive ports ever. It even runs well in handheld mode.Read M...
16:42, 08/22/2019

Google ditches dessert names starting with Android 10 Google has refreshed the Android logo to be more "accessible" and "inclusive" and adopted version numbers for releases starting with Android 10.Read ...
16:42, 08/22/2019

WHO: More data needed on microplastics’ effects on health The World Health Organization on Thursday urged further research on the effects of microplastics on the environment and human health as a new study h...
17:00, 08/22/2019

What it means when an extremist group is added to Canada’s list of terrorist organizations There have been calls for more right-wing extremist groups to be added to the federal terror list, but it is unclear exactly when or if that will hap...
17:00, 08/22/2019

It looks like the crazy PlayStation 5 design that just leaked is real The PlayStation 5 won’t be announced officially for several more months, and we’re more than a year away from the expected release window...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Open-source spyware bypasses Google Play defenses — twice Google Play Store continues to attract sketchy Android apps despite its best efforts to screen incoming apps for malware. In a new report published b...
17:00, 08/22/2019

McConnell offers fresh defense of Senate filibuster, warns Democrats could pass ‘socialist policies’ if they take control In an op-ed, the Senate majority leader touted the rights of the minority party in his chamber and said, “America needs the Senate to be the Senate.”...
17:28, 08/22/2019

The Fed is divided over how to deal with economic headwinds Federal Reserve Chair Jerome H. Powell could offer clues on the path forward when he delivers a speech Friday that will be intensely watched by inves...
17:28, 08/22/2019

How Sudan’s Army Will Share Power Following Violence It took months of mass protests and cost scores of lives, but Sudan is edging closer to what opponents of ousted President Omar al-Bashir demanded wh...
17:28, 08/22/2019

Former Danish Prime Minister Responds to Trump’s Attacks on Defense Spending (COPENHAGEN, Denmark) — A former Danish prime minister on Thursday lashed out at U.S. President Donald Trump for his tweet about military spend...
17:28, 08/22/2019

Coco Gauff, 15, says overnight fame led to scare after family car was followed Coco Gauff was thrust into the national spotlight when she not only qualified for Wimbledon but made a deep run into the tournament, defeating Venus ...
17:56, 08/22/2019

Former New Mexico AD indicted on embezzlement charges Former University of New Mexico athletic director Paul Krebs, who left in 2017 amid questions over spending, has been indicted in connection with a l...
17:56, 08/22/2019

UK's Hong Kong Mission Worker Detained In China Over Prostitution: Report An employee at the British consulate in Hong Kong has been detained in China for involvement in prostitution, China's state-backed Global Times newsp...
17:56, 08/22/2019

Russia Sends "Fedor" Its First Humanoid Robot Into Space Russia on Thursday launched an unmanned rocket carrying a life-size humanoid robot that will spend 10 days learning to assist astronauts on the Inter...
17:56, 08/22/2019

Amazon Rainforest Is Ablaze, Turning Day Into Night In Brazil Huge tracts of the Amazon, which serves as the lungs of the planet by taking in carbon dioxide, storing it in soils and producing oxygen, are ablaze....
17:56, 08/22/2019

Updates From Terminator and The Mandalorian, Plus More Spider-Man Murmurs Add another Stephen King adaptation to the pile. John Carpenter will return for Halloween Kills and Halloween Ends. Peter Capaldi gets ghostly in a n...
17:56, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 1-Carrefour's Brazil unit investigated for corruption -filing The Brazilian unit of retailer Carrefour SA said on Thursday it is the target of a corruption probe into alleged payments related to the headquarters...
17:56, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. 30-year, 15-year mortgage rates fall to lowest since Nov 2016 -Freddie Mac Borrowing costs on U.S. 30-year and 15-year fixed-rate mortgages fell to their lowest levels since November 2016, in line with the recent decline in ...
17:56, 08/22/2019

Sorry, readers. Your Bluetooth device is a security risk Security researchers say to turn Bluetooth off when you're not using it because it's an easy way for hackers to get to your personal inform...
18:14, 08/22/2019

At least 8 jail workers knew Jeffrey Epstein shouldn’t have been left alone in cell At least eight jail staffers were aware that strict instructions had been given not to leave Jeffrey Epstein alone in his cell — but the order appare...
18:14, 08/22/2019

Bury deadline will shift only if takeover talks are ‘very deep’, warns EFL • Club has until 11.59pm on Friday to avoid threat of expulsion• Bury owner says potential buyer has requested informationThe English Football League...
18:14, 08/22/2019

Lukaku claims Manchester United failed to protect him and he had to go • Inter striker concluded United wanted him out this summer• Lukaku says he, Pogba and Sánchez were made scapegoatsRomelu Lukaku has claimed Manchest...
18:14, 08/22/2019

Stumbling Global Economies Fan Recession Fears Economic activity was mixed in several major economies in August, according to a set of surveys, findings that will do little to ease concerns that a...
18:14, 08/22/2019

ECB Minutes Back Up Signals of Broad Stimulus Package European Central Bank officials gave a further signal that they would launch a big stimulus package next month, which could include rate cuts and ass...
18:14, 08/22/2019

Report: For DevOps inspiration, look to the retail sector An annual survey from DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA) finds that the retail sector stands out for its software delivery and operational perform...
18:14, 08/22/2019

10 great adventures for ordinary travelers, from whitewater rafting to ziplines You don’t have to be a superjock or a reality show contestant to have an extreme travel adventure. Here are 10 great activities for normal folk...
18:42, 08/22/2019

This is how Google Flights will guarantee cheapest airline prices Book a flight now, and Google Flights’ says they’ll make sure you get the best price. Buzz60’s Elitsa Bizios reports.   ...
18:42, 08/22/2019

Lucas di Grassi: 2018/19 Formula E season my worst for consistency Audi driver Lucas di Grassi says the recently-concluded 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E season was his worst campaign in the electric championship "in term...
18:42, 08/22/2019

Toyota Hilux SW4/Fortuner Receives 5 Star Rating In Latin NCAP The Toyota Hilux SW4 that was crash tested was manufactured in Argentina, renewed under latest and tougher protocol, the five stars for Adult and Chi...
18:42, 08/22/2019

Brooks Koepka's ESPN Body Issue photo surfaces: How long before the spoofs drop? Brooks Koepka posted an image from his long-rumored ESPN Body Issue photo shoot that prompted him to go on a strange, golf-game affecting diet. ...
18:42, 08/22/2019

Aaron Rodgers shows he's big into denim, wears 'Canadian tuxedo' prior to Winnipeg game Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, who has shown a penchant for denim, proudly rocked a "Canadian tuxedo" for the team's trip to Winnipeg to play the Rai...
18:42, 08/22/2019

Russian high jump world champ calls out own country for handling of doping scandal Russian track and field athlete Maria Lasitskene criticized her country’s athletics federation for slow progress in response to massive doping ...
18:42, 08/22/2019

MLB home run craziness: 34 players have already set career bests – with six weeks remaining As home runs fly at a record rate, MLB players are shattering their career-highs – with more than a month remaining.     &...
18:42, 08/22/2019

Report: Sprint star Christian Coleman could face ban after three missed drug tests Gold-medal sprint contender Christian Coleman’s Olympic prospects might be in jeopardy after three missed drug tests, according to Associated P...
18:42, 08/22/2019

Four college football quarterbacks primed for a big year SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Paul Myerberg breaks down a handful of quarterbacks who will be dominating the headlines this year in college fo...
18:42, 08/22/2019

A Film Career Built on Videotape (Sex and Lies, Too) On the 30th anniversary of “Sex, Lies and Videotape,” a look back at Steven Soderbergh’s first feature and how it changed the independent film landsc...
19:00, 08/22/2019

Earth to FEDOR: Russia launches humanoid robot into space A Russian humanoid robot was making its way on Thursday to the International Space Station after blasting off on a two-week mission to support the cr...
19:00, 08/22/2019

S Jaishankar To Meet Russian Foreign Minister In Moscow On Tuesday External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is slated to meet his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, in Moscow on August 27, according to Russia's Minist...
19:00, 08/22/2019

Oh Good, White House Reportedly Considering Dystopian Plan to Try to Detect the Next Mass Shooter As President Donald Trump pays lip service to mental health instead of actually addressing America’s abysmal gun laws, a new report indicates the adm...
19:28, 08/22/2019

Art Laffer warns on negative rates, saying he'd borrow as much as he could for no-interest "If I could borrow without paying any interest, or ever pay the money back, I would borrow as much as I could, too," the 'Trumponomics' co-...
19:28, 08/22/2019

LeBron James isn’t to blame for Carmelo Anthony exile: ex-teammate LeBron James has only so much power. He’s not the Lakers general manager. He can’t force the team to sign Carmelo Anthony. And according to former NB...
19:28, 08/22/2019

Luis Castillo’s lawyer demands to know ‘next step’ after drug accusation A lawyer for ex-Mets infielder Luis Castillo has demanded his client receive an apology from authorities in the Dominican Republic after he was impli...
19:28, 08/22/2019

Fantasy football: Josh Gordon a low risk/reward option The penultimate week of the NFL preseason is here. With only two weeks to go before the Packers and Bears kickoff, mock drafts are quickly becoming r...
19:28, 08/22/2019

Bears dragged nine innocent kickers into their ongoing nightmare The Bears are apparently re-living one nightmare play over and over again — and took prospective kickers down with them. Sports Illustrated detailed ...
19:28, 08/22/2019

The position battles to watch in Giants-Bengals game Three things to watch when the Giants take on the Bengals in their third preseason game Thursday night: Running with a purpose Running backs Paul Per...
19:28, 08/22/2019

Italy's 5-Star says it is working to avoid elections Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement is working to give the country a new government and avoid snap elections, its leader Luigi Di Maio said on...
19:28, 08/22/2019

We're Really Doing This, Aren't We By now you’ve no doubt seen those Mercedes-Benzes with the illuminated LED three-point stars in the grille. Mercedes describes this accessory as “sub...
19:56, 08/22/2019

People need to stop throwing rocks and vegetables at me whenever I tell them “The Oldsmobile Cutlass People need to stop throwing rocks and vegetables at me whenever I tell them “The Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais Quad 442 was America’s E30 M3.” Haven’t y...
19:56, 08/22/2019

Qantas to Test Human Endurance for a 19-Hour Flight Global airlines are vying to operate ultralong flights made possible by new fuel-efficient aircraft. Airlines want to see what they can do to improve...
19:56, 08/22/2019

We could use bees' honey to track environmental lead pollution Honey is a surprisingly effective tool for monitoring the levels of lead in the environment. It could be used in places where sampling is hard to org...
20:14, 08/22/2019

8-Year-Old ‘Princess’ Mummy Finally Laid to Rest in Her Home Bolivia An incredibly well-preserved and rare young female mummy is finally being returned from North America to her rightful home in Bolivia. ...
20:14, 08/22/2019

Serena to face Sharapova in first round of US Open "Serena Williams will face old foe Maria Sharapova in the first round of the US Open as she begins her attempt to win her 24th Grand Slam singles tit...
20:42, 08/22/2019

Think You Can Stay Sane On a 20-Hour Flight? This Airline Is Testing the Long-Haul Endurance Challenge Qantas Airways will run marathon ghost flights from New York and London to Sydney carrying just a few staff to see how the human body holds up before...
20:42, 08/22/2019

Citigroup's new shipping finance chairman to deepen environmental focus Citigroup's veteran shipping finance banker Michael Parker is to become chairman of the bank's shipping & logistics business, a role which will incl...
20:42, 08/22/2019

Famed Brooklyn pizzeria Di Fara is back open for business The dough is flying again at Di Fara. The iconic Brooklyn pizza joint reopened Thursday — after owners of the legendary, 54-year-old eatery said they...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Raj Thackeray Grilled By Enforcement Directorate In Money Laundering Case MNS chief Raj Thackeray was on Thursday grilled by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in a money laundering case, after he reached the agency's office ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Supreme Court To Hear P Chidambaram's Plea On Anticipatory Bail Tomorrow Former Union Minister P Chidambaram's plea challenging a Delhi High Court verdict dismissing his anticipatory bail plea in the INX Media case will be...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Assam BJP Worker Gets Himanta Biswa's Photo Tattooed, Calls Him "God" A BJP worker in Assam took political fandom to another level and got a picture of state minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tattooed on his forearm. Another...
21:00, 08/22/2019

John Paul Jones Is Losing It In New Bachelor in Paradise Promo John Paul Jones is about to go full John Paul Jones. In a new promo exclusive to E! News, Bachelor in Paradise is rocked by what appears to be a di...
21:28, 08/22/2019

How Brody Jenner's Girlfriend Josie Canseco Showered Her Man With Birthday Love It's a new year and new beginning for Brody Jenner. As The Hills: New Beginnings star celebrated his 36th birthday on Wednesday, there was a special...
21:28, 08/22/2019

Jordyn Woods Is Finding Her "Self-Worth" After Tristan Thompson Cheating Scandal Jordyn Woods doesn't want anyone or anything to define her. The 21-year-old model, who made headlines this year for her involvement with Tristan Tho...
21:28, 08/22/2019

Look Who's Joined the Cast of 90 Day Fiancé: Pillow Talk Get ready to see your favorite 90 Day Fiancé couples in a whole new light. E! News can exclusively reveal 90 Day Fiancé: Pillow Talk returns with new...
21:28, 08/22/2019

Lauren Conrad Mourns Death of "Sweet" Dog Chloe Lauren Conrad is mourning the loss of her beloved dog, Chloe. The Hills alum took to Instagram on Thursday to share the heartbreaking news that her ...
21:28, 08/22/2019

Showtime's new 'Hitsville' Motown documentary is a tribute to musical magic “Hitsville: The Making of Motown,” a new film about the storied Detroit label, had access to many of the era's most famous stars. &...
21:28, 08/22/2019

Taylor Swift’s Dad Delivered Pizzas to Fans Who Spent the Night Waiting For Her Performance Taylor Swift is making the rounds ahead of the long-awaited release of her seventh studio album Lover and her fans are traveling with her. Hundreds o...
21:28, 08/22/2019

A New Novel Sees Beyond the Abstraction of Today’s Refugee Stories After two summers volunteering in a refugee center in Athens as thousands of families flooded into Greece, Christy Lefteri found herself wondering wh...
21:28, 08/22/2019

Tarek El Moussa on his new HGTV show, dating again and the evolution of 'Flip or Flop' Tarek El Moussa is back on HGTV for a new season of "Flip or Flop" with ex-wife Christina Anstead, but he's going solo in 2020 with "Flipping 10...
21:28, 08/22/2019

Eddie Stobart crisis deals fresh blow to Woodford Eddie Stobart, the logistics group known for its distinctively coloured lorries‎, will deliver a fresh blow to the embattled fund manager Neil ...
21:56, 08/22/2019

Gov. Jay Inslee Ends His 2020 Presidential Bid (OLYMPIA, Wash.) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who made fighting climate change the central theme of his presidential campaign, announced Wedne...
21:56, 08/22/2019

Trump Reverses Course on Gun Control Again, Says He Backs Tighter Background Checks (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again backed tighter background checks for gun purchases, but said he wants to be caref...
21:56, 08/22/2019

Sensex Slumps 587 Points, Nifty Below 10,750 As Markets Hit 6-Month Low The S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty slumped to their lowest levels in around six months on the back of a broad-based selling pressure. Investors are awa...
21:56, 08/22/2019

Yuan Falls To Fresh 11-Year Lows On Trade War Worries Prior to the market opening, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) set the midpoint rate at 7.049 per dollar prior to market open, weaker than the previo...
21:56, 08/22/2019

Apple warns new credit card users over risks of it touching wallets and pockets Manufacturer’s warning to keep flashy, minimalist Apple Card away from pockets, wallets and other cards draw derisionApple’s flashy branded credit ca...
21:56, 08/22/2019

Relentless sequence of disasters in Asia-Pacific ‘sign of things to come’, cautions UN regional body Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, are ...
21:56, 08/22/2019

Man accused of upskirting 555 women caught in the act and arrested Police in Madrid arrested a 53-year-old man accused of recording intimate videos of more than 500 women without their consent before posting the foot...
22:14, 08/22/2019

| Relief as PSL blackout set to end The Minister of Sport and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa has announced that Absa Premiership soccer is close to a return to SABC following an early season b...
22:14, 08/22/2019

| Sundowns, Pirates face daunting African challenges Mamelodi Sundowns and Orlando Pirates are among five former CAF Champions League trophy-holders trailing by one goal in fixtures coming up this weeke...
22:14, 08/22/2019

Watch: Mike Moustakas homer leads Brewers over Cardinals Mike Moustakas paced the Milwaukee Brewers to a victory against the St. Louis Cardinals with a mammoth three-run homer in the first inning of the 5-3...
22:14, 08/22/2019

Overstock CEO resigns after ‘deep state’ comments Patrick Byrne has resigned as the CEO of Overstock following comments he made about the “deep state,” and his relationship with Russian agent Maria B...
22:14, 08/22/2019

Watch: Showtime releases first-look teaser of 'The L Word: Generation Q' Showtime released a first-look teaser of "The L Word: Generation Q" featuring returning stars Jennifer Beals, Katherine Moennig, and Leisha Hailey, a...
22:42, 08/22/2019

Jaboukie Young-White to kick off new season of Comedy Central stand-up specials Comedy Central's latest edition of "Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents...." is not joking around, as the network has booked some of the scene's most pr...
22:42, 08/22/2019

Qantas to test 19-hour flights between Sydney and New York City, London Australian carrier Qantas announced Thursday it will test new 19-hour routes from both London and New York City to Sydney this year, to see if it's a...
23:00, 08/22/2019

How a hacked US nightclub Twitter account was implicated in China's information war Twitter recently took down a covert network of nearly 1,000 accounts it says are tied to the Chinese government. Many, but not all, of the accounts a...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Environmental groups sue to block Trump Endangered Species Act rollback More than half a dozen environmental groups filed a lawsuit this week against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the Endang...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Doing housework could substantially lower risk of ‘early death,’ study says Doing light physical activity such as cooking or washing dishes each day is enough to substantially lower the risk of early death, a study suggests. ...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Would you name your child Pumpkin Spice? One in three parents would for this The vast majority of Americans love pumpkin spice so much that they’d be willing to sign a petition to allow the flavor to be available through...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Depth of Field: The Movie Poster Brexit Deserves John MacDougall’s portrait-style capture of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson suggests the allure of a spy thriller...
23:00, 08/22/2019

How we can make up for the Naomi Osaka injustice at US Open As a sporting city, we almost always get this stuff right. When we gather in one of our buildings, old or new, we know how to rock its walls and ratt...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Russian athlete and model Margarita Plavunova dies while training Russian athlete Margarita Plavunova has been found dead on the side of the road while out jogging during a training session. The champion hurdler, 25...
23:00, 08/22/2019

How to create a MySQL relational database in AWS With the benefit of cloud AWS computing services, businesses of all sizes can implement sophisticated relational database solutions quickly and effic...
23:28, 08/22/2019

| What does Facebook's plan to hire journalists mean for media industry? Facebook's plan to hire professional journalists instead of relying solely on algorithms to deliver news is a positive step but is unlikely to shake ...
23:28, 08/22/2019

CDC investigates more than 150 cases of 'severe pulmonary disease' involving vaping Health officials warned Wednesday that “vaping” has led to more than 150 cases of “severe pulmonary disease” in 16 states as use of e-cigarette produ...
23:56, 08/22/2019

Traveller24.com | WATCH | Ghana draws African-American tourists with 'Year of Return' US preacher Roxanne Caleb blinked away the tears as she emerged from a pitch-dark dungeon where African slaves were once held before being shipped ac...
23:56, 08/22/2019

Solar drives Fifth Third to add investment bankers Fifth Third is the latest US regional bank to grasp an opportunity to build out its investment bank, by bolting new expertise on to an area in which ...
23:56, 08/22/2019

Harvey Weinstein to be arraigned again ahead of criminal trial Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is scheduled to be arraigned on Monday morning on an indictment in connection with his upcoming criminal t...
00:14, 08/23/2019

Barack and Michelle Obama are buying a $15M estate in Martha’s Vineyard Barack and Michelle Obama are close to buying a massive Martha’s Vineyard estate. TMZ reports that the former president and first lady are in e...
00:14, 08/23/2019

Could You Endure 20 Hours In Coach? Qantas Plans To Find Out The world’s longest commercial flight is 9,534 miles from Newark to Singapore and takes anywhere from 15 to 19 hours depending on winds. Nineteen hou...
00:14, 08/23/2019

Fortnite Season 10 Is A Bust There was a lot of player excitement in the run-up to Fortnite’s Season 10, with early hints suggesting the return of old, beloved landmarks like Dus...
00:14, 08/23/2019

Global worry over Amazon fires escalates; Bolsonaro defiant Amid global concern about raging Amazon fires, Brazil on Thursday said it was the target of a smear campaign by critics who contend President Jair Bo...
00:42, 08/23/2019

HP CEO steps down, taps veteran insider; flags quarterly profit below Street view HP Inc said on Thursday Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler is stepping down after nearly four years in the role, and forecast fourth quarter profi...
00:42, 08/23/2019

S&P 500 stalls in economic data offset, ahead of Fed chair's speech The benchmark S&P 500 ended little changed on Thursday as a fall in U.S. jobless claims offset data showing a contraction in U.S. manufacturing activ...
00:42, 08/23/2019

HP names Lores CEO, reports solid Q3 HP said Enrique Lores, head of its printing unit, will take over as CEO for Dion Weisler. Separately, HP's third quarter earnings were better than ex...
00:42, 08/23/2019

Prices at the pump are falling TUCSON – Gas prices are expected to drop after Labor Day. According to Triple-A drivers in every market across the country could potentially en...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Yuma BP arrests 16 in connection to human smuggling attempts YUMA, Ariz, – Sixteen people were arrested earlier this week after Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents stopped two human smuggling attempts in les...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Family honors John McCain with hashtag and plans to build library It has been almost a year since the death of Senator John McCain and to honor his memory, Cindy McCain is asking Americans to perform acts of civilit...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Heat takes down more UPS workers during hottest summer ever July was officially the hottest month on record, and in the scorching sun, UPS workers have convulsed, fainted and landed in the emergency room with ...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Digging Deeper: City works to combat low-income housing shortage TUCSON – We have an update on a story we told you about on the lack of housing for low-income and senior renters who receive Section 8 benefits...
01:00, 08/23/2019

A Case for Why Jay-Z Should Forget About the NFL and Just Buy a Popeyes Franchise Of the myriad possible metaphors for the Popeyes Chicken Sandwich craze of 2019—which is a thing I will tell my kids about when they ask how America ...
01:00, 08/23/2019

If You’re Looking for Some Simple Entertainment, Reading Cardi B’s Deposition Will Please You Cardi B doesn’t need to take a BuzzFeed quiz to realize that if she were a Powerpuff Girl, she’d be Buttercup. (By the way, I searched to see if ther...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Bernie Sanders Releases $16 Trillion Climate Plan That Declares Issue a National Emergency (PARADISE, Calif.) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders released a $16.3 trillion climate plan Thursday that builds on the Green ...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Hospitals treat patients without admitting them, to avoid penalties (Reuters Health) - Hospitals appear to be treating Medicare patients in emergency departments (EDs) and observation areas to avoid readmissions and t...
01:28, 08/23/2019

Gender minority college students at increased mental health risk (Reuters Health) - Gender minority students in U.S. colleges and universities are four times as likely as other students to experience mental health ...
01:28, 08/23/2019

Three Fed Officials Offer Diverging Views on Rate Cuts in TV Interviews Three Fed officials offered diverging views on the path for monetary policy in television interviews, with two skeptical over the need for lower rate...
01:28, 08/23/2019

Marvel’s Avengers game: release date, news, trailers and first impressions After two years of secrecy, Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics are nearly ready to talk about their first Avengers game – or, as we know it, Mar...
01:28, 08/23/2019

Microsoft, Intel and others are doubling down on open source Linux security Microsoft is continuing its broad ongoing push to contribute with open source projects, joining the newly created Confidential Computing Consortium, ...
01:28, 08/23/2019

AC Schnitzer ACS2 Sport 'Competition' 2019 review Aachen tuner turns its attention to – and turns up the wick on – the sweetest-handling M car currently on sale AC Schnitzer has been modifying all ...
01:28, 08/23/2019

Opinion: Why Volkswagen needs to reinvent its image A new logo is just the beginning of a brand-wide revamp that seeks to draw a line under Dieselgate It’s not hyperbole to say the Volkswagen ID 3 wil...
01:28, 08/23/2019

Promoted | Vauxhall Crossland X: Designed for family life (part 1) With lots of luggage space and clever features that make long journeys easier and more comfortable, Vauxhall’s mid-size SUV is perfect for busy famil...
01:28, 08/23/2019

Can Virgil Abloh Fit in a Museum? “Figures of Speech” in Chicago tries to capture the essence of a prodigious fashion designer. It’s an endeavor with radical juxtapositions, clever pr...
01:56, 08/23/2019

Sanders agrees to 'Medicare-for-all' change after union concerns Sen. Bernie Sanders is making changes to his signature policy proposal – "Medicare-for-all" – in order to address union concerns that a shift to sing...
01:56, 08/23/2019

Dem senator hit with bar complaint for ‘openly threatening’ Supreme Court Conservative watchdog Judicial Watch has accused Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., of “openly threatening the U.S. Supreme Court,” in a complaint brou...
01:56, 08/23/2019

South Korea Ends Pact to Share Military Information With Japan South Korea said it was withdrawing from an agreement to share military intelligence with Japan—widening a rift between two U.S. allies and undermini...
01:56, 08/23/2019

Inside Giada De Laurentiis' $30 Million Empire Giada De Laurentiis had no intention of entering into the family business of show. By now, it's hard to imagine the Italian-born granddaughter of fa...
01:56, 08/23/2019

Amazon Promises to Stop Taking Delivery Drivers' Tips in DoorDash-Style Scheme [Updated] As we collectively await word from DoorDash that it’s finally made good on a promise to overhaul its tip-skimming operation, Amazon—which had a simil...
01:56, 08/23/2019

I Liked Something Online Today It’s hard to shock the staff of Gizmodo dot com. Collectively, we’ve spent millions of hours online, covering everything from fishman dildos to catfi...
01:56, 08/23/2019

Hungry turtle ASMR is ASMR we can get behind ASMR, otherwise known as autonomous sensory meridian response, has long been dominated by the kinds of hushed whispers that make some of us mortals f...
02:14, 08/23/2019

Durex manages to swing Spider-Man controversy conversation around to premature ejaculation Since news broke this week that a financial impasse between Disney and Sony Pictures Entertainment will mean the end of Spider-Man’s involvement in ...
02:14, 08/23/2019

Lightning strike in Poland, heavy thunderstorm blamed for at least 5 deaths, more than 100 injuries in Tatra Mountains Several people are dead and a dozen reported injured after lightning struck during a thunderstorm in Poland's southern Tatra Mountains, officials sai...
02:14, 08/23/2019

Woman finds 3.72-carat yellow diamond while learning how to find diamonds A Texas woman was sitting in the shade at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas, watching a YouTube video on how to find diamonds. Then she found...
02:14, 08/23/2019

Mary J. Blige and Nas remember losing their radio virginity Their songs have been spun countless times on the radio over the years, but Mary J. Blige and Nas — co-headlining the Royalty tour at Barclays Center...
02:14, 08/23/2019

Greenlanders welcome global attention, but there's no love lost for Trump Authorities and residents in Greenland have branded President Donald Trump's talk of buying the island "insulting" but have welcomed the global ...
02:42, 08/23/2019

Nepal bans single-use plastics at Mount Everest starting next year Officials in Nepal announced Thursday single-use plastics on or around Mount Everest will be entirely outlawed next year -- as part of an effort to t...
02:42, 08/23/2019

HP CEO Dion Weisler will step down in November Following four years at the helm of HP, CEO Dion Weisler will step down in November. The Palo Alto-based PC maker today announced that its Australian...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Adam Driver investigates post-911 CIA tactics in 'The Report' trailer It's been nearly five years since the Senate's report on the CIA's use of enhanced interrogation methods made a permanent mark on Amer...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Hyundai teases all-electric concept '45' for Frankfurt By Jonathon Ramsey Didn't see this one coming. Hyundai has teased the electric concept it's taking to next month's Frankfurt Motor Sh...
03:00, 08/23/2019

FAA says invites global Boeing 737 MAX pilots to simulator tests The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Thursday it has invited a cross-section of line pilots from global carriers that operate Boeing Co's...
03:00, 08/23/2019

White House mulling tax cuts but not to counter short-term weakness: adviser The Trump administration is studying tax cuts to buttress long-term U.S. economic growth that could be rolled out during the 2020 election campaign b...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Brendan Rodgers backs James Maddison to be a perfect fit for England • Leicester manager praises midfielder’s work ethic• ‘He has confidence because he puts the work in,’ says RodgersBrendan Rodgers believes James Madd...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Europa League: Wolves, Celtic and Linfield all triumph – as it happened Wolves impressed with a fine 3-2 win at Torino, Linfield stunned Qarabag by the same scoreline and Celtic overcame AIK 2-0, while Rangers held Legia ...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Qantas tests 19-hour direct flights from UK and US to Sydney Three flights scheduled on new Boeing 787-9 as airline looks at introducing route in 2022Qantas is to test non-stop direct flights from London to Syd...
03:28, 08/23/2019

What causes numbness on the right side of the face? Facial numbness can occur when nerves in the face become damaged or inflamed. Find out which conditions can cause right sided facial numbness, and le...
03:28, 08/23/2019

Yousef Makki: MP questions whether defendants would have gone free if they were 'black state school pupils' An MP has questioned the verdicts in the Yousef Makki murder trial and whether the teenagers would have been acquitted of murder if they had been bla...
03:56, 08/23/2019

Opposition MPs agree to meet Jeremy Corbyn in bid to block no-deal Brexit Senior opposition leaders have agreed to meet Jeremy Corbyn next week in Westminster to discuss plans to prevent the UK crashing out of the EU withou...
03:56, 08/23/2019

Did 'Baby Shark' violate copyright law? A New York entertainer thinks so Kids can't stop listening to the "Baby Shark" song and adults can't get it out of their heads. A New York man says the song is his, so he&a...
03:56, 08/23/2019

Sony thinks it can make billion-dollar Spider-Man movies without Marvel. It can’t. The Sony vs. Disney saga continues with new revelations from behind the scenes of one of the worst decisions Sony has ever made. The company decided ...
03:56, 08/23/2019

Los Angeles toddler rescued after parents’ murder-suicide: cops A 2-year-old girl was found unharmed in her Los Angeles home after her parents died in an apparent murder-suicide, police said. The toddler was insid...
03:56, 08/23/2019

Miley Cyrus denies cheating on Liam Hemsworth in Twitter rant "There are NO secrets to uncover here. I’ve learned from every experience in my life. I’m not perfect, I don’t want to be, it’s boring," Miley Cyrus ...
03:56, 08/23/2019

YouTube Disables 200 Videos Believed to Be Spreading Disinformation About Hong Kong Protests (SAN FRANCISCO) — YouTube says it disabled more than 200 videos this week that appeared to be part of a coordinated effort to spread misinforma...
04:14, 08/23/2019

Giraffes Move Closer to Endangered Species List as Nations Move to Regulate Trade of Body Parts (GENEVA) — Nations around the world moved Thursday to protect giraffes as an endangered species for the first time, drawing praise from conserv...
04:14, 08/23/2019

North Korea says ready for dialogue or confrontation with U.S. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said on Friday Pyongyang is ready for both dialogue and confrontation with the United States, warning Washin...
04:14, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong gears up for fresh protests as activists target airport Hong Kong braced on Friday for further demonstrations and a "stress test" of the city's international airport at the weekend, as nearly three months ...
04:14, 08/23/2019

Chinese state media says fentanyl abuse is entirely U.S. responsibility Chinese state media on Friday hit back at claims by U.S. officials that China was failing to crack down on the flow of fentanyl and fentanyl-related ...
04:14, 08/23/2019

Trump's message to G7 leaders this weekend: Be more like U.S. President Donald Trump will highlight U.S. economic policies under his stewardship at meetings with other G7 leaders this weekend in France and encou...
04:14, 08/23/2019

New 2019 SsangYong Korando: prices, specs and pics News 21 Aug, 2019 The all-new SsangYong Korando SUV will take on the Nissan Qashqai with a fresh look, updated tech and a starting pric...
04:42, 08/23/2019

DOJ Manages to Stay Racist Even Though Attorney General No Longer Named After Confederates Who needs an attorney general named after multiple Confederates to be racist? Apparently not Trump’s Department of Justice, which is managing its rat...
04:42, 08/23/2019

Carnegie Mellon and Oregon State team wins first leg of DARPA Subterranean Challenge robot competition A team hailing from Carnegie Mellon University and Oregon State University nabbed the first of four prizes in DARPA's Subterranean Challenge.Read Mor...
04:42, 08/23/2019

The Amazon Is In Flames. But Brazil's Past Can Show The Path Forward. Just over 16 years ago, on a sweltering day along the southeastern fringe of the Amazon forest, we sat down to catch our breath on a half-burnt log. ...
04:42, 08/23/2019

"Astonishing": Gavaskar Unhappy With Ashwin's Exclusion From Antigua Test Ravichandran Ashwin's exclusion from the playing XI in the first Test against the West Indies did not go well with former India player Sunil Gavaskar...
05:14, 08/23/2019

House Democrats have some convincing to do on impeachment A new poll suggests House Democrats pursuing an impeachment inquiry will have to simultaneously build their case against Trump and make it to the Ame...
05:14, 08/23/2019

Trump Administration Drops Proposal to Cut Foreign Aid After Intense Debate Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and top lawmakers had objected to the idea of withdrawing money already allocated f...
05:14, 08/23/2019

'Work will set you free': US Army commander suspended for using Auschwitz slogan to boost recruiting A US Army commander has been suspended after he reportedly sent a memo to Army recruiters that included the Nazi motto of the notorious Auschwitz dea...
05:14, 08/23/2019

South Korea scraps intelligence-sharing pact with Japan in blow to US alliance South Korea is ending its intelligence-sharing agreement with Japan, delivering a blow to U.S. and allied missile defenses, in a dispute over human r...
05:14, 08/23/2019

DoorDash Announces It's Replacing That Whole Tip-Skimming Scheme Thing Apparently taking Amazon’s lead, DoorDash announced a revised pay model on Thursday that should fetch its couriers “more money on average,” according...
05:42, 08/23/2019

U.S. SEC fines Deutsche Bank $16 million to settle foreign corruption charges Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay more than $16 million to settle charges that it violated U.S. corruption laws by hiring relatives of foreign governme...
05:42, 08/23/2019

Florida scientists induce spawning of Atlantic coral in lab for first time Scientists in Florida have artificially induced reproductive spawning of an endangered Atlantic coral species for the first time in an aquarium setti...
06:00, 08/23/2019

French mayors ban glyphosate weedkiller, defying government Some 20 French mayors have banned glyphosate from their municipalities, defying the government, which is now taking legal action to impose national l...
06:00, 08/23/2019

'Malaria will not be eradicated in near future', warns WHO Three-year review says new vaccines for eradicating disease are only 40% effectiveMalaria will not be eradicated in the foreseeable future even thoug...
06:00, 08/23/2019

Months Ahead Of Olympics, World Body Suspends India's Dope Testing Lab The World Anti-Doping Agency or WADA has suspended the accreditation of the National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) for six months in what could be a...
06:00, 08/23/2019

India, France Sign Agreements On Maritime Awareness, Skill Development India and France signed an agreement on behalf of the Indian Space Research Organisation and Paris-based National Centre for Space Studies for the es...
06:00, 08/23/2019

Convict In Rajiv Gandhi Assassination Granted 3 Weeks' Leave Extension The Madras High Court on Wednesday extended by another three weeks, the ongoing ordinary leave of Nalini Sriharan, a life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi...
06:00, 08/23/2019

Former Texas health care worker gets 2 life sentences for raping 74-year-old patient with dementia: report A Fort Worth man will spend the rest of his life behind bars for raping a 74-year-old patient – who could not move or speak – at a nursing home last ...
06:28, 08/23/2019

White supremacist gang members indicted in major Nevada sting operation, reports say More than 20 members of a Nevada white supremacist prison gang were indicted this week on a slew of charges ranging from murder and robbery to drug t...
06:28, 08/23/2019

Ireland abuse survivors say Pope must face up to Church's past sins This weekend will be a moment of reckoning for survivors around the world, as the Pope arrives for the first papal visit to Ireland in nearly 40 year...
06:56, 08/23/2019

Thomas shares Tour Championship lead despite low-key start Justin Thomas missed two short putts in a mediocre even-par 70 on the first day at the Tour Championship on Thursday but ended the round tied for the...
06:56, 08/23/2019

Djokovic, Federer in same half of U.S. Open draw Wimbledon finalists Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer are on a semi-final collision course at the U.S. Open after they were placed in the same half of...
06:56, 08/23/2019

Holy shit, that's Christina Hendricks' hand on the American Beauty poster Although its critical reception has, uh, drifted a bit over the last 20 years—exacerbated by, among other things, a series of sexual assault allegati...
07:14, 08/23/2019

Oceans of Noise: Episode Three – Science Weekly During our summer break, we’re revisiting the archives. Today, Wildlife recordist Chris Watson concludes this three-part journey into the sonic envir...
07:14, 08/23/2019

8 can't-miss Coast Guard rescues Happy birthday to the U.S. Coast Guard! Thank you to its service members who are always ready to protect us by land and by sea.    &#...
07:14, 08/23/2019

Grandpa with Alzheimer's holding onto dance moves He's forgotten almost everything from the last 83 years, but not the dance moves he shared with his wife.        ...
07:14, 08/23/2019

Scarf the tracker dog protects animals from poachers A mother's work is never done. This dog raises her seven pups while saving endangered animals from poachers in Kenya's wild. This vide...
07:14, 08/23/2019

Walmart to reopen, renovate El Paso store with memorial to shooting victims The El Paso store is expected to reopen in three to four months, and Walmart plans to add a memorial for the shooting victims, officials say.  ...
07:14, 08/23/2019

Back-to-school products you should never buy at Target Target is one of the most popular stores for back-to-school shopping — but skip these items or you'll be wasting money!    ...
07:14, 08/23/2019

Florida executes man convicted of killing gay men during crime spree in 1994 A man convicted of targeting three gay men who had befriended him before he bludgeoned and suffocated them during an eight-month crime spree in 1994 ...
08:00, 08/23/2019

Buy them before we do: second-hand picks for 23 August Corrado's handsome angular bodywork can fall victim to rust, so get the torch out New, the Volkswagen Corrado was referred to as 'the people's Pors...
08:00, 08/23/2019

7 sent to hospital after smoke in Hawaiian Airlines plane cabin forces emergency landing Seven people were taken to the hospital Thursday after smoke filled the cabin of a Hawaiian Airlines flight from California to Hawaii.   &...
08:00, 08/23/2019

|DespitegoodrainfallsintheWesternCape,agri-productionnotyetoutofthewoods-economists Although dam levels in Cape Town are, on average, more than 60% full after a season of good rainfall, additional rain is still necessary to ensure im...
08:28, 08/23/2019

Prince Andrew was seen getting foot massage from young woman at Epstein's apartment – report Incident was recounted in an email exchange between a prominent US literary agent and author Evgeny MorozovPrince Andrew was seen inside the New York...
08:28, 08/23/2019

US justice department news briefing links to white nationalist website Email sent to immigration judges links to virulently anti-immigrant site full of antisemitic referencesThe US Department of Justice distributed a mor...
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'We must defend our city': A day in the life of a Hong Kong protester As demonstrations entered their 11th week, the Guardian shadowed a protester for the day at a major anti-government rally banned by the police It is ...
08:28, 08/23/2019

A Faithful Man review – drearily frothy French romcom The female objects of desire in this disappointing ménage à trois comedy by Louis Garrel are more fantasies than charactersFrench actor Louis Garrel ...
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'It's not legal': UN stands by as Turkey deports vulnerable Syrians Government pressure leaves agency silent despite claims of forced returns of LGBT refugees and others under police crackdown When summer began, Ward’...
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The physics professor who says online extremists act like curdled milk Hate may be less like a cancer and more like bubbles, says Neil Johnson, who applies physics theory to human behaviorLone wolves. Terrorist cells. Ba...
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WRAPUP 1-Hong Kong protesters target airport week after arrivals hall mayhem Hong Kong braced for multiple anti-government demonstrations on Friday and a "stress test" of the airport this weekend, as protests in the Chinese-ru...
08:28, 08/23/2019

Tesla to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem - Bloomberg Tesla Inc has agreed to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem Ltd for electric vehicles manufactured in China, Bloomberg reported on Friday citing...
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UPDATE 2-U.S. FAA says it will invite global Boeing 737 MAX pilots to simulator tests The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Thursday it would invite Boeing 737 MAX pilots from across the world to participate in simulator tes...
08:28, 08/23/2019

VW's Electric ID. Buggy Recalls '60s Car Culture in All the Right Ways This romping off-road prototype won’t find its way to dealership floors, but the electric platform on which it’s built previews the brand’s thrilling...
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The ten best console racing games of all time Enlarge / It's never a bad time to bust out your wheel—here's the T-GT wheel. (credit: Jonathan Gitlin) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff ...
08:56, 08/23/2019

How to Get Android's New 'Focus Mode' Early The imminent launch of Android 10 (née “Android Q”) will bring a host of new things to do, and several built-in Android apps are also prepping a few ...
08:56, 08/23/2019

Cold Case: Cops searching for man licking Blue Bell ice cream in viral video Police issued an arrest warrant for a man in Southwest Texas who was seen on a viral video opening a container of Blue Bell ice cream in a Walmart an...
08:56, 08/23/2019

Jorge Lorenzo had MotoGP and Honda "doubts" during injury layoff Jorge Lorenzo admits the two big June crashes that had left him with an injured back created "doubts" and affected his "commitment" to his current Mo...
08:56, 08/23/2019

Amazon fires: Madonna and Leonardo DiCaprio among celebrities to speak out Huge fires have been blazing through the Brazilian rainforest this week, with more than half in the Amazon region. The fires spell disaster for the l...
09:14, 08/23/2019

Flores: Jay-Z songs intended to 'challenge' Stills Dolphins coach Brian Flores explained that his motive behind playing eight Jay-Z songs during Tuesday's practice wasn't to troll receiver Kenny Still...
09:42, 08/23/2019

| Brazil president says France's Macron has 'colonialist mentality' over Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro blasted his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron as having a "colonialist mentality" for rallying G-7 countries to a...
10:00, 08/23/2019

Amazon to acquire minority stake in an Indian supermarket chain operator Amazon.com Inc is set to snag a 3.58% minority stake in India's Future Retail, which operates more than 1,500 stores in India and owns several superm...
10:00, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 2-Hong Kong unions urge Cathay Pacific to end "white terror" Cathay Pacific Airways , which is caught in the crosswinds between authorities in Beijing and anti-government protesters in Hong Kong, must put an en...
10:28, 08/23/2019

Pc Andrew Harper's family vow to 'go forward with him in our hearts' in first official tribute to 'murdered' officer The family of Pc Andrew Harper have vowed to "go forward with Andrew in our hearts" in their first tribute to the officer, a week after he was killed...
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Pc Andrew Harper: Officer to be remembered with a minute's silence by colleagues A minute's silence will be held by police forces across the country this morning to remember Pc Andrew Harper who died while responding to a reported...
10:28, 08/23/2019

'Terrible' NZ internet prompts concerns over how to watch All Blacks at World Cup Fears fans in rural areas will not be able to follow Bill raised in parliament to extend licensing hoursNew Zealanders in rural areas are raising con...
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The thud, thud, thud of techno music leaves no space for bad thoughts They say routine is good for mental health, and techno is nothing if not routineI am often asked what sort of things help me with my mental health. I...
11:14, 08/23/2019

North Korea takes swipe at Trump’s secretary of state, but says it’s ready to talk Working-level talks between the United States and North Korea have yet to restart since stalling after the failed second summit between U.S. Presiden...
11:14, 08/23/2019

Myanmar troops’ sexual violence against Rohingya shows ‘genocidal intent’: UN report The U.N. said it found the country’s soldiers “routinely and systematically employed rape, gang rape and other violent and forced sexual acts against...
11:14, 08/23/2019

Kia K900 Redesigned for the 2019 model year, the second-generation of the sedan is bigger and significantly more luxurious ? and expensive ? than the Cadenza....
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| McGregor sorry for 'unacceptable' pub attack Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor has apologised for his attack on an older man in a Dublin bar which was captured on video before going viral l...
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'Zombie' deer disease might put humans at risk, epidemiologists say A fatal so-called "zombie" disease swiftly spreading in the United States and Canada among deer, elk and moose might put humans at risk if they eat d...
12:00, 08/23/2019

Zimbabwean comedian goes into hiding after abduction and beating Satirist Samantha Kureya seized at home, stripped and forced to drink sewageOne of Zimbabwe’s best-known comedians and political satirists is in hidi...
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Five things Congress may do that will affect your business this year And three that Congress will probably not do but will dominate the newsThe August lull is upon us so let’s all be grateful. We can definitely use a f...
12:28, 08/23/2019

What’s Happening in Kashmir? Our Cameras Contradict India’s Official Story Indian authorities say life is returning to normal in Kashmir. But thousands of people have been detained, and the military still patrols the streets...
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NBA legend Bob Cousy gets Medal of Freedom, and offers an assist to President Trump By making Bob Cousy just the fourth former NBA player to get the Presidential Medal of Freedom, President Trump also made clear he is a big fan of th...
12:56, 08/23/2019

Conor McGregor says he was 'wrong' to punch man in face in Ireland bar Former UFC fighter Conor McGregor admitted he was “wrong” to punch a man in the face at a pub in his native Ireland earlier this year, according to a...
12:56, 08/23/2019

Some Coca-Cola Stocks Fizz More Than Others Coca-Cola is supposed to have the same flavor everywhere, but that’s not the case for Coca-Cola stocks. Some of the soda giant’s bottling partners of...
12:56, 08/23/2019

Gerrard: Make Ibrox rock for Europa League clash "Steven Gerrard has called on Rangers fans to make Ibrox rock when Legia Warsaw return to Glasgow for the second leg of their Europa League qualifier...
13:14, 08/23/2019

Arsenal attacking trio can match Liverpool's vaunted front three, claims Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang believes Arsenal's club-record £72million signing Nicolas Pepe can help form a devastating attacking unit to match Liverpoo...
13:14, 08/23/2019

How will Chelsea line up against Norwich? Antonio Rudiger returns Antonio Rudiger's return from a meniscus injury gives Frank Lampard his first significant decision to make at centre-back since allowing David Luiz t...
13:14, 08/23/2019

Syrian army captures Hama rebel pocket in northwest: state media Syrian army troops seized a pocket of territory in the northwest where they had encircled rebels and a Turkish military post on Friday, reclaiming to...
13:14, 08/23/2019

Putin orders reciprocal Russian response to U.S. missile test Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday ordered a like-for-like response to a recent U.S. missile test, which he said showed that Washington aimed...
13:14, 08/23/2019

Apple’s Watch Is Smarter, but My Casio Keeps Getting the Job Done Casio’s basic watches have barely changed in decades, a rare achievement as planned obsolescence is elevated to a corporate art form, our columnist s...
13:14, 08/23/2019

Boxing News at Five: Fury claims he would beat Ruiz Jnr with one hand, Kovalev says he received “substantial” offer to fight Canelo Tyson Fury believes Andy Ruiz Jnr would be an easy fight for him, and Sergey Kovalev explains why he had to knock back Canelo Alvarez fight offer The...
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