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How doulas are helping one city lower its high rate of black infant deaths

Milwaukee's black infant mortality rate is higher than the U.S. rate. Doulas, or pregnancy and birth coaches, are volunteering to change that.       ...

How doulas are helping one city lower its high rate of black infant deaths

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A mayor reportedly said her city isn’t ready for black leader. A council member went further. Local reports indicate Hoschton, Ga., Mayor Theresa Kenerly said she withdrew the application of Keith Henry, a finalist for city administrator, “bec...
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Top Court Stays High Court Order Stopping Retrospective Black Money Law The Supreme Court today stayed the Delhi High Court order which had held that the 2016 black money law cannot be allowed to operate with retrospectiv...
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Mom rips anti-vaxxers after infant son contracts measles: '100% preventable' A California mother whose 5-month-old son contracted the measles virus posted heartbreaking photos of her infant suffering from a head-to-toe rash in...
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Father hit infant son in head, killing him, after losing video game, police say Anthony Trice, 26, is accused of striking his 1-month-old son in the head after losing a video game Friday evening. He's now charged with murder...
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12:00, 05/18/2019

Traders trim bets on Fed rate cut later this year Traders of U.S. short-term interest rate futures began trimming bets the Federal Reserve will cut rates before the end of the year after Fed Chairman...
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16:28, 05/15/2019

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15:14, 05/02/2019

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07:00, 05/21/2019

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21:14, 05/04/2019

Sudan's Bashir charged for protestors' deaths Sudan's Public Prosecutor Office has instructed expedited charges be bought against former President Omar al-Bashir in the killing of protestors, acc...
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01:28, 05/22/2019

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Carbon monoxide seen as potential cause of 4 deaths in home DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say carbon monoxide may have caused the deaths of four family members at a home in central Ohio. Officials in Genoa...
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18:42, 05/21/2019

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Natural ways to lower cholesterol High cholesterol levels can increase a person’s risk of heart disease. Natural ways to lower cholesterol include replacing trans fats and saturated f...
00:42, 05/08/2019

Toyota Human Support Robot- A helping Robot for Elderly Toyota, auto manufacturing company, is now looking ahead to help the disable and old age people. The Toyota Motors is going to spend 1 billion dollar...
18:42, 04/28/2019

Fed's Harker Expects One More Rate Hike in 2019 and Another in 2020 Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker said Monday he is still expecting more central bank interest-rate increases, but acknow...
19:00, 05/06/2019

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15:14, 04/30/2019

Upward Move on Key Market Rate Could Bring Fed Response The Federal Reserve’s tool kit for controlling interest rates is facing a challenge that could prompt changes in the mechanics of how the central ban...
15:28, 05/01/2019

Gold Rate Declines By Rs 250 Amid Weak Demand In the national capital, gold of 99.9 per cent and 99.5 per cent purity declined by Rs 250 each to Rs 32,620 and Rs 32,450 per 10 gram, respectively....
12:00, 05/03/2019

April jobs blowout keeps Fed rate cut out of Trump's grasp Blowout April hiring that leaves the U.S. the economic envy of the world, according to President Trump, comes with a spoiler: It makes the Federal Re...
11:56, 05/04/2019

UN study says humans are damaging nature at 'unprecedented' rate You probably weren't expecting a feel-good nature report from the UN after its alarming findings on climate change, and you won't get one. ...
17:42, 05/06/2019

Birth rate in U.S. falls to lowest level in 32 years, CDC says The number of babies born in the U.S. in 2018 fell to the lowest level in 32 years, according to a government report released Wednesday. The numbers ...
20:42, 05/15/2019

SBI Annuity Deposit Scheme: Rate Of Interest And Other Details Under SBI (State Bank of India) annuity deposit scheme, the facility of premature payment is available. However, it is permitted only in case of deat...
16:42, 05/11/2019

As Fed meets, Trump calls for sharp rate cut, stimulus President Donald Trump, in perhaps his most unorthodox statement yet on monetary policy, called for the U.S. Federal Reserve to act as if the country...
23:56, 04/30/2019

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22:28, 05/21/2019

U.S. job growth surges; unemployment rate drops to 3.6 percent U.S. job growth surged in April and the unemployment rate dropped to a more than 49-year low of 3.6 percent, pointing to sustained strength in econom...
16:56, 05/03/2019

EU devouring natural resources at unsustainable rate: report The world would need 2.8 Earths if everyone burned through natural resources as greedily as the average person in the EU, according to a new study. I...
05:56, 05/09/2019

UK jobless rate falls to its lowest level in 45 years LONDON (AP) — Official figures show that Britain’s unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in 45 years, though wage growth softened sl...
15:14, 05/14/2019

Google's Q1 means cloud revenue run rate still AWOL Google's parent company delivered mixed first quarter financial results due in part to the recent $1.7 billion antitrust fine​ by the European Commis...
23:56, 04/29/2019

U.S. Added 263,000 Jobs in April; Jobless Rate Fell American employers picked up the pace of hiring in April and the unemployment rate fell to a fresh half-century low, adding to signs of a healthy U.S...
15:00, 05/03/2019

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05:14, 05/01/2019

The UK's 'right' to healthcare doesn't stop a racial gap in maternal deaths The birth of a new royal baby is all the buzz: Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex welcomed a son this week who will now be seventh in line fo...
00:28, 05/09/2019

Cooperstown mom charged with manslaughter in deaths of twin babies COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — A 27-year-old woman faces manslaughter charges after authorities in central New York say she recklessly caused the deaths of her ...
19:14, 05/14/2019

Calling all pet lovers: This website warns you of dog deaths in movies I can handle just about anything that happens in the most gruesome of movies, but pets or babies murdered for lazy emotional manipulation will leave ...
00:00, 05/04/2019

Death penalty trial set to start for dad in deaths of 5 kids LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — A jury has been selected and opening statement should begin soon in the death penalty trial of a South Carolina father charged...
17:56, 05/14/2019

Number Of Deaths In Odisha Due To Cyclone Fani Rises To 41 The number of deaths in cyclone Fani on Wednesday rose to 41 against the 37 till yesterday, officials confirmed today. Information and Public Relatio...
14:14, 05/08/2019

DR Congo: Ebola deaths in latest outbreak pass 1,000 As Ebola health workers in DR Congo battle mistrust and attacks on hospitals, the number of deaths has exceeded 1,000. WHO's emergencies chief Mike R...
22:00, 05/03/2019

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18:56, 05/08/2019

DR Congo: Ebola deaths in latest outbreak to pass 1,000 As Ebola health workers in DR Congo battle mistrust and attacks on hospitals, the number of deaths is to exceed 1,000. WHO's emergencies chief Mike R...
20:00, 05/03/2019

Suspected serial killer now charged in deaths of 12 women A home health aide accused of killing an 81-year-old woman in Texas is now suspected in the deaths of 11 other women by smothering them with a pillow...
00:28, 05/17/2019

Military Shooter Mod Introduces Civilian Deaths And Cover-Ups ArmA 3 is a shooter that prides itself on its authenticity and attention to detail, but as far as the official experience goes that usually only exte...
04:00, 05/17/2019

Italian minister says immigrant accused of arson deaths MILAN (AP) — Italy’s interior minister says an immigrant from North Africa has been arrested for an arson fire at a police station in northern ...
13:14, 05/21/2019

Opioid crisis is also to blame for rise in cocaine deaths Death by cocaine is rising in America, and the opioid crisis, the nation’s deadliest overdose epidemic, is at fault, health officials said Thursday. ...
17:00, 05/06/2019

Man charged in deaths of 6 more Dallas-area elderly women DALLAS (AP) — Authorities say a Dallas man previously arrested in the death of an 81-year-old woman killed at least six other elderly women whose jew...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Despite deaths, injuries and recalls, air bags still save lives Air bags have hurt and killed people. In recent years millions of vehicles were recalled for defective air bags. Still, there's nothing safer in...
13:28, 05/13/2019

Autopsy results expected soon in German crossbow deaths Police investigating the death of three people whose bodies were found with crossbow bolts inside them at a hotel in Bavaria say they have found a th...
11:00, 05/13/2019

Number Of Deaths In Odisha Due To Cyclone Fani Rises To 64 The number of deaths due to cyclone Fani rose to 64 with 21 new deaths confirmed on Sunday, nine days after the 'extremely severe' cyclonic storm dev...
01:14, 05/13/2019

Plane crashes into Florida river at end of runway, no deaths JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a charter plane carrying 143 people and traveling from Cuba to north Florida ended up in a river at the end o...
09:00, 05/04/2019

Ranking the Deaths in the Final ‘Game of Thrones’ Season As expected, Season 8 delivered a few big surprises and a lot of dead bodies. Here’s look back at the major deaths, from most gut-wrenching to gratif...
22:56, 05/20/2019

Kentucky Derby to kick off under cloud of horse deaths Saturday marks the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs — but this year’s race will set off under a cloud of controversy orig...
00:56, 05/04/2019

European shares lower after comments from Fed's Powell; VW up 2.5% European stocks followed their U.S. counterparts lower on Thursday morning after the Federal Reserve chairman hinted that lower rates may not be in t...
11:00, 05/02/2019

Oil prices led lower by rising U.S. production, inventories Oil prices fell early Thursday despite an OPEC report confirming a sizable cut due to bearishness related to rising United States production and inve...
18:14, 04/28/2019

Iran increases by fourfold the rate of enrichment of low enriched uranium Iran has increased by fourfold the rate of enrichment of low enriched uranium, an official in Natanz nuclear facility was cited as saying by Tasnim n...
19:14, 05/20/2019

England’s Eoin Morgan banned for fourth ODI because of slow over-rate • England captain suspended for slow over-rate in third ODI• Bairstow reprimanded for hitting stumps after dismissal Eoin Morgan is set to hand over ...
14:56, 05/15/2019

ProBeat: Has Google’s word error rate progress stalled? If Google hit a wall in 2017 with cloud-powered speech recognition, it makes sense to shift resources to improving offline, on-device speech recognit...
22:28, 05/10/2019

Japan provides free preschool, daycare in bid to boost birth rate Japan enacted a new law Friday that allows all children to attend preschool at no cost -- part of a strategy by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to boost th...
21:28, 05/10/2019

Job growth surged in April, unemployment rate falls to 49-year low Hiring jumped in April as U.S. employers added 263,000 jobs, a strong gain that suggests businesses have shrugged off any concerns the economy may sl...
15:56, 05/03/2019

Antarctic ice thinning at an ‘extraordinary’ rate, satellite data show Antarctica is losing ice at a rapid rate, according to new satellite information. Glaciers are now sliding into the sea because of the warming Southe...
23:28, 05/17/2019

St. Louis Fed Chief Says Interest Rate May Be Cut to Meet Inflation Target Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said the U.S. central bank may need to lower its short-term interest-rate target if inflati...
12:14, 05/22/2019

Potential Fed Nominee Would Seek Shake-Up of Interest-Rate Policy Economist Judy Shelton, a potential Trump nominee to the Federal Reserve, said in an interview that she would bring a “different perspective” to the ...
22:56, 05/21/2019

Investors Await Clues on Fed's Rate Pause, Policy Outlook Federal Reserve officials are poised to leave interest rates unchanged at their two-day meeting ending Wednesday, and the debate could center on what...
15:28, 05/01/2019

Next Government Seen Relying On RBI Rate Cuts To Spur Growth: Report The government has a fiscal deficit target of 3.4 per cent of gross domestic product for 2019-20. While the RBI is likely to be open to more policy e...
12:42, 05/15/2019

Wall Street drops after Fed chair dampens rate-cut hopes U.S. stocks ended lower on Wednesday and the S&P 500 snapped a three-day streak of record high closes as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerom...
23:14, 05/01/2019

PRECIOUS-Gold steady near one-week low as Fed clouds rate cut bets Gold steadied on Thursday, holding just above a one-week low touched in the previous session after comments from U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome...
05:28, 05/02/2019

California growth rate slows as 2020 census looms SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials say the state had its slowest recorded growth rate ever last year as the country prepares for the 2020...
12:14, 05/02/2019

Stocks slip, dollar drifts after Fed cools rate cut bets The dollar nursed overnight gains while Europe's share markets struggled early on, after the U.S. central bank dampened bets that it might be readyin...
12:28, 05/02/2019

Iran increases by fourfold the rate of production of low enriched uranium Iran has increased by fourfold the rate of production of low enriched uranium, an official in Natanz nuclear facility was cited as saying by Tasnim n...
22:00, 05/20/2019

Australia's central bank will consider a rate cut at June meeting, governor says Australia's central bank will consider the case for lower interest rates at its June policy meeting, Governor Philip Lowe said in a speech on Tu...
10:28, 05/21/2019

Debt worries, low birth rate ring alarm bells Two important bits of seemingly unrelated news came out last week. One got more attention than the other. You probably heard that the birth rate in t...
13:00, 05/21/2019

CBOE To Introduce First Interest Rate-Based Volatility Index CHICAGO, June 13, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that it will begin disseminating values for i...
12:42, 05/02/2019

March consumer spending climbed at highest rate since 2010 U.S. consumer spending rose about 1 percent in March, the Bureau of Economic Analysis said Monday, a possible indication the post-recession rebound c...
20:14, 04/29/2019

Czech finance ministry plans 7 percent rate for new digital tax The Czech Finance Ministry said on Tuesday it was finalizing a plan to tax global internet giants and would submit a proposal by the end of May for a...
15:56, 04/30/2019

Congo Ebola deaths surpass 1,000 as attacks on treatment centers go on The death toll from an Ebola outbreak in Congo rose above 1,000 on Friday, with attacks on treatment centers continuing to hamper efforts to control ...
23:14, 05/03/2019

Gothic guru blamed in sex-slave crossbow deaths in Germany Authorities believe cult leader Torsten Weiss, 53 — the owner of a medieval fetish shop — directed the gory, murder-suicides that left himself and tw...
00:28, 05/17/2019

Texas man charged with killing 12 women, police look at 750 other deaths for possible links A Texas man has been charged with killing 12 elderly women, and police are now reexamining hundreds of other deaths to see if he might be connected. ...
18:14, 05/17/2019

Whale Deaths In US' West Coast May Be Linked To Arctic Warmth Dozens of gray whales have been found dead along the U.S. West Coast in recent weeks and some scientists believe the cause lies far to the north, in ...
09:00, 05/17/2019

Pregnancy-related deaths, mostly preventable, occur up to a year after birth: CDC Some 700 women in the United States die from pregnancy-related complications each year, up to a year after giving birth, and the deaths are usually p...
19:14, 05/07/2019

Horse Deaths at Santa Anita and Pimlico: Same Day, Same Track Owner A filly died after a race at Pimlico, the site of Saturday’s Preakness Stakes. The fatality at Santa Anita, the 24th at the track since Dec. 26, occu...
08:28, 05/18/2019

Huge Racial Disparities Found in Deaths Linked to Pregnancy African-American, Native American and Alaska Native women are about three times more likely to die from causes related to pregnancy, compared to whit...
22:14, 05/07/2019

Opioid overdose deaths decline when pharmacists can dispense naloxone (Reuters Health) - In states where pharmacists were allowed to sell the potentially lifesaving opioid antidote naloxone without a prescription, fewer...
00:28, 05/10/2019

E.P.A. Could Make Thousands of Pollution Deaths Vanish by Changing Its Math The Environmental Protection Agency plans to adopt a new method for projecting the future health risks of air pollution that experts have said is not...
12:42, 05/20/2019

Egypt holiday deaths: Daughter hits out at 'immoral' delays The daughter of a British couple who both died suddenly while on holiday in Egypt has accused authorities of showing an "immoral" lack of assistance ...
19:28, 05/01/2019

Multiple deaths in shooting at University of North Carolina, Charlotte The University of North Carolina, Charlotte campus was on lockdown Tuesday evening following reports of a shooting.       ...
06:28, 05/01/2019

Police: Water heater probably caused carbon monoxide deaths DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities believe a tankless water heater probably caused a carbon monoxide leak that killed a family of four at a home in Oh...
18:56, 05/13/2019

Fall in number of UK deaths hits profits at funeral provider Funeral provider Dignity has warned that its profits could fall short this year after a "significantly lower-than-expected number of deaths" in the f...
17:42, 05/13/2019

Endgame Writers on Thanos' Snap, Deaths, and Other Spoiler-y Things Avengers: Endgame writers Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely discuss all things spoiler-y, including why they made the choices they made and the ...
08:28, 04/30/2019

Laughing gas deaths double as young people ignore the dangers Young people are ignoring the lethal risks of laughing gas, nurses warn — with deaths doubling in just 12 months. They claim nitrous oxide, als...
20:14, 05/21/2019

Germany: 2 more bodies found in Passau crossbow deaths case A bizarre case in Bavaria continues to develop. After three people were found dead in a hotel room accompanied by two crossbows, now two further corp...
16:14, 05/13/2019

Sudan’s Omar al-Bashir Charged in Connection With Protester Deaths Sudan’s deposed president, Omar Hassan al-Bashir, has been charged by prosecutors with inciting violence that led to the deaths of people protesting ...
22:00, 05/13/2019

Surgical safety checklist linked to decline in hospital deaths After the World Health Organization's Surgical Safety Checklist went into effect in 2008, patient deaths after surgeries fell by a third in Scotland....
23:14, 04/28/2019

Quake of 6.1 magnitude in Panama injures one, no initial reports of deaths A 6.1 magnitude earthquake rattled homes in southwest Panama on Sunday near the border with Costa Rica, damaging buildings and injuring at least one ...
00:28, 05/13/2019

3 Germans in crossbow deaths killed by shots in hearts, neck BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say autopsies show three people found dead with crossbow bolts lodged in them died from those wounds, but are still ...
10:28, 05/14/2019

Cherry Brook Zoo cleared by CAZA in deaths of guinea pigs Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums said that their investigation has found that there is no evidence to support accusations that the method of eu...
20:42, 05/12/2019

E.P.A. Plans to Get Thousands of Pollution Deaths Off the Books by Changing Its Math The E.P.A. plans to change the way air pollution health risks are calculated in a way that would sharply lower estimated deaths from new, looser rule...
23:14, 05/21/2019

Ex-doctor in Texas sentenced to 20 years in prison over opioid deaths Howard Gregg Diamond, a Texas doctor who wrote unnecessary prescriptions for powerful drugs that contributed to the overdose deaths of at least seven...
06:00, 05/10/2019

Hispanic Caucus demands answers for migrant child deaths Federal lawmakers are asking Congress and the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security for an investigation into deaths of migrant children on th...
23:42, 05/21/2019

Study finds most sudden deaths in youth sports were in basketball The majority of sudden deaths in youth and middle school sports happen to boys at an average age of 13 on the basketball court, a NATA study found. ...
17:14, 05/20/2019

Indonesia election: Deaths reported as protesters clash with police Angry supporters of unsuccessful Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto have resorted to violent protests in the streets of Jakarta. The ...
08:56, 05/22/2019

Horse Deaths are Threatening the Racing Industry. Is the Sport Obsolete? A Kentucky family in the horse business for decades says action to address the health of the animals is overdue. The consequences of inaction could b...
12:28, 04/29/2019

Dollar Inches Lower Ahead of Fed, Jobless Report The dollar edged lower ahead of two events slated for later this week—the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy statement and the U.S. employment report—...
21:14, 04/29/2019

Uber shifts into lower gear, prices IPO at $45 per share SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is about to embark on a wild ride on Wall Street with the biggest and most hotly debated IPO in years. The world’s le...
23:42, 05/09/2019

DowDuPont profit slumps 28%, hit by lower chemical demand Floods in the U.S. Midwest and a sluggish growth in auto and smartphone markets hit prices of its specialty and agricultural chemicals as well as vol...
13:42, 05/02/2019

Home sales fall again despite lower mortgage rates Existing-home sales fell 0.4% in April and are down 4.4% from a year ago. The big drop in mortgage rates didn't help the sales.   ...
01:14, 05/22/2019

Apache's adjusted profit falls 69 pct on lower prices U.S. oil and gas producer Apache Corp reported a 69 percent plunge in adjusted quarterly profit on Wednesday, as lower crude and natural gas prices o...
00:42, 05/02/2019

Dollar Edges Lower Following Soft Inflation Data The dollar slipped Friday after a measure of first-quarter inflation came in below expectations despite surprisingly strong economic growth in the fi...
18:56, 04/28/2019

Uber Prepares for IPO at Midpoint of Target Range or Lower The landmark IPO of ride-hailing firm Uber is expected to price later Thursday as investors weigh a broader stock-market decline and the struggles of...
20:14, 05/09/2019

FCC clears SpaceX to fly internet satellites in lower orbit SpaceX is one step closer to fulfilling its plans of launching a host of internet satellites. The FCC has approved its revised plan that would fly o...
18:42, 04/28/2019

A Low-Fat Diet May Lower the Risk of Dying from Breast Cancer Breast cancer treatments have come a long way in recent decades, but understanding how to prevent tumors from forming in the first place has been a m...
01:14, 05/16/2019

Wall Street set for lower open on trade jitters Wall Street was set to open lower on Tuesday, as renewed worries over a prolonged trade spat between the United States and China weighed on investor ...
14:42, 05/07/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks open lower on Wall Street NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening broadly lower on Wall Street as trade...
16:14, 05/10/2019

IEA: Greater use of rail would save energy, lower emissions Increased railway use would save energy, help the environment, and also be safer, according to reports prepared by international environmental expert...
18:14, 04/28/2019

AIG profit jumps 44 pct on improved underwriting, lower costs American International Group Inc reported a 44.1 percent surge in quarterly adjusted earnings on Monday, boosted by higher premiums, improved underwr...
23:56, 05/06/2019

Viacom profit beats on lower costs, success of 'What Men Want' Viacom Inc, the owner of MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon, beat quarterly profit estimates on Friday, as costs fell and its Paramount Pictures div...
13:42, 05/10/2019

How Much Lower Will a Dealer Go on a Heavily Discounted Advertised Price? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to ...
18:28, 05/03/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks open lower as chipmakers fall NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. A sell-off in shares of chipmakers is pushing U.S. stock...
16:56, 05/20/2019

For Lower-Paid Workers, the Robot Overlords Have Arrived It’s time to stop worrying that robots will take our jobs. But as millions of low-paid workers’ lives are increasingly governed by software, it may b...
19:14, 05/01/2019

Eating Whole Walnuts May Help Lower BP For Those At Risk Of Heart Diseases A new study has said that eating walnuts may help lower blood pressure, especially in people who are vulnerable to or at risk of cardiovascular disea...
15:42, 05/02/2019

Semenya's future in doubt after she says no to medication to lower testosterone Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya's future was in doubt on Friday after she said she would not take medication to lower her testosterone levels ...
08:00, 05/04/2019

Eat walnuts to lower blood pressure, new study suggests The authors of a new study conclude that for people already at risk of cardiovascular disease, adding walnuts to a low-fat diet could lower that risk...
11:14, 05/13/2019

Russian central bank holds key rate, signals future cuts Russia's central bank held its key interest rate at 7.75 percent on Friday in line with market expectations, but said it could consider cutting ...
19:14, 04/28/2019

Growth Rate Of The Automobile Sector Keeps Changing Every Month: Nitin Gadkari Only two of the 16 companies on BSE Auto Index have held their heads above water this year. Tata Motors which rebounded last month after declining to...
19:42, 05/10/2019

Gundlach says buy interest rate volatility on long maturity U.S. Treasuries -Sohn Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive officer at Doubleline Capital, said on Monday at the Sohn Investment Conference that his best idea for investors is...
02:00, 05/07/2019

England captain Eoin Morgan hit with one-game ban after slow over-rate against Pakistan Eoin Morgan will sit out England's fourth ODI against Pakistan at Trent Bridge on Friday after he was banned for one match for England's dismal over-...
21:56, 05/15/2019

Research reveals surprising relationship between climate change and fertility rate Climate change will shape every aspect of human life – often in complex ways. Take the question of deciding how many children to have, for example. A...
17:42, 05/21/2019

Dented Fed rate cut hopes drag on stocks; dollar, yields climb Global equity markets declined for a second straight day on Thursday while the dollar and bond yields rose after comments from Federal Reserve Chairm...
00:56, 05/03/2019

Microsoft cloud annualized run rate hits $13bn in strong first quarter Microsoft posted revenue of $20.5 billion in the first quarter of its 2017 financial year, a negligible rise on the same quarter last year. Operating...
22:14, 05/02/2019

Mike Pence joins Trump in calling for interest rate cuts Vice President Mike Pence joined the chorus of Trump administration officials calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates. “I think it might...
21:00, 05/03/2019

UA, AZDHS study doubles survival rate for traumatic brain injuries MESA, Ariz. – It is a situation no one wants to imagine themselves or a loved one in, but traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are a major cause of d...
05:28, 05/09/2019

Asia Pacific stocks slip; Fed's Powell hints there won't be rate cuts Stocks in Asia Pacific declined in Thursday morning trade, following the U.S. Federal Reserve's overnight monetary policy decision and hints tha...
02:42, 05/02/2019

Study: Long-term stroke rate down 50 percent for older adults Over the long-term, strokes have dropped by 53 percent for adults older than age 55, and have declined by about 39 percent for people aged 35-55, acc...
23:28, 05/16/2019

Theory test pass rate drops to lowest level in a decade News 14 May, 2019 The proportion of learner drivers passing the driving theory test has fallen 18 per cent in a decade, new data reveal...
19:00, 05/14/2019

Texas woman pleads guilty in Kansas fair vendors' deaths A Texas woman has admitted to her role in the deaths of a couple who were killed at a Kansas fair after one suspect ordered the killings as part of a...
19:56, 05/15/2019

6.1 magnitude quake in Panama damages buildings, no initial reports of deaths A 6.1 magnitude earthquake shook homes in southwest Panama on Sunday near the border with Costa Rica, damaging some buildings, but there were no imme...
22:56, 05/12/2019

Dutch court will hear widows' case against Shell over deaths of Ogoni Nine Judges order oil firm to release confidential documents as wives of late Nigerian activists get go-ahead to pursue claimA Dutch court has ruled that ...
16:00, 05/01/2019

As the Kentucky Derby approaches, deaths pose existential questions for US racing A rash of deaths at the famous Santa Anita Park in California has left many wondering about the future of horse racing in AmericaTank Team, Unusual A...
11:42, 05/03/2019

Another sombre milestone for Afghanistan: 2018 saw record civilian deaths – UN report With over 3,800 civilian women, children and men killed in just one year, Afghanistan has hit yet another “deeply disturbing and wholly unacceptable”...
00:42, 04/29/2019

First slavery, then a chemical plant and cancer deaths: one town's brutal history Long before Reserve, Louisiana was home to a chemical plant and riddled with cancer, it had suffered the violent deprivations of enslavementAt night ...
13:00, 05/06/2019

Jail deaths highlight ongoing rural Alaska safety issues ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The deaths of three people in two weeks at western Alaska jails underscore a perennial problem that rural officials have att...
09:42, 05/15/2019

Gray whale deaths on West Coast may be linked to Arctic warmth Dozens of gray whales have been found dead along the U.S. West Coast in recent weeks and some scientists believe the cause lies far to the north, in ...
08:14, 05/17/2019

Markets Move Lower as U.S. Prepares to Raise China Tariffs President Trump and Beijing both indicated that trade war could continue, surprising businesses and investors who had expected a resolution this week...
15:28, 05/09/2019

Markets Right Now: Trade jitters send stocks sharply lower NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are falling sharply on Wall Street as the U.S. a...
19:28, 05/07/2019

Uber prices IPO at $45 per share, at lower end of target range -sources Uber Technologies Inc on Thursday priced its initial public offering at $45 per share, according to people familiar with the matter, at the lower end...
23:14, 05/09/2019

Fed can lower rates if U.S.-China trade spat causes slowdown: Rosengren The Federal Reserve has the tools it needs, including lowering interest rates, to respond to any slowdown resulting from the U.S.-China trade spat, a...
00:28, 05/14/2019

Trump pushes Fed to lower interest rates in series of tweets President Donald Trump is pushing the Federal Reserve to lower interest rates, claiming it would help the economy to "go up like a rocket."  &#...
21:14, 04/30/2019

US STOCKS-Futures edge lower ahead of inflation data U.S. stocks were on course to open lower on Monday after hitting another closing high in the previous session, as investors awaited inflation data an...
14:42, 04/29/2019

Dow, stocks poised for a lower open after higher tariffs kicked in Stocks were poised for a lower open on Friday after higher tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods kicked in after midnight.    ...
16:00, 05/10/2019

Walnuts may lower blood pressure, risk for heart disease People who switched out 5 percent of saturated fat in their diets for walnuts had lower central diastolic blood pressure readings than those who didn...
16:28, 05/02/2019

Crude oil prices drop after API reported lower-than-expected draw Oil prices fell early Wednesday, likely a result of lower-than-expected draws in an API with traders awaiting official EIA inventory data later in th...
18:14, 04/28/2019

Wall St. set to open lower after China's tough talk on trade Wall Street was set to break a three-day winning streak on Friday, as trade worries returned after Chinese media took a hard stance on the tariff dis...
14:56, 05/17/2019

Marathon Oil profit rises 66 pct on higher production, lower costs Marathon Oil Corp reported a 66.2 percent rise in first-quarter adjusted profit on Wednesday, getting a boost from higher output and lower production...
00:42, 05/02/2019

Treasury yields tick lower as US-China trade war escalates U.S. government debt prices ticked higher Thursday after President Donald Trump declared a national emergency over threats against American technolog...
16:14, 05/16/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX edges lower as material shares weigh Canada's main stock index edged lower on Wednesday, as shares of precious metal miners fell in the wake of a decline in gold prices ahead of the U.S....
17:14, 05/01/2019

Lower growth in one key U.S. metric could hurt Apple's most profitable unit As iPhone sales turn sluggish, Apple is counting more and more on the installed base of iPhones for revenue growth. To make this transition from hard...
00:56, 05/17/2019

Astros OF Springer leaves game with lower back stiffness BOSTON (AP) — Astros outfielder George Springer has left Houston’s game against the Boston Red Sox in the fifth inning with lower back stiffnes...
23:42, 05/19/2019

AIG profit jumps 44 percent on improved underwriting, lower costs American International Group Inc reported a 44.1 percent surge in quarterly adjusted earnings on Monday, boosted by higher premiums, improved underwr...
22:56, 05/06/2019

Type-2 diabetes: Why this one drink could lower blood sugar levels TYPE-2 diabetes symptoms include peeing more than usual and feeling very tired. To reduce blood sugar levels it’s important to watch what you eat and...
17:14, 05/01/2019

SoftBank Group shares tumble as Uber prices IPO at lower end Shares in Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp tumbled 5.5% on Friday, a day after one of its biggest tech bets, Uber Technologies, priced its i...
12:56, 05/10/2019

Illinois Senate Dems pave way for graduated-rate income tax -- after debating less than 7 minutes It took just seven minutes for Illinois state senators on Wednesday to advance major legislation that would revamp how personal income is taxed since...
14:00, 05/02/2019

US employers added robust 263,000 jobs in April, unemployment rate fell to 49-year low of 3.6% WASHINGTON (AP) — US employers added robust 263,000 jobs in April, unemployment rate fell to 49-year low of 3.6%....
15:56, 05/03/2019

U.S. Customs agency issues notice of higher tariff rate on Chinese goods U.S. Customs and Border Protection said on Thursday it would begin collecting a 25 percent tariff on a $200 billion category of Chinese imports at 12...
00:00, 05/10/2019

1 million species face extinction as humans plunder nature at ‘unprecedented’ rate More than 1 million species are likely to go extinct, many within decades, unless their habitats are restored through dramatic change, a UN report sa...
19:56, 05/06/2019

Gundlach recommends buying rate volatility on long maturity U.S. Treasuries: Sohn Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive officer of DoubleLine Capital, said on Monday at the Sohn Investment Conference that his best idea for investors is...
05:42, 05/07/2019

Nurse who was stabbed while helping London Bridge victim asked terrorist: 'What's wrong with you?' A nurse who was stabbed as she tried to save a man during the London Bridge terror attack said she looked into the eyes of one of the "evil" extremis...
14:14, 05/16/2019

Former Texas police chief faces murder trial for deaths of upstate couple SODUS, N.Y. — A former Texas police chief faces trial for the shooting deaths of an upstate New York couple in their driveway last fall. A Wayne Coun...
08:28, 05/20/2019

Heavy rains, 'incredible' flooding blamed for 2 deaths across Southeast from storm system Heavy rains from a storm system sparked flash flooding that turned deadly across portions of the Southeast on Sunday and may have also contributed to...
21:56, 05/12/2019

Advocates demand de Blasio bolster Vision Zero amid rise in traffic deaths With traffic deaths on the rise, safe-street advocates gathered outside City Hall Tuesday to demand Mayor de Blasio bolster his Vision Zero program. ...
05:42, 05/08/2019

Libya: Heavy shelling and civilian deaths ‘blatant violation’ of international law - UN envoy  Heavy shelling overnight on Tuesday which hit a densely-populated neighbourhood of Libya’s capital, Tripoli, was condemned “in the strongest terms” b...
19:28, 04/28/2019

Union Minister Slams Report Stating 1.2 Million Pollution Deaths in India Union minister Harsh Vardhan has discredited the recent global reports claiming over one million deaths in India due to air pollution, saying such st...
10:14, 05/05/2019

Yemen: 11 more ‘terrible, senseless’ civilian deaths reported, following attack in Sana’a - top UN official The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Yemen, Lise Grande, has expressed her outrage at the ‘terrible, senseless deaths’ of 11 civilians in t...
18:28, 04/28/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St ends lower on trade uncertainty; Dow down for 4th week Wall Street ended lower on Friday as continuing trade tensions pulled industrial and tech shares down, and the Dow capped a fourth straight week of l...
01:28, 05/18/2019

New office space will bring the chic back to the Lower East Side A quart of sour pickles on Grand Street costs just $8. But a single square foot of newly minted, amenities-rich office space on Delancey Street will ...
09:14, 05/14/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower as U.S.-China trade tensions mount Canada's main stock index fell at the open on Thursday, as anxious investors awaited the outcome of U.S.-China trade talks amid signs that negotiatio...
16:28, 05/09/2019

Using CRISPR to stop male calves being born may lower animal suffering Male cows and chickens are routinely killed soon after birth because they are not wanted, but it may be possible to prevent their embryos developing ...
18:42, 04/28/2019

Toyota annual profit rises 3% on cost cuts, lower incentives Toyota's operating profit edged up nearly 3 percent in the latest fiscal year on rising sales, tighter cost control and lower incentives in the cruci...
12:42, 05/08/2019

Supplement for joint pain linked to lower heart disease risk A large new study has found an association between glucosamine, a common dietary supplement for joint pain, and a lower risk of cardiovascular probl...
11:00, 05/16/2019

UPDATE 1-AIG profit beats on strong underwriting, lower costs; shares up 6 pct Insurer American International Group Inc reported first-quarter earnings that trounced Wall Street estimates on Monday, as its general insurance busi...
23:56, 05/06/2019

Chase tried to motivate customers with lower bank balances. It backfired badly. Chase Bank tried to offer customers on Twitter some #MondayMotivation to save money. The backlash was so strong the banking giant deleted their tweet...
14:56, 04/30/2019

U.S. says military killed 120 civilians abroad in 2018, lower than watchdog estimates United States military actions killed about 120 civilians and injured 65 others in Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan and Somalia last year, the Pentagon said ...
19:14, 05/02/2019

Type-2 diabetes: Eat this complex carb to lower blood sugar naturally DIABETES symptoms include headaches and blurred vision. To cut your type-2 risk, you should consider adding these complex carbohydrates into your die...
01:00, 05/05/2019

BA Province Lower House speaker takes leave over sex abuse claims Female member of PRO has accused the speaker of the Buenos Aires Provincial Legislature, Manuel Mosca, of sexual abuse. Mosca is the husband of natio...
18:42, 05/10/2019

UPDATE 2-Canadian Tire profit misses on lower products shipment Diversified retailer Canadian Tire Corp Ltd missed first-quarter profit estimates on Thursday, hurt by lower shipment of products to dealers at its n...
15:42, 05/09/2019

Wall St. lower from Trump's China tariff threat but recovers some losses U.S. stocks posted broad-based declines on Monday after President Donald Trump's threat to raise tariffs on Chinese goods reignited fears of a global...
21:28, 05/06/2019

Bridgewater warns of peak U.S. profit margins, lower stock prices The major drivers of high U.S. corporate profit margins are unsustainable and "now under threat", which will eventually result in much lower equity p...
20:56, 04/28/2019

UPDATE 1-Marathon Oil profit beats on higher production, lower costs Marathon Oil Corp beat analysts' estimates for first-quarter profit on Wednesday, boosted by higher production and lower costs at its U.S. shale asse...
00:42, 05/02/2019

FCC Clears SpaceX to Launch Nearly 1,600 Internet-Beaming Satellites to a Lower Orbit The Federal Communications Commission has approved SpaceX’s plans to fly a fleet of internet-transmitting satellites, Starlink, at a “lower orbit tha...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Cognizant cuts 2019 forecasts on lower financial, healthcare demand Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp on Thursday nearly halved its 2019 revenue expectations after missing first-quarter results, as the IT services a...
02:14, 05/03/2019

Diabetes: Resistant Starch Benefits And Foods That May Help Lower Glucose Levels Diabetes Diet: Resistant starch is a type of starch that is not digested in the upper digestive tract and a small part of it remains in the gut uncha...
12:00, 05/09/2019

Dow ends 473 points lower, its worst day since January, as trade fears grow The Dow extended its losses into a second day after President Donald Trump’s threat to escalate a trade war moved closer to reality.  ...
05:14, 05/08/2019

AIG shares jump as profit beats on strong underwriting and lower costs Insurer AIG reported first-quarter earnings that trounced Wall Street estimates, as its general insurance business posted its first underwriting prof...
17:00, 05/07/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower as U.S.-China trade concerns linger Canada's main stock index fell on Friday, as investors worried over the fate of a prolonged U.S.-China trade dispute, with U.S. President Donald Trum...
16:28, 05/10/2019

Equities, yields close lower before U.S.-China trade crunch time Stock indexes around the world fell for a fourth day in a row on Thursday, though Wall Street closed above session lows after comments from President...
00:00, 05/10/2019

Wall St. lower as tech stocks sell-off on Huawei fallout worries U.S. stocks fell on Monday, as Washington's crackdown on China's Huawei Technologies stoked fears about a hit to the broader technology sector and ra...
18:00, 05/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Apache profit misses on lower crude, natural gas prices U.S. oil and gas producer Apache Corp missed analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Wednesday, as lower crude and natural gas prices offset high...
00:42, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 1-Iceland's central bank cuts key interest rate as contracting tourism bites Iceland's central bank on Wednesday cut its deposit rate and said the economy would now shrink in 2019 after the all-important tourism industry contr...
13:28, 05/22/2019

Fitbit's enterprise health unit hits Q1 stride, $122 million annual revenue run rate Fitbit is also seeing strong demand for its devices. The hardware is seen as a customer acquisition avenue for a broader software and services strate...
01:00, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 1-Gundlach recommends buying rate volatility on long maturity U.S. Treasuries -Sohn Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive officer of DoubleLine Capital, said on Monday at the Sohn Investment Conference that his best idea for investors is...
02:00, 05/07/2019

California plan aims to slash state's child poverty rate in half by 2039 A bill pending in the California Legislature sets an ambitious goal of cutting the state's child poverty rate in half by 2039 and also eliminati...
22:42, 04/28/2019

'People are dying horrible deaths' the Louisiana town where cancer haunts the streets – video Residents of the town on the banks of the Mississippi River have watched a family members and neighbors have been lost to cancer. Official figures sh...
13:00, 05/06/2019

World Health Organization says Ebola deaths in Congo outbreak expected to exceed 1,000 later Friday GENEVA (AP) — World Health Organization says Ebola deaths in Congo outbreak expected to exceed 1,000 later Friday....
15:56, 05/03/2019

House Democrats pass bill to lower drug prices and shore up Obamacare The House of Representatives approved a three-part bill Thursday to lower prescription drug prices, along with measures to reverse Trump administrati...
04:56, 05/17/2019

D-Wave releases lower-noise quantum processor on its Leap cloud service D-Wave Systems released a lower-noise D-Wave 2000Q processor in its Leap cloud service and research showing a correlation with improved performance.R...
21:14, 05/15/2019

House Passes Legislation Aiming to Shore Up Health Law and Lower Drug Costs Democrats tied several bills together, trying to hold Republicans to promises to protect coverage of pre-existing conditions and rein in drug costs, ...
03:42, 05/17/2019

Lockheed signs long-term contracts with supplier for lower costs, better availability Lockheed Martin has negotiated new long-term logistics and repair contracts with F-35 Lightning II suppliers with lower costs and better availability...
20:56, 04/28/2019

UPDATE 2-Marriott profit beats on lower tax bill, higher room prices Marriott International Inc on Friday reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, as the world's biggest hotel chain benefited from a lower effe...
15:56, 05/10/2019

Trump's agenda hampered by troubling number of lower court injunctions, Barr says Attorney General William Barr on Tuesday said he has noticed a troubling trend of nationwide injunctions issued by lower courts that have taken their...
10:28, 05/22/2019

UPDATE 3-Cognizant cuts 2019 forecasts on lower financial, healthcare demand Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp on Thursday nearly halved its 2019 revenue expectations after missing first-quarter results, as the IT services a...
01:56, 05/03/2019

The world's first 1TB microSD card is finally on sale at a slightly lower price than expected Just in case you needed further proof the mobile tech industry is making incredible progress at breakneck speed nowadays, you might recall Samsung's ...
17:28, 05/16/2019

Wall St. ends lower as investors weigh Trump's China tariff threat U.S. stocks fell on Monday after President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on Chinese goods, though they pared much of their early losses as...
22:56, 05/06/2019

Mazda's profits tumble 43% on foreign exchange, lower sales, dealer outlays In announcing the lower earnings results, CEO Akira Marumoto outlined a new mid-term business plan that targets lifting operating profit margin to a ...
15:14, 05/09/2019

Accountants Must Turn Over Trump’s Financial Records, Lower-Court Judge Rules President Trump lost an early test of his strategy of stonewalling all oversight demands for information by Congress, but the ruling is just the firs...
01:14, 05/21/2019

Paper Round: Pogba to push for Real move – but needs United to lower asking price "Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial’s Manchester United future, Paulo Dybala to Old Trafford and Ajax’s David Neres all feature in Tuesday’s Paper Round....
00:56, 05/07/2019

Type-2 diabetes symptoms: Eating this for breakfast could lower your blood sugar levels TYPE-2 diabetes symptoms include rapid weight loss and extreme thirst. Here’s how eating this one food for breakfast could lower your blood sugar lev...
18:00, 05/19/2019

Hope in the drug crisis: New data show prescription opioid use fell at a historic rate last year Prescription opioid use in the U.S. was down 17% in 2018, marking the single largest annual decline ever recorded, said research firm IQVIA Institute...
12:42, 05/09/2019

Germany crossbow murder victims were medieval combat enthusiasts, linked to deaths of 2 others hundreds of miles away The three people killed by crossbow arrows inside a German hotel room were medieval combat enthusiasts and their deaths have been linked to two more ...
18:42, 05/14/2019

Stress, overtime, disease, contribute to 2.8 million workers’ deaths per year, reports UN labour agency Stress, excessively-long working hours and disease, contribute to the deaths of nearly 2.8 million workers every year, while an additional 374 millio...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Mysterious German crossbow deaths may have been part of murder-suicide pact by medieval cult: reports The mysterious deaths of five Germans – three who died by crossbow bolts lodged in their bodies – may have been part of a murder-suicide pact by a cu...
16:14, 05/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil's Embraer reports quarterly loss, lower revenue, ahead of Boeing tie-up Embraer SA reported a $42.5 million loss for the first quarter on Wednesday as revenue fell in its three main divisions due to fewer plane deliveries...
15:28, 05/15/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Chinese shares drag stocks lower as Sino-U.S. rift deepens Chinese shares pulled emerging-market stocks lower on Monday after hopes for an end to a trade war between the United States and China were dashed. M...
12:28, 05/13/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Dubai ends lower on property, banking as Gulf markets mixed Dubai's stock market closed down on Sunday, dragged lower by property and banking shares as Gulf markets ended the day mixed amid rising geopolitical...
22:28, 05/19/2019

Auto stocks lead European shares lower amid U.S.-China trade standoff European shares extended losses early on Monday from the biggest weekly slump this year as the U.S.-China standoff quelled hopes that the two largest...
12:28, 05/13/2019

Asia markets lower as Trump claims China 'broke the deal' in trade negotiations Stocks in Asia were lower in Thursday morning trade as investors remained cautious after U.S. President Donald Trump claimed China "broke the deal" i...
04:28, 05/09/2019

Bank of England faces climate change protests ahead of interest rate decision - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as activists urge the Bank of England to help address the climate change crisisIntroducti...
09:42, 05/02/2019

Europe markets edge lower; Chinese vice premier confirmed for trade talks; Thomas Cook up 10% European stocks traded slightly lower during morning trade Tuesday, after it was confirmed Chinese Vice Premier Liu He would attend trade talks in Wa...
15:00, 05/07/2019

White House takes on surprise medical bills in continued push to lower US health-care costs President Donald Trump announced a new push Thursday for legislation designed to end surprise medical bills that leave Americans saddled with costs f...
19:56, 05/09/2019

Treasurys rise, sending yields lower as investors seek safety amid Trump's tariff threat U.S. government debt prices were higher on Monday morning, as investors digested news that the White House will impose higher tariffs on Chinese good...
20:56, 05/06/2019

Cboe Global Markets Reports Record Results for First Quarter 2018 and Raises Run-rate Expense Synergy Target to $85 Million CHICAGO, IL – May 4, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE) today reported record financial results for the first quarter of 20...
16:28, 05/01/2019

UN, global health agencies sound alarm on drug-resistant infections; new recommendations to reduce ‘staggering number’ of future deaths Deaths caused by infections from antibiotic-resistant bacteria will skyrocket over the next two decades, along with huge economic costs, without imme...
14:42, 04/29/2019

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: prizewinning journalists freed in Myanmar, new tracking tool for suspected terrorists, and a global bid to stop snakebite deaths This Tuesday, we cover: the release of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar; how to detect and disrupt terrorist travel; escalation in Syria fighting; ...
00:28, 05/08/2019

Vice President Mike Pence backs Trump's call to lower interest rates, citing low consumer inflation Trump and economic advisor Larry Kudlow have also called for lower rates, though the Fed generally makes decisions independently of political demands...
19:28, 04/28/2019

Stocks close sharply lower as an escalating trade war with China rattles markets; Nasdaq sinks 3.4%, worst drop of year NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks close sharply lower as an escalating trade war with China rattles markets; Nasdaq sinks 3.4%, worst drop of year....
22:42, 05/13/2019

Red flags before deaths of 7 in Tennessee a 'wake-up call,' attorney says Michael Lee Cummins, the suspect in the Tennessee deaths, had a lengthy criminal history in the state before the deaths last month.   ...
16:56, 05/03/2019

Tennessee agency investigated 186 child deaths in 2018; most children were known to agency The children ranged in age from 1 day to 17. They died from abuse, neglect and natural causes, according to the Department of Children's Service...
00:42, 05/06/2019

All those deaths from 'Game of Thrones' Battle of Winterfell, ranked Spoiler alert: We list and rank significant character deaths from Sunday's 'Game of Thrones' episode, 'The Long Night,' whic...
14:42, 04/29/2019

Expert: horse deaths result of 'multiple factors' Santa Anita had its second horse death in four days when a horse was injured during a race Sunday and was later euthanized. UC Davis School of Veteri...
05:28, 05/22/2019

Environmental Financial Products, LLC (EFP) and CBOE Holdings, Inc. (CBOE) Announce New Interbank Lending Exchange and Interest Rate Benchmark CHICAGO, Sept. 10, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Environmental Financial Products, LLC and CBOE Holdings, Inc. today announced plans to launch the American Fin...
04:56, 05/02/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX edges lower at open as energy and mining stocks weigh Canada's main stock index edged lower at open on Monday, led by losses in energy and mining stocks, as investors remained on the sidelines ahead of t...
17:00, 04/29/2019

Supreme Court sends dispute over Fosamax back to lower court WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is sending a dispute between drugmaker Merck and patients who used its bone-strengthening drug Fosamax back to a ...
16:56, 05/20/2019

Taking a group 'egg-cation': Women band together to lower costs of egg-freezing treatments Women 'Freeze with a Friend' or take group 'egg-cations' to get discounts, split costs of expensive egg-freezing treatments at cl...
16:00, 05/10/2019

CBOE ANNOUNCES THIRD-QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS REVENUES, NET INCOME LOWER AGAINST RECORD THIRD-QUARTER 2008 Chicago, October 28, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced financial results for the three months and nine months ended Se...
20:00, 05/02/2019

Google unveils the lower-cost Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL Google's worst-kept secret in a long time is now official: meet the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. As expected, both phones are mid-tier devices aime...
20:56, 05/07/2019

Those shocking deaths from 'Game of Thrones' King's Landing battle, ranked Spoiler alert: We rank the most significant deaths from the second-to-last episode of the HBO hit 'Game of Thrones.'    ...
10:28, 05/13/2019

What to know about black stool The causes of black stool usually include colitis, stomach ulcers, and certain foods. Treatment depends on the cause. Learn more about black stool, a...
03:56, 05/04/2019

What causes black mucus? Black mucus or phlegm is usually a sign of an underlying condition, smoking, or exposure to pollutants. It may clear up on its own, but it sometimes ...
08:14, 05/08/2019

CBOE Interest Rate Options Products Closed on Columbus Day; Regular Trading Hours for All Other CBOE, CBSX and CFE Products Chicago, October 8, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that options on its 30-Year Treasury Bond (TYX), 5-Year Treasury...
20:00, 05/02/2019

President Trump slams 'Empire' star Jussie Smollett as a 'third-rate actor' President Donald Trump is taking a shot at "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, again, for referencing MAGA country.       ...
20:42, 04/28/2019

Everything you need to know about the first black hole image Space and physics reporter Leah Crane answers New Scientist readers’ questions on the first ever images of a black hole from the Event Horizon Telesc...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Psoriasis on black skin: What to know Psoriasis is a skin condition that causes itchy, inflamed, and scaly patches. It can be more challenging to diagnose on black skin. Learn more about ...
16:00, 04/30/2019

Eczema on black skin: What to know Eczema is a common skin condition that causes inflammation and itching. It can present differently in different skin tones. In this article, learn ab...
04:42, 04/30/2019

Black hole breakthrough: a lot done, much more to do The first direct image of a black hole is another triumph for Einstein's general relativity – but to make further progress we must look for even bett...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Celebrating black masculinity in Harlem When British designer Ozwald Boateng announced he'd be staging a fashion show about "AI," most people assumed he was talking about artificial intelli...
13:56, 05/07/2019

The Latest: Danny Lee goes from 64 to 74 at Bethpage Black The Latest from the PGA Championship: One day after besting Bethpage Black, Danny Lee saw the beast the course can be. The New Zealander opened with ...
18:56, 05/17/2019

VIDEO: Black Renaissance in Tucson A series of events have been taking place this month to showcase creativity in the Black community. The last event will take place on Saturday from 8...
23:14, 05/20/2019

Yoga Is My Self-Care: More Black Men Need to Breathe As soon as I walk into my yoga studio in Brooklyn, I leave every societal hang-up on how black men are supposed to act and feel at the door. I can be...
19:14, 05/06/2019

What Is a Black Hole? Here’s Our Guide for Earthlings Welcome to the place of no return — a region in space where the gravitational pull is so strong that not even light can escape it. This is a black ho...
21:14, 04/28/2019

Get a Black Stainless Steel 6 Qt. Instant Pot for Only $55 It is time to jump on the Instant Pot bandwagon! You’re going to want to toss out all of your other kitchen appliances after you try this. Right now,...
11:14, 05/20/2019

Here are three new Black Mirror trailers for your eyeballs Three new episodes of Black Mirror are hitting Netflix on June 5—yes, just three, but you will take what Charlie Brooker gives you and you will be sa...
17:56, 05/21/2019

Why young, black girls are often criminalized in schools Black girls don’t misbehave more, but experts say they often receive more severe punishments for the same behavior as white peers.   ...
04:56, 05/15/2019

ShowBiz Minute: Black, BAFTA, US Box Office Rapper Kodak Black arrested on weapons charges; "Killing Eve" wins big at the TV BAFTAs; "Avengers: Endgame" top U.S. Box Office. (May 13)  ...
20:00, 05/14/2019

First ever picture of a black hole may be revealed this week The Event Horizon Telescope aims to capture an image of the black hole at the heart of the Milky Way – and its first results will be released on 10 A...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Joe Biden Has Support From Older Black Voters. Is It Enough? Mr. Biden is the early pacesetter in the South Carolina primary, buoyed by his long ties to elected officials there. But some question whether his su...
00:28, 05/08/2019

| New York policeman tried five years after black man's death Five years after an African American father of six died after being apparently held in an illegal police chokehold, a video of which triggered the Bl...
11:42, 05/14/2019

Black bears battle it out on front lawn Two bears were spotted biting, clawing and lunging at each other just outside a residential home in Branchville, New Jersey.     ...
22:42, 05/10/2019

Stunning photos show 'Black is Beautiful' To some, Kwame Brathwaite was the "Keeper of the Images," capturing black creativity and expression in its purest and most candid of forms. Between t...
18:14, 04/28/2019

First black hole picture: The big mysteries we still need to solve We finally have the first real image of a black hole, so researchers can begin studying these cosmic mysteries in detail. Here is what they are hopin...
18:28, 04/28/2019

For some, black Minneapolis officer's conviction no surprise After three weeks of testimony, a jury needed little more than a day to convict a black Minneapolis police officer of murder in the fatal shooting of...
08:00, 05/01/2019

Pay gap between black, white college graduates has grown Members of the college class of 2019 are starting out on some of the best economic footing in recent memory, but that fortune isn’t spread equally. T...
22:14, 05/14/2019

Nigel Slater: 10 recipes from my little black book Exclusive extract: For years, Nigel Slater has been writing down everything he eats in his notebook. These notes shape the plant-based recipes in his...
16:14, 05/19/2019

Rory McIlroy could have edge at Bethpage Black There aren’t a lot of golf courses that don’t set up well for Rory McIlroy. But ones like Bethpage Black, where the PGA Championship starts Thursday,...
11:00, 05/15/2019

Black Mirror Just Dropped 3 New Trailers for Season 5 Netflix already gave us a trailer for its next installment of Black Mirror but I guess they were feeling generous because they just gave us three mor...
19:14, 05/21/2019

Few black patients get buprenorphine for opioid addiction (Reuters Health) - While the number of Americans getting drug treatment for opioid addiction is on the rise, a new study suggests that gains may be c...
00:00, 05/15/2019

Black Hole Given the Hawaiian Name ‘Powehi.’ Here’s What That Means The black hole that was captured in a first-ever picture this week has been named “Powehi,” courtesy of a language professor at the Unive...
19:42, 04/28/2019

Black Ops 4 Update Stokes Debate About Who The Spectre Really Is Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s latest event “Spectre Rising” brings back the series’ most mysterious Specialist, and the community seems torn over the c...
23:14, 05/09/2019

How These Black Playwrights Are Challenging American Theater Jackie Sibblies Drury, Jeremy O. Harris, Antoinette Nwandu and Jordan E. Cooper, on influences, gatekeepers and helping “the young black theater nerd...
18:42, 04/28/2019

Black Mirror S5 is almost here and Netflix just dropped three new trailers Nicole Beharie and Anthony Mackie star in "Striking Vipers," one of three new episodes in the upcoming fifth season of the Netflix anthology series B...
20:42, 05/21/2019

'The Twilight Zone' gets a makeover for the 'Black Mirror' age Rod Serling's classic "The Twilight Zone" made its debut almost 60 years ago, but each generation seems destined for its own revival. The latest inca...
20:28, 04/28/2019

Call of Duty's 2020 release may be Black Ops 5 According to a recent report from Kotaku, a “major upheaval” by Activision could see Call of Duty: Black Ops 5 launch in 2020, a year e...
13:56, 05/19/2019

Jim Nantz: Bethpage Black won't be so vicious for PGA Championship Jim Nantz said he doesn't expect conditions at Bethpage Black to be nearly as tough as we've seen in recent years.     ...
17:42, 05/09/2019

Daly says cart a disadvantage at PGA on hilly Bethpage Black John Daly hates having to use cart in PGA Championship, probably wouldn't do it unless major didn't mean so much to him    ...
23:42, 05/15/2019

Pence visits black churches burned in Louisiana Vice President Mike Pence visited St. Landry Parish in Louisiana, where three Baptist churches with predominately black congregations were set ablaze...
02:00, 05/04/2019

Attorney now US Episcopal Church’s 4th black female bishop CORDOVA, Tenn. (AP) — A former New Orleans attorney has become the fourth black female bishop of the U.S. Episcopal Church and the first in the Episc...
13:14, 05/09/2019

Black Comedy Dead to Me Is Your Twisty New Netflix Binge “Wherever Judy goes, chaos tends to follow.” So says James Marsden in the Netflix black comedy Dead to Me. Taken together, his utterance ...
17:42, 05/02/2019

Golfers must brace for New York attitude at Bethpage Black Ian Poulter was on the first tee at Bethpage Black on Wednesday, getting ready for his final practice round before Thursday’s official start of the P...
09:28, 05/16/2019

Five story lines to watch in the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black Bethpage Black, playing to a par of 70 and stretching out north of 7,400 yards, will greet the players each day like a jab to the face.   ...
14:56, 05/14/2019

Officer quits after confronting black man picking up trash BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado police officer who detained a black man picking up trash in his yard is resigning after being found in violation of ...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Russian Investigators Examine Black Boxes for Cause of Jet Fire Russian officials were examining the black boxes and flight data recovered from the wreckage of a passenger jet that caught fire and killed 41 people...
14:28, 05/06/2019

2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series spotted testing The Black Series should go even further than the recent GT R Pro, a track-focused variant built with suspension and aero tweaks in mind rather than u...
14:28, 05/06/2019

CBS All Access will stream 'Twilight Zone' in black and white It's not often that streaming services are willing to release new versions of their shows to cater to fans, but CBS All Access is willing to mak...
15:28, 05/12/2019

Tiger practices at Bethpage Black in cold, rain As he prepares for his first tournament since winning the Masters, Tiger Woods got an early start with a practice round before 8 a.m. on Monday at Be...
18:28, 05/13/2019

Rose seeks 2nd major at PGA Championship at Bethpage Black Rose seeks 2nd major at PGA Championship at Bethpage Black, 'still waiting for my run in the majors'        ...
23:42, 05/15/2019

Chadwick Boseman to play history's first black samurai Fresh from being snapped back to reality, Chadwick Boseman is heading to 16th century Japan to play Yasuke, the first man from Africa to become a sam...
05:42, 05/08/2019

A major return to Bethpage Black brings more rain FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Major championship golf returned to Bethpage State Park and found the Black course just how it left it 10 years ago: wet. Mo...
00:00, 05/13/2019

New trial ordered for white homeowner in death of black man RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s second-highest court says a white homeowner who reported “hoodlums” in his neighborhood befor...
22:14, 05/07/2019

Brooks Koepka previews the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black Last year's PGA Championship winner, Brooks Koepka, on what it will take for him to defend his title at Bethpage Black in New York.   ...
15:00, 05/13/2019

PGA Championship 2019 picks: The best bets to win at Bethpage Black LAS VEGAS — A Cinderella story out of nowhere is unlikely to unfold this week. These days, the best stories in golf come from long shots or a comebac...
00:56, 05/16/2019

PGA Championship: The fight behind Bethpage Black’s famous sign -WARNING- The Black Course Is An Extremely Difficult Course Which We Recommend Only For Highly Skilled Golfers. Mike Asheroff can still remember that...
22:28, 05/14/2019

Former Clinton campaign adviser: AOC can’t help Sanders with black voters Former Hillary Clinton campaign adviser Antjuan Seawright said Friday that whether or not Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez supports 2020 Democratic cand...
23:14, 05/10/2019

At Black Colleges, the Baseball Teams Increasingly Aren’t As the number of African-American baseball players continues to decline, black players are often surprised to find themselves in the minority even at...
09:28, 05/13/2019

Expelled in 1956, black woman gets doctorate at U of Alabama TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — The University of Alabama has bestowed an honorary doctorate degree to Autherine Lucy Foster, the first African American to a...
19:42, 05/04/2019

Trump pardons ex-media mogul Conrad Black President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed a full pardon for former media mogul Conrad Black, who was convicted in 2007 of fraud and obstruction of j...
04:42, 05/16/2019

President Trump Grants Pardon to Conrad Black The pardon was the latest example of the president using a unilateral power of his office to absolve a prominent figure whose case personally resonat...
07:42, 05/16/2019

"PM's Gujarat Legacy Black Spot Not Only For Him But Country": Mayawati Bahujan Samaj Party chief launched a fresh attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi today by calling his "Gujarat legacy a black spot". "PM Modi has be...
14:56, 05/15/2019

| Former All Black given suspended prison term for domestic violence Former All Black Carl Hayman was handed a four-month suspended prison sentence for domestic violence with the ex-Toulon star admitting to "a problem ...
23:00, 05/06/2019

Texas officer charged with homicide for shooting black man A Texas grand jury indicted a suburban Dallas police officer Wednesday on a charge of criminally negligent homicide for fatally shooting a black man ...
04:14, 05/02/2019

Our galaxy’s supermassive black hole may be spewing matter right at us The best image yet of the supermassive black hole at the centre of the Milky Way shows that if it has a powerful jet like others do, it may be pointi...
18:28, 04/28/2019

A black hole the size of Jupiter is just wandering around the galaxy Black holes are usually the mass of one star or the mass of millions, but we may have found one wandering through our galaxy that’s right in the midd...
18:28, 04/28/2019

Portuguese officers convicted of kidnapping black youths A Portuguese court has found eight police officers guilty of kidnapping and beating up six youths from a predominantly black neighborhood in the outs...
20:14, 05/20/2019

Black Ops 4's 'Spectre Rising' Event: The Good, The Bad, And The Flooded Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s “Operation Spectre Rising” update arrived on April 30 for PlayStation 4, with Xbox One and PC users joining the event wit...
12:00, 05/02/2019

Jury awards $3M to black strippers in discrimination case JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi jury has awarded a total of more than $3 million to five African American strippers after a federal judge found t...
17:42, 05/18/2019

Black holes: seeing 'the unseeable' – Science Weekly podcast Using a global network of telescopes, scientists have managed to capture an image of a black hole for the first time. Hannah Devlin investigates why ...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Harold Varner experiences nightmare that is Bethpage Black If you happened to be one of the 50,000 or so souls who packed Bethpage Black for Sunday’s final round of the PGA Championship and you watched what h...
12:56, 05/20/2019

First black official in Atlantic Coast Conference dies APEX, N.C. (AP) — Jim Burch, the first black man to officiate a basketball game in the Atlantic Coast Conference, has died at his home in North Carol...
00:42, 05/21/2019

Black Twitter Earns Ph.D. With Hilarious Dissertation Thread When it comes to ingenuity and creativity, very few things surpass the unending inventiveness of black folks. Whether it is out of necessity or unbri...
00:14, 05/17/2019

Netflix just released three new trailers for ‘Black Mirror’ season 5 With season 5 of Black Mirror set to air on June 5, it’s only a matter of weeks before we see what type of enthralling, twisted, and disturbing...
02:14, 05/22/2019

VP Pence to visit black church burned by arsonist OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is coming to Louisiana to show his support for members of three black churches burned by an arsonist....
10:28, 05/03/2019

Big advantage: Why Bethpage Black has already left Ryder Cup impression If this was any indication, get the earplugs ready for the Ryder Cup at Bethpage Black in 2024. It might have taken until the weekend for this PGA Ch...
12:56, 05/20/2019

'Seeing the unseeable': Scientists reveal first photo of black hole Using a global network of telescopes to see "the unseeable," an international scientific team on Wednesday announced a milestone in astrophysics - th...
20:14, 04/28/2019

Spinoff of ABC’s ‘black-ish’ to focus on mixed-race issues LOS ANGELES (AP) — A spinoff of the ABC sitcom “black-ish” will focus on a young Rainbow Johnson and her challenges growing up in the 198...
04:42, 05/03/2019

That First Black Hole Seen in an Image Is Now Called Pōwehi, at Least in Hawaii The word, which means “adorned fathomless dark creation,” is derived from the Kumulipo, a centuries-old Hawaiian creation chant, said a professor who...
21:14, 04/28/2019

Astronomers Make Movie of Black Hole Spinning Like a Top Scientists around the world were able to create a short visualization of an active black hole wobbling like a top, according to a new paper—an import...
23:28, 04/29/2019

The best little black dress looks (and some long ones, too) from Rihanna, Beyoncé and more We've rounded up some of the best little black dresses (and some long dresses, too) from celebrities throughout the years.    &#...
23:28, 05/21/2019

A separate war: Pioneering black Marines endured, prevailed GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — It took an executive order to break down barriers for black men to join the U.S. Marine Corps, and even then they still faced...
07:42, 05/17/2019

Black holes and lasers could let us cheat at interstellar travel Firing a laser at a pair of black holes can produce more energy than you start with, letting you travel the galaxy without needing a large amount of ...
18:28, 04/28/2019

'Call of Duty' shake-up may see 'Black Ops 5' arrive in 2020 Activision's Call of Duty release schedule has been predictable for years -- the company has rotated between three studios, with Treyarch pumpin...
22:56, 05/18/2019

Ex-Officer in Florida Gets 25 Years in Prison for Killing Black Man Nouman Raja, a former Palm Beach Gardens police officer, was convicted of manslaughter and attempted first-degree murder in the 2015 shooting of Core...
18:14, 04/28/2019

Brooks Koepka sets the target at Bethpage Black FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — For once, everyone is talking about Brooks Koepka before he has the trophy from another major championship. Koepka was impos...
15:42, 05/17/2019

Mati Diop on being the first black woman director in Cannes French-Senegalese director Mati Diop is the first black woman filmmaker in competition in the 72 year-history of the Cannes Film Festival, which she ...
18:00, 05/17/2019

Joe Biden builds massive lead among black voters Joe Biden is the clear front-runner right now in the Democratic nomination campaign, thanks in part to his popularity at this early stage with black ...
20:28, 05/21/2019

Black hole may have swallowed neutron star, say astronomers Scientists analyse whether gravitational wave detectors picked up signs of collisionAstronomers may have spotted a neutron star being swallowed by a ...
20:28, 05/03/2019

Welcoming a Black Female Composer Into the Canon. Finally. Florence Price, the first black woman to have her music played by a major American orchestra, is having a moment after a trove of her scores was redi...
18:00, 05/20/2019

Astronomers reveal first-ever picture of a black hole – video Scientists working on the Event Horizon Telescope project have produced an image of the "unseeable", capturing the world's first picture of a black h...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Watch trailers for each 'Black Mirror' episode in season five With season five of Black Mirror set to debut on June 5th, Netflix released trailers for each of the season's three episodes. They star Anthony ...
18:42, 05/21/2019

CBOE Will Observe Two Minutes of Silence on Veteran's Day; Interest Rate Products Will Not Trade on Veteran's Day; Regular Trading Hours for All Other CBOE, CBSX and CFE Products Chicago, November 6, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it will observe two minutes of silence, from 8:15 a.m. to 8:17 ...
20:00, 05/02/2019

Rare conviction of black cop in shooting spurs race concerns After three weeks of testimony, a jury needed little more than a day to convict a black Minneapolis police officer of murder in the fatal shooting of...
14:56, 05/01/2019

Marvel must work a miracle with Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow The plot of Avengers: Endgame presents a challenge, but the studio should show this underused superhero some love – even if it means cheatingWARNING:...
17:14, 05/02/2019

Golf: No Tiger sighting at sunny Bethpage Black on Wednesday The PGA Championship finally took on a major feel on Wednesday as the sun shone, the players emerged from seclusion and spectators turned up in drove...
23:42, 05/15/2019

The dark side of technology is back in first Black Mirror S5 trailer An impressive ensemble cast will appear in three new episodes for Netflix series Black Mirror season 5. The first trailer for the highly anticipate...
18:00, 05/15/2019

LIGO may have just spotted a black hole devouring a neutron star In a cosmic clash of the titans, we may have just spotted a black hole eat a neutron star - the first collision seen between a mixed pair of these ma...
21:14, 04/30/2019

Ain’t Too Proud to Sing: Claiming Black Space on the Great White Way Two days ago, the Broadway show Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations was nominated for 12 Tony Awards. For those who don’t follow t...
16:56, 05/02/2019

Make Your New Favorite Bean Dip With Refried Black-Eyed Peas Canned black-eyed peas are quickly becoming one of my favorite pantry staples. They make an excellent quick stew, a surprising hummus, and—as I had s...
22:42, 05/01/2019

Razer Phone 2 vs. Black Shark 2: Gaming flagships face off I don’t think it’s a stretch to say that just about all modern flagship smartphones are starting to look very, very similar. An edge-to-e...
17:56, 05/15/2019

Pakistan Should Be On Global Watchdog's Black List, Says Arun Jaitley India on Thursday said that Pakistan should be put on the blacklist for countries who are not cooperating in the global fight against money launderin...
00:00, 05/03/2019

Bethpage Black humbled Jordan Speith, but didn’t break him For the second year in a row, Jordan Speith came into the PGA Championship with a chance to complete the career Grand Slam. But looking at the behemo...
05:14, 05/20/2019

New telescopes to help astronomers acquire sharper black hole images Earlier this year, scientists captured the first up-close image of a black hole. Now, researchers are working on plans to produce even sharper images...
22:14, 05/06/2019

Bjerregaard aces 17th hole with six-iron at Bethpage Black Dane Lucas Bjerregaard gave the raucous gallery at the par-three 17th hole something to cheer about with a hole-in-one in the final round at the PGA ...
02:56, 05/20/2019

Donald Trump Wants His Border Barrier To Be Painted Black With Spikes The barrier that President Donald Trump wants to build along the Mexico border will be a steel bollard fence, not a concrete wall as he long promised...
04:14, 05/17/2019

ABC hands out a series order to the Black-ish prequel show, Mixed-ish Continuing and expanding its successful line of ish-branded sitcoms, ABC announced tonight that it’s giving a series order to Mixed-ish, a prequel se...
02:56, 05/03/2019