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Brazil Central Bank Cuts Benchmark Rate to Record Low Brazil’s central bank cut its benchmark interest rate as expected, as consumer price increases remain under control amid a yearslong economic slowdow...
05:42, 09/19/2019

How did attack breach Saudi defences and what will happen next? Escalation is dangerous because infrastructure could be exposed to retaliationSaudi Arabia’s state-of-the-art missile defence systems could do nothin...
06:14, 09/19/2019

Imelda triggers widespread flooding across southeastern Texas Flood watches remained in effect Wednesday across southeastern Texas as Tropical Depression Imelda's heavy rain threatened to cause hazardous floodin...
06:14, 09/19/2019

In photos: Highlights from the week in Washington, D.C., for September 16, 2019 Ivanka Trump leads a workforce advisory board meeting at the Boys & Girls Club; Vice President Mike Pence greets newly naturalized U.S. citizens; and...
06:14, 09/19/2019

Ballot Papers Are History; EVMs Can't Be Tampered With: Poll Body Chief The Election Commission on Wednesday ruled out the use of ballot paper in next month's Maharashtra Assembly elections, terming them "history" and def...
06:14, 09/19/2019

"PM Modi, Donald Trump To Meet Twice Next Week," Confirms Indian Envoy Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump are scheduled to meet twice in less than a week this month, India's Ambassador to the Unit...
06:14, 09/19/2019

To Pak Media's Questions On Kashmir, UN Gives "Clear Opinion" The United Nations on Wednesday indicated its acknowledgement of the Indian stance that Jammu and Kashmir is a bilateral issue and said dialogue betw...
06:14, 09/19/2019

Ceiling Of 20 Weeks For Abortion Can't Be Extended: Centre To Top Court The Centre has told the Supreme Court that the right to reproductive autonomy does not outweigh the state's interest in protecting the life of a foet...
06:14, 09/19/2019

|Globalhouseholdwealthdropsforfirsttimesince2008crisis-study Household wealth excluding property in the world's 53 largest countries fell slightly last year, in a first since the financial crisis of 2008, Germa...
06:42, 09/19/2019

| Trump says 'many options' on Iran response US President Donald Trump says he has "many options" in addition to military strikes against Iran and that details of newly announced sanctions would...
06:42, 09/19/2019

| US man shoots and kills three teens in front lawn encounter A man shot and killed three teenagers on his front lawn in the southern US state of Georgia during an alleged robbery attempt, police say, raising th...
06:42, 09/19/2019

| WATCH | Man tries snatching sleeping 4-year-old girl A man caught on CCTV trying to kidnap a 4-year-old child when she was sleeping with her mother outside their home in Punjab's Ludhiana has been arres...
06:42, 09/19/2019

Air Force four-star general: We need 225 bombers Senior Air Force leaders believe that current shortages in the U.S. bomber fleet are putting the service, and the nation, at tremendous risk of enemy...
06:43, 09/19/2019

| At least 26 pupils, two teachers killed in Liberia school fire: presidency At least 26 young pupils and two teachers have been killed in a fire at a Koranic school near the Liberian capital Monrovia, the president's office s...
07:14, 09/19/2019

Trump communication with foreign leader prompted whistleblower complaint: Washington Post President Donald Trump's promise to a foreign leader so troubled an official in the U.S. intelligence community that it prompted them to file a whist...
07:14, 09/19/2019

Trump caps California swing with visit to border wall President Donald Trump showed off a section of wall along the U.S. border with Mexico on Wednesday in a bid to illustrate his commitment to crack dow...
07:14, 09/19/2019

U.S. builds alliances in 'wild, wild west' of space: general The new U.S. Space Command is working with allies in the “wild, wild west” of space and will harden future satellite networks against attacks, the un...
07:16, 09/19/2019

City of Calgary hiring climate change planner; councillor questions timing Calgary’s mayor is defending a decision to hire a city planner specializing in climate change policy as one councilor is criticizing the move in ligh...
07:42, 09/19/2019

Chinese experts to probe panda Chuang Chuang's death in Thai zoo Animal experts from China are to arrive at a Thai zoo on Thursday to investigate the unexpected death of a giant panda in the northern city of Chiang...
07:43, 09/19/2019

Britain launches first major auction for offshore wind leases in a decade Britain has launched its first major auction of offshore wind farm leases in a decade, offering sites with the combined potential to power more than ...
07:43, 09/19/2019

Pompeo meets with Saudis to coordinate response to suspected Iranian attacks POMPEO’S GULF MISSION: President Trump has dispatched Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to coordinate the r...
07:43, 09/19/2019

Pence outlines plan to deter Iran’s regional attacks Vice President Mike Pence briefed Senate Republicans in a closed-door meeting Tuesday on the oil field attack in Saudi Arabia and how the United Stat...
07:43, 09/19/2019

Snail caviar is ‘a flavor incomparable with any other food’ The slow food movement has really gone too far. Snail caviar is the flavor du jour taking the culinary world by storm. The tiny, pearled delicacies a...
07:43, 09/19/2019

Merriam-Webster adds 530 new terms from ‘deep state’ to ‘dad joke’ The dictionary's editors announced that they have added more than 530 words to its pages in September, as well as 4,000 definitions, etymology a...
07:43, 09/19/2019

Americans somewhat confident in fight against climate change WASHINGTON — Most Americans are at least somewhat confident that the world will step up in its fight against global warming — but there are limits to...
07:43, 09/19/2019

Fans of China's own 'Loch Ness monster' deflated as beast turns out to be airbag Pictures and video of a huge snake-like object in the Yangtze river viewed tens of millions of times online A mysterious long, black object that was ...
08:14, 09/19/2019

Body Snatchers, the Cemetery Entrepreneurs of the 18th and 19th Centuries Anatomists of the 18th and 19th centuries faced a dreadful predicament in that they lacked what would today be called ‘educational aids’.  They neede...
08:15, 09/19/2019

Things have gotten extremely ugly between the Carter brothers Once upon a time, the Carter brothers—Nick, from the Backstreet Boys, and Aaron, slayer of Shaq—were at the top of what could have been a minor music...
08:15, 09/19/2019

American Horror Story Is Fun Again With 1984 Maybe it’s a sign of our dark times that a show that involves so much s’more-side bloodshed can seem like light TV. Or maybe it’s just the fact that ...
08:15, 09/19/2019

Climate Change is Already Killing Americans and Costing Billions in Medical Bills, Report Finds Climate change will make our lives worse in the years to come, but a new report out this week highlights the stark costs people are already paying in...
08:15, 09/19/2019

Asteroid dust may have triggered massive explosion of life on Earth 466 million years ago Nearly half a billion years ago, there was a huge explosion of species development on Earth, causing the biodiversity of animals to increase dramatic...
08:42, 09/19/2019

Federal Reserve cuts interest rates amid fears of global slowdown A divided Federal Reserve eased interest rates on Wednesday amid mixed signals over the direction of the economy and growing pressure from President ...
08:42, 09/19/2019

Nate Berkus, Jeremiah Brent buy Montauk house at huge discount Photographer Raphael Mazzucco’s Montauk estate has sold to married celebrity interior designers Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent. The three-bedro...
08:42, 09/19/2019

Damson Idris: the British star making waves in the US In the US, Peckham-born Damson Idris is fawned over by Beyoncé and Jay-Z, graces the couches of prime-time chat shows and is regularly stopped in the...
08:42, 09/19/2019

PS4 Games Diwali Sale: Sony India Said to Cut Prices by 20–40 Percent In a repeat of its Diwali promotional tactic, Sony India has reportedly dropped prices for PS4 games, by Rs. 500, Rs. 1,000, or Rs. 1,500. Discounts ...
08:42, 09/19/2019

Trump signs name on new border wall, calls it a ‘world class security system’ Trump toured a section of the border wall in San Diego's Otay Mesa area. He was there before in March 2018 to see border wall prototypes that authori...
08:42, 09/19/2019

As Lamar Jackson rises in second season, Ravens QB prepares to take on Chiefs team that handed him first loss Lamar Jackson's first true test of the 2019 season comes against a Chiefs team that handed him his first loss as a starter last year.   &#...
09:00, 09/19/2019

Tesla Model 3 earns top safety honor from IIHS: It's 'a very safe car' The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety awarded its highest safety honor to Tesla for the first time, as the Model 3 was named Top Safety Pick+. ...
09:28, 09/19/2019

AT&T and Dish are reportedly not in talks over DirecTV deal "So there's been some stories out there about the industrial logic about putting 2 satellite providers. It hasn't been successful and I don...
09:56, 09/19/2019

Katie Taylor targets Persoon rematch Katie Taylor beat Belgium’s Persoon by a majority decision earlier this year The post Katie Taylor targets Persoon rematch appeared first on Boxing N...
09:56, 09/19/2019

Trump says there is still a national emergency over border security U.S. President Donald Trump, visiting a wall on the border with Mexico in California, said on Wednesday there was still a national emergency with reg...
10:14, 09/19/2019

France confident of pipping England to top spot and going all the way to World Cup final France spring surprises in selection for Argentina game Team on a par with best in world, says Yoann Huget France’s unpredictability these days tends...
10:14, 09/19/2019

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

All the Details on E's Live From the Red Carpet: The 2019 Emmy Awards Coverage Ever seen the Emmys carpet up close? To those who have, welcome back! And to those who haven't, there's a first time for everything. So, how about t...
10:14, 09/19/2019

Nick Carter Claims Aaron Carter Revealed ''Thoughts of Killing Babies'' In Restraining Order Filing The family feud between Nick and Aaron Carter is far from over. One day after Nick filed a restraining order against his younger brother, court doc...
10:14, 09/19/2019

Nikki Bella Puts Artem Chigvintsev in the Hot Seat When Talking Baby Plans Nothing like putting your significant other on the hot spot! On today's brand-new episode of The Bellas Podcast, Nikki Bella was joined by her boyfr...
10:14, 09/19/2019

All the Details on Demi Lovato and Mike Johnson's Budding Romance and ''Instant Connection'' If this was an episode of The Bachelorette, Demi Lovato would definitely be giving Mike Johnson the first impression rose. But alas, this is not a r...
10:14, 09/19/2019

Charlie Duncan From Disney's Good Luck Charlie Is So Grown-Up Remember that show Good Luck Charlie? Well, little baby Charlie isn't so little anymore. In fact, the actress who played the tiny tot, Mia Talerico,...
10:14, 09/19/2019

Report: DEA joins investigation into Skaggs' death The Drug Enforcement Administration is working to find the source of the drugs that Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs took before he died, ESPN...
10:14, 09/19/2019

Walker’s HR helps D-backs hold off Marlins Christian Walker and Abraham Almonte homered, and Mike Leake won despite giving up his 39th and 40th homers of the season in the Arizona Diamondbacks...
10:14, 09/19/2019

Pirates' Vazquez faces additional sex-related charges Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez told police he made sexual contact with a 13-year-old girl and now faces additional charges in Pennsylvania,...
10:14, 09/19/2019

US Treasury yields lower after Fed cuts rates U.S. government debt prices were higher Thursday morning, after the Fed failed to signal further rate cuts this year, disappointing market expectatio...
10:42, 09/19/2019

The hardship Le’Veon Bell is facing with Jets in miserable spot There are a number of places to point the finger for the Jets’ 0-2 start — an avalanche of injuries to key players, underperformance from significant...
11:00, 09/19/2019

Noah Syndergaard didn’t make Mets look good for caving to him DENVER — To point out that a personal catcher didn’t lead to Noah Syndergaard’s personal best would be putting it too politely even for Thor’s liking...
11:00, 09/19/2019

Yankees’ long night lacks champagne party It was nearly 1 a.m. when the Yankees finally left their clubhouse in The Bronx, knowing they had to wait at least one more day to clinch their first...
11:00, 09/19/2019

Bernie Sanders is still leading a revolution Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says he can lead a revolution. He also says that some of his ideas that seemed radical in 2016 have ...
11:00, 09/19/2019

Lawmaker facing child porn charges resigns from Pennsylvania Senate Calls for Pennsylvania state Sen. Mike Folmer to resign after the charges were announced late Tuesday were swift and far-reaching.    ...
11:00, 09/19/2019

Trump administration looking at Los Angeles homeless The Trump administration did not offer specific solutions to homelessness in Los Angeles as the secretary of Housing and Urban Development toured a S...
11:00, 09/19/2019

Man charged in four Detroit killings A man already charged in two sexual assaults has been charged with murder in the killings of four women whose bodies were found stashed in abandoned ...
11:00, 09/19/2019

| Man City ignore injury woes to sink Shakhtar Manchester City ignored their defensive injury crisis to make a flying start to the Champions League campaign with a 3-0 win against Shakhtar Donetsk...
11:00, 09/19/2019

Next-gen Mercedes-AMG GT to be four-wheel-drive hybrid The new Mercedes-AMG GT is scheduled to reach UK showrooms in early 2022 Future Porsche 911 rival will push more than 650bhp and 700lb ft to all fo...
11:28, 09/19/2019

Huawei promises smartest 5G phone, but who will be brave enough to buy? Huawei [HWT.UL] launches what could be the world's most powerful and feature-packed 5G smartphone on Thursday, but the fate of the device in Europe w...
11:28, 09/19/2019

| SABC bleeds billions in 'exorbitant' sports broadcast rights - CEO In the past three years SABC lost as much as R3.8bn on monies paid for sports broadcasting rights. If the SABC continued on this trajectory it would ...
11:28, 09/19/2019

UK Supreme Court to finish hearing case against PM Johnson Britain's Supreme Court will hear a third and final day of legal arguments on Thursday over whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully whe...
11:56, 09/19/2019

Weakened Netanyahu seeks Israeli unity government with rival Gantz Israel's weakened Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu invited his main rival, Benny Gantz, on Thursday to join him in a broad coalition government -- a...
11:56, 09/19/2019

Israel's Netanyahu cites 1980s precedent in hint at rotating premiership with Gantz Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hinted on Thursday at a possible rotating premiership deal with election challenger Benny Gantz after invit...
11:56, 09/19/2019

Apples rot in Kashmir orchards as lockdown puts economy in tailspin It's harvest time, but the market in the northern Kashmiri town of Sopore - usually packed with people, trucks and produce at this time of year - is ...
11:56, 09/19/2019

MOVES-Just Group names David Richardson as group CEO British specialist pension provider Just Group Plc on Thursday appointed interim group chief executive officer David Richardson for the role, effecti...
12:14, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. derivatives watchdog calls on EU for more trust The European Union should provide clarity on when it will intervene in a foreign clearing house for derivatives to avoid potentially impeding cross-b...
12:14, 09/19/2019

Vaping devices still available on Amazon, Flipkart after India ban Some vaping products were still listed on the Indian websites of Amazon.com Inc and Walmart's Flipkart on Thursday, while several other websites disc...
12:14, 09/19/2019

Intruder climbs 400-foot Orlando TV station tower, stays for eight hours A man who authorities in Florida believe has a history of mental illness scaled a 400-foot Orlando television station tower and stayed there for near...
12:14, 09/19/2019

ICE arrests thrice-deported Mexican man wanted for homicide A three-time deported Mexican man wanted for homicide in Anaheim, Calif., was arrested this week in Houston, Texas, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enfo...
12:14, 09/19/2019

Top Chinese state media editor calls out major internet crackdown One of Beijing's best known propagandists has pushed back against the government's internet crackdown ahead of the upcoming 70th anniversary of the f...
12:42, 09/19/2019

Are Only Black American Descendants of US Slaves Deserving of Reparations? With the nation’s renewed focus on whether or how to compensate black Americans for the evils of generations of chattel slavery in the U.S. and its s...
12:42, 09/19/2019

Wet Weather Is No Match For Allbirds' New Water-Resistant Sneakers Stormy days ruin a lot of outdoor activities, but now, wearing Allbirds isn’t one of them! The maker of the most comfortable wool shoe is revamping t...
12:42, 09/19/2019

‘Mixed-ish’ is about ‘finding your voice,’ says showrunner Karin Grist The universe of “Black-ish” has become as expansive as “Game of Thrones.” The ABC sitcom — soon entering its sixth season following the fictional Joh...
12:42, 09/19/2019

Sterilized Workers Seek to Collect Damages Against Dow Chemical in France A pesticide made by Dow Chemical sterilized thousands of banana workers in Nicaragua decades ago. In an unusual legal move, they are turning to Franc...
13:00, 09/19/2019

GM's South Korean workers to stage partial strike, report says An internal note from the union representing GM workers in South Korea said partial strikes would be launched Friday and next week, Reuters reported....
13:00, 09/19/2019

‘SNL’ hired Shane Gillis to address charges of anti-conservative bias, report says Until it swiftly backfired, the recent hiring of comedian Shane Gillis was an attempt by “Saturday Night Live” to address criticism that the show was...
13:00, 09/19/2019

Arcimoto is finally shipping its three-wheeled EV to customers After more than a decade of working on its "Fun Utility Vehicle," or FUV, Arcimoto is finally shipping the three-wheeled EVs to customers. The compan...
13:28, 09/19/2019

More states are trying to protect black employees who want to wear natural hairstyles at work It's still legal in most states to ban natural hair styles like braids or dreadlocks. But several state legislators -- and a coalition of civil right...
13:28, 09/19/2019

EU executive says Britain sent in "papers" with Brexit ideas Britain has submitted some proposals in writing of how it would like the stalled Brexit deal to be amended, a spokeswoman for the European Union's ex...
13:28, 09/19/2019

UK shares technical papers with EU on Brexit deal proposals Britain has shared technical papers with the European Union setting out the changes it is seeking to a Brexit deal with the bloc and will put forward...
13:28, 09/19/2019

Snapchat Must Hit More Angles with Advertisers A recent RBC survey showed that while future advertising spending intentions on Snapchat have improved, Snapchat spending remained the weakest of all...
13:56, 09/19/2019

Bond Dealers Show Little Interest in Treasury Ultra Bonds The Treasury Department wants to take advantage of falling interest rates to borrow long term, selling bonds that don’t mature for a half-century. Wa...
13:56, 09/19/2019

Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot make short film on climate crisis – video Environmental activists Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot have produced a film to highlight the need to protect, restore and use nature to tackle the...
13:56, 09/19/2019

An Unplanned Teen Pregnancy Ripples Through Generations in Jacqueline Woodson’s Red at the Bone A treasure awaits readers who encounter Red at the Bone, who descend the staircase with a loose step as 16-year-old Melody does in her coming-of-age ...
13:57, 09/19/2019

Banks rallied on a Fed cut, and that's a 'very positive' sign, Jim Cramer says Investors bought bank stocks because there's a chance the Federal Reserve's interest rate cut may "put an end to this artificially inverted...
13:57, 09/19/2019

Iran’s Foreign Minister Vows ‘All-Out War’ if U.S. or Saudis Strike “We don’t want war,” Mohammad Javad Zarif told CNN, “but we won’t blink to defend our territory.” U.S. and Saudi officials have blamed Iran for an at...
14:28, 09/19/2019

Iran’s foreign minister threatens ‘all-out war’ Iran’s foreign minister warned Thursday of an “all-out war” if the US or Saudi Arabia launch military strikes in retaliation for the drone-and-missil...
14:28, 09/19/2019

Mosquito-borne EEE virus kills ‘perfectly healthy’ man in 9 days A Michigan artist who died after he contracted the rare Eastern equine encephalitis virus from a mosquito bite “went from perfectly healthy to brain ...
14:28, 09/19/2019

Pastafarian pastor wears colander, leads prayer at government meeting HOMER, Alaska — A pastor wearing a colander on his head offered the opening prayer on behalf of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster to open a ...
14:28, 09/19/2019

Kieran Trippier delivering for Atlético Madrid and relishing new 100mph life The right-back set up the equaliser against Juventus and says the atmosphere was unlike anything he had experiencedKieran Trippier took a step back, ...
14:29, 09/19/2019

No, you can't move into that empty extra legroom seat on your flight. They cost extra American, Delta and United sell economy seats with extra legroom and other perks. Passengers who don't pay aren't allowed to move there if seats are ...
14:29, 09/19/2019

Tap water contaminants linked with 100,000 cancer cases, US study finds Most of the risk is from naturally occurring arsenic, the byproducts of chemicals used to disinfect water and contaminantsContaminated tap water caus...
14:56, 09/19/2019

Greta Thunberg: ‘We are ignoring natural climate solutions’ Film by Swedish activist and Guardian journalist George Monbiot says nature must be used to repair broken climateThe protection and restoration of li...
14:56, 09/19/2019

Trade unions around the world support global climate strike Adults, businesses and trade unions asked to join youth climate campaignTrade unions representing hundreds of millions of people around the world hav...
14:56, 09/19/2019

Julianne Hough Returns to Music After Almost 10 Years With New Song "Transform" Julianne Hough is back with new music! After almost 10 years, the America's Got Talent judge has debuted a new song, "Transform." The 31-year-old st...
14:56, 09/19/2019

Bachelor in Paradise's Connor Saeli and Whitney Fransway Split Almost paradise! It's over between Connor Saeli and Whitney Fransway. The Bachelor in Paradise couple, who just got together at the very end of seas...
14:56, 09/19/2019

Serbia's gig jobs gagging for a rejig Post-communist countries in Eastern Europe are part of global supply chains and the gig economy may offer a way to keep the best from leaving. But re...
15:14, 09/19/2019

World Car Free Day 2019: 80,000 homes could be built on London car parking spaces within a mile of a Tube or train station Privately owned parked cars occupy £172 billion-worth of London land on which homes could be built, according to a new report being launched at the W...
15:14, 09/19/2019

Huawei unveils its new 5G flagship phone without Google-licensed apps Huawei launched a new 5G flagship smartphone lineup Thursday without pre-installed Google-licensed apps as the Chinese tech giant faces fallout from ...
15:14, 09/19/2019

UK gambling site has more bets for Hillary Clinton winning Dem nomination than anyone actually running Hillary Clinton may have announced that she is not seeking the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, but betters are apparently not convinced, wit...
15:14, 09/19/2019

Will electric cars be able to save Volkswagen from its diesel emissions scandal? Reeling from the worst scandal in its long history, Volkswagen is making a bold, multi-billion dollar bet on electric vehicles. The move looks both l...
15:42, 09/19/2019

Huawei takes on Apple's new iPhone 11 with Mate 30 range Huawei [HWT.UL] launched its Mate 30 smartphone range on Thursday in a challenge to Apple's new iPhone 11, saying the Chinese firm's new devices wer...
15:42, 09/19/2019

Shares inch higher after Fed cut; BOJ, SNB, BoE keep powder dry World share markets and bond yields nudged modestly higher on Thursday as the U.S. Federal Reserve's second interest rate cut of the year and promise...
15:42, 09/19/2019

|PICS:Ohbaby!EltonJantjiesandhisgrowingfamilyarethecutest South African rugby player Elton Jantjies recently popped the question to his long-term girlfriend Iva Ristic 3 months after the couple welcomed thei...
15:42, 09/19/2019

NY Times reporters claim Kavanaugh offered interview if they said it never happened Two New York Times reporters​ claim Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh agreed to be interviewed for their book under the condition that they say h...
15:42, 09/19/2019

Leslie Jamison on the Best Book She Ever Got as a Present The author, whose new essay collection is “Make It Scream, Make It Burn,” says that a boyfriend gave her a “Choose Your Own Adventure” novel with a s...
15:42, 09/19/2019

The war on (unwanted) dick pics has begun A web developer asked men to send her pictures of their genitals in order to build a filter that ‘recognises’ a penis and blurs it. Which raises the ...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Killer robots: why do so many people think they are a good idea? | Stuart Heritage According to a recent survey, 39% of us aren’t against machines capable of destroying humanity. Surely there are some things we can all agree onLaura...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Trump's 'troubling' promise to foreign leader prompts House panel briefing – live Intelligence community inspector general Michael Atkinson to appear in closed-door briefing on whistleblower complaint Sign up for the US briefing an...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Rambo: Last Blood review – Stallone storms Mexico in a laughable Trumpian fantasy The grizzled warrior dusts off his crossbow to take revenge on sex traffickers in a creaking, cringeworthy fifth instalment This massively enlarged p...
16:00, 09/19/2019

The climate crisis isn’t just causing extreme weather. It’s fuelling extreme politics, too | Nick Lowles The far right is exploiting divisions created by climate breakdown. This must be challengedIn the past three weeks, we took the pulse of citizens in ...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Rugby World Cup 2019: Guardian writers’ predictions New Zealand still formidable, Fiji to prove tricky opponents with Semi Radradra turning on the power: our pundits set out their forecasts for the tou...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Bank of England warns Brexit delay would hurt growth, after leaving rates on hold - business live UK central bank votes to keep interest rates at 0.75%, and warns that Brexit is making economic data volatileLatest: Bank leaves rates on hold......a...
16:00, 09/19/2019

'We live in a narco-state': murder of Dutch lawyer prompts fear and fury Lawyers in gangland cases given emergency protection after unprecedented killingLawyers and prosecutors in major gangland drugs cases in the Netherla...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Sturgeon signals Queen should stay out of future Scotland vote First minister implies call for help should be refused after Cameron sought interventionNicola Sturgeon, Scotland’s first minister, has implied the Q...
16:00, 09/19/2019

US briefing: Greta Thunberg, Justin Trudeau and a Trump whistleblower Thursday’s top story: Teenage climate activist tells Congress to ‘listen to the scientists’. Plus, who will win at the Emmys – and who should winSubs...
16:00, 09/19/2019

'It just snowballed': the viral stars of Brexit Britain on what happened next Every day, ordinary people seem to cut through political debate and speak truth to power. But what is it like to go viral and how does it change thei...
16:00, 09/19/2019

A Clash Over Barack Obama’s Legacy? Democratic Voters Don’t Want to Hear It In the Democratic primary, there have been clashes over the Obama administration’s policies. But even liberal voters who admire the former president ...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Overlooked No More: Elizabeth A. Gloucester, ‘Richest’ Black Woman and Ally of John Brown She ran boardinghouses whose lodgers included members of New York’s elite, raised money for an orphan asylum and was active in the abolitionists’ cau...
16:00, 09/19/2019

'I’m tired and desperate' – a disabled victim of domestic violence on her struggle to survive Disabled women are at higher risk of domestic violence than others, so why are there so few accessible refuges? As Sarah’s story shows, they are face...
16:00, 09/19/2019

No Rise In Mukesh Ambani's Stake In Company, Says Reliance Industries The clarification comes as reports suggested that Mukesh Ambani increased his stake in RIL after Reliance Services and Holdings, an Ambani firm, acqu...
16:28, 09/19/2019

Chinese woman pleads guilty in California ‘birth tourism’ case A Chinese woman living in California has pleaded guilty to running a “birth tourism” business catered to wealthy foreigners looking to gi...
16:28, 09/19/2019

Toddler dies after closing car window on her head as dad slept A 2-year-old Michigan girl died this week when she accidentally rolled up a car window on her head — as her dad snoozed in the front seat, acco...
16:28, 09/19/2019

Missouri teen found dead in apparent suicide at high school A Missouri teen was found dead on high school property in an apparent suicide, according to reports. Sergio Salas, 14, died Monday from a self-inflic...
16:28, 09/19/2019

Another instance of Justin Trudeau in ‘brownface’ emerges New video emerged Thursday showing a third instance of Justin Trudeau in “brownface” — hours after Canada’s prime minister ap...
16:28, 09/19/2019

British tourist dies at villa owned by Richard Branson’s sister A British tourist died of a suspected drowning in the pool of a luxe Spanish seafront villa owned by billionaire business magnate Sir Richard Branson...
16:28, 09/19/2019

Total War Saga: Troy will debut in 2020 Sega Europe confirmed leaked news that Total War Saga: Troy is Creative Assembly‘s next Total War game coming in 2020. After the debut of Total...
16:56, 09/19/2019

WordPress.com parent Automattic raises $300 million from Salesforce at a $3 billion valuation WordPress.com parent Automattic has raised $300 million in funding from Salesforce Ventures, giving it a post-funding valuation of $3 billion.Read Mo...
16:56, 09/19/2019

Egyptian tuk-tuk start-up Halan to expand to Ethiopia Halan, an Egyptian technology start-up that uses two- and three-wheeled vehicles to transport passengers and goods, will begin operating in Ethiopia ...
16:56, 09/19/2019

India tells tech firms to protect user privacy, prevent abuse Technology firms must protect user privacy and prevent abuse of their platforms, India's IT minister said on Thursday, speaking as the government dra...
16:56, 09/19/2019

Sweden's SKF to shift automation into higher gear as markets flag Swedish engineering company SKF aims to use a demand slowdown to its advantage, its chief executive said, stepping up an automation program that has ...
16:56, 09/19/2019

Comcast reaches distribution deal with digital sports platform DAZN Media and communications giant Comcast Corp has struck a distribution deal with digital global sports provider DAZN Group, further blurring the line ...
16:56, 09/19/2019

IndyCar's Aeroscreen Testing May Give Top Teams An Advantage Back in May, IndyCar debuted its aeroscreen concept as a sleek form of head protection in response to many other series’ adoption of the halo. That w...
17:28, 09/19/2019

U.S. biofuel credits fall more than 10% ahead of Trump meeting with U.S. senators: traders U.S. biofuel credits on Thursday fell more than 10% ahead of a meeting between President Donald Trump and senators to discuss biofuels policy, trader...
17:28, 09/19/2019

Panda autopsy preparations at Thai zoo as Chinese experts arrive Chinese panda experts and Thai officials on Thursday began preparing for an autopsy of beloved giant panda Chuang Chuang, who died unexpectedly this ...
17:28, 09/19/2019

Fast facts about the smoky haze smothering Southeast Asia During Southeast Asia's dry season, farmers in Indonesia and other countries clear land using fire, often for palm and wood pulp plantations, with fl...
17:28, 09/19/2019

Prague to resurrect forgotten land in the shadow of its spires Known as the city of a hundred spires, Prague's gothic cathedrals, cobblestone streets and hilltop castle towering over the river create a picture-pe...
17:28, 09/19/2019

Researchers Think It's a Good Idea to Secure Your Phone Using the One Thing You Perpetually Lose Apple’s FaceID authentication system started moving smartphone users away from relying on fingerprints to secure their mobile devices, which are argu...
17:28, 09/19/2019

New Titans Set Pictures Reveal Our First Glimpse of Nightwing Another familiar face is back in action for Arrow’s last season. Jessica Lange is pretty much done with American Horror Story at this point. The CW h...
17:28, 09/19/2019

Trump’s communications with foreign leader are part of whistleblower complaint that spurred standoff between spy chief and Congress, former officials say The president’s interaction with the foreign leader included a “promise” that prompted an intelligence official to file a formal whistleblower compla...
17:56, 09/19/2019

Trump offers an explanation for the wad of cash seen in his back pocket Asked about a photo of him boarding Air Force One, the president told reporters he doesn’t use a wallet because he no longer uses credit cards. But h...
17:56, 09/19/2019

Champions League soccer: Zidane rips Real Madrid after loss to PSG Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane ripped his squad for a lack of intensity after a loss to Paris Saint-German in the group stage of the 2019-20 UEFA ...
17:56, 09/19/2019

NJ Transit accident: Father, son seriously injured after train hits car A father and son were seriously injured Thursday morning when a NJ Transit train hit a car on the tracks, according to officials and reports. The Hob...
17:56, 09/19/2019

US withdraws $100M from Afghanistan project, citing nation’s corruption ​Secretary of State Mike Pompeo​ said the US will withdraw $100 million earmarked for an energy infrastructure project in Afghanistan because of corr...
17:56, 09/19/2019

A new Hollister store is coming to Herald Square in New York as the retailer thinks smaller A new Hollister store is coming later this month to New York, right down the block from Macy's, Target and Victoria's Secret in the busy He...
17:56, 09/19/2019

Amazon orders 100,000 electric vans from start-up Rivian Amazon Rivian van Fledging electric firm gets major boost with huge order from internet giant Internet shopping giant Amazon has given a further b...
18:14, 09/19/2019

In diverse Toronto, the Raptors’ sports hijab is hailed as a win for inclusivity The head coverings, worn in public by some Muslim women, have not always been accepted by major sports organizations. Now, they are being marketed an...
18:14, 09/19/2019

What Lindsay Lohan Does To Avoid Long Bathroom Queues At Nightclubs Nobody likes waiting in queues, especially not Lindsay Lohan. In fact, the American singer-songwriter dislikes it so much, she reserves her own priva...
18:14, 09/19/2019

Tiny Nevada desert towns prep for ‘Storm Area 51’ influx: ‘It’s happening’ "We already have people from all over the world,” Little A’Le’Inn proprietor Connie West said from her bustling cafe and motel, where volunteers have...
18:14, 09/19/2019

One in 16 US women were forced into having sex for the first time The experiences amount to rape, the authors say, although they relied on a national survey that didn’t use the word in asking women about forced sex....
18:14, 09/19/2019

Iran says 'all out war' could result from U.S. military action Iran's foreign minister promised Thursday that any military action by the United States or Saudi Arabia in response to oil attacks last weekend would...
18:42, 09/19/2019

Andrew Yang Wants You To Know He Can Score Inside Andrew Yang has a dream. “I’d challenge Donald Trump to any physical or mental feat under the sun. I mean, gosh, what could that guy beat me at, bein...
18:42, 09/19/2019

How Two Kentucky Farmers Became Kings Of Croquet, The Sport That Never Wanted Them On a sunny September Sunday in 1982, Mark Burchfield, a 20-year-old tobacco farmer from rural Kentucky, stood in Manhattan’s Central Park, getting re...
18:42, 09/19/2019

Hamilton, Grosjean: Remarkable Kubica F1 comeback an inspiration Robert Kubica's short-lived Formula 1 comeback has been hailed as "remarkable" and an "inspiration" by Lewis Hamilton and Romain Grosjean, following ...
18:42, 09/19/2019

Ticktum gets first race outing since Red Bull exit in F3 level series Two-time Macau Grand Prix winner Dan Ticktum is to return to racing this weekend for the first time since he was dropped by the Red Bull Junior progr...
18:42, 09/19/2019

Alabama coach Nick Saban says absent DE Antonio Alfano has 'basically quit' Alabama five-star freshman Antonio Alfano has been absent from the team for the last two weeks, and coach Nick Saban says the DE has 'basically quit....
18:42, 09/19/2019

Big Ten, SEC tops among college football in performance in non-conference games September in college football is a time for conferences to play against each other. The Big Ten and SEC have been the top performers in those games. ...
18:42, 09/19/2019

Must-see TV: Titans CB Adoree' Jackson has designs that go beyond the NFL Tennessee Titans defensive back Adoree' Jackson is entering his third NFL season and aims to make his mark both on and off the field.   &#...
18:42, 09/19/2019

Which actors will win, and which should win, at the 2019 Emmys? The 71st Primetime Emmy Awards will take place on Sunday, September 22. The following are A.V. Club deputy TV editor Danette Chavez’s predictions—alo...
18:43, 09/19/2019

How Dr. Benjamin Spock Changed American Parenting The book ignited a revolution, breaking free from conventional wisdom that said children required schedules, discipline and little affection. Instead...
19:14, 09/19/2019

Alberta to return C$1.3 million worth of pot products to CannTrust CannTrust Holdings Inc said on Thursday that Alberta government has decided to return C$1.3 million worth of sold pot products, days after the Canadi...
19:14, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau blackface: details emerge of third incident Undated video clip shows Trudeau in blackface, waving, with his arms and legs also appearing to be paintedA third incident in which Justin Trudeau wo...
19:42, 09/19/2019

US drone strike intended for Isis hideout kills 30 pine nut workers in Afghanistan Forty were also injured in the Wednesday attack which struck farmers and labourers who just finished work, Afghan officials sayA US drone strike inte...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Eintracht Frankfurt v Arsenal, Rennes v Celtic: Europa League – live! Europa League clockwatch updates from the opening gamesLive scoreboard: all the latest from tonight’s gamesAnd you can email Simon here or tweet him ...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Nike ends deal with Antonio Brown amid sexual assault allegations Company spokesperson: ‘Antonio Brown is not a Nike athlete’Brown, 31, was accused of rape in civil lawsuit filed last weekStar wideout scored touchdo...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Shares of Ping Identity jump 25% in U.S. market debut Shares of Ping Identity Holding Corp jumped 25% in their market debut on Thursday, giving the identity software company a market value of about $1.4...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Digital sports platform DAZN reaches distribution deal with Comcast Media and communications company Comcast Corp has agreed to a distribution deal with digital global sports provider DAZN Group, further blurring the ...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Suspect charged after teen stabbed to death as some in crowd filmed An 18-year-old was arrested after Khaseen Morris, 16, was fatally stabbed during a brawl outside a New York strip mall.      ...
19:42, 09/19/2019

'It's our future that's at stake': US students plan to skip school Friday to fight climate 'emergency' Tens of thousands of high school students in cities nationwide plan to skip class Friday to attend Global Climate Strike marches.    &...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Imelda brings heavy rain and tornadoes to Texas Officials in Houston and surrounding communities say Houston and the surrounding communities could get more heavy rain from Tropical Depression Imeld...
19:42, 09/19/2019

| UK must give written Brexit proposal this month - Finnish PM Britain must deliver a written proposal for a solution to the Brexit impasse this month to avoid a no-deal Brexit, the Finnish prime minister Antti R...
19:42, 09/19/2019

| Sweeping US sanctions on Iran target leaders, oil and trade Ongoing US sanctions on Iran have targeted Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and the Islamic republic's top brass, while also seeking to choke tr...
19:42, 09/19/2019

| Non-marital sex hoping to be banned in Indonesia Indonesia is set to vote on a plan to outlaw gay and pre-marital sex while beefing up its blasphemy laws in a shakeup fuelled by religious conservati...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Fighter Pilot Is Left Dangling From Power Lines After F-16 Crash The Belgian Air Force jet went down over western France, causing both pilots onboard to use their ejector seats and parachutes. Both escaped with min...
20:00, 09/19/2019

AT&T Examines Split With DirecTV AT&T is exploring parting with its DirecTV unit, people familiar with the matter said, a move that would mark a sharp course correction in strategy f...
20:28, 09/19/2019

Watchdog Refuses to Detail Whistle-Blower Complaint About Trump The complaint, being discussed in a closed meeting with House lawmakers, addresses a commitment that President Trump was said to have made to a world...
20:28, 09/19/2019

Copper Smelting Shows Edomites Could Have Rivalled Israelites In the Hebrew Bible, the Edomites were the descendants of Jacob's brother Esau, but did an ancient Egyptian invasion trigger technological innovation...
20:28, 09/19/2019

33 new drivers a day have their licences revoked News 19 Sep, 2019 Nearly 12,000 motorists with under two years of experience had their licences revoked under the New Drivers Act in 20...
20:28, 09/19/2019

Rival UN resolutions on Syria cease-fire go down to defeat Rival U.N. humanitarian resolutions calling for a cease-fire in Syria’s last rebel stronghold in Idlib were defeated Thursday, reflecting deep divisi...
20:28, 09/19/2019

In Israel, calls for unity reveal deep divisions after vote Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his chief rival, Benny Gantz, have each called for the formation of a unity government following Israel’s incon...
20:28, 09/19/2019

Israeli leaders warn of possible third election amid political deadlock The political deadlock in Israel showed no signs of abating Thursday, as the country's leaders warned of the possibility of a third election, with ne...
20:28, 09/19/2019

The winner of 'America's Got Talent' Season 14 is... Judge Simon Cowell called it one of the best seasons ever and on Wednesday night, "America's Got Talent" crowned one of its most popular contestants....
20:28, 09/19/2019

'Where's My Roy Cohn?' profiles notorious lawyer with Trump ties Roy Cohn tells an interviewer his legacy is inextricably linked to the Army-McCarthy hearings, but it's impossible to watch "Where's My Roy Cohn?" wi...
20:28, 09/19/2019

Stronger Euro: Another "Brexit Surprise"? While the news in Europe is dominated by Brexit developments, the euro has been quietly getting stronger. First, against the U.S. dollar. Soon, again...
20:56, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau speaks after brownface photo Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will speak after a photo of him wearing brownface when he was a school teacher in 2001 surfaced. Follow here f...
20:56, 09/19/2019

Lewis Hamilton ‘down for some hard racing’ in Singapore after Leclerc clash • Briton says he will adapt his driving after incident in Italy• Verstappen believes drivers ‘should be able to defend yourself’Lewis Hamilton reiter...
20:56, 09/19/2019

Quebec provincial police interrogate 17 people about Desjardins data leak Desjardins, a Quebec-based co-operative, said a single employee was responsible for the breach detected in December 2018 and that he has since been f...
20:56, 09/19/2019

Antonio Brown is no longer a Nike-sponsored athlete — and the company won't say why or when he was dropped Christian Petersen / Getty Images New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown is no longer a Nike-sponsored athlete, the company said on Thursd...
21:14, 09/19/2019

17 science 'facts' you might have learned in school that aren't true Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Science is an ongoing process, which means new discoveries often upend old theories. Contrary to what many people l...
21:14, 09/19/2019

Target's 20 Years of Design for All anniversary collection celebrates collaborations with 20 of its iconic design partners Target/Facebook In 1999, Target acknowledged that great clothing, accessories, and home goods from iconic and well-known designers should be attaina...
21:14, 09/19/2019

The Google Pixel 3 is $350 off at Best Buy — and you'll get a free Nest Hub if you order one Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Google's Pixel 3 is an excellent, affordable smartphone with one of the best cameras on the market. For a limited ti...
21:14, 09/19/2019

Deadly vaping lung illnesses are cropping up across the US, and experts blame everything from vegetable oil to ‘Dank Vapes’ Luxy Images/Getty Images A mysterious and deadly crop of lung injuries is showing up across the US. Health experts think vaping may be to blame. At ...
21:14, 09/19/2019

Mysterious vaping-related lung illnesses are spreading across the US. Doctors say these are the symptoms to watch out for. Luxy Images/Getty Images As of September 17, the CDC reported 530 cases of vaping-related illnesses in 38 states and confirmed seven deaths in six s...
21:14, 09/19/2019

Trapped in the Ice, This Ship Will Study an Arctic Hit Hard by Climate Change The Mosaic expedition, a $155 million undertaking five years in the making, aims for a better nderstanding of how global warming will affect the Arct...
21:14, 09/19/2019

Microsoft, health shares boost Wall Street; S&P 500 eyes record high Gains in Microsoft and healthcare shares boosted Wall Street's main indexes on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expect...
21:14, 09/19/2019

Military strike against Iran would result in 'all-out war': Zarif Any U.S. or Saudi military strike against Iran would bring "all-out war", Tehran said on Thursday, keeping up a drumbeat of warnings to its adversari...
21:14, 09/19/2019

North America Has Lost Nearly 3 Billion Birds Since 1970 Birds across the U.S. are disappearing, though many of us probably haven’t noticed. Over the past half century, North American bird populations...
21:42, 09/19/2019

F1 stockpiling face masks at Singapore GP as toxic smog to blanket night race Singapore Grand Prix organisers are preparing for 'unhealthy' levels of air pollution in the form of forest fire smoke blown in from Indone...
22:14, 09/19/2019

Wilder: Cuts should have stopped Fury fight, happy they didn't Deontay Wilder believes Tyson Fury's fight with Otto Wallin should have been stopped due to the cuts suffered by Fury. He's glad it wasn't and that h...
22:14, 09/19/2019

Singapore GP diary: 'Unhealthy' haze hangs over Singapore, then disappears The Formula One paddock is a busy place that hosts a lot of serious business over a race weekend, but here we try to bring you some of the news stori...
22:14, 09/19/2019

Huawei Launches First Smartphone Without Google's Key Apps Huawei unveiled its first smartphone devoid of Google’s most popular apps, a byproduct of the U.S.-China trade dispute that could complicate the Chin...
22:14, 09/19/2019

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Stark childbirth survival figures, Security Council split on Syria, nature-based climate initiatives A recap of Thursday’s top stories: One pregnant woman or child dies every 11 seconds; No ceasefire agreement for Syria’s Idlib; Latest Taliban attack...
22:14, 09/19/2019

Despite progress in childbirth safety, one woman or baby dies every 11 seconds Childbirth survival rates are now a “staggering success” compared with the year 2000, but one pregnant woman - or her child - still dies every 11 sec...
22:14, 09/19/2019

U.S. Government Bonds Steady After Fed Moves to Stabilize Markets U.S. government bond prices held steady after the Federal Reserve added $75 billion to the financial system to stabilize short-term money markets in ...
22:14, 09/19/2019

Is Microsoft getting closer to launching its expected Microsoft 365 Consumer subscription? Some Microsoft users are reporting they are seeing their Office 365 subscriptions and products being quietly rebranded as 'Microsoft 365.' Could a po...
22:14, 09/19/2019

House panel considers holding Lewandowski in contempt after combative hearing Speaker Nancy Pelosi privately told Democrats no witness should be able to treat members of Congress the way Trump’s former campaign manager did at T...
22:42, 09/19/2019

Pilot Dangles From Power Line For 2 Hours After Crash In France, Saved An F-16 fighter jet of the Belgian air force crashed Thursday in western France, with both pilots successfully ejecting but one spent two hours hangi...
22:42, 09/19/2019

He Was 'Healthy' Before Mosquito Bite. 9 Days Later, He Was Brain Dead A Michigan man reportedly "went from perfectly healthy to brain dead" in nine days after he contracted the rare, mosquito-borne virus Eastern equine ...
22:42, 09/19/2019

Pak Police Arrest 2 Classmates Of Hindu Student Found Dead In Hostel Room Two classmates of a Hindu dental student have been detained by the police in Pakistan's Sindh province after she was found dead in her hostel room, a...
22:42, 09/19/2019

Hurricane Humberto Leaves 28,000 Without Power In Bermuda Hurricane Humberto headed northward in the Atlantic Thursday after tearing off rooftops and knocking out power to more than 28,000 customers as it br...
22:42, 09/19/2019

20 Killed In Afghanistan As Taliban Truck Bomb Explodes Near Hospital A Taliban truck bomb killed at least 20 people and wounded 95 when it exploded near a hospital in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, a provincial offi...
22:42, 09/19/2019

It's Time to Listen to the Teens Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg landed in the U.S. earlier this month and has since injected a much-needed sense of urgency into the climate con...
23:14, 09/19/2019

North America Has Lost Almost 30 Percent of Its Birds Since 1970, Upsetting New Study Finds There are almost 3 billion fewer North American birds in 2019 than there were in 1970, accounting for a 29 percent decline, according to a new study....
23:14, 09/19/2019

Accessorize Any Apple Watch With a $7 Sport Band, In the Color Of Your Choice One of the nice things about Apple Watches is that whether you bought an original model years ago, or have a Series 5 arriving tomorrow, the same ban...
23:14, 09/19/2019

TC Energy shuts oil line as flooding disrupts U.S. Gulf terminals: traders TC Energy Corp's Marketlink oil pipeline from Cushing, Oklahoma, to Nederland, Texas, was shut as flooding disrupted operations at U.S. Gulf Coast te...
23:14, 09/19/2019

U.S. biofuel credits slump ahead of Trump meeting with senators: traders U.S. biofuel blending credits fell sharply on Thursday ahead of a meeting between President Donald Trump and senators from oil states, who are oppose...
23:14, 09/19/2019

U.S. fintech startup Stripe valued at $35 billion in latest funding round Stripe Inc said on Thursday it is raising $250 million in its latest funding round, which values the payments startup at $35 billion, a dramatic 56% ...
23:14, 09/19/2019

American Airlines passenger pops blister, splatters passengers with blood A woman’s foot blister popped during a flight to Miami, in a disturbing medical mishap that reportedly splashed blood onto two people, a book, the pl...
23:42, 09/19/2019

Football Leaks 'whistleblower' faces more than 100 charges Portuguese prosecutors on Thursday brought more than 100 charges against a man who allegedly accessed and published confidential documents belonging ...
23:42, 09/19/2019

Why The Steelers Traded For Minkah Fitzpatrick At first glance, the Steelers’ decision this week to trade for Dolphins defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick was a bit of a head-scratcher. Here was an ...
23:42, 09/19/2019

Stop Celebrating Bruce Bochy's 2,000th Victory Bruce Bochy nailed down his iconic 2,044th victory as a major-league manager Wednesday in Boston, because let’s face it, nothing says greatness quite...
23:42, 09/19/2019

Uggs Are on Sale Starting at $45! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Spacewatch: Japan's Hayabusa 2 targets final asteroid landing Two target markers deployed around Ryugu ahead of lander’s planned descent next monthJapan’s Hayabusa 2 spacecraft has deployed two target markers ar...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Feeling blue: US woman treated by doctors after blood turned navy Woman, 25, diagnosed with methemoglobinemiaDoctors say numbing agent for toothache to blameIt turns out that “feeling blue” is not a figure of speech...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Russian artist duo creates optical illusions with psychedelic color-changing portraits Fraktality, a married Russian couple, use lenticular printing to make digital images change color depending on where they are viewed from.  ...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Benjamin Netanyahu's fate uncertain after no clear winner in Israel vote After Israel's do-over election indicated no clear winner, the fate of Israel's longest-serving leader, Benjamin Netanyahu, looks uncertain.  &#...
00:00, 09/20/2019

UAW strike threatens Michigan economy, could push state into recession: Moody's, Lending Tree Moody's said the work stoppage, now in its fourth day, poses an "outsized economic threat" to Michigan as well as some local governments such as...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Oh shit, Beyoncé finally got a wax figure that actually looks like her What an auspicious day for Beyoncé fans and celebrity wax image enthusiasts alike. The wait was long, difficult, and sometimes downright infuriating....
00:28, 09/20/2019

5 hidden benefits of an essential oil diffuser Everyone's raving about essential oil diffusers but what do they actually do? Here's 5 hidden benefits from using an essential oil diffuser.  &...
00:28, 09/20/2019

'The View' co-host accuses Trump of 'threatening' Ilhan Omar's life with retweet about 9/11 "View" co-host Sunny Hostin said President Trump was "threatening" Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., by retweeting a post accusing her of celebrating the att...
00:28, 09/20/2019

Fans rejoice over Beyonce's absolutely flawless new wax figure: 'Y'all did THAT' "Finally a Beyoncé wax figure that doesn’t look like Shakira or Scarlett Johansson," a person wrote of the new addition to Madame Tussauds London. &#...
00:28, 09/20/2019

When are the Emmys? Everything you need to know before TV's biggest night When are the Emmys? Who are the main nominees? Will 'Game of Thrones' and 'Veep' win big? Here's everything you need to know.    ...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announces ‘Climate Pledge’ ahead of employee protests It would require companies to implement decarbonization strategies in line with the Paris agreement and calls on signatories to be at net zero carbon...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Deputies: 7-year-old girl dies after 2-vehicle collision, one arrested TUCSON – A 7-year-old girl died after a two-vehicle collision on Wednesday, deputies say. Deputies were dispatched to Valencia Road and Camino de la ...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Navy confirms videos did capture UFO sightings, but it calls them by another name An unidentified aerial phenomenon, or UAP, appears in this declassified video captured by a U.S. Navy aircraft. DoD via To the Stars Academy of Arts ...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Crash causes delays on I-19 near San Xavier Rd TUCSON – A crash is causing traffic delays Thursday morning on Interstate 19 near San Xavier Road. According to the Arizona Department of Transportat...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Tropical moisture late this weekend! TUCSON – Isolated to scattered storms this afternoon east and southeast of Tucson with a better opportunity by the end of the weekend as moistu...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Huawei’s Mate 30 Pro has a 'quad-camera' and a vegan leather option Huawei's party may have been spoiled by leaks, but the company was still smiling as it invited the world's press to meet its Galaxy Note ki...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Alphabet’s Wing drones will soon deliver FedEx and Walgreens packages This fall, Alphabet's drone delivery arm Wing will begin delivering goods for FedEx Express, Walgreens and a small retailer. The pilot program w...
00:56, 09/20/2019

The FDA has opened a criminal investigation into vaping The Food and Drug Administration opened a criminal investigation into the vaping supply chain earlier this summer, it has emerged. The Office of Crim...
00:56, 09/20/2019

EPA pushes national fuel economy standard in face off with California The Trump administration has announced plans to create a national vehicle emissions standard. The new "One National Program Rule" would allow the fed...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Pocket Casts will give existing desktop customers Plus for life Earlier this week the popular podcast app Pocket Casts announced some big changes. In addition to making the mobile app free, Pocket Casts unveiled a...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Pompeo announces US to rescind $160 million in aid to Afghanistan, cites government corruption Washington is rescinding $160 million directed to Afghanistan, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Thursday, citing unacceptable levels of corru...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Face of the Denisovans? Portrait of a Teen Revealed by Her DNA Based on ancient DNA methylation patterns, a portrait of a juvenile female Denisovan has been recreated. ...
01:28, 09/20/2019

House Approves Short-Term Spending Bill That Would Stave Off Shutdown The bill, which the Senate is also expected to pass before funding lapses on Oct. 1, would extend funding for all federal government departments and ...
01:28, 09/20/2019

Brownface, Blackface and About-Face. Is Trudeau Who He Says He Is? Many Canadians saw Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s record in office as evidence in his favor, if not enough to exonerate him for recent photos and vi...
01:28, 09/20/2019

Thousands of Patients Have Been Sued by Nonprofit Hospitals Over Unpaid Bills. Now They Are Fighting Back Over the past few months, several hospitals have announced major changes to their financial assistance policies, including curtailing the number of l...
01:28, 09/20/2019

Earthlings descend on Area 51 for aliens, parties What started out as a internet hoax to "storm Area 51" has morphed into a festival celebrating all things alien near the once-secret Nevada military ...
01:28, 09/20/2019

AP Top Stories September 19 P Here's the latest for Thursday September 19th: Iran warns of "all out war" if attacked by U.S. or Saudi Arabia; Trudeau asks for forgiveness for old ...
01:28, 09/20/2019

Hearing begins for California synagogue shooting suspect who killed 1, injured 3 John T. Earnest, 20, entered court in blue jail garb, showing no facial expressions as he looked at the first witness.      ...
01:28, 09/20/2019

8 major books being made into movies, from 'Little Women' to 'The Rhythm Section' Can't wait for 'Cats' and 'Little Women'? Here's a preview of which novels book-lovers can expect to get the Hollywood treatment in the near future. ...
01:56, 09/20/2019

Justin Trudeau Says He Didn’t Remember Blackface and Brownface Photos and Admits There Could Be More Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau admitted Thursday that he’s unsure whether there are more images of him in blackface or brownface beyond...
01:56, 09/20/2019

With the Far Right Out of Power in Italy, the E.U. Edges Toward Migration Reform After six days at sea on Sept. 14, the Ocean Viking sailed into port carrying 82 asylum seekers. It was the first rescue ship to dock in Italy since ...
01:56, 09/20/2019

Israelis Are Contending With the Prospect of a Third Poll Just Days After Voting JERUSALEM (AP) — Israelis were contending with the prospect of a third election on Thursday, two days after an unprecedented repeat election le...
01:56, 09/20/2019

BAE Systems wins $495 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon BAE Systems has been awarded a $495 million U.S. defense contract for receiver/processors and high band receivers in support of the ALR-56C Digital U...
01:56, 09/20/2019

The Chase Sapphire Reserve Is Our Readers' Favorite Travel Rewards Card While most of our recent credit card Co-Ops sparked healthy debates, our travel rewards card poll was thoroughly dominated by the Chase Sapphire Rese...
02:28, 09/20/2019

Avoid ATM Fees By Getting Cash Back at the Store Avoiding banking fees is one of the pillars of financial fitness, but can be tricky to achieve when it comes to unplanned moments when you need cash....
02:28, 09/20/2019

Suspected Hezbollah spy scouted targets in New York, other major cities: prosecutors A New Jersey man is accused of being a Hezbollah operative in the United States who scouted various locations for a potential attack, including famou...
02:28, 09/20/2019

Bing Maps team contributes Uganda and Tanzania building datasets to OpenStreetMap The Bing Maps team will contribute building corpora for Uganda and Tanzania to OpenStreetMap, as a part of Microsoft's AI for Humanitarian Action pla...
02:28, 09/20/2019

Apple releases iOS 13 and watchOS 6 Apple's most popular devices are receiving major software updates today after an extensive but rocky beta testing cycle; more updates are coming soon...
02:28, 09/20/2019

Saudi-led coalition launches military operation north of Hodeidah in Yemen The Saudi-led coalition on Friday launched a military operation north of Yemen's port city of Hodeidah against what it described as "legitimate milit...
02:28, 09/20/2019

Guatemala joins ranks of cocaine producers as plantations and labs emerge Guatemala is no longer just a transit point for traffickers seeking to smuggle cocaine north towards the United States, authorities said on Thursday ...
02:28, 09/20/2019

Peru deports 150 Venezuelans in crackdown on illegal crossings Peru deported 150 Venezuelans for entering the country illegally as authorities sought to enforce stricter policies for migrants from the crisis-stri...
02:28, 09/20/2019

The question Elizabeth Warren won’t answer The Democratic candidate for president keeps being asked whether she would raise middle-class taxes to pay for Medicare-for-all and declines to answe...
02:28, 09/20/2019

|SPECIALREPORT:DowntheGuptas'financialrabbithole The controversial Gupta family is known for making millions from the South African government - including $41m from Eskom, the state energy company. ...
02:28, 09/20/2019

|Themarketispresentingrareopportunitiesforthosewhocanridethestorm-PSG Given the uncertainty investors are currently facing, it's useful to take a step back and re-evaluate the rare opportunity current conditions are pre...
02:28, 09/20/2019

Premier League star jumped from hotel window wearing just his boxers amid blackmail plot, court told A Premier League star jumped from a window in only his boxers after being was filmed in a hotel room with a woman amid a blackmail plot, a court has ...
03:00, 09/20/2019

Ryan Christie penalty secures draw for Celtic at Rennes despite late red card Neil Lennon said his Celtic side were well worthy of their point against Rennes and that they could have had three if VAR was available in the Europa...
03:01, 09/20/2019

Giants 'stunned' as Toby Greene fails to overturn AFL ban Greene to miss preliminary final after appeal fails‘In over 20 years, I’ve never seen a worse decision’Greater Western Sydney might be bitterly disap...
03:01, 09/20/2019

Sheffield United’s Prince Abdullah defends Bin Ladens over club links • Abdullah: ‘Bin Ladens were going to buy Kevin McCabe’s shares’• Manager Chris Wilder: ‘I’m 100% positive about the future’Eyebrows were raised at B...
03:01, 09/20/2019

Bajrang, Ravi Lose In World Championships Semis, Grab Olympic Quotas Bajrang Punia and Ravi Dahiya entered the World Wrestling Championships semi-finals and became the second and third Indian wrestlers, after Vinesh Ph...
03:01, 09/20/2019

Virat Kohli "Leads By Real Spirit And Passion": Mike Hesson Virat Kohli also received praise from RCB head coach Simon Katich who lauded him after his yet another match-winning performance against South Africa...
03:01, 09/20/2019

China Open: PV Sindhu Knocked Out In Round Of 16 PV Sindhu was knocked out of the China Open after she lost to Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong in round of 16 match on Thursday. With this loss, India...
03:01, 09/20/2019

$20K reward offered for information about missing 5-year-old Dulce Alavez NBC — Police in New Jersey are offering a $20,000 reward for information about the disappearance of a 5-year-old girl who vanished from a playg...
03:01, 09/20/2019

The Best Strollers For Getting Around With Two Kids The second baby adds a new layer of complexity to getting out the door, especially with two under 2 years old. In the early days, when my newborn was...
03:01, 09/20/2019

This 1970 De Tomaso Mangusta On Sale For $189,500 Only Needs An 'Easy' Refurbishment There were 401 De Tomaso Mangustas made between 1967 and 1971, their value soaring ever higher, even for those that that need some work done under th...
03:01, 09/20/2019

This marriage-destroying restaurant for magicians actually sounds pretty cool You know how it is: You’re making your way through life, raising children,supporting your family, and doing your best with the whole messy whatever o...
03:28, 09/20/2019

Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik reuniting for new Fox comedy According to Variety, Fox has given a series order to Carla, a new show executive produced by Big Bang Theory buddies Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik, a...
03:28, 09/20/2019

‘Betrayal’ stars Hiddleston, Cox dish on being total theater geeks Who knew Loki and Daredevil are the biggest theater geeks in town? Tom Hiddleston (Loki) and Charlie Cox (Daredevil) are starring in the spare — but ...
03:28, 09/20/2019

Alabama Shakes’ Brittany Howard rocks to a solo beat on new album While Alabama Shakes frontwoman Brittany Howard has been inspired by artists from Prince and Jimi Hendrix to the Supremes and Led Zeppelin, her great...
03:28, 09/20/2019

'We Shall Over-WHOMST?' White Anti-Vaxxers Colonize Civil Rights Rhetoric in California Protests The protestors came out in droves at the California State Capitol, furious over new legislation that, if passed, would hack away at the remaining med...
03:29, 09/20/2019

10 Thoughts About the Upcoming 'A Night with Whitney: The Whitney Houston Hologram Tour' 1. I could understand a Las Vegas residency for “A Night with Whitney.” What happens there, rightly stays there, so it makes sense. Yes, that’s a non...
03:29, 09/20/2019

Merger of Dish and DirecTV probably won’t be happening Dish Network’s chances of buying DirecTV could be about as remote as a satellite that’s orbiting the earth. That’s the take from sources close to Dis...
03:29, 09/20/2019

Colt to stop making AR-15s for civilians Legendary gun maker Colt has announced Thursday that it would stop making the AR-15 and other long guns for the civilian market, citing falling deman...
03:29, 09/20/2019

Tesla’s Model 3 earns insurance industry’s top safety rating Tesla’s Model 3 electric sedan has earned the top safety rating from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS), becoming the first Tesla...
03:29, 09/20/2019

NYPD gifts VP a ‘Pence 20’ jersey during visit to One Police Plaza Members of the NYPD’s semi-pro football team gifted Vice President Mike Pence a No. 20 jersey — a reference to the 2020 presidential campaign —...
03:56, 09/20/2019

Man accused of killing Rikers guard planted GPS device on her car: DA A man accused of gunning down his corrections officer ex-gal pal planted a GPS device on her car to track her in the days before her death, Brooklyn ...
03:56, 09/20/2019

Mike Pence lauds NYPD cops during visit to New York City Vice President Mike Pence delivered some morale-boosting remarks to the NYPD during a Thursday afternoon visit to One Police Plaza that followed a ra...
03:56, 09/20/2019

Gigabyte’s AERO 17 is a powerhouse for gaming, streaming and everyday use For a long time, buying a laptop has been about making compromises. If they’re big and powerful then they’re often heavy, noisy and hav...
03:56, 09/20/2019

iOS 12.4.1 release date and all iOS 12 features explained The iOS 12.4.1 update is live, and is the last one for some older iPhones and iPads that won't upgrade to iOS 13 or iPadOS, respectively.We&apos...
03:56, 09/20/2019

Huawei goes all-in on cloud computing Huawei is preparing to enter the cloud computing market in a big way with the unveiling of the world's fastest AI computing chipset center and a...
03:56, 09/20/2019

Get £50 off your next holiday with Now Broadband's affordable broadband deals Sorting your internet plan, its a stressful experience by all accounts and one that should be rewarded with a break...a holiday in fact. Luckily, to ...
03:56, 09/20/2019

Europa League 2019-20 live stream: how to watch the football online from anywhere Forty-eight clubs from across the continent have set out on the long road to UEFA Europa League glory. And this year's tournament is blessed wit...
03:56, 09/20/2019

Sony's next State of Play teases 'new game reveals' – but don't expect PS5 news Sony has announced its next State of Play live stream will air on September 24, with the company teasing "new game reveals" and "great news to share"...
03:56, 09/20/2019

Jim Cramer says Bernstein's downgrade on Costco creates a buying opportunity "Costco is a best-of-breed retailer that has repeatedly reinvented itself, and if they need to reinvent themselves again, that's exactly what th...
03:56, 09/20/2019

Roku’s new Ultra streaming box is faster and adds custom app shortcuts Roku is refreshing its lineup of streamers today, introducing a few updates to the Roku Express and Ultra that won’t make you replace your existing d...
04:28, 09/20/2019

Scientists invented an electric baseball hat to reverse male baldness An international team of researchers just developed the most sophisticated treatment for male baldness ever: a hat that covers up your hairless head....
04:28, 09/20/2019

Purdue Led Its Opioid Rivals in Pills More Prone to Abuse When taking into account the dosage strength of each pill, Purdue Pharma’s OxyContin represented a market-leading 27% of total oxycodone sold during ...
04:28, 09/20/2019

Texas man killed by Imelda while rescuing horse The remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda claimed a life as the system dumped heavy rain and caused widespread flooding across Southeast Texas and southw...
04:28, 09/20/2019

Warren gets caught in Senate primary crossfire BOSTON — When Elizabeth Warren needed a glowing introduction to her speech at the 2016 Democratic National Convention, her former law school student,...
05:16, 09/20/2019

Darrell Issa accuses Menendez of trying to nix his nomination to lead trade agency Former GOP Rep. Darrell Issa on Thursday accused Sen. Robert Menendez of trying to smear him to sink his nomination to be the next director of the U....
05:16, 09/20/2019

Marijuana magazines having mixed results There has been no pot of gold for consumer publications in the cannabis market. High Times and Canadian-based Civilized are scrambling to pivot into ...
05:16, 09/20/2019

| Third Algerian protest figure detained within a week An Algerian court has ordered the pre-trial detention of a leading figure in protests that have gripped Algeria for nearly seven months, one of his l...
05:16, 09/20/2019

For Trump, a Time of Indecision In discussions with his staff, Mr. Trump has made clear he wants to accomplish something big, but seems stymied as to what it might be, according to ...
05:42, 09/20/2019

F.B.I. Agent Testifies That He Sent Questions for C.I.A. Detainees In a pretrial hearing for the accused 9/11 plotters at Guantánamo Bay, the agent acknowledged previously unconfirmed collaboration with the interroga...
05:42, 09/20/2019

Storm disrupts U.S. Gulf Coast energy operations from refineries to terminals Energy infrastructure on the U.S. Gulf Coast was hit hard by Tropical Storm Imelda on Thursday, as flooding forced a major refinery to cut production...
05:42, 09/20/2019

Germany eyes carbon price of 30 euros a tonne in transportation, housing: sources German government officials are discussing the introduction of a carbon emission price of roughly 30 euros a tonne for the transport and housing sect...
05:42, 09/20/2019

World War II 'Hero of Cologne,' 95, receives Bronze Star for destroying Nazi tank in firefight It took nearly 75 years, but World War II veteran Clarence Smoyer, 95, finally received the Bronze Star Medal on Wednesday for his heroic actions tha...
06:00, 09/20/2019

Brady turns off TNF, citing 'ridiculous penalties' Patriots quarterback Tom Brady tweeted his displeasure over the high number of penalties in the first half of Thursday night's Titans-Jaguars game an...
06:00, 09/20/2019

New anti-tampering proposal at center of owners meeting A new set of rules to curb tampering in the NBA will be put to a vote on Friday, but there is trepidation about how it will be implemented and if it ...
06:00, 09/20/2019

Medicinal cannabis could bring in $6 billion a year for Colombia, government says Colombia could export $6 billion a year in medicinal cannabis products, making marijuana its third-largest source of foreign exchange, the government...
06:00, 09/20/2019

Key Democrats ask if Trump interfered in antitrust probe of Calif. emissions pact Two U.S. Democratic lawmakers want the White House to turn over documents that would show if President Trump interfered or directed a Justice Departm...
06:28, 09/20/2019

Tesla, state regulators sued by New Jersey dealer association The New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers says the state is not addressing violations of franchise, dealer licensing and consumer protection l...
06:28, 09/20/2019

BMW should buy Jaguar Land Rover, Bernstein analysts say Jaguar Land Rover could lower operating and other costs substantially under the wing of a cash-rich bigger partner such as BMW, a Bernstein research ...
06:28, 09/20/2019

Justin Trudeau says he does not know how many times he's worn blackface in his life Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday after a photo emerged of him wearing brownface during a school event in 2001. He said it ...
06:28, 09/20/2019

The argument for renewables is now 'pure economics': Milken Institute Michael Milken of the Milken Institute says the case for renewables is not just the environmental benefits, but also the lower costs. He says, for tw...
06:56, 09/20/2019

Unai Emery hails Arsenal youngsters Bukayo Saka, Emile Smith Rowe and Joe Willock after Frankfurt win Head coach Unai Emery praised the performances of his young players as Arsenal opened their Europa League campaign with a fine win at 10-man Eintrach...
06:56, 09/20/2019

Watford fans must be patient with Ismaila Sarr, insists Quique Sanchez Flores Quique Sanchez Flores has told Watford supporters they must be patient with club-record signing Ismaila Sarr as he continues to adapt to life in Engl...
06:56, 09/20/2019

Hector Bellerin and Kieran Tierney to play for Arsenal Under-23s vs Wolves Arsenal coach Unai Emery has revealed Kieran Tierney and Hector Bellerin will play for the Under-23 side on Friday as they continue their recovery fr...
06:56, 09/20/2019

Arsenal vs Aston Villa: Prediction, tickets, live stream, TV channel, team news - Premier League 2019-20 preview The air of optimism around the Emirates that accompanied Arsenal's summer transfer activity has begun to fade after a tumultuous start to the campaig...
06:56, 09/20/2019

Efficient hosts Japan relish tackling rugby's biggest tournament The kilometre-long queue outside the Kitakyushu Stadium on Monday afternoon told you all you needed to know about how Japan will embrace this World C...
06:56, 09/20/2019

Blackface has a long history in Canada — here’s a look While blackface minstrelsy is believed to have originated in the United States, it was also a popular form of entertainment in Canada in the 19th and...
06:56, 09/20/2019

There are 3 billion fewer wild birds than in 1970, study shows The bird population in the United States and Canada was probably around 10.1 billion nearly half a century ago and has fallen 29 per cent to about 7....
07:14, 09/20/2019

Mexico and Uruguay urge dialogue as Venezuela crisis deepens Mexico and Uruguay said on Thursday that negotiations were the only acceptable way to achieve a peaceful solution to the deepening political and huma...
07:14, 09/20/2019

New House bill includes no extra allowance for NASA, threatening 2024 Moon program NASA wants to go back to the Moon. That was true even before Donald Trump won the presidency, but a mandate by the administration to make a crewed Mo...
07:14, 09/20/2019

| Five killed in offensive on Rwandan warlord - DRC army A total of five people were killed in the offensive that eliminated a Rwandan Hutu rebel leader in DRC who was wanted by the International Criminal C...
07:14, 09/20/2019

Tulane Uses Fake Kneel Down To Set Up Miraculous Game-Winning Touchdown Against Houston Tulane-Houston was one of those college football match ups that, on paper, looked like its sole purpose was to serve more as gambling fodder than as ...
08:14, 09/20/2019

Reports: Mark Dantonio Ignored Warnings From Three Staffers When Recruiting Player Later Sent To Prison Former Michigan State staffer Curtis Blackwell said under oath that three football team staffers warned head coach Mark Dantonio about serious potent...
08:14, 09/20/2019

Zine El Abidine Ben Ali: The robber baron of Tunisia Dictator, human rights abuser and a friend of the West: Ben Ali ruled Tunisia for more than 20 years. And he became the first despot to be deposed in...
08:14, 09/20/2019

Belgian F-16 crew ejects, one dangles on power line until saved A Belgian F-16 pilot left dangling by parachute from power lines and his crewmate have survived a crash in western France. They had ejected when thei...
08:14, 09/20/2019

Black panther spotted prowling French rooftops A black panther that was seen roaming rooftops near the French city of Lille has been captured. The juvenile big cat appeared to have escaped from a ...
08:14, 09/20/2019

Saudi oil strike: Iran pursuing 'strategy of escalation' The Iranian government has denied any involvement in the drone attack against Saudi Arabia, but observers say that Tehran is trying to raise the stak...
08:14, 09/20/2019

Final 24 Hours Before The Sun Sets On Chandrayaan 2's Lander Vikram The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is racing against time as its attempts to establish contact with lander Vikram which lost contact with ...
08:14, 09/20/2019

"Pak Can Choose To Stoop Low, We Will Soar High": India Ahead Of UN Meet India will soar high if Pakistan "stoops low" by raising the Kashmir issue at a high-level UN General Assembly session next week, India's top envoy t...
08:14, 09/20/2019

Imran Khan Can't Accept That J&K Is Now On Road To Progress: Indian Envoy The prospect for a more prosperous Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh, following the abrogation of the Article 370 "cuts the ground under the feet of Paki...
08:14, 09/20/2019

Pakistan Violates Ceasefire Along LoC In Jammu And Kashmir's Poonch Pakistani troops violated ceasefire on Thursday night and resorted to firing and shelling along the Line of Control (LoC) in two sectors of Jammu and...
08:14, 09/20/2019

New Jersey pols apologize after using, defending anti-Semitic phrase Three politicians from New Jersey have apologized after they used and defended the phrase “Jew ’em down” in connection to a legal s...
08:14, 09/20/2019

| Celtic battle back to draw with Rennes in Europa League Ryan Christie scored a second-half penalty as Celtic kicked off their Europa League group-stage campaign with a battling draw away to French Cup hold...
08:42, 09/20/2019

Bob Dylan's new bootleg release to feature Johnny Cash sessions The latest release in Bob Dylan's bootleg series features Nashville session with Johnny Cash and comes Nov. 1, Rolling Stone reports.   &#...
08:42, 09/20/2019

Queen Elizabeth once served tea to a Buckingham Palace contractor One worker at Buckingham Palace found out first hand what it’s like to get the royal treatment. A builder who was refurbishing a desk at the le...
08:42, 09/20/2019

What to know about semen leakage Semen leakage can occur for many reasons. Some are normal, whereas others may require medical attention. Learn more about the causes and treatment op...
09:28, 09/20/2019

Does sugar cause inflammation in the body? Research has linked sugar with chronic inflammation and a range of health conditions. Learn how this happens, other foods that cause inflammation, an...
09:28, 09/20/2019

Young entrepreneurs in Palestine: Business without borders Wall, fences and checkpoints have become a way of life in the West Bank. But now innovative startups are overcoming borders and connecting people thr...
09:28, 09/20/2019

Even Anthony Rizzo's magic can't save these Cubs The unexpected return of the heart and soul of Chicago's lineup could have provided a needed spark. But the Cubs fell flat as their playoff hopes beg...
09:28, 09/20/2019

England name strong team for Tonga Rugby World Cup opener as George Ford and Owen Farrell both start Eddie Jones will unleash a powerful and experienced England team – perhaps the strongest available to him – for a "ferocious battle" in their Rugby W...
10:00, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 2-Exxon Mobil, Shell among groups picked to build 5 Pakistan LNG terminals Pakistan has selected groups that include Exxon Mobil Corp and Royal Dutch Shell to build five liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals as it aims to tr...
10:02, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 20 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 30 points lower at 7,327 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.6% ahead of cash ...
10:02, 09/20/2019

Explainer: Abe, Trump head for trade deal; auto tariffs a sticking point U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are expected to clinch a deal on farm tariffs and digital trade when they meet in ...
10:28, 09/20/2019

Exclusive: Venezuela opposition eyes U.N. asset protection as option to save Citgo Venezuela's opposition is preparing to seek an asset protection program from the United Nations to prevent creditors from seizing the country's crown...
10:28, 09/20/2019

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg meets Trump, seeks to mend fences in Washington Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg met with President Donald Trump on Thursday during a fence-mending visit to Washington where the chief executive faced agg...
10:28, 09/20/2019

How Romania's Enescu Festival unites a nation Described as a ray of light in a politically and socially torn country, the George Enescu Festival is also giving its first-ever guest performance in...
11:28, 09/20/2019

'Cleanup Time': Pro-China lawmaker targets Hong Kong's Lennon Walls A pro-Beijing lawmaker has called for a Clean Hong Kong Day on Saturday, urging supporters to pull down "Lennon Walls" of anti-government graffiti ac...
11:28, 09/20/2019

Hong Kong diners offered protest-inspired 'eyeball' mocktails and 'tear gas' eggs Pro-democracy protests that have roiled Hong Kong for more than three months are providing culinary inspiration for a restaurant that offers a themed...
11:28, 09/20/2019

The Fed's rate cut may hurt US retirement security. These countries offer more Lower interest rates could make it more difficult for retirees to earn income on their investments. A new ranking takes a look at which countries off...
11:29, 09/20/2019

Retirees are spending nearly $1,000 on this medical cost — and Medicare doesn't cover it About 2 out of 3 people on Medicare don't have any dental coverage at all, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. Here's what that mean...
11:29, 09/20/2019

AWS says servers secure following Malindo Air data breach Amazon Web Services says servers containing customer information belonging to the Malaysian airline are secured, following a breach that compromised ...
11:29, 09/20/2019

Google expands Wi-Fi and adds toll-free Google Assistant line in India Announcements from Google event in India include giving villages in India access to Wi-Fi connectivity for the first time and a chance to call Google...
11:29, 09/20/2019

Google Search to Add Support for 3 New Indian Languages by End of This Year Google Search is getting three new Indian languages. Google hasn't shared the names of the three new Indian languages, but these are likely to includ...
11:29, 09/20/2019

Lenovo K10 Plus to Launch in India on September 22, Specifications Revealed The Flipkart landing page confirms that the Lenovo K10 Plus will be launched in India on September 22. The phone will be launched at 12pm (noon) IST....
11:29, 09/20/2019

Twitter Tests Letting Users Hide Replies to Their Tweets Twitter has rolled out a test for its users in the US and Japan where they can now hide hurtful or irrelevant replies to their tweets and fuel more p...
11:29, 09/20/2019

Tucson youth football team mourns the loss of beloved cheerleader TUCSON – A 7-year-old girl has passed away after a two-vehicle crash Wednesday evening on the southwest side. Pima County Sheriff’s Depar...
11:29, 09/20/2019

The World Cup of Skydiving is coming to Arizona ELOY, Ariz. – People are falling from the sky in Eloy this October, world-class skydivers that is. The 2019 Fédération Aéronautique Internation...
11:29, 09/20/2019

The Warm-Up: The teenage saviours of the Europa League "Bukayo Saka and Mason Greenwood lit up an unloved competition last night. Plus: Loris Karius has been at it again and was Dimitar Berbatov actually ...
11:56, 09/20/2019

China's cuts new one-year lending benchmark rate marginally China cut its new one-year benchmark lending rate for the second month in a row on Friday, to 4.20%, as the central bank seeks to guide borrowing cos...
11:56, 09/20/2019

E-cigarette makers' push to raise legal age to 21 may not be all it seems Vaping manufacturers have recently begun supporting ‘Tobacco 21’ legislation but are they pushing lax regulation now to head off harsher regulation l...
11:56, 09/20/2019

Trudeau says he can't recall how many times he wore blackface makeup Footage emerges of third instance of Canadian prime minister in blackface, with one month to go before election• How will Justin Trudeau’s blackface ...
11:56, 09/20/2019

Hong Kong protests: tech war opens up with doxxing of protesters and police Campaigns to expose personal details of those on both sides of protests skyrocket, with nearly 1,000 cases being investigatedHong Kong has seen an un...
11:56, 09/20/2019

People v mosquitos: what to do about our biggest killer These tiny pests adapt so successfully to changing conditions that they have become humankind’s deadliest predator. We might soon be able to eradicat...
11:56, 09/20/2019

It’s no surprise that a woman was the first to swim the Channel four times | Alexandra Heminsley Sarah Thomas’s incredible feat points to a uniquely female resilience – and the healing capacity of wild swimmingOn Tuesday morning, 37-year-old Sara...
11:56, 09/20/2019

Emmys 2019: Game of Thrones leads the race but can it rule for the last time? A host-less ceremony pits the divisive final season of the awards juggernaut against fresher contendersThe divisive final season of Game of Thrones i...
11:56, 09/20/2019

Between Two Ferns: The Movie review – ramshackle cameo comedy Zach Galifianakis’s abrasive celebrity talkshow gets transformed into a featherweight, intermittently funny, full-length feature for NetflixThere are...
11:56, 09/20/2019

Zimbabwe union leader found alive after reported abduction Peter Magombeyi, who was overseeing a doctors’ strike, turns up confused and in painA doctor and labour activist in Zimbabwe whose reported abduction...
11:56, 09/20/2019

Indonesian president postpones plans to outlaw extramarital sex Apparent climbdown follows wave of anger and criticism over draconian draft lawsIndonesia’s president, Joko Widodo, has ordered his government to pos...
11:56, 09/20/2019

Climate crisis leaving 2 million people a week needing aid – Red Cross Charity warns of cost of doing nothing, saying contributions would need to hit $20bn a year Two million people a week need humanitarian aid today bec...
11:56, 09/20/2019

Which is the world’s hardest-working city? Tokyo may be the most ‘overworked’ city – but there are ways to measure how hard a city works other than simply totting up the overtimeIn July 2013, ...
11:56, 09/20/2019

Netflix will make a 'big increase' in buying UK content-CEO Netflix will make a "big increase" in its investment in British television production next year, taking advantage of the country's strong story-telli...
12:14, 09/20/2019

Saudi Aramco confident full output from Khurais to resume by end of Sept Saudi Aramco is confident full production will resume by the end of September from Khurais, one of two oil sites attacked about a week ago, a company...
12:14, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Google to invest 3 billion euros in European data centres Google will make an additional investment of 3 billion euros ($3.3 billion) over the next two years to expand its European data centres, Chief Execut...
12:14, 09/20/2019

McLaren Racing ready to be 'flexible and adaptable' to Brexit and other challenges, says CEO The chief of Britain's McLaren Racing told CNBC he's "confident" that the team will react to any changes that could come its way as the Bre...
12:14, 09/20/2019

Rugby World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch every match free online and from anywhere Excited? You should be...the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan has finally arrived and your next six weeks is going to be a rugby union-fuelled extravaga...
12:42, 09/20/2019

New Bowers & Wilkins headphones make videos sound just as good as your music Renowned audio brand Bowers & Wilkins has released four new wireless headphones, including over-ear and on-ear models, as well as in-ear neckbuds.Thr...
12:42, 09/20/2019

Shane Flanagan vows to restore reputation and coach in NRL again Banned ex-Sharks coach can return in 2020 as an assistant‘I look forward to returning to the coaching ranks’Former Cronulla mentor Shane Flanagan is ...
12:42, 09/20/2019

Report: Accuser tells NFL that WR Brown sent 'threatening' texts The female artist who leveled claims earlier this week that New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown made unwanted sexual advances before fir...
12:42, 09/20/2019

MLB notebook: Yanks' German faces domestic violence probe Major League Baseball announced Thursday that New York Yankees right-hander Domingo German was placed on administrative leave under the joint domesti...
12:42, 09/20/2019

How will Crystal Palace line up against Wolves? James McArthur set to return Crystal Palace's bright start to the season was brought firmly to a halt at Tottenham last weekend, but manager Roy Hodgson is never one to rip up hi...
12:42, 09/20/2019

How will Tottenham line up vs Leicester? Heung-min Son in line to start With a little over two days to recover from their draining Uefa Champions League trip to Olympiakos on Wednesday night, Mauricio Pochettino is likely...
12:42, 09/20/2019

Federal judge blocks California from enforcing tax return law aimed at Trump: report A federal judge on Thursday barred California from enforcing, at least for now, a new state law aimed at U.S. President Donald Trump that would requi...
12:42, 09/20/2019

Payment card thieves hack Click2Gov bill paying portals in 8 cities Enlarge (credit: Mighty Travels / Flickr) In 2017 and 2018, hackers compromised systems running the Click2Gov self-service bill-payment portal in d...
13:28, 09/20/2019

What happens if Thomas Cook goes bust? What do I do if my holiday is affected? Thomas Cook could fall into administration as early as this weekend if it does not find £200 million in extra funding as it attempts to prevent a col...
13:28, 09/20/2019

CBI Allowed To Probe Christian Michel In Tihar Jail In Chopper Scam Case A Delhi court on Friday allowed the CBI to interrogate Christian Michel, the alleged middleman in the AgustaWestland chopper scam, in Tihar Central J...
13:28, 09/20/2019

World Alzheimer's Day 2019: Know About Common Signs, Symptoms, Treatment Alzheimer's Day 2019: This World Alzheimer's Day, the focus is on stigma and how to break stereotypes and myths that surround the diagnosis of dement...
13:28, 09/20/2019

US and Canada have lost three billion birds since 1970 More than one in four birds have been lost across diverse groups and habitats, in what researchers describe as a ‘wake-up call’The US and Canada have...
13:28, 09/20/2019

New windfarms will not cost billpayers after subsidies hit record low Cost of supporting offshore turbines drops to less than market price for electricityThe UK’s next wave of offshore windfarms will generate clean elec...
13:28, 09/20/2019

After global protest, world leaders to present carbon reduction plans at U.N. summit World leaders are preparing to gather at the U.N. Climate Action Summit in New York City, where they are expected to discuss plans to drastically red...
13:28, 09/20/2019

Thomas Cook Needs $250 Million, Or 1.6 Lakh Tourists May Get Stranded Britain's Thomas Cook needs to find an extra 200 million pounds ($251 million) to satisfy its lenders or one of the world's oldest holiday company ri...
14:15, 09/20/2019

Pak Activist Gulalai Ismail Escapes To US, Seeks Political Asylum Pakistani rights activist Gulalai Ismail "escaped" authorities in Islamabad last month and has reached the US, where she has applied for political as...
14:15, 09/20/2019

One Dead, 5 Injured In Shooting On Streets Of Washington, D.C.: Police Washington DC Shooting: One person was killed and five others wounded on Thursday in a shooting on the streets of Washington, D.C., not far from the ...
14:15, 09/20/2019

No crowds as Apple's iPhone 11 hits stores in China Apple's latest iPhone 11 range hit stores in China on Friday, with short queues of die-hard fans contrasting with the hundreds who camped out ahead o...
14:15, 09/20/2019

Apple Arcade Is Mobile Gaming Without All The Bullshit Entering into the busiest video game season of the year, we didn’t exactly need Apple Arcade, nor did we really want it, given Apple’s mediocre stewa...
14:15, 09/20/2019

Check out these brilliant ‘Friends’ Easter eggs on Google for the show’s 25th anniversary Ahead of the 25th anniversary of the debut of NBC’s classic 90s sitcom Friends — broadcast way back on September 22, 1994 — we lear...
14:15, 09/20/2019

Crutchlow: Zarco would've struggled with Honda MotoGP bike too Cal Crutchlow reckons Johann Zarco would have struggled just as much, if not more, with Honda, should he have joined it instead of KTM for the 2019 M...
14:15, 09/20/2019

F1 outlines how ballast could work instead of engine grid penalties Formula 1's exploration of alternatives to grid penalties has led to an outline of how ballast could be used instead, but the idea has been questione...
14:15, 09/20/2019

Hamilton's Mercedes F1 team referred to stewards over fuel breach Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes team has been referred to the stewards at the Singapore Grand Prix after the Formula 1 team was alleged to have broken the ...
14:15, 09/20/2019

Singapore F1 practice: Verstappen top; Bottas, Leclerc hit trouble Red Bull driver Max Verstappen topped the opening Formula 1 free practice session for the Singapore Grand Prix, while Valtteri Bottas caused a red fl...
14:15, 09/20/2019

Racing Point's "big update" for Formula 1's Singapore GP explained Racing Point has brought the updates it had promised for the Singapore Grand Prix, most notably adding a brand new front wing to its RP19 Formula 1 c...
14:15, 09/20/2019

Husband misreads markings on wife's BLT with CHeese sandwich Robert Wilson Barnes bought a sandwich at a Jimmy John’s restaurant recently for himself and his s wife and just before they were about to dig in, he...
14:16, 09/20/2019

| Zimbabwe chiefs demand Mugabe be buried according to traditions As public wakes for late Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe have drawn to a close, traditional chiefs are demanding the body be buried according to spir...
14:16, 09/20/2019

Netflix will make a 'big increase' in buying UK content: CEO Netflix will make a "big increase" in its investment in British television production next year, taking advantage of the country's strong story-telli...
14:16, 09/20/2019

Donald Trump denies making 'troubling' promise to foreign leader that led to formal complaint from US spy President Donald Trump's alleged "promise" to a foreign leader deepened today with reports that the country at the centre of the mystery was Ukraine....
14:17, 09/20/2019

Concussion and boxing Terry Dooley examines what has for too long been an elephant in the room: the link between taking punches, concussions and failing mental health The...
14:42, 09/20/2019

On This Day: Muhammad Ali defeats Floyd Patterson again Nathan Fogg recounts the story of two heavyweight greats – Muhammad Ali and Floyd Patterson – meeting in the ring for a rematch on September 20, 1972...
14:42, 09/20/2019

Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders at greater risk of type 2 diabetes than whites at normal weights Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders at normal weight are about three times as likely as normal-weight white people to develop type 2 diabetes, according ...
14:42, 09/20/2019

Trump to host Australia's P.M. at state dinner Tables are being set with green and gold at the White House, where President Donald Trump will host Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison at a sta...
14:42, 09/20/2019

'Worse than Hurricane Harvey': At least 2 dead as Imelda overwhelms Texas with' incredibly dangerous' flooding First responders were overwhelmed by 911 calls for high water rescues as Tropical Depression Imelda drenched Winnie and Beaumont, Texas, with rain. ...
14:42, 09/20/2019

Europe's China telecoms gear ban will cost $3.5 billion -report Replacing Chinese telecoms equipment will cost about $3.5 billion or $7.17 per subscriber for European telecom operators, a report by industry resear...
15:00, 09/20/2019

My life in sex: ‘My partner’s lover visits our place once or twice a week’ The monogamous man in a three-way relationshipMy partner and I have been very much in love for about seven years. Early on, she told me about a man s...
15:00, 09/20/2019

Making carbon-neutral clothes out of algae: the designers taking on fast fashion – video The fashion industry is a fossil-fuel-guzzling operation as many of our clothes are made from petroleum-based textiles such as polyester. Even natura...
15:00, 09/20/2019

| WATCH | Curious visitors flock to Nazi design expo, but selfies banned A Dutch museum has banned visitors from taking photos at a controversial exhibition of designs from Hitler's Nazi regime to stop them being "interpre...
15:28, 09/20/2019

The New Hangout in Columbus? Distilleries One of the country’s fastest-growing cities has seen a surge in homegrown distilleries that are drawing customers with tasting rooms, restaurants and...
15:28, 09/20/2019

Netflix chief says 'The Crown' will look a bargain after streaming explosion The boss of Netflix says the looming arrival of Apple, Disney and NBC to the global streaming market will push content costs to levels that make its ...
15:28, 09/20/2019

Ralph Lauren launches Rachel Green Friends collection Twenty-five years ago, Rachel Karen Green burst into the Central Perk coffee house in a soaking wet, off-the-shoulder wedding dress, and Friends was ...
15:28, 09/20/2019

Antonio Brown sent ‘intimidating’ texts this week: second accuser The artist who accused Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown of sexually harassing her in his Pittsburgh home in 2017 claims he sent her harassing tex...
15:28, 09/20/2019

Luke Falk isn’t getting eased into Jets’ QB job Luke Falk realized the coincidence when he looked at his phone during the draft in 2018 and saw the Titans were calling him. Tennessee took him in th...
15:28, 09/20/2019

Robby Anderson won’t ‘hold’ breath waiting for call on Pats CB Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson expects to see plenty of Patriots All-Pro cornerback Stephon Gilmore on Sunday in New England. He also expects for ...
15:28, 09/20/2019

Giants CB DeAndre Baker focuses on challenging receivers DeAndre Baker insists his confidence has not been lacking, even if his coverage has been. The Giants’ rookie cornerback has taken his licks through t...
15:28, 09/20/2019

Arabic Readers in Israel Have to Hope the Border Guards Are Sloppy Books by famed Arab authors, and Arabic translations of writers like Orwell and Joyce, are scarce because of an Israeli ban on imports from Lebanon, ...
15:28, 09/20/2019

China Detains FedEx Pilot Amid Rising U.S.-China Tensions The seizure of the pilot, allegedly because air-gun pellets were found in his luggage, marks the latest difficulty for foreign travelers and companie...
15:28, 09/20/2019

PM Modi, Mongolian President Unveil Lord Buddha Statue Via Video Link Amid the chanting of Buddhist prayers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Mongolian President Khaltmaagiin Battulga today jointly unveiled a statue of ...
15:28, 09/20/2019

Most Powerful Person in the World Meets Donald Trump Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House on Thursday. And while Zuck didn’t bother to menti...
15:56, 09/20/2019

White House grants tariff exemptions on more than 400 Chinese products The exclusions, published ahead of trade talks next month, cover products ranging from plastic straws to coffee filters to electric skateboards. The ...
15:56, 09/20/2019

Bukayo Saka: Freddie Ljungberg bridging the communication gap between Arsenal youngsters and Unai Emery Bukayo Saka has hailed Freddie Ljungberg's work in helping Arsenal's youngsters acclimatise to first-team football after a youthful Gunners side earn...
15:57, 09/20/2019

Mauricio Pochettino: Tiredness no excuse for Tottenham in early Leicester City kick-off Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham must not use their lack of preparation time as an excuse before their lunchtime game at Leicester City on Saturday...
15:57, 09/20/2019

Report: Antonio Brown sends accuser 'threatening' text messages Antonio Brown reportedly sent 'intimidating and threatening' text messages to an artist that was recently featured in a Sports Illustrated report. &...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Report: Pirates' Felipe Vázquez could be deported if convicted of sex crimes Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez could be deported to his native Venezuela if convicted of sex crimes, ICE officials tell the Wall Street Jou...
16:14, 09/20/2019

New York Yankees clinch first AL East title since 2012 The New York Yankees beat the Los Angeles Angels 9-1 and wrapped up their first American League East title in seven years.     &...
16:14, 09/20/2019

WhatsApp Now Lets You Share Your Status Updates to Facebook Stories WhatsApp for Android version 2.19.258 and WhatsApp for iPhone version 2.19.92 both are getting the 'Share to Facebook Story' feature to let you share...
17:15, 09/20/2019

Australian regulator loses landmark pension fund court battle Australia's banking watchdog lost a landmark case on Friday after a court ruled it had not proved its case alleging wealth manager IOOF Holdings had ...
17:15, 09/20/2019