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"Word 'Cow' Shocks Many, It's Unfortunate," Says PM

"Some people" get a shock at hearing words like "cow" and "Om" and it is unfortunate, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today as he launched a disease prevention programme for livestock at M...

'Word 'Cow' Shocks Many, It's Unfortunate,' Says PM

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AOC tries to shift attention from ‘unfortunate’ Pelosi feud Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Friday tried to defuse her public spat with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, calling the craze her race remarks sparked “unfortunate.” Asked if she regrets saying that Pelosi was targeting freshman female reps of color, the B...
04:00, 07/13/2019

Japan's geisha and the unfortunate image of sex workers After years of training and decades of practice, geisha become highly skilled performers and entertainers. There is, however, still a common misconception among foreigners that geisha are synonymous with prostitutes....
16:17, 06/11/2019

Deaths of 160 Children Was "Extremely Unfortunate": Nitish Kumar An outbreak of AES has killed more than 160 children in the state since June 1, with a majority of the fatalities reported from Muzaffarpur district. Acute Encephalitis Syndrome refers to conditions......
12:51, 07/01/2019

Inside City Winery’s crushing relocation: ‘It’s unfortunate, but it’s life’ David Lecomte is the only professional winemaker currently crushing grapes commercially in Manhattan. And this summer was a particularly moving experience for the 47-year-old Frenchman. That’s because his place of business, City Winery on Varick Stre...
04:51, 08/15/2019

Without the book’s passionate relationships, The Goldfinch is just a series of unfortunate events The Goldfinch is a very pretty movie. That’s no shock, given the directing and cinematography team of John Crowley (Brooklyn) and Roger Deakins (a not-inconsiderable portion of the best-looking American films of the past 20 years). Aesthetics add new...
18:18, 09/12/2019

Chris Froome’s accident gives Team Ineos clarity in most unfortunate way Losing the four-times winner is a blow but it leaves Geraint Thomas as the team’s clear leader for the Tour de FranceTo seal the destiny of the 2019 Tour de France, the organisers have devised a final week with some of the toughest climbing ever seen...
20:00, 06/12/2019

Ex-coach Troussier hails Japan after 'unfortunate' Uruguay draw "Former Japan head coach Philippe Troussier praised the performance of the team at the Copa America after they were controversially denied a historic win over Uruguay due to a questionable VAR call."...
14:51, 06/21/2019

US Move Unfortunate, Says India As Trump Ends Preferential Trade Status India will "always uphold its national interest" in trade matters as "our people also aspire for better standards of living", the government today said in response to US President Donald Trump ending......
12:34, 06/01/2019

Joe Biden makes unfortunate ‘Freudian slip’ as he targets ‘Donald Hump’ It’s a line former vice president Joe Biden uses repeatedly on the campaign trail as he jabs at the man he hopes to replace in the White House, President Trump. But as the front-runner in the Democratic nomination race addressed thousands of party ac...
00:34, 09/08/2019

"Unfortunate": Urmila Matondkar On Leaked Letter Amid Mumbai Congress War Actress-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar, who unsuccessfully contested this year's national elections from Mumbai North seat as a Congress candidate, on Tuesday said the leak of her letter......
15:34, 07/09/2019

The AFCON Final Is Set Thanks To A Late Winner Off A Free Kick And One Unfortunate Goalkeeping Boner The Africa Cup of Nations is nearing the end of its summertime debut, with the final officially set to feature Algeria going up against Senegal. Both semifinal matches were played on Sunday, and both featured some wild finishes that will certainly le...
11:00, 07/15/2019

Ousmane Dembele injury is unfortunate, but Barcelona are mentally and physically fresh for Liverpool On the face of it, a defeat and an injury to an important player would appear anything but ideal preparation for a Champions League semi-final second leg....
11:00, 05/05/2019

People Are Demanding Justice for the Major Stranger Things Character Who Met an Unfortunate Fate Warning: This post contains spoilers for Stranger Things Season 3 Stranger Things Season 3 left one of its most disheartening plot developments for the very end: Chief Jim Hopper is dead, at least if you believe what you read in the Indianapolis Gaze...
13:51, 07/05/2019

'Trust me': Matthew Stafford, Matt Patricia explain unfortunate Lions timeout Patricia said he ordered offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell to call timeout before a would-be third-and-5 conversion late in the fourth quarter       ...
18:17, 09/09/2019

All I Know is What's on the Internet review: The shocks don't work How has our visual culture adapted to the digital age? All too well, according to this show at The Photographers' Gallery, London. Is the internet losing its ability to surprise?...
18:34, 04/28/2019

WTA roundup: Ferro shocks Cornet for first WTA win Fiona Ferro of France stunned her countrywoman, No. 3 seed Alize Cornet, to win her first WTA Tour title 6-1, 2-6, 6-1 at the Ladies Open Lausanne in Switzerland on Sunday....
23:00, 07/21/2019

Rep. Susan Brooks shocks GOP with retirement decision Rep. Susan Brooks has decided not to seek reelection in 2020, a stunning blow for House Republicans who had chosen her to lead recruitment in their attempt to claw back the majority.The Indiana Republican will leave after her fourth term in the Hous...
18:00, 06/14/2019

Ledecky illness shocks world championships Katie Ledecky's withdrawal from the 200 and 1,500 meters freestyle put a huge dampener on the third day of the world swimming championships in Gwangju with a major question mark now hanging over the unwell American for the rest of the meet....
09:51, 07/23/2019

From oil shocks to funding strains, Fed confronts new complexities The Federal Reserve will conclude its latest policy meeting on Wednesday buffeted by conflicting economic data, under steady pressure from the White House for steep interest rate cuts, and confronted as well with an unexpected jump in overnight borro...
10:00, 09/18/2019

Viral: Fish With Two Mouths Shocks The Internet A woman fishing in upstate New York made a one-of-a-kind catch when she reeled in a fish with two mouths. Debbie Geddes caught the strange-looking fish while she was out on Lake Champlain with her......
06:51, 08/22/2019

| Sensational upset as Ruiz shocks Joshua Anthony Joshua's bid to make a splash in his US debut ended in misery for the three belt heavyweight world champion with a stunning loss to underdog Andy Ruiz....
11:34, 06/02/2019

Energy Options Skews: Beyond Supply Shocks The U.S. shale oil revolution has given out-of-the-money put options a persistently negative skew over the past decade, overshadowing likely supply woes....
14:17, 05/01/2019

Sailor shocks family in the middle of Cracker Barrel This Navy dad went undercover as a waiter, but the look on his son's face made it clear he can't be fooled.        ...
20:51, 09/09/2019

Fish with ‘two mouths’ caught in upstate NY shocks anglers Debbie Geddes caught the unique fish while she was out on Lake Champlain with her husband. When a photo of the fish was uploaded to Facebook, it went viral....
01:17, 08/22/2019

NASCAR shocks gun industry as it appears to block some firearm ads NASCAR rejected advertisements for its souvenir programs from multiple firearms companies earlier this summer as part of what is being seen as a "gradual shift" in its position on guns....
12:34, 09/14/2019

Viral Pic Of Squirrel Biting Snake Shocks Internet A picture that has gone viral online shows a squirrel clutching a snake, reportedly before it devoured it "down to the last two inches." The role reversal has shocked the Internet, collecting hundreds......
12:51, 05/24/2019

Flight Attendant In Overhead Compartment Shocks Passengers A recent Southwest Airlines flight began on a strange note when passengers noticed something in the overhead compartment that didn't belong there - a flight attendant....
23:34, 07/31/2019

Nintendo shocks at E3 with surprise Zelda sequel announcement Nintendo showed off a sneak peek this year of an upcoming game — and not just its usual in the glut of “latest installments” in the Pokemon, Animal Crossing, and Mario franchises. No, we’re getting a sequel — an actual sequel — to Legend of Zelda: Br...
23:34, 06/11/2019

REFILE-Game of Thrones reaches its end, with one or two shocks left After eight seasons and 73 episodes, HBO's long-running smash "Game of Thrones" came to its conclusion on Sunday night, with one more shocking demise and an unlikely character named as king....
05:51, 05/20/2019

Report shocks, angers some of Ohio State doc’s 177 victims COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Victims of a now-dead Ohio State team doctor are reacting with shock, grief and anger at investigative findings that validated a heinous pattern of sexual abuse that many of them say they experienced as young men and then worked...
13:17, 05/18/2019

Strange knock on the door shocks military family This soldier gave his family such a huge shock at their new home in New Mexico, that we'll forgive the bad language.        ...
12:17, 08/30/2019

Netflix’s first Arabic original shocks viewers in Jordan AMMAN, Jordan — On a high school trip to Jordan’s ancient city of Petra, a group of teenagers sneak out at night to drink beer, smoke weed and gossip around a bonfire. A girl asks her frisky boyfriend to take things slow. By global Netflix standards,...
01:00, 06/21/2019

Photo of Migrants Shocks, but Congress Stalls on Border Aid A photo of a migrant father and his 23-month-old daughter appeared to crystallize the human tragedy at the border, and it was everywhere — on cable, the internet and on the Senate floor....
05:00, 06/27/2019

Iranian regime's repression of Christians ‘shocks the conscience’ A horribly familiar description of the Iranian regime’s persecution of Christians and other minorities emerged from a U.S. State Department report on religious freedom published Friday....
23:51, 06/25/2019

78th-ranked Dimitrov shocks Federer at US Open Grigor Dimitrov, ranked 78th in the world, took down third-seeded Roger Federer 3-6, 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 in the US Open quarterfinals before a stunned crowd at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Tuesday night....
09:17, 09/04/2019

Fed Readying Financial System for Climate-Change Shocks The central bank is ready to respond to climate-change related disruptions to the economy and is working to ensure banks’ resilience following unexpected weather events, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell told Congress....
01:34, 05/08/2019

World Hunger Is On the Rise and ‘Climate Shocks’ Are Partly to Blame, UN Says A staggering 2 billion people around the world don’t have enough nutritious food to eat, and climate shocks like drought, heat waves, and extreme rainfall have played a large role in their plight, according to a new United Nations (UN) report. At the...
20:34, 07/16/2019

'NCIS' Season 16 finale shocks fans with surprise cameo "NCIS" ended its sixteenth season on Tuesday night and a very special character made an unexpected cameo appearance in the episode's last few moments. ...
19:51, 05/22/2019

Serial-Killing Case Shocks Cyprus as Police Come In for Criticism The police were searching for more victims after a military officer confessed to seven killings, apparently targeting female immigrants and their children....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Masar finishes dead last in Princess of Wales’s Stakes on day of shocks Charlie Appleby’s horse fades on second start in 13 monthsAll seven favourites on Newmarket card beaten This first day of the July Festival here was one that the punters will want to forget, when the smart money found its way to the Pimm’s bar or the...
03:51, 07/12/2019

Baby girl born with 2 formed teeth shocks mom, doctors A first-time mom was shocked to discover that her newborn entered the world with two fully formed teeth, which she only discovered after she went to feed her for the first time....
23:17, 05/06/2019

Polish qualifier Linette shocks Giorgi for Bronx title "Polish qualifier Magda Linette rallied to upset Italy\u0027s Camila Giorgi 5-7 7-5 6-4 and claim her first career WTA title at the Bronx Open on Saturday."...
13:17, 08/25/2019

From Homecoming to The Good Fight: this year's Emmys snubs and shocks Game of Thrones is leading the pack but, as usual, a long list of worthy nominees failed to make this year’s nominationsOh, the cruelty of letting D’Arcy Carden announce the 2019 Emmy nominations. From relative obscurity, she’s undoubtedly had a barn...
20:51, 07/16/2019

These were the biggest shocks and most important moments last night on ‘Game of Thrones’ As the Game of Thrones endgame comes into focus, Sunday night’s fourth episode of the eighth and final season crystallized the stakes involved for all of the surviving characters and moved the myriad pieces into position for the coming “l...
21:17, 05/06/2019

Broadcom's $2 billion warning shocks global chip sector LONDON/BENGALURU - Broadcom Inc sent a shockwave through the global chipmaking industry on Friday with its forecast that U.S.-China trade tensions and the ban on doing business with Huawei Technologies would knock $2 billion off the company's sales ...
15:17, 06/14/2019

Kawhi Leonard shocks 76ers with nail-biting series clincher TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard hit a shot from the corner over Joel Embiid at the buzzer that bounced off the rim four times before falling to give the Toronto Raptors a 92-90 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday night in Game 7 of the Eastern Conf...
05:17, 05/13/2019

Pregnant woman's murder shocks Chicago but experts say such cases are rare There have been roughly 30 cases of fetal abduction – cases where a mother is killed and her baby is cut from her wombChicago authorities have filed charges in the shocking murder of a pregnant woman whose baby was cut from her womb. Experts say such...
10:51, 05/17/2019

Rwandan Gospel Singer Albert Nabonibo Shocks Country by Coming Out (KIGALI, Rwanda) — Friends of Albert Nabonibo, a well-known gospel singer in Rwanda who recently came out as a gay man, do not want their names revealed. It is too shameful, one says. Another says he is anguished because his family knows he oft...
14:51, 09/17/2019

U-Neck massage device: 'Electric shocks to the head in search of relaxation' A wraparound pulsing collar fit for our overstimulated pleasure centres? I would rather have a friend crack a pretend egg over my scalpIt is hard to say if this wraparound neck collar that heats up via a remote control was devised after a viewing of ...
14:00, 09/03/2019

Python Pops Out Of Pool Table In Middle Of Game, Shocks Players A group of friends enjoying a round of pool were recently left shocked by an unwanted player - a python. The carpet python made a surprise appearance by popping out of a corner pocket of the table in......
23:34, 07/29/2019

Stabbing of 17 Children Shocks Japan, Where Parents Trust Streets Are Safe Across the country, young students travel to school on their own every day. But a peaceful assumption was shattered by a rampage that killed a schoolgirl and a parent....
20:17, 05/28/2019

Canada: arrest of ex-head of intelligence shocks experts and alarms allies Police say charges of stealing covert information against Cameron Ortis pose ‘potential risk’ for US, UK, New Zealand and AustraliaCanada and its allies are scrambling to assess the damage inflicted by what experts believe could be the largest securi...
08:34, 09/17/2019

China's Money-Markets Strains Ease, but System Is Still Vulnerable to Shocks Signs of funding stress in China’s money markets have abated after the country’s financial regulators urged banks and brokerages to restore calm, but the recent disruptions show the financial system’s vulnerability to even small shocks....
13:34, 06/24/2019

'Keep Marysville white': racist remark by would-be councilor shocks Michigan city A question about diversity in a candidate’s forum produced a jaw-dropping response from first-time candidate Jean CramerFor the first hour of the election forum in Marysville, Michigan, on Thursday night the debate between the five candidates for a c...
21:17, 08/23/2019

Real Or Fake? Viral Video Of Raw Meat Jumping Off Plate Shocks Internet A video of a piece of raw meat 'crawling' off a table has shocked the Internet. The short clip has gone massively viral online, where many are now referring to the meat as "zombie chicken". However,......
23:34, 07/29/2019

Arrest in cold case murders of couple 43 years ago shocks Wisconsin town The cold case murders of a Wisconsin couple on a camping trip 43 years ago has led to the arrest through DNA of a friendly 82-year-old “helpful handyman,” according to a report....
17:51, 06/02/2019

Ninja shocks gaming world, leaves Twitch for Microsoft's Mixer Tyler Blevins, known mainly as Ninja, shocked the gaming world Thursday with his move to Mixer, a streaming competitor to Twitch, his former platform.       ...
07:34, 08/02/2019

Amanda Anisimova shocks Halep to reach French Open semi-final • Anisimova stuns defending champion in straight sets 6-2, 6-4• Seventeen-year-old will meet Barty for a place in the finalThe defending champion, Simona Halep, is out of the French Open, beaten soundly in straight sets on Thursday by Amanda Anisimov...
14:51, 06/06/2019

American Sofia Kenin, 20, shocks Serena Williams in third round of French Open Serena Williams lost in stunning fashion Saturday in the third round of the French Open against 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin, falling in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5.        ...
04:17, 06/02/2019

Venice film festival 2019 roundup: shocks, horrors and dark jokers The usual social media controversies may have overshadowed the actual buzz, but this year’s programme still held many surprisesEuropean politics isn’t predictable, so why should the film festival circuit be? This time last year, Venice pulled out a c...
23:34, 09/07/2019

Foreign investors hope India dials back policy shocks after Modi win Foreign companies in India have welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's election victory for the political stability it brings, but now they need to see him soften a protectionist stance adopted in the past year....
12:34, 05/24/2019

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Day of shocks as holders Cameroon and hosts Egypt both fall The holders and the hosts are both out as Nigeria and South Africa pulled off big wins. Odion Ighalo was the star for Nigeria, who came from behind to beat Cameroon, while a late Thembinkosi Lorch stunned Egypt in Cairo....
01:34, 07/07/2019

WRAPUP 4-Australia cuts rates as global cbanks move to head off trade shocks Australia's central bank cut rates to a record low on Tuesday and signalled willingness to go further as a worsening Sino-U.S. trade war raises recession risks for the world economy, pushing policymakers into what could be a global monetary easing cy...
13:00, 06/04/2019

Accused Terrorist Shocks New Zealand Courtroom With Not Guilty Plea For 51 Murders Livestreamed on Facebook The white supremacist accused of killing 51 people and livestreaming the carnage on Facebook has pleaded not guilty in a Christchurch, New Zealand court today. The courtroom was filled with friends and family of the victims who reacted with gasps as ...
12:34, 06/14/2019

Stan Wawrinka shocks Novak Djokovic to advance to US Open quarterfinals after world No. 1 retires In an era where men's tennis has been dominated by the "Big 3" of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka can at times be a forgotten man....
11:34, 09/02/2019

'Verbage' Is Not a Word If you’ve ever had to pause to ask yourself, “Hmm, which word is correct here... verbiage or verbage,” I’ve got the perfect mnemonic device for you: Verbage is garbage....
00:17, 08/30/2019

Universal's Volcano Bay water park briefly closes after visitors report electric shocks Universal Studios' Volcano Bay water park at closed early on Sunday due to a technical issue that left guests complaining about electric shocks.        ...
03:51, 06/05/2019

Dereck Chisora's furious rant at Eddie Hearn shocks boxing fans as feed cuts off Del Boy told the promoter he would ‘pull out of the f***ing show’ if his fight with Joseph Parker was not top bill, forcing Sky Sports to cut the feed...
11:17, 09/14/2019

WWE Money in the Bank results: Bayley wins and cashes in, Lesnar shocks with return and captures briefcase After being out of sight since losing the Universal championship at WrestleMania, Brock Lesnar made a surprise return and became Mr. Money in the Bank....
06:17, 05/20/2019

WWE Money in the Bank results: Bayley wins and cashes in; Lesnar shocks with return and captures briefcase After being out of sight since losing the Universal championship at WrestleMania, Brock Lesnar made a surprise return and became Mr. Money in the Bank....
08:00, 05/20/2019

You're Probably Using the Word 'Comprise' Wrong After I lovingly explained the difference between “who” and “whom,” one dear reader caught onto the fact that I’ve been on a one-woman crusade to purify our world of all your terrible grammar. The person I know only as “Fabian Knockwurst” came to me ...
20:51, 08/28/2019

The Meaning Of The Word "Hentai" “Hentai is brilliant,” reads the title of a recent Guardian article about a British game show contestant who won a round with the word “hentai.” But what does hentai actually mean and how has that meaning changed? Let’s dive into the word’s etymology...
12:34, 07/10/2019

A Word or Two About That Gold "Rout" Most speculators had an unfavorable outlook for gold in August. Yet, EWI's Chief Market Analyst said "gold is in the late stage of its decline." The very next day, gold hit a low and its price began a steady march upward. Learn how the precious metal...
15:51, 05/01/2019

Say the Magic Word: The Origins of Abracadabra Magic words are often used by magicians whilst performing magic tricks on stage. One of the most common of these incantations is ‘Abracadabra’. Although this word is known to many, it is likely that fewer people are aware of its origins. Apart from ‘...
04:51, 05/08/2019

Last word of man executed in Alabama was ‘amen’ A man convicted of murder for helping his pal kill four people in 1997 was executed in Alabama Thursday night and uttered the last word “amen” before his death. Michael Brandon Samra, 41, was pronounced dead at 7:30 p.m., following his le...
13:51, 05/17/2019

Trump wants ‘apology,’ not ‘another word’ about Mueller President Trump responded to special counsel Robert Mueller’s statement about his Russia collusion report by demanding an “apology,” claiming that Americans have heard enough about the probe....
18:34, 05/29/2019

Microsoft Word uses AI to improve your writing Microsoft is about to challenge Grammarly (not to mention Google) on its home turf. The company is developing an Ideas feature for Word's online version that uses AI to suggest grammar changes, among other assists. In addition to catching basi...
21:17, 05/06/2019

"Would Say It Again": US Woman Caught Using N-Word At Restaurant Nancy Goodman, 71, told WRAL-TV that her anxiety, and the behavior of the other woman and her friend, made her lose her composure. Goodman said the women, who were also eating at a Bonefish Grill in......
04:17, 07/26/2019

Why is everyone suddenly using the C-word? | Stan Carey From viral videos about Tommy Robinson to Game of Thrones, there are signs the taboo is lessening – for someA journalist from Canada recently shared a video on Twitter in which she asked people in Manchester their opinion of Tommy Robinson (real name...
16:51, 05/21/2019

Porsche Wants To Destroy The Word "Turbo" And I'm Not Fucking Okay With That As you likely know, Porsche is just about ready to officially announce their all-new, all-electric sports sedan, the Taycan. It looks to be extremely fast and impressive and is likely to be the first real Tesla-fighter out there. You may have also he...
03:17, 08/24/2019

The 3-letter word that's missing from the showdown with Iran AP Photo/ISNA The US is in the middle of a showdown with Iran, stoked by incidents in the Persian Gulf and a protracted dispute over the 2015 nuclear deal. But behind the present round of tensions is the US's long-running desire to the control the m...
03:34, 07/12/2019

A Word With: Do Women Have Superpowers? Gugu Mbatha-Raw Says Yes She talks about her unlikely abilities in “Fast Color” and her coming projects, including Apple’s “The Morning Show” and Netflix’s “Dark Crystal” prequel....
16:34, 05/10/2019

From anemoia to zagreb: how 'fictionaries' are liberating the word Everyone from Flaubert to the Moomins have had fun with creating words – we should all challenge our lethologica and start doing the same, says Eley WilliamsSondern. the realisation that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as y...
10:51, 05/27/2019

Can't Call Someone Terrorist Just For Using Word "Jihad": Court A person cannot be branded as a terrorist merely for using the word "jihad", a Maharashtra court observed while acquitting three accused of terror charges....
15:51, 06/19/2019

Dow surges on word of pending meeting between Trump and Xi The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained more than 350 points after President Trump said he would meet with Chinese leader Xi Jinping next week at the G-20 summit....
04:51, 06/19/2019

"He Kept His Word": PM Modi On Gujarat Man's "Cycle Journey" Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that he was "deeply impressed" by humility and passion of a man from Gujarat who cycled from Amreli to Delhi to celebrate BJP's massive win in the national......
14:34, 07/03/2019

Young Women Are Reclaiming The Word ‘Egirl’ Jayden “YourPrincess” Diaz is haunted by the term “egirl.” A League of Legends streamer competing among the top two percent of players, Diaz hasn’t been able to escape it for years—every day in Twitch chat, in League of Legends games and across soci...
23:00, 07/26/2019

Great, Now the President is Tossing the Word 'Treason' Around Again By now, we’re all familiar with the usual timeline of a Donald Trump tweet: pundit says something inflammatory on Fox News, Trump watches it on TV, then tweets about it a few hours later. This is almost a given for propaganda coming out of Fox, but o...
00:34, 05/28/2019

Trump’s Challenge: Can His Word on Iran Be Trusted? The president’s tweets, tirades and untruths could undercut the credibility of whatever case he makes about responding to the attacks on Saudi oil fields....
03:34, 09/18/2019

‘Stranger Things 3’ is streaming now, and word is it’s the best season yet 21 months after Stranger Things 2 debuted on Netflix, the thrilling series has returned for a third season of nostalgia-driven horror. Stranger Things 3 once again takes place in Hawkins, Indiana, but it’s now the summer of 1985, and a new mall...
17:51, 07/04/2019

How to record vocals for music and spoken word Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. There are different schools of thought when it comes to getting your vocals perfect for any project. The easiest...
06:00, 07/23/2019

NXT TakeOver: Cole gets final word against Gargano Adam Cole and Johnny Gargano closed out their rivalry Saturday with a destructive showcase that ended with both men crashing from the top of a cage through a table....
11:01, 08/11/2019

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood – Tarantino's last word? Discuss with spoilers This vibrant riff on Tinseltown toys with myths, lost stars and timelines to spin an engaging yarn. What more do you want?This article contains spoilers about Once Upon a Time in HollywoodQuentin Tarantino, the ur-Gen X movie geek director, has, for ...
23:51, 08/14/2019

Don't call me cute: a debate on the four letter word On the surface, it's an innocuous four-letter word. But cute is a surprisingly loaded term. Here, two writers (and friends) take on the gender politics of being adorable...
09:00, 08/08/2019

Repeat after me: vagina is not a dirty word | Nicola Heath Our collective reluctance to say ‘vagina’ shrouds women’s bodies – and their sexuality – in shameWhen Dr Jen Gunter, a US-based gynaecologist, and her publisher, Kensington Books, sought to promote her new book on Twitter, they ran into trouble. The ...
09:00, 09/16/2019

Medical professionals of both genders link the word 'career' with men (Reuters Health) - Researchers who examined implicit and explicit gender biases in the U.S. medical community found that professionals of both genders are more likely to associate the word "career" with men and the word "family" with women....
23:00, 08/08/2019

Don’t Believe a Word by David Shariatmadari review – the truth about language A myth-busting account of how languages emerge, change, and influence the way we thinkAs a boy, David Shariatmadari would sit in the hallway and listen to his Iranian father speaking Farsi on the phone to his family in Tehran. It was an early introdu...
00:34, 08/11/2019

Google Docs now shows word count as you type (thank god) I dig Google Docs a lot. It’s free, lightweight, great for teamwork, and directly available in any browser. There’s still one thing I passionately despise about it, though: it has the crappiest word count UI of all time. But fortunately, things are a...
18:51, 09/10/2019

Google Docs now displays the word count as you type One of the most frustrating things about Google Docs is having to manually access the menu every time you need to check if you've finally hit that essay's elusive word count. The tech giant is finally fixing that by giving you the ability t...
10:34, 09/10/2019

Microsoft Word smashes billion installs on Android Microsoft Word has been downloaded and installed more than one billion times on Google Play, joining a very small club of non-Google or Facebook-owned apps that have hit that target. What makes this feat even more incredible is that Google Docs ...
21:51, 07/15/2019

All the Times Donald Trump Tweeted the Word ‘Infested’ On Saturday, Donald Trump woke up rage-tweeting about Rep. Elijah Cummings’ district, which includes most of Baltimore, describing the city as “rat and rodent infested.” Although I first thought the remark was a compliment because the Yelp reviews fo...
21:34, 07/30/2019

All the Times Donald Trump Tweeted the Word 'Infested' On Saturday, Donald Trump woke up rage-tweeting about Rep. Elijah Cummings’ district, which includes most of Baltimore, describing the city as “rat and rodent infested.” Although I first thought the remark was a compliment because the Yelp reviews fo...
05:00, 07/30/2019

Socialism used to be a dirty word. Is America now ready to embrace it? In the fourth part of our series we examine how voters’ feelings on socialism have shifted. Half of Americans under 40 say they would prefer to live in a socialist countryIn his 1998 film, Bulworth, Warren Beatty played a Democratic senator who goes ...
19:34, 09/06/2019

Medical professionals of both genders link the word "career" with men (Reuters Health) - Researchers who examined implicit and explicit gender biases in the U.S. medical community found that professionals of both genders are more likely to associate the word "career" with men and the word "family" with women....
09:34, 08/07/2019

Pell’s appeal pitted word of former choirboy against priest Cardinal George Pell’s appeal against his convictions for child molestation was largely a question of whom the jury should have believed, his accuser or a senior priest whose church role was likened to Pell’s bodyguard...
07:34, 08/20/2019

Zuckerberg’s word use suggests Facebook is selling ‘experiences’ and not ‘ads’ Facebook’s been through a tumultuous period, to put it mildly. From the disruption of global democracy due to the misuse of personal data, to unfavored algorithmic changes resulting in especially gen z fleeing the platform for alternatives like Snapc...
21:00, 07/25/2019

Red hot Galaxy S10e version is also in the works, but there's still no word on a US release If you're excited to see Samsung further expanding the chromatic diversity of the Galaxy S10 lineup but don't expect to be able to afford the two larger models in a snazzy new "Cardinal Red" flavor, serial leaker Roland Quandt has some great news to ...
20:51, 06/03/2019

Stephen Colbert: 'Trump has never read one word of the Bible' Late-night hosts discussed William Barr’s no-show and the president’s fumbled attempt to quote from the BibleLate-night hosts continued to discuss William Barr, despite him not showing up to testify to the House judiciary committee. Continue reading....
19:00, 05/03/2019

Trump Is Obsessed With the 'I-Word'—and No, the 'I' Doesn't Stand for Idiot President Trump knows that the Democrats are split on whether or not to start impeachment proceedings, and while he’s reportedly convinced he won’t be impeached because, in his words, he’s done nothing wrong, that hasn’t stopped him from becoming fix...
00:17, 06/13/2019

Word whiz kids compete for $50,000 prize in U.S. spelling bee Nearly 500 word wizards were still in contention on Wednesday as the Scripps National Spelling Bee entered its second day, as the best young spellers strive for the top cash prize of $50,000....
12:51, 05/29/2019

Chara to be checked in Boston, no word on Cup Game 5 status BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy says Zdeno Chara will be checked out in Boston to see whether he will be able to play in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final. Chara took a deflected puck off his face in the second period of Game 4 ...
19:34, 06/04/2019

In Lucifer's “Expire Erect,” the celestial word of the day is “closure” They’re quite common these days, but you’ve still got to appreciate a good in medias res when you see one. In its initial context, this episode’s opening scene plays like a fever dream, like a funhouse mirror in corporeal form. Lucifer’s shallow brea...
10:34, 05/11/2019

San Francisco Democrat under fire for use of N-word in committee meeting A civil rights attorney, local Democratic Party official and former San Francisco city supervisor is in hot water after repeatedly using the N-word during a public meeting last month. Angela Alioto has apologized but is facing calls for her removal f...
07:51, 05/10/2019

Word whiz kids tap memory tricks at U.S. spelling bee Spelling savants traced letters onto their palms or gazed at the ceiling on Wednesday while racking their brains in hopes of advancing to the next level of the Scripps National Spelling Bee....
23:00, 05/29/2019

Word whiz kids tap memory tricks at Spelling Bee Spelling savants traced letters onto their palms or gazed at the ceiling on Wednesday while racking their brains in hopes of advancing to the next level of the Scripps National Spelling Bee....
05:17, 05/30/2019

The Word "Hindu" Is Not Indian, Claims Kamal Haasan Facing severe backlash over his recent Hindu extremist remarks, Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder Kamal Haasan Friday claimed that the very term ''Hindu'' was not a native description, but only a......
05:17, 05/18/2019

Rugby roundup: Bath have last word at Leicester on day of thrillers • Bath clinch sixth with 32-31 comeback win at Welford Road• Sale edge past Gloucester 46-41 in 13-try feastRhys Priestland’s dramatic late conversion completed a stirring comeback for Bath, who clinched sixth place in the Premiership with a thrillin...
23:17, 05/18/2019

Red Galaxy S10e version goes official, but there's still no word on US release Almost one month after the Cardinal Red Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10+ were introduced, UK carrier EE has announced that it’ll now be exclusively selling the two flagships alongside a previous unannounced Cardinal Red version of the Galaxy S10e.The new v...
14:34, 07/02/2019

Gotta Be Bold: The Bachelorette Has a New Favorite Word and No One Can Stop Saying It Hannah Brown really wants her men to be bold. What does bold mean, exactly? A lot of different things, according to tonight's episode of The Bachelorette, during which that word was......
13:34, 05/21/2019

Trump says impeachment is 'dirty, filthy, disgusting word' U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday scornfully rejected 'disgusting' talk among Democrats about launching an impeachment inquiry against him in the aftermath of the Russia probe, saying he did nothing to merit such an outcome....
05:51, 05/31/2019

How to say the 'R-word': bank executives grapple with recession talk Executives at the largest U.S. banks are grappling with how to best talk about the slowing economy and its impact on their businesses as they enter earnings season, people familiar with their......
18:17, 04/28/2019

Chrissy Teigen's Son Miles Said His First Word And It's Even Cuter Than We Could Have Imagined Chrissy Teigen and John Legend's son Miles Stephens is proving to be one positive little kid. The Cravings author shared the most adorable video of Miles, 13 months, saying......
18:00, 06/21/2019

Surprise! R-rated comedy 'Good Boys' shocks the box office, hits No. 1 with $21M Even with a R-rating, the tween comedy 'Good Boys' pushed 'Furious' spinoff 'Hobbs & Shaw' to second place and beat out 'The Angry Birds Movie 2.'        ...
00:17, 08/19/2019

Joint Chiefs of Staff chair on Afghanistan: 'Not using the 'withdraw' word right now' Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said Wednesday it’s too early to talk about a full withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan....
00:51, 08/29/2019

Donald Trump Says Impeachment Is "Dirty, Filthy, Disgusting Word" US President Donald Trump on Thursday scornfully rejected 'disgusting' talk among Democrats about launching an impeachment inquiry against him in the aftermath of the Russia probe, saying he did......
21:00, 05/30/2019

Tenured New Jersey teacher accused of calling students the n-word A New Jersey school district is fighting to fire a tenured teacher accused of calling students the n-word in class, according to a report. Bruce Bassetti was teaching seventh-grade science at Penns Grove Middle School in February when he allegedly fl...
18:00, 05/13/2019

Socialism used to be a dirty word. Is America now ready to embrace the ideology? Voters’ feelings on socialism have shifted with half of those under 40 saying they would prefer to live in a socialist countryIn his 1998 film, Bulworth, Warren Beatty played a Democratic senator who goes rogue, embarking on a truth-telling binge in ...
14:51, 09/06/2019

Maryland County Apologizes After White Cop Uses N-Word While Questioning Black Men Montgomery County police have released body camera footage of a police officer using the N-word while questioning black man over the report of a trespassing, according to the Baltimore Sun....
08:51, 05/12/2019

Kylie Jenner Calls Stormi Webster "So Smart" for Saying This Big Word Kylie Jenner can't help but gush over her baby girl, Stormi Webster. On Tuesday night, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and her 18-month-old daughter supported Travis Scott at......
00:17, 08/29/2019

Meryl Streep on the Panama Papers: ‘People died to get the word out’ Ahead of the Venice premiere of The Laundromat, actor pays tribute to murdered journalist Daphne Caruana GaliziaMeryl Streep, the star of The Laundromat, Steven Soderbergh’s irreverent comedy about Mossack Fonseca, the law firm that masterminded offs...
04:17, 09/02/2019

"The I Word": Amid Donald Trump's Impeachment Talks, Know How It Works The push among Democrats in the US Congress to impeach US President Donald Trump for obstruction of justice is gaining strength. While holding off pressure from party legislators to begin the process......
06:34, 05/23/2019

Cruise goers recount word of Alaska plane crash Passengers on the Royal Princess cruise ship say the mood was somber after hearing word of the collision of two float planes that killed six people, including five passengers from the ship. They spoke when the ship docked in Juneau, Alaska. (May 15) ...
23:17, 05/15/2019

I Broke The Official Jeremy Renner App By Posting The Word "Porno" On It The Butterfly Effect is the idea that a solitary flap of a butterfly’s wings will eventually result in a hurricane halfway across the globe. In the interests of moving forward as a society, and because I don’t think I’ve seen a butterfly in, like, fo...
19:00, 09/03/2019

North Korea has been testing ballistic missiles. So why won’t Trump use the B word? Washington and Seoul seem determined to downplay Pyongyang’s missile tests, calling them “short-range” rather than “ballistic.” The distinction is important....
13:17, 05/24/2019

Professor who quoted James Baldwin's use of N-word cleared by university Poet Laurie Sheck was investigated for her use of the racial slur, but the New School has now dismissed concernsLaurie Sheck, the poet and professor who was investigated by her university for quoting James Baldwin’s use of the N-word in a graduate cl...
20:34, 08/19/2019

Trump blasts Democratic debate in one-word tweet: ‘BORING!’ President Trump sent his first tweet a little more than half an hour into the Democratic presidential primary debate on Wednesday, and made clear what he thought of the proceeding. “BORING!” Trump tweeted at 9:35 p.m. as Democratic hopefuls — includi...
05:17, 06/27/2019

White professor investigated for quoting James Baldwin's use of N-word Laurie Sheck, who teaches at the New School, says inquiry followed a complaint that she had discussed Baldwin’s use of the slurThe Pulitzer-nominated poet Laurie Sheck, a professor at the New School in New York City, is being investigated by the univ...
22:51, 08/15/2019

White Assistant Principal Admits to Saying the N-Word to a Black Student but Not In a Bad Way A Texas high school assistant principal is disputing claims that he told a student to “turn off that nigger music,” insisting instead that he used the offensive racial slur in a different way than the students have alleged....
20:51, 05/07/2019

San Francisco Democrat under fire for repeated use of N-word during committee meeting A civil rights attorney, local Democratic Party official and former San Francisco city supervisor is in hot water after repeatedly using the N-word during a public meeting last month....
23:17, 05/09/2019

Mo Farah stands 'by every word I said’ in furious row with Haile Gebrselassie – video Sir Mo Farah has expressed his regret for sparking a furious row with Haile Gebrselassie which overshadowed the build-up to the London marathon, but insists he was telling the truth about a robbery at the Ethiopian legend’s hotel.In response to Farah...
21:17, 05/01/2019

Simmons backflips, withdraws from Australia's Word Cup squad Ben Simmons' new contract extension with the Philadelphia 76ers came with bad news for Australian basketball fans _ he won't play for the Boomers at the World Cup.       ...
18:34, 07/17/2019

How Ocasio-Cortez's "Squad" Turned Into Most Polarising Word Of The Year The four congresswomen-elect, in Washington for the November 2018 new-member orientation, had gathered for an interview about the history they had made. There simply had not been people like them in......
06:51, 07/28/2019

Let's All Agree to Stop Abusing the Word 'Coupe' and Start Using 'Fastback' I’ve lamented before about how carmakers have been treating the word “coupe” like it was some meaningless but spicy term they could just slap on anything they wanted to feel “sportier,” but now I’m ready to take action. I’m officially issuing a forma...
19:51, 05/06/2019

No word from Puerto Rico governor as impeachment process begins Puerto Ricans waited for a promised announcement from their Governor Ricardo Rosselló on Wednesday as the island's legislature began an impeachment process against him amid mass protests calling for his resignation over leaked chat messages....
05:17, 07/25/2019

Conservative Shitheads Race to Defend Teen's Right to Say the N-Word and Still Go to Harvard Kyle Kashuv, the Parkland shooting survivor turned right-wing, pro-gun activist, tweeted on Monday that Harvard University rescinded his admission after it widely was reported that he used racial slurs in private messages with friends earlier in his ...
00:00, 06/18/2019

Boeing Sued By Man Claiming Co-Workers Used N-Word, Put Noose At His Desk An African American employee at Boeing's Charleston, South Carolina, plant has alleged that he was a "victim to targeted racial harassment of an intentionally extreme and outrageous nature," according......
06:00, 06/18/2019

CNN Host Chris Cuomo Wanted All the Smoke, But C’mon Son, ‘Fredo’ Ain’t the N-Word CNN host Chris Cuomo is with the shits on his show. He never backs down from a fuss fight no matter which white person he has on his show spouting nonsense to try and make Donald Trump’s racist policies sound less racist....
03:17, 08/14/2019

ProBeat: Has Google’s word error rate progress stalled? If Google hit a wall in 2017 with cloud-powered speech recognition, it makes sense to shift resources to improving offline, on-device speech recognition.Read More...
20:17, 05/10/2019

There's an old word for Trump's brand of nationalism: 'hatriotism' | Samuel G Freedman The term perfectly describes people who cloak toxic intolerance in patriotism. Let’s bring it backSeveral weeks ago, as President Trump used the pretext of patriotism to unleash a nativist assault on four Democratic women of color in Congress, I was ...
02:34, 08/08/2019

Billy Ray Cyrus couldn't say this one word in Lil Nas X 'Old Town Road' remix Country singer Billy Ray Cyrus revealed the one word they wouldn't let him include in his popular "Old Town Road" remix with Lil Nas X that has been on the Billboard charts for a record number of weeks at No. 1....
00:00, 08/08/2019

Suicide bombing hits eastern Kabul; no word on casualties KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Police say a suicide bomber has struck east of the capital Kabul, the second such attack in as many days. There is no immediate word on casualties. Police official Jan Aga says it’s too early to identify the target of ...
11:17, 05/31/2019

Australia says no word yet on student reported detained in North Korea Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday Canberra has yet to establish the whereabouts of an Australian man missing in North Korea for several days.The family of Alek Sigley said on Thursday they had not heard from the 29-year-old univ...
07:00, 06/28/2019

Writing: Making Your Mark reveals the power of the written word Is a written culture necessary to make a better culture or better citizens? A smart, satisfyingly deep exhibition at the British Library leaves us wondering...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Motor racing: Hamilton wants a word with Leclerc about Monza squeeze Lewis Hamilton plans to have a private word with Ferrari's Charles Leclerc after being squeezed off the track by the Italian Grand Prix winner on Sunday....
22:34, 09/08/2019

Is a construction company right in suing a cafe over the word cat? | Gene Marks Caterpillar has filed a cease and desist order against California’s Cat & Cloud Coffee for using the word on its apparel – but the coffee shop is fighting backI’ve always wondered about a small dry-cleaning business in South Philadelphia. I must have...
14:34, 06/02/2019

A Word With: Letitia Wright on ‘Avengers: Endgame’ and Not Singing With Rihanna The actress, who played Princess Shuri in “Black Panther” and the “Avengers” movies, knows how to keep a secret. She didn’t say a word about “Guava Island.”...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Amazon considered letting Alexa listen to you without a wake word A patent made public today and filed by Amazon would allow the company's voice assistant Alexa to start recording audio before users say a "wake word." According to the patent, it would allow users to more naturally communicate with their device...
01:00, 05/24/2019

Game of Thrones' 'sicansíos': not the first word to be lost in translation | David Shariatmadari There’s a long history of phrases being garbled as they cross from one language to another – and some of them stickGame of Thrones is known for its linguistic inventiveness. The TV adaptation of George RR Martin’s fantasy cycle has gone way further t...
14:51, 05/13/2019

Oxford Dictionary Steps In As Rahul Gandhi Slams PM Modi With "New Word" The Oxford Dictionary inserted itself into a political debate in India today after Congress chief Rahul Gandhi claimed that the there was a new word in the English language "Modilie", targeting Prime......
20:34, 05/16/2019

Walter Mosley quit 'Star Trek: Discovery' over N-word backlash Writer Walter Mosley quit “Star Trek: Discovery” in disgust after getting a formal complaint about him using the N-word in the writer’s room, according to new reports....
02:34, 09/09/2019

Maryland police department investigating officer caught on video using the n-word The Montgomery County, Maryland, Department of Police says it is investigating a white female officer after she was recorded on Instagram Live and on her own body camera using the n-word while talking with a group of black men....
16:17, 05/12/2019

Ohio State University, home of Buckeyes, applies to trademark the word 'the' College was originally known as The Ohio State UniversityMove likely to be related to school’s popular football teamOhio State University wants to trademark the word “the” when used as part of the school’s name on university merchandise. The Columbus...
22:17, 08/14/2019

The Saturday Profile: Hashim Aslami Has Just One Word for Afghan Farmers: Saffron For two decades, he preached the virtues of the spice as an alternative to traditional crops and opium poppies. Today, it is a rare success story for his country....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Jada Pinkett Smith: 'the word "wife": it's a golden cage, swallow the key' She put her film career on hold and let husband Will Smith become a megastar. Now Jada Pinkett Smith’s candid chat show is opening up truthful conversations around kitchen tables everywhereImagine the scene. You’re a middle-aged woman, sitting around...
09:34, 08/18/2019

New Twitter Label Will Flag Violating Tweets From Trump, Other Word Leaders (Bloomberg) — U.S. President Donald Trump walks a fine line on Twitter, routinely posting comments that might get a lesser-known person suspended or locked out of their account for breaking the company’s user guidelines. Twitter Inc. has ...
02:17, 06/28/2019

Tucson to host 2019 Axe Throwing Word Championships airing on ESPN TUCSON – “Splitting Timber Axe Range” was chosen to host the 2019 World Axe Throwing League (WATL) Championship!  It’ll be broadcast worldwide on ESPN.  Here’s more from Wednesday’s sportscast: The tournament will...
09:51, 06/20/2019

Holy mayo! Heinz's new condiment Mayochup includes a bad word Heinz's Mayochup means something very different in a dialect of Cree spoken in Canada. It's not the first company to make a global branding boo-boo.        ...
13:00, 06/04/2019

Samsung executive describes his feelings about the Galaxy Fold launch in one word Yesterday, Samsung Electronics CEO DJ Koh not only gave an update on the status of the Galaxy Fold, but he also explained how he personally felt about the botched launch. With the phone circling in a waiting pattern waiting for a green light from Sam...
20:00, 07/02/2019

Mom Unleashes N-Word After She’s Arrested for Leaving Baby in Nightclub Parking Lot to Take Shots Authorities say a Texas woman hurled racist obscenities and resisted arrest after police detained her for the simple crime of enjoying a few cocktails with her hubby while the family car babysat the couple’s infant....
07:34, 08/01/2019

After liver donation, Fox News correspondent Ed Henry looks to spread the word about transplant needs When Ed Henry, chief national correspondent at Fox News Channel, decided to donate part of his liver to his sister, Colleen, he never intended it to become something that would spread broader awareness about the need for organ donations....
19:34, 08/05/2019

Office Q&A: How to remove page numbers from a table of contents in a Word document You can use built-in options to build a simple table of contents, but quite often, you'll need to change the underlying field code to get the results you want....
15:17, 07/20/2019

Georgia woman finds racial slur on takeout receipt: 'That's not a word to throw around' The restaurant owner claimed that the server did not know how to spell the name “Nyjah” and that the racist slur somehow instead ended up on the bill....
18:17, 09/04/2019

Ben Roethlisberger's annoyed one-word answer on Antonio Brown joining Patriots When Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger was asked after Sunday night’s loss about Antonio Brown signing with the Patriots, he needed just one word.       ...
18:17, 09/09/2019

Planned Parenthood president on Biden's abortion funding flip-flop: 'I take him at his word' Planned Parenthood President Leana Wen said Friday she believes Joe Biden saying he no longer supports a long-standing ban on federal funding for abortion, even though he reversed his stance over the course of 36 hours....
00:00, 06/08/2019

Amazon Patent Tips Plans to Record Users Even Before 'Alexa' Wake Word A newly-published patent application from Amazon shows that the e-commerce giant is planning to let Echo and other Alexa-enabled devices to record what is said even before a wake word, like "Alexa"....
17:51, 05/25/2019

Word of Jeffrey Epstein's $200K donation causes senior MIT lab staffer to resign Controversy surrounding Jeffrey Epstein's donations to the MIT lab date back to 2015. He reportedly gave over $200,000.        ...
23:17, 08/21/2019

President Locker-Room Talk Thinks Impeachment Is a 'Dirty, Filthy, Disgusting Word' President “Grab ‘em by the pussy” does find at least one word to be “dirty” and “filthy”—and no, it’s not “Russianprostituteurine.” It’s “impeachment.”...
07:00, 05/31/2019

'My Word Means Something': Indie Dev Elaborates On His Viral Decision To Reject Epic Store Exclusivity In late July, Wlad Marhulets, the solo developer behind just-released horror game Darq, received the golden ticket: an email from Epic Games asking if he’d like Darq sold on their hugely popular online store....
23:17, 08/21/2019

Iran calls U.S. offer for talks 'word-play', asks for action: Mehr News Reacting to a U.S. offer to engage with Iran without pre-conditions, Iran's Foreign Ministry said on Sunday that Tehran expected a change in U.S. behavior rather than "word-play"....
18:51, 06/02/2019

G Suite’s Work Insights hits general availability, now tracks Word, Excel, and PowerPoint usage Google announced that Work Insights, a G Suite tool for insights on app adoption, work patterns, and collaboration, is generally available for Enterprise.Read More...
18:17, 06/04/2019

Dean Smith upbeat as Aston Villa aim to show F-word jibe is misplaced | Paul Doyle Manager goes into Friday’s game against Everton unconcerned by opening defeats and record signing Wesley’s lack of goals To really offend people around Villa Park, just say the F word. After spending at least £127m on 12 players following promotion t...
11:51, 08/23/2019

John Oliver employs Jane Krakowski and a safe word to talk about unsafe medical implants On Sunday’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver expertly examined the shoddy, hastily chosen things that work within to transform everything around them into a rotten, oozing, painful, potentially life-threatening nightmare. And he did that in his opening...
12:34, 06/03/2019

Trump blasts Mueller as 'highly conflicted,' calls impeachment a 'dirty, filthy, disgusting word' President Trump blasted Robert Mueller as “highly conflicted” on Thursday, claiming that the special counsel "would have brought charges" against him in the Russia investigation if he had "anything" but that "there were no charges to bring."...
15:17, 05/30/2019

U.S. prepared to talk to Iran with 'no preconditions', Iran sees 'word-play' The United States is prepared to engage with Iran without pre-conditions about its nuclear program but needs to see the country behaving like "a normal nation", U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday....
04:51, 06/03/2019

'Latinx' explained: A history of the controversial word and how to pronounce it The word is being more commonly used among public figures and politicians, but what does it mean and why is it so controversial?        ...
17:00, 06/29/2019

Michigan trolls rival Ohio State over its effort to trademark the word 'THE' The University of Michigan had a great response to the story that The Ohio State University is seeking to trademark the word "the."       ...
03:17, 08/15/2019

Holly Willoughby drops f-word as she gets 'lost' in the dark with Phillip Schofield This Morning duo Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield appeared a little worse for wear as they lost a shoe, and their way, while on holiday together....
15:17, 05/29/2019

Is 'Fredo' the Italian N-Word? I Asked the 3 Most Italian Women I Know for Answers Chris Cuomo, host of CNN’s Cuomo Prime Time and the network’s chief Italian-American correspondent, threatened to beat up a heckler during a heated exchange after the man called him “Fredo.” In a video that has gone viral, Cuomo says, “Only punkass ...
06:51, 08/14/2019

How 'The L Word' revival looks in 2019: Trans lesbians, dating apps and post-Trump reality "The L Word: Generation Q" is coming to Showtime in December, and star Jennifer Beals and the producers discuss how they're updating it for 2019.        ...
22:34, 08/02/2019

Promises, promises: has Donald Trump kept his word in office? In 2016, the insurgent Republican hammered home his message on jobs, judges, immigration and more. Has he delivered?Verdict: Failure. As of last month, no new wall had been erected in places where there was not already a barrier at the border. Trump ...
13:51, 06/23/2019

'THE' Ohio State University: School files trademark for word 'the' on apparel Ohio State University filed a trademark application through the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for the word 'the' on marketed items for sale.       ...
00:17, 08/15/2019

'If I may have your attention': Pelosi calls Trump, Schumer 'kids' to get a word in on infrastructure House Speaker Nancy Pelosi appeared to be the mom in the room Tuesday when Congressional Democrats met with the president at the White House to discuss a fix for the nation's crumbling infrastructure.        ...
06:17, 05/01/2019

Masked would-be burglars scared off by California woman's shouting: see the video Surveillance video captured two masked men kicking in the front door of a California house in an apparent burglary attempt -- before a woman's shouts sent them running....
09:34, 09/16/2019

| Pliskova wins 4th title of 2019 in rain-hit final World number two Karolina Pliskova claimed her fourth title of the year as she defeated Petra Martic in a rain-disrupted final at the inaugural Zhengzhou Open on Sunday....
09:34, 09/16/2019

Here’s what happened in the impact crater the day it did in the dinos Enlarge / This is "Liftboat Myrtle," which housed the drilling operation into Chicxulub Crater. (credit: Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin) Geology is a big science. The Earth is a large enough place today, but when y...
10:00, 09/16/2019

John Legend says prison is not always the answer after Felicity Huffman's sentence John Legend is weighing in on prison sentences a day after actress Felicity Huffman got 14 days for her role in the nationwide college admission scandal....
10:34, 09/16/2019

Falcons score late, hang on to defeat Eagles Matt Ryan connected with Julio Jones for a 54-yard touchdown pass on fourth-and-3 with 2:10 left in the game, and the Atlanta Falcons rallied for a 24-20 home win over the Philadelphia Eagles Sunday night....
11:00, 09/16/2019

New Zealand PM to seek review of party's handling of sexual assault complaints New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday an independent reviewer will look into her party's handling of sexual assault complaints against a party staffer, amid mounting pressure and questions about her leadership on the matter....
11:34, 09/16/2019

Japan culls 753 hogs to contain swine fever outbreak Japanese officials have culled 753 pigs in Saitama Prefecture north of Tokyo after detecting an outbreak of swine fever, the Yomiuri newspaper said on Sunday....
12:00, 09/16/2019

Dortmund vs Barcelona: Prediction, live stream, TV channel, team news - Uefa Champions League 2019-20 preview Barcelona will be hoping to show they can manage without Lionel Messi as they take on Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League opener....
12:34, 09/16/2019

Wyoming's shrinking coal industry leads to job losses The national slowdown for coal is being felt especially hard this summer in Wyoming's Powder River Basin, where four of the state's biggest coal mining companies went through a lockout, bankruptcies and a merger....
12:35, 09/16/2019

Iran Rules Out Meeting Between Trump and Rouhani Iran’s Foreign Ministry dismissed the possibility of a meeting between President Hassan Rouhani and President Trump during the United Nations General Assembly....
12:35, 09/16/2019

Wiggins podcast: Ski jumping prepared Roglic for Vuelta win, Brailsford changed cycling "Bradley Wiggins has lauded La Vuelta champion Primoz Roglic and also given his reaction to Dave Brailsford\u0027s cancer battle, in his latest Eurosport podcast."...
13:00, 09/16/2019

Manchester City and Everton win to go top of Women's Super League "Manchester City\u0027s Pauline Bremer grabbed a brace of goals in a 2-0 win away to Reading and Chloe Kelly scored with two superb long-range strikes as Everton beat Bristol City 2-0 in the second round of games in the Women\u0027s Super League."...
13:00, 09/16/2019

The Cannabis Debate: My £250-a-month cannabis fix that saves me from the misery of MS Multiple sclerosis sufferers say it is 'inhumane' that they are forced to break the law, and want medical cannabis to be made available on the NHS. David Cohen reports...
13:02, 09/16/2019

| Johnson the Brexit 'Hulk' finally meets EU's Juncker Six weeks after he took office and six weeks before he is due to lead Britain out of the European Union, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to meet Jean-Claude Junker....
13:34, 09/16/2019

| Colombia plane crash | UK Lib Dems blame Cameron for Brexit: WATCH the top world news videos for today Colombia plane crash kills seven | Jo Swinson: David Cameron cannot be forgiven for calling Brexit referendum; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
13:34, 09/16/2019

UPDATE 2-UK markets watchdog calls for EU action to avoid Brexit disruption Overlapping British and European Union share trading rules would damage markets "to no good end" and can be avoided if the bloc is more accommodative, Britain's top markets watchdog said on Monday....
13:34, 09/16/2019

OtterSpot wireless charging system hands-on: Leave the cables at the office OtterBox is famous for its protective phone cases and now has a new wireless charging system designed to help you extend the use of your device in environments where you might need those cases. The OtterSpot system has the flexibility to travel while...
13:34, 09/16/2019

Jones scores late TD, leads Falcons past Eagles 24-20 Julio Jones hauled in a short pass on fourth down and took it 54 yards to the end zone with 2:10 remaining, giving the Atlanta Falcons a wild 24-20 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles       ...
14:00, 09/16/2019

Exclusive: Germany wants to cap next EU budget at 1%, seeks more funds for climate and migration Germany wants to cap the European Union's next budget for 2021-27 at 1% of the continent's economy, a scenario that would still see Berlin contribute some 10 billion euros more every year, according to a document seen by Reuters....
14:00, 09/16/2019

What to look for in hidden fees on travel sites What to look for when shopping for a travel deal and how to avoid the hidden room fees on websites. Also check airport location when booking tickets.       ...
14:34, 09/16/2019

Woman battling rare ‘suicide disease’ has leg amputated in hopes of finding relief from chronic pain condition A 22-year-old United Kingdom woman whose leg was injured during a kayaking accident recently made the decision to have her limb amputated after suffering from a rare chronic pain condition for years. ...
16:00, 09/16/2019

Kyle Busch blasts "pathetic" backmarkers after NASCAR Las Vegas Kyle Busch has blasted "pathetic" backmarkers after the Las Vegas NASCAR Cup Series race, following an incident with Garrett Smithley which led to a 19th place finish...
16:00, 09/16/2019

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S6 combines creative flexibility with great design The Android tablet market isn’t exactly a hotbed of excitement and activity, which makes it all the more impressive that Samsung continues to iterate its own tablet lineup in smart, meaningful ways that push the technology forward and deliver ...
16:51, 09/16/2019

Make a plan now to deal with holiday credit card debt. Here are four tips to follow. Holiday credit card debt can linger for months, straining your budget and even limiting your ability to save for retirement and other goals, experts say.       ...
17:34, 09/16/2019

Kraken bug apparently let users buy Bitcoin for $8,000 and instantly sell it for $12,000 Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken – one of the world’s oldest – has disclosed a bug that apparently allowed certain customers to purchase Bitcoin at $8,000 and sell it for $12,000. Taking to Twitter, the exchange said “a test of an unreleased advanced o...
17:35, 09/16/2019

Why efforts to get kids into STEM could be making education inequality worse Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education is a priority for governments around the world. For example, the UK’s current commitment to increasing investment in research and development to 2.4 percent of GDP by 2027 means that ...
17:35, 09/16/2019

Why paid VR content is already dead Over the past 18 months, I have talked to over a hundred VR/AR content creators, from large teams to indie developers working from their garage. I like to understand the vision behind their creation, which leads to passionate responses. Invariably, t...
17:35, 09/16/2019

The Right Way to Argue With an Asshole The best way to win an argument with an asshole is to ignore them completely. But that’s not always possible. Sometimes you need to convince someone to stop arguing and physically move away, or you need to de-escalate an argument with someone you nee...
17:36, 09/16/2019

Huge Marvel leak says Iron Man will appear in at least one more movie Avengers: Endgame isn’t just the highest-grossing movie of all time, it’s also the MCU movie that marks the exit of three beloved characters, including Tony Stark, Steve Rogers, and Natasha Romanoff. The three actors who portrayed these c...
18:00, 09/16/2019

|Eskomlookingforadviserstohelpimplementgovernmentbailout State-owned power utility sought advisers on how to implement a government bailout seven months after President Cyril Ramaphosa said the company would be reorganised....
18:34, 09/16/2019

|SAcoalexportsseenwaningasrenewablesgatherpace South Africa’s thermal-coal exports are expected to drop as its main export hub faces growing competition and new cheaper energies proliferate, according to a US research group....
18:34, 09/16/2019

Saving Deposits Of Banks Rose To Rs 39.72 Lakh Crore In 2018-19: RBI The aggregate saving deposits of public and private sector banks (PSBs) stood at Rs 39.72 lakh crore as on March 31, 2019, according to Reserve Bank of India (RBI) data published in Handbook of......
18:34, 09/16/2019

Apple showing strong orders for iPhone 11, even in China U.S. consumers prefer Apple's more expensive models, while the standard iPhone 11 appears more attractive in China, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo....
19:18, 09/16/2019

Iran: Seized ship was smuggling diesel fuel to UAE Iran's Revolutionary Guard seized a ship in the Persian Gulf for allegedly trying to smuggle diesel fuel into the United Arab Emirates, Iran's state-run media reported....
19:19, 09/16/2019

Kim Jong Un attendance at U.N. cannot be ruled out, Seoul says South Korea's top diplomat said Monday she cannot rule out Kim Jong Un's attendance at the general debate of the United Nations General Assembly in New York next week....
19:19, 09/16/2019

Evidence points to Iran weapons used in Saudi strike, says alliance, as oil jumps An attack on Saudi Arabia that triggered the biggest jump in oil prices in almost 30 years was carried out with Iranian weapons, a Saudi-led coalition said on Monday, as President Donald Trump said Washington was "locked and loaded" to hit back....
19:51, 09/16/2019

Oil prices up 12% after attack on key Saudi oil facilities Oil prices jumped roughly 12% on Monday after an attack on Saudi Arabian crude oil facilities over the weekend sliced the kingdom's production in half and intensified concerns of retaliatory actions in the Middle East....
19:51, 09/16/2019

'Seinfeld' is moving to Netflix in 2021 With the likes of Disney+, HBO Max and NBCUniversal yanking shows and movies from Netflix for their own streaming services, there's a good reason why the latter has been investing so heavily in originals over the last several years. It'll s...
19:51, 09/16/2019

‘My future is fixed’: David de Gea signs new four-year Manchester United deal • Spanish goalkeeper’s deal runs until 2023• De Gea moved to Old Trafford in 2011After 18 months of complex negotiations, and amid considerable interest from European rivals, David de Gea has committed himself to Manchester United by signing a four y...
19:51, 09/16/2019

Bluff City Law Introduces TV's New Dynamic Father-Daughter Duo Parenting isn't always easy, especially when both you and your kid are lawyers. NBC's new drama Bluff City Law follows father/daughter duo Elijah (Jimmy Smits) and Sydney Strait......
19:51, 09/16/2019

The Legion Of Superheroes arrives in this Superman #15 exclusive DC Comics’ revival of the Legion of Superheroes kicked off last month with the first appearance of the new Legion in Superman #14, sending the future heroes back in time to witness the creation of the United Planets at the core of their 31st Century ...
20:17, 09/16/2019

Seinfeld is going to Netflix Netflix has taken a side in the stubbornly persistent “Seinfeld or Friends?” debate: According to the Los Angeles Times, all 180 episodes of the sitcom will come to the streaming service in 2021. For those scoring the streaming wars at home, that’s o...
20:17, 09/16/2019

UK's Johnson buffeted in Luxembourg, says Brexit deal emerging Britain's Boris Johnson said on Monday that a Brexit deal was beginning to emerge, but the EU said he offered nothing to break the impasse during a visit to Luxembourg where he was harangued loudly by protesters and rebuked for trying to shift the bl...
20:17, 09/16/2019

Johnson says he will obey the law but still take UK out of EU on OctOBER 31 Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday said he would obey the law but would still take Britain out of the European Union at the end of October with or without a deal....
20:17, 09/16/2019

Northernmost hotel in the world to open Ever dreamed of spending the night in an igloo at the North Pole? For one month only, travelers will have the opportunity to do just that -- provided they've got a spare $100,000....
20:51, 09/16/2019

Sergeants union calls Chelsea police captain ‘a d–k’ This gives new meaning to the phrase “member of service.” An NYPD police union called the head of a Manhattan police precinct a “d–k” in a blistering tweet on Monday morning. The Sergeants Benevolent Association leveled ...
20:51, 09/16/2019

Former Las Vegas circus acrobat spins world’s largest hula hoop It’s safe to say this woman jumped through a lot of hoops to get here. A Las Vegas woman twirled her way into the record books after spinning a hoop so huge, she had to wear protective gear, Guinness World Records reports. Getti Kehayova, a mother an...
20:51, 09/16/2019

'Dr Who' star Christopher Eccleston says he was anorexic while in the role Christopher Eccleston, the British actor who starred as the ninth Doctor in the long-running sci-fi series "Doctor Who," has spoken out about his struggle with anorexia and suicidal depression....
21:17, 09/16/2019

Hatch: all about Google's next rumored Chromebook Google is reportedly working on an all-new Chromebook developed in-house, codenamed ‘Hatch’ in several benchmark listings and other leaks over the past few months. Rumors regarding the laptop’s capabilities have been shared as we...
21:17, 09/16/2019

| At least 600 000 Rohingya still in Myanmar at 'serious risk of genocide': UN Rohingya Muslims remaining in Myanmar still face a "serious risk of genocide", UN investigators say, warning the repatriation of a million already driven from the country by the army remains "impossible"....
21:17, 09/16/2019

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone near East of Lesser Antilles A well-defined small low pressure system located about 1200 miles east of the Lesser Antilles has a 70% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday....
21:17, 09/16/2019

Boxing News at Five: Tetteh aims to do “an Andy Ruiz” to Dubois, Warren says “fingers crossed” Fury will be able to fight Wilder in February IF you happened to be playing the how-long-will-it-take-Ebenezer-Tetteh-to-mention-Andy-Ruiz-Jnr-ahead-of-his-fight-against-Daniel-Dubois sweepstake, the answer is this: September 16, 11 days from fight night. Today the unknown Ghanaian has issued Du...
21:51, 09/16/2019

‘Pokemon Go’ will add Gen 5 Pokemon from the Unova region later today Nearly a year after bringing Generation 4 Pokemon from the Sinnoh region to Pokemon Go, Niantic is expanding the game’s PokeDex once again this week with the addition of creatures from Unova. These were the Pokemon featured in Pokémon Bl...
21:51, 09/16/2019

ISIS Leader Says "Daily Operations" Underway In Purported Audio Message Islamic State's media network on Monday published an audio message purporting to come from its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi warning that "daily operations" were underway....
21:51, 09/16/2019

Saudi Officials Consider Delaying Aramco IPO After Attacks Saudi Arabian officials are discussing delaying Aramco’s initial public offering, after attacks on the company’s largest oil facilities sidelined more than half of the kingdom’s output, people familiar with the matter said....
21:51, 09/16/2019

'Hustlers': How do Cardi B and Lizzo fare in their big-screen acting debuts? Chart-toppers Cardi B and Lizzo make their acting debuts in stripper drama "Hustlers," which is earning Oscar buzz for Jennifer Lopez.        ...
21:51, 09/16/2019

The very best and worst Stephen King movies (including 'It 2'), ranked There have been winners and clunkers in the Stephen King film canon, and we're ranking the best and the worst (including the new 'It: Chapter Two').        ...
21:51, 09/16/2019

'Hustlers' director Lorene Scafaria brings Jersey heart to Jennifer Lopez stripper saga 'Hustlers' director Lorene Scafaria talks 'bridge-and-tunnel attitude' of her work. The film stars Jennifer Lopez, Constance Wu, Cardi B and more.        ...
21:51, 09/16/2019

'Resident Evil' stuntwoman sues producers after film stunt results in injuries, amputation Olivia Jackson, who suffered severe injuries and an arm amputation after filming a stunt for 'Resident Evil: The Final Chapter,' is suing producers.        ...
21:51, 09/16/2019

Have You Ever Reported A Dangerous Driver? Sometimes, you have to look past our national no-snitching policy and report a driver who is endangering themselves and others on the road. Where do you draw the line?...
22:17, 09/16/2019

Antonio Brown avoids media after New England Patriots debut The Miami Dolphins couldn't avoid seeing Antonio Brown hook up with Tom Brady for a touchdown in Brown's debut for the New England Patriots Sunday, but Brown managed to pull a disappearing act when it came time to talk to the media after the blowout ...
22:17, 09/16/2019

Yada yada yada: Netflix to air ‘Seinfeld’ starting in 2021 FILE – In this Nov. 17, 2004, file photo Jerry Seinfeld, left, Julia Louis Dreyfus and Michael Richards arrive to celebrate the release of the first three seasons of Seinfeld on DVD in New York. Netflix says it will start streaming all 180 epis...
22:17, 09/16/2019

Vehicle crashes into building on Tucson’s east side TUCSON – A vehicle crashed into an east side building Monday morning. Tucson Police Department says a vehicle crashed into 720 N. Kolb Rd., just after 8 a.m. The driver suffered from minor injuries and was not transported to the hospital. No other in...
22:17, 09/16/2019

Dennis Rodman corrects 'For Better or Worse' doc over Madonna locker-room visit, Snipes' hair We're sure Dennis Rodman will love his ESPN 30 for 30 film "Rodman: For Better or Worse," once he watches it. But first, some corrections.        ...
22:51, 09/16/2019

'American Ninja Warrior': A champion will be crowned for the first time in four years In a nail-biter of a finale, an "American Ninja Warrior" champion will win the $1M grand prize for the first time since 2015.        ...
22:51, 09/16/2019

Say goodbye to these 14 TV series this season (even 'How to Get Away with Murder') TV series like 'Empire,' 'Modern Family' and 'Supernatural' have announced that this season will be the last for them.        ...
22:51, 09/16/2019

France's Canal+ pairs up with Netflix in pay-TV shift Vivendi's Canal+ has agreed a deal to add Netflix subscriptions to TV bundles in France and elsewhere, the French broadcaster said on Monday, in the latest such alliance to counter pressure from streaming giants....
22:51, 09/16/2019

Start-ups to grab $280 billion in banking payments revenues by 2025, study says Banks are set to miss out on as much as $280 billion in revenue from their payments operations by 2025, as new start-ups muscle in and more of the business of sending money to individuals and companies becomes instant and free, according to a new rep...
22:51, 09/16/2019

Colts coach Frank Reich gives Adam Vinatieri full backing amid kicker's struggles NFL all-time leading scorer and 46-year-old Adam Vinatieri is holding onto his position with the Colts despite his struggles in the first two weeks.       ...
23:34, 09/16/2019

'Nobody knows who we are': These anonymous Oakland Athletics roll towards MLB postseason Lacking any household names, the Oakland Athletics have been hot for months and are primed to earn a spot in the AL wild-card game.       ...
23:34, 09/16/2019

Virginia coach Tony Bennett on why he rejected raise in favor of building program Virginia wanted to give basketball coach Tony Bennett a raise after winning the national title. He instead wanted to give money to his assistants.       ...
23:34, 09/16/2019

Sophie Turner Is Going to Survive in First Post-Game of Thrones Series Sansa Stark was the ultimate survivor on Game of Thrones and now Sophie Turner is going to do that--Survive--in her next TV series role. Turner has signed on to star opposite The Walking......
23:34, 09/16/2019

Nick Viall and Rachel Bilson Spark Romance Rumors After Getting Flirty on Instagram It looks like Nick Viall's journey to find love isn't over yet. The Bachelor alum has sparked romance rumors with Rachel Bilson. While neither star has commented on a......
23:34, 09/16/2019

Where does the world's oil come from? The attack on Saudi Arabia's largest petroleum-processing facility over the weekend struck at the heart of one of the most important oil-producing regions in the world: the Middle East....
00:00, 09/17/2019

Top shots from the 2019 US Open, the final major of the tennis season The US Open, the final major of the season and the most grueling two weeks in tennis, is underway in New York with all the top players in the field.        ...
00:34, 09/17/2019

Nintendo's SNES-style Switch controllers are now available Been pining for Nintendo's SNES-styled Switch controller ever since it was announced alongside the arrival of SNES games on the platform? You now have the chance to get them. Nintendo has started taking orders for the retro $30 gamepad, with t...
01:00, 09/17/2019

As Congo’s Ebola Outbreak Drags On, Untracked Cases Sow Confusion On tour in Africa, American officials said the U.S. would keep providing aid. But Congo’s response has been uneven, and the former health minister has been jailed....
01:34, 09/17/2019

The best architecture of the 21st century A flying roof, a bamboo airport, a marooned galleon and a park in the sky … continuing our series, we pick the 25 greatest builds of the new ageInterview with the creator of the No 1More of the best Art | Film | Albums | Classical | TV Continue readi...
01:34, 09/17/2019

Hindus fear for their lives after Pakistan blasphemy riots Communal riots have erupted in Ghotki, a southern Pakistani town, after a charged mob attacked a school due to blasphemy accusations against its Hindu principal. Blasphemy is a sensitive issue in the Islamic country....
01:34, 09/17/2019

German bus operator offers free trips to climate protests Intercity coach network Flixbus has announced they will offer free rides to climate change protesters this month. Over 400 protests are planned in Germany as part of a global day of action on September 20 and 27....
01:34, 09/17/2019

Will Mr Nice transform French football? French Ligue 1 club Nice have been taken over by British billionaire Jim Ratcliffe. More proof that France is edging closer to the English and Italian model and away from the German and Spanish, but will it work?...
01:34, 09/17/2019

Claudia Duque: 'There's a strategy of silencing the press in Colombia' The Colombian journalist has denounced her country's press censorship policies. She currently faces a court order that prevents her from speaking out against the people who tortured her psychologically for years....
01:34, 09/17/2019

Nick Fury references X-Men, Spider-Man in secret credits scene Spider-Man has left the MCU most unexpectedly, but Marvel has plenty on its plate without him. After all, the studio just got its hands on a few valuable possessions following Disney’s Fox acquisition. Marvel has confirmed that X-Men and Fantas...
01:34, 09/17/2019

ETF Edge, September 16, 2019 CNBC's Bob Pisani zeroes in on the latest trends in the exchange-traded fund space with Tom Lydon, editor and proprietor of ETFTrends.com, and Todd Rosenbluth, director of ETF and mutual fund research at CFRA. With special guest Luke Oliver, hea...
02:00, 09/17/2019

Chevron CEO: Saudi oil strikes won't have much short-term impact on U.S. oil production Attacks on Saudi oil plants will not have much impact on U.S. oil production in the short term, Chevron Chief Executive Michael Wirth told CNBC in an interview on Monday....
02:00, 09/17/2019

Saudi-style drone attacks not seen as major U.S. risk, experts say The style of attack used against oil plants in Saudi Arabia that knocked out half of the country's production on Saturday is unlikely to be a risk in the United States, energy and security experts say....
02:00, 09/17/2019

Sheryl Crow clarifies remarks on Taylor Swift's masters controversy after flap Sheryl Crow was asked on "Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen" about Taylor Swift's masters controversy and now regrets her word choice.        ...
02:00, 09/17/2019

Charli XCX: The pop star's bold style British singer-songwriter (real name Charlotte Aitchison) has redefined what it means to be a pop artist in the 21st century.        ...
02:00, 09/17/2019

Trump once thought Taylor Swift was 'fantastic,' but conservatives have cooled on her Swift has begun speaking out in favor of liberal policies and against Republican candidates. Understandably, conservative reception of her has cooled.        ...
02:00, 09/17/2019

Pettersen’s path to Solheim captaincy may be blocked by Catriona Matthew • Pettersen keen to lead at next Solheim Cup after retirement• Matthew ‘wouldn’t say no’ if offered leadership for second timeIf the assumption is that Suzann Pettersen’s next Solheim Cup chapter will come in the form of captaincy, Catriona Matthew m...
02:00, 09/17/2019

Strengthening Hurricane Humberto to close in on Bermuda Strengthening Hurricane Humberto is expected to track close enough to Bermuda to unleash heavy rain, strong winds and pounding seas during the middle of this week....
02:34, 09/17/2019

Freshman Democratic governor commutes sentences for 21 inmates in California Citing the youth of several of the offenders when they committed their crimes, California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday announced that he has commuted the sentences of 21 prison inmates....
02:34, 09/17/2019

Texas bank robbery suspect killed in crash after police chase where speeds topped 130 mph A bank robbery suspect in Texas was killed after trying to escape police on Thursday when he lost control and crashed during a chase that saw speeds topping 130 mph, officials said....
02:34, 09/17/2019

From ‘my generals’ to ‘my Kevin,’ Trump’s preferred possessive can be a sign of affection or control His reported referral to Egypt’s Abdel Fatah al-Sissi as “my favorite dictator” provided the latest example of one of the president’s most common rhetorical tics....
02:34, 09/17/2019

What Do You Mean They Almost Called It the 'Tropical Moist Forest' I have never considered myself someone who, without exception, finds the word “moist” gross. I don’t object to the use of the word—if something is moist, there’s nothing wrong with calling it moist—but I think I’ve finally come across one use of the ...
03:34, 09/17/2019

Democratic Senator Bravely Calls for War With Iran on Fox News Last May, Politico ran a feature on Delaware Sen. Chris Coons calling him “the GOP’s favorite Democrat.” It’s not hard to see why, considering his affinity for helping Republicans pass bad legislation, confirm Donald Trump’s bad nominees, and slammin...
03:34, 09/17/2019

After Backpage, U.S. Investigates Massage, Escort Websites A year after U.S. authorities closed Backpage.com, the biggest player in the online sex-for-sale industry, investigators are focused on three websites now dominant in the American market and the Swiss businessman who they believe may control them....
03:34, 09/17/2019

CDC activating Emergency Operations Center to aid vaping crisis investigations As U.S. health officials are investigating what might be causing hundreds of serious breathing illnesses in people who use e-cigarettes and other vaping devices, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has activated its Emergency Op...
04:00, 09/17/2019

Woman makes over $100K a year thanks to her long tongue She’s licking up the likes. Social media sensation Mikayla Saravia has an abnormally long tongue — and rakes in more than $100,000 a year flaunting it on the ‘gram, often in sexually suggestive poses. “Last year I made a little unde...
04:00, 09/17/2019

Workout festival NY Fit Fest brings 40 classes to Long Beach Oh, you thought beach bodies weren’t a thing in September? Tell that to the fitness fanatics headed to NY Fit Fest this Saturday and Sunday in Long Beach. The exercise event brings well-known trainers and more than 40 different workout classes ...
04:00, 09/17/2019

Yang’s ‘Freedom Dividend’ is the best bribe from presidential candidates Now let’s talk about the wonderful bribes being offered by presidential candidates who want your vote. And then let’s see if we can come up with something more to our liking. President Trump, who’ll be the Republican candidate, is bribing voters with...
05:01, 09/17/2019

Italy Arrests Leaders Of Juventus Hardline Ultra Fans The arrests were the culmination of a year-long probe centred on the alleged blackmail of ticketing officials by the "ultras", who wanted cut-price blocks of tickets they could sell to fellow fans....
05:01, 09/17/2019

Democrat Elizabeth Warren vows to take corruption 'head-on' at Washington Square Park rally Before Thousands from under the Washington Square Arch in Lower Manhattan, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren urged Democrats Monday for their support in her fight against corruption....
05:51, 09/17/2019

Jim Cramer explains how the market was able to virtually shrug off a major oil shock "In the old days, the averages would've plunged on this kind of oil shock. I know because I've lived through a bunch of them, starting in 1973," Jim Cramer says....
05:51, 09/17/2019

California adds Iowa to 'travel ban' over refusal to fund gender transitions California announced Monday that it has added Iowa to the list of states on its "travel ban" because of its new prohibition against funding gender-transition surgeries under Medicaid....
06:17, 09/17/2019

Manhattan DA subpoenas Trump tax returns Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.'s office has subpoenaed tax returns belonging to President Trump and the Trump Organization through their accounting firm, Fox News independently confirmed Monday....
06:17, 09/17/2019

Striking GM autoworkers seek to undo union deal setting different wage tiers General Motors workers went on strike this week in part to undo an agreement their union, the United Auto Workers, made nearly a decade ago to protect longtime workers at the expense of new ones. New hires at GM make only about as much as longtime wo...
06:17, 09/17/2019

More than 2,000 foetal remains found at dead doctor's home More than 2,000 medically preserved foetal remains have been found at the home of a late Indiana abortion clinic doctor, leading to calls for a federal investigation....
06:18, 09/17/2019

Rudiger ruled out for Chelsea on Lampard's big night "Frank Lampard is proud to be leading Chelsea back into the Champions League but will be without defender Antonio Rudiger for Tuesday\u0027s clash with Valencia at Stamford Bridge."...
06:18, 09/17/2019

Australia secure T20 series victory with nine-wicket win over West Indies Alyssa Healy hits unbeaten 58 from 43 ballsAustralia hold unassailable 2-0 leadAustralia’s winning run in the Caribbean showed no sign of abating after a comfortable nine-wicket victory in the second Twenty20 secured the three-match series against th...
06:51, 09/17/2019

| Scotland record third highest T20 stand in win over Dutch Scotland recorded the third-highest stand in international T20 history as George Munsey and Kyle Coetzer put on 200 in their side's big win over Netherlands....
06:51, 09/17/2019

LG Display to launch voluntary redundancy programme amid losses LG Display said on Tuesday that it would launch a voluntary redundancy programme for its production line employees after mounting financial losses. LG Display, a display screen supplier to Apple, said in a statement it is undertaking the redundancies...
08:03, 09/17/2019

Prevent SIM-Swapping Hackers From Stealing Your Phone Number—and the Rest of Your Identity You know what’s worse than having your password stolen? Having your phone number stolen. SIM-swapping, a type of identity theft, is a means for scammers to get access to your phone number and all of the personal accounts secured through it....
08:34, 09/17/2019

Starwatch: equinox marks the changing of the seasons Night and day will be of equal length at the end of this week as the sun crosses the celestial equator from north to southThe September equinox takes place this week. Occurring on 23 September, it marks the end of summer and the beginning of autumn f...
08:34, 09/17/2019

California launches $20m campaign to deter e-cigarettes amid spike in illnesses The state has seen at least 63 cases of vaping-related illnesses as flavored products contribute to a rise in youth smokingCalifornia has announced a $20m public awareness campaign about the dangers of vaping and will step up efforts to halt the sale...
08:34, 09/17/2019

'The silenced': meet the climate whistleblowers muzzled by Trump Six whistleblowers and ex-government scientists describe how the Trump administration made them bury climate science – and why they won’t stay quietFrom weakening vehicle emissions to blocking warnings about how coastal parks could flood or the impac...
08:34, 09/17/2019

I now look back on my 20 years of climate activism as a colossal failure | Tim Flannery The climate crisis is so severe the actions of the denialists are now an immediate threat to our childrenIn this age of rapidly melting glaciers, terrifying megafires and ever more puissant hurricanes, of acidifying and rising oceans, it is hard to b...
08:34, 09/17/2019

GM strike: auto workers accept ‘sacrifice’ to fight management 'greed’ United Auto Workers called a strike on Sunday for the first time in over a decade as contract negotiations reached an impasseUncertainty, apprehension and stress were the words people picketing General Motors workers at the car company’s sprawling De...
08:34, 09/17/2019

Isis leader purportedly urges members to free detainees from camps Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi appears to claim in audio recording that Isis is still carrying out attacks An audio recording was released on Monday in which the leader of the Islamic State group purportedly called on members of the extremist group to do all t...
08:34, 09/17/2019

Nepali Climber Aims To Scale 14 Tallest Peaks In 7 Months The current record for climbing the world's 14 tallest peaks is almost eight years. Nepali climber, Nirmal Purja, who served in the British special forces, has a target of seven months....
08:34, 09/17/2019

Richard Stallman resigns from MIT following comments about Epstein’s victims Free software advocate and computer scientist Richard Stallman has resigned from his position at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL). The news comes just days after he made comments in an email conversation with othe...
09:00, 09/17/2019

Colin Kapernick Nabs Emmy For Controversial Nike Ad Nike took a major gamble aligning its brand with exiled quarterback Colin Kapernick, and on Sunday, their risk yielded what most would’ve never expected: an Emmy....
09:00, 09/17/2019

'He said that?' Browns get last laugh on Gregg Williams' assessment of Odell Beckham Jr. The trading of barbs between the Browns and their former interim head coach, Gregg Williams, continued after Monday night's game.       ...
09:00, 09/17/2019

Reigning NL MVP Christian Yelich believes Brewers can still make playoffs without him Christian Yelich, the reigning NL MVP, is done for the year, but he does not believe his Milwaukee Brewers are done.       ...
09:00, 09/17/2019

Doctor Who Star Christopher Eccleston Reveals ''Lifelong'' Anorexia Battle British actor Christopher Eccleston has gone public with a very private struggle. In an excerpt from his upcoming autobiography, titled I Love the Bones of You and published by CNN, the......
09:00, 09/17/2019

Jimmy Kimmel's Health Update on 2-Year-Old Son Will Inspire You It's a fight Jimmy Kimmel and millions of Americans can't help but support. As Childhood Cancer Awareness Month continues, the Jimmy Kimmel Live! host joined dozens of celebrities......
09:00, 09/17/2019

Slovak prime minister Pellegrini survives no-confidence vote Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini defeated a no-confidence vote on Tuesday as his government comes under pressure from revelations about the degree of influence of the main suspect in the 2018 murder of a journalist....
10:01, 09/17/2019

Ukraine leader seeks settlement with former PrivatBank owner: paper Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy wanted to reach a settlement with the former owner of the country's largest bank, PrivatBank, the Financial Times newspaper quoted Ukrainian Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk as saying....
10:01, 09/17/2019

New Zealand PM Ardern to meet U.S. President Trump for first formal talks New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Tuesday she plans to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump in New York next week, in what would be the first formal bilateral discussions between the two leaders....
10:01, 09/17/2019

South Korea to develop anti-drone system amid standoff with North South Korea is to invest 88 billion won ($74 million) to develop a weapons system by 2023 that can detect and strike drones, its procurement agency said on Tuesday, after incidents of infiltration by North Korean spy drones....
10:01, 09/17/2019

Sensex Slumps Over 500 Points, Nifty Drops Below 10,900 LIVE Sensex, Nifty Updates: The S&P BSE Sensex index fell as much as 153.3 points - or 0.41 per cent - to 36,970.01 in the first hour of trade, and the broader NSE Nifty benchmark moved to 10,957.45,......
10:34, 09/17/2019

Dorothea Benton Frank, best-selling author of 'Queen Bee,' dies at 67 Dorothea Benton Frank, whose May release "Queen Bee" reached No. 2 on the New York Times best-seller list. died Monday. She was 67.        ...
11:00, 09/17/2019

Hurricane Humberto has strengthened: NHC Hurricane Humberto has strengthened and is forecast to become a major hurricane by Tuesday night or Wednesday morning, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday....
11:34, 09/17/2019

This Single Mother 'Lost' Herself Post-Divorce. Then She Started Running A few days ago, the popular 'Humans of Bombay' Facebook page shared the story of Sayuri Dalvi - a marathon runner and a single mother to an autistic child....
12:00, 09/17/2019

Missiles and drones that hit Saudi oil fields: Made in Iran, but fired by whom? Enlarge / Smoke billows from Saudi Aramco's oil processing plants in Abqaiq and Khurais, Saudi Arabia, after attacks on September 14—attacks that used drones and possibly cruise missiles built in Iran. (credit: Orbital Horizon/Copernicus Sentinel Dat...
12:00, 09/17/2019

India’s Economy Slows, Stalling a Once Thriving Manufacturing Sector NEW DELHI (AP) — Anuj Kapoor took over his father’s booming auto parts business in 2012, hoping to elevate the company from selling to suppliers to selling directly to carmakers. Seven years later, he’s had to lay off half his worke...
12:34, 09/17/2019

South Korea confirms first outbreak of African swine fever South Korea has become the latest country affected by deadly African swine fever, after several pigs that died at a farm were found to have been infected with the virus, its agriculture ministry said Tuesday....
12:34, 09/17/2019

With trade war looming, will shoppers spend more this holiday season? Holiday sales should jump between 4.5% and 5% from November to January, according to consultancy Deloitte, despite economic trade winds       ...
12:34, 09/17/2019

Millennials, you've got this all wrong. You need to stop 'saving' for retirement. Target date funds are one way Broke Millennial Takes on Investing author Erin Lowry says millennials can get over fear and invest in a 401(k) or IRA.       ...
12:34, 09/17/2019

|MysteriousZuma-infusedrealityseriesfilmsatNkandla A mysterious new 13-episode reality series involving some of the Zuma family and partly filmed at the Nkandla presidential homestead is coming to screens in 2020....
12:34, 09/17/2019

Live like a lord and lady: 'Downton Abbey' is listed on Airbnb Earl and Countess of Carnarvon open doors of Highclere Castle in Hampshire to select guests Fans of the hit TV series Downton Abbey are to be given the opportunity to “live like the lord or lady of a stately home” and stay in the castle where the sho...
12:34, 09/17/2019

Formula 2 and Formula 3 2020 calendar revealed, Paul Ricard dropped Paul Ricard will not feature on the Formula 1 support series calendar in 2020, with the Formula 2 and Formula 3 Championships visiting Zandvoort and Bahrain next season...
13:17, 09/17/2019

Whincup apologises for Supercars Pukekohe safety car controversy Triple Eight driver Jamie Whincup has expressed remorse for overtaking the safety car at Pukekohe and his subsequent criticism of race control's actions...
13:17, 09/17/2019

Watch: Dak Prescott leads Cowboys over Redskins with 3 TD strikes Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott continued his hot start to the season by throwing three touchdown passes during a win Sunday against the Washington Redskins....
13:18, 09/17/2019

WeWork's on-again off-again IPO delayed again After a series of setbacks on the road to an initial public offering, the parent company of real estate start-up WeWork is delaying the move, sources told CNBC Monday....
13:18, 09/17/2019

Boy killed on San Francisco Bay boating trip, wealthy Mexican developer arrested Javier A. Burillo, 57, faces charges including vehicular manslaughter with a vessel and and operating a boat while under the influence, police say.        ...
13:18, 09/17/2019

A treasure trove of muscle cars: Iowa man sells nearly 100 vehicles after decades of collecting The auction included 27 Chevrolets, eight assorted Dodge Challengers, Chargers and Superbees along with nine Plymouth Roadrunners.       ...
13:18, 09/17/2019

Xiaomi Launches Four New Mi TV Models in India, Including Its Biggest Mi TV 4X 65-inch price in India is set at Rs. 54,999, while Mi TV 4X 43-inch is priced at Rs. 24,999 and Mi TV 4X 50-inch carries a price tag of Rs. 29,999. Mi TV 4A 40-inch price is set at Rs.......
13:19, 09/17/2019

MLB roundup: NL Central contenders all win Marcell Ozuna had a two-run homer and a two-run double, and he threw out a runner at the plate from left field as the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the visiting Washington Nationals 4-2 on Monday....
14:17, 09/17/2019

Escobar, Lamb lead D-backs past Marlins Eduardo Escobar bashed his 35th homer and Jake Lamb hit a three-run, go-ahead double to cap a four-run seventh inning in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 7-5 victory over the Miami Marlins on Monday in Phoenix....
14:17, 09/17/2019

Snapchat makes your selfies more animated with new 3D effects Get ready for your selfies to have a little more pop on Snapchat. Today, the company is introducing 3D Camera Mode, a new feature which lets you take Snaps that can change perspective and appearance as you move your smartphone around. To make this ef...
14:17, 09/17/2019

|Risingriskseesboardmembersofstate-ownedshort-terminsurerSasriaresign The statement by Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni did not explain the reasons for the resignations, but highlighted the increasing risk in Sasria's operations....
14:17, 09/17/2019

How the GM strike could affect your next car purchase Nearly 50,000 members of the United Auto Workers Union walked out at General Motors overnight, a day after the union’s contract with the largest of the Detroit automakers expired. The walkout followed months of unsuccessful negotiations that appeared...
14:51, 09/17/2019

Hundreds celebrate the life of Chris Duncan TUCSON – Chris Duncan was remembered this past weekend as a guy with a self-deprecating sense of humor.  Hundreds gathered at St. Thomas The Apostale Catholic Church for Duncan’s funeral last Saturday.  Duncan died on September 6 after a six-ye...
14:51, 09/17/2019

Suicide bomber kills at least 24 near Ashraf Ghani speech in Afghanistan Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani was unharmed Tuesday after a suspected suicide bomber set off explosives near a campaign rally in Charikar, at least killing 24 people, officials said....
14:51, 09/17/2019

Warm and mainly dry today TUCSON – Most stay dry today with only isolated showers and storms possible. Pretty quiet the rest of the week! Today: Mostly sunny with stray storms possible (10%). High: 96° Tonight: Mostly clear and comfortable. Low: 71° Tomorrow: Warm with...
15:17, 09/17/2019

Jimmy Kimmel's New Twist on the Comedy Central Roast Is Guaranteed to Brighten Your Day There's a new way to roast. On the heels of Comedy Central's roast of Alec Baldwin over the weekend, Jimmy Kimmel announced a new project down the pipeline for the channel.......
15:51, 09/17/2019

Here Is Your First Thrilling Look at Sean Spicer on Dancing With the Stars Sean Spicer, a man who once professionally lied to the American public about the size of Donald Trump’s inauguration crowd, among other things, is now a contestant on Dancing With the Stars, because the punishment for attempting to rationalize a Musl...
16:17, 09/17/2019

The iPhone XS and XR Are Getting One of the iPhone 11's Best Features Too If you’re on the fence about upgrading your iPhone, there’s another great reason not to. Multi-camera recording, one of the most impressive features of the iPhone 11 line debuted at an Apple event last week, is also coming to the iPhone XR, XS, and X...
16:17, 09/17/2019

WRC needs run-flat style tyres for Turkey - Toyota's Makinen Toyota World Rally Championship team principal Tommi Makinen has repeated his call for the return of run-flat style mousse inserts for WRC tyres at Rally Turkey...
16:51, 09/17/2019

Why Anfield is Liverpool's secret power in the Champions League Before Liverpool stormed to victory in the UEFA Champions League last year, there was a spell where English football seemed off the pace of Europe's elite....
16:51, 09/17/2019

German women pensioners receive 26% less than men A new study shows that women pensioners in Germany can expect an average of 26% less in monthly payments than men. Women would need to save up to 2% of their annual salary throughout their careers to be on par with men....
16:51, 09/17/2019

Indian Cooking Tips: 3 Quick And Easy Tips To Thicken Raita And Make It Creamier The raitas that we get at restaurants usually have a thick consistency. Be it fried boondi or fresh cut onion and tomatoes, raitas taste the best when there's a slight crunch in them....
16:52, 09/17/2019

How To Make UP-Style Matar Or Matra Chaat At Home (Watch Video) A fiery mix of boiled peas mixed with onion, ginger, coriander, lemon juice and roasted Indian spices, Matra Chaat is a sensation across North India....
16:52, 09/17/2019

Elliott doesn't trust AT&T's John Stankey as a leader, but getting him ousted could create chaos Elliott Management may not see John Stankey as a future leader at AT&T, but bailing on him before he executes his integration plan has the potential for disaster....
17:17, 09/17/2019

Hurricane Humberto travel: Delta, American offer waivers; Carnival Cruise Line updates itineraries As is typical with major weather events, airlines and at least one cruise line are making adjustments for Hurricane Humberto.       ...
17:17, 09/17/2019

Trump after Saudi oil attack: 'I don't want war but we are prepared' Donald Trump has said it is "looking like" Iran was behind the attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, but he has insisted that he does not want war....
17:17, 09/17/2019

The silenced: meet the climate whistleblowers muzzled by Trump Six whistleblowers and ex-government scientists describe how the Trump administration made them bury climate science – and why they won’t stay quietFrom weakening vehicle emissions to blocking warnings about how coastal parks could flood or the impac...
17:51, 09/17/2019

'I thought it was basically amazing': readers' pick of the best movies since 2000 From No Country for Old Men to Paddington 2, Guardian readers on the best films of the 21st century so far•Read what the Guardian’s film critics opted for•Film-makers choose their No 1•Peter Bradshaw on why our No 1 is our No 1‘It reminds me how hard...
17:51, 09/17/2019

How the Ben Roethlisberger and Drew Brees injuries will shake up the NFL The injuries to the Steelers’ and Saints’ franchise quarterbacks have dramatically transformed the AFC and NFC playoff picturesWhen Jon Gruden was still an ESPN broadcaster and not a sentient meme, he would attend team practices across the league. He...
17:51, 09/17/2019

Spike Lee's hat trick: the story of his iconic Yankees baseball cap The filmmaker explains how he changed the history of headgear with a phone callRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplementI always enjoy wearing baseball caps. I got my first when I was six or seven y...
17:51, 09/17/2019

Veteran broadcast journalist Cokie Roberts dead at 75 Cokie Roberts, a pioneering female journalist with National Public Radio and ABC News, died on Tuesday at 75 at her home in Washington from complications due to breast cancer, her family said in a statement....
17:51, 09/17/2019

World Rugby admits concerns over proposed CVC and Six Nations deal • Private equity firm has agreed £300m package in principle• CVC already backs Gallagher Premiership and in Pro14 talksWorld Rugby officials have expressed their concern at the potential implications of Europe’s major rugby-playing nations signing a ...
18:17, 09/17/2019

German Book Prize shortlist announced For English readers, Saša Stanišić is the most famous author among the six finalists for the literature award. But before they're translated from German, here's a peek at the titles that are seen as this year's best....
18:18, 09/17/2019

Woman Who Accused Chinmayanand Of Rape Demands Action A young student, who accused the BJP's Chinmayanand of rape, has questioned why the law enforcement authorities have not taken action even a day after she gave a detailed statement before a......
18:51, 09/17/2019

Centre Thinking About Indo-Nepal Border Fencing, Says BJP MP Terming human trafficking the "most heinous crime", BJP MP Akshaibar Lal said today that the Centre is mulling the possibility of fencing the Indo-Nepal border to curb such illegal activities....
18:51, 09/17/2019

No Anticipatory Bail For Former Kolkata Commissioner Rajeev Kumar Former Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar on Tuesday failed to get relief from the Barasat District and Sessions Court on his anticipatory bail plea in the Saradha chitfund case....
18:51, 09/17/2019

California man’s vaping-related death marks 7th in nation A California man has died of a severe lung illness linked to vaping, state health officials said this week. The vaping-related death marks the second in the state and the seventh in the nation in recent months. ...
18:51, 09/17/2019

UFC fighter Kevin Lee put his Tesla on autopilot so he could play 'Super Smash Bros.' on the road (TSLA, NTDOY) Instagram UFC fighter Kevin Lee uploaded a video of himself playing "Super Smash Bros. Ultimate" on the Nintendo Switch while his Tesla was in autopilot mode. You can already play video games in the Tesla Model S using the car's 17-inch screen, but ...
18:51, 09/17/2019

AT&T accused of creating fake DirecTV Now accounts to improve numbers ahead of $85 billion Time Warner deal (T) Reuters/Brian Snyder AT&T allegedly pressured employees to start fake DirecTV Now accounts to improve subscriber numbers ahead of its $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner, according to a lawsuit accusing the company of deceiving shareholders. The...
18:51, 09/17/2019

HSBC's Geopolitical Balancing Act When investors worry about geopolitical risk, they tend to think of oil producers or car makers exposed to tariff threats. One company that gets less attention than it should is HSBC....
18:51, 09/17/2019

Swedish activist Thunberg joins other teens on Capitol Hill to urge climate action Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg joined other youth leaders to urge U.S. lawmakers to support “transformative climate action” during two days of meetings and speeches on Capitol Hill, starting on Tuesday....
18:51, 09/17/2019

What is a colostomy bag? What to know A colostomy bag collects fecal waste from the digestive tract after a person has a colostomy. Learn more about the different types and life with a colostomy bag here....
18:51, 09/17/2019

How long are cold sores contagious for? Cold sores are highly infectious blisters that develop on the lips and around the mouth. They result from a common viral infection and tend to be contagious for around 15 days. Learn more here....
18:51, 09/17/2019

Major data breach puts all Ecuadorans - including Julian Assange - at risk of identity theft, security firm warns The entire population of Ecuador – including Julian Assange, who spent years living at the country’s embassy in London -- might now be at risk of identity theft after a trove of personal data was found on an unsecured server, a cybersecurity firm is ...
19:17, 09/17/2019

| Stones injury exacerbates Man City defensive crisis Manchester City's problems at the heart of their defence are even worse with the news John Stones is set to miss up to six weeks with a muscular injury....
19:17, 09/17/2019

Watch: 'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek to undergo second round of chemotherapy: 'Cancer is mysterious' "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek announced on "Good Morning America" Tuesday that he has to undergo a second round of chemotherapy to deal with his stage 4 pancreatic cancer....
19:17, 09/17/2019

Barrick CEO says on track for Nevada JV cost savings Barrick Gold Corp is on track to achieve by end 2019 half of expected cost savings of $450 million to $500 million at its Nevada joint venture with Newmont Gold Corp, Barrick chief executive officer Mark Bristow said on Tuesday....
19:17, 09/17/2019