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05/23/2019

The smartphone industry could completely change after Qualcomm's disastrous ruling Qualcomm, the world's largest maker of smartphone modems and microchips, illegally charges companies sky-high prices to license its technology, a fede...
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Here's the worst-case scenario for the US-China trade war It turns out trade wars are not short and not so easy to win, as President Donald Trump once tweeted. As the US-China trade war drags on, economists a...
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MS Dhoni Should Bat At No. 5 In World Cup 2019: Sachin Tendulkar Over the years, MS Dhoni has proved that he can vary the pace of his innings at will and that is what makes him so dangerous in the shorter formats of...
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French Open: Uncertainty Over Serena Williams Fitness, Naomi Osaka Form Serena Williams heads into this year's French Open with questions surrounding her fitness while Naomi Osaka needs to rediscover her best form to solid...
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Team Profile, England: Hosts Desperate To Break World Cup Duck England will kick-start the tournament with everything seemingly in place to finally win a trophy that has eluded them for the competition's entire 44...
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Dipa Karmakar Will Return To Gymnastics When Fully Fit, Says Coach Dipa Karmakar's rehabilitation after a knee injury is taking longer than usual, forcing her out of the Asian Championships scheduled from June 13-16....
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Shahid Afridi Wants No Excuse From 'Balanced' Pakistan World Cup Squad Shahid Afridi said that the best part about this team was that the batting, which has always been an area of concern, has looked good this time round....
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What Is The Game of Thrones Cast Working On Next? Many of the leading actors—like Emilia Clarke, Sophie Turner, and Maisie Williams—do have interesting projects in the works, some even coming out now...
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How To Hack Your Hand Luggage Allowance Going hand-luggage only is the key to a seamless flight, but those restrictions are ever so limiting. Make the most of yours with these clever liquid-...
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Real life great white shark warning at Jaws film beach In a perfect case of life imitating art, a 500lb great white and a nursery of younger sharks have been traced to an affluent stretch of Long Island th...
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|ChinaurgesUStofix'wrongpractices'toresumetradetalks China blamed Washington for wrecking trade talks and insisted the US must alter its 'wrong practices' before negotiations can resume, leaving the next...
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|CosatuwantsGordhan'sPublicEnterprises'sdepartmentscrapped Cosatu wants state companies to be managed by various ministries and wants the Department of Public Enterprises scrapped when President Cyril Ramaphos...
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|InquiryhearsTransnetfleetnowworseoffthanbeforebillionrandacquisitions Former Transnet Engineer, Francis Callard, appeared near to tears as he concluded three days of testimony about irregular procurement processes at the...
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|ReserveBankagainkeepsreporateunchangedat6.75% Governor of the SA Reserve Bank Lesetja Kganyago announced the benchmark rate call at a media briefing in Pretoria on Thursday afternoon, following a ...
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|'Whac-a-Mole'stockmarketisnowgettinghitfromallsides There’s the trade war, the escalating conflagration in Washington, near-anarchy in the UK and tensions in the Middle East. Add perceptions of a stiffe...
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|FerialHaffajee:ForgetCabinet,cuttheprovincesandprovincialoverlordsinstead While all eyes are focused on how high President Cyril Ramaphosa will swing the axe as he cuts the size of his Cabinet, better efficiencies could come...
17:48, 05/23/2019

Your Future, Bad Decision-Making Self Will Thank You For Saving On Pedialyte Look, we all have our ways to handle a hangover. In our youth, it used to be greasy food and Gatorade. Now, the only way to survive a hangover is Pedi...
17:48, 05/23/2019

Knicks Say Kristaps Porzingis Demanded To Be Traded Or He'd Go Back To Europe The most detailed tick-tock of the Jan. 31 trade that sent Kristaps Porzingis from the Knicks to the Mavericks revealed that it wasn’t nearly as sudde...
17:48, 05/23/2019

The Bitter Life Of A Shattered Jockey: A Mostly True Story The 1973 Philadelphia Sports Writers Association Awards banquet wasn’t lacking for starpower. Flyers legend Bobby Clarke, who became only the ninth pl...
17:48, 05/23/2019

Finally Try Out This Cult-Favorite Japanese Sunscreen While It’s On Sale Does your skin turn a nice tomato red after only five minutes of sun exposure? You better stock up on some sunscreen now before you’re assaulted by UV...
17:48, 05/23/2019

PSG President Charged For Alleged Bribery Over World Championships In Athletics Bid If there’s one realm of sports more openly corrupt than soccer, it is international athletics competition. Further proof of this well-known fact comes...
17:48, 05/23/2019

George W. Bush honors former President Roh Moo-hyun in South Korea Former U.S. President George W. Bush was in South Korea on Thursday to pay tribute to his counterpart, South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun, at an even...
17:48, 05/23/2019

Pakistan tests nuclear-capable missile with 900-mile range Pakistan conducted a successful test of a ballistic missile Thursday, which is capable of carrying a nuclear warhead nearly 1,000 miles, officials sai...
17:48, 05/23/2019

U.S. lawmakers say World Health Organization shares blame in opioid crisis Two members of Congress have issued a report that gives the United Nations' chief global health organization some responsibility for the opioid crisis...
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South Korea, Japan take part in U.S.-led Pacific naval exercise South Korea and Japan participated in a U.S.-led naval exercise on Thursday in the first joint maneuvers between the two countries since their militar...
17:48, 05/23/2019

WHO to invest $136M to combat snakebites Because snakebites kill and disable hundreds of thousands of people every year, the World Health Organization unveiled a new strategy Thursday to miti...
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Google searches for how to cancel HBO spiked after ‘Game of Thrones’ finale Game of Thrones season 8 is now beyond us, and we’ve come to accept HBO ruined the biggest TV show ever created. Again, it’s not the endin...
17:48, 05/23/2019

Netflix is releasing 56 new original movies and shows in June – here’s the full list It’s pretty big news that Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is coming to Netflix late next month. People en masse didn’t expect too much f...
17:48, 05/23/2019

Sony envisions 'clothes' with haptic feedback for PSVR Sony might have grander virtual reality ambitions for the PlayStation 5 beyond a headset and traditional controllers to let you play games Ready Playe...
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Judith Kerr – a life in pictures Judith Kerr, the author and illustrator whose debut picture book, The Tiger Who Came to Tea, introduced generations of preschool children to the joyfu...
17:32, 05/23/2019

'I don't do cover-ups': Trump lashes out over Pelosi accusation – video Donald Trump rejected a charge by the House speaker, Nancy Pelosi, that he was engaged in a cover-up, saying he was the "most transparent president" t...
17:32, 05/23/2019

The Nightingale: watch the trailer for the Babadook director's brutal new film – video Described by the Guardian as ‘a particularly brutal serving of Tasmanian gothic’, the second film by Australian director Jennifer Kent is set in 1825 ...
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Dog jumps from stolen campervan during police chase – video Woman in stolen campervan leads Los Angeles police on chase in which she smashes into cars and curbs before crashing to a stop against a palm tree wit...
17:32, 05/23/2019

‘The stories are a bit sinister’: the secrets of London’s hidden rivers revealed Exhibition including skulls, weapons and toilet seats recovered from unseen waterways beneath Londoners’ feet gives new insight into city’s historyWhe...
17:32, 05/23/2019

In Germany's smallest state, traditional politics is in tatters The demise of the centre-left SPD in Bremen could herald bigger changes nationwideA bronze statue outside Bremen town hall reminds visitors this north...
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Italian 'Satanic panic' case returns to court two decades later Book says officials manipulated children into making abuse claims, leading to convictions, family separations and deathsIn the early hours of 7 July 1...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Argentina and Algeria stamp out malaria in 'historic achievement' Improvements in detection, diagnosis and treatment hailed by World Health Organization as ‘a model for other countries’ Algeria and Argentina have bee...
17:32, 05/23/2019

'We'll fight to the end': China's media ramps up rhetoric in US trade war Voices within Chinese state and private media grow more strident as tensions mountOver the last week, China’s state media outlets have called the US g...
17:32, 05/23/2019

EU citizens in UK complain of being denied right to vote People are reportedly being turned away from European election polling booths due to admin errorsA nationwide picture is emerging of EU citizens in th...
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Theresa May to hold talks with ministers in bid to stave off exit PM clinging on despite extreme pressure from her party to quit as soon as EU elections are overFollow all the latest updates – politics liveTheresa Ma...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Judith Kerr, beloved author of The Tiger Who Came to Tea, dies aged 95 Writer and illustrator of more than 30 books, including the Mog series based on her pet cats, arrived in England in 1936 as a refugee from the NazisSh...
17:32, 05/23/2019

PSG president under investigation in IAAF corruption case Nasser al-Khelaifi is a suspect in French inquiry into bids for athletics World ChampionshipsParis Saint-Germain’s president, Nasser al-Khelaifi, has ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Football coach Bob Higgins guilty of 45 counts of indecent assault Former Southampton and Peterborough coach convicted of assaults on 23 boysA former football coach who helped launch the careers of a string of househo...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Michael Chang: ‘I chat with Ivan when I see him. But never about the French Open’ Thirty years on from his Paris triumph, the 1989 champion on underarm serving, toppling Lendl and how Tiananmen Square tinged success with sadnessIt i...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Mets call-up takes 112-mile Uber to stadium then belts sealing homer Rajai Davis, 38, arrived during third inning after 5pm call-upVeteran spent about $230 on Uber to stadium from AllentownRajai Davis took batting pract...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Trump's trade policy is a hot mess of conflicting goals – with few winners | Jeffrey Frankel Tariffs war with China has hurt almost every segment of the US economy Earlier this month, the US President, Donald Trump, suddenly revealed that a tr...
17:32, 05/23/2019

‘After sex on the damp sheets, we passed out’ – the worst moments from Moby’s memoir Natalie Portman has disputed the musician’s account of their ‘relationship’. But fear not: his new book has plenty more steamy storiesYou can tell a l...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Booksmart star Beanie Feldstein: ‘Everyone said we didn’t belong in LA’ She was Lady Bird’s best friend and her brother Jonah Hill got a tattoo in her honour – meet the sparky star of this summer’s wildest high school come...
17:32, 05/23/2019

US mafia explosives expert 'helped Sicilian mob kill judge' Informant says American helped Cosa Nostra assassinate Giovanni Falcone in 1992New York’s powerful Gambino mafia family sent a bomb expert to Sicily t...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Last known US slave ship found in Alabama The Clotilda was found by SEARCH Inc in collaboration with the Alabama Historical Commission The last ship known to smuggle slaves from Africa to the ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

California agencies fought fires on federal land. Now Trump won’t pay in full The US Forest Service audited the reimbursement sent by the state and is withholding $9m, saying they needed more documentationAs California prepares ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Mario Batali faces criminal charges for alleged assault in Boston Chef who faced multiple sexual misconduct accusations is charged with indecent assault and battery for allegedly groping a womanThe celebrity chef Mar...
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Trump calls former secretary of state Rex Tillerson 'dumb as a rock' – live Comment comes after reports that Tillerson testified this week that Putin was more prepared than the president for their 2017 meetingSign up for the U...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Bernie Sanders campaign rallies support at McDonald's strikes across US Campaign uses its extensive email list to protest for $15 minimum wage, union rights and actions against violence and harassmentSenator Bernie Sanders...
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Missouri: destructive tornado leaves three people dead and severe damage Series of devastating storms led to multiple tornadoes, leaving people injured and trapped in homes as torrid weather pummels parts of midwestA large ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Outcry after Trump officials reveal sixth migrant child died in US custody Ten-year-old girl from El Salvador died on 29 September ‘due to fever and respiratory distress’ after complications with surgeryThe Trump administrati...
17:32, 05/23/2019

'The Voice' champ Maelyn Jarmon is 'freaking out' over meeting Taylor Swift John Legend protegee Maelyn Jarmon is on cloud nine after meeting Taylor Swift and winning Season 16 of "The Voice" Tuesday night.    ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Makeup Kit: 'Game of Thrones' star Kit Harington trades sword for a makeup brush The actor, who played Jon Snow on the HBO hit, moonlighted as a makeup artist during the dragon pit scene of the "Game of Thrones" finale.  ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

In Syria, US fights ISIS, tangles with Turkey, and laments ‘what victory looks like’ THE OTHER WAR: As the United States considers sending up to 10,000 more troops to the Middle East to counter Iran, the war in Syria grinds on, with re...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Infectious diseases a rising threat among migrants at southern border Tuberculosis and other infectious diseases could spread among migrants clustered just south of the U.S.-Mexico border if the immigration crisis isn't ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Senate’s $750B defense bill endorses Trump’s Space Force but rejects his budget gimmick The Senate Armed Services Committee released its version of next year's defense budget, which embraces President Trump's Space Force proposal while re...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Man let massive head tumor grow for 20 years over alleged fear of surgery Surgeons successfully removed an 11-pound tumor from a man’s head after he finally sought help for the mass that had been reportedly growing for 20 ye...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Over 62,000 pounds of raw beef recalled over E. coli concerns An Illinois company issued a recall for over 62,000 pounds of beef ahead of what’s largely considered the kick-off to grilling season over concerns ab...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Woman claims botched 'at-home' tattoo landed her in hospital A 20-year-old woman who settled for a cheap tattoo after being told her selected parlor was fully booked said she will always “completely regret it” a...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Britain’s May hunkers down as premiership enters final stage British Prime Minister Theresa May is hunkered down with close allies as she considers whether to give in to relentless pressure to resign, or fight o...
17:32, 05/23/2019

7 Best Chicken Snacks Recipes To Try At Home | Chicken Snacks Recipes Chicken Snacks Recipes: Find here the best of chicken snacks recipes, complete with key ingredients and a step by step process. From momos, bruschetta...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Calories In Avocado: Amazing Avocado Nutrition Facts And Benefits You Must Know (With Recipes) Calories In Avocado: When it comes to dips, salads and desserts, one food that is being widely talked-about and used in various restaurants and cafes ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Kombucha: A Probiotic Super Drink That Is Healthful As Well As Delicious Kombucha is a wonder drink which is a new trendy substitute for unhealthy beverages, loaded with vitamins, minerals and antioxidants it helps in maint...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Review: All The Deliciousness Being Dished Out At Imperial Spice, CP Imperial Spice in Connaught Place, Delhi has introduced new and exciting dishes to its already stellar menu. Here's a peak at all the deliciousness th...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Diabetes: Unhealthy Eating Habits At Work Can Give Rise To Lifestyle Diseases Eating unhealthy food at workplace may put you at a more risk of catching diabetes and cardiovascular problems than other employees who opt for health...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Low Whole Grain, Dairy Intake Among Most Common Dietary Factors Linked To Cancers: Study A new study has now linked poor dietary habits to various different types of cancers, indicating that consuming healthy food is not just important for...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Taco Bell Plans Expansion in India With 600 New Locations Taco Bell plans to build 600 restaurant locations in India in the next 10 years and enter into new international markets as the Mexican-inspired fast-...
17:32, 05/23/2019

U.S. Jobless Claims Decreased Last Week The number of Americans filing applications for new unemployment benefits fell last week for the third consecutive week, pointing to a historically ti...
17:32, 05/23/2019

U.S. New-Home Sales Fell in April New-home sales in the U.S. declined in April, posting the largest monthly drop since the end of last year and signaling the housing market is on weake...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Judge Chides Qualcomm Executives Over FTC Trial Testimony This week’s court ruling against Qualcomm was more than a business setback: It came with a stinging rebuke of the chip giant’s leaders from the federa...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Matthias & Maxime review – Xavier Dolan's heartfelt tale of male longing Two friends’ playful kiss rekindles suppressed feelings in a film swept along by rattling dialogue and simmering tensionsXavier Dolan’s unstoppably ga...
17:32, 05/23/2019

The Lonely Island's Unauthorised Bash Brothers Experience: dizzyingly genius TV Like Beyoncé’s Lemonade ... but for 80s baseball players, this ‘visual poem’ sounds unbelievably niche. But it is, in fact, half an hour of hilarious ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

The Phantom Menace at 20: was the infamous prequel actually that bad? It’s 20 years since George Lucas outraged fans, derailed careers and introduced us to Jar Jar Binks. Is it time to forgive him?It is hard to believe t...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Dog weepie movies – ranked! With mutts all over our screens in John Wick 3, A Dog’s Journey, Paw Patrol and more, which of film’s furry friends can melt the most hearts?Russian m...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Terminator: Dark Fate trailer – first footage released online The sixth Terminator film, which brings back Linda Hamilton and Arnold Schwarzenegger, is produced by James Cameron The first teaser trailer for Termi...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Shares skid on view trade spat morphing into tech cold war World shares skidded lower on Thursday as concerns grew that the China-U.S. trade conflict was fast turning into a technology cold war between the wor...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Deutsche Bank CEO pledges tough investment bank cuts as shares hit low Deutsche Bank's chief executive promised shareholders "tough cutbacks" at its underperforming investment bank on Thursday as he battled to convince th...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Pompeo says Huawei CEO lying over ties to China government: CNBC U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday the chief executive of China's Huawei Technologies was lying about his company's ties to the Beij...
17:32, 05/23/2019

China says U.S. needs to fix 'wrong actions' as Huawei ban rattles supply chains China said the United States needs to correct its "wrong actions" in order for trade talks to continue after it blacklisted Huawei, a blow that has ri...
17:32, 05/23/2019

New tariffs on Chinese goods to cost typical U.S. household $831 a year: NY Fed research The newest round of U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports will cost the typical American household $831 annually, according to research on Thursday from the...
17:32, 05/23/2019

U.S. $16 billion farm aid program to help expand markets: USDA's Perdue U.S. President Donald Trump's $16 billion aid program will help American farmers hurt by the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, including efforts to open t...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Best Buy keeps full-year view, warns of higher prices from more tariffs Best Buy Co Inc on Thursday stuck to its full-year forecast due to the impact of the latest U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports and warned any new levies ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Tesla deliveries set to top record in second quarter: Musk email Tesla Inc is on course to top its record for quarterly deliveries in the second quarter, beating the 90,700 it sent to customers in the final quarter ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

ICAO council holding 'informal briefing' on Boeing 737 MAX: spokesman The International Civil Aviation Organization council is holding an "informal briefing" on the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX on Thursday, a spokesman sai...
17:32, 05/23/2019

GSK to change incentives for sales representatives British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline said on Thursday it will change incentives for sales representatives in some countries as it looks to retain talent....
17:32, 05/23/2019

Morgan Stanley shareholders vote to approve executive pay, director Morgan Stanley said on Tuesday that more than 95 percent of shares voted to approve its executive compensation packages and that all of its directors ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Novartis CEO sees China M&A hampered by data, regulatory standards Novartis Chief Executive Vas Narasimhan said takeover targets in China for global pharmaceuticals companies are scarce due to little drug discovery by...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Novartis CEO sees chance to accelerate profit margin target Novartis could reach its main drugs business's margin target "a little sooner" than 2022, as it now forecasts, as it cuts costs and as new drugs inclu...
17:32, 05/23/2019

FAA meets with air regulators on fate of Boeing 737 MAX The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators Thursday from around the world to assess the status of the grounded B...
17:32, 05/23/2019

U.S., China exchange barbs over Huawei as trade tensions flare The United States and China had a heated exchange on Thursday, with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accusing the chief executive of Huawei Technol...
17:32, 05/23/2019

U.S. home sales, manufacturing stumble; labor market strong Sales of new U.S. single-family homes fell from near an 11-1/2-year high in April as prices rebounded and manufacturing activity slowed to its lowest ...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Nissan board nominees not broaching merger issue: member Nissan Motor Co is not considering the possibility of a merger with top shareholder Renault at the moment, and none of the nominees to the Japanese au...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Wall Street slides on fears of likely U.S.-China tech cold war Wall Street's main indexes fell more than 1% on Thursday, as technology stocks were hammered by fears that the U.S.-China trade spat could turn into a...
17:32, 05/23/2019

‘Velocity is the number one thing’: This high-tech biomechanics lab is changing baseball Driveline Baseball is helping pitchers throw harder than ever, using sophisticated equipment and an intellectual approach. Its influence can be felt a...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Juncos Racing signs up sponsors for Indy 500 run INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Juncos Racing has signed deals with insurance company NFP and Global Medical Response to sponsor the No. 32 car that Kyle Kaiser w...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Aging voters in Greece keep traditional campaigning alive KARPENISI, Greece (AP) — As balloting for the European Parliament gets underway Thursday, voters over 55 are emerging as a powerful bloc on a rapidly ...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Dogs involved in fatal attack on teen to be euthanized DIGHTON, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say five dogs that attacked and killed a 14-year-old Massachusetts boy who regularly took care of them will be eutha...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Crews Searching For Missing Kayaker In Pike County (MOUNTAIN TOP NEWS) – Emergency crews are searching the river in Pikeville for a missing kayaker. According to our news partners at Mountain Top...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Baltimore recovers from ransomware slowly to ensure security BALTIMORE (AP) — An official with Baltimore mayor’s office says the city’s IT team is restoring computer systems slowly to ensure their se...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Homeless Tennessee student graduates as valedictorian MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A homeless Tennessee student has graduated as his high school’s valedictorian and was offered dozens of scholarships total...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Bureau of Prisons confirms release of ‘American Taliban’ John Walker Lindh, captured on Afghanistan battlefield in 2001 TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Bureau of Prisons confirms release of ‘American Taliban’ John Walker Lindh, captured on Afghanistan battlefield i...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Va. police ordered to release white nationalist rally plans CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia judge has ordered state police to release a redacted copy of their operational plans for the deadly 2017 white ...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks open sharply lower on trade fears NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are falling at the open on Wall Street as investor...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Mexico official says former Pemex chief was sanctioned MEXICO CITY (AP) — The head of Mexico’s financial intelligence unit says that a former executive at the state-owned oil company who was sanction...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Kentucky man acquitted in 4-year-old foster son’s death ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A jury has acquitted a Kentucky man who was accused of killing his 4-year-old foster son. News outlets report the Elizabetht...
17:16, 05/23/2019

GLAAD: LGBTQ representation in film is up, but not for all LOS ANGELES (AP) — The advocacy organization GLAAD says that LGBTQ representation is up for major studio films released in 2018, but that none include...
17:16, 05/23/2019

US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline WASHINGTON (AP) — US new-home sales slumped 6.9% in April; sales of homes deemed affordable for middle class source of decline....
17:16, 05/23/2019

US new-home sales fell 6.9% in April WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new U.S. homes sank 6.9% in April, driven by a decline in the sale of homes worth less than $300,000 that are generally bou...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Rotten Tomatoes to link audience ratings to ticket purchases LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rotten Tomatoes is taking another step to verify that users posting a rating of a movie have actually seen it. The review aggregato...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Museum apologizes to minority students told: ‘No watermelon’ BOSTON (AP) — Boston’s venerable Museum of Fine Arts has apologized to a group of minority middle school students who say they were subjected to...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Clawdaddy’s Restaurant Shuts Its Doors After 6 Years LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Lexington seafood restaurant has shut its doors after six years in the community. Clawdaddy’s announced Wednes...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Former Brazil midfielder Julio Baptista retires from soccer SAO PAULO (AP) — Former Brazil midfielder Julio Baptista is retiring from soccer. The 37-year-old Baptista, who won two Copa America titles and also p...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Tesla shares recover after analyst’s prediction of trouble Shares of Tesla opened lower Thursday, but recovered into positive territory a day after an influential analyst questioned whether the company will be...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Deputy is fired a day after filing to run against sheriff KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida deputy was fired a day after filing to run against his boss in a 2020 sheriff’s race. The Orlando Sentinel repo...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Sanders: ‘Insane’ to talk infrastructure after Pelosi remark WASHINGTON (AP) — White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders says “it’s insane” to think infrastructure talks can continue as if House Sp...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Survivor recalls Florida serial killer as he’s set to die TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A serial killer whose murderous spree claimed the lives of 10 women in Florida in 1984 is set to die. Bobby Joe Long is sched...
17:16, 05/23/2019

The Latest: Slain CIA officer’s daughter slams Lindh release TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on John Walker Lindh’s release from prison (all times local): 10:25 a.m. The daughter of a CIA officer kille...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Federal prosecutors in New York charge banker with trying to buy Trump administration post with loan approvals NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors in New York charge banker with trying to buy Trump administration post with loan approvals....
17:16, 05/23/2019

Kim Kardashian West locks arms with prison reform warriors NEW YORK (AP) — Brittany K. Barnett and MiAngel Cody are warrior attorneys with a mission: freeing nonviolent drug offenders serving life in a federal...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Bank CEO charged with trying to trade loans for Trump post NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors have charged a banker with trying to buy himself a role in President Donald Trump’s administration by making...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Texas gives football coach Herman 2-year contract extension AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The University of Texas System regents have approved a two-year contract extension for Longhorns football coach Tom Herman after ...
17:16, 05/23/2019

NBCSN to air 30-minute interview with Lance Armstrong NBCSN will broadcast an interview with Lance Armstrong following Game 2 of the Stanley Cup finals. The network announced Thursday that the 30-minute s...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Wildfires sweep across Israel as heatwave grips region JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police have ordered the evacuation of several communities in southern and central Israel as wildfires rage amid a major heatw...
17:16, 05/23/2019

The Latest: Injuries reported in town of Eldon, Missouri JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on severe weather moving across the central United States (all times local): 9:40 a.m. A local emergency managem...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Searchers find small plane in Lake Michigan; 2 men missing FRANKFORT, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have found the wreckage of a small plane that went missing over Lake Michigan with two men aboard. The Michigan St...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Jets’ Gase: Had no input on GM firing; excited about Bell FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets coach Adam Gase insists he had no input on the firing of general manager Mike Maccagnan and says he never aske...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Yankees’ CC Sabathia placed on IL with knee inflammation BALTIMORE (AP) — New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia has been placed on the 10-day injured list with right knee inflammation. The team announced it T...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Asian, Asian American heroes to power Marvel comics series Asian superheroes — assemble. Marvel Comics is giving ink to an unprecedented team-up of its mightiest Asian and Asian American heroes, also known as ...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Julian Castro joins McDonald’s strikers in North Carolina DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential contender Julian Castro has joined a march to a McDonald’s restaurant in North Carolina to draw atte...
17:16, 05/23/2019

The Latest: US markets dip as trade tensions continue NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on trade tensions between the United States and China (all times local): ___ 11:00 a.m. Stocks are sinking sharply in morni...
17:16, 05/23/2019

The Latest: Speedway unlikely to move up Indy 500 start time INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the Indianapolis 500 (all times local): 10:45 a.m. Indianapolis Motor Speedway President Doug Boles said it’s ...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Older Americans more likely to cite workplace discrimination CHICAGO (AP) — A poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research says about half of Americans think there’s age discriminat...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Brazilian player Nikao targeted with racist slurs SAO PAULO (AP) — Athletico Paranaense midfielder Nikao says he has been racially abused online by Spanish speaking fans since playing against an Argen...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Florida day care owner arrested after baby dies in hot van JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say they’ve arrested the co-owner of a Florida day care after a 5-month-old was left in a hot van and died...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Cuba tries to revive its once-great railway network HAVANA (AP) — Cuba’s railway system is undergoing a major overhaul, with the government pushing a program to revamp the decrepit and aging netwo...
17:16, 05/23/2019

‘Real Housewives’ husband gets reprieve in deportation fight NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The husband of a “Real Housewives of New Jersey” cast member has won a reprieve in his deportation battle. The 3rd U.S...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Pilot charged in Kentucky triple slaying pleads not guilty FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A pilot charged in the 2015 shooting deaths of three people in western Kentucky has pleaded not guilty. News outlets report Chri...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Apple pledges to notify users of potential iPhone slowdowns Apple became more upfront with iPhone users after it was compelled to admit that it deliberately slowed down iPhones in older devices to balance out p...
17:16, 05/23/2019

A warranty fraudster tricked Apple into replacing 1,500 fake iPhones Apparently, some counterfeit iPhones are good enough to fool Apple itself -- especially if they can't be switched on. Quan Jiang, a Chinese natio...
17:16, 05/23/2019

NYC will accept Google Pay on some subway and bus routes If you have Google Pay, you might be able to tap your phone for subway or bus payments in NYC in the near future. The tech giant has teamed up with Th...
17:16, 05/23/2019

The Bitcoin Ponzi scam that won't go away This article was produced in partnership with Point, a YouTube channel for investigative journalism. In an industry rife with scams, one cryptocurre...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Amazon is reportedly working on an emotion-detecting wearable Amazon is reportedly working on a wrist-worn gadget that's able to detect your emotional state. The device would pair with a smartphone and use m...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Clean freaks: Share your thoughts about the iRobot Roomba i7+ People have been arguing about the utility of robot vacuums for as long as there have been robot vacuums. Some feel they're just expensive gadget...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Senators propose legislation to protect your phone at the border For years, US border agents have been demanding access to digital devices as people pass into and out of the country. The practice has raised red flag...
17:16, 05/23/2019

uTalk can teach you a new language for just $20 It's been proven time and time again that learning a new language is one of the best things you can do in order to keep your mind active and heal...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Hyperloop TT outlines how it should be regulated in Europe The European Commission is reviewing what could become the first set of industry-wide hyperloop guidelines. Today, Hyperloop Transportation Technologi...
17:16, 05/23/2019

‘Violent tornado’ takes aim at Jefferson City after 3 killed in southwest Missouri A deadly storm system swept across Missouri on Wednesday, killing at least three people in the southwestern part of the state and causing extensive da...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Class 2019: List of TUSD graduation ceremonies Closeup of a 2019 Graduation Tassel at a graduation ceremony. Getty Images TUCSON –Tucson Unified School District’s graduation commencement ceremonies...
17:16, 05/23/2019

TUSD senior overcomes many obstacles to graduate TUCSON – Tucson Unified School District (TUSD) seniors are graduating Thursday evening. Grecia Cubillas is about to graduate high school. She is...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Thursday Forecast: Cool conditions on tap TUCSON – It’s going to be another cool day in Southern Arizona. This week’s second storm system passed through Arizona this morning, leav...
17:16, 05/23/2019

‘American Taliban’ Lindh being released after 17 years FILE – American John Walker Lindh is seen in this undated file photo obtained Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2002, from a religious school where he studied f...
17:16, 05/23/2019

4 the Weekend: Astronomy Night at the Desert Museum MUSIC  90’s House Party Saturday 8 p.m. AVA Amptheater This 90’s inspired concert will take places at AVA Amphitheater Saturday. Artists i...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Robert Smith pledged to pay off Morehouse graduates’ student loans. Is this fair to families who saved? Should families who didn't benefit from Smith's generous gift of paying off the student loans for the class of 2019 Morehouse graduates feel as though...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Escalating U.S.-China trade threats stagger global markets; Dow slumps more than 400 Global markets sagged Thursday as uncertainty over trade relations between the United States and China continued to sour investors. The Dow Jones indu...
17:16, 05/23/2019

Wall Street may need to worry about Trump impeachment talk President Trump declared legislative negotiations will grind to a halt until Democrats drops their investigations of him. As soon as late summer, acco...
17:16, 05/23/2019

New 2019 Skoda Superb facelift revealed with plug-in hybrid option News 23 May, 2019 A revised version of the range-topping Skoda Superb saloon and estate has been revealed, and it's now available a...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Why Saying ‘Like’ a Lot Is Like, Actually a Good Thing In 2016, I was offered a promo code to test out a new app designed to help young people talk without filler phrases like you know and like, so they co...
17:00, 05/23/2019

The First Terminator: Dark Fate Trailer Has Double the Terminator Trouble The first trailer for the third attempt at rebooting the Terminator franchise is here and, appropriately enough, the new Terminator power is in line w...
17:00, 05/23/2019

How Does a Chimpanzee Eat a Tortoise? By Smashing It Like a Coconut As omnivorous creatures, chimpanzees eat all sorts of things, including fruits, termites, tiny rodents, and even full-grown monkeys. As for chimps eat...
17:00, 05/23/2019

How to Prepare for the Changes Coming to Your Nest Account At its most recent developer’s conference, Google announced that it would be rebranding its Nest lineup of products, ultimately resulting in some chan...
17:00, 05/23/2019

The Queen recalls her trips around the world as she tours Britsh Airways HQ to celebrate airline's centenary The Queen happily recalled her millions of miles of travels on behalf of the country as she celebrated the centenary of British Airways today but laug...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Parents turn to Alexa to tell bedtime stories, research suggests More than a quarter of parents are relying on home assistants such as Alexa, apps and voice notes to read their children a bedtime story, research sug...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Shoppers camp out for days for limited edition Adidas trainers that double as free transport season ticket worth £650 Shoppers in Berlin camped out for days to get their hands on a pair of limited edition Adidas trainers which had the unusual quirk of an annual £650 (...
17:00, 05/23/2019

White House denies Trump storming out of meeting was a stunt The White House on Thursday denied that President Donald Trump's eruption one day earlier at a meeting with Democratic leaders was a pre-planned stunt...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Deal over disaster aid in flux as recess fast approaches Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell vowed that the Senate would vote on a disaster aid bill before it leaves Washington for a weeklong recess. But ...
17:00, 05/23/2019

NYSE Cuts Fees to Court Biotech Listings Away From Nasdaq The New York Stock Exchange is making a bid to lure biotech IPOs that usually go to Nasdaq, the latest sign of an intensifying rivalry between the exc...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Deutsche Bank CEO Signals More Cuts to Investment Bank Chief Executive Christian Sewing signaled Deutsche Bank will shrink its investment bank as it struggles to stabilize the business and regain support f...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Hedge Fund Titan David Tepper Plans to Return Investors' Money Hedge-fund manager David Tepper plans to turn Appaloosa LP into a family office managing his personal wealth as he spends more time focused on running...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Despite Markets' Jitters Over Trade, Signs of Longer-Term Fear Are Few Many consumers and money managers have indicated they remain upbeat about the future, despite concerns about the trade impasse between the U.S. and Ch...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Copper Slides on Heightened Growth Worries Copper prices slid for the fifth consecutive session, dropping alongside stocks and other risk assets following fresh data pointing to a slowdown in g...
17:00, 05/23/2019

U.S. Stocks, Bond Yields Fall Amid Trade Tensions The Dow fell more than 300 points after the latest flare-up in trade tensions battered shares of tech companies and sent investors seeking the safety ...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Treasury Yields Fall to Lowest Level Since 2017 Amid Growth Worries The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note fell to its lowest level since 2017, dragged down by growing investor concerns that trade tensions be...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Nasdaq Chief Testifies in ETF Theft Lawsuit Nasdaq’s chief executive, Adena Friedman, appeared in court as part of a lawsuit by the exchange against a former business partner that it contends st...
17:00, 05/23/2019

5 Reasons Why Everyone Should Upgrade to This New Powerful Smartphone vivo recently launched the 8GB RAM variant of its popular phone, V15Pro. The vivo V15Pro already offers a great set of features and with the addition ...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Tech trade war: After Huawei, which Chinese firms are next on US enemies list? If the cold war with China intensifies, more companies with alleged ties to the Chinese government could be prohibited from doing business with Americ...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Netflix: What's coming and going in June 2019 "Murder Mystery" starring Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston and new seasons of "Black Mirror," "Designated Survivor" and "Jessica Jones" are headed to...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Daniel Craig to undergo ankle surgery, 'Bond 25' unaffected The official Twitter account for the "James Bond" franchise has announced that Daniel Craig is set to undergo minor ankle surgery due to an injury he ...
17:00, 05/23/2019

For the first time in 47 years, Darrell Waltrip doesn't know what's next As the NASCAR Hall of Famer and longtime broadcaster heads into retirement next month, he's still wondering what he'll do. And he's still leaning on R...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Will Devin Haney become America's next boxing sensation? At only 20 years old, lightweight Devin Haney is considered one of boxing's elite prospects, compiling a 21-0 record in three years as a pro. And he's...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Mack Brown is back at UNC. Can he still run a program? Can a 67-year-old coach who has been out of football for six years restore dignity to a program he last coached in 1997? UNC and Mack Brown are bankin...
17:00, 05/23/2019

In memoriam: Why Marine Jamel Herring keeps fighting Former U.S. Marine Jamel Herring has faced unimaginable traumas. Getting through them hasn't been easy, but his determination to do so has never been ...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Mets lose McNeil, struggling Cano to injured list Robinson Cano, who is hitting .241 with 13 RBIs, has a quad strain, and Mets teammate Jeff McNeil, who is third in the NL with a .333 batting average,...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Rose: Howard hiring heals Fab Five wounds Former Fab Five member and current ESPN analyst Jalen Rose said that the hiring of Juwan Howard at Michigan resolves ongoing tensions between the form...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Navy F-35C may carry more weapons now that it's 'ready for war' As the F-35C becomes officially deemed “operational” and “ready for war," the Navy is adding weapons, sensors and software to the aircraft to expand i...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Facebook, YouTube most widely used platforms for US adults Looking at data from an annual telephone poll conducted by Pew Research Center and quantified in tables here by our partners at Statista, it's easy to...
17:00, 05/23/2019

China’s Supply of Minerals for iPhones and Missiles Could Be a Risky Trade Weapon The country dominates production of the rare earths used in myriad technologies, but tangled global supply chains make it hard to hit the U.S. directl...
16:48, 05/23/2019

By Jupiter! How the solar system’s giant made Earth ripe for life An audacious mission circling Jupiter’s poles is probing the planet’s deepest mysteries - including how it shaped our solar system and paved the way f...
16:48, 05/23/2019

CC Sabathia to injured list as it gets harder for Yankees CC Sabathia made it eight starts before his knee complained. The big left-hander is going on the injured list, the Yankees announced Thursday, with ri...
16:48, 05/23/2019

St. Thomas kicked out of football conference for beating the hell out of everybody The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has decided to oust St. Thomas, the largest school in the NCAA Division III league and the most succ...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Jeff McNeil, Robinson Cano to injured list in Mets blows The Mets are paying the price for hustling. Robinson Cano and Jeff McNeil both landed on the injured list Thursday, the former with a low-grade quad s...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Johnny Manziel gets first whiff of XFL interest from familiar face While the XFL hasn’t come calling for Johnny Manziel, June Jones, who coached Manziel with the CFL’s Tiger-Cats before being tasked to lea...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Gleyber Torres given day off, and Orioles must be going wild Those hymns and bells you’re hearing out of Baltimore are Orioles pitchers singing Hallelujah. For on the fourth day of the series, Gleyber sat....
16:48, 05/23/2019

Nearly 500 Children Have Been Infected With HIV in a Single Pakistani City. Here’s What to Know Nearly 500 children in a single Pakistani city have tested positive for HIV, in an outbreak that has led to the arrest of at least one doctor and high...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Barcelona wants to redeem itself with Copa del Rey title Barcelona will try to move past its Champions League elimination by winning a record fifth straight Copa del Rey title      ...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Olympic officials reassure sports federations about cuts An Olympic official has made a guarantee that should please the heads of world sports federations that are concerned that Tokyo Games organizers might...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Opinion: NASCAR races may be too long, but most drivers say don't touch Coca-Cola 600 NASCAR drivers will argue that many 500-mile and 400-mile races should be shortened but say the 600-mile marathon on Memorial Day weekend is sacred. ...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Alex Trebek had a classic response to James Holzhauer's 'two dimes' wager on Jeopardy James Holzhauer is getting close to breaking the record for most money won on "Jeopardy," and he's been comfortable on the cameras from the start...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Agent Scott Boras criticizes MLB as amateur prospect Carter Stewart skips draft for Japan Agent Scott Boras says MLB was a detriment to Carter Stewart's situation and that playing in Japan is a necessity, where he hopes to re-establish...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Along with racetrack deaths, horse racing now has another fear: slaughterhouses HBO's report sheds light on racing's darkest dynamic as thousands of failed and retired thoroughbreds are slaughtered for meat every year. ...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Florida high-school football recruit Joshua Ancrum killed after video game dispute Joshua Ancrum was shot and killed in Florida on Tuesday. His mother told a local TV station the shooting followed an argument about a video game. ...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Kevin Durant to the Knicks? Not so fast, says close friend, ex-teammate Kendrick Perkins To many people, Kevin Durant joining the Knicks this summer seems like a done deal. According to Kendrick Perkins, those people may be wrong.  &...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Putin honors FIFA's Infantino with state medal over 2018 World Cup FIFA President Gianni Infantino thanked Russia on Thursday for hosting the "best World Cup ever" as President Vladimir Putin presented him with a stat...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Qatari president of PSG under investigation in France for graft: source The Qatari president of French soccer club Paris Saint-Germain, Nasser al-Khelaifi, is under formal investigation in France for alleged corruption rel...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Tottenham Champions League parade: Club confirm plans for trophy parade if they beat Liverpool in Madrid Tottenham have confirmed plans for an open-top bus victory parade on Sunday, June 2, if they are successful in the previous night's Champions League F...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Charlton vs Sunderland: League One Play-Off Final 2019 prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, tickets Charlton will look to secure promotion back to the Championship after three seasons in the third tier of English football in the League One Play-Off F...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Adidas see great upside in 'stellar' Arsenal brand after years of under-performance Adidas believe that the "stellar" global brand of Arsenal is ripe for exploiting after agreeing a £60million-a-year deal to manufacture the Gunners' k...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Gold Prices Moves Lower To 32,670 Rupees In the national capital, gold of 99.9 per cent and 99.5 per cent purity dropped by Rs 10 each to Rs 32,670 per ten 10 grams and Rs 32,500 per 10 grams...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Employees' Provident Fund: Interest Rate, Withdrawal Rules, Key Details Employees' Provident Fund or EPF, a government-run pension scheme, fetches an interest at the rate of 8.65 per cent. It is a mandatory contribution fr...
16:32, 05/23/2019

The Best Board Game Ever, Now Cheaper Than Ever I realize that you’re not used to paying $93 for a board game, but you should make an exception for Gloomhaven. It’s Board Game Geek’s #1 board game e...
16:32, 05/23/2019

The Squirrel Girl team says goodbye on its own terms in this exclusive exit interview The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl is one of the greatest, unlikeliest success stories in superhero comics, turning a joke character into the star of a clev...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Sarah Connor's back in the first trailer for Terminator: Dark Fate We haven’t seen anything from Deadpool director Tim Miller’s new Terminator movie since last summer, when Paramount released a teaser image that featu...
16:32, 05/23/2019

The Lonely Island celebrate Jose Canseco, Mark McGwire, steroids in star-studded Netflix special Ahead of a U.S. tour next month, The Lonely Island—Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone, and Akiva Schaffer—have dropped a surprise, star-studded visual album ...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Bring medically proven opioid treatments into jails and prisons President Trump may have a reputation for toughness, but the White House is taking a different approach with its newest plan to counteract crime and a...
16:32, 05/23/2019

For military families living on the financial edge, money matters are complicated Personal finance can be tricky for military families dealing with frequent moves and lower income, not mention the stress of deployment to often dange...
16:32, 05/23/2019

In Egypt's Nile Delta, fishermen's families hope for a bigger catch In Egypt's Nile Delta, Om Ahmed ponders how her two sons will be able to marry and build new homes when they only earn about 70 Egyptian pounds ($4.10...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Teenage activists demand climate action on eve of global school strike Children, some as young as eight, will walk out of class in cities around the world on Friday in a fresh wave of strikes called by young people who fe...
16:32, 05/23/2019

New Jersey shore in 'really great shape' for summer thanks to mild winter and engineers A mild winter and restoration projects initiated after Hurricane Sandy in 2012 "have left most beaches in relatively good shape,” an expert said...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Hail an Uber submarine, scUber, and have your driver take you to the Great Barrier Reef Uber announced a ride-share submarine – aptly named scUber – for riders to explore Australia's Great Barrier Reef inside an underwate...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Airfare deals: The cheapest dates for summer flights The time to shop for summer flights is now. These guidelines will help you find the cheapest days for travel in the U.S. and Europe.   ...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Hawaii’s Kailua Beach tops 2019 'best beach' list In Kailua, the sand is soft and white, the water is clear and calm, and the view is exactly what you would expect from a beach in the Hawaiian Islands...
16:32, 05/23/2019

American CEO: 'I don't know … that any amount of marketing' can reassure flyers on 737 Max American CEO Doug Parker said marketing won't convince skittish travelers, but if pilots board, travelers should know Boeing 737 Max is "100% saf...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Break out the sanitizer: 10 of the germiest places you encounter while traveling Do you ever get sick when you travel? Chances are you’ve contracted something from one of the offenders on this list of the germiest places. &#...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Esquire editor-in-chief Jay Fielden to step down Esquire editor-in-chief Jay Fielden told staffers on Thursday that he is exiting the venerable but struggling men’s title at the end of June, the late...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: Can Kevin Cron find an opening? How close is Yordan Alvarez? The minor league leader in home runs is a 26-year-old with MLB bloodlines and no clear path to the majors. Scott White considers his top prospects to ...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Best free Android games to play on your phone or tablet in 2019 Smartphones are the pocket computers that we used to dream of back in the 90s and early 00s. Not only are they great for browsing the Internet, chatti...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Samsung could soon break camera resolution record... with a mid-range phone The Galaxy A70 comes with a 32 + 8 + 5MP triple lens setupSamsung's mid-range smartphone lineup is larger and more diverse than ever, as the world's t...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Deal: Apple Watch Series 4 models available at all-time low prices on Amazon Apple's love for high profit margins combined with its popularity means the company's products are very rarely discounted. But if you hop over to Amaz...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Samsung has renewed its Android license deal with Google citing 'stable collaboration' Despite Google's run-ins with the European Union laws regarding its Mobile Application Distribution Agreements (MADA) with phone makers, Samsung has t...
16:32, 05/23/2019

What would you buy: LG G8 or Google Pixel 3a XL? Over the last few years, LG's phones haven't done... amazing. A few months after their release, some deals start rolling in and the prices rarely boun...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Why Amsterdam wants tourists to go elsewhere Amsterdam's urban charms have always been a draw for tourists, but now the city is trying to reduce visitor numbers. One message: Go see the rest of t...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Whidbey Island, west coast answer to Martha's Vineyard Although Whidbey Island is only about 30 miles from Seattle, it feels much farther away. Find out the best things to do at this idyllic Washingston st...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Watch: St. Louis Cardinals, Kansas City Royals split double-header The St. Louis Cardinals and Kansas City Royals split a day-night double-header, with each team pocketing lopsided victories in the two-game series imp...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Watch: Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hits 424-foot bomb for first Toronto homer Toronto Blue Jays phenom Vladimir Guerrero Jr. swatted his first career home run in Toronto during a 6-5 loss to the Boston Red Sox at Rogers Centre....
16:16, 05/23/2019

US To Execute Man Convicted Of Kidnapping, Killing Eight Women In 1984 A 65-year-old man known as one of Florida's most notorious serial killers who was convicted of kidnapping, sexually assaulting and killing eight women...
16:16, 05/23/2019

"American Taliban" John Walker Lindh Released From Prison: Reports John Walker Lindh, the US Muslim convert who came to be known as the "American Taliban" after being captured while fighting in Afghanistan in 2001, wa...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Pakistan Received $6.5 Billion Loan From China In July-April: Report For the first time Pakistan has disclosed that it has taken a total debt of $6.5 billion from China in the current financial year, which is equal to 7...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Critic’s Pick: ‘Barbara Rubin’ Review: An Overlooked Filmmaker Gets Her Due Chuck Smith’s documentary charts the life of Barbara Rubin, the little-known but influential filmmaker who had alliances with the likes of Andy Warhol...
16:16, 05/23/2019

NASA will send your name to the Red Planet on the Mars 2020 rover Mars 2020 is shaping up nicely, with NASA recently revealing that its rover-hauling spacecraft is essentially complete and currently undergoing testin...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Massive double asteroid will cruise by Earth later this week Most space rocks that pass nearby Earth are solo travelers making their way around the Sun and slipping past our planet as they do so. Asteroid 1999 K...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Mysterious ozone-destroying pollution has been traced to China Last year, a report surfaced that suggested someone, somewhere was producing a huge amount of an ozone-destroying chemical which had already been bann...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Measles spreads to another state, with half of the U.S. now reporting new cases With new reports of measles popping up on a daily basis it was all but inevitable that this day would come, and here we are: Half of all U.S. states h...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Scientists studied baby shark vomit and realized they eat a ton of birds When you think of the diet of a shark you probably don’t imagine the top-tier ocean predators feasting on birds — and not sea birds, but t...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Rihanna Launches Her Fenty Fashion Brand With Paris Pop-Up Store (PARIS) — Rihanna, the first black woman in history to head up a major Parisian luxury house, is unveiling her first fashion designs for Fenty a...
16:16, 05/23/2019

TikTok Is Turning New Artists Into Viral Sensations. But Who Actually Benefits? In 2017, a little-known rapper named Supa Dupa Humble released his song “Steppin'” to a muted response. He moved on to other projects, but...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Actor Michael D. Cohen Has Something to Share: ‘I Transitioned’ Ryan Pfluger for TIMEActor Michael D. Cohen in Burbank, Calif. on April 16, 2019. “We need more sweat!” On that command, a production assi...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Quentin Tarantino Was Questioned About Why Margot Robbie Didn’t Have Many Speaking Lines in His Movie. They Both Had Very Different Responses. Quentin Tarantino’s new film Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood had its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival on Tuesday, and some membe...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Thai court blocks anti-junta politician from joining House A Thai court has blocked the leader of a new anti-junta political party from taking his seat in Parliament while it determines whether he violated ele...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Chimpanzees spotted cracking open tortoises for meat Scientists say they have observed wild chimpanzees tucking into an unusual snack: tortoises, whose hard shells they cracked against tree trunks before...
16:16, 05/23/2019

European Central Bank more concerned about growth rebound Top officials at the European Central Bank at their last meeting held on to their hopes for a return to stronger growth in the second half of the year...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Samsung’s new AI can create talking avatars with a single photo Samsung’s research center at Moscow has developed a new AI that can create talking avatars of photos and paintings without using any 3D modeling. A pa...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Google and Facebook are gonna hate Apple’s new privacy-preserving online ads Apple has outlined a new plan to make online ads private. A new Safari feature, called Privacy Preserving Ad Click Attribution, aims to stop ads from ...
16:16, 05/23/2019

As Bitcoin surges, hackers rush to spread cryptocurrency malware on Google Play An unfortunate consequence of Bitcoin’s price revival in recent weeks is the resurgence of cryptocurrency malware on Google Play. ESET security resear...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Rabobank is the second major bank to cancel its cryptocurrency wallet After exploring the opportunity last year, major Dutch bank Rabobank has decided it’s not going to take its plans for a cryptocurrency wallet any furt...
16:16, 05/23/2019

This female-led company is using blockchain to promote sustainability At TNW Conference, we explored the future of tech, including blockchain and cryptocurrency. While the latter tends to have its literal ups and downs, ...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Bolt won’t beat Uber by copying it – it needs to forge its own path Bolt, previously known as Taxify, is a ride-sharing app and one of Estonia‘s four unicorns (AKA startups valued at over $1 billion). On a visit to Tal...
16:16, 05/23/2019

How our interactions with voice assistants normalize sexual harassment For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Huawei’s next big challenge is building its own OS After a bunch of companies stopped trading with Huawei, the company is preparing for life after that. Most important of them all was Google, whose ban...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Take the first step toward a coding career with this $11 JavaScript Course With 299 lectures, more than 30 hours of content and 70 different hands-on exercises, this training will have even a coding first-timer grasping the d...
16:16, 05/23/2019

Thailand’s oldest bank hints at new blockchain app powered by Ripple Thailand‘s oldest bank, Siam Commerical Bank (SCM), has hinted it will be experimenting with blockchain technology powered by Ripple. Earlier this wee...
16:16, 05/23/2019

A growing number of Chinese consumers are switching from Apple's iPhone, paper says Huawei is winning over more and more Apple fans in China as the escalated trade tensions stoked "nationalist sentiment," according to South China Morn...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Start-up of Bahrain LNG import terminal delayed to Q3 The start-up of the Bahrain liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal has been delayed to the third quarter this year from May, Teekay LNG Partners ...
16:00, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo says Huawei CEO lying over ties to govt -CNBC U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday the chief executive of China's Huawei Technologies was lying about his company's ties to the Beij...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Veteran German auto boss joins board of U.S. self-driving software startup A company working to make open-source self-driving software reliable enough to be used in commercially available vehicles said it had hired a former G...
16:00, 05/23/2019

U.S. smartphone financing tech startup PayJoy raises $20 mln PayJoy, a startup that has developed smartphone technology to facilitate access to credit in emerging markets, has raised $20 million from venture cap...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Chilean lithium producer SQM's profits fall on lower prices, higher royalties SQM, the world's No. 2 producer of lithium, said on Thursday that first-quarter earnings dropped by nearly one-third on a slump in prices of the ultra...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Brazil's SBF Group makes counteroffer for Netshoes Brazil's Grupo SBF, owner of sporting goods chain Centauro, has submitted a counteroffer of $2.80 per share to acquire online shoe retailer Netshoes L...
16:00, 05/23/2019

BT Group halves former CEO's bonus after investor disquiet Britain's biggest broadband and mobile provider BT Group said on Thursday former Chief Executive Officer Gavin Patterson had agreed to a halving of hi...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Natura to boost revenues by investing in Avon brand and digital transformation-CEO Brazilian cosmetics firm Natura expects to boost revenues by investing in brand and digital capabilities after sealing a deal to merge with Avon Produ...
16:00, 05/23/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens lower on fears of broader trade spat with China U.S. stocks opened lower on Thursday, as investors feared that the U.S.-China trade spat could spiral into a technology cold war between the two count...
16:00, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil's SBF Group makes counteroffer for Netshoes Brazil's Grupo SBF, owner of sporting goods retailer Centauro, has submitted a counteroffer of $2.80 per share to acquire online shoe retailer Netsho...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Watch CNBC's full interview with Secretary Mike Pompeo on China and the Iran conflict Secretary Mike Pompeo joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the most pressing issues in geopolitical politics, specifically the trade war in China, the curren...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Pompeo painted Huawei as long-term national security threat, says policy expert American Enterprise Institute's James Pethokoukis and Capital Alpha Managing Director James Lucier join "Squawk Box" to discuss Secretary of Stat...
16:00, 05/23/2019

‘Vladimir Putin’ Talk Show in U.K. Prompts Sharp Intake of Breath in Russia A new BBC comedy series will be led by a cartoon effigy of the Russian leader. “He doesn’t often get mocked and I don’t think that he’ll like it,” one...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Xiaomi Mi Polarised Pilot and Square Sunglasses Listed on Mi.com Both the variants are touted to offer 100 percent protection against UVA, UVB, and UVC rays up to 400 nanometres to protect your eyes under bright sun...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Samsung Galaxy S10 Trio Gets May Update With Camera Improvements: Report Samsung has reportedly started rolling out a new software update for the trio of Galaxy S10 smartphones. The update is currently said to be live in Sw...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Ultra-exclusive Rolls-Royce Wraith Eagle VIII revealed Rolls-Royce unveils latest 'Collection' special inspired by world's first non-stop transatlantic flight Rolls-Royce will use this year’s Concorso d’E...
16:00, 05/23/2019

2019 Skoda Superb revealed with plug-in hybrid option Skoda Superb iV Czech firm kicks off electrification programme with hybrid version of revamped flagship model Skoda has revealed the revised versio...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Skoda reveals electric Citigo-e iV as affordable EV offering Skoda's first electric car gets a 164-mile range and promises to be one of the best-value EVs on the market Skoda has officially unveiled its first p...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Fortnite Find Jonesy Behind a Fence Location for Downtown Drop Challenges Fortnite Downtown Drop Challenges went live this week, giving players loads of cool new things to do in Creative mode. Here's how you complete the Fin...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Pokemon GO Probopass: How to evolve Probopass in Pokemon Go with magnetic lure module? Niantic has introduced some new mechanics and evolutions to Pokemon Go this week, and with the update you can finally evolve the creepy nose-based Pok...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 16 Found In A Desert House With Too Many Chairs Location for Season 9 Fortbyte 16 of 100 is now live in the game with a clue that reads "Found In A Desert House With Too Many Chairs". Here's the location to help you loca...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Raytheon wins $151.5M contract to provide missile support for U.S., 20 allies Raytheon Missile Systems was awarded a $151.5 million contract to provide the United States and 20 allies with integrated logistics support and repair...
16:00, 05/23/2019

2 US warships sail through Taiwan Strait, draw China protest Taiwan's defense ministry says two U.S. warships have sailed through the Taiwan Strait in the latest apparent move by Washington to challenge China's ...
16:00, 05/23/2019

74-year-old woman kidnapped, raped in San Francisco home: police A 74-year-old woman was kidnapped in San Francisco street earlier this month, held captive for five hours, and raped repeatedly before being left semi...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Florida judge stuns courtroom, acquits mother accused of fracturing baby’s skull A Florida took judge took the unusual step last week of acquitting a mother who was fighting accusations that she brutally beat and hospitalized her 1...
16:00, 05/23/2019

3 deaths in Missouri as tornado strikes state capital A tornado has caused heavy damage in Missouri's capital city as severe weather swept across the state overnight, causing three deaths and trapping doz...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Man dies of mysterious head injury following Dave Matthews Band concert Darcy Smith left her souvenir T-shirt behind at a Dave Matthews Band concert near St. Louis last week and her husband Jasen went back to their seats t...
16:00, 05/23/2019

'Violent' tornado strikes Jefferson City, Missouri, as storms kill 3 and cause extensive damage statewide A "violent tornado" tore through Missouri's capital city late Wednesday under the cover of darkness, causing extensive damage as severe weather across...
16:00, 05/23/2019

'American Taliban' militant John Walker Lindh released from prison The Islamic militant who became known as the infamous "American Taliban" member was released from a U.S. federal prison Thursday despite lawmakers' co...
16:00, 05/23/2019

'American Taliban' Lindh being released after 17 years The California man who became known as the "American Taliban" after his battlefield capture in Afghanistan battlefield in November 2001 is being relea...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Images of destruction: Tornado Strikes Jefferson City A tornado has caused heavy damage in Missouri's capital city as severe weather swept across the state overnight, causing three deaths and trapping doz...
16:00, 05/23/2019

These are the features Microsoft has killed with Windows 10 May 2019 Update With every update, Windows 10 gains a lot of new features, but Microsoft also gives the elbow to some functionality, and highlights features which wil...
15:48, 05/23/2019

AI-driven Google Duplex still relies on humans manning the phones Google Duplex – the AI-powered service that can call restaurants to place a booking on your behalf – remains heavily reliant on human be...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Samsung just knocked £90 off its already cheap SIM-free Galaxy S10e price Voucher codes and price drops are common place in the world of mobile phone deals. A £10 drop here, a £30 drop there. Nice, but not exactly ...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is the UK's first 5G phone The race to bring 5G to the UK is coming to a head – EE announced it will switch on its network on May 30, beating the competition to the punch...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Cutting the queue with business mobility technology In today’s age of instant gratification, consumers are used to getting what they want, when they want. Every interaction we have with a brand i...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Better than Prime Day - time's running out to get the best Echo Dot deal ever When the Amazon Prime Day deals roll into town in July, it's a no-brainer that the Amazon Echo Dot will get a big discount like it does every yea...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Huawei sees fall in revenues due to US ban Huawei expects the US ban will not lead to negative growth or harm the development of its 5G industry despite reporting weaker revenues in April. ...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Best full-frame camera 2019: 10 advanced DSLRs and mirrorless cameras Full-frame cameras are aimed at photographers who want the best image quality possible without resorting to medium format cameras. So what's the ...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Worried about Alexa spying on you? This Raspberry Pi smart speaker for kids puts privacy first If privacy worries surrounding smart speakers are a major concern for you – particularly if your kids are using this tech – then a Raspb...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Amazon Alexa is rolling out to 2019 LG AI ThinQ TVs LG has announced that it's rolling out Amazon Alexa support to its 2019 LG AI ThinQ TVs, which includes its range of LG UHD TVs, NanoCell TVs, an...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Best VPS hosting providers of 2019 Standard shared website hosting packages are cheap and user-friendly, but they're also slow, inflexible, and don't have the power or functio...
15:48, 05/23/2019

PS5's 'incredibly powerful' backwards compatibility will let you play online with PS4 players Rejoice PlayStation 4 owners! If you're not in a position to upgrade your PS4 to Sony's upcoming PlayStation 5, but still want to play onlin...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Best compact camera 2019: 10 top compact cameras to suit all abilities From simple snappers for beginners to high-end powerhouses, here are the best compact cameras you can buy right now.  Compact cameras and the com...
15:48, 05/23/2019

The Real-Life Diet of Aladdin Ainsley Melham, star of 'Aladdin the Musical' on Broadway and recent New York transplant, has already found his gym, his trainer, and his favorite del...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers going after him for nearly $500G Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein owes his former lawyers nearly $500,000 for work they did in four cases brought against him by insurance compan...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Busy Philipps stars in ACLU ad for #YouKnowMe abortion access campaign In the wake of revealing to “Busy Tonight” viewers that she had had an abortion — and creating the #YouKnowMe hashtag on social media — Busy Philipps ...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Amber Heard touts revenge porn bill on Capitol Hill Actress Amber Heard was on Capitol Hill Wednesday to tout a bill that would make revenge porn a federal crime — after dozens of states, including New ...
15:48, 05/23/2019

'Jersey Shore' star’s girlfriend gets new lawyer in Las Vegas case “Jersey Shore” star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro’s on-again-off-again girlfriend got a new lawyer to defend her on a misdemeanor allegation that she attacked Or...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Sacha Baron Cohen credits Donald Trump for 'Who Is America?' “I think you need people to remain repulsed,” he continued. “Obviously, there are a lot of people who are supportive — but those who are upset with wh...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Jim Acosta's CNN role further muddied by upcoming book: 'You can’t tell the difference between him and a paid pundit' CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta’s upcoming book has raised eyebrows both inside and outside of the network’s newsroom, as the outspoken Acost...
15:48, 05/23/2019

'Fuller House' Season 5 stars begin production without embattled Lori Loughlin The cast of Netflix’s “Fuller House” has officially resumed production on the final season of the show, but without one of its key cast members, Lori ...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Dolby wants you to experience music in a new way Dolby's high-end audio is popular with movies and TV shows. The company looks to bring it to streaming and re-imagine classic and new recordings....
15:48, 05/23/2019

Apple to host WWDC developers event with first peek at new iOS on June 3 Apple will host its Worldwide Developers Conference, where it typically shares the first details of the next iOS update, on June 3 in San Jose.  ...
15:48, 05/23/2019

T-Mobile says it will match the special discounts making you reluctant to leave its rivals People willing to switch to a T-Mobile plan called Magenta can have T-Mobile match or beat corporate, senior, military or other rival discounts  ...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Amazon is reportedly working on an Alexa-powered wearable that reads human emotions Amazon might be working on a wearable that can track how you're feeling. It's reportedly an Alexa-powered device. It's unclear how far ...
15:48, 05/23/2019

'I feel empowered and scared': pupils speak before climate strike We asked children around the world to tell us why they will be taking part in Friday’s climate strikes. Here’s what they saidI’m taking part on Friday...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Republicans aren’t just climate deniers. They deny the extinction crisis, too Republican officials and their industry benefactors are sowing doubt about the wildlife extinction crisis that threatens as many as one million specie...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Honda recalls 137,000 SUVs for sudden airbag deployments Honda Motor said on Wednesday it is recalling 137,000 new sport utility vehicles following reports of three injuries tied to sudden air bag deployment...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Natura agrees to buy Avon, creating a cosmetics powerhouse Brazil's Natura said on Wednesday it had reached an agreement to buy rival Avon Products via a share swap, creating the world's fourth-large...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Medtronic posts Q4 profit beat on surgical instruments business strength Medtronic reported a nearly 20% drop in quarterly profit on Thursday, hurt by lower sales in its cardiac and vascular business that makes heart valves...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Hamilton fastest for Mercedes in 1st practice for Monaco GP Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest time in first practice for the Monaco Grand Prix        ...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Ghosn's fight to prove innocence begins in Tokyo Pre-trial hearings began in Tokyo against Carlos Ghosn over allegations ranging from falsifying financial records to redirecting company money into hi...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Lynk & CO CEO outlines plans for 'wild horse' brand Lynk & CO's Alain Visser said the new automaker sees itself as a "mobility brand with a car," making it the "wild horse" in China's Geely Holding Grou...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Fiat Chrysler to invest $4B to regain lost share in Brazil Fiat Chrysler is bringing new models to Brazil and expanding local Jeep and engine production in a bid to regain lost market share in Latin America's ...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Bosch to pay $100 million fine in Germany over emissions-cheat software Bosch has agreed to pay a $100 million fine for lapses in supervisory duties that enabled automakers to engage in emissions cheating, German prosecuto...
15:48, 05/23/2019

China official wants 'equality and mutual respect' from U.S. The U.S. ratcheted up tensions with China last week by putting Huawei Technologies on a blacklist that jeopardizes its supply of American components f...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Audi kills TT as it bids to emerge as a premium EV brand When it launched in 1998, the two-seat Audi TT won numerous fans but more importantly, it established Audi as a design leader. This helped differentia...
15:48, 05/23/2019

Old mold: Fossil of world's earliest fungus unearthed in Canada Microfossils of a globular spore connected to a T-shaped filament excavated in an Arctic region of northwestern Canada represent the oldest-known fung...
15:32, 05/23/2019

Swan through to French Open third qualifying round, Watson crashes out "Katie Swan hopes of reaching the main draw of the French Open are still alive, but Heather Watson crashed out at the second round of qualifying on Th...
15:32, 05/23/2019

In Land Of Stout And Spirits, This Pub Serves Only Non-Alcoholic Drinks The Virgin Mary, which opened this month in Dublin, Ireland, bucks the trend in a city where nightlife is fuelled by stout and spirits, offering a men...
15:16, 05/23/2019

Watch: This "Crazy Rat Lady" Lets Critters Crawl All Over Her At London's upmarket Hampstead, Veronica Diaz lives with her seven rats, a cat and a hamster. The self-proclaimed "crazy rat lady" reveals that the mu...
15:16, 05/23/2019

Trudeau pledges billions for new coast guard fleet but mum on how he plans to circumvent delays Talks between the government and Quebec's Chantier Davie are slated to start on Thursday after pledge to open up shipbuilding contracts to a third sup...
15:16, 05/23/2019

Chimpanzees eat tortoises after smashing them open on tree trunks A group of chimpanzees in Gabon has figured out how to eat tortoises by cracking open their shells against tree trunks — further evidence of the apes’...
15:16, 05/23/2019

Let Windows 10 Figure Out When to Automatically Update Your PC There are a lot of new features—some big, some small, some minuscule—in Microsoft’s big May 2019 update for Windows 10. I already covered a few of my ...
15:16, 05/23/2019

Trump Administration to Announce Farm Aid to Ease Pain of Trade War The Trump administration is preparing to announce a substantial aid package for farmers as early as Thursday to mollify an important political constit...
15:16, 05/23/2019

Mets Wait Out Max Scherzer and Rally Against the Nationals’ Bullpen Juan Lagares hit a go-ahead, three-run double off Washington closer Sean Doolittle, and Rajai Davis capped the six-run eighth inning with a three-run ...
15:16, 05/23/2019

Tennis: Nadal primed for another French Open charge after Rome crescendo Rafael Nadal has hit form at the perfect time heading into the French Open after a slow start, by his standards, to the claycourt season caused some t...
15:16, 05/23/2019

Alleged bribers who bought Coney Island apartments paid sliver of market rate It was a steal by any measure. The cash-rich alleged bribers who swindled their way into Coney Island co-ops intended for lower-income New Yorkers pai...
15:00, 05/23/2019

LI dad busted after taking daughter to park, trying to sell crack A father on Long Island was arrested after taking his daughter to the playground on Wednesday afternoon — to sell crack. Chaleek Williams, 25, w...
15:00, 05/23/2019

NYPD photo shows subway brake bandit who’s irking commuters Police on Thursday released images and video of the subterranean saboteur who they say yanked the emergency brake during rush-hour on a Manhattan subw...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Soccer: Argentina name nine professionals in women's World Cup squad Argentina announced its squad for the women's World Cup on Wednesday, with coach Carlos Borrello calling up nine professional players and drafting in ...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Motor racing: Lauda's death has taken away heart and soul of F1, says Wolff Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff said the death of triple world champion Niki Lauda had stripped Formula One of its heart and soul, leaving him feeling '...
15:00, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Medtronic posts Q4 profit beat on surgical instruments business strength Medical device maker Medtronic Plc posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday, boosted by higher sales at its unit that makes surgical...
15:00, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Tyson Foods says not formalized plans for Kazakh beef processing plant Tyson Foods Inc said on Thursday it has not formalized plans for a beef processing plant in Kazakhstan, responding to a media report that the largest...
15:00, 05/23/2019

India's Modi will need to hit the ground running with economy, Pakistan From a shortage of job opportunities and a stuttering economy to tense ties with old foe Pakistan, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will face a hos...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Croatia in talks with Sweden, U.S. on fighter jets -minister Croatia is in talks with Sweden and the United States on buying fighter jets to modernise its air force, Defence Minister Damir Krsticevic said on Thu...
15:00, 05/23/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures fall on fears of endless trade war Stock futures for Canada's main equity index fell on Thursday, tracking losses in global stocks over fears that the Sino-U.S. trade spat was fast dev...
15:00, 05/23/2019

US STOCKS-Futures tumble on fears of possible U.S.-China tech cold war U.S. stock index futures slid on Thursday, as investors worried that the U.S.-China trade war could spiral into a technology cold war between the two ...
15:00, 05/23/2019

U.S. DOJ's Delrahim still open to Sprint-T-Mobile deal - CNBC The U.S. Department of Justice's antitrust chief, Makan Delrahim, is still open to T-Mobile US Inc's $26 billion acquisition of smaller rival Sprint C...
15:00, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 2-Royal Bank of Canada, TD Bank profit beats view, powered by loan growth Royal Bank of Canada and Toronto-Dominion Bank beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profits on Thursday, as strong loan growth bolstered their retai...
15:00, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Sovereign investors favour unlisted tech as private market surges -report Sovereign wealth funds invested more than $3 billion in unlisted technology companies in 2018, the highest level in three years, research showed on Th...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Russia's MTS weighs possible impact from U.S. move against Huawei Russia's biggest mobile phone operator MTS is evaluating the possible impact of U.S. sanctions against China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, Chief Execu...
15:00, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 2-Best Buy sees solid second quarter as tech services boost profit margin Best Buy Co Inc forecast second-quarter sales and profit above estimates on Thursday, as more people signed up for the consumer electronics retailer's...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Pompeo says he believes more U.S. companies will cut ties with Huawei -CNBC U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday that China presents a real risk to U.S. national security and he believes more American companies...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Sri Lanka stocks edge up in light turnover; rupee up Sri Lankan shares closed slightly firmer on Thursday and extended gains into a fifth session, but trading volume slumped to a near five-month low amid...
15:00, 05/23/2019

CORRECTED-U.S. lawmakers want to help rural telecoms replace Huawei, ZTE equipment A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced legislation on Wednesday to provide about $700 million in grants to help U.S. telecommunications provi...
15:00, 05/23/2019

| Botswana lifts ban on elephant hunting Botswana, home to almost one-third of Africa's elephants, has lifted a ban on elephant hunting, saying the population had increased and farmers' livel...
15:00, 05/23/2019

The Democrats’ Pointman on Impeachment The hardest job in Washington right now belongs to a straight-talking New Yorker in his 70s. And it’s not President Donald Trump. As Trump ramps...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Oppo K3 With Pop-Up Selfie Camera, In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Launched Oppo K3 price in China is set at CNY 1,599 (roughly Rs. 16,100) for the 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant, going up to CNY 2,299 (roughly Rs. 23,200) for...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Twitter Co-Founder Ev Williams Says Trump a 'Master' of the Platform Just days after US President Donald Trump said he used Twitter as a "typewriter", the co-founder of the micro-blogging site, Ev Williams has called Tr...
15:00, 05/23/2019

US Blacklisting of Huawei Prompts Global Firms to Follow Suit Huawei has vigorously denied the assertions of spying and the Trump administration allegation that the Chinese government exerts undue influence on Hu...
15:00, 05/23/2019

GM Faces Pushback on US Self-Driving Vehicle Plan GM faces pushback over its request that US regulators waive some safety standards to make it possible to deploy a fleet of driverless cars without ste...
15:00, 05/23/2019

This Could Be the World's First Smartphone With a 64-Megapixel Camera Samsung is reportedly working on an updated version of the Galaxy A70 with its new 64-megapixel camera sensor. The phone is expected to release in the...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Fortnite v9.10 Update Brings Hot Spots Downtown Drop Limited Time Mode The Fortnite v9.10 update has arrived and it brings Hot Spots to the maps, alongside a new limited time mode called Downtown Drop among other changes....
15:00, 05/23/2019

India PC Market Shrinks 8 Percent in Q1, HP Leads: IDC With a market share of 28.1 percent in the first quarter of 2019, HP maintained its leadership position in the Indian personal computing (PC) market, ...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Best Laptops Under Rs. 30,000 in India Even with a modest budget of Rs. 30,000, one can find a good range of laptops that offer large displays, good battery life, and decent performance for...
15:00, 05/23/2019

China Says Lodged 'Solemn' Protest With US Over Huawei China berated the United States for "bullying" Huawei on Thursday as Panasonic joined a parade of foreign companies reviewing their ties with the tele...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Panasonic Joins Firms Stepping Away From Huawei After US Ban Japan's Panasonic said Thursday it would stop supplying some components to Huawei, joining a growing list of firms distancing themselves from the Chin...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Oil set for worst week in 6 months as crude stockpiles surge Oil prices dropped on Thursday, extending falls from the previous session amid surging U.S. crude inventories as low refinery runs and ongoing trade t...
15:00, 05/23/2019

| US aviation regulator says Boeing hasn't submitted 737 MAX fix The US's aviation regulator has still not received Boeing's proposed fix for its 737 MAX aircraft, which have been grounded globally following two dea...
15:00, 05/23/2019

| New India PM | Abortion protests hit US: WATCH the top World news videos for today Who is India's next PM? Counting starts soon | Abortion rights supporters protest in New Orleans; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH....
15:00, 05/23/2019

| 50 children saved after police bust paedophile website - Interpol International police group Interpol said that nine people had been arrested in Thailand, Australia and the US and 50 children had been rescued after i...
15:00, 05/23/2019

One key supplier is standing by Huawei, but it may not mean much in the grand scheme of things The Mate 20 Pro uses an Arm-based, Huawei-designed, TSMC-manufactured Kirin 980 SoCIt's no big secret that Huawei has found itself in a world of troub...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Why isn't Google fighting harder for Android? This week, Huawei turned from the world's second-largest phone maker into a pawn in the US cold war with China. The White House issued a generic execu...
15:00, 05/23/2019

The Honor 20 Pro's release has been put on hold due to US ban Huawei’s inability to work with American companies means that next-gen smartphones from the brand will no longer ship with Google’s range of apps, inc...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 with a vertical camera setup pictured in new design renders The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 will arrive this summer chock-full of flagship features, in a rainbow of dazzling colors, and in four—yes, four—different v...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Ex-MLB slugger Josh Hamilton reveals conversation with God led him to retirement Former MLB slugger Josh Hamilton played nine years in the big leagues, winning one MVP award and getting selected to five All-Star games while also ba...
14:48, 05/23/2019

Prada announces it is to go fur-free The Italian luxury fashion house is the latest to announce it will ban fur, starting with its SS20 collectionsThe Italian fashion house Prada has anno...
14:48, 05/23/2019

Kamala Harris: Trump holding 'America's infrastructure hostage' over Dem investigations California senator and 2020 Democratic candidate Kamala Harris accused President Trump of holding "America's infrastructure hostage" after scrapping h...
14:48, 05/23/2019

Nationals vs. Mets: Taking another shot on Nats, Stephen Strasburg Superhero Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was depicted taking down a red Republican elephant in her comic book debut last week. AOC, who has a problem with w...
14:48, 05/23/2019

Cheat sheet: Can Verstappen, Red Bull halt Mercedes' dominance? Here's everything you need to know about the Monaco Grand Prix, including whether or not Mercedes can pull off the unthinkable and win all 21 races in...
14:48, 05/23/2019

Christian Yelich and reimagining the 'five-tool player' in 2019 He's one of the five best players in baseball. But the Brewers star isn't actually "a five-tool player." Here's how that term is misunderstood -- and ...
14:48, 05/23/2019

The NBA's supermax contract is working ... just not like fans expected When this season's All-NBA teams are announced, more players could become eligible to sign supermax contract extensions. But as we've learned over the...
14:48, 05/23/2019

Hughie Fury will happily fight Deontay Wilder later this year As Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder delay a natural rematch, Hughie Fury, Tyson's cousin, offers his services for a 2019 fight with Wilder The post Hughi...
14:48, 05/23/2019