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Facebook and the MTA don't allow ads featuring sex toys. These two sex-tech startups are pushing it to change that.

Approved—Not Approved Sex-tech startups Dame Products and Unbound recently launched a website to illuminate what they say is a gendered double standard in advertising after the MTA and Facebook rejected their ads featuring sex to...

Facebook and the MTA don't allow ads featuring sex toys. These two sex-tech startups are pushing it to change that.

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Facebook reverses ban on Led Zeppelin album cover featuring naked children Social network acknowledges ‘culturally significant image’ amid protests against its nudity policyFacebook has overturned a ban it made this week on displaying the cover of Led Zeppelin’s Houses of the Holy album, which features images of naked child...
15:42, 06/21/2019

Celebrating arrests, but still pushing for change, protesters rally in Algeria Tens of thousands of protesters gathered in the Algerian capital for the 17th consecutive Friday, demanding the removal of the ruling elite and prosecution of former officials linked to former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika....
19:00, 06/14/2019

Sorry, Facebook and Google, Ellen Pao says startups will fix Silicon Valley's diversity problem New data suggests that if startups make an early commitment to diversity, they could reverse decades of discrimination in tech.        ...
18:28, 05/02/2019

Facebook warns about iPhone privacy change that could unsettle Facebook users The blog post appears to be a way to get out in front of software changes made by Apple and Google that could unsettle Facebook users given the company's poor reputation for privacy....
01:56, 09/10/2019

TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS STARTUPS TO WATCH: The top 5 startups across digital freight services, warehouse robotics, AI, last-mile delivery robotics, and self-driving cars Artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and self-driving technology are helping the transportation and logistics industry finally transform by cutting costs, optimizing delivery routes, and automating mundane tasks. Startups will be the lynchpin of t...
04:14, 08/14/2019

Facebook oversight board won’t have mandate to change policy Facebook Inc will allow a new outside oversight board to make final decisions on whether individual pieces of content can be displayed on the social media site, but the group won't be able to make policy changes, the company said on Tuesday....
23:56, 09/17/2019

Change UK spends most on Facebook adverts ahead of EU elections Change UK's failure in the European elections was not only embarrassing, but also expensive, as the party spent over £200,000 on Facebook advertising in the lead-up to the vote, Sky News can reveal....
20:00, 05/28/2019

Facebook Says Libra Can Change the World. It Needs to Convince Users. Facebook has big plans to remake the financial system with its cryptocurrency-based payments network. But persuading people to adopt a brand-new technology could be tough....
12:28, 06/26/2019

Change These Facebook Settings to Make Your Audio Recordings More Private In what has become a thing over the past few months, Facebook is the latest of the tech giants to admit that outside contractors were given access to users’ voice recordings....
05:56, 08/14/2019

Facebook will change video ranking to prioritize original content Facebook wants to make it easier for filmmakers to grow their audiences and for viewers to connect with content creators. To do so, over the coming months, Facebook will change how it ranks videos. It will give more weight to videos based on their or...
00:00, 05/07/2019

Facebook and Google Algorithms Are Secret---but Australia Plans to Change That Tech giants Facebook and Alphabet’s Google could have their secretive algorithms policed by a beefed-up watchdog, under what Australia describes as world-first limits to the power that they wield over news and advertising markets....
14:00, 07/26/2019

Apple might force Facebook to change how its apps handle voice calls A change coming in iOS 13 could force Facebook to change Messenger and WhatsApp. As The Information reports, Apple will no longer allow these apps to run Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) in the background when it's not in use. At the moment, ...
23:00, 08/06/2019

Advocates, lawmakers blast Facebook $5 billion FTC fine as 'chump change,' slam settlement as meaningless Activists and Democratic lawmakers blasted the Federal Trade Commission's $5 billion fine against Facebook as "chump change" and lambasted the agency's work as toothless....
00:14, 07/16/2019

Apple's Tim Cook takes apparent swipe at Facebook, says his generation 'failed' on climate change in commencement speech Apple CEO Tim Cook told graduating students at Tulane University that it was their job to remake the world and leave it better for humanity -- while also throwing some shade at Facebook. ...
05:00, 05/21/2019

Facebook's record $5 billion fine will spark change in how it handles personal data, Sir Nick Clegg claims Facebook's record $5 billion fine to settle privacy concerns will spark a change "deep into the bowels of the company" over how it handles personal data, Sir Nick Clegg has said....
22:28, 07/25/2019

Startups grow meat in lab, no slaughter necessary A growing number of startups are producing meat in a lab, sparing animals from slaughter. They want to bring cell-based beef, poultry, pork and fish to your plate. But they face scrutiny from consumers, regulators and food-safety advocates. (July 9) ...
06:56, 07/09/2019

Rapinoe is focus despite not featuring in USWNT's win It was an enthralling semifinal that had it all -- a contentious offside decision, a penalty, a red card, wonderful saves and three ruthlessly taken goals -- but it was a player who did not feature in the US' 2-1 win over England in Lyon who was the ...
05:14, 07/03/2019

Toys'R'Us Isn't Dead, It's Just Becoming an 'Experience' Tru Kids Brand, the organization that bought the rights to the Toys“R”Us name as part of the chain’s massive fire sale last year, announced today that it was bringing the toy stores back to the United States in time for the holiday season. But not as...
01:42, 07/19/2019

LinkedIn hails these startups as the best, most sought after in 2019 LinkedIn just released its “Top Startups list,” naming the 50 top startups in the country. Here's a look at the top 10.       ...
13:00, 09/04/2019

South Korea looks to own startups for growth, here are the top 5 in 2019 South Korea has never lacked talent and the country is looking to foster its own. Here are five South Korean startups in 2019 that have the potential to ride the big tech trends of the next decade....
11:14, 05/27/2019

6 ground rules for health tech startups Strict regulation, complex systems, and long times to market all make health tech a challenging field for startups. Here's how you can you beat the odds.Read More...
20:28, 07/07/2019

MTG invested $11 million in 7 startups in the first half of 2019 Modern Times Group (MTG) has invested $11 million in seven game and esports startups in the first half of 2019, making a big investor in the category.Read More...
18:42, 07/17/2019

5 data privacy startups cashing in on GDPR Companies are capitalizing on the growing global demand for data privacy tools -- to meet both regulatory compliance and consumer expectations.Read More...
14:56, 07/23/2019

Toyota targets another $100 million for AI, mobility startups The venture-capital arm of Toyota Research Institute said it will open a second $100 million fund dedicated to pursuing investments in early-stage startups in the artificial intelligence and mobility industries....
15:56, 05/02/2019

Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. sends up startups, but fails to launch In the opening minutes of “Code Yellow,” Deke Shaw (Jeff Ward finally returning to the series) arises from his latest incarnation of The Framework, the virtual-reality environment created by Fitz and Holden Radcliffe that the time-traveler had origin...
09:28, 06/01/2019

Startups Snuggle Up to New York's Pampered Pets The NYC Pet Tech Meetup—a gathering of New Yorkers looking to combine their obsessions with pets and technology into business ventures—has nearly doubled over the past year to more than 1,350 members....
18:28, 09/03/2019

These are the hottest fintech startups and companies in the world Business Insider Intelligence It's a fascinating time for fintech. What was once a disruptive force in the financial world has become standard practice for many industry leaders. See the rest of the story at Business InsiderSee Also:India-based start...
23:56, 08/31/2019

Ford sees help from startups as key to managing industry changes Partnerships with mobility startups will be key to transforming the automaker's business, Ford's executive chairman said at a mobility conference in Israel....
12:42, 06/11/2019

Asian Startups Scrap Over Shared Scooters Local startups are moving to grab market share as the scooter-sharing industry comes to the Asia-Pacific region, setting up a battle with global players like U.S.-based Lime....
17:14, 06/01/2019

How to End the Cycle of Throwaway Plastic Toys It’s everywhere. The cheap kazoo. Stings of Mardi Gras beads. Spider rings. Crazy straws. Magnifying glasses that just make things look blurry. Off-brand Slinkies. So many frisbees. Mini squirt guns that don’t actually squirt. I don’t buy a lot of pl...
02:42, 06/20/2019

Target says these will be the 28 toys every kid wants this holiday season (TGT) Target has unleashed its "Bullseye's Top Toys" list for 2019. The retailer's list names the "most-anticipated toys" of the year. Some of the toys are exclusive to Target. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Target is looking to hit a...
22:56, 09/04/2019

Toys 'R' Us could come back with six stores and a website Following the custom of well-known retailers that went under as a result of leveraged investments and business moving online, Toys R Us is reportedly close to a comeback. According to Bloomberg, a former executive is pitching plans for a chain with l...
04:56, 06/22/2019

The Man Who’s Putting More Sex Toys on Walmart’s Shelves “I want to become the Kleenex of sex toys,” says Jamie Leventhal, whose small consumer products company was tapped by the giant retailer to create a new line....
19:00, 07/03/2019

The Best Toys To Pack For Your Kid's First Plane Trip Traveling with kids is stressful. There’s no way around that. I’ve already shared my favorite products for getting your kid through the airport without losing your sanity, but I didn’t touch on something crucial: Toys!...
02:14, 05/10/2019

Apex Legends Gets Some Very Nice Toys Weta, who in addition to being a special effects house are also a merch company, have a bunch of Apex Legends stuff coming out, ranging from little vinyl figures to more expensive statues....
03:00, 08/15/2019

NHL clears Kuznetsov after video featuring white powder The NHL cleared an apologetic Evgeny Kuznetsov after a video surfaced of the Washington Capitals center sitting next to a table with two lines of white powder....
23:00, 05/31/2019

India's space startups ignite investor interest From companies building palm-sized satellites to those aiming to propel satellites into space using cleaner fuels, a new wave of space technology startups are mushrooming in India, catching the attention of investors keen to join the space race....
09:14, 06/23/2019

Top 5 Healthcare Startups & Digital Health Tech Disruptors Business Insider Intelligence The healthcare industry is facing disruption due to accelerating technological innovation and growing demand for improved delivery of healthcare and lower costs. Tech startups are leading the way by seizing opportunities...
04:56, 06/22/2019

Japan's SoftBank chases more deals with Mexican startups Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is in advanced talks to invest in Mexican used car platform Kavak and financial technology firm Konfio, several people familiar with the matter said, underscoring the company's interest in Mexico as it pours money into La...
21:14, 08/09/2019

Get a First Look at The Blacklist Season 7, Featuring the Debut of Katarina Rostova What happened to Raymond Reddington? That's the primary question being asked when The Blacklist returns for season seven next month, but it's not the only question. What's up......
18:14, 09/12/2019

‘Chapowear’ featuring notorious druglord debuts in Mexico El Chapo may have just been relegated to wearing drab prison duds for life but, back at home, he’s a fashion icon. The exclusive “El Chapo 701” line dropped this week at the Intermoda fashion show in Guadalajara, featuring T-shirts, sweat...
23:28, 07/17/2019

Redesigned $20 bill featuring Harriet Tubman won't come out in 2020 Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday that the Trump administration delayed the planned redesign of the $20 bill, which was expected to prominently feature anti-slavery crusader Harriet Tubman....
02:14, 05/23/2019

UK tech created 13 'billion dollar' startups in 2018 The UK technology sector produced 13 "unicorn" companies - firms privately valued at more than $1bn (£784 million) - over the past year, taking its overall total to 72....
14:42, 06/10/2019

Deep Tech startups: the next wave of global disruptors? Deep Technology startups — those relying heavily on tech breakthroughs and tangible IP — are on the rise globally. One of them, biotech venture RxAll, has made a handheld scanner that can detect fake drugs in 20 seconds....
14:42, 05/14/2019

SEC approves a stock exchange built for tech startups For tech companies, going public is often fraught with pressure -- they're suddenly expected to deliver positive news every quarter, and they might push innovation to the wayside in the quest to become proftiable. They should soon have a better...
00:56, 05/13/2019

SaaS startups are changing the founder/investor dynamic The balance of power between startup founder and venture capital investor has changed – and the rules of the courtship reversed. Falling software costs and better management mean Software as a Service (SaaS) startups are accessing less funding, keepi...
09:28, 05/09/2019

Uber and Eight Other Once-Small Startups Are Now Worth a Combined $250 Billion Despite the tough economy, startups such as Uber, Pinterest and Airbnb benefited from scrappy entrepreneurs as well as the rise of the smartphone and cloud computing....
04:42, 05/10/2019

Auction In US Featuring "Mughal Magnificence" Expected To Set New Records Ever since its announcement, Christie's upcoming auction -- "Maharajas and Mughal Magnificence" -- of Indian jewels, gemstones and decorative objects that span over 500 years, has been the talk of the......
09:56, 06/19/2019

Deep Tech startups: Next wave of global disruptors? Deep Technology startups — those relying heavily on tech breakthroughs and tangible IP — are on the rise globally. One of them, biotech venture RxAll, has made a handheld scanner that can detect fake drugs in 20 seconds....
11:00, 05/15/2019

Why fintech startups need to tap into the disappearing middle class (VB Live) What’s the difference between the fintech startups that succeed and those that don’t make it out of the gate? This VB Live event your chance to find out.Read More...
23:00, 05/03/2019

Norwegian startups flocking to New York for lower tax rates The Norwegians are coming to New York with startup companies, fresh ideas and millions in capital. And hundreds of these startups are raring to go, say business executives. The city is the gateway for a growing number of fledgling companies from Norw...
09:56, 07/07/2019

Interactive toys might bring hospitalized kids a little joy (Reuters Health) - Hospitalized children who get to play with interactive robotic teddy bears might feel more joyful and agreeable than kids who get plain, old-fashioned stuffed animals, a small experiment suggests....
19:14, 06/26/2019

I Have Several Issues With This Year's Halloween Pokémon Toys Pikachu as Mimikyu. Charmander as Cubone. Lucario and Celebi as live-action role-players. This year’s batch of special Halloween-themed “Pumpkin Parade” plushies from The Pokémon Company are adorable at first glance. But if you look closely, the cute...
03:42, 09/14/2019

Freshened 2020 Lexus GX 460 gets new look, off-road toys The midcycle makeover for the Japanese brand's most rugged three-row SUV seeks to add to its appearance as well as its safety features, the on- and off-road....
13:14, 06/18/2019

Walmart reveals the top toys picked by kids The holiday season is a few months away, but Walmart has put out its annual list of the toys kids say they want the most.       ...
02:56, 08/28/2019

These hackers are supercharging your sex toys for increased pleasure This article was originally published on SEXTECHGUIDE, an independent publication that looks at the intersection between sex and technology in a non-explicit, as close to a ‘safe for work’ way as possible – including app reviews, adult VR info, sexte...
17:00, 08/31/2019

The Best Toys to Make Your Kid Independent, According to a Montessori Teacher One of the hallmarks of the Montessori method is an emphasis on independence. I’m seeing this firsthand as—I kid you not—my seven-month-old infant came home from his first week of Montessori having learned how to hold his own bottle with two hands li...
23:14, 07/12/2019

These Are Our Readers' Favorite Dog Toys For Super Chewers We’ve made it past the nomination round and now it is time to vote for Top Dog when it comes to the best toys for super chewers. You guys really came through with the nominations, because everyone loves dogs and loves to talk about their dogs....
06:00, 08/30/2019

Nxivm ‘slave’ got $900 shipment of sex toys, witness says Testimony in the Nxivm trial turned steamy Friday as a witness described in graphic detail more than $900 in sex toys purchased by one of Keith Raniere’s alleged slaves. The bevy of X-rated items included a hanging rubber strap cage for $299.95, stud...
19:56, 05/17/2019

When Children Came out to Play: Ancient Toys and Games The main halls and secured vaults of museums around the world are loaded with vast arrays of grotesque antique weapons, golden lined velvet robes, ceremonial swords and crowns, jewel encrusted scepters and other adult treasures and artifacts.  ...
05:28, 06/22/2019

Review: In the joyous ‘Toy Story 4,’ the toys evolve too It’s futile to ask “why more” in the movie business, but it’s hard not to go in a little suspicious of a fourth “Toy Story.” The trilogy was so perfect. What more could we ask of Woody and Buzz? What more did we as an audience need? If we got another...
00:14, 06/25/2019

Toys ‘R’ Us to open new stores ahead of the holidays The makers of Little Tikes, Bratz dolls and L.O.L. Surprise! toys are signing on as the owners of Toys “R” Us gear up to open new stores in time for the holidays. “This market needs a self-standing toy store, that’s for sure,” MGA Entertainment Inc. ...
21:28, 06/22/2019

Sex toys will be officially sanctioned at CES after vibrator controversy Following allegations of sexism and gender bias, the Consumer Technology Association said Tuesday it would officially sanction sex tech companies, allowing them to show their products at next year's Consumer Electronics Show....
09:00, 07/17/2019

British marketplace Soda Says invades the U.S. with sex toys Beware of the British invasion of the sex toys. Okay, maybe it's not that dire. But Soda Says, a sex toy maker and marketplace, is expanding into the U.S.Read More...
21:42, 05/29/2019

Sphero acquires LittleBits and its set of scientific toys The popular STEAM education company Sphero announced today that it has acquired LittleBits. You may remember LittleBits as the company behind toys that teach kids about electronics, and Sphero has made a name for itself creating educational coding ro...
20:42, 08/23/2019

Changing travel: the sustainable startups boosted by awards from Booking.com Ten eco-minded startups to receive assistance from a €2m fund, including a social enterprise training trekking guides in NepalDigital travel firm Booking.com has announced the sustainable travel startups that will receive financial assistance from it...
08:00, 05/21/2019

First Kia Seltos Promotional Video Featuring Tiger Shroff Released The main purpose of the new Kia Seltos video appears to be to introduce Tiger Shroff as the brand ambassador and announce the Seltos' positioning line, "Inspired by the badass in you". The SUV is......
10:42, 06/25/2019

Rio's mayor tried to ban book featuring kiss between two male superheroes. Now it's sold out An Avengers comic book featuring a kiss between two male superheroes has sold out at a Rio de Janeiro book fair after the city's conservative mayor attempted to block it from sale, according to Agence France-Presse....
16:56, 09/07/2019

Indigenous emojis featuring Aboriginal flag and boomerang to be released The emojis, which are part of a custom app rather than unicode, are being developed by young people on Arrernte country After years of asking for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flag to be included in the emoji library, over a dozen new Ind...
15:28, 07/12/2019

No Angel Tax Scrutiny For Startups If Returns Filed: Union Budget Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said that startups and their investors who file requisite declarations and provide information in their returns will not be subjected to any kind of angel......
13:56, 07/05/2019

NJ parade featuring Gov. Murphy canceled after 6 explosive devices found A central New Jersey borough called off its Labor Day parade that was supposed to be attended by the governor Monday after a man who lives near the parade route left a cooler full of explosives at a concert Sunday. Thomas Kaiser, 55, was arrested in ...
22:14, 09/02/2019

Australian leader preps for US trip featuring state dinner Australia’s prime minister says his upcoming trip to the U.S. will include visits to New York, Chicago and Ohio, in addition to a state dinner at the White House...
15:42, 09/16/2019

Persona 5 The Royale releases new gameplay footage featuring Ann and Morgana Atlus has released another new snippet of gameplay for Persona 5 The Royal which features some new art of Ann, some new combined moves with Morgana, and more peeks at what to expect in the rerelease....
15:14, 07/05/2019

Startups at the speed of light: Lidar CEOs put their industry in perspective As autonomous cars and robots loom over the landscapes of cities and jobs alike, the technologies that empower them are forming sub-industries of their own. One of those is lidar, which has become an indispensable tool to autonomy, spawning dozens of...
20:14, 06/29/2019

War of Will gets 'fair shot' and wins Preakness featuring riderless horse War of Will captures Preakness Stakes from the inside No 1 postEverfast finishes a nose ahead of Owendale for second at PimlicoBodexpress keeps running after ejecting jockey John VelazquezMark Casse completed a lifelong quest two weeks after the scar...
04:14, 05/19/2019

David and Goliath: Large firms working with tiny startups Big multinationals are increasingly bringing startups in-house or supporting them. Now software giant SAP plans to help out 200 startups founded by women and members of underrepresented minorities worldwide by 2023....
11:56, 07/23/2019

Hardware Startups Struggle to Cope With Tariffs on Chinese Goods Venture-backed companies, including makers of educational robots, at-home health devices and electronic scooters, have seen significant cost increases as many rely heavily on Chinese manufacturers....
03:56, 06/23/2019

E.Ventures raises $400 million for early-stage U.S. and European startups E.Ventures, a 20-year-old fund with headquarters in San Francisco and Berlin, has raised $400 million for two early-stage venture capital funds.Read More...
00:28, 07/04/2019

A Senator wants to stop YouTube from recommending videos featuring minors Earlier this year, YouTube was under fire as reports showed how the site's recommendation algorithms facilitated a "soft-core pedophilia ring" that flourished in the comments section of otherwise innocent videos. Advertisers quickly pulled back ...
21:42, 06/06/2019

Water Innovation Prize goes to startups targeting methane and wastewater A startup with a cheap technology for purifying textile wastewater and another with a system to help reduce methane emissions from cattle were named co-winners of the MIT Water Innovation Prize on Thursday. After eight student finalist teams pitch...
23:56, 04/28/2019

‘Chapowear’ featuring notorious drug lord debuts in Mexico El Chapo may have just been relegated to wearing drab prison duds for life but, back at home in Mexico, he’s a fashion icon. The exclusive “El Chapo 701” line dropped this week at the Intermoda fashion show in Guadalajara, featuring T-shi...
13:28, 07/27/2019

Investors Urge AI Startups to Inject Early Dose of Ethics Backers of artificial-intelligence startups are paying more attention to ethics and rooting out potential biases embedded in algorithms that power AI systems, a focus that is starting to affect company development....
12:28, 06/17/2019

Argentina's Kaszek Ventures raises $600 million for LatAm startups Argentine venture capital group Kaszek Ventures said on Thursday that it had raised $600 million through two funds, adding to a wave of new money entering Latin America's burgeoning startup scene....
23:14, 08/29/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 30: MAZE featuring Frankie Beverly 'Before I Let Go' I’m not even sure I need to explain why “Before I Let Go” would be the final song of the 30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB series. If you’re black and have congregated with other black folks and this song comes on you know it signals one of two t...
15:28, 06/30/2019

Tech startups tout AI to airlines seeking revenue boost (This Sept. 3 story has been corrected to remove JetBlue as customer for Yana in paragraph 11, adds Alaska Airlines. JetBlue is an investor in Volantio, not a product user.)...
07:42, 09/06/2019

Intel Launches Ignite Project to Help Israeli Tech Startups Intel has launched a project to help startups in Israel develop technologies in artificial intelligence (AI) and autonomous systems, and said it planned to bring the scheme to other countries as well....
09:28, 06/17/2019

Media startups learn the art of selling ideas at DW boot camp Selling a business idea is never easy, let alone getting an investor to fund your dream project. A bunch of media startups gathered in Germany's Bonn to get an insight on how to make the perfect pitch....
20:00, 05/24/2019

#TheBreakaway - Reaction to decisive day in Tour de France, featuring Dan Martin "Dan Martin joins Sean Kelly, Dan Lloyd and Orla Chennaoui for The Breakaway after what could prove to be a pivotal day at the Tour de France. The crosswind chaos is discussed, Matt Stephens talking to Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe, and Dan Martin arr...
00:28, 07/16/2019

From underpants to oat drink makers, Citigroup courts startups for growth At an event hosted by Citigroup Inc this month, its dealmakers sat executives from major consumer-product companies alongside rivals trying to disrupt their businesses....
20:56, 09/17/2019

Amazon allows some toys to go on sale before asking for proof of safety compliance Some Amazon third-party sellers are only asked to submit safety documents weeks after they start selling, leaving Amazon's marketplace open to a flood of potentially unsafe products, CNBC has learned....
00:56, 09/12/2019

Jada Pinkett Smith Takes a Stand for Sex Toys Jada Pinkett Smith has no shame in her sex toy game. As a Red Table Talk co-host, the actress is known to share some pretty intimate details about her personal life, from her marriage......
19:42, 08/22/2019

These are the toys parents loved as children that their kids still play with Play Doh, Mr. Potato Head and Trolls have been named as the toys most likely to stand the test of time, according to new research. The study of 2,000 American parents examined the toys adults played with as children and which toys are still played wi...
01:28, 09/10/2019

In 1978, Dodge Wanted To Sell Us 'Adult Toys' Dodge has never been afraid to explore new market segments, especially when they build excitement. In 1978, the brand made its biggest step in that direction with a line of “adult toys.” No. NO. Not like that. Accessorized pickups, vans and stuff....
22:28, 09/15/2019

Doll parts: why there's always room for creepy toys in Hollywood With the return of Chucky and Annabelle plus Toy Story 4’s Gabby Gabby, the freaky kids’ toy is terrorising our cinemas againIt is an image straight out of a horror movie: an army of identical ventriloquists’ dummies in their little suits and bowties...
10:42, 07/01/2019

Toys ‘R’ Us plans a cautious comeback with 2 stores this fall The first two new Toys ‘R’ Us stores will open in November as part of a small comeback of the defunct iconic toy chain in the US. Plans for a Toys ‘R’ Us comeback were first reported by The Post in January. Richard Barry, a fo...
06:00, 07/19/2019

Amazon reportedly lists some toys before confirming they're safe Some toys may appear on Amazon without being vetted for safety. According to a CNBC report, multiple third-party sellers say they were only asked for proof of safety compliance weeks after their products were listed for sale. While the practice might...
09:43, 09/12/2019

Kid-friendly tech toys that won't make their parents hate you Gifts don't always have to be toys or games to be appreciated. They can even be a little practical without your resorting to boring presents like (ugh) socks. If a kid really likes a particular video game, you can pick up some kind of branded de...
20:28, 05/31/2019

These Avengers: Endgame Spoiler Toys Are Adorable and Heartbreaking The Russo brothers may think Avengers: Endgame spoilers are fair game starting next week, but toy companies disagree. Today, both Hasbro and Funko released images of toys based on some of the movie’s most spoiler-filled moments and they range from ad...
01:14, 05/04/2019

1,000 toys displayed at a Michigan church take aim at US immigration policy The dolls and stuffed animals at First United Methodist Church is meant to convey "the enormity" of family separation policies, the organizer said.        ...
22:14, 05/13/2019

This sting ray-shaped vibrator is the non-gendered future of sex toys Throughout history, the sex toy industry has been traditionally dominated by men. The lack of female and non-binary influence in the design of sex toys has led to the idea that it’s a simple game of “one-size-fits-all,” which obviously isn’t the case...
17:00, 08/05/2019

Microsoft releases its first preview of Power Toys for Windows 10 If you've been a PC user since the days of Windows 95 and Windows XP, then you may recognize the name Power Toys from a set of Microsoft-developed system utilities. After a few generations on the shelf, the concept has returned and now the first...
08:56, 09/06/2019

Florida man says he had sex with stolen pool toys instead of raping women A Florida burglary suspect told police that he’s stolen a number of inflatable pool toys so he could have sex with them instead of raping women, a report said. The suspect, 35-year-old Christopher William Monnin, allegedly broke into a number of home...
06:56, 06/18/2019

Custom Toys and Figures Made for Wasteland Nightmares Cute toys made terrifying. Traditional Japanese motifs reworked on rusted robots. The world of Fallout brought to life. This is the work of toy and figure modder Y_Nakajima....
20:42, 08/23/2019

Toys 'R' Us returns with STEAM workshops and smaller stores In time for the holidays, Toys "R" Us parent company Tru Kids is planning to open two permanent stores. This time around, the stores will include things like theaters for movies and video games, STEAM workshops and a treehouse where kids can play. To...
16:56, 07/18/2019

These Are Our Readers' and Editors' Favorite Dog Toys For Super Chewers You guys really like to talk about your dogs, which is amazing. I do too. The finalists for this week’s Co-Op all came highly recommended. The winner and runner-up were neck and neck, but the OG Kong took the lead and won it all....
07:28, 08/31/2019

Startups target banks' small business customers in FX payments drive Revolut and TransferWise are signing up thousands of small businesses a month for foreign exchange payments, touting slicker service and lower fees as they try to take on banks in a sector with flows of $7 trillion a year....
08:57, 05/15/2019

Robert Johnson: I was pitched by vaping startups about 5 years ago, but I passed on investing Despite showing strong business models at the time, the entrepreneur and media mogul says he's glad he decided against putting money into e-cigarette companies....
00:42, 09/13/2019

Android Auto's new interface, featuring dark mode, is rolling out from today Revealed last month at Google's IO 2019, a refreshed interface for the search giant's car-connected Android Auto platform has started rolling out to users from today, as reported by Android Police.According to Google's original announc...
05:56, 06/26/2019

Democrats appear headed for a one-night presidential debate featuring 10 candidates in September Two new polls released Wednesday did not help any additional candidates qualify for the debate stage in Houston. A formal announcement of qualifiers is expected Thursday....
02:42, 08/29/2019

These action games featuring Luigi, Keanu Reeves and Minecraft will be on your list Here are eight action games from E3 2019 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Windows PC, and upcoming streaming platform Google Stadia.       ...
17:00, 06/17/2019

E3 2019: These action games featuring Luigi, Keanu and Minecraft will be on your list Here are eight action games from E3 2019 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Windows PC, and upcoming streaming platform Google Stadia.        ...
19:42, 06/13/2019

Arthur: Alabama bans episode of kids' show featuring same-sex wedding Episode was deemed inappropriate for the state’s young viewers by Alabama Public TelevisionAlabama Public Television has refused to air a recent episode of a children’s program that featured a same-sex wedding.An episode of the popular animated serie...
21:28, 05/21/2019

Startups offer AI-powered sales technologies aimed at conferences and exhibitions Business shows and conferences are hugely important -- a $500 billion US market but are notoriously difficult to manage for sales contacts, leads, and follow-ups. SummitSync and Conversica have teamed up to service a neglected opportunity for automat...
15:56, 07/31/2019

European startups navigate long, winding road to self-driving future Far from the sunny, wide streets of Phoenix, where Waymo's self-driving taxis ply their trade, a handful of European startups are developing driverless cars to navigate the clogged, chaotic, rain-swept roads of European cities....
05:56, 07/11/2019

'Femtech' startups on the rise as investors scent profits in women's health Venture capital firms – mostly male-led – are starting to overcome their wariness over women-orientated productsWhat if a woman’s monthly menstrual cycle could be turned into a diagnostic tool that warned of potential medical problems or even fatal d...
16:56, 06/06/2019

The Uber of prescription drugs: Web startups raise concerns about access to Rx medicine Startups like Hims and Roman have found a profitable new business model for selling Rx drugs online, but the websites are raising safety concerns.        ...
04:28, 06/07/2019

Inside Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas' Wedding Reception--Featuring Diplo as DJ! No hard feelings here! Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas weren't too peeved that Diplo leaked live video of their first wedding in Las Vegas in May, because not only did he attend their......
21:28, 06/30/2019

Britain Bans Ads Featuring "Harmful Gender Stereotypes" Causing Offence Ads featuring "harmful gender stereotypes" which are likely to cause offence will be banned in Britain from Friday under new rules that could have a major impact on the industry....
14:14, 06/16/2019

7 More Reaction Gifs Featuring Famous Hollywood Actor Robert Redford Yesterday we learned that a lot of people think actor Robert Redford looks like comedian Zach Galifianakis. And honestly, it’s all very confusing.Read more......
20:28, 07/10/2019

National Grid invests in 4 startups, 2 VC funds to boost energy tech National Grid Partners, the investment arm of energy firm National Grid, invested in companies at the intersection of energy and technology.Read More...
16:28, 06/12/2019

Delivery Startups Join Forces, Beefing Up for Battle With Uber, Amazon Two of the largest food-delivery companies in Europe are poised to join forces in a merger worth $11.1 billion, as they seek an edge in the competition against market dominators like Uber Technologies and Amazon.com....
21:00, 07/29/2019

BBC host fired after royal baby tweet featuring photo of chimp BBC broadcaster Danny Baker was fired after a tweet about Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan’s newborn son that was perceived as racist.        ...
22:56, 05/09/2019

Startups or giants — does size matter when tech workers choose jobs? Do tech workers prefer small startups or tech titans when it comes to jobs? Neither. They actually opt for medium-size companies, Indeed says.Read More...
15:56, 07/25/2019

Dior’s fragrance ad draws criticism for featuring Native American tropes The Sauvage video has been called ‘deeply offensive and racist’ and the fashion brand has removed it from social mediaDior is facing backlash for promoting its perfume line “Sauvage” with an advertisement featuring Native American imagery.The fashion...
00:42, 08/31/2019

Brazilian state-owned tech firm Serpro targets startups The company set to be privatized is looking to increase revenue and attractiveness to investors by selling public data processing to technology startups like Uber....
16:56, 09/16/2019

Nike wins an Emmy for 'Dream Crazy' ad featuring Colin Kaepernick A year after Nike's "Dream Crazy" campaign sparked heavy controversy, the company won the "outstanding commercial" award at Sunday's Creative Arts Emmy Awards....
22:28, 09/16/2019

Alabama church to screen shunned Arthur episode featuring gay wedding First United Methodist Church in Birmingham will screen episode on 15 June after Alabama Public Television refused to air episodeA Methodist church in Alabama will hold a public screening of an episode of the PBS children’s show Arthur that has been ...
15:00, 06/03/2019

Tata Motors Launches TACNet 2.0 To Collaborate With Auto Tech Startups Tata Motors is looking for business opportunities in the people and cargo mobility space and the theme of TACNet 2.0 is based on the areas which are of immediate interest to Tata Motors....
16:00, 09/18/2019

An influx of jewelry and bedding startups are selling candles now — here's why it's actually not a surprising move Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent an...
23:14, 05/15/2019

Alabama Public Television Refuses to Air Episode of Arthur Featuring a Gay Wedding Alabama’s public television network has banned an episode of the PBS cartoon series Arthur that features a same-sex marriage. The episode, entitled “Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone,” shows the wedding of Arthur’s third-gra...
17:00, 05/21/2019

The McElroys play with superhero toys in this Journey Into Mystery exclusive War Of The Realms is a fantastic superhero crossover. The culmination of a story that has been building in Jason Aaron’s various Thor series over the past 6 years, War Of The Realms has massive stakes that justify bringing in characters from all acro...
22:28, 05/17/2019

Hasbro Recreates Classic Marvel Comic Covers With Toys Celebrating eight decades of Marvel Comics, Hasbro is releasing a series of new 80th Anniversary Marvel Legends toys featuring iconic heroes looking as if they stepped off the covers of classic books. Check out recreations of Captain America 700, Tho...
17:42, 07/16/2019

Trump Suspends Tariffs on Board Games and Toys from China, for Now Anyway It looks like board games, toys, and video games won’t be seeing a monumental price hike anytime soon. President Donald Trump has announced that he’s suspended the planned $300 billion worth of additional tariffs against select imported goods from Ch...
20:28, 07/02/2019

Trump delays new tariffs on Chinese phones, toys until mid-December The Trump administration will delay new tariffs on some Chinese imports until mid-December after widespread complaints from businesses and exempt other items because of health, safety and national security concerns....
17:28, 08/13/2019

Explained: the toxic threat in everyday products, from toys to plastic Thousands of potentially harmful chemicals are in products ranging from toys to plastic and carpets in the USRead our entire Toxic America seriesSynthetic chemicals are in nearly everything we touch and consume. But some chemicals can be potentially ...
08:56, 05/22/2019

Creepy resting place for discarded toys in Eastern Kentucky ELLIOTTVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Deep in the hills of Eastern Kentucky, there’s a mysterious place where plastic baby dolls live out their final days. Nature takes its course at this comfortable country home where hound dogs roam free and decapitated d...
16:14, 05/18/2019

McDonald's Happy Meal Toys Caught in Backlash Over Plastic A British petition calling for McDonald’s to scrap the plastic toys included with kids’ meals has garnered over 325,000 signatures, and the country’s environment minister is pressing the case....
16:42, 07/08/2019

Police: South Dakota man stole sex toys from couple’s house TYNDALL, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man is accused of stealing $500 worth of sex toys from a couple’s home over a period of about two years. The Argus Leader reports that 25-year-old Brody Fuchs, of Tyndall (TIN’-duhl), is charged with se...
18:14, 05/11/2019

Sphero Just Bought littleBits to Become One of the Largest Makers of Educational Toys Late last year Sphero revealed that it was going to stop producing toy robots based on popular characters like R2D2, BB-8, and Lightning McQueen. Many wondered if the company’s decision to return its focus to the educational market signified the begi...
17:00, 08/23/2019

I'm Sure Austria Is Really Scared by Uber's Threats to Pack Up Its Toys and Go Home Spurred on by looming unfavorable legislation and stock market disappointment, Uber is reportedly playing hardball again, this time with the entire country of Austria.Read more......
00:28, 06/19/2019

Consumer group warns of dangers of classic summer toys BOSTON (AP) — A consumer advocacy group is reminding parents of the dangers of classic summertime toys like baby pools, high-powered water guns and inflatable pool rings. Boston-based World Against Toys Causing Harm issued its annual list of 10 ̶...
17:14, 06/18/2019

Insurtech Research Report: The trends & technologies allowing insurance startups to compete BI IntelligenceTech-driven disruption in the insurance industry continues at pace, and we're now entering a new phase — the adaptation of underlying business models. That's leading to ongoing changes in the distribution segment of the industry...
11:42, 05/08/2019

DJ Khaled Drops Father of Asahd Album Featuring Nipsey Hussle, Beyoncé and More For his latest album, DJ Khaled drew inspiration from who he calls his "biggest blessing": His 2-year-old son. Father of Asahd, his 11th major studio record, was released on......
15:14, 05/17/2019

Here is a list of last mile delivery companies and startups fighting to ship items same day for less (AMZN, UPS, FDX, XPO, WMT) UPS and FedEx have dominated the US logistics industry — in particular, the last mile of delivery, where a courier brings a customer their order. FedEx estimates that more than 95% of all e-commerce orders in the US are delivered by itself, UPS...
09:14, 07/17/2019

Singapore 'deep tech' startups face funding hurdle as risks higher Because investment risks typically are higher and returns slower with startups that deal with deep technology such as artificial intelligence and medtech, venture capitalists in Singapore are less willing to stick their bets in early-stage startups....
04:42, 06/07/2019

Watch the opening number from last night’s Tony Awards, featuring Bryan Cranston having to pee Last night, host James Corden kicked off the annual Tony Awards ceremony as you might expect: By singing a song about the magic of theater. Specifically, Corden’s song-and-dance routine made the case that a night on Broadway is far more interesting t...
23:56, 06/10/2019

The National share I Am Easy To Find short film featuring music from their new album The National’s latest, I Am Easy To Find, arrives this Friday, but right now you can watch an accompanying short film helmed by Oscar-nominated director Mike Mills (20th Century Women), who built his vision from the album’s lyrics and early demos. As...
23:14, 05/13/2019

Blockchain startups RepuX and JoyToken pull exit scam after raising $8M in ICOs Even thought it’s 2019, initial coin offering (ICO) exit scams are still being uncovered. The latest to surface has seemingly conned over $8 million from would-be investors. It appears that blockchain startups RepuX and JoyToken have conned investors...
18:42, 05/16/2019

Dior perfume ad featuring Johnny Depp criticized over Native American tropes Video for ‘Sauvage’ fragrance has been called ‘deeply offensive and racist’ and the fashion brand has removed it from social mediaDior is facing backlash for promoting its perfume line Sauvage with an advertisement featuring Native American imagery.T...
11:28, 08/31/2019

Maze Will Stop Featuring Frankie Beverly Before Harriet Tubman Makes It Onto the $20 Bill Let’s be clear about this: President Donald Trump, the white nationalist president who appeals to racist Midwesterners and Southerners by leaning into his racist charm, never wanted a black woman on American currency....
00:28, 05/24/2019

Watch Taylor Swift's "You Need to Calm Down" Music Video Featuring a Ton of Celeb Cameos With this release, even Taylor Swift would understand if you can't calm down. On Monday morning, the music superstar debuted her music video for "You Need to Calm Down" on......
18:14, 06/17/2019

New 'Harry Potter' Lego sets featuring Triwizard Tournament, Hagrid's Hut announced Lego has announced that new "Harry Potter" sets depicting scenes from the Triwizard Tournament and locations such as Hagrid's Hut will arrive on Aug. 1....
15:00, 04/29/2019

No longer fiction: Flying car startups aim to begin test flights as early as next year The ride-sharing giant Uber and smaller startups like Alaka'i Technologies and ASKA edge closer toward a flying future.       ...
12:00, 06/19/2019

NUTS about the Tour - Featuring Matt Stephens, Peter Sagan, Adam Yates and more "Matt Stephens interviews some of the biggest names at the 2019 Tour de France and asks the most important question of all: what is your favourite nut?"...
17:00, 07/23/2019

Last Christmas: first trailer for Emma Thompson romcom featuring the music of George Michael Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding star in the yuletide release, which is scripted by and co-stars Thompson, with Paul Feig as directorThe first trailer for Last Christmas, the highly-anticipated romcom scripted by Emma Thompson and themed around the so...
13:28, 08/14/2019

8 Questions With James Peng of Pony.ai, One of China’s Most Valuable Autonomous Vehicle Startups It’s difficult to unnerve drivers in China, where on any given day roads are filled with innumerable obstacles. Pedestrians walk haphazardly on highways and food vendors push carts loaded with snacks through the streets. Flocks of electric scoo...
18:28, 07/10/2019

Chamillionaire, E-40 Join Forces to Invest in Minority Startups: 'We Have to Create More Diversity in This Industry' While recording artist and entrepreneur Chamillionaire might be laying low these days on the Billboard charts, he’s been making plenty of noise as an angel investor. And with a portfolio that includes investments in Lyft, Ring (acquired by Amazon for...
21:42, 05/31/2019

This year’s Computex was a wild ride with dueling chip releases, new laptops and 467 startups After a relatively quiet show last year, Computex picked up the pace this year, with dueling chip launches by rivals AMD and Intel and a slew of laptop releases from Asus, Qualcomm, Nvidia, Lenovo and other companies. Founded in 1981, the trade show,...
21:56, 06/05/2019

Tic Tac Toy: Nashville family lands 4 million YouTube subscribers by playing with toys How business savvy, creative couple Lucy and Jason Maxwell turned their young daughters' love of toys into a multi-million-dollar operation.       ...
21:00, 08/08/2019

Hasbro results beat on higher demand for 'Avengers: Endgame' toys Toymaker Hasbro Inc beat estimates for quarterly results on Tuesday, boosted by higher demand for action toys following the success of "Avengers: Endgame" and Magic: The Gathering collectible card game....
13:14, 07/23/2019

Expect pricier toys this Christmas as Trump boosts China tariffs In the toy industry, President Donald Trump's new tariffs on China come at a particularly bad time, as September is a peak holiday shipping month for companies like Hasbro and Mattel....
19:56, 08/02/2019

Pet toys, clothes and other everyday Chinese-made items affected by the new tariffs It's not clear how much of the new tariffs will affect American shoppers, but it is likely we could see higher retail prices.       ...
13:56, 08/28/2019

Hasbro Wants in on That My Little Pony/Stranger Things Hype With a New Retro Show and Toys First, came the upside-down ponies. Then, the retro-inspired pony exclusive Hasbro is bringing to Comic-Con. Then, all the references to My Little Pony courtesy of Dustin and Erica in season three of Netflix’s Stranger Things. Now, Hasbro wants to-go...
19:56, 07/11/2019

Toys ‘R’ Us, Back From the Dead, Will Reportedly Open U.S. Stores Just in Time for the Holidays (Bloomberg) — Maybe American kids will only have to live through one Christmas without Toys ‘R’ Us. About a year after shuttering U.S. operations, the remnant of the defunct toy chain is set to return this holiday season by opening ...
00:42, 06/22/2019

Toys R Us workers win $2 million severance settlement year after stores closed A judge approved the settlement for 33,000 former Toys R Us employees who lost their jobs last year when the toy chain closed all stores.       ...
05:28, 06/28/2019

From Ginger Meggs to fighter jets: vintage Australian toys – in pictures Luke Jones has been collecting Australian toys since his first purchase at a 1983 auction – when he was just nine years old. The collection of vintage Australian toys he’s amassed since then, featured in his new hardcover book, is peerless. ‘While I ...
16:56, 07/16/2019

Alert: These toys and baby products were recalled in 2019, sometimes for deadly reasons Toys, medicine, clothing and products for moms and dads that were recalled. How to get refunds and who to call if you have questions.        ...
21:42, 04/28/2019

Trump Gives Speech in Front of Altered Presidential Seal Featuring Golf Clubs and ‘45 Is a Puppet’ Donald Trump’s recent appearance in front of the racially-problematic right-wing organization that gave us Candace Owens, Blexit and the MAGA Yeezy fashion line turned into the funniest speech he’s ever given after keen-eyed observers noticed that th...
02:00, 07/26/2019

Fresno Grizzlies losing sponsors after fallout from video featuring Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez After the Fresno Grizzlies ran a video that depicted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as "an enemy of the people," Dos Equis and Tecate beers said they would no longer sponsor the Class AAA affiliate of the Washington Nationals.     ...
04:42, 06/02/2019

Rangers progress after Legia fans unfurl banner featuring Pope John Paul II • Alfredo Morelos wins it for Steven Gerrard’s side• Scottish champions Celtic go through 6-1 on aggregateAlfredo Morelos sparked jubilant scenes at Ibrox as his injury-time winner against Legia Warsaw sent Rangers into the Europa League group stage....
04:00, 08/30/2019

Bon Iver, now an "amorphous collective," shares new songs featuring Bruce Hornsby, Moses Sumney Last year, Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon linked up with The National’s Aaron Dessner and a veritable army of indie royalty for Big Red Machine, a project that, if we’re being honest, was more interesting in theory than in execution. Still, that collaborat...
19:00, 06/03/2019

ABC Plans Live Production of The Little Mermaid, Featuring Moana Actress, Shaggy and Queen Latifah (NEW YORK) — Before Disney films its live-action remake of “The Little Mermaid,” ABC will take a crack at it with a live production starring “Moana” actress Auli’i Cravalho as Ariel. The production, to air on Nov. ...
23:56, 08/05/2019

Mitch McConnell: Trump ally under fire over picture of tombstones featuring names of Democrats A prominent Trump ally has faced sharp criticism after his re-election campaign team tweeted a photo of satirical tombstones featuring the name of Democrats just hours after a deadly mass shooting in Texas....
11:28, 08/06/2019

GQ magazine pulls photo of Silicon Valley execs featuring 2 women Photoshopped in: reports Not enough women tech executives in Silicon Valley? They can always be Photoshopped in. GQ magazine recently removed a photo from its website after learning that the two women appearing with 15 male tech executives had been digitally added....
15:28, 06/13/2019

UK government gets backlash for featuring anti-knife crime campaign on fried chicken boxes The British government has been mocked and criticized for putting advertisements meant to discourage knife crime on boxes of takeout fried chicken, according to multiple reports....
08:42, 08/15/2019

Mark Hamill Shares an Unused DVD Feature For Tim Burton's Batman Featuring Himself and Kevin Conroy Making storyboards interesting for a special feature is tricky, especially when the original actors aren’t around to provide any voice-over work to make the images pop on screen. In what appears to be a cancelled special feature, the best voices ever...
01:14, 07/14/2019

One Opioid-Pushing Executive Down, 1,210,392 to Go Former billionaire and pharmaceutical executive John Kapoor and four co-defendants were found guilty Thursday of racketeering conspiracy in a landmark opioid crisis case, according to NPR....
07:56, 05/03/2019

Trump delays tariffs on Chinese cellphones, laptops, toys; markets jump U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday backed off his Sept. 1 deadline for 10% tariffs on remaining Chinese imports, delaying duties on cellphones, laptops and other consumer goods, in the hopes of blunting their impact on U.S. holiday sales....
04:42, 08/14/2019

Is Toys R Us making a comeback? A year after stores closed, there's talk of new locations A year after the remaining Toys R Us stores closed in late June 2018, there are reports that a new company is planning new stores and a website.       ...
12:28, 06/22/2019

Millennials won’t let go of children’s toys and films – and kids are paying the price | Emily Beecher From Toy Story 4 to the David Bowie Barbie, marketers are rehashing old favourites in place of creating anything newLast week Mattel announced the launch of a Ziggy Stardust-inspired Barbie. Yet the number of seven-year-olds saving up their weekly po...
01:42, 07/18/2019

Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe's 'Biggest, Baddest, Coolest' Tech Toys The co-captain of the U.S. women’s national team—out to win its fourth World Cup this summer—on her perfectionist quest for sneakers and her monster Tesla....
02:42, 05/30/2019

Financial crisis, Toys ‘R’ Us downfall guide Tuesday leveraged lending hearing NEW YORK, June 4 (LPC) - Ten years out from the financial crisis and legislators and regulators are sounding the alarm about risks in the US$1.2trn leveraged loan market, concerned that loosening lender protections and aggressive terms in the asset c...
19:28, 06/04/2019

June brings a Dark Phoenix, the Men In Black, and lots of living toys to theaters everywhere So many movies, so little time. Every week brings a new crop of them, opening in multiplexes and arthouse theaters across the nation, and arriving in increasingly high volumes on streaming platforms like Netflix. How’s a voracious moviegoer to keep u...
14:28, 06/06/2019

Kids can help skeptical parents change mind on climate change: study A study released this week by North Carolina State University showed the sway kids can have over adults in the contentious debate over climate change and what should be done to stop it....
21:00, 05/08/2019

Kids can make sceptical parents change their minds on climate change A special curriculum for kids helped them persuade their parents to see climate change as a threat, and it had the most effect on conservative parents...
22:28, 05/06/2019

Bowl projections: No change at the top, but change is coming after Week 4 showdowns The lack of drama last week meant no change in the latest college football bowl projections. But the will be movement ahead with showdowns in Week 4.       ...
19:14, 09/17/2019

Rent Madonna's East End location: the Stepney Green property was used in a Vogue photoshoot featuring the superstar She's on the cover of British Vogue this month with an accompanying video showing her frolicking in this fab retro flat in a former Victorian school hall in Stepney Green....
13:56, 05/22/2019

Report: ESPN plans to stop featuring LaVar Ball after inappropriate remark to Molly Qerim LaVar Ball had made an inappropriate remark to ESPN's Molly Qerim during Monday's airing of First Take.       ...
02:00, 06/20/2019

Pushing a 28-core CPU to its limits: 6GHz and beyond I'm mesmerized by the way liquid-nitrogen vapor flows across the motherboard. There's something oddly therapeutic about extreme overclocking, especially when the cold air gently touches my skin, making even the tiniest bumps in clock speed ...
17:42, 05/31/2019

Pushing back against hidden fees (NBC New) When Consumer Reports recently asked for opinions on hidden fees, they got an earful. “Ninety-six percent said they were annoyed with hidden fees they experienced in their lives,” says Consumer Reports’ Anna Laitin. Those ...
02:28, 07/16/2019

US rhetoric up, pushing Guaido movement The Trump administration quickly declared enthusiastic support for the Venezuelan opposition effort to spark a military uprising against embattled President Nicolas Maduro. AP's Matt Lee explains what we can expect going forward. (May 1)  ...
00:56, 05/02/2019

Lampard: Chelsea "pushing themselves to the limit" "New Chelsea manager Frank Lampard said he was pleased with the team\u0027s response to his \"taxing\" pre-season programme following a 1-1 draw at Irish side Bohemians in his first match in charge."...
11:42, 07/11/2019

Action Figure Sarah Connor Has No Time For Your Bullshit, and the Rest of the Ass-Kicking Toys of the Week Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's weekly gathering of all the action figures tempting our wallets on the internet lately. This week: a very tall dinosaur, D23 shows off an exclusive Woody, and Terminator: Dark Fate is already kicking off its merch...
01:28, 06/17/2019

Toy Story 4 premiere: Toys are back in town as Tom Hanks joins co-stars on red carpet in Los Angeles Tom Hanks has joined his fellow Toy Story 4 co-stars on the red carpet for the world premiere of the latest edition of the well-loved children's film series....
08:56, 06/12/2019

REFILE-UPDATE 2-Newell Brands sees Toys 'R' Us woes ending, shares up 10 percent U.S. consumer products maker Newell Brands Inc on Friday beat first-quarter estimates and said the bankruptcy of its retail partner Toys 'R' Us would not have anymore impact on its business, sending its share up 10 percent....
19:56, 05/03/2019

We asked top VCs to pick 22 cannabis startups they think will blow up, raise fresh rounds, or IPO this year. Check out our exclusive lists here. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante We asked 12 of the top cannabis VCs to pick which cannabis startups they think will blow up this year. The list is divided into two categories: cannabis tech, and consumer-facing startups. Subscribe to Business Insider Prime...
03:56, 06/04/2019

Nike Drops Sneaker Featuring Betsy Ross Flag After Colin Kaepernick Is Said to Complain It Invokes Slavery Just in time for the Fourth of July, comes a report that Nike yanked a sneaker embellished with a Betsy Ross flag after NFL footballer-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick complained the image conjured up slavery and all its ills....
09:42, 07/02/2019

Michy Batshuayi and Antonio Rudiger hand Frank Lampard fitness boost after featuring for Chelsea U23s Michy Batshuayi and Antonio Rudiger handed Frank Lampard a fitness boost after helping Chelsea's Under-23 team beat Liverpool 3-0 at Stamford Bridge....
04:42, 08/20/2019

Frightened Rabbit to release The Midnight Organ Fight covers LP featuring Julien Baker, Craig Finn In May, Frightened Rabbit’s remaining members shared a recording of a 2018 tribute concert for its late frontman Scott Hutchison, who took his own life a little more than a year ago. The performance saw artists like Julien Baker, Craig Finn, and The ...
21:42, 06/18/2019

Floodwaters killing oysters, pushing out sea life Floodwaters from the Midwest are killing oysters and pushing crabs, shrimp and finfish out of bays and marshes and into saltier waters. (June 17)        ...
20:00, 06/17/2019

WeWork presses on with IPO, pushing SoftBank into a corner Office-sharing startup WeWork is pressing ahead with plans to go public despite lukewarm interest in its shares, three sources said, leaving its largest investor, SoftBank Group , with a stark choice: take a haircut or pony up even more cash....
06:14, 09/11/2019

Iran, Russia accuse U.S. of bullying, pushing war The United States faced criticism from Russia and Iran Tuesday after the Pentagon announced it was sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East after oil tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman last week....
21:28, 06/18/2019

US diplomacy pushing Middle East towards war, says ex-UK minister Alistair Burt sums up Donald Trump’s policy in the region as ‘hit them in the nuts first’America’s “hit them in the nuts first” diplomacy is helping put the Middle East on a dangerous trajectory towards a regional war, Alistair Burt, the UK’s ministe...
15:14, 05/31/2019

Grandma pushing stroller also charged in hit-and-run death South Carolina authorities say they have charged both the hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a 4-year-old girl and the grandmother who was pushing the girl across a highway in a stroller....
18:14, 04/30/2019

Trump is pushing the Fed for a big rate cut. But would it help or hurt the economy? President Trump is calling on the Fed to cut interest rates by a full percentage point. But such a step carries risks for the economy and markets.       ...
05:14, 08/21/2019

Jets D-coordinator pushing his unit to be lionhearted Gregg Williams, virtually every day, will stand in front of his defense and display a photo of a lion, or a pride of lions, on a slideshow. “You don’t have to tell lions to hunt — they just do it,” one player said the defensive coordinator told his J...
15:14, 09/07/2019

Money in the Bank will tell us just how far WWE is pushing Becky Lynch Money in the Bank needs to start earning WWE some cache with its audience. Television ratings have been in a downturn recently as WWE gets ready for its most important pay-per-view outside of the Big Four. Nearly all WWE’s major singles champio...
15:42, 05/17/2019

Activists pushing for federal facial recognition ban A coalition of activist groups representing more than 15 million combined members is pushing for a federal ban on law enforcement’s use of facial recognition technology. The groups, which are planning to blanket lawmakers with emails and phone ...
22:28, 09/05/2019

Rahul Gandhi Says He's Pushing For "New Language" In Politics Congress President Rahul Gandhi said on Tuesday that he was pushing for a "new language" in politics which does not use violence and hatred even as ideological issues are debated intensely....
05:42, 05/15/2019

Mets better off pushing for playoffs than same lame trades The Mets should have Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard available in trades, set a $1.50-on-the-dollar price and see if the Yankees, Braves, Astros, Padres, etc., are willing to overpay. The fade of Matt Harvey, the recent injury of Zack Wheeler and t...
00:00, 07/19/2019

Democrats say congressional obstruction is pushing some to think about impeachment Key House Democrats who have avoided questions about impeachment in the past say that President Donald Trump could be exposing himself to another potential avenue for impeachment by obstructing congressional investigations....
07:14, 05/01/2019

McDonald's and Burger King are facing calls to scrap plastic toys in kids' meal deals The plastic toys given away with children's fast food meals are under fire. McDonald's and Burger King are the target of a petition started by two school children who criticize the companies for giving away the toys, which get quickly throw...
17:42, 07/09/2019

Strong sales of Barbie, 'Jurassic Park' toys help stem Mattel losses, shares soar Shares of Mattel skyrocketed as much as 14 percent after the closing bell Thursday after the company posted a narrower earnings loss than analysts had expected....
03:14, 04/29/2019

Demand for 'BumbleBee' Transformers toys helps Hasbro beat revenue estimates; shares jump 15% Hasbro reported a surprise quarterly profit on Tuesday as the box-office success of Transformers movie spin-off "Bumblebee" charged sales of its action toys, putting the company's shares on track for their best day in more than two decades....
03:14, 04/29/2019

Antonio Brown Posts Bizarre, Highly Produced Hype Video Featuring Recorded Phone Call With Jon Gruden Antonio Brown’s had one of the most eventful weeks of an NFL offseason a superstar receiver has had in a long time, and the Raiders receiver has a desire to keep it going....
14:42, 09/07/2019

China pushing US to back down on Huawei in trade deal China is demanding that the Trump administration back down on its sanctions against tech company Huawei Technologies as part of an eventual trade deal between the two nations....
17:14, 06/27/2019

Tesla set to lose over $5 billion in value after pushing profit timeline Shares of Tesla Inc fell 11 percent on Thursday and were set to knock off more than $5 billion in the electric carmaker's market value, a day after it disappointed Wall Street by pushing its profit timeline once again....
15:00, 07/25/2019

With Android Q, Google is pushing for more elegant, standardized gestures At last year's developer conference, Google gave us our first taste of Android Pie's gesture-based navigation system. It was, uh, pretty rough: the classic, three-button navigation scheme was replaced with a back button, a "pill" and a hand...
04:28, 05/10/2019

Woman seen pushing elderly man off Las Vegas bus posts bail LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — The woman accused of pushing an elderly man off a bus in Las Vegas has posted bail and is currently under house arrest, according to police. According to the police report, on March 21, 74-year-old Serge Fournier was riding an RTC ...
23:28, 05/16/2019

Angelina Jolie Says She's Pushing Herself After Not Feeling ''Strong'' the Last Few Years Angelina Jolie is proving she's a superhero on and off the big screen. The legendary actress is stepping into the shoes of Maleficent once again in Disney's upcoming sequel and......
09:28, 08/25/2019

Samsung CEO admits pushing Galaxy Fold ‘before it was ready’ The Samsung Galaxy Fold was supposed to change smartphone form factors forever, but as we all know by now, the revolution will have to wait. After numerous problems were revealed days after the first batch of phones was sent to reviewers, Samsung was...
07:28, 07/02/2019

Warriors ban minority owner from NBA Finals after pushing incident The Golden State Warriors have banned team minority owner Mark Stevens from the rest of the NBA Finals following a pushing incident involving Raptors guard Kyle Lowry in Wednesday night's Game 3 loss....
20:14, 06/06/2019

Living without water: the crisis pushing people out of El Salvador El Salvador will run out of water within 80 years unless radical action is taken, a study found, while corporate interests, corruption and gangs worsen the problemJust after 6am, Victor Funez fills a three-gallon plastic pitcher with water from a tap...
09:00, 07/30/2019

Good For Him! This Man Is Getting More Joy From Pushing A Big Air Bubble Out Of His Swim Trunks Than He Has From Anything Else In Years Sometimes it’s the simplest little pleasures that leave the biggest impacts on our lives, and here’s a story that proves it: This man is getting more joy from pushing a big air bubble out of his swim trunks than he has from anything else in years....
06:42, 08/07/2019

The unsung heroes of 5G: which companies are pushing the tech forward? 5G is finally here. It’s the fifth generation of mobile networks and a massive upgrade on current 4G mobile technology, promising far higher speeds, lower latency and the potential to do more, from powering 8K video streams on future phones to...
14:56, 05/31/2019

The controversial ketamine-like drug that Trump is pushing on veterans The president has touted the drug’s benefits and offered to help a senior Veterans Affairs official negotiate the purchase of the drugPersonal interest from Donald Trump appears to have put a controversial anti-depressant on a fast track at the Depar...
08:14, 06/18/2019

Yankees will be pushing bullpen as they wait on Paxton, Sabathia KANSAS CITY, Mo. — While the Yankees wait to see if James Paxton and CC Sabathia recover from their knee issues in time to rejoin the rotation soon, manager Aaron Boone acknowledged he will have to piece together some games with his bullpen. Boone sa...
12:42, 05/26/2019

Man suspected of pushing a boy onto train tracks in Frankfurt has schizophrenia The man accused of killing a boy by pushing him in front of a train has been moved to a mental hospital, German prosecutors said. The 40-year-old had acted out against his family and a neighbor before fleeing Zurich....
23:14, 08/29/2019

Russia accuses U.S. of pushing Iran situation to brink of war: RIA Russia accused the United States on Friday of deliberately stoking dangerous tensions around Iran and pushing the situation to the brink of war, the RIA news agency reported....
12:56, 06/21/2019

Trump Is Pushing Democrats to the Brink. Look at Elijah Cummings. Representative Elijah E. Cummings, the chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, wanted to move slowly on impeachment. Now he, like many other senior Democrats, has lost his patience....
11:56, 05/08/2019

Warriors co-owner suspended for pushing Toronto player OAKLAND – Klay Thompson is set to return from a left hamstring injury for the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors on Friday night. On the Toronto side, Kyle Lowry says the Warriors executive who shoved ...
14:56, 06/07/2019

Two Key Riders Kicked Out Of Tour de France For Pushing And Shoving A brutal run of three straight Alpine climbing stages starts tomorrow at the Tour de France, but two of the best teams in the peloton will be without their strongest support riders after they got testy on today’s flat stage....
04:00, 07/25/2019

Queens pol pushing bill to save specialized HS exam Hit the books, Mr. Mayor! A Queens state senator has introduced legislation that repudiates Mayor Bill de Blasio’s controversial push to scrap New York’s specialized high schools admissions exam. Instead, Sen. Leroy Comrie is proposing the creation o...
04:42, 06/17/2019

Bernie Sanders Wants to Change America. But He May Have to Change Himself First Bernie Sanders wants to make a joke. Pretty good joke, he thinks. He is slumped in a window seat in coach on a plane parked at Chicago O’Hare. He has about an hour in transit to get the joke into his next speech. Before deplaning, he pulls his ...
21:00, 06/06/2019

Bernie Sanders is pushing hard for Alyssa Milano’s endorsement MIAMI — Alyssa Milano arrived ahead of Wednesday night’s first Democratic presidential primary debate — and Sen. Bernie Sanders is aggressively seeking her endorsement, The Post has learned. Sanders has personally phoned Milano in a bid t...
22:28, 06/26/2019

Art Shamsky pushing to get Miracle Mets manager into Hall of Fame The 1969 Mets have representation in the Hall of Fame. But is it enough? Well, their most valuable player, Tom Seaver, has a plaque there. That’s a pretty good start. Nolan Ryan, a swingman who pitched in 25 games and two more in the postseason, is h...
01:28, 05/04/2019

UPDATE 2-German minister pushing to resolve trade disputes with U.S. German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier on Thursday said he sees a 50-50 chance of averting U.S. auto tariffs, and that it will likely take weeks or months to resolve at least some of the thorny trade disputes clouding U.S.-European relations....
21:14, 07/11/2019

Man accused of pushing boy under German train was wanted by Swiss police A 40-year-old Eritrean man accused of killing an 8-year-old boy by pushing him under a train in Frankfurt on Monday was wanted by police in Switzerland, where he had been granted asylum, German police said on Tuesday....
17:00, 07/30/2019

FCC pushing forward with three-digit suicide prevention hotline similar to '911' The Federal Communication Commission is one step closer to designating the number ‘988’ as a national suicide prevention number akin to how ‘911’ is used for emergencies....
21:00, 08/15/2019

U.S. condemns Putin's decree pushing Russian citizenship for Ukrainians The United States condemned Russian President Vladimir Putin's decision to hasten the process for residents in separatist-occupied Ukraine to gain citizenship....
22:42, 04/28/2019

Department of Justice pushing T-Mobile to give more to Dish, sources say The DOJ is pushing on Deutsche Telekom to give more concessions to Dish to prop up the company as a stronger fourth competitor in the U.S. wireless market....
20:14, 07/02/2019

Toy Story 4 Is a Heartwarming, Boundary-Pushing Addition to the Beloved Franchise Above all else, the one thing Toy Story 4 needed to do was make itself worthy of the title “Toy Story.” That’s a name with a grand tradition in animation. A name that promises excellence, not some by-the-numbers cash-grab. And while it’s certain to g...
22:56, 06/13/2019

Schools Pushed for Tech in Every Classroom. Now Parents Are Pushing Back. Over the last decade, American schools embraced technology, spending millions of dollars on devices and programs; some parents question how much it’s helping....
00:42, 09/04/2019

| Cricket SA pushing full steam ahead with domestic restructure Cricket South Africa is pushing full steam ahead with plans for a domestic restructure that will see the number of professional sides increase from six to 12....
13:28, 08/08/2019

The 2020 Race Is Testing Progressives’ Power. They’re Pushing Back. Joe Biden’s campaign is challenging the political muscle of the Democratic Party’s left wing, which is desperate for a nominee who embraces its policy goals....
17:14, 05/30/2019

Israeli embassy pushing Labour antisemitism claims, NEC member said Labour to open investigation into remarks made by Peter Willsman in leaked recordingA leaked recording has emerged in which Pete Willsman, a left-leaning member of Labour’s governing body, claims the party has been infiltrated by an Israeli agent and...
12:56, 05/31/2019

O'Rourke's 'hell yes' vow to take away rifles worries U.S. lawmakers pushing for gun limits Former U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke did not hesitate during Thursday night's Democratic presidential debate when asked whether he would confiscate assault-style weapons from Americans....
02:56, 09/14/2019

New York State Is Pushing ‘One of the Strictest’ Privacy Bills in the Nation Every new privacy law is a battle over data. While the fight is still going on around privacy laws like Europe’s GDPR and California’s CCPA, New York State is set to become the next theater of war as legislators are poised to pass one of the stronges...
21:42, 06/04/2019

Top Dem lawmaker downplays Trump's impeachment, suggest media is pushing for it Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-MD, downplayed the push for President Trump's impeachment on Tuesday and suggested it's the media that's actually fanning the flames....
03:56, 06/05/2019

CLO market prepares for downturn by pushing to swap defaulted assets NEW YORK, July 25 (LPC) - Investors in US Collateralized Loan Obligation (CLOs) funds are increasingly pushing managers to include more flexibility in deal documents to address loan defaults as the market prepares for an economic downturn after years...
23:42, 07/25/2019

Woman watches her Golden Retriever drown after pushing dog into lake A heartless New Hampshire woman pushed her elderly Golden Retriever into a lake and did nothing as the helpless dog drowned, according to a new report. Nancy Bucciarelli, 66, was walking 11-year-old Bailey around Naticook Lake in Merrimack on June 8 ...
14:28, 06/17/2019

See it: Two men captured pushing dead body on shopping cart through Harlem Here’s one thing you can’t actually get at Target: a dead body rolled up inside a red carpet. Two men used a Target shopping cart to push a corpse through the streets of Harlem early Thursday, as captured in this surveillance video obtain...
05:56, 09/13/2019

Conservative women pushing back on skimpy bikini culture Halima Aden is still “shocked” that she got to pose for this year’s Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. And not just because she doesn’t wear bikinis. “I don’t know how to swim!” the 21-year-old model tells The Post. Aden is Muslim, and part of the wa...
22:28, 06/05/2019

How Venezuela’s Political Crisis Is Pushing Women Into ‘Forced Motherhood’ (CARACAS, Venezuela) — Dr. Saturnina Clemente pulls up to the small clinic in the impoverished Caucaguita neighborhood armed with one of Venezuela’s most sought-after commodities: Hormonal implants to prevent pregnancy. In a country where...
03:14, 08/22/2019

Government agencies pushing for longer mandatory metadata retention Home affairs says agencies are pushing for data to be held for more than two years for complex investigationsGovernment agencies are pushing for telecommunications companies to be forced to retain customer data for law enforcement agencies for longer...
22:14, 07/16/2019

Demand for agricultural products pushing primates to brink of extinction Growing global demands for food and agricultural commodities are driving deforestation across the neotropics -- in Africa, as well as south and southeast Asia....
20:42, 06/17/2019

Taco Charlton desperately pushing for Cowboys exit: ‘Free me’ Taco Charlton can’t stand being on the sideline. The defensive lineman, whom the Dallas Cowboys selected in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft, took to Twitter Monday to make his plea for playing time. “Free me,” Charlton, 24, tw...
19:14, 09/17/2019

Lorenzo: Not worth pushing harder in SIlverstone MotoGP qualifying Injured Honda MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo says it was "not worth" pushing any harder in British Grand Prix qualifying to advance on a season-worst 21st position...
21:00, 08/24/2019

U.S. Congress pushing back at Trump over Saudi arms deals A U.S. Senate committee approved legislation on Tuesday that would make it more difficult for President Donald Trump to avoid congressional review of arms sales, underscoring lawmakers' anger over his approval of $8 billion in military deals with Sau...
06:28, 06/26/2019

Ferrari pushing against standard parts element of 2021 F1 rules Ferrari is "not happy yet" with the proposed 2021 Formula 1 regulations and is pushing back against standardisation, according to team boss Mattia Binotto...
20:56, 08/20/2019

Motorola starts pushing Android 9.0 Pie to the unlocked Moto Z3 Play in the US Motorola continues to bring some of its smartphones to the latest version of Android, and the last device to receive a major OS update is the Moto Z3 Play. If you own Motorola's mid-range handset and you're located in the US, there's a high chance th...
05:42, 06/07/2019

YouTube to Remove Thousands of Videos Pushing Extreme Views The decision by YouTube, which is owned by Google, is the latest action by a Silicon Valley company to stem the spread of hate speech and disinformation on their sites....
18:28, 06/05/2019

Inclusivity Win! This White Girl Vacationing With Her Friends In The Caribbean Just Posted A Group Photo Featuring A Local Resort Employee With The Caption ‘Our New Friend Lol’ Society still has a long way to go when it comes to diversity, but this amazing story proves that a more accepting world really is possible: This white girl vacationing with her friends in the Caribbean just posted a group photo featuring a local res...
17:42, 08/09/2019

Florida artist hopes his satirical back-to-school fashion ads featuring kids in bulletproof vests evoke real feelings and reactions (WESH)  A  Florida photographer and graphic designer is generating attention after he created images that look like back-to-school fashion ads featuring kids in bulletproof vests. The advertisements aren’t real, but the kids are, and so are the armor...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Airbus is pushing ahead in tech as it aims for single-pilot planes, says CTO European aerospace giant Airbus is working on technologies that will cut the number of pilots needed in the cockpit, said Grazia Vittadini, chief technology officer at Airbus....
04:42, 06/28/2019

Brexit is pushing the Scottish people towards independence, says the UK's leading polling expert Getty Scotland is moving towards wanting independence from the United Kingdom, due to the ongoing Brexit crisis. The UK's leading polling expert said that anti-Brexit voters in Scotland are increasingly moving towards wanting to become independent i...
22:56, 07/02/2019

Child dies after being left in a hot car, pushing national death toll to 19 this year The young toddler who died today in Indiana is the 19th child to die in a hot car in the United States this year, according to NoHeatStroke.Org.        ...
02:00, 07/10/2019

Tom Steyer, billionaire pushing to impeach Trump, changes mind and decides to run for president Billionaire activist Tom Steyer said Tuesday that he will run for president in 2020, entering the crowded Democratic field late in the race with a pledge to focus on climate change and reforming the political system....
16:00, 07/09/2019

Science is ‘key’ to pushing forward the 2030 Agenda, UN development forum told The implementation, follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was front and centre at the United Nations on Thursday as the third day of the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) focused on the import ...
00:42, 07/12/2019

MAGA hat-wearing thug convicted of pushing Hispanic man onto subway tracks A MAGA hat-wearing thug was found guilty Thursday of punching and shoving a Hispanic man onto the subway tracks at Union Square after making derogatory comments about Mexicans. “This defendant’s crime was more than a violation of our laws — it was a ...
02:42, 06/28/2019

The Creators of Bojack Horseman on Pushing the Limits of Adult Animation Even Further With Undone Over its five seasons, Netflix’s Bojack Horseman has become one of the darkest and saddest shows on television. There are divorces, betrayals, heavy bouts of depression, drug overdoses and dementia; one Emmy-nominated episode features the main ...
06:56, 09/14/2019

Italy pushing telecoms merger to break broadband logjam: sources Italy's sovereign wealth fund is maneuvering to pull off a multibillion-euro telecoms merger and end a prolonged corporate stalemate that has held up Rome's plans to create a national broadband network, sources say....
16:14, 06/21/2019

Putin sees common aims, pushing Trump on arms pact at G-20 MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says he does not expect any breakthroughs at the Group of 20 summit that begins Friday in Japan but hopes leaders of the world’s biggest economies find a common understanding on how to give economi...
23:14, 06/27/2019

Axios Peddles Shady Poll Pushing Attack on Progressive Dems On Sunday, Axios’ Mike Allen published a post highlighting an “exclusive poll” that claimed to show Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s negative effect on the Democratic Party’s standing with crucial swing-state voters. The post also noted how Rep. Ilhan...
18:56, 07/15/2019

AOC continues pushing 'concentration camps' label, calls out Japanese internment in US In case you thought Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., might back away from her decision to label U.S. migrant detention centers as concentration camps, she offered a fresh tweet on the issue....
21:42, 06/19/2019

Chamber faces conservative backlash for pushing minimum wage compromise Conservative groups are arguing that the Chamber of Commerce made a strategic mistake by suggesting a compromise with congressional Democrats on raising the minimum wage....
06:56, 07/18/2019

Russia pushing 'unsuitable' nuclear power in Africa, critics claim Moscow aiming to win influence by wooing African states with nuclear energyRussia is attempting to gain influence in Africa and earn billions of pounds by selling developing nations nuclear technology that critics say is unsuitable and unlikely to be...
06:28, 08/28/2019

Spiraling Clashes Risk Pushing Hong Kong's Economy Into Recession Pro-democracy unrest sweeping Hong Kong is threatening to tip the trading hub into recession for the first time since the global financial crisis a decade ago, as uncertainty grips an economy already buffeted by the U.S.-China trade war....
19:14, 08/09/2019

PITCH-DECK LIBRARY: The pitch decks that helped hot startups raise millions Gettty/Neilson Barnard Billions of dollars are invested in startups every year. Whether a startup seeks to raise money from angel investors, venture-capital firms, or other backers, the presentation — or "pitch" — about the business is c...
01:56, 08/17/2019

Tech We’re Using: Spending Is as Easy as Pushing a Button. The Hard Part? Keeping Track. Tara Siegel Bernard, a personal finance reporter, recommends apps for budgeting, investments and helping little ones as young as 6 understand the value of money....
03:14, 05/03/2019

UPDATE 2-Mexico expects to save $4.5 bln after pushing firms to rework pipeline contracts Mexico said on Tuesday it had struck a deal with a group of companies to renegotiate the terms of natural gas pipeline contracts signed under the previous administration that will eventually save the government $4.5 billion....
19:14, 08/27/2019

Hong Kong government: protests are pushing city to 'extremely dangerous edge' Hong Kong's government said violence and illegal protests were pushing the city to an "extremely dangerous edge", as police fired multiple rounds of tear gas to disperse hundreds of anti-government protesters on Sunday and Beijing said it would not l...
04:14, 08/05/2019

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Prospect of Fed cut pushing dividend investors into tech, energy An expected interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month is pushing yield-oriented U.S. fund managers further afield in search of income at attractive prices....
00:56, 07/22/2019

London, England pushing cargo bikes in effort to reduce congestion, pollution The push follows London's establishment of its Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) to help reduce the high levels of vehicle pollution recorded on its streets....
13:28, 08/09/2019

Graham pushing to declassify key 'document' on Steele dossier, announces new asylum law package Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham exclusively told "Sunday Morning Futures" that he is working to declassify a sensitive "document" that definitively proves that authorities knew the Steele dossier -- which the FBI used to justify th...
21:00, 05/12/2019

Read the email from Elon Musk to Tesla employees, pushing them to hit aggressive goals Tesla CEO Elon Musk sent out another email to his employees, pushing them to aim for a record number of vehicle deliveries to end the second quarter of 2019....
06:14, 06/26/2019

Comcast usage soars 34% to 200GB a month, pushing users closer to data cap Enlarge / A Comcast van in Sunnyvale, California, in November 2018. (credit: Getty Images | Andrei Stanescu) Comcast said its customers' monthly Internet data usage increased 34 percent between Q1 2018 and Q1 2019, rising to a median of 200GB. The ...
16:42, 05/02/2019

Wall St Week Ahead-Prospect of Fed cut pushing dividend investors into tech, energy An expected interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month is pushing yield-oriented U.S. fund managers further afield in search of income at attractive prices....
13:56, 07/19/2019

Microsoft to start pushing Windows 10 version 1903 automatic updates within weeks Thanks to Microsoft's new Download and Install option for feature updates, you no longer have to worry that your PC will install the next version automatically, right? Guess again. If you're running last year's Windows 10, the new update could instal...
03:42, 05/22/2019

Israel plans to deport a U.S. human rights activist. Democrats are pushing back. Democratic lawmakers wrote to Netanyahu about the planned deportation of Human Rights Watch's Omar Shakir, but the Trump administration has taken little action....
18:14, 05/07/2019

Video shows off-duty firefighter pushing cyclist with car in road rage incident The FDNY is looking into a viral video that shows an off-duty firefighter in an alleged road rage incident with a bicyclist on the West Side Highway, officials confirmed Sunday. The woman who posted the video to Twitter claims the driver blew through...
21:42, 06/09/2019

Trump administration defends pushing migrant asylum seekers back into Mexico Justice Department lawyers urged a federal appeals court to allow continuation of the Migrant Protection Protocols program, a critical aspect of Trump’s immigration policy....
22:00, 07/11/2019

Judge slams city lawyers pushing new Two Bridges high-rise buildings A Manhattan judge slammed city lawyers Wednesday after a marathon of hearings about controversial plans to add luxury high-rise apartment buildings to the Two Bridges housing development downtown. Justice Arthur Engoron said city lawyers seem to thin...
02:42, 06/06/2019

Booker pushing gun buyback to 'distinguish himself' in crowded field, journalist Judith Miller says Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Judith Miller reacted Tuesday to 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker's plan to implement a federal buyback program for certain types of firearms....
02:14, 05/08/2019

Southeast Asia Doesn’t Want to Be the World’s Dumping Ground. Here’s How Some Countries Are Pushing Back The global trash trade has reached a turning point; wealthier nations have long shipped their plastic waste to the developing world to be processed, but in recent months, some nations in Southeast Asia have begun sending the exports — much of i...
11:42, 06/03/2019

Tom Homan: Democrats, liberal media pushing 'false narrative' on border enforcement Following the release of a Fox News poll revealing that 50 percent of voters believe the Trump administration has "gone too far" in the enforcement of immigration laws, former ICE Acting Director Tom Homan said that group is "misinformed."...
19:00, 06/17/2019

Dior stokes outrage with 'racist' fragrance ad campaign featuring Johnny Depp A new Dior ad featuring Johnny Depp sparked outrage Friday for its use of Native American culture and symbols.        ...
07:28, 08/31/2019

Calling all hardware startups! Apply to Hardware Battlefield @ TC Shenzhen Got hardware? Well then, listen up, because our search continues for boundary-pushing, early-stage hardware startups to join us in Shenzhen, China for an epic opportunity; launch your startup on a global stage and compete in Hardware Battlefield at T...
13:00, 08/01/2019

College Board president pushing 'adversity score' is same man behind controversial Common Core program The College Board president behind the recent decision to assign applicants an "adversity score" is the same man who peddled Common Core, one of the colossal failures of the U.S. educational system. ...
14:28, 05/17/2019

William Happer: Trump aide pushing climate denial inside the White House The physicist, 79, has a seat on the National Security Council – and thinks the science that proves global heating is wrongBy the early 1990s, the man now dubbed the “chief climate change skeptic” in Donald Trump’s White House had already decided he ...
10:14, 06/21/2019

Pushing the limits: Qantas seeks backing from pilots, regulator for record-long routes Qantas Airways Ltd, which hopes to buy planes this year for record-breaking 21-hour flights between Sydney and London has two hurdles left to overcome: getting pilots and Australia's aviation regulator to agree to unprecedented duty times....
02:28, 05/01/2019

Hemingway says mainstream media pushing same narrative as 2016: 'Disappointing they haven't updated their spin' President Trump launched his 2020 re-election campaign Tuesday night in Orlando, Florida, but many mainstream media pundits continued their blistering criticism. ...
19:56, 06/19/2019

'Avengers: Endgame' star Brie Larson wants Marvel to 'move faster' in pushing for diversity “Avengers: Endgame” and “Captain Marvel” star Brie Larson is proud to be a part of the ongoing push to show more diversity in Marvel movies, but the actress believes things could be moving a lot faster....
23:56, 04/29/2019

Lego bounces back with Avengers and Lego Movie sequel toys Global sales up 4% in first six months of 2019 after toy-maker had to axe 1,400 jobs in 2017 The sales recovery at Lego has continued thanks to the success of new sets linked to the Avengers superhero franchise and Lego Movie 2.The Danish toy-maker, ...
20:00, 09/03/2019

Facebook Has Been Paying Contractors to Transcribe Users’ Facebook Messenger Voice Chats (Bloomberg) — Facebook Inc. has been paying hundreds of outside contractors to transcribe clips of audio from users of its services, according to people with knowledge of the work. The work has rattled the contract employees, who are not told w...
01:00, 08/14/2019

Facebook Cites Mass Shooting Streamed Live on Facebook as Proof Platform Has 'Gotten Better' Questioned over Facebook’s efforts to stop the spread of false information in the aftermath of the 2017 Las Vegas shooting, a senior Facebook official called to testify before the House Committee on Homeland Security on Wednesday said the company has...
00:42, 06/27/2019

Facebook’s Libra currency spawns a wave of fakes, including on Facebook itself The accounts purporting to sell or represent the not-yet-available digital currency could undermine efforts to inspire confidence and satisfy regulators scrutinizing Libra....
02:56, 07/23/2019

Facebook Co-Founder Makes a Hell of a Compelling Case for Breaking Up Facebook If you’ve ever argued that Facebook has become the Ma Bell or, worse, the Standard Oil of our generation, you’re going to love what Chris Hughes has to say. The Facebook co-founder just published a lengthy and extremely convincing argument for breaki...
18:28, 05/09/2019

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes reportedly working with FTC on Facebook breakup Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes is reportedly in talks with the US government about breaking up the social networking company.       ...
19:00, 07/26/2019

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes argues for a breakup of Facebook, but easier said than done Facebook could be a monopolist, but it's not a slam dunk the courts would see it that way. A Facebook breakup is interesting but the details are messy....
16:56, 05/09/2019

TfL alters 'confusing' junk food ad rules after its own advert featuring Wimbledon falls foul over strawberries and cream Transport chiefs have changed their "confusing" junk food advertising rules — after even one of their own adverts, featuring strawberries and cream, fell foul of the guidelines....
14:28, 06/27/2019

Calling all Facebook singles, you can now find a match with Facebook Dating Facebook Dating might be new to America, but it's a service that is already available in 19 other countries.       ...
03:42, 09/06/2019

Facebook wants to let you share your WhatsApp status to Facebook and Instagram What’s the first thing you can think of when you hear that Facebook is considering allowing WhatsApp users to share their status updates to Facebook, Instagram, and other apps? If you said “Cool,” that’s understandable —...
01:56, 06/28/2019

Zuckerberg Promises 'the Future Is Private,' but Facebook Will Still Be Facebook To open the decade, Mark Zuckerberg defiantly announced that the age of privacy was over. Now, as we approach the decade’s end, the Facebook founder and CEO says he’s rebuilding the world’s biggest social network around privacy first.Read more......
01:14, 05/01/2019

‘Hateful attacks’ pushing Sri Lanka backwards, UN advisers warn, urging an end to ‘discriminatory practices’ that feed intolerance Growing instances of religious-based violence in the North Western Province of Sri Lanka have prompted two United Nations Special Advisers to call for an end to “hateful attacks” directed towards the country’s Muslim minority....
19:28, 05/14/2019

Conservative group launches national campaign pushing 2020 Dems to release Supreme Court shortlist The Judicial Crisis Network will spend $1.1 million to pressure Democratic presidential candidates into releasing a shortlist of potential Supreme Court nominees....
17:56, 06/25/2019

NRA Head Reportedly Called Trump to Warn Him That Pushing Firearm Background Checks Wouldn’t Play Well With His Base Vladimir Putin’s most beloved Russian operative walked onto the White House lawn and told the press that he was “all in favor” of “background checks like we’ve never had before.”...
02:42, 08/09/2019

Resurfaced video shows Joe Biden pushing border fence, calling for employers who hired 'illegals' to be punished Former Vice President Joe Biden, while a senator in 2006, advocated for a southern border wall and punishment for employers who hired illegal immigrants....
20:00, 05/11/2019

Store clerk, local newspaper apologize for pushing video showing final moments of wounded police officer A Missouri store clerk has apologized after livestreaming the death of a police officer on Facebook, and a local newspaper has apologized for linking to the video....
22:00, 06/24/2019

Sheryl Crow's 'Threads' dazzles with songs featuring Maren Morris, Eric Clapton, Johnny Cash and more Sheryl Crow's album 'Threads' dazzles with songs featuring a who's who of musicians. This will be her final studio album, the star says.        ...
21:42, 08/30/2019

Facebook’s co-founder: ‘It’s time to break up Facebook’ Chris Hughes, a co-founder of Facebook, is calling for the break up of the social media juggernaut, citing the threat of the platform’s unchecked power and that of its chief executive, Mark Zuckerber......
21:42, 05/09/2019

Trump pushing for major crackdown on homeless camps in California, with aides discussing moving residents to government-backed facilities President Trump has ordered White House officials to conduct a sweeping crackdown on homelessness in California, citing the state’s growing crisis, according to four government officials aware of the......
21:42, 09/10/2019

'Family first': Kirk Douglas, 102, poses for sweet family photo featuring four generations The Douglas family photo includes Kirk, his wife, Anne, son Michael, daughter-in-law Catherine Zeta-Jones, his grandchildren and great-grandchild.        ...
13:42, 08/21/2019

UK government dares Brexit opponents: Change the law or change the government Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government on Thursday dared lawmakers who want to stop a no-deal Brexit: change the law or change the government if you want to stop Britain leaving the European Union on Oct. 31....
09:42, 08/29/2019

DoorDash is under fire for its controversial tipping policy. We asked Uber, Lyft, Instacart and other gig-economy startups how much of your tips go directly to their workers (UBER, LYFT) Katie Canales/Business Insider DoorDash is under fire for an opaque tipping system that customers are saying is misleading. In some cases, tips count toward the company's guaranteed minimum pay for orders, instead of being added on top of the check...
13:42, 07/23/2019

New homes in Enfield: buyers are pushing just beyond the north circular for better value homes within 30 minutes of the City Enfield in north London is perfect for those looking to travel both in and out of London – it's served by three overland stations, three tube stations and is close to the M25....
16:56, 05/28/2019

Mexico’s Workers Can Finally Choose Unions. Old Unions Are Pushing Back. Mexico is overturning rules that forced workers into government-allied unions, but enforcement will be tough as those unions and employers push back....
17:00, 06/22/2019

The Trump Administration’s Changes to the Endangered Species Act Risks Pushing More Species to Extinction The U.S. federal law that once saved the bald eagle from extinction is facing a new set of rollbacks by the Trump Administration, worrying conservation scientists about the future of at-risk species. Signed into law in 1973 by President Richard Nixo...
13:00, 08/15/2019

Barclays sees Carrefour-Casino merger as possible, pushing up Casino shares Shares in French retailer Casino rose around 2% on Tuesday after Barclays said in a note that a tie-up with larger rival Carrefour could be a possibility "given the difficulties encountered by Casino's majority shareholder."...
15:56, 07/16/2019

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer wins again for the 23rd time, pushing winnings to $1.7M Is James Holzhauer still the "Jeopardy!" champ? Yup, after winning his 23rd consecutive game, putting his total winnings at nearly $1.8 million.        ...
03:42, 05/21/2019

Johnson & Johnson Faces Possible $17 Billion Payout For Pushing Opiods US drugmaker Johnson & Johnson faces a potential record $17 billion damages payout Monday when an Oklahoma judge rules whether its aggressive promotion of opioid painkillers was responsible for the......
19:42, 08/26/2019

Apple kills 12-inch MacBook, pushing students to 13-inch Air and Pro Apple's smallest laptop is gone from the lineup, seemingly replaced by a modestly refreshed MacBook Air and substantially more powerful entry MacBook Pro.Read More...
01:14, 07/10/2019

'Protect the players': LeBron James takes exception to Kyle Lowry pushing incident LeBron James took to Instagram to voice his displeasure about the incident between Warriors minority owner Mark Stevens and Raptors guard Kyle Lowry.        ...
20:00, 06/06/2019

Facebook Argues Against Breaking Up Facebook On Thursday, Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes penned an editorial in the New York Times calling for the company to be broken up, its subsidiaries Instagram and WhatsApp spun off, and future acquisitions banned for several years. Hughes argued that Fa...
00:00, 05/12/2019

Broadway fans will love this new immersive Madame Tussauds exhibit featuring 'Cats,' 'Phantom,' 'Big' and more Madame Tussauds New York visitors can immerse themselves in an interactive Broadway exhibit featuring "Cats," "Phantom of the Opera," "Big" and more.        ...
00:56, 06/06/2019

Facebook Is Rebranding Instagram As ‘Instagram From Facebook’ in a Surprising and Controversial Move Facebook plans to attach its name to Instagram and WhatsApp, branding them “Instagram from Facebook” and “WhatsApp from Facebook.” The move is controversial because both of the apps were born outside of Facebook, have very dif...
17:28, 08/03/2019

Boris Johnson's 'no-deal' Brexit appears defeated. Now he's pushing for new election Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a new fight to call a general election after rebel lawmakers took a decisive step toward taking control of Brexit.        ...
11:28, 09/04/2019

Here's What You'll Pay to Change Your Flight The process of changing your flight is easy; it’s the fees that become a nuisance. Airlines like United, Delta, and America airlines charge anywhere from $200 to $750 for a change, maybe even more than the cost of your original ticket. Luckily, you a...
20:56, 07/16/2019

The DNC Won't Take Climate Change Seriously He may be an underdog, but 2020 presidential candidate and Washington governor Jay Inslee is deadly serious about climate change. The Democratic National Committee, however, is ignoring Inslee’s extremely valid request to make climate change a major ...
07:56, 06/06/2019

Don't Ask How to Pay for Climate Change. Ask Who Opinion: Asking presidential candidates *how* they'll pay for the cost of climate change is naive. We should be asking, “*who* is going to pay?” and “how much?”...
16:14, 08/02/2019

How do the breasts change with age and why? As a person gets older, their breasts naturally change shape and size, and they often develop lumps. In this article, we look at how aging affects the breasts, including possible changes and when to see a doctor....
01:42, 07/16/2019

How is 5G set to change the classroom? 5G is the fifth generation of mobile internet connectivity, and is just beginning to roll out around the world. It promises speeds up to 20 times faster than 4G connections, more bandwidth and more stable connections. This has tremendous potenti...
19:00, 06/21/2019

EU elections: how they work, what they might change About 400 million Europeans from 28 countries will head to the polls May 23-26 to choose lawmakers to represent them at the European Parliament for the next five years....
12:14, 05/10/2019

How bitcoin could change the art world British artist David Hockney smashed records last year when his "Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures)" sold at auction in New York for $90 million....
22:14, 04/28/2019

More Venezuelans will have to die before there is real change They've taken to the streets for months, they've been galvanised by a new leader and widespread international support and then they saw the makings of a coup. Finally, they thought, this is it....
04:56, 05/02/2019

No Plans To Change Name Of 737 MAX, Says Boeing Boeing Co said on Monday it had no plans to change the name of the 737 MAX after news reports that it would be prepared to do so to improve its future marketing....
01:00, 06/18/2019

We need to change how we think about oil markets, says IHS Energy VP Roger Diwan, IHS Vice President for energy and financial markets, and Helima Croft, RBC head of commodity, join "Squawk on the Street" to break down growing tensions in the Middle East and their effect on oil markets....
20:00, 06/14/2019

Auto execs not so sure that change is necessary What also emerges from IBM's survey is how many executives do feel a sense of urgency about the massive changes expected to occur in the auto industry in the near future....
22:56, 09/11/2019

What Happened At Pocono, And Why It Needs To Change On Sunday, August 18, yet another bad crash at Pocono Raceway on the very first lap of the IndyCar race involved five cars, caused a lengthy red flag, and saw one driver taken to the hospital to inspect a non-fatal injury. Let’s break down what happe...
21:00, 08/19/2019

Boeing says has no plans to change name of 737 max Boeing Co said on Monday it had no plans to change the name of the 737 MAX after a news report that it would be prepared to do so to improve its future marketing....
20:56, 06/17/2019

We Need To Change The Way We Open Our Car Doors I saw another report today of someone on a bicycle getting doored into traffic and dying. It’s common in the U.S. to simply fling your door open as you’re getting out of the car. It’s common enough that there’s a trope in television and movies of ope...
07:00, 05/18/2019

Do you think we will see a change now that Jony Ive is gone from Apple? The big news this weekend was Jony Ive leaving Apple. The Chief Design Officer who gave us so many iconic products in the past. He’s not entirely gone, or at least that’s what we are told. Sir Ive will go on to run his own design company LoveFrom, wh...
16:42, 07/01/2019

Will apps have to change to support 5G? 5G is coming, as you may have already heard, with the super-fast, super-versatile, next-gen standard for cellular data transfer starting to arrive on phones already. So how is it going to affect the most important part of our phones – the apps...
16:42, 06/10/2019

Some trees can change sex and are more likely to die when female Striped maples change sex from year to year, and we used to think being female led to healthier trees, but it turns out that female trees are more likely to die...
17:56, 06/07/2019

5G could change everything. Here’s what you need to know before you buy into the tech We keep hearing 5G will revolutionize our connected world, but it can get a bit complicated. Here's what you really need to know now before upgrading.       ...
15:28, 07/29/2019

Tell us about the one lifestyle change that worked for you As part of a series exploring how one change can make a profound personal impact, we want to hear from youWhat is the most impactful lifestyle change that you have made that has improved your health and wellbeing? Over the past few months, writers ha...
11:00, 06/24/2019

Talk to us: how would you change the internet if you could? The internet is full of annoyances designed to make you click here, watch this and keep scrolling for more. How could it be better?Auto-play video ads. Aggressive pop-ups. Invisible ad trackers.The internet of 2019 is full of annoyances and dark patt...
01:00, 08/01/2019

How do breasts change during and after pregnancy? Changes in the breasts are a regular occurrence during and after pregnancy. Breast changes vary from person to person and can occur whether a woman breastfeeds or not. Learn more about the types of changes and when they may signal an underlying condi...
07:14, 06/29/2019

What does semen taste like, and can it change? Semen typically has a bitter or slightly salty taste, though this may vary from person to person. Various fluids in the semen give it its taste. Learn more here....
07:56, 08/14/2019

Do vegans help prevent climate change? If you want to save the world, go veggie seems to be the motto. But even though dietary decisions are proven to reduce CO2 emissions, young Germans are still eating a lot of meat....
01:15, 08/13/2019

Climate change could cause octopuses to go blind Plastic pollution and climate change may be significantly altering the level of oxygen on our planet. Now, a new study dives into the impact it could have on marine life, including squids, crabs and octopuses – blindness. The study, published in the ...
20:42, 05/20/2019

Mets’ Robinson Cano is ‘sad’ but that may soon change Robinson Cano spent two weeks as a spectator, even traveling cross-country with the Mets so he wouldn’t feel dissociated from the team. Tuesday night he is hoping to be an active participant again, as Cano said he expects to be activated from the inj...
09:14, 06/04/2019

How to Change Bad Habits, With James Clear You hear a lot of things about how to change habits—it’s going to take you 21 days! You are going to have to make small changes before you can make big changes! Reward yourself! Deny yourself! Grit your teeth! Just do it!...
01:28, 05/30/2019

The Latest: Change would allow big flag to keep flying RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the fight over a large American flag in Statesville, N.C. (all times local): 6:50 p.m. Maybe “The Profit” won’t have to go to jail over his flag after all. The city of Statesville, North Carolina, ...
01:56, 05/30/2019

How much destruction is needed for us to take climate change seriously? Whether human civilization stays intact amid this worsening weather depends on recognizing our shared humanity – and designing policy accordinglyNews of Hurricane Dorian’s first casualty came early on Monday morning from the Bahamas Press. A seven-ye...
16:28, 09/03/2019

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....
18:56, 05/23/2019

Another Parent Change Looms for Chrysler Fiat Chrysler’s proposed merger with France’s Renault would bring Chrysler electric-car technology and a partner with global heft—as well as more exposure to Europe’s long-troubled car market....
12:42, 06/03/2019

Why PGA Championship was moved up in change that’s paying off The PGA Championship used to bat cleanup in the major championship batting order. Now it’s in the two hole. The PGA, which several years ago marketed itself as “Glory’s Last Shot” to accentuate its place as the final major championship in the c...
00:42, 05/15/2019

Change Your Loyalty Program Passwords Now If you can’t remember the last time you changed the passwords on your loyalty program accounts, it’s time to make some password updates—or risk being hacked....
15:28, 05/15/2019

Why Your Brain Can’t Process Climate Change Last week saw the latest in a series of increasingly dire reports from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. This past July was the hottest month on record, punctuated by intense heat waves throughout Europe and the Arctic, leading to a reco...
15:56, 08/14/2019

Job Training Can Change Lives. See How San Antonio Does It. A program with an intensive approach offers a rare success story in producing lasting wage gains. Its guiding principle: “We will not let them fail.”...
18:42, 08/19/2019

This Case Could Change How the SEC Regulates Cryptocurrencies The SEC filed a complaint against social media company Kik, claiming that it improperly marketed its 2017 initial coin offering as an investment vehicle....
01:42, 06/05/2019

Climate change is an emergency we can solve The UK parliament has declared a “climate emergency”. Urgent action is absolutely necessary, but it needs to be carried out with calm hope, not panicked despair...
18:28, 05/13/2019

Why Is Hollywood So Scared of Climate Change? Environmental concerns have been the driving force of villains in recent superhero and sci-fi movies. But critics say the industry needs to show how society can reform its ways....
02:14, 08/15/2019

5G phones are expensive, but MediaTek wants to change that While we’ve seen the 1Gbps download speeds that we were promised with 5G, it’s only been in expensive flagship phones like the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G, adding price to the list of obstacles standing between the average user and the super-...
10:00, 05/29/2019

iPadOS won’t change your mind on the iPad Apple's announcement of iPadOS yesterday wasn't a huge surprise, outside of the name. Rumors have suggested that iOS 13 would be a major step forward for the iPad, bringing multitasking improvements that would make using an iPad more like a...
21:00, 06/04/2019

Trump says he is not looking for regime change in Iran President Trump said the U.S. was not looking for regime change in Iran after weeks of escalating tension and the deployment of additional American troops to the region....
16:42, 05/27/2019

iOS 13 features and beta: here's how your iPhone is going to change iOS 13 has been confirmed by Apple just now and we should get the beta right away, with Dark Mode finally confirmed for the upcoming iPhone and iPad update. That's what everyone is looking forward to. But there's so much more expected.We&ap...
20:14, 06/03/2019

Global change: Challenge or opportunity? At Berlin's European School of Business and Technologies (ESMT), experts differ on how to confront a world economy with shifting powers. DW's Lars Halter takes a closer look at whether there's any common ground at all....
20:00, 06/06/2019

China Tariffs May Change Fed's Tune Low inflation is the biggest reason the Federal Reserve has for not raising interest rates. The U.S.-China trade impasse could take that reason away....
21:56, 05/10/2019

Why Argentina Shuddered at Prospect of Change at Top Nothing was decided in Argentina’s primary election Aug. 11. It was only meant to provide a sign of voter sentiment ahead of the real vote Oct. 27. What, then, explains the economic earthquake caused by the results? The poor showing by Mauricio Macri...
08:00, 09/02/2019

Former Oil CEO Aims to Change How the U.S. Exports Natural Gas SeaOne Holdings, founded by the former chief of shale giant EOG Resources, has new technology for shipping U.S. natural gas abroad—and a plan to build natural-gas power plants in Colombia....
06:56, 09/17/2019

How does the cervix change in early pregnancy? The cervix has a different position and texture in early pregnancy. Cervical discharge also changes. In this article, we look at changes to the cervix during early pregnancy....
08:00, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 1-Boeing says has no plans to change name of 737 max Boeing Co said on Monday it had no plans to change the name of the 737 MAX after news reports that it would be prepared to do so to improve its future marketing....
20:56, 06/17/2019

Trying to Change Pro Tennis One Signature at a Time Maria Patrascu, never ranked higher than 600th, has emerged as the spokeswoman for those angry about rules designed to slash the number of pro tennis players....
21:39, 04/28/2019

From the archives: Pop a pill to change your personality In 1994, the controversial advent of Prozac and other mood-changing pills heralded a new era in manipulating our brains – or at least so we thought back then...
21:39, 04/28/2019

Climate change: Five ways to be resilient The Global Commission on Adaptation - a group of 34 leaders in politics, business and science say the world urgently needs to be made more "climate change resilient"....
07:42, 09/10/2019

One small change can help NHL elevate Stanley Cup even more The injury lists revealed following the playoffs are longer than Zdeno Chara’s reach. One guy plays through a broken sternum, another through cracked ribs, another with broken bones. The legend of Bob Baun, the Toronto defenseman who scored an elimin...
09:42, 06/16/2019

'They should change my job title' - Pochettino on transfers "Mauricio Pochettino has repeated his claim that he has no influence on Tottenham\u0027s transfer activity in the wake of his side\u0027s Audi Cup win over Real Madrid in Munich."...
12:42, 07/31/2019

Change UK: how not to set up a political party – podcast With six of its 11 MPs having quit, Heather Stewart, the Guardian’s political editor, charts what went wrong. Plus Damian Carrington on plant extinctions In February 2019, seven MPs resigned from the Labour party and formed the Independent Group. Day...
05:14, 06/12/2019

One of the Most Annoying Parts About Owning an EV Is About to Change Whether you own an electric vehicle or not, there’s still a good chance that you’ve heard countless diatribes about how much charging it sucks. Now, though, charging networks ChargePoint and Electrify America are merging together, enabling members of...
06:56, 06/12/2019

How to Change the Size of Your App Icons in iPadOS 13 One of the more jarring experiences you’ll encounter when updating your iPad to Apple’s iPadOS 13 this fall—including having to call it that from now on—are the slightly smaller icons now gracing your iPad’s Home screen and pages....
23:00, 07/30/2019

Vergne: 'Something needs to change' in Formula E stewarding "DS Techeetah’s Jean-Eric Vergne says “something needs to change” with the consistency of ABB FIA Formula E full course yellow penalties after he was penalised for an infringement in Rome."...
19:42, 05/01/2019

Objects can now change colors like a chameleon The color-changing capabilities of chameleons have long bewildered willing observers. The philosopher Aristotle himself was long mystified by these adaptive creatures. But while humans can’t yet camouflage much beyond a green outfit to match grass, i...
11:42, 09/10/2019

Eat more avocado! What I learned from the study that will change how we eat The Predict study measured thousands of people’s reactions to different foods in an effort to develop truly individualised, preventive medicine. Is this the start of a dietary revolution?I am on a small ward at St Thomas’ hospital in London. There ar...
15:28, 06/23/2019

| Cheetahs change it up for WP Currie Cup showdown The Free State Cheetahs have named their line-up to face Western Province in a Currie Cup encounter at Free State Stadium in Bloemfontein this weekend....
20:28, 08/22/2019

How accountants can lead digital change In business, trust is everything. Yet 70% of small businesses would not recommend their accountant, and a third suggested avoiding them completely, according to a new poll of 1,500 UK SMEs. The entrepreneurs surveyed said accountants don’t und...
19:28, 09/06/2019

Volkswagen’s $17 Billion Change of Direction The car giant is finally putting its faith in the wonders of the capital markets with its Traton trucks IPO. If only Germany’s citizens would do the same. ...
14:28, 06/14/2019

UnitedHealth will not change its stance on rebates - CEO UnitedHealth Group Inc will stick to its plan to implement point-of-sale rebates to all its members, Chief Executive Officer David Wichmann said on Thursday....
17:42, 07/18/2019

When Climate Change Is Stranger Than Fiction Amitav Ghosh, whose book “Gun Island” is set in an ecologically unstable world, wants literature to explore the environment as much as it does other crises....
14:42, 09/07/2019