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9/11 memorials and remembrances around the US

From New York and Washington to Tampa and Honolulu, here are some of the places in the US holding 2019 memorials, observances and events on the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks....

9/11 memorials and remembrances around the US

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How to Co-Parent With a Difficult Ex So, you had kids with an asshole. You probably didn’t mean to. Maybe they were much less of an asshole before the kids came along—or maybe their dickish tendencies were just easier to deal with when you weren’t also trying to keep small humans alive....
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Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Some of the illnesses are so severe that the C.D.C. says it expects more deaths....
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Justin Trudeau speaks after brownface photo Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will speak after a photo of him wearing brownface when he was a school teacher in 2001 surfaced. Follow here for the latest...
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All Blacks coach Steve Hansen hits out at Springboks for piling pressure on referee ahead of World Cup opener All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has accused his South Africa counterpart Rassie Erasmus of putting undue pressure on referee Jerome Garces in an escalating war of words ahead of Saturday's World Cup match....
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Trump sues to stop Manhattan district attorney from getting his tax returns President Trump’s lawyers filed a lawsuit Thursday to fight the Manhattan district attorney’s demand for eight years of his corporate and personal tax returns. “In response to the subpoenas issued by the New York County District Attorney, we have fil...
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21:56, 09/19/2019

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Apple launches iOS 13, watchOS 6, and Apple Arcade Apple's Craig Federighi unveils iOS 13 at WWDC 2019. (credit: Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica) Apple has begun pushing iOS 13 and watchOS 6 to supported iPhones and Apple Watches. Both updates bring substantial changes—especially iOS 13—and mark the begi...
21:56, 09/19/2019

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21:56, 09/19/2019

MOVES-Citigroup hires Summerfield to run asset management investment banking Citigroup Inc has hired former Credit Suisse Group AG banker Hamish Summerfield as its global head of asset management investment banking, according to an internal memo reviewed by Reuters....
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TC Energy's Marketlink oil pipeline shut as flooding disrupts ops at Gulf Coast terminals - traders TC Energy Corp's Marketlink oil pipeline from Cushing, Oklahoma to Nederland, Texas was shut as flooding disrupted operations at U.S. Gulf Coast terminals, traders familiar with the matter said on Thursday....
22:28, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 2-Casino in talks to sell discount chain Leader Price to Aldi Debt-laden French retailer Casino is in talks to sell its French discount store chain Leader Price to German low-cost rival Aldi, Casino said on Thursday....
22:28, 09/19/2019

Alphabet unit to make drone deliveries for Walgreens, FedEx in the U.S. Alphabet Inc's aviation unit Wing said on Thursday it has partnered with Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and FedEx Corp for deliveries directly to homes in Virginia using drones, beginning next month....
22:28, 09/19/2019

Boxing News at Five: Wilder says he will “pop open” Fury’s cut when they fight, Garcia ends tiff with Golden Boy to sign new contract Deontay Wilder is going to target Tyson Fury's right eye when they fight next year, and Ryan Garcia and Golden Boy Promotions kiss and make up The post Boxing News at Five: Wilder says he will “pop open” Fury’s cut when they fight, Garcia ends tiff w...
22:28, 09/19/2019

iOS 12.4.1 release date and all iOS 12 features explained The iOS 12.4.1 update is live, and is the last one for some older iPhones and iPads that won't upgrade to iOS 13 or iPadOS, respectively.We've also got a full list of all the iOS 12 features added from its launch last September to today. iO...
22:56, 09/19/2019

Get £50 off your next holiday with Now Broadband's affordable broadband deals Sorting your internet plan, its a stressful experience by all accounts and one that should be rewarded with a break...a holiday in fact. Luckily, to help support your post-internet purchase vacation plans, Now Broadband will help you pay for your tri...
22:56, 09/19/2019

We tested Borderlands 3 performance on all the best graphics cards Borderlands 3 has finally arrived, and for all intents and purposes it's pretty good, at least according to our review. But, because this game will be played for a long time by people with all kinds of graphics cards, we thought it would be a go...
22:56, 09/19/2019

SEC's Clayton Says SEC Doesn't Judge Direct Listings The Securities and Exchange Commission doesn’t mind when companies go public using a cheaper ‘direct listing’ on exchanges instead of a more traditional underwritten IPO, the agency’s chairman said....
22:57, 09/19/2019

FX market bounces back on swaps, forwards growth While spot volumes remain below 2013 levels, the latest BIS triennial central bank survey notes that FX markets have recovered from the decline recorded in 2016 on the back of strong growth in swap and forward transactions....
22:57, 09/19/2019

A huge list of Samsung Galaxy phones set to be updated to Android 10 just leaked A leak earlier this week claimed that Samsung will soon release Android 10 betas for its 2019 flagships, including the Galaxy S10 series and the Note 10 series. That’s hardly surprising, considering that Samsung usually updates its latest flags...
22:57, 09/19/2019

British leaders give EU possible alternatives to unsettled 'backstop' The British government detailed Thursday a possible alternative to the Irish "backstop" provision that's been at the heart of dissent among lawmakers and leaders who are trying to agree on a deal to leave the EU....
22:57, 09/19/2019

French crews rescue Belgian pilot from electrical line after plane crashes French emergency crews rescued a Belgian F-16 fighter pilot from an electrical line Thursday morning after he ejected from a plane that crashed in Brittany, France....
22:57, 09/19/2019

Australian FMX Athlete Jackson Strong Performs High Octane Stunts In Udaipur Jackson Strong, a six-time X-Games gold medalist, is in Udaipur to shoot a TVC for Monster Energy and showcased some incredible stunts to the crowds in the city....
23:28, 09/19/2019

Trump’s National Security Aides Refining Possible Iran Options President Trump has threatened to order “the ultimate option” of a strike on Iran after attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, but also emphasized his opposition to another war....
23:28, 09/19/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite is the best portable system Nintendo has ever made Congratulations! It's a bouncing, baby gaming console! When I first tried the Nintendo Switch nearly three years ago now, I summed up the experience by saying that “Nintendo has made a great portable console t...
23:29, 09/19/2019

Ticktum gets first race outing since Red Bull exit in F3 level series Two-time Macau Grand Prix winner Dan Ticktum is to return to racing this weekend for the first time since he was dropped by the Red Bull Junior programme...
23:56, 09/19/2019

Zarco: KTM “ripped out my heart” by dropping him from MotoGP ride Ousted KTM MotoGP rider Johann Zarco says it felt like his "heart was ripped out" by the Austrian manufacturer's decision to drop him with immediate effect this week...
23:56, 09/19/2019

'I’m going to do it until I’m 100': At 98, D-Day vet Tom Rice parachutes again Tom Rice, a 98-year-old World War II veteran, landed a tandem jump commemorating the 75th anniversary of Operation Market Garden in the Netherlands.        ...
23:56, 09/19/2019

'Worse than Hurricane Harvey': More than 1,000 rescued or evacuated from floods as Imelda drenches Texas First responders were overwhelmed by 911 calls for high water rescues as Tropical Depression Imelda drenched Winnie and Beaumont, Texas, with rain.        ...
23:56, 09/19/2019

Airbnb plans stock market splash in 2020 In a short statement posted on its website on Thursday, Airbnb did not give any details on how it plans to list its shares, although it is widely expected to take a direct-listing route....
23:56, 09/19/2019

India's Tata Motors to launch new EV in 2020 Indian automaker Tata Motors will launch an electric vehicle (EV) early next year based on a new powertrain technology it has developed to grow its portfolio of clean energy cars, the company's chief executive said on Thursday....
23:56, 09/19/2019

Russia hands Google small fine for advert infraction Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service said on Thursday it had fined Google 100,000 roubles ($1,560) for circulating adverts for financial services by Ali Trade, a company it said did not have the required license for such activity....
23:56, 09/19/2019

Watch: Vice President Mike Pence speaks live at Delivering Alpha Vice President Pence's sit-down with CNBC's Joe Kernen comes as President Donald Trump's White House navigates a forest of thorny political issues....
23:56, 09/19/2019

The situation in the Middle East is deteriorating: Reyl Singapore Daryl Liew of Reyl Singapore says there could be a floor for oil prices now because the geopolitical risk premium is back in the price. He also says he is concerned about the outlook for the Middle East....
23:56, 09/19/2019

Turkey's steel imports into Europe a 'problem' Turkey's steel imports into Europe are a "greater problem" for the industry than the slowdown in demand from car makers, the boss of Europe's third largest steelmaker has told Sky News....
23:56, 09/19/2019

California union demands pepper spray for workers after multiple homeless attacks in state’s capital A spate of incidents involving homeless people attacking state groundskeepers in California’s capital has prompted the union representing them to demand pepper spray be provided for self-defense....
23:56, 09/19/2019

Republican, Democratic lawmakers launch caucus to 'End the Youth Vaping Epidemic' A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday they are forming a caucus to combat the "epidemic" of youth vaping, as cases of lung illness tied to vaping have risen and President Donald Trump has pushed for a ban on flavored e-cigarettes....
23:56, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 4-Amazon vows to be carbon neutral by 2040, buying 100,000 electric vans Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos on Thursday pledged to make the largest U.S. e-commerce company net carbon neutral by 2040 and to buy 100,000 electric delivery vans from a start-up, as employees and consumers around the world plan p...
23:56, 09/19/2019

Aaron Boone heard ‘whispers’ of Domingo Germán domestic violence allegations Yankees manager Aaron Boone said Thursday he heard “whispers” of an MLB probe into domestic violence allegations against pitcher Domingo Germán prior to his taking the mound Wednesday evening. “I learned on the drive [to Yankee Stad...
00:28, 09/20/2019

Ron Rivera walks out of press conference after Cam Newton injury questions Ron Rivera was fed up. The Carolina Panthers head coach walked out of his press conference Thursday after roughly two and a half minutes of being peppered with questions about injured quarterback Cam Newton’s status for Sunday’s game agai...
00:28, 09/20/2019

Titans-Jaguars betting: Be wary of Gardner Minshew in Thursday Night Football NFL Films should slow down production plans for “The Legend of Gardner Minshew.” The charismatic cult figure has created quite a following in his limited time at quarterback for the Jacksonville Jaguars. But heading into Thursday night’s nationally t...
00:28, 09/20/2019

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announces ‘Climate Pledge’ ahead of employee protests It would require companies to implement decarbonization strategies in line with the Paris agreement and calls on signatories to be at net zero carbon across their businesses by 2040....
00:28, 09/20/2019

Billionaire Robert Smith says young people have to appreciate capitalism Billionaire Robert Smith said young Americans need a better understanding and appreciation of capitalism, as wealth and success come under attack on the Democratic campaign trail....
00:28, 09/20/2019

Asteroid dust helped trigger life on Earth 466 million years ago, say scientists WASHINGTON — The cataclysmic asteroid impact off Mexico’s coast that doomed the dinosaurs 66 million years ago was not the only time an astronomical event shaped the history of life on Earth. Scientists on Wednesday said dust spawned by a gigantic co...
00:28, 09/20/2019

House passes bill to avoid a government shutdown for two months, sends it to Senate The measure to keep the government running through Nov. 21 now heads to the Senate, where McConnell has signaled he will back a temporary spending plan....
00:56, 09/20/2019

The Chase Sapphire Reserve Is Our Readers' Favorite Travel Rewards Card While most of our recent credit card Co-Ops sparked healthy debates, our travel rewards card poll was thoroughly dominated by the Chase Sapphire Reserve....
00:56, 09/20/2019

Tesla Model 3, Audi e-tron get top marks in crash tests The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released crash test results for several electric vehicles. Tesla picked up its first Top Safety Pick award for its Model 3 which earned “good” ratings in all six crash tests. The Audi e-tron, ano...
00:56, 09/20/2019

One dead, several injured after bus crash carrying Josh Turner’s road crew Josh Turner Today – Season 68, on Friday, April 19, 2019Nathan Congleton / NBC file By Minyvonne Burke One person was killed and seven others injured when a bus carrying gospel singer Josh Turner’s road crew crashed in California, authori...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Crash causes delays on I-19 near San Xavier Rd TUCSON – A crash is causing traffic delays Thursday morning on Interstate 19 near San Xavier Road. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, the left lane has reopened. Details are limited at this time. The left lane has reopened. Backu...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Face of the Denisovans? Portrait of a Teen Revealed by Her DNA Based on ancient DNA methylation patterns, a portrait of a juvenile female Denisovan has been recreated. ...
01:14, 09/20/2019

North America Has Lost Nearly 3 Billion Birds Since 1970 Birds across the U.S. are disappearing, though many of us probably haven’t noticed. Over the past half century, North American bird populations have undergone a quiet crisis, with scientists estimating the continent to have lost 29% of its tota...
01:14, 09/20/2019

Yankees' German placed on leave under DV policy Major League Baseball announced Thursday that New York Yankees right-hander Domingo German has been placed on administrative leave under the joint domestic violence policy between the league and the MLB Players Association....
01:14, 09/20/2019

'We Shall Over-WHOMST?' White Anti-Vaxxers Colonize Civil Rights Rhetoric in California Protests The protestors came out in droves at the California State Capitol, furious over new legislation that, if passed, would hack away at the remaining medical exemptions for vaccination in California. But their rage—one protestor reportedly threw a menstr...
01:14, 09/20/2019

Purdue Says Sacklers May Walk From Opioid Deal if Judge Does Not Block Cases The company said the cost of fighting lawsuits brought by states could jeopardize its owners’ ability to contribute $3 billion to a national opioids settlement....
01:14, 09/20/2019

The RetroBeat: Demon’s Crest is the best SNES game on Switch that you haven’t played If you're playing SNES games on your Switch, don't just stick with those classics that you've already beaten several times. Demon's Crest deserves love.Read More...
01:14, 09/20/2019

Intel True View is a cool technology for immersive sports viewing Intel's sports division is unveiling Intel True View, a new technology for viewing immersive sports where the audience can feel like they're watching a replay right on the pitch of a soccer game.Read More...
01:14, 09/20/2019

Kuwait foreign minister discusses with Iranian counterpart de-escalating tensions in region Kuwait's foreign minister received a call from his Iranian counterpart where the two discussed measures to de-escalate tensions in the region to avoid more dangers, state news agency KUNA reported on Friday....
01:14, 09/20/2019

Millions of young people, led by Sweden's Thunberg, to strike for climate action With world leaders about to gather in New York for a UN Climate Action Summit next week, millions of young people from Australia to Iceland will take off from school or work on Friday to demand urgent measures to stop environmental catastrophe....
01:14, 09/20/2019

Nigerian army says NGO aided terrorists, forces it to close office The army in northeastern Nigeria forced non-profit Action Against Hunger to close its office in the region, accusing it on Thursday of aiding terrorist groups such as Boko Haram and Islamic State....
01:14, 09/20/2019

Moderate Islamist Ennahda backs Saied in Tunisia's presidential run-off Tunisia's largest political party, moderate Islamist Ennahda, will back former law professor Kais Saied in a presidential election run-off, it said on Thursday, potentially boosting his chances against his detained rival, Nabil Karoui....
01:14, 09/20/2019

It's Time to Listen to the Teens Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg landed in the U.S. earlier this month and has since injected a much-needed sense of urgency into the climate conversation. Her climate strike movement is gearing up for a huge global climate strike on Friday. Thun...
01:42, 09/20/2019

Matt Prior: Bugatti achieved the final relevant speed record Acceleration’s what you need if you want to be a record breaker Other manufacturers will try to beat the Chiron's 304mph top speed, but that could be an exercise in futility And then it was done. The big three-hundred. Some 304.773 miles per hour,...
01:42, 09/20/2019

Amazon orders 100,000 electric vans from start-up Rivian Amazon Rivian van Fledging electric firm gets major boost with huge order from internet giant Internet shopping giant Amazon has given a further boost to EV start-up Rivian by placing an order with the company for 100,000 electric delivery vehicle...
01:42, 09/20/2019

Main IKEA retailer expects to exceed renewable energy goal by year's end Ingka Group, which owns most IKEA stores, will by year's end to exceed its 2020 target to produce as much renewable energy as the energy it consumes, Ingka Chief Executive Jesper Brodin said on Thursday....
01:42, 09/20/2019

'Very engaged' Trump talks biofuels policy with U.S. oil-state senators President Donald Trump on Thursday discussed biofuels policy with senators from U.S. oil states, including Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy, who said the president was engaged on the issue that has pitted Big Oil and Big Corn against each other....
01:42, 09/20/2019

Imelda weakens into open wave: NHC Imelda has weakened into an open wave and flash flood watches were in effect for parts of eastern Texas and western Louisiana, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Thursday....
01:42, 09/20/2019

‘Terminator: Resistance’ will pit you against Skynet this December Terminator: Resistance, a single first-person shooter based on the film franchise, is set to be released later this year. Publisher Reef Entertainment and developer Teyon unveiled a trailer today for game, which will be launching on PS4, Xbox One and...
01:42, 09/20/2019

The Family Man Is Now Streaming on Amazon Prime Video in India Manoj Bajpayee and Priyamani's first series roles are here. The Family Man - Amazon Prime Video's newest original series from India - is now streaming....
01:42, 09/20/2019

"We Are Not In Any Crisis": Prakash Javadekar On Economic Slowdown There is no financial crisis in India, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Thursday, adding that the central government was taking all necessary steps to strengthen the economy....
02:00, 09/20/2019

"Government Afraid Onions Might Be Hurled At PM's Convoy": Sharad Pawar Instead of saying how many new factories have come up, Prime Minister Narendra Modi should state how many factories have closed down due to the slowdown, NCP chief Sharad Pawar said on Thursday....
02:00, 09/20/2019

Trade Tension, Energy Cooperation On Agenda In PM's US Visit: 10 Points Prime Minister Narendra Modi is starting on Friday for a hectic week-long tour of the US that includes two meetings with US President Donald Trump, nearly 20 other bilaterals, and address at the UN......
02:00, 09/20/2019

University of Arizona to build integrative medicine center TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The University of Arizona in Tucson has announced plans to build a $20 million facility for its integrative medicine center. The Arizona Daily Star reported the new Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine building looks to pr...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Merger of Dish and DirecTV probably won’t be happening Dish Network’s chances of buying DirecTV could be about as remote as a satellite that’s orbiting the earth. That’s the take from sources close to Dish Chief Executive Charlie Ergen, who say that in addition to regulatory stumbling blocks the mercuria...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Grubhub stock falls after Jim Chanos says he’s shorting Shares of Grubhub dropped nearly 6 percent on Thursday after a prominent short-seller revealed he was betting against the food delivery giant. Investor Jim Chanos said Grubhub is facing a perfect storm of bad news as its drivers push for higher pay, ...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Colt halts production of AR-15, citing 'adequate supply' for consumers AR-15 manufacturer Colt confirmed Thursday that it will halt the production of rifles, saying the consumer market has "experienced significant excess manufacturing capacity."...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Sheyi Ojo gives Rangers win against Feyenoord on emotional night Steven Gerrard was quietly pleased with how his Rangers side responded on an emotional night at Ibrox, with a hard-fought 1-0 Europa League win coming a day after the loss of Fernando Ricksen from motor neurone disease.The death of the 43-year-old Du...
02:00, 09/20/2019

England’s Billy Vunipola ready to follow in family footsteps at World Cup • Vunipola’s father played for Tonga against England in 1999• England defence coach ready for physical challengeBilly Vunipola will follow in the footsteps of his father and uncle on Sunday when appearing in a World Cup match between England and Tong...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Private equity can still find 'diamonds in the rough': Apollo exec Private equity billionaire Joshua Harris thinks there are still plenty of undervalued companies to improve and profit from, especially away from the public markets....
02:28, 09/20/2019

US and Canada have lost more than one in four birds since 1970 Three billion birds have been lost across diverse groups and habitats, in what researchers describe as a ‘wake-up call’The US and Canada have lost more than one in four birds – a total of three billion – since 1970, culminating in what scientists who...
02:28, 09/20/2019

Aviation's flight towards low emissions only fuels the crisis As aviation hurtles towards electric planes, a zero-emission plane looks far offAs a report claims that airlines are struggling to control their contribution to the climate crisis, the question grows more urgent for aviation: does it have a greener f...
02:28, 09/20/2019

UAW cites some progress in GM talks With the union's strike against the automaker set to enter its fifth day, UAW Vice President Terry Dittes also cautioned that several issues remain unresolved and negotiations aimed at ending the walkout could stretch into the weekend and beyond....
03:00, 09/20/2019

Let's Play the World's Smallest Violin for the Pod Save America Boys On Wednesday, New York Times columnist Farhad Manjoo wrote a column on some of the biggest failures of the Obama administration, which Manjoo concludes were due to the administration’s reliance on neoliberal solutions to problems that required Roosev...
03:00, 09/20/2019

PM vs. PM: John Major argues against Boris Johnson in U.K. Supreme Court case Just as it seemed Brexit couldn’t become any more surreal, a former Conservative prime minister argued against the current Conservative prime minister in a landmark Supreme Court hearing over whether Boris Johnson broke the law in suspending Parliame...
03:15, 09/20/2019

The Latest: Aid ship rescues 36 migrants at Malta’s request A rescue ship run by two non-profit groups has pulled 36 people from an overcrowded wooden boat in the Mediterranean Sea based on a request from Maltese authorities...
03:15, 09/20/2019

| Change of caddie working for Wallace at Wentworth England's Matt Wallace believes his decision to change caddie is already paying dividends after shooting to the top of the leaderboard at the PGA Championship....
03:29, 09/20/2019

| Ex-England forward Beardsley suspended over racist comments Former Newcastle Under-23s coach Peter Beardsley has been suspended from all football-related activity after he was found guilty of making racist comments....
03:29, 09/20/2019

Warren gets caught in Senate primary crossfire BOSTON — When Elizabeth Warren needed a glowing introduction to her speech at the 2016 Democratic National Convention, her former law school student, Rep. Joe Kennedy III, was there to provide it. When she needed someone to introduce her to the teemi...
03:29, 09/20/2019

McConnell backs election security amendment after facing criticism Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday he is backing a measure to improve election security after Senate Democrats slammed him for blocking bipartisan election security legislation. The amendment to an appropriations package would prov...
03:29, 09/20/2019

U.S. Navy: Yes, Those UFO Videos Uploaded By Blink-182's Former Frontman Are Real Between December 2017 and March 2018, To The Stars Academy of Arts & Sciences—a foundation headed by Tom Delonge of Blink-182 fame that’s dedicated to investigating alien life—posted some strange videos of UFOs captured by the military. And, acco...
03:29, 09/20/2019

Only 2% of global art auction spending is on work by women, study finds A new report finds women’s work still underrepresented in the art world, with only 11% of art purchased by institutions female-made A new study has found that despite perceived signs of progress, the art world remains overwhelmingly male-dominated.Ac...
03:42, 09/20/2019

South Sudan Oil Consortium Funded Militias Accused of Atrocities, Report Says The report by a watchdog group linked Dar Petroleum Operating Company to the president and outlined other major players it said were complicit in violence and corruption....
03:56, 09/20/2019

Whistleblower's mysterious complaint over Trump sparks feverish speculation Intelligence official’s complaint, tied to presidential promise to foreign leader, called matter of ‘urgent concern’Donald Trump’s promise to a foreign leader so troubled an official in the US intelligence community that it prompted the person to fil...
03:57, 09/20/2019

Taylor Swift: 'White supremacy is repulsive. There is nothing worse' The singer has used a Rolling Stone interview to explain her pro-Democratic politics and disavow her adoption by the far rightAfter years of keeping herself at a largely indifferent remove, Taylor Swift has elaborated on her political ideology in a n...
03:57, 09/20/2019

Malta urged to drop libel lawsuits against Daphne Caruana Galizia Council of Europe warns cases transferred to late journalist’s family jeopardise sourcesThe Council of Europe’s human rights commissioner has urged Malta to drop libel lawsuits against murdered journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, according to a letter...
03:57, 09/20/2019

For the Record: David Cameron's memoir is honest but still wrong The former prime minister gives a truthful account of errors – but unknowingly makes a few moreFor the Record by David Cameron, William Collins, £25A spectre haunts this book – the spectre of Europe. Just as the 700 pages of Tony Blair’s autobiograph...
03:57, 09/20/2019

Man Utd to offer Mason Greenwood new contract, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirms Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed Manchester United's plans to hand Mason Greenwood a new contract after the striker became the club's youngest ever player to score in Europe....
05:28, 09/20/2019

The Clippers Showed Kawhi Leonard A List Of Guys, Then Kawhi Looked At The Guys, And Picked Paul George After the Clippers pulled off this NBA offseason’s most startling move by signing Kawhi Leonard and acquiring Paul George, it was tempting to view Leonard as some devious, silent puppet master....
05:30, 09/20/2019

Why The Steelers Traded For Minkah Fitzpatrick At first glance, the Steelers’ decision this week to trade for Dolphins defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick was a bit of a head-scratcher. Here was an 0-2 team whose franchise quarterback is now out for the season giving up a prime long-term asset—a 20...
05:30, 09/20/2019

New York Giants Get Tired Of Mike Francesa Telling Them They Stink, Cut Ties With His Show Mike Francesa has really stepped in it this time. The sleepy goofus had a standing weekly interview with New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur every Monday on WFAN, but the relationship between grouchy radio host and grouchy organization has reached...
05:30, 09/20/2019

How I lost a third of a million dollars without really trying Heather Demetrios is a critically acclaimed author who got a $100,000 advance to write two books for a major publishing house. The next year, she sold a trilogy to another publisher for over a quarter of a million dollars and thought she'd finally ma...
05:42, 09/20/2019

Inside the oldest Irish tavern in New York City McSorley's Old Ale House is the oldest Irish tavern in America. The historic pub is covered in old artifacts, photos, and momentos, each one telling a story of days past. We interviewed the current owners about the bar's storied past and learned why ...
05:42, 09/20/2019

U.S. Senate panel embraces $250 million in election security grants A U.S. Senate panel on Thursday approved $250 million in additional federal grants to states and local jurisdictions to improve the security of their voting systems in the run-up to 2020 elections and following Russia's meddling in the 2016 president...
05:43, 09/20/2019

Hard Rain from Imelda leave Texas area soaked The remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda unleashed torrential rain Thursday in parts of Texas and Louisiana, prompting hundreds of water rescues, a hospital evacuation and road closures. (Sept. 19)        ...
05:43, 09/20/2019

Books on border wall, Tribe Called Quest on awards longlist A memoir by chef Iliana Regan and Hanif Abdurraqib’s best-selling chronicle of A Tribe Called Quest are among the works on the nonfiction longlist for the National Book Awards...
05:57, 09/20/2019

Another 26/11 And Will Take Military Action, Manmohan Singh Told Ex-UK PM Former British premier David Cameron released his memoirs on Thursday, in which he speaks of getting on well with "saintly" former Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who even confided in him about......
05:57, 09/20/2019

Junior Home Minister Goes 'Homeless', Operating From Andhra Bhavan Union minister GK Reddy, Amit Shah's junior at the home ministry, has been operating from Andhra Bhavan for the last four months, owing to the practice of former ministers hanging onto their official......
05:57, 09/20/2019

Oil prices march to biggest weekly gain in months amid Middle East tensions Oil prices were on track for a more-than-7% jump this week, their biggest in months, as early trading on Friday saw gains extended on fresh tensions in the Middle East after a key Saudi Arabian supply hub was knocked out in an attack last weekend....
06:28, 09/20/2019

One dead, five hurt in Washington, D.C. shooting: police One person was killed and five others wounded on Thursday in a shooting on the streets of Washington, D.C., not far from the White House, police said....
06:29, 09/20/2019

BAE Systems wins $495 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon BAE Systems has been awarded a $495 million U.S. defense contract for receiver/processors and high band receivers in support of the ALR-56C Digital Upgrade, the Pentagon said on Thursday....
06:29, 09/20/2019

Marijuana magazines having mixed results There has been no pot of gold for consumer publications in the cannabis market. High Times and Canadian-based Civilized are scrambling to pivot into other areas to augment media. But a trade publication named the Cannabis Business Times is booming, w...
06:42, 09/20/2019

Jim Cramer says Bernstein's downgrade on Costco creates a buying opportunity "Costco is a best-of-breed retailer that has repeatedly reinvented itself, and if they need to reinvent themselves again, that's exactly what they'll do," the "Mad Money" host says....
07:15, 09/20/2019

6ix9ine recounts alleged abduction for jury during trial "I'm telling him, 'Don't shoot. I gave you everything. I put money in your pocket.' I told him that I was tired of being extorted," 6ix9ine told the court....
07:29, 09/20/2019

Jimmy Carter Invokes Idea of ‘Age Limit’ for Presidential Candidates Mr. Carter, 94, said he wouldn’t be up to the rigors of the nation’s top job if he were 15 years younger. The three leading Democratic candidates are in their 70s....
07:42, 09/20/2019

U.S. Orders Duke and U.N.C. to Recast Tone in Mideast Studies The Education Department is investigating a Middle East studies program run by Duke and the University of North Carolina, citing, among other issues, how Judaism is discussed....
07:42, 09/20/2019

Trump Lawyers Argue He Cannot Be Criminally Investigated The president’s legal team is trying to block a subpoena seeking his tax returns, claiming that any criminal investigation of Mr. Trump is unconstitutional....
07:42, 09/20/2019

Artist brings 800-pound opioid spoon to Johnson & Johnson's doorstep A Boston-based artist dropped off an 800-pound bent spoon in front of Johnson & Johnson's New Jersey headquarters Wednesday to highlight the company's role in the opioid crisis. ...
07:42, 09/20/2019

North Carolina university shooting suspect pleads guilty, avoids possible death penalty A man accused of killing two students and wounding four more when he allegedly open fired in a North Carolina university classroom earlier this year pleaded guilty to two first-degree murder charges on Thursday. ...
07:42, 09/20/2019

Authorities urge women who may be linked to fetal remains found at abortion doctor's home to come forward Authorities are urging women who may have had an abortion performed on them by an Indiana doctor who kept more than 2,000 fetal remains at his Illinois home to come forward if they feel that they could have a link to the remains....
07:42, 09/20/2019

Ed Buck, Dem megadonor, hit with federal charge in Gemmel Moore's 2017 overdose death Ed Buck, a Los Angeles political activist and longtime donor to many prominent Democrats, was hit with a federal charge Thursday in the 2017 drug overdose death of 26-year-old Gemmel Moore....
07:42, 09/20/2019

Pelosi releases long-awaited plan to have government negotiate drug prices House Speaker Nancy Pelosi released her long-awaited proposal to lower drug prices Thursday morning as Democratic leadership seeks to make the legislation a priority this fall....
07:43, 09/20/2019

Forget Black Friday - Dell has some amazing laptop deals right now While Black Friday 2019 will undoubtedly be a great time to buy a new laptop, you may not have to wait until November, as Dell has unveiled a number of tempting new offers on some of its best laptops and computers.These deals - some of which are excl...
08:14, 09/20/2019

Google expands its efforts in India with new Google Pay initiatives During its annual event in New Delhi, Google announced a number of new Google Pay initiatives aimed at helping small and medium-sized businesses accept digital payments in India.Although 400 million Indian users are now online, most businesses in the...
08:14, 09/20/2019

Opinion: Can it get worse than this for the Tennessee Titans? Yeah, it can As the Tennessee Titans' offense goes from bad to worse in a humbling loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars, might the entire season be going with it?       ...
08:14, 09/20/2019

Bezos and Zuckerberg Take Their Pitches to Washington The Amazon and Facebook leaders were there for different reasons, but the appearances highlighted their companies’ need to reshape the public debate about their practices....
08:42, 09/20/2019

SaskPower shuts off net metering program due to overwhelming demand A solar energy expert says there could be 500 jobs at risk following an announcement by SaskPower that they will no longer offer a net-metering rebate due to overwhelming demand....
08:42, 09/20/2019

New House bill includes no extra allowance for NASA, threatening 2024 Moon program NASA wants to go back to the Moon. That was true even before Donald Trump won the presidency, but a mandate by the administration to make a crewed Moon mission a reality “within five years” dramatically shortened the space agency’s ...
08:42, 09/20/2019

A sneak peek inside Apple’s revamped Fifth Avenue store After a two-and-a-half-year renovation, Apple’s most profitable shop is slated to re-open on Friday at 8 a.m., just in time for the launch of the new iPhone 11 and iPhone Pro....
08:42, 09/20/2019

Florida mom busted for leaving child in car to work at strip club A Florida mom was busted this week for leaving her 3-year-old daughter alone in a car for hours while she worked at a strip club, police said. Manouchika Daniels, 23, was charged with child neglect for the Tuesday incident, according to cops. Police ...
09:14, 09/20/2019

NYPD cop who ‘protected’ El Chapo’s wife needs GoFundMe for bail The cop who moonlighted as bodyguard for Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s wife, and now faces cocaine-slinging charges, apparently didn’t save the proceeds from his alleged crimes. Pals of Ishmael Bailey, 36, are trying to scrape together $25,000 for the ...
09:14, 09/20/2019

Trump holds ‘constructive’ White House meeting with Mark Zuckerberg Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met with President Trump at the White House on Thursday after spending the afternoon talking to lawmakers on Capitol Hill, the company said in a statement. Zuckerberg had a “constructive” meeting with Trump af...
09:14, 09/20/2019

Queen Elizabeth once served tea to a Buckingham Palace contractor One worker at Buckingham Palace found out first hand what it’s like to get the royal treatment. A builder who was refurbishing a desk at the legendary residence had a bizarre encounter, when he paused to order a spot of tea and suddenly realize...
09:14, 09/20/2019

Washington to Lincoln to Trump: Presidents like cold, hard cash The bucks stop here! After being spotted boarding Air Force One with a bunch of crisp Andrew Jacksons spilling out of his pocket, President Trump explained that he generally keeps a wad of $20 bills with him — so he can leave a nice tip. “I do like...
09:14, 09/20/2019

Ed Buck hit with federal charge in man’s 2017 overdose death Democratic donor Ed Buck was hit Thursday with a federal charge in connection to the 2017 overdose death of a man at his West Hollywood home — and newly released court documents detail allegations that painted Buck as a sex fiend with an underw...
09:14, 09/20/2019

Sensex Surges Over 1,300 Points After Corporate Tax Bonanza The S&P BSE Sensex index rose as much as 152.57 points to 36,246.04 in early deals, and the broader NSE Nifty index climbed to 10,746.80, up 42.00 points from the previous close. The GST Council,......
09:14, 09/20/2019

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Delhi to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing the language it uses about the environmentRead more about the Covering Climate Now collaborationHow y...
09:42, 09/20/2019

‘I did what I did on my own’: Giuliani insists no Trump connection to Ukraine dealings investigated by House Rudy Giuliani said he has "no idea" what President Trump told the new Ukrainian president in a phone call that could be the subject of a damning Intelligence Community whistleblower complaint....
09:43, 09/20/2019

Judge (tentatively) sides with Jackson estate in HBO Leaving Neverland case Michael Jackson has been dead for more than a decade at this point, but the complications surrounding his life and legacy so far seem functionally immortal; take, as an example, a tentative finding handed down by a judge today, dismissing HBO’s attem...
09:43, 09/20/2019

Hailee Steinfeld plans to take over the world (with poems) in the new trailer for Apple's Dickinson Apple TV+’s anachronistic historical drama Dickinson is rapidly approaching, with the series set to launch alongside the new streaming service on November 1, and now Apple has released a new trailer that not only gives us a look at the frustrating so...
09:43, 09/20/2019

Trader Joe's removes pictures of circus elephants from packaging to appease PETA Trader Joe's plans to discontinue package designs that contain images of circus elephants after People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals successful lobbied the grocery chain....
10:28, 09/20/2019

'Secretary of corporate interests': Democrats portray labor nominee Eugene Scalia as against workers Senate Democrats tried hard at the nomination hearing for President Trump's labor secretary nominee, private sector management-side attorney Eugene Scalia, to portray him as too beholden to corporations to effectively represent workers' interests....
10:28, 09/20/2019

The Gujarati Favourite Thepla, 3 Different Ways Theplas are usually very thin and are enjoyed with pickles or chutneys. Check out these three different thepla recipes to pack for your next journey or to enjoy a delightful breakfast meal....
10:28, 09/20/2019

China Says It "Highly Appreciates" Kiribati Cutting Ties With Taiwan China on Friday praised the Pacific island of Kiribati for cutting ties with Taiwan, the second diplomatic defection from Taipei to Beijing in less than a week. The move is a coup for Beijing just......
11:00, 09/20/2019

PM Modi To Inaugurate Gandhi Solar Park At UN - India's Gift To The World In a first of its kind symbolic effort by India at the UN, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate a 50KW 'Gandhi Solar Park' next week during his visit to the United Nations, a gesture that......
11:00, 09/20/2019

Alien Enthusiasts Descend On Nevada Desert Near Secretive US Base Area 51 UFO enthusiasts began descending on rural Nevada on Thursday near the secret US military installation known as Area 51, long rumoured to house government secrets about alien life, with local......
11:00, 09/20/2019

Study finds hub linking movement and motivation in the brain Our everyday lives rely on planned movement through the environment to achieve goals. A new study by MIT neuroscientists at the Picower Institute for Learning and Memory at MIT identifies a well-connected brain region as a crucial link between circui...
11:01, 09/20/2019

Unai Emery hints at new Arsenal role for Lucas Torreira after Frankfurt display Arsenal boss Unai Emery has hinted that Lucas Torreira could be used in a more advanced role after he impressed in the Europa League victory against Eintracht Frankfurt....
11:14, 09/20/2019

Trudeau Apologizes Again as Another Blackface Image Emerges Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tried to contain the fallout from a growing firestorm after a series of images emerged of him wearing blackface and brownface, damaging his reputation as a progressive champion of diversity amid a tough bid for ...
11:15, 09/20/2019

The Latest: Music begins at event Nevada town near Area 51 A lone dancer whirling in a dusty festival grounds in the town of Rachel was one of the first to hear music in events that officials say have drawn perhaps 1,500 people to the Nevada desert...
11:28, 09/20/2019

What can cause a lump on the penis? Many different conditions can cause one or more lumps to form on the penis. Some, such as Fordyce spots, are harmless. Others, including infections, require treatment. Learn more here....
11:29, 09/20/2019

Everything you need to know about hyaluronic acid Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance that affects the health of the skin, eyes, and joints. Learn about its uses and benefits in this article....
11:29, 09/20/2019

Soccer at the Edge of the World Greenland crowns its national champion in the shortest season on earth, a year’s worth of matches, injuries, controversies and celebrations crammed into a single week....
11:29, 09/20/2019

Germany's coalition to detail carbon-free plans after marathon talks German Chancellor Angela Merkel will on Friday unveil a major new climate protection package thrashed out by parties in her coalition through the night ahead of Friday's global day of protests by activists demanding action on climate change....
11:42, 09/20/2019

Britain’s new renewable subsidies hit record low on the path to net zero Britain has awarded record low subsidies to twelve renewable energy projects capable of generating enough power for some 7 million homes, the government said on Friday, as a drop in the cost of offshore wind projects curbs the need for state support....
11:42, 09/20/2019

Argentine farmers 'sailing without a compass' amid political uncertainty, dry weather Unusually dry weather is making Argentine farmers nervous as they wait for October rains to revive parched corn crops, adding to uncertainty around next month's presidential election that could see business-friendly incumbent Mauricio Macri lose powe...
11:42, 09/20/2019

"Will Boost Make In India": Nirmala Sitharaman On Corporate Tax Cut The government today reduced the income tax rate for companies by almost 10 percentage points to 25.17 per cent and offered a lower rate of 17.01 per cent for new manufacturing firms to boost economic......
11:43, 09/20/2019

In Uttar Pradesh, Ganga Water Level Close To Danger Mark Uttar Pradesh: Water level in river Ganga continues to swell due to heavy rainfall. Several buildings, villages, crop fields near the banks have been partially submerged under water....
11:43, 09/20/2019

"No Compromise": Manoj Tiwari After BJP Leader Sacked For Slapping Wife There can be no compromise on a woman's dignity, Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari said on Friday after a video showing a party leader assaulting his wife in public went viral.Mr Tiwari has also called......
11:43, 09/20/2019

TikTok Users Share Hilarious #ExpectationVsReality Videos TikTok funny videos, shared using the hashtag #ExpectationVsReality, have collectively garnered more than 10 crore views on the video sharing platform. These videos describe the difference between......
12:00, 09/20/2019

Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy: Refinancing of debt will help us keep spending in the transfer market Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy has insisted there will be no impact on the club's transfer activity after refinancing the £637million debt on their new stadium....
12:01, 09/20/2019

Meet the scientists turning algae into carbon-neutral clothes – video The fashion industry is a fossil-fuel-guzzling operation as many of our clothes are made from petroleum-based textiles such as polyester. Even natural fibres such as cotton have a huge carbon footprint and require a large portion of the world’s pesti...
12:15, 09/20/2019

Aaron Boone makes history — and Yankees say more is on way It took Aaron Boone less than two full seasons to make history as a manager. In addition to guiding the Yankees to their first AL East title since 2012 with a 9-1 win over the Angels on Thursday night, Boone also became the first manager to win 100 g...
12:15, 09/20/2019

Yankees know what separates a good season from a special one Once was the time that the Yankees defined themselves by winning World Series and only by winning World Series. That was when managers would be called to the principal’s office following postseason failure. That’s when the principal (owner) was Georg...
12:15, 09/20/2019

Giants CB DeAndre Baker focuses on challenging receivers DeAndre Baker insists his confidence has not been lacking, even if his coverage has been. The Giants’ rookie cornerback has taken his licks through the first two games of the season and is allowing opposing quarterbacks to record a perfect 158.3 pass...
12:15, 09/20/2019

The Mets have a secret weapon for their final playoff push Even when they ranked among the industry’s higher rollers, the Mets routinely found themselves plagued by organizational depth concerns. Or have you forgotten how they placed the fate of their 2006 season in the hands of erratic Oliver Perez (he pitc...
12:15, 09/20/2019

Borderlands 3 Patch Removes Screaming From Boss Who Screamed Too Much Borderlands 3 is fun, but it’s had some problems since launch. It takes an absolute lifetime to boot up and occasionally hangs during simple actions like opening the menu. This morning, developer Gearbox pushed out a hot fix that deals with the most ...
12:42, 09/20/2019

Devil May Cry 2 Is Out On The Switch So Here's The Deal Devil May Cry games kick ass. The stylish and over-the-top antics of demon hunter Dante and his cohorts helped define the action game genre. This year’s Devil May Cry 5 made everything sleeker, sexier, and energetic. Dante’s had great games over the ...
12:42, 09/20/2019

British gangster drama ‘Peaky Blinders,’ one of Netflix’s best shows, returns October 4th “On a gathering storm comes a tall handsome man / In a dusty black coat with a red right hand …” If you’re already a fan of the fantastic British gangster drama Peaky Blinders that’s set just after World War I and follo...
13:14, 09/20/2019

Viral: This Genius Fridge Hack Might Help Your Kids Eat Healthier In a viral post on internet, a mother from New York shared a simple fridge hack through which she make her kids eat healthy snacks besides fostering independence through the concept of 'self-serve'....
13:14, 09/20/2019

Hong Kong enters 16th weekend of protests as police warn violence escalating beyond control Hong Kong is headed into its sixteenth consecutive weekend of anti-government protests, as police warned the level of violence is escalating potentially beyond control, as the force faced renewed allegations of brutality....
13:28, 09/20/2019

San Diego mom arrested after 20-month-old daughter's death in parked car A San Diego woman was arrested Thursday in connection with the death of her 20-month old daughter inside a parked car six weeks ago, according to a report....
13:29, 09/20/2019

FDA launches criminal probe of vaping-related illnesses, Congress to hold hearing The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday launched a criminal investigation into the nationwide epidemic of vaping-related illnesses after the number of cases recorded by U.S. health officials jumped to more than 500 since last week....
13:29, 09/20/2019

How Romania's Enescu Festival unites a nation Described as a ray of light in a politically and socially torn country, the George Enescu Festival is also giving its first-ever guest performance in Berlin this season....
14:14, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-McDermott International gets takeover interest for its Lummus Technology unit McDermott International Inc said on Friday it received takeover interests for the acquisition of all or part of its technology business Lummus, that could value the unit at over $2.5 billion....
14:29, 09/20/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise on higher oil prices Futures for Canada's main stock index rose on Friday, as oil prices gained on rising Middle East tensions after a key Saudi Arabian supply hub was knocked out in an attack last weekend....
14:29, 09/20/2019

| Five killed in offensive on Rwandan warlord - DRC army A total of five people were killed in the offensive that eliminated a Rwandan Hutu rebel leader in DRC who was wanted by the International Criminal Court for war crimes, the Congolese army says....
14:29, 09/20/2019

Donald Trump denies making 'troubling' promise to foreign leader that led to formal complaint from US spy President Donald Trump's alleged "promise" to a foreign leader deepened today with reports that the country at the centre of the mystery was Ukraine....
14:29, 09/20/2019

Mexico risk to Pacific Alliance’s IG club status Three-quarters of fund managers that responded to a recent Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey think that Mexico is going to lose its investment grade status....
14:42, 09/20/2019

Back the global fracking ban, campaigners urge UN Emma Thompson and Mark Ruffalo among signatories of open letter to secretary general A global campaign backed by 450 activist groups and celebrities, including actors Emma Thompson and Mark Ruffalo, is calling on the UN to endorse a global end to fra...
14:42, 09/20/2019

From Alan Jones to the Daily Mail: the Australian media's bizarre reactions to the climate strike Jones cited Joseph Goebbels while the Mail found a child who said they just wanted the day off schoolThe Daily Mail found a child at the climate strike who said they just wanted the day off school and Alan Jones quoted Joseph Goebbels. Those were jus...
14:42, 09/20/2019

Canada election: Where the four main parties stand on immigration Here's what the Liberals, Conservatives, New Democrats and Greens have proposed so far on immigration and what two experts had to say about some of the commitments....
14:43, 09/20/2019

World Peace Day: Why UN Picked "Climate Action For Peace" As Core Theme World Peace Day 2019: The United Nations is also organising a Climate Action Summit on September 23 to bolster up this year's theme and take concrete climate action....
14:44, 09/20/2019

Most Europeans see China's 'aggressive' trade practices as an economic threat, survey shows With a population of more than 1.3 billion, the Chinese market is already a huge source of revenue for companies around the world — but the state's economic policies have faced heavy criticism....
14:57, 09/20/2019

New York Yankees' Domingo German placed on leave under league's domestic violence policy Major League Baseball placed New York Yankees pitcher Domingo German on administrative leave of absence Thursday under the league’s domestic violence policy....
15:14, 09/20/2019

Opinion: Will Amazon's electric vans disrupt the car industry? The internet retailing giant's big order with Rivian could be hugely significant for the development of electric vehicles Internet retailing giant Amazon has had a profound – and lasting – impact on society. It has changed shopping habits and upset ...
15:14, 09/20/2019

Niko Partners: Asia cloud gaming to reach $3 billion and 60 million gamers by 2023 Cloud gaming platform and service revenue in Asia will grow from $270 million and three million consumers in 2019 to $3 billion and 60 million players in 2023.Read More...
15:15, 09/20/2019

Google to spend $3 billion on European datacenters Google will make an additional investment of $3.3 billion over the next two years to expand its European data centers, CEO Sundar Pichai said.Read More...
15:15, 09/20/2019

Verizon and NFL give 2 game devs $400,000 each to launch 5G games Super Bowl Verizon and the NFL have named two winners in the Verizon 5G NFL Mobile Gaming Challenge. They will get $400,000 each to create 5G-enabled games.Read More...
15:15, 09/20/2019

Striking Students Tell World Leaders "Do Your Jobs" On Climate Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders gathering for a UN Climate Action Summit adopt......
15:15, 09/20/2019

Facebook Employee Jumps Off Company Building In "Apparent Suicide", Dies A Facebook employee has died in what the police described as "an apparent suicide" at the social media giant's headquarters in Menlo Park, California....
15:15, 09/20/2019

Opinion: Jalen Ramsey's landing spots, Lamar Jackson's growth and Kirk Cousins' struggles Jalen Ramsey could be a key piece for a contender ... if one is willing to pay up to obtain the Jaguars' star cornerback.       ...
15:28, 09/20/2019

Market for Illicit Vaping Products Flourishes Online As concerns about the health hazards of vaping mount, a market for cannabis-vaping products and the tools to create counterfeits is thriving online on big tech platforms like Amazon and Facebook....
15:28, 09/20/2019

German coalition reaches deal on new climate package: source Germany's governing parties on Friday agreed a new climate protection package, including a domestic carbon price and the possibility of more stringent measures in future, a source close to the talks said....
15:29, 09/20/2019

Pro-China groups to tear down pro-democracy graffiti in Hong Kong A pro-Beijing Hong Kong lawmaker urged supporters to pull down "Lennon Walls" on Saturday across the Chinese-ruled city, where the displays of anti-government graffiti have sometimes been flashpoints during more than three months of unrest....
15:29, 09/20/2019

Britain's Thomas Cook scrambles for $250 million to avert collapse Britain's Thomas Cook needs to find an extra 200 million pounds ($251 million) to satisfy its lenders or one of the world's oldest holiday company risks collapse, potentially stranding thousands of holidaymakers across Europe....
15:42, 09/20/2019

China sovereign fund CIC says cautious of U.S. investment amid trade war China Investment Corp (CIC) reported a 37% dive in annual profit on Friday and said the ongoing Sino-U.S. trade war has made the Chinese sovereign wealth fund more cautious about investing in the United States....
15:42, 09/20/2019

Ed Buck Faces Federal Drug Charge in Death of Man in His Home The authorities outlined a disturbing pattern in which they say that Mr. Buck traded drugs and money for sexual favors. They said there were at least 11 victims....
15:42, 09/20/2019

Texas man killed by Imelda while rescuing horse The remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda claimed a life as the system dumped heavy rain and caused widespread flooding across Southeast Texas and southwestern Louisiana....
15:43, 09/20/2019

We All Could Pay a Price for the Latest Slap at Huawei An international cybersecurity group has evicted the Chinese telecom company to comply with US sanctions. That could allow malware to spread more easily....
15:43, 09/20/2019

Missouri Man Becomes 8th Person to Die of Vaping-Related Illness in the U.S. (NEW YORK) — More than 500 people have been diagnosed with vaping-related breathing illnesses, but the cause remains unknown, U.S. health officials said Thursday. An eighth death was also reported. Meanwhile, the Food and Drug Administration re...
15:43, 09/20/2019

Stranded cars, rescues and deadly flooding: Waters slowly begin receding in Houston after Imelda As floodwaters began slowing receding in Houston, police worked to clear freeways of hundreds of stranded vehicles after four days of relentless rain        ...
16:14, 09/20/2019

People 'Storm Area 51' with alien-themed music festival in Nevada desert On Thursday, the music festival that spawned from the viral space oddity known as “Storm Area 51”  remained in the building phase.        ...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Skip school and strike: Students across the US will join Global Climate Strike marches High school students concerned about climate change will walk out of school Friday to join Global Climate Strike marches.        ...
16:14, 09/20/2019

6 Shot, one killed in Washington, D.C. Washington, DC police say six adults were found with gunshot wounds on Thursday night and one of them was pronounced dead. The others were hospitalized. (Sept. 20)        ...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Surgeon gives life-changing gift to high school graduates They knew they were going to leave with their high school diplomas, but they never expected this incredible gift.        ...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Premier League team news, injury updates and more – live! The latest news going into the weekend’s fixturesPremier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendAnd you can email David here or comment BTL 2.56pm BST Time for a quiz question...The singer/guitarist in this 1990s indie band is refereeing a Pre...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Tottenham refinance £637m stadium debt but purse strings will not loosen • ‘It will have no bearing on how we run the club,’ says Daniel Levy• Chairman defends his policy and says there is no quick fixDaniel Levy has insisted that he will continue to run Tottenham on the balanced and relatively frugal business plan that h...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka pays tribute to ‘legend’ Ljungberg after stealing show • Winger has been working with Ljungberg since age of 15• Saka says after shining at Frankfurt that he studies RonaldoThe Arsenal winger Bukayo Saka paid tribute to the influence of Freddie Ljungberg after producing a scintillating display in Thursda...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Jürgen Klopp says Frank Lampard's Chelsea reminds him of his young Dortmund team – video The Liverpool manager, Jürgen Klopp, has said that the inexperienced Chelsea side Frank Lampard has fielded this season reminds him of his own young Borussia Dortmund team from several years ago. All Chelsea's Premier League goals this season have be...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Leicester v Tottenham: match preview Honourable displays at Chelsea and Manchester United so far this season have yielded just one point for Leicester, who will see the visit of Tottenham has an opportunity to prove their top-six credentials by beating one of the usual occupants of thos...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Manchester City v Watford: match preview The paper covering Manchester City’s cracks was torn down by Norwich but without John Stones’s slack passing they are likely to improve defensively. A strong showing in Ukraine also aids the feeling that their shock defeat was a freak aberration. Wat...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Qatari goalkeeper's howler leads to goal after just 10 seconds – video Al-Shahania keeper Khalifa Al-Dosari misjudged a long ball to concede a goal inside the opening 10 seconds against Al Arabi in the Qatar Stars League. Mohammed Salah Al Neel capitalised on the mistake and scored twice to help Al Arabi to beat Al Shah...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Sena-BJP Maharashtra Alliance Announcement In 2 Days: Uddhav Thackeray Shiv Sena and BJP will contest the next month's Maharashtra Assembly elections jointly and an announcement on the seat sharing formula will be made in the next two days, Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray......
16:15, 09/20/2019

Auto Industry Reacts To Finance Minister's Proposal To Reduce Corporate Tax The Finance Minister has announced reduction in the corporate tax rate to 22 per cent from 30 per cent, while new manufacturing companies or companies which are making fresh investments from October......
16:56, 09/20/2019

F1: Robert Kubica And Williams To End Association By End Of Season One of the greatest comebacks in Formula 1, Williams F1 driver Robert Kubica will be ending his run in the championship at the end of the 2019 season. The Polish driver confirmed the development ahead......
16:56, 09/20/2019

Amazon’s Sweeping Climate Plan Is Full of Gaping Holes On Thursday, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced that he was committing the world’s largest online retailer to meeting the terms of what he christened “The Climate Pledge.” Broadly outlined, signing the pledge, which Bezos hopes others will do as well, c...
16:57, 09/20/2019

Colt Says Its Decision to Stop Making AR-15 Rifles for Civilians Is Driven by Customers. Experts Aren’t So Sure Colt will stop producing AR-15 rifles for consumers, the Connecticut-based gunmaker announced Thursday. In a statement, Colt’s CEO Dennis Veilleux said the decision to suspend production was entirely market-driven. The statement made no mention...
16:57, 09/20/2019

North Korea negotiator lauds Bolton’s departure from White House The North Korean diplomat on U.S.-North Korea negotiations praised President Donald Trump on Friday for replacing former national security adviser John Bolton....
16:57, 09/20/2019

British, EU leaders meet to discuss new Brexit proposal Leaders of the European Union are speaking of a renewed, yet cautious, optimism that there will be an agreement in place by the time Britain leaves the alliance six weeks from now....
16:57, 09/20/2019

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio leaves presidential race The mayor of the country’s largest city didn’t catch on with voters nationwide and failed to qualify for the third Democratic debate last week in Houston....
16:57, 09/20/2019

Rudy Giuliani Goes Off the Rails in Disastrous CNN Interview About His Shady Dealings for Trump Folks, I do not say this lightly because there is so much evidence of it already happening, but America’s former mayor Rudy Giuliani has absolutely lost it. By “it” I mean any grasp of how to appear in public life and on television....
17:14, 09/20/2019

The 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost High Performance Package Drives Like A European Sports Car The 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost High Performance Package is what happens when you drop the engine from a Focus RS into the body of a grand tourer. The exterior dimensions don’t change, but damn do they feel like they did. It’s amazing what a lightened...
17:14, 09/20/2019

Were GM's Closed Plants Always Bargaining Chips For Union Negotiations? The fate of the “unallocated” Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant is in question, some advice for saving some money at the car dealership, Germany’s aggressive next steps to fighting pollution and more await you in The Morning Shift for Friday, Sept. 20...
17:14, 09/20/2019

Should I go to my son’s wedding? His mother poisoned everyone against me This is less about what people think about you – more about being part of the joy of your son’s big day, says Annalisa BarbieriMy 30-year-old son is getting married. When his mother and I split up in a messy divorce about 20 years ago, she did everyt...
17:15, 09/20/2019

‘New Amsterdam’ Season 2 opener deals with tragedy’s aftermath Tuesday’s season premiere of “New Amsterdam” weaves the fatal ambulance crash that ended Season 1 with its emotional and physical toll on the show’s lead characters. “I think the trajectory of this season is about grief and recovery,” says series cre...
17:28, 09/20/2019

‘Betrayal’ stars Hiddleston, Cox dish on being total theater geeks Who knew Loki and Daredevil are the biggest theater geeks in town? Tom Hiddleston (Loki) and Charlie Cox (Daredevil) are starring in the spare — but scorching — revival of Harold Pinter’s “Betrayal” on Broadway. Over lunch at the Whitby Hotel, they t...
17:28, 09/20/2019

‘Downton Abbey’ borrowed Buckingham Palace horses to make it ‘more epic’ In an age of tiresome television revivals and reboots, “Downton Abbey” is the exception, returning larger and more lavishly than ever — on the big screen. Opening nationwide this weekend is Michael Engler’s film, written by Oscar wi...
17:28, 09/20/2019

With Apple’s iPhone 11 Pro, Cameras are the Killer App Consider the professional, if you will. Complete with demanding career, full schedule, and disheveled hair, they need the best of the best when out and about, ostensibly being a “pro.” That need extends to the tools they use, be it a fast...
17:28, 09/20/2019

Philippines confirms second case of polio The Philippines health department on Friday confirmed it had detected a second case of the polio virus this week, as the virus re-emerges in the country 19 years after it was declared polio free....
17:29, 09/20/2019

E-sniffer predicts non-responders to lung cancer immunotherapy An electronic "nose" that detects chemicals in the breath of lung cancer patients may help distinguish between those who will and will not respond to immunotherapy, a new study suggests....
17:29, 09/20/2019

World's first vagina museum to open in London The Vagina Museum will educate visitors about vulvas and vaginas while challenging prevailing stigma surrounding them, development and marketing manager Zoe Williams told CNN....
17:29, 09/20/2019

5 Lessons the ‘Downton Abbey’ TV Team Learned About Filmmaking Julian Fellowes, the show’s creator, and the producer Gareth Neame had a lot of characters to work with and a lot of fans to satisfy. Here’s how they navigated the challenge....
17:43, 09/20/2019

'Nature is quantum from the start': Sean Carroll, many worlds, and a new theory of spacetime – Science Weekly podcast Ian Sample speaks to the theoretical physicist Sean Carroll about his mission to demystify quantum mechanics. It won’t be easy, though, as Carroll’s favoured interpretation of this fundamental theory – the ‘many worlds’ interpretation – results in a ...
17:43, 09/20/2019

'We declare our support for Extinction Rebellion': an open letter from Australia's academics Leading academics from around the country say it is their moral duty to rebel to ‘defend life itself’ • Hundreds of Australian academics declare support for climate rebellionWe the undersigned represent diverse academic disciplines, and the views exp...
17:43, 09/20/2019

Cameron says he doesn't want to make Queen row 'worse' David Cameron has told Sky News he does not want to further inflame a row over him trying to get the Queen's support in the run up to the Scottish independence referendum. ...
17:57, 09/20/2019

3rd Global Climate Strike calls for action ahead of U.N. summit Tens of thousands of people around the world skipped school Friday as part of a coordinated global strike, one of the largest environmental protests in history....
18:01, 09/20/2019

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ends 2020 presidential campaign New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ended his 2020 presidential campaign Friday, saying that he feels he accomplished all he could in the Democratic race....
18:01, 09/20/2019

Tropical Storm Imelda causes catastrophic flooding in Texas Catastrophic flooding from stalled Tropical Storm Imelda endangered communities across southeastern Texas on Thursday. Two deaths have been reported....
18:01, 09/20/2019

'Out of control police department': Vallejo faces new claims of racial profiling and brutality Behind the killing of Willie McCoy lies a pattern of discrimination and brutality exhibited by police, allege residents suing the cityThe Vallejo police department has been under intensifying scrutiny since the fatal shooting of Willie McCoy, the 20-...
18:14, 09/20/2019

Google signs up to $2bn wind and solar investment Tech giant’s push for greener energy prompts biggest renewable energy deal in corporate historyGoogle’s chief executive has revealed plans for the biggest renewable energy deal in corporate history.Sundar Pichai said the clean energy deal will includ...
18:14, 09/20/2019

Stephen Colbert: 'Thank God Trump never keeps his promises' Late-night hosts broke down the whistleblower complaint against Trump and Justin Trudeau’s blackface revelations“Remember a couple years ago, when Trump first got into office, we were all so nervous that Donald Trump was some kind of sleeper agent wh...
18:14, 09/20/2019

Kim Kardashian West recalls tearful, 'emotional' reunion with O.J. Simpson and her sisters Kim Kardashian West explained why she attempts to avoid talking about O.J. Simpson, usually choosing to "keep to myself" on the topic.        ...
18:15, 09/20/2019

About 75 people gather at Area 51 gate, 2 people detained HIKO, Nev. (AP) — About 75 people arrived early Friday at a gate at the once-secret Area 51 military base in Nevada — at the time appointed by an internet hoaxster to “storm” the facility to see space aliens — and at least two were detained by sherif...
18:28, 09/20/2019

Thousands of fetal remains found in abortion doctor’s garage are decades old, Illinois police say JOLIET, Ill. — Illinois authorities on Thursday said that more than 2,200 preserved fetal remains found stacked in the garage of a deceased doctor’s home were from abortions performed in Indiana nearly two decades ago and it’s up to autho...
18:28, 09/20/2019

New York Mayor de Blasio ends 2020 presidential bid New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio dropped out of the 2020 presidential campaign on Friday, ending a campaign he waged in the shadow of better-known progressive candidates....
18:29, 09/20/2019

Cosmic chancer: is Harry Styles’s psych phase a bluff? The 1D star is returning with new 70s-inspired material – plus stories about magic mushrooms, Malibu and models Modern Toss on aging in a boybandBefore Harry Styles released his first solo album in 2017, nobody had any idea what to expect. One moment...
18:42, 09/20/2019

Brittany Howard: Jaime review (Columbia Records)A wonderful solo debut takes in race, religion and boozy excess, all with searing lyricismWinners of four Grammy awards across three styles – rock, alternative and roots – Alabama Shakes straddle others besides: gospel, blues, rock’...
18:42, 09/20/2019

Taiwan Loses Another Diplomatic Tie, as China Continues Isolation Push Kiribati is the second Pacific nation in less than a week to end diplomatic relations with Taipei and switch allegiance to Beijing, reflecting China’s strategic gains in the region while squeezing an increasingly isolated Taiwan....
18:43, 09/20/2019

Someone just confirmed an unreleased iPhone accessory while digging through iOS 13 code Apple’s iPhone event last week brought us several announcements. We learned the official prices and launch dates for Apple’s new services Apple arcade and Apple TV+, we saw the brand new iPhone 11, the new affordable 10.2-inch iPad, and t...
18:43, 09/20/2019

NYPD legend who got ‘Son of Sam’ confession dead at 99 Retired NYPD Chief of Detectives John Keenan, who stormed Normandy, fought in the Battle of the Bulge and secured a confession from the notorious Son of Sam serial killer has died, police officials announced Friday. Keenan, who died just three months...
18:43, 09/20/2019

Bronx homeowner chases would-be intruder down, beats him to death: cops A Bronx homeowner chased down a man trying to break into his house — and beat him to death in an alley, police said Friday. Troy George, 54, noticed a man prowling his property on East 223rd Street near Bronxwood Avenue in Wakefield just before...
18:43, 09/20/2019

Trump mocks Bill de Blasio for ending 2020 bid: ‘He’s coming home!’ President Trump wasted no time mocking Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday after Hizzoner announced he was ending his far-fetched bid for the presidency. “Oh no, really big political news, perhaps the biggest story in years! Part time Mayor of New Y...
18:43, 09/20/2019

Bill de Blasio finally pulls the plug on his sputtering presidential bid Mayor Bill de Blasio finally pulled the plug on his ill-fated presidential bid that failed to gain more than 1 percent support in national polls — but drew plenty of ire from New Yorkers who elected him to run the country’s largest city. “I fee...
18:43, 09/20/2019

NYC’s free condom distribution efforts going flaccid The city’s cache of free condoms is shriveling up, according to a new report. The Health Department distributed roughly 19 million male condoms in the fiscal year that ended June 30 — down from 20.9 million the year before and more than 36.6 mi...
18:43, 09/20/2019

Facebook admits new smart devices allow people to listen in Facebook had admitted people will be allowed to listen in to audio captured by its new smart devices, despite stopping the controversial practice in its Messenger app....
19:14, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-California, 22 other states sue U.S. over Trump auto emissions rules A group of 23 states on Friday sued to undo the Trump administration's determination that federal law bars California from setting stiff tailpipe emission standards and zero emission vehicle mandates....
19:14, 09/20/2019

California, other states sue Trump administration over auto emissions rules A group of 23 states on Friday sued to undo the Trump administration's determination that federal law bars California from setting stiff tailpipe emission standards and zero emission vehicle mandates....
19:14, 09/20/2019

No Chinese yuan in basket underpinning Facebook's Libra - Spiegel Facebook's planned cryptocurrency Libra will be backed by a basket of currencies including the U.S. dollar, euro, yen, sterling and Singapore dollar, but excluding China's yuan, Der Spiegel reported, referring to a letter from Facebook....
19:14, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 2-Novo Nordisk wins U.S. approval for first-of-its-kind oral diabetes drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved an oral version of Novo Nordisk's diabetes drug semaglutide, a boost for the Danish drugmaker which hopes to transform the market by offering patients a non-injectable treatment....
19:14, 09/20/2019

U.S. appeals court reinstates Nomura bond trader's conviction A U.S. appeals court reinstated the conspiracy conviction of a former Nomura Holdings Inc trader accused of lying to customers about mortgage bond prices, in a victory for prosecutors in their crackdown on improper sales tactics....
19:14, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 2-Brazil police accuse Vale and TÜV SÜD of fraud before dam burst -document Brazilian federal police proposed criminal charges against Vale SA, auditor TÜV SÜD and 13 of their employees, alleging fraud in relation to a deadly dam collapse in January, according to a document seen by Reuters on Friday....
19:14, 09/20/2019

The A.V. Club’s 17 most-anticipated shows of fall 2019 With autumn upon us, it’s time to harvest the benefits of studio executive sessions, production deals, and in certain cases, years of storytelling. The A.V. Club has looked out at the ever-widening TV landscape—where networks are doubling their pleas...
19:14, 09/20/2019

The Great British Baking Show gets sloppy, silly, and even more delicious in “Dairy Week” Sometimes it’s a spectacular single creation, like Paul Jagger’s bread lion. Sometimes it’s a personal breakthrough or achievement, like the many tear-inducing finales. Very rarely, it’s a meltdown—or as close as Baking Show gets to meltdowns—like th...
19:14, 09/20/2019

UAW leader: 'Some progress' has been made on contract talks as GM strike continues The United Auto Workers union and General Motors are making progress on their labor contract talks, however, "many" outstanding issues remain, according to a union leader overseeing the talks....
19:14, 09/20/2019

Apple's Challenge for iPhone 11: Halt Flagging Sales in China As Apple’s iPhone 11 models went on sale world-wide today, they face their biggest challenge in China, Apple’s second-largest market, where new cameras and lower prices aim to help stanch sales declines....
19:42, 09/20/2019

'I started to tear up': iPhone 11 buyers line up, meet Apple CEO Tim Cook at NYC store Smaller crowds were more subdued than in the past, but the reopening of the flagship Apple Store in New York still lured enthused iPhone 11 customers.       ...
19:42, 09/20/2019

34 impulse purchases on Amazon you'll actually use all the time From a mini waffle maker to an attachable bidet to an essential oil diffuser, these are the impulse Amazon buys that are incredibly useful.       ...
19:42, 09/20/2019

Robot priests more acceptable to Protestants than Catholics, says professor Can AI create better priests? Are we prepared to worship via machines rather than fallible humans? A Villanova University professor believes a post-human priesthood has its advantages....
19:42, 09/20/2019

Domingo German placed on MLB administrative leave for domestic violence New York Yankees starter Domingo German has been placed on MLB administrative leave while MLB investigates a domestic violence report. Prior to tonight’s game, Domingo Germán was placed on administrative leave by the Office of the Commissioner of Ba...
19:42, 09/20/2019

Taylor Swift Claims She Had No Idea She Was a White Supremacist Icon Because She ‘Didn’t Have the Internet’ on Her Phone As some of the largest and most respected news outlets in America (unless you count Fox News, which is huge in Whitekanda) reported that alt-right and Neo-Nazi groups were celebrating Taylor Swift as the idealized Aryan Goddess, the unseasoned singer...
20:14, 09/20/2019

Turkey stations doctors near Syrian border for possible military operation: sources Doctors from Turkey's large cities have been stationed in two southern provinces to prepare for a possible incursion into northern Syria, two security sources told Reuters on Friday, adding leave for doctors in the region had been canceled....
20:14, 09/20/2019

Delay in bill criminalizing sex outside marriage divides Indonesians Indonesian President Joko Widodo's decision to delay a planned vote in parliament on a new penal code that would criminalize sex outside marriage and gay sex was met by relief from some but sparked criticism from conservative Muslims who back the new...
20:14, 09/20/2019

Germany agrees 'art of the possible' climate action plan without blowing budget Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling coalition agreed a package of budget-neutral measures on Friday to protect the climate and restore its green credentials, but drew criticism from environmental groups which had hoped it would go further....
20:14, 09/20/2019

Trump Asia expert to become new deputy national security adviser-sources Matt Pottinger, the White House's senior Asia adviser, is expected to become the top deputy for U.S. President Donald Trump's new national security adviser, Robert O'Brien, two senior administration officials said on Friday....
20:15, 09/20/2019

New York Mayor de Blasio ends presidential bid, draws Trump's sarcasm New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday ended his 2020 presidential campaign that was overshadowed by better-known liberal Democrats, and drew a sarcastic farewell from a fellow New Yorker, President Donald Trump....
20:15, 09/20/2019

Flame out: NFL field pyrotechnics get brief ban The NFL has placed a temporary ban on all flame effects and pyrotechnics used on its playing fields as it investigates a fire at the Tennessee Titans' Nissan Stadium in Week 2....
20:15, 09/20/2019

How Singapore mastered Formula One in just 12 years An enormous amount of work, time and money goes into putting on the Singapore Grand Prix, but just how valuable is it for the country? Jake Michaels investigates....
20:15, 09/20/2019

Asia Pacific stocks inch higher amid US-China trade jitters Stocks in Asia Pacific edged up on Friday as investors digested a series of developments overnight on the U.S.-China trade front that dampened hopes of a deal being reached between the two economic powerhouses....
20:15, 09/20/2019

Mahesh Bhatt Turns 71 Today, Celebrates With His Family With A Special Birthday Menu. Mahesh Bhatt celebrated his 71st birthday, in the middle of shooting for his next Sadak 2, with Alia Bhatt and Pooja Bhatt at a restaurant in Mumbai with some delicious North Indian delicacies....
20:29, 09/20/2019

Post About 'Fridge Safe' Installed By Man For His Chocolates Goes Viral A Facebook post of a woman has gone viral after she posted about her fiance installing a safe in their refrigerator to lock his stash of chocolates in. Here's how people reacted to the post....
20:29, 09/20/2019

How to Watch Tonight's Democratic Candidate Forum on LGBTQ Issues Tonight, 10 Democratic presidential candidates will take the stage in Iowa individually to discuss issues affecting LGBTQ Americans, like the Equality Act, bans on conversion therapy, and some candidates’ controversial records on marriage equality. T...
20:29, 09/20/2019

Trump Says He Is "Surprised" By Trudeau 'Blackface' Images US President Donald Trump said Friday he was surprised at decades-old images of Justin Trudeau wearing "blackface" makeup that have rocked the Canadian prime minister's re-election campaign....
20:30, 09/20/2019

Donald Trump Announces "Highest Sanctions" But Says Won't Strike Iran President Donald Trump on Friday announced new sanctions on Iran's central bank, calling the measures the "highest" sanctions ever imposed on a foreign country by the United States....
20:30, 09/20/2019

Tottenham Hotspur FC completes 637 million pound stadium refinancing Tottenham Hotspur Football Club has completed a 637 million pound ($798.67 million) stadium refinancing package that included a bond issue to U.S. investors and a term loan, the company said in a......
20:42, 09/20/2019

‘No beer on a dead planet’: Activists fight climate change, one quip at a time For thousands of student protesters around the world, the fate of the planet is a serious business, but some couldn’t resist a bit of fun to press home the point to judge from their placards....
20:42, 09/20/2019

Ear infections may have led Neanderthals to extinction, study suggests There have been many theories about one of the biggest unsolved mysteries of anthropology -- what killed off Neanderthals -- but a new study puts a unique twist on the topic....
20:42, 09/20/2019

Honda imagines the worst with safety-focused ad campaign The new marketing push comes as the company develops new airbag technology and makes Honda Sensing safety system standard on all trim levels of the 2020 CR-V....
20:43, 09/20/2019

E-cigarette flavors worsen asthma symptoms, study says Some e-cigarette flavors may aggravate asthma symptoms in vapers, according to research published Friday, which contradicts beliefs that the devices are a safe alternative to smoking cigarettes....
20:43, 09/20/2019

Sorry to This Man: Alleged NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Bows Out of Presidential Race New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio officially ended his presidential campaign today, writing in an NBC News op-ed, “I have contributed all I can to this Democratic primary.”...
20:14, 09/20/2019

Britain and EU spar over Brexit as clock ticks down Britain said on Friday a Brexit deal with the European Union could be reached at a summit next month, but EU member Ireland said the sides were far from agreement and London had not yet made serious proposals....
20:14, 09/20/2019

UK's draft proposals for Brexit deal fails to solve backstop issues: Sky News The British government's latest draft proposals for a new Brexit deal with the European Union "fall short of satisfying all the objectives of the Irish backstop", Sky News reported on Friday, citing a leaked European Commission memo....
20:14, 09/20/2019

Russia, in rare U-turn, frees jailed actor after outcry A Russian court on Friday ordered the release of an aspiring actor whose prison sentence for injuring a police officer on the sidelines of an opposition protest sparked a public outcry over alleged police brutality and judicial injustice....
20:14, 09/20/2019

Pesticides could explain mystery ‘attack’ on US diplomats in Cuba: study Some 40 Canadian and US diplomats and their families stationed in Cuba may have not been victims of “sonic attacks” after all — but instead may have fallen ill from ingredients used in pesticides to ward off mosquitoes, a new study revealed. Th...
20:16, 09/20/2019

Trump welcomes Australian prime minister to White House for state visit WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcomed Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife, Jenny, to the White House with a pomp-filled military arrival ceremony on the South Lawn Friday morning. Hundreds gathere...
20:16, 09/20/2019

Missing New Jersey teen’s photos show up on sex trafficking websites A New Jersey mom desperately searching for her 17-year-old daughter is now beside herself — after authorities told her this week that the teen’s photo is showing up on sex trafficking websites, according to a new report. Aviana Weaver was last ...
20:16, 09/20/2019

Why the Trump Campaign Says It’s Betting on Grassroots Organizing in 2020 It’s a warm September day at a quaint winery in New Mexico, but while photos of happy brides and grooms line the walls, the people gathered here today aren’t celebrating a marriage. They’re here to see Brad Parscale. Parscale, Presi...
20:28, 09/20/2019

What Should I Do If I'm Way Over The Miles On My Lease? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we’re discussing what to do if you go over the mileage restrictions on your lease...
20:29, 09/20/2019

Two killed, seven wounded in two Washington, DC shootings; police seek suspects: reports Two shootings in Washington, D.C. left two people dead and seven injured late on Thursday, reports by police and several media outlets said, as authorities on Friday hunted for a pair of suspects from one of the attacks likely armed with an assault r...
20:29, 09/20/2019

|'Ailing'economycan'twaitfordebates,Cabinetmustactnow-Lamola State-owned enterprises cannot be rescued without strategic partnerships, Justice and Correctional Services Minister Ronald Lamola has said, adding that bold and decisive action is needed....
20:29, 09/20/2019

More Than 200 Young Climate Strikers "Drop Dead" At Thai Ministry More than 200 young people in Thailand stormed into the environment ministry on Friday and dropped to the ground feigning death as they demanded government action on climate change along with......
20:30, 09/20/2019

UK Claims Brexit Talks Progressing With 'Momentum' Brexit talks are progressing with "momentum", the British minister in charge of negotiating the divorce said Friday after meeting his EU counterpart, despite warnings from Europe that a deal is still......
20:30, 09/20/2019

Germany Reaches 100 Billion Euro Climate Plan Deal As Protests Heat Up Chancellor Angela Merkel's government reached a deal Friday on a broad climate plan for Germany, a coalition source said, as tens of thousands of protesters rallied demanding more environmental......
20:30, 09/20/2019

Inside Area 51 Raid That Morphed Into Pre-Dawn Celebration At Secret Base A call to "storm" the secretive U.S. military base in the Nevada desert known as Area 51 attracted several dozen revelers to a heavily guarded entrance early Friday, but most did not attempt to enter......
20:30, 09/20/2019

Tottenham Hotspur FC completes 637 million pound stadium refinancing Tottenham Hotspur Football Club has completed a 637 million pound ($798.67 million) stadium refinancing package that included a bond issue to U.S. investors and a term loan, the company said in a......
20:42, 09/20/2019

Amazon pledges 100 percent renewable energy by 2030 Online shopping giant Amazon revealed a carbon footprint Thursday that rivals that of a small country and vowed to reduce the damage to the planet by cutting its use of fossil fuels....
20:42, 09/20/2019