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

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

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

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On PM Modi's "Word 'Cow' Shocks Many" Comment, Asaduddin Owaisi's Retort Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comment on some people "getting a shock" at the mention of words like "Om" or "cow" provoked a retort from Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Tuesday....
15:42, 09/11/2019

AOC tries to shift attention from ‘unfortunate’ Pelosi feud Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Friday tried to defuse her public spat with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, calling the craze her race remarks sparked “unfortunate.” Asked if she regrets saying that Pelosi was targeting freshman female reps of color, the B...
02:28, 07/13/2019

Japan's geisha and the unfortunate image of sex workers After years of training and decades of practice, geisha become highly skilled performers and entertainers. There is, however, still a common misconception among foreigners that geisha are synonymous with prostitutes....
16:00, 06/11/2019

"Unfortunate," Says Sunny Deol On Row Over Appointing Representative Actor and BJP lawmaker Sunny Deol, accused of "outsourcing" his parliamentary duties by naming a representative to take care of his constituency, said today that it was "extremely unfortunate to see a......
16:00, 07/02/2019

"Unfortunate": Congress Condemns Farooq Abdullah's Detention The Congress on Monday strongly condemned former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah's detention under the Public Safety Act (PSA), saying it is the country's "misfortune" that the......
19:00, 09/16/2019

Trump administration defends Ice raids and says timing was 'unfortunate' Acting head of homeland security admits raids in Mississippi were badly timed after El Paso attacks targeting Mexicans Trump administration officials are defending last week’s mass immigration raids in Mississippi, including emotional footage of a gi...
07:00, 08/13/2019

Chris Froome’s accident gives Team Ineos clarity in most unfortunate way Losing the four-times winner is a blow but it leaves Geraint Thomas as the team’s clear leader for the Tour de FranceTo seal the destiny of the 2019 Tour de France, the organisers have devised a final week with some of the toughest climbing ever seen...
23:00, 06/12/2019

Release of Iranian tanker 'unfortunate': U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a television interview on Monday that it was unfortunate an Iranian oil tanker detained off Gibraltar had been allowed to leave....
04:42, 08/20/2019

Inside City Winery’s crushing relocation: ‘It’s unfortunate, but it’s life’ David Lecomte is the only professional winemaker currently crushing grapes commercially in Manhattan. And this summer was a particularly moving experience for the 47-year-old Frenchman. That’s because his place of business, City Winery on Varick Stre...
09:00, 08/15/2019

Ex-coach Troussier hails Japan after 'unfortunate' Uruguay draw "Former Japan head coach Philippe Troussier praised the performance of the team at the Copa America after they were controversially denied a historic win over Uruguay due to a questionable VAR call."...
14:00, 06/21/2019

"Unfortunate": Urmila Matondkar On Leaked Letter Amid Mumbai Congress War Actress-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar, who unsuccessfully contested this year's national elections from Mumbai North seat as a Congress candidate, on Tuesday said the leak of her letter......
15:42, 07/09/2019

Joe Biden makes unfortunate ‘Freudian slip’ as he targets ‘Donald Hump’ It’s a line former vice president Joe Biden uses repeatedly on the campaign trail as he jabs at the man he hopes to replace in the White House, President Trump. But as the front-runner in the Democratic nomination race addressed thousands of party ac...
21:56, 09/07/2019

US Move Unfortunate, Says India As Trump Ends Preferential Trade Status India will "always uphold its national interest" in trade matters as "our people also aspire for better standards of living", the government today said in response to US President Donald Trump ending......
12:00, 06/01/2019

The AFCON Final Is Set Thanks To A Late Winner Off A Free Kick And One Unfortunate Goalkeeping Boner The Africa Cup of Nations is nearing the end of its summertime debut, with the final officially set to feature Algeria going up against Senegal. Both semifinal matches were played on Sunday, and both featured some wild finishes that will certainly le...
04:28, 07/15/2019

People Are Demanding Justice for the Major Stranger Things Character Who Met an Unfortunate Fate Warning: This post contains spoilers for Stranger Things Season 3 Stranger Things Season 3 left one of its most disheartening plot developments for the very end: Chief Jim Hopper is dead, at least if you believe what you read in the Indianapolis Gaze...
14:14, 07/05/2019

Japanese TV News Apologizes After Unfortunate Misquote About Kyoto Animation Fire Victim Fuji TV, one of Japan’s largest television networks, has apologized after an unfortunate misquote that called director Yasuhiro Takemoto an “idiot.” Takemoto was one of the victims of last month’s tragic Kyoto Animation fire....
15:28, 08/05/2019

Ousmane Dembele injury is unfortunate, but Barcelona are mentally and physically fresh for Liverpool On the face of it, a defeat and an injury to an important player would appear anything but ideal preparation for a Champions League semi-final second leg....
11:14, 05/05/2019

Syndergaard: 'Unfortunate' that talks with Mets made public Mets starter Noah Syndergaard says it is "unfortunate" that his complaints to New York's front office and coaching staff about catcher Wilson Ramos were made public and denied any role in leaking the conversations      ...
02:56, 09/11/2019

WTA roundup: Ferro shocks Cornet for first WTA win Fiona Ferro of France stunned her countrywoman, No. 3 seed Alize Cornet, to win her first WTA Tour title 6-1, 2-6, 6-1 at the Ladies Open Lausanne in Switzerland on Sunday....
23:14, 07/21/2019

All I Know is What's on the Internet review: The shocks don't work How has our visual culture adapted to the digital age? All too well, according to this show at The Photographers' Gallery, London. Is the internet losing its ability to surprise?...
23:00, 04/28/2019

From oil shocks to funding strains, Fed confronts new complexities The Federal Reserve will conclude its latest policy meeting on Wednesday buffeted by conflicting economic data, under steady pressure from the White House for steep interest rate cuts, and confronted as well with an unexpected jump in overnight borro...
08:56, 09/18/2019

Rep. Susan Brooks shocks GOP with retirement decision Rep. Susan Brooks has decided not to seek reelection in 2020, a stunning blow for House Republicans who had chosen her to lead recruitment in their attempt to claw back the majority.The Indiana Republican will leave after her fourth term in the Hous...
19:56, 06/14/2019

Ledecky illness shocks world championships Katie Ledecky's withdrawal from the 200 and 1,500 meters freestyle put a huge dampener on the third day of the world swimming championships in Gwangju with a major question mark now hanging over the unwell American for the rest of the meet....
11:00, 07/23/2019

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

| Sensational upset as Ruiz shocks Joshua Anthony Joshua's bid to make a splash in his US debut ended in misery for the three belt heavyweight world champion with a stunning loss to underdog Andy Ruiz....
11:00, 06/02/2019

Viral: Fish With Two Mouths Shocks The Internet A woman fishing in upstate New York made a one-of-a-kind catch when she reeled in a fish with two mouths. Debbie Geddes caught the strange-looking fish while she was out on Lake Champlain with her......
06:56, 08/22/2019

Murder of lawyer in gangster case shocks the Netherlands Derk Wiersum, 44, was gunned down in an Amsterdam street in broad daylightThe murder of a lawyer for a key witness in a major Dutch organised crime trial has sparked outrage and calls for a tougher crackdown on violent underworld gangs.Derk Wiersum, ...
02:43, 09/19/2019

Viral Pic Of Squirrel Biting Snake Shocks Internet A picture that has gone viral online shows a squirrel clutching a snake, reportedly before it devoured it "down to the last two inches." The role reversal has shocked the Internet, collecting hundreds......
15:28, 05/24/2019

Sailor shocks family in the middle of Cracker Barrel This Navy dad went undercover as a waiter, but the look on his son's face made it clear he can't be fooled.        ...
20:28, 09/09/2019

78th-ranked Dimitrov shocks Federer at US Open Grigor Dimitrov, ranked 78th in the world, took down third-seeded Roger Federer 3-6, 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 in the US Open quarterfinals before a stunned crowd at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Tuesday night....
08:42, 09/04/2019

Fish with ‘two mouths’ caught in upstate NY shocks anglers Debbie Geddes caught the unique fish while she was out on Lake Champlain with her husband. When a photo of the fish was uploaded to Facebook, it went viral....
06:56, 08/22/2019

Flight Attendant In Overhead Compartment Shocks Passengers A recent Southwest Airlines flight began on a strange note when passengers noticed something in the overhead compartment that didn't belong there - a flight attendant....
13:00, 07/31/2019

Nintendo shocks at E3 with surprise Zelda sequel announcement Nintendo showed off a sneak peek this year of an upcoming game — and not just its usual in the glut of “latest installments” in the Pokemon, Animal Crossing, and Mario franchises. No, we’re getting a sequel — an actual sequel — to Legend of Zelda: Br...
01:00, 06/12/2019

Strange knock on the door shocks military family This soldier gave his family such a huge shock at their new home in New Mexico, that we'll forgive the bad language.        ...
14:00, 08/30/2019

NASCAR shocks gun industry as it appears to block some firearm ads NASCAR rejected advertisements for its souvenir programs from multiple firearms companies earlier this summer as part of what is being seen as a "gradual shift" in its position on guns....
06:56, 09/14/2019

Netflix’s first Arabic original shocks viewers in Jordan AMMAN, Jordan — On a high school trip to Jordan’s ancient city of Petra, a group of teenagers sneak out at night to drink beer, smoke weed and gossip around a bonfire. A girl asks her frisky boyfriend to take things slow. By global Netflix standards,...
09:42, 06/21/2019

Iranian regime's repression of Christians ‘shocks the conscience’ A horribly familiar description of the Iranian regime’s persecution of Christians and other minorities emerged from a U.S. State Department report on religious freedom published Friday....
18:42, 06/25/2019

Photo of Migrants Shocks, but Congress Stalls on Border Aid A photo of a migrant father and his 23-month-old daughter appeared to crystallize the human tragedy at the border, and it was everywhere — on cable, the internet and on the Senate floor....
05:14, 06/27/2019

REFILE-Game of Thrones reaches its end, with one or two shocks left After eight seasons and 73 episodes, HBO's long-running smash "Game of Thrones" came to its conclusion on Sunday night, with one more shocking demise and an unlikely character named as king....
09:28, 05/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Game of Thrones reaches its end, with one or two shocks left After eight seasons and 73 episodes, HBO's long-running smash series, "Game of Thrones", wrapped up on Sunday, with one more shocking demise and an unlikely character named as king....
09:28, 05/20/2019

Fed Readying Financial System for Climate-Change Shocks The central bank is ready to respond to climate-change related disruptions to the economy and is working to ensure banks’ resilience following unexpected weather events, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell told Congress....
23:14, 05/07/2019

Report shocks, angers some of Ohio State doc’s 177 victims COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Victims of a now-dead Ohio State team doctor are reacting with shock, grief and anger at investigative findings that validated a heinous pattern of sexual abuse that many of them say they experienced as young men and then worked...
12:28, 05/18/2019

Serial-Killing Case Shocks Cyprus as Police Come In for Criticism The police were searching for more victims after a military officer confessed to seven killings, apparently targeting female immigrants and their children....
21:42, 04/28/2019

These were the biggest shocks and most important moments last night on ‘Game of Thrones’ As the Game of Thrones endgame comes into focus, Sunday night’s fourth episode of the eighth and final season crystallized the stakes involved for all of the surviving characters and moved the myriad pieces into position for the coming “l...
21:42, 05/06/2019

Masar finishes dead last in Princess of Wales’s Stakes on day of shocks Charlie Appleby’s horse fades on second start in 13 monthsAll seven favourites on Newmarket card beaten This first day of the July Festival here was one that the punters will want to forget, when the smart money found its way to the Pimm’s bar or the...
22:42, 07/11/2019

Baby girl born with 2 formed teeth shocks mom, doctors A first-time mom was shocked to discover that her newborn entered the world with two fully formed teeth, which she only discovered after she went to feed her for the first time....
16:42, 05/06/2019

World Hunger Is On the Rise and ‘Climate Shocks’ Are Partly to Blame, UN Says A staggering 2 billion people around the world don’t have enough nutritious food to eat, and climate shocks like drought, heat waves, and extreme rainfall have played a large role in their plight, according to a new United Nations (UN) report. At the...
20:00, 07/16/2019

From Homecoming to The Good Fight: this year's Emmys snubs and shocks Game of Thrones is leading the pack but, as usual, a long list of worthy nominees failed to make this year’s nominationsOh, the cruelty of letting D’Arcy Carden announce the 2019 Emmy nominations. From relative obscurity, she’s undoubtedly had a barn...
22:56, 07/16/2019

Polish qualifier Linette shocks Giorgi for Bronx title "Polish qualifier Magda Linette rallied to upset Italy\u0027s Camila Giorgi 5-7 7-5 6-4 and claim her first career WTA title at the Bronx Open on Saturday."...
13:00, 08/25/2019

Broadcom's $2 billion warning shocks global chip sector LONDON/BENGALURU - Broadcom Inc sent a shockwave through the global chipmaking industry on Friday with its forecast that U.S.-China trade tensions and the ban on doing business with Huawei Technologies would knock $2 billion off the company's sales ...
15:28, 06/14/2019

Canada: arrest of ex-head of intelligence shocks experts and alarms allies Police say charges of stealing covert information against Cameron Ortis pose ‘potential risk’ for US, UK, New Zealand and AustraliaCanada and its allies are scrambling to assess the damage inflicted by what experts believe could be the largest securi...
19:28, 09/16/2019

China's Money-Markets Strains Ease, but System Is Still Vulnerable to Shocks Signs of funding stress in China’s money markets have abated after the country’s financial regulators urged banks and brokerages to restore calm, but the recent disruptions show the financial system’s vulnerability to even small shocks....
13:28, 06/24/2019

Rwandan Gospel Singer Albert Nabonibo Shocks Country by Coming Out (KIGALI, Rwanda) — Friends of Albert Nabonibo, a well-known gospel singer in Rwanda who recently came out as a gay man, do not want their names revealed. It is too shameful, one says. Another says he is anguished because his family knows he oft...
04:14, 09/17/2019

Stabbing of 17 Children Shocks Japan, Where Parents Trust Streets Are Safe Across the country, young students travel to school on their own every day. But a peaceful assumption was shattered by a rampage that killed a schoolgirl and a parent....
18:14, 05/28/2019

Fritz shocks Thiem to put Team World within one match of Laver Cup victory "Taylor Fritz beat Dominic Thiem 7-5, 6-7 (3-7) 10-5, in dramatic style on Sunday to put his team just one match away from their first Laver Cup victory."...
19:14, 09/22/2019

'Keep Marysville white': racist remark by would-be councilor shocks Michigan city A question about diversity in a candidate’s forum produced a jaw-dropping response from first-time candidate Jean CramerFor the first hour of the election forum in Marysville, Michigan, on Thursday night the debate between the five candidates for a c...
10:14, 08/24/2019

Python Pops Out Of Pool Table In Middle Of Game, Shocks Players A group of friends enjoying a round of pool were recently left shocked by an unwanted player - a python. The carpet python made a surprise appearance by popping out of a corner pocket of the table in......
15:00, 07/29/2019

Kawhi Leonard shocks 76ers with nail-biting series clincher TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard hit a shot from the corner over Joel Embiid at the buzzer that bounced off the rim four times before falling to give the Toronto Raptors a 92-90 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday night in Game 7 of the Eastern Conf...
05:28, 05/13/2019

Pregnant woman's murder shocks Chicago but experts say such cases are rare There have been roughly 30 cases of fetal abduction – cases where a mother is killed and her baby is cut from her wombChicago authorities have filed charges in the shocking murder of a pregnant woman whose baby was cut from her womb. Experts say such...
04:42, 05/17/2019

Real Or Fake? Viral Video Of Raw Meat Jumping Off Plate Shocks Internet A video of a piece of raw meat 'crawling' off a table has shocked the Internet. The short clip has gone massively viral online, where many are now referring to the meat as "zombie chicken". However,......
15:00, 07/29/2019

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

Venice film festival 2019 roundup: shocks, horrors and dark jokers The usual social media controversies may have overshadowed the actual buzz, but this year’s programme still held many surprisesEuropean politics isn’t predictable, so why should the film festival circuit be? This time last year, Venice pulled out a c...
23:56, 09/07/2019

Arrest in cold case murders of couple 43 years ago shocks Wisconsin town The cold case murders of a Wisconsin couple on a camping trip 43 years ago has led to the arrest through DNA of a friendly 82-year-old “helpful handyman,” according to a report....
17:00, 06/02/2019

American Sofia Kenin, 20, shocks Serena Williams in third round of French Open Serena Williams lost in stunning fashion Saturday in the third round of the French Open against 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin, falling in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5.        ...
01:56, 06/02/2019

Ninja shocks gaming world, leaves Twitch for Microsoft's Mixer Tyler Blevins, known mainly as Ninja, shocked the gaming world Thursday with his move to Mixer, a streaming competitor to Twitch, his former platform.       ...
23:28, 08/01/2019

People are worried that labor strife, oil shocks, and the Fed could lead to an economic disaster — here's why they're wrong The U.S. National Archives/Flickr There are several apparent links between the state of the US economy now and in the 1970s, like an oil-supply shock, increased labor activity, and higher gold prices. This has led to worries that the US could fall b...
21:14, 09/21/2019

Foreign investors hope India dials back policy shocks after Modi win Foreign companies in India have welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's election victory for the political stability it brings, but now they need to see him soften a protectionist stance adopted in the past year....
13:00, 05/24/2019

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Day of shocks as holders Cameroon and hosts Egypt both fall The holders and the hosts are both out as Nigeria and South Africa pulled off big wins. Odion Ighalo was the star for Nigeria, who came from behind to beat Cameroon, while a late Thembinkosi Lorch stunned Egypt in Cairo....
00:14, 07/07/2019

Stan Wawrinka shocks Novak Djokovic to advance to US Open quarterfinals after world No. 1 retires In an era where men's tennis has been dominated by the "Big 3" of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka can at times be a forgotten man....
07:14, 09/02/2019

WRAPUP 3-Australia cuts rates as global cbanks move to head off trade shocks Australia cut interest rates to a record low on Tuesday as a worsening trade war between Beijing and Washington raises recession risks for the world economy and pushes major central banks into what could be a global monetary easing cycle....
11:00, 06/04/2019

Universal's Volcano Bay water park briefly closes after visitors report electric shocks Universal Studios' Volcano Bay water park at closed early on Sunday due to a technical issue that left guests complaining about electric shocks.        ...
22:14, 06/04/2019

WWE Money in the Bank results: Bayley wins and cashes in; Lesnar shocks with return and captures briefcase After being out of sight since losing the Universal championship at WrestleMania, Brock Lesnar made a surprise return and became Mr. Money in the Bank....
07:14, 05/20/2019

Dereck Chisora's furious rant at Eddie Hearn shocks boxing fans as feed cuts off Del Boy told the promoter he would ‘pull out of the f***ing show’ if his fight with Joseph Parker was not top bill, forcing Sky Sports to cut the feed...
17:28, 09/13/2019

WWE Money in the Bank results: Bayley wins and cashes in, Lesnar shocks with return and captures briefcase After being out of sight since losing the Universal championship at WrestleMania, Brock Lesnar made a surprise return and became Mr. Money in the Bank....
05:56, 05/20/2019

French Open quarter-finals: Anisimova shocks Halep, Barty beats Keys and more – live! Djokovic v Zverev and Thiem v Khachanov to follow at Roland GarrosReport: Anisimova beats Halep to reach semi-finalsEmail Katy here or tweet @KatyMurrells 12.45pm BST “It’s been such an amazing tournament but I’m calling it now: two teenagers in the ...
14:00, 06/06/2019

'Verbage' Is Not a Word If you’ve ever had to pause to ask yourself, “Hmm, which word is correct here... verbiage or verbage,” I’ve got the perfect mnemonic device for you: Verbage is garbage....
04:28, 08/30/2019

You're Probably Using the Word 'Comprise' Wrong After I lovingly explained the difference between “who” and “whom,” one dear reader caught onto the fact that I’ve been on a one-woman crusade to purify our world of all your terrible grammar. The person I know only as “Fabian Knockwurst” came to me ...
23:56, 08/28/2019

A Word or Two About That Gold "Rout" Most speculators had an unfavorable outlook for gold in August. Yet, EWI's Chief Market Analyst said "gold is in the late stage of its decline." The very next day, gold hit a low and its price began a steady march upward. Learn how the precious metal...
20:00, 05/01/2019

Why is everyone suddenly using the C-word? | Stan Carey From viral videos about Tommy Robinson to Game of Thrones, there are signs the taboo is lessening – for someA journalist from Canada recently shared a video on Twitter in which she asked people in Manchester their opinion of Tommy Robinson (real name...
16:00, 05/21/2019

Trump wants ‘apology,’ not ‘another word’ about Mueller President Trump responded to special counsel Robert Mueller’s statement about his Russia collusion report by demanding an “apology,” claiming that Americans have heard enough about the probe....
18:00, 05/29/2019

Last word of man executed in Alabama was ‘amen’ A man convicted of murder for helping his pal kill four people in 1997 was executed in Alabama Thursday night and uttered the last word “amen” before his death. Michael Brandon Samra, 41, was pronounced dead at 7:30 p.m., following his le...
10:00, 05/17/2019

We Need A Word For Driving Your Convertible With The Top Down When It's Cold Out They say the ideal convertible weather is a warm and sunny summer’s day, but I’m not sure I agree. Rather, I think the perfect convertible weather is actually when it’s cold. Like in the fall, winter or early spring. Hear me out....
23:57, 09/09/2019

"Would Say It Again": Woman Filmed Using N-Word At A Restaurant Nancy Goodman, 71, told WRAL-TV that her anxiety, and the behavior of the other woman and her friend, made her lose her composure. Goodman said the women, who were also eating at a Bonefish Grill in......
08:42, 07/26/2019

Microsoft Word uses AI to improve your writing Microsoft is about to challenge Grammarly (not to mention Google) on its home turf. The company is developing an Ideas feature for Word's online version that uses AI to suggest grammar changes, among other assists. In addition to catching basi...
18:28, 05/06/2019

Say the Magic Word: The Origins of Abracadabra Magic words are often used by magicians whilst performing magic tricks on stage. One of the most common of these incantations is ‘Abracadabra’. Although this word is known to many, it is likely that fewer people are aware of its origins. Apart from ‘...
05:01, 05/08/2019

The 3-letter word that's missing from the showdown with Iran AP Photo/ISNA The US is in the middle of a showdown with Iran, stoked by incidents in the Persian Gulf and a protracted dispute over the 2015 nuclear deal. But behind the present round of tensions is the US's long-running desire to the control the m...
00:00, 07/12/2019

How to record vocals for music and spoken word Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. There are different schools of thought when it comes to getting your vocals perfect for any project. The easiest...
03:14, 07/23/2019

A Word With: Do Women Have Superpowers? Gugu Mbatha-Raw Says Yes She talks about her unlikely abilities in “Fast Color” and her coming projects, including Apple’s “The Morning Show” and Netflix’s “Dark Crystal” prequel....
18:00, 05/10/2019

Can't Call Someone Terrorist Just For Using Word "Jihad": Court A person cannot be branded as a terrorist merely for using the word "jihad", a Maharashtra court observed while acquitting three accused of terror charges....
14:56, 06/19/2019

Dow surges on word of pending meeting between Trump and Xi The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained more than 350 points after President Trump said he would meet with Chinese leader Xi Jinping next week at the G-20 summit....
04:42, 06/19/2019

Trump’s Challenge: Can His Word on Iran Be Trusted? The president’s tweets, tirades and untruths could undercut the credibility of whatever case he makes about responding to the attacks on Saudi oil fields....
04:42, 09/18/2019

Ohio State University wants to trademark the word ‘the’ Make that “The” Ohio State University. The Buckeyes have filed a trademark application to use the word “the” on its merchandise, potentially giving it limited domain over one of the most common words in the English language — ...
21:28, 08/14/2019

NXT TakeOver: Cole gets final word against Gargano Adam Cole and Johnny Gargano closed out their rivalry Saturday with a destructive showcase that ended with both men crashing from the top of a cage through a table....
15:29, 08/11/2019

Ohio State seeks to trademark the word 'The' Ohio State has previously trademarked the names and likenesses of football coaches Woody Hayes and Urban Meyer as well as phrases like Script Ohio and The Shoe....
15:00, 08/14/2019

From anemoia to zagreb: how 'fictionaries' are liberating the word Everyone from Flaubert to the Moomins has had fun with creating words – we should all challenge our lethologica and start doing the same, says Eley WilliamsSondern. the realisation that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as yo...
12:00, 05/27/2019

‘Stranger Things 3’ is streaming now, and word is it’s the best season yet 21 months after Stranger Things 2 debuted on Netflix, the thrilling series has returned for a third season of nostalgia-driven horror. Stranger Things 3 once again takes place in Hawkins, Indiana, but it’s now the summer of 1985, and a new mall...
19:28, 07/04/2019

Great, Now the President is Tossing the Word 'Treason' Around Again By now, we’re all familiar with the usual timeline of a Donald Trump tweet: pundit says something inflammatory on Fox News, Trump watches it on TV, then tweets about it a few hours later. This is almost a given for propaganda coming out of Fox, but o...
19:00, 05/27/2019

Porsche Wants To Destroy The Word "Turbo" And I'm Not Fucking Okay With That As you likely know, Porsche is just about ready to officially announce their all-new, all-electric sports sedan, the Taycan. It looks to be extremely fast and impressive and is likely to be the first real Tesla-fighter out there. You may have also he...
02:14, 08/24/2019

Watch: Showtime releases first-look teaser of 'The L Word: Generation Q' Showtime released a first-look teaser of "The L Word: Generation Q" featuring returning stars Jennifer Beals, Katherine Moennig, and Leisha Hailey, and new cast members....
02:56, 08/23/2019

Microsoft Word smashes billion installs on Android Microsoft Word has been downloaded and installed more than one billion times on Google Play, joining a very small club of non-Google or Facebook-owned apps that have hit that target. What makes this feat even more incredible is that Google Docs ...
18:14, 07/15/2019

San Francisco Democrat under fire for using N-word in committee meeting A civil rights attorney, local Democratic Party official and former San Francisco city supervisor is in hot water after repeatedly using the N-word during a public meeting last month. Angela Alioto has apologized but is facing calls for her removal f...
14:56, 05/10/2019

How to say the 'R-word': bank executives grapple with recession talk Executives at the largest U.S. banks are grappling with how to best talk about the slowing economy and its impact on their businesses as they enter earnings season, people familiar with their......
23:28, 04/28/2019

Ben Roethlisberger has one word for Antonio Brown joining Patriots There wasn’t much the Steelers could say Sunday night after getting steamrolled by the Patriots, 33-3. After the game, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was asked about former teammate Antonio Brown’s chaotic weekend, which included the pola...
15:14, 09/09/2019

Socialism used to be a dirty word. Is America now ready to embrace it? In the fourth part of our series we examine how voters’ feelings on socialism have shifted. Half of Americans under 40 say they would prefer to live in a socialist countryIn his 1998 film, Bulworth, Warren Beatty played a Democratic senator who goes ...
16:56, 09/06/2019

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

Zuckerberg’s word use suggests Facebook is selling ‘experiences’ and not ‘ads’ Facebook’s been through a tumultuous period, to put it mildly. From the disruption of global democracy due to the misuse of personal data, to unfavored algorithmic changes resulting in especially gen z fleeing the platform for alternatives like Snapc...
17:42, 07/25/2019

NXT TakeOver: Cole gets final word in stunning win over Gargano Adam Cole and Johnny Gargano closed out their rivalry and another standout NXT TakeOver show Saturday in Toronto with a destructive showcase that ended with both men crashing from the top of a cage through a table....
06:42, 08/11/2019

Don’t Believe a Word by David Shariatmadari review – the truth about language A myth-busting account of how languages emerge, change, and influence the way we thinkAs a boy, David Shariatmadari would sit in the hallway and listen to his Iranian father speaking Farsi on the phone to his family in Tehran. It was an early introdu...
14:56, 08/10/2019

Don't call me cute: a debate on the four letter word On the surface, it's an innocuous four-letter word. But cute is a surprisingly loaded term. Here, two writers (and friends) take on the gender politics of being adorable...
01:28, 08/09/2019

Medical professionals of both genders link the word 'career' with men (Reuters Health) - Researchers who examined implicit and explicit gender biases in the U.S. medical community found that professionals of both genders are more likely to associate the word "career" with men and the word "family" with women....
20:14, 08/08/2019

All the Times Donald Trump Tweeted the Word ‘Infested’ On Saturday, Donald Trump woke up rage-tweeting about Rep. Elijah Cummings’ district, which includes most of Baltimore, describing the city as “rat and rodent infested.” Although I first thought the remark was a compliment because the Yelp reviews fo...
17:00, 07/30/2019

Medical professionals of both genders link the word "career" with men (Reuters Health) - Researchers who examined implicit and explicit gender biases in the U.S. medical community found that professionals of both genders are more likely to associate the word "career" with men and the word "family" with women....
02:42, 08/07/2019

All the Times Donald Trump Tweeted the Word 'Infested' On Saturday, Donald Trump woke up rage-tweeting about Rep. Elijah Cummings’ district, which includes most of Baltimore, describing the city as “rat and rodent infested.” Although I first thought the remark was a compliment because the Yelp reviews fo...
01:00, 07/30/2019

Chrissy Teigen's Son Miles Said His First Word And It's Even Cuter Than We Could Have Imagined Chrissy Teigen and John Legend's son Miles Stephens is proving to be one positive little kid. The Cravings author shared the most adorable video of Miles, 13 months, saying......
17:28, 06/21/2019

Rugby roundup: Bath have last word at Leicester on day of thrillers • Bath clinch sixth with 32-31 comeback win at Welford Road• Sale edge past Gloucester 46-41 in 13-try feastRhys Priestland’s dramatic late conversion completed a stirring comeback for Bath, who clinched sixth place in the Premiership with a thrillin...
23:00, 05/18/2019

Word whiz kids compete for $50,000 prize in U.S. spelling bee Nearly 500 word wizards were still in contention on Wednesday as the Scripps National Spelling Bee entered its second day, as the best young spellers strive for the top cash prize of $50,000....
15:56, 05/29/2019

Word whiz kids tap memory tricks at U.S. spelling bee Spelling savants traced letters onto their palms or gazed at the ceiling on Wednesday while racking their brains in hopes of advancing to the next level of the Scripps National Spelling Bee....
21:28, 05/29/2019

Trump Is Obsessed With the 'I-Word'—and No, the 'I' Doesn't Stand for Idiot President Trump knows that the Democrats are split on whether or not to start impeachment proceedings, and while he’s reportedly convinced he won’t be impeached because, in his words, he’s done nothing wrong, that hasn’t stopped him from becoming fix...
20:00, 06/12/2019

Word whiz kids tap memory tricks at Spelling Bee Spelling savants traced letters onto their palms or gazed at the ceiling on Wednesday while racking their brains in hopes of advancing to the next level of the Scripps National Spelling Bee....
03:42, 05/30/2019

The VR Groundhog Day sequel is better than every single word in that description might suggest Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
09:43, 09/20/2019

Chara to be checked in Boston, no word on Cup Game 5 status BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy says Zdeno Chara will be checked out in Boston to see whether he will be able to play in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final. Chara took a deflected puck off his face in the second period of Game 4 ...
19:56, 06/04/2019

Red hot Galaxy S10e version is also in the works, but there's still no word on a US release If you're excited to see Samsung further expanding the chromatic diversity of the Galaxy S10 lineup but don't expect to be able to afford the two larger models in a snazzy new "Cardinal Red" flavor, serial leaker Roland Quandt has some great news to ...
19:28, 06/03/2019

The Word "Hindu" Is Not Indian, Claims Kamal Haasan Facing severe backlash over his recent Hindu extremist remarks, Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder Kamal Haasan Friday claimed that the very term ''Hindu'' was not a native description, but only a......
19:42, 05/17/2019

In Lucifer's “Expire Erect,” the celestial word of the day is “closure” They’re quite common these days, but you’ve still got to appreciate a good in medias res when you see one. In its initial context, this episode’s opening scene plays like a fever dream, like a funhouse mirror in corporeal form. Lucifer’s shallow brea...
13:14, 05/11/2019

Trump says impeachment is 'dirty, filthy, disgusting word' U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday scornfully rejected 'disgusting' talk among Democrats about launching an impeachment inquiry against him in the aftermath of the Russia probe, saying he did nothing to merit such an outcome....
22:56, 05/30/2019

Repeat after me: vagina is not a dirty word | Nicola Heath Our collective reluctance to say ‘vagina’ shrouds women’s bodies – and their sexuality – in shameWhen Dr Jen Gunter, a US-based gynaecologist, and her publisher, Kensington Books, sought to promote her new book on Twitter, they ran into trouble. The ...
07:56, 09/16/2019

Google Docs now displays the word count as you type One of the most frustrating things about Google Docs is having to manually access the menu every time you need to check if you've finally hit that essay's elusive word count. The tech giant is finally fixing that by giving you the ability t...
08:28, 09/10/2019

Big blast in Afghan capital, Kabul; no word on casualties An big explosion went off in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday, sending a cloud of smoke and dust into the sky, Reuters witnesses said, but it was not clear if there were any casualties....
10:28, 05/08/2019

Explosion shakes Afghan capital, no word on casualties An explosion shook an upscale area of the Afghan capital on Wednesday, the third day of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, sending a cloud of smoke and dust into the sky, Reuters witnesses said, but it was not clear if there were any casualties....
12:42, 05/08/2019

Gotta Be Bold: The Bachelorette Has a New Favorite Word and No One Can Stop Saying It Hannah Brown really wants her men to be bold. What does bold mean, exactly? A lot of different things, according to tonight's episode of The Bachelorette, during which that word was......
07:00, 05/21/2019

Red Galaxy S10e version goes official, but there's still no word on US release Almost one month after the Cardinal Red Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10+ were introduced, UK carrier EE has announced that it’ll now be exclusively selling the two flagships alongside a previous unannounced Cardinal Red version of the Galaxy S10e.The new v...
14:56, 07/02/2019

Surprise! R-rated comedy 'Good Boys' shocks the box office, hits No. 1 with $21M Even with a R-rating, the tween comedy 'Good Boys' pushed 'Furious' spinoff 'Hobbs & Shaw' to second place and beat out 'The Angry Birds Movie 2.'        ...
02:58, 08/19/2019

Joint Chiefs of Staff chair on Afghanistan: 'Not using the 'withdraw' word right now' Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said Wednesday it’s too early to talk about a full withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan....
03:00, 08/29/2019

Socialism used to be a dirty word. Is America now ready to embrace the ideology? Voters’ feelings on socialism have shifted with half of those under 40 saying they would prefer to live in a socialist countryIn his 1998 film, Bulworth, Warren Beatty played a Democratic senator who goes rogue, embarking on a truth-telling binge in ...
14:00, 09/06/2019

No Word On Mehbooba Mufti's Release, Family Says Not Allowed To Meet Two former Chief Ministers of Jammu and Kashmir - Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti - have been in police custody for nearly a month and sources say there is no word on when they might be released....
16:56, 08/27/2019

Donald Trump Says Impeachment Is "Dirty, Filthy, Disgusting Word" US President Donald Trump on Thursday scornfully rejected 'disgusting' talk among Democrats about launching an impeachment inquiry against him in the aftermath of the Russia probe, saying he did......
21:14, 05/30/2019

Google Docs’ New ‘Live Word Count’ Is Weird and Exists Google has officially rolled out the most useful addition to Docs we’ve seen in years: a word count. Or, to be more specific, a feature that allows you to get the live word count for whatever document you’re working on. It’s a lot more convenient tha...
19:29, 09/18/2019

White professor investigated for quoting James Baldwin's use of N-word Laurie Sheck, who teaches at the New School, says inquiry followed a complaint that she had discussed Baldwin’s use of the slurThe Pulitzer-nominated poet Laurie Sheck, a professor at the New School in New York City, is being investigated by the univ...
17:56, 08/15/2019

I Broke The Official Jeremy Renner App By Posting The Word "Porno" On It The Butterfly Effect is the idea that a solitary flap of a butterfly’s wings will eventually result in a hurricane halfway across the globe. In the interests of moving forward as a society, and because I don’t think I’ve seen a butterfly in, like, fo...
18:00, 09/03/2019

Amazon considered letting Alexa listen to you without a wake word A patent made public today and filed by Amazon would allow the company's voice assistant Alexa to start recording audio before users say a "wake word." According to the patent, it would allow users to more naturally communicate with their device...
23:56, 05/23/2019

North Korea has been testing ballistic missiles. So why won’t Trump use the B word? Washington and Seoul seem determined to downplay Pyongyang’s missile tests, calling them “short-range” rather than “ballistic.” The distinction is important....
12:42, 05/24/2019

Writing: Making Your Mark reveals the power of the written word Is a written culture necessary to make a better culture or better citizens? A smart, satisfyingly deep exhibition at the British Library leaves us wondering...
23:00, 04/28/2019

Professor who quoted James Baldwin's use of N-word cleared by university Poet Laurie Sheck was investigated for her use of the racial slur, but the New School has now dismissed concernsLaurie Sheck, the poet and professor who was investigated by her university for quoting James Baldwin’s use of the N-word in a graduate cl...
21:56, 08/19/2019

Inclusive Language: Merriam-Webster Gives New—and Nonbinary—Meaning to the Word ‘They’ To paraphrase an LGBTQ activist catchphrase, “‘They’ are here, ‘they’ are queer and ‘they’ aren’t going anywhere”—at least, when it comes to a new, nonbinary definition of the word “they,” as announced by the editors at Merriam-Webster....
17:14, 09/19/2019

Meryl Streep on the Panama Papers: ‘People died to get the word out’ Ahead of the Venice premiere of The Laundromat, actor pays tribute to murdered journalist Daphne Caruana GaliziaMeryl Streep, the star of The Laundromat, Steven Soderbergh’s irreverent comedy about Mossack Fonseca, the law firm that masterminded offs...
19:42, 09/01/2019

Shashi Tharoor Backs "Persecuted" Chidambaram With A Tweet And A Big Word A day after probe agencies summoned Union Minister P Chidambaram in an alleged money laundering case involving INX Media, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor came out in his support with a tweet claiming......
17:14, 08/21/2019

Inclusive Language: Merriam-Webster Gives New — and Nonbinary — Meaning to the Word ‘They’ To paraphrase an LGBTQ activist catchphrase, “‘They’ are here, ‘they’ are queer and ‘they’ aren’t going anywhere” — at least when it comes to a new, nonbinary definition of the word “they,” as announced by the editors at Merriam-Webster....
11:00, 09/19/2019

Kylie Jenner Calls Stormi Webster "So Smart" for Saying This Big Word Kylie Jenner can't help but gush over her baby girl, Stormi Webster. On Tuesday night, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and her 18-month-old daughter supported Travis Scott at......
14:56, 08/29/2019

A Word With: Letitia Wright on ‘Avengers: Endgame’ and Not Singing With Rihanna The actress, who played Princess Shuri in “Black Panther” and the “Avengers” movies, knows how to keep a secret. She didn’t say a word about “Guava Island.”...
21:42, 04/28/2019

"The I Word": Amid Donald Trump's Impeachment Talks, Know How It Works The push among Democrats in the US Congress to impeach US President Donald Trump for obstruction of justice is gaining strength. While holding off pressure from party legislators to begin the process......
04:00, 05/23/2019

Suicide bombing hits eastern Kabul; no word on casualties KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Police say a suicide bomber has struck east of the capital Kabul, the second such attack in as many days. There is no immediate word on casualties. Police official Jan Aga says it’s too early to identify the target of ...
07:14, 05/31/2019

Boeing Sued By Man Claiming Co-Workers Used N-Word, Put Noose At His Desk An African American employee at Boeing's Charleston, South Carolina, plant has alleged that he was a "victim to targeted racial harassment of an intentionally extreme and outrageous nature," according......
06:28, 06/18/2019

Boston cop on leave for allegedly using N-word, calling students ‘monkeys’ A veteran cop in Boston is off the street after allegedly using the N-word during a confrontation with students he referred to as “monkeys,” the teens claim. Officer Joseph Lynch, a 16-year department vet, is on administrative leave following the Sep...
11:57, 09/21/2019

Bean embraces the written word on a thoughtful, creative Disenchantment Considering there are only three episodes left in the season, “In Her Own Write” predictably returns to the Dagmar well. The specter of her mother haunts Bean’s dreams and plagues Zøg’s mind to the point where he’s removing all the tulips from the ki...
21:28, 09/22/2019

White Assistant Principal Admits to Saying the N-Word to a Black Student but Not In a Bad Way A Texas high school assistant principal is disputing claims that he told a student to “turn off that nigger music,” insisting instead that he used the offensive racial slur in a different way than the students have alleged....
01:14, 05/08/2019

Maryland County Apologizes After White Cop Uses N-Word While Questioning Black Men Montgomery County police have released body camera footage of a police officer using the N-word while questioning black man over the report of a trespassing,. according to the Baltimore Sun....
20:14, 05/11/2019

How Ocasio-Cortez's "Squad" Turned Into Most Polarising Word Of The Year The four congresswomen-elect, in Washington for the November 2018 new-member orientation, had gathered for an interview about the history they had made. There simply had not been people like them in......
09:28, 07/28/2019

Trump slams Democratic debate in one-word tweet: ‘BORING!’ President Trump sent his first tweet a little more than half an hour into the Democratic presidential primary debate on Wednesday, and made clear what he thought of the proceeding. “BORING!” Trump tweeted at 9:35 p.m. as Democratic hopefuls — includi...
06:42, 06/27/2019

No word from Puerto Rico governor as impeachment process begins Puerto Ricans waited for a promised announcement from their Governor Ricardo Rosselló on Wednesday as the island's legislature began an impeachment process against him amid mass protests calling for his resignation over leaked chat messages....
05:56, 07/25/2019

ProBeat: Has Google’s word error rate progress stalled? If Google hit a wall in 2017 with cloud-powered speech recognition, it makes sense to shift resources to improving offline, on-device speech recognition.Read More...
23:56, 05/10/2019

Let's All Agree to Stop Abusing the Word 'Coupe' and Start Using 'Fastback' I’ve lamented before about how carmakers have been treating the word “coupe” like it was some meaningless but spicy term they could just slap on anything they wanted to feel “sportier,” but now I’m ready to take action. I’m officially issuing a forma...
19:42, 05/06/2019

Conservative Shitheads Race to Defend Teen's Right to Say the N-Word and Still Go to Harvard Kyle Kashuv, the Parkland shooting survivor turned right-wing, pro-gun activist, tweeted on Monday that Harvard University rescinded his admission after it widely was reported that he used racial slurs in private messages with friends earlier in his ...
21:42, 06/17/2019

Simmons backflips, withdraws from Australia's Word Cup squad Ben Simmons' new contract extension with the Philadelphia 76ers came with bad news for Australian basketball fans _ he won't play for the Boomers at the World Cup.       ...
17:28, 07/17/2019

Is a construction company right in suing a cafe over the word cat? | Gene Marks Caterpillar has filed a cease and desist order against California’s Cat & Cloud Coffee for using the word on its apparel – but the coffee shop is fighting backI’ve always wondered about a small dry-cleaning business in South Philadelphia. I must have...
16:42, 06/02/2019

CNN Host Chris Cuomo Wanted All the Smoke, But C’mon Son, ‘Fredo’ Ain’t the N-Word CNN host Chris Cuomo is with the shits on his show. He never backs down from a fuss fight no matter which white person he has on his show spouting nonsense to try and make Donald Trump’s racist policies sound less racist....
17:56, 08/13/2019

Mo Farah stands 'by every word I said’ in furious row with Haile Gebrselassie – video Sir Mo Farah has expressed his regret for sparking a furious row with Haile Gebrselassie which overshadowed the build-up to the London marathon, but insists he was telling the truth about a robbery at the Ethiopian legend’s hotel.In response to Farah...
17:00, 05/01/2019

Joe Biden’s two-word retort to an array of challenges: Barack Obama On the 2020 campaign trail, former vice president Joe Biden is often quick to remind supporters of two things: Barack Obama was a great president, and he was Obama’s vice president....
17:56, 09/17/2019

Trump says U.S. reaches trade deals with Japan, no word on cars U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday Washington had struck trade agreements with Tokyo that could be implemented without congressional approval, but stopped short of assuring Japan that new tariffs would not be slapped on vital auto exports....
11:14, 09/17/2019

Billy Ray Cyrus couldn't say this one word in Lil Nas X 'Old Town Road' remix Country singer Billy Ray Cyrus revealed the one word they wouldn't let him include in his popular "Old Town Road" remix with Lil Nas X that has been on the Billboard charts for a record number of weeks at No. 1....
21:00, 08/07/2019

"New Word In English Dictionary": Rahul Gandhi Taunts PM With "Modilie" Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, in an oblique jab at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, posted what he said was a new word in the English dictionary. The word, "Modilie," -- a jibe at PM Modi -- is defined as......
00:14, 05/16/2019

Cruise goers recount word of Alaska plane crash Passengers on the Royal Princess cruise ship say the mood was somber after hearing word of the collision of two float planes that killed six people, including five passengers from the ship. They spoke when the ship docked in Juneau, Alaska. (May 15) ...
23:56, 05/15/2019

Motor racing: Hamilton wants a word with Leclerc about Monza squeeze Lewis Hamilton plans to have a private word with Ferrari's Charles Leclerc after being squeezed off the track by the Italian Grand Prix winner on Sunday....
00:28, 09/09/2019

Tenured New Jersey teacher accused of calling students the n-word A New Jersey school district is fighting to fire a tenured teacher accused of calling students the n-word in class, according to a report. Bruce Bassetti was teaching seventh-grade science at Penns Grove Middle School in February when he allegedly fl...
01:28, 05/14/2019

Walter Mosley quit 'Star Trek: Discovery' over N-word backlash Writer Walter Mosley quit “Star Trek: Discovery” in disgust after getting a formal complaint about him using the N-word in the writer’s room, according to new reports....
01:14, 09/09/2019

Samsung executive describes his feelings about the Galaxy Fold launch in one word Yesterday, Samsung Electronics CEO DJ Koh not only gave an update on the status of the Galaxy Fold, but he also explained how he personally felt about the botched launch. With the phone circling in a waiting pattern waiting for a green light from Sam...
00:42, 07/03/2019

Maryland police department investigating officer caught on video using the n-word The Montgomery County, Maryland, Department of Police says it is investigating a white female officer after she was recorded on Instagram Live and on her own body camera using the n-word while talking with a group of black men....
18:28, 05/12/2019

Office Q&A: How to remove page numbers from a table of contents in a Word document You can use built-in options to build a simple table of contents, but quite often, you'll need to change the underlying field code to get the results you want....
23:42, 07/19/2019

Mom Unleashes N-Word After She’s Arrested for Leaving Baby in Nightclub Parking Lot to Take Shots Authorities say a Texas woman hurled racist obscenities and resisted arrest after police detained her for the simple crime of enjoying a few cocktails with her hubby while the family car babysat the couple’s infant....
03:00, 08/01/2019

New Twitter Label Will Flag Violating Tweets From Trump, Other Word Leaders (Bloomberg) — U.S. President Donald Trump walks a fine line on Twitter, routinely posting comments that might get a lesser-known person suspended or locked out of their account for breaking the company’s user guidelines. Twitter Inc. has ...
19:56, 06/27/2019

Oxford Dictionary Steps In As Rahul Gandhi Slams PM Modi With "New Word" The Oxford Dictionary inserted itself into a political debate in India today after Congress chief Rahul Gandhi claimed that the there was a new word in the English language "Modilie", targeting Prime......
02:28, 05/17/2019

After liver donation, Fox News correspondent Ed Henry looks to spread the word about transplant needs When Ed Henry, chief national correspondent at Fox News Channel, decided to donate part of his liver to his sister, Colleen, he never intended it to become something that would spread broader awareness about the need for organ donations....
16:42, 08/05/2019

Game of Thrones' 'sicansíos': not the first word to be lost in translation | David Shariatmadari There’s a long history of phrases being garbled as they cross from one language to another – and some of them stickGame of Thrones is known for its linguistic inventiveness. The TV adaptation of George RR Martin’s fantasy cycle has gone way further t...
13:56, 05/13/2019

Tucson to host 2019 Axe Throwing Word Championships airing on ESPN TUCSON – “Splitting Timber Axe Range” was chosen to host the 2019 World Axe Throwing League (WATL) Championship!  It’ll be broadcast worldwide on ESPN.  Here’s more from Wednesday’s sportscast: The tournament will...
11:00, 06/20/2019

Ohio State University, home of Buckeyes, applies to trademark the word 'the' College was originally known as The Ohio State UniversityMove likely to be related to school’s popular football teamOhio State University wants to trademark the word “the” when used as part of the school’s name on university merchandise. The Columbus...
03:00, 08/15/2019

The Saturday Profile: Hashim Aslami Has Just One Word for Afghan Farmers: Saffron For two decades, he preached the virtues of the spice as an alternative to traditional crops and opium poppies. Today, it is a rare success story for his country....
21:38, 04/28/2019

Jada Pinkett Smith: 'The word "wife": it's a golden cage, swallow the key' She put her film career on hold and let husband Will Smith become a megastar. Now Jada Pinkett Smith’s candid chat show is opening up truthful conversations around kitchen tables everywhereImagine the scene. You’re a middle-aged woman, sitting around...
12:28, 08/18/2019

Holy mayo! Heinz's new condiment Mayochup includes a bad word Heinz's Mayochup means something very different in a dialect of Cree spoken in Canada. It's not the first company to make a global branding boo-boo.        ...
12:28, 06/04/2019

De Blasio slams Biden with N-word tweet after he fondly recalls racist senator Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday bashed Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden for citing a notoriously racist Southern senator while touting his ability to work with lawmakers he disagrees with. “It’s 2019 & @JoeBiden is longing for the goo...
02:14, 06/20/2019

Amazon Patent Tips Plans to Record Users Even Before 'Alexa' Wake Word A newly-published patent application from Amazon shows that the e-commerce giant is planning to let Echo and other Alexa-enabled devices to record what is said even before a wake word, like "Alexa"....
20:00, 05/25/2019

Word of Jeffrey Epstein's $200K donation causes senior MIT lab staffer to resign Controversy surrounding Jeffrey Epstein's donations to the MIT lab date back to 2015. He reportedly gave over $200,000.        ...
03:42, 08/22/2019

Ben Roethlisberger's annoyed one-word answer on Antonio Brown joining Patriots When Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger was asked after Sunday night’s loss about Antonio Brown signing with the Patriots, he needed just one word.       ...
10:56, 09/10/2019

Planned Parenthood president on Biden's abortion funding flip-flop: 'I take him at his word' Planned Parenthood President Leana Wen said Friday she believes Joe Biden saying he no longer supports a long-standing ban on federal funding for abortion, even though he reversed his stance over the course of 36 hours....
23:00, 06/07/2019

Georgia woman finds racial slur on takeout receipt: 'That's not a word to throw around' The restaurant owner claimed that the server did not know how to spell the name “Nyjah” and that the racist slur somehow instead ended up on the bill....
05:42, 09/05/2019

Bolton says North Korea tests didn't violate pledge to Trump, but no word on talks U.S. national security adviser John Bolton said on Wednesday North Korea's recent missile tests did not violate a pledge its leader Kim Jong Un made to President Donald Trump, but Pyongyang had yet to say when working-level talks on denuclearization ...
03:28, 08/01/2019

A Delta passenger checked a suitcase with a rainbow luggage tag and it came back defaced with the word 'sodomite' Associated Press A Delta passenger was shocked earlier this month when her checked suitcase, which had a rainbow luggage tag, came back defaced with the word "sodomite." Delta is conducting an investigation on the matter. The vandal may be an employ...
21:14, 09/21/2019

President Locker-Room Talk Thinks Impeachment Is a 'Dirty, Filthy, Disgusting Word' President “Grab ‘em by the pussy” does find at least one word to be “dirty” and “filthy”—and no, it’s not “Russianprostituteurine.” It’s “impeachment.”...
22:42, 05/30/2019

'My Word Means Something': Indie Dev Elaborates On His Viral Decision To Reject Epic Store Exclusivity In late July, Wlad Marhulets, the solo developer behind just-released horror game Darq, received the golden ticket: an email from Epic Games asking if he’d like Darq sold on their hugely popular online store....
01:14, 08/22/2019

Iran calls U.S. offer for talks 'word-play', asks for action: Mehr News Reacting to a U.S. offer to engage with Iran without pre-conditions, Iran's Foreign Ministry said on Sunday that Tehran expected a change in U.S. behavior rather than "word-play"....
19:42, 06/02/2019

Trump blasts Mueller as 'highly conflicted,' calls impeachment a 'dirty, filthy, disgusting word' President Trump blasted Robert Mueller as “highly conflicted” on Thursday, claiming that the special counsel "would have brought charges" against him in the Russia investigation if he had "anything" but that "there were no charges to bring."...
16:28, 05/30/2019

John Oliver employs Jane Krakowski and a safe word to talk about unsafe medical implants On Sunday’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver expertly examined the shoddy, hastily chosen things that work within to transform everything around them into a rotten, oozing, painful, potentially life-threatening nightmare. And he did that in his opening...
14:42, 06/03/2019

G Suite’s Work Insights hits general availability, now tracks Word, Excel, and PowerPoint usage Google announced that Work Insights, a G Suite tool for insights on app adoption, work patterns, and collaboration, is generally available for Enterprise.Read More...
21:28, 06/04/2019

Dean Smith upbeat as Aston Villa aim to show F-word jibe is misplaced | Paul Doyle Manager goes into Friday’s game against Everton unconcerned by opening defeats and record signing Wesley’s lack of goals To really offend people around Villa Park, just say the F word. After spending at least £127m on 12 players following promotion t...
17:56, 08/23/2019

U.S. prepared to talk to Iran with 'no preconditions', Iran sees 'word-play' The United States is prepared to engage with Iran without pre-conditions about its nuclear program but needs to see the country behaving like "a normal nation", U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday....
00:00, 06/03/2019

'Latinx' explained: A history of the controversial word and how to pronounce it The word is being more commonly used among public figures and politicians, but what does it mean and why is it so controversial?        ...
19:28, 06/29/2019

U.S. prepared to talk to Iran without 'pre-conditions', Iran sees 'word-play' The United States is prepared to engage with Iran without pre-conditions about its nuclear program but needs to see the country behaving like "a normal nation", U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday....
19:42, 06/02/2019

Holly Willoughby drops f-word as she gets 'lost' in the dark with Phillip Schofield This Morning duo Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield appeared a little worse for wear as they lost a shoe, and their way, while on holiday together....
15:14, 05/29/2019

Michigan trolls rival Ohio State over its effort to trademark the word 'THE' The University of Michigan had a great response to the story that The Ohio State University is seeking to trademark the word "the."       ...
03:00, 08/15/2019

It's Bee Week: Here's how to watch 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee and check word list The Scripps National Spelling Bee is underway at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center. Here's how to watch the ESPN live stream.        ...
18:00, 05/28/2019

Is 'Fredo' the Italian N-Word? I Asked the 3 Most Italian Women I Know for Answers Chris Cuomo, host of CNN’s Cuomo Prime Time and the network’s chief Italian-American correspondent, threatened to beat up a heckler during a heated exchange after the man called him “Fredo.” In a video that has gone viral, Cuomo says, “Only punkass ...
01:56, 08/14/2019

How 'The L Word' revival looks in 2019: Trans lesbians, dating apps and post-Trump reality "The L Word: Generation Q" is coming to Showtime in December, and star Jennifer Beals and the producers discuss how they're updating it for 2019.        ...
21:28, 08/02/2019

Promises, promises: has Donald Trump kept his word in office? In 2016, the insurgent Republican hammered home his message on jobs, judges, immigration and more. Has he delivered?Verdict: Failure. As of last month, no new wall had been erected in places where there was not already a barrier at the border. Trump ...
13:56, 06/23/2019

'THE' Ohio State University: School files trademark for word 'the' on apparel Ohio State University filed a trademark application through the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for the word 'the' on marketed items for sale.       ...
20:42, 08/14/2019

'If I may have your attention': Pelosi calls Trump, Schumer 'kids' to get a word in on infrastructure House Speaker Nancy Pelosi appeared to be the mom in the room Tuesday when Congressional Democrats met with the president at the White House to discuss a fix for the nation's crumbling infrastructure.        ...
01:42, 05/01/2019

Kelly Clarkson reminisces about 'American Idol' with Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, Randy Jackson Kelly Clarkson, now the host of her own "The Kelly Clarkson Show," caught up with "American Idol" judges SImon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson.        ...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Trump's 'troubling' promise to foreign leader prompts House panel briefing – live Intelligence community inspector general Michael Atkinson to appear in closed-door briefing on whistleblower complaint Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 3.18pm BST Emily England Clyburn, the wife House majority Jim Clyburn, has di...
16:28, 09/19/2019

Let's follow California's lead and regulate companies like Uber | Veena Dubal The ‘gig economy’ is terrible for workers. We must tackle the problem head-onThis week, California’s governor, Gavin Newsom – a darling of tech capitalists – signed Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) into law. The bill codifies the “ABC test” to determine the app...
16:28, 09/19/2019

'It's one big earworm': readers' picks of the best albums this century After we published our list of the greatest albums this century, we asked for your own suggestions – from dark R&B to revolutionary drum’n’bassRead what the Guardian’s music critics opted forAlexis Petridis on why our No 1 is our No 1‘The score to th...
16:28, 09/19/2019

Obama says presidents should avoid social media in apparent Trump jab Former president also said TV should be avoided: ‘Those are two things I’d advise, if you’re a good president, not to do’Barack Obama appeared to take a swipe at Donald Trump on Wednesday, saying he would “advise, if you’re president” to avoid social...
16:28, 09/19/2019

Bank of England warns Brexit delay would hurt growth, after leaving rates on hold - business live UK central bank votes to keep interest rates at 0.75%, and warns that Brexit is making economic data volatileLatest: Bank leaves rates on hold......and warns against ‘entrenched uncertainty’Earlier:OECD cuts 2019 and 2020 growth forecastsLast night, ...
16:28, 09/19/2019

Bizarre beauty: Shin Noguchi's everyday Japan – in pictures From big-scramble zebra crossings to a man in a hedge, the award-winning street photographer revels in the life that swirls around him Continue reading......
16:28, 09/19/2019

French fancy: Parisienne chic from the city of lights – in pictures Tweed skirts and proper blouses. Take a tip from across the pond: a little bit je ne sais quoi will make you stand out from the crowd this autumnRead more from the spring/summer 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplement Continue re...
16:28, 09/19/2019

Redskins' Landon Collins on Giants GM Dave Gettleman: 'He's a liar. He lied to everybody' Washington Redskins safety Landon Collins said New York Giants general manager doesn't treat players with respect, adding "he's a liar."       ...
16:28, 09/19/2019

Antonio Banderas says ex-wife Melanie Griffith is 'one of my best friends' During an interview with Vulture, Antonio Banderas, 59, gushed about ex-wife Melanie Griffith, 62, who he was married to from 1996 to 2015.        ...
16:28, 09/19/2019

What Makes Someone a Fan? It’s more than just ticket sales. Rich Luker, a social psychologist, studies fandom and why, for example, someone might get a tattoo of their favorite team....
16:56, 09/19/2019

Delhi Court To Hear Congress Leader DK Shivakumar's Bail Plea On Saturday A Delhi court today posted further arguments in a bail plea filed by jailed Karnataka Congress leader DK Shivakumar for September 21 in connection with a money-laundering case....
16:56, 09/19/2019

‘I’m in This Death Valley.’ Read Our Full Conversation with Emmanuel Macron When TIME first interviewed President Emmanuel Macron in 2015, he was an Economy Minister with a grand plan for a new kind of politics. The next time, in 2017, he had won power at the age of 39 and was putting that plan into action. For our third int...
17:14, 09/19/2019

France, Germany at odds over pace of response to global slowdown France and Germany are agreed on a strategy to respond to a global economic slowdown at a time of international trade problems but differ over how fast to move, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday....
17:14, 09/19/2019

Nancy Pelosi Is the Best Friend Donald Trump Could Ask For When it comes to the issue of impeaching one of the worst Republican presidents of all time, Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has done exactly the same thing that she did over a decade ago when presented with the issue of impeaching one of the w...
17:14, 09/19/2019

American Airlines mechanic shared ‘disturbing’ ISIS videos, told agents he had ‘evil side,’ prosecutors say An American Airlines mechanic accused of sabotaging a plane in July reportedly told arresting agents he had an “evil side,” a nefarious persona prosecutors sought to expose Wednesday as they presented alleged evidence of his Islamist sympathies -- an...
17:42, 09/19/2019

2 California middle school students arrested after 'sucker punch' leaves third in critical condition: reports Two California middle school students had been arrested and a third was left in critical condition after he was allegedly sucker punched during a fight that broke out on-campus Monday, according to reports....
17:42, 09/19/2019

Trump touts newly constructed border wall sections in exclusive 'Fox & Friends' interview President Trump, in an exclusive interview airing on "Fox & Friends," on Thursday morning, said maneuvers taken by his administration to secure the U.S.-Mexico border have resulted in a major drop in illegal crossings and a safer working environment ...
17:42, 09/19/2019

| German probe opens into suspected internal spying at Airbus German prosecutors have opened an investigation into suspected internal spying by employees of European aviation giant Airbus over two arms projects, sources have said....
18:00, 09/19/2019

Elizabeth Warren has a plan that could crash the market Presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren likes to tell everyone that she "has a plan" for virtually every issue facing the country. Most of her plans (tax the rich schemes to pay for massive new government spending) are untested campaign proposal...
18:00, 09/19/2019

|10-year-oldwirecartelcasesettled,millionsinpenalties After a full decade and several legal challenges – including in the Supreme Court of Appeal – the Competition Tribunal this week approved settlement agreements between the Competition Commission and two wire products manufacturers accused of cartel c...
18:14, 09/19/2019

40 inches of rain 'worse than Harvey': Hundreds rescued 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.        ...
18:14, 09/19/2019

Finally, the first day of fall! Monday is the autumn equinox and here's what that actually means Put away the flip-flops and break out the leggings: The first day of fall is Sept. 23, 2019. But don't turn the clocks back quite yet.        ...
18:14, 09/19/2019

Man who allegedly changed adopted daughter's age then abandoned her turns himself in An Indiana couple has been charged with neglect after allegedly changing their daughter's age from 11 to 22, moving to Canada and leaving her behind.        ...
18:14, 09/19/2019

Stock of Olive Garden's parent tumbles 3% after revenue miss Shares of Darden Restaurants fell as much as 5% Thursday morning after the parent company of Olive Garden reported slower-than-expected sales growth....
18:15, 09/19/2019

Will electric cars be able to save Volkswagen from its diesel emissions scandal? Reeling from the worst scandal in its long history, Volkswagen is making a bold, multi-billion dollar bet on electric vehicles. The move looks both like a bid to redeem itself and a bet on securing a place at the top of the future automotive world....
18:15, 09/19/2019

US Treasury yields fall after Fed cuts rates U.S. government debt prices were higher Thursday morning, after the Fed failed to signal further rate cuts this year, disappointing market expectations....
18:15, 09/19/2019

Cloud company Datadog surges 50% in U.S. market debut Shares of Datadog Inc, a data analytics and cloud monitoring company, surged nearly 50% in their market debut, after pricing its initial public offering above expectations....
18:42, 09/19/2019

Mitsubishi Aircraft to open engineering and design center in Canada Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd's aircraft unit on Thursday unveiled plans to open an engineering and design center in Montreal, Canada, to support the development of its newly launched SpaceJet line of aircraft....
18:42, 09/19/2019

Russia's Novak speaks to Saudi minister, says no change to oil deal Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Thursday that he had spoken to his Saudi Arabian counterpart on Wednesday and that no decision had been taken to change a global oil deal between OPEC and its allies....
18:42, 09/19/2019

Teacher drove to school drunk, was 4 times over legal limit: cops A high school teacher in Michigan arrived at work drunk and epically failed a Breathalyzer, blowing more than four times the legal limit, police said. The 44-year-old teacher showed up to work at 8 a.m. Wednesday at Lakeland High School in White Lake...
19:00, 09/19/2019

Trump’s National Security Aides to Meet on Possible Iran Options President Trump has threatened to order “the ultimate option” of a strike on Iran in retaliation for attacks on Saudi Arabian oil fields, but also made clear his opposition to getting the United States into another war....
19:28, 09/19/2019

Last US warship sunk by German sub during WWII reveals its secrets in eerie images from seabed The wreck of the last U.S. Navy warship sunk by a German submarine during World War II is revealing its secrets in remarkable images from the seabed....
19:28, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 1-S.Africa's debt-ridden Cell C worthless, biggest shareholders say Payments company Net1 UEPS Technologies said on Thursday it had written down to zero the value of its stake in South Africa's third-largest mobile network, Cell C, alongside the carrier's largest shareholder, Blue Label Telecoms....
19:56, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 2-The wrong stuff? Chuck Yeager, pilot who broke sound barrier, sues Airbus Chuck Yeager, the retired U.S. Air Force pilot who broke the sound barrier, has sued Airbus SE, accusing the aerospace company of using his name and likeness without permission to promote a new high-speed helicopter....
19:56, 09/19/2019

Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg seeks to mend fences in Washington Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill for a second day on Thursday as part of an effort by the social media giant to mend its reputation as it faces a slew of government investigations....
19:56, 09/19/2019

A stargazer's guide to the equinox and how Earth moves around the sun As the September equinox falls, we begin a new astronomy series with all you need to know about how Earth's orbit affects what we see in the night sky...
19:56, 09/19/2019

| Sweeping US sanctions on Iran target leaders, oil and trade Ongoing US sanctions on Iran have targeted Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and the Islamic republic's top brass, while also seeking to choke trade in a variety of goods from oil to carpets....
19:56, 09/19/2019

Kylie Jenner Shuts Down Travis Scott Split Rumors With One Adorable Family Photo A photo is worth a thousand words--and this one says there's no split in sight. This week, there was some speculation online over possible trouble in paradise for Kylie Jenner and......
19:56, 09/19/2019

3 Michigan children killed, 1 hurt after vehicle crashes into Amish horse-drawn buggy Three children were killed and another was injured after a motor vehicle crashed into an Amish horse-drawn buggy in southern Michigan, authorities said....
20:14, 09/19/2019

Maine woman says she buried friend in backyard to fulfill dying wish: 'I put her in a tarp... I dragged her out there' Police in Maine are investigating after the remains of an elderly woman were discovered in a shallow grave on a property where the owner claims she buried her friend as a part of her dying wish. ...
20:14, 09/19/2019

Impossible Burger is making its grocery store debut on Friday. Here's where to find the plant-based meat The Impossible Burger will be sold in grocery stores for the first time after three years in restaurants including Burger King and Cheesecake Factory.       ...
20:14, 09/19/2019

Pfizer's Kathrin Jansen leads the charge on vaccines Jansen, a microbiologist who played a vital part in the development of two blockbuster vaccines, on gender bias and the anti-vaccination movement.       ...
20:14, 09/19/2019

Tom Welling Will Play Superman Once More in Crisis on Infinite Earths It’s finally happening. After spending the entirety of Smallville teasing it, Tom Welling’s Superman is becoming the Man of Tomorrow, thanks to a trip to the Arrow universe.Read more......
20:14, 09/19/2019

Armani sees airy spring for Emporio line, Fendi picks earthy tones in Milan Italian designer Giorgio Armani chose a light breezy silhouette for his Emporio Armani line at Milan Fashion Week on Thursday, picking soft colours and loose cuts for the brand’s spring line....
20:42, 09/19/2019

Outgoing Speaker Bercow: would not rule out second Brexit referendum Outgoing speaker of the British House of Commons John Bercow would not rule out a second referendum to solve the country's Brexit impasse, he told an audience in Zurich on Thursday....
21:00, 09/19/2019

Bermuda avoids major damage from Hurricane Humberto, cleanup crews get to work Cleanup crews in Bermuda were busy at work on Thursday after Hurricane Humberto grazed the island, which escaped major harm despite winds that reached around 100 miles per hour (161 kph) snapping power poles and lifting off roofs....
21:00, 09/19/2019

Domesticated black panther spotted prowling along window ledges in French town A black panther was spotted lurking through a northern French town early Wednesday, alarming residents who questioned how the curious cat found its way into their neighborhood....
21:28, 09/19/2019

Tekashi 69 Accuses Rapper Jim Jones of Being a Nine Trey Gang Member In a third day of explosive testimony, the rapper known as Tekashi 69 testified that he was not the only well-known rapper associated with the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods....
21:28, 09/19/2019

A Madden tournament shooting survivor tried to move on. Then he found a bullet in his leg. In an attempt to heal his mind, Jacob Mitich has not picked up his game controller since being shot in Jacksonville, but news cycles filled with mass shootings keep dredging up the pain....
21:56, 09/19/2019

Pocket Casts will give existing desktop customers Plus for life Earlier this week the popular podcast app Pocket Casts announced some big changes. In addition to making the mobile app free, Pocket Casts unveiled a new paid subscription tier, Pocket Casts Plus. It said customers who previously paid for desktop acc...
21:56, 09/19/2019

Switch Lite review: The best way to play on the go The Switch Lite is for everyone who found the original Switch too big. Really, that's it. By going with a smaller screen and fixed controllers, Nintendo has crafted something that feels more like a genuine portable console. The Switch Lite is si...
21:56, 09/19/2019

Bugatti revives its toy Baby car with a grown-up carbon fiber version In 1922, automobile designer Ettore Bugatti wanted to create a present for his four-year-old son Roland. In a move putting him into 'best dad ever' territory, Bugatti designed the Baby: an electric half-scale model of the famous Type 35 rac...
21:56, 09/19/2019

CAR's former football association boss on trial over war crimes A senior football chief from the Central African Republic along with an alleged militiaman named Rambo have heard charges against them at a Hague court. Both are accused of leading a campaign of terror against Muslims....
21:56, 09/19/2019

US backs Saudi 'right to defend itself,' Iran warns of 'all-out war' The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo described attacks on Saudi oil facilities as an "act of war" by Iran. Tehran has denied a role in the attacks and said a military strike against Iran would end in "all-out war."...
21:56, 09/19/2019

Project Miroslava reveals web of organized crime and political corruption behind journalist's murder Project Miroslava reveals new background on a murdered Mexican journalist's investigations into corruption and organized crime — and sends the message that even if a journalist is killed, these stories will not die. ...
21:56, 09/19/2019

Asylum approvals almost always right, German review finds - report Nearly all decisions to grant migrants asylum in Germany were justified, officials found after reviewing some 62,000 claims, according to a newspaper report. Hundreds of officials work on reviewing old cases....
21:56, 09/19/2019

Fed cuts interest rates, discord continues The US Federal Reserve has cut interest rates twice in the last decade, both coming in the last seven weeks. Yet for Donald Trump and some dissenting voices, it's nowhere near enough....
21:56, 09/19/2019

Cities key to tackling climate crisis – global climate group The world needs to drastically cut its carbon emissions by 2050 to head off the worst effects of climate change. A new report highlights how cities could make a huge difference with local green initiatives....
21:56, 09/19/2019

The Repo Market’s a Mess. (What’s the Repo Market?) When plumbing works well, you don’t need to think about it. That’s usually the case with a vital but obscure part of the financial system known as the repo market, where vast amounts of cash and collateral are swapped every day. But when it springs a...
22:28, 09/19/2019

EPA chief Andrew Wheeler says divisive 'transparency' rule will move ahead next year Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler told lawmakers Thursday the agency plans to implement a controversial transparency rule that critics say could limit available science....
22:29, 09/19/2019

U.S. revokes Calif. waiver that requires cleaner cars Rescinding California's authority to set its own standards is part of a multipronged battle by the Trump administration to counter the state's efforts to reshape the mix of vehicles driven by Americans. The move foreshadows a legal battle that will a...
22:29, 09/19/2019

2019 India Bike Week Dates Announced One of the largest motorcycle gatherings in Asia, the sixth edition of the India Bike Week has been announced and the biker festival will take place on December 6-7, 2019 at Vagator, Goa. The Great......
23:28, 09/19/2019

Security Council: Two draft resolutions, zero consensus on ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib The UN Security Council on Thursday failed to reach consensus on either of two competing resolutions on a cessation of hostilities in Idlib, Syria: the last province in the war-torn nation that is still largely held by rebel forces....
23:56, 09/19/2019

Injured crewman sues California dive boat owner after 34 diein fiery tragedy Ryan Sims filed the suit last week in Ventura County Superior Court saying the Conception dive boat was unseaworthy and operated in an unsafe manner.        ...
23:56, 09/19/2019

First lady Melania Trump cuts ribbon at Washington Monument First lady Melania Trump participated in a ribbon-cutting to mark the reopening of the Washington Monument after a three-year closure. (Sept. 19)        ...
23:56, 09/19/2019

Marine sneaks up on mom at breakfast When Theresa Nye Davis' coworker stopped talking to her, she thought something was wrong. Turns out her coworker had a huge secret to keep and it involved her son, USMC Corporal Sean Davis.        ...
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

Doc Rivers gripes about paying for daughter’s wedding to Seth Curry It seems if Doc Rivers could have one do-over for daughter Callie’s wedding, it would be groom Seth Curry footing the bill instead of him. “It was very expensive,” the Clippers coach told the Los Angeles Times of last weekend’...
00:28, 09/20/2019

Report warns AI can’t offer protection from ‘deepfakes’ Artificial intelligence-based solutions may not be able to save us from deceptively altered videos, known as deepfakes, according to a new report from Data and Society. In the report, authors Britt Paris and Joan Donovan put deepfakes on a long conti...
00:28, 09/20/2019

NY woman fined and released for bringing marijuana into Russia, court says A New York woman arrested in Russia on suspicion of possessing marijuana she claimed was medicinal has been released, a Russian court said in a statement....
00:56, 09/20/2019

Ex Ford CEO Fields says UAW corruption probe makes rank-and-file members skeptical of any deal Former Ford CEO Mark Fields said that the United Auto Workers corruption probe will make it harder for union leaders to get their rank-and-file members to sign off on any potential new labor deal with Detroit automakers....
00:56, 09/20/2019

Kodi Lee, singer who is blind and has autism, wins ‘America’s Got Talent’ By Drew Weisholtz, TODAY  Kodi Lee’s long journey is now complete. Lee, a 23-year-old singer who is blind and has autism, won the 14th season of “America’s Got Talent” on Wednesday night. Lee joined the Detroit Youth Choir as one of the final two act...
00:56, 09/20/2019

FHR, StuLo offer local student loan debt relief program According to the Federal Reserve and New York Federal Reserve, more than 44 million borrowers across the U.S. collectively owe $1.5 trillion in student loan debt. / Getty Images TUCSON – Family Housing Resources, Inc. (FHR) announced Wednesday a new ...
00:56, 09/20/2019

Earthlings descend on Area 51 for aliens, parties What started out as a internet hoax to "storm Area 51" has morphed into a festival celebrating all things alien near the once-secret Nevada military research site. (Sept. 19)        ...
01:14, 09/20/2019

MAGA Millions: Kanye West Named Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Act of 2019 After pledging allegiance to his lord and savior Donald Trump, Kanye West earned the eternal scorn of the black community and it’s been a bumpy ride ever since....
01:14, 09/20/2019

Huawei unveils Mate 30 series with no mention of Google At a press event in Munich, Germany, Huawei took the wraps off three new flagship phones in its Mate series: the Mate 30, Mate 30 Lite, and Mate 30 Pro.Read More...
01:14, 09/20/2019

Sri Lanka presidential front-runner would restore relations with China: adviser Sri Lanka's leading presidential candidate, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, would "restore relations" with the country's top lender China if he wins the Nov. 16 vote, his adviser said on Thursday....
01:14, 09/20/2019

Sierra Leone toughens penalties for sexual violence Sierra Leone's parliament voted on Thursday to significantly increase prison sentences for rape, a move that follows the president's declaration earlier this year that sexual violence constituted a national emergency....
01:14, 09/20/2019

Volkswagen Golf gets three new value-adding trim levels Best-selling Volkswagen receives new Match Edition, GT Edition and R-Line Edition, adding £1900-worth of standard kit Volkswagen is seeing out the current Golf ahead of the Mk8 model's unveiling by replacing three current trim levels – Match, GT, R-...
01:42, 09/20/2019

Donald and Melania Trump Prepare to Host Their Second-Ever State Dinner (WASHINGTON) — It’ll be an alfresco Rose Garden soirée for Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison as the White House throws its first state dinner in more than a year. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are hosti...
01:42, 09/20/2019

iPhone 11 Series Pre-Orders Are Now Live via Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm Mall iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max are now available for pre-orders in India via Amazon, Flipkart, and Paytm Mall. The sales will open September 27....
01:42, 09/20/2019

Weird jokes, offbeat attire trip up Canada's Trudeau again Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in major political trouble just weeks before facing voters, felled by a penchant for poor jokes and dressing up that have let him down before and are now raising accusations of racial insensitivity....
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

Bukayo Saka inspires Arsenal to thrilling win at Eintracht Frankfurt Sunday’s crisis is Thursday’s radiant beacon of hope. Arsenal had spent the week fending off the brickbats hurled following their shoddy collapse at Watford; Eintracht Frankfurt had passed it feeling justifiably optimistic that their unbeaten home ru...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Mason Greenwood’s first Manchester United goal earns win over Astana Mason Greenwood came to Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s rescue just as the Manchester United manager’s faith in his promoted young players was beginning to look misplaced. On his first Old Trafford start, the 17-year-old earned United the points with a coolly ...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Labour plans 'NHS forest' of a million trees at hospitals Shadow minister to tell conference he will make health service the world’s greenestAn “NHS forest” of a million trees would be planted at hospitals across the UK under a Labour government as part of the party’s plans for a green revolution.Under prop...
02:28, 09/20/2019

Can Trump’s new national security adviser keep freeing hostages? Austin Tice’s family hopes so. Robert C. O’Brien spent the last year as the State Department's top hostage negotiator. While some Americans have been brought home under his watch, several others are still held abroad, including Austin Tice, a freelance journalist and Marine Corps ...
03:15, 09/20/2019

Todd Snyder opens a menswear shop in Tribeca’s former ‘Liquor Store’ It’s unusual for a new retail space to feel like a homecoming. But when American menswear designer Todd Snyder (whose fans include The Rock, Nick Jonas and Armie Hammer) steps into his new Tribeca shop, the nostalgia flows freely. “I was here way bac...
03:29, 09/20/2019

Who's Winning The IndyCar Championship This Weekend? Sunday will see the final race of the 2019 IndyCar championship take place at Laguna Seca in California, and the title has yet to be decided. Who’s going to be the one to take it home?...
03:29, 09/20/2019

'It has created a sense of hostility': how Kaws made the art world pay attention With 2.4m Instagram followers, a $14.8m sale and brawls for his T-shirts in Uniqlo, is the artist dismissed as ‘conceptually bankrupt’ more than just a pop culture craze?In a baseball cap and jeans, Brian Donnelly has the chilled-out vibe of a season...
03:42, 09/20/2019

Were Neanderthals driven to extinction by a common childhood illness? 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....
03:56, 09/20/2019

Greta Thunberg is right. Congress is ignoring science – and that includes Democrats | Kate Aronoff Many Democrats aren’t taking climate scientists more seriously than their climate-denying Republican counterparts. And corporate money is to blameOn Wednesday in a committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Greta Thunberg delivered some very brief remarks. P...
03:57, 09/20/2019

Mysterious outbreak of vaping-related illnesses jumps to 530 cases US officials say there have been seven deaths from lung-related illnesses tied to the devices, with no sign outbreak is easingUS health officials said on Thursday there are now 530 confirmed and probable cases and seven deaths from severe lung-relate...
03:57, 09/20/2019

Trump admin blocks ‘urgent’ whistleblower complaint from Congress The Trump administration is keeping Congress from even learning what exactly the whistleblower is alleging, but the intelligence community’s inspector general said the matter involves the “most significant” responsibilities of intelligence leadership...
04:15, 09/20/2019

COMMENTARY: How could Justin Trudeau have thought this was OK? The bizarre nature of Justin Trudeau's fascination with costumes might be as damaging to his carefully curated 'woke' image as the racism, Tasha Kheiriddin says....
04:15, 09/20/2019

US expels Cuban diplomats ahead of UN General Assembly The US has expelled two members of Havana's mission to the UN for allegedly attempting to "conduct influence operations." Others have been restricted from leaving Manhattan. Cuba called the expulsions "unjustified."...
04:15, 09/20/2019

The Good NFL Quarterbacks Are Falling Apart Even leaving aside the headaches and nausea that are specific to the fans of the Jets and Giants, and the flu-like symptoms that universally apply to all AFC South games, watching the NFL does something to a person. You may sit down in front of a gam...
05:30, 09/20/2019

Stop Celebrating Bruce Bochy's 2,000th Victory Bruce Bochy nailed down his iconic 2,044th victory as a major-league manager Wednesday in Boston, because let’s face it, nothing says greatness quite like a large round number. And if 2,044 isn’t round enough for you, then your entire life has been a...
05:30, 09/20/2019

The Queen was replaced by Beyoncé in Madame Tussauds' royal display because she's 'music royalty' Madame Tussauds London Beyoncé has taken the place of Queen Elizabeth in the royal exhibition at Madame Tussauds in London. For one day only, the singer's waxwork figure has been placed alongside the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and the rest of...
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

Trump sues Manhattan prosecutor over tax returns, says immune from criminal probe Donald Trump sued Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance on Thursday, seeking to void a subpoena for eight years of tax returns related to a criminal probe into the U.S. president and his family business....
05:43, 09/20/2019

Democratic presidential candidate Buttigieg unveils health plan Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Thursday unveiled his plan to reform the U.S. healthcare system by offering everyone coverage under the federal Medicare program, but not forcing people to give up private health insurance plans....
05:43, 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

Global climate strikes: Don’t say you’re sorry. We need people who can take action to TAKE ACTUAL ACTION | First Dog on the Moon Brenda the civil disobedience penguin gives some handy dos and don’ts for your civil disobedience Sign up here to get an email whenever First Dog cartoons are publishedGet all your needs met at the First Dog shop if what you need is First Dog merchan...
06:14, 09/20/2019

Trump claims homeless people hurt the environment. Here's why that's wrong The president threatened to issue San Francisco a violation after claiming the city allowed needles and waste to flow into the oceanDonald Trump has targeted San Francisco and its homeless crisis once again, saying his administration will issue the c...
06:14, 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

U.S. cases of vaping-related illness rise to 530 as outbreak widens U.S. health officials said on Thursday there are now 530 confirmed and probable cases and seven deaths from severe lung-related illnesses tied to vaping, and there are no signs that the outbreak is easing....
06:29, 09/20/2019

House passes short-term funding bill to avert a government shutdown The House of Representatives on Thursday passed a bill to temporarily extend funding for the federal government and avert a shutdown at the end of the month....
06:42, 09/20/2019

Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant will start taking donations to 2020 presidential candidates Starting in October, users of Amazon’s voice-controlled home assistant Alexa will be able to dictate/verbally make a political contribution between $5 and $200 to a participating 2020 presidential candidate, the company announced Wednesday....
07:28, 09/20/2019

A dim-witted war on vaping My teenage daughter vapes. She half-heartedly tries to hide it from me, but parents are rarely as slow-witted as their 17-year-olds think. Not that I especially mind. At her age, I was smoking actual, you know, cigarettes. So were most of my friends....
07:43, 09/20/2019

Vaping-related lung injury cases reach 530 as investigations of cause ramp up The number of cases of lung injuries confirmed as or judged as probably associated with vaping both nicotine and THC have jumped from 380 to 530 as of Sept. 17, the the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday....
07:43, 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

NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captures shades of blue on the Red Planet The Mars we know is a dry, dusty, barren place and in just about every image we see of the planet, it’s a pale shade of orange, but there are some areas of the nearby world that have unique and colorful personalities all their own. In a new blo...
08:42, 09/20/2019

Vivo V17 Pro Launching in India Today: Live Updates Vivo V17 Pro is the company's first smartphone with a dual pop-up selfie camera setup. As always, we will bring you live updates from Vivo V17 Pro launch event right here....
08:42, 09/20/2019

"Throwback" and "Pullback": 2 High-Confidence Price Patterns Worth Knowing Besides Elliott wave patterns, there are other configurations in price charts that you can put to good use. While most of them can be described in terms of Elliott waves, in this video our Trader's Classroom editor shows you two that he calls "throwb...
09:14, 09/20/2019

Siberian Shaman on Trek to ‘Cast Out’ Putin From the Kremlin Is Arrested Jittery about unrest, Russian security forces detained the mystic on his self-proclaimed mission to drive out President Vladimir V. Putin, whom he called a “demon.”...
09:42, 09/20/2019

Man v mosquito: what to do about our biggest killer These tiny pests adapt so successfully to changing conditions that they have become humankind’s deadliest predator. We might soon be able to eradicate them – but should we? By Timothy WinegardWe are at war with the mosquito. A swarming and consuming ...
09:42, 09/20/2019

The west’s custodians of democracy failed to notice it rotting away | Pankaj Mishra British and American elites failed to anticipate the triumph of homegrown demagogues – because they imagined the only threats to democracy lurked abroadAnglo-American lamentations about the state of democracy have been especially loud ever since Bori...
09:42, 09/20/2019

House Democrats call for stripping tax-exempt status from 60 ‘hate groups’ House Democrats on the Ways and Means Committee said on Thursday that over 60 alleged hate groups, mostly socially conservative organizations, anti-immigration entities, and religious groups should be stripped of their tax-exempt status....
10:28, 09/20/2019

Vivo V17 Pro Debuts in India With a Price Tag of Rs. 29,990: Highlights Vivo V17 Pro is the company's first smartphone with a dual pop-up selfie camera setup. As always, we will bring you live updates from Vivo V17 Pro launch event right here....
10:28, 09/20/2019

How will Liverpool line up vs Chelsea? Georginio Wijnaldum set to replace James Milner With a midweek League Cup tie that will offer the chance to make changes on the horizon, Jurgen Klopp is likely to ask for one more game from a similar XI to that which has featured in Liverpool's last two outings....
11:14, 09/20/2019

Green Fields School bankruptcy goes to the judge TUCSON – Big developments after Green Fields School filed for bankruptcy two months ago. It is now the battle of schools for Accelerated Learning Laboratory (ALL) and Casas Christian School. “We have the academics and they have they have ...
11:15, 09/20/2019

Could this mechanism explain why sleepless nights affect gut health? A new study in mice reveals that the brain's 24-hour clock regulates the activity of a type of immune cell that has a strong influence on gut health....
11:29, 09/20/2019

Yankees and Their Patchwork Roster Are A.L. East Champions Despite setting a major league record for players on the injured list, the Yankees used both their payroll and modern baseball acumen to win the division for the first time since 2012....
11:29, 09/20/2019

When Dictionaries Wade Into the Gender (Non)Binary Merriam-Webster announced an additional definition for “they”: a third-person, singular pronoun for nonbinary people. And Oxford has been criticized for its entry under “woman.”...
11:42, 09/20/2019

India rains to be above average for first time in six years: officials India is likely to receive above-average monsoon rains in 2019 for the first time in six years as seasonal rainfall continues longer than expected, two senior weather department officials told Reuters, in a boon for the country's cooling economy....
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

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

Facebook employee jumps to death from headquarters in Northern California: reports A Facebook employee reportedly jumped to his death from the fourth floor of a building at the Facebook campus in Northern California Thursday, according to reports....
12:14, 09/20/2019

‘Don't dress like Ally McBeal’: the new rules of women’s workwear Office culture has changed but no one has a clue about the dress code. Here’s your 2019 updateThe new workwear: 10 key pieces for 2019 Looking back, the late 20th century looks like an enviably straightforward place to live. There’s probably a touch ...
12:15, 09/20/2019

Modern Warfare Makes Night Vision Goggles Mandatory (And Fun) Night vision goggles in first-person shooters often felt like a gimmick, so I was surprised to find myself actually enjoying them in the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare beta over the weekend. The PlayStation 4 beta featured two maps, “Azhir Cave” and “H...
12:42, 09/20/2019

Europe's most beautiful cities: Athens Imperfect, raw and vibrant: In the nightlife districts of the Greek capital Athens, young life pulsates and ancient cultural treasures such as the Acropolis are always worth a visit....
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

Aviation industry expects double-digit insurance premium hikes after 737 MAX grounding The aviation industry is bracing for double-digit insurance premium hikes for the first time in about 15 years, as insurers wrestle with higher costs from aircraft groundings, including the grounding of Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets following two fatal cr...
14:29, 09/20/2019

| Third Algerian protest figure detained within a week An Algerian court has ordered the pre-trial detention of a leading figure in protests that have gripped Algeria for nearly seven months, one of his lawyers says....
14:29, 09/20/2019

The sinking class: the New Yorkers left to fight the climate crisis alone The city is taking action to protect lower Manhattan’s waterfront while low-income residents in other boroughs must fend for themselvesJainey Bavishi is all business as she takes off from Battery Park to walk the perimeter of lower Manhattan. It’s a ...
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

Realme X2 to Include Snapdragon 730G, VOOC 4.0 Flash Charge Tech Realme X2 with the Snapdragon 730G SoC is set to debut in India as Realme XT 730G, Realme India CMO Francis Wang hinted at the development through a tweet....
14:42, 09/20/2019

Bill Gates Docu-Series, Inside Bill's Brain, Now Streaming on Netflix Would you like to know how the Microsoft co-founder thinks and works? Well, now you can. Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates - a three-part documentary series - is now streaming on Netflix in......
14:42, 09/20/2019

|IndiacutscorporatetaxinR300billionboosttogrowth India cut tax on local businesses to one of the lowest rates in Asia, while providing a more than R300bn boost to revive economic growth from a six-year low....
14:57, 09/20/2019

Purdue Led Its Opioid Rivals in Pills More Prone to Abuse When taking into account the dosage strength of each pill, Purdue Pharma’s OxyContin represented a market-leading 27% of total oxycodone sold during a seven-year period reviewed by The Wall Street Journal....
15:28, 09/20/2019

Fighting 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....
15:29, 09/20/2019

Inside Saudi Arabia's response to a raid on the heart of the oil kingdom Saudi Arabia's newly appointed energy minister was in London when he learned in the middle of the night of the largest-ever attack on the kingdom’s oil infrastructure....
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

Saudi Arabia shows attack site damage as Iran pledges tough defense Saudi Arabia on Friday took media to inspect oil facilities hit by attacks that Washington and Riyadh blame on Iran, showing melted pipes and burnt equipment, as Tehran vowed wide retaliation if heightened tensions boil over into hostilities....
15:29, 09/20/2019

Most Powerful Person in the World Meets Donald Trump Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House on Thursday. And while Zuck didn’t bother to mention the meeting on any of his social media channels, the president proudly posted a photo of the two m...
15:42, 09/20/2019

Europe's China telecoms gear ban would cost industry $3.5 billion: report Replacing Chinese telecoms equipment would cost European telecom operators about $3.5 billion, a report by industry research firm Strand Consult predicted on Friday, far lower than the figure a lobby group came up with....
15:42, 09/20/2019

Doc Rivers talks Kawhi Leonard, Paul George and how the Clippers pulled off deal of the decade Leonard reportedly told Clippers they were 'not good enough' ahead of the George trade, and Rivers was adamant the Clippers not lose Leonard to the rival Lakers....
15:43, 09/20/2019

Congressional group forms to combat youth vaping A bipartisan group of lawmakers launched a congressional group to combat the growing use of e-cigarettes by America's youth. (Sept. 19)        ...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Kaillie Humphries stood up to her sport's abusive culture. It ended how you'd expect The double Olympic champion was denied her bid to escape a coach she says abused and harassed her, exposing a numbingly familiar truth: the system is not set up to support survivorsKaillie Humphries brought glory to Canada time and again on the world...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Eddie Jones says England are ready for 'rollercoaster' Rugby World Cup ride – video Eddie Jones says that his England side are ready for whatever the World Cup throws at them in Japan. The head coach insists he has not seen his side in better physical shape than before their opening game against Tonga on Sunday. The Rugby World Cup ...
16:14, 09/20/2019

Centre Investing LIC Money In Loss-Making Firms: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today alleged that the Modi government was "shattering" people's trust in LIC by investing the state-run insurance firm's money in loss-making companies....
16:15, 09/20/2019

Maruti Suzuki S-Presso Variants And Engine Details Leaked The all-new Maruti Suzuki S-Presso is ready to be launched in India on September 30. Now, just a few days before its official launch the variant details and the engine specifications of the car have......
16:56, 09/20/2019

Nokian Tyres Says High Inventories In Europe To Hurt H2 Sales European distributors are holding back from buying costly winter tyres due to high inventories, Finland's Nokian Tyres said on Thursday, adding it saw weakness in its Russian market too....
16:56, 09/20/2019

Old Friendships, New Costumes and Timeless Royal Fever on the Set of the Downton Abbey Movie The day on which the royal visit is being filmed is the perfect day to drop in on the set of a movie that hinges entirely on said visit. On this particular October afternoon in Hampshire, southern England, Highclere Castle—the grand country hou...
16:56, 09/20/2019

This Is The New Japanese Emperor's Opulent One-Off Toyota Century Convertible Back in May, a new Japanese emperor ascended to the throne, and to celebrate, Emperor Naruhito ordered a custom Toyota Century convertible, the first one ever. The order was placed early to be ready for the emperor’s public coronation next month—but ...
17:14, 09/20/2019

Factbox: India, South Korea latest to take steps on e-cigarettes South Korea and India this week were the latest countries after Brazil and Thailand to ban or warn about the sale of e-cigarettes, the latest global blows to a vaping industry under pressure over growing health concerns....
17:29, 09/20/2019

Alien enthusiasts descend on Area 51 for an event that started as a joke Small Nevada towns near Area 51 could be full of people who heeded an internet joke to head out to "storm" the secret US military base and "see them aliens" conspiracy theorists claim it holds....
17:29, 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

The Last of Us 2 teased for Sony's State of Play – but will we get a launch date? The Last of Us Part 2 is getting some kind of reveal in Sony's State of Play video-stream next week, according to a Twitter post by game developer Naughty Dog.Showing off a solitary knife against a wispy black background, the image (below) hints...
17:56, 09/20/2019

Who First Circled the Globe? Not Magellan, Spain Wants You to Know The Spanish officer Juan Sebastián Elcano completed the voyage after the Portuguese explorer died halfway. Five centuries later, it’s a matter of national pride — and national rivalry....
17:56, 09/20/2019

Doc Rivers shares Kawhi Leonard's blunt message that led to Clippers' offseason splash When trying to land Kawhi Leonard during the NBA's free-agency period, the star player gave Doc Rivers and Steve Ballmer a blunt message.       ...
18:02, 09/20/2019

Scott Morrison applauds America's 'moral purpose' while meeting Donald Trump Prime minister says Australia will take a ‘stronger stand against the biased and unfair targeting of Israel in the UN General Assembly’Scott Morrison was set to use his opening speeches in the United States to emphasise the shared values between Aust...
18:14, 09/20/2019

Argentina police arrest gang accused of smuggling cocaine in plastic penises Police say they seized the cocaine-loaded penises at the home of a couple who managed a Peruvian restaurantPolice in Argentina have arrested members of a gang of drug dealers accused of smuggling cocaine hidden inside plastic penises.The cocaine-load...
18:14, 09/20/2019

People v mosquitos: what to do about our biggest killer These tiny pests adapt so successfully to changing conditions that they have become humankind’s deadliest predator. We might soon be able to eradicate them – but should we? By Timothy WinegardWe are at war with the mosquito. A swarming and consuming ...
18:14, 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

'You Don't Have to Face It Alone.' Hong Kong Protests Propelled by Hidden Support Network The quiet backing of older, professional locals helps explain the longevity of the youth-led movement. Their assistance includes “school bus” rides home, protective gear and financial aid....
18:43, 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

Debbie Reynolds’ granddaughter Billie Lourd to play that role on Will & Grace The unsinkable musical movie star Debbie Reynolds won an Emmy nomination in 2000 for playing Grace’s mom, Bobbie Adler, on Will & Grace. After Reynolds’ death in 2016, the now-returned sitcom paid tribute to the actress and the character in a tou...
19:14, 09/20/2019

Margaret Atwood reads Seth Meyers' palm and foretells a post-Handmaid's world “You up for this?,” asked author Margaret Atwood mischievously on Thursday’s Late Night With Seth Meyers when the host asked her to read his palm. Meyers was game, even though asking The author of The Handmaid’s Tale to predict the future seems like ...
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

Egyptians Provided Technological Leap For Edomite Kingdom In the Hebrew Bible, the Edomites were the descendants of Jacob's brother Esau, but did an ancient Egyptian invasion trigger technological innovations within this biblical kingdom? ...
19:14, 09/20/2019

Ad Astra: A journey upriver to meet your demons, internal and otherwise Brad Pitt stars as an astronaut in search of his long-lost father (Tommy Lee Jones) in Ad Astra. On its own, the title of this week's blockbuster release—Ad Astra, Latin for "to the stars"—doesn't tell you much about what the film is about. The tra...
19:42, 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

Indonesia postpones vote on bill criminalizing sex outside marriage Indonesia's president ordered parliament on Friday to delay voting on a bill to criminalize extra-marital and gay sex, amid protests and criticism from rights groups and after major tourist market Australia warned its citizens about the plan....
20:14, 09/20/2019

Matthew Berry's Love/Hate for Week 3: A little perspective "Patience or panic" is a common theme after two weeks in fantasy football. Matthew Berry offers worthwhile perspective along with his usual lineup advice....
20:15, 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

Walmart to stop sales of electronic cigarettes in its U.S. stores: company memo Walmart Inc told its staff on Friday the retailer was discontinuing the sale of e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery products at its U.S. stores....
20:29, 09/20/2019

College mass shooter spared death penalty in North Carolina A gunman who killed two university students and wounded four in a mass shooting in North Carolina in April pleaded guilty to murder in a Charlotte court on Thursday, in a deal sparing him the death penalty, the Charlotte Observer and ABC News reporte...
20:29, 09/20/2019

"Largest Polar Expedition In History" To Probe Arctic Climate A team of scientists from 19 countries will set off for the Arctic on Friday, aiming to freeze their ship into the polar ice for a year to research the changing climate....
20:30, 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

Hugo at 30: Remembering the first US modern hurricane COLUMBIA, S.C. — From evacuating hundreds of thousands of people from the coast to live TV coverage in the shrieking wind and rain, 1989′s Hurricane Hugo might have been the first US storm of the modern age. When it slammed into South Carolina just m...
20:42, 09/20/2019

California and 23 other states sue Trump to stop ban on auto emissions standards Governor Gavin Newsom said the state “won’t bend to the president’s reckless attacks” on the state’s clean car waiverCalifornia and 23 other states have filed a lawsuit to stop the Trump administration from blocking California’s authority to set emis...
20:43, 09/20/2019

Norfolk slows down coastal erosion with sandscaping scheme Sand from Great Yarmouth seabed creates mobile dune defences to protect villagesAn artificial dune of nearly 2m cubic metres of sand has been created on the Norfolk coast in an innovative approach to slowing coastal erosion.In the £20m sandscaping sc...
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

All Hell Breaks Loose After Tekashi 6ix9ine Outs Cardi B, Jim Jones as Gang Members in Court Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine, born Daniel Hernandez, continues to prove tea was made to be spilled as his epic testimonies against his former associates Anthony “Harv” Ellison and Aljermiah “Nuke” Mack, alleged members of the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods, cont...
20:14, 09/20/2019