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08/26/2019

Tim Paine insists Australia will put Headingley hurt behind them • Captain refuses to criticise umpire after England’s dramatic win• ‘We finished on the wrong side but that was bloody exciting’Tim Paine urged his Australia players to move on from the crushing nature of their defeat in the third Test.Having been fl...
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Barcelona 5-2 Real Betis: La Liga – as it happened Antoine Griezmann scored his first Barcelona goals before 16-year-old Ansu Fati made his debut in a 5-2 rout over Real Betis at Camp NouReport: Griezmann double kickstarts comeback 10.31pm BST Here is the match report ... Related: Griezmann nets doub...
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Billy Vunipola adamant England must improve away to contend for World Cup • Eddie Jones’s team dominated Ireland in record win at Twickenham • George Kruis escapes upgrade of yellow card to redBilly Vunipola has warned that England must learn how to produce their Twickenham form away from home to be considered genuine Worl...
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Jürgen Klopp’s creative chaos brings new meaning to the ‘Liverpool way’ | Richard Jolly Arsenal were the latest victims of a side defined by their tireless intensity but can they keep it up for the entire season?Talk of the “Liverpool way” long preceded Jürgen Klopp’s appointment but, much as the club has been rejuvenated since his arri...
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Griezmann nets double in Barcelona’s comeback win over Real Betis Antoine Griezmann responded to the challenge laid down by coach Ernesto Valverde with a brilliant display as Barcelona came from behind to thrash Real Betis 5-2.Valverde called for Griezmann to be more involved in the game following an ineffective de...
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Manchester United to meet Facebook over Paul Pogba racist abuse • Kick It Out call for decisive action from Twitter against trolls• Players were attacked online after missing penaltiesManchester United are to meet representatives of Facebook following the online racial abuse of Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford. The...
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Novak Djokovic aims to defend US Open and close in on Federer’s major haul • Djokovic seeking to add to his 16 major wins • Evans handed tricky draw against MannarinoOnly a third-rate bookmaker or a dim-witted gambler would seriously imagine that Novak Djokovic is not a logical favourite to add a fourth US Open title to his...
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US Open bow will test Coco Guaff’s confidence amid cautionary tales Teenager’s star quality and self-assurance bode well for her US Open debut but the game’s demands require careful handlingA few weeks after Coco Gauff’s scene‑stealing run to the fourth round of Wimbledon, the 15-year‑old made her next move. Gauff wa...
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Ausgrid and Melbourne Airport commit to emissions reduction targets NSW Ports and Southern Cross Station also pledge to reduce emissions in line with Australia’s Paris targets after push by infrastructure fund Ausgrid and Melbourne Airport have committed to emissions reductions targets as part of a push by Australia’...
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Johnson to burnish green credentials with G7 biodiversity plea PM will announce extra aid amid Amazon fires crisis but critics dismiss it as a PR stuntBoris Johnson will call on his G7 colleagues to do more to combat mass extinctions as he seeks to strengthen his environmental credentials.Speaking in Biarritz, a...
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Great Australian Bight oil industry would need decades of subsidies, report warns Australia Institute argues that South Australia would receive few benefits and would be exposed to huge risksThe South Australian government needs to prepare itself for decades of subsidies if it wants to develop an offshore oil and gas industry in t...
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Porsche just revealed the interior of its all-electric Taycan sports car, and drivers who hate Tesla's giant touchscreens will love it Porsche Porsche released on Friday a rendering of the interior for its first fully electric production vehicle, the Taycan sports car. The Taycan's interior presents a contrast against Tesla's interiors, which have increasingly concentrated settings...
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How to host an outdoor dinner party in a few simple steps Getty Images Long, warm summer days and nights bring plenty of occasions for outdoor entertaining. Planning an outdoor dinner party is very similar to hosting one indoors, but there are a few subtle differences. In this guide, we'll list all the it...
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Striking photos show how this weekend's Hong Kong protests escalated into violence with makeshift weapons, water cannons, and tear gas Hong Kong protests became violent over the weekend, nearly three months after protests originally started. In a march in Kwun Tong on Saturday over surveillance concerns, Hong Kong police used tear gas, breaking a 10-day peaceful streak. On Sunday, H...
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A comprehensive timeline of Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson's relationship Evan Agostini/Ron Schwane/Invision/AP Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson have a daughter, True, together. They ended their relationship in 2019 after Thompson kissed family friend Jordyn Woods. The pair first started dating in August of 2016. H...
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Anthony Scaramucci made a surprise appearance at a Joe Biden campaign stop following his Twitter feud with Trump Hollis Johnson/Business Insider After more than a week of feuding with President Donald Trump on Twitter, former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci was spotted at an unlikely event in the Hamptons – a campaign stop for form...
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9 thrills for people who aren't afraid of heights The world is full of adventures for adrenaline junkies. From a Thrill Walk in Switzerland to eating Dinner in the Sky, these are nine thrills for people who aren't afraid of heights. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. See Also:We tried to buf...
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Disney is releasing an entire Marvel-themed 'Avengers Campus' park in 2020. Here's everything we know so far. Kirsten Acuna On Friday, Disney confirmed that it will be debuting an entire Marvel-themed area of its park and announced that it will be called "Avengers Campus." This park is set to open in summer 2020 and this news comes from inside the D23 Expo,...
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5 of the best things to order at Panera Bread, according to chefs Yelp/Marie M. Panera Bread is a fast-casual chain that offers a range of both light and indulgent menu items. Some chefs love the restaurant's French onion soup for its "deep and authentic" flavors. One chef stands by the chain's egg-white wrap as...
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6 signs you probably can't afford to stop renting Rawpixel/Getty You're not ready to buy a house if you don't have a specific savings fund for a down payment — your emergency fund won't cut it. It may also be a good decision to keep renting if your debt payments exceed 43% of your gross incom...
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The wives of G7 world leaders enjoyed the best French wine, peppers, and traditional dances while their husbands were at the tense summit THOMAS SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images World leaders gathered in southwest France for the G-7 Summit over the weekend, where they were slated for several closely watched meetings to examine major global issues. European Council President Donald Tusk declare...
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Tropical Storm Dorian is expected to turn into a hurricane this week. Here's where the storm is heading. NOAA Tropical Storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to strengthen to a Category 1 hurricane this week. A watch has been issued for Barbados, and Dorian is expected to bring rain and storm surges to Puerto Rico and Lesser Antilles. It's forecasted...
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WHERE ARE THEY NOW? All the big-name QBs taken with Andrew Luck in the 2012 NFL draft Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images When it came to quarterbacks, the 2012 NFL draft was one of the most important in the NFL in recent years. Andrew Luck was taken first overall and the Washington Redskins paid a heavy price to move up and take Robert Griff...
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A look at the life and fortune of John McCain, who had a sprawling real estate portfolio and donated $1.7 million in book sales to charity Ross D. Franklin/AP August 15, 2019, marks the one-year anniversary of Senator John McCain's death, who passed away at age 81 due to complications stemming from brain cancer. McCain's memoir, "The Restless Wave," was released in May. He and wife Cin...
00:00, 08/26/2019

Harvey Weinstein's lawyers want to move his trial out of New York City because they say jurors may face 'intimidation' and 'pressure' in the media capital Lawyers of disgraced former mega-producer Harvey Weinstein, who's public exposure by over 50 women as an alleged sexual predator sparked the #MeToo movement, are attempting to move his trial out of New York City. Weinstein's team has argued that juro...
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Police sent explosion warnings to residents near SpaceX's South Texas launch site ahead of an experimental rocket flight SpaceX, Elon Musk/Twitter SpaceX plans to try launching and landing a Mars rocket prototype on Monday night in South Texas. Ahead of the launch of the vehicle, called Starhopper, police handed out printed notices to a small residential community nea...
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Hong Kong police drew their guns and fired a warning shot after being chased by protesters Associated Press Hong Kong policemen drew their guns and fired a warning shot amid violent protests in Tsuen Wan on Sunday, reported the AP. Earlier that day, police used water cannons for the first time to clear out protestors after a peaceful marc...
00:00, 08/26/2019

Case Keenum beats out Dwayne Haskins for Redskins’ QB job Dwayne Haskins laughed when the Giants took Daniel Jones at No. 6 in the NFL Draft instead of him. After going at No. 15 to the Redskins, Haskins quickly declared he was more motivated than ever and said the chip on his shoulder had only grown. ̶...
23:42, 08/25/2019

Why new Jets regime has placed a greater emphasis on turnovers Toward the beginning of nearly every Jets practice this spring and summer, there would be one period dedicated to turnovers — forcing them for the defense and preventing them for the offense. Coaches would put the players through a circuit of drills ...
23:42, 08/25/2019

Why Pittsburgh Steelers are looking like a steal at 20-1 Entering their nationally televised dress rehearsal Sunday night on the road against the Tennessee Titans (NBC, 8 p.m.), the Pittsburgh Steelers are one of the more fascinating dark horse threats in the NFL. Some pundits believe opportunity has passe...
23:42, 08/25/2019

Suspended Golden Tate a popular practice target for Giants QBs Our daily practice report from Giants camp: Something good Eli Manning went 5-for-6 with a sack during the blitz period along with a few nice passes to tight end Evan Engram throughout the day, including a completion that was negated by an offsides p...
23:42, 08/25/2019

How Antonio Brown still wins after losing helmet saga Antonio Brown definitely won’t be able to wear his preferred helmet after losing his second grievance, according to multiple reports, yet he’s still going to come out of this whole thing ahead. The Raiders wide receiver has multiple helme...
23:42, 08/25/2019

Heisman Trophy battle isn’t just a two-QB race A quarterback has claimed college sports’ premier award in eight of the past nine seasons, a trend most expect to continue. Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa and Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence could be the No. 1 picks in the next two NFL drafts, respectively, and ...
23:42, 08/25/2019

Mets’ magical run grinds to halt as Braves finish off sweep In a good news/bad news proposition for the Mets, they finish the season with three games against the Braves at Citi Field. By then, there is a strong chance the Braves won’t be playing for anything and resting key players for the postseason, so that...
23:42, 08/25/2019

Darius Slayton finally working his way into Giants’ receiver mix It’s been a slow start for Darius Slayton, the Giants’ fifth-round pick, but the receiver is finally ready to get rolling. After an unimpressive rookie minicamp, Slayton made a better impression in the late spring and early summer. But a pesky hamstr...
23:42, 08/25/2019

Colts send Andrew Luck into retirement with unique gift Andrew Luck gave up football, but is keeping some of his paycheck. In quite the parting gift, the Colts decided not to recoup $24.8 million from their former franchise quarterback, according to ESPN. The 29-year-old Luck suddenly retired Saturday fol...
23:42, 08/25/2019

Feast your eyes on the Earth-like, rocky debris covering the surface of asteroid Ryugu Japan’s space agency JAXA has had a busy year, but that’s par for the course when you’re controlling an asteroid probe orbiting a distant space rock. the Hayabusa2 spacecraft has been hanging out around the asteroid known as Ryugu f...
22:56, 08/25/2019

I was late for my job interview — is that such a big deal? I was five minutes late for an interview. The receptionist made a point of saying, “You’re here for your 11 a.m. interview?” I didn’t want to call attention to being a few minutes behind, figuring that five minutes isn’t really late. Should I have sa...
22:56, 08/25/2019

How to move on from a prison record when you’re looking for work Spend 20 minutes with 36-year-old Ashish Prashar and you’ll find it hard to believe that he was ever incarcerated. The Upper West Side executive’s resume includes not only his current job as global head of communications at Publicis Sapient, a 20,000...
22:56, 08/25/2019

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino hints transfer speculation affected players after shock defeat by Newcastle Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino admitted the distraction of the European transfer window may have unsettled his players after a 1-0 defeat against Newcastle....
22:56, 08/25/2019

Gunman fatally shoots man after being turned away from baptism party: cops A 46-year-old man was shot dead at his nieces’ baptism party in The Bronx after his family turned away a scorned ex of one of his guests, according to police and family. Edgar Perez, 46, was shot in the back just before 3:30 a.m. on the sidewalk near...
22:56, 08/25/2019

Bigoted bus rider hurls slurs — and soda — at Hijab-wearing teen A racist bus rider hurled anti-Muslim slurs — and her cup of soda — at a Hijab-wearing teenager in Brooklyn, police said Sunday. “What is that rag on your head,” the woman asked the 18-year-old at about 5:40 p.m. on Friday while the two w...
22:56, 08/25/2019

Armed men tied up employees in ‘massive’ Diamond District heist At least three armed men tied up employees and cleaned out a jewelry store Sunday in a “massive” mid-day heist in Midtown, police said. The robbery was reported at 12:02 p.m. at 28 West 47th Street, which is listed as Avianne and Co., a store that ad...
22:56, 08/25/2019

NYC cyclists want de Blasio off 2020 campaign trail Mayor Bill de Blasio should stop running for president and focus on Big Apple cyclists getting run over, cycling enthusiasts said Sunday. The call came as more than 200 cyclist rallied for safe streets in memory of Jose Alzorriz, the 19th cyclist kil...
22:56, 08/25/2019

Lindsey Graham warns Trump not to pull all U.S. forces out of Afghanistan Sen. Lindsey Graham warned President Donald Trump on Sunday not to reduce U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan below 8,600, arguing that maintaining a military presence there is key to defending the American homeland.“Mr. President, if you don't have a c...
22:28, 08/25/2019

Lindsey Graham: 'Accept the pain' of the U.S.-China trade war Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday that Americans would have to “accept the pain” caused by the Trump administration’s trade war with China but argued the U.S. maintains the advantage.“The Democrats for years have been claiming that China should be stoo...
22:28, 08/25/2019

This Sunday's Kindle Sale Is Full Of Cheap Nonfiction Books It’s Sunday, which means it’s time for another big Kindle eBook sale, Today, the focus is all on nonfiction titles, including a biography of Ulysses S. Grant, Andrew Yang’s memoir, a deep dive into North Korea, and a whole lot more....
22:28, 08/25/2019

Sunday Comics: That's Kinda Dumb Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
22:28, 08/25/2019

I Played Breath of the Wild With My Sister And Put Her Through Hell It’s not often I replay games, but when my sister asked for something to play together, I suggested The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. More than two years had passed since I completed Link’s adventure on my own, and I wanted her to experience i...
22:28, 08/25/2019

Looking Back on Dragon Ball Z's Best Filler Episode When the Dragon Ball Z anime premiered in April of 1989, it was a mere six months behind its Dragon Ball manga source material. For a show that aired every single weekday without fail, this wasn’t much of a gap to fill. It was important to the Drago...
22:28, 08/25/2019

Psst. Psst. Hey. Ben here. If you’re in need of a fun gaming podcast, you should definitely check out my newest show — Memory Card. Every episode covers the history surrounding a weird and wonderful character, console, accessory or game. You can find it o...
22:28, 08/25/2019

The Haunting Discoveries Of Outer Wilds My Outer Wilds journey had me awash in emotions from fear to joy to sadness. There was one discovery, however, that made me unexpectedly queasy. It also left me with a lingering sense of overwhelming dread that morphed into much more....
22:28, 08/25/2019

That Time Nintendo Took the Game Boy (and Pokémon) Online When it comes to online play and digital distribution, Nintendo always seem two steps behind its competitors. But things weren’t always like this, at least in Japan....
22:28, 08/25/2019

The Original Tony Hawk's Pro Skater Soundtrack Is Still A Blast Gaming series known for their superior soundtracks often have one thing in common — a wide array of powerful or catchy music orchestrated to fit a specific environment. Though plenty of games (mostly annual sports series) have used popular prerecor...
22:28, 08/25/2019

What Game Do You Love, But Can't Seem To Finish? Will The Phantom Thieves ever steal all the hearts? Will I ever eat curry again with the best boy, and starving artist, Yusuke? When can I expect it to stop being November in Persona 5? When I pick up the controller and finish the game, you say? Oh. ...
22:28, 08/25/2019

Should Man City and Tottenham have been awarded penalties? VAR controversy strikes Premier League again Another weekend of Premier League football in 2019/20, another raft of VAR controversies to spark fierce debate over the use of technology in the game....
22:00, 08/25/2019

Udinese stun AC Milan to hand Giampaolo losing start "Udinese handed AC Milan\u0027s new coach Marco Giampaolo a losing start when a Rodrigo Becao header gave them a shock 1-0 win in Serie A on Sunday."...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Dybala agent gives PSG move update after Spurs and United interest - Euro Papers "Paulo Dybala\u0027s agent has provided an update in the Italian press over his potential move to PSG after summer interest from Tottenham and Manchester United."...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Late Jimenez penalty earns Wolves a point against Burnley "A penalty from Mexican Raul Jimenez, in the seventh minute of added time, earned Wolverhampton Wanderers a 1-1 draw at home to Burnley in the Premier League on Sunday."...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Tottenham lacked quality, says 'disappointed' Pochettino "Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino said his team had paid the price for some poor individual performances after his side Tottenham Hotspur fell to a surprise 1-0 defeat at home to Newcastle United in the Premier League."...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Chelsea's Frank Lampard delighted for goalscorers Abraham and Mason – video Tammy Abraham scored twice as Chelsea beat Norwich 3-2 in the Premier League to hand Frank Lampard his first win as the club's manager, in his fourth match in charge. The young English striker had already opened the scoring in the fourth minute of a ...
22:00, 08/25/2019

‘Nailed-on penalty': Solskjær unhappy with referee after Crystal Palace loss – video Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær was unhappy with a number of refereeing decisions after his side's 2-1 Premier League defeat against Crystal Palace Old Trafford on Saturday.Anthony Martial was upended by Gary Cahill in the 34th minute w...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Solskjær ‘lost for words’ as Rashford suffers racist abuse after penalty miss – video Ole Gunnar Solskjær was ‘lost for words’ after Marcus Rashford suffered racist abuse in the wake of his penalty miss against Crystal Palace.Rashford stepped up instead of Paul Pogba when United were awarded a 70th minute penalty, but the England inte...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Ashes: Ben Stokes on England's sensational third Test win over Australia – video After looking like England were on the brink of another Test defeat, a sensational Ben Stokes performance steered his side to victory by one wicket at Headingley. England's World Cup hero produced an astonishing 135 not out on the final day to bring ...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Ashes captains reflect on ‘phenomenal’ Ben Stokes and third Ashes Test – video England have won the third Ashes Test after a dramatic final day at Headingley. A sublime performance from England's Ben Stokes was the difference as he finished with an impressive 135 not out. Speaking after the match, England captain Joe Root calle...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Sportwatch: Tigers beat Lions, Raiders fall to Sea Eagles, Port smash Dockers and more – as it happened Super Netball - Magpies reach finals with derby winNRL - Storm survive Titans scare; Manly hold on in CanberraAFL - Bulldogs reach finals; Tigers beat Lions; Port down Dockers 10.32am BST Final thoughtsOr maybe that should be finals thoughts. A weeke...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes steers England to one-wicket victory over Australia - as it happened A once-in-a-lifetime innings from Ben Stokes, who added 76 for the last wicket with Jack Leach, gave England an amazing victory that kept the Ashes alive Report: Stokes sublime as England beat Australia in third Test 8.23pm BST A good innings ... Rel...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Nairo Quintana wins Vuelta second stage as Roche takes leader's jersey The 2016 winner attacks from elite lead group to winIrishman Nicolas Roche of Team Sunweb leads by two secondsNairo Quintana made an early statement at the Vuelta a España with a powerful ride to win Stage 2 in Calpe as Ireland’s Nicolas Roche took t...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Tottenham v Newcastle: Premier League - as it happened Joelinton’s first-half goal gave Newcastle a shock 1-0 win over a below-par Tottenham and earned Steve Bruce his first victory since taking over 6.51pm BST I’ll leave you with some rather hotter-off-the-press gold from David Hytner – the match report...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Adam Gemili takes aim at doubters after record-breaking 200m win • Sprinter beats Hughes and Francis over line in searing display• Williams takes women’s 200m, McColgan storms to 5,000m winOn a raging inferno of a day Adam Gemili summoned a performance of fire and ice to highlight again why he is one of British at...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Ben Stokes says ‘he never gave up’ in batting heroics to keep Ashes alive • All-rounder held his nerve with an unbeaten 135 to seal win• Joe Root: ‘At the minute he seems to be able to do anything’There are jaw-dropping performances in sport and then there is the one that Ben Stokes served up at Headingley on Sunday.When a...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Korean calamities of Ghandour and Moreno are antidote to anti-VAR clamour | Andrew Anthony The officiating scandals of the 2002 World Cup must remind us why the advent of the video referee is a good thingWith that collective wit for which football fans are justly renowned, the Spurs contingent at the Etihad Stadium broke into song last wee...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Promising yet concerning: Solskjær’s Manchester United already at crossroads | Jamie Jackson New signings have impressed but five dropped points already show that the players must become more streetwise – and fastAfter three matches of the new season there is a sense Manchester United must start killing opponents off or risk confidence dissi...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Raul Jiménez rescues Wolves with late penalty to deny impressive Burnley It was hot out, but ice cold in Raúl Jiménez’s veins as the Mexican converted a last-minute penalty to give Wolves a lucky point against Burnley.Like so many of his team-mates, Jiménez had a quiet game – 72 hours after facing Torino in the Europa Lea...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Sunderland Ladies given new hope in bid to return from football’s margins Proposed takeover of Black Cats and the support this could bring Melanie Reay’s side means mood on Wearside is buoyantOn a sweltering July night in the middle of a French heatwave six graduates of Sunderland Ladies started England’s narrow Women’s Wo...
22:00, 08/25/2019

Barcelona v Real Betis: La Liga – live! Live updates from Nou Camp, kick-off 8pm (BST)Continent’s big four ambition for super-league is ever strongerFeel free to email Ben or tweet @BenFisherj 8.46pm BST 43 min: Barcelona should lead but Rafinha squanders another big chance, with the Brazi...
22:00, 08/25/2019

2021 Land Rover Defender Spied Testing On The Nürburgring Again While we may have seen the just about the entirety of the 2021 Land Rover Defender already, the new Landie remains in development and can still be spotted testing in camouflage in some of the most seemingly unlikely places....
21:42, 08/25/2019

The Time Bertone Built Volvo Limousines For East German Bureaucrats Volvo’s legendary 240-series sedan and wagon are far better known as rusty suburban dailies for high school kids than they are for ferrying statesmen around, but, with Bertone’s help, the venerable 240 didn’t just become the chopped down 262C coupe f...
21:42, 08/25/2019

The Canadian-Market Land Cruiser Normal People Can't Buy Though it’s far from confirmed, rumors abound that the current Toyota Land Cruiser could be the last one destined for the U.S. market. The robustly-built $90,000 SUV sells slowly to a small but dedicated fanbase, but they may have to settle for its L...
21:42, 08/25/2019

What Makes A Great Car Decal? The other day I was watching a video on youtube about AMC and I was reminded of the Hurst SC/Rambler, a car that featured some really special decals on the hood....
21:42, 08/25/2019

Fiat Chrysler Will Design Jeeps And Rams For Latin America In Brazil A few months after announcing a massive $4 billion investment in its Brazilian business, Fiat Chrysler has opened a new design center in Betim, Minas Gerais, Brazil which they say will work on products for all of FCA’s brands, including Jeep and Ram....
21:42, 08/25/2019

Forget The RS6. What You Want Is This RS2. We all lost our minds this past Tuesday when Audi announced that its 2020 RS6 Avant is going to be available in the United States. That’s big news. Really, it is. But here’s the thing. A different hot Audi wagon can now be imported to the United Stat...
21:42, 08/25/2019

Chargers' Chris Peace "Dicked" Geno Smith Late in the fourth quarter during Saturday’s game between the Chargers and Seahawks, Chris Peace, an undrafted free agent from Virginia, got Los Angeles’ lone sack of the game against Seattle. It was a clutch defensive play, given that it forced a fo...
21:42, 08/25/2019

Report: The Colts Aren't Going To Be Dicks About Andrew Luck's Money For as many questions as Andrew Luck leaves behind with his sudden retirement, there is a fair amount that people actually understand about the implications of his retirement from a financial sense. Part of the sacrifice that historically comes with...
21:42, 08/25/2019

Ben Stokes favourite to win BBC Sports Personality of the Year after Ashes heroics at Headingley England cricketer Ben Stokes is now the overwhelming favourite to win the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award in 2019 after his stunning Ashes showing at Headingley....
21:42, 08/25/2019

Ben Stokes keeps Ashes series alive as England chase down 359 to seal remarkable win Ben Stokes produced one of the greatest innings of all time to level the Ashes series at a rapturous Headingley. This ground has seen some miracles, this team has seen some miracles, Ben Stokes has seen some miracles – but none of them anything like ...
21:42, 08/25/2019

Ben Stokes was 'too good' for Australia in 'best Test innings', admits Australia captain Tim Paine Tim Paine admitted that Ben Stokes was simply too good for Australia as the England all-rounder produced an "unbelievable" knock to secure a key victory in the third Ashes Test....
21:42, 08/25/2019

England star Ben Stokes on ignoring personal milestones in heroic Ashes knock: 'I looked at the bigger picture' Ben Stokes said the knowledge that the Ashes would be lost if he failed inspired his extraordinary 135 not out that gave England a miracle one-wicket win, squaring the series at 1-1 with two Tests to play....
21:42, 08/25/2019

Bournemouth vs Man City highlights: Goals and action from Premier League clash David Silva marked his 400th Manchester City appearance with two assists and Sergio Aguero scored twice as the Premier League champions returned to winning ways with a 3-1 win at Bournemouth....
21:14, 08/25/2019

Koepka takes one-shot lead at Tour Championship in race for $15 million "Brooks Koepka earned a one-shot lead after the third round at the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Sunday in the race for the $15 million first prize."...
21:14, 08/25/2019

China promises to fight back in escalating trade war China is promising to fight back hard against President Trump’s tariffs — and is vowing that the US will not win the escalating trade war between the world’s two largest economies. “China is confident that it will follow its own pat...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Homeless man suspected in Manhattan ‘hate spree’ smiles in court A homeless man smiled during his arraignment Sunday morning on a series of “hate crime” attacks this month on random Manhattan pedestrians. Todd Lyons, 33, had been free on two previous assaults in The Bronx and Manhattan when cops suspec...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Israel bombs Syria, says strikes thwarted imminent Iran drone attack JERUSALEM — The Israeli military attacked targets near Damascus late Saturday in what it said was a successful effort to thwart an imminent Iranian drone strike on Israel, stepping up an already heightened campaign against Iranian military activity i...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Trump starts first day of G-7 with Boris Johnson and anti-press tweetstorm President Trump embarked on his first full day at the G-7 Summit in France on Sunday — starting out with a tweetstorm against the “disgusting” press, followed by a bilateral breakfast with the new UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. &#...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Trump admits ‘second thoughts’ about trade war with China President Trump hinted early Sunday that he was rethinking his escalating trade war with China. “Yeah, sure, why not,” Trump told reporters after being asked if he had “any second thoughts” about the tariff war that has raged ...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Son of former Jets player Barry Bennett arrested for parent’s murder The son of former Jets defensive lineman Barry Bennett was arrested in Mexico on Saturday on charges he murdered his parents earlier this week at their Minnesota home, authorities said. Dylan Bennett, 22, was arrested by Mexican authorities in a hote...
20:56, 08/25/2019

White House shares Trump’s only regret over trade war with China The White House on Sunday said the only regret President Trump has about the escalating trade war with China is not jacking up tariffs even higher, clarifying comments the president made earlier during a meeting with world leaders in France. ​”...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Joe Walsh says he’ll challenge Trump for GOP nomination Joe Walsh, a Tea Party favorite and one-term congressman from Illinois, announced on Sunday that he would challenge President Trump in the 2020 Republican primary. “I’m going to run for president,” Walsh told ABC’s “This...
20:56, 08/25/2019

7 people injured in shooting at toddler’s birthday party: cops Seven people were injured in Maryland when a shooter opened fire at a 2-year-old’s birthday party, authorities said. The shooting broke out Saturday night near Camp Springs where a dozen people were gathered for the toddler’s birthday cel...
20:56, 08/25/2019

US, Japan announce preliminary trade deal worth ‘billions’ ​WASHINGTON – President Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced Sunday that the two countries had agreed to the framework of a trade deal. “We’ve been working on a deal with Japan for a long time. And we’ve agreed in principle,” ...
20:56, 08/25/2019

G-7 leaders’ spouses enjoy wine tasting as summit gets underway First ladies Melania Trump, Brigitte Macron and other world leaders’ wives are touring Basque wine country as they accompany their spouses to the G-7 summit in southwestern France. The women traveled to the village of Epselette on Sunday where ...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Trump calls purported rift with Macron ‘false reporting’ ​President Trump on Sunday shrugged off any rift between him and Emmanuel Macron after news accounts said White House aides accused the French leader of trying to hijack the G-7 summit by focusing on issues beneficial to him. ​Trump said he had a ...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Hong Kong police draw guns in latest protest violence Hong Kong police drew their weapons and deployed water cannons for the first time as the civil unrest in the Chinese city entered its 11th week. Pro-democracy protesters hurled gasoline bombs, sticks and rods at police in riot gear in the latest conf...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Newlywed couple die in car crash minutes after ceremony A young Texas newlywed couple died in a car crash just minutes after tying the knot, authorities said. Harly Joe Morgan, 19, and his bride, Rhiannon Boudreaux Morgan, 20, were killed Friday afternoon leaving the wedding ceremony at a courthouse in th...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Rep. Peter King backs Trump’s idea to buy Greenland ​GOP Rep. Peter King said he would support President Trump’s controversial suggestion to purchase Greenland because of its “strategic importance” in the region to act as a check on Russia. “I would [vote to buy Greenland],R...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Top Iranian official makes surprise trip to G-7 summit — at France’s invitation ​WASHINGTON – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made a surprise trip to the G-7 in France ​on ​Sunday. A top French official told the Associated Press that French President Emmanuel Macron, who is hosting the summit, decided to invi...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Sheriff’s deputy admits he ‘completely fabricated’ report of sniper attack A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy “completely fabricated” a report that he was shot by a sniper — slashing his own shirt to appear as if he were struck by gunfire, authorities said. Deputy Angel Reinosa, 21, initially clai...
20:56, 08/25/2019

Cindy McCain: John would be ‘very disappointed’ by politics today Cindy McCain, the wife of the late Republican Sen. John McCain, appeared to give a nod to the Democratic presidential candidates seeking to limit President Trump to one term as she decried the current state of politics. ​McCain, appearing on CNN on S...
20:56, 08/25/2019

North Korea tests new ‘super-large’ rocket launcher North Korea said Sunday that leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test-firing of a “newly developed super-large multiple rocket launcher,” another demonstration of the North’s expanding weapons arsenal apparently aimed at increasing its leverage ahead o...
20:56, 08/25/2019

G7 nations close to agreeing on how to fight Amazon wildfires: Macron He said the G7 countries comprising the United States, Japan, Germany, France, Italy, Britain and Canada, were finalizing a possible deal on "technical and financial help."...
20:28, 08/25/2019

Is federal carbon tax killing jobs? Experts say answer isn’t ‘black and white’ The Saskatchewan Government has said the carbon tax is killing jobs, but one expert says job losses in the energy sector are not the result of any sole factor, but a confluence of different issues....
20:28, 08/25/2019

Teen killed in Long Island hit-and-run: cops A teenage girl was killed by a hit-and-run driver on Long Island, cops said Sunday. The girl — 17-year-old Jenna Perez — was crossing the Nesconset Highway near Terryville Road in Port Jefferson Station just before 9:30 p.m. Saturday when she was hit...
20:28, 08/25/2019

Gunman fatally shoots man after being turned away from Bronx church party: cops A gunman opened fire on a 46-year-old man, killing him after being turned away from a party in a Bronx church early Sunday, cops said. Edgar Perez, 46, was shot in the back just before 3:30 a.m. on the sidewalk near Rochambeau Avenue and Bainbridge A...
20:28, 08/25/2019

Motorcyclist killed in downtown crash with unlicensed driver: cops A motorcyclist died in downtown Manhattan early Sunday after falling from their bike and getting hit by an unlicensed driver, police said. The motorcyclist, whose name was not immediately known, lost control of their 2012 Yamaha and fell while headin...
20:28, 08/25/2019

2 killed, 10 injured as van headed to New York crashes on I-95 Two people were killed and 10 others were hospitalized when a passenger van en route to New York-area crashed in North Carolina, according to police and reports. The passenger van, carrying 14 people, crashed at about 9:30 p.m. Saturday night on I-95...
20:28, 08/25/2019

O’Neill: There won’t be policing slowdown in wake of Pantaleo firing NYPD Police Commissioner James O’Neill on Sunday morning scoffed at the possibility of a police slowdown in response Officer Daniel Pantaleo’s firing — despite a cop-union’s calls for members to take “extreme caution” when doing ro...
20:28, 08/25/2019

ATO slugs Shell with $755m bill in fight against multinational tax avoidance Exclusive: Senior official says pursuit of resources groups over offshore projects has brought forward tax revenue by a decadeThe Australian Taxation Office has hit the British-Dutch oil giant Shell with a bill estimated at $755m as it continues to p...
20:28, 08/25/2019

Northern Territory mine worker buried under collapsing wall Major operation under way at Bootu Creek to find 59-year-old man from DarwinA worker has been buried in soil and rock after a wall collapse at a mine in the Northern Territory.A major operation has been under way to find the 59-year-old Darwin man at...
20:28, 08/25/2019

No-deal Brexit will ‘instantly disrupt’ UK’s role as £174bn global data hub University College London report warns of significant legal, economic and social disruptionA no-deal Brexit would seriously disrupt the free flow of commercially valuable data between Europe and the UK, leaving companies across the finance, hospitali...
20:28, 08/25/2019

Zarco handed three-place penalty for Misano after Oliveira clash Johann Zarco has been handed a three-place grid penalty for next month's Misano MotoGP race after wiping out fellow KTM rider Miguel Oliveira during the British Grand Prix at Silverstone...
20:28, 08/25/2019

Valentino Rossi's British GP podium bid halted by tyre issues Valentino Rossi was unable to capitalise on his second-place MotoGP British Grand Prix starting spot, after an early tyre issue resigned him to a distant fourth...
20:28, 08/25/2019

Ruberti/Sbirrazzuoli claim first Lamborghini Super Trofeo '19 win Dream Racing's Paolo Ruberti and Cedric Sbirrazzuoli claimed their first Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America victory of the season at Virginia International Raceway as the leading crews hit trouble...
20:28, 08/25/2019

David Koch obituary US businessman, free marketeer and rightwing activistDavid Koch, who has died aged 79, was ranked as the eleventh richest person in the world. Alongside his older brother Charles, he built his family’s company into one of the US’s biggest conglomerat...
20:01, 08/25/2019

British citizens born in US risk having UK bank accounts frozen Britons who left US as children being chased by their banks for a US tax ID they do not haveTens of thousands of British citizens born in the US but who left when only a few months or years old risk having their bank accounts in Britain frozen becaus...
20:01, 08/25/2019

Sergio Agüero double helps Manchester City put Bournemouth to the sword There were periods when this was actually awkward. Manchester City even looked flustered at times, stretched defensively by Bournemouth’s urgency and admirable refusal to wilt. And yet Pep Guardiola’s side still negotiated passage to another victory ...
20:01, 08/25/2019

Joelinton secures Newcastle’s first points in surprise win at Tottenham Insulting criticism. Complete lies. An over-sensationalised mini-crisis. Steve Bruce’s soundbites had been heavy on emotion in the countdown to this trip to Tottenham, a portrait of a manager determined to fight back after Newcastle’s early season lo...
20:01, 08/25/2019

US Open bow will test Coco Gauff’s confidence amid cautionary tales Teenager’s star quality and self-assurance bode well for her US Open debut but demands of the modern game require careful handlingA few weeks after Coco Gauff’s scene‑stealing run to the fourth round of Wimbledon, the 15-year‑old made her next move. ...
20:01, 08/25/2019

‘Breaking Bad’ Movie Coming to Netflix in October Actor to reprise his role as Jesse Pinkman in a sequel nearly six years after show’s finale Netflix has announced that it will release a Breaking Bad film, centred on Aaron Paul’s mercurial meth cook Jesse Pinkman, nearly six years after 10.3 million...
20:01, 08/25/2019

Hong Kong protests: police use water cannon on demonstrators Hundreds of thousands had braved rain to stage peaceful march in triad-linked districtHong Kong police have fired teargas and for the first time used a water cannon to disperse protesters as a weekend of violent clashes dashed hopes of a return to pe...
20:01, 08/25/2019

Ex-minister: Bolsonaro ‘most detested’ leader as he neglects the Amazon Rubens Ricupero warns the far-right leader is wreaking havoc on Brazil’s environment and its global standingJair Bolsonaro’s neglect of the Amazon has made him “the most despised and detested leader” on earth, Brazil’s former environment minister has...
20:01, 08/25/2019

US companies tell Apple and Amazon to put planet before profits Patagonia, Ben & Jerry’s, Danone and others take out full-page ad in New York Times addressed to business leadersThe bosses of some of the world’s biggest companies, including Apple and Amazon, have been told to put the planet before profits – not by...
20:01, 08/25/2019

Prince Andrew took flight on Epstein private jet with Russian model In 1999, prince and Anna Malova were among nine people on previously undisclosed flight from the US Virgin Islands to FloridaPrince Andrew took a previously undisclosed flight on Jeffrey Epstein’s private jet with a group that included a Russian mode...
20:01, 08/25/2019

Heart attacks and the efficacy of polypills – a hard pill to swallow? | Letters Dr Peter Trewby questions the risk-reduction figures of the Iran study and Oliver Lepen says the focus must be on preventing disease, not medicationYour headline (Single polypill reduces risk of heart attacks and strokes, study finds, 23 August) shou...
20:01, 08/25/2019

When aliens spot Earth, what will they see? Researchers have made incredible advancements in the detection and study of exoplanets in recent years, spotting literally thousands of new planets and learning tantalizing details about them. Scientists can often tell how warm a planet’s surfa...
20:01, 08/25/2019

Trevor Lawrence-Tua Tagovailoa battling for biggest prizes Halftime of the 2018 national championship game was ending, as Tua Tagovailoa was beginning his most anticipated run from the tunnel. After 30 minutes raced off the scoreboard, the quarterback headed back into the locker room — and an unrecognizable ...
20:00, 08/25/2019

The fantasy football ripple effect from Andrew Luck’s retirement We members of the Sports departments at news organizations sometimes refer to our domain as the toy store. We leave real issues from the real world outside while we play around with kids’ games. Now, imagine that toy store has a playground insi...
20:00, 08/25/2019

Andrew Luck’s replacement Jacoby Brissett is a ‘rare leader:’ Colts brass There will be plenty of aftershock following the shocking announcement Saturday night that Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is retiring. But with the NFL season just two weeks from commencing, the Colts have no choice but to turn the page — as dif...
20:00, 08/25/2019

Jose Ramirez injury delivers huge blow to Indians’ playoff push CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Indians have been dealt a major blow at the worst time possible. Third baseman José Ramírez, whose hitting tear has aligned with Cleveland’s surge in the standings, needs surgery on his broken right hand and will be si...
20:00, 08/25/2019

Jimmy Garoppolo quells fears after dreadful preseason debut What a difference five days can make. Jimmy Garoppolo was awful Monday night in his first NFL game action since tearing his ACL last September, but in the 49ers’ dress rehearsal Saturday night, the 27-year-old quieted concerns about his knee by...
20:00, 08/25/2019

The Walking Dead: Onslaught interview: Learning about the campaign, co-op, and more This interview on The Walking Dead: Onslaught goes over its seven-part long campaign, the inclusion of full co-op, and the secondary challenge mode.Read More...
19:42, 08/25/2019

Bigben’s acquisition of Spiders weaves a web of Double-A ambition Bigben head of publishing Benoît LeClerc talks to GamesBeat about how the acquisition of RPG studio Spiders advances its Double-A publishing ambitions.Read More...
19:42, 08/25/2019

Arizona Quarterback Khalil Tate Was One Yard Short Of Sending The Game To Overtime Saturday’s game between Arizona and Hawaii featured eight turnovers, over 1100 yards of offense and 83 points, yet the most exciting moment of the game began with only 10 seconds remaining in regulation....
19:14, 08/25/2019

Why the NFL’s field goal record is waiting to be smashed There's a Wired video accompaniment if curious. A northeasterly breeze blows across the football fieldat the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. To me the wind provides some glorious relief: It's the middle of the day in the middle of July, and a h...
18:56, 08/25/2019

Behind the scenes at Earth’s most beautiful rocket launch site Enlarge / Whatever angle you'd prefer, New Zealand offers some pretty good views... (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) MAHIA PENINSULA, New Zealand—Not a blade of grass longer than the rest, a red “Remove Before Flight” tag unchecked, or a single Kiwi (be i...
18:56, 08/25/2019

Fashion fixes for the week ahead – in pictures Chinti & Parker bring back a cartoon classic with their Peanuts collaboration, Lucy Williams x Missoma team up again for you perfect everyday jewellery and Clarks partner with Patta to update the desert boot Continue reading......
18:56, 08/25/2019

My life became immeasurably better when I stopped keeping my phone by my bed When I couldn’t sleep, I would turn to my mobile for a portal into another world. But there were definite downsides to scanning Instagram in the early hoursWhen I was a kid, I thought that monsters came out of the dark. Turns out, they actually come ...
18:56, 08/25/2019

New York buildings need address signs to ease pedestrian pain Dear John: Why can’t a city ordinance be passed requiring all buildings to clearly display their addresses to relieve drivers and pedestrians of the great frustrations we all suffer trying to locate a particular site in the city? Over the years I’ve ...
18:28, 08/25/2019

What is going on with my escrow account? Dear John: My mortgage was recently switched over to Mr. Cooper, formerly Nationstar. I recently received correspondence indicating that our escrow account is short by approximately $10,000. The tax amount it is attempting to collect is double what w...
18:28, 08/25/2019

Row erupts between Downing Street and Channel 4 after Boris Johnson scraps interview after 'coward' rebuke from news chief A row has erupted between Downing Street and Channel 4 after Boris Johnson refused to give an interview at the G7 summit, days after being criticised by the broadcaster's news chief....
18:28, 08/25/2019

Marvel just confirmed the first title from MCU Phase 5, but it won’t be the first movie to hit theaters When Marvel announced the lineup of movies and Disney+ TV series that will be included of the fourth phase of its Cinematic Universe, the company said it revealed everything related to Phase 4. That was back at Comic-Con a few weeks ago. In the meant...
18:28, 08/25/2019

Rins just beats Marquez to win thrilling MotoGP race at Silverstone Suzuki rider Alex Rins pulled off a sensational last-corner move to beat MotoGP champion Marc Marquez to win a thrilling British Grand Prix at Silverstone...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Andrea Dovizioso taken for hospital checks after British GP crash Andrea Dovizioso has been airlifted to Coventry hospital after a huge crash during MotoGP's British Grand Prix, with the Italian suffering temporary memory loss...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Rins lost track of last lap in Marquez MotoGP Silverstone battle British Grand Prix winner Alex Rins says he was nearly left to rue a "very big mistake" in the race, as he lost track of the number of laps during his fight with Marc Marquez...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Ancient Greek Physician Hippocrates and the Medical Revolution Classical Greece is considered by many to be the birthplace of modern Western civilization.  ...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Surprise Discovery Reveals Ancient City of Troy is 5,500 Years Old The city of Troy has fascinated people for millennia. Once thought to be purely mythological, the lost city emerged as a real place in history when it was discovered in Turkey by Heinrich Schliemann in the 1870s. ...
18:00, 08/25/2019

‘Once-in-a-Lifetime’ Pictish Stone Discovered In Scotland The rare discovery of a Pictish symbol stone has been uncovered deep in the Scottish Highlands, and it is truly marvelous. ...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Anniversary Gifts: From Medieval Wreaths to Modern Getaways It is not entirely clear when the custom of anniversary gifting began. However, early records show that marriage ceremonies and contracts were in existence four millennia ago – as far back as in ancient Mesopotamia.  ...
18:00, 08/25/2019

400+ Indigenous Tribes Under Threat as Amazon Burns The fires blazing across the Amazon rainforest in Brazil are devastating. They’re making international headlines and sparking sadness and outrage across the globe as people worry about how the planet’s “lungs” are taking a backseat to economic intere...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Nearly 900,000 asylum seekers living in limbo in EU, figures show Backlog of claims persists despite number of arrivals almost halving in two yearsClose to 900,000 asylum seekers in the EU are waiting to have their claims processed, according to figures from the European statistics office.Women, men and unaccompani...
18:00, 08/25/2019

End-of-season review: from McIlroy’s agony to Xiyu Lin’s shot along a bridge | Scott Murray A review of the golfing year features McIlroy’s disastrous start at Portrush and Hinako Shibuno’s fairytale win at the British OpenAs the freshly plundered FedEx truck disappears down the lane, not so much as a bronze centime left rattling around the...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Paul Pogba vows to fight against racist abuse for the ‘next generation’ • Manchester United teammate Marcus Rashford also targeted• Kick It Out call for decisive action from Twitter against trollsPaul Pogba has vowed to fight against racism “for the next generation” after finding himself the target of online trolls.The M...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Ben Stokes inspires England to sensational third Test win over Australia • Australia 179 & 246, England 67 & 362• Stokes hits 135* as home side level the series at 1-1Ben Stokes steered England to a sensational Ashes Test victory by one wicket at Headingley as he struck an astonishing innings of 135 not out to help square...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Tottenham v Newcastle: Premier League - live! Minute-by-minute updates as Spurs host the Magpies in north LondonSteve Bruce invokes siege mentality to navigate the Newcastle stormMauricio Pochettino says Eriksen situation is hurting player and clubEmail Nick here or tweet him @NickAmes82 4.55pm ...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Bournemouth 1-3 Manchester City: Premier League – as it happened Sergio Agüero scored twice and Raheem Sterling also struck on the south coast as Manchester City returned to winning ways at Bournemouth• Agüero at the double for City to down Bournemouth 4.09pm BST Read Dominic Fifield’s match report from Bournemout...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Boris Johnson will have us laughing all the way to the food bank | Will Self The dialectical relation between politics and comedy is taking us somewhere deeply unfunnyHello, I’ll be standing in for David Mitchell this week, and Stewart Lee next. I’d like to apologise for this in advance: regular readers of this column have be...
18:00, 08/25/2019

'Sorry, but I am too busy to talk to you right now': this is our modern life reality | Bob Brody It has nothing to do with you, my being too busy. It’s me. I’m too busy for work-life balance“On an average day, nearly everyone age 15 and over (96%) engaged in some sort of leisure activity, such as watching TV, socializing, or exercising. Men spen...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Massive pumice 'raft' spotted in the Pacific could help replenish Great Barrier Reef The 150 sq km field of floating rock was created by an underwater volcanic eruption near TongaA giant raft of pumice, which was spotted in the Pacific and is expected to make its way towards Australia, could help the recovery of the Great Barrier Ree...
18:00, 08/25/2019

'We all know he's unfit': Joe Walsh to challenge Trump in Republican primary Former congressman is one of president’s most vocal criticsOpinion: Trump seems to think he’s an emperorJoe Walsh, a talk radio host and former congressman, said on Sunday he would challenge Donald Trump for the 2020 Republican presidential nominatio...
18:00, 08/25/2019

G7 summit: Iran foreign minister makes surprise Biarritz appearance Visit comes during summit at which policy on Iran has been one of most contentious issuesIran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, has made a surprise appearance in Biarritz in the middle of a G7 summit where western policy towards Iran has been...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Lightning Strike At PGA Tour Championship Injures Six Spectators Six people were injured at East Lake Golf Club on Saturday when lightning struck a tree near the south end of the course. The incident occurred less than 30 minutes after the third round of the PGA Tour Championship had been halted due to weather con...
17:42, 08/25/2019

Video Shows Mateen Cleaves's Accuser Struggling To Flee His Motel Room Former Michigan State men’s basketball player Mateen Cleaves was acquitted on Tuesday of four sexual assault charges stemming from an incident with a 24-year-old woman in September of 2015. Video of the incident that was shown in the courtroom has si...
17:14, 08/25/2019

Report: Holy Shit! Andrew Luck Is Retiring! ESPN is reporting that Andrew Luck just up and retired tonight. The season is just two weeks away! The Colts were playing a preseason game when the news broke!...
17:14, 08/25/2019

What Andrew Luck Means Given the circumstances, it’s remarkable Andrew Luck wasn’t playing for the Detroit Lions. The Colts franchise QB is retiring less than two weeks before the NFL season is slated to begin. There’s already a host of people, namely idiot Colts fans, rea...
17:14, 08/25/2019

Andrew Luck Walked Off To A Chorus Of Boos, And One Guy Yelling "Don't Do It!" News of Andrew Luck’s impending retirement must have surely been an absolute gut punch to learn about for any Colts fan, but, for some watching Bears-Colts in Indianapolis on Sunday, it also elicited serious feelings of anger. These emotions manifest...
17:14, 08/25/2019

Forget Jon Snow, Kit Harington just landed a massive role in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe What better way to make Jon Snow forgotten if you’re still in pain after that final Game of Thrones season than to focus on the future of Kit Harington’s acting? The star has already moved on to much greener pastures, and that’s Mar...
16:56, 08/25/2019

Trump approves of Johnson’s tough approach to Brexit, promises ‘very big trade deal’ The British prime minister has vowed to bring his country out of the EU on Oct. 31 no matter what, an approach that has raised worries about a chaotic divorce that could cause chaos and hurt the economy. Trump promised that he and Johnson would work ...
16:56, 08/25/2019

Clothing brand Hush sees rapid growth in backlash against fast fashion UK brand whose sales jumped 35% last year says it appeals to women not driven by trendsPrettyLittleThing and Missguided have hit the big time selling £5 dresses and £1 bikinis to the youth market but another online British brand, Hush, is expanding r...
16:28, 08/25/2019

Alouettes vs. Argonauts: Take the Over in this CFL battle The Montreal Alouettes pulled off a stirring comeback win at the Calgary Stampeders last week, erasing a fourth-quarter deficit for a 40-34 overtime victory. It was one of the most exciting CFL games of the season, a wild, back-and-forth contest fill...
16:28, 08/25/2019

Phillies vs. Marlins: Aaron Nola gives Philadelphia the edge Little League World Series this afternoon. International champion Curacao is a -150 favorite to beat the U.S. champion Louisiana. Over/Under for how many kids crying is set at 3 ¹/₂. … In minor league news, the Orioles have been eliminated from...
16:28, 08/25/2019

Sunday's Best Deals: The Frame TVs, 20% Off Amazon Warehouse, Kindle Nonfiction, And More A big Kindle nonfiction sale, an extra 20% off Amazon Warehouse items, and Samsung’s Frame TVs lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web. ...
16:28, 08/25/2019

Brexit news latest: Philip Hammond demands Boris Johnson apologises over 'Operation Yellowhammer' dossier leak allegations Former Chancellor Philip Hammond has called for Boris Johnson to apologise following claims that ministers from Theresa May's government leaked the "Operation Yellowhammer" papers....
16:00, 08/25/2019

Majorca crash: Five dead, including one child, after collision between small plane and helicopter Authorities on the Spanish island of Majorca have said at least five people have been killed after a collision between a small plane and a helicopter....
16:00, 08/25/2019

Inside Ariana Grande's Massive, Yearlong Evolution What a year it's been for Ariana Grande. The 26-year-old has been through so much in the last 12 months, from chart-topping songs to tearful goodbyes. Throughout all of the highs and......
16:00, 08/25/2019

Khloe Kardashian Praises Ex Lamar Odom for Sharing the Depths of His Addiction Khloe Kardashian has no problem with Lamar Odom telling his truth. In this clip from Keeping Up With the Kardashians' upcoming 17th season, premiering Sunday, Sept. 8, the Good......
16:00, 08/25/2019

Selfie culture has doomed the world’s most precious tourist sites Instagram posts of the blooming poppy fields in Lake Elsinore last March inspired thousands to flock to the small Southern California town. A total of 100,000 visited in just one day, causing so much traffic gridlock and crushed wildlife that the loc...
16:00, 08/25/2019

How a study on rabbits revealed the secret to living a longer life Julia’s never clicked with her co-workers. Once, she hid out in the bathroom to avoid a “team-building” exercise. Shooting shoulder pain makes her want to hide under the covers. She’s so exhausted at night, she plops in front of the TV to relax. Gary...
16:00, 08/25/2019

How the world’s first quintuplets were exploited in a human zoo It was a typical playground — if you ignored the barbed wire and bizarre signs: “PLEASE COOPERATE; SILENCE IS REQUESTED.” “NO PHOTOGRAPHS ALLOWED TO BE TAKEN OF THE CHILDREN.” The children in question were the internationally famous Dionne quintuplet...
16:00, 08/25/2019

Bon apetite! Here’s how G-7 leaders feasted to start French summit The 45th Annual Group of 7 Summit officially kicked off Saturday night — with President Trump joining world leaders for a fancy dinner at a clifftop lighthouse in the scenic French seaside resort of Biarritz. The leaders of the US, Canada, the ...
16:00, 08/25/2019

Hong Kong police fire tear gas, water cannons as protesters take to the streets While a large crowd rallied in a nearby park, another group of protesters took over a main street, strewing bamboo poles on the pavement and lining up orange and white traffic barriers and cones to try to obstruct the police....
15:42, 08/25/2019

Trump regrets not raising tariffs on China higher, White House says U.S. President Donald Trump’s only regret in hiking tariffs on China is that he didn’t raise them higher, his press secretary said Sunday after the president had earlier signaled some remorse for an escalating trade war with China....
15:42, 08/25/2019

North Korea says test of new ‘super-large’ multiple rocket launcher was a success The North’s Korean Central News Agency said Saturday’s weapons test was successful and cited Kim as saying the rocket launcher is “indeed a great weapon.”...
15:42, 08/25/2019

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck announces retirement after loss to Bears The Indianapolis Colts quarterback heard boos as he walked away from the field, then walked to the podium and made the surprise decision official. The oft-injured star is retiring at age 29....
15:42, 08/25/2019

‘How will the National Grid cope when millions of EVs are plugged in?’ Opinion 25 Aug, 2019 After recent National Grid power cuts, Mike Rutherford thinks the UK is a long way away from being able to cope with the EV revolution...
15:42, 08/25/2019

Williams must "keep perspective" over rapid gains with 2019 F1 car Williams's extra diligence with its Formula 1 car development is already paying dividends but it will not get carried away by gains it makes over the rest of the season...
15:14, 08/25/2019

Rally Germany WRC: Tanak closes in on fourth win in five rallies Toyota's Ott Tanak is within touching distance of a fourth World Rally Championship victory in five outings ahead of the final stage of Rally Germany...
15:14, 08/25/2019

Tanak extends WRC lead over rival Neuville with Rally Germany win Ott Tanak's World Rally Championship lead has been extended to 35 points over Thierry Neuville after recording a third successive Rally Germany victory for Toyota...
15:14, 08/25/2019

Rast wins at Lausitzring, as Audi takes title in DTM's 500th race Rene Rast bounced back from a disastrous Lausitzring opener to take victory in race two, after his Audi team-mate and title rival Nico Muller completed a recovery drive to second...
15:14, 08/25/2019

Crowd control: street photographer Shane Taylor’s images of London A hit on Instagram, Taylor’s quest for finding connections in crowds helped him overcome social anxietyThey could be snapshots of an earlier time. In Shane Taylor’s street photographs of London, we see gentlemen in trilbys stalking around Mayfair and...
14:56, 08/25/2019

NFL: Indianapolis Colts star Andrew Luck retires after 'cycle of injury pain' – video Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck has retired from the NFL in a shock announcement. The 29-year-old says he is quitting after mounting injuries, adding ‘it’s the hardest decision of my life but it is the right decision for me’. Luck has miss...
14:56, 08/25/2019

Stewart Lee book extract: ‘My work became increasingly angry, bitter and incoherent’ Ahead of an annotated collection of his Observer columns, extracted below, Stewart Lee reflects on how political turmoil has affected his writing over the past three yearsI always maintain that I take on a persona when writing columns for the Observe...
14:56, 08/25/2019

G7 can’t turn a blind eye to ecocide in the Amazon Leaders must ask themselves if Jair Bolsonaro’s destructive attitude to the forest and its peoples should be considered a crimeWhen G7 leaders sit in judgment on Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro this weekend, the question they should ask themselves...
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Is a global recession coming? Here are seven warning signs The US-China trade war, jitters in Germany and Brexit uncertainty point to a slumpThe global economy is heading into recession. At least that is the fear after months of warning signs from the engine of global trade, which has spluttered this year. H...
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Free Nazanin or I fear she will take her life, pleads husband Richard Ratcliffe warns of serious threat to mental health of Briton in Iran after harsh new jail terms were imposedThe husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian woman detained in Iran, fears she may try to take her own life if she is...
14:56, 08/25/2019

Italy's parties scramble to form government by Tuesday deadline Choice of PM proves main obstacle as PD and M5S try to head off far-right coalitionThe name of the next Italian prime minister is the main hurdle in talks between the anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S) and the centre-left Democratic party (P...
14:56, 08/25/2019

PewDiePie surpasses 100m subscriber mark on YouTube Controversial gaming vlogger, 29, is owner of second most popular channel by subscribersThe gaming vlogger Felix Kjellberg, AKA PewDiePie, has surpassed 100 million subscribers on YouTube.Kjellberg, the owner of the channel with the second most subsc...
14:56, 08/25/2019

Barcelona police spare bathers' blushes with clothing 'robbery kits' Initiative particularly welcome among those who have clothes stolen on city’s nudist beachesPolice in Barcelona have handed out more than 100 emergency clothing kits to bathers who return from a swim to find everything they left on the beach has been...
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Emmanuel Macron floats plan at G7 to defuse Iran tensions Trump noncommittal about easing oil embargo in return for compliance with nuclear dealEmmanuel Macron, the French president, has floated a plan at the G7 summit to defuse rising tensions in the Gulf by partially lifting the US oil embargo on Iran in ...
14:56, 08/25/2019

Berlin Philharmonic enters new era with Kirill Petrenko as its shy figurehead Simon Rattle’s successor takes over – and shows why he was orchestra’s choice of conductorThe Berlin Philharmonic, considered by many to be the world’s finest orchestra, ushered in a new era in its 137-year history at the Philharmonie concert hall on...
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Homophobic? Maybe. But at least Midnight Cowboy showed me gay men on screen | Ryan Gilbey The film is 50, and the debate is on about its motives. But growing up, I hankered after images of other gay men, however they were treatedMidnight Cowboy moseys into UK cinemas again next month on the occasion of its 50th anniversary, and with it co...
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Sauce and sensuality: TV drama adds extra mischief to Austen As the author’s final work, Sanditon, starts on television, the acclaimed screenwriter Andrew Davies talks about ‘the joy of Jane’He’s the king of the period drama, the man who infamously sexed up everything from Pride and Prejudice to War and Peace,...
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Ashes 2019: England v Australia, third Test day four – live! OBO updates from the fourth day of play at HeadingleyAndy Bull: Joe Root awakens his inner BoycottAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 1.54pm BST 99th over: England 245-4 (Stokes 37, Bairstow 36) Lyon to Stokes, and missed at first slip! Bar...
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Bournemouth v Manchester City: Premier League – live! Minute-by-minute updates as City travel to the south coastMendy’s hard work can earn reward, says GuardiolaEmail Ben here or tweet @benfisherj to get in touch 1.51pm BST Ten minutes until kick-off in Dorset. Any pre-match thoughts or feelings? “As a ...
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No deal will mean so many compromises for Britain: Trump will make sure of that Concessions on food standards, data protection, taxes on tech giants … EU membership was never like thisBritain’s abject weakness as a trading nation is on full display in Biarritz at this weekend’s G7 summit. The warm embrace from Donald Trump for h...
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Sorry, but I am too busy to talk to you right now | Bob Brody It has nothing to do with you, my being too busy. It’s me. I’m too busy for work-life balance“On an average day, nearly everyone age 15 and over (96%) engaged in some sort of leisure activity, such as watching TV, socializing, or exercising. Men spen...
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‘My daughter was raised during the siege of Aleppo. I had to make a film for her’ For Sama, a new documentary from award-winning Syrian journalist Waad al-Kateab, has won global acclaim. She talks about filming and family life on the frontlineThe camera focuses on Sama’s face. She is the sweetest baby and looks, at first glance, a...
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The fall of Prague: ‘Drunk tourists are acting like they’ve conquered our city’ As the Czech Republic capital launches a crackdown, the Observer joins one of the organised pub crawls that are blighting residents’ livesEugen Kukla could not have made his feelings clearer as 120 drunken tourists thronged noisily past his home arou...
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Edna O’Brien: ‘I want to go out as someone who spoke the truth’ The veteran Irish writer talks about God, football and scandal – and her searing new novel, about a Nigerian girl abducted by Boko HaramIn May 2017, I watched Edna O’Brien read from a work-in-progress before a predominantly young audience at a publis...
14:56, 08/25/2019

Hong Kong protests: police fire teargas at demonstrators in triad-linked district March through Tsuen Wan after 29 protesters arrested in overnight clashesPolice have fired teargas at protesters after tens of thousands of people poured on to the streets on a rainy day in a Hong Kong area noted for its links with triad gangsters, w...
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Boris Johnson: no deal would mean UK did not owe Brexit divorce bill PM says keeping £39bn is not threat but ‘reality’ before meeting with Donald TuskBoris Johnson has said the £39bn Brexit divorce bill would not “strictly speaking” be owed to Brussels in full in the event of no deal, insisting: “It’s not a threat. It...
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Landmark US case to expose rampant racial bias behind the death penalty Top capital lawyers head to North Carolina as judges consider the cases of four inmates who faced ‘bleached’ juriesThe dark secret of America’s death penalty – the blatant and intentional racial bias that infects the system, distorting juries and thr...
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Lisa Bloom: lawyer in Epstein case speaks of suffering sexual abuse Bloom, representing two alleged victims of financier, says being a survivor ‘has enabled me to have a lot of compassion’Lisa Bloom, the powerhouse lawyer who has risen to prominence in the #MeToo era, has spoken of suffering sexual abuse herself. Rel...
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White House insists Trump not having second thoughts on China trade war Asked he is rethinking tariffs, president says: ‘Sure. Why not?’Press secretary: Trump regrets not raising tariffs higherDonald Trump admitted on Sunday to having second thoughts about raising tariffs against China, spark brief hopes of a possible tr...
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How to fight like Vasyl Lomachenko Lee Wylie examines what makes Vasyl Lomachenko the best boxer on the planet today The post How to fight like Vasyl Lomachenko appeared first on Boxing News....
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Juan Francisco Estrada defends WBC super-fly crown in Mexico Unification clash with Britain's Kal Yafai could be next for Juan Francisco Estrada The post Juan Francisco Estrada defends WBC super-fly crown in Mexico appeared first on Boxing News....
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Sergey Kovalev defeats the courageous Anthony Yarde – The BN Verdict How Sergey Kovalev and Anthony Yarde followed the script in their light-heavyweight battle The post Sergey Kovalev defeats the courageous Anthony Yarde – The BN Verdict appeared first on Boxing News....
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Arizona law means local minimum wage hikes may bear a cost PHOENIX (AP) — A state law taking effect Tuesday could make Arizona municipalities and counties reimburse the state for new costs resulting from a local minimum wage above the statewide rate. The Arizona Republic reports that provisions in a budget l...
14:56, 08/25/2019

‘Red flag laws’ offer tool for preventing some gun violence After a white supremacist discussed plans on Facebook for a mass shooting at a synagogue, police in Washington used a new law to quickly seize his 12 firearms, long before he was convicted of any crime. But when a Tennessee father became alarmed abou...
14:56, 08/25/2019

Having a dog can help you have a healthy heart, study finds A new study links owning a dog to better heart health, finding that participants with pets had healthier diets, blood sugar levels and were more physically active....
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent treatment for tumor on pancreas, Supreme Court says Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently underwent a fresh round of treatment for a cancerous tumor on her pancreas, the high court said in a statement Friday. The three-week radiation treatment, performed at the Memorial Sloan Ke...
14:56, 08/25/2019

North Korea launches two short-range ballistic missiles North Korea launched two short-range ballistic missiles, two U.S. officials confirmed to NBC News. The launches were about 15 minutes apart and were thought to be similar to projectiles launched last week, the officials said. “North Korea fire...
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TPD evacuate businesses for possible explosive device TUCSON — Tucson Police officers discovered a possible explosive while performing a traffic stop in a supermarket parking lot on the city’s south side. While talking to the driver about the traffic violation, an officer spotted the device ...
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Pedestrian killed after Friday night crash in Pima County PIMA CO. — A man is dead after he was hit by a vehicle Friday night in Pima county. County officials say deputies responded to a report of a crash involving a car and a pedestrian near the intersection of West Valencia and Settler Ave. First re...
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Tucson police: Homemade explosive device found in vehicle TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Tucson police say an officer spotted a homemade explosive device in a vehicle during a traffic stop in a supermarket parking lot Saturday, forcing the closure of several businesses as the bomb squad removed the device. Police say...
14:56, 08/25/2019

Lawsuit challenges development project near San Pedro River TUICSON, Ariz. (AP) — Another lawsuit has been filed challenging a planned new 28,000-home development that critics say threatens to dry up the San Pedro River in southeastern Arizona. The Arizona Daily Star reports that the suit filed Friday by six ...
14:56, 08/25/2019

Jeffrey Epstein was taken off suicide watch by high-level psychologist Jeffrey Epstein, the multimillionaire financier who died by suicide while in federal jail on sex-trafficking charges, had been taken off suicide watch by a doctoral-level psychologist, the Justice Department said in a letter to Congress. Epstein, 66,...
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Weekend forecast: Drying trend resumes Sunday across Southern Arizona TUCSON – It appears to be another dry weekend for most of the Tucson metro. Expect a 20% chance of isolated storms this evening in Tucson. However, most storm development is favoring areas south of the metro. Most storms across Southern Arizon...
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One last preview of UA vs. Hawaii football game HONOLULU –  The U of A football team kicks off the 2019 season at 7:30 p.m. against Hawaii.  Here’s more from our Saturday early newscast: ...
14:56, 08/25/2019

UA Volleyball “Red-Blue” game a success at McKale Center TUCSON – The nationally ranked Arizona Wildcat volleyball team dazzled hundreds of fans at McKale Center in a fun, successful, intrasquad scrimmage game. Here’s highlights from the “Red-Blue” game from our Saturday sportscast:...
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“Dream Shot” by Lute Olson Fantasy dream camper makes more UA memories TUCSON – The 2019 Lute Olson Adult Fantasy Basketball camp is in full swing.  It’s a chance for die-hard-fans to get “up, close & personal” with some of the best Arizona Wildcat basketball players of all time.  Here’s mo...
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UA b-ball greats enjoy game at “East Coast Subs” alongside dreamer fans TUCSON – The Lute Olson Fantasy Basketball Camp allows die-hard fans to get “up close & personal” with some of the best Arizona hoops stars of all time.   Apart from play with them on the court, fantasy campers got the chance to wat...
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Colts QB Andrew Luck retires from the NFL INDIANAPOLIS — Andrew Luck watched one last game from the sideline Saturday. Then he said goodbye to the NFL. The Colts quarterback heard boos as he walked away from the field, then walked to the podium and made the surprise decision official. The of...
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Vegas, sportsbooks react to Andrew Luck’s retirement Andrew Luck’s retirement from the NFL on Saturday sent shockwaves through Vegas and sportsbooks in New Jersey. Some sportsbooks, including DraftKings in New Jersey, pulled the Colts off the board for win totals and Super Bowl futures, according...
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Mets waste Pete Alonso’s history-tying blast in ugly loss The Mets hardly looked like a team that had pulled itself off the mat and back into playoff contention during Saturday’s ugly 9-5 loss to the Braves at Citi Field. From a third straight subpar outing by Zack Wheeler, to poor baserunning and bad defen...
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Sam Darnold ends on high, now can focus on games that count Sam Darnold finished off his preseason with a touchdown pass Saturday night. Now, he can focus on the games that count. The second-year quarterback and the entire Jets offense had a bit of a ragged night, struggling against the Saints’ starters. But ...
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How Yankees, Torres should handle questionable call LOS ANGELES — Call it the fog of WAR. Some big names, with sizeable Wins Above Replacement totals, took part in the critical play from Saturday afternoon’s 2-1 Yankees loss at Dodger Stadium, a suspenseful game with a hell of an ending that featured ...
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Fantasy football: Check out slot receivers in PPR format One of the most important things you need to do when joining a fantasy football league is read the rules thoroughly. Not only will the rules feed you important information, such as roster construction and how you acquire free agents, but they will al...
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Where it went all wrong for Mets’ Zack Wheeler A slow start from Zack Wheeler put the Mets in a tough position Saturday against the Braves. Wheeler, who struggled with the strike zone, had allowed four earned runs by the end of the third inning and couldn’t quite find a rhythm throughout his six ...
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It was a mixed bag for the Jets’ Ty Montgomery Ty Montgomery can look at Saturday night’s performance one of two ways. He can be thrilled with his overall effort, his touchdown reception and 45 total yards. Or he can be annoyed by his first touch, a fumble after a 5-yard gain that led to a Saints...
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Tough cuts must be made in order to win fantasy titles If you find yourself still reading fantasy baseball columns at this time of year, then congratulations are in order. You are in the hunt for your league’s championship, and that is no easy feat. Especially after the season we’ve endured, between the ...
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The reminder Andrew Luck’s retirement brings Jets, Giants fans The news that Andrew Luck had suddenly retired broke midway through the Jets’ preseason game against the Saints on Saturday night at MetLife Stadium, and the message it delivered had nothing to do with the Jets losing 28-13 or anything that took plac...
14:28, 08/25/2019

Jets GM Joe Douglas facing first big test Two months after getting hired as the general manager, Jets general manager Joe Douglas faces his first test. He and his personnel staff must comb through the 1,200 players about to get cut next weekend and figure out who can help the team. “We are p...
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Pete Alonso’s record-tying blast can’t hide Mets’ sloppiness When Todd Hundley hit 41 home runs to set the Mets’ single-season record in 1996, it was the only thing worth paying attention to around the team that year. The Mets went 71-91 under the late Dallas Green, and Hundley ended up all but forgotten two y...
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Didi Gregorius’ bunt gamble didn’t pay off for Yankees LOS ANGELES — Two bunts to the left side of an infield that was wide open thanks to an aggressive Dodgers shift in the ninth inning might have been head-scratching to some, especially after the second one resulted in a strikeout when it went foul. It...
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The 10 intriguing storylines to watch for in college football Here are the Top 10 college football storylines to watch: 1. Michigan’s opening Before Jim Harbaugh came back to campus, the Wolverines had failed to win double-digit games in six of the previous seven years. Since their former quarterback’s return i...
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The exit velo stat that really made the Yankees’ CC Sabathia smile LOS ANGELES — Naturally, CC Sabathia smiled when the issue of his final swing of the day — and quite possibly his career — arose on Saturday afternoon. Doubly so when he learned that his lineout to right field traveled at an exit velocity of 97 mph, ...
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Edwin Diaz exits with back injury after giving up another home run Edwin Diaz’s brief appearance Saturday might have been a reflection of how he was feeling. The closer came on in the ninth inning, gave up a home run and promptly exited the game with tightness in his upper back after facing just three batters as the...
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Jets kicker Taylor Bertolet may have just saved his job The Jets may not need to go outside the organization for a placekicker after all. For one night at least, Taylor Bertolet gave the team’s decision makers something to think about before looking for someone else. He made both of his attempts, from 48 ...
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Yankees’ Edwin Encarnacion on the comeback trail LOS ANGELES — Yankees first baseman/DH Edwin Encarnacion took ground balls, played catch and hit off a batting tee Saturday, according to Yankees manager Aaron Boone. “From my understanding that went well,’’ Boone said of Encarnacion, who is on the i...
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Imagine this Yankees-Dodgers battle taking place in October LOS ANGELES — If this series is a preview of the World Series, give me more. The Yankees and the Dodgers in October would be epic. Just listen to Dodgers manager Dave Roberts after his team snuck away with a 2-1 victory over the Yankees on Saturday a...
14:28, 08/25/2019

The wildest ride: on the back of a MotoGP racer Punching a crocodile? Pulling a tiger's tail? Getting on the back of a Ducati MotoGP motorcycle? What's the world's most intense thrill? Randy Mamola competed in more than 150 motorcycle Grands Prix and held his head high among the greats of the spo...
14:28, 08/25/2019

The test track pioneering car development: behind the scenes at Horiba MIRA This is not a test: MIRA's technicians are able to put cars through their paces exactly as they would be in the real world The facility is more than just a proving ground – it’s a global hub for new technology in the car industry If you thought of...
14:28, 08/25/2019

Long read: What is the future of driving for fun? It’s the driver doing this, not the car – but for how much longer? With the dawn of the all-electric sports car almost upon us, we ponder (in a Cayman GT4) what it means for the true driving enthusiast The cattle-grid rattles under the car. Not fo...
14:28, 08/25/2019

Watch NASA scientists pretend the Australian Outback is Mars Next year is going to be a pretty big deal for scientists studying Mars, with both NASA’s Mars 2020 mission and the ExoMars rover mission kicking off in the summer. NASA, the European Space Agency, and Russia’s Roscosmos are all doing the...
14:28, 08/25/2019

Brave New World: Uncle Sam is taxing robots as companies invest in advanced tech It’s a brave new world for the IRS: taxing robots. Uncle Sam is padding the Treasury with millions of dollars to assess bots at the same time that corporations invest more in advanced technology and labor-saving machinery, according to experts. New “...
14:28, 08/25/2019

2019 MTV VMAs: Your Guide to the Winners, Performers and More Buckle up, it's time for the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. Now in its 36th consecutive year, the VMAs has birthed some of pop culture's most unforgettable moments and this year......
14:01, 08/25/2019

All the Couples You Forgot Attended the MTV VMAs Together Before They Split Remember when Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake were the reigning king and queen of the MTV VMAs? One of the music world's most beloved former couples attended the annual show two......
14:01, 08/25/2019

21 Times Rosalía Perfected the Art of Fierce and Fabulous Fashion When it comes to Rosalía, the word "basic" isn't part of her vocabulary. From her flashy music videos to her audacious beauty and fashion lewks, the 25-year-old singer is......
14:01, 08/25/2019

Trudeau meets with Trump at G7 summit with focus on trade, economic issues The prime minister will host the bilateral meeting, and is expected to focus on building upon positive dealings that he and other Canadian officials have had with the White House in recent days and weeks....
14:01, 08/25/2019

Brazil deploys troops to help fight fires in the Amazon Some 44,000 troops will be available for “unprecedented” operations to put out the fires, and forces are heading to six Brazilian states that asked for federal help, Defense Minister Fernando Azevedo said....
14:01, 08/25/2019

Four wheels bad, but three sehr gut. Germans climb aboard cargo bikes As Berlin tries to switch to greener transport, people are choosing the bike, not the electric car – and it’s becoming a status symbolIn a fashionable corner of the capital of Germany, Europe’s “car nation”, parents picking up or dropping off their o...
13:28, 08/25/2019

UK fracking site near Blackpool reports largest tremor yet Cuadrilla reports ‘mico-seismic event’ at Preston New Road facility on Saturday nightA tremor of magnitude 2.1 has been recorded at the UK’s only active fracking site – the largest detected at the facility.The energy firm Cuadrilla said the “micro-se...
13:28, 08/25/2019

Americans' love of hiking has driven elk to the brink, scientists say Trail use near Vail, Colorado, has more than doubled since 2009. It’s had a devastating impact on a herd of elkBiologists used to count over 1,000 head of elk from the air near Vail, Colorado. The majestic brown animals, a symbol of the American west...
13:28, 08/25/2019

'Damage has been done': Newark water crisis echoes Flint The New Jersey city’s lead contamination crisis has been more than three years in the making – and residents feel officials have been slow to actOn a steaming August afternoon in Newark, New Jersey, a stream of cars parked in front of the Boylan Stre...
13:28, 08/25/2019

Trump tweets he wants to help build long-promised Second Ave subway Plans for the line were first approved in 1929, but it took until 2017 -- and $4.5 billion -- to complete its first leg, from 63rd Street to 96th Street....
13:28, 08/25/2019

Public schools are ‘ripping parents off’ with classroom supplies scheme Big Apple parents are getting a crash course in cutthroat capitalism at their kid’s schools, which are strong-arming them into buying supplies at sky-high prices to pad the bottom line....
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Carranza reportedly pushed aside longtime superintendent for being ‘white’ The Department of Education says she “stepped down,” but longtime Upper West Side superintendent Ilene Altschul got pushed out because she’s white, sources told The Post....
13:28, 08/25/2019

Addisleigh Park leaders slam Chirlane McCray over Billie Holiday statue location A statue of Billie Holiday, commissioned by first lady Chirlane McCray’s program to honor female luminaries, is slated to be erected in front of Queens Borough Hall, four miles from the jazz legend’s home in Addisleigh Park in the 1940s. And that dec...
13:28, 08/25/2019

Veteran New Jersey correction officer killed in wild police pursuit A veteran New Jersey correction officer was killed early Saturday when the driver of an allegedly stolen car slammed into his vehicle during a wild pursuit, according to a police union and a report....
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Thief swipes entire cash register from Chelsea Italian restaurant A thief swiped an entire cash register -- and two bottles of Hennessey -- from a Chelsea Italian restaurant early Saturday, and casually strolled out of the eatery with his loot in tow, surveillance video shows....
13:28, 08/25/2019

Long Island teen escapes kidnap attempt by Uber driver A quick-thinking 15-year-old girl outwitted the Uber driver who tried to kidnap her and take her to his Brooklyn home to sexually assault her — escaping his car and calling police, Newsday reported, citing charges by police and prosecutors. The teen ...
13:28, 08/25/2019

Trudeau to meet with Trump at G7 summit with focus on trade, economic issues The prime minister will host the bilateral meeting, and is expected to focus on building upon positive dealings that he and other Canadian officials have had with the White House in recent days and weeks....
13:28, 08/25/2019

Protesters, police skirmish in Hong Kong after pro-democracy march While a large crowd rallied in a nearby park, another group of protesters took over a main street, strewing bamboo poles on the pavement and lining up orange and white traffic barriers and cones to try to obstruct the police....
13:28, 08/25/2019

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos: Neymar is one of the top three players in the world Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos hailed Neymar as one of the top three players on the planet after their disappointing 1-1 draw with Real Valladolid on Saturday....
13:28, 08/25/2019

How will Barcelona line up vs Real Betis as Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Ousmane Dembele all miss out? Barcelona have problems in attack for Sunday night's La Liga clash at home to Real Betis as Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Ousmane Dembele are all out....
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Real Madrid news LIVE! Latest from Los Blancos with transfers, Champions League draw and Villarreal up next After a difficult pre-season, Zinedine Zidane's side kicked off their campaign in La Liga with a 3-1 win away to Celta Vigo on August 17, but some familiar failings returned in Saturday's 1-1 draw at home to Valladolid ....
13:28, 08/25/2019

Odyssey’s end: exploring Milos and Sifnos, Greece On his last leg – literally – of a summer tour, our writer finds two lesser-known Cyclades islands are full of mostly pleasant surprises, from the warm hospitality to swimming off deserted beachesDawn was breaking as I swam out from Paliochori beach....
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A diet app for kids is hard to swallow It’s marketed as wellness, but should children really be counting calories?Last September Weight Watchers changed its name. It had already rebranded, having dropped 600,000 subscribers and shifted its focus to “wellness” rather than diets, so a name ...
13:00, 08/25/2019

Gendered kids’ clothes, women without surnames, and an eyeroll for the ages | Séamas O’Reilly When a bad internet connection means socialising offline, I find myself ranting at a chap in the pubI’d just made an offhand comment in the pub, when I saw it. Nigel did an actual eye roll. And it was a good one. I’d barely met Nigel, a friend of a f...
13:00, 08/25/2019

Shock retirement of Colts Quarterback Luck from NFL aged 29 "Emotional Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck stunned the NFL on Saturday by announcing his retirement at the age of 29, citing the toll of a relentless cycle of injuries, rehab and \"pain.\""...
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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."...
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Terror-sponsor Iran threatens Washington think tank with actions by 'security apparatuses' Iran, an international sponsor of terrorism, has announced sanctions against a hawkish Washington think tank, threatening that any actions taken against it by "security apparatuses" will be "considered legitimate" by Tehran....
12:14, 08/25/2019

QUIZ: Can you identify the tennis stars from just their eyes? "Test your tennis knowledge by attempting to identify these well-known tennis stars from past and present - but you\u0027ve only got the eyes to go from!"...
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VOTE: Who's going to win 2019 US Open men's singles? "Will Novak Djokovic further close the gap on Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal by adding to his Grand Slam tally at the 2019 US Open, or will there be a surprise champion in New York?"...
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Paris Saint-Germain to bid for £100m Zaha - Paper Round "Paris Saint-Germain will bid for Wilfried Zaha, Norwich City line up Jack Butland, players are told to sue social media, and Fiorentina want Bobby Duncan."...
11:56, 08/25/2019

USADA confirms Coleman charges after he claims reports not true "American sprinter Christian Coleman has been charged with a potential anti-doping rule violation for failing to properly file his whereabouts information, the United States Anti-Doping Agency has now confirmed."...
11:56, 08/25/2019

Opinion: United's shock defeat means Solskjaer has solved nothing yet "Manchester United’s defeat at home to Crystal Palace brought back thoughts of last season’s misery under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, writes Alexander Netherton."...
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Highlights: Astana triumph in dramatic TTT as Jumbo-Visma crash "Astana take the team time trial spoils on Stage 1 of the 2019 Vuelta, but it\u0027s a surprisingly dramatic day with Jumbo-Visma suffering a big crash."...
11:56, 08/25/2019

Nauru president Baron Waqu loses election The president of Nauru, the world's smallest republic, lost his seat after six years in power. President Baron Waqu was a strong supporter of Australia keeping refugees in a camp on Nauru soil....
11:56, 08/25/2019

German state fights Islamist extremism with YouTube satire The state government of North Rhine-Westphalia is betting on wit and humor as an antidote to Islamist extremism. Extremists use YouTube to target young people, but NRW wants to fight fire with fire....
11:56, 08/25/2019

Does having children make you happy? Yes, if you let them | Kenan Malik A new study suggests non-parents are happier but kids bring great pleasure and joy if they are not viewed as constraintsChildren can make you happy. But only once they’ve left home. So suggests a new academic study. It’s the latest in a pile of recen...
11:28, 08/25/2019

Athletes have poor teeth despite brushing twice a day, study finds Researchers found athletes regularly drink energy drinks, and use gels, all of which can damage teethBritish Olympic and professional athletes could be damaging their teeth by regular using sports drinks, energy bars and gels, according to a study.Re...
11:28, 08/25/2019

Dig for victory: how archaeology can help veterans' mental health Volunteers at Strata Florida Abbey in Wales find they enjoy the work and camaraderieScrabbling around on hands and knees in a muddy trench surrounded by the misty mountains of mid Wales may not be everyone’s idea of a fun way to while away the last d...
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There’s a delightful ‘Wizard of Oz’ easter egg in Google Search right now In honor of this weekend’s 80th anniversary of the 1939 release of the classic movie musical The Wizard of Oz, Google has added an easter egg to Google Search that’s as richly immersive as the one movie fans may remember from a few months...
11:01, 08/25/2019

‘Breaking Bad’ movie confirmed and will debut on Netflix on October 11 We had a feeling that Vince Gilligan wasn’t entirely done with the Breaking Bad universe. Sure, we have Better Call Saul, but the series finale to Breaking Bad — which saw Jesse Pinkman escape from his Neo Nazi captors — left many f...
11:01, 08/25/2019

Notting Hill Carnival: Stunning archive pictures show Europe's biggest street party through the years As Notting Hill Carnival rolls into town for another year, stunning archive pictures have been unearthed which show Europe's biggest street party through the years....
10:42, 08/25/2019

Southall stabbing: Fatal victim 'begged for wife' after being knifed in leafy west London suburb A fatal stabbing victim begged to see his wife after he was attacked with a knife when leaving a pub in a leafy suburb in west London, according to a witness who gave first aid....
10:42, 08/25/2019

Notting Hill Carnival 2019: One million people and thousands of police officers to gather for London's biggest street party One million people and thousands of police officers will take to the streets of west London in scorching temperatures for Notting Hill Carnival today....
10:42, 08/25/2019

Iranian oil supertanker wanted by U.S. changes destination to Turkey Iranian state media did not acknowledge the new reported destination of the Adrian Darya, which carries 2.1 million barrels of Iranian crude oil worth some US$130 million....
10:14, 08/25/2019

Powerful, obscure U.S. law forms basis of Trump’s ‘order’ on trade China’s announcement Friday that it was raising tariffs on $75 billion in U.S. imports sent Trump into a rage and White House aides scrambling for a response....
10:14, 08/25/2019

Fiat 500 Jolly Spiaggina e-Icon: ‘You too can sample la dolce vita’ The groovy 60s doorless beach buggy classic has been fitted with an electric motor – and you can hire oneFiat 500 Jolly Spiaggina e-IconPrice £285 per day, hertz.com/selezioneitalia Fuel electric Range 120kmThe tiny Fiat 500 celebrated a big birthday...
09:56, 08/25/2019

Nigel Slater’s baked tomato recipes Celebrate the season with these two glorious dishes – a spicy sauce with ginger and coconut, and a tart with ricottaThere has been a subtle change of step. Spiky dahlias in carnival colours have replaced the pink roses in the jam jar on the kitchen t...
09:56, 08/25/2019

All my friends have had babies and I feel marginalised | Dear Mariella It’s hard when you don’t move in unison with your peers. It doesn’t mean abandoning friendships, says Mariella Frostrup, but don’t be afraid to keep a distance when neededThe dilemma I’m 34 and have been in a close friendship group with four other wo...
09:56, 08/25/2019

Sunday with Eudon Choi: ‘Take the train to Whitstable for oysters’ The designer on early starts and Instagram, and Islington Ottolenghi for toastiesWhen does your Sunday start? My body clock is pretty bad. I don’t set an alarm, but I’m still always up between six and seven. I sometimes think it’s unfortunate, but it...
09:56, 08/25/2019

Fuell Fluid ebike: ‘Turns heads in any bike lane’ This swift new ebike from Harley-Davidson man Erik Buell has sleek lines and extended rangeFuell Fluid ebikePrice £2,313, introductory offer on indiegogo.comRange 125 milesRecharge 5 hours or 80% in 2.5 hoursSpeed up to 28mphFrame aluminiumBrakes hyd...
09:56, 08/25/2019

A timeless look | Funmi Fetto How to create a classic look, plus a spot cream that works, and a new scent from a cult brandExperimenting with makeup is joyous. Years down the line, though, photographic evidence of your creativity might leave you cringing. Glossy skin juxtaposed w...
09:56, 08/25/2019

From the archive: Clive James has a meltdown at Madame Tussauds, 1980 Some of the historical figures looked pretty good, some of the more modern ones were shockersAs part of the silly season, for the Observer Magazine of 31 August 1980 the inestimable Clive James was asked to gauge whether visitors to Madame Tussauds i...
09:56, 08/25/2019

Israel says jets hit targets in Syria to prevent Iranian drone attack Israel's military has said it thwarted an "imminent" Iranian attack involving killer drones. The announcement came unusually quickly on the heels of the airstrikes. President Benjamin Netanyahu had strong words for Iran....
09:56, 08/25/2019

Chemnitz football club condemns racism among own fans Chemnitz FC has threatened to consider legal action after its own fans chanted anti-Semitic slogans at a Munich away game. The club is in a running conflict with the far-right contingent among its supporters....
09:56, 08/25/2019

Lightning strike at golf's PGA Tour Championship injures 6 Storm clouds rolled in, players were pulled off the course, and fans told to seek shelter — but that didn't stop lightning strikes from showering debris onto spectators. In the past similar strikes have been fatal....
09:56, 08/25/2019

G7 in Biarritz: First day takeaways On Saturday, world leaders gathered in Biarritz, France for this year's tense G7 summit. The day included the "best meeting" between Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron. Here are the key developments going into day two....
09:56, 08/25/2019

Sprinter Christian Coleman to face anti-doping hearing The world's current fastest man Christian Coleman has allegedly missed three drug tests in the past year. Failing to provide "whereabouts information" can result in a ban from anti-doping authorities....
09:56, 08/25/2019

Off-duty police in western Germany attacked by group It's not what you hope for on your day off: Four police officers in the western German city of Hamm suffered injuries after an individual with a past gripe rounded up a bunch of nearby friends....
09:56, 08/25/2019

South Korea starts drills at Japan-claimed islands South Korea's navy has launched a drill around a group of small islands claimed by both Tokyo and Seoul as the feud between the two countries escalates. Japan said the islands were "obviously" part of their territory....
09:56, 08/25/2019

Emma Stone Is a "Punk Rock" Cruella de Vil in Disney's First Photo From Film Lock up those puppies, because Emma Stone's Cruella de Vil is on the loose...and very...punk rock? Last year, it was confirmed that the 30-year-old Oscar winner would take on a......
09:28, 08/25/2019

Scott Disick Surprises Sofia Richie With a James Bond Luxury Car for Her 21st Birthday She's Richie, Sofia Richie. On Saturday, the model and girlfriend of Scott Disick turned 21 and showed off on her Instagram Story a luxury birthday gift: what appears to be a black......
09:28, 08/25/2019

Kit Harington Joins Marvel's The Eternals and Will Have a Game of Thrones Reunion It's the Wolf Pack reunion we always wanted... Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige announced during Disney's D23 Expo convention in Anaheim, California on Saturday that Kit......
09:28, 08/25/2019

Kourtney Kardashian and Ex Younes Bendjima Run into Each Other at Party 1 Year After Split Kourtney Kardashian was in familiar company while out in Los Angeles on Friday night; She ran into her ex, Younes Bendjima. The 40-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and......
09:28, 08/25/2019

Taylor Swift Says Her Relationship With Joe Alwyn Is Not ''Up for Discussion'' Taylor Swift's "lover" is off limits! The 29-year-old star, who recently released her seventh album, Lover, may have referenced her British boyfriend Joe Alwyn in a few songs,......
09:28, 08/25/2019

Carrie Fisher Is "the Heart of" Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, J.J. Abrams Says The late Carrie Fisher not only appears as Leia for the last time in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, but her character makes up the "heart" of the entire story, says J.J.......
09:28, 08/25/2019

Inside Gigi Hadid and Tyler Cameron's Budding Love Story It's been less than a month since Gigi Hadid and Tyler Cameron sparked romance rumors...after some Bachelorette drama. While the two have not confirmed a relationship, here's what......
09:28, 08/25/2019

James Charles Posts Nude Photo to Take Back ''Ownership'' of His Twitter After Being Hacked James Charles isn't letting the haters win. Nope, not today, Satan! The 20-year-old YouTube star's Twitter was reportedly hacked on Saturday morning. His social media account was......
09:28, 08/25/2019

Sofia Richie Kicks Off 21st Birthday in Vegas With Kylie Jenner and More Gal Pals It's a party, it's a party! Sofia Richie is kicking off her 21st birthday with a bang! Before heading to Las Vegas with her besties, the model's boyfriend, Scott Disick,......
09:28, 08/25/2019

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

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't-want-to-draft list starts with Todd Gurley, Ben Roethlisberger Who are the players you should avoid at their current ADPs? Dave Richard shares his annual Don't-Want-to-Draft list to help you eliminate mistakes on Draft Day....
09:00, 08/25/2019

Gateway IndyCar: Sato responds to Pocono crash criticism with win Takuma Sato held off Ed Carpenter to take victory in IndyCar's Gateway race, just a week after shouldering the blame for causing a lap-one crash at Pocono...
09:00, 08/25/2019

Privatising energy is doomed to failure | Letters Small, private energy firms can’t hope to compete in a global marketThe possible failure of some smaller energy suppliers might not raise major issues, even for their customers, but clearly illustrates the stupidity of privatisation of such vital nat...
09:00, 08/25/2019

David Wallace-Wells: ‘There are many cases of climate hypocrisy’ The journalist and author on the climate crisis and how the US and China will be key to averting disasterDavid Wallace-Wells is the deputy editor of New York magazine. In July 2017, he wrote a long-form essay about the dire prospects for human civili...
08:42, 08/25/2019

Janet Mock, Billy Porter, and MJ Rodriguez on Pose’s revolutionary second season Season two of FX’s Pose came to a triumphant end earlier this week, but not before giving some of its characters—and viewers—a big scare. As Blanca, who’s played with tremendous grace and skill by MJ Rodriguez, prepared for a final farewell, Pray Tel...
08:42, 08/25/2019

Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s final season teaser is all about time-traveling face thieves, of course Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s upcoming seventh season is set to be its last, bringing to a close the most successful—and relentlessly strange—of Marvel’s efforts to export its MCU properties to the smaller screen. (Even if both the show, and the movies, g...
08:42, 08/25/2019

Disney+ thinks of the recappers, will be releasing its shows on a weekly basis In news that presumably saw the internet’s various TV editors reach for the slightly smaller bottles of bourbon for once, the planners behind Disney+ reportedly revealed at this weekend’s D23 expo that, counter to the Netflix model it’s establishing ...
08:42, 08/25/2019

The Emperor is looking pleased as a pig in space-shit in the first The Rise Of Skywalker poster For a dead guy, Emperor Palpatine—or just The Emperor, if you’re feeling all formal about it—is looking pretty damn happy in this new poster for The Rise Of Skywalker, the upcoming third installment in Disney’s current Star Wars trilogy. And hey, why...
08:42, 08/25/2019

Black Panther II is coming in 2022 Marvel issued release dates for a whole hell of a lot of projects during Comic-Con this summer, but among all the Shang-Chis and Black Widows and Multiverse Of Madnesses were a handful of notable exceptions—including the long-anticipated follow-up to...
08:42, 08/25/2019

Piper Perabo says it's coincidence that Angel Has Fallen is about domestic terrorism Every so often, a movie will come out right as something happens in the cultural zeitgeist. It’s a coincidence—a happy one for the studios, to be sure—but it wasn’t generally planned, since typically movies have been in the works for years before the...
08:42, 08/25/2019

And now, here's Emma Stone as a very glam-looking Cruella de Vil Among the various live-action Disney projects that have crawled out of the company’s insatiable maw in recent years, few have been weirder than the proposal for Emma Stone’s Cruella. Not just because of Stone playing the iconic 101 Dalmatians villain...
08:42, 08/25/2019

Jamie Foxx and Tina Fey are dead as hell in Pixar's new movie, Soul Pixar’s ongoing efforts to make pre-teen children think about the fact that, really, we’re all just decaying meat on the way to the grave, took another grand step forward today, when the studio announced at D23 that its next feature—after early 2020-...
08:42, 08/25/2019

Audible forced to defend the legal difference between audiobook transcripts and, uh, "books" Today, in the exciting world of niche legal battles over publishing giant turf wars: Amazon-owned Audible is being sued by a number of major publishers over its decision to include auto-captioning services with some portions of its library of audiobo...
08:42, 08/25/2019

Dr. Dre meets Mr. Bucket as Hasbro buys Death Row Records for some godforsaken reason Although it’s fallen on some very hard times in more recent years (more about that in a second), Death Row Records was once one of the seminal labels in the world of West Coast hip-hop, introducing millions to the work of Dr. Dre, Tupac, Snoop Dogg, ...
08:42, 08/25/2019

Get Involved, Internet: Help They Might Be Giants raise money for separated families and asylum-seeking minors As the U.S. government continues to escalate its draconian, racist, and xenophobic immigration policies (sorry, we’re not really in a mood to mince words about this shit today), it can be easy to let yourself feel overwhelmed and powerless by the cas...
08:42, 08/25/2019

The Jesse-focused Breaking Bad movie is coming to Netflix in October The New York Times confirmed tonight that the long-expected Netflix Breaking Bad movie not only has a release date now, but a title: El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie. Per The Times, the film, as previously rumored, will be a sequel story focused on Aa...
08:42, 08/25/2019

Skinny Pete still skinny in the first teaser for the Breaking Bad movie By all accounts, Netflix had no intention of fresh details about its plans to release a Breaking Bad sequel movie—focused on the further life and times of Aaron Paul’s Jesse Pinkman—to ooze out into the wider world until this Monday. That changed ear...
08:42, 08/25/2019

Tell us about your pop culture weekend: August 23-25 Our weekly thought-starter asks you (and us) a simple question each week: What pop culture did you consume this weekend, and what did you think of it? If you have suggestions for AVQ&A questions, big or small, you can email them to us here....
08:42, 08/25/2019

Trudeau meets with U.K., Japan prime ministers ahead of G7 summit It's in spite of that superheated atmosphere that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hoping to build consensus on the virtues of free trade and strengthen Canada's trade ties with its G7 partners....
08:14, 08/25/2019

Federal NDP leader visits party stronghold, mingles with potential voters at Edmonton Fringe Festival Federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh met with potential voters on Saturday in an Edmonton riding that for more than a decade his party has held the seat for....
08:14, 08/25/2019

The US is separating families. There's overwhelming evidence that's bad for kids Both children and parents face increased mental health risks when they are separated in the immigration processRecent immigration raids in Mississippi are likely to be followed by more. The raids, which targeted almost 700 Latino immigrants (and by e...
08:14, 08/25/2019

North Korea's Kim Jong-un oversaw test of 'super large multiple rocket launcher' Regime says Saturday’s test launch was part of strategy to counter ‘mounting military threats and pressure offensive of hostile forces’The North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, oversaw the test of a “super-large multiple rocket launcher” on Saturday, the...
08:14, 08/25/2019

Trump seems to think he's an emperor – but we are not entertained | Lloyd Green Commodus was mad and, at least the way Russell Crowe told it, it took a gladiator to bring him down. America has the pollsHail the imperial cult: ancient Rome is reborn on the Potomac. Related: Something rotten? Trump's state over Denmark at heart of...
08:14, 08/25/2019

Something rotten? Trump's state over Denmark at heart of a madcap week As the president rants about buying Greenland and battling China, some say the TV presidency has finally jumped the shark“I am but mad north-north-west,” declares Hamlet. “When the wind is southerly, I know a hawk from a handsaw.” Related: Trump seem...
08:14, 08/25/2019

'Damage has been done': Newark grapples with water crisis echoing Flint’s The New Jersey city’s lead contamination crisis has been more than three years in the making – and residents feel officials have been slow to actOn a steaming August afternoon in Newark, New Jersey, a stream of cars parked in front of the Boylan Stre...
08:14, 08/25/2019

Russian officials blame food for traces of radiation in doctor treating blast victims Authorities say one man had cesium-137 in his muscle tissue, probably from ‘fish, mushrooms, lichens, algae’A doctor who helped treat victims of the mysterious nuclear blast in Russia more than two weeks ago has traces of radiation in his muscle tiss...
08:14, 08/25/2019

Trump officials voice anger at G7 focus on 'niche' issues such as climate change The spark for the fuse appeared to be an impromptu lunch between Trump and Macron, without any aidesSenior aides in Donald Trump’s entourage have accused the G7 host and French president, Emmanuel Macron, of seeking to embarrass his US counterpart by...
06:14, 08/25/2019

Recession ‘red flag’ may be misleading There has been much talk of an inverted yield curve indicating an impending recession, which has amped up traditional August market volatility. It is, of course, brought to you courtesy of the usual fear-mongers, some of whom are politically bent, an...
06:14, 08/25/2019

Trump report card: Trade war dominates Wall Street, G-7 in France This week’s White House Report Card finds President Trump culminating another extraordinary week in France at the G-7 economic summit where his latest tirade against China will dominate the talks....
05:56, 08/25/2019

Why The U.S. Is Selling Taiwan New F-16 Fighter Jets This week, the United States announced its intention to sell Taiwan a fleet of new F-16 fighter jets. The sale involves nearly 70 F-16 fighter jets worth $8 billion and is intended to help the island democracy defend its airspace against attack from ...
05:56, 08/25/2019

The 2022 C8 Corvette Z06 Might Be An 800-HP Twin Turbo Monster: Report Less than a month after the base-spec C8 Corvette was shown to the public, rumors of what the hotter C8s will be like are already percolating....
05:56, 08/25/2019

VW's T-Roc Cabriolet Needs A Roll Bar Volkswagen showed off its new T-Roc Cabriolet last week, proving that not everyone was watching that closely when Land Rover dropped its convertible Evoque for the second generation. Still, VW’s new droptop crossover looks really good to me, even if ...
05:56, 08/25/2019

The Mazda Miata-Based Fiat 124 Is Probably Not Getting A Replacement The Fiat 124 shares underpinnings with the Mazda Miata, which is good, because the Miata is a great car. But what’s not good is that, according to Autocar’s interview with Fiat’s CEO with the Frenchest name in all of automobiledom, Olivier François, ...
05:56, 08/25/2019

Who's Your Favorite Celebrity Racing Driver? Racing is flashy. It’s expensive. You’ve gotta have resources to do it. But most importantly, racing is cool. Paul Newman was cool and Paul Newman raced. Correlation or Causation? I’ll let you decide....
05:56, 08/25/2019

1995 Audi A4: Yuppies Need Not Apply In 1995, British stocks were hot and the FTSE 100 was on fire. Before 1996 came in, the index was up nearly 500 points and the growth curve was only steepening. If you were in the markets, you were trying to grab your piece and enjoy it. You were try...
05:56, 08/25/2019

Photographic artist Peter Solness paints with light – in pictures Australian Peter Solness specialises in the photographic technique of light painting, not simply as a visual effect but as a way to reach more deeply to the heart of his subjects. He delves into the Australian landscape, a harsh and often unforgiving...
05:28, 08/25/2019

'Australia is a bigger cage': the ongoing trauma of Nauru's child refugees Even after finally being transferred to Australia, the scars remain for many young refugees“I don’t live in a tent any more. Now, I live in a house made of concrete walls instead of plastic,” says 21-year-old Diba*.“I don’t have to take two-minute sh...
05:28, 08/25/2019

Rohingya refugees shot dead by Bangladesh police during gunfight The two men had been accused of killing a ruling party official but activists say the shooting appeared to be stagedTwo Rohingya refugees were shot dead by Bangladesh police during a gunfight in a refugee camp on Saturday after they were accused of k...
05:28, 08/25/2019

Netanyahu hails Israel strikes against Syria to foil Iran 'killer drone attack' Israeli prime minister says Iran has ‘no immunity anywhere’ after military says Tehran drone plot thwartedThe Israeli air force struck in Syria to prevent an Iranian force from launching an attack on the Jewish state with drones armed with explosives...
05:28, 08/25/2019

Macron: ‘All G7 powers must help Brazil fight raging Amazon fires’ French president talks up trade sanctions as world leaders convene and thousands of Brazilians march against BolsonaroEmmanuel Macron has asked for world powers to help Brazil and its neighbours fight the fires raging in the Amazon and to plan huge r...
05:28, 08/25/2019

Indianapolis Colts star Andrew Luck retires aged 29 in all-time NFL shocker Quarterback, 29, to announce retirement on Sunday, per reportStanford product was the No 1 overall pick in the 2012 NFL draftLuck made Pro Bowl in 2018 after missing all of 2017 with injuryAndrew Luck, the four-time Pro Bowl quarterback and Indianapo...
05:28, 08/25/2019

Bordeaux claim first win of season "Girondins de Bordeaux picked up their first win of the Ligue 1 season when they beat struggling Dijon 2-0 away on Saturday with goals in each half from Hwang Ui-Jo and Loris Benito."...
05:00, 08/25/2019

A Plague Tale Is One Of The Most Disturbing Games I’ve Played It’s been so long since a game has truly scared me that A Plague Tale: Innocence caught me completely off guard. Tense, terrifying, and meticulously crafted, Plague Tale excels at making you feel utterly helpless. Set in late 1349 in Aquitaine, Franc...
04:14, 08/25/2019

The Brilliant Use of Verticality in Minish Cap’s Palace of Winds There are so many great, memorable levels in the Zelda series, from Majora Mask’s Stone Tower Temple to the Arbiter’s Grounds in Twilight Princess. But a level that’s always stayed with me from the series is the Palace of Winds from the Minish Cap. ...
04:14, 08/25/2019

What Is Your Favorite Game Sequel? There are great sequels. And then there are all the crappy ones that seem like little more than cynical cash grabs. I’m going to focus on the former....
04:14, 08/25/2019

The Bachelorette's Rachel Lindsay Marries Bryan Abasolo Two years after giving out her final rose, Rachel Lindsay has officially said "I do." The Bachelorette alum married Bryan Abasolo, the chiropractor who won her heart in season 13......
03:56, 08/25/2019

Mulberry Waldorf elementary school removes pavement for green space The Mulberry Waldorf School in Kingston partnered up with the Red Squirrel Conservation Services to transform their outdoor school grounds into a green space....
03:56, 08/25/2019

Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool are now 'better tuned' for the season after easing past Arsenal at Anfield Jurgen Klopp was pleased to see Liverpool sustain the positive elements of their last four performances over a longer period as they earned a 3-1 win over Arsenal in the fifth game of their campaign....
03:00, 08/25/2019

Man Utd pair Luke Shaw and Anthony Martial to have scans on Sunday after picking up knocks in Palace defeat Manchester United duo Luke Shaw and Anthony Martial will undergo scans on Sunday after the pair picked up injuries during Saturday's defeat to Crystal Palace....
03:00, 08/25/2019

Bruce Anstey wins on comeback after cancer treatment at Classic TT Multiple Isle of Man TT winner Bruce Anstey took an emotional victory in the Lightweight Classic TT race, following a two-year absence from racing through illness...
02:42, 08/25/2019

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Authorizes Troops to Fight Amazon Fires President Jair Bolsonaro, who is very much like the Donald Trump of Brazil, appears to have capitulated to mounting international pressure over the wildfires currently destroying the Amazon....
02:14, 08/25/2019

Everyone Is on Edge at the G7 As Trump Disrupts Global Trade The “Great Disrupter” Donald Trump certainly is ensuring he gets the attention he so desperately craves as this weekend’s Group of 7 summit gets underway in southern France....
02:14, 08/25/2019

First Death Allegedly Linked to Vaping Reported in Illinois A spike in serious illnesses possibly related to vaping has been reported in several states in recent months. Now, health officials in Illinois say they have registered the first case of a patient dying after vaping....
02:14, 08/25/2019

Germany: Child crashes car into police vehicle in Hanover A 13-year-old crashed his stepfather's Suzuki into a patrol car in Hanover. Previously, an 8-year-old was busted for stealing and crashing his mother's car in Dortmund....
01:56, 08/25/2019

NASA investigating first alleged crime in space — report Astronaut Anne McClain has been accused of identity theft by her estranged wife. She allegedly accessed her partner's bank account from the International Space Station....
01:56, 08/25/2019

Prince Andrew denies knowledge of Epstein's sex crimes Prince Andrew has issued another statement seeking to distance himself from Jeffrey Epstein. The two were close associates for nearly a decade as Epstein allegedly molested and manipulated young girls....
01:56, 08/25/2019

Bundesliga: Lewandowski the hat-trick hero for Bayern Munich After a less than ideal start to the new season, Bayern Munich and head coach Niko Kovac secured a comfortable win against Schalke. The win came thanks to a brilliant performance from their number nine....
01:56, 08/25/2019

Opinion: Bayern Munich need to reach Robert Lewandowski's level It was meant to be Philippe Coutinho's big day, but Robert Lewandowski stole the headlines against Schalke. With his hat trick and his leadership, the Pole is setting the example for Bayern Munich, writes DW's Matt Ford....
01:56, 08/25/2019

Amazon fires spark European rift at G7 over Mercosur trade deal French president and G7 summit host Emmanuel Macron's threat to ditch a trade deal over the fires in Brazil met immediate resistance from fellow EU member states, including Germany and the UK....
01:56, 08/25/2019

Google Photos just got an awesome feature that makes it a must-have Android and iPhone app Google Photos is easily one of the best apps you could have installed on your phone, especially if it’s an Android device, and especially a specific type of Android that comes with unlimited storage. Even if you prefer a different cloud or stor...
01:56, 08/25/2019

Hands-on video shows Apple’s leaked iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 designs in real life Today is Friday, August 23rd, which means that we’re now just two and a half weeks away from seeing the official unveiling of Apple’s next-generation iPhone 11 lineup, and exactly three weeks away from being able to preorder it online. Th...
01:56, 08/25/2019

Please, for the love of God, shut up about the Apple Card getting ruined by leather and denim Following gadget blogs is a great way to keep tabs on the latest and greatest things happening in the consumer tech industry. It’s also a great way to lose your mind on slow news days, like the one we apparently had yesterday. Do a quick Google...
01:56, 08/25/2019

Leak reveals new details about the best camera phone of 2019 (and it’s not an iPhone or Pixel) Huawei is rumored to launch the Mate 30 Pro as soon as September 19th, a day before Apple’s iPhone 11 handsets are expected to hit store shelves. The closer we get to these flagship phone launches, the more details we learn about them. And it t...
01:56, 08/25/2019

Someone rendered the PlayStation 5 based on earlier leaks, and it looks awesome A Sony patent found recently shows what can only be a gaming rig, and we soon learned the drawing wasn’t just a concept. According to a deleted tweet from a video game developer, it’s the PlayStation 5 dev kit’s actual design. While...
01:56, 08/25/2019

Why Spider-Man 3 might launch before Avengers 5 even if Sony and Disney strike a deal Sony shocked MCU fans earlier this week when it confirmed the rumors that said the studio failed to extend its MCU deal with Disney. Sony, hoping it can make blockbuster Spider-Man movies on its own without the MCU, didn’t agree to Disney&rsquo...
01:56, 08/25/2019

One of the most hyped Galaxy Note 10+ features isn’t all it’s cracked up to be In our review of the Galaxy Note 10+, we noted that one of its standout features was its support for 45W Super Fast Charging, but we weren’t able to test it ourselves. In fact, even if you bought a Galaxy Note 10+ today, you would not be able t...
01:56, 08/25/2019

Report says iPhone sales will continue to sink despite the upcoming iPhone 11 release Over the past few years, analysts and investors have been anticipating a monster iPhone refresh cycle that has yet to manifest. The first false alarm, so to speak, came with the 2016 release of the iPhone 7. At the time, industry observers thought th...
01:56, 08/25/2019