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2019-09-22 12:25

Five Rounds: Rodriguez-Stephens ruled a no contest. Why? The UFC Mexico City main event finish between Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens turned an entertaining evening into a tumultuous one. What happened?...
2019-09-22 12:15

UCLA, down 32 in 3rd, rallies to stun No. 19 WSU Dorian Thompson-Robinson threw a 15-yard touchdown pass to Demetric Felton with 1:07 left as winless UCLA overcame a 32-point second-half deficit and a record nine TD passes by Washington State's Anthony Gordon to claim a wild 67-63 victory on Saturd...
2019-09-22 12:15

College Football Playoff takeaways: Irish in trouble, SEC rolling and more With Georgia's win over Notre Dame -- and Alabama, Auburn and LSU all cruising -- the SEC is in position to have another two teams in the College Football Playoff....
2019-09-22 12:15

What UAW workers really want Whether they have decades of experience on the assembly line or were hired only months ago, many workers who walked off the job at GM plants last week said they were striking for the same reasons....
2019-09-22 12:15

Oil Companies, Pushed to Address Climate, Disagree on How As global leaders prepare to debate action on climate change at the United Nations, big oil companies are aiming to show that they are part of the solution to a problem they helped cause....
2019-09-22 12:15

This Company Has Filed 10,000 Appeals to Trump's Tariffs President Trump has said China is paying the cost of tariffs, but many U.S. importers see them as threats and are racing to seek exemptions. One such company has filed nearly two-thirds of all appeals....
2019-09-22 12:15

For too long Lyft and Uber have abused drivers like me. Not any more | Edan Alva A new California law will finally give thousands of misclassified workers the rights and protections that everyone deservesHave you ever taken a ride using the Lyft app? There’s a chance I drove you.I’ve worked in the gig economy for over four years,...
2019-09-22 12:15

Fraudsters hijack eBay parcels in a postcode lottery Refunds to buyers rely on Royal Mail tracking using postcodes rather than signatures, and it’s helping thievesAnastasios Siampos was suspicious after selling an iPhone for £275 on eBay. The buyer claimed it was defective and, though Siampos contested...
2019-09-22 12:15

How to survive a Twitter storm Tanya Gold published a piece about a plus-size mannequin one Sunday. By Monday morning the internet had gone mad and was out for her bloodIt was my fault. Sometimes I write glibly. I make an argument for myself and forget that people read it. It stil...
2019-09-22 12:15

600 Meetings and a World of Conflict: What to Expect at the U.N. General Assembly Nearly 200 leaders will converge on the world’s most prominent diplomatic stage for five days of speeches, hundreds of meetings — and clashes over climate change, Iran and trade....
2019-09-22 12:15

Richmond NASCAR: Martin Truex Jr wins despite being sent spinning Martin Truex Jr survived a spin to win the 2019 NASCAR Cup season's second race at Richmond, taking his second victory in a row and his sixth this year...
2019-09-22 12:15

Erik Jones becomes first driver disqualified from a NASCAR Cup race Joe Gibbs Racing driver Erik Jones has become the first person to be disqualified from a NASCAR Cup race under the series' new crackdown on rules infringements...
2019-09-22 12:15

Bottas: Unplanned Hamilton move hurt Singapore GP qualifying Valtteri Bottas says an unplanned passing move by Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Lewis Hamilton hurt his Q3 run in a "messy" Singapore Grand Prix qualifying...
2019-09-22 12:15

Felix Rosenqvist suggests IndyCar officials are "against" him Felix Rosenqvist has slammed IndyCar race officials as "maybe having something against me" after his two fastest qualifying times were deleted at the Laguna Seca finale...
2019-09-22 12:15

Sugo SUPER GT: Nissan wins wet race, Button leads but falls back B-Max pair Frederic Makowiecki and Kohei Hirate delivered Nissan's first 2019 SUPER GT win in a rain-hit race at Sugo as early leaders Jenson Button and Naoki Yamamoto finished eighth...
2019-09-22 12:15

How upgrades made Ferrari's shock Singapore GP pole possible Ferrari's surprising performance in Singapore Grand Prix qualifying caught Mercedes out with a "big step", as its latest Formula 1 upgrade made it a "force to be reckoned with"...
2019-09-22 12:15

Wolff: Mercedes needs "enormous" F1 Singapore pace to beat Leclerc Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff expects it to be "really difficult" to overtake Singapore Grand Prix polesitter Charles Leclerc without an "enormous" pace difference...
2019-09-22 12:15

Renault: Ricciardo "microsecond" MGU-K spike caused by kerb strike Renault Formula 1 boss Cyril Abiteboul claims the MGU-K issue that led to Daniel Ricciardo's exclusion from Singapore qualifying was caused by a kerb strike and lasted just one microsecond...
2019-09-22 12:15

The rise of the solar power Solar power is on the rise. You can see the evidence both on people's rooftops and in the desert. But the picture is not all rosy. Solar power is intermittent. The sun isn't always shining, and the price of storage solutions like lithium io...
2019-09-22 12:15

Ancestors is a video game that reveals how the first humans evolved As an academic scientist who researches human evolution, I was surprised to receive an email one day from Patrice Désilets, a top computer game designer responsible for the first two Assassin’s Creed games. He was working on a new game based on our e...
2019-09-22 11:45

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Top 1000 Bitcoin addresses own 34% of the total supply’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Habermass used to say: There’s on...
2019-09-22 11:45

| More than 100 arrested in Paris 'yellow vest' protests More than 100 demonstrators have been arrested at yellow vest protests in Paris as about 7 500 police officers were deployed to deal with the movement....
2019-09-22 11:45

Italy vs Namibia live stream: how to watch today's Rugby World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Italy will have a lot to prove today when they face off against Namibia in the Rugby World Cup 2019. The Azzurri don't exactly have a promising Rugby World Cup history, struggling to compete with some of the bigger teams out there. But, can they...
2019-09-22 11:15

Ireland vs Scotland live stream: how to watch today's Rugby World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Ireland is coming into the 2019 Rugby World Cup looking to live up their billing as the best ranked team in the world. The Irish have never made it past the quarter-final phase, and will be looking to address that anomaly by making a good start again...
2019-09-22 11:15

England vs Tonga live stream: how to watch today's Rugby World Cup 2019 match from anywhere England kickstart their 2019 Rugby World Cup campaign with a tricky first encounter against Tonga. The 2003 champions will be favourites of course, but they'd be fools to go into this one with too much over-confidence. Keep reading to discover h...
2019-09-22 11:15

Windows 10’s sweeping interface change Sets could be back on the horizon Windows 10 users who were looking forward to Sets – and were disappointed when Microsoft abandoned the idea – can perhaps hope that this major interface change is still coming, at least according to the latest from the OS rumor mill.Set...
2019-09-22 11:15

World Health Organization: Tanzania not sharing information on Ebola Tanzania is refusing to provide detailed information on suspected Ebola cases, the World Health Organization (WHO) said, a rare public rebuke as the region struggles to contain an outbreak already declared a global health emergency....
2019-09-22 11:15

Antonio Brown still drawing interest from NFL teams, agent says: report Antonio Brown has been cut loose by two NFL teams this month amid a list of controversies that include sexual assault and rape allegations – but some of the other teams in the league are still expressing interest in his services as a top-flight wide ...
2019-09-22 11:15

Martin Truex Jr. wins playoff race at Richmond to continue Joe Gibbs Racing dominance Martin Truex Jr. swept the season's two stops at Richmond to give Joe Gibbs Racing 15 wins in 27 races this year.       ...
2019-09-22 11:15

Pittsburgh hands No. 16 Central Florida its first regular season loss since 2016 No. 16 Central Florida was upset by Pittsburgh on Saturday, ending the Knights' 27-game regular season winning streak.       ...
2019-09-22 11:15

No. 9 Auburn makes statement by starting SEC play with win at No. 15 Texas A&M Saturday's win over Texas A&M puts Auburn in a position to compete in the SEC West. The Tigers improved to 4-0 with a stiff defense leading way.       ...
2019-09-22 11:15

Opinion: Kirby Smart's conservative approach is going to cost Georgia down the line Georgia got the victory over Notre Dame, but once again down the stretch Kirby Smart played things extremely safe, and it nearly cost the Bulldogs.       ...
2019-09-22 11:15

As Colts kicker, NFL icon Adam Vinatieri struggles, players worry: 'Something is not right' Kicker Adam Vinatieri is fighting through issues -- five misses have plagued start of his Colts season. And fellow kickers and players are worried.       ...
2019-09-22 11:15

Three takeaways from No. 3 Georgia's defeat of No. 7 Notre Dame No. 3 Georgia and No. 7 Notre Dame clashed in Athens and the Bulldogs emerged victorious. Three takeaways from their key non-conference victory.       ...
2019-09-22 11:15

Winners and losers from Week 4 in college football, led by Central Florida and Auburn There were highs and lows during Week 4 of the college football season. A look at the winners and losers, led by Auburn and Central Florida.       ...
2019-09-22 11:15

UCLA overcomes 32-point deficit in second half to stun No. 19 Washington State Washington State led 49-17 with 6:52 to go in the third quarter, but UCLA roared back and went on to upset the Cougars 67-63 in Pullman.       ...
2019-09-22 11:15

Thomas Cook news: British holidaymakers 'held in Tunisia hotel like hostages' as last gasp talks begin to rescue travel company Dozens of holidaymakers are reportedly being held in a Tunisia hotel by security guards over unpaid bills from Thomas Cook, with one guest describing the scenes as "like a hostage situation"....
2019-09-22 10:45

When two people fancy each other their heart rates jump in harmony In a blind date, couples whose heart rates become synchronised are more likely to be attracted to each other – but physical body language makes no difference...
2019-09-22 10:45

Reward upped to $35K in search for missing 5-year-old Dulce Alavez NBC — The reward for information about the disappearance of Dulce Alavez was increased to $35,000 as the search for the missing 5-year-old girl entered its sixth day. The New Jersey State Police Benevolent Association said in a tweet late Frida...
2019-09-22 10:45

School bus driver in Washington arrested after 5th-grader calls 911 to say she’s ‘drunk’ (NBC News) — A 48-year-old school bus driver is facing charges of reckless endangerment and driving under the influence after a young student in Longview, Washington, called 911 to report that she was intoxicated. “She was drunk,” t...
2019-09-22 10:45

Millions take to the streets as climate strike protests hit cities across Asia, Europe (NBC News) — Crowds of children jammed the streets of major cities Friday in a global show of force to demand action on climate change, with many young people skipping school in protest and sharing a unified message aimed at world leaders. R...
2019-09-22 10:45

More water contamination found in Tucson TUCSON — The city of Tucson is suing a company it says is responsible for toxic chemicals found in local wells. Now officials say they’re finding more contaminants. “In the last several weeks we have found significant contamination ...
2019-09-22 10:45

A strong chance of rain in Tucson early next week TUCSON – Rain will return to Tucson thanks to a combination of tropical moisture from Lorena and a deep low pressure system near the Pacific Northwest. Tropical Storm Lorena is moving north and will bring heavy rain to Sonora Mexico over the next 24...
2019-09-22 10:45

Tucson Pride president opens up as week of celebration begins TUCSON — Sam Cloud always knew she was bisexual. The current president of Tucson Pride believes growing up in Tucson, in a catholic family, being anything other than straight was a non-starter. “I think I tried to fit into a mold,” ...
2019-09-22 10:45

Taylor Swift cancels Melbourne Cup performance after animal rights activists protested Taylor Swift has canceled a scheduled performance at Australia's Melbourne Cup, after animal rights activists campaigned against her appearance at the horse racing event....
2019-09-22 10:45

How Croatian supercar firm Rimac is shaping the future of fast cars Rimac poses with his C_Two, for which the writing is on the wall Mate Rimac describes the first hypercar his firm created as "an electric car built by petrolheads", but even the 1888bhp follow-up is only part of the story Thank BMW. Or Tesla (the ...
2019-09-22 10:00

The reinvented Land Rover Defender that never was Use of aluminium for the chassis saved weight Resurrecting Land Rover’s icon is nothing new, as we discovered when we met the man behind the 1997 LCV2/3 An icon in its own lifetime, the original Land Rover and later Defender was always going to be...
2019-09-22 10:00

With 5 billion set to miss out on health care, UN holds landmark summit to boost coverage Some five billion people risk missing out on health care in 2030, unless countries close glaring gaps in health coverage, a new report revealed on Sunday, as the UN prepares to host a landmark summit to speed up progress on universal health care. ...
2019-09-22 10:00

Typhoon heads to northeast Japan after some damage in south A powerful typhoon is heading northeast to Japan’s main island of Honshu after lashing parts of the country’s southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries...
2019-09-22 09:30

Hong Kong protesters take over mall, fold origami cranes Young protesters, many wearing masks to disguise their identity, filled the open area of a Hong Kong shopping mall and folded paper “origami” cranes in the latest twist in a pro-democracy movement that has stretched into a fourth month...
2019-09-22 09:30

The Amazon burns. But another part of Brazil is being destroyed faster The Amazon blazes have captured the attention of the world and its leaders, and for good reason -- the destruction of one of the world's major carbon stores could strike a devastating blow to the fight against climate change, and to the homes and liv...
2019-09-22 09:00

CME Group Plans to Offer Bitcoin Options Exchange operator CME Group said Friday it planned to launch options on its bitcoin futures contracts in the first quarter of 2020, the latest move by an established market player to expand into the crypto business....
2019-09-22 09:00

Distressed Debt Trading Overshadows Corporate Bond Market A sharp rally in the bonds of three distressed companies—McDermott International, California Resources and PG&E—dominated trading in the corporate bond market....
2019-09-22 09:00

Frontier Communications, Creditors Prepare for Debt Restructuring Talks Frontier Communications is telling bondholders that it will shortly present a detailed plan to slash its $17 billion debt load, according to people familiar with the matter....
2019-09-22 09:00

Crude Prices Inch Lower, but Post Weekly Gains Brent crude futures, the global benchmark, fell slightly on Friday, but still notched their best week since January as investors remained uneasy about supply disruptions following attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities....
2019-09-22 09:00

Muni-Bond Investors Embrace Higher Risk Investors are buying hundreds of millions of dollars of debt issues from unrated and below-investment-grade municipal borrowers, a shift in a corner of the bond market commonly considered almost as safe as Treasurys....
2019-09-22 09:00

Friday's global strike was likely the largest climate rally ever The Global Climate Strike that encouraged kids to walk out of school could be the biggest climate rally ever. But estimates are still rolling in.        ...
2019-09-22 09:00

4 die after bus with Chinese tourists crashes Four people died after a tour bus carrying them and other visitors from China crashed, rolling onto a guard rail and leaving carnage and debris in its wake on a highway running through the red-rock landscape of southern Utah. (Sept. 21)   &...
2019-09-22 09:00

AP Top Stories September 21 P Here's the latest for Saturday, September 21th: Trump urged Ukraine leader to investigate the son Joe Biden; Trump heads to UN with a list of deals he's yet to close; Pro-democracy protesters take to streets; World's most famous beer festival opens....
2019-09-22 09:00

Today in History for September 22nd Highlights of this day in history: Nathan Hale hanged in the American Revolution; Iraq invades Iran; President Gerald Ford faces a second assassination attempt in weeks; 'Fiddler on the Roof' hits Broadway; Songwriter Irving Berlin dies. (Sept. 22)...
2019-09-22 09:00

‘Storm Area 51’: How a small Nevada town prepared for the worst “Storm Area 51” attendance peaked at 3,000, allowing authorities on Saturday to begin scaling back resources.        ...
2019-09-22 09:00

Bryce Canyon tour bus crash in Utah: 4 victims identified. Here's what we know now. The bus crash near Bryce Canyon left at least four passengers dead and five critically injured, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.        ...
2019-09-22 09:00

Police suspect longstanding 'beef' led to deadly shooting at South Carolina bar Police say a longstanding "beef" turned deadly Saturday, leading to a shooting that killed two and injured several in South Carolina.        ...
2019-09-22 09:00

Leicester 2-1 Tottenham: VAR rules out Spurs second before Foxes come from behind Tottenham were guilty of surrendering a lead for the second time in four days as James Maddison's stunning late strike saw Leicester come from behind to claim a 2-1 victory at the King Power Stadium....
2019-09-22 08:30

Mauricio Pochettino accepts controversial VAR decision after Tottenham collapse at Leicester Mauricio Pochettino refused to blame VAR for Tottenham's 2-1 defeat at Leicester on Saturday but admitted the decision to rule out Serge Aurier's goal "changed the emotions" of both sides....
2019-09-22 08:30

Pep Guardiola says easing off Watford would have shown 'lack of respect' after hitting back at Man City critics Pep Guardiola hit back at Manchester City's critics after the Premier League champions delivered an emphatic response to last week's shock defeat to Norwich....
2019-09-22 08:30

Luis Suarez warns Barcelona are in for a 'tough year' after 'worrying' defeat to newly-promoted Granada Barcelona striker Luis Suarez believes the Catalans need to accept that they are in for a difficult season after their defeat away to Granada on Saturday night....
2019-09-22 08:30

The five: airborne pollutants in our bodies Fine particulate matter in polluted air enters the body via the lungs and affects our health in a variety of waysThis week, scientists announced that they’d found, for the first time, air pollution particles on the foetal side of placental tissue. Th...
2019-09-22 08:30

Seat Tarraco: ‘blessed with style and practicality’ | Martin Love Seat’s new flagship SUV is big in all respects: comfort, seats and everyday luxuries. Just be careful who you let share the driving…Seat TarracoPrice £28,230Top speed 131mph0-62mph 8 secondsMPG 38.7CO2 166g/kmEco score ★★★☆☆It’s a cliché to say that ...
2019-09-22 08:30

Nigel Slater’s chicken tarragon crumble and plum crumble recipes Crumbly crusts add the perfect topping to the juiciest fillingsAs much as I like a pastry-topped pie, I also like a crisper, lighter and more crumbly crust to contrast with a soft and creamy filling. Which is what happened this week when we set out t...
2019-09-22 08:30

Our relationship is perfect – except we don’t have sex | Dear Mariella Don’t compromise on such a vital element of a committed relationship, says Mariella FrostrupThe dilemma I’ve been with my boyfriend for a year and it’s been near perfect, if not for the fact we don’t have sex. It dwindled after three months and I att...
2019-09-22 08:30

Olsen Cycles preview: ‘A bike that will thrive in winter’ | Martin Love Mud holds no fear for Olsen. These are mountain bikes built to cope with the foulest weatherOlsen CyclesPrice frames from £1,700, olsenbicycles.comDuring a heroic one-day attempt to cycle the length of the beautiful South Downs Way between Winchester...
2019-09-22 08:30

False lashes are more fun if you paint them on | Funmi Fetto Scrawled spider legs on the lower lash line and skin soothing treatment. Plus, this week’s best buysThese avant-garde rock’n’roll lashes (as seen at Dior AW19) look like falsies. They are, but they’re the hand-drawn type. Which is kind of fun. Start ...
2019-09-22 08:30

From the archive: the women miners of Virginia It’s 1980, and American female miners are facing all the hardships of life down the pits, plus sexual harassment, tooIn 1980, Anthea Disney went to Virginia for the Observer Magazine to talk to female miners about their experiences of the brutal work...
2019-09-22 08:30

Sunday with Jason Atherton: ‘It’s all about rest, relaxation and ice-cream’ The chef on taking it easy, the best bacon butties and why he loves fresh bed linenDo you set an alarm? No need, I wake up at every day at 7am like clockwork whether I want to or not. After 34 years of cooking that’s set in stone. I hanker for my tee...
2019-09-22 08:30

Memorial garden dedicated for NYPD hero Steven McDonald Hundreds gathered at Westwood Park in Malverne, LI Saturday morning for the dedication of the “Garden of Forgiveness,” which honors the life and legacy of hero NYPD cop Steven McDonald....
2019-09-22 08:30

I was always stoned, drunk and skipping class — so they let me graduate early: Maspeth alum An elite Queens high-school accused of rampant grade-fixing graduated a student who never went to class and never completed homework assignments and showed up to classes stoned....
2019-09-22 08:30

Teen cyclist killed in Queens amid rash of NYC bike deaths A 14-year-old cyclist was struck and killed by a private sanitation truck in Queens on Saturday — bringing the number of accidental bike deaths this year to 21 — more than double the number killed in 2018, authorities said. Mario Valenzuela, of Astor...
2019-09-22 08:30

Alexei Saab allegations highlight disturbing pattern of dubious hires at CUNY The New Jersey man accused of helping Hezbollah plot terrorist attacks on major New York City landmarks is a former Baruch College lecturer, a spokesman for the publicly funded school confirmed....
2019-09-22 08:30

Long Island smoke-eaters taunt ‘fat f–k’ firefighter with doughnuts: lawsuit A 347-pound smoke-eater is suing his fellow Long Island firefighters for razzing him about his weight. John Munro claims he was relentlessly harassed about his size and even had his life-saving equipment tampered with by cruel colleagues at the Haupp...
2019-09-22 08:30

Clinton fixer sues over faulty Hamptons home inspection A former Clinton fixer claims he was duped into buying a Hamptons dream home that turned into a million-dollar money pit. Declan Kelly served as the US economic envoy to Northern Ireland in Hillary Clinton’s State Department and co-founded the consul...
2019-09-22 08:30

Homeless ex-con in wheelchair accused of killing Brooklyn man with ice pick Antonio Graham, 50, used an unspecified weapon to allegedly attack Gary Smith, 60, on Schenectady Avenue near Lincoln Place around 4:45 a.m. Tuesday....
2019-09-22 08:30

Protesters hold mock funeral to urge city to save East River Park A city plan to temporarily destroy a beloved Manhattan park in a bid to prevent future flooding is so hated, hundreds of activists “buried” the proposal in a mock funeral Saturday. “Bury the plan, not the park!” was the battle cry from the more than ...
2019-09-22 08:30

De Blasio stays mum about The Post’s cheeky campaign ‘obit’ cover Bill de Blasio got back to being a full-time mayor on Saturday, spending the day attending civic functions and making zero public mention of his failed presidential bid — or The Post’s cheeky front page “obituary” of his doomed campaign. Twitter, how...
2019-09-22 08:30

Residents claim homeless have overrun ritzy Lower Manhattan neighborhoods Bums are overrunning the West Village and Chelsea, according to terrified residents who are circulating a petition to remedy the crisis since police and lawmakers are unable or unwilling to help....
2019-09-22 08:30

Gen. Chen visits Chinatown to talk medals for Chinese-American vets Retired Major Gen. William S. Chen visited an American Legion post in Chinatown Saturday to discuss the Chinese-American World War II Veteran Congressional Gold Medal. Chen, the first Chinese-American two-star general, discussed the lobbying effort t...
2019-09-22 08:30

Why women are flocking to Queens to become strippers It’s the next big thong. Stripper wannabes inspired by Jennifer Lopez’s new hit flick “Hustlers” are flocking to Queens to take up careers in taking it off. Since the movie’s Sept. 13 release, applications at Show Palace — the Long Island City jiggle...
2019-09-22 08:30

Blind dog tries to help beached dolphin on Rockaway Beach He’s a pooch with a “porpoise.” A dolphin carcass washed up on Rockaway Beach Saturday morning — and a blind pit bull-Shar-Pei mix rushed to help the fallen sea creature, its owner told The Post. “He’s a very special dog, and he’s very se...
2019-09-22 08:30

Man found alive on roof after jumping from adjacent building A 26-year-old man was in critical condition after he was found on a Lower East Side roof — after apparently falling or jumping from an adjacent building Saturday morning, police said. The man was found by neighbors who heard him moaning on the roof a...
2019-09-22 08:30

Rangers wrangle hundreds of critters in city parks It’s an urban jungle out there. Park rangers handled 748 sick, misplaced or dead animals spotted in city parks — ranging from 451 raccoons to four coyotes to one Dutch blue love bird, according to city data from May 2, 2018, to June 12, 2019. The cri...
2019-09-22 08:30

Wife of man who killed home intruder was worried about art collection The wife of a Bronx homeowner who allegedly killed a man he thought was breaking into their house, seemed more worried about her art collection than the deadly confrontation. “Everybody has to deal with their own choices,” Deborah George told The Pos...
2019-09-22 08:30

Maspeth cheating expose opens floodgates for other examples of academic fraud Last Sunday, The Post exposed rampant cheating at Maspeth High School in Queens. The bombshell report triggered a Queens DA probe and reactions from educators and students across the city, many of whom claim the same academic fraud occurs at their sc...
2019-09-22 08:30

Queens NYPD commander calls in stolen car during morning run A Queens police precinct commander proved Saturday morning that New York’s Finest are never off the job — by busting a trio of alleged car thieves during a day-off jog. Capt. John Hall, 42, the top cop at the 111 Precinct in Bayside, was on a m...
2019-09-22 08:30

Bat-Signal shines in Brooklyn as Gotham celebrates Batman Day He’s been keeping Gotham safe for 80 years — and Saturday night, Gotham said thank you. Hundreds gathered in Brooklyn to see a giant Bat-Signal beamed onto Williamsburg’s Domino Sugar Refinery — commemorating eight decades of ...
2019-09-22 08:30

AP interview: Colombia to denounce Maduro at UN meeting Colombia’s leader says “brutality” of Nicolás Maduro must end and that any aggression by Venezuela’s armed forces would immediately trigger a regional response....
2019-09-22 08:30

‘Everybody cries here’: Hope and despair in Mexican shelter The Trump administration has effectively sealed the border to the vast majority of asylum-seekers, leaving tens of thousands of migrants in limbo, and shifting responsibility for U.S. immigration policy to the Mexican government and shelters...
2019-09-22 08:30

Hong Kong readies for more protests after night of clashes Hong Kong braces for another day of protest after a night of violent clashes in which the police used tear gas and 40mm rubber rounds against protesters who threw gasoline bombs toward them and set fires in streets...
2019-09-22 08:30

Typhoon heads northeast Japan after some damage in south A powerful typhoon is heading northeast to Japan’s main island of Honshu after lashing parts of the country’s southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries...
2019-09-22 08:30

Bus crash kills 22 in northwest Pakistan, after brakes fail Pakistani police say a bus has rammed into a hill after it breaks failed on a mountainous road, killing 22 passengers and injuring 15 in the country’s northwest...
2019-09-22 08:30

For China’s embattled Uighurs, a bank transfer abroad can be a ‘terrorism’ ordeal Uighurs living abroad say they have heard reports of jail and asset seizures for family members who sent money to relatives overseas. The effort appears aimed at cutting off Uighurs in China from relatives outside the country, analysts say....
2019-09-22 08:30

Is Emma Meesseman the missing piece to Mystics' first WNBA title? After getting swept in last year's WNBA Finals, the Mystics knew: Wait until Emma Meesseman gets back. So far in this year's semis, she has been the difference....
2019-09-22 08:30

Leclerc upstages Hamilton and Verstappen in qualifying What a difference 24 hours can make. Ferrari's Charles Leclerc came from absolutely nowhere to upstage Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen and claim a third successive pole position....
2019-09-22 08:30

An $84M game manager? Vikings still trying to figure out Kirk Cousins They're paying him like a franchise quarterback, but the Vikings might have to recognize that Kirk Cousins isn't the QB they thought they were getting....
2019-09-22 08:30

Five Rounds: Rodriguez-Stephens ruled a no-contest. Why? The UFC Mexico City main event finish between Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens turned an entertaining evening into a tumultuous one. What happened?...
2019-09-22 08:30

Pats activate first International Pathway player The Patriots added fullback Jakob Johnson to their active roster Saturday, making Johnson the first player to enter the NFL through the International Pathway Program to make a 53-man roster....
2019-09-22 08:30

Ole Miss questions Pac-12 refs after bizarre finish Ole Miss interim AD Keith Carter said he was "extremely disappointed" after a Pac-12 officiating crew chose not to review a play on which the Rebels appeared to score in the waning moments of their 28-20 home loss to California....
2019-09-22 08:30

Eye poke ends UFC bout seconds in; fans erupt Saturday's UFC main event between Yair Rodriguez and Jeremy Stephens lasted only 15 seconds and was ruled a no contest when Stephens could not continue due to an accidental eye poke....
2019-09-22 08:30

Agent: Teams interested in AB, want legal info Antonio Brown's agents said he has had communication with interested teams, but people around the league believe that until the NFL's investigation into Brown is resolved, a deal is not likely to happen, a source told ESPN....
2019-09-22 08:30

'Pitt Special' ends UCF's 27-game reg.-season run Wide receiver Aaron Mathews hit quarterback Kenny Pickett on a 3-yard, fourth-down touchdown pass with 56 seconds remaining, and Pittsburgh stunned No. 15 UCF 35-34 on Saturday....
2019-09-22 08:30

WSU's Gordon breaks Minshew's pass TD mark Washington State's Anthony Gordon broke Gardner Minshew's school record, connecting with Easop Winston Jr. for his eighth touchdown pass Saturday night against UCLA....
2019-09-22 08:30

| Hong Kong police, protesters clash in 16th weekend of rallies Riot police and protesters in Hong Kong have fought brief skirmishes near the Chinese border, the latest clashes during huge pro-democracy protests that have battered the financial hub for more than three months....
2019-09-22 08:00

At Hong Kong Restaurant, Protest-Themed Menu Features "Eyeball" Mocktails Pro-democracy protests that have roiled Hong Kong for more than three months are providing culinary inspiration for a restaurant that offers a themed menu with spicy wasabi-spiked "tear gas" eggs and......
2019-09-22 08:00

Israel's Arabs Could Lead Parliamentary Opposition, In A Historic First Israel's Arab parties are set to be the largest non-ruling bloc in parliament - and could even lead the opposition - if a national unity government emerges from Tuesday's election....
2019-09-22 08:00

Saudi Arabia Reveals Extent Of Damage To Oil Plants After Drone Strike Saudi Arabia on Friday revealed extensive damage to key oil facilities following weekend aerial strikes that were blamed on Iran, but vowed to quickly restore full production even as regional tensions......
2019-09-22 08:00

4 Dead After Bus Carrying Chinese Tourists Crashes In US At least four people were killed and up to 15 others critically injured when a bus transporting Chinese tourists crashed on Friday near Bryce Canyon National Park in the western US state of Utah,......
2019-09-22 08:00

Joe Biden Demands Trump Release Transcript Of Call In Whistleblower Case Joe Biden on Friday demanded Donald Trump release the transcript of a call in which the US president reportedly pressured his Ukrainian counterpart for political gain, an act the Democratic......
2019-09-22 08:00

Walmart To Stop Sale Of E-Cigarettes In US Amid Crackdown On Vaping Walmart Inc told its staff on Friday the retailer was discontinuing the sale of e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery products at its US stores. In an internal memo seen by Reuters, Walmart......
2019-09-22 08:00

Russia Mocks "Brilliant" US Systems That Failed To Stop Saudi Oil Attack The attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend were a disaster for both Riyadh and Washington, with weapons allegedly made in Iran circumventing expensive U.S. missile defense systems....
2019-09-22 08:00

Africa's Tallest Building Will Feature A 3-Floor Penthouse Africa's tallest building is set to open next month as its developers seek to cash in on security fears and traffic jams by building a high-rise residential and retail complex in the heart of......
2019-09-22 08:00

Several Protests Break Out In Egypt, Several Arrested Rare small protests broke out on Friday in Cairo and other Egyptian cities calling for the removal of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi but police quickly dispersed them, AFP journalists reported....
2019-09-22 08:00

Millions Skip Schools To Unite For Global Protests On Climate Change Masses of children skipped schools to join a global strike against climate change that teen activist Greta Thunberg said was "only the beginning," ahead of a UN youth summit she will participate in on......
2019-09-22 08:00

Any Country That Attacks Us Will Turn Into "Main Battlefield": Iran The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guards warned Saturday that any country that attacks the Islamic republic will see its territory turn into the conflict's "main battlefield"....
2019-09-22 08:00

"China Is A Threat To The World, Building Military Rapidly": Donald Trump Expressing concern over China's growing military might, US President Donald Trump has said the Communist nation is a threat to the world and blamed his predecessors for not stopping it from stealing......
2019-09-22 08:00

22-Year-Old Drove SUV Around Kiosks, Crashed Into Walls At US Mall A 22-year-old man was taken into custody Friday afternoon after an SUV drove through a mall in suburban Chicago and sent shoppers fleeing for safety....
2019-09-22 08:00

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Donate $5,000 For Swimming Pool In Mozambique The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's charity is making use of young royal Archie's name to bring someone's ambitious project to life....
2019-09-22 08:00

Pak Airline Operated 46 Flights Without Any Passengers: Report Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) operated 46 flights from the Islamabad Airport without any passengers in 2016-17, a media report said on Friday....
2019-09-22 08:00

Google Celebrates Mountaineer Junko Tabei's 80th Birthday With A Doodle Google today honoured Japanese mountaineer Junko Tabei her 80th birthday with a doodle. Junko Tabei was the first Japanese woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest, and also the first woman to climb......
2019-09-22 08:00

Hong Kong Protests Turn To Violent Clashes In Multiple Towns Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse pro-democracy protesters on Saturday after pro-China groups pulled down some of the "Lennon Walls" of anti-government messages posted in the Chinese-ruled......
2019-09-22 08:00

Donald Trump, Joe Biden Spar Over Ukraine After Whistleblower Complaint US President Donald Trump and his top challenger in the 2020 election Joe Biden traded accusations on Saturday following reports of a whistleblower's claim alleging the president pressured Ukraine to......
2019-09-22 08:00

Loo Trips Every 90 Minutes, Insomnia, 100 Doctors Couldn't Tell Him Why When Schwartz, who battles insomnia, does manage to fall asleep, he wakes up every 90 minutes to urinate copiously. Most nights he sleeps a total of four hours....
2019-09-22 08:00

‘You’ll just bring her on the plane’: Baby on board during Scheer’s campaign In just seven days, Georgia Hubick has been to more than a dozen cities and towns in seven provinces, while her mom Kenzie Potter continues as Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer's chief political adviser....
2019-09-22 08:00

Kenney gets rid of 8 more regulatory barriers to ‘strengthen interprovincial trade’ A news release from the Alberta government says the announcement on Saturday deals with areas such as the energy sector, alcohol and the sale of public lands....
2019-09-22 08:00

Green Party leader speaks out about one of her own candidates wearing blackface in the past Despite calling the recent revelations of Liberal Party Leader Justin Trudeau’s prior instances of wearing brownface and blackface “deeply troubling and really shameful behaviour,” May said that Malone’s case “falls in a different category.”...
2019-09-22 08:00

Hundreds of shackled, blindfolded prisoners in China purportedly seen in online videos: report Videos purportedly showing hundreds of prisoners in China with their heads shaved and their hands bound behind their back and blindfolds that were posted online earlier this week appears to be authentic....
2019-09-22 07:30

Suspect in 1985 hijacking of TWA Flight 847 arrested, Greek police say A man wanted in the 1985 hijacking of a Trans World Airlines (TWA) plane in which a U.S. Navy diver was killed during the harrowing 17-day ordeal was arrested by Greek police....
2019-09-22 07:30

YouTuber agrees to pay family of girl who died copying her cooking video A Chinese YouTuber has agreed to pay the families of two girls who tried to copy one of her viral cooking techniques following the death of one of them on September 5....
2019-09-22 07:30

Hong Kong police, protesters face off in fresh clashes as fights break out over 'Lennon Walls' tear-down Anti-government protesters and police faced off again Saturday in Hong Kong over ramped up demands for China to cease encroaching on democracy in the island city....
2019-09-22 07:30

Pair of underwear belonging to Eva Braun sell at auction for more than $4,600 A pair of underpants that belonged to Eva Braun, the wife of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, have been sold by a British auction house for more than $4,500....
2019-09-22 07:30

Tell us about your pop culture weekend: September 20-22 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....
2019-09-22 07:30

Alfa Romeo Stelvio A redesign of the compact luxury crossover could emerge in 2024. The spry Quadrifoglio trim boasts 505 hp and zips from 0 to 60 mph in 3.6 seconds with a top speed of 176 mph....
2019-09-22 07:30

Fiat 500/500e FCA is discontinuing production of the current-generation Fiat 500 and 500e minicars in North America. The models never gained traction, and late CEO Sergio Marchionne once famously asked customers not to buy the 500e electric version because the com...
2019-09-22 07:30

Dodge Challenger The coupe gets an update for the 2020 model year with new wheel options and paint colors, along with a premium-stitched dash and upper door panels on leather-equipped models....
2019-09-22 07:30

Romania Pushes to Be Treated as a Fully Fledged E.U. Member More than 12 years after joining the bloc, the country’s leaders say it has made progress against corruption and deserves expanded rights for travel and trade....
2019-09-22 07:30

Rep. Kennedy announces Democratic primary challenge to Sen. Markey Joe Kennedy’s bid is certain to divide Democrats as Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have backed Edward J. Markey, who has worked on the Green New Deal....
2019-09-22 07:00

Trump defends call with Ukrainian president, calling it ‘perfectly fine and routine’ The president, in a series of tweets, makes no mention of whether he brought up Biden during the conversation. Instead, he blames the news media for its coverage of the story....
2019-09-22 07:00

ICE to resume detaining migrant families at Texas facility The Trump administration had stopped holding families at the Karnes County Family Residential Facility in the spring because of a record influx of families at the border....
2019-09-22 07:00

Trump’s Ukraine call reveals a president convinced of his own invincibility One day after the special counsel testified about Russian interference in the 2016 election, Trump spoke with another world leader in a phone call that’s now under scrutiny....
2019-09-22 07:00

Fans Found An Assault Rifle Texture Hidden In Super Smash Bros. Brawl Princess Peach is powerful and not to be messed with in Super Smash Bros. Brawl. But I never expected that she was secretly carrying an assault rifle. Yet that’s what fans found when they dug around the files of Brawl....
2019-09-22 07:00

Anker's Qi Car Mount Has Never Been Cheaper Your car is a great place for a wireless charger, but if you use GPS, audio streaming, and crank your screen to full brightness while you drive, a 5W Qi charger might not quite keep up with your device’s battery drain....
2019-09-22 07:00

'Shop Contest: Oh No, Claptrap, Winners! Last week I asked you fine Kotaku readers to celebrate the release of Borderlands 3 by sticking Claptrap, the annoying robot sidekick from the games, into different games, movies, and TV shows. You all delivered some of the best images I’ve seen in s...
2019-09-22 07:00

FDA approves oral diabetes drug from Novo Nordisk The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved an oral version of Novo Nordisk's diabetes drug semaglutide, a boost for the Danish drugmaker which hopes to transform the market by offering patients a non-injectable treatment....
2019-09-22 07:00

BAT says none of its e-cigs linked to U.S. vaping illnesses as far as it knows British American Tobacco Plc, the maker of Vype and Vuse e-cigarettes, said as far as it knows, none of its products were involved in recent cases of vaping-related illnesses in the United States....
2019-09-22 07:00

Drug and medical suppliers say Brexit freight plans needed urgently Makers and suppliers of life-saving drugs and medical devices say they have still not been told by British authorities how their goods will be handled if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal at the end of October....
2019-09-22 07:00

Warm freshwater can harbor dangerous parasite People who swim in warm freshwater lakes, ponds and hot springs should do their best to avoid getting water up their nose because it could transmit a deadly parasite, a U.S. case report suggests....
2019-09-22 07:00

Too few pregnant women get exercise advice from doctors, study finds (Reuters Health) - Only one in two pregnant women in an Australian survey said their healthcare practitioner had advised them about exercising, and more than half of these women had to raise the topic themselves, researchers found....
2019-09-22 07:00

Anemia in early pregnancy linked with risk for neurodevelopmental disorders Children born to mothers with iron-deficiency anemia early in pregnancy may be at higher risk for neurodevelopmental disorders, a new study suggests....
2019-09-22 07:00

Health care investment needed to curb out-of-pocket spending: WHO Governments must boost spending on primary health care by at least an additional 1 percent of their gross domestic product to widen coverage and stop impoverishing patients, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Sunday....
2019-09-22 07:00

U.S. military unit sorry for suggesting millennials could face stealth bomber at Area 51 Alongside a photo of military men and women standing at attention in uniform in front of a B-2 stealth bomber, the tweet read, "The last thing #Millennials will see if they attempt the #area51raid today."...
2019-09-22 07:00

New limits on rail travel as Hong Kong braces for airport protest Anti-government protesters have targeted the airport before, occupying the arrivals hall, blocking approach roads and setting street fires in the nearby town of Tung Chung....
2019-09-22 07:00

Washington Monument elevator broke down for 'about an hour' during re-opening weekend Someone tweeted from the top of the Washington Monument on Saturday that the elevator wasn't working and they were stuck.       ...
2019-09-22 06:30

Rachel Brosnahan, Sandra Oh and More Celebs Dazzle at the 2019 BAFTA TV Tea Party It was a fashion affair! On Saturday afternoon, Hollywood's biggest and brightest stars put on their finest attire for the BAFTA Los Angeles + BBC America TV Tea Party at the Beverly......
2019-09-22 06:00

Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Star Teddi Mellencamp Talks Pregnancy Cravings This isn't Teddi Mellencamp's first time at the rodeo. With baby number three on the way, the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star is opening up about her pregnancy with E! News.......
2019-09-22 06:00

Nala the service dog makes friends with Donald Duck Cue the oohs and awws. This medical service dog made friends with Donald Duck at Disney World in Orlando in a heartwarming video shared online. Two-year-old Nala serves at the theme park aiding people with autism, according to her @helperdognala Inst...
2019-09-22 06:00

South Korea's young men are fighting against feminism On the same street corner in Seoul where 10,000 South Korean women rallied last October to demand an end to spy cameras and sexual violence, the leader of a new activist group addressed a small group of angry young men....
2019-09-22 06:00

Trump to Send Troops to Saudi Arabia in Response to Attack on Oil Facilities The good news is that it appears President Donald Trump won’t be launching a war against Iran today. However, the administration will be sending U.S. troops and missile defense equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, following an atta...
2019-09-22 06:00

Trump Pivots to His Favorite Defense: The Democratic ‘Witch Hunt’ We’ve seen enough of Donald Trump as president to know that anytime he or his administration are caught up in a new scandal, the response will always be to blame Democrats for mounting a “Witch Hunt” from the sordid and mythical world of the “Deep St...
2019-09-22 06:00

Apparently Nothing Trump Does Will Convince Nancy Pelosi to Impeach Him With Donald Trump and Rudy Giuliani essentially admitting they tried to enlist the help of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in smearing former Vice President Joe Biden and his son ahead of the 2020 presidential election, impeachment calls by Tr...
2019-09-22 06:00

Joe Kennedy Confirms He’ll Take on Sen. Ed Markey in 2020 Democratic Primary Rep. Joe Kennedy III of Massachusetts confirmed on Saturday that he’ll run against incumbent Sen. Ed Markey in next year’s Democratic state primary....
2019-09-22 06:00

M&S finance chief Singer quits in blow to Rowe Marks & Spencer's (M&S) finance chief is quitting the retailer after just 14 months in a fresh blow just days before it is formally relegated from the London stock market's blue-chip share index....
2019-09-22 06:00

Thomas Cook to hold final rescue talks on Sunday morning Thomas Cook Group will meet its biggest shareholder and creditors on Sunday morning in a final attempt to piece together a rescue deal before the 178-year-old company collapses into insolvency....
2019-09-22 06:00

President Trump Says He Had ‘Routine’ Call With Ukraine Leader (WASHINGTON) –– President Donald Trump urged the new leader of Ukraine this summer to investigate the son of former Vice President Joe Biden, a person familiar with the matter said. Democrats condemned what they saw as a clear effort to d...
2019-09-22 05:30

Joe Biden Denounces Report Trump Urged Ukraine President to Investigate the Former Vice President’s Son (WASHINGTON) — Former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday decried reports that President Donald Trump urged the president of Ukraine to look into his son’s business dealings there. Biden said in a statement that if the reports are true, &#...
2019-09-22 05:30

President Donald Trump Is Talking Longer and Tweeting More Than in Past Years: Report President Donald Trump is holding longer campaign rallies and tweeting more than he did in 2018, which was more than 2017, CNN’s Daniel Dale reported Saturday. Trump’s tweeting has increased by 43% compared to last year — averaging ...
2019-09-22 05:30

Australia to help Trump reach the moon, and beyond Australia will invest A$150 million ($101 million) in its companies and technology to help U.S. President Donald Trump's bid for a moon landing by 2024 and subsequent U.S. missions to Mars, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said over the weekend....
2019-09-22 05:30

How Airbus became Boeing's greatest rival (BA) Airbus Over the past 20 years, the commercial aviation industry has come to be dominated by Airbus and Boeing. Airbus and Boeing each own roughly half of the global large commercial airliner market. The two carriers compete on the same level, but A...
2019-09-22 05:30

'Storm Area 51' fizzles, with 1 event canceled; but alien 'believers' still revel in 'primal state' The day after the official "storming" of Area 51, one event in the Nevada desert was canceled Saturday due to low attendance while revelers at a second festival continued to party-on with fellow alien "believers."...
2019-09-22 05:30

Uber, Lyft Drivers Torn as California Law Could Reclassify Them Some gig-economy workers who drive for Uber and Lyft see downsides ahead with California’s new law that might label them as employees instead of independent contractors....
2019-09-22 05:30

TiVo says all retail DVR owners will see ads before recorded shows TiVo isn't wasting much time implementing pre-roll ads before recorded shows. The company told Light Reading in a follow-up statement that these promos will reach "all eligible" retail DVRs within 90 days. This marketing will be a "permanent p...
2019-09-22 05:00

Apple gets US approval for Mac Pro tariff exemptions President Trump may have claimed in July that Apple wouldn't get tariff exemptions for the redesigned Mac Pro, but the reality is very different. The US Trade Representative's office has confirmed that regulators approved 10 out of 15 of t...
2019-09-22 05:00

Australia will help NASA go to the Moon and Mars The Australian government has announced that it's joining forces with NASA and supporting its exploration missions to Mars and the Moon, including the Artemis program. Under the partnership, NASA expects Australian businesses and researchers to ...
2019-09-22 05:00

Uber sues NYC over vehicle caps Uber isn't about to sit quietly while New York City extends its caps on ridesharing. The company has sued NYC in a bid to halt rules that both freeze the number of new for-hire licenses and limit the amount of time drivers can spend cruising Ma...
2019-09-22 05:00

Samsung asks users to be extra careful with the Galaxy Fold Samsung postponed Galaxy Fold's release to fix its issues after an early rollout put damaged units in the hands of reviewers. The redesigned Fold felt sturdier than before when we tried it at IFA, but it sounds like the tech giant still wants yo...
2019-09-22 05:00

Three Mile Island's infamous nuclear plant shuts down after 45 years An important if ignominious chapter in American nuclear energy has come to a close. Exelon has shut down Three Mile Island's Generating Station Unit 1 reactor after 45 years of use. The reactor isn't the one behind the accident in March 1...
2019-09-22 05:00

Tilta mods Blackmagic's Pocket Cinema Camera with a tilt screen and SSD With their sharp picture, super efficient and flexible RAW format and SSD compatibility, the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Cameras are fantastic choices for videographers on a budget or anyone in need of a solid B-camera that doesn't break the bank. ...
2019-09-22 05:00

'Save us, save the world': Pacific climate warriors taking the fight to the UN Frank Bainimarama, Enele Sopoaga and Hilda Heine hope their urgent demands for action will save their island nations from the rising wavesIt is the final night of the Pacific Islands Forum in Tuvalu and the Fijian prime minister is explaining how to ...
2019-09-22 05:00

Bonnie and Clyde memorabilia fetches more than $180,000 at auction A watch and a shotgun were among the items connected to outlaws Clyde Barrow and Bonnie ParkerSeveral personal items related to 1930s Texas outlaw Clyde Barrow have sold at a Boston auction for nearly $186,000.RR Auction officials say the Bulova watc...
2019-09-22 05:00

Protesters and police clash in Egypt for second day running Teargas and live rounds fired at demonstrators in Suez after crowds call for the removal of president Abdel Fattah al-SisiEgyptian security forces have clashed with hundreds of anti-government protesters in the port city of Suez in a second day of de...
2019-09-22 05:00

Animal rights groups take credit after Taylor Swift cancels Melbourne Cup performance Racing organisers blamed ‘changes to her Asian promo schedule’ for singer’s withdrawalAnimal rights activists are taking credit after pop star Taylor Swift cancelled her scheduled performance at this year’s Melbourne Cup.The US singer had been slated...
2019-09-22 05:00

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor as tensions build in Gulf Iran’s foreign minister not confident war can be avoided, but promises any conflict will not be ‘limited’Iran has threatened to pursue and destroy any aggressor, and says war may be unavoidable in the wake of drone attacks on Saudi Arabian oilfields ...
2019-09-22 05:00

Players nearly walked off pitch over racist abuse, says Dover manager • Hartlepool condemn racist abuse in melee which delayed game• Andy Hessenthaler: ‘I wanted them off. It’s a sad day for football’Dover manager Andy Hessenthaler and Hartlepool United’s Craig Hignett said they discussed taking their players off the p...
2019-09-22 05:00

Mets’ wild-card hopes ending as quietly as possible CINCINNATI — This is how it ends. Not with a thunderbolt but with a whimper. The Mets went 0-for-6 with runners in scoring position, struck out 12 times, had a terrible miscue in the field by Todd Frazier in the first inning and managed only three hi...
2019-09-22 05:00

NFL teams’ interest in Antonio Brown comes with caveat Antonio Brown isn’t giving up on an playing again this season — he just may have to wait. The wide receiver’s agent, Drew Rosenhaus, told ESPN he has had communications with “a few teams that are interested” in Brown, who was cut by the Patriots on F...
2019-09-22 05:00

Spencer Dinwiddie: Chemistry can help Nets top expectations Vegas is betting on Brooklyn to struggle, finishing barely over .500. Some advanced analytics say they’ll be a losing team. Spencer Dinwiddie? He’s talking title contention, no matter when injured star Kevin Durant comes back — and more and more the ...
2019-09-22 05:00

Bernie Sanders calls for wiping out $81 billion in medical debt U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders released a plan on Saturday to eliminate $81 billion in Americans' existing medical debt, going beyond his Democratic White House rivals and expanding on his signature proposal for a government-run health in...
2019-09-22 04:30

Booker seeks $1.7 million in new funds to stay in Democratic White House race U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker will drop out of the running for his party's 2020 White House nomination unless he can raise $1.7 million over the next 10 days, his campaign said on Saturday....
2019-09-22 04:30

French police break up 'yellow vest' and 'black bloc' protests in Paris Police had made 137 arrests in Paris by mid-afternoon and had pushed back around one hundred protesters who gathered on the Champs-Elysees shopping avenue, the Paris police prefecture said....
2019-09-22 04:00

Hong Kong protesters, police face off in renewed clashes Reporters saw at least one person arrested after violence erupted following an afternoon march by several thousand people in Tuen Mun, a district in the northwest of the Chinese territory....
2019-09-22 04:00

So long, princess poufs: Power dressing is the red carpet trend When Natasha Lyonne debuted her smash Netflix series “Russian Doll” earlier this year, she wanted a new look, too — but not too new. “She had a very, very specific vision in mind,” stylist Cristina Ehrlich tells The Post. During their first meeting, ...
2019-09-22 04:00

Whistleblower 'didn’t have direct knowledge of the communications' between Trump and Ukraine The whistleblower who filed a complaint with the intelligence community inspector general did not have direct knowledge of the communications between President Trump and the foreign leader in question....
2019-09-22 04:00

Tulsi Gabbard: Trump's Saudi Arabia troop deployment could ‘lead us to an all-out inferno of a war’ DES MOINES, Iowa — Tulsi Gabbard warned that President Trump’s newly announced deployment of troops and weapons to Saudi Arabia threatens instability in the region and could lead to a major war with Iran....
2019-09-22 04:00

'More to be told': New York Times reporter says Ukraine story a 'significant liability' for Joe Biden A New York Times reporter says Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden faces a "significant liability" in a developing story about allegations that the former vice president may have pressured the Ukrainian government on behalf of his lobbyist so...
2019-09-22 04:00

IndyCar Laguna Seca: Herta takes pole as Dixon, Rossi edge Newgarden Colton Herta claimed the third pole of his rookie IndyCar campaign by beating championship contenders Scott Dixon and Alexander Rossi in qualifying at the 2019 season finale at Laguna Seca...
2019-09-22 03:30

Imelda's devastating rains cause record-setting flooding in Texas Roads and several communities were still submerged in 2 feet to 3 feet of water in southeastern Texas Friday after days of heavy rainfall from Tropical Rainstorm Imelda....
2019-09-22 03:30

Judge declines to dismiss charges against Coast Guard Lt. Christopher Hasson A federal judge in Maryland declined to dismiss charges against a U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant accused of stockpiling weapons and creating a hit list naming Supreme Court judges....
2019-09-22 03:30

PSA: Into the Spider-Verse's Full Spider-Ham Short Is Now Online Listen, if you don’t love John Mulaney as Spider-Ham, then you and I will just never see eye-to-eye as people. It’s a perfect, goofy performance, all Looney Tunes and slapstick, an homage to old animation and also to one of the silliest iterations of...
2019-09-22 03:30

Why Moscow's Climate Strike Turnout Was Devastatingly Small As Earther reported from New York, 4 million people in 150 countries turned out for a gigantic global climate strike, a resounding demand to world leaders to act on climate change. Not so much in Russia.Read more......
2019-09-22 03:30

Friday's Climate Strike Through the Eyes of a Student Photojournalist Earther is working with student journalists to cover Friday’s climate strikes. This story is part of a series of pieces showing the strike through their eyes.Read more......
2019-09-22 03:30

In the Tall Grass Is a Peculiar and Gross Addition to Stephen King's Horror Pantheon When Stephen King makes cars, animals, housekeepers, diseases, or clowns scary, it somehow all makes sense. Those things can actually be scary. But grass? Grass isn’t scary, right? Wrong.Read more......
2019-09-22 03:30

TiVo Reportedly Rolling Out Pre-Roll Ads That Play Before Users Can Watch Recorded Video TiVo is introducing skippable pre-roll ads before customers can watch shows taped on their retail DVRs, Light Reading reported, with a spokesperson telling the site it will be a “permanent part of the service.”Read more......
2019-09-22 03:30

Twitter Bans Saudi Official Implicated in Khashoggi Murder, Hundreds of Other Pro-Saudi Accounts Twitter on Friday said it had “removed or suspended thousands of accounts with ties to governments in the Middle East,” including a former close media adviser to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman who reportedly ran a pro-regime online troll army...
2019-09-22 03:30

The Story Behind That Delightful Ad Astra Cameo Ad Astra is a thoughtful movie, a cosmic Heart of Darkness featuring Brad Pitt as a quiet and calm astronaut searching for his father. Serious business, in other words. But even serious business needs a little fun. Read more......
2019-09-22 03:30

Huawei Says Mate 30 Series Bootloader Will Be Unlockable, Allowing Easier Access to Google Apps The recently launched Huawei Mate 30 and Mate Pro 30 boast a lot of upgraded hardware including extra cameras and edge to edge, bezel-free screens, but they come with a huge tradeoff: Due to the ongoing trade war between the U.S. and China and the as...
2019-09-22 03:30

Wes Craven's Estate Is Now in Charge of Freddy Krueger's Future The A Nightmare on Elm Street franchise has been in limbo for a long time, following a disastrous 2010 remake that didn’t do Freddy Krueger or his fearful fans any favors. And while there isn’t any news about the next time we see Freddy on screen (an...
2019-09-22 03:30

Eli Manning could be ultimate Daniel Jones secret weapon TAMPA — It was always a factor: The Giants wanted Daniel Jones to watch every move made by Eli Manning and, like a sponge, absorb all the tips and lessons a 16-year veteran can bestow on a rookie, simply by observing his work-habits. This dynamic was...
2019-09-22 03:30

Pittsburgh stuns No. 15 UCF with ‘Philly Special’ trick play PITTSBURGH — Wide receiver Aaron Matthews hit quarterback Kenny Pickett on a 3-yard, fourth-down touchdown pass with 56 seconds remaining and Pittsburgh stunned No. 15 UCF 35-34 on Saturday. The Panthers (2-2) ended UCF’s 25-game regular-season...
2019-09-22 03:30

James Paxton is looking like pitching savior Yankees need With Saturday’s 7-2 victory over Toronto, the Yankees have 101 wins on the season, their highest total since their last championship team in 2009. That total won’t mean much if they don’t get the title, and James Paxton seems poised to give them an a...
2019-09-22 03:30

The fantasy baseball players to build around for 2020 Whether you’re setting your championship roster or focusing on your fantasy movie league (”Rambo: Last Blood” had better perform despite its less-than-stellar reviews), it never is too early to prepare for 2020. The best players to build around aren’...
2019-09-22 03:30

Giants’ Dexter Lawrence refused to let his career get cut short Rookie Giants defensive lineman Dexter Lawrence tackles his first Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby. Q: Daniel Jones was your training camp roommate. What kind of guy is he? A: Just a humble, hungry guy. Very consistent with his routines and his da...
2019-09-22 03:30

Thousands of abandoned medical records found in deceased doctor's abortion clinics First, authorities discovered a spine-chilling 2,246 fetal remains in the Illinois garage of an abortion doctor after his death. Then, investigators found "thousands" of abandoned medical records across his abortion clinics in Indiana, the Indiana at...
2019-09-22 03:30

A police captain was killed after a routine traffic stop ended in a shootout A Louisiana police captain was killed and another officer was wounded Friday after a routine traffic stop ended in a shootout, CNN affiliate WVUE reported....
2019-09-22 03:30

Hurricane Lorena downgraded to tropical storm near Mexican coast The National Hurricane Center downgraded Hurricane Lorena to a tropical storm Saturday as it moved along the east coast of the Baja California peninsula heading for northwestern Mexico....
2019-09-22 03:00

Florida man with Down syndrome died in hot car as caretaker slept off kratom overdose: sheriff A Florida man with Down syndrome died in a hot car after his caretaker ingested the herbal supplement kratom, overdosed and fell asleep, authorities said....
2019-09-22 03:00

Massachusetts woman mistakenly signs up for half-marathon in British city with same name as US city A woman from Massachusetts was disappointed after showing up for a half marathon last weekend only realize she accidentally signed up for a race on a different continent. ...
2019-09-22 03:00

Authorities confirm fifth death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda as Texas floodwaters recede A fifth death has been linked to the devastating east Texas floods produced by Tropical Storm Imelda, one of the wettest tropical cyclones in U.S. history....
2019-09-22 03:00

Chicago police capture suspect in shootings that wounded officer, woman Chicago police are searching for a man suspected of shooting and injuring a police officer on Saturday, in addition to shooting a woman in broad daylight on Wednesday, officials said....
2019-09-22 03:00

Family of Whitey Bulger to file $200M wrongful death claim: report The family of notorious Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger plans to file a $200 million wrongful death claim against the federal government, according to a report....
2019-09-22 03:00

Army recruit, 18, dies after 'medical emergency' at Fort Jackson An 18-year-old soldier-in-training has died after experiencing a "medical emergency" ahead of a training exercise at Fort Jackson in South Carolina, Army officials said Saturday....
2019-09-22 03:00

Warren Leads in New Iowa Poll With Biden Second The latest poll numbers from The Des Moines Register and CNN were very good for Elizabeth Warren as she and Joseph R. Biden Jr. broke away from the rest of the Democratic pack....
2019-09-22 03:00

Samsung’s latest trolling campaign shows that it might be more afraid of Huawei than Apple Samsung loves to mock the iPhone every chance it gets, even if that means having to delete its commercials when they no longer make Galaxy phones look good. Well, Samsung is at it again, but this time it’s taking a hit at an Android rival that ...
2019-09-22 03:00

India's Petronet signs LNG deal with Tellurian Petronet LNG and U.S. liquefied natural gas developer Tellurian Inc signed an initial agreement under which the Indian company and its affiliates will negotiate to buy up to 5 million tonnes per annum of liquefied natural gas, the companies said on S...
2019-09-22 03:00

Watson issues call for unity after 'ridiculous' bid to oust him Divisions at the top of Labour are undermining the party's efforts to present itself as a government-in-waiting, Tom Watson has said, as he hit out at a "ridiculous" attempt to oust him from his role as deputy leader....
2019-09-22 02:30

Bean and Elfo plan an elaborate heist on a well-plotted Disenchantment Heist films are a reliable source of homage fodder. They have established genre elements that are easily parodied: the gathering of a crew, the elaborate scheme, the complicated execution, usually a betrayal or a twist of some sort, and then a reveal...
2019-09-22 02:30

Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness opens up about drug addiction, HIV diagnosis Queer Eye star Jonathan Van Ness gave an interview to The New York Times today, discussing details from his upcoming memoir, Over The Top. It’s bracingly candid stuff, as Van Ness digs deep into aspects of his past that offer a contrast to the bubbly...
2019-09-22 02:30

Yep, SpongeBob just directly referenced a classic creepypasta about Squidward killing himself As far as creepypasta with a healthy shelf-life goes, it’s hard to beat “Squidward’s Suicide.” Tracking down the exact origin points of internet ghost stories can be an exercise in futility, but there’s been video of the faux SpongeBob SquarePants ep...
2019-09-22 02:30

On a middling Disenchantment, Derek and his new deadly octopus friend take center stage “Love’s Slimy Embrace” technically tries to accomplish two things that most good sitcoms pull off at this point in their run: build out the supporting cast and create storylines between two characters that don’t often interact. Derek, Zøg’s half-amph...
2019-09-22 02:30

Good news, orphans: It's Batman Day! It’s that time of year again, folks: Batman Day, the annual holiday in which one of the world’s largest corporations invites us to think about one of its most lucrative mascots, even more than we already do. (And let’s be very clear here: We think ab...
2019-09-22 02:30

Takashi Miike, a golden skull, and the latest Stephen King adaptation open our Fantastic Fest coverage Most of Fantastic Fest was outside partying with Taika Waititi—who, in classic fashion for a festival that prides itself on its accessibility, spent several hours taking pictures and chatting with people after a screening of his film Jojo Rabbit—but ...
2019-09-22 02:30

How Antonio Brown’s deal with the Patriots dissolved in a matter of days New England’s decision to release the wide receiver 11 days after signing him came while the league’s probe of accusations of rape, sexual assault and intimidation drew closer to possibly taking Brown off the field....
2019-09-22 02:30

Iowa investigating band members claims of abuse by Iowa State fans “The communication on social media made it clear we had not shared enough information with our students about the steps the university has taken to address the concerns raised by members of our marching band,” an Iowa spokeswoman said in a statement....
2019-09-22 02:30

‘Playoff Emma is having some fun!’ Mystics’ reserved Meesseman puts on a show. The Belgian forward, rejuvenated after sitting out the WNBA season last year, has scored 57 points and made nearly two-thirds of her shots in two playoff games....
2019-09-22 02:30

Reports suggest Intel Core i9-9900KS could boast 127W TDP As we’re gearing up for the launch of the Intel Core i9-9900KS ­– with some motherboard manufacturers already releasing motherboard firmware ­to support the new processor – new documentations surface to suggest that the...
2019-09-22 02:30

Justin Trudeau apologizes again, blames 'privilege' as third blackface instance emerges. Here's what we know The Canadian prime minster apologized again Thursday -- the second time in as many days -- after a third instance of him wearing blackface surfaced.        ...
2019-09-22 02:00

Justin Trudeau says he'll ban assault rifles amid backlash to blackface controversy The Canadian Liberal Party's push comes at the same time the American Democratic Party is splintered over a similar proposal.        ...
2019-09-22 02:00

Rep. Rashida Tlaib's grandmother to Donald Trump: Let's talk about your peace plan The White House will soon unveil its Middle East peace plan. A 90-year-old grandmother to Rep. Rashida Tlaib says she'd welcome President Trump to talk about it.        ...
2019-09-22 02:00

Creamy, untreated and in a glass bottle: Britain’s taste for old-fashioned milk Dairy farmers cash in on a growing trend to replace both homogenisation and plastic with a revival of the traditional ways“When the milk price crashed five years ago, we were in a bad way,” says Bryce Cunningham, a third-generation farmer running Mos...
2019-09-22 02:00

Extinction Rebellion: 10 arrested at Dover protest Video showed handful of protesters sitting and lying down in front of long line of cars on A20Ten people have been arrested during an Extinction Rebellion climate change protest in Dover aimed at “blockading” the port.Activists were reported to have ...
2019-09-22 02:00

The Long History of American Slavery Reparations From the colonial era to today, the bitter legacy of bondage and racial oppression has sparked demands for compensation, with some successes and many broken promises...
2019-09-22 02:00

Getting Through to Your Teen About the Dangers of Vaping As vaping-related illnesses and deaths mount, it’s even more important for parents to talk with their kids. Here’s how to have an effective conversation....
2019-09-22 02:00

Rare Egyptian Protests See Dozens Arrested Egyptian authorities made dozens of arrests after hundreds of people took to the streets of Cairo and other cities overnight in the first significant antigovernment protests in years....
2019-09-22 02:00

Architect of Labour's Leftward Shift Wants to Recast Britain's Economy John McDonnell, a close ally of party leader Jeremy Corbyn, seeks to become the U.K.’s first avowedly socialist finance minister in half a century, pushing higher taxes on the rich and renationalized railways and utilities....
2019-09-22 02:00

Hong Kong Unrest Persists With Violence Between Protesters, Police Protesters threw petrol bombs and police fired tear gas and made several arrests during a march in Hong Kong, presenting a big challenge to the city’s leaders ahead of China’s upcoming 70th anniversary....
2019-09-22 02:00

Trump, Scrutinized Over Interaction With Ukraine, Still Calls for Biden Probe President Trump pressed on with calls for an investigation into former Vice President Joe Biden after The Wall Street Journal reported that Mr. Trump repeatedly pressured his Ukrainian counterpart to undertake such a probe....
2019-09-22 02:00

Yemeni Rebels Warn Iran Plans Another Strike Soon Houthi militants in Yemen have warned foreign diplomats that Iran is preparing a follow-up strike to the missile and drone attack that crippled Saudi Arabia’s oil industry a week ago, people familiar with the matter said....
2019-09-22 02:00

Pat McCormack World championship final brought to abrupt end by cut Pat McCormack wins a silver medal at the World championships in Russia The post Pat McCormack World championship final brought to abrupt end by cut appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-22 02:00

John Joe Nevin looks for a brighter future John Joe Nevin needs to rekindle the spark if he's to match his amateur achievements as a professional. Gareth Jones reports from ringside The post John Joe Nevin looks for a brighter future appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-22 02:00

Shooting at South Carolina bar leaves two dead, eight wounded Police in South Carolina were hunting for suspects on Saturday after at least one person opened fire before dawn at a crowded bar in the city of Lancaster, killing two people and wounding eight others, officials said....
2019-09-22 02:00

Biden urges investigation into Trump Ukraine call Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, a frontrunner for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, on Saturday called for an investigation into reports that President Donald Trump pressed his Ukrainian counterpart to investigate Biden and his son....
2019-09-22 02:00

U.S. Democratic presidential hopefuls vie to wow voters at Iowa steak fry Democrats vying for the nomination to take on Republican U.S. President Donald Trump tried to make a splash on Saturday as they entered a party steak fry in Des Moines, Iowa, the state that will host the first nominating contest in early February....
2019-09-22 02:00

Red-hot Medvedev sets up Coric clash in St Petersburg final "U.S. Open runner-up Daniil Medvedev swatted aside Belarussian qualifier Egor Gerasimov 7-5 7-5 in the St Petersburg Open semi-finals on Saturday to reach his fifth consecutive final on the ATP Tour."...
2019-09-22 02:00

Kyrgios and Sock boost Team World hopes with doubles win "Team Europe saw their lead sliced to 7-5 going into the final day of the Laver Cup after Nick Kyrgios and Jack Sock beat Rafa Nadal and Stefanos Tsitsipas in the doubles."...
2019-09-22 02:00

Feast your eyes on this ‘dead’ nearby galaxy, thanks to Hubble Galaxies come in all shapes and sizes, and the galaxies most pleasing to the eye are always in the most recognizable shapes. Dramatic spirals with outstretched arms, bursting with newborn stars are always a jaw-dropping sight, after all. Messier 110 ...
2019-09-22 02:00

University of Iowa to probe band members' claims of verbal abuse, sexual harassment by Iowa State fans The University of Iowa has reopened an investigation into allegations by members of the school's marching band that they were verbally abused and physically assaulted during last weekend's game against rival Iowa State University....
2019-09-22 01:30

‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Lord of The Rings’ Actor Sean Bean Says He’s Now Rejecting Roles Where He’s Killed If you’re a fan of the English actor Sean Bean, chances are you’ve seen him horrifically die on screen. He now wants to change things up. Bean was famously beheaded in the first season of Game of Thrones, kicking off the show’s long...
2019-09-22 01:30

Fact-Checking Trump’s Latest Claims About Space and Iran The president, in a wide-ranging conversation with the Australian prime minister on Friday in the presence of reporters, falsely claimed NASA facilities “were virtually closed” before he took office....
2019-09-22 01:30

Ukraine and Whistle-Blower Issues Emerge as Major Flashpoints in Presidential Race Reports that President Trump sought help from the Ukrainian government could offer former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. both opportunities and risks....
2019-09-22 01:30

An Abrupt Move That Stunned Aides: Inside Trump’s Aborted Attack on Iran President Trump’s decision to call off an airstrike on Iran in June looms large now as he weighs how to respond to attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia blamed on Tehran....
2019-09-22 01:30

iPhones out, Alexa Wednesday and more to come. What's next? iPhones out now, next up new Echo speakers, Surface laptops, Google Pixel phones, Facebook video chat devices. Maybe an Alexa toaster oven, too?       ...
2019-09-22 01:30

World’s 1.8 billion youth must ‘have a say in the future of the planet’ It is “crucial” that the world’s 1.8 billion young people have a say in the fight against climate change and ultimately “the future of the planet” according to the UN Youth Envoy Jayathma Wickramanayake....
2019-09-22 01:30

At UN, youth activists press for bold action on climate emergency, vow to hold leaders accountable at the ballot box Students and young activists on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to world leaders heading to United Nations Headquarters next week for high-level climate talks, demanding that they “stop wasting time” and work harder to curb carbon emissions, “or we ...
2019-09-22 01:30

Zach Galifianakis regrets asking Obama this 'Between Two Ferns' question With the arrival of Netflix's 'Between Two Ferns: The Movie,' Zach Galifianakis and Scott Aukerman share insider dish about the celebrity interviews.        ...
2019-09-22 01:30

Arctic expedition to investigate 'epicenter of climate change' Scientists from 19 countries are preparing to embark on a year-long expedition to the Arctic, the longest project of its kind, to better understand global climate change....
2019-09-22 01:30

After strikes, youth climate activists keep pressure on leaders Young climate change activists delivered a strong message to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Saturday: If elected officials do not take strong actions to combat climate change, they will be voted out of office....
2019-09-22 01:30

Magnitude 5.6 earthquake rocks buildings in Albania An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.6 and an aftershock only slightly weaker shook the Albanian port town of Durres on Saturday, rocking buildings there and in the capital Tirana and sending residents rushing into the streets and parks fo...
2019-09-22 01:30

Lorena weakens to a tropical storm as it nears mainland Mexico Hurricane Lorena weakened to a tropical storm as it approached northwestern Mexico on Saturday, bringing with it heavy wind and rain, U.S. forecasters said....
2019-09-22 01:30

Robert Kraft fired Antonio Brown over ‘threatening’ texts to accuser New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was “enraged” when he learned of threatening messages Antonio Brown sent to one of the women accusing him of sexual harassment, according to a report. Kraft was on a business trip when he learned of...
2019-09-22 01:30

Gleyber Torres injury update: Yankees dodge disaster Gleyber Torres underwent an MRI exam on his right hamstring Saturday and the Yankees announced it was negative, meaning this time, they seem to have avoided another serious injury to a vital part of their lineup. He was held out of the lineup for the...
2019-09-22 01:30

Tom Brady shows support for Antonio Brown with heart emojis Tom Brady hearts embattled wide receiver Antonio Brown. The quarterback left three heart emojis beneath a photo of the two Brown posted to Instagram shortly after his Friday firing. “Love ya champ that was fun! #GoWinIt #DoItForMe,” Brown...
2019-09-22 01:30

Tom Coughlin texts Eli Manning amid the Giants noise Tom Coughlin will always be there for Eli Manning. The former Giants coach texted Manning to see how the quarterback was feeling after being benched this week for rookie Daniel Jones, according to NFL Network. What exactly was said is unclear, though...
2019-09-22 01:30

Aaron Boone tossed as Yankees-umpires war reaches new level Aaron Boone went savage again on Saturday. The manager — and hitting coach Marcus Thames — were tossed after Giancarlo Stanton was called out on strikes to end the bottom of the first against the Blue Jays. Stanton took issue with a pair ...
2019-09-22 01:30

Georgia can prove markets were right against Notre Dame Betting markets do a great job shedding light on how college football teams “really” compare in the national championship chase. Saturday night’s intersectional showcase featuring No. 7 Notre Dame at No. 3 Georgia (8 p.m., CBS) is already an importan...
2019-09-22 01:30

Derek Jeter begs Marlins fans in lukewarm state of affairs This wouldn’t fly under The Boss. Unlike the splurging Yankees teams he starred for under George Steinbrenner, Derek Jeter doesn’t seem ready for the Marlins to be big-time spenders. “We don’t ever sit down and say, ‘Look we’re not going to go over t...
2019-09-22 01:30

Padres couldn’t wait to fire manager Andy Green San Diego just couldn’t wait any longer. The Padres fired manager Andy Green on Saturday, the team announced with eight games left. Green was 274-366 during his four-year tenure, including 69-85 this season (4th in the NL West). Though it’...
2019-09-22 01:30

Giants vs. Braves: Johnny Cueto will pass his biggest test It’s the end of the road for Mayor Bill de Blasio and Antonio Brown. De Blasio announced his presidential campaign is over while the Patriots cut ties with the troubled Brown. Good news, bad news for New Yorkers. The Jets will not see Brown this week...
2019-09-22 01:30

Notre Dame will prove its doubters wrong versus Georgia It’s often said that every time Notre Dame takes on elite teams — Clemson, Alabama and other SEC powers — the Fighting Irish get embarrassed. Brian Kelly is a good coach, but he’s not a heavyweight contender, right? Two years ago as a freshman, quart...
2019-09-22 01:30

Nothing could stop Daniel Jones from saving the Giants The plan changed. The decision was made. Daniel Jones was QB1. The 5-foot-11, 148-pound high school sophomore had watched the start of Charlotte Latin’s 2012 season-opener from the bench, playing behind a 6-foot-4, 200-pound upperclassman from the Mi...
2019-09-22 01:30

This Yankees blowout had everything The Yankees’ formidable bullpen will play a huge role if they’re going to go far in the playoffs, but their rotation will have to do its part. James Paxton once again showed he’s capable of dominating a lineup, as he allowed just an unearned run, thr...
2019-09-22 01:30

Browns’ Myles Garrett fined for ugly hits on Trevor Siemian Browns defensive end Myles Garrett isn’t getting off easy for ending Trevor Siemian’s season. Garrett was fined $41,112 for two roughing the passer penalties in Cleveland’s win over the Jets last Monday, The Post’s Brian Coste...
2019-09-22 01:30

Adam Gase’s great Patriots challenge includes old pal Jets coach Adam Gase and Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels first met 20 years ago, when they both were on Nick Saban’s staff at Michigan State. The two shared an apartment for a brief time there, along with current Bills offensive coordin...
2019-09-22 01:30

MLB’s complex reality is told by these numbers Wednesday provided a night of zeroes. That is not meant to invoke the absence of heroes, rather literally multiple storylines tied to “00s.” Since we have 10 fingers we tend to fixate on round numbers — which is why it sounds and feels much better th...
2019-09-22 01:30

This Giants-Jets season could make wrong kind of history TAMPA — I hope I’m wrong. Honestly, I do. I hope Daniel Jones does exactly what the Giants need him to do Sunday, providing an injection of hope in the here and now in addition to the far and away. I hope the karmic football gods seek retribution aga...
2019-09-22 01:30

Rutgers quarterback punched in celebration gone wrong Rutgers is so bad it’s even botching its celebrations. The Scarlett Knight lost 30-16 to Boston College in Piscataway on Saturday afternoon to drop to 1-2 and saw one of their offensive lineman deliver arguably the hardest hit to quarterback Art Sitk...
2019-09-22 01:30

The Giancarlo Stanton moment that could change everything The ball soared high and mighty, 111 mph off the bat, launched at a 34-degree angle, 420 feet into the left-field bleachers. You might call it a Stantonian blast, if only John Sterling hadn’t thought of it first. Of course, there’s more to hitting a ...
2019-09-22 01:30

Josh Rosen is getting the Dolphins chance no one should want Poor Josh Rosen. You half wonder whether the reaction of Rosen, when Dolphins coach Brian Flores told him this week he was going to take over for Ryan Fitzpatrick as the starting quarterback Sunday in Dallas, was one of dread or excitement. Every pla...
2019-09-22 01:30

Mets in deep trouble after bats disappear CINCINNATI — The thunder from the Mets’ bats, which shook Great American Ball Park a night earlier, turned to a whimper Saturday. Three hits usually won’t get it done, so here were the Mets frustrated by a Christian Colon grounder that found a hole i...
2019-09-22 01:30

AP interview: Colombian leader warns Venezuela Colombia’s president is comparing Nicolás Maduro to Serbian war criminal Slobodan Milosevic and says Venezuela’s embattled socialist leader would be making a “stupid” mistake were he to attack...
2019-09-22 01:00

Atletico struggle to break down Celta in frustrating draw "Atletico Madrid missed the chance to go clear at the top of La Liga on Saturday when they were held to a frustrating goalless draw at home to Celta Vigo, dropping points for the second week in a row."...
2019-09-22 01:00

Lewandowski double as Bayern crush Cologne to go top "Bundesliga top scorer Robert Lewandowski scored twice to equal a 51-year-old record as champions Bayern Munich demolished Cologne 4-0 on Saturday to climb to the top spot of the standings."...
2019-09-22 01:00

Cocktail of the week: Hoppers bar’s Arrack Attack coconut cocktail This unusual cucumber and ginger cocktail makes ingenious use of coconut instead of more orthodox rum for a lively but autumnal coolerSri Lanka’s signature spirit, arrack, is made from fermented coconut flower sap, or toddy, and tastes a bit like a m...
2019-09-22 01:00

Zandra Rhodes: ‘Fashion deserves credit. It takes as much effort as a painting' As a show celebrate 50 years of her work, the designer talks about the inspiration of Pucci and the joys of ice-cream and jamZandra Rhodes was born in 1940 in Chatham, Kent, where her mother taught at the local art college and her father drove a taxi...
2019-09-22 01:00

'Our joyous process': Marni SS20 show repurposes waste as high art Francesco Risso unveils collection as Milan fashion week coincides with Global Climate StrikeThe timing of Milan fashion week coinciding as it does with the Global Climate Strike, is a challenge for an industry that is seen as one of the main culprit...
2019-09-22 01:00

Artist in residence: North Yorkshire’s Lebberson Hall reimagined Renovating a 19th-century home rekindled Shirley Vauvelle’s creative visionThe artist Shirley Vauvelle lives a mile from the coast between Scarborough and Filey in North Yorkshire. Before she starts work in her home studio, she takes a daily swim in ...
2019-09-22 01:00

Jennifer Lopez Was Almost Convinced Not to Wear That Iconic Green Versace Dress The dress that made the world stop. Jennifer Lopez is taking a walk down memory lane and opening up about the iconic green Versace dress she wore to the 2000 Grammys. Yes, the one that......
2019-09-22 01:00

Master the entire Microsoft Office Suite with this $19 training Regardless of what industry you’re in, it’s almost impossible to escape Microsoft Office. At some point, you’ll use one of the many apps for anything from presentations to data entry. So, understanding all the ins and outs can help enhance your effic...
2019-09-22 01:00

NJ girl recruited by HS football team to kick like Carli Lloyd She’s giving high school football a kick in the pants. New Jersey teen Claire Gaston started her senior year at Mater Dei Prep in Middletown, New Jersey, in an unexpected way: as the kicker on the varsity football team. “When I was a little girl, I t...
2019-09-22 01:00

California And Nearly Two Dozen States Sue Trump Administration As Emissions Fight Escalates For decades, California’s been able to set its own emissions standards, but the Trump Administration moved this week to end that ability as it seeks to create one national standard for (very debatably) cheaper, safer cars. But California’s not going ...
2019-09-22 01:00

Haas F1 Team On Why It Didn’t Hire Nico Hülkenberg: We Need To Fix Our Car First Renault Formula One driver Nico Hülkenberg is currently out of a ride next year, since with only 20 cars, F1 silly season is basically a prolonged game of musical chairs. Rest assured, though, Haas F1 was considering him—only to realize they needed t...
2019-09-22 01:00

Comment Of The Day: Good Band Names Edition When was the last time a good band name was thought up while looking at a car? That’s exactly what this little exchange inspired today on the Jalopnik Blogs. When looking at the extremely good grille of the Japanese Emperor’s new Toyota Crown parade ...
2019-09-22 01:00

Here's Why Jet Airliner Engines Are Never Painted In Front If you look out the windows at a busy airport, or maybe out the porthole on your next airplane ride, you might notice that many planes are mostly white but the ring at the forward tips of their engines is always silver. There’s a reason for that, and...
2019-09-22 01:00

Cranky Gargoyle Walks At The Goodwood Revival There I was, in a jovial mood with the sun shining overhead, on my way to look at some pre-war Bentleys at the 2019 Goodwood Revival when I found my way blocked by a crowd of people. Curious, I looked around and saw, to my shock, the petite gargoyle ...
2019-09-22 01:00

Mazda MX-5 Cup Is The Wildest Racing Series In America And The Finale Happens This Weekend Stick a bunch of racers eager to make a mark on the sport into identically prepared Mazda MX-5 race cars, and let them loose on some of the best race tracks in North America, and you’re bound to see some exhilarating racing action. The Battery Tender...
2019-09-22 01:00

Weekend Motorsports Roundup: September 21-22 [UPDATED] This one’s a quiet weekend with only a few races going on, but you’re our loyal readers and you deserve to know where and when there are cars going round a track and how you can stick your eyeballs to them....
2019-09-22 01:00

In 1956, Mercury had a Ghia-built concept car called the XM Turnpike Cruiser to show off. In 1956, Mercury had a Ghia-built concept car called the XM Turnpike Cruiser to show off. Since not everyone was going to get to see it at the car shows, they carried it on this glass-sided trailer so its flashy lines and and massive fins could be se...
2019-09-22 01:00

This Demonstration Shows Why Proper Trailer Loading Is Mandatory If you have a boat, a horse, a camper or anything else that won’t fit in a pickup or van, you probably pull a trailer. If you do, you probably know the importance of loading it up properly to keep things in control. If you don’t, have a look at this ...
2019-09-22 01:00

What Is The Best Car To Turn Into A Time Machine? As we all know, the most famous example of a car turned into a machine to travel through time, not just space, is the DeLorean used in the Back to the Future movies. While dramatic and looking good for a movie, I’m not convinced this is actually a go...
2019-09-22 01:00

Here's What Happened With Tesla's Ambitious First Attempt At The Nürburgring Once again, Tesla has defied expectations. After wrapping up its first-ever Nürburgring test this week and heading home to America, it’s pulled off an apparent hand-timed seven minute, 24 second lap in one of its Model S test cars, a mere second slow...
2019-09-22 01:00

Ethiopia Is Growing Out Of Its Classic Peugeot Taxis It’s a cool, misty morning when you land at Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa. You have to get to your hotel in the center of the city, but between you and a bed is eight kilometers of traffic the likes of which you have never seen before. Ho...
2019-09-22 01:00

I Would Like You All To Be Aware Of F1 Not-Legend Harald Ertl's Mustache One thing that’s very difficult to discern among the drivers filling up the entry lists of Formula 1 races is that it’s hard to tell what, or who, is a “pay driver.” That is, who is only where they are because of skill, and who is there because of sp...
2019-09-22 01:00

Ludicrous Is The Tesla Book To Beat There’s no denying that there’s a story to be told about Tesla. The challenge comes when you need to distill the hype, the hope, and heartache of the company’s 16 years into a digestible narrative that doesn’t read like hagiography or a how-to manual...
2019-09-22 01:00

Dodge Wanted To Sell The '70 Monaco To Real, Natural Customers Who Had Real, Natural Conversations If you’re a car salesperson, you’ve got to know your product cold. You can’t be blindsided by questions about color combinations and trim levels. But you also need to know something else. Something even more important. If you want to sell some 1970 D...
2019-09-22 01:00

These Color Photos From the New Deal Show What Life On The Road Once Was Like As part of the New Deal, the Farm Security Administration (FSI) was launched to help relieve crippling poverty in rural communities. As small part of that mission, the organization documented life in the the communities in which it worked. These phot...
2019-09-22 01:00

Despite Tough Talk, U.S.-China Trade Negotiations Continue Both sides issued statements describing recent discussions as productive. The question now is whether high-level talks next month will yield progress....
2019-09-22 00:30

EV architecture divides automakers The industry is drawing sides over a big engineering question: Should future EVs get their own platforms, or can EV and combustion engine models share the same architecture?...
2019-09-22 00:30

GM offer to save Lordstown had a catch: Lower pay The automaker was prepared to build batteries in an Ohio town that’s been sweating the prospect that an manufacturing era will come to an end. But there was a catch. GM and a battery supplier would offer wages similar to what the company pays non-ass...
2019-09-22 00:30

In GM strike, old grievances get retooled for new era As the UAW strike against GM nears a second week, the issues in dispute are similar to those that sparked walkouts in the past: health care, wages and the company’s commitment to invest in U.S. operations....
2019-09-22 00:30

Sanders unveils plan to cancel all $81 billion of US medical debt Bernie Sanders released a plan to erase all of America's medical debt — about $81 billion — as part of his multifaceted strategy to dramatically reshape the provision of healthcare....
2019-09-22 00:30

How to choose a financial planner who has your best interests in mind kate_sept2004/Getty Images Not sure how to choose a financial planner? It's a big decision that shouldn't be taken lightly. You'll want to look at costs and a lot more before locking in a deal. Financial planners may be fee-only, which means they'll...
2019-09-22 00:30

People are worried that labor strife, oil shocks, and the Fed could lead to an economic disaster — here's why they're wrong The U.S. National Archives/Flickr There are several apparent links between the state of the US economy now and in the 1970s, like an oil-supply shock, increased labor activity, and higher gold prices. This has led to worries that the US could fall b...
2019-09-22 00:30

You and your girlfriends can stay at a women-only resort with a beach-style pool and rooftop terrace for $80 a night Som Dona Hotel A women-only resort called the Som Dona Hotel has opened on the island of Mallorca, Spain. The hotel offers women aged 14 and up a space to enjoy chic rooms and lounge areas, a beach-style pool, a rooftop terrace, healthy food options...
2019-09-22 00:30

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey listed his Hollywood Hills home for $4.5 million barely a year after buying it — here's a look inside the mansion Phillip Faraone/Getty; The Agency Twitter cofounder and CEO Jack Dorsey has listed his home in Hollywood Hills for $4.495 million, according to a report by Variety. He bought the home in August 2018 for $4.225 million. The home boasts 3,730 square f...
2019-09-22 00:30

The General Motors strike could cost the automaker $75 million per day if it continues (GM) LM Otero/Associated Press 49,000 General Motors workers went on strike this week, after contract negotiations between the automaker and the United Auto Workers labor union. Analysts at JPMorgan estimate that the strike could cost GM up to $75 milli...
2019-09-22 00:30

8 smart things people with financial advisers do with their money that give them a leg up Hero Images/Getty Not everyone needs a financial adviser, but the benefits are hard to overlook. People work with a financial adviser are more likely to report happiness, confidence, and stability in their financial and personal lives. They also kno...
2019-09-22 00:30

The top 9 shows on Netflix and other streaming services this week Netflix Every week, Parrot Analytics provides Business Insider with the most in-demand original TV shows on streaming services. This week includes Netflix's "Elite" and the return of YouTube's "Cobra Kai" now that it's available to watch for free. V...
2019-09-22 00:30

Everything we know about Mike Pence's new press secretary Katie Waldman — who is reportedly dating Trump adviser Stephen Miller ALASTAIR PIKE/AFP/Getty Images After Vice President Mike Pence announced he was hiring Katie Waldman as his new press secretary, news of Waldman's reported relationship with controversial White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller broke. Waldm...
2019-09-22 00:30

We visited Crystal City, Virginia, and saw how the community is evolving to welcome Amazon HQ2 (AMZN) AP Photo/Cliff Owen Ardine Williams, vice president of workforce development at Amazon, told Business Insider that the company's new HQ2 complex in Arlington, Virginia, is slated to open at the end of September. The city outside of Washington, DC, ...
2019-09-22 00:30

A Delta passenger checked a suitcase with a rainbow luggage tag and it came back defaced with the word 'sodomite' Associated Press A Delta passenger was shocked earlier this month when her checked suitcase, which had a rainbow luggage tag, came back defaced with the word "sodomite." Delta is conducting an investigation on the matter. The vandal may be an employ...
2019-09-22 00:30

5 great shows to watch on Netflix this week BBC One Every week, Insider puts together a list of great shows on Netflix you could watch. This week, we recommend Emmy-nominated "Bodyguard," "Better Call Saul," "Friends," Anthony Bourdain's "Parts Unknown," and "Everything Sucks." Visit Insider'...
2019-09-22 00:30

An Indian couple just became the world's oldest parents. A fertility expert weighs in on the ethics behind the controversial 'medical miracle.' Erramatti Mangayamma, 74, gave birth to full-term twins on September 5 in the city of Guntur, in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. However, reports soon emerged that Mangayamma and her husband, Sitarama Rajarao, were in intensive care soon after th...
2019-09-22 00:30

'Hi Mr. Blackface! Nice to meet you!': Justin Trudeau gets mixed reactions on campaign trail amid scandal Associated Press Canadians are offering mixed reactions to the revelation that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has painted himself in black and brownface multiple times for various costumes. Following the seeming torrent of news that began Wednesday,...
2019-09-22 00:30

Lawsuits against the Church of Scientology are piling up, alleging a vast network of human trafficking, child abuse, and forced labor Epics/Getty Images A number of women have sued the Church of Scientology in recent months, alleging a variety of complaints including human trafficking, forced labor, and child abuse. On Thursday, a woman identified only as Jane Doe sued the church ...
2019-09-22 00:30

Hong Kong demonstrators called a Chinese-American journalist a 'yellow thug' and attempted to stonewall her reporting Anthony Kwan/Getty Images Jiayang Fan is a Chinese-American staff writer at The New Yorker. Fan has been faced with a barrage of racism while covering the Hong Kong protests. Demonstrators questioned if she is from the Chinese government or if she's...
2019-09-22 00:30

If you only want to pay $450+ for one premium credit card, which should you choose? Maskot / Getty Images Rewards credit cards with the highest annual fees, like the Platinum Card® from American Express and the Chase Sapphire Reserve, tend to come with valuable perks. These include airport lounge access, annual travel credits, ...
2019-09-22 00:30

Greta Thunberg at UN Youth Climate Summit: 'We young people are unstoppable' Roy Rochlin/WireImage Climate activist Greta Thunberg said that during the climate strikes across the globe on Friday "we showed that we are united, and that we young people are unstoppable." She spoke briefly at the first UN Youth Climate Summit Sa...
2019-09-22 00:30

Tesla is gearing up to officially challenge Porsche at the legendary Nürburgring race track. These are the cars the Model S would have to beat to set the all-time record. (TSLA) A Porsche Taycan Turbo prototype set a record in August for the fastest lap at the Nürburgring race track by a four-door electric car at seven minutes and 42 seconds. Tesla CEO Musk has suggested that the electric-car maker will at some point at...
2019-09-22 00:30

Rugby World Cup: Key moments as New Zealand, France and Australia win – video highlights George Bridge’s try was crucial as New Zealand overcame South Africa, while Camille Lopez kicked the winning drop goal as France beat Argentina, and Australia fought back to defeat Fiji.New Zealand stand firm against South Africa in heavyweight thril...
2019-09-22 00:30

Read and Barrett react after All Blacks' thrilling win over Springboks – video The New Zealand captain, Kieran Read, and his teammate Beauden Barrett shared their thoughts after the All Blacks defeated South Africa 23-13 in the opening game of their 2019 Rugby World Cup campaign in Yokohama on SaturdayNew Zealand stand firm ag...
2019-09-22 00:30

Newcastle 0-0 Brighton: Premier League – as it happened A slick Brighton side were in complete control for most of the game at St James’ Park, but they lacked a cutting edge and had to settle for a point 7.42pm BST Related: Fabian Schär rescues poor Newcastle in drab stalemate with Brighton 7.32pm BST B...
2019-09-22 00:30

Guardiola and Sánchez Flores react to Manchester City's 8-0 demolition of Watford – video Pep Guardiola and Quique Sánchez Flores spoke after Manchester City thumped Watford 8-0 in the Premier League on Saturday. Guardiola was happy with his team’s scintillating display, with City’s first five goals coming inside the first 18 minutes. The...
2019-09-22 00:30

Sport sponsors must join the war on doping, says anti-drug boss Call follows emergence of new Russian scandalSport sponsors should help fund the fight against the illegal use of performance-enhancing drugs, according to the head of the UK’s anti-doping agency. Nicole Sapstead, chief executive of UK Anti-Doping (U...
2019-09-22 00:30

England and Billy Vunipola expect hot reception from Tonga under the dome • George: team may use coded lineout signs to beat cacophony• Tonga ‘will be looking to smash’ Billy Vunipola, says coachJamie George believes England may be forced to adopt a coded sign language during lineouts against Tonga because of the unique at...
2019-09-22 00:30

Warren Gatland’s Wales look for calmer waters after Howley storm • ‘We’re a small nation who have punched above our weight’• Wales name experienced side for opener against GeorgiaThe storm is not over, but it has passed on for now at least. Warren Gatland and Wales have had no other choice than to move on from the...
2019-09-22 00:30

T20 Blast Finals Day: Essex edge Worcestershire to win title – as it happened Simon Harmer hit the winnings runs off the final ball for Essex against Worcestershire to seal glory after a day of drama on T20 Blast Finals Day 10.23pm BST Related: Simon Harmer guides Essex to last-ball T20 Blast title win over Worcestershire 9....
2019-09-22 00:30

Blame me for Arsenal’s collapse against Watford, says Unai Emery • Sokratis error ‘is the mistake of the team. I am responsible’ • Manager may change his tactics for visit of Aston VillaUnai Emery has accepted the blame for any mistakes Arsenal make while playing out from the back and says he is open to a more fle...
2019-09-22 00:30

Burnley’s Chris Wood hits double to bring Norwich crashing to earth Norwich were brought back down to earth with defeat at Turf Moor. A week after their brilliant victory over Manchester City, the Canaries were undone by two early Chris Wood goals – his first of the season – and remain without a point on the road. Th...
2019-09-22 00:30

Sheffield United win at Everton to put pressure on Marco Silva If Marco Silva was looking for a response to the crushing defeat at Bournemouth last Sunday this was not it. A hugely disappointing Everton performance allowed Sheffield United to register their first away win of the season quite comfortably, inflict...
2019-09-22 00:30

European roundup: Lukaku seals Milan derby win as Ramsey scores for Juve • Former Manchester United striker scores in convincing 2-0 win• Philippe Coutinho opens account as Bayern crush Cologne 4-0Romelu Lukaku’s second-half header stretched Internazionale’s perfect start to the Serie A season to four games as they took t...
2019-09-22 00:30

Leicester’s fast start continues as James Maddison sinks Spurs with late stunner Leicester have not been bashful about their lofty ambitions for this season and they certainly have no reason to lower their sights after emerging from this high-class showdown with maximum points. This was a rollicking contest featuring fast and mus...
2019-09-22 00:30

Granada stun Barcelona to go top despite Lionel Messi’s rescue effort Granada took advantage of Barcelona’s troubles on the road to move top of La Liga with a 2-0 victory at the Estadio Los Cármenes. Ramon Azeez and Álvaro Vadillo netted in either half to leave Barça, who started with Lionel Messi on the bench, without...
2019-09-22 00:30

Is Arsenal’s strategy of playing out from the back too great a risk? | Jonathan Wilson Sokratis Papastathopoulos’s blunder against Watford is part of a recent trend that will have many sides questioning whether the adoption of this high-risk strategy is worth itL ast Sunday, when the Arsenal defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos attempted...
2019-09-22 00:30

Klopp hungry for high-rolling Liverpool to make away days pay Just one victory at rivals from the upper reaches cost Jürgen Klopp’s side last season – their visit to Chelsea on Sunday is their first chance to improve on that recordThe last time Liverpool won at Stamford Bridge, Antonio Conte was in charge and C...
2019-09-22 00:30

Pogba is at Manchester United for the long haul, says Ole Gunnar Solskjær • Manager confident Real Madrid’s overtures can be repelled • ‘Paul is going nowhere, he is totally committed’Ole Gunnar Solskjær has admitted speculation is always likely to surround Paul Pogba’s future for as long as the France midfielder remains a...
2019-09-22 00:30

A Young Life Ends After 4 Steps on Video, and Afghans Can’t Stop Watching The Taliban bombing in Kabul that was cited as a reason to end peace talks was caught on camera, along with a man’s desperate scramble to evade death....
2019-09-22 00:30

|QueerEye'sJonathanVanNesssayshe'sanout-and-proud'memberofthebeautifulHIV-positivecommunity' Queer Eye's bearded and bubbly grooming expert, Jonathan Van Ness, has opened up about his past struggles with drugs and his H.I.V. status in his new memoir....
2019-09-22 00:30

Paris Police Repeatedly Tear Gas Anti-Fuel Tax Protesters (PARIS) — Clusters of anti-government activists in Paris repeatedly scuffled with police who responded with tear gas Saturday as supporters of France’s yellow vest protests tried to revive the movement opposed to President Emmanuel Macron...
2019-09-22 00:30

British and French Climate Activists Step Up Protests (PARIS) — Environmental activists in Britain and France stepped up campaigns Saturday to get their governments to confront climate change with greater urgency, part of a week of global climate actions. Thousands of people marched in south Paris...
2019-09-22 00:30

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia to wait for investigation before responding to attacks -minister Saudi Arabia will wait for the results of an investigation before responding to last weekend's attack on its oil facilities, for which it believes Iran is responsible, a senior official said on Saturday....
2019-09-22 00:00

CORRECTED-Softbank mulls bringing 40 companies to Brazil -exec Japan's SoftBank Group is considering bringing around 40 companies with high growth potential to Brazil, the group's head in the country, André Maciel, said on Friday....
2019-09-22 00:00

UPDATE 1-SoftBank mulls bringing 40 companies to Brazil -exec Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is considering bringing around 40 companies with high growth potential to Brazil and expects to announce a large investment in the country in around two weeks' time, the group's head in Brazil, André Maciel, said on Friday...
2019-09-22 00:00

Iran will destroy 'any aggressor,' military official warns A senior military official warned Saturday that Iran would destroy any aggressor as tensions escalate with the United States following a U.S. troop announcement....
2019-09-22 00:00

Paris police fire tear gas to stop yellow vest protesters Paris police fired tear gas Saturday on yellow vest protesters and arrested over a 100 as they dispersed them unauthorized rallies and other activists....
2019-09-22 00:00

Egyptian protests call for resignation of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi Demonstrators gathered in cities across Egypt on Friday night and early Saturday to call for the resignation of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, leading to the arrest of dozens of protesters....
2019-09-22 00:00

Leclerc pulls out the Singapore magic to take pole "Charles Leclerc wove his own strand of Singapore magic on Saturday as Ferrari\u0027s rising star roared to pole position for Sunday’s Formula One race through the streets of the city-state."...
2019-09-22 00:00

"Howdy Houston!" Says PM Modi, Will Address Mega Event Today Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Houston on Saturday, beginning his week-long tour to the United States in which he will hold several bilateral meetings and will address the United Nations......
2019-09-22 00:00

"Jhamooriyat Rant A Damp Squib": National Conference Attacks PM Modi The National Conference on Saturday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statements on "hugging Kashmiris" and "turning Kashmir into a paradise" sound hollow and belie actions taken by his government....
2019-09-22 00:00

Congress Slams Election Panel Over No Bypolls For All 7 Gujarat Seats The main opposition Congress on Saturday criticised the Election Commission for announcing by-elections to only four Assembly seats in Gujarat and leaving out three other vacant seats....
2019-09-22 00:00

Northern Command Chief Visits Jammu And Kashmir, Meets Locals Northern Army commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh has reached out to the locals in south Kashmir, considered to be the hotbed of terrorism, with a message that the army and the government are working......
2019-09-22 00:00

Complaint Against Azam Khan's Late Mother In Encroachment Case A complaint was registered on Saturday against Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan, which also includes the name of his late mother as accused in a case related to the government land....
2019-09-22 00:00

"Who Stands In Judgment Should Be Incorruptible": Court On Judge's Appeal Falling for "gratification of lust" proved costly for a magistrate from Maharashtra, as the Supreme Court, unmoved by his pleas for leniency, upheld his dismissal from service citing "lacunae" in the......
2019-09-22 00:00

Liberty Denied On Pretext Of Probe: Karti Chidambaram On Father's Arrest Lok Sabha MP Karti Chidambaram tweeted a letter on Saturday criticizing his father P Chidambaram's arrest by the government and charged that no investigative agency has been able to define the......
2019-09-22 00:00

Reporter Says She Tried To Contact Dead Man For Comment. Video Is Viral An old video of a US news reporter recently resurfaced on Twitter and has gone viral with hilarious reactions, memes and jokes. Sara Welch of KTLA news station, made the gaffe on air saying she......
2019-09-22 00:00

TikTok Users Share Hilarious #ExpectationVsReality Videos TikTok funny videos, shared using the hashtag #ExpectationVsReality, have collectively garnered more than 10 crore views on the video sharing platform. These videos describe the difference between......
2019-09-22 00:00

9.7 Million Views For Cop's Video On How To Lower Hefty Traffic Challans A cop's video on what drivers can do in case they are issued a hefty traffic challan has gone massively viral online. Under the amended Motor Vehicles Act 2019, traffic challans have increased by up......
2019-09-22 00:00

7 Moments From F.R.I.E.N.D.S That Will Always Be There For You Twenty-five years ago, on September 22, 1994, the first episode of F.R.I.E.N.D.S aired. Here are seven unforgettable moments from the show that every fan loves to watch over and over again....
2019-09-22 00:00

Quake with preliminary magnitude 5.8 quake strikes Albania An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.8 struck the west of Albania on Saturday but caused only minor injuries, the country’s government said....
2019-09-22 00:00

Rare protests in Egypt call for president to step down Rare anti-government protests break out in several Egyptian cities calling on the president to step down, but are quickly dispersed by riot police using batons and tear gas; dozens arrested...
2019-09-22 00:00

Armani explores connection with nature in ethereal looks Giorgio Armani makes an environmental statement with a collection titled “Earth,” exploring connections with nature, while Salvatore Ferragamo’s looks have an essential, even monastic, quality, with soothing colors and clean silhouettes....
2019-09-22 00:00

Greek police make arrest in 1985 hijacking of TWA Flight 847 Greek police say they have arrested a suspect in the 1985 hijacking of a flight from Athens that became a multi-day ordeal and included the slaying of an American...
2019-09-22 00:00

Egypt protests over viral videos alleging taxpayer funds stolen to build lavish hotel and palace In a country where critics disappear into prisons and endure torture, the videos posted by a former government contractor have blown open the secret world of the Egyptian army and riveted the Arab world....
2019-09-22 00:00

At Germany’s biggest car show, signs that Europe’s biggest economy is stalling The industry has taken a hit as a result of the uncertainty caused by President Trump’s trade war and by Brexit. And when the car industry in Europe’s largest economy is hurting, it can be bad news for the whole country — and the wider continent....
2019-09-22 00:00

Honda MotoGP rider Marquez on pole at Aragon for 200th grand prix start Honda's Marc Marquez took pole position for the MotoGP Aragon Grand Prix by 0.327 seconds, despite intense pressure from Yamaha rider Fabio Quartararo in the closing stages...
2019-09-21 23:30

Ferrari's Leclerc stuns with Formula 1 pole position in Singapore Ferrari's Charles Leclerc claimed a surprise third consecutive Formula 1 pole position after outpacing Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes by 0.191s for the Singapore Grand Prix...
2019-09-21 23:30

Vettel and Hamilton slam reversed grid idea for F1 as "bull****" Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton have slammed the idea of reversed grid races in Formula 1, with the former calling it "bullshit" and completely the wrong thing for the championship...
2019-09-21 23:30

Leclerc thought he'd crash three times on Singapore Formula 1 pole lap Ferrari Formula 1 driver Charles Leclerc says he saw himself in the wall "two or three times" during his "crazy" pole lap in Singapore Grand Prix qualifying...
2019-09-21 23:30

Norris: "Brain fade" resulted in "awful" Singapore F1 Q3 lap McLaren Formula 1 driver Lando Norris says "brain fade" on his final run in Singapore Grand Prix qualifying resulted in an "awful" lap that left him 10th on the grid...
2019-09-21 23:30

Hamilton can't place Ferrari's surprise "big step" in Singapore Lewis Hamilton does not know where Ferrari's "big step" has come from and has admitted the pace of Mercedes' Formula 1 rival in Singapore Grand Prix qualifying was unexpected...
2019-09-21 23:30

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing retains Sato for 2020 IndyCar season Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing has announced it will retain 2017 Indianapolis 500 winner and former Formula 1 driver Takuma Sato for the '20 IndyCar season...
2019-09-21 23:30

Espargaro nearly crashed following Marquez in Aragon MotoGP qualifying Aleix Espargaro says he "almost crashed three times" chasing Aragon Grand Prix polesitter Marc Marquez on his way to taking Aprilia's first MotoGP qualifying top five spot in two years...
2019-09-21 23:30

Ricciardo at risk of Singapore F1 qualifying DQ over MGU-K spike Daniel Ricciardo is at risk of being thrown out of Singapore Grand Prix qualifying after his Renault was found to be in breach of Formula 1's MGU-K technical regulations...
2019-09-21 23:30

Lorenzo not considering quitting Honda MotoGP team early Jorge Lorenzo has dismissed the idea of quitting Honda's MotoGP team a year early in the same way Johann Zarco has done with KTM, despite saying he is "not happy"...
2019-09-21 23:30

Wolff: Messy Leclerc pole shows all-round power of Ferrari's F1 car Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says Charles Leclerc taking pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix despite a "messy" lap shows Ferrari now has a "powerful" Formula 1 all-round car...
2019-09-21 23:30

Ricciardo disqualified from Singapore qualifying after MGU-K spike Daniel Ricciardo has been excluded from Singapore Grand Prix qualifying after his Renault Formula 1 car was found to have operated in breach of the rules related to the MGU-K...
2019-09-21 23:30

Herta joins Andretti in Harding Steinbrenner 2020 IndyCar partnership Andretti Autosport will join forces with Harding Steinbrenner Racing via a partnership that means the former will field a fifth entry in the 2020 IndyCar season for Colton Herta...
2019-09-21 23:30

iFixit’s iPhone 11 Pro Max teardown finds higher-capacity battery, 4GB of RAM The new A13 SoC. [credit: iFixit ] As has become an annual custom, iFixit tore down the latest iPhone—in this case, the iPhone 11 Pro Max—to...
2019-09-21 23:30

The vending machines of Tokyo – in pictures Since first visiting Tokyo in the 1990s, the London-based photographer Tim Easley has been fascinated by the city’s colourful vending machines. “They’re so much a part of the landscape they go unnoticed,” he says. No location is safe from them – Moun...
2019-09-21 23:30

Global climate strike: millions protest worldwide – in pictures People around the world have been walking out of school and work to join the latest protests against the climate crisis. The global day of action, calling for a reduction in emissions, is being held in the run-up to a UN summit in New YorkGlobal clim...
2019-09-21 23:30

The best recent science fiction and fantasy – reviews roundup A Little Hatred by Joe Abercrombie; The Undoing of Arlo Knott by Heather Child; World Engines: Destroyer by Stephen Baxter; Overdrawn by NJ Crosskey and Cold Storage by David KoeppJoe Abercrombie returns to the fantasy world of his bestselling First ...
2019-09-21 23:30

Sir Bradley Wiggins: ‘My most embarrassing moment? Post 2012, I had a few hissy fits’ The cyclist on the birth of his daughter, his estranged father, and living life in the public eyeBorn in Belgium, Bradley Wiggins, 39, grew up in London. He became a junior world champion in 1998 and won Olympic bronze in 2000. In 2012, he was the fi...
2019-09-21 23:30

What should Labour do about Brexit? Five key party voices With a general election expected soon, senior party figures say what the policy should beLeave with the best deal possible, but stay close to EU Continue reading......
2019-09-21 23:30

‘We can find you anywhere’: the Chechen death squads stalking Europe Ramzan Kadyrov rules the Caucasus republic through fear and oppression, amid reports of torture. But those seeking asylum in Europe are not safe, as assassins hunt them downZelimkhan Khangoshvili spent a long time living on the edge. He survived seve...
2019-09-21 23:30

Rudy Giuliani's quest for dirt on Biden via Ukraine – a timeline A public claim by Trump’s personal lawyer that the former vice-president had acted improperly set off a troubling chain of eventsRudy Giuliani alleges on Fox News that former vice-president Joe Biden was involved while in office in irregular activity...
2019-09-21 23:30

New Zealanders vent anger at being unable to watch Rugby World Cup New streaming service receives thousands of complaints as All Blacks kick off campaignMany New Zealanders have expressed anger at not being able to watch the All Blacks’ first match of this year’s Rugby World Cup due to errors in a new streaming serv...
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