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2019-07-23 15:52

Kimberly-Clark Raises Full-Year Outlook as Organic Sales Grow Kimberly-Clark raised its top- and bottom-line outlook for the full year to reflect strong profit and organic sales results in the latest quarter and an improving commodity environment....
2019-07-23 15:45

Lockheed Martin Raises 2019 Profit Guidance Lockheed Martin reported forecast-beating quarterly profits and raised its full-year guidance, just as a proposed new budget compromise lifted a cloud hanging over U.S. defense companies....
2019-07-23 15:45

IMF Cuts Global GDP Forecast for 2019, Citing Fallout From Trade Tensions A sharp deceleration of global trade driven by ongoing trade tensions is slowing the global economy more than earlier projections, according to the latest IMF forecasts....
2019-07-23 15:45

Daimler Deepens Ties With China in New Deal China’s state-owned Beijing Automotive Group has acquired a stake of 2.48% in Daimler with an option to raise it to 5%, bringing Chinese ownership of one of Germany’s flagship companies to around 15%....
2019-07-23 15:45

Coca-Cola Sales Boosted by Soda Gains, Coffee Push Coca-Cola’s quarterly profit and sales rose, boosted by higher demand for its namesake soft drinks and the introduction of coffee, energy drinks and other products....
2019-07-23 15:45

23andMe, Glaxo Mine DNA Data in Hunt for New Drugs Genetic test-kit company 23andMe has for years used saliva to tell millions of consumers how closely related they are to Neanderthals or whether they are likely to develop diseases like diabetes or Alzheimer’s. Now, it’s fulfilling a bigger ambition:...
2019-07-23 15:45

The next prime minister Boris Johnson’s climate change record Boris Johnson will be the next prime minister of the UK after winning the Conservative party leadership campaign. Theresa May is expected to resign tomorrow and hand over power. Here's what Johnson has said and done about climate change...
2019-07-23 15:45

Hot Hot Hollywood: JoJo Siwa And Ken Bone Have Agreed That If They’re Still Single In 300 Years They Will Both Marry Martin Short O, Hollywood! Where the celebrities are hot, the sun is hotter, and the celebs are even hotter than that! Today, we’ve got tale of romantic glamour that could only come from the beautiful city of gossip called Tinseltown and Hollywood: JoJo Siwa and ...
2019-07-23 15:45

Damn: The Kid From ‘Smart House’ Got Hot But Now He’s Not Hot Again, You Just Missed The Window If you’re a ’90s kid who grew up on a healthy diet of Disney Channel Original Movies, you might want to sit down, because we’ve got some pretty major news for you. The kid from Smart House got hot, but now he’s not hot again—you just missed the windo...
2019-07-23 15:45

65 Migrants Were Picked Up at Sea. Then the Politics Began. We went onboard a ship that rescues migrants in the the Mediterranean and witnessed a standoff between the captain and Italian officials, who view the crew as criminals....
2019-07-23 15:45

Deal or No Deal: What to Know About Brexit Under Boris Johnson Theresa May’s designated successor as prime minister says he is willing to leave the European Union without an agreement, despite dire predictions and opposition in Parliament....
2019-07-23 15:45

Afghanistan Recoils at Trump’s Comments About Destroying the Country The government of President Ashraf Ghani demanded an explanation and said relations with Washington should be “grounded on common interests and mutual respect.”...
2019-07-23 15:45

Boris Johnson to Be U.K. Prime Minister After Winning Party Vote Having won the backing of his Conservative Party, Mr. Johnson will immediately face the daunting task of managing Britain’s exit from the European Union by Oct. 31....
2019-07-23 15:45

Anno 1800 DLC release date: When does Sunken Treasures Season Pass Content go live? Blue Byte and Ubisoft have started to reveal more information about Game Update 4 for Anno 1800 ahead of its launch later this month - here's what you need to know....
2019-07-23 15:45

Xbox Games with Gold August Free Games News: Next Major Nelson reveal coming this week? Xbox boss Major Nelson should be getting ready to reveal the new selection of Games with Gold titles very soon. Here's everything you need to know about when we'll hear about these upcoming free games...
2019-07-23 15:45

Division 2 Diamondback Guide: How to get the Exotic Rifle following Title Update 5 Release The Division 2’s Title Update 5 and Episode 1 DLC have arrived - if you’re hunting for the game’s newest exotic weapon, here’s what you need to know....
2019-07-23 15:45

The Division 2 Down: Server Status Offline, Maintenance latest for Title Update 5 The Division 2 Servers are going offline this morning for the new Title Update 5 release. Here's everything you need to know, including details on when we'll see the latest patch notes....
2019-07-23 15:45

GTA 5 Online Casino Cars leak: 22 new cars revealed in Grand Theft Auto Online Update DLC Rockstar is rolling out a new update for Grand Theft Auto Online today, and as the update goes online for players, leakers are already starting to show us what's in store....
2019-07-23 15:45

The Division 2 TU5 Patch Notes Confirmed: Title Update 5 DLC update changes revealed Ubisoft has revealed the patch notes for The Division 2, revealing the headline changes for that are coming along with the newest DLC update - here's what you need to know....
2019-07-23 15:45

Digimon Survive release date: When is RPG coming out on PS4, Xbox and Switch? Bandai Namco's amazing-looking Digimon game has been pushed to 2020 - here's what you need to know about the upcoming game, its intro animation, its mechanics, and more....
2019-07-23 15:45

Fornite 9.41 Patch Notes Update: Storm Scout Sniper, Birthday Event, Presents, Cake Epic has released the latest patch for Fortnite, and it contains a few surprises - but a lot of information we knew was coming. Here's everything you need to know about the 9.41 content update....
2019-07-23 15:45

North Carolina woman, Australian man were shot dead in Canada, 'possible' link to missing teens, dead man A North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend were shot to death before their bodies were discovered last week along a remote stretch of highway, Canadian authorities revealed Monday as they acknowledged for the first time there was a "possible...
2019-07-23 15:45

State Department stops publishing data on crimes against Americans in Jamaica – but why? For the first time in seven years, the State Department has stopped publishing crime stats involving U.S. tourists in Jamaica. But it won't say why.       ...
2019-07-23 15:45

Cory Booker knocks Trump, refers to him as an 'elderly, out-of-shape man' Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J. took some personal shots at President Trump while discussing civility in politics during his Monday night appearance on "Late Night with Seth Meyers."...
2019-07-23 15:30

Paz de la Huerta meets with DA again over Harvey Weinstein case Paz de la Huerta met with Manhattan prosecutors on Monday to discuss her rape allegations against Harvey Weinstein — and her lawyer told Page Six she’s expected back in the district attorney’s office on Thursday....
2019-07-23 15:30

Alex Trebek celebrates 79th birthday with friends, family amid ongoing battle with stage 4 pancreatic cancer “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek celebrated his 79th birthday with friends, family and well-wishers amid his ongoing battle with stage 4 pancreatic cancer....
2019-07-23 15:30

'Old Town Road' by Lil Nas X ties with Mariah Carey, 'Despacito's' Billboard record Lil Nas X is riding his horse all the way to the top of the Billboard charts for 16 weeks and setting a tying a record first set by Mariah Carey and Luis Fonsi....
2019-07-23 15:30

‘Bachelorette’ spat: Hannah B. accuses Luke P. of ‘weaponizing’ faith, ‘slut-shaming’ her Luke Parker may have been kicked off the show but he sat in the hot seat Monday night as "The Bachelorette" star Hannah Brown went off on him about he "weaponized" their Christian faith and "slut-shamed" her....
2019-07-23 15:30

'Real Housewives of New Jersey' star Dina Manzo's alleged attacker charged in violent home invasion The man who allegedly beat former "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Dina Manzo during a home invasion has been indicted on robbery and assault charges....
2019-07-23 15:30

'The Bachelorette' heel Luke P., brother speak out after 'misogynist,' 'psychopath' slams on 'Men Tell All' "The Bachelorette: Men Tell All" was one of the most heated ever in the franchise's history as fellow contestants lashed out at Luke "Luke P." Parker for his treatment of Hannah Brown — and Parker's family was not here for his portrayal on the show....
2019-07-23 15:30

Eight things we learned in the UK government's pre-Johnson info dump Air pollution, plastic packaging, nuclear power plants, genome sequencing: just before Boris Johnson becomes prime minister, the UK government has put out dozens of documents. Here's what you need to know...
2019-07-23 15:30

Eritrean survives suspected racist shooting in Germany A 26-year-old Eritrean was apparently shot from a car by a man who later died, German authorities have said. Police believe the shooting was motivated by far-right extremism....
2019-07-23 15:30

'Keep your hands off' bamboo coffee cups, German consumer group warns Makers of bamboo cups claim their products are reusable and ecoogically friendly. German consumer group Stiftung Warentest tested 12 brands of bamboo-based containers and argues that it's best to avoid them....
2019-07-23 15:30

North Korea: Kim Jong Un inspects new submarine Analysts say the size of the new submarine suggests it has been designed to potentially carry ballistic missiles. North Korea has claimed to have tested submarine-launched ballistic missiles in the past....
2019-07-23 15:30

Chris Kraft, whose work on the ground helped NASA launch humans into space, dies Chris Kraft developed NASA's Mission Control system and was a key figure in the Apollo program. NASA described his "legendary" work as critical to advancing crewed space flight....
2019-07-23 15:30

Boris Johnson wins Conservative Party leadership vote, now set to become UK prime minister Boris Johnson is on track to become British Prime Minister after winning the Conservative Party leadership vote. He will immediately have to deal with a burgeoning crisis with Iran and long-stalled Brexit negotiations....
2019-07-23 15:30

Who is Boris Johnson, Britain's next prime minister? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man who is set to become Britain's next leader. Paola Totaro reports from London....
2019-07-23 15:30

Opinion: Boris Johnson's clowning glory The UK got the news on Tuesday that Boris Johnson is the next Tory party leader and is now set to become the country's new prime minister. Rob Mudge asks how it could all go so horribly wrong....
2019-07-23 15:30

Iran-UK tanker standoff: What is the next step for Britain? After Iran seized a UK-flagged tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, the UK is looking for a diplomatic way forward. But if Tehran refuses to negotiate, London will have to consider taking a harder line....
2019-07-23 15:30

Li Peng: Former Chinese premier dies at 90 Former Chinese Premier Li Peng has died in Beijing. He was best known for leading the violent military crackdown on pro-democracy protesters at Tiananmen Square....
2019-07-23 15:30

Greta Thunberg slams critics in French parliament The visit by the leader of Fridays For Future had divided opinion among French politicians. The movement calls on students around the world to protest for more ambitious efforts to fight climate change....
2019-07-23 15:30

Spanish PM Pedro Sanchez loses parliament approval vote Pedro Sanchez was unsuccessful in getting parliamentary approval on Tuesday. He has another two days to build an agreement with the far-left Podemos party to secure his government's confirmation....
2019-07-23 15:30

Game Freak Makes Pokémon, Points Out Junichi Masuda Quick! Who has made the mainline Pokémon games? That’s right, Game Freak. But some people think the answer is Nintendo. According to Junichi Masuda, lots of people do....
2019-07-23 15:30

Japanese And Taiwanese Flags Removed From Maverick's Jacket In New Top Gun Top Gun: Maverick takes place decades after the original film, but in the trailer (and promotional poster), Maverick dons his old leather jacket. It might look like it did in the original film, but it’s not....
2019-07-23 15:30

Check Out The First Switch Controller With A Headphone Jack Is it weird that I hadn’t noticed before now that no existing controller for the Nintendo Switch included an audio jack so I could plug in a pair of headphones? Not counting the Switch itself, of course. Weird. Well, either way, now there is a Switch...
2019-07-23 15:30

The New Lego Ideas Treehouse Has Leaves Made Out Of Real Plants Last year The Lego Group started making flowers, trees, and shrubs out of plant-based polyethylene using sustainably sourced sugarcane. I can’t imagine a better use for all of those plant plastic plants than this beautiful, 14-inch tall Lego Ideas Tr...
2019-07-23 15:30

Tetris Effect Looks Stunning On PC Tetris Effect blends the world of visionary studio Enhance with the time-tested, near-perfect rules of Tetris for a euphoric sensory experience. I reviewed it last year for the PlayStation 4, and today, it’s finally out on PC. With enhanced visuals, ...
2019-07-23 15:30

Workplace parking levy could charge firms £750 a year per car space Businesses could be charged at least £750 a year for each of their employee workplace car spaces under plans being considered by town halls in London....
2019-07-23 15:30

Mother of RAF cadet shot dead by thugs in east London calls for more stop-and-search The family of an RAF cadet shot dead in an "indiscriminate" postcode killing today called for police to be given greater powers to fight violent crime as his two killers faced life behind bars....
2019-07-23 15:30

Briton injured at Benidorm water park could fly home if condition improves A British holidaymaker who broke his neck in a water slide accident in Benidorm could fly home at the end of this week if his condition continues to improve....
2019-07-23 15:30

Anti-vegan protesters who ate squirrels at food fair guilty of causing public distress Two anti-vegan protesters who gnawed on dead squirrels as they stood next to meat-free food stalls in Soho have been convicted of causing alarm and distress to the public....
2019-07-23 15:30

Carl Beech latest: Police must end 'victim culture' to prevent reputations being ruined, former top prosecutor says Police must end the "victim culture" to prevent more reputations being ruined through false claims after the "madness" of the VIP sex-ring probe, a former top prosecutor said today....
2019-07-23 15:30

Meet Team Boris: the strategists and advisers Johnson is planning to bring into Number 10 Boris Johnson has persuaded his right-hand man from City Hall days to stay with him as chief of staff in charge of a new administration at 10 Downing Street....
2019-07-23 15:30

Mentally ill woman who killed mother with a scarf was failed by health trust, review finds A mentally ill woman who had committed extremely violent offences did not see a psychiatrist for six months before she relapsed and killed her mother during a psychotic episode because of failings in the restructuring of a London health trust....
2019-07-23 15:30

'We would all suffer under No Deal Brexit,' says Europe after Boris Johnson wins Tory leadership race A European official described Boris Johnson's No Deal Brexit strategy as a "tragedy" for both the EU and Britain as Mr Johnson swept to victory in the Tory leadership contest....
2019-07-23 15:30

Boris Johnson to be UK's new Prime Minister after landslide win over Jeremy Hunt in Tory leadership race Boris Johnson heads to No10 tomorrow after winning Tory leadership race Mr Johnson beat Jeremy Hunt by a significant margin of 92,153 to 46,656 Follow the latest developments LIVE See Boris Johnson's victory speech in full...
2019-07-23 15:30

Drug-resistant malaria parasites spreading across South East Asia amid fears it could reach Africa An aggressive strain of malaria resistant to two key drugs is sweeping rapidly through Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos and northern Thailand, scientists have warned....
2019-07-23 15:30

Ivanka Trump congratulates Boris Johnson as next PM of United 'Kingston' Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka was left red-faced today after an unfortunate misspelling of United Kingdom as she offered her congratulations to new Tory leader Boris Johnson....
2019-07-23 15:30

Clinic prescribing medical cannabis for children set to open in Harley Street Families seeking medical cannabis for their children could soon be able to get it in Harley Street when London's first private clinic to offer the drug to youngsters opens next week....
2019-07-23 15:30

Europe is at odds over who will replace Christine Lagarde at the IMF European officials are still scratching their heads over Christine Lagarde's successor at the International Monetary Fund (IMF), according to several people with knowledge of the discussions, with no standout candidate for the role....
2019-07-23 15:15

Gillibrand says she continues to have ‘no regrets’ about leading the call for Franken’s resignation The New York senator and Democratic White House hopeful responded to a New Yorker report that seven of her then-colleagues regret their demands in 2017....
2019-07-23 15:15

How to Get a $5,000 Amazon Credit: Buy a House Through Realogy The online retailer is teaming with an owner of real estate brokerage firms to offer home buyers free Alexa speakers and services like furniture assembly....
2019-07-23 15:15

From Former Mental Hospital to Recreational Hub Nearly two centuries after it was built, the South Carolina Lunatic Asylum in Columbia is being converted into a mixed-use project known as the BullStreet District....
2019-07-23 15:15

Bad driving leads to $140 million drug bust in Sydney A clumsy driver led police to a A$200 million ($140 million) drug bust in Australia after he crashed a van laden with 270 kg (600 lb) of methamphetamines into a patrol car parked outside a police station in suburban Sydney....
2019-07-23 15:15

Airbus designed a plane prototype to look like a 'bird of prey' – take a look Airbus is working to inspire the latest and greatest in flight innovation – and using a "bird of prey" conceptual design to do so.       ...
2019-07-23 15:01

How to get over vacation shaming Buzz60’s Elizabeth Keatinge tells us why we should ignore vacation shaming and take the trip we have wanted to take.       ...
2019-07-23 15:01

New Smart Glass Alerts Police if There's a Break-In With hundreds of office towers, hospitals, schools, retail and residential buildings as customers, View aims to upend the traditional window industry with its smart windows....
2019-07-23 15:01

Chinese Smartphone Maker Rewards Staff With Stock After Fortune 500 Ranking Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi doled out stock awards to its more than 20,000 employees to commemorate its first-time inclusion in the Fortune 500 list of the world’s largest companies by revenue....
2019-07-23 15:01

For Kids, Free Time Equals Screen Time---So Parents Fight Back To get kids off screens, experts are advising parents to structure their kids’ time, marking a retreat from past advice that children be given unfettered downtime....
2019-07-23 15:01

Struggling Real-Estate Giant Realogy Strikes Deal With Amazon Real-estate brokerage giant Realogy Holdings launched a new partnership with Amazon.com in a fresh attempt at jump-starting the property firm’s flagging business and tumbling share price....
2019-07-23 15:01

NSA Forms Cybersecurity Directorate Under More Assertive U.S. Effort The National Security Agency will create a cybersecurity directorate later this year as part of an effort to align the agency’s offensive and defensive operations more closely, as it aims at “persistent engagement” in cyberspace against foreign adver...
2019-07-23 15:01

The Hottest Phones for the Next Billion Users Aren't Smartphones Millions of first-time internet consumers are connecting to the web on a new breed of device that only costs about $25. These smart feature phones make up one of the industry’s fastest-growing and least-known segments....
2019-07-23 15:01

Ireland arrive at Lord's ready to bloody a few noses with plenty at stake in four-day Test The simplistic view would be to see the four-day Test against Ireland as the calm between two storms for England this summer. The World Cup finished — and in some style, you may remember — nine days ago. The Ashes begin in nine days' time....
2019-07-23 15:01

England batsmen will dread facing the mystery movement of Tim Murtagh The Ashes are just nine days away, but England's batsmen will face a very different challenge against Ireland on Wednesday to that at Edgbaston next week....
2019-07-23 15:01

World Cup winner Liam Plunkett expects Surrey T20 clash to 'feel like an international match' Liam Plunkett cannot wait to take the field for the first time as a World Cup winner in Tuesday's T20 London derby between Surrey and Middlesex at the Kia Oval....
2019-07-23 15:01

Apple files patent for mixed reality headset that can track your facial expressions Apple has filed a new patent for a mixed reality headset that could feature an array of sensors to track the eyes, gestures and even facial expressions of its users. Titled “Display System Having Sensors,” the patent filing — first reported by Variet...
2019-07-23 15:01

Microsoft sinks $1B into OpenAI to build ‘supercomputer AI’ for Azure Microsoft has invested $1 billion in Elon Musk-founded (Musk has since departed) artificial intelligence company OpenAI in an effort build supercomputer AI technologies for its Azure cloud services. The two companies will join forces to build large-s...
2019-07-23 15:01

Federal judge refuses to dismiss $224M lawsuit against AT&T for SIM-swap bungle A US federal judge has rejected AT&T‘s request to dismiss a $224 million lawsuit over a SIM-swapping incident that led to $24 million in stolen cryptocurrency. A press release confirms the telecom giant will face court over allegations it violated th...
2019-07-23 15:01

This bot smushes emoji together to create messed-up hybrids (that we love) Every year, the Unicode Consortium, the organization which oversees emoji development, adds new emoji ranging from hand gestures to objects. Now a bot on Twitter is trying to create fresh emoji by mashing them up. Emoji Mashup Bot, built by student a...
2019-07-23 15:01

Facebook forced to take action against fraudsters peddling fake Libra It’s barely been a month since Facebook unleashed its cryptocurrency Libra into the wild and published its whitepaper. But already, the social media giant has been forced to address a growing number of fake communications associated to its digital as...
2019-07-23 15:01

For $15, this is the insider’s guide to making serious eBay cash Jaimey Castillo is just one of the entrepreneurs who uses smart thinking and the ease of eBay merchandising to make some serious bank partnering with the ecommerce giant. If it sounds like an enticing career path, get the full primer on mastering eBa...
2019-07-23 15:01

Police demand access to sexual assault survivors’ phones — or have their case dropped For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it can help and support survivors. In April 2019, police in the UK introduced new consent forms asking...
2019-07-23 15:01

Chris Harrison on why it took so long to get Luke P. off 'The Bachelorette': 'He wasn't done' "Bachelorette" host Chris Harrison explained why it took so long for star Hannah Brown to send Luke Parker home.        ...
2019-07-23 15:01

Phishing attack: Students' personal information stolen in university data breach University says it has fallen victim to a "a sophisticated and malicious phishing attack" -- and students are being warned to look out for suspicious emails....
2019-07-23 15:00

Cybercrime gang adds new tactics to credit card data-stealing campaign FIN8 is distributing new malware as part of its ongoing goal of stealing and selling payment information from customers of retailers and the hospitality sector....
2019-07-23 15:00

Slug slime to hexagonal frying pans: How design inspiration can come from unexpected places You don't need an iconic design guru like Jony Ive to come up with all the design ideas, but you do need to be prepared to take a new look at things and make the most of the materials available....
2019-07-23 15:00

Facebook pairs its Map With AI service OpenStreetMap project Facebook's effort, aside from also benefiting from mapping data, is designed to work with the open source community to map millions of miles that haven't been mapped....
2019-07-23 15:00

Google agrees to pay $13 million in Street View privacy case Google has agreed to pay a $13 million settlement that could resolve a class-action lawsuit over the company's collection of people's private information through its Street View project....
2019-07-23 15:00

French court throws out appeal against Total's gas power plant A French court has rejected an appeal by activists against Total's planned 440 megawatt (MW) capacity Landivisiau gas-fired combined cycle power plant in the Brittany region of northwestern France....
2019-07-23 15:00

Low water hampers Rhine river shipping in Germany Water levels on the Rhine in Germany have fallen after recent dry weather and cargo vessels cannot sail fully loaded on sections of the river, traders said on Tuesday....
2019-07-23 15:00

BHP to invest $400 million to curb climate-changing emissions The world's biggest listed miner BHP said on Tuesday it would invest $400 million over five years to reduce emissions from its own operations and from those generated by the use of its resources....
2019-07-23 15:00

Japan's Marubeni backs blockchain crowd-sourcing platform for solar, wind farms Japan's Marubeni Corp has agreed to back a blockchain power purchasing platform, WePower, that is looking to establish itself in Australia to tap rapid growth in solar and wind power, the two firms said on Tuesday....
2019-07-23 15:00

French right-wingers to shun Greta Thunberg at parliament Conservative and far-right French lawmakers said they would boycott a meeting with Swedish activist Greta Thunberg and hurled insults at the 16-year-old who has inspired a global network of young climate protesters....
2019-07-23 15:00

Indonesia to close island in bid to save Komodo dragons Indonesia plans to close its eastern island of Komodo to the public next year in a bid to conserve rare Komodo dragons, the largest living species of lizard, a provincial official said on Tuesday....
2019-07-23 15:00

A year since Greece's deadliest wildfire, wounds remain open A year since Greece's deadliest wildfire tore through coastal towns near Athens, killing 102 people, the road to normalcy for its survivors is long and dotted with burned down homes and barren land....
2019-07-23 15:00

North Korea Shows Off Advanced New Submarine North Korean leader Kim Jong Un examined a new submarine that experts believe could carry multiple missiles, including those with nuclear capabilities, in Pyongyang’s latest display of military strength as denuclearization talks with Washington remai...
2019-07-23 15:00

Boris Johnson Wins Race to Become Next U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, the former foreign secretary and mayor of London who has pledged to take Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31, is set to become British prime minister after winning the leadership of the ruling Conservative Party....
2019-07-23 15:00

Li Peng, Ex-Chinese Premier and Tiananmen Hard-Liner, Dies at 90 Li Peng, the former Chinese premier and political hard-liner who backed using China’s military to violently quell the Tiananmen Square democracy demonstrations in 1989, has died....
2019-07-23 15:00

Fears of thugs-for-hire in Hong Kong after mob attack Six men have been arrested in Hong Kong in connection with a seemingly unprovoked and indiscriminate mob attack that injured 45 people at a metro station on Sunday night and outraged a city not used to such violent scenes....
2019-07-23 14:45

Treasury yields rise as traders look ahead to central bank decisions U.S. government debt prices fell on Tuesday as traders await monetary policy decisions from the European Central Bank (ECB) this week and the Federal Reserve next week....
2019-07-23 14:45

Hedge against FANG earnings with this ETF strategy Exchange-traded fund experts offer strategies for playing tech giants' stocks ahead of this week's earnings reports for three FANG companies....
2019-07-23 14:45

Hawaii's $18 billion tourism industry is the latest victim of the US-China trade fight "As long as the U.S. puts restrictions on travel and takes on a more combative political posture, the Chinese will choose to vacation elsewhere," Hawaii state Sen. Glenn Wakai told CNBC....
2019-07-23 14:45

Kim Jong Un inspects new submarine in a bid to mount pressure on US to revive talks, report says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered officials to beef up the regime’s military capabilities despite a potential revival of nuclear diplomacy with the U.S....
2019-07-23 14:45

Boris Johnson to become next British Prime Minister, after winning Conservative Party leadership ballot Britain’s next Prime Minister will be Boris Johnson after he won a ballot vote of Conservative Party members against Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, it was announced Tuesday....
2019-07-23 14:45

Coca-Cola Beats Analysts Estimate On Quarterly Profit, Raises Forecast Coca-Cola bought Britain-based Costa Coffee for $5.1 billion and recently rolled out ready-to-drink coffee in cans in the UK and a coffee based soda in several markets...
2019-07-23 14:45

Game changer: the Commodore 64 concert Video game music played by an orchestra is not new, but 8-Bit Symphony, a celebration of music from pioneering C64 composers, took many years of workMy grandfather, a lover of classical music, was president of the Hull Philharmonic Orchestra for many...
2019-07-23 14:30

Lancaster University students’ data stolen in cyber-attack Records and ID documents accessed and fake invoices sent in ‘malicious’ hackStudent data has been stolen in a “sophisticated and malicious” cyber-attack on a university.Records and ID documents of some Lancaster University students were accessed in t...
2019-07-23 14:30

European markets trade higher as Boris Johnson wins UK leadership race; autos surge 4.2% European stocks traded higher Tuesday as investors digest Boris Johnson's victory in the race to become U.K. prime minister, while looking ahead to the European Central Bank (ECB) monetary policy meeting on Thursday....
2019-07-23 14:30

Nadler, Harris to introduce bill decriminalizing pot, expunge prior marijuana convictions Called the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, the bill would remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act and require prior pot convictions to be expunged or re-sentenced....
2019-07-23 14:30

One opioid drugmaker's solution to billions of potential liabilities: spin them out into new company Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals plans to separate its business into two: one with its brand-name medicines; the other with its specialty generic drugs — including ooxycodone and hydrocodone....
2019-07-23 14:30

Travelers profit misses as higher claims weigh on underwriting gain Insurer Travelers missed Wall Street estimates for second-quarter profit on Tuesday, as weather-related losses led to an 18% drop in underwriting gain....
2019-07-23 14:30

Former head of Amazon Business joins Boxed, a start-up selling household goods in bulk Prentis Wilson, who led Amazon Business' growth to $10 billion in annual sales volume, is joining Boxed as the company's first-ever president....
2019-07-23 14:30

Disruption, corruption loom over UAW union talks with Big Three Detroit automakers Uncommon issues during this year's talks include technological changes threatening traditional union jobs and an ongoing federal corruption probe that has already led to eight convictions....
2019-07-23 14:30

Since 1990, the stock market does this every time in the week ahead of a Fed rate cut The market currently puts the odds of a rate cut at 100% after the Fed meeting July 30-July 31 meeting. An analysis of market history conducted by CNBC using big data trading tool Kensho shows how stocks tend to trade in the week ahead of a Fed cut....
2019-07-23 14:30

Watch: Quentin Tarantino says he 'won't disappear' after 10th movie Oscar winner Quentin Tarantino said he still plans to stop directing at 10 movies, but doesn't intend to vanish entirely from the entertainment industry....
2019-07-23 14:30

In photos: Daniel Radcliffe turns 30: A look back Actor Daniel Radcliffe, known best for his work in the "Harry Potter" film franchise and multiple stints on Broadway, including "Equus" and "How to Succeed in Business," turns 30 on July 23, 2019. Here's a look back at moments in his career through t...
2019-07-23 14:30

Barcelona vs Chelsea LIVE: Commentary stream for Rakuten Cup 2019 match, latest score and goals Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rakuten Cup match between Barcelona and Chelsea, with kck-off at 11.30am BST at Japan's Saitama Stadium....
2019-07-23 14:30

Williamson "Worthy Recipient" Of New Zealander Of The Year Award: Stokes Ben Stokes insisted that Kane Williamson was more deserving of the award than him as he led his side to the final of World Cup 2019 "with distinction and honour"....
2019-07-23 14:30

Guptill Thanks "2 Best Supporters" After "Best And Worst" World Cup Final Martin Guptill had a largely forgettable World Cup 2019 with the bat and will be remembered for two run-outs - MS Dhoni's and ironically his own in the Super Over in the final and the throw that......
2019-07-23 14:30

|SifisoSkenjana:WhySARSmustpushharderforaprogressiveincomeandwealthtax It's time SARS got serious about pushing for a more progressive income tax for high earners and a wealth tax for the ultra-high net worth individuals, says Sifiso Skenjana....
2019-07-23 14:15

|Bills,bills,bills:NikRabinowitztalksmoney What's a guy to do when he can't help splurging on SARS and Eskom and accidentally misses the extra zero at the end of a price tag? Learn a few expensive lessons, of course. Fin24 got the lowdown on saving from comedian Nik Rabinowitz....
2019-07-23 14:15

|5Grolloutposesnosecuritythreats-StateSecurityAgency Minister of State Security Ayanda Dlodlo says information shared with 'strategic investment partners' in the rollout of 5G in South Africa would be governed by adequate existing laws and regulations....
2019-07-23 14:15

|'Rogueunit'report:Gordhan,Mkhwebanetosquareoffincourt The North Gauteng High Court is set to hear an urgent application by Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan challenging the implementation of the Public Protector’s remedial actions against him....
2019-07-23 14:15

|WomanwhochampionedSArenewableenergyousted Karen Breytenbach, who oversaw the expansion of South Africa’s privately owned renewable energy projects, said she was asked to vacate her job about nine months before her contract expires....
2019-07-23 14:15

|WATCH:HuaweilayingoffmajorityofUSunit-source FutureWei Technologies, the US research arm of China’s Huawei, began laying off workers on Monday, according to employees including one who spoke to Reuters as he left the company’s Silicon Valley campus....
2019-07-23 14:15

|Moremoneyforcash-strappedEskombutwithstrictconditions,saysMboweni Finance Minister Tito Mboweni on Tuesday tabled a Special Appropriation Bill for Eskom, which will see the debt-ridden power utility benefit with an additional allocation of R59bn in funding....
2019-07-23 14:15

|WATCH:WilltheUKleavetheEUonOctober31withBorisJohnsonatthehelm? The UK had been due to leave the European Union on March 29. But when MPs rejected outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May's withdrawal deal EU leaders agreed to a six-month extension to the exit process until October 31....
2019-07-23 14:15

|EverythingSouthAfricansneedtoknowaboutexpattax From March 2020, “expat tax” could be in full force and many South Africans abroad are uncertain about what this will mean for their forex flow. Here are five things you need to know....
2019-07-23 14:15

|Mboweni'stop10quotesonEskombailoutandthe'significantcosttotaxpayers' Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has warned that additional funding of R59bn allocated to debt-ridden power utility Eskom will come at a 'significant' cost to the fiscus....
2019-07-23 14:15

|Mkhwebanereportcaused'irreparableharm',Gordhanargues Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan has argued that the remedial orders issued by the Public Protector in a report against him are "erroneous" and have caused "irreparable harm" to his reputation....
2019-07-23 14:15

Cowboys, Yankees tops as Forbes releases list of most valuable sports franchises It's not an investment option open to many folks, but buying a pro sports franchise can pay off big time, and Forbes latest ranking of the top 50 sports teams in the world proves it. The Dallas Cowboys, with an estimated worth of $5 billion, top the ...
2019-07-23 14:15

Spurs great Tim Duncan returns to team as assistant coach under Popovich Future NBA Hall of Famer Tim Duncan is back with the team he helped lead to five league championships, taking a job as an assistant coach under Gregg Popovich. Duncan, the Spurs' all-time leader in scoring and rebounds, came back to the team on Monda...
2019-07-23 14:15

Zion Williamson is latest to drop off Team USA roster, amid minor injury, conditioning concerns Zion Williamson will not play for Team USA at this summer's FIBA World Cup, amid whispers he is out of shape and following a minor knee injury, The Athletic reported....
2019-07-23 14:15

Li Peng, Chinese Leader Derided for Role in Tiananmen Crackdown, Dies at 90 For decades, critics called for Mr. Li, who became known as the “butcher of Beijing,” to face trial or a public reckoning for his role in the 1989 bloodshed....
2019-07-23 14:15

Amazing! See the world’s largest cashew tree Check out the world’s largest cashew tree in Brazil. The 140-year-old tree brings in thousands of tourists each year, but is the future in doubt?       ...
2019-07-23 14:15

Lima's Kennedy Park: Home to more than 100 cats Over a hundred cats have made Lima's Kennedy Park their home, with local feline lovers and volunteers taking time to take care of the furry creatures.       ...
2019-07-23 14:15

Spend a few nights in this giant avocado Foodies will love Booking.com’s latest unique accommodation from a land down under. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.       ...
2019-07-23 14:15

Worried about a middle seat with that basic economy ticket? Reserve a seat ⁠— for a fee American Airlines just expanded the window where basic economy passengers can buy seat assignments from 48 hours to a week before the flight.       ...
2019-07-23 14:15

Can Boris Johnson deliver on his pledges? During his campaign to be the next prime minister, Boris Johnson made a number of promises to the electorate on everything from Brexit, to broadband - but can the new occupant of number 10 really deliver?...
2019-07-23 14:15

Education Department Had Hand in College Chain’s Collapse, Documents Show A House committee has a trove of documents that show top Education Department officials trying to prop up a for-profit chain as it careened toward collapse....
2019-07-23 14:15

Robert Mueller Is Testifying Tomorrow. Here’s What You Need to Know. After two years of silence and one brief public statement, the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, will finally sit for prolonged questioning at two House hearings on Wednesday....
2019-07-23 14:15

Woman Tries To Buy Audi - With Money She Printed At Home A woman in Germany left a car dealership employees completely bemused when she tried paying for her purchased with a wad of banknotes she printed at home....
2019-07-23 14:15

Was A Priest Pushed Off Stage For Fat-Shaming? Truth Behind Viral Video A video that has gone viral online, collecting millions of views, shows a woman pushing a priest off a stage. The video was shared on Twitter by a user who claimed that the incident took place during......
2019-07-23 14:15

Afraid Of Losing Instagram Followers, Model Ditches Boyfriend A self-proclaimed Instagram model with a following of 4,50,000 decided to break up with her boyfriend who wanted her to post his pictures too on her account on the photo-sharing platform....
2019-07-23 14:15

Budget deal achieves Pentagon’s No.1 goal: Budget predictability with $738 billion top line A HUGE SIGH OF RELIEF: That giant exhaling sound coming from the Pentagon this morning is the huge collective sigh of relief over the news that the Trump administration and Republicans were able to reach a $1.3 trillion deal with Democrats to avert w...
2019-07-23 14:15

Reap what you sow: Mario Del Curto's world of vegetation – in pictures The Swiss photographer took a 10-year journey around the globe to consider the relationship between the human and plant worlds – from the boxwood topiary of France to the motorway bridge gardens of Dubai• Mario Del Curto’s Vegetal Humanity, As Garden...
2019-07-23 14:15

Puerto Rico police fire teargas at protesters demanding governor's resignation - video Police in San Juan fired teargas on Monday to disperse thousands of protesters calling on Puerto Rico’s governor Ricardo Rosselló to quit over leaked homophobic and misogynistic chats with his closest allies. The messages also included homophobic rid...
2019-07-23 14:15

UK factory orders slump as no-deal Brexit fears hit economy - business live British manufacturers have suffered the fastest falls in domestic and export orders since the financial crisisLatest: UK factory orders in biggest fall since 2009CBI: New PM needs to get a Brexit dealMichael Saunders says UK growth below trendSaunder...
2019-07-23 14:15

Concern for Australian citizen jailed without charge in Vietnam Van Kham Chau, 70, has been held for six months on treason charges and denied a lawyerHuman rights groups and relatives have expressed concern for the wellbeing of a 70-year-old Australian citizen who has been imprisoned in Vietnam for six months wit...
2019-07-23 14:15

EU countries agree plan to handle migrants and refugees Macron says 14 states back mechanism to redistribute people saved in MediterraneanThe French president, Emmanuel Macron, has said European countries have made progress on plans to redistribute refugees rescued in the Mediterranean, efforts criticised...
2019-07-23 14:15

Philippines libel trial of journalist critical of Rodrigo Duterte begins Maria Ressa faces prison term if convicted under criminal cyberlibel lawMaria Ressa: everything you need to know about the Rappler editor A libel trial against the editor of Rappler, a Philippine news site critical of the regime of President Rodrigo ...
2019-07-23 14:15

The progressive prosecutors blazing a new path for the US justice system Movement promising fundamental reforms to the US criminal justice system, including ending mass incarceration and the death penalty, is gaining steamOn a muggy August afternoon nearly five years ago, criminal justice professor Wesley Bell saw protest...
2019-07-23 14:15

Guardiola hits back at ‘false’ criticism of Manchester City’s conduct in China • City were described as arrogant and disrespectful• ‘It’s far away from the reality,’ says managerPep Guardiola has hit back at claims that Manchester City were arrogant and disrespectful during their pre-season visit to China.An editorial published...
2019-07-23 14:15

Gareth Bale’s move from Real Madrid will not be a loan, player’s agent says • ‘There will be no makeshift deals,’ says Jonathan Barnett• Coach Zinedine Zidane says move is best for club and playerWhile Zinedine Zidane expects Gareth Bale to leave Real Madrid imminently, the player’s agent says his move will not be a loan. Th...
2019-07-23 14:15

'I saw my friends die in the street': Mohamed El-Munir's journey from Libya to LAFC The defender has forged a professional career after leaving the chaos of his homeland. But his thoughts are always with those he has left behindWhen the Libyan revolution started, Mohamed El-Munir was a 19-year old playing for Al-Ittihad Tripoli. “No...
2019-07-23 14:15

Tour de France: stage 16 – live! All the action from a flat 177km starting and finishing in NîmesHow the six main contenders are shaping up as end nearsRichard Williams: Alaphilippe allows France to dreamEmail Simon or tweet him with your thoughts on the stage 12.57pm BST 158km to g...
2019-07-23 14:15

Trump's racist attacks will make it easier for ‘the Squad’ to recruit more members | Mallaika Jabali Trump hopes his racist attacks will detract the four congresswomen from America’s domestic and foreign policy disastersIt took a while before I felt it: the awareness of being gazed at as a foreign object, American-born yet an alien all the same. I d...
2019-07-23 14:15

End of the affair: why it's time to cancel Quentin Tarantino | Roy Chacko Whatever the merits of his new film, Tarantino’s films have revelled in extreme violence against female characters. This has to stopWhen news broke early last year that Quentin Tarantino had cajoled Uma Thurman into driving an unsafe car during the f...
2019-07-23 14:15

Singapore seizes record haul of smuggled elephant ivory Nine tonnes of contraband tusks from about 300 animals found in illegal cargo from DRCSingapore has made its largest ever seizure of smuggled ivory, impounding a haul of nearly nine tonnes of contraband tusks from an estimated 300 elephants, accordin...
2019-07-23 14:15

Iran not seeking confrontation, Tehran says in message for Boris Johnson Foreign minister says Iran wants ‘normal relations based on mutual respect’ as tanker crisis continuesNext prime minister: Boris Johnson wins Tory leadership - liveBoris Johnson elected new Tory leader - full reportTory leadership election: full resu...
2019-07-23 14:15

Boris Johnson elected new Tory leader Former foreign secretary will succeed Theresa May as Britain’s next prime minister after beating Jeremy HuntBoris Johnson wins Tory leadership - liveTory leadership election: full resultsBoris Johnson will become Britain’s next prime minister after b...
2019-07-23 14:15

'He humps all the other dogs … I’m his humping accomplice': comedians on their pets As the Edinburgh festival approaches, Ed Byrne, Susan Calman, Stevie Martin and others on why their pets are friends, companions and a source of inspirationComedians are needy, so of course we get dogs – they’re always pleased to see you. My cardigan...
2019-07-23 13:45

Ocean Vuong and the new Great American Novel - books podcast This week, the Vietnamese-born poet Ocean Vuong joins Sian to discuss his prose debut, On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous. Taking the form of a letter written by a Vietnamese migrant to the US to his mother who can’t read English, Vuong’s novel has alre...
2019-07-23 13:45

ZVUK: the Kazakhstan club night that dances for truth In conservative, authoritarian Almaty, a small techno event aims to create a safe space for activists and the LGBT communityIt is a rainy spring night in Almaty, and in a small back-alley club a young DJ is playing dark British techno while wearing a...
2019-07-23 13:45

The Great Hack review – searing exposé of the Cambridge Analytica scandal This chilling documentary lays bare the cynicism and chaos surrounding the data research company that harvested information from millions of Facebook users‘Data rights are human rights” is the rallying cry of this gripping, challenging documentary by...
2019-07-23 13:45

Art Neville, New Orleans funk star, dies aged 81 Keyboardist and singer behind the Meters and the Neville Brothers hailed as an icon by Louisiana governor John EdwardsArt Neville, one of the most celebrated funk musicians in the US, has died aged 81.His manager, Kent Sorrell, confirmed that the key...
2019-07-23 13:45

Drop Dead Gorgeous at 20: how dark pageant comedy works better in 2019 The pitch-black small-town mockumentary was a flop on release and left critics cold but 20 years later its vicious indecency remains daring Drop Dead Gorgeous is one of my favourite films. It also made less than its $15m budget at the box office and ...
2019-07-23 13:45

'It's about not giving up': behind Teju Cole's exhibition on America The writer and photography critic has assembled a show based on archival images to entwine the country’s past and presentIn 1993, the New York photographer Fazal Sheikh captured a young girl and her brother staring blankly into the camera. It was sho...
2019-07-23 13:45

Vitamin D Foods: 4 Healthy And Delish Milkshake Recipes You Can Try Making At Home According to some experts, cow milk is fortified with vitamin D. It is replete with protein, calcium and B vitamins. A nice tall glass of milk everyday could help keep your bone and teeth strong....
2019-07-23 13:45

Vegetarian And Vegan Diet May Slash Risk Of Developing Type 2 Diabetes: Study For the study, researchers analysed more than 300,000 people who followed a plant-based diet, such as vegetarian or vegan diet or some similar variant....
2019-07-23 13:45

Slurp Alert! This Homemade Pineapple Kulfi Is Ideal For Your Sweet Tooth Cravings (Video) When it comes to kulfis, most people think that the options are restricted to just kesar, pista, almond etc. What if we say that there's more to this yummy delight?!...
2019-07-23 13:45

Watch: This Pinwheel-Shaped Samosa Will Change The Way You Have Seen The Snack All This While Craving a crunchy snack in the monsoon season? Here's a unique yet mouth-watering recipe of Samosa that will tantalise your taste buds like nothing else!...
2019-07-23 13:45

Cooking Tips: 3 Super Easy Tips To Dry-Roast Sooji (Semolina) At Home To save time and effort, just dry-roast sooji in advance and then store it in an air-tight container. You can use dry-roasted sooji in upmas, halwas etc....
2019-07-23 13:45

Mexico Sets Homicide Record at Year’s Midpoint, Up 5.3% MEXICO CITY — Mexico set a new record for homicides in the first half of the year as the number of murders grew by 5.3% compared to the same period of 2018, fueled partly by cartel and gang violence in several states. Mexico saw 3,080 killings ...
2019-07-23 13:45

Venezuela’s Capital Is in the Dark Again After a Massive Blackout CARACAS, Venezuela — The lights went out across much of Venezuela Monday, reviving fears of the blackouts that plunged the country into chaos a few months ago as the government once again accused opponents of sabotaging the nation’s hydro...
2019-07-23 13:45

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Says He Can’t Stop China in Disputed Seas MANILA, Philippines — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Monday there was no way to stop Chinese from fishing in his country’s exclusive economic zone and he would not risk losing Filipino forces in a clash in the disputed South Ch...
2019-07-23 13:45

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Orders Increase of Naval Weapons While Inspecting a New Submarine (SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea leader Kim Jong Un has inspected a newly built submarine and ordered officials to further bolster the country’s military capability, state media reported Tuesday, as the North is increasing its pressure ...
2019-07-23 13:45

South Korea Says It Fired 360 Rounds of Warning Shots After a Russian Warplane Violated Airspace (SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korean jets fired 360 rounds of warning shots after a Russian military plane violated South Korea’s airspace on Tuesday, Seoul officials said, in the first such incident between the countries. Three Russian mi...
2019-07-23 13:45

Australian Man Driving a Van With $140 Million of Meth Crashed Into Parked Police Cars (SYDNEY) — A driver has been charged after methamphetamine valued at more than $140 million was found in a van that crashed into police cars parked outside a Sydney police station, police said on Tuesday. A Toyota HiAce van hit the cars outside...
2019-07-23 13:45

Suspected ‘Triad’ Gangs Mark Dangerous New Phase in Hong Kong’s Crisis It should have been a normal ride home. But when the passenger train pulled into Yuen Long station on the outskirts of Hong Kong Sunday night, the doors opened onto a blood-splattered platform and a bat-wielding mob. People screamed as assailants in ...
2019-07-23 13:45

Singapore Seizes Record Ivory Haul of 8.8 Tonnes in a Shipment En Route to Vietnam Singapore said Tuesday it confiscated 8.8 tonnes of elephant ivory in a record bust. The city-state, often a stopover in the illegal wildlife trade, caught the haul in a container en route from the DR Congo to Vietnam. Officially, the shipment was su...
2019-07-23 13:45

Boris Johnson Tipped to Become the U.K.’s Next Prime Minister (LONDON) — Britain’s governing Conservative Party is set to reveal Tuesday the identity of the country’s next prime minister, with Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson the strong favorite to get the job. Party officials will announce whet...
2019-07-23 13:45

Boris Johnson Wins Contest to Become New U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has won the contest to replace Theresa May as leader of Britain’s Conservative Party and U.K. Prime Minister, party officials announced Tuesday morning. He beat his rival, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, winning 66.4% of votes cast...
2019-07-23 13:45

Macy's pulls portion control plates after social media users claim they support eating disorders Macy’s vowed to remove a set of dinner plates from all stores after receiving backlash on social media from users who claimed the design promoted body shaming and eating disorders....
2019-07-23 13:45

Legendary Jaguar XJ13 reborn as Ecurie Ecosse LM69 Limited-run recreation packs a quad-cam V12 and is fully road-legal Revived UK-based racing team Ecurie Ecosse has unveiled the LM69 as a road-legal reimagination of Jaguar’s 1966 XJ13 prototype racer.  The company said the new model has been built ...
2019-07-23 13:30

Revised BMW 5 Series to get bold design updates for 2020 Prototypes of the executive model have been testing ahead of its launch next year Prototypes of the facelifted BMW 5 Series have begun testing on public roads ahead of a planned introduction in mid-2020. Although it's still heavily disguised, the up...
2019-07-23 13:30

Autocar confidential: Seat predicts a rough patch, BMW circles the wagons and more Porsche will launch a new range of branded EV chargers alongside its new Taycan Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry In this week's summary of motoring meetings, we hear about Porsch...
2019-07-23 13:30

Citroen boss: industry must show how cars offer 'freedom' The Citroen Ami One Linda Jackson says that car firms must showcase the benefits of the car in order to combat an increasing number of restrictions Citroën boss Linda Jackson believes that the automotive industry needs to showcase how cars provide...
2019-07-23 13:30

James Ruppert: why cash is king for used cars A 2008 Freelander 2.2 TD4 SE is tempting at £5000 Forget your PCPs, HPs and leasing. Get digging behind the sofa cushions and pick a banger Well, here's a surprise: paying up front for a car is increasingly falling out of favour with UK drivers, a...
2019-07-23 13:30

Chinese car maker BAIC acquires 5% share in Daimler Daimler and BAIC's joint venture sold 485,000 vehicles in 2018 The two companies already work together in a Chinese joint venture Chinese car maker BAIC has acquired a 5% share in Mercedes’ parent company, Daimler, a move welcomed by new Daimler C...
2019-07-23 13:30

Carlos Ghosn sues Nissan-Mitsubishi for millions in damages Former Alliance chairman launches £13.5m lawsuit after he was ousted on charges of financial misconduct Carlos Ghosn is reported to have launched a lawsuit against Nissan and Mitsubishi after he was removed as chairman of the Alliance last year on c...
2019-07-23 13:30

New 400bhp Audi RS Q3 Sportback hits the road in new shots Audi's five-cylinder Q3 Sportback range flagship is spotted ahead of the regular model's reveal tonight Audi's seventh SUV range addition - the new Q3 Sportback – is due to be revealed late tonight, and our spy photographers have caught the hot RS v...
2019-07-23 13:30

Mercedes-Benz reveals “world's first” autonomous valet parking system Daimler and Bosch have created a smartphone-operated driverless parking garage in Stuttgart, Germany German authorities have granted approval for a fully automated valet parking system at the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart.  The system, claimed t...
2019-07-23 13:30

Cosworth will provide hybrid technology for BTCC in 2022 British Touring Cars to receive 15 seconds of increased power per lap; ballast system axed from 2022 British Touring Car Championship organiser TOCA has announced that Cosworth Electronics will supply hybrid powertrains for the race series from 2022...
2019-07-23 13:30

Toyota GR Supra It won’t depose the affordable sports car class’s mid-engined elite, but Toyota's reborn Supra brings welcome muscle, character, fun and variety all the same The fifth-generation Toyota Supra – the cult Japanese sports car that had twenty-four all-b...
2019-07-23 13:30

More racial diversity in U.S. police departments unlikely to reduce shootings: study White police officers in the United States are no more likely to shoot dead minorities than black or Hispanic officers, undercutting the idea that increasing racial diversity in police departments would reduce those shootings, a study released on Mon...
2019-07-23 13:30

Police fire teargas to break up massive protests demanding Puerto Rico governor resign Police in San Juan fired tear gas on Monday night to disperse thousands of protesters demanding Puerto Rico's governor resign over offensive chat messages, the latest scandal to hit a bankrupt island struggling to recover from 2017 hurricanes....
2019-07-23 13:30

Biden unveils plan to end racial discrimination in U.S. criminal justice system Former Vice President Joe Biden unveiled a plan on Tuesday to reform the U.S. criminal justice system by lowering incarceration rates, ending the federal death penalty and eliminating racial disparities in how people are sentenced....
2019-07-23 13:30

Most Republicans plan to tune out Mueller probe: Reuters/Ipsos poll When Robert Mueller testifies before Congress on Wednesday about his probe of Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump, a key part of the U.S. public appears likely to tune out - Republic...
2019-07-23 13:30

Harris to introduce U.S. Senate bill to decriminalize marijuana, expunge convictions Democratic White House hopeful Kamala Harris will introduce a Senate bill on Tuesday to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level, erase past convictions and use funds from marijuana sales to invest in communities hit by the decades-long "war on d...
2019-07-23 13:30

As heat wave breaks across U.S. northeast, thousands left without power Severe wind and rain in the northeastern United States left thousands without power on Monday and into early Tuesday, even as a record-breaking heat wave ebbed....
2019-07-23 13:30

San Juan braces for an 11th day of protests, amid calls for Puerto Rico's governor to resign San Juan braced on Tuesday for an 11th day of protests calling for the resignation of Puerto Rico's governor over offensive chat messages that have drawn hundreds of thousands of people....
2019-07-23 13:30

Coal miners to urge Congress to protect their black lung benefits Around 120 coal miners with black lung disease were due in Washington on Tuesday hoping to pressure Congress to restore a higher excise tax level on coal companies to help fund their medical care, as rates of the progressive respiratory disease rise ...
2019-07-23 13:30

Explainer: What can Mueller tell U.S. lawmakers that we do not already know? When Robert Mueller testifies to the U.S. Congress on Wednesday, Democratic lawmakers are expected to try to pin down the former special counsel on a crucial question: did he intend for them to carry on where he left off in his investigation of Presi...
2019-07-23 13:30

DVSA slams “unacceptable” Nissan Qashqai emissions News 23 Jul, 2019 On-road tests find the Nissan Qashqai emits 17 times more NOx than lab limits; DVSA criticises brand’s decision not to address issue...
2019-07-23 13:30

REFILE-China's Neolix to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi, UAE China's Neolix has signed a preliminary agreement with Middle East e-commerce company noon to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates....
2019-07-23 13:30

Santander Brasil hits Q2 profit estimates as fees, lending grow Banco Santander Brasil SA reported second-quarter results in line with analyst estimates on Tuesday, helped by the strength of its consumer lending business and fees....
2019-07-23 13:30

UPDATE 1-Centene raises 2019 forecast as second-quarter profit jumps 65% Centene Corp, which is buying smaller rival WellCare Health Plans Inc, on Tuesday reported a 65% jump in quarterly profit and raised its 2019 earnings forecast, as it benefited from sales of its health plans for low-income people....
2019-07-23 13:30

Homebuilder Pulte's profit falls 26% PulteGroup Inc on Tuesday posted a 26% fall in second-quarter profit on lower home sales, as the U.S. homebuilder's higher prices kept buyers out of the market....
2019-07-23 13:30

Biogen profit rises 72% Drugmaker Biogen Inc reported a 72.4% rise in second-quarter profit on Tuesday, boosted by higher sales of its multiple sclerosis treatment Tecfidera and lower research and development costs....
2019-07-23 13:30

UPDATE 1-China's Neolix to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi, UAE China's Neolix has signed a preliminary agreement with Middle East e-commerce company noon to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates....
2019-07-23 13:30

RPT-Hasbro sales beat on higher demand for 'Avengers: Endgame' toys Toymaker Hasbro Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly revenue on Tuesday, helped by higher demand for action toys following the blockbuster success of "Avengers: Endgame" and "Spider-Man: Far From Home"....
2019-07-23 13:30

UPDATE 1-Hasbro results beat on higher demand for 'Avengers: Endgame' toys Toymaker Hasbro Inc beat estimates for quarterly results on Tuesday, boosted by higher demand for action toys following the success of "Avengers: Endgame" and Magic: The Gathering collectible card game....
2019-07-23 13:30

Travelers quarterly profit rises on higher premiums Property and casualty insurer Travelers Cos Inc reported a 6.3% rise in second-quarter profit on Tuesday, getting a boost from higher net investment income and premiums....
2019-07-23 13:30

LSC Communications terminates $1.4 bln merger with Quad/Graphics LSC Communications Inc said on Tuesday the company and Quad/Graphics Inc have terminated their $1.4 billion merger, a month after the U.S. Justice Department filed a lawsuit against the deal....
2019-07-23 13:30

UPDATE 1-Biogen profit rises 72% on multiple sclerosis therapy sales Biogen Inc posted a 72% rise in quarterly profit and lifted its 2019 earnings forecast on Tuesday, boosted by higher sales of its top-selling multiple sclerosis therapy Tecfidera....
2019-07-23 13:30

UPDATE 1-Homebuilder Pulte tops profit estimates as buyers return to the market PulteGroup Inc on Tuesday topped Wall Street estimates for second-quarter profit as the U.S. homebuilder sold homes at higher prices, and homebuyers benefited from declining mortgage rates....
2019-07-23 13:30

UPDATE 1-Santander Brasil meets Q2 profit estimates as fees, lending grow Banco Santander Brasil SA reported second-quarter results in line with analyst estimates on Tuesday, helped by the strength of its consumer lending business and fees....
2019-07-23 13:30

United Tech revenue rises 17.5% on Rockwell Collins acquisition United Technologies Corp reported a 17.5% rise in quarterly revenue on Tuesday and raised its full-year profit and sales outlook, as the U.S. industrial conglomerate benefited from its acquisition of aero parts maker Rockwell Collins....
2019-07-23 13:30

Ad firm Interpublic's net revenue rises 9.1% on higher client spending U.S. advertising firm Interpublic Group of Cos Inc reported a 9.1% rise in quarterly revenue on Tuesday, boosted by higher client spending worldwide....
2019-07-23 13:30

Rogers Communications second-quarter profit rises 10% Rogers Communications Inc on Tuesday reported a nearly 10% rise in quarterly profit, as the Canadian telecom company benefited from growth in its wireless and cable segments....
2019-07-23 13:30

Coca-Cola meets Q2 revenue expectations, ups 2019 forecast Coca-Cola Co on Tuesday broadly met second-quarter revenue expectations after eight consecutive beats and raised its revenue forecast for the full year on the strength of demand for its sparkling soft drinks and coffees....
2019-07-23 13:30

Harley-Davidson reports lower quarterly profit as tariffs bite Harley-Davidson Inc reported a 19.3% fall in quarterly profits on Tuesday, hurt by higher-tariff costs as well as a continued slide in sales in the United States....
2019-07-23 13:30

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise, tracking global equities Canada's main stock index futures rose on Tuesday, tracking global equities as investors anticipate major central banks to cut interest rates in the near future....
2019-07-23 13:30

METALS-Nickel clings to one-year highs, but rally seen as excessive Nickel rebounded on Tuesday, supported by steadily declining inventories, but analysts said lofty prices for the metal used to make stainless steel were not supported by most fundamentals. Benchmark nickel on the London Metal Exchange (LM...
2019-07-23 13:30

Sensex Rises Over 200 Points From Day's Low Amid Volatile Trade Domestic stock markets moved in a range amid volatile trade on Tuesday. The S&P BSE Sensex index was stuck in a range of 231.11 points, with 38,148.63 and 37,917.52 as the strongest and weakest levels......
2019-07-23 13:30

Dewan Housing Finance Discloses Auditors' Concerns Around Its Earnings DHFL has been hard hit by a liquidity crunch that has crippled several of the country's non-banking finance companies (NBFCs) following last year's collapse of infrastructure lender IL&FS....
2019-07-23 13:30

Viral Acharya's Message On Government Borrowing As He Ends RBI Stint Viral Acharya is leaving the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday, six months before the scheduled end of his term in office, citing personal reasons. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) cut the repo......
2019-07-23 13:30

Viral Acharya Exits RBI Job With A "Sense of Unfinished Business" Mr Acharya's boss at the central bank, Governor Shaktikanta Das, says a continuous and prolonged dependence on the government's capital infusion into banks can breed inefficiency....
2019-07-23 13:30

Sensex, Nifty Flat; Infosys Gains, HDFC Twins Fall Sensex, Nifty Turn Positive: Infosys, Reliance, ITC and ICICI Bank and were among the top Sensex movers while HDFC and HDFC Bank were among laggards....
2019-07-23 13:30

Top Court Orders Action Against Amrapali, Provides Relief To Homebuyers All unfinished housing projects of real estate group Amrapali, which has been accused of fraud, will be taken over by state-run National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC), the Supreme Court......
2019-07-23 13:30

How To Verify Income Tax Return (ITR) Online Using Aadhaar ITR verification: E-verification of income tax return via Aadhaar OTP is one of the ways listed by the Income Tax Department for assessees looking to verify their ITR online, according to information......
2019-07-23 13:30

DDA Housing Scheme 2019 Draw Today: Where To Watch Live Streaming The scheme, which ended on June 10, is for sale of nearly 18,000 newly-built flats in Delhi's Vasant Kunj and Narela residential areas, for which the DDA has received about 50,000 applications. This......
2019-07-23 13:30

Sensex Jumps 300 Points From Day's Low, Nifty Near 11,400 A spike in consumer goods, information technology and energy stocks supported the upmove in the markets however losses in pharma and state-run banking stocks kept the upside in check....
2019-07-23 13:30

IndiGo Introduces New Domestic Flights, Check Routes Here IndiGo flights: Recently, IndiGo started operations from Shillong. It inaugurated seven domestic flights on Kolkata-Shillong and Kolkata-Raipur routes...
2019-07-23 13:30

Here Are The Investment Options Available Under National Pension System According to NSDL's website, the central government subscribers have the option of selecting the Pension Funds (PFs) and investment patterns in tier I account....
2019-07-23 13:30

Sensex Falls For Fourth Straight Day To Lowest Level In Over Two Months The S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 indexes extended declines to a fourth straight day led by declines in heavyweights HDFC, HDFC Bank, State Bank of India, Reliance Industries, Maruti Suzuki and......
2019-07-23 13:30

Wondering Which Form To Use For Income Tax Return? Find Out Here Income tax return (ITR) forms for e-filing tax returns: The Income Tax Department has provided an independent portal for e-filing of income tax return - www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in. The online......
2019-07-23 13:30

Check Out Charges Applicable For Various Aadhaar Services Aadhaar card: Person willing to enrol is required to provide minimal demographic and biometric information during the enrolment process, which is totally free of cost....
2019-07-23 13:30

Gold Prices Fall On Low Demand, Weak Global Trend: 10 Things To Know Gold prices fell on Tuesday after touching an all-time high in the yesterday's session. Gold prices fell by Rs 250 to Rs 35,720 per 10 grams in Delhi, reported news agency Press Trust of India (PTI).......
2019-07-23 13:30

Many killed in Nigerian protests for release of Shia leader Security was high in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, Tuesday, a day after several people were killed in clashes between police and the country’s main Shia group...
2019-07-23 13:15

S. Korea’s claim on warning shot firings disputed by Russia South Korea says its air force jets fired 360 rounds of warning shots after a Russian military plane twice violated South Korean airspace, but Russia quickly disputed the account...
2019-07-23 13:15

‘I just don’t want to kill 10 million people’: Trump’s comments reverberate in Afghanistan Afghan officials were startled by President Trump’s comments that if he “wanted to win that war, Afghanistan would be wiped off the face of the earth.”...
2019-07-23 13:15

China says it needs 'arduous efforts' to meet 2019 industrial output goal Beijing says it can still meet its 2019 growth target of between 6% and 6.5% and continues to roll out stimulus measures to prop up activity. China set a 2019 industrial output growth target of 5.5%-6.0%....
2019-07-23 13:15

Santander second-quarter net profit falls 18% on Popular costs, weak Britain Santander posted on Tuesday a 18% decline in second-quarter net profit from a year earlier after being hit by planned restructuring costs of around 706 million euros....
2019-07-23 13:15

Pakistan's prime minister visits Trump, but that's not likely to help his country's economy Michael Kugelman from the U.S.-based Wilson Center says other issues take precedence in the bilateral dialogue between the United States and Pakistan — namely, Afghanistan and counter-terrorism....
2019-07-23 13:15

Iran is playing a 'dangerous game' by testing the red lines, analysts warn Iran is pushing boundaries amid rising tensions in the Gulf, but President Trump has so far not been "compelled" to retaliate militarily, analysts say....
2019-07-23 13:15

The new Italy? Spain's political crisis has no clear end in sight Political infighting in Spain could soon lead to another election, which would be its third in three years, raising questions on whether instability has become the new normal for the southern European nation....
2019-07-23 13:15

Nigel Slater’s breast of lamb, peppers and burrata recipe Succulent meat and creamy cheese served warm and spicyPeel and roughly chop a couple of cloves of garlic. Remove the leaves from about 4 sprigs of rosemary and chop them finely. You will need enough for 2 tbsp. Pick enough thyme leaves from their sta...
2019-07-23 13:15

Jose Ramirez and Maurice Hooker ready Texas shootout Jose Ramirez and Maurice Hooker meet in super-lightweight unification clash, writes Elliot Worsell The post Jose Ramirez and Maurice Hooker ready Texas shootout appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-23 13:15

Superb eliminator win moves Cameron nearer Taylor Chantelle Cameron remains on course to challenge Katie Taylor for her lightweight belts following a dominant win against Anisha Basheel, writes Roy Kelly The post Superb eliminator win moves Cameron nearer Taylor appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-23 13:15

Manny Pacquiao and suspicious minds After beating Keith Thurman last weekend, Manny Pacquiao’s legend gathers pace but so do the accusations being aimed at him, writes Matt Christie The post Manny Pacquiao and suspicious minds appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-23 13:15

Yarde is a “very live underdog” against Kovalev on August 24 Former light-heavyweight contender John Scully explains how Anthony Yarde, set to challenge Sergey Kovalev in Russia next month, can pull off the upset The post Yarde is a “very live underdog” against Kovalev on August 24 appeared first o...
2019-07-23 13:15

Paul Dempsey: “We need to remember we are lucky to do this.” Paul Dempsey says he feared for the future of boxing during the boom of MMA, but insists the sport's now thriving again, writes Terry Dooley The post Paul Dempsey: “We need to remember we are lucky to do this.” appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-23 13:15

Pak Is China's "Vassal", Imran Khan Xi's "Jester": Ex-Pentagon Official An ex-Pentagon official, Michael Rubin, warned the United States against falling prey to Pakistan's latest bid to revive relations, stating that the South Asian country's Prime Minister Imran Khan did......
2019-07-23 13:15

Kabul Asks US To Clarify Trump's "Wiping Afghanistan Off " Remark Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said Tuesday the US should clarify remarks President Donald Trump made about Afghanistan, including a claim he could easily win the war but didn't "want to kill 10......
2019-07-23 13:15

Kim Jong Un Inspects New Submarine, Signals Ballistic Missile Development North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected a large newly built submarine, state news agency KCNA reported on Tuesday, potentially signalling continued development of a submarine-launched ballistic......
2019-07-23 13:15

Britain's Boris Johnson Set For PM Job, Beset By Brexit Crisis Boris Johnson is set to win the race Tuesday to become Britain's next prime minister and use his brand of optimism and bluster to try to break the three-year Brexit impasse....
2019-07-23 13:15

Peaceful Neighbourhood Pakistan's Priority, Imran Khan Tells Trump Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has told US President Donald Trump that normal ties with India will be beneficial for both the countries, asserting that a "peaceful neighbourhood" was the priority......
2019-07-23 13:15

Japan Scrambles Fighter Jets To Intercept Russian, Chinese Planes Japan's military scrambled fighter aircraft to intercept Russian and Chinese planes, it said on Tuesday, including an observation jet at which South Korean forces fired warning shots after it entered......
2019-07-23 13:15

NASA's First Flight Director Chris Kraft Dies At 95 NASA's first flight director Chris Kraft, who played a critical role in the American space race, has died just days after 50th anniversary celebrations for the first Moon landing, the agency said....
2019-07-23 13:15

Alex Trebek celebrates his birthday in the most 'Jeopardy!' way possible: 'Who is 79?' Host Alex Trebek rang in his 79th birthday with family, friends and some good, old-fashioned "Jeopardy!" humor.        ...
2019-07-23 12:45

Meteorite Found in Siberia Contains Naturally Impossible Crystal In 2009, scientists made a groundbreaking discovery that was ultimately traced to a remote corner of the world. In a box obtained from the Italian Museum of Natural History in Florence, Italy, they found a small grain of extraterrestrial mineral that...
2019-07-23 12:45

An international coalition to protect Gulf will bring insecurity: Iran vice president An international coalition to protect the Gulf will bring insecurity, Iranian Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri said on Tuesday, according to the IRIB news agency....
2019-07-23 12:45

Saudi Arabia releases Qatari national detained for a year: rights group A Qatari national arrested in Yemen on suspicions of working with the Iran-aligned Houthis has been released after more than a year in detention in Saudi Arabia, Qatar's National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) said....
2019-07-23 12:45

China says strongly opposes U.S. sanctions on Chinese firm over Iran oil China strongly opposes U.S. sanctions on a Chinese energy firm accused of violating curbs on Iran's oil sector levied over Tehran's nuclear program, its foreign ministry said on Tuesday....
2019-07-23 12:45

Afghanistan seeks clarification on Trump talk of wiping it out Afghanistan called on Tuesday for an explanation of comments by U.S. President Donald Trump in which he said he could win the Afghan war in just 10 days by wiping out Afghanistan but did not want to kill 10 million people....
2019-07-23 12:45

Lithuania's Prime Minister wins parliamentary confidence vote Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis won a confidence vote in the parliament on Tuesday, a procedural step following the July 12 presidential election....
2019-07-23 12:45

Spain's Socialists to lose first confidence vote after Podemos declines support Spain's far-left Unidas Podemos party said on Tuesday it would not back acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez in a confirmation vote later in the day, making Sanchez all but certain to lose the first round but leaving his fate beyond that in limbo....
2019-07-23 12:45

Italy's 5-Star looks to get around two-term rule with word play Italy's ruling 5-Star Movement has suggested using verbal sleight of hand to solve a problem that has been bothering some of its politicians -- a rigid two-term limit on how long members can hold office....
2019-07-23 12:45

Trump touches off storm in India with Kashmir mediation offer Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi never asked U.S. President Donald Trump to help mediate with Pakistan their dispute over the Kashmir region, the government said on Tuesday, after Trump's comments set off a storm of criticism....
2019-07-23 12:45

China tells U.S. to remove 'black hands' from Hong Kong China said on Tuesday that U.S. officials were behind violent chaos in Hong Kong and warned against interference, following a series of protests in the city, including bloody clashes on the weekend....
2019-07-23 12:45

Japan scrambles fighters to intercept Russian and Chinese planes Japan's military scrambled fighter aircraft to intercept Russian and Chinese planes, it said on Tuesday, including an observation jet at which South Korean forces fired warning shots after it entered airspace over an island claimed by both Seoul and ...
2019-07-23 12:45

Bootleg alcohol kills 23 as heavy taxes prompt Turkish home-brew More than 20 people have died from alcohol poisoning in Turkey over the past month, according to Turkish media reports, as steep taxes on alcohol push Turks to consume bootlegged sprits....
2019-07-23 12:45

India's top court allows a month longer for citizens' list in Assam state India's Supreme Court on Tuesday extended the deadline for the publication of a citizenship list for the eastern Assam state by a month to Aug. 31, the chief justice said, after the government asked for more time to detect illegal immigrants....
2019-07-23 12:45

Boris Johnson is expected to be named Britain's next PM Boris Johnson is expected to be elected leader of Britain's governing Conservative Party and the next prime minister on Tuesday, tasked with following through on his "do or die" pledge to deliver Brexit in just over three months time....
2019-07-23 12:45

Google will pay $11 million to settle hundreds of age discrimination suits Following a long legal process that started in 2015, Google will pay out $11 million to settle 227 claims from people who believe they were wrongly denied a career at the company because of their age. The settlement agreement is still waiting for the...
2019-07-23 12:45

What's on TV this week: 'Another Life' This week we're loaded with new stuff to watch on streaming, including Katee Sackhoff in a new non-Battlestar Galactica science fiction series, Another Life. Also new on Netflix this week is The Great Hack, a documentary focusing on the Cambridg...
2019-07-23 12:45

Microsoft will pay $25 million to settle Hungary bribery charges Microsoft is on the hook at home for alleged crimes abroad. The company has agreed to pay about $25 million in settlements with both the Justice Department and SEC over charges that its Hungary subsidiary violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.....
2019-07-23 12:45

Astronomers believe the young Milky Way once swallowed a dwarf galaxy Astronomers believe they've mapped an important sequence of events that shaped our galaxy 10 billion years ago. In a paper published in Nature Astronomy today, researchers from the Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias (IAC) share their findings ...
2019-07-23 12:45

Daimler and Bosch inch closer to fully automated, self-driving valet service Daimler has plans for self-driving trucks, autonomous taxis and cars that drive themselves on the autobahn. Now, it's moving forward with its vision to bring fully automated, driverless parking to the Mercedes-Benz Museum parking garage in Stutt...
2019-07-23 12:45

Team Rocket is now prepared to fight Pokémon Go trainers We hope you're prepared for trouble, because you can now fight Team Rocket grunts in Pokémon Go. Niantic has started rolling out the update it promised a week ago, adding dark-colored PokéStops with the Team Rocket logo at various ...
2019-07-23 12:45

Origin crammed an Xbox, PlayStation, Switch and gaming PC into one case Which gaming camp are you in? Xbox? PlayStation? PC? Can't decide? No matter, custom gaming computer company Origin PC has managed to cram them all into one machine -- and has even thrown in the Switch for good measure....
2019-07-23 12:45

Watch an electric Ford F-150 tow over a million pounds Ford is trying to show its rabid pickup truck fans that EVs aren't just for latte-sipping Tesla pilots. In an impressive demonstration of torque, an electric F-150 prototype towed 10 double-decker rail cars stuffed with 42 current-model F-150s, ...
2019-07-23 12:45

The Morning After: Apple's watchOS update fixed the Walkie-Talkie app Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. If you're heading back to school -- or shopping for someone who is -- we have some relevant electronics advice. Also, Equifax's big data-breach settlement isn't as big as it seems, and it's t...
2019-07-23 12:45

2019 Isuzu D-Max V-Cross Facelift Launched In Jaipur Following its official launch announcement in June this year, the 2019 Isuzu D-Max V-Cross facelift has now gone on sale in Jaipur. The premium pick-up SUV was launched at the inauguration of Isuzu......
2019-07-23 12:45

Exclusive: 2019 Hyundai Grand i10 India Launch Details Out Hyundai Motor had teased the third generation of the Grand i10 through a sketch released in early July. And now carandbike can confirm that car will be the 3rd generation Hyundai i10 hatchback. India......
2019-07-23 12:45

2020 Kawasaki Z900RS & Z900RS Cafe Unveiled The Kawasaki Z900RS is the manufacturer's impressive attempt at packaging modern mechanicals in a retro design language and the modern-classic has just received an update for the 2020 model year. The......
2019-07-23 12:45

Ertiga-Based Maruti Suzuki XL6 Crossover Spied, To Be Sold By Nexa Images of a near-production Maruti Suzuki XL6 crossover vehicle with minimal camouflage, have surfaced online. Based on the company popular MPV, Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, the nomenclature suggests this......
2019-07-23 12:45

2020 Audi SQ7 Facelift Unveiled The Audi SQ7 performance SUV was first revealed in 2016 and made quite the headlines for its monstrous 4.0-litre V8 TDI diesel engine that came with a plethora of advanced tech. The performance SUV......
2019-07-23 12:45

Bentley Flying Spur First Edition To Be Revealed On July 24, 2019 The Bentley Flying Spur First Edition will be showcased for the first time on July 24 and the company will auction the first mode, the proceeds of which will be donated to the Elton John AIDS......
2019-07-23 12:45

On-Set Feuds, Offended Audiences and a Box Office Disaster: 20 Secrets You Might Not Know About Drop Dead Gorgeous Jesus loves winners. and 20 years later, we still love Drop Dead Gorgeous. In the latest movie anniversary to make you truly feel the harsh, cruel and unjust passing of your youth, Drop......
2019-07-23 12:45

How Irina Shayk Is Taking Time to Heal After Her Split From Bradley Cooper Something that has become obvious over the years: Irina Shayk is as tough as it gets. "I think now a woman has the freedom to work and to be a mom and to be herself," the......
2019-07-23 12:45

Man City: Pep Guardiola says reports claiming the club has shown 'utter disrespect' in China are false Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola says reports claiming the club has shown "utter disrespect" on their tour of Asia is "far away from the reality"....
2019-07-23 12:30

House conservatives urge Trump to reject budget deal A group of House conservatives is launching an 11th-hour bid to tank a sweeping budget deal, pressing President Donald Trump to reject it unless he gets new concessions. Fiscal conservatives, furious that the agreement provides over $300 billion in ...
2019-07-23 12:30

Rare strife breaks out over Saudi bills in Senate Foreign Relations committee The top Republican and Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are accusing each other of making misleading statements as the Senate prepares bills to hold Saudi Arabia accountable for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.Sen. Robert M...
2019-07-23 12:30

Harris and Nadler team up on bill to decriminalize marijuana Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is teaming up with a powerful House Democrat on legislation to decriminalize marijuana and wipe away past marijuana-related convictions.The bill by the presidential candidate and Rep. Jerry Nadler of New York, chairman o...
2019-07-23 12:30

Diversity helps UBS defy banking gloom with profit rise UBS delivered its best second-quarter results in nearly a decade on Tuesday, as strength in Swiss retail and corporate banking helped to offset weakness in wealth management....
2019-07-23 12:30

Top investors lose $1 billion as China's Nasdaq-style board reverses on day two The biggest shareholders in China's new Nasdaq-style STAR Market lost a combined $1 billion in the second day of trade on Tuesday, a day after the board's roaring debut created three new billionaires....
2019-07-23 12:30

Oil edges further above $63 on Mideast tensions Oil edged further above $63 a barrel on Tuesday, supported by rising tensions in the Middle East after Iran's seizure of a British tanker last week, although signs of faltering demand capped gains....
2019-07-23 12:30

China's BAIC buys 5% Daimler stake to cement alliance China's Beijing Automotive Group Co Ltd (BAIC) has bought a 5% stake in Daimler , cementing their long-standing alliance after China's Geely emerged as a potential rival by also taking a stake in the German automaker....
2019-07-23 12:30

Carmakers drive Europe higher, Johnson batters sterling A wave of central bank easing and positive soundings from the earnings season buoyed world stocks on Tuesday, while Britain's pound fell before the expected confirmation of hard-Brexit advocate Boris Johnson as the country's prime minister....
2019-07-23 12:30

LG Display aims to diversify suppliers due to South Korea-Japan spat LG Display Co Ltd on Tuesday said it is looking to diversify its supplier base in case a diplomatic spat sees Japan extend export curbs on display-making materials bound for South Korea....
2019-07-23 12:30

| China lashes 'clown' Horton for Sun podium protest Australian swimmer Mack Horton was slammed as "arrogant" and "rude" by Chinese media as his feud with China's Sun Yang accelerated at the world championships....
2019-07-23 12:15

| Health scare for Ledecky, Sun survives 800m freestyle fright Sun Yang survived a fright in the world 800m freestyle heats, while Katie Ledecky pulled out of the women's 1 500m freestyle final on "medical grounds"....
2019-07-23 12:15

| SA netball side gets major team sponsor cash bonus The South African netball team received a major consolation off the court after their loss to hosts England in the bronze medal match of the Netball World Cup....
2019-07-23 12:15

| Le Clos eases into 200m butterfly semis South African swimming star Chad le Clos took to the water for the first time at the 2019 FINA World Championships in the heats for the men's 200m butterfly....
2019-07-23 12:15

| Boks: Has Big Trevor's time finally come? While sterner examinations than Australia will follow, Trevor Nyakane now looks much closer to real deal as a Test-level tighthead, writes Rob Houwing....
2019-07-23 12:15

Teacher jailed for having sex with boy, 13, said 'he's to blame' A TEACHER jailed for 20 years after having sex with a 13-year-old boy while his pal watched has blamed him – calling him “obsessed” and “very aggressive”....
2019-07-23 12:15

INSIGHT-Power traders tackle renewables puzzle in Danish "Silicon Valley" Far from the sprawling financial hubs of London or Frankfurt, high-tech traders in the Danish university city of Aarhus are driving rapid change in European power markets, easing the shift to renewables with technology that also carries some risks....
2019-07-23 11:45

JXTG says to shut Osaka International refinery venture with PetroChina JXTG Holdings, Japan's biggest oil refiner, said on Tuesday it plans to shut down its Osaka International refining venture with PetroChina after buying out the stake owned by its Chinese partner....
2019-07-23 11:45

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 23 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 27 points higher at 7,542 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.42% ahead of the cash market open....
2019-07-23 11:45

Broadcaster CME posts jump in Q2 core profit, cuts debt Broadcaster Central European Media Enterprises (CME) beat forecasts with a 20.5% rise in second-quarter core profit and further reduced its debt, it said on Tuesday....
2019-07-23 11:45

METALS-LME base metals sea-sawed ahead of key policy meetings London base metals traded sideways on Tuesday as investors exercised caution ahead of monetary policy meetings by major central banks this month. Most LME base metals were up during the morning Asian trading hours as investors hoped for a rate cu...
2019-07-23 11:45

Britain's supermarkets sales fall on tough year-on-year comparison - Kantar Sales fell at all of Britain's big four supermarket groups over the latest 12 week period, reflecting heatwave-boosted sales during the same period last year which made comparisons tough, industry data showed on Tuesday....
2019-07-23 11:45

Slovak Republic - Factors To Watch on July 23 Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Slovak financial markets on Tuesday. ALL TIMES GMT (Slovak Republic: GMT + 2 hours) =========================ECONOMIC DATA======================== Real-...
2019-07-23 11:45

Upbeat earnings lift European shares at open European shares rose on Tuesday, tracking rises on Wall Street and in Asia as better-than-expected results for Banco Santander helped put Spanish markets on course to end a four-session losing streak....
2019-07-23 11:45

China's Neolix to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi, UAE China's Neolix has signed a preliminary agreement with Middle East e-commerce company noon to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates....
2019-07-23 11:45

EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks gain on rate-cut expectations; FX subdued Emerging-market stocks rose on Tuesday amid expectations some of the world's major central banks would cut interest rates soon, while gains by the dollar weakened developing-world currencies. Central bankers in South Korea and South Africa cut rates ...
2019-07-23 11:45

UPDATE 2-Britain's grocery sales fall for first time since June 2016 -Kantar British grocery sales fell by 0.5% in the latest 12 week period in their first decline since June 2016, industry data showed on Tuesday, sending shares across the sector lower. Market researcher Kantar said the sales dip reflected a heatwave a ye...
2019-07-23 11:45

UPDATE 2-Israel's Gazit Globe bets on East Europe real estate with Atrium stake increase Israeli real estate developer Gazit Globe has agreed to buy the 40% of Atrium European Real Estate it does not already own, betting on growth in densely populated urban areas of Eastern Europe....
2019-07-23 11:45

When Grandparents Help Hold It All Together Sociologists use the term “intensive grandparenting” to refer to a commitment to providing regular child care, often accompanied by housekeeping or other tasks....
2019-07-23 11:45

Jimmy Anderson ruled out of Ashes warm-up against Ireland at Lord's Jimmy Anderson has been ruled out of England's first Test of the summer against Ireland with a calf injury, guaranteeing that the hosts will have at least two – and probably three – debutants at Lord's tomorrow....
2019-07-23 11:45

Why Many Top Hoops Recruits Won’t Be at the N.C.A.A.’s New Showcases Leaders of college basketball have spent $10 million on the new camps in response to a corruption scandal. But those who would ideally participate haven’t embraced the changes....
2019-07-23 11:45

Flashing Your Headlights? You’re Probably Sending the Wrong Signals There are no universally accepted, consistent standards for using headlights to communicate. “It means something different to everybody,” one expert said....
2019-07-23 11:45

20 best tomato recipes: part 2 A fragrant tomato curry, a fresh tricolore salad and the perfect margherita – delicious dishes to tart up your tomatoes20 best tomato recipes: part 1Saturdy night is pizza night for the staff at Locanda Locatelli. This recipe is for a margherita, but...
2019-07-23 11:45

Pucci prints and the acid flashback – fashion archive, 23 July 1990 23 July 1990: Caught up in a riot of swirling psychedelia, Judy Rumbold gets hip to the hottest old designer in townSubtly matched colour schemes of the kind seen meandering through newscasters’ toupees and in M&S sandwich fillings were always anathe...
2019-07-23 11:45

I can reach orgasm masturbating to erotica, but not with a partner Everything I know about my body sexually was learned using erotic fiction, and I have only orgasmed once while with someone else. Am I condemned to unsatisfying sex for ever?I am a woman in my early 20s and have had a few sexual partners, with one lo...
2019-07-23 11:45

Why I chose to have a 'fertility MOT' An increasing number of women are paying to have their fertility assessed. How much do the tests really reveal about their ability to conceive?I am in a determinedly neutral room on Harley Street, my feet in stirrups, my dignity nearly preserved by a...
2019-07-23 11:45

Will whole-body cryotherapy cure me or leave me cold? Plunging your body into sub-zero temperatures is claimed to help treat everything from eczema to anxiety – if you can get over the priceI have been feeling the heat recently. That claustrophobic quality a summer can have, when the windows are open, y...
2019-07-23 11:45

In-N-Out burger seen in mint condition in New York City street, Twitter ask: How did it get there? The popular West Coast burger chain In-N-Out said Monday it could not solve the mystery of a New York man who discovered one of its burgers sitting untouched on Queens street....
2019-07-23 11:30

Israel Begins Tearing Down Palestinian Housing on Edge of East Jerusalem The first of 10 mostly unfinished apartment buildings in a Palestinian area was razed, an act that Palestinian officials condemned as “ethnic cleansing.”...
2019-07-23 11:30

Ledecky illness shocks world championships "Katie Ledecky\u0027s withdrawal from the 200 and 1,500 metres freestyle put a huge dampener on the third day of the world swimming championships in Gwangju with a major question mark now hanging over the unwell American for the rest of the meet."...
2019-07-23 11:30

I have not 'disrespected' Bale, says Zidane "Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane said on Monday he had not \"disrespected\" Gareth Bale and it was the club who wanted to sell the Welsh forward, not him personally."...
2019-07-23 11:30

Do you pay 401(k) fees? Here’s what the average American loses on retirement savings Employer-sponsored 401(k) plans are one of the best retirement savings tools. Here’s what the average American typically pays.       ...
2019-07-23 11:30

Target and Fresh Market recall egg salads and sandwiches due to listeria risk Possible listeria contamination prompts recall of some salads, sandwiches sold at Target and Fresh Market and manufactured by Elevation Foods.       ...
2019-07-23 11:30

Equifax data breach settlement: How to unfreeze your credit report As the largest-ever settlement for a data breach heads toward court approval, you may want to consider unfreezing your credit report. Here's how.       ...
2019-07-23 11:30

Ford's best-selling pickup truck F-150 is going electric Ford's most popular pickup truck is going electric. The American automaker announced future plans for the F-150 to become an all-electric vehicle.       ...
2019-07-23 11:30

T-Mobile and Taco Bell team up to create T-MoBell stores and are giving away free tacos July's month full of freebies continues with T-Mobile Tuesdays and a way to win free Taco Bell. Plus, where else to find other deals this month.       ...
2019-07-23 11:30

Could a computer predict auto crash injuries? Volvo and Hyundai are betting it can Volvo and Hyundai are investing millions in an Israeli startup using big data to predict the kinds of injuries sustained after an auto accident.       ...
2019-07-23 11:30

Suit seeking $1.2B says Ford falsified F-150 fuel economy tests The suit seeking class action certification filed Monday against Ford adds the F-150 to recent claims the automaker misled consumers on fuel economy.       ...
2019-07-23 11:30

What does Equifax's $700M settlement over its data breach mean for you? Equifax reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission and other agencies over allegations stemming from its data security breach.       ...
2019-07-23 11:30

GNC plans to close up to 900 stores with a focus on mall locations Vitamin and supplements retailer GNC plans to close up to 900 stores in the next three years with big cuts to mall locations expected.       ...
2019-07-23 11:30

Facebook’s Messenger Kids failed to do its only job of keeping tabs on children’s chats In 2017, Facebook launched a messenger app for kids to let them safely chat only with people approved by their guardians. However, a recently discovered design flaw in the app allowed young users to do precisely the opposite: participate in group cha...
2019-07-23 11:15

Executives are out of touch with the human effects of digital darwinism Digital Darwinism: the evolution of technology and its impact on markets and society. I’m sure you’ve heard it before:  Happy employees mean happy customers. But what happens when customers and employees evolve to a point where execu...
2019-07-23 11:15

Away’s Aluminum Edition ‘smart’ suitcase is beautiful, but not worth the ca$h If there was an incredibly niche contest for the most Instagrammed suitcase — which, in a perfect world, there would be — that award would have to go to Away.  Away has almost half a million IG followers, and for good reason — their smart cases are p...
2019-07-23 11:15

Equifax to pay $700m for breach that exposed 147 million Americans’ data Almost two years after a major data breach hit Equifax, the company has finally agreed to a global settlement with the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC). As per the proposed terms of the deal, the consumer credit reporting agency will shell out as mu...
2019-07-23 11:15

Review: The Doogee S40 is a rugged phone you’ll want to break (cause it’s crap) I think the one moment that summed up the overall naffness of the Doogee S40 was when I tried to take some product shots on a bright summer’s day. My brother-in-law was holding the phone with his arm outstretched, the screen showing TNW’s homepage. I...
2019-07-23 11:15

UK watchdog warns financial advisors of fake Bitcoin email campaign Con artists will try anything to make their schemes appear legitimate to unwitting victims. In a recent email doing the rounds to financial advisors, scammers have been impersonating the UK‘s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) luring victims into a tr...
2019-07-23 11:15

Slack now loads 33% faster – and eats up 50% less of your RAM No, you’re not imaging things: the latest iteration of Slack for desktop is significantly snappier. Not only that, it also eats up much less of your device’s memory. In an announcement on July 22, the company said its desktop client now loads 33 perc...
2019-07-23 11:15

‘The Lion King’s’ young Simba and Nala discuss becoming cinematic royalty JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph carry the first half of Disney's photorealistic remake, which had the eighth-best opening weekend of all time at the domestic box office....
2019-07-23 11:15

Ariel Winter has 'regretted' clapping back at online trolls: 'This is stupid' "Modern Family" actress Ariel Winter is known for her savagery when it comes to dealing with online trolls.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Lenny Kravitz: My ex-wife Lisa Bonet's new husband Jason Momoa is 'like a brother to me' Lenny Kravitz opened up about having a close relationship with ex-wife Lisa Bonet and her new husband, Jason Momoa.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Nicole Kidman is embarrassed to be Keith Urban's muse when he writes about their sex life "...At the same time, yes, it’s better than saying, ‘God, I’m so bored..." Nicole Kidman said of husband Keith Urban's racy lyrics.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Best celebrity photos of July 2019: Comic-Con. 'The Lion King,' ESPYs, and more This July, celebrities attended some of the hottest events across the globe including the world premiere of "The Lion King" and Comic-Con.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Meghan McCain felt 'petrified' about revealing miscarriage but decided to 'take the leap' Meghan McCain explained her motivation behind last week's op-ed about her miscarriage in an Instagram post.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Miranda Lambert posts vacation pics with husband amid his leave from the NYPD Amid news that Miranda Lambert's husband Brendan McLoughlin is on leave from his NYPD job, she shared a photo of the couple relaxing on vacation.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Courteney Cox defies gravity in epic poolside video Courteney Cox couldn't look more cool in her recent poolside Instagram video, showing off her amazing body and video skills.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

'I'm actually pansexual': Bella Thorne gets real about her sexuality and struggles Bella Thorne gave a sneak peek of what she dives into in her latest book, from discovering her sexuality to her traumatic childhood.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

'Wire' actress Sonja Sohn charged with felony possession of cocaine Actress Sonja Sohn, who played a detective in "The Wire," is facing charges of felony possession of cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Spike Lee through the years Filmmaker Spike Lee has been challenging audiences and Hollywood since making his debut in 1986 with "She's Gotta Have It."        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Swedish prosecutors drop investigation into man in fight with A$AP Rocky Swedish prosecutors have ended their investigation of a man who they say was involved in a fight with A$AP Rocky earlier this month in Stockholm.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Bella Thorne reveals she's pansexual: What does it mean? Bella Thorne revealed she identifies as pansexual in a new interview, but the concept remains unfamiliar for many.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

'I love you. Let's do this': Mike Pence's daughter Charlotte announces engagement Charlotte Pence, Vice President Mike Pence's daughter, took to social media over the weekend to announce her engagement.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Cardi B got her husband Offset's name tattooed in an, umm, interesting location Offset took to Instagram to show off Cardi B's new tattoo in his honor. And let's just say, it's in a pretty unconventional place.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Ireland Baldwin scares mom Kim Basinger with another NSFW Instagram – that isn't even her Ireland Baldwin posted a racy Instagram picture that triggered a reaction from her mom, Kim Basinger. The punchline: It wasn't Ireland in the photo.        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

'Once Upon A Time': Britney Spears, boyfriend Sam Asghari attend 'first premiere' together Britney Spears and boyfriend Sam Asghari stepped out to attend the Los Angeles premiere of Quentin Tarantino's "Once Upon A Time In Hollywood."        ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Margot Robbie Channels Sharon Tate In Fresh From The Catwalk Chanel Couture Margot Robbie’s “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” promo tour looks have been defined by three things – bold eye shadow, blown-out Hollywood waves and cream dresses...
2019-07-23 11:15

|NastyConperformingatRockingtheDaisies:'I'mgoingtosurprisethem' The local rapper who is currently one of the most streamed artists in the country spoke to Channel24 about being one of the headliners at the festival....
2019-07-23 11:15

|'TheLionKing'makesaroaringR24.5matthelocalboxoffice This past weekend, cinemagoers across the country flocked to welcome back to the big screen iconic characters and delivered Disney’s 'The Lion King' to the top of the box office....
2019-07-23 11:15

David and Goliath: Large firms working with tiny startups Big multinationals are increasingly bringing startups in-house or supporting them. Now software giant SAP plans to help out 200 startups founded by women and members of underrepresented minorities worldwide by 2023....
2019-07-23 11:15

Europe would respond to United States auto tariffs, EU official says Sabine Weyand, the European Commission's director general of trade, struck a conciliatory but firm tone in remarks during her first official visit to Washington since taking on her new role a month ago....
2019-07-23 11:15

Volvo invests in Israeli startup that links doctors with crash data Utilizing sensors aboard almost all vehicles, MDGo says it can gather the necessary data to measure the forces applied to both occupants and vehicles, and then infer the nature and severity of injuries....
2019-07-23 11:15

AutoNation names Cheryl Miller CEO; Liebert leaves after 4 months Miller, who was AutoNation's CFO, becomes the first woman to lead a publicly traded auto retailer. Executive Chairman Mike Jackson said the outgoing Carl Liebert wasn't a good fit for auto retailing. ...
2019-07-23 11:15

Police: Australian man arrested with $140M of meth after crashing van into police car A man was arrested by Australian police with nearly 600 pounds of methylamphetamine in his truck after he allegedly crashed into two police cars parked out front a police station....
2019-07-23 10:45

Study introduces 'the Big Bang Theory of migraine' A new study finds a link between migraine and signs of early puberty. The scientists suspect that estrogen plays a key role in how migraine originates....
2019-07-23 10:45

New anticancer strategy 'disguises drugs as fats' Researchers have found a way to 'disguise' anticancer drugs in order to safely deliver higher doses to tumors. This approach was successful in mouse models....
2019-07-23 10:45

Colorectal cancer rates rising in younger adults In the United States, colorectal cancer rates are rising in the under 50s. Also, diagnoses in younger adults are more likely to be of advanced disease....
2019-07-23 10:45

Spinal stenosis: Everything you need to know Spinal stenosis occurs when compression in the spine causes pain, numbness, and weakness, usually in the legs. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, and treatments here....
2019-07-23 10:45

Plantar warts: Everything you need to know A plantar wart is a type of wart that occurs on the sole of the foot due to a strain of HPV. Learn about the appearance and symptoms of plantar warts, as well as treatments and home remedies here....
2019-07-23 10:45

What causes upper left abdominal pain under the ribs? There are many possible causes of upper left abdominal pain under the ribs, including kidney infection, broken ribs, and pancreatitis. In this article, learn about the different causes of this pain, including how to recognize and treat them. We also ...
2019-07-23 10:45

What does it mean when a scab turns yellow? Scabs can turn yellow as a normal part of the skin’s healing process. However, yellow scabs can sometimes indicate an infection, such as impetigo or herpes. Learn about the causes and treatment of yellow scabs and when to see a doctor here....
2019-07-23 10:45

Top 10 evidence based supplements for anxiety Previous research has shown that some natural supplements — including vitamins, omega-3 fatty acids, and herbal remedies such as valerian and chamomile — can help relieve the symptoms of anxiety. We explore the evidence for these supplements here....
2019-07-23 10:45

Shares on Shanghai's new tech board largely decline after strong debut a day earlier Shares on China's new tech-focused board — the Science and Technology Innovation Board, or Star Market — mostly saw steep declines on Tuesday, on the second day of trade....
2019-07-23 10:45

South Korean and Russian warplanes face-off in rare mid-air confrontation South Korean fighter jets fired more than 300 warning shots at a Russian military aircraft that had violated the country's airspace Tuesday, defense officials said, in an account furiously disputed by Moscow....
2019-07-23 10:45

Randstad CEO attributes earnings miss to European auto slowdown Dutch staffing giant Randstad on Tuesday reported underlying earnings slipping 4% in the second-quarter, slightly missing analyst forecasts due to a slowdown in Europe....
2019-07-23 10:45

Net-a-Porter's 24-Hour Beauty Flash Sale Is On Now! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
2019-07-23 10:45

There's 'poop in the water' at America's dirtiest beaches. Is yours on the list? A new report lists beaches in 29 coastal and Great Lakes states prone to bacteria counts that can make you sick.        ...
2019-07-23 10:30

'Bachelorette' castoff Luke Parker: Hannah Brown made 'the biggest mistake of her life' "The Bachelorette" star Luke Parker is pleading his case yet again by offering more details about the fantasy suites fiasco that got him eliminated.        ...
2019-07-23 10:30

Russia Denies Jet Breached South Korea Airspace, Says No "Warning Fire" Moscow denied on Tuesday that its aircraft had violated South Korean airspace, saying its jets had carried out planned drills over international waters....
2019-07-23 10:30

Global Stocks Gain on U.S. Moves on Budget, Trade Global stocks climbed Tuesday, as the U.S. moved to rekindle stalled trade talks with China and after Congress struck a deal with the White House over spending and the federal debt ceiling....
2019-07-23 10:30

Tony Blair says he wants to vote Labour but anti-Semitism is a 'real problem' for him Former prime minister Tony Blair has said while he wants to vote Labour at the next general election anti-Semitism in the party is a "real problem" for him....
2019-07-23 10:30

Mother of toddler who plunged to her death from cruise ship says company could have done a 'million things' to prevent it The mother of a toddler who plunged to her death on a cruise ship has said there were "a million things" the firm could have done to prevent the tragedy....
2019-07-23 10:30

Cyclist who underwent 10 operations after being crushed by lorry says London roads are too dangerous for bikes A student who underwent almost six months of hospital treatment following a cycle crash today urged riders to be more safety conscious — and called for more to be done to protect them....
2019-07-23 10:30

Tributes to young tourists murdered in Canada as police say their deaths could be linked to search for missing teenagers Tributes have been paid to a young couple who were murdered while travelling through Canada after police said their deaths could be linked to the search for two missing teenagers....
2019-07-23 10:30

UFC champ Jon Jones facing battery charge after alleged incident at strip club The light heavyweight champion said on Twitter that he's "definitely not in any trouble," and a representative said the charge was based on a "false accusation."...
2019-07-23 10:15

Nationals Park extends netting to foul poles, but not all fans want safety first The extended netting was installed in time for Monday's postponed game against the Colorado Rockies. Many fans were in favor, but others did not appreciate the extra precaution....
2019-07-23 10:15

Trump tells Pentagon to find better sources of rare earth magnet U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday told the Pentagon to find better ways to procure a rare earth magnet used in specialty motors, warning that the nation's defense would suffer without adequate stockpiles....
2019-07-23 10:15

Trump administration pursues rule that would remove 3.1 million people from food stamps The Trump administration on Tuesday will propose a rule to tighten food stamp restrictions that would cut about 3.1 million people from the program, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) officials said....
2019-07-23 10:15

I don't know if I'll ever buy my own house: CEO of a co-living firm Yoan Kamalski of Hmlet explains how his co-living company brings more value for money for its customers. He also says he has heard people saying that they would rather rent for the rest of their lives instead of buying a home....
2019-07-23 10:15

How house prices are linked to Hong Kong's protests One of the big things behind the protests in Hong Kong is the "terrible affordability" of housing in the city, which is upsetting young people and the middle-income population, says Peter Churchouse of Portwood Capital....
2019-07-23 10:15

Morehouse College staffer put on leave while school investigates sexual misconduct accusations Morehouse College has placed one of its staffers on unpaid leave amid an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations leveled by at least two students and a former student, the historically black university said in statements....
2019-07-23 10:01

US politicians criticize embattled Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló As protests against Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló intensified on Monday, politicians on the US mainland joined the chorus of voices criticizing his leadership or calling for him to resign....
2019-07-23 10:01

Trevor Noah Says Kanye West Has a Presidential Genie The “Daily Show” host was amazed that West had gotten President Trump to try to help a jailed rapper. “It’s like he uses his MAGA hat like a magic lamp,” he said....
2019-07-23 10:01

Opinion: Hong Kong and the broken promise The Special Administrative Region is in turmoil. For weeks, activists have been protesting against a now withdrawn extradition bill. But the protests are really about Hong Kong’s future, says Alexander Görlach....
2019-07-23 10:00

Who is Boris Johnson, Brexit champion and likely British PM? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man who is likely to become Britain's next leader. Paola Totaro reports from London....
2019-07-23 10:00

Eritrean survives shooting in Germany, suspected shooter dies A 26-year-old Eritrean was apparently shot from a car by a man who later died, German authorities have said, citing preliminary information. The police are looking into xenophobia as a possible motive....
2019-07-23 10:00

Australia: Van that plowed into police cars found full of crystal meth A search of the van found 273 kilograms of methylamphetamine with a street value of well in excess of $100 million. Sydney police called it "one of the easiest drug busts" in their history....
2019-07-23 10:00

Oil inches up amid Middle East tensions Oil prices edged higher on Tuesday amid lingering concerns about possible supply disruptions in the Middle East, but an overall weaker demand outlook kept a lid on gains....
2019-07-23 10:00

Beach Games Show Off Saudi Prince's Dream For $500 Billion Luxurious City The tournament on the sandy shores of northern Saudi Arabia was meant to be about sports, but for many of the spectators the real draw was the venue....
2019-07-23 09:45