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Why Stocks Are Hitting Records as Economic Fears Rise: ‘There Is No Alternative’

Markets now have echoes of the mid-2010s, when central banks around the world were holding interest rates so low investors had little choice but to buy stocks....

Why Stocks Are Hitting Records as Economic Fears Rise: ‘There Is No Alternative’

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2019-08-23 23:15

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2019-08-12 14:30

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2019-08-12 17:30

Oil rises 0.8% despite fears of a global economic downturn Oil prices rose on Monday despite worries about a global economic slowdown and the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, which has reduced demand for commodities such as crude....
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More Germans employed despite fears of economic slump Germany has marked a slight drop in unemployment despite fears of recession, with the joblessness rate dipping under 5% in September. German analysts worry about the fallout of Brexit and US protectionist policies....
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Oil prices rise nearly 3% on positive economic data Oil prices rose nearly 3% on Wednesday, boosted by a wider market pickup on positive news from China's services sector, after three days of losses due to fears about a weakening global economy....
2019-09-04 17:45

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2019-07-03 16:30

Oil prices extend drop as trade wars stoke global economic fears Oil prices fell more than 1% on Monday to extend losses of over 3% from Friday, when crude markets racked up their biggest monthly losses in six months amid stalling demand as trade wars fanned fears of a slowdown in the global economy....
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Oil prices rise over 4% on positive economic data from China Oil prices rose more than 4% on Wednesday, boosted by a wider market pickup on positive news from China, after three days of losses due to fears about a weakening global economy....
2019-09-04 19:15

U.S. stocks hit records before pullback tied to jobs report Markets reopened Friday after the holiday to a strong jobs report, which prompted traders to reassess the prospects for Federal Reserve interest rate cuts....
2019-07-06 04:15

Fund investors retreat from U.S. stocks as S&P 500 hits records Investors pulled slightly more than $5 billion out of mutual funds and exchange-traded funds that hold U.S. stocks last week, ending what had been the largest rush into domestic stocks since 2016,......
2019-07-03 20:30

Surging chip stocks propel S&P 500 and Nasdaq to records The S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit record highs on Wednesday after reassuring comments from Texas Instruments about global chip demand blunted the impact of weak earnings reports from Boeing and Caterpillar....
2019-07-25 00:30

Weak U.S. economic data weighs on global stocks Weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data weighed on global financial markets on Thursday, leaving world equity benchmarks bouncing in choppy trading and sending investors into safe-haven assets on expectations of further Federal Reserve interest rate ...
2019-10-03 20:00

Stocks Are Back Near Records, but Memories of 2018 Leave Investors Uneasy Stocks have raced higher to start September, but signs of faltering growth are keeping investors on edge as they navigate what historically has been a turbulent period for markets....
2019-09-10 03:30

UK factory output dives to seven-year low as Brexit fears rise Survey finds EU-based firms shunning UK manufacturers as risk of no deal mountsThe UK’s manufacturers have recorded the sharpest drop in factory output for seven years as mounting concerns over no-deal Brexit and the slowing global economy hit orders...
2019-09-02 18:30

Hooliganism fears rise in Denmark after a footballer’s flat is set on fire Jens Stage thankfully survived the attack but there is now concern in the country that similar incidents could take placeEarly this summer, the Denmark Under-21 international Jens Stage received a threatening message on Facebook. It read: “You will n...
2019-08-27 14:15

Oil Prices Rise Over 1% To Break Two-Day Fall As Recession Fears Recede Gains are likely to be capped after a week of data releases including a surprise drop in industrial output growth in China to a more than 17-year low, along with a fall in exports that sent Germany's......
2019-08-16 16:45

Why did US recession fears rise again and scare the stock market on Tuesday? Manufacturing activity shrank for the second straight month, posting the worst showing in a decade. Stocks fell and recession fears deepened.       ...
2019-10-01 22:45

Sensex, Nifty Rise On Hopes Of Economic Reforms Ahead Of Budget 2019 The S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 Indexes snapped their two day losing streak on hopes that the re-elected National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government will announce steps to bolster economic......
2019-07-01 12:30

Oil dips amid economic concerns after U.S. fuel stocks build Oil prices slipped on Thursday, paring earlier gains, weighed down by lingering worries about the global economy and bigger-than-expected builds in oil product inventories in the United States, the world's biggest oil consumer....
2019-08-22 07:15

Stocks sink by more than 500 points as worries about economic growth linger Investors were already taking up defensive positions following a dismal manufacturing report on Tuesday that sent the market to its sharpest loss in five weeks....
2019-10-02 23:01

BlackRock sees economic outlook worsening for the second half, but stocks doing well anyway BlackRock sees a weaker global growth outlook for the second half, and while it still sees a good environment for U.S. stocks, it no longer favors emerging market equities....
2019-07-08 13:45

JGB yields rise as policy hopes ease global recession fears Japanese government bond yields edged up on Monday, moving further away from three-year lows hit late last week, as hopes of fresh stimulus measures from major economies soothed some of the recent global recessionary fears that crept up among investo...
2019-08-19 10:30

U.S. Stocks Climb, Pound Falls on Brexit Fears U.S. stocks rose, lifted by gains across everything from retailers to technology firms, and the British pound fell after U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to suspend Parliament....
2019-08-28 21:15

Global stocks drop on fears of expanding trade war Global equities tumbled and safe-haven sovereign bonds surged Friday after President Donald Trump's unexpected threat of tariffs on Mexican goods added to fears that escalating trade wars will push the U.S. and other major economies into recession....
2019-05-31 17:45

US tech stocks dive on fears of competition probe Shares in Facebook and Google's parent were among tech stocks to be bruised on growing investor fears of US investigations into whether they misuse their market power....
2019-06-04 10:45

Global stocks climb as currency war fears ease World stock markets inched higher on Tuesday, propelled by solid gains on Wall Street, after China's central bank stepped in to stabilize the yuan, soothing fears that a protracted trade spat between the United States and China would spill over into ...
2019-08-07 04:30

CANADA STOCKS-TSX weighed down by fears of a protracted trade war Canada's main stock index fell on Wednesday, with energy and mining stocks leading declines, as investors fled riskier assets on worries over a prolonged U.S.-China trade war....
2019-05-22 17:45

Renewed Economic Uncertainty Swings Stocks, Ending Recent Lull Tuesday marked one of the most volatile sessions for stocks in weeks, underscoring worries that political uncertainty and a slowdown in economic activity will prevent major indexes from rising to new peaks....
2019-09-24 22:30

Oil inches higher after US crude stocks draw down, economic worries weigh Oil prices edged higher on Thursday after a draw down in U.S. crude inventories, but lingering concerns over the global economy and a build-up in U.S. refined product stocks kept a lid on gains....
2019-08-22 10:15

Weak economic data, tariff concerns weigh on stocks globally Modest gains in U.S. stocks helped global equity indices edge higher on Tuesday as investors weighed a U.S.-China trade truce against Washington's threat to impose additional tariffs on European goods....
2019-07-03 00:15

Global Stocks Seesaw on Trade Hopes, Weak Economic Data U.S. stock futures posted modest declines following mixed trading in European markets, after Asian shares jumped on optimism over trade negotiations between the U.S. and China....
2019-08-27 12:45

Oil inches higher after U.S. crude stocks drawdown, economic worries weigh Oil prices edged higher on Thursday after a drawdown in U.S. crude inventories, but lingering concerns over the global economy and a build-up in U.S. refined product stocks kept a lid on gains....
2019-08-22 05:30

German recession fears rise as industrial output tumbles – business live Rolling coverage of business, economics and markets as factories in Europe’s largest economy stutterGerman industrial production fell 0.6% in July, below expectations of a rise of 0.4%Sterling retreats slightly from no-deal avoidance US non-farm payr...
2019-09-06 10:15

Rise in recruitment of child soldiers raises fresh fears over South Sudan Growing number of young fighters combined with sexual violence and ethnic tensions threatens return to civil war, UN warnsUN investigators have warned that despite the fragile peace in South Sudan, the recruitment of children into the army and militi...
2019-09-18 16:15

Goldman Sachs economists say fears rise that U.S.-China trade war leading to recession Goldman Sachs Group Inc said on Sunday that fears of the U.S.-China trade war leading to a recession are increasing and that Goldman no longer expects a trade deal between the world's two largest economies before the 2020 U.S. presidential election....
2019-08-11 22:30

Inflation Fears Fade Amid Bond Rally, Rise in Rate Cut Bets Investors’ expectations for inflation have fallen to their lowest levels since the start of the year. The decline has coincided with a sharp rise in the odds that the Fed will cut interest rates multiple times this year....
2019-06-11 23:45

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2019-09-24 19:45

Apple Shuts Hong Kong Stores Early as Fears of Lawlessness Rise Tech giant Apple shut its stores early citywide on Monday, as fears of escalating violence and spiraling lawlessness linked to weekslong protests spurred concern among businesses and the public....
2019-07-23 02:30

Global stocks dip as Fed meeting looms, oil climbs on geopolitical fears U.S. stocks ended nominally lower on Friday as investors awaited next week's Federal Reserve meeting for signs of imminent easing, while the U.S.-Iran confrontation in the Gulf of Oman added to geopolitical uncertainty, sending oil prices higher....
2019-06-15 00:30

Asia stocks sag, bonds rally as trade war fears persist Asian stocks tracked Wall Street losses on Thursday as rhetoric from Beijing and Washington over trade matters kept alive investor concerns about the tariff war's impact on global economic growth....
2019-05-30 03:30

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2019-05-23 17:15

Stocks approach record as Fed soothes Wall Street's fears The S&P 500 approached a record high on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve signaled potential interest cuts later this year, reassuring investors worried that the U.S.-China trade war could stall economic growth....
2019-06-20 03:15

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2019-09-15 14:30

US stocks set for slight rebound after trade fears roil markets U.S. stock index futures were higher on Friday morning, as market participants continue to monitor trade tensions between the world's two-largest economies....
2019-05-24 11:30

Global Stocks Slip, Pound Falls on Brexit Fears Global stocks were broadly lower amid persistent economic and trade fears, and the British pound fell after Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to suspend Parliament....
2019-08-28 13:15

U.S. stocks fall as trade concerns spark growth fears U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing just above key support levels, as worries that a lengthy U.S.-China trade war would crimp global growth pushed investors into the safety of government bonds....
2019-05-30 03:30

Europe stocks lower on weak economic data; FTSE down 1.5% after worst day since 2016 European stocks were mostly lower Thursday afternoon as weak economic data compounded uncertainty arising from the U.S. announcement that it would impose billions of dollars' worth of tariffs on exports from the European Union....
2019-10-03 16:30

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street falls as U.S. data stokes economic worries Wall Street's main indexes suffered their sharpest one-day declines in nearly six weeks on Wednesday after employment and manufacturing data suggested that fallout from the U.S.-China trade war is further hurting the U.S. economy....
2019-10-03 00:30

U.S. Stocks Rise After Global Rally The S&P 500 closed at its highest level in nearly four weeks amid political developments around the world that countered a set of weak economic data....
2019-09-05 06:15

Global Stocks Rise, With All Eyes on the Fed Stocks climbed on hopes of clear signals of interest-rate cuts ahead of a closely watched speech from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell later in the day....
2019-08-23 13:15

Global Stocks Rise After Selloff Global stocks recovered some of their poise after a big move away from riskier assets and into the safety of government bonds on Thursday saw Treasury yields hit their lowest levels since late 2017....
2019-05-24 11:30

U.S. Stocks Rise as Oil Prices Slump U.S. stocks ticked up as oil prices retreated from a historic gain and investors looked ahead to an expected cut in interest rates by the Federal Reserve....
2019-09-17 23:45

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2019-08-01 21:00

Asia stocks decline as Chinese economic data disappoints; Japan's automakers tumble Stocks in Asia declined in Friday morning trade as Chinese economic data came in below expectations amid rising trade tensions between the U.S. and Mexico....
2019-05-31 03:45

Europe stocks recover after weak economic data; FTSE still lower after worst day since 2016 European stocks clawed back losses Thursday afternoon to finish flat after weak economic data compounded uncertainty arising from the U.S. announcement of tariffs on exports from the European Union....
2019-10-03 20:45

EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks fall as tech shares drop, economic data worsen Emerging-market shares fell on Wednesday as tech stocks came under pressure from a U.S. investigation of technology companies, while weak data in some major economies aggravated concerns over global growth....
2019-07-24 11:45

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street jumps; economic data eases trade worries U.S. stocks jumped on Thursday, giving the S&P 500 its biggest one-day percentage gain in about two months, as bond yields climbed a day after falling sharply while better-than-expected economic data in the United States and China helped to offset tr...
2019-08-08 23:00

GLOBAL MARKETS-Weak economic data, tariff concerns weigh on stocks globally Weak U.S. and euro zone manufacturing data and Washington's threat to impose additional tariffs on European goods weighed on global stock markets on Tuesday, cooling a rally that pushed U.S. stocks to near-record highs the previous day....
2019-07-02 21:30

Dow, stocks stumble in afternoon trading on Mexico tariffs and recession fears The Dow fell Friday afternoon as stock investors were spooked by Trump's tariff hikes on Mexican goods and renewed recession fears.        ...
2019-05-31 21:30

Dow plunges 800 points and Asian stocks fall as recession fears grow Sharp declines across the world as bonds point to uncertain outlookTrump urges Fed chief Powell to make further interest rate cutsSigns of a global economic slowdown roiled the markets on Wednesday as shares dived and investors fled to bonds with suc...
2019-08-15 08:00

Fears of prolonged trade war weigh on Asia stocks; bonds rally Asian stocks tracked Wall Street losses on Thursday as the latest exchanges between Beijing and Washington signaled the heightened risk of a prolonged trade war, stoking investors' concerns about the impact on global economic growth....
2019-05-30 11:30

Fears of U.S. slowdown weigh on stocks; dollar hits 29-month high Weak economic data in the United States and Europe weighed on global stock benchmarks on Monday, sending investors into safe-haven assets and pushing the dollar to a 29-month high....
2019-10-01 18:45

Global stocks inch up on trade hopes but growth fears cap gains Global shares edged up on Tuesday after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin confirmed U.S.-China trade talks will resume next month, but lingering concerns about slowing global growth reduced the overall appetite for riskier assets....
2019-09-24 10:30

Dow, stocks end lower on threat of tariffs on Mexican imports and recession fears The Dow closed lower Friday as stock investors were spooked by Trump's tariff hikes on Mexican goods and renewed recession fears.        ...
2019-06-01 11:30

Trade war fears escalate as China currency sinks and stocks slump Global shares fell sharply amid concerns that Beijing is using the yuan as a weapon in an escalating tariff war with U.S. President Donald Trump.        ...
2019-08-05 14:30

LVMH eases fears over Hong Kong hit, lifting luxury stocks Shares in LVMH rose on Thursday, lifting other European luxury goods stocks as the Louis Vuitton owner's stronger-than-expected sales update eased fears of any major fallout from protests in Hong Kong on high-end brands....
2019-10-10 13:00

Global Stocks Sink On Trade War Fears As Yuan Slumps To Decade Low China on Monday let the yuan tumble beyond the key 7-per-dollar level for the first time in more than a decade, in a sign Beijing might be willing to tolerate further currency weakness in the face of......
2019-08-05 21:15

Oil edges lower after rise in U.S. gasoline stocks Oil edged lower Wednesday unable to shake off the downbeat mood of the last two days in response to a sharp rise in U.S. stockpiles of products like gasoline, pointing to weak demand during the summer driving season in the United States....
2019-07-18 12:15

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise, oil up on tanker incident NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are rising at midday Thursday as a jump in the price of oil boosts energy companies. U.S. oil rose 3% after two oil tankers near the strategic Strait...
2019-06-13 18:15

Global Stocks Rise With Eyes on Trade Global stocks extended a rally on Thursday after China on Wednesday exempted certain U.S. products from higher tariffs ahead of trade talks planned for next month....
2019-09-11 10:30

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise again, though energy tanks NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4:00 p.m. Stocks are closing broadly higher on Wall Street Wednesday, although a sharp drop in the price of oil tempered the gains. Energy shares fell as the price of ...
2019-06-05 22:30

Ethanol Hits Five-Year Low as Stocks Rise Ethanol futures prices are trading at five-year lows, adding the corn-based fuel to the roster of agricultural commodities piling up in storage across the U.S....
2019-08-14 19:15

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise on US deal with Mexico NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are rising Monday as investors welcome a deal between the U.S. and Mexico that avoids the imposition of tariffs. General Motors gained 2.3% and Ford r...
2019-06-10 16:30

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly rise, sparking fears the labor market is losing steam First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 216,000, down slightly from the 218,000 claims reported for the previous week....
2019-06-13 18:45

Exclusive: Hong Kong tycoons start moving assets offshore as fears rise over new extradition law Some Hong Kong tycoons have started moving personal wealth offshore as concern deepens over a local government plan to allow extraditions of suspects to face trial in China for the first time, according to financial advisers, bankers and lawyers fami...
2019-06-14 19:30

Japan stocks advance as stimulus hopes calm global recession fears Japanese shares rose on Monday as signs central banks around the world are taking steps to support their economies helped ease immediate concerns about a global recession....
2019-08-19 10:30

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks hurt by trade war, pound hit by no-deal Brexit fears Global stocks were hit by U.S.-China trade frictions on Tuesday while the British pound flirted with 2 1/2-year lows as Prime Minister Boris Johnson indicated he could call an election to stymie lawmakers' efforts to avert a no-deal Brexit....
2019-09-03 08:30

U.S. Treasury yields drop, stocks slide as global slowdown fears loom Benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasury yields fell on Tuesday to their lowest since July 2016 and all three major U.S. stock indexes lost ground in a risk-off session driven by heightened trade worries and an unexpected contraction of U.S. factory activity....
2019-09-04 00:30

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street falls on fears of trade war earnings impact U.S. stock indexes fell on Wednesday as weak results from CSX Corp stoked concerns that the protracted trade war between the United States and China could hurt corporate earnings....
2019-07-17 22:45

Recession ahead? Dow, stocks tank on fears that bond market signals a downturn The Dow and stocks fell into a tailspin Wednesday as traders took signs from the bond market that a recession could be coming.       ...
2019-08-15 05:30

Morgan Stanley: Short growth stocks, get defensive as 'recession fears emerge' Morgan Stanley's Mike Wilson is advising clients to dump growth stocks and buy defensive names as the "demand destructive" tariffs are fanning recession fears....
2019-09-03 16:30

Asian stocks turn lower on lingering trade war fears, yuan slips Shares in Asia fell for an eighth straight session on Wednesday on lingering worries over the escalating U.S.-China trade war, but losses and nerves were soothed somewhat by White House assurances that it wants to press ahead with negotiations....
2019-08-07 09:15

Global stocks drop, bonds rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the United States and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-and-a-half-month lows on Wednesday and continued to feed a rally in safe-haven government bonds....
2019-05-29 22:15

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls as trade tensions stoke growth fears U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing just above a key support level, as worries that a lengthy trade war between the United States and China would crimp global growth pushed investors into the safety of government bonds....
2019-05-29 23:15

World stocks drop, bonds rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the United States and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-and-a-half-month lows on Wednesday and continued to feed a rally in safe-haven government bonds....
2019-05-30 03:30

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street opens lower on global growth fears U.S. stocks opened lower on Tuesday, as weak economic data from China pointed to slowing growth in the world's second largest economy, adding to fears of a global recession....
2019-09-10 16:30

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise as June momentum holds NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are rising early Tuesday as Wall Street continues to thrive in June. The S&P 500 index rose 24 points, or 0.9%, to 2,911. The benchmark index is up ne...
2019-06-11 16:15

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise on higher oil prices Canada's main index futures rose on Friday, as oil prices jumped on reports of missile attacks on an Iranian tanker in the Red Sea near Saudi Arabia....
2019-10-11 14:15

Stocks Rise as Investors Hope for Trade Progress U.S. stocks rose Thursday, with the S&P 500 snapping a four-day losing streak, as investors hope for progress on the trade between the U.S. and China....
2019-06-28 00:45

US STOCKS-Futures rise ahead of manufacturing data U.S. stock index futures gained on Tuesday ahead of the release of manufacturing data as investors looked for fresh signs of domestic demand in the world's largest economy amid softening global growth....
2019-10-01 14:30

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise as Fed signals lower rates NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. Stocks rose modestly on Wall Street after the Federal Reserve reaffirmed that it is prepared to cut interest rates if needed to shore up the economy. The bond m...
2019-06-19 23:15

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise as oil prices gain Canada's main stock index futures rose on Monday, as oil prices gained on concerns of possible supply disruptions in the Gulf region following Iran's seizure of a British tanker last week....
2019-07-22 14:15

CANADA STOCKS-TSX set to open higher as oil prices rise Futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Monday as crude prices rose after an attack on a Saudi oil facility by Yemeni separatists during the weekend....
2019-08-19 14:00

U.S. Stocks Rise but Notch Modest Weekly Loss The Dow Jones Industrial Average bounced back from Wednesday’s 800-point selloff with two consecutive sessions of gains and a modest weekly loss. But investors’ lingering fears about a potential recession remain unresolved....
2019-08-17 01:45

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures edge up as oil prices rise Futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Thursday, as oil prices gained after Iran said it had seized a foreign tanker smuggling fuel in the Gulf....
2019-07-18 14:30

U.S. Stocks Rise but Remain on Track for Weekly Losses U.S. stocks climbed for a second straight session but remain on track for modest weekly declines as investors parse signs of slowing economic growth....
2019-08-16 17:15

Stocks rise on Wall Street, sending Dow briefly over 27,000 Technology, communications companies pushed stocks higher on Wall Street in early trading Thursday, extending the market's gains from the day before.       ...
2019-07-11 21:45

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks drop, bonds rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the United States and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-and-a-half-month lows on Wednesday and continued to feed a rally in safe-haven government bonds....
2019-05-29 21:00

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks, FX rally as growth slowdown fears ease slightly Latin American currencies and stocks joined a global rally on Thursday as surprisingly upbeat economic data from the United States and China allied with hints that Beijing will step in to limit losses in the yuan, to ease growth worries for now. ...
2019-08-08 23:00

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St tumbles as yuan drop heightens U.S.-China trade war fears Wall Street's major indexes tumbled on Monday, with the benchmark S&P 500 dropping about 3%, as a fall in the yuan following U.S. President Donald Trump's vow to impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods sparked fears of a further escalation of the ...
2019-08-05 22:45

Trade fears, growth woes haunt global stocks as bond yields slide World stocks hovered near four-week lows on Thursday and yields on major benchmark bonds slipped after Washington moved to impose new tariffs on European goods, fuelling fears about global growth and dousing risk appetite....
2019-10-03 12:00

U.S. stocks seesaw as trade fears spark overseas rate cuts; Dow off 300 points after plunging nearly twice that U.S. stocks plunged deep into negative territory Wednesday, signaling another day of volatility on Wall Street as investors absorbed a spate of overseas interest rate cuts amid ongoing uncertainty ov......
2019-08-07 18:00

Stocks rise, bond yields off lows, on trade optimism A gauge of global stock markets reached a six-week high in choppy trading on Thursday after new hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute, sending bond yields off lows hit earlier in the wake of the European Central Bank's new stimulus measur...
2019-09-12 21:45

US STOCKS-Futures rise after Trump calls off Mexico tariffs U.S. stock index futures rose on Monday after the United States abandoned plans to impose tariffs on Mexican goods, while a multi-billion dollar deal between United Technologies and Raytheon added to the upbeat mood....
2019-06-10 14:30

Global Stocks Rise After Wild Swings on Wall Street Stocks around the world rose as stronger-than-expected Chinese trade data and upbeat indicators in Europe eased concerns about a sharp deterioration in the global economic outlook....
2019-08-08 15:00

King dollar rattles currencies, commodities; stocks rise The dollar charged to its highest in more than two years on Thursday, trampling almost every market in its way, after the Federal Reserve dampened hopes for a lengthy run of U.S. interest rate cuts....
2019-08-01 19:45

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

Asia stocks trade higher as hopes rise for more easing from the Fed Stocks in Asia Pacific traded higher on Friday morning, as comments from a U.S. Federal Reserve official led to rising expectations the central bank could ease monetary policy more than expected....
2019-07-19 03:15

Global stocks rise, investors cool to impeachment talk The dollar rose and stocks on Wall Street lifted a gauge of global equities on Wednesday on robust U.S. housing data and the notion a strong economy would overcome any investor skittishness over a possible impeachment of President Donald Trump....
2019-09-25 22:45

Utilities, Other 'Safety' Stocks Rise Alongside Market Uncertainty The latest rise in the stock market has been helped along by so-called safety stocks, signaling a shift among investors toward seeking certainty as trade tensions and central-bank policy push and pull markets....
2019-06-13 14:45

Stocks rise as recession, trade worries ebb; sterling tumbles A gauge of equities worldwide rose on Wednesday as data showing strong demand for oil helped subdue recession jitters, while sterling tumbled as Britain's prime minister moved to suspend parliament before the country's planned departure from the Euro...
2019-08-28 22:45

CANADA STOCKS-TSX edges higher as financial shares rise Canada's main stock index edged higher on Monday, as shares of financial companies gained ahead of a key U.S. Federal Reserve policy meeting that could determine the path of future interest rate cuts....
2019-06-17 17:45

European shares rise as retailers, defensive stocks gain European shares opened higher on Friday, set for their fifth straight week of gains, with the retail sector outperforming and investors rotating into defensive stocks....
2019-09-20 11:45

Asia stocks rise as Trump delays tariffs on China U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that increased tariffs on 250 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods that were set to kick in on October 1 have now been delayed to October 15 "as a gesture of good will."...
2019-09-12 11:30

Oil prices rise on drop in US crude stocks, refinery outage Oil prices rose on Wednesday, buoyed by an outage at a major refinery on the U.S. East Coast and industry data that showed U.S. crude stockpiles fell more than expected....
2019-06-27 19:45

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise on higher U.S. crude prices Futures for Canada's main stock index edged up on Thursday, supported by higher U.S. crude prices amid positive comments from China on its trade war with the United States....
2019-08-29 14:15

Asia stocks set to rise following overnight gains on Wall Street Shares in Asia were poised to rise at the open on Wednesday following a positive finish overnight on Wall Street, though trade tensions continue to linger between the U.S. and China....
2019-05-22 01:45

Stocks rise with eyes on trade talks; pound rallies Stocks rose on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would meet with China's top trade negotiator on Friday, while the British pound rallied after the prime ministers of Britain and Ireland revived hopes of a possible Brexit deal....
2019-10-11 03:15

Stocks rise on upbeat remarks by Trump on China trade President Donald Trump sounded upbeat ahead of a meeting he planned to hold later Friday with China’s top trade negotiator, offering renewed hope that the world’s two biggest economies will de-escalate a conflict that has weighed on the world economy...
2019-10-12 08:15

CORRECTED-GLOBAL MARKETS-Fears of U.S. slowdown weigh on stocks; dollar hits 29-month high Weak economic data in the United States and Europe weighed on global stock benchmarks on Tuesday, sending investors into safe-haven assets and pushing the dollar to a 29-month high....
2019-10-01 19:45

MIDEAST STOCKS-Egypt extends gains on inflation data, Gulf dips on recession fears Egyptian blue-chip stocks rose to their highest in nearly three and a half months, extending the previous session's gains, after Egypt reported better-than-expected inflation data for the month of July. Most Gulf markets traded on Wednesday afte...
2019-08-14 16:15

U.S. stocks seesaw as global trade fears spark overseas rate cuts; Dow plunges more than 500 points U.S. stocks plunged at open Wednesday, signaling another day of volatility on Wall Street as investors absorbed a spate of overseas interest rate cuts amid continued uncertainty over the U.S. trade wa......
2019-08-07 16:30

U.S. stocks trade lower amid fears strong jobs data will work against rate cut hopes The Federal Reserve Board will meet at the end of July to decide what will happen to interest rates in light of the nation’s longest economic expansion on record, now in its 10th year....
2019-07-05 21:45

Global stocks rally on U.S. rate-cut hopes, bond yields rise Global stock indexes rallied on Tuesday and U.S. stocks registered their biggest one-day gains in five months as Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell seemed to open the door to the possibility of a rate cut, while yields on U.S. Treasuries rose....
2019-06-05 00:30

Asia stocks rise after Trump and Xi agree to a pause in tariff escalation Stocks in Asia Pacific rose in Monday morning trade after U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to hold off on slapping additional tariffs in an effort to resume trade talks....
2019-07-01 02:30

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise on news of U.S.-China trade talks Canada's main stock index futures edged up on Thursday, tracking global markets, after China and the United States agreed to hold high-level trade talks in early October in Washington....
2019-09-05 15:45

MIDEAST-STOCKS-Financials lift Dubai, most Gulf markets rise Dubai stocks rose on Sunday, lifted by financials and real estate, while other Gulf markets also gained after falling in recent sessions amid concerns about rising geopolitical risk in the region....
2019-06-30 15:45

Stocks rise with focus on stimulus; U.S. yield curve briefly inverts A global equities gauge rose on Wednesday for a third day in four as bets on more economic stimulus overcame, for now, worries over the rising prospect of a global recession....
2019-08-22 05:30

U.S. stocks close lower amid fears strong jobs data will work against interest rate cuts U.S. markets came off all-time highs on Friday as investors interpreted strong employment data as an argument against their much hoped-for interest rate cuts. All three indices closed Friday in the re......
2019-07-06 04:15

Asia stocks rise amid positive signals from Beijing on US-China trade Stocks in Asia traded higher on Friday following hints from Beijing that it will not retaliate against the latest round of tariffs from Washington for now, amid the ongoing U.S.-China trade war....
2019-08-30 03:45

CANADA STOCKS-Futures rise on hopes of easing U.S.-China trade tensions Futures for Canada's main stock index edged higher on Friday, tracking global markets, on cautious hopes for a rapprochement on trade between the United States and China....
2019-08-30 14:15

Stocks gain as investors mull chances of rate cut; bond yields rise Global stock indexes climbed on Tuesday as investors weighed the possibility of an interest rate cut from the Federal Reserve, while yields on 10-year U.S Treasuries moved higher....
2019-06-04 17:30

Stocks fall as trade tensions rise further; Brexit battle hurts pound Stocks fell on Tuesday as U.S.-China tensions rose further ahead of high-level trade talks, while the British pound sank on reports that Brexit negotiations were close to breaking down....
2019-10-09 00:00

MIDEAST STOCKS-Qatar, Saudi rise on financials; Property drags Dubai Qatar and Saudi Arabia's stock markets rose on Monday, helped by financial companies, while Dubai's was pressured by the real estate sector. Qatar's index rose 0.9% as banks gained. Qatar Islamic Bank surged 8.7% and the Middle East's biggest len...
2019-05-27 17:45

Asia stocks rise as stimulus, policy hopes calm nervous investors Asian stocks rose on Monday as hopes of more stimulus from central banks around the world and steps being taken by major economies such as Germany and China soothed investors' fears of a sharp global economic slump....
2019-08-19 04:30

CANADA STOCKS-TSX set to rise for third day on trade deal hopes, strong jobs data Canada's main stock index was on course to rise for the third day on Friday on robust domestic jobs data, and as hopes for a partial trade deal between the United States and China also supported the sentiment....
2019-10-11 18:15

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks dip on U.S.-China trade jitters; Currencies rise Latin American stock indices were subdued on Wednesday as a re-emergence of trade tensions between the United States and China kept investors on the sidelines, but a recovery in oil prices and a soft dollar lifted currencies in the region. MSCI'...
2019-07-17 18:15

World stocks rise, dollar drops as Fed chair boosts rate-cut hopes A broad index of world stock markets edged higher on Wednesday while the U.S. dollar fell as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell bolstered expectations for an interest rate cut from the U.S. central bank this month....
2019-07-11 00:15

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, dollar rise as U.S.-China trade rhetoric softens A global gauge of equities edged higher on Monday and the dollar rebounded after U.S. President Donald Trump said Chinese officials had contacted Washington about resuming trade negotiations....
2019-08-27 03:30

CEE MARKETS-Stocks rise on stimulus hopes, investors await c.bank signals Central European stocks and bond yields rose on Monday, as investors eyed the prospect of fiscal stimulus in Germany and looked ahead to a week heavy with central bank events. U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is due to make a speech on...
2019-08-19 12:30

Stocks in Asia mixed; oil prices rise as US-Iran tensions continue to linger Stocks in Asia Pacific traded mixed on Monday afternoon, while oil prices continued to rise as tensions between the U.S. and Iran lingered after the latter shot down an American surveillance drone....
2019-06-27 19:45

Stocks rise on trade truce bets; lira shaken by Turkey move on Syria Stocks gained on Wednesday on a report that China could yet agree to a partial trade deal with the United States despite recent tensions, while the prospect of a last-minute Brexit agreement between the European Union and Britain seemed as remote as ...
2019-10-10 01:15

US STOCKS-Futures rise as partial trade deal, tariff delay hopes grow U.S. stock index futures rose strongly on Friday, as hopes grew for a partial trade deal and a delay in scheduled U.S. tariff increases, as top negotiators from the United States and China geared up to meet for a second day of talks....
2019-10-11 14:15

Asia stocks rise as investors watch US-China trade developments, Shenzhen jumps more than 2% Stocks in Asia traded higher Tuesday afternoon as investors watch for developments on the U.S.-China trade front following a recent escalation in tensions....
2019-08-27 09:15

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam forex, stocks rise as dollar falls on Fed rate cut prospects Latin American stocks and currencies rose on Thursday as the dollar fell after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled it was read to cut interest rates as soon as July, while rallying oil prices also helped to lift Colombia's peso. Mexico's peso hit ...
2019-06-20 22:30

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks rise on hopes for U.S.-China trade, monetary stimulus Asian stocks rose on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank will kick off another wave of monetary easing by global central banks....
2019-09-12 03:00

Stocks rise for week on easing of U.S.-China trade tensions, erasing August losses It’s a stock market that won’t stop. The last few months have been packed with bad news: trade war salvos, U.S. threats against Mexico, a currency scare, a looming warning called “yield curve inversio......
2019-09-14 00:00

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies fall as stimulus cheer fades, Brazil stocks rise Latin American currencies lost ground against the dollar on Friday as optimism stemming from stimulus in major economies began to fade, while stocks in Brazil led the charge among regional indices. MSCI's index of Latin American currencies fell 0...
2019-09-20 19:15

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks rise, dollar sags as Fed chair sets stage for rate cut Asian stocks rose and the dollar sagged on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell reinforced prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut later this month....
2019-07-11 02:45

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fall as trade tensions rise further; Brexit battle hurts pound Stocks fell on Tuesday as U.S.-China tensions rose further ahead of high-level trade talks, while the British pound sank on reports that Brexit negotiations were close to breaking down....
2019-10-09 01:30

Stocks jump amid rate-cut hopes, tech shares' bounce; bond yields rise Global stock indexes rallied on Tuesday as U.S. tech shares bounced back from the previous day's selloff and investors weighed the possibility of a U.S. interest rate cut, while yields on U.S. Treasuries rose....
2019-06-04 20:15

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks drop on fears of expanding trade war Global equities tumbled and safe-haven sovereign bonds surged Friday after President Donald Trump's unexpected threat of tariffs on Mexican goods added to fears that escalating trade wars will push the U.S. and other major economies into recession....
2019-05-31 18:30

GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade fears, growth woes haunt global stocks as bond yields slide World stocks hovered near four-week lows on Thursday and yields on major benchmark bonds slipped after Washington moved to impose new tariffs on European goods, fuelling fears about global growth and dousing risk appetite....
2019-10-03 12:00

The rise and fall and rise of Mike Middleton Mike Middleton had no idea what he was letting himself in for when he agreed to be the first opponent of Audley Harrison The post The rise and fall and rise of Mike Middleton appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-05-21 23:30

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi stocks stumble as Aramco oil supply disruption felt Saudi Arabian shares fell on Tuesday, with petrochemical stocks under pressure after the weekend attacks on Saudi Aramco's oil facilities disrupted the kingdom's oil supply. Saudi Arabia's stock index declined 0.7%, with the Gulf's largest petroc...
2019-09-17 16:45

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi funds, oil assurance steady stocks after Aramco attack Saudi Arabian stocks were supported by domestic funds on Monday after top oil producer Saudi Aramco assured some clients that there will be no supply shortage as a result of Saturday's attack on its facilities. The attack shut about 5% of global...
2019-09-16 16:30

MIDEAST STOCKS-Weighed down by bank stocks, Saudi market dips after U.S. rate cut Saudi Arabian equities declined on Sunday, weighed down by banking shares, in line with major markets on Friday after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates, which was followed by rate cuts by most Gulf central banks. "...
2019-08-04 22:45

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as gold powers gains in material stocks Canada's main stock index rose at the open on Monday led by materials companies as gold prices hit a more than one-week peak and trade tensions between the United States and China boosted appetite for safe-heaven assets....
2019-05-27 17:45

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as rising oil prices boost energy stocks Canada's main stock index rose at the open on Tuesday, as higher oil prices aided the energy sector, in the backdrop of optimism in global financial markets over signs of stimulus in the Chinese economy....
2019-06-11 16:45

CANADA STOCKS-TSX eyes sixth day of gains on boost from mining stocks Mining stocks drove Canada's main stock index to a seven-week high on Thursday as gold prices surged following a more dovish than expected stance from the U.S. Federal Reserve....
2019-06-20 17:45

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-U.S. stocks dip after jobs report tempers rate cut expectations U.S. stocks dipped on Friday, as the S&P 500 snapped a three-day streak of record closes following an unexpectedly strong U.S. payrolls report that led investors to reassess how dovish a stance the Federal Reserve may take at its next meeting....
2019-07-06 04:30

CANADA STOCKS-TSX heads lower as gold dip hits materials stocks Canada's main stock index fell on Friday, as falling gold prices dragged down materials stocks and a strong rebound in U.S. job growth in June drove investors to pare bets of an aggressive interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve....
2019-07-05 17:45

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher with energy stocks leading gains Canada's main stock index opened higher on Thursday as energy stocks tracked higher oil prices, while U.S.-China talks scheduled for October raised hopes that their trade war will de-escalate before it further damages the world economy....
2019-09-05 16:15

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens slightly lower as energy stocks drag Canada's main stock index opened slightly lower on Thursday, dragged down by shares of energy stocks as oil prices eased and material stocks took a hit from a dip in gold prices....
2019-07-04 18:45

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens lower as Broadcom warning hits tech stocks U.S. stocks opened lower on Friday, weighed down by technology stocks, as the long-feared hit to global growth from President Donald Trump's trade war crystallized in slashed sales forecast from chipmaker Broadcom....
2019-06-14 17:30

Asia stocks fall to two-week low as hopes fade for big Fed rate cut, tech stocks drag Asian stocks fell to their lowest levels in two and a half weeks on Tuesday as hopes dwindled for a hefty interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve at the end of the month, while technology companies were pulled lower by Apple Inc's overnight slu...
2019-07-09 07:30

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi stocks fall as Almarai disappoints, Kuwait extends gains Saudi stocks fell on Sunday in response to a fall in profits at food company Almarai and weakness in blue-chip stocks, while the Kuwait index rose for the seventh straight session buoyed by the recent MSCI move to upgrade Kuwaiti stoc...
2019-07-07 17:15

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi stocks pressured by banks, Industries Qatar lifts Doha Saudi shares ended lower on Sunday, hit by weakness in banking stocks, while the Qatari index snapped a three-day losing streak as Industries Qatar's rebounded after steep declines on its first-half results. The Saudi index eased by 0.3%, with Sa...
2019-08-18 18:00

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street slips at open after Saudi attacks; energy stocks surge U.S. stocks opened lower on Monday as the weekend attack on Saudi Arabian crude facilities knocked out 5% of the world's supply and added to global growth worries, while the beaten down energy stocks soared as oil prices jumped more than 10%....
2019-09-16 16:30

CANADA STOCKS-Material, healthcare stocks pull TSX higher Canada's main stock index rose on Monday boosted by the healthcare sector and material stocks as gold prices hit a more than one-week peak and U.S.-China trade tensions curbed risk appetite....
2019-05-27 17:45

CANADA STOCKS-TSX edges lower as oil, weed stocks drag Canada's main stock exchange edged lower on Thursday, failing to get a boost from a rally in global stock markets as a drop in oil prices hit energy stocks and weed stocks declined....
2019-07-04 18:45

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT- U.S. stocks surge on comment by Fed's Powell Wall Street's three major indexes clocked their biggest one-day gains in five months on Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell left the door open for a possible rate cut....
2019-06-04 22:15

CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls as material stocks decline Canada's main stock index fell on Thursday as the materials sector slid tracking lower gold prices, while investors waited for the latest developments on the U.S.-China trade dispute....
2019-07-18 17:15

Fotor Online Pro is the Photoshop-alternative you’ve been looking for Photoshop's price leaves plenty of room for smart providers to offer similar image editing software with comparable features for a much lower total. Case in point, Fotor Online, who are offering a lifetime subscription to their online photo editor/co...
2019-08-21 16:30

The best free Skype alternative 2019 When it comes to messaging and video chat tools, Skype is one of the first name that springs to mind. Skype managed to build itself a huge following even before it was bought by Microsoft in 2011, and the user base has continued to grow ever since.Th...
2019-10-01 17:30

Huawei 'building its own OS' as Android alternative Huawei is testing its own internally-developed mobile operating system as the tech firm awaits word on whether US sanctions will see Google strip its licence to use Android, according to Chinese state media....
2019-08-05 15:00

Spotify Stations is the Pandora alternative we need Spotify is testing a lot of things right now. In the last month alone, the company has revealed its long-rumored in-car device, curated podcast playlists and a standalone Stations app. Heck, those last two were announced in the same week. "We're...
2019-06-06 03:45

Somerville, N.J.: A Walkable Suburban Alternative A decade ago, there may not have been much to see in this Somerset County borough. But a building boom and downtown revitalization have changed that....
2019-08-15 03:15

Is allulose a healthful alternative to sugar? Alluose is a natural sweetener that can be used as an alternative to sugar. Learn about the possible health benefits, risks, and how to use allulose here....
2019-08-31 22:30

Netflix still refuses to make a Mac app, but there’s already an amazing alternative for you The best way to watch Netflix is using its official apps, regardless of the operating system, unless you’re a Mac owner in which case you’re stuck with a browser or experimenting with third-party apps. But if you were hoping for Netflix t...
2019-10-09 20:00

Huawei apparently still has no viable Android alternative For months now, Huawei has been giving off some pretty, shall we say, mixed signals about what it might do should its standoff with the US become permanent and the company remains cut off from doing business with key vendors like Google. Which means,...
2019-07-19 23:30

Install NES Emulators and Alternative iOS Apps With AltStore As someone who uses Android as their primary mobile OS, I tend to focus on alternative apps/service to Google’s products, but that doesn’t mean I don’t also enjoy the third-party replacements for Apple’s apps on iOS and iPad. Unfortunately, Apple’s “...
2019-10-01 01:00

New taser alternative will let police pretend to be Spider-Man Police shootings tend to dominate headlines wherever and whenever they happen, and rightfully so, but sometimes “less-than-lethal” weapons like tasers end up being equally deadly. The powerful jolt meant to subdue a suspect can often prov...
2019-09-19 08:30

Corbyn refuses to say if he would support alternative caretaker PM Jeremy Corbyn has refused to say if he would support another caretaker prime minister, adding that Labour should be invited to form a government if MPs make it clear they have no confidence in Boris Johnson's administration....
2019-08-18 01:00

Vantagescore Solutions could be your alternative to FICO scores A shake-up is taking place in the mortgage lending industry. Barrett Burns, Vantagescore Solutions CEO, joins "The Exchange" to discuss if the reign of the FICO score has ended....
2019-08-23 00:00

Iowa Democrats vow alternative to virtual caucus The chair of the Iowa Democratic Party says it will make alternate plans after the Democratic National Committee head announced his opposition to plans for telephone caucus voting. (August 30)        ...
2019-09-01 14:30

New Brexit plan has Irish backstop alternative UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has delivered a new Brexit plan to the European Union in what he calls a "fair and reasonable" compromise for the Irish backstop....
2019-10-03 15:00

iPhone 11 may ditch 3D Touch for cheaper alternative Debuting almost four years ago with 2015's release of the iPhone 6S, Apple's 3D Touch technology offered a radical new way for users to interact with their iPhones, allowing for three levels of pressure-sensitive control over apps and OS fu...
2019-05-28 09:30

Bats Announces Alternative to Closing Auctions KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK – May 8, 2017 – Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and the second-largest operator of stock exchanges in the United States, announced today that it is proposing to adopt a new, competitively priced alternative to the primar...
2019-05-22 08:15

John McDonnell: 'I respect Brexit alternative' The shadow chancellor says he will back Remain in a public vote, but supports his leader's promise to offer the public a Labour-negotiated option to leave as well....
2019-09-23 17:30

It's Time to Find a Safe Deposit Box Alternative Safe deposit boxes are legendary for revealing items that fix problems—at least, they do in Hollywood stories. But in real life, safe deposit boxes may not be the haven for your valuables they used to be. A horrifying story from the New York Times re...
2019-07-20 10:30

Huawei may debut its Android alternative as soon as this fall Huawei's consumer business CEO Richard Yu reportedly said the company's own mobile OS will debut as early as this fall. Huawei hasn't confirmed plans to launch its OS, and Yu supposedly shared the information in a private WeChat group....
2019-05-21 21:15

What Does Alternative Rock Radio Sound Like in the Age of Spotify? At ALT 92.3 FM, where they don’t say “rock,” it’s a mix of millennial oldies and newer, pop-leaning and electronic folk from bands like Bastille and Smith & Thell....
2019-09-18 22:45

Alternative education for HIV-positive children in Ethiopia Holistic models of care for HIV-positive children are almost non-existent in Ethiopia. In an area south of the capital with a high prevalence of of virus that can lead to AIDS, one school is an exception....
2019-09-17 13:30

Huawei reveals Harmony OS, its alternative to Android Huawei's long-rumored Android alternative, Hongmeng, is finally official. At today's Huawei Developer Conference, the company's Consumer Business Group CEO Richard Yu surprised the audience by unveiling "Harmony OS," which he says is f...
2019-08-09 12:30

Don't Get Too Excited About the S&P 500 Hitting 3,000 The S&P 500 hit 3,000 for the first time ever on July 10. And while it was a temporary boost of just a few hours, it was a big moment for watchers of this index. The moment was good news for investors, but not for the reason you might think....
2019-07-12 16:30

The iPhone 11 may replace key display feature with inferior alternative Apple iPhone 11 CAD-based renderApple first introduced 3D Touch four years ago on the iPhone 6s and it has since become an important part of almost every subsequent iPhone model. But starting this year, that may no longer be the case.Say 'goodbye' to...
2019-05-28 05:30

Seth Green’s alternative to toxic masculinity: ‘Changeland’ When Seth Green visited Thailand a decade ago with his friend Dan, the besties were mistaken for honeymooners. This didn’t faze either of them. “We’re both self-assured with our own sexuality, and with the depth of our relationship,” Green says. “Nei...
2019-06-07 07:45

Actually Way Worse Than The Alternative: This Teen Is Going Through Puberty With Incredible Confidence The preteen years can be a difficult time for anyone’s self-esteem, but sometimes that’s for the best. Case in point: This teen is going through puberty with incredible confidence, and it’s honestly way worse than the alternative....
2019-06-28 00:15

Judge upholds a Trump admin alternative to Obamacare The Trump administration has the authority to make it easier to buy a less expensive alternative to Obamacare coverage, a federal judge ruled Friday....
2019-07-21 03:15

Helium launches $51M-funded ‘LongFi’ IoT alternative to cellular With 200X the range of Wi-Fi at 1/1000th of the cost of a cellular modem, Helium’s “LongFi” wireless network debuts today. Its transmitters can help track stolen scooters, find missing dogs via IoT collars and collect data from inf...
2019-06-12 21:15

Wood Pellets Draw Fire as Alternative to Coal The wood-pellet business is thriving based on the argument that trees are a clean-energy alternative to coal, but the science behind it is facing challenges from researchers who say cutting and burning trees takes a heavy environmental toll....
2019-08-07 16:30

MPs pledge to form alternative parliament in case of prorogation Cross-party declaration calls Boris Johnson a threat to ‘very nature’ of British democracyPolitics live – latest updatesBoris Johnson has been described as a threat to the “very nature” of British democracy at a cross-party meeting where MPs agreed t...
2019-08-27 19:15

Trump orders US companies to find China ‘alternative’ FILE – In this June 29, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump, left, meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping during a meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan. China has announced it will raise tariffs on $75 billion of U....
2019-08-24 00:45

Quackery or a real alternative: What is Traditional Chinese medicine? This week, the World Health Organization will adopt its new International Classification of Diseases. One point of bitter contention: whether Traditional Chinese medicine should be recognized for treatments....
2019-05-21 15:15

Republican Joe Walsh touts himself as Trump alternative for 2020 Former U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh says he plans to use his two years of experience in Congress to show Republican voters that there's an alternative to President Donald Trump in the 2020 election....
2019-08-28 14:45

Police test 'Spider-Man' device as alternative to Taser With 49 people killed last year after being shocked by Tasers, police departments across the United States are trying out a "Spider-Man"-like device that fires a tether that entangles and restrains the suspect....
2019-09-17 16:15

Huawei's Android alternative powers Honor's first smart TV Huawei has unveiled its Honor brand's first smart TV, which is also the first product powered by the Android alternative the company launched at its developer conference. As the controversial manufacturer explained, HarmonyOS is aimed at IoT dev...
2019-08-10 22:00

Huawei's supposed Android alternative isn't meant for smartphones When Huawei trademarked its Hongmeng operating system last month, many assumed it was the long-rumored mobile OS that the company said it could use in place of Android or Windows. But that's not the case. Catherine Chen, a Huawei board member an...
2019-07-19 20:45

Brexit report: UK to propose Irish backstop alternative Britain's government is reportedly set to release its plans for customs posts away from the UK border in Ireland. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is fending off allegations of groping as he prepares his final Brexit push....
2019-10-01 07:30

Trump Orders U.S. Businesses to Find Alternative to China President Trump lashed out at China, saying U.S. companies were “hereby ordered” to start looking for an alternative to China, after Beijing said it would impose tariffs on $75 billion worth of additional U.S. products....
2019-08-23 18:15

Alternative medicine therapist in Radford facing charges RADFORD, Va. (AP) — Authorities in southwest Virginia have charged an practitioner of alternative medicine with 65 counts of performing procedures without a license. The Roanoke Times reports that Martin Riding of Radford has been indicted on multipl...
2019-06-21 15:30

Silence may be best alternative to ESPN’s empty baseball talk In THE 1932 Marx Brothers movie, “Horse Feathers,” Groucho, as Professor Quincy Adams Wagstaff, the new president of Huxley College, during a chaotic scene turns and speaks to the audience: “I’ve got to stay here, but there’s no reason why you folks ...
2019-07-05 09:30

A look at the nonbank and alternative lending industry in 2019 (WFC, BAC, C, JPM, USB, PYPL) Business Insider Intelligence is launching its brand new Banking coverage in early September. To obtain a free preview of our Banking Briefing, please click here. Nonbanks and alternative lending institutions are making their way into the banking in...
2019-10-03 21:45

Eco-friendly burial alternative: You can now compost your loved ones in Washington Gov. Jay Inslee signed legislation Tuesday to approve "natural organic reduction," or "human composting." The process turns bodies into soil in weeks.        ...
2019-05-24 02:30

GIMP is the free Photoshop-alternative that you can master with this $29 bundle A boxed copy of Photoshop costs about $700. GIMP is free. With the financial bar so low for getting started, get a handle on this powerful editor and use it like a pro with the training in The Complete Master GIMP Design Certification Bundle. The ent...
2019-07-09 18:00

Alternative iOS app store brings emulators and more to iPhone without a jailbreak It’s been three years since I first covered Delta, which brought near-flawless emulation of NES, SNES, and Game Boy games to iPhone. In the years since, developer Riley Testut has continued to work on the emulator, adding support for N64 games ...
2019-09-26 23:45

As Barneys struggles, fashion vendors try on alternative channels When fashion label Prada started demanding greater control over shop floor arrangements in U.S. department stores, Barneys New York, now mired in bankruptcy proceedings, was one of the few with enough swagger to resist....
2019-08-13 14:45

House Democrats Plan an Alternative to Green New Deal The influential group of lawmakers is calling for net-zero emissions in the United States by 2050. Supporters of the Green New Deal say that's not enough....
2019-07-23 21:30

This pea-based chicken alternative was inspired by hagfish slime Another company wants to get in on the animal-free meat trend. The Swiss company Planted hopes to do for chicken what Impossible Foods did for beef. It claims its planted.chicken -- made from pea protein, pea fiber, water and sunflower oil -- is indi...
2019-07-11 03:45

Huawei has built a Play Store alternative, but it could be useless The Google Play StoreThe announcement this past weekend that Google would be cutting all ties with Huawei undoubtedly came as a massive blow. But over the past few months, the smartphone giant has been preparing for this situation. And according to B...
2019-05-21 16:45

House Democrats Offer an Alternative to the Green New Deal The influential group of lawmakers is calling for net-zero emissions in the United States by 2050. Supporters of the Green New Deal say that's not enough....
2019-08-04 02:30

Alternative theory of gravity makes a nearly testable prediction Enlarge / Galaxy clusters generated by the Universe simulator IllustrisTNG. (credit: TNG Collaboration) From our current perspective, the Universe seems to be dominated by two things we find frustratingly difficult to understand. One of these is da...
2019-07-14 18:15

It's not enough to break up Big Tech. We need to imagine a better alternative | Evgeny Morozov Presenting tech companies as America’s greatest menace may appeal to voters, but it does little to chart an alternative futureAs Facebook all but pleads guilty to a severe form of data addiction, confessing its digital sins and promising to reinvent ...
2019-05-22 00:45

I am the alternative to Boris Johnson, says UK foreign minister Hunt British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Sunday he was the alternative to Boris Johnson, the frontrunner in the race to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, saying he would strive to win a Brexit deal from the European Union....
2019-06-16 13:45

Google brags its Android alternative for low-end phones is now even faster Google is making its Android Go — a lightweight alternative of its mobile platform design to run smoothly on low-end phones — even faster. In a new blog post, the company says apps on Android 10 Go will now launch about 10 percent faster than they di...
2019-09-26 12:30

Costco is looking at alternative sourcing and price hikes as tariffs loom Costco reported profit and revenue that beat Street estimates and said it would tackle the proposed round of tariffs on Chinese imports by sourcing goods from other countries and possible price increases....
2019-05-31 13:15

France recruits Dassault Systemes, OVH for alternative to U.S. cloud firms France has enlisted tech companies Dassault Systemes and OVH to come up with plans to break the dominance of U.S. companies in cloud computing, its finance minister said on Thursday....
2019-10-03 23:15

Alternative To Lakshman Jhula Over Ganga Soon: Trivendra Singh Rawat The Uttarakhand government has decided to build a bridge across the Ganga in Rishikesh as an alternative to the iconic Lakshman Jhula which was closed due to safety reasons, Chief Minister Trivendra......
2019-07-13 16:45

Forget Windows, Linux or MacOS: Try these alternative operating systems No Windows, no Linux, no macOS: is there really a desktop operating system that's worth using outside of the big three? We've set out to answer that question, and while there are no absolute definitive answers here – everyone's ...
2019-07-22 21:30

Euro Papers: Barcelona eye Lindelof as shock alternative to De Ligt "Barcelona are considering a swoop for Manchester United defender Victor Lindelof after falling behind in the race for Dutch sensation Matthijs de Ligt, according to a report from Spain…"...
2019-06-28 01:30

New ketamine spray allows patients an affordable alternative to expensive IV treatments (KPRC) Ketamine is a common anesthesia drug that has been found helpful for people suffering from migraines, chronic pain and treatment-resistant depression. The biggest downside is it’s very expensive. Each treatment costs between $350 and $1,...
2019-05-22 07:15

Alternative city breaks: Genoa – restaurants, nightlife and shopping Mixing high art with the down-to-earth feel of an ancient port, Genoa is a treasure trove of fine foods and unpretentious barsTourists tend to overlook the capital of the Liguria region in favour of Turin, Milan or Bologna when it comes to city break...
2019-05-30 12:45

House Dems Try to Squash Green New Deal With Bogus Alternative A federal Green New Deal has remained a dream-like idea since Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York and Massachusetts Democratic Senator Ed Markey introduced a proposal to do just that in February (and since the Senate shot it down in March). Oth...
2019-07-24 19:15

Plant-based egg alternative JUST Egg rolling out to Kroger stores nationwide JUST Egg, an egg alternative made from mung bean, this month will be on the shelves in 2,100 Kroger-owned stores around the country.       ...
2019-08-19 03:00

Alternative saloon showdown: New Volvo S60 takes on Alfa, Peugeot and Kia When you want something more audacious than an Audi and more B-road friendly than a Beemer, where do you turn? The Volvo S60 joins the growing ranks of family-friendly four and five-door models that buck the class norms, but does it come out on top...
2019-06-15 10:15

Wasp spray used as meth alternative in West Virginia: cops West Virginia police say some folks have been using anti-wasp spray — to get a methamphetamine-like high. At least three people overdosed last week because they used the insect repellent to make synthetic meth, state police said Monday. “...
2019-07-18 05:15

Planet Nine launches alternative to in-game advertising and digital currencies Planet Nine is launching a blockchain-based alternative for monetizing games that emphasizes rewards for gamers rather than traditional means.Read More...
2019-08-20 18:30

Google’s Gallery Go is a lightweight Photos alternative that works offline Google has boosted its app lineup for Android Go – a lightweight alternative of its operating system for low-end phones – with a new addition: Gallery Go, a stripped-down substitute for Photos that uses machine learning to automatically organize your...
2019-07-24 20:30

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Could Be the iPad Pro Alternative Android Fans Have Been Waiting For Last year I really enjoyed the Samsung Galaxy Tab S4. It doubled as both a simple media consumption gadget and a mobile productivity machine. And with the imminent arrival of iPad OS, it feels like premium tablets have matured to a point where they c...
2019-07-31 19:15

Boris Johnson unveils Brexit plan for alternative to backstop Prime minister hails new proposals as ‘fair and reasonable compromise’Latest Brexit news - live updatesBoris Johnson has laid out a five-point Brexit offer that would take Britain, including Northern Ireland, out of the customs union, and warned the ...
2019-10-02 17:00

BJP To Find "Alternative" If Karnataka Government Fails: Sadananda Gowda The BJP as the single largest party in Karnataka would find an "alternative" if the ruling Congress-JD(S) coalition collapses on its own, Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers DV Sadananda......
2019-06-04 11:15

This Lightweight Vector Image Maker Is the Perfect Adobe-Alternative You can harness all that creative power and save a few dollars at the same time with a subscription to the Gravit Designer PRO app. With the TNW Deals price, you can get Gravit for as low as $39 for one year of access....
2019-09-22 14:45

California redwood forest latest alternative burial site For 70-year-old Kathee Pfalmer, who grew up in the shadow of Northern California's towering redwood forests, nothing seemed more appropriate than eventually spending an eternity among them....
2019-09-12 23:45

Serbia says it using 'alternative' routes to supply Serbs in north Kosovo Serbia is using "alternative" mountain tracks to send goods to Serb-dominated northern Kosovo to avoid having to pay a 100% import tax, Serbia's president said on Wednesday, in comments likely to further strain ties between Belgrade and Pristina....
2019-07-03 15:15

Biden says Trump impeachment push could come 'very quickly,' House may have 'no alternative' Former Vice President Joe Biden, in an interview Tuesday in New Hampshire, said House Democrats probing allegations that President Trump obstructed justice are getting stonewalled and impeachment proceedings against the president “could come up very ...
2019-06-04 22:30

As Democrats Debate, Trump Offers Alternative: A Rambling Speech President Trump’s speech at an event in Baltimore hit his usual lines as he careened between prepared remarks, ad-libbed attacks and boasts about his record....
2019-09-13 06:45

Huawei unveils alternative operating system as Android ban looms Chinese smartphone maker Huawei on Friday unveiled its proprietary operating system for phones and other devices, as US trade restrictions imposed in May threaten to cut the Chinese firm’s access to technologies such as Android. But Huawei said that ...
2019-08-11 08:30

Sick of Chrome on Android? Vivaldi has released a new customizable alternative Vivaldi has released a new browser for Android, packed with features that it hopes will lure users away from Chrome.Vivaldi made a name for itself with its super-customizable desktop browser, which lets you change pretty much every button, menu and b...
2019-09-09 12:00

Drop the pop: 10 summer alternative albums you need, from Springsteen to Black Keys Bruce Springsteen, The Black Keys and Tame Impala are a few of the artists making long-awaited comebacks this summer.        ...
2019-05-21 15:15

Bowel cancer: 3-drug combo may offer alternative to chemo By combining three different drugs, researchers may have found a potential alternative to chemotherapy as a treatment for an advanced form of bowel cancer....
2019-07-14 14:45

Scuf debuts a modular alternative to the Xbox Elite controller Last year, Scuf introduced its Vantage customizable PS4 controller. It offered PlayStation fans a more comfortable grip and the ability to increase speed by cutting down on hand movements. Now, Scuf is ready to unveil a controller for Xbox One, the P...
2019-05-23 22:30

Indian Team Has No Viable Alternative To Dhoni, Says Ex-National Selector MS Dhoni would be the centre of discussion when the national selection committee meets in Mumbai on Sunday to pick up squads for the West Indies tour starting next month....
2019-07-19 18:30

Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel' for environmental work Chinese women’s rights advocate Guo Jianmei also among quartet of ‘practical visionaries’ recognised in Right Livelihood awardsDays after her powerful speech to the UN climate action summit reverberated around the world, Greta Thunberg has been named...
2019-09-26 04:15

North Korea doubts U.S. will have alternative plans inside two weeks North Korea said on Sunday there was no way the United States would bring alternative plans for their stalled nuclear talks to a meeting proposed by Stockholm in two weeks after weekend negotiations in Sweden broke down....
2019-10-06 22:45

For Christian Yelich, hitting is far from a science In this age of technicality — spread your feet, bend your knees, lower your hands, shorten your stride — the reigning NL MVP doesn’t regard it. And the results speak for themselves....
2019-08-28 18:15

Data breaches hitting more companies than ever Six in every ten businesses have experienced a data breach at some point during the last three years according to new research from Bitdefender.The firm surveyed more than 6,000 infosec professionals across the UK, US, Australia, New Zealand, Germany...
2019-10-01 21:15

Pliskova hopes hitting with Halep will pay off "Second seed Karolina Pliskova wants to ensure she is battle-ready when the French Open begins by choosing reigning champion Simona Halep as her pre-tournament practice partner."...
2019-05-24 18:00

Promoted: Hitting the right note at the French GP Since Liberty Media took over the reins of Formula 1, its pursuit to create 21 'Superbowl-style' grands prix has led to an explosion in both the number and high-profile nature of the music acts supporting the race weekends. Motorsport Live looks at w...
2019-05-22 19:15

Hitting the Books: How big tech might monopolize AI Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-08-18 01:30

Alternative city breaks: Utrecht, the Netherlands – restaurants, culture and nightlife Utrecht’s picturesque city centre and traditional cafe culture rub up against its exciting music and art scene – and it’s best explored by bikeUtrecht was the most important city in the Netherlands until it was overtaken by Amsterdam in the 17th cent...
2019-09-11 13:00

Huawei asks Android app developers to help stock its Play Store alternative Barring some sort of trade deal between the U.S. and China that will result in the removal of Huawei's name from the U.S. Entity List, it appears that the company will have to stuff the upcoming Huawei Mate 30 line with its own OS and app store. Acco...
2019-06-11 03:30

Review: Akaso’s V50 Pro SE 4K action camera is a GoPro alternative at half the price Akaso’s V50 Pro Special Edition action camera is a wallet-friendly little action shooter that punches well above its weight class. If you’ve been searching for a decent-quality 4K cam you can  use underwater, but you don’t want to spend GoPro money f...
2019-08-14 08:15

Why do we cling to the myth of the evil genius? Because the alternative is worse | Nesrine Malik From Steve Bannon to Dominic Cummings, we like the idea that someone’s pulling the strings, even if they’re awfulAt the peak of the media’s fascination with Steve Bannon, and before it became clear that his route to the White House was less the appli...
2019-09-16 14:30

Introducing Gallery Go, a slimmed-down Google Photos alternative launching today At Google’s third annual Google for Nigeria event today, the search giant’s showcase of new services included the unveiling of a slimmed-down, lightweight alternative to its popular Google Photos app called Gallery Go that seems to have b...
2019-07-25 06:45

Trump says he likes a Republican drug bill after Democratic alternative unveiled President Donald Trump said on Thursday he likes a Republican senator's drug pricing bill "very much" after Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled legislation letting the government negotiate lower prices for costly prescription drugs....
2019-09-20 03:15

Mattermost raises $50 million to advance its open source Slack alternative Mattermost, a startup developing an open source alternative to Slack, HipChat, Microsoft Teams, and Google's Hangouts Chat, has raised $50 million.Read More...
2019-06-19 21:30

Here is a list of the top nonbank and alternative lenders in 2019 (PFSI, ONDK, PYPL) This is a preview of the SMB Lending Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more insights like this with our brand new Banking coverage. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing ...
2019-09-30 20:00

Are alternative meats the key to a healthier life and planet? – Science Weekly podcast How do protein substitutes compare with the real deal? Graihagh Jackson investigates by speaking to dietician Priya Tew, the Guardian’s Fiona Harvey and author Isabella Tree.This podcast was amended on 18 May 2019. An earlier version incorrectly clai...
2019-05-21 19:15

Italy's Di Maio says government to survive, rules out alternative majority: paper Italy's government, formed by the 5-Star Movement and the League party, will not fall as it is "the only possible one", Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio told the daily Il Corriere della Sera in an interview published on Thursday....
2019-07-18 09:15

Scientists: Electric cars aren’t enough to reduce emissions, we need alternative fuels Electric cars are often seen as one of the great hopes for tackling climate change. With new models arriving in showrooms, major carmakers retooling for an electric future, and a small but growing number of consumers eager to convert from gas guzzler...
2019-10-09 17:30

Review: macOS Finder alternative Commander One 2 features great enhancements Commander One 2 is a macOS Finder alternative that offers Mac users choice and flexibility. Cloud storage support is a key enhancement in the file management app's latest release....
2019-07-02 19:45

Stanford Team Aims at Alexa and Siri With a Privacy-Minded Alternative A handful of companies already dominate the market for digital assistants. The implications for consumer privacy are a serious concern, researchers say....
2019-06-14 10:45

Greta Thunberg Awarded ‘Alternative Nobel’ for Climate Change Activism Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg on Wednesday was named one of the 2019 recipients of the Right Livelihood Award, known as the “Alternative Nobel Prize,” days after imploring world leaders to take the threat of climate change more ser...
2019-09-25 21:45

Climate activist Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel Prize' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was named on Wednesday as one of four winners of the 2019 Right Livelihood Award, known as Sweden's alternative Nobel Prize....
2019-09-25 13:15

Climate hawk Republicans are wrong to look to carbon tax as Green New Deal alternative Some Republicans have seized on the idea that a carbon tax could serve as a free market alternative to sweeping environmental regulations and reforms such as those in the Green New Deal. This is troubling: If enough Republicans are beguiled into stri...
2019-07-02 04:45

Iron-Ore Prices Have Surged Almost 70%, Hitting Steelmakers Iron-ore prices have soared by more than 68% this year, a resurgence driven by falling supplies that has led to challenging times once again for steel mills that use the material....
2019-07-10 15:45

How U.S. Weapons Ended Up Hitting Hospitals in Yemen A former senior State Department official sent to monitor the Saudi-led war in Yemen told us he saw firsthand how the Saudis failed to avoid civilian casualties — and how the U.S. chose to look the other way....
2019-05-23 06:45

U.S. Companies Say Trade War Is Hitting China Operations More American companies are hurting as the U.S.-China trade war intensifies, a new survey of businesses shows, with many saying they are losing sales in China and either slowing or canceling investments....
2019-08-29 20:00

How the Yankees Became Baseball’s Hardest-Hitting Team They missed several of their top batters for much of the season, but still sent balls flying faster than any team in the majors. It wasn’t an accident....
2019-10-05 00:15

Americans hitting the road over Memorial Day Weekend A record number of Americans will kick off the summer with a road trip this Memorial Day Weekend. AAA predicted 43 million Americans will head out of town for the long weekend. The majority are expected to drive to their weekend getaway. Despite risi...
2019-05-21 15:45

Eoin Morgan Speaks About Six Hitting Record Eoin Morgan's knock was made more remarkable by the fact that he struggled with back spasms during the last game against the West Indies and had to face a late fitness test in order to play against......
2019-06-19 13:00

Arts and Entertainment: New films hitting the box office There are some great movies coming out this weekend and News Four Tucson’s Herb Stratford has his suggestions. Watch the video below to learn more....
2019-05-24 04:15

Hitting the Books: Robots came for our jobs, then they came for our coffee Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-08-31 20:00

Hitting the Books: An army of temps put a man on the moon Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought-provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-05-26 02:30

Rodri to Man City: Atletico Madrid star warned over alternative transfer targets Rodri has been warned that Manchester City are ready to consider alternative targets as a move for the Atletico Madrid midfielder continues to be delayed....
2019-06-05 14:15

Reports: Angela Merkel tells Boris Johnson EU won't support Brexit alternative A deal for Britain to leave the EU might be less likely after German Chancellor Angela Merkel told British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Tuesday his alternative to the Irish backstop would not survive an EU vote....
2019-10-08 15:30

Analogue’s Mega Sg is the Sega Genesis Mini alternative for the discerning retro gaming fan The official Sega Genesis Mini is coming in September and hopes to capitalize on some of the retro gaming hype that turned the Super Nintendo and NES Mini Classic editions into best-sellers. But there’s already a modern piece of hardware out ...
2019-07-31 19:00

Alternative city breaks: Łódź, Poland – discover its culture, food and nightlife Once an industrial centre, the city has been reinvigorated by a focus on the arts, a diverse food scene and plenty of lively bars‘If it doesn’t fit, it fits perfectly,” is something of a buzz-phrase in Poland’s third-largest city, and it doesn’t take...
2019-07-17 15:30

Free Netflix alternative Tubi restarts global rollout with Australian launch Free TV- and movie-streaming site Tubi has announced plans to launch its service in Australia, with an initial library of around 7,000 titles set to go live this Sunday, September 1. That range will include hit movies such as The Blair Witch Project,...
2019-08-29 06:15

Menstrual Cups Are Indeed a Safe Alternative to Tampons and Pads, Research Review Finds People who prefer using menstrual cups during their period can be reassured by a new study out this week. It suggests the products are cost-effective and environmentally friendly compared to tampons and pads, while still being safe and able to provid...
2019-07-18 13:30

Hacking diabetes: People break into insulin pumps as an alternative to delayed innovations As people with diabetes continue to hack old medical devices, firms like Dexcom, Omnipod and Medtronic release innovative new products.        ...
2019-06-05 23:45

Lethbridge College graduates find sustainable alternative to steel re-enforcement bars Three Lethbridge College graduates have earned a prestigious award for their work exploring bamboo as an alternative to steel in concrete construction projects....
2019-08-30 23:15

Hacking diabetes: People break into insulin pumps as an alternative to costly innovations As people with diabetes continue to hack old medical devices to save money, firms like Dexcom, Omnipod and Medtronic release innovative new products.        ...
2019-06-05 12:30

Oppo Reno 10x Zoom review: An affordable alternative to leading flagship smartphones The Reno 10x Zoom offers excellent value for money: performance and battery life are good, and the industrial design is both eye-catching and robust. There's no IP rating, and wireless charging isn't supported, but we have little else to complain abo...
2019-08-08 17:00

Tesla car catches fire after hitting tow truck in Moscow The driver said he was in a drive assistance mode but still holding the steering wheel when the car crashed into the stationary tow truck that he had not noticed....
2019-08-12 17:30

Hitting the road July 4th? Here are 4 reasons you'll pay more when you fill up. As July 4th nears, gas prices are rising. It's an unexpected reversal because fuel was expected to steadily drop this summer. Here's why it hasn't.       ...
2019-07-03 16:15

The UK ambassador scandal will make diplomats think twice before hitting send Diplomacy was dealt a hammer blow this week, and Kim Darroch's sudden departure from Washington will have many diplomats wondering if they could be next....
2019-07-12 16:30

Day care worker accused of hitting, shaking children ORMOND BEACH, Fla. — Authorities in central Florida say a former day care worker has been arrested after being caught on security video hitting, slapping and shaking children. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports 65-year-old Katherine Weitz was arr...
2019-06-06 10:45

NYCHA’s overtime spending climbs again, hitting $95 million The city’s budget has sprung a big leak. Overtime spending at the city’s embattled Housing Authority ballooned to $95.5 million last year, as employees labored to correct the scandalous living conditions that led to a partial federal takeover of the ...
2019-08-14 03:15

My friends’ husbands keep hitting on me. How can I stop them? | Dear Mariella It’s reassuring to know that our allure doesn’t fade with age, says Mariella, and while it may actually be the opposite, it’s hard to know what’s prompted this epidemic of lustThe dilemma I’m a 60-year-old grey-haired woman, reasonably fit and not ug...
2019-06-02 08:15

NASCAR suspends Sauter for 1 race for hitting Hill NASCAR has suspended Johnny Sauter for one race for intentionally ramming into Austin Hill during the Truck Series race in Iowa. The sport’s sanctioning body announced on Tuesday that Sauter will be kept out of this weekend’s race outside...
2019-06-19 00:30

Indonesian planters see drought hitting palm oil output Leading palm oil players in Indonesia see production growth being hit in the short to medium term, as the world's top grower of the edible oil faces drought across major planting regions that is expected to delay fruit ripening and lower output....
2019-08-20 09:30

Franklin hitting form when it matters in Olympic countdown "Riding waves is Mallory Franklin\u0027s day job but the slalom canoeist feels she\u0027s clambering on the crest of form at just the right time ahead of next year\u0027s Olympics in Tokyo."...
2019-07-31 19:00

$15-minimum wage hike is hitting, hurting NYC restaurants Big Apple restaurants are feeling the heat from minimum-wage hikes, cutting staff hours and even closing kitchens as they struggle to shoulder the extra payroll costs. Gabriela’s Restaurant and Tequila Bar, a margarita and taco staple on the Upper We...
2019-09-30 00:30

Hitting the Books: We won't colonize space without a Weyland-Yutani Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-06-15 18:45

62-year-old Bronx man kills wife with machete after hitting her with car A 62-year-old husband from hell hit his wife with a car and then hacked her to death with a machete Thursday morning in the Bronx, police sources said. The unhinged man, whose name was not immediately known, plowed a car into his 58-year-old wife on ...
2019-10-03 21:45

Joe Root happy to leave power-hitting to others during World Cup • England’s No 3 intends to rein in aggressive approach • World Cup to be first 50-over tournament with away shirtsJoe Root has revisited his responsibilities as England’s one-day anchor before the World Cup after admitting he got slightly carried aw...
2019-05-22 21:45

Mets’ Amed Rosario hitting more homers because of one tweak Amed Rosario is well ahead of schedule. Breaking open Wednesday’s 7-0 win over the Giants with a three-run homer, the Mets shortstop hit his seventh home run of the season. Last year, Rosario didn’t hit his seventh home run until Aug. 25 (122nd game)...
2019-06-06 12:45

Hitting the Books: The slow death of the strategy guide Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-06-08 19:30

Lakers' Howard blessed after hitting 'rock bottom' Dwight Howard said Wednesday that his offseason struggles in his personal life had nothing to do with basketball, but added that they made him stronger as he prepares to embark on his second go-round with the Los Angeles Lakers....
2019-09-05 06:45

$15 minimum wage hike is hitting, hurting NYC restaurants Big Apple restaurants are feeling the heat from minimum wage hikes, cutting staff hours and even closing kitchens as they struggle to shoulder the extra payroll costs. Gabriela’s Restaurant and Tequila Bar, a margarita and taco staple on the Upper We...
2019-09-30 15:30

Exit stage far right: behind the pro-Trump play hitting Washington DC In what’s been called ‘Hamilton for the MAGA crowd’, Dean Cain heads up a dramatic retelling of the controversial anti-Trump FBI texts aimed at a rightwing audienceIt was not your typical Broadway or West End crowd.On Thursday night, audience members...
2019-06-14 18:15

Jos Buttler a doubt for West Indies after he injures hip hitting six • Jonny Bairstow takes over gloves against Bangladesh• Eoin Morgan says Jason Roy may have Test futureEoin Morgan moved to play down fears over Jos Buttler’s fitness but admitted his vice-captain will not be risked against West Indies on Friday if th...
2019-06-08 22:45

Rallying: Ogier retires in Sardinia after hitting a rock World champion Sebastien Ogier retired from the Rally of Italy in Sardinia on Friday after hitting a rock and smashing his Citroen's suspension on the fifth stage....
2019-06-14 13:45

Pound recovers after hitting 10-year low against euro – as it happened Sterling bounces back; global stocks slide and gold risesCathay Pacific shares drop after airline bows to China pressureSaudi Aramco, the world’s most profitable company, makes $47bn profit Closing summary 2.58pm BST Global stocks are sliding again, ...
2019-08-12 17:00

Meet all the VMAs 2019 performers hitting the stage The 2019 MTV Video Music Awards broadcast from the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ, is packed with top performers. The 36th annual awards show, happening Monday at 8 p.m., will feature mini-concerts from 15 of the recording industry’s top perfo...
2019-08-28 11:45

Samsung’s $2,000 foldable phone is hitting US stores this week Samsung’s $2,000 folding phone will hit stores this week following a months-long design delay. The Galaxy Fold, which was originally due to hit shelves in the spring, which finally go on sale in the US on Friday — for $1,980. The phone’s unveiling wa...
2019-09-23 19:30

Storms and sweltering heat seen hitting U.S. South on Memorial Day Sweltering heat, storms and possible twisters were expected to hit the U.S. southern Plains and southeastern states on Memorial Day after a spate of deadly tornadoes and flooding in the region....
2019-05-27 14:15

Rally Finland WRC: Meeke retires from third after hitting rock Toyota World Rally Championship driver Kris Meeke is out of Rally Finland with broken suspension after hitting a rock during on the Saturday morning loop...
2019-08-03 11:15

Hitting the Books: Searching for ancient cities from space Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-09-21 20:00

Hitting the Books: How legendary hackers wound up working for the CIA Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-08-10 18:30

Brooks, Orioles stymie hot-hitting Nationals in 2-0 victory Aaron Brooks came up with an unexpected pitching gem against the torrid-hitting Nationals, throwing six innings of two-hit ball to help the Baltimore Orioles to a 2-0 victory that ended Washington's five-game winning streak    &#...
2019-08-28 06:15

Young people to advise UK on hitting net zero emissions by 2050 Thirty people aged 15-24 will assess how commitment made by Theresa May should be implementedYoung people will advise ministers on how the UK should meet the target of ending carbon emissions by 2050, to which Theresa May committed the nation on Wedn...
2019-06-12 18:30

EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker open to replacing Irish backstop with 'operable' alternative The EU said Wednesday it's open to a British exit without the key Irish "backstop," as long as Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government presents an alternative in writing before the Oct. 31 deadli...
2019-09-18 22:45

Plan for Straight Pride rally rejected – but California city offers alternative idea Organizers of a planned Straight Pride rally received some bad news from city officials in Modesto, Calif., on Friday. They will not be permitted to hold their event in a city park as planned on Aug. 24....
2019-08-10 11:45

Wasp spray used as meth alternative in West Virginia, possibly linked to 3 overdoses: police At least three overdose deaths in West Virginia may be linked to a growing trend in Boone County where police believe drug users are turning to wasp spray as an alternative form of methamphetamine. ...
2019-07-18 19:15

Greta Thunberg wins 'Alternative Nobel Prize' for her 'inspiring' climate change advocacy The announcement comes the same day as Thunberg made headlines for scolding "haters" in a viral Twitter thread aimed at critics.        ...
2019-09-26 10:30

How does Deontay Wilder compare with the hardest hitting heavyweights in history? We examine some of the fiercest punchers in heavyweight history and wonder if Deontay Wilder is the biggest of the lot The post How does Deontay Wilder compare with the hardest hitting heavyweights in history? appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-05-21 23:30

Hitting the road? Packing these 10 simple things could save your life What should you pack in your car for a road trip? Prepare for an emergency by packing these ten simple things.        ...
2019-09-01 14:30

Russia: Plane crash-lands after hitting flock of birds A Ural Airlines plane carrying over 200 people managed to land in a cornfield near a Moscow airport after a flock of birds hit the plane's engines. The pilot and crew have been hailed as heroes for saving the passengers....
2019-08-16 18:15

Advanced hackers are infecting IT providers in hopes of hitting their customers (credit: Pixabay) A previously undocumented attack group with advanced hacking skills has compromised 11 IT service providers, most likely with the end goal of gaining access to their customers' networks, researchers from security firm Symantec sai...
2019-09-19 23:45

Off-duty firefighter accused of hitting cyclist with muscle car turns himself in Brauley De La Rosa, of Yonkers, turned himself in to the 10th Precinct and was charged with reckless endangerment and aggravated unlicensed operator, both misdemeanors, after being told he was wanted for questioning....
2019-06-11 06:45

1-year-old boy dies when golf cart overturns after hitting pothole A baby boy died when a golf cart he and six members of his family were riding in struck a pothole and overturned near the Trump National Golf Club in North Carolina, according to cops. The accident in Moorseville on Sunday night caused the cart, whic...
2019-05-28 13:45

Extinction Rebellion: hitting a nerve at Australia's climate flashpoint The amorphous climate action group has fired up activists and opponents alike as it tries to shut down BrisbaneThe Extinction Rebellion protesters think you should be angry. They want politicians and opinion columnists to be angry. The more people th...
2019-08-11 02:00

The Sports Highlight Of The Day Is This Cow's Long-Range Turd Hitting Its Mark This dairy farmer knew that the cow needed to crap. You can see his hesitation as he stopped working and stood back so it could let loose. But Bessie saved him a little extra in the chamber....
2019-05-23 08:45

YouTube star accidentally uploads video of her hitting, spitting on dog YouTuber Brooke Houts is under investigation for animal abuse after a video of her hitting her dog was accidentally uploaded to her channel.        ...
2019-08-09 11:30

YouTube star under investigation for hitting, spitting on her dog in a prank video Brooke Houts is under investigation for animal abuse after accidentally uploading a disturbing video that showed her hitting and spitting on her dog.        ...
2019-08-09 11:30

Liberal Media Scream: CNN says hitting Trump ‘is true patriotism’ This week’s Liberal Media Scream features CNN’s media critic calling on journalists to rap President Trump. “That is true patriotism,” said Brian Stelter....
2019-07-22 20:45

Daredevil breaks cycling speed record, hitting 174mph A British man has broken a cycling speed record, hurtling down a runway at over 174 miles per hour (280 km/h) on a custom-made bike in what he called the "biggest rush you'll ever experience."...
2019-08-20 02:00

‘I Love Lucy’ is hitting the big screen for Lucille Ball’s birthday Attention all “I Love Lucy” fans still cruising the channels for reruns: five uncut episodes of the classic TV sitcom will hit the big screen this summer for one night only. In honor of iconic slapstick comedian Lucille Ball’s 108th birthday, “...
2019-06-05 22:45

Hitting the Books: We can engineer the Earth to fight climate change Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-08-25 00:15

Hurricane Dorian now a Category 4 — but might hug coast instead of directly hitting Florida Dorian strengthened into an extremely dangerous Category 4 hurricane Friday night — but meteorologists say there’s a chance it will bank north at the last minute, hugging Florida’s coast and delivering only a glancing blow to the st...
2019-08-31 05:45

Large asteroid has a tiny chance of hitting Earth in September Space groups like NASA and the ESA track a huge number of near-Earth objects on a daily basis, and many of them have a chance to make life miserable if they one day end up on a collision course with Earth. These “potentially hazardous” as...
2019-06-12 21:45

Companies See Climate Change Hitting Their Bottom Lines in the Next 5 Years Some of the world's largest companies estimate they face roughly $1 trillion in climate-related risks, with most of that looming in just the next five years....
2019-06-04 06:45

Hitting the Books: Gravity's mystery may prove our multiverse exists Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-07-13 18:30

Hitting the Books: Teaching AI to sing slime mold serenades Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-09-29 07:30

Tesla electric car catches fire after hitting tow truck in Moscow A Tesla Model 3 electric car caught fire after crashing into a parked tow truck on a Moscow motorway late on Saturday, with the Tesla driver saying he had failed to see the vehicle with which he collided....
2019-08-11 19:15

Pound recovers after hitting 10-year low against euro – business live Sterling bounces back; shares turn negative and gold risesCathay Pacific shares drop after airline bows to China pressureSaudi Aramco, the world’s most profitable company, to host first-ever earnings call, ahead of planned $2tn IPO 12.21pm BST The ye...
2019-08-12 14:30

Mexico murder rate spirals out of control, hitting 94 killings a day Mexico saw a record number of murders in the first six months of the year, with an average 94 killings each day, according to figures from the Secretariat of Security and Citizens Protection....
2019-07-05 20:30

Israel attacks Syrian base hours after hitting other targets Syrian state media is reporting that Israel has fired missiles onto a Syrian military air base in the country’s center, killing a soldier and wounding two others hours after Israeli attacks in southern Syria killed three soldiers and wounded seven...
2019-06-03 00:15

Asteroids hitting Mars could have made hot rain fall for decades Asteroids hitting the surface of Mars billions of years ago would have produced enough energy to vaporise ice, creating clouds of hot rain that took decades to clear...
2019-05-21 16:30

Bowyer still regrets not hitting Truex at NASCAR round in April Stewart-Haas Racing driver Clint Bowyer says he still regrets not pushing Martin Truex Jr out of the way to win the Richmond NASCAR Cup Series round five months ago...
2019-09-12 13:30

Genetically modified salmon could be hitting restaurant tables next year NEW YORK — Inside an Indiana aquafarming complex, thousands of salmon eggs genetically modified to grow faster than normal are hatching into tiny fish. After growing to roughly 10 pounds in indoor tanks, they could be served in restaurants by late ne...
2019-06-21 19:15

F1 Racing Podcast: How Verstappen recovered from hitting rock bottom As the latest F1 Racing magazine hits the shelves ahead of the Russian Grand Prix, the Flat Chat with Codders podcast delves into one of Formula 1's hottest properties...
2019-09-25 16:30

Video shows a Model 3 on Autopilot swerve out of the way to avoid hitting an SUV Over the past few years, we’ve seen a marked increase in the number of videos depicting Tesla’s Autopilot feature assume control of a car and maneuver out of potentially dangerous situations. This shouldn’t come as much of a surpris...
2019-05-28 23:45

Tesla Model 3 Catches Fire After Hitting Tow Truck in Moscow A Tesla Model 3 electric car caught fire after crashing into a parked tow truck on a Moscow motorway late on Saturday, with the Tesla driver saying he had failed to see the vehicle with which he......
2019-08-12 12:00

Hitting the Books: Nero, fiddling from orbit as Earth burns Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-10-13 10:00

Kristen Bell and Stephen Colbert Spur Fans To Suggest Hilarious Alternative Frozen 2 Titles Frozen 2: It's a simple title, self-explanatory, easy to remember. But maybe a bit...dull? Stephen Colbert could not help but jokingly suggest an alternative name for the Disney......
2019-06-13 01:00

Real Madrid look for Paul Pogba alternative as Ajax midfielder Donny van de Beek confirms interest Ajax midfielder Donny van de Beek has emerged as a real alternative to Manchester United's Paul Pogba as Real Madrid look to strengthen with one more big signing before the new season....
2019-08-02 21:30

Moral leader, standup comic: Trump summons alternative reality at black youth summit President revels in mutual flattery during White House event organized by pro-Trump Turning Point USAThrough the looking glass, and a wormhole, in the farthest reaches of a parallel universe, Donald Trump is not facing impeachment. Instead he is trut...
2019-10-05 08:45

Super Bowl MVP Mark Rypien arrested after ‘hitting wife’ during car argument Former Super Bowl MVP Mark Rypien was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence following an incident involving his wife in Washington state, police said. Rypien, 56, pleaded not guilty Monday morning to misdemeanor fourth-degree assault after offic...
2019-07-02 01:30

"Captain Hitting 4 & 6": Sushil Modi Backs Nitish Kumar Over Colleagues The BJP's top leader in Bihar, Sushil Kumar Modi, in a not so subtle tweet has sought to silence critics of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in his own party. Mr Kumar's party Janata Dal United is an......
2019-09-11 15:00

A YouTuber is defending herself after accidentally uploading raw footage showing her hitting and spitting on her dog WIZZ/YouTube YouTube personality Brooke Houts uploaded a video Wednesday that showed her hitting and spitting at her dog. The video, which has since been deleted, was the unedited version of one she meant to post to her YouTube channel, where her Do...
2019-08-08 16:00

Charlie Manuel, 75, returns to Philadelphia Phillies' bench as hitting coach The Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday announced they re-hired former manager Charlie Manuel to take over as the team’s hitting coach replacing John Mallee....
2019-08-14 01:45

Ailing Yankees not hurting for power in absence of homer-hitting stars Imagine removing Kevin Durant, perhaps the best basketball player in the world, and having a team good enough to keep on winning. Imagine removing Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton, two of the great power hitters in the world, and having a team deep ...
2019-05-31 03:30

Travis Barker slams Echosmith drummer, 20, for hitting up his 13-year-old daughter Echosmith drummer Graham Sierota, 20, is apologizing for sending inappropriate messages to Travis Barker’s 13-year-old daughter, Alabama.        ...
2019-08-02 09:15

New architects' report shows how the trade war is hitting commercial real estate A key indicator for the commercial real estate market is showing signs of weakness, and uncertainty in the economy over the trade war and interest rates may be to blame....
2019-08-21 23:15

Hitting the Books: Stop pranking your kids to impress Jimmy Kimmel Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
2019-09-07 19:15

South Korea boycott hitting sales of Japan's Uniqlo, company says A boycott on Japanese goods in South Korea has had an impact on casual clothing chain Uniqlo's sales in the country, the company said on Friday, highlighting the widening economic hit from a diplomatic row over Tokyo's wartime role....
2019-08-09 07:00

YouTube star Brooke Houts accidentally uploads clip of herself hitting dog A California YouTube star accidentally uploaded a video that captured her apparently hitting, shoving, and spitting on her Doberman puppy — and police are now investigating the case, according to a new report. In the video — which has sin...
2019-08-09 00:00

Trump suggests 'nuking hurricanes' to stop them hitting America – report President responds: ‘I never said this. Just more FAKE NEWS!’Trump seems to think he’s emperor – we are not entertainedDonald Trump has reportedly suggested on more than one occasion that the US military should bomb hurricanes in order to disrupt the...
2019-08-26 23:30

Uber loses $1 billion in quarter, hitting forecast, as revenue rises 20% Uber Technologies Inc reported a $1 billion loss and a 20% rise in revenue on Thursday in its first quarterly report as a public company, in line with the ride-hailing service's forecasts....
2019-05-31 01:01

Americans prefer to stop asteroids from hitting Earth over going to the Moon or Mars CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Americans prefer a space program that focuses on potential asteroid impacts, scientific research and using robots to explore the cosmos over sending humans back to the moon or on to Mars, a poll shows....
2019-06-20 23:45

Mets’ Zack Wheeler hitting stride as trade deadline approaches PHILADELPHIA — Zack Wheeler was a one-man show for six innings Thursday. The Mets righty delivered a second straight strong start on the mound and was the only Met to secure a hit off Aaron Nola in what turned into a crushing 6-3 loss to the Phillies...
2019-06-28 15:30

Detective fired for allegedly hitting on women whose rape cases he handled A North Carolina detective was fired for allegedly sending sexually suggestive messages to at least three women whose rape cases he had worked, it was revealed on Thursday. Paul G. Matrafailo III, 33, was booted from the Fayetteville Police departmen...
2019-09-27 08:15

The EuroMillions jackpot has rolled over 19 consecutive times, hitting the cap of 190 million euros The EuroMillions jackpot has grown to 190 million euros ($209 million), and there has never been a sequence of rollovers like this in EuroMillions history....
2019-09-25 14:30

The last home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright is hitting the auction block Frank Lloyd Wright's last designed home, the "Norman Lykes home" in Phoenix, will sell to the highest bidder next month. It was listed for $3.25M.       ...
2019-09-29 22:00