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The JSE retreated on Thursday led by losses on the resources index on the back of relatively weak mining production numbers as well as weaker rand metal commodity prices....

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Trump’s Syria Announcement Blindsided Many of His GOP Supporters (WASHINGTON) — For once, Republicans and Democrats in Congress were in the same place: out of the loop. When it came to President Donald Trump’s abrupt announcement that U.S. forces would no longer protect Syrian Kurds from a Turkish inva...
2019-10-10 08:30

Inside the Pizza Convention, the Cheesiest Event in Atlantic City The very serious business of a pizza and pasta trade show in Atlantic City, where devotees gather to ponder the perfect crust — and to show off lots and lots of pizza-themed gear....
2019-10-10 08:30

St. Paul cop offers alleged shoplifter a break, gets stabbed A Saint Paul, Minnesota, cop was stabbed by a homeless woman Monday evening after he had offered to give her a break for allegedly shoplifting from a grocery store, according to a report. Officer Joe Ryan approached the woman around 8 p.m. after stor...
2019-10-10 08:30

Journalists in intelligence leak case IDed as NBC and CNBC reporters The Defense Intelligence Agency worker who was arrested Wednesday for leaking classified information was passing secrets to journalists from CNBC and NBC News, a report said Wednesday. The reporters aren’t named in the indictment against 30-yea...
2019-10-10 08:30

Majority of voters now want Trump impeached, removed: poll More than half of voters want President Donald Trump impeached and removed from office, according to a Fox News poll released Wednesday. The survey found that 51% of registered voters want Trump impeached and removed, while another 4% of those polled...
2019-10-10 08:30

Joe Biden calls for Trump to be impeached Former Vice President Joe Biden said for the first time Wednesday that President Trump should be impeached — and that the commander-in-chief “has indicted himself” and believes the entire US government can be used for his own political and pers...
2019-10-10 08:30

Trump blasts Turkey’s military operation against Kurdish fighters in Syria President Trump said Wednesday that the US “does not endorse” Turkey’s military attack against Kurdish fighters in Syria — adding that the White House “made it clear to Turkey that this operation is a bad idea.” Noting that there are no US troo...
2019-10-10 08:30

Hong Kong protests have 'given a bounce to Tsai Ing-wen' in Taiwan, says professor Ahead of Taiwan's presidential elections in January, President Tsai Ing-wen has seen a huge bump in voter support since the Hong Kong protests started more than four months ago....
2019-10-10 09:00

De Blasio administration sues e-cigarette vendors for marketing to kids New York City is suing more than 20 online e-cigarette vendors, alleging they sold and aggressively marketed their products to minors in the Big Apple. The suit filed by the de Blasio administration in Brooklyn federal court Wednesday alleges the 22 ...
2019-10-10 09:00

Alleged Chinatown killer Randy Santos told vagrants ‘You’re going to die’ The man charged with brutally beating four sleeping vagrants to death in Chinatown was an "angry" person who routinely threatened to kill, pointing at other homeless men and saying, "you're going to die."...
2019-10-10 09:00

10-spot: Cards oust Braves from NLDS with record 1st inning The St. Louis Cardinals scored 10 runs for the biggest first inning in postseason history and dealt the Atlanta Braves another playoff heartbreak with a 13-1 rout in decisive Game 5 of the NL Division Series...
2019-10-10 09:00

Trump killing Obama-era ‘shadow’ regulations, ends ‘deep state bullying’ President Trump on Wednesday is to sign two new executive orders that reverse the Obama administration's practice of using “shadow” rules to spring new but not officially approved mandates on industries....
2019-10-10 09:30

Petition To Drop Terror Charges Against Pervez Musharraf Rejected: Report The Islamabad High Court has dismissed a petition that sought deletion of terrorism charges against former President Pervez Musharraf and transfer of the judges detention case from the Anti-Terrorism......
2019-10-10 09:30

"None Of Us Want To Get On Their Ships": Passengers Protest Aboard Cruise The disappointment started mounting the first day of a two-week Norwegian Cruise Line voyage in Europe. So by the time the Norwegian Spirit had diverted to several alternative ports - spending extra......
2019-10-10 09:30

Turkey Opens Ground Assault On Syria's Kurds; Republicans Turn On Trump Turkish troops and their Syrian rebel allies attacked Kurdish militia in northeast Syria on Wednesday, pounding them with air strikes and artillery before starting a cross-border ground operation that......
2019-10-10 09:30

Apple pulls police-tracking app used in Hong Kong protests after consulting authorities Apple Inc on Wednesday removed an app that protesters in Hong Kong have used to track police movements from its app store, saying it violated rules because it was used to ambush police....
2019-10-10 09:30

Exclusive: China Everbright Group to restructure, pursue billion-dollar HK IPO - sources State-owned financial conglomerate China Everbright Group aims to restructure its sprawling business and pursue a billion dollar IPO next year in Hong Kong, three people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Thursday....
2019-10-10 09:30

| Medvedev struggles past qualifier to reach Shanghai quarters US Open finalist Daniil Medvedev saved five first-set points as he struggled into the Shanghai Masters quarter-finals with victory over 248th-ranked Vasek Pospisil....
2019-10-10 10:00

| Japan GP organisers say safety 'top priority' as Typhoon Hagibis looms Japanese Grand Prix organisers pledged that the safety of fans and drivers would be their top priority as they monitor a massive typhoon threatening to cause havoc....
2019-10-10 10:00

| Russian anti-doping boss claims Moscow lab data manipulated Russia's anti-doping agency chief Yuri Ganus believes data handed from the Moscow laboratory to the World Anti-Doping Agency has been intentionally manipulated....
2019-10-10 10:00

| Bosch helps Dolphins take fight to Titans Eathan Bosch struck a key half-century to help the Dophins take the fight to the Titans on day three of their opening round 4-Day Domestic Series clash....
2019-10-10 10:00

Rubio seeks U.S. government probe of TikTok over Chinese censorship concerns Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said he would push for an investigation into the widely popular, Chinese-owned social media app, out of concern that the company is “censoring content” to satisfy Beijing’s leaders....
2019-10-10 10:00

American University students to Blizzard: Censor Americans and ‘see how that goes’ In an effort to highlight Blizzard's censorship of a Hong Kong athlete, American University students kept up the pressure by holding up a sign during a recent collegiate esports match....
2019-10-10 10:00

Who’s Still Fighting Who in Syria’s Eight-Year War Defending an announcement to pull back dozens of American troops from Syria who’d been working closely with Kurdish-led forces in the fight against Islamic State, President Donald Trump said it was time to let others “figure the situation out” there....
2019-10-10 10:00

Steam’s next big feature will make any “local multiplayer” game work online Enlarge / With Steam's new upcoming feature, dubbed Remote Play Together, you can turn any "local multiplayer" game into a connected experience. (credit: Valve) On Wednesday, Steam sent a stealth news update to developers about a surprise new featu...
2019-10-10 10:00

Blizzard banned a Hong Kong protest supporter and all hell broke loose Blizzard, perhaps ironically, has ignited a firestorm over the banning of an esports pro for his support of Hong Kong. While the initial response was flammable enough, the aftermath is swiftly growing beyond its original gaming context into a proper ...
2019-10-10 10:00

HTC Vive Cosmos is coming to the UAE with pre-orders starting soon HTC has announced that its Oculus Rift S rival - the HTC Vive Cosmos - will be available for pre-orders starting October 24, 2019 at a price point of AED 3,299 with the release date set at November 14.The headset made its debut at this year’s ...
2019-10-10 10:00

European Union opens the anti-Assad playbook to deter Turkish attack on the Kurds European taxpayers will not subsidize Turkey’s plan to attack the Kurdish fighters that helped destroy the Islamic State and resettle the territory they hold with Syrian refugees....
2019-10-10 10:30

'Insolent and obstructive': Tom Cotton says intelligence watchdog shared extra details about Ukraine whistleblower with House Democrats An Intelligence Community watchdog gave preferential treatment to House Democrats conducting an impeachment inquiry into President Trump while rebuffing Senate Republican questions, according to Republican Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton....
2019-10-10 10:30

Hands-on with the Z 50, Nikon's first mirrorless APS-C camera Nikon has unveiled its first-ever APS-C DX mirrorless camera, the 20.8-megapixel Z 50. That makes two different camera systems launched a year apart, which is quite a pace for a conservative company like Nikon. The Z 50 is less than half the price of...
2019-10-10 10:30

|MillionsaffectedbyplannedblackoutsacrossCalifornia Half a million homes and businesses in Northern California lost power and more will soon follow as bankrupt California utility giant PG&E Corp. carries out its biggest-ever intentional blackout to keep power lines from sparking blazes....
2019-10-10 10:30

Washington Nationals send LA Dodgers to shock playoff exit on Kendrick's slam Howie Kendrick’s 10th-inning grand slam lifts Nats to 7-3 winDodgers crash out after league-best 106 wins in regular seasonWashington will open NLCS at St Louis Cardinals on FridayHowie Kendrick hit a tiebreaking grand slam off Joe Kelly in the 10th ...
2019-10-10 11:00

Aaron Ramsey out for Euro 2020 qualifier as Wales absence goes on • Ryan Giggs says Ramsey could be fit to face Croatia• Gareth Bale: ‘I plan to score against Slovakia’The wait to see Aaron Ramsey end his 11-month hiatus from competitive action for Wales goes on after the Juventus midfielder was left at home by the...
2019-10-10 11:00

Andy Murray explains why he was furious with Fabio Fognini at Shanghai Masters - video Andy Murray reacted angrily to what he described as 'noises' from his opponent, Fabio Fognini, when he was about to volley during their bad-tempered match at the Shanghai Masters. Murray told the Italian to 'shut up' before eventually losing 7-6 (4),...
2019-10-10 11:00

Mark Ruffalo, more slam Ellen DeGeneres’ support of George W. Bush: He's 'a war criminal' Some celebrities are upset about Ellen DeGeneres' defense of George W. Bush following their outing at a football game on Sunday.        ...
2019-10-10 11:00

Oppo K5 With 64-Megapixel Quad Camera Setup, Snapdragon 730G SoC Launched Oppo K5 key specifications include Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G processor, 64-megapixel main camera, 30W VOOC fast charging support, up to 8GB RAM, and 256GB of onboard storage....
2019-10-10 11:00

New Volkswagen Golf design shown in official sketches Volkswagen Golf Mk8 sketch Eighth iteration of popular hatchback will be unveiled later this month, with an overhauled interior design promised Volkswagen has previewed the exterior and interior styling of the new eighth-generation Golf with a pai...
2019-10-10 11:00

Mercedes-Maybach GLS drops camo ahead of reveal Bentley Bentayga and Rolls-Royce Cullinan rival will be revealed in November; LA motor show public debut expected Mercedes-Benz will expand its flagship Maybach division with an ultra-luxury version of the new GLS SUV, and it has now been seen with ...
2019-10-10 11:00

New Peugeot 208 falls short of maximum Euro NCAP score New supermini achieves 'respectable' four stars in safety tests, but loses marks for rear passenger whiplash protection The new Peugeot 208 has missed out on a maximum score in the latest Euro NCAP safety ratings, with testers awarding it four stars...
2019-10-10 11:00

First ride: 2020 Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 4Matic Coupé Passenger ride in upcoming Porsche Cayenne Coupé rival reveals its dynamic ability “We have done a lot of development work to give it a unique AMG feel,” says Steffen Nowack, before leaning up against the front fender of the new Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 ...
2019-10-10 11:00

As Gold Prices Put Off Buyers Ahead Of Diwali, Jewellers Offer Bonanza Gold has soared in 2019, hitting a six-year high in dollar terms, as investors fret about the impact of the trade war, central banks cut rates and exchange-traded fund holdings surge....
2019-10-10 11:00

Opinion: Amazon, Walmart And Mukesh Ambani Will Help Save India's Banks To similarly make bite-sized finance sustainable, account aggregators are coming. They'll digitally record a consumer's transactions with various institutions and, with consent, share data with a......
2019-10-10 11:00

LIVE Market Updates: Sensex Falls Nearly 300 Points, Nifty Below 11,250 LIVE market updates (Sensex, Nifty today): On Wednesday, the S&P BSE Sensex index had ended 645.97 points - or 1.72 per cent - higher at 38,177.95 and the broader NSE Nifty benchmark settled at......
2019-10-10 11:00

Ford Is Building A 700 HP Supercharged Mustang R-Spec For Australia It’s hardly a secret that the Aussies love their fast Fords. And while the Barra-powered monsters might be gone from the world these days, there are plenty of options for big power with good ol’ fashioned Blue Oval V8s. To make up for the lack of Aus...
2019-10-10 11:30

Johnson to meet Irish PM in race for Brexit deal Boris Johnson will meet with Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar for Brexit talks on Thursday as he battles to win over EU leaders sceptical to his proposals....
2019-10-10 11:30

Should I fix my six-year-old laptop or replace it? Pablo asks if it’s worth patching up an old ThinkPad T510 or best to buy a new Windows 10 laptopI have a Lenovo ThinkPad T510 purchased about six years ago. I’m perfectly happy with it, except the keyboard needs replacing and batteries seem to lose t...
2019-10-10 11:30

Corbyn and Sanders vow to crack down on fossil fuel firms UK and US politicians pledge to rein in big oil in light of Guardian climate crisis investigationHalf a century of dither and denial – a climate crisis timelineWhy we need political action to tackle the oil, coal and gas companies - video explainerPo...
2019-10-10 11:30

Turkish troops advance into Syria as Trump washes his hands of the Kurds Civilians flee as airstrikes and artillery hit border regionTrump on Kurds: ‘They didn’t help us in Normandy’Turkish troops have advanced into north-eastern Syria, following airstrikes and artillery barrages aimed at US-backed Kurdish forces who cont...
2019-10-10 11:30

Pelosi hits back over letter and warns Trump: 'You will be held accountable' House speaker says Democrats will push ahead with inquiryTrump warned: ‘Mr President, you are not above the law’The leader of congressional opposition to Donald Trump has declared that his attempts to stall an impeachment inquiry will prove futile, w...
2019-10-10 11:30

US sends migrants to Mexico’s border towns as it warns citizens of violent crimes in region Advocates have sounded the alarm about the dangers of Remain in Mexico program as report reveals at least 340 instances of rape, kidnapping, torture and other violent attacksThe United States has sent more than 51,000 asylum-seekers to wait in danger...
2019-10-10 11:30

Mindy Kaling claims Emmy organisers tried to cut her from The Office nomination Kaling says TV Academy forced her to justify inclusion on team’s production team in nomination for prize Actor, writer and showrunner Mindy Kaling has hit out at the organisation in charge of the Emmy Awards for “humiliating” her, claiming that she w...
2019-10-10 11:30

New Zealand hall of residence 'pursued family for cash' as student lay dead for weeks Stepfather of Mason Pendrous says accommodation provider at Canterbury University sold him idea of pastoral careA hall of residence where a young student lay dead for a month hounded his family for payment despite their son being unaccounted for and ...
2019-10-10 11:30

Spam, dead parrot and a giant foot: Monty Python fans' themed wedding John Wood and Gemma Harris got married in West Sussex on 50th anniversary of show’s first broadcastA British couple spent two years and thousands of pounds planning their Monty Python-themed wedding in the hope of inspiring other superfans to try to ...
2019-10-10 11:30

The Fiery Cosmic Egg of Hildegard von Bingen The language of prophecy is frequently enigmatic, bewildering, and even disconcerting. Most of us are familiar with some of the cryptic messages of Nostradamus, Mother Shipton, Edgar Cayce, and other seers. Hildegard von Bingen is another in history’...
2019-10-10 11:30

Japan Braces for Typhoon, Canceling Rugby World Cup Games and Flights The cancellations were announced as cities, railways and airlines scrambled to prepare for the incoming storm, which is expected to make landfall over the weekend....
2019-10-10 12:30

7 Thoughtful Posts That Show Why Mental Health Is So Important World Mental Health Day is observed every year on October 10 in order to raise awareness about mental health issues. Here are some posts that explain why mental health is important....
2019-10-10 12:30

Plans for UK's first moon lander announced at New Scientist Live A UK-based space start-up is planning to send the smallest rover ever to the moon in 2021, and it will walk around on legs instead of rolling on wheels...
2019-10-10 13:00

Oil prices dip despite latest U.S.-China trade talks Oil prices dipped on Thursday as the U.S.-China trade war continued to cloud prospects for the global economy and fuel demand despite a resumption in talks seeking a resolution to the 15-month conflict....
2019-10-10 13:00

Dollar takes a dive, euro catapulted higher as U.S.-China talks start A dive in the dollar catapulted the euro higher and flattened stocks on Thursday, as the first U.S.-China trade talks since July and a report accusing the European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi of going rogue jostled for attention....
2019-10-10 13:00

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

China urges U.S. to halt pressure on Chinese companies, including Huawei China has urged the United States to stop unreasonable pressure on Chinese companies, including Huawei Technologies, foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said at a daily press briefing on Thursday....
2019-10-10 13:00

Accuser Brooke Nevils calls Matt Lauer's letter ‘a case study in victim blaming’ Brooke Nevils stood her ground after bringing forward a new rape allegation against Matt Lauer, calling his response "a case study in victim blaming."        ...
2019-10-10 13:45

'It happens': Trump defended a US diplomat's wife suspected of fatally crashing into a British teen by saying she wasn't used to driving on the other side of the road Reuters; Sky News Anne Sacoolas, the wife of an American diplomat, is suspected of fatally crashing into British teenager Harry Dunn while driving on the wrong side of the road in late August. She and her family claimed diplomatic immunity to return...
2019-10-10 13:45

Fantasy football rankings for Week 6: Deshaun Watson is no passing fancy After throwing for five touchdowns last week, Texans QB Deshaun Watson is poised for another offensive shootout at Kansas City.       ...
2019-10-10 13:45

Peter Handke, Olga Tokarczuk awarded Nobel Prizes in Literature The 2018 Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk “for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion represents the crossing of boundaries as a form of life,” while the 2019 prize went to Austria...
2019-10-10 14:15

Gemini Man Director Ang Lee Wants to Change the Way We See Movies Ang Lee already knows how you feel about 3-D movies. “It gives you a headache–of course you don’t like it!” the Academy Award–winning director says at an editing studio in midtown Manhattan. “The projection is bad....
2019-10-10 14:15

A Newly Translated Novel Charts the Dizzying Transformation of an Independent Oman “When we are away from home, in new and strange places, we get to know ourselves better,” Abdallah, the son of a rich merchant, thinks as he gazes out an airplane window. It’s a sentiment that will resonate with many readers who imm...
2019-10-10 14:15

Turkey's president claims 109 'terrorists killed' as tens of thousands flee heavy fighting in northern Syria Turkey's president has claimed there have been 109 "terrorists killed" as their incursion into Kurdish-held areas of northern Syria continues for a second day....
2019-10-10 15:00

Joshua Brown death: Murder of key witness in Amber Guyger murder trial was nothing to do with case, police say The fatal shooting of a key witness in the murder trial of ex-Dallas police officer Amber Guyger "had nothing to do with the case", detectives have said....
2019-10-10 15:00

Harry Dunn death: Family of teenager get lawyers on board for civil proceedings in US as they speak of anger at Government The family of a teenager killed in a fatal hit-and-run have got lawyers on board for civil proceedings against the wife of a US diplomat suspected of being involved in the crash....
2019-10-10 15:00

Fatboy Slim plays mashup of Right Here, Right Now and Greta Thunberg's UN speech live at Gateshead show Fatboy Slim has paid tribute to Greta Thunberg by performing a mashup of her United Nations speech and his song Right Here, Right Now to a crowd in Gateshead....
2019-10-10 15:00

'A defining story of our time': the film-maker giving a face to family separation In the documentary Torn Apart, Ellen Goosenberg Kent tells the story of two mothers, detained from their children, seeking a better life in the USTorn Apart: Separated at the Border, a new HBO documentary, has, like its subjects, no time to waste. Th...
2019-10-10 15:00

In Donald Trump’s America, Rep. Justin Amash Sets an Independent Course Justin Amash is sipping water at a movie-theater bar in Grand Rapids, Mich. It smells like popcorn, there are neon lights everywhere, and Remember the Titans is playing silently on wall-mounted TVs. A steady trickle of people pass by, but none seem t...
2019-10-10 15:30

Thailand's Intanon cleared of doping charge World number five Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand has been cleared of a doping charge after it was found she ingested contaminated meat, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) said on Thursday....
2019-10-10 15:30

Vettel, Leclerc play down talk of Ferrari rift Ferrari Formula One team mates Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel played down talk of a rift between them, saying tensions that threatened to boil over at the Russian Grand Prix had cooled....
2019-10-10 15:30

China basketball fans wave national flags at arena in row over HK tweet Hundreds of Chinese basketball fans waved national flags in a Shanghai arena on Thursday ahead of an NBA game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Brooklyn Nets amid a huge backlash against a tweet backing anti-China protests in Hong Kong....
2019-10-10 15:30

Conservative Journalist Tries to Shame AOC for Participating in Society The Washington Times’ legal affairs reporter Alex Swoyer reported in an “EXCLUSIVE” piece Wednesday that New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently visited a salon in downtown Washington, D.C....
2019-10-10 15:30

Next Generation Leaders TIME’s new class of Next Generation Leaders, a semiannual project launched in partnership with Rolex in 2014, has so far highlighted more than 100 up-and-coming activists, innovators, artists and athletes around the world. The latest honorees r...
2019-10-10 16:15

Apple Removes Hong Kong Protesters’ Crowdsourced Police-Tracking Map From App Store Apple on Thursday took down a smartphone app that protesters in Hong Kong use to track police whereabouts, a move that comes one day after Chinese state media criticized the company for acting as an “accomplice” to the pro-democracy movem...
2019-10-10 16:15

World Mental Health Day sheds light on worrying rates of youth suicide Worldwide, 800,000 people die by suicide each year - one every 40 seconds - making it the second leading cause of death among young people (aged 15 to 29), the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday, spotlighting suicide prevention as the t...
2019-10-10 16:15

Regina King Has the Best Advice for When You're Feeling Stuck Regina King understands the power of progress. As the cover star of Marie Claire's November 2019 issue, the Oscar nominee offered up her helpful philosophy on moving forward.......
2019-10-10 16:15

Inside Channing Tatum and Jessie J's Low-Key Relationship: "They Love Their Life Together" No extra steps are needed when you're comfortable exactly where you are. Channing Tatum has been seeing Jessie J for a year now and we're told they are in no rush to reach any......
2019-10-10 16:15

France opposes EU membership talks with North Macedonia, Albania: diplomats France told its European Union peers this week it was against launching membership negotiations with North Macedonia and Albania for now, diplomatic sources told Reuters, casting a shadow over the countries' ambition to integrate with the West....
2019-10-10 16:15

Goulard was victim of 'political game': French President French President Emmanuel Macron said Sylvie Goulard had been the victim of a "political game", following the European Union assembly's decision to reject Goulard as France's choice to be the next head of European Union industrial policy....
2019-10-10 16:15

Top UK doctor calls for phasing out of junk food commercials A prominent medical expert in the U.K. has called for a ban on junk food ads as part of a range of proposals aimed at cutting childhood obesity rates....
2019-10-10 16:15

Consumer Reports Calls Out Tesla's Smart Summon Hello and welcome to a new day, a new year. I hope you feel as though you are true to yourself, because there are a lot of car companies in need of some self-reflection today for The Morning Shift of Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019....
2019-10-10 16:45

This 2020 Volkswagen Golf Interior Teaser Is Suspiciously Lacking In Buttons As the official reveal of the 2020 Volkswagen Golf draws closer, Volkswagen’s been dropping teaser images for the car. We’ve already seen what it looks like from the outside, but here’s a glance at its inside....
2019-10-10 16:45

Thursday's Best Deals: Roomba, L.L. Bean, PlayStation Plus, and More A Sorel sale, Postmates exclusive offer, discounted carry-on, and a Funko Harry Potter Advent Calendar lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
2019-10-10 16:45

Einride raises $25 million to accelerate rollout of its autonomous electric shipping fleet Einride has raised $25 million to continue development of its self-driving electric shipping vehicles and begin targeting international markets.Read More...
2019-10-10 16:45

VR’s creative potential requires creative controllers User-friendly, intuitive interfaces are necessary to grow the VR community, and new methods for interacting will make their way into the hardware.Read More...
2019-10-10 16:45

Ford expands mobility work to Austin and Ann Arbor The automaker is testing autonomous cars in Austin, Miami, and Washington DC and working with leaders in five cities to test its data analysis platform....
2019-10-10 16:45

‘Ostomy doesn’t have to define you’: Toronto woman fights to end stigma A Toronto woman is harnessing the power of social media in an effort to reduce the stigma around ostomy in an evolving campaign that has spanned a decade....
2019-10-10 16:45

Don't start 'wage war' for workers, top executive warns, raising antitrust fears Exclusive: As US job market tightens Bechtel senior vice-president appeared to urge companies not to compete on salaries, arousing ‘real wage-fixing concerns’A top executive at a petrochemical plant visited this summer by Donald Trump called on his i...
2019-10-10 16:45

The gospel of mushrooms: how foraging became hip Searching for fungi has long had an old-world mystique. But for generations coming of age during the climate crisis, the powerful organisms are more important than everCassandra Posey was a 25-year-old fashion branding consultant living in the Lower ...
2019-10-10 16:45

World Gymnastics Championships 2019: Women's individual all-around final – live! Simone Biles aims for fifth world all-around title in StuttgartTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 3.29pm BST And here’s Simone Biles. The American starts it off with a gigantic Cheng, scoring 15.233 after a 0.1 deduction for stepping out of bo...
2019-10-10 16:45

Do we really need an LGBTQ townhall for Democratic candidates? I don't think so | Katie Herzog I’m a member of the LGBTQ ‘community’, and I couldn’t think of a worse way to spend our time on national TVOn 10 October, nine Democratic candidates for president will do something that has never been done before: over the course of four and a half h...
2019-10-10 16:45

Will the US supreme court protect gay and trans people's rights at work? | Lawrence Douglas The most conservative court in the US in decades will decide whether to extend workplace protections to LGBTQ peopleIt is said that William Brennan, the great US supreme court justice, liked to greet his incoming law clerks with a bracingly simple de...
2019-10-10 16:45

Are NBA stars and coaches hypocrites for not speaking out on China? A tweet supporting protestors in Hong Kong has caused a rift between China and the NBA. Do social-activist players have a duty to speak out?After years of taking heat for voicing their opinions on political and social issues, NBA players and coaches ...
2019-10-10 16:45

Twitter users defend Ocasio-Cortez after hair salon visit upsets rightwing paper Congresswoman targeted with report she spent nearly $300 at salon, a sum many pointed out as a pretty good dealThere is a lot that offends about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: her Green New Deal, her socialism, her dancing, her previous employment as a ba...
2019-10-10 16:45

As NASA tries to land on the Moon, it has plenty of rockets to choose from Enlarge / If you want to buy a commercial SLS launch, you also need to rent the mobile launcher from NASA. (credit: NASA) Last week, NASA held an "industry day" for companies hoping to win lunar lander contracts from the government as part of its A...
2019-10-10 16:45

Furious Kyrie Irving leaves China game after aggravating facial fracture SHANGHAI — The first rule of preseason is to get through it healthy. The Nets aren’t close, with the starting backcourt of Kyrie Irving and Caris LeVert being forced out of Thursday’s highly scrutinized game against the Lakers just 22 seconds apart i...
2019-10-10 16:45

Giants vs. Patriots: Preview, prediction, what to watch for Paul’s pick Bill Belichick got his NFL coaching start with the Giants and continues to hold the franchise in high regard, so perhaps there is some mercy in his heart. It is hard to envision rookie Daniel Jones getting more than 10 points agains...
2019-10-10 16:45

Clayton Kershaw destroyed after Dodgers’ crushing NLDS loss LOS ANGELES — Clayton Kershaw might very well go into the Hall of Fame one day on the strength of his amazing regular-season success — dragging behind him a painful October history he would rather forget. Another chapter to his playoff woes was added...
2019-10-10 16:45

Two men linked to Trump's lawyer arrested on campaign-finance violations Two Florida businessmen associated with U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani have been arrested over violations of campaign finance laws, a spokesman for the Manhattan U.S. Attorney's office said on Thursday....
2019-10-10 16:45

The migrant caravans: She misses home and prays not to be sent back As on every Sunday, the 33-year-old Honduran mother bows her head at a neighborhood church. She has dressed her children, Jesus, 5, and Suany, 8, in their best clothes and implored them to sit quietly beside her....
2019-10-10 16:45

The migrant caravans: Finally feeling safe, she longs for her wife and son Marveny Suchite lives with her American immigration sponsor in a bungalow here on a tree-lined street. A neighbor’s yard sign reads: “No matter where you are from, we’re glad you’re our neighbor.”...
2019-10-10 16:45

Ukraine leader says meeting Putin is key 'if we want to end the war' in the Donbass region Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky has said a direct meeting must happen with Russian President Vladimir Putin in order to end a long-running "war" in the east of Ukraine....
2019-10-10 17:15

FA 100: CNBC ranks the top-rated financial advisory firms of 2019 The CNBC FA 100 ranking celebrates financial advisory firms that top the list when it comes to comprehensive service that helps clients navigate complex financial lives, using data culled from thousands of firms and provided by AccuPoint Solutions....
2019-10-10 17:15

Should Turkey fear the long arm of US sanctions? Donald Trump has threatened to "totally destroy and obliterate" the Turkish economy, should Ankara overstep its campaign against Kurdish forces in northern Syria. So will Erdogan have to take Trump's bluster seriously?...
2019-10-10 17:15

This Auction Is A Chance To Own Anthony Bourdain's Chef's Knife Or Jacket Anthony Bourdain's personal collection goes up for auction on Wednesday. The lot of more than 200 possessions includes bookshelves, a pocket watch, a chef's jacket and more....
2019-10-10 17:15

US game maker Activision Blizzard's ban of pro-Hong Kong player draws criticism The U.S.-based gaming giant Activision Blizzard -- which made a player forfeit $10,000 in prize money and banned him from a game for one year after he voiced support for pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong -- was slammed by critics Tuesday who accuse...
2019-10-10 17:15

Ebola on the run in DR Congo, ‘now we have to kill the virus’: UN health agency Efforts to eradicate the deadly Ebola epidemic in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are proving successful but “now we have to kill the virus”, the UN health agency said on Thursday....
2019-10-10 17:15

PS5 might not be fully backward compatible with the PlayStation 4 Sony made some waves earlier this week by announcing more details about the upcoming PS5 console. The gaming rig will indeed be called PlayStation 5, just as everyone and their grandmother suspected, and it’ll launch holiday season 2020. On top...
2019-10-10 17:15

The fastest charging smartphone in the world was just unveiled I’ve argued for years that we wouldn’t care as much about iPhone or Android battery capacity if we had incredibly fast charging speeds. And fast charging has reached faster and faster speeds over on Android — it’s actually one...
2019-10-10 17:15

US diplomat's wife 'will not return to UK', Trump note says Secret briefing notes accidentally shown by Donald Trump have revealed a US diplomat's wife involved in a car crash that killed a British teenager will not be brought back to the UK for trial. ...
2019-10-10 17:45

The New Zealand Shootings: The Untold Stories On March 15, 2019, inside a Christchurch mosque, a white supremacist live-streamed a mass shooting. Sean Flynn reports on those brutal moments, the response that followed, and the pain that remains....
2019-10-10 17:45

|WATCH:SealingBrexitdeal'verydifficult'saysEUchiefnegotiator While the EU made clear it was not shutting the door to any Brexit deal, it stressed that London would need to move considerably to secure an agreement....
2019-10-10 17:45

Bhai Dooj 2019: Date, Time, Significance And Foods To Celebrate With Bhai Dooj is celebrated two days post Diwali and commemorates the bond between a brother and sister. Read about how and when to celebrate the auspicious festival this year....
2019-10-10 17:45

Suspected ISIS Terrorist Stabs Indonesian Security Minister A suspected IS radical stabbed Indonesia's chief security minister as he was exiting a vehicle Thursday, leaving two deep wounds in his stomach and injuring three others in an assassination attempt on......
2019-10-10 17:45

Jews Demand Action From Germany After Deadly Anti-Semitic Attack Jewish leaders demanded action from Germany Thursday to protect the community and face down resurgent right-wing extremism, as a deadly anti-Semitic gun attack on the holy day of Yom Kippur......
2019-10-10 17:45

Saving Black Mothers: New California Law Requires Bias Training for Doctors, Medical Providers Bringing new life into the world can be a perilous journey for any woman, but especially for black women, who, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, are at least 3 times more likely to die of a pregnancy-related death than whit...
2019-10-10 17:45

Revealed: top UK thinktank spent decades undermining climate science Institute of Economic Affairs has links to 14 members of Boris Johnson’s cabinetHow vested interests tried to turn the world against climate scienceThe UK’s most influential conservative thinktank has published at least four books, as well as multipl...
2019-10-10 18:15

How vested interests tried to turn the world against climate science For decades fossil fuel majors tried to fight the consensus – just as big tobacco once disputed that smoking killsRevealed: top UK thinktank spent decades undermining climate scienceIn 1998 a public relations consultant called Joe Walker wrote to the...
2019-10-10 18:15

Alleged leak recipient Courtney Kube adorably interrupted by 4-year-old son on air One of the journalists identified this week as an alleged recipient of a classified leak from a Defense Intelligence agency worker had an adorable on-air moment that same day -- as her 4-year-old son wandered onto the set during a live broadcast....
2019-10-10 18:15

Giuliani claims Ukrainian company paid Joe Biden $900,000 in lobbying fees Rudy Giuliani, the personal lawyer for President Trump, alleged that a Ukrainian natural gas company that employed Joe Biden's son Hunter also paid the former vice president $900,000 in lobbying fees....
2019-10-10 18:15

Over 100 dead as Turkey continues assault in Syria for a second day Turkish forces continued their military push in northern Syria for a second day as reports said more than 100 people have been killed in the fighting. At least 16 members of the Syrian Democratic Forces, a US-backed Kurdish militia that had been batt...
2019-10-10 18:15

Ex-NYPD cops get 5 years probation for having sex with teen in custody The two ex-NYPD officers who had sex with a teen in their custody were sentenced Thursday to five years’ probation — with one of the men blasting the victim in court as a “disgrace to the #MeToo movement.” Eddie Martins and Ri...
2019-10-10 18:45

Fire at Harlem NYCHA complex leaves man dead: cops A man was killed when a blaze broke out at a public housing complex in Manhattan, police said Thursday. Emergency crews rushed to a fire in the bedroom of a fourth-floor apartment of the Park East Houses on East 122nd Street in Harlem at about 2:30 p...
2019-10-10 18:45

Rutgers quarterback McLane Carter retires from football weeks after suffering concussion Rutgers quarterback McLane Carter announced Wednesday he will be retiring from football due to health reasons after having played only two games this season....
2019-10-10 18:45

NBA in China: Lakers, Nets Shanghai preseason game to have no media availability The Chinese government reportedly canceled all media availabilities Thursday surrounding an NBA preseason game in Shanghai between the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets, an exhibition game that's morphed into a flashpoint after Beijing began retal...
2019-10-10 18:45

'You can't force things': Nico Hulkenberg relaxed with job uncertainty Most people would be in turmoil if their job was on the line, but Renault driver Nico Hulkenberg is "good and relaxed" as he contemplates an uncertain future in Formula One....
2019-10-10 18:45

Pride at stake for both China and NBA over $4 billion fallout Five days after Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey deleted his now famous tweet with the words "stand with Hong Kong," the most popular sports league in the most populous country in the world is getting an earful from all directions....
2019-10-10 18:45

Fate of Wrightbus hangs in the balance after conflicting statements Just hours after the prospect of a rescue deal to save embattled bus-maker Wrightbus was floated, a former owner has said an agreement to buy the company is off....
2019-10-10 18:45

Opinion: The deadly danger of being a Jew in Germany Worshippers at a synagogue in the eastern German city of Halle only narrowly escaped a mass shooting by a neo-Nazi on a Jewish holiday. Anti-Semitism should not be trivialized, says DW Editor-in-Chief Ines Pohl....
2019-10-10 18:45

| The marathon: Five milestones of a legendary race First run in Athens in 1896 in just under three hours, the marathon has become the classic challenge for thousands of runners around the world every year....
2019-10-10 19:15

Boxing champ Spence in ICU after Ferrari crash Welterweight boxing champion Errol Spence Jr. was seriously injured in a car crash in Dallas early Thursday morning. He was in intensive care but is expected to live....
2019-10-10 19:15

Domo launches analytics app for Square sellers Domo for Square lets sellers combine siloed financial data and apply a range of Domo's analytics filters to produce visualizations on key business metrics....
2019-10-10 19:15

We Don't Pose Threat To Each Other, Says China Ahead Of PM Modi-Xi Summit As India pulls out all stops to roll out a grand welcome to President Xi Jinping in Tamil Nadu's Mamallapuram, an ancient seaside temple town, China has said the two countries pose no threat to each......
2019-10-10 19:15

"Set Politics Aside, Help PMC Bank Depositors": Supriya Sule To Centre Nationalist Congress Party leader Supriya Sule today urged the Narendra Modi government to set its "political agenda" aside and step in to help depositors of the Punjab Maharashtra Cooperative Bank,......
2019-10-10 19:15

With Ayodhya Case On Last Lap, Muslim Group Says Gift Land To Hindus As the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case reaches the final stage in the Supreme Court, a group of Muslim intellectuals has called for a negotiated settlement to the case, including the option of......
2019-10-10 19:15

European lawmakers warn US that aircraft trade dispute threatens growth and relations The comments come a little more than a week before American tariffs of between 10 and 25% are scheduled to take effect on billions of dollars worth of European exports....
2019-10-10 19:15

Aaron Paul promises "closure" in new El Camino featurette First things first, this behind-the-scenes peek at Netflix’s upcoming Breaking Bad sequel, El Camino, doesn’t have any new plot details for you. Vince Gilligan and co. are determined for you to experience Jesse Pinkman’s post-finale gambit as blind a...
2019-10-10 19:15

American Horror Story has too many killers in the kitchen (and everywhere else) American Horror Story: 1984 is starting to resemble that Spider-Man meme of all the different Spider-Men pointing at each other in recognition. If the camp is completely overrun with killers, do they start canceling each other out, in the same way an...
2019-10-10 19:15

In Hateful Screed, German Synagogue Attacker Sought Wide Audience The gunman who fatally shot two people made clear that he chose his target intending to kill as many Jews as possible and that he hoped to impress extremists beyond Germany....
2019-10-10 19:15

Daily on Energy: EPA looks to lead on lead Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
2019-10-10 19:15

Was 1969 the best year for rock? 25 classic albums that turn 50 this year "Abbey Road," "Led Zeppelin," "Tommy," and "Space Oddity" were just a few albums released 50 years ago, showing 1969 was rock 'n' roll's greatest year so far.        ...
2019-10-10 19:15

American Airlines shuffles top staff after key customer service executive steps down American Airlines is shuffling some of its top executives after its head of customer experience announces departure. The changes come as the airline is grappling with a falling stock price....
2019-10-10 19:45

2 Giuliani Associates Tied to Ukraine Scandal Arrested on Campaign Finance Charges Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, associates of President Trump’s personal lawyer, were also part of the pressure campaign on Ukraine to investigate Democrats....
2019-10-10 19:45

As Elizabeth Warren Rises, the G.O.P. Deploys an Old Tactic Republicans are attacking Ms. Warren over authenticity, a sexist trope in politics, much like they did with Hillary Clinton. Ms. Warren has used those attacks to rally supporters....
2019-10-10 19:45

China Trade Talks Restart and White House Weighs Escalation Options As trade talks resume on Thursday, with a short-term deal potentially within reach, the White House has been exploring ways to pressure Beijing beyond tariffs to address the administration’s longstanding concerns....
2019-10-10 19:45

OnePlus 7T Pro vs OnePlus 7 Pro: What's New and Different? OnePlus 7T Pro vs OnePlus 7 Pro. The new OnePlus phone made its debut at the OnePlus 7T Series London event. It is the company's new flagship smartphone and will be succeeding the OnePlus 7 Pro....
2019-10-10 19:45

Indonesian security minister, police chief stabbed; ISIS link eyed, cops say Indonesia’s security minister was among three people stabbed Thursday by a man who investigators say may have been radicalized by the Islamic State group....
2019-10-10 19:45

Turkey's Syria invasion: Member of US Special Forces says, 'I am ashamed for the first time in my career' A U.S. Special Forces soldier serving alongside the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Syria told Fox News' Jennifer Griffin on Wednesday they were witnessing Turkish atrocities on the frontlines. ...
2019-10-10 19:45

Super Typhoon Hagibis may bring widespread damage across Japan, impact 'lucky' day for weddings The strongest storm currently on the planet is roaring across the northwestern Pacific Ocean Wednesday as forecasters warn the super typhoon is taking aim at the Tokyo region by this weekend....
2019-10-10 19:45

Progressives and Business Leaders Are Going to War in Seattle, With Major Implications for the Country’s Future If there’s a left-leaning policy being proposed by a Democratic presidential candidate this election season, odds are it has already been suggested—and probably even tested—in Seattle. Want to tax the rich, like Bernie Sanders advis...
2019-10-10 19:45

Foreign-born Trump donors tied to Giuliani's Ukraine efforts arrested on campaign finance charges The two men are alleged to have given $325,000 to a pro-Trump super PAC to "obtain access to exclusive political events and gain influence with politicians."...
2019-10-10 19:45

Depression may reduce the amount of white matter in the brain Depression appears to cause changes to the structure of the brain, as well as the other way around. That may be due to behaviour changes that can shrink unused brain pathways...
2019-10-10 19:45

Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino Compares Prison to "the Worst" Jersey Shore House So this is what prison is really like. Less than a month after Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino was released from prison, the Jersey Shore: Family Vacation star is sharing new......
2019-10-10 19:45

Sesame Street Tackles Addiction With Muppet Karli and Her Mom Once again, Sesame Street is keeping it real. In new online videos, the hit children's show tackles yet another sensitive topic that has sadly become a harsh reality for a growing......
2019-10-10 19:45

Jimmy Kimmel: Trump handling impeachment 'about as well as you expect, which is badly' Late-night hosts examined the Trump administration’s stonewalling and Turkey’s invasion of northern SyriaWednesday was “another action-packed day”, said Jimmy Kimmel. “The whistles are blowing, the witches are hunting, but the president keeps on goin...
2019-10-10 20:15

Bernie Sanders' daughter-in-law dies from cancer shortly after being diagnosed Tragedy struck 2020 presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., on Saturday, after his daughter-in-law Raine Riggs, passed away from cancer shortly after she had been diagnosed, the Associated Press reported. ...
2019-10-10 20:15

JCPenney seeks to hire 180 seasonal associates in Tucson TUCSON – JCPenney is gearing up for the holidays by hiring 180 seasonal associates throughout the Tucson area. The retailer will be hosting its annual National Hiring Day event on Tuesday, Oct. 15 from 2 to 8 p.m. During the event, management will be...
2019-10-10 20:15

Families react to arrest of Maricopa County Assessor charged with human smuggling, selling children Women brought to the U.S. to give birth, their babies adopted for up to 40-thousand dollars in what’s being called a human smuggling ring. And the suspect at the center of it all is Maricopa County Assessor, Paul Petersen, who is now facing mul...
2019-10-10 20:15

PCSD holds Tip-A-Cop for Special Olympics AZ Unified Athletes Day / Courtesy: Special Olympics Arizona TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department will be collecting donations for the Special Olympics during their Tip-A-Cop event Thursday night. The department invites the public to support Specia...
2019-10-10 20:15

The Apple Watch 3 is down to its lowest price ever ahead of Black Friday Black Friday 2019 is just around the corner, and that means fantastic deals on TVs, tablets, appliances, and more – and Walmart is getting out ahead of the November sale with a massive price cut on the best-selling Apple Watch.Right now, you c...
2019-10-10 20:15

Best all-in-one printers of 2019: top printer and scanner devices Welcome to our guide to the best all-in-one (AIO) printer money can buy in 2019. On this page, you'll find the best all-in-one printers for a whole range of budgets. From home use to small businesses, we've got the best all-in-one printer f...
2019-10-10 20:15

No One Likes a Grammar Snob Be careful when you ask for writing advice. Some people want to do it the right way—determine what you want to say and to whom, and help you do so. But some only want to bring you in line with their idea of “correct” writing. They’re pedants, who thi...
2019-10-10 20:45

Defense intelligence analyst charged with leaking classified information on China to further his romance with journalist An analyst with the Defense Intelligence Agency is facing charges for allegedly leaking classified national defense information about another country's weapons systems to two journalists, the Justice Department announced....
2019-10-10 20:45

U.S. Stocks: Fewer & Fewer Party Goers "If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together." This old adage equally applies to the stock market. Watch as this video compares the recent performances of several key U.S. stock indexes -- and explains the implications....
2019-10-10 20:45

ICE reportedly gave an asylum-seeker at a detention center ibuprofen after he was shot in the head AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File An indigenous man from Guatemala who was shot in the head and tortured was given just ibuprofen to treat his pain while detained at the Otay Mesa detention center in San Diego. Immigration and Customs Enforcement repeated...
2019-10-10 20:45

Trump to meet with China for talks aimed at ending trade war China’s vice-premier, Liu He, to lead delegation in 13th round of talks as Trump tweets: ‘They want to make a deal, but do I?’US politics – live updates Donald Trump will meet China’s negotiating team at the White House on Friday for the latest round...
2019-10-10 20:45

AZGFD: Dozens of captive desert tortoises need forever homes A baby Sonoran Desert Tortoise maing its way through a Prickly Pear Cactus. Courtesy: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Southwest Region Are you thinking about adopting a pet?  How about considering a pet uniquely to Arizona? Arizona Game and Fish Departm...
2019-10-10 20:45

Woman set herself on fire in suicide attempt in hotel parking lot A woman set herself on fire in a suicide attempt at a hotel parking lot in southern New Jersey Thursday morning, cops said. Emergency responders rushed to the Howard Johnson at 832 N. Black Horse Pike in Gloucester Township around 8:30 a.m. after a f...
2019-10-10 21:15

Hugo Boss cuts outlook again, citing weak U.S., Hong Kong business German fashion house Hugo Boss cut its 2019 earnings forecast again, citing weak demand in the United States and Hong Kong, and reported third quarter results that were below its expectations....
2019-10-10 21:15

UK negotiators propose free trade agreement to end Brexit stalemate Britain is proposing a "pared-down free trade agreement" to end the Brexit stalemate and get a deal done by the end of October, according to well-placed sources in Brussels....
2019-10-10 21:15

Most federal retirees and Social Security recipients to get a cost of living adjustment The average monthly Social Security benefit will rise to $1,503. The cost of living adjustment reflects a 12-month measure of inflation through September....
2019-10-10 21:15

Two business associates of Trump’s personal attorney Giuliani have been arrested on campaign finance charges Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, who routed a large donation to a pro-Trump super PAC, are accused of taking part in a scheme to funnel foreign money to candidates for federal and state office....
2019-10-10 21:15

German prosecutors charge three 14-year-olds in gang rape case Prosecutors in the city of Duisburg have brought charges against three youths for the gang rape of an 18-year-old woman in July. Two other boys, aged 12, were too young to be charged....
2019-10-10 21:45

Plans for UK's first moon rover announced at New Scientist Live A UK-based space start-up is planning to send the smallest rover ever to the moon in 2021, and it will walk around on legs instead of rolling on wheels...
2019-10-10 21:45

You probably score worse than monkeys on questions about the world New Scientist readers are more knowledgeable than the general public and experts on the state of the world, but still score worse than monkeys would on some questions...
2019-10-10 21:45

US stocks surge as Trump announces meeting with China to talk trade – live The US president will meet with the Chinese vice-premier, Liu He, at the White House in attempt to wind down sanction warSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 8.33pm BST Senator Lindsey Graham, one of the president’s closest congressi...
2019-10-10 21:45

Simone Biles reigns supreme with fifth world all-around gymnastics title • American takes gold with biggest winning margin yet• Xijing Tang wins silver, Angelika Melnikova bronzeSimone Biles continued to stake her claim as one of the most dominant athletes of her generation as she bulldozed all competition to win her fift...
2019-10-10 21:45

Prosaic but practical: unsexy ways cities can fight the climate crisis – in pictures Meaningful change doesn’t have to mean groundbreaking innovation, as the seven latest city winners of C40 and Bloomberg Philanthropies Award demonstrate with their solidly pragmatic interventions Continue reading......
2019-10-10 21:45

Laurie Anderson Named 2020 ‘Vanguard’ Artist at Joe’s Pub Ms. Anderson is one of just a few of Manhattan’s downtown experimentalists who have garnered worldwide acclaim while remaining committed to her insurgent roots....
2019-10-10 22:15

Boxing needs to address its mental health problem George Gigney speaks to key figures and explores boxing’s developing relationship with mental health The post Boxing needs to address its mental health problem appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-10-10 22:15

Boxing News at Five: Benn says he was never refused a licence to fight, Witherspoon reckons Usyk will discover heavyweight is a “totally different game” Nigel Benn hits back at those criticising his November 23 comeback fight, and Chazz Witherspoon sounds confident ahead of Oleksandr Usyk test The post Boxing News at Five: Benn says he was never refused a licence to fight, Witherspoon reckons Usyk wi...
2019-10-10 22:15

New opponent enlisted for Oleksandr Usyk on Saturday Oleksandr Usyk will have his first professional fight at heavyweight on Saturday The post New opponent enlisted for Oleksandr Usyk on Saturday appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-10-10 22:15

Bed Bath & Beyond the Ordinary Short Squeeze Bed Bath & Beyond, a popular stock to bet against for years, surged 25% Thursday, a day after the retailer tapped Target’s Mark Tritton as its next chief executive....
2019-10-10 22:15

Employers Try New Perk for Workers With Student Loans Many workers with student loans postpone saving for retirement. Now, a handful of companies are trying to prevent them from falling behind on retirement savings by matching their student-loan repayments with contributions to a 401(k) plan....
2019-10-10 22:15

InfiniGold to launch digital token backed by Perth Mint gold Fintech firm InfiniGold said on Thursday it would launch a digital token backed by gold stored in the vaults of Australia's Perth Mint, one of the world's largest precious metals refiners....
2019-10-10 22:45

China willing to reach agreement with U.S.: Vice Premier Liu He Chinese Vice Premier Liu He said on Thursday that China is willing to reach agreement with the United States on matters that both sides care about so as to prevent friction from leading to any further escalation, the state news agency Xinhua reported...
2019-10-10 22:45

OnePlus 7T Pro Review OnePlus 7T Pro is a mild improvement over the OnePlus 7 Pro, which was already a pretty solid smartphone to begin with. Is this the model you should choose if you're looking for an upgrade? Find out......
2019-10-10 22:45

Giuliani associates charged with funneling foreign cash to pro-Trump group Two foreign-born Florida businessmen who have helped President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani investigate political rival Joe Biden were arrested in a scheme to illegally funnel Russian money to a pro-Trump election committee and other ...
2019-10-10 23:15

U.S. withholds support for Brazil OECD bid despite Trump endorsement: sources The U.S. government has not formally backed Brazil's bid to join the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development despite a public endorsement by President Donald Trump, according to two Brazilians who saw a U.S. letter to the OECD....
2019-10-10 23:15

Trump says U.S.-China trade talks went very well on Thursday U.S. President Donald Trump said trade talks between U.S. and Chinese officials on Thursday went very well and the two sides had a very, very good negotiation....
2019-10-10 23:15

Giuliani associates to be held in custody until they meet conditions for bond Two foreign-born Florida businessmen who are associates of President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani and were charged on Thursday with campaign finance crimes will be held in custody until they meet a lengthy list of conditions for bon...
2019-10-10 23:15

Migrant protesters occupy U.S.-Mexico border bridge, crossing closed Migrants seeking asylum in the United States who are camped in a dangerous Mexican border town occupied a bridge to Brownsville, Texas on Thursday, leading U.S. authorities to close the crossing, witnesses and authorities said....
2019-10-10 23:15

Austria's Handke and Poland's Tokarczuk win Nobel literature prizes Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after a sexual assault scandal led to last year's award being postponed....
2019-10-10 23:15

Opinion: Why Dyson has dodged a bullet James Dyson was confident his company's EV would be like nothing else on the road Dyson's electric car plans are no more, but the now-axed project wasn't a waste of time The suddenness with which Dyson has scrapped its electric car project will be...
2019-10-10 23:15

Nissan Juke production begins at Sunderland plant Japanese firm invests £100m in site for new crossover, while ending night shifts as part of production schedule moves Production of the new second-generation Nissan Juke has begun at the car maker’s Sunderland plant, following what the firm says is ...
2019-10-10 23:15

House Impeachment Investigators Subpoena Energy Secretary on Ukraine Hours after Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman were indicted on federal campaign finance charges, the House subpoenaed them for depositions about their work in Ukraine....
2019-10-10 23:15

Brexit Gets Adrenaline Shot From Meeting of British and Irish Leaders Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain and his Ireland counterpart, Leo Varadkar, saw “a pathway to a possible deal” ahead of the Oct. 31 Brexit deadline....
2019-10-10 23:15

Police dog finds missing Ohio 3-year-old in 10 minutes A 3-year-old is home safe with his family after going missing, thanks to the swift work of an Ohio sheriff’s K-9 who sniffed the boy out in under 10 minutes....
2019-10-10 23:15

Framed Tweets immortalizes celebrities’ greatest posts Oh, Twitter. Where would we be without you? If not for the weird and wonderful world of Twitter, we wouldn’t have had the pleasure of witnessing many iconic celebrity moments over the past decade. This magical world has given us the bizarro inner ram...
2019-10-10 23:15

Might As Well Forfeit: The Girls On The Other Volleyball Team All Have Matching French Braids Oh, fuck. Don’t even bother lacing up your shoes, because we don’t stand a fucking chance in this game and the best course of action would be to wave a white flag right now. The girls on the other volleyball team just walked into our gymnasium and th...
2019-10-10 23:15

Tim Cook defends Apple's removal of Hong Kong mapping app Apple chief said in a letter HKmap.live was ‘used maliciously to target’ officers as claim was disputed by protesters on the groundTim Cook has written to Apple employees defending the company’s decision to remove an app used by Hong Kong protesters ...
2019-10-10 23:45

Uganda government to push bill imposing death penalty on homosexuals Uganda's government said Thursday it would revive a bill that would impose the death penalty on homosexuals it claims are "involved in promotion and recruitment" in the East African nation....
2019-10-10 23:45

Fin24.com | WATCH: Sealing Brexit deal 'very difficult' says EU chief negotiator While the EU made clear it was not shutting the door to any Brexit deal, it stressed that London would need to move considerably to secure an agreement....
2019-10-10 23:45

Bonesetter Reese And The (Mostly Painless) Birth Of Sports Medicine Honus Wagner’s career hung in the balance. In 1901, the superstar shortstop was in his second season with his hometown Pirates. But a wrenched knee suffered on the turf at Exposition Park—the Pirates’ home on the north side of Pittsburgh, a few hundr...
2019-10-10 23:45

Errol Spence Jr. Expected To Live After Being Ejected From Rolling Ferrari [Update] Undefeated welterweight world champion Errol Spence Jr. was seriously injured early this morning in a single-car crash in downtown Dallas. Police say Spence, 29, was driving his Ferrari near I-30 around 3 a.m. when he sped over the center median and ...
2019-10-10 23:45

Energy Secretary Rick Perry hit with subpoena in Trump impeachment probe House Democrats issued a subpoena to Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Thursday, the latest salvo in the party's impeachment probe into whether President Donald Trump abused his power through his interactions with the leadership of Ukraine....
2019-10-10 23:45

Bonobos launched its first-ever collection of Italian-made dress shoes and boots — here's our review Bonobos Bonobos recently launched its first-ever collection of high-end Italian-made dress shoes and boots. The collection includes quintessential men's footwear styles like loafers, wingtips, derby shoes, velvet slippers, Chelsea boots, and cap-t...
2019-10-11 00:15

A brutal assault on Jacksonville man has rattled the local LGBTQ community, causing some to advocate carrying guns Connie Blue Demetrick Jones, of Jacksonville, Florida, was beaten, bound, and dragged naked for more than two blocks last month. Police have not ruled the attack a hate crime, but friends of Jones say that while he didn't identify as transgender, h...
2019-10-11 00:15

The best dog collars you can buy Every dog needs a good collar that will keep him comfy on long walks and hold his ID tags. Of all the dog collars out there, the Lupine Original Dog Collar is our top pick with its heavy-duty design, a wide range of colors, multiple sizes, and a lif...
2019-10-11 00:15

What first class looks like on 12 trains from around the world Courtesy of Belmond Many trains around the world offer first-class experiences. Some trains' first-class options include private cabins with en-suite bathrooms. On other trains, first-class travel means getting a cushier seat, more legroom, and free...
2019-10-11 00:15

Iran thrash Cambodia 14-0 on marquee night for female fans Iran made it a night to remember for female fans allowed into the Azadi Stadium for a World Cup qualifying match for the first time since the Islamic Revolution as they inflicted a record-breaking 14-0 thrashing on Cambodia on Thursday....
2019-10-11 00:15

Fever snitch: what's next for Coleen Rooney and Rebekah Vardy? Yesterday, the battle of the WAGs went global, as Coleen Rooney turned super-sleuth and pointed the finger at her friend Rebekah Vardy. For post-spat analysis, it's Phoebe Luckhurst's account...
2019-10-11 00:45

Rent-a-troll: Researchers pit disinformation farmers against each other Enlarge / For a relatively low price, you can unleash troll and bot armies to manipulate social media just like (or better than) state actors. (credit: Donald Iain Smith / Getty Images) The same sorts of organizations that once made their money pe...
2019-10-11 00:45

Snakehead fish discovered in Georgia, sparks warning from wildlife officials: 'Kill it immediately' An invasive fish species has been spotted in Georgia — and wildlife officials want anyone who encounters it to "immediately" kill the animal, which can survive on both land and in water....
2019-10-11 00:45

Bottas: Mercedes's Japan GP upgrade should be a "decent step" Valtteri Bottas believes the upgrade the Mercedes Formula 1 team has bought to Suzuka should represent a "decent step" as it seeks to catch Ferrari in the Japanese Grand Prix...
2019-10-11 00:45

What to know about cervical vertigo Vertigo refers to a sensation of dizziness or spinning. Cervical vertigo refers to vertigo that results from a certain neck posture or movement. Learn more here....
2019-10-11 00:45

Toyota’s 2021 Rav4 hybrid gets a plug Thanks to the highly popular Prius, Toyota helped make the hybrid a viable alternative to gas-only vehicles. A few years ago, it added a plug-in version, the Prius Prime to compete with the likes of the Chevy Volt. Now it's adding that option to...
2019-10-11 01:15

A worldwide material shortage is delaying cassette production Just when cassette tapes appeared to be making a comeback, a worldwide shortage of gamma ferric oxide has slowed production. National Audio Company (NAC), the largest cassette tape manufacturer in the US, sent a letter to its customers explaining tha...
2019-10-11 01:15

Yamaha's latest EV concepts include two city scooters Yamaha clearly wants to make a name for itself in electric two-wheelers. It's coming to the Tokyo Motorshow on October 24th with four brand new EV concepts, three of which are built for intercity jaunts. The centerpieces are the E01 (pictured...
2019-10-11 01:15

Google Maps is getting more detailed spoken walking directions Google is rolling out a Maps update that adds more in-depth spoken walking directions, with the aim of helping vision-impaired people navigate with more ease. The detailed voice guidance feature will inform users when to turn and tell them when they&...
2019-10-11 01:15

The OnePlus 7T Pro is a speedier take on a familiar design As it's done over the past several years, OnePlus is updating its flagship smartphone partway through the year to add a more powerful processor to the phone. The new OnePlus 7T Pro features Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 855 Plus mobile chip....
2019-10-11 01:15

Alex Garland's 'Devs' explores free will in the age of predictive computing Alex Garland deconstructed the Turing test with Ex Machina and tormented our psyches with a horrifying alien invasion in Annihilation. Now he's tackling free will vs. a deterministic universe in Devs. And instead of trying to cram all that philo...
2019-10-11 01:15

Barbara Palvin's Cheeky Comment About Dylan Sprouse's "Peach" Will Leave You Blushing That's just peachy! Barbara Palvin couldn't help but leave a flirty comment on boyfriend Dylan Sprouse's latest Instagram photo. The picture, taken by @nodari.jpg, shows the......
2019-10-11 01:15

Here's Proof Dua Lipa Fits Right In With Anwar Hadid's Sisters Gigi and Bella Welcome to the family, Dua Lipa! As the "New Rules" singer continues her romance with Anwar Hadid, pop culture fans have noticed the entire Hadid family embracing the......
2019-10-11 01:15

Why Mariska Hargitay Never Shied Away From Being Forever Associated With SVU's Olivia Benson For many actors, being pigeon-holed as one character is something they try and avoid. Not Mariska Hargitay. The Law & Order: SVU star, director and executive producer is now in her......
2019-10-11 01:15

Manhole explosion near Times Square injures two A manhole explosion injured two people near Times Square on Thursday, authorities said. FDNY got the call for the explosion on West 47th Street, between 6th and 7th avenues, just before 3:40 p.m., and firefighters were still on scene as of 5:15 p.m.,...
2019-10-11 01:15

Chinese Citizens Will Have to Scan Their Faces to Get Internet Access and New Phone Numbers Starting December 1, Chinese citizens will have to allow telecommunications carriers to scan their faces when signing up for internet access or to get a new phone number. Read more......
2019-10-11 01:15

Reporter's Notebook: In Syria, Fox News was embedded with Kurdish forces battling ISIS Fox News was embedded with Kurdish fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Syria back in March. It was the final days of the Islamic State caliphate deep in the country’s southeast, and optimism was high....
2019-10-11 01:45

No-star Knicks get a look at their inspiration The Knicks surrounded their guest lecturer on the practice court Thursday, and David Fizdale only can hope what Ben Wallace had to say resonated with his team. Wallace was a member of a “no-stars” Pistons team that won the NBA championship in 2004 ov...
2019-10-11 01:45

Renault CEO denounces 'coup' against him Renault's embattled CEO, Thierry Bollore, told a French newspaper that calls for his removal were "stupefying" and the automaker should not be destabilized by changing top management....
2019-10-11 02:15

How 'The Good Place' made the cast, creative team and maybe even the viewers better people "It felt a little bit like what I imagine sending your kid off to college feels like," says Kristen Bell about wrapping up "The Good Place," currently in its fourth and final season on NBC. "It's a good and bad feeling."...
2019-10-11 02:15

Chicken recall: Listeria possible in sandwiches, salads and dishes sold across US, Canada Shipments of ready-to-eat chicken sandwiches and salads sold in stores such as Aldi, Dillons and Trader Joe's are being recalled for listeria risks.       ...
2019-10-11 02:15

Sextortion scheme changes cryptocurrencies to cover its tracks Security researchers from Cofense have discovered that cybercriminals have now begun to modify existing sextortion scams by demanding payment from victims in cryptocurrencies other than Bitcoin.The threat actors behind sextortion scams typically send...
2019-10-11 02:45

Some Calif. businesses stay open despite no power More California residents and businesses lost power Thursday as the state's biggest utility continued shutting off electricity to prevent its equipment from sparking wildfires, but some businesses stayed open nonetheless. (Oct. 10)    ...
2019-10-11 02:45

No traffic signals, no gas stations: How motorists are coping with California's power outages Stoplights were out at intersections and getting gas or charging up an electric car took some planning. But overall, the outages weren't a commuting disaster        ...
2019-10-11 02:45

Wind-driven fires threaten California homes Several fires have broken out across California as utilities have shut off power to prevent electrical lines from sparking fires in dry, windy weather. (Oct. 10)        ...
2019-10-11 02:45

New viewing deck opens at Empire State Building The world-famous observatory atop the Empire State Building has a dizzying new look with floor-to-ceiling, 360-degree windows 102 floors above New York City. The new obsevation floor opens to the public on October 12th. (10 Oct.)    &#...
2019-10-11 02:45

An Arizona elected official ran an illegal adoption scheme: How big was the 'baby mill'? One of the adoptive parents interviewed by investigators said they had no idea Petersen was processing adoptions for so many women at a time.        ...
2019-10-11 02:45

'Crippling blizzard' blasts northern Plains; Denver weather is wild An "all-out blizzard" threatens North and South Dakota as the Plains experiences an earlier-than-normal snowstorm.        ...
2019-10-11 02:45

Porsche CEO explains how the Taycan outshines Tesla’s Model S Tesla certainly isn’t the only EV company making strides in the automotive space, but if you’re looking for an all-electric luxury sedan, Tesla has for some time now been the only game in town. Indeed, the popularity of Tesla vehicles is ...
2019-10-11 02:45

iPhone 11 Pro Max battles the Galaxy Note 10+ in a battery test, and the winner is clear Apple’s new iPhone 11 lineup the company unveiled in September came with a few surprises for once, with some early renders and physical designs that leaked out shown to be a bit off and allowing Apple to actually give fans a few things they wer...
2019-10-11 02:45

SpaceX Crew Dragon could fly astronauts to the ISS in early 2020 As expected, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine stopped by SpaceX HQ in California and then did a bit of Q&A with the media while standing next to Elon Musk and two astronauts. You can watch video of the entire session below as it was posted to B...
2019-10-11 02:45

Al-Qaeda Bomb Maker Once Dubbed ‘World’s Most Dangerous Terrorist’ Was Killed 2 Years Ago, White House Says Ibrahim al-Asiri, a senior al-Qaeda bomb maker and terrorist coordinator, was killed two years ago in a United States operation in Yemen, the White House announced on Thursday. Al-Asiri had been in hiding in Yemen for years and was the repeated targe...
2019-10-11 03:15

‘My Position is Clear.’ George Conway, Husband of Trump Counselor Kellyanne Conway, Believes White House Staffers Should Quit Their Jobs During a newly-released podcast interview, attorney George Conway, the husband of President Trump’s counselor Kellyanne Conway, suggested that Trump’s closest advisers should step down amid the impeachment inquiry. George Conway was previ...
2019-10-11 03:15

Activists Can’t Agree on How to Fight Climate Change. The IMF Says Just Do Something. Activists, politicians and economists are forever arguing over the best way to address climate change: carbon tax or Green New Deal; both or neither, or a mixture of elements from each. A new International Monetary Fund (IMF) report released Thursday...
2019-10-11 03:15

Google begins responding to Texas antitrust investigators' data demands Texas officials managing a sprawling investigation of the advertising practices at Alphabet Inc's Google have begun receiving data from the search and advertising giant after two previous probes bogged down in extended document fights....
2019-10-11 03:15

Toyota unveils revamped hydrogen sedan to take on Tesla Toyota Motor Corp unveiled a completely redesigned hydrogen-powered fuel cell sedan on Friday in its latest attempt to revive demand for the niche technology that it hopes will become mainstream....
2019-10-11 03:15

Study: Hundreds of bird species at risk of extinction with climate change Nearly two-thirds of North American birds studied will go extinct if global warming hits 3 degrees Celsius (5.4˚F), a new report from the National Audubon Society finds....
2019-10-11 03:15

McConnell's likely Democratic challenger raises $10.7 million In three months Amy McGrath, a Democrat and former fighter pilot, raised $10.7 million in the first three months of her campaign against Sen. Mitch McConnell, a sign of the overwhelming desire in her party to kick the Senate majority leader out of office even if the...
2019-10-11 03:15

Walmart U.S. CEO Foran to exit and be replaced by Sam's Club boss Furner Walmart Inc said on Thursday its chief executive for U.S. operations, Greg Foran, will leave the company early next year and be replaced by the head of its Sam's Club warehouse chain unit, John Furner....
2019-10-11 03:15

Cracks found on 38 of 810 Boeing 737 NG jets inspected globally Boeing Co said on Thursday that airlines had inspected 810 of the company's 737 NG jets around the world and found 38 structural cracks requiring repair and replacement of the affected parts....
2019-10-11 03:15

Indexes climb on fresh hopes for U.S.-China trade deal U.S. stocks rose on Thursday on hopes that top-level U.S.-China trade talks would yield at least a partial deal, while a jump in Apple's shares also boosted the market....
2019-10-11 03:15

Lyondell workers protest union leader's suspension: USW Workers at Lyondell Basell Industries protested outside the company's Houston refinery on Thursday against the suspension of a local union president in a dispute about safety practices, a United Steelworkers (USW) official said....
2019-10-11 03:15

After Sparring, NASA and SpaceX Declare a Shared Mission The space agency’s administrator, Jim Bridenstine, met Elon Musk at SpaceX headquarters on Thursday to review progress toward launching NASA astronauts....
2019-10-11 03:15

Arizona leads country in West Nile virus deaths: CDC Arizona is leading the country this year in terms of West Nile virus deaths, according to a recent tally from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)....
2019-10-11 03:15

China bridge collapse kills three, injures two Three people died and two were injured when a highway bridge collapsed on Thursday in China's eastern province of Jiangsu, state news agency Xinhua said....
2019-10-11 03:45

Peru lawmaker files last-ditch legal appeal over Congress closure The head of Peru's dissolved Congress presented a legal appeal to the country's top court on Thursday seeking to suspend the closure of parliament on the grounds that President Martín Vizcarra had exceeded his constitutional powers....
2019-10-11 03:45

In 14-hour news conference, Ukraine's leader says was not blackmailed by Trump Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Thursday he would be ready to open a probe into any Ukrainian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election but denied that President Donald Trump had tried to blackmail him....
2019-10-11 03:45

Giuliani associates charged with illegally funneling cash to pro-Trump group Two foreign-born Florida businessmen who have helped President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani investigate political rival Joe Biden were arrested in a scheme to illegally funnel money to a pro-Trump election committee and other U.S. pol...
2019-10-11 03:45

Facebook Messenger adds new stickers, filter to 'destigmatize' chatter about mental health Facebook says its new filter "acts as an invitation for close connections who might be struggling to reach out for support via Messenger."       ...
2019-10-11 03:45

Braves’ playoff loss was ‘karma’ for not distributing foam tomahawks, say Georgia GOP leaders The team decided to distance itself from the “tomahawk chop” stadium chant in deference to a St. Louis Cardinals pitcher who's a member of the Cherokee Nation....
2019-10-11 04:15

Golf: Cook, Gooch shine at Houston as Stenson fades Henrik Stenson was missing a trusty old friend as he plodded to an even-par 72 that left him eight strokes behind first-round leaders Austin Cook and Talor Gooch at the Houston Open on Thursday....
2019-10-11 04:15

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 26, illnesses to 1,299 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 26 deaths and 1,299 confirmed and probable cases so far from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping....
2019-10-11 04:45

‘South Park’ episode banned in China screened on Hong Kong street On Tuesday night, passersby in Hong Kong stopped to watch a recent 'South Park' episode that was banned in China as it was screened on a projector in the street....
2019-10-11 04:45

NASA’s new Moon-bound spacesuit is safer, smarter and much more comfortable The next Americans to set foot on the Moon will do so in a brand new spacesuit that’s based on, but hugely improved from, the original Apollo suits that last went up there in the ’70s. With easier entry, better mobility and improved commu...
2019-10-11 04:45

Verstappen and Albon trial new Red Bull F1 aero tweaks at Suzuka Red Bull has emerged at Suzuka with a dramatic new S-duct on its RB15 Formula 1 car, making its first appearance in FP1 ahead of the Japanese Grand Prix...
2019-10-11 04:45

Watch this AI cop car fight an AI Jeep A machine learning developer named Sebastian Schuchmann recently developed a pair of neural networks. At first, they were like siblings, learning their way in a strange new world together with only one another for company. Then he forced them to figh...
2019-10-11 05:15

Climate protester lies on plane as London arrests top 1,000 A protester lay on top of a plane while another forced a jet to turn around on the runway as climate change activists descended on London City Airport on Thursday, causing some flight disruption as the number of arrests this week topped 1,000....
2019-10-11 05:15

PC Shipments Rose on Software Upgrades, Looming Tariffs Personal-computer makers saw strong growth in third-quarter shipments as buyers rushed to replace machines too old to run Microsoft Corp.’s latest Windows software and dodge looming tariffs on imports from China, according to preliminary data from th...
2019-10-11 05:15

Seeking Happy Campers, Government Offers Revamped Travel Portal The U.S. government has made it easier to book a camping trip by moving a travel portal to the cloud, a tech revamp that makes the website more reliable and gives it the flexibility to add services....
2019-10-11 05:15

Donald Trump’s All in His Feelings as Fox News Poll Finds Majority of Americans Want Him Impeached and Out of Office Donald Trump was apparently feeling some kind of way Thursday after his “friends” over at Fox News released new polling showing most of the country definitely want him to be impeached....
2019-10-11 05:15

On World Mental Health Day, Designer Kenneth Cole Offers Hope With the Launch of the Mental Health Coalition October is a month of commemorations; it marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month, includes the last two weeks of Hispanic Heritage Month, and tomorrow is International Day of the Girl. But mental health is an issue that affects every demographic—in fact,...
2019-10-11 05:15

‘Insane Impeachment Witch Hunt.’ Trump Rages in His First Rally Since the Start of the Impeachment Inquiry When President Donald Trump took the stage in Minnesota Thursday night, it was his first appearance at a rally since House Democrats formally launched an impeachment inquiry. And he used much of his time on the stage to vent about the proceedings thr...
2019-10-11 05:45

Attackers exploit an iTunes zeroday to install ransomware Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) Attackers exploited a zeroday vulnerability in Apple's iTunes and iCloud programs to infect Windows computers with ransomware without triggering antivirus protections, researchers from Morphisec report...
2019-10-11 05:45

George Clooney calls Trump’s quip on Kurds ‘pretty shocking’ George Clooney says he was appalled U.S. President Donald Trump partly justified the decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria by stating Kurds “didn’t help us with Normandy” during World War II...
2019-10-11 05:45

Facebook’s Captum brings explainability to machine learning Facebook will release Captum, a tool for visualizing and comparing machine learning model explainability with deep learning library PyTorch.Read More...
2019-10-11 06:15

Net Neutrality Battleground Shifts After FCC Court Victory While the Federal Communications Commission and President Trump herald a federal appeals court decision to uphold their 2017 repeal of net neutrality regulations as a victory, the ruling gives hope to proponents that new state laws could circumvent t...
2019-10-11 06:15

Best Columbus Day Sales 2019: Discover Deals From Yankee Candle, Amazon & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Who......
2019-10-11 06:15

Trump uses re-election campaign rally to try to undermine impeachment inquiry U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday used a campaign rally to blast the impeachment inquiry against him as a brazen attempt by Democrats to overthrow him, vowing the attempt to remove him from office would backfire....
2019-10-11 06:45

Factbox: The criminal charges against Giuliani's associates Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, two foreign-born businessmen associated with U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, were arrested on federal charges they conspired to funnel foreign money to U.S. political candidates, prosecutors sa...
2019-10-11 06:45

Splinter, G/O Media’s snarky website, abruptly shuts down Splinter, a snarky website owned by embattled G/O Media, is shutting down immediately. “As of today, Splinter will cease publication,” the site’s editor Aleksander Chan tweeted at 10:45 a.m. Thursday. “Thank you to all of our readers, fans and haters...
2019-10-11 07:15

Homeless man randomly picks up 6-year-old, slams him on concrete: report A homeless man with a history of mental illness randomly attacked a 6-year-old boy in front of his grandparent’s house in Queens on Thursday afternoon, seriously injuring the boy, police and sources said....
2019-10-11 07:15

Trump pardons Zay Jeffries, World War II scientist who helped develop tank-piercing artillery President Trump granted a posthumous pardon to World War II scientist Zay Jeffries who helped the U.S. develop artillery shells capable of piercing German tanks' armor, the White House announced Thursday....
2019-10-11 07:15

Philadelphia preparing for first-in-nation supervised injection site after legal win A recent ruling could clear the way for Philadelphia to have the first supervised injection site in the nation -- much to the chagrin of the federal government....
2019-10-11 07:15

'Riverdale' cast pay personal tributes to Luke Perry as CW drama honors fallen star Co-stars pay tribute to Luke Perry ahead of Wednesday's Season 4 premiere of "Riverdale." The star died in March following a massive stroke at age 52.        ...
2019-10-11 07:15

NASA launches ICON space weather satellite After a two-year delay, NASA launched new space weather technology from Florida on Thursday night -- the Ionospheric Connection Explorer or ICON satellite....
2019-10-11 07:15

Pompeo: Iran lied to Britain, sold oil to Syria U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on the European Union Wednesday to condemn Iran for delivering some 2.1 million barrels of crude oil to Syria after reassuring Britain it would not do so....
2019-10-11 07:15

SoftBank-backed Vir Biotechnology prices IPO at low end of expected range Vir Biotechnology priced its initial public offering (IPO) at $20 a share on Thursday, at the bottom end of expectations, a fresh blow for SoftBank's Vision Fund, owner of 21% in the infectious disease researcher....
2019-10-11 07:15

WSJ Survey: Most Economists Say Manufacturing in Recession U.S. manufacturing is in recession, two-thirds of economic forecasters said in a survey, and overall growth in the second half of 2019 is expected to further slow....
2019-10-11 07:45

Trump to Meet With China's Top Trade Negotiator on Friday U.S.-China trade talks kicked off amid expectations that Beijing’s emissaries are ready to offer compromises aimed at getting President Trump to hold off on tariff increases set to take effect next week and in December....
2019-10-11 07:45

American Shuffles Executives Amid Operational Turmoil American Airlines reshuffled some executives as the carrier faces operational malaise that has hurt its reputation and weighed on shares in recent months....
2019-10-11 07:45

Trump administration's new lead rules in water dismissed as 'window dressing' Critics say rules give water systems decades more time to replace dangerous pipes and fail to boost urgency for cleaning up lead The Trump administration is proposing new rules for lead in drinking water, overhauling the regulations for the first tim...
2019-10-11 07:45

Fujifilm X-Pro3: everything we know so far about the upcoming retro rangefinder It's been more than three years since Fujifilm introduced the X-Pro2 and much has changed since then. While the company has issued a handful of firmware updates to keep it relevant over its lifetime – adding 4K video, boosting the autofoc...
2019-10-11 08:15

Consumer Reports Call Tesla Automated Parking 'Glitchy' The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said last week it was looking into parking lot crashes of Tesla Model 3s trying to drive to owners under the Smart Summon feature....
2019-10-11 08:15

Kia Receives More Than 50,000 Bookings For The Seltos In the month of the launch of the Seltos, Kia sold 6200 units of the car and the number increased in September with the company managing to sell more than 7500 units...
2019-10-11 08:15

Lamborghini Huracan Evo Spyder Launched In India, Priced At Rs. 4.1 Crore Compared to the regular coupe version, the Lamborghini Huracan Evo Spyder is 120 kg heavier, and a major chunk of that additional weight is courtesy of the roof mechanism....
2019-10-11 08:15

Dems weigh knee-capping a Republican impeachment criticism House Democrats are grappling with whether to take more steps to formalize their impeachment inquiry and silence a chief Republican criticism of their efforts, with competing factions beginning to emerge. President Donald Trump and his allies on Cap...
2019-10-11 08:15

Passenger Vehicle Sales Slump 23.7% In September, 11th Month Of Decline Passenger vehicle sales slumped 23.7% in September - the eleventh straight month of declines - amid one of the worst slowdowns seen in India's auto industry, data released by an industry body showed......
2019-10-11 08:15

GST Council Sets Up Panel To Boost Revenue Collection The GST Council expects the newly formed committee to look into "policy measures and changes in the law", measures to "improve voluntary compliance and improved compliance monitoring and anti-evasion......
2019-10-11 08:15

Former Ukraine envoy scheduled to testify in Trump impeachment probe The White House's promise to stonewall a congressional impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump will get an early test on Friday, when the former ambassador to Ukraine is scheduled to testify to House of Representatives investigators....
2019-10-11 08:15

Dubai ruler spends more than $4 million on a horse Buying the world's greatest racehorses doesn't come cheap, but even the industry's most knowledgeable experts were "blown away" by the 3,600,000 guineas (about $4,356,000) spent on this year's most expensive yearling colt....
2019-10-11 08:45

Irish PM says he 'sees pathway to deal' on Brexit Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says he "sees a pathway to a deal" on Brexit following a meeting with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, and he went on to say he believes the deal could be made by the end of October. CNN's Bianca Nobilo reports....
2019-10-11 08:45

Schumer to force vote on Trump gutting of Obama Clean Power Plan Senate Democrats plan to force a vote next week on reversing the Trump administration’s rule weakening former President Barack Obama’s signature climate change regulation....
2019-10-11 08:45

California proposes new rules to enforce state privacy law California proposed regulations Thursday that would give consumers more control over how businesses collect and manage their personal information, including requiring a "Do Not Sell My Info" link on companies' websites or apps....
2019-10-11 09:15

Stop picking on my lattes. It's bank fees that cost me money. We should stop lecturing people on how they spend their money and focus on where they keep it. Look at the fees banks charge, for example.       ...
2019-10-11 09:15

Trump voices optimism over US-China trade talks US President Donald Trump spoke of "very, very good negotiations with China" after a day of trade talks at the White House on Thursday. But experts say the most one can hope for is token concessions....
2019-10-11 09:15

IMF calls for huge hike in carbon tariffs to save Earth Global carbon taxes need to go up drastically to avoid environmental catastrophe, an IMF report says. The move would significantly increase the cost of fossil fuels, but the report's authors say it can be done....
2019-10-11 09:15

Sieren’s China: A revolutionary spark in Hong Kong Clamping down hard on protests in Hong Kong will only help in the short term. Beijing has not yet understood that many young Hong Kong citizens are experiencing their own Woodstock, writes Frank Sieren....
2019-10-11 09:15

Buy them before we do: second-hand picks for 11 October X1/9's flamboyant bodywork is among the most admired (and crumbly) of all time Attractive Bertone styling, engaging handling and rarity on a par with hens teeth - it's the much-maligned Fiat X1/9 I recall the day in 1989 when, as a young Fiat sale...
2019-10-11 09:45

New Porsche Macan EV to get Taycan platform and tech New electric Porsche SUV will arrive in 2021 with potentially 700bhp in Turbo S guise, and distinct bodystyle from standard car Porsche’s SUV boss has confirmed more details of the next-generation, all-electric Macan, first revealed by Autocar in Oc...
2019-10-11 09:45

Reputation At Stake, Congress's BS Hooda Confident Of Poll Win In Rohtak Bhupinder Singh Hooda has won eight elections, including one against former deputy prime minister Devi Lal. Still, the Haryana Assembly election will be a tough one for the Haryana Congress veteran....
2019-10-11 09:45

Assembly Election 2019 Live Updates: Amit Shah Attacks Rahul Over Kashmir Maharashtra, Haryana Elections 2019: Amit Shah is scheduled to hold public gatherings in Maharashtra's Sangli, Akkalkot, Tuljapur and Latur districts....
2019-10-11 09:45

"Shame On Us": Aparna Sen Tweets "Madam CM" Over Bengal Triple Murder The murder of a schoolteacher, his pregnant wife and six-year-old son in Bengal's Murshidabad, which has taken a political turn in the state, drew an impassioned tweet from filmmaker Aparna Sen this......
2019-10-11 09:45

A Welcome Gate For Xi Studded With 18 Types Of Organic Fruits, Vegetables As Mahabalipuram prepares for a grand welcome for Chinese President Xi Jinping, who will arrive in Chennai this afternoon for an informal summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a gate has been......
2019-10-11 09:45

Xi Jinping Leaves For Chennai For Second Informal Summit With PM Modi Chinese President Xi Jinping left for India this morning for the second informal meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. He will arrive in Chennai this......
2019-10-11 09:45

| Ebola virus now squeezed into 'corner' of DRC Efforts to halt an Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo have made "significant progress", with the virus now contained to a far smaller and mainly rural area, the World Health Organisation (WHO) says....
2019-10-11 10:15

Trump trade deal struggling at the Mexican border President Trump's United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade is one thing the White House would rather not see stuck at the southern border, yet it's been trapped there for months. Ratification of the deal to replace the 1993 North American Free ...
2019-10-11 10:15

Blast Sets Iran Tanker On Fire Off Saudi, 2 Missiles Hit It: State Media An Iranian-owned oil tanker was struck by two missiles off the Saudi port of Jeddah on Friday, Iranian state television reported, quoting the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) which owns the vessel....
2019-10-11 10:15

Trump Organization Gets Approval For Expansion At Ireland Golf Course A local council in southwestern Ireland on Thursday approved a Trump Organization plan to build 53 houses and a new ballroom at its seaside golf course, part of the company's efforts to reverse......
2019-10-11 10:15

Google Removes Hong Kong Protester Role-Playing App Google on Thursday removed from its online marketplace a mobile game that let people play as a Hong Kong protester, saying it violated a policy against cashing in on conflicts....
2019-10-11 10:15

EOS co-CEO used company funds for ‘lavish lifestyle’: lawsuit The co-head of a popular lip balm maker bled his company dry to fund his “lavish lifestyle” — and then called the cops on a business partner who complained, according to a new lawsuit. Jonathan Teller, whose Eos makes an egg-shaped lip balm sold at d...
2019-10-11 10:15

Iran tanker reported hit by missiles is heading for Iran: Refinitiv data An Iranian tanker, which Iran's oil company said was hit by missiles in the Red Sea, is headed towards Iran's Larak port in the Gulf, Refinitiv shipping data showed on Friday....
2019-10-11 10:45

Iranian women attend soccer game for first time in nearly 40 years. Iranian women, clad in merry jester hats with faces painted, blew horns and cheered Thursday at the first FIFA soccer match they were allowed to freely attend in nearly 40 years....
2019-10-11 10:45

Haiti and the failed promise of US aid After an earthquake struck in 2010, the US pledged to help rebuild the Caribbean country. A decade later, nothing better symbolises the failure of these efforts than the story of a new port that was promised, but never built. By Jacob KushnerWhen Bil...
2019-10-11 10:45

Elena Delle Donne spirits Washington Mystics to first WNBA championship Delle Donne scores 21 to lead Washington to franchise’s first titleMystics’ Emma Meesseman (22 points) named MVP of finalsElena Delle Donne felt cursed. Every time she made it to the game’s biggest stage, she was hindered by injuries.This time around...
2019-10-11 10:45

Nike Oregon Project shut down after Alberto Salazar's four-year ban Salazar controversy ‘a distraction’ for athletes, says Nike CEOCompany will help athletes find new training arrangementsNike has decided to close its Nike Oregon Project training group following the recent four-year ban of its founder and coach Alber...
2019-10-11 10:45

Boxer Tyrone Spong faces charges over escape of 'extremely dangerous' cougar Cat was found wandering in Florida suburbs in JanuarySpong faces 23 charges over failure to care for big cat The heavyweight boxer Tyrone Spong has had 23 charges filed against him over the escape of an “extremely dangerous” cougar in Florida.Accordi...
2019-10-11 10:45

Ecuador: defiant protesters parade captured officers as unrest drags on Eight uniformed officers were brought onto a stage and forced to address a crowd of thousands of activists but were not harmedIndigenous protesters in Ecuador have paraded a group of captured police officers on stage in a brazen show of defiance to t...
2019-10-11 10:45

Trump talks about impeachment, Biden, Syria President Donald Trump was defiant in the face of an impeachment probe Thursday as he sought to convert the threat to his presidency into a weapon on the campaign trail. He held a rally in Minneapolis on Thursday night. (Oct 11)    ...
2019-10-11 11:15

Apparently Dashboard Lights Will Give Your Volkswagen ID.3 More 'Emotionality' Ah, yes. That one thing all of our cars are missing, that one thing they all need more of... emotions? I guess if you’re asking Volkswagen, that’s what it’ll be giving you on its all-electric ID.3....
2019-10-11 11:15

ALL will hold Q&A meeting to discuss plans for Green Fields School TUCSON – After word got out that Green Fields School is expected to reopen on Oct. 21, Accelerated Learning Laboratory, the new owners of the private school, announced that the group will hold a “question-and-answer” meeting Friday ...
2019-10-11 11:45

Car crashes into home in central Tucson TUCSON – Northbound Mountain Avenue has been shut down near Grant Road after a passenger car crashed into a nearby home Thursday afternoon. According to Tucson Police Department, the incident was a result of a minor collision that occurred on t...
2019-10-11 11:45

Las Vegas hospital opens center for burn, reconstructive care LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas hospital has become the second medical facility in the region to open a burn treatment center. Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center says the unit opened Oct. 1. It’s affiliated with Burn and Reconstructive Centers of...
2019-10-11 11:45

UA players use loss against Hawaii to inspire 4-game win streak TUCSON – Since Arizona’s opening game loss to Hawaii, the Wildcats have broken off four victories in a row and are in first place in the Pac-12 South.  As the Cats gear up for the 8 p.m. Saturday game against Washington, players talked ab...
2019-10-11 11:45

Pima County Superior Court judge retiring after 20 years TUCSON – Judge Charles “Chuck” Harrington of the Pima County Superior Court will retire at the end of the month. Harrington is currently the presiding judge of the court’s civil bench. Throughout his time at the court, Harring...
2019-10-11 11:45

Texas sheriff: Migrants are ‘drunks’ who ‘will run over your children’ TARRANT COUNTY, Texas (KXAS) – A North Texas sheriff, as well as the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Thursday morning criticized a judge’s ruling barring his agency from relying solely on databases that have...
2019-10-11 11:45

4 Your Health: 49 states report cases of vaping-related lung injuries (NBC News)- Nearly five million children in the United States are obese. That is according to a new report, which found that 15 percent of kids ages 10 to 17 were obese between 2017 and 2018. Black youth had the highest obesity rate, while Asian you...
2019-10-11 11:45

"I'm God's Special Child": Nusrat Jahan Amid Attack Over Durga Puja Dance Trinamool Congress MP Nusrat Jahan, who was criticised earlier this week by an Islamic cleric in Uttar Pradesh after she took part in Durga Puja festivities in Kolkata, said today that she is "God's......
2019-10-11 11:45

What Do Ice Baths Do For Your Body? A post-workout ice bath can reduce swelling in your sore muscles, which sounds like a great idea after a hard workout. But even though some athletes swear by them, ice baths may not be very helpful for recovery....
2019-10-11 11:45

The Best Mind-Mapping Apps of 2019 Let’s get the hard question out of the way, first: What the heck is a mind map? Think of it like a way to organize your thoughts. You pick a general topic, then you draw out branches to subtopics, and each of these subtopics can have branches of thei...
2019-10-11 11:45

Which Game Of Thrones characters were based on The Good Place’s Tahani Al-Jamil? In addition to being one of the best shows on TV, The Good Place is a dense knot of running jokes, visual humor, references to dense philosophy tomes, and breadcrumbs for later episodes. In order to help you keep it all straight, The A.V. Club will b...
2019-10-11 12:15

Tekashi 6ix9ine adds fate-tempting $10 million record deal to his big list of fate-tempting stuff We’re not sure if the federal witness protection program has an actual handbook it gives out to participants titled “How not to be recognized (and then subsequently murdered) by the various criminals and murderers you informed against,” but we have t...
2019-10-11 12:15

Designer Coats at a Steal: 60% Off Avec Les Filles, Badgley Mischka & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
2019-10-11 12:45

amfAR Gala Los Angeles 2019 Red Carpet Fashion: See Every Look as the Stars Arrive The celebs were out in full force. Wednesday, October 10 marked the return of the annual amfAR Gala in support of The Foundation for Aids Research. A cause near and dear to many......
2019-10-11 12:45

Grey's Anatomy's Charmed Reunion Did Not Go As Expected Well we certainly weren't expecting that casting stunt to turn out to be quite so...ridiculous. As part of ABC's Cast from the Past week, Grey's Anatomy welcomed Alyssa......
2019-10-11 12:45

Trump allies worry they can’t count on Senate GOP in impeachment fight Donald Trump made a defiant prediction last week that Senate Republicans will be the bulwark to keep Democrats from ending his presidency.But behind the scenes, Republicans and Trump’s informal circle of advisers are tempering the president’s bravado...
2019-10-11 13:15

Borussia Dortmund coach expects Man Utd target Jadon Sancho to leave within two years Borussia Dortmund's assistant manager has tipped Jadon Sancho to become one of the world's best players, but has accepted that it is unlikely to be with the German club....
2019-10-11 13:15

Millwall overcome ground threat and free to advance regeneration plans • Conditional sale agreement for the Den formally cancelled• Developer Renewal’s scheme no longer threatens stadiumIn the end the final blow came not with a bang and not with a whimper – but with a vote in the council chamber. Six years on from the c...
2019-10-11 13:15

‘We will not be collateral damage’: Scotland to fight moves to cancel Japan match • SRU’s Dodson promises to fight moves to cancel Japan match• Scotland says cancellation would harm integrity of World CupThe Scottish Rugby Union chief executive, Mark Dodson, says he will not allow Scotland to become the World Cup’s “collateral dam...
2019-10-11 13:15

David Warner puts insipid Ashes behind him with Sheffield Shield century Warner rediscovers form with knock of 125 at GabbaSteve Smith was dismissed for a duck on day oneTest opener David Warner has posted his 29th first-class century after bouncing back to form in NSW’s Sheffield Shield clash with Queensland at the Gabba...
2019-10-11 13:15

Emails show Border Force considered cancelling refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi's visa Newly released emails reveal chain of bureaucratic bungles that could have further endangered al-AraibiA trove of internal emails from within the home affairs department has revealed the Australian government considered cancelling the visa of refugee...
2019-10-11 13:15

Michel Barnier describes 'constructive meeting' with British negotiators The EU's Chief Brexit Negotiator, Michel Barnier, has said he will now go and debrief the 27 member states ambassadors and the Brexit Steering Group of the European Parliament....
2019-10-11 13:45

Houston advances to ALCS to give what America wants: an Astros-Yankees matchup Houston beat Tampa Bay in Game 5 of the ALDS to give what America wants most-- a Yankees-Astros matchup in the ALCS.       ...
2019-10-11 13:45

Tom Brady passes Peyton Manning for No. 2 on NFL career passing yards list Tom Brady surpassed one of former rival Peyton Manning's career marks in the Patriots' win over the Giants on Thursday night.       ...
2019-10-11 13:45

Detroit Lions' Kerryon Johnson bothered by Matthew Stafford Joker parody video Kerryon Johnson vents about Bleacher Report's parody video of Matthew Stafford. The Lions running back doesn't like his quarterback being singled out.       ...
2019-10-11 13:45

Best new cars for 2019 Features 11 Oct, 2019 These are the best new cars set to arrive in 2019, featuring a particularly fine crop of EVs, hybrids, SUVs and sports cars......
2019-10-11 13:45

How a Prison Play Goes on Tour Thirty Colorado inmates staged “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” for nearby prisons. For some, it was the first time in years they were outside 20-foot walls and razor fences....
2019-10-11 14:15

WeWork is reportedly rushing to get a new debt financing deal and it could run out of cash next month Reuters WeWork has a huge pile of debt and now the firm's failed IPO left has left it running out of cash much sooner than expected, the Financial Times said. Two sources told the Financial Times that the firm's bankers are rushing to complete a new...
2019-10-11 14:15

Harry Styles just dropped a sexually-charged music video for his first new single in 2 years Harry Styles / YouTube Harry Styles is back with a new single "Lights Up" accompanied by a sexually-charged music video. The singer dropped the new track as midnight struck on the west coast on Thursday. It's been 2 years since his debut self-titled...
2019-10-11 14:15

NASA administrator visits SpaceX in bid to ease tension in their relationship NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine stopped by SpaceX’s headquarters here Thursday. He toured the factory with SpaceX founder Elon Musk, took a spin in a spacecraft simulator, then met with the media afterward, smiling for the cameras. But this was no...
2019-10-11 14:15

Boris Johnson’s Irish ‘Pathway’ Is Full of Holes Despite Varadkar’s warm words and the tunneling of talks, it’s still up to the Brits to give ground. That won’t be easy to get by Johnson’s supporters. ...
2019-10-11 14:15

How Blacklisting Companies Became a Trade War Weapon Tariffs aren’t the only weapon in a trade war. Countries are also turning to “blacklists” to restrict the economic activities of certain foreign companies. While such steps are often described as necessary to preserve national security, they’re incre...
2019-10-11 14:15

UPDATE 3-Hyundai, Kia earmark $760 mln to settle U.S. lawsuits over engine fires Hyundai Motor Co and affiliate Kia Motors Corp have earmarked 900 billion won ($758 million) to settle U.S. class action litigation and address engine-related issues in the United States and South Korea....
2019-10-11 14:15

Uber faces UK tax challenge Uber Technologies Inc says the UK is seeking to classify the company as a transportation provider, potentially opening it up to new tax charges that could hamper its business, according to UK accounts filings in recent days....
2019-10-11 14:15

On Amitabh Bachchan's Birthday, A Look At His 10 Best Posts Superstar Amitabh Bachchan needs no introduction. As Big B turns turns 77 today, take a trip down the memory lane and look at his 10 best social media posts....
2019-10-11 14:45

How Yankees should handle the unusual return of Aaron Hicks Cindy: Brenda, I thought you were dead. Brenda: Oh, I thought you were dead, too! — “Scary Movie 4” Let’s face it: We all thought Aaron Hicks’ 2019 baseball season was dead. Including Hicks. The center fielder’s 2020 stood in jeopardy, moreover, as h...
2019-10-11 14:45

Gay World of WarCraft guild forced to change name because of user complaints Enlarge / What's to become of the WoW Classic guild "GAY BOYS"? (credit: Aurich Lawson / Blizzard) Public scrutiny of game developer Blizzard's relationship with free speech was already high this week. It intensified on Thursday, but the latest Bli...
2019-10-11 15:15

Brexit Talks Are Back On Track With Just Weeks Left Before a Critical Deadline BRUSSELS — The European Union said Friday that talks with the U.K. to find an amicable divorce deal were back on track, despite huge challenges and a looming end-of-month deadline for Britain to leave the bloc. EU Council President Donald Tusk ...
2019-10-11 15:15

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (OSLO, Norway) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 in recognition of his efforts to end his country’s long-running border conflict with Eritrea. The Norwegian Nobel Institute on Friday als...
2019-10-11 15:15

Google releases voice guidance in Maps for visually impaired people Whenever you travel someplace new, chances are Google Maps got you there. The action of turning right down a street or crossing a road is something most people take for granted. But this same trip for a blind or visually impaired person could be a co...
2019-10-11 15:15

70,000 people flee as Turkish forces push deeper into Syria More than 70,000 people have been forced to leave their homes in Syria, UN officials have said, as Turkish forces pushed further into the northeast of the country....
2019-10-11 15:15

It's Neat To Think Of The Patriots Someday Playing Against A Real NFL Offense The Patriots beat the Giants Thursday night, 35–14, to move to 6–0 on the season. This was the second consecutive week where the Patriots looked vulnerable in the first half against a plucky but overmatched underdog, before a cascading series of seco...
2019-10-11 15:15

The Mystics Did The Shit The Washington Mystics used a strong fourth-quarter surge and the interior dominance of series MVP Emma Meesseman to overcome a second-half Connecticut Sun lead, then confidently held the relentless visitors at arm’s length down the stretch to win Ga...
2019-10-11 15:15

Czechs bid final farewell to Karel Gott, Eastern Europe's Sinatra Czechs bid a final farewell on Friday to singer Karel Gott, standing in line for hours to pay their respects to the man whose popularity in former communist Europe earned him the nickname the "Sinatra of the East"....
2019-10-11 15:45

Nvidia GTX 1660 Super spotted – with photos confirming speedy GDDR6 memory Nvidia’s GTX 1660 Super hasn’t been confirmed by the GPU maker, so doesn’t officially exist (yet), but we’ve now had our first reported sighting of one of the incoming graphics cards – actually, two versions of it &...
2019-10-11 15:45

Expert says lab results from PNG Ramu nickel spill 'alarming': report An expert in chemical contamination has called test results from the Ramu nickel spill into Papua New Guinea's Basamuk Bay in August "alarming," according to a local media report on Thursday....
2019-10-11 15:45

Norwegian Cruise Passengers Live-Tweet a Mutiny Faced with broken toilets, canceled shore visits and a lack of information, travelers on the Norwegian Spirit staged — and chronicled — a rebellion on the high seas....
2019-10-11 15:45

EU, UK extend talks, push harder to avoid a no-deal Brexit The European Union says that talks with the U.K. to find an amicable divorce deal were back on track, despite huge challenges and a looming end-of-month deadline for Britain to leave the bloc...
2019-10-11 15:45

ESA warns asteroid may collide with Earth within decades The space rock was recently added to the European Space Agency's Risk List due to the potential for it to collide with Earth as soon as 70 years from now....
2019-10-11 16:15

Gordon Sondland Will Testify Despite Ban by State Department, Lawyers Say (WASHINGTON) — Lawyers for Ambassador Gordon Sondland say he’ll appear for an interview before a joint House committee taking depositions in the impeachment probe of President Donald Trump despite having been ordered by the State Departme...
2019-10-11 16:15

GE's pension freeze raises a question: Should you take a lump-sum buyout or keep benefits? Buyout offers present a quandary to employees who must decide whether to take a one-time payout or stick with the guarantee of a pension.       ...
2019-10-11 16:15

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups are most popular Halloween candy, poll finds Americans love to gorge on candy during Halloween, and Reese's Peanut Butter Cups are at the top of the list, a poll from Monmouth University finds.       ...
2019-10-11 16:15

GM says its latest contract offer to UAW is 'mutually beneficial' GM told employees Friday the proposal it sent to the union this week addresses the UAW's top concerns, including preserving health care and a "clear path" for temporary workers to reach permanent employment....
2019-10-11 16:45

Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed clinched a peace deal with Eritrea President Isaias Afwerki, ending 20 years of the "no peace, no war" stalemate.        ...
2019-10-11 16:45

Liam Hemsworth seen with 'Dynasty' actress Maddison Brown post-Miley Cyrus split: reports Liam Hemsworth has also begun to "Slide Away" from his relationship with estranged wife Miley Cyrus. Reports say he spent time with Maddison Brown.        ...
2019-10-11 17:15