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Britain’s Inverted Yield Curve Is Nothing Like America’s

The phenomenon may have heralded the last seven U.S. recessions but in Britain it’s a different story. Plus QE makes it hard to read the bond market....

Britain’s Inverted Yield Curve Is Nothing Like America’s

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Rolls-Royce Ghost Zenith Edition Bids Farewell With Just 50 Units To Be Produced Legendary British auto marque Rolls-Royce has pulled the wraps off the super exclusive Ghost Zenith Edition. The new collector's edition of the Rolls...
15:36, 08/15/2019

Tammy Abraham abuse after missing Chelsea penalty sees Kick It Out call on Twitter to outline plan to tackle online racism Kick It Out have called on Twitter and their social media counterparts to outline their plan to tackle racism after Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham was...
15:36, 08/15/2019

QPR's support for race victims after U18s walk off pitch during friendly in Spain QPR will continue to support and monitor the welfare of their Under-18 players after they were alleged to have suffered racist abuse and walked off t...
15:36, 08/15/2019

England duo George Ford and Joe Marler to provide emergency cover during Rugby World Cup warm-up Eddie Jones is considering playing Joe Marler and George Ford out of position during England's World Cup warm-up matches in order to prepare for all ...
15:36, 08/15/2019

Mauricio Pochettino assures Tottenham squad he will still pick players whose futures are uncertain Mauricio Pochettino has assured his Tottenham squad that he will not make selection decisions based on their contract situations for the rest of this...
15:36, 08/15/2019

Baby Jupiter was smacked by a planet 4.5 billion years ago Jupiter has long been hailed as the mighty “king of planets” thanks to its massive size compared to most of the other planets in our sola...
16:00, 08/15/2019

Scientists say this massive asteroid definitely won’t destroy Earth… yet If the thought of an asteroid careening toward Earth keeps you up at night you can breathe a little easier today, as scientists have now ruled out a ...
16:00, 08/15/2019

Chip Maker Nvidia Faces Demand Pressure Nvidia’s results, expected to be reported after the market closes, come as the chip maker tries to branch out from being a dominant seller of graphic...
16:24, 08/15/2019

Cisco Yields to Slowdown Fears Cisco’s forecast for the current quarter was a bit below expectations, knocking a stock that had already shed 4% during the regular session down anot...
16:24, 08/15/2019

Video shows UFC’s Conor McGregor punching elderly man over whiskey snub Even by Conor McGregor standards, this is pretty low. Video obtained by TMZ shows a man identified as the UFC star shockingly punching an elderly man...
16:24, 08/15/2019

Yield curves predict 'absolutely nothing,' strategist says Amid fears of a looming recession after an indicator flashed a warning signal, one strategist told CNBC that the inverted yield curve "predicts absol...
16:48, 08/15/2019

Modi praises India's actions in Kashmir on independence day Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi defended his government's decision to revoke the special status given to Jammu and Kashmir state, saying he was p...
17:12, 08/15/2019

Rat BBQ, a local delicacy is available in a few places in Cambodia Barbecued field rats are not everybody's idea of a tasty treat, but in Cambodia's rural Battambang province they are popular as a cheap, qu...
17:12, 08/15/2019

How ‘bridezilla’ became this summer’s biggest sexist slur They tell bridesmaids to lose weight, force fiances into second jobs – and one reportedly asked a friend to have an abortion. Bridezilla stories are ...
17:12, 08/15/2019

Scott Morrison condemns call to 'shove sock down throat' of Jacinda Ardern Australia PM says radio host Alan Jones ‘way out of line’ for comments about New Zealand leaderScott Morrison has said the radio presenter Alan Jones...
17:12, 08/15/2019

Nora Quoirin probably died of starvation and stress, autopsy finds Police say no evidence of kidnapping in case of London teenager who disappeared from eco-resort on 3 AugustThe autopsy of Nora Quoirin, the 15-year-o...
17:12, 08/15/2019

Corbyn: Westminster should not block second Scotland poll Labour leader opposes UK breakup but says not parliament’s place to bar independence voteJeremy Corbyn has confirmed he believes Westminster should n...
17:12, 08/15/2019

Kylie Jenner's 22nd Birthday Celebrations Are Still Going Strong With Party in France Ain't no party like a Kylie Jenner birthday trip! The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star turned 22 this past weekend and has been celebrating with...
17:36, 08/15/2019

Jennifer Lopez Somehow Just Outdid Everyone With This Present to Alex Rodriguez We didn't think it was possible for anyone to top Alex Rodriguez's epic birthday gift to Jennifer Lopez. But, then again, J.Lo is one to defy the imp...
17:36, 08/15/2019

Chrissy Teigen Reminds Us She's the Queen of Twitter With These Tips for Battling Internet Burnout It's no secret Chrissy Teigen is the queen of Twitter. Whether she's trolling her husband John Legend or clapping back at haters, the 33-year-old ce...
17:36, 08/15/2019

Happy Birthday, Joe Jonas! Relive His Cutest Moments With Sophie Turner It's true, we're a "Sucker" for Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner! Ever since 2017, when the two were spotted together at the MTV EMAs, all eyes have been...
17:36, 08/15/2019

Testing Android smartphones has made my iPhone feel old and slow It's hard to not come to the conclusion that Apple is being blown away in terms of performance, power, and usability by Android devices that cost far...
17:36, 08/15/2019

Hong Kong protests: envoy says China has 'power to quell unrest' China’s ambassador to UK also accuses British politicians of ‘colonial mindset’China has issued its most pointed threat yet to pro-democracy proteste...
17:36, 08/15/2019

Joni Mitchell's albums – ranked! On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we celebrate the supernatural folk and bold jazz experimentation of the groundbreaking artist whose famous song...
17:36, 08/15/2019

Kick It Out issues ‘call to action’ over online abuse of Tammy Abraham • Chelsea forward received abuse after penalty miss• Anti-discrimination body urges social media clampdownKick It Out has issued a “call to action” t...
17:36, 08/15/2019

The Fiver | Sprinting in slo-mo and frolicking in the surf with Apollo Creed Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!After seeing his stand-in goalkeeper make the crucial penalty save to win a Super Pot on his first...
17:36, 08/15/2019

Israel bars visit by U.S. Democratic lawmakers Israel will bar a visit by two of its sharpest critics in the U.S. Congress, Democrats Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar, who planned to tour the occupied...
18:00, 08/15/2019

U.N. Security Council to meet on Friday on India's moves in Kashmir The U.N. Security Council is due to meet behind closed-doors on Friday at the request of China and Pakistan to discuss India's decision to revoke the...
18:00, 08/15/2019

Russia softens stance in foreign investor case, frees Frenchman Russia softened its stance in a high-profile legal standoff that has shaken foreign investors when a court on Thursday freed jailed French private eq...
18:00, 08/15/2019

Terrorism survivors: Forced to farm, fish, fight, ‘they slaughtered three of my friends’ To mark next week’s International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism, UN News travelled to Chad and the Far North region o...
18:00, 08/15/2019

Kraft, Mondelez to pay $16 million in wheat price manipulation case The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Thursday Kraft Heinz Co and Mondelez International Inc will pay $16 million in penalty...
18:00, 08/15/2019

Trump says any trade deal with China must be on 'our terms': radio interview Any trade deal the United States makes with China must be on U.S. terms, Donald Trump said on Thursday, as Beijing prepared to take countermeasures i...
18:00, 08/15/2019

From Wild Blueberries and Maine Terroir, Fine Sparkling Wine It began as a lark among childhood friends, one a California winemaker. It has become a cultural exploration and, maybe, hope for an ailing industry....
18:00, 08/15/2019

Reds rookie Aristides Aquino continues record pace with another homer Reds outfielder Aristides Aquino is the first player in modern baseball history (since 1900) to hit nine homers in his first 14 career games.  ...
18:24, 08/15/2019

Four drivers seek Bristol boost as NASCAR playoff bubble begins to shrink It appears four drivers will battle for the final two playoff berths as the NASCAR Cup Series heads to Bristol with three regular-season races left. ...
18:24, 08/15/2019

Super-fan sought to make $1,000 watching 25 hours of 'Friends' A provider of Internet, phone and TV services posted a "dream job" opening for a "Friends" fan willing to binge 25 straight hours of the classic NBC ...
18:24, 08/15/2019

Security guard busted while wearing ‘You have the right to remain an idiot’ shirt Call the fashion police. A Long Island security guard arrested for assault on Wednesday was collared wearing a bone-headed parody of the Miranda warn...
18:24, 08/15/2019

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’s lack of accessibility is turning us into muggles Here’s the good news: there is a Wizarding World after all. Hogwarts, hippogriffs, flying broomsticks, the Ministry of Magic, it’s all real! A most w...
18:24, 08/15/2019

Amazon Music Unlimited isn't actually growing faster than Spotify Critics are taking issue with the claim that Amazon Music Unlimited is growing faster than Spotify. Music Business Worldwide has determined that Ama...
19:12, 08/15/2019

Dating app Ship lets friends find your matches Dating apps are mostly a solitary effort, with users swiping on prospective soulmates from the comfort of their own couch. Ship, a dating app that le...
19:12, 08/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Kraft, Mondelez to pay $16 million in wheat price manipulation case The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Thursday Kraft Heinz Co and Mondelez International Inc will pay $16 million in penalty r...
19:12, 08/15/2019

Canada's Intact Financial to buy insurers for C$1 bln Canadian property and casualty insurer Intact Financial Corp said on Thursday it agreed to buy insurers The Guarantee Co of North America and Frank C...
19:12, 08/15/2019

Even The Non-Fighting Parts Of The New Switch Game Astral Chain Are Excellent Developer PlatinumGames does fast and stylish action incredibly well, and the Nintendo Switch exclusive Astral Chain is a continuation of that trend....
19:12, 08/15/2019

Unfit Messi ruled out of season opener against Bilbao "Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said he would not risk an unfit Lionel Messi in Friday\u0027s La Liga opener against Athletic Bilbao and continued ...
19:12, 08/15/2019

Environmental groups say they'll sue over green sea turtle habitat The United States should designate more critical habitat for the endangered green sea turtle, according to three environmental groups that say they w...
19:36, 08/15/2019

Triple Talaq Petitioner Ishrat Jahan Gets Tricolour Rakhi For PM Modi Ishrat Jahan, one of the key petitioners in the triple talaq case, tied a rakhi on the wrist of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday and thanked ...
19:36, 08/15/2019

No Place For "Bigotry", "Intolerance": Sonia Gandhi On Independence Day Sonia Gandhi today listed "bigotry" and "intolerance" among the challenges facing the country in her Independence Day message, delivered days after t...
19:36, 08/15/2019

South African education official apologizes after backlash over ‘sexy reading’ tweets A South African education official has apologized to “sensitive viewers” he may have offended after posting images of scantily clad women in an effor...
20:00, 08/15/2019

Is Trump Trying Deport Melania? Trevor Noah Thinks So Maybe we’ve been viewing this thing all wrong. Maybe this whole time, while most of us who didn’t vote for Donald Trump—you know, the group of us tha...
20:48, 08/15/2019

Aiming for Diversity: Meet the Organization Giving Black and Brown Communities a Shot at Archery The Black and Latino Archery Association (BLAA) is one of the few archery organizations geared toward promoting the sport to black and Latinx neighbo...
20:48, 08/15/2019

IndiGo Commences New Route, Offers Tickets From Rs 3,999 "The new flights are designed to cater to business and leisure travellers who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options," I...
20:48, 08/15/2019

A 38-disc set lets you hear Woodstock’s stage A 38-disc box sets lets you hear virtually everything that was onstage at Woodstock 50 years ago -- from transcendent musical performances to warning...
20:48, 08/15/2019

It's Happening Again Another day, another promising car startup with layoffs hitting and a co-founder bouncing out. All that and more for The Morning Shift for Thursday, ...
21:12, 08/15/2019

Channel Your Inner Steve McQueen And Buy Yourself The Real Bullitt Mustang The iconic 1968 Ford Mustang from Bullitt is easily one of the top three greatest cars in the automotive history of Hollywood, one that inspired gene...
21:12, 08/15/2019

The Dodge Viper in its final form sits next to a Chevrolet Corvette C8 development car in the parkin The Dodge Viper in its final form sits next to a Chevrolet Corvette C8 development car in the parking lot of the Concours d’Elegance of America in Pl...
21:12, 08/15/2019

Small Miracles, Wrapped in Pancakes, at Let’s Makan The apam balik, a popular Malaysian snack, at this spot in the Chinatown of Manhattan, is dosa-thin, tender at the heart, crisp outside and worthy of...
21:12, 08/15/2019

Republican party condemns Steve King – but where's the outrage over Trump? Critics say the effort to dump King glosses over Trump’s conduct and fails to tackle a problem more pervasive than the GOP admitsRepublican leaders p...
21:12, 08/15/2019

David Schwimmer lookalike jailed for Blackpool thefts Millions spotted likeness of ‘habitual thief’ Abdulah Husseini, 36, to Ross in FriendsA lookalike of Friends actor David Schwimmer has been jailed fo...
21:12, 08/15/2019

Trevor Noah: 'I think Donald Trump is trying to deport Melania' The Daily Show host re-examines Trump’s immigration policy crackdowns and concludes: they all target his wifeFollowing another immigration crackdown ...
21:12, 08/15/2019

|UK’sCorbynplanscaretakergovernmenttoblockno-dealBrexit Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the UK’s opposition Labour Party, asked rival parties to support him as prime minister in a coalition to block Boris Johnson...
21:12, 08/15/2019

|FerialHaffajee:HowNHIwillsendyourtaxesrocketing The drafters assume enough fiscal space to tax an additional 3% of GDP and this tax is likely to fall on working South Africans' shoulders, says Feri...
21:12, 08/15/2019

Democratic former Colorado Governor Hickenlooper drops 2020 White House bid Former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper dropped his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination less than six months after trying to posit...
21:12, 08/15/2019

Trump expected to defend handling of U.S. economy at New Hampshire rally President Donald Trump was expected to defend his handling of the U.S. economy on Thursday night in New Hampshire as recession fears have suddenly ca...
21:12, 08/15/2019

House panel subpoenas ex-Trump campaign chief Lewandowski The Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee said on Thursday it subpoenaed President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski,...
21:12, 08/15/2019

In U.K. Chicken Boxes, Drumsticks, Thighs and Tough Talk on Knife Crime Some British fried chicken outlets will offer boxes with warnings about knife crime, a hot-button political issue. Critics called the campaign wastef...
21:12, 08/15/2019

Google employees refuse to be ‘complicit’ in any contracts with border control, ICE More than 600 Google employees are refusing to "be complicit" in any potential cloud computing work the tech giant might do for US Customs and Border...
21:36, 08/15/2019

How will Barcelona line up vs Athletic? Antoine Griezmann set for full debut with Lionel Messi misses out Lionel Messi missed Barcelona training on Thursday and will not travel to Bilbao for the champions' La Liga opener against Athletic Club at San Mames...
21:36, 08/15/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: A dozen career-year breakouts What good is a breakout player unless he puts up career-best numbers? Dave Richard found a dozen players he wants on his Fantasy team in Round 4 of y...
21:36, 08/15/2019

AIPAC chides Israel for decision to block Omar, Tlaib visit In a surprise move, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee criticized the government of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for barring t...
21:36, 08/15/2019

Trump boosts possible Lewandowski Senate bid ahead of New Hampshire rally President Trump has a message for New Hampshire Republicans ahead of his visit Thursday: “Corey’s an outstanding guy. If he ran and won, he would be ...
21:36, 08/15/2019

Former mayor Cory Booker shares in blame for Newark, NJ's water crisis, critics say: 'He left a mess' Democratic presidential contender Cory Booker, who once led New Jersey’s largest city, faced renewed backlash from critics who claim he mismanaged Ne...
21:36, 08/15/2019

Israel bans entry to two Muslim US congresswomen over their criticism The decision to bar Representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib is likely to deepen a rift within the Democratic Party over Israel. President Donald...
22:00, 08/15/2019

Gibraltar releases Iranian oil tanker The decision to release an Iranian oil tanker seized by Britain off Gibraltar last month comes despite US pleas. The ship was suspected of violating ...
22:00, 08/15/2019

Russia: Plane crash-lands after hitting flock of birds A Ural Airlines plane carrying over 200 people managed to land in a cornfield near a Moscow airport after a flock of birds hit the plane's engines. T...
22:00, 08/15/2019

China Renews Vow to Retaliate Against Planned U.S. Tariffs China renewed its vow to retaliate against planned U.S. tariffs slated to take effect in the coming weeks, though it didn’t specify how it would hit ...
22:00, 08/15/2019

'I thought we were the unlucky ones': the experimental treatment that inspired a murder mystery Angie Kim’s debut Miracle Creek is a dissection of US healthcare and immigration, wrapped in a courtroom thriller. She talks about her son’s medical ...
22:00, 08/15/2019

ECB transgender policy: England and Wales Cricket Board not expecting to make significant changes The England and Wales Cricket Board will conduct a "business as usual" review into its transgender policy but the governing body is not expecting to ...
22:24, 08/15/2019

Trudeau announces $11.4 million in flood protection funding for Fredericton The federal money is meant to help the New Brunswick capital better protect key transportation systems and municipal infrastructure so essential serv...
22:24, 08/15/2019

Catch a Buzz With Two New Books About Bugs In “The Mosquito,” Timothy Winegard examines the history of man’s “deadliest predator.” In “Buzz, Sting, Bite,” Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson looks at how i...
22:24, 08/15/2019

Navy requests proposals for Large Unmanned Surface Vehicle The U.S. Navy continues to build up its unmanned vehicle programs, issuing a request for proposals for the corvette-sized Large Unmanned Surface Vehi...
22:24, 08/15/2019

10 movies you absolutely, positively must see this fall (from 'It 2' to 'Joker') Clowns, strippers and Will Smith, oh, my! From Stephen King horror sequel 'It 2' to Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker,' these are fal...
22:48, 08/15/2019

Satirical blank-page book on Brazilian president goes viral A book purporting to explain why Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro “should be respected and trusted” has gone viral on social media after it became a...
22:48, 08/15/2019

City asks residents to take survey on proposed Green Infrastructure Program TUCSON – Residents and business owners within the City of Tucson are being asked to take a survey on a proposed green infrastructure program. On Sept...
22:48, 08/15/2019

There Should Be Appeal Courts In All 4 Regions: Attorney General Attorney General KK Venugopal on Thursday expressed concern over the long pending criminal and civil appeals in courts and said there should be an in...
22:48, 08/15/2019

Georgia ordered to scrap old voting machines after 2019 A federal judge on Thursday ordered Georgia to stop using its outdated voting machines after this year and to be ready with hand-marked paper ballots...
22:48, 08/15/2019

How to Treat Yourself With Birthday Freebies All Year Long Every retail and fast-food chain under the sun seems to have a loyalty program these days, and one of the perks the good ones offer is a freebie or d...
22:48, 08/15/2019

Tell the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau That Debt Collectors Shouldn't Text You In May, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau proposed new rules for debt collectors. This update to the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act, whic...
22:48, 08/15/2019

No Man's Sky Beyond: everything to know about the game changing update Cast your mind back to 2016 - Beyoncé's Lemonade was the world's best selling album, Rogue One dominated the box office, the Nintendo ...
22:48, 08/15/2019

Forget Windows, Linux or MacOS: Our choice of the best alternative operating systems If you're fed up with Windows, Linux, or macOS, you'll want to know if there's a great alternative desktop operating system that'...
22:48, 08/15/2019

Chrome OS now allows virtual desktops Google has added a number of new features to the latest version of Chrome OS, but the most notable highlight is the addition of virtual desktops.Chro...
22:48, 08/15/2019

Norway suspends cash for Amazon fund over dispute with Brazil Norway has suspended funding that was supporting measures to curb deforestation in Brazil after the South American country blocked the operations of ...
22:48, 08/15/2019

Israel Blocks Visit by Two Critical U.S. Congresswomen Israel barred Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar from entering the country following pressure from President Trump, who said allowing them entry “wou...
22:48, 08/15/2019

And now for a short story told entirely through Blink-182 soundbites Nobody sounds quite like Tom DeLonge, which is presumably why that 10-hour loop of his verse from Blink-182's “I Miss You” went as viral as it di...
23:36, 08/15/2019

It's time we returned to this Pizza Hut ad starring none other than Mikahil Gorbachev The Cold War involved many periods of terrifying nuclear brinkmanship and proxy wars that raged throughout the world, taking unnecessary lives and de...
23:36, 08/15/2019

A second person has accused Katy Perry of sexual misconduct Just three days after her “Teenage Dream” co-star Josh Kloss came forward with accusations of sexual assault, another person has surfaced with her ow...
23:36, 08/15/2019

AOL held talks to buy YouTube, Facebook in 2006, ex-CEO reveals Former AOL CEO Jon Miller revealed to CNBC that he held talks to acquire both YouTube and Facebook in 2006 but never got support from the Time Warner...
00:00, 08/16/2019

NASA picks Alabama site as HQ for human moon lander program: sources The head of NASA is set to announce plans on Friday to name the U.S. space agency's Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama as headquarters for its h...
00:00, 08/16/2019

WeWork Bond Prices Surge on Buyback Hopes WeWork’s debt is surging following the company’s S-1 filing for a proposed IPO, as investors bet the company could retire bonds before they mature in...
00:24, 08/16/2019

Nick Kyrgios continues feud with chair umpire, smashes two rackets in hallway, is fined $113,000 Fiery tennis player Nick Kyrgios had several choice words for chair umpire Fergus Murphy, who has drawn Kyrgios' ire before.    ...
00:24, 08/16/2019

Kentucky sports radio host writing book that bashes Mitch McConnell Kentucky Sports Radio host Matt Jones is writing a travelogue book dedicated to politically rebuking Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. &...
00:24, 08/16/2019

Italy says six EU states will take in Open Arms migrants Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Thursday that six EU countries had agreed to take in some 150 migrants from a rescue ship that Italy ha...
00:24, 08/16/2019

The F.D.A.’s New Cigarette Warnings Are Disturbing. See for Yourself. Weakened by court battles with major tobacco companies, the F.D.A. has softened its depictions of smoking-related illnesses required for cigarette pa...
00:24, 08/16/2019

A run on gas masks: Hong Kong protesters circumvent crackdown on protective gear Items crucial for withstanding violent clashes and tear gas are in short supply, as authorities disrupt the flow of protective equipment into the ter...
00:48, 08/16/2019

UN: Over 37 health-related attacks in Libya since offensive The United Nations says more than 37 attacks have been reported in Libya against health workers, health facilities and ambulances since the self-styl...
00:48, 08/16/2019

Privacy watchdog investigating King's Cross facial recognition system The UK data and privacy watchdog has said it is launching an investigation into the use of facial recognition cameras at King's Cross in central Lond...
01:12, 08/16/2019

House Dems subpoena Corey Lewandowski, Rick Dearborn in ongoing Trump obstruction probe The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday subpoenaed former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski and former top White House aide Rick Dearborn fo...
01:12, 08/16/2019

Gibraltar defies U.S. intervention and releases Iran oil tanker The United States applied to seize an Iranian oil supertanker impounded in Gibraltar. The ship has been released.       ...
01:12, 08/16/2019

Review: 'Why Women Kill' is a delicious 'Desperate Housewives' successor Starring Lucy Liu, Ginnifer Goodwin and Kirby Howell-Baptiste, CBS All Access's "Why Women Kill" is a juicy drama from "Desperate Housewives" cr...
01:36, 08/16/2019

Warren won't support Sanders’ Washington Post-Amazon bias claims Sen. Elizabeth Warren won't support Sen. Bernie Sanders' recent claim that The Washington Post is biased against him because of his criticism of Amaz...
01:36, 08/16/2019

Army details future 'tactical' war network If a forward-operating Army Reconnaissance unit consisting of dismounted soldiers, tactical vehicles and hand-held drones were separated from a large...
01:36, 08/16/2019

Over 1 million fingerprints leaked at one of world’s biggest biometric firms, researchers say Researchers at a cybersecurity firm said fingerprint and facial recognition data was exposed at a major biometric company, saying the potential for “...
01:36, 08/16/2019

Ackman confident portfolio can keep delivering strong returns: letter Billionaire investor William Ackman, whose portfolio has gained almost 50% this year, said his fund can keep delivering "high, long-term" returns and...
01:36, 08/16/2019

Premier eyes ex-Cadbury director Day as chairman A former director of Cadbury and finance chief at Reckitt Benckiser is among the leading contenders to chair Premier Foods, the owner of Mr Kipling a...
01:36, 08/16/2019

John Hickenlooper, Ending Presidential Bid, Will Give Senate ‘Serious Thought’ Mr. Hickenlooper’s presidential campaign failed to gain traction. He is eyeing the Republican-held Senate seat in Colorado, a major target for Democr...
02:00, 08/16/2019

Look: Police return class ring to man who lost it in 1971 A Texas A&M University graduate who lost his class ring alongside an Alaska highway in 1971 was reunited with the ring thanks to a Texas police depar...
02:00, 08/16/2019

Germany: Girl sues boys' choir for gender discrimination A nine-year-old girl in Berlin who was rejected entrance to a centuries-old boys' choir is filing a lawsuit for gender bias. The case has sparked deb...
02:00, 08/16/2019

|Ramaphosasigns'debtreliefbill' President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed into law the controversial National Credit Amendment Bill, which is geared to provide relief to over-indebted co...
02:00, 08/16/2019

CVS, Pill Club wage public feud over birth control rates; some shoppers boycott Some CVS shoppers and Pill Club members are calling for a boycott of the drugstore chain, causing hashtags #BoycottCVS and #CVSDeniesCare to trend. ...
02:24, 08/16/2019

This Sony and Sennheiser headphone bundle will change the way you listen to music This headphone bundle from Drop features not one, but two industry-leading pairs of headphones, by Sony and Sennheiser.     ...
02:24, 08/16/2019

Women sewing blue jeans at Levi's, Wrangler, Lee were abused, new report says Women sewing blue jeans for Levi's, Wrangler, Lee and The Children's Place faced sexual harassment and gender-based violence, labor rights ...
02:24, 08/16/2019

DOE simplifies notoriously complicated admissions system The Department of Education’s notoriously complex middle and high school admissions process just got a little easier. Currently, parents dissat...
02:48, 08/16/2019

NYPD cops receive survey on mental-health options amid suicide spike The NYPD on Thursday sent out a survey asking cops to assess the department’s mental-health options, amid a troubling spate of suicides among N...
02:48, 08/16/2019

Choir director, National Guard band leader accused of sex abuse at LI home A respected Long Island high school choir director has been arrested for sexually abusing a 16-year-old student at his home two years ago, police sai...
02:48, 08/16/2019

Wrongfully convicted man sues NYC, disgraced Detective Louis Scarcella A man who spent 16 years in prison for a murder that he was charged with at age 14 — only to have the conviction overturned — is now suin...
02:48, 08/16/2019

Where Did Postmates Find All These Workers Who Don't Want Their Jobs to Improve? The future of the “gig economy” is on the table in California, where the legislature is considering a bill that would make it much harder to categori...
02:48, 08/16/2019

Trump knocks Rep. Steve King for 'rape or incest' comment President Trump is dinging Iowa Rep. Steve King for his eyebrow-raising comments questioning whether humanity would exist anymore if not for rape and...
02:48, 08/16/2019

Fox News Poll: Biden still leads Democratic race, Warren climbs into second In the first major shakeup to the lineup, Elizabeth Warren moves ahead of Bernie Sanders to claim second place behind Joe Biden in the Democratic nom...
02:48, 08/16/2019

Trump calls Tlaib, Omar 'anti-Israel,' defends Netanyahu move to deny them entry President Trump called Democratic Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar "very anti-Jewish and anti-Israel" and defended his statements urging Israel to ...
02:48, 08/16/2019

Pelosi calls decision to ban 'Squad' members 'beneath the dignity' of Israel House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said that both President Trump and the Israeli government debased their offices when they pushed back on plans ...
02:48, 08/16/2019

Argentina's Macri shelves sales taxes as he seeks to cut left's lead Argentine President Mauricio Macri, smarting from a bruising primary election loss, announced on Thursday an end to sales taxes on basic food product...
02:48, 08/16/2019

Gibraltar releases Iranian Grace 1 oil tanker over U.S. objections Officials in Gibraltar have released a captive oil tanker that was seized by British authorities last month -- over objections from the United States...
03:12, 08/16/2019

5 ad hacks for apps looking to capitalize on strong retargeting strategies If you’ve developed an app — even if you’re successfully selling it — there’s one statement that’s unquestionably...
04:00, 08/16/2019

Medicaid bungle cost state $102 million over 4 years An audit by state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli found New York’s Medicaid program duplicated payments to the tune of $102.1 million over four years. Audit...
04:00, 08/16/2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Aug 16 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac...
04:00, 08/16/2019

NASA picks Alabama site as HQ for human moon lander program -sources The head of NASA is set to announce plans on Friday to name the U.S. space agency's Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama as headquarters for its h...
04:00, 08/16/2019

EPA reconsidering decision to allow 'cyanide bombs' to kill pests like coyotes and foxes The Environmental Protection Agency is reconsidering its recent decision to continue allowing so-called cyanide bombs to kill pests like coyotes and ...
04:24, 08/16/2019

A ragged Federer stunned in Cincinnati; Djokovic advances Seven-time champion Roger Federer was ousted from one of his favorite tournaments in little over an hour, falling in straight sets to a 21-year-old q...
04:24, 08/16/2019

A Gorgeous Gallery of Persona and Catherine Art Has Come to Take Your Heart Since 2006, Shigenori Soejima has helped shape the aesthetic of the beloved cult JRPG series Persona, giving gamers some of the most stylish and bold...
04:48, 08/16/2019

Epic's latest store update brings cloud saves to more games Epic has rolled out cloud save support for a slew of new titles in its store. The latest update has the feature included for 17 different games, incl...
05:36, 08/16/2019

Some Microsoft Surface devices are throttling down to 400MHz A Windows feature meant to keep a device from overheating is causing Microsoft's Surface Pro 6 and Surface Book 2 to run at a cripplingly slow s...
05:36, 08/16/2019

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' hit with hefty fine for using emergency alert tones Alert tones used in a "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" episode earlier this year to poke fun at a presidential alert test that occurred last year cost ABC $395,0...
05:36, 08/16/2019

Jon Gruden Turns Worrying Shade Of Red Over Preseason Delay-Of-Game Penalty Mike Glennon threw a 53-yard touchdown pass to [checks notes] Rico Gafford in the first quarter of Thursday night’s Raiders-Cardinals preseason game ...
05:36, 08/16/2019

Ronald Acuña Jr. Gives Gravity The Middle Finger, Robs Home Run Ronald Acuña Jr. has been an absolute stud for the Braves as of late, and even when his team hasn’t been performing to the best of their abilities, h...
05:36, 08/16/2019

What Is The Best Swimming Stroke? If you can get away with it, you should bail on work right now and head to your local beach, blasting this beach-forward Deadcast on your stereo or i...
05:36, 08/16/2019

Walmart's secret weapon in its quest to outmaneuver Amazon has rejuvenated the giant retailer For 20 years Walmart has struggled to pull its online act together while Amazon.com seized nearly half of the US online shopping market. But Walmart&...
05:36, 08/16/2019

North Korea Launches 2 Projectiles; South Korean Experts Blame Trump North Korea fired two projectiles on Friday, its 6th missile test since late last month. Analysts say President Trump’s downplaying of the tests has ...
06:00, 08/16/2019

Google Assistant tops 2019 digital assistance IQ test, but every AI posts gains Once again, Google's Assistant is the best at responding accurately to user questions, but rivals Siri and Alexa are making steady gains year over ye...
06:24, 08/16/2019

You can now tell Steam you already played a game on another store Steam wants to know if you've played a game on another platform so it can stop recommending it to you, but it will recommend similar games instead.Re...
06:24, 08/16/2019

Google Assistant now lets you assign reminders to other people Google Assistant will soon be able to assign reminders for up to six people in a household, sending notifications to smartphones and Home speakers.Re...
06:24, 08/16/2019

Move over, Florida man: Woman pulls gator from pants during Fort Myers traffic stop Ariel Michelle Marchan-Le Quire, who also had more than 40 turtles in a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles backpack, pleaded no contest to multiple charges...
06:24, 08/16/2019

Judge panel to Trump administration: Detained migrant kids need soap and toothpaste A federal appeals panel dismissed a Trump administration bid to limit the hygiene resources provided to immigrant children, like soap and toothpaste....
06:24, 08/16/2019

Having a mental health crisis? Dial 988 With suicides on the rise, the U.S. government wants to make the national crisis hotline easier to reach.        ...
06:24, 08/16/2019

Universal's Halloween Horror Nights park show to feature 'Stranger Things,' 'Ghostbusters' Universal Studios Orlando Resort has announced a new, nighttime lagoon show for Halloween Horror Nights that will feature characters from "Stranger T...
06:24, 08/16/2019

THE MOBILE CHECKOUT BENCHMARK REPORT: How Amazon, Target, and other top e-tailers rank on checkout features that drive conversion (AMZN, TGT, WMT) Business Insider IntelligenceThis is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here....
06:48, 08/16/2019

Cloudflare's IPO filing warns investors of a disturbing 'risk factor': white supremacists Mike Blake/Reuters Cloudflare filed to go public on Thursday, and it listed its controversial former clients in the risk factors section of its fili...
06:48, 08/16/2019

Take a look inside a glittering, $16 million penthouse in the hottest new San Francisco neighborhood that Facebook, Google, and Salesforce call home Katie Canales/Business Insider A new luxury apartment property spanning 56 floors in a glass high-rise in San Francisco is one of the newest additio...
06:48, 08/16/2019

After her husband's death, a woman and her friends drank beer in their wedding dresses for an uplifting 'Friends'-inspired photoshoot Courtesy of Miranda Helmuth Photography Katie Swantek's husband Brett died in a tragic accident in May. When she came across her wedding dress in st...
06:48, 08/16/2019

'Don't deport Melania' goes viral after comedian Trevor Noah devises a joke conspiracy theory about Trump's immigration policies Chip Somodevilla/Getty Image The "Daily Show" host and comedian Trevor Noah devised a viral conspiracy theory that President Donald Trump is targeti...
06:48, 08/16/2019

Artist who painted Bill Clinton in dress and heels had ‘no idea’ it was hanging in Epstein’s mansion The artist behind Jeffrey Epstein’s now-viral portrait of Bill Clinton in a blue dress says she sold the painting at a Tribecca Ball fundraiser...
06:48, 08/16/2019

School official wants to punish kids with tuna sandwiches for unpaid lunch debt As if school lunches weren’t bad enough. An assistant superintendent in New Jersey has proposed a plan to punish students who have unpaid lunch...
06:48, 08/16/2019

El Paso mayor says Trump called him ‘RINO’ aka ‘Republican in Name Only’ The mayor of El Paso claims that President Trump referred to him as a “RINO” — aka “Republican in Name Only” — du...
06:48, 08/16/2019

Disparities in access to best stroke treatment (Reuters Health) - Less than 10% of U.S. stroke patients get a treatment that evidence shows is most effective for a certain type of stroke – and the...
07:36, 08/16/2019

Hidden gestures you didn’t know about make switching Google accounts so much easier Many people who use Google services have more than one account, which means they always have to pay attention and use certain apps with specific acco...
08:00, 08/16/2019

ICO opens investigation into use of facial recognition in King's Cross Privacy watchdog is seeking details of how technology is used at central London siteThe UK’s privacy watchdog has opened an investigation into the us...
08:00, 08/16/2019

Triathlon: Mislawchuk wins 'battle of nutrition' at Tokyo 2020 test event Canada's Tyler Mislawchuk prevailed in a 'battle of nutrition' in sticky, humid conditions on Friday to win Tokyo’s International Triathlon Union (IT...
08:00, 08/16/2019

MLB roundup: Harper's slam caps Phils' stunning rally over Cubs Bryce Harper hit a walk-off grand slam into the second deck in right field off Derek Holland in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally the host Phil...
08:00, 08/16/2019

Invesco thrives in China as former executive Ross leads Trump's trade war The former investment company of U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has been flourishing in China, even as he marshals billions of dollars' worth of...
08:00, 08/16/2019

Asia stocks take heart in stimulus speculation Asian shares found some footing on Friday after a turbulent week as China hinted at more support for its economy, amid growing expectations of aggres...
08:00, 08/16/2019

French 'Spiderman' travels to Hong Kong and climbs tower to unfurl banner pleading for peace French "Spiderman" freeclimber Alain Robert, who stunned London by scaling the Heron Tower bare-handed, has climbed a 68-storey Hong Kong skyscraper ...
08:24, 08/16/2019

| Refreshed Kane aiming to keep Sterling in the shade Harry Kane feels he is already reaping the rewards of a rare month off as Tottenham's talisman hopes to outgun England teammate Raheem Sterling on Sa...
08:24, 08/16/2019

2 killed, 3 injured in shooting near Alabama State University Two people were killed and three others wounded during a shooting near Alabama State University on Thursday night, cops said. Police found one man fa...
08:24, 08/16/2019

Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing urges love in response to growing protests Hong Kong's richest man, Li Ka-shing, urged people to "love China, love Hong Kong and love yourself" on Friday in his first public comments on the es...
08:48, 08/16/2019

Can you lighten your hair with lemon juice? How to achieve sun-kissed locks this summer We've all heard the rumours - but is lemon juice the secret to our blonde ambition? Georgia Chambers speaks to Bleach London colourist Alex Brownsell...
08:48, 08/16/2019

Tennessee puts Stephen West to death by electric chair Tennessee inmate Stephen West, who was found guilty of the 1986 kidnapping and stabbing deaths of a mother and her 15-year-old daughter, died Thursda...
09:12, 08/16/2019

Man and son in Texas get prison in $27M hearing aid scam aimed at American Airlines workers A father and son in Texas who submitted more than $27 million in false claims in a hearing aid scam targeting American Airlines workers were sentence...
09:12, 08/16/2019

1,300 pounds of marijuana found floating off California: Coast Guard Numerous plastic-wrapped bales of marijuana – weighing a total of 1,300 pounds – were found floating in the ocean off the coast of Southern Californi...
09:12, 08/16/2019

Teen sucked into water park drain after possible dare-gone-wrong: report A 14-year-old Texas teen is reportedly in a medically induced coma after he was allegedly sucked into a water park drain possibly in a dare-gone-wron...
09:36, 08/16/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Eleven career-year breakouts What good is a breakout player unless he puts up career-best numbers? Dave Richard found 11 players he wants on his Fantasy team in Round 4 of your d...
09:36, 08/16/2019

How sitcom queen Valerie Bertinelli made cooking her new baby Valerie Bertinelli is having a pop-culture moment — or two or three. Oldies network getTV is now airing her TV Land sitcom “Hot in Cleveland” (2010-2...
09:36, 08/16/2019

Here’s hoping Vanessa Redgrave isn’t done with Broadway Let’s hear it for the great Lois Smith, who rode to the rescue this week when “The Inheritance,” coming in from London, was missing a key cast ...
09:36, 08/16/2019

Everything you need to know about chest infections There are several types of chest infections, including bronchitis, pneumonia, and tuberculosis. Learn more about the symptoms and treatment options i...
09:36, 08/16/2019

Rejuvenating brain stem cells may hold key to future MS treatments Scientists have found a way to rejuvenate brain stem cells in rats. The finding offers clues on how to restore lost brain function in diseases such a...
09:36, 08/16/2019

Get 40% off Adobe Creative Cloud with this special, limited-time deal Adobe is offering huge discount on Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps slashing 40% off an annual subscription for a limited time.With this deal, you'...
10:00, 08/16/2019

2019 Bajaj Pulsar 125 Neon: All You Need To Know Bajaj Auto recently launched the Pulsar 125 Neon in India. This is the most affordable model in the entire Pulsar line-up, making it the entry ticket...
10:00, 08/16/2019

Forever 21 offers 21% off everything through Sunday: best deals It’s the worst time of year to buy clothes. It’s still hot as hell outside. Offices are freezing. No one wants to spend more money on spa...
10:24, 08/16/2019

Swinson agrees to meet Corbyn to discuss his temporary PM plan Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson has agreed to meet with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn "in the coming days" after his proposal to become caretaker prime minis...
11:12, 08/16/2019

Disney+ Guide: What to Expect From Marvel, Star Wars and More The rumors are true: Marvel TV shows are coming. Star Wars TV shows are coming. Disney+ is coming. The Mouse House officially announced its new stre...
11:36, 08/16/2019

Dax Shepard Gets the Last Laugh Over Tabloid Report on His ''Addiction Issues'' and Marriage to Kristen Bell When it comes to Dax Shepard he is pretty much an open book. The actor frequently shares intimate details about his marriage, lifestyle and past str...
11:36, 08/16/2019

President Trump Considered Buying Greenland for the U.S., Sources Say (WASHINGTON) — Aiming to put his mark on the world map, President Donald Trump has talked to aides and allies about buying Greenland for the U....
11:36, 08/16/2019

New details in officer involved shooting at Ft. Lowell Park TUCSON – Tucson Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened Wednesday morning. It happened near Ft. Lowell Park in the...
11:36, 08/16/2019

Remains of woman found in home after house fire in Three Points TUCSON – The remains of a 68-year-old woman were found in a home after Three Points Fire Department battled a house fire on the south side. Acc...
11:36, 08/16/2019

Three displaced after house blaze on south side TUCSON – Three people are displaced after Tucson Fire Department battled a house fire on the southside after it ignited sometime Thursday after...
11:36, 08/16/2019

Sasha DiGiulian: 'There's an assumption the male takes the lead in climbing' The American is one of professional climbing’s biggest names. And she has channeled her fame into encouraging women to take up the sportAs plumes of ...
11:36, 08/16/2019

Grasski World Championships – in pictures For those who have always fancied giving skiing a go but live in a place where it never snows, grass skiing might be the answer and the Grasski World...
11:36, 08/16/2019

Czech Republic's historic stud farm - in pictures The national stud farm, which was established in the 16th century to breed and train ceremonial horses for the Habsburg court, has become a Unesco wo...
11:36, 08/16/2019

How will Chelsea line up against Leicester? Christian Pulisic set for full Premier League debut Frank Lampard will have to weigh up the fatigue in his squad following the UEFA Super Cup Final defeat to Liverpool against a need to register a firs...
12:00, 08/16/2019

Alibaba and the $15 billion question: Amid Hong Kong's protests, when to list? Hong Kong's political unrest is posing a dilemma for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on the timing of its planned $15 billion listing in the city, with so...
12:24, 08/16/2019

Israel Will Allow Rashida Tlaib to Enter the West Bank on Humanitarian Grounds (JERUSALEM) — Israel’s interior minister said Friday he has received and granted a request by Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib to enter the ...
12:24, 08/16/2019

North Korea Says It Has No Plans to Restart Talks With Seoul (SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea on Friday bluntly criticized South Korean President Moon Jae-in for continuing to hold military exercises wi...
12:24, 08/16/2019

New York Times Staff Seems Pretty Fed Up With Dean Baquet's Explanations If The New York Times was a person, I would say that they were going through it. On Tuesday, a top editor in the Washington bureau was demoted after ...
12:48, 08/16/2019

Facebook Marketplace: The Wild West of E-Commerce Facebook says one in three people uses its Marketplace. But does the online flea market, which gives the names, profile photos and general locations ...
12:48, 08/16/2019

NewsGuild orders presidential election rerun after ballot chaos The NewsGuild, the nation’s largest journalism union, has tossed out the results of the last election for its national president and ordered a new on...
12:48, 08/16/2019

Premier League countdown: Man City v Spurs buildup, Liverpool goalkeeper concern and more - live! All the latest team news, press conferences and VAR complaintsPremier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendFeel free to email Simon or tweet...
12:48, 08/16/2019

Iran tanker could leave Gibraltar on Friday unless U.S. legal bid succeeds An Iranian tanker caught in the standoff between Tehran and the West could sail free from British territory Gibraltar on Friday, unless a last-ditch ...
12:48, 08/16/2019

A birth and a death amid Kashmir's harsh lockdown Around the time Mohammad Sikander Bhat lay dying at home in Indian Kashmir's main city of Srinagar, Shafiq Ahmed was racing to get his pregnant wife ...
12:48, 08/16/2019

Hong Kong on brink of recession as trade war, political protests escalate Hong Kong is on the verge of its first recession in a decade as increasingly violent anti-government protests scare off tourists and bite into retail...
12:48, 08/16/2019

Inverted curve proves White House has won its battle with the Fed WeWork may have left it a tad late for its IPO unless the central bank makes a swift and decisive cutWeWork, the loss-making US office rental company...
12:48, 08/16/2019

Lyndon Arthur: ‘I’m all for Yarde winning against Kovalev’ Rising British light-heavyweight Lyndon Arthur speaks to Terry Dooley The post Lyndon Arthur: ‘I’m all for Yarde winning against Kovalev’...
13:12, 08/16/2019

Viral: Teen Claims She Used Smart Fridge To Tweet – But Did She Really? A resourceful teenager claims she used her family's smart fridge to tweet after her mother confiscated her phone. The Twitter user, named Dorothy, tw...
13:12, 08/16/2019

Swinson agrees to meet Corbyn as temporary PM plan branded 'ridiculous' Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson has agreed to meet with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn "in the coming days" after his proposal to become caretaker prime minis...
14:00, 08/16/2019

Crowded out by a monopoly, Deliveroo says goodbye to Germany Farewell then, Deliveroo — we hardly knew you. The British food delivery service has enjoyed a dramatic rise in Europe in recent years but the monopo...
14:00, 08/16/2019

49ers rookie Deebo Samuel stuck with $3,700 dinner bill San Francisco 49ers receiver Deebo Samuel took part in an expensive tradition foisted upon rookies Wednesday night when he shelled out $3,700 for the...
14:24, 08/16/2019

US Soccer, team talks break down; likely head to jury trial Players for the World Cup champion women's national team say mediation talks with the U.S. Soccer Federation in their dispute over equal pay are over...
14:24, 08/16/2019

Israel says it will allow Rashida Tlaib to enter West Bank on humanitarian grounds Israel reversed its decision to bar Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib from entering the country. She can see her grandmother in the West Bank.  ...
14:24, 08/16/2019

Cais schooled for home ERC Junior run "Erik Cais will make his second Barum Czech Rally Zlín start this week – one year on from a debut performance that signalled his emergence as a rally...
14:24, 08/16/2019

When Good Boys Say Bad Words The filmmakers behind the new comedy “Good Boys,” about potty-mouthed sixth-graders, had to figure out how to handle stars who were too young to actu...
14:48, 08/16/2019

Mississippi Plants Knowingly Hired Undocumented Workers, ICE Says Affidavits unsealed in federal court after last week’s raids show that federal agents believe the companies “willfully and unlawfully” hired undocume...
14:48, 08/16/2019

Climbing: Mori, 15, becomes youngest Japanese medalist in World Championships Teenager Ai Mori made history after becoming the youngest Japanese medalist at the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Championsh...
15:12, 08/16/2019

James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 sells for $6.4 million at Pebble Beach The car, one of just three surviving examples commissioned by Eon Productions for the early Bond films and fitted with all the M16Q Branch gadgets, w...
15:12, 08/16/2019

Here’s how we should design companion robots As the companion robot industry grows — the robots that not only assist us with a particular task, but also exist to make us happy — it’s time to ana...
15:36, 08/16/2019

A year after Aretha Franklin's death, the Queen of Soul remains larger than life The accolades, tributes and celebrations have continued to flow in the 12 months since the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, died in Detroit.  &#...
15:36, 08/16/2019

Seamen kidnapped off Cameroon's coast: sources A number of seamen have been kidnapped after an attack on their vessel off the coast of Cameroon in West Africa's piracy-plagued Gulf of Guinea, a so...
16:00, 08/16/2019

Windows 10 after four years: A solid report card, but serious challenges ahead Four years after its launch, Windows 10 has gone from being a curiosity to owning a solid majority of the Windows desktop market. But Microsoft still...
16:48, 08/16/2019

Rajasthan Government To Challenge "Shocking" Verdict In Pehlu Khan Case The Rajasthan government has said it will re-examine the verdict in the Pehlu Khan case, in which a district court acquitted the six men accused of t...
16:48, 08/16/2019

In Pehlu Khan Case, Mayawati Accuses Rajasthan Government Of "Negligence" BSP chief Mayawati on Friday charged the Congress government in Rajasthan with laxity, saying the accused in the Pehlu Khan mob lynching case were ac...
16:48, 08/16/2019

Trinamool Minister Partha Chatterjee Summoned By CBI In Saradha Scam Trinamool Congress minister Partha Chatterjee has been summoned by the Central Bureau of Investigation in connection with its probe into the Rs 10,00...
16:48, 08/16/2019

Wall Of Azam Khan's Luxury UP Resort Demolished Over Illegal Construction The Rampur district administration on Friday demolished the boundary wall of Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan's luxury resort 'Humsafar, after serving hi...
16:48, 08/16/2019

Kickboxer nicknamed 'Pretty Killer' batters Spanish robbers during vacation A British female kickboxer nicknamed "Pretty Killer" battered a pair of Spanish robbers attacking an English father who was on vacation with his kids...
17:12, 08/16/2019

North Korea mocks South's president after latest missile test, rejects peace talks North Korea took aim at South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday for his rosy comments about the supposed peace dialogue between the two nations,...
17:12, 08/16/2019

Suggesting you might be gay or bisexual could help your career — but get ready to be called out over it "First come the gays, then the girls, then the industry," claimed Sex and the City's Samantha Jones in all her cynical PR wisdom. It's no secret that...
17:12, 08/16/2019

Brixton stabbing: Teenager knifed to death 'after fist bump with killer who he fell out with over £10 debt' Solomon Small, 18, was knifed in Brixton yesterday afternoon The killing marks the 91st murder investigation launched in the capital so far this year...
17:12, 08/16/2019

'Nightmare of being stalked has stalled my career', says BBC soap actress Jennifer Etherington An actress whose ex-boyfriend bombarded her with declarations of undying love in a campaign of harassment today said the "constant nightmare" had sta...
17:12, 08/16/2019

Veteran UK politicians said to be willing to lead anti-Brexit government Veteran British lawmakers from the ruling Conservative and opposition Labour parties have both said they would be willing to lead an emergency govern...
17:12, 08/16/2019

Federal Communications Commission moves forward with ‘988’ line for suicide prevention It could soon be easier to talk yourself off the ledge. The Federal Communications Commission announced Thursday that it is green-lighting a three-di...
17:12, 08/16/2019

Inside the 'fake clinics' where women are persuaded to carry pregnancies to term ‘Crisis pregnancy centers’ give counseling, pregnancy tests – and outnumber abortion providers three to one in GeorgiaIn her office at the Crossroads...
17:36, 08/16/2019

French ‘spiderman’ scales Hong Kong skyscraper amid mass protests French “spiderman” climber Alain Robert scaled a 68-story skyscraper in Hong Kong on Friday to hoist a flag symbolizing reconciliation between China ...
18:00, 08/16/2019

Comedians Bobcat Goldthwait, Dana Gould injured in car crash on way to Atlanta performance Comedians Bobcat Goldthwait and Dana Gould reportedly suffered minor injuries in a car crash on Thursday on their way to perform at an Atlanta theate...
18:24, 08/16/2019

Top coasters that make the rush worth the fright Is it the speed, the angle, the height or the view? These roller coaster drops around the world have a high fear factor but are definitely worth the ...
18:48, 08/16/2019

There's a reason the future is more troubling than the past | Oliver Burkeman Bear this in mind as you follow the news in the coming months: no matter how terrible reality is, it can’t be as infinitely bad as you feared‘Wheneve...
18:48, 08/16/2019

The Man Who Wrote the Guidebook for Civilian Bomb-Squad Technicians At War talked to Tom Gersbeck, a retired Marine Corps bomb-disposal officer, who recently published the second edition of his book, “Practical Milita...
19:12, 08/16/2019

Donald Trump spending more on Facebook ads in Texas than in any other state Beginning in June, thousands of voters saw a fundraising plea in a Facebook ad from the president's official social media page. It described how the ...
19:12, 08/16/2019

NASA went to Iceland and pretended it was Mars The scheduled launch date of NASA’s Mars 2020 mission is rapidly approaching, and with less than a year to go, it’s truly crunch time for...
19:12, 08/16/2019

Iran tanker shifts position but still at anchor off Gibraltar An Iranian tanker caught in the standoff between Tehran and the West shifted position on Friday but its anchor was still down off Gibraltar and it wa...
19:12, 08/16/2019

Turkey says Syria safe zone centre to start work next week A joint Turkish-U.S. operation centre to establish and manage a safe zone in northeast Syria will be fully operational next week, Turkish Defence Min...
19:12, 08/16/2019

Sharks, elephants and precious wood in balance at wildlife talks The fate of mako sharks, African elephants and their ivory, and precious wood used to make musical instruments are on the agenda of member states att...
19:12, 08/16/2019

Fake Snow To Rescue As Climate Change Forces Ski Stations To Innovate Once deep in powder this time of year, Chile's ski stations are fighting the ravages of climate change and pollution that have brought less and less ...
19:12, 08/16/2019

How an unknown 23-year-old from Pakistan became the talk of the esports world Siddique was a relative unknown when he came to Evo Japan this year, but now he's a two-time Tekken champ and a local celebrity in his home city of L...
19:12, 08/16/2019

Detained Kashmir-Based Journalist Released On Bond A Kashmir-based journalist, who was picked up from his home in Pulwama by security forces Thursday night, has been released on a bond, officials said...
19:36, 08/16/2019

BMW's new CEO urges staff to narrow sales gap with Mercedes In an internal email, Oliver Zipse encouraged employees to embrace change and innovate. BMW has lost ground to rival Mercedes-Benz over the past five...
19:36, 08/16/2019

Trade Jitters Dent Consumer Sentiment U.S. household sentiment dropped to a seven-month low in August, as consumers took fright from the implications of trade uncertainties and the Federa...
19:36, 08/16/2019

Skydiver miraculously survives 5,000-foot fall after parachute malfunctions An experienced skydiver in Quebec reportedly survived a fall of more than 5,000 feet last Saturday when her main parachute and reserve both malfuncti...
19:36, 08/16/2019

The 15 most-watched shows this week across Netflix, Amazon, and other platforms By one reckoning, the most-watched show this week across all the major platforms — from Netflix to Hulu, Amazon, and HBO — was one that ...
20:00, 08/16/2019

Taylor Swift releases title track 'Lover' from upcoming album and the internet swoons Taylor Swift has released the highly anticipated title track off her upcoming seventh studio album, "Lover," and the internet is in a tizzy trying to...
20:00, 08/16/2019

5 new releases we love: Shura gets intimate, Ross From Friends has an epiphany, and more There’s a lot of music out there. To help you cut through all the noise, every week The A.V. Club is rounding up A-Sides, five recent releases we thi...
20:24, 08/16/2019

Migrant kids separated at border faced abuse in foster homes SANTA ANA, California — After local Guatemalan officials burned down an environmental activist’s home, he decided to leave his village behind and fle...
20:24, 08/16/2019

Tyson recalls nearly 40,000 pounds of Weaver chicken patties Tyson Foods Inc is recalling nearly 40,000 pounds of its Weaver chicken patties after some consumers found pieces of rubber in the product, the no. 1...
20:24, 08/16/2019

Trump held conference call with big bank CEOs amid market turmoil -source President Donald Trump held a conference call Wednesday with the heads of three large Wall Street banks as financial markets were in turmoil, one sou...
20:24, 08/16/2019

Bidders keen on elevator unit -Thyssenkrupp CEO in Spiegel Possible bidders for Thyssenkrupp's elevator division are under pressure to come up with firm offers, the conglomerate's chief executive told German ...
20:24, 08/16/2019

What Book Does Ruth Ware Call ‘Truly Terrifying’? Ware — whose new thriller, “The Turn of the Key,” enters the list this week at No. 3 — loves haunted-house novels, especially “The Haunting of Hill H...
20:24, 08/16/2019

'Rocko's Modern Life' is a self-aware Netflix reboot with bite As far as boundary-pushing '90s Nickelodeon cartoons go, Rocko's Modern Life has aged the best. It punched way above the heads of the netwo...
20:24, 08/16/2019

Bose 700 headphones review: The pursuit of perfection Bose once dominated the world of noise-canceling headphones. For years, the company's QuietComfort line was the industry standard, mostly due to...
20:24, 08/16/2019

Super display offers positives for Frank Lampard and Chelsea It's not often you can lose a showpiece final and still feel relieved, but I don't think Frank Lampard would have been overly upset about losing to L...
20:24, 08/16/2019

Who is Andy Lonergan? The Liverpool backup goalkeeper who could face Southampton due to injury crisis When Andy Lonergan stepped in on Liverpool's pre-season tour to help alleviate Jurgen Klopp's goalkeeping crisis, even he probably didn't expect anyt...
20:24, 08/16/2019

18 gross but satisfying beauty products that people are obsessed with From foot peels to blackhead-removing kits, these bizarre hygiene products will probably gross you out—and you'll love every second of it....
20:48, 08/16/2019

Blue-green algae poses blooming danger to paddling pets Owners urged to take care near waterways as climate crisis leads to more toxic bloomsIn Cheshire, a King Charles spaniel called Kendall collapsed and...
20:48, 08/16/2019

Exclusive trailer: 'A Lifetime of Sundays' through the eyes of four NFL female owners The documentary produced by Jane Goodell sheds light on the women who played an integral part in the history of the NFL.     ...
20:48, 08/16/2019

A recession will come. How bad will it be? About 40 million U.S. adults haven’t seen a single recession during their working lives. Almost as many, including most millennials, have seen only o...
21:12, 08/16/2019

Italy's Salvini dismisses fears for health of stranded migrants A charity rescue ship carrying 134 migrants, mostly Africans, was stranded off the coast of Italy on Friday as a political battle in Rome stopped it ...
21:12, 08/16/2019

Roche personalized cancer treatment to cost about $204,560 a year Roche Holding AG has priced at about $204,560 a year its personalized cancer treatment, Rozlytrek, that targets tumors with specific genetic mutation...
21:12, 08/16/2019

England coach Steve Borthwick calls on Wales fans to raise roof in bid to recreate World Cup atmosphere England want Wales fans to create a raucous atmosphere under the roof of the Principality Stadium because it will act as perfect preparation for the ...
21:36, 08/16/2019

India celebrates control over key territory as China backs Pakistan at United Nations India’s nationalist leader celebrated his country’s Independence Day by touting his consolidation of control over territory also claimed by Pakistan ...
21:36, 08/16/2019

Schitt's Creek's Super-Sized Blooper Reel Will Make Your Entire Day Anybody know what it means to fold in the cheese? Schitt's Creek just released a gigantic blooper reel and it's just as good as you might imagine i...
21:36, 08/16/2019

The True Story of How Twitter Helped Lead Sarah Hyland to Her Forever Love With Wells Adams Wells Adams seems to be working single-handedly to change the meaning of the term keyboard warrior. A true prince with a WiFi connection, the podca...
21:36, 08/16/2019

Taylor Swift's "Lover" Is Basically a Letter to Joe Alwyn: Relive Their Gorgeous Romance Only in our wildest dreams could we hope for a love story like Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn's. Early Friday morning, Swifties were gifted a rare glim...
21:36, 08/16/2019

Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello Turn Up the Heat in Sexy "Señorita" Rehearsal Video Is it getting hot in here or is it just us?? In June, Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello got fans' pulses racing with their sexy summer hit music video...
21:36, 08/16/2019

Kirsten Dunst Reveals the Hilarious Reason Why She Couldn't Hold Her Son Ennis Take a piece of advice from Kirsten Dunst: Don't spray tan and cuddle. In Spring 2017, she and husband Jesse Plemons welcomed their first baby, son ...
21:36, 08/16/2019

Joe Jonas Gets an Onstage Kiss From Sophie Turner and a Stadium Serenade on His Birthday Happy birthday, Joe Jonas! The Jonas Brothers band members turned 30 years old on Thursday and celebrated the major milestone with his loved ones an...
21:36, 08/16/2019

iPhone 11 may feature the same stunning display tech as Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 With September right around the corner, we’re just a few short weeks away from Apple officially taking the wraps off of its 2019 iPhone 11 line...
21:36, 08/16/2019

Implanting AI chips in your mind could cause you to lose yourself, says scientist Last month, Elon Musk’s Neuralink, a neurotechnology company, revealed its plans to develop brain-reading technology over the next few years. One of ...
22:00, 08/16/2019

Ancient cave bears were pushed to extinction by humans, not climate Cave bears no longer exist. They went extinct tens of thousands of years ago, and all we have left of the massive ancient creatures are fossils. Figu...
22:00, 08/16/2019