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08/22/2019

A Yellowstone supervolcano eruption could ‘lead to human extinction’ The eruption of a “supervolcano” underneath Yellowstone National Park would be like nothing humanity has ever seen, according to an op-ed from The New...
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Ms. Nevada: I was stripped of beauty crown because I support Trump The pro-Trump winner of Ms. Nevada 2019 claims she was stripped of her title — and kicked out of the upcoming Ms. America pageant — for su...
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Spain issues international health alert for listeria outbreak from pork Spain has issued international health alerts in light of a widening outbreak of listeria from pork meat that has affected 150 people and killed one pe...
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South Korea Cancels Intelligence Sharing With Japan Over Trade Dispute (SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korea said Thursday it is canceling an intelligence-sharing pact with Japan amid a bitter trade dispute, a surprise...
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Tensions Simmer Between Brazil and Europe Over Amazon Deforestation A fight is brewing over the lungs of the planet. Since taking office in January, Brazil’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro has overseen a surg...
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Volatile Politics Rattle the Global Economy The economic warning signs are flashing yellow. In Germany, the U.K., Italy, Brazil and Mexico, growth has stalled. In Japan, business confidence has ...
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How We Chose the 2019 World’s Greatest Places How does one measure the greatness of a place—in miles covered, dollars spent, or visitors captivated? Such metrics can play a part, but also im...
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New Zealand House Speaker Feeds Lawmaker’s Baby During Parliament Debate One of New Zealand’s top lawmakers is getting international acclaim after he was filmed cradling a fellow lawmaker’s new baby during a deb...
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Former Danish Prime Minister Responds to Trump’s Attacks on Defense Spending (COPENHAGEN, Denmark) — A former Danish prime minister on Thursday lashed out at U.S. President Donald Trump for his tweet about military spendi...
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Mustaches: Not Just for Movember Anymore Since its heyday in the later 1960s and ’70s, the mustache has waned in favor of the beard. But a new generation of men like Midland’s Mark Wystrach i...
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Pakistan Will No Longer Seek Talks With India: Imran Khan Pakistan will no longer seek dialogue with India as it has repeatedly rebuffed peace overtures, Prime Minister Imran Khan said, a charge rejected by N...
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Here's What The First Photo Of The Moon By Chandrayaan-2 Shows The first image of the Moon captured by Chandrayaan 2 was tweeted by space agency ISRO today. The image of the moon, ISRO says, was captured at a heig...
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"Considering Facts, Justified": P Chidambaram Sent To 5-Day CBI Custody Former Union Minister P Chidambaram was sent to the custody of the Central Bureau of Investigation, which arrested him on Wednesday evening alleging t...
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BS Yediyurappa To Meet Amit Shah, PM Modi On Portfolio Allocation Having a tightrope to walk by pacifying disgruntled MLAs who missed out on cabinet berth, coupled with allocation of portfolios to new ministers, Karn...
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P Chidambaram's Son Says Counsels Have Answered "Everything" CBI Seeks Son of former Finance Minister P Chidambaram, Karti Chidambaram, said on Thursday that senior counsels Kapil Sibal and Abhishek Manu Singhvi effective...
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S Jaishankar To Meet Russian Foreign Minister In Moscow On Tuesday External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is slated to meet his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, in Moscow on August 27, according to Russia's Ministr...
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Rajiv Gandhi Didn't Use Massive Poll Mandate To Create Fear: Sonia Gandhi Former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi got a massive poll mandate in 1984, but did not use it to create an atmosphere of fear, threaten and scare people o...
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PM Modi In France: Prime Minister, On 3-Nation Visit, Arrives In Paris Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is currently on a three-nation tour, has arrived in Paris for bilateral meetings with his French counterpart Edouard...
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My best shot: Rena Effendi on haymaking in Transylvania ‘The light was soft … They were so graceful. They are the last peasants, the last of their kind’ In 2012, I travelled to Transylvania to document what...
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Belize's fishers net bounty of trailblazing approach – in pictures A strict conservation programme is helping protect the tiny country’s marine ecosystems, despite the growing threat of steadily warming watersWhy Beli...
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Donald Trump says he is 'the chosen one' to take on China – video The US president said his life would be easier if he had not mounted a trade war with China but went on to say ‘I am the chosen one’ to take on Beijin...
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Large swathes of the Amazon rainforest are burning – video report There have been more than 72,000 fire outbreaks in Brazil so far this year, up 84% on the same period in 2018, according to the country’s National Ins...
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Greenland is off the market – but which other islands or towns could Donald Trump buy? From Chilean isles to whole Italian villages, it is possible to purchase a lot of property in a hurry, even for non-billionairesIt’s been a while sinc...
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US briefing: Greenland spat, child migrant detention and climate debate Thursday’s top story: Danes hit out at ‘narcissistic’ Trump after he cancels visit. Plus, How Tom Brady stays on top form at 42Subscribe now to receiv...
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Italian president meets party leaders to explore coalition options Most credible option for new majority is alliance between M5S and Democratic partyItaly’s president is meeting party leaders to see if an alternative ...
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Frustrated Czechs given chance to topple PM in Prague escape room Players of game hunt evidence to catch character resembling leader Andrej BabišThe Czech Republic is in the grip of a repressive dictatorship. The dea...
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Microplastics in water: no proof yet they are harmful, says WHO Report calls for more research and warns against complacency over the issueMicroplastics are increasingly found in drinking water, but there is no evi...
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Syrian man jailed for killing that sparked far-right riots in Germany Asylum seeker Alaa Sheikhi guilty of manslaughter of Daniel Hillig in ChemnitzA Syrian asylum seeker accused of a killing that sparked a week of far-r...
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'Just wanted to drive a little': eight-year-old German boy takes car for 87mph spin Child reaches high speeds during night-time motorway adventure before pulling over and putting his hazard lights onAn eight-year-old boy has been foun...
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'Silent extinction': Cites wildlife summit agrees to giraffe protections Nations back first restrictions on global trade in parts, as well as ban on saiga antelope hornThe world’s tallest animal has gained further protectio...
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Brazilian minister booed at climate event as outcry grows over Amazon fires Political storm over rainforest devastation as Ricardo Salles attends summit The environment minister of Brazil, where wildfires have been sweeping th...
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High turnover, understaffing, low pay: US nurses fight to unionize Several groups of nurses are organizing to form unions in response to poor working conditions, despite opposition from managementThe American healthca...
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Trump abortion ‘gag rule’ leaves poor patients ‘with nowhere to go’ in US Impact will vary greatly from state to state after Planned Parenthood withdraws from federal funding program over abortion referral bans Last year alo...
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New York becomes battleground for top Democrats facing insurgent challenges Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s defeat of an incumbent has inspired progressives: ‘The goal is to make the party work for its base’Jamaal Bowman was a teen...
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Angel Has Fallen: is Gerard Butler Hollywood's weirdest action hero? Inane, profane and wholly humourless, the Fallen trilogy would be beyond redemption were it not for the thirsty work of its starThe many-worlds interp...
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Filthy rich: why the awful antics of Succession are so addictive The slick, anti-aspirational drama about a rich Murdoch-esque empire shouldn’t be quite this compulsive but it remains an odd fascinationIt takes unti...
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Dance turn-off: why Sean Spicer shouldn't become a reality TV star The inclusion of Trump’s former press secretary in the new season of Dancing with the Stars has led to online fury and threats of a boycottDancing wit...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Can Spider-Man survive outside of the Marvel universe? Disney and Sony have split over their web-slinging arrangement which could lead to disaster for Spidey or an intriguing new opportunityIs the Marvel C...
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Donovan Mitchell calls for end to gun violence as USA win World Cup tune-up Team USA defeat Boomers before 51,218 at Marvel StadiumKemba Walker (23 points) leads USA in World Cup tune-upDonovan Mitchell writes message for gun ...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Far-right violence is on the rise. Where is the outrage? | Owen Jones Politicians and media outlets seem happy to fuel the hate-filled ideologies of a once-despised and tiny minorityMohammed Saleem was murdered by a terr...
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Boris Johnson is playing politics with Northern Ireland’s ‘delicate balance’ | Matthew O’Toole By asserting hard UK sovereignty in Northern Ireland, the prime minister is risking the country’s painfully won consensusControl and consent are intim...
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Art, aura and the doomed search for the perfect selfie | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett The cultural critic Walter Benjamin would not have approved of the modern way of viewing a Van Gogh or a Da VinciI went to the final day of the Van Go...
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Why Planned Parenthood was right to refuse federal funding | Moira Donegan The Trump administration put Planned Parenthood in an untenable position – and the organization made the moral choice to walk awayThe Trump administra...
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A new survey shows what really interests 'pro-lifers': controlling women | Jill Filipovic According to their own survey responses, anti-abortion voters are hostile to gender equality in practically every aspectAccording to self-identified “...
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Justin Trudeau: the rise and fall of a political brand Thanks to his clever use of social media, he was dubbed the first prime minister of the Instagram age – but after four years in power, cracks in his i...
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The best Stephen King movies … ranked! With It Chapter Two out next month, plus the news that an adaptation of The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon is back on track, we count down the finest big-s...
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Taylor Swift's great re-recording plot: icy revenge or a pointless setback? As a swipe at Scooter Braun, the singer will recreate her first six albums from scratch. But her plan ignores one of music’s vital truthsLet’s assume ...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Python wars: the snake epidemic eating away at Florida There are tens of thousands of pythons in the Florida wild, attacking animals and damaging ecosystems – and the quest to stop them has become a collec...
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Jeffrey Epstein's will set up trust fund to shield $577m fortune days before death Financier created fund in new will two days before suicideExperts say prying open fund will be difficult for accusersThe will that disgraced financier...
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'I was shocked': mother of boy whose scalp was coloured by school speaks out ‘It would not have happened to a white kid,’ Angela Washington said after staff used a marker pen on Juelz Trice’s banned haircutJuelz Trice came home...
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California arms traffickers used Snapchat to market illegal weapons Recent investigations show that in the Bay Area, social media is playing a significant role in firearms salesOne post showed the man walking through a...
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Macron tells Johnson Brexit backstop is indispensable French president tells Boris Johnson he must present concrete proposals for UK exitEmmanuel Macron has described the Irish backstop as “indispensable”...
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California police arrest hotel worker allegedly planning mass shooting Long Beach police: suspect had huge arsenal and well-laid plansRodolfo Montoya allegedly plotted revenge attack on MarriottPolice in Long Beach, Calif...
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Sarah Sanders to join Fox News as contributor – live news Trump’s former press secretary will make her debut appearance next month on the president’s favorite show, Fox & FriendsSign up to the US briefing and...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Oh Good, White House Reportedly Considering Dystopian Plan to Try to Detect the Next Mass Shooter As President Donald Trump pays lip service to mental health instead of actually addressing America’s abysmal gun laws, a new report indicates the admi...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Anderson Cooper Calls Out Ivanka Trump's Silence on Her Dad's Anti-Semitism It’s like clockwork: first something bad happens—or worse, President Donald Trump does something bad himself—then a news bit about White House advisor...
18:16, 08/22/2019

My Idea: Replace Sean Spicer With Me on Dancing With the Stars Former paid liar Sean Spicer is going to be on Dancing With the Stars, and a lot of people—including the show’s host and ABC staffers—are understandab...
18:16, 08/22/2019

It looks like the crazy PlayStation 5 design that just leaked is real The PlayStation 5 won’t be announced officially for several more months, and we’re more than a year away from the expected release window ...
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Mate 30 Pro will run Google’s Android at launch, unless the ban forces Huawei to resort to plan B Huawei is widely expected to launch its Mate 30 series this fall, with some rumors saying the press conference may come as soon as September 19th. The...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Bloomberg just leaked the iPhone 11’s biggest remaining secrets Apple is expected to hold its annual iPhone announcement event on September 10th, a date that was confirmed by a recent leak that came straight from t...
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Galaxy Note 10 review: Samsung managed to improve upon its best phone to date There will never be a perfect smartphone design, and as long as the smartphone is our primary communication device, vendors will continue to iterate e...
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This leaked photo might be our first look at the Apple Watch 5 Apple’s iPhone 11 keynote is approaching, with more and more leaks revealing the device’s remaining secrets arrive each day. But Apple wil...
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Australian shoppers are spending less – and Qantas and Coles see their profits dip Consumer demand weakens in face of stagnant wage growth and economic uncertaintyAustralian shoppers have become increasingly careful in their spending...
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Qantas tests 19-hour direct flights from UK and US to Sydney Three flights scheduled on new Boeing 787-9 as airline looks at introducing route in 2022Qantas is to test non-stop direct flights from London to Sydn...
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Johnson and Macron to hold ‘frank’ Brexit talks in Paris French observers fear Britain’s PM is setting up France to take blame over no-deal departureFollow the day’s political developments liveEmmanuel Macro...
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Why are celebrities 'trademarking' their Instagram posts and is it a hoax? From Julia Roberts to the US energy secretary, people are sharing a strange copyright message on Instagram. One Guardian Australia staffer asked anoth...
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The murky life and death of Robert Maxwell – and how it shaped his daughter Ghislaine Was it murder? Suicide? Or just an accident? Almost 30 years before Jeffrey Epstein’s demise, Ghislaine Maxwell was caught up in another shocking and ...
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US factory sector shrinking for first time in a decade; UK retailers gloomy – business live Disappointing data from US, UK and Germany raises concerns over the global economyLatest: US factory sector is shrinking this monthCBI: UK retail sale...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Grandia Has Reignited My Love For Role-Playing Games When I was in my impressionable pre-teen years, I spent vast amounts of my summer tucked away in a musty little basement down the street. My closest f...
18:16, 08/22/2019

5 Indicted in Identity Theft Scheme That Bilked Millions From Veterans The defendants obtained Social Security numbers and bank account information from a technician who worked for the military, the Justice Department sai...
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Jay Inslee, Dropping Out of 2020 Race, Will Run for Governor Again He ran on a message of fighting climate change, but failed to find much support in the polls. Now he intends to seek another term as governor of Washi...
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Bernie Sanders’ ‘Green New Deal’: A $16 Trillion Climate Plan Mr. Sanders’s climate change proposal calls for the United States to eliminate fossil fuel use by 2050. “We must be extraordinarily aggressive,” he sa...
18:16, 08/22/2019

In an All-Gender Cabin, Summer Campers ‘Don’t Have to Hide’ For gender-nonconforming campers, a new all-gender cabin at Camp Tawonga was a rare respite from the outside world, where bullying and the feeling of ...
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How a Conservative News Site Thrived on Facebook and Google The Western Journal has had one of the biggest online audiences. But it now finds itself clashing with Silicon Valley tech giants. Here are highlights...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Ransomware Attacks Are Testing Resolve of Cities Across America As hackers lock up networks that power police forces and utilities, municipalities must operate with hobbled computer systems, and decide whether to p...
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Boxing News at Five: Fury claims he would beat Ruiz Jnr with one hand, Kovalev says he received “substantial” offer to fight Canelo Tyson Fury believes Andy Ruiz Jnr would be an easy fight for him, and Sergey Kovalev explains why he had to knock back Canelo Alvarez fight offer The ...
18:16, 08/22/2019

NHS worker who blackmailed Grindr dates with naked photos is jailed An NHS hospital worker who blackmailed a string of online dates by threatening to send naked pictures to their friends and family has been jailed for ...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Amrou Greenidge: Tributes to 'talented' former Taekwondo star killed in 'deliberate' hit-and-run A teenager suspected of being killed in a deliberate hit-and-run was a "phenomenally talented" junior Taekwondo champion who had represented Great Bri...
18:16, 08/22/2019

The Londoner: C4 Byrne scorches Boris and Corbyn C4 news chief suggests deploying the Queen as a journalist | Caroline Lucas on her all female cabinet | Gwyneth Paltrow's book curator | Humphrys and ...
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Mike Pompeo in bid to end Donald Trump's Greenland purchase row with Danish 'ally' US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has tried to patch up the diplomatic row with "ally" Denmark over Donald Trump's claim that America is interested in...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Inmate violence up 50 per cent at London prison Wormwood Scrubs The number of assaults has risen sharply at a London prison involved in a flagship government violence-reduction project, the Ministry of Justice admi...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Property millionaire who posted video of burning Grenfell Tower effigy: Public did not understand 'joke' A property millionaire accused of causing public outrage with a video of a Grenfell Tower effigy being burned on a bonfire said the public did not und...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Simon Cheng missing: China says Foreign Office worker detained in country arrested over 'solicitation of prostitution' China has said it detained a Foreign Office worker employed in Hong Kong for "solicitation of prostitution", according to a state-backed paper in the ...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Paralympic gold medallist humiliated and in tears after being left stranded in wheelchair on train An eight-time Paralympic gold medallist says she was reduced to tears after she was left stranded on train when the operator failed to provide her wit...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Number of EU citizens coming to UK for jobs halves since 2016 Brexit vote The number of EU citizens moving to this country for jobs has halved since the Brexit referendum despite continuing levels of high overall net migrati...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Opposition MPs agree to meet Jeremy Corbyn in bid to block no-deal Brexit Senior opposition leaders have agreed to meet Jeremy Corbyn next week in Westminster to discuss plans to prevent the UK crashing out of the EU without...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Yousef Makki: MP questions whether defendants would have gone free if they were 'black state school pupils' An MP has questioned the verdicts in the Yousef Makki murder trial and whether the teenagers would have been acquitted of murder if they had been blac...
18:16, 08/22/2019

Rising temperatures will make Hajj pilgrimage 'dangerous' British Muslims are being urged to take the lead on fighting climate change as a study suggests rising temperatures will make pilgrimages to Mecca dan...
17:48, 08/22/2019

We could use bees' honey to track environmental lead pollution Honey is a surprisingly effective tool for monitoring the levels of lead in the environment. It could be used in places where sampling is hard to orga...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Amazon Alexa will soon help people check in on aging relatives As Amazon looks for ways to get its technology into the hands of seniors, insurers such as State Farm are working to provide additional services to cu...
17:48, 08/22/2019

I Get More Excited About Old Games On Switch Than New Ones I’ve spent much of the last week staring at the Switch eShop page for the Grandia HD Collection willing myself not to buy it. For me, it is probably t...
17:48, 08/22/2019

The Guy From The Big Short Is Investing Big In GameStop Common wisdom in the video game world is that GameStop is on its way out thanks to the rise of digital distribution, but hedge fund operator Michael B...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Bird Twitter Is My Oasis in Internet Hell Browsing the internet generally feels exhausting for me. Mostly, it’s because everything is bad. The websites I once visited for “fun” are now saturat...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Look At This Gosh-Darn Pretty Gaming PC If I wanted to, I could put together a gaming PC with many of the same parts as this desktop by boutique system builder CLX, but I could never make it...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Thursday's Best Deals: Free Ground Beef, Simplehuman Dish Rack, PUMA, and More A Butcher Box Ground Beef Welcome Offer, a simplehuman Kitchen Steel Frame Dish Rack, and a 50% off sale at PUMA lead off Thursday’s best deals from a...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Sebastian manned sub explores Titanic wreck Sebastian-based Triton Submarines and explorer Victor Vescovo took submersible to the Titanic wreck in a series of historic dives between July 29 and ...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Qantas tests 19-hour, nonstop flights to Australia Qantas is flying Boeing 787s from New York and London to Sydney to study the effect of ultra-long-haul flights on the human body.    &...
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Air traveler accused of punching pilot at Las Vegas airport gate Authorities say an air traveler was detained by Las Vegas police after he punched an airline pilot at a McCarran International Airport gate.  &#...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Qantas Airways is testing ultra long-haul 19-hour flights to see how crew, pilots respond Australian airline Qantas announced Thursday that it's testing out nonstop service from New York and London to Sydney, estimated to take 19 hours...
17:48, 08/22/2019

This is how Google Flights will guarantee cheapest airline prices Book a flight now, and Google Flights’ says they’ll make sure you get the best price. Buzz60’s Elitsa Bizios reports.   &...
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10 great accessible adventures for ordinary travelers, from whitewater rafting to ziplines You don’t have to be a superjock or a reality show contestant to have an extreme travel adventure. Here are 10 great activities for normal folks...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Real adventures for normal people: Drive a NASCAR course, paddle Class 4 rapids You don't have to be an elite adventurer to paddle West Virginia's world-class rapids, drive a NASCAR course or bungee-jump off a Chinese s...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Macron firm on backstop as Brexit talks with British prime minister continue British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on Thursday to discuss a new deal for Britain to leave ...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Britain answers China claim consulate employee engaged prostitutes China's latest claim a British consulate officer is being detained in the mainland for "soliciting prostitutes" is being met with demands for more inf...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Qantas to test 19-hour flights between Sydney and New York City, London Australian carrier Qantas announced Thursday it will test new 19-hour routes from both London and New York City to Sydney this year, to see if it's a ...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Relentless sequence of disasters in Asia-Pacific ‘sign of things to come’, cautions UN regional body Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, are n...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Plague-ridden prairie dogs force cancellation of Phish camping event This is probably not what Phish had in mind when they wrote their 1994 single, “Down with Disease.” Self-proclaimed “Phans” of...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Singer Drake White: I’m battling the rare brain disorder AVM Country musician Drake White, who collapsed last week while performing on stage in Roanoke, Va., has revealed he was diagnosed with with a debilitatin...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Review: ‘Brittany Runs a Marathon’ is a sweet millennial wake-up call During some early scenes, you’d be forgiven for thinking that “Brittany Runs a Marathon” is yet another night-of-drunken-antics comedy — with Fireball...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Review: ‘Jacob’s Ladder’ remake should have aimed higher As an exploration of post-traumatic stress disorder in US war veterans, the psychological thriller “Jacob’s Ladder” was ripe for an ...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Kirsten Dunst takes down a ‘Florida’ pyramid scheme in new comedy Disney World’s central Florida location serves as a symbol for the characters in Showtime’s new dark comedy “On Becoming a God in Central Florida.” Th...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Critics say ‘It Chapter 2’ starring Bill Hader deserves an Oscar It isn’t often that critics go nuts over a sequel — or a sequel to a horror movie, for that matter. But early praise for “It Chapter 2,...
17:48, 08/22/2019

‘Queer Eye’ fans trash Karamo for calling Sean Spicer a ‘sweet guy’ The controversial choice of former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer for this season of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” already caused longtime h...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Ex-president cronies tried to break him out of jail in Sudan Sudan's former president Omar al-Bashir appeared in a Khartoum court for the first day of his high-profile corruption trial on Monday, against a backd...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Africa begins countdown to being polio free Africa has gone three years without a case of wild polio being detected, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday, a significant milestone in t...
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Telling Lies review – endless possibilities in brilliant detective story While untangling a web of lies players are tantalisingly close to the characters in this believable world created by Sam BarlowPC; Mac; iOSSuspense, p...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Will Argentina’s economy do the dead cat bounce? Argentina is about to default; again. It will be the ninth time in the past 200 years, and the Latin American sovereign is about to test its ability t...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Syrian Is Convicted in Stabbing Death That Set Off Riots in Germany An asylum seeker was found guilty of manslaughter in the death of a German man last year in the eastern city of Chemnitz that added fuel to an anti-im...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Rohingya Muslims Are Supposed to Be Going Back to Myanmar. Why Aren’t They? Fear of more ethnic cleansing has kept hundreds of thousands of Rohingya from returning. But both Bangladesh and Myanmar have kept up the claim that a...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins Reveals His Top Tips for Video Game Domination It’s time to Get Good with Tyler Blevins, a.k.a. Ninja, one of the most famous and highest-paid e-sports athletes around. That’s the title...
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Apple Is Planning New iPhones, iPads and MacBooks This Year. Here’s What to Know Apple is readying a clutch of new hardware for the coming weeks and months, including “Pro” iPhones, upgrades to iPads and its largest lap...
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MoviePass confirms breach that leaked credit card numbers On Tuesday TechCrunch reported that security researcher Mossab Hussein, with the firm SpiderSilk, found an exposed, unencrypted MoviePass database wit...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Chicago will test Samsung's DeX in-vehicle solution in cop cars Samsung created an in-vehicle version of its DeX platform in hopes that it can replace the computers cops and first responders have to carry around. N...
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Singapore forgoes Tesla's electric 'lifestyle' for buses Singapore is in no rush to adopt a certain brand of electric car. In an interview with Bloomberg published today, a government minister offered a rebu...
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PlayStation Vue gets college football and NHL hockey channels Sony's live internet TV service may have raised its prices recently, but it's also adding new channels that make it look like an even better...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Tesla suspension update helps Model S and Model X high-speed driving Tesla has piloted a unique way of updating its vehicles' software to add new features and safety improvements remotely. It has adjusted Autopilot...
17:16, 08/22/2019

EVgo and Electrify America let you charge your EV with just one account EVgo and Electrify America have announced a partnership that will make it less of a hassle for EV owners to find a charge. Drivers will be able to acc...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Spotify triples its free Premium trial period to three months Spotify is fighting back against the threat of Apple Music by extending free trials of its Premium subscription to match its rival. Both companies wan...
17:16, 08/22/2019

The Morning After: The Apple Card is incompatible with leather Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Ready to take a ride in a flying taxi? Cool, just try to find a place to put your Apple Card where it isn'...
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‘Disintegration’ is a tactical shooter that questions transhumanism At a glance, Disintegration looks a tad generic. The battle-ready robots, dressed in fashionable jackets and scarves, feel like they were ripped strai...
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'Blacksad' is a promising detective game based on a cult comic Blacksad is a long-running graphic novel series that covers some heavy topics through a noir detective window. Set in the 1950s, it follows hardboiled...
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'Blair Witch' expertly remixes horror gaming's greatest hits Blair Witch is scary. That's not a revelation for most people, considering the pop culture status the movie achieved when it came out in 1999, us...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Google Photos' face-grouping feature comes to Europe Google Photos recently hit one billion users after being spun out from Google+ just four years ago. One reason the product grew so quickly is its freq...
17:16, 08/22/2019

What to expect at IFA 2019 There's just one big technology show before the end of the year, IFA, where we'll see the last goodies revealed before everyone goes into bu...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Android Q is now simply Android 10 Google has finally revealed Android Q's release name, and it's not Quiche, Quinoa or Quesadilla. In fact, it's not named after any dess...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Russia tests new Soyuz rocket by sending a humanoid robot to the ISS Russia's space agency, Roscosmos, has just launched a new Soyuz booster on a trip to the ISS. Unlike other Soyuz flights that blast off to bring ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

iPhone Pro, new iPad and 16-inch MacBook Pro details emerge As usual before the fall, Apple's next batch of products are coming into focus. A Bloomberg report has given us our best glimpse yet at the new h...
17:16, 08/22/2019

The EU may give citizens more control of their facial recognition data The EU may impose strict limits on the use of facial recognition technology. According to Financial Times, the European Commission is working on laws ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Hyundai teases all-electric concept '45' for Frankfurt By Jonathon Ramsey Didn't see this one coming. Hyundai has teased the electric concept it's taking to next month's Frankfurt Motor Sho...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Are Samsung’s Galaxy Buds the wireless headphones you’ve dreamed of? While Samsung has dabbled in true wireless headphones before, this year it finally released a set designed specifically for its Galaxy lineup: the Gal...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Google proposes new privacy standards to protect web browsing data Google is stepping up its efforts to limit web fingerprinting and otherwise protect your privacy while keeping its ad business intact. The internet g...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Stocks edge down as investors crave clarity on Fed stance Share markets slipped on Thursday as uncertainty over the outlook for U.S. interest rate cuts left investors on edge, with the release of minutes from...
17:16, 08/22/2019

South Korea's top court to rule on Samsung heir's bribery case on August 29 South Korea's Supreme Court is to rule next Thursday on whether to uphold a reduced sentence given to Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee or ask an appeals ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Factbox: Walmart and Tesla fought in private long before solar lawsuit Walmart Inc has sued Tesla Inc , accusing it of "years of gross negligence and failure to live up to industry standards" that led to several fires at...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Swiss telco Sunrise fights to save $6.4 billion Liberty deal Swiss telecoms firm Sunrise Communications on Thursday stepped up efforts to rescue its takeover of Liberty Global's Swiss unit amid criticism from it...
17:16, 08/22/2019

As U.S. watchdog retreats, mortgage firms reprise cozy marketing arrangements U.S. mortgage firms are getting back into joint marketing and advertising arrangements, reviving a controversial practice that was effectively banned ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Volkswagen says it is not interested in buying a Tesla stake Volkswagen on Thursday denied a media report which suggested that the German carmaker was interested in buying a stake in United States electric car ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Oil rises further above $60, Jackson Hole summit in focus Oil rose further above $60 a barrel on Thursday, supported by a drop in U.S. crude inventories and OPEC-led supply cuts, although worries about the gl...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Mediaset files complaint against Vivendi with Italy watchdog Mediaset has filed a complaint with Italy's market watchdog, accusing shareholder Vivendi of leaking information with a view to scuppering its corpo...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Volkswagen not interested in buying Tesla stake Volkswagen said on Thursday it was not interested in taking a stake in Tesla , denying a media report that CEO Herbert Diess wanted to buy shares in ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Explainer: What are the obstacles to Bayer settling Roundup lawsuits? Bayer AG is in mediation to potentially settle thousands of U.S. lawsuits claiming that the company's Roundup weed killer causes cancer, but some lega...
17:16, 08/22/2019

U.S. jobless claims fall in sign of labor market strength The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell sharply last week, suggesting the labor market was holding firm despite a m...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Wall Street gains as retail earnings highlight consumer confidence U.S. stocks rose broadly on Thursday as strong results from retailers bolstered confidence in consumer demand, while investors look ahead to Federal R...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Ford names new president for China joint venture to deepen alliance amid falling sales Ford Motor Co on Thursday named Steven Armstrong president of the Changan Ford joint venture in China to deepen the alliance and push for more models...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Pompeo says U.S. officials are focusing on release of two Canadians in China U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday assured Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that American officials were working to free two Canadi...
17:16, 08/22/2019

China buys U.S. soybeans after declaring ban on American farm goods China snapped up a small volume of U.S. soybeans last week after pledging to halt purchases of American farm products due to the escalating trade war ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Netflix will release 41 new original movies and shows in September – here’s the complete list Netflix announced its full schedule of new September 2019 releases yesterday, and it also ran down all the content currently in its catalog that will ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Germany unveils plan for climate-friendly aviation The German government wants to promote a culture of innovation to develop CO2-neutral aviation. Chancellor Merkel has said Germany must develop more a...
17:16, 08/22/2019

German foreign minister urges Russia, Ukraine to revive peace talks Germany's top diplomat Heiko Maas said the war in eastern Ukraine "must be stopped." while meeting his Russian colleague Sergey Lavrov in Moscow. The ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Can Trump prevent a US recession in election year? Donald Trump is pressuring the Fed to stave off a sharp economic downturn as he seeks reelection in 2020. The feelgood effects of his $1.5 billion pro...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Indonesia blocks internet in Papua amid unrest Indonesian authorities imposed an internet blackout in Indonesian-ruled parts of New Guinea after violent unrest. The move aims to stop the spread of ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Reenactments: Playing war in the midst of peace Whether it's Waterloo or Stalingrad, battle reenactments are booming. In Weimar, things are less bloody: There, the excerpts of parliamentarians from ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Kosovo lawmakers dissolve parliament, open way to election Kosovo is headed for a snap election after its lawmakers voted to dissolve the national assembly. Previously, Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj resigned...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Sydney parents who fed daughter growth-stunting vegan diet avoid jail The toddler suffered from severe malnutrition due to being fed a conservative vegan diet. A judge said the nutrition was "completely inadequate" for a...
17:16, 08/22/2019

South Korea scraps intelligence sharing with Japan South Korea has cut intelligence cooperation with Japan in the latest tit-for-tat escalation between the two countries. The decision is a blow to the ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Macron dampens Johnson's plan to renegotiate Brexit The details of the Irish backstop continued to split European leaders as British PM Johnson met French President Macron. Macron called the backstop "i...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Chemnitz: Syrian asylum-seeker convicted of killing that sparked far-right riots Alaa S. has been sentenced to nine years and six months for the killing of Daniel H. Chemnitz has done a lot to try and alter its image since the deat...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Get paid for a home loan: European lenders turning banking on its head European banks are twisting traditional economics of lending and borrowing to cope with years of sub-zero rates. With more easing expected, the lender...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Bundesliga: Build around Philipe Coutinho and Bayern can excel Bayern Munich have been crying out for a new playmaker to excel in the No.10 role. In recent years, Mario Götze and James Rodriguez have failed to tru...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Why is Donald Trump ignoring Germany? With Trump due to attend the G-7 in France and later visit Poland, many are wondering why a stop-over with Angela Merkel in Berlin isn't on the list. ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Russia sends robot Fedor into space for mission with ISS A Russian humanoid robot has started his journey to the International Space Station, serving as a mechanical passenger for a new type of rocket. The S...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Germany's surprising pick for the 2020 Oscars: 'System Crasher' A courageous decision for a courageous film: Nora Fingscheidt's debut film "System Crasher" has been selected to represent Germany at the 2020 Academy...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Dynamic career women from Africa coming together in Germany Eight female founders from Ghana, Kenya and South Africa are currently in Berlin as part of the Female Tech Business in Africa program. They want to n...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Syria to let civilians flee rebel-held Idlib via humanitarian corridor The northwestern region of Syria has been held by rebels over the last seven years. Damascus has said a humanitarian corridor will allow "civilians wh...
17:16, 08/22/2019

ThyssenKrupp sues EU for blocking Tata merger German steel giant ThyssenKrupp has said the European Commission was "too far-reaching and wrong" in blocking a merger with Tata Steel. ThyssenKrupp h...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Promoted | Vauxhall Crossland X: Designed for family life (part 1) With lots of luggage space and clever features that make long journeys easier and more comfortable, Vauxhall’s mid-size SUV is perfect for busy famili...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Volkswagen to reveal new logo at Frankfurt motor show Current logo has "become a bit heavy" according to Volkswagen's marketing boss Redesigned emblem will arrive alongside the pioneering ID 3 electric ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Peugeot opens UK order books for new 208 and e-208 Peugeot's all-new 208 is available from £16,250 with a petrol engine and £25,050 in electric form Orders are now being taken for Peugeot's new 208, i...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Opel Corsa-e becomes first electric customer rally car Vauxhall's sibling brand builds sub-£46,000 hardcore Corsa-e Rally to take part in one-make German race series Vauxhall's sister brand, Opel, has rel...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Opinion: Why Volkswagen needs to reinvent its image A new logo is just the beginning of a brand-wide revamp that seeks to draw a line under Dieselgate It’s not hyperbole to say the Volkswagen ID 3 will...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Autocar Heroes: Greatest Porsche GTs - new Cayman GT4 meets GT3 RS and GT2 RS Which is the best Weissach-developed Porsche of the last decade? Is it a 911 - or does the new Cayman GT4 take top honours? We've been finding out Po...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Car ownership “not compatible” with emissions targets Government science and technology committee claims even EVs won't help to achieve targets and calls for petrol and diesel ban to be brought forward P...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Watch: Mike Moustakas homer leads Brewers over Cardinals Mike Moustakas paced the Milwaukee Brewers to a victory against the St. Louis Cardinals with a mammoth three-run homer in the first inning of the 5-3 ...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Vivo iQoo Pro Launched, to Be Offered in 4G and 5G Variants Vivo has become the latest smartphone maker to launch a 5G smartphone. The Chinese company on Thursday introduced the new iQoo Pro 5G Edition at a pre...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Pompeo: US focused on helping detained Canadians in China U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says it’s wrong that China is detaining two Canadians and the Trump administration is focused on helping the two b...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Some Egyptian rights activists dismiss country’s new NGO law Some Egyptian human rights activists hailed the country’s new law regulating non-governmental organizations as a step forward, while others dismissed ...
16:48, 08/22/2019

4 Delightful Ladoo Recipes That Are Refined Sugar Free And Incredibly Nutritious Ladoos are sweet balls made of various flours and spices are rolled with hands and held together with copious amounts of ghee. Here are 4 recipes of i...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Slurp Alert! 5 Delicious Blueberry Desserts To Prepare At Home Craving sinful desserts that are easy to make, delicious yet different? Here is blueberry getting you all of that and more! Prepare beautiful blueberr...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Pair Your Favourite Comfort Food With This Super Healthy Three-Pepper Dip   While there is no dearth of dip recipes out there on the internet these days, we've got you a healthy and tasty dip recipe that is an interesting comb...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Indian Packaged Food And Drinks Unhealthiest Among 12 Countries The survey conducted by George Institute for Global Health ranked Indian packaged food products lowest among the various food items analysed. Packaged...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Florida man charged for stash of Trump-shaped ecstasy pills A Florida man who was found to have ecstasy pills shaped like U.S. President Donald Trump's head has been charged with unlawful possession of controll...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Employee of Britain's Hong Kong mission held in China over prostitution: report An employee of the British consulate in Hong Kong has been detained in China for involvement in prostitution, the state-backed Global Times newspaper ...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Banks call for order in Hong Kong as jewelers warn of trade fair dud Hong Kong banks published full-page newspaper ads calling for law and order in the Chinese-ruled city and international jewelers sought the rescheduli...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Japan foreign minister says South Korea's move 'completely mistaken response' Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono on Thursday criticized South Korea for terminating an intelligence agreement between the two countries, calling it...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Japan summons South Korean ambassador as row deepens Japan on Thursday summoned the South Korean ambassador to protest Seoul's decision to scrap an intelligence-sharing agreement with Tokyo, Japanese For...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Merkel: '30 days' Brexit remarks were meant to highlight urgency German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she had not given Britain 30 days to find a solution for the so-called Irish backstop but had wanted to highlight...
16:48, 08/22/2019

FM says Norway deliberating response to U.S.' Gulf naval mission plan Norway's foreign minister said on Thursday it was deliberating how to respond to a U.S proposal on forming an international mission to safeguard shipp...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Three South Koreans die in Hungary rail crossing crash Three South Korean citizens died in Hungary in an accident late on Wednesday, when the car in which they were traveling was hit by a train, local poli...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Iranian tanker wanted by U.S. not heading to Greece: Greek prime minister An Iranian tanker which the United States wants seized is not heading towards Greece as it sails through the Mediterranean, Greek Prime Minister Kyrik...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Canary Islands wildfire stable but continues to burn, acting PM says A wildfire in the popular tourist island of Gran Canaria has been stabilised but continues to burn, Spain's acting prime minister said on Thursday, pr...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Too late for new Brexit deal, France's Macron tells Johnson French President Emmanuel Macron told Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday that there was not enough time to wholly rewrite Britain's Brexit divor...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Uganda demands financial records, donor lists of NGOs Non-governmental organizations in Uganda have been told to submit financial information including budgets and donor lists to the authorities, an offic...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Syrian offensive puts Turkish troops and border plans in peril Syrian army advances in northwest Syria are putting Turkish troops in the firing line and threaten Ankara's hopes of preventing a new wave of refugees...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Pompeo says his U.S. team is focused on gaining release of Canadians in China U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, during a meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Ottawa, said his team is working on getting two C...
16:48, 08/22/2019

China blames Canada for difficulties in relationship, demands Huawei executive be freed China's embassy in Canada said on Thursday that bilateral ties were suffering "gross difficulties," and demanded Ottawa free Huawei Technologies Co Lt...
16:48, 08/22/2019

German court convicts Syrian over stabbing that triggered Chemnitz riots A Syrian man was sentenced to nine and a half years in prison by a German court on Thursday over the fatal stabbing of a man in the eastern city of Ch...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Italy's PD raises the bar for possible government with 5-Star Italy's center-left Democratic Party on Thursday set tough new conditions for forming a coalition with the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement, making ...
16:48, 08/22/2019

CBO says Trump's tariffs hurting economic growth The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said Wednesday that the White House's trade policies, in particular its use of tariffs, has become a drag ...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Boeing to hire 'few hundred' workers to support grounded 737 MAX Boeing needs a “few hundred” temporary employees to help oversee its grounded fleet of 737 MAX jets as the company works to return the planes to the s...
16:48, 08/22/2019

No mention of 'Medicare for all' from Warren or Sanders at union event Presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, speaking at an Iowa labor event for 2020 Democrats, both conspicuously omitted one of the...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Democrats want to keep tariffs off EU olive oil Nineteen lawmakers wrote U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer Wednesday to demand that the U.S. ensure that olive oil imported from Europe rema...
16:48, 08/22/2019

AFL-CIO's Trumka warns Democratic union endorsement not automatic AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka warned Democrats on Wednesday that they could not take union endorsements for granted and would have to meet a higher...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Alibaba Postpones Hong Kong Listing as Protests Roil Markets The Chinese e-commerce giant delayed plans to sell potentially billions of dollars worth of shares in the market, which has fallen as tensions have wo...
16:48, 08/22/2019

Italy's 'unnecessary' political crisis could turn out to be a positive for Rome, analyst says Markets pay particular attention to Italy's spending, given its public debt pile. This stands at above 130% of its growth rate, one of the highes...
16:48, 08/22/2019

It's still a 'two-horse race' for Project Sunrise planes: Qantas Alan Joyce, CEO of Qantas, says ultra-long haul trial flights from New York or London to Sydney will help the company to test out fatigue risk managem...
16:16, 08/22/2019

| Trump slams Danish PM's 'nasty' rejection of Greenland deal Donald Trump has snapped back at the Danish prime minister's "nasty" dismissal of his attempts to purchase Greenland, heightening a row which has alre...
16:16, 08/22/2019

| MIT professor quits in protest over lab links to Epstein The head of a research centre at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has said he will quit in protest after the revelation of financial ties bet...
16:16, 08/22/2019

| What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France? There were cries of "Stop Brexit" from the crowd gathered in Berlin afternoon, as UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met German Chancellor Angela Merkel ...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Yet Another Health Problem Linked to Air Pollution: Eye Disease It’s no secret that air pollution isn’t good for your health. In particular, exposure to the byproducts of burning the fuel that powers mo...
16:16, 08/22/2019

How Toyota got so big and why it wants to be less 'boring' Toyota's revolutionary approach to manufacturing turned it from a tiny Japanese automotive latecomer into one of the biggest car companies in the...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Congress' Students Body Blackens Bust Of Veer Savarkar Installed At DU The Congress-affiliated NSUI on Thursday said it blackened the bust of Veer Savarkar while garlanding the busts of Bhagat Singh and Netaji Subhas Chan...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Ajay Kumar Bhalla Is New Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla, currently serving as an officer on special duty in the home ministry, was appointed as the new Union home secretary on Thursday, an...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Congress Trying To Convert Corruption To Revolution: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Hitting out at the Congress for strongly backing P Chidambaram in the INX Media case, Union minister and senior BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thur...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Shashi Tharoor Gets Stay On Arrest Over "Hindu Pakistan" Comment The Calcutta High Court has stayed an arrest warrant issued against Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for a remark made in Kerala last year regarding the for...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Accords Under Rajiv Gandhi Strengthened Indian Union: Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday recalled his father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's achievement of concluding the Punjab, Assam and ...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Nirav Modi To Remain In Custody In UK Prison Until September 19 Fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi, wanted in India in connection with the nearly USD 2 billion Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud and money launderin...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Three Elephants Killed After Being Hit By Iron Ore-Laden Truck In Odisha Three elephants were killed after being hit by a truck on a national highway in Odisha's Keonjhar district early on Thursday, a forest official said....
16:16, 08/22/2019

Trinamool Leader Accused Of Raping Woman Who Wanted "Cut Money" Returned A Trinamool leader and three of his accomplices have been accused of gang-raping a woman in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district for demanding that he re...
16:16, 08/22/2019

"Based On Case Diary": Arguments In Court As CBI Produces P Chidambaram Approver is a status and not evidence in a case, Congress's Abhishek Manu Singhvi said today while representing former Union minister P Chidambaram. T...
16:16, 08/22/2019

"Living In Fools' Paradise": Ghulam Nabi Azad At J&K Protest In Delhi Earlier this week Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra hit out at the centre over the alleged arrests and claimed the BJP was eroding the ...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Court Directs Case Be Filed Against Ajit Pawar, 70 Others In Bank Scam The Bombay High Court directed Mumbai Police's Economic Offences Wing (EOW) on Thursday to register a First Information Report (FIR) against Nationali...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Salem-Chennai Road Project Of "National Importance", Top Court Told The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) told the Supreme Court on Thursday that the Rs 10,000 crore Salem-Chennai 8-lane green corridor road p...
16:16, 08/22/2019

"No Question I Haven't Answered": Chidambaram Rejects CBI Claim In Court Former Union Minister P Chidambaram today rejected the prosecution's claim that he was not cooperating with investigation agencies in an alleged money...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Demonising PM Modi All The Time Won't Help: Jairam Ramesh To Opposition Prime Minister Narendra Modi's governance model is not a "complete negative story" and not recognizing his work and demonizing him all the time is not...
16:16, 08/22/2019

P Chidambaram's Arrest Attempt To Silence Him: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury Leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury Thursday criticised the BJP government for pursuing vendetta politics against the party's ...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Bhupinder Singh Hooda Appears Before CBI In Land Allotment Cases The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will file its reply at a Panchkula court on September 18 on the National Herald publisher Associated Journal...
16:16, 08/22/2019

"We've Said Enough": Zomato Boss Over Restaurants Body 'Logout' Protests After a couple of letters from Zomato failed to pacify President of the National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) Rahul Singh to stop the #logou...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Setback For Jagan Reddy After Court Stays Multi-Crore Polavaram Tenders Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy suffered a setback today after the Andhra Pradesh High Court issued interim orders cancelling a closure notice sent t...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Officer Probing Case Involving P Chidambaram Transferred To Delhi Police Investigating officer in the INX Media case involving senior Congress leader and former finance minister P Chidambaram, Rakesh Ahuja, has been transfe...
16:16, 08/22/2019

The best design events for day trips: craft and fine arts exhibitions within easy reach of London From William Morris prints in West Sussex to a celebration of craftsmanship and design in the Cotswolds, here are the best design events outside of Lo...
16:16, 08/22/2019

How to introduce bold colours into your home: four easy ways to brighten up your interiors Four interiors experts — all judges of this year's Evening Standard Home Design Awards — reveal easy ways to be brave with bold colours in your home....
16:16, 08/22/2019

Extending into the garden: can we make structural changes to our leasehold flat and what permissions do we need to get? My girlfriend and I live in a ground-floor flat with a leasehold and we'd like to extend our kitchen into the garden. Can we do this and do we need wr...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Summer scents: the best candles and diffusers to buy for your home From soft, subtle scents to dramatic, bold blends, these home fragrances have every preference covered — whether a gift for you, your guests or your h...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Buy a castle and a Lordship: original ballroom and rose garden for sale at Lancashire castle visited by Charlotte Brontë The Jane Eyre author and art critic John Ruskin were among famous visitors to the property, nestled between the Lake District and the the Yorkshire Da...
16:16, 08/22/2019

Here's how gender wage gap affects black women, who are paid 61 cents for every $1 for white males Thursday marks Black Women's Equal Pay Day, which is when the combination of their wages so far this year, plus all of their 2018 income, matches...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Android Q is officially named Android 10 Google has announced that Android Q will now come with an all-new, rather boring name: Android 10. This bucks the trend of Android operating systems b...
15:48, 08/22/2019

South Americans lead the charge in a Vuelta lacking star names "South America has become a hotbed of elite cycling in recent years and could be set for a hat-trick of Grand Tour wins as the Vuelta a Espana begins ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Blazin' Saddles: La Vuelta a Espana - 7 key stages of the 2019 race "Starting with a team time trial in Torrevieja and finishing in Madrid with a showpiece circuit race in the Spanish capital, the 2019 Vuelta a Espana ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Real Madrid tempt PSG with astonishing €100m + Bale, Navas AND James bid for Neymar – Euro Papers "Real Madrid are willing to lose three of their biggest-name players to try and secure Neymar’s signature ahead of Barcelona, according to reports in ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

An African American mother and daughter journey to their family's past in Ghana Halfway across the Atlantic Ocean, the plane carrying Tani Sanchez and her daughter Tani Sylvester on a heritage tour to Ghana crossed paths with a po...
15:48, 08/22/2019

London Zoo launches its trickiest annual task - the weigh-in Bullfrogs, pythons and penguins were among creatures being coaxed onto the scales at London Zoo this week for the annual check on their weight and siz...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Three Men In the Past Month Have Been Arrested for Allegedly Threatening Shootings at Abortion Clinics A man was arrested and charged Wednesday after he allegedly posted threats online that he was going to “shoot up” a Planned Parenthood abortion clinic...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Trump Is Reportedly Being a Raging Anti-Semite Because He's Mad Jews Don't Like Him More You may be wondering why President Trump has been getting so anti-Semitic lately. The short answer is that he is an anti-Semite. But a new Washington ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Spider-Man may exit MCU, Sony and Disney don't do deal Negotiations broke down between Disney and Sony Pictures for future Spider-Man films, sending fans into a panic.        ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

The first film from the Obamas’ production company is fantastic; here's what to expect next 'American Factory,' an outstanding first film from Barack and Michelle Obama's Higher Ground Productions, has hit Netflix.   ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie take on Fox News in 'Bombshell' Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie star in the drama "Bombshell," about the women who took down Fox News' Roger Ailes.   ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Jillian Bell, the comedy world's secret weapon, breaks out in 'Brittany Runs a Marathon' As Jillian Bell's acclaimed dramedy "Brittany Runs a Marathon" hits theaters, we look back at all the times she was a secret comedy MVP.  &...
15:48, 08/22/2019

'A Dog's Journey' bloopers: Watch what happens when a squirrel drives the dog stars nuts Shooting with real pooches in "A Dog's Journey" leads to unexpected moments, such as when a squirrel dropped in. More from the home release bloop...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Charlize Theron is dead ringer for Megyn Kelly in tense first trailer for 'Bombshell' Check out the tense first look at "Bombshell," the upcoming Lionsgate film about the sexual misconduct allegations against Fox News CEO Roger Ailes. ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

'Lady and the Tramp': Monte the dog goes from shelter to movie mutt starring role The first look of the live-action "Lady and the Tramp" has dropped. Meet the shelter rescue dog who is now starring as Tramp.     ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

All 43 movies that hit $1 billion at the box office (including 'Toy Story 4') From "The Dark Knight" to "Avengers: Endgame" and "Toy Story 4," all the movies that have earned $1 billion or more at the worldwide box office. ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

'Burn' trailer: Josh Hutcherson, Tilda Cobham-Harvey star in dark drama Tilda Cobham-Harvey, Suki Waterhouse and Josh Hutcherson star in the dark drama "Burn," written and directed by Mike Gan.     ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

'Bombshell': How much do Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman resemble their Fox News figures? Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman take on Fox News personalities in "Bombshell." See how closely the actors resemble their real-life counterparts: &#...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Poem: Brute Strength Skaja conjures the searing history of a jagged relationship, then mixes a tonic for it: images, elegies and invocations that let the speaker reinvent ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Kia To Start Second Shift At Anantapur Plant To Reduce Waiting Period The Kia Seltos has garnered over 32,000 bookings and has a waiting period of six to eight weeks, which has prompted the carmaker to add a second shift...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Kia Seltos: Key Features Explained In Detail Kia Motors is offering 16 trim combinations on the Seltos and with three engine and four transmission options. There are also separate trims- GT Line ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Watch: New 'Ad Astra' trailer previews Brad Pitt space adventure five stories high A new trailer for the Brad Pitt starring space adventure, "Ad Astra," previews some of the spectacles the film will present on IMAX screen five storie...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Watch: 'Bombshell': Charlize Theron, Margot Robbie, Nicole Kidman bring Fox News scandal to life in teaser Charlize Theron, Margot Robbie and Nicole Kidman star together in the first teaser trailer for "Bombshell" which follows the real-life scandal at Fox ...
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'Bachelorette' Rachel Lindsay is coming after people who ghosted their exes for MTV 'MTV's Ghosted: Love Gone Missing' has tapped 'Bachelorette' Rachel Lindsay to co-host with Travis Mills. The series will investigate people who disap...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Watch: Amazon announces streaming date for Mindy Kaling's 'Late Night' "Late Night," written by and starring Mindy Kaling, will come to Amazon Prime in September after its Sundance premiere and summer theatrical engagemen...
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'Rock 'n' Roll High School' 40th anniversary Blu-ray special features announced Shout Factory's 40th anniversary Blu-ray release of The Ramones vehicle "Rock 'n' Roll High School" will be available November 19 with a new 4K scan a...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Mira Sorvino western 'Badland' finds distributor Cinedigm picked up North American distribution rights to "Badland," a western starring Mira Sorvino, Kevin Makely, Trace Adkins, Bruce Dern, Tony Todd...
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Watch: Anna Kendrick hunts a fake terrorist in 'The Day Shall Come' trailer IFC Films released a trailer for their comedy "The Day Shall Come." Anna Kendrick plays a Homeland Security agent hunting a fake terrorist (Merchant D...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Hear THX’s new Deep Note right here The THX Deep Note is changing and it can be heard here first. The iconic audio track has long proceeded movies certified by THX and features the now-...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Peak Design’s Travel Duffel 35L is as simple or as powerful as you need it to be A good, solid duffel bag is a mainstay for many travelers — especially those who like packing up a car for a weekend away, or frequent flyers wh...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Apple reportedly launching new iPhone Pro and iPads with better cameras, 16-inch MacBook Pro and new AirPods Apple is getting ready for its usual fall iPhone launch event, which is rumored to be happening September 10, though the event hasn’t been offic...
15:16, 08/22/2019

The Garmin Forerunner 235 running watch is at its best price ever today Garmin may already have released its Forerunner 245 watch, but if you don't need the latest and greatest technology for your workouts you may wan...
15:16, 08/22/2019

iPhone 11R release date, price, news and leaks Apple is largely expected to release three new iPhone models this year, and among them we’re likely to see a successor to the iPhone XR, which ...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Why encryption matters to your security and privacy Encryption is simply the process of converting information or data into a code that only the selected parties can read. But unlike the substitution co...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Microsoft Surface Pro 5 and 6 are reportedly suffering serious battery problems Surface Pro 5 and 6 hybrids are being affected by frustrating battery issues in some cases, at least going by reports from a number of owners online.T...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Global 5G wireless network infrastructure revenues to double to $4.2b in 2020 Revenues from fifth-generation (5G) wireless network infrastructure are expected to increase by 89 per cent to $4.2 billion globally in 2020 when comp...
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5G infrastructure revenues will nearly double in 2020 Revenue generated from 5G infrastructure will nearly double to $4.2 billion next year, as operators around the world begin to launch next-generation n...
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This cheap web hosting deal gets you a massive discount on our #1 favorite service If you're looking for a new web hosting service for your personal or business website and are short on time, budget or both, then you'll be ...
15:16, 08/22/2019

The flying car designer keeping his eyes on the skies Lilium is a thing of beauty – of that there is no doubt. A fully-electric vertical take-off and landing jet, or eVTOL, the idea was hatched by ...
15:16, 08/22/2019

West Indies vs India live stream: how to watch 2019 Test cricket from anywhere Having lost all three T20 clashes and two ODIs of India's tour, the West Indies will be hoping to turn things around in the series with the longe...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Google Hangouts is hanging on a little longer Earlier this year, Google announced that it would be shutting down Google Hangouts for business users in October 2019. However, the company has now ha...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Amazon Summer Sale sees Fire HD tablets reduced up to 35% The Amazon Summer Sale is here, and if you're looking to pick up a tablet for less than normal, you're in luck – all the Fire HD slat...
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AMD promises a Navi GPU for everyone, from budget efforts to an Nvidia RTX killer AMD believes that its new graphics technology built on RDNA architecture will touch every part of the gaming industry, from mobiles through consoles t...
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Limited time Sony Xperia 10 Plus deal sees price slashed to just £285 The Sony Xperia 10 Plus has never been cheaper than it is right now, thanks to the Amazon end of summer sale - the perfect warm up to Black Friday lat...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Bose adds Home Speaker 300 to its smart speaker range in India Bose is expanding its range of speakers in India with the Home Speaker 300 which aims to deliver the signature Bose audio but also doubles up as a sma...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Amazon Summer Sale is live - great deals on TVs, Kindles, gaming laptops, phones and more The Amazon Sale for those final end-of-summer deals is live now. Seeing as the summer weather looks like its making a comeback this weekend, you'...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 specifications, launch date, price and rumors Xiaomi is gearing up to introduce the Redmi Note 8 series on August 29 at an event in China. The new lineup will follow the company's Redmi Note ...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Celebrate Intel Gamer Days™ with the Legion Trivia Truck at PAX West Intel Gamer Days™ is back and Lenovo Legion will be celebrating with an exciting opportunity at PAX West in Seattle!From August 30 through Sept...
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Vodafone, Idea Data Performance Benefited by Merger, Ookla Claims Ookla noted that both telecom brands have seen significant improvements in data speeds during August 2018 and July 2019. Ookla believes that the subsc...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Poco F1 Gets Extra Rs. 2,000 Exchange Discount on Its Launch Anniversary Poco F1 is celebrating its one-year anniversary, and to celebrate the feat, Xiaomi is offering Rs. 2,000 additional exchange discount on Amazon India ...
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Nokia 7.2 to Feature Circular Triple Camera Setup, Expected to Launch at IFA 2019 Nokia 7.2 is expected to launch at IFA 2019 alongside other Nokia phone models. Ahead of the launch, a leaked live photo has been spotted online that ...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Spotify Extends Its Premium Free Trial to 3 Months Globally Spotify is extending its trial period from one month to three months for new Premium subscribers worldwide, it announced Thursday, matching its bigges...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Watch the Trailer for Netflix's Next Indian Series, Bard of Blood The first Bard of Blood trailer is here. Just a week on from Sacred Games 2, Netflix has begun marketing its next Indian original - Bard of Blood - a ...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Amazon Rainforest Fires May Be Record Setting in Number This Year: NASA Amazon rainforest fires are filling the Brazilian sky with smoke, and NASA says the number of fires in the region this year may have set a new record....
15:16, 08/22/2019

Hackers Attack Indian Healthcare Website, Steal 68 Lakh Records: FireEye FireEye said on Thursday that hackers broke into a leading India-based healthcare website, stealing 68 lakh records containing patient and doctor info...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Latest Windows 10 Preview Build Offers Improved Control Over Restarts Windows 10 beta testers will be able to control how apps resume when you shut down or restart Windows, and submit feedback to the company more easily...
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iPhone Pro Models Said to Indeed Be in the Pipeline for Apple Apple is said to be readying a clutch of new hardware for the coming weeks and months, including "Pro" iPhones, upgrades to iPads and its largest lapt...
15:16, 08/22/2019

HMD Global Will Release an 'Affordable' Nokia 5G Phone Next Year: Report HMD Global, the Nokia brand licensee, is working on a value "flagship" 5G smartphone that will debut next year, the company's Chief Product Officer Ju...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Australia recall batsman Marcus Harris for third Ashes Test at Headingley Opener replaces Cameron Bancroft in tourists’ teamJames Pattinson also called up, replacing Peter SiddleJames Pattinson has returned for the third Ash...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Andy Murray confirms Challenger Tour return at Rafa Nadal Open • Scot drops down a level to build up match fitness• Murray has lost both singles matches since return from injuryAndy Murray will play on the Challen...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Johnny Sexton to miss Ireland’s World Cup warm-up against England • Fly-half has been recovering from thumb strain• Ross Byrne gets chance with Joey Carbery on the sidelinesJohnny Sexton will miss on Ireland’s World ...
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Owen Farrell and George Ford to start for England against Ireland • Jones names strongest XV of World Cup warm-up campaign• Tom Curry and Sam Underhill named as flankers against IrelandOwen Farrell and George Ford wi...
15:16, 08/22/2019

What is going on at Bury Football Club? – video report Bury FC, one of the oldest clubs in the league, could be expelled from the EFL on 23 August unless it can provide financial information to show it can...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Liverpool reveal plan to increase Anfield’s capacity beyond 60,000 • Club ditch original plans for ‘ambitious’ new proposal• Expansion will take place at Anfield Road end of stadiumLiverpool have confirmed they are to...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Lukaku claims Manchester United failed to protect him and he had to leave • Inter striker concluded United wanted him out this summer• Lukaku says he, Pogba and Sánchez were made scapegoatsRomelu Lukaku has claimed Mancheste...
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Junior Agogo, former Ghana and Bristol Rovers forward, dies aged 40 Striker also played for Nottingham Forest and QPRAgogo suffered a stroke in 2015, two years after retirementThe former Ghana international Junior Agog...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Walter Tull: football's hidden pioneer whose story everyone should know One of the first black professional players is too little celebrated and a trip to his ancestral home in Barbados was eye-openingWalter Tull. It’s a n...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Yes, that was Jillian Bell on the jumbotron at a New Kids On The Block show Jillian Bell began her career as a writer on Saturday Night Live, but it wasn’t long before she was stealing scenes in everything from Workaholics and...
15:16, 08/22/2019

HP adds AMD Ryzen processor options to Pavilion Gaming Desktop, Gaming 15 Laptop PCs The Pavilion Gaming 15 is HP's first gaming notebook to feature an AMD processor, while the Pavilion Gaming Desktop gets a fresh chassis design that s...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Facebook releases new tool to block data gathering Soon you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet, or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a long-promised tool that lets...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Pence reaffirms US plans to go to Moon, then Mars Vice President Mike Pence led the 6th meeting of the National Space Council Tuesday, touting America's commitment to space exploration. Pence rea...
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These time-lapses from the space station show off Earth's full beauty Get an astronaut’s view of auroras, stars, and the Milky Way surrounding our beautiful planet. 12,500 images taken by European Space Agency astr...
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Sorry, readers. Your Bluetooth device is a security risk Security researchers say to turn Bluetooth off when you're not using it because it's an easy way for hackers to get to your personal informa...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders changes how Medicare-for-all plan treats union contracts in face of opposition by organized labor Leaders and members of unions have complained to candidates that a single-payer plan would offer weaker coverage than they have negotiated under the c...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Jay Inslee, governor centered on climate change, drops out of presidential race Washington state governor Jay Inslee, who entered the presidential race with an argument that climate change is the central issue of our time, dropped...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Trump, frustrated by unpopularity with Jews, thrusts Israel into his culture war The president’s words about Jews magnify his transactional approach to politics and his miscalculation that his support for Israel should automaticall...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Joe Biden’s campaign plays the electability card: ‘You have to look at who is going to win’ In campaign ads and in comments, the former vice president and his wife are highlighting the idea that he is best positioned to defeat President Trump...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Hickenlooper joins crowded Senate race in Colorado after dropping presidential bid “I’m not done fighting for the people of Colorado,” the former two-term governor said in an announcement video filmed in a Denver brewpub he co-founde...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Joe Walsh is not your anti-Trump savior The one-term congressman is getting a push to run in a primary against Trump. Before his turn as a Trump critic on social media, he was calling Barack...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Democrats, citing GOP-imposed voting restrictions, aim to take over secretary of state offices in five states Buoyed by victories in three states last year, Democrats are looking to expand their representation in the offices that oversee elections in most stat...
15:16, 08/22/2019

La Liga on TV in UK and Ireland: Will a deal be reached before Barcelona face Real Madrid? Fans of La Liga in UK and Ireland will be able to watch the competition for the first three weeks, but there is still no deal in place to broadcast th...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Building a better trivia game with a Jeopardy master and Magic’s creator An example of a Half-Truth card. There are three right answers, but you can make progress even if you pick only one. ...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Review: Pitch-perfect Ready or Not is a sharp and witty blood-soaked delight Enlarge / Samara Weaving delivers a standout performance in the new horror comedy Ready or Not. (credit: Fox Searchlight) An unsuspecting bride find...
15:16, 08/22/2019

YouTube flags robot battle videos as “animal fights” Enlarge / The "Great White" bot from King of Bots. On Monday, several YouTube users had their videos removed from the service due to YouTube's rest...
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The ten best console racing games of all time Enlarge / It's never a bad time to bust out your wheel—here's the T-GT wheel. (credit: Jonathan Gitlin) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff f...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Staffsource: Ars staffers reminisce on the games that made them gamers Enlarge (credit: Photo Illustration by Guillaume Payen/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of ...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Facebook admits it’s still being exploited to incite ethnic violence in Myanmar Facebook said it removed 216 social media pages, groups, and accounts in Myanmar, where it continues to be exploited in an ethnic cleansing campaign.R...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Zenoti raises $20 million to manage salon and spa bookings Zenoti, a Bellevue, Washington-based startup developing booking software for the spa and salon industry, has raised $20 million in venture capital.Rea...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Drop raises $44 million to reward loyal shoppers with gift cards Loyalty and rewards startup Drop, which is headquartered in Canada, raised $44 million from a raft of new and existing institutional investors.Read Mo...
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Remediant raises $15 million to help companies manage privileged access Remedient, a San Francisco- and Fort Worth-based provider of privileged account management software, has raised $15 million in venture capital.Read Mo...
15:16, 08/22/2019

Cathleen Schine Writes Fiction. But She Prefers Not to Read It at Work. The author of “The Grammarians” and other novels favors nonfiction when she’s writing: “I try not to read contemporary fiction, which is often so good...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Bernie Sanders proposes $16.3 trillion Green New Deal plan Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders unveiled a climate change strategy on Thursday that would mobilize $16.3 trillion to help the U.S. generate 100% o...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Ex-presidential candidate Hickenlooper to run for Senate Former Colorado governor John Hickenlooper, who dropped out of the 2020 Democratic presidential race last week, said on Thursday he will run for a Sen...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Graphic: Factory woes grip swing states that flipped for Trump in 2016 A slowdown in U.S. manufacturing is hitting jobs in states that flipped to Donald Trump in the 2016 election and that will be key to the Republican pr...
14:48, 08/22/2019

As economic warning signs flash, Trump, Democratic rivals recalibrate messages After two years touting a booming economy as his own doing, U.S. President Donald Trump is test driving a new message on the economy: Any chance of a ...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Home-Builder Stocks Soar Past S&P 500 Home-builder shares are fast approaching their highs for the year, moving past steep 2018 losses because of a combination of falling mortgage rates an...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Yields Plumb New Lows, but 'Century Bonds' Remain Scarce Bond yields in many countries have fallen to record lows this summer. Yet few governments have responded as many bankers and investors say they should...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Facebook's Libra Bets It Can Bank the Unbanked Facebook has an ambitious goal for its proposed cryptocurrency, Libra: to bring financial services to the hundreds of millions of people world-wide wh...
14:48, 08/22/2019

August Data Could Prove Ominous for Lagging Industrial Stocks One of the hardest-hit areas of the stock market in recent months faces a fresh test Thursday when a series of reports on the manufacturing industry a...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Hong Kong consulate employee 'detained for soliciting prostitutes' A British consulate employee detained in China was arrested for soliciting prostitutes, the country's state-backed Global Times newspap...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Russian Web Activists Joust With Kremlin to Keep Internet Free A band of Russian techies and lawyers score wins in protecting web freedom, as they face their biggest challenge yet: trying to stop President Vladimi...
14:48, 08/22/2019

South Korea Ends Pact to Share Military Information With Japan The defense agreement allowed the countries to share intelligence on North Korea’s military, and the decision weakens the U.S. alliance network in Eas...
14:48, 08/22/2019

All-electric, Mustang-inspired Ford Mach 1 SUV spied News 22 Aug, 2019 A development mule for the upcoming Ford Mach 1 all-electric SUV has been caught on camera for the first time, sportin...
14:48, 08/22/2019

End personal car ownership, MPs say News 22 Aug, 2019 UK cannot become a carbon-neutral country until personal vehicle ownership is ended, Science and Technology Committee ...
14:48, 08/22/2019

BYD profit triples as EV boom continues BYD sold 145,653 so-called new energy vehicles between January and June, up 95 percent from a year earlier. It also sold 82,419 gasoline models, down ...
14:48, 08/22/2019

VW CEO interested in buying Tesla stake, report says VW CEO Herbert Diess believes the automaker could profit from Tesla's competence in the fields of batteries and software, a German business magazine s...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Inside the Race to Build the World’s First Commercial Octopus Farm For decades, my father taught biology at Middlebury College in Vermont. One of his signature courses focused on invertebrates and, as a kid, I’d...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Uber trying to put brakes on Florida salon app’s trademark A single mother from Florida is gearing up for battle with ride-hailing behemoth Uber over an app she is building. Carolina Vengoechea, 45, tells The ...
14:48, 08/22/2019

UN admits data is ‘weak’ for impact of microplastics in drinking water GENEVA — The World Health Organization says the levels of microplastics in drinking water don’t appear to be risky, but that research has been spotty ...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Health officials investigating over 150 vaping-linked lung injuries The number of breathing illnesses linked to vaping is on the rise — with health officials investigating over 150 cases in 16 states, it was reve...
14:48, 08/22/2019

At $8,000, Is This R32-Swapped 1987 VW Jetta A Total Coupe De Grâce? With four-doors’ and crossovers crazily co-opting the mantle of Coupe, it’s a relief to have a car like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Jetta around ...
14:48, 08/22/2019

People need to stop throwing rocks and vegetables at me whenever I tell them “The Oldsmobile Cutlass People need to stop throwing rocks and vegetables at me whenever I tell them “The Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais Quad 442 was America’s E30 M3.” Haven’t yo...
14:48, 08/22/2019

Huawei Mate 20 X 5G, hands on: Smaller battery, faster charging, bigger price tag It's still early days for 5G networks, but the Mate 20 X 5G looks like a good choice of handset at the moment, despite costing £200 more than its 4G s...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Marvel is pulling out of future Spider-Man movies over a stupid money disagreement For any Marvel fans out there who may not have been paying attention, the last several days have generated a whiplash-inducing series of news related ...
14:16, 08/22/2019

This video of ‘Stranger Things 3’ Easter eggs will blow your mind Stranger Things is one of those rare shows that emerged out of nowhere, with little to no hype, and quickly became a mainstream sensation. Since the s...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Netflix in September 2019: Every new movie and series coming next month, and everything leaving Fall is right around the corner, which means this scorching hot summer might finally come to an end, though I won’t really believe it until I se...
14:16, 08/22/2019

After Sony ruined ‘Endgame,’ Avengers 5 might be better off without Spider-Man Sony just pulled what may be the worst move in movie history, shutting out Disney and Marvel from the Spider-Man franchise for the foreseeable future....
14:16, 08/22/2019

Netflix’s new thriller ‘The I-Land’ is giving us serious ‘Lost’ flashbacks ABC’s hit drama Lost is one of those shows that’s been off the air for almost a decade now (it ended in 2010) and yet it still has such a ...
14:16, 08/22/2019

‘Black Panther 2’ might be one of the first movies of MCU Phase 5 Marvel a few weeks ago revealed no less than 10 titles that will be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Phase 4, which will span from May 1s...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Kit Harington loved the end of Jon Snow’s story in ‘Game of Thrones’ so much that he cried The ending to HBO’s Game of Thrones eighth and final season certainly divided the series’ passionate fan base like no series has done in r...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Gas prices: Expect relief at the pump this fall, AAA says When filling-up at the pump this fall, U.S. motorists are projected to find savings of more than 25 cents compared to the summer, AAA says.  ...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Protesters skeptical as G7 claims anti-globalization mantle The G-7 summit has co-opted the message of its protesters: Capitalism has led to damaging inequalities and environmental degradation that has harmed t...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Hong Kong students plan class boycott for protest demands Hong Kong university student leaders say they will call for a two-week class boycott to press the government for a response to the demands of the prot...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Australian prison chaplain nervous about cardinal inmate A chaplain at an Australian prison for pedophiles has described the prospect of ministering to a cardinal who until recently was regarded as the third...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Indonesian walking 700 kilometers backward to save forests An Indonesian man is walking more than 700 kilometers (430 miles) backward from his home in eastern Java to the country’s capital to raise awareness a...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Macron's tough message for Johnson Trying to convince Angela Merkel to reopen the Brexit agreement was always going to be a tough one for Boris Johnson. Wooing Emmanuel Macron will be a...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Spurs midfielder Nkoudou seals Besiktas move "Tottenham Hotspur have agreed a deal to sell French midfielder Georges-Kevin Nkoudou to Turkish Super League side Besiktas, the Premier League club s...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Arsenal optimism faces first major test at Liverpool "The two remaining teams with 100 percent Premier League records this season go head-to-head on Saturday when Liverpool host a new-look Arsenal at Anf...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Sanders to unveil $16tn climate plan, far more aggressive than rivals' proposals Democratic presidential hopeful’s 10-year plan warns of devastating economic consequences if crisis is not addressedBernie Sanders has laid out an amb...
14:16, 08/22/2019

Trump's latest fight with the Squad is in a song on 'The Simpsons' The creators of television show "The Simpsons" are trolling President Trump yet again. And this time, a bunch of Democratic lawmakers are along for th...
13:48, 08/22/2019

Polish minister: body of missing wealthy film producer found Polish minister says that rescuers have found the body of celebrity businessman who went missing during the weekend after falling from his motorboat i...
13:48, 08/22/2019

Boeing spacecraft astronauts see new frontier for commercial space A crew of veteran U.S. astronauts and aviators are training in Houston for a manned mission to the International Space Station aboard Boeing's new Sta...
13:48, 08/22/2019

Earth to FEDOR: Russia launches humanoid robot into space A Russian humanoid robot was making its way on Thursday to the International Space Station after blasting off on a two-week mission to support the cre...
13:48, 08/22/2019

Jane Lynch tells Conan why Hollywood Game Night cut back the booze, cueing celebrity speculation Hollywood Game Night might not be the most challenging game show in TV history, with its roster of chummy celebrity party games coming in just a hair ...
13:48, 08/22/2019

Barry’s Anthony Carrigan on being an Emmy nominee, a role model, and a future rom-com lead The world of HBO’s Barry is as absurd as it is brutal, and no character moves through it quite like NoHo Hank. A Chechen mobster by trade, Hank is the...
13:48, 08/22/2019

‘Let’s Call Wayne.’ Inside the White House Discussions on Guns The push for new legislation on guns is not dead yet. Despite mixed signals from President Trump, White House staff are drafting and discussing narrow...
13:48, 08/22/2019

Troops Are Not the Answer to the Crisis at the Border As the humanitarian crisis at the southern border has grown, the President and his allies have called for the U.S. military to be deployed in greater ...
13:48, 08/22/2019

Vote for the Woman Because She’s a Woman In February, Nevada became the first state in the country with a female-majority legislature. By June, with the help of the state’s Democratic g...
13:48, 08/22/2019

50 of the world's best desserts Imagine the best dessert on Earth. Better yet, turn to a stranger on the street and ask them. Odds are good -- dollars to doughnuts -- their answer i...
13:48, 08/22/2019

Couple face jail for taking sand from Italian beach We've all been tempted to bring a little bit of paradise home from our holidays. But the urge has backfired on a French couple, who are facing up to s...
13:48, 08/22/2019

How a hacked US nightclub Twitter account was implicated in China's information war Twitter recently took down a covert network of nearly 1,000 accounts it says are tied to the Chinese government. Many, but not all, of the accounts at...
13:48, 08/22/2019

China's arrest of Hong Kong man puts spotlight on shared rail station A train station in the heart of Hong Kong could soon become a symbol of Hong Kongers' worst fears about China, after the detention of a UK consulate e...
13:48, 08/22/2019

No-deal Brexit could reduce UK to 'junior partner' of US, says Macron Trying to convince Angela Merkel to reopen the Brexit agreement was always going to be a tough one for Boris Johnson. Wooing Emmanuel Macron will be a...
13:48, 08/22/2019

Rohingya say no to repatriations Bangladesh and Myanmar were set to start repatriating Rohingya refugees Thursday, a move that has been widely resisted by many living in the sprawling...
13:48, 08/22/2019

Romelu Lukaku hits out at Man Utd fans: They always blame me, Paul Pogba or Alexis Sanchez Romelu Lukaku has seemingly taken a shot at Manchester United by claiming fans are also looking to blame three players; him, Paul Pogba or Alexis Sanc...
13:48, 08/22/2019

QPR boss Mark Warburton defends Yoann Barbet after latest penalty challenge in Swansea defeat Mark Warburton refused to criticise defender Yoann Barbet for giving away a penalty against Swansea just minutes after his QPR side had clawed their w...
13:48, 08/22/2019

‘Friedkin Uncut’ Review: An Acclaimed Director Accepts Many Compliments In a new documentary, Quentin Tarantino, Willem Dafoe and others genuflect at the altar of William Friedkin, the director behind “The French Connectio...
13:48, 08/22/2019

DealBook Briefing: Trump’s Big Economic Headache As the economy softens, the president’s early attempts to supercharge it are faltering or maybe even less effective than first thought. That could be ...
13:48, 08/22/2019

Greece vows to refuse aid to Iranian oil tanker eyed by US Greece vowed Wednesday to refuse help to an Iranian ship that was recently detained in Gibraltar on suspicion of carrying oil bound for Syria days aft...
13:16, 08/22/2019

Meet the Students Fueling Hong Kong’s Protests: ‘We May Die’ Antigovernment protests have raged all summer, aided by student activists. How will they be heard after they go back to school? Here’s what they told ...
13:16, 08/22/2019

At Mao’s Beach, China’s Leaders Still Make History as Lifeguards Hide From the Sun China’s top officials still come to Mao’s favorite beach to make fateful decisions, but now, the general public also tries to squeeze into a spot on t...
13:16, 08/22/2019

Indonesia Sends Police to Restive Region After Racial Slurs Ignite Protests Demonstrations erupted in distant Indonesian Papua after a video circulated showing Papuan students on Java being insulted as the police surrounded th...
13:16, 08/22/2019

South Korea Says It Will Scrap Intelligence-Sharing Deal With Japan The move is likely to alarm the United States, which pushed for the arrangement in part to ensure that North Korea’s missile activity is closely track...
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Global heating: ancient plants set to reproduce in UK after 60m years Cycad in Isle of Wight produces outdoor male and female cones for first time on recordAn exotic plant has produced male and female cones outdoors in B...
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Joe Cordina: ‘There’s not a lot I need to add to be world champ’ Joe Cordina tells Louis Daniel exactly why he’s such a special talent The post Joe Cordina: ‘There’s not a lot I need to add to be world c...
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Bernie Sanders Unveils $16 Trillion ‘Green New Deal’ Plan Mr. Sanders’s climate change proposal calls for the United States to eliminate fossil fuel use by 2050. “We must be extraordinarily aggressive,” he sa...
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Boats and beach huts: a family holiday on Denmark’s Ærø island A Danish camping break … with three generations under canvas. It may not sound fun but this picturesque island makes it a memorable escape from ‘reali...
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Great parks and green spaces in the UK: readers’ travel tips Sensory playgrounds for children, a second world war airfield converted into a deer park, and an ever-changing stretch of coastline are among your fav...
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In the flesh: how beauty is luring customers back to the high street The beauty industry is fighting back against the mass exodus to online retailers – with the kind of exclusivity that can only be experienced in-storeF...
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London's public swimming pools: bathing, sun terraces and cafes - archive, 22 August 1938 22 August 1938: The newly opened Parliament Hill Fields lido is part of a scheme designed to give everybody the chance of swimming in cheerful surroun...
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The mystery of the influencer and the Instagrammed motorcycle accident Photos of Tiffany Mitchell’s accident were suspiciously beautiful, and even showed an artfully positioned water bottleTiffany Mitchell, a Nashville-ba...
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'It was like a red-hot poker': why the extreme pain of vulvodynia is going untreated For 16% of women, using a tampon or even sitting down can be agony – and sex is impossible. Why do so few doctors know how to diagnose and treat it?Th...
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Microwaved Eggs Explode In Woman's Face Burning Her Skin 22-year-old Bethany Rosser decided to try a cooking hack by boiling eggs in the microwave. She followed a recipe she found on the internet. What happe...
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Monsoon Skin Diet: 5 Diet Tips To Get Glowing Skin This Rainy Season If you are fed up with your dry and dull skin this monsoon, we must tell you that there are plenty of natural ways in which you may get your sheen bac...
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Zomato Proposes Changes To Gold Membership: NRAI Refuses To Bite The standoff between restaurant owners and food dining aggregators is likely to continue even as Zomato proposed some changes to its popular loyalty p...
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