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Elephant and rhino populations in Tanzania on the up

Elephant and rhino populations in Tanzania have started to rise again following a government crackdown on organised criminal networks involved in industrial-scale poaching....

Elephant and rhino populations in Tanzania on the up

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Tanzania says elephant, rhino populations rebounding after anti-poaching crackdown Elephant and rhino populations in Tanzania have begun to rebound after a government crackdown dismantled organised criminal networks involved in indu...
15:32 2019-07-10

Rhino saved? Southern white rhino gives birth aided by artificial insemination The southern white rhinoceros, the only rhino species not endangered, could be one step further away from extinction after a San Diego-based conserva...
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17:48 2019-10-03

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17:32 2019-06-11

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03:32 2019-06-20

Community groups in Halifax and Dartmouth offer ‘heat relief’ to vulnerable populations Several community organizations in the Halifax Regional Municipality who are working together to reduce the negative health effects vulnerable popula...
19:48 2019-07-08

Malaysia's last male Sumatran rhino dies Only one female of the critically endangered species remains in the country Malaysia’s last surviving male Sumatran rhino has died, wildlife official...
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Rhino born at California Zoo in a first for North America A conservation organization in San Diego says it has achieved the first successful artificial insemination birth of a southern white rhino in North A...
14:32 2019-07-31

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WWF says it did not push for rhino relocation process where 11 died The World Wildlife Fund has rejected the findings of a Kenyan parliamentary inquiry that said the conservation group pushed Kenyan authorities to spe...
15:48 2019-09-25

Eggs fertilised from final two females of near-extinct rhino Seven eggs successfully extracted from the last two remaining female northern white rhinos have been fertilised, further raising hopes that the near-...
12:48 2019-08-27

Hunting the Elusive Rhino-Horn Cartel of Thailand The true story of untouchable smuggling syndicate running the world's most elaborate poaching ring—and the enterprising American vigilante trying to ...
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Northern white rhino eggs successfully fertilized Nearly three weeks after a southern white rhinoceros, the only rhino species not endangered, achieved the first successful artificial insemination bi...
17:00 2019-08-26

Vietnam seizes 125 kg of rhino horns, seven tiger carcasses Vietnam said it has seized more than 125 kg (275 lb) of rhino horns hidden in plaster blocks and shipped from United Arab Emirates, the latest large-...
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11:48 2019-07-31

Malaysia's last male Sumatran rhino dies in captivity Malaysia's last male Sumatran rhinoceros has died, an official said on Monday, dashing efforts to save the critically endangered species in the count...
21:32 2019-05-27

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20:16 2019-05-29

Graphic photo shows rhino's horn sawn off Student Neville Kgaugelo Ngomane has won awards for his startling images of a rhino having it horn removed and is now using photography to highlight ...
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Irish national extradited to US for trafficking rhino horn gets 14 months: DOJ An Irish national who was extradited to the United States in August was sentenced Tuesday to 14 months in prison for his role in trafficking the horn...
18:32 2019-10-01

Mama rhino gives birth to 123-pound calf after 488 days of pregnancy (um, no thanks) A 15-month pregnancy is normal for rhinos, and this is Tashi's fourth calf. The Buffalo Zoo says mom and baby are doing well.    ...
17:32 2019-06-21

Scientists Succeed in Creating Northern White Rhino Embryos CREMONA, Italy (AP) — Scientists announced Wednesday they have succeeded in creating two embryos of the near-extinct northern white rhino as pa...
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Tanzanian rhino population soars ‘by 1,000%’ after poaching crackdown, imports Endangered rhino populations in Tanzania rose by 1,000 per cent after officials said the country’s government quashed organized gangs guilty of subst...
11:48 2019-07-12

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16:32 2019-08-19

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00:48 2019-07-03

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13:32 2019-08-23

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13:48 2019-09-12

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14:00 2019-08-28

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11:48 2019-05-27

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05:48 2019-09-22

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22:00 2019-08-24

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17:32 2019-09-21

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00:00 2019-09-19

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15:32 2019-09-13

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07:00 2019-07-09

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15:16 2019-05-28

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09:32 2019-08-12

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09:00 2019-08-16

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17:48 2019-06-21

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02:00 2019-09-24

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22:32 2019-06-17

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03:16 2019-06-30

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15:48 2019-06-06

Killing of desert elephant sparks uproar in Namibia The killing of a 50-year alpha elephant bull in Namibia has caused an uproar in the southern African nation, with conservation and tourism groups acc...
14:32 2019-07-02

Guard trampled to death by elephant while on look out for escaped lions A guard on the lookout for a pride of 14 lions that were thought to have escaped from the Kruger National Park has been trampled to death by an eleph...
08:48 2019-06-10

Elephant tramples over a dozen people in Sri Lanka parade A street pageant in Sri Lanka turned violent when an elephant went on a stampede, knocking down and trampling over a dozen people.    ...
16:48 2019-09-09

Bronx Zoo protesters demand release of Happy the elephant Free Happy the elephant! That was the cry from about 100 animal rights activist who turned up at the Bronx Zoo Saturday to demand the release of the ...
03:48 2019-06-02

Trophy hunter who paid $400K to kill rhino allowed to import remains by Trump admin A female Black Rhino in the Masai Mara Game Reserve, Kenya, in 2007. (Dan Kitwood / Getty Images file) WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration say...
05:00 2019-09-08

Tanzania scolds US for alert warning of rumors of attacks DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (AP) — Tanzania’s government has scolded the United States for issuing a terror alert warning American citizens about r...
08:32 2019-06-21

| Missing or murdered: the grim fate of Tanzania dissidents Some turn up dead or injured. Others are never heard of again: A wave of kidnappings in Tanzania that appears to target critics of the government has...
12:16 2019-07-31

Tanzania bans plastic bags to clean up environment Under new measures, anyone using plastic bags in Tanzania can be slapped with a fine, and those caught manufacturing the items can get jail time. Env...
21:32 2019-06-01

| 9 black rhinos from SA relocate to Tanzania in a bid to protect species Nine black rhinos from SA have arrived in the Serengeti as part of efforts to repopulate the park with the critically endangered species, Tanzanian a...
08:16 2019-09-11

Senegal make light of Mane's absence in win over Tanzania "Senegal made light of the absence of suspended forward Sadio Mane to dispatch Tanzania with a convincing 2-0 win in their opening Africa Cup of Nati...
04:01 2019-06-24

Tanzania: Fuel tanker blast kills dozens Police say more than 50 people have been killed after an explosion involving a fuel tanker in eastern Tanzania. A large number of those killed had be...
07:16 2019-08-10

| Tanzania charges Vodacom of depriving state of $4.8 million Tanzania charged five employees of the Vodacom Group’s local unit, including Managing Director Hisham Hendi, with allegedly depriving the government ...
15:32 2019-05-21

Tanzania begins mass deportation of Burundi refugees Tanzania intends to deport up to 200,000 Burundian refugees by year's end. Burundi is going along with the plan, but the UN's refugee agency has obje...
19:16 2019-10-03

The Maasai Legend Behind Ancient Hominin Footprints in Tanzania In 1976 paleoanthropologist Mary Leakey and other scientists reported that they’d found ancient hominin footprints at a site in Laetoli, northeastern...
17:48 2019-07-01

| Tanzania latest African nation to ban plastic bags A plastic bag ban comes into force in Tanzania as Africa leads efforts to stem the tide of plastic blighting the farthest reaches of the globe, and d...
19:48 2019-05-31

Fuel tanker explosion kills scores in Tanzania At least 60 dead and 70 injured by blast as people siphoned petrol from crashed tankerAt least 60 people have been killed and 70 injured after a fuel...
09:48 2019-08-10

Tanzania is being cagey about suspected Ebola cases, WHO warns Enlarge / Staff from South Sudan's Health Ministry pose with protective suits during a drill for Ebola preparedness conducted by the World Health Org...
13:16 2019-09-23

American man dies during underwater marriage proposal in Tanzania An American man has died while proposing to his girlfriend underwater during a vacation in Tanzania. Steven Weber drowned while asking Kenesha Antoin...
09:48 2019-09-23

| Tanzania mourns 64 killed in fuel tanker blast Tanzania is in mourning, preparing to bury the dead after 64 people perished when a crashed fuel tanker exploded as crowds rushed to syphon off leaki...
06:48 2019-08-11

Tanzania 'not sharing' data on suspected Ebola cases: WHO The World Health Organization has said it learned the east African country has one confirmed and two suspected cases of Ebola. The latest outbreak ha...
06:48 2019-09-22

Law passed to restrict foreign film production in Tanzania Foreign companies filming in Tanzania must give the government the right to vet raw footage and let the country use the movie in promotional material...
23:48 2019-06-27

Africa Cup of Nations: Tanzania must learn from exit, says Amuneke Tanzania's head coach Emmanuel Amuneke says the Africa Cup of Nations has been a real 'eye-opener' for the Taifa Stars following an early exit in Egy...
23:32 2019-07-03

Tanzania's Zanzibar begins to register traditional healers Zanzibar's traditional healers with their toolkits of herbs, holy scriptures and massages are being registered by authorities keen to regulate the pr...
08:00 2019-09-16

Animal activists glad Happy the elephant staying in Bronx Zoo — for now The Nonhuman Rights Project on Monday obtained a temporary restraining order in Bronx Supreme Court preventing the zoo from moving Happy, age 48, out...
05:32 2019-10-03

Baby elephant nursed back to health at Myanmar sanctuary Baby elephant Ayeyar Sein trumpets impatiently as a vet prepares her milk bottle and walks cautiously, her front left leg in a splint made of bamboo ...
06:00 2019-10-02

Endangered elephant shot 70 times, tusks hacked off, officials say Malaysian officials on Monday said the mutilated corpse of an endangered pygmy elephant was found on Borneo island last week with about 70 gunshot wo...
09:00 2019-10-01

Borneo Pygmy Elephant Shot 70 Times, Tusks Removed An endangered pygmy elephant found dead on Borneo island had been shot about 70 times and its tusks hacked off during a brutal attack by poachers, Ma...
09:32 2019-09-30

Botswana hires Hollywood firm to fight elephant hunting PR The Botswanan government has enlisted a public relations firm with deep ties to Hollywood to push back against the bad publicity generated by the sou...
20:16 2019-05-24

Vietnam seizes 7.5 tons of elephant ivory, pangolin scales HANOI, Vietnam — Authorities have seized 7.5 tons of elephant ivory and pangolin scales in one of Vietnam’s biggest wildlife trafficking cases. The 3...
16:16 2019-06-14

PM Crosses Freezing River, Sniffs Elephant Dung On Man vs Wild Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit television screens like never before on Monday, talking about his life and the environment -- and smelling elephant ...
02:32 2019-08-13

It's a boy! Mikki the elephant gives birth to 200-pound calf at Louisville Zoo Mikki, Louisville Zoo's 33-year-old female African elephant, gave birth to a male calf just before midnight on Friday.     ...
08:16 2019-08-04

Killing of famous Namibia elephant sparks outrage among conservationists A 50-year-old elephant revered as an icon in Namibia was shot dead this week — sparking uproar from local conservation groups who claimed the animal ...
11:48 2019-07-03

Singapore seizes record haul of smuggled elephant ivory Nine tonnes of contraband tusks from about 300 animals found in illegal cargo from DRCSingapore has made its largest ever seizure of smuggled ivory, ...
07:16 2019-07-23

Heartbreaking aerial shot shows elephant mutilated by poachers A heartbreaking image shows a mutilated elephant dead on the ground after poachers hacked its head in half to get its ivory tusks. South African phot...
16:16 2019-07-21

CITES: Elephant ivory ban upheld, but legal loopholes remain The CITES wildlife summit voted down proposals for one-off ivory sales. But with loopholes continuing to drive elephant poaching, the exctinct woolly...
16:16 2019-08-23

Anti-poachers armed with guns and dogs are battling the illegal rhino trade in Africa. They’re ready to kill for it. Chris Minihane/Getty Images Poaching is on the rise across southern Africa, as more rhino horns, elephant tusks, pangolin, and lion parts are bought...
16:16 2019-09-15

WHO accuses Tanzania of withholding information about suspected Ebola cases The World Health Organization pleaded for cooperation from the Tanzanian government and expressed particular concern about a doctor who died after fa...
10:00 2019-09-22

| South Africa court releases impounded Air Tanzania plane A South African court has ordered the release of an Air Tanzania jet after it was impounded over a farmer's $33-million compensation claim, Tanzania'...
13:00 2019-09-05

Possible cover-up of Ebola outbreak in Tanzania prompts travel warnings Enlarge / A health worker puts on protective gear as he prepares to screen travelers at the Mpondwe Health Screening Facility in the Ugandan border t...
22:48 2019-09-30

Tanzania seizes ivory tusks equivalent to 117 elephants killed Tanzania has seized ivory tusks equivalent to killing at least 117 elephants, its tourism minister said, part of its drive to stamp out organized cri...
10:32 2019-09-05

World Health Organization: Tanzania not sharing information on Ebola Tanzania is refusing to provide detailed information on suspected Ebola cases, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a rare public rebuke as th...
11:32 2019-09-22

| Tanzania continues clampdown with new restrictive laws that undermine development Tanzania's human rights comes in the form of sweeping new legislation, rushed through its parliament last week, that places new punitive restrictions...
06:32 2019-07-10

Making the invisible visible: Tanzania's 'zero zero' turn the lens on their lives Used to fear, abandonment, even attack, a group of young people with albinism in a remote rural community are learning that photography can tell thei...
07:00 2019-09-29

Tanzania buries dozens killed in fuel tanker blast Tanzania has laid to rest most of the people who died after an explosion involving an overturned fuel tanker. The victims had been collecting fuel fr...
20:32 2019-08-11

Acacia's Q2 production jumps 19% on higher output from Tanzania mine Acacia Mining on Monday reported a 19% jump in gold production for the second quarter as output from its Tanzania mine improved, adding pressure on m...
03:16 2019-07-08

Tanzania president tells Burundi refugees to 'go back home' Burundi refugees should head home and not "expect citizenship" in Tanzania, said Tanzanian President John Maguful. A failed coup and deadly clashes i...
17:32 2019-10-11

Tanzania governor to create a database for married men to curb infidelity The governor of Tanzania's largest city has announced a plan to create and publish a national database of married men to protect women from "heart br...
00:00 2019-08-15

Tanzania seizes ivory tusks equivalent to killing 117 elephants The elephant population in Tanzania, famed for its wildlife reserves, shrank from 110,000 in 2009 to barely 43,000 in 2014, according to a 2015 censu...
15:48 2019-09-05

Tanzania urged to provide more information on suspected Ebola case Authorities in Tanzania have been urged by the UN to supply further information about the death of an individual from suspected Ebola Virus Disease e...
12:16 2019-09-24

| Tanzania fuel tanker blast: Death toll stands at 60 At least 62 people died and about 70 others injured in Tanzania on Saturday when a crashed tanker exploded while a crowd was trying to siphon off fue...
15:48 2019-08-10

CORRECTED-Tanzania to buy new Airbus, De Havilland planes for national carrier Tanzania's government will buy two new Airbus jets and one plane from De Havilland Canada as part of a fleet expansion plan for the national flag car...
07:16 2019-07-20

Tanzania summons World Health Organization rep over Ebola complaint Tanzania on Tuesday summoned the World Health Organization's local representative over its assertion that the government refused to share information...
17:48 2019-09-24

62 dead after fuel tanker explodes in eastern Tanzania: police A damaged tanker truck exploded in eastern Tanzania as people were trying to siphon fuel out of it Saturday, killing at least 62 in one of the worst ...
21:16 2019-08-10

Tanzania lawmakers protest against expulsion from parliament of critic of president Opposition lawmakers in Tanzania on Tuesday boycotted the swearing in of a ruling party lawmaker who replaced a fierce critic of the president follow...
10:32 2019-09-03

Tanzania politician says he wants to launch database of married men to crack down on cheating The governor of Tanzania's largest city wants to create a database that tracks married men in the East African region in order to crack down on infid...
15:00 2019-08-16

Tanzania denies hiding information on suspected Ebola cases Tanzania denied on Thursday it was withholding information from the World Health Organisation (WHO) on suspected cases of Ebola, saying it was not hi...
23:00 2019-10-03

Beloved elephant Beulah dies of heart attack at state fair Beulah the elephant, known for her appearances at state fairs across the country, died of a heart attack in Massachusetts at 54 years old — sp...
17:32 2019-09-26

Elephant Man's quarters to be prayer room in £115m town hall Former living quarters of Joseph Merrick, known as the Elephant Man, will become a prayer room when the Royal London Hospital is transformed into a £...
11:32 2019-10-01

Tony Blair warns UK Labour: Don't fall into election "elephant trap" British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is laying an election "elephant trap" for the opposition Labour Party that it should avoid, former Labour Prime ...
05:48 2019-09-02

Adani the elephant in the room as Al Gore and Annastacia Palaszczuk meet in Queensland Former US vice president and Queensland premier circle around the proposed coalmine at climate change gatheringIt was always going to be awkward.Quee...
05:16 2019-06-07

Watch: Elephant Herd Takes Out "Funeral Procession" For Dead Calf Much has been said about their fabled memory, but it took video footage of a "funeral procession" taken out by a herd of elephants to make netizens r...
11:48 2019-06-10

Elephant death toll rises in Thailand after tragic waterfall plunge Five more Thai elephants were found dead after a herd plunged down a dangerous waterfall while trying to save each other, officials said. The death t...
21:00 2019-10-08

Elephant Man’s newly discovered grave gets official plaque more than 100 years after his death Officials in the U.K. have placed a plaque at the newly discovered gravesite of Joseph Merrick, who is known as the "Elephant Man," more than a centu...
17:00 2019-05-28

70-Year-Old Frail Elephant In Sri Lanka Whose Photos Sparked Outrage Dies An emaciated 70-year-old elephant that caused a social media outcry after being forced to take part in an annual Buddhist pageant in Sri Lanka has di...
06:48 2019-09-25

Botswana government ends ban on elephant hunting, citing conflicts with humans The Botswana government has lifted a ban on hunting elephants, citing conflicts between humans and the gentle giants. The country is home to the larg...
18:48 2019-05-23

Trump administration lets trophy hunter import body parts of rare rhino he paid $400K to kill A trophy hunter from Michigan will be allowed to import the skin, skull and horn of a rare black rhino he paid $400,000 to kill in Namibia last year....
13:16 2019-09-09

U.S. travel warning adds to pressure on Tanzania over suspected Ebola cases The United States has warned its citizens to take extra care when visiting Tanzania amid concerns over Ebola, adding to calls for the East African co...
07:32 2019-09-28

Tanzania charges journalist, rights groups say case politically motivated An investigative journalist in Tanzania has been charged with money laundering, tax evasion and assisting a criminal racket, according to a court doc...
12:48 2019-08-05

UPDATE 1-Acacia says sidelined from Barrick-Tanzania govt tax dispute talks Acacia Mining Plc said on Wednesday it remained out of the discussions between Barrick Gold Corp and the Government of Tanzania on a tax dispute, a d...
03:32 2019-05-22

Tanzania tanker blast kills dozens as crowd siphons fuel A fuel tanker exploded in eastern Tanzania on Saturday killing at least 60 people, authorities said, as flames ripped through a crowd that had gather...
07:16 2019-08-10

Tanker truck in Tanzania explodes as people siphon fuel, at least 62 killed A damaged tanker truck exploded Tanzania on Saturday, with at least 62 people burning to death, among the worst incidents of this kind in the country...
10:48 2019-08-10

Rare black rhinos relocated to Tanzania in Serengeti repopulation plan Tanzania has flown in nine black rhinos to its Serengeti national park from South Africa as part of efforts to restore its population of the critical...
08:32 2019-09-12

Olunga nets fabulous double as Kenya beat Tanzania in thriller "Kenya, helped by a Michael Olunga brace, twice came from behind to beat East African neighbours Tanzania 3-2 on Thursday and chalk up their second-e...
21:16 2019-06-27

Tanzania governor wants to create a national database for married men to curb infidelity The governor of Tanzania's largest city has announced a plan to create and publish a national database of married men to protect women from "heart br...
16:00 2019-08-14

Campaigners are urging tourists to boycott Sri Lanka's elephant attractions after these photos emerged Animal rights campaigners have called on tourists in Sri Lanka to boycott elephant attractions after photographs of a malnourished female used in a f...
11:00 2019-08-16

PETA praises Trader Joe’s for package redesign eliminating circus elephant images People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is praising Trader Joe’s after the grocery store chain redesigned some of its packaging, allegedly...
17:32 2019-09-19

In Tanzania, UN refugee chief praises ‘regional peacemaker’ role, and efforts to welcome neighbours on the run The head of the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has praised Tanzania for the long-standing welcome it offers hundreds of thousands of refugees, describing ...
11:32 2019-05-21

World Health Organization Says Tanzania Is Withholding Info on Suspected Ebola Cases In a statement on Saturday, the World Health Organization (WHO) accused the government of Tanzania of deliberately withholding information about susp...
23:32 2019-09-22

US says man can bring back 'skin, skull, teeth and claws' of hunted Tanzania lion Environmental organizations say ‘very concerning’ move could open floodgates for importing other endangered speciesThe Trump administration has autho...
02:48 2019-09-15

5 tips on building a successful skincare brand, according to Drunk Elephant founder Tiffany Masterson Drunk Elephant founder Tiffany Masterson went from being a stay-at-home mom to a founder of one of the buzziest skincare companies in the US. Busine...
16:16 2019-09-15

Bing Maps team contributes Uganda and Tanzania building data sets to OpenStreetMap The Bing Maps team will contribute building corpora for Uganda and Tanzania to OpenStreetMap, as a part of Microsoft's AI for Humanitarian Action pla...
10:32 2019-09-20

Meet the 'giant elephant trunks,' mysterious cosmic structures 10 times bigger than the 'pillars of creation' Ursa Major, the Tadpole Galaxy, the Crab Nebula — when it comes to naming objects in space, it sometimes seems like astronomers wish they'd gone into...
06:32 2019-09-05

Coming Clean: The French Government Has Admitted That The Eiffel Tower Is Meant To Be A Statue Of An Elephant But It Sucks A shocking truth has just emerged about one of the world’s most iconic landmarks: The French government has admitted that the Eiffel Tower is meant t...
18:00 2019-08-19

Spearmint Rhino dancers turn tables on campaigners 'to sue them over secret film' Lapdancers at one of London's most famous strip clubs have launched legal action against feminist campaigners who filmed them in an undercover sting ...
18:48 2019-08-06

Boxing News at Five: Fury drank four beers night before Wilder fight, McCracken clarifies Joshua concussion quotes, ‘The White Rhino’ takes a time-out Tyson Fury has made changes and is taking things seriously, Rob McCracken says 'concussion' might have been the wrong word, and Dave Allen takes a br...
00:00 2019-09-14

Elephant & Castle regeneration plan: High Court set to rule on social housing quota following crowdfunded legal challenge Campaigners are challenging the number of low-cost homes included in the £1 billion regeneration plan for Elephant & Castle's shopping centre, which ...
05:48 2019-05-22

Ellie Carey: Father of cyclist killed near Tower Bridge honours her memory by helping remote communities in Tanzania The father of an international development student killed while cycling in London revealed today how he honoured her memory by helping remote communi...
18:48 2019-09-24

Calls to boycott Jimmy John's resurface over elephant photo with sandwich chain's founder Hashtag #BoycottJimmyJohns was trending Friday with calls for a boycott after a photo of founder Jimmy John Liautaud with an elephant resurfaced. &...
20:16 2019-08-23

Elephant and Castle: Emergency services descend on busy Tube station after man 'sprayed with substance' Emergency services descended on a busy London Tube station this morning after a man was "sprayed with a substance" in a robbery in front of shocked c...
06:16 2019-06-19

Tanzania 0-3 Algeria: Adam Ounas shines as Algeria top Group C Napoli midfielder Adam Ounas shines as Algeria finish top of Group C with victory in their final group game against Tanzania at the Africa Cup of Nat...
01:00 2019-07-02

English punk-rocker Yungblud leads a youth movement Buzzy British punk-rocker Yungblud was super young — as in barely out of the womb — when he got his first taste of being a musician. “There’s literal...
19:32 2019-10-10

| Welterweight boxing champ Spence hospitalized after car crash Undefeated welterweight boxing world champion Errol Spence has been hospitalized in a serious but not "life-threatening" condition after a car crash....
19:32 2019-10-10

Yoshitomo Nara’s decade-old doodles at East Village dive bar could be worth millions A Japanese pop artist tipsily scribbled on the walls of an East Village dive bar a decade ago — and the mural could now be worth millions. The value ...
19:32 2019-10-10

Police collar Pads pitcher for doggie-door break-in Padres minor league pitcher Jacob Nix has been charged with two counts of criminal trespassing for trying to enter an Arizona home through the doggie...
19:32 2019-10-10

Ukraine’s President: ‘I Wanted to Be World Famous,’ but Not This Way Volodymyr Zelensky came to office vowing to fight corruption and forge peace. Then came the Trump phone call. Today, in a marathon news conference, h...
19:32 2019-10-10

Trump says he hopes his lawyer Giuliani does not get indicted Trump's comment came hours after two of Giuliani's clients, along with two other men, were charged with conspiring to violate campaign fina...
19:32 2019-10-10

Discovery Docuseries Why We Hate Is Essential Viewing. It’s Also Deeply Flawed On the morning of October 1, Donald Trump tweeted out a meme. Printed over a misleading map—accounting for geography rather than population&mda...
19:32 2019-10-10

Sesame Street Aims to Tackle the Opioid Crisis in a Way Kids Can Understand With the Muppet Karli On Sesame Street, Elmo has a new friend: Karli, an adorably furry, bright green Muppet whose mother is battling addiction. That’s right, it loo...
19:32 2019-10-10

What are the links between alcohol and anxiety? Many people use alcohol to reduce anxiety, but it can end up making anxiety worse in the long term. Learn about the link between alcohol and anxiety,...
20:00 2019-10-10

Tiptoeing Around Hunter Biden There’s no evidence the Bidens did anything improper in Ukraine. But there’s still the image of a son doing business overseas while his father was vi...
20:00 2019-10-10

Five Birthday Party Favors For Kids That Aren't Junk Kids enjoy going home from a party with something in hand (really, who doesn’t?). But having attended my fair share of kids birthday gatherings, I’ve...
20:00 2019-10-10

Tidal is offering a hefty discount for first responders in the US Like other music streaming services, Tidal was already offering military and student discounts. Now it's launching a "Community Heroes" discount...
20:32 2019-10-10

Amazon Music now streams tunes to your Apple TV Spotify isn't the only large music service to launch on Apple TV this week. Amazon Music is now available on Apple's media box in 13 countr...
20:32 2019-10-10

New Porsche Macan EV to get Taycan platform and tech New electric Porsche SUV will arrive in 2021 with potentially 700bhp in Turbo S guise, and distinct bodystyle from standard car Porsche’s SUV boss h...
20:32 2019-10-10

Toyota unveils new Mirai Concept fuel cell vehicle Toyota Mirai Bold model, set to be displayed at Tokyo show, previews second-generation hydrogen-powered vehicle Toyota has revealed a dramatic new...
20:32 2019-10-10

Huawei is about to unveil an all-screen phone design like nothing we’ve ever seen before Huawei recently unveiled the Mate 30 series, which includes the Mate 30 Pro flagship that’s supposed to compete directly against flagship phone...
20:32 2019-10-10

Factbox: Who are the Giuliani associates charged with trying to influence U.S. elections? Igor Fruman and Lev Parnas, two foreign-born associates of U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, were charged on Thursday with...
21:00 2019-10-10

California proposes new rules to enforce state privacy law California proposed regulations Thursday that would give consumers more control over how businesses collect and manage their personal information, in...
21:00 2019-10-10

Trump EPA proposes overhaul of lead in drinking water rule, critics call plan weak The Trump administration on Thursday proposed retooling a 1991 rule on lead and cooper contamination in drinking water, but critics said the change ...
21:00 2019-10-10

Training Day getting prequel movie for everybody confused by Training Day, we guess Few Oscar-winning movies of semi-recent vintage have defied plans for expansion more aggressively than Antoine Fuqua’s Training Day, a perfectly nast...
21:00 2019-10-10

World's largest Ouija board to summon world's largest ghost in Salem this weekend The Ouija board contains multitudes, serving as a tangible expression of humanity’s desire for an afterlife and its enduring hope that, if one tries ...
21:00 2019-10-10

U.S. ambassador to Ukraine fired for following protocol: ex-diplomat The ambassador, Marie Yovanovitch, is scheduled to testify before congressional lawmakers on Friday as part of the House impeachment inquiry into U.S...
21:32 2019-10-10

What do federal election promises mean for Sask. voters? Questions along the future direction of the energy industry, how taxes will be used, and the upgrade of the RCMP Heritage Centre will be decided in t...
21:32 2019-10-10

Patriots have a shot to be the best defense ever Do the New England Patriots have the greatest defense of all time? Though it seems premature to grant them that honor five games into a new season, i...
21:32 2019-10-10

News station apologizes for ‘racially insensitive’ Braves headline after loss to Cardinals A California TV news station apologized Thursday for using the racially insensitive phrase “Braves Scalped” to describe the Atlanta baseball team’s l...
21:32 2019-10-10

Florida man disguised as woman robs bank, steals patrol car, police allege A man in Florida accused of robbing a bank while disguised as a woman has been arrested after he allegedly stole a police cruiser and led deputies on...
21:32 2019-10-10

Luis Severino carrying demon-beating confidence into ALCS Luis Severino put some demons to rest with his dynamic performance against the Twins in the Yankees’ series-clinching win in Game 3 of the ALDS. His ...
22:00 2019-10-10

Islamic State 'Beatles' captured in Syria, placed in U.S. custody Two accused British-born terrorist fighters, known in some circles as the "Islamic State Beatles," have been captured in Syria and removed in U.S. cu...
22:00 2019-10-10

James Dyson cancels electric car project James Dyson, the inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner, has canceled his ambitious plan to build an electric car because it was not commercially via...
22:00 2019-10-10

Rick Perry subpoena: Democrats order energy secretary to hand over documents in impeachment probe House Democrats have issued a subpoena to US Energy Secretary Rick Perry as part of their ongoing impeachment probe into Donald Trump's dealings with...
22:32 2019-10-10

Inmate burned to death as staff took 16 minutes to answer bell An inmate who accidentally set himself alight while on drugs burned to death because prison staff took too long to answer an emergency bell, a watchd...
22:32 2019-10-10

Issa Rae can now be your Google Assistant If you've ever heard Issa Rae's voice in your head during an awkward moment in life, here's some good news: Now, you can have the gift of her wisdom ...
22:32 2019-10-10

What It Takes To Give A 1949 Mercury The Heart Of A Tesla It came to me in the wide, swishy passenger seat of Jonathan Ward’s 1949 Mercury hot rod. All the right smells were imprinting the moment we rolled ...
22:32 2019-10-10

MIT Confirms a Bridge Leonardo da Vinci Designed 500 Years Ago Was an Ancient Engineering Marvel Some 500 years after his death, researchers are still discovering just how talented and brilliant Leonardo da Vinci was. Architects and civil enginee...
22:32 2019-10-10

Northern Ireland hopes slip after Memphis Depay double for Netherlands Northern Ireland endured heartbreak in Rotterdam as the Netherlands scored twice in stoppage time to snatch a 3-1 victory which leaves Euro 2020 qual...
23:32 2019-10-10

Millwall overcome ground threat and free to advance regeneration plans • Conditional sale agreement for the Den formally cancelled• Developer Renewal’s scheme no longer threatens stadiumIn the end the final blow came not...
23:32 2019-10-10

Euro 2020, Next Generation and the lure of Guildford – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Philippe Auclair and Marcus Christenson discuss the security of Harry Kane’s starting berth, Wales’s testing time, ma...
23:32 2019-10-10

Eddie Jones and England happy to hunker down on the coast at Miyazaki • It’s a great opportunity for us to regenerate, says head coach• Ricky Stuart to join England camp before quarter-finalAn ill wind may be blowing fo...
23:32 2019-10-10

Hong Kong Is the Latest Tripwire for Tech Firms in China Blizzard, Apple, and Google remove signs of support for pro-democracy protesters, in apparent concessions to the politics underlying the Chinese mark...
23:32 2019-10-10

Rob Gronkowski: 'I'll always keep the door open' for return to Patriots Rob Gronkowski is keeping Patriots fans' hope for a return alive, saying he would always consider a possible comeback in the NFL.    ...
00:00 2019-10-11

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow II faces reckonings and retrial on rape charges Kellen Winslow II is scheduled for a retrial starting Oct. 24 on eight counts that hung a jury in June. Since then, he has been behind bars.  &#...
00:00 2019-10-11

Iowa's plan to break its recent Penn State curse? Bring back ex-QB Ricky Stanzi Iowa wants to break a miniature curse against Penn State. Who better to help than former QB Ricky Stanzi, who went 3-0 against the Nittany Lions? &#...
00:00 2019-10-11

When I Was A Kid, Spider-Man On Genesis Was The Scariest Shit Like a lot of people around this time of year, I spend a lot of October thinking about being frightened. This is pretty new for me. I was a nervous, ...
00:32 2019-10-11

Jets trying to find a way to lessen Le’Veon Bell’s load When Le’Veon Bell signed with the Jets in March, expectations for the team’s ground game soared exponentially. But an 0-4 start and the second-fewest...
00:32 2019-10-11

2020 Democratic Candidates Pledge Support for LGBTQ Community at Town Hall (LOS ANGELES) — Democratic presidential candidates took a detour Thursday from a 2020 campaign roiled by the impeachment inquiry of President D...
01:00 2019-10-11

‘Insane Impeachment Witch Hunt.’ Trump Rages in His First Rally Since the Start of the Impeachment Inquiry When President Donald Trump took the stage in Minnesota Thursday night, it was his first appearance at a rally since House Democrats formally launche...
01:00 2019-10-11

UK team propose free trade agreement to end Brexit stalemate Britain is proposing a  move towards a "pared-down free trade agreement" to end the Brexit stalemate and get a deal done by the end of October, ...
01:32 2019-10-11

An Iranian Soccer Fan’s Dream Comes True Without Her For years, Zeinab Sahafi disguised herself as a man to slip into soccer matches in Iran. But when the government finally opened stadiums to women, sh...
01:32 2019-10-11

Schumer to force vote on Trump gutting of Obama Clean Power Plan Senate Democrats plan to force a vote next week on reversing the Trump administration’s rule weakening former President Barack Obama’s signature clim...
01:32 2019-10-11

Could Matt Lauer be prosecuted for an alleged rape in Russia in 2014? It's not likely Matt Lauer denies he raped a colleague in a hotel room at the Sochi Olympics in 2014. And it's unlikely Russian prosecutors will move against him. &#...
01:32 2019-10-11

Who's who in the high-level Chinese trade delegation in Washington Chinese and U.S. officials are negotiating this week in Washington to try to end a debilitating 15-month trade war, with talks set to culminate on Fr...
02:00 2019-10-11

Millennials are the new post-Depression generation Spending money with abandon might not be suitable for your wallet, but it makes the national economic data look good. Conversely, saving is prudent, ...
02:00 2019-10-11

Major teachers union suffers loss following 2018 Janus Supreme Court ruling The American Federation of Teachers has lost 76,000 members over the last year, a 4% decline for the now-1.7 million member union, one of the largest...
02:00 2019-10-11

Nearly 30 Republicans endorse bid to sanction Turkey over Syria attack Nearly 30 Republican House representatives have co-sponsored legislation to impose sanctions against Turkey for its military offensive against U.S.-a...
02:00 2019-10-11

Xi Jinping Leaves For Chennai For Second Informal Summit With PM Modi Chinese President Xi Jinping left for India this morning for the second informal meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the southern state of T...
02:32 2019-10-11

174 Kurdish fighters dead on Day 2 of incursion: Ankara The death toll in Turkey’s offensive into northern Syria spiked to more than 170 in the conflict’s second day Thursday, Turkish officials claimed — a...
02:32 2019-10-11

Trump voices optimism over US-China trade talks US President Donald Trump spoke of "very, very good negotiations with China" after a day of trade talks at the White House on Thursday. But experts s...
02:32 2019-10-11

IMF calls for huge hike in carbon tariffs to save Earth Global carbon taxes need to go up drastically to avoid environmental catastrophe, an IMF report says. The move would significantly increase the cost ...
02:32 2019-10-11

A Syrian family had to shut down their Toronto restaurant amid death threats after their son participated in an antifa protest Vince Talotta/Toronto Star via Getty Images A Syrian family will soon reopen its beloved Toronto restaurant after receiving a deluge of hateful and ...
03:00 2019-10-11

Officials have confirmed 26 deaths and nearly 1,300 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung il...
03:00 2019-10-11

Uganda government to push bill imposing death penalty on homosexuals Uganda's government said Thursday it would revive a bill that would impose the death penalty on homosexuals it claims are "involved in promotion and ...
03:00 2019-10-11

Turkey’s military assault in Syria leaves more than 150 Kurdish fighters dead, officials say Turkey’s ongoing military assault in Syria has left more than 100 Kurdish forces dead, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan claimed Thursday morning, a day...
03:00 2019-10-11

'We will win or we will die,' say defiant Kurds facing Turkish operation in Syria The road into Tal Abyad was eerily empty. The Syrian border town's shops were all shuttered, following a steady stream of artillery strikes on its ou...
03:00 2019-10-11

Elena Delle Donne spirits Washington Mystics to first WNBA championship Delle Donne scores 21 to lead Washington to franchise’s first titleMystics’ Emma Meesseman (22 points) named MVP of finalsElena Delle Donne felt curs...
03:32 2019-10-11

David Warner puts insipid Ashes behind him with Sheffield Shield century Warner rediscovers form with knock of 125 at GabbaSteve Smith was dismissed for a duck on day oneTest opener David Warner has posted his 29th first-c...
03:32 2019-10-11

Apple might soon allow you to delete Siri history Apple has officially begun testing a feature that allows users to explicitly opt out of sharing audio recordings to improve its Siri voice assistant....
03:32 2019-10-11

Oppo’s new Reno Ace charges fully in just 30 minutes This year, we’ve seen some crazy charging tech from the likes of Xiaomi and Vivo. While the former’s method charges the phone with 4,000 mAh battery ...
03:32 2019-10-11

Uber is making it easier to bring pets along for the ride Getting around a city with pets can be tricky, especially a large dog or two. Here in NYC, most people don’t own cars, especially in the inner boroug...
03:32 2019-10-11

Nike shuts down Oregon Project after ban of coach Nike Inc shut down its Nike Oregon Project training group on Thursday, following the recent four-year ban of founder and coach Alberto Salazar by the...
03:32 2019-10-11

Responding to Iran oil tanker explosion, China hopes relevant parties will uphold peace China, asked about Friday's Iran oil tanker explosions, says it hoped the relevant parties would work together to uphold peace and stability in regio...
04:00 2019-10-11

SAP to rely on strategy of continuity, new co-CEO tells broadcaster Christian Klein, SAP's new co-chief executive, told Germany's' n-tv television that the software and cloud computing giant will rely on a strategy o...
04:00 2019-10-11

Google to triple cloud computing workforce in Latin America by end of 2020 Alphabet Inc's Google expects to triple its customer workforce to support cloud computing services in Latin America by the end of next year, Google C...
04:00 2019-10-11

Steve Kerr says he hasn't been asked about US 'human rights abuses' when asked about China Steve Kerr, head coach of the Golden State Warriors, said Thursday he has also never been asked about “human rights abuses” in the United States when...
04:32 2019-10-11

Astros eliminate Rays 6-1, will play Yankees for AL pennant Gerrit Cole pitched another playoff masterpiece and the Houston Astros jumped to a quick lead, turning back the Tampa Bay Rays 6-1 Thursday night in ...
04:32 2019-10-11

New England Patriots' Matthew Slater criticizes NFL over Thursday night games New England Patriots star special teamer Matthew Slater expressed his displeasure with having to play a game on Thursday night right after already ha...
04:32 2019-10-11

UPDATE 1-UK car insurance premiums drop 1% in Q3 - survey The cost of a comprehensive motor insurance policy in Britain fell 1% in the third quarter, pushed down by uncertainty from the personal injury disco...
05:00 2019-10-11

Hyundai Motor, Kia Motors settle U.S. lawsuit over engine defects South Korea's Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors agreed to resolve class action litigation with U.S. owners of certain vehicles equipped with Theta II gaso...
05:00 2019-10-11

BJP Seeks Time From President To Discuss Bengal's Law And Order Situation The BJP has sought time from Union Home Minister Amit Shah and President Ram Nath Kovind to apprise them about the "complete breakdown" of the law an...
05:00 2019-10-11

Giants still have no idea how that punt was blocked FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Riley Dixon had no idea what happened in front of him. The Giants punter took the snap from Zak DeOssie and kicked the ball. The ...
05:00 2019-10-11

Venezuela denies responsibility for oil spills on Brazil beaches Venezuela's government on Thursday said the OPEC-member country was not responsible for oil spills that have contaminated beaches in Brazil, after a ...
05:32 2019-10-11

Drowning survivor, family reunited with rescuers TUCSON – A Maricopa child who nearly drowned was reunited with her rescuer on Thursday. On Friday, Sept. 27, Maricopa Fire Medical Department c...
05:32 2019-10-11

Trump Administration Ramps up Deportations to Cuba Under New Policy (MIAMI) — After seeking asylum in the United States at the Mexican border, Pablo Sanchez was placed in a detention center and is now facing wha...
05:32 2019-10-11

Bridge Collapse In China Kills Three, Two Injured Three people died and two were injured when a highway bridge collapsed on Thursday in China's eastern province of Jiangsu, state news agency Xinhua s...
05:32 2019-10-11

Cracks Found On 38 Of 810 Boeing 737 NG Jets Inspected Globally Boeing Co said on Thursday that airlines had inspected 810 of the company's 737 NG jets around the world and found 38 structural cracks requiring rep...
05:32 2019-10-11

Food allergy horror stories from 35,000 feet: 'Mommy, I don't want to die' Food allergy sufferers say they are often harassed or even bullied over the restrictions they ask for while traveling on airplanes. But their disease...
06:00 2019-10-11

Second-generation Toyota Mirai concept readied for Tokyo reveal News 11 Oct, 2019 Toyota will preview its new hydrogen-electric powered Mirai saloon at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, ahead of its laun...
06:32 2019-10-11

BP warns of third-quarter charges as it spurs $10 billion divestment target BP will take charges of $2 to $3 billion in the third quarter, the British energy firm said on Friday, as it looks to reach divestments worth $10 bil...
06:32 2019-10-11

FAA failed to properly review 737 MAX jet anti-stall system: JATR findings An international panel of air safety regulators on Friday harshly criticized the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) review of a safety syst...
06:32 2019-10-11

Why Populist Democrats Have Gained the Upper Hand in the Primary Race As next week’s debate looms, polls and donor contributions suggest a party seeking candidates for 2020 who will push the boundaries, while moderates ...
06:32 2019-10-11

‘Shame on Him’: Evangelicals Call Out Trump on Syria Some of the president’s most ardent supporters worry that troop withdrawal threatens religious minorities, especially Christians. They are pushing ba...
07:32 2019-10-11

Sons of Stephon Clark, Who Was Killed by Police, Will Receive $2.4 Million Settlement The city of Sacramento agreed to settle a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by the family of Mr. Clark, an unarmed black man who was fatally shot by offic...
07:32 2019-10-11

Turkey's plan to flood Europe with millions of refugees if it is condemned for attacking Syria is a real and dangerous threat, officials warn REUTERS/Stringer Turkish threats to send millions of Syrian refugees to Europe's doorstep if it is sanctioned or condemned for its military interven...
07:32 2019-10-11

Review: El Camino Transforms Breaking Bad‘s Jesse Pinkman Into an Action Hero for the Ages The last time we saw Jesse Pinkman, in the series finale of Breaking Bad, he’d just escaped a massacre. After refusing to put a mortally wounde...
07:32 2019-10-11

Net neutrality battleground shifts after FCC court victory While the Federal Communications Commission and President Trump herald a federal appeals court decision to uphold their 2017 repeal of net neutrality...
08:00 2019-10-11

Scotland seeks legal advice as typhoon threatens World Cup progress Scottish rugby officials have sought legal advice on whether its crucial Rugby World Cup clash with host Japan can be canceled because of the threat ...
09:00 2019-10-11

| WATCH | Ethiopian PM wins Nobel Peace Prize The son of poor villagers, a spy boss, and now the man behind dizzying attempts to reform Africa's fastest-growing economy and heal wounds with Ethio...
09:00 2019-10-11

| Ghana puts nine 'coup plotters' on trial for treason Ghana has charged nine people with treason for allegedly plotting to overthrow the government, in a rare case for one of west Africa's most stable de...
09:00 2019-10-11

Renault Board Votes to Remove CEO Bolloré Renault fired Chief Executive Thierry Bolloré as the French car maker seeks to turn the page on auto titan Carlos Ghosn’s decades of leadership and r...
09:00 2019-10-11

Trump Signs Executive Order to Offset Agencies' Increased Administrative Spending The White House announced a new effort aimed at reining in spending at federal agencies by requiring them to offset administrative actions that boost...
09:00 2019-10-11

A Private-Equity Partnership With Richard Branson Stalls London-based Metric Capital Partners hoped to raise $500 million for a private-equity fund in partnership with the U.K. billionaire to back fast-grow...
09:00 2019-10-11

Publicis Shares Plunge After Ad Giant Cuts Guidance Shares in Publicis dropped sharply after the advertising giant lowered its guidance for the second time in a year, stoking fears about the ad industr...
09:00 2019-10-11

Royal Air Maroc says has not cancelled Boeing 737 MAX orders Royal Air Maroc (RAM) has not cancelled orders for the Boeing 737 MAX, the Moroccan national carrier said on Friday, following conflicting remarks ab...
09:00 2019-10-11

PRECIOUS-Gold steady as softer dollar counters optimism on trade and Brexit talks Gold prices held steady on Friday as support from a weaker dollar was offset by optimism over talks on U.S.-China trade ties and a Brexit deal, but w...
09:00 2019-10-11

Here's how financial advisors help clients manage health-care costs in retirement With couples shelling out an estimated $285,000 on medical expenses after age 65, some advisors are focusing on how their clients can keep those cost...
09:32 2019-10-11

Tsitsipas reaches Tour Finals after beating Djokovic in Shanghai "Stefanos Tsitsipas has become the first ever Greek to reach the ATP Tour Finals after beating Novak Djokovic 3-6 7-5 6-3 in the Shaghai Open quarter...
09:32 2019-10-11

Southgate: England will follow UEFA protocol in response to racism concerns "England manager Gareth Southgate says he understands the Bulgarian Football Union\u0027s concerns about his team\u0027s comments about racism, but i...
09:32 2019-10-11

American Jewish Committee CEO: 'It's time to wake up and see the menace clearly' In a DW interview following the attack on the Halle synagogue, American Jewish Committee CEO David Harris stressed that Germany, like several other E...
09:32 2019-10-11

South Africa's Jacob Zuma to stand trial for corruption The former South African president has been denied a stay of prosecution to prevent him from being charged in a graft case. He faces 16 charges of fr...
09:32 2019-10-11

Nike shuts down Oregon Project after anti-doping ban After German Konstanze Klosterhalfen won bronze in Doha Athletics World Championships, her training center is closing following a doping ban on one o...
09:32 2019-10-11

Citigroup names global co-heads for its equity capital markets business Citigroup Inc on Friday named Douglas Adams and James Fleming global co-heads of its equity capital markets business, which helps companies raise mo...
10:00 2019-10-11

Renault seeks reboot of Nissan alliance after ousting CEO Renault's board voted on Friday to oust chief executive Thierry Bollore, as the French carmaker and Japanese partner Nissan seek a fresh start foll...
10:00 2019-10-11

Hong Kong media succumbing to Chinese pressure Reporting has become increasingly difficult in Hong Kong since pro-democracy protests erupted in the city four months ago. Many media organizations w...
10:32 2019-10-11

Brexit: EU, UK get go-ahead to 'intensify talks' EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier and UK Stephen Barclay will "intensify" negotiations after getting the go-ahead from the remaining 27 member stat...
10:32 2019-10-11

Watch Emma Stone, Woody Harrelson & More Toss Back Tequila Shots Like Pros Move over, Jimmy Kimmel! During Thursday night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, Jimmy's right-hand man Guillermo Rodriguez took over hosting duties, dubbing the...
11:00 2019-10-11

Kim Kardashian Recalls the Moment She Thought She Was "About to Die" During Paris Robbery on THS Three years after her hotel room was burglarized during Paris Fashion Week, Kim Kardashian is revisiting emotional memories. She and sister Kourtney...
11:00 2019-10-11

United removes 737 Max from its schedule until January United Airlines has removed the Boeing 737 Max from its flight schedule through Jan. 6, meaning the grounded aircraft will not be part of the fleet f...
11:00 2019-10-11

Nomad’s new Base Station Pro offers a taste of what Apple’s AirPower had promised Accessory maker Nomad already offers a couple of excellent wireless chargers that work great with Apple and other Qi-compatible devices, but they...
11:00 2019-10-11

Golfer disrupted by loud noise — turns out it was his fiancee closing a port-a-potty door Tyrrell Hatton was far from happy with one spectator who created a loud noise shutting a port-a-potty door . Turns out it was his fiancee.  ...
11:00 2019-10-11

Trump Joins Amazon's Livestreaming Platform Twitch Ahead Of Poll Campaign US President Donald Trump who uses Twitter for many policy announcements has now also joined Twitch, owned by Amazon, as he goes on the campaign trai...
11:32 2019-10-11

Wildfire In South California Destroys Homes, Causes "Medical Emergencies" A fierce wildfire that erupted in southern California on Thursday destroyed homes and structures and caused "numerous medical emergencies" at a River...
11:32 2019-10-11

Hall of Famer Mike Haynes wanted Herm Edwards as Arizona State football coach in 2011 When Arizona State was looking for a football coach after the 2011 season, Hall of Famer Mike Haynes had a candidate: Herm Edwards. It took six years...
11:32 2019-10-11

Boeing partners with Porsche on electric flying car U.S. planemaker Boeing Co said on Thursday it was working with Volkswagen's sports car brand, Porsche, to develop a concept electric flying vehicle ...
11:32 2019-10-11

Government-Bond Yields Climb on Trade Talks, Brexit Government-bond yields around the world rose, as investors embraced signs of progress in trade talks between the U.S. and China and in Brexit negotia...
11:32 2019-10-11

House Impeachment Investigators Question Ukraine Envoy The interview on Capitol Hill of Marie L. Yovanovitch, who was recalled from Ukraine by the Trump administration, was itself remarkable because she r...
11:32 2019-10-11

Trump administration's new lead rules in water dismissed as 'window dressing' Critics say rules give water systems decades more time to replace dangerous pipes and fail to boost urgency for cleaning up lead The Trump administra...
12:00 2019-10-11

Will Join Congress On Saturday: Alka Lamba More than a month after quitting the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), former Chandni Chowk MLA Alka Lamba on Friday said she will be taking the primary members...
12:00 2019-10-11

What if my child does not want to support my football team? There are more serious things to worry about as I await the birth of my first daughter but, right now, this one looms largeBy Andy Harrow for Nutmeg ...
12:00 2019-10-11

Sports quiz of the week: love, revenge, scoring and the sack Who was up early? Who has new blood? Who couldn’t keep up? Romelu Lukaku scored his 50th and 51st goals for Belgium this week. Which of these countri...
12:00 2019-10-11

Podcast: Gravel Notes on a huge Rally GB battle With competition out on the stages, and controversy in the service park, Wales Rally GB threw up another exciting World Rally Championship event Llan...
12:00 2019-10-11

Espargaro: KTM's next rider must be willing to suffer in MotoGP KTM rider Pol Espargaro says he wants to have no input on his MotoGP team-mate for 2020 and believes whoever is chosen should show dedication and wil...
12:00 2019-10-11

Passenger Vehicle Sales Fall Nearly 24% In September: Industry Body SIAM Passenger vehicle sales in the country fell 23.69 per cent last month, data from industry body SIAM or the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers...
12:32 2019-10-11

‘I deserve the cost of living’: US home care workers push to improve pay Nearly 2.3 million home care workers receive only $16,200 annually – now some are using union organizing and legislative efforts to better conditions...
12:32 2019-10-11

Wasting food is wrong. But what to do with the leftovers? | Coco Khan My boyfriend told me I ought not to give a chicken such power over my wellbeingBefore checking out of our family holiday let, a minor disagreement br...
13:00 2019-10-11

Ronan Farrow says there were 'multiple' accusations against Matt Lauer before Brooke Nevils Ronan Farrow says that there were multiple non disclosure agreements that involved Matt Lauer accusers prior to his 2017 firing.    &...
13:32 2019-10-11

Rugby World Cup storm row blows up as Scotland consider legal action It is still unclear whether Sunday's vital Pool A clash between hosts Japan and Scotland will become the third World Cup match to fall foul of Typhoo...
13:32 2019-10-11

Trump to meet with top Chinese official as trade talks reach critical stage U.S. and Chinese negotiators met Thursday amid rising hopes for a partial trade deal that would mark the first step back from a worsening dispute, bu...
14:00 2019-10-11

Why Ethiopia’s Leader Is Winning International Kudos Since taking power last year, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been on a drive to open up Africa’s second-most-populous nation. He has scrappe...
14:00 2019-10-11

Marie Yovanovitch says Trump ousted her over ‘unfounded and false claims’ Marie Yovanovitch, the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, told House impeachment investigators on Friday that she was abruptly forced out of her role...
14:00 2019-10-11

Da Vinci bridge design stuns researchers 500 years later Perhaps the most famous painter, inventor and sculptor ever, Leonardo da Vinci's name resonates in the annals of history. While he may be best known ...
14:00 2019-10-11

If The Nats Are Going To Be Worth Rooting For, Let's Get Them Some Better Hats This may seem like a Guide To The League Championship Series, but it isn’t really. If you need to be guided through four teams, you may be too dim to...
14:32 2019-10-11

Emma Meesseman Proved She Can Carry The Mystics To Greatness (As Long As She Wants To Play For Them) Going into the WNBA playoffs, it would have been fair to underestimate the impact of Washington Mystics forward Emma Meesseman. Though she was one of...
14:32 2019-10-11

Nintendo’s reimagined ‘Brain Training’ for Switch is coming to Europe Nintendo revealed that Dr. Kawashima's Brain Training will come to the Switch on January 3rd, 2020 in Europe. The mental workout game will featu...
14:32 2019-10-11

Appeals Panel Questions Proposal to Limit Exchange Trading Fees Judges for a federal appeals court debated Friday whether federal regulators justified a pilot program that would limit the trading fees stock exchan...
14:32 2019-10-11

Pentagon sending more troops, materiel to Saudi Arabia over Iran The U.S. Defense Department announced Friday it will send thousands of additional troops and more equipment to Saudi Arabia, in response to months of...
14:32 2019-10-11

'I Have Rights:' How Undocumented Laborers Are Exploited During Disaster Recovery Mario used to work. A lot. Twelve-hour workdays and seven-day workweeks are kind of the expectation when your job is to rebuild after a storm—and you...
15:00 2019-10-11

Mark Cuban says most meetings are 'nonsense' and prefers email, but not because it's faster Ron Jenkins/AP In 2016, Mark Cuban revealed that he doesn't want to go to meetings. This year, he said he'd only be seen in one if money was involve...
15:00 2019-10-11

12% of millennials have taken the first step toward saving for retirement — and stopped Samir Hussein/Redferns via Getty Images Insider's new series, "The State of Our Money," looks at the financial health of Americans. Insider teamed u...
15:00 2019-10-11

Drake's favorite restaurant is known to let underage celebrities drink alcohol there Rochelle Brodin/Getty Images for Haute Living Multiple former workers for LA nightlife business The H.Wood Group told Insider that minors are regula...
15:00 2019-10-11

Trump makes at least 12 false claims at his longest rally President Donald Trump held the longest campaign rally of his presidency on Thursday night, speaking for more than 101 minutes in Minneapolis, Minnes...
15:32 2019-10-11

Former Lord of the Rings VFX artist jailed for 26 years for murdering parents in row over pet dog A former Lord of the Rings visual effects artist who murdered his mother and cancer-stricken father for not caring properly for his pet dog has been ...
15:32 2019-10-11

Pompeo calls foul on NBA's China treatment Secretary of State Mike Pompeo went on the offense against the National Basketball Association amid the continuing controversy surrounding the NBA an...
15:32 2019-10-11

Datsun Go CVT, Go+ CVT Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 5.94 Lakh Datsun has launched the CVT variants of the new Go and Go+ in India. The Go CVT is priced at Rs. 5.94 lakh and the Go+ CVT is priced at Rs. 6.58 lakh...
16:00 2019-10-11

Ocasio-Cortez tells world's mayors drastic action needed on climate crisis In a passionate address to leaders of 94 cities in Copenhagen, the congresswoman called ‘runaway’ pursuit of profit unsustainableUS congresswoman Ale...
16:00 2019-10-11

Wall Street jumps on U.S.-China trade deal optimism U.S. stocks rose sharply on Friday as hopes grew that the talks between President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He would culminate in a p...
16:00 2019-10-11

Judge sees benefit in pausing lawsuits against OxyContin maker Purdue A U.S. Bankruptcy Judge signaled support on Friday for a six-month pause to litigation led by 24 states against OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP to g...
16:00 2019-10-11

Citi pays $30 million fine to settle real-estate violations: regulator Citibank has agreed to pay a $30 million fine to settle charges of repeated violations of real estate holding rules and for failing to meet its comm...
16:00 2019-10-11

Digital assets subject to money-laundering, disclosure laws: U.S. regulators Three U.S. financial regulators on Friday issued a warning to firms with registered digital assets that they have an obligation to follow securities ...
16:00 2019-10-11

Alexei Leonov, first human to walk in space, dies aged 85 The Soviet cosmonaut almost didn’t make it back into his capsule in 1965, when his suit inflated in the space vacuumAlexei Leonov, the legendary Sovi...
16:32 2019-10-11

Watch: Nick Cannon explains why he'd remarry Mariah Carey on 'Ellen' "The Masked Singer" host Nick Cannon appeared on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" after saying he'd remarry Mariah Carey, despite not wanting to marry agai...
16:32 2019-10-11

Trump says U.S., China have reached substantial phase-1 trade deal President Donald Trump said on Friday the United States and China had come to a substantial phase-1 trade deal, reaching agreement on intellectual pr...
17:00 2019-10-11

SoftBank group to invest $500 mln in venture capital funds in Latin America Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is planning to invest $500 million in venture capital funds in Latin America, its managing partner in Brazil, Andre Macie...
17:00 2019-10-11

New Mexico high school football coach allegedly caught taking money from student's wallet A New Mexico high school football coach was fired after his arrest for allegedly executing a sneak play: swiping money out a player’s wallet in the l...
17:00 2019-10-11

Atlanta Braves under fire for nixing Tomahawk Chop during playoff game Some Georgia Republicans blamed the Atlanta Braves’ blowout loss to the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Division Series on the c...
17:00 2019-10-11

Cleveland Cavaliers' Cedi Osman has affinity for extraterrestrial life NBA players appear to love to theorize about whether the Earth is flat and whether Americans actually walked on the Moon, but at least one player is ...
17:00 2019-10-11

Basketball Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun accused of sexual discrimination, running 'boys club' Basketball Hall of Famer Jim Calhoun was accused of sexual discrimination by a former associate athletic director at the University of Saint Joseph, ...
17:00 2019-10-11

Fantasy football: Battle of NFL’s worst could bring big results It is hard to “put on a happy face” when looking at the fantasy players involved in Sunday’s Battle of Beatens between the Miami Dolphins and Washing...
17:00 2019-10-11

Coco Gauff now making history away from the grand slams Fifteen-year-old Coco Gauff continues to blaze a trail through the tennis world. Gauff, currently ranked No. 110 in the world, on Friday became the y...
17:00 2019-10-11

How Giants can get a handle on Daniel Jones’ turnover problem There is no way to tell what Daniel Jones is, what he will become and what his reputation will develop into as an NFL quarterback. Will he be clutch ...
17:00 2019-10-11

Restaurant stripped of its 3 Michelin stars Araki restaurant in London's Mayfair lost all three of its Michelin stars for the 2020 guide, but its head chef says he's undaunted and will strive t...
17:32 2019-10-11

Wall Street jumps but ends off highs after partial trade deal news U.S. stocks ended more than 1% higher on Friday though well off the day's highs after the announcement of a partial trade deal between the United Sta...
17:32 2019-10-11

A college football coach was placed on leave after the 30 players he reportedly crammed in a 3-bedroom apartment got evicted Pierce College Football / Facebook The head football coach at Pierce College in Los Angeles has been placed on leave after football players and staf...
17:32 2019-10-11

Turkish artillery barrages reportedly came dangerously close to US troops in Syria Khalil Ashawi/Reuters Turkish artillery fire nearly hit a small group US troops stationed near the Kurdish-held city of Kobane on Friday afternoon, ...
17:32 2019-10-11

'Shell-shocked' Neil Cavuto reacts on-air to Shep Smith leaving Fox News, saying he doesn't know 'what the heck' the anchor is going to do next Fox News Fox News anchor Neil Cavuto was left stunned and "shell-shocked" by Fox News Chief Anchor Shepherd Smith's unexpected announcement that he ...
17:32 2019-10-11

Stocks Rally as U.S.-China Trade Talks Progress U.S. stocks surged as investors cheered progress on trade negotiations between the U.S. and China, helping the S&P 500 break a three-week losing stre...
18:00 2019-10-11

Riot urges 'League of Legends' pros to keep quiet on 'sensitive' issues Riot is trying to keep its hands clean after Blizzard banned a pro player for supporting Hong Kong protests on-camera. The League of Legends develop...
18:00 2019-10-11

|PICS:HerearethecontestantsforMrSouthAfrica2020 Pictures of 95 local men who are in the running to walk away with the title of Mr South Africa 2020 have been shared on the organisation's official I...
18:00 2019-10-11

Boeing 737 Max fallout: Safety panel blasts FAA, Boeing, recommends changes in certification process The report from the Joint Authorities Technical Review criticized the certification process for the plane as being too narrow, among other things. &#...
18:32 2019-10-11

Two Ohio teens charged in death of woman struck by falling 74-pound log Two 16-year-old boys were reportedly arrested Thursday on charges of reckless homicide in the death last month of a woman who was struck by a falling...
18:32 2019-10-11

Japanese Grand Prix Qualifying Delayed Until Sunday Morning, May Still Be Canceled As Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan, Formula One officials have decided to start taking action to, hopefully, reduce any unnecessary danger to fans a...
18:32 2019-10-11

Mercedes Pulled Over For Being Covered In Leather Armchairs Some Mercedes owner in Glasgow must really have something against vans, because they sure appeared to be determined not to use a van to transport (at...
18:32 2019-10-11

Christmas season off to a rocky start as Dollywood sued over Charlie Brown song copyright If you’re looking for an unusually festive place to celebrate Christmas this year, may we suggest Pigeon Forge, Tennessee? The fabled home of Dollywo...
19:00 2019-10-11

Uber to buy Chile's Cornershop as it sets sights on delivering groceries Uber Technologies Inc said on Friday it would buy a majority stake in Chilean online grocery provider Cornershop as the ride hailing company seeks t...
19:00 2019-10-11

Judge blocks Trump immigration rule, calls it 'repugnant to American Dream' A U.S. federal judge in New York on Friday temporarily blocked a Trump administration rule that would deny visas to aspiring immigrants deemed likely...
19:00 2019-10-11

Former Ukraine ambassador: Trump broke ‘sacred trust’ with American diplomats President Trump decided to recall the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine based on foreign allegations that his own political appointees at the State Departme...
19:32 2019-10-11

Naive loyalist or political hack? Who is Gordon Sondland? While Gordon Sondland prepares to testify about his role in the Ukraine controversy, former colleagues talked to the Washington Examiner about who So...
19:32 2019-10-11

As casualties mount in Syria offensive, the move to sanction Turkey gains bipartisan steam in Congress ‘SERIOUS CONSEQUENCES’: Wyoming Republican Rep. Liz Cheney has emerged as one of the most vocal leaders of the growing bipartisan chorus in Congress ...
19:32 2019-10-11

Fox News' Shepard Smith steps down as chief news anchor and departs from network Shepard Smith, the network's chief news anchor and managing editor of its breaking news unit, has worked at Fox News since its inception in 1996. &#...
19:32 2019-10-11

60 years since Albert Carroll challenged Tommy Molloy Alex Daley tells the story of Albert Carroll's title tilt The post 60 years since Albert Carroll challenged Tommy Molloy appeared first on Boxing New...
19:32 2019-10-11

California governor signs measure requiring universities to provide abortion meds California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday made his state the first to require public universities to offer abortion medication at campus health centers,...
19:32 2019-10-11

The WNBA's inclusion in the world's most popular basketball video game will dramatically change the perception of women in sports "NBA 2K20"/2K Games "NBA 2K20" added the WNBA to the franchise for the very first time. In an interview with Business Insider, "NBA 2K" gameplay dir...
19:32 2019-10-11

Charismatic, irritating Nike will take Oregon Project closure in its stride | Richard Williams Any controversy enhances the mega-brand that has become synonymous with challenging accepted codes of behaviourThe closure of Nike’s Oregon Project, ...
19:32 2019-10-11

Liverpool’s Harvey Elliott banned by FA over video mocking Harry Kane • Winger, 16, banned for 14 days from domestic club football• Elliott has said he is ‘truly sorry’ for offensive social media videoThe teenage Liverp...
19:32 2019-10-11

‘I feel let down’: Mo Farah turns on media over questions on Alberto Salazar • ‘I’m kind of getting sick of it … there is no allegation against me’• Angry Farah claims British media has racist agendaAs the most tetchy and ince...
19:32 2019-10-11

UPDATE 2-Boeing board strips CEO of chairman title amid 737 MAX crisis Boeing Co said its board had stripped chief executive Dennis Muilenburg of his chairmanship title, as the U.S. planemaker works to return its 737 MAX...
20:00 2019-10-11

UPDATE 4-Facebook's Libra currency abandoned by major financial companies Facebook Inc's ambitious efforts to establish a global digital currency called Libra suffered severe setbacks on Friday, as major payment companies i...
20:00 2019-10-11

U.S. utility groups Avangrid and PPL hold merger talks - FT U.S. utility companies Avangrid Inc and PPL Corporation are in talks to combine their business, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar ...
20:00 2019-10-11

UPDATE 2-Oil producers, refiners face surging global freight rates after U.S. sanctions Rates to charter oil tankers from the Arab Gulf, United Kingdom and the U.S. Gulf Coast to Asia surged to fresh highs on Friday as global oil traders...
20:00 2019-10-11

Athletics-Britain's Farah defends reputation after Salazar suspension British Olympic champion Mo Farah defended his reputation at a news conference ahead of the Chicago Marathon on Friday after being bombarded with que...
20:00 2019-10-11

ETF Spotlight: Oil rises on reports oil tanker was hit by missiles CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at oil as the sector moves higher on reports of an oil tanker struck by missiles off the coast of Saudi Arabi...
20:48 2019-10-11

The market is not very concerned about oil supply outages, strategist says Iranian officials say two rockets struck an Iranian tanker traveling through the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia. Helima Croft, global head of ...
20:48 2019-10-11

Jen Aniston, Natalie Portman go bold for Variety's Power of Women luncheon Jennifer Aniston, Mariah Carey and Natalie Portman were among stars who arrived at the Beverly Hills event looking confident and powerful.  ...
20:48 2019-10-11

Demi Moore and Bruce Willis' daughter Tallulah gets real about mental health struggles Tallulah Willis shared what appeared to be a happy video of her dancing by a pool and revealed that she was battling suicidal thoughts at the time. &...
20:48 2019-10-11

Gareth Southgate’s misfiring England lose control in haunting defeat | Barney Ronay Tactically undercooked and muddled at the back, England’s failure felt like a visitation from the ghost behind the doorSo much for the sunlit uplands...
20:48 2019-10-11

In Chicago, Salazar’s Runners Stick to a Script Galen Rupp, Mo Farah and Jordan Hasay trained with Alberto Salazar. In Chicago to run the marathon there, they didn’t want to talk much about the ban...
21:16 2019-10-11

Ronan Farrow just did not care for Jackie, thank you very much Ronan Farrow is extremely good at his job. This is well-known. He broke or helped break some of the biggest stories of sexual harassment, abuse, and ...
21:16 2019-10-11

How our obsession with the super rich led to rise of Succession The Roy family’s privileged misery gives viewers the justice they crave in Trump era• Breath of fresh heir: how Succession became the must-watch TV o...
21:16 2019-10-11

Prince's estate rebukes Trump for playing Purple Rain at rally Use of Purple Rain reportedly breaches written agreement stating that Trump campaign would no longer play Prince’s musicPrince’s estate has rebuked D...
21:16 2019-10-11

We were promised a less Eurocentric Nobel. We got two laureates from Europe | Maya Jaggi Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke may be fine writers but their awards only add to suspicions over the prize’s limited horizonsOlga Tokarczuk: the drea...
21:16 2019-10-11

Niagara Falls to the Festival of Lights: top 10 wintery experiences in Ontario – in pictures From seeing the legendary Toronto Maple Leafs in their home arena to skating through the heart of Canada’s capital along the frozen Rideau Canal, Ont...
21:16 2019-10-11

US House committee chief Adam Schiff says will 'accelerate' impeachment probe The chairman of one of the Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives committees leading the impeachment probe of President Donald Trump said on Fr...
22:16 2019-10-11

Alexa can now speak Español in the US Alexa users in the US can now speak to their devices in Spanish. Better yet, you can alternate between English and Spanish commands on the fly – no n...
22:16 2019-10-11

Real estate firm offers free paranormal investigation for prospective homeowners Bungalo, a real-estate firm, earlier this week debuted a new, inclusive marketing campaign aimed at giving peace of mind to prospective homeowners af...
22:16 2019-10-11

Germany: Daimler issues mass van recall over emission violations The excessive emissions concern at least 260,000 Mercedes "Sprinter" vans. The Volkswagen "dieselgate" scandal first broke four years ago and has had...
22:48 2019-10-11

For 'Downton Abbey' and 'Breaking Bad,' 'the end' wasn't For "Breaking Bad" and "Downton Abbey," it turns out "The end" wasn't. In fact, with a robust appetite for content based on established titles, it's ...
22:48 2019-10-11

US delays China tariff increase as Trump claims 'substantial' deal US had planned to raise tariffs on $250bn of goods to 30%Trump: ‘All would like to see something significant happen!’Donald Trump announced a “very s...
22:48 2019-10-11

'Everything is in flux': will crucial swing voters give Trump another Iowa win in 2020? In the latest instalment of our series on the counties in which voters swung from Obama to Trump, Chris McGreal reports from Howard county, Iowa, whe...
22:48 2019-10-11

Are Fox News and rightwing media making plans for a post-Trump future? Some Fox anchors have become more stridently critical of Trump following the revelations of the impeachment inquiryIt’s often said that hosts on Fox ...
22:48 2019-10-11

Trump’s Ukraine call could get him impeached – but his Syria betrayal is worse | Jonathan Freedland The US president’s transactional approach to the world around him poses a grave threatDonald Trump is set to face impeachment for a phone call that c...
22:48 2019-10-11

Attack on German synagogue highlights threat posed by do-it-yourself guns Improvised, homemade weapons are an increasingly popular alternative for criminals and extremists worldwide as information about how to build these g...
22:48 2019-10-11

Divided Kosovo mountain village unites to fight hydropower plant Kosovo Albanians and their Serb neighbors, who have lived apart in their tiny village for decades, united on Friday to protest against the building o...
23:16 2019-10-11

Trump announces ‘substantial’ China trade deal in the works Washington and Beijing agreed to a “substantial” interim trade deal on Friday, averting a tariff increase on Chinese goods that had been planned for ...
23:16 2019-10-11

In Joker, Black Women Are Visible But They Are Not Seen Warning: this piece contains spoilers for the movie Joker. The slogan “listen to black women” emerged as a familiar refrain after the 201...
23:48 2019-10-11

Aaron Paul on the Ending—and the Cameos—of El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie Warning: This article contains spoilers for El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie. In the Breaking Bad finale in 2013, Jesse Pinkman escaped from his capto...
23:48 2019-10-11

House to condemn Trump for enabling Turkish invasion A bipartisan group of House lawmakers has drafted a resolution to condemn the White House decision to pull troops out of northern Syria this week, wh...
00:16 2019-10-12

NLCS: Anibal Sanchez takes no-hitter into 8th as Nationals beat Cardinals Anibal Sanchez took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and Howie Kendrick's bat remained hot as the Washington Nationals earned a 2-0 win over the St...
00:16 2019-10-12

Fewer C-sections when low-risk deliveries handled by midwives (Reuters Health) - Low-risk pregnant women who deliver in a hospital and receive care from midwives have fewer interventions and fewer cesarean secti...
00:48 2019-10-12

Pentagon says U.S. is not abandoning Kurds facing Turkish attack “We have not abandoned the Kurds. Let me be clear about that,” Defense Secretary Mark Esper told reporters. "Nobody green-lighted this operation by T...
00:48 2019-10-12

Israel's Elbit Systems sells $153M worth of mini-drones to unnamed country Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems announced the sale of over 1,000 THOR mini-drones to an unnamed Southeast Asian country in a $153 million de...
00:48 2019-10-12

Reynolds Files for FDA Review of Vuse E-Cigarettes Tobacco giant Reynolds submitted an application for some of its Vuse e-cigarettes to the FDA,seeking permission to keep its vaping products on the ma...
01:16 2019-10-12

Barry Diller’s IAC to spin off Tinder, other dating sites Barry Diller’s IAC on Friday outlined its proposal to spin off its shares of Tinder parent Match Group. The move would see IAC, which also controls V...
01:16 2019-10-12

Officers killed by 9/11 illnesses honored in Battery Park The names of 47 Finest who died from 9/11-related illnesses were added to the Fallen Heroes Memorial in Battery Park City on Friday. Arthur Halbran, ...
01:16 2019-10-12

3-year-old boy hit by truck after getting off bus on Staten Island A 3-year-old boy who had just gotten off a bus with his mom at a busy Staten Island intersection was hit by a pickup truck Friday, police said. The c...
01:16 2019-10-12

Mandy Moore Has a Music Career to Remember--and It's Inspired a New Series Mandy Moore's career has been quite the walk to remember and now it's inspiring the small screen. Nearly two decades before the star brought Rebecc...
01:16 2019-10-12

Jennifer Aniston, Mariah Carey and More Honored at Variety's Power of Women LA Luncheon Jennifer Aniston, Mariah Carey and Brie Larson were among the stars honored for their humanitarian efforts at Variety's 2019 Power of Women: Los Ange...
01:16 2019-10-12

The MixtapE! Presents Harry Styles, Jennifer Lopez and More New Music Musts New music Fridays are a thrilling, yet daunting prospect for any music lover. It's essentially a weekly holiday where fan-favorite artists and fres...
01:16 2019-10-12

PM Modi, Xi Jinping's One-On-One, Lunch To Cap Seaside Summit: 10 Points Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping held their round of informal talks after the two leaders on Friday bonded over a tour of the temples of M...
02:32 2019-10-12

Jammu-Srinagar Highway Closed Due To Landslide, 1300 Vehicles Stranded Over 1,300 vehicles were left stranded as the Jammu-Srinagar national highway was closed for traffic since last night due to a landslide in Ramban di...
02:32 2019-10-12

Navy Bilateral Drill Of India, Bangladesh At Visakhapatnam From Today The navies of India and Bangladesh will participate for the first time in a bilateral exercise at Visakhapatnam from October 12 to 16, the Navy said ...
02:32 2019-10-12

Silver-haired sit-in, face mask party protests planned for Hong Kong Several pro-democracy protests are planned for Hong Kong on Saturday reflecting the widespread anger at the government, ranging from an elderly sit-i...
02:32 2019-10-12

Lyft joins Uber in suing New York City over ‘irrational’ empty vehicle cap Lyft is suing New York City — the ride-sharing app demanding a new “unreasonable and irrational” rule against app-based vehicles cr...
03:00 2019-10-12

8 More Stories About People Battling Their Own Clones Will Smith’s new film Gemini Man may not be wowing critics, but it’s based on a storytelling conundrum that’s as old as time: What would you do if yo...
03:32 2019-10-12

Mining company workers to go on strike against labor contracts TUCSON – About 2,000 hourly workers at five ASARCO LLC locations in Arizona and Texas will go on strike after a vote on Friday evening, accordi...
03:32 2019-10-12

National Coming Out Day: 2019’s top LGBTQ coming out stories NBC NEWS – Founded in 1988 by psychologist Robert Eichberg and activist Jean O’Leary, National Coming Out Day is observed annually on Oct...
03:32 2019-10-12

Get your grub on! Tucson Meet Yourself kicks off Friday TUCSON – Ramen, booza, adobo, latkes – no, this isn’t a verse from the theme song of Nickelodeon’s The Fairly OddParents, but...
03:32 2019-10-12

The best problem-free piercings | Sali Hughes Visit a proper piercing shop full of heavily pierced experts who are invariably obsessed with their artIn recent years, it has become mainstream for ...
03:32 2019-10-12

Joe Giudice leaves US for Italy amid deportation appeal Following his request to be released from the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star has...
03:32 2019-10-12

Aubrey O'Day reveals the shirt she was wearing that nearly got her kicked off a flight Aubrey O'Day is opening up about her recent American Airlines flight, when, she claims, a flight attendant forced her to remove her shirt in "front o...
03:32 2019-10-12

Weston McKennie scores record hat-trick as USA hammer seven past Cuba McKennie scores quickest hat-trick in US history in 7-0 victoryUSA led 6-0 at half before Pulisic hit from spot in 62nd minuteStriker Weston McKennie...
04:00 2019-10-12

See where the Louisiana governor candidates stand on key issues See where Louisiana governor candidates Ralph Abraham, Eddie Rispone and John Bell Edwards stand on Medicaid expansion, minimum wage and other issues...
05:00 2019-10-12

Los Angeles Mayor: Fire conditions still dangerous Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti says that while some residents are able to return to their homes, a wildfire that has forced thousands of people to e...
05:00 2019-10-12

Man gets death for Texas attack that killed 6 Jurors have sentenced a man to death for an attack at a Houston-area home that left six members of his ex-wife's family dead. (October 11)  ...
05:00 2019-10-12

Pentagon urges Turkey to halt Syria incursion Defense Secretary Mark Esper said it was an "impulsive" decision by Turkish President Erdogan to invade northern Syria and it will further destabiliz...
05:00 2019-10-12

The Best Career Paths for New Grads Who Hate Offices When we picture “working” or “getting a job,” many people immediately conjure up images of sitting at a desk, typing away at a computer. And yes, tha...
05:32 2019-10-12

How to Make Boxed Mix Brownies Taste Homemade Boxed mix brownies are pretty much flawless. Not only can you get a whole batch for less than three bucks (the price of a single fancy bakery brownie...
05:32 2019-10-12

Airman sets world record with 551-pound bench press: 'Humble and grateful' Air Force Tech. Sgt. Kenneth Cook is a man of many strengths. He recently set the world record in his weight class when he bench pressed 551 pounds a...
05:32 2019-10-12

Modi-Xi summit: China and India identify terrorism as common challenge The Modi-Xi meeting is aimed at mending ties strained by India's decision to split Jammu & Kashmir state into two. China, which claims part of the ar...
06:00 2019-10-12

These top-rated toothcare essentials are on sale on Amazon right now Keep your smile clean and bright with these two Amazon deals on Crest Whitestrips and a Philips Sonicare electric toothbrush.    ...
06:32 2019-10-12

Warren’s same-sex marriage quip captures what some find exciting — and others distressing — about her The senator cracks a joke about opponents of same-sex marriage, winning cheers and laughter from liberals but warnings that she risks turning off a b...
06:32 2019-10-12

Hong Kong protests: Molotov cocktails thrown in metro station Molotovs have been thrown inside Kowloon metro station, Hong Kong police say. The station was seriously damaged in the attack, they said, but no inj...
07:00 2019-10-12

Turkish-backed Syrian rebels seize center of Syrian border town: senior Turkish official Turkish-backed Syrian rebels seized control of the center of the Syrian border town of Ras al Ain town on Saturday, a senior Turkish security officia...
07:32 2019-10-12

More than 100,000 people displaced so far amid violence in Syria: U.N. World Food Programme More than 100,000 people from the towns of Ras Al-Ayn and Tal Abyad have been displaced by the escalation of violence in Syria, the U.N. World Food P...
07:32 2019-10-12

Inside Alvis: reviving a long-lost British car maker "About 4800 Alvis cars remain on the road" The iconic marque has not left the building: in fact, it has just started making cars again 'Decarbonis...
08:00 2019-10-12

Ronan Farrow on investigating Harvey Weinstein: ‘When family issues are thrown at me, it’s a dirty move’ Farrow’s investigation into the allegations against the producer won him a Pulitzer prize. He talks about the personal costRead an extract from Ronan...
08:00 2019-10-12

Friday's 5 court rulings against President Donald Trump President Donald Trump has relentlessly pushed to build a border wall and tighten immigration restrictions. He's also fought efforts to acquire his t...
08:32 2019-10-12

The world's biggest brands have a garbage problem. This man can help The world's largest consumer goods companies have a big problem: The plastic waste that piles up in landfills and oceans has their corporate logos al...
08:32 2019-10-12

World's top three asset managers oversee $300bn fossil fuel investments Data reveals crucial role of BlackRock, State Street and Vanguard in climate crisisThe world’s three largest money managers have built a combined $30...
08:32 2019-10-12