REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-08-14, 02:26

‘I Put 1,400 Pages in the Trash.’ The Tiger’s Wife Author Téa Obreht on Killing Two Books to Create Her New Novel

For someone convinced that nothing lies beyond the grave, Téa Obreht brings a lot of stuff back from the dead. The living and the unliving mingle in her books like uneasy teens at a party, half...

‘I Put 1,400 Pages in the Trash.’ The Tiger’s Wife Author Téa Obreht on Killing Two Books to Create Her New Novel

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Game of Thrones Author George R.R. Martin Has a Lot to Say About His Books After the Big Finale Now that Game of Thrones’ series finale has come and gone, even more attention is being paid to author George R.R. Martin. He’s mostly been minding his own business and living his life while the rest of the world harangues him about the final two entries in the series of novels that started it all. ...
2019-05-22, 03:39

Téa Obreht follows up 'The Tiger's Wife' with 'Inland' a haunted, fantastical Western Téa Obreht follows up her best-selling, award-winning debut "The Tiger's Wife" with "Inland," a phantasmagorical and dizzyingly beautiful Western.        ...
2019-08-13, 23:00

Iceman author Sina Grace opens up about Marvel's lack of support for LGBTQ+ superheroes and books A few years back now, Marvel made a fairly major (at the time) revelation about one of its most prominent mutant characters, revealing in an issue of Brian Michael Bendis’ All New X-Men that Bobby Drake, a.k.a.. founding X-Men member Iceman, was gay. (Well, technically, a time-traveling younger vers...
2019-06-29, 07:00

‘Killing Eve’ author dishes on adapting and casting hit show When Luke Jennings’ 2018 novel “Killing Eve: Codename Villanelle” was optioned for a TV series, the British writer was given a list of potential scriptwriters to adapt his story about a witty, glamorous assassin who becomes obsessed with the MI-5 agent assigned to take her out. One name jumped out a...
2019-07-24, 02:39

Tiwanaku Excavation Unearths 1400-Year-Old Ritual Vessels At Tiwanaku, Bolivia, archaeologists have excavated a number of vessels that are believed to be 1,400 years old making them amongst the very oldest artifacts to be found at the site.  ...
2019-09-20, 20:52

Queens man accidentally backs into wife with car, killing her A woman was killed Saturday when her husband accidentally backed into her while washing their car at a Queens gas station, police said. Isabel Ramirez-Cohetero, 51, and her husband, 50, were washing their red Jeep Commander at a gas station on Eliot Ave near 61st Street in Ridgewood at about 12:15 p...
2019-08-18, 03:26

LA deputy attorney murders wife, son before killing himself: cops A deputy city attorney from Los Angeles shot his wife and son on Wednesday — killing them both inside of his home — before turning the gun on himself, cops and relatives said. Deputy City Attorney Eric Lertzman, 60, also allegedly tried to murder his adult daughter, but she managed to es...
2019-09-12, 09:00

Newark cop accused of killing estranged wife says he ‘blacked out’ The Newark cop accused of fatally shooting his estranged wife and wounding her boyfriend told investigators that he “blacked out” when he dropped by at his former home and suspected that another man was in her bedroom, according to a report. Lt. John Formisano, 49, was charged with murder, attempted...
2019-07-17, 00:39

Will 'Game of Thrones' books end like series? 'Yes and no,' says author George R.R. Martin Martin said that where "Game of Thrones" had to wrap the "Song of Ice and Fire" saga in six episodes, he will take 3,000 pages to do it himself.        ...
2019-05-21, 18:52

Croatia man takes own life after killing 6, including ex-wife, child, 10 A man shot dead six people, including a 10-year-old child, in the capital Zagreb, before killing himself, in what Croatian police identified Friday as domestic violence....
2019-08-02, 21:26

Former Tehran mayor confesses to killing wife, hands himself into police Mohammad Ali Najafi, a confidant of President Hassan Rouhani, turned himself in to authorities on Tuesday, telling them that he killed his second of two wives, Mitra Najafi....
2019-05-30, 04:52

Michigan man accused of killing wife by spiking cereal with heroin A Michigan man who allegedly spiked his wife's cereal with a deadly dose of heroin nearly five years ago was arrested in connection with her death Tuesday....
2019-08-28, 15:13

Odisha Man Arrested For Allegedly Killing Wife, Two Sons Aged 6 And 4 A day after a woman and her two minor sons were found dead at a village in Odisha's Kalahandi district, her husband was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly killing them, a senior police officer said....
2019-09-10, 19:39

Son accused of killing ex-NFL lineman Barry Bennett, wife arrested in Mexico The son of former NFL lineman Barry Bennett was arrested Saturday in Mexico on charges of murdering his parents earlier this week in their home in Minnesota, authorities said....
2019-08-25, 04:00

Calif. millionaire accused of killing wife in 2012 nabbed in Mexico A California millionaire on the US Marshal Service’s most-wanted list for allegedly slaying his wife was nabbed in Mexico following a years-long manhunt, authorities and reports said Monday....
2019-08-06, 14:00

British sailor jailed in US for killing wife on honeymoon boat trip Lewis Bennett jailed for eight years for Isabella Hellmann’s involuntary manslaughterA newlywed British-Australian sailor whose wife died after their yacht sank off the coast of Cuba during a honeymoon trip has been jailed for eight years in the US for her manslaughter.Lewis Bennett was sentenced on...
2019-05-29, 14:00

Connecticut man accused of killing ex-wife found dead in storage container: cops An out-on-bail Connecticut man who police say killed his ex-wife was found dead this week in a storage container on his son’s property after a lengthy standoff with cops — who swarmed the home when the accused killer’s GPS monitoring bracelet turned off. Officers descended on the Fairfie...
2019-08-08, 00:52

Alabama executes man convicted of killing minister, wounding his wife during 1991 robbery Alabama on Thursday executed a 46-year-old man convicted of killing a minister and wounding his wife with a sword and dagger while robbing their home three days before Christmas in 1991, the state's department of corrections said....
2019-05-31, 13:26

Son accused of killing ex-NFL lineman Barry Bennett, wife believed to be in Mexico: police The bodies of former NFL linesman Barry Bennett and his wife Carol were found inside their rural Minnesota home Wednesday and police are now searching for the couple’s 22-year-old son....
2019-08-24, 04:52

Hoax 911 call accused Pulitzer-winning columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. of killing his wife, police say Award-winning Miami Herald opinion columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. was awoken at his Maryland home early Sunday by a group of police officers responding to a hoax 911 tip that someone had been killed inside Pitts' house....
2019-07-02, 08:13

North Carolina father of 6 has neck broken by 'intense' wave, killing him in 'freak accident,' wife says A North Carolina father of six died on Friday after he was struck by an "intense wave" that knocked him to the ground and broke his neck, according to his wife....
2019-07-21, 18:39

Green Beret accused of killing suspected Taliban bomb maker facing 'agonizing' wait for trial, wife says The family of a decorated former Green Beret who is charged with killing a suspected Taliban bomb maker  in 2010 is facing another roadblock in the military justice system, his wife told “Fox & Friends” on Saturday....
2019-08-25, 00:52

Téa Obreht Follows Up an Acclaimed Debut With a Visit to the Old West “Inland,” set in the rowdy lands of the Arizona Territory during the 1890s, weaves together the story of a frontierswoman with that of a wanted murderer and his camel....
2019-08-09, 14:00

Inland by Téa Obreht review – a spectacular reinvention of the western This follow-up to the award-winning The Tiger’s Wife is an otherworldly vision of 19th-century Arizona“There are wounds of time and there are wounds of person,” cautions a camel driver in the extraordinary second novel by Téa Obreht. “Sometimes people come through their wounds, but time does not. So...
2019-08-07, 14:13

Lucas Giolito's Wife Calls Out Anthony Swarzak's Wife For Being Ignorant Toward Tim Anderson's Wife Bria Anderson, wife of White Sox shortstop Tim, had a heated Instagram discussion with Elizabeth Swarzak, wife of Braves reliever Anthony, about gun violence and race, the impetus being last weekend’s mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton. Swarzak, whose IG account is now protected, came off sounding...
2019-08-08, 20:13

Téa Obreht: ‘In America, we make progress, then revert in horrific ways' At 25, she won the Orange prize with her first novel, The Tiger’s Wife. In her long awaited follow-up, she tackles the history of the American westHow do you disrupt the mythology of the American west, with its campfires and cowboys, and its spirit of masculine self-reliance? If you’re Téa Obreht, y...
2019-08-24, 21:13

What to Do If Your Android Apps Keep Crashing When Loading Web Pages Have your Android apps been crashing when trying to load a web page? You’re not alone; many users have been reporting these issues for weeks, and it appears Android’s WebView feature is to blame....
2019-09-14, 05:39

Before You Travel Overseas, Make Sure Your Passport Has Blank Pages Before you travel overseas, don’t forget to pack the essentials like a proper visa, if it’s necessary, and your passport. And while this tip may seem obvious, you should also make sure your passport has blank pages when traveling internationally as some countries require them for you to enter the co...
2019-07-22, 16:13

Amazon's Textract AI can read millions of pages in a few hours Amazon has launched a new offering called Textract for its Web Services customers, and it's like optical character recognition on steroids. It more than just extracts text from documents like its name implies -- Amazon says it can actually identify d......
2019-05-30, 11:26

A Decades-Old Computer Science Puzzle Was Solved in Two Pages With a stunningly simple proof, a researcher has finally cracked the sensitivity conjecture, "one of the most frustrating and embarrassing open problems."...
2019-08-04, 19:26

Australian government, spooks, and industry all on different cyber pages Views on civilian cybersecurity's future differ widely, but does the Morrison government, and Minister Dutton in particular, have the clarity and clue to sort out the 'train smash' of legislation?...
2019-08-02, 08:13

Hidden Facebook pages might reveal Marvel’s MCU Phase 4 secrets Aside from eight release dates for MCU Phase 4 films, we have no firm details about any of Marvel’s upcoming attractions. With Spider-Man: Far From Home already out, we might soon get actual titles for those upcoming movies since San Diego Comic-Con this week would be the perfect place to anno...
2019-07-15, 22:26

Google declutters its news tab on desktop search pages with a fresh look The News tabon Google’s search results pages is a pretty big deal when you’re trying to keep up with the world: for many people, it’s their quickest way to find news stories on topics they’re interested in. The search giant is now revamping this section on desktop – where it looks cluttered and hard...
2019-07-12, 05:39

Google Chrome makes it easier to send web pages between devices Google has started rolling out Chrome 77 across platforms, and one of its best features gives you a way to quickly shoot web pages from one device to another. Say, you need step out right now and want to send the page you're reading on your laptop to......
2019-09-11, 17:52

Facebook still auto-generating Islamic State, al-Qaida pages WASHINGTON (AP) — In the face of criticism that Facebook is not doing enough to combat extremist messaging, the company likes to say that its automated systems remove the vast majority of prohibited content glorifying the Islamic State group and al-Qaida before it's reported....
2019-09-19, 09:00

Facebook to direct vaccine searches to public health pages Facebook moves to stem spread of misinformation online about side-effects of immunisationsFacebook is to take a stand against vaccine denial by directing people searching for information or using vaccine hashtags to web pages set up by public health bodies.People who access Facebook and Instagram pa...
2019-09-05, 00:00

Brave browser catches Google tracking users with hidden web pages Brave, the budding privacy-focused browser with its own native cryptocurrency, has alleged that Google is using hidden web pages to feed personal data of its users to advertisers, reports Financial Times. The evidence, now in the hands of the Irish data regulator, reportedly accuses the Big G of all...
2019-09-05, 00:00

Apple updates Pages, Keynote, and Numbers with new text-styling features Enlarge / Pages in macOS Mojave. (credit: Samuel Axon) Today, Apple released Pages 8.1, Numbers 6.1, and Keynote 9.1 for Mac, and the company also updated the accompanying apps on iOS. This is a small features update for the iWork suite, but some of the additions give functionality users have been...
2019-06-28, 01:13

Jeffrey Epstein faces ‘a million pages’ of evidence: defense lawyer Prosecutors have 1 million pages of evidence against Jeffrey Epstein, his lawyer revealed in court Monday — without shedding any new light on the jailhouse incident that left the convicted pedophile with bruises on his neck. No marks were visible on Epstein’s neck, and he never appeared ...
2019-07-31, 21:00

Apple purges iTunes pages on the eve of its demise, as Music, TV and Podcasts are taking over Apple's arguably most hated piece of legacy software - iTunes - may be killed today at the WWDC keynote, reported Bloomberg over the weekend, and the interesting part is that it won't be renamed to something else, but different modules will be taking its place instead. The iTunes syncing and downloa...
2019-06-03, 17:26

Toni Morrison Was Described as a ‘Seer’ and ‘Truth-Teller.’ Here Are Some of Her Wisest Words From the Pages of TIME Toni Morrison, the author of books including Beloved and Song of Solomon and the first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize, died on Monday night at the age of 88. Morrison was best known for chronicling the black American experience, while also making history as an editor and teacher: She ...
2019-08-06, 18:13

Who Murdered My Child?: the Facebook pages keeping the memory of homicide victims alive Following their children’s death, parents are using social media groups to share stories, find justice and process their griefSign up for the project newsletterEarly on 20 April 2018, Joseph Alexander woke up to a multitude of text messages, missed calls, and voicemails. He turned on the local news ...
2019-08-19, 16:13

Officials Respond To Public Records Request On Bengals' New Stadium Deal With 275 Pages Of Redactions It is not exaggeration to say that the Cincinnati Bengals’ revised stadium lease with Hamilton County, agreed in November 2018, is still largely secret. Among the many figures that weren’t released at the time the agreement was announced was how much the county—and thus, taxpayers—will be spending t...
2019-07-10, 16:52

'I was an ex-wife. Time to become a hot ex-wife': how I found myself at Spin class At my first class I felt like a walking ‘before’ picture, surrounded by ‘afters’. Then the instructor turned the lights off, and I became a convertOnce I realised you could cry in Spin class, it was over.To take it back a bit, I was not a very fit adult. Like many women, I equated going to the gym w...
2019-09-13, 15:39

‘Alert The House GOP.’ After an Artist Printed 62,000 Pages of Hillary Clinton’s Emails, She Showed Up at His Exhibition and Read Through Them After an artist printed out 62,000 pages of Hillary Clinton’s emails as part of an art exhibition titled “HILLARY: The Hillary Clinton Emails” in Venice, Italy, the former Democratic presidential nominee showed up and spent an hour reading them. She even posed for a picture that sh...
2019-09-13, 00:39

Taylor Swift reveals new song 'The Archer,' plans to release 120 pages of her diary Taylor Swift revealed a new track, titled "The Archer," from her upcoming album during an Instagram Live Stream on Tuesday.        ...
2019-07-24, 09:39

There’s a new LSU, and these Tigers are both dangerous and a lot of fun In the past, the Tigers won with talent, defensive versatility and a lot of late-game toughness. Through two games, add offensive scheme and elite quarterback play to their strengths....
2019-09-09, 14:00

How does your brain take out the trash? Until recently, no one knew how the brain removed waste. In 2013, the glymphatic system was discovered. Here, we discuss its role in health and disease....
2019-06-21, 10:52

Mets outlast Tigers in 13 thanks to another unlikely hero Juan Lagares one day. Carlos Gomez the next. Now Tomas Nido. The Mets’ offensive heroes have been as unpredictable as the weather. The defensive-minded backup catcher was the latest to send the injury-riddled Mets to a victory in their final at-bat, drilling a solo homer to right-center field in a 5...
2019-05-26, 12:00

Scherzer strikes out 14 as Nationals top Tigers, 2-1 Max Scherzer struck out 14 against his former team and Anthony Rendon homered for the second straight game as the Washington Nationals topped the Detroit Tigers 2-1       ...
2019-06-30, 23:00

Tigers’ Alexander beats O’s for 1st big-league win Tyler Alexander recorded his first major league victory, Jordy Mercer hit a two-run home run and the host Detroit Tigers defeated the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Monday....
2019-09-17, 13:26

Marlins rally for 5th straight win, 6-3 over Tigers DETROIT (AP) — Garrett Cooper hit his first major league home run in the sixth inning, and that was the start of an impressive comeback by the Miami Marlins, who rallied for their fifth straight victory, 6-3 over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night. The Tigers led 3-0 before Cooper’s solo sh...
2019-05-23, 06:26

Blue Jays bat around in 4th and 6th, rout Tigers 12-1 Marcus Stroman breezed through seven scoreless innings, and the Toronto Blue Jays batted around in both the fourth and the sixth on their way to a 12-1 rout of the Detroit Tigers on Friday night....
2019-07-20, 04:52

Wheeler, Mets top Tigers 4-3 for 6th win in 7 games NEW YORK (AP) — Zack Wheeler pitched into the eighth inning, Todd Frazier delivered a clever push bunt and the New York Mets kept up their run of comebacks, beating the Detroit Tigers 4-3 Sunday for their sixth win in seven games. Adeiny Hechavarria’s three-run homer helped the Mets rally from...
2019-05-27, 00:13

Orioles get HRs from Núñez, Villar in 5-3 win over Tigers BALTIMORE (AP) — Renato Núñez and Jonathan Villar homered, and the Baltimore Orioles benefited from several miscues by the skidding Detroit Tigers in a 5-3 victory Monday. In a matchup between two struggling teams, the Orioles prevailed because of the long ball and a throwing error by shortstop Ronn...
2019-05-27, 23:26

White Sox overpower Tigers in DH opener Plenty of extra-base power and a pitcher making his major league debut helped the Chicago White Sox continue their climb towards the .500 mark on Wednesday....
2019-07-04, 03:13

Indians vs. Tigers: Many reasons to take Cleveland College football is back. Time to take The Post prognosticators to school again. While NYC Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza had a rough year, Stitches (see page 58) finished a remarkable 24 games over .500, winning both the overall (OK, a dead heat with Ted Holmlund) and best bets. Welcome back t...
2019-08-29, 19:13

Clemson football: Who can challenge the Tigers in the ACC? It’s Clemson, a sizable gap, then everyone else. That goes for the ACC and — with the exception of Alabama — the rest of the country. The No. 1 Tigers have won two of the last three national championships, own one of the top 2019 recruiting classes and return most of their producti...
2019-08-29, 19:13

Cash in the trash: man tosses more than $23,000 (KIEM) An Oregon man accidentally tossed out over $20,000 but will soon get it back. According to Recology Humboldt, the man mistakenly recycled a Vans shoe box with nearly $23,000 inside. When he noticed he couldn’t find his cash, he called up his garbage company, Recology Ashland. The Ashland loca...
2019-08-06, 23:00

You Don't Need to Throw Used Hangers in the Trash With all the plastic film and toxic chemicals, dry cleaning clothes can be a wasteful process. You’ll likely end up with a surplus of wire hangers that meet the trash after a day’s use, too....
2019-08-13, 03:39

Juice WRLD: 'There is just so much trash in rap' With a US No 1 album, Jarad Higgins is the man taking emo rap overground – and he owes it all to fancying a goth girl at schoolJuice WRLD is contemplating another life. “You think I could be a FedEx worker, Mom?” he asks across the room, a suite in a swanky Soho hotel filled with family and friends....
2019-07-05, 03:13

Braves vs. Tigers: Mike Foltynewicz will keep his mojo Who better than NFL Hall of Famer and TV personality Terry Bradshaw to put the exclamation point on the month of May? Bradshaw, at an appearance to promote Fox’s football coverage, said he was cut from the show “The Masked Singer” by comedic actor Ken Jeong whom he referred to as “that little short ...
2019-05-31, 22:26

Indians vs. Tigers: All signs point to Cleveland Transactions you may have missed: Dodgers’ Corey Seager was placed on the 10-day IL. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is leaving the Trump administration. And goalie Sukanya Chor Charoenying, who could not stop anything in her team’s lopsided 13-0 loss, is leaving to become a schoo...
2019-06-14, 20:26

Verlander, Astros historic favorites against Tigers The Astros are listed as -500 favorites over the Tigers at Caesars Sportsbook and as high as -550 at other sportsbooks, making them the heaviest favorite in a game in at least the past 15 seasons....
2019-08-21, 23:39

Orioles top Tigers 6-2 in meeting of historically bad teams In the first meeting in 50 years of teams both 50 or more games under .500, DJ Stewart and Trey Mancini homered to lead the Baltimore Orioles over the Detroit Tigers 6-2       ...
2019-09-14, 06:52

Soler, Cuthbert help rally Royals to 3-2 win over Tigers KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jorge Soler had the tying RBI double in the eighth inning and Cheslor Cuthbert followed with the go-ahead run-scoring single to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night. Adalberto Mondesi started the rally with his third hit of the...
2019-06-12, 07:52

Injuries Mar Yankees’ Doubleheader Sweep of the Tigers Gary Sanchez left the second game an inning after he had been thrown out in his first stolen-base attempt this year, and Edwin Encarnacion homered in the first game but left with an oblique problem....
2019-09-13, 08:00

MLB roundup: Tigers overcome Verlander's two-hitter John Hicks cranked a leadoff home run in the ninth inning, and the visiting Detroit Tigers overcame former ace Justin Verlander's two-hit complete game with a 2-1 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday....
2019-08-22, 08:26

Cron, Schoop power Twins to 7-4 win over Tigers C.J. Cron and Jonathan Schoop homered, Martín Pérez pitched six solid innings and the Minnesota Twins beat the last-place Detroit Tigers 7-4 to win two of three in the weekend series       ...
2019-08-26, 01:39

Braves top Tigers 7-4, 1st home series win vs AL since '16 Dansby Swanson homered, drove in three runs and scored the tiebreaker on Freddie Freeman's double in the eighth inning as the Atlanta Braves beat the Detroit Tigers 7-4        ...
2019-06-03, 00:52

Garver, Gonzalez lift Twins over Tigers 6-3 DETROIT (AP) — Mitch Garver homered and had three hits, Marwin Gonzalez matched his career high with four hits and the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 Friday night. C.J. Cron and Nelson Cruz also homered for Minnesota, which is 6-1 against the Tigers this season. Ryne Harper (1-0) got hi...
2019-06-08, 12:26

Velasquez sharp as Phillies blank Tigers 4-0 Vince Velasquez pitched impressively into the sixth inning and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Detroit Tigers 4-0 to finish a quick two-game sweep       ...
2019-07-25, 00:13

Cooper hits slam in 9th, Marlins top Tigers, 6th win in row DETROIT (AP) — Garrett Cooper hit a grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning and the Miami Marlins won their sixth in a row, rallying past Detroit 5-2 Thursday to finish a terrible homestand for the Tigers. The Marlins, who had the worst record in the majors last week, extended the longest activ...
2019-05-23, 23:26

More Than 2,300 Tigers Killed, Trafficked This Century: Report More than 2,300 endangered tigers have been killed and illegally trafficked since the turn of the century, according to a report published Tuesday, urging more action to protect the giant cats....
2019-08-21, 01:13

Over 2,300 Tigers Killed, Trafficked In This Century: Report More than 2,300 endangered tigers have been killed and illegally trafficked since the turn of the century, according to a report published Tuesday, urging more action to protect the giant cats....
2019-08-21, 23:13

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers with 3-1 win DETROIT (AP) — Joey Gallo hit two solo homers and Ariel Jurado threw seven shutout innings and the Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of Detroit with a 3-1 win over the Tigers on Thursday. Texas has won five straight games, matching a season high. Gallo led off the second inning by driving S...
2019-06-27, 22:39

More than 80 tigers die after being removed from Thailand tourist trap More then 80 tigers have died after they were rescued from a Thailand tourist attraction dubbed Tiger Temple, a report said. A total of about 87 felines died from a virus they had contracted after being held at the The Wat Pha Luang Ta Bua Yanasampanno temple west of Bangkok, according to LondonR...
2019-09-16, 11:26

Tigers vs. Marlins: Pitchers’ duel makes Under the bet It has not been the best of seasons for the offenses of the Detroit Tigers and Miami Marlins, and these teams will not catch a break with Tuesday’s pitching matchup. Caleb Smith and Spencer Turnbull both rank in the top seven in ERA among qualified pitchers and face the two worst offenses in MLB. Th...
2019-05-21, 21:26

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers Joey Gallo blasted a pair of solo homers, and the visiting Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers with a 3-1 triumph on Thursday....
2019-06-28, 04:26

Bestselling author Ken Follett turns 70 With 30 bestsellers in 40 years, Ken Follett is among the most successful authors in world literature. As the master of the historical novel genre turns 70, he is working on the prequel to his best-known work....
2019-06-05, 15:26

Taking Another Look at the Author of ‘The White Man’s Burden’ Christopher Benfey’s “If: The Untold Story of Kipling’s American Years” traces their influence on his work — and Kipling’s lasting influence on others....
2019-07-07, 21:00

R.I.P. author and illustrator Judith Kerr As reported by The Guardian, author and illustrator Judith Kerr has died. Kerr was the woman behind beloved children’s book The Tiger Who Came To Tea and the lengthy series of Mog The Forgetful Cat, as well as a series of semi-autobiographical books for older kids about growing up in Germany just as...
2019-05-23, 18:39

Whatever happened to author Dorothy West? Writing alongside Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes, West was the last surviving member of the Harlem Renaissance. Diana Evans asks: why were her books overlooked for so long?Little sister” to Zora Neale Hurston. “The Kid” and would-be wife of Langston Hughes (he didn’t say yes). Rediscovered a...
2019-08-16, 18:52

How to become a more productive you with insight from NYT-bestselling author The steps to reach your ultimate potential are varied and you never know which trick or suggestion might unlock your process. You can start figuring that out with the training in the How Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers Master Productivity with Tim Ferriss course. It’s on sale right n...
2019-06-08, 21:26

No trash and recycling collection on Memorial Day TUCSON – Trash and Recycling will not be picked up on Monday, May 27 as workers observe Memorial Day. All City of Tucson residential and commercial customers with regular collection on any day Monday through Friday will have a one-day delay. Officials said The Los Reales Landfill will be open....
2019-05-23, 07:13

Elizabeth Warren, Put Your Beautiful Dog in the Trash Elizabeth Warren is perhaps the most intellectually sound left-wing candidate in a generation. Her moral purpose and keen policy sense could propel her all the way to the White House. There is just one thing she needs to do first: get rid of her fake ass dog—forever....
2019-05-28, 18:39

Check Out This Hot New Lego Overwatch Trash Lego’s first round of Overwatch sets were nice, but they left out a few key characters. Two new sets due out in October fix three of these oversights, adding Junkrat, Roadhog and everybody’s favorite hamster mech pilot Hammond to the mix....
2019-06-28, 02:13

So There's Trash Talk And Then There's Casual Bigotry How far is too far when it comes to gaming trash talk? And how do you go about confronting a friend, or a stranger, for some seriously uncool comments in chat? On this week’s episode of Kotaku Splitscreen, we brought in Kotaku senior reporter and trash talk aficionado Cecilia D’Anastasio to discuss ...
2019-08-02, 00:39

Stop Pretending Your Trash Is Recyclable If you’ve ever stood in front of your recycling bin—unsure if the trash in your hands is recyclable—and threw it in anyway, this article is for you....
2019-09-18, 09:00

Don't Throw Your Old Xbox or Playstation in the Trash Last week, as part of New York City’s new electronics waste collection program, officials stated that more than 100,000 items were collected from homes in fewer than three years. And while that means fewer electronics—like computers, cell phones or televisions—in our landfills, it’s an incredibly sm...
2019-08-17, 00:00

No trash, recycling collection on Labor Day Residential and commercial trash and recycling will not be collected on Labor Day. All of City of Tucson residential and commercial customers with regular collection on any day Monday through Friday will have their trash and recycling service delayed by one day. The Los Reales Landfill will be open....
2019-08-23, 23:13

Morton’s unbeaten streak at 20 after Rays blank Tigers 4-0 DETROIT (AP) — Charlie Morton allowed five hits in seven innings, extending his unbeaten streak to 20 starts and leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 4-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night. Morton (7-0) hasn’t lost since Aug. 11, and only Clayton Kershaw of the Dodgers, at 21 starts, ha...
2019-06-06, 04:26

Sportsbooks split on Tide, Tigers as title favorites Sportsbooks across the country are split between Clemson and Alabama winning the national title, but the bigger bets in Las Vegas have been placed on the Crimson Tide....
2019-08-29, 19:13

Boyd gets Tigers started in 3-0 shutout of skidding Orioles BALTIMORE (AP) — Matthew Boyd took a five-hitter into the seventh inning, Niko Goodrum homered and the Detroit Tigers interrupted a prolonged slump by defeating the Baltimore Orioles 3-0 Tuesday night. JaCoby Jones had two doubles and an RBI for the Tigers, who won for only the second time in 14 gam...
2019-05-29, 07:39

Lions, Tigers and Deers, Oh My! See All the Unusual Celebrity Pets Ever wonder if celebrity pets know they're owned by celebrities? Surely, these animals must know their lives are a little different than the regular house cat. Whether wearing......
2019-06-01, 16:26

Team Profile, Bangladesh: The Tigers Yet To Roar At This Level Bangladesh have not been able to justify their long existence at the One-day International level and World Cup 2019 comes as another chance to redeem themselves....
2019-05-24, 19:26

Two tigers seized from traffickers every week, report finds Closure of tiger farms among urgent steps needed to protect species, wildlife summit hearsTwo illegally smuggled tigers per week are being seized by officials, according to a report, but this represents only a tiny fraction of those being killed.The report, by the wildlife trade experts Traffic, was...
2019-08-21, 03:13

Remember that time a goose crashed into the Tigers' scoreboard? One year ago, the sports world went from horrified to relieved when a stray goose crash-landed during a Tigers rain delay. That's the day the Rally Goose was born -- after surviving a near-death experience....
2019-05-31, 19:52

A's beat Tigers 7-3 in game resumed nearly 4 months later Oakland Athletics beat Detroit Tigers 7-3 in game resumed nearly 4 months later then squander 4-0 lead to lose later game       ...
2019-09-07, 13:00

Half of the 147 Tigers Rescued From a Thai Temple Have Died BANGKOK (AP) — More than half the tigers rescued three years ago from a Buddhist temple in Thailand where they served as a popular tourist attraction have died of disease, wildlife officials said Monday. The tigers were vulnerable to illness because of inbreeding, leading to laryngeal paralysi...
2019-09-17, 06:39

Oregon vs. Auburn: Tigers will shut down Justin Herbert “Every day is a gift. It’s just, does it have to be socks?” — Anthony Soprano College football’s existence isn’t enough. The bar should be higher, especially with increased attention on the lone weekend not shared with the NFL. Instead, another dreadful slate of Week 1 games is upon us, with most te...
2019-08-29, 11:13

White Sox vs. Tigers: Ivan Nova will be super for Chicago A new Quinnipiac poll shows Joe Biden still in charge, with 32 percent of Democrats supporting him. Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris are running 2-3-4 behind Fossil Fuel Joe. Bill de Blasio, running last, at 1 percent, will be on Sean Hannity’s Fox News show Wednesday in an attempt...
2019-08-07, 17:00

Yankees-Tigers rained out Wednesday as new plans emerge The Yankees will have to wait another day for revenge. Wednesday night’s game between the Yankees and Tigers in Detroit was rained out, the Yankees announced, leading to a straight doubleheader Thursday, beginning at 1:10 ET. J.A. Happ will start the first game, with CC Sabathia and Domingo Ge...
2019-09-12, 01:26

Manaea, Athletics win 3-1, send Tigers to 100th loss Sean Manaea matched his career high by striking out 10 in his second start following shoulder surgery, and the Oakland Athletics beat Detroit 3-1 to give the Tigers their first 100-loss season since 2003       ...
2019-09-09, 02:26

Tigers vs. Orioles: Matthew Boyd will be difference for Detroit To say the Detroit Tigers and Baltimore Orioles have been struggling this season would be putting things modestly, but there has been one bright spot for Detroit, and that is Tuesday’s starting pitcher Matthew Boyd. More than half of the Tigers’ starting pitching rotation from Opening Day is on the ...
2019-05-29, 01:26

Bauer pitches 1st shutout as a pro, Indians beat Tigers 8-0 DETROIT (AP) — Trevor Bauer pitched his first shutout as a pro, ending the longest winless streak of his career as the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 8-0 Sunday for a three-game sweep. Bauer (5-6) gave up four hits, struck out eight and walked none. This was his 224th start since being dr...
2019-06-17, 00:39

Tigers pitching prospect Mize has shoulder inflammation DETROIT (AP) — Tigers prospect Casey Mize is going on the injured list with right shoulder inflammation. The team announced the move Friday, saying the Double-A right-hander had an MRI that was reviewed by Dr. James Andrews and Dr. Stephen Lemos. They agreed it showed some minor posterior shoulder i...
2019-06-15, 00:52

Bauer strikes out 10, Indians win 11th straight over Tigers Trevor Bauer struck out 10 in 6 2/3 innings, José Ramírez hit a go-ahead home run in the sixth and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Detroit Tigers for the 11th straight time, 6-3       ...
2019-07-19, 08:26

Tigers edge Royals 3-2 before teams head to Omaha KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Brandon Dixon broke an eighth-inning tie with a sacrifice fly that sent the Detroit Tigers past the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Wednesday night. Miguel Cabrera also had a sacrifice fly for the Tigers, and Ronny Rodriguez hit an RBI double. Jorge Soler drove in both Royals runs ...
2019-06-13, 08:39

Sanchez beats old team, lead Nationals over Tigers, 3-1 DETROIT (AP) — Anibal Sanchez beat his former team for his third win in four starts, Juan Soto hit his 14th home run of the season and the Washington Nationals beat the Detroit Tigers 3-1 on Friday night. Sanchez (4-6), who went 46-49 for the Tigers from 2012-17, was facing his old team for the firs...
2019-06-29, 04:52

Sportwatch: Tigers v Giants, Roosters v Cowboys, and more - live! Updates on a busy day of sport across AustraliaAny thoughts? Get in touch on email or tweet @JPHowcroftNRL: Titans sack Brennan 6.13am BST AFL: 3QT: Richmond 10.13 (73) v GWS 6.7 (43) - Midway through the third quarter the GWS bandwagon was at full steam and the Giants threatened to hit the lead, bu...
2019-07-14, 07:26

Indians’ Civale dazzles in MLB debut, stops Tigers 2-0 CLEVELAND (AP) — Aaron Civale dazzled in his major league debut, striking out the side to begin the game and allowing just two infield hits over six innings to pitch the Cleveland Indians over the Detroit Tigers 2-0 on Saturday. The Indians purchased Civale’s contract from Triple-A Columbus wh...
2019-06-23, 01:52

Mike Clevinger strikes out 12 as Indians beat Tigers 7-2 Mike Clevinger matched his career high with 12 strikeouts in six innings, Oscar Mercado drove in two runs and the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 7-2       ...
2019-07-18, 09:26

Soler extends Royals record with 40th HR in win vs Tigers Jorge Soler extended his team record with his 40th homer, Hunter Dozier and Alex Gordon had three hits each, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4       ...
2019-09-05, 06:52

Lopez HR helps KC beat Tigers 7-3 in 1st MLB game in Omaha OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nicky Lopez hit his first major league homer in the stadium where he played college ball, Homer Bailey allowed two hits in six shutout innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 7-3 Thursday night in the first big league regular season game played in Nebraska. The ...
2019-06-14, 08:39

Orioles’ 100th loss comes in grand fashion against the Tigers Reliever Ryan Eades walks in the tying run in the 12th inning moments before surrendering a walk-off grand slam to John Hicks in Baltimore’s 8-4 loss....
2019-09-15, 14:00

Mercado breaks tie with 2nd homer, Indians beat Tigers 8-6 Oscar Mercado hit a leadoff homer in the seventh inning to break a 5-all tie and the Cleveland Indiians beat the Detroit Tigers 8-6 on Monday night. Mercado, who also homered in the fifth, was in a 1-for-25 slump going into the game.       ...
2019-07-16, 08:39

Sportwatch: AFL Giants v Magpies, NRL Raiders v Tigers – as it happened AFL: GWS Giants 19.8 (122) defeat Collingwood 11.9 (75)NRL: Sydney Roosters 48-10 Newcastle KnightsAFL: Carlton 15.9 (99) defeat Gold Coast 11.9 (75) 10.39am BST So - we might leave it here for Sportwatch tonight; an abridged offering for you because we’ve got simply too much else coming your way to...
2019-07-20, 12:26

Bauers hits for cycle as Indians drub Tigers 13-4 DETROIT (AP) — Cleveland’s Jake Bauers hit for the cycle, and the Indians routed the Detroit Tigers 13-4 on Friday night after scoring eight runs in the fourth inning. Bauers singled and tripled in that inning. He also hit a double in the second and a two-run homer in the eighth, becoming the ...
2019-06-15, 05:13

Jones homers twice, drives in 5 as Tigers beat Twins 9-3 DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers haven’t given their fans much to cheer about at home this season. Playing in front of 26,818 fans — their biggest crowd since opening day — the Tigers routed the Minnesota Twins 9-3 Saturday for a rare home win. “I’ll take exactly that again tomorr...
2019-06-09, 07:01

Thai Temple Tigers With Serious Symptoms To Be Operated: Doctors Officials at a sanctuary in Thailand said on Friday they are racing to keep dozens of tigers alive after more than 80 died from disease following their confiscation from a controversial temple....
2019-09-20, 16:00

Judge’s HR helps Yanks complete sweep of Tigers Aaron Judge hit a two-run homer, Domingo German pitched four innings of scoreless relief and the New York Yankees defeated the host Detroit Tigers 6-4 in the second game of a doubleheader on Thursday....
2019-09-13, 05:00

Voit, Judge lead Yankees to Game 1 win over Tigers Luke Voit had three hits, including a two-run homer, scored three runs and drove in three more as the New York Yankees defeated the host Detroit Tigers 10-4 in the first game of a doubleheader on Thursday....
2019-09-13, 05:00

Tickets to watch Tigers Woods, PGA Championship selling for as low as $6 PGA Championship tickets have a face value of $110 but they are going for as little as $6 on StubHub.        ...
2019-05-21, 14:52

Ice cubes for tigers as heatwave smashes European records Belgian zookeepers fed chickens in giant ice cubes to tigers on Wednesday as northern Europe baked in record temperatures during another heatwave that climate experts believe could become the new normal....
2019-07-24, 23:39

Cease goes 5 innings in debut, White Sox beat Tigers 7-5 Dylan Cease threw five innings in a winning major league debut, and the Chicago White Sox beat the struggling Detroit Tigers 7-5 in the first game of a day-night doubleheader       ...
2019-07-04, 01:52

Tigers outslug Mets 9-8 to snap 9-game skid JaCoby Jones homered and drove in four runs, including a go-ahead double in the seventh inning, and Miguel Cabrera also connected as the Detroit Tigers halted their nine-game losing streak with a wild 9-8 victory over the New York Mets        ...
2019-05-25, 05:52

Tigers Prospect Dies After Electric Skateboard Accident Chace Numata, a catcher in the Detroit Tigers organization, died Monday from injuries he sustained in a skateboarding accident early Friday morning. He was 27 years old....
2019-09-03, 17:26

Tigers beat Blue Jays 4-3 on Castellanos’ HR in 10th Nicholas Castellanos led off the bottom of the 10th inning with a home run, and the Detroit Tigers snapped their six-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday....
2019-07-21, 23:26

Umpire leaves early in Indians-Tigers game DETROIT (AP) — Friday night’s game between the Detroit Tigers and Cleveland Indians is being handled by three umpires after Jim Wolf left in the first inning. Wolf, brother of former big league pitcher Randy Wolf, was the third base umpire. There was no immediate announcement of why he left th...
2019-06-15, 05:13

Author Judith Kerr dies aged 95 The children's author and illustrator Judith Kerr has died following a short illness. Her famous works included "TheTiger Who Came to Tea," and "When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit."...
2019-05-24, 02:13

Enheduanna: High Priestess of the Moon and the First Known Author The ancient Sumerian poet Enheduanna has a unique claim to fame: she was the first author in the world known by name. While there were previous instances of poems and stories written down, Enheduanna was the first to sign a name to her work. And what a work it was! Her text was so significant that i...
2019-06-27, 19:13

How an evicted author turned his life around with one bestseller About two years ago, Adrian McKinty was done as a writer. The Irish author had published several detective novels set in Belfast. They were well-reviewed; some even won prestigious literary awards. But none of the moderate success had translated into money (“I was literally making hundreds of dollar...
2019-08-18, 01:52

Author talks Fernandomania and the Dodgers of 1981 The Los Angeles Dodgers needed a strike interrupted season and a pitching sensation named Fernando Valenzuela to win a championship in 1981. More important for the Dodgers, perhaps, is that they found a way that year to connect with Hispanic fans who nearly four decades later are still loyal support...
2019-06-11, 21:00

Jim Bouton, ex-Yankees pitcher and tell-all author, dead at 80 Jim Bouton, the former Yankees pitcher and tell-all author, has died at the age of 80, according to his family. Bouton’s family said he died Wednesday at the home he shared with wife Paula Kurman. He fought a brain disease linked to dementia and was in hospice care. Bouton also had two strokes...
2019-07-11, 08:39

‘The Tiger Who Came to Tea’ author Judith Kerr dies at 95 LONDON (AP) — Judith Kerr, author and illustrator of the bestselling “The Tiger Who Came to Tea” and other beloved children’s books, has died at the age of 95. HarperCollins chief executive Charlie Redmayne announced her death Thursday. He said she “was a brilliantly talented...
2019-05-23, 12:39

Author: 'Counter-terrorism isn't an immigration issue' Author of "Bluster: Donald Trump's War on Terror" Peter Neumann speaks to Christiane Amanpour about the state of domestic terrorism in the United States....
2019-08-07, 22:13

Judith Kerr, Author of The Tiger Who Came to Tea, Dies at 95 (LONDON) — Judith Kerr, author and illustrator of the bestselling “The Tiger Who Came to Tea” and other beloved children’s books, has died at the age of 95. HarperCollins chief executive Charlie Redmayne announced her death Thursday. The publisher said she died at her home on...
2019-05-23, 16:00

Trump Says He ‘Never Met’ Author Who Has Accused Him of Sexual Assault President Donald Trump said Friday that he “never met” a New York advice columnist and author who claims that he sexually assaulted her in the dressing room of a high-end New York department store in the 1990s. In a statement, Trump said “there is zero evidence” to support lo...
2019-06-22, 18:39

After Losing His Parents, an Author Wonders: Who and What Is Real? In “Picnic Comma Lightning,” Laurence Scott combines a memoir about grief with an investigation into the ways technologies blur the line between public and private....
2019-06-15, 12:13

Italian author Andrea Camilleri dies The Sicilian writer penned the Inspector Montalbano best-sellers. The novels were later translated to the small screen, where they became a global popularity....
2019-07-17, 12:52

Los Angeles is now ‘giant trash receptacle,’ says columnist A swath of Los Angeles has devolved into a wasteland with rats scurrying among piles of decaying garbage and squalid tent cities, according to a series of stomach-churning photos that the Los Angeles Times says depict the “collapse of a city that’s lost control.” “The city of Los Angeles has become ...
2019-06-03, 09:13

An inside look at the notorious Queens trash house A Queens hoarder’s house is as horrid inside as it is outside, new photos show. Two interior snapshots of the house obtained by The Post show piles of clothes and other junk crammed throughout the notorious South Jamaica hovel, which has become an eyesore in its neighborhood due to its garbage...
2019-09-07, 07:00

Deputies rescue bear cub trapped in trash bin Brave deputies in Northern California helped a wailing baby bear reunite with its family after the cub got stuck inside a trash container outside a motel near Lake Tahoe. (Aug. 27)        ...
2019-08-30, 22:52

Canada to remove trash from Philippines by end of June Canada says that by the end of June it will remove truckloads of garbage which Filipino officials say were illegally shipped to the Philippines years ago...
2019-05-23, 05:39

AOC ‘proud’ of being a bartender, ‘doubts’ GOPers ‘take trash out’ Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez doesn’t regret being a bartender one bit, she says. “As always, I‘m proud of my work in restaurants,” the congresswoman tweeted Sunday night, hours after taking fire from British journalist Piers Morgan for being “a bartender 18 months ago.”...
2019-07-01, 09:52

The Football Team In Euphoria Is Complete Trash It has been two weeks since the finale of HBO’s R-rated Riverdale knock-off, Euphoria, aired to glowing reviews. Everyone wants to talk about how the show found its earnest heart, and whether Jules will come back, and how all the teens may be doomed by sexting and drugs, but no one wants to talk abo...
2019-08-20, 20:52

In Indonesia, Trash As Payment For Tickets On 'Plastic Bus' Dozens of people clutching bags full of plastic bottles and disposable cups queue at a busy bus terminal in the Indonesian city of Surabaya -- where passengers can swap trash for travel tickets....
2019-08-09, 10:52

| Trash from the top of the world handed over for recycling in Nepal Aluminium ladders and cans collected from Mount Everest may find a second life as pots and pans, as bags of trash were collected after the climbing season....
2019-06-05, 19:26

Judge suspended for pooping in trash can dead at 63 A Westchester judge whose appointment sparked controversy and who was suspended for using her courtroom trash can as an emergency toilet because of her weight and medical problems has died, according to court documents. White Plains City Court Judge Elizabeth Shollenberger passed away on Thursday, h...
2019-09-10, 01:13

You Can Kayak in Europe for Free, If You Pick Up Trash All over the world, our oceans, lakes, and rivers are full of trash. There’s a heap of plastic garbage swirling around in the Pacific Ocean right now and much of it is the result of our own littering and improper trash disposal. Some waterways in Europe suffer the same littering problem, which led t...
2019-05-21, 18:39

India's Single-Serve Trash Problem Plastic waste generated by the average Indian climbed 69% between 2015 and 2018, prompting the government to crack down and consumer-products giants to scramble....
2019-07-05, 16:39

Man tried to rape woman who was taking out trash in Brooklyn A woman who was taking out her garbage Sunday night in Brooklyn was followed back into her building by a man who tried to rape her, but she was able to fight him off and scream for help, cops said. The 32-year-old victim was near Myrtle and Central avenues in Bushwick around 12:15 a.m. when......
2019-07-10, 03:39

Robbie Farah set to be named for Tigers' crunch NRL game but unlikely to play Retiring veteran has not played since breaking his leg Tigers must beat Sharks on Sunday to reach finalsWests Tigers veteran Robbie Farah is all but certain to be named for Sunday’s do-or-die NRL clash with Cronulla, but is unlikely to play.The retiring Farah has not played since breaking his leg in...
2019-09-03, 12:39

Twins vs. Tigers: Ex-Yankee Michael Pineda will propel Minnesota Kirsten Gillibrand bowed out of the presidential race. Fox News’ Tucker Carlson, speaking with Seth Barron of the City Journal, labeled her the “worst candidate ever,” adding, “I can’t think of anyone nastier, self-centered or dumber, can you?” Barron replied, “Well yeah, but I mean, Mayor de Blasio...
2019-09-01, 19:00

Umpire Jim Wolf to miss rest of Indians-Tigers series DETROIT (AP) — Mike Muchlinski is replacing Jim Wolf on the umpiring crew for the rest of this weekend’s Indians-Tigers series in Detroit. Major League Baseball said Saturday that Wolf is tending to a medical issue. Wolf, brother of former big league pitcher Randy Wolf, left the series opener ...
2019-06-15, 22:26

Royals vs. Tigers: Shane Greene gives Detroit a great chance To say the Tigers’ pitching is full of peaks and valleys would be generous, but on Tuesday they will turn the mound over to one of their most reliable starters, Spencer Turnbull. His 3-5 record is not indicative of how good he has been this season. He enters this contest at Kansas City (8:15 p.m.).....
2019-06-12, 02:13

Twins set MLB single-season home run record in loss to Tigers The Twins capped a night of sensational slugging by breaking the record for home runs in a season, but it wasn't enough to overcome the Tigers in a 10-7 loss.       ...
2019-09-01, 10:00

Sportwatch: Dragons v Tigers, Boomers in World Cup action, and more – live! Updates from around Australia on a busy day of sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkinSuper Netball: Vixens dominate semi-final derbyNRL: Sharks 14-15 Raiders 8.30am BST 53 min: Ach! Nasty double injury. Zac Lomax is down and there’s huge concern. He’s slipped into a tackle from Thompson who co...
2019-09-01, 09:39

Maldonado, Soler hit home runs, Royals beat Tigers 8-5 Martin Maldonado and Jorge Soler hit late homers and Whit Merrifield scored on a wild pitch as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 8-5       ...
2019-07-13, 07:13

Giolito ends winless streak, White Sox beat Tigers 7-4 All-Star Lucas Giolito ended a five-start winless streak, Tim Anderson had three hits and scored twice, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 7-4       ...
2019-08-06, 06:13

Watch: Tigers outfield collision results in Mariners homer Detroit Tigers outfielders Niko Goodrum and Brandon Dixon collided during a game with the Seattle Mariners. The run-in resulted in a home run for Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager....
2019-08-14, 18:13

Cabrera drives in 5 runs, Tigers end home losing streak DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera had a grand slam among his three hits as the Detroit Tigers snapped a 10-game home losing streak with a 9-6 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday. Cabrera, who had five RBIs, was back in the lineup after missing two games with chronic knee pain. He said before the ...
2019-06-05, 05:01

Soroka wins 6th straight decision, Braves beat Tigers ATLANTA (AP) — Mike Soroka won his sixth straight decision and showed some baserunning flair, Freddie Freeman and Austin Riley each hit a two-run homer, and the Atlanta Braves snapped a three-game skid with a 10-5 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday. Soroka (6-1) scuffled a bit, at least com...
2019-06-02, 03:13

Goodrum’s 2 homers, 5 hits lead Tigers past Braves 8-2 ATLANTA (AP) — Niko Goodrum homered twice and had a career-high five hits, Nicholas Castellanos and Grayson Greiner also went deep, and the Detroit Tigers romped to an 8-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. Spencer Turnbull pitched into the seventh inning, allowing just five hits and o...
2019-06-01, 04:39

Tigers Bring Trevor Rosenthal Back To The Majors For Some Reason Here’s an alarming bit of news for MLB batters who value their personal safety: Trevor Rosenthal, who bombed out of the Nationals bullpen due to a persistent inability to throw strikes and get outs, is back in the majors, this time with the Detroit Tigers....
2019-07-16, 06:39

Mercer homers in rare Tigers' rally, 6-4 win over Royals Jordy Mercer put the Tigers ahead with their third home run of the fourth inning, and Detroit overcame a three-run deficit in a victory for the first time this year by beating Kansas City 6-4       ...
2019-09-06, 01:52

Ex-Cardinal Rosenthal signing minor league deal with Tigers DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers announced they are signing former St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal to a minor league deal after he threw a bullpen session Saturday at Comerica Park. The veteran right-hander pitched in 12 games this season with the Washington Nationals, posting a 22.74 E...
2019-06-30, 00:00

Yankees blow huge lead in ugly loss to Tigers DETROIT — On a night when the Yankees hit six homers, they still didn’t get enough offense to beat the dreadful Tigers. Chance Adams allowed a game-winning single to Jordy Mercer with one out in the bottom of the ninth Tuesday, sending the Yankees to an ugly 12-11 loss at Comerica Park. Grayson Grei...
2019-09-11, 07:39

Half of tigers rescued from Thai temple have died, officials say Inbreeding blamed as only 61 of 147 big cats survive after removal from tourist attractionMore than half of the 147 tigers confiscated from a Thai temple have died, park officials have said, blaming genetic problems linked to inbreeding at the once money-spinning tourist attraction.For years, the Wa...
2019-09-16, 13:52

Encarnación hurt again as Yankees beat Tigers 10-4 in opener Edwin Encarnación homered for the fourth time in eight games since returning from the injured list, then left in the fifth inning with a strained left oblique muscle as the New York Yankees beat the Detroit Tigers 10-4 in a doubleheader opener       ...
2019-09-13, 03:00

Detroit Tigers fan butters up Curtis Granderson with popcorn during game Curtis Granderson spent his first six seasons playing for the Detroit Tigers and when he returned to the city Tuesday as a member of the Miami Marlins some fans buttered him up....
2019-05-22, 17:13

Sportwatch: Swifts fly into grand final, Tigers v Sharks, and more – live! Updates from around Australia on a busy day of sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroftSuper Netball: Swifts fly into grand final 6.35am BST NRL: 62 mins: Tigers 8-24 Sharks - Brilliant from Luke Garner, can it spark a Tigers comeback? They’ll need Momirovski to kick better if they’re to stand ...
2019-09-08, 08:00

Opinion: Auburn freshman Bo Nix provides reprieve, hope for Gus Malzahn, Tigers Auburn 27, Oregon 21 happened because freshman QB Bo Nix, who had struggled most of his debut, made several critical plays in the final moments.       ...
2019-09-01, 19:26

Reynolds caps comeback with 3-run blast, Pirates beat Tigers PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bryan Reynolds hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning to complete the Pirates’ rally from a six-run deficit, and Pittsburgh beat the Detroit Tigers 8-7 on Wednesday night. With the Pirates trailing 7-5, Reynolds sent a knuckle curve from Nick Ramirez (3-2) 421 feet to left...
2019-06-20, 05:39

How To Train Your Dragon author named children's laureate How To Train Your Dragon author and illustrator Cressida Cowell has vowed to campaign for school libraries to be made statutory after being named the new children's laureate....
2019-07-09, 14:39

Murray Polner, Antiwar Editor and Author, Is Dead at 91 An outspoken pacifist, Mr. Polner founded the progressive public affairs journal Present Tense in 1973 and was its only editor until it closed in 1990....
2019-06-06, 01:52

'Earthsea' Author Ursula K. Le Guin Is Ready for Her Closeup Ursula K. Le Guin, the author whose science fiction and fantasy novels and short stories inspired readers of all ages, is the focus of a new documentary....
2019-08-01, 03:13

Author of dystopian climate crisis novel is 'deeply optimistic' John Lanchester tells Hay audience that we have ‘a moral obligation’ not to despairPeople have “a moral obligation” to be optimistic about the climate crisis because the alternative would be to despair and allow the worst to happen, the novelist John Lanchester has said. Lanchester’s new book is a d...
2019-05-27, 22:00

German bestselling author Bernhard Schlink turns 75 Bernhard Schlink tends to focus on Germany's painful legacies, including the Nazi past and the 1970s leftist RAF terror group. On Saturday, the bestselling author turns 75....
2019-07-05, 20:52

Board recommends clemency for brother of acclaimed author HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The brother of prize-winning author John Edgar Wideman has moved one step closer to freedom after a Pennsylvania parole board recommended pardoning him for a 1975 killing. Robert Wideman was sentenced to life without parole and has been in a state prison since his conviction i...
2019-05-31, 22:00

'Tiger Who Came to Tea' author Judith Kerr dies aged 95 Author Judith Kerr, who enchanted generations of children with simply illustrated tales such as "The Tiger Who Came to Tea" and "Mog the Forgetful Cat", has died at the age of 95....
2019-05-23, 15:26

How to Be an Antiracist Author Ibram X. Kendi on What We Get Wrong About Racism Ibram X. Kendi, the National Book Award winner, talks to TIME about “the R word,” capitalism and his new book, How to Be an Antiracist. Your new book combines theory and memoir. Why did you decide to weave in your own story? I did not want to use personal narrative; I’m a very priv...
2019-08-08, 19:52

In ‘Sontag,’ the Author’s Myth Takes Center Stage Benjamin Moser’s authorized biography of the essayist, critic and cultural icon Susan Sontag pays closest attention to its subject’s persona as a “great original creation.”...
2019-09-18, 08:39

‘Greening of America’ author Charles Reich dead at 91 NEW YORK (AP) — Charles Reich, the author and Ivy League academic whose “The Greening of America” blessed the counterculture of the 1960s and became a million-selling manifesto for a new and euphoric way of life, has died. Reich’s nephew Daniel Reich said he died Saturday after bei...
2019-06-18, 05:26

Cat Person author Kristen Roupenian on the trouble with writing about sex Mary Gaitskill’s collection Bad Behaviour has defined her career. Will a new generation of female writers be stereotyped in the same way?In 2017, “Cat Person”, the first short story I’d ever published, went viral. In the story, a college student named Margot goes on a long, disastrous date with a ma...
2019-08-03, 14:13

Author James Patterson says Jeffrey Epstein will get his ‘just deserts’ It’s about time sicko Jeffrey Epstein gets what he deserves, says best-selling author James Patterson, who wrote a book about the multimillionaire pedophile. “Our hope when we did the book was that somehow he’d get his just deserts and now I think he will — and that is terrific,” Patterson sai...
2019-07-09, 15:39

Author Doğan Akhanlı receives Goethe Medal Together with Iranian artist Shirin Neshat and the Mongolian publisher Enkhbat Roozon, the German-Turkish author has been honored by the Goethe-Institut. Akhanlı talked with DW about his writing — and state persecution....
2019-08-28, 15:13

Inspired by 63 Up, author Tim Lott decides it's time to take stock Turning 63, the writer looks back over highs and lows and asks, how can I sum it up?Ever since I read John Updike’s Rabbit tetralogy, I have felt that the ultimate test of a writer is to capture a single life from beginning to end in the pages of a novel. The idea of a single life captured through d...
2019-06-22, 21:26

Former big-leaguer Jim Bouton, author of groundbreaking 'Ball Four,' dies at 80 Former New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton, whose irreverent, raunchy baseball memoir, "Ball Four," attracted both hostility and acclaim, died on Wednesday at his home in Massachusetts, according to media reports. He was 80....
2019-07-11, 04:39

Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88 U.S. author Toni Morrison, whose 1987 novel "Beloved" about a runaway slave won a Pulitzer Prize and contributed to a body of work that made her the first black woman to be presented the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died at the age of 88, her publisher said....
2019-08-06, 21:00

Author James Paterson says Jeffery Epstein will get his ‘just deserts’ It’s about time sicko Jeffery Epstein gets what he deserves, says best-selling author James Patterson, who wrote a book about the multi-millionaire pedophile. “Our hope when we did the book was that somehow he’d get his just deserts and now I think he will — and that is terrific,” Patterson sa...
2019-07-09, 13:26

Tony Horwitz, ‘Confederates in the Attic’ author, dies at 60 BOSTON (AP) — Tony Horwitz, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and the best-selling author of “Confederates in the Attic,” has died. He was 60. Sarah Hutson, director of publicity at Penguin Press, said in an email that Horwitz died Monday of apparent cardiac arrest in Washington, D.C. ...
2019-05-28, 20:39

Author Lisa Taddeo: ‘I wanted to explore desire, not sex’ In her extraordinary book Three Women Lisa Taddeo charts the intimate lives of real American women. Below, we print an extractIn 2010, a young American writer called Lisa Taddeo published an article in New York magazine about the women who work as highly paid hosts and cocktail waitresses – the so-c...
2019-06-23, 13:26

The Fiver | Steve Barnes's author ego could be facing his toughest job yet Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!During his second stint in management as boss of Huddersfield Town, Steve Bruce somehow found time to author three crime thrillers entitled Striker! Sweeper! and Defender! Read by few at the time but now increasingly expensive and difficult to find ...
2019-07-17, 18:13

Emails show author Sparks objecting to pro-gay ‘agenda’ NEW YORK (AP) — Emails filed in an ongoing lawsuit show novelist Nicholas Sparks chastised a former headmaster at the private Christian school in North Carolina he runs for promoting a pro-gay “agenda.” Sparks denies he discriminates. The emails, published Thursday by the Daily Beast and...
2019-06-14, 00:00

I put myself through hell as an IPCC convening lead author, but it was worth it Enlarge / A view of the building of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), hosting the 50th session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on August 8, 2019 in Geneva. (credit: FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images) In my day job, I am a scientist at the University of Aberdeen i...
2019-08-18, 16:52

Koenigsegg And Bugatti Are Still Passive-Aggressively Trash-Talking Each Other Earlier this week, Bugatti claimed that the 304-mph Chiron could have gone faster if they had gone to a higher altitude place, like, say Nevada. They brought up Nevada, of course, because it is the first high-altitude place that comes to mind and not because Koenigsegg did its record-setting speed r...
2019-09-07, 19:52

Canada Agrees to Take Back Trash Sent to Philippines Years Ago The garbage, which was mistakenly shipped to the Philippines in 2013 and 2014, had been the subject of a diplomatic dispute and outrage from President Rodrigo Duterte....
2019-05-23, 09:26

Mountains of trash in LA could cause bubonic plague outbreak: expert All that garbage attracts rats, which “pose a public health risk,” an infectious disease specialist has warned, because the rodents can lead to the spread of salmonella and bubonic plague -- not to mention fleas that have been infected with typhus....
2019-05-22, 21:00

‘Baaaaaaaaa Bye.’ Philippines Ships Trash Back to Canada A cargo ship loaded with 69 containers of garbage left the Philippines Friday for Vancouver, Canada amid an escalating diplomat row over international trash exports, Reuters reports. The refuse return follows Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte’s campaign to get Ottawa to agree take back its...
2019-05-31, 13:13

GW Professor Officially Throws Bret Stephens in the Trash David Karpf, the associate professor at George Washington University who incurred the wrath of New York Times columnist Bret Stephens after calling Stephens a bedbug, seems to have gotten the last laugh....
2019-08-29, 04:52

Trash Mountain: Abandoned tents add to detritus on Everest Thirty entire tents, their contents scattered by the wind, were among the shocking amount of trash left after a record climbing season on Mount Everest...
2019-06-24, 09:52

Woman pleads not guilty to dumping puppies in trash A Southern California woman authorities say was caught on surveillance video dumping a bag of 3-day-old puppies into a trash can has pleaded not guilty to animal cruelty....
2019-06-20, 04:13

Opposition senators in Haiti trash Parliament office A group of opposition senators in Haiti have ransacked their meeting room in Parliament and dragged out broken furniture and computers to block the ratification of interim Prime Minister Jean-Michel Lapin....
2019-05-31, 03:13

Partygoers leave 20,000 pounds of trash on Virginia Beach (CNN) – Partygoers attending a “Floatopia” event spent the day drinking and bobbing in the Virginia Beach surf. And then they left behind tons of trash. “Leave nothing but footprints,” is akin to the Golden Rule for nature. The attendees of Sunday’s event at Chic&...
2019-05-29, 01:39

If I’m not trash, what am I? What Forky from ‘Toy Story 4’ has to teach about identity and self-worth The Emmy-winning actor Tony Hale says that he was "overwhelmed" by his Pixar experience — much like his new character in the latest "Toy Story" release....
2019-06-22, 03:00

UWS rat population booming after city cans 110 trash bins They’re sick of the rat race. The Upper West Side’s booming rat population is getting a helping hand from an unlikely source: the sanitation department, residents in the posh neighborhood claim. In the midst of a booming rat population, the Department of Sanitation pulled 110 litter baskets from the...
2019-07-17, 13:00

Diane von Furstenberg unveils the ‘ScrapWrap’ made of trash Diane von Furstenberg is now designing rubbish — for a good cause. The iconic fashion designer, who is famous for her universally flattering wrap dresses, debuted the “ScrapWrap” made from textile leftovers and other post-consumer waste materials at New York Fashion Week. The eco-fab pro...
2019-09-14, 15:00

Philippines ships trash back to Canada after heated row Tons of garbage exported from Canada to the Philippines years ago is being sent back to its source. This comes as several Asian countries rebel against being used as dumpsites by Western nations....
2019-05-31, 09:26

Plastic straws are trash. Are there alternatives that don't suck? Many plastic straw alternatives present other problems for the planet or are unsuitable for people with disabilities, critics say.        ...
2019-08-17, 07:13

Shanghai citizens out of sorts over new trash separation rules Household trash has occupied the minds of Shanghai residents this week: specifically, are the contents of their bins "wet", "dry", "hazardous" or "recyclable"?...
2019-06-28, 11:39

Southeast Asia should ban imports of foreign trash: environmentalists Environmental groups called on Tuesday for Southeast Asian countries to ban waste imports from developed countries to help tackle a plastic pollution crisis, as regional leaders prepare to meet this week in Bangkok....
2019-06-18, 16:26

Thai 'Tiger Temple' blames government for deaths of rescued tigers Thailand's much-criticized Tiger Temple tourist attraction on Monday blamed the government for the deaths of scores of its tigers seized by authorities in 2016, denying official accounts that the big cats died from inbreeding and disease....
2019-09-16, 18:00

Detroit Tigers minor leaguer dies after skateboarding accident aged 27 Chace Numata has died days after being injured in an accidentCatcher, 27, was in his first season with the Tigers organizationTigers minor league catcher Chace Numata died Monday, days after being injured in a skateboarding accident in Pennsylvania. He was 27.Numata’s family and the team announced t...
2019-09-03, 05:00

Frazier's bunt pushes Mets past Tigers, 6th win in 7 games Todd Frazier delivered a clever push bunt, Zack Wheeler pitched into the eighth inning and the New York Mets kept up their run of comebacks, beating the Detroit Tigers 4-3 for their sixth win in seven games        ...
2019-05-27, 00:39

Tigers minor leaguer Chace Numata dies from skateboard accident Tigers minor league catcher Chace Numata died days after being injured in a skateboarding accident in Pennsylvania. He was 27. Numata’s family and the team announced the death on Monday. Numata, who was playing for Double-A Erie, was found unresponsive Friday morning by police in the northwestern Pe...
2019-09-03, 04:00

Scores of tigers rescued from infamous Thai temple have died: media More than half of the tigers that Thai authorities confiscated in 2016 from an infamous Tiger Temple tourist attraction have died from a viral disease because their immune systems were weakened by inbreeding, media reported....
2019-09-15, 11:39

Guerrero’s grand slam helps Blue Jays beat Tigers 7-5 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit his first career grand slam, a 441-foot drive toward the bushes at Comerica Park that helped the Toronto Blue Jays rally for a 7-5 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night....
2019-07-21, 05:13

Tigers slip by sloppy Pirates 5-4, snap 4-game losing streak PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nicholas Castellanos trotted home when a potential double play in the eighth turned into an RBI fielder’s choice thanks to some indecisiveness by Pittsburgh second baseman Adam Frazier, allowing the Detroit Tigers to edge the Pirates 5-4 on Tuesday night. The Tigers loaded th...
2019-06-19, 06:00

Tigers send down left-hander Soto, call up lefty Hall NEW YORK (AP) — The Detroit Tigers have sent left-hander Gregory Soto to Triple-A Toledo and called up lefty Matt Hall. Detroit made the moves Sunday before playing the New York Mets. The Tigers used seven pitchers Saturday in a 5-4 loss in 13 innings. The 24-year-old Soto is 0-2 with an 11.20 ERA i...
2019-05-26, 19:39

Wait, the Indians went 18-1 against the Tigers? Inside the historic, season-long domination No team in the division era had defeated a single opponent 18 times in one year until Cleveland finished its latest thumping of Detroit. Here's how the record-setting disparity unfolded....
2019-09-20, 07:26

Kipnis’ triple, Naquin’s defense lead Indians past Tigers CLEVELAND (AP) — Jason Kipnis hit a tiebreaking triple in the eighth inning, right fielder Tyler Naquin made a game-saving play in the ninth, and the Cleveland Indians held on for a 7-6 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night. Kipnis’ triple — which was initially ruled a home run, a call t...
2019-06-22, 05:26

Sportwatch: Last gasp wins for Tigers and Lightning as Roosters stroll – as it happened AFL: Tigers down EaglesNRL: Roosters hammer WarriorsSuper Netball: Lightning edge Vixens; Giants beat Thunderbirds 8.03am BST Thank you all for your company this afternoon, it’s now time for me to take my leave and get ready for some cricket. What a sporting treat today has been already with Richmon...
2019-08-18, 11:00

Tigers kill Italian tamer as parliament mulls ban on circus animals Four tigers have mauled to death their tamer in southern Italy, fuelling calls for a ban on the use of animals in circuses as parliament debates the issue....
2019-07-05, 19:52

Toni Morrison, author and Nobel laureate, dies aged 88 In novels including Beloved and The Bluest Eye, acclaimed author dramatised African-American experience with fierce passion‘Love is never any better than the lover’: Toni Morrison – a life in quotesToni Morrison, who chronicled the African American experience in fiction over five decades, has died a...
2019-08-06, 21:00

'Millennium' author David Lagercrantz: 'Crime fiction needs a lot of truth' With "The Girl Who Lived Twice," David Lagercrantz is signing off from the "Millennium" series that was authored initially by the late Stieg Larsson. But the author told DW that this is not the end of his writing career....
2019-08-26, 21:39

Could Dorothy Kilgallen mystery be solved through DNA evidence? Worth a try, author says An author who has investigated the mysterious death of newspaper columnist and TV star Dorothy Kilgallen has asked a judge to let him exhume her body for DNA evidence....
2019-08-11, 08:39

Judith Kerr, beloved author of The Tiger Who Came to Tea, dies aged 95 Author and illustrator of more than 30 books, including the Mog series based on her pet cats, arrived in England in 1936 as a refugee from the NazisShare your tributes and memories of Judith KerrJudith Kerr, the author and illustrator whose debut picture book The Tiger Who Came to Tea introduced gen...
2019-05-23, 12:26

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison dies The first black woman to receive the Nobel literature prize, Toni Morrison, has died at the age of 88. Her novel "Beloved" won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1988....
2019-08-06, 16:39

Toni Morrison, 'Beloved' author and Nobel laureate, dies at 88 Toni Morrison, author of seminal works of literature on the black experience such as "Beloved," "Song of Solomon" and "Sula" and the first African-American woman to win a Nobel Prize, has died, her publisher Knopf confirmed to CNN....
2019-08-06, 18:52

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88 Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison has died. Publisher Alfred A. Knopf says Morrison died Monday night at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. She was 88. “It is with profound sadness we share that, following a short illness, our adored mother and grandmother, Toni Morrison, passed away peac...
2019-08-06, 19:13

Mets hoping new reliever can author 2nd late-season revival Brad Brach shook off an ugly first half in Baltimore last season and pitched well down the stretch after being traded to the Braves. The Mets are looking for a similar turnaround from the right-hander who signed with them on Thursday after being released by the Cubs on Monday. The Freehold, N.J. nat...
2019-08-10, 13:39

Andrea Camilleri, author of Inspector Montalbano novels, dies at 93 Italian author Andrea Camilleri, who penned the acclaimed Inspector Montalbano detective novels, died on Wednesday at the age of 93, state-owned broadcaster Rai said....
2019-07-17, 13:39

Trump awarding Presidential Medal of Freedom to author of ‘Trumponomics’ President Trump will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer, a top economist under former President Ronald Reagan's administration....
2019-06-19, 22:26

Dossier author Christopher Steele will be questioned by US investigators: report Former British spy Christopher Steele, the author of the anti-Trump dossier of salacious and unverified claims about the president’s ties to Russia, has agreed to be questioned by investigators from the United States, according to a report in Britain....
2019-06-04, 17:52

Martin Mayer, Prolific and Protean Author and Critic, Dies at 91 In dozens of books and a torrent of articles, writing into the wee hours, he demystified lawyers, banking, advertising, builders, classical music and much more....
2019-08-03, 22:52

Fighting with your partner about money? Take a look at your parents, says an author and marriage expert. Motortion Films/Shutterstock Belinda Luscombe is an Australian-born journalist and editor-at-large at TIME Magazine. The following is an excerpt from her latest book, Marriageology: The Art and Science of Staying Together, which covers why staying together is better for your health, your finances, ...
2019-06-18, 05:26

Kenyan author, LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina dead at 48 NAIROBI, Kenya — One of Africa’s best-known authors and gay rights activists, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend said Wednesday. The Kenyan author died Tuesday night in Nairobi after an illness, Tom Maliti, the chairman of the Kwani Trust which Wainaina founded, to...
2019-05-23, 06:00

US author Siri Hustvedt receives prestigious Spanish award A Spanish foundation says that American writer Siri Hustvedt, author of international bestsellers such as “What I Loved” and “The Summer Without Men,” has won this year’s Princess of Asturias award for literature...
2019-05-22, 13:39

Penguin rebuts charge of antisemitism against author Pedro Baños Publisher’s review of How They Rule the World, accused of prejudice in its coverage of the Rothschilds, finds book ‘robust’ but not antisemiticPenguin has undertaken a “thorough” review of one of its books, Spanish colonel Pedro Baños’s How They Rule the World, after allegations of antisemitism were...
2019-06-11, 16:39

Delicious cakes from 'The Power of Sprinkles' author Amirah Kassem Flour Shop founder Amirah Kassem has released a book about cake, "The Power of Sprinkles." Here's a taste of the visually delicious designs.       ...
2019-09-16, 20:52

Amazon would be a better choice than Facebook to develop Libra, author Ben Mezrich says Ben Mezrich, who wrote the book that inspired the movie "The Social Network," told CNBC that Amazon would be a better choice than Facebook to develop Libra....
2019-07-18, 20:26

Herman Wouk, author of 'The Caine Mutiny' and 'The Winds of War,' dies at 103 Author Herman Wouk, whose World War Two experiences provided the foundation of his bestseller "The Caine Mutiny" and two epic novels about the war, died on Friday at the age of 103, his literary agent said....
2019-05-21, 14:52

Read This: An interview with the author who could change how we view the Manson Family Nearly 50 years after the notorious Manson Family murders, the story and lore behind it all’s been unspooled. Or so we think. A new book coming out has the potential to change the way we view it, framing the Tate and LaBianca murders in a fascinating new light. CHAOS: Charles Manson, The CIA, and th...
2019-06-29, 00:13

Cokie Roberts, journalist, political commentator and author dies at 75 Legendary journalist and political commentator Cokie Roberts has died at 75 of complications from breast cancer.        ...
2019-09-17, 21:00

The Perks Of Being A Wallflower author's "literary horror" novel arrives in October You probably have fond memories of Stephen Chbosky’s The Perks Of Being A Wallflower, the 1999 coming-of-age novel where the teens can’t stop crying. Its soupy preciousness doesn’t quite hold up as an adult—of course, it was never for adults—but Chbosky’s grown alongside that book’s audience, and hi...
2019-05-21, 23:26

Martin Mayer, Prolific and Protean Author and Critic, Is Dead at 91 In dozens of books and a torrent of articles, writing into the wee hours, he demystified lawyers, banking, advertising, builders, classical music and much more....
2019-08-02, 00:00

Enjoy These Heirloom Apple Reviews by Author Chuck Wendig You do not have to be a capital-F Food Writer to write excellently about food; an enthusiasm for the subject and a way with words is enough. Case in point: bestselling author Chuck Wendig’s yearly heirloom apple reviews—a vastly entertaining and thoroughly educational romp through the world of apple...
2019-08-16, 12:26

Paul Ingrassia, Prizewinning Automotive Journalist and Author, Dies at 69 One of the leading chroniclers of the auto industry for more than three decades, the writer died on Monday in Naples, Fla., where he had been under treatment for pancreatic cancer....
2019-09-16, 22:52

Kenyan Author and LGBT Activist Binyavanga Wainaina Has Died at 48 (NAIROBI, Kenya) — One of Africa’s best-known authors, Binyavanga Wainaina, has died at age 48, a colleague and friend said Wednesday. Tom Maliti, the chairman of the Kwani Trust which Wainaina founded, told The Associated Press the Kenyan author died Tuesday night in Nairobi after an il...
2019-05-22, 13:13

Dorothea Benton Frank, best-selling author of 'Queen Bee,' dies at 67 Dorothea Benton Frank, whose May release "Queen Bee" reached No. 2 on the New York Times best-seller list. died Monday. She was 67.        ...
2019-09-16, 20:52

Judith Krantz dies: Best-selling author and journalist was 91 years old Judith Krantz, whose novels have more than 80 million copies in print, has died. She passed away from natural causes on June 22 in her Bel Air, California home at age 91. Krantz was born Judith Tarcher on January 9, 1928 in New York City, the eldest child of an advertising executive and an attorney....
2019-06-24, 10:13

Cargo ship arrives in Philippines to return Canadian trash SUBIC, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine official says a cargo ship has arrived in a northern port to pick up and return 69 containers of Canadian garbage which the government in Manila says was shipped illegally to the Philippines years ago. Administrator Wilma Eisma of Subic Bay freeport says the co...
2019-05-30, 16:13

Is Renee Zellweger's Netflix thriller the best trash TV show of 2019? In the absurd yet absurdly compulsive drama What/If, the Oscar winner makes an unlikely comeback as a devious, scenery-chewing billionaireIt’s tricky to explain Renee Zellweger’s new Netflix show What/If to somebody who hasn’t seen it, because it’s an exercise in diametrically opposed contradictions...
2019-05-21, 18:13

Cause of death unknown for newborn found in Amazon trash can in Arizona PHOENIX (AP) — A medical examiner was unable to determine the cause of death for a baby found in a trashcan in the restroom of an Amazon warehouse in Phoenix. The Arizona Republic reported Friday that at the time of the autopsy by the Maricopa County medical examiner it was unknown whether the baby ...
2019-08-17, 13:13

Philippines sends trash back to Canada after Duterte escalates row The Philippines has started returning dozens of shipping containers full of trash to Canada after a long-running row over waste exports that has tested diplomatic ties amid threats from firebrand President Rodrigo Duterte....
2019-05-31, 08:13

Amazon to save merchandise from the trash, donating items instead in a new program Starting in September, Amazon will kick off a new program that will keep unsold and returned items out of the trash, donating them to charity instead.       ...
2019-08-15, 06:52

Canada to haul back mountains of trash sent to Philippines years ago Canada will take back tons of garbage shipped to the Philippines years ago, in a major victory for President Rodrigo Duterte in a diplomatic row which saw him recall his ambassador to Ottawa....
2019-05-23, 15:52

Florida man wildly swings sword at jogger in fight over trash He’s Florida’s garbage guard. An Oakland Park man attacked a jogger with a sword in an attempt to protect a plastic dump cart that had been thrown out in the trash, police said Monday. The big stink started July 15 when the runner stumbled upon a pile of garbage in front of a house, and....
2019-08-20, 06:39

Dead baby found in trash bag may have been injected with heroin, police say New Mexico police found a dead newborn in a trash bag last Friday and said the baby may have been injected with heroin by its mother, according to a report....
2019-08-23, 19:39

Cash for trash: Indonesia village banks on waste recycling Indonesia's crackdown on imported foreign waste has upset the village of Bangun, where residents say they earn more money sorting through piles of garbage than growing rice in once-lush paddy fields....
2019-08-16, 16:26

Daughter, 23, strangled, dismembered mom, then scattered remains in trash, police say A Washington state woman was arrested on first-degree murder charges this week, accused of strangling her mother, then dismembering the body and scattering the remains in dumpsters and trash cans around the city where they lived, according to reports....
2019-08-14, 08:00

After 11 tons of trash taken off Mount Everest, officials ban single-use plastics Mount Everest has become littered with trash and bodies as more adventurers try their luck at scaling the natural wonder.        ...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Metal Wolf Chaos XD review – unreconstructed mad mech trash PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One; FromSoftware/Devolver DigitalIn this slightly upgraded 2004 game, you rampage as a robot President – discharging your bazookas, missile launchers and railguns in the name of freedomIn 2004, when Metal Wolf Chaos was first released on the original Xbox, it didn’t have a s...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Trash piles up as residents in this city protest ‘hazardous’ landfill SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina — Uncollected trash is piling up on the streets of the southern Bosnian city of Mostar — one of the Balkan nation’s main tourist destinations — since residents begun blocking access to the city’s only landfill, insisting that it poses serious health and environmental ris...
2019-06-19, 05:26

| WATCH: Philippines ships dumped trash back to Canada Tonnes of garbage sent to the Philippines years ago was shipped back to Canada on Friday after a festering diplomatic row, as Asian nations increasingly reject serving as dumping grounds for international trash....
2019-05-31, 13:52

Burning trash and factories belching smoke choke Iraqis As if life was not bad enough for Adnan Kadhim - he lives in a slum where municipal authorities dump Baghdad's rubbish - now someone is setting the waste on fire, making his children sick....
2019-06-06, 00:00

Cambodian officials are sending plastic trash back to US, Canada Cambodian officials want the US and Canada to leave their trash at home — and they are sending a whopping 1,600 tons of plastic waste back to where it came from, according to a new report. Eighty-three shipping containers full of trash were discovered Tuesday at Sihanoukville, Cambodia’s main ...
2019-07-17, 23:00

Seminary student who left newborn to die in trash can gets 5 years in prison A cruel seminary student who left her daughter to die in a trash can at a Texas dormitory will spend five years in prison for her child’s “horrific and inhumane” death, prosecutors said. Natalie Annell Weaver, 21, of Springfield, Missouri, pleaded guilty Wednesday to manslaughter and abuse of ...
2019-07-11, 14:52

Nepal Authorities Clear 11 Tonnes Of Trash From Mount Everest The Nepalese government on Monday concluded its clean-up drive of the Mount Everest and said it had collected nearly 11 tonnes of trash that had piled up on the peak for decades....
2019-05-27, 17:26

10 tons of trash left on Virginia beach after Memorial Day event Hundreds of beach-goers at Floatopia, a Memorial Day weekend event, left 10 tons of garbage at Virginia Beach's Ocean Park, WCNC-TV reported.        ...
2019-05-28, 18:00

City aims to can murder-linked trash hauler this week Embattled private trash hauler Flag Container Services will face the music this week over its lucrative contract to provide Sanitation Department with waste carting services that’s potentially worth $37 million, The Post has learned. The company is owned by Staten Island trash kingpin William Formic...
2019-06-09, 20:52

Missing Connecticut mom's bloody T-shirt found in trash, report says The shirt that police believe Jennifer Farber Dulos was wearing the day she disappeared more two months ago was found stained with blood in a trash can, The Hartford Courant reported Wednesday....
2019-08-02, 07:39

Plastic bans proliferate in 2019 as planet drowns in trash When the EU finally committed to banning an array of single-use plastics in March, it became part of a growing plastic-free movement that is seeing similar bans imposed from Vanuatu to Canada and Tanzania....
2019-06-28, 15:52

Trash can fire sparks huge blaze in Washington Heights Flames and black smoke erupted in a pharmacy parking lot in Washington Heights on Thursday, video shows. A trash can went up in flames around noon in the Duane Reade lot near the corner of Dyckman Street and Post Avenue in Manhattan, an FDNY spokesman said. The video shows firefighters putting out t...
2019-07-04, 21:39

Man allegedly stabbed his elderly mom to death, stuffed body in trash can An Illinois man with mental health issues and a history of erratic behavior was arrested Sunday after stabbing his mother with a sword and stuffing her body into a trash can, police said. David Krystyniak, 47, was being held on a first-degree murder charge in the death of his 74-year-old mother, Jud...
2019-08-01, 10:13

Meet The 12-Year-Old Aussie Who Took Out The Trash To Watch Ashes Live Max Waight did trash duty at one Australian dollar per household for four years before he reached the AUD 1500 mark that his father said he would match....
2019-09-06, 09:39

Americans Love Their Trash and Hate to Recycle, Report Finds The world has a trash problem, and a new report out Tuesday reminds us just how much Americans contribute. Turns out that while we create the most waste in the world, we’re one of the worst countries at recycling it.Read more......
2019-07-03, 20:00

Despite tighter rules, unwanted Canadian trash still is showing up overseas Malaysia this week is demanding Canada pay to take back a shipping container filled with plastic grocery bags and packaging the Malaysian government says is too contaminated to be recycled....
2019-05-30, 04:00

Opinion: Three years later, Sweden still talking trash about Rio Olympic win over U.S. women Their loss to Sweden in the quarterfinals of the 2016 Rio Olympics was the U.S. women's earliest exit at a major international tournament.       ...
2019-06-19, 22:39

Reality bites: Serbian lawyer fights to stop trash TV Violence, misogyny and vulgar insults are common on reality TV — and it harms viewers, say experts. One man in Serbia is campaigning to change the law and prevent an adverse societal impact....
2019-09-14, 22:26

Can Someone Tell Trump that Puerto Rico Is a Territory of the US? Maybe Then He’ll Stop Treating Them Like Trash Because the fear of another natural disaster isn’t enough to deal with, the people of Puerto Rico have to now deal with President Trump bashing them on Twitter....
2019-08-28, 22:00

Motherly surveyed moms and the state of motherhood in the US is trash, except for one thing Motherly surveyed millennial moms about their thoughts on motherhood and the results aren't great, except for a few things.        ...
2019-05-21, 20:52

Sanitation worker injured when gas tank explodes during trash collection A city sanitation worker was injured Friday morning when a gas tank exploded during garbage collection in Brooklyn, sources said. The Department of Sanitation crew was hauling trash in front of a home on 12th Street near 7th Avenue in Park Slope at about 7 a.m. when they picked up a black plastic ba...
2019-06-14, 17:13

7 bizarre objects from the festival's worth of trash left on the moon The Apollo 11 lunar lander and other moon missions left behind some weird stuff, including cannons, bags of poop, golf balls and the secrets to top magic tricks...
2019-07-09, 18:00

Malaysia would very much like the United States to stop sending it boxes of trash If a package showed up at your doorstep containing nothing more than garbage you’d probably demand to know where it came from and, once you figured that out, would likely want to return the trash to its rightful owner. That’s exactly what the entire country of Malaysia is attempting to d...
2019-05-29, 02:01

Recyclers Cringe as Southeast Asia Says It’s Sick of the West’s Trash After China restricted plastic scrap imports, countries like Malaysia took the brunt of the waste. But now there’s a regionwide backlash, and recyclers are worried....
2019-06-07, 12:26

Queens hoarder worried fortune of jewels, cash will end up in trash The super hoarder who turned her Queens street into Filth Avenue could have been living on Easy Street — with the $10,000 cash and $30,000 in jewelry she had hidden in her immense piles of trash, a neighbor claims. Carmine Bhimull claims she stowed the money and baubles among the immense piles...
2019-09-08, 14:52

MLB front offices expose trade deadline mistakes of league-worst Tigers MLB front offices have made the Tigers look bad -- and this trade deadline illustrated the deeply rooted problems in Detroit's trade valuations.       ...
2019-08-05, 08:13

86 tigers rescued from infamous temple in Thailand have died, local media report Over half of the 147 tigers confiscated from the Tiger Temple - a tourist attraction where visitors could take selfies with the big cats - have died in captivity within the last three years, local media reported....
2019-09-15, 23:13

Noah Syndergaard, pen stink it up as Mets’ streak ends in loss to awful Tigers Between Noah Syndergaard and Drew Gagnon on Friday night, the Mets played “Game of Flush it Down the Throne.” What could have been a celebratory night, with five home runs blasted by the Mets and resilience on display after Syndergaard buried them in an early hole, turned into disaster against the l...
2019-05-25, 06:39

Indians' Jake Bauers hits third cycle of MLB season in game against Tigers Jake Bauers completed the first cycle for the Indians since 2016 in Cleveland's game against the Detroit Tigers.       ...
2019-06-15, 05:13

Opinion: Tigers prospect who died Monday was the beloved heart and soul of his team Tigers prospect Chace Numata inspired many with his giving spirit and unmistakable enthusiasm. His skateboarding death has shaken the SeaWolves.       ...
2019-09-03, 15:39

Issa López on the Horrors of Tigers Are Not Afraid, Her Haunting Festival Breakout Film Tigers Are Not Afraid is a fairy-tale nightmare that takes place in a world that’s all too real. As a drug war rages around them, a group of orphans band together in a part of Mexico City that’s become a ghost town—meaning empty and deserted, but yes, also haunted by angry spirits....
2019-08-21, 03:13

Texas coach Tom Herman not talking about past interest in LSU job ahead of showdown vs. Tigers Tom Herman was a top candidate for the LSU job in 2016. But that was before he decided on going to Texas. Now the schools are meeting Saturday.       ...
2019-09-05, 01:13

Tigers minor leaguer Chace Numata dies from injuries in skateboarding accident The Detroit Tigers announced on Monday that Chace Numata of the Erie SeaWolves, died from injuries sustained in a skateboarding accident. He was 27.       ...
2019-09-03, 05:00

Sportwatch: Tigers teach Lions a lesson, Dragons dust Titans – as it happened AFL: Richmond crush Brisbane; GWS beat Western BulldogsNRL: Dragons too good for Titans in Widdop farewellBasketball: Boomers make it 4-0 at World Cup 1.37pm BST A big, big win for Richmond and a big, big win for Greater Western Sydney highlighted a, um, big day of AFL and a big day of sport. But th...
2019-09-07, 15:52

Watch: George Springer sets Astros' leadoff homer record vs. Tigers Center fielder George Springer set the franchise record for leadoff homers in a single season by belting his 10th game-opening bomb of the year in a win against the Detroit Tigers....
2019-08-21, 13:26

Tigers Outfielder Generously Guides Kyle Seager's Third Dinger Over The Outfield Wall It says something about the state of baseball that the least interesting thing about this play, from the top of the ninth inning of an 11–6 Mariners win over the Tigers, is that it was Kyle Seager’s third dinger of the night. Multi-homer games are so common now that they’re becoming passé—for crying...
2019-08-14, 12:26

‘Hunger Games’ author relaunches franchise with ‘Dark Days’ prequel Suzanne Collins is still hungry. A decade after closing the book on her “Hunger Games” saga, the author is reviving her best-selling young adult franchise with a prequel set 64 years before the original action started. “With this book, I wanted to explore the state of nature, who we are,...
2019-06-17, 17:13

Thriller author Dean Koontz signs five-book deal with Amazon Amazon announced today that it inked best-selling author Dean Koontz to a five-book deal. The agreement will also include a short story collection called Nameless that will be available for free to Amazon Prime and Kindle Unlimited customers on Novem......
2019-07-22, 19:39

Trump 'Dossier' Author Grilled By US Justice Department Watchdogs: Report Federal lawyers probing the origins of the investigation of ties between Russia and President Donald Trump's campaign have interviewed the author of a "dossier" that alleged misconduct between Trump......
2019-07-10, 01:52

Search for British author of 50-year-old message in a bottle found in Australia An Australian fisherman and his son are looking for the author of a message in a bottle found off the southern Australian coast 50 years after it was written....
2019-07-17, 20:39

Search for British author of 50-year-old message in a bottle washed up in Australia South Australian man and his son found the bottle, which was dropped from an ocean liner by 13-year-old boy Paul Gilmore in 1969A South Australian man is trying to find the British author of a message in a bottle he found off the SA coast, 50 years after it was dropped into the ocean.Paul Elliot and...
2019-07-17, 17:52

True crime author's claims to have interviewed serial killers contested Mind Games by Paul Harrison withdrawn from sale, after his accounts of interviews with Ted Bundy, Peter Sutcliffe and others were called into questionPublishers of a true crime book by an “experienced criminal profiler” have pulled his work from sale, after his claims to have interviewed serial kill...
2019-07-16, 13:26

Author petitions judge to let him exhume Dorothy Kilgallen’s body for DNA evidence Mark Shaw, who wrote “The Reporter Who Knew Too Much” and “Denial of Justice,” filed a petition in Westchester Supreme Court last week to disinter Kilgallen's body from the Gates of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne....
2019-08-11, 07:26

Jokha Alharthi, First Arabic Author, Wins Man Booker Literature Prize Jokha Alharthi on Tuesday became the first Arabic author to win the Man Booker International prize for her novel "Celestial Bodies" which reveals her Omani homeland's post-colonial evolution....
2019-05-22, 04:26

Charles Manson murder secrets could be revealed by top Hollywood stars, says author TOP Hollywood stars could hold the key to unravelling the mysteries behind the vile Manson Family murders 50 years on, according to the author of an explosive new book....
2019-08-07, 01:00

Trump 'dossier' author grilled by Justice Department watchdogs: sources Federal lawyers probing the origins of the investigation of ties between Russia and President Donald Trump's campaign have interviewed the author of a "dossier" that alleged misconduct between Trump and Moscow, prompting the lawyers to extend their inquiry....
2019-07-09, 17:39

Trump ‘dossier’ author Christopher Steele was grilled by feds: report Federal investigators exploring the start of the Russia probe grilled the author of a controversial “dossier” that alleged election meddling and possible collusion with President Trump’s campaign — and learned enough to extend the investigation. Three lawyers from the Justice Department’s Inspector ...
2019-07-09, 22:39

Hollywood needs to stop letting stars author their own biopics | Charles Bramesco Elton John’s biopic Rocketman is the latest in a long line of fact-based dramas that suffer from their subject’s involvementThe new musical drama Rocketman opens on Elton John majestically strolling into a rehab meeting, resplendent in a flamboyant Satan getup we will soon come to understand as aggr...
2019-06-06, 17:13

Author J.K. Rowling Donates $18.8 Million to Research Into the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (LONDON) — Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has made a substantial donation for research into the treatment of multiple sclerosis at a center named after her late mother. The 15.3 million-pound ($18.8 million) donation announced Thursday will be used for new facilities at a research center bas...
2019-09-13, 06:26

Can cooking serve as a balm for depression? For one British author, it saved her life. In “Midnight Chicken” author Ella Risbridger is open about her struggles with mental health, and she offers food — preparing it, not just eating it — as a prescription....
2019-09-12, 17:26

Author Lost Book Deal Over A Tweet. She's Suing Publisher For $13 Million Natasha Tynes, an award-winning Jordanian American author who lost a book deal following claims of online racism, is suing her publishing house for $13 million....
2019-06-09, 08:01

Paul Krassner, author and '60s prankster who coined the name Yippies, dies at 87 Satirist and activist Paul Krassner, 87, of Yippies fame, died at his home in Desert Hot Springs, California, on Sunday.        ...
2019-07-22, 04:00

Tony Horwitz, Prize-Winning Journalist and Best-Selling Author, Dies at 60 A Pulitzer Prize winner at The Wall Street Journal, he wrote the best sellers “Blue Latitudes” and “Confederates in the Attic” and seven other books....
2019-05-28, 21:13

French Author Accused of Anti-Semitism Is Snubbed for a Top Literary Prize Yann Moix’s autobiography of childhood abuse was released this fall to positive reviews. But after a controversy blew up, the Goncourt Prize’s judges excluded him from the race for the award....
2019-09-05, 21:00

Remembering Judith Kerr, the author of 'When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit' German-British author Judith Kerr, who wrote books such as "The Tiger Who Came to Tea," has died at the age of 95. DW's Susanne Spröer cherishes memories of her meeting with Kerr for the project "After the Escape."...
2019-05-24, 02:13

Jury sides with author Nicholas Sparks in lawsuit by former school headmaster A jury backed novelist Nicholas Sparks and the school he founded, dismissing claims by the ex-headmaster that he was unjustly fired, then slandered.        ...
2019-08-22, 04:52

Outrages author Naomi Wolf stands by view of Victorian poet At Hay festival, Wolf restated belief that John Addington Symonds was deeply affected by laws against homosexualityNaomi Wolf has said she “stands by” her latest book and denied that the presence of errors had undermined her wider argument, after historians called into question her claim that dozens...
2019-05-25, 20:13

Oman author Joka Alharthi wins Booker International Prize An author from Oman has won the prestigious Man Booker International Prize for “Celestial Bodies,” the story of three sisters and of a desert country moving from slave-owning traditional society and complex modern nation...
2019-05-21, 23:13

Mitch McConnell slammed by author Ta-Nehisi Coates over slavery reparations Bestselling author Ta-Nehisi Coates took issue with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's stance on reparations in testimony to Congress Wednesday....
2019-06-20, 01:52

Virginia beach left covered in 10 tons of trash after Memorial Day bash Virginia Beach residents are fuming that 10 tons of trash were left behind on the shore line by Memorial Day weekend partiers. Photos and videos shared on Facebook shows mountains of cans, towels, pieces of clothing, bags of chips and other items littering the beach, following the annual Floatopia p...
2019-05-29, 12:13

Ontario government may ditch blue box program after report finds 30% goes in trash Ontario is considering the value of the province’s blue box recycling program after a report was delivered to the government with some significant findings....
2019-08-07, 22:39

Malaysia leader: Wealthy countries dumping trash here is ‘grossly unfair’ TOKYO — The practice of advanced countries such as the US, Canada and Japan sending their non-recyclable waste to poorer countries is “grossly unfair” and should stop, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said Thursday. Mahathir comments during a visit to Tokyo on came days after his government...
2019-05-30, 20:52

Trump slams Dem support for ‘Squad,’ accuses progressives of trash-talking US President Trump on Friday ripped into Democrats for their support of the four progressive lawmakers he has been feuding with this week, repeatedly claiming the so-called “Squad” of freshman Democratic congresswomen speak “garbage” about the United States....
2019-07-20, 03:39

Illegal trash dumper leaves witty nod to Arlo Guthrie song Whoever dumped trash at the building made famous in Arlo Guthrie’s 1967 Thanksgiving protest anthem “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree” has a sense of humor...
2019-07-31, 18:39

McDonald’s Worldwide Favorites menu is a greasy, putrid trash fire McDonald’s new Worldwide Favorites menu — a roundup of the chain’s purported top hits abroad — proves that the world’s worse off than we knew. Each of five items, launched this week and inspired by different countries, is awful in its own way. But hideous qualities they all share make it conve...
2019-06-06, 07:52

Angry Mets fans to trash Tom Brady jerseys at ‘Tom Terrific’ rally Mets fanatics irritated by Tom Brady’s attempt to rip off the nickname of an Amazin’ legend will hold a rally Tuesday at Sojourn restaurant on the Upper East Side, The Post has learned. The insufferable Patriots quarterback, through his company Teb Capital Management, last week filed a trademark req...
2019-06-04, 09:39

Drake, Golden State Warriors trash talking escalates after Game 2 The trash talking between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors ambassador Drake escalated Sunday night as Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson were both chirping at the rapper....
2019-06-03, 16:52

633 divers break world record for largest underwater trash cleanup The Deerfield Beach International Fishing Pier hosted 633 divers this year, a Guinness World Record for the largest underwater cleanup.        ...
2019-06-17, 20:39

Japan's Bubble Tea Boom Is Creating Long Lines And Lots of Trash You might call it bubble tea. You might call it boba tea. In Japan, it’s known as tapioca drink, or simply tapioca. And it’s taking over....
2019-07-15, 20:01

‘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 host Tom Bergeron to speak out, calling it “a slap in the face.” Now it’s sowing discord among fans of “Queer Eye.” Can you believe? Karamo Brown, who ...
2019-08-23, 02:26

11 tons of trash were taken off Mount Everest. Now, officials are banning single-use plastics Mount Everest has become littered with trash and bodies in recent years as more adventurers try their luck on scaling the natural wonder.        ...
2019-08-22, 18:00

Fighting the spread of illegal landfills in France as trash piles up in 'sea of waste' Trash is piling up in France, hidden in plain sight across the suburbs and the countryside. Starting this year, the government is taking action against the dozens of illegal dumps polluting its territory....
2019-05-21, 18:26

Man parks car in trash-loading area, finds it completely covered in garbage This is worse than getting a parking ticket. Cellphone video posted on Instagram shows a car in Queens — which appears to be parked in a trash-loading zone– completely covered in garbage. “I know this n—a all kinds of mad,” a man says on the video, which was posted by u...
2019-09-06, 07:26

Goodbye trash can, hello cheese grater: Apple’s reinvented Mac Pro will shred your workflow Say goodbye to the trash can. Apple’s new Mac Pro is a more traditional machine that takes into account the specific needs of creative professionals, while enabling a layer of modular interactivity with other Apple devices that could totally change the way they work. Looking so like a stainle...
2019-06-03, 22:00

Tourists Trash Sacred Site of Uluru as Permanent Closure Approaches In the 1999 movie, The Matrix, Agent Smith said that when trying to classify our species it came to him we are “A virus ...
2019-07-14, 01:13

Australian school gets rid of garbage cans, tells kids to take home trash An Australian school is locking up its garbage cans and telling students to take their trash home with them in a strategic move to help the school move toward zero waste....
2019-08-27, 19:39

Bosnian city of Mostar awash in trash amid landfill protest SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Uncollected thrash is piling up on the streets of the southern Bosnian city of Mostar — one of the Balkan nation’s main tourist destinations — since residents begun blocking access to the city’s sole landfill, insisting that it poses serious health and...
2019-06-18, 18:52

Amazon Prime Day's members-only deals prompts trash talk from eBay Prime Day is getting closer to that July 15 launch, but other retailers are scrambling already trying to tempt buyers to their store before Amazon gobble up everyone's cash in the sales event of the summer. And you'll want to keep an eye on our selection of the best Amazon Prime Day deals ...
2019-07-05, 14:52

India's trash mountains are a fetid symbol of the country's plastic problem Ravidas in New Delhi is a slum like no other. There are no fetid open sewers brimming with human waste or piles of trash lining every alley and corner. The residents of this ramshackle community run a tight ship....
2019-06-08, 15:00

The Philippines is shipping back Canada’s heaping garbage. What’s Ottawa going to do with the trash? A cargo ship has arrived in a northern port in the Philippines, and is ready to return a massive pile of rotting garbage to Canada — 1,500 tonnes to be exact....
2019-05-31, 04:13

These Poor Dogs Had To Watch 11 Innings Of Tigers-Marlins Baseball On A Chilly Tuesday Night It was 54 degrees and cloudy in Detroit when the Marlins and the Tigers wrapped up their series opener at 10:39 p.m on Tuesday. In a contest between the two teams with the lowest position player WAR in all of MLB, the Marlins won 5-4 in eleven innings, which is a baseball-watching experience in 2019...
2019-05-22, 05:26

Tigers trade chip Nick Castellanos rips home stadium: ‘This park’s a joke’ Detroit Tigers outfielder Nick Castellanos helped break the team’s six-game losing streak Sunday by slamming a walk-off homer, but he isn’t as thrilled as expected. A frustrated Castellano used the moment to rip his team’s home ballpark for how deep it is to center field, feeling it has cost t...
2019-07-23, 20:39

Death and magic are close companions in the dark Mexican fairy tale Tigers Are Not Afraid In her native Mexico, Issa López is an established—and celebrated!—novelist, director, and screenwriter. It’s those of us north of the border that have been slow to catch up. López’s third feature film, Tigers Are Not Afraid, seems poised to serve as her breakthrough in the U.S., riding praise from...
2019-08-23, 00:00

Ex-Auburn Tigers football coach joins Clemson staff as unpaid graduate intern Former Auburn Tigers football coach Terry Bowden will join the Clemson Tigers coaching staff as an unpaid graduate intern for the 2019 season, an official said Monday....
2019-06-11, 21:26

Watch: White Sox's Jose Abreu beats Tigers with extra innings walk-off homer Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu smashed a 364-foot walk-off homer to lead his squad to a comeback victory over the Detroit Tigers in the second game of a double-header....
2019-07-04, 17:13

Chicago Cubs land Nick Castellanos from Detroit Tigers just ahead of MLB trade deadline The Detroit Tigers have traded outfielder Nick Castellanos to the Chicago Cubs just before the MLB trade deadline.       ...
2019-08-01, 03:52

Watch LSU Tigers lineman Adrian Magee dishes out two vicious pancake blocks on same play LSU Tigers left guard Adrian Magee leveled two Vanderbilt defenders on the same play and looked very cool doing it.       ...
2019-09-21, 21:39

Kyle Seager gets third homer of game as Tigers outfielders collide, knock ball over wall Kyle Seager of the Mariners got his third home run of the game after Tigers outfielders collided, knocking the ball over the fence.       ...
2019-08-14, 13:13

‘YouTubers’ author Chris Stokel-Walker on how to fix the world’s biggest video platform Over the past couple of years, YouTube’s been in hot water over a myriad of issues that would give any CEO sleepless nights. The list of offenses includes failing to police problematic videos appearing on its platform, toxic comments that have pushed it to disable the feature for some content, and t...
2019-07-23, 18:52

Author Taslima Nasreen India Stay Permit Extended From 3 Months To A Year Controversial Bangladeshi-origin author Taslima Nasreen's residence permit has been extended for one year by the Union Home Ministry, officials said on Sunday....
2019-07-21, 11:13

Graeme Gibson, Canadian Author and Margaret Atwood’s Longtime Partner, Dies at 85 Graeme Gibson, the Canadian author of books including Five Legs and Perpetual Motion and longtime partner of author Margaret Atwood, has died. He was 85. His publisher, Penguin Random House, announced his death in a press release Wednesday. Atwood said in a statement that her longtime love “we...
2019-09-19, 00:52

'Game of Thrones' author George R.R. Martin talks about the 'toxic' Internet fan backlash As things settle down following the fan-reviled final season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” author Georg R.R. Martin is sharing his thoughts on the backlash the show received....
2019-07-01, 21:39

Author says losing book deal after shaming transit worker made her suicidal A Jordanian American author who lost her book deal after calling out a transit worker eating on a train is suing a book publisher for $13.4 million in damages, alleging the company “permanently ruined” her reputation and made her suicidal. Natasha Tynes — an award-winning author wh...
2019-06-10, 18:13

‘Game of Thrones’ author George R.R. Martin teases book ending, what’s next for series “Game of Thrones” author George R.R. Martin hinted at what’s next for the acclaimed fantasy series following the finale of its HBO television adaptation Sunday night and teased fans with how the books may end differently—or not....
2019-05-21, 17:26

Why Christian author Rachel Held Evans touched so many people, in life and now in death On Saturday, Rachel Held Evans' husband announced her death. People used #BecauseofRHE to tell stories of how the Christian author inspired them.        ...
2019-05-21, 15:52

Praisesong for the Writer: The Literary World Mourns the Death of Author Paule Marshall “Heartbreaking news...Another beloved elder has crossed over,” tweeted two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage on Thursday afternoon. On the heels of Toni Morrison’s death on Aug. 5, the beloved elder Nottage was referring to was author Paule Marshall, who died on Monday at age 90 in...
2019-08-17, 08:39

John Steinbeck: US court hears appeal in case for control of author's estate The writer’s family has battled for control of the Nobel prizewinner’s classic works for decadesAnother chapter is set to play out this week in a decades-old family dispute over control of the classic works by the author John Steinbeck.A three-judge panel of the ninth US circuit court of appeals hea...
2019-08-07, 08:26

Tulip Fever author Deborah Moggach recalls 'nightmare' movie adaptation How Gordon Brown, Harvey Weinstein and a milkman ensured film was a ‘ghastly disaster’It is a tale of two bestselling books about 17th century Dutch painters which were both adapted into films. One was a joy. The other a “complete nightmare from start to finish” which ended in flames, along with Har...
2019-05-29, 14:00

'Rest, Toni Morrison. You were magnificent': leading writers on the great American author After the death of the great Nobel-prizewinning author, Ben Okri, Alice Walker, Elif Shafak and others offer their personal tributesToni Morrison didn’t begin writing late, but she published much later than most writers, after a career in publishing as an editor in New York. This meant she gave the ...
2019-08-06, 21:26

Oman author Jokha Alharthi wins prestigious Booker International Prize Jokha Alharthi has become the first Arabic-language writer to scoop the Man Booker International Prize with her novel "Celestial Bodies." The book focuses on three Omani sisters and the country's history of slavery....
2019-05-22, 09:26

Christian author says $240G worth of fake copies of her book sold on Amazon A female priest says Amazon sold $240,000 worth of counterfeit copies of her faith-based book -- before it was removed from the top bookselling site....
2019-07-11, 18:52

Best-selling author Sherrilyn Kenyon drops lawsuit accusing her husband of poisoning her Author Sherrilyn Kenyon, who filed suit against her husband accusing him of orchestrating a scheme to poison her to death, has dismissed her case.        ...
2019-08-01, 16:00

'Floatopia' event in Virginia Beach leaves over 10 tons of trash on shoreline on Memorial Day A party by the beach to commemorate the unofficial start to summer left crews in coastal Virginia community cleaning up heaps of trash on Memorial Day after beachgoers left tons of debris in the sand....
2019-05-29, 23:52

Stormy Daniels hosting abortion rights 'swamp trash block party' Stormy Daniels is set to host a “swamp trash block party” with jello shots and a silent auction to benefit an abortion rights group in New Orleans on Sunday....
2019-06-16, 03:13

Fleets of autonomous 'roboats' could gather trash, carry tourists and form bridges Researchers at MIT have developed a system of companionable automated boats that can seek each other out, grab on, and keep trying if they miss.The rectangular rafts are part of the Roboat project, and could be used to form temporary footbridges, stages for live performances, and platforms for marke...
2019-06-06, 11:39

Philippines' Duterte loses patience, orders trash shipped back Canada The Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered his government to hire a private shipping company to send 69 containers of garbage back to Canada and leave them within its territorial waters if it refuses to accept the trash, his spokesman said on Wednesday....
2019-05-22, 19:00

She’s Gotta Have It Writer Responds to John Boyega Regarding ‘Trash’ Black Brits Scene In the fifth episode of She’s Gotta Have It’s second season, titled, “SuperCaliFragiSexy,” Nola Darling (DeWanda Wise) and her new lust interest Olumide “Olu” Owoye (Michael Luwoye) are chillin’ on the couch discussing Black British actors’ impact on Hollywood....
2019-06-05, 20:13

Baseball fans trash the MLB Players' Weekend black-and-white jerseys MLB fans are ripping the Players' Weekend jerseys. The league introduced solid black and white jerseys this season, so every game looks the same.       ...
2019-08-25, 05:39

New Mexico police find newborn injected with heroin dead in trash bag, report says An infant found dead inside a trash bag had been injected by his mother with heroin in a bid to prevent the baby from going through withdrawal, New Mexico police said....
2019-08-24, 00:26

Police cadaver dogs searching trash facility for missing mom Jennifer Dulos Police cadaver dogs were at a Hartford trash facility on Tuesday searching for evidence in the case of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos, a law-enforcement source told The Post. “Right now, it’s a mystery where she is,” said another source, a Connecticut police officer involve...
2019-06-04, 22:39

The International Space Station just dumped a bunch of trash on Earth, but it’s totally fine It’s been a busy few days at the International Space Station. The orbiting laboratory just took delivery of a new shipment of cargo from Earth (launched last week via a SpaceX Falcon 9), and the crew is busy unpacking all the new toys and materials they just received. They also sent a Russian ...
2019-07-31, 18:26

Glastonbury Festival attendees leave plastic bottles and trash strewn across grounds So much for being eco-friendly. Attendees at Britain’s five-day Glastonbury Festival — which ran on a theme of climate change and the environment — left behind thousands of plastic bottles and trash, photos of the aftermath show. Environmentalists like Sir David Attenborough praised organizers...
2019-07-01, 20:13

City shuts down Staten Island trash hauler indicted in murder case The Staten Island trash hauling company linked to an alleged murder-coverup will be shut down in the coming weeks after city authorities voted Wednesday to deny its application for a new operating license. The city’s Business Integrity Commission unanimously nixed an attempt by the company, Flag Con...
2019-06-13, 06:52

Fox News dipshit says Shia LaBeouf called him "trash" in an airport lounge, which rules Shia LaBeouf’s no angel—we’ve written about his troubling behavior, the consequences of his substance abuse issues, and his weird plagiarism. The actor’s since apologized, gotten sober, and discussed how his work on this year’s excellent The Peanut Butter Falcon helped him stop being such an asshole...
2019-08-15, 03:13

Clemson, Alabama players get trash talk rolling at dueling media days Alabama's Dylan Moses fired first by saying Clemson wasn't their toughest opponent. Tigers OL John Simpson responded when word got to him.       ...
2019-07-18, 01:39

Hillary Clinton Calls Doctored Video of Nancy Pelosi ‘Sexist Trash’ Former Secretary of State and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton knows a thing or two about being the target of sexist smear campaigns by Donald Trump and his supporters....
2019-05-25, 23:52

G20 plastic trash reduction goal doesn't address 'excessive' production: activists Activists welcomed a goal set by the Group of 20 major economies' to reduce additional plastic trash leaking into the ocean to zero by 2050, but said it avoided getting at the heart of the problem - slashing the output of wasteful, single-use plastics in the first place....
2019-07-01, 09:39

City Hall moves to oust trash hauler indicted in murder cover-up City Hall is moving to yank the trash hauling license from the biggest private carter on Staten Island after its owner was linked to allegations of a murder cover-up in the borough, The Post has learned. The announcement comes two days after The Post exposed that the city agency that regulates priva...
2019-06-01, 00:26

NYC sanitation worker used license plates found in trash to avoid $17G in fines, investigators say A New York City sanitation worker was arrested Wednesday for allegedly putting license plates he found in the trash on his car to avoid paying more than $17,000 in fines....
2019-08-15, 05:26

City officials seeking court order to clean up Queens trash house The city is ready to go to war with the Queens garbage lady. Sanitation and Law Department officials are seeking a court order to access Carmine Bhimull’s makeshift landfill in Jamaica and get the mess cleaned up, according to sources. Once obtained, DSNY and NYPD officers could finally attemp...
2019-09-05, 15:26

Woman convicted for dumping 7 puppies in Coachella trash bin sentenced to one year in jail PALM SPRING, Calif. (NBC NEWS) – A California woman accused of throwing puppies into a Coachella trash bin was sentenced to jail Wednesday. Deborah Sue Culwell pleaded guilty in an Indio courthouse to seven felony animal cruelty counts and seven misdemeanor animal abandonment charges, NBC affi...
2019-08-16, 21:39

VIDEO: Drake appears to call Warriors ‘trash’ after Game 1 loss to Raptors A tense exchange appeared to play out between Drake and Draymond Green on the courtside moments after the Raptors beat the Warriors 118-109 in Game 1.  ...
2019-05-31, 08:26

Trash, the Library and a Worn, Brown Table: The 2019 College Essays on Money Each year, we ask high school seniors to submit college application essays they’ve written about work, money, social class and related topics. Here are five that moved us....
2019-05-21, 23:39

Can AI create real art? Robots have the potential to transform our everyday — including human-defined creativity. But always for the better? The opportunities and dangers of artificial intelligence was a key theme at DW's Global Media Forum....
2019-05-31, 14:26

Top 10 books about Baltimore Anne Tyler is indelibly tied to the city, but authors as contrasting as Frederick Douglass and John Waters have shown some of its different facesWhen I began writing novels set in my home town of Baltimore, the living writer most identified with the city was Anne Tyler. More than two decades later, ...
2019-07-24, 15:52

Top 10 books about Burma Closed off for half a century by the generals, there is a shortage of writing about this richly diverse country available in English – but there are some gemsBurma is such an enigmatic country that the first question for any writer is what to call it. The nation has been known officially as Myanmar ...
2019-07-10, 13:39

The best books of the week The Moscow Rules: The Secret CIA Tactics That Helped America Win the Cold War Antonio J. Mendez, Jonna Mendez (nonfiction, PublicAffairs) A posthumous release from the man who inspired the movie “Argo” about his James Bond-like spy tactics. Anthony Bourdain Remembered CNN (photography, Ecco) It’s be...
2019-05-25, 21:39

Sportwatch: Tigers beat Lions, Raiders fall to Sea Eagles, Port smash Dockers and more – as it happened Super Netball - Magpies reach finals with derby winNRL - Storm survive Titans scare; Manly hold on in CanberraAFL - Bulldogs reach finals; Tigers beat Lions; Port down Dockers 10.32am BST Final thoughtsOr maybe that should be finals thoughts. A weekend of sliding up and down ladders leaves the Bulld...
2019-08-25, 17:13

‘Game of Thrones’ author George R.R. Martin says outspoken fans won’t influence book ending "Game of Thrones" author George R.R. Martin won’t let outspoken fans of the acclaimed HBO show dictate how he writes the book ending of his epic fantasy saga....
2019-07-15, 23:13

A financial expert and bestselling author says the best money advice he can give isn't a mystery or magic — it's just math Courtesy of Ramit Sethi Ramit Sethi is the author of the New York Times bestseller, "I Will Teach You To Be Rich." Sethi believes anyone can learn to be good with money, and it starts with automating your cash flow. When you automatically fund your investment and savings accounts and pay your bills...
2019-05-26, 02:26

A Low-Balled Author, a Star With No Salary and a "Successful Failure" at the Box Office: 25 Forrest Gump Facts It's hard to believe, but it's been 25 years since moviegoers first watched Forrest Gump sit down on that bus stop bench and utter a phrase that would go on to become one of the most......
2019-07-06, 20:39

'Unmasked' co-author Brent Bozell says ‘radicalized’ media wanted to destroy Trump, but it backfired A new book, “Unmasked -- Big Media's War Against Trump,” examines how the media tried to destroy President Trump but destroyed themselves instead, co-author L. Brent Bozell III told Fox News....
2019-06-03, 18:13

Late author’s stolen book collection found after hitting auction block: suit Upper West Sider Richard Dannay claims 33 of his dad’s signed books were stolen by his step-mom Rose, passed to her son Terry Koppel and eventually given to Sotheby’s for auctioning....
2019-09-05, 21:00

Author of 'Gone Girl' slams attorney's claim linking Jennifer Dulos' disappearance to book The author of "Gone Girl" says that allegations connecting missing Connecticut mother Jennifer Dulos to her book's main character — who concocts her disappearance to make it seem as though her husband murdered her — makes her sick....
2019-07-07, 13:52

'Arrogance': Mattis co-author Bing West says US efforts to transform Iraq and Afghanistan were doomed When Henry Kissinger told James Mattis he should write a book about his more than four decades in the Marine Corps, it was no surprise he chose fellow Marine Bing West to help him....
2019-09-15, 08:13

Toni Morrison, Seminal Author Who Stirringly Chronicled the Black American Experience, Dies at 88 Toni Morrison, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author who illuminated the joys and agonies of black American life through breathtakingly vital works like Beloved, Song of Solomon and A Mercy, died on Monday night, her publisher Knopf confirmed. She was 88 years old. Over her six-decade career, she wrote ...
2019-08-06, 18:13

Shameful: Salman Rushdie Used His Blurb For This Young Author’s Debut Novel To Advertise A Speedboat He’s Trying To Sell For a new author, getting a blurb on the cover of your debut novel from an established and well-respected writer can be an incredible honor that rockets your book to the top of the bestseller list. Unfortunately, it looks like one highly acclaimed author has used his invitation to write a book blurb...
2019-07-12, 23:26

UK memo warned about dossier author’s 'credibility,' Flynn team alleges in explosive filing In a newly unsealed filing in federal court, Michael Flynn's legal team outlined more than 40 records that may contain exculpatory evidence allegedly withheld by the government....
2019-09-12, 14:39

Trash talk, mattress fires and a flying projector: Lane Kiffin's year at Tennessee Lane Kiffin's one season in Knoxville was one of the wildest in recent memory. A decade later, those involved remember the highs, the lows and the unbelievable....
2019-09-19, 05:26

Paradise lost: 400 million pieces of trash discovered on beaches of remote tropical islands We know trash is everywhere on Earth, all the way from the top of Mount Everest to the very bottom of the ocean. Now, giant mounds of it are even washing up on the shores of otherwise pristine tropical islands in the Indian Ocean.        ...
2019-05-21, 18:52

Stepmom arrested after missing 10-year-old Indiana girl found dead wrapped in trash bag GAS CITY, Ind. (WPTA) — A four-day search for a missing 10-year-old comes to a tragic end. Wednesday morning, Indiana State Police say they found the body of Skylea Rayn Carmack inside a shed at her family home wrapped in a plastic trash bag, and the person who reported her missing in the first plac...
2019-09-04, 21:26

Gold bars found in South Korea airport trash pose legal quandary South Korean authorities are facing a dilemma following the discovery of more than 2 pounds of gold bullion in a trash receptacle at Incheon Airport....
2019-06-03, 19:39

Connecticut theft suspect injured after worker activates trash compactor she was hiding in, police say A woman suspected of stealing is in critical condition after climbing into a Connecticut supermarket’s trash compactor that was later turned on by a store employee, police say....
2019-06-21, 04:13

Olay Tests a Refillable Moisturizer as Beauty Industry Grapples With Its Giant Trash Problem Fresh, soft skin comes at a cost—to the planet. Specifically, I’m talking about all that packaging your favorite lotion or cream comes in, which is likely made of hard-to-degrade plastics. That’s why Olay—y’know, that bougie stuff your abuelita is always putting on—is dipping its toes in the refilla...
2019-06-07, 02:00

Trump like Muhammad Ali 'defending his belt,' he'll be 'trash talking all the way to the end' of 2020 race, Greg Gutfeld says On "The Five" Tuesday the hosts debated whether or not Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden can continue to lead with a light campaign schedule and whether or not President Trump's attacks on the former vice president could backfire. ...
2019-05-29, 05:39

Trump Claims Baltimore Is Rat Infested. He Should Talk to His Slumlord Son-in-Law, Whose Charm City Properties Are Trash If President Trump was really concerned about the condition of Baltimore neighborhoods instead of tweeting about it, he could have walked from the Oval Office into his son-in-law’s makeshift suite inside the White House and told him to fix it....
2019-08-01, 20:26

Pols, residents demand city move trash trucks lining Manhattan block Move it! Politicians and residents lined up Sunday to demand the Sanitation Department find a new home for the trash trucks it has been parking on a residential stretch of the East Village for nearly a year — despite Mayor Bill de Blasio’s promise to fix the situation. “It’s disgusting, ...
2019-08-19, 06:26

City Council members call for pulling license of trash hauler linked to murder Two top city councilmen are demanding the agency that regulates the private trash hauling business to shut down the operation owned by William Formica, the Staten Island power player implicated in the cover-up of a murder. The letter from Councilmen Antonio Reynoso and Ritchie Torres — who chair the...
2019-05-31, 02:52

Horrific video shows famed chef pulling plastic trash from fish’s stomach A famed Mexican chef has posted a stunning video of himself pulling plastic bottle caps and other trash from a fish’s stomach as he prepares a meal — as a wake-up call that humans are destroying ocean life. In the footage, three-Michelin-star chef Ricardo Munoz — who owns luxury restaurants in...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Atlanta Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb causes fire extinguisher mess after kicking trash can Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Sean Newcomb had a slight meltdown in the team's clubhouse on Saturday night, triggering a chain reaction that set off a fire extinguisher after their loss to the Miami Marlins....
2019-08-12, 02:00

Hong Kong police fire tear gas in running battles after protesters trash legislature Hong Kong police fired tear gas early on Tuesday to disperse hundreds of defiant protesters, some of whom had stormed and ransacked the city's legislature hours earlier on the anniversary of the city's 1997 return to Chinese rule....
2019-07-02, 01:39

Southern Alberta waste refinery turning trash into ‘high-grade, low-cost’ biodiesel Cielo said when the refineries are built -- which is expected to be by late 2020 -- each one will produce about 2,000 litres of renewable fuel per hour. ...
2019-07-12, 05:26

Create a 'Noticing Wall' for Your Kid A while ago, my mother-in-law bought some math and reading workbooks for my six-year-old daughter. When I asked my daughter if she wanted to check them out, she just looked at the big, intimidating stack and said, “No thanks.” That was fine—she’s in kindergarten and I wasn’t about to push it. Later,...
2019-05-22, 02:52

Here Is What Happens When You Try To Create A 3D Pokémon In 5 Minutes Here is the number of important things I can do in five minutes: zero. There are zero things that will truly matter to me or anyone else that I can do in five minutes. This is probably true for a lot of people, but it hasn’t stopped Pokémon fans from trying....
2019-06-18, 19:39

UK 'needs to create Huawei 5G competitor' Tory leadership candidate Matt Hancock is against the exclusion of Huawei from the UK’s telecoms infrastructure and has instead called on the government to create a British-based rival.The contest to replace Theresa May as Prime Minister is taking place amid an ongoing debate about the role o...
2019-06-05, 13:52

Top 10 true crime books The Guardian’s former crime correspondent recommends the best writing by and about criminals and cops, villains and victimsIn recent years “true crime”, in the form of television documentaries and podcasts, has become very fashionable. But there has always been a small niche for true crime books, so...
2019-08-07, 16:13

The 10 Best Nonfiction Books of 2019 So Far Many of the best nonfiction books of the year so far ask readers to make change. In Charged, Emily Bazelon presses us to stop giving prosecutors so much power in the courtroom. In The Uninhabitable Earth, David Wallace-Wells warns of the grim future we’ll face if we don’t step up to help...
2019-05-23, 21:52

32 Books You Need to Read This Summer Summer reading might be synonymous with relaxing on a beach somewhere, but that doesn’t mean the most anticipated books of the season are limited to certain genres. Alongside the best of this summer’s page-turning thrillers and uplifting romances are books that push readers to consider s...
2019-05-29, 18:52

A day in the life: the best books set over 24-hours With Dalloway Day falling on Wednesday, Alex Clark picks books with a time limit – from Ulysses to a novel set over a lunchbreak“Where can we live but days?” asked Philip Larkin. It’s a matter of comprehending how the relentless march of time, portioned up into circadian chunks and daily duties, can...
2019-06-19, 23:39

How to Decorate a Bookshelf with More than Just Books Sure, bookshelves are for books. There is no denying that. My preferred look for a bookshelf in an office is the simplest design: all books from left to right, top to bottom. But bookshelves in living spaces can serve as both a functional space and a centerpiece of your home design....
2019-05-24, 21:39

What Books to Read This Summer The best format for a summer book is a paperback: readable in bright sunlight, light enough to throw in a bag, cheap enough to destroy with grass and sand and water. But whatever format you read in, here are the books the Lifehacker staff recommends this summer....
2019-05-31, 19:39

Top 10 books about fake news Mendacious propaganda has a long history, in fiction from George Orwell to Philip Roth – and real-life reports by authors including Roald DahlWe all lie. But some of us are better at it than others. Then there are people who are so good at lying that they are paid to change the minds of millions, us...
2019-09-04, 17:52

Challenging the record books! TUCSON – We’re challenging the records today and tomorrow but the heat won’t last too long!  Today: Near record warmth and mostly sunny. High: 110° (110° in 1915) Tonight: Mostly clear and warm. Low: 79° Tomorrow: Another scorcher! Highs near record! High: 109° (108° 1930) High t...
2019-08-20, 22:52

What Do Toni Morrison’s Books Mean to You? Her powerful language, memorable characters, moving dialogue and vivid descriptions have resonated with generations of readers. Share your memories with us....
2019-08-06, 20:13

How to Read More Books Without Stalling Out Filmmaker Max Joseph wants to read more than one book a year—he wants to read one a week. So he asked a few voracious readers for advice, in a 38-minute video that includes lengthy tours of European bookstores. Here’s some of the best advice for never-readers who want to start reading more books....
2019-05-21, 19:39

Top 10 queer rural books Sexual freedom is most often associated with the city, but a small but growing canon including EM Forster and Sarah Waters tells a different storyIf the countryside appears at all in LGBT+ stories, it is usually only as somewhere to escape from. For many of us, this is a pattern that never fitted, a...
2019-07-17, 20:39