REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-08-14, 03:13

Novel “invisibility cloaks” for water waves leave no telltale wakes or drag

Enlarge / Hydrodynamic "invisibility cloaks" would hide objects from fluid flows and surface waves so that no wake is visible. (credit: J. Park et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. (2019)) Two separate teams of...

Novel “invisibility cloaks” for water waves leave no telltale wakes or drag

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Sparkling Blue Waves In Chennai Leave People In Awe, Scientists Curious People visiting beaches along Chennai's East Coast Road on Sunday evening were left surprised and puzzled when they saw something they had never seen before - blue, sparkling waves hitting the shore.......
2019-08-20, 08:39

RuPaul's Drag Race Contestant Honey Davenport Shares Why the Art of Drag Is Revolutionary Members of the LGBTQ+ community have long used art as a form of expression to cope with certain situations that have happened to us because of the way we live our lives. We use art to tell stories, convey messages, entertain, and also to make you think. Honey Davenport, RuPaul’s Drag Race season 11 ...
2019-06-05, 22:39

We asked Drag Race queens: When did you first get exposed to drag? We hit the floor at RuPaul’s DragCon in Los Angeles to talk to a handful of amazing queens—Latrice Royale, Mayhem Miller, Nina West, Honey Davenport, and season 11 Drag Race winner Yvie Oddly—about the first time they encountered drag....
2019-06-29, 00:13

India's ghost villages: Food and water scarcity forcing many to leave Prolonged droughts and crop failures are causing some Indian villages to empty. For the women and elderly left behind, it's a struggle. As temperatures continue to rise, there's little hope their loved ones will return....
2019-08-06, 11:39

Telltale's Minecraft Currently Costs $700 On Xbox 360 (But You're Not Supposed To Buy It) If you really think about it, all video games—dazzling feats of technical mastery assembled over the course of countless man hours—are priceless. But if you think about it even harder, you probably still won’t want to pay $100 for a single episode of the soon-to-be-delisted Minecraft: Story Mode....
2019-06-18, 23:52

More Telltale Games Are Disappearing From Digital Storefronts Valve recently removed the option to buy the Telltale-developed series Tales From The Borderlands on Steam, and Good Old Games has announced it will no longer be selling any of Telltale’s games starting May 27. Nobody seems to know why....
2019-05-24, 04:26

Jeffrey Epstein had all the telltale signs of a fraud, but still had ‘em all fooled Jeffrey Epstein managed to creep his way into some of the highest places in the world on the back of a meticulously made-up mosaic of phony accolades....
2019-08-18, 19:39

The Walking Dead: The Telltale Definitive Series debuts September 10, preorders open Skybound Games announced preorders for the The Walking Dead: The Telltale Definitive Series, a comprehensive bundle of all four seasons of the game series.Read More...
2019-08-07, 08:52

Man wakes from 3-month coma, learns he's going to be a dad again A 29-year-old man who woke from a 3-month-long coma to find out he was going to be a dad again said his infant daughter has given him the strength to recover...
2019-07-01, 23:26

Man wakes from boozy night out to find his penis chopped off A man woke up after a boozy night to discover his penis had been hacked off — and he had no idea how it happened, it’s reported. Tan Nan had allegedly been out with friends in Hunan, southern China when he became so drunk he fell asleep, according to local media reports. When he came......
2019-05-22, 05:01

Air Canada investigates after woman wakes up alone on darkened plane Airline confirms incident described in Facebook postPassenger was ‘full on panicking’ after attempts to raise alarmAir Canada said on Sunday it was looking into how crew members could have disembarked from a plane without noticing a sleeping passenger who was left behind. The airline was responding ...
2019-06-23, 21:26

Woman, 77, wakes to find 11ft alligator in her kitchen A 77-year-old woman was woken up in the middle of the night by what she thought was an intruder - but instead found an 11ft alligator in her kitchen....
2019-06-02, 17:13

Teen wakes up from coma after she’s hospitalized in Dominican Republic The Argentinian teen who fell unconscious on a Dominican Republic vacation because of a life-threatening diabetic condition has woken up from her coma. Candela Saccone, 15, has been taken off a ventilator after she was hospitalized June 19 while staying at a Punta Cana resort, according to Argentini...
2019-06-28, 19:00

Argentinian teen wakes from coma after falling ill in Dominican Republic An Argentinian teen who was hospitalized in the Dominican Republic after falling into a coma while on vacation has woken up, according to media reports. ...
2019-06-29, 01:39

Woman Wakes Up To Find 7-Foot Alligator In Her Swimming Pool A Florida woman woke up early morning on Saturday when she heard noise on her patio. On turning on the light, she was shocked to find a 7-foot alligator chilling in her swimming pool....
2019-07-31, 21:52

Alone In Dark, Woman Wakes Up In Air Canada Plane After Crew Left A woman boarded an Air Canada flight earlier this month, fell asleep after takeoff and woke up alone in a dark, parked plane, apparently forgotten about by ground staff....
2019-06-24, 07:00

'The odour of burning wakes us': inside the Philippines' Plastic City In Valenzuela City, residents blame recycling plants for pungent smells and respiratory illnessesAs noon approaches in Valenzuela City and residents prepare to have their lunch, a pungent smell of melted plastic swirls through the air, killing everyone’s appetite. “It gets suffocating in the evening...
2019-07-08, 04:52

Woman falls asleep on flight, wakes up ‘alone’ and ‘locked up’ in empty plane Tiffani Adams was on her way home to Toronto after visiting a friend in Quebec when “one of the best weekends I’ve ever had” turned into a nightmare....
2019-06-23, 04:13

New Zealand woman wakes to find giant, mud-spurting geyser in garden Visitors flock to see volcanic phenomenon that threatens to engulf property in RotoruaWhen Rotorua resident Susan Gedye was awoken at 2am by “a lot of shaking and jolting,”, she thought it was an earthquake.But then she headed downstairs at her suburban home and saw that her kitchen windows had stea...
2019-06-28, 02:39

Why Is Drag Racing Called Drag Racing? I have a lot of respect for the sport of drag racing, partially because I believe there’s a lot more nuance and complexity to it than most people think, and also because I once almost crashed a dragster because I’m a moron. One thing I’ve never fully understood, though, is the name: why is called dr...
2019-06-05, 23:52

Samsung’s in hot water for allegedly misleading customers about water-resistant Galaxy phones The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is taking Samsung to court in the country, alleging that the Korean company has been lying to Australian consumers for years about the water-resistant capabilities of several Galaxy phones. The ACCC says that Samsung presented hundreds of adv...
2019-07-04, 15:52

A city without water: Fort Lauderdale works to restore water service for 220,000 people Fort Lauderdale and surrounding areas were bracing to lose running water Thursday after a construction crew damaged a major water main.        ...
2019-07-19, 04:39

Fort Lauderdale restores much of its water service, urges people to boil water Fort Lauderdale officials said much of its water service had been temporary restored Thursday following a water main break, but urged residents to boil water until further notice. ...
2019-07-19, 01:39

Clean Water Is a ‘Right’: Kamala Harris Promotes Bill Ensuring Water Safety in Every Community Presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris is proposing a law to safeguard access to clean water for everyone, including minority communities like those in Flint, Mich., most at-risk for being without....
2019-07-23, 07:26

Boil water advisory issued for Lake Louise after water main break over weekend The Lake Louise Fire Department told people to boil water for a minimum of two minutes before drinking, brushing teeth, washing fruits and vegetables, and doing dishes....
2019-08-20, 13:39

Fears and Frustrations as Newark, NJ, Hands Out Bottled Water Amid a Lead-Contaminated Water Crisis of Its Own Inspiring comparisons to the water crisis in Flint, Mich., New Jersey’s biggest (and predominantly black) city, Newark, is handing out bottled water to its residents amid a worsening contaminated water crisis....
2019-08-15, 04:39

E.coli found in Long Beach water supply, boil-water order issued by Nassau County Nassau County officials have issued a boil-water order for residents in Long Beach after discovering E.coli in the local water supply. “The City of Long Beach Water System, in consultation with the Nassau County Department of Health, is investigating the source of the contamination,” off...
2019-06-22, 02:13

Newark Officials Providing Bottled Water to 15,000 Homes Over Lead Contamination Concerns. Here’s What You Need to Know About the City’s Water Crisis It’s now the fifth straight day that residents in around 15,000 Newark, N.J. homes are being given bottled water for drinking and cooking, as city authorities and federal officials grapple with high levels of lead in their water supply. A federal judge is now determining whether or not the cit...
2019-08-17, 01:39

Thames Water: No water supply for 100,000 properties and schools closed across Hampton, Twickenham and West London due to burst pipes At least 100,000 properties in south and west London have been left with no running water or a limited supply after a major water pipe burst in Hampton....
2019-06-12, 20:39

How to Get Laura Dern's Big Little Waves We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Oh,......
2019-07-07, 13:26

U.S. judge waves through D.C. case against Facebook A U.S. judge on Friday denied Facebook Inc.'s request to dismiss a lawsuit by the Washington, D.C. attorney general over the social media giant's improper sharing of 87 million users' data with British political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica....
2019-06-01, 07:26

Why 2nd Waves Can Lead to "Exciting Opportunities" In this 2-minute video, our European Short-Term Update editor, Murray Gunn, shows you ow to identify the end of 2nd wave corrections -- and prepare for "exciting opportunities."...
2019-06-29, 00:01

How to Ride the Waves of the "Most Volatile Commodity" Watch Steve Craig, our Energy Pro Service editor and contributor to the monthly Global Market Perspective, walk you through the recent ups and down in natural gas -- and give you his forecast....
2019-07-31, 18:26

A Simple Indicator to Combine with Your Elliott Waves Every Elliott wave analysis, trader or investor has his or her own favorite supporting technical indicator. You probably do, too. Want to learn another one?...
2019-08-17, 00:52

Breast cancer spreads through the body in just two or three waves The evolution of deadly tumours and their migration around the body has been charted in unprecedented detail in ten women with breast cancer for first time...
2019-05-28, 22:26

Riding the Waves Down: Bitcoin Loses Half Its Value Since late July, Bitcoin has lost more than HALF its value. Question is, Who was the contrarian before the big move down began? See our answer in Chart of the Day....
2019-05-21, 14:52

'Surprise' Ocean Heat Waves Are Becoming More Common There are two flavors of surprise: good and bad. Winning the lottery? Good. Extreme heat waves cooking the oceans with more regularity, ruining fisheries that millions of people rely on? Decidedly bad.Read more......
2019-08-05, 22:13

In Brazil, a New Rendering of a Literary Giant Makes Waves Machado de Assis Real, developed by a Brazilian university and an ad agency, shows the 19th-century writer in color, challenging some long-held ideas about him in the process....
2019-06-14, 14:26

Watch: Bond Yields Also Follow Elliott Waves On these pages, we've shown before that the Fed, when deciding on the direction of the rates, follows the yields in the bond market. But what do yields follow? You got it: Elliott wave patterns. Watch as the editor of our Interest Rates Pro Service explains more....
2019-08-06, 22:39

Earthquake makes waves in California swimming pools The 6.4-magnitude earthquake that struck Southern California on Thursday definitely made waves. Videos posted on Twitter by locals in the aftermath of the morning quake shows water in outdoor pools sloshing around fiercely and creating ocean-worthy waves. One body of water in Winnetka, Calif., splas...
2019-07-05, 03:01

German unions want 'siesta' break during heat waves The trade union umbrella organization DGB has called for a longer break than the typical 30 minutes for lunch, as is common in Mediterranean countries. Last month, Germany recorded its highest-ever June temperatures....
2019-07-06, 20:26

For Europe’s Soccer Chief, the Outrage Arrives in Waves A Champions League restructuring and a looming fight with Manchester City have UEFA’s Aleksander Ceferin sitting atop a soccer economy that feels as if it’s pulling itself apart....
2019-05-21, 15:26

Trump Waves What He Says Is Secret Deal With Mexico, but Reveals No Details The president’s dramatic flourish came a day after Mexico’s foreign minister publicly denied that his country has an undisclosed immigration agreement with the U.S....
2019-06-11, 20:52

Coral reefs rapidly die from marine heat waves — study Scientists have published new findings on the impact of global warming on the world's coral reefs. They found that severe marine heat waves can completely destroy coral and threaten other marine species....
2019-08-09, 19:52

Cosmic Waves Discovery Could Unlock Mysteries of Intergalactic Space Scientists were celebrating a groundbreaking astronomical discovery Thursday that they say could pave the way for mapping the outer reaches of the universe....
2019-06-28, 11:00

Dhinchak Pooja's Latest Song Is Making Waves On Twitter Dhinchak Pooja is back with a bang, but not everyone seems to be pleased. The singer, who created waves with songs like Selfie Maine Leli Aaj, has come out with a new number called Naach Ke Pagal....
2019-07-31, 21:52

Father dies saving children from rough waves at beach A North Carolina father died while rescuing two of his children from rough surf — just hours after the family spent Sunday morning at church, his widow said. Johnny Lee Vann Jr., 35, jumped into action when a large wave swept two of his kids off a jetty wall at Wrightsville Beach around 4 p.m....
2019-07-17, 23:00

Timex joins growing business of blocking electromagnetic waves How much for that tin foil hat? Products that block electromagnetic waves are becoming a big business as a growing number of people look for ways to protect themselves from the ill effects of technology. From paint and tents to hoodies and socks, makers of products that claim to block harmful electr...
2019-08-12, 17:13

Undocumented immigrants try to rush into US in ‘waves,’ spark showdown with CBP agents One of the biggest ports of entry along the US-Mexico border had to be shut down on Friday after a group of undocumented immigrants — nearly 50 of them — attempted to rush into the United States in “waves,” according to federal officials. The mad dash went down at the Pharr I...
2019-07-20, 05:52

10 Sensational Sunken Kingdoms: Atlantis’ Companions Beneath the Waves Some of the most exciting archaeological discoveries and mysteries are the ones involving the ancient ruins of kingdoms lost beneath the waves.  ...
2019-06-20, 18:52

Konrad De La Fuente: the US winger making waves at Barcelona's academy The Miami-born winger is known for his quick-footed skill at La Masia. But this summer his focus will be on winning the U-20 World Cup for his countryWhen Miami-born Konrad De La Fuente moved with his family to Barcelona at the age of 11, he already had a natural ability that suggested he had found ...
2019-05-23, 12:26

Trump insists there's more to Mexico migrant deal, waves document as proof U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday insisted there was more to the migrant deal with Mexico announced over the weekend, even after Mexican officials unveiled new details of the agreement, and waved around a document that he said proved his point....
2019-06-11, 22:13

Record heat waves might have made July the hottest month ever recorded There has never been a hotter month recorded on Earth than this July, with meteorologists warning that temperatures could even exceed the record set in July 2016....
2019-08-02, 18:00

Heat waves forces Saratoga to cancel weekend horse racing They’re too hot to trot. The New York Racing Association announced Thursday it was canceling all heats scheduled at the Saratoga Race Course for Saturday — citing boiling temperatures forecast for the weekend. It’s the first time in 13 years horse racing has been canceled at Spa City’s prized ...
2019-07-19, 02:00

Storied seafood seller M. Slavin & Sons sinks beneath waves M. Slavin & Sons — a century-old fishmonger that was long one of New York’s most dominant and sharp-elbowed — is finally going belly-up. The family-run dynasty — whose business got hit hard in 2005 when a federal crackdown on Mafia-controlled unions at the Fulton Fish Market forced it and others to ...
2019-06-21, 08:13

How gambling giant SportPesa made waves in Africa – and Premier League Everton’s sponsors are hailed by the club for supporting community schemes, but there are concerns about how the Kenyan-Bulgarian firm profits from an online gambling crazeBarely heard of in Britain until it launched a spree of Premier League club sponsorships in 2016, the online gambling platform S...
2019-07-18, 20:39

Mystery radio waves from space tracked to a surprising home galaxy For the second time, astronomers have tracked a strange blast of radio waves from space to its host galaxy – and it is strangely different from the first one...
2019-06-27, 22:26

Square Feet: Cuba’s New Luxury Hotels Look to Lure Waves of U.S. Tourists As Cuba’s relationship with the United States grows warmer, redevelopment is heating up, too. But obstacles lie between the pent-up demand and the potential payoff....
2019-05-21, 16:26

A transgender activist made waves when she spoke at the DNC. Now she’s running for state Senate. If Sarah McBride wins the 2020 race to replace Delaware Sen. Harris McDowell, who is retiring at the end of his term, McBride will be the state’s first elected transgender senator....
2019-07-10, 01:39

Greenpeace ship sets sail to highlight risk of mining below the waves A Greenpeace ship sets sail on Thursday to study an ecosystem beneath the Atlantic Ocean thought to hold clues to the origins of life to press its case for a ban on deep sea mining, as talks in Jamaica seek to agree rules on deep sea mineral exploitation....
2019-07-03, 13:52

Titan’s seas may be coated in organic goop that stops waves forming Saturn’s moon Titan has liquid methane seas that are remarkably calm, which may be because a layer of organic “snow” fallen from the atmosphere kills any waves...
2019-05-21, 15:01

Here's What Happens When a 891-HP Hillclimb Car Goes Drag Racing You don’t see the enormous wings of a high-dollar hillclimb car anywhere outside of, well, a hill climb, too often. But this Audi Quattro S1 E2 built for Pikes Peak would look glorious on any track....
2019-06-11, 15:52

Olympics: Mixed weather and waves at Tokyo 2020 surfing test event Surfing's unpredictability is part of its charm and Tokyo 2020 organizers got a taste this week of what might face them next year when the sport makes its Olympics debut....
2019-07-18, 10:13

Surfers test waves ahead of sport's Olympic debut at Tokyo As one of the new sports added to the program for 2020 Tokyo Olympics, surfing is arguably the most glamorous and is sure to bring a new dimension as the IOC seeks a younger audience       ...
2019-07-21, 17:13

UPDATE 3-Trump insists there's more to Mexico migrant deal, waves document as proof U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday insisted there was more to the migrant deal with Mexico announced over the weekend, even after Mexican officials unveiled new details of the agreement, and waved around a document that he said proved his point....
2019-06-11, 23:13

Trump Waves Around Piece of Paper as Proof of Super-Secret Agreement With Mexico President Donald Trump continued to insist on Tuesday that his administration had signed a super-secret agreement with Mexico, going so far as to wave around a folded up piece of paper as proof that the deal definitely exists....
2019-06-11, 22:26

Arrest of La Luz del Mundo church leader sends shock waves through California congregation Naasón Joaquín García, of La Luz del Mundo church, was arrested Tuesday on 26 felony counts, including child rape, trafficking and child pornography.        ...
2019-06-06, 22:26

Waves of cooler, less-humid air to bring hint of autumn to Upper Midwest, Northeast Much of the area from the Great Lakes to New England and mid-Atlantic can expect a break from August heat and humidity late this week and this weekend....
2019-08-08, 13:00

A New Hearing Aid Promises to Tune Out Distracting Voices By Reading the Wearer's Brain Waves You don’t notice it happening, but in a crowded, noisy room, your brain has the remarkable ability to effectively tune out all but the people you’re talking to. Trying to replicate this behavior in gadgets like hearing aids has proven to be very difficult, but researchers might have finally found a ...
2019-05-30, 23:39

Scientists Predict Climate Change Will Make Dangerous Heat Waves Far More Common People all across the U.S. have been sweating through heat waves this summer, and new research suggests they should get used to it. Over the next century, climate change will likely make extreme heat conditions—and their concordant health risks—much more frequent in nearly every part of ...
2019-07-17, 00:13

Drag-and-drop data analytics In the Iron Man movies, Tony Stark uses a holographic computer to project 3-D data into thin air, manipulate them with his hands, and find fixes to his superhero troubles. In the same vein, researchers from MIT and Brown University have now developed a system for interactive data analytics that runs...
2019-06-27, 23:13

Who Should Win RuPaul's Drag Race Season 11? In just one week, the final four queens of RuPaul's Drag Race season 11 will face off, and one will become America's Next Drag Superstar. It's been a season of highs, like......
2019-05-24, 05:13

This Is the Drag Race For Absolute Audi R8 Superiority It may not exactly be a surprise that the newest Audi R8 V10 Performance is the quickest of the bunch, but you may be taken aback by just how much progress has been made. Since the Audi R8 made its debut in 2006, it’s become a much more focused machine. It’s tossed aside the sedan-sourced V8 for a ...
2019-06-15, 23:26

Before Pose, before Drag Race, and even before Stonewall, there was The Queen In the season two premiere of FX’s Pose, Elektra Abundance (Dominique Jackson) gives her chosen family the briefest of history lessons when she explains that the ballroom scene was born when “Crystal LaBeija lost one too many titles to white girls.” The inaugural House of LaBeija Ball, the spark tha...
2019-06-27, 20:00

U.S.-Mexico talks drag over 'third country' push Talks between Mexico and the United States to stave off tariffs dragged on Friday as negotiators battled over a U.S. demand that Mexico accepts more Central American migrants under a concept know as "safe third country," two Mexican sources said....
2019-06-08, 00:52

Drag queen headlines BBQ at new Brooklyn building Douglas Elliman brokers Fredrik Eklund, John Gomes and Alex Maroni hosted a barbecue at 5 River Park in Cobble Hill to celebrate World Pride. The event featured bites by Izzy’s Smokehouse, ice ceram from Ample Hills and a performance by drag queen Jasmine Rice. Kleier Residential is handling rentals...
2019-07-04, 05:39

From hip-hop theatre to bearded drag, cabaret is open to everyone Profoundly inclusive and spectacularly eclectic, cabaret is what ‘theatre could have been if it hadn’t started building walls’ “Growing up, I never saw anyone who looked like me in the arts industry,” says musician and cabaret performer Sophie Koh.Koh is a New Zealand-born, Australia-based singer-so...
2019-06-05, 22:52

This 4-step hair-care system addressed a problem I never knew I had — now I have defined curls instead of frizzy waves Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Aquis Facebook I love my hair's natu...
2019-05-23, 23:26

Relentless Rains A Drag On Local Garden Centers LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — June is usually an ideal month for planting, but the owner of a local garden center says that the consistent rain in the last week has not been good for business. “It has been difficult. The rain chases off the retail customer. They don’t want to be out in...
2019-06-19, 23:52

I've Got An Idea For A New Kind Of Truck-Friendly Drag Racing You know what we have a lot of in America? Pickup trucks. You know what else we have a lot of? Drag strips. Most general-use pickup trucks, though, only get to drag strips in a worker’s capacity, towing drag cars or ferrying spectators. But why shouldn’t the hardworking trucks get to have some fun? ...
2019-08-10, 02:26

CANADA STOCKS-Weak oil prices drag down TSX futures Futures for Canada's main stock index were lower on Wednesday as oil prices fell on concerns that an ongoing stand-off between the United States and China could hurt crude demand....
2019-05-29, 15:00

With "Say Yes," Ruth's romantic life finally isn't the only drag on GLOW Alright, so here’s the thing: GLOW is a strange fucking show, where the romantic leading male is Marc Maron (no, not Chris Lowell), and the main love triangle, as a result, is Alison Brie being forced to choose between him and… some guy named Russell (Victor Quinaz), who’s nice enough or whatever. I...
2019-08-11, 15:52

Manfred: Baseballs not juiced, but decreased drag puzzling Faced with a record onslaught of home runs and pitchers convinced baseballs are juiced, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred says the sport has been unable to find any changes in the manufacturing process       ...
2019-07-10, 02:26

Owen Pierson Takes the Stage in Drag for the First Time on Relatively Nat & Liv Is Owen Pierson a thief? Asking since he just stole the spotlight. "It's really nerve-wracking 'cause I'm about to go out on stage and my dad's gonna see me," said......
2019-07-01, 06:52

Here's who RuPaul's Drag Race season 11 queens want to see go after the next crown Drag Race season 11 has come to a close, with Yvie Oddly handily walking away with the crown. With casting for the next season presumably just around the corner, we asked this season’s queens who should be in the competition next year....
2019-06-01, 07:52

RuPaul's Drag Race Season 11 Crowns a Winner It was always going to come down to this. The season 11 finale of RuPaul's Drag Race went just about exactly as we expected it to, which is also just about exactly how it should have......
2019-05-31, 06:26

The Perfection is a shamelessly trashy B-movie in elevated horror drag If Netflix is the new video store, then The Perfection is the new direct-to-video thriller. A lurid little movie that tracks horror mud onto the wall-to-wall carpeting of ’90s erotic thrillers through the sheer force of its creative sadism, it would play extremely well on the bottom half of a bill h...
2019-05-23, 23:26

The Upper East Side’s once-humble main drag gets upscale Just five months before the Q train extension opened, Orah Massarsky and her husband Alan moved to East 86th Street. “It was a disaster,” says Massarsky. “All the construction and noise — Second Avenue was not a place humans could be.” But the fact that the new subway line was coming to their corner...
2019-06-06, 04:00

Queer Eye's Antoni opens up in the drag makeover chair with Miz Cracker The Them YouTube channel is kicking off Pride Month with an impressive makeover: Antoni Porowski, food expert on the popular Netflix series Queer Eye. Porowski, who says he hasn’t dressed up like a girl since 5th-grade Halloween (except for his Britney Spears take on Lip Sync Battle), is ready to go...
2019-06-05, 21:13

Uncertainty looms as Hong Kong protests drag into a new week About 2,000 protesters gathered outside the Hong Kong legislature on Monday, demanding to speak directly to the city's top official Carrie Lam, as protests entered a second straight week....
2019-06-17, 13:13

How Will Owen Pierson's Dad React When He Finds Out About His Son's Upcoming Drag Performance? Making your drag debut is no easy feat. Sometimes telling your dad about it is even harder. But Owen Pierson's siblings sound optimistic in this clip from Sunday's new Relatively......
2019-06-28, 20:00

Trump's China tariffs drag business profitability to pre-tax cut levels The likelihood of corporate profit margins tumbling from a 2018 record to pre-tax cut levels or lower increased after President Trump brushed off the possibility of a quick trade agreement with China to end pricey tariffs on the country's imports....
2019-05-28, 23:26

Nasdaq confirms correction as Facebook, Alphabet, Amazon drag The Nasdaq tumbled 1.6% on Monday, confirming a correction as it was dragged down by Alphabet, Facebook and Amazon.com on fears the companies are the targets of U.S. government antitrust regulators....
2019-06-04, 01:00

'Then I saw RuPaul's Drag Race': coming out as X-gender in Tokyo – a manga As a young manga artist, M A Joy felt they did not fit in – but learning to identify as neither male nor female opened up both their art and the cityI am a manga artist, M A Joy. I draw manga and illustrations; I also like to make things. During my childhood I lived in Fukagawa, a downtown area of T...
2019-06-14, 16:52

Japan curbs could drag on, hurt global economy: Moon Japan's export curbs on key materials used by South Korean tech companies could drag on despite diplomatic efforts to end the dispute, South Korea's president said on Wednesday, pledging to help firms to reduce their reliance on Japanese suppliers....
2019-07-10, 12:00

UK lawmakers threaten to drag Queen Elizabeth into Brexit chaos Senior members of the United Kingdom's ruling Conservative party are so concerned about the country leaving the European Union without a deal that they are planning to go over the new Prime Minister's head and appeal directly to the Queen....
2019-07-19, 20:26

Which judges do the Drag Race queens think they could beat in a lip sync battle? In honor of the season finale of Drag Race, which airs next Thursday, we caught up with the queens of season 11 to find out who from the judging panel they think they could beat in a lip sync battle....
2019-05-24, 23:26

MTV to drag Punk'd and Singled Out back from the actual pits of hell Some things are just better left in the past, like wooden roller skates, jelly sandals (I don’t care what you say, Urban Outfitters—absolutely not), John Travolta’s career, and MTV shows like Singled Out and Punk’d. But because of you meddling kids and your pesky nostalgia, TVLine reveals that we’re...
2019-06-05, 04:52

Here are some words of inspiration, courtesy of the queens of RuPaul's Drag Race If you woke up today feeling shitty about yourself, let the queens of RuPaul’s Drag Race’s eleventh season lift your spirits up with some words of inspiration....
2019-05-23, 23:26

Queer Eye's Antoni Is Speechless After One Epic Drag Queen Makeover Oh, how the tables have turned! Roles are being reversed on Them's YouTube series "Drag Me," with Antoni Porowski taking a seat in the makeup chair. The chef is known for......
2019-06-05, 01:26

Prince Louis wins hearts as he waves to crowds during Trooping the Colour flypast to mark Queen's birthday Prince Louis won hearts across the nation as he waved excitedly from the balcony of Buckingham Palace during a flypast to mark the Queen's official birthday....
2019-06-09, 07:13

Fox deal to drag on earnings, but Disney says the future payoff will be worth the pain Disney said Tuesday it expects the acquisition will lower its fourth-quarter profit, before purchase accounting, by about 45 cents per share. However, the company remains optimistic about its purchase of the entertainment giant....
2019-08-07, 01:26

Germany: Heidi Klum drag queen show sparks backlash Following the success of "RuPaul's Drag Race" in the US, Germany is poised to get its own drag queen competition show. But fans are unimpressed with the choice of host Heidi Klum, with thousands calling for her removal....
2019-07-01, 20:39

Trade, earnings worry drag on stocks; U.S. Treasury yields fall A gauge of global equities retreated for a second straight session and U.S. Treasury yields fell as simmering trade concerns gained steam and the pace of the U.S. corporate earnings season picked up....
2019-07-18, 01:26

Richard E. Grant to mentor a young drag queen in Fox's Everybody’s Talking About Jamie He didn’t win the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for Can You Ever Forgive Me?, but he did get to meet Barbra Streisand, so it’s safe to say the Richard E. Grant renaissance continues apace. Grant appeared in Vanity Fair’s series of first-look photos from Star Wars: Episode IX—The Rise Of Skywalker in c...
2019-06-15, 01:00

With 37 Covers, New York Magazine Celebrates the Timeless, Transformative World of Drag If you weren’t already aware, here’s some tea worth spilling: Pop culture owes a great debt to drag culture. From our slang to the now-ubiquitous “full-face beat” of beauty influencer culture, drag queens have long been trailblazers in a realm few are brave enough to don six-inch heels and tread....
2019-06-13, 21:13

Google's Area 120 made a free, drag-and-drop 3D game builder Google's in-house incubator, Area 120, has produced things like an app that teaches coding and tools to boost literacy. Now it wants to help gamers create their own 3D games, no experience necessary. Today, it launched Game Builder, a free platform t......
2019-06-13, 21:26

A winner on the drag strip, Courtney Force is loving the 4-mile life Courtney Force won 12 Funny Car races before stepping away as a driver. Now she's discovering a whole bunch of different racetracks on the IndyCar circuit.        ...
2019-06-22, 23:52

Nikkei flat; Yaskawa's weak earnings drag on machinery stocks Japan's Nikkei was flat on Friday morning with investors shifting their focus to corporate earning as weak profits from some firms such as Yaskawa Electric dragged on machinery stocks....
2019-07-12, 05:13

Sri Lankan state minister says Easter Sunday bombings will likely drag down growth Eran Wickramaratne, Sri Lanka's state minister of finance, said 2019 growth "would be around 3%" because of the deadly bombings on Easter Sunday....
2019-05-21, 15:00

Man caught fly-tipping fridge in ravine fined and made to drag it back Footage shows the man tipping the fridge down ravine in Valle de AlmanzoraA man who was caught on film fly-tipping a fridge down a ravine in southern Spain has been fined and forced to drag it back up after being identified by police.The video went viral after the man, who works for a company that r...
2019-08-06, 21:00

Global Central Bank Shift Eases Drag on Chinese Currency Shifts toward easier monetary policy by central banks in the U.S. and Europe have reduced some of the downward pressure building on China’s currency....
2019-06-22, 19:26

Italian Banks, Long a Drag on Europe, Are Making Good on Bad Loans Italian banks have made a big leap forward in tackling a crucial problem that has dogged them for years and threatened the stability of the whole eurozone: bad loans....
2019-08-09, 23:00

Oil prices climb after Saudi oilfield attack, but recession worries drag Crude oil prices rose on Monday following a weekend attack on a Saudi oil facility by Yemeni separatists and as traders looked for any signs that Sino-U.S. trade tensions could ease....
2019-08-19, 10:52

A Vintage Toyota Corolla SR-5 Drag Car Isn't the Weirdest Thing You'll Find in Brooklyn Today it’s not hard to think of Japanese auto companies being periodic specialists in high-revving, fun, little cars. But back in the ‘70s that was still something of a new concept. We went looking for a bit of that history in Williamsburg, and found a lot more, too....
2019-06-18, 21:39

Departures at South African state firms could drag out Ramaphosa's reforms President Cyril Ramaphosa's mission to fix two of South Africa's most troubled state companies, power firm Eskom and South African Airways (SAA), could take longer than planned after their chief executives quit within a week of each other....
2019-06-04, 10:39

9-year-old killed, 2nd child hurt in Texas drag racing crash DALLAS (AP) — Dallas police say a 9-year-old girl was killed and another child was seriously injured after the car they were riding in was hit by a vehicle that had been drag racing. Police say three cars were racing on a Dallas street Friday night when one of the vehicles hit a Chevrolet Impala wit...
2019-05-25, 22:52

Louisville Drag Queen Front And Center In New Taylor Swift Video LOUISVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Louisville performer made an appearance in Taylor Swift’s newest music video. Jade Jolie, dressed as Taylor Swift, was front and center in Swift’s new pro-LGBTQ video “You Need To Calm Down.” Jolie shared several photos from the video shoot ...
2019-06-18, 16:26

Protest seeks to stop US libraries supporting Drag Queen Story Hour Nearly 100,000 Christians have signed a petition to end backing for the events that present kids with ‘unabashedly queer role models’Nearly 100,000 Christians have signed a petition to the American Library Association protesting against its support of “Drag Queen Story Hour”, but the ALA has said it...
2019-08-07, 16:13

Sensex, Nifty Fall Over 1% As Auto Stocks Drag Markets Lower: 10 Points Domestic stock markets started Monday's session on a lower note, extending their losses to a second straight day, amid weakness in global peers. The S&P BSE Sensex index fell as much as 435.23 points......
2019-07-08, 18:26

Spanish police order man who threw fridge off cliff to drag it back up – video A man who joked about recycling as he tipped a fridge over a cliff was made to haul it back up by Spanish authorities, who then shared footage of his labour on social media. He was fined €45,000 (£41,000) and ordered to collect the fridge and dispose of it correctly, AUGC Guardia Civil tweeted Conti...
2019-08-06, 21:00

RuPaul’s Drag Race closes a mixed season with a solid, satisfying finale After starting strong, with an engaging group of queens and lots of potential in the air, season 11 of RuPaul’s Drag Race petered out in its closing episodes. To make up for its underwhelming late-season lip-syncs and controversial eliminations, the season needed to deliver with the finale. While th...
2019-05-31, 14:13

‘Drag This Out as Long as Possible’: Former Official Faces Rare Criminal Charges Under Open-Records Law Public officials who fail to comply with document requests covered by “sunshine” laws are hardly ever prosecuted. Misdemeanor charges against an aide to a previous mayor of Atlanta are a first in Georgia....
2019-07-08, 11:52

The surest sign RuPaul’s Drag Race has hit the mainstream: A McDonald’s commercial [Updated] Update, May 31, 2019: I could tell from the response on Twitter that I wasn’t alone in my reaction to this commercial, but to be sure, I reached out to some bona fide authorities. Tom Fitzgerald and Lorenzo Marquez, the minds behind the terrific TomAndLorenzo.com, are also the authors of the forthco...
2019-06-01, 07:52

Sensex, Nifty Erase Gains Ahead Of Derivatives Expiry; PSU Banks Drag The NSE Nifty benchmark index moved in a range of 104.6 points, between 11,361.40 and 11,256.80 at the strongest and weakest levels respectively in the day....
2019-07-25, 09:39

‘Drag Race’ star Trinity K. Bonet talks working with Taylor Swift Cardi B's doppelgänger spoke with Page Six Style about how she was cast, the surprisingly "comfortable, casual" vibe on set and why she's not surprise everyone's obsessed with drag these days....
2019-06-20, 17:26

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls on trade fears, technology the biggest drag U.S. stocks tumbled on Thursday as investors dumped shares in most sectors with technology financials and energy leading the declines due to fears the escalating U.S.-China trade war would stymie global economic growth....
2019-05-24, 01:01

'We gotta keep fighting and yelling': New York drag queens on the legacy of Stonewall – video On 28 June 1969, a police raid at the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in Manhattan's Greenwich Village, sparked a rebellion against discrimination – and proved the catalyst for the modern LGBTQ rights movement. Performers Lady Bunny, Peppermint and Sasha Velour discuss what the Stonewall uprising means to ...
2019-06-20, 18:00

Men in Black and Shaft Drag Weekend Box Office Down 50% From Last Year as Franchise Fatigue Sets in (LOS ANGELES) — Brand familiarity isn’t everything when it comes to attracting audiences to the multiplex, and Hollywood is learning that lesson the hard way this summer with a slew of underperforming sequels and reboots. That so-called franchise fatigue came to a head this weekend with ...
2019-06-16, 21:52

Nikkei edges up as Fast Retailing jumps; Yaskawa's earnings drag on machinery stocks Japan's Nikkei edged higher in choppy trade on Friday, helped by index heavyweight Fast Retailing, but weak profits from some firms such as Yaskawa Electric dragged on machinery stocks....
2019-07-12, 10:39

A muted, repetitive reunion continues RuPaul’s Drag Race's late-season slump The reunion episodes of RuPaul’s Drag Race have a tendency to be a bit of a mixed bag. Some have prompted memorable, emotional moments, but they frequently act as filler, a season highlight clip show to promote the finale. They can be an opportunity for particularly divisive or controversial queens ...
2019-05-24, 08:39

This drag-race ready Honda T4 Concept motorcycle of 2001 is powered by a Goldwing’s flat six. This drag-race ready Honda T4 Concept motorcycle of 2001 is powered by a Goldwing’s flat six. When you drop all of the stuff that makes a Goldwing comfortable, that power can be converted into prodigious speed. I’d love to give this wild machine a rip, if only for a few minutes. And I wish wild conc...
2019-06-29, 05:52

Women Rappers Drag Jermaine Dupri By His Nose Hairs After He Alleges They All Sound 'Like Strippers' I have gone this far in 2019 without wondering even once what Jermaine Dupri thought about anything. Unfortunately, on Thursday, that streak came to an end when Dupri decided to share a wadded up Kleenex masquerading as a thought on his feelings about women rappers....
2019-07-13, 08:52

RuPaul's Drag Race Star Michelle Visage Advocates for Breast Implant Illness Awareness on Season Finale Michelle Visage said "sashay away" to her breast implants for an important reason. During the Season 11 finale of RuPaul's Drag Race, the 50-year-old media personality took a......
2019-05-31, 06:26

You Can't Predict the News. But You CAN Predict the Waves -- Watch By now, if you've been watching Elliott waves for a while, you know that when bullish news prevails, the waves usually say, "a top is near!" The opposite is true near bottoms. Crude oil gave us examples of both extremes recently. Watch....
2019-06-12, 22:39

Pride at the airport: Drag queen brunch comes to Newark International Airport United Airlines, The Trevor Project and OTG are hosting the first-ever drag queen brunch at Newark International Airport.        ...
2019-06-06, 18:52

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens slightly lower as energy stocks drag Canada's main stock index opened slightly lower on Thursday, dragged down by shares of energy stocks as oil prices eased and material stocks took a hit from a dip in gold prices....
2019-07-04, 16:13

Asia stocks fall to two-week low as hopes fade for big Fed rate cut, tech stocks drag Asian stocks fell to their lowest levels in two and a half weeks on Tuesday as hopes dwindled for a hefty interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve at the end of the month, while technology companies were pulled lower by Apple Inc's overnight slump....
2019-07-09, 06:39

CANADA STOCKS-TSX edges lower as oil, weed stocks drag Canada's main stock exchange edged lower on Thursday, failing to get a boost from a rally in global stock markets as a drop in oil prices hit energy stocks and weed stocks declined....
2019-07-04, 18:39

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower as energy stocks drag Canada's main stock index fell at the open on Tuesday, following two straight sessions of gains, as energy shares mirrored a drop in oil prices on persisting concerns over demand....
2019-08-20, 16:26

'Breaking' the heat index: US heat waves to skyrocket as globe warms, study suggests As the globe warms in the years ahead, days with extreme heat are forecast to skyrocket across hundreds of U.S. cities, a study suggests.        ...
2019-07-16, 11:39

'You can't do that': Video shows ICE officers smash window, drag man out of car in front of his family Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers were seen smashing a man's car window and dragging him to the ground in a now-viral video.        ...
2019-07-24, 08:13

Taylor Swift's lookalike drag queen is 'on cloud nine' after appearing in 'You Need to Calm Down' Louisville drag queen Jade Jolie (from "RuPaul's Drag Race") had a chance of a lifetime to be Taylor Swift in the "You Need to Calm Down" music video.        ...
2019-06-20, 19:39

Getting the oil out of water Oil and water are famously reluctant to mix fully together. But separating them completely — for example, when cleaning up an oil spill or purifying water contaminated through fracking — is a devilishly hard and inefficient process that frequently relies on membranes that tend to get clogged up, or ...
2019-06-10, 08:00

A new way to mix oil and water The reluctance of oil and water to mix together and stay that way is so well-known that it has become a cliché for describing any two things that do not go together well. Now, a new finding from researchers at MIT might turn that expression on its head, providing a way to get the two substances to m...
2019-06-21, 06:26

How to Never Leave Anything in a Hotel Room Again In 2018, Travelodge, a UK-based hotel chain, put together a list of the weirdest things travelers left behind in their rooms—which include three goldfish, an entire ice cream truck, and two Persian cats. Back in 2016, someone also left their Shetland pony named Pudding at a Travelodge hotel. (Thankf...
2019-07-01, 18:39

Buffon to leave PSG after one season "Paris St Germain goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon will leave the Ligue 1 champions when his contract expires at the end of this month, the French club announced on Wednesday."...
2019-06-05, 21:39

Is it possible to leave the Apple ecosystem? TechRepublic's Karen Roby asks ZDNet's Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani if it's feasible to happily leave the Apple ecosystem after being invested in their products....
2019-05-31, 23:26

The Best Time to Leave for a Party There’s a party, it’s tonight, and you want to go. But as with love, timing is everything—arriving at the wrong time, either too early or too late, can be ruinous for a good time. You want to be, and forgive me but this is the term we apparently landed on, “fashionably late.” So when do you leave? I...
2019-06-07, 23:52

Jony Ive to leave Apple Jony Ive, perhaps the most famous product designer in Apple history, has departed the company to form his own creative firm, called LoveFrom - and its first client will be...Apple.Ive started at Apple in 1992 and designed the iconic looks of the iMac, iPod, iPhone, iPad, MacBook, and portions of the...
2019-06-28, 09:26

Should I leave my job at Google or stick it out? I landed a job at Google and thought my career was made. I’m now a year in, and the glow of getting hired has diminished. Am I crazy for thinking of leaving, or should I stick it out longer and see if I can make it at what everyone perceives that it is — one......
2019-05-27, 00:26

What did Huawei do to land in such hot water with the US? Huawei has endured a tenuous relationship with the United States for a decade, reaching a boiling point last week when the Trump administration banned American corporations from doing business with the Chinese company....
2019-05-22, 03:00

What to know about gargling with salt water Salt water gargles are a cheap, easy, and natural alternative to medicated mouthwashes. Gargling with salt water can help clean the mouth and ease symptoms of sore throats, mouth sores, allergies, and dental procedures. Learn more about salt water gargles here....
2019-05-22, 06:01

These American cities will soon be under water The world’s ice has been melting and sea levels have been rising. Sooner or later thousands of coastal communities will become uninhabitable.        ...
2019-06-18, 22:39

What did Huawei actually do to land in such hot water with the US? Huawei has endured a tenuous relationship with the United States for a decade, reaching a boiling point last week when the Trump administration banned American corporations from doing business with the Chinese company....
2019-05-21, 22:00

There is water just under the surface of the moon that we could use When there’s a meteor shower on the moon, the impacts cause puffs of water, which means that it’ll be simple for us to get that water to use for exploration...
2019-05-21, 15:01

Scooters are being thrown into water for fun In Marseille, scooters are being thrown into the water by the dozen. An environmentally harmful practice that is causing headaches for authorities.       ...
2019-07-22, 18:13

Watch for High Water It’s been a wild week in weather thanks to a series of low-pressure systems working through the region. One is “cut-off” from the jet stream and will be slow-moving, meaning we have a few more days of rain ahead of us. The low in question originally started out as a weak wave of low pressure that f...
2019-06-08, 17:26

Sharpedo Can Shoot Water Out Of Its Ass At 75 MPH Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the creatures in it. So, Here’s Another Pokemon! It’s Sharpedo!...
2019-08-03, 18:13

Bolton wants Britain to leave EU: Telegraph The United States wants Britain to leave the European Union as it would strengthen the NATO military alliance and show respect for the result of 2016's referendum, U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton said in an interview published on Friday....
2019-05-31, 21:13

Instagram's Changes Could Leave Influencers Heartbroken Instagram influencers are akin to huge businesses, but Facebook’s moves to decrease social pressure and improve users’ happiness threaten to upend social-media celebrities’ business models and could boomerang to hurt Facebook itself....
2019-08-16, 15:13

UBiome Interim CEO to Leave Company John Rakow is leaving after two months as interim chief executive as the lab-testing startup shakes up its leadership for the second time since a federal investigation into its billing practices became public two months ago....
2019-07-01, 05:26

UK PM May says she will leave disappointed after Brexit failure British Prime Minister Theresa May said she will leave her job this month with a mixture of pride and disappointment after failing in her central pledge to lead the country out of the European Union and heal its divisions....
2019-07-12, 22:52

Trump: UK should be ready to leave EU without a deal LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump has waded into the most controversial issue in British politics by urging the U.K. government to leave the European Union without a deal if it can’t get better terms from EU leaders. Trump told the Sunday Times in an interview published Sunday that Britain ...
2019-06-02, 10:39

Moldova Has a New Government. The Old One Is Refusing to Leave. Two of Moldova’s largest parties formed a coalition to oust the third from power. Only one problem: Its officials have refused to vacate their offices....
2019-06-11, 06:13

Neymar can leave PSG if we get an offer - Leonardo "Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo says Neymar is free to leave the French champions but there have been no offers for him and only \"superficial\" talks with his former club Barcelona."...
2019-07-09, 12:13

Brexit: 'Best option' is to leave with a deal, says May Theresa May has said she will not comment on the views of those trying to succeed her, but "the best option for the UK is to leave the European Union with a deal."...
2019-05-28, 21:13

We will leave EU by Oct. 31, Johnson vows in pitch to be UK PM Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain's prime minister, promised he would take the United Kingdom out of the European Union by Oct. 31, saying that only by preparing to leave without an agreement could a no-deal Brexit be prevented....
2019-06-14, 18:13

The Handmaid’s Tale Could Be So Much Better. But First It Has to Leave Its Star Behind There is a common misperception that Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale ended its powerful, if saggy, first season on the very last page of Margaret Atwood’s novel: The secret police loads Offred (played in the TV series by Elisabeth Moss) into the back of a van. She doesn’t know whe...
2019-06-28, 01:26

5 things to leave behind when packing for college If you are going to college in the fall, there are a lot of things you need to pack up. But with limited dorm space, here’s what to leave at home.       ...
2019-07-25, 01:26

| Lealiifano to leave Brumbies for Japan Inspirational cancer survivor Christian Lealiifano will leave the Brumbies at the end of the season for Japan after an offer that was "too hard to turn down"....
2019-06-17, 09:39

UK must leave EU on Oct. 31 even without a deal: PM candidate McVey Britain must quit the European Union at the end of October even if that means leaving without a deal, Conservative lawmaker Esther McVey, one of the candidates to succeed Theresa May as prime minister, said on Sunday....
2019-05-26, 12:52

Unpacking hacks: What to take out of your bag when you arrive and what to leave in It turns out there's an art to unpacking. Travel experts separate the stuff you should unpack from the gear that should stay in your bag.       ...
2019-06-14, 20:39

Why Nintendo, Google and others might leave China Nintendo and Google are reportedly moving some manufacturing out of China, joining the many who have considered expanding their production networks in light of trade tensions. But China is unlikely to lose its dominance as a manufacturing hub....
2019-06-14, 19:26

Over 4,000 Pilgrims Leave Jammu For Amarnath The 20th batch comprising 4,158 pilgrims including 1137 women and 260 sadhus Sunday left Bhagwati Nagar base camp in Jammu to offer prayers at the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in......
2019-07-21, 11:13

Fed likely to leave rates alone but signal readiness to cut WASHINGTON (AP) — Jerome Powell has tantalized the financial world with the prospect that the Federal Reserve he leads may soon cut interest rates for the first time in over a decade. Probably not quite yet, though. When the Fed issues a policy statement Wednesday and Powell holds a news conference,...
2019-06-17, 18:26

There may be far more water on the Moon than previously thought When NASA and other space agencies from around the world eventually send humans back to the Moon in the coming decades they’ll likely be doing so with a goal of eventually establishing scientific settlements in the not-so-distant future. With that in mind, researchers are trying to figure out ...
2019-07-24, 04:52

‘It won’t be long’: why a Honduran community will soon be under water Rising sea levels are destroying coastal towns in Honduras – and shrimp farms which export to the UK and US are making it worseEric Pineda runs a modest beachfront restaurant which serves up plates of fresh fish and rice – and faces imminent destruction.A recent tidal surge razed the nightclub next ...
2019-07-31, 20:00

In battle for Libya's oil, water becomes a casualty While Libya's oil lies at the heart of three months of fighting over Tripoli and years of power struggles before that, water is becoming a far bigger concern for its people....
2019-07-02, 08:52

How to Choose the Right Water Bottle For Hiking Bringing the right amount of water with you on a hike is important, obviously. Unfortunately, water can be a pain in the ass to carry. It weighs a lot, and can feel onerous to get to if you don’t have the right system. Luckily, the outdoor industry has created a massive number of options for bringin...
2019-06-12, 02:26

Indian farmers are using the sun to water crops Hundreds of millions of people in India depend on farming for their livelihoods, but widespread droughts in recent years mean they often struggle to find enough water for their fields....
2019-07-04, 17:39

Temporary fix restores water to Ft. Lauderdale Water is flowing in Fort Lauderdale after a contractor broke a water main leaving tens of thousands of residents without the utility, Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis said....
2019-07-19, 06:39

Paralysis on America’s Rivers: There’s Too Much Water Fast currents and swollen channels have made many of the nation’s rivers unsafe for commercial traffic, spreading economic pain from a spring of severe flooding....
2019-06-10, 20:26

France wants to reduce water use as rivers dry up The French government wants to reduce water use by encouraging wastewater recycling and encouraging consumers to less water as the flow of rivers gradually slows due to climate change....
2019-07-01, 21:39

How Do You Film Water in Its Many Forms? Very, Very Carefully The documentarian Victor Kossakovsky, his crew and others found themselves in perilous spots as they sought out roiling seas, frozen lakes, icebergs and more....
2019-08-14, 23:00

Charity in hot water over Epstein connection Leon Black’s efforts to distance his family charity from convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein could draw scrutiny from regulators, experts say. Last week, reps for Black, the billionaire chairman of the Museum of Modern Art, said his charitable foundation had dropped Epstein as a director months befo...
2019-07-17, 10:26

Phoenix Zoo beats the heat with water and ice As the temperature hit 115 degrees Tuesday in the Phoenix area, residents were doing what they could to deal with the hottest day of the year so far. At the Phoenix Zoo, animals were beating the heat with cooling sprays of water and ice treats. (July 16)        ...
2019-07-17, 04:00

Ft. Lauderdale could be without water service 24 hours A contractor broke a water line last night near Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, leaving residents and businesses without water service for up to 24 hours....
2019-07-18, 23:52

‘Aquarela’ Review: The Shapes of Water In this dazzling survey of man against water, mysteries and revelations are as integral to its impact as our certainty of the dangers faced by its makers....
2019-08-16, 16:52

Your Bottled Water Probably Has Plastic In It. Should You Worry? Plastic contamination is rampant in bottled water. That was the unsettling conclusion of a study published last year in Frontiers in Chemistry that analyzed samples taken from 259 bottled waters sold in several countries and found that 93% of them contained “microplastic” synthetic polym...
2019-05-29, 21:52

Bisphenol: what to know about the chemicals in water bottles and CDs Though its health effects are still debated, the EPA says it is concerned about bisphenol (such as BPA) because ‘it is a reproductive, developmental and systemic toxicant’Bisphenols are a group of chemicals used to manufacture plastics, epoxy resins and other products since the 1960s. Bisphenol-A (B...
2019-05-24, 09:00

From the archives: Does dowsing really help you find water? The ancient practice of water divining is still used across the world to locate water sources. Forty years ago, we wondered whether it might actually work...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Teens water-ski from Wisconsin to Michigan Most teens dream of doing something absolutely epic before going off to college. Madelyn Hendrikse and Braden Dirkse made that dream a reality by water-skiing across Lake Michigan....
2019-08-19, 19:00

Did Aretha Franklin Leave Her Will Under the Couch Cushion? Handwritten documents have surfaced that suggest the celebrated singer had given much thought to how she wanted her assets distributed after she died....
2019-05-22, 04:00

Looks like Christmas came early because Netflix just renewed I Think You Should Leave Doff a Stanzo brand fedora in the direction of Tim Robinson because Netflix just renewed his incredible sketch comedy show I Think You Should Leave for a second season. Now they just need a couple more dollars to get this thing really popping off. Maybe fly Jeff Chris down from Indiana?...
2019-06-20, 06:52

Pogba determined to leave Man United, says Raiola "Manchester United\u0027s Paul Pogba is ready to leave the Premier League side in the summer with a transfer \"in the process\", the French midfielder\u0027s agent Mino Raiola told the Times newspaper."...
2019-07-05, 19:52

Does Verstappen need to leave Red Bull to secure a title? After a thrilling Austrian Grand Prix, we assembled our panel of F1 journalists to discuss the main talking points from a weekend that saw Mercedes falter and a fanstastic battle between Red Bull and Ferrari unfold....
2019-07-04, 00:26

UK PM contender Javid says would back leave in any second EU referendum Interior minister Sajid Javid, a contender to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Monday he would vote to leave the European Union if Britain held a second referendum because it was time to end the never-ending debate....
2019-06-17, 15:39

Football transfer rumours: Neymar to leave PSG? Today’s fluff despises that throwaway feeling Paul Pogba’s casual admission that “it could be a good time to have a new challenge somewhere else” gets every English newspaper excited, though the Mirror says that Manchester United will adopt a “hardline stance”, insisting “the World Cup winner cannot...
2019-06-17, 12:26

All the new iPad gestures you need to learn to leave your laptop behind For a few years now, Apple has been insisting that the iPad is a better choice than a traditional laptop, and that might be true for some users. The iPad Pro, as well as the various features that Apple built for the tablet to take advantage of the extra screen real estate, make it a great tool for w...
2019-06-05, 23:00

Only one in 20 fathers take primary parental leave in Australia Mothers take 95% of the primary carers leave and the birth of a child has little impact on fathers’ employment, report saysMothers take 95% of the primary carers leave in Australia, and a lack of legislated shared parental leave, traditional gender roles and the gender pay gap are all working to pre...
2019-05-27, 22:52

Bringing Up Baby: Paternity Leave Is Not Fit For Purpose "Without adequately-funded, universally applied, widely-understood and socially encouraged parental leave, we’re all losers: fathers, mothers and, of course, children"...
2019-07-14, 12:13

Will whole-body cryotherapy cure me or leave me cold? Plunging your body into sub-zero temperatures is claimed to help treat everything from eczema to anxiety – if you can get over the priceI have been feeling the heat recently. That claustrophobic quality a summer can have, when the windows are open, yet there’s no escape. Desperate for a means of coo...
2019-07-23, 16:52

Don't leave rural workers out of the employment renaissance With its proposed food stamp work requirement rule, USDA has an opportunity to crack down on fraud and abuse while moving millions from welfare to work — but to fully leverage this opportunity, it needs to amend the proposed rule to make sure government treats rural areas fairly....
2019-07-13, 10:26

Tom Watson on Brexit: ‘Me leave Labour? It’s leaving me’ Deputy leader calls for party to back a second referendum and remaining in the EU Labour’s deputy leader, Tom Watson, has said he believes his party would be “leaving me” if it cannot fully endorse a second referendum, hours after giving a speech in which he said it should be the party of remain.Wat...
2019-06-18, 04:00

Paper Round: Rashford could leave United for nothing "Manchester United could lose Marcus Rashford, Juventus want Mauricio Pochettino, Barcelona will sign Antoine Griezmann and Adam Lallana is up for sale."...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Why Students for Life is backing paid leave Advocates for the anti-abortion organization Students for Life of America met with lawmakers this week to make the case for Republicans backing paid leave as part of their goal to eliminate abortions....
2019-05-24, 19:52

An IPO could make these workers wealthy – or leave them holding nothing Not all start-ups grow up to be Facebook. For the lucky few that do, their employees might have access to a small fortune: stock options. Here's what you should know....
2019-06-08, 17:00

No rest for the workers: how the US is out of step on paid leave A survey of the 21 wealthiest countries has found that the US is the only one not to guarantee paid vacation timeOf the 21 wealthiest countries, the US is the only one not to guarantee workers paid leave, according to a recent report by the Center for Economic and Policy Research which dubbed it “no...
2019-06-18, 18:39

Top executives leave Uber after internal shakeup NEW YORK (AP) — Uber is parting ways with two of its top executives less than a month after the company’s rocky initial public offering. CEO Dara Khosrowshahi told employees in an email Friday he plans to be more involved in day-to-day operations now that the IPO has passed. Khosrowshahi says ...
2019-06-08, 02:26

Clear shorts leave absolutely nothing to the imagination I see London, I see France, I can see your underpants. A limited-edition line of transparent beach shorts for men is for sale online through at least three retailers, including Amazon, that give lookie-loos an unobstructed view of everything underneath. Called the Berlin Transparent Waterproof Beach...
2019-08-10, 02:52

UK PM candidate Johnson: Britain must leave EU by Oct. 31 or pay the price Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain's prime minister, repeated his pledge on Tuesday that he would take the United Kingdom out of the European Union by Oct. 31, saying otherwise the government would face a catastrophic loss in trust....
2019-06-19, 03:26

Olo signs leave for entire 82nd floor at One WTC Olo, digital driver behind ordering and delivery for more than 250 restaurant brands, is taking a bite out of One World Trade Center. The tech firm just signed a lease for 36,099 square feet on the tower’s entire 82nd floor, where the asking rent was $82 per square foot. The tech firm will move from...
2019-06-18, 08:52

Trump's been hating on America. Is it time for him to leave? The president says if Democratic congresswomen criticize the US, they should go elsewhere. But mocking America is one of his own favorite pastimesAt a campaign rally in North Carolina last night, the president’s attacks against four progressive congresswomen of color culminated in his most overt att...
2019-07-19, 08:52

The children have invented a new way to use swings and will now leave Earth behind Most adults tell kids how much easier it is for them to be young now than it was “back in their day.” In 2019, with our environment terminally ill and fascist ideology on the rise across the globe, it’s hard to tell modern children that things sucked worse for grown-ups because there were dial-up mo...
2019-08-05, 18:39

Autistic Boy Was Forced to Leave a Church. He Got an Apology. When Paul Rimmer took his son to a service at King’s Chapel in Cambridge, England, an usher asked them to leave. Mr. Rimmer‘s letter to the dean went viral, with many parents sharing similar stories....
2019-06-19, 19:39

Red Sox place Price on paternity leave list The Boston Red Sox on Friday placed veteran left-handed starting pitcher David Price on the paternity leave list, announcing the move before their series opener against the Yankees in New York....
2019-08-03, 06:39

De Blasio whines about DNC debate rules that could leave him out Mayor Bill de Blasio whined Monday night that the Democratic National Committee’s rules for September’s presidential debates are so tough that it could make it all but impossible for pipe-dream campaigns like his to qualify. During an appearance on NY1, Hizzoner said he feels “very good” about his c...
2019-06-11, 12:26

Barca president: Neymar wants to leave PSG - but they don't want to sell him "Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has said his club are aware that Neymar wants to leave Paris St Germain to return to the La Liga champions but the French club are reluctant to sell the Brazilian forward."...
2019-07-05, 19:52

Dodgers’ Urías reinstated from administrative leave ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urías was reinstated Tuesday from administrative leave by Major League Baseball. Urías was placed on leave while MLB officials looked into his May 13 arrest for investigation of misdemeanor domestic battery. Police said Urías was taken in...
2019-05-21, 21:52

Tornadoes leave trail of destruction across Ohio A series of apparent tornadoes hit Dayton, Ohio and its surrounding communities Monday, leaving a trail of destruction but no reported deaths or serious injuries thus far. Francis Dutmers of Vandalia, Ohio says he and his wife 'were lucky'. (May 28)        ...
2019-05-28, 20:39

FIFA Quietly Considering Plan to Leave Switzerland World soccer’s governing body is weighing a move away from Zurich, its home since 1932, saying Swiss law has made it difficult to hire employees from outside Europe....
2019-08-01, 00:13

Meghan McCain to Klobuchar: Leave my dad out of your speeches Meghan McCain told Sen. Amy Klobuchar to leave her father, the late Sen. John McCain, “out of presidential politics” after the Democratic presidential candidate appeared to compare President Trump to authoritarian leaders. During a campaign stop in Iowa this weekend, Klobuchar (D-Minn.) shared an an...
2019-05-28, 17:26

Watchdog: IS 'resurging' as U.S. troops leave Syria Five months after losing the last of its territory in Syria and amid a withdrawal of U.S. troops, the Islamic State is "resurging," a Pentagon watchdog said....
2019-08-08, 01:26

| Clashes in four Brazil prisons leave 40 dead At least 40 inmates were killed in four jails in northern Brazil on Monday, authorities said, in the latest wave of violence to rock the country's severely overpopulated and dangerous prison system....
2019-05-28, 19:52

Regret can seriously damage your mental health – here's how to leave it behind The emotion can be all-consuming and destructive, as therapists see only too often. But learning from your mistakes has the power to improve the futureThere was once a banker in his 50s who had worked seven days a week for 25 years and become a very wealthy man. Then, at the apex of his career, he l...
2019-06-27, 18:52

Brexit's Biggest Booster Has a New, Old Mission: Leave the EU As Britain votes Thursday to elect lawmakers for the European Parliament, Nigel Farage’s newly created Brexit Party is well ahead in the polls. The party has no manifesto and only one aim: get the U.K. out of the EU, even if it means leaving without a divorce deal. ...
2019-05-22, 22:26

US immigration raids leave children without parents Nearly half of the 680 people detained in the largest US immigration raid in a decade have been released pending deportation trials. Teachers have described the devastation of children left home alone after the raids....
2019-08-09, 08:00

Marseille coach Garcia to leave at the end of the season MARSEILLE, France (AP) — Marseille coach Rudi Garcia will leave at the end of a disappointing season for the former European champions. Garcia told a press conference on Wednesday that club president Jacques Henri Eyraud has accepted his decision. Marseille, the only French club to win the Champions...
2019-05-22, 18:13

First Batch Of Pilgrims Leave For Amarnath From Jammu A first batch of Amarnath Yatris on Sunday left Jammu for the Kashmir Valley, to begin this year's annual Hindu pilgrimage to the Himalayan cave shrine....
2019-06-30, 06:39

NASA says now is a great time to leave Earth When you’re planning on taking a trip it pays to plan ahead, and one of the first things you should do is check the weather forecast. The same is true for space travelers, and with so many missions in the works, NASA is now gazing ahead to see what the space weather forecast is looking like fo...
2019-06-13, 09:39

When spiders leave the nest, they turn aggressive Spiders who exhibit sociability and tolerance when they're first born often become aggressive when they leave the nest and plot out on their own. Now, scientists are beginning to understand why....
2019-07-03, 03:00

Bristol R&D Chief to Leave After Celgene Acquisition Bristol-Myers Squibb’s research-and-development chief will leave the company later this year after the drugmaker completes its $74 billion acquisition of rival Celgene....
2019-06-05, 13:52

Reviewed editors never leave the house without these items Since we review products for a living, we at Reviewed are picky about our daily essentials. Here are some items our editors can't leave home without!        ...
2019-05-31, 00:52

Longtime Nebraska softball coach placed on leave Longtime coach of Nebraska softball team placed on administrative leave while school officials address concerns raised by or about players       ...
2019-07-10, 23:13

Pan Am sprints leave Lima crowd cold The athletics at the Pan Am Games failed to get off to a blazing start on Tuesday with even the presence of Olympic 100 meters champion Elaine Thompson unable to light up a dreary afternoon in Lima....
2019-08-07, 11:13

The Londoner: Spads in a spin as leave is cancelled ​In today's The Londoner: Spads in a spin as leave is cancelled | Grace Campbell calms down father Alistair | End of the line for St Pancras ash? | Euston chaos no problem as Beverley is alright on the night for the first night of the Bloomsbury Street Kitchen...
2019-08-09, 14:26

Dwight Howard trade could leave him looking for a new team Dwight Howard is on the move and could soon be without a team. The Wizards dealt the eight-time All-Star center to the Grizzles for CJ Miles on Friday night, according to ESPN. The deal saves Memphis $3.1 million in cap space as the team is expected to waive or trade Howard. Howard played just nine....
2019-07-06, 06:26

UK must leave EU on Oct. 31, PM Johnson says when asked about prospect of resigning Parliament should honor the 2016 Brexit referendum and leave the European Union on Oct. 31, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday when asked if he would resign if his government lost a vote of no-confidence....
2019-08-08, 20:39

For the Love of God Don't Leave Your Loose Change at the Airport I, considering myself to be a normal person, have left behind nary a penny at TSA checkpoints. Alas, it seems that many, many people who have flown through U.S. airports blithely left their loose change abandoned in plastic bins discarded at the end of the cold, metal conveyor belt rollers. Well, no...
2019-05-22, 05:52

The big picture: joy and nostalgia in a French water park Photographer Franck Bohbot evokes the freedom and friendships of summers past in his dreamlike series Forever YoungThe earliest family holidays Franck Bohbot remembers were in Alicante, in the south of Spain. The first thing he and his parents did was go to a big water park. “It was so much fun,” he...
2019-05-26, 14:52

Earth's water could have interstellar origin, study says Water is one of the major building blocks of life and Earth has an abundance of it, as 71 percent of its surface is covered by water, largely due to its expansive oceans. Now a new study theorizes that Earth's water may have been carried to our planet from ancient comets, millions of years ago....
2019-05-28, 18:01

Monkeys rip each other to pieces fighting over water during heatwave Fifteen monkeys killed each other while fighting over scarce water during a heatwave in India, where temperatures have reached 122 degrees. Their carcasses were found around a group of forest caves in Madhya Pradesh after a nearby river dried up, Indian news site NDTV reported. Autopsies carried out...
2019-06-10, 22:13

Samsung in hot water over splashy Australian phone ads Australia's consumer watchdog has sued Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's Australian unit for allegedly misleading consumers by promoting water-resistant Galaxy smartphones as suitable to use in swimming pools and the surf....
2019-07-04, 11:13

Outbreak of Legionnaire’s blamed on hot water system GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — An outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease at a newly opened hospital outside Columbus has been traced to its hot water system. The health department said at least 16 patients admitted to the 210-bed Mount Carmel Grove City hospital after its opening April 28 have been diagno...
2019-06-14, 00:00

This robotic farm uses 90% less water than traditional farming Iron Ox's robotic farm uses 90% less water than traditional farming. The plants are grown without soil in sensor-connected, hydroponic trays. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Following is the transcript of the video. This robotic farm uses 90% less water than traditional farmin...
2019-07-20, 11:52

Man Who Poured Water On Baidu CEO During Speech Arrested Chinese authorities have detained a man in connection with an investigation of an incident in which a man poured a bottle of water over Robin Li, chief executive of Chinese search giant Baidu Inc, at......
2019-07-04, 10:26

Source for water contamination in Norway not yet found COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norwegian authorities say they have not yet identified the source of water contamination in southern Norway that sent dozens of people to the hospital. Baard Espeli, deputy mayor of the municipality of Askoey, an island north of Bergen, says the E. coli bacteria that can c...
2019-06-11, 11:00

All 3 Navy Zumwalts now 'in the water' – how can a destroyer be stealthy? Eluding radar, quietly sailing into enemy territory and launching long-range precision attacks from less-detectable positions all begin to paint the picture of how a “stealthy” offensive surface destroyers could transform modern maritime warfare....
2019-05-28, 16:00

CEO gets water poured on his head at company event One of China's top tech billionaires faced an unusual interruption to his speech at a company event on Wednesday, when a man walked on stage and drenched him with water....
2019-07-03, 18:00

There may be more water on the moon than we thought, study finds The study, conducted by researchers from the University of California, determined that many of the shadowed craters on the moon are likely to hold millions of tons of ice, which could come in handy for future moon missions....
2019-07-24, 23:39

Capsized tourist boat to be lifted from water As hopes fade of rescuing those still missing from Wednesday's deadly sightseeing boat collision in Budapest, Hungary's Foreign Minister told reporters Friday that officials were preparing to lift the wreck out of the water....
2019-05-31, 19:26

NYPD cops get drenched by buckets of water Stunning videos posted online Monday show uniformed NYPD cops getting drenched with buckets of water by brazen young men in Harlem and Brooklyn, law enforcement sources told The Post. One clip even shows a soaked cop getting beaned in the back of the head with an empty, red plastic bucket while the ...
2019-07-23, 02:01

'We Can't Waste a Drop.' India Is Running Out of Water. Water crises are unfolding all across India, a product of population growth, modernization, climate change, mismanagement and the breakdown of traditional systems of distributing resources....
2019-08-19, 19:26

In hot water? Study says warming may reduce sea life by 17% WASHINGTON (AP) — A new study says the world’s oceans will likely lose about one-sixth of its fish and other marine life by the end of the century if climate change continues on its current path. A comprehensive computer-based study by an international team of marine biologists found that for ...
2019-06-11, 19:00

Will Pepsi’s canned water actually benefit the environment? Pepsi is betting that it can quench your thirst just as effectively via cans rather than bottles. But will the beverage giant’s gambit pay off for the environment? The company will begin packaging its Aquafina brand of water in aluminum cans for US food service outlets next year. PepsiCo will also t...
2019-07-03, 00:26

Norway officials trying to ID water contamination source Norwegian authorities say they have not yet identified the source of water contamination in southern Norway that sent dozens of people to the hospital....
2019-06-11, 15:39

Earth’s water came from a collision 4 billion years ago Water arrived on Earth at exactly the same time that the moon was created over 4 billion years ago, according to a new study. This phenomenon is thought to have happened when an “ancient planet” called Theia smashed into Earth. Planetologists at the University of Münster in Germany have ...
2019-05-23, 20:26

GOP lawmakers want water attacks against cops to be a felony A pair of GOP legislators ripped Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday over the recent burst of water attacks on cops as they proposed a law that would make such drenchings a felony. Assemblymen Mike LiPetri of Long Island and Michael Reilly of Staten Island announced their plan the same day the NYPD re...
2019-07-31, 23:52

Coach, Givenchy in hot water over China T-shirt row Chinese brand ambassadors of fashion labels from Coach to Givenchy have severed ties with the companies over products which they said violated China's sovereignty by identifying Hong Kong and Taiwan as countries....
2019-08-12, 11:00

Water on Mars is probably too cold and salty for life as we know it Even if there is water on Mars’s surface it may be too cold and salty for life as we know it to survive there – so there is no risk of contaminating Mars with Earth microbes...
2019-05-21, 15:01

Could fracking with carbon dioxide instead of water be greener? Using CO2 to fracture rocks for oil and gas is being touted as a more environmentally friendly approach to fracking, but it may not be greener overall...
2019-05-31, 07:13

Check out the bizarre way water boils in space They say “a watched pot never boils,” but you’re not going to want to miss seeing water boil in one big bubble in microgravity.        ...
2019-05-24, 18:26

They Grow the Nation’s Food, but They Can’t Drink the Water The soil in California’s farm country is fertile, but the water is bad. Half of all failing water systems in the state are in the San Joaquin Valley....
2019-05-21, 23:26

India's sixth-biggest city almost entirely out of water The floor of the Chembarambakkam reservoir is cracked open, dry and sun-baked. About 25 kilometers (15.5 miles) away, in Chennai, India's sixth largest city, millions of people are running out of water....
2019-06-20, 02:39

These Are Our Readers' Five Favorite Everyday Water Bottles Pour one out for the pretenders, because these are our readers’ five favorite everyday water bottles. Sip on what everyone had to say about the finalists below, then be sure to vote for your favorite before this Co-Op runs dry. ...
2019-05-31, 02:52

Why Drinking Water All Day Long Is Not the Best Way to Stay Hydrated Dehydration is a drag on human performance. It can cause fatigue and sap endurance among athletes, according to a 2018 study in the journal Frontiers in Physiology. Even mild dehydration can interfere with a person’s mood or ability to concentrate. Water is cheap and healthy. And drinking H20 ...
2019-08-09, 14:26

Global Stocks Tread Water After S&P Record European shares and U.S. stock futures fell slightly as geopolitical risks prompted a return to safer assets for some investors following a run of gains this week....
2019-06-21, 13:39

How One Rajasthan Village Still Has Water Even After A Long, Dry Summer The village of Laporiya, located 90 kilometres from Jaipur, has enough water even at the end of a long and dry summer. In fact, Laporiya's wells never run dry and fields have moisture, even in summer,......
2019-07-14, 19:13

Chevron spills 800,000 gallons of oil, water in California SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Officials began to clean up a massive oil spill Friday that dumped nearly 800,000 gallons of oil and water into a California canyon, making it larger — if less devastating — than the state’s last two major oil spills. The newly revealed spill has been flowing off and on since Ma...
2019-07-13, 07:13

These houses with water slides certainly make a splash This summer may be mild, but that shouldn’t stop you from getting wet and wild. Three on-the-market homes in the tri-state area include thrilling water slides for their new owners to ride. No, not those flimsy blue plastic ones: These over-the-top chutes offer twists, speed and tons of late-season f...
2019-08-16, 16:52

India heatwave triggers clashes over water With temperatures nearing record highs across India, residents of some areas started fighting over access to water. Madhya Pradesh authorities have deployed police to escort water tankers....
2019-06-08, 15:00

Cats and water don’t mix in this Catwoman #14 exclusive preview Whenever a costumed crusader comes to a new city, it causes trouble for the established criminal element. Selina Kyle’s presence in Villa Hermosa is especially tricky for these gangs because she operates on both sides of the law, making her an X-factor that poses all sorts of complications if she’s ...
2019-08-13, 05:39

Luxury bottled water is absurd – so why is it so popular? People pay top dollar for ‘premium’ brands indistinguishable in blind taste tests from tap water – is it about status, wellness or something more fundamental?Last year, judges at the 28th International Berkeley Springs Water Tasting competition deemed the best bottled water in the world to be an Aus...
2019-07-16, 08:52

Turning raw sewage into fresh water the organic way Beautiful, fragrant, alive may not be words immediately associated with sewage. That's where the Living Machine comes in. The waste water treatment system created in Scotland is now spreading around the world....
2019-05-21, 18:26

Asteroid Ryugu is so dry we may have to rethink how Earth got water The first results from Japan’s Hayabusa-2 mission show that the asteroid Ryugu is surprisingly dry, which may have implications for how life began on Earth...
2019-05-21, 15:01

Water on Mars Provides Hope for Human Habitation The first sample of dust and soil analysed by NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover in August 2012 was found to contain a substantial amount of water. This discovery provided new hope that a manned mission to Mars would be able to succeed. Scientists have confirmed that the soil sample contained about two per...
2019-06-18, 23:26

Couple’s Suit Over Parental Leave Is New Challenge to Big Law Firm Jones Day is accused of unlawfully dismissing a lawyer who questioned a gender disparity in its policies, and underpaying his wife when she worked there....
2019-08-15, 01:52

Bury players urge owner to leave, saying they have gone 12 weeks without pay • ‘Stop negatively impacting everyone’s livelihoods,’ say players• Owner Steve Dale took over club last DecemberThe financial crisis at Bury has been laid bare by a statement on behalf of the players, who won promotion to League One this season, that the club has not paid any of their wages since Fe...
2019-05-23, 17:13

Trump tells Democratic congresswomen of color to leave US The US president told Democratic congresswomen of color to go back to where they came from. Three of the women he targeted were born and raised in the United States....
2019-07-15, 17:26

Tornados leave trail of destruction across Ohio, Indiana At least half a dozen communities from eastern Indiana through central Ohio suffered damage, according to the National Weather Service,        ...
2019-05-28, 11:00

Pair of triple shootings in Brooklyn leave six injured Six people were injured – one critically – in two separate Brooklyn shootings just hours apart on Monday night, police said. Three men were struck in the first shooting at about 6:50 p.m. at a cookout outside NYCHA’s Pink Houses on Hemlock Street and Stanley Avenue in East New York, cops said. A 42-...
2019-05-28, 06:13

Monsoon rains leave more than 100 dead in India and Pakistan Torrential monsoon rains have left at least 110 people dead in India and Pakistan. The hardest hit area has been the state of Kerala in southern India where the death toll rose to 57 late Saturday, according to the Associated Press. Major landslides hit Kerala’s Wayanad and Malappuram distri...
2019-08-12, 06:00

Design Chief Jony Ive to Leave Apple After 30 Years Ive's departure marks the end of an era for the company after helping it make a major transformation from a cult computer business to a dominant device company....
2019-06-28, 04:39

Dodgers' Julio Urías reinstated from administrative leave Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urías has officially been reinstated from administrative leave by Major League Baseball following a May 13 arrest for investigation of misdemeanor domestic battery....
2019-05-22, 09:13

If You Aren't Happy In US, "Leave": Trump On Democratic Congresswomen President Donald Trump stepped up his attacks on four progressive Democratic congresswomen on Monday, saying if they're not happy in the United States "they can leave."...
2019-07-15, 21:26

ABC’s Charmless Grand Hotel Will Leave You Desperate to Check Out Daytime soap operas are a breed unto themselves. Benignly addictive, they compensate in volume for what they lack in originality and talent. But in order to survive in prime time, especially amid so much competition, a soap needs to be better than that: to land as twisty, tawdry fun rather than as a...
2019-06-14, 04:26

Italy allows 2 more migrants to leave German rescue ship Italian authorities have given permission for a sick man and his brother to disembark from Sea-Watch 3. The boat is still carrying some 40 migrants and has been sitting in international waters for more than two weeks....
2019-06-28, 15:52

Waitress Sent On Leave After She Allegedly Spits On Eric Trump A Chicago bar has placed one of its waitresses on leave after Eric Trump, the younger son of President Donald Trump, said the woman spit on him, the business said on Wednesday....
2019-06-27, 18:39

General Electric posts loss due to Boeing, CFO to leave General Electric raised its 2019 forecast on Wednesday, helped by improvement in its industrial businesses, even as its latest earnings dipped into the red after two profitable quarters, sending shares up 3 percent in premarket trading. GE swung back to a financial loss in the second quarter as the ...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Jony Ive to leave Apple and form his own design company In something of a bombshell revelation, Apple today disclosed via a press release that legendary designer Jony Ive is planning to leave the company later on in the year. Following that, Ive will open an independent design studio that will have Apple as one of its clients. “While he pursues per...
2019-06-28, 00:13

Corrections officer put on leave after truck drives into protesters Officials at a Rhode Island correctional facility where a pickup truck drove into protesters surrounding the facility have placed a correctional officer on administrative leave....
2019-08-16, 13:39

Sarah Sanders to leave White House at end of June White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, one of the president's closest and most trusted White House aides, will be leaving the administration at the end of the month, Trump announced Thursday. (June 13)        ...
2019-06-14, 00:26

Iran has no plans to leave OPEC despite tensions: oil minister Iran has no plans to leave the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries despite being treated like an enemy by some fellow members, Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said in an interview published on Saturday....
2019-06-08, 18:13

Grandparents leave man accused of trying to kidnap 6-year-old bloodied LEBANON, Ind. (WTHR) – A Lebanon man is in jail after police say he attempted to kidnap a girl from her grandparents’ apartment. Benjamin Dillon is accused of trying to abduct a 6-year-old girl from an apartment complex near downtown Lebanon. Benjamin Dillon/ Boone County Sheriffs Office...
2019-06-14, 04:00

Creepy Dolls Leave Missouri Cities On Edge Two Missouri cities are caught up in one bizarre riddle. Stuffed dolls keep popping up in random places in Crystal City and Festus, and nobody seems to know why. “It is a little creepy,” says Tamera Pruett. “Dolls are just creepy in general to me. I don’t like them,” says Log...
2019-08-16, 20:26

Clashes In Four Brazil Prisons Leave 42 Dead: Official At least 42 inmates were killed in clashes in four prisons in northern Brazil on Monday, authorities said, a day after violence in one of the jails left 15 people dead....
2019-05-28, 02:39

New UK nuclear funding model could leave taxpayers liable Ministers are expected to announce plans to bolster nuclear industry this weekThe government will set out plans to resuscitate the UK’s struggling nuclear ambitions with a new scheme which would leave taxpayers liable for rising costs or delays.The funding model, expected this week, could help bankr...
2019-07-15, 01:39

DfT “seriously considering” instant fines for drivers who leave engines idling News 16 May, 2019 Instant fines could be issued to drivers who leave engines idling, with the DfT set to meet council representatives to discuss policy...
2019-05-21, 18:52

In Conservative Michigan, Voters Want to Love Trump, Not Leave Him Voters in a part of the state that swung for Mr. Trump in 2016 have largely overlooked his recent attacks on four congresswomen, instead focusing their ire on Democrats....
2019-07-22, 11:13

Andrew Cashner might refuse to leave if Orioles trade him Andrew Cashner might be the only player in Major League Baseball who may refuse to leave the league’s worst team for a contender. Cashner, who could be a trade chip down the road for the Orioles, might choose to sit out instead of leaving Baltimore if he is traded, per The Athletic. “I w...
2019-05-24, 19:00

Chevron has been in Venezuela for nearly 100 years. It could finally be forced to leave Chevron's nearly century-long relationship with Venezuela might not survive the Maduro regime's fight with the United States. Not only is Venezuela's infrastructure crumbling, but the OPEC member's national oil company has been sanctioned by the Trump administration....
2019-06-19, 19:52

| WATCH: Leave EU by October 31 or pay the price: Boris Johnson Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson advanced on the prize of Britain's top political job in the second round of a contest to replace Prime Minister Theresa May. WATCH NOW....
2019-06-19, 11:13

Britain Must Leave EU By October 31 Or Pay The Price: Boris Johnson Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain's prime minister, repeated his pledge on Tuesday that he would take the United Kingdom out of the European Union by October 31, saying otherwise the......
2019-06-19, 06:13

Rutgers Hall of Famer Stringer returns from leave Hall of Fame coach C. Vivian Stringer, 71, is returning this season after taking an unspecified health-related leave from the Rutgers women's basketball program in February on advice from doctors....
2019-07-19, 17:26

UK must be ready to leave EU without a deal: leadership contender Raab Britain must be ready to leave the European Union without an exit deal on Oct. 31, former Brexit minister Dominic Raab said on Sunday, as he set out his pitch to succeed Theresa May as prime minister....
2019-05-26, 12:52

Deutsche Bank Senior U.S. Bankers Poised to Leave Two of Deutsche Bank’s top New York deal makers are poised to leave the embattled lender ahead of impending deep cuts to its Wall Street investment bank, according to people familiar with the matter....
2019-06-18, 19:39

Some in Tulsa urged to leave home because of flooding risks TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma officials are urging residents to prepare to evacuate some Tulsa neighborhoods that are near stressed, old levees along the Arkansas River. City officials said Saturday that people living west of downtown should consider leaving for higher ground, even though the levees ...
2019-05-25, 19:13

Explosions in Nepal’s capital leave 3 dead, 5 wounded KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Police say three people were killed and at least five others wounded in two different explosions in Nepal’s capital. Police official Shyam Lal Gyawali says authorities are investigating the two explosions, which occurred Sunday about an hour apart in two Kathmandu neigh...
2019-05-26, 15:39

Leave your DSLR at home: The Huawei P30 Pro is the only camera a traveller needs A few weeks ago, when my colleagues were busy listening to Mark Zuckerberg yanking about a ‘Privacy-first future’ of Facebook, I was exploring the streets of Europe, drinking fresh beer. The iPhone Xs, with my main SIM card, was one of the phones I was carrying for the trip. But, I had to decide wha...
2019-05-24, 14:13

Roma leave 2 Russian villages after fatal brawl MOSCOW (AP) — Russian officials say all the Roma families in two villages have left after a large brawl that left one person dead. Police said 28 people were detained in connection with the fight in the village of Chemodanovka, which is about 550 kilometers (330 miles) southeast of Moscow. The cause...
2019-06-18, 00:13

An American Married Into a Political Family in China and Now She Can't Leave A U.S. citizen related to the most senior Chinese politician jailed in Xi Jinping’s anticorruption campaign said authorities won’t let her leave the country, in a rare public airing of grievances by someone under an exit ban....
2019-07-02, 13:39

Italy allows 10 migrants to leave German Sea-Watch boat Italy has allowed 10 rescued migrants on the Sea-Watch 3 ship to leave the vessel. Two pregnant women and two sick men are among those who have been given permission to leave the boat....
2019-06-16, 06:26

Italy allows 10 migrants to leave German Sea-Watch ship Italy has allowed 10 rescued migrants on the Sea-Watch 3 to leave the vessel. Two pregnant women and two sick men are among those who have been given permission to disembark....
2019-06-16, 17:01

Honduran Soccer Riots Leave Three Dead, At Least 10 Injured The lead up to a Honduran soccer game turned violent as supporters from two rival clubs clashed both with one another and with police inside and outside of the National Stadium in Tegucigalpa. Reuters reports that three people were killed, and at least 10 were injured during the incident, including ...
2019-08-19, 11:13

Fins' Caldwell takes medical leave for '19 season Dolphins assistant head coach Jim Caldwell is expected to be away from the team for the 2019 season "due to some medical complications that require my full attention."...
2019-07-13, 19:26

Auburn Sportscaster And Wife Die In Car Accident, Leave Behind Two Kids AUBURN, Al. (TODAY) – Rod Bramblett, a radio broadcaster for Auburn University and his wife, Paula, died on Saturday after sustaining injuries in a car accident. Rod Bramblett was 53 and his wife was 52. Auburn Tigers @AuburnTigers The Auburn Family is devastated by the tra...
2019-05-27, 00:13

Dolphins assistant Caldwell to take leave for health issue Miami Dolphins assistant coach Jim Caldwell will take a leave of absence to address health issues that he says "require my full attention."       ...
2019-07-13, 18:39

Austria: All far-right ministers leave government after video scandal Austria's far-right Freedom Party (FPÖ) says its ministers will step down from the Cabinet. The move came as Chancellor Kurz proposed the ouster of FPÖ member Herbert Kickl as interior minister after a video scandal....
2019-05-21, 18:26

Hammond: No-deal Brexit a 'betrayal' of Leave vote Former chancellor Philip Hammond has hit out at "unelected people" around Boris Johnson as he called a no-deal Brexit a "betrayal" of the 2016 EU referendum result....
2019-08-14, 13:52

When elders leave hospital, falls are big reason they return (Reuters Health) - Preventing falls among elderly patients who've just left the hospital is an important part of keeping them safe, a large U.S. study shows....
2019-06-17, 23:39

"I Won't Leave..." Says Priyanka Gandhi, Spends Night In UP's Mirzapur Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, who was stopped on Friday when she was on her way to meet the families affected by Sonbhadra shootout, spent the night at a guest house in Mirzapur in Uttar......
2019-07-20, 05:13

In Push to Leave One Union, U.K.’s Boris Johnson Risks Another Amid rising tension over the risk of a “no deal” Brexit, Mr. Johnson made his first official visit as prime minister to Scotland. He was met in Edinburgh with jeers and boos....
2019-07-31, 19:13

First day of school means time to ‘leave the nest’ for kindergartens TUCSON – As many students are returning back to their classrooms for the new school year, kindergartens are ‘leaving the nest.’ For many parents, leaving their little ones can be difficult and emotional. RELATED: 20 things your kid should know before kindergarten Teachers at Estes Elementary S...
2019-08-05, 19:52

Ramos asked to leave Madrid for free - Perez "Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos asked to leave to join a team in China on a free transfer, club president Florentino Perez has said, adding that he turned down the defender\u0027s request."...
2019-05-28, 21:13

Arsenal leave out Ozil and Kolasinac due to 'further security incidents' "Arsenal\u0027s Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac, who escaped unhurt after an attempted carjacking last month, are not in the squad for their Premier League opener at Newcastle United due to \"further security incidents\"."...
2019-08-10, 10:13

Christian Eriksen says he is ready to leave Tottenham for new challenge Midfielder says any move ‘would have to be a step up’Real Madrid may have to pay £130m to buy him this summerChristian Eriksen has confirmed the worst kept secret at Tottenham: that he wants to take on a new challenge at another club this summer. The 27-year-old Denmark midfielder, who has been at S...
2019-06-05, 15:52

There's science behind why parents leave kids in hot cars As more and more children die in hot cars every summer, parents, politicians and experts are scrambling to find ways to prevent the tragedies.        ...
2019-08-03, 01:13

FHFA special advisor Bob Ryan to leave July 12 Bob Ryan, a special advisor to the head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, will depart from the agency, which oversees Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, as of July 12 after serving in that role since 2014, the FHFA said on Wednesday....
2019-07-03, 20:52

'Friends' to leave Netflix in 2020 for new HBO Max streaming service Reruns of the popular television sitcom "Friends" will move in spring 2020 from Netflix Inc to a new streaming service from AT&T Inc's WarnerMedia called HBO Max, WarnerMedia announced on Tuesday....
2019-07-09, 20:26

Tornadoes In Ohio Leave At Least One Dead, Widespread Damage Ohio residents inspected destroyed homes and debris-strewn streets Tuesday after powerful tornadoes ripped through the US state overnight, killing at least one person and causing widespread damage and......
2019-05-29, 03:26

Rudy Giuliani does about face after saying he’ll leave Team Trump Rudy Giuliani suggested Thursday that he would leave Team Trump after finishing “cleanup” from special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe — only to reverse course later in the day. Giuliani told the Washington Examiner he’d been “pretty busy” juggling his own projects while working for free for T...
2019-06-06, 23:52

Gaza border protests leave 41 Palestinians injured Clashes between Palestinian protesters and Israeli solders at the Gaza-Israel border left more than 40 Palestinians injured, 22 by live bullets, Gaza health officials said....
2019-07-06, 06:52

A Taliban Commander’s Double Life, in a War He Couldn’t Leave Behind In one life, he was Zabet Khan, a 25-year-old with a fondness for selfies. In the other, he was Commander Zarqawi, veteran of a war he couldn’t escape....
2019-06-04, 10:13

Berlin's bumbling beekeepers leave swarms without homes Inexperienced hobbyists force bees to search often in vain for suitable habitats across the cityHumans are not the only ones in Berlin struggling to find accommodation. A beekeeping boom has led to swarms of bees increasingly forming novel new hives using anything from motorbikes to balconies in the...
2019-08-09, 08:00

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

KSP Reminds Parents, Public To Never Leave Children In Hot Cars FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – Kentucky State Police are asking people to keep an eye out for children left in hot cars as temperatures rise. With the mercury levels on the rise this week, KSP is renewing its plea for parents to be extremely cautious about leaving children in hot cars. It may seem like c...
2019-06-10, 16:39

JPMorgan pays $5 million in settlement over paternity leave JP Morgan Chase has agreed to pay the biggest recorded settlement in a US parental leave discrimination case. Veuer’s Chandra Lanier has the story.        ...
2019-05-30, 20:52

Final Saab 9-3 to leave NEVS factory in Sweden The 3-mile 9-3 will be shown this weekend in Trollhattän An unused crash test model from 2013 is set to go up for auction later this year The last new Saab 9-3 ever to be made will be auctioned in Sweden this year.  The almost unused saloon was built in 2013. It will now be sold by National Elec...
2019-06-07, 13:52

Top NHTSA official Heidi King to leave, report says King, who was never officially confirmed to lead the agency, has been a key figure in President Donald Trump's effort to roll back Obama-era fuel economy rules for vehicles....
2019-08-09, 15:39

Emotional Allegri insists the time was right to leave Juventus "Coach Massimiliano Allegri said a discussion with Juventus directors about the best way forward for the Serie A champions resulted in the club\u0027s decision to part ways with him at the end of the season."...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Greek gov't lawmaker to leave politics over nepotism scandal A prominent lawmaker in Greece's governing Syriza party is withdrawing from politics following a nepotism scandal over the granting of a plum public sector job to her daughter....
2019-06-07, 18:39

Men less likely than women to cite impact of parental leave on career Campaigners say system is set up to fail mothers after Ipsos Mori survey resultsMen are significantly less likely than women to think that taking time off to look after a child has had a negative impact on their career, polling has found.According to research by Ipsos Mori shared with the Guardian, ...
2019-08-05, 03:13

PM May's successor must ditch her EU deal and leave on Oct. 31: pro-Brexit Conservatives Prime Minister Theresa May's successor should abandon her Brexit deal and commit to taking Britain out of the European Union by Oct. 31, an influential pro-Brexit group of Conservative lawmakers said on Wednesday....
2019-06-06, 14:00

What a wedding massacre says about Trump's plan to leave Afghanistan The marriage contract had just been signed, and the festivities were in full swing. But just as close relatives of the newlyweds were emerging from an upstairs room to join hundreds of friends and family members at a Kabul wedding hall, an uninvited guest walked forward. What should have been a mome...
2019-08-20, 08:13

Shared parental leave: a dad's view from the frontline A typical scene: my near-threenager son kicks off when I decline to climb a playground pirate ship with my 10-month-old daughter strapped to me in the sling. She, in turn, awakes from a nap and decides to press eject on a carrot-fuelled lunch. I ascend the Jolly Roger and am sent back down to look f...
2019-06-06, 10:52

Transfer window LIVE – Koscielny set to leave Arsenal "Ahead of the Premier League transfer window shutting on August 8, follow all the latest moves, rumours and analysis from the summer transfer window."...
2019-08-05, 23:13

Yes, children are great, but they can leave you skint | Sarah Ditum No wonder Britain’s birth rate is at a record low – being a working parent is so trickyThere is a point in parenting where you ask yourself whether it’s all worth it. In crude financial terms, the answer is probably no. The most well-paid of women aside, it’s routine for couples to find that a mothe...
2019-08-04, 19:26

Instagram will start sending you a warning if you leave a mean comment Adam Mosseri, the head of Instagram, said the company is willing to "make decisions that mean people use Instagram less if it keeps people more safe."...
2019-07-08, 21:13

A Victory for Fathers in JPMorgan Parental Leave Case As more employers offer paid time off after childbirth, a class-action suit has yielded a settlement in which JPMorgan has pledged equal treatment for men and women....
2019-05-30, 19:52

Zoom flaw could leave Mac cameras vulnerable, says researcher Zoom is disputing claims by a researcher its video conferencing software includes a security flaw leaving cameras on Mac computers vulnerable.       ...
2019-07-09, 21:52

Cyntoia Brown scheduled to leave prison after clemency The woman who says she was a 16-year-old sex trafficking victim when she killed a man in 2004 is leaving prison after Tennessee’s former governor spared her from a life sentence...
2019-08-07, 04:13

‘Friends’ will leave Netflix for the new HBO Max streaming service in 2020 Let’s start with a positive from Tuesday’s news regarding AT&T’s WarnerMedia picking a name for its new streaming service that will be the exclusive home starting early next year for NBC’s hit sitcom Friends, which currently streams on Netflix. The new WarnerMedia streamer wi...
2019-07-10, 00:26

White House Chief Economist to Leave Post Kevin Hassett, the Chairman of Council of Economic Advisers, told The Wall Street Journal that his departure had “been in the works for a good long time” and that it was common for people to leave the post after around two years....
2019-06-03, 12:39

Row as lesbian group asked to leave National Theatre bar Women claim staff did not ‘like the T-shirts we are wearing’ but NT says the action was ‘a result of a series of disturbances’The National Theatre has become embroiled in a bitter war of words after a group of lesbians was refused service in its Green Room bar in the run-up to London’s Pride celebra...
2019-07-06, 23:26

A$AP Rocky on Trial in Sweden Says He Begged Accuser to Leave Him Alone A$AP Rocky testified Thursday during his trial in a Swedish courtroom that he begged the man he and his entourage are accused of assaulting to leave them alone prior to the altercation that has the rapper facing an assault charge....
2019-08-02, 04:52

A$AP Rocky: My security guard 'begged' accuser to leave A$AP Rocky has given evidence at his assault trial in Sweden, telling the court he was followed by his accuser and that his security guard "begged" the man to leave....
2019-08-01, 19:26

New York Fed's Markets Group Head to Leave June 1 Two top executives at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, including Markets Group head Simon Potter, will leave their jobs on Saturday, the bank said....
2019-05-28, 21:00

Britain Doubles 2019 Budget As It Prepares To Leave EU Britain will provide an extra £2.1 billion ($2.6 billion, 2.3 billion euros) to prepare for leaving the European Union, with or without a deal, doubling its current 2019 budget, the government......
2019-08-01, 05:52

Man arrested after he’s caught on a stranger’s couch and refuses to leave An Ohio man faces charges after he entered a stranger’s home and refused to get up from their couch, the Morning Journal reported. Steven Bermudez-Martinez, 19, was discovered around 6:45 a.m. Sunday in Elyria by the homeowner, who called 911 when the alleged intruder wouldn’t budge, pol...
2019-08-20, 22:52

Channeling Trump, Cambodia says U.S. officials can 'pack up and leave' U.S. embassy officials in Cambodia can leave if they do not like it there, a Cambodian government spokesman said on Thursday, following criticism by U.S. diplomats that the Southeast Asian nation's 2018 election was deeply flawed....
2019-08-01, 12:13

Guatemala election crimes prosecutor on leave due to threats Guatemala's top prosecutor for electoral crimes has taken temporary leave from his post due to unspecified threats, just days before the country holds national elections....
2019-06-13, 04:00

'A bad trip': Jair Bolsonaro's first six months leave even the right dismayed Protests, scandals, corruption claims, allegations of mafia links … ‘It’s the worst start to a presidency’ in decades, says pollsterBrazil was just weeks from last year’s electoral earthquake when rock legend Lobão sat down outside his backyard studio, fired up his smartphone and announced he was ba...
2019-07-03, 12:00

'Harvard of terrorists': Trump explains why US has yet to leave Afghanistan President Trump explained why American troops are still in Afghanistan after almost 20 years of conflict during an interview that aired Monday on Tucker Carlson Tonight....
2019-07-03, 01:52

AT&T kills DirecTV Now brand name as TV subscribers leave in droves (credit: Aurich Lawson) AT&T is eliminating the DirecTV Now brand name it uses for its struggling Internet-based TV service. DirecTV Now will become "AT&T TV Now" later this summer, AT&T announced today. DirecTV Now (the future "AT&T TV Now") offers a bundle of linear TV channels, similar to tradi...
2019-08-01, 00:13

Jerusalem: Clashes at holy site leave several injured Palestinians have clashed with Israeli police at one of the holiest sites for both Muslims and Jews. The violence took place on a day important to believers in both religions....
2019-08-11, 16:13

Phillies OF Herrera arrested in domestic case, put on leave ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera has been placed on administrative leave by Major League Baseball following his arrest in a domestic violence case at an Atlantic City casino. The commissioner’s office put Herrera on leave Tuesday, a day after his arres...
2019-05-28, 20:39

Hammond: No-deal Brexit would leave 'no money' for tax cuts Philip Hammond has warned Tory leadership candidates a no-deal Brexit would cost the economy £90bn, and leave "no money available for longer-term tax cuts or spending increases"....
2019-07-02, 21:52

Michigan cop put on leave after KKK application allegedly found in home A Michigan police officer has been placed on administrative leave after a would-be homebuyer allegedly found a framed application to the Ku Klux Klan along with Confederate flags while touring the cop's home....
2019-08-11, 07:26

Mac Pro 2019 – first look: Apple's desktop designed to never leave you wanting The Mac Pro 2019 is the Apple computer that's designed to never leave you wanting. Unless, of course, you're at Apple WWDC 2019 and yearn to actually touch it.We hand a first look at the new Mac desktop replacement for the Mac Pro 2013, and this revision allows for modular upgrades, just i...
2019-06-03, 23:00

Contaminated water shutters de Blasio’s gym in Park Slope It’s a good thing he’s out of town on the campaign trial, because Mayor Bill de Blasio’s favorite gym is out of commission. The Prospect Park YMCA in Park Slope — the one that de Blasio frequently travels 11 miles from Gracie Mansion to get to via motorcade — has been s...
2019-07-05, 03:01

Fukushima nuclear plant out of space for radioactive water The utility company operating Fukushima’s tsunami-devastated nuclear power plant says it will run out of space to store massive amounts of contaminated water in three years...
2019-08-09, 14:52

From Atlantic City to Key West: 21 beach towns that will soon be under water 24/7 Tempo identified the 21 beach towns in the U.S. that will soon be under water, based on data from the Union of Concerned Scientists report.        ...
2019-07-18, 20:39

Bar owner gets death threat for calling out water drinkers A bar owner in England came under fire for complaining about people who just drink water. Sam Espensen, owner of Bristol Spirit in Bristol, took to Twitter to complain about the water drinkers last week. Since her bar occasionally features pop-up kitchens, some customers may not realize that the bar...
2019-05-30, 18:26

Top Senate Republican throws cold water on new gun legislation Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) said Friday that he had concerns about “red flag” laws and voiced skepticism that Republicans would support expanded background checks. “I want to make sure we protect our constitutional rights and whatever comes up will actually help solve a problem,” Barrasso, the third...
2019-08-09, 17:00

Plan to sell 50m meals made from electricity, water and air Solar Foods hopes wheat flour-like product will hit target in supermarkets within two yearsA Finnish company that makes food from electricity, water and air has said it plans to have 50m meals’ worth of its product sold in supermarkets within two years.Solar Foods is also working with the European S...
2019-06-29, 09:00

Madhya Pradesh Congress In Hot Water As BJP Sweeps State In a re-run of the saffron wave in the heartland state as PM Modi's BJP improved on its 2014 haul of 27 from 29 seats, winning 28 and leaving the Congress with just the Chhindwara seat...
2019-05-24, 12:52

India creates new ministry to tackle water crisis NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s government has created a new ministry to grapple with a growing water crisis, with more than 60% of the country’s 1.3 billion people dependent on farming and good monsoon rains. Indian President Ram Nath Kovind says the new Ministry of Water Power will tackle wat...
2019-06-20, 14:00

Missouri River will remain high because of water from dams OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The amount of water being released into the lower Missouri River from upstream dams will remain at a high level for several months because of recent heavy rain and remaining snowpack. The Army Corps of Engineers says it expects water releases from reservoirs on the Missouri to be ...
2019-06-06, 15:39

EU hails quality of swimming water as the mercury rises BRUSSELS (AP) — With weather temperatures starting to climb, the European Commission says that 85 percent of Europe’s bathing sites have excellent water quality. The commission said Thursday that the islands of Cyprus and Malta, as well as Greece and Austria, have the highest numbers of clean ...
2019-06-06, 15:39

Rain Water Harvesting To Be Done On War Footing Mode: Rajinikanth Tamil film superstar Rajinikanth on Saturday said Rain Water Harvesting (RWH) should be taken up on a war-footing to address the acute water crisis in the state....
2019-06-29, 20:39

Oldman River water levels below average in Lethbridge “The risk of flooding in the river this spring is really quite low because of the current conditions,” said Doug Kaupp, Lethbridge’s manager of water and wastewater....
2019-05-22, 04:00

Germany facing risk of increased water shortages Germans have never had to worry much about water scarcity. But with rising global temperatures driving record heatwaves and prolonged droughts, demand for the precious resource is increasing....
2019-08-08, 19:26

Advocates demand action in Newark over water contamination Two groups challenged Newark and New Jersey officials in federal court Thursday over the city's burgeoning water crisis, asking a judge to order treatment and replacement for old service lines....
2019-08-16, 13:39

Firms sued over water contaminated by chemicals in Delaware BLADES, Del. (AP) — Residents of a small Delaware town whose water supply is contaminated by chemicals linked to health issues ranging from cancer to infertility are suing several companies who manufactured the chemicals. The News Journal of Wilmington reports the five Blades residents say they have...
2019-06-05, 15:13

Stalin's Azerbaijan prison where water burns like fire If an artist were to sketch a map of Azerbaijan, its southernmost part would be covered in green tea gardens, citrus bushes and the coastal line would be dotted with picturesque lighthouses....
2019-08-06, 18:52

Flint hears from prosecutors who dropped water charges FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Prosecutors who dropped charges against eight people in the Flint water scandal have explained their decision in a public forum. Fadwa Hammoud and Kym Worthy spoke to about 100 residents Friday night at a Flint union hall, two weeks after dismissing charges against former Michiga...
2019-06-29, 01:26

Cops seek another suspect in Harlem water dousing Cops want to question a 21-year-old in connection with one of the viral water bucket incidents that caused outrage among officers and politicians, authorities said Tuesday. Darnell Hilliard, also known as Donnell Hillard, was identified by witnesses as one of the people throwing buckets of water on ...
2019-08-06, 23:52

Mom of drowning victim shares importance of water safety TUCSON – Stephanie Maynard knows first hand what it means to lose a child in a drowning incident. “What can we take out of this tragedy? For us it was sharing her story and letting people know that it can happen to anybody,” said Maynard. Maynard said back in 2011, she was pregnant...
2019-08-16, 20:26

2 Children Dead, 52 Ill After Drinking Contaminated Water In UP Village Two children died and 52 have fallen sick after drinking contaminated water from a hand pump at their school in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh district, officials said....
2019-07-17, 15:39

Suffering Record Dry Spell, France Restricts Water Use An extended drought is forcing French officials to restrict water usage in nearly two-thirds of mainland France, with the hardest-hit regions limiting consumption to little more than drinking and sanitation....
2019-07-17, 10:39

Newark's Lead-Tainted Water Crisis Is Getting Worse When Al Moussab had his water tested for lead, he got comparatively good news. Tests on the taps in his Newark, New Jersey home revealed lead in concentrations of around 6 parts per billion (ppb). Read more......
2019-08-15, 01:52

Why Chennai, India's Sixth Biggest City, Has Run Out of Water In what’s becoming an increasingly common story, a major city has run out of water. Chennai, India is home to 4.65 million and a severe deficit of water to serve their needs.Read more......
2019-06-22, 03:13

Neighbors Face Off Over Texas' Other Lucrative Resource: Water One powerful West Texas family wants to pipe millions of gallons daily from under its farmland to oil producers. Another wants to stanch that flow—echoing battles around the world over the resource....
2019-07-16, 21:39

Iceberg Hunters On The Trail For 'The World's Purest Water' For more than 20 years, a Canadian iceberg hunter has hauled in the mighty ice giants and then sold the water for a handsome profit to local companies, which then bottle it....
2019-08-08, 13:26

Locations of 50 new London drinking water fountains revealed Work starts on first wave of 100 fountains to be installed in drive to cut single-use plasticsThe locations of the first 50 of a £5m wave of public drinking water fountains earmarked for the capital have been announced.The first of the new fountains – which people are encouraged to use to refill the...
2019-07-18, 12:26

Big irrigators take 86% of water from Barwon-Darling, report finds Lower Darling pushed into drought three years early because of sheer volume of water extraction by just a few licence holders A handful of big irrigators have extracted 86% of the water from the Barwon-Darling river system, pushing the lower Darling into drought three years early, an expert report ...
2019-08-20, 22:26

NASA finds water on mysterious Ultima Thule Since first encountering the mysterious Ultima Thule earlier this year, NASA has made several discoveries about the ancient space object. Now, researchers from the government space agency have made a startling discovery about “the farthest world ever explored”: There are both water and &...
2019-05-22, 04:00

To dye for: Wrangler's new denim process eliminates water waste The US jeans brand has been working on the Indigood technology for the past decadeDenim manufacturing doesn’t have a good reputation when it comes to creating excessive levels of waste, but an innovative process spearheaded by the US jeans brand Wrangler may change that.The company has partnered wit...
2019-06-05, 20:13

There's something in the water: the shocking contents of the River Thames What is London made of? To learn about the quotidian existence of its citizens, look to the murky waters that rush beneath its bridges — and, more importantly, what's in them, says Samuel Fishwick...
2019-07-18, 11:39

Oil built Saudi Arabia – will a lack of water destroy it? As Riyadh continues to build skyscrapers at a dizzying rate, an invisible emergency threatens the desert kingdom’s existenceBottles of water twirl on the conveyor belts of the Berain water factory in Riyadh, as a puddle of water collects on the concrete floor. In a second warehouse, tanks emit a low...
2019-08-06, 11:00

Wall Street treads water after recent rally U.S. stocks ended near flat and the Dow snapped a six-day winning streak on Tuesday, as investors paused following a run of gains and fresh worries emerged over the U.S. trade war with China....
2019-06-12, 07:13

Capsized Budapest tourist boat to be lifted from the water As hopes fade of rescuing those still missing from Wednesday's deadly sightseeing boat collision in Budapest, Hungary's Foreign Minister told reporters Friday that officials were preparing to lift the wreck out of the water....
2019-05-31, 16:26

Cops ID one of the NYPD water throwers, say he’s a gang member Cops have identified one of the punks who was caught on video dousing uniformed NYPD officers with buckets of water as they attempted to make arrests over the weekend, according to police sources. The “person of interest” — described as a gang member in his 20s — was allegedly involved i...
2019-07-24, 03:00

Libyan capital, under siege, gets water back after 2 days Authorities say the Libyan capital, which has been under attack by commander Khalifa Hifter's forces since last month, has seen its water supplies resume two days after gunmen shut the pipes down, depriving over 2 million residents of water....
2019-05-21, 14:32

Lowville Had Lots of Water. Then String Cheese Came to Town. Kraft Heinz’s status as a revered employer in an upstate New York community was tested when a thirsty new operation strained water supply. A potent mix of population growth, industrial demand and climate change is putting relentless stress on water resources around the world....
2019-06-05, 19:13

Make Frothy, Egg-Free Cocktails Using Burrata Water A true sour has a layer of frothy, fun foam. This is usually achieved by the addition of egg whites but some people are squicked out by raw egg in their drink (and some people have allergies). Aquafaba (chickpea liquid) is a popular alternative but, according to Camper English of Alcademics, burrata...
2019-07-12, 00:26

Water Conservation Structures To Be Built In Some Areas Across India To increase water table in government colonies, the Central Public Works Department will erect water conservation structures, including rainwater harvesting systems, in 136 residential areas across......
2019-07-12, 13:39

Running dry: the water crisis driving migration to the US – podcast Nina Lakhani explores how drought and famine are fuelling the wave of migration from Central America to the US. Plus: Emma Graham-Harrison on China and the Hong Kong protestsVictor Funez walks to a cemetery in Nejapa, El Salvador, every day and fills a three-gallon plastic pitcher with water before ...
2019-08-02, 07:01

BJP's Meenakshi Lekhi Protests Against "Water Shortage" In Delhi BJP lawmaker from New Delhi Meenakshi Lekhi today protested outside the Delhi Jal Board's RK Puram office against "water woes" being faced by the people of her constituency. She claimed that even......
2019-06-11, 15:39

Cambridge Audio’s Melomania 1 blow the AirPods out the water Beyond all reasonable doubt, the Cambridge Audio Melomania 1 true wireless earbuds have obliterated the competition – including the ever-popular Apple AirPods. We had no choice but to award the wireless earbuds a full five stars in our recent review, thanks to their spectacular sound quality,...
2019-08-10, 10:13

Man dumps water on tech CEO's head during speech A man pours water on the CEO of Chinese search giant Baidu while he makes a speech at a conference on Artificial Intelligence.       ...
2019-07-03, 19:39

Merkel says recovered from shaking bout after drinking water German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who was seen shaking when she met visiting Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy earlier on Tuesday, said she had since drunk water and was feeling better....
2019-06-18, 14:39

'Hideous' and 'naff': are London's new water fountains too ugly? The design of London’s new drinking fountains has been criticised on social media – so which cities have managed to get it right?Last week, the locations of 50 new public drinking water fountains in London were announced. The scheme, a joint venture between Thames Water and the mayor of London which...
2019-07-24, 13:26

Low water hampers Rhine river shipping in Germany Water levels on the Rhine in Germany have fallen after recent dry weather and cargo vessels cannot sail fully loaded on sections of the river, traders said on Tuesday....
2019-07-23, 10:39

Government Looking Into Overpricing Of Bottled Water, Packaged Food The government is seriously looking into complaints of bottled water and packaged foods and drinks being sold at prices higher than the maximum retail price, Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan......
2019-07-02, 13:00

Video: Water Pours Into Airport, Stuns Travellers Rainwater was seen pouring through the ceiling into the London Luton Airport on Friday, stopping passengers in their tracks who filmed the incident on their cellphones....
2019-08-12, 21:39

How to suck water from desert air and quench the planet's thirst The global water supply is limited, and shortages will affect over 1.8 billion people by 2025. Fortunately, we've discovered a way to pull water from thin air - even in the desert...
2019-08-02, 19:52

Nitrate in tap water may cause 12,500 annual cancer cases, study says Nitrate pollution has polluted drinking water around the United States, which may lead to more than 12,500 cases of cancer each year, a new study says....
2019-06-12, 01:52

Rumours Of "Radioactive Water" In Paris, Probe Ordered After the panic, the prosecution: investigators in Paris have opened an enquiry to track down the source of false reports last week that drinking water in the French capital had been contaminated....
2019-07-23, 14:26

UK announces $215 million food, water and medical help for Afghanistan Britain on Monday announced a new 170 million-pound ($215 million) five-year aid package of urgent food, water and medicine assistance for people in Afghanistan....
2019-06-17, 15:39

Man Pours Water On Baidu CEO During Speech In Shocking Video A man burst on to a stage and poured water over the head of Baidu CEO Robin Li as the founder of China's dominant search engine spoke at a company-sponsored event on Artificial Intelligence on......
2019-07-03, 15:26

California man killed by shark in Hawaii loved the water MAUI, Hawaii (AP) — A friend says the California man killed by a shark in Hawaii over the weekend was a frequent visitor to the islands and an avid scuba diver who had recently retired. Police said a shark attacked 65-year-old Thomas Smiley while he was swimming Saturday near the Ka’anapali Be...
2019-05-27, 19:39

The Latest: Water rescues in tiny Missouri town LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on flooding in the United States (all times local): 4 p.m. Emergency officials are conducting water rescues in the tiny northwestern Missouri town of Levasy in the wake of a levee breach along the Missouri River. Kansas City station WDAF reports the breach happene...
2019-06-02, 05:00

The Latest: Braggs, Oklahoma completely surrounded by water TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on major flooding Oklahoma and Arkansas from severe weather across the central U.S. (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Officials say a small town in eastern Oklahoma is completely surrounded by water and without power from major flooding on the Arkansas River. Oklahoma Depar...
2019-05-26, 00:26

Enki: The Epic Mesopotamian Water God Who Saved Humanity In the belief system of the Sumerians, Enki (known also as Ea by the Akkadians and Babylonians) was regarded to be one of the most important deities. Originally Enki was worshipped as a god of fresh water and served as the patron deity of the city of Eridu (which the ancient Mesopotamians believe wa...
2019-06-18, 21:26

French environment minister in hot water over lavish dinners Francois de Rugy has been accused of hosting lobster dinners and having his apartment renovated at the taxpayer's expense. De Rugy disputed parts of the allegations, but the government later said it would investigate....
2019-07-11, 21:52

The 'Gamer Girl Bath Water' Saga Keeps Getting Stranger Apparently, a lot of weird things can happen when you decide to sell “gamer girl bath water” on the internet. On July 1, Belle Delphine, a UK-based internet personality known for viral stunts and Patreon-supported NSFW content, announced on her Instagram that she would be selling her bath water to f...
2019-07-11, 00:26

In the arty documentary Aquarela, water is both hero and villain For its first 15 minutes, Viktor Kossakovsky’s documentary Aquarela plays like a combination of sobering ethnography, silent comedy, and Hitchcock thriller. On Siberia’s semi-frozen Lake Baikal, a group of men with wooden poles and coils of wire are seen walking across the ice in long takes, in sear...
2019-08-13, 20:13

Watchdog tells water companies in England to clean up their act Overall rating ‘unacceptable’ with Southern and Yorkshire Water criticised for pollutionWater companies in England have been warned to clean up their act after the environment watchdog described their performance last year as “simply unacceptable”.Southern Water and Yorkshire Water were singled out ...
2019-07-10, 13:00