REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-08-14, 03:39

Remembering Woodstock: Naked men, bounced checks and LSD

Jason Stone played hooky from summer camp and tripped on LSD-spiked watermelon, Graham Nash was so high his memories of performing are hazy, and Robin Naylor, at 15, saw her first naked man....

Remembering Woodstock: Naked men, bounced checks and LSD

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World Naked Bike Ride 2019: Hundreds of cyclists take part in naked bike ride around the capital Hundreds of cyclists across the world have taken part in a naked bike ride in an annual protest aimed at celebrating the human body and campaigning against dependency on cars....
2019-06-09, 07:13

| Second seed Thiem bounced by Medvedev in Montreal Daniil Medvedev ended the run of Dominic Thiem at the ATP Montreal Masters on Friday with a 6-3, 6-1 upset victory that advanced the Russian into the semi-finals....
2019-08-09, 19:52

NTSB: Dale Jr.'s plane bounced, went off runway Investigators say the plane carrying NASCAR great Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family bounced, veered off the runway and ended up on a Tennessee state highway during a crash landing....
2019-08-17, 02:00

'Our paychecks bounced': workers face uncertainty after mines shut down Blackjewel files for Chapter 11 in a move critics say is increasingly used to avoid paying workers what they are owedOn 1 July, Missy Cole was notified by her bank that her husband’s most recent paycheck had bounced, leaving their account more than $1,000 in the red. Her husband had worked as a coal...
2019-07-22, 12:13

Chandrayaan 2 Lifts Off; "Bounced Back With Flying Colours," Says ISRO The giant heavy-lift rocket carrying India's moon mission Chandrayaan 2 lifted off from its launch pad at Andhra Pradesh's Sriharikota at 2:43 pm today. India's space scientists had a narrow......
2019-07-22, 15:13

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s plane bounced, veered off runway in crash ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. — Investigators say the plane carrying NASCAR great Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family bounced, veered off the runway and ended up on a highway during a crash landing. Elizabethton Police Chief Jason Shaw said at a news conference Friday “it’s just the grace of the good Lord that ...
2019-08-17, 00:26

Brett Gardner gets stitches after helmet he threw bounced back and hit him in face Brett Gardner required six stitches after he split his lip when a batting helmet he threw ricocheted off the dugout wall and struck him in the face.       ...
2019-06-09, 04:39

NTSB: Landing gear collapsed as Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s plane bounced then crashed According to the NTSB report, airport surveillance video captured the plane's initial touchdown near the runway touchdown zone.       ...
2019-08-24, 07:39

Remembering the German Resistance Who were the people who risked their lives to resist the Nazis in Germany? A visit to the German Resistance Memorial Center in Berlin provides some answers — 75 years after the 20 July assassination plot....
2019-07-20, 00:39

Remembering 9/11 on 18th anniversary Solemn ceremonies honor the 3,000 people slain in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in New York, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania on the 18th anniversary in 2019....
2019-09-12, 15:26

Let's Remember Some Guys: Behind The Remembering If I had the choice, which in fact at some time in the past I might have, I don’t know that I would choose to remember the things that I remember. There are moments from my life, real nights and days I lived in a younger version of my body, that I can feel fading into something more indistinct. Grea...
2019-08-24, 00:00

In photos: Remembering 9/11 on 18th anniversary Solemn ceremonies honor the 3,000 people slain in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in New York, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania on the 18th anniversary in 2019....
2019-09-11, 22:13

Remembering Kosovo's youngest victims Photos and stories, little sweaters and shoes, a cradle and marbles: An exhibition remembers children killed in the Kosovo War, which ended 20 years ago....
2019-06-10, 03:00

Remembering Doris Day: 1922-2019 Doris Day, the singer and actress whose film dramas, musicals and innocent sex comedies made her a top star in the 1950s and ‘60s has died at 97.        ...
2019-05-21, 14:52

Remembering Valerie Harper, the best best friend TV has ever seen If the death of 'Mary Tyler Moore Show' and 'Rhoda' star Valerie Harper makes you feel like you've lost a dear friend, that's only natural.        ...
2019-08-31, 13:00

Remembering when Prince wrote that song for you Remembering when Prince wrote that song for you: The Bangles’ Susanna Hoffs, Apollonia Kotero of Apollonia 6, Susannah Melvoin and Taja Sevelle tell stories behind songs the Purple One crafted for them...
2019-06-05, 02:13

Remembering the Berlin Wall – in pictures The order for work to start on building the Berlin Wall was issued on 13 August 1961. East German guards sealed the border, preventing an exodus to the west. Barbed wire was gradually replaced with the concrete barrier, which remained until 9 November 1989 Continue reading......
2019-08-13, 08:52

Remembering the 49: 3 years after Pulse massacre Floridians and others around the world on Wednesday remembered the three-year anniversary of a massacre at a gay nightclub on Latin night that left 49 people dead and scores more wounded. (June 12)        ...
2019-06-12, 21:26

Remembering 9/11 after 18 years: 'That day made us stronger' New York City, Washington, D.C., and the rest of the United States remembered the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks Wednesday, the 18th anniversary of the brazen al-Qaida plot that killed 3,000 people....
2019-09-11, 17:52

Remembering the life of U of A die-hard Ken Flower TUCSON – The Old Pueblo is remembering the memory of Ken Flower, who tragically passed away over the weekend.  Here’s more from our Monday newscast:...
2019-08-13, 12:00

Remembering Jean-Claude Bouttier French hero Jean-Claude Bouttier fell short only against great Monzon, writes Daniel Herbert The post Remembering Jean-Claude Bouttier appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-27, 22:00

Remembering the 1999 Women's World Cup US players from the victorious '99 World Cup team -- widely credited with changing attitudes towards the women's game -- remember the tournament 20 years on....
2019-06-27, 19:52

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s plane 'bounced' before catching fire, FAA accident report says Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s plane 'bounced' as part of a hard landing, according to a Federal Aviation Administration accident report.       ...
2019-08-17, 10:13

Silent Thunder – Remembering Arturo Gatti A decade after the passing of great warrior Arturo Gatti, Declan Warrington catches up with the fighter’s mentor and manager, Pat Lynch, his sister, Anna-Marie Gatti and old rival and friend, Micky Ward The post Silent Thunder – Remembering Arturo Gatti appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-09, 23:00

Remembering Anthony Bourdain's most iconic trips Anthony Bourdain wasn't just the host of the award-winning CNN series "Parts Unknown" -- he was the core and the heart. Take a look back at some of his best episodes....
2019-06-08, 19:13

Remembering John McCain one year after his death TUCSON — His whole life was dedicated to public service. There’s something special about people who do that and John was one of those. Toni Hellon’s career in Arizona politics spans more than four decades. During Sen. John McCain’s first campaign for the White House in 2000, ...
2019-08-26, 20:26

Remembering 9/11: How Americans have honored the victims for 18 years The 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks will be honored on September 11, 2019. Take a look at how Americans have honored the event.        ...
2019-09-11, 02:26

Remembering Peggy Lipton: Her life in photos Peggy Lipton, who rose to fame in TV's 'The Mod Squad' and was married to music producer Quincy Jones, has died at age 72 of cancer.        ...
2019-05-21, 21:52

Remembering Peter Fonda as a Counterculture Star Peter Fonda was the son of old Hollywood royalty, and although he rejected the mantle of tinselly fame he stood to inherit from his father Henry Fonda, his own personal glamour was always something to behold. Fonda, who died on Aug. 16 at age 79, got his start in small television roles in the early ...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Remembering Robin Williams: 1951-2014 We're still mourning the loss of Robin Williams, who died on Aug. 11, 2014, at age 63. A look back at the beloved actor's illustrious career.        ...
2019-08-11, 09:00

Remembering Paul Walker: A Life in Photos It's been nearly six years since the world was forced to say goodbye to Paul Walker. Perhaps best known for his work in the wildly popular Fast and the Furious franchise, the actor......
2019-09-12, 16:39

Remembering the best shareware-era DOS games that time forgot Enlarge / A DOS prompt. Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers, we'll be serving up extra reviews, guides, interviews, and other stories all about gaming from August 19 to August 23. Everyone who plays games a lot has a favorite era that set their expecta...
2019-08-21, 15:26

Remembering The King: The lesser-known tales of Arnold Palmer He would have been 90 today. We know about the majors, his love for flying and the famous iced tea-lemonade combos. But did you know he was a paint salesman?...
2019-09-10, 16:52

Remembering Tin House, a Literary Haven for ‘Brilliant Weirdos’ The magazine, which will publish its final issue this month after 20 years, set out to become a home for underrepresented voices in the literary landscape....
2019-06-06, 22:39

Remembering the Tiananmen Square massacre on its 30th anniversary On June 4, 1989, Chinese troops opened fire on a crowd of student demonstrators in Beijing's Tiananmen Square.        ...
2019-06-05, 09:52

Teacher ‘traumatized’ remembering screams of student in school lab fire All she remembers is her victim’s screams. In a deposition read aloud at the civil trial against Beacon High School chemistry teacher Anna Poole, she describes the moment a lab demo caused a fireball that engulfed 10th-grader Alonzo Yanes, who is now seeking $27 million in damages. “I remember looki...
2019-06-14, 01:52

Remembering the careers of the 2019 Baseball Hall of Fame inductees USA TODAY Sports' Bob Nightengale breaks down the prominent careers of the 2019 Baseball Hall of Fame class.       ...
2019-07-17, 22:52

Primo Levi: Remembering the Holocaust writer born 100 years ago He managed to survive Auschwitz by chance. The Italian Jewish chemist then went on to write invaluable autobiographical accounts of life in the Nazi concentration camps and of displaced people after World War II....
2019-07-31, 21:00

Remembering Rutger Hauer, Black-Armored Knight of the Genre His monologue in Blade Runner turned Hauer—who died this week at the age of 75—into a go-to actor for lending gravitas to genre for the next four decades....
2019-07-25, 02:26

Alvin Baltrop: remembering New York's forgotten queer photographer The Bronx-born photographer captured gay culture on the outskirts in 70s Manhattan and his work is finally receiving the attention it deservesBronx-born photographer Alvin Baltrop spent days on end documenting gay life at the piers lining Manhattan’s west side. At times, he did so while living in a ...
2019-08-19, 11:52

RIP Grumpy Cat: Remembering that time we hung out with the Internet's most famous feline In honor of the Internet's favorite feline, USA TODAY revisits the time Grumpy Cat paid us a visit at our New York offices at the peak of her fame in 2014.        ...
2019-05-21, 15:52

Katie Couric Remembering Princess Diana's Funeral Will Break Your Heart As the 22nd anniversary of Princess Diana's untimely death approaches, many can still remember where they were on that universally heartbreaking day. While the world awaited news of......
2019-08-30, 17:39

Remembering Cameron Boyce: Look Back at the Disney Star's Life in Pictures Cameron Boyce was one of the most beloved and prolific Disney TV stars. The 20-year-old actor died unexpectedly at age 20 in his sleep on Saturday at his Los Angeles home after suffering......
2019-07-08, 00:52

Remembering Dr. John: The legendary New Orleans musician's life in photos Dr. John, the legendary New Orleans musician who was born Mac Rebennack, died early June 6 of a heart attack. He was 77.        ...
2019-06-07, 08:39

Remembering Anthony Bourdain: Look Back at His Life in Pictures 1 Year After Death It's been one year since Anthony Bourdain's tragic death. On June 8, 2018, the world learned the culinary celebrity had died by suicide at the age of 61. Bourdain hanged himself......
2019-06-08, 17:52

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

Remembering a legend: Tucson remembers late civil rights leader, Betty Liggins TUCSON – Back in 1960, Betty Liggins was a mail carrier in Chicago. If you asked her then if she thought she would be an instrumental person in civil rights, not only in Tucson but the entire nation, she may have not believed you. But now, nearly 60 years later, her impact can be felt across t...
2019-05-23, 20:26

Remembering George Tiller and his vital legacy in American abortion history | Carole Joffe The Kansas doctor, murdered 10 years ago by an anti-abortion zealot, was a true pioneer who developed unique ways to care for womenTen years ago, on 31 May 2009, George Tiller, an abortion provider in Kansas, was assassinated in his church by an anti-abortion zealot. Given today’s turbulent environm...
2019-05-31, 19:52

What’s on TV Tuesday: A Woodstock Doc and ‘Plus One’ A PBS film celebrates the can-do attitude at Woodstock ahead of the festival’s 50th anniversary. And a romantic comedy starring Maya Erskine arrives on Hulu....
2019-08-06, 15:26

When did my naked child become nude? Strangers on the Internet attacked me for posting a photo of my toddler in the bathtub. I wanted to brush them off, but the comments were so consistently scathing, I wasn’t sure who — or what — was wrong....
2019-07-24, 19:39

‘Oh! Calcutta!’ at 50: Still Naked After All These Years John Lennon and Sam Shepard wrote sketches. The cast was unclothed. And it went on to a two-decade Broadway run. An oral history of one of theater’s unlikeliest hits....
2019-06-18, 01:13

What are the benefits of sleeping naked? Many people prefer to wear pajamas or another type of comfortable attire in bed. However, sleeping naked can help keep the body cool, which may promote better quality sleep. Sleeping naked may also have other health benefits. Learn more here....
2019-05-29, 04:52

The Disastrous Woodstock 50: What Went Wrong? An announcement with no tickets. Four permit requests rejected by one small town. How the event celebrating the anniversary of a landmark rock festival crumbled....
2019-08-02, 00:00

5 Woodstock Myths, Debunked Did Jimi Hendrix perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” for thousands, and did Joni Mitchell sing about her experience at the festival? A few key fact checks....
2019-08-07, 19:13

It is finished: Woodstock 50 goes up in smoke Woodstock 50 is dead. As dead as the flower power of the ‘60s. As dead as nu-metal’s chokehold over 1999. As dead as Ang Lee’s Taking Woodstock was at the box office....
2019-08-01, 08:00

Woodstock 50 is officially canceled The Woodstock 50 event that was proposed for August is off, organizers confirmed. The move follows a string of logistical and legal problems.        ...
2019-08-01, 00:26

The big picture: the highs of Woodstock Elliott Landy’s photograph of fans scaling the sound towers at the legendary music festival captures the freedom of the 60sThroughout the Woodstock music festival, which celebrates its 50th anniversary later this month, concert-goers scaled 70ft sound towers to get a better look at what was happenin...
2019-08-04, 13:13

Woodstock: A legend despite chaos After 50 years, the legendary festival is still considered a milestone of the 1960s peace movement. But it wasn't all flowers and love. DW looks at some of Woodstock's downfalls, both in 1969 and at revival festivals....
2019-08-13, 22:26

Woodstock’s Contradictions, 50 Years Later The 1969 festival was an epiphany and an indulgence. With five decades of hindsight, it still poses questions about the utopian ideals that surrounded it and our relationship to them today....
2019-08-05, 12:39

Paris nudists can't be naked in peace They just want to get naked in Paris in peace, but some French naturists say the city's clothes-free zone in the Bois de Vincennes park is the target of unwelcome voyeurs....
2019-07-24, 19:13

Starwatch: the furthest thing you can see with the naked eye Adjust to the dark and you can peer 2.5m years into the past to see our nearest spiral galaxy, AndromedaThis week, try spotting the furthest thing are you will see with the unaided eye. The Andromeda galaxy is a collection of a trillion stars lying 2.5m light years distant. Also known as M31, it is ...
2019-08-26, 00:00

The Who’s Roger Daltrey Is Not Nostalgic for Woodstock The singer remembers the endless waiting and how “the worst sides of our nature had come out.” (But also how great Creedence Clearwater Revival was.)...
2019-08-07, 19:13

Woodstock 50 Was Just Canceled. Here’s Everything to Know About the Ill-Fated Festival Fifty years ago, a festival took place in Bethel, New York, that would live on forever in the American imagination. The Woodstock Music and Arts Festival of 1969 defined the era of hippiedom, often seen as the pinnacle of rock ‘n’ roll and free love, featuring superstars like Jimi Hendri...
2019-08-01, 19:00

Woodstock 50 denied permit for new venue With less than six weeks to spare, the likelihood of Woodstock 50 going forward is dwindling, along with the hopes of many of its potential ticket buyers....
2019-07-10, 18:52

The Man Who Photographed Woodstock’s Most Iconic Couple Burk Uzzle thought he’d be at the festival for a day. He wound up trapped on the grounds, and spotted Nick Ercoline and Bobbi Kelly wrapped in a blanket....
2019-08-08, 12:39

Woodstock 50 anniversary festival canceled Woodstock 50 was scheduled to take place for three days in mid-August. Just days before the event, organizers have called off the festival planned to commemorate the legendary 1969 celebration of peace, love and music....
2019-08-01, 13:26

Watch the 10 Most Memorable Performances at Woodstock This month marks 50 years since the first Woodstock Music and Art Fair at Max Yasgur‘s farm in Bethel, New York — that game-changing, free-for-all of a weekend that came to symbolize hippie culture. The festival was marked by organizational struggles, from issues with weather and accommo...
2019-08-10, 04:13

Jay-Z and John Fogerty drop out of Woodstock 50 Woodstock 50, proposed for Aug. 16-18, has faced myriad troubles. The latest of which is losing performers Jay-Z and John Fogerty.        ...
2019-07-31, 19:39

AP Source: Jay-Z pulls out of Woodstock 50 performance Jay-Z’s got 99 problems but Woodstock isn’t one: The rap king has pulled out of the 50th anniversary Woodstock festival just weeks before the troubled event is supposed to take place...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Woodstock 50 anniversary festival is off: Variety The troubled Woodstock 50 anniversary music festival planned for August has been officially called off, entertainment publication Variety reported on Wednesday, citing multiple sources....
2019-07-31, 20:52

Artists who never got to Woodstock – and why they missed it The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, held from Aug. 15-18, 1969, seemed to encapsulate the zeitgeist of the 1960s and define a generation.        ...
2019-08-19, 00:52

'Creating Woodstock': how festival came together, and almost fell apart Mick Richards was among the 450,000 people at Woodstock in 1969, but he did not think much about his "uneventful" 24 hours there until years later, when his teenage son started asking about the festival....
2019-08-16, 15:39

Three days of peace: Woodstock at 50 – in pictures Woodstock’s co-founder Michael Lang talks through his memories of the three-day festival to celebrate a new book looking back on the 1969 event Continue reading......
2019-08-16, 14:00

'In many ways, it was a miracle': looking back at Woodstock at 50 The influential, star-packed 1969 festival is remembered by those who organised, photographed and performed “Woodstock was a just few hours in my 60-plus-year-long career,” says Leo Lyons, the bassist for blues rock band Ten Years After, who performed on the final day of the festival in the summer o...
2019-08-17, 08:13

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration Woodstock fans are expected to get back to the garden to mark the 50th anniversary of the generation-defining festival.        ...
2019-08-17, 16:39

5 Woodstock Photographers on the Images That Moved Them Most Fifty years ago, nearly half a million people convened at Max Yasgur‘s farm in Bethel, New York, for the first Woodstock Arts & Music Festival in August 1969. Billed as “An Aquarian Exposition: Three Days of Peace and Music,” the event featured now-iconic sets from acts like Jimi H...
2019-08-15, 03:13

Gloria Estefan: 'I have nightmares where I go on stage naked' The singer on her 1991 accident, the gig she wished she’d played, and her art collectionBorn in Havana, Estefan, 61, emigrated to the US after the Cuban revolution. She formed Miami Sound Machine with her husband Emilio, and had hits in the 1980s with songs such as Dr Beat, Conga, Rhythm Is Gonna Ge...
2019-06-15, 10:39

Half-naked gunman shoots man in jaw after argument A man was grazed by a bullet inside an East Harlem apartment building Wednesday morning following an argument with the nearly naked gunman — who only had his underwear on, police said. The 20-year-old and the shooter — who was wearing only his skivvies, according to a 911 caller — were fighting insi...
2019-07-17, 18:26

The naked truth: is naturism dying out in Germany? The practice of FKK – being naked in nature – has declined because of a new nudity taboo. But some groups report a rise in membershipFor decades Germans have extolled the benefits of free body culture – or being naked in nature. But a German sexologist has claimed that the practice of FKK, as it is ...
2019-08-08, 11:52

This record company wants $800 for their Woodstock 50th anniversary box set Spread across 38 compact discs and 36 hours, "Woodstock - Back to the Garden: The Definitive 50th Anniversary Archive" features almost every note of music performed at the iconic 1969 festival....
2019-07-21, 20:26

Woodstock 50 in doubt, organizers say they're still in talks with new venue The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival was unclear Monday when the host of the event pulled out, but organizers said they were in talks with another venue....
2019-06-11, 16:52

Woodstock 50 organizers still hopeful despite second venue setback The organizers of the beleaguered Woodstock 50 festival said on Tuesday they still hoped to get a permit for the event due to take place next month despite being turned down at a second site....
2019-07-10, 04:52

Woodstock 50 denied permit in upstate New York An upstate New York town has denied a permit to stage the Woodstock 50 festival at a local horse track, saying the application is too late and incomplete....
2019-07-10, 14:39

Woodstock 50 in doubt but organizers say in talks with venue The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival was unclear Monday when the host of the event pulled out, but organizers said they were in talks with another venue...
2019-06-11, 12:26

People Were Born and Died at Woodstock. Here Are Their Stories Today, planning a days-long event for an expected 50,000 people would likely involve meticulous medical oversight and strict attendance caps. Fifty years ago, when more than eight times as many people than predicted showed up for Woodstock, organizers pulled off the event without either. The result...
2019-08-10, 04:13

The Latest: Woodstock 50 in talks with alternate venue WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the Woodstock 50 festival (all times local): 8:15 p.m. A principal organizer of the Woodstock 50 festival says he and others are in discussions with another venue to host the event after Watkins Glen International pulled out. Gregory Peck said organizers ̶...
2019-06-11, 04:26

Woodstock 50 denied yet another permit in upstate New York It looks like there will be no Woodstock 50 concert at Vernon Downs this year — or possibly anywhere at all — after the town voted unanimously on Tuesday night to uphold its application denial....
2019-07-17, 17:26

John Fogerty looks back on Woodstock: ‘I think we surprised ourselves’ When John Fogerty walked on stage with Creedence Clearwater Revival after midnight on Aug. 16, 1969, on Max Yasgur’s dairy farm in Bethel, he didn’t realize he was experiencing a pivotal pop culture moment in real-time. He just wanted to wake up the crowd. “My band was slated to follow the Grateful ...
2019-08-09, 21:39

Woodstock 50: Santana, Lumineers, Raconteurs drop out Woodstock 50 organizers are scrambling to stage their golden anniversary festival next month in Maryland.        ...
2019-07-31, 19:39

A 38-disc set lets you hear Woodstock’s stage A 38-disc box sets lets you hear virtually everything that was onstage at Woodstock 50 years ago -- from transcendent musical performances to warnings about bad acid...
2019-08-16, 23:13

Judge: Woodstock music festival can license its name to pot A judge says the owners of the Woodstock music festival name can license it to create a marijuana brand marking the 50th anniversary of the famed gathering....
2019-07-31, 18:39

'We knew we had something extraordinary': looking back on Woodstock, 50 years on In new documentary Woodstock: Three Days That Defined a Generation, the defining festival gets a closer look with never-before-heard insightEarly in the planning of Woodstock, 50 years ago this year, co-founder Joel Rosenmann had a hunch that he and his team were on to what would soon become a cultu...
2019-05-25, 11:13

How to Listen to Every Minute of the Original Woodstock Festival The 50th anniversary Woodstock concert may not have panned out as originally planned, but if you can’t make it to the Maryland event, here’s something you can still do to celebrate: listen to the original 1969 festival in its entirety....
2019-08-16, 12:26

Woodstock iconic photo couple still together, 50 years later Nick and Bobbi are still together and still living near the farm at Bethel Woods, in New York’s Catskills mountains, where the festival was held in 1969, on Aug. 15-18....
2019-08-13, 19:13

Woodstock’s first performer spent decades in this Village pad Benjamin Scheuer, a playwright, singer and songwriter best known for his off-Broadway show, “The Lion,” is about to list his home at 106 Waverly Place for $3.65 million — or as a $10,000-a-month rental. The (now) two-bedroom, two-bathroom condo has some musical history: Brooklyn native Richie Havens...
2019-06-27, 19:13

Melanie recalls Woodstock concert and not being paid for it Melanie, known as the First Lady of Woodstock, remembers having a supernatural experience as she walked on the rainy stage in 1969 to perform at the iconic event, though iconic isn’t how anyone would have described the day back then....
2019-08-16, 23:13

Auschwitz protesters get prison time for naked stunt WARSAW, Poland — On a cold day in March 2017, a group of young adults stripped naked at the former Auschwitz death camp and chained themselves together to the “Arbeit Macht Frei” gate as one man plunged a knife into a sheep’s body over and over again. The two organizers of the stun...
2019-05-29, 00:39

David Crosby compares new doc to 'being naked in public" Legendary musician David Crosby says his new documentary "Remember My Name" is "a little embarrassing" due to its honesty. (July 17)        ...
2019-07-17, 16:13

‘I was the naked cricket model who posed for Francis Bacon’ The artist’s friend Barry Joule says it was his physique that helped inspire a 1980s series of cricket nudesThey were some of the most arresting images Francis Bacon created: a series of paintings mainly featuring a male torso and legs, naked except for sports shoes and cricket pads.The model for th...
2019-09-14, 15:26

Cheating hubby agrees to lie naked on car after wife catches him A wife decided to humiliate her cheating husband by making him lie naked on a car in a public street in Colombia as locals laughed at him. Jairo Vargas begged his wife for forgiveness and agreed to participate in the embarrassing stunt in hopes of saving their marriage, The Sun reported. Vargas’ wif...
2019-05-30, 00:39

Shen Wei's best photograph: a naked self-portrait on a Chinese stage ‘Not knowing if anyone would walk in gave me energy and inspired my powerful stance’On a trip through Jiangxi province in south-east China two years ago, my friend and I were wandering around one of the area’s many small villages. It was tiny and empty apart from a few old men and women sitting in f...
2019-05-30, 19:52

Near-naked Australian man stops intruder by wielding didgeridoo An Australian man woken up by an intruder in his home chased the suspect off his property only in his underpants and held him at bay until police arrived armed only with a didgeridoo....
2019-06-05, 19:26

China says US trade provocations are 'naked economic terrorism' Trade tensions between the U.S. and China escalated sharply earlier after Washington accused Beijing of having "reneged" on its previous promises to make structural changes to its economic practices....
2019-05-30, 19:00

UFC legend BJ Penn got knocked out by some random, half-naked guy Professional fighters are only human, and as such, they sometimes get into altercations with random people. Most of the time, these confrontations end badly for the challenger, since tangling with an MMA fighter is usually not a good idea. For one random (seemingly) drunk guy in Hawaii, things went ...
2019-08-30, 11:39

Half-naked Australian man fights off intruder with didgeridoo An Australian dad dressed in his underpants — and armed with nothing more than a didgeridoo — chased an intruder who broke into his home, holding him at bay until fully clothed cops arrived. “I’ve noticed I run faster naked — semi-naked anyway,” Adelaide man, Kym ...
2019-06-05, 14:52

Spencer has Naked ambition for fine wine merchant The City billionaire Michael Spencer is engineering a bid for the fine wine merchant being sold as part of its owner's transformation into an online-only business....
2019-08-15, 00:52

Brooks Koepka defends going naked: Haters ‘don’t have the balls to do it’ Brooks Koepka is out there and he’s loving every minute of it. The two-time US Open champion hit back at online haters on Thursday after he posted a nude photo of himself from ESPN’s Body Issue. “It’s one of those things where all these people that talk crap and whatever on s...
2019-08-23, 19:39

Cardi B gets naked in violent music video for ‘Press’ Cardi B keeps claiming she doesn’t need more “Press, press, press, press, press” — but her raunchy new music video all but guarantees her wish is not our command. The ultra-dark clip for the “Money” rapper’s latest single, “Press,” dropped Wednesday o...
2019-06-27, 19:39

'By the time you're through security you're almost naked': Rikers Island – a cartoon The Illustrated City: as New York’s most famous jail is also one of its most secretive, artist Christopher Cardinale used his sketchbook to record his visits thereChristopher Cardinale is an artist and muralist in New York City whose work is inspired by social justice movements. He illustrated the g...
2019-09-06, 18:00

‘I launch naked into the unknown’: writers on the joy of wild swimming From ice-cold rock pools to secluded riverbanks, six authors reveal their favourite spots in the UK to dive in and find inspirationRachel Edwards, Oxfordshire Continue reading......
2019-08-10, 17:00

Woodstock 50 loses NY site for anniversary music festival The troubled Woodstock 50 music festival on Monday lost the site of a planned anniversary event in August, the latest setback for the weekend marking the famed 1969 "peace and music" festival....
2019-06-11, 00:00

Max Yasgur Rented Out His Farm for Woodstock. His Neighbors Sued Him He may not have been as hip as Jimi Hendrix, but Max Yasgur played as important a role in the original Woodstock, which took place 50 years ago, beginning Aug. 15, 1969. Woodstock’s organizers were four men in their 20s — Artie Kornfeld, Michael Lang, John Roberts and Joel Rosenman &mdas...
2019-08-15, 03:13

Miley Cyrus latest star to abandon Woodstock 50 Miley Cyrus was reported on Tuesday to have pulled out of the troubled Woodstock 50 festival, joining a string of other big names who say they will no longer take part in the official event meant to mark the anniversary of the landmark 1969 music festival....
2019-07-31, 20:52

Jay-Z, John Fogerty pull out of Woodstock 50 music festival Rap superstar Jay-Z has pulled out of the troubled Woodstock 50 music festival that is supposed to take place next month, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Friday....
2019-07-31, 20:52

How Music Festivals Became a Massive Business in the 50 Years Since Woodstock Sleeping in a tent for days to catch a glimpse of Beyoncé making history at Coachella. Crowding into a park for a surprise performance that turns out to be Dolly Parton at the Newport Folk Festival. As music festivals have taken off in popularity, these kids of experiences have become a key f...
2019-08-15, 03:13

Sex, skinny-dipping and acid trips: Behind the scenes at Woodstock Michael Lang calls hosting 600,000 strangers “the best time of my life, outside of family [events] . . . We made the dream happen — showing that people could live compassionately together — and we made it all up as we went along.”...
2019-06-30, 02:01

Woodstock 50 music festival called off due to 'unforeseen setbacks' The troubled Woodstock 50 anniversary music festival planned for August was officially canceled on Wednesday, with organizers blaming a series of "unforeseen setbacks."...
2019-08-01, 03:39

50th anniversary of Woodstock music festival celebrated Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed this week at a concert in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival....
2019-08-17, 23:26

How 'Woodstock' movie shaped festival's place in counterculture Michael Wadleigh never played a note and is not a household name, but he may be the person most responsible for securing Woodstock's place in history as the epitome of Sixties counterculture....
2019-08-13, 21:39

Woodstock 50 canceled after Miley Cyrus, The Raconteurs drop out Organizers canceled the beleaguered Woodstock 50 Music and Arts Fair on Wednesday after months of setbacks and about a dozen musical acts dropped out....
2019-08-01, 08:00

Woodstock 50 loses site for anniversary music festival The owners of a site hosting a festival to mark the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock festival have pulled out, in the latest setback for the three-day event....
2019-06-11, 03:13

How a funky Harlem music fest became the ‘Black Woodstock’ When Freddie Stone, Sly’s brother, played the Harlem Cultural Festival as guitarist and co-founder of Sly and the Family Stone in the summer of 1969, it was not yet known as the “Black Woodstock,” as it would be christened in later years. “We didn’t know that it was going to turn out to be the......
2019-08-16, 17:13

Woodstock 50 loses its venue and event producer within an hour The writing has been on the wall since April when the Woodstock 50 lost its investors, Densu Aegus Network’s Amplifi Live. The event’s organizers were determined to move forward with the festival despite the major hiccup, promising an iconic event worthy of the legendary Woodstock name. Now, Woodsto...
2019-06-11, 23:13

With glut of festivals, hard to match Woodstock magic Fifty years at Woodstock, the mystical and messy event that became the father of all musical festivals, the entertainment industry is diluted with festivals and events like it...
2019-08-16, 23:13

Don't Ask the Internet for Form Checks Thanks to the internet, you can now learn even complex, difficult lifting skills without an in-person coach. Watch some youtube videos, read some articles, then try it and video yourself. Not sure if you’ve done it right? Just post on your favorite reddit or the social network of your choice, and as...
2019-07-08, 22:13

Police: Man drugged, assaulted girl, posted naked video MIRAMAR, Fla. (AP) — Police in South Florida say an 18-year-old man drugged and sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girl he met at a party and posted a naked video of her on Instagram. Miramar police say Jorge Martinez gave the girl Percocet on Monday and took her to a home where he was staying. An arr...
2019-06-27, 20:26

Video Shows Naked Man Being Thrashed In Meghalaya, 1 Accused Identified Meghalaya Police on Wednesday said that they have identified one of the assailants in a disturbing viral video showing some youths relentlessly hitting a naked man in a village in Meghalaya's South......
2019-06-05, 23:00

London teen's body found naked in Malaysia jungle A criminal investigation into the disappearance of Franco-Irish teen Nora Quoirin is underway, after a retrieved body was confirmed as the 15-year-old....
2019-08-13, 22:26

Dog sitter caught walking around naked, kissing boyfriend on puppy cam A California pet sitter hired through embattled dog-walking app Wag was caught on a pooch cam getting hot-and-heavy with her boyfriend and sitting naked in the client’s home, according to a report. Dog owner Rosie Brown of South Bay booked 26-year-old Casey Brengle through Wag– which in the Bi...
2019-05-21, 18:26

Le’Veon Bell: I left suspected jewelry thieves naked in bed When Le’Veon Bell left his home in Hollywood, Fla., on May 25, the two women suspected of stealing more than half a million dollars worth of his property were in his bed naked. This is according to what the new Jets running back said on a 911 call, which was obtained by TMZ. When Bell......
2019-06-21, 19:13

‘Naked bikinis’ are the sexy, flesh-toned summer trend Celebs have been going buck-wild for skimpy swimwear as of late. (See: underboob, bra tops, and the infamous loincloth style for more clarity). Now, trendy brands such as Minimale Animale, TropicofC, and Frankie’s Bikinis are offering up an equally sexy — yet au natural — alternative: nude-hue...
2019-07-10, 19:26

Newest UFC champ Jessica Andrade poses naked with belt New UFC strawweight champion Jessica Andrade celebrated her victory over Rose Namajunas by posing for a picture wearing nothing but her belt. The Brazilian scored a stunning KO against the former champion this month at UFC 237 in Rio de Janeiro after slamming the American to the ground unconscious. ...
2019-05-29, 01:26

Naked protestors redress Facebook’s prude nudity policy Yesterday, the National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC) announced that Facebook will reconsider its nudity guidelines, which currently bans photographic nudity, and more controversially, “female nipples.” The news comes just days after activists stripped naked outside Facebook’s and Instagram’s ...
2019-06-06, 16:00

NHS worker who blackmailed Grindr dates with naked photos is jailed An NHS hospital worker who blackmailed a string of online dates by threatening to send naked pictures to their friends and family has been jailed for more than two years....
2019-08-22, 12:26

Naked protesters condemn nipple censorship at Facebook headquarters Demonstrators cover bodies with stickers to ensure nipples on display are ‘male’, in line with Facebook policySome were hairy. Some were pointy. Some were dark brown, some a pale pink. But the hundreds of nipples on display in front of Facebook’s New York City headquarters on Sunday were technically...
2019-06-03, 21:52

"Provoking Disputes Is Naked Economic Terrorism": China On US Trade War Provoking trade disputes is "naked economic terrorism", a senior Chinese diplomat said on Thursday, ramping up the rhetoric against the United States amid a bitter trade war that is showing no signs......
2019-05-30, 11:13

Lindsay Lohan Celebrates Her 33rd Birthday With a Naked Selfie Happy birthday, Lindsay Lohan! The actress turned 33 years old on Tuesday. To ring in the new year, the Mean Girls star took to Instagram and posted a picture of herself in her......
2019-07-02, 18:26

Hikers have a serious woody for a piece of driftwood shaped like a naked woman Tourists are hiking for miles on a remote Scottish island to catch a glimpse of a piece of driftwood shaped like a naked woman. The large piece of wood — affectionately named The Lady of Balnahard — washed ashore at the northern tip of Colonsay, Inner Hebrides. The peculiar timber near the island’s ...
2019-05-23, 22:52

In photos: Woodstock turns 50: A look back at the legendary music festival Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed August 16 to 19, 2019, at a concert at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival....
2019-08-20, 00:13

'You can still sense the love': Baby boomers revel at Woodstock 50 years on Baby boomers dressed in tie-dye, rolling wheelchairs and chasing a memory of peace and love flocked to Bethel, New York, for the weekend to mark the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, the music festival that defined 1960s counterculture....
2019-08-17, 20:39

Woodstock festival ‘pilgrims’ return to concert site 50 years later Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is hosting a series of events Thursday through Sunday at the bucolic 1969 concert site, 130 kilometres northwest of New York City....
2019-08-16, 12:26

A mecca for baby boomers: Woodstock museum keeps memory of '69 alive At the spot where the legendary festival took place 50 years ago, there's now a museum and music conference center chronicling and celebrating the history of Woodstock. But does it do justice to the historic events?...
2019-08-14, 23:26

Woodstock: How a farmer, four promoters and one couple embody the spirit of the festival To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we take a look back at the farmer, promoters and people who embodied the iconic festival.        ...
2019-08-16, 12:52

The Couple in This Famous Woodstock Album Cover Photo Is Still Together 50 Years Later For the couple seen embracing under a blanket on the cover of the Woodstock soundtrack, milestone anniversaries of the music festival in Bethel, N.Y., are usually happy occasions. Ever since LIFE magazine’s 20th anniversary commemorative edition revealed that they were the people on the cover ...
2019-08-12, 19:52

Troubled Woodstock 50 festival bids for 'great American comeback' The organizers of the troubled Woodstock 50 festival are making a last ditch attempt to save the event next month, pledging jobs and donations to community projects in a bid to win support from residents in a small town in upstate New York....
2019-07-16, 02:13

Zelfa Barrett and Lyon Woodstock show the sport of boxing how it should be done Zelfa Barrett and Lyon Woodstock tell John Evans why the're willing to face their demons inside the ring in tonight's showdown The post Zelfa Barrett and Lyon Woodstock show the sport of boxing how it should be done appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-06-15, 16:00

Court battles and cash hassles: Woodstock 50 loses its stardust Organisers are still upbeat but the future of festival to mark event’s anniversary is increasingly uncertainIt was billed as the musical event of the summer, a chance to remember a defining moment of the counterculture movement that took place in a field in upstate New York half a century ago.But ju...
2019-06-02, 10:52

Woodstock 50 music festival officially cancelled weeks before event The troubled 50th anniversary event planned for August in Maryland has been officially called offThe troubled Woodstock 50th anniversary music festival planned for August was officially canceled on Wednesday, with organizers blaming a series of “unforeseen setbacks”.The three-day festival, meant to ...
2019-07-31, 23:39

Is Woodstock 50 the Next Fyre Festival? Music Event Is Officially Canceled UPDATE: Woodstock 50 has been canceled, co-founder Michael Lang announced on Wednesday. "We are saddened that a series of unforeseen setbacks has made it impossible to put on the......
2019-07-31, 23:39

‘They Cleaned Up Pretty Well.’ What Archeologists Found at the Farm Where Woodstock Was Held Most people were pleased in the summer of 1969 at how quickly the debris was cleared away following that summer’s Woodstock Music and Arts Festival in upstate New York. When half a million people descend on a single, 600-acre farm in the midst of a hot, rainy, muddy August, you can expect a me...
2019-08-01, 13:52

Woodstock 50 festival says show back on after winning court ruling Organizers of a three-day concert marking the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival said on Wednesday the show was back on after winning a court ruling against a lead investor....
2019-05-21, 15:26

Organizers of Woodstock Anniversary Concert Win Partial Victory in Court A judge said that a company that was to finance Woodstock 50 could not unilaterally cancel the festival, but the firm does not have to return the $18 million it had taken back....
2019-05-21, 15:00

China tells US provoking trade disputes is 'naked economic terrorism' Senior official says China is ‘not afraid’ of a trade war as Beijing signals potential restrictions on rare-earth exportsProvoking trade disputes is “naked economic terrorism“, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Thursday, ramping up the rhetoric against the US amid a bitter trade war that shows no si...
2019-05-30, 22:52

Oklahoma City police say shooting of naked and unarmed teen was justified Attorneys representing an Oklahoma City suburb say police were justified when they shot and killed a naked and unarmed black teenager who authorities believed had committed a home invasion....
2019-08-09, 08:52

Taking aim at U.S., China says provoking trade disputes is 'naked economic terrorism' Provoking trade disputes is "naked economic terrorism", a senior Chinese diplomat said on Thursday, ramping up the rhetoric against the United States amid a bitter trade war that is showing no signs of ending soon....
2019-05-30, 06:52

With Jaguars In Pools, Naked Men On Scooters, Europe Faces Summer Heat An early summer heat wave across Europe is breaking monthly - and in some cities - all-time records, as the continent oven-bakes under dangerous temperatures soaring above 100 Fahrenheit, driven by......
2019-06-28, 18:52

Drunk British Air flight attendants ran naked through Singapore hotel: report A trio of British Airways flight attendants ran drunk and naked through a Singapore hotel during a layover “orgy,” a UK paper alleges — and now they face losing their jobs. “There were some frisky crew on this plane,” insiders told The Sun. “There was snogging and strip...
2019-07-06, 03:26

Studying naked mole-rats could be the key to breakthroughs in treating pain and cancer The naked mole-rat is perhaps one of the most bizarre beasts on the planet. At first glance, it looks like little more than a cocktail sausage with legs and teeth. But beneath its wrinkly pink skin, this creature’s strange and beautiful biology has me fascinated – so much so that I set up a whole re...
2019-06-20, 11:13

Unarmed, black teen who was naked shot 4 times by police: autopsy The Oklahoman reports the official autopsy conducted by medical examiner states that Isaiah Lewis suffered gunshot wounds to his face, thighs and groin....
2019-06-30, 13:01

Naked Idiot On The Field Rings In The New Premier League Season With A Dong After a short summer break, the Premier League is back. Liverpool hosted Norwich City in the first match of the season today in a game that featured five goals, several wondrous feats of athleticism, and one pitch invader who made it onto the field just long enough to show the world his dick and ass...
2019-08-10, 05:52

Knife-wielding man attacks 3 in Seattle, strips naked as he flees cops A knife-wielding man attacked three people in an apparently random assault on a downtown Seattle street early Tuesday — then stripped naked as he tried to evade cops, according to authorities and reports. The unidentified suspect waved his blade at three men outside a Nordstrom clothing store near S...
2019-07-09, 21:52

Facebook reverses ban on Led Zeppelin album cover featuring naked children Social network acknowledges ‘culturally significant image’ amid protests against its nudity policyFacebook has overturned a ban it made this week on displaying the cover of Led Zeppelin’s Houses of the Holy album, which features images of naked children.The website Ultimate Classic Rock (UCR) had po...
2019-06-21, 12:39

Irish Teen's Naked Body Found Days After She Went Missing In Malaysia Malaysian police on Tuesday found the unclothed body of an Irish teenager who went missing from a jungle resort in the Southeast Asian country 10 days ago, though it was not yet clear what caused her......
2019-08-13, 17:13

Chris Pratt Shares Naked Photo Showing His Butt and Sunburn Anyone craving lobster by any chance? Chris Pratt got a little too sizzling hot during his and Katherine Schwarzenegger's honeymoon. Actually, strike that...make that, extra......
2019-06-30, 03:52

Naked California burglary suspect arrested after getting stuck in chimney: reports A naked California man was pulled from a chimney over the weekend after he reportedly bolted from a suspected botched burglary attempt -- rambling that people were trying to kill him....
2019-08-13, 23:26

Pregnant Ashley Graham Praised Over Naked Selfie With Stretch Marks Pregnant Ashley Graham is keeping it real. The 31-year-old model and husband Justin Ervin announced on Wednesday that she is pregnant with their first child and on Sunday, she shared a......
2019-08-19, 02:26

Half-Naked Australian Man Uses Didgeridoo To Ward Off Intruder, Then Reenacts The Whole Thing Thieves in Australia, beware: Do not try to break into the house of Adelaide’s Kym Abrook. Though he’s 52 years old, he teaches Brazilian jiu-jitsu and has the ability to destroy you with a didgeridoo if it comes to that. He doesn’t even need pants to do it....
2019-06-03, 22:01

Pat Toomey: Odds for background checks better than ever President Donald Trump has wavered on expanding background checks on gun sales — but the lead GOP sponsor of the effort says there’s still a better chance of succeeding than ever before. In an interview Monday, Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey said he spoke with Trump late last week and that the presid...
2019-08-26, 23:26

The most-read fact checks so far in 2019 Our most-read fact checks have dug into President Trump’s pumped-up immigration numbers, Sen. Kamala Harris’s spin on the Republican tax cuts, the special counsel’s Russia investigation and the Democrats’ Green New Deal....
2019-07-01, 12:26

Instagram Now Fact-Checks, but Who Will Do the Checking? Facebook said it will expand its fact-checking program to Instagram. But the system is already overwhelmed, and may not be able to handle more information....
2019-08-17, 00:52

These 3 senators might win Trump over on gun background checks Pat Toomey approached Chris Murphy on the Senate floor this week with an urgent warning: We’re running out of time to sway President Donald Trump. “The president's likely close to making up his mind and he’s getting a lot of pressure from the other side,” Toomey told Murphy. “We need to get before ...
2019-09-14, 17:13

Trump says he wants to strengthen gun background checks President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he wanted to strengthen background checks for gun purchases, a policy response to two recent mass shootings that was notably absent from proposals he put before the American people in televised remarks on Monday....
2019-08-07, 16:13

Woodstock producer 'pretty bummed' at missed bid to recreate 1969 activism The man behind the failed Woodstock 50 anniversary festival said on Friday he was "pretty bummed" at losing out on a chance to encourage people to take action on global warming....
2019-08-10, 03:52

Woodstock Had Some of the Most Legendary Performances in History. But Many Attendees Never Heard a Single Note The musical lineup at Woodstock was unparalleled: Jimi Hendrix, the Who, Janis Joplin, Sly & the Family Stone and many more showed up to play at Max Yasgur’s farm in Bethel, New York, 50 years ago in August, 1969. Many of the performances that took place there are now considered legendary, tha...
2019-08-01, 19:00

No Location, Tickets TBD and 1 Act Down: All the Problems Plaguing Woodstock 50 After the Fyre Fest Debacle Peace, love and strife. On January 9, 2019, it was officially announced that Woodstock 50 would be happening, a 50th anniversary three-day concert event that would commemorate the......
2019-06-16, 12:26

A New Woodstock Doc Offers a Hippie Nostalgia Trip. But It’s Time to Think More Critically About the Festival What was it like to be at Woodstock? It’s a question that attendees have been fielding since Graham Nash regaled then-girlfriend Joni Mitchell (who’d been stuck in New York City that weekend preparing for an appearance on The Dick Cavett Show) with recollections of the incandescent exper...
2019-08-07, 22:39

Area 51 raid now a festival called AlienStock that's bound to become this generation's Woodstock If you thought that plan to “storm” Area 51 was a load of crap that stemmed from a shitposting event on Facebook, you’re...sort of correct? There will be no storming, but there will be a festival in its stead. It’s a sign of the times, really, that the 50th anniversary of the most iconic festival of...
2019-08-16, 16:26

Lovey dovey: Woodstock LP’s iconic couple still has a groovy thing goin’ As 20-year-old sweethearts, Nick Ercoline and Bobbi Kelly were immortalized as the poster (flower) children of Woodstock. A photograph of the couple — wrapped in a tender embrace and a pink blanket — became the cover of 1970’s “Woodstock: Music from the Original Soundtrack and More.” But at the time...
2019-08-09, 06:00

Woodstock photos forgotten in filing cabinet are displayed for first time, 50 years later Mark Goff, a photographer for an underground paper, took hundreds of pictures at Woodstock. The negatives were filed away and barely mentioned.        ...
2019-08-09, 12:26

Naked Tennessee man dies in crash after high-speed police chase, officials say A naked man who reportedly caused a disturbance at a Tennessee grocery store died Wednesday after he led police on a high-speed chase, authorities said....
2019-08-22, 09:52

R-Kelly charged with soliciting sex from a minor after allegedly paying 17-year-old $200 to dance naked with him Singer R Kelly has been charged with soliciting sex from a minor after allegedly paying a 17-year-old to take off her clothes and dance for him before engaging in sexual activity....
2019-08-06, 20:13

China accuses US of 'naked economic terrorism' in trade dispute – business live World’s second-largest economy is not afraid of a trade war, says senior diplomatUK car production plunges amid ‘untold damage’ of Brexit date chaosDe La Rue boss leaving after losing post-Brexit blue passport contract 10.37am BST Here’s some more from the chancellor, who was speaking in London this...
2019-05-30, 11:52

State trooper charged for ‘catfishing’ woman, threatening to leak naked photos A female New York state trooper was accused of posing as a man on a dating site and threatening to post nude images of a woman if she didn’t buy her a fake driver’s license, according to a report. Jennifer Daignault, 31, of upstate Rome, who had a texting-only relationship with a 33-year-old Nassau ...
2019-08-21, 17:26

Malaysian rescuers find naked body of British teen Nora Quoirin Malaysian rescuers on Tuesday found the naked body of British teenager Nora Quoirin, who went missing in a dense forest more than a week ago. Authorities say the dead 15-year-old was found next to a stream about 1 1/2 miles from where she went missing on Aug. 4 — an area that had previously be...
2019-08-13, 18:26

Naked intruder grabs hammer, terrorizes California woman and twin daughters A mother and her two daughters in southern California are still shaken after a man broke into their home early Saturday, took off his clothes and tried to use a hammer to break through a wall where the family had barricaded themselves....
2019-06-04, 18:52

Celebs cover naked bodies with floppy hats in daring Instagram trend KYLIE Jenner shared a naked snap on Instagram yesterday. In the saucy image, she posed in nothing but a hat. Here are other celebs who have done the same....
2019-07-15, 17:39

Naked intruder arrested after stealing items from college student’s home: police A California man was arrested early Sunday after fleeing the room of a college student who had woken up to find him lying naked next to in her bed, police said....
2019-09-09, 22:52

Florida man steals car, kills dog, chases man with ax, found naked in chicken coop: police A man who allegedly stole a car, killed a dog and possibly chickens, chased a man with an ax and was also found naked in a chicken coop, has been charged, according to police....
2019-06-06, 17:52

UK's Johnson in Paris: we will not set up border checks in Ireland British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday that under no circumstances would the United Kingdom set up border checks on the boundary between EU member Ireland and the British region of Northern Ireland....
2019-08-22, 15:13

Trump says he wants stronger gun checks, but reneged in past WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump claimed on Monday he wants legislation providing “strong background checks” for gun users, but he provided no details and has reneged on previous promises to strengthen gun laws after mass shootings. Trump tweeted Monday about the weekend shootings in Texas a...
2019-08-05, 16:13

TÜV SÜD pulls out of dam safety checks after Brazil disaster Germany's TÜV SÜD has pulled out of conducting safety assessments of dams after the collapse of a Brazilian dam it had vetted killed almost 250 people in January, the industrial inspection firm's chief executive told Reuters....
2019-08-20, 00:13

U.S. and Poland urge tough checks on 5G suppliers The United States and Poland believe suppliers of 5G network equipment should be rigorously evaluated to check whether they are subject to control by a foreign government, according to a joint declaration signed on Monday....
2019-09-02, 16:13

NRA warns Trump after he endorses background checks In the wake of the mass shootings, President Trump told lawmakers and aides privately that he is open to endorsing background checks – but the NRA chief warned him that a bill would be unpopular among his supporters, according to a report. On Wednesday, Trump gave a green light to background check l...
2019-08-08, 17:26

Trump says expanded U.S. gun background checks under consideration A bipartisan group of U.S. senators on Wednesday said they would try to revive a failed 2013 bill to close loopholes on the law requiring gun sale background checks, but were awaiting word on whether President Donald Trump will support their effort....
2019-09-12, 01:52

U.K. Age Checks for Online Porn Sites Are Delayed Rules requiring users to prove they are over 18 were postponed because officials failed to adequately notify the European Commission about the changes....
2019-06-20, 16:26

Your Social Security checks could get bigger next year. Here's how much One new estimate pegs the Social Security cost-of-living adjustment at 1.6% next year. That means the average benefits would go up by about $23.40 per month....
2019-09-13, 07:39

Trump backs away from stronger gun background checks Trump had initially showed support for strengthening the federal background check system -- so that "sick people don't get guns" -- following the massacres in Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas. But he appears to have softened his stance, telling reporters that "we have very, very strong background ch...
2019-08-20, 23:26

Trump still looking at gun background checks: Senator Murphy President Donald Trump wants to keep discussing tougher background checks for gun purchases, a leading Democratic senator on gun control said on Friday, adding that Trump's support is crucial for the U.S. Congress to pass reform legislation when it returns to work next month....
2019-08-24, 00:52

Trump again appears to back away from gun background checks Advisers warned the president that there is little support for significant action on gun control among Republican voters — and even among some Democrats....
2019-08-20, 06:13

Remembering Whitaker: 'Sweet Pea' a master of the sweet science Pernell Whitaker was one of the greatest boxers in history. Dan Rafael, Steve Kim and Mark Kriegel remember moments from Whitaker's career that made him stand out from the rest....
2019-07-15, 23:13

Sha Na Na’s Jocko Marcellino recalls opening for Jimi Hendrix at Woodstock: ‘We bathed in the pond’ It was 50 years ago when Sha Na Na opened for Jimi Hendrix at a music festival called Woodstock during the summer of 1969 — you might have heard of it....
2019-08-20, 17:52

Break Stuff explores the riots, mosh pits, and misplaced nostalgia of Woodstock ’99 In 1990, a groundbreaking exhibit by artist Robert Mapplethorpe arrived at the Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center and practically turned the city upside down. “The Perfect Moment” was a collection of 175 black-and-white photographs shot in Mapplethorpe’s signature style, including explicit depictio...
2019-07-15, 21:26

Woodstock 2019: Generations soak in the spirit on 50th anniversary of legendary festival A focal point for generational divide in 1969, the Woodstock site is now bringing folks of different ages together.        ...
2019-08-17, 16:39

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration canceled after lineup issues, financial problems "We are saddened that a series of unforeseen setbacks has made it impossible to put on the Festival we imagined," said organizer Michael Lang, a co-founder of the original Woodstock festival....
2019-07-31, 21:26

Influencer Hannah Polites Shares "Real," Naked Selfie 24 Hours After Giving Birth Hannah Polites wants you to see the naked truth of childbirth. The 28-year-old Australian model and Instagram influencer posted on her account on Wednesday a naked photo of herself 38......
2019-06-06, 21:13

I stood semi-naked in a futuristic metal chamber filled with -120 degree Celsius air, and I'd do it again anytime Whole-body cryotherapy involves standing semi-naked in an cryochamber that blasts you with air between -120 and -150 degrees Celsius. Cryotherapy first emerged as a wellness treatment for elite athletes, but has gained mainstream popularity because of its purported benefits which include pain relief...
2019-09-07, 19:52

‘Brute, Naked Fear.’ How Bashar Assad Is Using His Family’s Old Tactics to Regain His Grip on Syria In August 2014, weeks after rigged elections returned Syrian President Bashar Assad a mandate to continue holding the office he had inherited from his father, Syrian border officials denied American-Lebanese journalist Sam Dagher re-entry into the country. A senior Wall Street Journal correspondent ...
2019-05-29, 22:26

Malaysian police searching for cause of death in case of missing British teen found naked Malaysian police have yet to identify a definitive cause of death for a 15-year-old British teen who was found naked beside a small stream over a week after vanishing from her bedroom while on a family vacation, reports say....
2019-08-14, 22:26

Naked Bike Ride in Cologne joins world call for safer, cleaner streets About 60 bicyclists bared nearly all to cycle around the western city of Cologne promoting safety on the streets. German laws restrained the Naked Bike Ride motto 'bare as you dare' to a degree of modesty....
2019-07-12, 22:26

"Do These Checks": Paytm Founder's Warning After Video Of ATM Tampering Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar shared a video of an ATM machine that was tampered with along with a warning. "When using any ATM, you must do these checks," he wrote on Twitter....
2019-08-27, 12:00

Trump says wants lawmakers to take meaningful steps on gun background checks U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is on board with taking legislative action to address gun background checks, adding that there was tremendous support for common sense action....
2019-08-09, 17:00

Gas line checks cause traffic delays on eastside intersection TUCSON – Tucson fire and police departments are assisting Southwest Gas Corp with traffic control on Tucson’s eastside Thursday morning. TFD says they working line checks east of Speedway Boulevard and Kolb Road. Motorists are asked to consider alternate routes. 10:30am: Tucson Fire & @Tucson...
2019-08-16, 20:26

McConnell says gun background checks will be ‘front and center’ in fall “Background checks and red flags will probably lead the discussion,” McConnell told WHAS-AM in Louisville. He noted “there’s a lot of support” publicly for background checks....
2019-08-09, 05:39

Aretha Franklin had nearly $1M in uncashed checks when she died 1 year ago Aretha Franklin reportedly had nearly $1 million in uncashed checks at the time of her death, a new inventory of her assets found, according to newly filed court documents....
2019-08-24, 18:26

African Americans need 24-hour blood pressure checks NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Measuring blood pressure outside the clinic using 24-hour monitoring equipment is important for identifying and managing hypertension in African-Americans, a new study shows....
2019-08-20, 03:52

Andrea Dovizioso taken for hospital checks after British GP crash Andrea Dovizioso has been airlifted to Coventry hospital after a huge crash during MotoGP's British Grand Prix, with the Italian suffering temporary memory loss...
2019-08-25, 17:39

CORRECTED-TÜV SÜD pulls out of dam safety checks after Brazil disaster Germany's TÜV SÜD has pulled out of conducting safety assessments of dams after the collapse of a Brazilian dam it had vetted killed almost 250 people in January, the industrial inspection firm's chief executive told Reuters....
2019-08-20, 07:26

Citigroup fined $1.25M for inadequate background checks when hiring Citigroup hired three convicted criminals over a seven-year period after failing to run adequate background checks on more than 10,000 employees, an industry watchdog said. The Wall Street giant headed by CEO Michael Corbat agreed to pay $1.25 million in fines to the Financial Industry Regulatory Au...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Germany's Seehofer wants tougher checks on Swiss border German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer wants enhanced controls for travelers arriving from Switzerland following the killing of a boy at Frankfurt's railway station. Opposition politicians accused him of populism....
2019-08-03, 01:26

Trump Says Background Checks Would Not Have Prevented Recent Gun Violence As the United States grappled with yet another mass shooting event on Sunday, President Donald Trump said that background checks on gun purchasers would not have prevented recent gun violence in the......
2019-09-02, 11:13

Kit Harington checks into wellness center post-‘Thrones’ LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Game of Thrones” star Kit Harington has checked into a wellness retreat to work on what his representative says are “personal issues.” A representative for Harington said Tuesday the British actor was utilizing a post-“Game of Thrones” break in...
2019-05-29, 07:39

Hackers Subvert Security Checks Like the Browser Padlock Recent attacks have shown that cybercriminals have co-opted techniques and tools that people commonly use to distinguish real communications and websites from fake ones, such as the padlock in a browser window....
2019-08-16, 18:26

Trump says he has ‘tremendous support’ from GOP on ‘meaningful’ background checks President Trump said he believes he has GOP support for more extensive back ground checks. Evan Vucci / AP NBC News- President Donald Trump on Friday said he had “tremendous support” for possible new measures to tighten background checks on gun buyers, claiming that even Senate Majority Leader Mitch...
2019-08-09, 20:13

Congressman Opposes Background Checks Because, What if His Friends Want to Borrow His Gun? Instead of using logic, reason or his sworn duty to protect his constituents from being shot in the Doritos section of their local Walmart, a U.S. Congressman came up with a particularly personal reason for opposing universal background checks on firearm purchases:...
2019-09-06, 07:52

Ireland considering port checks on whole island in no-deal Brexit Ireland is exploring the idea of checking live animals and animal products from Britain as they arrive at ports on the whole island of Ireland if there is a no-deal Brexit, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday....
2019-07-12, 15:52

Chris Murphy: Trump isn't giving up on background checks Sen. Chris Murphy isn’t giving up on the long-shot effort to pass expanded gun background checks. And, he says, neither is President Donald Trump.Fresh off Thursday evening conversations with White House staffers and a recent call with the president himself, the Connecticut Democrat says it is still...
2019-08-23, 18:00

Ireland will need no-deal Brexit checks, just not at border: minister Ireland will prevent physical checks and infrastructure along its border with British-run Northern Ireland in a no-deal Brexit but will need to take "some action somewhere" to protect the EU single market, Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Tuesday....
2019-07-09, 19:00

Arming up: Gun background checks spike after 80% of mass shootings Spikes in FBI background checks for gun purchases have occurred after eight of 10 recent mass shootings, confirming the trend of Americans arming up to protect themselves....
2019-08-23, 11:39

'Grand Hotel' checks out as summer TV for 'The Bachelor' crowd Reality TV used to aspire to replicate the rhythms of scripted drama, albeit for considerably less money. Now dramas are being developed that seem to approximate the simple (or if you prefer, "guilty") pleasures of unscripted shows....
2019-06-18, 00:52

Naked triple-homicide suspect allegedly killed family of Rays minor league pitcher A crazed triple homicide suspect ran naked through a Virginia town while trying to evade police on Tuesday, according to local reports and video of the chase. The suspect, 19-year-old Matthew Bernard, allegedly killed his mother, sister, niece and a dog Tuesday morning in Pittsylvania County, near t...
2019-08-28, 09:39

Tale of the Handmaid’s knee: naked men, a wobbly bike and an accident in Berlin | Brigid Delaney's diary After escaping a cycling accident in the German capital with only a throbbing knee, I thought I had – for once – averted catastrophe Ah Berlin! Such a great city for cycling. It was a sunny day in June and two friends and I had rented some of those disposable orange bikes via an app.We sailed throug...
2019-08-01, 21:52

Virginia dad fires 39 shots at naked 'devil' who broke into family's home on first night living there: report A Virginia dad fired 39 warning shots and sparred with a naked woman who called herself "the devil" after she allegedly broke into the family's home on their first night living there, according to reports. ...
2019-07-08, 11:39

Colorado man who drove 135 mph, killed woman in crash, found dancing naked in lake afterward, sentenced A Colorado man responsible for a fatal hit-and-run —​​​​​​​ who was found after the accident dancing naked in a park — is set to spend the next three decades behind bars....
2019-07-03, 17:52

Florida man, 18, allegedly drugged, sexually assaulted girl, 15, posted naked video of her online: police A Florida man was arrested on Wednesday after he allegedly drugged a 15-year-old girl, sexually assaulted her, and posted a naked video of her on Instagram, investigators said....
2019-07-01, 17:26

'Hustlers' star Jennifer Lopez admits she was scared to dance nearly naked for '300 extras hooting and hollering' Jennifer Lopez says pulling out all the stops to authentically portray a stripper in the new film “Hustlers” was one of the scariest things she’s done in her career....
2019-09-06, 20:00

Mass shooters exploited gaps, errors in background checks Most mass shooters in the US acquired the weapons they used legally because there was nothing in their backgrounds to disqualify them, according to James Alan Fox, a criminologist with Northeastern University who has studied mass shootings for decades. But in several attacks in recent years gunmen a...
2019-09-09, 23:13

Churches conducting more background checks, but sex offenders still slipping through cracks There are more than 750,000 registered sex offenders across the country and, medical professionals explain, faith and community are often deemed a crucial part of their treatment to avoid re-offending....
2019-08-24, 13:13

U.S. Air Force C-130s back in service after checks for wing cracks All but one of the C-130 Hercules cargo aircraft grounded earlier this month by the U.S. Air Force have been inspected for cracks in wing joints and cleared for duty, the branch announced this week....
2019-08-24, 14:52

Irish border checks inevitably disruptive after no-deal Brexit: EU The European Union is still in talks with Dublin over how to organize border checks on the island of Ireland in case of a no-deal Brexit but such controls would inevitably be "disruptive", according to officials in the bloc's hub, Brussels....
2019-09-04, 14:13

U.S. and Poland urge tougher checks on foreign influence over 5G networks The United States and Poland believe suppliers of 5G network equipment should be rigorously evaluated for foreign government control, a joint declaration signed on Monday said, as Washington pressures allies to exclude China from 5G networks....
2019-09-02, 15:52

Pelosi, Schumer urge Trump to support background checks House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Monday sent a letter to President Trump urging him to support gun background check legislation that has already been passed by the House. The two Democrats called on Trump to intervene personally to “stem the endless massac...
2019-09-09, 17:13

Ireland raises prospect of some no-deal Brexit checks near border If Britain quits the European Union without a deal next month, some checks may need to take place near Ireland's border with British-run Northern Ireland, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Thursday....
2019-09-06, 01:52

Pelosi and Schumer take hard line with Trump on gun background checks Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer warned President Donald Trump on Sunday that any firearm legislation that falls short of universal background checks for gun sales “will not get the job done,” complicating delicate negotiations between the president and a group of senators.Trump has...
2019-09-16, 08:13

Top Democrats tell Trump gun bill must include universal background checks Top Democrats in Congress told Republican President Donald Trump on Sunday that any gun control legislation that falls short of universal background checks for gun sales “will not get the job done."...
2019-09-16, 02:52

New Jersey suspects swiped $450K in checks after looting mailboxes: DOJ Four New Jersey men were charged Wednesday for stealing $450,000 in checks from dozens of mail collection boxes, the Department of Justice announced Wednesday. The Paterson men — Aneuris Henriquez-Lopez, 24, Eleazer Peralta, 19, Fernando Santiago, 26, and Rikinson Rodriguez-Sanchez, 25 — allegedly r...
2019-08-22, 04:52

Democrats press for stricter U.S. gun-sale checks, Trump non-committal Democrats in the U.S. Congress pledged on Monday to intensify pressure for stricter gun-sale background check legislation, citing strong public backing for the measure, but received no sign of support yet from President Donald Trump....
2019-09-10, 10:00

Trump Reverses Course on Gun Control Again, Says He Backs Tighter Background Checks (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again backed tighter background checks for gun purchases, but said he wants to be careful that closing what he calls “loopholes” doesn’t clear the way for more gun control. Speaking to reporters as he departed the White ...
2019-08-22, 01:39

Arizona man admits burying mom in yard to keep collecting her checks, officials say Daniel Shannon, 66, is facing multiple charges after authorities found his mother's body buried on his property.        ...
2019-05-24, 00:13

President Donald Trump on 'meaningful' background checks: 'I really want to see it happen' Before heading to his resort in New Jersey Friday, President Donald Trump called for meaningful background checks for gun purchases -- following what he said was a "great talk" with the top two Democrats in Congress....
2019-08-09, 20:39

McConnell: Background checks, red flag laws will be ‘front and center’ Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday that strengthening background checks and red flag laws will “lead the discussion” on addressing gun violence in the wake of two mass shootings that left at least 31 people dead. McConnell’s remarks on a Kentucky news radio show follow a conversati...
2019-08-09, 03:26

Dems pressure McConnell to hold votes on background checks House Democrats are demanding Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell immediately return to Washington so the Senate can vote on gun control legislation in the wake of two deadly mass shootings over the weekend that left at least 31 people dead. In a letter likely to be delivered Wednesday, Democrats...
2019-08-06, 23:52

Pelosi, Schumer to Trump: Gun control must include background checks Congressional Democratic leaders warned President Trump on Sunday that any proposal on gun control must include a House-passed bill to expand background checks for gun purchases -- or else risk no legislation at all....
2019-09-16, 15:00

$6.5M lottery ticket nearly trashed when granddaughter checks wrong numbers An Oregon Lottery player said he almost missed out on a $6.5 million lottery jackpot when his granddaughter checked the numbers for the wrong drawing....
2019-08-05, 21:00

China plans to toughen emission checks on steel mills China will continue to enforce production restrictions in heavy industry in winter this year and will tighten its emission assessment on steel mills when granting exemptions from curbs already in place, an environment ministry official said on Saturday....
2019-07-13, 13:39

Mexican manufacturers demand background checks for migrant labor Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has promised thousands of jobs to migrants waiting on the northern border for U.S. asylum, but some employers are refusing to hire them unless the government screens for potential criminals....
2019-07-03, 07:39

Mexico Reinforces Checks Amid U.S. Pressure Over Migrant Flow COMITAN, Mexico (AP) — Mexican authorities increased immigration enforcement along well-traveled routes for migrants in southern Mexico over the weekend, checking identifications, pulling migrants off public transport and intercepting four trucks packed with nearly 800 migrants.The National Mi...
2019-06-17, 13:13

Mexico reinforces checks amid US pressure over migrant flow Mexican authorities stepped up revisions along well-traveled routes for migrants in southern Mexico over the weekend, checking identifications, pulling migrants off public transport and intercepting four trucks packed with nearly 800 migrants...
2019-06-17, 05:00

Proactive checks on crypto risks needed, global watchdog FSB says Regulators need to step up risk assessments of the cryptocurrency sector as current rules are patchy, and quick technological change may lead to gaps in policies on digital money, the global financial stability watchdog said....
2019-05-31, 15:26

Kit Harington Checks Into Treatment Center to Work on "Personal Issues" Kit Harington is putting his health first. The 32-year-old Game of Thrones star has checked into a wellness retreat. "Kit has decided to utilize this break in his schedule as an......
2019-05-29, 03:39

ITF 'satisfied' with Islamabad security plan as India advises more checks Tennis chiefs are satisfied with the current safety plan in place for next month's Davis Cup tie between Pakistan and India in Islamabad even after the latter asked for another round of security assessment....
2019-08-13, 09:13

How Online Gun Sales Can Exploit a Major Loophole in Background Checks Federal law doesn’t require private gun sellers to make background checks so millions of guns are sold without them. The internet has made these sales much easier....
2019-08-14, 02:00

Kit Harington checks into wellness retreat after 'Game of Thrones' finale "Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington has reportedly checked into a wellness retreat to deal with "personal issues," after the blockbuster series came to an end....
2019-05-29, 19:00

Philippines checks for African swine fever as pig deaths rise The Philippines has set up a crisis management team to determine if the deadly African swine fever virus has reached the country after officials detected a rise in pig deaths in some areas....
2019-08-19, 08:52

Trump says he is convinced Senate leader wants background checks bill President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he was convinced that Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell wants to move legislation to toughen background checks for gun purchases, expressing optimism that Congress will act on the issue....
2019-08-13, 22:26

The Naked Truth: Were Whoopi Goldberg’s Opinions on the Risks of Nude Photos Victim Blaming or Common Sense? Kids, we need to talk. Namely, we need to talk about a modern phenomenon with some very well-documented consequences: sharing nude photos....
2019-06-19, 21:26

France likely to use border checks as 'political tool' after no-deal Brexit: UK's Hammond France is likely to threaten delays on its border with Britain to exert political leverage if there is a no-deal Brexit, British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Wednesday....
2019-07-11, 03:26

McConnell: Democrat ‘Theatrics’ Won’t Bring a Vote on Background Checks for Guns (WASHINGTON) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that Democrats are engaging in “theatrics” over gun control legislation. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi warned that “people are dying” because the Senate leader refuses to act. After a summer of devastating ...
2019-09-11, 19:52

BTCC checks all crash structures after heavy crashes in 2019 season British Touring Car Championship technical chiefs inspected the crash structures of all car types ahead of racing at Oulton Park to make sure they conform correctly following recent high-profile crashes...
2019-06-30, 18:39

Meghalaya Fears Spillover Effect After Assam NRC, Increases Border Checks The NRC exercise in Assam has led to pressure on its border with Meghalaya, Chief Minister Conrad Sangma informed the state assembly, adding that people had been stopped at check posts because they......
2019-09-11, 08:52

Exclusive: Checks to be ordered after 2017 Airbus A380 engine explosion Investigators probing an engine explosion on an Air France A380 in 2017 are studying a possible manufacturing flaw with a key part in a move likely to trigger checks on dozens of Airbus superjumbos worldwide, people familiar with the matter said....
2019-08-21, 16:39

Texas shooting: Trump says background checks wouldn’t have prevented massacre WASHINGTON – President Trump on Sunday called the Texas shooter “a very sick person” but suggested that background checks wouldn’t have stopped the most recent massacre that left seven people dead and more than 20 wounded. “Background checks – I will say that for the most part, sadly, if...
2019-09-01, 19:52

AOC knocks fellow Dems for refusing to pass 'accountability' checks on CBP funding Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. has taken aim at her fellow lawmakers, including those in her own party, for failing to pass measures that would monitor how Customs and Border Protection (CBP) uses congressional funding....
2019-07-02, 21:13

NFL star Michael Bennett skips direct deposits and keeps checks 'until the end of the season' Despite making tens of millions of dollars throughout his NFL career, New England Patriots defensive end Michael Bennett said he saves most of his earnings and operates on a fixed budget....
2019-09-10, 15:39

Fact-checks on fake news rarely reaches most affected communities BRUSSELS – The European Union has called on Facebook and other platforms to invest more in fact-checking, but a new study shows those efforts may rarely reach the communities worst affected by fake news. The analysis by big-data firm Alto Data Analytics over a three-month period ahead of this ...
2019-07-11, 23:13

This keyboard app spell-checks gender bias to challenge how we talk to girls Language is not gender-neutral, and it’s time to identify and challenge the societal structure that systematically stops all women from thriving — one of these structures is gendered language and the patriarchal ideas built into it. One project hoping to change perceptions around everyday, gender-bi...
2019-06-06, 16:00

Consider survivor benefits, life expectancy when collecting Social Security checks Not everyone's an expert on Social Security. But planning ahead and understanding survivor benefits can avoid budget disaster after a spouse's death.       ...
2019-08-07, 13:00

Democratic leaders assail Trump's apparent reversal on background checks Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi are lamenting President Donald Trump's apparent about-face on enhanced backgrounds for firearm sales, with Schumer calling the move "not only disappointing but also heartbreaking."Trump told reporters this weekend he will look "very strongly" at ideas from both Democra...
2019-08-20, 03:00

Past Flip-Flops Cloud Trump’s Position on Background Checks Whether the president’s support is real or another momentary reversal will determine if Congress passes the first new federal gun control measures in years....
2019-08-10, 02:52

Ain't No Way: Estate Conflict Reveals Aretha Franklin Once Kept $750,000 in Uncashed Checks in Her Purse The battle over Aretha Franklin’s estate has gotten capital M-MESSY, requiring a long, drawn-out court hearing this week in which deep familial divisions—and some pretty shocking details about the late great singer’s finances—were on full display....
2019-08-08, 02:39

Dozens of Airbus A380s face urgent checks after cracked part dug from ice Investigators probing an engine explosion on an Air France A380 in 2017 are studying a possible manufacturing flaw in a recently salvaged cracked part in a move likely to trigger urgent checks on dozens of Airbus superjumbos, people familiar with the matter said....
2019-08-21, 21:39

Trump says Mitch McConnell 'totally on board' with background checks – live Senate majority leader’s team says McConnell only committed to a ‘discussion’ on the issue while president also takes swipe at BidenSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 4.41pm BST Deflecting a question about the children who were left abandoned after Ice raids in Mississippi, Trump ...
2019-08-09, 17:52

Denmark mulls tighter border checks with Sweden after Copenhagen bombing A Swedish man has been arrested and an arrest warrant issued for another over the bombing of a government agency in Copenhagen. Denmark said it was considering strengthening border controls with Sweden in response....
2019-08-14, 23:26

Beto O'Rourke gun plan calls for mandatory buybacks, universal sale checks Democrat Beto O'Rourke, having resumed his campaign, detailed a plan Friday to curb gun violence by imposing a national gun licensing system and registry, and a mandatory buyback program for assault weapons....
2019-08-17, 05:52

Facebook Fact-Checks Fake Viral Video Of "Drunk" Nancy Pelosi Facebook has decided to show fact-check results of a viral tampered video, instead of removing it,slowed down intentionally to show US Speaker Nancy Pelosi talk in a slurred tongue....
2019-05-25, 15:00

One of Kurt Cobain's old royalty checks was found in the basement of a Seattle record store The owner of Seattle’s famous Easy Street Records has discovered a buried treasure in its basement. Matt Vaughan found a royalty check addressed to cultural icon Kurt Cobain with a value of $26.57 (closer to $50 in 2019) dated March 6, 1991, which was a whole six months before Nirvana found fame wit...
2019-09-07, 17:52

In call with Trump, Pelosi and Schumer say any gun bill that doesn’t include background checks ‘will not get the job done’ The two Democratic leaders urged the president to endorse House-passed gun measures and pledged to join him for a “historic signing ceremony at the Rose Garden” if the legislation is passed....
2019-09-15, 20:52

Trump flips stance on gun background checks, citing ‘very strong’ laws in place His move echoes a similar backpedaling that occurred after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida last yearDonald Trump has again walked back his support for legislation that would tighten background checks on gun sales after a pair of mass shootings left 31 people dead earlier this month.In the i...
2019-08-21, 04:00

Dan Crenshaw fact-checks NYT writer who wrongly accused him of not supporting 9/11 victims fund Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Tex, had a sharp response to a New York Times writer who accused him of not supporting the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, urging the liberal journalist to "check his facts."...
2019-06-12, 11:52

Trump vows ‘urgent resolve’ on background checks after mass shootings, provides no details Trump suggested Monday that a background check bill could be paired with his long-sought effort to toughen the nation's immigration system. But he didn't say how....
2019-08-05, 18:13

Trump pushes for ‘strong background checks’ after 2 mass shootings claim 29 lives Trump suggested Monday that a background check bill could be paired with his long-sought effort to toughen the nation's immigration system. But he didn't say how....
2019-08-05, 15:13

NRA spent $1.6 million lobbying against tougher background checks in run-up to latest mass shootings Calls for tougher background checks and gun control in general have increased yet again in the wake of three mass shootings in California, Texas and Ohio that have left more than 30 people dead....
2019-08-06, 07:26

Trump Wants ‘Strong Background Checks’ After Mass Shootings but Ties Them to Immigration Laws President Trump’s comments, made in an early morning Twitter post, come as the country mourns two deadly mass shootings over the weekend in Texas and Ohio....
2019-08-05, 16:13

Congolese soldiers to force hand-washing, fever checks after Ebola emergency declaration The World Health Organization has declared a global health emergency over the long-simmering Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.        ...
2019-07-18, 20:26

Top Democrats renew call for Senate to come back into session to pass background checks legislation Top congressional Democrats renewed calls on Monday for the Senate to reconvene and pass background check legislation in the wake of two mass shootings over the weekend....
2019-08-06, 02:00

Push for 'red flag' laws, background checks gains steam in wake of mass shootings The push for so-called "red flag" laws and stronger background checks is gaining steam amid apparent support from President Trump and Democrats in Congress in the wake of the two mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, though it presents a delicate challenge for the president as he works to assure his...
2019-08-17, 08:39

White House pushes back after NRA claims Trump said universal background checks off the table The White House pushed back late Tuesday on claims by the National Rifle Association (NRA) that President Trump said universal background checks were off the table, amid an ongoing push for legislative action following two deadly mass shootings earlier this month....
2019-08-21, 04:00

Dayton and El Paso Shootings: Trump Links Call for Background Checks to Immigration Laws Mourners in El Paso and Dayton implored lawmakers for gun control, while President Trump suggested “marrying” tougher background checks to new immigration laws....
2019-08-05, 16:13

Trump Suggests ‘Marrying’ Background Checks With Immigration Reform After Weekend Bloodshed Across America President Donald Trump on Monday suggested Congress should consider “marrying” gun control legislation with immigration reform, following two mass shootings in which 29 people were killed in less than 24 hours — one of which happened in the border town of El Paso, Texas, where seve...
2019-08-05, 16:39

Democrats demand McConnell convene Senate to pass background checks after mass shootings As the nation reeled Sunday morning from news of a second mass shooting in the span of 13 hours, Democratic lawmakers began demanding that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell take action this week on long-stalled gun control legislation they argue could help prevent the next large-scale tragedy....
2019-08-05, 03:39

Brooke Mueller, Charlie Sheen's ex, checks into trauma center after video of her allegedly doing drugs leaks Charlie Sheen’s ex-wife, Brooke Mueller, checked herself into a trauma center after a video leaked allegedly showing the 41-year-old actress doing drugs in a van....
2019-08-10, 09:52

Exclusive: Echo chambers - Fake news fact-checks hobbled by low reach, study shows The European Union has called on Facebook and other platforms to invest more in fact-checking, but a new study shows those efforts may rarely reach the communities worst affected by fake news....
2019-07-11, 11:26

Prison guards watching Jeffrey Epstein reportedly fell asleep through checks and falsified records The two prison guards assigned to monitor registered sex offender Jeffrey Epstein fell asleep during their shift and failed to check on Epstein for three hours the night he died of an apparent suicide, multiple sources told The New York Times. They are alleged to have falsified records to hide the m...
2019-08-15, 02:39

Ryan Murphy to keep earning his Netflix checks with Chorus Line series and Andy Warhol documentary After getting a truck full of money from Netflix, some TV creators would embrace the opportunity to stop trying so hard and just throw some spaghetti at the wall. If something sticks, good. If not, the truck is still in the driveway and most of the money hasn’t blown away. That’s not what Ryan Murph...
2019-09-04, 14:39

NRA Head Reportedly Called Trump to Warn Him That Pushing Firearm Background Checks Wouldn’t Play Well With His Base Vladimir Putin’s most beloved Russian operative walked onto the White House lawn and told the press that he was “all in favor” of “background checks like we’ve never had before.”...
2019-08-09, 02:26

AV-Comparatives found a flaw in a macOS security feature that allowed unidentified apps to run (bypassing Gatekeeper checks) In spring of 2019, AV-Comparatives ran a team-building event, in which their research team was asked to find security bugs on macOS. This was actually planned as a nice afternoon with co-operative activities and some pizza, but it happened that they found a security flaw on macOS Mojave 10.14.4 and ...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Who plays freaky (and naked) Mrs. Kersh in 'It 2'? Meet 86-year-old Joan Gregson Creepy Mrs. Kersh stole the first "It: Chapter 2" trailer. Meet Joan Gregson, 86, who stars in her first horror movie and first nude scene.        ...
2019-09-06, 22:52

Who plays freaky (naked) Mrs. Kersh in 'It Chapter 2'? Meet 86-year-old Joan Gregson Creepy Mrs. Kersh stole the first "It: Chapter 2" trailer. Meet Joan Gregson, 86, who stars in her first horror movie and first nude scene.        ...
2019-09-10, 20:26

Famous Woodstock 'couple' will return for 50th anniversary event Subjects of famed 'Woodstock' photo will return to Bethel Woods for 50th anniversary of celebration        ...
2019-05-21, 19:26

Donnie Wahlberg starved for Vincent Gray in 'Sixth Sense,' wanted to play him naked Donnie Wahlberg had to prove himself, and suffer for real, playing Vincent Gray in "The Sixth Sense" 20 years ago. "I went to a really dark place."        ...
2019-08-17, 04:26

Virginia police were searching for a 'very dangerous' murder suspect. He was caught naked, TV video shows Matthew Bernard ran at a reporter at the scene, was maced by an officer and choked a church caretaker — all while naked, television video shows.        ...
2019-08-28, 08:39

Ohio Gov. DeWine proposes 'red flag' law, expanding background checks for gun sales Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine proposed a "red flag" law to remove guns from potentially violent people and universal background checks for gun sales.        ...
2019-08-06, 21:26

Sheryl Crow recalls Woodstock '99 was the 'single worst gig,' 20 years later On the 20th anniversary of Woodstock '99, Sheryl Crow is remembering it as the 'single worst gig' of her career.        ...
2019-07-25, 04:13

Trump: 'I have an appetite for background checks' President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again backed tighter background checks for gun purchases, but said he wants to be careful that closing what he calls "loopholes" doesn't clear the way for more gun control. (Aug. 21)        ...
2019-08-22, 16:26

Woodstock co-founder on failed 50th: 'It's not been surprising that we weren't able to pull this off' After Woodstock organizers called off the 50th anniversary concerts, co-founder Michael Lang summed up the drama: “It’s been a really bizarre trip.”        ...
2019-08-05, 21:26

'Game of Thrones' star Kit Harington checks into wellness retreat for 'personal issues' "Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington is taking time away from the spotlight to work on "some personal issues."        ...
2019-05-29, 08:13

Greatest concert films of all time, from 'Woodstock' to 'U2 3D' What's the greatest concert films of all time? From "Woodstock" to "U2 3D" and more, 24/7 Tempo compiled a list baed off of critic and audience ratings.        ...
2019-08-10, 00:52

Katy Perry teases lyrics to new song 'Small Talk': 'Isn’t it weird that you’ve seen me naked' The 34-year-old singer posted several images of personalized notes, each featuring potential lyrics for a new song.        ...
2019-08-07, 22:39

Katy Perry shares new song 'Small Talk': 'Isn’t it weird that you’ve seen me naked' The 34-year-old singer previously posted several images of personalized notes, each featuring lyrics for the new song.        ...
2019-08-10, 04:39

Ex-journalists of Turkey's opposition daily Cumhuriyet freed from prison Five former journalists and a cartoonist from opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet have been released after 142 days behind bars on assisting terrorism charges. The men were greeted by supporters and family on their release....
2019-09-13, 01:00

Jurassic crocodile species identified 250 years after fossil discovery More than 250 years after an ancient crocodile's skull was found in Germany, scientists have finally confirmed the identity of the fossil as the now-extinct species Mystriosaurus laurillardi....
2019-09-13, 01:00

New Jersey parents sue fertility clinic after mix-up results in daughter having different biological father: reports A New Jersey couple is suing a fertility clinic after claiming that their daughter, who began to develop “Asian features” shortly after birth, was accidentally conceived using the sperm of an unknown donor, reports say. ...
2019-09-13, 01:26

Vincent Parco to sue Brooklyn DA over ‘false’ press release on sex-romp filming Former TV gumshoe Vincent Parco plans to sue the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office over its announcement of his prison sentence for illegally filming a steamy sexcapade on behalf of a pedophile — claiming the press release unfairly paints him as a child sex abuser. Parco, the 69-year-o...
2019-09-13, 01:26

Angry Success Academy parent petitions de Blasio for classroom space A frustrated Success Academy parent delivered a petition with 11,000 signatures to City Hall Thursday, demanding classroom space in southeastern Queens. The charter school network contends that Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Department of Education are purposefully withholding seats for elementary sch...
2019-09-13, 01:26

New Jersey expected to announce vaping restrictions within weeks Within weeks, New Jersey could become the latest state to restrict e-cigarette use, with the governor on Thursday launching a task force to find ways to curb vaping, linked by U.S. health officials to hundreds of respiratory illnesses and a half-dozen deaths....
2019-09-13, 01:26

UAW leader charged with embezzling union funds amid contract talks with Detroit automakers The charges come as the union negotiates new contracts with the Detroit automakers and two weeks after federal officials raided the leader's home and office....
2019-09-13, 01:52

'Harry Potter' author JK Rowling gives $18.8 million gift for MS research "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling made an $18.8 million donation for research into multiple sclerosis treatment at a center named for her mother.        ...
2019-09-13, 01:52

Kim Kardashian Says She'd Do a Simple Life Style Show With Khloe in Wyoming Could Khloe Kardashian be joining Kim Kardashian and Kanye West in the great state of Wyoming? Well, if Kim had her way--and the room in her schedule--she would bring her sis Khloe with......
2019-09-13, 02:13

Land Rover Discovery Sport 2019 review New Discovery Sport is comfortable, refined and incredibly well mannered – as long as you drive it sensibly Make no mistake: there’s a lot more that’s new about this updated Land Rover Discovery Sport than immediately meets the eye. Sure, it looks largely the same as it has since the original mode...
2019-09-13, 02:13

Trump says people want to work for him because he’s ‘a lot of fun’ A small crowd of people are practically tripping over each other to be the next national security adviser — because “it’s a lot of fun to work with Donald Trump,” the president boasted of himself on Thursday night. “We have 15 candidates,” Trump told reporters of ...
2019-09-13, 03:00

Microsoft will livestream its October 2 Surface event, suggesting big reveals In late August, we learned Microsoft was planning its next Surface event for October 2nd – although the fact that it was announcing hardware was more of an assumption than an official confirmation. But today Microsoft sent out a second, formal invite to journalists, and it’s now clear the company is...
2019-09-13, 03:52

Toronto Film Festival wrap-up: The best and worst movies With 245 feature films showing this year, it’s impossible to see everything at the bustling Toronto International Film Festival. But after a week of filmgoing and industry buzz, some themes and potential Oscar races have taken shape. The big crowd-pleasers at TIFF were wildly diverse in tone a...
2019-09-13, 03:52

Tropical storm warning issued in Bahamas as potential storm develops Forecasters on Thursday continued to keep a close eye on Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine, a cluster of showers and thunderstorms slowly organizing over the Bahamas....
2019-09-13, 04:13

Callum Shinkwin shoots 66 to lead KLM Open after 1st round Unheralded Callum Shinkwin shot five birdies and an eagle Thursday on his way to a 6-under 66 and a one-shot lead after the first round of the 100th edition of the KLM Open        ...
2019-09-13, 04:39

Before Signing Up for a Subscription, Calculate the Annual Cost How many subscriptions do you pay for each month? Your money zips away via autopay, and you grow accustom to the benefits of such memberships: The trial-size makeup box. The monthly video-game t-shirt subscription. That app that lets you customize at-home yoga routines. The $10 or $20 per month may ...
2019-09-13, 05:00

Quick Ways to Connect with Your Kids When You're Busy It would be great if we had all the time in the world to connect with our kids. We know this time while they’re little is fleeting. We know one day we’ll look back and wish we’d gotten down on the floor to play with the trains more, had read to them more or had lingered longer over their endless que...
2019-09-13, 05:00

Golf: Rookie of the year Im celebrates with Greenbrier ace A day after winning the Arnold Palmer Award as the 2018-19 PGA Tour Rookie of the Year, Im Sung-jae celebrated the start of the new season in style with a hole-in-one during the opening round at the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia on Thursday....
2019-09-13, 05:00

Tyson Fury can make Deontay Wilder ‘look silly’ in rematch, says trainer They have to get through their next fights, Tyson Fury against Otto Wallin and Wilder a rematch against Luis Ortiz, before meeting again The post Tyson Fury can make Deontay Wilder ‘look silly’ in rematch, says trainer appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-13, 06:26

Best laptop sales in Australia: Cheap laptops to buy in September 2019 If you're looking for a cheap laptop or a mammoth saving on a premium portable computer, you've come to the right place. We've scoured the web for savings – from the usual suspects to the niche deal sites – and rounded up all the genuine and worthwhile specials in one ne...
2019-09-13, 06:52

More GoPro Hero8 Black details revealed in latest batch of leaked images It's that time of year when we expect GoPro to announce a new generation of action cameras and the leaks have already started coming in. A month after the first batch of images appeared online, German tech site WinFuture has published plenty more, revealing a few more details about the upcoming...
2019-09-13, 06:52

New GOP PAC Launches With Ad Looking to Ride Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Popularity A new Republican PAC aimed at elevating “the next generation of Republicans” debuted during Democratic presidential debate on Thursday with an ad featuring Republican darling/foe, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY)....
2019-09-13, 06:52

NYPD sergeants honored for heroics at ceremony in Brooklyn When NYPD Sgt. Roger “RJ” Coleman saw a man with tattoos on his face and neck on a Manhattan subway platform back in May, he knew he was looking at the killer from a wanted poster that he had just handed out to his cops. “We were all looking for this guy,” Coleman told The......
2019-09-13, 07:13

Watch: Las Vegas woman spins world's largest hula hoop A Las Vegas woman who broke the Guinness World Record for largest hula hoop spun by a female said she had to wear a protective vest to keep from damaging her ribs....
2019-09-13, 07:13

Best multivitamins for different men There are many different versions of multivitamin and mineral supplements for men. We discuss the various types, who might benefit from taking multivitamins, and the risks....
2019-09-13, 07:39

A New Report Says U.S. Airline Carbon Emissions Are Growing Fast U.S. airlines are increasing their emissions of climate-changing gases much faster than they are boosting fuel efficiency, according to an environmental group’s report. The International Council on Clean Transportation said Thursday that carbon dioxide emissions and fuel burning rose 7% from 2...
2019-09-13, 07:39

Apple put a hilarious Easter egg in its iPhone 11 event roundup video Apple unveiled quite a few products earlier this week during its iPhone 11 event — not just the new iPhones we’ve all been waiting to see. We learned the pricing structure for Apple’s new services, we got a new Apple Watch as well as trio of health studies, and a brand new affordab...
2019-09-13, 07:39

2019 Frankfurt Motor Show: Continental Showcases Autonomous Robo-Taxi With Robo-Taxis, Continental is looking at an emission-free transport which will help pick or drop people which will considerably reduces the need for infrastructure....
2019-09-13, 08:26

| After Rookie of Year campaign Im opens PGA season with ace South Korea's Im Sung-jae is wasting no time building on his US PGA Tour Rookie of the Year honors, by notching the first hole in one of the 2019-20 season....
2019-09-13, 10:00

Andrew Yang Plans To Give Out $1,000 A Month to 10 Families. That May Be a Violation of Election Law, Experts Say Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang plans to announce at the debate in Houston tonight that his campaign will give 10 additional families $1,000 per month for a year, according to prepared remarks provided to TIME. But the gifts, which are meant to highlight the cornerstone campaign propo...
2019-09-13, 10:52

The New Resident Evil Is Good (So Far) I’ll be honest. When Project Resistance was announced, I was skeptical. A mutliplayer Resident Evil? Surely, that cannot work, I thought. At the Tokyo Game Show, I got hands-on with Project Resistance, and from what I played, I realized that, yes, yes it can....
2019-09-13, 10:52

Russia plans excise taxes on e-cigarettes: reports Russia's healthcare ministry has drafted a bill to introduce excise taxes on electronic cigarettes, Russian news agencies reported on Friday, citing minister Veronika Skvortsova....
2019-09-13, 11:39

TechRadar 2019 mobile device survey - it's time to have your say The last year has been full of exciting developments in the mobile phone market. It's now harder than ever to decide on the device most of us can't live without, and that's why TechRadar is launching its latest survey to learn what mobile products and technologies you think are h...
2019-09-13, 12:26

How Netflix's Unbelievable Brings a Harrowing True Story to Life When teenager Marie Adler reported being raped by an intruder in her home in Lynnwood, Washington in August 2008, her life was upended in ways she couldn't have even begun to......
2019-09-13, 12:26

'Resident Evil' stuntwoman sues producers after film stunt results in injuries, amputation Olivia Jackson, who suffered severe injuries and an arm amputation after filming a stunt for 'Resident Evil: The Final Chapter,' is suing producers.        ...
2019-09-13, 12:52

Northernmost hotel in the world to open at the North Pole Ever dreamed of spending the night in an igloo at the North Pole? For one month only, travelers will have the opportunity to do just that -- provided they've got a spare $100,000....
2019-09-13, 13:13

Belichick ensures everything with the Patriots is always different. Except winning The most fearsome franchise in US sports won it all again last year – and, based on early evidence, they’ve somehow managed to improveAnother year, another week, another big win for the Patriots. It doesn’t matter if the coaching staff is ripped apart, or if the greatest tight end to ever play the g...
2019-09-13, 13:13

Adam Sandler’s sweetness makes The Wedding Singer a rom-com worth growing old with Robbie Hart (Adam Sandler) and Julia Sullivan (Drew Barrymore) make each other laugh. That’s a surprisingly rare occurrence in romantic comedies, where the jokes are usually reserved for the audience’s benefit. And it’s not just Barrymore’s guileless cater waiter laughing at the madcap antics of San...
2019-09-13, 13:13

The Latest: Nagasaki archbishop welcomes Francis’ visit The archbishop of Nagasaki has welcomed Pope Francis’ visit in November, referring to how the pope distributed a photo of a child survivor of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki...
2019-09-13, 14:26

Pope Francis to visit Thailand, Japan in November Pope Francis will visit Thailand and Japan in November in a visit expected to highlight his call for complete nuclear disarmament and honor the small Catholic communities in each country...
2019-09-13, 14:26

Athletic Club's Dani Garcia on Aritz Aduriz's 'incredible' winner vs Barcelona and European dreams Athletic Club midfielder Dani Garcia says Aritz Aduriz' winner against Barcelona on the opening weekend of the season was 'incredible' and has backed the Basques to chase European qualification after their excellent start to the season....
2019-09-13, 15:13

Aston Martin said to weigh new bonds as cash pressures mount, report says The new financing would be expected to bolster Aston Martin's liquidity until it launches full production of a new utility vehicle -- the DBX -- in early 2020, Bloomberg reported....
2019-09-13, 15:39

Maritime Regulator Says Shipping Environmental Efforts 'Set to Go' The maritime industry is moving full steam ahead toward overhauling how ships get their power despite dissent from some vessel owners over the impact to their operations and concerns from shipping customers over how costs will be shared across supply chains....
2019-09-13, 15:39

At $25,000, Is This 1965 AC Cobra Replica A Super Deal, Or Just Super Blasphemous? Hold onto your hats, friends. Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Cobra replica is built on none other than the original car’s most bitter rival, the Chevy Corvette. Once you recover from that shocking revelation, we’ll get down to its price....
2019-09-13, 16:00

The very best and worst Stephen King movies (including 'It 2'), ranked There have been winners and clunkers in the Stephen King film canon, and we're ranking the best and the worst (including the new 'It: Chapter Two').        ...
2019-09-13, 16:00

TfL Tube workers to strike over 'explosion in passenger violence' Workers on parts of London Underground will take industrial action over claims there has been an "explosion" of passenger violence and anti-social behaviour....
2019-09-13, 16:26

One Nation Tories are flocking to Lib Dems to escape Boris Johnson's narrow little cult, says Sir Vince Cable One Nation Conservatives are flocking to the Liberal Democrats as Boris Johnson's Tory Party "retreats into a narrow little cult", Sir Vince Cable said today....
2019-09-13, 16:26

Top desktop as a service (DaaS) providers: Amazon, Citrix, Microsoft, VMware, and more Desktop as a service adoption lags behind on-premise VDI, but the popularity of cloud-hosted desktops is growing. Here's a look at the top DaaS providers and their services....
2019-09-13, 16:52

A full moon will rise Friday the 13th. Here's why it's so rare - and why it'll look small A stunning harvest moon will rise in the eastern sky on Friday the 13th. It's also a micromoon, too, which means it's an unusually small full moon        ...
2019-09-13, 16:52

| Hazard to make Real Madrid debut in La Liga Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said that big-money signing Eden Hazard has been passed fit and will make his long-awaited La Liga debut against Levante....
2019-09-13, 17:13

| Froome happy to be alive as he targets 5th Tour title Chris Froome admits he is "grateful to be alive" after a horrific high speed crash into a wall in June that left the four-time Tour de France winner with multiple fractures....
2019-09-13, 17:13

Connecticut says 11 people have been hospitalized due to severe lung injury linked to vaping Connecticut state public health officials joined the call for consumers to stop using electronic cigarettes after 11 people in the state have fallen ill with a serious respiratory disease after vaping.ng....
2019-09-13, 17:13

WWE champion Kofi Kingston on breaking racial barriers, 'SmackDown' moving to FOX and NXT as a third brand For over a decade, WWE Champion Kofi Kingston has captivated wrestling fans all around the world with his exciting blend of athletics and infectious charisma. The happy-go-lucky Ghanaian recently made history as becoming the first-ever African-born WWE Champion....
2019-09-13, 17:13

Extinction Rebellion plan London "shutdown" from Oct. 7 Climate change activists Extinction Rebellion said on Friday the group would hold demonstrations in London from Oct. 7, with the aim of shutting down major roads near Britain's parliament in Westminster....
2019-09-13, 17:39

Sieren's China: Fake smile The face-editing app Zao has gone viral in China and triggered concern across cyberspace. Proof that, despite their tech enthusiasm, the Chinese want data protection too, says DW’s Frank Sieren....
2019-09-13, 17:39

Hotel to open at the North Pole Ever dreamed of spending the night in a luxury heated igloo at the North Pole? For one month only, travelers will have the opportunity to do just that -- provided they've got a spare $100,000....
2019-09-13, 17:39

‘Hustlers’: The Story Behind the Headlines In 2014, members of a criminal ring drugged men, brought them to strip clubs and stole their money. The scandal, chronicled in the tabloids, is now a movie starring Jennifer Lopez and Cardi B....
2019-09-13, 17:39

Lacazette out till October with ankle injury "Arsenal will miss Alexandre Lacazette for a handful of games. The Frenchman - who has two Premier League goals to his name this season - has been suffering with an ankle problem."...
2019-09-13, 18:26

Russia ready for Ukraine peace talks but sets preconditions Russia is ready to take part in a four-way summit in Paris to try to breathe life into the stalled Ukrainian peace process but has strict preconditions for such a meeting, a senior Kremlin aide said on Friday....
2019-09-13, 18:26

Washington, Silicon Valley Struggle to Unify on Protecting Elections A recent meeting between U.S. national-security officials and Silicon Valley executives shows how the two sides aren’t unified on how best to combat foreign election interference....
2019-09-13, 18:52

Tampa Bay Buccaneers use goal-line stand to stuff Carolina Panthers Tampa Bay defense stands tall in 20-14 victory over CarolinaJameis Winston throws for 208 yards and a touchdown in winWhen Cam Newton left the shotgun and began creeping toward the line of scrimmage, Buccaneers cornerback Vernon Hargreaves knew exactly what was coming.The Bucs sniffed out a fourth-a...
2019-09-13, 19:13

Benjamin Netanyahu in close election fight for power in Israel ‘Nastiest, most racist campaign ever’ as Likud shores up vote with divisive pledgesBenjamin Netanyahu remains neck and neck with his main election challenger after a widely condemned vow to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, before a vote that could bring an end to his time as Israeli prime mini...
2019-09-13, 19:13

U.S. sanctions former Ugandan police boss for rights violations The U.S. Treasury has frozen all assets in the United States owned by the former inspector general of Ugandan police, Kale Kayihura, accusing him of engaging in serious human rights abuses in the East African nation....
2019-09-13, 20:00

Government Notice To TV Channel Over "Ram Siya Ke Luv Kush" Show The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has issued a show cause notice to Colors channel for its programme "Ram Siya Ke Luv Kush", alleging that the serial is spreading distorted religious......
2019-09-13, 20:00

VW in $9 billion software revamp as tech shift expands Unifying VW’s fragmented IT units will boost efficiency as the automaker steps up sharing of parts and key technology across 12 automotive brands including Porsche, Bentley, Audi and Skoda....
2019-09-13, 20:00

Golf- Korda sisters shine but Europe take slender Solheim Cup lead Americans Jessica and Nelly Korda became the first sister pairing to earn a point at the Solheim Cup but Team Europe emerged with a one-point lead after Friday's foursomes at Gleneagles....
2019-09-13, 20:00

Tech platforms have a problem: People Tech entrepreneurs and investors love platforms because their value grows exponentially with the number of people using them. But the deal sometimes breaks down....
2019-09-13, 20:26

The worst Emmys looks of the past 5 years, from Reese Witherspoon, Heidi Klum and more The Emmy Awards are around the corner! We've rounded up some of the worst looks from the past five years, including Heidi Klum and Reese Witherspoon.        ...
2019-09-13, 20:26

'Another One': DJ Khaled is expecting his second son with fiancée Nicole Tuck Major Key Alert: Asahd Khaled is going to be a big brother! His dad, DJ Khaled, announced the news Thursday on Instagram.        ...
2019-09-13, 20:26

Sofia Vergara reminisces about the '90s in youthful throwback bikini photo Sofia Vergara is throwing it back to a sexy summertime shot. The "Modern Family" star, 47, took to Instagram to share a photo of herself in a bikini.        ...
2019-09-13, 20:52

University honors black players dismissed from team in 1969 Fifty years after 14 black football players were kicked off the University of Wyoming football team for seeking to wear armbands to protest racism, eight of them returned to the Laramie campus to commemorate the anniversary as the school takes another step toward reconciliation....
2019-09-13, 20:52

190 Countries Adopt Delhi Declaration On Climate Change At UN Meet The world needs to consider land-based solutions for climate action and biodiversity to achieve the long-term goals of the Paris Agreement, said the Delhi Declaration adopted by over 190 countries on......
2019-09-13, 21:13

Tim Tebow expected to testify in performance-enhancing-drug trial Tim Tebow is expected to testify against his trainer, who is accused of injecting athletes with performance-enhancing drugs, according to a new report. The Heisman Trophy winner appears on a list of expected witnesses filed by one of the plaintiffs who is suing the trainer, Ian Danney, USA Today rep...
2019-09-13, 21:13

Tunisia's Presidential Race Tests Fledgling Democracy Conservatives, Islamists and the country’s first openly gay candidate are running in the country’s second presidential election since the Arab Spring, but the jailing of one candidate has sparked concerns over the election’s political integrity....
2019-09-13, 21:13

The iPhone 11 is here — here's how to pre-order it Apple After a year of rumors, renders, and speculation, Apple has finally announced its new lineup of iPhones: the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max. The base iPhone 11 price is $699, the base iPhone 11 Pro price is $999, and the base iPhone 11 Pro Max is $1,099. If you've been itchin...
2019-09-13, 22:00

'Killer Queen Black' drops on Switch and PC October 11th Nintendo announced a console and PC version of the competitive five-on-five arcade game Killer Queen at E3 2018, and Liquid Bit and BumbleBear have revealed when you can try to ride a snail to victory from the comfort of your couch. Killer Queen Blac......
2019-09-13, 23:13

'My time is growing near': John Lewis dangles impeachment announcement Rep. John Lewis has called Donald Trump an illegitimate leader and boycotted his inauguration, but he's remained conspicuously silent on demands for the president's impeachment.Despite his silence, advocates for Trump's removal see the civil rights icon — a man Democrats describe as the conscience o...
2019-09-13, 23:13

Lumber Liquidators tumbles after founder shelves buyout and sells shares for a quick profit Shares of flooring company Lumber Liquidators plunged Friday after founder and former CEO Thomas Sullivan decided to opt out of his bid to take the company private....
2019-09-13, 23:39

Hackers Use Spyware to Track SIM Cards Hackers are exploiting a vulnerability in software embedded in the SIM cards of hundreds of millions of phones to track users’ whereabouts—a novel form of spyware targeting one of the most important bits of hardware in a mobile device....
2019-09-13, 23:39

Brexit: British PM Boris Johnson to meet with EU President Jean-Claude Juncker British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to travel to Luxembourg next week to hold Brexit negotiations with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, the EU leader's office said Friday....
2019-09-13, 23:39

Rugby World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch every match online free from anywhere The waiting is nearly over...the battle for the William Webb Ellis Cup begins next Friday, September 20, kicking off six weeks of egg-shaped action. The 2019 Rugby World Cup is set to be held for the first time in Japan and twenty teams will be going up against each other across 48 matches.It's...
2019-09-14, 00:00

De Blasio tries to bat away ‘quid-pro-quo’ claims with hotels union Mayor Bill de Blasio struggled Friday to bat away quid-pro-quo allegations reported by The Post over City Hall’s pro-Hotel Trades Council policy reversal — which came as the politically powerful union gave his quixotic presidential bid key support. “That’s ridiculous,” ...
2019-09-14, 00:26

Joe Biden Appears to Be The Last Person to Realize That Joe Biden Will Never Be President Between two and four times a week, I come home from whatever it is I was doing before, I change into gym-appropriate clothes, I stuff a four-year-old Gap Kids baby bag repurposed as a gym bag with a pair of Kyrie 5s, a knee brace, extra socks, and a T-shirt, and I make the drive to one of the places...
2019-09-14, 00:26

The best new NYC restaurants: Fall 2019 openings Every fall, NYC’s foodie scene gets a fresh boost with a spate of restaurant premieres. Over the next few months, one of New York’s best-known chefs will finally open his own restaurant after 35 years. A former White House pastry chef will also get a room of his own, as will a veteran of hit.....
2019-09-14, 01:13

Brazil Hospital Fire Leaves 11 Dead, Many of Them Elderly Patients (RIO DE JANEIRO) — A fire raced through a hospital in Rio de Janeiro overnight, forcing staff to wheel patients into the streets on beds or in wheelchairs and killing at least 11 people, many of them elderly. Four firefighters were hospitalized after battling the blaze at Badim Hospital and ab...
2019-09-14, 01:13

Lawmakers ask to see Tim Cook’s emails as part of wide antitrust probe As part of Congress’ far-reaching probe into antitrust behavior involving Apple, Facebook, Amazon, and Google, the House Judiciary Committee today sent a letter to Tim Cook asking to see a wide range of internal documents pertaining to their investigation. The request is incredibly broad and s...
2019-09-14, 01:13

OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro complete specs and release date leaked We have been completely inundated with Pixel 4 leaks over the past several days, but OnePlus might just steal the spotlight today. On Friday, Compareraja teamed up with Steve Hemmerstoffer (@OnLeaks) to purportedly unveil the release date and the full list of specifications for both the OnePlus 7T a...
2019-09-14, 01:13

Taliban visits Moscow days after Trump says talks with group are ‘dead’ MOSCOW — A negotiating team from the Taliban arrived Friday in Russia, a representative told The Associated Press, just days after US President Donald Trump declared dead a deal with the insurgent group in Afghanistan. Russian state news agency Tass cited the Taliban’s Qatar-based spokesman S...
2019-09-14, 01:39

'I don't know how we come back from this': Australia's big dry sucks life from once-proud towns Guardian Australia reports from three communities hard hit by one of the worst droughts in living memoryAustralia is experiencing one of its most severe droughts on record, resulting in desperate water shortages across large parts of New South Wales and southern Queensland. Dams in some parts of wes...
2019-09-14, 02:00

Verizon plans 5G Home Internet in every city where it deploys mobile 5G Enlarge / A Verizon ad for its 5G Home service. (credit: Verizon) Verizon says it will bring its "5G Home" Internet service to every market where it deploys 5G mobile service. That might not be saying much, given how limited Verizon's early 5G deployments are. But it would mean that at least some ...
2019-09-14, 02:00

U.S. hits North Korea, Uganda in new rounds of sanctions The Trump administration set out two new rounds of sanctions Friday -- one against North Korean hackers for targeting money, infrastructure and global businesses, and one against the government in Uganda....
2019-09-14, 02:26

Consumer agency elects new chairman with a surprise choice The current chairwoman, who is leaving at the end of October, said she felt it was important for the next acting agency head to “be the most experienced, most senior commissioner who has previously served in this role.”...
2019-09-14, 02:26

|WeWorkplowsaheadwithlisting,reshapesboardtocounterskepticism WeWork isn’t backing down from its embattled listing, announcing a series of governance changes to assuage investor concerns in an effort to bolster its flailing valuation....
2019-09-14, 02:26

Jarvis Landry: Gregg Williams is playing mind games with Browns, Odell BEREA, Ohio — As a former player for Gregg Williams, Jarvis Landry knows the mind games he likes to play. So the Browns wide receiver was not about to fall into that trap himself Friday, when asked about the Jets’ defensive coordinator slighting Odell Beckham Jr. “All of these are tactics to kind of...
2019-09-14, 02:52

BJP MPs Replace Congress Leaders As Heads Of 2 Parliamentary Panels Two crucial parliamentary panels, the standing committees on finance and external affairs, which were headed by Congress MPs in previous Lok Sabha are now chaired by BJP MPs....
2019-09-14, 02:52

Nobody Knows What's Up With Tomb Raider's Eighth DLC Back in April, players of the most recent Tomb Raider noticed something surprising. An in-game menu that was being used to list new downloadable tomb levels suddenly listed an eighth slot. The game’s publisher had only ever promised seven....
2019-09-14, 03:13

Portuguese Soccer Teen Absolutely Cooks A Keeper With Filthy Spin Move If ever a soccer move deserved the Chris Berman “WHOOP!” sound, it’s the perfectly executed spin Francisca Nazareth hit the goalkeeper with before scoring Portugal’s fourth goal in a U19 friendly against Turkey. Rounding the keeper is one thing, but twirling her is something else entirely:...
2019-09-14, 03:39

|FelicityHuffmangets14daysjailinUScollegescandal "Desperate Housewives" actress Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to two weeks in jail for paying bribes to help her daughter gain admission to a prestigious American university....
2019-09-14, 04:00

Everyone Is Freaking Out About Julián Castro Julián Castro struck a nerve with his direct and repeated questioning of Joe Biden during the Democratic presidential debate on Thursday, and now lots of people are all freaked out about it....
2019-09-14, 04:52

Ford Recalls 340,000 Explorers Because People Keep Injuring Their Hands On Sharp Seat Frames Nearly 340,000 Ford Explorers from the 2017 model year will need a trip to the dealership soon, but not to be traded for new ones with a bit more power and ST badges all over—unless that’s your thing. Instead, it’s for a new recall, because the SUVs have been rolling around for years now with sharp ...
2019-09-14, 05:13

The Apple Watch's Next Trick Could Be Battling Pseudoscience—But Questions Remain Before launching into its battery of Apple Watch announcements on Tuesday, Apple set the tone, as it often does, with a moving promotional video. Among the many characters featured was a mother who described how the Apple Watch helped catch a pregnancy-endangering heart condition and saved her baby....
2019-09-14, 05:39

Jayhawks halt long road losing skid against Power 5 schools Carter Stanley threw for three touchdowns, Khalil Herbert rushed for 187 yards on just 11 carries and Kansas stunned Boston College 48-24 for its first road win over a Power Five school in nearly 11 years       ...
2019-09-14, 06:52

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey reveal new ‘Charlie’s Angels’ video Don’t call them Destiny’s Child. It’s impossible for “Don’t Call Me Angel” — the new single by the diva trifecta of Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey from the soundtrack to the upcoming “Charlie’s Angels” remake — to live up to “Independent Women,” the Destiny’s Child smash that served as ...
2019-09-14, 06:52

Olympics: U.S. groups investigated on handling of sex-abuse claims - report The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) said on Friday it was cooperating with government inquires after it was reported U.S. agencies were conducting a widespread investigation into U.S. Olympic sport organizations....
2019-09-14, 07:39

Lupita Nyong’o Will Be Spreading Black Girl Literary Magic as HBO Max Orders Series Based on the Novel, Americanah Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o will soon be appearing on the small screen as star of her long-time passion project, Americanah, based on the best-selling 2013 novel by Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie....
2019-09-14, 07:39

Bahamians look for loved ones as 1,300 missing People in the northern Bahamas are using a variety of ways to search for family and friends, amid alarming reports that 1,300 people remain listed as missing nearly two weeks after Hurricane Dorian hit. (Sept. 13)        ...
2019-09-14, 07:39

What ways are there to measure body fat? There are various ways to measure the percentage of body fat, and some are more high tech than others. In this article, we describe the range of methods, include those that a person can try at home....
2019-09-14, 07:39

Cole wins 17th, Springer's HR lifts Astros over Royals 4-1 George Springer hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the ninth inning, Gerrit Cole win his 13th straight decision and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 4-1 to stop a three-game losing streak       ...
2019-09-14, 08:00

No. 20 Washington State holds off Houston in battle of Cougars Anthony Gordon threw for 440 yards and three touchdowns for his third straight 400-yard game in Washington States' 31-24 win over Houston.       ...
2019-09-14, 08:00

Read this: An ode to Tuca & Bertie’s Speckle is a reminder of why it should’ve been renewed We still haven’t forgiven Netflix for canceling Tuca & Bertie, one of its best new shows of the year. Created by Lisa Hanawalt, this unconventional animated comedy set in a world where anthropomorphic birds exist became a witty and surprisingly emotional outlet that tackled female friendships, m...
2019-09-14, 08:00

Hurricane-battered Bahamas braces for tropical storm More than 1,300 people are missing after a recent hurricane, but the Bahamas is now expecting another major storm. The UN has said climate change is responsible....
2019-09-14, 08:26

EU plans energy tax to combat climate change Climate protection is high on the public agenda and EU finance ministers want to get in on the discussion. They have many ideas on carbon dioxide emissions pricing, but are yet to find an answer, reports Bernd Riegert....
2019-09-14, 08:26