REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 11:26

Boat carrying $4.3M worth of weed washes up on San Diego coast

A small boat carrying $4.3 million worth of marijuana washed ashore on the coast of San Diego last weekend, according to a report. The motorboat with more than 1,000 pounds of reefer ended up on a bea...

Boat carrying $4.3M worth of weed washes up on San Diego coast

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Boat carrying more than 70 migrants capsizes off Tunisian coast A boat carrying more than 70 migrants capsized off the coast of Tunisia after setting off for Europe from Libya, a government source and the Tunisian Red Crescent said....
2019-07-04, 17:26

Cocaine worth $2m washes up on New Zealand beach Police and locals search sand at Bethells Beach west of Auckland after 19 packages marked with unusual symbols are foundCocaine with a street value of around $2m (NZ$3m) has washed up in packages on a wild New Zealand beach, sparking a major search for further drugs by police and local residents.On ...
2019-08-08, 07:52

$2M worth of cocaine washes up on New Zealand beach A day at the beach became a lot more exciting when nearly $2 million worth of cocaine washed up on a New Zealand beach on Wednesday. The drugs were discovered in blue packages scattered along the shore of Bethells Beach on the country’s west coast, according to The Guardian. Police confirmed the pac...
2019-08-08, 08:13

More than $1 million worth of drugs washes up on Alabama beach Beachgoers looking for some fun in the sun found more than $1 million worth of marijuana and cocaine that washed up along the shore in Alabama, police said. A local enjoying a stroll along Orange Beach last Tuesday found a package containing 21 pounds of marijuana and 1 kilo (2.2 pounds) of cocaine,...
2019-05-29, 00:39

Around $2M worth of cocaine washes up on New Zealand beach: report Approximately $2 million worth of cocaine washed up on a New Zealand beach on Wednesday, leading authorities to search the area for more of the contraband....
2019-08-09, 00:13

Mike Tyson says he smokes around $40K worth of weed a month at his ranch Tyson's ranch in California is producing all sorts of cannabis products in a state where the drug is legal. He's also enjoying what he's growing.       ...
2019-08-14, 06:52

Mike Tyson says he smokes $40,000 worth of weed every month, which must get him really high There’s a certain novelty that surrounds Mike Tyson today. After the heavyweight boxer retired in 2005, he publicly spoke about how much of a shitbag he’d been in the past, admitting to USA Today: “My whole life has been a waste—I’ve been a failure.” Back then, he tended to around 350 pigeons in Pho...
2019-08-16, 16:26

Lottery ticket worth $530 million sold in San Diego store SAN DIEGO (AP) — A lottery ticket worth $530 million in the Mega Millions draw was sold at a liquor store in San Diego, the City News Service reports. The winner will have to decide whether to receive the estimated $530 million jackpot in 30 installments or its $345.2 million cash value. The Califor...
2019-06-09, 07:01

Van Carrying Drugs Worth $140 Million Crashes Into Police Van In Sydney Australian authorities have uncovered a US $140 million stash of amphetamines after an alleged criminal's run-in with the law saw his drug-filled van crash into an officer's car outside a police......
2019-07-23, 10:52

Seven killed as Hungarian boat carrying South Korean tourists capsizes on Danube At least seven people were killed and more than a dozen were missing after a pleasure boat carrying South Korean tourists capsized on the flooding Danube in the Hungarian capital on Wednesday, police and ambulance said....
2019-05-30, 02:52

At least 8 dead and many missing after boat carrying Ugandan soccer team capsizes on Lake Albert Eight bodies have been recovered and many passengers are missing after a boat carrying members of a local soccer club capsized on Lake Albert in Uganda, authorities said Monday....
2019-05-21, 16:13

UN says migrant boat capsized off Libya's coast The U.N. migration agency says a boat carrying dozens of Europe-bound migrants has capsized off Libya's Mediterranean coast, as the search for survivors continues....
2019-06-02, 17:13

Cocaine worth £20m seized from yacht off Welsh coast Police arrest six after vessel intercepted near Fishguard and 250kg of drugs found insideCocaine with a street value of £20m has been seized and six people arrested after a sailing yacht was intercepted off the coast of Wales.National Crime Agency (NCA) officers had been tracking the vessel, the Sy ...
2019-08-29, 00:00

At least 8 migrants dead after boat flips off Turkish coast At least eight people died when a boat carrying migrants capsized off Turkey's southwestern Aegean coast Monday, authorities said, adding that nearly three dozen were rescued....
2019-06-17, 22:39

At least 26 dead after fishing boat capsizes off Honduran coast At least 26 people died after a lobster-fishing boat capsized off the Atlantic coast of Honduras during poor weather conditions, an armed forces spokesman said on Wednesday, in one of the country's worst-ever accidents at sea....
2019-07-04, 07:52

At least two migrants die, 25 missing in boat accident off Libyan coast At least two migrants died and around 25 others were missing after their inflatable boat capsized off the western Libyan coast, a spokesman for the coastguard said on Sunday....
2019-06-02, 20:13

26 dead in fishing boat accident off Honduran coast At least 26 people have died after a lobster-fishing boat capsized off the Atlantic coast of Honduras, a Honduran armed forces spokesman said on Wednesday....
2019-07-04, 01:00

Marlin jumps into boat, seriously injuring two men off NSW north coast 100kg fish lands in brothers’ five-metre vessel north of Coffs Harbour, slicing man’s arm openA large marlin weighing up to 100kg jumped into a small boat off the New South Wales coast, seriously injuring two brothers, with one of them suffering a fracture when his arm was sliced open.The marlin bre...
2019-05-23, 13:26

At least 25 people dead after boat fire off California coast At least 25 people are dead and nine are unaccounted for after a diving boat caught fire off Santa Cruz Island in California.        ...
2019-09-03, 23:52

25 Dead After Boat Sinks In Flames Off California Coast: Report Divers have found a total of 25 bodies on Monday after a pre-dawn fire sank a scuba diving vessel off a Southern California island, leaving nine people unaccounted for as the search continued, media......
2019-09-03, 17:00

20 people missing from migrant boat rescued off Spanish coast Spanish rescue services are searching for at least 20 people missing from a migrant boat found adrift in the Mediterranean after a passenger ferry rescued 27 people still aboard on Wednesday....
2019-06-19, 22:26

Dive boat on fire off California calls Coast Guard A person making a radio distress call to the Coast Guard from a dive boat on fire off California said that he couldn't breathe and there were people trapped on board. (Sept., 2)        ...
2019-09-03, 15:00

2 found dead after migrant boat capsizes off Libyan coast: UN The International Organization for Migration said the boat was carrying over 95 migrants and floundered off the coast of the western town of Garaboli, 60 kilometres east of the capital, Tripoli....
2019-06-02, 18:52

Five rescued, 34 missing in California boat fire -U.S. Coast Guard A search was under way on Monday for 34 missing people in a pre-dawn fire that sank a commercial diving boat off a Southern California island, authorities said, and some local media outlets reported that some passengers were killed....
2019-09-02, 20:13

34 Missing As Dive Boat Sinks In Flames Off California Coast A commercial scuba-dive boat sank amid intense flames early Monday off the coast of Southern California and 34 passengers were unaccounted for, the US Coast Guard said....
2019-09-03, 00:26

Heroin Worth 600 Crore Seized From Pak Fishing Vessel Off Gujarat Coast Heroin worth Rs 600 crore was seized from a Pakistani fishing vessel off the coast of Gujarat on Tuesday, the Indian Coast Guard said in a statement....
2019-05-22, 07:52

Boat with dozens of African migrants capsizes off Tunisia coast, survivor says Dozens of African migrants capsized off the coast of Tunisia on Wednesday after setting off by boat for Europe from Libya, a government source and the Tunisian Red Crescent said....
2019-07-04, 20:00

More than 30 people are missing and feared dead in a boat fire off the coast of California Ventura County Fire Department A boat caught fire near Santa Cruz Island, off the coast of Ventura County, California, early Monday morning. The Ventura County Fire Department told KTLA that there were 34 fatalities. On Monday afternoon the Coast Guard told Fox 11 it had recovered four bodies, but...
2019-09-03, 00:52

25 bodies found after California scuba boat fire, Coast Guard says At least 25 people were confirmed dead and another nine remained missing after a boat carrying scuba divers went up in flames while anchored off a Southern California island Monday, officials said....
2019-09-03, 17:00

8 Dead, 26 Missing As Dive Boat Sinks In Flames Off California Coast Eight people were dead and more than two dozen missing and feared deceased Monday after a scuba diving boat caught fire and sank off the California coast, with passengers trapped below deck by the......
2019-09-03, 05:52

Fire blocked escape for 34 on boat off Southern California coast, investigators say Flames roared through a boat of sleeping scuba divers so quickly that it appears none of the 34 people below deck could escape, authorities said Tuesday as they ended their search without finding anyone who was missing still alive from the Labor Day tragedy off the Southern California coast....
2019-09-04, 07:52

Coast Guard video shows Calif. dive boat on fire Aerial U.S. Coast Guard footage shows smoke pouring from a dive boat that caught fire off the Southern California coast early Monday, killing 34 people who were below deck. (Sept. 3)        ...
2019-09-04, 03:00

Watch: Coast Guards Leap Onto "Narco-Sub", Seize Drugs Worth $232 Million Infamously elusive boats dubbed narco-submarines - cartel-funded ships built in the jungle to haul massive amounts of drugs - have bedeviled Coast Guardsmen tasked with stemming the flow of......
2019-07-12, 04:39

All 33 passengers presumed dead after horrific California boat fire, Coast Guard says The names of the boat's passengers were not made available. Authorities say they're working to notify next of kin of those who died.        ...
2019-09-03, 23:52

25 bodies found after California scuba diving boat fire, Coast Guard says At least 25 people were confirmed dead and nine more remained missing after a boat carrying scuba divers went up in flames while anchored off a Southern California island Monday, officials said....
2019-09-03, 20:39

Sudden fire sinks California dive boat, 34 missing: U.S. Coast Guard A pre-dawn fire sank a scuba diving boat on Monday off a Southern California island, authorities said, and a search was under way for 34 missing people while local media reported that many were feared dead....
2019-09-02, 21:13

Coast Guard seizes estimated $569 million worth of cocaine, marijuana on high seas Vice President Mike Pence was on hand as 39,000 pounds of cocaine and 933 pounds of marijuana were seized.        ...
2019-07-12, 12:39

Flora-Bama: Why the iconic Gulf Coast beach bar is worth putting on your bucket list Flora-Bama has been named the best beach bar, called "Last American Roadhouse" and referred to as ground zero for the Redneck Riviera.       ...
2019-08-20, 05:52

Coast Guard locates 25 bodies from tragic Santa Cruz Island boat fire The Coast Guard said Monday night that a total of 25 bodies have been located from the tragic boat fire off the coast of Southern California. Authorities have recovered 20 of the bodies and discovered five more inside the Conception, a dive ship that had been on a three-day scuba diving excursion to...
2019-09-03, 09:52

Dramatic Coast Guard video shows doomed charter boat engulfed in flames Coast Guard aerial video of a doomed boat ablaze off the Southern California coast shows flames engulfing the vessel as it begins to sink, killing 34.        ...
2019-09-05, 00:00

Coast Guard issues warning on charging phone batteries after California boat fire In the wake of the deadly California dive boat fire, the Coast Guard recommends boat operators limit the unsupervised use of power strips        ...
2019-09-12, 15:26

Aerial video captures dive-boat engulfed in flames before sinking off Southern California coast The U.S. Coast Guard released aerial footage Tuesday of the early morning boat fire that left 34 dead after likely being trapped while sleeping below deck anchored off the Southern California coast on Labor Day....
2019-09-04, 07:52

Santa Cruz Island boat fire: dozens of people feared dead off California coast Up to 39 people were on diving boat that caught fire, five of whom have been confirmed rescuedA boat fire in southern California left eight people dead and at least 26 people missing after the vessel was engulfed in flames and sank in the dark of early Monday morning.The US coast guard said five cre...
2019-09-03, 05:00

Final body found in California boat fire, Coast Guard issues lithium battery warning Divers on Wednesday recovered the remains of the final victim of a California dive boat fire that killed 34 people, as the U.S. Coast Guard issued a safety bulletin focusing on emergency escape routes, crew training and the charging of lithium-ion batteries....
2019-09-12, 14:39

Death toll from California dive boat fire rises to 8; Coast Guard says to prepare for 'the worst outcome' Four more victims of a catastrophic dive boat fire have been located on the ocean floor off of Southern California, bringing the known death toll to eight according to authorities....
2019-09-03, 17:00

Santa Cruz boat fire: At least 8 dead and 26 missing after huge blaze sinks vessel off California coast At least eight people have died and hopes were fading for 26 people still missing after a fire raged through a dive boat anchored off Santa Cruz Island....
2019-09-03, 06:52

At least 8 dead, dozens missing after California dive boat fire; Coast Guard warns to prepare for 'the worst outcome' Dozens of passengers still have not been accounted for after a diving boat caught fire and sank near California's Santa Cruz Island.        ...
2019-09-03, 15:00

Rob Lowe on California boat fire: 'An unspeakable horror on a boat I’ve been on many times' Rob Lowe said his "heart breaks" for the people who were tragically killed after a boat carrying scuba divers went up in flames while anchored off a Southern California island Monday....
2019-09-03, 20:13

7 Dead, 21 Missing As Boat Capsizes After Hitting Cruise Boat In Hungary Seven South Korean tourists died and 21 others were missing after a sightseeing boat capsized and sank on the Danube in Budapest, Hungarian and South Korean officials said Thursday....
2019-05-30, 11:13

Capsized cargo ship off Georgia coast hasn't spilled much gas or oil, Coast Guard says The US Coast Guard thinks the environmental impact from an overturned cargo ship along the Georgia coast is limited so far, Cdr. Norm Witt said Tuesday....
2019-09-11, 04:52

Cyclone Vayu spares Indian west coast a direct hit, to skirt coast A powerful cyclone that threatened the western Indian state of Gujarat, has changed course and it is now expected to just brush past the coast, authorities said on Thursday, although ports and coastal airports remained shut....
2019-06-13, 09:13

Watch: Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo goes coast-to-coast for huge slam Milwaukee Bucks star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo rocked the rim with a coast-to-coast dunk against the Toronto Raptors in Game 5 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals....
2019-05-24, 14:39

1 Missing, 28 Rescued After Fire On Coast Guard Ship Off Andhra Coast Twenty-nine crew members of an offshore support ship jumped into the waters off the Andhra Pradesh coast after a fire broke out on the vessel this morning, the Coast Guard said in a statement....
2019-08-12, 12:39

The best new face washes | Sali Hughes I was impressed with a handful of new findsI’m no great fan of face washes, but this summer’s humidity has had even me craving some soapy suds to wash away the crud, if only in the name of research. Cleansing foams remain hugely popular, and I can see clearly how practical and convenient an in-showe...
2019-08-31, 18:39

Weather Washes Out Lexington Businesses LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Soggy weather can cause a soggy economy for some businesses. If you are a golfer, you may have noticed a new “water hazard” at Picadome Public Golf Course. It isn’t a water hazard by design, but unfortunately, it is what happens when we get several in...
2019-06-19, 00:52

Scheer says Canada needs coast-to-coast corridor for pipeline construction In a speech laying out his economic vision, the opposition leader says having one dedicated route would make it easier to approve major new energy projects....
2019-05-21, 17:13

Boat owner describes saving distressed crew members after Santa Cruz Island boat fire It was unclear Monday afternoon why the commercial scuba diving vessel caught fire as it carried passengers near Santa Barbara, California.        ...
2019-09-03, 15:00

Rain washes out second day's play at Queen's Club Rain forced the cancellation of the second day's play at the Queen's Club Championships on Tuesday, with matches involving the likes of Stefanos Tsitsipas and Juan Martin del Potro rescheduled for Wednesday....
2019-06-19, 07:26

Trump’s Trade War Washes Up on Australia’s Shore Australia’s economy is not taking a direct hit from the trade wars, but its central bank is reacting — a sign of how interlinked the world has become....
2019-08-28, 23:39

Grieving mom’s message in a bottle washes ashore A bottle containing a heartbreaking message from a grieving mom to her slaughtered teen traveled 2,500 miles and washed up on a beach in Italy. The letter was sent by Samantha Leczkowski, whose daughter, Sorrell, was one of the 22 people killed at the March 2017 Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, ...
2019-07-16, 03:52

18 People Missing As Flood Washes Away 20 Houses In Uttarakhand Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand Flood: At least 18 people are missing after a flood in the Tons River washed away around 20 houses in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district on Sunday....
2019-08-18, 18:26

Joy of honoring 1969 washes away Mets agony for a moment There was a strange sound coming from Citi Field on Saturday afternoon. One not heard much lately, and not likely to be heard much the rest of the summer. It was cheers. Applause. Actual joy. For 30 minutes, the Mets and their fans got to forget about the current season that is closer to irrelevance...
2019-06-30, 04:39

Wilson! Cast Away basketball washes up on beach after 1,000-mile voyage A basketball launched into the sea from the most remote part of the UK - as a joke inspired by Tom Hanks' film Cast Away - has been found on a beach in Denmark after a 1,000-mile journey....
2019-07-04, 22:26

13th dead whale of the year washes ashore near San Francisco SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities say a dead gray whale has washed ashore in the San Francisco Bay Area, bringing the total to 13 dead whales found in the area since March. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that the whale carcass was found Thursday along the Point Reyes National Sea...
2019-05-25, 00:26

Hurricane Dorian washes up bricks of cocaine onto Florida beaches MELBOURNE, Fla. (NBC News) – More than a dozen bricks of cocaine washed up on two Florida beaches Tuesday from waves churned up by Hurricane Dorian, police said. At around 8 a.m., a Melbourne police officer on foot patrol at Paradise Beach Park was alerted by a beachgoer that something suspici...
2019-09-04, 21:26

India vs West Indies: Rain Washes Out 1st ODI After 13 Overs Of Play West Indies posted 54/1 in 13 overs against India before the rain intervened and the first ODI was eventually called off due to persistent rain in Guyana....
2019-08-09, 04:13

Dead humpback whale washes up on New Jersey nude beach The 25-foot mammal was spotted out at sea over the weekend by whale watchers before it was stranded Tuesday night on Gunnison Beach, NJ.com reported....
2019-08-16, 15:39

"Treasure Map From Pirate?": 50-Year-Old Message In Bottle Washes Ashore On a breezy summer evening, Tyler Ivanoff took his family on a boat trip to a remote beach in western Alaska. While his children plucked salmonberries on a hillside, Ivanoff searched the coastline for......
2019-08-20, 18:13

Budapest boat crash: Survivors describe how they were powerless to help other passengers after boat capsized 'in an instant' Survivors of the fatal boat crash in Budapest have described how they were powerless to help their fellow passengers after the vessel capsized "in an instant" in the stormy waters....
2019-05-31, 16:39

Humpback whale entangled in Nova Scotia fishing gear washes up on Scottish beach A buoy and rope that was found entangling the whale was marked with the owner's name and number and was eventually traced to a Nova Scotia fisherman....
2019-06-09, 23:52

Rob Lowe pays tribute after California boat fire, says he's been on same boat 'many times' Rob Lowe is paying tribute to the victims of the California boat fire, saying he's been on the same boat "many times" before.        ...
2019-09-04, 03:00

How to Clean Your Weed Pipe Legal, recreational cannabis is coming to more states with every election, and that means more people may want to try it. To help these weed newbies (much of the Lifehacker staff included), we’re covering all the basics for beginners....
2019-06-28, 20:26

| Tokyo Olympics to warn on weed In what you might call a joint statement, Tokyo 2020 organisers noted the need to warn countries with cannabis laws that weed isn't allowed in Japan....
2019-06-11, 10:39

Will weed edge out alcohol? Here’s why there’s no sign of it so far There's little evidence so far of many people drinking less to make room for legal cannabis, largely because people use the substances in different ways....
2019-08-21, 02:26

Jezebel Single Bradley Cooper Washes Hair, Hits the Town, As Single People Do | Deadspin It’s Gettin Jezebel Single Bradley Cooper Washes Hair, Hits the Town, As Single People Do | Deadspin It’s Getting Pretty Hard Not To Get Ejected From A Game Ángel Hernández Is Umpiring | Splinter Private Border Wall Funded By MAGA Idiots Ordered to Keep Gate Open | The Root I Kept Hearing My Masculinity Was Und...
2019-06-12, 16:26

Facebook COO Sandberg Promises to Weed Out Bad Content A quarterly transparency report from next year and content regulations are some of the steps listed by Facebook's COO Sheryl Sandberg to deal with major content concerns and privacy issues....
2019-06-13, 11:26

Kamala Harris teams up to decriminalize weed Sen. Kamala Harris will introduce legislation Tuesday that decriminalizes marijuana on the federal level, marking her boldest legislative step on the issue....
2019-07-24, 02:39

Arizona Iced Tea Maker Turns to Weed The company behind Arizona Iced Tea is getting into the market for marijuana-laced gummies and drinks in the U.S. and Canada, seeking new avenues for growth after losing ground in its core tea business....
2019-08-07, 15:00

Report: Cereal contaminated by weed killer An environmental advocacy group says several popular breakfast foods have Round-Up in them. Cheerios and Nature Valley products are among the foods in the environmental working group’s report cited as containing trace amounts of glyphosate. Some experts believe the controversial herbicide caus...
2019-06-13, 21:39

NY Senate hashing out pro-weed bill for introduction New York lawmakers on Sunday appeared to be fired up for a pot party — with a new bill to legalize marijuana set to be introduced in the state Senate. The legislation will be similar to a proposal floated by Gov. Andrew Cuomo earlier this year, sources said. Details weren’t available, but the timing...
2019-06-17, 04:52

AP analysis: Medical pot takes hit when weed legal for all PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Associated Press analysis has found existing medical marijuana programs take a hit when states legalize cannabis for all adults over age 21. In the most extreme case, the AP found the number of medical cardholders in Oregon dropped nearly two-thirds. Alaska’s registry ...
2019-06-11, 11:00

Grandfather accidentally gives nurses weed cake as ‘thank you’ A grandfather trying to say thanks to a group of nurses accidentally took the term “baking a cake” a little too literally. The man reportedly unknowingly gifted the nurses a cake laced with marijuana. The dessert was allegedly left over from his grandson’s 18th birthday party. The incident occurred ...
2019-07-08, 17:26

‘Uber of Weed’ wants to raise $100M despite app store bans Snoop Dogg-backed cannabis company Eaze is raising a new round of financing that’s expected to value it at $800 million — despite Google trying to kill the vibe on Wednesday, sources told The Post. The San Francisco company is seeking $100 million in a fundraising bid that could value the pot delive...
2019-05-30, 05:00

Fox News brainiacs warn against the dangers of "shooting up" weed Well, the dipshits over at Fox News have gone and done it again. In the past, the network has picked on gun control activist teenagers, said it’s not really that bad to die in a church shooting, actually, failed to check that “a Navy SEAL” is actually a SEAL before having him on air, made Tucker Car...
2019-08-24, 00:26

Nice day for a weed wedding: the couples who married with marijuana Prefer rips to sips? More and more couples are featuring cannabis at their weddings – and now recreational marijuana is legal in 10 US states, options are plentyMichelle Casanova’s idea of a dream wedding was a simple one – though a little different from most: “I wanted to take a huge bong rip in my...
2019-07-05, 11:26

Bayer to invest $5.6 billion in new weed killing methods BERLIN (AP) — German chemical and pharmaceutical company Bayer says it plans to invest some 5 billion euros ($5.6 billion) over the next decade in developing “additional methods to combat weeds.” Friday’s announcement came as Bayer is engaged in legal battles in the U.S. in which p...
2019-06-14, 15:13

Bayer says to invest 5 billion euros in new weed killers Bayer said it would invest 5 billion euros ($5.6 billion) in developing new weedkillers and reducing its environmental impact by 30% by 2030, as it seeks to address the fallout from U.S. class-action litigation over glyphosate....
2019-06-14, 08:00

Arizona's Mint Dispensary, A Restaurant That Adds Weed To Everything Mint Dispensary, a unique store/restaurant in Arizona offering the likes of chicken wings dressed with THC, the active ingredient of marijuana.This emporium of the marijuana plant, located in the......
2019-08-03, 10:26

Snack sales jump in states where weed is legal Legal weed is apparently prompting an epidemic of the munchies in states that sell recreational cannabis, with stoners there gobbling up more candy and snacks than people who live where it remains against the law. Recent Nielsen data revealed that sales of salty and sweet snacks jumped over the year...
2019-07-12, 01:52

A Startup Says It Can Automate Perfect Weed Even as the Earth Burns Over the years, a number of companies have claimed to make “the first” smartphone-controlled, automated home grow system. But I have thus far been only pitched by one that positions itself as a solution to growing herbs and marijuana in the age of climate catastrophe. That honorific belongs to Seedo...
2019-06-13, 00:39

Group: Many breakfast cereals still contaminated by weed killer Several popular breakfast foods, including Cheerios and Nature Valley products, continue to test positive for trace amounts of a controversial herbicide that may increase the risk of cancer, according to a report released Wednesday by an environmental advocacy group....
2019-06-12, 20:13

Welcome to San Diego. Don’t Mind the Scooters. A year ago, electric rental scooters were hailed as the next big thing in transportation. But their troubles in San Diego show how the services have now hit growing pains....
2019-09-04, 10:39

Here Are All the Best Trailers From San Diego Comic-Con San Diego Comic-Con, the annual pop culture convention, has become the go-to place for studios to drop trailers and sneak previews for their buzziest films and television shows, from horror movies to superhero fare. This year’s Comic-Con, which runs from July 18 through July 21, will feature a...
2019-07-19, 03:26

Google Is Cracking Down On Weed Delivery Apps In the Play Store Google just announced that, even in places where weed has been legalized, it won’t allow any apps to arrange the delivery of marijuana, marijuana products, or products with THC. Part of a rollout of new Google Play policies, the company will no longer allow apps that provide users with the ability t...
2019-05-30, 00:13

Ontario's slow rollout of weed outlets could help black market Ontario has blamed a shortage of legal cannabis from the federal government for its slow rollout of retail outlets, a claim dismissed by the federal government and regulatory bodies from other provinces, raising prospects the black market for weed may thrive longer in Canada's most populous province...
2019-07-08, 22:39

Need Etiquette Tips for Cannabis? For Starters, Don’t Call It ‘Marijuana’ or ‘Weed.’ In “Higher Etiquette,” Lizzie Post — the great-great-granddaughter of Emily Post — argues that it’s time for cannabis to move, in the public imagination, away from its surfer and “Cheech and Chong” image....
2019-07-08, 20:00

ICE seeks DNA tests to weed out 'fraudulent' family claims at border Immigration and Customs Enforcement put out a call seeking help implementing a rapid DNA test for migrants trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border to verify familial relationships....
2019-05-30, 12:26

Mike Tyson reveals weed budget and plans for resort Mike Tyson is a big marijuana fan. He says he and his business partner spend thousands each month on cannabis and are developing a weed resort.       ...
2019-08-14, 22:26

Mom busted after her daughter brought homemade weed candies to school A Louisiana woman was busted for making THC-laced gummy candies — and her 11-year-old daughter was nabbed for handing them out to her classmates, authorities said. Alexandra Price, 30, of Covington, was busted Tuesday after one of her daughter’s classmates had a reaction to one of the candies ...
2019-09-14, 01:39

Vice Ventures wants to fund ‘bad’ industries like weed, booze, and vaping Vice Ventures is a VC fund that focuses on areas where investors have been less inclined to venture -- including weed, booze, gambling, and psychedelics.Read More...
2019-06-28, 08:26

Michigan Governor: Smoking Tons of Weed Could Fix Our Terrible Roads Gov. Gretchen Whitmer threw down the gauntlet on Thursday for Michigan residents who are both sick of the state’s abysmal road conditions, and also not nearly high enough....
2019-05-31, 02:00

Legal weed bid fails in Albany, but decriminalization bill pushes through With the legislative session drawing to a close, legalized marijuana remained a pipe dream Thursday night, but state lawmakers did pass a bill decriminalizing possession of less than two ounces of pot. The legislation also expunges most marijuana-possession misdemeanors and reduces fines for pot pos...
2019-06-21, 07:52

Killer hallucinogenic weed found on Upper West Side Now that’s some potent weed. A wild spray of a hallucinogenic plant known as Jimson weed — which can be deadly in small amounts and has been linked to turning people into ‘zombies’ — cropped up on the Upper West Side before it was chopped down. The patch of leafy greens and w...
2019-09-10, 17:39

Marijuana, Reefer, Weed: How Language Keeps Evolving for the Devil’s Lettuce As long as people have smoked the plant, they’ve debated what to call it. And now marketers for the legal marijuana industry want everyone to say “cannabis.”...
2019-07-04, 12:26

Staten Island teen jailed in Russia after being caught with weed A Staten Island teen is locked in a Russian jail cell after authorities caught her with marijuana while on a vacation with her mother, officials said. Audrey Lorber, 19, was arrested at Pulkovo Airport in St. Petersburg when Russian agents found her with 19 grams of marijuana, worth about $375 in th...
2019-09-08, 14:52

'A bleak prospect': why legal weed in Britain may be a pipe dream While public interest is growing, experts say a mix of political and social factors is holding back changeThe legalization of cannabis in the US shows no signs of slowing down – but the prospect of a green rush in the UK, experts say, is “bleak”.The consultancy Hanway Associates aims to bring North ...
2019-06-10, 12:52

Experts skeptical of Louisiana woman’s deadly weed overdose A Louisiana woman appears to be the first person on record whose death has been ruled a marijuana overdose — but some medical experts are skeptical that was the true cause. The 39-year-old woman was found slumped on her couch dead in her La Place apartment in February, but an autopsy found she had h...
2019-06-06, 23:52

Alberta joins Ontario in pulling some CannTrust weed products Alberta is placing an unspecified amount of CannTrust products on hold as a precautionary measure, officials said, pending an investigation by Health Canada into whether cannabis from unlicensed facilities is safe for consumption....
2019-07-11, 16:26

Stay off the weed, Canada tells flight controllers and crews Canadian airlines and flight crews are forbidden to consume cannabis for at least 28 days before going on duty, the country's transportation regulator said on Thursday....
2019-06-06, 18:39

Mike Tyson's Weed Resort: The Former Champ Smokes the Toad What do you do when you hear that Mike Tyson is opening a weed resort in the middle of the California desert? You go investigate. What we found was far more surreal than anyone could have imagined....
2019-06-10, 14:13

Weed leader Canopy Growth ousts co-CEO Bruce Linton Canada's Canopy Growth Corp fired founder and co-Chief Executive Officer Bruce Linton, a surprise move that comes just a week after the weed producer's largest shareholder expressed disappointment over its loss-making streak....
2019-07-03, 19:52

Are ‘weed tampons’ the answer to period pain? | Arwa Mahdawi Research suggests that CBD suppositories could offer much-needed relief for the 90% of women who have experienced PMS – and that isn’t a pipe dreamI have spent the past 15 minutes sprawled in an undignified position on the floor experimenting with cannabis suppositories. This isn’t a typical Monday ...
2019-05-28, 16:39

The Best of the Best Cosplay From San Diego Comic-Con 2019 San Diego Comic-Con 2019 has ended, leaving us with another year before returning to the San Diego Convention Center for that amazing cosplay we love so much. We’ve been sharing videos and pictures of some of the best lewks (or looks) throughout the weekend, and have created a handy compilation of a...
2019-07-22, 17:52

What to Look Forward to for San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Marvel Studios, Game of Thrones, Star Trek, Westworld, Rick and Morty, The Witcher, and more - these are the Comic-Con panels to keep an eye out for at SDCC 2019....
2019-07-16, 18:26

6 injured in San Diego prison riot SAN DIEGO — Authorities now say at least six inmates have been injured, two seriously, in a riot at a state prison in San Diego. Cal Fire San Diego Capt. Thomas Shoots says the riot erupted shortly after 8 p.m. in a yard at Richard J. Donovan Correction Facility. Shoots tells the San Diego Union-Tri...
2019-08-24, 22:26

San Diego mom naps while toddler dies in hot car A 2-year-old girl died when her mother left her in a hot car — while she napped inside their house in San Diego, according to reports. The mother called 911 when she woke up from her nap after 12:30 p.m. Monday and couldn’t find her daughter, KUSI-TV reported. The mother’s phone li...
2019-08-08, 00:52

Teens allegedly stuffed teddy bear with loaded guns and weed This teddy bear was packing heat. A group of five Nashville teenagers were arrested last week for allegedly stashing loaded guns and weed inside a stuffed animal, police said on Monday. Photos released by the Metro Nashville Police Department show officers fishing out three loaded semi-automatic pis...
2019-06-19, 06:52

Fewer teens smoke weed in states that legalize marijuana: study Not everyone is getting higher in 420-friendly states. Marijuana use has plummeted with young people in states where pot has been legalized for recreational use — despite reports that weed has blown up with teens across the country in recent years, a new study shows. The study — released Monda...
2019-07-09, 00:52

Constellation expects $54.8 million loss for stake in weed producer Canopy Constellation Brands expects to record a loss of about $54.8 million in its current quarter from its billion-dollar investment in weed producer Canopy Growth....
2019-08-26, 22:00

Surgeon General Warns America That 21st-Century Weed Can Really Fuck You Up The Surgeon General issued a very somber advisory to the people of the United States on Thursday: Weed may be legal in a lot of states now, but if you’re pregnant or a kid, you should stay away from it. Sage advice, to be sure.Read more......
2019-08-30, 05:39

Why do some victims of a cannabis vomiting syndrome avoid it after switching to legal weed? People with cannabis hyperemesis syndrome — a problem some heavy smokers get that involves chronic vomiting — are usually told to quit. But some cure it by switching to a legal supply....
2019-08-10, 02:00

‘There’s no opposition now’: how a quiet Canada town became a world leader in growing weed In an abandoned chocolate factory in Ontario, Canopy Growth is nurturing global ambitions. But could it thrive in Britain?The musky aroma hits you from the car park at the headquarters of Canopy Growth, the world’s largest cannabis company.Inside this nondescript warehouse – an abandoned Hershey’s c...
2019-06-29, 21:39

Amazon India to weed out single-use plastic packaging by June 2020 Amazon.com Inc's India unit said on Wednesday it would replace all single use plastic in its packaging by June 2020 with paper cushions, the latest major company to join the country's fight against environmental pollution....
2019-09-04, 11:00

TV Helicopter Unwittingly Exposes Rooftop Weed Operation During Bike Race Catalan cops seized over 40 cannabis plants from a rooftop near Barcelona yesterday thanks to information from an unexpected source: a TV helicopter broadcasting this month’s Vuelta a España. Stage 8 of the race finished in the town of Igualada on Saturday, and as the race made its way through the ...
2019-09-04, 19:26

Weed ban means no Rocky Mountain high for Canada's Calgary Stampede Canada's Calgary Stampede, known as the country's biggest and booziest annual party, is banning the use of cannabis on its grounds in the first year that legislators made the drug legal across the country....
2019-07-05, 20:39

Roundup Weed Killer Litigation Is Kenneth Feinberg’s Next Challenge as Mediator A federal judge overseeing 900 lawsuits alleging that glyphosate causes cancer called on a lawyer who has helped resolve disputes involving Sept. 11 victims, BP and Volkswagen....
2019-05-23, 00:39

This duo is taking on San Diego’s electric scooter industry SAN DIEGO – Two men in San Diego have impounded thousands of electric scooters they say have been left littered about the city and endangering pedestrians, sparking a battle with companies that have flooded cities with the two-wheelers. John Heinkel, 55 and Dan Borelli, 43, operate a small out...
2019-08-02, 03:00

Fans descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con Fans descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con, which kicked off Wednesday with the first chance for exclusive merchandise and new footage from ‘It: Chapter Two’...
2019-07-18, 04:39

The city where Diego Maradona rose from the dead The footballer’s move to Naples resurrected his career, leading to professional glory – and personal disaster. A new documentary from the maker of Senna tells his incredible storyDiego Maradona didn’t know it would be his last match for Barcelona. It was the final of the Spanish Cup against Athletic...
2019-06-02, 14:13

The 6 Winners (and 5 Losers) of San Diego Comic-Con 2019 San Diego Comic-Con has once again come and gone, leaving us with a flurry of feelings and a lot of hotel restaurant bills for shrimp tacos. io9 was there to experience everything, giving you in-depth coverage on the ground and reporting on panels. There were plenty of highs, a few lows, and one thi...
2019-07-24, 05:26

Everything you need to know about the hottest panels at San Diego Comic-Con 2019 The biggest pop culture celebration in the world celebrates its 50th birthday this year, and for such a milestone anniversary San Diego Comic-Con has certainly teed up a slew of exciting panels as the annual convention gets underway on Thursday. From Warner Bros.’ big showing this year to the ...
2019-07-18, 17:52

San Diego man thought to be DB Cooper dies: report A 75-year-old San Diego man who led an eventful life of danger and who some thought may have been D.B. Cooper, the legendary hijacker who pulled off one of the most daring heists in modern history, died Tuesday. ...
2019-07-11, 04:26

Fans to descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con Fans to descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con, which kicks off Wednesday with the first chance to exclusive merchandise and new footage from ‘It: Chapter Two’...
2019-07-17, 16:00

San Diego Tops Yankees With a Bullpen Parade Padres Manager Andy Green burned through his bullpen to help his team hold off the Yankees, who got three runs in the seventh inning, in a stretch when Green used four pitchers to face eight batters....
2019-05-29, 08:52

Flu outbreak among asylum seekers reaches San Diego SAN DIEGO (AP) — Sixteen asylum seekers who have exhibited flu-like symptoms after being flown to San Diego from South Texas are being quarantined. San Diego County authorities said Friday that the asylum seekers and their families are staying in motel rooms. Last week, U.S. immigration officials sa...
2019-05-24, 22:39

San Diego fraternity suspended over sex assault claims LA JOLLA, Calif. (AP) — A fraternity at the University of California, San Diego has been suspended over sexual assault allegations involving its members. The university and the national fraternity sent cease-and-desist orders to the Sigma Chi chapter last week. The chapter is barred from taking part...
2019-06-05, 07:13

San Diego duo takes on electric scooter industry Two men in San Diego have impounded thousands of electric scooters they say have been left littered about the city and endangering pedestrians, sparking a battle with companies that have flooded cities with the two-wheelers....
2019-08-01, 15:52

All the Legendary Cosplay We Saw at San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Day 1 San Diego Comic-Con is back, baby, and the cosplay is looking bigger and better than ever. Thousands of cosplayers and fans have flocked to the San Diego Convention Center to show off their tributes to amazing shows, films, comics, and video games. And we’ve got it all right here....
2019-07-19, 20:26

More Germans carrying alarm gun licenses More and more Germans are acquiring the permit they need to carry a gas pistol, a newspaper has reported. The number has more than doubled in the last five years....
2019-09-03, 10:52

A look inside the black market for weed shows the huge threat to legal businesses Illegal dispensaries are a huge threat to California's legal cannabis market, the largest in the country. CNBC went inside 10 unlicensed stores to show a variety of illegal activity....
2019-07-12, 15:52

Silk Road weed dealer fights Vancouver police over $2.6M in seized Bitcoin Vancouver police have been accused of misleading a justice of the peace in a plot to seize $2.6 million (CAD$3.5 million) in Bitcoin owned by a dark web marijuana trafficker, CBC reports. Authorities believe the Bitcoin, found on hard drives seized in 2013, to be the proceeds of illegal activity — s...
2019-06-28, 22:39

A dad fatally shot his daughter's boyfriend for smoking weed with her at a party, police say Pennsylvania man Michael D'Biagio was arrested Friday in connection to the death of Darren Jevcak outside of a pizza shop.        ...
2019-07-24, 00:52

Ohio Lawmaker Blames Mass Shootings on Weed, Trans People, Fatherlessness, and That’s Not All In the stretchiest stretching of all logic that can be remotely elongated, this might be the biggest stretch of all time by a Republican attempting to blame a mass shooting on anything but bigotry, white supremacy, mental illness or “video games.”...
2019-08-06, 10:39

Here's All Our San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Coverage in One Handy Location San Diego Comic-Con 2019 has come and gone and, oh, gosh, was that a convention! With writers and video people on the ground in San Diego and a team of intrepid writers at home, we spent all weekend cranking out all the information we can dig up for your knowledge and entertainment....
2019-07-24, 02:39

Sex, drugs and soccer: The life and times of Diego Maradona An unacknowledged son, photo ops with the mafia and humongous cocaine binges: it's incredible that Diego Maradona found time to become the greatest footballer of his generation....
2019-06-12, 21:26

All the Amazing Cosplay We Witnessed at San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Day 3 Witness me! San Diego Comic-Con is entering its final day, but the cosplay showcase is far from over. io9's latest video and photos highlight the fantastic looks from Saturday—arguably the best day for cosplay at San Diego Comic-Con. Excelsior, my friends. Excelsior.Read more......
2019-07-21, 21:39

The 10 Most Exciting Panels Happening at San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Warner Bros, Sony, and Universal might be sitting out San Diego Comic-Con 2019, but we’ve still got plenty of amazing panels to be excited about—especially in regards to new television shows. We’ll be covering all of it from San Diego next week, but for those prepping their must-see lists, we’re cou...
2019-07-12, 22:39

Toddler dies from E. coli at San Diego County Fair A 2-year-old boy died and three children fell ill after contracting E. coli at the San Diego County Fair petting zoo, according to a report. The boy had been hospitalized and died from complications. San Diego Health and Human Services announced the boy’s June 24 death on Friday, CBS News repo...
2019-06-29, 23:26

Watch: Man's homemade roller coaster up for grabs in San Diego A California man who built a roller coaster in his family's back yard is giving the ride away for free to anyone who can convince him they are the right person to be its new owner....
2019-06-06, 02:52

Diego Schwartzman had no idea he was facing Rafael Nadal Diego Schwartzman made an unforced error after his big fourth-round victory Monday over No. 6 seed Alexander Zverev. He thought his next match in the quarterfinals was against the Italian, Matteo Berrettini. During the on-court interview, the 5-foot-7 Schwartzman didn’t realize he was lined up to pl...
2019-09-04, 09:26

Navy SEAL's trial for war crimes begins in San Diego Jury selection began on Monday in the trial of a U.S. Navy SEAL platoon leader court-martialed on charges of murdering a wounded Iraqi prisoner and shooting unarmed civilians, a war crimes case that has drawn the attention of U.S. President Donald Trump....
2019-06-18, 07:13

San Diego Padres pitcher says he was ejected after cheering on teammate A San Diego Padres pitcher who was ejected Saturday during a game against the Colorado Rockies said his dismissal might have been a misunderstanding....
2019-06-18, 15:13

US Navy SEAL's Trial For War Crimes Begins In San Diego Jury selection began on Monday in the trial of a US Navy SEAL platoon leader court-martialed on charges of murdering a wounded Iraqi prisoner and shooting unarmed civilians, a war crimes case that has......
2019-06-18, 06:39

All the Marvelous Cosplay We Spotted at San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Day 2 You wanted the cosplay, you’ve got the cosplay! San Diego Comic-Con is now in full swing, and fans are out in force with their best looks. Our latest video and photos highlight folks serving total cosplay realness on the con floor and around San Diego. Get ready: These cosplayers are bringing their ...
2019-07-20, 17:52

San Diego man arrested after rifle-shaped bong causes gun scare A gun scare prompted San Diego police to close downtown streets yesterday after reports of a man waving an assault rifle out of a hotel window began flooding emergency lines. Acting out of an abundance of caution, police promptly locked down the area while they investigated the reports, with a polic...
2019-05-21, 16:39

World's smallest baby released from San Diego hospital Baby Saybie weighed little more than an apple when she was born. Doctors said she wouldn't survive long. But after five months in intensive care, she's been given the all-clear to go home with her family....
2019-05-30, 09:52

The Best Movie and TV Show Trailers From San Diego Comic-Con 2019 The Witcher, Rick and Morty, It Chapter Two, Top Gun: Maverick, His Dark Materials, and more - here are the best movie and TV show trailers released at San Diego Comic-Con 2019....
2019-07-20, 01:13

Marlins vs. Padres: San Diego and Manny Machado will go quietly Bond? Jane Bond? Mixed reviews from James Bond fans upon hearing actress Lashana Lynch will be the new 007 when the movie premieres in 2020. But clearly Disney fans are on the same page as rumors swirl James Corden will be the new Moana. The San Diego Machados have won three of their past 10......
2019-07-17, 04:39

2 elderly African lions die at San Francisco, San Diego zoos SAN DIEGO (AP) — Two beloved, elderly lions have died at zoos in California. The San Francisco Zoo announced Wednesday that a 16-year-old male African lion named Jahari died Monday of old age. African lions live to about 14 in the wild. He was born at the zoo in 2003 and raised by the staff after hi...
2019-05-23, 02:52

Iranian oil tanker carrying $130M in oil changes course to Turkey An Iranian oil tanker bound for Greece has abruptly changed course and will instead make port in Turkey, according to the Associated Press. The ship Adrian Darya 1, formerly known as the Grace 1, is now on track to reach Mersin, Turkey, in roughly a week. U.S. authorities believe the vessel, which i...
2019-08-24, 22:26

Bus carrying retirees crashes in Argentina, 13 dead Officials say a bus carrying a group of retirees has overturned on a foggy road in northern Argentina, killing at least 13 passengers and leaving 40 injured...
2019-07-01, 21:13

42 ton big rig carrying dry beans collapses 110-year-old bridge A 42 ton Big Rig collapsed an over 110 year old historic bridge in North Dakota. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
2019-07-25, 05:26

Scientists say atmosphere carrying microplastics to the Arctic Microscopic particles of plastic are entering the atmosphere and being dumped by snow, new research found. The study raises questions about the amount of microplastics humans and wildlife are inhaling....
2019-08-15, 04:39

Napa Valley, but for weed: Cannabis bill would tighten rules for claiming place of origin Like purveyors of fine wines, some cannabis industry insiders are backing a bill regulating who can use place names and appellations in weed brands.       ...
2019-07-23, 17:00

Yes, Miley Cyrus and Kaitlynn Carter Really Got Brody Jenner a Weed-Themed Birthday Gift What divorce filing? Mere hours have passed since Liam Hemsworth filed for divorce from Miley Cyrus, but that's already in the past for her and Kaitlynn Carter. Instead, they are......
2019-08-22, 08:00

Horse racing: Local weed caused Justify's positive drug test - Baffert Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert on Thursday denied intentionally administering the banned drug scopolamine to Triple Crown-winning horse Justify in 2018, saying a positive test had been a result of "environmental contamination."...
2019-09-13, 05:00

Rooftop weed growing operation accidentally busted by a helicopter filming a bike race If you’re running an illegal marijuana growing operation in the middle of a city, there’s plenty of ways you could find yourself busted. Maybe a neighbor stumbles upon some suspicious plants in your yard, or someone passing by on the sidewalk notes a bounty of green foliage through a bas...
2019-09-05, 20:13

Diego Maradona: flight of the enchanter - from the archive, 6 April 1991 6 April 1991 Diego Maradona was the world’s greatest footballer and a millionaire many times over. But the shanty-town kid from Buenos Aires never lost his taste for the underworld and he has become embroiled in a Neapolitan saga of call girls and cocaine, big money and bad bloodDiego Maradona was t...
2019-06-06, 19:00

Qatar replaces San Diego as host of 1st World Beach Games LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Qatar has replaced San Diego as host of the first World Beach Games in Doha, and will also host the annual meeting of national Olympic bodies. The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) says “Qatar boasts spectacular oceanfront locations and is ready to ...
2019-06-14, 15:13

Diego Costa injures ankle in Atletico Madrid friendly Atletico Madrid says Diego Costa sprained his left ankle in the team's 2-1 loss in a friendly against Beitar Jerusalem        ...
2019-05-21, 23:26

Padres vs. Blue Jays: Take a shot on San Diego and its stud rookie We’re fast and now we’re first. If you are reading this, you are not alone. According to a new quarterly book from the Alliance for Audited Media, your Sunday New York Post (Amed Rosario) has blown past the lazy Daily News (Robinson Cano) in circulation and is now the city’s most-read tabloid. Have ...
2019-05-26, 15:13

Thompson, Aztecs defense lead San Diego St. past Weber St. Tariq Thompson had an interception and a pass breakup in the closing minutes to help San Diego State beat Weber State 6-0 in the season opener for both teams       ...
2019-09-01, 12:26

Thirsty work in San Diego, the craft brewing capital of America Raise a glass to the Californian city with more than 200 craft breweries and tasting roomsIt is early morning and I’m swimming in a coffin-shaped pool surrounded by gnarly ancient cacti, overlooked by a 12-storey floral mural. It was an invigorating way to wake up listening to the muted stirring of ...
2019-06-16, 14:39

Swarm of bees delays Marlins-Padres game in San Diego SAN DIEGO (AP) — The game between the Miami Marlins and San Diego at Petco Park was being delayed Sunday afternoon by a swarm of bees that settled onto a microphone attached to the netting near the Padres’ dugout. With Padres rookie Josh Naylor about to bat with two outs in the third inning, p...
2019-06-03, 06:00

War crimes murder trial of Navy SEAL due to start in San Diego Jury selection was set to begin on Monday in the trial of a U.S. Navy SEAL platoon leader court-martialed on charges of murdering a wounded Iraqi prisoner and shooting unarmed civilians, a war crimes case that has drawn the attention of U.S. President Donald Trump....
2019-06-17, 14:39

World’s tiniest surviving baby born at San Diego hospital SAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego hospital on Wednesday revealed the birth of a girl believed to be the world’s tiniest surviving baby, who weighed just 245 grams (about 8.6 ounces) before she was discharged as a healthy infant. The baby named Saybie was born at 23 weeks and three days and was sent home ...
2019-05-29, 23:39

Diego Maradona returns to coaching with Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata Argentina legend takes over club battling relegationJob will be Maradona’s sixth as a club managerArgentina’s Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata have confirmed Diego Maradona as their new manager. The club sit 18th in the Argentinian Superliga and are in danger of relegation. This will be Maradona’s sixth ...
2019-09-06, 14:00

Football transfer rumours: Diego Costa heading for Everton? Today’s gossip came from the foot of our stairs Arsenal are not giving up on signing Wilfried Zaha from Crystal Palace. As well as that derisory/prudent £40m initial bid for the winger, they are prepared to offer three players they value as worth another £40m into the deal. Calum Chambers, Mohamed E...
2019-07-11, 16:26

1 child dies, 3 sickened by E. coli linked to San Diego fair SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities say E. coli bacteria encountered at the San Diego County Fair has killed one child and sickened three others. A Friday night release from the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency announced four confirmed cases linked to animal contact. While three cases didn...
2019-06-29, 11:52

Monster swarm of ladybugs shows up on San Diego weather radar A swarm of ladybugs flying through San Diego this week was so massive, it showed up on the National Weather Service’s radar –appearing to be a huge storm. The weather agency confirmed Tuesday that the blob was alive. “The large echo showing up on SoCal radar this evening is not precipitation, ...
2019-06-06, 19:52

UCLA vs. San Diego State: Take a shot on Chip Kelly’s crew It’s time to buy low on Chip Kelly, who is 3-10 at UCLA and sinking to his lowest point as a coach. Kelly still can coach, and the Bruins, who returned 19 starters from last year’s team, still can be one of the nation’s surprise teams. With Oklahoma on deck, the Bruins desperately need to......
2019-09-07, 17:52

NYPD beekeepers blast MLB, San Diego Padres for killing swarm The NYPD’s beekeepers took a swing at Major League Baseball Monday, when they ripped the league and San Diego Padres for killing a swarm of bees on the field during a game Sunday instead of rescuing them. The beekeepers posted a number of messages on Twitter Monday night after other users brou...
2019-06-04, 07:26

San Diego hospital reveals world’s tiniest surviving baby SAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego hospital has announced the birth of an 8.6-ounce girl believed to be the world’s tiniest surviving baby and says she has been discharged as a healthy infant. Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns said Wednesday that the baby named Saybie was born at 23 wee...
2019-05-29, 23:52

San Diego loses World Beach Games due to lack of funding A lack of funding and sponsorship has forced San Diego to give up the first World Beach Games set for later this year, leaving the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) to quickly find a new host....
2019-05-31, 00:52

Washington Nationals slug four consecutive home runs in San Diego Howie Kendrick, Trea Turner, Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon slug back-to-back-to-back-to-back homers in San Diego.       ...
2019-06-10, 03:01

U.S. Navy SEAL's war crimes trial winds to close in San Diego Closing arguments were due in San Diego on Monday in the war crimes trial of a decorated U.S. Navy SEAL platoon leader charged with murdering a helpless Iraqi captive in his custody and shooting unarmed civilians....
2019-07-01, 19:52

30 Injured In Assam As Truck Carrying Them To NRC Hearing Crashes At least 30 people have been hospitalised, 10 with major injuries, after a bus carrying them to a NRC re-verification hearing in Golaghat district of upper Assam met with an accident...
2019-08-05, 20:13

Man carrying 2 knives Tasered and detained at Gatwick Airport A man carrying two kitchen knives through a staff search area at Gatwick Airport in the United Kingdom was Tasered and arrested by police early Monday morning....
2019-06-03, 22:52

Scientists discover new way to kill disease-carrying mosquitoes During the two experiments, the number of female mosquitoes responsible for disease spread plummeted by 83 percent to 94 percent on two small islands plagued by dengue fever....
2019-07-18, 19:52

Tiny robot leaps around carrying its own battery, electronics Enlarge / A Tribot leaps ahead of its peers. (credit: EPFL) Robots have traditionally been roughly humanoid in form, which has some obvious advantages, in that the robots are better able to integrate into a human-designed environment. But there are lots of environments that aren't human designed, ...
2019-07-11, 06:00

Libyan Airliner, Carrying 124, Narrowly Avoids Being Hit By Bombing A Libyan airliner has narrowly escaped being hit by incoming fire as it landed at war-torn capital Tripoli's sole functioning airport, aviation officials said....
2019-08-05, 17:52

Should Walmart, Kroger and other retailers ban carrying guns in stores? After shootings at Walmart, Kroger, Waffle House, Macy's and others, are you comfortable visiting a business where patrons can bring their weapons?       ...
2019-08-09, 21:39

Russian spacecraft carrying humanlike robot docks at ISS The robot named Fedor will test skills and aid astronauts on the International Space Station. A previous attempt to dock the Soyuz spacecraft had failed over the weekend....
2019-08-27, 09:26

Drop Leg Bags Are the Perfect Low-Impact Carrying Packs I wish there were a better name for “drop leg bags,” the messenger bags that you strap to your thigh. Thigh tote? Shank sack? Leggage? Whatever you call them, these packs you strap to your waist are the perfect, most stylish blend of messenger bag and purse....
2019-06-11, 04:52

Policeman Carrying Killed Cop's 4-Year-Old Son Breaks Down During Homage A photo of a senior police officer breaking down while carrying the son of inspector Arshad Khan, who was killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag terror attack earlier this week, has gone viral on......
2019-06-18, 08:13

Truck carrying more than 130 million bees crashes in Montana A truck carrying about 133 million bees crashed off the side of a road in Montana on Monday, sending swarms of buzzers into the air as rescue crews arrived, a report said. The semi-truck with 40,000 pounds of bees inside careened off a street in Bozeman, Mont. and flipped over as it was heading to.....
2019-06-11, 12:26

Russia says it will give soldiers bomb-carrying drones Never mind using small drones for battlefield recon -- if Russia has its way, they'll be another part of the arsenal. The country's Defense Ministry recently told Izvestia that it's not only outfitting platoons with small drones, but will eventually......
2019-07-08, 08:39

Spacecraft carrying Russian humanoid robot docks at ISS An unmanned spacecraft carrying Russia's first humanoid robot to be sent into orbit successfully docks at the International Space Station, following a failed attempt over the weekend.       ...
2019-08-27, 18:26

Iran says it refrained from blowing up US plane carrying 35 people Iran refrained from blowing up an American plane with 35 people on board that was accompanying the unmanned drone the Revolutionary Guard Corps shot down, an Iranian commander said Friday. “With the US drone in the region there was also an American P-8 plane with 35 people on board,” Amir Ali ...
2019-06-21, 17:52

New York law bans teachers from carrying guns in schools New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a new law Wednesday that bars teachers from carrying guns on school grounds -- arguing that introducing more firearms is not the way to make students safer....
2019-08-01, 01:13

| Tugboat carrying 75 migrants stranded off Tunisia for 10 days A boat that rescued 75 migrants in international waters is still stranded off the Tunisian coast 10 days later as authorities refuse to let it dock, the Red Crescent has said....
2019-06-10, 17:26

CVS, Walgreens urge against openly carrying guns in stores NEW YORK (AP) — Drug chains CVS and Walgreens, as well as grocery chain Wegmans Food Market, have joined the chorus of retailers requesting that customers refrain from openly carrying firearms in their stores even where state laws allow it. The announcements made Thursday follow similar moves by Wal...
2019-09-06, 16:52

Oil-carrying Iranian supertanker wanted by U.S. heads for Greece Iranian government officials have yet to publicly acknowledge the ship's next destination, or where it will discharge its cargo of 2.1 million barrels of crude oil. Iran has denied it was ever headed for Syria....
2019-08-20, 04:13

This $15 Accessory Made Carrying My Bike Up Four Floors So Much Easier One of the true joys of living in Brooklyn is taking my bike for a few laps around Prospect Park. Sadly, hoisting my 25 lb. Priority Bike on my shoulder and up four floors makes a chore out of what should be a relaxing activity....
2019-05-22, 04:00

Former NFL player and ESPN analyst Merril Hoge alleges weed killer Roundup caused lymphoma Former NFL running back and ESPN football analyst Merril Hoge alleges in a federal lawsuit that Roundup caused him to develop non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.       ...
2019-08-01, 07:39

Sydney's city council reviews use of Bayer's Roundup weed killer amid cancer fears Sydney's city council said on Friday it was reviewing its weed management, which included the use of Bayer AG's Roundup, after other councils in Australia began cutting ties with the product amid concerns about possible links to cancer....
2019-07-05, 09:13

2-year-old boy dies from E. coli linked to animals at San Diego County Fair Three other children were also sickened by the bacteria after coming in contact with animals at the fair.        ...
2019-06-29, 19:13

San Diego Padres' Fernando Tatis Jr makes incredible snare at shortstop San Diego Padres rookie Fernando Tatis Jr. is having an incredible season in which he hopes could be punctuated by a National League Rookie of the Year Award....
2019-08-14, 01:00

Diego Maradona returns to Argentina to manage dwindling first-division club Soccer legend Diego Maradona will return to the sideline to manage a dwindling first-division club in his native Argentina, the team announced Thursday....
2019-09-06, 18:00

Diego Maradona to Man Utd?! Argentina legend lays down the law to Paul Pogba in manager bid Argentina legend Diego Maradona has revealed he would like to manage Manchester United, insisting he is the right person to lead the club back to major silverware....
2019-06-05, 16:39

The biggest ‘Game of Thrones’ villains aren’t coming to San Diego Comic-Con This may have been the biggest twist in Game of Thrones history, one that we certainly didn’t see coming. The biggest villains from the show aren’t any of the characters, of course, but rather showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss who took just one season to ruin the best show in TV h...
2019-07-18, 17:52

io9 Takes You on a Tour Inside San Diego Comic-Con 2019's Show Floor We’re here! San Diego Comic-Con is officially underway, and io9's team is on location to bring you all the coolest news, interviews, panels, cosplay, and videos from SDCC 2019. Let’s kick things off by heading inside the show floor with io9's own Germain Lussier and Beth Elderkin, who made t...
2019-07-18, 17:26

San Diego synagogue shooting suspect said N.Z. shooter’s writing was ‘spot on’: docs The San Diego synagogue shooting suspect expressed regret in a text message that he missed seeing the livestream video of the New Zealand killings in March....
2019-08-01, 11:39

'Avengers: Endgame' within $7.1 million of 'Avatar' record ahead San Diego Comic-Con Disney's "Avengers: Endgame" may soon become the top-grossing film. And Marvel is expected to unveil its next phase of films at San Diego Comic-Con....
2019-07-15, 20:26

San Diego Hospital Reveals Birth of World’s Tiniest Surviving Baby SAN DIEGO — A San Diego hospital on Wednesday revealed the birth of a girl believed to be the world’s tiniest surviving baby, who weighed just 245 grams (about 8.6 ounces) before she was discharged as a healthy infant. The baby named Saybie was born at 23 weeks and three days and was sen...
2019-05-30, 03:26

Rafael Nadal beats Diego Schwartzman for return to U.S. Open semifinals Three-time champion Rafael Nadal advanced to the U.S. Open semifinals for the third consecutive year Wednesday night with a straight sets victory against 20th-seeded Argentine Diego Schwartzman....
2019-09-05, 17:00

Qatar to host inaugural World Beach Games in place of San Diego Qatar will host the inaugural World Beach Games later this year after Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) awarded the Gulf state the rights two weeks after San Diego withdrew because of lack of funding and sponsorship....
2019-06-15, 11:00

Diego Schwartzman v Rafael Nadal: US Open quarter-final – live! Andreescu wins 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 over Mertens in US Open quarter-finalNadal facing Schwartzman in second match of night sessionWilliams has title in reach but Svitolina will apply pressure testTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 4.14am BST Nadal breaks in fourth game of second set!Second set: Schw...
2019-09-05, 05:26

Saybie, world's smallest surviving preemie, leaves San Diego hospital An infant believed to be the smallest baby in the world to survive a premature birth -- 8.6 ounces when she arrived in December -- has been released from a San Diego hospital....
2019-05-30, 20:00

San Diego Padres send rookie right-hander Chris Paddack to Class A Despite a strong start, Chris Paddack has been optioned to Class A, where he'll have a reduced workload before rejoining the Padres rotation.       ...
2019-06-13, 04:13

San Diego valedictorian slams ‘drunk’ teacher in brutal graduation speech "To the teacher that was regularly intoxicated during class this year, thank you for using yourself to teach these students about the dangers of alcoholism," Nataly Buhr snarked....
2019-06-16, 06:13

Padres closer Kirby Yates finds saving grace in San Diego Ten years ago, no one in baseball wanted him. Today, the Padres' Kirby Yates is the envy of every team who now wants to trade for him.       ...
2019-06-14, 22:26

Rhino born at San Diego Zoo, marking key step in protecting threatened species LOS ANGELES — A conservation organization in San Diego says it has achieved the first successful artificial insemination birth of a southern white rhino in North America, an important step in saving another rhino species from extinction. San Diego Zoo Global announced that mother Victoria gave birth...
2019-08-01, 01:39

Navy SEAL charged with war crimes freed from base confinement in San Diego A Navy SEAL platoon leader court-martialed on war crimes charges was unexpectedly ordered released from base confinement in San Diego on Thursday, 11 days before he is due to stand trial in a case that has attracted President Donald Trump's attention....
2019-05-31, 13:26

UPDATE 1-Sydney's city council reviews use of Bayer's Roundup weed killer amid cancer fears Sydney's city council said on Friday it was reviewing its weed management, which included the use of Bayer AG's Roundup, after other councils in Australia began cutting ties with the product amid concerns about possible links to cancer....
2019-07-05, 09:13

Jim Cramer on how skeptical investors keep carrying the bull market higher "Bull markets thrive on disbelief. The moment everyone believes in the bull, well the rally's over, because then there's no one left to buy," he says....
2019-07-02, 00:39

Ship carrying waste arrives back in Canada from the Philippines A ship carrying 69 containers of waste mislabeled as plastic recyclables returned to Canada on Saturday from the Philippines, closing a chapter on a dispute that started in 2013 and sparked a diplomatic furor between Ottawa and Manila....
2019-06-29, 20:13

TSA detains man reportedly carrying smoke grenades at Newark airport A man heading to the Dominican Republic from Newark Liberty International Airport Sunday was stopped by TSA for carrying six smoke grenades, officials said.       ...
2019-06-19, 01:13

Plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr and family crashes in Tennessee Retired driver hospitalized with minor injuries after crashEarnhardt was traveling with wife, daughter and two pilotsSister of Nascar legend says “everyone is safe” in statementAn airplane carrying retired Nascar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr and his wife and daughter was involved in a fiery crash at an ...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Iranian tanker carrying $130M in oil headed to unspecified location The trail left by GPS data on Marinetraffic.com, a vessel tracking service, showed the Iran-flagged Adrian Darya 1, previously known as Grace 1, moving shortly before midnight....
2019-08-19, 13:00

Plane carrying 326 passengers diverted after pilot spills coffee A pilot's spilled coffee diverted an Airbus A330-243 operated by Condor. It was headed from Germany to Mexico when the accident forced a landing in Ireland, according to the Air Accidents Investigation Branch....
2019-09-13, 04:13

| Plane carrying body of DRC's Tshisekedi's arrives in Kinshasa: state TV A plane carrying the remains of former DRC opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi arrived in Kinshasa from Belgium for a funeral in his home country, images on state RTNC television have shown....
2019-05-30, 22:39

American detained at Cairo airport for carrying Yemen dagger CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian officials say a Yemeni American was detained at the Cairo airport for carrying a traditional Yemeni dagger in his luggage. Customs officials say the man, a dual U.S.-Yemeni national, landed in Cairo on Friday on a flight from the Yemeni port city of Aden. The officials say when...
2019-06-14, 15:13

Turkey's First Lady Spotted Carrying $50,000 Handbag, Criticized: Report Turkey's First Lady Emine Erdogan recently attracted criticism after she was spotted carrying a handbag that was priced USD 50,000 during her trip to Japan with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan....
2019-07-03, 04:52

Ford tests package-carrying robots for driverless delivery Ford would like to deploy Digit delivery robots as early as 2021, alongside the planned introduction of its autonomous vehicle fleets to ferry people and packages around the clock....
2019-05-22, 15:39

He was jailed 82 days for carrying honey in an airport – not meth The Maryland man was simply trying to bring back honey from his favorite roadside stand in Jamaica, but a drug-sniffing dog alerted to his bag.        ...
2019-08-29, 15:39

Bridge collapses under overweight truck carrying tons of beans An overweight tractor-trailer, hauling several tons of dry beans, caused the collapse of a 100-year-old historic bridge in North Dakota on Monday, officials said. A 2005 Peterbilt semi-truck was driving on a weight-restricted bridge over the Goose River near Northwood at around 1:15 p.m. when the st...
2019-07-23, 18:52

Woman carrying baby punches straphanger in face: cops A woman carrying a baby and pushing a stroller allegedly slugged a straphanger in the face for bumping into her, police said Monday. The suspect, toting the infant in a front carrier, was getting off a southbound E train at the Forest Hills/71st Avenue station when the 53-year-old female victim, who...
2019-06-10, 19:13

American detained at Cairo airport for carrying Yemeni dagger CAIRO — Egyptian officials say a Yemeni American was detained at the Cairo airport for carrying a traditional Yemeni dagger in his luggage. Customs officials say the man, a dual U.S.-Yemeni national, landed in Cairo on Friday on a flight from the Yemeni port city of Aden. The officials say when the ...
2019-06-14, 19:52

Ex-WWE Superstar Terri Runnels arrested for carrying loaded gun in airport Ex-WWE Superstar Terri Runnels was arrested Wednesday for allegedly carrying a loaded concealed firearm through Tampa International Airport. The 52-year-old TV personality was later released from Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office Jail on $2,000 bond, records show. According to TMZ, the Gloc...
2019-05-29, 23:26

Ship carrying migrants stuck at sea while waiting for safe port MILAN — A Spanish humanitarian ship has been stuck in the Mediterranean Sea for more than a week because no European government will offer safe harbor to the 121 migrants on board and the vessel faces a fine of up to 1 million euros if it enters Italian waters. The Open Arms was idle for......
2019-08-10, 04:39

Mexican authorities find wreckage of plane carrying 13 people The wreckage of a missing private plane carrying 13 people has been found in a mountainous area in the northern state of Coahuila, the state's public security department said....
2019-05-21, 17:00

Lithuanian couple crowned ‘wife carrying’ world champions Vytautas Kirkliauskas and wife Neringa Kirkliauskiene have been crowned wife carrying world champions in annual race in Finland, winning weight of wife in beer....
2019-07-06, 18:52

Jellyfish carrying paralysis toxins found along Jersey Shore Memorial Day revelers who flock to the Jersey Shore are being advised to be wary of a real sting operation. Hundreds of unwelcome visitors – toxic jellyfish noted for their tiny size and excruciating sting – have been spotted in recent days by researchers in Barnegat Bay, according to reports. The l...
2019-05-24, 14:52

How Prince Harry Is Carrying on Princess Diana's Legacy in Angola Prince Harry is carrying on his mother's legacy. The Duke of Sussex attended an Africa Programme event at Chatham House on Monday that focused on mine clearance, conversation and......
2019-06-17, 19:52

Lithuanian pair edge field for 'wife carrying' title A Lithuanian man and his wife have won the world `wife carrying' title, leaping over timber and wading through waist-high water to beat dozens of other couples for a second year running. The prize is the wife's weight in beer....
2019-07-06, 23:13

Brazil Senate blocks Bolsonaro move to ease gun carrying Brazil's Senate on Tuesday overturned a decree signed last month by right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro that drastically expanded the number of people allowed to carry weapons in public....
2019-06-19, 03:26

Child exposed to E. coli at San Diego County Fair dies, 3 others sickened: officials At least one child has died and three others have been sickened after being exposed to E.coli at the San Diego County Fair, health officials said late this week....
2019-06-29, 22:13

Environmental Win! The San Diego Zoo Has Announced They Have Acquired A Big Stupid Gorilla That Loves To Eat Plastic And Styrofoam It seems like every day now, there’s another grim report in the news about the devastating effects of plastic waste on the environment, but here’s a story to the opposite effect to give you a rare bit of hope: The San Diego Zoo just announced that they’ve acquired a big, stupid gorilla that loves to...
2019-05-28, 23:52

Sex, drugs and soccer: Diego Maradona film shines light on Napoli years An unacknowledged son, photo ops with the mafia and humongous cocaine binges: it's incredible that Diego Maradona found time to become the greatest footballer of his generation....
2019-06-12, 14:00

Diego Maradona: Argentina legend unveiled as Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata manager Thousands of fans greet the unveiling of Argentinian football icon Diego Maradona, after he was announced as new manager of Gimnasia, who are bottom of the Primera Division....
2019-09-09, 15:13

Toddler Dies From E. Coli Linked to Contact With Animals at San Diego County Fair Officials say a 2-year-old boy, who died on June 24, was one of four children who showed symptoms of E. coli after coming in contact with animals at the fair in June....
2019-07-01, 02:39

Atletico Madrid's Diego Costa accused of tax fraud by Spanish prosecutor Diego Costa has been accused of income tax fraud worth just over 1 million euros (£885,755) for money made from image rights, prosecutors in Madrid said on Tuesday....
2019-06-04, 17:00

San Diego authorities close entire Imperial Beach shoreline over contamination from Mexico The shoreline of Imperial Beach in San Diego County, California has been closed to swimmers after sewage contamination flowed from Mexico's Tijuana River....
2019-05-28, 14:39

CBP says agents arrest convicted sex offender, seize 8.5 pounds of heroin at San Diego border Border Patrol agents arrested a convicted sex offender who crossed the border illegally and, in a separate incident, seized nearly $90,000 worth of heroin in an “eventful” weekend along the U.S.-Mexico border in San Diego, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection....
2019-08-14, 12:52

'A beautiful stage closes': Diego Forlán retires after 21-year playing career ‘What I lived in these 21 years ... I have no words’Luis Suárez pays tribute to Uruguay teammateThe former Manchester United and Uruguay forward Diego Forlán has announced his retirement. The 40-year-old, who also played for Villarreal, Atlético Madrid and Internazionale, revealed his decision on Tw...
2019-08-07, 17:26

Murder or mutiny? Arguments begin in Navy SEAL's court martial in San Diego Did decorated U.S. Navy SEAL Chief Ed Gallagher murder a teenage Islamic State fighter or is he being framed by mutinying sailors he commanded and who are testifying against him?...
2019-06-19, 03:13

US Open: Rafael Nadal eases past Diego Schwartzman, advances to semifinals The Spaniard won in straight sets, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 and is the prohibitive favorite to win his fourth US Open and 19th Grand Slam.       ...
2019-09-05, 10:26

Keel authenticated for USNS John Lewis replenishment tanker at San Diego shipyard The keel for the USNS John Lewis, the Navy's first in class replenishment oiler, was ceremonially laid at the shipyard of the General Dynamics-National Steel and Shipbuilding Company in San Diego....
2019-05-21, 20:01

San Diego-area leaders to ask Congress for $400 million to address Mexico sewage spills San Diego County leaders are planning to ask Congress for upwards of $400 million to fund projects to prevent ongoing sewage spills from Mexico's Tijuana River Valley from spilling onto U.S. shorelines, which has resulted in beach closures in recent weeks. ...
2019-06-07, 01:39

Helicopter covering Spain's La Vuelta cycling race exposes rooftop weed plantation, 40 cannabis plants seized A helicopter covering Spain’s La Vuelta cycling race over the weekend inadvertently busted a rooftop marijuana operation after viewers spotted the plantation in aerial footage and alerted police....
2019-09-04, 21:00

Russian spacecraft carrying robot docks with space station: TASS A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a humanoid robot docked with the International Space Station (ISS) on Tuesday, TASS news agency reported, citing a live broadcast....
2019-08-27, 10:52

Charity ship carrying migrants forces way into Italy, captain arrested The Sea-Watch 3 charity ship carrying dozens of migrants rescued off Libya forced its way into the Italian port of Lampedusa on Friday night after a lengthy standoff, the charity said. Sea-Watch spokesman Ruben Neugebauer told AFP the boat’s German captain Carola Rackete, 31, was arrested and that t...
2019-06-30, 06:52

A Confused Police Officer Pulled Over a Self-Driving Vehicle on Its First Day Carrying Passengers (PROVIDENCE, R.I.) — A self-driving shuttle got pulled over by police on its first day carrying passengers on a new Rhode Island route. Providence Police Chief Hugh Clements says an officer pulled over the odd-looking autonomous vehicle because he had never seen one before. The bus-like vehicl...
2019-05-21, 14:52

Nick Castellanos is carrying the Cubs ahead of a polarizing free agency The photo adds a wave of nausea to the euphoria that Cubs fans have felt over Nick Castellanos. ESPN reporter Jesse Rogers took the shot before the Cubs played the Padres in San Diego on Tuesday of Castellanos surrounded by super-agent Scott Boras and other representatives. Castellanos, who is a fre...
2019-09-11, 20:13

German climate protesters block train carrying Volkswagen cars Dozens of climate protesters tied themselves to a train track in front of a freight train to protest the German government's 'failed climate policy.'...
2019-08-14, 10:52

'Ambulance Carrying Father's Body Stopped For Amarnath Pilgrims': Officer A senior Jammu and Kashmir government officer has alleged that he was held up for hours in an ambulance with his father's body on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway because of traffic restrictions......
2019-07-19, 07:13

Italy's UniCredit says carrying out own probe in relation to Capital One data breach Italy's biggest bank by assets UniCredit said on Wednesday it was carrying out its own investigation in relation to a major data breach at capital one Financial Corp....
2019-07-31, 19:00

Helicopter Carrying Relief Material Makes Emergency Landing In Uttarkashi The crew of a private helicopter engaged in relief operations in the rain-ravaged Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand had a narrow escape on Friday after the copter made an emergency landing on the......
2019-08-23, 18:26

9 dead after twin-engine aircraft carrying skydivers crashes in Hawaii _____ Nine people are dead after a twin-engine aircraft carrying skydivers went down near a Hawaii airfield Friday night, officials said. The crash occurred near Dillingham Airfield, on the north shore of Oahu, the Hawaii Department of Transportation said. All nine people aboard the King Air twin-en...
2019-06-23, 06:26

Soldier describes carrying children to safety from El Paso mall: 'What I'm supposed to do' U.S. Army Specialist Glenn Oakley told Fox News that he tried to get as many children to safety as he could during a mass shooting that left 20 people dead and 26 others injured in El Paso, Texas on Saturday....
2019-08-04, 10:26

Plane carrying popstar Pink's crew crash lands in Denmark Police said no one was hurt as the plane crashed in Aarhus on Monday night. The Grammy award winning artist, who is on a global tour, was not on board....
2019-08-06, 16:39

Lithuanian couple named 'wife carrying' world champions for second time A Lithuanian couple completed a nearly 300 yard dash over the weekend to win the title of ‘wife carrying’ world champions for a second year in a row. ...
2019-07-09, 17:26

Washington warns Hong Kong to watch for vessel carrying Iranian oil The United States has warned Hong Kong to be on alert for a vessel carrying Iranian petroleum that may seek to stop in the Asia financial hub, and said that any entity providing services to the vessel will be violating U.S. sanctions....
2019-05-29, 11:01

Plane 'carrying Pink's crew' bursts into flames after crash-landing Singer Pink's crew and manager have been involved in an aircraft emergency after the small plane they were in crash-landed and burst into flames, reports say....
2019-08-06, 19:39

Ship carrying 69 containers of garbage arrives in Canada after journey from Philippines The Anna Maersk, carrying 69 containers of Canadian garbage and e-waste, docked at Deltaport near the Tsawwassen ferry terminal just after 7 a.m. on Saturday....
2019-06-29, 21:13

Royal Marines help seize tanker suspected of carrying Iranian oil to Syria Iran summons UK ambassador over incident off Gibraltar as tensions escalate over nuclear dealRoyal Marines have helped seize an Iranian supertanker suspected of carrying oil to Syria off the coast of Gibraltar, escalating tensions between the UK and Tehran as the agreement aimed at halting Iran’s nu...
2019-07-05, 03:13

British Marines Help Seize Tanker Suspected Of Carrying Iran Oil To Syria British Royal Marines in fast boats and helicopters on Thursday seized a supertanker suspected of carrying Iranian oil to Syria near the Mediterranean peninsula of Gibraltar, the first such detention......
2019-07-05, 04:26

9 dead in Sweden after small plane carrying parachutists crashes after takeoff YSSYguy/Wikimedia Commons A small plane carrying parachutists crashed in northern Sweden soon after takeoff on Sunday, killing all nine people on board. Swedish airport authority Swedavia said the crashed aircraft was a GippsAero GA8 Airvan, an Australian-made single-engine plane popular with para...
2019-07-15, 09:26

| Planes carrying Russian, Ukrainian prisoners land in Moscow, Kiev Planes carrying 70 Russian and Ukrainian prisoners involved in a landmark exchange landed in Moscow and Kiev, with the Ukrainian leader personally greeting former inmates....
2019-09-07, 17:00

Gibraltar Detains Syria-Bound Tanker Thought to Be Carrying Iranian Oil Officials said the tanker was detained under European Union sanctions on Syria. Shipping monitors said it was also trying to skirt United States sanctions on Iran....
2019-07-04, 14:39

Toyota's 2020 Olympics robots will include a javelin-carrying cart Robots are going to play a large role at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, and Toyota is determined to be at the forefront -- if in some occasionally strange ways. The automotive giant has unveiled its robot lineup for the summer games, and one of the biggest......
2019-07-24, 03:39

Russian spacecraft carrying robot fails to dock with space station A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a humanoid robot failed to dock with the International Space Station (ISS) on Saturday, Russian news agencies reported, citing a live broadcast....
2019-08-24, 09:39

British-flagged tanker detained by Iran is not carrying any cargo: ISNA A British-flagged oil tanker detained by Iran was not carrying any cargo, the head of the Ports and Maritime Organization in Iran's southern Hormozgan province said on Saturday, according to the ISNA news agency....
2019-07-20, 15:39

Captain of rescue ship carrying 42 migrants arrested in Italy – video The captain of an NGO rescue ship carrying 42 migrants has been arrested after more than two weeks in a standoff with Italian authorities. Carola Rackete reached Sicily on Saturday in defiance of a ban by the country’s far-right deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini. She was greeted by lengthy appla...
2019-06-29, 21:39

Lithuanian couple defends world wife-carrying championship title A Lithuanian couple won the World Wife-Carrying Championship for a second time in a row in the Finnish town of Sonkajarvi on Saturday, triumphing in a contest where men complete an obstacle course......
2019-07-06, 22:00

Yemen rebels attack Saudi airport with bomb-carrying drone Yemen's Iranian-allied Houthi rebels said Tuesday they attacked a Saudi airport and military base with a bomb-laden drone, an assault acknowledged by the kingdom as Mideast tensions remain high between Tehran and the United States....
2019-05-21, 18:52

Off-duty soldier recounts carrying kids to safety from El Paso rampage An off-duty soldier who was at the Texas mall near Saturday's deadly mass shooting was hailed as a hero after recounting how he and another man tried to carry children to safety....
2019-08-05, 07:00

Sports Illustrated Washes Manny Pacquiao's Balls; Manny Pacquiao Says, "Thank You" Today Sports Illustrated published a story about how Manny Pacquiao, boxer and sitting Phillippine senator who said gay people are worse than animals and that drug dealers should be killed, is a wise man who just loves boxing. It was very well received by Manny Pacquiao....
2019-07-17, 08:39

Paper Round: Inter confirm Lukaku talks, West Ham want Diego Costa or Higuain "Romelu Lukaku to Inter, Diego Costa and Gonzalo Higuain to West Ham, Man United target Sean Longstaff and Mariano Diaz to Arsenal feature in Friday’s Paper Round."...
2019-07-12, 00:39

Former NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping 58-year-old homeless woman in San Diego County SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping 58-year-old homeless woman in San Diego County. The post Former NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping 58-year-old homeless woman in San Diego County appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-06-11, 04:26

Brazil Police End Hostage Situation, Shoot Man Who Hijacked Bus Carrying 37 Passengers in Rio de Janeiro (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Rio de Janeiro’s state governor says an armed man who took 37 people hostage on a bus has died after being shot by police following a four-hour long standoff. Gov. Wilson Witzel said the hostages were freed after Tuesday’s incident. The man armed with a gun and a...
2019-08-20, 16:52

3 kids found locked in back of U-Haul carrying drugs in Tennessee: police Authorities say three children have been rescued from the back of a U-Haul truck that was carrying drugs in Tennessee, and three North Carolinians have been charged in the case....
2019-07-16, 13:13

Shirtless man carrying topless, life-sized woman doll freaks out neighborhood Several Kansas City, Missouri, residents were freaked out Wednesday when they spotted a shirtless man lugging around what appeared to be a topless, unconscious woman — but in reality was just a life-sized doll. Police said they received multiple calls starting around 11:20 a.m., about the suspected ...
2019-08-22, 12:26

Nevada trooper pulls over hearse carrying corpse in carpool lane: police A mortuary driver who was driving in a Las Vegas carpool lane Monday, asked the Highway Patrol trooper who had pulled him over if the corpse he had in back of his van counted as a passenger, police said....
2019-07-03, 09:39

Kroger ‘respectfully’ asks shoppers to stop openly carrying guns in stores Kroger is following Walmart’s lead. The Ohio-based supermarket giant on Tuesday asked customers to stop openly carrying firearms in its stores, just hours after Walmart made a similar request. “Kroger is respectfully asking that customers no longer openly carry firearms into our stores, other ...
2019-09-04, 05:26

Walmart ‘respectfully’ asks shoppers to stop openly carrying guns in stores Walmart announced Tuesday it is ending the sale of some types of ammunition, and is “respectfully requesting” that shoppers stop openly carrying firearms into its stores, even in states where it’s legal. The changes were revealed in an open letter from CEO Doug McMillon to employee...
2019-09-04, 00:13

British Marines Seize Supertanker Carrying Iranian Oil to Syria, Causing Diplomatic Row (Bloomberg) — British special forces seized a supertanker off Gibraltar carrying Iranian oil to Syria in violation of European and U.S. sanctions against the war-torn country. Iran responded by declaring the action illegal and summoning the British ambassador to the Foreign Ministry in Tehran ...
2019-07-04, 21:26

Soyuz Spacecraft Carrying Humanoid Robot Fails To Dock With Space Station A Soyuz spacecraft carrying Russia's first humanoid robot on Saturday failed to dock automatically with the international space station, Moscow news agencies reported....
2019-08-24, 12:52

A Tiny Drone Carrying a Deconstructed GoPro Captured This Incredible Dinosaur Museum Fly-Through It’s one thing to pilot a drone along a picturesque coastline, capturing breathtaking footage you could never get on the ground. But it takes an entirely different level of skill to pilot a drone through intricate dinosaur skeletons inside a museum. So how do you squeeze a flying camera through suc...
2019-06-04, 20:52

Floatplane carrying 4 Americans, 3 Canadians, crashes into Labrador lake, no survivors expected: officals Officials in Canada said Wednesday the search for several missing people will likely turn up no survivors after a plane carrying four Americans and three Canadians crashed earlier this week. ...
2019-07-18, 19:39

Ohio woman charged after carrying newborn in luggage at Philippines airport as new details emerge An American woman who tried flying out of the Philippines with a 6-day-old baby hidden inside her carry-on bag was intercepted just before boarding a plane and has been charged with human trafficking, officials said Thursday....
2019-09-05, 23:26

VIDEO: Arizona helicopter rescue gurney carrying woman, 74, spins uncontrollably midair A 74-year-old woman was being rescued by a helicopter after getting injured on a hike outside of Phoenix, Ariz. early Tuesday when the gurney carrying her began spinning wildly midair....
2019-06-05, 07:13

Secret Service arrests man outside Israeli Embassy wearing bulletproof vest and carrying knife The Secret Service arrested a man who was wearing a bulletproof vest and carrying a knife outside the Israeli embassy in Washington, D.C., on Friday....
2019-08-17, 21:00

Nine Inch Nails' former art director shares story of carrying out world's most irritating prank on tour Thanks to YouTube and social media, pranks have a lower comedic reputation than ever before. In order to save the specific art of “mildly irritating your pals” from the kind of people who make mean-spirited Netflix shows, hurt themselves doing stuff while blindfolded, or run video channels premised ...
2019-06-21, 18:52

United Launch Alliance rocket blasts off from Florida carrying Air Force communications satellite United Launch Alliance, a joint venture between Boeing Co and Lockheed Martin Corp, blasted off into space on Thursday morning, one of the final satellites for the U.S. Air Force's new secure communications network....
2019-08-08, 13:26

North Korea's Kim Jong Un carrying out purge after Hanoi summit collapse: Chosun Ilbo North Korea executed Kim Hyok Chol, its special envoy to the United States, and foreign ministry officials who carried out working-level negotiations for the second U.S.-North Korea summit in February, holding them responsible for its collapse, a South Korean newspaper reported on Friday....
2019-05-31, 04:52

'Stoned-age?' People smoked weed 2,500 years ago, earliest use yet discovered Some 2,500 years ago, in present-day China, people used cannabis to get high during rituals, scientists announced in a new study published Wednesday.        ...
2019-06-12, 21:26

Richard Gere boards humanitarian ship carrying 121 migrants amid standoff with European countries Richard Gere on Friday boarded a Spanish humanitarian ship that has been stuck in the Mediterranean Sea for more than a week because no European government will welcome the 121 migrants on board....
2019-08-10, 00:52

Iran seizes oil tanker carrying 'smuggled fuel' in Persian Gulf, state media reports Iran's Revolutionary Guard last week seized an oil tanker in the Persian Gulf that was supposedly carrying "smuggled fuel" from Iran, state media reported Sunday....
2019-08-04, 14:52

100-year-old North Dakota bridge collapses under overweight truck carrying several tons of beans, police say An overweight tractor-trailer, hauling several tons of dry beans, caused the collapse of a 100-year-old historic bridge in North Dakota on Monday, officials said. ...
2019-07-23, 17:39

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

Rohan Marley, Son of Reggae Legend Bob Marley, Is Looking to Go Into the Business of — What Else? Weed Rohan Marley, the entrepreneur and son of reggae great Bob Marley, has made moves to go into the medical marijuana business in the state of New Jersey....
2019-08-31, 10:39

San Diego hospital reveals birth of 8.6-ounce girl believed to be world’s tiniest surviving baby, now a healthy infant SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego hospital reveals birth of 8.6-ounce girl believed to be world’s tiniest surviving baby, now a healthy infant. The post San Diego hospital reveals birth of 8.6-ounce girl believed to be world’s tiniest surviving baby, now a healthy infant appeared first on LEX18...
2019-05-29, 23:52

UK mom bitten by Lyme disease-carrying tick develops 'bullseye rash,' warns others about common signs of illness A mom from Leicester, England, is warning others to be on the lookout for a common sign of Lyme disease this summer after she contracted the tick-borne illness. ...
2019-07-31, 19:26

Reports: Private plane carrying singer Pink's crew crash-lands, catches fire in Denmark A plane carrying the management team for singer Pink reportedly crash-landed in Denmark Monday night. None of the 10 passengers was hurt.        ...
2019-08-06, 23:00

Russian fighter jet chases off NATO warplane approaching plane carrying Russian Defense Minister over neutral waters A Russian fighter jet reportedly forced a NATO warplane away as it approached a plane carrying the Russian Defense Minister flying above neutral waters in the Baltic Sea, the state-run TASS news agency reported Tuesday....
2019-08-14, 22:26

What Car Repairs Are Worth It? Last fall, I was driving in upstate New York with my lady and I saw some smoke materialize from under the hood. There were no warning lights, but after I pulled over and lifted the hood more smoke appeared. I learned later that the air-conditioning unit on my 2008 Honda Fit Sport had toasted itself....
2019-06-04, 00:01

Is the New Mac Pro Worth the Apple Tax? The Mac Pro is a statement. With a vented case that calls to mind a kitchen tool, it’s a homage to and advancement of the Power Mac G5 that fans affectionately likened to a cheese grater. Sporting a current generation Xeon processor, it’s an Apple device that seems to have finally launched on time a...
2019-06-04, 19:39

Bitcoin will soon be worth zero I wrote in my last column that bitcoin is really a bitcon. I’ve been telling you this since the price of this “investment” collapsed from around $20,000 to $4,000 last year. Mario Draghi, head of the European Central Bank, echoed a similar view last week but didn’t do it quite as colorfully. Last Th...
2019-05-21, 17:52

28 Art Shows Worth Traveling For Book your tickets to Paris, Belgrade, São Paulo, Lagos and London: Our critic’s Grand Tour this fall offers Leonardo, Brancusi, Kara Walker and Marina Abramovic, among the global highlights....
2019-09-09, 19:13

This is how much a dollar is worth in every state in the US The value of a dollar ranges by more than 30 cents across the US, depending on the state. In Mississippi, $1 is worth $1.16; in Hawaii, only 84 cents.        ...
2019-05-26, 03:52

5G finally launches in the UK – but is it really worth it? We spent two weeks with a 5G phone to find out if it really lives up to the hypeThe future of mobile phones is finally here. You can go out and buy a 5G phone, and if you happen to be in one of the six cities across the UK in which EE’s 5G network is up and running, you can get the blistering mobile...
2019-06-21, 09:13

A car's service history: what is it really worth? Dealers should provide ‘clear and accurate info’ We hit the showrooms to find out when ‘full service history’ is not all it seems and whether dealers play fair over it To discover how lightly a full service history is treated, I visited a used car dealer and a franchise dealer in search of a cou...
2019-09-01, 10:26

Is Apple Card Worth It? Apple’s new credit card, called Apple Card, was announced this spring and isn’t available to everyone just yet—rollout for the card started this week. While a select few (a random drawing of people who signed up for the waiting list) get started using the card, let’s take a look at how it stacks up ...
2019-08-07, 23:39

$5M worth of gold seized by police About £4 million ($5 million) worth of gold was seized at London's Heathrow Airport by Border Force officers as part of an international investigation into a suspected South American drugs cartel....
2019-07-21, 16:52

This $600 Sleep Robot Is Only Worth it if You're Tired and Alone If you’ve suffered the throes of chronic insomnia, you’ll do almost anything to fall asleep. Pills, guided meditation apps, vigorous exercise, melatonin, screen dimmers, aromatherapy diffusers, sleep tracking via fitness tracker, smart beds, bedtime calculators—at some point or another, I’ve tried t...
2019-05-22, 21:00

Is Jailbreaking and Modding Still Worth It in 2019? The modding and jailbreaking community is not as vibrant as it once was, as the tech giants lock down their code with increasing efficiency, and amateur tinkerers are left wondering if the benefits outweigh the time and effort when it comes to unlocking a device’s default operating system. Is it sti...
2019-08-02, 04:13

Is it worth hiking? Exercise review The hit of fresh air in your nostrils? The beauty of the countryside? Hiking is amazingWhat is it? Just a nice long walk.How much does it cost? Probably an initial outlay of about £50 for some decent gear, and then free for ever. Continue reading......
2019-05-21, 19:39

Would You Tell Your Kids That College Is Worth the Money? For many, attending college after high school is a natural next step, one that isn’t questioned for its long-term value. Going to college has been a cultural norm for decades, the widely accepted method for kicking off a white-collar career....
2019-08-07, 16:13

Ezekiel Elliott Knows What He's Worth To The Cowboys Early in the Ezekiel Elliott contract negotiations, Stephen Jones swore that whatever the team agreed to with its 24-year-old star running back, it wouldn’t be a record. “We’re damn sure not going to be a market-setter,” Jones said, before explaining, a little cryptically and a little ironically, th...
2019-09-04, 19:26

What Is a Reward Point Worth? It Depends Some 2.75 trillion points and miles are earned each year, with many more options on where to spend them. Airline tickets and hotel rooms may be the best choices....
2019-05-21, 16:52

Raisin d'être: Is it worth it to dry your own grapes? Raisins once enjoy a favored place in society, as evidenced by the fact they were distributed as prizes in ancient sporting events. But they occupy a weird place in our present food landscape. Are they a snack or an ingredient? Delicious treat or lunch box cast-off? And are millennials killing them?...
2019-08-09, 04:52

The state of Nvidia Turing: is RTX worth it? Nvidia Turing has been around for nearly a year now, revealed back at Gamescom 2018. However, once Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang unveiled the pricing for the RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti at $799 (£749, AU$1,199) and $1,199 (£1,099, AU$1,899), respectively, it felt like the price of entry was higher ...
2019-07-23, 19:26

Is it worth buying a 5G mobile phone yet? I love the idea of higher connection speeds – but should I wait until there’s more choice?Every week a Guardian Money reader submits a question, and it’s up to you to help him or her out – a selection of the best answers will appear in next Saturday’s paper.5G has been launched in the UK this week. ...
2019-06-01, 08:39

The net worth it takes at every age to be richer than most people you know Adam Davy/PA Images via Getty Images The typical American household has a net worth of about $97,300. The richest 20% of the US population has a median household net worth of nearly $500,000. When broken down by age, it can be helpful to see how your own net worth compares to others'. For example, ...
2019-08-19, 23:52

Hey Belichick, are you sure Antonio Brown is worth it? The New England Patriots have welcomed and embraced bad boys and outlaws and malcontents and even miscreants over the years with unparalleled success, because the locker-room culture there demands that everyone, no matter where he has been or what he has done or who he thinks he is, toe the line and...
2019-09-12, 07:13

If you're up for it, it's completely worth rewatching all 15 seasons of 'ER' Watching TV heartthrob George Clooney rescue a boy from drowning in a storm drain in Season 2 of "ER" made me realize two things when I was 8 years old:...
2019-05-24, 21:52

Police chases: are they worth it? – podcast The public expect police to pursue bad guys, but a shocking tally of recent deaths has exposed the risks involved. Tom Lamont discusses how the death of Matthew Seddon could change how we think about police chases. And: Sirin Kale on sexist dress codesThe Matthew Seddon police chase lasted 4min 22se...
2019-07-15, 06:26

Video game streaming: is it worth it? Microsoft, Google and several others are vying to be the ‘Netflix of video games’, but what advantages are on offer for players?Streaming video games is an idea with such obvious advantages that like virtual reality, motion controls and 3D screens, it had already hit the market several times before ...
2019-07-31, 17:52

Buy Committee: Are Philips Hue Lights Worth It? The smart home is a big, big investment, and one of its biggest stars is the Philips Hue. One of our readers, Ibzan, wonders if the Hue system (and in particular, the Hue LightStrip) is worth the steep price. Read more......
2019-05-25, 00:52

Three Movie Subscription Services, and When They’re Worth It MoviePass made waves when it launched, but it’s not the only movie subscription designed to lure you to the theater. Here are a few popular ones, who they’re for and whether you’ll save money with one....
2019-05-22, 19:52

What is carbon engine cleaning and is it worth it? News 29 Aug, 2019 Carbon cleaning can remove sooty carbon deposits from your engine but will it make enough of a difference to justify the price?...
2019-08-29, 17:13

13 Blowout Products That Are Worth Every Penny We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
2019-05-28, 12:52

CBP seizes 52,000 gun parts at LA port worth $378,000 U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it has seized more than 52,000 firearms parts from China, worth more than $378,000, at a port in Southern California....
2019-08-23, 21:13

The romantic comedy Plus One is worth the RSVP The recent Netflix romantic comedy boom has emboldened both filmmakers and fans to embrace oft-disparaged elements of this oft-disrespected genre: the formulas, the heightened reality, the supposed frivolousness. While it’s neat to see a genre reclaim its own conventions from gendered criticism, the...
2019-06-10, 23:39

Pay what you want for $300-worth of career-boosting courses For a limited time, you can get your hands on a treasure trove of training aimed at making the absolute best version of you on the job with The Ultimate Career Improvement Bundle. You can even choose how much you want to pay to get all this educational goodness....
2019-06-11, 01:13

27 weird products you can buy on Amazon (that are actually worth it) What's more fun than finding something really weird that's perfect to solve that one annoying problem? These 27 products do just that.       ...
2019-06-30, 18:00

Why It's Worth Spending Money to Save More of It A lot of personal finance advice gets caught up in the little things—the cup of coffee you buy in the morning for $3. The streaming music subscription for $9.99 per month. Cut out these small expenses and clutch those dollar bills and you’ll save thousands of dollars each year. But of course it’s no...
2019-07-03, 15:26

Is this crazy-popular comforter actually worth it? We tested the Buffy Cloud comforter to see if it's as puffy—and worthwhile—as Instagram ads make it seem       ...
2019-09-06, 20:26

Man buys painting for $300 that could be worth millions Philip Stapleton was perusing a thrift sale in the UK when he came across a painting he liked so much, he spent nearly $300 on it, even though he assumed it was fake. But after doing some research and talking to experts, the 52-year-old antique collector may have made the purchase of a lifetime –......
2019-06-08, 01:26

This Queens hit-and-run offender is not worth chasing Dear John: While driving on the Belt Parkway in Queens, my rear left fender was struck by a woman who never stopped. My wife, a passenger, called 911 and reported the accident. We gave them the make, model and the license plate number of the car that hit me. We followed the driver for six......
2019-09-08, 06:26

Household Net Worth Rises 4.5% In First Quarter American households more than made back their losses from last year’s stock market turbulence in the first quarter of 2019, according to a Federal Reserve report....
2019-06-06, 21:13

Eff That Little Album You’re Asking For, Rihanna Is on a Boat With Her Boo and His Fam Rihanna and her billionaire boo Hassan Jameel have gotten an early start on their summer of love, it seems! The pair were recently spotted by photographers off the Amalfi Coast¸—a luxe Italian destination I was first introduced to by another billionaire, Jay-Z, when he rapped about that shit in 2006...
2019-06-08, 00:13

Boat Bassheads 100 Review The Boat Bassheads 100 is the most affordable pair of earphones from the Indian company, and is typically priced at Rs. 399. We review it to see what you can get for so little money....
2019-07-11, 11:13

Why Veronica Mars Is Still Worth Watching, 15 Years Later Veronica Mars has been on a hell of a ride. The beloved, short-lived TV series debuted in 2004, telling sun-drenched teen noir stories about a high school girl who solved mysteries in her spare time. Starring Kristen Bell as the eponymous troubled amateur detective, the show gained a cult following ...
2019-07-12, 02:13

The Prime Day Deals Worth Buying [Updating] Amazon Prime Day is officially here! We’re updating this page to help navigate you through the avalanche of deals throughout the next day and a half, so check back often for all the best Prime Day deals. Or, for a quicker deals fix, check out our deal rankings, or follow along with all the best Ligh...
2019-07-15, 17:13

Security tokens aren’t yet worth the hype Security tokens could be a boon to the average retail investor by fractionalizing assets and providing high liquidity. But the market is still immature.Read More...
2019-08-19, 01:13

Top coasters that make the rush worth the fright Is it the speed, the angle, the height or the view? These roller coaster drops around the world have a high fear factor but are definitely worth the fright....
2019-08-16, 18:52

6 Family Friendly Resorts Worth the Splurge We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
2019-06-20, 19:39

Skyrim Mod Makes The Oceans Worth Visiting The first thing I thought when I saw this mod was “oh yeah, right, Skyrim has oceans!” The second was “and now I might actually go swimming in them”....
2019-07-01, 06:13

Alphabet is worth 50% more if broken up, but not Facebook, analyst says Given growth deceleration in FAANG stocks and heightened regulatory scrutiny on big technology companies, Alphabet is better positioned than Facebook, Needham said Monday....
2019-06-18, 04:52

Julian Jackson: ‘Nothing in life is worth anything if you don’t take a chance’ Jack Hirsch speaks to Hall of Fame 2019 inductee Julian Jackson about his decorated career and that punch against Herol Graham The post Julian Jackson: ‘Nothing in life is worth anything if you don’t take a chance’ appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-07, 06:00

Over $1B worth of cocaine intercepted at Philadelphia port U.S. authorities have seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history....
2019-06-18, 23:52

Best TV 2019: here are the big-screen TVs worth buying this year Best TV 2019: These are the must-see, must-own TV sets of 2019.Shopping for a new TV can be tough, especially if it's been a few years since you last bought a big screen. TVs can have complicated names, complicated feature sets and price tags that seem to shoot up without reason. It's so e...
2019-06-18, 22:26

Jony Ive was worth billions to Apple according to one measurement The departure of Apple design chief Sir Jony Ive, announced by the company yesterday, probably won't result in any immediate design changes to Apple's current product lineup. Certainly the men replacing him on Apple's depth charts (Evans Hankey, vice president of Industrial Design, and Alan Dye, vic...
2019-06-28, 19:39

The Knicks Didn't Think Kevin Durant Was Worth The Max As if the universe required more proof of the sorry state of the organization’s existence, the New York Knicks have struck out on major free agency targets in a spectacular way. After claiming he knew of big-name free agents that wanted to play for the Knicks, and that the team would have a “very su...
2019-07-01, 03:39

Mike Tyson says he smokes $40G worth of pot each month Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson this week said he and his podcast co-host smoke around $40,000 worth in pot each month on his California ranch where he grows cannabis for sale....
2019-08-14, 12:52

5 Reasons It's Still Worth Paying for a Dropbox Subscription The cloud storage scene has changed a lot since Dropbox launched in 2007, propelled by the falling cost of storage, the rising speed of internet connections, and the proliferation of powerful mobile devices. There is no shortage of options for your storage needs, many of which are free. So why would...
2019-07-22, 17:52

The world's most lucrative match is worth at least $215 million It may not be the most famous nor the most prestigious, but the English Championship play-off final is the world's most lucrative soccer match to win....
2019-05-27, 19:26

Man Finds Jewellery Worth Rs 25 Lakh While Digging. Why He Can't Keep It A man digging the foundations for his home here on Thursday stumbled upon a treasure trove of jewellery worth Rs 25 lakh, but the police say he can't keep it....
2019-09-07, 11:52

At $39,999, Is This 1979 Ferrari 308 GTS Worth Selling a Kidney? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Ferrari offers drop dead good looks. It also offers a price that’s seemingly well below market for these cars. Could that mean it has an undisclosed flaw that would prove fatal at a higher price? Or, is it just the deal of the century?...
2019-06-04, 15:52

New survey suggests MBAs might not be worth the cost Only 55 percent of students poised to earn MBAs from the nation’s top 25 business schools said they had received job offers with salaries of $100,000 or more — down from 81 percent last year....
2019-06-11, 08:52

What's Actually Worth Buying at the Duty-Free Shop As if your vacation needed more opportunities to spend money, you find yourself considering the duty-free shop at the airport. Sure, you can walk past some of them, keeping your money deep in your pockets as you seek an appetizing pre-flight snack. But sometimes, you can’t help but get funneled righ...
2019-07-18, 03:26

These valuable pennies are worth up to $200,000—and they might be in your pocket Do you keep your old pennies? A 1943 bronze Lincoln cent attracted nearly 30 bids and sold for $204,000 in January, according to Heritage Auctions.       ...
2019-07-19, 16:01

Promoted | Why windscreen wipers are worth a second glance The windscreen wiper is an often-overlooked part of your car, but advances in blade technology could keep you safer and save you money Windscreen wipers. One of those car components that we all know is important, but often treat as an afterthought. Unless we have a wiper problem on the move, or see ...
2019-06-04, 13:00

Chinese vase bought for $1 could be worth $100G A vase that was purchased for 1 British pound ($1.21) could be worth nearly $100,000 (80,000 British pounds) after it was revealed that the vase was made for the 18th-century Qianlong Emperor....
2019-09-04, 00:39

Will Apple TV+ be worth it? Here are three full trailers to help you decide With Apple getting ready for its fall event next week, you can bet its new streaming service Apple TV+ will get its fair share of attention. Should you care? We have three series trailers that may help you make up your mind....
2019-09-04, 00:13

The new Terminator board game is actually worth your time Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Even Terminator has a board game now. In the “golden age” of tabletop gaming, companies and licensing have brought us a wealth of titles, including those th...
2019-07-20, 20:13

Here's how much a US dollar is worth in every state. In Mississippi, $1 goes further The value of a dollar ranges by more than 30 cents across the US, depending on the state. In Mississippi, $1 is worth $1.16; in Hawaii, only 84 cents.        ...
2019-05-26, 03:52

For 5G, AT&T and T-Mobile buy $1.8 billion worth of 24GHz spectrum across US Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | SOPA Images) AT&T and T-Mobile committed to spend nearly $1.8 billion, combined, on high-frequency spectrum for their 5G networks in a Federal Communications Commission auction that sold airwave licenses covering the whole US. Verizon committed to spend $506 million...
2019-06-05, 22:52

Joe Douglas was worth the drubbing Christopher Johnson took Christopher Johnson did not have any visible bruises or welts when he introduced Joe Douglas as the new Jets general manager on Tuesday. It would not have been surprising if he did. After all, he has taken a beating over the last month. Johnson’s decision to fire Mike Maccagnan brought a swift and p...
2019-06-13, 07:26

Uber Copter Is Here For People Worth $400 an Hour Uber is a modest company with modest goals. It simply wants to change how people get around and also get New Yorkers from Manhattan to John F. Kennedy Airport in less than half an hour. I’m still not entirely sure how it plans to accomplish the former, but Uber’s plan for the latter is pretty straig...
2019-06-06, 23:00

Classic Drive-In Restaurants Well Worth the Trip The Red Rooster in Brewster, N.Y., an all-American roadside burger joint, opened in the early 1960s and has, happily, evolved little since. Plus: 4 other delicious drive-ins around the country....
2019-05-29, 22:39

PCSD: Paintings worth $50K stolen from home TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department seek information about a theft of $50,000 of paintings that occurred July 10. According to PCSD, a house located in the 6900 block of North Chula Vista Reserve Place was broken into that day. Deputies said the thieves reportedly stole three paintings painted...
2019-07-25, 05:13

US threatens EU with $4 billion worth of additional tariffs Just days after reaching a truce over trade with China, the US government on Monday increased pressure on Europe in a long-running dispute over aircraft subsidies....
2019-07-02, 10:26

The NL Central is MLB’s only divisional race worth watching Since 1995, the first postseason with the wild-card berth, 93 of the 144 eventual division champions (65 percent) held at least a share of the division lead at the all-star break....
2019-07-10, 19:52

Average millennial has net worth of $8,000, study shows They are doing far worse than generations before them, with student loans, rising rents and higher health care costs pushing the average net worth below the number....
2019-06-01, 06:00

Little League park robbed of nearly $5,000 worth of equipment While Little Leaguers in Kentucky were trying to enjoy their Fourth of July weekend, someone broke into their park and stole equipment.       ...
2019-07-10, 19:26

The Best TV 2019: 10 big-screen TVs worth buying this year You don't have to wait until Black Friday or Cyber Monday to find great deals on the best TVs of 2019 - every week, companies like LG, Samsung and Sony partner with retailers to offer big discounts on some of the their best screens.Shopping for a new TV can be tough, especially if it's bee...
2019-09-06, 20:52

U.S. proposes $4B worth of new tariffs in EU-Airbus feud The Trump administration is considering new tariffs on products from the European Union worth $4 billion, as part of an ongoing feud with the alliance over aircraft subsidies....
2019-07-02, 17:01

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin worth as much as PepsiCo’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Satoshi Nakamoto used to say: Let’s get this bread! Bitcoin Price We closed the day...
2019-09-05, 15:26

Canal boat painting – in pictures Phil Speight is one of the most experienced and influential canal boat painters in the country. He has earned an enviable reputation not only as a painter but as a teacher of the traditional skills he cares about so passionately Continue reading......
2019-08-12, 09:52

Mississippi Gulf Coast food and fun Coastal Mississippi is a place to seek out fresh, local cuisine, dive into the region’s history and discover everyday magic in the local towns.       ...
2019-06-11, 04:26

Turquoise Coast is the next seaside hotspot The clear waters and sandy beaches of the Turquoise Coast -- or the Turkish Riviera -- are a quieter and less expensive option to other Mediterranean destinations. From Bodrum to Antalaya, find out where to go and what to do....
2019-07-05, 13:39

Blast-hit tankers to be assessed off UAE coast The two oil tankers crippled in attacks in the Gulf of Oman last week that Washington and Riyadh have blamed on Iran are being assessed off the coast off the United Arab Emirates before their cargos are unloaded, the ships' operators said on Sunday....
2019-06-16, 16:13

Sea-Eye rescues 44 migrants off Libya's coast A German rescue boat has picked up 44 people that were stranded off the Libyan coast. The rescue comes a day after the same boat handed over 65 migrants to Malta....
2019-07-09, 00:39

Strong earthquake off coast of El Salvador SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — A strong earthquake hit off the coast of El Salvador early Thursday, sending frightened residents running out of their homes in the predawn hours. Authorities said a small tsunami was possible, but there were no immediate reports of serious damage or injuries. “...
2019-05-30, 16:13

Coast guard rescues man, dog from Barry The U.S. Coast Guard released video of a helicopter crew rescuing a 77-year-old man and a dog from a home after floodwaters from Tropical Storm Barry inundated southern Louisiana. (July 14)        ...
2019-07-15, 22:39

Missing Lewis Chessman found in drawer could be worth more than $1M An ivory chess piece purchased for less than $10 was recently identified as one of the missing Lewis Chessman, 900-year-old artifacts dating back to the Viking era, which could be worth over $1 million dollars....
2019-06-03, 16:26

Half of young Americans don’t think college is worth it A large chunk of young adults may choose to skip college, while others don’t think it’s worth it to attend. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.        ...
2019-08-07, 18:52

Chris Herndon is the other second-year Jet worth watching this season The Jets finished up their second week of organized team activities (OTAs) this week and now will conduct their mandatory minicamp next week. Here are some thoughts and observations from this week’s OTA practice that was open to the media: 1. We are all focused on quarterback Sam Darnold and the str...
2019-05-31, 22:26

Thieves who stole more than $200,000 worth of iPhones are in for a rude awakening Over the years, we’ve seen thieves employ incredible ingenuity when it comes to making off with Apple products. Just last year, for example, a group of thieves in Georgia drilled a hole into a Best Buy ceiling and proceeded to rappel down — Mission Impossible style — and ultimately...
2019-09-04, 09:52

TCS, Wipro May Have To Sell Shares Worth Billions Of Dollars Companies must increase shares held by the public to a minimum 35% from 25% at present, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said in her maiden budget...
2019-07-05, 21:13

Sex offenders reportedly got $60K worth of ED drugs due to Medicaid snafu Nearly 50 registered sex offenders received more than $60,000 worth of Viagra and other erectile dysfunction drugs, thanks to a lack of oversight in the state’s Medicaid program, according to a scathing new state audit released Wednesday. Federal and state laws prohibit Medicaid from covering ...
2019-06-05, 21:39

Opinion: Trump's trade war with China will be worth the fight For years, and through multiple presidential administrations — Clinton, Bush and Obama — the United States has naively looked the other way while China cheated its way to an unfair advantage in the international trade market. It took a long time to get to this point, and it's not going to turn aroun...
2019-09-03, 20:13

Heroin worth $148 million seized in UK's biggest ever bust UK authorities seized almost 1.3 tons of heroin with a street value of £120 million ($148 million) from a container ship, in the nation's largest ever bust involving the drug....
2019-09-04, 19:00

U.S. seizes $1 billion worth of cocaine from ship in Philadelphia Federal authorities seized 16.5 tons of cocaine worth more than $1 billion from a ship in Philadelphia in one of the largest drug seizures in U.S. history, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday....
2019-06-19, 03:13

Heroin worth $148m found in dressing gowns UK authorities seized almost 1.3 tons of heroin with a street value of £120 million ($148 million) from a container ship, in the nation's largest ever bust involving the drug....
2019-09-04, 18:39

Bolder bottle return scheme could be worth £2bn, say campaigners Restricted scheme would have far less benefit to UK economy, government data suggestsA comprehensive deposit return scheme (DRS) for plastic bottles, cans and glass could boost the economy by £2bn, government assessments show, as ministers weigh up which type of system to adopt.Government data highl...
2019-07-11, 08:52

More than 16 tons of cocaine worth $1B seized at Philadelphia port PHILADELPHIA (WCAU) – Shipping containers full of illegal drugs have been found and seized by federal authorities at a Philadelphia port in what federal authorities describe as the largest seizure in the region’s history. A senior law enforcement official said more than 15,500 kilos of c...
2019-06-19, 02:13

Auditor (CAG) Flags Irregularities Worth Rs. 24,805 Crore In UP Government The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has detected several lapses resulting in losses worth Rs. 24,805 crores in the UP Excise Department during the 2008-18 period....
2019-07-21, 11:13

American Beauty at 20: is the Oscar-winning hit worth a closer look? In the years since its release, critics have turned against 1999’s Oscar-winning suburban satire but it remains a telling snapshot of the timeI was 16 when I first saw American Beauty; it was the ideal age for it, though I didn’t know it then. In my last year of high school, with the adult world bec...
2019-09-13, 19:13

The 9 best movies coming to Hulu in June that are worth your time Universal Yes, season 3 of "The Handmaid's Tale" starts on June 5, but there are also some great movies coming to Hulu this month. I mean, what deserves a whole weekend of binge-watching more than all the "Friday the 13th" movies? And then there's classics like "Point Break" and "Kindergarten Cop" t...
2019-06-01, 22:39

36 of your favorite former Disney Channel stars, ranked by net worth Disney Channel has acted as a springboard for some of the most recognizable celebrities working in Hollywood today. Thanks to iconic shows like "Even Stevens," "Lizzie McGuire," and "Hannah Montana," we have stars like Shia LaBeouf, Hilary Duff, and Miley Cyrus. Similarly, Disney Channel original mo...
2019-07-24, 01:26

How Much Your Data Is Worth to Tech Companies? Lawmakers Want Answers New proposed legislation by U.S. senators Mark R. Warner and Josh Hawley seeks to protect privacy by forcing tech companies to disclose the “true value” of their data to users. Specifically, companies with more than 100 million users would have to provide each user with an assessment of ...
2019-07-19, 21:26

Two Afghans Among 5 Arrested In Delhi With Heroin Worth Rs 600 Crore Five persons, including two Afghan nationals, were arrested and heroin worth about Rs 600 crore in the international market was seized from them, police said Friday....
2019-07-20, 00:39

Review: The $126,000 2019 BMW M850i convertible isn't worth the money When we first saw the BMW M850i, we weren't quite sure what it was. The big, V-8 two-door could have been a cushy luxury ride, a hardcore sports car or somewhere in between....
2019-07-15, 04:39

Anthem’s Cataclysm Update Wasn’t Worth The Wait A massive storm rages overhead. Spend too much time in it and you’ll die. Enemies stalk a handful of ancient ruins scattered around a rocky beach. Take too long trying to kill them and the mission comes to an end, booting you back to the overworld map. At nearly every turn, Anthem’s new limited-time...
2019-08-08, 20:13

Away’s Aluminum Edition ‘smart’ suitcase is beautiful, but not worth the ca$h If there was an incredibly niche contest for the most Instagrammed suitcase — which, in a perfect world, there would be — that award would have to go to Away.  Away has almost half a million IG followers, and for good reason — their smart cases are pretty, minimal, and come in very aesthetically-ple...
2019-07-23, 08:13

Disaster aid bill worth $19.1 billion blocked again in House The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday failed again to pass a $19.1 billion disaster aid bill supported by President Donald Trump after a Republican lawmaker objected to the measure....
2019-05-28, 21:13

He had 600 pounds of meth worth $140 million in his van. Then, he crashed into a police car Police in New South Wales, Australia, say the accident occurred at the Eastwood Police Station outside of Sydney Monday morning        ...
2019-07-23, 20:00

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

Thieves nab $400K worth of jewels from Hamptons home Two thieves snuck into a Southampton house and stole a safe with $400,000 worth of jewelry inside, Suffolk County Police said Wednesday. The burglars, wearing all black, struck at about 9:45 p.m. on Aug. 10, cops said. They got into the Halsey Neck Lane home through an unlocked kitchen door, authori...
2019-09-04, 07:52

Yeti's new cooler is the lunch bag you never knew you needed — here's why it's worth $80 You might think that Yeti's new Daytrip cooler ($80) comes with a steep price tag for what is essentially a lunch bag, but there is something to be said for higher-priced items that last. I dragged, dropped, and tossed the Yeti Daytrip through mud, blood (of fish), beer, and more, and it's still shi...
2019-07-24, 01:26

Verizon avoided a decade’s worth of taxes—a new law could make it pay up Enlarge / A Verizon logo at GSMA Mobile World Congress 2019 on February 26, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. (credit: Getty Images | David Ramos) Verizon has avoided paying local taxes on telecom equipment in many New Jersey municipalities over the past decade, but a proposed state law would force the co...
2019-06-05, 02:26

Because She’s Worth It: Viola Davis Is the Newest Face of L'Oréal Among the demographics celebrated by the beauty industry, darker-skinned and older women have historically been ignored. While the marginalization of darker skin has been dramatically shifting in recent years (thanks to Fenty Beauty, among others), the industry has been significantly slower to embra...
2019-09-14, 00:26

American Airlines top execs buy company shares worth $2.4 mln American Airlines Group Inc's top six executives on Tuesday bought 85,000 shares of the company's common stock on the open market for about $2.4 million, at a time when the share price has significantly underperformed the U.S. transport sector....
2019-06-05, 05:39

Court papers reveal how much Jeffrey Epstein actually is worth Convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein is hardly a billionaire, according to the financial-disclosure form his lawyers filed in seeking bail for him. The single-page document had been kept under seal away from the public until the Manhattan federal judge overseeing Epstein’s sex-trafficking ca...
2019-07-16, 02:52

Apollo 11: 'Most important manual' from Moon landing could be worth $9M British auction house is auctioning off several Apollo 11-related items, including the flight plan used on board and the Apollo 11 Lunar Module Timeline Book, a manual deemed to be the "most important manual used" to put "a man on the Moon." ...
2019-07-02, 18:26