REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 12:13

Opinion: Does California bill signal it's time to blow up NCAA model?

As California finalizes a bill allowing athletes to profit off their name, image and likeness, you can be sure the NCAA will continue to fight.       ...

Opinion: Does California bill signal it's time to blow up NCAA model?

Source: usatoday.com

What California bill means for NCAA image and likeness debate The California state assembly voted in favor of a bill that could help NCAA athletes earn money off names, images or likenesses. Here's what happens next....
2019-09-11, 13:26

NCAA tells California governor college athlete 'fair pay' bill is 'unconstitutional' The NCAA warned California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday that allowing college athletes to profit from their name, image and likeness would be "unconstitutional" and would upend the balance of college sports....
2019-09-12, 08:26

California Labor Bill, Near Passage, Is Blow to Uber and Lyft The companies seem to have fallen short in efforts to dodge legislation classifying many workers in the gig economy as employees and not contractors....
2019-09-10, 03:13

California Assembly passes bill that brings state to verge of rules showdown with NCAA The California Assembly passed a bill that would allow college athletes to more easily make money off their own likeness beginning in 2023.       ...
2019-09-10, 16:26

Opinion: Vanderbilt pitcher Kumar Rocker's no-hitter in NCAA Super Regional an all-time gem Vanderbilt freshman Kumar Rocker threw the first no-hitter in NCAA tournament Super Regional play, striking out 19 in a dominant performance vs. Duke.       ...
2019-06-09, 08:13

Video satirizing NCAA ad is part of athlete-advocacy group's campaign for California bill New group releases video as California legislators consider bill that would allow college athletes in state to make money off name, image, likeness.       ...
2019-09-05, 01:13

NCAA sends California governor letter calling name, likeness bill 'unconstitutional' The NCAA Board of Governors sent a letter to California Gov. Gavin Newsom that calls a bill giving student-athletes more power "unconstitutional."       ...
2019-09-11, 19:52

Huawei's latest blow could signal the end of its smartphone business Google, Microsoft, Intel, Qualcomm, and many other companies have already cut ties with Huawei over the course of the past few days. But today the Chinese brand’s week just got a whole lot worse as British chip developer Arm Holdings has also ceased all cooperation with Huawei. Huawei no longer has ...
2019-05-22, 16:13

Opinion: German slowdown is a warning signal There's no denying anymore that Germany's economy is slowing. Yet, this isn't the time for stop-gap measures, says DW's Henrik Böhme. Instead, he argues, sober-minded decisions by both politics and businesses are needed....
2019-08-14, 23:26

NASA just released a high-res 3D model of the Moon that’ll blow you away NASA has provided us with some truly fantastic images of the Moon over the years. We’ve gotten to see Earth’s friendly little neighbor from just about every angle, and anyone who wants to scour images of its surface for interesting sights should have no problem doing so. But photos are t...
2019-09-09, 23:39

Opinion: RJ Hampton passing on college basketball is what NCAA wants, but won't start trend RJ Hampton's decision to pass on college basketball and play professionally in Australia won't upset many and is what the NCAA wants to happen.        ...
2019-05-28, 20:39

Plant cells signal between each other to agree on what time it is Anyone who has travelled across multiple time zones and suffered jet lag will understand just how powerful our biological clocks are. In fact, every cell in the human body has its own molecular clock, which is capable of generating a daily rise and fall in the number of many proteins the body produc...
2019-08-25, 22:26

How Homebuilding Stocks Signal Big-Time Trouble Houses have been subject to price fluctuations like the stock market for one reason: They're considered an investment as much as a place to hang your hat. Learn what our analysts are saying about an "unmistakable" trend in the real estate market......
2019-05-21, 15:13

Opinion: Clemson-Texas A&M, LSU-Texas games in Week 2 signal start of college football season Week 2 in college football brings two major matchups between Clemson and Texas A&M and then LSU and Texas, making it the real start of the season.       ...
2019-09-07, 00:00

NCAA: California SB 206 will 'upend balance' in college sports The National Collegiate Athletic Association warned California Gov. Gavin Newsom that the "essential element of fairness and equal treatment" in college sports would be erased if he signs into law legislation that will a...
2019-09-12, 16:13

Trump to deal fatal blow to California auto emissions authority The Trump administration is expected to announce plans Wednesday to eliminate California's authority to set limits stricter than federal regulations for greenhouse gas emissions limits for passenger cars....
2019-09-17, 22:52

Hong Kong extradition bill a 'terrible blow' to rule of law: Patten Hong Kong's last British governor Chris Patten said on Thursday a proposed extradition bill allowing suspects to be sent to China for trial is a "terrible blow" to the rule of law and will undermine Hong Kong's reputation as a global financial hub....
2019-06-06, 10:26

Another ex-NCAA coach gets prison time in bribery scandal A Manhattan federal judge Friday meted out another prison sentence to a former NCAA Division I assistant basketball coach who copped to taking bribes to funnel college players to certain sports managers. This time it was a three-month sentence for Lamont Evans, 41, who admitted that, during his time...
2019-06-07, 23:26

Senator proposes bill that would blow up business models for Facebook, YouTube, other tech giants Sen. Josh Hawley, a well-known tech critic, is introducing legislation that would remove the liability immunity big technology companies receive for user-posted content under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act (CDA) of 1996....
2019-06-19, 08:13

Tesla to make Model Y SUV at its California factory Tesla Inc will make the Model Y electric sport utility vehicle at its factory in Fremont, California to hit production volumes quickly, Chief Executive Elon Musk said in a podcast interview posted on Sunday....
2019-06-02, 23:52

California data-privacy law may become the model for Congress With no framework yet for a federal privacy law, states that took the initiative to regulate online firms' use of personal data may end up providing models for Congress....
2019-07-22, 15:52

Reggie Bush set to return to USC as broadcaster, his first time back since NCAA fallout Former USC Heisman Trophy winner Reggie Bush will be back at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Friday as a broadcaster for Fox Sports.       ...
2019-09-18, 02:39

Ex-NBA star Chuck Person avoids prison time in NCAA corruption scandal Former NBA star Chuck “The Rifleman” Person avoided prison time after pleading guilty to taking bribes as an NCAA coach to steer student-athletes to a financial adviser, with the judge blaming Person’s charitable nature for his downfall. Person wept as Manhattan federal court Judge Loretta Preska se...
2019-07-18, 04:00

It’s time for Chelsea to blow it up, trust the process and start again "With a manager on the way out, no star, and no chance of signing new players, it’s time for Chelsea to hit the reset button - writes Pete Sharland."...
2019-06-13, 16:13

Wild video shows a Model 3 owner asleep at the wheel on a California freeway Tesla’s Autopilot feature certainly helps to remove some of the stress associated with driving, but it’s definitely not designed to allow drivers to completely fall asleep at the wheel. And while Elon Musk envisions a future where drivers will be able to sleep through an entire car ride,...
2019-06-20, 08:39

At $29,900, Could This 2013 Model S 85 Mean It’s Finally Time to Buy a Tesla? The promised $35K Tesla Model 3 finally arrived a couple of months ago, but with a lot of compromises to meet that price. With a few miles under its belt, today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Model S comes in almost six grand cheaper than even that. Let’s see if that’s still compromising....
2019-06-07, 20:26

Opinion: One play should not define Bill Buckner. The former MLB All-Star epitomized class It’s so grossly unfair, and so cruel, that people actually believed one ground ball in a World Series Game defined Bill Buckner, who died on Monday.        ...
2019-05-28, 00:39

Opinion: Antonio Brown will learn there is no enabling by Bill Belichick in New England None of us could blow off assignments from our supervisor, cuss another boss out and then tell them we’re not coming to work and upgrade our situation       ...
2019-09-08, 03:39

Bill Clinton dress model doesn’t mind that painting ended up on Jeffrey Epstein’s wall The model who posed for Jeffrey Epstein’s bizarre painting of Bill Clinton in a dress says he doesn’t mind that the work ended up in the pedophile’s lair — and revealed he was paid peanuts for the job. “There’s no such thing as bad publicity,” art model Chri...
2019-09-03, 02:26

With '19 Outback selling well, Subaru taking time with '20 model Subaru's production switch to the redesigned 2020 Outback crossover comes at a time when the outgoing model is still carrying the brand's volume. So why hurry to ramp up the new one?...
2019-08-17, 18:13

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2019-06-07, 18:26

Model accusing Neymar of rape testifies to police a second time RIO DE JANEIRO — A Brazilian model who has accused soccer star Neymar of raping her in a Paris hotel testified a second time to police in Sao Paulo on Tuesday, and her lawyer said he may request a face-to-face encounter between the two. Najila Trindade testified earlier this month to Sao Paulo polic...
2019-06-19, 10:13

With '19 Outback selling well, Subaru takes its time launching '20 model Subaru's production switch to the redesigned 2020 Outback crossover comes at a time when the outgoing model is still carrying the brand's volume. So why hurry to ramp up the new one?...
2019-08-17, 10:39

This is the first time Apple’s iPhone 11 model numbers have been spotted in public Try as Apple might, the company simply can’t keep details about upcoming iPhone models from leaking out months ahead of time. While most leaks tend to come from the supply chain, sometimes we’re able to glean information about Apple’s next-gen iPhone lineup from legal filings Apple...
2019-05-23, 20:26

Opinion: Astros save MLB trade deadline from being an all-time dud In what was emerging as the dullest and most pathetic trade deadlines in ages, the Astros stepped up and seized the moment, grabbing Zack Greinke.       ...
2019-08-01, 03:52

Strong Model 3 demand helped Tesla set a new all-time record for quarterly deliveries When it comes to analyzing the vibrancy of Tesla’s business, there is certainly no shortage of distractions. Whether it’s Elon Musk stirring up controversy online or Tesla vehicles being vandalized for seemingly no reason at all, it’s easy to overlook how impressively the company h...
2019-07-03, 03:00

Sports-wagering bill introduced in California California Assemblyman Adam Gray said ACA 16, a proposed state constitutional amendment, is the start of a complex push for sports betting in the state, with the goal of putting it before voters on the 2020 November ballot....
2019-06-28, 10:39

Bill to Help PG&E Pay Wildfire Claims Shelved in California PG&E’s last-minute push for legislation to help it pay off billions of dollars in wildfire claims fell apart as the California lawmaker who authored the measure said he would shelve the proposal for the year....
2019-09-07, 13:26

AB5, Landmark Bill Protecting Gig Workers in California, Becomes Law The hard-fought bill that may one day give full employee status to workers engaged in the gig economy spearheaded by companies like Uber, Lyft, and DoorDash has finally been signed into law by the office of California Governor Gavin Newsom....
2019-09-18, 22:52

Opinion: Andrew Luck isn't practicing. Is it time to freak out? Two years after nagging shoulder pain sidelined Colts QB Andrew Luck for season, a nagging calf strain sidelines him at training camp. Time to freak?       ...
2019-08-01, 03:52

Opinion: Six NFL rookie coaches are on the hot seat for the first time as season opens Of NFL’s new coaches, six are in hot seat for first time. But Kliff Kingsbury symbolizes questionable hiring of teams searching for next Sean McVay.       ...
2019-09-08, 03:39

Tesla Didn't Have Laguna Seca Officiate Its Alleged Record Model S Lap Time: Report After making a bunch of noise on Twitter about taking the Tesla Model S to the German Nürburgring after the Porsche Taycan set a record there, Tesla instead claimed it set a record time for a sedan around Laguna Seca. The only problem is the track reportedly did not officiate it, so their time didn’...
2019-09-12, 18:13

California lawmakers pass bill to protect sex workers California lawmakers passed a bill this week that protects sex workers from arrest for reporting rape as sexually transmitted diseases statewide have climbed....
2019-07-11, 19:13

California governor signs gig economy labor bill into law California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed into law a controversial labor bill, AB 5, which spells out when companies must treat "gig economy" contract workers as employees....
2019-09-18, 20:26

California Passes Landmark Bill to Remake Gig Economy With the bill’s passage, California’s ride-hailing drivers, food-delivery couriers, janitors and others are set to be reclassified as employees and not contractors....
2019-09-11, 08:00

California Bill Would Halt Facial Recognition on Bodycams A bill approved by the state senate would set a three-year moratorium on police use of recognition algorithms. Privacy advocates want a permanent ban....
2019-09-12, 08:26

The Latest: California vaccine bill moves ahead SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a California Assembly hearing on vaccination legislation (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A California Assembly committee has advanced a bill to tighten the state’s rules on vaccination exemptions. But there remains disagreement about the measure among Assem...
2019-06-21, 03:26

California governor signs bill for $21 bln wildfire fund California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a bill approved by lawmakers a day earlier that creates a $21 billion fund to help bankrupt PG&E Corp and the state's other investor-owned utilities cover liabilities arising from future wildfires caused by their equipment....
2019-07-13, 00:01

Public To Weigh In On Revised California Vaccine Bill SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Residents are getting their first chance to weigh in on changes to a California measure that would give state public health officials oversight of doctors who grant a high number of medical exemptions for vaccinations and schools with vaccination rates less than 95%. The As...
2019-06-20, 14:00

Opinion: India's Exotic Funds Are A $40 Billion Time-Bomb For Investors Exotic funds, designed for wealthy investors, have grown to $40 billion from nothing in just seven years, expanding by 71% in the 12 months through March...
2019-06-19, 14:52

Opinion: U.S. women can chase World Cup title, fight for equality at same time The entire women's national team has sued U.S. Soccer for gender discrimination, including claims that some earn 38 percent of what men earn.       ...
2019-06-10, 03:01

California passes landmark gig economy workers’ rights bill Law would make it more difficult for firms such as Uber to deny workers are employees Lawmakers in California have passed a landmark bill that would make it much more difficult for companies such as Uber and Lyft to classify workers as independent contractors rather than employees.The bill, which pa...
2019-09-11, 12:13

California passes landmark bill to reclassify gig economy workers California lawmakers passed a landmark bill that will make it more difficult for companies to classify workers as independent contractors instead of employees, ensuring them greater benefits and protections....
2019-09-11, 15:52

Uber Vows to Keep Fighting a Sweeping California Labor Bill SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers confronting the changing definition of work approved sweeping legislation Wednesday designed to give many contract workers new pay and benefit protections, but tech giants Uber and Lyft vowed to keep fighting the changes, possibly by bankrolling a...
2019-09-12, 12:39

California passes landmark gig workers’ rights bill — here’s what that means California legislators on Tuesday approved a landmark bill that would consider contractors for companies like Uber and Lyft as “employees.” The state Senate voted in favor of the bill — dubbed Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) — that would ensure gig economy workers in companies like Uber, Lyft, and DoorDash ar...
2019-09-11, 22:39

Jessica Biel clarifies that she's not against vaccinations after lobbying against California bill Just hours after being labeled as anti-vaccination for joining Robert F. Kennedy Jr. in lobbying against a bill that would limit medical exemptions, Jessica Biel explained that she is not against vaccinating kids. ...
2019-06-13, 16:39

Uber intends to treat drivers as contractors despite California bill California is likely on the cusp of making gig companies treat independent contractors as employees, but Uber doesn't think the potential law will change its business. In an update, legal chief Tony West maintained that Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) would l......
2019-09-12, 05:26

California advances bill offering protections to gig economy workers Gig economy companies like Uber and Lyft have fought hard to avoid treating workers as full-fledged employees, but they might not have much choice in California before long. The state Assembly has passed a bill, AB5, that would require businesses to......
2019-06-03, 03:26

California governor signs bill for $21 billion wildfire fund California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a bill approved by lawmakers a day earlier that creates a $21 billion fund to help bankrupt PG&E Corp and the state's other investor-owned utilities cover liabilities arising from future wildfires caused by their equipment....
2019-07-13, 00:13

California Senate passes bill to tighten 'gig' worker rule The California State Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a bill that would make it much more difficult for companies like Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc to classify workers as independent contractors rather than employees....
2019-09-11, 09:52

California passes bill that would allow college players to make money Student athletes would earn money from endorsementsBill still needs to be approved by California’s governorThe California assembly has passed legislation to let student athletes make money, setting up a confrontation with the college sports’ governing body, the NCAA, that could jeopardize the athlet...
2019-09-10, 21:13

California lawmakers consider bill that would 'lead the world' on gig worker rights Assembly Bill 5 would enact protections for workers, requiring them to meet three standards to be considered a contractorCalifornia legislators are set to decide on legislation that would fundamentally change the way tech giants like Lyft and Uber engage with workers.Assembly Bill 5 would change the...
2019-08-30, 12:00

California advances bill that would 'lead the world' on gig worker rights Assembly Bill 5 would enact protections for workers, requiring them to meet three standards to be considered a contractorA bill that would fundamentally change the way tech giants – such as Lyft and Uber – engage with workers has passed a major hurdle in the California legislature.Assembly Bill 5 wo...
2019-08-31, 03:13

Opinion: It's time for Thunder to cut ties with Russell Westbrook, start rebuilding Now that Paul George has moved on to the LA Clippers, general manager Sam Presti needs to focus on future and adding young talent.       ...
2019-07-06, 18:52

California Assembly Passes Bill Policing When Cops Can Use Deadly Force The California Assembly overwhelmingly passed legislation Wednesday to change rules governing when cops in the state can use lethal force, despite last-minute opposition from some families of victims of police shootings who said compromises in the bill’s language watered down the legislation....
2019-05-30, 06:52

Dancers, writers, caddies: the gig workers who could benefit from California's historic bill Uber and Lyft drivers aren’t the only ones getting protections – but journalists and musicians have raised concernGroundbreaking legislation passed by California lawmakers on Wednesday has been lauded for its potential to transform the way tech companies such as Uber and Lyft treat their drivers – b...
2019-09-12, 23:00

California Senate passes bill to define more gig economy workers as employees California lawmakers voted to pass AB5, a bill that, if signed, would define more gig economy workers as employees rather than independent contractors.Read More...
2019-09-11, 22:13

Gig economy: California bill granting employee status passes assembly Uber and Lyft drivers, considered contract workers, could be entitled to protections and benefits if the bill is signedThe state assembly in California passed legislation on Wednesday that would require employers to recognize hundreds of thousands of gig workers as employees and could have far-reach...
2019-05-30, 04:52

Will a California bill give players a slice of college sports' $14bn pie? California’s governor is on the verge of signing the Fair Pay to Play Act, which promises to end the exploitation of student-athletes by the multibillion-dollar college sports industryThis week LeBron James, Bernie Sanders and countless other heavy hitters lent their support to a monumental bill in ...
2019-09-15, 12:39

California Bill Makes App-Based Companies Treat Workers as Employees Legislation near final approval would affect drivers for ride-hailing services, food-delivery couriers, janitors and others now viewed as contractors....
2019-09-11, 16:13

California bill may fill data gaps in the criminal justice system Inconsistent data isn't just a headache in the criminal justice system -- it could make the difference between someone going free or serving time. California might do something about that soon, though. The state legislature has passed a bill, AB-13......
2019-09-17, 07:13

UPDATE 1-California Senate passes bill to tighten "gig" worker rule The California State Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a bill that would make it much more difficult for gig economy companies like Uber Technologies Inc and Lyft Inc to classify workers as independent contractors rather than employees....
2019-09-11, 11:52

#StephonClark: Bill Policing When Cops Can Use Lethal Force Advances in California A little more than a year after Sacramento, Calif., police gunned down an unarmed Stephon Clark as the 22-year-old father of two stood in his grandparents’ backyard, California may be on the cusp of passing the nation’s strictest law governing when police can use deadly force....
2019-05-25, 08:39

California Assembly Passes Historic Bill on Cops’ Use of Deadly Force On Wednesday afternoon, the California Assembly passed A.B. 392, taking the state one step closer to a new national standard for police use of force....
2019-05-30, 02:13

The Bill That Could Undo Uber Passes California's Senate Appropriations Committee, 5-2 AB5, the contentious California bill that would upend the gig economy model of Uber, Lyft and other tech companies, moved a step closer to becoming a law.Read more......
2019-08-31, 05:26

Opinion: The Raiders did their part — now it's time for Derek Carr to step his game up Surrounded by an upgraded roster and armed with greater familiarity and confidence, Raiders QB Derek Carr needs to regain difference-maker form.       ...
2019-08-09, 17:52

Opinion: As coaches choose safety over game reps, it's time for NFL to cut preseason slate As more teams opt against playing their starters in the NFL preseason, it's time to cut the slate of exhibition games in half.       ...
2019-08-23, 18:52

Opinion: Rangers accelerate rebuild in big-time trade for Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba The New York Rangers acquired defenseman Jacob Trouba from the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for Neal Pionk and a first-round pick.       ...
2019-06-18, 06:39

California Passes Landmark Bill Requiring Contract Workers to Be Labeled as Employees California passed landmark employment legislation that challenges the business model of such “gig-economy” companies as ride-hailing giants Uber Technologies and Lyft, some of the brightest stars in Silicon Valley....
2019-09-11, 23:26

California landmark workers' rights bill sends waves through gig economy firms Rideshare giants Uber and Lyft say they will avoid reclassifying their drivers and are prepared to take the issue to state votersCalifornia legislators passed a first-of-its-kind bill targeting contract workers late Tuesday night, in a move that will potentially revolutionize the ways gig economy gi...
2019-09-12, 03:39

California bill on 'abortion pill' access at public universities goes to governor's desk California lawmakers passed a bill Friday that would require on-campus clinics at all public universities in the state to offer the “abortion pill” to students seeking to terminate their pregnancy at up to 10 weeks, according to reports. ...
2019-09-15, 23:39

California Lawmakers Pass Bill Allowing College Athletes To Profit From Endorsements The California State Assembly on Monday passed a bill that would allow college athletes to sign endorsement deals. SB 206, the Fair Pay To Play Act, cleared the Assembly by a vote of 72-0. A version of the bill passed the Senate by a similarly decisive vote in May....
2019-09-10, 09:26

California Governor Gavin Newsom Signs Bill For $21 Billion Wildfire Fund California Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a bill approved by lawmakers a day earlier that creates a $21 billion fund to help bankrupt PG&E Corp and the state's other investor-owned utilities......
2019-07-13, 11:52

California’s Newsom signs bill allowing citizens to refuse to help a police officer California Gov. Gavin Newsom, a Democrat, on Tuesday signed a bill that no longer requires any "able-bodied person 18 years of age or older" in the state to help an officer who requests assistance during an arrest....
2019-09-04, 15:26

Opinion: Donald Trump picked the wrong time for a Twitter rift with Megan Rapinoe, USWNT After the USWNT won their semifinal match at the World Cup, Donald Trump didn't tweet about the win. That's because he staked out the wrong position.       ...
2019-07-03, 20:00

California bill would give tax incentives to film, TV productions that leave states banning abortion A California Democratic lawmaker on Monday formally introduced a bill to offer tax breaks to film and television productions that relocate from states with restrictive abortion bans....
2019-05-21, 17:00

California Democrats push bill allowing noncitizens to hold party leadership roles California lawmakers proposed a bill last week that, if passed, would give noncitizens the chance to serve in state and local Democratic Party leadership positions. ...
2019-07-02, 21:13

California passes landmark bill to make Uber and Lyft drivers employees, not contractors The Democrat-led California legislature passed legislation on Wednesday that would require gig economy companies such as Uber and Lyft to stop classifying their workers as contractors rather than employees, a landmark bill that could set a precedent for an overhaul of ridesharing across the country....
2019-09-12, 02:13

California Uber and Lyft drivers rally for bill granting rights to contract workers The two companies have spoken against the legislation, which would classify drivers as employees and enact worker protectionsDozens of drivers for Uber and Lyft attempted to shut down streets in San Francisco on Tuesday, demanding the right to form a union and calling on state governments to pass a ...
2019-08-28, 04:13

California lawmaker withdraws bill banning flavored tobacco products after 'hostile amendments' A proposed California bill that would prohibit sales of flavored tobacco products in stores and vending machines in the nation's most populous state was withdrawn Thursday....
2019-05-24, 05:26

California snowpack 202% of average for this time of year SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California water officials say the amount of snow blanketing the Sierra Nevada is even bigger than the 2017 snowpack that pulled the state out of a five-year drought. The Department of Water Resources says as of May 30 the Sierra snowpack measured 202% of average after a barrage...
2019-06-02, 21:13

California Senate passes ride-hail bill that has divided Democrats over the future of Uber and Lyft drivers Former Obama officials have gone to work for Uber and Lyft. With a new ride-hail bill, they're pitted against presidential candidates and fresh faces in Congress....
2019-09-11, 23:26

Bill Walton Has The Time Of His Life At The Padres Game Listen. If Bill Walton is calling a given day “the greatest day of my life,” that’s a real day! The man has been many places and done many things. He won two NCAA championships, two NBA titles, and an MVP, to say nothing of getting married and having kids and all that type of stuff. But apparently n...
2019-08-09, 13:13

Tesla brings back free, unlimited supercharging for Model S and Model X cars Free and unlimited supercharging is back for owners of Model S and Model X cars, Tesla has announced – which means drivers can access the Supercharger network and juice up their vehicles at no extra cost.It's a perk that Tesla CEO Elon Musk has previously described as "unsustainable", th...
2019-08-04, 13:13

Tesla suspension update helps Model S and Model X high-speed driving Tesla has piloted a unique way of updating its vehicles' software to add new features and safety improvements remotely. It has adjusted Autopilot and introduced tweaks to improve battery life in the past, but now, the company is using the same system......
2019-08-22, 15:13

NFL legend Herschel Walker slams California bill aiming to give health care benefits to some illegal immigrants Former NFL running back Herschel Walker on Monday slammed California over a proposed bill that would give healthcare benefits to some illegal immigrants who live in the state....
2019-06-12, 23:13

Tesla Model S Refresh With Minimalist Interior and Model 3 Motors Coming This Year: Report The Tesla Model S got its last major refresh in 2016, four years after it went into production, and reports now indicate that the company is planning another big update for the electric car later this year that includes an overhauled interior and drive units out of the Tesla Model 3....
2019-05-29, 22:52

'This Would’ve Not Happened to a White Model': Australian Magazine Messily Misidentifies Model Adut Akech She has opened and closed runway shows for Chanel and Valentino, is on the cover of three global editions of Vogue this September alone and is considered one of the faces pushing black beauty ever forward, but Adut Akech Bior (best known in the fashion world as Adut Akech) recently suffered a major ...
2019-08-26, 21:39

Tesla CEO Elon Musk pours cold water on fans waiting for Model S, Model X refresh On Monday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted that his company is only planning "minor ongoing changes" for older Model S or Model X vehicles, not a major refresh....
2019-07-09, 19:26

Tesla Reintroduces Unlimited Free Supercharging On Model S And Model X The California based carmaker in a tweet has confirmed reintroducing the unlimited free charging scheme on the Model S and Model X. At present, Tesla owners in the US need to pay $ 0.28 (28 cents) per......
2019-08-07, 04:13

Tesla revives free Supercharging for new Model S and Model X orders Tesla has temporarily brought back Supercharging with conditions before, but it's not holding back this time around. The automaker is once again offering free, unlimited Supercharger access for all new Model S and Model X purchases -- not just inven......
2019-08-04, 05:26

Elon Musk: Actually the Tesla Model S and Model X Aren't Getting a Refresh Back in May, CNBC reported that the Tesla Model S and Tesla Model X would be getting a overhaul, adopting the style of the minimalist interior of the Tesla Model 3 while getting a few additional hardware upgrades. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has tweeted that it isn’t happening....
2019-07-09, 19:26

'Time for change': New Zealand unveils bill to legalise abortion New law would reclassify termination as health matter not a crime permissible only in limited circumstancesNew Zealand has announced a bill to legalise abortion for all women that would reclassify terminations as a health matter rather than a crime.For decades thousands of New Zealand women have str...
2019-08-05, 09:00

Bill Walton Learned How To Enjoy Baseball In Real Time On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, former NBA superstar Bill Walton made his way into the broadcast booth of NBC Sports Chicago to be the color commentator for a White Sox-Angels game. Walton was his usual self whenever he spoke, taking quantum leaps from topic to topic as he transitioned between...
2019-08-18, 07:26

Musk: Tesla is not working on a Model S or Model X refresh Tesla fans got excited last month after rumors of a Model S refresh started doing the rounds -- a driver near Tesla's Hawthorne design studio claimed to have spotted a mysterious test car, and of course the internet was abuzz with theories. Alas, Tes......
2019-07-09, 15:39

Tesla raises base prices for Model S and Model X Yes, Tesla is still fiddling with prices -- and whether or not you like it depends on which electric car you were looking for. The company has once again dropped the Standard Range versions of the Model S and Model X, raising the respective base pri......
2019-07-16, 17:13

The Tesla Model S and Model X Base Models Just Got Dropped Tesla, at least for the moment, has quite the limited manufacturing capacity. For most consumers, that doesn’t matter one whit. But one of the end results of that is Tesla’s lineup is constantly shifting and moving in subtle ways. So it may not surprise you that Tesla banished the base model “standa...
2019-07-16, 23:39

House Republicans block $19.1 billion nationwide disaster aid bill for third time A lone conservative objected as Democrats tried to advance long-delayed legislation that would spread more than $19 billion to U.S. states and territories....
2019-05-31, 04:26

Opinion: Simone Biles isn't just best gymnast of her time, she's an athlete for the ages Every time she takes the floor, Simone Biles changes her sport. She does moves no other woman has done, and few men even try.       ...
2019-08-12, 13:26

Opinion: It's time for Raptors' Kyle Lowry to step up and make noise against Warriors Toronto's highly-paid point guard finally has reached the NBA Finals after 14 years in the trenches. But he needs to start making big plays.        ...
2019-06-03, 06:39

Ryen Russillo leaves ESPN again, this time teaming up with Bill Simmons at The Ringer Former ESPN host and analyst Ryen Russillo is moving on from the network and joining Bill Simmons' The Ringer site.       ...
2019-08-06, 17:00

First-time homebuyers could snag lower costs for FHA loans under House-passed bill The Housing Financial Literacy Act would provide a discount on upfront mortgage insurance if the borrower goes through financial literacy counseling....
2019-07-18, 21:26

California 'anti-eavesdropping' bill seeks to regulate smart speakers A bill being considered by California lawmakers would allow smart speaker users to opt so Amazon, Facebook, and Apple can't store voice recordings.        ...
2019-05-29, 15:39

The Morning After: Don't expect a Model X or Model S refresh Hey, good morning! Welcome to your Wednesday. Don't expect a Tesla Model S or Model X refresh, but do say farewell to a few MacBook options. Welcome the new home for streaming Friends -- HBO Max. And, if you're feeling decadent this July, why not up......
2019-07-10, 20:13

More part-time, small business workers could build retirement savings accounts under bill The legislation would let more small employers to band together to create collective 401(k)s. Part-timers also would get more access to plans.        ...
2019-06-02, 20:52

Years after serving jail time, Jeffrey Epstein found a way to meet with Microsoft's Bill Gates Microsoft founder Bill Gates spoke more than once with Jeffrey Epstein, the late financier accused of child sex trafficking, to discuss ways to increase philanthropic spending, according to people with direct knowledge of the matter....
2019-08-14, 23:26

California governor denies parole to Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten, overruling parole board for third time SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California governor denies parole to Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten, overruling parole board for third time. The post California governor denies parole to Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten, overruling parole board for third time appeared first on LEX18.co...
2019-06-04, 02:13

Want to Know the Fed’s Next Move? Pay Attention to This Signal Many might think that the “reality” in question is that “higher interest rates are bad for the stock market.” But that’s not what this story is about. There is a different reality that Fed has continued to ignore for at least two decades....
2019-05-21, 18:26

Hong Kong Protests: Why It's a "BUY" Signal Protests in Hong Kong have now entered their 2nd month. The mainstream investment world is worried. Is it time to sell the Hang Seng and Shanghai Composite? For a different take, watch this Bloomberg TV interview with our Asian-Pacific Opportunities Expert....
2019-08-26, 22:26

Commodities & The Beautiful "Signal" of Opportunity Commodities may be more volatile than stock and bond markets, yet commodity prices still unfold in clear Elliott wave patterns. Those patterns are the signal amidst the noise -- see a case in point from a recent forecast in Monthly Commodities Junctures....
2019-05-21, 19:13

How to still browse the internet without a phone signal Just because you're not getting a signal doesn't mean you can't use your mobile devices to keep yourself entertained.       ...
2019-06-10, 18:52

Signal of first known exomoon may actually be from Jupiter-like planet There have been several hints of a moon orbiting the exoplanet Kepler-1625b, but now researchers say these signals might actually point to a Jupiter-like planet...
2019-05-21, 15:01

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

Is Oil Rally Getting "Stop" Signal from Soybean Oil? Soyoil prices, which have a 15-year history of forerunning the crude oil market, are signaling the crude oil rally has peaked, if politics is not a factor....
2019-05-21, 18:52

Unlicensed Signal Boosters Get a Boost From Amazon Cell phone signal boosters can disrupt entire networks, which is why they're tightly regulated by the FCC. But it's all too easy to find unauthorized devices online....
2019-08-30, 23:39

Mazda's next-gen engine may signal U.S. pricing strategy Mazda's Skyactiv-X roll out in Japan foreshadows how the high-tech offering is playing into the carmaker's global strategy to lift its brand image and pricing power....
2019-05-25, 08:39

New Traffic Signal Placed At West Maxwell And Merino LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Division of Traffic Engineering has installed a new traffic signal at the intersection of West Maxwell and Merino Street and has placed it in ‘flash mode.’ Traffic Engineering will put the signal into full service May 28. The signal is intended to improve safety by redu...
2019-05-22, 15:39

Trump says 'every signal' is China wants a trade deal President Trump said Wednesday China wants to reach a trade deal with the United States. He also predicted that a deal with Mexico to avoid creating new tariffs on its products was also likely and could happen soon....
2019-06-05, 19:26

Ars reviews three cell signal boosters—and they actually work Enlarge / This Cel-Fi Pro coverage unit is in my downstairs den, receiving LTE signal from the network unit upstairs in my living room. (credit: Jim Salter) I've spent a lot of time talking about how Wi-Fi works and reviewing various products aimed at fixing Wi-Fi dead spots. But today, in our inc...
2019-08-01, 16:13

A Signal in Giant Earthquakes That Could Save Lives The full power of the biggest temblors could be determined in as little as 10 to 15 seconds after they begin, a new study finds, and long before it ends....
2019-05-29, 21:13

Fed's Bullard says only a 'sustained' bond inversion would be a bearish signal The inversion of portions of the Treasury bond yield curve this week "would have to be sustained over a period of time" to be taken as a "bearish" signal for a U.S. economy, St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said....
2019-08-16, 17:39

Australia-wide AWS deal could signal the end for legacy IT procurement The whole-of-government deal with Amazon Web Services highlights a new approach to IT procurement and a better level of understanding where cloud is concerned....
2019-07-02, 07:52

US carrier in Persian Gulf a clear signal to Iran United States Navy fighter jets were flying missions from an aircraft carrier in the Arabian Sea on Saturday, a signal to Iran of America's global military reach. (June 8)        ...
2019-06-10, 18:39

NY Fed clarifies Williams speech that market took as signal of a rate cut Earlier, Williams delivered a speech at the annual meeting of the Central Bank Research Association in which he said, "It's better to take preventative measures than to wait for disaster to unfold."...
2019-07-19, 02:52

Could a second straight quarter of falling earnings signal a possible recession? With earnings season underway, a second straight quarter of declining S&P 500 profits would add to concerns about a possible recession by next year.       ...
2019-07-22, 12:13

Will 5G solve signal issues at stadiums, festivals and venues? Big events with thousands of people in attendance put a huge stress on mobile networks, meaning you’re often unable to message your friends to meet up, upload videos to social media, or livestream your favorite band playing their final encore.That’s largely due to the concentration of ...
2019-06-01, 21:26

Fed's Powell Faces Senators Amid Rate Cut Signal Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell strongly signaled again that the central bank could cut interest rates later this month to bolster the U.S. economy as it faces risks from slowing global growth and uncertainty about trade disputes....
2019-07-11, 17:26

Antitrust Enforcers Signal Discord Over Probes of Big Tech Turf battles between the federal government’s two antitrust enforcers are revving up as both assert authority to investigate whether big technology companies are engaging in anticompetitive behavior....
2019-09-17, 01:13

Wall St. falls as CSX results signal damage from trade tensions U.S. stock indexes fell on Wednesday as weak results from CSX Corp stoked concerns that the protracted trade war between the United States and China could hurt corporate earnings....
2019-07-18, 01:26

It came from outer space: Weird radio signal came from distant galaxy For the first time, the origin of a single radio pulse has been pinpointed to a distant galaxy several billion light years away, a new study said.        ...
2019-06-27, 21:52

Amazon found selling unlicensed cell signal boosters Amazon has been found selling more than some unsafe products. Wired has learned that the internet retailer has been selling cell signal boosters without FCC licenses (such as those from MingColl, Phonelex and Subroad), including some marked as Amazon......
2019-09-02, 08:52

Does Gucci’s £1,800 shell suit signal the return of the 1980s' worst look? The much-mocked item of sportswear has apparently evolved. But it still looks like a migraineName: Gucci oversize waterproof nylon jacket and tracksuit bottoms.Colour: Green, blue, purple, orange and red. Continue reading......
2019-06-27, 18:52

Uniper chairman calls for signal from Fortum to resolve dispute Uniper's chairman on Sunday said talks with major shareholder Fortum to resolve a dispute between the two companies were on hold after two of the German utility's board members resigned....
2019-05-26, 23:26

Fed Officials Signal Quarter-Point Rate Cut Likely at July Meeting Federal Reserve officials signaled they are ready to cut interest rates by a quarter-percentage point at their coming meeting, while indicating the potential for additional reductions because they are worried about a slowdown in global growth, an increase in trade-policy uncertainty and a pullback i...
2019-07-19, 20:26

Fed rate-cut signal sends stocks up, bond yields and dollar down World stock markets rose on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled it was likely to cut interest rates next month. The dollar fell and benchmark bond yields dropped to multi-year lows....
2019-06-20, 14:39

China, Mexico Signal Willingness to Step Up Trade Talks With U.S. China and Mexico both signaled a willingness to negotiate with Washington over escalating trade issues, while the Trump administration defended its use of tariffs to gain concessions from trading partners....
2019-06-03, 12:39

Central Park is full of signal-snubbing cyclists who need to be stopped Red lights are just part of the scenery to Central Park cyclists. Nowhere else in town do bikers ignore traffic signals in such mass numbers and with such flagrant disregard for human beings on foot....
2019-09-01, 06:52

Juul is the new big tobacco? Wave of lawsuits signal familiar problems Vapes were once seen as safe alternatives to smoking, but now the biggest US vape-maker faces similar issues to cigarette companiesSavannah West was 16 when she started “Juul-ing”, a verb often used to describe puffing an e-cigarette of any variety, but in West’s case it meant using the eponymous mi...
2019-09-10, 10:52

Astronomers detect radio signal coming from massive galaxy far, far away Oftentimes astronomers focus on distant galaxies in an effort to better understand the layout of the universe, and perhaps even tell us something about how our own galaxy has evolved over time. A large galaxy lurking far away in the cosmos recently caught the eye of scientists for an entirely differ...
2019-06-29, 19:52

Is Juul the new big tobacco? Wave of lawsuits signal familiar problems Vapes were once seen as safe alternatives to smoking, but now the biggest US vape-maker faces similar issues to cigarette companiesSavannah West was 16 when she started “Juul-ing”, a verb often used to describe puffing an e-cigarette of any variety, but in West’s case it meant using the eponymous mi...
2019-09-10, 22:52

Fact-Checked: Was Traffic Signal In Mumbai Really Washed Away In Floods? Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri shared a video on Thursday that shows a traffic signal being washed away in heavy downpour. "Hello Traffic Police of Mumbai," he wrote. But where was the video actually......
2019-09-07, 11:52

Shaq had a secret Lakers signal to keep the ball away from Kobe Bryant Kobe Bryant recently claimed he could have won 12 NBA titles if Shaquille O’Neal had a better work ethic. Little did Bryant know how hard the Hall of Fame center worked to keep the ball out of his hands. In response to Bryant bringing up his old gripe about the big man being out of......
2019-08-30, 19:39

NASA Twin Satellites to Study Signal Disruption From Space NASA is preparing to launch twin satellites this month that focus on how radio signals that pass through the Earth's upper atmosphere can be distorted....
2019-06-11, 17:13

Teacher allegedly threatened to ‘shoot up’ school, had signal to warn some colleagues An elementary school teacher in North Carolina threatened to “shoot up” her school — and plotted a secret message to warn colleagues before she was to open fire, authorities said. Kristen Michelle Thompson, 38, abruptly resigned from her position at Pathways Elementary School on Friday after teacher...
2019-05-22, 22:00

On Data Localisation, US President Donald Trump's Signal To India, China US President Donald Trump today indirectly criticised China and India's insistence on data localisation, saying it obstructs digital trade flow. "US seeks free flow of data... and is eager to work......
2019-06-28, 09:39

Microsoft gives IT pros the signal to start testing Chromium-based Edge Microsoft has yet to release the promised 'beta' channel for its Chromium-based Edge browser, but it's now telling IT pros the Dev channel is ready for them to start testing it....
2019-07-11, 22:39

French-Japanese talks signal progress on Renault-Nissan spat Hiroshige Seko, the economy and trade minister of Japan, and Bruno Le Maire, the French Finance Minister, reaffirmed their support for the alliance in a phone call. The two automakers are working on ways to end the discord in their two-decade alliance....
2019-09-03, 20:13

Global stocks jump; dollar and yields fall after Fed rate-cut signal World stock markets gained on Thursday, with the U.S. benchmark S&P 500 hitting a record high, while the 10-year U.S. Treasury yield fell below 2% as investors digested a signal from the Federal Reserve of potential U.S. interest rate cuts as soon as its next meeting....
2019-06-20, 20:00

Chandrayaan-2 Moon Mission a Signal of India's Growing Space Ambitions Chandrayaan-2, whose launch is set to coincide with the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, will attempt to soft-land onto the moon's uncharted south pole region in the first week of September....
2019-07-12, 18:13

Amazon Found Selling Unlicensed Cell Signal Boosters: Report Amazon has been found selling signal boosters without US FCC licenses including those from Phonelex, MingColl, and Subroad and some marked as Amazon's "Choice"....
2019-09-03, 10:52

New York Fed Says Williams Wasn't Sending Specific Policy Signal in Speech New York Fed President John Williams didn’t intend to suggest Thursday that the central bank might make a large interest rate cut this month, a spokesman said....
2019-07-19, 03:26

Falling interest rates are sending a warning signal to the stock market The swift drop in interest rates may make mortgages and lots of other loans cheaper, but they don't necessarily mean good things for the stock market....
2019-05-29, 04:00

The bond market recession signal freaking the markets out could be a false positive The nature of this yield curve inversion may make it not the recession indicator it has been in the past, claims equity strategist Tom Lee of Fundstrat....
2019-05-29, 21:13

Stock Markets Slide as Bonds Signal Rising Concern About Growth Yields on United States government bonds fell, indicating lower expectations for growth and extending a drop that began as the trade war intensified....
2019-08-14, 20:39

Single-vehicle crash causes traffic signal issues in central Tucson E. Speedway Blvd. and N. Columbus Blvd./ Google Maps TUCSON –The traffic signals at a central intersection are out of order after a single-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon. Tucson Police Department says the incident happened at the intersection of Speedway and Columbus boulevards. Minor injuries we...
2019-07-17, 22:52

Brazil farmers struggle for internet signal as tech floods sector Brazil's lack of reliable internet accessibility in rural areas is an increasingly critical problem for its farmers, as more agricultural equipment arriving on the market is built to be updated online to work at full capacity....
2019-05-21, 18:52

Fed rate-cut signal sends stocks surging, wounds yields, dollar World stock markets surged on Thursday, with the U.S. benchmark S&P 500 hitting a record high, while the 10-year U.S. Treasury yield fell below 2% as investors digested a signal from the Federal Reserve of potential U.S. interest rate cuts as soon as its next meeting....
2019-06-20, 17:26

China’s colossal radio telescope just heard a bizarre signal in space China spent five years and close to $200 million to build its Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope, nicknamed FAST. It was a monumental undertaking, but the result is a true marvel of technology, and it’s the largest full radio telescope on Earth. Now, with China set for a final rev...
2019-09-11, 15:00

US carrier in Persian Gulf region sends clear signal to Iran The USS Abraham Lincoln, with its contingent of Navy destroyers and cruisers and a fighting force of about 70 aircraft, is the centerpiece of the Pentagon's response to what it calls Iranian threats to attack U.S. forces or commercial shipping in the Persian Gulf region....
2019-06-08, 20:52

Oil drops 5% one day after historic surge as Saudis signal output to return to normal soon Brent crude oil jumped the most in history in the previous session after attacks on Saudi's oil industry disrupted the kingdom's production....
2019-09-17, 21:52

'Cold quasar' discovery could signal galaxies' 'retirement party' phase Astronomers may need to rethink how galaxies die after researcher Allison Kirkpatrick's discovery of "cold quasars," galaxies full of cold gas that still give birth to stars, despite having highly energetic quasars at their center....
2019-06-12, 21:26

Bigger and taller masts lined up to improve rural phone signal Scores of super masts could be built across Britain to get rid of mobile phone blind spotsScores of taller phone masts could be built across the British countryside as part of government plans to eliminate mobile reception blind spots.The digital secretary, Nicky Morgan, said she wanted to shake up ...
2019-08-27, 03:52

Bernie Sanders, Bill de Blasio, Bill Weld take 'soapbox' at Iowa State Fair The fourth day of "soapbox speeches" at the Iowa State Fair featured Democratic candidates Bernie Sanders and Bill de Blasio, who told fair-goers they could beat President Donald Trump in next year's election....
2019-08-12, 20:39

Bill Maher joked about Bill Clinton joining Jeffrey Epstein on ‘sex island’ back in 2015 HBO’s “Real Time” host Bill Maher made a crude joke in 2015 implying that former President Bill Clinton knew about Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged sex crimes and would email about joining him on “sex island.”...
2019-07-10, 19:13

Google stops sending Android cell signal data over privacy concerns Google's increased focus on privacy led it to quietly drop a service for carriers. Reuters sources have learned the tech giant shut down Mobile Network Insights, a feature that gave providers maps of cellular signal strength and speed data collected......
2019-08-19, 22:39

Coca-Cola gets green signal to sell energy drink under Monster contract An arbitration tribunal has ruled that Coca-Cola Co can sell its energy drink globally under the terms of the contract with Monster Beverage Corp , the two companies said on Monday, months after the launch of the product in Europe....
2019-07-01, 18:52

California Today: Why More California Homeowners Are Losing Their Insurance Wednesday: Californians are bracing for another costly wildfire season. Also: An antitrust review of big tech companies, and a love letter to Oakland....
2019-07-24, 16:52

METALS-Copper falls as slumping China auto sales signal weak demand Copper prices dipped on Wednesday after a sharp fall in Chinese auto sales underlined fears of weaker demand from the world's largest consumer of metals. Concerns over China's economic outlook outweighed any optimism from a decision by Beijing to exempt some U.S. goods from additional tariffs, ...
2019-09-11, 20:39

‘There’s no accountability’: Trump, White House aides signal a willingness to act with impunity in drive for reelection Legal analysts warned that the president and his advisers emerged from the battle over the Mueller report with a conviction they not feel constrained by safeguards built into the nation’s political system....
2019-06-17, 04:39

A Prayer Meet Sends Strong Signal In Sachin Pilot vs Ashok Gehlot Feud The war between the Congress's top two in Rajasthan has been scaled up amid speculation over the headcount at a prayer meeting to mark the death anniversary of Sachin Pilot's father, former union......
2019-06-12, 15:26

Coca-Cola gets green signal to sell energy drink under Monster Beverage contract An arbitration tribunal has ruled that Coca-Cola can sell its energy drink globally under the terms of the contract with Monster Beverage, the two companies said on Monday, months after the launch of the product in Europe....
2019-07-01, 23:52

Trump 'smiled' when North Korea called Biden 'low IQ,' suggests critical editorial was a 'signal' President Trump reiterated his confidence in North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Saturday, indicating that the rogue nation may have tried to send him a "signal" with its critical editorial on former vice president Joe Biden....
2019-05-26, 06:39

National security 'chaos': John Brennan says Bolton ouster sends a signal to American enemies Former CIA Director John Brennan said he believes America's enemies are aware of "significant" mayhem in the Trump administration's national security apparatus....
2019-09-12, 00:39

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Coca-Cola gets green signal to sell energy drink under Monster contract An arbitration tribunal has ruled that Coca-Cola Co can sell its energy drink globally under the terms of the contract with Monster Beverage Corp, the two companies said on Monday, months after the launch of the product in Europe....
2019-07-01, 16:13

Top Recruit Stiff-Arms The NCAA High school basketball player RJ Hampton is the No. 5 ranked prospect on ESPN’s list of 100 recruits from the class of 2019, and this morning we all found out that he will not be playing college basketball next season. Instead, he will be playing in the Australian pro league as a member of the New Z...
2019-05-28, 16:39

6 schools to be notified of serious NCAA violations A high-ranking NCAA official told CBS Sports on Wednesday that at least six Division I men's basketball programs will receive notices of allegations for Level I violations as a result of the federal government's investigation into corruption in the sport....
2019-06-13, 08:52

UNC hits 5 HRs in 16-1 rout of Liberty in NCAA tourney CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Ashton McGee drove in four runs, and North Carolina hit five home runs in a 16-1 rout of Liberty on Saturday to advance to the championship round of its NCAA Tournament regional. McGee hit a two-run shot in the sixth inning and Michael Busch, Aaron Sabato, Dylan Harris and B...
2019-06-02, 03:13

Louisville walks off against Illinois State 4-3 in NCAA LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Alex Binelas’ walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth inning scored Trey Leonard and top-seeded Louisville edged Illinois State 4-3 in an NCAA regional final on Monday, sending the Cardinals to their sixth Super Regional in the past seven seasons. After committing a c...
2019-06-04, 06:13

The NCAA Has Caved On The Rich Paul Rule Just a week after the NCAA tweaked its agent rules in a way that sure seemed to specifically target Rich Paul for exclusion, the organization has caved, changing the rules a second time to ensure Paul will still be able to represent college basketball players who are testing the waters of the NBA....
2019-08-13, 02:00

Moore delivers for Arizona in NCAA quarterfinals FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Haley Moore delivered again for Arizona, making a 15-foot birdie for a 1-up victory that lifted the defending champions to a 3-2 victory over Southern California and a spot in the semifinals at the rain-delayed NCAA Women’s Golf Championship. A six-hour storm delay me...
2019-05-22, 04:00

Central Connecticut gets 1st NCAA victory, beating Cal 7-4 Dave Matthews hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fifth inning and Central Connecticut State won its first NCAA Tournament game, beating California 7-4 in a regional elimination game        ...
2019-06-01, 22:52

2019 NCAA baseball tournament schedule The 64 teams in NCAA baseball tournament have been set with UCLA as the No. 1 seed. Eight teams will advance to the College World Series in Omaha.        ...
2019-06-04, 16:52

Loyola Marymount gets first NCAA Tournament win since 2000 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tommy Delgado had three hits, Codie Paiva allowed one run in 7 2/3 innings and Loyola Marymount won its first NCAA Baseball Tournament game in 19 years, defeating Baylor 3-1 in the opening game of the Los Angeles Regional Friday. Trevin Esquerra provided the go-ahead hit in the si...
2019-06-01, 03:26

6 SEC schools among 16 regional hosts for NCAA Tournament OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Six Southeastern Conference schools are among the 16 regional hosts for the NCAA baseball tournament, with LSU playing at home in the first round for the 26th time. The NCAA announced the hosts Sunday night. The rest of the 64-team field will be unveiled Monday. The tournament beg...
2019-05-27, 08:39

NCAA tables possibility of overseeing esports NCAA's board of governors voted unanimously late last month to table the possibility of overseeing and holding championships for esports.        ...
2019-05-21, 23:26

NFL teams up with NCAA for next round of safety improvements The NFL's top medical experts believe they can take the knowledge of college football physicians and trainers and the research from the NCAA to make football safer — together....
2019-06-20, 23:00

Ted Cruz: John Bolton ouster may signal 'deep state forces' winning fight to salvage Obama Iran deal Sen. Ted Cruz openly speculated that "deep state forces" may have influenced President Trump's decision to force out national security adviser John Bolton....
2019-09-11, 03:39

TfL Northern Line delays: signal failure to hit evening rush hour as commuters warned chaos could continue tomorrow morning TfL warns there will be no southbound service Camden Town to Kennington (via Bank) for rest of day Passengers urged to complete journeys by 9.30pm Signal failure may impact tomorrow morning's service...
2019-07-09, 21:13

UConn gets 2 years of probation for NCAA hoops violations UConn's men's basketball program placed on probation for 2 years, Kevin Ollie sanctioned individually for violations of NCAA rules during his tenure as coach       ...
2019-07-02, 19:52

NCAA Re-Rank 1-130: Clemson solidifies top spot after win at Syracuse Clemson solidified the No. 1 spot in the latest NCAA Re-Rank after a 41-6 win at Syracuse. LSU keeps hold of second ahead of Alabama.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Arizona Baseball will miss NCAA Tournament for second season TUCSON – Despite a hot finish to the regular season, the Arizona baseball team will miss the NCAA Tournament for the second straight season. On Monday, the NCAA Division I Baseball Committee announced the 64 teams competing for the 2019 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship. Unfortunately, the...
2019-05-27, 19:52

NCAA issues rules for agents; LeBron responds A memo, obtained by ESPN, says agents of NCAA players wanting to test the NBA draft waters must have a bachelor's degree, three years of NBPA certification and liability insurance....
2019-08-07, 06:52

Ekholm, Peare Qualify Day One at NCAA East Prelims Photo by Chet White – UK Athletics JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Southeastern Conference High Jump Champion Ellen Ekholm as well as Matt Peare advanced to the NCAA Finals site as banner carriers for the Kentucky Track and Field Teams on Thursday, the first of the three-day NCAA East Preliminary Champio...
2019-05-24, 09:39

Judge approves settlement in concussion lawsuit against NCAA A federal judge has approved an amended settlement in a class-action concussion lawsuit against the NCAA that will establish a 50-year medical-monitoring program for college athletes       ...
2019-08-13, 04:00

Kentucky AD next to lead NCAA D1 men's hoops committee Kentucky athletic director Mitch Barnhart has been selected to lead the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee       ...
2019-07-12, 21:13

Iowa fires volleyball coach, cooperating with NCAA IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa fired volleyball coach Bond Shymansky on Wednesday, saying an independent investigation by an outside law firm determined he committed a major NCAA rules violation. Iowa said Shymansky intentionally provided an impermissible benefit to a prospect who went on to compete fo...
2019-06-19, 23:52

The Latest: Missouri still awaiting decision on NCAA appeal The latest: Missouri poised for big year on the field, but awaiting major NCAA decision following appeal on postseason ban       ...
2019-07-15, 21:52

Clemson football flagged for 8 secondary NCAA violations Clemson's national championship football program was flagged for eight secondary NCAA violations during a yearlong period from July 2018 through this past June....
2019-08-08, 19:00

Almost half the NCAA’s athletes are women. It needs to make a stand for them. As it has on other social issues in the past, college sports’ governing body should stop staging championships in states with restrictive abortion laws....
2019-06-10, 23:39

UA softball preps for NCAA Super Regionals vs. Ole Miss TUCSON – After beating Auburn in the Tucson regional at Hillenbrand Stadium, the Arizona Wildcat softball team is hoping to knock off another SEC foe in Ole Miss this weekend. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson: Following its Tucson Regional Championship after a...
2019-05-21, 19:52

Duke beats Texas A&M 8-5 in NCAA tournament opener MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Erikson Nichols and Rudy Maxwell each hit three-run homers Friday and Duke held on to beat Texas A&M 8-5 in the opening game of the NCAA Morgantown regional. Third-seeded Duke (32-25) is looking to reach the super regionals for the second straight year after capturing the re...
2019-06-01, 02:26

Clemson powers past Illinois 8-4 in NCAA Tournament OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Kyle Wilkie and Grayson Byrd both drove in three runs, Davis Sharpe pitched 6 2/3 innings in relief and Clemson beat Illinois 8-4 on Friday in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. Clemson (35-24) jumped ahead 4-2 in the third inning and never trailed again. Michael Green an...
2019-06-01, 02:26

Florida eliminates Army by rolling to 13-5 NCAA regional win Jack Leftwich took a perfect game into the sixth inning, Kendrick Calilao hit one of four Florida homers while driving in five runs and the Gators cruised past Army 13-5 in an NCAA regional elimination game        ...
2019-06-01, 22:52

2019 NCAA baseball tournament schedule and results The Super Regionals field is set, with 16 teams one step closer to Omaha. Follow along the entire tournament for the latest schedules, scores, news and videos....
2019-06-04, 17:00

UK Track and Field Set for 2019 NCAA Outdoor Championships DANIEL ROBERTS.UK Track and Field Senior DayPhoto by Isaac Janssen | UK Athletics AUSTIN, Texas — The collegiate track and field season will culminate over the next four days when Kentucky competes at the NCAA Outdoor Championships June 5-8 at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the University of Texas c...
2019-06-05, 07:13

Safe Bet: Vegas set to bid to host numerous NCAA events Las Vegas is set to bid on nearly a half dozen different NCAA championship events, including women's basketball       ...
2019-08-26, 10:00

Illinois transfer TE Ford to sit 2019 after NCAA decision CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois tight end Luke Ford, a transfer from Georgia, will not be eligible to play this season after the NCAA upheld the denial of his request for a waiver. The NCAA initially denied Ford’s request in April, but the school appealed. Illinois announced Friday the appeal ...
2019-06-08, 02:26

NCAA charges NC State with 4 men's hoops violations The NCAA has charged North Carolina State with four violations, accusing a former assistant coach of providing payments and benefits connected to the recruitment of one-and-done basketball player Dennis Smith Jr       ...
2019-07-11, 03:13

Indiana State edges McNeese 6-5 for 1st NCAA win since 1995 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dane Tofteland hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning and second-seeded Indiana State edged McNeese 6-5 on Friday in the Nashville regional opener for the Sycamores’ first win in the NCAA Tournament since 1995. Indiana State (42-16) will play top-seeded Vanderbilt o...
2019-05-31, 22:39

NCAA declines to implement football injury reports Standardized injury reports will not be implemented across college football this season after the NCAA explored the possibility in response to the rise of legalized sports betting....
2019-08-08, 01:52

Miami beats Southern 12-2 to advance in NCAA Tournament Alex Toral knocked in four runs, Adrian Del Castillo hit two doubles and Miami beat Southern 12-2 in an elimination game in the NCAA Tournament        ...
2019-06-01, 22:52

He transferred to be near his ailing grandparents. The NCAA denied his eligibility — twice. Luke Ford, one of the top-rated high school tight ends in the country, has again been kept from gaining immediate eligibility since transferring from Georgia to Illinois....
2019-06-08, 03:00

7-run ninth inning lifts Creighton over Michigan in NCAA Will Hanafan's two-run single capped Creighton's seven-run ninth inning and the No. 2 seed Bluejays beat Michigan 11-7 to avoid elimination in the NCAA Tournament's Corvallis regional        ...
2019-06-03, 09:13

West Virginia tops Fordham 6-2 in NCAA Tournament Tyler Doanes and Ivan Gonzalez each drove in two runs to lead West Virginia to a 6-2 victory over Fordham on Friday night in the Morgantown regional of the NCAA Tournament        ...
2019-06-01, 06:00

NCAA takes pep out of cheerleading company Varsity Brands The governing body for college sports has stunted the growth of cheerleading company Varsity Brands, owned by private equity company Bain Capital. For the past six years, Varsity Brands, which profits from cheerleading in high school and beyond, has been trying to persuade the National Collegiate At...
2019-06-04, 04:52

NJ financier adviser praised at NCAA scandal sentencing A New Jersey financier adviser was praised for his cooperation before a judge spared him from prison after he admitted his role in a college basketball scandal       ...
2019-09-13, 03:00

NCAA changes its ‘Rich Paul rule’ amid backlash After hearing the backlash over its so-called “Rich Paul Rule,” the NCAA has amended the recently implemented agent certification requirements. The guidelines, introduced last week in a memo as a way to help athletes explore draft opportunities without giving up eligibility, required age...
2019-08-12, 21:39

Quinnipiac stuns East Carolina 5-4 in NCAA Tournament GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Liam Scafariello hit a tiebreaking two-run home run in the seventh inning, and Quinnipiac upset East Carolina 5-4 on Saturday night in the teams’ rain-delayed NCAA Tournament opener. Evan Vulgamore also homered to help the fourth-seeded Bobcats (30-27) earn the first NC...
2019-06-02, 05:00

UConn hoops gets probation for NCAA violations under Ollie UConn's men's basketball program has been placed on probation for two years and former coach Kevin Ollie has been sanctioned individually for violations of NCAA rules during his tenure....
2019-07-03, 13:26

Oklahoma St., Louisville win, head to NCAA super regionals Oklahoma State and Louisville are on their way to super regionals in the NCAA Tournament, and four more teams will punch their tickets Monday night. OSU beat Connecticut 3-1 to win the Oklahoma City regional and earn a spot in super regionals for the first time since 2016. Louisville beat Illinois S...
2019-06-04, 06:13

Freshman lefty, 3 HRs push Ole Miss over Clemson 6-1 in NCAA OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi freshman Doug Nikhazy struck out nine pitching into the ninth inning, and the Rebels beat Clemson 6-1 on Saturday night to advance to the NCAA Tournament regional final on their home field. Ole Miss led for good after Cole Zabowski and Cooper Johnson opened the secon...
2019-06-02, 05:00

Former NCAA coach gets 3-month sentence for bribery scheme Emanuel “Book” Richardson, a former University of Arizona basketball coach who admitted to taking bribes to steer players to sports managers when they go pro, is now the first of four coaches convicted in the kickback scheme to receive jail time. On Wednesday, a federal judge in Manhattan slapped Ri...
2019-06-06, 23:52

Big inning helps TCU beat Cal 13-2 in NCAA regional opener Hunter Wolfe hit a two-run double and Johnny Rizer homered to score two more in a six-run sixth inning, helping TCU pull away to a 13-2 victory over California in an NCAA regional opener        ...
2019-06-01, 06:00

Report: 6 men’s basketball programs to face NCAA allegations ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A key NCAA official says six schools are going to be facing allegations of Level I violations as early as next month, the next turn of the screw in the college basketball corruption scandal. Stan Wilcox, vice president for regulatory affairs for the NCAA, tells CBS Sports two hi...
2019-06-13, 19:52

UA Women’s Golf Advances to NCAA semi-finals TUCSON –  The Arizona Wildcats women’s golf team advanced to the semifinals of the NCAA Championships at The Blessings Golf Course Tuesday, thanks to a dramatic putt from Haley Moore on her final hole. Here’s more from Tuesday night’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson: With Moore&...
2019-05-22, 06:26

Bill Belichick gave the most Bill Belichick answer when asked if he's pumped for the season The legendary coach spoke for all of us football fans when he was asked a simple question about getting excited for opening night.       ...
2019-09-05, 10:26

The trailer for Netflix's Bill Gates docuseries seems like a pretty great commercial for Bill Gates Bill Gates is a man with a complicated legacy in the public eye: part uber nerd, part Machiavellian schemer, part publicly celebrated philanthropist. Simultaneously the second-richest man in the world, and one of its largest charitable contributors, Gates has been celebrated by world leaders and cu...
2019-08-30, 11:13

Nike's NCAA-Themed Air Zoom Pegasus Running Shoes Are Available Now Every year, Nike releases its latest iteration of the Air Zoom Pegasus, one of the most popular running shoes in the world, in a variety of NCAA school-themed colorways, and today’s the first day you can get your hands on feet in a pair for 2019....
2019-07-22, 21:13

Florida State trounces Georgia 10-1 to capture NCAA regional Florida State trounces Georgia 10-1 to capture NCAA regional, putting coach Mike Martin's retirement on hold        ...
2019-06-03, 04:39

Illinois State edges Indiana 8-7 in NCAA tournament opener LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Joe Aeilts hit a go-ahead, RBI double in the top of the eighth inning, and Illinois State recovered from blowing a five-run lead to beat Indiana 8-7 on Friday in the opener of the Louisville regional. Aeilts delivered the last of three doubles for the hard-hitting Redbirds (35...
2019-06-01, 02:26

LeBron James rips NCAA over new ‘Rich Paul Rule’ Consider LeBron James unhappy with the NCAA. The collegiate governing body unveiled an agent certification program that will begin this month to help athletes who want to test the waters surrounding the draft, and the rules for it don’t seem to favor James’ superagent Rich Paul. As repor...
2019-08-07, 08:52

Transfer, play right away? Don't bank on it, NCAA cases show A string of recent high-profile transfers gave the college football world the impression it was getting easier for players to switch schools and compete right away. The reality is much different.        ...
2019-05-29, 18:13

South Carolina TE Nick Muse granted NCAA waiver South Carolina transfer tight end Nick Muse's eligibility waiver was granted by the NCAA on Friday, clearing him to play this season for the Gamecocks       ...
2019-09-07, 03:26

Basketball: Non-conference schedule pits UA against 4 NCAA tourney teams TUCSON – With the month of March done and over with, many people might think it is time to put away the University of Arizona basketball gear and paraphernalia. Well hold on to your shorts – Wildcat basketball may be closer than you think. On Thursday, the UA Men’s Basketball progr...
2019-05-31, 01:13

Duke wins a thriller for 7th NCAA women's golf title ​​​​​​​Trailing in four of five matches on the back nine, Duke knew there was plenty of time in what became the longest day in the NCAA Women's Golf Championship....
2019-05-23, 13:39

7-run ninth inning helps Creighton beat Michigan at NCAA Will Hanafan's two-run single capped Creighton's seven-run ninth inning and the No. 2 seed Bluejays beat Michigan 11-7 to avoid elimination in the NCAA Tournament's Corvallis regional        ...
2019-06-03, 09:13

Nogales native & U of A high jumper makes NCAA All-American TULSA – University of Arizona high-jumper Karla Teran finished 5th in the NCAA Track and Field Championships in her specialty event.  The Nogales, Sonora native, just missed out on winning a medal, but still was named a track All American in the high jump. Here’s more from Saturday’...
2019-06-09, 08:39

LSU tops Southern Miss 6-4 to advance to NCAA super regional BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Josh Smith hit a solo home run and a two-run triple, and LSU advanced to the super regional round of the NCAA tournament with a 6-4 victory over Southern Mississippi on Sunday night. The Tigers (40-24) won all three of their games in the Baton Rouge regional and will host Flo...
2019-06-03, 10:13

Mississippi State tops Stanford 6-2 in NCAA super regionals STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Ethan Small struck out eight over six innings, Dustin Skelton hit two doubles and Mississippi State beat Stanford 6-2 in the first game of the NCAA Tournament’s best-of-three super regionals. Mississippi State (50-13) slowly broke the game open with one run in the seco...
2019-06-09, 07:01

NCAA loosens restrictions on college basketball agent certification NCAA has amended its controversial guidelines so prospective agents for college basketball players won't be required to have a college degree.       ...
2019-08-12, 22:26

UConn to find out NCAA decision on men's hoops violations The University of Connecticut to find out penalties it faces for violations of NCAA rules in its men's basketball program under former coach Kevin Ollie       ...
2019-07-02, 18:00

NBA Agents Refuse NCAA's Latest Bullshit Regulatory Proposal The National Basketball Players Association sent a letter to the NCAA on behalf of player agents that outlines those agents’ refusal to be a part of a new certification process that the collegiate association wants to implement. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski obtained the signed letter and tweeted it out...
2019-09-16, 02:00

Kumar Rocker throws 8th no-hitter in NCAA history for Vandy NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Freshman Kumar Rocker pitched the eighth no-hitter in NCAA Tournament history striking out a career-high 19 as Vanderbilt beat Duke 3-0 Saturday night to force the Nashville Super Regional to a deciding third game. Rocker tied his previous career best through five innings wit...
2019-06-09, 07:01

Rich Paul hits back at NCAA over rule linked to him Rich Paul is “flattered” by the new NCAA rule unofficially bearing his name — prohibiting agents without bachelor’s degrees, such as Paul, from representing college players seeking to test the NBA Draft waters early — but the Klutch Sports CEO will be fine. The greatest concern for...
2019-08-12, 21:39

NCAA Re-Rank 1-130: LSU soars to No. 2 behind explosive new offense, while Nebraska tumbles LSU and its new and explosive offense soars to No. 2 in the USA TODAY Sports college football re-rank after Week 2.       ...
2019-09-09, 20:52

NCAA champion Paul Jubb gets wild card for Wimbledon WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — NCAA tennis champion Paul Jubb has received a wild card to play at Wimbledon. The 19-year-old northern Englishman recently won the American college title in Orlando, Florida, playing for the University of South Carolina. He beat Nuno Borges of Mississippi State in straight ...
2019-06-19, 13:13

NCAA Re-Rank 1-130: Auburn jumps into top 10, while Tennessee and Missouri take tumbles Auburn was the biggest mover in the new NCAA Re-rank, leaping 14 spots to No. 6 after a 27-21 win against Oregon. Clemson and Alabama lead at top.       ...
2019-09-04, 10:13

East Carolina routs Quinnipiac 13-3 in NCAA elimination game GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jake Washer hit two of East Carolina’s four home runs, and the Pirates beat Quinnipiac 13-3 on Sunday night in an NCAA Tournament elimination game. Bryant Packard and Bryson Worrell also hit two-run homers to help the top-seeded Pirates (45-16) advance to the championsh...
2019-06-03, 10:13

The NCAA's New Agent Regulations Sure Look Like They're Targeting Rich Paul [Update] The NCAA, continuing its bid to desperately cling to the archaic model of amateurism for as long as it possibly can, sent out a memo to NBA agents on Monday attempting to reassert its control over whom men’s college basketball players can hire when thinking about going pro. While a rule change in 20...
2019-08-07, 16:13

NCAA Moving 3-Point Line Back To International Distance (AP Photo/James Crisp) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The 3-point line is moving back in men’s college basketball. The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel announced Wednesday that the arc will be moved to 22 feet, 1 ¾ inches for the 2019-20 season, matching the international distance. The change will not ...
2019-06-06, 03:01

Walker pitches Illinois State past Louisville 4-2 in NCAA LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Jeremy Gaines’ two-run double capped a three-run sixth inning, Matt Walker threw a complete-game six-hitter and Illinois State upset top-seeded Louisville 4-2 on Saturday in a winner’s bracket game of the NCAA Tournament. Hitless for three innings against the natio...
2019-06-02, 03:13

Dallas Baptist beats Florida 11-8 in NCAA regional opener LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Jackson Glenn and Andres Sosa homered among three hits each and drove in two runs apiece as Dallas Baptist held on to beat Florida 11-8 in an NCAA regional opener Friday night. Glenn hit a two-run homer in the first before Cory Acton tied it with a two-run shot in the second. B...
2019-06-01, 07:39

Baylor’s Langeliers sets NCAA Tournament record with 11 RBIs LOS ANGELES (AP) — Baylor’s Shea Langeliers set an NCAA Baseball Tournament record with 11 runs batted in as the Bears defeated Omaha 24-6 on Saturday and eliminated the Mavericks from the Los Angeles Regional. The previous record was 10 RBIs, which was shared by Vanderbilt’s Connor Kais...
2019-06-02, 03:13

Arkansas rolls past Central Connecticut 11-5 in NCAA opener FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Trevor Ezell and Heston Kjerstad each homered along with another run-scoring hit and Arkansas rolled to an 11-5 victory over Central Connecticut State in the opener of an NCAA regional Friday. Ezell’s two-run homer capped the scoring for the top-seeded Razorbacks (42-...
2019-06-01, 02:26

Daniel Roberts Runs Epic 13.00 for NCAA 110H Silver Daniel Roberts comes up short in the 110m hurdles – Photo by Chet White, UK Athletics AUSTIN, Texas – Kentucky track and field junior Daniel Roberts equaled the previous 40-year-old collegiate record, 13 seconds flat, en route to an epic NCAA 110-Meter Hurdles Silver Medal in the fastest colle...
2019-06-08, 12:26

Lawyers: Ex-NBA star Chuck Person was broke in NCAA scandal A lawyer for former Auburn University assistant basketball coach Chuck Person says the 13-year NBA veteran was broke and financially desperate when he joined a bribery conspiracy that cheated young athletes       ...
2019-07-03, 04:26

NCAA clears Division II player after agent-rule mistake The NCAA has cleared Glenville State’s Phil Bledsoe for his senior season after the Division II college basketball player mistakenly used a new rule permitting only Division I players to declare for the NBA draft and sign with an agent while maintaining college eligibility. NCAA spokeswoman St...
2019-06-08, 19:13

The Latest: NCAA champion Jubb loses in Wimbledon debut College champion Paul Jubb lost in his Wimbledon debut, two months after winning the NCAA title for South Carolina       ...
2019-07-02, 22:52

The Rich Paul Rule is proof the NCAA knows its days are numbered The NCAA’s reversal on a rule requiring agents for student-athletes to have college degrees is the clearest indication yet this dressed-up cartel is facing an existential crisisThe National Collegiate Athletic Association’s risible Rich Paul Rule is the clearest indication yet that the governing bod...
2019-08-14, 15:39

2 Clemson players suspended for season; NCAA rejects appeal COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson tight end Braden Galloway and offensive lineman Zach Giella will miss next season after an NCAA panel rejected the school’s appeal of their drug suspension. Clemson athletic spokesman Jeff Kallin said the school learned of the NCAA’s decision on Wednesday. E...
2019-05-24, 17:39

WVU safety Pitts joins Robinson in NCAA transfer portal Safety Derrek Pitts looking to transfer from West Virginia following similar move by All-Big 12 safety Kenny Robinson        ...
2019-06-05, 18:39

NCAA amends 'Rich Paul Rule' amid backlash The NCAA amended its week-old certification process for agents representing pro-bound basketball players amid backlash over its bachelor's degree requirement....
2019-08-13, 10:52

NCAA Re-Rank: Florida tumbles after sloppy win against Miami (Fla.) in Week 0 Florida fell out of the Top 25 in the latest USA TODAY Sports college football NCAA Re-Rank. Hawaii was the big riser after beating Arizona.       ...
2019-08-26, 19:39

UCLA earns No. 1 national seed for NCAA baseball tournament OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Pac-12 champion UCLA is the No. 1 national seed for the NCAA baseball tournament. The Bruins (47-8) won every series for the first time in program history and carry a 10-game winning streak into the tournament, which opens with regional play Friday. The NCAA selection committee an...
2019-05-27, 19:39

Moore, Virginia dethrone Yale to win NCAA lacrosse title PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Matt Moore scored four goals and Virginia won its sixth NCAA lacrosse championship, beating defending champion Yale 13-9 in the national title game Monday. Michael Kraus added three goals and Alex Rode made 13 saves for the Cavaliers (17-3), who stifled Yale’s high-powered ...
2019-05-27, 23:26

NCAA sets baseball tournament super regional sites INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA announced the schedule for the eight super regionals in the baseball tournament Tuesday, with overall No. 1 seed UCLA set to open at home against Michigan on Friday night. The best-of-three super regionals begin either Friday or Saturday. The winners advance to the Colle...
2019-06-04, 22:26

NCAA Division III school being booted from conference over athletic dominance An NCAA Division III powerhouse is set to be booted from the conference they helped found with six other schools in 1920 for being too successful in athletics....
2019-05-23, 21:52

Mets’ bullpen did everything it could to blow it again The closest thing the Mets have had to a reliable bullpen option these last few weeks nearly became their downfall. And, for the second game in three, so did Edwin Diaz. But somehow, some way, Seth Lugo escaped a bases-loaded eighth inning without giving up a run. Somehow, some way, Diaz escaped a n...
2019-06-16, 11:39

How to Teach Your Kid to Blow Their Nose There are so many little life skills that we, as adults, have managed to master over the years. How to put on a jacket. How to tie our shoes. How to blow a bubble with our gum and snap our fingers. (Okay, those last two might not really be “life skills,” but they’re important, nonetheless.) And yet,...
2019-09-11, 22:13

While NCAA stalls, game publisher forms college esports body NEW YORK (AP) — A month after the NCAA voted to table a discussion regarding esports, “League of Legends” publisher Riot Games has launched a governing body for its college and high school competitive video game activities. The Riot Scholastic Association of America (RSAA) will feature a...
2019-05-23, 02:52

Maryland routs Northwestern, returns to NCAA women’s lacrosse final Terps close game on 9-0 run, holding Wildcats scoreless for final 19 minutes to avenge their only defeat. A rematch with Boston College, who beat North Carolina in the semis and ended Maryland's season in 2018, awaits....
2019-05-25, 06:26

Penn State enters NCAA lacrosse Final Four as unlikely overwhelming favorite Penn State had never won an NCAA tournament game, but the Nittany Lions are now the overwhelming favorite to win the lacrosse title.        ...
2019-05-24, 16:13

England's Jubb: NCAA title for South Carolina to Wimbledon 19-year-old Englishman Paul Jubb goes from winning NCAA title for South Carolina to competing at Wimbledon        ...
2019-07-01, 17:39

Top college basketball prospect RJ Hampton chooses New Zealand pro team over NCAA "I enjoy watching it and stuff like that, but ... college basketball is not my main goal," said Hampton, a highly ranked pro prospect for the 2020 class. "My main goal is the NBA.”...
2019-05-29, 15:00

NCAA amends agent rules to no longer require college degree The NCAA has backtracked on new certification standards and will no longer require a bachelor's degree for a sports agent to represent Division I men's basketball players who declare for the NBA draft while maintaining college eligibility....
2019-08-13, 17:39

UConn slapped with two-year probation for NCAA violations under Kevin Ollie HARTFORD, Conn. — UConn’s men’s basketball program has been placed on probation for two years and former coach Kevin Ollie has been sanctioned individually for violations of NCAA rules during his tenure. The NCAA Committee on Infractions on Tuesday outlined numerous violations, most occu...
2019-07-02, 22:52

NCAA's Power 5 schools see steep raise in pay for non-revenue coaches Amid controversy over athlete compensation, the rate of increase for head coaches' pay in non-revenue sports is close to the rise in football.       ...
2019-08-12, 22:26

Presidential candidate Andrew Yang blasts NCAA for its new rule on agents Presidential candidate Andrew Yang criticized the NCAA's new requirements for agents overseeing players who test the NBA draft waters.       ...
2019-08-09, 04:13

NCAA Suspends BYU Forward Nine Games Next Season For Not Filing Proper Paperwork BYU star forward Yoeli Childs has been suspended nine games for this upcoming season because the NCAA determined that the player had hired an agent before filing the proper paperwork with the association. The announcement came on Friday and Childs addressed a group of local media members in Provo, U...
2019-08-11, 02:39

NC State receives Notice of Allegations from NCAA regarding recruitment of Dennis Smith Jr. North Carolina State receives Notice of Allegations from NCAA regarding alleged rules violations, primarily regarding recruitment of Dennis Smith Jr.       ...
2019-07-11, 03:13

Ex-USC coach Tony Bland dodges prison for NCAA corruption scandal A former assistant coach for the University of Southern California basketball team who pleaded guilty to taking a bribe for steering players to a sports manager, has avoided prison and was sentenced on Wednesday to just two years of probation. Tony Bland, the first of four NCAA Division I coaches se...
2019-06-05, 21:26

NCAA president Mark Emmert had net pay of $2.9 million in 2017 calendar year The $2.9 million net compensation for NCAA president Mark Emmert was revealed when the college sports governing body revealed its tax return for 2017.        ...
2019-05-24, 12:13

NCAA gives Kevin Ollie three-year show-cause, UConn put on two years of probation The NCAA handed Kevin Ollie a three-year show cause penalty and placed UConn on two years of probation, along with the loss of a scholarship.       ...
2019-07-02, 19:52

Duke wins thriller to reach NCAA final against Wake Forest FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Duke freshman Gina Kim drilled a fairway bunker to 2 feet for birdie on the final hole that secured a 1-up victory and sent her team into the title match against Wake Forest in the NCAA women’s championship. Wake Forest, led by Augusta National Women’s Amateur c...
2019-05-22, 20:13

Did Apple just blow the lid on a new Nikon 8K camera? Is Nikon about to launch an 8K camera? It may well now be more likely following Apple's WWDC 2019 event.Along with many new introductions and changes shown off were some impressive new video-editing capabilities. David Earl, from Apple's Logic Pro X marketing team, took to the stage to dem...
2019-06-04, 22:00

Budweiser’s IPO Failure Would Be a Big Strategic Blow Investors have one big factor in their favor in the tussle over the Asia IPO price: Their need to buy is less than the beer giant’s necessity to sell....
2019-07-12, 18:39

PSG hit by Mbappe and Cavani injury blow "PSG superstars Kylian Mbappe and Edison Cavani have been ruled out for the next four and three weeks respectively after they picked up injuries in Sunday\u0027s win over Toulouse."...
2019-08-27, 02:39

Warriors take crushing blow, vow to regroup After five years of near perfection, the Warriors dynasty had to end one day. But a Game 6 loss and catastrophic injuries to two of their biggest stars have all eyes focused on next season....
2019-06-14, 20:13

Severe thunderstorms blow through southeastern U.S. Severe thunderstorms swept across areas from Tennessee to Alabama, Georgia, the Carolinas and northern Florida on Saturday, causing more than 100,000 customers to lose power across the Southeastern states....
2019-06-23, 19:26

California Today: California Today: The Fight Over a Landmark Digital Privacy Law Wednesday: A conversation with State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson. Also: California sues the Trump administration again; and a Randy’s Donuts expansion....
2019-05-22, 15:39

NCAA Screws Over Football Player Because It Was Skeptical Of The Seriousness Of His Mother's Brain Tumor On Tuesday night, incoming Virginia Tech lineman Brock Hoffman announced that the NCAA had denied his final appeal for immediate eligibility, which meant Hoffman will be forced to sit out the upcoming season. Hoffman has been scuffling with the NCAA over the particulars of his transfer from Coastal ...
2019-08-29, 03:13

Kentucky Softball Season Ends In 2019 NCAA Seattle Super Regional SEATTLE, Wash. (UK Athletics) – The Washington Huskies scored a run in the top of the first and two in the sixth and seventh to win the 2019 Seattle Super Regional on Saturday night in the Pacific Northwest, 5-0. The 2019 season was one for the record books, as was the entire career for the class of...
2019-05-26, 13:26

LeBron James, NBA stars blast NCAA after reported memo on agents leaks Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James on Tuesday slammed the NCAA’s newest rule regarding agents representing college players who test the NBA Draft market....
2019-08-08, 02:39

The NCAA Graciously Allows Kansas' Silvio De Sousa To Return For Another Unpaid Season Of Basketball Kansas forward Silvio De Sousa will not have to sit out for a second consecutive season as the NCAA announced Friday that his appeal against the association was approved. The decision came just hours after the Jayhawks officially appealed the NCAA’s two-season suspension on Friday, almost as if the ...
2019-05-26, 06:26

The Rich Paul Rule is proof the NCAA knows its days are numbered | Etan Thomas The NCAA’s reversal on a rule requiring agents for student-athletes to have college degrees is the clearest indication yet this dressed-up cartel is facing an existential crisisThe National Collegiate Athletic Association’s risible Rich Paul Rule is the clearest indication yet that the governing bod...
2019-08-14, 23:26

NCAA president Mark Emmert had net salary of $2.9 million in 2017 calendar year The $2.9 million net salary for NCAA president Mark Emmert was revealed when the college sports governing body revealed its tax return for 2017.        ...
2019-05-24, 00:01

Mississippi State quarterback Keytaon Thompson enters NCAA transfer portal Keytaon Thompson entered the portal one day after Tommy Stevens was named Mississippi State's starting quarterback.       ...
2019-08-24, 07:39

Adidas fixer Thomas Gassnola avoids prison for role in NCAA scandal A one-time Adidas fixer whose testimony helped convict former footwear execs for their role in the NCAA corruption scandal was sentenced to time served Tuesday — even though he didn’t actually spend any time in jail. Manhattan federal court Judge Lewis Kaplan called Thomas Gassnola’s coo...
2019-09-11, 07:39

Michigan basketball coach Juwan Howard may have committed minor NCAA violation Michigan Wolverines basketball coach Juwan Howard was asked about Franz Wagner on Jim Rome's radio show Tuesday.       ...
2019-07-04, 17:00

Mississippi State hit with NCAA sanctions: Tutor took exams for football, basketball players Mississippi State self-reported that 10 football players and one men's basketball player had a tutor take tests and do assignments for them.       ...
2019-08-24, 07:39

Fassi wins NCAA women's title; Texas grabs top seed Arkansas senior Maria Fassi won the NCAA title on her home course and gave the Razorbacks a shot at the team title as one of eight teams that advanced to match play        ...
2019-05-21, 14:52

Investigation: NCAA schools' spending on college football recruiting is skyrocketing The college football arms race is being reflected in recruiting expenditures, which have climbed dramatically among top NCAA programs in recent years.       ...
2019-08-20, 14:39

Florida man parks Smart car in kitchen so it won’t blow away Patrick Eldridge parked his Smart Car in his Florida home because he was afraid Hurricane Dorian would blow it away. / Courtesy: Jessica Eldridge via NBC News JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — It started as a light-hearted challenge between a Florida couple, can a Smart car fit into their kitchen? The answe...
2019-09-06, 04:13

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2019-09-08, 01:13

Mets say sorry after Vargas, Callaway blow up on reporter The Mets issued an apology to a reporter who became the target of a blowup by manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas in a chaotic clubhouse scene on Sunday. Callaway initially targeted Newsday’s Tim Healey before Vargas threatened to “knock [Healey] the f–k out” aft...
2019-06-24, 06:26

Blow out your knee? Hope your surgeon’s got a VR headset Enlarge (credit: Getty | AFP) With all due respect to games, porn, and lion kings, virtual reality's killer app might just be saving lives. At a Stanford-affiliated children's hospital, pediatric cardiologists use an interactive virtual heart to help young patients and their families better unders...
2019-08-10, 19:39

Only scenario where Yankees would blow by highest luxury tax The looming luxury tax won’t hold the Yankees back. Hal Steinbrenner said Wednesday morning he would be willing to surpass the highest luxury tax threshold ($246 million) if it meant making a move that would put the Yankees “over the top” in pursuit of a championship. “If I really felt we needed tha...
2019-06-19, 18:13

August sales sidestep storm blow The Labor Day weekend rush pushed several manufacturers to monthly and all-time U.S. records in August, setting up the industry to post a strong third quarter....
2019-09-09, 07:39

Devastating Blow To Feminism: This Woman Sucks Although the past few years have been an incredibly powerful time for women’s rights, feminism has just suffered a pretty crushing setback: Tragically, this woman sucks....
2019-06-12, 14:39

Nats blow another lead behind Scherzer, Marlins win 3-2 WASHINGTON (AP) — José Ureña pitched seven solid innings, Washington’s bullpen blew another lead behind ace Max Scherzer and the Miami Marlins beat the Nationals 3-2 Sunday to avoid a four-game sweep. After Scherzer went six innings and left leading 2-1, Tanner Rainey allowed the tying run in ...
2019-05-27, 23:26

Tim Cook says Apple is working on products that ‘will blow you away’ Given how integral a role Jony Ive played in transforming Apple into the most successful company on the planet, most everyone naturally assumed that the famed designer would spend the entirety of his career at Apple. Consequently, the news that Ive would be leaving Apple to start a new design firm c...
2019-07-02, 03:26

A colossal volcano on Jupiter’s Moon Io is about to blow its top Volcanic eruptions happen regularly here on Earth, and for the most part, we’ve learned to deal with them. But volcanism isn’t something that’s unique to Earth, and scientists know that volcanos on other planets in our solar system may be equally active. Now, researchers say that o...
2019-09-18, 22:26

Biden tries to limit the damage from debate blow In an effort to steady his presidential campaign, former Vice President Joe Biden engaged in some furious damage control on Friday, a day after rival candidate Kamala Harris hurt him in the most dramatic clash so far of the 2020 election campaign....
2019-06-29, 00:39

New Research Is Final Blow to an HIV Cure That Wasn't A series of animal and human studies published this week are providing a sad footnote to a controversial 2016 experiment in monkeys that pointed to a possible cure for HIV but was later flagged for a glaring omission in its design. The animal studies failed to replicate the promising results of the ...
2019-09-06, 01:26

| Bok blow as Dyantyi ruled out of Wallabies clash The Springboks' preparations for the Rugby Championship have hit a hurdle with the news that wing Aphiwe Dyantyi has been ruled out of Saturday's opener with Australia....
2019-07-15, 20:01

NCAA suspends Brigham Young University men's basketball player over mishandled NBA Draft paperwork The NCAA on Friday suspended Brigham Young University men’s basketball player Yoeli Childs for nine games for failing to file the correct paperwork before he hired an agent to explore the possibility of entering the NBA Draft....
2019-08-12, 18:52

Virginia earns first NCAA lacrosse title since 2011 with defeat of defending champ Yale Led four goals from Matt Moore, Virginia took an early lead and held off defending champion Yale to win its first NCAA lacrosse title since 2011.        ...
2019-05-28, 00:39

Mississippi State QB Keytaon Thompson enters NCAA transfer portal after starting snub Keytaon Thompson entered the NCAA's transfer portal one day after Tommy Stevens was named Mississippi State's starting quarterback.       ...
2019-08-25, 05:39

Experts explain why Sean Miller and Arizona basketball will survive the recruiting fallout from NCAA "It's pretty simple: No one cares." Recruits and recruiting experts are paying little mind to potential NCAA penalties for Sean Miller and Arizona.       ...
2019-07-23, 17:26

Two Clemson football players will miss season after NCAA denies drug test appeal Clemson players Braden Galloway and Zach Giella will miss the 2019 football season after the NCAA denied appeals of failed drug tests last December.        ...
2019-05-24, 18:26

UA’s Smith Rewrites Record Books & 8 Cats perform at NCAA Track & Field Championships AUSTIN, Texas – The NCAA Championships opened competition on Wednesday, June 5 in Austin, Texas. Highlighting the opening day of the competition was James Smith, who set an Arizona School Record, and Jordan Geist who was tabbed as a First-Team All-American. Here’s more from WednesdayR...
2019-06-06, 08:52

Brewers blow big lead, recover to edge Pirates 7-6 in 10 Lorenzo Cain delivered a go-ahead RBI single off Pittsburgh closer Felipe Vázquez in the top of the 10th inning and the Milwaukee Brewers recovered after blowing a five-run lead in the ninth to edge the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-6       ...
2019-07-06, 06:00

The credits scenes after ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ will blow your mind Spider-Man: Far From Home is just a few weeks away, which means a lucky few have already seen the final chapter in Phase 3 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Unsurprisingly, the first wave of reactions is very positive, suggesting that Marvel and Sony have a new hit on their hands. It’s because...
2019-06-21, 18:13

Sri Lanka and Malinga blow away England in World Cup shock • Sri Lanka 232-9; England 212. Sri Lanka win by 20 runs• Veteran paceman Malinga takes four for 43 to stun hostsAgainst all the odds Sri Lanka produced the result of the tournament with a stunning 20-run victory over England. Dimuth Karunaratne’s side, pursued by the rain for most of their stay her...
2019-06-21, 23:39

Alli blow for Tottenham as he misses Inter defeat "Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli looks certain to miss the start of the Premier League season after a hamstring injury ruled him out of his side\u0027s penalty shootout defeat by Inter Milan in their final pre-season friendly on Sunday."...
2019-08-04, 22:26

Basketball: Simmons opts out of World Cup in blow for Australia Australia's hopes of claiming a maiden basketball World Cup have been dealt a blow, with Ben Simmons opting out of the tournament to focus on his NBA preparations....
2019-07-17, 15:26

Christian Yelich out for season in Brewers crushing blow MIAMI — Christian Yelich and the Brewers didn’t need this kind of break. Trying to catch up in the wild-card race, the Brewers instead saw the reigning NL MVP foul a ball off himself and go down with a broken right kneecap Tuesday night. “We don’t have a definitive time frame other than we know......
2019-09-11, 07:39

Microsoft's 'blow out' quarter beats projections by $1 billion Microsoft beat analysts' revenue projections by nearly $1 billion when it announced earnings for the fourth quarter of its 2019 fiscal year, as its cloud division Azure continues its path of strong expansion....
2019-07-19, 09:26

Magnussen hoped engine of his Haas would blow up in Monaco GP Kevin Magnussen was so frustrated with his disappointing Monaco GP that he was hoped the "engine would blow up", but does not blame his Haas Formula 1 team...
2019-05-27, 17:26

'Jihadi Jack': I'd love to come home, I won't blow up Brits A suspected Islamic State militant from the UK, dubbed "Jihadi Jack", has told Sky News he regrets what he did and feels guilty for what he put his parents through....
2019-06-23, 17:13

Turkey's opposition headed for big Istanbul win, in blow to Erdogan Turkey's main opposition headed for a decisive victory on Sunday in Istanbul's re-run election, dealing one of the biggest blows to President Tayyip Erdogan during his 16 years in power and promising a "new beginning" in the country's largest city....
2019-06-23, 21:26

Cubs blow 2 leads, rally for 'season-defining win' Kris Bryant hit a go-ahead, two-run home run in the eighth inning, and the Cubs rallied to beat the Giants 12-11 on Wednesday in a wild affair at Wrigley Field....
2019-08-22, 12:26

Astros get Zack Greinke in another Yankees deadline blow The Yankees’ pitching pain only gets worse. While general manager Brian Cashman stood idle at the MLB trade deadline sans a minor league trade, the Astros acquired ace Zack Greinke from the Diamondbacks on Wednesday, The Post’s Joel Sherman confirms. The former Cy Young winner is 10-4 with a 2.87 ER...
2019-08-01, 00:39

DeVos deals final blow to ‘gainful’ rule Treasury unveils rules for university endowment tax — School choice advocates praise SCOTUS for taking case on public funding for private religious schools...
2019-07-01, 16:39

Anarchy, ingenuity and a lot to gain: How one team could blow up MLB draft We lay out a big-dollar, high-reward plan to exploit the process, score the most talented class in history and change the sport forever. One question remains: Would it actually work?...
2019-06-02, 01:13

An Early Blow Motivates Me To Not Allow It Again: Kohli Tells Richards Virat Kohli said he doesn't mind getting hit and that too hard immediately after he takes guard as he feels it fires him up to have a go at the bowler....
2019-08-22, 08:52

Keita on treatment table again in Africa Cup of Nations blow "Naby Keita\u0027s return from injury looks to have been short-lived with Guinea announcing on Friday he is unsure of competing in their must-win last group game at the Africa Cup of Nations against Burundi."...
2019-06-28, 17:39

Konta misses absolute sitter to blow set point "Johanna Konta’s remarkable and unexpected run at the French Open came to a sudden end in the semi-finals on Friday - but it could have been so different."...
2019-06-07, 15:39

'I'll take the blow for them': the volunteers protecting Hong Kong protesters Informal group including social workers, pastors, lawyers and medics have banded together to support demonstratorsLast Saturday, as Hong Kong braced for another weekend of youth-led mass pro-democracy protests, a group of middle-aged and elderly volunteers prepared for their own rebellion. Gathered ...
2019-09-13, 13:39

Trossard grabs point for Brighton against West Ham after VAR blow "Leandro Trossard had a goal disallowed by VAR in the first half, but later equalised for Brighton against West Ham to maintain his side\u0027s unbeaten start to the season."...
2019-08-17, 18:39

Boris Johnson faces blow in Brexit battle British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered another defeat in the UK Parliament, when lawmakers approved a rebel bill to block a no-deal Brexit next month. CNN's Bianca Nobilo reports....
2019-09-05, 03:13

These Star Wars Bugs Will Blow Your Mind and Maybe Gross You Out “Star Wars” and “bugs” are generally not two things you’d see in the same sentence unless that sentence is “Those Star Wars fans are really bugging me.” That’s about to change, though, with a seemingly random but equally wonderful art exhibit coming to Los Angeles this week.Read more......
2019-09-05, 06:52

UK's pro-EU Liberal Democrats win parliamentary seat in blow to PM Johnson Britain's pro-European Union Liberal Democrats have won a parliamentary seat from the governing Conservatives, a blow to Prime Minister Boris Johnson in his first electoral test since taking office....
2019-08-02, 08:39

Huawei's Booming Smartphone Business Dealt Blow by U.S. Ban The recent U.S. move to blacklist Huawei threatens to cut off its access to crucial phone components and software for devices used by millions of people world-wide....
2019-06-13, 20:39

Blow to Turkey's Erdogan as opposition wins big in Istanbul Turkey's main opposition claimed a decisive victory on Sunday in Istanbul's re-run election, dealing one of the biggest blows to President Tayyip Erdogan during his 16 years in power and promising a new beginning in the country's largest city....
2019-06-23, 23:26

Istanbul election rerun set to be won by opposition, in blow to Erdogan Istanbul election set to be won by Turkish opposition party, according to unofficial results that would deal a blow to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan....
2019-06-23, 22:26

WRC title blow for Toyota and Tanak as he retires in Turkey Toyota Gazoo Racing team principal Tommi Makinen says an ECU or fuel-related failure are the most likely reasons for Ott Tanak's retirement from day two of Rally Turkey on Saturday...
2019-09-14, 13:39

Monsanto ordered to pay US$2 billion in latest Roundup blow Jury in California orders Bayer-owned Monsanto to pay more than US$2 billion in damages to a couple that sued on grounds the product caused their cancer....
2019-05-21, 15:26

Nationals dealt Max Scherzer blow for Mets series As the Mets, suddenly contenders for an NL wild card, prepare to play host to the Nationals this weekend in a key test, they won’t have to face Washington’s best pitcher, Max Scherzer. There was hope that the three-time Cy Young winner, who spent most of last month on the injured list with a back......
2019-08-08, 08:13

James Metcalf hammer blow sees of Welborn James Metcalf lands tremendous body blow to defeat Jason Welborn. Andy Whittle reports from ringside The post James Metcalf hammer blow sees of Welborn appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-06-17, 19:39

U.A.E. Pulls Most Forces From Yemen in Blow to Saudi War Effort The major reduction in troops by the Emiratis, the military linchpin of the Saudi-led war in Yemen, is a belated recognition that the war is no longer winnable....
2019-07-12, 03:26

Blow for Wales as Gareth Anscombe is ruled out of World Cup • Fly-half sustains knee injury in defeat against England• Taulupe Faletau already ruled out because of injuryWales have been dealt a second World Cup injury blow with the fly-half Gareth Anscombe being ruled out of the tournament.The Ospreys No 10, an integral part of Wales’s Six Nations grand slam...
2019-08-13, 02:52

DeMarcus Cousins Tears A.C.L. in a Blow to the Lakers, and His Career The third major injury for Cousins in the last two years calls into question his future in the N.B.A. and the lofty aspirations of the Los Angeles Lakers....
2019-08-16, 20:26

Austria deals first blow to EU-Mercosur trade pact Austrian lawmakers have rejected an EU-Mercosur trade deal, putting the fate of project in question. Several European states have raised concerns about the South American trade agreement and the environment....
2019-09-19, 06:39

| Root wants to stay on as England captain after Ashes blow Joe Root is in no doubt he should remain as England's Test captain despite presiding over their first failure to win a home Ashes series in 18 years....
2019-09-09, 12:00

| Juve blow as captain Chiellini set for knee surgery Veteran Juventus captain Giorgio Chiellini will undergo surgery after tore a ligament in his right knee in training, the Serie A champions announced....
2019-08-30, 23:13

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

UK hopes trade deal with US could soften Brexit blow While in the UK for a three-day state visit, US President Trump is dangling the possibility of a "big" post-Brexit trade deal. But can freeing up bilateral trade really alleviate the fallout of the UK's exit from the EU?...
2019-06-04, 16:26

| Late Bafana COSAFA Cup blow as Dolly ruled out Bafana Bafana have suffered an 11th-hour injury setback with confirmation that star midfielder Keagan Dolly has been forced to withdraw from the COSAFA Cup....
2019-06-01, 01:13

Virginia rallies, upends Duke in double overtime; Yale returns to NCAA championship game Virginia rallied late and scored in double overtime to upend Duke and advance to the NCAA title game, where it will face defending champion Yale.        ...
2019-05-26, 01:39

NCAA women's soccer: From backyard to Bruins, the Rodriguez sisters share strong bond at UCLA Anika and Karina Rodriguez had a sibling rivalry as kids. Together at UCLA, they're each other's biggest supporters as the Bruins contend for an NCAA women's soccer title....
2019-09-13, 18:00

Everton set to land £22m Gomes but Burnley hit by Heaton contract blow • Barcelona midfielder André Gomes close to Everton transfer• Goalkeeper Tom Heaton rejects new contract at Turf MoorEverton are close to the permanent signing of André Gomes after agreeing a fee of £22m plus add-ons for the Barcelona midfielder.Gomes enjoyed a successful loan last season at Goodiso...
2019-06-19, 20:13

Supreme Court Deals Blow to Apple in Antitrust Case In Apple v. Pepper, the Supreme Court ruled in a 5–4 decision that Apple's App Store customers have standing to sue the company for antitrust violations....
2019-05-21, 16:39

Turkey's opposition strikes blow to Erdogan with Istanbul mayoral win Turkey's opposition has dealt President Tayyip Erdogan a stinging blow by winning control of Istanbul in a re-run mayoral election, breaking his aura of invincibility and delivering a message from voters unhappy over his policies....
2019-06-24, 04:39

METALS-Copper drops to 3-week low on Trump tariff blow London copper tumbled to its lowest in over three weeks after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would slap a 10% tariff on the remaining $300 billion of Chinese imports from next month....
2019-08-02, 09:52

This video of ‘Stranger Things 3’ Easter eggs will blow your mind Stranger Things is one of those rare shows that emerged out of nowhere, with little to no hype, and quickly became a mainstream sensation. Since the series debuted a little more than three years ago, the engaging sci-fi show has long been one of Netflix’s most-viewed programs. The first season...
2019-08-21, 04:00

American Airlines Orders 50 Airbus Jets, in Blow to Boeing American Airlines agreed to buy 50 long-range, single-aisle jets from Airbus—a big order for a new plane that leaves rival Boeing behind in a new race to dominate a potentially promising market for midsize aircraft....
2019-06-19, 20:26

Tires Blow on United Jet During Newark Airport Landing, No Injuries Tires on a United Airlines jet blew out as it landed at New Jersey's Newark airport on Saturday, causing flight delays but injuring none of the 166 passengers on board, officials said....
2019-06-16, 02:39

Eddie Stobart crisis deals fresh blow to Woodford Eddie Stobart, the logistics group known for its distinctively coloured lorries‎, will deliver a fresh blow to the embattled fund manager Neil Woodford on Friday when its chief executive quits in the wake of a multimillion pound accounting error....
2019-08-22, 22:26

Ex-NBA player Terrence Jones clotheslined after low blow during game overseas Terrence Jones, who played for three NBA teams over six seasons, was involved in one of the most bizarre on-court altercations you'll see.        ...
2019-06-05, 15:52

Champions League predictions: 'No third final for Klopp, Man City to blow it again' "The Champions League is back and how we\u0027ve missed it. The only fear is that it might let us down. James Gray on the four Premier League teams and how they might fare in 2019-20…"...
2019-09-17, 12:13

Trump cancelling Poland trip is a blow for ruling populists President Donald Trump’s decision to cancel a planned trip to Poland to deal with a hurricane comes as a sharp blow to Poland’s populist government, which had been counting on the visit for a boost ahead of October elections...
2019-08-30, 12:00

Wiggins podcast: Shock at Rowe being expelled, blow for Thomas "Geraint Thomas is a rider down after Luke Rowe was expelled from the Tour de France, and it could be very significant, according to Bradley Wiggins. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast for all the latest drama and reaction from the Tour de France!"...
2019-07-24, 23:01

In Blow to Taiwan, Solomon Islands Is Said to Switch Relations to China The move, which Taiwan denounced as bribery by Beijing, is a setback to both Taipei’s global standing and Washington’s regional diplomacy in the Pacific....
2019-09-16, 21:13

US ban on Huawei a ‘cynically timed’ blow in escalating trade war, says firm Top executive says dispute is about trade, not security, as US temporarily eases some restrictions to avoid hurting US companies The US ban on sharing technology with Huawei is a “cynically timed” blow in the escalating trade war between the US and China, the Chinese firm’s top executive in the UK h...
2019-05-21, 21:26

Bok blow as wing Dyantyi ruled out of Rugby Championship opener South Africa have been dealt an injury blow ahead of their Rugby Championship opener against Australia at Ellis Park on Saturday after wing Aphiwe Dyantyi picked up a hamstring injury in training....
2019-07-15, 21:39

All Blacks suffer blow on eve of World Cup with Luke Jacobson out with concussion Loose forward has developed delayed symptoms Versatile Shannon Frizell brought into squadAll Blacks loose forward Luke Jacobson has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup due to a delayed onset of concussion and will be replaced by Shannon Frizell. The 22-year-old Jacobson had played just 20 minutes ...
2019-09-13, 06:52

How Moussa Sissoko went from crushing blow to the brink of becoming a Tottenham legend When Heung-min Son won a clean sweep of Tottenham's player-of-the-season awards, topping three separate supporter polls, many at the club were surprised, believing midfielder Moussa Sissoko had clearly been the outstanding performer....
2019-05-30, 14:26

Decline in Share Buybacks Deals Blow to Stock Market Share repurchases by companies contracted for the first time in seven quarters for the three months ended in March, and some say the trend may continue....
2019-07-02, 12:39

Britain's Boris Johnson Suffers First Leadership Blow In By-Election Britain's Boris Johnson lost his first test as prime minister on Friday after his candidate was edged out by a pro-EU rival in a by-election that slims his parliamentary majority to one....
2019-08-02, 06:39

Guatemala’s Presidential Election May Be a Blow to Anti-Corruption Effort The race will head to a runoff in August as a former first lady and a former prisons director vie for the presidency. Neither candidate has made fighting corruption a priority....
2019-06-18, 00:13

Chelsea blow Arsenal away to claim Europa League glory Three goals in 15 blistering second-half minutes obliterated Arsenal as Chelsea were crowned Europa League champions in Baku. The 4-1 victory is coach Maurizio Sarri’s first trophy with the London club....
2019-05-30, 00:26

This iPhone 11 Night mode photo sample is going to blow your mind Well, the early reviews are in and it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that bloggers and tech journalists love Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max. Early reviewers rarely say otherwise, of course, but this time around they also have a fairly major upgrade to work ...
2019-09-18, 17:13

McDonald's Deal With DoorDash Delivers Blow to Uber Eats DoorDash Inc. will start making deliveries from McDonald’s Corp. restaurants in Houston later this month, a blow to Uber Technologies Inc.’s deal to ferry the burger giant’s food to customers in the U.S....
2019-07-16, 21:39

WeWork's IPO delay a blow to Japanese investment giant Softbank Failure of WeWork comes soon after Uber, another loss-making SoftBank investment, went publicWeWork’s decision to delay its public share offering after a lacklustre response from investors comes as a blow to Softbank, the Japanese investment giant that has thrown serious sums at several successful t...
2019-09-18, 02:39

Ursula von der Leyen: hard Brexit would be massive blow for both sides Exclusive: newly elected EU chief suggests there could be emergency help for IrelandThe European commission’s new president has said a hard Brexit would have “massively negative consequences” for both Britain and the EU, and said Brussels could provide emergency help for nations such as Ireland that...
2019-07-18, 20:52

Trade Tension Deals Tractor Makers a Fresh Blow U.S. farm-equipment makers already contending with a five-year downturn in the agricultural economy face new threats from the U.S. trade spat with China and higher costs for steel and components used to build their machines because of tariffs....
2019-05-27, 16:52

Matthijs de Ligt agrees personal terms with Juventus in blow to Man Utd Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt has agreed personal terms with Juventus as the clubs continue to haggle over a fee, according to his agent Mino Raiola....
2019-07-08, 14:52

| In blow to big pharma, Canada enacts drug-price crackdown The Canadian government announced final regulations that should cut billions of dollars from patented drug prices that are among the highest in the world....
2019-08-10, 17:52

New blow for investors as Gavin Woodhouse hotel deal collapses High court judge says financier’s business model seemed ‘thoroughly dishonest’Private investors who handed their savings to the embattled financier Gavin Woodhouse have been dealt a fresh blow after forfeiting “a substantial amount of money” following the “disastrous” collapse of a plan to buy a Dev...
2019-07-08, 18:26

German SPD leader quits in blow to Merkel's loveless coalition Andrea Nahles said on Sunday she would resign as the leader of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD), raising new doubts about the durability of Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling coalition with the center-left party....
2019-06-02, 16:13

In a Blow to Maduro, Russia Withdraws Key Defense Support to Venezuela Russia has withdrawn key defense advisers from Venezuela, an embarrassment for President Nicolás Maduro as Moscow weighs the leader’s political and economic resilience against growing U.S. pressure....
2019-06-02, 20:13

German mom, daughter facing eviction blow up house: police German authorities on Wednesday said a mother and daughter are under investigation for allegedly setting off an explosion at their home in western Germany when police and a court officer showed up to evict them....
2019-09-18, 22:26

China Deals 'Body Blow' to Struggling U.S. Farm Belt The U.S. Farm Belt braced for deeper pain from the escalating trade battle between the world’s two biggest economies after China said it would suspend all imports of U.S. agricultural goods....
2019-08-06, 22:13

McDonald's DoorDash Deal Delivers Blow to Uber Eats DoorDash will start making deliveries from McDonald’s restaurants in Houston later this month, a blow to Uber Technologies’ deal to ferry the burger giant’s food to customers in the U.S....
2019-07-17, 10:52

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

Italian parties strike deal for new government in blow to Salvini Italy's anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S) and the center-left opposition Democratic Party (PD) agreed on Wednesday to form a new coalition government and avoid snap elections which could favor Matteo Salvini's far-right League Party....
2019-08-29, 06:52

Bitter blow for Vettel in turbulent season for Ferrari driver Ferrari lost its bid on Friday to overturn Sebastian Vettel's time penalty which cost the German driver his first victory of the season at the Canadian Grand Prix earlier this month....
2019-06-21, 18:52

In latest blow to Britain's May, Leadsom resigns over new Brexit approach Prominent Brexit supporter Andrea Leadsom resigned from British Prime Minister Theresa May's cabinet on Wednesday, saying she could no longer support the government's approach after May's latest gambit to pass her Brexit deal backfired....
2019-05-22, 21:52

Stanford's Daulet Tuleubayev wins semifinal match at NCAA golf championships with a broken driver Stanford freshman Daulet Tuleubayev was the hero for the Cardinal at the 2019 NCAA golf national championships. And he did it with a broken driver.        ...
2019-05-29, 18:13

Notre Dame coach Mike Brey calls on schools to fire coaches who break NCAA rules Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey called on schools to fire coaches that have been connected to NCAA rules violations in effort to clean up sport.        ...
2019-05-22, 22:26

Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt commits NCAA violation congratulating alma mater on hoops title Football coach Jeremy Pruitt's tweet congratulating his high school on winning a basketball title was one of the NCAA violations Tennessee reported.       ...
2019-07-11, 10:52

Dems, Republicans slam ‘unregulated’ facial recognition technology: ‘Time for a time out’ In a rare show of Capitol Hill bipartisanship, Democrats and Republicans on the House Oversight Committee voiced concern over the increasing use of unregulated facial recognition technology in law enforcement....
2019-06-05, 04:39

'Time AI' Crypto Company Sues Black Hat After People Laughed at Its 'Time AI' Tech The creator of a curious encryption technology was heckled on stage during a bizarre presentation at the recent Black Hat security conference in Las Vegas, and now the company has filed suit against the conference organizers for allowing them to be roasted.Read more......
2019-08-27, 01:52

For Kids, Free Time Equals Screen Time---So Parents Fight Back To get kids off screens, experts are advising parents to structure their kids’ time, marking a retreat from past advice that children be given unfettered downtime....
2019-07-23, 13:39

Garbage time, all the time: MLB sees historic spike in position players pitching While home runs fly at a record rate and pitchers aren't going deep into games, MLB has seen a record number of position players taking the mound.       ...
2019-08-21, 14:39

It's Rumor Time: Tarantino might be planning a Netflix extended cut for Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood Quentin Tarantino has been refreshingly candid about all the material he was forced to cut from his recent Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood, going so far as to include a credit for his old pal Tim Roth (cut) in the film’s closing crawl. That acknowledgment of edited scenes, actors, and more from the di...
2019-08-03, 03:00

Back in time: See You Yesterday brings time travel to the streets of Flatbush Claudette "C.J." Walker (Eden Duncan-Smith), Sebastian (Dante Crichlow), and their lab mate, Eduardo (Johnathan Nieves), carefree and excited about science. [credit: YouTube/Netflix ] Direct...
2019-05-24, 20:39

Saudi Arabia Extends New Rights to Women in Blow to Oppressive System Saudi women will be able to travel without a man’s permission and receive equal treatment in the workplace, eroding the a system that made women second-class citizens....
2019-08-04, 01:26

FCA-Renault merger collapse a blow for Goldman and its alumni network: sources The collapse of merger talks between Fiat Chrysler Automobiles(FCA) and Renault marks a setback for a tight network of current and former Goldman Sachs' bankers who tried to convince the French political establishment to back the deal....
2019-06-06, 20:52

Blow Struck: Federal Judge Blocks Mississippi’s ‘Hearbeat’ Abortion Law Down goes Frazier — at least for now when it comes to Mississippi’s new so-called heartbeat law, which bans abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected....
2019-05-25, 08:39

Premier League: Arsenal Blow Two-Goal Lead At Lowly Watford A point sees Arsenal only move level with Manchester United, Tottenham, Chelsea and Leicester behind Liverpool and Manchester City in the early season battle for a top-four finish....
2019-09-15, 20:52

Powerful Humberto, a Category 3 hurricane, delivers glancing blow to Bermuda Hurricane Humberto buffeted Bermuda with strong winds Wednesday, knocking out power for thousands as the storm's center moved away from the island.        ...
2019-09-19, 11:00

New Boeing jet blow at Paris as Airbus long-range A321 takes off Boeing suffered a fresh setback at the opening of the Paris Airshow on Monday as the U.S. planemaker's engine supplier revealed a delay affecting its all-new 777X jet, while Airbus targeted the middle of the market with a rival plane....
2019-06-17, 19:39

Trump's new sanctions could deal blow ‘right to the heart’ of Iranian economy, Rep. Turner says President Trump has promised new sanctions against Iran on Monday on top of what has already been a crippling "maximum pressure campaign," and Rep. Mike Turner discussed just how bad it could get for the Islamic nation's economy....
2019-06-23, 21:52

FCA-Renault merger collapse a blow for Goldman and its alumni network - sources The collapse of merger talks between Fiat Chrysler Automobiles(FCA) and Renault marks a setback for a tight network of current and former Goldman Sachs' bankers who tried to convince the French political establishment to back the deal....
2019-06-06, 21:52

UN Security Council condemns Taliban offensive as a blow against ‘sustainable peace’ The United Nations Security Council has condemned the announcement by Taliban militants in Afghanistan of its spring offensive, saying it will result in more “unnecessary suffering and destruction for the Afghan people”....
2019-05-21, 16:00

Matildas delivered blow on eve of Women's World Cup with Laura Alleway ruled out Defender sustains suspected fractured footMatildas left with no back-up centre-backAustralia’s preparation for the Women’s World Cup has suffered an 11th hour setback with the withdrawal through injury of the experienced defender, Laura Alleway.A veteran of two World Cups and a defensive lynchpin du...
2019-06-07, 02:13

Rallying: Sordo wins in Sardinia after late blow to Tanak's hopes Spaniard Dani Sordo won the Rally of Italy in Sardinia for Hyundai on Sunday after Toyota's overnight leader Ott Tanak suffered a steering problem on the final stage and slumped to fifth....
2019-06-16, 14:39

Tires blow out on United Airlines plane during Newark landing, no one injured United flight 627 became disabled on the runway after it "experienced multiple flat tires" upon landing at 1 p.m. from Denver, the airline said in a statement....
2019-06-16, 03:13