REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 13:52

Texas daycare van flips upside down with 9 children inside after driver blows red light: report

A daycare van in Texas that was carrying nine children flipped over and was left upside down on the side of the road Tuesday afternoon after the driver ran a red light, according to a report....

Texas daycare van flips upside down with 9 children inside after driver blows red light: report

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Florida boy, 2, died in sweltering van at daycare center after driver turned off safety alarm, report says The 2-year-old Florida boy who died inside a daycare center's sweltering van last week was reportedly left alone after the driver failed to follow protocol and had switched off a safety alarm....
2019-08-08, 20:39

Driver and matron arrested for leaving sleeping girl on daycare bus A Brooklyn bus driver and a matron have been arrested for forgetting a sleeping 4-year-old girl in the back of the bus, leaving her to wander off alone Monday until she was reunited with her mother. Antoliy Elkin, 76, and Galina Zabarnaya, 63, were charged late Monday with failure to exercise contro...
2019-08-06, 23:52

Fire At Pennsylvania Daycare In US Kills Five Children Authorities on Monday were investigating the cause of a fire that swept through a home daycare in Erie, Pennsylvania, killing five children trapped inside....
2019-08-12, 18:52

Texas daycare allegedly denies same-sex parents A Waco, Texas couple said their daughter was denied admission to a local daycare because they are in a same-sex relationship. Brittney Ready and her wife, Stacey, have been married for two years and have four kids. Their youngest daughter, Callie, was on the waiting list at Parkview Christian Academ...
2019-07-23, 08:39

Pennsylvania fire: five children die in blaze at daycare centre Four of the victims were at the centre overnight because their parents were working, local media reported An early morning fire in Pennsylvania at a residential building housing a daycare centre killed five children and sent the owner to the hospital, authorities said.The fire was reported in Erie, ...
2019-08-12, 11:26

Funerals held for firefighter’s children who died in daycare fire A funeral service was held Saturday in Erie for 8-year-old La'Myhia Jones, 6-year-old Luther Jones Jr., 4-year-old Ava Jones and 9-month-old Jaydan Augustyniak. All are siblings....
2019-08-18, 07:00

Monsoon rains turn millions of children’s lives ‘upside down’ across South Asia Heavy rainfall, severe flooding and landslides across Nepal, India and Bangladesh have killed at least 93 children, and put the lives of millions more at risk, according to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), which is “responding urgently”....
2019-07-18, 18:39

Driver killed when storm blows shop’s roof onto car in Kentucky A Kentucky driver was killed when a pawn shop’s roof crashed on top of his car during a severe thunderstorm, according to new reports. The roof blew off Wednesday afternoon in Prestonburg, trapping four cars — only one occupied, by a man and his fiancée — under the rubble, local s...
2019-05-30, 15:00

Report finds no evidence child bitten at daycare TUCSON – The Arizona Department of Health Services says there isn’t enough evidence to prove a woman’s claim that her child was bit more than 25 times while staying at a daycare facility. “Upon completion of the complaint investigation, it was determined from observation, int...
2019-07-23, 08:39

‘Sky: Children of the Light’ is finally available on iOS Thatgamecompany's Sky: Children of the Light is finally available on iOS. The title, from the creators of Journey, was announced years ago and has lived in beta limbo for a long time. Last month, Thatgamecompany said Sky would arrive on July 11th, an......
2019-07-20, 07:39

Speeding teen driver who ran red light charged in cyclist’s death The teen who allegedly blew through a red light and caused a wreck that killed a 52-year-old cyclist was arrested Wednesday — more than a week after the horrifying incident. Cops collared Mirza Baig, 18, of Queens and threw the book at him — slamming him with manslaughter, criminally negligent homic...
2019-08-21, 20:13

Thatgamecompany’s Sky: Children of the Light launches on iOS Thatgamecompany the award-winning studio behind the memorable PlayStation 3 game Journey, has launched its long-awaited Sky: Children of the Light.Read More...
2019-07-19, 01:52

Prepare to jump to light speed: Inside the mission to go interstellar Proxima Centauri is 4 light years away. Ambitious space mission Breakthrough Starshot is developing a way to push spacecraft there at a fifth of the speed of light...
2019-05-21, 15:01

Spectrum colour yoga and meditation – like being stuck inside a traffic light The effect of being immersed in deep colours is striking, but I am not sure it is the best way to relax, especially when the lights stop working properly‘I am not good at yoga” is the main thought I have in any yoga class. I am definitely thinking it today. My warrior II would have been discharged f...
2019-08-20, 11:00

Texas the latest state to ban ticket-giving red-light cameras More states are deciding to do away with strategically placed cameras designed to catch offending drivers at intersections nationwide over concerns they have the potential to make traffic less safe....
2019-06-20, 14:52

Texas Is Latest State to Pump the Brakes on Red-Light Cameras Gov. Greg Abbott signed a law this month that bans the cameras. It takes effect in September, but police departments have already started dismantling the devices....
2019-06-08, 20:13

5-foot python slithers out of bathroom light fixture while children brushed teeth Two children, who were preparing for bed, have been left horrified after spotting a five foot long python in their bathroom Monday evening in Australia. ...
2019-08-10, 00:52

Driver dead, at least 8 children injured in school bus crash in Mississippi BENTON COUNTY, Miss. (WMC) – A school bus driver is dead and at least eight children were injured in a crash in Benton County, Mississippi Tuesday morning. The crash happened before 8 a.m. near Highway 72 and Whippoorwill Road. According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the driver, Willi...
2019-09-11, 04:00

Outrage Over Crying Children Video As Bus Driver "Beaten" By Army In J&K A video of children crying after the driver of their school bus was allegedly assaulted by army personnel at Zawoora in South Kashmir's Shopian region has sparked outrage on social media, with......
2019-06-18, 16:26

Julian Assange is unwell after spending years inside Ecuadorian embassy with no natural light, friend says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is "unwell" and needs "a great deal of rehabilitation" after spending seven years in the Ecuadorian embassy with no natural light, his friend has said....
2019-05-30, 18:26

Mississippi bus driver suffers heart attack, injuring 8 children in crash A Mississippi school bus driver suffered a heart attack this week behind the wheel, leading to a roll-over crash that injured eight children, according to reports. Benton County Schools driver William “Chester” Cole died Tuesday after he experienced a heart attack on Highway 72 and drove...
2019-09-11, 21:26

Lyft Passenger Caught on Video Assaulting Driver Inside Moving Vehicle Rideshare drivers don’t have it easy, but few have had to put up with the nightmare scenario Eduardo Madiedo experienced recently in Queens, New York. Read more......
2019-05-28, 21:52

Investigators say underage driver struck and killed man walking his dog in Houston, Texas (KPRC)  A 13-year-old driver was behind the wheel when a man and his dog were struck by a vehicle at an apartment complex in west Houston, Texas Thursday according to police. Both the man and dog were killed. “Apparently, she pulled out and made a mistake and hit the gas instead of the brake a...
2019-08-17, 13:13

Driver dead in Mississippi school bus crash, 4 children airlifted from scene: reports A school bus rolled over in Mississippi on Tuesday morning leaving the driver dead and several children seriously injured, according to local reports....
2019-09-11, 13:52

Inside the Hybrid Digital-Analog Lives of Children For our kids, the digital world is as much their native environment as the physical world. It's up to parents to help them thrive in this often mystifying existence....
2019-05-21, 15:13

Rocket Report: Omega rocket blows a nozzle, NASA still wants 2020 SLS launch Enlarge / The mighty Delta IV Heavy rocket takes to the skies. (credit: Aurich Lawson/United Launch Alliance) Welcome to Edition 2.02 of the Rocket Report! We've got lots of heavy-lift news this week, including reports on potential problems with a test of the Omega rocket's large first stage and a...
2019-05-31, 13:26

9 children taken to Texas hospital after school bus crash MULESHOE, Texas (AP) — Authorities say nine children were taken to a West Texas hospital after a semi-trailer carrying cattle collided with a school bus. Texas Department of Public Safety Lt. Bryan Witt said Wednesday that the children aboard the Muleshoe Independent School District bus were taken t...
2019-06-12, 19:13

Exclusive: Aramco Trading sells first U.S. West Texas Light crude to South Korea's Hyundai - sources Aramco Trading Company (ATC) sold its first-ever cargo of U.S. West Texas Light (WTL) crude, with a South Korean refiner the buyer, as the Saudi Aramco unit expands its U.S. oil dealings to boost trade volumes, four people familiar with the matter said....
2019-08-28, 15:13

At least two killed after woman crashes car into Michigan river with her children inside A woman deliberately crashed her vehicle into Michigan's Kalamazoo River with her two children inside, killing at least two people, local police said on Tuesday....
2019-06-18, 16:39

Meth found inside Kentucky camper and children’s playhouse CORBIN, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky police found marijuana, guns and about 3 pounds of methamphetamines hidden inside a children’s playhouse. New outlets report that John Helton, Nursilla Anita Helton-Fox and Patsy Hopkins were arrested on first-degree trafficking of a controlled substance Sunday. Kno...
2019-06-12, 19:13

Two children killed in Michigan after drunk driver hits Amish horse-drawn buggy: police Two children were killed and two others critically injured when an allegedly intoxicated driver crashed into an Amish horse-drawn buggy in southern Michigan, police said....
2019-06-08, 20:52

Chants of ‘free the children now’ at Texas migrant facility CLINT, Texas (AP) — A group of people chanted “free the children now” as they brought water and diapers to the door of a facility in Texas where migrant children are being housed. The group gathered Thursday at the Border Patrol station in Clint, holding American flags and signs that rea...
2019-06-27, 21:13

New Texas detention center for migrant children to close Last teenagers will leave by end of week – just a few weeks after the center opened and the media were taken on toursThe not-for-profit organization that operates a brand new US government detention facility for migrant youths says the last teenagers detained there will leave by the end of the week ...
2019-07-23, 19:26

US opens new mass shelter in Texas for migrant children The federal government is opening a new mass shelter for migrant children near the U.S-Mexico border and is considering housing children on three military bases to add 3,000 more beds to the overtaxed system in the coming weeks. Migrant children will soon be sent from the border to a complex once us...
2019-06-07, 00:13

Government moves more than 300 children out of Texas Border Patrol station Attorneys who visited the station in Clint, Texas last week said older children were trying to take care of infants and toddlers, The Associated Press first reported Thursday....
2019-06-27, 20:26

Video shows Texas officers fatally shooting man inside truck FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Fort Worth police have released body camera footage of officers fatally shooting a man who ignored repeated police orders to drop his handgun. Police Chief Ed Kraus on Thursday showed reporters and community activists the video of the Sunday shooting of JaQuavion (juh-KWAY&#...
2019-06-14, 01:00

Migrant children draw jail-like scenes of Texas detention center The three pictures were made by two 10-year-old children and one 11-year-old at a McAllen, Texas, temporary shelter. Two of the children were from Guatemala and it wasn’t clear where the third was from....
2019-07-06, 04:13

The Government Opened a New Holding Center for Migrant Children in Rural Texas (CARRIZO SPRINGS, Texas) — A former oilfield worker camp off a dirt road in rural Texas has become the U.S. government’s newest holding center for detaining migrant children after they leave Border Patrol stations, where complaints of overcrowding and filthy conditions have sparked a wor...
2019-07-11, 05:39

Migrant children held in Texas facility need access to doctors, says attorney ‘Inhumane’ conditions for detained children amount to ‘emergency public health crisis’, says attorney who visited centerHundreds of children at a migrant detention center in Texas are being held in “inhumane” conditions that amount to an “emergency public health crisis” and should be allowed immedia...
2019-07-08, 09:13

12 children rescued after roller coaster stalls at Texas amusement park A dozen school-aged children were rescued after their train of roller coaster cars stalled at Wonderland Park in Amarillo, Texas.        ...
2019-05-22, 18:01

Measles cases in Texas could skyrocket due to unvaccinated children, study finds Large measles outbreaks could be more commonplace in Texas communities as an increasing number of children in the state show up to school unvaccinated, a new study claims. ...
2019-08-22, 19:13

"Hispanic Invasion Of Texas": Inside Hate-Filled Note Of Walmart Shooter Shortly before a gunman opened fire outside a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, killing 20 people and injured dozens more, a manifesto believed to be linked to him was posted online. It railed against a......
2019-08-05, 05:26

Mother, 3 young children found fatally stabbed inside Georgia apartment, police say A 29-year-old mother and three young children were found fatally stabbed Wednesday night inside an apartment in Columbus, Ga., according to a report....
2019-07-18, 17:13

Hundreds of migrant children held in unsafe conditions at Texas facility, lawyers warn Lawyers warn of ‘inhumanity’ – kids taking care of kids, inadequate food, water and sanitation at Border Patrol stationA two-year-old boy locked in detention wants to be held all the time. A few girls, ages 10 to 15, say they’ve been doing their best to feed and soothe the clingy toddler who was han...
2019-06-21, 23:39

Texas victims include 'truck driver in heaven' Relatives say a 35-year-old trucker who was among the seven people killed by a gunman in West Texas was returning home to his family when he was shot. Another victim, Mark Gonzalez, managed to survive after being shot three times. (Sept. 3)        ...
2019-09-03, 23:52

Driver is Adam-ant about seeking justice in the teaser trailer for The Report Adam Driver enthusiasts are having quite the week. First, Netflix drops companion teasers for Noah Baumbach’s divorce comedy-drama, Marriage Story. Days later, the general public is catching its first glimpse of the film festival darling, The Report. Prior to its release, the movie’s Twitter account...
2019-08-22, 18:00

Adam Driver investigates post-911 CIA tactics in 'The Report' trailer It's been nearly five years since the Senate's report on the CIA's use of enhanced interrogation methods made a permanent mark on America's human rights record. Amazon Studios today released the trailer for The Report, a film that depicts the struggl......
2019-08-22, 21:13

California Lyft driver accused of raping intoxicated passenger: report A Lyft driver in San Mateo, Calif., is accused of raping an intoxicated passenger early Saturday morning after police said he brought the woman from a bar back to his home during a trip, a report said....
2019-08-12, 13:52

Formula 3 driver fractures vertebrae during violent airborne crash: report A Formula 3 driver has fractured his vertebra but miraculously survived after a scary crash sent his car spinning into the air, where it slammed against the safety fence during the Italian Grand Prix at Monza Eni Circuit, Italy....
2019-09-08, 01:39

Truck driver in New Hampshire crash that killed 7 bikers was on drugs, report says A Massachusetts truck driver who has been charged with negligent homicide in a June crash that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire was on drugs and reaching for a beverage just before the tragedy....
2019-08-02, 10:39

Intoxicated Utah woman called police to report drunk driver WOODS CROSS, Utah — A Utah woman has been sentenced to jail time after calling 911 to report a possible drunk driver while she was intoxicated. Court documents show 32-year-old Breanna Dawn Hernandez called police on August 16 to report a possible drunk driver in Woods Cross. When police pressed her...
2019-09-06, 12:39

UK children least happy than they have been in a decade, says report Childhood happiness has fallen to its lowest level in a decade, with nearly a quarter of UK children discontent with their lives, according to a charity's new research....
2019-08-28, 15:39

NTSB cites driver error, Tesla Autopilot design in crash report The safety board, which previously criticized Tesla's driver assistance system Autopilot after a 2016 fatal crash in Florida, said that the system's design "permitted the driver to disengage from the driving task."...
2019-09-04, 21:00

Millions of children in conflicts need psychological help: report More than 420 million children live in conflict zones, according to a new study. Humanitarian groups have called on countries to do more to preserve childhood, including providing assistance and much-needed funds....
2019-09-10, 19:13

State driver’s license databases prove valuable for FBI, ICE for facial-recognition searches: report Federal authorities have had access to millions of Americans’ photos without their consent or approval from Congress by tapping into state driver’s license databases and have turned into an “unprecedented surveillance infrastructure” that some critics see as an "ask-permission-later" system, The Was...
2019-07-08, 06:13

3 members of NJ family headed to Niagara Falls killed by suspected drunk driver, report says Three members of a New Jersey family driving in upstate New York to visit the Niagara Falls for Memorial Day weekend died after their SUV was hit by an alleged drunk driver, reports said....
2019-05-27, 08:13

Truck driver was on drugs, reaching for drink at time of deadly New Hampshire crash, report says Volodymyr Zhukovskyy, a 23-year-old truck driver employed by Westfield Transport Inc., has been charged with seven counts of negligent homicide.        ...
2019-08-02, 02:39

Report: Separated migrant children suffered trauma A study found that migrant children who were separated from their parents last year suffered post-traumatic stress and other mental health problems. Child psychiatrist Dr. Louis Kraus details the trauma the children may have suffered. (Sept. 4)        ...
2019-09-05, 09:13

Children in UK living in shipping containers, report finds Children in England are growing up in shipping containers, office blocks, and bed and breakfasts, a report into youth homelessness has found, as authorities around the country struggle to combat the country's crippling housing crisis....
2019-08-21, 15:52

WHO/UNICEF report: Almost 20M children weren't vaccinated in 2018 Nearly 20 million children worldwide were not properly vaccinated last year, leading to greater concern about potential outbreaks of preventable illnesses, a new U.N. report said....
2019-07-16, 19:52

Driver who killed 5 in crash had 'second largest level' of marijuana seen by medical examiner in living specimen: report The Bloods gang member who had the second highest level of marijuana the medical examiner had ever seen in a living specimen when he slammed into a family’s car on a New York highway last year, causing all passengers to burn alive, was sentenced Tuesday....
2019-08-07, 14:39

Report Finds Tesla's Navigate on Autopilot Function May Pose Serious Safety Risks Without Driver Engagement A newer Tesla feature to allow its cars to switch lanes automatically may present safety risks for drivers who aren’t actively engaged while the setting is enabled, according to findings by Consumer Reports.Read more......
2019-05-23, 07:52

Celebrity judge Greg Mathis accused of spitting on valet driver outside Detroit restaurant: report Celebrity judge Greg Mathis may be in hot water after he allegedly spat on a valet driver outside a Detroit restaurant during a heated exchange over where the driver had gone for so long with his keys....
2019-08-30, 03:00

Florida driver who killed 3 teens was exotic dancer with suspended license, smelled of alcohol: report The driver of a car that struck and killed three Florida teens waiting for a bus to a soccer tournament over the weekend was an exotic dancer with a suspended license who reeked of alcohol, a report on Tuesday revealed....
2019-05-28, 20:26

‘Why don’t you die,’ Texas mother allegedly says while sitting on 4-month-old: report A 20-year-old Houston mother allegedly said, “Why don’t you die? Why are you still alive,” while sitting on her 4-month-old baby covered in blankets and pillows last week, according to court documents.  ...
2019-06-18, 12:13

Amazon Sued Again Over Alexa Recording Children's Voices: Report In yet another lawsuit, Amazon has been sued by a Massachusetts woman, who on behalf of her 10-year-old daughter and children from eight other states, is seeking class-action status to sue the......
2019-06-15, 17:52

YouTube algorithm pushes videos with children to pedophiles, report says YouTube’s content recommendation algorithm has created an “open gate for pedophiles” by pushing videos featuring children, according to a New York Times report....
2019-06-03, 22:39

At least 18 migrant children under age 2 separated from parents, House report finds At least 18 infants and toddlers under two years old were separated from their parents at the border since late 2017 and had not been reunited with family as of June last year, according to a report on the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy released Friday by the House ...
2019-07-13, 04:52

UN Chief's Report On Children Caught In Violence "Selective", Says India India has strongly expressed its disappointment over UN chief Antonio Guterres, in his recent report, including situations in India that are neither armed conflicts nor a threat to international......
2019-08-03, 12:00

Report says accused Nigeria children enduring harsh treatment A new report Tuesday said thousands of Nigerian children are being held in squalor conditions as the terrorist group Boko Haram preys on them to participate in violent activity....
2019-09-10, 18:52

Effort to Stem Deaths Among Children Falls Short, Report Says Nearly two-thirds of children in developing countries live in villages, cities or regions where deaths under 5 years of age aren’t declining rapidly enough to meet United Nations goals, according to a new report....
2019-09-17, 13:52

Newly released audio recordings show a woman called dispatch to report a drunk driver while she, herself, was intoxicated (KSL) Newly released audio recordings show a Utah woman called dispatch to report a drunk driver while she, herself, was intoxicated. The woman was animated and emphatic as she called in to report the suspected drunk driver, but something about her just didn’t sound right to dispatcher Cassidy Mizel...
2019-09-12, 15:52

Bud Light Must Stop Running Ads Saying That Miller Light Contains Corn Syrup, Judge Rules (MILWAUKEE) — A Wisconsin judge has ordered Anheuser-Busch to stop suggesting in advertising that MillerCoors’ light beers contain corn syrup, wading into a fight between two beer giants that are losing market share to small independent brewers. U.S. District Judge William Conley for the...
2019-05-25, 23:26

Day-light vs Low-Light Camera Comparison: OnePlus 7 Pro vs iPhone vs Galaxy vs Pixel vs Huawei With the launch of the OnePlus 7 Pro, we can finally call it the end of the first half of the year for flagship smartphones: all the major new phones have arrived and the next big wave of announcements is only coming in the fall. It's time for those long summer days and for all the memories that com...
2019-05-28, 18:39

Rights of light explained: can we prevent neighbours from blocking the light into our home with their extension? Our neighbours want to build an extension but this would mean blocking off the light into our kitchen and home office. What rights do we have and can we object?...
2019-06-24, 09:13

Bud Light's message about Miller Lite and Coors Light now has limits The company behind Bud Light will not be able to use two TV ads and two billboards regarding its light beer rivals.        ...
2019-05-26, 23:39

Bud Light's Super Bowl message about Miller Lite and Coors Light is now off limits The messaging in a Super Bowl ad that accused the maker of Miller Lite and Coors Light of sweetening those beers with corn syrup is now off limits.        ...
2019-05-26, 21:01

Texas Shooter Bought Gun In Private Sale After Purchase Ban: Report The gunman who killed seven people and wounded 23 others in a rampage across West Texas on Saturday obtained the assault-style rifle used through a private sale after he was banned from having a......
2019-09-04, 07:00

Texas shooter Seth Ator used loophole to get AR-style gun: report Texas mass shooter Seth Ator was barred from owning guns because he was mentally ill — but he was able to use a loophole in the law to get the assault-style rifle used in his massacre, according to reports. Officials previously confirmed that Ator — who killed seven and injured 22 in Sat...
2019-09-04, 23:26

Texas gunman was fired from job hours before shooting rampage: report Texas authorities on Sunday said the gunman who opened fire the day before—killing seven and injuring at least 22—had been fired from his trucking job just hours before the shooting rampage,  a report said....
2019-09-02, 13:52

Children’s Aid Society in Canada turned a blind eye to sexual abuse: report A now-defunct Children’s Aid Society in Canada has been accused of turning a blind eye to sexual abuse for years — with foster parents across Ontario using their homes as teenage sex dens, including one family that was described by victims as a “sex cult.” The alleged neglect...
2019-06-13, 06:52

Homeless Children Are Being Housed in Shipping Containers, English Report Finds A lack of affordable housing and changes to welfare benefits crisis have resulted in tens of thousands of children being forced to live in temporary facilities....
2019-08-21, 23:13

New UN report shows record number of children killed and maimed in conflict A new UN report has found that 2018 was the worst year on record for children caught up in armed conflict; the year saw the highest numbers killed or maimed since the United Nations began monitoring the violation....
2019-07-31, 17:52

Nigeria detained children as young as five over 'Boko Haram links' – report Human Rights Watch says thousands of children were detained in distressing conditions by military over last six yearsThe Nigerian military arrested thousands of children it suspected of involvement with Boko Haram, holding them in squalid conditions for years in some cases, according to a new report...
2019-09-11, 09:26

UN report on Syria conflict highlights inhumane detention of women and children As the people of north-west Syria face intensifying violence, tens of thousands of women and children continue to be kept in “inhumane conditions” in a remote camp on the other side of the country, UN-appointed independent investigators said on Wednesday....
2019-09-11, 20:13

Pennsylvania day care center fire kills 5 children, 4 of them siblings, report says A fire that broke out at a Pennsylvania day care center on Sunday morning has killed five children, four of them siblings, and sent the owner to the hospital, police and the children's grandmother said....
2019-08-12, 01:13

1 dead, 5 infected after mold infestation at Seattle Children's Hospital: report A mold infestation at Seattle Children's Hospital in Washington state has left at least one person dead and five others infected, hospital officials said....
2019-07-03, 16:13

Teacher Made African-American Children Act As Slaves On "Auction": Report A New York teacher singled out African-American students and cast them as slaves in a mock "auction" as part of a social studies lesson in March, a media report said....
2019-06-02, 09:39

Philly girl, 9, critically injured after lighting firework inside home, report says A 9-year-old girl in Philadelphia was critically injured on Sunday after she lit fireworks at her home and one device—a possible M-80—exploded in her hand, a report said....
2019-07-01, 11:26

Texas migrant detention facilities 'dangerously overcrowded' – US government report Report from government’s own auditors includes images of children and adults penned into roomsNew images of children and adults in “dangerously” overcrowded US border patrol facilities in Texas have been released as part of a report from government auditors.The congressional House oversight committe...
2019-07-03, 02:26

'He's not welcome here': Trump faces backlash over Ohio and Texas visits – video report Donald Trump will receive a frosty reception when he arrives in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, on Wednesday afternoon, three days after the cities were struck by mass shootings. A gunman who invoked the language of white supremacy killed 22 people when he attacked an El Paso Walmart. Local politi...
2019-08-09, 00:39

Quebec children at risk of lead exposure from water in schools and daycares: report Children in Quebec are at risk of lead exposure from drinking water in their daycares and elementary schools due to inadequate oversight, says a provincial public health research institute....
2019-07-11, 12:13

Agents armed themselves amid fears of riots at Texas migrant station: report US government inspectors reviewing an El Paso, Texas, migrant station warned as far back as May that conditions were so bad that border agents were arming themselves for possible riots, according to a report. The findings in a report by the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Inspector...
2019-07-01, 20:13

Texas mass shooter threatened neighbor, shot animals from roof: report A neighbor of the Odessa, Texas, mass shooter says she reported him to police last month — after he threatened her with a rifle for leaving trash near his property — but cops couldn’t find his house on account of it having no GPS address or electricity. The woman told CNN that Seth...
2019-09-02, 15:52

Viral video appears to show rat jumping into fryer at Texas Whataburger: report A viral video shared on Facebook Sunday appears to show a rat jumping into a deep fryer at a Central Texas Whataburger restaurant, leaving customers stunned....
2019-09-02, 13:52

250 young migrants living in atrocious conditions at Texas border facility: report About 250 migrant children and teens are being held in inhumane conditions at a Texas Border Patrol station — some walking around without diapers and going weeks without bathing, according to a report Friday. The disturbing details emerged following interviews lawyers conducted Thursday with 60 of t...
2019-06-21, 17:52

Idaho police arrest couple after finding children in cockroach-infested home: report An Idaho couple is facing multiple charges after investigators said they found four children living in a home infested with thousands of cockroaches – both dead and alive – and hundreds of spiders, according to a police report....
2019-08-22, 09:52

Texas gunman had been ruled 'mentally unfit' to buy firearms, used loophole on background check: report The gunman who killed 7 and injured at least 22 others in a West Texas shooting rampage Labor Day weekend before he was shot and killed by police was federally banned from owning or buying firearms after a court previously ruled he was mentally unfit to do so, authorities said....
2019-09-04, 13:26

Texas Speaker apologizes for alleged comments about Republican colleagues in secret recording: report The Texas House Speaker apologized Tuesday for “terrible things” he allegedly said about House colleagues on a secretly recorded conversation with a conservative activist, reports said. ...
2019-08-07, 09:13

Report: Bill allowing Texans to carry guns after natural disasters Texas senate The Texas senate has passed open or concealed carry for seven days after the state declares a natural disaster. The house and governor need to approve.        ...
2019-05-28, 06:13

New England Patriots' Elandon Roberts accuses Texas authorities of harassment after traffic stop: report New England Patriots linebacker Elandon Roberts accused Texas authorities of harassment Thursday over a traffic stop that took place in March in the front of his house....
2019-07-12, 20:39

Former Texas health care worker gets 2 life sentences for raping 74-year-old patient with dementia: report A Fort Worth man will spend the rest of his life behind bars for raping a 74-year-old patient – who could not move or speak – at a nursing home last year....
2019-08-23, 03:13

Texas teacher fired for allegedly tweeting to Trump to ‘remove’ illegal immigrants from her school: report A Texas high school teacher was fired Tuesday for urging President Trump in a series of tweets to help remove illegal immigrants from her school, according to a report....
2019-06-05, 12:26

First peek inside Apple after Steve Jobs: Tim Cook has little interest in product dev, design team left 'rudderless', says WSJ report Apple has been delivering hit product after hit product with a great precision and at a pretty steady cadence: a new product category was unveiled about every 5 years or so: the first iPod was released in late 2001the first iPhone came in 2007the iPad series launched in 2010the Apple Watch arrived i...
2019-07-01, 20:39

A chilling report suggests the pilot on MH370 may have cut off oxygen inside the cabin, 'gently' killing the more than 200 passengers on board before crashing Ng Han Guan/AP Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 vanished on March 8, 2014, eventually crashing and killing all 239 on board. William Langewiesche in The Atlantic's July cover story unearthed new findings that lend credence to the theory that Zaharie Ahmad Shah, the captain on Flight MH370, purposeful...
2019-06-18, 05:26

IndyCar Driver's Withdrawal from Ovals Raises Larger Questions About Driver Safety On the cusp of IndyCar’s second oval race of the season at Texas Motor Speedway, Carlin driver Max Chilton has stepped down. He’s not retiring, not yet—but he’s just not comfortable competing in the last four oval races of the 2019 season....
2019-06-05, 06:00

For Europe, There's an Upside to Germany's Slowdown Germany’s economic slowdown, though no doubt bad for Europe in the short term, could be helpful over a longer period by easing a rift between the region’s stronger north and weaker south over pro-growth policies....
2019-07-07, 15:13

Texas Senate approves bill allowing Texans to carry guns for week after natural disasters: report The Texas Senate on Sunday approved a bill that would allow any Texan who can legally own a firearm to be able to carry it either open or concealed for seven days after the state declares a natural disaster, The Dallas Morning News reported....
2019-05-27, 09:52

Four siblings were among 5 victims in a Pennsylvania daycare fire Greg Wohlford/Erie Times-News via AP An early morning fire killed five children after it consumed a portion of a Pennsylvania building that is reportedly registered as a daycare. Four of the children were siblings who were staying at the daycare as their parents worked overnight, their grandmother ...
2019-08-13, 03:39

Where the Knicks have upside in their free-agent haul Walt Frazier likes bold fashion and flashy suits. But he knows the only way to win in the NBA is with lunch-pail defense. After a Knicks spending spree that netted seven free agents, none of them an All-Star, Frazier says the only way the club will be relevant is if the defense is up to......
2019-09-18, 00:39

You Can Run Right Into The Upside Down With This Nike x Stranger Things Collab As season three of Stranger Things creeps closer, the collaborations are starting to pile up. First, there was the odd choice of a Billy-focused H&M collab. Now, we have a stronger collab in Nike x Stranger Things. Rather than picking a hot guy to focus on, Nike is really packing on the nostalgi...
2019-06-14, 03:13

Is your car loan upside-down? How to steer back to safety Without even knowing it, you may have put yourself in a financially precarious position: being upside-down on your car loan.       ...
2019-09-16, 17:13

Review: Microsoft’s Windows 1.11 is an Upside Down mess Microsoft today announced that it was the year 1985. We checked the Microsoft store to confirm this and, as Windows 1.11 was just made available, the Redmond company’s story checks out. Here’s the message, as we received it: Microsoft and Netflix have partnered up to celebrate the release of Strange...
2019-07-09, 04:52

Government Watchdog Report Says Texas Border Facility Was So Overcrowded That Detainees Stood on Toilets to ‘Gain Breathing Space’ The Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) found an El Paso Border Patrol processing center was so overcrowded that detainees were wearing “soiled clothing for days or weeks” and standing on toilets “to make room and gain breathing space.” W...
2019-06-01, 01:13

Issa Rae flips the script During her Emerging Entrepreneur Award speech at the Women in Film Gala, Issa Rae jokingly says done it all on her own. (June 13)        ...
2019-06-13, 12:26

Passan: How a 19-year-old prospect is turning the MLB draft upside down By agreeing to a deal to play in Japan and shunning the draft, Carter Stewart will make himself millions of dollars and might be changing the way baseball does business....
2019-05-22, 12:52

Daycare owner arrested after 4-month-old left in hot van dies A 4-month-old baby girl died after she was left alone for nearly five hours inside a daycare van in Florida — and the driver has been arrested, authorities said. The infant, along with other children, was picked up at her home Wednesday morning and driven to Ewing’s Love and Hope Daycare Cente...
2019-05-23, 20:39

10-month-old dies at daycare after choking on pine cone A 10-month-old boy choked to death on a pine cone at a North Carolina daycare, according to reports. Areon Ellington was dropped off at the A Hug A Day Daycare, which is run out of a home in Raleigh, on Wednesday morning by his grandmother, WRAL reported. A few hours later, Helena Harris received a....
2019-05-30, 22:39

The upside of the Giants’ revamped, unproven defensive line Leading into the start of training camp (rookies report July 22, veterans July 24) The Post will provide Giants fans with a position-by-position look at the roster. Next up: The defensive line. When the Giants midway through the 2018 season decided to trade away their top interior defensive lineman,...
2019-07-03, 03:52

Pic Of "Upside Down" Peas Leaves The Internet Completely Baffled A picture going viral online shows a plate of food with a pie, some fries and a side of green peas that appear - strangely enough - to be upside down....
2019-07-09, 15:52

We Built the 2,300-Piece Stranger Things Lego Set and Now We're in the Upside Down Lego my Eggo! When we saw that Stranger Things was getting its own 2,300-piece Lego set, Gizmodo video producer Raul Marrero knew he had to journey into the Upside Down and create this monstrosity. Check out our time-lapse video build of the Byers’ home, just in time for season three of Stranger Thi...
2019-07-04, 21:39

‘Stranger Things’ arrives in ‘Fortnite’ with upside down portals Fortnite is no stranger to big-budget entertainment collaborations. It's already welcomed Iron Man, Thor, Captain America and Hawkeye as part of its Endgame mode and let players stealthily assassinate their rivals via its recent John Wick partnership......
2019-07-03, 12:39

Finnish Economist Delivers Economic Outlook Report In The Most Finnish Way Possible: From Inside A Rally Car The Finnish bank S-Bank, like many banks, employs economists to evaluate the current economic situation and try their best to extrapolate what may be coming next. They do this three times a year, when they release their Economic Outlook. Normally, these are pretty dry. But not this time. In order to...
2019-08-20, 07:00

Joe Biden flips on China threat, now says it’s ‘serious’ WASHINGTON — Former Vice President Joe Biden toughened up his language on China Tuesday, saying the Asian nation represented a “serious challenge” and sometimes a “real threat” to the United States — just a month after saying “they’re not competition for us.” “We are in...
2019-06-12, 01:13

Police: Baby dies after being left in van for 5 hours outside of Florida daycare JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (NBC NEWS) – A baby has died after she was left in a van for almost five hours outside of a Florida day care, authorities said. The infant girl was discovered Wednesday inside a van at Ewing’s Love & Hope Preschool and Academy in Jacksonville. Ewing’s Love and Ho...
2019-05-23, 04:13

Mom of 4-year-old found alone in Brooklyn slams negligent daycare workers The mother of the 4-year-old who was found wandering alone in Brooklyn Monday morning slammed her daycare’s bus driver and a matron who allegedly forgot the sleeping tot in their vehicle. “This can’t happen again, because for other families, other moms, this could be worse. They ne...
2019-08-07, 10:26

Baby dies after being left in hot van for hours at Florida daycare: officials The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office posted on Twitter that the 5-month-old girl was discovered Wednesday afternoon outside a Jacksonville daycare facility....
2019-05-23, 04:39

Evercore ISI: Apple is 'well positioned to continue to surprise investors on the upside' After Apple's 30% surge this year so far, the tech giant still has room to run with the upcoming earnings release likely to push the stock higher, Evercore ISI said....
2019-07-24, 18:26

Daycare worker charged with murder for suffocating crying baby A Delaware daycare worker has been charged with murder after surveillance footage showed her covering a baby’s face for more than three minutes because she would not stop crying, according to police. Dejoynay Ferguson, 19, allegedly put the lifeless four-month-old girl back in her crib last Th...
2019-09-08, 19:13

Daycare owner who sexually abused kids gets slap on wrist A female daycare owner convicted of abusing children, some sexually, was given a slap on the wrist Monday by an Ohio judge — who ordered her to spend just 30 days in jail as part of a reported plea deal. Kimberly Hignite, of Grove City, had been accused of abusing at least five children while....
2019-07-16, 14:00

OK, but Who Is Tati Westbrook? Everything You Need to Know About the Influencer Who Turned Beauty YouTube Upside Down A lot can happen in a week. Just ask Tati Westbrook. A little over a week ago, it was very likely that, unless you're a member of Gen Z and spend your free time perusing make-up......
2019-05-21, 20:52

Gold/Silver Options Skews: Upside Risk Ahead? Do out-of-the-money put options in gold and silver offer any investment guidance? We created a model of a fully-funded long futures position to find out....
2019-05-21, 18:52

Sexual abuse of children in care homes, foster care rampant in English county, report says A new report exposed rampant sexual child abuse in care homes in an English county that last for decades, with officials unable to tackle the problem....
2019-07-31, 17:52

We regret to inform you that Stranger Things is bringing New Coke back from the Upside Down Those who lived through New Coke’s short but terrifying reign in 1985 are still traumatized by Coca-Cola’s ill-conceived attempt to reinvigorate the iconic brand with a new formula. We can’t even talk about it. Actually, we don’t talk about it. Honestly, no one even remembered it until just now. Tha...
2019-05-21, 23:26

Florida daycare worker arrested after four toddlers break legs in her care Parents of the four, aged between 13 to 21 months, say they were healthy when they were dropped off in May at the Kids Discovery Learning Center in Valpraiso, according to an arrest report....
2019-08-05, 05:26

10-year anniversary of tragic fire that killed 49 kids in daycare center TUCSON – Ten years ago today, a fire in Hermosillo, Mexico burned down a daycare center killing 49 babies that were trapped inside. It is one of the worst tragedies in the history of this region, with many families from Tucson who have traditional ties in the Sonoran Desert also being affected...
2019-06-05, 10:13

Daycare workers arrested caught on camera dangling 5-year-old by her ankle COLUMBUS, Ohio (NBC NEWS) – Two Ohio daycare workers were arrested Tuesday after they were caught on video doing nothing as older students bullied and assaulted a 5-year-old girl, police said. Authorities also released a photo of one of the workers dangling the girl upside down by her ankle. E...
2019-09-14, 02:52

NIU Quarterback Ross Bowers Front-Flips Into The Endzone, Yet Again Ross Bowers’s mother coached the women’s gymnastics team at the University of Washington for 10 years, so maybe it shouldn’t come as a surprise that when her son, the starting quarterback at Northern Illinois, gets to the endzone, he takes the most acrobatic route possible....
2019-09-08, 00:52

Restaurateur flips Brooklyn townhouse after adding a pool Restaurateur Stratis Morfogen and his wife, Filipa Fino, a former editor at Vogue, have sold their Bed-Stuy home for $2.7 million. The house at 663 Putnam Ave. — which now has a pool in the backyard — first went on the market last December for $3.75 million. The couple bought the home, built in the....
2019-07-04, 05:39

Researchers use Rowhammer bit flips to steal 2048-bit crypto key Enlarge / A DDR3 DIMM with error-correcting code from Samsung. ECC is no longer an absolute defense against Rowhammer attacks. (credit: Samsung) The Rowhammer exploit that lets unprivileged attackers corrupt or change data stored in vulnerable memory chips has evolved over the past four years to t...
2019-06-11, 20:00

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

Man flips out after date asks him to turn on ‘read receipts’ It’s the read dread. Read receipts — little digital notifications that someone’s opened up a message you’ve sent them — are a huge source of stress for young singles. This phenomenon was recently highlighted in a viral Twitter thread by New Yorker Eric Dimitratos. The 33-year-old, ...
2019-08-17, 10:13

PLL: The Perfectionists Season 1 Finale Flips the Show On Its Head Sasha Pieterse told us the season one finale of PLL: The Perfectionists would involve "a lot of experiments," and boy she wasn't kidding. It turns out that almost everything......
2019-05-23, 03:39

Babysitter accused of child sexual abuse at daycare gets 30 days after plea deal The woman faced charges stemming from alleged abused that took place at a daycare she ran from her home in Grove City, Ohio.        ...
2019-07-16, 22:26

IRS hits East Harlem daycare owner with $6M bill for unpaid income taxes City records show the IRS filed the massive bill with the city Department of Finance on July 31 against Mariana Conforme, a 64-year-old Ecuadorian immigrant who lives in the Jefferson Houses....
2019-08-09, 15:39

Woman doesn't realize that she's wearing her bathing suit upside down, accidentally exposes herself There’s nothing more embarrassing than a wardrobe malfunction unless the “malfunction” was actually caused by just wearing the clothes the wrong way....
2019-07-02, 04:13

Pentagon pulls funds for military schools, daycare to pay for Trump's border wall The Pentagon said on Wednesday it would pull funding from 127 Defense Department projects, including schools and daycare centers for military families, as it diverts $3.6 billion to fund President Donald Trump's wall along the U.S. border with Mexico....
2019-09-05, 03:39

Image shows Ohio day care worker dangling 5-year-old girl upside down An Ohio day care worker charged with child endangerment for not stepping in when a 5-year-old girl was assaulted can be seen in a police-released photo holding the little girl upside-down by her ankles. The disturbing image was shared by the Columbus Police Department following the Sept. 10 arrest o...
2019-09-16, 11:26

CORRECTED-PRECIOUS-Gold steady as big rate cut bets fade, analysts eye further upside Gold steadied on Monday, having slid 1% in the previous session on lowered expectations of a big interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve, but the metal's overall momentum remained supported by global geopolitical uncertainties....
2019-07-22, 17:13

Daniil Medvedev flips off umpire and happily becomes US Open villain Step aside, Nick Kyrgios. The U.S. Open has a new villain. Russian Daniil Medvedev became a Flushing enemy Friday night. In the first set, he ripped a towel from a ball person’s hands, drawing a code violation, threw his racket in the direction of the chair umpire and was seen on the big screen flas...
2019-08-31, 11:00

9 injured, including kids, after out-of-control SUV flips onto Bronx curb Nine people were injured — including at least two children — when an out-of-control SUV careened onto a Bronx sidewalk on Friday, authorities said. A Honda CR-V was heading south on Southern Boulevard in West Farms at around 4:30 p.m. when it suddenly barreled onto the curb, flipped and ...
2019-06-22, 02:13

Speedway spectator, 67, killed when race car flips over fence in Pennsylvania A spectator at a Pennsylvania speedway was killed when a race car flipped over a fence and crashed into the man’s pickup truck, authorities said. Richard E.Speck Jr., 67, of Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, was pronounced dead at the scene, state police and the Cumberland County Coroner’s Of...
2019-08-05, 07:00

New roller coaster flips riders a record-breaking nine times You know, because eight loop-de-loops just isn’t enough. Buzz60’s Tony Spitz has the details.       ...
2019-07-18, 00:26

Mama dolphin flips out as fishermen rescue her trapped baby It was a feel-good “Flipper” moment — in real life. A distressed dolphin was seen jumping for joy after a group of fishermen rescued her entangled baby from a net they cast off the island of Procida in Naples, Italy. The clip posted to Facebook by Italian angler Mario Polizzi captures th...
2019-09-06, 20:00

Cambodian leader flips the script on opponents' noodle ploy The bitter decadeslong rivalry between Hun Sen, Cambodia's strongman leader, and Sam Rainsy, his self-exiled chief political rival and critic, has sometimes played out in deadly violence....
2019-06-09, 03:39

Cambodian leader flips the script on opponents’ noodle ploy PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The bitter rivalry between Hun Sen, Cambodia’s strongman leader, and Sam Rainsy, his self-exiled political rival, has sometimes played out in deadly violence. But on Sunday, soup rather than blood is likely to be spilled. The two men made similar calls to their foll...
2019-06-09, 07:01

Trump flips script on Dem outrage over comments on foreign dirt A defiant President Trump pushed back Thursday against the outrage over his comments that he would be open to accepting opposition research from individuals from foreign countries, arguing he should have no obligation to call the FBI in certain cases while trying to turn the tables on Democratic law...
2019-06-13, 20:39

The north pole is moving and if it flips, life on Earth is in trouble The magnetic north pole is racing towards Siberia - but why? It's a mystery with huge implications, and to solve it, we're building an explosive model of the planet's core...
2019-06-29, 06:39

Horse dies in Bronx after trailer crashes, flips over on highway A tractor-trailer carrying two horses crashed and flipped over in the Bronx Thursday morning, killing one of the animals, police said. A man was driving a pickup with the two horses in tow in the southbound lane of the Cross Bronx Expressway near Exit 9 in Throgs Neck shortly after 2 a.m. when he cr...
2019-06-07, 00:26

The Middle East and Africa have 'huge upside' in digital transformation: Abu Dhabi Global Market The Middle East and Africa have seen many changes in terms of digital transformation, but there's still "huge upside," and financial technology firms are looking for opportunities there, according to Abu Dhabi Global Market....
2019-06-28, 06:52

10-year anniversary of tragic fire that killed 49 kids in daycare center in Sonoran Desert TUCSON – Ten years ago (on June 2nd, 2009), a fire in Hermosillo, Mexico burned down a daycare center killing 49 babies that were trapped inside. It is one of the worst tragedies in the history of this region, with many families from Tucson who have traditional ties in the Sonoran Desert also ...
2019-06-09, 02:00

Oklahoma man allegedly raped toddler in McDonald's restroom during daycare field trip: police An Oklahoma man was arrested after he allegedly raped a four-year-old girl in a McDonald’s restroom on Tuesday while she was on a day care field trip....
2019-07-19, 16:52

Angry rhino flips car at German safari park in frightening footage The attack took place at the Serengeti Park in Hodenhagen in northern Germany and saw the 30-year-old bull, named Kusini, slamming his horn into the body of the car....
2019-08-28, 22:52

ESPN's Ryan Clark flips out on Paul Finebaum for criticizing Cam Newton during 'Get Up' ESPN commentator Paul Finebaum declared Cam Newton done. That set off Ryan Clark, who used Finebaum's praise of Eli Manning against him.       ...
2019-09-18, 23:13

Fantasy Football Draft Prep: TRAP backs to avoid, plus 11 late-round upside targets Ben Gretch applies his new metric TRAP and his look at the Running Back Dead Zone to identify eight backs to avoid in high-leverage rounds and 11 later-round upside targets....
2019-07-31, 19:13

Andrew Scheer flips pancakes, spreads election message at Calgary Stampede Andrew Scheer spent his day glad-handing and flipping pancakes in the only two Calgary ridings the Conservatives lost in the 2015 election. They were the first seats the Liberals won in the city in 47 years....
2019-07-07, 02:52

Michigan woman, 82, reportedly flips vehicle after swerving to avoid hitting squirrel An 82-year-old Michigan driver encountered a snowball of unfortunate events on Sunday after police say she swerved to avoid hitting a squirrel in the road....
2019-08-06, 14:00

West Point accident: one cadet dead and 22 people injured after vehicle flips US Military Academy said the vehicle overturned on a dirt road at about 6.45am about 60 miles north of New York CityOne cadet from the elite US military training academy West Point was killed and 22 people were injured when a vehicle they were riding in for summer training overturned early on Thursd...
2019-06-06, 17:13

West Point cadet killed when military vehicle flips at training site One cadet from the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York, died and 22 cadets and soldiers were injured on Thursday when a tactical vehicle carrying them flipped over during a training mission, officials said....
2019-06-06, 21:39

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

Ohio weatherman flips out at viewers upset that tornado forecast interrupted ‘Bachelorette’ A hotheaded Ohio weatherman lashed out at viewers — calling them “pathetic” — when they complained that his tornado forecast had interrupted Monday night’s broadcast of “The Bachelorette,” wild footage shows. Meteorologist Jamie Simpson was live on Fox 45 in Dayton when he flipped out and began scol...
2019-05-29, 00:39

Monday’s Daily Brief: numbers of hungry people rising, millions of children need vaccines, Mali children need more protection In today’s Daily Brief: achieving zero hunger an “immense challenge”, with numbers of hungry rising; 20 million children are missing out on potentially life-saving vaccines, the killing of health workers in DR Congo shows the need for a stronger Ebola response; a UN expert calls for an end to violat...
2019-07-15, 23:39

Syfy blows up Krypton Despite myriad warnings from all those more thoughtful and cautious types who could see that the planet/series was hurtling for disaster—i.e., anyone who actually watched the dang thing, and saw its viewership numbers plunge beneath the sub-500,000 mark—the TV show Krypton met with an untimely fate ...
2019-08-17, 20:39

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

A Giant Laid Low by Too Many Blows to the Head “Some days I feel like a young man, and some days not,” Ryan Miller said. What it’s like to visit a former football player trying to recover from head trauma....
2019-05-21, 23:13

It's a big weekend for the Texas-Texas A&M rivalry that doesn't exist Measuring-stick games against LSU and Clemson in the same weekend give the opportunity for off-the-field bragging rights, the only battle the bitter rivals can wage....
2019-09-06, 00:39

Should You Buy Smart Light Bulbs or Smart Light Switches? So you’re finally dipping your toe into the smart home pool, and you’re looking for some gadgets to get you started. Smart lights are one of the most popular devices for beginners, but it’s easy to get overwhelmed with all your options. Before you even decide on a product, though, you have to make a...
2019-06-21, 03:26

Body of Texas Police Chief Chris Reed who fell overboard from fishing boat found near Texas City Dike The body of Kemah Police Chief Chris Reed, who had been missing since Friday, was found Sunday near the Texas City Dike, the U.S. Coast Guard said.        ...
2019-06-09, 20:00

Pennsylvania man blows up house on daughter’s wedding day A Pennsylvania man blew up his own home on the day of his daughter’s wedding in what was being investigated as a suicide, authorities said. The homeowner was found dead in the wreckage Saturday after an explosion and fire destroyed his property in Edgewood, news station WTAE reported. Neighbor...
2019-09-16, 06:39

Wanted militant blows himself up in Tunisian capital A wanted militant wearing an explosive belt blew himself up in the Tunisian capital after being surrounded by police, the government said on Wednesday, but there were no other casualties....
2019-07-03, 07:39

This holiday could fizzle if the US-China trade war blows up More tariffs on China could raise fireworks prices, hitting next year's Fourth of July displays, and the small businesses and jobs tied to them.       ...
2019-06-19, 12:39

Attacker blows himself up after killing 3 troops in Lebanon A lone gunman using a motorcycle fired on police and army vehicles in different parts of the northern city of Tripoli, killing two police officers and a soldier and wounding several others Monday night before blowing himself up later when confronted by troops, Lebanon's army and the state-run Nation...
2019-06-04, 10:52

Adidas see great upside in 'stellar' Arsenal brand after years of under-performance Adidas believe that the "stellar" global brand of Arsenal is ripe for exploiting after agreeing a £60million-a-year deal to manufacture the Gunners' kit from next season....
2019-05-23, 17:39

Nick Kyrgios blows up over ‘f–king white towel’ Nick Kyrgios is back on his worst behavior. The mercurial tennis star was facing Kyle Edmund in the Canadian Open days after winning the Washington Open, but his mind was stuck on an inanimate object. Kyrgios, 24, has had numerous meltdowns throughout his career, complaining about anything from refe...
2019-08-07, 22:13

Hurricane Dorian’s final gasp blows by Canada Dorian’s heavy rains and 90 mph winds made one last slap at Canada on Sunday before the storm headed out to sea, where it’s finally expected to fizzle out by Tuesday. The former hurricane lashed Nova Scotia, leaving 80 percent of the province without power as electrical lines and trees were uprooted...
2019-09-09, 10:00

Italy blows up remains of collapsed Genoa bridge The two remaining towers from the Genoa bridge collapse that killed 43 people in August 2018 have been demolished. The Italian government has said the new bridge will be ready in April 2020....
2019-06-28, 15:52

Trump and Biden trade blows while campaigning in Iowa President Trump and Joe Biden traded blows on Tuesday as they stumped in the key battleground state of Iowa — with the commander in chief calling the ex-veep “a dummy” and Biden mocking Trump’s name-calling as childish. “I heard Biden was a loser. I mean look, Joe never got more than 1 percent...
2019-06-12, 05:52

Al Horford saga officially blows up Celtics’ dreams No Kyrie, no AD and now, no Al. It only gets worse for the Celtics, who seem set to watch Al Horford join Kyrie Irving out the door. Horford, a five-time All-Star center, is expected to decline his $30.1 million option and enter free agency, ESPN reported Tuesday night. Earlier in the day, scuttlebu...
2019-06-19, 10:13

Sports of The Times: A Giant Laid Low by Too Many Blows to the Head “Some days I feel like a young man, and some days not,” Ryan Miller said. What it’s like to visit a former football player trying to recover from head trauma....
2019-05-21, 22:52

Dodgers beat Padres 6-4 in 10 after Jansen blows save Kiké Hernández scored the tiebreaking run on shortstop Luis Urias' throwing error with two outs in the 10th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Diego Padres 6-4 after Kenley Jansen blew his seventh save on a wild pitch in the ninth       ...
2019-08-29, 08:52

Happiness is a warm gun: how Borderlands 3’s loot blows away the competition If you’re making a game that revolves around not only shooting guns, but compulsively chasing the acquisition of better ones, those guns had better be good. That seems to go without saying – you wouldn’t play a driving game with rubbish cars to fill a digital garage with, o...
2019-06-10, 15:26

With “Keep Calm And Party On,” Veronica Mars’ need to be right blows up in everyone's face While there, naturally, had to be a lot of exposition and character introductions in the first two episodes, “Keep Calm And Party On” is the first episode where things can just be. And in being, a lot happens. In fact, despite only being the third episode of the season, this is also the turning poin...
2019-07-21, 20:00

Mayfield: Giants' pick of Jones 'blows my mind' Baker Mayfield told GQ that the Giants' pick of Daniel Jones at No. 6 overall "blows my mind" because the former Duke quarterback finished 17-19 for the Blue Devils....
2019-08-20, 18:52

Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' blows Cannes away Maradona isn't the only star in town – the Elton John biopic Rocketman blew the Cannes film festival away Thursday, with a warts-and-all movie about his wild rock 'n' roll years....
2019-05-21, 15:26

This exclusive iPhone 8 deal blows the rest of the competition out of the water For all of the Apple fans out there not ready to dive in to the deep end with Apple's latest £1,000+ handsets, we've got the perfect iPhone deal for you. And the best bit? It's exclusive to TechRadar readers - aren't you lucky?Taking an iPhone 8 deal that was already smashin...
2019-05-24, 17:52

Still Menaced by Flooding, Louisiana Dodges a Storm’s Worst Blows Tropical Storm Barry crept slowly northward on Sunday, soaking Louisiana with heavy rain, but fears of catastrophic flooding in the state’s biggest cities eased as the storm weakened....
2019-07-15, 08:13

Autocar confidential: Bentley blows off some steam, Nissan fights the law and more Nissan's Intelligent Mobility autonomous development programme is held back by legal constraints Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry This week, as we chat to the motoring industry's top dogs, we hear why Volvo's ready for the SUV to...
2019-08-20, 05:52

Typhoon blows across Tokyo area, killing 1, halting travel A typhoon blew across the Tokyo metropolitan area, killing 1 person and causing dozens of injuries, while disrupting rush-hour travel and knocking out power...
2019-09-09, 08:52

Giants’ Jabrill Peppers blows chance to make immediate impact Two plays told the story of safety Jabrill Peppers’ Giants debut. On his first pass attempt of the night, Jets quarterback Sam Darnold threw short to Quincy Enunwa on the right sideline. Peppers jumped the route and was in perfect position to welcome Darnold to 2019 with an interception. Instead, he...
2019-08-09, 16:00

Louisiana refinery preps for restart as Storm Barry blows over Phillips 66 was preparing on Sunday to begin a restart on Monday of its southeast Louisiana refinery, which was shut because of the threat of Tropical Storm Barry, the company said....
2019-07-15, 00:39

Seth Meyers: 'Unlike hurricanes, every day Trump blows harder' Late-night hosts sift through the absurdity of Trump’s response to a devastating, if not Alabama-centric, Hurricane DorianLate-night hosts continued to parse through the ridiculousness of Trump’s response to Hurricane Dorian on Thursday Night. Seth Meyers took the broad view, connecting the presiden...
2019-09-06, 18:00

Iran blows past limits on enriched uranium levels Iran blew past limits set by the 2015 nuclear deal on Monday and began enriching uranium to 4.5 percent, further jeopardizing the pact signed by world powers. ​Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization acknowledged it exceeded the 3.67 percent limit a day after Tehran warned it would and a week after ...
2019-07-08, 16:52

Anisimova blows Halep out of French Open as dream run continues Teenage sensation Amanda Anisimova blew defending champion Simona Halep out of the French Open 6-2 6-4 in a quarter-final shock on Thursday, setting her sights on the Suzanne Lenglen Cup in a wide open draw....
2019-06-06, 15:13

Chance Of A Lifetime: Millions Of Children Are Buying Barbasol In Bulk After Barbasol Announced 5 Lucky Children Will Win A Trip To Get Shaved At Their Factory If you’ve recently noticed Barbasol flying off the shelves at your local stores, you’re not alone, and it turns out there’s a pretty incredible reason behind it: Millions of children are buying Barbasol in bulk after the company announced that five lucky children will win a trip to get shaved at the...
2019-06-03, 15:13

Strong wind blows dozens of air mattresses through Denver park – video Dozens of inflatable mattresses cartwheeled across a park in Denver, Colorado, on Saturday as strong winds whipped through the neighbourhood. Robb Manes, who filmed the bizarre spectacle, described it as the ‘great mattress migration of 2019’. According to local reports, the mattresses had been set ...
2019-08-20, 22:00

4th Test Live: Labuschagne, Smith Steady Australia After Early Blows ENG vs AUS 4th Test Day 1 Live Score, Ashes 2019: England got off to a great start as Stuart Broad dismissed David Warner in the first over for a duck....
2019-09-04, 13:52

Mahmoud Abbas blows his chance at achieving peace in the Middle East JERUSALEM — The contrast is striking. President Trump, after threatening to obliterate North Korea, develops a “friendship” with Kim Jong Un, exchanges warm personal letters and makes history by stepping inside North Korea. Meanwhile, Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas refuses even to talk with the Tr...
2019-07-03, 11:26

Kyle Edmund blows two-set lead as Fernando Verdasco wins five-set thriller • Fernando Verdasco beat Kyle Edmund 4-6, 4-6, 7-6 (3), 6-3, 6-4• Verdasco: ‘We both fought hard but I was able to win’Six years after hauling Andy Murray to the brink of defeat in the quarter-finals of the tournament in which the Scot ended 77 years of British misery at Wimbledon, Fernando Verdasco...
2019-07-04, 00:00

SoftBank's profit blows past estimates on Vision Fund gains Japan's SoftBank Group Corp raked in a better-than-expected quarterly operating profit as it saw a leap in investing gains from its $100 billion Vision Fund....
2019-08-07, 13:00

Enrique Hernandez Gets Heckled, Smacks Home Run, Blows Kisses At Hecklers The Rockies were already down one run late in Thursday’s game, and then some doofuses behind home plate had to go ahead and motivate Enrique Hernandez to put them in a deeper hole. Bad idea!...
2019-06-28, 22:13

Jeff McNeil, Robinson Cano to injured list in Mets blows The Mets are paying the price for hustling. Robinson Cano and Jeff McNeil both landed on the injured list Thursday, the former with a low-grade quad strain and the latter with hamstring tightness, before the Mets tried to complete a four-game sweep of the Nationals at Citi Field. Cano was forced to ...
2019-05-23, 20:39

Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a plane blew tires while landing at Newark Liberty International Airport, sending it skidding on the runway before coming to a halt. United Airlines said Flight 627 from Denver was landing at 1 p.m. with 166 passengers when it “experienced multiple flat tire...
2019-06-15, 22:26

United Airlines jet blows tires upon landing at Newark, delaying flights Federal officials are investigating after a United Airlines Boeing 757 blew several tires on landing at Newark Liberty International Airport, delaying flights....
2019-06-16, 01:00

Bill Belichick blows off Antonio Brown question after Patriots rout FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The Patriots trolled the Steelers on Saturday and then blew them out Sunday night. A day after the acquiring former Steelers malcontent Antonio Brown, the defending Super Bowl champions showed they might not even need him, getting 341 yards and three touchdown passes from 42-year...
2019-09-09, 10:00

Hulk Hogan and Randy Savage almost came to blows over alleged boob grab Hulk Hogan has revealed he almost got into a real-life backstage fight with Randy Savage after “Macho Man” accused him of grabbing his wife Elizabeth’s breasts. The WWE Hall of Famer appeared as a guest on the Steve Austin Show this week and he used his appearance to recall an incident with his form...
2019-08-02, 00:39

Biden’s age, memory, rambling come under renewed attack as allies warn against low blows Former Vice President Joe Biden came under sustained and withering fire Thursday when fellow Democrats renewed their attacks on his age, memory and alleged rambling -- as his allies scolded them for the low blows and warned the approach won't pave the way to victory. ...
2019-09-13, 21:39

9-year-old girl dies after bounce house blows into power lines RENO, Nev. — A 9-year-old Reno girl has died from injuries she suffered when strong winds blew an inflatable bounce house with three children inside into power lines last weekend. The family of Elizabeth “Lizzy” Hammond issued a statement Friday confirming her death from the incident las...
2019-07-20, 02:52

U.S. men's soccer gets its revenge, blows out Trinidad and Tobago in CONCACAF Gold Cup It was the first match between the nations since Oct. 10, 2017, when the USMNT, needing only a tie to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, lost 2-1       ...
2019-06-23, 05:13

A Unicorn Lost in the Valley, Evernote Blows Up the ‘Fail Fast’ Gospel In this season of multibillion-dollar I.P.O.s, the 15-year-old start-up is proving that failure, for companies of a certain size, rarely happens abruptly....
2019-06-28, 14:52

Tom Hanks flips out, spills Disney secrets, shoplifts Tom Hanks “In The Bachelor vernacular, I think I’m pretty awesome,” bragged Tom Hanks genially on Thursday’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! It’s hard to argue, what with the multiple Oscars, playing literally every notable white man who’s ever lived, and not being Tim Allen. Still, Kimmel had a test for his esteemed gues...
2019-06-14, 13:00

Pink defends her kids running in Holocaust Memorial as 'children being children' "Please keep your hatred and judgment to yourselves," Pink wrote in defense of her children Willow, 8, and Jameson, 2.        ...
2019-07-18, 08:39

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr rips interference call: 'Blows my mind' Raiders QB Derek Carr vented about one of the worst calls he's ever experienced following his team's 28-10 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.       ...
2019-09-16, 20:26

Russian nuclear-powered cruise missile blows up, creating “mini-Chernobyl” Enlarge / Russian President Vladimir Putin said on August 5, 2019 that Russia would be "forced" to develop new missiles if the US does the same, after Washington pulled out of a Cold War-era nuclear arms deal. Now one of those weapons has caused a nuclear accident. (credit: Getty Images / Mikhail Kl...
2019-08-13, 00:52

Serena Williams blows away Wang Qiang to move into US Open semi-finals No 8 seed takes just 44 minutes in 6-1, 6-0 winVictory is American’s 100th win at Flushing MeadowsSerena Williams claimed her 100th win at the US Open in style, dismantling her quarter-final opponent Wang Qiang 6-1, 6-0 in a blistering 44-minute performance that ended any questions over a twisted an...
2019-09-04, 06:13

Joe Biden claims there are ‘at least 3’ genders during Iowa campaign stop, blows up at college student Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden claimed there are more than two genders, then blew up at a young woman who pressed him on the question. “There are at least three,” Biden told an Iowa college student at the Iowa State Fair, after she asked him how many genders he believes exist. But af...
2019-08-10, 19:13

Good Omens' first great episode dives deep into its best relationship—then blows it all to hell It was at the 15-minute mark—when I realized that “Hard Times” was still barreling through its funny, fascinating, far-flung, ambitious, and all-around excellent cold open, with no apparent sign of stopping—that I really started to wonder just how far this episode could take its central conceit. Obv...
2019-06-02, 22:39

Puerto Rico braces for Dorian emergency as storm blows past Barbados Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic braced for tropical storm Dorian on Tuesday as it churned west-northwest, with officials cautioning that it could approach hurricane-strength on Wednesday after blowing over Barbados....
2019-08-27, 20:00

Reports: Mets general manager blows up at staff, throws chair in frustration Tempers flared for Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen in a post-game meeting Friday that saw him erupt at staff and throw chair, according to reports.       ...
2019-07-07, 21:13

SoftBank Group's profit blows past estimates on Vision Fund gains Japan's SoftBank Group Corp raked in a better-than-expected quarterly operating profit as it saw a leap in investing gains from its $100 billion Vision Fund....
2019-08-07, 10:26

Repeat Blows To Head Linked To Brain Disease In Australian Rugby Players Post-mortem examinations have found a degenerative brain disease linked to repeated blows to the head in two elite Australian rugby league players, the first cases found in the sport, researchers said......
2019-06-27, 18:39

Amir Khan blows away Billy Dib atop farcical event in Saudi Arabia Amir Khan thrashes woefully overmatched Billy Dib while Hughie Fury beats Samuel Peter in woeful encounter The post Amir Khan blows away Billy Dib atop farcical event in Saudi Arabia appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-13, 03:26

SEE IT: Australian cyclist celebrates victory too early in race, blows chance at first place spot Australian cyclist Lucy Kennedy said she learned her lesson after celebrating too early in the last stretch of a the Stage 3 Giro Costa Race in Piedicavallo, Italy Tuesday cost her what would have been her first win at the Women's World Tour level....
2019-07-10, 10:39

'Blows my mind': Cleveland's Baker Mayfield drags Giants for Daniel Jones pick Outspoken quarterback trashes Giants’ lofty selection of JonesJones expected to begin season on bench behind Eli ManningBaker Mayfield offered his usual no-holds barred opinion when discussing the Giants drafting of Daniel Jones, telling GQ he “can’t believe” New York selected the Duke quarterback s...
2019-08-20, 22:00

Cyprus Turkish army depot blast hurts 12, blows out windows at nearby hotel Dozens of windows at a hotel in northern Cyprus were shattered Thursday morning after a pre-dawn explosion at a nearby army munitions depot that sent locals running....
2019-09-13, 01:52

The Queen remains gracious as musician's scarf blows in her face during polo outing The Queen remained gracious when a Japanese musician's scarf blew into her path and landed on her shoulder during an outing at the Royal Windsor Cup....
2019-06-27, 19:39

From bat flips to bunts, baseball's 'unwritten rules' can be a challenge to navigate From bat flips to inappropriate bunts, here are some of top unwritten rules in baseball – and what players think about how they're enforced.       ...
2019-07-06, 18:52

Burger King is selling an 'Upside Down Whopper' to honor 'Stranger Things' Fast-food chain Burger King announced it will sell an 'Upside Down Whopper' as part of a partnership with Netflix for its hit show 'Stranger Things.'       ...
2019-06-13, 16:26

IndyCar drivers Takuma Sato, Sebastien Bourdais trade blows in post-practice scrape in Toronto Veterans Takuma Sato and Sebastien Bourdais came to blows following an incident during the final lap of practice for the Honda Indy Toronto.       ...
2019-07-14, 02:26

Trump's pick for UN post flips on climate change, breaks with White House: 'real risk' to planet Kelly Knight Craft, Trump's pick for UN post, called climate change a "real risk" to the planet that she would take seriously.        ...
2019-06-19, 18:26

Security Council urges ‘maximum restraint’ around Gulf region as Iran and United States trade diplomatic blows in New York There is a need for “genuine regional dialogue” to address rising tensions in the Gulf, Iran’s Ambassador to the United Nations said on Monday, calling on Secretary-General António Guterres “to play a role” in bringing countries to the table....
2019-06-27, 20:52

The B-52's Cindy Wilson on 'Rock Lobster' and turning things 'upside down' 40(!) years ago It's been 40 years since the self-titled album that gave the world "Rock Lobster" "turned things upside down." Cindy Wilson reflects on the B-52's.        ...
2019-08-09, 12:26

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr rips interference call: 'Blows my mind' Raiders QB Derek Carr vented about one of the worst calls he's ever experienced following his team's 28-10 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Cleveland Browns' Baker Mayfield calls out New York Giants for Daniel Jones pick: 'Blows my mind' In a 'GQ' interview, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield called out the New York Giants for drafting Daniel Jones at No. 6 in the NFL draft.       ...
2019-08-20, 21:13

Cleveland Browns' Baker Mayfield on New York Giants' Daniel Jones pick: 'Blows my mind' In a 'GQ' interview, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield called out the New York Giants for drafting Daniel Jones at No. 6 in the NFL draft.       ...
2019-08-20, 20:52

The man who creates fog, ice and light For an artist who deals in ephemera, Olafur Eliasson likes to take the long view. Outside the gallery, he fears humanity is transfixed on now at the expense of tomorrow -- and warns that obsession could be at the expense of the planet....
2019-08-30, 12:00

This Might Be Too Many Light Bars What’s your nighttime visibility like if you put a stack of six windshield-length light bars on your truck? Terrible, apparently, since you won’t be able to see around them. But at least it looks... yeah!...
2019-08-07, 06:00

Tulsi Gabbard to report for active duty with National Guard for two weeks: report Presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard will take a two-week hiatus from the campaign trail to report for active duty in Indonesia with the National Guard, the Democrat announced on Monday....
2019-08-13, 15:13

A Light Safari in Wine Country Public light spectacles by artists like Bruce Munro herald a movement that infuses culture in valleys of viticulture (and blazes new trails in cities, too)....
2019-09-16, 05:00

How to Pick the Best Light Bulb for Every Room The lighting in a room isn’t just part of the decor; it can affect everything from your sleep schedule to your brain power. So it’s understandable that you want your home, the place you presumably spend a big chunk of your life, to be lit nicely. But there are so many different options to choose fro...
2019-06-07, 22:26

The Light Phone 2 Wants to Save You From the Internet With the Light Phone 2, the team behind the minimally-minded Light Phone that blew up on Kickstarter in 2015 continues to explore the balance between being connected and preserving your mental health. It’s a spare, standalone handset that rethinks how smart a smartphone actually needs to be. Read m...
2019-09-04, 16:13

BMW paints new X6 in light-absorbing ‘Vantablack’ Frankfurt motor show concept wears non-reflective paint usually reserved for aerospace applications BMW has revealed a one-off, black version of its new X6 SUV,  finished in a shade intended to emphasise the silhouette of the second-generation model, and so dark it obscures most design details.  To...
2019-08-28, 04:39

How to create a light and bright home — even without the sun TOWN SQUARE | Play with bright, cheery colors or pastels for throw pillows, accents and artwork. Bright artwork is an easy way to freshen up your walls....
2019-08-14, 17:13

Do You Really Need a Sunscreen With Blue Light Protection? Choosing the best sunscreen is already a daunting task, what with the myriad of confusing SPF options, sprays, sticks, and lotions, mineral versus chemical, water-resistant or sheer, and so on. The task has only been made more confusing in the past few years as new (and often expensive) sunscreens h...
2019-08-09, 15:39

7 projects in “development hell” we hope see the light of day Given the decades it spent bouncing around Hollywood, unable to find a studio or a creative team whose vision aligned with the late Jim Henson, it’s a minor miracle that we’re getting a Dark Crystal revival at all. Thankfully, it’s pretty good, and it raised this week’s AVQ&A question:...
2019-09-01, 09:13

Hamilton says Lauda was a 'bright light' in his life Five times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton hailed Niki Lauda on Tuesday as "a bright light" in his life and said he would not have moved to Mercedes without the late Austrian's involvement....
2019-05-22, 02:00

Stand Out of Our Light: politics and the big tech threat Books by James Williams and Carles Boix offer fascinating takes on how we can combat anger and distraction onlineWe’re having problems with the internet and big tech, principally Alphabet (Google/YouTube), Amazon, Apple and Facebook. The government has taken note. Related: 'Facebook is dangerous': t...
2019-07-20, 07:39

Night fishing with light-up lures that can be seen from space In this stunning photo snapped from the International Space Station, green LED fishing lures light up the night in the Gulf of Thailand and the Andaman Sea...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Contentious Jerusalem cable car gets green light A controversial Israeli plan to build a cable car to Jerusalem's historic Old City has passed a major hurdle and now only requires government approval....
2019-06-03, 21:26

CBI welcomes 'chink of light' over no-deal Brexit The CBI has welcomed the vote by MPs to try and stop a no-deal Brexit as a "small chink of light for business" but warned that uncertainty would continue to hold back investment....
2019-09-05, 11:13

TPD officer struck from behind by vehicle while stopped at red light Tucson Police Dept. says an officer stopped at a red light was hit from behind by another vehicle travelling at high speeds. After colliding with the officer the suspect driving the vehicle fled the scene. Authorities say the patrol car was hit so hard the contents of the trunk were forced into the ...
2019-06-09, 23:39

How did the bat cross the road? By going to a safe red-light area Worcester is putting LED lighting to innovative use to protect white-light-shy localsBats in Worcester are to get their own red-light area. LED bulbs that emit a red glow will provide bats with a 60-metre-wide crossing area on the A4440, near to Worcester’s Warndon Woodlands nature reserve.Worcester...
2019-09-01, 13:52

Why do light-skinned women dominate the pop charts? From K-pop stars to Beyoncé, the issue of colourism remains rife in the music industryIt seems every conversation about colourism in pop music must come back to Beyoncé. So it was when Mathew Knowles, record exec, former Destiny’s Child manager and Beyoncé’s father, appeared on SiriusXM radio to dis...
2019-07-13, 11:52

Britain's BBC gets green light to enhance iPlayer Britain's media regulator has given the BBC provisional permission to change its popular iPlayer on-demand platform from a 30-day catch-up service to one where programs are available for 12 months or longer....
2019-06-12, 21:52

FCA, Hyundai sales edge up behind light trucks FCA US and Hyundai's June U.S. sales rose on higher light truck volume as Americans continue to snap up pickups, SUVs and crossovers. Volume declined at Toyota and Nissan. Overall U.S. light-vehicle sales are forecast to drop in June as retail and car demand continue to weaken across the industry....
2019-07-02, 17:01

Politicians and celebrities light up social media after U.S. win American politicians, athletes and celebrities flooded social media on Tuesday to cheer the U.S. soccer team's 2-1 victory over England in their women's World Cup semi-final....
2019-07-03, 05:52

Grosjean makes light of pitlane spin Haas driver Romain Grosjean made light of an embarrassing pitlane spin at the British Grand Prix on Friday, saying he and the U.S.-owned team had laughed it off....
2019-07-12, 23:13

Uber Gets Sell-Side Green Light The ride-hailing firm has a stamp of approval from nearly every large research group despite the fact that it has yet to prove its business model can turn a profit....
2019-06-04, 20:39

Traffic light alerts can help us cut down sugary drinks Using traffic light-style warning labels and making healthy alternatives more easily available can reduce the consumption of sugary drinks, a major study said today....
2019-06-12, 20:39

Synchronous fireflies light up the Smoky Mountains The "Photinus carolinus" firefly is the only species in America that can synchronize their light patterns as part of their annual mating ritual.        ...
2019-06-04, 22:00

Edmund interrupted by light in bid to battle through in Paris "British number one Kyle Edmund\u0027s match against France\u0027s Jeremy Chardy was suspended in the fifth set due to bad light on Monday evening at the French Open."...
2019-05-27, 23:39

The famous wake-up light is down to its lowest price ever The Philips Wake-Up Light is a more relaxing alternative to an alarm in the morning, and right now it's at its lowest price ever.       ...
2019-08-02, 00:52

The best light coverage for summer | Sali Hughes One might as well have some sun protection, moisture and easy, smeary, fast application as well as a sheer, healthy tintI’m asked in summer for light coverage foundation recommendations and I always think a direct answer sells everyone short. Much better, I think, to get more bang for your buck with...
2019-08-10, 12:26

Light PBOC touch makes once unlikely yuan at 7/$ seem possible As China's yuan slips to historically weak levels against the dollar, the central bank's atypical light touch is spurring speculation that policymakers want to be more judicious in their intervention and have no specific target for the currency....
2019-05-24, 15:00

Two People A Day Are Killed By Red-Light-Running Drivers The world at the moment is beset on all sides by assholes. You know, the people who don’t put their carts back at the grocery store, who take up much-needed gas pumps while stuffing their faces, and who run red lights. And while not putting your cart back may not risk any lives (except your own, if ...
2019-09-04, 18:39

Mysterious light flashes keep happening on the moon Researchers at Julius Maximilian University of Würzburg are using a new telescope in Spain to hopefully find some answers.        ...
2019-06-05, 06:52

Beautiful Pink Rainbows Light Up Sky Over England Pink rainbows were spotted all over the south and west of England on Monday evening. The rare sight lit up the skies as well as social media, where people shared tons of pics of the rainbows....
2019-06-27, 19:39

How ‘Blinded by the Light’ writer got Springsteen’s attention In his 1984 track “No Surrender,” Bruce Springsteen famously wrote, “We learned more from a three-minute record, baby, than we ever learned in school.” Sarfraz Manzoor knows that feeling. Growing up as one of four siblings in the grim, post-industrial British town of Luton (30 miles north of London)...
2019-08-13, 10:00

Trump gives Putin light-hearted warning President Donald Trump issued a breezy warning to his Russian counterpart Friday against meddling in US elections, laughing and smiling as he told his counterpart not to interfere....
2019-06-28, 21:26

Put An Accent Light Anywhere With This Discounted Philips Hue LightStrip The great thing about Philips Hue is that your fancy lighting profiles aren’t limited to standard bulbs; the Hue LighStrip Plus lets you to stick a rope of color-changing, Wi-Fi connected lights anywhere in your house....
2019-05-31, 19:39

Do blue light glasses actually work? Everything you need to know before you buy a pair With the amount of time we spend on our phones and computers increasing, the blue light emitted has side effects, but these glasses can help.       ...
2019-06-21, 12:13

New Kindle Oasis comes with a warm light, but that's all that has changed The Kindle Oasis was already one of the best ereading experiences on the market, but a newly refreshed version of the top-end ereader now comes with a feature many have been calling out for.The Kindle Oasis 2019 comes with an adjustable warm light that allows you to change the color tone of the scre...
2019-06-19, 17:26

Fed Minutes to Shed Light on Inflation Outlook The Federal Reserve’s minutes from its May meeting will offer new clues on how officials assessed an unexpected downtick in inflation and views toward lowering interest rates....
2019-05-22, 14:52

Watch: Over 500 Drones Put Up Spectacular Light Show Most of us have seen light and sound shows, but this one was a little different. A video has captured a spectacular light show put on with the help of 526 drones in China....
2019-05-29, 17:26

Watching electrons using extreme ultraviolet light A new technique developed by a team at MIT can map the complete electronic band structure of materials at high resolution. This capability is usually exclusive to large synchrotron facilities, but now it is available as a tabletop laser-based setup at MIT. This technique, which uses extreme ultravio...
2019-08-20, 09:39

These Dancers Put on a Surreal Superhero Light Show I don’t watch America’s Got Talent, but maybe I should, just so I can better parse things like this. Because, uh, wow. This is… something else.Read more......
2019-09-09, 02:26

Smokers in England light up 1.5bn fewer cigarettes a year Average consumption down nearly a quarter since 2011, researchers findNearly 1.5bn fewer cigarettes have been smoked each year in England since 2011, research has found.A study, funded by Cancer Research UK and published in the journal Jama Network Open, found average cigarette consumption fell by n...
2019-08-28, 18:26

Beterbiev to fight Gvozdyk in light-heavyweight unification Russia's Artur Beterbiev is to fight Ukraine's Oleksandr Gvozdyk in a unification title bout at light heavyweight       ...
2019-07-18, 10:39

Nreal Light mixed reality smartglasses will debut for $500 Nreal is launching its Nreal Light augmented reality smartglasses for $500. It is one of the first lightweight AR glasses with a bright display.Read More...
2019-05-30, 20:26

Scientists think light and noise from Earth could attract aliens Since the first use of electric lamps in the 19th century, society hasn’t looked back. Homes and streets are lit at all hours so that people can go about their business when they’d once have been asleep. Besides the obvious benefits to societies and the economy, there’s growing awareness of the nega...
2019-08-10, 11:26

Andrew Yang: racist comment by SNL hire 'should be taken in different light' Presidential candidate says anti-Asian racism ‘very real’ but US has become ‘excessively punitive about remarks people find offensive’The Democratic presidential contender Andrew Yang insisted on Sunday the words of a new Saturday Night Live cast member who called him a “Jew chink” “should be taken ...
2019-09-16, 01:13

LG CineBeam projectors are bringing 4K light shows to IFA 2019 On the lookout for a 4K projector? LG may have you covered, as its new range of CineBeam 4K projectors is set to be shown off at IFA 2019, and a release for European markets (presumably including the UK) is scheduled for September.The lineup will include LG's first ultra short throw projector, ...
2019-08-30, 00:13

Senegal make light of Mane's absence in win over Tanzania "Senegal made light of the absence of suspended forward Sadio Mane to dispatch Tanzania with a convincing 2-0 win in their opening Africa Cup of Nations match on Sunday."...
2019-06-24, 09:26

AAA: Deaths in U.S. from red light-running reach 10-year high The number of people dying from drivers running red lights increased to a 10-year high in 2017 and experts fear that total is continuing on an upward trend, the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety said in a study released...
2019-08-30, 00:13

HP Elite Dragonfly hands-on: A really light business notebook HP is chasing superlatives again. Last year, the company launched the Spectre Folio -- the first laptop made out of leather. It also trotted out the first 15-inch laptop with an AMOLED screen at CES this year, and battled rival Dell to be the f......
2019-09-18, 10:39

California light rail derailment leaves more than 20 injured SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Authorities say more than two dozen people have been injured in a light rail train derailment in Northern California. Sacramento Fire Capt. Keith Wade tells news outlets that 27 people were injured, including 13 people who were transported to trauma hospitals. He said the remain...
2019-08-23, 12:00

Tina ‘Knowles’ Black Excellence and Urges Us To Never Dim Our Light As a people, we’ve been known to make it out on top in some of the most unfortunate circumstances. With all that we have been through, we still manage to find a way to celebrate the beauty that comes with being black. Even when you trod us down into the dirt, still we rise and celebrate our black ex...
2019-07-13, 18:26

Walking tours in Amsterdam's Red Light District in jeopardy Tours of Amsterdam's Red Light District are scheduled to end in 2020. But the Prostitution Information Center says that's a bad idea and is fighting the ban....
2019-05-31, 17:26

For maximum shimmer, use a light approach | Funmi Fetto To avoid looking robotic, use liquid highlighter and sparinglyIf there was a gong for Greatest Potential to Go Wrong, highlighters would be shortlisted. As per this look at the Naeem Khan AW19 show, the “easy does it” approach is imperative to a successful finish. Excessive shimmer makes your skin l...
2019-09-08, 08:52

Swift, Downey Jr. light up Teen Choice Awards A few highlights from the Teen Choice Awards featuring Roberty Downey Jr., Zendaya, Ken Jeong and the Jonas Brothers.        ...
2019-08-12, 19:13

Try Our a Pair of Blue Light Blocking Gunnar Glasses for Just $36 While Gunnar glasses are marketed towards gamers, they can be effective at reducing eyestrain for anyone that spends their day staring at a screen. The problem is that they’re typically pretty expensive. Today though, you can grab a pair on Amazon for $36....
2019-05-30, 19:26

Can Canelo Alvarez dominate the number one light-heavyweight? Canelo Alvarez will challenge Sergey Kovalev for the WBO light-heavyweight title on November 2 in Las Vegas The post Can Canelo Alvarez dominate the number one light-heavyweight? appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 01:26

The 5 best Ultrabooks of 2019 in UAE: top thin and light laptops reviewed The best Ultrabooks won’t just be able to get work done, but they’re also a status symbol of sorts. Just think about it: you’re sitting at a coffee shop, where everyone is either using a Chromebook or some big and bulky laptop relic. Then, you whip out an Ultrabook – a th...
2019-07-14, 10:00

New LED ‘light show’ panels adorn One Times Square Times Square’s streets and sidewalks are turning uglier — but things are looking better higher up. The bollard-ization of the “bow tie” area that we reported a few weeks ago has claimed another “pedestrian” plaza — the one between West 42nd and 43rd streets, where big chunks are now impassable due t...
2019-06-27, 19:13

California light rail accident hurts dozens Authorities say more than two dozen people have been injured in a light rail train accident in Northern California. Sacramento Fire Capt. Keith Wade tells news outlets that 27 people were injured, including 13 people who were taken to hospitals. (Aug. 23)        ...
2019-08-23, 10:52

Incredible maps light up the urban areas of our world These incredible, glowing maps highlight the urban world’s infrastructure. Graphic Designer Peter Atwood lit up roads, railroads, and cities using a 3D modeling and animation program.       ...
2019-08-07, 18:26

Attorneys seek light sentence for cop who shot 911 caller Attorneys for a Minneapolis police officer convicted in the fatal shooting of an unarmed woman who had called 911 are asking a judge not to send him to prison, proposing instead that he report to jail each year on the woman's birthday and the anniversary of her death....
2019-06-07, 09:39

Tiny Robobee X-Wing powers its flight with light We’ve seen Harvard’s Robobee flying robot evolve for years: After first learning to fly, it learned to swim in 2015, then to jump out of the water again in 2017 — and now it has another trick up its non-existent sleeve. The Robobee X-Wing can fly using only the power it collects from lig...
2019-06-28, 01:52

LightSail 2 Mission Proves It Can Use Light to Propel Through Space The Planetary Society announced Wednesday that its LightSail 2 spacecraft, which was launched last month, had successfully raised its orbit using only the power of photons from the Sun....
2019-08-01, 09:13

The new Kindle Oasis is here with color adjustable front light Amazon announces the new Kindle Oasis in India. While the previous generation model was already one of the best e-readers in the market, the latest version further ensures what we all have been asking for - an adjustable warm light for color tone adjustment.This small addition on the Kindle Oasis 20...
2019-06-19, 17:26

2 Britons Killed After Light Planes Collide Mid-Air In France Two British light aircraft collided mid-air after taking off from an airstrip in the southern French Alps on Wednesday, killing two fliers while a third survived the accident, local authorities said....
2019-07-24, 15:52

Research shines light on why women more likely to develop Alzheimer's Protein tau may spread more rapidly in female brains than males’, adding to range of factorsThe reason women appear to be at greater risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease than men might be due to a number of genetic, anatomical and even social influences, researchers have suggested.Recent figures s...
2019-07-16, 20:13

Summer theater: Fireflies that synchronize light up two U.S. forests Crowds of eco-tourists from around the world will gather in two remote Appalachian forests in Tennessee and Pennsylvania in coming weeks to see spectacular light shows created by a rare species of firefly that can synchronize its flashes....
2019-05-24, 18:52

Can You ID This Shattered Tail Light From A Parking Garage Accident? There’s a special circle of hell reserved for drivers who hit other cars and then leave—to say nothing of the drivers who do it to people. This wreck was pretty minor, thankfully, but it did leave behind a mystery. Let’s see if you, the eagle-eyed folks of the Jalopnik community, can identify this p...
2019-08-21, 21:13

The best Ultrabooks of 2019: Top thin and light laptops reviewed Although they were originally conceived to compete with the likes of Apple MacBook Air, ultrabooks now stand on their own in the market. These unique, Intel-based laptops that are thin, light and feature long-lasting battery life, something that laptops running on Windows aren't known for.A lot...
2019-06-10, 15:26

Google is working on a low light mode for Duo video calls Google has released the latest version of Duo, which comes with the ability to permanently delete audio and video history. And based on 9to5Google's APK teardown, it also comes with code hinting at a bunch of upcoming features, including a low light......
2019-08-13, 16:00

Adani still needs further federal approval despite pre-election green light Work related to groundwater research will need to be signed off as opponents say new government papers show mine is ‘not ready to go’Adani will not be allowed to dig any coal from its Carmichael mine until it gets further federal government approval – despite the Coalition’s pre-election green light...
2019-05-30, 23:52

Warning light flashing for Slovakia's auto industry When David landed an assembly line job at Volkswagen's Bratislava factory, his colleagues congratulated him on securing a well-paid position he could ride to retirement....
2019-07-05, 22:52

U.S. court rules partially in favor of Molson in ad row with Bud Light A U.S. court on Friday barred Anheuser Busch InBev NV, the world's largest beer maker and brewer of Budweiser brand beers, from using parts of its marketing that said rival Molson Coors Brewing Co's MillerCoors used corn syrup in the production of its light beers....
2019-05-25, 22:13

Gloom in China's light vehicle market to persist Wholesale deliveries of passenger vehicles fell 7.8 percent to 1.73 million units in June and have now slid for 12 consecutive months, the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers said....
2019-07-10, 13:13

Roli's light-up Lumi keyboard teaches you how to play Roli has been making unconventional electronic music instruments for about a decade now. Its Seaboard series take the traditional keyboard design and infuse it with some notable tricks, like pressure-sensitive keys that allow for far more modulation......
2019-06-19, 01:39

Light-up cane used by Titanic lifeboat survivor up for action An extraordinary Titanic artifact — an electric walking stick used by a survivor to signal for help from a lifeboat — is hitting the auction block. The long-elusive item had been mentioned in a book on the Titanic and in investigative hearings after the sinking but was unknown to have survived until...
2019-07-04, 22:39

The GMA T.50 Is a Wildly Muscled Super-Light Car From the Designer of the McLaren F1 Gordon Murray, the designer of the iconic McLaren F1 that put the driver in the center and became the supercar of the 1990s (and every year after that), in the year 2019, has a new supercar in the works. That new central-seater supercar, according to his car company, is a whole lot like the McLaren ...
2019-06-05, 21:26

Liverpool's Klopp makes light of Adrian howler "Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp laughed off stand-in goalkeeper Adrian\u0027s mistake in Saturday\u0027s 2-1 Premier League victory over Southampton, joking that the howler was a \"goalie thing\" at the Merseyside club."...
2019-08-18, 14:00

Bubbles show their iridescent beauty as light journeys through The beautiful iridescence of bubbles is captured in this image – shortlisted for a prize – as light reflects and refracts as it passes through bubble walls...
2019-08-28, 04:39

Only In Australia: Kangaroo Bounces Through City, Runs Red Light A law-breaking kangaroo was recently caught on camera running a red light. The incident occurred in the Australian city of Wagga Wagga on Monday morning....
2019-07-25, 08:26

Amsterdam: Male sex workers occupy red light district Traditionally home to female and transgender prostitutes, activists hope the neighborhood's famous windows can be opened up to all sex workers. The equality campaign is part of Amsterdam's Gay Pride festival....
2019-08-03, 13:39

The best Ultrabooks 2019: top thin and light laptops reviewed The best Ultrabooks aren’t just for getting work done; they’re also a status symbol of sorts. Just think about it: you’re sitting at a coffee shop, where everyone is either using a Chromebook or some big and bulky laptop relic. Then, you whip out an Ultrabook, and its thinner, l...
2019-06-19, 22:00

Dying Light 2 and a new Tencent game get Nvidia RTX ray tracing Nvidia announced a couple of new games that are getting support for its ray tracing technology including Dying Light 2 and Synced: Off-Planet.Read More...
2019-08-19, 21:26

| Egyptians light up stadium in tribute to fallen fans Even as Egypt struggled against South Africa in the last 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday, the home fans took time to honour a recent tradition....
2019-07-07, 16:52

Review: The $990 Unagi e-scooter is sleek, powerful, and light E-scooters have a bit of a bad rep. In some cities, you’re likely to hear grumbling about rental scooters strewn about streets like trash or discarded in rivers. These shared scooters are seen as a dorkier, less safe alternative to bicycles that aren’t actually all that good for the environment. I’m...
2019-09-18, 08:39

Kovalev eager to take on Canelo Alvarez at light heavyweight Sergey Kovalev was considered by some to be washed up after he lost two straight fights to Andre Ward, the second by knockout. He got stopped again a few fights later, then had to rally in his native Russia to stop Anthony Yarde and retain his 175-pound title just last month....
2019-09-19, 13:26

Neuroscientist Ed Boyden is decoding the brain with the power of light Understanding the workings of our minds is one of science's greatest challenges. With the help of flashing lights and materials used in diapers, we could find out what thoughts are made of...
2019-08-05, 15:13

Light Phone’s founders discuss life beyond the smartphone For a seemingly tough pitch, Light has had little trouble getting noticed. The company has run two successful crowdfunding campaigns for a pair of minimalist phones designed to augment or replace the smartphone. Today the startup announced that it will be shipping the second version of the handset, ...
2019-09-05, 01:39

Light-based computer may parallelize 10-megabit computations Enlarge / If everything's set up properly, you know you have a solution when the input light results in a single point of light as the output. (credit: Robert Horn/Argonne National Laboratory) When it comes to computation, the modern approach seems to involve an enormous bucket of bits, vigorous s...
2019-06-13, 20:52

'GLOW' shines a less flattering light on life during the 1980s Netflix has more than one show rooted in 1980s nostalgia. But where "Stranger Things" mostly revels in the cultural artifacts of those years -- from pop-culture references to hanging out at the mall -- "GLOW" dispenses with the rose-colored glasses, casting a much less flattering light on the era....
2019-08-08, 21:52

Could your cab driver really be the next Pavarotti? A South African Uber driver is causing excitement with his impressive operatic singing but, however much natural talent you have, it is a long road to La ScalaAre opera singers born or made? Are there wonderful natural operatic voices out there waiting to get a break on Britain’s Got Talent? Or mayb...
2019-07-10, 19:00

Marines declare new Joint Light Tactical Vehicles ready for use The U.S. Marine Corps announced that the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle has reached initial operational capability and is officially ready to deploy, one year ahead of schedule....
2019-08-13, 00:52

| Mahrez strikes as Algeria make light work of Kenya Riyad Mahrez scored as an untroubled Algeria cruised to a 2-0 victory over Africa Cup of Nations underdogs Kenya in their first game of the competition in Cairo on Sunday....
2019-06-24, 07:52

Green light for Jorge Lorenzo to return to MotoGP at Silverstone The Honda MotoGP team has confirmed Jorge Lorenzo will make his return to action at this weekend's British Grand Prix, having been absent through injury since June...
2019-08-20, 13:13

Probe on birth deformities in rural France sheds no light An investigation into why a dozen or so babies born without hands or arms in a handful of rural areas of France since 2000 has so far been unable to determine causes, an interim report published by the Health Ministry showed on Friday....
2019-07-12, 19:26

The best Ultrabooks in Australia for 2019: top thin and light laptops reviewed Update: While we had previously recommended the Huawei MateBook 13 and the Huawei MateBook X Pro in the top two places, the ongoing trouble the company faces with the US Government casts a great deal of uncertainty on the degree of support its products will receive into the future. As such, we recom...
2019-05-27, 05:13

Titanic survivor’s unusual light-up walking stick is up for auction An unusual walking stick that belonged to a Titanic survivor and a first-class passenger’s meal receipt from the doomed liner are up for auction later this month....
2019-07-12, 02:00

Nanoleaf's modular light squares can be turned into smart buttons Nanoleaf is launching an upgrade to its Canvas Smarter Kit lights that will let you turn them into buttons to control Apple Homekit devices, all with simply a touch -- and without your smartphone. The new feature, which is dubbed Touch Actions, is go......
2019-08-01, 17:52

| Ineos chairman's Nice takeover receives green light English petrochemical billionaire Jim Ratcliffe can take over French football club Nice after the French Competition Authority gave the deal the all clear....
2019-08-21, 16:13

Kohli, Williamson's Mutual Admiration To Light Up World Cup Semifinal India vs New Zealand Semifinal: Virat Kohli pointed out how he always saw talent in Kane Williamson. The New Zealand skipper said the Indian skipper has evolved over the years and is an absolute......
2019-07-09, 08:00

Watch a man brazenly light a cigarette at gunpoint during an armed robbery If you think you’re cool under pressure, you’ve got absolutely nothing on a St. Louis man who — in a scene that could have easily been part of a Tarantino movie — calmly and brazenly lit a cigarette while the bar he was in was being robbed. Not only that, our fearless hero re...
2019-09-01, 03:39

You don’t need to love Springsteen to like the thoughtful crowd-pleaser Blinded By The Light Blinded By The Light is the latest in what writer-director Gurinder Chadha calls her “genially subversive” filmography, made up of feel-good movies that also tackle difficult topics like racism, sexism, class, and cultural divides. Based on the real-life experience of journalist Sarfraz Manzoor (who...
2019-08-13, 05:39

Debra Messing is returning to Broadway to light ‘Birthday Candles’ Theatergoers can watch Debra Messing age before their eyes next spring. In Noah Haidle’s new play, “Birthday Candles,” the star of “Will & Grace” — both past and rebooted — starts off as 17-year-old Ernestine Ashworth, who spends an angsty birthday worrying about her place in the universe. The birth...
2019-06-17, 23:26

International Yoga Day: 'Surya Namaskar' Poses Light Up UN Headquarters The United Nations headquarters was lit up with postures of "Surya Namaskar" and the message of "Yoga for Climate Action" as India's Permanent Mission to the UN kick-started its celebrations for the......
2019-06-21, 03:52

Research Sheds Light on Strange Seaway That Once Covered the Sahara The Sahara might seem like one of Earth’s most lifeless regions today, but its fossils show it was once a vast seaway filled giant fish and some of the largest sea snakes the planet has ever seen.Read more......
2019-07-09, 01:00

Republicans Prep for Mueller Showdown and Counsel a Light Touch House Republicans have savaged Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation, but when it comes to his testimony, many are advocating a gentler approach to close the door on his inquiry....
2019-07-20, 13:39

FCA, Toyota, Nissan, Hyundai sales rise behind light trucks FCA US, Toyota, Nissan, Hyundai and Subaru posted higher U.S. sales in May while Ford and other Japanese brands fell as the industry battled to end a four-month losing streak....
2019-06-03, 19:39

FCA, Toyota, Nissan, Subaru sales rise behind light trucks FCA US, Toyota, Nissan and Subaru posted higher U.S. sales in May while other Japanese brands fell as the industry battled to end a four-month losing streak....
2019-06-03, 19:01

US court rules partially in favor of Molson in its fight over a Bud Light ad A U.S. court barred Anheuser Busch InBev from using parts of its marketing that said rival Molson Coors Brewing's MillerCoors used corn syrup in the production of its light beers....
2019-05-28, 18:26

Amsterdam’s first female mayor plans to revamp red-light district In what would be the most radical revamp of the sex trade there since the Dutch legalized prostitution nearly two decades ago, Femke Halsema suggested stopping the practice of sex workers standing on display in window-fronted rooms entirely....
2019-07-03, 18:26

Latifi calls for F1/F2 pit lane exit light change after Monaco Formula 2 points' leader and Williams Formula 1 junior Nicholas Latifi has called for a change in the pit lane exit light system after incurring a costly penalty...
2019-05-28, 19:01

Iran crisis sheds light on murky shipping rules A British-flagged ship owned by a Swedish company was seized by Iran last week. Caught in the middle are 23 seamen who have nothing to do with any of the three countries....
2019-07-31, 18:52

1,250-mile road linking Europe to China given green light The "Meridan" highway, which would stretch 1,250 miles through Russia, has received the green light from officials. It would provide the shortest route to move goods overland between China and Europe....
2019-07-10, 03:13

Waymo's Self-Driving Cabs Just Got an Important Green Light in California In a significant development for Alphabet’s autonomous vehicle company, Waymo has secured permission to transport passengers in its self-driving taxis in California, but probably not you.Read more......
2019-07-03, 20:00

Google Duo's low light mode brightens your nighttime video calls Following May's update that enabled eight-member video calls, the latest change to Google Duo allows users to better see each other in low lighting. Google cites homes in less affluent locations as the motivation behind this new feature. "In many pla......
2019-08-19, 22:39

Fed up with your slow old laptop? AO has great deals on fast-and-light HP notebooks (and more) Have you noticed that your old laptop is slowing down of late? Is it distinctly more tortoise than hare these days? Maybe your productivity is even suffering because of this, and your notebook is holding back your studies at school or university.A sluggish laptop can cause a multitude of frustration...
2019-08-26, 08:26

Amsterdam sex workers lukewarm about plans to reform Red Light District Mayor Femke Halsema is seeking to place new restrictions on the neighborhood to combat the excesses of mass tourism. The women of De Wallen, however, are concerned about their livelihood and their safety....
2019-07-04, 19:00

João Gilberto, a Leading Light of Bossa Nova, Is Dead at 88 Mr. Gilberto was the quintessential transmitter of the harmonically and rhythmically complex, lyrically nuanced Brazilian music, including a version of “The Girl From Ipanema.”...
2019-07-07, 01:13

Three newly discovered exoplanets orbit a star 73 light years away Three new planets, which orbit a star situated 73 light years away from Earth, have been found. The trio are among the smallest and nearest exoplanets known to date...
2019-07-31, 17:52

Amsterdam mayor under fire for red-light district closure idea City’s first female mayor faces battle with sex workers over proposal intended to tackle human traffickingAmsterdam’s first female mayor is facing a battle with sex workers in the city’s famous red-light district after raising the prospect of closing it down.Femke Halsema, a former leader of the nat...
2019-07-05, 03:13

Official Secrets shines a light on a nearly forgotten Iraq War whistleblower Virtually everyone now agrees that the 2003 invasion of Iraq was a colossal mistake based on faulty (at best) or fabricated (at worst) intelligence. Many protested at the time, but the person who risked the most in an attempt to prevent the war was perhaps Katharine Gun. A British intel functionary...
2019-08-27, 22:52

Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks light up the Brooklyn Bridge Hordes of spectators came out Thursday to marvel at the 43rd annual Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks show as it illuminated the Brooklyn Bridge for the first time in years. “I wanted to see the fireworks by the Brooklyn Bridge. That’s like the outdoor cathedral of New York,” s...
2019-07-05, 07:52

Boeing delayed fix of defective 737 MAX warning light for three years: U.S. lawmakers Boeing Co learned that a cockpit warning light on its 737 MAX jetliner was defective in 2017 but decided to defer fixing it until 2020, U.S. lawmakers said on Friday....
2019-06-07, 21:00

Saudi oil attack shines light on geopolitical truth and lies Disentangling responsibility has been made so much harder by casual peacetime mendacityTruth is notoriously the first casualty in war, but even more so in the run-up to a war.The Middle East finds itself in the strange position at the moment where an undoubted crime has been committed, an apparent p...
2019-09-19, 19:26

Google Assistant will quietly obey your light-switching commands Google knows hearing Assistant's loud and crisp responses when you're trying to sleep could be incredibly annoying. That's why it's switching its responses off when you ask the voice AI to turn off your connected lights via a Google Home or a Nest Hu......
2019-07-24, 14:26

Research in astronauts sheds light on rare fainting disorder An intervention used to treat astronauts has relevance for people on the ground with medical conditions that cause repeated fainting, researchers say....
2019-08-14, 17:52

Jesse Hart seeks money and opportunity at light heavyweight Jesse Hart was looking for an opportunity to fight the best competition. At super middleweight, he wasn't going to get it. His efforts at light heavyweight begin this Saturday against veteran Sullivan Barrera....
2019-06-13, 16:13

Andy Murray's doubles match at Queen’s halted by bad light "Andy Murray’s doubles match with Feliciano Lopez against British duo Dan Evans and Ken Skupski was called to a halt due to bad light at Queen’s on Friday."...
2019-06-22, 03:52

27 injured in Northern California light rail train collision Authorities said Friday more than two dozen people have been injured in Northern California by a collision involving two trains on a commuter rail line....
2019-08-23, 21:13

Haunting shipwreck sheds new light on mystery of missing crew Remarkable pictures have emerged from Far North, showing a look inside HMS Terror, one of the lost ships of the ill-fated Franklin Expedition.        ...
2019-08-30, 09:26

World's Tiniest Baby, Light As An Apple, Born In California A California hospital on Wednesday disclosed the birth of the world's smallest baby ever to survive, weighing a mere 245 grams (8.6 ounces) -- the same as a large apple -- when she was born....
2019-05-30, 11:13

Vegetarian Persian light bites – recipes by Sabrina Ghayour Don’t plump for your usual tired old snack: liven things up with spiced fried tomatoes, cumin hummus or sweet potato frittersPrep 20 min, plus restingCook 10 minMakes 20 Continue reading......
2019-06-01, 10:39

Dozens injured after light rail train derails in California At least 27 people were injured in the light rail derailment in Sacramento, with 13 taken to hospitals. None of the injuries were life-threatening.        ...
2019-08-23, 23:13

Artificial light during sleep puts women at risk of obesity Researchers found that women who slept with lights or a television on in the room were at greater risk of weight gain and obesity during a 6-year study....
2019-06-13, 18:26

Quartararo: Warning light compromised Silverstone MotoGP qualifying Petronas Yamaha MotoGP rider Fabio Quartararo says his qualifying at Silverstone was compromised by a warning light scare on what ended up being his fastest flying lap...
2019-08-24, 17:39

Photographic artist Peter Solness paints with light – in pictures Australian Peter Solness specialises in the photographic technique of light painting, not simply as a visual effect but as a way to reach more deeply to the heart of his subjects. He delves into the Australian landscape, a harsh and often unforgiving environment, to highlight ghost gums and old gnar...
2019-08-25, 02:26

Light therapy may stop cancer treatment side effect Researchers say that light therapy is an effective treatment for oral ulcers resulting from radiation therapy for head and neck cancer or stem cell transplants....
2019-07-10, 01:26

Amsterdam's first woman mayor plans red light district overhaul Amsterdam's first female mayor launched plans on Wednesday to overhaul the city's red light district and its window displays, in a bid to protect sex workers from gawping tourists....
2019-07-03, 13:39

Curiosity rover spots mysterious light flash on Mars A new image from NASA's Curiosity Rover shows a strange glowing light above the Red Planet's surface.       ...
2019-06-20, 19:26

UPDATE 1-U.S. court rules partially in favor of Molson in ad row with Bud Light A U.S. court on Friday barred Anheuser Busch InBev NV, the world's largest beer maker and brewer of Budweiser brand beers, from using parts of its marketing that said rival Molson Coors Brewing Co's MillerCoors used corn syrup in the production of its light beers....
2019-05-25, 23:13

Bud Light offers free beer to any alien that makes it out of Area 51 "Whether you’re from this planet or another galaxy, nothing says ‘welcome to our planet’ like a few beers," Bud Light said in a statement to USA TODAY.       ...
2019-07-19, 21:01

Weird physical illusion makes you think objects are impossibly light Around 90 per cent of people are fooled by this physical illusion. It tricks the mind into thinking that three objects together are lighter than one on its own...
2019-05-21, 19:52

Microsoft’s Windows 10 May 2019 Update is now out, new ‘Light’ theme included Keeping to its promise of semiannual updates, Microsoft today announced it’s made the next big version of Windows 10 available. The simply-named Windows 10 May 2019 update isn’t as packed with features as its predecessors, but there are still a few things to note. In particular, it includes a new ‘L...
2019-05-22, 06:39

Trump Brain Status: A Dusting of Light Bulb Shards Speaking before a horde of MAGA chuds at a rally in Fayetteville, NC on Monday evening, President Donald Trump defended his idiotic decision to roll back President Barack Obama’s home energy efficiency standards, which would have phased out traditional incandescent light bulbs in favor of more energ...
2019-09-10, 17:39

NYU researchers made mice smarter by manipulating their brainwaves with light Researchers from the New York University School of Medicine recently developed a method for manipulating brain waves with light to improve learning. The results of the team’s study are incredible – laboratory mice exposed to the new technique showed marked improvement in short-term memory – but the ...
2019-08-09, 22:39

Bard of Blood, Criminal, Blinded by the Light, and More on Netflix in September Bard of Blood, Criminal, Zodiac, Blinded by the Light, The Politician, Between Two Ferns, Ghostbusters, Silver Linings Playbook, and more - the TV shows and films to check out on Netflix India in......
2019-09-03, 16:00

Dying Light 2 Will Include Seven Huge Factions For Gamers To Explore After an exciting new trailer was shown at E3 2019, gamers are more excited than ever for the release of Dying Light 2. Now, Techland has released new information for the action-adventure game....
2019-06-29, 22:52

Sports betting gets green light from state gaming commission It’s a surefire bet. The state gaming commission on Monday approved 6-0 rules governing sports betting at four upstate casinos — paving the way for gamblers to wager on pro sports as early as next month. The rules allow in-person betting at the Del Lago, Rivers, Resorts World Catskills and Tioga Dow...
2019-06-11, 00:52

Pound rises as CBI welcomes 'chink of light' over no-deal Brexit The CBI has welcomed the vote by MPs to try and stop a no-deal Brexit as a "small chink of light for business" but warned that uncertainty would continue to hold back investment....
2019-09-05, 13:39

NASA discovers mysterious green light that quickly disappeared NASA has spotted something mysterious in deep space that it can't quite explain — bright flashes of green and blue spots that appeared and disappeared in a cosmic second....
2019-09-06, 22:26

Athens' buried rivers: stream favoured by Plato could see light of day The Greek capital entombed its major rivers in concrete during its car-centred postwar development. Now the most storied of them, Ilisos, could be set freePhotographs by Christian SinibaldiWalking through the densely built metropolis of Athens, few visitors or even locals realise the Greek capital w...
2019-06-04, 15:52

New kind of light is a vortex beam that twists faster as it moves A laser beam can be twisted and move like a vortex, and for the first time researchers have made one that has different twists along the length of the beam...
2019-06-27, 22:26

Windows 10 May update brings light theme and more upgrade controls Microsoft is rolling out Windows 10's May 2019 Update, and it should be good news if you're hoping for a refreshed look -- or just don't care much for passwords. The most conspicuous change is the addition of a long-in-the-making light theme that br......
2019-05-22, 04:13

$1.3 billion Belmont Park arena proposal gets green light Officials approved on Thursday a proposal for a controversial billion-dollar arena at Belmont Park that would become the New York Islanders next home — paving the way for construction to begin, a report said. The $1.3 billion proposal for a 19,000-seat arena and a 250-room hotel got the green light ...
2019-08-09, 15:39

Kim Petras: Clarity review – light as bubblegum and hard as nails (BunHead)The German singer takes the Britney blueprint and gives it an empowering punch in her latest dispatch from pop’s fringesGerman singer Kim Petras has been dropping songs steadily all year, piercing the attention economy with addictively crafted bubblegum pop. Seven of those tracks appear on ...
2019-06-29, 00:26

Pound rallies while CBI welcomes 'chink of light' over no-deal Brexit The pound has enjoyed its best two-day rally in ten months as investors and business groups welcome the vote by MPs to try and stop a no-deal Brexit....
2019-09-05, 18:13

Virginia Beach shines light on victims, not mass shooter VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The victims of America’s latest mass shooting had been dead for less than a day when police and city officials released a detailed presentation with their names, photos, job titles and the cities or towns in which they lived. In all, 12 people — 11 of them city emplo...
2019-06-02, 10:39

How 3PL providers can thrive in light of their changing relationship with retail partners This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence,Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subscribers can read the report here. Third-party logistics (3PL) providers have been the cornerstone of retai...
2019-07-14, 02:13

Apollo moon rocks shed new light on Earth's volcanoes Fifty years after humans first set foot on the moon, scientists believe rock samples collected by Apollo astronauts could help predict volcanic eruptions on Earth more accurately....
2019-07-17, 13:13

House gives committees green light to sue Trump administration officials WASHINGTON – The House passed a resolution Tuesday that gave congressional committees the green light to take Trump administration officials to court. The measure passed 229 to 191. The resolution specifically mentioned Attorney General William Barr and former White House Counsel Don McGahn, w...
2019-06-11, 23:39

Blinded By The Light star: 'I can't listen to the charts now I've heard The Boss' The star of a new film telling the true story of a British Pakistani journalist inspired to write by the music of Bruce Springsteen has joked that current chart music "no longer has any meaning" now that he too has discovered The Boss....
2019-08-06, 19:39

Mysterious light flashes on the Moon have been baffling researchers for decades Though there have been several notable lunar-related discoveries since man first walked on the Moon in 1969, there is still one phenomenon that has perplexed researchers for decades: mysterious, random flashes of light coming from the Moon's surface....
2019-06-06, 02:26

Records shed new light on Sir Philip Green assault accusations PIMA COUNTY- New court records are shedding light on the accusations made against British billionaire businessman Sir Philip Green. Green is facing four misdemeanor counts of assault in Pima County. He’s accused of inappropriately touching a Pilates instructor at the upscale resort, Canyon Ranch. Ac...
2019-06-06, 08:52

Light Field Lab raises $28 million for huge holographic displays Light Field Lab has announced it has raised $28 million in funding for its technology to build large holographic displays out of small building blocks. Read More...
2019-08-12, 22:26

Frankie Dettori makes light of Enable’s readiness for Eclipse • Dettori says of dual Arc winner: ‘We’re very pleased with her’• Jockey ebullient as British stables clean up at Saint-CloudFrankie Dettori has given a significant indication of his confidence in Enable, six days before the superstar mare is due to make her reappearance after an eight-month absence...
2019-06-30, 20:26

Natty Light, the King of Cheap Beers, Goes After Hard Seltzer After failing to make a big splash with a hard seltzer targeting women, Anheuser-Busch InBev is taking another run at the buzzy category with a seltzer aimed at a very different group: college-age drinkers of Natural Light....
2019-08-10, 11:00

Look: Judith Light receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Judith Light received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during a ceremony attended by her husband, Robert Desiderio, former "Ugly Betty" co-star America Ferrera and "Transparent" creator Jill Soloway....
2019-09-13, 22:52

OxyContin maker filing for bankruptcy may shed light on wrongdoings Purdue Pharma may be forced to file after talks broke down over settlement, allowing public to learn ‘what really happened’A leading addiction specialist has welcomed an anticipated decision by OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to file for bankruptcy after settlement talks over the nation’s deadly overd...
2019-09-09, 19:39

Startups at the speed of light: Lidar CEOs put their industry in perspective As autonomous cars and robots loom over the landscapes of cities and jobs alike, the technologies that empower them are forming sub-industries of their own. One of those is lidar, which has become an indispensable tool to autonomy, spawning dozens of companies and attracting hundreds of millions in ...
2019-06-29, 23:13

Opinion: is the new 1 Series still a driver's car? BMW's shift from rear-wheel drive for the latest 1 Series won't please everyone, but it makes sense when you look at the figures In an increasingly homogenised world, variety is always welcome – and from that perspective alone it’s a shame that BMW has abandoned rear-wheel drive for the 1 Series. F...
2019-05-27, 03:13

A NASCAR Driver on Why You Have to Cheat to Win If you’ve followed NASCAR for any amount of time, you’ll know that the sport has a bit of a problem with cheating. It’s as much a part of NASCAR as milk is to the Indy 500. But driver Clint Bowyers is now claiming that the new rules basically require you to cheat to even have a modicum of success....
2019-05-31, 23:39

What It's Like When Your Teen Is a Race Car Driver I’m guessing that a lot of you out there look up to your fathers, and some of you have even followed in their footsteps in some way or another. In which case, you can compare yourselves to 17-year-old Oliver Solberg, son of 2003 World Rally Championship winner and bona fide driving legend, Petter So...
2019-07-09, 19:26

Have You Ever Reported A Dangerous Driver? Sometimes, you have to look past our national no-snitching policy and report a driver who is endangering themselves and others on the road. Where do you draw the line?...
2019-09-17, 10:26

Amsterdam’s Mayor Proposes Changes to City’s Red Light District to End Window Displays (THE HAGUE, Netherlands) — The windows where scantily clad sex workers stand to attract customers in Amsterdam could be closing for good. The city’s mayor proposed fundamental changes Wednesday to the network of narrow alleys and canal side streets that make up Amsterdam’s famed re...
2019-07-03, 18:39

The world's busiest airport is about to ban smoking as places to light up get harder to find Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport will snuff out its smoking lounges on Jan. 2, 2020. Places for smokers to light up inside airports are becoming harder to find....
2019-07-21, 20:26

Trump rolls back regulations on energy-saving light bulbs The filing from the Energy Department would prevent new efficiency requirements from implementation on Jan. 1 under a previous law passed during President George W. Bush's administration in 2007....
2019-09-04, 18:13

Buy Any Two Nectar Sunglasses Or Blue Light-Blocking Glasses, Get a Third Pair Free I know it’s after Labor Day, but sunglasses can come in handy year-round, and blue light-blocking glasses can really be used all year long. Today at Nectar, if you buy any two glasses (be they sun-blocking or blue light-blocking), you can get any third pair for free with promo code KINJAFREE. They a...
2019-09-04, 21:26

Wireless nanowire lasers absorb infrared, emit blue light Enlarge / This article is about lasers (not necessarily the one pictured). (credit: Knick Banas / Flickr) Some of us are anxiously awaiting the photonics revolution, where photons will band together to overthrow the tyranny of electrons. One of the perpetual problems that's slowing up the revoluti...
2019-06-01, 22:26

British musician couple killed in Swiss light aircraft crash A British composer of film and television music and an acclaimed saxophonist died along with their baby in a plane crash in Switzerland on Sunday, a family spokesman said on Tuesday....
2019-08-28, 08:13

The Polaroid Lab uses the light from your phone’s screen to turn digital photos into Polaroids When all of us are carrying phones that can snap a thousand photos a minute and are connected to cloud systems that can store millions, there’s an undeniable charm to physical photos. The ones deemed worthy; the ones so special that they must be transformed from bit to atom. While photo printe...
2019-09-10, 20:00

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2019-08-02, 04:13

Trump admin gives green light for major arms sale to Taiwan The Trump administration has informally greenlit a potential major arms sale to Taiwan involving dozens of new F-16 fighter jets, according to administration officials and others familiar with the matter....
2019-08-17, 11:00

Light trucks drive Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Hyundai to gains The biggest Asian automakers in the U.S. posted double-digit sales gains last month in the latest sign that the market is picking up strength as the summer advances. Overall U.S. light-vehicle deliveries are forecast to rise for the second straight month, helped by bigger deals and key Labor Day hol...
2019-09-04, 18:39

'Stranger Things' helps shine a light on the flaws in Netflix's strategy Netflix is driving buzz ahead of this season of "Stranger Things," but the branding push reveals a shortcoming in its business model: It is a perpetual renter and not an owner of content....
2019-07-04, 16:26

Ostrichpillow Light - the sleep turban that has transformed my long-haul journeys Far more presentable than the frankly ridiculous original Ostrichpillow, and offering the total darkness an eye mask can never match, this is the only way to flyI remember seeing an Ostrichpillow for the first time. It looked like a bulb of garlic had mated with a football mascot and their spawn had...
2019-09-17, 10:52