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

Number of Uninsured Americans Rises for First Time in Decade

The number of Americans without health insurance climbed in 2018, according to federal data, largely thanks to a decline in coverage under public health programs such as Medicaid....

Number of Uninsured Americans Rises for First Time in Decade

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Number of uninsured Americans up for first time since Obama's election Census Bureau report finds there was an increase of 1.9 million uninsured people in 2018, up 0.5 percentage pointsThe proportion of Americans without health insurance edged up in 2018 – the first increase in nearly a decade after coverage had significantly increased under Barack Obama’s health care ...
2019-09-10, 21:13

The Great Recession was a decade ago, but 23% of Americans are worse off now than before One in four Americans say that their financial situation hasn't changed since the Great Recession, while 23% say they're now worse off financially.       ...
2019-06-16, 17:13

More Americans Went Without Health Insurance Last Year. It’s the First Increase in Almost a Decade (WASHINGTON) — The proportion of Americans without health insurance edged up in 2018 — the first increase in nearly a decade after coverage had significantly increased under President Barack Obama’s health care law. The Census Bureau also said in an annual report Tuesday that house...
2019-09-10, 22:26

A Frightening Number of Americans Have Never Gotten Tested for HIV Fewer than 40 percent of Americans have ever gotten HIV testing, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. These rates are even lower in states with rural areas where the disease is disproportionately more common.Read more......
2019-06-29, 00:26

Number Of Deaths In Bihar Due To Heatwave Rises To 83 At least 83 people have died in the last four days in three districts of Bihar as a blistering heatwave swept several places in the state, officials said on Tuesday....
2019-06-18, 18:39

Number of Deaths In Afghan Wedding Blast Rises To 80: Officials The death toll from a suicide bomb attack on a wedding reception in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul, has risen to 80, two senior officials said on Wednesday....
2019-08-21, 23:13

Number Of Deaths In Surat Coaching Centre Fire Rises To 22 Two students, injured in the massive fire at a coaching centre in Gujarat's Surat, died in hospital today, the police said. The number of deaths in the tragic incident has risen to 22....
2019-05-26, 01:52

Number Of Dead From Hurricane Dorian In Bahamas Rises To 43: Authorities The death toll from Hurricane Dorian's devastating rampage across the Bahamas rose to 43 Friday, a number authorities said is likely to climb "significantly," even as rescuers plucked desperate......
2019-09-07, 15:26

Number Of Deaths In Assam Floods Rises To 64, Water Recedes In Some Areas With the death of five more people, the number of deaths in Assam floods rose to 64 on Sunday, even as water showed receding trends in some areas of the state....
2019-07-21, 21:39

French explosion: Number of injured rises to 13 as police search for suspect France's counter-terrorism prosecutor, Remy Heitz, said an investigation has been opened for "attempted murderer in relation with a terrorist undertaking" and "criminal terrorist association."...
2019-05-25, 16:00

Number Of Dead In Maharashtra Boat Tragedy Rises To 17; 4 Lakh Evacuated With the recovery of five more bodies, the number of dead in the boat capsize tragedy in Sangli district has gone up to 17, even as over four lakh people have so far been been evacuated from......
2019-08-11, 11:52

This Sunday is Cut the Cord Day! A record number of Americans are cutting their cable bill (NBC News) Last quarter one million people opted out of satellite and cable TV. However, most aren’t cutting ties completely and are turning to streaming services instead. If you’re cutting the cord to save money keep in mind video subscriptions and internet service can quickly add up. &...
2019-07-06, 07:52

Dengue death toll rises in Malaysia, number of cases close to double Malaysia saw a rise in deaths caused by dengue to 113 by August 3, compared to 70 cases in the same period last year, the health ministry said on Saturday....
2019-08-10, 14:39

Senate Approves Tax Treaties for First Time in Decade Pressure from business groups — and the triumph of Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky over his junior partner, Rand Paul — spurred lawmakers to approve updates to the international treaties....
2019-07-18, 07:13

US Federal Reserve lowers interest rate for first time in over a decade The US central bank cut interest rates for the first time since 2008, citing concerns about the global economy. The move comes amid economic uncertainties amid President Donald Trump's trade wars and Brexit....
2019-08-01, 07:26

Federal Reserve cuts interest rates for the first time in a decade The Federal Reserve is cutting its key interest rate for the first time in a decade to try to counter threats ranging from uncertainties caused by President Donald Trump’s trade wars to chronically low inflation and a dim global outlook. The central bank cut its benchmark rate — which affects ...
2019-07-31, 23:13

US factory sector shrinking for first time in a decade; UK retailers gloomy – business live Disappointing data from US, UK and Germany raises concerns over the global economyLatest: US factory sector is shrinking this monthCBI: UK retail sales balance worst since 200858% of retailers report falling sales this monthEarlier:Eurozone growth has picked up, but remains weakFrench private sector...
2019-08-22, 19:39

Gold rises to $1,500 an ounce for first time in six years Rise comes amid concerns over US-China trade conflict and European marketsThe price of gold has risen to $1,500 an ounce (£1,234.45 at market rates on Wednesday) for the first time in six years as investors seek shelter in low-risk assets amid concerns about the global economy.The spot gold price ro...
2019-08-07, 23:39

EU election turnout rises for the first time, hits 50% Around half of eligible voters cast their ballot in European elections, a bloc-wide estimate showed on Sunday, the first time turnout has risen in four decades of continent-wide voting....
2019-05-26, 23:26

German Unemployment Rises for the First Time in Five Years Germany’s jobless rate climbed unexpectedly in May, the first increase in more than five years, in a sign that a recent slowdown in growth is spreading further through Europe’s largest economy....
2019-05-30, 00:52

Number of migrants arrested on southwest border dips for first time in 2019 The number of migrants apprehended by immigration authorities along the southwest border in June dropped for the first time this year, the Department of Homeland Security said in a statement Tuesday. The agency said 104,000 migrants were taken into custody over the course of the month, a 28 percent ...
2019-07-10, 15:13

French all-time record temperature rises further to 45.8 degrees France saw a temperatures rise to record levels for the third time in a same day on Friday as a sweltering heatwave engulfed much of southern and central Europe, French state weather agency Meteo France said....
2019-06-28, 17:52

Rupee Rises To 68 Levels For First Time Since April 11: 10 Things To Know The rupee rose to as much as 68.91 against the US dollar on Friday. That marked the first time the rupee appreciated to 68 levels against the greenback in intraday trade since April 11 this year. The......
2019-06-28, 12:39

Europeans stun Americans to win Solheim Cup for first time since 2013 The Europeans grabbed the Solheim Cup Sunday, edging out the Americans in singles play in Gleneagles, Scotland, by a slim margin.        ...
2019-09-16, 02:00

U.S. consumer inflation outlook rises for first time in three months: NY Fed survey U.S. consumers in June lifted their inflation expectations for the first time in three months, New York Fed data showed on Monday, reducing pressure on central bankers to cut rates significantly to support economic momentum....
2019-07-08, 19:39

U.S. consumer inflation outlook rises for 1st time in 3 months -NY Fed survey U.S. consumers in June lifted their inflation expectations for the first time in three months, New York Fed data showed on Monday, reducing pressure on central bankers to cut rates significantly to support economic momentum....
2019-07-08, 18:52

Gallup: For 2nd time in 30 years, less than half of Americans view NRA favorably For just the second time in 30 years, the share of Americans who view the National Rifle Association favorably has fallen below 50 percent, a new survey showed Friday....
2019-09-14, 02:26

UPDATE 1-U.S. consumer inflation outlook rises for 1st time in 3 months -NY Fed survey U.S. consumers in June lifted their inflation expectations for the first time in three months, New York Fed data showed on Monday, reducing pressure on central bankers to cut rates significantly to support economic momentum....
2019-07-08, 18:52

Nearly 2 million more uninsured under Trump The number of people without health insurance rose by 1.9 million people from 2017 to 2018 despite strong economic performance, according to a report released Tuesday by the U.S. Census Bureau....
2019-09-10, 20:52

AOC Talks About the Crushing Anxiety of Being Uninsured I would like to go to the doctor soon. I’m not exactly sick, but I’ve got a few moles that I want looked at and a few persistent stress injuries from the gym that I’d appreciate a medical professional’s advice on. I cannot go to the doctor right now, because under my current Oscar insurance plan I o...
2019-07-11, 04:13

Big drop in uninsured drivers caught on UK roads News 30 May, 2019 Last year saw the lowest number of uninsured drivers caught on the road since 2012, even though 2017, by contrast, saw the most...
2019-05-30, 04:00

How Americans' financial behavior has changed: Less stock picking, more part-time work Many Americans have altered the way they invest, file tax returns, work jobs and even receive pay in recent years. See the major trends.       ...
2019-06-24, 03:39

Drug assistance programs offer little charity to uninsured (Reuters Health) - Many patients who receive assistance from charities set up to defray prescription drugs costs may already have insurance that covers most the cost for their medications, a U.S. study suggests....
2019-08-07, 00:39

Outdated FEMA flood maps cost uninsured homeowners millions FEMA maps leave some 100 million Americans and 35 to 40 million uninsured homes and businesses at risk of flooding, according to flood risk group.       ...
2019-07-22, 21:13

Planned Parenthood Could Lose Millions in Preventative Care Funding for Poor and Uninsured Patients on Monday A new Trump administration abortion rule may cause Planned Parenthood to be “forced out” of a federal program on Monday that helps to fund reproductive healthcare care like cancer screenings, STD testing and birth control for 1.5 million of its patients. The healthcare nonprofit declared...
2019-08-16, 16:00

Gold rises, Silver rises The May gold contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange closed today at $1,273.60 an ounce — up $1.60.The current silver contract on the “NYMEX” closed at $14.41 an ounce — up 4 cents. The post Gold rises, Silver rises appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-05-22, 21:39

How 'art world insider' became the look of the decade As culture has become more visual, clothes that speak of galleries, exhibitions and artist studios have found widespread appeal. These are style ideals that speak of purpose, plans – and the legacy of Pheobe PhiloRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supp...
2019-09-17, 13:00

A decade after the big one, what kind of recession will we have next? It’s been more than a decade since the last downturn. This is what happens during one, and why the next one won’t be like the Great Recession at all.       ...
2019-08-19, 14:26

Thyssenkrupp to cut CO2 emissions by 30% over next decade German submarines-to-elevators conglomerate Thyssenkrupp said on Tuesday that it planned to drastically cut its carbon dioxide emissions over the next decade, banking on more efficient ways to produce steel, one of its trademark products....
2019-07-02, 15:26

After a decade of expanding economy, are you better off? The economic expansion now is a decade old, but are your finances looking just as good? Here are some ways to check.       ...
2019-07-20, 18:13

U.S. TVA to cut carbon emission by 70 percent by end of next decade: CEO The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) expects to reduce carbon emissions at the U.S.-owned power generator by 70 percent from 2005 levels by the end of the next decade, the company's chief executive officer said on Friday....
2019-06-01, 02:13

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

The new Mini Electric has been a decade in the making Mini's first trials of a battery-powered model showed promise, and the new car shows how far things have come It’s nearly a decade since the field trials of the Mini E prototype in the UK. Loaned to selected members of the public (as well as in other countries including the US and Germany), it was ...
2019-07-09, 14:39

9/11 health bill to cost $10.2B over next decade: CBO The Congressional Budget Office said Thursday that legislation that would extend the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund bill would cost American taxpayers $10.2 billion over the next decade. The cash goes toward first responders and their families, along with neighborhood victims, who were sickened from ...
2019-07-12, 01:52

Most memorable Emmys moments of the last decade Ahead of the 2019 Emmys, we're looking back at the most memorable bits, speeches and controversies in the last decade of the award show.        ...
2019-09-04, 17:00

Disney has 60 movies in the works for the next decade — here they all are Lucasfilm Walt Disney Studios has released a list of scheduled movies through 2027. In addition to "Star Wars" movies and Marvel projects, Disney now has films from Fox. Disney acquired Fox film studios (20th Century Fox, Fox Searchlight Pictures, and Blue Sky Studios) in 2019. Walt Disney Stud...
2019-06-19, 23:52

BMW just had its weakest earnings in a decade. Now the CEO is stepping down BMW CEO Harald Krueger is stepping down in the wake of the luxury automaker's weakest earnings performance in a decade.       ...
2019-07-05, 19:39

Another Chinese Grand Slam champion due in next decade: Li China will likely produce another Grand Slam women's champion in the next decade, predicts Li Na, the only player from her nation to taste victory in any of tennis's four biggest tournaments....
2019-07-19, 06:00

They Didn’t Speak for Nearly a Decade. Then They Made a Show About It. After starring together in “The Last Five Years” and “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels,” Norbert Leo Butz and Sherie Rene Scott had a “fracture” in their relationship. How do you set that to music?...
2019-07-08, 20:52

JP Morgan's market guru says his 'once in a decade' trade is upon us J.P. Morgan's chief quant says that the big rotation into value names should continue, and that stocks should move higher into October, and beyond....
2019-09-12, 02:52

Fed chairman hints at first interest rate cut in over a decade Officials believe weakening global economy and rising trade tensions strengthened the case for a rate cut, Jerome Powell wroteThe US looks increasingly likely to cut interest rates for the first time in over a decade, the Federal Reserve chairman, Jerome Powell, hinted on Wednesday.“Many” Fed offici...
2019-07-10, 16:13

10 things visitors can do in Dubai that they couldn't a decade ago Dubai has seen a lot of changes over the last decade -- to culture and custom as well as skylines and shorelines. We looks at some of the new possibilities for foreigners....
2019-07-22, 12:13

Firmware security has barely improved over last decade A new survey of over 6,000 firmware images has found no improvement in firmware security over the last 15 years as well as lax security standards for the software running connected devices from Linksys, NETGEAR and other major hardware vendors.The survey was carried out by chief scientist at the Cyb...
2019-08-17, 03:13

Wilkin Castillo's First MLB Hit In Over A Decade Was A Go-Ahead RBI Double For the first time in over 10 years, 35-year-old Wilkin Castillo got a hit in the majors, and it was a pretty sweet one at that. In the top of seventh with two outs against the Phillies, Castillo smoked an RBI double into right field that sent two runners home and gave the Marlins a lead they wouldn...
2019-06-23, 20:52

Global renewables investment to triple this decade: U.N. Global investment in new capacity for renewable energy is on course to reach $2.6 trillion by the end of this decade, more than triple the amount of the previous decade, a report commissioned by the U.N. Environment Programme says....
2019-09-06, 01:00

Human impact on oceans doubled during last decade The impact of humans on the world's oceans has doubled during the last ten years, according to a new study by researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbara....
2019-08-14, 04:00

Relax, experts say it's at least a decade before you can buy a self-driving vehicle Experts in the auto and tech industries say the challenges of perfecting self-driving vehicles will keep autonomous vehicles from taking off anytime soon, according to a J.D. Power survey....
2019-07-31, 17:39

How Frank Ocean Quietly Ruled the Decade The boundary-breaking singer-songwriter avoids social media, weaves R&B with other kinds of music and has become a sensation despite flouting music-industry conventions....
2019-08-05, 18:13

Paris bookends remarkable decade for Barty Ashleigh Barty hated her first trip to Paris but 10 years later, after one of the more remarkable tennis journeys, she woke up in the French capital on Sunday as queen of Roland Garros....
2019-06-09, 15:52

The Best Man capped off one decade of black rom-coms and inspired another From the late ’90s to the mid 2010s, Sanaa Lathan and Taye Diggs starred in five major romantic comedies, two of them opposite one another. Yet when people rattle off lists of the genre’s biggest stars, their names seldom appear alongside rom-com players like Kate Hudson and Hugh Grant. That’s parti...
2019-07-19, 13:26

Woods wins Masters to end decade in the wilderness "Tiger Woods completed one of sport\u0027s great all-time comebacks to end an 11-year major title drought at the Masters on Sunday by claiming a fifth Green Jacket at Augusta National Golf Club."...
2019-05-21, 18:39

Humans have been listening to our ‘AI-transcribed’ conversations for over a decade It was a scandal. Third-party contractors, many working from places where data protection legislation is lax (or even non-existent), were listening and transcribing recordings of conversations from people who unwittingly believed robots were doing all the work. Conversations about work, finance, and...
2019-08-14, 14:39

India will build its own space station in the next decade Yesterday, Indian Space and Research Organization (ISRO) announced its ambitious plan to put up a space station in the next decade. The space agency’s chief, K. Sivan, said the idea is to build the space station in the next seven years, and launch it by 2030. Sivan mentioned that India doesn’t plan ...
2019-06-14, 12:13

Back to school after a decade of austerity - podcast As the chancellor, Sajid Javid, gears up for what could be a pre-election spending review, education correspondent Sally Weale tells Anushka Asthana how nearly 10 years of government cutbacks in school funding have fed through to the classroom. Plus Dr David Nicholl, a consultant neurologist, on why...
2019-09-04, 09:00

NYC business outlook tumbles to decade-low in June: ISM-NY The six-month business outlook among New York City's purchasing managers dropped to the lowest level in a decade in June, signaling a further deterioration in future business activity in the area, a report released on Tuesday showed....
2019-07-02, 16:39

Climate change displaced 55 species from UK in last decade A new study utilising social media images of animals online has revealed that at least 55 species in the UK have been displaced by climate change over the last decade....
2019-07-18, 22:26

South Africa’s economy plummets by most in about a decade JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa says its economy dropped by the largest amount in about a decade, hurting newly elected President Cyril Ramaphosa’s efforts at growth and reforms. The government on Tuesday said the economy declined by 3.2% in the first quarter of 2019 from the fourth quarter o...
2019-06-04, 13:39

Netflix Reports First Drop in U.S. Users in Nearly a Decade Netflix ended the second quarter with fewer subscribers than expected, an underwhelming performance that comes as a slew of rivals are about to enter the field of streaming services....
2019-07-18, 09:13

Eurozone jobless rate lowest in over a decade FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The unemployment rate has fallen fell to its lowest since August 2008 in the 19 countries that use the euro, as domestic demand keeps growth chugging despite ill winds from slowing global trade. The European Union statistics agency said Tuesday that unemployment fell to 7.6...
2019-06-04, 13:39

An entire Arctic ecosystem could vanish within the next decade The Barents Sea, home to a diverse array of wildlife, could be completely gone in just a few years – perhaps the most dramatic impact of climate change yet seen...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Federal Deficits to Grow More Than Expected in Next Decade, CBO Says Federal deficits are projected to grow much more than expected over the next decade thanks to the two-year budget agreement struck last month, the Congressional Budget Office said....
2019-08-21, 19:00

Ken Lerer steps down as BuzzFeed’s chairman after decade in role News website BuzzFeed’s Ken Lerer is stepping down as chairman after a decade in the role, the company said Tuesday. Lerer, along with founder Jonah Peretti, has driven the viral news website’s expansion into a globally recognized media name over the past decade with its mix of serious news reportin...
2019-06-27, 18:39

How your business can reach digital success in the next decade: 5 tips Past business decisions can act as guidance for the future. Here are five ways companies can use past experiences as lessons for the new digital age....
2019-08-06, 16:13

Rewatch the Most Popular YouTube Videos From Exactly a Decade Ago Using This Site I’m a sucker for those “On This Day” reminders from social media sites. Without fail, I’m delighted when Facebook resurfaces a picture I posted a decade ago of friends, and I like it when Instagram reminds me of a picture I posted a few years prior....
2019-09-01, 07:39

23 dead, 1,000 evacuated as Mumbai hit by heaviest rain in a decade At least 23 people have died, 1,000 residents have been evacuated and some public services have been suspended as India's largest city, Mumbai, experiences its worst rains in a decade....
2019-07-02, 15:39

2018 was third-deadliest of the decade on American roads, NHTSA says The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimated Monday that 36,750 people were killed in the U.S. in traffic crashes in 2018.       ...
2019-06-18, 04:39

Univision, Privately Owned for More Than a Decade, Explores Sale Univision Communications is exploring strategic options including a possible sale, a process that could culminate in a long-sought deal for the Spanish-language broadcaster’s private-equity owners....
2019-07-04, 03:26

Federal Reserve cuts interest rates by 0.25% – its first in a decade US central bank signals growth is slowing in the world’s largest economyThe US Federal Reserve has cut interest rates for the first time in more than a decade in an indication that the world’s largest economy is running out of steam.The US central bank cut its key benchmark interest rate by a quarte...
2019-07-31, 21:00

Factbox: U.S. arms sales to Taiwan in past decade The United States is pursuing the sale of more than $2 billion worth of tanks and other weapons to Taiwan, sources familiar with the situation told Reuters, prompting anger from China....
2019-06-06, 14:00

Oil edges up despite IEA report showing demand growth at decade low Oil prices inched higher on Friday supported by expectations of more OPEC production cuts despite the International Energy Agency (IEA) reporting demand growth at its lowest level since the financial crisis of 2008....
2019-08-09, 16:00

ICE raids in Mississippi arrest 680, making for the largest in over a decade The raids happened just hours before President Donald Trump visited El Paso, Texas, the majority-Latino city where a man linked to an online screed about a ``Hispanic invasion'' was charged in a shooting that left 22 people dead....
2019-08-08, 15:26

Century-old Brooklyn firehouse finds buyer after a decade A charming 1920s firehouse that formerly housed Oscar-winning director Spike Lee’s production company has finally found a buyer after being on and off the market for the past 10 years. The 25-foot-wide home, at 124 DeKalb Avenue in Fort Greene, was last asking $4.9 million and was once listed for as...
2019-08-08, 12:39

Postal Service Reports First Drop in Packages in Nearly a Decade The U.S. Postal Service delivered fewer packages in the latest quarter for the first time in nine years, as Amazon.com, United Parcel Service and FedEx increasingly deliver orders themselves....
2019-08-10, 11:00

Why it took Ashley Wagner a decade to talk about her sexual assault Olympic figure skater Ashley Wagner tells USA TODAY Sports she was sexually assaulted by the late John Coughlin in June 2008.       ...
2019-08-01, 13:26

"Blessed" Leander Paes Closing In On 4th Decade As Pro And 1,000 Racquets Leander Paes continued to defy his years on Friday, two weeks before his 46th birthday, winning his opening doubles match alongside in-form Frenchman Benoit Paire as he goes in search of fifth French......
2019-06-01, 07:00

Apple re-released its decade-old iOS 'Texas Hold'em' game The App Store opened for business 11 years ago this week and to mark the anniversary of its app marketplace, Apple is reviving its old iOS poker game. The redesigned Texas Hold 'em app has a new lease on life with more characters, sharper graphics an......
2019-07-08, 22:39

Trump seeking help from Pakistan to end nearly 2 decade long war in Afghanistan President Trump said he hoped Pakistan would use its influence with the Taliban to advance a peace deal and help end the nearly two-decade old U.S. war....
2019-07-23, 04:52

Global marijuana use rose by 60 percent over the past decade More people than ever are smoking weed around the world. But how can we decide whether to condemn or support the devil's lettuce when our own governments can't seem to figure it out?...
2019-06-27, 19:13

The SLS rocket may have curbed development of on-orbit refueling for a decade Enlarge / The Space Launch System (SLS) rocket’s liquid oxygen tank structural test article was manufactured and stacked in June 2019 at NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans. (credit: NASA) Nearly a decade ago, when Congress directed NASA to build a large rocket based upon space shuttl...
2019-08-01, 18:26

Minecraft at 10: a decade of building things and changing lives As the blocky exploration game and creativity tool reaches its first decade, our games writer – and the father of someone on the autism spectrum – reflects on the impact it has hadHidden away somewhere in my attic is an old Xbox 360 that I’ll never throw away. On its hard drive is a Minecraft save f...
2019-05-21, 21:26

Bait review – one of the defining British films of the decade It’s war between the locals and tourists in a once-thriving Cornish fishing village in Mark Jenkin’s dreamlike masterpieceCornish film-maker Mark Jenkin’s breakthrough feature is a thrillingly adventurous labour of love – a richly textured, rough-hewn gem in which form and content are perfectly comb...
2019-09-01, 21:52

Streaming: is the Brazilian film Araby the movie of the decade? A low-budget road movie that’s been wowing critics for two years finally makes its UK debut, thanks to MubiI was late getting to this week’s selected film – though not as late as film distributors in the UK: it has never been picked up for a cinema or even a DVD release. For more than two years, res...
2019-08-24, 21:13

UP Ministers To Start Paying Tax, Four-Decade-Old Practice Ends The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday decided that ministers will start paying their own income tax, ending a four-decade-old practice of the state exchequer shelling out the amount annually for......
2019-09-13, 21:13

Global restrictions on religion increased over decade, Pew report Restrictions on religion are on the rise, not just under authoritarian regimes but also in European democracies, according to the US Pew center. It found Christians are harassed in 143 countries, and Muslims in 140....
2019-07-16, 07:13

Israel's Netanyahu fights for new term after decade in power Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a battle for political survival in a closely fought election on Tuesday that could end his 10-year domination of national politics....
2019-09-17, 07:39

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

China's Yuan Drops to Weakest Level in More Than a Decade China’s yuan weakened further, at one point nearing 7.2 to the dollar, less than a month after Beijing let the currency pass a threshold it had previously defended....
2019-09-03, 09:00

Commodity Bear Market: Lost Decade or Found Opportunity? When’s the last time you looked at a chart and forecast that correctly anticipated a seven-year trend? See a case-in-point for yourself, in this Chart of the Day....
2019-05-21, 19:13

Trophy apartment on the market over a decade finally sells after $20M in discounts A striking-looking co-op at the Police Building in downtown Manhattan — a former gymnasium that got a 1988 redesign by architect Charles Gwathmey — has finally sold after 11 years on and off the market and nearly $20 million in discounts. The transaction quietly hit city records on July 1 showing a ...
2019-07-18, 01:00

Woman accused of drowning son, 12, more than decade after first attempt to kill him as baby A woman, who was prosecuted in Montana for trying to drown her baby son more than a decade ago, has been accused of killing the now 12-year-old boy by drowning him in California, authorities have said....
2019-07-02, 11:13

Nuclear power in Australia not realistic for at least a decade, Ziggy Switkowski says Expert who led 2006 review says ban on nuclear should be lifted, but much more overseas evidence is needed on small modular reactorsIt will be about a decade before it is clear whether small nuclear reactors are suitable for Australia and would take about 15 years to bring a plant online if a decisi...
2019-08-29, 10:00

The decade's hottest stocks show hunger for tech companies Almost 400 companies are now valued at more than $1 billion according to a new list of the most profitable companies. Find out what $100 in stock would have bought you in 2000 versus now....
2019-09-03, 21:26

I’ve Reported on Modi for Over a Decade. His Hindu Nationalist Ideas Will Be Even More Dangerous Now When the results started trickling in on Thursday showing Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist BJP government were set for a landslide victory after a divisive and polarizing campaign, I was not shocked. As a journalist, I have covered Modi’s career since his days as t...
2019-05-24, 18:52

Panna Reserve Sees Tiger Population Grow To 50 From Zero In A Decade Panna, a Madhya Pradesh district world famous for its diamond mines, has scripted a remarkable turnaround in tiger population, taking the number of big cats in its reserve to over 50 from zero a......
2019-08-03, 00:13

Immigrants' Kids Were Left Scared and Alone After Largest ICE Raid in a Decade U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested nearly 700 workers in a raid on seven chicken processing plants in Morton, MS, on Wednesday, leaving behind devastated children without parents to pick them up from school, let them into their homes, or feed them....
2019-08-09, 09:39

Storing sperm in a freezer for a decade hardly affects birth rates Many countries impose time limits on storing frozen sperm, but a sperm bank study has found this may not be necessary as it has little effect on birth rates...
2019-06-27, 22:26

Tesla's chart looks like Netflix did a decade ago—and it could see a similarly huge recovery Tesla's stock resembles Netflix in 2011 before its epic rally, says Eddie Yoon, founder of EddieWouldGrow and author of the book "Superconsumers."...
2019-06-13, 02:52

China locks down Xinjiang a decade after deadly ethnic riots A decade after deadly riots tore through northwestern China where Muslim Uighurs live, the region of Xinjiang is blanketed by police surveillance and checkpoints...
2019-07-06, 05:39

How State Races Starting This Fall Will Shape Congress for the Next Decade Jessica Post is stuck in traffic 63 miles south of Washington, D.C., when she pulls an iPhone to her ear. “How’s everything going with your family?” she asks a contender for Virginia’s state legislature this fall. “We are all in for your run. I was reading about your op...
2019-09-05, 16:39

2018 was third-deadliest year of the decade on American roads, NHTSA says The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimated Monday that 36,750 people were killed in the U.S. in traffic crashes in 2018.       ...
2019-06-17, 20:00

Friends costume designer Debra McGuire on making the look of a decade She created the looks for six of TV’s best known characters – and influenced the wardrobe of a generation. Here McGuire talks Joey’s jackets, Phoebe’s prints – and finding fame with a young, new crowdRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplementFriends...
2019-09-12, 13:00

British Airways to resume Pakistan flights next week after a decade British Airways will resume flights to Pakistan next week a decade after it suspended operations following a major hotel bombing, becoming the first Western airline to restart flights to the South Asian country....
2019-05-24, 15:00

Trade row slams stocks, yuan slumps to lowest in over a decade Global stocks fell for a sixth day on Monday as an escalation of a trade war between the United States and China spooked markets and the yuan fell to its lowest levels in over a decade....
2019-08-05, 16:13

Private investigator has spent a decade on Jeffrey Epstein's trail When Detective Michael Fisten hung up his badge after 30 years in law enforcement and started a new career as a private investigator, he thought his first case wouldn't last more than a couple of weeks....
2019-07-21, 05:52

Boy's E. coli-linked death traced to supermarket burger he ate nearly a decade ago A 10-year-old French boy who contracted a severe E.coli infection from a beef roughly eight years ago has died from complications related to the infection, French media reports. ...
2019-09-17, 21:00

A decade after the crash, Barclays bets again on bundling U.S. home loans Ten years on from the global financial crisis caused by a crash in bonds tied to U.S. home loans, Britain's Barclays is betting a return to that market can bring in bumper revenues to fortify its investment bank....
2019-05-28, 16:00

Effects of smoking on the heart, blood vessels take at least a decade to fade New research shows that people who smoke a pack of cigarettes a day for 20 years, for at least a decade after quitting, have a higher risk for cardiovascular disease than those who never smoked....
2019-08-20, 21:39

Rapper Meek Mill seeks new trial to end decade-long probation Lawyers for Meek Mill on Tuesday asked a Pennsylvania appeals court to overturn a 2008 drugs and gun conviction that has kept the rapper on probation for a decade and made him a celebrity advocate for U.S. criminal justice reform....
2019-07-17, 02:52

Global drone market estimated to reach $14 billion over next decade: study The worldwide non-military drone market, dominated by manufacturers in China, will triple in size to $14.3 billion in sales over the next decade, a study released on Wednesday said, even as U.S. officials warn of national security risks....
2019-07-18, 03:01

After Blues’ triumph, Raptors could become latest team with title breakthrough this decade Since 2010, eight fan bases across the four major sports leagues have enjoyed their teams' first championships, and some other squads have also ended epic droughts....
2019-06-13, 18:39

Indian Sugar Glut Pushes Prices Close to Decade Lows August has been a bitter month for sugar traders as a potential surfeit of Indian exports, the strong dollar and a slowing world economy combined to push prices toward their lowest level in a decade....
2019-08-26, 21:13

After a decade of discourse, (500) Days Of Summer is basically the Fight Club of rom-coms The most memorable sequence of (500) Days Of Summer plays out in split screen, with one side capturing the romanticized expectations of how a party will go and the other side depicting the disappointing reality. It’s an aching gut punch of a scene that uses the language of cinema to encapsulate a fe...
2019-08-16, 16:26

Energy industry's carbon emissions rise at fastest rate in nearly a decade BP report reveals that swings in global temperatures are increasing the use of fossil fuelsCarbon emissions from the global energy industry rose by the fastest rate in almost a decade in 2018 after surprise swings in global temperatures stoked extra demand for fossil fuels.BP’s annual global energy ...
2019-06-11, 17:13

Parity? Mediocrity? What past decade of Grand Slams tells us about tennis The men's and women's tours have skewed down divergent paths of late despite the similar names at the top. At the end of a decade's worth of play, we step back and take stock....
2019-08-26, 18:52

Man gets 10 years in prison for sexually abusing family member for half a decade TUCSON – A man was sentenced to 10 years in prison Aug. 12 after he was convicted for sexually abusing a family member for half a decade. According to Pima County Attorney’s Office, Chris M. Dibler was arrested by Tucson Police Department for allegedly sexually abusing a young family mem...
2019-08-20, 01:52

Netanyahu's decade-long rule in doubt as coalition talks falter Israeli PM has until midnight to form government but no breakthrough in sightBenjamin Netanyahu has until midnight to form a new ruling coalition or face the possible end of his decade of leadership of Israel.As the hours ticked by, there was no sign of a breakthrough in talks with the far-right for...
2019-05-29, 14:00

Britain launches first major auction for offshore wind leases in a decade Britain has launched its first major auction of offshore wind farm leases in a decade, offering sites with the combined potential to power more than six million homes....
2019-09-19, 04:13

What’s happening in Hong Kong? Scenes from the biggest protests in half a decade. Clashes in Hong Kong turn violent as protesters challenge a new extradition bill that would effectively apply China’s justice system to the people of Hong Kong...
2019-06-12, 21:39

United Nations predicts global food prices will drop over next decade The global prices for many agricultural products are expected to fall over the next decade, despite a growing population's rapidly increasing demand for food, the United Nations predicts....
2019-07-10, 09:26

METALS-Shanghai nickel jumps, LME 3-month spread at decade high Shanghai nickel prices surged, while a key indicator of supply shortage jumped to a decade high on Friday, amid ongoing worries about supplies disruption from top ore producer Indonesia....
2019-08-16, 12:52

A decade ago, these girls weren’t allowed to play lacrosse. Now they inspire a reservation. For the St. Regis Mohawk Reservation along the U.S.-Canada border in New York, a high school girls' lacrosse team has been tied to a cultural resurgence for the tribe and helped empower girls at a time when indigenous women face a great risk of violence....
2019-06-17, 18:00

LeBron James, Michael Jordan included in 'NBA2K' All-Decade teams LeBron James, Kevin Durant and NBA legends -- including Michael Jordan -- are part of the four All-Decade teams announced by video game franchise "NBA2K."...
2019-08-14, 18:13

Forget Game of Thrones. Orange Is the New Black Is the Most Important TV Show of the Decade “Prison is just not as romantic as all those ’70s exploitation movies made it out to be,” Nicky Nichols, an inmate played by Natasha Lyonne, says to Alex Vause (Laura Prepon) in the emotional seventh and final season of Orange Is the New Black. “I want my money back.” T...
2019-07-23, 09:00

In Mumbai, Heaviest Rain In 24 Hours In A Decade, 16 Dead, Holiday Today Sixteen people were killed as heavy rain pounded Mumbai and its surrounding areas overnight, flooding the airport and paralysing local trains, the lifeline of India's commercial capital. The city......
2019-07-02, 08:39

Musicians lament reported loss of recordings in decade-old Universal fire Several big-name musicians voiced dismay on Wednesday that some of their recordings may have been among thousands of original masters that The New York Times Magazine reported were lost in the Universal Studios Hollywood backlot fire of 2008....
2019-06-13, 17:00

Measles in Europe: infection rates highest in a decade, says UN health agency Although more children than ever before are being vaccinated against measles across Europe, overall infection rates are the highest in a decade, and a three-fold increase on last year, according to new data published on Thursday by the World Health Organization (WHO)....
2019-05-21, 16:39

A Writer Followed 3 Women’s Sex Lives for Nearly a Decade. The Result Is a Compelling Portrait of Desire “Express yourself, don’t repress yourself/ Express yourself, don’t repress yourself.” The opening lines from Madonna’s song “Human Nature” are pretty simple. And yet when it was released in 1995, the song wasn’t just a song; it was an artist’s sl...
2019-06-28, 01:26

Global Stocks Sink On Trade War Fears As Yuan Slumps To Decade Low China on Monday let the yuan tumble beyond the key 7-per-dollar level for the first time in more than a decade, in a sign Beijing might be willing to tolerate further currency weakness in the face of......
2019-08-05, 18:39

Power tools firm Husqvarna CEO sees battery restraints for another decade The head of Husqvarna, the world's biggest gardening power tools maker, said it could take another decade before batteries on the market have enough range to electrify some of the company's still petrol-driven products....
2019-07-16, 13:52

Sydney facing first water restrictions in a decade as drought grips New South Wales Rapidly falling water levels in Sydney’s dams have prompted the state government to bring in water restrictions earlier than expected From sharing showers to native plants: give us your tips on how to save waterSydney is facing stage one water restrictions for the first time in a decade as dam level...
2019-05-28, 10:13

The Jonas Brothers Set to Receive Decade Award at the 2019 Teen Choice Awards Months after reuniting as a band, the Jonas Brothers are being honored with a major milestone award. At the 2019 Teen Choice Awards in August, Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas and Kevin Jonas are......
2019-07-18, 00:26

Virginia police renew investigation into decade-old double murder of teens with new reward Two Virginia Tech students shot to death in a campground parking lot a decade ago aren’t being forgotten as investigators hoped to renew interest in the case by upping the reward....
2019-08-25, 21:13

Mumps hits highest level in decade amid fears over 'anti-vaxxers' The NHS has warned of a "stark rise" in measles and mumps cases amid fears that "fake news" on social media is contributing to fewer people getting vaccinated....
2019-08-31, 00:00

Hundreds killed in Brazil's Amazon over land, resources in past decade: HRW report A Human Rights Watch report on Tuesday found that more than 300 people have been killed over the past decade in conflicts over the use of land and resources in the Amazon, many by organized criminal networks profiting from illegal deforestation....
2019-09-18, 00:39

Watch Fed Chair Jerome Powell's news conference live following the first rate cut in a decade Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was set to meet with media members Wednesday following the two-day conclusion of the central bank's policy meeting....
2019-07-31, 20:52

10 Cars That Paved The Way For Jaguar Land Rover's Decade Long Journey In India Jaguar Land Rover is celebrating its 10 year in the Indian market, and here we list down ten JLR cars that paved the road for the Tata Motors-owned British carmaker in India....
2019-06-29, 18:00

Markets plunge after China lets currency fall to a decade low in payback against Trump’s tariffs As the trade war intensifies, global markets tumble and Trump accuses China of currency manipulation. A cheaper renminbi makes Chinese experts cheaper and U.S. goods more expensive in China....
2019-08-05, 19:00

London beehives triple in a decade as city-dwellers join buzz around homemade honey The number of beehives in London has tripled in the last decade as more city-dwellers and commercial kitchens join the growing buzz around home-produced honey....
2019-09-11, 11:52

Coast Guard Academy experiences rise in sexual assault, highest rate in a decade Nearly half of female cadets at the academy said they were sexually harassed, while one in eight women experienced unwanted sexual contact.        ...
2019-07-03, 23:26

Automakers trim production as market weakens – but hope to avoid wholesale cuts of a decade ago Industry officials, including General Motors CEO Mary Barra, say they learned critical lessons during the last recession and hope to be more proactive this time around....
2019-08-10, 17:00

Jeffrey Epstein jail logs: Accused predator met with Alan Dershowitz, Bill Clinton pal a decade ago Wealthy financier and accused child sex predator Jeffrey Epstein had a laundry list of friends visit him while he was in jail in 2008 and 2009, including Alan Dershowitz, a Clinton financier and Epstein's alleged co-conspirators....
2019-07-13, 01:52

The Decade-Long Ballad of Justin Bobby and Audrina Patridge: Real Deal or The Hills Showmance? "Truth and time tells all." Over 10 years later, we're still trying to figure out what truth and time are trying to tell us when it comes to Justin Bobby Brescia and Audrina......
2019-08-12, 23:13

Family arrests at U.S.-Mexico border reach highest monthly level in over decade amid tariff threat U.S. border officers apprehended more than 132,000 people crossing from Mexico in May, an increase over the previous month and the highest monthly level since 2006, reaching what U.S. officials said on Wednesday were "crisis" levels....
2019-06-05, 23:39

Rapper Meek Mill pleads guilty to gun charge, ending decade-long court fight: media Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill's decade-long court fight that turned him into an advocate for criminal justice reform ended on Tuesday after he pleaded guilty to a gun charge and prosecutors dropped all other charges against him, local media reported....
2019-08-27, 19:13

Gov’t wants a new 911-like number just for suicide hotline Send Silence Packing uses empty backpacks to raise awareness for suicide prevention. Photo by Active Minds NEW YORK (AP) — With suicides on the rise, the U.S. government wants to make the national crisis hotline easier to reach. Once implemented, people will just need to dial 988 to seek help. Curre...
2019-08-16, 20:26

Serena's search for the elusive 'number 24' goes on Just how badly things were going for Serena Williams in Saturday's Wimbledon final against Simona Halep was summed up by a booming plea that came from the crowd: "Wake up Serena!"...
2019-07-14, 04:52

Tennis: Barty a win away from world number one Ashleigh Barty will become the first Australian woman to be ranked world number one in more than 40 years if she beats her doubles partner Julia Goerges in the final of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Sunday....
2019-06-23, 01:52

Mathematicians No Longer Stumped by the Number 3 Just on the heels of finding three cubed numbers that sum to 42, scientists have passed another important milestone by finding three enormous cubes that sum to 3.Read more......
2019-09-19, 00:00

Number of speed bumps in UK increases to 42,000 News 18 Jul, 2019 The UK now has 42,000 individual speed bumps on a total of 14,000 different roads, with London Boroughs having the most...
2019-07-18, 19:26

How to Tell If Your iPhone is Refurbished By Looking at Its Model Number There’s always a bit of mystery involved when you’re buying an iPhone second hand. Was the phone purchased new by the person selling it to you? Is it refurbished?...
2019-06-29, 23:00

WH: Number of border crossers falls again The Trump administration says it saw a 30 percent drop in the number of people apprehended at the southern U.S. border from August to July, amid summer heat and aggressive crackdowns on both sides of the border to deter migrants. (Sept. 9)        ...
2019-09-10, 03:13

A remarkable number of restaurants opening in NYC For a city where killer rents and escalating minimum wages supposedly make it impossible to open a new restaurant, it’s remarkable how many new restaurants are opening. CBRE senior vice president Gary Trock, who brokered some of the biggest eatery deals in the past few years — like Avra on East 60th...
2019-09-03, 05:52

Google reveals why it should really, really have your phone number Love it or leave it, two-factor authentication works. It is cumbersome, requires extra steps, but cuts down on hacking and fishing significantly. Google's approach with a recovery phone number for your account works wonders, too, and the company collaborated with New York University and the Universi...
2019-05-21, 15:26

How to save £150 off a new iPhone and keep your number with Sky Mobile If you're in the market for a new mobile phone deal - specifically an iPhone deal or Samsung phone deal - then you might want to take a glance over at Sky Mobile as it could save you £150.Following the new Ofcom regulations, which now help you to switch network by simply sending a text, Sk...
2019-07-02, 00:52

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

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

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

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

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

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

What time is the US Open men's final today? Rafael Nadal vs Daniil Medvedev UK start time Rafael Nadal can win his 19th Grand Slam to move within one of Roger Federer's record with victory in the US Open final against Daniil Medvedev on Sunday....
2019-09-08, 22:26

Kevin Harvick wins Brickyard 400; seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson misses playoffs for first time Clint Bowyer and Ryan Newman clinched the final two playoff berths as Johnson crashed out of the regular-season finale at Indianapolis.       ...
2019-09-09, 00:26

Trump 2020 press secretary: 'Time after time we see these anti-American remarks' from Democrat 'squad' Trump's 2020 campaign national press secretary Kayleigh McEnany continued to target anti-American remarks made by a group of "progressive" freshman congresswomen Monday and defended the president's remarks on Fox News Radio's  "Todd Starnes Show."...
2019-07-16, 03:13

Bye bye space-time: is it time to free physics from Einstein’s legacy? Einstein’s framework for the universe, space-time, is at odds with quantum theory. Overcoming this clash and others is vital to unravelling the true nature of the cosmos...
2019-09-11, 20:13

What time is the US Open men's final? Rafael Nadal vs Daniil Medvedev UK start time and order of play Rafael Nadal can win his 19th Grand Slam to move within one of Roger Federer's record with victory in the US Open final against Daniil Medvedev on Sunday....
2019-09-08, 13:13

An ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape Of His Own: A Decade-Old Recording Just Leaked Of Bernie Sanders Telling Billy Bush That He Hates Sexual Intercourse Because There Are Too Many Odors The most shocking moment of the 2016 presidential election was the release of the infamous Access Hollywood tape in which Donald Trump openly bragged about sexually assaulting women, and now it looks as if one of the frontrunners of the 2020 race may be facing a similar moment of his own: A decade-o...
2019-08-13, 20:13

Number of women in work at 72% record high Women are fast becoming as likely as men to go out to work, as the rising state pension age forces more to postpone retirement, official figures reveal today....
2019-06-11, 16:26

Number of migrants waiting at US border surges to 40,000 In this July 26, 2019 photo, a group of migrants in Tijuana, Mexico, listen to numbers being called for people to claim asylum in the U.S. The long waits are starting to test the patience of immigrants and border towns. (AP Photo/Elliot Spagat) TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — At least 40,000 migrants who hav...
2019-08-09, 07:13

Boris Johnson set to enter Number 10 as UK's next PM revealed Boris Johnson is preparing for power as he awaits the widely expected confirmation that he has defeated Jeremy Hunt in the battle to become the UK's next prime minister....
2019-07-23, 07:52

Azarenka and Halep meet in battle of former number ones A resurgent Victoria Azarenka runs into her biggest test so far at this year's Wimbledon when she meets fellow former world number one Simona Halep on Centre Court on Friday....
2019-07-05, 05:13

The Magic Number for Continued US Jobs Growth The US jobs market has been healthy, but with the economy widely expected to decelerate in the coming year, at what stage might jobs growth begin to fade?...
2019-08-23, 21:39

Ghanaians worried by rising number of kidnappings The release of two kidnapped Canadian women is welcome news in Ghana where people are becoming increasingly anxious at the number of people seized, both locals and foreigners. Almost 70 cases were recorded in 2018....
2019-06-12, 22:26

‘Number neighbors’ is the internet’s latest obsession If you’ve heard of number neighbors recently, you’re not the only one, as the whole thing went viral on social media this past week. But as you’ll see in some examples, not everyone understands what number neighbors are, and can take the whole thing the wrong way. Number neighbor r...
2019-08-09, 18:52

Naomi Osaka Returns To Number One In WTA Rankings Naomi Osaka benefitted from the second round defeat of former number one Ashleigh Barty and the failure of Karolina Pliskova to reach the semis in Toronto....
2019-08-12, 18:26

Google Assistant gets its own phone number in India Google is making its Assistant available to people in India via a phone call, so they don’t need a smart speaker or even a smartphone to access the service. The company announced at its Google for India annual event it has partnered with mobile carrier Vodafone-Idea to enable this feature. And as wi...
2019-09-19, 09:52

New world number one Barty out of Eastbourne with arm injury "New world number one Ashleigh Barty has suffered a Wimbledon injury scare and has withdrawn from this week\u0027s Eastbourne grasscourt tournament."...
2019-06-27, 22:26

DOJ to expand number of marijuana growers for research The move announced Monday would give researchers a wider variety of cannabis to study, Uttam Dhillon, the DEA’s acting administrator, said in a statement....
2019-08-28, 02:13

U.S. rejects twice the number of transplant kidneys as France Based on the country's medical criteria, France would have transplanted over 60 percent of kidneys the United States rejected for the procedure between 2004 and 2014....
2019-08-27, 00:39

Local shelters ‘overwhelmed’ with number of kittens TUCSON – Local shelters are “overwhelmed” with the number of kittens they are currently caring for, according to Pima Animal Care Center. Cat / Pima Animal Care Center says they are seeing a seasonal increase in the number of pets they shelter. Courtesy: PACC / May 21, 2019 “We are in crisis mode,” ...
2019-06-03, 18:39

'No stress' Barty embraces number one tag at Wimbledon If being world number one brings the burden of pressure and expectation then somebody should tell Ash Barty, who began her first Grand Slam at the summit of the women's game at Wimbledon on Tuesday and loved every minute of it....
2019-07-02, 19:39

Bond's number is up: black female actor 'is the new 007' Daniel Craig retains title role but 25th instalment in the franchise reveals codename has been reassigned to British actor Lashana LynchWhile Daniel Craig is set to reprise his role as James Bond in the next film, the franchise is set for a shake-up, with reports claiming that black British actor La...
2019-07-15, 17:13

Italy's PD says open to 5-Star's demand to cut number of MPs Italy's opposition Democratic Party (PD), said on Friday that it accepted the 5-Star Movement's demand to cut the number of lawmakers, making a government deal between the two parties appear more likely....
2019-08-23, 18:00

Turn Off AirDrop to Keep From Leaking Your Phone Number You’re most likely to encounter AirDrop in a public space when you’re blocking some random stranger from sending you a weird picture or greeting. But if you ever need to toss a file between devices—maybe that funny picture you just took of your friends at a bar—wait until you’re home, for security’s...
2019-08-02, 22:39

CFL Week 1: Eskimos will cover big number vs. Alouettes It was another terrible year for the Montreal Alouettes, who went 5-13 in 2018. And the turmoil has carried over to the start of this season as the team, in mind-boggling fashion decided to fire coach Mike Sherman just a week prior to the regular season. This team may struggle out of the gate, with....
2019-06-14, 20:26

The Latest: Spieth’s magic number for US Open: 3-under par PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Jordan Spieth has a magic number: 3-under par. “I’d sign up for 3 under for the next 25 U.S. Opens and just sit and watch,” he said. “I mean, it’s likely anything under par for the next...
2019-06-12, 02:26

Kevin Durant surprisingly changes up number with Nets Kevin Durant has a new team — and a new number. Durant is swapping out his No. 35 for No. 7, the superstar revealed Sunday night. He posted a photo online of his new Nets jersey hanging in the Brooklyn locker room. The Nets and Durant made his four-year, max contract official the same day......
2019-07-08, 04:52

Number of abortions in US falls to lowest since 1973 NEW YORK — The number and rate of abortions across the United States have plunged to their lowest levels since the procedure became legal nationwide in 1973, according to new figures released Wednesday. The report from the Guttmacher Institute, a research group that supports abortion rights, counted...
2019-09-18, 17:39

Aadhaar Number To Be Accepted For GST Registration: Here Are 5 Things To Know "It has been decided to allow the use of Aadhaar by businesses to register with GST-Network," Revenue Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey said addressing a press conference after the 35th GST Council......
2019-06-22, 11:13

Number of Mexican immigrants in the US illegally declines WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pew Research Center has estimated that the number of Mexican immigrants in the U.S. illegally has declined so sharply over the past decade that they no longer make up the majority in that category. There were about 4.9 million Mexicans living in the U.S. illegally in 2017, down...
2019-06-12, 20:52

The New Magic Number for Gaming Laptops Is 300Hz Gaming laptops were out in force today at IFA in Berlin, as both Acer and Asus held their main press conferences just before Europe’s biggest consumer electronics show opens to the public. But while I was buried in computers of all shapes and sizes, two beefy gaming laptops caught my eye: The Acer P...
2019-09-05, 06:52

A Worrying Jobs Number With Trade Hit Looming May’s employment report wasn’t good, and jobs figures for the previous two months were revised down by a combined 75,000 positions. That puts the Federal Reserve in an uncomfortable bind....
2019-06-07, 18:26

Should you ditch your cash? A growing number of cities say no way From Philadelphia to San Francisco, several cities and states have passed or are considering bills banning retailers from refusing to accept cash       ...
2019-09-09, 12:26

Serena keeps calm and carries on in pursuit of number 24 There were no intimidating roars of "c'mon", few fist pumps and the volume was turned down on the grunting that often accompanies her matches as Serena Williams marched into her 11th Wimbledon singles final on Thursday....
2019-07-11, 23:39

The number of Nokia phones on US carriers grows to four with the 3.1 A and 3.1 C While the entry-level Nokia 2.2 is not officially scheduled for a commercial US release (at least not yet), the revived and rapidly growing brand already has a couple of other Android handsets headed to American carriers. Technically, the Nokia 3.1 A and Nokia 3.1 C are one and the same phone, the l...
2019-06-07, 18:52

USB4 standards brings the number of different USB-C to USB-C cables to 8 USB Type C was envisioned as the universal connector, though USB-C cables are far from universal. USB4 cables are limited to a maximum length of 80 cm....
2019-09-14, 04:26

Don't Use Yelp to Find a Restaurant's Phone Number Little more than a month after it was revealed that Grubhub was screwing with local restaurants by buying up thousands of domains that rerouted customers to its own service, a new report claims that the company is also replacing their phone numbers without informing either the businesses or their cu...
2019-08-07, 12:39

Number of US overdose deaths appears to be falling The CDC has posted data showing nearly 68,000 drug overdose deaths were reported last year. The number may go up as more investigations are completed, but the agency expects the tally will end up below 69,000....
2019-07-19, 02:52

Nebraska measure could tip the number of states with casinos LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska voters may decide next year whether to legalize casino gambling in a ballot measure that could tip the number of states that allow commercial gambling into the majority. Supporters of legalized casinos have launched a petition drive to place the issue on the 2020 ballot...
2019-06-30, 16:13

Barty reclaims number one spot, Andreescu up to fifth "Australia\u0027s Ash Barty has reclaimed the number one spot in the WTA rankings less than a month after losing it while U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu moved up to a career-high fifth after her maiden Grand Slam win in New York."...
2019-09-09, 17:39

Bears boot Blewitt, cut number of kickers to 2 The Chicago Bears waived Chris Blewitt on Wednesday, reducing the number of kickers on their roster to two as the team tries to solve its kicking dilemma by the start of the season....
2019-06-12, 21:13

Trump returns to world number one with Perry win "Judd Trump beats Joe Perry 6-2 in the last-16 of the International Championship in Daqing, China, meaning he regains his place as world number one."...
2019-08-07, 23:13

Learn Your Destination's Emergency Number Before You Travel What happens when you dial 911 abroad? Depending on where you are, it’ll either put you in touch with a local emergency response team or remain unanswered, which is the last thing you need in a crisis....
2019-08-16, 12:26

How do they have my number? 5 ways to avoid being put on robocall lists Make it more difficult for robocallers to get their hands on your phone number using these precautionary measures to avoid ending up on a call list.        ...
2019-06-06, 12:52

After 30 years playing TV's most famous 8-year-old, the voice behind Lisa Simpson reflects on fame, thwarted career goals, and why she hid her "Simpsons" Emmy in a closet for almost a decade Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Yeardley Smith has spent 30 years as the voice of Lisa in "The Simpsons." She spoke about her career in an episode of Business Insider's podcast "This Is Success." Smith says she kept her voice-acting Emmy from 1992 in her closet for nine years because the role was n...
2019-08-24, 02:26

Law enforcement split on number of MS-13 members on Long Island How big a problem is the MS-13 gang on Long Island? Law enforcement has released conflicting numbers for how many members the gang has in Nassau and Suffolk counties since a crackdown began two years ago, ranging from a few hundred to thousands. The questions come days after a gang member was senten...
2019-06-15, 19:00

Williams legacy assured even if number 24 remains out of reach Already regarded as the greatest women's player ever to pick up a tennis racquet, Serena Williams's legacy is already assured but the record equaling 24th Grand Slam that would help build statistical proof remains frustratingly out of reach....
2019-09-08, 04:26

Here's why Trump can't fudge the GDP number to boost his election chances Economic data that underpins government programs and forms the basis for private forecasts is likely safe from presidential interference, experts say....
2019-09-11, 04:52

Record number of women to contest Japan elections This year's polls for Japan’s upper house of parliament are witnessing the highest number of women candidates. Opposition parties hope the move will help attract female voters....
2019-07-16, 13:39

Exclusive: number of breakdowns reaches five-year high News 29 Jul, 2019 Highways England records 224,225 breakdowns in 2018/19 financial year - up a fifth in two years; rise comes as average age of cars increases...
2019-07-31, 18:26

'A vanishingly small number' of women have abortions in the third trimester. Here's why most of them do it. iStock Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg said women undergoing so-called "late-term abortions" do so because "something about the health or the life of the mother ... forces them to make an impossible, unthinkable choice." A fraction of 1% of abortions are performed in the 3rd trimester, although...
2019-05-22, 02:00

People Are Texting Their 'Number Neighbours' With Hilarious Results People on Twitter are texting their 'number neighbours' - i.e. numbers with only one digit different from their own - and sharing screenshots of the conversation online....
2019-08-05, 13:26

| Mntambo requests number 10 role for Orlando Pirates Orlando Pirates midfielder Linda Mntambo says he informed coach Milutin Sredojevic and his technical team that he prefers playing in the number 10 role as he can score goals....
2019-08-10, 17:00

FCC proposes 3-digit number for suicide prevention hotline TUCSON – According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in 2017, more than 47,000 people in the United States died by suicide. A new three-digit phone number is in the works to help save lives. Last week, the FCC announced it would like to designate “9-8-8” as the Nat...
2019-08-20, 22:52

'Going to Ibiza' - Austria scandal sends '90s dance hit to number 1 While Austrian politicians have been in crisis mode since a video sting led to the collapse of the right-wing government, one song has become an unlikely anthem: the 1999 sing-a-long party hit "We're Going to Ibiza" by Dutch pop group Vengaboys....
2019-05-22, 20:52

DC Is Working On a Huge Number of New Young Adult and Kid Books DC recently announced that they were consolidating all of their imprints, cancelling a wide variety of separate lines, including the DC Ink and DC Zoom lines aimed at younger readers. In the aftermath of that news, it would be easy to worry about the future of DC’s books for non-adult audiences, but...
2019-06-23, 04:39

World number one Osaka knocked out of French Open World number one Naomi Osaka of Japan was knocked out of the French Open when she lost 6-4 6-2 to Czech Katerina Siniakova in the third round on Saturday....
2019-06-01, 16:52

Twitter now has 139 million users—and that number is growing Twitter is reporting surprisingly strong user numbers and revenue even as it eliminates robotic and fake accounts on its platform.       ...
2019-07-31, 17:52

A Record Number of Fires Are Currently Burning Across the Amazon Rainforest The Amazon rainforest has seen a record number of forest fires this year, according to Brazil’s Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais, a space research center. The INPE detects and tracks fires through satellites — in other words, the current blazes are large enough that, collectivel...
2019-08-22, 03:26

Suicide Prevention Hotline Number Should Be 3 Digits, 988, Agency Says The F.C.C. contends that shortening the number from its current 10 digits “would likely make it easier for Americans in crisis to access potentially lifesaving resources.”...
2019-08-16, 14:00

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

Prajnesh Pitted Against World Number 17 Raonic At Wimbledon Prajnesh Gunnesaran is the only Indian in the singles main draw as Ramkumar Ramanathan and Ankita Raina exited after losing their respective second round matches....
2019-06-29, 01:00

'Dangerous' number of vaccines missed, UN report warns Almost 20 million children worldwide missed their vaccinations in 2018, the report said. Misinformation led to many parents avoiding the vaccines as the "anti-vaxx" movement soured public perception....
2019-07-16, 02:52

U.S. Women’s Open: A South Korean Has the Winning Number Jeongeun Lee6, who had a numeral added to her name because she was the sixth Jeongeun Lee on the South Korean tour, prevailed by two shots to win the event’s first $1 million check....
2019-06-03, 10:39

PM to meet EU leaders as Number 10 plays down no-deal dossier Boris Johnson will head to Berlin and Paris this week in a bid to secure a new Brexit deal, as Number 10 seeks to play down a secret Whitehall no-deal dossier....
2019-08-19, 14:26

Number of Displaced People Hits Postwar Record The number of forcibly displaced people in the world reached almost 71 million at the end of last year, the most since just after World War II and double the number of 20 years ago, according to a U.N. report....
2019-06-19, 17:52

Heads up! There will be a record number of Memorial Day travelers, AAA predicts If you are thinking of getting out of town for the upcoming Memorial Day holiday, the best time to leave was last week.        ...
2019-05-21, 15:39

Number of People Fleeing Conflict Is Highest Since World War II, U.N. Says “We have become almost unable to make peace,” the high commissioner for refugees said, as the global population of those displaced by conflict reached 70.8 million last year....
2019-06-19, 15:13

US airlines are set to carry a record number of passengers this summer A record 257.4 million travelers are expected to opt for U.S. airlines for travel this summer, the 10th consecutive annual increase, a trade group forecast on Tuesday....
2019-05-21, 15:01

Taiwan used to be home to a huge number of bears. No one really knows how many are left Classified as "endangered" by the Taiwan government, Formosan black bears are being pushed to the brink of extinction by illegal hunting and land clearing....
2019-06-09, 03:39

Falcons RB swaps number to honor slain brother Falcons coach Dan Quinn gave rookie running back Qadree Ollison permission to switch numbers from No. 32 to No. 30 so Ollison could honor his late brother, who was slain in 2017....
2019-09-03, 17:00

Measles Outbreak Infects 695, Highest Number Since 2000 The outbreak, linked to skepticism about vaccines, has led to extraordinary measures, including $1,000 fines and bans on unvaccinated children in public....
2019-06-13, 17:52

Air pollution 'may affect number of eggs ovaries can produce' Results suggest environmental factors could play a role in female reproductive healthAir pollution has been linked to a drop in activity of a woman’s ovaries, researchers have revealed.Experts say the findings suggest the female reproductive system is affected by environmental factors, although the ...
2019-06-27, 20:39

Aadhaar Can't Be downloaded Without Registered Mobile Number, Says UIDAI Aadhaar card download: The UIDAI provides a paid online service that enables Aadhaar holders to request a reprint online. The reprinted Aadhaar letter is sent to the applicant through Speed Post......
2019-06-04, 14:26

MTA IG receives record number of complaints after publicizing results Sunlight is the best disinfectant. The number of complaints filed to the MTA’s new inspector general has soared since the office began publicly releasing the results of its investigations earlier this summer, IG Carolyn Pokorny said Thursday. “Our complaint numbers are shooting through t...
2019-09-06, 02:13

Number of EU citizens moving to the UK at its lowest level for six years Immigration to the UK from the European Union has remained at its lowest level since 2013, according to the latest estimates from the Office for National Statistics (ONS)....
2019-08-22, 12:26

Texting your ‘number neighbor’ could lead to a crazy conversation Won’t you be my “number neighbor”? There’s a new trend that has picked up steam over the last few days among social media users. People are texting complete strangers — or in internet speak, their “number neighbor” or “textdoor neighbor.” In other words, they’re messaging phone numbers t...
2019-08-06, 23:52

The number of fake emotional support dogs is exploding – why? It’s easy to get your pet designated an emotional support animal. But abuse of the system takes a toll on those with genuine needsAccording to her owner, Nick, 40, Rosie – a 50lb, eight-year-old yellow labrador retriever – is a very good girl. (Both man and dog are using a pseudonym for reasons whic...
2019-08-13, 23:26

Number of Missing in Bahamas After Hurricane Dorian Plummets The count is falling as the government cross-references the names of people reported missing with those who have sought shelter or been evacuated from the islands....
2019-09-13, 01:52

The number of fake assistance dogs is exploding – but who are the owners behind it? It’s easy to get your pet designated an emotional support animal. But abuse of the system takes a toll on those with genuine needsAccording to her owner, Nick, 40, Rosie – a 50lb, eight-year-old yellow labrador retriever – is a very good girl. (Both man and dog are using a pseudonym for reasons whic...
2019-08-13, 08:52

Bentley Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition unveiled News 28 Jun, 2019 Third of Bentley's centenary specials features gold-plated badging and unique feature cast from the original Blower Bentley's engine...
2019-06-28, 15:52

US employers hired a record number of people in April WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers hired the most people on record in April, while the number of open jobs was largely unchanged, evidence that the job market remains solid. The Labor Department says businesses filled 5.9 million jobs in April, 4.2% more than in March and the most since records began ...
2019-06-10, 16:39

Italy's Di Maio says cutting number of MPs cannot wait: paper The leader of Italy's 5-Star Movement was quoted as saying on Friday the party's flagship proposal to slash the number of lawmakers could not wait - posing an apparent hurdle in talks to form a government with the rival Democratic Party (PD)....
2019-08-23, 08:26

Next Tory MP ballot to narrow the field in race for Number 10 At least one Conservative leadership hopeful will be eliminated from the race to succeed Theresa May today, as the parliamentary stage of the contest nears its end....
2019-06-18, 05:52

New justice secretary slapped down by Number 10 over anonymity call Downing Street has dismissed the new justice secretary's claim that criminal suspects with a reputation to protect should remain anonymous until charged....
2019-08-01, 12:13

'Nadal is number one favourite without a doubt', admits Djokovic "World number one Novak Djokovic has enjoyed two good weeks on red clay but admitted that winning a second French Open title would be a tall order after a crushing defeat by Rafael Nadal in last week\u0027s Italian Open final."...
2019-05-23, 13:39

5 Things To Know Before Applying For PAN (Permanent Account Number) Card According to the Income Tax Department, online applications for PAN card can be made through either of the websites of NSDL (National Securities Depository Limited) and UTITSL....
2019-07-20, 17:39

Mathematicians crack elusive puzzle involving the number 42 Can we write any number as the sum of three cubes? It’s a puzzle that has perplexed mathematicians for centuries. Now we have finally have an answer for 42...
2019-09-07, 05:26

Factbox: Ashleigh Barty's rise to number one in the world Factbox on Ashleigh Barty, who will become the first Australian woman in 43 years to be ranked world number one in singles after she beat Julia Goerges 6-3 7-5 in the final of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Sunday....
2019-06-23, 16:52

Adobe's Omniture purchase a decade ago, set stage for cloud shift, Experience Cloud Sometimes it's not hard to find a skeptic about an acquisition. And when Adobe bought Omniture 10 years ago, the deal was a bit of a head scratcher. Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen had a different idea....
2019-09-09, 08:26

'Wimbledon Prowler' to be sentenced over string of raids on rich and famous spanning more than decade One of the country's most sophisticated burglars who targeted the homes of the rich and famous for more than a decade is to be sentenced for a string of offences....
2019-06-21, 04:52

'Let them go!': Largest US immigration raids in a decade net 680 arrests A tearful 13-year-old boy stood beside his father as he waved goodbye to his mother, who worked at Koch Foods Inc., the site of an immigration sting.        ...
2019-08-08, 11:52

How Schools Are Being Designed to Minimize the Number of Deaths During a Mass Shooting Lockdown drills have become the norm as schools across the U.S. are forced to grapple with the threat of potential mass shootings every single day. But these schools are also being designed in new ways to minimize the number of deaths during a mass shooting. And this segment from NBC News shows just...
2019-09-04, 16:13

World number one Osaka completes remarkable comeback to progress "World number one Naomi Osaka completed an extraordinary comeback on Tuesday as she beat Anna Karolina Schmiedlova 0-6, 7-6(4), 6-3 in the first round of the French Open."...
2019-05-28, 21:13

Mexico reports 56% decline in number of migrants attempting to reach US Country has cracked down on migration after Donald Trump threatened in May to slap tariffs on Mexican importsMexico has announced a 56% reduction in the number of undocumented migrants crossing the country towards its northern border – a figure the government hopes will help fend off Donald Trump’s ...
2019-09-06, 23:39

"Make India Number One In Disaster Management," Says Amit Shah A clear "chain of command" should be in place when multiple stakeholders get on-board to combat disaster and government agencies should ensure that India becomes a top-notch nation for managing such......
2019-06-29, 11:52

British, Irish Climbers Die On Mount Everest, Number Of Deaths Now 10 The deaths of an Irish and a British climber on Mount Everest took the toll from a deadly season on the world's highest peak to 10, expedition organisers said Saturday....
2019-05-25, 15:00

Record-breaking number of African migrants coming to America PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Undaunted by a journey over thousands of miles, people fleeing economic privation and human rights abuses in African countries are coming to the United States in unprecedented numbers. Border agents and officials in Texas and even in Maine are scrambling to absorb them. Mexico...
2019-06-16, 18:26

Record number of Venezuelans arrive in Peru: UN steps up response The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, has sent extra teams this week to the border between Peru and Ecuador to support the authorities, as an unprecedent number of Venezuelan refugees and migrants – over 15,000 – have entered Peru this week....
2019-06-16, 19:13

Number Of Amarnath Pilgrims Surpasses Last Year's Figure Of 2.85 Lakh The annual Amarnath pilgrimage crossed last year's total of 2.85 lakh yatris in just 22 days, even as a fresh batch of over 3,000 pilgrims left Jammu on Tuesday for the cave shrine located at an......
2019-07-23, 15:39

Number of asylum seekers sent back to Italy triples in five years EU countries sending growing numbers back to country of arrival in blocThe number of asylum seekers returned to Italy from elsewhere in Europe under a controversial EU regulation has almost tripled in five years, amid concern over their treatment in Italy and Germany.Under the terms of the Dublin re...
2019-06-27, 21:13

Svetlana Kuznetsova denies Ashleigh Barty number one ranking Kuznetsova upset Barty in Cincinnati semi-finalRussian will face Madison Keys in finalNaomi Osaka remains world number oneSvetlana Kuznetsova upset top seed Ashleigh Barty 6-2 6-4 to reach the Western and Southern Open final in Cincinnati. Defeat denied Barty a return to the top of the WTA Rankings ...
2019-08-18, 11:00

Record Number Of Spellers Arrive For The Scripps National Spelling Bee Registration for the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee is more than just a chance to sign-in for the competition. It’s a chance to make friends, with the nearly 600 people gearing up for a once-in-a-lifetime experience. “I’ve dreamed of being here. I never thought I’d make it,” says 7th-grade...
2019-05-28, 16:39

Lee Chong Wei: Former badminton world number one retires after cancer treatment Former world number one Lee Chong Wei retires from badminton with "no regrets", after struggling to return to full fitness following a cancer diagnosis last year....
2019-06-13, 13:26

Woman Claims Chris Evans Is Her Number Neighbour. He Responds... The number neighbour trend that took over Twitter recently involves texting a phone number with only one digit different from your own. On Thursday, one woman claimed that she texted her number......
2019-08-12, 21:39

Mastercard says the no-number Apple Card comes with 'enhanced security' users will never see The Apple Card is more secure because users get a one-time-use number in the Wallet app, says the president of Mastercard's North American operations....
2019-08-20, 19:39

Number Of Active Terrorists In Jammu And Kashmir Has Declined: Official Asserting that the situation in Kashmir is fast limping back to normal, Jammu and Kashmir Governor's advisor Farooq Khan today said the number of active terrorists in the Valley had declined to 150 or......
2019-09-01, 19:52

Why Lindsey Vonn tweeted out phone number to millions of fans Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn sent fans into meltdown Wednesday night after posting her phone number on Twitter. The stunning 34-year-old then followed that up with a video message to deny she had been hacked but just wanted to hear from her fans. “Want to text me? I got this new number and now I can.....
2019-07-04, 23:39

Ebola outbreak in the DRC hits record number of cases in a single day The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo is the second deadliest ever, and has proven difficult to contain because of violent attacks in the region...
2019-05-21, 14:32

‘Mystery illness’ leaves number of dogs dead in Norway Dog owners in Norway are being warned after a mysterious illness caused the death of a number canines in locations across the country, officials said Monday. The Norwegian Food Safety Authority said that they are performing autopsies on some of the dogs who perished to look for possible causes such ...
2019-09-10, 07:39

Government to double number of electric car rapid public chargepoints News 10 Sep, 2019 Funding boost will see extra 3,000 rapid public chargers installed across the country; review into charge sites also underway...
2019-09-10, 14:26

Number in US illegally dropped in 2017 to lowest level since 2007 The number of unauthorized immigrants illegally residing in the United States decreased in 2017 to the lowest level in roughly 15 years, largely due to the departure of millions of Mexican citizens over the past decade, according to a newly released Pew Research Center study....
2019-06-12, 23:26

Opinion: Greatest NFL players by uniform number: From No. 00 Jim Otto to No. 99 J.J. Watt To celebrate the NFL's 100 anniversary season, here are the best players at 100 different uniform numbers.       ...
2019-08-19, 18:39

U.S., Japanese military leaders address growing 'number of challenges' The Japanese minister of defense and the commander of U.S. Forces Japan met Wednesday at Yokoto Air Base to discuss bilateral cooperation and the complex security challenges in the region....
2019-06-20, 20:52

‘Frightening’ number of plant extinctions found in global survey Study shows 571 species wiped out, and scientists say figure is likely to be big underestimateHuman destruction of the living world is causing a “frightening” number of plant extinctions, according to scientists who have completed the first global analysis of the issue.They found 571 species had def...
2019-06-10, 17:26

T-Mobile will let you try its service for a month with your own phone and number – for free T-Mobile is bringing back Test Drive, an offering in which it will send you a hotspot to test its network for a month for free with your own phone.       ...
2019-08-28, 18:52

U.S. doubled number of asylum seekers sent to Mexico daily: official Luis Carlos Cano, a spokesman for Mexico's national immigration agency in Ciudad Juarez, across the border from El Paso, said starting Thursday some 200 asylum seekers per day were being sent back, up from 100 previously....
2019-06-15, 03:13

Alarming number of Ebola deaths in DRC a ‘rallying cry’ to scale up treatment Since the Ebola epidemic struck in the north-east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) one year ago, almost 600 of around 850 children who have caught the virus have now died, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) reported on Friday....
2019-08-30, 22:26

Number Of Deaths In Bihar Flood Reaches 106, Over 80 Lakh Affected The number of deaths in the Bihar floods climbed to 106 on Tuesday, with two more people losing their lives in the calamity that affected a population of 80.55 lakh in 12 districts of the state,......
2019-07-23, 20:39

Trump aims to slash number of federal advisory committees WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is trying to take an ax to federal advisory committees, ordering that their numbers be slashed. Trump signed an executive order Friday that directs every federal agency to evaluate the need for advisory committees created under the Federal Advisory Committee ...
2019-06-15, 00:52

LeBron James’ number gift to Anthony Davis will have to wait LeBron James may be hanging on to No. 23 a little bit longer. James had wanted to give the number to the Lakers’ newly acquired center Anthony Davis, who has worn 23 for his entire career, but it looks like it will have to wait. When the Lakers asked the NBA about the jersey change,......
2019-07-13, 05:39

Examining the Yankees’ magic number and the race for home-field The Yankees are going to make the playoffs. The Yankees are going to win the American League East. No, I am not jinxing it. FanGraphs currently have the Yankees’ postseason chances at 100 percent. To win the division? Also 100 percent. Of course, it is not actually 100 percent, but it surely is very...
2019-09-05, 23:00

Number of road deaths remain virtually unchanged since 2012 News 25 Jul, 2019 Statistics show 1,782 people were killed on UK roads in 2018, compared with 1,754 in 2012; motoring groups criticise lack of progress...
2019-07-31, 18:26

Number of private parking tickets issued up by over a million in 12 months News 16 May, 2019 Jump in parking tickets comes after private parking firms requested 6.8 million vehicle keeper records in the last financial year...
2019-05-21, 18:52

Number of measles cases so far this year surpasses 1994 total: CDC The number of US measles cases reported so far this year has already surpassed the total from all of 1994 — and outbreaks in the Big Apple are in large part to blame, the CDC announced this week. A total of 971 cases of the viral infection have been reported in the first five months......
2019-05-31, 23:52

Tennis: Australian Barty guarantees rise to world number one Ashleigh Barty will become the first Australian in 43 years to climb to the top of the WTA singles ranking after she won the Birmingham Classic grasscourt title on Sunday....
2019-06-23, 16:52

Number Of People Missing In Bahamas After Dorian Hurricane Drops To 1,300 The Bahamian government now believes there are 1,300 people missing after Hurricane Dorian plowed into the islands, a sharp decline from the 2,500 listed on the missing registry a day earlier, a......
2019-09-12, 19:52

Who wore it best? Top Baseball Hall of Fame member with every jersey number Here are the best Baseball Hall of Fame players at each uniform number -- from Ozzie Smith at No. 1 to Carlton Fisk at No. 72.       ...
2019-07-20, 17:52

Bentley rounds off centenary trio with Continental Number 1 Edition Firm pays tribute to 1929 Brooklands lap record holder with limited-run Continental GTC Bentley has paid tribute to its 1929 Blower race car with the new Continental GT Number 1 Edition by Mulliner. Based on the Continental GT Convertible, the Number 1 can be had in either red or grey and features...
2019-06-28, 05:39

‘Disturbing’ number of Manhattan cyclists use phones while riding: study Don’t hold the phone! Nearly one-third of Manhattan cyclists are distracted by electronics while riding, according to a new study – triple the amount observed by the same researcher six years ago. The study by Hunter College’s sociology and urban planning departments also found a “disturbing” portio...
2019-06-20, 01:13

Steps To Update Address Given On Your PAN (Permanent Account Number) Card Permanent Account Number or PAN, a ten-digit alphanumeric identifier, is issued by Income Tax Department. Each assessee (such as individual, firm or company) is issued a unique PAN. Subscribers can......
2019-07-24, 14:52

CDC corrects number of vaping-linked lung illness cases The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday lowered the number of vaping-linked lung illness cases from 450 to 380 across 36 states. ...
2019-09-14, 01:39

Trump takes world number one spot off Ronnie O'Sullivan "Judd Trump beats Joe Perry 6-2 in the last-16 of the International Championship in Daqing, China, meaning he regains his place as world number one."...
2019-08-07, 23:13

Bentley rounds off centenary trio with Continental Number 9 Edition Firm pays tribute to 1929 Brooklands lap record holder with limited-run Continental GTC Bentley has paid tribute to its 1929 Blower race car with the new Continental GT Number 1 Edition by Mulliner. Based on the Continental GT Convertible, the Number 1 can be had in either red or grey and features...
2019-06-27, 19:26

UN health agency seeks to halve number of snakebite deaths LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization is publishing its first-ever global strategy to tackle the problem of snakebites, aiming to halve the number of people killed or disabled by snakes by 2030. Nearly 3 million people are bitten by potentially poisonous snakes every year, resulting in as many...
2019-05-24, 09:39

‘Age is just a number’: Novak Djokovic says he can thrive for years to come | Kevin Mitchell Sunday’s Wimbledon triumph means Djokovic has 16 majors, just four behind Federer, and overhauling the Swiss is not a subject he is shying away fromAny reasonable analysis of the 2019 Wimbledon men’s singles final – as opposed to the fan letters that drive fringes of the tennis media – would surely ...
2019-07-15, 22:26

Record number of black female West Point graduates The crowd of cadets tossing their caps in air at West Point's graduation ceremony Saturday will include a record-high 34 black women. The 34 women comprise a small slice of the roughly 1,000 cadets in the Class of 2019. (May 24)        ...
2019-05-24, 20:00

Rumored Pixel 4 and 4 XL dimensions strongly hint at a number of important changes Although there's still a lot of confusion hovering over the next stock Android smartphones "made by" Google and plenty of questions not even the most well-connected insiders can answer with absolute certainty, more and more puzzle pieces are falling into place, hinting at a major redesign.The latest...
2019-06-18, 14:00

Anthony Davis gets new number at long-awaited Lakers moment EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Anthony Davis’ year of uncertainty finally felt finished when he stood in the Los Angeles Lakers’ training complex and proudly held up his new gold jersey while LeBron James looked on approvingly. After months of upheaval around his departure from New Orleans, the su...
2019-07-14, 04:13

Germany registers shocking number of child abuse cases Police have said that this year's crime statistics paint a grim picture of the state of child welfare in Germany. More than 100 children were killed in 2018, and thousands were sexually abused....
2019-06-07, 07:26

Instagram hides number of 'likes' from users in Australian trial Social media giant says the trial, which rolls out Thursday, will ‘reduce pressure’ on users of the platform Instagram users in Australia will no longer be able to see how many likes a post has a received under trial changes to “remove pressure” on the digital platform’s users.Instagram will on Thur...
2019-07-18, 00:00

AT&T and T-Mobile fight Caller ID spoofing with number verification system Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Tero Vesalainen) AT&T and T-Mobile announced a joint anti-robocall initiative today, but they didn't promise any new call-blocking capabilities for their customers. The carriers made a big deal of the partnership, saying in an announcement that they "put differences...
2019-08-14, 21:00

Canelo Álvarez Seems To Have Lost Gennady Golovkin's Phone Number Middleweight champion Canelo Álvarez released a statement Wednesday announcing that, for the first time since 2015, he will not be fighting his traditional bout on Mexican Independence Day weekend in September. Álvarez—who’s generally a safe bet to box on that weekend as well as Cinco de Mayo weeken...
2019-07-17, 22:52

Trump edges closer to world number one spot with second round win "Judd Trump continued his quest to replace Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan as the world number one as he reached the third round of the International Championship in China."...
2019-08-06, 22:39

Mexico immigration chief vows to cut number of people migrating by 60% Newly appointed chief, Francisco Garduño, said he hoped to prevent hundreds of thousands of migrants entering the country each yearMexico’s immigration chief has vowed to slash the number of migrants entering his country by 60% and prevent Mexico from being used as “a trampoline” to the United State...
2019-06-21, 23:39

The U.S. Is Experiencing the Highest Number of Measles Cases in 25 Years, CDC Confirms More people in the U.S. have been infected with measles during the first five months of 2019 than the total for any year since 1994, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced Thursday. A total of 971 cases of measles have been reported in the U.S. since the beginning of 2019, co...
2019-05-31, 05:00

Budget Data 100% Above Board, Every Number Authentic: Nirmala Sitharaman Amid a debate over variance in numbers in the Economic Survey and the Budget, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday said both the documents present consistent picture and her budget numbers......
2019-07-11, 04:26

Ocasio-Cortez: Pelosi assigned me to a number of panels ‘to keep me busy’ Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who has been feuding with Nancy Pelosi over progressive issues and the use of social media, said she thinks the House speaker assigned her to a number of committees “to keep me busy.” “I was assigned to some of the busiest committees and four subcommittees,...
2019-07-11, 01:00

7 Alexa skills you’ll use time and time again Every few months, Kim Komando takes a hard look at Amazon Echo and catch up on the latest skills. Here are some new skills on Alexa.       ...
2019-07-11, 13:39

How killer bees evolved into chiller bees in just one decade While killer bees terrorised the US, in Puerto Rico, an extraordinary accident of evolution has transformed them into a beacon of hope against the threat of insectogeddon...
2019-08-16, 20:00

Consumer Confidence Rises American optimism about the economy continued to recover in May, following a dip earlier this year during the government shutdown, according to a monthly barometer of consumers’ mood....
2019-05-28, 21:00

Biogen profit rises 72% Drugmaker Biogen Inc reported a 72.4% rise in second-quarter profit on Tuesday, boosted by higher sales of its multiple sclerosis treatment Tecfidera and lower research and development costs....
2019-07-23, 14:13

Donald Trump calls Iran 'number one nation of terror' – video The US president has accused Iran of being the world's 'number one nation of terror', saying it was 'too soon' for talks between the two countries. He said the US would be willing to 'make Iran rich again' if it halted its nuclear programme. Trump had opted not to meet Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran's f...
2019-08-27, 02:13

ICE deportation raids underway in New York City, 'number of jurisdictions,' official says A nationwide crackdown to apprehend thousands of illegal immigrants across the country Sunday is already underway in the nation's largest city, according to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio....
2019-07-14, 15:26

Warriors to effectively retire Kevin Durant’s number after three stellar seasons The team's majority owner and CEO, Joe Lacob, said that as long as he held those positions, no other Golden State player would wear the No. 35 of the two-time Finals MVP....
2019-07-02, 10:13

This is the Number 1 benefit new college grads seek at work — and it's not debt repayment Retirement plan matches and even student loan assistance all take a backseat to the granddaddy of workplace benefits: health insurance. Those are the findings from a survey by the American Institute of CPAs....
2019-05-29, 23:52

Amazon Rainforest Fires May Be Record Setting in Number This Year: NASA Amazon rainforest fires are filling the Brazilian sky with smoke, and NASA says the number of fires in the region this year may have set a new record....
2019-08-22, 16:00

Liam Payne Recalls the Moment He Scored Jennifer Lopez's Number Ain't it funny how Liam Payne gets a lady's number! As the singer celebrates his new single called "Slack It Up," the former One Direction member appeared on Capital......
2019-09-19, 00:00

Number of migrants now growing faster than world population, new UN figures show The growing number of international migrants has now reached 272 million, outpacing the growth rate of the world’s population, according to new data from the UN’s Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), released on Tuesday....
2019-09-18, 01:52

Lawyer in Ohio State Abuse Scandal Says Number of Accusers Has Surpassed 300 Ohio State and a growing group of men who sued the university claiming they were sexually abused by a team doctor decades ago are in negotiations on a financial settlement....
2019-08-23, 20:00

Be Ready For Nitish Kumar's "Dhokha Number 2": Upendra Kushwaha Warns BJP Former BJP ally and Rashtriya Lok Samata Party chief Upendra Kushwaha today cautioned the BJP that Nitish Kumar will "betray" it and it should be ready for "Dhokha number 2" from the JD(U) president....
2019-06-02, 22:26

Enes Kanter trolls Kyrie Irving over taking Celtics number Enes Kanter just couldn’t help himself. The former Knick fan favorite, who signed a two-year, $10 million deal with the Boston Celtics, trolled former Celtics guard and new Nets star Kyrie Irving during a press conference while describing why he’s wearing Irving’s old No. 11 Celtic...
2019-07-18, 02:39

Civilians ‘must never be a target,’ says UN in Afghanistan, amid troubling number of casualties during Ramadan The United Nations has urged all parties to the “ongoing intense conflict” across Afghanistan to meet their obligations to protect civilians from harm, denouncing a spate of attacks by militants which killed more than 100 civilians in Kabul alone during  Ramadan....
2019-06-10, 15:52

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

Kiev Bus Garage Number 7: Ukraine's giant abandoned space-age saucer It's one of the more bizarre relics of the Soviet era -- an abandoned Space Age saucer. But Kiev's Bus Garage Number 7 was once considered the most innovative structure of its kind and played a crucial role in the evacuation of Chernobyl....
2019-08-05, 15:39

Venezuelan refugees now number 3.4 million; humanitarian implications massive, UN warns As the number of refugees and migrants from Venezuela continues to rise – hitting the 3.4 million mark this month – United Nations agencies sounded the alarm on Friday over the humanitarian needs these women, children and men face, and the strain this represents for communities hosting them....
2019-05-21, 19:13

The Pentagon says it only spent $1.2 million on Trump's July 4th blowout, but it's not clear where that number came from U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Ian Cotter/ The Pentagon says the cost of military support for President Donald Trump's July Fourth event, "A Salute to America," was only $1.2 million. The show featured flyovers by stealth fighters, bombers, helicopters and other military...
2019-07-10, 03:13

Stock futures pare gains as May ADP jobs number misses estimates U.S. stock index futures pared gains on Wednesday after data showed that private employers added 27,000 jobs in May, falling far short of economists' expectations....
2019-06-05, 14:52

No Mention Of File Number: Madhya Pradesh Government Tells RTI Applicant The Madhya Pradesh government has asked an RTI applicant to provide details like file number and date to get information on appointments of non-government officials in the chief minister's office. The......
2019-06-09, 20:39

West Point to graduate record number of black female cadets WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — The class of cadets preparing to toss their caps in the air at the U.S. Military Academy’s graduation ceremony Saturday includes a record number of black women. The 34 women comprise a small slice of the roughly 1,000 cadets in the Class of 2019, but the increased numbe...
2019-05-23, 20:13

Barty secures world number one ranking with Birmingham victory over Görges "French Open champion Ashleigh Barty rose to the top of the women’s rankings on Sunday with a straight sets 6-3, 7-5 victory over Julia Görges in the final of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham."...
2019-06-23, 15:52

DJ Khaled Is Said to Be Planning to Make a Run on Billboard’s Pockets Over Number 1 Spot Spat Apparently, when DJ Khaled intones, “We the best!” he means it, and anyone saying otherwise may be in for a fight—a legal fight, that is....
2019-06-11, 03:13

Barty secures world number one ranking with Birmingham victory over Goerges "French Open champion Ashleigh Barty rose to the top of the women’s rankings on Sunday with a straight sets 6-3 7-5 victory over Julia Goerges in the final of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham."...
2019-06-23, 17:26

UEFA aims to double number of women soccer players by 2024 European soccer's governing body UEFA launched a five-year plan for women's soccer on Friday, aiming to double the number of women and girls playing the sport by 2024....
2019-05-23, 15:52

Mexico announces 56 percent drop in number of migrants arriving at US border The Mexican government announced Friday that the number of migrants coming to its border with the U.S. had dropped by 56 percent over the past three months as the country tries to avert President Trump's threatened tariffs on Mexico's exports to its northern neighbor....
2019-09-07, 03:26

Security Force CRPF's Kashmir 5-Digit Helpline Number Active Again The Srinagar-based CRPF helpline- 14411- has been re-activated for people, especially Kashmiris, who require help for their families or are in distress post the decision to revoke provisions of......
2019-08-12, 18:00

A growing number of Chinese consumers are switching from Apple's iPhone, paper says Huawei is winning over more and more Apple fans in China as the escalated trade tensions stoked "nationalist sentiment," according to South China Morning Post....
2019-05-23, 16:39

‘Velocity is the number one thing’: This high-tech biomechanics lab is changing baseball Driveline Baseball is helping pitchers throw harder than ever, using sophisticated equipment and an intellectual approach. Its influence can be felt at the highest levels of the sport....
2019-05-23, 14:39

Rafael Nadal Stays At Number Two As Novak Djokovic Rules Rankings Stefanos Tsitsipas, who entered the top five for the first time last week, drops two places and is leapfrogged by Kei Nishikori and Alexander Zverev....
2019-08-12, 18:26

Number of EU citizens coming to UK for jobs halves since 2016 Brexit vote The number of EU citizens moving to this country for jobs has halved since the Brexit referendum despite continuing levels of high overall net migration, official figures revealed today....
2019-08-23, 03:13

Cambodian Khmer Rouge's chief ideologist, 'Brother Number Two', dead at 93 Nuon Chea, the chief ideologist and 'Brother Number Two' of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge, whose brutal rule in the 1970s led to the deaths of some 2 million people, died on Sunday at the age of 93, a court spokesman said....
2019-08-04, 19:52

Factbox: Big Tech faces growing number of federal, state probes Several U.S. state attorneys general are set to launch antitrust probes of large technology companies such as Alphabet's Google and Facebook amid concerns that the companies have too much power and are harming users and stifling competition....
2019-09-09, 22:52

ICICI Reported Most Number Of Fraud Cases In 11 Years Worth 5,000 Crores Of over 50,000 frauds that hit banks in India in the last 11 fiscal years, the ICICI Bank, State Bank of India (SBI) and HDFC Bank reported highest number of cases, according to an RBI data....
2019-06-12, 15:26

Number of new citizens hits 5-year high under Trump administration, despite Dem criticism U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services set a five-year high in 2018 for the number of people who took the oath of citizenship – despite heated criticism from Democrats about the Trump administration's immigration policies....
2019-06-03, 19:13

Record number of supertankers loading at Louisiana export port -sources Medium-sour crudes from the U.S. Gulf of Mexico are being snapped up by overseas buyers, paving way for a record six supertankers to load at the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP) in a matter of weeks, according to people familiar with the matter....
2019-06-04, 01:52

Tesla delivers record number of electric cars in quarter, shares up 8% Tesla Inc handily beat Wall Street expectations on Tuesday for vehicle deliveries in the second quarter, sending shares up 8% as the performance tempered concerns about demand for the electric car maker's vehicles....
2019-07-02, 23:52

London gender clinic reports rising number of non-binary attendees A gender identity clinic for under-18s says the rise in young people seeking help may be levelling off, and that an increasing proportion identify as non-binary...
2019-07-18, 23:26

Number of flights taken by officials from department tackling climate crisis soars Number of flights taken by BEIS staff rises to 4,500 from 2,700 in previous year despite carbon footprintThe Whitehall officials responsible for tackling the climate crisis dramatically increased their domestic flights last year despite the huge carbon footprint associated with aviation.Officials fr...
2019-08-17, 12:39

Prince Harry reveals the maximum number of kids he and Meghan plan to have Prince Harry shared a very intimate piece of information: how many kids he and Megan Markle plan to have.        ...
2019-07-31, 19:26

Prevent SIM-Swapping Hackers From Stealing Your Phone Number—and the Rest of Your Identity You know what’s worse than having your password stolen? Having your phone number stolen. SIM-swapping, a type of identity theft, is a means for scammers to get access to your phone number and all of the personal accounts secured through it....
2019-09-17, 04:52

President Trump Aims to Slash Number of Federal Advisory Committees WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is trying to take an ax to federal advisory committees, ordering that their numbers be slashed. Trump signed an executive order Friday that directs every federal agency to evaluate the need for all of its advisory committees created under the Federal Advisor...
2019-06-15, 19:52

Tesla delivers record number of electric cars in quarter, shares up 7% Tesla Inc set a record for quarterly vehicle deliveries in a triumphant response to months of questions about demand for its luxury electric cars, sending shares up 7% after hours on Tuesday....
2019-07-03, 03:39

On Unnao Truck's Blackened Number Plate, A Loan Agent's Twist The owner of the truck that rammed into the car carrying the Unnao rape survivor and her family had earlier claimed the number plates were blackened so he could avoid recovery agents...
2019-08-03, 08:39

Netherlands' emergency phone line went down -- and officials gave out the number for a newspaper instead Dutch authorities are investigating how emergency lines went down for almost four hours in the country's worst telecoms outage in living memory -- during which the number of a national newspaper was given out instead....
2019-06-27, 22:52

This is how many times Americans think about sex a day A poll of 2,000 Americans looked at how frequently respondents consciously think and talk about sex typically and aimed to assess their comfort levels on the subject....
2019-07-12, 23:39

Nearly 40% of Americans Think Presidents in Their 70s Are Too Old President Donald Trump is 72. The Democratic frontrunner, former Vice President Joe Biden, is 76, while the runner-up, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, is 77. Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren turns 70 next week. Here’s some bad news for all of them: Nearly 40% of Americans think they’re ...
2019-06-12, 21:52

Here’s how many Americans consider themselves ‘foodies’ More than half of Americans (53 percent) consider themselves to be foodies, according to new research. A study of 2,000 Americans examined the rise of the foodie phenomenon and found that 62 percent would go to an event just for the food. The study, conducted by OnePoll in conjunction with Eventbrit...
2019-05-29, 02:26

JPMorgan profit rises 16% on tax gain JPMorgan Chase & Co reported a 16% rise in quarterly profit as higher net interest income and a tax gain more than made up for lower activity at the bank's trading desks....
2019-07-16, 14:00

Hilton quarterly profit rises 20% Hotel operator Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc reported an about 20% rise in quarterly profit on Wednesday, driven by an increase in room rates and occupancy....
2019-07-24, 12:52

Oil rises on Iran's new nuclear threats Oil prices firmed on Monday on tensions over Iran's nuclear program but gains were capped by concerns about global economic growth and consequently oil demand....
2019-07-08, 19:39

Uber loses $1B in Q1 as revenue rises 20% Uber’s loss in its first quarterly report as a public company affirmed the challenges the company faces while spending heavily to fend off ride-hailing and delivery rivals. Uber's CFO said the company also had begun to see "less aggressive pricing" by competitors....
2019-05-31, 00:13

Gold falls, Silver rises The June gold contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange closed today at $1,338.70 an ounce — down $1.40. The current silver contract on the “NYMEX” closed at $14.81 an ounce — up 3 cents. The post Gold falls, Silver rises appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-06-17, 22:26

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

Workday quarterly revenue rises 33.4% Workday Inc reported a 33.4% rise in quarterly revenue on Tuesday, as the financial and human resources software maker enrolled more companies for its cloud-based software....
2019-05-28, 23:13

Oil rises near $64/bbl on second downed Iranian drone Oil rose to almost $64 on Tuesday, jumping late in the session after the head of U.S. Central Command said the United States may have taken down a second Iranian drone over the Strait of Hormuz last week....
2019-07-23, 23:26

A black moon rises Wednesday: What is it and can we see it? There’s a black moon on the rise. On Wednesday night, North Americans will get a rare chance to see a “black moon,” which occurs only about every two and a half years, according to Space.com. To be clear, the moon won’t suddenly turn black — not exactly, at least. So what doe...
2019-07-31, 23:26

Infrastructure Output Rises 2.6% In April Infrastructure output, which comprises eight sectors such as coal, crude oil and electricity, accounts for nearly 40 per cent of country's industrial output....
2019-05-31, 16:39

Dow rises 300 points after bruising week Hopes of more official stimulus for the economy and the easing of a bond market rally drove a broad rise in stocks on Friday, as a bruising week for markets drew to a close. Wall Street’s three main indexes are down at least 1.5 percent since last Friday, on track to rack up their third......
2019-08-16, 21:39

Rupee Rises To 71.62 Against Dollar: 10 Things To Know The rupee rose by as much as 18 paise against the US dollar on Friday. The rupee opened higher at 71.76 against the greenback, and climbed to as high as 71.62 at one point by late morning deals.......
2019-08-30, 07:39

Oil rises 1.2% on prospect of US interest rate cut Oil prices edged higher on Monday as the prospect of an expected interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve overshadowed pessimism over U.S.-China trade talks and worries about slower global economic growth....
2019-07-31, 20:13

NYSE-owner ICE's profit rises nearly 4% Intercontinental Exchange Inc, which owns the New York Stock Exchange, posted a 3.7% rise in quarterly profit on Thursday, helped by growth across both its transaction and clearing business and data services unit....
2019-08-01, 14:13

GameStop Rises but Struggles to Score Shares of the videogame retailer jumped more than 8% on Monday, on track for its best daily performance since January, after saying it would buy back as many as 12 million of its own shares starting on Tuesday....
2019-06-10, 22:52

Lululemon second-quarter revenue rises 22% Canadian athleisure wear maker Lululemon Athletica Inc reported a 22% rise in second-quarter revenue on Thursday, as investments made in boosting sales at company-owned stores and online businesses paid off....
2019-09-05, 23:00

Fuel Demand Rises 3.3% In July Cooking gas or liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) sales increased 9.0 per cent to 2.22 million tonnes, while naphtha sales fell 5.2 per cent to 1.22 million tonnes....
2019-08-10, 16:39

The Future of Housing Rises in Phoenix High-tech house flippers such as Zillow are using algorithms to reshape the stodgy, $26 trillion market for U.S. residential real estate. They started in Phoenix, the petri dish for America’s housing experiments....
2019-06-19, 17:26

Gold Rises After Trump Tweet Gold prices rose Wednesday after President Trump renewed his call for lower interest rates, urging the Federal Reserve to cut borrowing costs below zero....
2019-09-11, 22:13

Oil rises as Fed signals it could 'act' to sustain expansion Oil prices rose on Friday as the head of the U.S. Federal Reserve said it would "act as appropriate" to sustain an economic expansion that has been pressured by uncertainty over global trade....
2019-09-07, 15:26

US oil rises 1.1% as OPEC meeting drags on Oil surged on Monday after OPEC+ agreed to extend production cuts and the trade truce between the U.S. and China boosted sentiment for the commodity in a weakening global economy....
2019-07-01, 20:39

In Ukraine, a Rival to Putin Rises Volodymyr Zelensky, a former comedian, appeals to Russian speakers his predecessor could never reach. He’s now putting his star power to diplomatic use....
2019-08-05, 04:01

Before "Mann Ki Baat's" Return, PM Modi Tweets Phone Number To Share Ideas PM Modi is set to re-start his monthly "Mann Ki Baat" address to the nation on June 30, after having discontinued it in February ahead of Lok Sabha elections...
2019-06-15, 12:13

Falcons rookie RB Qadree Ollison honors slain brother with jersey number Falcons coach Dan Quinn came up for rookie Qadree Ollison to take No. 30, the same one his slain brother wore during youth football.       ...
2019-09-04, 10:13

Kieran Tierney Arsenal shirt number revealed after transfer deadline day deal Arsenal have confirmed Kieran Tierney's shirt number after signing the Scotland international from Celtic on a long-term deal on transfer deadline day....
2019-08-08, 18:13

Meet Team Boris: the strategists and advisers Johnson is planning to bring into Number 10 Boris Johnson has persuaded his right-hand man from City Hall days to stay with him as chief of staff in charge of a new administration at 10 Downing Street....
2019-07-23, 18:39

El Paso Walmart shooting at Cielo Vista Mall: What we know about the number of victims, the suspect An active shooter at a Walmart left 20 dead near Vista Cielo Mall in El Paso, Texas. Here's what we know about the situation so far.        ...
2019-08-04, 12:39

Tamil Nadu Has Highest Number Of Hindi Aspirants In South: Language Body Data has revealed that Tamil Nadu, the epicentre of the recent row over the Centre's three-language formula, has topped the list among southern states in people volunteering to learn Hindi....
2019-06-07, 23:26

NHRA: Doug Kalitta, John Force prove age is just a number in winning U.S. Nationals Three of the four biggest divisions were won by racers over the age of 50. For two, the victories were a long time in the making.        ...
2019-09-03, 05:00

Southwest Airlines Publicly Tweeted a Passenger's Personal Flight Number—and Then Doubled Down When it comes to getting a customer service issue resolved as quickly as possible, publicly tweeting at a company can be quite effective. You’d certainly hope, however, that the company wouldn’t respond by publicly sharing your sensitive data—as Southwest Airlines recently did on Twitter.Read more.....
2019-08-10, 02:52

Oklahoma man who installed secret cameras in ‘staggering’ number of homes gets life sentence A man who pleaded guilty to installing secret cameras in a “staggering” number of homes in Oklahoma County while working for a security company over the last five years was given a life sentence Wednesday, according to a report....
2019-08-22, 09:52

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Futures pare gains as May ADP jobs number misses estimates U.S. stock index futures pared gains on Wednesday after data showed that private employers added 27,000 jobs in May, falling far short of economists' expectations....
2019-06-05, 15:39

Watch the opening number from last night’s Tony Awards, featuring Bryan Cranston having to pee Last night, host James Corden kicked off the annual Tony Awards ceremony as you might expect: By singing a song about the magic of theater. Specifically, Corden’s song-and-dance routine made the case that a night on Broadway is far more interesting than anything streaming on your cable box at home b...
2019-06-10, 23:39

James Corden takes on TV binge-watching in Tony awards opening number James Corden kicked off the 73rd Annual Tony Awards Sunday night with a boisterous, colorful number that highlighted the importance of Broadway in the time of streaming services....
2019-06-10, 08:13

'Go to Joe 30330': Biden tells confused debate viewers to visit phone number Did he mean Joe 2020, or was he announcing a long-shot bid for the presidency in 28,311 years time? Here’s how the gaffe played outDelivering what must have been one of the most cryptic gaffes of his career, Joe Biden managed to spark mass confusion during the final moment of the latest Democratic d...
2019-08-01, 11:13

Tesla Delivers Record Number Of Electric Cars In Quarter, Shares Up 7 Per Cent Tesla Inc set a record for quarterly vehicle deliveries in a triumphant response to months of questions about demand for its luxury electric cars, sending shares up 7 per cent after hours on Tuesday.......
2019-07-03, 09:39

Newt Gingrich on anti-American sentiment: 'The number of lies' from the left is 'astonishing' Some Democrats are telling lies about America and President Trump is exposing those defaming the country, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said Thursday....
2019-06-21, 06:26

Mitchell Robinson changing Knicks number for dead high school teammates Knicks center Mitchell Robinson is changing his number from 26 to 23 to honor two dead high school classmates. The Knicks released their Summer League roster and Robinson is expected to play at least two games. The first practice is Tuesday in Las Vegas. Robinson, the No. 36 pick from last year̵...
2019-07-02, 22:52

UK police arrest a number of climate activists planning Heathrow drone protest U.K. police have arrested a number of environmental activists affiliated with a group which announced  last month that it would use drones to try to ground flights at the country’s busiest airport. The group, which calls itself Heathrow Pause, is protesting against the government decision to g...
2019-09-13, 20:52

Tesla's record delivery number bodes well for 'green car' industry, says former Chrysler president A former executive at Chrysler and Toyota said a record quarter for deliveries by Tesla is further proof that the market for green vehicles in the United States is expanding and that Tesla does not have demand issues....
2019-07-03, 00:39

As fighting in Libya escalates, so does number of children ‘at imminent risk of injury or death’ In and around Tripoli, an increasing number of children are “at imminent risk of injury or death” two senior United Nations officials warned on Thursday, citing a surge of aggression in crisis-torn Libya....
2019-05-21, 15:52

Boris Johnson Leads U.K. Prime Minister Race as Number of Candidates Drops to Three (LONDON) — Britain’s governing Conservative Party narrowed the race to become the country’s next prime minister to three candidates on Thursday, and is set to pick the final two contenders before the end of the day. Boris Johnson, a former foreign minister and ex-mayor of London, b...
2019-06-20, 20:52

Millions of Facebook users' phone number exposed online, report says Facebook inadvertently exposed millions of phone numbers related to people's Facebook accounts, according to a report.       ...
2019-09-05, 05:00

UPDATE 4-Tesla delivers record number of electric cars in quarter, shares up 7% Tesla Inc set a record for quarterly vehicle deliveries in a triumphant response to months of questions about demand for its luxury electric cars, sending shares up 7% after hours on Tuesday....
2019-07-03, 04:39

'Nadal is number one favourite without a doubt', admits Djokovic ahead of French Open "World number one Novak Djokovic has enjoyed two good weeks on red clay but admitted that winning a second French Open title would be a tall order after a crushing defeat by Rafael Nadal in last week\u0027s Italian Open final."...
2019-05-22, 12:39

Trump's agenda hampered by troubling number of lower court injunctions, Barr says Attorney General William Barr on Tuesday said he has noticed a troubling trend of nationwide injunctions issued by lower courts that have taken their toll on President Trump’s agenda and threaten the political process for future administrations. ...
2019-05-22, 08:26

LeBron James giving new Lakers teammate Anthony Davis his jersey number If you bought a LeBron James Lakers jersey last season, it might already be out of style. James won’t wear No. 23 next season, instead giving it to Anthony Davis, his new teammate and fellow Klutch Sports client, according to Yahoo Sports. The gesture was reportedly made to make Davis feel com...
2019-06-28, 00:39

The Steamboat Geyser in Yellowstone National Park is approaching a record number of eruptions The world's tallest active geyser is known to be unpredictable. But if there was ever a year to witness its spectacular surge of water, this might be it....
2019-07-05, 16:39

At America’s research universities, “the number of black tenured faculty members grew by only one-te At America’s research universities, “the number of black tenured faculty members grew by only one-tenth of a percent from 2013 to 2017, to comprise 4 percent of the total tenured faculty. The number of Hispanic and Latino tenured faculty members also grew by less than 1 percent... [to] 4.6 percent o...
2019-07-03, 17:26

Apple recalled a limited number of older MacBook Pros due to overheating batteries If you’re the proud owner of a 15-inch MacBook Pro that you bought anywhere between September 2015 and February 2017, then you might want to check if you qualify for a free battery replacement. Apple has just recalled a limited number of older MacBook Pros, which “contain a battery that ...
2019-06-21, 13:39

Aid in Dying Soon Will be Available to More Americans. Few Will Choose It. By October, more than one in five U.S. adults will be able to obtain lethal prescriptions if terminally ill. But for those who try, obstacles remain....
2019-07-08, 17:52

Only 51% of Americans say socialism would be a bad thing In a new poll from Gallup, only 51% of Americans say socialism would be a bad thing for the United States, with 43% believing it would be a good thing for the nation....
2019-05-22, 08:52

Sooner or later, Americans will get fed up with the Jones Act The maritime industry may not like being compared to the Sicilian Mafia, but there is an element of truth to this analogy when considering the quick about-face President Trump made recently on the 99-year-old protectionist law known as the Jones Act....
2019-05-22, 23:39

85 percent of Americans say they won’t throw this out More than eight in ten Americans consider themselves to be people who hold on to keepsakes, with 38 percent of even admitting to having kept a keepsake for over 20 years....
2019-06-14, 16:26

Where Americans are putting their money In 2018, stocks were the most popular investment, at least, according to Fox Business. Buzz 60’s Chandra Lanier has the story.       ...
2019-07-24, 03:52

A guide to 4th of July for non-Americans The 4th of Julu marks America's Independence day, and buildup to it can last months; the federal holiday takes over most of the country, and is an all around big deal. Here's a run-down of the most important things to know....
2019-07-04, 10:26

The No. 1 reason Americans need a vacation More than one in three Americans (37 percent) have had a ‘life eureka’ moment while on vacation or a trip away, according to new research. Those vacation eureka moments — from taking relationships to the next level to deciding on a major career shift — reveal many Americans a...
2019-06-19, 22:39

Can Americans still go to Cuba? Yes, but it's more difficult The Trump administration's new restrictions on travel to Cuba have made it harder, but far from impossible, for Americans to visit the island nation....
2019-06-05, 23:52

Americans love adventure According to a new study by Onepoll on behalf of Rias Biaxas, Americans love adventure! Buzz60’s Keri Lumm reports.       ...
2019-08-05, 22:39

Many Americans have had a work spouse A work spouse can be a positive relationship and tends to be a stress reliever. It can become a problem is when the relationship crosses boundaries.       ...
2019-06-09, 16:52

Americans consider this a vacation disaster What do Americans consider vacation disasters? A new study from Roku finds that internet is pretty important. Keri Lumm reports.       ...
2019-08-14, 19:39

Sensex Rises Over 150 Points, Nifty Moves Above 11,750 Nifty, Sensex today: Top gainers on the 50-scrip index at the time were Bharat Petroleum, ONGC, HCL Tech, Bharti Infratel, Infosys and Reliance Industries. The Sensex and Nifty had ended 0.97 per cent......
2019-05-22, 07:00

Oil rises after US Navy destroys Iranian drone Oil prices rose more than 1% on Friday after the U.S. Navy destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows, again raising tensions in the Middle East....
2019-07-19, 04:26

Harley-Davidson Rises After Dodging Trade War Harley-Davidson slides past Trump’s trade war, Nissan blames Carlos Ghosn for a massive profit drop, people still want to know if Tesla can make money, and much more for The Morning Shift of Wednesday, July 24, 2019....
2019-07-25, 01:13