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

Europe's marine sanctuaries are no more than 'paper parks'

WWF conservationists say marine wildlife sanctuaries are failing to protect the seasEurope’s marine wildlife sanctuaries are no more than “paper parks” that are failing to protect the seas, a report f...

Europe's marine sanctuaries are no more than 'paper parks'

Source: theguardian.com

Bill S-203 and the future of marine parks in Canada Keeping large aquatic mammals in captivity for entertainment is slowly becoming a thing of the past in Canada after the House of Commons passed Bill S-203, also known as ‘Ending the Captivity of Whales and Dolphins Act,’ last month....
2019-07-19, 17:39

Marine corporal charged with murder, manslaughter in shooting of fellow Marine in DC barracks A United States Marine has been charged with murder, involuntary manslaughter and negligent homicide in the January shooting of a fellow Marine at the Corps' Washington D.C. barracks....
2019-08-03, 05:00

10 amazing animal sanctuaries in the US Amazing animal sanctuaries all across the country are giving neglected and abused animals a second lease on life. Here are 10 of the best.       ...
2019-09-11, 05:39

Emails show NRA link to U.S. sheriffs who promoted gun 'sanctuaries' The National Rifle Association was more deeply involved than previously disclosed in the formation of a movement that encouraged county sheriffs not to enforce some gun-control laws, a U.S. gun-control advocacy group said on Monday, based on public records it obtained....
2019-05-21, 16:26

More than 30 members of clergy, religious activists sign letter declaring their churches immigrant 'sanctuaries': report A group of more than 30 clergy and religious activists in Birmingham have signed a letter promising sanctuary to immigrants facing mass deportations in Alabama, according to a Tuesday report....
2019-08-14, 00:39

Kate Middleton pens heartfelt letter praising children's hospices as 'sanctuaries' The Duchess of Cambridge has called children's hospices a "heart-warming example to us all" in a letter marking the start of Children's Hospice Week....
2019-06-17, 15:52

These amusement parks were voted best in the U.S. North America is home to more than 400 amusement parks and attractions. These were voted best in the U.S. by 10Best readers.       ...
2019-08-05, 22:39

World's most popular theme parks It's no surprise that Disney dominates among theme parks, and upcoming Star Wars land openings are likely to give the entertainment behemoth a big attendance boost....
2019-05-31, 17:26

Grandma and grandson traveling to all national parks Brad Ryan and Grandma Joy of Duncan Falls, Ohio, aren't stopping until they hit all 61 national parks in the U.S.       ...
2019-08-20, 23:52

Free entry at most national parks August 25 The National Park Service is celebrating its 103rd birthday on August 25th by allowing visitors to enter any national park for free. Visitors will get a chance to explore parks like Yosemite and the Grand Canyon without paying fees per car.       ...
2019-08-23, 08:52

State parks are becoming so crowded that they might collapse under their own weight If you’re looking for something to do on a day off and don’t want to spend a lot of money, visiting a state park is a great option. Depending on your location, state parks offer you plenty of options ranging from hiking and biking trails to campsites and other relaxing bonuses. Unfortuna...
2019-06-05, 07:52

E-bikes are now allowed in US national parks, for better or worse The next time you visit a National Park in the US, you can likely bring your e-bike with you. The National Park Service has expanded the use of e-bikes to allow pedal assist models on the same roads and trails as conventional bicycles so long as the......
2019-09-03, 02:26

Want to visit all 61 national parks in America? Here are 7 tips to help This couple visited all 61 national parks this year — primarily via van — finishing their journey earlier this month.       ...
2019-08-25, 20:52

Eight Things to Make Amusement Parks More Enjoyable For Your Kid (And Yourself) Who doesn’t love amusement parks, right? The rides are exciting, the cotton candy is delicious, and the characters your kids love come to life right before your eyes. However, parks can be really tiring for little children—not to mention parents—especially if you’re not super prepared for a long day...
2019-05-31, 02:26

Star Wars Gives Force to Disney Parks Disney’s Star Wars attractions opening at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., and Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla., represent the single-largest expansion in either park’s history....
2019-05-30, 15:00

10 of the best UK and European theme parks: readers’ tips From Moomins in Finland to zooming down slides in the Pyrenees, our readers pick thrilling parks across EuropeThis mountain park is home to Tobotronc, a really exhilarating 5km toboggan run – the world’s longest alpine slide – which runs through evergreen forest. There’s also a large skytrail, mazes...
2019-05-30, 11:52

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

These are the world's most-visited theme parks Disney World's Magic Kingdom was the world’s most visited theme park in 2018, with 20.8 million visitors.        ...
2019-05-24, 15:39

Grandson is taking grandma to all 61 national parks Brad Ryan's 89-year-old grandma Joy told him she regretted how few trips she took in her life. So Ryan made it his mission to get her to all US national parks....
2019-08-16, 18:52

Driver bizarrely ‘double parks’ on top of another car in New Jersey How’s that for double-parking? A driver literally parked on top of another car on a New Jersey residential street Wednesday morning — and a passerby snapped a photo of the bizarre mishap. The incident — first reported by The Daily Voice — unfolded on Trimble Avenue in Clifton...
2019-08-14, 23:52

The Forgotten Man Responsible for Our Most Iconic National Parks John Taliaferro’s “Grinnell” tells the story of the conservationist who fought for decades to defend the land and animals and people of America’s West....
2019-07-24, 17:00

$3.3M to be spent on revitalizing Saskatchewan’s provincial parks The government of Saskatchewan is investing more than $3.3 million for facility and infrastructure improvements in northern provincial parks in 2019-20....
2019-08-09, 16:00

Ex-Marine jailed for messages sent to Remain MP A pro-Brexit Falklands War veteran has been jailed for 24 weeks after he posted menacing social media messages to a Remainer politician which left her "scared" and "very exposed"....
2019-08-08, 22:39

Marine Corps to Duncan Hunter: Can You Like, Not Tag Me in That The U.S. Marine Corps has asked Republican California Rep. Duncan Hunter to stop using the official Corps emblem and phrase on his campaign materials in a cease-and-desist letter, NBC News reported today....
2019-07-18, 06:52

Passan: MLB parks need full protective netting before it's too late The terrifying scene in Houston of a child being taken off after getting hit by a foul ball should be the last straw. Ballparks need netting from foul pole to foul pole....
2019-05-30, 10:26

Revealed: creeping privatisation of London parks in summer Exclusive figures show extent to which London councils are using parks for ticketed music festivals such as Wireless and other paid events to plug budget gapsAs chugging guitars reverberated over Finsbury Park last Sunday afternoon, crowds streamed through the Manor House gate past a banner commemor...
2019-07-05, 22:52

Lexington Parks Looking For Therapeutic Recreation Camp Volunteers LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington Parks and Recreation is looking for volunteers to help out with its therapeutic recreation camps offered to people with disabilities. The camp begins in a couple of weeks. “We are one of the few municipalities in the entire state that offer programs fo...
2019-06-04, 02:13

Halloween 2019: What's new at Disney, Universal Studios parks Disney is amping up its Not-So-Scary Halloween and Not-So-Spooky Spectacular events while Universal Studios is taking its cue from "Stranger Things."       ...
2019-09-17, 00:26

Trump plans to allow fracking near California's national parks Environmental groups are preparing for a fight against the proposal that would end a five-year fracking moratorium in central CaliforniaThe Trump administration has issued a plan to open more than a million acres in California to fracking, including areas close to Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia ...
2019-05-21, 15:26

'Accra is becoming a concrete jungle' so locals are building their own parks Build your own park? That's what some residents in Ghana's capital, Accra, are doing because, as the city booms, concrete is swallowing up the few green spaces left....
2019-07-31, 21:00

$3.3 million to be spent on revitalizing Saskatchewan’s provincial parks The Government of Saskatchewan is investing more than $3.3 million for facility and infrastructure improvements in northern provincial parks in 2019-20....
2019-08-09, 01:26

10 plot holes and inconsistencies you might have missed on 'Parks and Recreation' Colleen Hayes/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images The comedy "Parks and Recreation" aired on NBC from 2009 until 2015. The mockumentary-style show documented the everyday lives of the employees working at the Parks and Recreation department in Pawnee, Indiana. While highly praised by critics, "Pa...
2019-06-11, 21:52

Canada geese in Denver parks culled for meat Frustrated by poop from the city's Canada geese in the park system, Denver's Parks and Recreation Department rolled out a new program to cull the birds and process them for meat to be distributed to needy families....
2019-07-02, 13:13

4 Your Health: City parks bring happiness to visitors There are new recommendations about which women should undergo testing for the breast cancer gene. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says all women with a history of breast or ovarian cancer should be assessed for increased risk of BRCA gene mutations. Women who have an ancestry associated wit...
2019-08-21, 02:00

FDNY discriminated against Marine with PTSD: watchdog The FDNY discriminated against a former US Marine because he has post-traumatic stress disorder, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ruled Wednesday. Joseph Leopold, who was honorably discharged from the Marines in 2005, passed the FDNY’s physical and written psychological evaluations when h...
2019-06-20, 02:52

Firing of weapon by Marine on border under investigation WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. military officials say a Marine fired his weapon while on duty along the U.S.-Mexico border in California. He reported afterward that he had been attacked inside his vehicle by three people. John Cornelio, a spokesman for U.S. Northern Command, which oversees the military̵...
2019-05-31, 22:00

Ex-marine jailed for messages sent to Remain-supporting MP A pro-Brexit Falklands War veteran has been jailed for 24 weeks after he posted menacing social media messages to a Remain-supporting MP which left her "scared" and "very exposed"....
2019-08-09, 14:26

A Muslim Marine’s Trauma: I Was Set Up, Arrested and Acquitted While stationed at Quantico, I was arrested for a crime for which I was later acquitted. But the scars of that ordeal stayed with me for years after....
2019-09-04, 21:26

Seven bikers killed in crash were mostly Marine veterans The seven motorcyclists killed in a horrific New Hampshire crash were mostly Marine veterans, on their way to a Jarheads Motorcycle Club gathering when they fatally collided with a pickup truck, according to a report. A 2016 Dodge 2500 truck slammed into the group of bikers Friday evening around 6:3...
2019-06-22, 22:39

Tuna are spawning in marine protected areas Marine protected areas are large swaths of coastal seas or open ocean that are protected by governments from activities such as commercial fishing and mining. Such marine sanctuaries have had rehabilitating effects on at-risk species living within their borders. But it’s been less clear how they ben...
2019-07-24, 19:13

Marine killed in action in Iraq is ID’d by Pentagon The Marine who died Saturday in Iraq’s Nineveh province while assisting the country’s security forces was identified as Gunnery Sgt. Scott A. Koppenhafer, a 35-year-old from Mancos, Colo., the Pentagon said....
2019-08-12, 13:52

Woman becomes first female Marine to pilot F-35B fighter jet (NBC News) — A woman who attributes her success to “showing up prepared and working diligently” has become the first female Marine to pilot a F-35B fighter jet. U.S. Marine Capt. Anneliese Satz, 29, of Boise, Idaho, completed the F-35B Basic Course on June 27, the Marine Corp annou...
2019-08-19, 08:26

US Marine dies after Australia exercise accident SYDNEY (AP) — A decorated U.S. Marine has died in Australia, days after a military training accident. A statement from the U.S. Marines says 21-year-old Lance Cpl. Hans Sandoval-Pereyra, from Fairfax, Virginia, died on Wednesday at the Royal Darwin Hospital due to injuries suffered on the weekend in...
2019-05-29, 07:39

In memoriam: Why Marine Jamel Herring keeps fighting Former U.S. Marine Jamel Herring has faced unimaginable traumas. Getting through them hasn't been easy, but his determination to do so has never been stronger....
2019-05-24, 00:52

Chloë Sevigny Does Cannes Her Way – Again – In Marine Serre From Mugler to Miu Miu and Loewe, Sevigny's red-carpet, photocall and off-duty dress choices have served up brilliant curveballs to the ballgowns we’ve become accustomed to on the Croisette...
2019-05-24, 17:52

'The Big Bang Theory' and 'Parks and Recreation' find new streaming homes Upcoming streaming services battle over rights to hit sitcoms, while NBC Universal announces new programming and a name: Peacock        ...
2019-09-17, 21:00

Rosa Parks Honored With a Barbie Doll on Women’s Equality Day Civil rights activist Rosa Parks is being honored with her own Barbie doll. The toy company Mattel unveiled the new doll for Women’s Equality Day on August 26 as part of a range dedicated to celebrating inspiring women. Parks became known as “the mother of the civil rights movement”...
2019-08-27, 23:39

Lego strikes deal to buy back Legoland, other theme parks COPENHAGEN, Denmark — A group of investors that includes the owners of toy maker Lego is buying Merlin Entertainment, a British company that operates theme parks like Legoland. Lego owner Kirkbi Invest joined forces with private equity firm Blackstone and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board to ...
2019-06-28, 13:52

Pence urges spending to repair well-worn U.S. national parks Against the backdrop of Yellowstone's Old Faithful Geyser, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday urged Congress to dedicate billions of dollars in federal energy revenues for repairs to aging facilities at America's national parks....
2019-06-14, 03:26

Maintaining State Parks in a Warming World Could Cost Billions National parks may get all the prestige, but state parks do the heavy lifting when it comes to outdoor recreation in the U.S. They saw 807 million visitors in 2017, nearly two and a half times the number of national park visitors. All those people spent a combined 2 billion hours kayaking, camping, ...
2019-06-03, 23:39

15 photos that show how Disney theme parks celebrate Halloween VCG/Getty Images From Orlando, Florida, to Hong Kong, China, Disney hosts Halloween celebrations across the globe. Each of the theme parks is transformed with pumpkins, lights, and other decor to create a fall atmosphere. Halloween-themed parades and nightly shows are also introduced, bringing Dis...
2019-09-07, 19:52

Sony and Yamaha are making a self-driving cart for theme parks Remember how we said Sony's self-driving SC-1 concept would make for a great party bus? Apparently, Sony had the same idea. The company is partnering with Yamaha on the SC-1 Sociable Cart, an expansion of the concept designed for entertainment pur......
2019-08-25, 10:39

Florida man parks car in kitchen to protect the vehicle from Hurricane Dorian (WPTV) Jessica and Patrick Eldridge were among the thousands of Jacksonville, Florida families who scrambled to prepare for Hurricane Dorian. That preparation includes parking their cars in a secure spot. The couple has a two-car garage and thee vehicles. With a sedan and a pickup truck in the garag...
2019-09-05, 08:52

225 miles and 100 parks: one woman's epic hike around New York City Liz Thomas held the speed record for the legendary Appalachian Trail. But she also wanted to show why walking in our cities is important for our well-beingWhen we talk about hiking, we typically think about escaping urban confines and exploring land less touched by humanity. We envision walking thro...
2019-06-04, 15:52

New citizens to experience camping in Saskatchewan through Parks Canada program An excursion planned to Prince Albert National Park this summer aims to pass on knowledge and experience regarding camping-related skills to new Canadians....
2019-06-19, 10:39

Peace amid cascades: national parks in Croatia and Bosnia Plitvice Lakes national park in Croatia is booming, but quieter areas with crystal-clear rivers to enjoy are nearby, including across the border in Bosnia-HerzegovinaIn the 15 years since I last visited Plitvice Lakes national park, much has changed in this mountainous region of Lika, near Croatia’s...
2019-07-16, 11:26

Rosa Parks and Sally Ride will be made into Barbie dolls Mattel is giving some of our favorite “sheroes” the Barbie treatment. Civil rights icon Rosa Parks and astronaut Sally Ride have inspired two new dolls, the toy company announced. They’re available starting today. Don’t expect any dream houses, pink convertibles or Kens: Both...
2019-08-27, 08:39

Great parks and green spaces in the UK: readers’ travel tips Sensory playgrounds for children, a second world war airfield converted into a deer park, and an ever-changing stretch of coastline are among your favouritesSkirting the southern edge of Manchester, Turn Moss and Chorlton water meadows offer a huge swathe of countryside just five miles from the city...
2019-08-22, 17:39

Watch: Florida man parks Smart Car in kitchen to protect it from Dorian A Florida couple concerned their Smart Car might blow away in Hurricane Dorian's winds found the perfect place to store the vehicle -- their kitchen....
2019-09-06, 03:00

From Disneyland to Universal, theme parks are facing a challenging summer Disney, Universal Studios, and SeaWorld are ramping up promotional activity during the typically potent summer travel season.       ...
2019-07-15, 16:52

Marine life is still struggling after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill The lingering effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill have been extreme for deep sea creatures, with biodiversity still down years after the disaster...
2019-08-28, 03:52

New exoskeleton helps paralyzed Marine veteran walk again (KFOR) A morning visit to the zoo may not seem like a big deal to some, but for Jennifer Holmes, it is. “This is huge, enormous,” Holmes said during a recent stroll through the Oklahoma City Zoo. It was the first time in more than ten years she has been able to walk on her own in public....
2019-09-11, 13:52

Marine Widow Remembers Husband Who Died By Suicide (LEX 18)– A Marine widow honoring her husband on Memorial Day tells LEX 18 that he fought in the Middle East, and then continued fighting a whole new war in his own backyard.  Memorial Day is a time to remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice, but not all are killed in combat. Lora Strot...
2019-05-28, 09:13

'I refuse to die in here': the marine who survived two tours and is now fighting deportation In his 21 months of detention, Jose Segovia Benitez says he’s been denied critical treatment for his PTSD and heart conditionJose Segovia Benitez survived two tours of duty with the US Marine Corps, a bomb blast, and a traumatic brain injury.But the US is not helping him recover. On the contrary, th...
2019-09-07, 08:13

US Marine and teen accused of distributing LSD to service members JACKSONVILLE, N.C. — A U.S. Marine Corps member and a woman are accused of distributing LSD to active military members and civilians in North Carolina. News outlets report 23-year-old Andrew Christian Gray was arrested Sunday at Camp Lejeune on charges including felony trafficking in LSD by manufact...
2019-09-18, 17:39

A Supercharged Marine Heat Wave Is Roasting the Pacific Ocean temperatures have skyrocketed in the northeast Pacific, ushering in conditions reminiscent of 2015. In other words, the Blob is back, and it could spell trouble for wildlife and fisheries from Alaska to California, according to data scientists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administ...
2019-09-06, 20:26

Marine kidnapped as a newborn meets FBI agent who rescued him A Marine kidnapped as a newborn 22 years ago this month has finally met the FBI agent who found him. Troy Sowers was on the job two months when he rescued Marine Corporal Stewart Rembert from a dumpster in Tacoma, Wash., on Aug. 23, 1997. The reunion took place Friday in Knoxville, Tenn., at Sower’s...
2019-08-12, 18:00

UK's first marine park in Plymouth 'to lead way in ocean innovation' Plymouth Sound is set to be designated the UK's first national marine park, with the aim of protecting the area's estimated 1,000 species of marine life and vast seafaring economy....
2019-09-14, 06:00

Here's the new Marine Corps weapon that just destroyed an Iranian drone 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit/US Marine Corps The Marine Corps' Light Marine Air Defense Integrated System, known as LMADIS, jammed an Iranian drone that President Donald Trump said flew within 1,000 yards of a Navy warship in the Strait of Hormuz. The anti-drone system attaches to all-terrain veh...
2019-07-19, 14:26

How a trip with a three-legged dog helped an ex-Marine find redemption In September of 2016, Rob Kugler got some terrible news about his beloved dog, a black lab named Bella. The bone cancer that had taken her left front leg just a year earlier had spread to her lungs and mouth. Her already terminal illness was threatening to cut her short, eight-year-long life even sh...
2019-05-26, 04:00

Ex-US Marine Alleges "Threats, Abuse" In Russian Jail A former US Marine arrested on spying charges in Moscow says he is subjected to abuse and harassment in jail, but a diplomat warned Saturday a potential prisoner swap will not happen before a......
2019-05-25, 15:00

Russia extends detention of ex-U.S. Marine accused of spying A court on Friday extended by two months the pre-trial detention of a former U.S. Marine who has been held in Russia on suspicion of spying since December and who accused Moscow prison authorities of injuring him....
2019-08-23, 18:00

Stuffed animal deploys overseas with Marine Corps Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Manuel Rios discovered his sons' stuffed elephant named Ellie in his bag three weeks into his deployment. He decided to document her travels with him and inevitably use her to surprise his boys that they were finally home.        ...
2019-08-23, 23:13

WWI ghost fleet becomes first US National Marine Sanctuary since 2000 An area in Maryland that’s home to abandoned World War I-era steamships has been designated a new national marine sanctuary.        ...
2019-08-23, 23:13

Ex-U.S. Marine accused of spying by Russia asks Trump to help A former U.S. Marine held in Russia on suspicion of spying called on U.S. President Donald Trump and the leaders of Britain, Canada and Ireland to help him as he appeared in court at an appeal hearing on Thursday....
2019-06-20, 15:52

Local parks could bring city dwellers as much happiness as Christmas: study Want some holiday cheer this summer? Your local park may be able to help — and you won’t even have to see your in-laws. A walk around the park could boost a person’s mood as much as the arrival of Christmas, a new study from the University of Vermont has found, providing a needed e...
2019-08-21, 22:52

U.S. national parks boost online messages to reduce risky behavior To counteract risky behavior possibly inspired by social media videos, photos and just plain bragging, the U.S. National Park System has created apps and videos to help visitors stay safe....
2019-08-20, 16:52

From Epcot's update to a Spider-Man ride, everything Disney revealed about its parks at D23 Are you planning to visit a Disney park in the next few years? If so, here are the new attractions and shows coming your way, including a Marvel land.       ...
2019-08-26, 22:26

Brush fire prompts evacuation of Southern California amusement parks A brush fire raging along a Southern California riverbed prompted the evacuation of two nearby amusement parks on Sunday, but no homes were threatened and no serious injuries were reported, authorities said....
2019-06-10, 05:39

Parks Canada warns visitor behaviour is changing bear habits Parks Canada is warning the public about the dangers of bears and cougars at a nearby national park - and hoping visitors can help keep themselves and the wildlife, safe....
2019-06-12, 07:26

City council appoints women to parks committee after sex harassment scandal A City Council committee overseeing the Big Apple’s parkland is finally getting female representation — but only after a Queens legislator resigned as chairman last month while admitting to sexually harassing a Council female staffer. Councilwoman Carlina Rivera (D-Manhattan) and Councilman Ad...
2019-06-13, 21:26

New York City can limit art vendors in popular parks: appeals court New York City rules limiting the number of art and book vendors in four popular Manhattan parks are constitutional, a state appeals court ruled on Tuesday, overturning an injunction against the rules....
2019-08-20, 19:39

Paris prepares pools, parks and 'cool rooms' for predicted heatwave French capital still carries trauma of 2003 heatwave, when morgues ran out of spaceParis pools will host night swimming, large parks will stay open all hours and special “cool rooms” will be set up in town hall buildings as French authorities fear for residents’ health during the anticipated Europea...
2019-06-23, 21:26

Theme parks, pubs and 'human zoos': how the Victorians invented leisure Entrepreneurs came up with increasingly elaborate ways to part Londoners from their money, inventing many staples of the modern leisure industry Whether it was visiting a “human zoo”, taking a bull on a hot-air balloon ride, or singing risqué songs about rhubarb, Victorian Londoners loved to have fu...
2019-07-23, 15:26

U.S. Interior Department illegally used fees to keep national parks open during shutdown: GAO The Trump administration illegally used national park fees to keep parks open during the 35-day government shutdown in December and January, the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office said on Thursday....
2019-09-06, 11:52

Florida man parks Smart car in kitchen so Hurricane Dorian won’t blow it away Patrick Eldridge of Jacksonville, Florida, was "afraid his car might blow away." So, he parked it in his kitchen.        ...
2019-09-05, 00:00

Fresh mountain smog? 96% of national parks have hazardous air quality – study Report finds popular parks such as Yosemite and Joshua Tree have pollution at levels that threaten visitors and wildlifeSign up for the This Land is your Land newsletter to get monthly updates on the threat to America’s public lands.Millions of tourists will head out into America’s national parks th...
2019-05-21, 15:26

First look at Uefa Nations League fan parks as England supporters arrive in Porto The final touches are being added in the centre of Porto as they prepare welcome fans from across the continent for the inaugural Uefa Nations League finals....
2019-06-04, 18:52

Singapore turns on data channel linking Chongqing industrial parks Available to companies across seven industrial parks in the southwestern city of China, the dedicated data link has a total capacity of 260Gbps and is part of efforts to support connectivity between businesses in the region....
2019-09-12, 09:26

Thrills. Chills. Waterparks: Best amusement parks in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania Newest attractions (Wonder Woman!) and highlights from 11 theme parks, from Six Flags and Sesame Place to the Ocean City Boardwalk and Playland.        ...
2019-05-30, 23:52

Disney aims to thrill 'Star Wars' fans of all kinds at U.S. parks At a new "Star Wars" land at Disneyland Resort in California, Walt Disney Co will let visitors fly the Millennium Falcon and drink blue milk as it aims to satisfy a wide range of the space saga's fans with its most ambitious expansion ever....
2019-05-30, 13:01

Man parks car in trash-loading area, finds it completely covered in garbage This is worse than getting a parking ticket. Cellphone video posted on Instagram shows a car in Queens — which appears to be parked in a trash-loading zone– completely covered in garbage. “I know this n—a all kinds of mad,” a man says on the video, which was posted by u...
2019-09-06, 07:26

Hear Vampire Weekend cover the Parks and Recreation theme song If you’ve managed to catch Vampire Weekend on their current tour or any of last year’s warm-up shows, you’ll know that the jam-band aesthetic that influenced the sound of Father Of The Bride has also found its way into their live show. Ezra Koenig and crew’s live versions have gotten longer and gene...
2019-06-10, 21:13

Coral reefs rapidly die from marine heat waves — study Scientists have published new findings on the impact of global warming on the world's coral reefs. They found that severe marine heat waves can completely destroy coral and threaten other marine species....
2019-08-09, 19:52

Marine Corps veteran rearrested in 2016 murder of Houston boy, 11 A Marine Corps veteran has been rearrested and indicted in the 2016 killing of an 11-year-old Houston boy who was stabbed as he walked home from school, authorities said Tuesday....
2019-06-18, 23:52

'Why replace dolphins with oil drilling?': the battle for Greece's marine life From sperm whales to dolphins, marine mammals in the eastern Mediterranean face a lethal threat from oil and gas explorationBefore the giants of oil and gas joined the litany of threats facing Greek sperm whales, the plight of the world’s largest-toothed animal was little known.Like the Hellenic tre...
2019-06-07, 15:01

G20 environment ministers agree to tackle marine plastic waste Reduction of marine plastic trash was one of the major issues at the G20 summit of environment ministers in Japan. Delegates also discussed the future of energy security following the tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman....
2019-06-16, 17:01

Final round of US Open features marine layer and low scores PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Gary Woodland is seeking his first major championship in a U.S. Open that features unusually low scoring for Pebble Beach. The final round Sunday was met with another day of thick marine layer over the Monterey Peninsula. The greens progressively have been a little firmer...
2019-06-17, 00:39

KPMG nabs $24.5M in contracts for Marine Corps audit prep Three contracts totaling $24.5 million were awarded to KPMG for U.S. Marine Corps audit support, the Pentagon said, to focus on "Acquire to Retire," "Plan to Stock," "Procure to Pay" and "Order to Cash" business areas....
2019-09-12, 02:52

Serbian court acquits ex-US Marine citing lack of evidence BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A Serbian court has acquitted a former U.S. Marine charged with illegal possession and distribution of weapons. The case of Daniel Corbett, reportedly a U.S. Navy SEAL reservist, has made headlines in Serbia since he was arrested in a Belgrade apartment along with three Serbs...
2019-06-18, 14:52

Ex-U.S. marine held by Russia on spying charge complains of threats A former U.S. Marine held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said on Friday he had been threatened by a Russian investigator and harassed in custody, accusations that added to strains in U.S.-Russian relations....
2019-05-24, 17:52

Marine heatwave hits Pacific, raising fears of a new hot 'blob' Phenomenon could be as damaging as ‘the blob’ that caused algae blooms and killed sea lions several years agoThe ocean off the western coast of North America is five degrees Fahrenheit hotter than usual after warming at an unusually rapid rate, according to the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Ad...
2019-09-08, 20:00

Ex-U.S. marine held in Russia on spying charge says he's being threatened: TASS A former U.S. Marine held in Russia on suspicion of spying told a court in Moscow on Friday that an investigator in the case was subjecting him to threats and humiliation, the TASS news agency reported....
2019-05-24, 12:13

Ex-Marine says TSA unfairly targeted his hollowed-out ammo cartridge pendant An ex-Marine in Minnesota is seething after a TSA supervisor confiscated a hollowed-out ammo cartridge from his necklace — and a cherished love letter hidden inside, according to a report. Aaron Bradley, a 43-year-old vet with previous tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, was walking through a security ch...
2019-08-09, 01:00

Search for missing Marine Jesse Conger takes to the skies PHOENIX — The search for missing Marine Jesse Conger continues, with the search now taking to the skies. Mark Love helped coordinate planes and a helicopter to search the area around Phoenix and popular lakes for Conger. “It’s the right thing to do,” Love said, “and it’s important to bring them [the...
2019-08-30, 06:00

The Marine lance corporal who praised Nazis is getting kicked out of the Corps Lance Cpl. Audrey Rampton/US Marine Corps Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Mason E. Mead is leaving the service with an "Other Than Honorable" discharge. Mead, who was investigated earlier this year for racist posts on social media, admitted to "advocating supremacist ideology," which allowed him to avoid a...
2019-06-11, 21:52

Chrissy Teigen, Matt Damon and more of your favorite stars visiting Disney Parks Disney Parks are a haven to spot your favorite fictional characters but also tons of your favorite IRL stars. Check out which celebs have visited.        ...
2019-08-16, 14:52

The unseen carcinogenic danger lurking in New York City's public parks | Ben Kallos City councilman Ben Kallos wants to end the city’s practice of using the weedkiller Roundup, which has been linked to cancerParks are New Yorkers’ oasis. They’re where we escape the crowds, the din of traffic, and our often tiny apartments; where we play with our children, walk our pets, and relax i...
2019-06-06, 09:52

Oro Valley Parks, Rec hopes to make its programs, online resources more accessible to citizens ORO VALLEY – The Town of Oro Valley partnered with CivicRec to implement a new management software solution. The software will give citizens access to Parks and Recreation’s activities, classes, sports, youth leagues and community facilities. It also boasts convenient online registration and p...
2019-07-24, 02:52

Poop parasite outbreaks linked to water parks and pools, just in time for summer Summer is finally here, and that means lots and lots of hot, sunny days and plenty of trips to the local pool or nearby water park. If taking a dip in the public pool is your favorite way too cool down, the Centers for Disease Control have a warning that might make your stomach turn, and make you se...
2019-07-02, 06:00

National parks including Uluru and Kakadu not managed properly, audit finds Government agency has failed to work with traditional owners to look after parks such as Uluru-Kata Tjuta and KakaduAustralia’s six commonwealth national parks – including Kakadu and Uluru – are not being effectively managed by the government corporation tasked with preserving them, an audit has fou...
2019-06-21, 14:39

Great Wolf Lodge, known for its indoor water parks, has $84 rooms in nationwide sale Great Wolf Lodge's nationwide one-day sale has rooms starting at $84, but there are restrictions. Here's how to book.       ...
2019-07-31, 17:52

Great Wolf Lodge, known for its indoor water parks, is opening in Arizona with 50% off sale Great Wolf Lodge, known for its indoor water parks, has moved up the opening date for its Arizona location to Sept. 18.       ...
2019-09-03, 19:00

Death on the trail: More Americans visit national parks, but fewer rangers on patrol The National Park Service ranger is a symbol of America's public lands. But budget cuts mean there are fewer today to keep animals and people safe.        ...
2019-06-29, 19:13

City parks worker allegedly stole $30K from people who rented Queens venue A city Parks Department worker stole $30,000 from people who rented a building in a Queens park for weddings and other celebrations, the city’s Department of Investigation said Thursday. In the four-year-long scheme, Nicole Gamory allegedly funneled 54 payments to her private bank account from clien...
2019-06-21, 07:52

Retired Marine stands up to Nike with Betsy Ross flag tattoo Retired marine Johnny (Joey) Jones was so adamant in his support for the Betsy Ross flag, he decided to tattoo it on his arm as a rebuke to Nike's decision to pull a set of shoes bearing the iconic flag's design....
2019-07-06, 18:13

Plastic alternatives could make marine pollution even worse, report finds Compostable alternatives to plastic could worsen marine pollution and have other serious environmental impacts, a report from a committee of UK MPs has warned....
2019-09-12, 19:26

An appetite for dried seahorse in China could spell the marine animal's demise The international seahorse trade out of West Africa is booming. The animals are used in dried form in soups, teas and rice wine. But growing demand is putting these little fish at risk of extinction....
2019-06-27, 19:13

US Marine killed in Iraq days after Pentagon warned of ‘ISIS resurgence’ A US Marine from Colorado who had been serving in Iraq was killed in combat over the weekend — just days after the Pentagon warned of an “ISIS resurgence,” according to defense officials. Gunnery Sgt. Scott A. Koppenhafer, 35, died Saturday “after being engaged by enemy small...
2019-08-12, 18:00

Marine testifies Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher did not stab detainee A Marine who worked jointly in Iraq with a decorated Navy SEAL accused of murder testified Thursday that the platoon chief did not stab a wounded teenage Islamic State prisoner as alleged by other platoon members....
2019-06-28, 08:52

Iraqi general, U.S. Marine dispute murder charge against Navy SEAL An Iraqi general and a U.S. Marine testifying in the murder trial of a U.S. Navy SEAL said on Thursday they never saw the platoon leader stab a wounded detainee in the neck, disputing the central allegation in the prosecution's war crimes case....
2019-06-28, 09:39

Ocean heatwave off West Coast could wreak havoc on marine life Government scientists said Thursday they are monitoring a new ocean heatwave off the West Coast which could badly disrupt marine life. Five years ago, an expansion of warm ocean water nicknamed “the Blob” by scientists disrupted the marine ecosystem off the West Coast. Now, a similar exp...
2019-09-06, 20:00

UK creates 'blue belt' of marine protected areas twice England's size Conservationists say protection contributes to stop of marine damaging activitiesAn area nearly twice the size of England will become a “blue belt” of protected waters after the government created 41 new marine conservation zones.The short-snouted seahorse, the ocean quahog, ross worm reefs and blue...
2019-05-31, 08:00

New marine fuel rules to boost diesel prices for at least a year -analysts Global prices for diesel and marine fuels should rise by October ahead of a January switchover to new, very low-sulfur marine fuels, and remain higher for at least a year as refiners shift production to make more of the new fuels, analysts said....
2019-06-10, 22:52

Marine Archaeologists Drain Sea To Investigate Underwater Building At Salamis Ruins The Greek Ministry of Culture has announced a major discovery by marine archaeologists off the island of Salamis. It has been revealed that divers and researchers have found a monumental structure or building. ...
2019-06-18, 21:26

Former Marine arrested in California woman's 1976 cold case murder California authorities say their arrest of a former Marine has confirmed their long-held hunch that the killer of a woman 43 years ago was someone with a military connection....
2019-06-02, 22:26

California gang members get decades in prison for murdering 19-year-old Marine Two California gang members have been sentenced to decades in prison for murdering a 19-year-old Marine in 2016, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office....
2019-08-28, 15:13

US Marine, 21, dies following training accident in Australia; third fatal death since April A young Marine died in Australia on Wednesday from injuries sustained during a training incident involving a tactical vehicle over the weekend, marking the third such death since April....
2019-05-29, 18:00

Marine Pleads Guilty to Hazing Death of Green Beret in Mali Staff Sgt. Kevin Maxwell Jr. told a military court that he and three other American commandos engaged in hazing during which the soldier was strangled....
2019-06-07, 03:00

Adam Scott politely requests Mitch McConnell keep his fucking tweets off Parks And Rec's Ben Wyatt Although it’s only been off the air for a little more than four years, NBC’s Parks And Recreation now feels a little bit like a lost relic of a long-bygone, more optimistic era, what with its fantasies of helpful elected officials, functional government, and gold-hoarding libertarians who actually g...
2019-06-27, 20:00

Clear kayak tours and otter-spotting in Florida offer an antidote to amusement parks A clear kayak is one of the best ways to explore the natural springs of central Florida and avoid Disney princess overload. Bonus: your dog can come!       ...
2019-08-05, 22:39

Tom Holland’s Visit Made Disney Theme Parks Fun, Even For People Who Weren’t Going to Galaxy’s Edge Disney’s crowning attraction right now is Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, the sprawling Star Wars theme park experience. But for some fans, even the non-Star Wars parks had some novel excitement thanks to unendingly delightful Spider-Man actor Tom Holland.Read more......
2019-06-09, 05:13

As more MLB parks extend netting, foul ball victims urge minor league teams to do the same More than a third of MLB teams have addressed foul ball risks or have plans to do so. Will minor league franchises, faced with smaller budgets, do the same?...
2019-09-06, 19:39

A city in Florida is blasting 'Baby Shark' overnight to keep homeless people from sleeping in parks Shutterstock West Palm Beach, Florida, is playing children's songs, including "Baby Shark" and "Raining Tacos," at Waterfront Lake Pavilion overnight to keep homeless people from sleeping outside of it. City spokeswoman Kathleen Walter told CNN that the music is used to discourage "congregating at...
2019-07-18, 00:00

Richard Branson cuts off SeaWorld as debate rages over captive marine mammals Another company is out of the business of bringing tourists to see whales and dolphins up close, following similar moves by Expedia, TripAdvisor and Thomas Cook....
2019-07-19, 16:39

Antigua: sprawling 'Chinese colony' plan across marine reserve ignites opposition Opponents warn construction of the Yida project, which includes a manufacturing hub, puts island at risk of hurricane damagePlans to construct a sprawling “Chinese colony” complete with factories, homes and holiday resorts across a pristine marine reserve in Antigua have ignited a storm of controver...
2019-06-20, 12:13

Marine combat aviator Amy McGrath announces Senate campaign against Mitch McConnell Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s latest challenge is not from Democrats in the Senate or even House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, but a Marine combat aviator who announced Tuesday she is running against him in 2020. ...
2019-07-09, 16:26

Ex-Marine accused by Spain of North Korean embassy break-in freed on bail A former U.S. Marine accused of breaking into North Korea's embassy in Madrid and assaulting diplomatic personnel was freed on $1.3 million bond in Los Angeles on Tuesday....
2019-07-10, 07:13

Embattled GOP congressman ordered to stop using Marine Corps emblem after Islamophobic campaign ad The ads targeted Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) and Ammar Campa-Najjar, a Democrat of Palestinian and Mexican descent who is challenging Hunter for his seat....
2019-07-18, 20:13

Marine Corps Orders Duncan Hunter to Stop Using Emblem on Political Mailers The mailer, which attacked his opponent and other representatives as radicals and anti-Semites, had used the Marines’ Eagle, Globe and Anchor emblem....
2019-07-20, 05:13

Remarks against Antifa prompt FBI seizure of former Marine’s weapons under Oregon’s ‘red flag’ law: reports A former Marine who said at a protest that he would “slaughter” Antifa members in self-defense, if attacked, recently had his five weapons confiscated by the FBI, according to a report....
2019-09-01, 17:00

Marine veteran boxer captures junior lightweight title on Memorial Day weekend Jamel Herring, a U.S. Marine veteran, defeated Masayuki Ito by unanimous decision in Florida on Saturday to become the WBO junior lightweight champion....
2019-05-28, 18:01

Anti-North Korea group Free Joseon calls for release of ex-U.S. Marine The anti-Pyongyang group that has been identified as a North Korea government-in-exile is calling for the release of a suspect linked to a raid on the North Korean Embassy in Spain....
2019-05-30, 16:39

Marine 'gold rush': demand for shark fin soup drives decimation of fish Finning is still rampant in many countries due to diners’ appetite for the delicacy, despite attempts to shut down the tradeA rising demand for shark fin soup is wiping out more than 73 million sharks every year, fuelling a practice labelled the marine “gold rush”.Finning, when a shark’s fin is slic...
2019-06-04, 15:13

Jim Mattis, Marine legend who became Trump's 'Mad Dog' Pentagon chief, prepares for media blitz While famously media shy during his time in government, former Secretary of Defense James Mattis offered a brief glimpse into his thoughts on today’s political environment in an essay and interview last week, but the appearance left several questions unanswered....
2019-09-01, 17:52

Seven tonnes of marine plastic pollution collected on remote Arnhem Land beach Water bottles, cigarette lighters and fishing nets were among garbage found on Djulpan beach, Sea Shepherd saysFurther evidence that plastic does not discriminate as it spreads across the planet: the marine conservation organisation Sea Shepherd said it is washing up in large quantities on a remote ...
2019-09-06, 07:52

U.S. Marine Kahsai Tyree Hill faces attempted murder charge in Japan A 21-year-old U.S. Marine accused of punching a taxi driver in Tokyo faces an attempted murder charge for choking a woman at a fast food restaurant, officials said....
2019-07-05, 17:39

Deadspin A Scout’s Honor | The Slot Adam Scott and Mitch McConnell Are in a Fight Involving Parks an Deadspin A Scout’s Honor | The Slot Adam Scott and Mitch McConnell Are in a Fight Involving Parks and Recreation GIFs and the Confederate Flag | Splinter Twitter Comes Up With a Very Weird Solution to the Problem Of Trump’s Tweets | The Grapevine If Chaka Khan Had Heard Kanye West’s Final Sample of ...
2019-06-28, 07:00

'Alpha male wolf' and 'finest of tribal elders': The two sides of Gen. James Mattis, US Marine When Stanton Coerr first met James Mattis in 1994, the experience was far from what one might expect from a grizzled, battle-tested Marine known as “Mad Dog.”...
2019-09-01, 08:00

Canada needs to ramp up ocean protection by 30% to give marine animals ‘hope of survival’: report The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society says in a report that while there has been progress in recent years, recommendations from international scientific bodies suggest there's more work to do....
2019-06-03, 14:52

Marine or mermaid? Service member's photo shoot a joke for buddies deployed overseas, he says A U.S. Marine stationed in Florida got a little risqué recently, posing as a mermaid in a professional photo shoot – all to raise the spirits of his buddies deployed overseas, according to reports....
2019-06-08, 09:13

North Carolina shark attack victim who had leg amputated says marine life 'are still good people' The North Carolina teenager who had to get her leg amputated after being attacked by a shark over the weekend said Monday that she has a long recovery ahead, but still has respect for marine life....
2019-06-04, 18:52

Ocean Heat Wave Off U.S. West Coast Could Badly Disrupt Marine Life, Scientists Say (SEATTLE) — Federal scientists said Thursday they are monitoring a new ocean heat wave off the U.S. West Coast, a development that could badly disrupt marine life including salmon, whales and sea lions. The expanse of unusually warm water stretches from Alaska to California, researchers with t...
2019-09-06, 02:13

Marine who used classified info to warn of Afghan insider attack should be reinstated, board finds A Marine Corps reserve officer who leaked classified information to warn fellow troops about an insider attack should be allowed to continue serving, a military panel has determined....
2019-08-16, 17:39

Marine Animal Response Society in need of funds to protect endangered whales, train volunteers The society hopes to use the funds to better respond, research and advocate for solutions aimed at protecting endangered North Atlantic right whales....
2019-07-16, 21:26

Massive pumice 'raft' could bring marine life to help save Great Barrier Reef A massive 150 sq km raft of floating rock seen heading towards Australia in the Pacific Ocean, could help to save the Great Barrier Reef by restoring millions of marine organisms that attach to it along the way....
2019-08-26, 02:26

Judge rules ex-Marine accused of invading North Korean mission in Madrid could be freed A former U.S. Marine accused of participating in a robbery at the North Korean embassy in Madrid is eligible for release from custody, a federal judge in Los Angeles ruled on Tuesday, even as the man faces possible extradition to Spain....
2019-07-03, 08:13

Toxic algae found in 2 New York City parks, officials say; children and pets warned to avoid water Officials are warning that children and pets should stay away from bodies of water in two New York City parks, after they tested positive for the same type of toxic algae that killed several dogs across the country this summer....
2019-08-26, 02:26

On Women’s Equality Day, Mattel Honors the ‘Mother of the Modern Civil Rights Movement’ With the Rosa Parks Barbie In 1955, Rosa Parks became a symbol of civil disobedience when her refusal to relinquish her seat sparked the Montgomery, Ala., bus boycott, a major turning point in the American civil rights movement. Now, Parks is being honored as the icon she is by another iconic brand, as a Barbie created in her...
2019-08-26, 21:39

Former British Royal Marine ripped by French mayor after leaving rowing machine on Mont Blanc A former British Royal Marine is making waves after hauling a rowing machine close to the summit of Western Europe’s tallest mountain – and then abandoning it....
2019-09-03, 18:13

Marine veteran injured in deadly New Hampshire motorcycle crash sues truck driver, company A survivor of the deadly New Hampshire motorcycle crash is seeking compensation for medical expenses that could total at least $500,000.        ...
2019-07-03, 23:26

Marine biologist behind Santa Cruz Island dive company feared dead after boat fire The doomed diving boat that caught fire and sank early Monday off the coast of Southern California had been chartered by a local adventure company owned by a marine biologist — who is among the missing and feared dead. “Please pray for my sister Kristy!” wrote Brett Harmeling, brot...
2019-09-03, 09:52

'Homer at the Beach: A Marine Painter's Journey, 1869-1880' Review: Flotsam, Jetsam, Handsome An intimate look at the artist’s seaside work made during the early part of his career is augmented with historical objects and ephemera that lend useful context to the show....
2019-09-02, 08:00

Marine veteran Jennifer Holmes, paralyzed ten years ago in an auto accident, is walking again thanks to an amazing new exoskeleton (KFOR) A morning visit to the zoo may not seem like a big deal to some, but for Jennifer Holmes, it is. “This is huge, enormous,” Holmes said during a recent stroll through the Oklahoma City Zoo. It was the first time in more than ten years she has been able to walk on her own in public....
2019-09-11, 07:13

Marine and Iraqi general testify accused Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher did not stab ISIS fighter A Marine and an Iraqi general testified that they did not see Special Warfare Chief Edward Gallagher stab an injured teenaged ISIS fighter in 2017, contradicting accusations from some of Gallagher's fellow Navy SEALs....
2019-06-28, 23:39

Marine Corps tells Rep. Duncan Hunter to stop using Eagle, Globe and Anchor emblem for campaign activities The Marine Corps is calling on Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., to stop using its Eagle, Globe and Anchor emblem and trademarked phrase in campaign mailer, after both were featured in an ad that targeted two Muslim lawmakers and his Democratic challenger....
2019-07-19, 04:39

Family of murdered Marine says Green Beret who killed suspected Taliban bomb-maker deserves Trump pardon The family of a Marine killed by a bomb in Afghanistan believes the former Green Beret facing trial for killing the suspected bomb-maker is a "hero" who deserves a pardon from President Trump....
2019-05-24, 03:52

California dive boat fire: Teen celebrating 17th birthday and marine biologist feared among 25 dead in blaze A 17-year-old girl celebrating her birthday and a marine biologist are feared to be among 25 people killed after a dive boat erupted in flames off the California coast....
2019-09-03, 19:00

Paper Round: De Gea set for PSG switch "Manchester United could lose David de Gea but sign Sean Longstaff, Jurgen Klopp is a target for Juventus, and Rafael Benitez could lose Salomon Rondon."...
2019-05-22, 13:00

Track Your Spending Using a Pen and Paper Budgeting apps are plentiful, but it can take some trial and error to find one you love. And if you’re someone who’s trying to spend less time in front of a screen, sometimes the last thing you want to do is open your budgeting app for a checkup....
2019-06-13, 00:26

Let Your Kid See Paper Versions of Your Bills Monopoly is going cashless—a new edition of the board game features a voice assistant that manages the buying and selling. This is weird. Doesn’t the joy come from basking in all the paper bills you’ve collected like you’re Scrooge McDuck? But the change may also be an indicator of a larger issue. I...
2019-07-19, 17:39

How to Use Fewer Paper Towels When it comes to creating less waste, there are some habits that are harder to break than others. Take paper towels, for instance. They’re so damn convenient—but this convenience comes at a price....
2019-06-04, 01:13

Dybala set for €80m PSG talks - Paper Round "Paulo Dybala could be on his way to Paris, Inter Milan have enquired about a loan move for Alexis Sanchez, Edinson Cavani could become the first marquee signing for David Beckham\u0027s Inter Miami and Manchester United look to extend Eric Bailly\u0027s contract. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper Round...
2019-08-19, 04:00

Paper handkerchief's clouded origins Call them paper handkerchiefs, tissues or nose wipes; Patented 125 years ago in southern Germany, it took until 1929 before a Nuremberg firm made its breakthrough. Last year, 148,000 tons of the throwaways were sold....
2019-08-13, 22:26

Paper Round: De Gea set to stay at United "David de Gea could sign a new contract, Chelsea stars are in limbo, Atletico Madrid want Hector Bellerin and Spurs face competition for Tanguy Ndombele."...
2019-06-22, 10:52

Navas set for PSG transfer - Paper Round "Keylor Navas will join Paris Saint-Germain, players want Marcus Rashford on penalties, Bury could survive and Shkodran Mustafi edges closer to an Arsenal exit."...
2019-08-24, 09:39

How to read a scientific research paper Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. One of the most important skills any discerning media consumer can have is the ability to comprehend a scientific research paper. Reading a paper won’t imbue you ...
2019-06-15, 00:39

Paper Round: De Gea could miss out on PSG move "David de Gea may stay at Manchester United, Rafael Benitez could double his money, Arsenal want Kieran Tierney and Matthijs de Ligt rejects Barcelona."...
2019-06-19, 08:52

De Gea set to leave United for nothing - Paper Round "Manchester United will lose David de Gea, Virgil van Dijk will sign a new deal, Chelsea are ready to buy in January, and Jarrod Brown could be on the move to Southampton or Newcastle."...
2019-09-08, 10:39

Paper Round: De Gea to be offered new deal "Manchester United will offer David de Gea a new deal as Ed Woodward stays in charge, Pep Guardiola wants a break, and Callum Hudson-Odoi wants more playing time."...
2019-06-12, 11:52

Free admission to National Parks this Sunday to celebrate 103 years of National Park Service National Park Service entrance is free for all on Aug. 25 during fee-free day at parks including Yosemite, Yellowstone, Zion and the Grand Canyon.        ...
2019-08-25, 04:26

This state is adding free sunscreen dispensers to state beaches & parks all summer long! If you wanna have some fun in the sun this summer and keep your skin safe, looks like Rhode Island might be the ticket.        ...
2019-05-24, 00:13

Sally Ride Barbie and Rosa Parks Barbie dolls debut on Women's Equality Day Barbie dolls of Civil Rights activist Rosa Parks and Sally Ride, the first American female astronaut, are now for sale at Barbie.com for $30.99.       ...
2019-08-27, 14:26

Yes, there's an alligator living in one of Chicago's most popular parks Chicago police investigators have cracked the case: A 4-5 foot alligator is living in a lagoon at one of the city's most popular parks.        ...
2019-07-10, 16:26

Paper Round: De Gea's United future still in doubt "David de Gea could leave Manchester United, Chelsea want Ben Chilwell, Liverpool will ignore the domestic cups and men arrested near Mesut Ozil\u0027s house."...
2019-08-11, 09:26

Paper Round - Solskjaer: 'I don't fear the sack... yet' "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has Manchester United\u0027s backing as David de Gea closes in on a new deal, Mesut Ozil is asked to leave, and Pep Guardiola won\u0027t spend big in January."...
2019-09-14, 13:39

PSG to sell Neymar in January - Paper Round "Paris Saint-Germain want to sell Neymar, Kevin De Bruyne plans Anderlecht move, Gillett\u0027s son to buy Derby County, and Manchester United to keep Paul Pogba."...
2019-09-11, 11:26

Paper Round: United submit £62m bid for Aubameyang "Manchester United move for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, William Saliba picks Arsenal over Tottenham Hotspur, Inter Milan don\u0027t agree with Romelu Lukaku\u0027s asking price, while Paris Saint-Germain have found their English Rose."...
2019-07-19, 03:00

Ford in talks with VW to develop second EV in Europe, paper says Ford of Europe President Stuart Rowley told the German newspaper Handelsblatt that a decision about whether to build a second model with VW could happen soon....
2019-09-18, 06:13

Paper Round: Spurs offer Eriksen to Man Utd for just £70m "Spurs offer Christian Eriksen on a discount and could replace him with Philippe Coutinho, Everton want Wilfried Zaha, and Wayne Rooney could return to United."...
2019-08-07, 08:52

Chinese paper says HK demonstrators now have no excuse for violence Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam's withdrawal of a controversial extradition bill that had sparked widespread protests was an olive branch that leaves demonstrators with no excuse to continue violence, the official China Daily said on Thursday....
2019-09-05, 06:52

Paper Round: Ozil set to stay at Arsenal "Mesut Ozil will stay at Arsenal, Paul Pogba waits for his Real Madrid move, Dean Henderson could go back to Sheffield United, and Danny Rose could stay at Spurs."...
2019-07-20, 08:13

The Fiver | On paper, it’s an exciting time to be an Evertonian Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Success for Everton has ebbed and flowed. The School of Science was born in the 1920s, with Dixie Dean leading the club to the league title, a razor-sharp finisher behind methodical and thoughtful buildup play. Relegation and war followed but Everto...
2019-07-31, 20:13

Should You Buy Charmin's Giant Toilet Paper Roll? Someone, somewhere, needs the “forever roll” of toilet paper from Charmin. It has a sort of “Lucky Charms but just the marshmallows” appeal, especially if you’re the type who frequently runs out of TP. But at the Lifehacker office we tried to justify existence, and instead we found so many reasons t...
2019-05-24, 21:39

In elections why do we use a pencil, rather than a pen, to mark the ballot paper? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsMillions of people have just voted in the European elections. Why do we use a pencil to mark our choice on the ballot paper? Wouldn’t indelible in...
2019-05-28, 19:13

Toilet paper is getting less sustainable, researchers warn Major brands are using less recycled paper, meaning more trees cut down unnecessarilyToilet paper – the one product that the majority of us use just once and flush away – is becoming less sustainable, according to research. Analysis from Ethical Consumer magazine found that major brands were using l...
2019-07-05, 13:52

EU to start infringement procedure against Italy: paper The European Commission will launch disciplinary procedures against Italy on Wednesday with a letter stating that Rome's fiscal policies lack prudence and could expose the nation to a shock loss of market confidence, newspaper La Repubblica said....
2019-06-05, 10:26

Paper Round: Spurs name Eriksen price "Spurs name their price for Christian Eriksen, Manchester United close in on Daniel James while City appeal their case, and Everton want Andre Gomes."...
2019-06-06, 08:52

Paper Round: United players want Pogba gone "Manchester United players want Paul Pogba gone, City plan their business, Rafael Benitez set to leave Newcastle and Arsenal hold out for Laurent Koscielny."...
2019-06-23, 17:26

Sunday Comics: Digital Toilet Paper Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
2019-06-02, 19:52

Former Deutsche Bank co-CEO included in cum-ex probe: paper German prosecutors are probing former Deutsche Bank co-Chief Executive Anshu Jain and 78 other current and former bank officials as part of an investigation into a dividend tax-stripping scheme, German daily Handelsblatt reported on Friday....
2019-06-07, 21:00

Paper Round: United chase £50m McGinn "Manchester United want John McGinn, Mike Ashley passes the buck, Chelsea aim to keep Callum Hudson-Odoi and Real Madrid want Sadio Mane. It\u0027s Sunday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-06-30, 11:26

Paper Round: United to take Bale on loan "Manchester United will take Gareth Bale on loan, Leicester City want £80m for Harry Maguire, Chelsea eye Leon Bailey and Liverpool contact Nicolas Pepe."...
2019-06-09, 09:26

Paper Round: Buffon set for Juventus return "Gianluigi Buffon will return to Juventus, Frank Lampard will take over at Chelsea, Jack Clarke closes in on a move to Spurs, and Neymar\u0027s dad is working hard."...
2019-06-27, 19:13

Barcelona fail with first Neymar bid - Paper Round "Barcelona have their first Neymar bid rejected, Jadon Sancho gets a raise, Paul Pogba is off penalties for Manchester United, and the EFL were warned about Bury."...
2019-08-21, 12:13

Paper Round: Rashford could leave United for nothing "Manchester United could lose Marcus Rashford, Juventus want Mauricio Pochettino, Barcelona will sign Antoine Griezmann and Adam Lallana is up for sale."...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Softly, softly, catchy jelly: This ‘ultragentle’ robotic gripper collects fragile marine life The creatures of the depths live in a very different world — one lethal to us. But our world is lethal to them as well, all sharp edges and rapid movements. If we’re to catch and learn about the soft-bodied denizens of the deep, our machines too must be soft — and that’s what this Harvar...
2019-08-28, 21:39

Paper Round: Pogba fears Real cannot afford him "Paul Pogba worries Real Madrid, who may soon appoint Jose Mourinho, cannot afford him, while Barcelona could loan Neymar and Crystal Palace line up Gary Cahill."...
2019-08-04, 12:13

Paper Round: Spurs close in on £85m double deal "Spurs close in on Giovani Lo Celso and Ryan Sessegnon, Arsenal to sign Kieran Tierney, Manchester City loan Scott Carson, and Everton to bid for WIlfried Zaha."...
2019-08-08, 07:52

Winds of change in the global toilet paper market A slew of startups has decided the toilet paper market is ready for an ecorevolution. And there are a lot of smart arses out there ready to change how they buy, use and despose of their toilet paper....
2019-08-07, 21:52

Paper Round: Real and Chelsea to meet over Hazard "Real Madrid are closing in on Eden Hazard, West Ham may sell Javier Hernandez to buy Kostas Fortounis, and Ilkay Gundogan may leave Manchester City on a free."...
2019-06-01, 08:52

Paper Round: United and Spurs to miss out on Tielemans "Youri Tielemans will join Leicester City, Romelu Lukaku coud join Juventus, Danny Drinkwater gets his chance at Chelsea, and Newcastle consider their options."...
2019-07-06, 08:26

Saudi Arabia and UAE attempt to paper over Yemen cracks Divisions between the Middle East allies are threatening war between their surrogate armiesSaudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have sought to present a united front in an attempt to ward off a potential war in Yemen between their surrogate armies.Yemen’s Saudi-backed government was ousted last...
2019-09-09, 12:00

Paper Round: United fear Pogba will go AWOL "Manchester United worry over Paul Pogba, Arsenal want Ryan Fraser, Newcastle set Rafael Benitez departure in May, and Chelsea aim to keep Callum Hudson-Odoi."...
2019-07-07, 08:26

McDonald's new paper straws are recyclable, but are not being recycled, company says McDonald's restaurants in Europe serves paper straws to customers to avoid using plastic — but those paper straws, it turns out, are not yet able to be recycled....
2019-08-05, 18:13

China rebuffs U.S. criticism of trade white paper Chin's Foreign Ministry on Tuesday rebuffed U.S. criticism that a Chinese white paper misrepresented trade negotiations between the world's two largest economies, saying the United States should stop making a laughing stock of itself....
2019-06-04, 10:26

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

Paper Round: Maguire fumes over Leicester asking price "Harry Maguire wants out, Manchester United won\u0027t sell on the cheap, Arsenal bid for Kieran Tierney and Philippe Coutinho is open to a Liverpool return."...
2019-07-14, 12:26

The true meaning behind Charmin toilet paper commercials There’s a Charmin toilet paper commercial that I hear constantly on the music app Pandora. It says that people are told they “shouldn’t talk about going to the bathroom in public.” Okay, cute! No? But what I really think the company means is that you “shouldn’t talk in public about going to the bath...
2019-06-11, 08:52

Paper Round: Calamitous England throw it away or all VAR's fault? "Welcome to a special Paper Round where we take a look at the reaction of the British press to England\u0027s 3-1 defeat to the Netherlands on Thursday night."...
2019-06-07, 00:52

Manchester United identify two De Gea replacements - Paper Round "Manchester United scout new goalkeepers, Neymar will stay at Paris Saint-Germain, Nikola Kalinic is off to Roma, and VAR sparks an ugly scene at Crystal Palace."...
2019-09-01, 00:26

Paper Round: Hudson-Odoi set for new Chelsea deal "Callum Hudson-Odoi will sign a new deal, Arsenal line up two signings, Manchester United want Sebastien Heller and Jay Rodriguez could be a bargain."...
2019-06-05, 08:39

Nestle launches paper packaging for snack bars Global food giant Nestle SA has developed new paper packaging for its YES! snack bars, a technology it hopes to scale up and extend to other confectionery products as it tries to make all its packaging recyclable or reusable by 2025....
2019-07-03, 13:52

Zaha 'devastated' after deadline day drama - Paper Round "Deadline day is always about new signings - but what about the players who failed to secure their dream moves? It\u0027s Friday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-08-09, 03:26

Putin says ready to step up dialogue with U.S over disarmament: paper Russia is ready to step up dialogue with the United States over disarmament and strategic stability, President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday, adding that he discussed these issues with his American counterpart Donald Trump in Japan....
2019-07-04, 11:00

Giant toilet paper rolls designed for millennials are here It’s not just toilet humor. Charmin has released a new roll of toilet paper that is nearly three times the size of the company’s regular product. “Go up to one month before changing your roll,” Charmin boasts on its site, alongside customer review. The standard toilet paper r...
2019-06-04, 23:26

Paper Round: Spurs to snatch Fernandes from United "Tottenham rival Manchester United in the transfer for Bruno Fernandes, Paulo Dybala has doubts over a move to Old Trafford, Harry Maguire misses a preseason friendly due to his uncertain future at Leicester and Dani Alves has rejected two Premier League giants. It\u0027s Friday\u0027s Paper Round.....
2019-08-02, 02:26

This Bitcoin toilet paper will take you from ‘bogholder’ to ‘shitcoiner’ in one wipe The term “shitcoin” has permeated through the cryptocurrency scene so effectively that it’s reached US Congress — but now Amazon offers a new product that takes it to a whole other level. Behold, this three-ply toilet paper has a Bitcoin printed on each sheet. It’s described as a “funny cryptocurren...
2019-09-05, 15:26

Paper Round: City to replace Silva with Tielemans "Manchester City want Youri Tielemans, United close in on Matthijs de Ligt, Toby Alderweireld waits for a transfer, and Rafael Benitez is given £61 million."...
2019-05-26, 09:52

Labour peers attack Corbyn over antisemitism in paper ad Labour peers have taken out a newspaper advert accusing Jeremy Corbyn of "failing the test of leadership" by allowing antisemitism to "grow in our party"....
2019-07-17, 13:13

Brazil paper publishes gay kiss illustration in censorship row Folha de S.Paulo aims dig at evangelical Rio mayor after he tried to ban a Marvel comicBrazil’s biggest newspaper has printed an illustration from a Marvel comic of two men kissing on its front page to attack an attempt at censorship by the evangelical mayor of Rio de Janeiro.Marcelo Crivella attemp...
2019-09-08, 20:26

Spurs close in on £85m double deal - Paper Round "Spurs close in on Giovani Lo Celso and Ryan Sessegnon, Arsenal to sign Kieran Tierney, Manchester City loan Scott Carson, and Everton to bid for WIlfried Zaha."...
2019-08-08, 11:52

Barcelona: Messi can leave at the end of the season - Paper Round "Lionel Messi can leave next summer, while he asks if Barcelona tried to sign Neymar, Mark Sampson is under investigation and Raheem Sterling could join Pepsi."...
2019-09-12, 09:00

Watch this paper doll do sit-ups thanks to new kind of “artificial muscle” A new twist on a special kind of polymer is what enables this paper doll to do calisthenics. A new twist on lightweight organic materials shows promise for artificial-muscle applications. Chinese scientists spiked a crystalline organic material with a polymer to make it more flexible. They reporte...
2019-07-21, 16:39

Paper Round: United could run out of time to sign Maguire "Brendan Rodgers warns Manchester United, Arsenal are confident over William Saliba, Everton want two strikers and Neymar could be loaned to Barcelona. It\u0027s Thursday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-07-18, 10:13

FCA chairman says Renault merger plan was 'act of courage'-paper The merger proposal made by Fiat Chrysler (FCA) to Renault in May was an "act of courage" but the Italian-American carmaker felt the conditions were not right to go ahead, FCA Chairman John Elkann told La Stampa newspaper....
2019-07-10, 22:00

Real and Barca battle over Liverpool duo - Paper Round "Real Madrid and Barcelona target Liverpool\u0027s main men, Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois convince Los Blancos to sign N\u0027Golo Kante, Tammy Abraham is unsure over his England future and Manchester United chase a Kosovo international. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-09-16, 05:26

Paper Round: Spurs open talks for £80m Dybala "Spurs want Paulo Dybala, Manchester United want to make a deal for Romelu Lukaku and will miss out on Sean Longstaff, and Arsenal still want Kieran Tierney."...
2019-07-25, 07:52

Italy's Salvini says government will not collapse after EU vote: paper Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Wednesday that the government will not collapse after European parliament elections on May 26, seeking to quell fears of an imminent political crisis....
2019-05-22, 08:39

Porsche CEO Blume probed by German prosecutors, paper says By approving payments made to a Porsche works council member, CEO Oliver Blume and other Porsche staffers may have contributed towards a misuse of corporate funds, the Stuttgarter Nachrichten newspaper reported....
2019-05-29, 15:00

Paper Round: Bayern 'confident' of signing Sane "Bayern Munich are set to make another bid for Leroy Sane, Idrissa Gueye is in Paris ahead of a medical and Manchester United make a verbal agreement for a Pogba replacement, but are dealt with a blow in their pursuit for Moussa Dembele. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Paper Round: Real ready for £150m Pogba bid "Real Madrid could bid for Paul Pogba, Harry Maguire is ready for Manchesster United, Chelsea will sell two midfielders and Wissam Ben Yedder could move to China."...
2019-07-31, 18:39

This charming little camera prints instantly to receipt paper I’m a big instant camera fan, but the film is expensive and the digital printers just aren’t very good. So I was delighted to see this alternative seeking funds on Kickstarter: the Alulu camera, which prints photos in black and white on receipt paper. Why did no one do this before? The i...
2019-08-09, 03:26

Paper Round: Maguire angry over Leicester exit "Harry Maguire wants out, Manchester United won\u0027t sell on the cheap, Arsenal bid for Kieran Tierney and Philippe Coutinho is open to a Liverpool return."...
2019-07-14, 08:39

De Gea wanted by Juve on free transfer - Paper Round "Juventus to open talks over free transfer for David de Gea, Manchester clubs battle over Portuguese wonderkid, Gareth Southgate backs Harry Kane to break England record and Jim Ratcliffe reveals why he didn\u0027t takeover Chelsea. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-09-09, 03:39

Paris Saint-Germain to bid for £100m Zaha - Paper Round "Paris Saint-Germain will bid for Wilfried Zaha, Norwich City line up Jack Butland, players are told to sue social media, and Fiorentina want Bobby Duncan."...
2019-08-25, 15:39

Mexican charges against ex-Pemex chief are for money laundering -paper The charges against former Pemex Chief Executive Emilio Lozoya, who is wanted in a major Mexican anti-corruption investigation, are for money laundering, Mexican newspaper Reforma reported on Thursday....
2019-05-30, 23:01

Paper Round: Arsenal keen to force Ozil out of club "Arsenal want Mesut Ozil out, Manchester United need to pay up for Aaron Wan-Bisskaa, Frank Lampard is Chelsea\u0027s target, and Dejan Lovren is close to AC Milan."...
2019-06-15, 08:26

Paper Round: United make final offer for Griezmann "Manchester United will bid for Antoine Griezmann, Juventus want Maurizio Sarri, Frank Lampard may return to Chelsea and Arsenal are in talks for William Saliba."...
2019-06-13, 11:52

Manchester United to offer Pogba new deal - Paper Round "Manchester United will offer Paul Pogba a new contract, Inter Milan want Olivier Giroud, Arsenal scout Dominik Szoboszlai, and Qatar 2022 is under scrutiny."...
2019-09-19, 09:00

Paper Round: City lead chase for £105m Felix "Manchester City want Joao Felix, United move for Harry Maguire, Juventus and Inter Milan prepare a swap and Crystal Palace find Aaron-Wan Bissaka\u0027s replacement."...
2019-06-16, 08:00

| Chinese paper attacks Twitter and Facebook for shutting accounts Twitter and Facebook’s move to close accounts that the companies said were backed by China and attempting to manipulate news about the protests in Hong Kong drew swift backlash from Chinese state media and internet users....
2019-08-23, 14:00

Italy's Deputy PM Di Maio rules out government reshuffle: paper Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio on Thursday ruled out a government reshuffle and reiterated that cutting taxes is the coalition's priority....
2019-06-13, 09:39

Euroclear to press ahead with blockchain pilot for commercial paper Securities house Euroclear said on Wednesday it would push ahead with building a pilot blockchain-based platform for issuing and settling commercial paper transactions used by companies to grease the wheels of the economy....
2019-06-19, 09:39

Hasbro’s new Monopoly game is voice-activated, has no paper money Monopoly has joined the cash-free craze. Hasbro’s newest take on the board game classic doesn’t come with paper money — and instead features a voice-controlled top hat. (Chane and Community Chest cards also are axed.) “Welcome future millionaires!,” an exuberant audio clip of...
2019-06-19, 21:26

Paper Round: Lukaku agrees £75m Inter Milan deal "Romelu Lukaku agrees to join Inter Milan, Ryan Bertrand is wanted, Andre Gomes will join Everton permanently, and Aaron Wan-Bissaka may leave Crystal Palace."...
2019-06-20, 16:39

Paper straws won’t save the planet – we need a four-day week | Andre Spicer Working less would massively reduce our carbon footprint, and bring many other benefits besidesWhen the Extinction Rebellion protesters took to the streets, I was doubtful about how effective their tactics would be in creating meaningful change. Fortunately, I have been proven wrong. Following their...
2019-06-21, 12:39

Reliance Capital Redeems Commercial Paper Worth Rs 875 Crore The company also said that credit rating agency ICRA has revised the ratings on its short-term debt programme of Rs 950 crore to A4 on April 26, 2019....
2019-06-21, 19:00

Paper Round: Real to offer Bale in Pogba swap "Real Madrid to swap Gareth Bale for Paul Pogba, Maurizio Sarri to join Juventus, Ryan Sessegnon is wanted by Manchester United, and Arsenal cut their cloth."...
2019-06-08, 01:00

New White Paper on Fund use of Options in Portfolio Management Released CHICAGO, IL and NEW YORK, NY -- January 13, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced today the release and publication of a groundbreaking new study: “Highlights of Performance Analysis of Options-Based Equity Mutual Funds, CEFs, and ETFs.” The study analyzed SEC-regulated ...
2019-05-21, 21:52

United target offered new deal, still up for sale - Paper Round "Bruno Fernandes has a decision to make, Victor Lindelof is set to sign a bumper new deal, Mauricio Pochettino holds talks with his Tottenham squad and Manchester City back a new Premier League transfer window. It\u0027s Friday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-09-13, 02:13

Paper Round: Lukaku told he can leave for Inter Milan "Manchester United prepare to sell Romelu Lukaku and 13 others, Harry Maguire is keen on a big move, and Newcastle United\u0027s takeover progresses."...
2019-05-30, 08:00

Paper Round: Real Madrid and Chelsea agree Hazard fee "Real Madrid agree a fee for Eden Hazard, Barcelona will keep Ernesto Valverde, Spurs need £88m for Giovani Lo Celso, and Declan Rice focuses on England."...
2019-05-29, 09:13

Trade uncertainty to trim $850 billion global output: Fed paper Trade policy uncertainty driven by the Trump administration's escalating dispute with China means hundreds of billions of dollars in lost U.S. output and as much as $850 billion lost globally through early next year, research published this week by the Federal Reserve suggests....
2019-09-06, 10:26

The Nazi archives: Where Germany's dark past is stored on paper In April, the Arolsen Archives made more than 13 million documents on victims of the Nazi regime available online. DW's Emmanuelle Chaze went on a personal journey to find out more about her relatives in World War II....
2019-09-07, 22:13

Paper Round: Hazard wants move to Real completed in two weeks "Eden Hazard is in a hurry, Manchester United consider a surprise appointment, Everton want £100 million for Richarlison, and Derby County could be sued."...
2019-05-25, 00:13

Sancho hints at Premier League return - Paper Round "Jadon Sancho opens the door to a return to England, Mason Greenwood is offered a new bumper contract at Manchester United, Phil Neville tops the shortlist for the new USA Women manager and Kieran Trippier reveals he was pushed out of Tottenham. It\u0027s Tuesday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-09-03, 03:39

United make contact over new Pogba contract - Paper Round "Manchester United are ready to offer Paul Pogba a new deal, Arsene Wenger is set to return to football, Lionel Messi\u0027s transfer clause is revealed and Kyle Walker fears over his England future. It\u0027s Friday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-09-06, 05:26

Civilization could crumble by 2050 if we don’t stop climate change now, new paper says It seems every week there’s a scary new report about how man-made climate change is going to cause the collapse of the world’s ice sheets, result in the extinction of up to 1 million animal species and — if that wasn’t bad enough — make our beer very, very expensive. This week, a n...
2019-06-05, 02:39

China to issue white paper on trade talks with U.S. on Sunday The information office of China's State Council, or cabinet, said it would release a white paper on U.S.-China trade talks on Sunday, the official Xinhua news agency reported....
2019-06-01, 16:00

Madrid to complete deadline day deal for Fernandes - Paper Round "Real Madrid look to sign Bruno Fernandes, Henrikh Mkhitaryan set to seal Serie A loan switch, Javier Hernandez leaves London and Radamel Falcao arrives in Istanbul. It\u0027s deadline day\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-09-02, 01:26

Former Erdogan ally to form rival party before year-end: paper Former Turkish deputy prime minister Ali Babacan will form a new political party by the end of the year to challenge President Tayyip Erdogan's ruling AK Party, announcing his intentions in an interview published Tuesday after months of speculation....
2019-09-10, 09:00

China paper cites drawn-out Korean War talks as reason not to bow to U.S. China's determination to resist U.S. bullying in two years of negotiations to end the Korean War is a reason not to bow to Washington in bitter trade talks, a top Chinese newspaper suggested on Wednesday....
2019-06-05, 10:26

The Brutal Labor Battle Consuming Pittsburgh's Biggest Paper PITTSBURGH— In April, the staff of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for its coverage of the massacre at the Tree of Life Synagogue last October. The win caught much of the staff by surprise, and, according to a staff writer who was there, the office erupted in havoc. Executiv...
2019-05-24, 00:00

Leonardo: Neymar transfer bid running out of time - Paper Round "Neymar is running out of time, Crystal Palace will sell Wilfried Zaha, Manchester United are looking for a striker and Mauricio Pochettino will stay at Tottenham Hotspur."...
2019-08-31, 18:39

Sanchez on verge of Inter deal, Navas to PSG is on - Paper Round "Alexis Sanhcez is ready to join Inter Mlan, Keylor Navas will leave for Paris Saint-Germain, and the EFL is twice threatened with legal action over Bury."...
2019-08-29, 13:13

City to spend in January after Laporte injury - Paper Round "Manchester City will buy, Chelsea will cut down on loan deals, Juventus want three Manchester United players for free and Bury fans set up a supporters\u0027 trust."...
2019-09-05, 08:00

No 10 furious at leak of paper predicting shortages after no-deal Brexit Government figures seek to play down predictions of food, medicine and fuel shortages in leaked documentOperation Yellowhammer: the key pointsDowning Street has reacted with fury to the leak of an official document predicting that a no-deal Brexit would lead to food, medicine and petrol shortages, w...
2019-08-19, 06:52

Paper Round: Arsenal need more funds from Kroenke for Zaha transfer "Arsenal need more cash to afford Wilfried Zaha and Kieran Tierney, Tottenham could sell Danny Rose and Kieran Trippier, and Leicester City want Lewis Dunk."...
2019-07-04, 09:13

Paper Round: De Gea set for £117m six-year deal at Manchester United "David de Gea will stay at Manchester United, Juventus want Danny Rose, Manchester City close in on a wonderkid and Andy Carroll could rejoin Newcastle United."...
2019-07-21, 02:39

The White Paper by Satoshi Nakamoto review – the future of cryptocurrency Bitcoin was radical and utopian, a way to avoid both government and big business. What happened?Eight years ago, Visa, Mastercard and PayPal, which together make up more than 97% of the global market for payment services, cut off funding to WikiLeaks (you could still donate to the Ku Klux Klan, the ...
2019-06-27, 21:13

Paper Round: Bale offered £1m-a-week contract in China "Gareth Bale is offered a world-record contract in the Far East, Arsenal beat Tottenham to another signing, Nabil Fekir is set to move to Spain, while James Milner sweats over a new deal at Liverpool. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-07-22, 01:52

Italy's Salvini says citizen's income scheme needs reviewing: paper Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Wednesday the citizen's income scheme introduced earlier this year would need reviewing if the League won elections....
2019-08-14, 10:00

Trump fighting ‘liberal paper straws’ with $15 plastic set during campaign Forget the debate between socialism and democracy — the 2020 election is coming down to a contest between paper and recyclable straws. President Trump’s reelection campaign is calling on supporters to reject “liberal paper straws” that turn soggy and “stand” with the pr...
2019-07-22, 02:39

Paper Round: Arsenal offer three players in Zaha pursuit "Arsenal step up hunt for Wilfried Zaha, Sheffield United want Tom Bayliss, West Ham could still sign Maxi Gomez and Toby Alderweireld could join Roma."...
2019-07-11, 11:13

Paper Round: United demand Inter act fast for Lukaku "Manchester United are in a rush, Leicester City will not negotiate over Harry Maguire and neither will Spurs for Toby Alderweireld, while Arsenal miss out on Pape Abou Cisse."...
2019-07-24, 09:00

I Wonder Why Jeffrey Epstein Reportedly Shipped Himself a Massive Paper Shredder New details of accused child rapist Jeffrey Epstein’s deeply private life continue to be made public, following Epstein’s arrest for sexual assault and sex trafficking this past Saturday, including a chilling new report that Epstein shipped himself a large paper shredder and a carpet and tile extrac...
2019-07-10, 16:39

Paper Round: Maguire 'furious' with Leicester over United move "Harry Maguire is \"losing patience\" with Leicester over a potential move to Manchester United, Arsenal have shrewdly negotiated a structured payment for Nicolas Pepe, Inter Milan refuse to give up on Romelu Lukaku and Monaco enquire for Shkodran Mustafi. It\u0027s Tuesday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-07-31, 18:39

With Pens, Paper and Motorcycles, Journalists Chronicle Kashmir Crackdown Kashmir’s newspapers, cut off from technology by the Indian government, are rising to the occasion to serve readers desperate for information in the war-torn region....
2019-08-13, 01:13

Ten unexploded allied bombs at Pompeii, Italian paper reports Explosives are yet to be located within archaeological area, according to investigationAt least 10 unexploded bombs dropped by the allies during the second world war are hidden within the foundations of the archaeological site of Pompeii, Italian media have reported.In August 1943, allied air forces...
2019-07-07, 22:39

Paper Round: Inter prepare new Lukaku bid after Conte fury "Inter Milan to return for Romelu Lukaku, Arsenal will improve player security, Mike Ashley blames Rafael Benitez, and Everton Soares could join Arsenal."...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Paper Dragons: China and the Next Crash by Walden Bello – review A welcome critique of global finance is admirably angry but fails to properly identify the crisis brewing in BeijingThe great dividing line in economics – ever since its birth – is how to think about money. Are money and the financial systems through which it flows essentially irrelevant, no more th...
2019-08-12, 11:26

Furious PSG fans demand Neymar exit - Paper Round "Paris Saint-Germain supporters unfurl anti-Neymar banners, Barcelona make their decision on Philippe Coutinho, Liverpool search for a goalkeeping fix and Steven Gerrard looks to sign another striker at Rangers. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-08-12, 01:13

Paper Round: Roma open talks over Sanchez loan "Roma want Alexis Sanchez, Paulo Dybala could move to PSG, Wilfried Zaha is warned, and Arsenal drop both Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac over safety concerns."...
2019-08-10, 10:13

Amazon Kindle Oasis 2019 review: the most paper-like reader yet Luxury model has colour-changing frontlight that gets warmer as the sun setsAmazon’s most expensive, luxury e-reader, the Kindle Oasis, has taken a leaf out of the modern smartphone’s book for 2019 with a colour adjustable light that gets warmer as the sun sets.It’s a small thing that makes quite a ...
2019-08-08, 11:52

A Times Editor Is Demoted as the Paper Discusses Its Coverage of Race The editor, Jonathan Weisman, a deputy in Washington, was reprimanded after posting tweets on race and politics that the paper said showed “serious lapses in judgment.”...
2019-08-14, 01:39

Carlos Ghosn sues Nissan-Mitsubishi in the Netherlands: paper Carlos Ghosn has launched a court case in the Netherlands against Japanese carmakers Nissan Motor and Mitsubishi Motors , who ousted him as chairman of their alliance last year on charges of embezzlement, Dutch newspaper NRC reported on Saturday....
2019-07-20, 13:39

Assam Man, Rescued During Floods, Happy "Most Precious" NRC Paper Is Safe In flood-ravaged rural Assam thousands who are displaced are as worried for their lives and that of their families as they are for their citizenship papers....
2019-07-16, 09:26

'Fear' and 'favor' chill newsroom at storied Japanese paper (This January 25 story corrects to specify the three goals cited by Japan Times management for the style change in the December meeting and to revise the description of management's expectations for the relationship to advertising revenue.)...
2019-07-19, 10:13

From body brushing to paper bag ankles: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekFruit Salads The old-school sweets, not the dish with apple. Pink and orange is our new favourite colour combination, thanks to the latest Hermès show. Continue reading......
2019-07-19, 13:13

Palace admit £80m Zaha could leave this summer - Paper Round "Wilfried Zaha could still leave Crystal Palace, Manchester United and City want Jadon Sancho, Barcelona struggle to buy Neymar, and Jan Siewert is sacked again."...
2019-08-17, 11:00

Paper Round: Pogba’s United exit unlikely due to £170m asking price "It’s a Manchester United-heavy Paper Round this Tuesday with Paul Pogba, David de Gea and Harry Maguire all featuring. Even the club’s former captain, Steve Bruce."...
2019-07-16, 00:13

Paper Round: Sanchez refuses to leave Manchester United "Alexis Sanchez will not budge, Victor Lindelof will get a new deal, Sead Kolasinac and Mesut Ozil could return to action, and Mario Balotelli makes a request."...
2019-08-16, 14:52

Paper Round: United pull out of race for £100m Maguire "Manchester United leave the race for Harry Maguire, Inter Milan make an offer for Romelu Lukaku, PSG want Gianluigi Donnarumma and Newcastle eye Patrick Vieira."...
2019-06-27, 19:13

Boots to ban plastic bags and switch to brown paper carriers Chain will charge 5p, 7p or 10p for various sizes of paper bag, with profits going to charityBoots will phase out all plastic bags from its stores by 2020, replacing them with brown paper bags.The health and beauty chain will remove 40m plastic bags a year from use, amounting to more than 900 tonnes...
2019-06-27, 20:26

Paper Round: Arsenal to make approach for Dani Alves "Arsenal want Dani Alves, Bayern are still keen on Callum Hudson-Odoi, Mauro Icardi could stop Inter signing Romelu Lukaku, and Manchester City fail to take off."...
2019-07-15, 08:13

Georgia must use paper ballots if new voting system not up by 2020: U.S. judge A federal judge on Thursday ordered Georgia to be ready to use handmarked ballots in next year's presidential primary in case a new $106 million voting system is not ready in time for its 2020 Democratic nominating contest....
2019-08-16, 13:13

Paper Round: United raise Pogba asking price to £180m "Manchester United set Paul Pogba\u0027s asking price as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer aims for more signings, Arsenal want Ruben Dias, and Fabian Delph will join Everton."...
2019-07-13, 08:13

New White Paper on Analysis of Options-Based Funds and Benchmark Indexes CHICAGO – March 6, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced the publication of a new study, “Performance Analysis of Option-Based Equity Mutual Funds, CEFs and ETFs: An Update.” The new white paper modernizes...
2019-05-21, 15:13

Italy's Di Maio says government to survive, rules out alternative majority: paper Italy's government, formed by the 5-Star Movement and the League party, will not fall as it is "the only possible one", Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio told the daily Il Corriere della Sera in an interview published on Thursday....
2019-07-18, 08:39

Paper Round: Chelsea players to decide Maurizio Sarri future "Chelsea\u0027s players will have their say on Maurizio Sarri, Harry Wilson is wanted, Daniel James will wait on any transfer and Sean Longstaff may sign a new deal."...
2019-05-23, 10:00

Jaguar Land Rover will build electric cars at UK factory, paper says Jaguar Land Rover is expected to announce plans on Friday to build electric vehicles at its Castle Bromwich factory in England, the Sunday Times reported, in what would be a rare bright spot for a British automotive industry hit by job cuts, plant closures and falling sales....
2019-07-01, 19:52

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

Paper Round: Tuanzebe to get Man Utd chance, Mount contract a top priority for Lampard "Axel Tuanzebe is set to get a chance to win a place in the Manchester United first team whilst Mason Mount’s contract is a top priority for Frank Lampard. It’s Friday’s Paper Round."...
2019-07-05, 09:13

Paper Round: Ronaldo wants Jose reunion at Juve, Man Utd’s Koulibaly bid rejected "Jose Mourinho to Juventus, Manchester United’s Kalidou Koulibaly bid, David de Gea to PSG and Leroy Sane to Bayern Munich. It’s Tuesday’s Paper Round."...
2019-05-21, 14:38

New Jersey girl, 6, escapes attempted abduction after man placed paper bag over her head, police say Authorities in New Jersey are investigating an attempted abduction after a child reported Sunday afternoon that a man approached her and put a paper bag over her head....
2019-09-16, 17:13

UK Foreign Secretary Hunt to stand for Conservative leadership: local paper Britain's Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt will stand for the leadership of the Conservative Party following the resignation of Prime Minister Theresa May, his local paper said on Friday....
2019-05-24, 17:52

Paper Round: Neymar wants PSG stay, Sarri agrees Juve terms "Neymar to ‘snub’ Real Madrid, Maurizio Sarri close to Juventus switch, Rafael Benitez wants Newcastle assurances and Giovani Lo Celso all feature in Tuesday’s Paper Round."...
2019-05-28, 01:39

Paper Round: Spurs prepare bid for Bournemouth duo, Ashley to sell Newcastle "Tottenham Hotspur are preparing a big bid for two Bournemouth players and Mike Ashley is ready to sell Newcastle United. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper Round."...
2019-05-27, 01:26

These bunk beds rent for $1.2K a month — ramen and toilet paper included This may sound like a hostel for young Euro-trippers: bunk beds, access to Wi-Fi, a communal atmosphere that allows you to socialize and, hey, even toiletries included in the cost. But this isn’t a quick stay — it’s for living. Believe it: This California-based chain of communal PodShare homes...
2019-07-09, 12:01

Iran Revoked a New York Times Correspondent’s Press Accreditation, Paper Says (DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — Iran has revoked the press accreditation for The New York Times’ correspondent based in Tehran without explanation, the newspaper reported Tuesday. While the newspaper said it remained hopeful Thomas Erdbrink soon would be allowed to work again, the revoca...
2019-06-11, 19:39

Paper Round: How Arsenal afforded Pepe, City want £145m for Sane "Nicolas Pepe’s Arsenal move, Bayern Munich’s Leroy Sane pursuit, Juventus’ talks with Romelu Lukaku, and Bruno Fernandes’ future all feature in Friday’s Paper Round."...
2019-08-02, 01:01

Global regulators to question Facebook's Libra amid EU concerns: paper Global regulators will question Facebook on Monday about its Libra cryptocurrency, amid concerns from European Union governments over the threat the digital currency poses to financial stability, the Financial Times reported on Sunday....
2019-09-15, 11:39

Paper Round: Pogba misses flight to force Real move "Manchester United could lose Paul Pogba and sign Harry Maguire, Lionel Messi faces a three month ban, and Chelsea\u0027s Reece James is a wanted man."...
2019-08-03, 03:13

Paper Round: Gerrard rejects Newcastle, United eye Pogba replacement "Steven Gerrard turning down Newcastle, as well as the futures of Manchester United duo Romelu Lukaku and Paul Pogba, feature in Monday’s Paper Round."...
2019-07-08, 02:52

Prosecutors suspect 70 Deutsche Bank managers in dividend tax probe: paper German prosecutors have extended an investigation into a tax-stripping scheme, with around 70 current and former executives of Deutsche Bank now being treated as suspects, the Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported on Thursday, citing unnamed sources....
2019-06-06, 20:52

I bought these reusable paper towels after seeing them on 'Shark Tank' and they've helped me cut down on a ton of waste Amazon "Shark Tank" alum Bambooee makes reusable paper towels from rayon, a relatively sustainable material that comes (in this case) from bamboo. I bought Bambooee sheets ($10 for a 30-sheet roll on Amazon) in an effort to make my home more eco-friendly, and I've been impressed. The reusable shee...
2019-08-16, 21:39

California credit union to attempt Guinness record for shredding paper A Southern California credit union is inviting members of the public to dispose of their old documents in a Guinness World Record paper shredding attempt....
2019-06-07, 18:26

MTA worker stole toilet paper and other taxpayer-funded items: watchdog Inventory control clerk File Gjidoda also swiped paint brushes, paint trays, tools and batteries from the Croton Yard in Westchester County where she worked for use at her family’s rental properties, MTA Inspector General Carolyn Pokorny's office said in its report. Gjidoda's penchant for thievery w...
2019-08-21, 04:39

Paper Round: Man Utd to pay De Gea to leave, Rose admits Spurs future in doubt "Danny Rose has admitted that his Tottenham Hotspur future is in doubt whilst Manchester United will pay David De Gea to leave. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper round."...
2019-06-10, 00:39

Chinese paper says 'foreign forces' trying to create havoc in Hong Kong "Foreign forces" are trying to hurt China by creating chaos in Hong Kong over an extradition bill that has prompted mass protests in the former British colony, an official Chinese newspaper said on Monday....
2019-06-10, 07:26

Inter and United agree Sanchez loan deal - Paper Round "Alexis Sanchez will join Inter Milan, Barcelona offer Ousmane Dembele for Neymar, referees warned off pitchside VAR, and Zlatan Ibrahimovic is ready for Manchester United."...
2019-08-28, 08:13

Dutch fashion retailer C&A hires banks for Brazilian subsidiary IPO-paper Cofra Holdings, the controller of Dutch fast-fashion retailer C&A, has hired six banks to manage an initial public offering (IPO) of its Brazilian subsidiary, newspaper Valor Economico reported on Friday, citing two unnamed sources....
2019-08-23, 17:00

Paper Round: Rashford set for £300,000-a-week deal, Spurs agree €72m Ndombele fee "Marcus Rashford is set for a new contract worth £300,000-a-week whilst Tottenham Hotspur have agreed a fee for Tanguy Ndombele. It’s Monday’s Paper Round."...
2019-07-01, 01:26

Madrid to complete deadline day deal for Fernandes, Mkhitaryan off - Paper Round "Real Madrid look to sign Bruno Fernandes, Henrikh Mkhitaryan set to seal Serie A loan switch, Javier Hernandez leaves London and Radamel Falcao arrives in Istanbul. It\u0027s deadline day\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-09-02, 13:26

China's top paper warns 'turbulence' could hurt Hong Kong's economy Confrontations and outbreaks of lawlessness in Hong Kong could damage its reputation as an international business hub and seriously hurt its economy, China's top newspaper, the People's Daily, said in an editorial on Wednesday....
2019-07-03, 07:39

Barcelona players angry at failure to land Neymar - Paper Round "Barcelona players want Neymar, Arsenal want to sell two players, Crystal Palace will give Christian Benteke a new deal, and Watford threaten their fans."...
2019-08-23, 10:26

Renault-Nissan joint functions axed as alliance unravels, paper says Joint Renault-Nissan business areas such as light commercial vehicles, sales and marketing, and communications are dismissing staff, the Financial Times reported....
2019-06-19, 13:00

Paper Round: PSG demand full £206m for Neymar after failed Barca bid "PSG name their price for Neymar, Spurs could lose Toby Alderweireld for nothing, Manchester United will for Alexis Sanchez\u0027s loan, and Luka Jovic coud leave Real Madrid."...
2019-08-14, 08:26

Paper Round: Inter Milan to sell duo to afford Lukaku deal "Inter Milan to bid for Romelu Lukaku, Wilfried Zaha wants to join Arsenal, Chelsea may recall Alvaro Morata and adidas will pay out if England win the World Cup."...
2019-06-29, 12:13

The inventor of toilet paper rolls hung them in the 'over' position — and a modern homemaking expert says he was right Darren Foreman / Flickr Melissa Maker, author of "Clean My Space," sets the record straight on the over vs. under debate. Toilet paper rolls were invented in 1891 and renderings show the tearable sheets in an "over" position. Maker told INSIDER it's all about personal preference. Visit INSIDER's ho...
2019-06-14, 06:00

Messi's father meets Inter Miami to discuss move - Paper Round "Lionel Messi could leave Inter Miami, Callum Hudson-Odoi set for new deal, Manchester United scout a new striker, and Javi Gracia sacked during Unai Emery chat."...
2019-09-15, 08:52

Trump Waves Around Piece of Paper as Proof of Super-Secret Agreement With Mexico President Donald Trump continued to insist on Tuesday that his administration had signed a super-secret agreement with Mexico, going so far as to wave around a folded up piece of paper as proof that the deal definitely exists....
2019-06-11, 22:26

‘Crypto Twitter’ anxiously awaits white paper for Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency Tomorrow, Facebook is expected to release full details of its new “cryptocurrency” project Libra — as always, Twitter has lots to say. Few concrete facts about Facebook‘s Libra (formally known as GlobalCoin) have been made public so far. Reports indicate the likes of Mastercard, Visa, Stripe, and Pa...
2019-06-17, 20:39

Paper Round: Lukaku fears Man Utd will price him out of move, City braced for Sane bid "Romelu Lukaku fears that Manchester United will price him out of a move away from the club whilst Manchester City are preparing to receive a bid for Leroy Sane. It’s Friday’s Paper Round."...
2019-05-24, 00:26

Paper Round: Juventus reach agreement for Sarri, Emery gives Ozil hope "Juventus have reached an agreement with Chelsea for manager Maurizio Sarri whilst Unai Emery has given Mesut Ozil hope. It’s Friday’s Paper Round..."...
2019-06-14, 09:01

Maguire rejected colossal City contract to join United - Paper Round "Harry Maguire turned down £278,000 a week at Manchester City to join their rivals, Alexis Sanchez\u0027s massive contract is revealed, Adrian turned down an improved deal at West Ham and Jack Butland wants a European move. It\u0027s Friday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-08-16, 14:52

Sign this petition to stop Craig Wright from copyrighting the Bitcoin white paper An online petition to remove Craig Wright’s name from a copyright claim submitted earlier this week has surfaced after his latest effort to lay claim to the fact he authored the original Bitcoin white paper. In an attempt to scratch his latest patent filing fetish itch, the Satoshi Nakamoto imperson...
2019-05-22, 23:26

New Paper Confirms Near-Room-Temperature Superconductivity in Wild, Hydrogen-Rich Material A team of physicists has published peer-reviewed results documenting near-room-temperature superconductivity in the hydrogen-rich compound lanthanum hydride. Read more......
2019-05-22, 21:00

Huawei head says group can sign 'no backdoor' deal with any country: Italy paper Huawei Technologies, the Chinese technology and telecoms group under pressure from the United States, is ready to sign a "no backdoor" agreement with any country, its founder told an Italian newspaper on Tuesday....
2019-07-23, 09:26

Hard Rock International eyes bid for Greek tourist resort casino - paper Hard Rock International will bid for a casino licence in a long-delayed tourist development in Athens and plans to spend more than 1 billion euros ($1.11 billion) on the project, the U.S. firm's chairman said in a newspaper interview....
2019-09-04, 12:39

Paper Round: Bale open to China offers – but only if wages exceed £1m-a-week "Gareth Bale to China, Paulo Dybala to Manchester United, Giovani Lo Celso to Tottenham and Wilfried Zaha to Arsenal all feature in Tuesday’s Paper Round."...
2019-07-23, 00:39

FedEx misses delivery of Huawei package to U.S.; China paper says retaliation threatened FedEx Corp said on Sunday an operational error prevented a Huawei Technologies package from being delivered to the United States, just weeks after the U.S. delivery company said an error led to the Chinese firm's packages being misdirected....
2019-06-23, 22:39

"Nonsense": Elon Musk Dismisses Reports Of Toilet Paper Shortage In Tesla Elon Musk has dismissed media reports that claimed that his Electric Vehicle (EV) company Tesla has gone as far as the office washrooms to cut costs from....
2019-05-26, 14:39

Italy's Di Maio says government open to finding solution over Atlantia concession: paper Italy's government is open to finding a solution over the proposed revocation of Atlantia's motorway concession if the infrastructure group pays up, Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio was quoted as saying....
2019-07-02, 08:52

Real prepare Eriksen bid as Spurs contract talks fail - Paper Round "Real Madrid prepare a bid for Christian Eriksen as his contract runs down, Inter Milan to loan Alexis Sanchez and Barcelona plan Neymar loan offer."...
2019-08-18, 07:52

We want to uphold nuclear deal if all sides do, Iran's IAEA ambassador tells paper Iran intends to preserve the nuclear deal with major powers if all parties fulfill their obligations under it, its ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) nuclear body told a German newspaper in an interview published on Wednesday....
2019-07-10, 21:13

The world's largest underwater restaurant in Norway was just named one of the 'world's greatest places.' Take a look inside, where diners can watch marine life swim by through a 36-foot window. Ivar Kvaal The world's largest underwater restaurant in Norway was just included on Time Magazine's "World's Greatest Places 2019" list. Fittingly called "Under," the restaurant — the first of its kind in Europe — has three-foot-thick walls and is designed to withstand harsh weather an...
2019-08-28, 03:52

Brian K. Vaughan and Cliff Chiang's Paper Girls might end up being Amazon's answer to Stranger Things Okay, so get this: There’s this series that’s been running for a few years now, right, about a bunch of tweens trying to live their lives in the 1980s Midwest, riding their bikes, shooting the shit, and just generally coming of age. The only problem: Supernatural sci-fi crap keeps intruding into the...
2019-07-13, 05:26

Real prepare late Eriksen bid as contract talks at Spurs stall - Paper Round "Real Madrid prepare a bid for Christian Eriksen as his contract runs down, Inter Milan to loan Alexis Sanchez and Barcelona plan Neymar loan offer."...
2019-08-18, 12:39

Masked man throws object covered in toilet paper, incites panic at Houston mall Hundreds of panicked people rushed out of a Houston mall after a masked man jumped on a food court table and said he would kill himself.        ...
2019-08-12, 21:13

Find another place to stash your boarding pass; Southwest is eliminating paper ticket jackets Southwest said the move, spurred by more travelers using mobile boarding passes, will eliminate waste. Most U.S. airlines ditched them years ago.        ...
2019-05-31, 22:39

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

White Paper Supports Utility of CBOE Eurekahedge Benchmarks for Volatility Hedge Funds CHICAGO, IL and BONITA SPRINGS, FL -- February 29, 2016 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced the release of a white paper that analyzes the use of benchmarks, such as those utilized by the CBOE Eurekahedge Volatility Indexes, to measure the effectiveness of volatility-b...
2019-05-21, 19:52

New York Times demotes editor after Twitter controversy as paper takes fire from left, right and within Congressional editor Jonathan Weisman was punished one day after executive editor Dean Baquet fielded comments and criticism from the Times’ newsroom employees....
2019-08-14, 16:52

Saturday's Best Deals: Dyson V8 Cordless Vacuum, Cottonelle Toilet Paper, TaoTronics Earbuds, and More A Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless Stick Vacuum, Cottonelle Ultra ComfortCare Toilet Paper, and TaoTronics SoundLiberty 53 True Wireless Headphones kick off Saturday’s best deals from around the web....
2019-09-14, 17:39

Tennessee murder victim found holding piece of paper with suspect’s license plate on it: report The Tennessee man who was shot and killed outside his Cordova home last week was reportedly found holding a piece of paper that authorities think might be the key to bringing his killer to justice....
2019-05-21, 20:26

Paper Round: Maguire to make world-record City move, Emery targets Zaha "Leicester City defender Harry Maguire is set for a world-record move to Manchester City whilst Unai Emery wants Wilfried Zaha. It’s Monday’s Paper Round"...
2019-06-24, 00:39

Taylor Swift's Lover Album Lyrics Decoded: Paper Rings, Church Bells and a London Boy Attention, Swifties! Taylor Swift just dropped her highly-anticipated new album, Lover. The Grammy winner's seventh studio album, released at midnight, is comprised of 18 songs,......
2019-08-23, 15:39

Paper Round: Maguire asks to quit Leicester amid interest from City, United and Arsenal "Harry Maguire wants to leave, Atletico Madrid want Alexandre Lacazette, Everton are struggling to raise funds and Ayoze Perez could join Leicester City."...
2019-07-03, 07:52

Fast friends: Tarmac worker plays rock-paper-scissors with passenger on plane in viral video A tarmac worker shown in a viral video helped a plane passenger pass some time with a few games of rock-paper-scissors.       ...
2019-08-13, 06:52

A former New York Times staffer quietly left the paper after revealing he had solicited charitable donations from Jeffrey Epstein Spencer Platt/Getty Images Former New York Times financial journalist Landon Thomas Jr. left the paper after revealing to editors he solicited charitable donations from Jeffrey Epstein, NPR reported Thursday. Thomas Jr. reportedly told his editors he became friends with the disgraced financier afte...
2019-08-24, 01:39

Paper Round: City start Felix talks, Chelsea eye Coutinho as Sarri future reaches crunch time "Manchester City have begun talks over Joao Felix, Chelsea are eyeing Philippe Coutinho and Maurizio Sarri’s future takes a twist. It’s Friday’s Paper Round."...
2019-05-31, 01:13

Our type on paper: the Love Island villa 2018 in Mallorca is a riot of colour, boudoir touches and flamingoes. Here's how to get the look Love Island returns to ITV for its fourth series this June. The 2018 villa is a riot of blue, pink and orange, with plenty of pineapples and flamingos on show. Here's how to replicate the sunny look at home....
2019-05-31, 11:26

'Deepfake' videos can be generated with a single photo, research paper says A paper written by researchers at Samsung's artificial intelligence center show how 'deepfake' footage can be created with just a single image.        ...
2019-05-25, 03:01

Taiwan urges China to 'repent' for Tiananmen, China paper says event is merely history China must "sincerely repent" for the bloody crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators in and around Tiananmen Square three decades ago, Taiwan said on Monday, as a Chinese newspaper said nobody in China was interested in dragging up the past....
2019-06-03, 23:13

Snack bar wrapper made from sustainable paper hailed as recycling 'world first' A snack bar wrapper that degrades in a marine environment within six months and can be used on a high-speed packaging line has been hailed as a "world first"....
2019-07-03, 01:13

President Trump’s 2020 Campaign Is Now Selling Plastic Straws: ‘Liberal Paper Straws Don’t Work’ President Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign store sells “Make America Great Again” hats, T-shirts, cups, towels and even dog leashes. But one of its newest items might be one of the campaign’s biggest attempt to troll the other side: Trump-branded plastic straws. According to the ...
2019-07-20, 23:00

Trump's campaign takes a swipe at 'liberal paper straws' and sells Trump straws for $15 Trump Make America Great Again Committee President Donald Trump's 2020 re-election campaign is thirsty for some donations: Trump-branded straws are being sold on the campaign website. "Liberal paper straws don't work," the item description said. "STAND WITH PRESIDENT TRUMP and buy your pack of recy...
2019-07-19, 14:26

"Want To Hear From You": PM Asks For Ideas For "Howdy, Modi" Speech Ahead of his mega "Howdy, Modi" event in Texas on September 22, being billed as the largest-ever turnout for a foreign elected leader on US soil, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked people......
2019-09-17, 06:13

UPDATE 1-International panel to criticize U.S. FAA's Boeing 737 MAX approval process - WSJ A panel of international air-safety regulators is finishing a report, which is expected to criticize the initial U.S. approval process for Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people briefed on the conclusions....
2019-09-17, 06:39

Panda, Flamingo, Ice Cream, Tree: See the Outrageous New Masked Singer Season 2 Costumes If your front row invites to fashion week’s whirlwind of shows somehow got lost in the mail this season, fear not — you’re guaranteed full access to one of the most flamboyant presentations this fall with the sartorial lineup of The Masked Singer. The singing competition meets gues...
2019-09-17, 07:39

Elon Musk says 'pedo guy' tweet did not suggest British cave diver was a pedophile Elon Musk on Monday said he did not intend to accuse a British diver of pedophilia by branding him a "pedo guy" on Twitter, as the Tesla Inc chief executive sought to dismiss a defamation lawsuit....
2019-09-17, 07:39

Counterfeit pot vapes flood market amid illnesses Want to make a counterfeit cannabis vape that looks like the real thing? The easy availability of replica packaging helps explain an explosion in counterfeiting in California’s vape market that also could be linked to an emerging health crisis. (Sept. 17)        ...
2019-09-17, 08:00

Used car buying guide: Vauxhall Tigra There are many things to like about the Tigra: it’s an eye-catching, hard-top convertible that’s reliable, easy to drive and cheap to run Vauxhall has a habit of pulling a rabbit out of the hat from time to time. Remember the original Zafira with its Flex7 seating system and the Signum with its Fle...
2019-09-17, 08:00

Toy stories: can a woke makeover win Barbie and Monopoly new fans? Hasbro’s new Ms Monopoly, where women will make more than men, and Barbie’s inclusive line strive for empowerment, but is it just for profit?Can a board game help fix gender equality? Hasbro hopes so. The company announced the release of Ms Monopoly last week, “the first-ever game where women make m...
2019-09-17, 08:00

High school cheerleaders on probation for posing with pro-Trump banner A high school cheerleading squad in North Carolina was put on probation Monday for posing with a pro-President Trump banner at a football game. Members of the North Stanly High School squad posed for photos with the “Trump 2020: Make America Great Again” flag at an Aug. 30 game on “...
2019-09-17, 10:00

Reports: WeWork to Delay IPO Amid Suspicion It Is Not Actually a Tech Company Worth $47 Billion Whatever the hell WeWork is—tech company or just a cult-like real estate venture that happens to offer kombucha on tap and desperately wants to be viewed as a tech company—it may not be going public anytime soon.Read more......
2019-09-17, 10:00

Jimmy Kimmel's Health Update on 2-Year-Old Son Will Inspire You It's a fight Jimmy Kimmel and millions of Americans can't help but support. As Childhood Cancer Awareness Month continues, the Jimmy Kimmel Live! host joined dozens of celebrities......
2019-09-17, 13:00

Dean Burnett on why disruptive teens might have saved the human race The behaviour that defines teenagers might be annoying, but neuroscientist Dean Burnett says it could have been crucial for the survival of our species...
2019-09-17, 13:26

'He said that?' Browns get last laugh on Gregg Williams' assessment of Odell Beckham Jr. The trading of barbs between the Browns and their former interim head coach, Gregg Williams, continued after Monday night's game.       ...
2019-09-17, 14:13

The Jets Seem Like They're About Done With Trumaine Johnson Heading into Monday night’s matchup against the Browns, the Jets had to know that the outcome would be in large part dependent on how well they could contain Odell Beckham Jr. It didn’t go great! Beckham caught six balls for 161 yards and a score in Cleveland’s 23-3 win. After the game, all the ques...
2019-09-17, 15:26

Iran charges three Australians with espionage Two travel bloggers and an academic have been detained without charges for weeks. Now, they stand accused of photographing military sites and spying for a foreign power....
2019-09-17, 16:13

Saudi kingdom stands firm after oil attack Saudi Arabia's monarch has reassured his cabinet that the kingdom can deal with the effects of last week's attack. Oil prices have soared since the strikes on key Saudi oil facilities....
2019-09-17, 16:13

FedEx to increase shipping rates for consumers in 2020 Effective Jan. 6, FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight will increase shipping rates and surcharges, the Memphis logistics giant announced.       ...
2019-09-17, 16:13

Perils of gender and geography hamper global development, report finds Despite steady development gains, a child's birthplace is still the biggest predictor of its future health, and no matter which country you're born in, life is harder if you're a girl, a major report said on Tuesday....
2019-09-17, 17:00

Humberto strengthens into Category 2 Atlantic hurricane: U.S. NHC Humberto has strengthened into a Category 2 hurricane and is likely to intensify further as it approaches Bermuda by Wednesday night, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday....
2019-09-17, 17:52

Massages, Five-Star Hotels, Porsches, And... Mayo-Slathered Sushi?: Tennis Writers Reveal Best (And Worst) Tournament Perks As a rube who has only ever covered one tennis tournament—the U.S. Open (once in 2017 and once this year)—I was blown away by the perks given to credentialed media: $25 per diem to spend on food around the grounds or in the media cafeteria! Great seats! Free parking! Shuttles to and from the hotels!...
2019-09-17, 18:13

Gaming industry veterans raise $17 million to launch VENN, an esports network Founders Ariel Horn and Ben Kusin created VENN to fill in the gaps in esports and gaming content that they believe came about as publishers focused on keeping up with industry demands....
2019-09-17, 18:39

Victoria Beckham Shares How Motherhood Affected Her Body Image For Victoria Beckham, motherhood came with perspective. The former Spice Girl and current fashion mogul is famously mom to four with her well-known other half, David Beckham. Together,......
2019-09-17, 18:39

Israel Votes in Repeat Election That Will Decide If Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Remains in Power (JERUSALEM) — Israelis voted Tuesday in an unprecedented repeat election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power, despite a likely indictment on corruption charges. Netanyahu, the longest serving leader in Israeli history, is seeking a fourth consecut...
2019-09-17, 18:39

Cagliari avoid punishment over fans' alleged racist abuse of Romelu Lukaku The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) has decided not to punish Cagliari after supporters allegedly aimed racist abuse at Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku earlier this month....
2019-09-17, 19:26

Fund managers have not joined race into cheap, value stocks: BAML survey Fund managers have not piled into so-called value stocks, which have been shunned during the decade-long technology-led boom, even as shares in beaten-down companies have rallied over the past week,......
2019-09-17, 19:52

The best ways to keep your Surface Pro charged on the go This article originally appeared on Windows Central and has been inducted into our Back to School guide Not using a standard connector for charging limits your options with the Surface Pro and mobile charging. While phones are easily connected to battery packs or car chargers, the Surface Pro requir...
2019-09-17, 20:13

Get the iPhone XR at a 'best ever' price from Tesco Mobile Want an iPhone but put off by the cost? Tesco Mobile has a deal you need to check out. You can get the brilliant iPhone XR with no up-front cost on a £29.99-a-month contract. That's a huge £90 saving, and is Tesco Mobile's best-ever price for the phone. But you’d...
2019-09-17, 20:13

OnePlus 7T release date, price, news and leaks The OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro haven’t been out long, but OnePlus typically refreshes the range with a ‘T’ model later in the year and we’re expecting the same to happen this year.That might surprise you – after all, the Pro model is a new part of the range so cou...
2019-09-17, 20:13

UPDATE 1-CEO of Canada's Imperial Oil to retire, successor named Imperial Oil Ltd's chief executive officer, Rich Kruger, will retire in December after being at the helm since 2013, the Canadian oil sands producer said on Tuesday....
2019-09-17, 21:00

Music executive sexually assaulted neighbor, stole her panties: cops A music executive was busted Tuesday for sneaking into a neighbor’s apartment in a tony downtown doorman building, sexually assaulting her and stealing her panties. Adam Lublin, 43, who lives in a luxury tower on River Terrace in Battery Park City, allegedly entered the female stranger’s apartment, ...
2019-09-17, 21:00

3 sales tax issues that impact YOUR investments — and they’re serious By the end of 2019, 43 states will have completely changed the rules around collecting/remitting taxes for out-of-state sellers. Learn where the risks are.Read More...
2019-09-17, 21:26

Sex abuse and misconduct claims in US Olympic sports rise by 55% in 2019 SafeSport faces funding questions as case load rises sharplyCenter now receiving 239 reports a month, up 55% from 2018The US Center for SafeSport is fielding 55% more reports of sex abuse and other misconduct in 2019 than it did last year, leading to an increasingly urgent debate over who should pro...
2019-09-17, 21:26

Second man arrested over Blenheim Palace gold toilet theft Cheltenham man aged 36 held over burglary at Winston Churchill’s birthplaceA second man has been arrested over the theft of an 18-carat solid gold toilet valued at £4.8m from Blenheim Palace.Thames Valley police said a 36-year-old man from Cheltenham had been held on suspicion of conspiracy to burgl...
2019-09-17, 21:26

Leading burger supplier sourced from Amazon farmer using deforested land Brazilian meat company which has supplied McDonald’s and Burger King bought cattle from farm using deforested land earlier this year, investigation showsThe world’s biggest supplier of burgers sourced meat from a farmer in the Amazon who had been found guilty of using deforested land, say reports, e...
2019-09-17, 21:26

Hong Kong activists ask US politicians to block sale of equipment used against protesters Hong Kong activists have appealed to US politicians to stop the sale of American weapons and anti-protest equipment used against pro-democracy activists....
2019-09-17, 21:52

Canadian man who killed wife, then daughters after taking them to church, sentenced to life A Canadian man has been sentenced to 35 years-to-life in prison after a court was told that he killed his wife and then took his two young daughters to church before killing them with a children's toy....
2019-09-17, 22:26

In The Tall Grass trailer promises a properly spooky Stephen King and Joe Hill adaptation What lurks In The Tall Grass? If you’ve read the novella by Stephen King and his son Joe Hill, then you already know—and you should keep your damn mouth shut so as not to spoil the, uh, fun for everyone else. But based on this trailer for Netflix’s forthcoming adaptation, this is what ye shall find ...
2019-09-17, 23:13

"Prefer Not Meeting Hassan Rouhani," Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is not keen on meeting his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani next week during the United Nations General Assembly in New York....
2019-09-17, 23:13

Fall travel 2019: 10 best places to go around the world From leaf-viewing in Moscow to a "pirate invasion" in the Cayman Islands, here are 10 fantastic places to visit in the fall of 2019 and some special events to enjoy while you're there....
2019-09-18, 00:13

Police violence in Germany: An underreported problem? Police violence is a contentious issue in most countries, with Germany being no exception. A recent study suggests that there could be more instances of violence by law enforcement than official statistics show....
2019-09-18, 00:13

Some Russians don't believe assurances that an explosion at a disease research lab didn't release any hazardous material Google Maps/Business Insider A gas explosion hit a research center storing pathogens like anthrax, Ebola, and smallpox in Koltsovo, Russia, on Monday. Officials immediately said there was no danger to the public after the accident. But some Russians aren't buying the official reassurances because a...
2019-09-18, 00:39

Betty Corwin, Who Preserved Theater’s Legacy, Dies at 98 By definition, live theater vanishes in the moment; Ms. Corwin pushed to have shows videotaped and deposited in a library collection, which she ran for decades....
2019-09-18, 00:39

Flaws discovered in popular router and NAS brands Security researchers have discovered a total of 125 different security vulnerabilities across 13 small office/home office (SOHO) routers and NAS devices that have the potential to affect millions of users.To compile its latest SOHOpelessly Broken 2.0 study, Independent Security Evaluators (ISE) test...
2019-09-18, 02:13

Eli Manning through the years New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has been benched in favor of rookie Daniel Jones. A look back at Manning's football career.       ...
2019-09-18, 02:39

San Jose becomes first big U.S. city to discourage natural gas in buildings San Jose, the 10th most populous U.S. city and political center of Silicon Valley, adopted new rules on Tuesday aimed at phasing out the use of natural gas in buildings....
2019-09-18, 03:52

Amazon Launches New Fulfilment Centre in Maharashtra Amazon India plans to have more than 50 fulfilment centres in 13 states with a combined storage space of around 25 million cubic feet by the end of 2019....
2019-09-18, 03:52

Georgia homeowner kills three teens wearing masks in possible 'stand your ground' case The fatal shooting of three teens by a Georgia homeowner this week could be a 'stand your ground' case, the Rockdale County Sheriff says.        ...
2019-09-18, 05:00

Facebook's Libra will be disruptive, says ECB's Coeure Digital currencies such as Facebook's Libra will disrupt the financial system, either by forcing central banks to innovate or by grabbing a global role that could challenge the dominance of the dollar, ECB board member Benoit Coeure said on Tuesday....
2019-09-18, 07:52

Tilman Fertitta on his new book, 'Shut Up and Listen' CNBC's Brian Sullivan talks to Tilman Fertitta, CEO of Landry's, in Houston about his new book, "Shut Up and Listen," his early success, advice for young entrepreneurs and a host of other great Tilmanisms....
2019-09-18, 10:39

Chinese retailers abruptly stop selling Juul e-cigarettes It appears Juul's fortunes are about to get even worse. Bloomberg reports retailers in China have pulled the company's products just one week after they became available within the country. Citing a "person familiar with the matter," the publication......
2019-09-18, 10:39

Google will highlight important parts of videos in search results Web searches can easily help you find videos, but that's not much good if you're looking for a specific segment. Do you really want to spend minutes scrubbing to find a relevant section? You might not have to. Google search can now highlight speci......
2019-09-18, 10:39

Warren gets stumped by Colbert when pressed on middle-class tax hikes to fund Medicare-for-all Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., faced an unexpected grilling from "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert on whether or not the middle class will face a tax hike to fund Medicare-for-all. ...
2019-09-18, 11:52