REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 15:00

CDU, AfD find common ground in 18 towns, report says

Members of Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU have been found cooperating with the far-right AfD in at least 18 cases. Merkel has promised serious consequences should members of her party work the far-rig...

CDU, AfD find common ground in 18 towns, report says

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AOC and Ted Cruz find more common ground, could 'team up' on another issue Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, offered again to team up with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., to make birth control available as an over-the-counter medication....
2019-06-12, 22:52

'I agree with AOC': Ted Cruz and congresswoman find common ground The lawmakers tweeted their support for a potential lifetime ban on former Congress members becoming lobbyistsA conversation on Twitter has led to an unlikely collaboration between the Republican senator Ted Cruz and the Democratic representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to pass legislation targetin...
2019-05-31, 05:26

'The View' co-hosts find some common ground in apologizing to Brits about President Trump Hosts of "The View" rarely share the same stance, but all four panelists Monday agreed: they're embarassed about Trump's visit to the United Kingdom.        ...
2019-06-04, 16:00

AOC actually sees ‘common ground’ with GOP on these 3 issues Alexandria Ocasio-Compromise? AOC offered an olive branch late Friday night to Republicans, saying she’d work with them on reducing US involvement in military conflicts and other issues. “Common ground I find with (some) GOP,” tweeted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. “Ending ne...
2019-08-04, 01:00

AOC says she finds 'common ground' with some in GOP -- then slams Liz Cheney Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said Friday that she finds “common ground” with some members of the Republican Party -- but criticized the GOP for becoming a “political mob.”...
2019-08-03, 14:26

Aung San Suu Kyi finds common ground with Orbán over Islam On a rare trip to Europe, Myanmar leader and Hungary PM discuss issue of ‘growing Muslim populations’From her failure to speak out against ethnic cleansing to imprisoning journalists, the reputation of Aung San Suu Kyi in the west has taken a battering in recent months.But the leader of Myanmar has ...
2019-06-06, 09:52

Irish and British PMs establish common Brexit ground but say big gaps remain British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar established some common ground on Brexit on Monday when they met for the first time, but significant gaps remain, after the British and Irish governments said....
2019-09-09, 15:13

Macron, Merkel seek common ground on EU Commission president pick: official French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel don't want to show disagreement over the picking of the next president of the European Union Commission, an official from Macron's office said on Monday....
2019-05-27, 21:13

Finding Common Ground: 5 Times Harry Potter And Voldemort Agreed That For The Sorting Hat, Being Put On A Kid’s Head Probably Felt Like Using A Bidet The Boy Who Lived and He Who Shall Not Be Named were certainly at odds in most respects, but that doesn’t mean they disagreed on everything. Here are five times Harry Potter and Voldemort agreed that for the Sorting Hat, being put on a kid’s head probably felt like using a bidet....
2019-05-21, 14:38

‘Ground Zero’: Report from the former Semipalatinsk Test Site in Kazakhstan Every year on August 29, at the initiative of Kazakhstan, the UN and its Member States mark the International Day against Nuclear Tests. This year, the Day coincides with the 70th anniversary of the first atomic bomb test at the Semipalatinsk test site in Kazakhstan. UN News travelled to the remote,...
2019-08-29, 22:00

How to Find and Report Fake Businesses on Google Maps The next time you go to order pizza, or call someone to repair an appliance, make sure you aren’t getting scammed by a representative of a business that doesn’t actually exist....
2019-06-21, 23:00

Women still struggle to find a job, let alone reach the top: new UN report calls for 'quantum leap' Women’s job opportunities have barely improved since the early 1990s, UN labour experts said on Thursday, warning that female workers are still penalized for having children and looking after them....
2019-05-21, 14:32

Rahul Gandhi Sends Team To Amethi To Find Reason Behind Defeat: Report Congress president Rahul Gandhi has sent a team to Amethi in Uttar Pradesh to find out the reason behind his defeat at the hands of BJP leader Smriti Irani from the parliamentary constituency which......
2019-05-30, 17:39

New Mexico police find newborn injected with heroin dead in trash bag, report says An infant found dead inside a trash bag had been injected by his mother with heroin in a bid to prevent the baby from going through withdrawal, New Mexico police said....
2019-08-24, 00:26

Pushy bonobo mothers help sons find sexual partners, scientists find High-ranking mothers lead sons to groups of females and keep guard while they mateTheir mothers are so keen for them to father children that they usher them in front of promising partners, shield them from violent competitors and dash the chances of other males by charging them while they are at it....
2019-05-21, 14:32

Apple launches ‘Find My’ for iOS, iPadOS and macOS, replacing Find my iPhone A new Find My app combines Find My iPhone and Find My Friends into a single way to track items, including an activation lock feature for new Macs.Read More...
2019-06-04, 00:39

30 of the UK's most picturesque towns Getty/Education Images Travel website CheapHotels4UK ranked the most picturesque towns in the United Kingdom based on how many times photos tagging certain areas were posted. The most-Instagrammed town on the list is Halifax, Yorkshire, known for its stunning natural views and special architecture...
2019-06-22, 00:13

These Italian towns will pay you $27,000 to move in When Italian villages began selling houses for $1, it seemed too good to be true. But the latest offer from Italy is enough to make even that deal look like a ripoff....
2019-09-12, 14:13

13 of Asia's most picturesque towns With its tropical islands, rice paddies, tea plantations, rugged mountains and sprawling megacities, Asia is a wonderland of diverse destinations. Among the mix, travelers can discover charming towns that deliver big on romance, history and beauty....
2019-08-28, 14:00

Across the US: What are the 35 poorest towns in America? The 35 poorest towns in the U.S. are located in 19 different states across the country. The poorest? Centreville, Illinois.       ...
2019-06-08, 17:39

What are the richest towns in America? 24/7 Wall St. reviewed household income data from U.S. Census Bureau surveys in every American town with a population of between 1,000 and 25,000.       ...
2019-06-19, 18:26

These are the best small towns in the country See which small towns took home top honors across six categories in the 2019 10Best Readers' Choice contest.        ...
2019-05-21, 15:39

The best small towns in the country Some of America's most underrated travel destinations are its small towns. 10Best asked readers to vote for their favorites, and the results are in.       ...
2019-06-13, 18:39

What are the richest towns in America? Here's the top 34 24/7 Wall St. reviewed household income data from U.S. Census Bureau surveys in every American town with a population of between 1,000 and 25,000.       ...
2019-06-19, 18:26

It will take hometown heroes to fix broken towns EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio — Greg Bricker is tired of his community looking through the rearview mirror to an idyllic past, rather than looking forward and trying to plot a better course....
2019-09-06, 15:26

100 UK towns will be able to apply for faster broadband funds As many as 100 towns across the UK will eligible for funding to improve broadband in their area as part of the government’s ‘Town Deals’ initiative.The £3.6 billion fund is aimed to supporting town regeneration for areas with “industrial and economic heritage”...
2019-09-06, 15:26

Sedona listed as one of the best small towns to visit in US PHOENIX, Ariz. (KPNX) – With its “perfect mix of adventure and relaxation” Sedona is one of the best small towns to visit, according to U.S. News & World Report. Sedona ranked 4th on the list that included Telluride in Colorado, Jackson Hole in Wyoming and Lake Tahoe. The ranking w...
2019-07-09, 03:39

Vodafone extends UK 5G network to 8 more towns and cities Vodafone has extended its 5G network in the UK just two weeks after its July 3 launch, rolling out the service to eight more towns and cities.The lucky locations are Birkenhead, Bolton, Gatwick, Lancaster, Newbury, Plymouth, Stoke-on-Trent and Wolverhampton, and takes Vodafone's 5G coverage up ...
2019-07-17, 12:13

Cities by the sea: six great beach towns in Europe Urban beach holidays offer a lively atmosphere, a choice of great restaurants and chic places to stay, as well as time to soak up the sun. Our writers pick some of the best from Greece to BelgiumIt was a real pigeon’s eye view. The guide atop Cádiz’s Torre Tavira (€6) manoeuvred the concave viewing ...
2019-08-03, 09:13

7 reasons to visit Hoi An, one of Vietnam's most beautiful towns Here are seven great reasons to pack your bags and head to Hoi An. Set on the banks of the Thu Bon River in central Vietnam, it's easily one of the most beautiful towns in Southeast Asia....
2019-06-17, 08:26

Dream of spending your retirement on the beach? Here are the best towns Spending your days with your toes in the sand may sound like the perfect way to spend your retirement. Here are top beach towns for retirees from U.S. News & World Report....
2019-06-11, 22:26

Communities in East Anglia are deciding whether to abandon their towns Rising sea levels mean that coastal communities in the UK are having to decide whether to defend their towns, and when they will need to abandon them altogether...
2019-09-02, 15:13

'I don't know how we come back from this': Australia's big dry sucks life from once-proud towns Guardian Australia reports from three communities hard hit by one of the worst droughts in living memoryAustralia is experiencing one of its most severe droughts on record, resulting in desperate water shortages across large parts of New South Wales and southern Queensland. Dams in some parts of wes...
2019-09-14, 02:00

Ransomware Attack Hits 23 Texas Towns, Authorities Say The state declined to say which towns were affected by the coordinated cyberattack. But one expert said it could signal more such attacks in the future....
2019-08-20, 13:13

Rob Ball's Funland: British seaside towns – in pictures “To me, the seaside is heady and joyous all year round,” says photographer Rob Ball. “We have memories of family holidays or time spent by the coast, so we all have a connection to it.” Ball has published three books of coast-based photos since moving to Whitstable on the north coast of Kent more th...
2019-05-21, 15:13

Decay and decline: Seaside towns desperate for investment A lack of investment, employment and "appalling" transport links are putting the UK's coastal towns at risk, according to the chair of a new parliamentary group tasked with helping seaside resorts....
2019-08-11, 11:26

From Atlantic City to Key West: 21 beach towns that will soon be under water 24/7 Tempo identified the 21 beach towns in the U.S. that will soon be under water, based on data from the Union of Concerned Scientists report.        ...
2019-07-18, 20:39

College towns: Some of the best in the US include Athens, Ga., and Ames, Iowa 24/7 Wall St. used census data to identify 30 of the best college towns in the U.S., with enrolled residents and those with degrees among the factors.       ...
2019-09-07, 18:13

Earthquake repairs make progress in hard-hit towns Authorities in Ridgecrest, California says roads are safe to drive and water and power have been restored. Some people slept in tents after two huge earthquakes. Trona has electricity, but water and gas were out for many homes on Sunday. (July 8)        ...
2019-07-08, 14:39

Gran Canaria towns evacuated as wildfire rages About 1,000 people were unable to return home in Gran Canaria on Sunday after several towns were evacuated as a vast wildfire spread towards a National Park and an area popular with holidaymakers on the Spanish island, emergency services said....
2019-08-11, 16:13

Ransomware Attack Hits 22 Texas Towns, Authorities Say The state declined to say which towns were affected by the coordinated cyberattack. But one expert said it could signal more such attacks in the future....
2019-08-21, 04:00

With Venezuela in collapse, towns slip into primitive isolation At the once-busy beach resort of Patanemo, tourism has evaporated over the last two years as Venezuela's economic crisis has deepened and deteriorating cellphone service left visitors too afraid of robbery to brave the isolated roads....
2019-06-07, 19:39

Where Floods of ‘Biblical Proportion’ Drowned Towns and Farms Floodwaters swamped more than half a million acres of forest and farmland in the lower Mississippi Delta more than six months ago, gulping up highways and homes, livestock and tractors....
2019-07-31, 18:26

Storm season brings new dread while towns rebuild The annual start of hurricane season casts a shadow of dread over coastal sections of the United States. People fret over the next big one, even as communities struggle to recover from the last one. (May 31)        ...
2019-05-31, 11:00

Scientists spar over cancer study in Ontario towns The lead author of the study argues his research paper addressed the criticisms raised by a Lambton County health official along with other factors that needed further research....
2019-06-01, 14:26

The Latest: Tornadoes move through southwest Missouri towns OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on storm damage in the Southern Plains and Midwest (all times local): 10 p.m. Tornadoes have touched down near Joplin, Missouri, on the eighth anniversary of a massive twister that devastated the city and killed 161 people there. Jasper County Emergency Management Dir...
2019-05-23, 09:52

A sunken barge might have saved these Louisiana towns from major flooding While officials worked to restore power and remove fallen trees in Assumption Parish on Sunday, one hazard was notably absent in its towns as a major storm pushed north: flooding....
2019-07-16, 02:26

Battle with time: Italian towns face demise by depopulation Small Sicilian villages reflect the shifting demographics of economic migration and declining birth rates The birth of a baby in the small town of Acquaviva Platani, in inland Sicily, is such a rare event that the village bells toll to celebrate the arrival.With just 800 inhabitants Acquaviva is amo...
2019-07-12, 07:26

Best college towns: Athens, Ames, Boulder and Madison rank among 30 of the top in the US 24/7 Wall St. used census data to identify 30 of the best college towns in the U.S., with enrolled residents and those with degrees among the factors.       ...
2019-09-07, 18:13

Festivals Planned for Nevada Towns Near Area 51 Get the Final Local OK PIOCHE, Nev. (AP) — A rural Nevada county approved strict guidelines Tuesday for a pair of festivals later this month in a desolate desert area well-known by UFO and alien hunters. Lincoln County commissioners took the action amid concern about the possibility of unmanageable crowds attracted ...
2019-09-04, 09:00

Hawaii wildfire forces thousands to evacuate Maui towns Brush fire of 1,200 hectares burns out of control through island’s central valleyThousands of people on Maui have been ordered to evacuate two towns in the path of a spreading wildfire, Hawaiian officials and media said.The 1,200 hectare (3,000 acre) brush fire in the island’s central valley was unc...
2019-07-12, 14:39

Pai’s FCC orders cities and towns to stop regulating cable broadband Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on December 14, 2017, in Washington, DC, the day of the FCC's vote to repeal net neutrality rules. (credit: Getty Images | Alex Wong ) The Federal Communications Commission today ordered cities and towns across the country to stop regulating broadband delivered over...
2019-08-02, 03:00

Ex-pharma chief charged with flooding Appalachian towns with opioids Anthony Rattini accused of ignoring evidence of opioids’ harmCharges mark shift in effort to hold drug firms to accountFederal prosecutors have charged a former president of a major pharmaceutical distributor with flooding parts of Appalachia with millions of opioid pills while ignoring evidence the...
2019-07-19, 20:13

Spend the summer at these secret East Coast beach towns See shells, not crowds. Every year from Memorial Day to Labor Day, countless New Yorkers flock to the Kiawahs and Kennebunkports of the Eastern seaboard. They diligently check these la-di-da locales off their list, curtsying to their inner prep schooler. But you, dear reader, know better. This summe...
2019-05-22, 05:01

Polish towns denounce LGBT people ahead of European elections SWIDNIK, Poland – Teresa Drzewiecka grew up during World War II when German and Soviet troops battled for control of her town of Swidnik in eastern Poland. Now 83, she sees another threat to her country’s survival: lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. “Let children have a fath...
2019-05-21, 20:00

Texas shale towns grapple with growth as oil-bust fears fade In west Texas, the center of the U.S. oil boom, about 3,800 students at Permian High School are crammed into a campus designed for 2,500, with 20 portable buildings to help with the overflow....
2019-08-21, 15:00

Our forgotten towns: struggle, resilience, love and respect in 'back-row America' In his new book, Chris Arnade lays bare what life is like for America’s marginalized poor – and exposes the broken social systems that have betrayed themRead Chris Arnade’s Guardian dispatches across AmericaIn the Bronx’s Hunts Point neighborhood, I found myself going to McDonald’s every day – becau...
2019-06-05, 16:26

Oklahoma towns evacuated after runaway barges break loose, threaten to hit dam Several towns in Oklahoma and Kansas were evacuated Wednesday after two barges broke loose, floated down the swollen Arkansas River, and threatened to hit a dam, authorities said....
2019-05-23, 09:39

Residents warned to seek shelter as bushfires burn near towns in NSW and Queensland A severe fire danger warning is in place for the greater Sydney region and swathes of both states Emergency warnings have been issued for communities in Queensland and northern New South Wales amid hot and windy conditions, while a severe fire danger warning is in place for the greater Sydney region...
2019-09-06, 09:13

Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns says Colin Kaepernick is 'the man' Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns was spotted in Southern California on Monday apparently doing shopping in Beverly Hills while sporting a Colin Kaepernick jersey....
2019-06-27, 18:52

NSW towns including Dubbo and Tamworth face water emergency within months In some central and western areas on Murray-Darling no ground water can be accessed by bores, as dams run close to dry Towns in western and central New South Wales, including Dubbo, Nyngan, Cobar, Walgett and Tamworth, are facing a crisis in their water supplies within a few months unless it rains, ...
2019-05-23, 20:39

‘Tent courts’ set up at border towns to ease strain on immigration cases The Trump administration has quietly started implementing its latest measure aimed at easing the strain of immigration courts tasked with a growing backlog of asylum cases at the southern border....
2019-09-14, 12:39

Syrian army takes towns in northwest that rebels held for years Syrian troops on Friday reclaimed a cluster of towns they had lost early in the eight-year-old war, pressing their offensive in the northwest, the country's last big rebel stronghold....
2019-08-23, 18:00

Haunting photos reveal what nuclear-disaster ghost towns look like years after being abandoned Kyodo News/Getty Images The Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986 transformed the city of Pripyat into a ghost town. Other towns have also been abandoned after nuclear disasters, and each is a skeleton of its former self, strewn with deserted cars and dilapidated buildings. Photos reveal what these p...
2019-09-04, 21:52

Former Drug Company Execs, Pharmacists Arrested for Allegedly Flooding Small Towns With Opioids Federal officials have indicted two former executives at the pharmaceutical wholesaler Miami-Luken for allegedly distributing millions of opioid pills illegally in rural Appalachia. Two pharmacists have also been charged, according to a statement from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern Dist...
2019-07-19, 23:13

What are the common causes of food poisoning? Many foods can cause food poisoning, including meat, raw fish, eggs, and produce. Learn more about the causes and how to prevent food poisoning in this article....
2019-09-12, 08:00

Antibiotic use without prescription common in U.S. (Reuters Health) - Many people in the U.S. take antibiotics that weren't prescribed for them, according to a new study that highlights one factor that may be contributing to the rise of antibiotic resistant infections....
2019-07-23, 02:26

How common is erectile dysfunction? Doctors know that erectile dysfunction is common, but calculating its exact prevalence is tough. A recent review has attempted to draw a clearer picture....
2019-07-05, 13:13

What Car Do These People Possibly Have In Common? Just take a moment and look at that group of four people up there: famously flamboyant pianist Liberace, failed GOP presidential candidate Barry Goldwater, noted actor and environmentalist Ed Begley Jr, and baseball hall-of-famer Gaylord Perry. Really, if you had to pick a more random, mismatched gr...
2019-09-04, 18:39

Are You Making These Common Grammatical Mistakes? No one can recognize our relentless misuse of the English language quite like an editor. Misplace a modifier, and your editor will (hopefully) let you know. Over-use intensifiers such as “very,” “just,” and “really,” and your editor will tell you that you’re really just not doing your writing any fa...
2019-08-06, 09:00

Why the new Ford Explorer has more in common with BMW and Mercedes Rear-wheel drive, responsive steering and firm breaks in the new 2020 Ford Explorer makes for smooth riding, on- or off-road.       ...
2019-06-20, 01:00

What Your Snapchat Selfie Has in Common With the Army If you dodged real-world trash cans to chase virtual monsters during the Pokemon Go craze, you experienced augmented reality. Sixty years after fighter pilots used the precursor to AR technology, the......
2019-08-18, 13:00

Hard to tell how common sesame allergy may be (Reuters Health) - Roughly half of children and adults who say they're allergic to sesame don't have a history of convincing symptoms, a U.S. study suggests....
2019-08-28, 22:52

What classical music and Rammstein have in common The German shock rockers might seem stylistically light years away from classical music — but only at first glance. Take a closer look, and listen, and you'll hear intrinsic similarities, says DW's Rick Fulker....
2019-08-05, 18:39

Expert: Tom Sandoval’s ear Botox is ‘not common’ Reality TV bartender Tom Sandoval is into taking different kinds of shots. The “Vanderpump Rules” star, 35, shared his extensive grooming routine with PopSugar, revealing that in addition to trimming his leg hair and using self-tanner, he has gotten Botox injections — in unexpected spots. “Just abov...
2019-05-25, 02:01

What do Rihanna and I have in common? We know the power of red lipstick It is the makeup equivalent of heading the boardroom meeting or walking into the party, shoulders back, chest outYou can spot a baller woman by the fact that she wears no makeup, not a slick of it, except for one thing: a bold red lip. A lot of power women do this and, as with fashion designers who ...
2019-06-07, 12:26

At the spelling bee, the most common sound is the toughest WASHINGTON (AP) — An unremarkable sound can be the toughest thing for spellers to master at the Scripps National Spelling Bee. It’s known as the schwa. It sounds like “Uh,” and any vowel can make the sound. And only in the English language can a single sound be so versatile. Spelle...
2019-05-25, 16:13

How to Clean the Most Common Smartphone Messes We take our phones everywhere, so it’s inevitable that they’ll eventually feel the brunt of the life we’re living. And just as we hit the shower first thing after a long weekend of camping, our smartphones also need a deep cleaning once in a while.Read more......
2019-05-28, 19:13

The US and EU are fighting over trade when they should be finding common cause If ever there was a "wrong war at the wrong time," the transatlantic trade conflict that's boiling this summer defines it, writes Atlantic Council CEO Frederick Kempe....
2019-07-13, 20:26

The Products You Need to Fix Five Common Nasty Foot Problems I am very vain about my feet. There, I said it. (Foot fetishists love me, and now I’ve also said that!) But my feet, they are not without their issues — heels that are highly prone to cracking due to sandal abuse, toenails that are all jacked up from too much time spent at the gym, that sort of stuf...
2019-05-23, 00:39

5 common lawn care mistakes you may be making Even if you have the best of intentions, there are a few lawn care mistakes you’re probably making.        ...
2019-05-22, 18:39

Common things you probably didn't know about breastfeeding Breastfeeding is often referred to as a "natural" process, but there's still a lot about it that new moms are unaware of.        ...
2019-05-21, 20:52

What do Bob Ross and Michigan have in common? Happy little trees If taking time to enjoy nature in Michigan's state parks wasn't relaxing enough, you can now add a little Bob Ross to your experience. For its 100th birthday, the parks system is partnering with Bob Ross Inc. to help the "happy little trees."...
2019-08-21, 03:13

Union Budget Not For Common Man, Says Aam Aadmi Party The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday said the Union Budget 2019-20 does not offer much to the common man or address the major economic challenges faced by the country at the moment....
2019-07-05, 17:39

'Surprise' Ocean Heat Waves Are Becoming More Common There are two flavors of surprise: good and bad. Winning the lottery? Good. Extreme heat waves cooking the oceans with more regularity, ruining fisheries that millions of people rely on? Decidedly bad.Read more......
2019-08-05, 22:13

‘Invisible’ severe turbulence will become more common: scientists Severe turbulence that’s “invisible to pilots” will be three times as common in the near future, scientists have warned. This could put passengers at risk of injury – and even make some flights take longer. This “invisible turbulence” is caused by a phenomenon called wi...
2019-08-08, 21:26

Greenland Aside, Buying Foreign Land Used to Be Common Greenland officials have rebuffed President Trump’s plan to buy the island, but the United States has a history of purchasing lands from other countries....
2019-08-27, 16:26

Many deadly common cancers get little charity funding (Reuters Health) - Many of the most common and lethal cancers get the fewest research dollars from fundraising advocacy groups, especially cancers associated with stigmatized behaviors like smoking and drinking, a U.S. study suggests....
2019-07-25, 00:26

Colorectal cancer becoming more common at younger ages Rates of early-onset colon cancer are rising in many high-income countries even as rates among older adults hold steady or decline, a new study shows....
2019-09-09, 22:26

Common Man Sends UP Top Cop Letter Of Appreciation, Rs.500 Cash Cash rewards for gallantry is not uncommon for those in uniform but a senior Uttar Pradesh cop was bowled over when he received a cheque of a princely sum of Rs 500 and a letter of appreciation, not......
2019-08-10, 02:00

The Most Common Jury Duty Myths, Debunked People typically fall into two categories when it comes to jury duty: those who want to avoid it at all costs, and those who can’t wait for the day they receive their summons in the mail. Either way, some of what you know about jury duty is probably wrong. Whether you’re trying to get out of your ci...
2019-07-31, 23:39

Ten common myths about bike lanes – and why they're wrong From congestion to cost, there are many entirely misguided arguments in circulationCycle lanes have been in the news recently, as have the many often entirely misguided arguments that opponents use against them.For all the (slight) progress in some UK cities over mass cycling, we are still at a stag...
2019-07-03, 08:52

Common goes deep on personal new album: ‘It really shook me’ As an actor, Common has appeared alongside everyone from Denzel Washington (“American Gangster”) to Keanu Reeves (“John Wick: Chapter 2”), but the rapper’s co-star in his new “Show Me That You Love” video is extra special: his daughter, Omoye. Making the clip was like family ...
2019-08-30, 23:39

A parent's guide to teaching internet common sense Being a good digital citizen means being a responsible one: educating yourself and your kids about the digital world, participating in it in positive ways, questioning it and using technology as a tool to make the world a bit brighter (and not in som......
2019-05-26, 22:13

10 common vagina myths demystified by ‘Twitter’s gyno’ Dr. Jen Gunter, known as “Twitter’s gynecologist” and Gwyneth Paltrow’s worst nightmare — after debunking several claims made on the woo-woo wellness website Goop — says “not giving women facts is the opposite of feminism.” That’s the thrust of her new book, “The Vagina Bible: The Vulva ...
2019-09-03, 19:52

Trump says 'common sense things can be done' on guns, wants NRA input President Donald Trump on Friday called for "common sense" solutions to address gun violence without mentioning what specific measures he would support and saying the views of powerful National Rifle Association lobbyists should be considered....
2019-08-09, 17:00

How to administer clients on a domain using 5 common PowerShell cmdlets Systems admins managing Windows clients should brush up on these PowerShell cmdlets when performing common administrative tasks on their domain-connected devices....
2019-07-31, 18:00

Choosing a web hosting service? Then avoid these common mistakes If you are relatively new to the world of web hosting, you will be bombarded with advices and tips once you start looking into ways to host your brand new website (or indeed, even when you are at the planning stage or trying to find out whether you actually need a website or should simply go to a we...
2019-07-08, 18:52

This common mineral may damage teen brains: study This micro mineral could be doing macro damage. Researchers at Mount Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine have found that childhood exposure to the mineral manganese can potentially impact their motor control and brain function — specifically, memory. Manganese is a trace element which natur...
2019-08-15, 00:52

Osteoporosis: Investigating the role of a common antibacterial chemical A new study asks if triclosan, a chemical in many products, may increase osteoporosis risk. The results are not clear-cut, but it may affect bone health....
2019-06-28, 01:52

Common: 'I wanted to be the dopest. Then I found a higher purpose' He got his start in the era of gangsta rap and admits to a ‘bros before hoes’ attitude early in his career. So how did the Chicagoan become one of conscious rap’s strongest voices?It’s apt that Common and I meet in Philadelphia, the US city of brotherly love. The rapper, who is also an activist and ...
2019-09-03, 19:26

A Common Household Chemical May Cause Thyroid Problems for Cats Many older cats suffer from health problems caused by a hyperactive thyroid, and while there’s no single cause of the condition, hormone-disturbing chemicals in the environment are thought to be an important factor. A new study involving some furry volunteers suggests that these chemicals include ...
2019-07-10, 22:39

As Automatic Braking Becomes More Common in Cars, So Do Driver Complaints Automatic emergency-braking systems that are promoted as a safety feature in vehicles don’t always work as intended and at times activate when there is no risk of a crash, drivers say....
2019-08-27, 23:13

Common acne drug could prevent artery hardening Scientists have identified the mechanism that causes artery hardening and have shown that the antibiotic minocycline can prevent the process in rats....
2019-06-11, 20:13

Science says parents of successful kids have these 23 things in common Clive Rose/Getty Images Good parents want their children to grow up and do amazing things with their lives. While there are several factors that affect a child's development, most of it comes down to the parents. These factors and techniques are a great starting point for every aspiring great paren...
2019-05-23, 23:26

Ibuprofen and other common drugs may help antibiotic resistance spread We’ve long known that bacteria can evolve resistance to antibiotics but now it looks like other drugs, including ibuprofen, may help this resistance spread...
2019-08-11, 10:39

Baby tiger sharks eat common backyard birds To better understand the diets of baby tiger sharks, scientists have been catching young shark specimens and making them throw up. Analysis of DNA in the shark vomit showed baby tiger sharks consume songbirds....
2019-05-23, 00:00

Parents Should Learn Common Core Math Like a Kindergartner If you have a kid in school, you’ve probably noticed that their math homework looks different than yours did an undisclosed number of years ago. And you may have moaned about it—“What’s with all the crazy steps? These equations took me seconds to answer in Mrs. Winkleman’s fourth-grade class!” Hey, ...
2019-06-15, 03:13

Common blood pressure drug may harm gut health Researchers using genetic analysis to estimate the effect of antihypertensive drugs on the risk of various diseases found negative effects on gut health....
2019-07-12, 15:00

Sesame Allergy More Common Than Once Thought, Study Finds More than one million children and adults are allergic to sesame in the United States, scientists report. But sesame is not among the allergens that must be listed on food labels....
2019-08-02, 19:13

Cancer more common in females with severe sleep apnea A new study of 20,000 adults with sleep apnea suggests that the risk of cancer could be 2–3 times higher among females with a severe form of the condition....
2019-08-21, 10:00

We may have a basic form of sign language in common with chimpanzees People seem to be able to understand gestures made by chimpanzees, suggesting the signals may be remnants of a basic sign language used by our last common ancestors...
2019-09-13, 14:52

Prices for common insulin will be slashed in half after outcry Following widespread outrage at the high price of insulin, Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk announced Friday it will cut its prices in half. “While we will continue to do what we can to help address affordability challenges in the short-term, changes within the system are required to make sustainable a...
2019-09-07, 09:00

Common antibiotics may lead to condition that causes heart failure People who use Ciprofloxacin and other fluoroquinolone antibiotics have a 2.4 times higher risk of developing aortic and mitral regurgitation due to blood backflow into the heart...
2019-09-10, 20:00

Common currency divides West African nations For many West African countries, introducing the eco is tempting. But the political will to do so is not enough — many questions need answers before a new single currency becomes a reality....
2019-06-30, 21:52

9-year-old boy mysteriously dies from common cold virus A 9-year-old California boy recently died from a virus associated with the common cold — an extremely rare occurrence that has perplexed his doctors and family, according to a new report. Soon-to-be fourth-grader Tristan Ang, of Milpitas, fell ill last month and there was initially no cause for alar...
2019-07-16, 01:39

Mata's 'Common Goal' movement reaches 100 signatories A hundred players and managers have signed up for Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata's Common Goal cause, with Australia women's players Aivi Luik and Alex Chidiac the latest to join the movement....
2019-05-30, 08:13

Ariana Grande’s sudden ‘tomato allergy’ is actually very common Your favorite food may soon turn on you. Superstar Ariana Grande cancelled two shows this week when she “had an unfortunate allergic reaction to tomatoes and my throat pretty much closed…still feels like i’m swallowing a cactus but slowly making progress,” the 25-year-old “Thank u, Next” singe...
2019-05-31, 02:39

The rundown on common game console video outputs 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. There’s no school like the old school, and that goes for game consoles as well. Even with the rise of retro consoles like the SNES Classic or the PlayStation Clas...
2019-08-03, 03:00

Alzheimer's: Common gene explains why some drugs fail A new study helps to explain why some Alzheimer’s drugs work in some people but not in others, and why some yet may succeed in animals but not in humans....
2019-07-22, 05:39

Exposure to common virus may increase risk for type 1 diabetes Researchers say there may be triggers to the genetically linked type 1 diabetes, finding in a recent study that coxsackievirus may be one of those triggers....
2019-05-23, 01:39

Amazon Prime Day tips: Don’t make these 6 common mistakes Amazon’s Prime Day kicks off at midnight on July 15. In recent years, Prime Day has become one of the most anticipated sales events of the year.       ...
2019-07-15, 16:52

No Common Pattern Of Mob Lynching, Centre Tells Rajya Sabha There is no common pattern of mob lynching across the country with incidents occurring in different states ruled by different political dispensations, the government said in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday....
2019-07-25, 08:13

Home plate collisions were once a common occurrence in baseball. Here are the most famous Home plate collisions used to happen often and didn't result in suspensions (like the one handed to Jake Marisnick). These are the most memorable.       ...
2019-07-12, 04:00

Here's how advisors can help clients avoid common and costly Medicare mistakes Making the wrong Medicare decision can make health care, the biggest expense in retirement, even more costly. Help clients avoid these common oversights before it's too late....
2019-06-19, 14:13

Streaming music may make cases like Katy Perry’s more common A Christian rapper who won nearly $3 million in a lawsuit over Katy Perry’s hit “Dark Horse” used his song’s millions of plays on YouTube and Spotify as evidence that Perry and her team may have heard it and then stole it...
2019-08-03, 19:52

Huawei shrugs off Verizon patent talks as 'common' business Huawei pegged its patent talks with U.S. carrier Verizon as "common" business activity and said such negotiations should not be politicized, days after a senator filed legislation to prevent the Chinese firm from seeking damages in U.S. courts....
2019-06-27, 19:26

Nokia's new ad incorrectly shows how a common smartphone feature works As many smartphone owners might know, the adaptive brightness feature on a smartphone automatically changes the brightness of the screen depending on how bright or dark it is at the time. When a phone is used in a dark room, adaptive brightness dims the screen, and under a bright sun, the screen get...
2019-05-27, 03:13

Study: Common cold strain may fight off bladder cancer New research showed the oncolytic virus coxsackievirus, or CVA21, wiped out all cancer in a patient with non-muscle invasive bladder cancer in a recent study in England....
2019-07-08, 20:26

‘Dummy wasn’t a chillout album. Portishead had more in common with Nirvana’ On the 25th anniversary of their classic debut, Geoff Barrow and Adrian Utley reflect on how the album came togetherTwenty-five years ago, during the summer of Blur’s Parklife and Oasis’s Definitely Maybe, a darker, stranger record was released that would soon become huge. Its title and mood was ins...
2019-08-26, 20:52

What does Biden have in common with Trump? Delusional nostalgia | Moira Donegan The former vice-president’s unrepentant sexism appeals to a vision of the past based more in fantasy than realityJoe Biden is building a campaign of reminiscences. The former vice-president and current Democratic presidential frontrunner is pitching voters the idea that the past was better than the ...
2019-06-21, 12:39

Freezing embryos doesn't boost IVF success rate despite common use People are often advised to freeze embryos and delay implantation so the uterus can recover from drugs taken during egg removal, but there may be few benefits...
2019-06-27, 22:26

Pressley calls McConnell the 'common enemy' during mass shootings Rep. Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., declared Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., was the "common enemy" during mass shootings during her Monday night appearance on "The Daily Show."...
2019-08-13, 09:13

New study examines if common cold virus could cure cancer The cure for bladder cancer could be as simple as catching a cold, according to a small study published Thursday. Researchers at the University of Surrey in England found that a certain strain of the cold virus — coxsackievirus, or CVA21 — is capable of destroying cancer cells in the bladder, The Te...
2019-07-05, 18:39

"Ecofascism": Common Theme Shared By 2 Mass Murders A World Apart Before the slaughter of dozens of people in Christchurch, New Zealand and El Paso, Texas this year, the accused gunmen took pains to explain their fury, including their hatred of immigrants. The......
2019-08-19, 08:26

Chinese Yuan, Hong Kong's Hang Seng: What the Two Have in Common China's currency is in the news -- "It's falling!" -- but as it's often the case, it's the kind of move that was in the cards long ago. Watch as our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor explains more, and also see how the yuan is not the only market that's been destined to fall....
2019-08-08, 03:26

In new trailer, Hulu’s Four Weddings And A Funeral series has little in common with original Mindy Kaling is continuing her expansion into new series and movies by creating Four Weddings And A Funeral for Hulu. Given Kaling’s established love of the rom-com and um, the show title, you would think that this new production would be a bit of a remake. But judging from this new trailer, it appe...
2019-07-01, 19:52

NASA’s Juno just discovered that Jupiter and Earth have something important in common NASA’s Juno spacecraft has delivered some of the most stunning glimpses of the gas giant that mankind has ever seen, but it’s also taught scientists a lot about how the planet works. We now know that its storms stretch far deeper into the planet than previously assumed and that Jupiter&r...
2019-05-21, 17:00

Jerry Seinfeld review – multimillionaire with a masterly common touch Hammersmith Apollo, LondonNow in his mid-60s, the comedian is still delivering beautifully honed, brilliantly timed observations on everyday life‘I feel like a blacksmith up here sometimes,” says Jerry Seinfeld in a routine addressing 21st-century communication. Talking has been superseded; it’s an ...
2019-07-14, 13:52

Florida man, 85, accused of murdering 90-year-old common law wife, police say An 85-year-old Florida man has been charged with first-degree murder for allegedly killing his common-law wife of six decades after police found him with blood underneath his fingernails, reports say....
2019-08-07, 10:00

Germany's new refugee labor laws slammed as lacking common sense German lawmakers are set to pass a bundle of measures to make it easier to integrate migrants, but also deport rejected asylum-seekers. Experts say the laws not only send a mixed signal, but may even be unconstitutional....
2019-06-07, 07:26

Lyme disease in England and Wales is most common in older, white women An analysis of hospital records has found that people with Lyme disease in hospitals in England and Wales tend to be white, female and relatively affluent...
2019-08-15, 02:39

Common agricultural standards only part of Brexit border conundrum, Ireland says Recognising common agricultural standards across the island of Ireland is just one element in seeking any new solution over how to keep the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland open after Brexit, Ireland's finance minister said on Tuesday....
2019-09-04, 02:39

Diabetes risk tied to common chemicals, curbed by healthy habits Chemicals in everything from food wrappers to clothing and furniture are associated with an increased risk of diabetes, but much of this added risk is reduced with good eating and exercise habits, a study suggests....
2019-08-09, 07:39

Common nerve pain drug linked to suicidal behavior, overdose (Reuters Health) - A class of medications used for nerve and muscle pain, including the popular drug Lyrica, increases users' risks for suicidal behavior, unintentional overdoses, injuries and car accidents - and the risks are particularly high for teens and young adults, new research shows....
2019-06-17, 23:39

Putin sees common aims, pushing Trump on arms pact at G-20 MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says he does not expect any breakthroughs at the Group of 20 summit that begins Friday in Japan but hopes leaders of the world’s biggest economies find a common understanding on how to give economies a boost. Putin told the Financial Times newspap...
2019-06-27, 22:39

Apple's new patent for a foldable iPhone shows something in common with the Galaxy Fold A timeline of foldable devices that was released last December by CGS-CIMB Group was interesting. It had Samsung and Huawei as the first two major phone manufacturers expected to release a foldable phone months before this was set to become true. The manufacturer last on the list was Apple, not expe...
2019-05-31, 02:00

In India vs Bangladesh Match Today, One Common Link - Rabindranath Tagore During the India vs Bangladesh World Cup match today, the Edgbaston stadium in Birmingham reverberated with two Bengali national anthems. The fact that they were both written by Nobel Laureate......
2019-07-02, 16:26

U.S. FDA flags probable cancer-causing impurity in common heartburn drugs The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday that some medicines containing ranitidine, including Sanofi SA's Zantac, had traces of a probable cancer-causing impurity called N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) at low levels....
2019-09-13, 17:13

Democratic hopeful Steve Bullock on what Amazon and President Trump have in common Democratic Party candidate for president and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock speaks to CNBC about Amazon and President Donald Trump, climate change, wealth and social inequality, education and young voters' embracing of socialism....
2019-09-02, 07:13

Hong Kong’s Protestors Have Their Own Special Slang. Here’s a Glossary of Some Common Terms “I was using magic last night when someone messaged to ask if I needed to be picked up from school.” No, that’s not a line from Harry Potter. It’s the kind of thing a Hong Kong protestor might say after a clash with police. Hong Kong’s protestors have their own argot. C...
2019-09-06, 13:00

UN and African Union in ‘common battle’ for development and climate change financing UN Secretary-General António Guterres has called for a “quantum leap” in funding for development and climate change for Africa, speaking to journalists on Monday, following the plenary meeting of the latest United Nations-African Union (AU) Conference, which took place in New York....
2019-05-21, 14:52

Drinking Juice Of This Common Vegetable May Reduce The Risk Of Heart Diseases The findings of the study suggest that unsalted tomato juice plays an important role in suppressing high blood pressure and cholesterol levels in adults....
2019-06-05, 14:52

In a powerful essay, Meghan McCain shared her 'distressingly common' experience of having a miscarriage John Lamparski/Getty Images. In an essay for the New York Times, Meghan McCain said she recently had a miscarriage. She said she learned of her miscarriage during a photoshoot promoting "The View." "I missed a few days of work. It wasn't many, but given the job I have, it was enough to spark gossip...
2019-07-20, 11:52

Salesforce open sources research to advance state of the art in AI for common sense reasoning Deep learning is great for many applications, but common sense reasoning is not one of them. New research from Salesforce promises to alleviate this, advancing previous results by a considerable margin....
2019-06-27, 21:26

HUD Secretary Ben Carson Was Asked About a Common Term Related to Foreclosure. He Heard ‘Oreos’ Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson didn’t seem to know what a congresswoman was talking about when she asked a question related to foreclosures during a congressional hearing on Tuesday. Instead, Carson apparently thought she was talking about Oreo cookies. Speaking at a House ...
2019-05-22, 07:52

Visegrad group to agree common stance on EU's 2050 climate goals: Hungary Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and the Czech Republic - the so-called "Visegrad Four" countries - will agree a common stance on the European Union's 2050 climate goals, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff said on Thursday....
2019-06-20, 11:39

Singapore sees drop in common security threats, but foresees more data breaches Cyber Security Agency says the number of common cyber threats, including website defacements and phishing, dipped in Singapore last year, but expects to see more frequent data breaches and disruptive attacks against the cloud in the near future....
2019-06-19, 04:01

Low Whole Grain, Dairy Intake Among Most Common Dietary Factors Linked To Cancers: Study A new study has now linked poor dietary habits to various different types of cancers, indicating that consuming healthy food is not just important for your well-being but can also prevent serious......
2019-05-23, 20:39

‘Use a bit of common sense’: A gender-reveal party stunt ends with a car erupting in flames Gender-reveal burnouts are starting to become popular with car enthusiasts in Australia. But officials say the stunts are dangerous and shouldn’t be tried at home....
2019-07-10, 19:00

Europe publishes common drone rules, giving operators a year to prepare Europe has today published common rules for the use of drones. The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) says the regulations, which will apply universally across the region, are intended to help drone operators of all stripes have a clear understanding of what is and is not allowed. Having ...
2019-06-11, 18:00

Scientists Predict Climate Change Will Make Dangerous Heat Waves Far More Common People all across the U.S. have been sweating through heat waves this summer, and new research suggests they should get used to it. Over the next century, climate change will likely make extreme heat conditions—and their concordant health risks—much more frequent in nearly every part of ...
2019-07-17, 00:13

The Obamas Want ‘Higher Ground.’ Someone Got There First. Hanisya Massey’s computer training firm is coming up against the former first couple’s similarly named production company. Sorting it out could take years....
2019-09-11, 12:13

Can a Kung Fu Musical Get (Way) Off the Ground? “Dragon Spring Phoenix Rise,” the unlikely offspring of a Chinese-American opera impresario and the writers of “Kung Fu Panda” — with songs by Sia — aims to show just how high the Shed can fly....
2019-06-19, 11:52

Fifteen Canada Women players sign up for Juan Mata’s Common Goal project • Players have more than 1,200 senior caps between them • This is what our Canadian legacy is all about, says McLeodFifteen players and one member of the coaching staff from the Canada women’s national team have joined Juan Mata’s Common Goal campaign, where footballers pledge 1% of their salaries t...
2019-05-21, 14:32

More evidence that no best diet exists: A study of 1,100 people shows how everyone responds differently to common foods YIUCHEUNG/Shutterstock A new study followed 1,100 people for two weeks in the US and the UK, and found that no two people's bodies responded exactly the same way to common foods. Lead researcher Tim Spector said a good general rule is still to eat a variety of plants, including nuts, seeds, fruits...
2019-06-11, 21:52

Pope urges Romanian leaders to shun personal interests, seek common good Pope Francis urged Romania's leaders on Friday to shun personal interests and work together for the common good, arriving in the former communist country amid political upheaval caused by a corruption scandal....
2019-05-31, 22:00

Opinion: World Cup ticket debacle shows FIFA lacks not only a conscience but common sense Two weeks before the World Cup, fans learn tickets purchased together aren't necessarily together in stadiums. And FIFA isn't doing much to fix this.        ...
2019-05-23, 04:39

UN chief praises impact of Palestine refugee agency as ‘our common success’, at key pledging conference The work of the UN body responsible for assisting Palestine refugees, UNRWA, which has allowed millions of children to receive an education that promotes UN values of human rights and tolerance, as well as democracy and conflict resolution, should be viewed “not only as our common responsibility, bu...
2019-06-27, 19:13

From Abba to the Arctic Monkeys, the perfect pop songs have one thing in common | Hannah Jane Parkinson There is a reason radio edits last about three minutes: because that is how songs should have been bornI used to be a huge fan of Phil Spector. Then he was convicted of murder, which rather took the shine off things. But Spector, I’m afraid, remains for me the king of pop. Not Michael Jackson, who h...
2019-05-31, 09:26

Stocks Gain as Oil Recovers Ground European stocks shrugged off a weak performance in Asia to post gains, while oil prices recovered some ground after falling into a bear market in the previous session....
2019-06-06, 13:52

Anthony Joshua is on dangerous ground The lessons of heavyweight history tell Matt Christie that Anthony Joshua has got a mountain to climb in the rematch with Andy Ruiz Jnr The post Anthony Joshua is on dangerous ground appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-06, 02:00

These Two S&P E-mini Recommendations Covered a LOT of Ground The first half of May 2019 saw a large dip in the S&P 500 – watch this Chart of the Day to see exactly how our recommendations had Flash subscribers prepared....
2019-05-21, 15:01

Ground Zero homeless man moved away by cops The homeless man who set up camp in a cardboard shanty near Ground Zero was ordered to move Wednesday by police officers, who also gave him some cash “to get something nice to eat.” About eight cops evicted homeless man James Eve, 43, from his spot in the shadow of the World Trade Center...
2019-05-23, 06:00

FedEx to End Ground Deliveries for Amazon FedEx said it was ending its contract to deliver Amazon.com packages through its ground network, essentially severing ties with one of the world’s biggest shippers....
2019-08-07, 17:26

Joe Biden won last night. He just has to stand his ground tonight You'll probably never see John Delaney on a presidential debate stage ever again. He doesn't have a single qualifying poll for the September debates or even half of the unique donor count requirement. But in effect, he sacrificed himself for the future of the Democratic Party last night with his lin...
2019-08-01, 02:00

6 ground rules for health tech startups Strict regulation, complex systems, and long times to market all make health tech a challenging field for startups. Here's how you can you beat the odds.Read More...
2019-07-07, 20:13

Jury finds Fla. man guilty who used 'stand your ground' A jury has found a Florida man guilty of manslaughter after he initially used the state's "stand your ground' law as his defense for fatal shooting last summer....
2019-08-24, 20:00

Beyond Meat will start making 'ground beef' Beyond Meat is taking a new shape. The alternative meat maker is debuting a plant-based "ground beef," which marbleizes and tenderizes just like the real thing....
2019-06-18, 01:52

U.S. Stocks Regain Ground, Yuan Stabilizes Major indexes closed higher, recouping some of their losses after China’s central bank signaled it wouldn’t let the yuan fall much further. That steadied a stock market that has been slammed by escalating trade tensions....
2019-08-06, 22:13

Seven Great Camp Chairs to Get Your Butt Off the Ground Let’s get something straight: gone are the days when a camp chair was a cheap $10 item you snagged from the bargain bin at the grocery store before heading to the mountains for your camping trip. Now, camp chairs have personality and flare, offering up unique features at a variety of prices. Sure, y...
2019-08-21, 03:39

Delta says the next big battle between airlines will take place on the ground Delta says the next big area of competition in air travel is not in the passenger cabin but in the airport experience. Biometric screening at security, remodeling of terminals and the addition of tiered lounges are remaking the ground experience....
2019-07-22, 16:39

Stocks Regain Ground, Yuan Stabilizes Stocks pared losses and the yuan stabilized a day after the Dow sank more than 760 points as investors reconsidered China’s willingness to let its currency drop sharply....
2019-08-06, 13:26

FedEx to end ground-delivery partnership with Amazon FedEx Corp confirmed on Wednesday it would terminate its contract with Amazon.com Inc for small-package ground deliveries, as the online retailer focuses on building out its own delivery network....
2019-08-07, 16:39

| Women umpires to break new ground for SA Cricket Cricket South Africa announced the appointments of Lauren Agenbag to the Reserve List Umpires Panel and Shandre Fritz to the the Match Referees Panel....
2019-08-27, 11:39

Why Some Trucks Have Those Extra Wheels That Don't Always Touch The Ground Ever notice that some big trucks sometimes have random-looking extra tires attached to them that seem to be pointlessly floating? Those aren’t spares and they’re not for decoration, even when they’re mounted on the top of the truck....
2019-09-09, 21:39

Tornado on ground in Kansas City area The National Weather Service office in Kansas City says a large and dangerous tornado is on the ground on the western edge of Kansas City, Kansas, and the NWS is telling residents to take shelter now. (May 28)        ...
2019-05-29, 04:13

Yankees, Red Sox ready to take rivalry to new ground in London The next chapter in one of the most heated rivalries in professional sport will be written next week in London when the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox play the first two Major League Baseball games in Europe....
2019-06-18, 04:26

US calls for German ground troops in Syria A top US diplomat has formally asked Germany to send troops to Syria to help fight the terrorist militia Islamic State. James Jeffrey said allies needed to provide technical support for the Kurdish-led opposition....
2019-07-07, 09:26

De Blasio blasted over homeless man living near Ground Zero Tourists and New Yorkers around Ground Zero are getting a fresh look at how Mayor de Blasio is handling the homelessness crisis — and they don't like what they see....
2019-05-23, 01:13

U.S. Stocks Regain Ground After Tech Selloff U.S. stocks were set to open higher after European markets posted modest gains, shaking off a downbeat session in Asia that followed a selloff in U.S. tech shares....
2019-06-04, 15:52

Hurricane Dorian: Nobody knows how many lived - and died - at Ground Zero Our helicopter pilot banked sharply to the right so that I could see the ground beneath us, but I couldn't see any ground - just a mass of splintered wood and rubble, huge piles of it....
2019-09-09, 08:00

| From Kylemore to Springboks: Jantjies keeps feet on the ground Herschel Jantjies has rocketed into the South African spotlight, but his father believes he has his feet firmly on the ground. Lloyd Burnard reports....
2019-08-01, 12:39

The Naked Truth: Were Whoopi Goldberg’s Opinions on the Risks of Nude Photos Victim Blaming or Common Sense? Kids, we need to talk. Namely, we need to talk about a modern phenomenon with some very well-documented consequences: sharing nude photos....
2019-06-19, 21:26

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

Ripple effect of sexual violence in conflict threatens ‘collective security’, stains ‘our common humanity’, says UN chief  Sexual violence in conflict is a “threat to our collective security” and a “stain on our common humanity”, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said in his message commemorating the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, on Wednesday. ...
2019-06-19, 18:13

Oil prices regain little ground lost in previous session Oil prices on Wednesday regained little ground lost in the previous session, weighed down by industry data suggesting U.S. crude inventories fell less than expected....
2019-07-17, 13:00

Lyon lose ground on leaders PSG after draw with Bordeaux "Olympique Lyonnais fell two points behind Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain after being held to a 1-1 draw at home to Girondins de Bordeaux on Saturday."...
2019-08-31, 21:13

Gun Nuts and Vulture Capitalists Unite to Run Company Into the Ground The election of Barack Obama was a huge boon to the firearms business, with gun sales in 2008 shooting (get it) through the roof in anticipation of jackbooted lib thugs taking them away....
2019-06-11, 17:26

Syrian government gains ground from rebels in northwest Syrian government forces seized territory from insurgents in northwestern Syria on Thursday, state media and a war monitor said, building on advances since the military declared an end to a brief ceasefire earlier this week....
2019-08-08, 15:00

Portugal wildfire under control, firefighters remain on the ground More than 1,000 firefighters managed to bring a major wildfire in central Portugal under control on Tuesday, and the operation will carry on to avoid reignitions, officials said....
2019-07-23, 16:26

Ground Zero responder: Luis Alvarez deserves a key to the city A Ground Zero worker on Monday called on Mayor Bill de Blasio to honor the late Luis Alvarez with a key to the city for his emotional plea on Capitol Hill to replenish the fund for 9/11 victims. “In 2015, when we got (the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund legislation) passed and two year...
2019-07-01, 20:13

A Breeding Ground for a Fatal Scourge: Nursing Homes Drug-resistant germs, including Candida auris, prey on severely ill patients in skilled nursing facilities, a problem sometimes amplified by poor care and low staffing....
2019-09-12, 05:26

U.S. military tests ground-based cruise missile A ground-launched cruise missile was successfully fired in a test Sunday, the Pentagon said. The test is the first since the U.S. pulled out of the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces Treaty earlier this month....
2019-08-19, 23:26

U.S. labor market on solid ground; manufacturing struggling The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, pointing to underlying labor market strength despite a sharp slowdown in job growth in May....
2019-06-20, 18:39

British Airways to ground almost all flights as pilots go on strike The first-ever strike by British Airways pilots is expected to be the biggest walkout in the airline's history, causing disruption for tens of thousands of travellers....
2019-09-09, 08:26

The unlikely congresswoman: Debbie Lesko hits the ground running If you had asked Rep. Debbie Lesko of Arizona 20 years ago if she would ever serve in the House of Representatives, when she was just starting out as a volunteer for the GOP in Glendale, she would have said no....
2019-09-13, 05:39

Heavy rains ground hundreds of flights at NYC airports Severe weather in the New York region forced hundreds of flight cancellations and delays at the area’s three major airports on Wednesday. As of 6:03 p.m., 426 flights had been canceled out of Newark, LaGuardia and Kennedy airports, and another 500 were delayed — close to half of the total flig...
2019-08-08, 04:39

Emu takes flight on California freeway before officers run it to ground Bird apprehended after brief chase on US 99 near FresnoOfficers unsure if escapee came from farm or moving vehicleAuthorities in California captured an emu which led officers on a chase down a highway.The Fresno Bee reported on Friday that the bird was apprehended following a brief pursuit by office...
2019-09-14, 20:52

Bernie and Warren Team Up to Own John Delaney Into the Ground It didn’t take long tonight for the more right-wing 2020 Democratic candidates on Tuesday’s debate stage to attack Bernie Sanders and Elizbeth Warren over Medicare for All....
2019-07-31, 20:52

Syria: Germany rejects US demand for ground troops US representatives had requested Germany increase their military presence in Syria as the US plans to move its own troops out of Syria in the near future....
2019-07-08, 19:39

Kyriakos Mitsotakis: the new Greek PM hits the ground running New Democracy leader appoints cabinet of established politicians, technocrats and reformers to lead first post-bailout government It’s been barely a week but Greece’s new prime minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, has hit the ground running. Assuming power on Monday, the New Democracy leader announced pa...
2019-07-13, 09:13

U.S. stocks gain ground on trade optimism; oil climbs U.S. stocks advanced on Monday at the start of a heavy earnings week, while European shares overall were little changed, as investors took heart from potential progress in U.S.-China trade talks and escalating geopolitical tensions sent oil prices higher....
2019-07-22, 17:52

Mourners remember 9/11 victims at Ground Zero on 18th anniversary Family members of the nearly 3,000 victims of 9/11 once again gathered Wednesday at the Ground Zero memorial site to mark the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks. Hundreds, including uniformed members of the NYPD, FDNY and Port Authority, turned out for the somber annual ceremony ...
2019-09-11, 17:00

Lyft exec riffs on ground-breaking research in AI At Transform 2019, Gil Arditi ripped through example after example of recent research that's propelled head-turning advances in AI and machine learning.Read More...
2019-08-05, 03:39

‘Large and dangerous tornado’ on ground near Trotwood, Ohio TROTWOOD, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Transportation is using snow plows to remove debris off an Ohio highway after a “large and dangerous” tornado hit the area late Sunday. Transportation spokesman Matt Bruning said its crews are using several plows to scrape debris off to the side of...
2019-05-28, 07:39

Lufthansa will hold its ground in short-haul price war: CEO German carrier Lufthansa will continue to fight for market share in the hotly contested market for short-haul flights, where it is determined to compete with budget airlines such as Ryanair , its chief executive said....
2019-08-20, 14:39

FedEx Ground to deliver on Sundays starting in 2020 FedEx Ground will begin delivering seven days a week for most of the U.S. starting in January 2020, the company announced Thursday.        ...
2019-05-31, 00:52

Florida man using ‘stand your ground’ defense convicted of manslaughter A white Florida man who told detectives he had a “pet peeve” about illegal parking in handicapped spots was convicted late Friday of manslaughter for the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man outside a convenience store. Six jurors deliberated for six hours before convicting Michael Drejka for the ...
2019-08-24, 08:39

Barefoot walkers have tough feet but sense the ground just as well People who often go barefoot develop thicker skin on the soles of their feet for protection – but unlike cushioned shoes, thick skin can still sense vibrations...
2019-06-27, 22:26

Oil prices regain ground after overnight plunge on tariffs Oil prices rose around 2% on Friday, regaining ground after the biggest falls in years as U.S. President Donald Trump imposed more tariffs on Chinese imports, intensifying the trade war between the world's two biggest economies and crude consumers....
2019-08-02, 09:39

US Man Guilty Of Manslaughter In Test Of 'Stand Your Ground' Law: Reports A Florida man has been convicted of manslaughter for a fatal shooting during an argument about a parking spot, local media reported on Saturday, in a case that made headlines when police initially......
2019-08-24, 22:00

FedEx to end ground-delivery deal with Amazon -Bloomberg U.S. package delivery company FedEx Corp will terminate its contract at the end of this month for small-package ground deliveries with Amazon.com Inc, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday....
2019-08-07, 15:00

Ask the Captain: Is there a speed limit for planes taxiing on the ground? Some airports have speed limits but more often airplanes will have a limitation in the flight manual for maximum taxi speeds.        ...
2019-05-21, 15:39

New Navy air-to-ground missile destroys air defenses from 120 miles The Navy is fast-tracking a new air-to-ground missile engineered to destroy enemy air defenses from farther distances than existing weapons and succeed in hitting radar systems after they are shut down by adversaries....
2019-07-11, 14:39

How hard would it be to correct the slope of Lord’s cricket ground? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsDuring the incredible Cricket World Cup final on Sunday, TV commentators repeatedly referred to the slope of the Lord’s ground. Why don’t they jus...
2019-07-16, 13:52

Ask the Captain: What airline dispatchers do; plus, how ground crews know when to move in Captain John Cox explains why the dispatcher is the most important team member after the pilot and how ground crew members know when to move in.       ...
2019-08-29, 22:26

UPDATE 1-FedEx to end ground-delivery partnership with Amazon FedEx Corp confirmed on Wednesday it would terminate its contract with Amazon.com Inc for small-package ground deliveries, as the online retailer focuses on building out its own delivery network....
2019-08-07, 17:00

Nursing Homes Are a Breeding Ground for a Fatal Fungus Drug-resistant germs, including Candida auris, prey on severely ill patients in skilled nursing facilities, a problem sometimes amplified by poor care and low staffing....
2019-09-12, 15:26

FedEx ends ground delivery partnership with Amazon FedEx Corp confirmed on Wednesday it would terminate its contract with Amazon.com Inc for small-package ground deliveries, as the online retailer focuses on building out its own delivery network....
2019-08-07, 19:13

Renard own goal a reminder France need to keep feet on the ground Wendie Renard's own goal in a 2-1 win over Norway on Wednesday came as reminder that France need to keep their feet on the ground if they are to claim their first women's World Cup title....
2019-06-13, 04:00

Stubborn dog who lay on ground and refused to walk becomes internet sensation A dog who lay in the middle of a New York pavement and refused to keep walking has become an overnight sensation after an onlooker shared a video of the stubborn pooch....
2019-08-06, 20:13

Congress threatens to ground funding if the Pentagon can't get more F-35 parts Congress is threatening to restrict funding for the Pentagon's acquisition office unless it comes up with a new plan to address the chronic shortage of spare parts for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter....
2019-06-06, 06:52

Nigel Farage milkshake attack: Man charged with common assault and criminal damage after drink is thrown at Brexit Party leader A man has been charged with common assault and criminal damage after Nigel Farage had a milkshake thrown at him while on a walkabout in Newcastle city centre....
2019-05-21, 14:38

New Jersey woman falls asleep in car, wakes up on the ground in possible carjacking You snooze, you lose — your car! An elderly New Jersey woman claimed she was catching some z’s in her car this week and woke up lying in her driveway — with her ride nowhere to be found, according to a new report. The unidentified 80-year-old woman, of Fairlawn Avenue in Hamilton Township, tol...
2019-08-31, 04:52

Man's Life Peaks After Getting The Ball From DJ LeMahieu’s Ground-Rule Double Given the grey on this baseball attendee’s beard, it’s safe to assume that he’s got a fair bit of experience living life. Yet, none of those moments could have possibly prepared him for the joy that holding the ball from DJ LeMahieu’s ground-rule double would give him on Sunday....
2019-06-30, 20:52

Muller loses ground to Rast in DTM title race at Nurburgring Nico Muller conceded significant ground in the 2019 DTM title race after a nightmare showing at the Nurburgring, while Audi stablemate Rene Rast won his sixth race of the season...
2019-09-14, 18:26

Cycling: Pinot's team keep their feet on the ground after dream start Thibaut Pinot is heading into the second week of the Tour de France as the best placed of the pre-race favorites but his Groupama-FDJ team manager knows there is still a long way to go....
2019-07-15, 00:39

Vettel seeking Belgian break at happy hunting ground "Sebastian Vettel returns to the scene of his last Formula One win at this weekend\u0027s Belgian Grand Prix and the German four-time champion will hope the Spa-Francorchamps circuit can hand him the break he needs to end a victory drought."...
2019-08-28, 17:39

Caledonian Braves break new ground in Scotland by crossing continents More than 800 people from 30 countries are backing a club that is breaking the mould in Scottish footballChris Ewing has heard enough ridicule to last him a lifetime – or until 2025 certainly. That year was pinpointed by him for a position in Scotland’s top flight when launching a worldwide membersh...
2019-08-10, 15:00

Vacation ground transportation has never been easier ⁠— or more confusing To figure out ground transportation on vacation, you have to do a little math, take into account the places you're visiting, and be open to new ideas.       ...
2019-06-21, 20:13

Bullpen falters as Mets miss chance to gain ground PHILADELPHIA — The possibility of sweeping the Phillies and slicing another game from their wild-card deficit hovered for the Mets on Sunday, but then the bottom of the eighth inning struck. Daniel Zamora, a lefty reliever who had been recalled from Triple-A Syracuse earlier in the day, allowed a si...
2019-09-02, 09:13

British Airways pilots ground planes in first-ever global strike BA pilots have begun a global strike over a nine-month pay dispute. The two-day strike will ground most of the British carrier's 850 daily flights and cost the airline €44.5 million per day....
2019-09-09, 12:00

Diamondbacks top Phils, gain ground in wild card race Zac Gallen threw five scoreless innings and helped himself with a run-scoring sacrifice bunt in his Arizona Diamondbacks debut, leading them to a 6-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies Wednesday       ...
2019-08-08, 10:13

U.S. tests first ground-launched cruise missile after INF treaty exit The Pentagon said on Monday it tested a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile with a range of more than 500 km (310 miles), the first such test since the United States pulled out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF)....
2019-08-20, 10:00

The pressure is on as Mindhunter uncovers a serial killer's dumping ground The 1970s and ‘80s are sometimes referred to as “the golden age of serial killers,” a period that produced some of the most infamous names the world has ever known: Ted Bundy. John Wayne Gacy. Son of Sam. The Hillside Strangler. And part of the reason those names became so infamous is that law enfor...
2019-08-20, 01:00

Formula One Is Bringing Back Safer Ground Effects For 2021 Formula One has decided to do something radical in its new 2021 regulations: bringing back ground effects. Yeah. But how the hell is the series going to make sure we don’t all make the same dangerous mistakes that teams made back in the 1970s and ‘80s? Chain Bear F1 and Autosport have teamed up to ...
2019-08-01, 21:00

British Airways set to ground hundreds of flights as pilots go on strike The first ever strike by British Airways pilots is expected to be the biggest walkout in the airline's history, causing disruption for tens of thousands of travellers....
2019-09-09, 05:13

The Holocaust survivor, 87, facing eviction in California: 'Will they throw me to the ground?' Exclusive: Musiy Rishin speaks out about landlord who wants wealthier tenants and has fought to evict him and his dying sonMusiy Rishin knows how to survive.He narrowly escaped the Nazis’ massacre of Jews in the Ukraine in 1941. His family lived through wartime famine, and an earthquake in Uzbekista...
2019-08-18, 12:13

Bernie Sanders says there's no middle ground on eliminating private insurance As Kamala Harris equivocates on her position on healthcare, Bernie Sanders has thrown down the gauntlet: Either you support the elimination of private insurance, or you aren't really for "Medicare for all."...
2019-06-28, 23:13

F1 commits to reintroducing ground effect aero concept with '21 rules Formula 1 is committed to reintroducing "ground effect" with its 2021 rules package, with senior figures convinced the aerodynamic concept's return is key to helping cars race closer together...
2019-07-17, 06:13

Video: How F1's 2021 ground effect differs from fearsome predecessor A commitment to reintroducing ground effect aerodynamics was an eye-catching standout in Formula's 2021 proposals and is evocative of the championship's late '70s and early '80s era...
2019-08-01, 16:13

Montana boy, 13, slammed to ground at rodeo after keeping hat on during national anthem A 13-year-old was seriously injured when a man at a Montana rodeo slammed him to the ground after the boy did not remove his hat during a playing of the national anthem, authorities said Tuesday. Curt James Brockway, 39, was arrested on suspicion of felony assault on a minor following the alleged at...
2019-08-11, 23:52

Papers, please! Don't let travel document problems ground your next vacation Requirements for travel documents can be confusing. Here's what you need to know about visa and passport requirements before heading to the airport.        ...
2019-06-07, 20:39

After INF treaty exit, U.S. tests ground-launched cruise missile The Pentagon said on Monday that it had tested a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile with a range of more than 500 km (310 miles), the first such test since the United States pulled out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF)....
2019-08-19, 19:26

Pentagon ground tests fighter-jet launched hypersonic weapon Traveling at 5-times the speed of sound, skipping off the boundary of the upper atmosphere and descending upon enemy targets with unprecedented speed, emerging hypersonic weapons promise to massively reshape offensive combat tactics....
2019-06-13, 16:39

Jay Gruden was already on shaky ground. Benching Adrian Peterson didn’t help. In his sixth year, the Redskins’ coach may have finally found the trick to getting his players on the same page — keeping a respected veteran on the sideline for the opener....
2019-09-12, 16:39

American Airlines to Ground Boeing 737 Max for Two Months Longer Than Planned (WASHINGTON) — American Airlines said Sunday that it will keep the Boeing 737 Max plane off its schedule until Nov. 3, which is two months longer than it had planned. In a statement, American said the action will result in the cancellation of about 115 flights per day. It said it “remain...
2019-07-14, 22:26

West Ham ground gets baseball makeover ahead of MLB London Series West Ham's London Stadium has undergone a transformation like no other as it prepares to host Europe's first-ever regular-season Major League Baseball (MLB) game in late June....
2019-06-18, 15:13

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St gains ground on rate cut hopes The benchmark S&P 500 closed higher on Wednesday after briefly crossing the 3,000-point mark for the first time following dovish remarks from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell boosting the case for an interest rate cut this month....
2019-07-11, 01:13

Real Madrid dismiss Pochettino’s training ground claims "Real Madrid have rejected claims by Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino that the north London club were denied permission to stay at their training ground ahead of the Champions League final."...
2019-05-24, 17:52

Shocking video shows NJ cops punching, choking man on the ground Shocking video shows New Jersey cops pinning a teenager down to the ground as they repeatedly punch and choke him during an arrest. Cellphone footage shared on social media shows the violent arrest of 19-year-old Cyprian Luke on an outstanding warrant for aggravated assault charges in Dover at about...
2019-05-21, 15:13

Warring Maya kingdoms razed enemy cities to the ground Enlarge / This is all that remains of Naranjo, the city-state that attacked and destroyed neighboring Bahlam Jol in 697 CE as part of a campaign to subdue several former vassal states that had rebelled. (credit: By Rudy Canales - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curi...
2019-08-06, 19:13

Florida man guilty of manslaughter in test of 'stand your ground' law: reports A Florida man has been convicted of manslaughter for a fatal shooting during an argument about a parking spot, local media reported on Saturday, in a case that made headlines when police initially declined to arrest the suspect due to the state's "stand your ground" self-defense law....
2019-08-24, 20:26

‘Vida’ creator: We break ‘new ground’ for Latinx and family shows “Vida” creator Tanya Saracho made sure that her series about Mexican-American women was also reflected behind-the-scenes. Now in its second season (9 p.m. Sundays on Starz), the half-hour drama, which follows two sisters, has one of the most unique productions on TV — with a writers room that’...
2019-05-25, 05:00

Gunshots, Man Falls To Ground, Attacked With Sticks In UP Firing Videos Nearly a week after 10 people were shot dead in a dispute over land at Sonbhadra in Uttar Pradesh, two videos that have surfaced reveal the sheer horror of what went down on July 17 at a village just......
2019-07-22, 15:13

Japan's Hawks confirm ground-breaking Stewart signing Nippon Professional Baseball side Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks confirmed on Saturday they had signed 19-year-old American pitcher Carter Stewart in a move that could potentially impact Major League Baseball in the United States....
2019-05-25, 11:26

9/11 victim’s son blasts Ilhan Omar at Ground Zero memorial service A man whose mother was a 9/11 victim ripped Rep. Ilhan Omar for describing the terror attacks as “some people did something” during the annual anniversary ceremony at Ground Zero on Wednesday. Nicholas Haros Jr., wearing a black T-shirt with the words “Some people did something?,” singled out the co...
2019-09-11, 21:26

USWNT and US soccer fight for moral high ground on equal pay battle A fight for the moral high ground is publicly playing out over the US Women's National Team's gender discrimination lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation....
2019-07-31, 18:52

Ground shifts in Indonesia's economy as conservative Islam takes root Arie Untung, a former video jockey for the Indonesian offshoot of MTV, says he used to drink alcohol regularly and - back then - was a jeans-clad, spiky-haired rocker who was only a nominal Muslim....
2019-08-28, 06:00

Svrluga: Jay Gruden was already on shaky ground. Benching Adrian Peterson didn’t help. In his sixth year, the Redskins’ coach may have finally found the trick to getting his players on the same page — keeping a respected veteran on the sideline for the opener....
2019-09-13, 23:13

NASA Awards Contract for Exploration Ground Systems Program Services NASA has selected ARES Technical Services Corporation in Burlingame, California, to provide support services to the Exploration Ground Systems (EGS) Program at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida....
2019-08-14, 01:39

Cycling: Carapaz holds off Nibali as Roglic loses more ground in Giro Ecuador's Richard Carapaz took a big step towards a Giro d'Italia title by holding off two-time champion Vincenzo Nibali and increasing his lead over Primoz Roglic in Tuesday's 16th stage....
2019-05-28, 22:13

CEE MARKETS-Currencies regain ground as Czech utility CEZ extends gains Central European currencies recovered some ground on Thursday, getting a reprieve from recent weakness linked to global trade war worries, while shares in Czech utility CEZ continued a two-day rally. CEZ shares extended gains after the company announced a shift in strategy earlier this week to f...
2019-05-30, 13:01

Syrian rebels say Moscow deploys ground forces in Idlib campaign Russia has sent special forces in recent days to fight alongside Syrian army troops struggling to make gains in a more than two month assault in northwestern Syria to seize the last opposition bastion, senior rebel commanders said....
2019-07-18, 08:39

Florida gun owner who claimed self-defense convicted in 'Stand Your Ground' case In a case that brought national attention to Florida’s  "Stahnd Your Ground" gun law, a jury on Friday night convicted a licensed gun owner on manslaughter charges after deliberating for six hours folowing a weeklong trial....
2019-08-24, 13:13

Watch Alita: Battle Angel's Iron City Get Built From the Ground Up When the actors in Alita: Battle Angel walk through Iron City, they really are walking through Iron City. Director Robert Rodriguez and his team physically built a nearly 10,000 square foot set for the futuristic city in under two months. That may sound impossible, but in the exclusive video above, ...
2019-07-02, 23:00

Jeffrey Epstein wants out of jail before trial; offers to ground jet, hire security Attorneys for Jeffrey Epstein asked a Manhattan federal judge Thursday to allow the financier to await trial on sex trafficking and conspiracy charges from the comforts and confines of his own home....
2019-07-12, 06:13

Shocking video shows angry driver shoving elderly man to ground Surveillance video captured the horrific moment a London driver shoved an 80-year-old man to the ground after nearly hitting him with his car, during what police called a “nonsensical attack.” The incident — which happened on April 21 in the south-east London district of Penge — left the...
2019-05-22, 19:26

Mnuchin on solid ground in withholding Trump tax returns: Justice Department U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin did not violate the law by refusing to provide President Donald Trump's tax returns to Congress because the confidentiality of returns is protected under the law, the Justice Department said in a legal opinion released on Friday....
2019-06-15, 00:39

Daily on Energy: Under attack, Biden may have staked out new ground on fossil fuels Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
2019-08-01, 18:39

Cycling: Pinot transforms rage into iconic win as Thomas loses ground An enraged Thibaut Pinot put the hammer down on the first major mountain test of the Tour de France, leading a French one-two ahead of overall leader Julian Alaphilippe to triumph at the top of the iconic Col du Tourmalet on Saturday....
2019-07-21, 00:13

Noah Syndergaard-Wilson Ramos duo flops as Mets lose ground Without his desired personal catcher, the personal pounding Noah Syndergaard absorbed in the fourth inning Friday night was enough to cost the Mets another critical game in the standings. The Mets’ denial of Syndergaard’s request earlier this week for someone other than Wilson Ramos to catch his sta...
2019-09-14, 07:39

Highlights: Pinot, Alaphilippe seal French one-two as Thomas loses ground "Thibaut Pinot led a French one-two ahead of overall leader Julian Alaphilippe to win the 14th stage of the Tour de France, a 117.5-km mountain trek from Tarbes on Saturday."...
2019-07-21, 00:13

Ground squirrel makes full recovery after severely injured by door TUCSON – A round-tailed ground squirrel has been released back into the wild after he was severely injured when he was caught in a door,  Tucson Wildlife Center announced Friday. According to the center, the squirrel was brought into their care after a door was closed on the rodent. TWC said ...
2019-07-13, 01:39

Farrah Abraham confuses 9/11 with '7-Eleven' convenience store as she visits Ground Zero Former "Teen Mom" star Farrah Abraham commemorated the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks with a trip to Ground Zero — but the visit didn't come without a massive gaffe that's floored social media users....
2019-09-12, 20:13

Inside China's Exclusive Training Ground For Communist Party Cadres The lecturer stood in an airy hall, clicking through slides showing examples of how governments around the world improve their "environmental civilization" - a concept espoused by Chinese leader Xi......
2019-07-16, 08:52

Pompeo launches commission to ground foreign policy in US founding principles Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday unveiled the formation of a commission aimed at grounding future foreign policy discussions in America's founding principles. ...
2019-07-08, 18:52

E. coli outbreak: 196 people in 10 states now sick, linked to ground beef The E. coli outbreak linked to ground beef has now sickened 196 people in 10 states, the CDC said Monday. Twenty-eight of them had to be hospitalized.        ...
2019-05-21, 20:52

Elizabeth Warren Gains Ground in 2020 Field, One Plan at a Time Declining to hold big-dollar fund-raisers and rolling out one policy proposal after another, Ms. Warren has strengthened her candidacy, though financial questions remain....
2019-05-28, 14:00

Earth's largest uninhabited island is a training ground for Mars Nicknamed ‘Mars on Earth,’ Devon Island’s barren, rocky landscape and harsh climate sends researchers flocking there every summer to study how humans might live on the Red Planet. Its Haughton impact crater is said to have one of the most Mars-like terrains on Earth.   &...
2019-09-02, 18:52

Sarri on shaky ground as Chelsea challenge Arsenal for European glory "When Chelsea meet Arsenal in the Europa League final on the shores of the Caspian Sea on Wednesday, it might be coach Maurizio Sarri\u0027s last match in charge despite what appears as a solid first year at Stamford Bridge."...
2019-05-27, 14:39

Lindsey Graham tells Europe: We will sanction you 'to the ground' if you do business with Iran If European countries continue to support Iran's uranium enrichment, the United States should "grind them into the ground" with sanctions, Sen. Lindsey Graham said....
2019-07-15, 22:00

SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule lost after 'anomaly' during ground test The Crew Dragon capsule is intended to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station, but a possible explosion during a ground test may set launches back...
2019-05-21, 15:01

Real Madrid hit out at Pochettino quip over Tottenham’s training-ground stay • ‘He told me I can only sleep there when I become coach’• Real Madrid: ‘It is false that this request was produced’Real Madrid have responded angrily to an apparently lighthearted comment by Tottenham’s manager, Mauricio Pochettino, that the London club were denied permission to stay at their trai...
2019-05-24, 20:39

Amazon’s AWS Ground Station for satellite data hits general availability Amazon has announced that AWS Ground Station, a service designed for AWS customers to access data from satellites, is now in general availability.Read More...
2019-05-23, 18:26

Facebook Scrambles for a Middle Ground on Misleading Video of Nancy Pelosi Nancy Pelosi, the 79-year-old speaker of the House of Representatives, has been a frequent target for President Donald Trump and his political allies. This week, she became the subject of an unusual viral video intentionally slowed down to create the impression of slurred speech, which proliferated ...
2019-05-24, 22:13

Delays expected at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport as KLM ground staff strike Ground staff for the Dutch arm of Air France KLM SA are set to strike on Monday morning at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport, likely causing delays and cancelled flights, the Dutch union FNV said Saturday....
2019-08-31, 23:00

Ben Stokes wanted the ground to swallow him up three years ago... now he's a real hero I'm a bloke who loves watching Game Of Thrones or parking myself in front of a box set. But I don't believe that anyone can write drama, or manufacture any story that is as brilliant as the cricket we saw on Sunday at Lord's. Sport does not get any closer than that, and nothing else can deliver the ...
2019-07-15, 17:52

Rupee Unlikely To Regain Lost Ground Against Dollar In Coming Year: Poll Slowing growth concerns pushed central banks across a group of 37 developing economies to deliver a net fourteen interest rate cuts last month - the largest since the financial crisis....
2019-09-05, 08:52

Congressional testimony, Ground Zero flag featured at wake for fallen 9/11 hero The wake for the former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund featured many highlights of his life....
2019-07-03, 07:39

'View' host praises how Biden handled Gillibrand's attack: 'He put her in the ground' Former Vice President Joe Biden made "View" host Meghan McCain happy when he shut down one of his opponents who attempted to attack him over his record on supporting women....
2019-08-02, 01:26

Old Boys' Club Gives Ground as More Women Join Real-Estate Boards Public real-estate companies are adding slightly more women than men as directors to their boards, a sign that this male-dominated industry may be starting to heed a call for gender diversity....
2019-07-10, 03:52

Primoz Roglic loses ground to rivals after crashing in Giro d’Italia • Vincenzo Nibali and leader Richard Carapaz take advantage• Italy’s Dario Cataldo takes 15th stage following breakawayThe Italian Vincenzo Nibali took full advantage of his knowledge of the terrain to unsettle his main Giro d’Italia rival Primoz Roglic in the 15th stage on Sunday. Related: Giro d’I...
2019-05-26, 21:52

DeepMind’s AI uses aerial and ground-view data to navigate unseen areas Scientists at Alphabet's DeepMind are investigating AI navigational approaches that leverage both aerial and ground data to improve precision.Read More...
2019-06-17, 19:39

Top Court Refuses To Hear Plea For Marital Rape As Ground For Divorce The Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain a plea seeking a direction to the centre to frame appropriate guidelines for registration of FIR for marital rape and frame laws for making it a ground......
2019-07-01, 17:13

British Airways pilots ground planes in unprecedented 48-hour strike The British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) last month gave the airline notice of three days of industrial action in September, in the first ever strike by BA pilots....
2019-09-09, 17:39

European Union Elections Split the Center as Far-Right and Greens Both Gain Ground (BRUSSELS) — The European Union’s traditional center splintered in the hardest-fought European Parliament elections in decades, with the far right and pro-environment Greens gaining ground on Sunday after four days of a polarized vote. Turnout was at a two-decade high over the balloting ...
2019-05-27, 10:13

Stéphanie Frappart to break new ground by refereeing Liverpool v Chelsea in Super Cup Frappart officiated the Women’s World Cup finalThe 35-year-old refereed a Ligue 1 match in AprilStéphanie Frappart will become the first woman to referee a major European men’s game when she takes charge of the Uefa Super Cup between Liverpool and Chelsea in Istanbul on 14 August.The French official...
2019-08-02, 16:52

Navy pilot confirmed dead in California crash that injured 7 on the ground The pilot of a U.S. Navy F/A-18E Super Hornet jet was killed when the plane crashed in California’s Mojave Desert during a training mission, officials confirmed Thursday....
2019-08-02, 10:39

Roglic loses ground after crash as Cataldo wins thrilling finale "A crash for Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic on the twisting descent of the Civiglio climb saw Ecuador’s Richard Carapaz extend his lead in the Giro d’Italia after Italian veteran Dario Cataldo held on to win a dramatic Stage 15 in Como."...
2019-05-27, 01:26

NASA chief Bridenstine: 'Moon is the proving ground, Mars is the destination' During a press conference on Monday, Bridenstine said he and President Donald Trump are on the same page in regards NASA's primary objectives: Establish a permanent presence on the Moon, and then head to Mars....
2019-07-15, 21:52

How US-built Abrams tanks could help Taiwan stop a Chinese ground attack The Trump administration’s plan to sell tanks, missiles and ground-launched air defenses to Taiwan embodies what might be called a strategic paradigm shift to empower the small island’s deterrence posture against an often-threatened Chinese invasion....
2019-06-18, 15:52

Ground Team Trekking To AN-32 Crash Site To Recover Bodies: Air Force The operation to retrieve the bodies of the 13 Air Force personnel, on board the ill-fated AN-32 aircraft that crashed in Arunachal Pradesh, remained suspended today, even as a ground team comprising......
2019-06-18, 20:52

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

Welsh clubs breaking new ground after stirring European triumphs | Michael Butler The New Saints and Connah’s Quay Nomads are reaping the rewards in a resurgence of Welsh club footballSomething is happening in Welsh football. The domestic league has long been seen as something of a wilderness by some but, slowly, things are changing. Last week, the country’s top two sides, The Ne...
2019-07-23, 17:52

Betsy DeVos Sued for Running Student Debt Relief Program Into the Ground Education Secretary Betsy DeVos oversees something called the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program, which was created in 2007 and aims to incentivize public service by discharging the enrollee’s student loans after 10 years....
2019-07-12, 06:39

Justin Trudeau 'running out of time' to make up ground ahead of Canadian elections As one major national pollster recently put it, with just 18 weeks until Canadians cast their ballots in a hotly-contested parliamentary vote, Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party is “running out of time” to recover their deficit in the polls to the opposition Conservative Party. ...
2019-06-18, 21:39

Southeast Asia Doesn’t Want to Be the World’s Dumping Ground. Here’s How Some Countries Are Pushing Back The global trash trade has reached a turning point; wealthier nations have long shipped their plastic waste to the developing world to be processed, but in recent months, some nations in Southeast Asia have begun sending the exports — much of it contaminated plastic and trash that is unrecycla...
2019-06-03, 13:26

Scarborough calls Mueller's evidence 'impeachable and indictable,' says Trump 'ground noise' must be ignored Joe Scarborough argued Tuesday in a Washington Post op-ed that after "three years of Trumpian madness," Americans must try to ignore the "ground noise" coming from the president. ...
2019-06-04, 17:52

Washington, Beijing lay ground for trade deal talks; China buys U.S. soybeans The United States on Thursday welcomed China's renewed purchases of U.S. farm goods while maintaining the threat of U.S. tariff hikes as the world's two largest economies prepared the ground for talks aimed at breaking the logjam in their trade war....
2019-09-13, 01:26

Ahead of renewed talks, Washington, Beijing prepare ground for trade deal The United States on Thursday welcomed China's promise to buy agricultural goods while maintaining the threat of U.S. tariff hikes as the world's two largest economies sought to prepare the ground for upcoming in-person talks....
2019-09-12, 19:52

Motor racing: Vettel seeking Belgian break at happy hunting ground Sebastian Vettel returns to the scene of his last Formula One win at this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix and the German four-time champion will hope the Spa-Francorchamps circuit can hand him the break he needs to end a victory drought....
2019-08-28, 21:39

US and Turkish troops conduct first joint ground patrol of Syrian 'safe zone' US and Turkish troops conducted their first ever joint ground patrol within what Turkey has called the "safe zone" that runs along the Syria-Turkish border and extends into the northeast....
2019-09-09, 01:39

Florida gun owner who claimed self-defense convicted in case that put 'Stand Your Ground' in spotlight In a case that brought national attention to Florida’s  "Stand Your Ground" gun law, a jury on Friday night convicted a licensed gun owner on manslaughter charges after deliberating for six hours folowing a weeklong trial....
2019-08-24, 20:00

Wild winds ground flights in Australia, falling tree kills woman Major airports at Australia's two largest cities, Sydney and Melbourne, canceled flights on Friday as damaging winds swept southeastern states, killing one woman, destroying roofs and causing power outages....
2019-08-09, 10:52

Gondola cable cut in Canada, sending cars crashing to the ground in 'deliberate act,' police say Several gondola cars came crashing to the ground early Saturday in British Columbia after someone apparently cut the cable, according to Canadian officials. ...
2019-08-11, 17:52

Thursday's Best Deals: Free Ground Beef, Simplehuman Dish Rack, PUMA, and More A Butcher Box Ground Beef Welcome Offer, a simplehuman Kitchen Steel Frame Dish Rack, and a 50% off sale at PUMA lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
2019-08-22, 19:39

Cboe Global Markets Transfers Common Stock Listing Exclusively to Cboe CHICAGO -- September 18, 2018 -- Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, successfully completed the transfer of the primary listing of its common stock to Cboe on Monday....
2019-05-21, 15:13

CBOE Holdings, Inc. Launches Tender Offers for Class A-1 and Class A-2 Common Stock CHICAGO, Oct 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE) today launched two concurrent tender offers for 6,648,570 shares of its class A-1 common stock and for 6,648,570 shares of its class A-2 common stock, each at a price of $22.50 per share. (Logo: http://p...
2019-05-22, 02:26

Cboe Global Markets to List its Common Stock Exclusively on Cboe CHICAGO -- August 2, 2018 -- Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced plans to transfer the primary listing of its common stock to Cboe BZX Equities Exchange (Cboe)....
2019-05-21, 15:13

150 business leaders call on Congress to take 'common-sense' action on guns The leaders of about 150 companies called on the U.S. Senate to pass gun-control legislation to combat the scourge of mass shootings and gun violence.       ...
2019-09-13, 01:52

CBOE Holdings Announces Final Results of Tender Offers for Class A-1 and Class A-2 Common Stock CHICAGO, Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE) today announced the final results of its two tender offers for shares of its class A-1 and class A-2 common stock. The tender offers expired at 5:00 p.m., New York City Time, on Tuesday, November 23, 2010. Based on ...
2019-05-22, 02:26

CBOE Holdings, Inc. Announces Increase in Price in Tender Offers for Class A-1 and Class A-2 Common Stock to $25.00 per Share CHICAGO, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE) today announced that it is increasing the price in each of its two concurrent tender offers for shares of its class A-1 and class A-2 common stock to $25.00 per share from $22.50 per share. Due to the increase in the...
2019-05-22, 02:26

UPDATE 5-Washington, Beijing lay ground for trade deal talks; China buys U.S. soybeans The United States on Thursday welcomed China's renewed purchases of U.S. farm goods while maintaining the threat of U.S. tariff hikes as the world's two largest economies prepared the ground for talks aimed at breaking the logjam in their trade war....
2019-09-12, 22:13

National Weather Service confirms “large and dangerous tornado” on the ground near Trotwood, Ohio TROTWOOD, Ohio (AP) — National Weather Service confirms “large and dangerous tornado” on the ground near Trotwood, Ohio. The post National Weather Service confirms “large and dangerous tornado” on the ground near Trotwood, Ohio appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-05-28, 09:13

Air Force to deploy ground-based lasers in first field test of ‘directed energy’ weapon On Friday, the Air Force announced a $23 million sole-source contract for two of Raytheon’s High Energy Laser Weapons Systems, through which the systems are to be tested for 12 months in an undisclosed “contested environment” outside the continental United States....
2019-08-03, 05:00

Shocking images show Australian cows being dragged to the ground by ropes and slaughtered in car park A government probe has been launched after distressing photos emerged allegedly showing cattle being pulled to the ground with ropes and slaughtered, without being stunned first....
2019-09-12, 11:00

Chris Kraft, whose work on the ground helped NASA launch humans into space, dies Chris Kraft developed NASA's Mission Control system and was a key figure in the Apollo program. NASA described his "legendary" work as critical to advancing crewed space flight....
2019-07-23, 17:26

Italy's ruling League tops EU vote as 5-Star loses ground: exit polls The far-right League emerged as Italy's largest party in Sunday's European parliamentary election, overtaking its coalition partner the 5-Star Movement, which lost a third of its voters in a year, exit polls said....
2019-05-26, 23:26

Check your freezer: Kroger recalls ground beef and ribeye due to potential health hazard Kroger recalled certain beef products due to a potential E. coli contamination on June 7. This bacteria can cause severe, life-threatening illnesses.       ...
2019-06-10, 21:52

Folkies flock to southwest Virginia for roots music, ground zero of country, bluegrass, Americana What was later segmented into country, bluegrass and Americana sounds was essentially created and fueled in a tiny Blue Ridge town.       ...
2019-08-12, 22:52

8Chan, Breeding Ground for White Supremacist Shooters Goes Dark; Founder Says Pull the Plug Permanently In a move that is deeply decent and sensical, a technology company has announced that it will no longer be complicit in white supremacist hatred by pulling the plug on services for 8chan, a website that has become the stomping grounds for mass murderers....
2019-08-06, 10:39

As Houthi forces withdraw from key Yemeni ports, UN monitoring chief welcomes 'first practical step on the ground' As Yemenis continue to finalize redeployment procedures in line with the UN-brokered Hudaydah Agreement, under which Government coalition and rebel leaders are to pull forces out of the key port city of Hudaydah, the Chair of the Redeployment Coordination Committee on Friday welcomed an offer by the...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Sydney stabbing suspect yelling 'Allahu akbar' pinned to ground by bystanders with milk crate Three British men are being hailed as heroes after confronting a knife-wielding man who killed one woman and wounded another in downtown Sydney before trying to attack others Tuesday while yelling "Allahu akbar," according to police and witnesses....
2019-08-13, 18:00

Watford refused permission to keep inflatable training ground dome up all year round despite Arsenal blessing Watford have been refused permission to keep an inflatable dome covering an artificial pitch at their training ground operational all year round - despite neighbours Arsenal being onboard with plans....
2019-06-11, 20:13

‘Ground-breaking innovation’ needed in cities, where battle for sustainable development will be won or lost, says UN agency chief If the battle to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is to be won or lost in cities, then they need to “achieve a lasting impact on communities and to ensure that no one is left behind,” the head of the UN agency dealing with sustainable urban development said on Wednesday....
2019-05-30, 00:13

Watford hoping to work with local council to resolve issue over inflatable training ground dome Watford are hoping to work with Hertsmere Borough Council to find a positive resolution after they were refused permission to use an inflatable dome at their training ground all year round....
2019-06-12, 18:26

Tour Championship: Xander Schauffele makes up ground to catch Justin Thomas, Brooks Koepka Xander Schauffele began the Tour Championship six shots off the lead; now he's tied for first with Justin Thomas and Brooks Koepka after one round.        ...
2019-08-23, 18:00

Fantasy Baseball: Latest H2H trade values chart shows Jose Ramirez losing ground in the top 200 It's taken a while, but Jose Ramirez is finally beginning to slide down the rankings. And it could speed up from here, says Scott White, who assigns a trade value to each of his top 200....
2019-05-22, 17:39

The Soviet MD-160 “Caspian Sea Monster” ground effect vehicle aquatic plane/boat [called an ekranopl The Soviet MD-160 “Caspian Sea Monster” ground effect vehicle aquatic plane/boat [called an ekranoplan in local parlance] is a little like the combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell that some small midwest towns have. It’s not particularly good at flying, as it stays just a few feet off the water with ...
2019-06-11, 07:39

Romelu Lukaku scores on Inter Milan debut: Former Man Utd striker hits the ground running in Serie A The last thing Manchester United fans needed this Bank Holiday weekend were any reminders of potential transfer blunders - so step forward Romelu Lukaku....
2019-08-27, 02:13

Police medic dragged to ground and kicked in head during attack at Free Tommy Robinson protest Police are hunting for suspects after a police medic was dragged to the ground and kicked in the head during a violent assault Free Tommy Robinson protest in central London....
2019-08-06, 20:13

Suspending major military exercises with South Korea was 'prudent,' and pundits 'simply do not know the ground truth,' the top US commander there says Associated Press The Pentagon said earlier this year that it would replace major exercises done with South Korea with smaller, more specific training. Despite pundits decrying this move, the top US commander on the peninsula said it was a prudent decision to support diplomatic efforts. Visit INSIDE...
2019-05-23, 23:26

‘Huge’ stakes, ‘daunting’ job to tackle gender-based violence, UNICEF chief tells ground-breaking conference One-in-three girls or women will experience physical or sexual violence in her lifetime, and “the risk multiplies” during a conflict or natural disaster, the Executive Director of UNICEF told delegates attending the first-ever “Ending Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) in Humanitarian Crises Co...
2019-05-25, 03:01

Amid Trump diplomacy, US intel official recently questioned North Korea's intent, emphasized 'ground truth' President Trump has called his historic handshake summit with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un “a great day for the world," but days before the meeting Sunday, a senior U.S. intelligence official assessed that Kim was not prepared to give up his stockpile of nuclear weapons, and that North Korea's military...
2019-07-02, 01:13

Didcot power station demolition: Dramatic footage of cooling towers being razed to the ground three years after workers killed on site This is the dramatic moment the remaining towers of disused Didcot power station came crashing down, three years after four workers were killed on the Oxfordshire site....
2019-08-18, 13:39

Didcot power station demolition video: Dramatic footage shows cooling towers being razed to ground three years after workers killed on site This is the dramatic moment the remaining towers of disused Didcot power station came crashing down, three years after four workers were killed on the Oxfordshire site....
2019-08-19, 13:26

Cable cut, sending cable cars crashing to the ground in Canada's Howe Sound The Sea to Sky Gondola, located in Squamish, British Columbia, wasn't in operation at the time of the incident, which occurred at approximately 4:30 a.m. No one was injured....
2019-08-11, 04:39

Florida 'stand your ground' shooter found guilty of manslaughter The Florida man who fatally shot Markeis McGlockton during a dispute over a handicapped parking spot was found guilty of manslaughter.        ...
2019-08-25, 04:26

Elderly Trump supporter pushed to ground during London anti-Trump protest Video taken during an anti-Trump protest in central London on Tuesday captured a group of men assaulting and knocking an elderly fan of President Trump to the ground....
2019-06-06, 02:26

Malaysia says it will not become a 'dumping ground' for rich Western nations Malaysia has vowed not to become a "dumping ground" for rich Western nations — as a minister pledged to return thousands of tonnes of plastic waste "smuggled" into the country....
2019-05-28, 13:26

E. coli ground beef outbreak 'appears to be over' after sickening 209 people in 10 states The CDC says the E. coli outbreak tied to ground beef that sickened 209 people in 10 states "appears to be over."       ...
2019-06-20, 22:52

'Insane, stabbing, burning pain': Ground zero workers still battling 9/11 health problems The headaches forced Joe McKay, now 52, to retire early from the New York City Fire Department. The New Jeresey resident fills the void with advocacy.        ...
2019-09-12, 04:13

Apple's ground game versus Google's long game As Android has failed to expand far beyond smartphones, Apple has fortified a device ecosystem around pillars of related operating systems. Google sees AI as its wrecking ball....
2019-06-17, 20:52

Florida 'stand your ground' trial begins for deadly dispute over handicapped parking spot The manslaughter trial for Michael Drejka, the man involved in a deadly dispute over a handicapped parking spot in Florida, was set to begin Monday.        ...
2019-08-19, 20:13

Helicopter crash pilot 'tried to land on the building to save people on the ground,' airport manager says The pilot who died in Monday's helicopter crash, Timothy McCormack, was a 15-year veteran of the skies and volunteer firefighter.        ...
2019-06-11, 15:26

Exit poll: German governing parties lose ground in EU election, big gains for Greens, small gains for far-right BERLIN (AP) — Exit poll: German governing parties lose ground in EU election, big gains for Greens, small gains for far-right. The post Exit poll: German governing parties lose ground in EU election, big gains for Greens, small gains for far-right appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-05-26, 19:39

343 NYC firefighters died on 9/11. Since then, 200 have died from Ground Zero-related illnesses Richard Driscoll died a day after fellow firefighter Kevin Nolan. They rushed to the World Trade Center on 9/11 and since suffered related illnesses.        ...
2019-07-19, 20:26

Real Madrid deny Mauricio Pochettino's claim that Tottenham's request to sleep at training ground was rejected Real Madrid have dismissed Mauricio Pochettino's claim that Tottenham's request to stay at their Valdebebas training complex for the Champions League Final was rejected as 'completely false'....
2019-05-24, 14:39

MIT breaks new ground in AI with ‘deep’ knitting, yes, knitting What’s the point of teaching a computer how to knit? MIT researchers found it goes beyond just some nice gloves and scarves, to a window into deep learning forms of artificial intelligence....
2019-08-06, 00:52

How to Find Out the Age of Your Plane While the safety of a plane depends more on how it’s maintained by the airline than its age, a plane’s age can play a pretty critical role in how comfortable you are while you’re on board. Older planes are going to be the ones that don’t have screens for in-flight entertainment, or the ones that hav...
2019-07-02, 02:00

How to Find a More Ethical Zoo It wasn’t that long ago when Harambe, a gorilla, was shot and killed after a three-year-old boy fell into his enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo—giving rise to a particularly dark meme in recent history. It’s incidents like these, and problems of overcrowding, that have called into question the general...
2019-06-20, 18:00

How to Find New Music You'll Actually Like Some people can dig up great music like magic, or have friends inside the industry who keep them updated. Others are perfectly content with their weekly Spotify Discover playlist. But if you need more ways to find music, here are some ideas, taken from Twitter users, my colleagues at Lifehacker’s pu...
2019-08-16, 19:13

How to Help Your Kid Find Their People My 6-year-old daughter has been complaining about a girl at school. She plays with her often, but lately, she has been frustrated with the way she cuts her off when she’s talking and dismisses her need for “space.” I’ve tried to give her tools to communicate her feelings, but the other night, as she...
2019-06-05, 17:26

Stephen King's new novel 'The Institute' mines familiar ground with psychic kids in duress Hardcore Stephen King fans will find a lot of familiarity in his new novel, "The Institute," which follows a bunch of kidnapped psychic kids in duress.        ...
2019-09-09, 23:13

There's a new national park. Find out where. Indiana Dunes National Park, a 15,000-acre area in northwestern Indiana, along the shore of Lake Michigan, is the country's newsest and 61st -- national park. It's one of 418 units in the US National Park Service....
2019-06-05, 22:13

Frugal Friends and How to Find Them Friendship has always called for some maintenance costs. But in a world where birthday parties for milestones might cost hundreds of dollars and pre-wedding festivities often come with a price tag, those hoping to stay frugal can have a hard time....
2019-08-18, 06:39

Find Out If You're Rich With This Quiz What does “being rich” mean to you? (In the financial sense, not the “rich with love” sense.) The New York Times has developed a quiz to help you determine whether your own definition of wealth means that you’re rich—and the results, as they say, may surprise you....
2019-08-01, 21:39

Do the tax law changes help or hurt you? A new calculator can help you find out TurboTax is releasing a new calculator that breaks down how the law affects what residents could pay in federal taxes in each state.        ...
2019-05-21, 17:26

Find the Best Spots for a Hike or Run Near You With This App Summer is a great time to head outside and explore the world around you. If you’re looking for a new spot to explore, AllTrails is an app that can help. The iOS and Android app offers a library of 75,000 hand-curated trail maps for walking, biking, and hiking, as well as information on whether than ...
2019-07-22, 01:52

How to Find Your Career Path Starting at a young age, most of us are questioned about what we want to be “when we grow up,” as if we should all have some singular career goal that we work towards our entire life. Unfortunately, it’s a little more complicated than that. And unlike previous generations, many people don’t take a j...
2019-07-15, 23:26

I Challenge You To Find A Better Ten-Year-Old Car Like most folks, I ignore most of the emails from dealerships. Most of them are just ads, but I probably get a few hundred of these a week, so it takes something special to catch my attention. Then Aston Martin of San Diego dropped something attention grabbing in my inbox and I can’t stop thinking a...
2019-08-23, 22:52

The art dealer who can't see: 'I always thought someone would find me out' Influential Berlin gallerist Johann König’s new memoir details how blindness taught him how to recognise good artWhen gallerist Johann König sold his first artwork at the tender age of 21, he had a secret he only reluctantly shared with his buyer. Severely sight-impaired as a result of a freak accid...
2019-06-21, 15:26

Here's Where You Can Still Find a Pristine Night Sky There has been a steady parade of meteor showers and shining planets looking to wow us in the nighttime sky this summer, but there’s one thing standing between us and a perfect show: light pollution. It can be hard (even practically impossible) to get out from under the bright lights of the city, bu...
2019-08-07, 19:39

CEOs Under 50 Are a Rare Find in the S&P 500 Chief executives in their 40s are unusual at big U.S. companies, with only around 6% under age 50 among most of the S&P 500, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis....
2019-05-22, 14:52

No, you won’t find a cheaper Windows 10 PC anywhere Microsoft sells a copy of Windows 10 Home for $139 and yet if you don’t mind getting a free new PC that you can carry around, it is worth looking at the Z83II, a $95 (yes $95) mini PC from popular Chinese retailer, Gearbest. Here are the best Windows 10 dealsThese are the best business PCChec...
2019-09-13, 12:26

We’re about to find out the truth about these Mets There comes a time during every season when a team has to stand its ground and prove whether it’s building something special or playing out another regular season that won’t lead to the playoffs. The Mets may be reaching that crossroads. A disastrous eighth inning Friday night at Citi Field helped t...
2019-06-08, 13:00

How to Find Out If Your Airbnb Is Legal In January, the city of New York filed a $21 million lawsuit against a ring of real estate brokers illegally renting out properties in the city to over 75,000 guests on Airbnb. In Barcelona, Spain, the government has shut down more than 2,000 listings and warned tourists to check the legality of the...
2019-07-05, 15:39

Find summer fun at US ski resorts Hiking, biking, horseback riding, outdoor concerts and other summer fun abound at these U.S. ski resorts.        ...
2019-06-06, 05:52

How to find the best deals on laptops Now is the best time to buy a laptop—even if you’re not a student. Here's what you need to know to find the best deals!       ...
2019-08-14, 02:26

We Tried 50 Facial Sunscreens to Find the Best City-friendly sun block that’s light and untacky has become an entire skin care category, but the selection is daunting. Here are the most palatable for every type of skin....
2019-07-18, 19:26

Find Out How Much You Pay For Cooking Gas This Month LPG cylinder price today: The price of non-subsidised LPG - or cooking gas - in Delhi was increased to Rs 737.50 per cylinder (14.2 kilograms) with effect from June 1, according to Indian Oil......
2019-06-03, 11:39

How to Find Opportunity in a Fragmented Europe EWI Head of Global Research Murray Gunn wraps up his recent 8-part series on the recent E.U. elections. Murray is based in London, where he has a ring-side seat for Europe's hot-button issues from a social-mood perspective....
2019-05-31, 23:13

How Does the World's First Porsche Drive? Let's Find Out The first car to carry Ferdinand Porsche’s family name, is “one of the most important objects on four wheels,” says Dan Neil. He takes it for a slow, creaky spin in Los Angeles....
2019-08-02, 21:39

The best 2-in-1 laptop in Australia: find the best convertible for your needs The world of portable computing has expanded rapidly in recent years, both in terms of popularity and viability. The growing 2-in-1 category offers up some of the best features of the notebook and the tablet in the one schmick package, but it can be hard to compare them when the category is so fresh...
2019-08-22, 08:52

Find Out If Apple Recalled Your MacBook Pro If you purchased a MacBook Pro at some point between 2015 and 2017, you should probably double check that it won’t spontaneously combust on you....
2019-06-21, 21:00

Via the BBC, find out how Apollo 11’s Eagle actually landed Enlarge (credit: NASA) With the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing fast approaching, there's a veritable deluge of programs, events, and media of various forms, all dedicated to recapturing an astonishing moment in humanity's collective history. All of these things face a serious challenge...
2019-06-23, 20:52

Ask Engadget: I'm a student trying to find my first job or internship The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we've known you to offer sage advice on everything from Chromecasts and cameras to drones and smartphones. In fac......
2019-08-17, 17:52

How to Find Out If Equifax Owes You Money If you were affected by Equifax’s massive data breach in 2017, you can finally request compensation. The Federal Trade Commission has announced a settlement with the credit bureau that includes $425 million for the 147 million people who had their data compromised....
2019-07-25, 00:00

Want to find happiness at work? It's not just about pay The majority of workers (35%) rank meaningfulness No. 1 in contribution to on-the-job happiness, according to the latest CNBC/SurveyMonkey poll.       ...
2019-07-16, 19:13

Where to Find The Cheapest Booze in Coach No one books a flight looking for a deal on alcoholic beverages. You buy a ticket because it’ll get you to the place you want to go for a price you’re willing to pay. Plus, no one expects free food and drink on a flight anymore unless you’re going to a far-flung destination or you’ve decided to pay ...
2019-07-18, 23:39

How to Find and Delete Your Old Email Addresses Old, unused email accounts put your security and privacy at risk. With a compromised account, someone can impersonate you, search for personal information, or try the same password on your other accounts. The more unmonitored (and forgotten) accounts you have out there, the more doors into your pers...
2019-06-08, 05:13

Rams RB Gurley on knee: 'we're going to find out' The Los Angeles Rams' primary ballcarrier said Tuesday he isn't certain how his arthritic knee will hold up over the long haul. An "arthritic component" in his knee became problematic in the playoffs last season, when the team attempted to manage his workload on the fly....
2019-07-10, 18:26

The 7 best deals you can find online this weekend This weekend, get incredible products like Sony headphones and nugget ice makers at some of their lowest prices.       ...
2019-06-22, 19:13

Can scientists find the formula for 'better aging?' New research studies aging cells to find out how they change, and how this leads to further health decline. Its findings may help promote 'better aging.'...
2019-07-31, 23:39

How to Find the Perfect Playground for Your Workout As a parent, I have a mental map of many of the playgrounds in my area. Which ones are closest, which ones are shadiest on a sunny day, which ones have equipment that’s best for younger kids. But it takes time to build up that kind of knowledge....
2019-06-21, 21:00

The No. 1 reason you can’t find time to ‘treat yo self’ Self-care appears to be a real double-edged sword. While many wish for more, new research found that 62 percent of Americans feel guilty for taking time for themselves. A new study of 2,000 people examined self-care habits and its preventers and found that four in five people wish they had more time...
2019-07-24, 01:13

The 8 best deals you can find online this weekend This weekend, you can score some amazing savings on top-tested products like Sony headphones and Apple Airpods.       ...
2019-06-29, 20:26

20 hidden gems you can find on Amazon for under $10 Amazon has literally everything you need, including some things you didn't know you needed for under $10 like jar grips, jewelry cleaners, and Body Glide.       ...
2019-07-24, 16:26

The right job can help you pay down your student loans. Here's how to find it Looking help on a student loan? About 8% of employers offer benefits addressing student debt, according to the Society for Human Resource Management.       ...
2019-08-14, 14:13

Is breast really best? I looked at all the data to find out Breast milk is said to make your child healthier and smarter, leading women who are unable to breastfeed to feel immense shame. But do all the claims about its benefits add up?When I was pregnant with my first child, I was committed to breastfeeding. I wanted to do what was best for my baby, and it ...
2019-06-20, 19:26

Now up to others to find Brexit solution: PM May's spokesman British Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said on Monday it was now up to others to break the country's deadlock over Brexit, declining to comment on the proposals made so far by those seeking to succeed her....
2019-05-28, 14:26

How to Find and Apply For Government Benefits When you’re down on your luck, it’s easy to assume that there’s no help—but there are a wide range of programs and benefits in the United States that can help get you back on your feet....
2019-07-08, 21:26

Trump: 'You'll find out' how U.S. will respond to Iran Asked how the United States will respond to Iran after Iran shot down an American drone, U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters, "You'll find out."...
2019-06-20, 20:13

Will NASA Find Life on Titan? JoAnna Wendel is a science cartoonist and writer in Washington, DC. She loves space, planets, rocks, and her cat, Pancake. You can find her work at joannawendelcomics.com and follow her on Twitter at @JoAnnaScience.Read more......
2019-06-29, 15:39

From the archives: Does dowsing really help you find water? The ancient practice of water divining is still used across the world to locate water sources. Forty years ago, we wondered whether it might actually work...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Fun find: rare game could fetch $10,000 (KRNV) Scott Amos was just doing his mom a favor, and it turned out to be some unbelievably good karma. Amos was cleaning out a few childhood boxes from 30 years ago in his parents’ Reno, Nevada attic, and came across his old Nintendo Entertainment System, complete with dozens of games. The ga...
2019-08-01, 22:26

How to Find Vitamins That Have Been Tested for Contaminants Supplements, including vitamins, aren’t subject to the same testing requirements as drugs. The FDA takes a hands-off approach, allowing companies to do their own quality control. And as a result, many supplements contain contaminants that aren’t on the label, or they may be missing some of their ing...
2019-05-23, 00:39

'When you find something you can relate to, that's a step forward' Cheyenne Woods was playing in an event at Wilshire Country Club in Los Angeles earlier this year when she was introduced to a family who had come to watch her. They had never played golf, or even seen the sport live, but Woods had captured their imaginations. "It was a black family who'd come out; a...
2019-05-21, 14:52

The 8 best deals you can find online this Saturday This weekend, you can score some amazing savings on top-tested products like Sony headphones and Apple Airpods.       ...
2019-06-30, 01:26

We still don't know how some animals find their way on huge migrations From ants to bees to birds, animals cross vast and often unknown territories to reach food and breeding grounds. A new book looks at their extraordinary wayfinding skills...
2019-05-21, 14:52

Different Dog Breeds Have Different Brains, Scientists Find As humans have gone, so have their canine companions. But a new study shows the subtle ways our long-lasting partnership has molded the noggins of our dogs. Different breeds have slightly different brains from one another, the study found—differences that seem to be linked not just to the shape and ...
2019-09-02, 23:00

Best Garmin watch 2019: how do you find the right one for you? You've probably heard of Garmin, which is why you've come to this list of the best Garmin watches. You might not know that for 30 years the brand has been making devices for the automotive, aviation and marine industries, but it's now getting notable success in fitness.There are loads...
2019-07-04, 15:26

Who Else Is Using DNA Tests to Find Lost Relatives? Your Dog Genetic testing helps owners find long-lost family members for their dogs, but canine reunions can bring some surprises. ‘We the people were way more excited than the dogs.’...
2019-07-08, 03:52

Many Adults Would Struggle to Find $400, the Fed Finds Household finances are improving in a strong job market, but just six in 10 adults still could cover a surprise expense without selling something or borrowing money....
2019-05-23, 19:00

All you need is maths? The man using equations to find love Mathematician Bobby Seagull has tried to use numbers to solve his romantic difficulties. Is he on to something?They say love is a numbers game. Bobby Seagull – the mathematician who rose to fame as a finalist on University Challenge in 2017 – took them literally.A few years ago, he sat down to try t...
2019-09-09, 16:26

Dolly Parton on Pigeon Forge stomping ground: Food is 'fried and deep-fried and refried' "If I had my way, I would just eat everything – every piece of fried chicken and every bowl of mashed potatoes I could find," Dolly Parton said.       ...
2019-07-04, 00:13

In Texas, Winemakers Find Room to Roam Forced to leave the North Fork of Long Island after a zoning dispute, Southold Farm and Cellar, a groundbreaking producer, has started anew in Hill Country....
2019-05-22, 22:52

Better from Biden but Democrats have yet to find 'the one' – which suits Trump Biden resisted an onslaught and landed some blows – but the debates leave Democrats with more questions than answersBarack Obama warned in April about the dangers of progressives creating a “circular firing squad”. Nine Democratic presidential candidates did form such a squad at the second Detroit d...
2019-08-01, 11:13