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#BoycottMillennials Trends As Twitter Roasts Nirmala Sitharaman Comment

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's comment linking millennials' preference for Uber and Ola cabs to the auto sector crisis triggered severe consternation on social media today, with users flooding....

#BoycottMillennials Trends As Twitter Roasts Nirmala Sitharaman Comment

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Can't Say How Funds From RBI Will Be Utilised: Nirmala Sitharaman A day after the Central Board of Reserve Bank of India decided to payout Rs 1.76 lakh crore from its reserve and surplus to the government of India, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said......
2019-08-28, 01:39

"Please Keep Them Coming": Nirmala Sitharaman On Feedback From Public Newly minted Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today tweeted to show her appreciation for the huge volume of feedback she has been receiving ahead of the full Union Budget presentation on July 5.......
2019-06-06, 12:13

When And Where To Watch Nirmala Sitharaman's First Budget Speech India Budget 2019: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's budget speech will begin around 11:00 am on July 5. The Budget speech will be closely watched by individuals, corporates, economist, taxpayers......
2019-06-13, 12:13

5 Top Quotes From Nirmala Sitharaman's First Budget Speech Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, presenting the annual budget statement to parliament, said the government planned structural reforms to kickstart foreign and domestic investment....
2019-07-05, 14:39

Nirmala Sitharaman On New Measures To Boost Economy: Highlights The government has announced a Rs 10,000-crore special window to provide last-mile funding for completion of ongoing housing projects which are not NPAs or facing bankruptcy proceedings under NCLT....
2019-09-14, 16:26

Higher Tax On Foreign Investors Withdrawn, Says Nirmala Sitharaman Giving in to the demands of overseas investors, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced rollback of enhanced surcharge on foreign portfolio investors levied in the Budget....
2019-08-23, 18:26

Not More Than 5,000 People In Super-Rich Category: Nirmala Sitharaman Ms Sitharaman said not more than 5,000 people are there in the super rich category in the country and the Union Budget 2019-20 has several measures to help start-ups....
2019-07-20, 17:39

Boon For IndiGo, SpiceJet And Co In Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration plans to make India a hub for financing aircraft purchases and leasing of planes, as the South Asian nation moves to support local carriers, which are......
2019-07-05, 17:39

Nirmala Sitharaman's Reply On Union Budget In Parliament The proceedings in the upper house of the parliament were adjourned today till 2 pm as members of the Congress raised the issue of political crisis in Karnataka. ...
2019-07-10, 13:00

Scrapping Article 370 Integrated J&K With Country: Nirmala Sitharaman BJP leader and Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Friday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah integrated Jammu and Kashmir with rest of India by scrapping......
2019-08-17, 05:26

Nirmala Sitharaman To Present Her First Budget On Friday, Here's What To Expect Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will announce her first budget on Friday, outlining the priorities of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his second term after a massive election victory. Nirmala......
2019-07-04, 16:39

Demonetisation Had No Effect On Indian Economy: Nirmala Sitharaman India still continues to be the fastest growing economy and demonetisation has had no effect on the Indian economy, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. The minister,......
2019-07-02, 16:26

Nirmala Sitharaman Discusses Budget Proposals With Top Officials Nirmala Sitharaman will present the first budget of the Modi 2.0 government on July 5 against the backdrop of India's economy hitting a five-year low growth of 6.8 per cent in 2018-19...
2019-06-19, 21:00

Nirmala Sitharaman Outlines Plan To Rein In "Tax Terrorism" Amidst concerns of rising harassment of corporates by tax officials and authorities, Finance Minister on Friday said that the government would take measures to curb such instances, including the......
2019-08-23, 18:26

Nirmala Sitharaman To Present 1st Budget Of PM Modi's New Government Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the first budget of the second term of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government. It will also be the first budget for Ms Sitharaman, India's first......
2019-07-05, 05:52

Nirmala Sitharaman To Present First Union Budget On July 5 The Union Budget for the current financial year will be presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on July 5, the government announced on Friday, hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi......
2019-05-31, 22:52

Nirmala Sitharaman's First Budget Today. Here's What To Expect: 10 Points Steps to drive the economy out of five-year low along with tax relief for middle classes may be on the cards as Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman delivers her first budget today, balancing growth......
2019-07-05, 05:52

Angel Tax Provisions For Start-Ups Removed: Nirmala Sitharaman In a major relief to entrepreneurs and startups, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced that the 'angel tax' provision will be withdrawn for startups and their investors....
2019-08-23, 18:26

Will Respond To Challenges Faced By All Sectors, Says Nirmala Sitharaman Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said that the government will respond to the challenges faced by all the sectors and all possible help will be extended to them....
2019-09-06, 20:26

With Finance, Nirmala Sitharaman Gets Big Vote of Confidence From PM Modi Nirmala Sitharaman's promotion is seen as the big news in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government. She will be India's new Finance Minister, which puts her in charge of perhaps the most......
2019-05-31, 13:13

"No Money Was Given To Any Bhai": Nirmala Sitharaman On Rafale Deal Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the offset contract of Rafale fighter jet deal will help train and skill youth in India, and no money was given to any ''bhai''....
2019-07-16, 04:39

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

Nirmala Sitharaman Announces Dedicated Television Channel For Start-ups The channel, which will broadcast programmes aimed at inspiring start-ups across the country, will be handled by start-ups themselves, the finance minister said...
2019-07-05, 09:39

What To Expect In Nirmala Sitharaman's Maiden Budget Today: 10 Points Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will shortly announce her first budget, in which she is expected to raise spending and cut taxes on business to shore up the economy after a five-year low. Nirmala......
2019-07-05, 06:52

Live: Sensex Reclaims 40,000 Ahead Of Nirmala Sitharaman's First Budget The S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 Indexes are set to open marginally higher as indicated by the Nifty futures traded on the Singapore Exchange ahead of the first full Budget of Prime Minister......
2019-07-05, 06:52

Bank Mergers Won't Lead To Job Losses, Nirmala Sitharaman Assures Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today calmed apprehensions of job loss following the merging of public sector banks, saying it would not lead to any. "I have very clearly underlined the fact......
2019-09-01, 16:39

Nirmala Sitharaman To Meet Agriculture Ministry Officials On Tuesday Under the scheme, interest subvention is provided to NABARD, regional rural banks, cooperative banks, public sector banks and scheduled private sector banks for providing short-term credit to farmers......
2019-06-11, 15:13

In Budget Speech, Nirmala Sitharaman Announces Creation Of 'Gandhipedia' Ms Sitharaman, who served as the defence minister in the first government led by PM Modi, presents her first budget at a time when India has lost its top spot as the world's fastest-growing major......
2019-07-05, 09:39

"An Inspiration": Anand Mahindra To Nirmala Sitharaman Ahead Of Budget Anand Mahindra took to Twitter to wish Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of her first Budget announcement as he hailed her an inspiration for girls around the country....
2019-07-05, 09:39

"Yakeen ho toh..." Nirmala Sitharaman's Urdu Poetry In Budget Speech India's GDP or gross domestic product growth slipped to 5.8 per cent in the March quarter - the slowest pace in 20 quarters. A primary focus in the Budget is widely expected to be on ways to boost......
2019-07-05, 09:39

Rs 10,000-Crore Push For Affordable Housing Projects: Nirmala Sitharaman Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday announced a special window of Rs 10,000 crore to boost affordable and middle-income housing. The move was announced as part of a third instalment of......
2019-09-14, 16:00

Tax For Wealthy, Focus On Poor In Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget: 10 Points Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman raised taxes for the super-rich and hiked duties on fuel, gold and automobile parts in her first Budget on Friday, in measures aimed at tackling a five-year low in......
2019-07-05, 21:13

Nirmala Sitharaman Proposes To Expand Swachh Bharat Mission Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday proposed to expand the Swachh Bharat mission to undertake sustainable solid waste management in every village of the country by harnessing the......
2019-07-05, 14:39

Bank Mergers Won't Lead To Job Loss, Nirmala Sitharaman Assures Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today calmed fear of job loss following the merging of public sector banks, saying it would not lead to any. "I have very clearly underlined the fact that......
2019-09-01, 15:00

Government Committed To Path Of Fiscal Consolidation: Nirmala Sitharaman Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Wednesday that the government is committed to the path of fiscal consolidation without compromising on public expenditure. The remarks from the Finance......
2019-07-10, 14:01

Nirmala Sitharaman Discusses Infra Capital Requirements With Stakeholders With an eye on creation of sustainable and stable opportunities, suggestions from the representatives of included containment of the rising cost of projects, rationalisation of levies and introduction......
2019-06-14, 11:01

Clear Sign Of Revival In Industrial Production: Nirmala Sitharaman Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the industrial production growth has clearly improved till the end of July compared to the last quarter of financial year 2018-19....
2019-09-14, 16:00

On Rahul Gandhi's "Stealing From RBI" Tweet, Nirmala Sitharaman's Retort Union minister Nirmala Sitharaman today hit out at critics of the Reserve Bank's unprecedented decision to transfer a record Rs. 1.76 lakh crore from its surplus and reserves. Questioning the......
2019-08-28, 01:13

Centre Not Imposing Hindi In Tamil Nadu: Nirmala Sitharaman Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said the Union government was not making any attempts to impose Hindi in Tamil Nadu and was trying to promote Tamil as well....
2019-07-20, 22:39

Nirmala Sitharaman Holds Pre-Budget Meeting With State Finance Ministers Nirmala Sitharaman had earlier reviewed the state of the economy and discussed various budget-related suggestions and proposals at a meeting with financial sector regulators....
2019-06-21, 14:26

Nirmala Sitharaman's "Combination Locks" Analogy Targets Delhi Government Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said that the Delhi government should work harmoniously with the BJP-led Central government and the municipal corporations for the development of......
2019-07-15, 00:26

Nirmala Sitharaman To Hold Press Briefing Amid Stimulus Expectations Several businessmen say the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government needs to take swift action on the economy, as the economic growth in January-March slid to a near five-year low of 5.8 per cent.......
2019-08-23, 14:52

Government To Closely Monitor Shadow Lending Sector: Nirmala Sitharaman India has over 10,000 registered NBFCs lending to millions of households who may not have credit worthiness to borrow directly from a commercial bank....
2019-07-06, 15:00

Nirmala Sitharaman Quotes Tamil Poem In Budget Speech, Thanks Taxpayers Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Friday quoted Tamil classic "Purananooru", and drew inspiration from it to assert that the NDA government was for judicious taxation ensuring that it does not hurt......
2019-07-06, 00:39

PM Reviews Economy With Nirmala Sitharaman Amid Slowdown Concerns: Report Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday comprehensively reviewed the state of the economy with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman as his government scrambled for solutions to tackle a fast-spreading......
2019-08-16, 12:26

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Announces Steps To Promote Exports Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday announced a slew of measures aimed at boosting exports, including simplification of GST rules to higher insurance cover to banks lending for exports.......
2019-09-14, 16:00

Bahi Khata, Not Briefcase. Nirmala Sitharaman Ends British-Era Tradition Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman did not pose with the iconic briefcase, like her predecessors. In a departure from tradition, she was seen holding a red folder enclosed with a string and......
2019-07-05, 06:52

Nirmala Sitharaman May Bridge Tax Revenue With Stake Sale In Public Firms Union Budget 2019 updates: The Union Budget 2019 is likely to cut taxes on business and raise spending in a bid to boost consumption and faltering economic growth. In January-March, annual growth......
2019-07-05, 06:52

Nirmala Sitharaman "Clueless", Steps To Lift Economy "Cosmetic": Congress The Congress on Saturday said that Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman was "clueless" in dealing with the economic slowdown, terming the latest steps announced by her to arrest the economic slowdown......
2019-09-14, 16:26

"Shattered Glass Ceiling": Mehbooba Mufti's Message To Nirmala Sitharaman After she was appointed as India's first full time woman finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman was today congratulated for her accomplishment by another prominent woman leader - former Jammu and......
2019-05-31, 22:52

Nirmala Sitharaman Meets President Kovind Ahead Of Budget Speech Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday called on President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan before presenting her first Union Budget....
2019-07-05, 08:39

Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget Proposes Creating A "Social Stock Exchange" Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced the setting up of a social stock exchange under the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) for listing of organisations which work for......
2019-07-05, 17:39

Team Modi's Big 4: Amit Shah Is Home Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman Finance Amit Shah, who led the BJP to a magnificent election victory, will be Home Minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government. Rajnath Singh, who was Home Minister in the previous government of......
2019-05-31, 10:13

"Weird Statements": Yashwant Sinha Slams Nirmala Sitharaman, Piyush Goyal Former BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Saturday questioned Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's claim that rise of Ola and Uber affected the automobile sector, asking why the sales of trucks should also......
2019-09-14, 23:26

Rail Infrastructure Requires Rs 50 Lakh Crore Till 2030: Nirmala Sitharaman "These along with other such initiatives such as Udaan scheme will improve India''s infrastructure, enable connectivity, and bridge the rural and urban divide," said Nirmala Sitharaman....
2019-07-05, 14:39

Budget 2019: Nirmala Sitharaman Second Woman To Present Union Budget Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today became only the second women in the history of independent India to present the Union Budget. Former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was the first and only women......
2019-07-05, 09:39

#SidhuQuitPolitics Trends On Twitter After Rahul Gandhi's Amethi Debacle Rahul Gandhi's day of reckoning in Amethi, losing the Uttar Pradesh seat that has been a family stronghold for four decades, has put another senior Congress leader in a spot....
2019-05-24, 17:13

Women's World Cup Twitter trends: Brazil's Marta most popular player Brazil's Marta edged U.S. stars Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe as the most popular player on Twitter during the group stage of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup....
2019-06-21, 22:00

‘Little Marco’ Trends on Twitter After Former Trump Nemesis Is All Smiles During the President’s Reelection Rally Let’s all think back to early 2016: Trump wasn’t president and Hillary Clinton was poised to become the first woman to call all the shots. Marco Rubio and then-regular-New-York-pain-in-the-ass Donald Trump were engaged in a full-on bitchy barb of insults....
2019-06-19, 21:26

Wildfires in Spain as heatwave roasts Europe - but 'worst still to come' Hundreds of firefighters have struggled to contain a major wildfire in northeastern Spain on a day that has seen temperatures continue to soar across most of Europe....
2019-06-28, 01:39

Tiger Woods roasts bettor who tried to capitalize on his Masters win Tiger Woods’ win at the 2019 Masters was inspiring. His follow-up at the PGA Championship, less so. And give him credit: he knew better. The same can’t be said for James Adducci, the bettor who won a modicum of infamy — and $1.275 million — placing $85,000 on Woods to win at Augusta. Add...
2019-05-25, 06:39

India Roasts In Heat Wave Above 49 Degrees: Foreign Media When the temperature topped 120 degrees (49 Celsius), residents of the northern Indian city of Churu stopped going outside while authorities started hosing down the baking streets with water....
2019-06-06, 12:13

Gabrielle Union Roasts Dwyane Wade, Capes for Klay Thompson Actress and bestselling author Gabrielle Union’s newly jobless husband was pretty good at basketball in his day. The former Miami Heat, Chicago Bulls and Cleveland Cavaliers player managed to rack up three NBA titles, 13 All-Star team slots, and an NBA Finals MVP among a grocery list of accomplishme...
2019-05-27, 22:39

Intense European heat wave roasts millions as all-time records tumble A blistering heat wave is expanding its scope across parts of Europe, with records falling in France and more likely to come, from the United Kingdom to Scandinavia....
2019-07-23, 23:39

Shamers keep coming for pregnant women’s coffee. Science roasts their reasoning One pregnant woman said she had her coffee thrown away by a customer. But a little caffeine is OK for moms-to-be. Doctors agree.        ...
2019-06-05, 01:39

‘Your Species Isn’t Known for Moving Quickly.’ Jon Stewart Roasts Mitch McConnell Over 9/11 Bill on The Late Show It’s clear that Jon Stewart cares deeply about taking care of the brave men and women who were the first to arrive at the site of the World Trade Center attack on September 11th. That’s why he went to Congress to try and convince them to fully fund the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, del...
2019-06-18, 16:39

Blake Griffin roasts ex-girlfriend Kendall Jenner's parent Caitlyn Jenner for giving daughters 'daddy issues' Blake Griffin recently participated in Comedy Central's roast of Alec Baldwin, but the NBA star also didn't hold back when it came to making a few jokes aimed at his ex-girlfriend, Kendall Jenner's, parent Caitlyn Jenner. ...
2019-09-11, 13:26

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s Twitter Account Has Been Hacked (SAN FRANCISCO) — Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has found his official account hacked and sending racist and vulgar tweets to his 4.2 million followers. The person tweeting from Dorsey’s account on Friday sent tweets such as “Hitler is innocent” and, using a vulgarity, asked “...
2019-08-30, 23:39

Twitter Says CEO Jack Dorsey's Twitter Account Was Hacked Several erratic tweets, including racist and anti-Semitic slurs, were posted from the account of Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey, a high-profile security misstep at the social-media company....
2019-08-31, 02:52

Top 10 IT trends of the last 20 years Two decades ago some people still used dial-up modems, and now the world is at our fingertips. Read on to get a sense of how much has changed in the IT office since 2000....
2019-08-12, 11:26

The Men's Trends You Might Actually Want to Wear in 2020 Sometimes we wonder: Is there something between slouchy street wear and sophisticated suiting when it comes to menswear? The range of ideas from runway shows in London, Milan, Florence and Paris would indicate a resounding yes....
2019-06-28, 17:52

VMA fashion trends you should not try at home If you want to go avant-garde with your fashion choices that is fine, but these styles should probably be saved for a costume party.        ...
2019-08-27, 20:26

Fashion trends from 2019 that are already on their way out Steve Madden We're more than halfway through 2019, and the world has already seen tons of new fashion trends. However, a bunch of these fads have already gone out of style. Tiny sunglasses, for example, have since been replaced by much bigger shades. Animal patterns like cow and zebra were also pop...
2019-07-16, 03:26

Top 11 storage trends of the last 20 years Stop and think about where we came from and where we're going in the data storage industry. These are the top 11 new mainstream movements in storage since 2000....
2019-08-12, 09:52

Twitter is changing Twitter.com to be more like mobile app     The new Twitter Web interface... In a blog post today, Twitter announced the rollout of a new version of the Twitter.com website that revamps the Web interface to bring it more in line with the design and fun...
2019-07-16, 01:52

These are the 8 top technology trends to watch in China This is a preview of 2019 Technology Trends Report in China from Business Insider Intelligence and EqualOcean. EqualOcean is offering this report for the first time in English through a partnership with Business Insider Intelligence. 5G wireless will be the No. 1 technology to watch in the coming y...
2019-05-21, 20:26

Modi surprises markets by naming Sitharaman as India's finance minister Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday surprised markets by naming Nirmala Sitharaman, formerly the country's defense minister, as the next finance minister at a time when Asia's third-largest economy is stuttering....
2019-05-31, 12:39

Instant View: Modi names Sitharaman as India's finance minister Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday named Nirmala Sitharaman, previously the country's defense minister, as the next finance minister, while the chief of his Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will become home minister....
2019-05-31, 12:39

The top takeaways — and trends — from New York Fashion Week In a week full of daring designs and much-welcome surprises, chic florals, eye-popping shades of green and cutting-edge glamour ruled the runways. The shows (almost) overshadowed the clothes Never have the venues been so creative and grand! Ralph Lauren threw a Gatsby-esque black-and-white ball on W...
2019-09-13, 07:39

AI uses Google Trends data to predict how many people will get the flu In a newly published paper, researchers describe an AI model that taps Google Trends data to improve the accuracy of flu prevalence forecasts.Read More...
2019-07-08, 19:26

The dynamite home-decor trends to know this summer Summer can be a season of fads and flings, but when it comes to home decor, this year’s go-to looks come with staying power. Think classic colors for your walls and accessories, low-maintenance materials (hello, indoor-outdoor living), and playful prints that can swing casual or high-brow. So whethe...
2019-06-13, 08:26

Why stressed workers need four-day weeks – not wellness trends Spiralling work pressures make us sick. A debate about shorter hours is the answer, not gong baths or ‘mindful minutes’The latest wellness trend to assail us? “Gong baths.” For those unfamiliar with the term, a gong bath aims to provide spiritual nourishment via long, calming notes played on a large...
2019-08-28, 20:26

Breaking down trends in hotly contested NL Central Who’s going to win the logjammed National League Central? Handicappers and bettors will get a chance to ponder that mystery Sunday when the Milwaukee Brewers close out a series at Wrigley Field against the Chicago Cubs (TBS, 2:20 p.m.). Those two and the St. Louis Cardinals have been joined at the h...
2019-08-04, 23:13

From mangos to inner goddesses: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekMangos ’Tis the season for delicious Alphonsos. With sea bass at Five Rivers, Walsall; filling a whole menu at London’s Jamavar. Continue reading......
2019-05-21, 19:39

These are the top five trends shaping the future of digital health BIIThe healthcare industry is in a state of disruption. Digital solutions are becoming a necessary part of the new global standard of care for patients and regulation is being fast-tracked to catch up to digital health innovation. These rapid changes will have ripple effects across the entire health...
2019-07-23, 13:13

Here are the trends that will shape the next generation of disruptive start-ups This year it is expected that artificial intelligence, 5G, digital health and fintech will be largely represented in CNBC's Disruptor 50 list of innovative private companies. These technologies are igniting paradigm shifts in our society....
2019-05-21, 15:13

These days, Apple is content to follow trends, not set them Watching this week's Apple event gave me a sense of deja vu. With every new feature the iPhone maker announced, I felt like shouting something along the lines of "The Simpsons already did it!" It felt as if everything Apple was doing was a riff on so......
2019-09-11, 23:26

From carnations to cat tatts: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekCounting lovers The late Gloria Vanderbilt’s antidote to sleepless nights. Beats sheep. Continue reading......
2019-07-12, 13:26

#TrumpNotWelcome trends in Germany after Trump says he'd like to visit 'soon' Merkel couldn't contain a surprised smile at Trump's announcement, but social media users weren't so gracious. The mayor of Trump's grandparents' hometown shrugged at the news....
2019-08-27, 01:26

16 fashion trends from the ‘90s that are back in 2019 From Dr. Martens boots to Levi's 501s, so many trends from the '90s are becoming the most popular fashion trends of 2019.        ...
2019-05-30, 20:52

6 Lush Flavour Trends For Food And Drinks Havent we all turned high-spirited foodies just because of the toothsome, irresistible and flavourful taste and aroma of our favourite food and drinks? Yes, we foodies use all our sensory organs to......
2019-05-28, 19:13

Pee in the pool: survey reveals disturbing trends (WDIV) A new survey finds 40 percent of adults admit they’ve gone to the bathroom in a swimming pool, but that’s not the worst information uncovered. Americans will soon head to the pool as Memorial Day weekend marks the start of summer swimming season, but the survey finds that many kno...
2019-05-21, 23:52

Mothercare sees 'improving UK trends' as losses leap Mothercare has reported a 20% leap in losses for its last financial year but says it is now starting to see "improving trends" in its core UK market as it continues attempts to transform the business....
2019-05-24, 09:52

Here's Each State's Favorite Pixar Film, According to Google Trends The release of Toy Story 4 is here, which means it’s time to debate that age-old question: which Pixar movie is the best? (It’s The Incredibles.) Interestingly, that answer might vary depending on what state you live in. Read more......
2019-06-23, 04:39

The DeanBeat: The real and the fake trends of gaming in 2019 Dean Takahashi analyzes the fake trends, like the resurgence of booth babes, and the real trends, like the growth of blockbusters, from E3 2019.Read More...
2019-06-21, 20:26

The hottest jewelry trends for summer — from amethysts to zen bracelets Amethyst: Purple reigns on de Grisogono’s knockout hoops set with chunky violet rocks. Beads: Grazia & Marica Vozza’s multi-colored necklace proves the allure of string theory. Choker: Get haute under the collar with Messika Paris’ sleek white-gold and diamond stunner. Deco: Etho Maria’s geometric e...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Colour flash: how to create this summer's makeup trends It’s all about bright shades and bold lines. Kay Montano, makeup artist to the stars, reveals how to get five striking looks, with model of the moment Adesuwa AighewiThe perfect base begins with a great, non-oily hydrator. Chanel’s Camellia Water Cream is light but incredibly effective. I used a mix...
2019-06-23, 17:00

The Top 10 Trends in Digital Media 2019 (AMZN, GOOGL, FB) Business Insider Intelligence2019 will be a year of opportunities and challenges in the world of digital media. The digital duopoly of Google and Facebook will face unprecedented regulatory scrutiny, as Amazon muscles its way into the digital ad space. Meanwhile, pay-TV companies will continue to st...
2019-05-29, 00:26

Natural cycles had little to do with 20th-century temperature trends Enlarge (credit: UpNorthMemories) Reconstructing crime scenes is more or less what most geoscientists do for a living. Sometimes the “whodunnit” revolves around a mass extinction event 66 million years ago, and sometimes it’s about an extreme weather pattern just last week. But as with a homicide ...
2019-05-22, 04:00

The digital trends disrupting the banking industry in 2019 Business Insider Intelligence is launching its brand new Banking coverage in early September. To obtain a free preview of our Banking Briefing, please click here. Banking Industry Overview The banking industry is in a much healthier place now than it was after the financial crisis of 2008. Total gl...
2019-09-02, 23:39

Women are wearing wigs to keep up with crazy hair trends For some women, slipping an extra pair of heels in their purse is the secret to a perfect day-to-night transition. But for Monique Robinson — a beauty blogger who has more than 16,000 followers on YouTube — it’s all about having a spare wig on hand. “I recently went to a friend’s wedding — it......
2019-09-14, 15:00

WHO urge nutrition interventions against worrying global trends In a new report, the World Health Organization argue that nations must prioritize nutrition interventions to fight global trends in obesity and hunger....
2019-09-12, 08:00

5 trends driving end of ownership and growth of subscription economy Changing customer preferences are leading to a new era defined by "the end of ownership." A new global study by The Harris Group shows that 57% of the people surveyed wish that they could own less stuff....
2019-07-22, 21:52

From vacuuming to circle bags: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekWhite, head-to-toe Leonard And Marianne, but also Samuel Ross of A-Cold-Wall. Alpha dressing goes serene. Continue reading......
2019-08-30, 17:39

From green to stamp collecting: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this week‘Skintellectuals’ Super-informed beauty shoppers who know their nicotinamide from their retinol. Continue reading......
2019-06-14, 13:13

Women's World Cup: How to watch USA vs. France, betting trends The United States takes on host country France in the quarterfinals of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Friday in Paris. Here is how to watch and the latest betting trends....
2019-06-28, 02:26

From signet rings to boilersuits: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekBaby bangs From Charlize Theron to Miley Cyrus, the mini fringe is having a moment. Continue reading......
2019-05-24, 14:52

Goth Designer Rick Owens Doesn't Follow Trends The glamour-meets-grunge creator, nominated for Menswear Designer of the Year at next week’s awards, sees the use of influencers as ‘kind of horrible and...kind of great.’...
2019-05-28, 18:52

Are you ready for the ultimate convergence of 4 major gaming trends? (VB Live) VB's Dean Takahashi and Treasure Data's Marc Cook talk about the four industry trends that are on a course to irrevocably impact the future of gaming. Read More...
2019-08-07, 19:39

Investigation Into 170 U.S. Stem Cell Clinics Finds Some Scary Trends Medical clinics that provide largely unregulated stem cell treatments are popping up all over the U.S. But a new study out Thursday suggests that these clinics aren’t all the same, and some might be more likely to give patients unsafe or useless treatments than others.Read more......
2019-08-02, 04:13

From Marc Jacobs to swim skirts: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekAnti-summer manis Opt for navys, blacks and maroons. Lucy Boynton and Margot Robbie are fans. Continue reading......
2019-08-17, 00:00

The top trends and technologies impacting consumer transit and the supply chain The transportation and logistics industry is in a time of rapid transition characterized by evolving shopping and transit trends. E-commerce is becoming the shopping channel of choice for consumers, putting pressure on logistics companies to process higher volumes of goods and ship them fast...
2019-07-19, 14:26

From cowboy print to square sausages: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekRave flyer graphics, circa 1994 As seen in the club scene in Beats. All hail the fractal. Continue reading......
2019-05-31, 17:26

#StopJuuling trends on TikTok to mock vaping health crisis Vaping teens are inundating a popular video app with posts mocking recent health warnings about e-cigarettes. Dozens of videos are trending on the app TikTok under the hashtag #StopJuuling, but not because teens are trying to get ahead of the health crisis involving the e-cigarettes, including the p...
2019-09-11, 03:13

UN highlights profound implication of population trends on sustainable development The United Nations is highlighting the important role that population trends play in promoting sustainable development, during the annual Commission on Population and Development, which began at UN Headquarters in New York on Monday....
2019-05-21, 15:39

From a Skittles mani to monotone hair: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekParty prosthetics“Queen of Halloween” Heidi Klum is going one up on Fiona from Shrek this year – prepping with a full-body scan. Facepaint suddenly feels low-key. Continue reading......
2019-09-13, 15:39

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

Chelsea flower show 2019: this year's top garden trends From embracing buttercups to candy-coloured planting, these are the highlights of this year’s showGreen was the dominant theme at Chelsea, literally and metaphorically. Main Avenue, home to the major show gardens, was awash with broad-leaved trees among a calming palette of green, pale yellow and wh...
2019-05-22, 12:52

5 New York Fashion Week Spring 2020 Trends You Can Shop Now We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
2019-09-13, 12:26

From vegan staycations to seaweed slip-ons: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekPlant-based staycations The UK’s first fully vegan hotel, Saorsa 1875, has opened in Scotland, with “open-fire cooking and wilderness”. Swoon. Continue reading......
2019-06-29, 00:00

From Frankenstein-print shirts to sunset orange: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekWhip-smart ’dos Alexander Wang’s spring 2020 show featured ‘bull whip’ ponytails and pigtails bound in leather. Crikey. Continue reading......
2019-07-05, 16:26

#BoycottTrump4thOfJuly Trends 1 Day Before Trump’s Yuuuge Plans to Hijack the National Holiday U.S. presidents traditionally have been hands-off when it comes to the Fourth of July so as to avoid politicizing commemorations of the nation’s birth. But not Donald Trump, whose decision to insert himself in Washington, D.C.’s annual celebration with a speech at the Lincoln Memorial and an elabora...
2019-07-04, 12:13

From moon-energised water to raffia sandals: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekPoetic polos Gucci has stitched a line from a William Wordsworth poem on to a shirt. The Romantics ftw. Continue reading......
2019-06-07, 21:52

Latest fintech industry trends, technologies and research from our ecosystem report This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Business Insider Intelligence In recent years, we've seen a ballooning of activity in fintech — an expansive ...
2019-06-08, 00:13

Summer’s hottest jewelry trends: Friendship bracelets to yellow gold Summer is the season of bold bijoux! From jewelry that conjures old sleepaway camp memories, to sleek statement pieces that are perfect for hot August nights, we’ve rounded up the five biggest bauble trends of the moment. World class Channel your inner globe-trotter with bright, woven accessor...
2019-08-05, 23:39

Baby name trends: move aside Craig and Gemma, it's time for Jaxon and Aria Report shows parents are in pursuit of ‘virtue in rarity’ and opt for distinctive names and alternative spellingsIt could be curtains for Craig. One of the most popular boys’ names of the postwar era is facing oblivion if current trends continue, as the speed with which parents tire of old names and...
2019-07-08, 02:39

A Brief History of Viral Summer Trends, Starring the Leopard Midi Skirt Just as every year one pop song becomes unavoidable, each summer one garment achieves a numbing ubiquity among women. Looking back at gladiator sandals, tiny sunglasses and more....
2019-07-11, 01:00

New York Fashion Week: Weirdest trends include crystal beards Run-of-the-mill purses and shoes don’t have a place among this season’s New York Fashion Week fixings. For the Spring 2020 presentations, designers have opted for the kinds of toppers and takealongs that will leave some scratching their heads. The creative forces behind Kate Spade presented a “City ...
2019-09-10, 03:13

From ‘Just married’ jackets to whiskey and french fries: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekClassy caddies The designer Matthew Williamson has teamed up with Newby Teas to create three eye‑catching tins. Who’s for a brew? Continue reading......
2019-08-23, 20:00

Indoor plant sales boom, reflecting urbanisation and design trends Millennials’ desire to nurture and care for something also contribute to riseIndoor plants sales are booming as a result of urbanisation, interior design trends and millennials’ desire to have something to nurture and care for.According to experts, the rise in sales of indoor plants and plant access...
2019-08-11, 21:52

Apple's new watchOS 6 — App Store on the Watch, Loudness warnings, and Fitness trends! Apple’s WWDC opening keynote is currently ongoing and the Cupertinians have already started revealing all the cool new software features we should be looking forward to. First up was watchOS 6 — we were introduced to a bunch of cool new things coming to the Apple Watch. Let’s recap:More watchfaces t...
2019-06-03, 23:13

[Report] Future of Life Insurance Industry: Insurtech & Trends in 2018 Life insurance is fundamentally hard to sell; it’s morbid to think about, promises no immediate rewards, and often requires a lengthy paper application with minimal guidance. Despite the popularity of personalized products in other areas of finance and fintech, life insurance largely remains u...
2019-07-04, 11:52

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2019: Score Deals on Fall Trends Now We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. OK,......
2019-07-17, 13:00

Google suspends Trends feature in New Zealand after naming murder accused Company backs down after criticism for breaching court order in Grace Millane caseGoogle has agreed to change how it publishes news in New Zealand after it was criticised for breaching a court order in a high-profile murder case.Google had refused to tighten publication standards after it sent an em...
2019-07-05, 11:26

Summer’s hottest beauty trends, from neon makeup to bouncy bobs From retro-inspired hairstyles to superbright neon eyeshadow, a look at the coolest, easiest beauty trends heating up the season. Beachy twists Margot Robbie’s thin, face-framing braids at the Cannes Film Festival photo call for “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” pay homage to her character in the movi...
2019-06-17, 21:52

From giant toilet rolls to Twin Peaks skateboards: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekYo-yo polos Rapper Swae Lee is the latest convert to the reverse dressing trend, wearing a back-to-front polo shirt to the CFDA Fashion Awards. Continue reading......
2019-06-21, 13:26

Changing consumer trends have contributed to Kraft Heinz's troubles, retail analyst says "The challenge for Kraft Heinz goes well beyond" the company "to what's going on with food producers ... we think the environment is just awful," Wolfe Research analyst Scott Mushkin says....
2019-05-21, 15:13

Uttar Pradesh Results Live Updates: Counting Begins, Trends To Emerge Soon UP Lok Sabha Election Results 2019 Live Updates: Uttar Pradesh results will play a crucial role in deciding who will form the government at the centre as the state sends the greatest number of......
2019-05-23, 05:26

From delivery to eco-friendly packaging and tons of recalls: A look at 2018's food trends Food recalls, green packaging and fast-food delivery were big industry news this past year, according to experts.        ...
2019-05-21, 17:26

Olive Garden calls out fake claims they support Trump after boycott trends Olive Garden, the Italian American chain restaurant, was forced to defend itself against potential customer boycotts after a Twitter user claimed the company was funding President Trump's 2020 reelection campaign....
2019-08-26, 23:26

Latest trends in medical monitoring devices and wearable health technology (FIT, AAPL, OMRNY, PHG) This is a preview of Wearables in US Healthcare research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more healthcare coverage with Digital Health Pro. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing digital health news and analysis to your inbox. Wearable fitne...
2019-08-16, 12:52

We Analyzed How the “Great Replacement” and Far Right Ideas Spread Online. The Trends Reveal Deep Concerns. “We are being replaced,” the Belgian politician Dries van Langenhove repeatedly posted on social media this Spring. Despite his use of words echoing the rhetoric found in two recent terrorist manifestos, his far-right party Vlaams Belang (“Flemish Interest”) made historic gai...
2019-07-18, 13:26

Comment of the Day: Scooch Over Edition I can’t really explain why, but for some reason the idea of someone being miserable in the rear center seat of a $220,000-plus Bentley Flying Spur just cracks me up....
2019-06-12, 05:52

Comment Of The Day: Whipped Edition Our automobiles no longer need tall chrome masts to receive and intercept radio signals for our audio enjoyment. For one thing, terrestrial radio is a dying media, and for another technology has marched on to provide similar signals with hidden or dramatically reduced antennae....
2019-09-06, 17:13

Comment of the Day: We Have a Better Name for the Tesla Truck Today we saw a moment of innovation, the likes of which had not been seen since some BMW engineers chopped up an M3 into a pickup, or maybe since people in the ‘70s put Rolls-Royce grilles on their Volkswagen Bugs. We got a Tesla pickup truck! There was only one problem: the name....
2019-06-19, 00:26

Comment Of The Day: Where To Get Your Kicks Edition Today we got to read about what it’s like to run Route 66 in 2019. In a Corvette, because why not. A few commenters chimed in with some interesting footnotes, too....
2019-08-10, 02:26

Comment of the Day: Sitrep Edition It’s fun to sometimes imagine yourself in someone else’s shoes. Sometimes you just want to pretend to be, I don’t know, a nice guy who brought home a free Jeep Grand Wagoneer. And maybe you have it because you just love Jeeps so much. Like so, so much....
2019-06-21, 02:26

New Twitter Still Has Old Twitter's Problems This week, Twitter unveiled a redesigned version of its website, greeting desktop users with a new appearance and added features including dedicated pages for bookmarks and exploring topics....
2019-07-20, 11:13

Telehealth industry defined: the services, systems, benefits & trends of a growing digital health segment This is a preview of The Digital Health Ecosystem research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Digital Health industry research reports. As digital transformation continues permeating the healthcare industry, telehealth is gaining momen...
2019-08-12, 18:52

Comment of the Day: Kidney Transplant Edition Sometimes the comments on this website are interesting, sometimes they are insightful, and sometimes they just make me snort. In a good way. This would be an example of the latter....
2019-06-08, 05:13

Comment of the Day: Automatic Blinkers; Yay or Nay Edition Cars are too expensive in 2019 because they’re too nice. And for that same reason, there seem to be fewer reasons to upgrade to a brand new car now than ever. That was all discussed earlier today, but one comment spurned an interesting debate on the merits of modern systems. Specifically, automatic ...
2019-07-03, 05:26

Comment Of The Day: Queen's English Edition Earlier this afternoon we learned that McLaren has launched a recall campaign for your rare and exciting Senna hypercar. The lightweight track-focused monster has an issue where it can wear a hole in the wiring harness. Damage to the car may occur as a consequence of the worn wiring harness. McLaren...
2019-09-12, 11:52

Comment Of The Day: Figment Of Your Imagination Edition Quit your job. Fix an old Land Rover. Prove you’re alive. If you don’t claim your humanity you will become a statistic. You have been warned....
2019-09-13, 03:52

Harbaugh: Comment about Meyer not 'bombshell' Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh defending his comment saying that controversy follows" former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer, adding that what he said was hardly "a bombshell."...
2019-07-19, 17:26

Comment Of The Day: Three Doors Good Edition Any time the Hyundai Veloster comes up, there are takes and opinions about its unusual door situation. Is the one-and-two door design practical and convenient, or an affront to your aesthetic sensibilities?...
2019-08-13, 08:00

Comment of the Day: Old German Cars Will Ruin You Today my boss Patrick George wrote about the disaster that was owning his 1984 BMW 733i in New York City. In the story, he suggested that we come up with a name for aesthetically nice used cars full of “secret problems,” and one reader proposed a great answer....
2019-05-22, 04:00

Comment Of The Day: Camo T-Shirt Edition Where I live in Northern Nevada, camouflage apparel is practically de rigueur. The local sporting goods and hunt/fish stores double as clothing stores around here. But that’s not what I want to wear. I—along with a few commenters—want a different kind of camouflage....
2019-08-29, 15:13

Comment Of The Day: Dilution Of Meaning Edition When Porsche announced this morning that it had broken a new Nurburgring lap time record with the all electric Taycan, I was intrigued. Which record could that be? No way it’s faster than the NIO, so it can’t be the fastest production EV. No way it’s faster than Lynk & Co.’s crazy quasi-race-car...
2019-08-27, 11:13

Comment of the Day: Automation Is Wage Reduction Automation gets glorified in some circles and vilified in others, but really it’s just another management move like all the others. Which is why Jack Shaftoe’s comment on today’s The Morning Shift needs to be highlighted:...
2019-06-20, 03:52

Comment Of The Day: Engine Swap Edition A Corvette makes for a great sports car. The formula is as old as the day is long, a big engine in a lightweight performance chassis. You know what makes an even better sports car? Big engine in an even-lighter-weight performance chassis. That’s why an LS-swapped Miata is so damn good....
2019-08-28, 03:52

Comment Of The Day: Hybrid Helper Edition It’s about damn time Lamborghini made a V12-powered hypercar with an electrically assisted hybrid powertrain. Obviously it’s impossible to compete on outright power these days without electric propulsion, so it’s awesome that the Sián is finally here with a 34-horsepower hybrid boost. Obviously the ...
2019-09-04, 18:39

Comment Of The Day: When Cars Cost Even More Than You Think Edition Today the intrepid Aaron Brown shared the epiphany that budget racing is expensive, and we realized that this sport costs a ton of money before you even get to the starting line....
2019-09-11, 03:39

Haney gets SiriusXM ban for LPGA comment Swing coach Hank Haney was suspended from the SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio channel after saying on his show that a Korean would probably win the U.S. Women's Open....
2019-05-31, 03:39

Comment Of The Day: Making Tracks Edition Earlier today Patrick asked all of you what kind of car you would steal if humanity and civilization as we know it simply collapsed one day. Our entire lives are built on a fragile paper mache foundation and it’s a very real possibility that everything could go pear shaped in a moment. Anyway, don’t...
2019-09-07, 05:52

Comment Of The Day: The People's Ferrari Edition Series production. These words are so important when it comes to the new drop-top front-engine V12 Ferrari. In the recent past, Ferrari has been quick to put an artificial cap on the number of such beasts it would produce, but that is now changed. The new 812 GTS will be made in unlimited numbers, s...
2019-09-10, 06:52

Comment Of The Day: Roll For Track Bar Adjustment Edition Earlier today Alanis gave us all a breakdown of how the NASCAR playoffs will operate. Points, championships, races, stages, players; it’s all been broken down into a relatively easy to digest packet of information. Even those of us who don’t regularly follow the series can somewhat figure it out now...
2019-09-14, 05:13

Official apologizes for comment about driving while blonde A suburban Kansas City school board president has apologized for equating treatment of blondes to racist treatment of black people during a conversation about racial diversity....
2019-05-21, 20:26

Comment Of The Day: One Letter Makes A Difference Edition From the beginning Faraday Future sounded a bit too good to be true. The FFZero1 concept had me salivating at the prospect of a proper electric sports car. The “production” FF91 was ugly but fast and functional. It was very convincing, what with the CES rollout and lots of media coverage. For the la...
2019-09-05, 12:52

"Hamza Bin Laden Was Very Threatening To US, Can't Comment More": Trump Al Qaeda's Hamza bin Laden was very threatening to the US, President Donald Trump said on Thursday as he refrained from making any comment on news reports about the death of Osama bin Laden's son....
2019-08-02, 06:39

Comment Of The Day: When It Pays To Befriend A Car Salesman Edition Today we talked about the potential benefits of being a repeat customer at a car dealership, but a few commenters brought up a good point to add to that....
2019-08-03, 04:13

UP Minister's Controversial Comment On "Nature Of Rape" An Uttar Pradesh minister today questioned the authenticity of some rape cases saying there is a "nature" of each rape. A video clip of the minister's controversial comment was shared on social media......
2019-06-10, 02:39

Comment Of The Day: When Is Diesel Actually A Good Deal Edition It’s easy to get wrapped up in excitement over the fact that half-ton diesel trucks are a thing now. At least, I know myself and David Tracy here are feeling it. But if you’re really thinking about plunking down the cash to buy one, it pays to do some math first....
2019-08-21, 11:26

The Painful Roots of Trump’s ‘Go Back’ Comment Mr. Trump’s instruction for four congresswomen to “go back” to their countries was a cutting reminder for those who have heard different versions of the slur before....
2019-07-16, 11:39

Comment of the Day: It's Hard Not to Drive a Lot When America's This Spread Out In The Morning Shift today, my brilliant coworker Aaron Gordon wrote about a report from the Department of Transportation stating that Americans drove 43 percent more miles in April of 2019 than they did during the same month 25 years prior. Even though vehicles are cleaner now, driving isn’t great ...
2019-06-22, 04:26

Man Arrested For "Abusive" Comment Against Chhattisgarh Chief Minister A 34-year-old man was arrested for allegedly posting an "abusive" comment against Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Bhupesh Baghel on social media, police said Wednesday....
2019-06-12, 20:52

Kim Darroch resigns as UK ambassador to US after leaked Trump comment Resignation letter says ‘situation is making it impossible for me to carry out my role as I would like’Politics latest news - liveSir Kim Darroch, the UK ambassador to Washington who has been at the centre of a diplomatic row over leaked cables criticising Donald Trump, has resigned his post, the Fo...
2019-07-10, 13:39

Kyrgios considered for 'major offense' for 'corrupt' comment The ATP is considering whether to punish Nick Kyrgios for a "major offense" after he called the men's tennis tour "corrupt" because it fined him more than $100,000 for his behavior during a match last month....
2019-08-29, 18:39

Democrat wants FCC to open T-Mobile, Sprint settlement for comment U.S. Representative David Cicilline urged Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Thursday to give the public the chance to comment on a draft order that would grant agency approval to the $26 billion merger of T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp....
2019-08-16, 17:13

S&P 500 hits 3,000 as Powell's comment lifts rate cut hopes The benchmark S&P 500 breached the 3,000 points mark for the first time on Wednesday, as hopes of an interest rate cut later this month were lifted by Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell's comment that the central bank would "act as appropriate" to sustain record U.S. growth....
2019-07-10, 16:26

UPS says it tracks shipments of prohibited substances after Trump comment United Parcel Service Inc said on Friday it has been keeping a tab on shipments of prohibited substances by working with governments, in a response to U.S. President Donald Trump's call to package delivery companies to refuse deliveries of synthetic opioid fentanyl from China....
2019-08-23, 20:00

Democrats throw hands up in disgust over Trump’s comment “Atrocious.” “Unbelievable.” “Wildly ridiculous.” “Unpatriotic.” House Democrats left a Thursday caucus meeting aghast at President Donald Trump’s comments that he’d consider accepting election assistance from a foreign government. But even that statement wasn’t enough to move a majority of Democra...
2019-06-13, 19:26

Senators remark on Donald Trump comment on foreign help Senators are reacting to President Donald Trump's assertion that he would be open to accepting a foreign power's help in his 2020 campaign. (June 13)        ...
2019-06-13, 23:13

Trump refuses to comment on reports of death of bin Laden's son President Trump refused to comment on reports of the death of Hamza bin Laden, son of the slain Al Qaeda leader responsible for the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Usama bin Laden....
2019-07-31, 22:26

‘Regrets is not what I do’: Pelosi defends her comment about four House women The House speaker said she was not sorry about comments she made this weekend that Democrats say were dismissive of four liberal freshmen and their border bill vote....
2019-07-10, 19:39

Brett Gardner mistakenly ejected for another Yankees’ comment TORONTO — They got the wrong man. Aaron Judge’s night off Friday got cut short when Yankees elder Brett Gardner found himself thrown out of his team’s game against the Blue Jays in the top of the fourth inning at Rogers Centre, with the Yankees trailing, 3-0. Gardner grew so enraged by the news that...
2019-08-10, 13:39

Michigan candidate stuns forum with racial comment A city council candidate shocked a public forum when she said she wants to keep the town a white community "as much as possible." Jean Cramer made the comment in response to a question about diversity in Marysville, a city northeast of Detroit. (Aug. 23)        ...
2019-08-24, 09:00

Philadelphia mayor raises eyebrows with Trump comment Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, echoing President Trump’s weekend tweets aimed at four Democratic congresswomen, said Tuesday that the president would “have to go to hell” if he ever went back where he came from....
2019-07-17, 08:00

Instagram will start sending you a warning if you leave a mean comment Adam Mosseri, the head of Instagram, said the company is willing to "make decisions that mean people use Instagram less if it keeps people more safe."...
2019-07-08, 21:13

Pelosi's Trump 'in prison' comment no issue for Dem Rep. Cicilline Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., is defending House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., after comments that she wanted to see President Trump in prison rather than impeached....
2019-06-09, 20:39

'I was kidding, being sarcastic': Trump defends comment that he is 'the chosen one' President Trump tweeted in defense of his comment that he is 'the chosen one' during a Wednesday press conference while discussing the trade arrangements with China....
2019-08-24, 20:52

Pragya Thakur, Controversy Magnet, Gets Away With Godse Comment Even as Pragya Singh Thakur blundered into yet another controversy, she appears to have been let off lightly by the ruling BJP for her outrageous comments describing Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram......
2019-07-22, 15:13

Biden dismisses calls to apologize after segregationist comment Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden on Wednesday refused calls to apologize for his comments about segregationist senators, saying “there’s not a racist bone in my body.” Biden made the statement to reporters outside of a fundraiser in Rockville, Maryland, a suburb of Washing...
2019-06-20, 05:39

Israeli president shocked by German skullcap comment BERLIN (AP) — Israel’s president says he’s shocked by a German official’s comment that he wouldn’t advise Jews to wear skullcaps in parts of the country, which is drawing mixed reactions at home. Felix Klein, the government’s anti-Semitism commissioner, was quoted Satur...
2019-05-26, 13:26

Trump and Putin comment on fake news in Osaka Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump were heard on camera discussing "fake news" before their talks at the G-20 summit in Osaka on Friday. (June 28)        ...
2019-06-28, 23:39

Ben Sasse, Funded by ICE Contractor, Does Not Comment on Trump Endorsement Sen. Ben Sasse, a Republican from Nebraska who is running for reelection, reportedly had nothing to say on Wednesday about his recent endorsement from Donald Trump....
2019-09-12, 09:26

Comment of the Day: If You're Going to Spend Money on Anything, Make It Tires Edition Our dear David Tracy is off on another adventure, kind of, having acquired yet another a $500 Jeep he’ll probably end up driving for years. But the point of this post is to talk priorities....
2019-07-13, 05:01

Factbox: U.S. retailers comment on latest tariff escalation Several U.S. retailers, footwear companies and business groups have warned that the long-drawn Sino-U.S. trade war would jack up consumer prices and trigger job losses....
2019-08-29, 21:39

Hamilton "conflicted" over comment about Wolff as future F1 boss Lewis Hamilton says he now feels "conflicted" over his comments suggesting former team bosses should not run Formula 1, as he now believes Toto Wolff would be an ideal candidate...
2019-06-27, 23:00

Beyond Meat stock drops 25 percent after analyst’s comment Beyond Meat lost some of its sizzle after a Wall Street analyst said the veggie-burger maker’s surging stock price has finally gotten ahead of itself. The company’s shares — which as of Monday had surged 572 percent since their May 2 debut on the Nasdaq — lost 25 percent Tuesday, to close at $126.04...
2019-06-12, 01:39

Activists blast Rio gov comment about slum missile strike A human rights official and community activists are criticizing the governor of Rio de Janeiro state for saying that a missile could be sent to "blow up" drug traffickers in a local slum....
2019-06-16, 07:52

'Hell awaits you': Court to rule on Folau's homophobic comment Israel Folau says court proceedings against Rugby Australia are underway after his playing contract was terminated following homophobic comments on social media....
2019-08-01, 13:39

Haney suspended from SiriusXM show for women’s golf comment NEW YORK (AP) — Swing coach Hank Haney has been suspended from the SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio channel because of saying on his show that a Korean would probably win the U.S. Women’s Open and that he couldn’t name six players on the LPGA Tour. He then said he would go with “Lee” ...
2019-05-31, 03:39

Haney suspended from SiriusXM show for women's golf comment Swing coach Hank Haney has been suspended from the SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio channel because of saying on his show that a Korean would probably win the U.S. Women's Open and that he couldn't name six players on the LPGA Tour....
2019-05-31, 18:39

Japan finmin: No comment on Trump's new tariff plan on Mexico Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso on Friday declined to comment on U.S. President Donald Trump's remark that the United States would impose new tariffs on all imports from Mexico unless illegal immigration from the country was stopped....
2019-05-31, 05:13

Lost in translation: Has a comment on pigs cost UBS a bond deal? A UBS economist made an innocuous comment about swine flu in China, and five days later a belief among Chinese speakers that he used a racist term has led to him being suspended, UBS apologizing and it disappearing from a key Chinese bond mandate. Now what?...
2019-06-17, 18:00

House Freedom Caucus condemns Amash over impeachment comment The House Freedom Caucus on Monday night formally condemned one of its founding members for declaring that President Trump committed impeachable offenses, but stopped short of kicking Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) out of the hard-line conservative group.Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio, the top Republican on t...
2019-05-21, 18:13

"Reckless, Irresponsible": Afghanistan Snubs Pakistan Comment On Kashmir Linking the situation in Kashmir with the ongoing peace efforts in Afghanistan is "reckless, unwarranted and irresponsible", a top Afghan diplomat has said, slamming her Pakistani counterpart....
2019-08-19, 21:26

Meghan McCain: Pete Buttigieg's socialism comment was 'just ridiculous' During Tuesday's Democratic presidential debate, South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg claimed Republicans will try to paint they party's nominee as a radical socialist even if they have a moderate track record. This drew the ire of "The View" co-host Meghan McCain who called his comments absurd. ...
2019-07-31, 23:00

Trump hits back after Pelosi's cover up comment President Donald Trump hit back shortly after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused him of obstruction, saying he won't negotiate with Democrats on policy while their inquiries continue. (May 22)        ...
2019-05-22, 20:52

"Can Buy Anyone": Ghulam Nabi Azad Stirs Row With Comment On Ajit Doval Visuals of National Security Adviser Ajit Doval chatting with Kashmiris in Shopian and sharing a meal with them on the streets were a set-up, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad alleged today, provoking......
2019-08-08, 13:52

North Korea calls Bolton ‘war monger’ over missile comment North Korea has called U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton a “war monger” and “defective human product” after he called a series of short-range missile tests by the North earlier this month as a violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions...
2019-05-27, 06:01

North Korea calls Bolton 'war monger' over missile comment North Korea has called U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton a "war monger" and "defective human product" after he called the North's recent tests of short-range missile a violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions....
2019-05-27, 06:13

Shashi Tharoor Gets Stay On Arrest Over "Hindu Pakistan" Comment The Calcutta High Court has stayed an arrest warrant issued against Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for a remark made in Kerala last year regarding the formation of a "Hindu Pakistan". The warrant has been......
2019-08-22, 14:52

On PM Modi's "Word 'Cow' Shocks Many" Comment, Asaduddin Owaisi's Retort Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comment on some people "getting a shock" at the mention of words like "Om" or "cow" provoked a retort from Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Tuesday....
2019-09-11, 15:26

UK's Johnson declines to comment on plan to facilitate a no-deal Brexit Boris Johnson, favorite to be the next British prime minister, on Wednesday refused to say whether he would seek to shut Parliament to facilitate a no-deal Brexit but agreed such a plan could be convenient for him....
2019-07-18, 08:39

UN Security Council Chief Refuses To Comment On Pak Letter On Article 370 UN Security Council or UNSC President Joanna Wronecka on Thursday refused to comment on Pakistan's letter to the world body regarding abrogation of Article 370 by India that granted a special status......
2019-08-09, 06:52

Iran Slams US After Donald Trump Nuclear Weapons Comment Iran hit out at the United States on Monday for "causing tensions" after President Donald Trump said his government was not seeking regime change and that he would welcome talks with Tehran....
2019-05-28, 02:39

Trump opens up on reported 'nasty' comment about Meghan Markle President Trump clarified sat down with Piers Morgan for ITV's "Good Morning Britain" and clarified controversial comments he made last week where he reportedly called Meghan Markle "nasty."...
2019-06-05, 03:39

"All Options On Table": US Defence Chief On Trump's Afghan War Comment New US Defense Secretary Mark Esper picked his way through a political minefield in his first public meeting with the media Wednesday, skirting anything that could irritate his irascible boss......
2019-08-29, 13:39

Cory Booker: Joe Biden’s ‘boy’ comment ‘hurtful’ to African Americans Sen. Cory Booker acknowledged that he and Joe Biden had a “constructive conversation” but said his fellow Democratic presidential hopeful’s use of the racially pejorative term “boy” in describing his ability to work with segregationist senators in the past was “hu...
2019-06-24, 10:13

Boris Johnson faces growing pressure to comment on row with partner Tory frontrunner’s silence over issue threatens to derail campaign to become PMBoris Johnson is under pressure from a Conservative cabinet minister to explain why police were called to his home after a row with his partner as the issue threatens to derail his campaign to become prime minister.Liam F...
2019-06-23, 13:26

European Commission declines comment on tanker seized in Gibraltar The European Union's executive declined on Thursday to comment on the tanker detained in Gibraltar, saying that it had no information on the case and that implementing the bloc's sanctions was a matter for the member states....
2019-07-04, 13:26

Boston host Kacie McDonnell apologizes for ‘guinea tee’ comment A light-heart segment about a fan eating mayonnaise straight out of the jar has led to a Boston host apologizing. The NESN segment, titled “The Social Stretch,” showed a fan eating at a Memphis Redbirds game and spilling some of the condiment on his shirt. While live on air on Monday night, McDonnel...
2019-06-19, 21:13

House Republicans try to spin Trump's foreign dirt comment Amid blistering bipartisan criticism of President Donald Trump’s willingness to accept dirt on his 2020 rivals from foreign adversaries, House Republicans decided Thursday that they had found the real culprit: Democrats.The top Republican in the House, California Rep. Kevin McCarthy, repeatedly refu...
2019-06-13, 22:13

North Korea calls Bolton 'warmonger' after comment on missile tests North Korea called John Bolton a "warmonger" Monday after the White House national security adviser said the recent ballistic missile tests by the regime had "no doubt" violated United Nations resolutions....
2019-05-27, 20:52

Instagram’s anti-bullying feature warns users if they’re about to post a mean comment Adam Mosseri, the head of Facebook-owned Instagram, said the company is willing to make decisions that keep its users safe from online bullying, even if it leads to decreased usage. “We will make decisions that mean people use Instagram less if it keeps people more safe,” Mosseri told Time in an art...
2019-07-09, 03:39

Asaduddin Owaisi Slams Union Minister For Terrorism In Hyderabad Comment Hitting out at Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy for his reported comment that Hyderabad has become a safe zone for terrorists, AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi Saturday said such remarks will......
2019-06-01, 21:13

Amazon condemns Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for 'starvation wages' comment Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez criticized Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos for being a billionaire while his company pays its warehouse workers "starvation wages." Amazon says Ocasio-Cortez is "just wrong."...
2019-06-18, 01:52

Swiss bank UBS loses bond role in China after economist's pig comment One of China's biggest state-run infrastructure companies has decided to exclude UBS from a bond deal. A senior economist at the Swiss bank sparked a furor in China after he used the phrase "Chinese pig."...
2019-06-17, 13:39

UBS loses role in bond deal for Chinese firm on outcry over pig comment UBS has lost a lead role on a U.S. dollar bond deal for state-backed China Railway Construction Corp, just days after a Chinese outcry over a senior UBS economist's use of "pig" in connection with Chinese food price inflation....
2019-06-17, 10:39

"President Doesn't Make Things Up": Trump's Advisor On Kashmir Comment US President Donald Trump "does not make up things", a top presidential advisor said on Tuesday when asked about a question on his stunning claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked him to......
2019-07-24, 04:00

Sanders campaign co-chair says Biden 'regretted' Obama assassination comment The co-chair of Bernie Sanders’ election campaign dodged a question on Sunday about former Vice President Joe Biden’s recent gaffes while on the stump by praising him for his long career as an elected official -- but saying that voters deciding among the 2020 Democrats don’t want the “status quo” an...
2019-08-25, 21:13

Beto argues Trump's foreign intel comment is grounds for impeachment Beto O’Rourke became the latest Democratic presidential candidate to support the idea of impeaching President Trump – arguing that the president’s comments earlier in the week that he’d be open to accepting foreign intelligence on his 2020 rivals is reason enough to see him ousted from office....
2019-06-16, 20:52

Michelle Obama refused to comment on Biden's apology following segregationist comments Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP Michelle Obama on Saturday would not comment on a recent clash on race between presidential hopefuls Sen. Kamala Harris and Joe Biden. She also held off on endorsing any candidate in the crowded Democratic field. Following backlash over his comments on segregationist...
2019-07-08, 03:26

Haney suspended from SiriusXM show for women's golf comment Hank Haney suspended from SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio channel for comments that a Korean would win US Women's Open        ...
2019-05-31, 02:39

Trump says he didn't talk to Prince Harry about 'nasty' Meghan comment US President Donald Trump told ITV's "Good Morning Britain" in an interview aired Wednesday that he spoke with Prince Harry during his visit to Buckingham Palace on Monday, but not about his comments on Meghan, Duchess of Sussex....
2019-06-05, 15:13

Oregon state senator faces hearing on 'heavily armed' comment An Oregon state senator who was among Republican lawmakers who fled the Capitol last month to scuttle a vote on a bill to fight climate change faces a conduct hearing over remarks tinged with threats of violence about any efforts to force the senators to return....
2019-07-06, 06:39

President Trump Denies Meghan Markle ‘Nasty’ Comment Despite Recording Amid a growing online outcry, President Donald Trump responded to claims he called Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, “nasty” by tweeting that it was “made up by the Fake News Media” on Sunday. I never called Meghan Markle “nasty.” Made up by the Fake News M...
2019-06-02, 18:39

CNN host faces criticism after strange comment about armed rape survivor CNN host Chris Cuomo seemed to raise eyebrows on Twitter Wednesday when he tweeted an enigmatic comment about one of the National Rifle Association's (NRA) promotional videos....
2019-05-29, 22:39

EA Received A Guinness World Record For Most Downvoted Comment In Reddit History Back in 2017, EA was dealing with the mess that was Star Wars Battlefront II and its hated loot boxes. During that time an unknown community manager used the official EA Community Team Reddit account to respond to a complaint about unlocking characters. Over 600k downvotes and two years later, EA’s ...
2019-09-08, 00:52

UPDATE 1-Bombardier declines comment on Swiss train deal profitability Bombardier delivered three double-decker trains to Switzerland this month for a total of 15, it said on Wednesday, but declined to comment after the Swiss rail boss said the company was losing money on the overdue contract....
2019-05-29, 15:00

N.L. cabinet minister resigns over ‘race card’ comment about Innu Nation Environment Minister Perry Trimper apologized to the Innu of Labrador on Thursday after the group released an audio recording in which Trimper is heard saying the Innu are prone to "playing the race card."...
2019-09-13, 20:26

"Internal Matter": India Rebuffs China's Comment On Ladakh Move India on Tuesday firmly rejected China's opposition to its move to create a separate Union Territory of Ladakh, calling it an internal matter of the country....
2019-08-06, 17:00

Molly Qerim waiting for one thing after ‘inappropriate’ LaVar Ball comment Molly Qerim is still waiting on an apology from LaVar Ball. Addressing the comment made by the Big Baller Brand patriarch during his appearance on “First Take” on Monday, in which he told Qerim she could “switch gears with me any day,” the ESPN co-host said she has yet to hea...
2019-06-19, 16:26

China and India account for most internet users: 2019 internet trends report The much anticipated annual internet statistics and trends report from Mary Meeker is here. The noted venture capitalist published her 333-slide Internet Trends report Tuesday ahead of a presentation at Recode’s Code Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona. Meeker, the Bond Capital founder and former Klei...
2019-06-12, 13:00

Vaping, juice cleanses, fitness trackers: Some 'healthy' trends are riskier than you think These recent fads are widely believed to be healthy — or at least a healthier alternative to risky behavior. Many experts tell a different story.        ...
2019-07-05, 03:01

U.S. markets regulator seeks public comment on expanding private offerings framework The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday invited the public to comment on whether it should expand its private offering framework, a move to consider boosting the number of investors in private companies, the agency said....
2019-06-18, 20:26

Japan says no comment on International Court of Justice plan in South Korea dispute Japan's government is considering various steps to resolve the dispute with South Korea over wartime forced laborers, but will not comment on whether it would go to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), a government spokesman said on Friday....
2019-07-19, 05:39

Wall Street extends fall as Trump's comment amplifies trade fears Wall Street's main indexes added to losses on Friday after President Donald Trump said he was not going to make a deal with China for now, exacerbating fears that the U.S.-China trade stand-off would aggravate the global economic slowdown....
2019-08-09, 18:26

Sarah Hyland's Response to Wells Adams' Flexibility Comment Will Make You Blush Sarah Hyland showed off her flexibility in a new Instagram post on Wednesday. The Modern Family star shared a snapshot of herself stretching it out and doing the splits. The 28-year-old......
2019-08-28, 22:26

White House declines comment on North Korea purge, keeps focus on denuclearization White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders declined to comment on Friday on reports that North Korea has executed its nuclear envoy in a purge of officials who steered negotiations for the failed summit between Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump....
2019-05-31, 17:13

Brody Jenner Leaves Flirty Comment on Ex Kaitlynn's Vacation Pic With Miley Cyrus Who said exes can't be friends? It's been exactly a week since Brody Jenner and Kaitlynn Carter announced that they were parting ways after a year of marriage. Since then,......
2019-08-10, 06:13

North Korea Calls Trump Security Aide ''War Maniac'' Over Missile Comment North Korea slammed US National Security Advisor John Bolton on Monday, calling him a "war maniac" who should be banished, just as President Donald Trump offered a positive outlook on relations with......
2019-05-27, 14:52

President Trump refuses to comment on Reports of the death of Osama Bin Laden’s son After reports that Osama Bin Laden’s son was killed, President Trump is refusing to comment. Veuer’s Nick Cardona has that story.        ...
2019-08-01, 15:52

Lindsey Graham calls Trump’s 2020 foreign dirt comment a ‘mistake’ Sen. Lindsey Graham on Thursday rebuked President Trump’s assertion that he’d welcome dirt about his political foes from foreign governments — the first GOP lawmaker to criticize the commander-in-chief over the stunning comments. “I think it’s a mistake. I think it’s a mistake of law. I don’t want t...
2019-06-13, 19:39

GMA's Lara Spencer Apologizes for "Insensitive Comment" About Prince George Taking Ballet Lara Spencer took to Instagram on Friday to apologize for an "insensitive comment" she made about Prince George taking ballet classes on Good Morning America. "My sincere......
2019-08-24, 00:26

Rush Limbaugh: Pelosi's reported 'prison' comment a sign she's in 'big trouble' with her own party House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is in big trouble with her own party, and her reported comment about wanting to see President Trump in prison proves it, according to Rush Limbaugh....
2019-06-07, 01:39

Houston Texans' DeAndre Hopkins had this to say about late team owner's 'inmates' comment Houston Texans star DeAndre Hopkins opened up about the remarks the team’s late owner made during the height of the national anthem kneeling controversy that swept the league in 2017....
2019-09-05, 21:52

Liam Hemsworth Breaks His Silence With Heartbreaking Comment After Split From Miley Cyrus This is a wrecking ball to the heart. While out in Byron Bay, Australia Monday morning, Liam Hemsworth--with his older brother Chris Hemsworth--was approached by The Daily Mail Australia......
2019-08-12, 16:39

THE DIGITAL HEALTH ECOSYSTEM: An in-depth examination of the players and tech trends reshaping the future of healthcare (AAPL, IBM, ANTM, GOOGL, MSFT, AMZN, PFE, GE, MCK, TMUS, WMT, WBA, MRK, CVS) Business Insider IntelligenceThis is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. Current subscribers can read the report here. Until now, healthcare was the only remaining industry that had yet to feel the rapid impact of digitizat...
2019-06-01, 22:39

Jesse Watters: Pelosi 'throwing the left a bone' with reported comment she wants to see Trump in 'prison' House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reportedly said she wants to see President Trump behind bars -- but is she telling the truth or just talking tough to appease her party?...
2019-06-07, 02:01

Black NHL star told to 'stick to basketball' in 'racially motivated' social media comment San Jose Sharks star Evander Kane claims he was subjected to what he called a “racially motivated” comment after he was told on Instagram to “stick to basketball.”...
2019-08-29, 18:39

Lisa Vanderpump Apologizes for "Poor Choice of Words" After Transphobic Comment About Erika Jayne Lisa Vanderpump is publicly apologizing for some comments she made on Tuesday night's episode of Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Some background: Vanderpump Dogs executive director......
2019-05-23, 03:13

CNN, MSNBC spent 72 percent of primetime on Trump’s comment that he would 'want to hear' dirt on rivals: study President Trump provided liberal news outlets with a new reason to go after him when he answered a hypothetical question during an interview with ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos that went public Wednesday. ...
2019-06-14, 17:39

CFDA Awards Host June Ambrose Acknowledges "Screw Up" After Kate Spade Comment June Ambrose sparked some controversy on Monday night at the 2019 CFDA Awards. Ambrose hosted the red carpet show, which was live-streamed online, before the star-studded event at the......
2019-06-04, 06:39

CNN's Chris Cuomo blasts McConnell over Supreme Court comment, tries to encourage viewers to vote him out CNN anchor Chris Cuomo closed his show on Tuesday night slamming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-KY, over his SCOTUS remarks, comparing him to a "fever rash" and suggested to his viewers he should be voted out of office. ...
2019-05-30, 01:39

Kudlow sidesteps comment on report that Trump could delay, block tariff on Chinese goods White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow demurred on Friday when asked if U.S. President Donald Trump would delay or stop the imposition of tariffs on $300 billion worth of Chinese goods if China took some positive actions....
2019-08-02, 18:39

Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott unhappy with Jerry Jones' 'Zeke who?' comment, agent says Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott was apparently unhappy about owner Jerry Jones’ joke after the team’s preseason game against the Los Angeles Rams last weekend, his agent said Monday....
2019-08-20, 17:52

LaVar Ball makes awkward ‘switching gears’ comment to ESPN’s Molly Qerim LaVar Ball’s painful track record with female hosts grow. While appearing on “First Take” to discuss son Lonzo being sent to the New Orleans Pelicans as part of the Anthony Davis deal, Ball prompted an awkward moment with an inappropriate comment toward the show’s co-host Molly Qerim. St...
2019-06-17, 20:13

USTR to accept public comment period before raising tariffs on $250 billion in Chinese imports The U.S. Trade Representative's office on Friday said it would hold a public comment period before raising tariffs on $250 billion in Chinese imports on Oct. 1 from 25% to 30% after China announced what the U.S. considers "unjustified tariffs."...
2019-08-24, 00:52

Comment: The accusations go back years – so why has the opera world rallied round Plácido Domingo? Opera houses might have turned a blind eye to sexually predatory behaviour in the past, but no-one should be above the lawNearly 30 years ago, a famous soprano told me privately that Plácido Domingo was “a bit of a groper”. She herself had been the object of the tenor’s unwanted sexual attentions du...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Penn professor under fire after suggesting US better off with 'fewer nonwhites', defenders say comment lacks context A University of Pennsylvania professor is facing calls to fire a professor over the comments that she made at a conservative conference last weekend, insinuating that the U.S would be better off with “more whites and fewer nonwhites.”...
2019-07-19, 20:39

‘Open Season on Our Elections.’ 2020 Democrats Criticized Trump’s Foreign Interference Comment Democratic presidential candidates harshly criticized President Donald Trump’s remarks that he wouldn’t necessarily call the FBI if offered information from a foreign government about them. “President Trump is once again welcoming foreign interference in our elections,” tweet...
2019-06-13, 18:39

Democratic Senators Urge FCC to Delay T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Vote, Seek Public Comment In July, the Department of Justice cleared T-Mobile’s planned takeover of Sprint, paving the way for the nation’s third and fourth largest wireless carriers to merge into a titan to rival AT&T and Verizon. Sixteen states are suing to block the merger, and now some congressional Democrats are lob...
2019-08-18, 02:39

Iran state news agency says Revolutionary Guard shoots down US drone; US military declines to immediately comment TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran state news agency says Revolutionary Guard shoots down US drone; US military declines to immediately comment. The post Iran state news agency says Revolutionary Guard shoots down US drone; US military declines to immediately comment appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-06-20, 05:39

Jim Harbaugh doesn't backtrack, says Urban Meyer comment wasn't anything new Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh was asked about his Urban Meyer criticism. And he didn't shy away from the barb he tossed at the ex-Ohio State coach.       ...
2019-07-19, 17:39

Angels say they can't comment on Tyler Skaggs family's allegation of employee involvement Angels general manager Billy Eppler says club is cooperating with a Texas police investigation into Tyler Skaggs' death and can't comment on case.       ...
2019-08-31, 18:39

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer still hopeful of 'one or two' deals but declines to comment on Harry Maguire Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects Manchester United to complete "one or two" deals before next week's transfer deadline after agreeing a fee with Leicester for England centre-back Harry Maguire....
2019-08-02, 23:13

Bekah Martinez defends saying 'having a baby sucks.' Candid comment riles shamers The "Bachelor" contestant found herself having to walk back a comment about how crappy parenting can be sometimes.        ...
2019-06-10, 02:39

Hailey Bieber Claps Back at Tool Frontman Maynard Keenan Over His ''Hurtful'' Justin Bieber Comment Hailey Bieber is sticking up for her man, one hater at a time. Last week, Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan couldn't help but respond to the news that Justin Bieber was a fan of his......
2019-07-16, 04:26

ESPN condemns LaVar Ball for 'completely inappropriate' comment made to Molly Qerim Rose LaVar Ball was condemned by ESPN for the "completely inappropriate" comment he made to "First Take" host Molly Qerim Rose on the show on Monday.       ...
2019-06-18, 18:00

North Korea calls John Bolton ‘war monger’ and 'defective human product' over missile comment Bolton told reporters in Tokyo on Saturday that there was “no doubt” that North Korea’s recent launches violated U.N. resolutions,        ...
2019-05-27, 18:13

Lowe's executive faces heat for 'hispanic, small hands' comment A Lowe's executive is facing criticism over comments about some tools being more appropriate for Hispanic customers.       ...
2019-08-28, 18:52

ATP considers punishing Nick Kyrgios for 'major offense' for 'corrupt' comment The ATP is considering whether to punish Nick Kyrgios for a "major offense" after he called the tour "corrupt" because it fined him $100,000.       ...
2019-08-28, 22:00

No, it’s not just you: Twitter is down Yet another social network has experienced a major outage, following similar problems experienced in recent days by Facebook and Instagram. This time it’s Twitter, which apparently went down Thursday afternoon such that many users aren’t able to access either the mobile or web versions o...
2019-07-11, 23:13

How to Tweet Via SMS Rather Than Using Twitter's App Late last night news broke that Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey’s Twitter account had been compromised. Friday evening his account tweeted roughly a dozen racist and offensive tweets over a 20-minute span. The reason? Hackers were able to gain access to his account through SIM hacking....
2019-09-01, 07:39

|Twitter,Facebookstocksfallonshootingregulations Twitter is on track for its biggest one-day drop since February and Facebook's plunge from this year's high accelerated as investors weighed the prospect of government oversight following the shootings over the weekend....
2019-08-05, 22:13

‘It’s fun,’ says Ken Cuccinelli of Twitter Tweeting pictures of dogs isn’t something top Trump aides typically do, but after meeting K-9 Agent Bingo on the southern border, acting U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Director Ken Cuccinelli couldn’t resist....
2019-09-07, 00:52

Sorry @realDonaldTrump, but @BarackObama is Twitter's top cat He’s not a big Twitter guy and hasn’t even clicked the “tweet” button in 7 days, but when compared to the “tweeter-in-chief,” former President Barack Obama is the social media platform’s king, not President Trump....
2019-07-17, 14:52

Resistance Dog Twitter Is Getting Seriously Out of Hand Zerlina Maxwell, the director of progressive programming at SiriusXM and a political analyst for MSNBC, has been talking about actress Susan Sarandon’s dog for an entire day now....
2019-08-22, 14:13

Just When I Thought Twitter Did Something Good Like approximately 126 million other people, I willingly plunge my brain into the sewer that is Twitter every morning, expecting varying levels of awfulness until I surface around 6 or 7 pm from a platform that’s unwilling or unable to improve its user experience in any meaningful way. Call it an oc...
2019-07-18, 00:00

Men on Twitter are still very, very mad about Captain Marvel When Marvel released an extended scene from Captain Marvel last week, the studio likely had no idea they were giving misogynists a weird new hill to die on. What should’ve been nothing more than a delightful bonus for fans quickly morphed into a lightning rod for a bunch of hypocritical men, who wer...
2019-05-28, 18:13

LG may have just trolled Huawei and its US ban on Twitter Huawei has been having a pretty tough time lately and, while fanboys of certain brands may be enjoying the situation, very few people are laughing about it due to the serious consequences that could arise later on. If the situation continues unchanged, this week could potentially mark the beginning ...
2019-05-23, 19:26

How to Write a Professional Twitter Bio Should your Twitter account reflect your personal life, or your professional expertise? Arguably, the answer is “both”—but it isn’t always easy to figure out how to balance the two identities....
2019-06-18, 22:00

Twitter will let you pin your favorite lists in its app The lists feature hasn't received a ton of love from Twitter over the years outside of Tweetdeck, but lists can be extremely useful for organizing accounts by interest or to quickly see the latest tweets from your closest friends. Last month, though,......
2019-07-10, 23:26

O.J. Simpson joins Twitter: ‘This should be a lot of fun.’ "I got a little getting even to do," a grinning Simpson said in a video uploaded Friday — 25 years to the week after being accused of double murder in a case that transformed popular notions of celebrity, justice and race....
2019-06-16, 11:26

O.J. Simpson joins Twitter: 'This should be a lot of fun.’ "I got a little getting even to do," a grinning Simpson said in a video uploaded Friday — 25 years to the week after being accused of double murder in a case that transformed popular notions of celebrity, justice and race....
2019-06-16, 01:26

OJ Simpson on Twitter: ‘I got a little gettin’ even to do.’ LOS ANGELES (AP) — O.J. Simpson has launched a Twitter account with a video post in which the former football star says he’s got a “little gettin’ even to do.” Simpson confirmed the new account to The Associated Press on Saturday. Simpson said in a phone interview it will be ...
2019-06-15, 22:26

Facebook and Twitter are growing into the mainstream The row over a fake Nancy Pelosi video shows platforms are no longer disruptors, but incumbents, gatekeepers and publishersIn the first three months of 2019, Facebook removed about 2bn fake accounts from its servers. This is roughly equivalent to all the legitimate accounts the company has on its pl...
2019-06-02, 22:52

Twitter starts testing DM searches It didn't take long for Twitter to make direct message searches a practical reality after teasing them -- though you'll need a little luck to give them a try. The social network has begun testing a DM search bar in its iOS app and the web. It'll on......
2019-08-15, 00:52

Twitter may let you snooze its push notifications Twitter is testing a new feature that will mute all the app's push notifications for a certain period of time. The experimental feature was first discovered by Jane Manchun Wong, who found it by looking at the code underneath the social network's And......
2019-08-07, 09:13

Twitter Is Ratting You Out to the People You Unfollowed If you unfollow someone on Twitter right now, Twitter might send them a notification. Thanks to the bug, which has been active for over a week now, user X might get a “Y followed you” notification when Y actually unfollowed X. Twitter has told multiple news outlets that it’s working on a fix. In the...
2019-06-20, 18:00

AOC sued by former assemblyman after blocking him on Twitter He clapped back — with a lawsuit. Former Assemblyman Dov Hikind sued Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Tuesday for blocking him on Twitter. Hikind claims in a lawsuit filed in Brooklyn federal court that the freshman congresswoman prevented him from viewing her account because of “opinions he e...
2019-07-10, 03:39

Twitter is finally working on search for DMs Twitter isn't just launching a deluge of tests -- it just announced that a few sought-after features in the pipeline. Most notably, it's developing a long-overdue search for direct messages. Although there aren't many specifics at this point, it's......
2019-08-14, 05:52

Good luck sliding into anyone's Twitter DMs right now Facebook isn't the only internet behemoth suffering from serious downtime. As of mid-day on July 3rd, Twitter is experiencing "some issues" with direct message delivery and notifications. We've asked Twitter if it can clarify what happened, but you......
2019-07-03, 21:39

Google just revealed the Pixel 4 on Twitter Well, this is a new one. Google has decided to beat smartphone leakers at their own game by showing off the Pixel 4's back and camera on its own @madebygoogle Twitter account. The image shows a square-ish camera module, presumably one that will hold......
2019-06-12, 21:26

Twitter’s trying really hard to make itself a news app New experiments at Twitter show it’s trying to further establish itself as the go-to news app for its users around the world. Today, the company announced its testing a way for you to follow specific interests, such as sports teams and celebrities. Once you choose these topics, Twitter’s machine lea...
2019-08-14, 10:00

Sort Your Twitter Feed by Gothness Personally I love Twitter’s algorithmic timeline, but I know this makes me a cretin and a shill. The web toy Other Orders will take your timeline and re-sort it to your liking. You can get a chronological-order timeline; you can sort everyone’s tweets by the most likes or retweets, just to see the p...
2019-09-11, 22:13

Twitter Was Down for an Hour and Users Were #Devastated (SAN FRANCISCO) — “Miss us?” Twitter tweeted from its official account as the Great Twitter Outage wound down. We did, apparently. For nearly an hour Thursday, the site we use to keep up with everything and nothing appeared inaccessible for people around the world, regardless of ce...
2019-07-11, 23:39

Enjoy the silence: Twitter was down and we were free I loved Twitter. I loved everything about it. It's where I met new friends. It's how I got most of my jobs. Like a new relationship, everything was sunshine, rainbows and the occasional fail whales. Hell, I even loved that damn whale. Then it got ugl......
2019-07-12, 00:39

How to make Twitter’s new design suck less 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. It’s been less than a month since Twitter refreshed its design, promising to make the platform faster, more intuitive, and easier to personalize. Unfortunately, p...
2019-08-02, 19:13

How to Clean Up and Archive Your Twitter Account I used to save my data on services forever—in case I ever needed to take a trip down memory lane—but I’ve recently found lots of relief and joy in purging my Twitter account of old tweets....
2019-07-22, 18:26

ProBeat: YouTube is no better than Facebook or Twitter YouTube is not a social network, but when it comes to its rules and recommendation algorithms, the Google company is just like Facebook and Twitter.Read More...
2019-06-07, 19:39

Twitter says it may have used user data for ads without permission Twitter Inc said on Tuesday that it may have used data for personalized ads without a user's permission due to issues with the microblogging website's settings....
2019-08-07, 03:52

Twitter outage affects users across the US The company restored access late Thursday afternoon, but some users were still experiencing issuesTwitter experiencing outages for several hours, with users across the US and elsewhere reporting not being able to access the platform throughout the day.Access was restored on Thursday afternoon, with ...
2019-07-12, 03:13

O.J. Simpson may have finally joined Twitter The Juice is loose on Twitter — maybe. A Twitter account claiming to be owned by O.J. Simpson popped up on the social media site late Friday night, and it darkly promises to settle old scores. The handle @TheRealOJ32 includes a video with Simpson speaking to a camera. “Coming soon to Twitter y...
2019-06-16, 06:13

The Twitter app is officially returning the Mac later this year More than a year after Twitter pulled the plug on its official app for the Mac, it looks like the company will be launching a new version for Apple PCs later this year. The application is being created as part of Apple's Project Catalyst, which lets......
2019-06-03, 23:52

Twitter crashes, company probing cause Twitter crashed Thursday afternoon and the company said it was “investigating issues” related to its platform going down. “We are currently investigating issues people are having accessing Twitter,” the company said on its official page. “We will keep you updated on what’s happenin...
2019-07-12, 01:52

Twitter is back after a brief outage (updated) Twitter is back online for some people after being down for an hour or so Thursday afternoon. Tweets weren't loading in the app or on desktop for several Engadget editors, while Down Detector had a massive spike in outage reports....
2019-07-12, 00:39

Twitter for Web's Big Redesign Is Rolling Out to All Users Twitter has announced that it has started rolling out its major desktop redesign to all users from Monday. The fresh design includes a new navigation bar and a bunch of other changes....
2019-07-16, 18:26

"Thank You, Sir": Twitter Exchange Between PM Modi, Arvind Kejriwal Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday wished Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, wishing him good health and long life. Mr Kejriwal turned 51 on Friday....
2019-08-16, 14:52

Twitter will help explain missing tweets in conversations Twitter will soon do a better job of explaining missing tweets in your conversations. The social network is adding context to "this tweet is unavailable" notices in conversation threads to help explain just why a given post isn't readable. While Tw......
2019-07-20, 07:39

Tourism Ministry To Soon Address Complaints On Twitter Tourists may soon be able to tweet their grievances to the authorities concerned for speedy redressal as the Tourism Ministry is planning to launch a dedicated social media-based platform on the lines......
2019-07-05, 01:26

Meet the man behind Twitter’s most hilarious sports account My 24th wedding anniversary is Monday, and there are many who assume the only way a sports columnist can achieve such bliss is if he finds a mate who also likes sports. Let me put it this way: My wife doesn’t hate sports. In some ways, it’s worse (or better, depending on how you look......
2019-08-11, 01:00

‘I’m not strong enough to come out’: Twitter ‘gay footballer’ deletes account • @FootballerGay had intended to reveal identity on Wednesday• ‘I thought I was stronger. I was wrong,’ writes anonymous playerA Twitter user who claimed to be an anonymous Championship footballer intending to come out as gay has appeared to reverse his decision after admitting he is “not strong eno...
2019-07-24, 03:26

Twitter says it may have used data for personalized ads without user permission Twitter Inc said on Tuesday that it may have used data for personalized ads without a user's permission due to issues with the microblogging website's settings....
2019-08-07, 06:52

Incredibly, Jar-Jar Binks is Trending on Twitter, So Now's My Chance to Do This Look, like most of you, I’m not happy at all that Jar-Jar Fucking Binks is trending on Twitter and social media right now. Like the rest of the population of sentient beings on Earth, I’ve been enjoying the 20 or so years of not having to remember that Jar-Jar Binks was ever a thing, at all, and now...
2019-07-09, 06:13

This starfish ‘ravioli’ is not edible — but Twitter is still craving it This sea star is making waves. A starfish which resembles ravioli has found viral fame far beyond its ocean home. Plinthaster dentatus or “The Spongivorous Cookie Star,” as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration refers to the stuffed-looking star species, has enraptured Twit...
2019-07-12, 23:39

Dear Twitter, I thoroughly despise the new ’embed tweet’ UI Despite all the flak it caught for its revamped look, I tried giving Twitter‘s new design a fair shake. The updated layout is supposedly faster, more intuitive, and easier to customize – and for the most part, it is. But as much as I wanted to dig the redesign, there’s one aspect that truly ruffles ...
2019-08-06, 15:26

One In 5 US Twitter Users Follows Donald Trump: Report Nineteen percent of US Twitter users follow President Donald Trump on the social platform, and a majority of those people approve of his job performance, a survey showed Monday....
2019-07-15, 18:39

Comey to Trump after shootings: 'You owe us more than condolences sent via Twitter' Former FBI Director James Comey, a frequent critic of President Donald Trump, said in a blistering op-ed for The New York Times that Trump's efforts to "exploit the radioactive energy of racism" are "more dangerous" than he realizes....
2019-08-05, 03:39

| Trump’s angry at Twitter, but not enough to quit tweeting Donald Trump’s frustration with social media companies including Twitter Inc. only goes so far: aides say he has no intention, at least right now, to stop tweeting....
2019-08-04, 04:26

Twitter rebuilds website for ‘write once, run everywhere’ philosophy Twitter today began rolling out a new version of Twitter.com, which impacts the front end and the back end, and has been years in the making.Read More...
2019-07-15, 22:39

Twitter admits using user data for ads without consent The social network has said it "failed" its users after sharing data with advertisers without permission. The company says it has launched an investigation into who may have been impacted....
2019-08-07, 07:39

Twitter is finally embracing change, and it seems to be working Twitter Product Lead Kayvon Beykpour on Tuesday said the company is being super intentional about delivering substantial changes to its product experience....
2019-08-14, 23:26

Trump's far-right Twitter summit: the most bizarre highlights Here are some of the ‘highlights’ from the gathering of far-right propagandists, conspiracy theorists and YouTube agitatorsDonald Trump’s so-called social media summit on Thursday was off to an inauspicious start before it even began.Just as a rogue’s gallery of Trumpist lawmakers, far-right propaga...
2019-07-12, 18:52

Twitter Bot Hosts Never-Ending Jeopardy Game Twitter is a place where adults yell at each other for no reason and pretend that the world isn’t ending. It’s also a place for fun games and bots. A Twitter account called Endless Jeopardy is providing computer generated trivia questions every 15 minutes, for a game that will never end. (Well, at l...
2019-08-14, 20:39

Factbox: Trump's Twitter thoughts on big tech U.S. President Donald Trump has long targeted big tech companies like Amazon, Google, Facebook and Twitter in his social media comments, accusing them of working against him and his administration....
2019-07-25, 02:13

How to find and remove fake accounts on Twitter 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. Are fake followers hindering your influence in the Twittersphere? Do you want to get rid of them once and for all? I’m here to show you how. You could manually go...
2019-07-24, 13:39

Twitter Reacts To The Budget With Hilarious Memes Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman first Budget has created a huge buzz on social media. Many used humour to register their disappointment with the Budget. Take a look at some of the memes it led to....
2019-07-05, 18:52

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s account has been hacked Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey‘s had his account hacked. Several tweets have been sent from his verified @Jack account, many of them containing racist epithets, threats, and extortion demands. We're aware that @jack was compromised and investigating what happened. — Twitter Comms (@TwitterComms) August 30,...
2019-08-31, 00:26

Brave now lets you tip people on Twitter with cryptocurrency You can now tip your favorite Twitter users directly with cryptocurrency with the latest build of the Chromium-based open source browser Brave. The latest Nightly build of Brave will let users send digital tokens as a tip to tweeters of their choosing. Bear in mind though, the Nightly build is the l...
2019-05-24, 16:13

Jack Dorsey's Twitter Account Was Hacked Starting around 3:45pm Eastern, the account of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey sent out approximately 20 out-of-character tweets, which included the apparent names of a hacking crew, as well as racial slurs. Read more......
2019-08-31, 05:26

Twitter Makes Its Rules Easier to Understand Twitter has refreshed, simplified and reorganised its rules and regulations. The company has divided and specified rules under three high level categories -- safety, privacy and authenticity....
2019-06-09, 02:39

Twitter explodes over Drake’s love of the Raptors Twitter couldn’t get enough of Toronto-born rapper Drake’s joy during the game and after his beloved Raptors reached the NBA Finals by eliminating the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 6 on Saturday night. Drake, of course, already has grabbed headlines for massaging a head coach mid-game, getting...
2019-05-26, 12:00

Don Jr. Owns Roy Moore in Depressing Twitter Feud Tonight on Twitter, Donald Trump Jr. warned failed Senate candidate and alleged pedophile Roy Moore to stay out of the 2020 Alabama race for Senate. The tweet came after a series of interactions between Alabama GOP figures goading each other about the upcoming race....
2019-05-29, 07:52

Try This Trick to Make Your Twitter Profile Look a Lot Cleaner This one is the tiniest of tiny hacks, but if you’ve ever been bothered by the run-on stream of text that is your Twitter profile, the company has enabled a little unannounced change that you can use to make it a lot prettier....
2019-09-06, 13:26

Twitter hackers appear to take over another high-profile account Chloe Moretz's Twitter account was apparently hacked with now-deleted tweets that referenced Jack Dorsey's supposed Social Security number....
2019-09-04, 21:00

New president of El Salvador fires officials via Twitter SAN SALVADOR – As Nayib Bukele waged an underdog bid for the presidency of El Salvador, savvy use of social media helped propel his rise. Now, in his first week in office, some officials in the Central American country are reeling from the power of the presidential tweet. The 37-year-old forme...
2019-06-07, 23:26

Should O.J. Simpson be verified by Twitter like other public figures? O.J. Simpson joined Twitter last week and already has more than 750,000 followers – and several copycats on the social network.       ...
2019-06-20, 07:52

OJ Simpson reportedly joins Twitter with 'a little gettin' even to do' Account appears in former football star’s name days after 25th anniversary of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman’s murdersDays after the 25th anniversary of the murders of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman, OJ Simpson has reportedly launched a Twitter account.In the accou...
2019-06-17, 02:52

Twitter for Mac App Is Coming Back, Company Confirms Twitter has announced that it will be bringing back "Twitter to Mac" with help from Apple's Project Catalyst, Pro, which is Apple's initiative to help developers port their iOS apps into Mac....
2019-06-17, 07:39

PSA: You can use emoji to easily find the right GIF to use on Twitter, WhatsApp, and more 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. GIFs are great for punctuating your internet-breaking tweets and quick-witted replies to texts. It’s generally easy to find good ones by searching with a keyword ...
2019-09-05, 15:26

Trump Still Isn't Giving Up On Trying to Block Critics on Twitter If you thought the president was going to give up fighting for his right to block critics on Twitter just because of a simple court ruling, and then an appeal process, which ended with a circuit court upholding that ruling, then think again. Read more......
2019-08-24, 20:26

Twitter simplifies its rules on safety, privacy and more In an effort to make it easier to understand the rules of its platform, Twitter announced today that it is simplifying the language around its policies. The company said that it has gone from 2,500 to just 600 words and now describes each rule in 280......
2019-06-07, 01:00

Bird Twitter Is My Oasis in Internet Hell Browsing the internet generally feels exhausting for me. Mostly, it’s because everything is bad. The websites I once visited for “fun” are now saturated with reminders of society’s collapse, brands making painful jokes, lies, outrage, and actual Nazis. I only visit these websites out of habit and po...
2019-08-22, 19:39

Twitter acquires Lightwell to improve conversations Twitter has acquired Lightwell, an app creation engine launched by interactive storytelling startup Hullabalu, to bolster its efforts around conversations.Read More...
2019-08-21, 05:26

‘Conservative reporter’ sues AOC for blocking him on Twitter A self-described “conservative journalist” is suing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for blocking him on Twitter. Former Jewish Voice reporter Harry Cherry claims the freshman congresswoman is violating his First Amendment rights by blocking him on the social media platform. “Libs sue...
2019-07-13, 14:39

AOC says she blocks people on Twitter to avoid harassment Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Thursday pushed back on a free-speech group who criticized her for blocking people on Twitter, saying she did so to avoid harassment. AOC made the claim Thursday night while speaking to reporters after a town hall meeting about affordable housing in the Bron...
2019-08-30, 08:39

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account has been compromised, again Securing accounts online can be difficult, especially when you've got a lot of legacy access points laying around. Today's example is Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, whose Twitter account has suddenly been hijacked to send random messages and racial slurs.......
2019-08-30, 22:52

Twitter Obsesses Over Jack Ma Vs Elon Musk. It's Not About What They Said Billionaire tech entrepreneurs Jack Ma and Elon Musk faced off over artificial intelligence at the Shanghai World Artificial Intelligence Conference on Thursday. Take a look at the best reactions to......
2019-08-29, 20:39

Watch: O.J. Simpson joins Twitter, promises to 'get even' Pro Football Hall of Fame running back O.J. Simpson, who was acquitted of double murder over 20 years ago, vowed to "get even" in a video he shared on Twitter....
2019-06-16, 03:13

Most of Juul’s Twitter followers are teens who can’t buy e-cigs Almost half of the people who followed Juul on Twitter last year were not old enough to legally purchase e-cigarettes in the United States, according to a study published on Monday. Researchers analyzed data collected in April 2018 on public followers of Juul’s Twitter account (@JUULvapor) with at l...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Yahoo down for six hours, users vent out on Twitter Thousands of Yahoo email users took to Twitter on Thursday to complain that the internet company's services have been unavailable for more than six hours....
2019-09-05, 17:00

‘Crypto-Twitter’ is explaining Bitcoin in 280 characters or less Self-professed cypherpunk Jameson Lopp has set the cryptocurrency community a seemingly impossible task: efficiently explain Bitcoin in less than 280 characters. A global, neutral payment network that allows anyone on earth to transact a huge or tiny amount of value with anyone else within minutes, ...
2019-06-03, 15:52

Instagram is down, so users are flocking to Twitter to complain Users around the world began reporting Thursday afternoon that they’re unable to access their Instagram accounts, with the Facebook-owned photo-sharing service apparently suffering a major outage. The problems didn’t appear to be uniform, with some users saying they couldn’t perfor...
2019-06-14, 01:39

Keanu Reeves has basically broken Twitter Keanu Reeves is everywhere. With so many current and upcoming releases—John Wick, Toy Story 4, his amazing Always Be My Maybe cameo, his upcoming role in Cyberpunk 2077—and heartwarming tales of him just being a good dude, he’s evolved into everyone’s favorite meme. There’s been so many that Reeves ...
2019-06-10, 23:39

"Best In World": Trump Praises One Of His Hotels On Twitter President Donald Trump used his official Twitter feed to tout an accolade for one of his hotels, despite claims that he has violated ethics laws by using his hotel chain for government business....
2019-09-13, 21:39

Twitter to use warning labels for harassing tweets President Trump and other politicians' tweets might come with a warning label. Twitter says the new labels would be applied to tweets that may be threatening violence, engaging in "targeted harassment," or inciting others to do so. (June 27)       ...
2019-06-28, 01:39

Twitter apologises for suspending China dissidents Twitter has apologised for suspending accounts which have criticised the Chinese government on the eve of the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protests....
2019-06-03, 15:39

Facebook, Twitter and the Digital Disinformation Mess The kind of disinformation now known as fake news has tainted public discourse for centuries, even millennia. But it’s been amplified in our digital age as a weapon of fearmongers, mob-baiters and election-meddlers that can widen social fissures, undermine democracies and bolster authoritarian regim...
2019-05-23, 20:26

Is Twitter Notifying Users When Their Tweets Are Shared in DMs? No. What? Of Course Not. Twitter is a lot of things, but where it consistently excels is as at being a petri dish to watch context collapse in real time. Take, for example, a very obvious joke turned nightmare scenario circulating credulously across the platform today via a celebrity news account.Read more......
2019-06-11, 11:13

Axe body spray defends LGBTQ pride on Twitter In a tweet that has since gone viral, Axe, the popular body wash and spray brand, defended LGBT Pride and gay rights. Pride Month began in June.        ...
2019-06-06, 23:00

Twitter acquires AI startup to help it fight fake news Twitter has acquired London startup Fabula AI, which is working on a technology to detect fake news. On its website, Fabula says its patented technology called Geometric Deep Learning exhibits high success rates when it comes to identifying and spott......
2019-06-04, 16:39

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

Twitter hackers compromise Chloe Moretz's account The attack that compromised Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's account might have been part of a larger spree. Intruders appear to have hijacked actress Chloe Moretz's Twitter account on September 4th, tweeting both vile language and links to Instagram, wher......
2019-09-04, 21:26

China's envoys try out Trump-style Twitter diplomacy Beijing’s representatives abroad are harnessing social media to confront critics Chinese envoys are experimenting with a new kind of Trump-style public diplomacy – Twitter spats.Twitter is banned in China, but Chinese diplomats abroad, not traditionally known for being outspoken, have started to use...
2019-07-17, 13:00

How to make sure your Twitter doesn't get hacked like Jack Dorsey's You can protect your Twitter account from hackers, who have breached even CEO Jack Dorsey's account, by turning on two-factor authentication. Here's how to do that....
2019-09-05, 00:52

Twitter Disables Texting Feature Amid Hacks The social-media platform said it was temporarily turning off a feature that allows users to send tweets via text message following a spate of hacks affecting several high-profile users, including Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey....
2019-09-05, 10:00

Sushma Swaraj, Responsive And Compassionate, Was A Favourite On Twitter Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, one of the most admired political leaders across party lines, died on Tuesday. She was 67. Among the most active Indian leaders on social media, she had......
2019-08-07, 03:52

Didi Gregorius has started spreading the news again on Twitter The Yankees’ first win of the second half produced Didi Gregorius’ first emoji-filled tweet of the 2019 season. Gregorius, who started the year on the injured list as he rehabilitated from Tommy John surgery on his right elbow, had enthralled Yankees fans in prior years by celebrating wins with twee...
2019-07-13, 10:00

Twitter and Instagram Unveil New Ways to Combat Hate—Again The social media giants just released new policies to cut down on bullying and hate speech. It's not clear they'll be any more successful this time around....
2019-07-11, 13:39

Twitter admits to more bugs that shared your data without permission Twitter said it has fixed two more bugs related to how it uses personally identifiable information to target personalized ads on the platform. The flaws mean Twitter may have inadvertently shared your data with advertising partners even if you had explicitly not granted permission to do so. To that ...
2019-08-08, 08:39

Trump Delivers an Unhinged Twitter Rant for the Ages It feels like it’s been a while since we’ve been subjected to a good, ol’ fashioned Twitter meltdown from President Donald Trump, doesn’t it? You know the kind I’m talking about: an hour’s worth of deranged non-sequiturs, self-aggrandizement, and enough random parentheticals to lower the grade on a ...
2019-07-11, 18:13

Twitter to Remove Third-Party Data From Ad-Buying System Twitter said it plans to remove outside data sources from its ad-buying system, becoming the latest tech company to put more distance between itself and third-party consumer data providers....
2019-08-09, 00:39

Trump takes to Twitter to keep bashing Pelosi, Schumer Shortly after bolting from a meeting with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer on infrastructure — President Trump was back on Twitter condemning the Democratic leaders. “So sad that Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer will never be able to see or understand the great promise of our Country. They can continue ...
2019-05-22, 22:00

Jack Dorsey: Twitter CEO's account briefly hacked Tweets sent from account included racial slurs, profanity and a reference to ‘a bomb at Twitter HQ’ and were quickly deletedThe Twitter account of Jack Dorsey, Twitter’s chief executive officer, was hacked and briefly hijacked on Friday in an embarrassing security lapse for the social network.At 12....
2019-08-31, 03:13

CEO Jack Dorsey's Twitter Account Was Hacked, Company Says Several erratic tweets, including racist and anti-Semitic slurs, were posted from the account of Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey, a high-profile security misstep at the social-media company....
2019-08-31, 08:13

Twitter Is Down, Which Must Be Why No One's Liking My Sick Tweet [Updated: It's Back] Continuing the summer of site outages... Twitter is now down. Both the mobile and web-based versions of Twitter are failing to load tweets, or even show like and retweet notifications.Read more......
2019-07-12, 04:00

"Remember When I Said...": Trump On Love-Hate Relationship With Twitter Several minutes into President Donald Trump's social media summit at the White House Thursday, the president grew nostalgic, reminiscing on some of his greatest Twitter hits....
2019-07-12, 04:39

2 Men Make a Federal Case Out of Being Blocked on Twitter by the Notorious AOC Conservative critics of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are coming for the New York progressive, saying what’s good for the goose is good for the gander when it comes to being blocked from blocking trolls folks on Twitter....
2019-07-11, 05:39

Twitter to Test Its 'Hide Replies' Feature From Next Week Twitter's much-awaited hide replies feature will start rolling out to select users in Canada from next week for testing. The feature doesn't remove tweets but simply lets them hide the replies they......
2019-07-12, 18:13

Twitter CEO and Co-Founder Jack Dorsey's Account Was Hacked The account of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey was hacked on Friday afternoon, sending public tweets and retweets including racial slurs and curse words to 4 million followers before Twitter secured the......
2019-08-31, 08:13

Sharing that Twitter post or Instagram pic will get easier with Android Q Have you ever tried to send someone or a group an Instagram posting, YouTube video, a picture from the gallery, or a Twitter status only to find yourself buried in Android's seemingly illogical sharing menu? There is that, and then there are the manufacturer overlays that take a completely different...
2019-06-07, 18:52

Twitter’s simplified policies won’t help fix its underlying abuse problem Brevity is baked into the way we tweet, but now Twitter is implementing this philosophy on its own rules. The social microblogging platform has updated, reorganized, and shortened its regulations in an attempt to make it clear for users to understand what is and isn’t acceptable on the service. “We’...
2019-06-07, 10:26

Russia Targets Tinder as a Warning to Facebook and Twitter Tinder last week agreed to store data in Russia and comply with government information requests. Analysts say the regime was sending a message to other online players....
2019-06-12, 14:52

Twitter’s faster, redesigned site starts rolling out to everyone It took quite some time, but the new Twitter.com is finally here. Months after teasing parts of it, Twitter has announced that it is now rolling out its redesigned site globally, which will bring people a web experience that's faster, easier to brows......
2019-07-15, 23:13

Twitter suspends SMS feature after CEO Dorsey’s account was hi-Jack-ed Twitter has temporarily suspended the ability to tweet via SMS following high-profile hack of its CEO Jack Dorsey and a number of celebrities. “We’re taking this step because of vulnerabilities that need to be addressed by mobile carriers and our reliance on having a linked phone number for two-fact...
2019-09-05, 15:26

Twitter Comes Up With a Very Weird Solution to the Problem Of Trump's Tweets Twitter announced on Thursday that it will be rolling out a new feature to notify users when *ahem* certain high profile accounts run afoul of the company’s (deeply uneven) content rules....
2019-06-27, 20:26

Zarif says Iran not seeking nuclear arms: Twitter Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday Iran is not seeking nuclear weapons, which its supreme leader had banned in an edict, adding on Twitter that U.S. policies were hurting the Iranian people and causing regional tensions....
2019-05-27, 22:00

How House Democratic factions ended their Twitter feud House Democrats moved to deescalate lingering tensions between the party’s factions on Thursday, in a bid to unify the caucus in its final stretch before a lengthy summer recess. Leaders of the caucus’ moderate and progressive wings released a rare joint statement that reads like a political truce...
2019-07-19, 01:26

Kevin Durant’s Twitter troll crusade erupts after tell-all Sensitive Nets star Kevin Durant has never encountered an internet troll he hasn’t pushed back against. And predictably his raw, open WSJ Magazine interview stirred up a hornet’s nest of responses for him to take issue with. Durant always has opted to take on critics rather than let comments roll of...
2019-09-12, 07:13

Trump, Pelosi wage Twitter war over ‘stammer’ video House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and President Trump traded insults on Twitter Thursday evening after Trump tweeted a video that showed moments when the Democratic congresswoman stammered during a press conference Thursday. Trump tweeted the video at about 9 p.m. after a long day of back and forth between...
2019-05-24, 10:39

Shawn Mendes gets new tattoo based on fan’s Twitter photo The 'Señorita' singer liked a fan's Photoshopped image of him with the tattoo so much that he spontaneously decided to make it part of his body permanently....
2019-07-23, 19:13

Twitter restores some blocked Cuban official accounts Twitter Inc has restored some of the accounts of Cuban state-run media, journalists and government officials it had blocked on Wednesday, although others like that of Communist Party leader Raul Castro remain suspended....
2019-09-13, 20:00

#ModiTsunami, #ModiAaGaya Trend On Twitter As BJP Heads For Massive Win As the BJP heads for a thumping victory, Twitter exploded with a number of trends welcoming back Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a second term. BJP is headed for a victory bigger than in 2014 - being......
2019-05-23, 10:39

Twitter Loves This Mom Who Organised Daughter's Fridge Before Leaving An Indian-Canadian woman shared on Twitter a detailed note left by her mother, explaining everything that was made for her and where it was left packed in the fridge, gathering emotional reactions......
2019-05-22, 08:52

This thread about peeing in space is the best thing on Twitter today It’s not often I’m glued to my screen while someone talks about the intricacies of urination. Twitter, for all its problems, sometimes delivers a thread too good to pass up. These tales, often spun as threads, offer genuine insight into the human experience: the play-by-play of a breakup by a curiou...
2019-07-20, 07:52

Twitter’s refusal to dox a cow stymies Republican’s $250M lawsuit US Rep. Devin Nunes can’t seem to catch a break. First, despite his memo blaming Obama and the FBI for all the evils in the world, his fellow former members of the Trump transition team keep getting indicted for being bad at crime. And now he can’t figure out which one of his cows is helping his mom...
2019-09-13, 22:00

Hackers take over the London Metropolitan Police's Twitter account Late on Friday night, the Twitter account of London's Metropolitan Police Service began tweeting unusual announcements. "XEON IS THE BEST FIGHTER IN SCOTLAND," it proclaimed, alongside the challenge: "what you gonna do call the police?"...
2019-07-20, 12:13

CBOE And C2 To List Options On Twitter (TWTR) On November 15 CHICAGO, IL, November 14, 2013 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and C2 Options Exchange (C2) announced that they will list options on the stock of Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) on Friday, November 15. The contract specifications and Designated Primary Market Makers (DPMs) for the options are...
2019-05-21, 22:26

The London Police Twitter feed was hacked. Then Trump got in the act. LONDON -- The London Metropolitan Police’s twitter account started acting very strange. The London police force’s official twitter feed, which has 1.2 million followers, normally pushes out updates on......
2019-07-20, 22:39

Facebook, Google, Twitter to testify on election security Elections officials and leaders at tech companies Facebook, Google and Twitter are set to testify later this week at a House Committee on Oversight and Reform hearing on election security, lawmakers announced Monday....
2019-05-21, 15:00

London Police's Twitter Account Was Hacked. Then Trump Got In The Act The London police force's official Twitter feed, which has 1.2 million followers, normally pushes out updates on arrests or appeals for information. In the event of a terrorist attack, the police use......
2019-07-21, 11:26

Guy Who Built Twitter's Retweet Button Admits Maybe That Was a Really Bad Idea The man behind Twitter’s “Retweet” button—which is pretty much the foundation of the whole site—now thinks he screwed up big time, telling BuzzFeed News in an interview that he recalled thinking, “We might have just handed a 4-year-old a loaded weapon.”Read more......
2019-07-24, 05:26

Malala's Witty Tweet On iPhone 11 Has Twitter In Splits The latest iPhone with their triple camera setup, reminiscent of a fidget spinner, led to many hilarious comparisons and jokes on social media. Nobel Laureate Malala Yousufzai also joined the fun with......
2019-09-11, 12:13

Twitter is researching whether white supremacists should stay on its site Twitter has a longstanding problem with white supremacists on its platform, but is banning those racists the best option? Not necessarily, if you ask the social network. The company told Motherboard that it's researching how white supremacists use......
2019-05-30, 02:26

UPDATE 1-Yahoo down for six hours, users vent out on Twitter Thousands of Yahoo email users took to Twitter on Thursday to complain that the internet company's services have been unavailable for more than six hours....
2019-09-05, 16:39

Starting today, everyone’s desktop version of Twitter will look completely different If you open Twitter on the web today and are greeted with a completely new look, don’t be surprised. The company is starting to roll out an all-new user interface today for the desktop version of the social network, and there’s a lot that’s new — from making navigation easier...
2019-07-16, 06:26

Twitter Says Trump Didn't Violate Rules Against Racism, But Won't Say Why Twitter's new policy for holding powerful leaders to account for engaging in hate speech and harassment received its first major test this weekend when President Donald Trump called on several......
2019-07-16, 08:52

Twitter Apologises for Suspending Accounts Critical of China Twitter has apologised for suspending a number of accounts critical of China, days before the politically sensitive 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown....
2019-06-03, 09:39

After Vikram Silence, An Outpouring Of Encouragement For ISRO On Twitter Minutes after the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) lost contact with the Vikram lander while it was just 2.1 km from the lunar surface, many took to Twitter to comfort the scientists behind......
2019-09-07, 05:26

Dutch populist Geert Wilders blocked by Twitter Wilders was blocked over a tweet linking the Dutch left-wing to Islamist honor killings. His party recently lost all its seats in the European Parliament....
2019-05-31, 16:13

Trump and Chrissy Teigen get into heated war of words on Twitter President Trump and Chrissy Teigen got into a vicious verbal exchange on Twitter late Sunday night. The heated war of words stemmed from a recent appearance that Legend — Teigen’s husband since 2013 — made on the NBC Nightly News, in which the singer discussed criminal justice refo...
2019-09-09, 10:00

Same-Sex Couple, From India And Pakistan, Win Twitter With Stunning Pics The photoshoot of a same-sex couple in New York has taken the Internet by storm. Pictures from the photoshoot were posted by their photographer on Monday to Twitter....
2019-07-31, 21:52

5 Times Sushma Swaraj Proved She Was A Rockstar On Twitter Veteran BJP leader Sushma Swaraj has received an overwhelming response after she tweeted a "thank you" message for Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday evening for "all the opportunities" she was......
2019-05-31, 13:13

Just Try to Understand This NYT Editor's Racist, Incoherent Twitter Thread You know that feeling when you wake up after a late night watching the dumbass Democratic debates, defined by the moderators’ absurd commitment to centrist ideology and repeating Republican attacks as if those are good-faith questions about public policy, and an editor from the New York Times has do...
2019-07-31, 20:52

Omar Abdullah's Twitter Reminder As Ministers Get Portfolios As the names of the new ministers in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet were announced, Jammu and Kashmir politician Omar Abdullah urged them to update their Twitter handles....
2019-05-31, 13:13

Trump attacked Chrissy Teigen on Twitter. She wasn't having it The Twitterverse lit up Monday morning over model Chrissy Teigen's response to an attack from President Donald Trump, an exchange that was heated even by the standards of his routine social media fights....
2019-09-09, 22:52

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