REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 15:26

'I don't want to be held hostage on homophobia,' says French football boss

The president of the French Football Federation (FFF) has said he is "totally against" the interruption of football matches as a result of homophobic chants and banners, despite rules introduced by th...

'I don't want to be held hostage on homophobia,' says French football boss

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Police kill armed man who held bus hostage in Rio An armed man who took dozens of hostages on a bus in Brazil was shot dead by police following a four-hour standoff on Tuesday, authorities said.        ...
2019-08-21, 02:00

FlyCleaners customers claim laundry is being held ‘hostage’ Furious laundry service customers say they’ve been taken to the cleaners! Clients of FlyCleaners, a New York City-based laundry app, said they’ve been scammed by the door-to-door service — which allegedly has gone AWOL with their dirty clothes. Jess Goodman, 25, was among the custo...
2019-08-10, 04:13

French games should not be stopped for homophobia, says FFF president • Noël Le Graët ‘not interested’ in homophobic chanting• Anti-discrimination groups call on Le Graët to resign from postAnti-discrimination groups have urged the French Football Federation president, Noël Le Graët, to resign after he said that matches should no longer be stopped when there is homoph...
2019-09-11, 02:00

Dutch hostage held by Filipino militants killed in gubattle Philippine military officials say a long-held Dutch hostage has been shot and killed by his Abu Sayyaf captors when he tried to escape during a gunbattle in southern jungles....
2019-05-31, 08:39

2 Sisters In Rajasthan Held Hostage, Raped For 2 Months, Say Police Two sisters were allegedly abducted and raped multiple times by a man who held them hostage for over two months in Dholpur district of Rajasthan, police said on Monday....
2019-07-16, 04:39

Brazilian Police Kill Man Who Hijacked Bus, Held 37 Passengers Hostage (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Brandishing a fake gun, a man on Tuesday took dozens of hostages on a bus in Brazil and threatened to set the vehicle on fire with gasoline before police shot him dead in a four-hour standoff on Latin America’s longest bridge. All the hostages were freed unharmed on a ...
2019-08-21, 09:13

Canadian man held hostage by Taliban denies assaulting wife after release Trial testimony wraps up in case of Joshua Boyle and Caitlan Coleman, who married in 2011 and were kidnapped in AfghanistanA Canadian man once held hostage with his American wife in Afghanistan denied assaulting her following their release, in trial testimony that wrapped up on Thursday.Joshua Boyle...
2019-09-05, 22:39

Man held hostage by Taliban-linked group says wife is 'incompetent mother' Joshua Boyle, charged with sexual assault, tells court estranged wife Caitlan Coleman was unfit to parent the their four childrenThe Canadian man who spent five years held hostage in Afghanistan with his American wife has accused her of “incompetence” as a mother as his trial for sexual assault near...
2019-09-10, 21:13

Dutch birdwatcher held hostage by terrorists killed in gun battle with Philippine army Ewold Horn from the Netherlands was Islamist militant group Abu Sayyaf's longest-held hostage. The military said that it also killed the Abu Sayyaf commander's wife during its raid....
2019-05-31, 14:26

Brazil Police End Hostage Situation After Armed Man Reportedly Held 37 People On Bus in Rio de Janeiro (RIO DE JANEIRO) — An armed man holding dozens of people hostage on a public bus Tuesday in Rio de Janeiro and threatening to set the vehicle on fire was arrested by police after a four-hour long standoff, Brazilian police said. The man armed with a gun and a knife took 37 people hostage aroun...
2019-08-20, 15:00

| French FA chief, sports minister call for joint action to fight homophobia The head of the French Football Federation and the country's sports minister have promised to work together in attempts to stop homophobia in the country's stadiums....
2019-09-11, 23:00

Inmate takes guard, trainee hostage in high-security French prison Special police forces were deployed to the Conde-sur-Sarthe prison where an inmate used an improvised weapon to take a guard and a trainee hostage. The prisoner reportedly has a history of holding up guards....
2019-06-12, 02:13

1,000 fantasy football experts just held a draft. Here’s what you can learn. Results from the ninth installment of the Scott Fish Bowl league show that, when it comes to these players, the public is out of step with the fantasy industry's latest thinking....
2019-07-19, 19:13

Former Juventus boss Allegri wants year off from football "Former Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has said he needs to recharge his batteries and will take a year off from football before returning to management."...
2019-06-14, 10:13

Ex-pro football player held for murder trial in child death LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 28-year-old former pro football player is headed to trial in state court on murder and 19 felony child abuse and neglect charges in the death of his girlfriend’s 5-year-old daughter. A judge told former NFL and Canadian Football League running back Cierre Wood that testimony...
2019-05-22, 22:13

Afghan football boss banned over 'sexual abuse' Fifa says Keramuudin Karim, the former president of the Afghanistan Football Federation, "sexually abused" various players of the women's national team....
2019-06-08, 23:26

Iran Football Fan, Held For Entering Stadium, Sets Herself Ablaze, Dies Iran is to probe the death of a woman football fan, state media said Tuesday, after she reportedly set herself ablaze in fear of being jailed, triggering calls for an end to a ban on women attending......
2019-09-11, 14:39

Nigeria Football Federation boss Amaju Pinnick has properties seized Properties belonging to several top Nigerian football officials including the federation president Amaju Pinnick are seized in latest corruption probe....
2019-09-18, 01:52

Will Mr Nice transform French football? French Ligue 1 club Nice have been taken over by British billionaire Jim Ratcliffe. More proof that France is edging closer to the English and Italian model and away from the German and Spanish, but will it work?...
2019-09-16, 20:00

Why homophobic incidents are scarring French football A standoff between ultras and authorities forms the backdrop to banners and chants that have brought games to a haltAt the offices of France’s Ligue de Football Professionel on Rue Léo Delibes, the hope had been that Thursday would deliver a first step towards rapprochement. Representatives from ant...
2019-09-04, 14:39

PSG would cope without Neymar but would French football suffer? Neymar’s popularity in Paris has plummeted but his presence still attracts attention, TV viewers and money for Ligue 1 clubsBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsNeymar’s absence from PSG’s first game of the season against Nîmes on Sunday was initially attributed to an injury. Spe...
2019-08-12, 19:52

Homophobia in Poland still deeply entrenched Homophobia is more widespread in Poland than in most other eastern European countries, research suggests. But there is also a sense of optimism in the LGBT community despite efforts by conservative MPs to undermine it....
2019-07-23, 21:13

You saw me covered in blood on a bus. But do you get outraged about all homophobia? | Chris The photo of me and my date went viral after our attack – but only as we’re white, feminine and cisgender. Sympathy and action must be for allHomophobic and transphobic hate crimes surge in England and WalesOn 7 June, characters from distant chapters of my life decided that my sudden trajectory into...
2019-06-14, 20:39

Lil Nas X somehow forced to explain homophobia to Kevin Hart Here, have some quick biographical facts about Kevin Hart and Lil Nas X, apropos of whatever: Hart is 40, one of the world’s highest-paid stand-up comics, and, for like a minute there, he was supposed to host the Oscars earlier this year. Said minute abruptly ended, though, after folks resurfaced so...
2019-09-05, 08:00

High heels run defies gravity, homophobia in Madrid Dozens of men and a few women in stiletto heels raced through the center of the Spanish capital on Thursday, defying gravity, the heat and attempts by the far-right party Vox to curtail their Gay Pride celebrations this year....
2019-07-05, 22:26

Madrid high heels run defies gravity, homophobia Dozens of men and a few women in stiletto heels raced through the center of the Spanish capital on Thursday, defying gravity, the heat and attempts by the far-right party Vox to curtail their Gay......
2019-07-04, 20:26

Brazil Supreme Court rules homophobia a crime The Brazilian Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that homophobia should be criminalized under existing legislation until Congress creates a specific law for the subject, weighing in on a topic that has drawn the ire of President Jair Bolsonaro....
2019-06-14, 05:52

'Old Town Road' rapper brushes off homophobia after coming out Celebrities have rallied around US rapper Lil Nas X after he came out at the end of June. While the "Old Town Road" artist's announcement garnered a lot of support online, he has also faced a barrage of homophobic abuse....
2019-07-03, 20:39

Brazil's Supreme Court criminalizes homophobia and transphobia The new ruling would legally protect the country's LGBT community, which has among the highest rates of violent deaths in the world.        ...
2019-06-14, 21:52

USWNT's Ashlyn Harris Says Former Teammate Was Excluded For Homophobia, Not Christianity In the never-ending search for fuel to feed the conservative backlash against the world champion USWNT, some media outlets—mostly of the conservative Christian variety—dredged up a year-old interview with former USWNT defender Jaelene Hinkle. Talking to The 700 Club last May, Hinkle said that she tu...
2019-07-17, 08:39

Alleged London Bus Attack Victim Speaks Out in Op-Ed: ‘Do You Get Outraged About All Homophobia?’ A woman whose photo went viral after she was allegedly beaten in a homophobic attack in London this month has spoken up in a Guardian op-ed about the experience of her face being used as what she calls “cheap clickbait.” The woman, whose name is published as “Chris,” was phot...
2019-06-15, 17:39

Brazil’s supreme court votes to make homophobia a crime Brazil’s supreme court has officially made homophobia and transphobia crimes similar to racism, with the final justices casting their votes in a ruling that comes amid fears the country far-right administration seeks to roll back LGBT social gains...
2019-06-14, 04:13

Brazil's supreme court votes to make homophobia a crime A majority in Brazil's supreme court has voted to make homophobia and transphobia crimes like racism, a decision coming amid fears the country's far-right president will roll back LGBT social gains....
2019-05-24, 06:26

High Heels Race In Spain's Madrid Defies Gravity, Homophobia Dozens of men and a few women in stiletto heels raced through the centre of the Spanish capital on Thursday, defying gravity, the heat and attempts by the far-right party Vox to curtail their Gay......
2019-07-05, 04:26

Shaft review – regressive sequel swaps out style for ugly homophobia Samuel L Jackson returns in the latest take on the 70s detective to unleash a toxic stream of bigotry in a misjudged attack on millennial masculinityHow do you update Shaft for the modern era? John Singleton tried in 2000 with a serviceable if unspectacular sequel, a rather asexual and anonymous fol...
2019-06-13, 18:26

ESPN's Israel Gutierrez Delivers Emotional Statement On Tyson Fury's Homophobia ESPN reporter Israel Gutierrez earned his 141st win on Around the Horn on Friday, defeating Jorge Sedano in the showdown, 1-0. With the 30 seconds of Face Time, Gutierrez decided to focus on Saturday’s fight between Tyson Fury and Tom Schwarz. More specifically, he decided to touch on Fury’s homopho...
2019-06-15, 22:26

The Fiver | Meet the new boss, same as the old boss Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!If nothing else last season, Watford made a nonsense of the notion that the FA Cup is a tournament that teams such as Watford should make a decent effort to win. While other mid-ranking Premier League sides in no danger of relegation and with little...
2019-09-09, 18:52

Alabama Quietly Passes Law Allowing Church With History of Racism and Homophobia to Form Its Own Police Force In 2017, when Briarwood Presbyterian Church asked the overwhelmingly Republican legislature of Alabama to grant it the authority to form its own police force, politicians let the bill die amid public outcry over the separation of church and state, the congregation’s history of racism and its public ...
2019-06-20, 21:39

Report: US must communicate better with hostage families WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report says the United States must do a better job communicating with families of American hostages held overseas. That includes telling “hard truths” to loved ones about the chances for rescue and clarifying the government’s position on ransom payments to c...
2019-06-24, 07:13

Records: 2 men took child hostage after reservation killings YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Court records say a homeowner told police that two men linked to the killing of five people on an Indian reservation in Washington state approached his residence and briefly took a child hostage at gunpoint before they were captured later. The documents obtained Monday said the ...
2019-06-11, 21:00

Rapper RZA says arrested A$AP Rocky is a hostage in Sweden RZA of the Wu-Tang Clan says he’s concerned over what he calls a “hostage situation” for fellow rapper A$AP Rocky, who’s charged with assault in Sweden...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Hijacker shot dead after taking 37 hostage A man who took a bus and its 37 passengers hostage on a bridge in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro was shot dead on Tuesday by a police sniper, according to authorities....
2019-08-21, 11:00

Trump picks hostage negotiator O'Brien for top security job U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday picked U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien as national security adviser, replacing hardliner John Bolton who was fired abruptly last week after clashing with the president on a host of issues....
2019-09-18, 17:13

Dutch hostage in Philippines killed while trying to escape from militants A Dutch photographer held hostage by Islamic State-linked militants in the Philippines since 2012 was killed on Friday by his captors when he tried to escape during a firefight on a remote southern island, the military said....
2019-05-31, 14:26

Dutch hostage killed while trying to escape from militants in Philippines A Dutch photographer held hostage by Islamic State-linked militants in the Philippines since 2012 was killed on Friday by his captors when he tried to escape during a firefight on a remote southern island, the military said....
2019-05-31, 12:39

Two dead as man fires on police in Arkansas hostage standoff Two people were found dead on Tuesday at an Arkansas home where a man was barricaded inside and firing shots at police officers, a report said. The two victims were discovered lying on the front lawn of the home in Helena, Ark., while the shooting suspect was holed up inside with a hostage, accordin...
2019-08-28, 09:39

End of prison hostage standoff in France, 2 guards freed PARIS (AP) — The French justice ministry says two guards have been freed after a hostage-taking by an inmate armed with a hand-made weapon at a top security French prison in Normandy. The inmate surrendered overnight to special intervention forces called to the scene at Conde-Sur-Sarthe Penitentiary...
2019-06-12, 10:13

Dutch Hostage Killed While Trying To Escape In Philippines: Army A Dutch birdwatcher held by Islamic State-linked terrorists was killed on Friday during a firefight between his kidnappers and soldiers in the southern Philippines, according to the military, which......
2019-05-31, 13:00

Former Taliban hostage admits striking wife but says she asked to be hit Joshua Boyle, charged with sexual assault, tells court estranged wife Caitlan Coleman was unfit to parent their four childrenThe Canadian man who spent five years held hostage in Afghanistan with his American wife has admitted striking her with a broom, but told a court in Ottawa that she asked to b...
2019-09-11, 01:39

Lithuanian circus owner releases bear he took ‘hostage’ VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuanian police say a private circus owner has released a bear from a cage after a standoff with police trying to take the animal away. Authorities wanted the bear confiscated for many violations, most recently because it was kept in temperatures reaching 30 degrees Celsi...
2019-06-12, 19:13

2nd person dies after suburban Chicago hostage situation JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a second person has died following a shootout when police responded to a hostage situation at a burning home in suburban Chicago. The (Joliet) Herald-News reports that the woman died after suffering injuries from a fire and a gunshot wound in an in...
2019-05-28, 21:00

Trump deal with Mexico a win for 'hostage-taking': former WTO chief The migration deal imposed on Mexico this week by U.S. President Donald Trump under the threat of punitive tariffs was a victory for "hostage-taking" over international rules, a former head of the World Trade Organization (WTO) said on Saturday....
2019-06-08, 22:52

Man armed with gun, knife, gasoline can takes bus hostage in Brazil A man armed with a gun, knife and a can of gasoline took at least 37 people hostage on a public bus in Brazil before being fatally shot by police.        ...
2019-08-21, 02:00

Hijacker shot dead after taking 37 people hostage on a bus in Brazil A man who took a bus and 37 people hostage on a bridge in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro was shot dead on Tuesday by a police sniper, according to authorities....
2019-08-21, 00:13

Hackers Are Holding Baltimore's Government Computers Hostage, and It's Not Even Close to Over On May 7, hackers infected about 10,000 of Baltimore city government’s computers with an aggressive form of ransomware called RobbinHood, and insisted the city pay 13 bitcoin (then $76,280, today $102,310) to cut the computers loose. The hackers claimed the price would go up every day after four day...
2019-05-22, 21:00

After Bolton fireworks, Trump picks low-key hostage negotiator to replace him U.S. President Donald Trump picked U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien on Wednesday as his fourth White House national security adviser, turning to a low-key choice for the position after the boisterous tenure of John Bolton....
2019-09-19, 01:39

A hostage negotiator, an ambassador, a nuclear envoy: Who might replace Bolton? One potential candidate to replace John Bolton as national security adviser is an official who was once responsible for helping Sarah Palin understand foreign policy....
2019-09-13, 03:26

Ransomware attack on Baltimore continues to hold the city hostage Earlier this month, hackers successfully deployed a piece of ransomware that, for about two weeks now, has effectively shut down a range of key public services in the city of Baltimore. All told, the ransomware in question has locked down approximately 10,000 government computers. The hackers respon...
2019-05-23, 00:00

American ex-hostage mom said husband Joshua Boyle was a Taliban sympathizer American ex-hostage mom Caitlan Coleman confessed in a new interview that her husband Joshua Boyle not only routinely abused her — but he was also a Taliban sympathizer, according to a new report. Coleman claimed that Boyle gave her “no choice” but to accompany him to Afghanistan, where he abu...
2019-05-29, 22:13

Italian hostage freed after 3 years in Syria returns home MILAN (AP) — Italy’s defense minister says an Italian who had been held hostage in Syria for three years has been released and returned to Italy. Defense Minister Elisabetta Trenta late Wednesday confirmed Alessandro Sandrini’s arrival at Rome’s Ciampino airport and thanked Italian...
2019-05-23, 12:39

Boris Johnson is a hostage in No 10. No wonder he fears a long contest | Zoe Williams Now that Labour has refused to rise to the prime minister’s bait, his project lies cruelly exposed in all its absurdityBoris Johnson’s strategy is coming apart. He had no plan for a deal. He promised not to call a general election. He feared the consequences of no deal. So in an ideal world, which i...
2019-09-05, 17:52

Ex-Taliban hostage tells court he hit wife with broom handle because ‘she enjoyed it’ A Canadian man who with his American wife was held hostage by the Taliban for five years in Afghanistan reportedly testified that he only struck her with a broom handle because she asked to be spanked, as his sexual assault trial continued Tuesday....
2019-09-11, 19:26

Kamala Harris: Trump holding 'America's infrastructure hostage' over Dem investigations California senator and 2020 Democratic candidate Kamala Harris accused President Trump of holding "America's infrastructure hostage" after scrapping his White House meeting with Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday. ...
2019-05-23, 15:39

Florida City Votes to Pay Off Criminals Holding Computer Systems Hostage The leaders of Riviera Beach, Florida, this week voted to authorize a payment of $600,000 to criminals who crippled the city’s computer system after targeting its police department with ransomware.Read more......
2019-06-21, 03:01

Friday Football Fever (Aug. 8, 2019) – High School Football highlights in So. AZ TUCSON – “Week 0” in high school football is in the books. Here’s the first Friday Football Fever of 2019: HERE ARE THE FINAL SCORES FROM FRIDAY, AUG. 23, 2019 -Canyon Del Oro (CDO) beat Flowing Wells 59-0 -Tucson High beat Phoenix Maryvale 43-0 -Sierra Vista Buena beat Cata...
2019-08-24, 17:13

Trump picks Robert O’Brien, U.S. hostage negotiator, as national security adviser O'Brien, currently a presidential envoy for hostage affairs at the U.S. Department of State, has a long history in Republican foreign policy circles....
2019-09-18, 16:52

Brazil police sniper kills armed man holding dozens hostage on bus in Rio de Janeiro A Brazilian police sniper fatally shot an armed man who held dozens of people hostage on a public bus in Rio de Janeiro after a four-hour standoff, officials said....
2019-08-20, 17:52

Brazil Police End Hostage Situation, Shoot Man Who Hijacked Bus Carrying 37 Passengers in Rio de Janeiro (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Rio de Janeiro’s state governor says an armed man who took 37 people hostage on a bus has died after being shot by police following a four-hour long standoff. Gov. Wilson Witzel said the hostages were freed after Tuesday’s incident. The man armed with a gun and a...
2019-08-20, 16:52

Philippine military says Dutch hostage has been killed by Muslim militants during gunbattle with troops MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine military says Dutch hostage has been killed by Muslim militants during gunbattle with troops. The post Philippine military says Dutch hostage has been killed by Muslim militants during gunbattle with troops appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-05-31, 09:13

Canada: trial of Taliban hostage accused of abusing wife resumes after delay Joshua Boyle faces 19 charges including sexual assaultBoyle and wife Caitlan Coleman spent five years in captivityThe trial of Joshua Boyle, the former hostage of a Taliban-linked group in Afghanistan who was accused of violence against his wife, has resumed after the court ruled it would hear testi...
2019-07-04, 01:26

Trump taps hostage negotiator Robert C. O'Brien as new national security director The US' chief hostage negotiator is Trump's pick to replace John Bolton as national security adviser. The lawyer Robert O'Brien has a history of foreign policy consultancy....
2019-09-19, 00:26

Trump faces critics over Mexico deal called 'hostage-taking' by ex-WTO chief Pascal Lamy: tariff threats are against spirit of diplomacy Pelosi slams ‘tantrums’ while New York Times questions dealThe immigration agreement imposed on Mexico by Donald Trump under the threat of punitive tariffs is a victory for “hostage-taking” over international rules, a former head of the Wor...
2019-06-09, 01:39

West Ham women's football team appoints first skin consultant in history of football Dr Raul Cetto has been appointed on a part-time basis "to offer insight and expertise into caring for their skin whilst working a high-octane job to help protect and perfect their skin"...
2019-08-06, 23:52

Early Highlights from Flowing Wells High football game vs. Amphi (Friday Football Fever) Amphi gets the first score as J. Campos (as listed on roster) scores the first touchdown of the night between Amphi at Flowing Wells!#FridayFootballFever @KVOA pic.twitter.com/j8LbzGTTm3 — Paul Cicala (@PaulCicala) September 14, 2019 Flowing Wells High dodges a bullet as their fumble flows o...
2019-09-14, 06:00

What is the most unusual non-football event staged at a football stadium? | The Knowledge Plus: passmasters, players to score in the top four divisions and a deaf footballerMail us your questions or tweet @TheKnowledge_GU“What is the most unusual non-football event to be staged at a football ground?” asks Zara Wildoom.The answer to this is as strange as you’d expect. In 1970, and just be...
2019-08-28, 18:26

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Running back tells revealed by Pro Football Focus grades Pro Football Focus has experts grading every play of every game, and the results from last season can be surprising and illuminating for Fantasy players....
2019-07-31, 19:13

NBCUniversal, National Football League and Carrie Underwood sued over Sunday Night Football theme song Football fans, are you ready for some litigation?! Per Yahoo! News, a group of songwriters have filed a federal lawsuit against NBCUniversal, the National Football League, Carrie Underwood, and others for allegedly plagiarizing a song originally posted on YouTube for their Sunday Night Football open...
2019-06-20, 19:52

Macri, Judiciary using Florencia Kirchner as hostage to stifle CFK candidacy: Alberto Fernández alleges 'Cristina Kirchner is the best candidate' to defeat President Mauricio Macri at the October presidential election, her former Cabinet Chief Alberto Fernández says....
2019-05-21, 15:26

Football quiz: the many managers of Chelsea Football Club Who won the World Cup? Who played a final? Who liked eggs?How many Italians have managed Chelsea since they last had a (permanent) English manager?TwoFourSixEightChelsea have played in the top flight since 1989. Which manager earned them promotion that year, winning the Division Two title with a hug...
2019-06-19, 15:13

Nick Buoniconti's Football Life And Football Death The Many Lives of Nick Buoniconti, the HBO documentary about the Hall of Fame linebacker who died this week at the age of 78, begins with several breathtaking shots of Buoniconti’s stately mansion in the Hamptons, just as Buoniconti makes his way out the front door, onto the porch, and into a wicker...
2019-08-03, 03:00

The Football Show: Football might finally be coming home "Ben Snowball and Marcus Foley discuss England’s strong start to the Women’s World Cup, take VAR to task and debate the USA’s celebration controversy."...
2019-06-15, 11:13

French President Emmanuel Macron announces creation of French space force On the eve of Bastille Day celebrations, Emmanuel Macron announced the creation of a French space force command within the French air force.        ...
2019-07-13, 23:26

French President Macron announces creation of French space force On the eve of Bastille Day celebrations, Emmanuel Macron announced the creation of a French space force command within the French air force.        ...
2019-07-13, 21:52

French police suicide rate climbs, French govt is flummoxed Three riot police officers, a police commander, a police academy teacher — all are among eight French police officers who have killed themselves recently, raising the number to 64 so far this year....
2019-08-18, 09:52

Doubts persist over Trump attendance at French G7 summit: French official U.S. President Donald Trump did not confirm he would attend August's summit of the G7 group of rich nations in southwestern France city of Biarritz when he met President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday, a French official said....
2019-06-06, 23:39

Disney Channel star Joshua Rush says he's bisexual, talks 'internalized homophobia' Disney Channel star Joshua Rush, who plays the network's first gay teen, came out as bisexual on Twitter.        ...
2019-08-07, 03:13

Trump names hostage envoy Robert O'Brien as national security adviser, replacing Bolton President Trump on Wednesday named the State Department's hostage envoy Robert C. O’Brien as his fourth national security adviser, replacing John Bolton, who was ousted from the administration last week....
2019-09-18, 18:00

French tennis star Nicolas Mahut shares heartwarming moment with son on court after French Open loss French tennis star Nicolas Mahut shared a touching moment with his son moments after he lost in the third round of the French Open on Friday to Argentina’s Leonardo Mayer....
2019-06-06, 17:52

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER highlights: High school football Friday, Sept. 6 final scores TUCSON- Final scores from Week Three of Friday Football Fever: Sabino 13, Sahuaro 47 Santa Rita 48, San Carlos 0 Tombstone 15, San Manuel 26 Pusch Ridge Christian 0, Walden Grove 27 Palo Verde 14, Sahuarita 53 Mountain View 13, Higley 38 Ironwood Ridge 20, Millennium 35 Flowing Wells 7, Palm Desert ...
2019-09-07, 09:26

Man United held 1-1 by 10-man Southampton in EPL Manchester United will head into the international break with just one win from its opening four games in the English Premier League after being held to a 1-1 draw at Southampton       ...
2019-08-31, 18:39

Pelosi says she would have held Lewandowski in contempt ‘right then and there’ No witness should be able to treat members of Congress like Trump’s former campaign manager did during a Tuesday hearing, the House speaker said during a huddle with lawmakers....
2019-09-19, 07:00

Informational pickets held nationwide by RNs TUCSON – A nationwide informational picket was held Tuesday in front of numerous hospitals. Here in Tucson, there were two one this morning at St. Joseph’s Hospital, this afternoon at St. Mary’s. Both are part of the Carondolet Health Network. Picketing were registered nurses who are members of the ...
2019-05-29, 03:26

Hamilton "does not know" how he held off Verstappen for Monaco win Formula 1 championship leader Lewis Hamilton says he does not know how he won the Monaco Grand Prix after getting to "38 laps to go with no tyres left"...
2019-05-27, 01:26

Switzerland Is Held Captive By Its Big Neighbor With the ECB set to cut rates, the Swiss will have little choice but to go even deeper into negative territory. The SNB is a price-taker, not a price-maker. ...
2019-08-14, 17:13

Ex-Filipino top diplomat says he’s being held at HK airport MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A former Philippine foreign secretary who accused Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against humanity before the International Criminal Court says he was barred from immediately entering Hong Kong and held at the airport for unclear reasons. Former Foreign Secretary Al...
2019-06-21, 05:00

Oklahoma man: ‘Church mob held me down to pray the gay away’ A gay man from Oklahoma says he was held down by a group of churchgoers who tried to pray away his sexuality — a disturbing claim that has sparked a police investigation. At least a dozen congregants of First Assembly of God Church in Blackwell, Oklahoma, allegedly surrounded Sean Cormie and h...
2019-09-18, 10:39

Three Australians Are Being Held in Iran, Government Says The Australian government said it was providing consular assistance to the families of those detained, and it reminded travelers that they risk arbitrary detention when visiting Iran....
2019-09-11, 17:00

Protest held against suspension of UK parliament People demonstrate at Parliament Square and outside Downing Street against Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend Parliament.        ...
2019-08-30, 09:26

Interfaith service held for Former Gov. Blanco Hundreds of people assembled at the Louisiana Capitol to honor the service of former Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, the state's first and only female governor. (Aug. 22)        ...
2019-08-23, 00:00

First-ever Bike to Work Day held in Lethbridge Environment Lethbridge held its first-ever Bike to Work Day on Monday, encouraging citizens to ditch their cars for a more environmentally friendly option....
2019-06-04, 05:39

A $1,500 drug that claims to cure jet lag has been held up by the FDA (VNDA) Shannon Stapleton/Reuters Jet lag sufferers take note: a drug designed to treat the condition has been delayed by the US Food and Drug Administration. Vanda Pharmaceuticals, which is developing the medicine, said it received the response on Friday, but plans to continue working to get the drug app...
2019-08-19, 23:52

Memorial held for tow truck driver killed in hit and run TUCSON — Dozens of tow truck drivers came together for a procession on the west side Sunday to honor one of their own. Richard Struble was killed in a hit and run earlier this month. “Oh my god my heart is bursting with love and joy,” Struble’s fiance Mary Brejak said. . On t...
2019-06-24, 08:00

4th Annual Juneteenth Celebration Held In Lexington LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – On Saturday people gathered in Lexington for the annual Juneteenth celebration. Organizers say it’s about remembering the past, and also building a stronger community for the future. The event was held at the Memorial Art Garden. Juneteenth is a celebration of t...
2019-06-23, 06:13

Stablecoins like Libra must be held to highest standards: G7 Stablecoins like Facebook's Libra can foster financial inclusion but they must be held "to the highest regulatory standards" to ensure that they aren't used to launder money and that users are protected, a Group of Seven taskforce on the issue concluded....
2019-07-18, 21:52

Memorial held for WWII Veteran Pilot TUCSON-On Saturday, a World War II Veteran is being remembered for his service. The memorial was held at the Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Marana. Ferman Miller served in WWII as a B-17 and a B-29 pilot putting in 20 years of Air Force service with an additional 23 years at the Federal Aviat...
2019-08-11, 06:39

J&K Polls Will Be Held After Delimitation Of Constituencies: JP Nadda Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) working president J P Nadda on Sunday said that the elections in Jammu and Kashmir would be held only after the delimitation of the constituencies....
2019-09-15, 23:13

How Djokovic held tough to beat Federer The longest men's final in Wimbledon history was settled by its first ever fifth-set tiebreak -- here's how Novak Djokovic secured his fifth crown in London....
2019-07-14, 21:52

Toy drive held in honor of baby Gabriel TUCSON – A toy drive was held on Sunday in honor of a baby whose life ended way too short. Baby Gabriel Torres-Shelby was killed in a crash off Mission and Irvington last April. His parents say the other vehicle was going 95 miles per hour. Sunday would have been his second birthday. “I&...
2019-08-28, 15:13

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich held in Leipzig Early on in the season, Julian Nagelsmann's undefeated RB Leipzig side took on the defending champions Bayern Munich. In a thrilling, end-to-end game, there was somehow no winner. Both goalkeepers impressed....
2019-09-14, 22:26

First LGBTI job fair held in India after gay ban lifted An LGBTI job fair, billed by organizers as the first such event in India, attracted more than 250 people on Friday looking for employment with companies including Intel, Goldman Sachs and Uber....
2019-07-13, 11:39

Deputies: Woman Held Against Her Will In A Tent In Laurel Co. LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man was arrested after deputies say his girlfriend was hiding from him with the help of Walmart employees after he had kept her held against her will for days. Deputies say that the boyfriend was walking around the store looking for the victim. She was hiding wit...
2019-06-14, 05:39

Polish president wants parliamentary election held on Oct.13 Poland’s president says he wants the country’s parliamentary election to be held on Oct. 13 after a short campaign season but still needs approval for that from the state electoral body...
2019-08-02, 21:39

Groundbreaking Held For Habitat For Humanity Home LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Another Lexington family is about to benefit from the generosity of the community. Mona Ashby said that she wanted to become a homeowner at least by the age of 50. The dream once seemed unattainable, but has become a reality within a matter of months. LEX 18 has partne...
2019-05-23, 20:13

Accountant had 1,700 upskirting images when held in Topshop An accountant caught trying to take upskirt films of female shoppers at Topshop in Oxford Street had a stash of 1,700 similar clips and images on his mobile phone, a court was told....
2019-07-16, 14:52

National Memorial Day parade held in Washington The weather was great for the crowds that came out for the National Memorial Day parade held in Washington.        ...
2019-05-28, 06:13

Why isn’t YouTube held accountable for the actions of its stars? The debate surrounding YouTube's responsibilities about the content it hosts has reignited after yet more controversy. The Google-owned video service whiffed when initially asked to discipline a creator clearly violating its policies on acceptable be......
2019-06-06, 17:52

Man arrested in Amber Alert held on $1M bond TUCSON – The man arrested in connection to Monday’s Amber Alert will be held on a $1 million bond, officials say. On Sunday, 18-year-old Miguel Rodriguez-Perez reportedly kidnapped 17-year-old Sandra Rios-Chavez from the parking lot of her place of work in Jerome County, Idaho. Police lo...
2019-05-22, 01:39

Man held in Spain over attempt to smuggle cocaine under his wig When suspect removed wig officers found 503g of cocaine glued to his headPolice at Barcelona airport have arrested a Colombian man suspected of trying to smuggle half a kilo of cocaine into Spain concealed under his wig.Officers noted that the passenger, who had arrived on a flight from Bogotá, seem...
2019-07-16, 17:13

First Ever Personal War On Drugs Event Held In Lee County LEE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – On Saturday hundreds of people came out in Lee County for the first annual Personal War On Drugs event. The gathering was held for families and friends who have lost loved ones to drug addiction… And for those who have loved ones currently dealing with addictio...
2019-06-30, 09:26

Inside Trump's Air Force One: 'It's like being held captive' President Donald Trump's visit to Tokyo this weekend kicks off a summer of global jet-setting that takes him to five separate countries -- and confines him to the presidential aircraft for more than 80 hours flying overseas....
2019-05-27, 08:26

Iran state TV: US resident held as spy to be released TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian state television is reporting that a U.S. permanent resident held for years in Tehran “will be released in the coming hours.” The report Monday on state TV’s website mirrored a report earlier carried by the semi-official Fars news agency about Nizar Zakk...
2019-06-10, 16:39

Barca held to surprise draw at Osasuna "Sixteen-year-old Ansu Fati became Barcelona\u0027s youngest ever La Liga goalscorer on Saturday but could not prevent his side stumbling to a surprise 2-2 draw at promoted Osasuna which left the champions with only four points after three games."...
2019-08-31, 21:13

Ice, Ice Maybe? Myanmar Cop Held For Crystal Meth Switch Drug experts believe Myanmar may now be the world's biggest meth producer, with jungle labs in ungovernable areas of Shan state churning out untold tonnes of ice and hundreds of millions of meth pills......
2019-06-04, 19:39

Memorial held for 5 Capital Gazette employees Journalists gathered in Annapolis, Maryland, for a memorial for the five Capital Gazette employees who were shot to death in their newsroom last year. (June 28)        ...
2019-06-29, 02:26

First gay pride rally held in North Macedonia In a landmark move, North Macedonia hosted its first ever Gay Pride Parade, with cabinet members and foreign diplomats joining LGBT activists in Skopje. Priests from various denominations attended a counter-rally....
2019-06-29, 17:39

Erdogan says Trump will not allow ties to be held 'captive' to S-400 row Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that he believes U.S. President Donald Trump will not allow ties between the two NATO allies to become captive to a dispute over Ankara's purchase of a Russian S-400 defense system....
2019-08-06, 14:52

How to Communicate With Your Boss A good working relationship with your manager is all about communication—but how can you ensure that you’re passing on the right information at the right time? In the best-case scenarios, managers will be clear about what they want to know and when they want to know it. Realistically, however, many ...
2019-08-21, 03:39

Your boss hates you. What do you do? You aren't always going to get along with everyone you work with, but when it comes to your boss, it's in your best interest to forge a good relationship....
2019-09-03, 23:52

Nearly 1,000 Murder Suspects Held In Brazil Police Operation Brazilian police carried out a giant anti-murder operation in nearly every state of the country Tuesday, arresting 968 suspects in one day, according to the National Council of Civilian Police Chiefs....
2019-05-29, 03:26

Three Australians, two of them dual British citizens, held in Iran Two British-Australian women believed to be in prison, while location of Australian man is unknownThree Australian citizens – two of whom also hold British passports – have been arrested and detained in Iran.A female British-Australian academic who has been teaching at a university in Australia was ...
2019-09-11, 13:52

Employee of U.K. Consulate in Hong Kong Held in China A Hong Kong citizen working for the British consulate in the partly autonomous Chinese city never returned from an Aug. 8 trip for a conference across the border in Shenzhen....
2019-08-20, 15:26

Australia lobbies for release of three citizens held by Iran Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne said she met last week with her Iranian counterpart, seeking to secure release of three citizens held by Tehran....
2019-09-13, 05:39

Fate of Iranian supertanker held by Gibraltar to be decided A court hearing in Gibraltar on Thursday could pave the way for the release of an Iranian super tanker after Iran said Britain would soon release the vessel....
2019-08-14, 03:39

Beach clean-ups held worldwide for World Oceans Day With the oceans facing threats such as plastic pollution and global warming, World Oceans Day aims to raise awareness with a series of events. A healthy world ocean is critical to our survival, organizers say....
2019-06-08, 15:00

Blast causes deaths in Syria's rebel-held Afrin A car bomb killed 11 people and wounded many others on Thursday in the Syrian city of Afrin which Turkish-backed rebel groups captured from Kurdish fighters last year, medical sources and a war monitor said....
2019-07-11, 11:26

National Games To Be Held From October 20 To November 4 Next Year: IOA Non-completion of the requisite infrastructure in Goa has been one of the reasons behind the multiple delay in hosting the Games, the last edition of which was held in Jharkhand in 2011....
2019-08-31, 19:52

Joe Biden asked for a pen. Then he reversed a position he’d held for four decades. The former vice president’s flip on taxpayer funding for abortions came after internal discussions and outside pressure on an issue that is one of several that may pose similar problems for him....
2019-06-08, 09:13

Lebanese man held in Iran expected to go home on Tuesday Lebanon's general security chief Abbas Ibrahim told Reuters on Monday that Lebanese detainee Nizar Zakka, who has U.S. residency, would be freed by Iran on Tuesday and that Ibrahim would return with him to Lebanon....
2019-06-10, 22:26

Jury: Man held stepdaughter for 18 years, fathered 9 kids MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) — A federal jury has convicted a 64-year-old man accused of kidnapping his stepdaughter and holding her captive for 19 years in Mexico and elsewhere while fathering her nine children. Court records indicate jurors found Henri Michelle Piette guilty on June 6 of kidnapping and tr...
2019-06-13, 19:52

Teenagers held over homophobic attack on two women on London bus Couple say they were assaulted after refusing to kiss at request of group of young menA homophobic assault on two women on a bus that left them needing hospital treatment has been labelled a “disgusting, misogynistic attack” by the London mayor, Sadiq Khan.The attack happened in the early hours of 3...
2019-06-07, 21:26

NYC protest held against teen vaping after CDC expresses concerns Protesters of teen vaping began to march Tuesday outside JUUL offices in New York City, days after a U.S. government agency announced it was looking into lung illnesses possibly associated with the practice....
2019-08-21, 01:39

| 300 migrants 'still held in Libya centre' hit by deadly raid Around 300 migrants are still being held in the detention centre in Libya where more than 44 people were killed in an air strike, the International Organization for Migration said....
2019-07-05, 11:26

Playdate's tiny hand-held with a crank is big on charm Three months ago, Panic Inc. revealed that it's been working on a curious product: a hand-held game system called the Playdate, priced at $149. You may recognize Panic as the company behind popular Mac software like Transmit and Coda, or perhaps......
2019-08-29, 10:26

World Oceans Day: Beach cleanups held worldwide With the oceans facing threats such as plastic pollution and global warming, World Oceans Day aims to raise awareness with a series of events. A healthy world ocean is critical to our survival, organizers say....
2019-06-08, 23:52

‘Humanitarian corridor’ out of rebel-held Idlib goes unused Syrian state media is reporting that government troops have opened a secured corridor to allow residents of the last rebel-held stronghold to leave but no one came out...
2019-09-14, 14:00

Man held in Detroit deaths charged with separate assault DETROIT (AP) — Prosecutors have charged a Detroit man who police call a “person of interest” in the deaths of three women with sexually assaulting a separate woman. Wayne County prosecutors said Monday that 34-year-old Deangelo Martin was charged with criminal sexual conduct and assault ...
2019-06-10, 18:52

Brazil, Already Held Together With Scotch Tape, Will Now Be Without Marta For At Least A Game If the Brazilians are going to start off their World Cup on the right foot, they’re going to do it without the six-time player of the year. Brazil manager Vadao has announced that Marta will miss Sunday’s tie with Jamaica as she recovers from a left thigh injury....
2019-06-08, 20:13

At least 10 held for flying drones in restricted airspace at Heathrow A number of environmental activists were arrested in London Friday for trying to fly drones in restricted airspace at Heathrow Airport -- a protest authorities called a serious safety risk, punishable by life in prison....
2019-09-13, 23:39

Australian student held a week, released by NKorea An Australian student released after a week in detention in North Korea arrived Thursday in Tokyo, after saying to reporters "very good" before leaving Beijing but without saying what happened. (July 4)        ...
2019-07-04, 20:13

First Meet Of Council Of Ministers Of New Government To Be Held Tomorrow The first meeting of the new council of ministers will be held on Wednesday in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to outline the roadmap of his government, sources said Tuesday....
2019-06-11, 12:26

NYC judge orders R. Kelly held without bond on sex charges A New York City federal judge on Friday ordered singer R. Kelly held without bond on sex trafficking charges, agreeing with prosecutors that the entertainer is a flight risk and a danger to the community....
2019-08-03, 01:39

Ex-education secretary, 5 others held in Puerto Rico probe Puerto Rico’s former secretary of education and 5 other people have been arrested on charges of steering federal money to unqualified, politically connected contractors...
2019-07-10, 19:00

British-Australian woman held in Iran named A British-Australian woman being held in an Iranian jail has been named as a Melbourne academic who published books on the 2011 Arab uprisings and authoritarian governments....
2019-09-14, 22:52

Iran Demands Return of Tanker Held in Gibraltar Iran demanded the immediate release of one of its tankers impounded with the help of British forces in Gibraltar, an incident that has angered Tehran and exacerbated tensions between Iran and Western countries....
2019-07-05, 18:26

Funeral service held for 2 of Cyprus killer’s 7 victims NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Senior Greek Orthodox priests have presided at the funeral service of a mother and daughter who were among the seven people a military officer confessed to killing in Cyprus. The service for 36-year-old Livia Florentina Bunea and her 8-year-old daughter, Elena Natalia Bunea, w...
2019-06-13, 19:52

Funeral service held for 2 of Cyprus killer's 7 victims Senior Greek Orthodox priests have presided at the funeral service of a mother and daughter who were among the seven people a military officer confessed to killing in Cyprus....
2019-06-13, 20:52

Trump's pick to head FAA held up by whistleblower lawsuit A Senate committee is delaying the confirmation of President Donald Trump's pick to run the Federal Aviation Administration to look into claims made about the nominee, Stephen Dickson, in a whistleblower lawsuit....
2019-06-06, 22:39

Closing arguments to be held in border activist’s trial TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Attorneys are scheduled to deliver closing statements on Friday in the criminal trial against a humanitarian aid volunteer who says he was fulfilling his duty to help others when he encountered two migrants near the U.S.-Mexico border. The trial against 36-year-old Scott Daniel ...
2019-06-07, 09:39

Norway mosque shooting suspect can be held for four weeks A man suspected of shooting at people inside a Norwegian mosque on Saturday, and of killing his stepsister, can be held in police custody for four weeks while the case is being investigated, the Oslo District Court ruled on Monday....
2019-08-12, 17:13

Counting For 6 Mumbai Seats To Be Held At 3 Locations Across City The counting of polled EVMs of six parliamentary constituencies in Mumbai is going to be held on May 23 at three locations across the city - NESCO Complex Goregaon, Udayanchal School Vikhroli and New......
2019-05-22, 23:13

Bible, other items kept from ex-Texas nurse held in deaths SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A Texas judge has sided with prosecutors in withholding a Bible, letters and other personal items from a former nurse suspected of killing dozens of children. Bexar County prosecutors argued in court Wednesday that 68-year-old Genene Jones’ writings in her Bible and other do...
2019-05-23, 18:13

Man held in woman’s shooting death at Chicago Walgreens CHICAGO (AP) — A man charged in the fatal shooting of a 46-year-old woman inside a Chicago Walgreens has been ordered held without bond. WLS-TV reports that Louis Hicks appeared Friday in court on a murder charge. The 33-year-old Hicks also is charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. The Co...
2019-06-21, 23:39

Frank Lampard wants Chelsea to be tougher after being held by Leicester • Lampard is still waiting for his first competitive win in charge• Rodgers feels Leicester deserved victory at Stamford BridgeFrank Lampard said that Chelsea have to be tougher and show more personality after they failed to repel an impressive fightback from Leicester.Lampard is still waiting for h...
2019-08-19, 10:52

In Pakistan-Held Kashmir, Growing Calls for Independence An emboldened independence movement in Pakistan-held Kashmir has the government on edge, emerging as the state tries to rein in anti-India militants....
2019-09-19, 13:26

Busy Philipps on abortion: ‘Women have held on to a lot of this shame’ The actor and author who recently testified before Congress on why she got an abortion discusses the power in being vocal about uncomfortable experiencesBusy Philipps’ big dreams for the stage never included testifying before Congress about why she got an abortion at age 15. But with more and more U...
2019-06-22, 08:00

Free CPR courses being held this week at two local hospitals TUCSON – It is National Emergency Medical Services Week and to celebrate Carondelet Hospitals are hosting free CPR training. There will be two training sessions this week: Tuesday, May 21 – St. Joseph’s Hospital 8 a.m. to Noon. Thursday, May 23 – St. Mary’s Hospital 8 a.m. to Noon. The CPR tra...
2019-05-21, 19:52

Held back from EU by Croatia, refugees stuck in Bosnia Officials near Bosnia's border with Croatia feel abandoned by the federal government and the international community. With shelters bursting at the seams with people trapped in limbo, they're taking drastic measures....
2019-06-22, 18:13

A secret safe in a basement held $3.5M in gold certificates. Now who gets them? Elaine Palmer always told her granddaughter her antique money would be worth something. The problem was no one knew where it was.        ...
2019-05-24, 05:52

Alabama boy, 14, held in murders of his family of 5 after confessing, investigators say A 14-year-old boy who told Alabama deputies he was in the basement when he heard gunshots upstairs has been charged Tuesday with murdering his parents and three younger brothers and sisters, authorities said....
2019-09-04, 00:39

| Ajax held away to PAOK in Champions League qualifying Last season's Champions League semi-finalists Ajax recovered to earn a draw on their trip to PAOK Thessaloniki in the first leg of the third qualifying round....
2019-08-07, 02:00

Service held for Tucson businessman George Kalil TUCSON- Funeral services were held today for Tucson businessman and Wildcat fan, George Kalil. Kalil died last week at the age of 81. Services were held at Saint Peter and Paul Catholic Church and he was buried at Holy Hope Cemetery. Kalil was president of Kalil Bottling company and a booster for Ar...
2019-07-19, 07:39

1 critically injured, 1 held after shooting in Boone County BOONE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Cincinnati man was fighting for his life after being shot overnight in Boone County. The Boone County Sheriff’s Department said 46-year-old Michael Holbrook was in critical condition with life-threatening injuries. Police charged 47-year-old Larry Herald II...
2019-06-30, 14:00

Funeral service held for 86 Muslims killed by Serbs Several thousand people have attended a mass funeral service in northwestern Bosnia for 86 Muslims who were slain by the Serbs in one of the worst killings of the country’s 1992-95 war...
2019-07-20, 17:26

Russia to Release First Whales Held in ‘Jail’ for Months After intervention by President Vladimir V. Putin, nearly 100 orcas and belugas will be released where they were caught with the intention of being sold to theme parks....
2019-06-20, 18:26

Ex-Philippine judge says she was held at Hong Kong airport A former Philippine Supreme Court justice who once accused Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against humanity before the International Criminal Court says she was barred for hours from entering Hong Kong for unspecified reasons....
2019-05-21, 14:32

| Bale, James start, but Madrid held by Valladolid Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez started together for the first time in over two years, but Real Madrid were denied victory after a late equaliser by Real Valladolid....
2019-08-25, 02:00

Suspects in case of missing Connecticut mom each held on $500,000 bond Two people arrested in connection with the disappearance of Connecticut mother Jennifer Dulos appeared in court Monday as authorities released details of evidence gathered from searches and surveillance video last month....
2019-06-04, 02:39

The Latest: Witness in Mueller investigation held overnight ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of George Nader, who provided grand jury testimony to special counsel Robert Mueller (all times local): 7:30 p.m. A man who provided grand jury testimony to special counsel Robert Mueller is being detained overnight after his arrest on child pornograph...
2019-06-04, 02:13

Donald Trump freezes assets held by Venezuela in US The US president's move is his latest gambit to oust counterpart Nicolas Maduro from power. Meanwhile, Colombia says it will grant citizenship to babies born there to Venezuelan parents and thus at risk of statelessness....
2019-08-06, 09:52

Man Arrested After Officials Say He Falsely Reported Someone Being Held At Gunpoint LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Laurel County sheriff’s office says that a man was arrested and taken into custody after they say he falsely reported an incident. According to a post to their Facebook page, sheriff’s officials say that deputies were dispatched to Lisowe Lane to r...
2019-06-19, 17:01

Vigil for Mackenzie Lueck held at University of Utah The University of Utah campus will hold a vigil Monday evening commemorating student Mackenzie Lueck, who police say was killed two weeks ago.        ...
2019-07-02, 06:26

Colt McCoy to be held out of Redskins’ preseason opener Washington will rest its veteran quarterback, who broke his leg last season, for precautionary reasons, leaving more opportunities for Case Keenum and Dwayne Haskins....
2019-08-07, 19:39

AOL held talks to buy YouTube, Facebook in 2006, ex-CEO reveals Former AOL CEO Jon Miller revealed to CNBC that he held talks to acquire both YouTube and Facebook in 2006 but never got support from the Time Warner board to close the deals....
2019-08-16, 12:26

Car blast hits rebel-held north Syria A car bomb exploded in a north Syrian town held by Turkey-backed rebels on Sunday, killing at least 10 people, rescue workers and medics said, after a war monitor had reported blasts hitting other insurgent-held areas in the northwest....
2019-06-03, 06:01

New Rio track layout revealed but no F1 race to be held before 2021 A definitive layout has been revealed for the planned Rio de Janeiro circuit that wants to take over Formula 1's Brazilian Grand Prix slot, but only once Interlagos's deal expires...
2019-05-21, 18:26

Pelosi says Corey Lewandowski deserves to be held in contempt Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday that Corey Lewandowski deserved to be held in contempt of Congress for his combative performance before the House Judiciary Committee, where the former Trump campaign manager repeatedly refused to answer questions about his testimony to special counsel Robert M...
2019-09-19, 15:52

12 Israelis Are Held in Cyprus Over Rape of British Woman The attack was said to have occurred at a hotel in the resort town of Ayia Napa, where the woman and the suspects, some of whom are minors, were staying separately....
2019-07-18, 18:52

First mass to be held in the Notre Dame since April fire The Notre Dame cathedral is holding its first Mass since the April fire that ravaged the edifice's roof and caused its masterpiece spire to collapse....
2019-06-15, 14:13

At least 37 killed in airstrikes in rebel-held Syrian town At least 37 people have been killed in airstrikes on a busy market in a rebel-held town in northwestern Syria, according to opposition activists and a war monitor....
2019-07-23, 03:52

Millionaire Peter Chadwick held without bond after 4 years on the run A California judge on Wednesday ordered that millionaire fugitive Peter Chadwick be held without bail. Chadwick appeared in Santa Ana court for the first time after immigration authorities nabbed him near Puebla, Mexico, over the weekend. The 55-year-old Newport Beach real estate investor had been o...
2019-08-08, 00:52

Boy Held Crying Classmate's Hand On First Day Of School. Pic Is Viral While Conner stood alone in a corner, crying, on the first day of school, his classmate Christian Moore happened to glance at him. "Instead of overlooking him like most kids would have, he (Christian)......
2019-08-29, 07:13

Huawei executive says 'concerned' about Canadians held in China The Canadian unit of China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd sought to distance itself from the actions of the Chinese government on Monday, with a top local executive saying the company is worried about two Canadian men being held by Beijing....
2019-07-22, 22:13

5G Telecom Spectrum Auction to Be Held This Year, Prasad Says India will hold a mega spectrum auction for 5G and other radio waves in the current calendar year, and intends to start 5G trials in the next 100 days, the newly appointed Telecom Minister Ravi......
2019-06-03, 14:52

I applied for a job with my friend’s ex-boss Working for a friend’s ex-boss can be like dating a friend’s ex. It can work, but everyone has to be grown-ups and you need a clear view of the reasons why your friend left....
2019-08-24, 04:13

The New Ways Your Boss Is Spying on You It’s not just email. Employers are mining the data their workers generate to figure out what they’re up to, and with whom. There’s almost nothing you can do about it....
2019-07-19, 20:26

Huawei boss: UK 'won't say no to us' over 5G rollout Ren Zhengfei confident of UK deal with Chinese company, but security concerns remainThe founder and chief executive of Huawei has said Britain “won’t say no to us” over the Chinese firm’s involvement in the rollout of 5G mobile internet infrastructure.The UK is considering the inclusion of Huawei eq...
2019-08-16, 18:26

Buy Committee: Should My Boss Buy a Projector? Buy Committee, noted hard boiled egg enthusiast, scaffold art provocateur, and our own SVP of Business Development Ryan Brown needs your help....
2019-06-22, 04:26

How millennials taught me to be a better boss I’m 47, and the majority of my 100-plus staff was born between 1981 and 1999. Millennials are also my core customer at Haven’s Kitchen (the Chelsea cooking school, café, event venue I opened in 2012) as well as the main buyer of our latest venture, a line of fresh cooking sauces. I consider it my......
2019-06-23, 01:26

PlayStation boss: “We believe the streaming era is upon us.” Enlarge / PlayStation Now currently offers 780 streaming games, and Sony promises to expand that catalog significantly going forward. In a wide-ranging investor presentation that focused on Sony's future gaming plans, Sony Interactive Entertainment president and CEO Jim Ryan echoed comments from ...
2019-05-21, 18:26

Birthday party for special kitten to be held at local brewery TUCSON – Hunter, a fun-loving one-year-old kitten, will be searching for a forever home during an adoption event on Aug. 31. But, Hunter’s life wasn’t always filled with celebration. Hunter came to Lil Bit of Love Rescue one year ago, maggots on him and a wound on his hind end. Hunter was also...
2019-08-31, 14:52

The Cubs' Bullpen Is Currently Held Together With Scotch Tape And Sticky Tack The Cubs escaped what could have been a crushing loss by just a few feet on Monday night, leaving Wrigley with a 6-5 win over the A’s after leading 6-2 heading into the eighth inning. The final out in the top of the ninth came stressfully, as with two runners on and the A’s down by just one, Marcus...
2019-08-07, 16:13

‘They Cleaned Up Pretty Well.’ What Archeologists Found at the Farm Where Woodstock Was Held Most people were pleased in the summer of 1969 at how quickly the debris was cleared away following that summer’s Woodstock Music and Arts Festival in upstate New York. When half a million people descend on a single, 600-acre farm in the midst of a hot, rainy, muddy August, you can expect a me...
2019-08-01, 13:52

World's First Quad-Copter Race Held At Goodwood 2019 Come 2020 and we will see a full-fledged quadcopter racing series happening with 5 teams and 10 pilots. All participants will be flying the Airspeed Mk II quadcopter, which was also revealed at the......
2019-07-06, 15:26

Playboy model poses in tiniest bikini ever – as fans ask 'how is that being held on?' PLAYBOY model Daniella Chavez posed in skimpy swimwear. The Instagram star's followers couldn't believe the barely-there bikini could contain her curves....
2019-07-31, 19:52

India's Nagal exits US Open with head held high "Making a Grand Slam main draw debut against Roger Federer at a packed Arthur Ashe Stadium would have been overwhelming for many players but unheralded Indian Sumit Nagal handled the occasion like a seasoned veteran, earning a string of new admirers at the U.S. Open."...
2019-08-28, 01:39

Palestinian businessman, held after Bahrain workshop, freed: family The Palestinian Authority (PA) released a Palestinian businessman on Sunday it had arrested upon his return from a U.S.-led economic conference in Bahrain this week, his family and an official said....
2019-06-30, 14:52

American held in Russia on suspicion of being a spy sent back to jail for another two months Paul Whelan is still waiting for prosecutors to file a case against him, eight months after his arrest. He said in court that he was in pain and had been injured by jail guards....
2019-08-23, 21:39

Volkswagen breaks long-held McLaren F1 Goodwood record with ID. R The Volkswagen ID. R electric prototype has broken the 20-year record set by a McLaren Formula 1 car for the fastest run up the Goodwood Festival of Speed hillclimb...
2019-07-06, 00:00

Pension Processes, Farewells For Hundreds Of Police Personnel Held Up Hundreds of retirement and subsequent pension procedures for personnel of various Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) have been stuck since May 31 as the Ministry of Home Affairs is yet to take a......
2019-06-09, 20:39

Swedish woman held at Gatwick on suspicion of terror offence Arrest of 40-year-old after arrival from Italy understood to be related to Islamic StateA Swedish woman has been arrested at Gatwick airport on suspicion of committing a terrorism offence.The 40-year-old was held under terrorism laws just before 2.15pm on Thursday after arriving on a flight from Ita...
2019-07-05, 22:52

Can Floor Test Be Held Without Right To Issue Whip: Randeep Surjewala With the Karnataka Assembly all set for a floor test, the Congress Thursday asked how a confidence motion can be taken up when the power of a political party to issue a whip has been nullified by a......
2019-07-18, 22:26

One mom held a job fair for her kids because they continued to ask for a new cell phone and allowance iStock A mother's kids would not stop asking her for new cell phones, expensive outings, and more allowance. She decided to create a job fair for her kids, with opportunities ranging from "Kitchen Manager" to "Lead Housekeeper," and even made a "Mom's Credit Union." Her kids could list out their de...
2019-08-24, 01:39

Wife held against her will rescued after handing note to Domino’s worker A New Mexico woman being held against her will by her husband was rescued after she handed a note detailing her dire situation to a Domino’s Pizza worker, according to a report. The woman delivered the message at a Domino’s Pizza shop in Anthony, Texas on Monday night when her captor husband allowed...
2019-07-25, 07:01

Car bomb in rebel-held northern Syria kills 13 people Syrian opposition activists are reporting that a car bomb in a northern town held by Turkey-backed fighters has killed at least 13, and wounded dozens of people....
2019-06-02, 22:39

Turkey says six Turks held by Haftar in Libya, demands release Turkey said on Sunday that six of its citizens were being held by eastern Libyan forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar, and that the militia would become a "legitimate target" if they were not released immediately....
2019-06-30, 21:39

Man held after high-speed chase, crash in Laurel County LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Several law enforcement agencies teamed up to stop a fleeing suspect Friday evening. Authorities arrested 26-year-old Justin Donley of Georgia after a high-speed chase. The pursuit began just before 8:30 p.m. in London. Police said they attempted to pull over a ve...
2019-06-29, 17:13

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

Notorious subway perv held on $100,000 bail at Manhattan arraignment He won’t be riding the trains any time soon. The serial subway predator who’s been arrested more than 70 times — including on Friday for assaulting an off duty-traffic cop on an L train — was held on $100,000 bail at his Manhattan arraignment early Saturday morning. Paroled sex off...
2019-06-29, 15:26

Teenage girl and brother held like prisoners by London parents EXCLUSIVE: Children never enrolled in school ++++ They phoned NSPCC for help ++++ They were found pale and malnourished ++++ Failed by social services...
2019-05-30, 14:13

Kudlow says US-China trade talks to be held in person as soon as next week Kudlow later backed away slightly from his timeline, saying that the face-to-face talks would begin "soon" and that an announcement would be forthcoming....
2019-07-04, 01:01

Realme X Hate-to-Wait Sale to Be Held in India Today at 8pm Realme X was launched in India, and ahead of its first sale next week, the company is hosting a 'Hate-to-Wait' sale on Flipkart and Realme.com today....
2019-07-18, 08:13

Spanish police free women held in Marbella brothel Twenty-one people arrested as raid uncovers weapons and drugs at house on Costa del SolSpanish police have freed eight women who were being held captive in the basement of a brothel in Marbella and sexually exploited by a gang of pimps and drug dealers.The national police force said the investigatio...
2019-06-09, 18:00

Russia to U.S: Cancel extradition request for executive held in Italy Russia has demanded that the United States cancel a request to extradite a Russian state executive from Italy where he was arrested last month at Washington's request on suspicion of industrial espionage, calling it illegal....
2019-09-06, 17:13

Kids Held By Border Patrol Describe Disturbing Conditions CLINT, Texas (AP) — In a tiny Texas town about a half-hour drive from El Paso, a nondescript Border Patrol station operated for six years primarily as a hub for agents on patrol, drawing little scrutiny from immigration attorneys who have been loudly advocating against mass U.S. detention camps th...
2019-06-21, 23:39

Don McGahn expected to be held in contempt over refusal to testify – live The former White House counsel had been subpoenaed to appear before the House judiciary committee but Trump blocked his testimonySign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 2.47pm BST The House Judiciary Committee has an empty chair ready for former White House counsel Don McGahn, CNN repo...
2019-05-21, 16:00

CBP officials seize entire ship that held 20 tons of cocaine US Customs and Border Protection authorities recently seized the entire ship on which they discovered a whopping 20 tons of cocaine last month — the largest vessel seizure in the agency’s 230-year history, according to a new statement. Authorities executed a seizure warrant on the Fourth of July for...
2019-07-11, 01:00

Robert Mueller: The Enigma Who Held Trump's Fate In His Hands After nearly two years of leading one of the most politically charged investigations the United States has seen, into whether President Donald Trump and his campaign colluded with Russia, Robert......
2019-05-21, 18:52

Woodford Co. Man Held In Virginia On Child Sexual Exploitation Charges WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Kentucky State Police say a Woodford County man wanted on child sexual exploitation charges has been arrested in Virginia. Authorities said Don Lewis III was arrested Thursday evening by Fort Lee military police. Lewis was charged with one count of distributing ...
2019-06-22, 15:00

Blast kills 11, wounds many in Syria's rebel-held Afrin A car bomb killed 11 people and wounded many others on Thursday in the Syrian city of Afrin, which Turkey-backed rebels captured from Kurdish fighters last year, medical sources and a monitor said....
2019-07-12, 03:26

AOC blasts McConnell again: ‘Boys will be held accountable… starting with Mitch’ Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is continuing to throw Twitter jabs at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell over the “Team Mitch” cardboard cutout photo. Replying to a tweet from The Daily Beast that said McConnell’s campaign manager “essentially” said “boys will ...
2019-08-06, 23:52

Iran 'inching' toward place where talks could be held: Pentagon chief U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Friday that it appeared Iran was inching toward a place where talks could be held, days after U.S. President Donald Trump left the door open to a possible meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani....
2019-09-06, 20:52

Hannity tells Dems to 'Go for it' on impeachment, says Mueller should be 'held accountable' Fox News host Sean Hannity was in rare form on Wednesday evening's "Hannity," declaring "act one" over, in reaction to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's comments on the Russia investigation and also challenging Democrats to impeach President Trump....
2019-05-30, 05:39

Sister of former Pakistani president ordered held in graft probe Pakistani anti-corruption authorities ordered one of the leaders of the opposition Pakistan Peoples Party to be confined to her residence on Friday as they continued an anti-graft crackdown that critics say is aimed at stifling dissent....
2019-06-14, 18:13

Funeral held for West Point cadet who died in training NEW YORK (AP) — A West Point cadet killed during a training exercise has been laid to rest at the academy’s cemetery. The funeral for Christopher J. Morgan was held Saturday at the United States Military Academy. WABC-TV reports speakers included former president Bill Clinton. Morgan’s f...
2019-06-16, 10:26

Air strikes kill at least 32 in rebel-held city in Syria, rescuers say Air strikes on a popular market and residential neighborhoods killed at least 32 people and wounded dozens on Monday in an attack on one of the main opposition-held cities in northwestern Syria, rescuers and residents said....
2019-07-22, 17:52

Algerian partner of Germany’s VW held over graft allegations: state TV An Algerian court on Monday ordered the detention of Mourad Eulmi, head of family-owned firm SOVAC that is a partner of Germany's Volkswagen AG, on suspicion of corruption, state television reported....
2019-06-17, 17:52

Iran Released Some Crew Members Of Tanker Held By Them, Says Sweden Some of the crew of a Swedish-owned oil tanker held by Iran in the Gulf have been released, the Swedish foreign ministry said on Wednesday, weeks after it was taken amid heightened tensions in the......
2019-09-05, 02:53

Mexican Church Leader Held On $50 Million Bail In US For Sex Crimes The head of a Mexican-based church, which claims over 1 million followers worldwide, was ordered held on $50 million bail in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday on charges that included human......
2019-06-06, 11:00

Climate talks held as Arctic ice melts, concerns grow BERLIN (AP) — Diplomats and climate experts gathered Monday in Germany for U.N.-hosted talks on climate change amid growing public pressure for governments to act faster against global warming....
2019-06-17, 22:13

US woman held in Philippines after airport staff find baby in her bag An American woman is in custody in the Philippines after she allegedly tried to fly out of the country with a baby in her hand luggage, local authorities said....
2019-09-04, 09:52

Fake Notes With Face Value Of Rs 8L Seized, 1 Held In Maharashtra's Jalna Police arrested a 45-year-old man for allegedly cheating people on the pretext of offering them low interest loans and seized fake currency notes having face value of Rs 8 lakh from him in Jalna......
2019-06-13, 11:13

Hungary: Arrest hearing held for captain in deadly collision A court hearing is underway in Hungary to decide whether the captain of a river cruise ship should be arrested after his vessel collided on the Danube River with a sightseeing boat, killing seven South Korean tourists....
2019-06-01, 13:52

TVS Announces MotoSoul Bikers Festival; To Be Held In October 2019 TVS Motor Company will organise a biking festival called 'MotoSoul' which will be held in Vagator, Goa in October 2019. It will be the first of its kind effort from TVS and TVS Racing....
2019-08-02, 22:01

Missing NY woman held captive in truck for month before rescue A New York state woman was kidnapped and held captive for six weeks in a semi-truck on a cross-country trip before she was rescued, officials said. Amber Garrison, of Smyrna, was located by authorities at a general store Saturday in Stuart, Iowa, after she placed several 911 calls, according to the ...
2019-09-04, 23:26

Air strikes kill at least 20 in rebel-held city in Syria, rescuers say Air strikes on a popular market and residential neighborhoods killed at least 20 people and wounded dozens on Monday in an attack on one of the main opposition-held cities in northwestern Syria, rescuers and residents said....
2019-07-22, 10:52

Only 3 Of 429 Human Traffickers In Andhra, Bengal Held In 10 Years: Study Only three out of 429 human traffickers in Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal have been convicted in the past 10 years, according to a new study that analysed case documents such as chargesheets, FIRs and......
2019-09-03, 13:39

He kidnapped his stepdaughter, held her captive for 18 years, and fathered 9 kids A federal jury has convicted a 64-year-old man accused of kidnapping his stepdaughter, holding her captive, and fathering her nine children.        ...
2019-06-13, 23:13

Vigil held for Tennessee man shot by fugitive task force MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Relatives and friends of a Tennessee man who was fatally shot by U.S. Marshals during an attempted arrest have held a vigil for him. News outlets report that a large group of people gathered to remember the life of 20-year-old Brandon Webber in Memphis late Friday. Family membe...
2019-06-15, 05:13

Lucien Reid held to disputed draw by Brad Foster Brad Foster retains the British and Commonwealth titles against Lucien Reid in London. John Dennen reports from York Hall The post Lucien Reid held to disputed draw by Brad Foster appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 22:52

Amazon can be held liable for defective third-party seller products A court ruled against Amazon in a case that could expose the online retailer to lawsuits from customers who buy defective products from third-party vendors.Read More...
2019-07-04, 15:26

Tennis: Women's singles players who have held the No. 1 ranking in WTA history Every woman who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the WTA's computer rankings on November 3, 1975.        ...
2019-09-17, 01:39

Nokia Smartphone Launch to Be Held in India Today, Here's What to Expect The penta-lens camera setup Nokia 9 PureView smartphone is the only major Nokia-branded device that was announced at MWC 2019 but is yet to reach the Indian shores....
2019-06-06, 08:26

2020 BMW GS Trophy India Qualifier To Be Held In September 2019 Winners of next month's qualifiers will represent India at the 2020 BMW GS Trophy. The BMW International GS Trophy will be held in New Zealand in February 2020....
2019-08-10, 06:39

Funerals held for those killed in Dayton, El Paso mass shootings Investigators in Texas said a gunman opened fire at a Walmart on Aug. 3, targeting Mexicans and killing 22 people. Less than 24 hours later, another shooter killed nine people in a popular Dayton nightlife area....
2019-08-11, 13:26

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

Tennis: Men's singles players who have held the No. 1 ranking in ATP Tour history Every man who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the ATP Tour's rankings on August 23, 1973.        ...
2019-09-17, 01:39

Nelson Co. Sheriff: Pair Held After Chase In Stolen Truck NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Nelson County arrested a man and woman Friday on multiple charges after authorities said they fled police in a stolen truck. James T. Smith The Nelson County Sheriff’s Department arrested 29-year-old James T. Smith of Bardstown and 26-year-old Broo...
2019-06-15, 16:52

For residents of Syria's last rebel-held province, no place is safe The Syrian government's Idlib campaign has killed at least 160 civilians in recent weeks, according to the UN. No place is considered safe by the residents of the country's last opposition-held province....
2019-05-31, 13:39

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

Citywide Prayer Gathering held in Tucson Saturday night TUCSON — The event known as the Citywide Prayer Gathering took place last night in Tucson. People came together at the Reid Park band shell to participate in the event. Event organizers say those at the gathering were able to enjoy a spoken word artist, a dance team, live music, and more. Orga...
2019-08-26, 04:00

Private funeral mass held for granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy A private funeral mass was held on Monday for the 22-year-old granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy, who died last week after being found unresponsive at the family's compound in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts, a family spokesman said....
2019-08-06, 06:39

India's Nagal exits U.S. Open with head held high Making a Grand Slam main draw debut against Roger Federer at a packed Arthur Ashe Stadium would have been overwhelming for many players but unheralded Indian Sumit Nagal handled the occasion like a seasoned veteran, earning a string of new admirers at the U.S. Open....
2019-08-27, 12:00

Japan held to goalless draw by Argentina at Women’s World Cup Argentina held former champion Japan to a 0-0 draw Monday to earn its first ever point in the Women’s World Cup.Argentina lost its previous six World Cup matches in 2003 and 2007, and missed the 2011 and 2015 tournaments. Argentina had been outscored 33-2 in the six previous World Cup matches prior ...
2019-06-11, 05:39

Turkey's Erdogan says Khashoggi's killers will pay the price, be held accountable Those responsible for the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi will pay the price and be held accountable, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday, in response to a U.N. report on the killing....
2019-06-19, 22:00

Mexico court rules minors can’t be held at migrant center MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican court has ruled that authorities must stop detaining minors at a migrant center in Mexico City following the death of a 10-year-old Guatemalan girl there. Monday’s ruling also says children in other detention centers must be identified immediately and have access t...
2019-06-11, 04:26

Gareth Bale Scores Twice, Sent Off As Real Madrid Held By Villarreal Zinedine Zidane said in July it would be "best for everyone" if Gareth Bale left this summer but it was the Welshman's double that earned Real Madrid a point....
2019-09-02, 07:13

Last Rites Of Ex-Chief Minister RV Janakiraman Held In Tamil Nadu The last rites of former Puducherry Chief Minister and senior DMK leader RV Janakiraman, who died at a private hospital in Puducherry, were performed with full state honours at his native Alathur......
2019-06-11, 22:13

Teen held in Cyprus after being 'forced' to revoke rape claims A British teenager, who claimed she was gang raped in Ayia Napa, has been held in prison after police forced her to retract the allegations, a UK legal group has said....
2019-08-06, 05:13

Mexico court rules minors can't be held at migrant center A Mexican court has ruled that authorities must stop detaining minors at a migrant center in Mexico City following the death of a 10-year-old Guatemalan girl there....
2019-06-11, 02:39

Copa America: Host Brazil held by Venezuela to 0-0 draw SALVADOR, Brazil (AP) — Brazil followed a lackluster win over Bolivia with a scoreless draw against Venezuela in the Copa America on Tuesday, prompting more jeers from local fans. Brazil had two goals reversed by video review because of offside calls, one by Gabriel Jesus early in the second half an...
2019-06-19, 06:00

Haaland stars with hat-trick for Salzburg, Barca held by Dortmund "RB Salzburg thrash Genk 6-2 thanks to a Erling Braut Haaland hat-trick, while 16-year-old Ansu Fati started in Barcelona\u0027s goalless draw with Borussia Dortmund."...
2019-09-18, 07:26

Funeral Mass Held For Granddaughter Of Robert F. Kennedy In Massachusetts A private funeral mass was held on Monday for the 22-year-old granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy, who died last week after being found unresponsive at the family's compound in Hyannis Port,......
2019-08-06, 04:39

Third Red for Ed walk-in of the month held amid release of budget details TUCSON – For the third time this month, Red for Ed activists in Tucson held ‘walk-ins’ Wednesday morning. “We’re here to remind our legislators that Red for Ed is still very real,“ said Wes Oswald, a third-grade teacher at Manzo Elementary School. “Our students need textbooks in curriculum. Our scho...
2019-05-22, 22:52

Lagarde's First Job as ECB Boss: Sway Germany Christine Lagarde may be world renowned as head of the IMF, but her first big challenge as European Central Bank president would be to win over skeptics in her next home country: Germany....
2019-07-04, 21:13

Larry Nassar's Former Boss Is Going To Jail William Strampel, the former dean of Michigan State’s osteopathic medical school, was sentenced in Ingham County Court today to up to a year in jail, after he was convicted in June on charges of neglect of duty and misconduct in office. As dean, Strampel was the boss of Larry Nassar, who’s currently...
2019-08-08, 00:52

Zipse to succeed Krueger as BMW boss: FAZ BMW's production chief Oliver Zipse is to become the next chief executive of the German carmaker after Harald Krueger's announcement that he was stepping down, the Frankfurter Allgemeine newspaper reported on Friday, citing people within the company as its source....
2019-07-05, 16:52

Lagarde's First Job as ECB Boss: Charming Germany Christine Lagarde may be world renowned as head of the IMF, but her first big challenge as European Central Bank president would be to win over skeptics in her next home country: Germany....
2019-07-04, 13:13

| City boss Pep fuming after VAR controversy Pep Guardiola called for VAR to be "fixed" after Manchester City were denied a last-gasp winner in their dramatic 2-2 draw against Tottenham on Saturday....
2019-08-17, 23:52

Audi Sport boss: "we are fighting for V10" in next-gen R8 Senior figures have strong desire for ten-cylinder engine to remain, while more hardcore variant will be previewed by GT2 race car at Goodwood next week Audi Sport is fighting to ensure the V10 remains an integral part of the next-generation R8, despite the increasing likelihood the flagship superc...
2019-06-28, 08:39

Can your boss require vaccinations for measles? Amid the ongoing measles outbreak, experts weigh in on the legal risks of employers mandating vaccines — and what companies are doing to educate employees about vaccinations....
2019-05-21, 15:52

No talks with Verstappen, says Mercedes boss Mercedes boss Toto Wolff said he has not spoken to Max Verstappen about a possible switch to his team amid speculation linking the 21-year-old Red Bull driver to the Formula One champions....
2019-06-30, 06:39

Faraday Future appoints former BMW i boss as CEO Former head of German firm's electrified division takes over troubled EV start-up Faraday Future, the struggling Chinese-American electric vehicle start-up, has appointed the former head of BMW‘s i electric vehicle division to lead it out of its financial difficulties. Carsten Breitfeld, who played...
2019-09-04, 00:39

Bentley boss: "We're in a rush to build an EV" Bentayga plug-in hybrid kickstarted brand's electrification plans But CEO Adrian Hallmark warns that technology won't meet customer expectations until at least 2025 Bentley is “in a rush” to build an electric car, but the technology to do it credibly won’t exist until at least 2025, according to ...
2019-07-06, 20:13

| Salah 'a gentle killer', says former boss Mohamed Salah may be setting European and English football alight now but when he arrived in Switzerland he cast a few doubts in the mind of his first coach....
2019-08-29, 02:52

Nordea names former Handelsbanken boss as new CEO Finland's Nordea on Thursday named Frank Vang-Jensen, head of personal banking at the Nordic region's biggest bank, as its new chief executive, who pledged to keep a close eye on costs at the group....
2019-09-05, 15:26

'I'm down with' booing of FIFA boss, says US star In the aftermath of World Cup final victory, USWNT coach Jill Ellis, part of her face hidden by a white cap with a USA badge on the front, was alone on the podium facing a puzzled media. Her captain was not by her side, as is usually the custom in post-match press conferences....
2019-07-07, 23:39

AOC, Tlaib rip into ‘ruthless and inhumane’ ex-ICE boss Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez loudly banged a gavel to shut down ex-acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement director Tom Homan when he kept defending himself and his agency after she repeatedly told him that his time had expired during a contentious House hearing. The confrontation occurred Wedne...
2019-09-13, 03:00

Q&A: PSA boss Tavares on Vauxhall, Brexit and EVs Carlos Tavares warns of Brexit risks As head of the PSA Group, which comprises Peugeot, Citroën, DS and Vauxhall-Opel, Carlos Tavares is one of the most powerful figures in the car industry – and facing up to a number of major industry challenges. With the Vauxhall brand’s British base and producti...
2019-09-10, 17:39

How to tell if your boss is monitoring your every move on your computer If you use an employer-issued computer, just know that it’s definitely not business as usual. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.       ...
2019-09-04, 19:26

Funeral held for slain 5-year-old Utah girl ‘Lizzy’ Shelley A funeral was held Tuesday for the 5-year-old girl from Utah who authorities say was kidnapped and murdered by her uncle. Little Elizabeth “Lizzy” Shelley was laid to rest in a small white coffin covered with rainbow butterflies in a somber ceremony at the Logan Cemetery. At her 1:30 p.m. service, s...
2019-06-05, 02:13

Mexican church leader held on $50 million bail in Los Angeles for sex crimes The head of a Mexican-based church, which claims over 1 million followers worldwide, was ordered held on $50 million bail in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday on charges that included human trafficking, child pornography and rape of a minor....
2019-06-06, 11:26

12 Israeli teenagers held in Cyprus over alleged rape of British woman A court in Cyprus has detained 12 Israeli youths on the island for suspicion of an alleged rape on a 19-year-old British tourist. The tourist filed a complaint with Ayia Napa police on Wednesday morning, saying she had been gang-raped the previous night at a vacation resort....
2019-07-18, 19:39

In Debate Over New York's Gifted-Students Program, an Expert Held Sway A diversity panel has cited education expert Joseph Renzulli’s work as an alternative to the city’s current form of gifted programs. His method aims to offer students of all abilities hands-on projects that tap into their interests....
2019-09-02, 22:13

Leaked Photos Show Liquor, Gambling Party Being Held In UP Jail Jails in Uttar Pradesh are turning into pubs for gangsters who are seen throwing liquor and gambling parties inside the barracks. Much to the embarrassment of the prison department, several......
2019-06-06, 13:52

DJ Arafat fans who forced open coffin and took photos held by police Fans of Ivorian singer who died in motorbike crash clashed with police after funeralIvorian police have detained 12 people as part of an investigation into the desecration of DJ Arafat’s tomb after fans opened the musician’s coffin to take pictures of him shortly after his burial, according to offic...
2019-09-03, 05:00

Watch: Heavy Metal Knitting World Championships held in Finland Fans of the seemingly dissimilar hobbies of heavy metal music and knitting came together in Finland for the first official Heavy Metal Knitting World Championships....
2019-07-13, 03:00

Ex-Fed official says Trump pressure 'may have held up' rate cuts from happening sooner Gerald O'Driscoll, former vice president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, told CNBC that President Donald Trump's public pressure on the Fed to lower rates may have backfired....
2019-07-12, 12:13

Memorial event held on Danube River for crew of sunken boat More than a dozen vessels have taken part in a memorial ceremony for the two-man Hungarian crew killed in a collision when a tour boat with South Korean tourists sank after colliding with a cruise ship on the Danube River...
2019-07-12, 15:52

Silent 'free election' vigils held across Moscow amid protest ban After authorities rebuffed their rally plans, Russian activists stood in solitary silence at some of the city's monuments. Previous protests have sparked police action that saw 3,000 people arrested....
2019-08-18, 05:52

Uighur man held after leaking letters from Xinjiang camp inmates, says family Abdurahman Memet believed notes from his parents and brother were proof they had been imprisoned in Chinese ‘re-education’ centres A Uighur man who leaked letters from inmates at China’s secretive internment camps in Xinjiang has been detained, according to activists and relatives.Abdurahman Memet, ...
2019-08-14, 07:39

Subway creep accused of rubbing on teen girl held on $3,500 bail A suspected creep who allegedly rubbed himself on a 15-year-old girl’s face and arm while she slept on a subway train was held on $3,500 bail at his arraignment in Queens criminal court on Thursday. Kenneth Kou, 28, was slapped with sexual abuse, forcible touching and endangering the welfare of a ch...
2019-05-31, 10:13

Migrant Kids Separated From Parents Were Reportedly Held Overnight in Hot Vans Last July, children between the ages of five and 12 years old reportedly forced to stay overnight in vans in the Texas summer heat, some for up to 39 hours, as U.S. immigration officials bumbled around trying to match them up with their parents....
2019-06-04, 18:39

Stena Impero tanker owner says Iran to free seven of crew being held The owner of the British-flagged tanker Stena Impero said on Wednesday Iran was set to free seven of the 23 crew members being held although they had yet to receive and official confirmation of the release date....
2019-09-04, 12:39

Transgender asylum seeker from El Salvador held by ICE dies at El Paso hospital The death of a transgender woman from El Salvador at an El Paso hospital reignites concerns about the treatment of transgender migrants held by ICE        ...
2019-06-04, 05:52

NYPD Union Incensed That a Cop Is Being Held Accountable for Eric Garner's Death The New York Police Department today fired Daniel Pantaleo, the Staten Island NYPD officer whose chokehold of Eric Garner was deemed responsible for Garner’s death in 2014, following a judge’s recommendation earlier this month. Representatives for the rank and file police, of course, are livid, and ...
2019-08-20, 02:39

Pastor held burglary suspect at gunpoint inside Florida church This pastor believes in a higher firepower. A quick-thinking clergyman at a Florida church held a burglary suspect at gunpoint early Thursday until cops arrived minutes later, the Tampa Bay Times reports. “I said, ‘Dude, what are you doing?’” Pastor Brant Adams of Seminole Heights Baptist Chur...
2019-07-12, 20:26

Mexican church leader held on $50M bail in Los Angeles for alleged sex crimes The Mexico-based La Luz del Mundo church said Wednesday that its leader and "apostle" Naason Joaquin Garcia, who was arrested in California on charges of human trafficking and child rape, remains the spiritual leader of the group, which claims 5 million followers in 58 countries...
2019-06-06, 05:52

20 people dead, 24 injured in El Paso Walmart; shooting suspect held A mass shooting left 20 people dead and at least 26 people injured at a Walmart Supercenter in El Paso, Texas, Saturday afternoon, Gov. Greg Abbott said....
2019-08-04, 04:00

Amazon can be held liable for third-party seller products -U.S. appeals court A federal appeals court on Wednesday ruled against Amazon.com Inc in a case that could expose the online retailer to lawsuits from customers who buy defective products from third-party vendors through its website....
2019-07-03, 20:26

Amazon can be held liable for third-party seller products: U.S. appeals court A federal appeals court on Wednesday ruled against Amazon.com Inc in a case that could expose the online retailer to lawsuits from customers who buy defective products from third-party vendors through its website....
2019-07-03, 19:52

Child Migrants To Be Held In Detention Longer Under New Trump Admin Rule The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled new rules that would allow officials to detain migrant families indefinitely while judges consider whether to grant them asylum in the United States....
2019-08-21, 23:13

Poll shows Joe Biden beating Trump if election were held ‘today’ Five of the 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls would defeat President Trump if the election were held “today,” with Joe Biden leading Trump by 10 percentage points, according to a new poll released Sunday. Biden tops Trump 49 percent to 39 percent, the Fox News Poll found, followed by...
2019-06-16, 17:52

Syria insurgents shell government-held rural Aleppo, kill 12 Syrian state media say insurgents fired rockets into residential parts of the northern Aleppo province, killing at least 12 civilians and wounding 15....
2019-06-17, 14:39

Syrian insurgents shell government-held rural area, kill 12 DAMASCUS, Syria — Syrian insurgents fired rockets into residential parts of the government-held northern province of Aleppo, striking a wedding party and killing at least 12 civilians and wounding 15, state media said Monday. The attack late Sunday took place in the village of Wadehi, south of Alepp...
2019-06-17, 14:39

US citizen wrongly held in jail for his skin color and Latino name, lawsuit says Ramon Torres, a Honduran-born U.S. citizen, was illegally held in jail, according to a lawsuit filed by the ACLU of Louisiana on Wednesday.        ...
2019-08-26, 06:00

Billionaire pedo Jeffrey Epstein held in Manhattan on new underage sex case Billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has been arrested in New York in a massive new underage sex trafficking case, according to law enforcement sources. The hedge funder — who twelve years ago wriggled out of similar charges of abusing young girls — must appear in federal court in Manhattan on Mond...
2019-07-07, 11:52

Algeria court orders former ministers held over corruption allegations: state TV Algeria's supreme court on Monday ordered two former ministers to be taken into custody over suspected corruption under former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, state television reported....
2019-08-05, 23:13

Child migrants to be held in detention longer under new Trump administration rule The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled new rules that would allow officials to detain migrant families indefinitely while judges consider whether to grant them asylum in the United States....
2019-08-21, 17:00

Lebanon to announce release of Canadian held in Syria: Lebanese official Lebanon's security chief Abbas Ibrahim will on Friday announce the release of a Canadian who was being held in Syria, an official Lebanese source said....
2019-08-09, 12:26

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

She was kidnapped by her stepfather as a child in Oklahoma, held captive 19 years. Then she escaped. _____ An Oklahoma man kidnapped his stepdaughter as a child, repeatedly raped and abused her, fathered her nine children and threatened her with violence during the almost 20 years he held her captive, authorities said. Henri Michelle Piette, 63, was found guilty last Thursday by a federal jury of k...
2019-06-15, 20:13

Sack-like creatures held seafloor 'dinner parties' 500M years ago More than 540 million years ago, primitive organisms that looked like frilled tulip blooms shared communal meals at underwater "dinner parties," according to fossils found in Namibia....
2019-06-21, 15:39

Husband says British woman held in Iran begins hunger strike LONDON (AP) — The husband of a British-Iranian woman jailed in Tehran for over three years says she has begun a hunger strike to protest her detention. Richard Ratcliffe said Saturday that Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe told judicial officials she will refuse food but will drink water until she is grante...
2019-06-15, 16:52

20 people dead, 24 injured in El Paso Walmart; shooting suspect, 21, held A mass shooting left 20 people dead and at least 26 people injured -- including some Mexican nationals -- at a Walmart Supercenter in El Paso, Texas, on Saturday afternoon....
2019-08-04, 08:26

Inside the illicit fetish parties held at this elite Chelsea penthouse The two-story, 2,500 square-foot penthouse — outfitted with a glass-bottom jacuzzi, rooftop garden terrace, spiraling staircase and crystal chandelier — is the epicenter of some of New York City’s most lascivious parties....
2019-08-10, 23:52

Jamaican fishermen forcibly held and abused by US Coast Guard, lawsuit says Quartet say officers accused them of drug smuggling, stripped them naked, burned their boat, and shackled them in CaribbeanOn 13 September 2017, five Jamaican fisherman set out in the Jossette, a two-engine boat made of fiberglass and wood.Their destination was an island group named Morant Cays – a ...
2019-06-13, 03:52

"Padyatras" To Be Held To Spread Teachings Of Mahatma Gandhi: Amit Shah BJP president Amit Shah said on Wednesday that party workers would take out "padyatras" (foot march) across the country to spread the teachings of Mahatma Gandhi as part of the 150th birth anniversary......
2019-07-04, 01:13

Islamic studies lecturer held for a year in one of Iran’s harshest prisons A British-Australian Islamic studies instructor has been held in Iran for nearly a year — in the same prison as the young travel-blogging couple held for flying a drone without a permit near Tehran, officials revealed. Kylie Moore-Gilbert, who studied at Cambridge University and lectured at Me...
2019-09-16, 17:13

The World's Second-Largest Rainforest Is Losing the Carbon It’s Held for a Thousand Years The Congo Basin is the second-largest rainforest on Earth, and like most tropical forests, it’s getting chewed up by humans. That’s a problem for the climate, and not just because trees are a natural sponge helping to mop up humanity’s ever-rising carbon emissions. New research suggests that as tree...
2019-07-04, 00:13

Protest held outside trial of Moroccan journalist accused of illegal abortion Hajar Raissouni says charges are fabricated and motivated by her work, which is critical of governmentDemonstrators have staged a protest outside a court in Rabat to coincide with the latest hearing in the trial of a Moroccan journalist accused of undergoing an illegal abortion and having sex before...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Pair held woman as sex slave, tortured her in front of kids: cops A woman was held captive as a sex slave at hotels in North Carolina, where she was repeatedly beaten and tortured in front of her two young children, police said. The unidentified woman was forced to endure “unspeakable violent acts” in front of her children at two hotels in Pineville and was viciou...
2019-09-16, 23:39

CNN, New York Times hosting next Democratic primary debate, to be held in Ohio The fourth Democratic presidential primary debate will take place next month in Westerville, Ohio, the Democratic National Committee announced Friday, as candidates fight to qualify for the televised showdown....
2019-09-13, 21:39

Tennis: Men's singles players who have held the No. 1 ranking in ATP Tour history Every man who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the ATP Tour's rankings on August 23, 1973.       ...
2019-06-11, 03:52

Tennis: Women's singles players who have held the No. 1 ranking in WTA history Every woman who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the WTA's computer rankings on November 3, 1975.       ...
2019-06-11, 03:52

Australian writer held for seven months in China faces espionage charge A Chinese-born Australian writer held in China since January has been formally arrested on suspicion of espionage, the Australian and Chinese governments said on Tuesday, amid growing diplomatic tension between Canberra and Beijing....
2019-08-27, 15:39

Trump team held back dirt on Kavanaugh accuser, new book says A new book on the Kavanaugh confirmation fight describes a central conundrum for the judge and his advocates, which is that the team “understood that any criticism of Ford would be treated as a smear” and depicted as “victim shaming.”...
2019-07-08, 12:52

PCSD motorcade procession held in honor of fallen correction officer TUCSON – A law enforcement motorcade drove through town Friday afternoon in tribute to Brian Krumm, a corrections officer who was fatally injured Wednesday while on duty at Pima County Superior Court. On Wednesday, Pima County Sheriff’s Department announced that the 13 year veteran of th...
2019-08-24, 03:26

Soccer: Spanish players, officials held on suspicion of match-fixing Spanish police arrested several first- and second-division soccer players and officials on Tuesday on suspicion of forming a match-fixing group to profit from betting on games, the police said....
2019-05-28, 22:13

Man held in David Ortiz shooting charged with drug, weapons offenses A man being held in the Dominican Republic in connection with the shooting and serious wounding of retired Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz was charged in New Jersey on Thursday with drug and weapons violations in an unrelated case, the U.S. Justice Department said....
2019-06-20, 22:00

A Rescue Ship Captain Being Held in Italy Is Attracting Donors and Defenders BERLIN (AP) — High-level support and almost three-quarters of a million dollars in donations poured in Sunday for the German captain of a migrant rescue ship who was arrested after she defied repeated orders to stay out of Italy and struck a police boat while bringing 40 people to port.Carola ...
2019-07-01, 04:13

Syria to let civilians flee rebel-held Idlib via humanitarian corridor The northwestern region of Syria has been held by rebels over the last seven years. Damascus has said a humanitarian corridor will allow "civilians who want to leave areas controlled by terrorists" to flee the region....
2019-08-22, 20:26

Britain extremely concerned by reports HK consulate worker held in China Britain said on Tuesday it was "extremely concerned" by reports that a staff member at the consulate in its former colony of Hong Kong had been detained in mainland China....
2019-08-21, 07:39

Court hearing for 900-pound drug suspect will be held on loading dock A morbidly obese man weighing over 900 pounds is due to face drug charges Tuesday afternoon — in a makeshift courtroom convened on a loading dock. Kenneth Hicks, 48, is scheduled for the unusual hearing at 1:15 p.m. in Virginia because he is confined to bed and cannot “dress himself or be dres...
2019-05-21, 18:26

Illiquid assets held by Woodford's UK fund pose hurdle to reopening Trading in Neil Woodford's 3.7 billion pound ($4.69 billion) Equity Income Fund may not be reopened swiftly after it was suspended on June 3 because of the illiquid assets it holds....
2019-06-23, 11:26

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

India-Bangladesh Border Talks To Be Held In Dhaka Next Week: Report The border guarding forces of India and Bangladesh will discuss several issues, including those related to cross-border crimes, as their director generals meet in Dhaka next week for the first......
2019-06-08, 17:26

‘Open, cordial, and frank discussions’ held over future Somalia-UN relationship Discussions described in a joint statement as “open, cordial and frank”, took place on Wednesday, between Somalia’s top two politicians and the UN political and peacebuilding affairs chief, in the capital Mogadishu....
2019-05-21, 15:39

Accused U.S. spy Paul Whelan, held in Russia, asks Donald Trump for help Former U.S. Marine Paul Whelan, who's been held in Russia for six months, appealed for help Thursday to President Donald Trump after a Moscow court extended his detention....
2019-06-20, 17:13

British minister held 'constructive' talks with Iran on rising tensions The British minister for the Middle East had "open, frank and constructive" talks with Iranian government representatives about rising tensions in the region during a visit to Tehran, Britain's Foreign and Commonwealth Office said on Sunday....
2019-06-23, 20:13

Sri Lanka bombings: police and defence chiefs held on negligence charge Pair face dereliction of duty and negligence charges after blasts in which more than 250 diedSri Lanka’s police chief and its former defence minister have been arrested for alleged negligence leading to the Easter Sunday bombings that killed more than 250 people at churches and hotels.The former def...
2019-07-02, 16:52

Spanish police free women held by Marbella prostitution gang Spanish police say they have freed eight women who were being held at a house in Marbella and arrested 21 presumed members of a gang that allegedly sexually exploited them...
2019-06-09, 12:39

Hugo Boss Suits Are Out of Favor With Americans The German clothes specialist is having a tough time in the U.S. This doesn’t bode well for the luxury industry, which is already worried about Asia....
2019-08-02, 02:39

When WBC boss Mauricio Sulaiman takes the law into his own hands Matt Christie considers whether WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman was right to intervene in the controversial Edwards stoppage The post When WBC boss Mauricio Sulaiman takes the law into his own hands appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-03, 22:39

AT&T Names Media Boss as CEO Heir Apparent AT&T promoted longtime executive John Stankey to a newly created No. 2 role, setting up the WarnerMedia boss as the likely successor to Chief Executive Randall Stephenson....
2019-09-03, 20:39

| Celtic formally confirm Lennon as boss Neil Lennon was officially confirmed as manager of Celtic a week after he guided the Scottish Premiership club to a historic third consecutive treble....
2019-06-01, 01:13

| Too soon for Leclerc to leapfrog Vettel -- ex Ferrari boss Former Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo has brushed aside suggestions that Charles Leclerc is poised to replace Sebastian Vettel as lead driver....
2019-09-05, 16:13

How do I deal with a boss who constantly ‘shoots the messenger’? Everyone is afraid to bring bad news to the boss because he reacts poorly. If we don’t tell him and he finds out, he gets just as angry. How do you handle a boss like that? First, I want to make sure that you are reading his reactions correctly. If you are bringing him problems......
2019-09-09, 00:00

Lampard likely to be named Chelsea boss, says Redknapp "Derby County boss Frank Lampard would find it hard to say no to Chelsea if they offered him the manager\u0027s job, his uncle Harry Redknapp has said."...
2019-06-18, 12:26

Can your boss make you come to work in the scorching heat? Here's how you can protect yourself if you work outdoors during a heatwave. You can also report your boss and file a heat-related complaint with OSHA.       ...
2019-08-26, 23:00

Jaguar UK boss: EVs still aren't easy enough to live with Firm's managing director claims the scarcity and complexity of the UK's EV charging network is still putting off buyers Shortcomings in the UK’s charging infrastructure are increasingly holding back drivers from switching to electric vehicles (EVs), according to Jaguar's UK managing director, Rawdo...
2019-06-18, 17:39

Diesel sales are growing again, says Mercedes boss Mercedes has unveiled the new GLE 350de as a diesel-electric version of its flagship SUV CEO Ola Kallenius believes buyers will come to see diesel as the cleanest of the conventional fuels Mercedes-Benz global diesel sales are growing again, suggesting the fuel type is far from dead, CEO Ola Käll...
2019-09-10, 15:13

Your boss could use your smartwatch to check your productivity levels AI can predict people’s performance levels at work based on data from their electronic devices. However, there are concerns about how the tech could be used...
2019-07-04, 17:26

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino: I am in love with VAR Mauricio Pochettino cheekily declared himself "in love" with VAR after Tottenham left Manchester City with a point thanks to a decisive, late intervention from the technology....
2019-08-17, 22:39

China Says It Doesn't Want To Replace US As "Boss Of World" China doesn't seek to surpass the U.S. as the globe's dominant power but is prepared to "fight to the end" if needed, Defense Minister Wei Fenghe said, as trade friction grows between the world's......
2019-06-03, 10:52

Bianca Andreescu Might Just Boss Her Way To A U.S. Open Title Canadian 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu doesn’t walk around the court so much as she swaggers. She doesn’t just yell, “Come on!” and fist pump when she wins a big point; she’ll stare straight across the net at her opponent while she does it. She’ll toss her racket when she loses a point and impatientl...
2019-09-06, 06:39

Interior boss: No monument changes planned, but up to Trump WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt says he has no plans for additional changes to national monuments as recommended by his predecessor, but says it’s ultimately up to President Donald Trump. Trump in 2017 shrank two sprawling Utah monuments at the recommendation of forme...
2019-05-22, 20:13

Nissan Loses Another Top Boss To A Money Scandal Another boss at Nissan is out, German automakers wonder about their place in this world, and Bugatti might make a car that seats four humans. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Monday, September 9, 2019....
2019-09-09, 21:39

Genovese boss’ son should get at least 2 years in prison: prosecutors The son of infamous bathrobe-wearing crime boss Vincent “The Chin” Gigante should serve no less than two years in prison for extorting a labor union official, Manhattan prosecutors argued in a new filing. The recommendation that Vincent Esposito serve somewhere between 24 and 30 months b...
2019-07-16, 17:13

Huawei boss: Britain won't say no to us over 5G roll out Huawei's founder and chief executive has said Britain "won't say no to us" over the firm's involvement in the rollout of 5G mobile internet infrastructure....
2019-08-16, 20:00

The 2019 Emmys Will Not Have a Host, Fox Boss Confirms The Emmys are taking a cue from the Oscars and going hostless this year. Fox CEO Charlie Collier confirmed during Fox's TV Critics Association press tour that the 2019 Emmys will......
2019-08-08, 00:52

Avast top boss to receive annual salary of $1 Cyber security company Avast Plc said on Tuesday its new Chief Executive Officer Ondrej Vlcek will indefinitely waive his annual salary and bonus, and instead receive a $1 for his yearly pay....
2019-07-02, 11:52

AT&T boss defends controversial succession plan AT&T boss Randall Stephenson defended his decision to pick a controversial insider as his successor, days after billionaire Paul Singer’s activist hedge fund questioned the move. Facing criticism over his decision last week to promote John Stankey, the divisive boss of AT&T’s entertainment unit Warn...
2019-09-17, 20:13

Work advice: I applied for a job with my friend’s ex-boss Working for a friend’s ex-boss can be like dating a friend’s ex. It can work, but everyone has to be grown-ups and you need a clear view of the reason(s) why your friend left....
2019-08-23, 14:00

Larry Nassar's former boss gets a year in jail A former Michigan State University dean has been sentenced to a year in jail over accusations he harassed female students and failed to properly oversee Larry Nassar, the disgraced associate professor and physician....
2019-08-07, 23:39

Instacart Workers Discover an App Is a Terrible Boss Instacart has a checkered past when it comes to fair and dignified labor practices, and now dozens of its contract workers are claiming that the company app torments them into accepting shitty jobs or suffering the consequences.Read more......
2019-07-16, 01:13

Ryanair boss to quit horse racing In a shock to the world of horse racing, Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary has announced he is winding up his Gigginstown House Stud racing and bloodstock operation and quitting the sport....
2019-05-21, 20:52

Hampton aide says she was investigating boss’s firing FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — An aide to Kentucky Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton who was dismissed by Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration says she was investigating the firing of her own supervisor earlier this year. Adrienne Southworth told the Courier Journal on Thursday she “needed answers to what was ...
2019-06-14, 00:00

For Recording Her Boss’s Lewd Call, She, Not He, Will Go to Jail An Indonesian school employee who recorded her boss making lewd comments must serve six months in prison for distributing indecent material, the Supreme Court ruled....
2019-07-05, 13:26

Former Audi boss charged in the VW diesel scandal that won't die Nearly four years after the automaker admitted cheating on diesel emissions tests, and after Volkswagen has now spent more than 30 billion euros on fines, settlements and other costs, its diesel emissions scandal continues to take a toll....
2019-07-31, 18:52

Law hopes to show who is boss at U.S. Women's Open There is nothing like winning the week before a major to boost one's confidence, and Bronte Law is hoping to strike while the iron is hot and complete a quick double at the U.S. Women's Open this week....
2019-05-29, 19:13

It’s illegal for campaigns to take things of value from foreigners: FEC boss The chairwoman of the Federal Elections Commission made clear in a statement Thursday that it’s illegal for a candidate to accept anything from foreign nationals during an election — a day after President Trump suggested he might accept dirt on an opponent from a foreign government. FEC chair Ellen ...
2019-06-14, 05:00

M3-engined Toyota Supra ‘possible but unlikely’ says M division boss Never say never for a 503bhp twin-turbo six-cylinder Supra, even if Toyota has yet to ask the question New BMW M division president Markus Flasch has left the door slightly ajar for the supply of his firm’s latest six-cylinder performance engine – the 503bhp S58 unit destined for the 2020 M3 and M4...
2019-07-11, 14:01

Ferrari tech boss on EVs, V12s and next LaFerrari Hybrid SF90 Stradale “defined a new segment” for Ferrari Chief technology officer Michael Leiters details brand's plans for electrification and range expansion Ferrari is preparing to launch the first of the 15 new models promised in September 2018 and due to arrive before 2023. The man tasked w...
2019-08-30, 23:39

MIT fundraising boss says he followed rules with Epstein donations The Massachusetts Institute of Technology fundraising director who handled Jeffrey Epstein’s donations said he was merely following the university’s policies when dealing with the pedophile’s cash, according to a new report. Peter Cohen, the former director of development for the M...
2019-09-11, 16:39

Mexico Prepares New Charges Against Former Pemex Boss Mexican authorities are preparing to file more criminal charges against the former head of state oil company Petróleos Mexicanos, expanding the anticorruption efforts launched by the government of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador....
2019-08-21, 06:52

Former spy boss says Britain having political nervous breakdown Britain is having a political nervous breakdown and is taking a huge risk as it prepares to leave the European Union after a divisive referendum, a former senior UK intelligence official said on Saturday....
2019-07-06, 21:26

Volkswagen boss rules out investment in Tesla Herbert Diess Herbert Diess says he admires Elon Musk's EV start-up, but says 'all they are doing, we can do' Volkswagen Group boss Herbert Diess has said he would not consider buying a stake in Tesla. Recent reports suggested that VW was eyeing an investment in the groundbreaking but controversi...
2019-09-11, 00:00

M&S sacks fashion boss with CEO to lead turnaround Marks & Spencer (M&S) says its clothing boss Jill McDonald is "leaving the business", declaring the transformation of its fashion fortunes must now "move on at pace"....
2019-07-11, 23:26

Alpina version of BMW X7 on the cards, says firm's boss Alpina's CEO says SUV could be part of future portfolio, and talks about previous plans to make its own version of the i8 Alpina plans to add the X7 SUV to its portfolio of BMW models, company boss Andreas Bovensiepen revealed.  While looking ahead and adapting to a changing market are his main pri...
2019-07-09, 10:00

| Griquas boss backs Cheetahs for Currie Cup Outgoing Griquas boss Brent Janse van Rensburg believes that the Free State Cheetahs will have too much for the Golden Lions in Saturday's Currie Cup final....
2019-09-02, 14:52

National Grid boss says UK 'is not Argentina' after power cut The chief executive of National Grid has defended its handling of a major power cut that brought widespread disruption last week - and denied claims that he was on holiday at the time....
2019-08-13, 06:52

I Should Stop Quitting Games At Boss Fights I finally got a chance to boot up Control a couple days after the game launched. Since it was late at night, I only had a little time to explore its unsettling world before I had to go to bed. I quit at the game’s first boss fight, intending to play more later. Instead I spent the next several days ...
2019-09-02, 23:00

Euro gains in global use, but US dollar still the boss The European Central Bank says the euro has gained ground on the dollar as a global currency used for government reserves, rebounding from historic lows as U.S. sanctions deter some countries’ use of the U.S. currency...
2019-06-13, 12:13

Former VW Group boss Ferdinand Piech dies Ferdinand Piech The Austrian leaves a huge legacy in the car industry, both for his leadership of the VW Group and his engineering achievements Ferdinand Piëch, the former head of the Volkswagen Group and a key figure behind the firm’s growth into one of the world’s largest automotive firms, has ...
2019-08-27, 00:13

Why fantasizing about killing your boss is totally healthy Bosses, watch your backs. Not only is fantasizing about murdering your supervisor — a la “Horrible Bosses” or “9 to 5” — totally normal, it’s healthy, Dr. Julia Shaw, a criminal psychologist at University College London, tells The Independent. Shaw addressed the crowd a...
2019-06-08, 01:26

Volkswagen Ex-Boss Ferdinand Piech Dies At 82 Volkswagen's powerful ex-chairman Ferdinand Piech, credited with the carmaker's rise from the brink of bankruptcy to world leader status, has died aged 82, his wife said Monday....
2019-08-27, 05:52

Renault Boss Says No Talks Going On With FCA, But Open To Merger Talks about the merger between Renault and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) have yet again resurfaced. Renault CEO Thierry Bollore recently said that the merger deal which was withdrawn in June was in......
2019-09-11, 17:26

Ex-HBO boss Richard Plepler starting his own consultancy EX-HBO Chief Executive Officer Richard Plepler has his next project in the works. The well-connected exec is starting his own consultancy, dubbed “RLP & Company,” The Post has learned. There are few details available on Plepler’s new gig, but sources close to the exec said he is bound by a non-discl...
2019-07-11, 10:39

Employee of Britain's Hong Kong mission held in China over prostitution: report An employee of the British consulate in Hong Kong has been detained in China for involvement in prostitution, the state-backed Global Times newspaper said on Thursday, as Britain said it continued to urgently seek information....
2019-08-22, 15:13

Steel Magnate Lakshmi Mittal's Brother Held In Bosnia For Suspected Fraud Industrialist Pramod Mittal, the younger brother of steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal, was arrested Wednesday in Bosnia for suspected fraud and "abuse of power", a prosecutor said....
2019-07-24, 11:13

Arrests, weapons seizures tied to German politician's killing as rally held Thousands of people turned out in Kassel to protest local politician Walter Lübcke's death, and right-wing extremism. Two men were arrested for supplying weapons to the suspect who confessed to the killing....
2019-06-27, 21:52

Two Americans held in Italian custody after stabbing death of 35-year-old police officer Two teenage U.S. tourists were arrested in Rome for the stabbing death of an Italian police officer that has sparked outrage in the country.        ...
2019-07-31, 21:39

Trump held fundraiser at former Sun CEO Scott McNealy's Silicon Valley house on Tuesday President Trump held a campaign fundraiser at the home of Sun Microsystems Co-founder Scott McNealy Tuesday, marking Trump's first fundraiser in the Bay area since being elected President. A giant inflatable baby Trump was not far behind....
2019-09-18, 07:00

Dayton shooter Connor Betts held gun to friend’s head 5 months ago: report A former friend of the gunman who slaughtered nine people outside of a Dayton, Ohio, bar said he cut off their friendship when the mass shooter held a gun to his head about five months ago, a report said Monday. Will El-Fakir, who went to the same high school as gunman Connor Betts, told the......
2019-08-06, 15:26

New York man ordered held without bail after allegedly plotting an ISIS-inspired attack A 19-year-old man who authorities say texted undercover agents that he planned to conduct a terror attack in the name of ISIS in New York was ordered held without bail on Friday....
2019-08-31, 14:26

Twelve Israeli teenagers held in Cyprus over alleged rape of British woman Youths aged between 16 and 18 accused of raping 19-year-old tourist at hotel in Ayia NapaA court in Cyprus has remanded 12 Israeli youths in custody on suspicion of the alleged rape of a 19-year-old British tourist at a holiday resort on the island.The youths, aged between 16 and 18, are alleged to ...
2019-07-18, 20:52

Why Christian author Rachel Held Evans touched so many people, in life and now in death On Saturday, Rachel Held Evans' husband announced her death. People used #BecauseofRHE to tell stories of how the Christian author inspired them.        ...
2019-05-21, 15:52

Twelve young Israelis held in Cyprus over alleged rape of British tourist A court in Cyprus on Thursday remanded 12 Israeli youths in custody on suspicion of an alleged rape of a 19-year-old British tourist at a holiday resort on the island....
2019-07-18, 18:52

U.S. judge orders Peru ex-president Toledo held in jail as extradition sought Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo, facing extradition from the United States as part of a corruption investigation, was deemed a flight risk by a U.S. judge on Friday and ordered held in jail....
2019-07-20, 00:00

Richard Carranza held ‘white-supremacy culture’ training for school admins City Department of Education brass are targeting a “white-supremacy culture” among school administrators — by disparaging ideas like “individualism,” “objectivity” and “worship of the written word,” The Post has learned....
2019-05-21, 15:13

Stone-faced gangbanger charged with shooting 11-year-old held on $500K bail The reputed gang member charged with shooting and critically injuring an 11-year-old Brooklyn boy was arraigned Saturday and ordered held on $500,000 bail. Angel Eaddy appeared stone-faced and rocked back and forth as he stood before a Brooklyn judge to answer charges including attempted murder, ass...
2019-06-23, 03:13

Her 19-Month-Old Daughter Died After Being Held at an ICE Facility. Here’s What Yazmin Juárez Told Congress Yazmin Juárez, a migrant mother whose 19-month-old daughter died weeks after being released from a detention facility in 2018, gave an emotional testimony at a Congressional hearing on Wednesday, where she said her daughter died as a result of “neglect and mistreatment.” Juá...
2019-07-11, 21:39

Times Square terror suspect Ashiqul Alam ordered held without bail The terror suspect accused of plotting to shoot up Times Square was ordered held without bail during a court appearance on Friday. Ashiqul Alam, 22, was charged with knowingly receiving two firearms with obliterated serial numbers in Brooklyn Federal Court, where prosecutors said the wannabe terrori...
2019-06-07, 23:39

Trump, Trudeau discussed developments in Hong Kong, Canadians held in China U.S. President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau discussed the Hong Kong protests and the ongoing detention of two Canadians by the Chinese government, a statement from Trudeau's office said on Friday....
2019-08-17, 08:13

When life shattered all my dreams, the magic of cinema held me aloft | Kerrie McCure After the grief of chronic illness, I’d given up on love and joy. But attending film festivals lit a bright new path back to myselfI was five years old when I fell in love with cinema. We were watching Pinocchio in an old theatre, crowded and noisy with parents and kids. I had a Heart ice-cream clen...
2019-08-06, 21:00

American Airlines mechanic stripped of FAA certificate ordered held in sabotage case An American Airlines mechanic charged with purposely damaging an aircraft in July during a dispute between the airline and its mechanics union involving stalled contract negotiations will remain behind bars until at least Sept. 20, according to a court filing on Thursday....
2019-09-12, 21:52

Mentally ill US prisoner held in solitary lost ability to speak, lawsuit alleges Tyquine Lee, 26, spent more than 22 hours a day in solitaryVirginia sued over Lee’s treatment at Red Onion state prisonA prisoner with a history of mental illness was held in solitary confinement at a prison in Virginia for over 600 days, leading to a collapse in his physical and mental condition, a...
2019-09-04, 09:00

Huge Wave of Syrians Flee Intensified Bombing on Last Rebel-Held Province An escalated bombing campaign on Idlib, the last rebel-held province in Syria, has driven hundreds of thousands of people from their homes, alarming aid workers....
2019-05-31, 01:26

Former campaign staffer held in shooting death of ex-Arkansas state senator: reports A former campaign staffer has been arrested in connection with this month's shooting death of former Arkansas state Sen. Linda Collins-Smith, according to reports....
2019-06-15, 06:39

Teenage migrant mother and premature baby 'held without proper care' in Texas Immigration advocate reports case of mother, 17, and child‘This baby should be in a tube [incubator] with a heart monitor’A migrant teen and her premature baby languished in a Texas border patrol facility after crossing the US-Mexico border, the infant not receiving proper neonatal care, an immigrat...
2019-06-16, 11:26

Britain concerned at reports Hong Kong consulate worker held in China Britain said on Tuesday it was extremely concerned by reports that a staff member at the consulate in its former colony of Hong Kong had been detained in mainland China....
2019-08-20, 08:13

Manchester United held to draw at Wolves after Paul Pogba fails from spot For a while it looked as if Manchester United would enjoy the rare feeling of leaving Molineux with three points and fresh optimism. In a first half dominated by Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s team Anthony Martial fired them into the lead. But Wolves came roaring out at them in the second half and drew level...
2019-08-19, 23:52

Rescued trafficked women held in 'abhorrent' conditions in Nigerian shelters, new report says When Adaura was promised a job as a domestic worker in Libya, she jumped on it but little did she know that she would end up in a sex trafficking ring where she would endure years of physical and sexual abuse. ...
2019-08-27, 16:52

UN experts decry torture of Rakhine men and boys held incommunicado by Myanmar’s military Allegations of torture and ill-treatment leading to the death of ethnic Rakhine men and boys being held in incommunicado detention by Myanmar’s military, has prompted three independent UN rights experts to call for an end to the practice and for “credible, independent” investigations....
2019-09-03, 19:00

North Carolina man used Honduran woman as sex slave, held her and her baby against will for months, cops say A North Carolina man was arrested after allegedly using the woman as a sex slave and holding her — and her 8-month-old baby — against her will for months, police said....
2019-08-21, 23:13

United pilots held in Scotland on suspicion of intoxication, flight to Newark canceled Scottish police detained two United pilots suspected of being intoxicated before their flight from Glasgow to Newark, New Jersey, on Saturday.       ...
2019-08-05, 22:39

Eminem's Publisher Sues Spotify, Says It Pretended It Didn't Know Who Held Rights to 'Lose Yourself' Rapper Eminem’s publisher is suing Spotify, claiming that the music streaming giant is infringing on hundreds of his copyrights as well as “challenging the constitutionality of a recently passed music licensing law,” the Hollywood Reporter wrote on Wednesday.Read more......
2019-08-22, 14:13

Massive Protest Held in Hong Kong Against Proposal to Ease Extradition to China Protesters flooded the streets of Hong Kong Sunday to oppose a bill that would allow China to extradite fugitives from the semiautonomous region, bringing the busiest parts of the city to a standstill and drawing the largest crowds seen here since pro-democracy demonstrations paralyzed its center fo...
2019-06-09, 20:39

My young cousin fled the bombs … only to be held in a camp alongside Isis supporters A 15-year-old girl from my family was among thousands of traumatised innocents dumped at the notorious al-Hawl displacement facility in SyriaIn April, a 15-year-old female relative of mine attempted to escape from al-Hawl camp, the displacement facility in eastern Syria that hosts families of Islami...
2019-09-14, 18:26

Honda boss Tanabe had "no idea" what to do for Austrian GP F1 podium Honda technical director Toyoharu Tanabe was late onto the Austrian Grand Prix podium because he had "no idea" what to do after his company's first Formula 1 win since 2006...
2019-07-01, 16:13