REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 15:52

IBM's Ginni Rometty says automobile brands are becoming less important

Automakers' brands will take a backseat to new driving "experiences" as autonomous vehicles and car-sharing become more popular, according to the chief executive officer of IBM....

IBM's Ginni Rometty says automobile brands are becoming less important

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IBM, Rometty outline Red Hat strategy: Here's how the parts fit together for IBM growth The short version is that IBM brings the mission critical workloads and global customer base. Red Hat brings the vehicle that takes those workloads multicloud both horizontally and vertically....
2019-08-02, 19:39

Watch the Very First Honda Automobile in America Come Back to Life American Honda Motor Co. turned 60 this year, and to celebrate, the company released a documentary that not only shows the captivating restoration of the very first Honda car brought to the U.S.,a 1967 N600, but it also describes Honda’s fascinating history in the daunting home of The Big Three....
2019-06-19, 21:26

IBM Closes Its Red Hat Purchase, a Deal With High Stakes for Rometty IBM has closed its roughly $34 billion acquisition of open-source software company Red Hat, an unprecedented deal for the 108-year-old tech giant that will help define Chief Executive Ginni Rometty’s legacy....
2019-07-10, 03:52

Automobile OEMs Will Be Given Clear Roadmap For Electrification, Says Niti Aayog The proposal to ban all two-wheelers with internal combustion engines below 150 cc by 2025 is still a draft proposal and the government will look at reactions and recommendations from manufacturers.......
2019-06-04, 20:26

IBM Closes Its Biggest Purchase Ever, a Deal With High Stakes for Rometty IBM has closed its roughly $34 billion acquisition of open-source software firm Red Hat, an unprecedented deal for the 108-year-old tech giant that will help define Chief Executive Ginni Rometty’s legacy....
2019-07-09, 16:13

No Decline In Automobile, Biscuits Sale In Bihar, Says Sushil Modi Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Monday said that the sale of automobile and biscuits have not declined in the state while speaking at an event organised by traders in Patna....
2019-09-03, 08:39

The best tv brands Picking out a new TV can be a daunting and nerve wracking task. We take some of the stress out of it by letting you know which brands we trust.        ...
2019-05-31, 00:52

Should I buy a TCL TV? A look at one of the fastest growing TV brands 'Should you buy a TCL TV?' It’s a question that might be hard to answer when you’re in the midst of shopping for your next television. With so many TVs around these days, making head or tail of all the names on the market can be nigh impossible. That’s why we ...
2019-06-21, 19:39

How well do you know American food brands? Some of the snacks and food you pack in your lunch come from companies around the country. How well do you know the people behind them, where they were created and how they became so popular?...
2019-09-06, 23:13

20 of the most successful US fashion brands 24/7 Tempo analyzed several factors including longevity, name recognition, and revenue to identify 20 of the top U.S. fashion brands.       ...
2019-08-26, 23:00

Yankees know his win was more important than others When the Mets beat the Dodgers 10 out of 11 in 1988, that sure didn’t stop Mike Scioscia from taking Doc Gooden deep in the ninth inning of Game 4, and it sure didn’t prevent Los Angeles from ultimately winning the NLCS in seven games. So maybe the A’s regular-season dominance over the Yankees —......
2019-09-01, 12:00

Yankees know this win was more important than others When the Mets beat the Dodgers 10 out of 11 in 1988, that sure didn’t stop Mike Scioscia from taking Doc Gooden deep in the ninth inning of Game 4, and it sure didn’t prevent Los Angeles from ultimately winning the NLCS in seven games. So maybe the A’s regular-season dominance over the Yankees —......
2019-09-01, 14:13

When Important People Die, He’s There You’ve probably never heard of Robert M. Boetticher Sr., but he has helped arrange the funeral services of multiple presidents, first ladies and celebrities....
2019-05-21, 17:52

Prime Day 2019: The top TV brands on sale Hated watching the USWNT win the World Cup from an over-crowded bar? Has your “Stranger Things” binge-watch been countlessly interrupted by your lagging laptop? Prime Day 2019 has you covered. Amazon’s biggest sale is in full effect through Tuesday with huge discounts on top-of-the...
2019-07-15, 20:39

Big brands say 'sorry' as China market expands Calvin Klein, Coach, Givenchy, Dolce & Gabbana, Swarovski — and now, Versace. The list of foreign brands that have generated online fury in China would make for a glittering evening of luxury and fashion....
2019-08-17, 05:26

6 Independent Jewellery Brands To Know About This Summer Strong design AND affordable aren't always phrases that go together in the jewellery world but the collections from the independent designers featured here combine the two in equal measure....
2019-05-26, 09:52

Yum Brands promotes COO David Gibbs to top job Yum Brands Inc on Monday named company veteran David Gibbs as its chief executive officer, succeeding Greg Creed, who will be retiring at the end of the year....
2019-08-13, 08:00

Gen Z’ers could be killing all your favorite brands Gen Z's search for cheaper clothes may be killing off your favorite brands. It may also be a by-product of social media.       ...
2019-07-02, 19:13

Imperial Brands says U.S. cigarette volume down 6.4% British tobacco company Imperial Brands Plc said on Wednesday U.S. industry volumes fell 6.4% in the four weeks to May 18, smaller than the 11.2 percent decline that research firm Nielsen's data showed on Monday....
2019-05-29, 21:13

5 brands doing their bit to combat the plastic problem As the issue of single-use plastic garners more media attention than ever before, brands are turning to eco-friendly alternative to fight the growing problem...
2019-07-12, 16:39

Retail brands are coming to a hotel near you Brands like Taco Bell, Shinola and Equinox are moving into hospitality — because, as one hotel marketing expert says, "Hotels are the new showrooms for retail."...
2019-06-20, 17:52

Amazon Pushes Brands to Be Less Boxy Amazon.com is pressuring brands to make their packaging more efficient, which has prompted vendors to make costly changes to their businesses or face fines....
2019-07-31, 22:52

Prime Day 2019: Brands on sale Amazon Prime Day 2019 launches at midnight, spanning a total of 48 hours with major discounts on nearly everything under the sun. Feeling a little lost amid all the endless options? Here are some of the standout brands participating in the sale. Beauty Garnier – Select products up to 30% off. ...
2019-07-14, 22:13

Some Luxury Brands Look Frayed Second-Hand Websites that sell second-hand handbags and watches offer a quick read on which brands hold their value over time—and investors in luxury stocks should take note....
2019-05-27, 17:26

5 things about 5G more important than the speed 5G is here, but if you think it’s all about ultra-quick downloads and web pages that are faster to load, you’re only half-right. New 5G cells will be able to transfer not just more data, more quickly, but they’ll also communicate instantly.A real-time internet is coming, which m...
2019-06-14, 14:52

Trying to Get Your $125 From Equifax? Keep An Eye Out for This Important Email If you opted for the $125 cash settlement following the Equifax data breach, check your email. A message I received over the weekend from “Equifax Breach Settlement Administrator” asked that I verify that I had “some form of credit monitoring” at the time I applied for the $1...
2019-09-10, 00:26

Why ‘run line’ could be important when it comes to the Yankees It’s becoming clear that Yankees backers are going to be looking at the “run line” on almost a daily basis through the rest of the 2019 season. Basic money lines are going to be so expensive versus mediocrities and virtual tankers that fans will be risking more than they’re comfortable with. Rooting...
2019-05-22, 23:13

What's the Most Important Local Law in Your City? You can’t turn right on red in New York City (or smoke in parks—but good luck getting that enforced). In the French Quarter of New Orleans, you can carry your drink around on the street, as long as it isn’t in a glass container. It pays to know the local laws: when the liquor stores are allowed to o...
2019-07-22, 16:13

2019 Independence Day: Top Indian Two-Wheeler Brands As India marks its 72nd year of independence, we take a look at the top Indian two-wheeler brands which have made significant strides, not only in India, but across the world....
2019-08-16, 20:52

Hotels Have Piled On the Brands. In a Downturn, That Could Be a Problem. As the long bull market shows signs of fatigue, some industry analysts are starting to ask: What will become of all the upstart brands when the economy sours?...
2019-08-26, 22:00

Top 10 Influencer Clothing Brands You Need in Your Closet This Summer We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Who......
2019-08-06, 14:52

Yum Brands' KFC testing vegan 'chicken' burger in UK Yum Brands Inc's KFC is looking to tap into the popularity of plant-based protein foods by rolling out a vegan version of its classic chicken burger at some outlets in the UK....
2019-06-13, 19:39

What are the biggest beer brands in America? Here's the top 31 It’s no secret that Americans love beer. 24/7 Wall St. reviewed domestic shipping volume data to identify America’s biggest beer brands.       ...
2019-06-19, 18:26

Sali Hughes's 40 best sustainable beauty brands From packaging to ingredients, the Guardian’s beauty editor picks the top brands doing their bit for the planetWhat follows is an imperfect list, a subjective selection of great quality beauty brands trying to do better for the good of the planet. They are not all doing everything; some are better t...
2019-09-14, 15:00

Amazon pushes shoppers to consider its own brands before clicking ‘buy’ The aggressive tactic shows how the e-commerce giant can use its powerful platform to favor its brands just as shoppers are about to purchase rival items....
2019-08-29, 12:52

Instagram influencers are often white, and now the brands that pay them are getting pushback Brands are taking Instagram influencers on trips to promote their companies. But often the groups are white, young and thin. Some influencers are pushing back....
2019-08-29, 17:52

From Tesla to Fiat, these car brands have declining sales With total car sales down, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed sales changes from the first half of 2018 to the first half of 2019 to identify struggling brands.       ...
2019-09-08, 22:00

Beauty Brands Focus on Women of Color Customers with darker complexions are finding more makeup options, as startups and established brands follow Fenty Beauty by Rihanna in targeting an untapped market with inclusive offerings....
2019-07-15, 05:26

Facebook now tells you where brands are getting your ad targeting data Facebook will now begin to show you more information about the ads you see on the social network. The tech giant has announced a series of updates to its “Why am I seeing this ad?” and Ad Preferences tools with an aim to bring users greater transparency and control. First off, the “Why am I seeing t...
2019-07-12, 10:52

Trump brands Biden a ‘weak guy,’ says he ‘recalibrated on everything’ President Trump, in an interview this week, accused former Vice President Joe Biden of having “recalibrated on everything” -- as the Democratic 2020 presidential hopeful faces increased scrutiny for his past positions from his party’s left flank....
2019-06-15, 16:26

UPDATE 1-Yum Brands promotes COO David Gibbs to top job Yum Brands Inc on Monday named company veteran David Gibbs as its chief executive officer, succeeding Greg Creed, who will be retiring at the end of the year....
2019-08-13, 04:26

Sephora gives mega boost to micro brands Beauty giant Sephora is giving prime-time exposure to a handful of indie cosmetics brands that have never appeared on retail shelves. The new initiative, “The Next Big Thing,” was unveiled at Sephora’s biggest-ever store in Times Square, which opened Friday. In addition to staples like Chanel, MAC, ...
2019-05-25, 05:26

From Givenchy to Versace, big brands are apologizing to China As tensions in Hong Kong continue to escalate, China has sought to rein in international brands that have mistakenly identified the semiautonomous territory and other Chinese-claimed lands as independent countries....
2019-08-12, 20:13

Find Out Which Clothing Brands Run Too Big or Small With This Chart At this point we’re all aware of vanity sizing—where certain brands alter clothing sizes to make us feel “better” about ourselves because we’re wearing a smaller size than usual. But whether you’re a fan or not, you have to admit that it makes buying clothing much harder than it should be. Nothing i...
2019-08-19, 21:52

Eat, Think, Grow: 15 Brands That Are Doing Good And Giving Back In Melissa Hemsley’s fortnightly column, Eat, Think, Grow, she serves up practical ideas and inspiration for everyone who wants to leave a more positive impact on the planet...
2019-06-08, 14:00

Inquiry after MP brands Tory colleague 'disgrace' An investigation is to be launched into messages sent to a female Conservative MP by a colleague branding her a "disgrace" and telling her to leave the party....
2019-06-21, 17:52

Budget 2019: Here Are Important Facts To Know Budget 2019 India: Ahead of the presentation of full-year Budget in Parliament, the Ministry of Finance has used social media platform to engage digital audience....
2019-06-29, 18:26

G-20 meeting more important than OPEC for oil right now, says expert Dan Yergin, vice chairman of IHS Market, joins CNBC's "Closing Bell" team to break down oil prices amid escalating tensions between the U.S. and Iran....
2019-06-28, 02:26

Budget 2019: Here Are 10 Important Terms You Should Know From economists to analysts to tax experts to the general public, all eyes remain on Budget announcements for any signs of changes in policy in the coming period....
2019-06-18, 23:26

'Confidence is the 15th and most important club in the bag' On the face of it, it's the classic story of the sporting prodigy who burns twice as bright and half as long. Lydia Ko was the young golfer that achieved more as a teenager than anyone in the history of the sport. She was already winning professional tournaments at the age of 14 and became world No....
2019-05-21, 14:52

Being able to reach the Chinese traveler is 'so important': CEO Glenn Fogel of Booking Holdings says the Chinese economy has slowed a little amid Beijing's trade dispute with Washington, but the "fact of the matter" is people like to travel. If Chinese tourists don't want to go to the U.S., they will go somewhere else, he says....
2019-06-14, 13:52

Just How Important Is a Presidential Candidate's Hair? Donald Trump’s comb-over has become the president’s sartorial signature. Can any of the Democratic presidential candidates compete when it comes to memorable hairdos?...
2019-08-13, 02:26

UK PM Johnson says most important trade deal is with the EU British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday that the most important free trade deal that Britain needed to strike was with the European Union....
2019-08-13, 16:52

Which delivery features are most important to consumers? Digital has transformed retail possibilities. And with e-commerce sales growing at nearly five times the rate of brick-and-mortar sales, retailers need to find cheaper and more efficient ways to deliver e-commerce orders. But different age groups have different preferences for which delivery and ful...
2019-05-25, 23:26

Stocks: The Most Important Indicator (Other Than Price) Elliott wave analysts keep a constant eye on the market's price pattern. Yet, which indicator ranks #2 in importance? EWI's president reveals the answer. Plus, see a chart which shows what's going on with this indicator now......
2019-05-28, 23:26

Europe holds "most important" EU vote Europeans start voting on Thursday in four days of elections to the EU parliament that will influence not just Brussels policy for the next five years but, to some extent, the very future of the Union project itself....
2019-05-23, 11:39

Carnival Row Has Fairy Sex But Also an Important Story to Tell Ready to watch Cara Delevingne and Orlando Bloom have some fun and freaky faerie (yes, faerie) sex? Yes, Carnival Row is absolutely more than that, and even features some social......
2019-08-31, 14:26

Emery: I want to do something important with Cech in his last game "Unai Emery says whether he plays or not, he wants to do something \"important\" with Petr Cech in what will be his last game as a professional: the Europa League final against Chelsea."...
2019-05-29, 15:26

Why the census citizenship question is so important The people who oppose putting a citizenship question on the 2020 decennial census have no idea what a potential mess they are creating. The controversy over the question got a lot more complicated and interesting last week, when President Trump did an end-around and said he’d use other citizenship d...
2019-07-16, 04:52

Why Is This Temple Important to India’s Election? Our reporter Jeffrey Gettleman traveled to Kerala to see how Prime Minister Narendra Modi used a controversy at one of India’s holiest shrines to try to win another five-year term....
2019-05-22, 17:52

The 10 most important announcements from WWDC 2019 WWDC 2019 kicked off on Monday morning and as is the case each and every year, Apple kicked things off with a huge keynote presentation showcasing the software that will power iPhones, iPads, Apple Watches, Apple TVs, and Mac computer for the year to come. While Apple only showed off early beta vers...
2019-06-04, 01:13

The 19 Most Important Gmail Keyboard Shortcuts Gmail has over 80 keyboard shortcuts. You don’t need them all. You do need these 19. Not only are they faster than clicking buttons, they’ll encourage other good habits to help you plow through your inbox....
2019-07-13, 03:00

How Do You Save an Important Voicemail From an Old Phone? Welcome back to Tech 911, Lifehacker’s weekly tech-advice column. We have a slightly new look! I hope you like it, because I love it. This week, we’re tackling a tougher reader question—more for its subject matter than its difficulty. I felt compelled to answer this one, though, because it’s somethi...
2019-08-02, 18:13

The Most Important iPhone 11 Upgrades Are the Ones We Didn't Get Another year, another new iPhone. I know someone says this every year, but I can’t shake the feeling that the iPhone 11 doesn’t seem quite as exciting as previous models. Now some of that could simply be due to update fatigue, as the iPhone’s legacy extends back more than ten years to 2007. But I’d ...
2019-09-11, 22:13

Gap same-store sales miss estimates as top brands disappoint Gap Inc's quarterly same-store sales fell short of analysts' estimates on Thursday, hit by weakness at its Gap and Old Navy brands, sending its shares down 5% in extended trading....
2019-08-23, 00:00

REI's Labor Day Sale Includes Over 13,000 Deals On the Best Outdoor Brands REI’s Labor Day Sale is always one of the company’s biggest sales of the year. In fact, you could think of it as REI’s Black Friday, since the brand famously opts out of the post-Thanksgiving deal bacchanal. So get over there before all the good stuff is gone....
2019-08-23, 16:39

Marquee Brands signs new office lease for 330 W. 34th St. Marquee Brands, which manages such glamorous names as Martha Stewart and Bruno Magli, is on the move. The company just signed a new office lease for 27,811 square feet at Vornado’s 330 W. 34th St., where it will move from 601 W. 26th St., the Starrett-Lehigh Building. JLL’s Mitchell Konsker, Alexand...
2019-09-10, 10:26

Why aren’t brands using Google’s augmented reality wrapper? I'm baffled by why so few brands seem to be using Google's new AR wrapper. It's a landmark product that lets you insert AR models via a single line of code.Read More...
2019-09-08, 06:00

4 key things you should do to grow your career, according to former Yum Brands CEO David Novak There is a lot of advice out there on how to move up the ladder, but if you focus on these four things, you'll find success, says former Yum Brands CEO David Novak....
2019-08-07, 23:13

BlackRock poised to become Authentic Brands' largest shareholder -WSJ BlackRock Inc is taking a stake in Authentic Brands Group LLC in a deal valuing the U.S.-based entertainment company at more than $4 billion including debt, the Wall Street Journal reports on Sunday citing sources....
2019-08-11, 21:00

Pizza Hut rebound bolsters Yum Brands' profit beat Yum Brands Inc beat analysts' expectations for quarterly profit and sales on Thursday, as the restaurant chain operator benefited from better-than-expected growth at all its restaurant chains, including Pizza Hut, sending its shares up 4%....
2019-08-01, 16:52

Outside of Tesla, future EV sales in U.S. may be thin for most brands: study U.S. demand for electric vehicles, including hybrids, could rise to 1.28 million by 2026, a new study projected on Wednesday, but most brands will struggle to make money on the new models....
2019-05-29, 20:26

Pinterest introduces new video tools for brands and creators Pinterest has introduced features to help creators and brands reach viewers more easily. Among the highlights is an improved uploading tool.Read More...
2019-07-10, 19:00

Tim Armstrong Makes Marketing Play to Serve DTC Brands Former AOL chief Tim Armstrong is joining the chase for direct-to-consumer brands’ marketing budgets with a new venture called Unbox that will help DTC companies hawk their products....
2019-07-10, 15:39

17 brands millennials loved that 'kids these days' avoid Sophia Grace/YouTube Millennials loved Ralph Lauren, Abercrombie, Hollister, and other preppy garb. They also spent a lot of time on Facebook. Gen Zs tend to wear fast fashion and athleisure. They've dumped Facebook for Snapchat and Instagram. Read on to see the 17 brands millennials loved as teen...
2019-08-08, 01:52

FDA investigates possible link between certain dog food brands, heart disease CNBC – The Food and Drug Administration is investigating a potential link between certain brands of dog food, including Blue Buffalo, Merrick and Rachel Ray Nutrish, and an increased risk of heart disease in pets. The agency is looking into more than 500 cases of canine heart disease, identify...
2019-07-01, 21:26

Kraft Heinz Writes Down $1.2 Billion as Brands Wither Kraft Heinz reported falling sales and wrote down the value of its brands for the second time in six months, as the food maker struggles to improve its products to satisfy shifting consumer tastes....
2019-08-09, 03:52

Stranger Things: why brands love to piggyback on the show Netflix has promotional agreements with 75 different brands for season three of the show. Why do they like it so much?Netflix and the Duffer Brothers are up against it. In Stranger Things, they have managed to create a juggernaut that satisfies critics and fans in equal measure. But, at the same tim...
2019-07-01, 07:26

F.D.A. Links 16 Brands of Dog Food to Canine Heart Disease Most of the dog foods identified in the new F.D.A. report, the latest in a monthslong investigation, contain peas, lentils and other grain alternatives....
2019-06-30, 08:39

Apple and Google are the top two most valuable brands in wireless tech Quick. Name the most valuable brand name in the world. Apple? nope. Google? That answer is so 2018. According to the 2019 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands rankings computed by WPP and Kantar, Amazon is the most valuable brand with a value of $315 billion. Since the report considers Amazon ...
2019-06-24, 05:39

CFK brands corruption trial 'a smokescreen' as she prepares to sit in the dock Former president lashes out in anger ahead of lunchtime court date. Unidad Ciudadana leader faces allegations she favoured businessman Lázaro Baez in the attribution of 52 public works contracts worth around US$1.2 billion during her 2007-2015 presidency....
2019-05-21, 15:26

NCAA takes pep out of cheerleading company Varsity Brands The governing body for college sports has stunted the growth of cheerleading company Varsity Brands, owned by private equity company Bain Capital. For the past six years, Varsity Brands, which profits from cheerleading in high school and beyond, has been trying to persuade the National Collegiate At...
2019-06-04, 04:52

Demand for soy and meat by major brands driving deforestation Some of the world's largest brands have been accused of "destroying our children's future" after a report found an area of forest twice the size of the UK was destroyed for products such as soy in a decade....
2019-06-11, 12:39

Meet the $50 electric toothbrush that's giving big name brands a run for their money Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Goby Goby is a direct-to-consumer s...
2019-05-29, 00:26

Hey big spender - how luxury brands are raising the stakes on Instagram Big-spending luxury brands like Gucci, Louis Vuitton and Christian Dior are splashing out on everything from dance-fuelled fashion shows to teams of advisers as they target social media platforms in the hunt for young shoppers....
2019-06-07, 21:00

Woke-washing: how brands are cashing in on the culture wars From M&S’s LGBT sandwich to Kendall Jenner stopping a riot with a Pepsi can, corporate business is adept at adopting our concerns. But is it all a cynical marketing ploy?Imagine getting angry over a sandwich. When Marks & Spencer launched its LGBT sandwich – basically, your classic BLT with some gay...
2019-05-23, 10:26

How direct-to-consumer brands can avoid startup purgatory The smartest direct-to-consumer companies are figuring out there is a better path to growth than relying strictly on venture capital funding.Read More...
2019-06-08, 23:52

Ex-Colombia president: Empathy most important for leadership CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Former Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos told graduates of Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government that the most important value they can have as leaders is empathy. The Nobel Peace laureate graduated from the school in 1981. He told the Class of 2019 on Wednesday t...
2019-05-29, 23:52

Avengers: Endgame's Most Important Hero Was Not a CGI Effect In a movie like Avengers: Endgame, you’re dealing in worlds, characters, and costumes that are all built from visual effects, to the point where even the office building from the Captain America vs. Captain America fight was all-digital. Sometimes, it’s nice to celebrate the moments that were real. ...
2019-09-12, 21:26

Here are the best ways to secure important financial documents Estate-planning documents — such as wills, trusts, living wills, medical directives and powers of attorney — are very important, and so is keeping them protected and stored safely. Here are some key tips on how to keep them secure....
2019-08-19, 16:39

The Fed's "Financial Frailty" Raises This Important Question Do you have faith in the Fed? If so, a look at the central bank's portfolio might prompt second thoughts. Find out why, plus take a look at two charts which show you who is really in charge of the trend in interest rates....
2019-05-21, 18:26

Interactive map shows how every state is important to NASA NASA does most of its business in space, and it can sometimes feel like there’s a bit of a disconnect between the space agency and the rest of the country. NASA wants you to know that nothing could be further from the truth, and it’s created a new interactive map to show that each and ev...
2019-07-07, 20:13

The iPhone 11 could borrow one important Galaxy S10 feature The iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Max, and iPhone 11R are all expected to introduce a variety of upgrades come this September, but according to a new report by Mac Otakara (via 9To5Mac), one of the new features can already be found on Samsung's latest flagships.Listen to audio through two Bluetooth devices s...
2019-05-27, 12:39

'Go gays!': Why USA's LGBTQ World Cup stars are more important than ever With homophobic attitudes on the rise in the US, the exploits of gay American heroes on the pitch in France are a welcome sight“Go gays!” said Megan Rapinoe following USA’s World Cup quarter-final victory over France. “You can’t win a championship without gays on your team - it’s never been done bef...
2019-07-05, 11:26

All the important news from Apple’s iPhone 11 event Apple premiered its vision of the future today at its big September event in Cupertino, California. As expected, the company unveiled three new smartphones: the iPhone 11, the iPhone 11 Pro and the iPhone 11 Pro Max. New to the iPhone is the "Pro" na......
2019-09-11, 00:00

Women's World Cup 2019: The most important in history The eighth edition of the Women's World Cup has been described as the most important in history. Kicking off in Paris on Friday, the tournament certainly promises to be the best yet....
2019-06-07, 11:26

‘Perhaps the most important isotope’: how carbon-14 revolutionised science The discovery that carbon atoms act as a marker of time of death transformed everything from biochemistry to oceanography – but the breakthrough nearly didn’t happenMartin Kamen had worked for three days and three nights without sleep. The US chemist was finishing off a project in which he and a col...
2019-08-10, 17:00

We've finally found a skull from one of our most important ancestors A skull found in Ethiopia has been identified as belonging to Australopithecus anamensis, which lived 4 million years ago and may be one of our direct ancestors...
2019-08-28, 19:39

Sega's Dreamcast Remembered By Eight Of Its Most Important Developers 2019 marks the 20th anniversary of the release of the Sega Dreamcast—hence the flashbacks!—and to mark the occasion the team at Archipel, the same guys behind the excellent toco toco series, sat down for a talk with some of the most important developers to ever grace the console, from Tetsuya Mizugu...
2019-07-08, 08:26

Gerry Cooney on the most important lesson he ever learned In his own words Gerry Cooney reflects on the heavyweight division today and in his own time The post Gerry Cooney on the most important lesson he ever learned appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-03, 13:39

The Most Important Moments From Last Night's Presidential Debate On Thursday night, 10 Democratic presidential candidates debated issues of climate change, healthcare, and criminal justice reform on stage in Houston. Candidates like former Texas rep. Beto O’Rourke stood out among heated discussions of gun control; others, like former Secretary of Housing and Urba...
2019-09-13, 19:13

| Wallabies the first step in an important challenge for Boks The Springboks are looking forward to getting underway against the Wallabies on Saturday in what promises to be an exciting season of international rugby....
2019-07-16, 03:13

Trump impeachment push gets important new ally The push to remove the president from office gained momentum on Monday after the No. 4 House Democrat announced support for an impeachment investigation into Donald Trump.Ben Ray Luján, a close ally of Speaker Nancy Pelosi, is the highest-ranking House Democrat to back impeachment thus far. T...
2019-08-20, 03:00

Pose Reminds Us How Important Chosen Families Are As I’ve noted before, FX’s Pose not only entertains but is out here saving lives. That little young LGBTQ+ child who is confused about their existence and questioning their worth can now turn on their television or streaming service and be greeted with the knowledge that they aren’t alone in this wo...
2019-08-22, 07:00

6 ways to create a website that’s accessible (and why it’s important to do so) Web accessibility is a bigger deal than you might think … Did you know that Beyonce’s website is under fire for its lack of accessibility? Or that Domino’s is fighting the Supreme Court over a website accessibility lawsuit filed by a blind customer? Lawsuits about accessibility for...
2019-08-20, 07:26

Verstappen "very important" to Honda's F1 plans says Yamamoto Honda's Formula 1 managing director Masashi Yamamoto says it is "very important" for the manufacturer to have a driver like Red Bull's Max Verstappen as part of its project...
2019-08-22, 12:26

These are the most important vehicles expected to debut in next 12 months Between now and September 2020, a handful of cars, SUVs and at least one pickup will have an outsize impact on their manufacturers and customers.       ...
2019-09-14, 22:26

Joe Biden just added an important caveat to vow that if you like your plan, you can keep it Joe Biden on Monday shocked many political observers when he echoed one of the biggest lies of the Obama administration in making the pitch for his own healthcare proposal: If you like your plan, you can keep it. Now, he's already adding an important caveat....
2019-07-18, 23:13

Why the state elections in eastern Germany are important Elections on Sunday in Saxony and neighboring Brandenburg, two federal states in former East Germany, have the entire country holding its breath. The far-right AfD is poised to do well, and the results could be historic....
2019-09-01, 08:26

Steering Is Important But So Is Not Mistaking the Throttle for the Brake Hackensack, New Jersey, is built along the Hackensack River, which is hazardous to drive in, except with an amphibious vehicle, which you don’t own. The Mercedes ML is also, it turns out, not an amphibious vehicle....
2019-07-17, 23:00

Travel is going to be an important trade issue: Ctrip James Liang of Ctrip.com International says there has been "very robust growth" in the number of Chinese travelers going to Europe, Africa and the Middle East, but not the U.S. However, America will be "very attractive" if it remains open to students from China, he says....
2019-05-21, 15:01

Apple's Voice Control is important for accessibility, and you "Open Photos. Scroll up. Show numbers. 13." Over the years, Apple has frequently highlighted its accessibility work in commercials, but the ad that ran for a minute and a half during game 5 of the NBA Finals was particularly powerful. In it, a wheel......
2019-06-19, 23:13

Strait of Hormuz: the world's most important oil artery Iran's ambassador to Britain warned against escalating tensions on Sunday, a day ahead of an expected response from the UK which could include fresh sanctions on Tehran or other steps after its seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker....
2019-07-22, 21:52

Important To Look At Financial Stability With Growth: Shaktikanta Das RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said he expected banks to move quicker on linking the lending rates with the central bank's repo rate towards better transmission to support consumption and demand....
2019-08-20, 07:26

Aaron Judge gives Yankees reminder of how important he is Statistically? Nah. Spiritually? By all means. His April oblique injury prevents Aaron Judge from claiming team most valuable player honors to date in this 2019 Yankees campaign. Yet if you ever doubted how much the right fielder means to this franchise’s hopes and dreams — just to its initial goal ...
2019-07-17, 16:00

Austin Romine is suddenly among the most important Yankees One of the biggest jobs these final 11 games of the regular season for the Yankees falls to catcher Austin Romine. With Gary Sanchez out with a groin injury, Romine will be doing most of the work with the pitchers. Luis Severino makes his first start of the year Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium again...
2019-09-17, 07:13

All the important stuff from Apple’s WWDC keynote Apple unveiled a slew of new features and updates at this year's WWDC that will impact every corner of its ecosystem. In addition to iOS 13, macOS Catalina and watchOS 6, Apple also unveiled the new iPadOS for, you guessed it, the iPad. Users can exp......
2019-06-04, 03:39

The important lesson I learned from my grandmother, who just retired at 91 Working as long as possible has its benefits. Take it from my grandmother, 91, whose stint lasted longer than most people would've imagined.       ...
2019-06-13, 14:52

Why creativity is the most important soft skill companies look for right now AI and machine learning are taking over, automating more and more tasks. With this technology in place, machines are producing faster and more accurate results for businesses than ever before. As the technology evolves we’ll no longer need to deal with soul-sucking spreadsheets, hours of searching f...
2019-07-01, 10:52

Activist Jana to push again for changes at Outback owner Bloomin' Brands Activist hedge fund Jana Partners on Friday disclosed a large new stake in Outback Steakhouse owner Bloomin' Brands Inc , returning for the second time in nearly two years to push for fresh changes......
2019-08-31, 00:52

DTM Brands Hatch: Frijns's Audi filled with smoke for last 20 laps A suspected exhaust manifold problem caused Robin Frijns's Audi RS5 car to fill with smoke for the "last 20 laps" of the DTM's first race at Brands Hatch...
2019-08-11, 20:39

Walmart discussed selling clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth: Vox Walmart Inc has discussed the potential sale of its unprofitable clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth with buyers, online news portal Vox reported https://www.vox.com/recode/2019/7/3/18716431/walmart-jet-marc-lore-modcloth-amazon-ecommerce-losses-online-sales on Wednesday, citing sources familiar w...
2019-07-03, 15:26

Walmart discussed selling clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth- Vox Walmart Inc has discussed the potential sale of its unprofitable clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth with buyers, online news portal Vox reported https://www.vox.com/recode/2019/7/3/18716431/walmart-jet-marc-lore-modcloth-amazon-ecommerce-losses-online-sales on Wednesday, citing sources familiar wi...
2019-07-03, 13:52

L Brands promises an 'evolution' is ahead for Victoria's Secret brand Victoria's Secret, by L Brands' own admission, stayed tied to its sexy imaging for far too long as its shoppers looked for more comfortable and inclusive options....
2019-09-10, 22:00

L Brands Lifts Outlook on Strength of Bath & Body Works Victoria’s Secret owner L Brands raised its profit outlook for the year as the retailer beat overall sales targets in the latest quarter thanks to Bath & Body Works....
2019-05-23, 00:52

Victoria's Secret owner L Brands is losing its marketing chief Victoria's Secret owner L Brands is about to lose its chief marketing officer Edward Razek, who's pushed the retailer's sexy image as long as he's been there since the early 1980s....
2019-08-06, 02:00

Android phone brands ranked by OS update frequency: Nokia is #1 One of the major concerns when you buy an Android device is the frequency of updates you’ll receive over the years.. Google has been trying to solve that problem by pushing more fixes through the Google Play services, and initiatives like Project Treble and Project Mainline. Still, a lot of onus fal...
2019-08-30, 12:52

Argentina brands Hezbollah terrorist organization, freezes assets Argentinian authorities designated Hezbollah, which it blames for two attacks on its soil, a terrorist organization on Thursday and ordered the freezing of the Lebanese Islamist group's assets in the country....
2019-07-18, 18:52

Anonymous Analytics goes long cannabis with Turning Point Brands Activist research group Anonymous Analytics has turned its attention to the cannabis industry, initiating a buy rating on Turning Point Brands Inc in a report on Wednesday....
2019-07-10, 19:00

Regulatory, Industry Bodies Say Salt Brands Safe To Consume As allegations and concerns have cropped up over the safety of major Indian salt brands, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) and the Indian Medical Association (IMA) have refuted......
2019-07-04, 13:52

Germany's Stada buys six of GSK's consumer brands, eyes further deals Private equity-backed generic drugmaker Stada said on Friday it would buy six consumer healthcare products from British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline to bolster its presence in Europe....
2019-06-07, 11:13

Nielsen: How to properly measure the impact of esports for brands and advertisers Brands and advertisers want to support esports as the audience grows. But measuring the size, preferences, and wealth of that audience is important.Read More...
2019-08-31, 03:13

I tried 3 brands of frozen fish sticks and the winner was crunchy and delicious Kristin Salaky We tried three brands of frozen fish sticks. We tried Gorton's, Mrs. Paul's, and Natural Sea. In the end, we liked Gorton's best. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. Fish sticks are a classic freezer food. Keeping them handy is smart, especially if you have kids or pescatari...
2019-07-02, 20:13

BlackRock becomes Authentic Brands' largest shareholder with $875 million stake BlackRock Inc's new private equity fund Long Term Private Capital (LTPC) has completed its maiden investment, taking up an $875 million stake in Authentic Brands Group LLC, making it the largest investor in the U.S.-based entertainment company, the fund said on Sunday....
2019-08-12, 12:13

Health Brands Hims and Hers Flout Facebook’s Rules on Drug Ads Wellness brands Hims and Hers violate Facebook policies by offering prescription drugs in ads. The ads also don't disclose side effects, as required by the FDA....
2019-07-01, 13:26

S.Korean brands again sweep J.D. Power's U.S. initial quality survey South Korean brands again demonstrated the best initial quality among 32 automotive brands sold in the United States, according to an annual ranking by researcher J.D. Power, with about half of the domestic brands better than average and all European brands below average. Genesis, Kia and Hyunda...
2019-06-19, 19:39

Skip the Bookstore, and Wear College Apparel From These Brands on Game Day When it comes to college sports—and college football in particular—I am resigned to dual loyalty in life. I hail from the great state of Wisconsin and was raised in Madison. Great college town. GREAT. Inspiring football team (usually). But growing up in a college town can be a double-edged sword. By...
2019-08-29, 03:13

How a 90s nostalgia trend powered the comeback of two century-old sports brands The fashion industry is currently swept up in a storm of nostalgia. Riding on this throwback wave, Italian heritage brand Fila and American sweatshirt producer Champion are enjoying another lease of life....
2019-06-19, 05:13

Rental jeans and recycled swimsuits – six revolutionary fashion brands Innovative small labels are at the cutting edge of ethical fashion, and the wider industry is taking noteGlobally, nearly three-fifths of clothing ends up in an incinerator or landfill site within a year of being made. Shopping for clothes is no longer a harmless pastime; it is yet another painful f...
2019-07-01, 18:39

FDA names 16 dog food brands most linked to cases of heart failure The Food and Drug Administration said it has expanded a year-long investigation into links between dog foods and congestive heart failure, and has named more than a dozen brands most often associated with reported cases....
2019-06-29, 05:01

L Brands CEO Les Wexner: I'm 'embarrassed' that 'depraved' Jeffrey Epstein took advantage of me Wexner has been in the spotlight over the past few months following disclosures of previous close ties to accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein....
2019-09-10, 15:39

L Brands CEO Les Wexner: I'm 'embarrassed' that I put my trust in 'depraved' Jeffrey Epstein Wexner has been in the spotlight over the past few months following disclosures of previous close ties to accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein....
2019-09-10, 14:52

Conservatives Are Flipping Out Because the New York Times Said Slavery Was Important In the past few days, the New York Times has been rolling out the 1619 Project, a hugely ambitious effort to mark the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans to American shores and place slavery at the center of American history. Conservatives—as they are wont to do—have been...
2019-08-19, 21:26

Kohli Insists Managing Bumrah's Workload Is "Most Important" Virat Kohli heaped praise on fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah who ran through the West Indies top-order on Sunday to help India wrap the Antigua Test with one day to go....
2019-08-27, 03:52

Expert: Boeing parts review by FAA important step Boeing is telling some airlines flying its 737 to replace a part on the planes' wings, a move that could affect more than 100 planes. Boeing says it is working with the Federal Aviation Administration and has contacted 737 operators. (June 3)        ...
2019-06-04, 05:52

Zuckerberg says developing deepfake video policy is ‘really important’ Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the company is evaluating how it should handle “deepfake” videos created with artificial intelligence and high-tech tools to yield false but realistic clips....
2019-06-27, 20:13

Explainer: How important is Hong Kong to the rest of China? Concerns over Hong Kong's political and economic future are growing as pro-democracy protests drag on and turn increasingly violent, and China makes clear that forceful intervention is possible....
2019-09-05, 06:52

Americans believe asteroid monitoring more important than Mars trip The poll comes as the White House pushes to get astronauts back on the moon, but only about a quarter of Americans said moon or Mars exploration by astronauts should be among the space program’s highest priorities....
2019-06-20, 23:13

Despite Facebook's struggles, one important contingent remains loyal The number of small businesses who buy Facebook ads remains unchanged, meaning the company's struggles and the threat of government regulation has not hurt Main Street's ad spend, the second-quarter CNBC|SurveyMonkey Small Business Survey finds....
2019-05-21, 15:13

German SPD leader: important to keep working in Merkel coalition The leader of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) said on Sunday she wanted to continue to work in the national coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives despite heavy losses in a state vote and in elections to the European Parliament....
2019-05-26, 19:39

Iran to take ‘important’ step away from nuclear accord, its president says The next moves will have “extraordinary” impact and accelerate considerably Iran’s nuclear energy program, President Hassan Rouhani said without elaborating....
2019-09-04, 15:00

Jo Brand: 'Freedom of speech in comedy is extremely important' Jo Brand has sidestepped questions from Sky News following a growing backlash to a joke about throwing battery acid - but did say that freedom of speech in comedy was "extremely important"....
2019-06-13, 16:39

That Study About the Health Benefits of Nature Comes With an Important Caveat On Thursday, a new study in Scientific Reports found just two hours a week spent in nature can help improve a person’s health and well-being. The widely-reported findings reinforce what many instinctively know: nature can be rejuvenating. But a less-publicized aspect of the study is the finding that...
2019-06-15, 00:26

The Strait of Hormuz: The world's most important oil choke point Following a number of oil tanker blasts in the Gulf of Oman, tensions between the United States and Iran are rising further. DW takes a closer look at what role the Strait of Hormuz plays for global oil supplies....
2019-06-14, 15:13

Factbox: Strait of Hormuz: the world's most important oil artery Iran's ambassador to Britain warned against escalating tensions on Sunday, a day ahead of an expected response from the UK which could include fresh sanctions on Tehran or other steps after its seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker....
2019-07-22, 06:13

Most important MLB trade deadline deals of the past 15 years The MLB trade deadline fast-approaching, and several teams are looking to swap. These are the biggest trades made at the deadline over the last 15 years.       ...
2019-07-23, 17:26

T-Mobile rolls out important camera update to the OnePlus 7 Pro OnePlus released a new update for its latest flagship, the OnePlus 7 Pro last week, but carrier-bounded units didn't initially get it. The update brings many camera improvements, but also some system-wide optimizations and enhancements to various functions of the phone.If you've bought the T-Mobile ...
2019-06-16, 23:26

Jets have an important Leonard Williams call to make As the Jets get close to training camp, I am examining the roster and giving you my top 25 players. Each weekday, we will reveal another person on the list, leading right into camp. I am not including rookies on this list because I do not feel it is possible to fully evaluate them before......
2019-07-19, 23:00

New book captures Windows on the World, NYC’s most important restaurant On an icebound night in February 1993, I trekked with a few hundred other New York Post employees — copy kids, writers and top editors — to a party none would soon forget. Our host was Steven Hoffenberg, a tax fraudster who briefly controlled the newspaper before he was sentenced to a long prison te...
2019-09-02, 07:13

The death of disk? HDDs still have an important role to play With price parity, presumably higher-performing SSDs would kill off slower HDDs. But as storage needs increase, HDDs have an important role to play.Read More...
2019-09-02, 20:13

Massive iPhone 11 & iOS 13 leak reveals even more important details Apple iPhone 11 & 11 Max CAD-based rendersWith around four months to go until Apple releases iOS 13 and the iPhone 11, YouTube channel EverythingApplePro has teamed up with tipster Max Weinbach to reveal some new details about the Cupertino giant’s upcoming products.iPhone 11: camera upgrades, physi...
2019-05-23, 19:26

Factbox: Strait of Hormuz - the world's most important oil artery Explosions that damaged two tankers south of the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday come a month after four vessels were targeted in "sabotage attacks" off the coast of the United Arab Emirates....
2019-06-13, 23:39

All the important news from Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 event At its Galaxy Unpacked event today in Brooklyn, Samsung unveiled the latest additions to its Galaxy Note lineup -- the Note 10 and Note 10+. Unlike prior Note releases, Samsung's phone comes in two sizes to suit user preferences. The Note 10's displa......
2019-08-08, 07:00

Cyprus: US sees regional partnership important to security NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ government spokesman says a partnership between Greece, Cyprus and Israel in which the U.S. is participating is seen by Washington as contributing to security and stability in the eastern Mediterranean. The three countries have forged an energy-based partnership ...
2019-06-06, 15:39

Apollo 11: 'Most important manual' from Moon landing could be worth $9M British auction house is auctioning off several Apollo 11-related items, including the flight plan used on board and the Apollo 11 Lunar Module Timeline Book, a manual deemed to be the "most important manual used" to put "a man on the Moon." ...
2019-07-02, 18:26

The Conversational AI Summit at Transform: Learn why it’s the most important AI tech right now A 2-day deep dive into the tate of conversational AI, ecommerce, messaging conversion, the customer journey and support, operationalizing voice AI, & more.Read More...
2019-07-05, 20:39

Local partnerships are important for Finnair's China presence, CEO says Finnair recently announced a new code-sharing partnership with one of China's largest airlines, helping the European carrier boost its presence there, says CEO Topi Manner....
2019-05-30, 13:00

Seidl: Good chemistry 'important' between team mates "McLaren\u0027s new team principal Andreas Seidl says that it\u0027s important that the squad\u0027s two drivers Carlos Sainz and Lando Norris have good chemistry and work well together."...
2019-08-11, 13:00

Rami Ismail — Why global game development is important to everyone Rami Ismail has traveled the world as an ambassador for indie game developers. He has seen great talent overcome the barriers to getting noticed.Read More...
2019-05-27, 22:00

With Launches in NYC, LA, DC, and Phoenix, Sprint Hits an Important Milestone for 5G Back at MWC in late February, Sprint promised to bring 5G coverage to 9 cities by the first half of 2019. And now, with the launch of 5G in New York City, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., and Phoenix, Sprint has finally made good on its promise while also hitting some important 5G milestones. Read more...
2019-08-28, 13:39

Important to continue dialogue in Sudan, avoid escalation: UAE It is important to continue dialogue in Sudan and avoid an escalation, a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Tuesday, after protests against the ruling military....
2019-07-02, 08:52

Investment Grade Bonds Keep Chugging Along - Which Is Important For Equities A quick update on the investment grade bond market, an explanation of recent weakness and why the strength in this market should continue to support large cap stocks....
2019-05-21, 15:52

The jobs report is Friday and economic reports don't get much more important than this one The economy was expected to have added a solid 180,000 jobs in May, but if the payroll number is way off forecast, that could be a game changer for markets....
2019-06-06, 21:52

David Lynch: ‘It’s important to go out and feel the so-called reality’ The cult director of Blue Velvet is soon to bring his creative vision to Manchester international festival. But how does he get his ideas?David Lynch is best known for his strange, beguiling, often nightmarish work for cinema and television – films such as Blue Velvet and Mulholland Drive and the TV...
2019-06-30, 10:39

Turning our clubs into global brands means there will be more Burys | Jonathan Wilson The concentration of wealth and attention on a tiny number of globalised superclubs is leading to moments of remarkable drama and quality – but at a terrible priceA recent Set-Piece Menu podcast eloquently made the case for fandom as a broad church. When the Premier League is marketed so aggressivel...
2019-08-31, 13:26

Shares of Taco Bell-owner Yum Brands jump as earnings top estimates Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut owner reported second quarter earnings that topped expectations, fueled by stronger same-store sales growth across all its brands....
2019-08-01, 14:52

W Series Brands Hatch: Chadwick grabs last-gasp pole for finale Williams Formula 1 development driver Jamie Chadwick just snatched pole for the inaugural W Series championship finale at Brands Hatch, while her title rival Beitske Visser qualified fifth...
2019-08-11, 20:39

Animoca Brands raises $2.5 million for The Sandbox blockchain gaming platform Animoca Brands has raised $2.5 million in funding for The Sandbox blockchain gaming platform. Animoca's Pixowl division is remaking The Sandbox as a blockchain-enabled game.Read More...
2019-05-23, 03:39

L Brands Board Opens Probe of Jeffrey Epstein's Role at Company L Brands Inc. said its board of directors has hired an outside law firm to conduct a review of financier Jeffrey Epstein’s role at the retail company....
2019-07-25, 02:39

UPDATE 1-BlackRock becomes Authentic Brands' largest shareholder with $875 million stake BlackRock Inc's new private equity fund Long Term Private Capital (LTPC) has completed its maiden investment, taking up an $875 million stake in Authentic Brands Group LLC, making it the largest investor in the U.S.-based entertainment company, the fund said on Sunday....
2019-08-11, 21:00

Meredith sells Sports Illustrated to Authentic Brands Group for $110M Sports Illustrated over the decades has chronicled stellar match-ups, blow-outs, squeakers, sudden deaths and photo finishes. Now it’s getting ready to take on a whole new kind of game. Publisher Meredith Corp. has sold for $110 million the intellectual property around the venerable sports-news outl...
2019-05-28, 06:26

Chadwick clinches W Series title as Powell wins at Brands Hatch Jamie Chadwick has become the inaugural W Series champion, beating Beitske Visser by 10 points, as Alice Powell took her first victory at Brands Hatch...
2019-08-11, 20:39

Victoria's Secret drags down parent company L Brands second-quarter earnings The sexy image that once boosted Victoria's Secret has been haunting L Brands more recently, as women are steering clear of the brand's hot pink, lacy and bejeweled lingerie....
2019-08-21, 23:39

Kraft Heinz Adds $1.2 Billion Impairment Charge as Brands Wither Kraft Heinz’s troubles deepened as the giant food maker reported falling sales and again wrote down the value of its brands. Shares are down about 13%....
2019-08-08, 17:52

Meredith sells Sports Illustrated to Authentic Brands Group for $110 million Sports Illustrated over the decades has chronicled stellar match-ups, blow-outs, squeakers, sudden deaths and photo finishes. Now it’s getting ready to take on a whole new kind of game....
2019-05-28, 15:00

Technology, telecom and cars dominate the world's 50 most valuable brands Just more than half of the 50 most valuable brands in the world are owned by U.S. companies. Among them: Amazon, Starbucks, Walmart and AT&T.        ...
2019-05-27, 20:13

FTC chairman says Facebook's plan to merge brands may make it harder to split: FT Facebook Inc's plan to integrate Instagram and WhatsApp more closely could hinder any attempts to break up the social media giant, Federal Trade Commission Chairman Joseph Simons told the Financial Times on Monday....
2019-08-20, 01:00

8 footwear brands that make sustainable sneakers from recycled and renewable materials Adidas More than 23 billion pairs of sneakers are made every year, over 300 million pairs are thrown out annually, and, on average, it takes 30-40 years for a pair to fully decompose in a landfill. Sneakers are one of the most wasteful retail items to produce, but a booming shoe industry shows no s...
2019-08-10, 10:39

Chinese State Media Retaliates As US Brands China "Currency-Manipulator" China's official Communist Party newspaper said on Tuesday the United States was "deliberately destroying international order", a day after Washington branded Beijing a currency manipulator in a......
2019-08-06, 12:13

FTC chairman says Facebook's plan to merge brands may make it harder to split -FT Facebook Inc's plan to integrate Instagram and WhatsApp more closely could hinder any attempts to break up the social media giant, Federal Trade Commission Chairman Joseph Simons told the Financial Times on Monday....
2019-08-20, 03:52

Airline, luxury brands follow China’s lead on Hong Kong Cathay Pacific warns employees of “disciplinary consequences” for employees participating in pro-democracy protests, joining a slate of other businesses that are appeasing China by opposing the demonstrators...
2019-08-13, 05:13

Animoca Brands buys Quidd for up to $8 million as it moves into blockchain collectibles Animoca Brands has agreed to acquire Quidd, a maker of a digital collectible marketplace with 6.8 million unique users, for as much as $8 million.Read More...
2019-08-08, 14:13

Sports Illustrated Sold for $110 Million to Licensing Company Authentic Brands Meredith agreed to sell Sports Illustrated for $110 million, more than a year after putting it on the block, but that doesn’t mean the fabled sports magazine is leaving the family....
2019-05-28, 04:00

Meredith sells Sports Illustrated to Authentic Brands to further digital push Media company Meredith Corp said on Monday it has agreed to sell Sports Illustrated to U.S-based entertainment company Authentic Brands Group LLC for $110 million, as it looks to scale its digital media business....
2019-05-28, 07:52

Guggenheim names Anheuser-Busch a 'best idea' on its shift away from traditional brands Shifting focus to Michelob Ultra from Bud Light and a strong innovation pipeline in craft brands have increased Guggenheim's conviction in the beer-maker's growth trajectory....
2019-05-22, 21:26

Why the esports audience is set to surge — and how brands can take advantage of increased fans and viewership This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subscribers can read the report here. BI Intelligence Esports, which is short for electronic sports, refers t...
2019-07-08, 12:26

UPDATE 1-Walmart discussed selling clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth- Vox Walmart Inc has discussed the potential sale of its unprofitable clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth with buyers, online news portal Vox reported https://www.vox.com/recode/2019/7/3/18716431/walmart-jet-marc-lore-modcloth-amazon-ecommerce-losses-online-sales on Wednesday, citing sources familiar wi...
2019-07-03, 14:52

London mayor brands fatal stabbings 'human cost of austerity' Sadiq Khan has branded the rise in fatal stabbings a "human cost of austerity" as he urged both candidates vying to become the next prime minister to reverse police cuts since 2010....
2019-07-15, 20:26

Nike, Calvin Klein rank among 20 of the most successful American fashion brands 24/7 Tempo analyzed several factors including longevity, name recognition, and revenue to identify 20 of the top U.S. fashion brands.       ...
2019-08-26, 23:00

France to Ban Destroying Unsold Goods, Targeting Amazon, Luxury Brands France's prime minister on Tuesday announced a crackdown on the destruction of unsold or returned consumer products, a move that will affect online retailers such as Amazon and luxury goods brands....
2019-06-05, 16:52

CVS, Payless and Victoria's Secret are just some of the brands closing stores in 2019 While 2019 is on track to be a record year for store closings, it's not expected to bring the same amount of empty retail space as last year.        ...
2019-05-21, 17:26

Abercrombie & Fitch will sell Green Growth Brands' CBD products in more than 160 stores Abercrombie & Fitch is going to sell Green Growth Brand's CDB-infused body-care products like lip balms and sugar scrubs in more than 160 stores....
2019-06-27, 18:52

THE PODCAST REPORT: Why podcasts should be the go-to channel for your next ad campaign — and how brands can tap into the future of audio (KRW) This is a preview of The Podcast Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. The number of US podcast consumers has more than doubled in the past decade — and there's still a long runway for growth. And the podcast listenership base continues to gr...
2019-07-12, 00:26

Domestic Brands Charge A Hefty Premium For Advanced Safety Features Now that the American automakers have, for the most part, ceded the small car market to the import brands, you would think they would try to field competitive offerings in the crossover/SUV segment. However, when it comes to what most car buyers are really looking for in a family car, the domestic b...
2019-09-11, 20:39

From T-shirts to ice cream, Kroger pushes house brands in grocery wars Multicolored, sparkly ice cream is an unlikely battleground in U.S. grocery stores. But Kroger Co believes products like Kroger Best Unicorn Swirl ice cream will help it win market share from Walmart Inc, Aldi and Amazon.com Inc....
2019-06-20, 14:39

Action! Nigeria's film industry draws global entertainment brands "Oya!" shouts the director in Nigerian Pidgin English. Actors take their marks. Lighting blinks on. The film crew snaps into action after the order to hurry up....
2019-09-10, 14:26

Bathurst 1000 record-breaking ex-Longhurst Cosworth races at Brands The ex-Tony Longhurst Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth that broke the qualifying record for the Bathurst 1000 in 1990 raced at Brands Hatch last weekend in the hands of Carey McMahon...
2019-07-02, 14:00

Motor racing: W Series title battle goes down to the wire at Brands Hatch Britain's Jamie Chadwick and Dutch rival Beitske Visser will fight for the inaugural all-female W Series title at the final race of the season at Brands Hatch next month after Finnish driver Emma Kimilainen won at Assen on Saturday....
2019-07-21, 00:13

The vegan halo: how plant-based products are transforming British brands As veganism has grown in popularity, so have sales at companies including Greggs, Leon and Dr Martens – and not only of their animal-free waresEven as it was unfolding in the first cold days of Veganuary 2019, the launch of the Greggs vegan sausage roll felt like something marketing experts and cult...
2019-09-03, 13:13

Preorder and Save On an Affordable Chef's Knife From One Of Our Favorite Cookware Brands The team that brought us one of the most innovative nonstick pans we’ve ever seen is back with their latest project, a German steel chef’s knife that can last you a lifetime....
2019-07-20, 01:52

Millennials have sparked a sober revolution, and alcohol brands are starting to notice It’s everywhere you look these days: #SoberCurious, #SoberIsSexy, #SoberLife and #SoberSaturday. There are sober nightclubs, sober early-morning dance parties, Instagram influencers who anchor their o......
2019-06-27, 21:00

Somali-Born Lawmaker Brands Trump 'Fascist' After Rally Taunt Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar branded Donald Trump a "fascist" on Thursday as the president sought to distance himself from mocking chants of "Send her back!" directed at the Somali-born......
2019-07-19, 08:13

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

Google Maps update brings two new important features for commuters Google launched two new features for Maps, which will greatly help those using public transportation to commute every day. The new features, live traffic delays for buses and crowdedness predictions, will help Google Maps users to plan better for their transit ride.Since transit schedules aren't alw...
2019-06-27, 21:26

Alarms in emergency rooms rarely important, which can desensitize staff Walk into any emergency room in the U.S. and you'll hear a regular din of beeping alarms going off from machines connected to patients. But a new study found only a tiny fraction of the alarms signals a condition important enough to require a change in the patient's care....
2019-08-13, 11:39

Cracks are appearing in the Mideast's most important alliance. That's bad news for Trump The partnership of Saudi Arabia and the UAE is the closest anywhere in the Mideast. It goes back decades, fashioned by antipathy towards Iran and support for Sunni causes across the Muslim world. But cracks in the alliance are appearing....
2019-08-22, 11:26

Waymo's Self-Driving Cabs Just Got an Important Green Light in California In a significant development for Alphabet’s autonomous vehicle company, Waymo has secured permission to transport passengers in its self-driving taxis in California, but probably not you.Read more......
2019-07-03, 20:00

No Hurry, Quality Of Transaction Important: Trump Over Deal With China US President Donald Trump said on Saturday that while his meeting with China's President Xi Jinping was far better than expected, he was "in no hurry" to cut a trade deal...
2019-06-30, 15:13

Apple might not be able to obtain enough supplies of an important iPhone part this year Trade relations between the U.S. and China have had quite an impact on a company like Huawei, which was on its way to becoming the largest smartphone manufacturer in the world next year. Now that the U.S. and China have agreed on a truce in their trade war allowing U.S. suppliers to once again sell ...
2019-06-30, 19:00

Oculus Quest keeps improving in important but screenshot-defying ways Trying to explain what makes VR special is like talking about TV through a radio, and recent improvements are defying screenshots and easy description.Read More...
2019-08-17, 00:26

Asus ZenFone 6 first update brings important camera improvements The ZenFone 6 hasn't even been released in the United States and Asus is already pushing out a major update that brings important camera enhancements. If you plan on getting one when Asus will launch the ZenFone 6 in the US in July, here is what to expect from the first ZenFone 6 update.If you didn'...
2019-05-28, 05:26

Success with Scotland as important as club glory, says Andy Robertson • Defender seeks to round off ‘incredible week’ with victories• Captain praises positivity under new manager Steve ClarkeIt is to Andy Robertson’s credit that he firmly rejects any suggestion of Champions League glory with Liverpool diminishing his appetite for featuring in a Scotland shirt in June....
2019-06-08, 09:52

Supreme Court Punts on One of the Most Important Tribal Land Cases Ever On the final day of decisions, the Supreme Court declared that it will bump Carpenter v. Murphy to its next term for further argument, a baffling but telling decision in one of the most significant Indian Country legal cases of the century....
2019-06-27, 18:52

The Cookout Playlist: Music Is the Most Important Part of the Celebration (Fight Me) When it heats up outside and the sun shines on you, making that melanin glow even more, you know it’s officially that time—cookout season....
2019-06-07, 18:26

Ilott: F2 qualifying "rebound" important after Alfa F1 test crash Ferrari junior Callum Ilott says he felt it was important to rebound from his "weird" Alfa Romeo Formula 1 testing crash after taking second in Formula 2 qualifying in Monaco...
2019-05-23, 17:13

Adapting to extreme weather is important — but reducing emissions is key: advocate 'Adaptation is really important ... but I would say I think it’s really a side show to the much more important challenge which is reducing our carbon emissions.'...
2019-09-01, 23:26

Opinion: NASCAR point standings more important than you think at halfway mark Since NASCAR began awarding stage points in 2017, only one driver outside the 16-driver cutoff at the midway mark has made it into the playoffs.        ...
2019-05-31, 22:26

AIIMS MBBS Exam Tomorrow; Important Points Candidates Should Know The examination will be computer based and therefore the candidates may familiarize with the examination through the mock test available at www.aiimsexams.org....
2019-05-24, 12:52

Knowing where you come from is so important. Leave us a message to help record black history USA TODAY's 1619 Voices Project is asking readers to share what they know about their family history by calling into a Google Voice number.        ...
2019-08-22, 16:26

McDonald's CEO: China will remain an important market for us 'as long as I can imagine' McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook said that trade tensions between the U.S. and China have "absolutely not" changed its strategy in the Asian country....
2019-05-29, 16:52

China bans historical dramas ahead of important anniversary BEIJING – China’s television regulator has banned “entertainment-driven” historical dramas, it said in a notice on Thursday, the latest clampdown on media in a sensitive year for the ruling Communist Party. The regulator said the ban also applied to so-called idol dramas, which are centered on...
2019-08-02, 01:26

China bans historical TV dramas ahead of important anniversary China's television regulator has banned "entertainment-driven" historical dramas, it said in a notice on Thursday, the latest clampdown on media in a sensitive year for the ruling Communist Party...
2019-08-01, 12:13

Matthijs de Ligt's Transfer To Juventus Might Be The Most Important Move Of The Summer Though it’s not official official just yet, it would take a massive change of heart to stop the inevitable: Matthijs de Ligt will be a Juventus player next season. And for as good and smart of a move as this is for both parties involved, the lasting effect of the Bianconeri signing the most coveted ...
2019-07-18, 00:39

The ambitious Europa Clipper has cleared an important step toward flight Enlarge / This is an earlier design of the Europa Clipper spacecraft. (credit: NASA) NASA has given its ambitious Europa Clipper mission a green light to proceed into final design and then into construction of the spacecraft. The multibillion-dollar mission remains on target for a launch in 2023 o...
2019-08-20, 16:26

Military now controls Myanmar’s scientifically important amber mines Hundreds of scientifically priceless fossils are extracted in horrendous conditions in Myanmar’s amber mines and smuggled over the border for sale in China...
2019-08-30, 19:39

This is the most important thing you need to know before you see Netflix’s upcoming ‘Game of Thrones’ rival Game of Thrones is dead and buried, leaving behind a massive vacuum that everyone is looking to take advantage of. HBO is working on two separate fantasy shows, including a Thrones prequel as well as His Dark Materials, based on the novel trilogy of the same name. Amazon also has two series in the w...
2019-08-21, 04:00

After managing my own money for years, I know the most important thing I could ask a financial advisor Personal Finance Insider writes about products, strategies, and tips to help you make smart decisions with your money. We may receive a small commission from our partners, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Getty Images / Hero Images Financial advisors can b...
2019-06-04, 03:39

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

The Cycle Show 2019 preview: ‘Take your pick from 200 exhibitors and 500 brands’ | Martin Love Celebrating its 18th year, the Cycle Show returns to the NEC in September – be prepared to be wowed by all things two-wheeledThe Cycle ShowWhere NEC BirminghamWhen 13-15 SeptemberPrice from £15.50; 11-16 years old £12; and under-11 free, cycleshow.co.ukThe country’s biggest and best bike show comes ...
2019-08-18, 12:39

REI's Labor Day sale is going on now through September 2 — here are 30 great deals from The North Face, Patagonia, and more brands REI/ Facebook REI is a go-to shopping spot for all things outdoors— whether you need to stock up on some outdoor apparel basics or want to go on a fun nature adventure in your area, REI has got you covered. Now through September 2, you can save up to 40% on outdoor gear, apparel, and more at...
2019-08-28, 03:52

FOCUS-From T-shirts to ice cream, Kroger pushes house brands in grocery wars Multicolored, sparkly ice cream is an unlikely battleground in U.S. grocery stores. But Kroger Co believes products like Kroger Best Unicorn Swirl ice cream will help it win market share from Walmart Inc , Aldi and Amazon.com Inc....
2019-06-20, 13:39

Carrefour Brasil sees major growth in organic products, in-house brands Carrefour Brasil SA plans to increase the supply of organic products in its stores by 85% in 2019, executives said on Monday, as part of wider efforts to capture growing consumer interest in healthier and natural food....
2019-07-01, 16:13

L Brands' ties to Jeffrey Epstein aren't its only troubles as stock loses a third of its value this year Over the past year, the company has grappled with falling sales at Victoria's Secret, as its board has been thrust into the spotlight following an activist campaign and concerns over the CEO's ties to accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein....
2019-09-09, 17:39

No place like home: Chinese firms stung by trade war build up domestic brands For over a decade, manufacturer Matsutek plied away at building its business with big Western brands, supplying firms such as Philips and Honeywell with products made in its Chinese factories for the U.S. and other overseas markets....
2019-09-06, 10:26

A tortilla shortage at Taco Bell could hurt sales and Yum Brands' stock, analyst says A shortage of tortillas at fast food chain Taco Bell is crippling the chain's menu and could hurt the stock of parent company Yum Brands, Bank of America said....
2019-07-09, 20:52

From beer to pens, South Koreans boycott Japanese brands as diplomatic row intensifies As soon as supermarket manager Cho Min-hyuk got to work the day after Tokyo imposed curbs on exports to South Korea, he pulled all Japanese products off the shelves....
2019-07-19, 12:13

Shares of Victoria's Secret-owner L Brands spike nearly 11% after beating earnings expectations Shares of L Brands, the owner of Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works, rose nearly 11% in aftermarket trading Wednesday after the company reported it beat revenue and earnings expectations....
2019-05-22, 23:52

Final Fantasy 8 Remaster PS4 release confirmed to have one important PlayStation feature Final Fantasy VIII fans will all tell you one thing: music is one of the most important things in the game. Good news, then, as Square Enix confirms the remaster will get the best version of the OST....
2019-06-18, 09:39

Joe Biden touts electability amid verbal stumbles in important New Hampshire Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden came to New Hampshire this weekend drawing contrasts to his rivals and touting himself as the candidate best positioned to beat President Donald Trump in November 2020....
2019-08-26, 00:26

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

Local partnerships are 'important building blocks' for Finnair's China presence, CEO says Finnair's recent code-sharing partnerships with Chinese airlines are important for the company to build up its presence in China, according to CEO Topi Manner....
2019-05-30, 13:00

'It's important to be nice': Dwayne Johnson urges compassion in MTV awards speech ‘The most powerful thing we can be is ourselves’ says actor on an evening where inclusivity was celebratedDwayne Johnson told fans of the power of compassion and “being ourselves” while accepting a top honour at the MTV Movie and TV awards.“The most powerful thing we can be is ourselves,” said Johns...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Nehru-Gandhi Family In Leadership Important For Congress: Salman Khurshid Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Saturday said it is important for the Congress to have a prominent member of the Nehru-Gandhi family in the leadership of the party....
2019-08-17, 23:52

Appeal of 2021 F1 rules important to Vettel stay or leave decision Sebastian Vettel says the appeal of Formula 1's planned 2021 rules will play an important part in whether he continues racing or walks away from the championship...
2019-07-12, 11:39

Football appears too self-important to bother itself about climate emergency | Louise Taylor Choosing to stage Euro 2020 in 12 different countries is a decision that seems to be lacking in common senseImagine a series of outline maps spanning England, Europe and, perhaps even, the world. They feature clearly highlighted contours and country boundaries but the neatly printed place names whic...
2019-09-09, 16:00

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 copied another important iPhone feature, and you almost missed it After all the leaks rumors that have been spilling out over the past few months, Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 10 lineup is finally official. Company executives took the stage in New York City earlier this week to take the wraps off of Samsung’s latest and greatest Android phablets, and they...
2019-08-09, 14:26

Apple fans will deny it, but the iPhone 11 is missing a feature that’s hugely important After months upon months of leaks and rumors, Apple’s next-generation iPhone lineup is finally official. Were there any surprises left after all those leaks? Shockingly, there were plenty! The new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max indeed feature many of the things we saw in insid...
2019-09-11, 16:13

Twitter rolls out a notice for tweets from important users that break its guidelines Twitter said on Thursday it would identify and de-emphasize tweets that broke its rules but came from important sources such as politicians.Read More...
2019-06-28, 08:26

Cops making ‘important progress’ in David Ortiz shooting probe Red Sox legend David Ortiz underwent a second surgery in Boston, then took his first steps soon after on Tuesday — as Dominican Republic cops said they have made “important progress’’ probing his shooting. “Big Papi’’ had an “exploratory’’ operation at Massachusetts General Hospital right after bein...
2019-06-12, 04:00

Ahead Of Visit, Mike Pompeo Says Ties With India "Incredibly Important" US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said that his visit to New Delhi this month will be focused on advancing the "incredibly important" ties with India which is a significant part of President......
2019-06-11, 09:39

New UN-Syrian Action Plan signals an 'important day' for child protection, says UN envoy The top UN official charged with representing the interests of children caught up in armed conflict, has signed a landmark new agreement on child protection with the Force Commander of a main Syrian opposition military alliance, it was announced on Monday, aimed at ending and preventing the recruitm...
2019-07-01, 19:52

Important To Know Truth: UN Chief Pushes For Probe Of Gulf Tanker Attacks UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday pressed for an investigation to establish those responsible for a spate of suspected attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf that has raised fears of war....
2019-06-14, 22:39

U.S. welcomes Sudan power-sharing deal as 'important step forward' The United States on Saturday welcomed a provisional agreement forged by Sudan's ruling military council and a coalition of opposition and protest groups to share power for three years as an "important step forward."...
2019-07-06, 18:39

Greek prime minister-elect: 'It's an important victory for Europe, not just for Greece' Prime Minister-elect Kyriakos Mitsotakis told CNBC there was a strong mandate for change in Greece with his party set for an outright majority at Sunday's elections....
2019-07-07, 23:13

Transform 2019: Women take front and center at the year’s most important AI conference Women are front and center at Transform 2019, with a Women in AI Breakfast as well as the Women in AI awards recognizing 5 women for their excellence.Read More...
2019-06-21, 20:26

Nissan CEO: Will discuss differences in views with 'important' partner Renault - Jiji Nissan Motor's chief executive said on Thursday he would discuss differences in views over the automaker's plan to reform its governance directly with Renault, calling the French car maker an important shareholder and partner, Jiji news agency reported....
2019-06-13, 04:39

Korie Leitten is using a serene country setting to help spread an important message (WGRZ) Korie Leitten loves living in the country near Strykersville, New York. It’s quiet, calming, and peaceful. She loves the silence, but recognizes that silence isn’t always a good thing. Leitten knows it’s not always easy to talk about mental health and suicide. She also knows...
2019-09-14, 00:26

Target's 20th Anniversary Collection brings back 20 designer brands Saturday Target's 20th Anniversary Collection drops Sept. 14 with 300 items from 20 years of designer partnerships, including Zac Posen, Missoni and Anna Sui.       ...
2019-09-13, 10:52

Blingy vaporizers and gold rolling papers: luxury cannabis brands court the affluent As marijuana becomes more acceptable and its consumer base grows, companies are aiming for prestigeDespite being expensive and sometimes rare, cannabis isn’t typically considered a luxury good. It’s too closely associated with slovenly, underperforming young men to convey wealth or style. But as can...
2019-09-16, 13:52

"Sharp stone" parc ferme puncture hurt Rast's Brands DTM race stint A "very sharp stone" pierced one of Rene Rast's tyres in parc ferme, forcing Audi into 'mixing' his tyres for an 'imbalanced' first stint in the DTM Brands Hatch race....
2019-08-11, 20:39

Three ways brands can benefit from adopting voice technology (AAPL, AMZN, GOOGL, MSFT) Voice assistants like Amazon's Alexa, Google's Assistant, Apple's Siri, and Microsoft's Cortana, are pegged to trigger a widespread transformation across the retail industry in the years to come. The current interest in, and adoption of, voice assistants for commerce is being driven by recent techn...
2019-07-19, 14:26

Luxury brands must show they are 'good Chinese citizens' after T-shirt territory anger, expert says Western luxury labels will need to demonstrate that they are good Chinese citizens in the face of territorial sensitivities, according to an expert on branding in the region....
2019-08-19, 15:52

High levels of arsenic found in two bottled water brands sold at Target, Walmart CHICAGO (CNN) – Tests conducted by a California nonprofit found high levels of arsenic levels in two bottled water brands. The testing was carried out by the Center for Environmental Health. The group found that Peñafiel water and Starkey water contained higher arsenic levels than tap water &#...
2019-06-22, 00:52

Bubble tea brawl: Taiwan brands face mainland boycott over Hong Kong gesture Internet users on the Chinese mainland have blacklisted popular bubble tea brands from Taiwan after a Hong Kong franchise urged solidarity with street protesters in the Asian financial hub....
2019-08-08, 15:00

Amazon exec tells lawmakers the company doesn't favor own brands over those from third-party sellers At a hearing with the House Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust, an Amazon representative disputed a key argument about how it users sellers' data....
2019-07-17, 00:52

Taco Bell-parent Yum Brands' CEO Greg Creed to retire, to be replaced by David Gibbs Taco Bell's parent company Yum Brands on Monday said David Gibbs has been tapped as CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2020. Gibbs will be succeeding Greg Creed, who has been with Yum for 25 years....
2019-08-12, 22:26

Victoria's Secret owner, L Brands, taps law firm to review relationship with Jeffrey Epstein Epstein was arrested earlier this month on an indictment filed by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York, which charged him with trafficking dozens of underage girls....
2019-07-25, 03:13

UPDATE 1-Carrefour Brasil sees major growth in organic products, in-house brands Carrefour Brasil SA plans to increase the supply of organic products in its stores by 85% in 2019, executives said on Monday, as part of wider efforts to capture growing consumer interest in healthier and natural food....
2019-07-01, 19:00

Higher price, fewer models and brands pose challenge to adoption of 5G smartphones in Gulf Despite the ongoing buzz around the launch of 5G smartphones in the UAE and the GCC currently, industry experts expect the adoption to remain slow.“The average selling price remains measuredly high while options in terms of models and brands to choose from remain few,” Nabila Popal, se...
2019-07-11, 15:52

George R.R. Martin just like the rest of us, puts off important projects by messing with video games We can’t imagine it’s easy being George R.R. Martin. It’s bad enough that the complicated backlash surrounding the the final season of Game Of Thrones has been inevitably dripping back on to the book series that inspired it over the last few months; there’s also the fact that few figures in American...
2019-06-08, 10:13

Self-driving cars face two important challenges, says World Economic Forum executive Autonomous driving companies need to make sure the technology works and that business models can actually make money, according to World Economic Forum's Michelle Avary....
2019-07-01, 10:13

Phoebe Waller-Bridge says it’s important that the new Bond film “treats women properly” Phoebe Waller-Bridge is on a hell of a well-deserved hot streak. The recently released second season of her Amazon series Fleabag is receiving rave reviews (even the jumpsuit she wore in the premiere has become a sensation), and she has also wrapped the second season of  Killing Eve as an executive ...
2019-06-01, 07:52

Chance the Rapper Delays Tour to Experience ''Important Milestones'' With Newborn Daughter Family over everything. Chance the Rapper is prioritizing the people that matter most to him: his wife Kirsten Corley and two daughters. After welcoming his second child just last week, a......
2019-09-10, 00:26

President Trump Suggests Saudi Arms Sales Are More Important Than Khashoggi Investigation (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump isn’t saying whether he’ll direct the FBI to investigate the death of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi and suggests that pledges by Saudi Arabia to spend billions buying U.S. military equipment are more important to him because of the ...
2019-06-23, 21:52

The Real Housewives of New York Reunion Part 2 Answers Some Important Season 11 Questions Table 62! Table 62! Tonight's installment of the Real Housewives of New York season 11 reunion addressed some very important questions from this season, though the answers were......
2019-07-19, 05:26

"Important To Save Lives": Nitin Gadkari To NDTV On Traffic Fines-Highlights Defending hike in traffic fines, Union Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari today said that it is important to save lives "There is 2% loss in GDP because of road accidents. Is this not a loss......
2019-09-11, 15:26

Hong Kong Businesses Are Reeling Amid the Protests, But Their Workers Say ‘Freedom’ Is More Important On a recent weekday afternoon, twelve employees sat awaiting shoppers in a luxury jewelry store in Hong Kong’s prime tourist district, Tsim Sha Tsui—known to locals simply as “TST.” Next door, in a high-end watch shop, seven workers chatted with each other, no customers in si...
2019-09-03, 13:39

Important Dates, Significance Of Holy Month Sawan Devoted To Lord Shiva Sawan Date 2019: Today on July 17 marks the beginning of the month of Sawan after the conclusion Guru Purnima and Lunar Eclipse. Lord Shiva is worshiped throughout the month of Sawan. It is believed......
2019-07-17, 11:13

Don't expect an Alabama falloff even with the loss of its most important player Dylan Moses Dylan Moses was expected to be Alabama's leader on defense. With the linebacker now expected to miss the season, don't expect the Tide to fall.       ...
2019-08-28, 22:00

Riverdale Season 4 Premiere Is a Tribute to Luke Perry, Possibly "Most Important" Episode Ever Get the tissues ready, because when Riverdale season four premieres it sure sounds like you're going to need them. Riverdale creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa took to Twitter to reveal......
2019-06-20, 19:39

Seth Rogen Reveals the Important Life Lessons He Learned From Kanye West Seth Rogen is sharing an inspiring story about his pal, Kanye West. The 37-year-old Long Shot star, who once parodied the Grammy winner's "Bound 2" music video, is opening up......
2019-05-21, 20:52

Fort Hamilton: Black Caribs vs The British on Strategically Important Island in the Caribbean St Vincent and the Grenadines are a group of 32 small island with a long history. The main island of Saint Vincent is the sovereign state and was named by Christopher Columbus in 1498. ...
2019-08-10, 04:13

Zinedine Zidane ready to rely on ‘important’ Gareth Bale for Real Madrid • Welsh forward set to stay after collapse of Jiangsu Suning deal• Eden Hazard out for several weeks with thigh injuryZinedine Zidane is ready to put his faith in Gareth Bale as the forward suddenly looks set to stay at Real Madrid.Bale was omitted from the Real squad for a friendly with RB Salzburg...
2019-08-17, 09:00

Neura raises $16 million to help brands target online users based on real-world habits Neura, a platform that helps developers personalize their apps to increase engagement using real-world activities and habits, has raised $16 million.Read More...
2019-09-05, 08:00

Retailers fight back: Bricks-and-mortar brands are figuring out online sales, boosting their stocks A number of retailers, like Lululemon and Best Buy, and restaurants over the past few weeks have reported explosive growth of e-commerce sales, helped by their stores....
2019-06-13, 21:13

Target's 20th Anniversary Collection brings back 20 designer brands, including Missoni Target drops its 20th Anniversary Collection Saturday with 300 items from 20 years of designer partnerships, including Zac Posen, Hunter and Anna Sui.       ...
2019-09-13, 03:26

‘Did it work, Mommy?’’: Top Obama aide describes moment she realized reality was more important than rhetoric Former ambassador Samantha Power credits her young son with teaching her not to be too proud of the speeches that won her prominence as an “impassioned” critic of Russian aggression....
2019-09-13, 14:52

Colombia offers nationality rights to Venezuelan children born there: UN hails ‘very important step’ The UN migration agency, IOM, has welcomed Colombia’s decision on Monday to grant nationality status to more than 24,000 Venezuelan babies born inside the country after their parents fled across the border....
2019-08-06, 18:52

Resolving trade war and Hong Kong unrest more important to China than saving 'face,' StanChart says China's priorities right now are to resolve its trade dispute with the U.S. and settle the civil unrest in Hong Kong, said Becky Liu, head of China macro strategy at Standard Chartered Bank....
2019-08-30, 20:00

‘Did it work, Mommy?': Top Obama aide describes moment she realized reality was more important than rhetoric Former ambassador Samantha Power credits her young son with teaching her not to be too proud of the speeches that won her prominence as an “impassioned” critic of Russian aggression....
2019-09-14, 19:52

Kamala Harris brands Trump as a national security threat embracing 'science fiction' on climate change Kamala Harris said in Thursday night’s Democratic debate that President Trump’s inaction on climate change and skepticism of science is a danger to the world....
2019-06-28, 05:13

Important Policy Change: The Philadelphia Phillies Have Announced That The Phillie Phanatic Will Now Crawl Around On All Fours Like The Beast He Is Get excited, baseball fans, because it looks like one of the most iconic mascots in sports history is about to get an update: The Philadelphia Phillies have announced that, moving forward, the Phillie Phanatic will crawl on all fours like the beast he is....
2019-07-02, 17:26

‘This Election Is Too Important’: Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms on Fighting Trump and Endorsing Joe Biden The Joe Biden campaign for president has been a spectacle to behold this year. On the one hand, if you wrote out Biden on paper, it would look something like this: seasoned older white man, executive experience, wingman for the first black president. You’d think he’s a shoo-in for the Democratic nom...
2019-07-18, 21:00

Tulsi Gabbard joins Puerto Rico protests: 'The most important thing is a corrupt governor steps down' Democratic Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard joined thousands of protesters in Puerto Rico Saturday in demanding that Gov. Ricardo Rosselló step down, taking action on a chorus of calls from 2020 presidential contenders for the embattled governor's resignation....
2019-07-22, 21:52

Hostile witness or Democrats’ hero? Mueller’s past turns before Congress offer important clues The special counsel is famously tight-lipped, but he will face tremendous pressure at Wednesday’s hearing to say more about his probe of President Trump....
2019-07-22, 03:13

Verizon Media Group CEO Praises Yahoo Sports' Important Coverage, Like This Syndicated Wire Story Verizon Media Group CEO K. Guru Gowrappan began his memo to staff today by praising Yahoo Sports for writing a story on the theme of the Women’s World Cup: equity. It was a nice thought, but Yahoo Sports didn’t even write that story....
2019-06-21, 23:26

Nike, Adidas Join Footwear Brands Urging Trump to Drop ‘Catastrophic’ Tariffs on Shoes Made in China Nike Inc., Adidas AG and other footwear giants urged President Donald Trump to reconsider his tariffs on shoes made in China, saying the policy would be “catastrophic for our consumers, our companies and the American economy as a whole.” In all, 173 companies signed an open letter to th...
2019-05-21, 20:13

Nicki Minaj Cancels Saudi Arabia Concert After Receiving Backlash: ''It Is Important to Make Clear My Support'' Nicki Minaj has made up her mind. After receiving backlash, the Queen rapper revealed on Tuesday that she's cancelling her performance in Saudi Arabia. But for a good reason.......
2019-07-10, 02:52

Kent State Determines Football Team's Pregame Fireworks More Important Than Overtime Field Hockey Game Saturday’s college field hockey game between Maine and Temple was called off in the middle of play after host school Kent State needed the field to set up pre-game fireworks for the football game next door, per the Bangor Daily News. While the teams were told of a potential scheduling conflict befor...
2019-09-10, 03:13

Inside the Alphabet empire: Here are the most important people and teams in Google's vast power structure (GOOG, GOOGL) REUTERS:Hannibal Hanschke.JPG Google-parent company Alphabet dominates businesses from search to online ads. The company has more than 103,000 employees working on high-profile initiatives and secret projects. Business Insider Prime has mapped out some of the key teams and rising stars that compris...
2019-06-14, 06:00

Conflict prevention, mediation: among ‘most important tools’ to reduce human suffering, Guterres tells Security Council  Conflict prevention and mediation are two of “the most important tools at our disposal to reduce human suffering” United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the Security Council on Wednesday.  ...
2019-06-12, 23:39

How digital media businesses are successfully integrating e-commerce as a new revenue stream — and how brands can benefit (AMZN, SNAP, FB, GOOGL, EBAY, WMT) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. Business Insider IntelligenceConsumer habits are shifting to digital, driving massive changes in how people access media content as well as how they shop for products and services...
2019-07-17, 13:39

I tried Dailylook, a personal-styling service that sends curated boxes of clothing to try on at home — the brands it carries are on the pricey side, but the selections were spot-on Dailylook I don't enjoy shopping, but I do still have opinions about and want control over what I wear. I love personal styling services because they choose clothing for me while taking into consideration my style and preferences. I tried one called Dailylook, which used my personal Style Profile,...
2019-08-06, 05:13

Kohl's adds adaptive clothing to its three top kids' brands Kohl's is adding clothing designed for people with disabilities into its three largest kids’ brands – Jumping Beans, SO and Urban Pipeline.       ...
2019-06-12, 20:26

THE STORIES REPORT: How brands can take advantage of the viral growth of the Stories format (FB, SNAP, GOOGL) This is a preview of The Stories Report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Digital Media industry research reports. Stories are on track to become the main format for social media consumption, providing brands with a massive and vital opportu...
2019-05-27, 23:39

Sadiq Khan brands Donald Trump '6ft 3 child in White House' as feud continues Sadiq Khan's feud with Donald Trump showed no sign of relenting as the Mayor of London branded the US president a "six-foot-three child in the White House"....
2019-06-22, 17:26

THE RISE OF AMAZON ADVERTISING: This is exactly what Amazon is doing to siphon billions of ad dollars from Google and Facebook and why brands love it (AMZN, FB, GOOGL) This is a preview of The Rise of Amazon Advertising research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Digital Media industry research reports. You might already have access to our premium Business Insider Intelligence research through your co...
2019-07-08, 03:26

Whitney Cummings reveals the important lesson working on 'Roseanne' taught her Whitney Cummings served as executive producer for ABC's 2018 "Roseanne" reboot during the show's first season before making the decision to walk away.        ...
2019-08-16, 14:00

OnePlus walks back an important claim about a OnePlus 7 Pro feature The OnePlus 7 Pro camera system has already been under attack from owners of the phone; this prompted a OnePlus staff member to write about an impending update that will allegedly improve the quality of images snapped with the rear cameras. According to a Reddit poster using the handle /u/ImKuya (vi...
2019-05-24, 19:52

Pelosi: 'Children' most important in border bill Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi says 'the children" coming across our southern border and the treatment they are given are the most important part of discussing a border bill. (June 27)        ...
2019-06-27, 21:52

Vitamin B12 deficiency: What is Vitamin B12? Why it’s important to spot hidden symptoms VITAMIN B12 deficiency can cause symptoms which are hard to spot. Here we explore what vitamin B12 is, and why it’s important to spot the hidden symptoms....
2019-08-13, 07:13

Danish Prime Minister brands idea of US buying Greenland 'absurd' after claims Trump wanted to buy territory The Danish Prime Minister said the idea of selling Greenland to the US is "absurd" after Donald Trump reportedly talked to aides about buying the territory....
2019-08-19, 13:26

T-Mobile is outpacing the rest of the Big Four US carriers on value, loyalty, and satisfaction — here's what consumers say is most important when selecting a mobile provider (TMUS, S, VZ, T) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. This report is exclusively available to enterprise subscribers. To learn more about getting access to this report, email Senior Account Executive Jeff Jordan at jjordan@businessins...
2019-07-06, 13:52

Eating Fruits and Vegetables Is More Important Than Eating Organic All fruits and vegetables are good for you, but when people start talking about how to eat healthy, the word “organic” tends to pop up a little too often....
2019-08-29, 03:39

Important: Download the new “News 4 Tucson – KVOA” news app now This version of the KVOA News 4 news app for Apple devices is being phased out and will no longer deliver the news, sports and weather coverage you expect. We encourage you now to delete this app and download the new and and improved News 4 Tucson – KVOA news app today. Download the News 4 Tuc...
2019-09-05, 08:52

An Important Message: This Man With A Top Hat And Twisty Mustache Is Visiting Schools Warning Students About The Dangers Of Piloting Hot Air Balloons Under The Influence Of Dr. Fixit’s Vigor-Inducing Delousing Tonic And Quaffable Cure-All It’s a dangerous world out there, but one intrepid educator is going around the country to make sure our nation’s youth enter that world prepared: This man with a top hat and twisty mustache is visiting schools to warn students about the dangers of piloting hot air balloons while under the influence...
2019-07-12, 23:26

Tory leadership debate: Imam Abdullah Patel brands candidates' responses to his question on Islamophobia 'deluded' The five remaining Tory leadership contenders have been branded "disappointing" and "deluded" for their views on Islamophobia by an Imam who quizzed them during last night's televised debate....
2019-06-19, 10:26

THE SOCIAL VIDEO REPORT: How social platforms are transforming their video distribution strategies and creating new opportunities for brands (FB, SNAP, GOOGL, AAPL) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subscribers can log in and read the report here. Business Insider Intelligence Social platforms are ramping up on emergent video formats to drive new and ...
2019-07-17, 13:39

Report: Arby's president— and former Yum Brands VP — will take over as Papa John's CEO Bloomberg first reported that Arby's President Rob Lynch will replace Steve Ritchie as Papa John's CEO.       ...
2019-08-27, 14:26

Theresa May brands Donald Trump's 'go home' tweet 'completely unacceptable' Theresa May has branded Donald Trump's tweets about congresswomen going back to their "broken and crime infested" countries "completely unacceptable"....
2019-07-15, 18:00

Senior China diplomat says important for U.S.-China to meet face-to-face Senior Chinese diplomat Wang Yi, who meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday, said it was important for China and the United States to meet face-to-face and cooperate no matter how many problems may arise....
2019-08-01, 12:13

UK popstar Sam Smith changes pronouns to They/Them pronouns Oscar winning pop star Sam Smith has announced a pronoun change to they/them. They made the announcement on Twitter, thanking the transgender and non-binary community for support....
2019-09-14, 08:26

German AI professor wins top science prize Bernhard Schölkopf of the Max Planck Society was awarded the prestigious Körber Prize on Friday. The professor was honored for his work in the field of artificial intelligence....
2019-09-14, 08:26

Ichiro Suzuki Is Saying Farewell, Yet Still Perfecting a New Craft Since he transitioned to an instructor role with the Mariners, Suzuki has applied his trademark meticulousness in a new area: throwing batting-practice pitches....
2019-09-14, 09:39

HBO’s new ‘Watchmen’ trailer is dark, moody, stylish perfection “People who wear masks are driven by trauma …” That’s the opening line we hear in HBO’s fantastic new trailer for Watchmen that’s got us even more excited for the arrival of the series on Oct. 20. It’s uttered by Jean Smart, who portrays the Silk Spectre, a...
2019-09-14, 11:00

Leaky Chelsea defence needs Antonio Rudiger after Kurt Zouma doubts Nine goals conceded in the first four games — not ideal by any stretch. But over the international break, Frank Lampard has had a chance to ponder the best way forward for his Chelsea side....
2019-09-14, 11:00

Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google Emails Demanded in US Antitrust Probe A US congressional panel stepped up its antitrust probe of four Big Tech firms on Friday with a wide-ranging request for documents on their business operations....
2019-09-14, 13:39

WRC title blow for Toyota and Tanak as he retires in Turkey Toyota Gazoo Racing team principal Tommi Makinen says an ECU or fuel-related failure are the most likely reasons for Ott Tanak's retirement from day two of Rally Turkey on Saturday...
2019-09-14, 13:39

Yemen rebels claim drone attack on Saudi oil sites The Houthis, who have been fighting a Saudi-led military coalition in Yemen for years, said they carried out the attacks, which sparked explosions and huge fires....
2019-09-14, 15:00

Judge orders end to strike at GM supplier Nemak in Canada Unifor officials at both the national and local level declined to say what they intend to do next, beyond reviewing the ruling at a meeting Saturday. Union members walked off the job at Nemak in Windsor, Canada, on Labor Day, protesting the company's decision to close the plant....
2019-09-14, 15:26

Who Won NYFW? Well, Rihanna, Obviously Is she or isn’t she? That was the question consuming Black Twitter after images and video from Rihanna’s 5th annual Diamond Ball surfaced, raising speculation that her delayed ninth album might be due to another, far more important project currently in production......
2019-09-14, 17:39

Foreign leaders, supporters honour Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe at state funeral Mugabe led Zimbabwe for 37 years, from independence until he was ousted by the army in November 2017. He died in a Singapore hospital on Sept. 6 aged 95....
2019-09-14, 18:26

The Morning After: MoviePass shuts down Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Apple's big iPhone 11 event revealed the biggest news of the week, but that's not all that happened. Tesla went plaid, we celebrated the Dreamcast and Honda put a price tag on its cute EV. Check out those highli......
2019-09-14, 18:26

Drone Attack on Oil Facilities Shuts Down Half Of Saudi Arabia's Oil Production Saudi Arabia has shut down approximately half of its oil production capacity after “coordinated drone strikes on facilities in [its] Eastern Province” set blazes at the Hijra Khurais oil field and Abqaiq, the world’s largest oil stabilization facility, the Wall Street Journal reported....
2019-09-14, 19:52

Violent 'yellow vest' protests break out in Nantes Protests in the western French city of Nantes grew violent as police fired tear gas in clashes with protesters. At least 18 people have been reportedly arrested by police....
2019-09-14, 22:26

Supernatural Proves It's Not Kidding With a Trailer for the Final Season For years, Supernatural’s been this thing that’s just...around. Like streetlights, rent checks, and that ever-present sense of dread, Supernatural felt like something that was never not going to exist. Until now. The trailer for the 15th and final season is here, proving that even demon hunters need...
2019-09-14, 22:52

'Sensational, sensational' - Klopp revels in Liverpool goals "Jurgen Klopp gushed about the quality of the goals as Liverpool came from behind to beat Newcastle 3-1 in the Premier League on Saturday and maintain their lead at the top of the table."...
2019-09-14, 23:26

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

Opposition To Head 5 Rajya Sabha Parliamentary Committees, BJP Gets 3 Opposition members of Rajya Sabha will chair five of the eight Department Related Standing Committees (DRSCs) of the upper house which were approved by Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu....
2019-09-14, 23:26

Bihar Man, Jailed 11 Years After Entering Bangladesh By Mistake, Returns An Indian citizen who went missing 11 years ago and accidentally reached Bangladesh has finally returned home. After spending more than a decade in the neighbouring country's jail he has returned to......
2019-09-14, 23:26

Yemen’s Houthi Rebels Launch Drone Strikes on Saudi Arabia Oil Sites (DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — Yemen’s Houthi rebels launched drone attacks on the world’s largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a major oil field Saturday, sparking huge fires at a vulnerable chokepoint for global energy supplies. It remained unclear hours later whe...
2019-09-14, 23:52

Discord is pulling its subscription service's free games library Discord's Nitro subscription service stepped into Steam territory last year when it gave subscribers access to a curated library of games. It only ever offered a fraction of the titles Steam has -- it launched with just over 60, including Super Meat......
2019-09-15, 00:39

Bucs' Arians: TE Howard 'can play a heck of a lot better' Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end O.J. Howard does not appear to be in the good graces of Bruce Arians, and the team's new coach wasn't shy about his thoughts of Howard's performance....
2019-09-15, 00:39

GOP senators introduce bill requiring DNA testing of migrants to curb child trafficking Senate Republicans this week introduced a bill to implement DNA testing of migrants claiming to be part of a family unit as they come to the southern border -- part of an effort to crack down on child trafficking....
2019-09-15, 01:00

In The Bahamas, Guterres sees impact of ‘Category Hell’ hurricane, ‘powered by climate change’  The UN chief saw for himself the deadly power of Hurricane Dorian on the shattered islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama on Saturday, describing it as more like a “Category Hell” disaster, than the official Category 5 designation used by meteorologists. ...
2019-09-15, 01:26

Greens leader Elizabeth May wants spotlight on climate: ‘Stakes couldn’t get higher’ The party's long-time leader said the coming contest presents a prime opportunity to be "brutally honest" with Canadians on averting climate catastrophe....
2019-09-15, 02:13

World Championships: Poor Start For India's Greco-Roman Wrestlers Competing in non-Olympic categories, Asian Championship silver medallist Harpeet Singh (82kg), Sagar (63kg), and Manjeet (55kg) could not even score a single point in their respective bouts....
2019-09-15, 02:52

UAW says no GM contract extension, union leaders to meet Sunday The United Auto Workers (UAW) said late on Saturday it would not extend its contract with General Motors Co and would decide on a course of action at a meeting of union leaders in Detroit Sunday morning that could result in talks resuming or possibly workers going out on strike....
2019-09-15, 03:39

Tyson Fury v Otto Wallin: lineal heavyweight championship – live! Fury (28-0-1) takes on unheralded Wallin (20-0) in Las VegasTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 3.57am BST Good evening and welcome to tonight’s heavyweight showdown between Tyson Fury and Otto Wallin at T-Mobile Arena. The Gypsy King is back in action on the Las Vegas strip for the second tim...
2019-09-15, 05:13

Lying prisoners: New laws crack down on jailhouse informants FILE – In this file photo, Innocence Project lawyer Vanessa Potkin, left, hugs Alfred Swinton in Superior Court in Hartford, Conn. (Mark Mirko/Hartford Courant via AP, Pool, File) HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A movement to put jailhouse informants under a more powerful microscope before they testif...
2019-09-15, 10:00

7 smartphone maintenance tips to get the best performance Newly unboxed, a smartphone runs like a dream. The device is fresh and spotless, and it has that “new phone” scent. But as time goes by, your phone loses its luster: it just slows down....
2019-09-15, 10:00

Apple TV+ premieres with star-studded period drama 'Dickinson' at Tribeca Festival Apple TV+ premiered its first show at the Tribeca TV Festival on Saturday, flaunting feminist snark, lavish period costumes and a star-studded cast in "Dickinson," a series that sheds a modern light on the life of an iconic American poet....
2019-09-15, 10:26

Odell Beckham, Jamal Adams will drop friendship for night BEREA, Ohio — The showdown is finally here. Odell Beckham Jr. and Jamal Adams have called LSU and New York their homes over parts of the past nine years but have never taken the field together. That will change Monday night when Beckham’s Browns and Adams’ Jets face off at MetLife Stadium. “I’m exci...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Cubs injury chaos has fantasy owners scrambling for answers Whether you are looking at fantasy baseball or reality, nothing derails your quest for a championship worse than late-season injuries. Your replacement options are extremely limited, and as you find yourself limping towards the winner’s circle rather than doing a full-on sprint. Though all eyes migh...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Eastern Michigan takes down Big Ten foe Illinois on road, takes home $1 million Illinois agreed to pay Eastern Michigan $1 million for the Eagles to visit Champaign. Eastern Michigan handed the Illini a 34-31 loss in thanks.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Opinion: Lions QB Matt Stafford finds new perspective after his wife's brain surgery Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford waited hours as his wife, Kelly, underwent brain surgery during the offseason. The ordeal changed them both.       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Oregon wraps nonconference slate with 35-3 win over Montana Justin Herbert threw for 316 yards and five touchdowns in No. 15 Oregon's 35-3 victory Saturday night over Montana, the Ducks' final tuneup before opening Pac-12 play at Stanford next week       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Hurts has 439 scrimmage yards, No. 5 Oklahoma's routs UCLA Jalen Hurts racked up 439 scrimmage yards, became the first Oklahoma quarterback to pass for 200 yards and rush for 100 in the first half and directed the fifth-ranked Sooners to scores on their first six drives in a 48-14 rout of UCLA       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

The world has a third pole – and it's melting quickly An IPCC report says two-thirds of glaciers on the largest ice sheet after the Arctic and Antarctic are set to disappear in 80 yearsMany moons ago in Tibet, the Second Buddha transformed a fierce nyen (a malevolent mountain demon) into a neri (the holiest protective warrior god) called Khawa Karpo, w...
2019-09-15, 13:00

Trump May Share Stage With PM At "Howdy Modi" Event In Texas: Sources US President Donald Trump is "likely" to share a stage with Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his mega event supported by Indian Americans in Houston, Texas, on September 22. Sources said a final......
2019-09-15, 14:00

Fury overcomes wound and Wallin for points victory Britain's Tyson Fury overcame an early cut over his right eye to win a majority decision against his gutsy Swedish opponent Otto Wallin in Las Vegas on Saturday....
2019-09-15, 15:39

MLB roundup: Braves hammer Nats, clinch playoff spot Ronald Acuna Jr.'s two-run double highlighted a four-run seventh-inning rally Saturday that sparked visiting Atlanta to a 10-1 win over the Washington Nationals -- and propelled the Braves into the playoffs....
2019-09-15, 15:39

The best USB-C hubs and docks By Nick Guy This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to USB-C Hubs and Docks. After......
2019-09-15, 15:39

Junk Debt Sends Early Warning Signals Warning signals are starting to flash in the market for junk debt, an indicator that investors are worried that companies with high debt loads could be at risk even if the U.S. economy avoids recession....
2019-09-15, 16:00

Fight At Indians’ Stadium Goes South, Just Like Their Season When Sun Tzu wrote Art of War around 500 B.C., there’s no way he could have possibly imagined his philosophies getting used in the context of a fight amongst baseball fans in Cleveland, but that’s exactly what appears to have happened on Saturday night. In the ninth chapter, so to speak, Tzu writes ...
2019-09-15, 16:52

Hong Kong protesters hurl petrol bombs at government buildings in latest wave of unrest Hong Kong police fired water cannon and volleys of tear gas to disperse protesters throwing petrol bombs at government buildings on Sunday, as months of sometimes violent demonstrations showed no sign of letting up....
2019-09-15, 17:13

Will We Ever Get Multi-day Battery Life on the Apple Watch? Yesterday we got a glimpse at the Apple Watch Series 5. While it boasts a new LTPO screen and some software updates, one thing that hasn’t changed is its 18-hour, “all-day” battery life.Read more......
2019-09-15, 17:39

Huddersfield 0-2 Sheffield Wednesday: Championship – as it happened In the battle of the new managers, two excellent goals from Steven Fletcher and Sam Winnall gave Garry Monk an ultimately comfortable victory over the Cowley brothers 2.19pm BST Garry Monk won the battle of the new two new Yorkshire managers as Sheffield Wednesday beat Huddersfield 2-0 at the John S...
2019-09-15, 18:00

UAW to strike against GM starting Sunday evening The United Auto Workers (UAW) said that its members will go on strike against General Motors Co as of Sunday evening, after a lack of progress in contract talks on key issues from wages to health care benefits, temporary employees, job security and profit sharing....
2019-09-15, 18:26

Kuwait says it's probing drone sighting, working with Riyadh Kuwait is investigating the sighting of a drone over its territory and coordinating with Saudi Arabia and other countries after Saturday's attacks on Saudi oil plants, the cabinet said on Sunday....
2019-09-15, 20:26

How much Tyson Fury will earn for Otto Wallin Las Vegas showdown Tyson Fury's journey back to the summit of boxing has several challenges yet, tonight he takes on the undefeated Otto Wallin and will earn a bumper payday in the process...
2019-09-15, 21:13

At least 22 injured in decks' collapse in N.J. residential building Decks in a three-story residential building collapsed, injuring at least 22 people, including several firefighters, in south New Jersey, officials said....
2019-09-15, 22:00

Leaks reveal Surface Pro 7 configurations ahead of Microsoft event The Microsoft October 2 event is fast approaching. However, since Microsoft staying tight-lipped about what the event has in store for Windows fans, there’s no shortage of leaks and speculations surrounding what’s coming.We here at TechRadar think that new Surface hardware is on the wa...
2019-09-15, 22:00

To the Shores of Distant Death: The Failed Colony of San Miguel De Gualdape The year is 1526. Onto the wild and wooded lands of what is today Georgia in the United States, European feet had never permanently walked. ...
2019-09-15, 22:26

Taika Waititi's WWII satire 'Jojo Rabbit' wins Toronto Film Festival people's choice award Taika Waititi's World War II satire "Jojo Rabbit" won the audience award – an Oscar bellwether – at Toronto International Film Festival.        ...
2019-09-15, 22:26

Dramatic Video Shows Soldiers Detonating Unexploded Pak Mortar Shell A 120-mm mortar shell, fired by Pakistani forces, was destroyed by the Indian Army in a village near the Line of Control or LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Sunday....
2019-09-15, 23:13

Pak Singer Threatens PM Modi With Reptiles, Crocodiles; Fined Pakistani singer Rabi Pirzada's move to threaten Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the Kashmir issue with snakes and crocodiles has backfired as she has been fined by the authorities for posing......
2019-09-15, 23:13

Evidence from Saudi oil attack points to Iran, not Yemen: U.S. official The attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities on Saturday that has threatened global oil supplies came from a direction indicating that Iran was behind it, and cruise missiles may have been the weapon of choice, according to a senior U.S. official....
2019-09-15, 23:39

Central banks to question Facebook over Libra cryptocurrency Facebook is about to undergo further scrutiny of its Libra cryptocurrency, and it may have to answer some difficult questions. Officials speaking to the Financial Times said that Libra representatives are meeting with officials from 26 central banks......
2019-09-15, 23:39

Drone attack on Saudi oil sites raises risks amid U.S.-Iran tension The attacks Saturday claimed by Yemen’s Houthi rebels resulted in “the temporary suspension of production operations” at the Abqaiq processing facility and the Khurais oil field, Riyadh said....
2019-09-16, 00:26

Tunisian candidate Kais Saied says exit poll shows him leading Tunisian presidential candidate Kais Saied said on radio on Sunday that an exit poll showed he was ahead after the first round of voting, with the top two candidates to advance to a second round....
2019-09-16, 00:26

Trump authorizes release of oil from strategic petroleum reserve after Saudi attacks Trump said oil would be released if needed to keep the market well supplied and he would expedite the approval of pipelines in Texas and other states....
2019-09-16, 00:52

New York moves to ban sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid health concerns Governor Andrew Cuomo announces ‘emergency executive action’ amid a surge in youth vaping New York governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced an “emergency executive action” to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarette products, amid a surge in both youth vaping and concern over its health effects. Relate...
2019-09-16, 01:13

Police fire teargas and water cannon at Hong Kong protesters Demonstrators surround government complex, throwing rocks and molotov cocktailsA peaceful rally in Hong Kong has descended into chaos as police fired teargas and water cannon at protesters who hurled petrol bombs, set fires and clashed with residents.Tens of thousands of demonstrators defied a polic...
2019-09-16, 01:13

Strong U.S. Dollar Prompts Speculation of Trump Intervention The Trump administration has considered whether to use currency intervention as a weapon in its trade war, which has raised a host of questions among investors and traders, including whether such an effort would work....
2019-09-16, 01:39

Trump blasts fresh misconduct accusation against Brett Kavanaugh After a new sexual misconduct allegation was made against the US Supreme Court justice, President Trump took to Twitter in a vehement defense, and Democratic presidential candidates called for an investigation....
2019-09-16, 01:39

Dearica Hamby Wins Playoff Game With Absurd Steal-And-Heave The Las Vegas Aces and Chicago Sky went back and forth throughout today’s highly entertaining first game of the Western Conference Finals, and as the final seconds were ticking away, it looked like the Sky were on their way to escaping with a 92-90 win. That is not what happened....
2019-09-16, 02:00

UAW contract with GM expires; union says 'significant differences' remain In a letter to union officers Saturday evening, a UAW official said the contract with GM would not be extended, but no immediate strike was planned.       ...
2019-09-16, 02:26

Gdovic in sight of Lamborghini Super Trofeo lead at Laguna Seca Precision Performance Motorsport's Brandon Gdovic moved to within just six points of the lead of the Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America championship after a double win at Laguna Seca...
2019-09-16, 02:26

North Korea leader Kim invited Trump to Pyongyang in new letter: report North Korean leader Kim Jong Un invited U.S. President Donald Trump to visit Pyongyang in a letter sent in August, a South Korean newspaper reported on Monday, citing diplomatic sources....
2019-09-16, 03:13

'We can do it': Johnson hopeful of Brexit deal as he prepares to meet Juncker Boris Johnson has said he believes he can strike a Brexit deal in the next few weeks - as he prepares for his first face-to-face negotiations with EU chiefs....
2019-09-16, 06:13

Storm reprieve: Humberto steers clear of beleaguered Bahamas, develops into hurricane Residents and rescue workers breathe sigh of relief; Florida coast also appears to be in the clear from impacts of Hurricane Humberto.        ...
2019-09-16, 07:00

Opinion: Did we just watch the final kicks of Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri? Adam Vinatieri's struggles reached critical mass after a win against the Titans, when Colts owner Jim Irsay said "I'm concerned" about the kicker.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Fan at Los Angeles Sparks playoff game tackled after rushing the court In a scary moment, a fan at the Los Angeles Sparks' playoff game rushed the court to approach Nneka and Chiney Ogwumike with something in his hand.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey held back after shouting match with coach Doug Marrone Jalen Ramsey got into a heated exchange with Jaguars coach Doug Marrone in the first quarter of Sunday's game against the Texans.       ...
2019-09-16, 07:52

Drones wiped out half of Saudi Arabia's oil production — and it could lead to higher gas prices (WTI) Reuters A drone strike that knocked out half of Saudi Arabia's oil production could lead to higher oil prices globally, according to analysts. The production shutdown amounts to about 5% of the world's daily production of crude oil, or roughly 5 million barrels. The Saudi index fell 2.3% at the op...
2019-09-16, 07:52

NSW government faces crunch call on water rights as drought deepens New South Wales cabinet set to debate preventing irrigators from taking water from the Barwon-Darling river system during low-flow eventsThe New South Wales cabinet will this week consider whether to restrict irrigators in the Barwon-Darling from accessing water during low-flow events, as the drough...
2019-09-16, 08:39

Racism has not been relegated to history, Biden says on anniversary of 1963 church bombing The Democratic candidate, who has faced questions about his past views against forced busing in education, visited the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala....
2019-09-16, 08:39

10 must-try ramen shops in Tokyo Ramen is Japan’s national obsession – and there more than 10,000 shops to choose from in Tokyo alone. Three local experts choose their favourites‘Ramen doesn’t have rules the way many Japanese foods do, which means the possibilities are endless,” says Abram Plaut. “And in Tokyo people are always com...
2019-09-16, 09:00

Dead shepherd, renegade wolf appear in new Longmire mystery, 'Land of Wolves' Author Craig Johnson talked to UPI about the enduring appeal of his fictional hero, Sheriff Walt Longmire, his latest mystery "Land of Wolves" and the possibility of a "Longmire" TV revival....
2019-09-16, 09:52

Robert De Niro, Caitlyn Jenner help roast Alec Baldwin Robert De Niro, Caitlyn Jenner, Ken Jeong, Chris Redd, Caroline Rhea, Nikki Glaser and Jeff Ross were among the celebrities who roasted Alec Baldwin in a Comedy Central special that aired Sunday night....
2019-09-16, 09:52

Colts hoping legendary kicker Adam Vinatieri doesn’t retire Adam Vinatieri could be ending his Hall of Fame career with a doink. Vinatieri, the NFL’s all-time leading scorer and the league’s oldest player (46), missed two more kicks in the Colts’ 19-17 win over the Titans, including one that bounced off the upright, after missing two field-goal attempts and ...
2019-09-16, 11:00

12 dead, 26 rescued after boat capsizes in India Authorities continued to search the waters of India's Godavari River Monday for missing people after a tourist boat carrying at least 60 people capsized a day earlier, authorities said....
2019-09-16, 11:00

Start-ups to grab $280 bln in banking payments revenues by 2025, study says Banks are set to miss out on as much as $280 billion in revenue from their payments operations by 2025, as new start-ups muscle in and more of the business of sending money to individuals and companies becomes instant and free, according to a new report....
2019-09-16, 11:00

Former Andhra Pradesh Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao Commits Suicide Former Andhra Pradesh assembly Speaker Kodela Siva Prasad Rao has committed suicide at his home in Hyderabad, the police said today. Mr Rao, 72, was one of the senior-most leaders of the opposition......
2019-09-16, 11:52

"Ensure Normalcy Restored In Jammu And Kashmir," Top Court Tells Centre Take every endeavour to restore normal life in Jammu and Kashmir as soon as possible, the Supreme Court told the government on Monday. Every move should be made keeping in mind national interest, said......
2019-09-16, 11:52

Help wanted: An inspiring CEO Hiroto Saikawa's brief tenure as Nissan's boss was marked by fitful policy shifts and unprecedented scandal. His successor has a daunting to-do list and a difficult choice in staying the course or trying to chart a new trajectory....
2019-09-16, 11:52

Suppliers carry on with output, wait and watch Suppliers have not yet been instructed by General Motors to slow or stop parts production, said Steven Wybo, senior managing director of turnaround advisory firm Conway MacKenzie....
2019-09-16, 11:52

Court docs detail grisly attack on man found hogtied in Bronx apartment The owner of a Bronx apartment — where police found a man’s rotting remains — allegedly assaulted the victim following an argument, according to new court documents. Charles Votaw, 37, hit Jason Nieves inside his Fordham Heights residence on Creston Avenue near Field Place during a fight last ...
2019-09-16, 11:52

AP testing: CBD vapes spiked with illegal drugs The Associated Press commissioned laboratory testing of vape products sold as CBD and found dangerous synthetic marijuana instead of the natural cannabis extract. One of the samples belonged to Jay Jenkins who was hospitalized after vaping. (Sept. 16)        ...
2019-09-16, 12:13

VW settles Australia suit over 'dieselgate' scandal Volkswagen has agreed to pay out millions over a class-action suit brought by about 100,000 Australian consumers. The company has paid billions to US and Canadian consumers and faces a second Australian lawsuit....
2019-09-16, 12:39

PM Modi Meets New Jersey Governor, Assures Cooperation With Indian States Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met New Jersey Governor Philip D Murphy and assured him of government's support as the US state seeks to pursue meaningful cooperation with states in India....
2019-09-16, 13:26

Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen "World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash Barty, the WTA Tour said on Monday."...
2019-09-16, 13:26

What it was like to fly the baddest airplane the world has ever known Enlarge / An X-15 contrail after launch. (credit: NASA) The X-15 was not the first rocket-powered aircraft, but it is probably the best one ever built and flown. Before the first X-15 took flight in the late 1950s, the fastest speed airplanes had reached was Mach 3. The X-15 doubled that. And, rem...
2019-09-16, 13:52

Hong Kong anti-government protesters take to the hills – in pictures Thousands of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists used torches, lanterns and laser pens to light up Lion Hill on 13 September. Pro-democracy protesters have continued demonstrations across Hong Kong, calling for the city’s chief executive, Carrie Lam, to immediately meet demands including an independen...
2019-09-16, 13:52

Andrew Yang gets why Donald Trump won. He won't be president but he deserves attention. He may have the best explanation for how the Trump presidency happened: We 'automated away' 4 million manufacturing jobs in presidential swing states.       ...
2019-09-16, 14:13

Purdue Pharma, Maker of OxyContin, Files for Bankruptcy The filing is a centerpiece of an agreement to settle thousands of cases against the company for its role in the opioids crises. But it is expected to be vigorously contested by many states....
2019-09-16, 14:39

Brad Pitt on 'Ad Astra,' Faith, and Being a Gazelle At 55, the consummate Hollywood star—and cover star for GQ's October 2019 issue—seems to have the Hollywood parts figured out. But inside, there's a whole lot he's still working out....
2019-09-16, 14:39

Why is Louis Vuitton so expensive? Louis Vuitton has held the title for world's most valuable luxury brand for more than a decade. CNBC's Timothyna Duncan explains how the French fashion house gets away with charging so much....
2019-09-16, 15:26

Brazil fire warning shot to surfing rivals in Olympic qualifier Italo Ferreira wins men’s gold at MiyazakiCompatriot Silvana Lima takes women’s silver Powerhouses Brazil showed just what a threat they will be at surfing’s Olympic debut in Tokyo next year, claiming gold and bronze in the men’s division and silver in the women’s to win top overall team honours at ...
2019-09-16, 16:13