REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 16:39

Alexander von Humboldt: A 19th century German home story

Humboldt's private life was revealed in two watercolors painted by Eduard Hildebrandt. One from 1856 shows him in his Berlin library and encapsulated his entire life by revealing the cluttered rooms o...

Alexander von Humboldt: A 19th century German home story

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Newly restored 19th-century German ship sinks after collision Elbe No 5, restored at a cost of €1.5m, collided with container vessel near HamburgA recently restored wooden sailing ship has sunk after colliding with a container vessel near Hamburg, northern Germany.Six adults and two children were injured when the gaff-rigged schooner Elbe No 5, originally buil...
2019-06-09, 18:00

Alexander von Humboldt surveying the entire world in 'Cosmos' Humboldt returned to Berlin in 1827 after working for two decades in Paris. For the next 30 years, he labored over his most ambitious project to unite everything known about the whole universe in a single work, "Cosmos."...
2019-08-17, 05:26

The life of Alexander von Humboldt, plus foraging for food – books podcast On this week’s show, we’re talking about two books that encourage us to look anew at nature. Claire sits down in Cartegena with Andrea Wulf, who won the Royal Society prize in 2016 for The Invention of Nature, her biography of Alexander von Humboldt. They discuss her latest take on the polymath expl...
2019-05-21, 21:52

Rare photos of 19th-century China Before the arrival of photography, the Western imagination of China was based on paintings, written travelogues and dispatches from a seemingly far-off land....
2019-06-18, 08:26

Remains of 19th-century ‘vampire' found It sounds like something straight out of a horror movie, but the remains of a 19th-century "vampire" have been found in Connecticut and properly identified....
2019-08-06, 00:00

‘Astounding’ 19th-century print portfolio goes under the hammer Exclusive: one of the most important portfolios of prints ever produced to be sold by Sotheby’sIt includes a harrowing portrait of despair by Edvard Munch; a laundry girl shuffling down a Paris street by Pierre Bonnard; and people promenading through the Tuileries gardens by Édouard Vuillard.The ima...
2019-08-09, 17:52

Vidyasagar, The 19th Century Polymath Who Fought For Women Emancipation As revered as Swami Vivekananda by Bengalis, Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar is the 19th century polymath reformer who modernised and simplified the Bengali alphabet and propagated widow remarriage....
2019-05-21, 18:52

The Mysterious Ingenue and Siren Who Wowed 19th-Century Readers With Her Verse “L.E.L.: The Lost Life and Scandalous Death of Letitia Elizabeth Landon, the Celebrated ‘Female Byron,’” by Lucasta Miller, analyzes the work and career of the now obscure poet....
2019-05-24, 23:26

New twist in search for missing Vatican teen with discovery of two 19th century ossuaries The mysterious, 1983 disappearance of a Vatican official's teen daughter took another intriguing turn on Saturday with the discovery of a pair of "ossuaries" -- small, box-like chambers containing remains of the dead -- belonging to two 19th century German noblewomen....
2019-07-13, 23:39

'This is not a "what if" story': Tokyo braces for the earthquake of a century They call it X Day – a major earthquake striking the heart of the world’s most populous city in the most calamitous event since the second world war. Can hi-tech solutions save Tokyo?これは”もしも”の話じゃない-100年に一度の震災に備える東京Every day, at 5pm, the gentle melody of the children’s song Yuyake Koyake chimes acros...
2019-06-12, 16:52

Revisit the race of the 26th century with a German orchestra playing F-Zero music There’s something about Nintendo theme music that lends itself to big orchestral arrangements. More complex scores like, say, the Ocarina of Time sound great coming from a full orchestra, naturally, but so do the simpler themes of the 8- and 16-bit eras. Just check out this German performance of F-Z...
2019-05-21, 23:26

German blogger who made up family’s Holocaust story found dead in her Dublin apartment: report  A German historian and disgraced blogger who was outed last month for creating a fake account of her family’s suffering during the Holocaust has been found dead at age 31, a report said....
2019-07-31, 19:00

Just how wild is MLB's home run onslaught? These numbers tell the story Home runs are flying at a record rate in 2019 and three teams are on pace to shatter the mark for most homers in a season.       ...
2019-06-17, 20:39

Box Office: 'Toy Story 4' bests 'Annabelle Comes Home' and 'Yesterday' LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Woody, Buzz Lightyear and Forky are still ruling the box office. Despite solid debuts from newcomers "Annabelle Comes Home" and "Yesterday," Disney and Pixar's "Toy Story 4" easily dominated North America....
2019-06-30, 21:52

'Toy Story 4' tops box office for second week as 'Annabelle Comes Home' hits franchise low "Toy Story 4" hung onto the top spot in its second week in theaters and the horror sequel "Annabelle Comes Home" opened in line with expectations, but the Cinderella story of the weekend was actually the third place movie: "Yesterday."...
2019-06-30, 20:52

German brothers, ages 4 and 6, run away from home, cause $17,000 in damage Two Bavarian brothers left a path of destruction in their village, including torching a neighbor's garage, after running away from home, German police say....
2019-08-13, 18:00

For D.C. United’s Junior Moreno, tattoo of his late father ‘brings the whole story home’ An image of Carlos Horacio Moreno, a former soccer player and longtime coach who died May 13 at age 70, now graces the United midfielder's right forearm....
2019-06-01, 02:01

Humboldt 'topical as ever‘ on globalism, against exclusion Alexander von Humboldt is as ‘topical as ever’ in a globalized world riven by racism and nationalism, Culture Minister Monika Grütters has told guests at Berlin's 250th birthday party for Germany’s universal scientist....
2019-09-14, 22:26

Humboldt 2.0: Why a scientist born 250 years ago is more relevant than ever Alexander von Humboldt measured everything in sight. Though many of his discoveries are hard to categorize or have been superseded, his holistic view of nature led the way to how we see and understand the world today....
2019-09-13, 17:39

Blondie singer Debbie Harry shares harrowing story of home-invasion rape in new memoir In her new memoir, "Face It," Blondie singer Debbie Harry reveals she was raped at knifepoint during a home invasion.        ...
2019-08-08, 05:52

Seeing the unicorn. The curious journey of Humboldt's travel journals Alexander von Humboldt's Latin American travel journals are a wonder. Their pages detail his expedition and are once again stored in the vaults of Berlin's State Library. Will they ever reveal all their secrets?...
2019-09-06, 13:26

German woman caught attempting to purchase car with home-printed money A German woman attempted to purchase a vehicle at a car dealership in the southwestern German city of Kaiserslautern on Friday, using counterfeit currency she printed at home....
2019-07-18, 19:39

Berlin’s Troubled Humboldt Forum Pushes Back Opening The high-profile museum project in the German capital has aroused controversy over its treatment of colonial-era objects. Now technical problems have delayed its premiere....
2019-06-13, 15:13

‘A bond that can never be broken’: Surviving Humboldt Bronco from Winnipeg remembers his teammates Winnipeg's Matthieu Gomercic is a former Humboldt Bronco who survived the deadly crash. He speaks out for the first time exclusively to Global News' Brittany Greenslade....
2019-09-05, 14:39

Opening of Berlin's ambitious Humboldt Forum museum project delayed Housed in Berlin's reconstructed Prussian palace, the Humboldt Forum was planning to open exhibitions this year to mark the 250th birthday of Alexander von Humboldt. But like Berlin's new airport, everything is on hold....
2019-06-12, 22:26

Feds make electronic logs mandatory for truck drivers on recommendation of Humboldt report The federal department says it will make the tamper-resistant devices mandatory on June 12, 2021, to ensure truck and bus drivers are not on the road for longer than their daily limit....
2019-06-13, 21:13

'Toy Story 4' has a new character, Forky, that you can make at home Want to bring your favorite new 'Toy Story 4' character home? USA TODAY's Carly Mallenbaum shows you how to make Forky with household supplies.        ...
2019-06-27, 19:26

iOS 13 will be available on September 19th As usual, a new version of iOS will come along with the next iPhone. iOS 13 was introduced back at WWDC in June, but now we know that it'll arrive on September 19th, one day before Apple releases its latest iPhones, the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and i......
2019-09-10, 21:13

| Greatest story ever sold: Media rush to tell Thai cave story The appetite for the dramatic story of the Thai cave rescue remains insatiable ahead of the one-year anniversary of the incredible mission to extract the 12 boys and their coach....
2019-06-21, 08:26

The Handmaid’s Tale hides one interesting story inside a three-story dud Back in season two, I wrote, naively it seems, that The Handmaid’s Tale was transitioning into something that might better be called The Handmaid Tales. The episode in question was “Unwomen,” an Emily-centric episode that covered the character’s backstory, showed us life in the Colonies, and gave Al...
2019-07-04, 08:00

Today in History for June 19th Highlights of this day in history: Julius and Ethel Rosenberg executed; Father's Day first celebrated in the U.S.; The event behind 'Juneteenth'; Author Salman Rushdie born; NBA draft pick Len Bias dies; Entertainer Paula Adbul born. (June 19)        ...
2019-06-19, 10:00

WKU Kicks Off Commemoration Of 19th Amendment BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — As she stood with fellow elected officials commemorating the 100th anniversary of Congress’ passage of the 19th Amendment, Bowling Green City Commissioner Dana Beasley-Brown shared an experience she said she will never forget. One Saturday afternoon last year, while B...
2019-06-16, 18:26

'Shenmue III' delayed -- again -- until November 19th If you've been waiting patiently for the arrival of Shenmue III, you'll have to temper your excitement a little longer. The long-awaited third installment in the classic series has been delayed yet again. Ryo Hazuki is now expected to return to your......
2019-06-04, 03:39

Apple watchOS 6 launches on September 19th When Apple unveiled watchOS 6 at its June event, there was a lot of ground to cover. The wearable OS would include an on-device App Store and an even deeper focus on health tracking. Alongside ambient noise alerts to save your ears, the wearable OS w......
2019-09-10, 21:13

Nadal edges Medvedev at US Open for 19th major Rafael Nadal won his 19th career Grand Slam on Sunday, which moved him to within just one of Roger Federer for the most wins in a major by a male player in history....
2019-09-09, 04:00

'Gears 5' multiplayer test starts July 19th The Coalition and Microsoft have offered a peek at Gears 5's cooperative Escape mode, but how does its competitive gameplay fare? You might find out very shortly if you're committed to the franchise. The companies are launching a Multiplayer Techni......
2019-07-07, 10:52

Auger-Aliassime falls in Montreal on 19th birthday Hometown favorite Felix Auger-Aliassime led by a set and a service break Thursday in the third round of the Rogers Cup, but he couldn't hold on for the win on his 19th birthday in Montreal....
2019-08-09, 11:13

Huawei's flagship Mate 30 arrives on September 19th Huawei will unveil its flagship Mate 30 smartphone in Munich, Germany on September 19th, it has confirmed in a tweet and short video. The tagline "Rethink Possibilities" sounds very appropriate, as the company reportedly won't be able to sell the dev......
2019-09-03, 02:26

Vergne charges to pole in Swiss E-Prix, Di Grassi 19th "Jean-Eric Vergne extended his 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E championship lead by claiming pole for the Swiss E-Prix in Bern, where his closest title rival Lucas di Grassi qualified 19th."...
2019-06-22, 16:52

Spurs select Croatian forward Samanic with 19th pick SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs selected Luka Samanic with the 19th overall pick in Thursday night’s NBA draft. Samanic is a 6-foot-10 power forward out of Croatia. The 19-year-old played for Petrol Olimpija last season. San Antonio also had the 29th pick, which they received from Tor...
2019-06-21, 05:00

Back at US Open, Serena beats Sharapova for 19th time in row Serena Williams played nearly perfect tennis and beat Maria Sharapova 6-1, 6-1 in a contest devoid of drama at the U.S. Open        ...
2019-08-27, 14:00

Apple Arcade will cost $4.99 per month and launch September 19th Apple is almost ready to launch its video game subscription service. Today, the company announced that Apple Arcade, its long-awaited "Netflix for games," will arrive on September 19th and cost $4.99 per month. It will offer a library of over 100 gam......
2019-09-10, 21:13

Apple Arcade launches on September 19th and costs $4.99 per month The time for leaks and rumors has finally come to an end as Tim Cook and company take the stage today to unveil the next iPhone. But before we get to the iPhone, Apple wants to talk about its services, and up first is Apple Arcade. This subscription service gives you access to a growing library of m...
2019-09-10, 22:26

This Chart Will Help You Pick Which Lloyd Alexander Is Right for You If you’re like most people, at some point in your life you’ve found yourself having to make a difficult decision: which Lloyd Alexander do you need in your life right now, the small, inexpensive German car with bodies made of wood and vinyl, or the beloved children’s fantasy book author, best known ...
2019-05-24, 01:00

Tigers’ Alexander beats O’s for 1st big-league win Tyler Alexander recorded his first major league victory, Jordy Mercer hit a two-run home run and the host Detroit Tigers defeated the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Monday....
2019-09-17, 13:26

Nadal edges Medvedev to win fourth US Open and 19th major, only one behind Federer Rafael Nadal beat first-time grand slam finalist Daniil Medvedev in a five-set thriller at the US Open to win his 19th major Sunday. He's now only one major behind men's leader Roger Federer....
2019-09-09, 16:52

Nadal aims for 19th major title vs Medvedev in US Open final Rafael Nadal tries to win a 19th Grand Slam singles title and Daniil Medvedev gets a chance for his first        ...
2019-09-09, 09:13

Nadal edges out Medvedev in thriller to win 19th Slam title at US Open "Rafael Nadal edged out an inspired Daniil Medvedev in a five-set thriller, 7-5 6-3 5-7 4-6 6-4 to win the US Open and secure his 19th Grand Slam title."...
2019-09-09, 03:39

Alexander Lukashenko: No end in sight for Belarus strongman For 25 years, Belarus has been ruled by autocrat Alexander Lukashenko. The man once deemed "Europe's last dictator" has softened on the West somewhat, but his biggest political challenge may still lie ahead....
2019-07-10, 03:39

Factbox: Fabio Fognini v Alexander Zverev A look at the records of Italy's Fabio Fognini and German Alexander Zverev before their fourth-round match at the French Open on Monday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
2019-06-03, 09:26

Alexander Lebedev on the secrets of the Russian elite Alexander Lebedev's new book is a revelatory portrait of power players, from his days in the KGB to multi-million pound deals. Here, he speaks out to Anne McElvoy and Jim Armitage about assasination plots, Brexit and ambition...
2019-09-12, 15:26

Ari Alexander says goodbye to Tucson-area viewers TUCSON – After over three years reporting and anchoring in the Old Pueblo, News 4 Tucson’s Ari Alexander has accepted a job for the NBC affiliate in Houston, Texas.  Here is his heartfelt goodbye after his last sportscast at KVOA. Ari Alexander won an Edward R. Murrow Award and regional...
2019-06-19, 02:13

Alexander Acosta resigns as labor secretary Embattled Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta resigned Friday morning amid the fallout over his handling of a sex trafficking case involving billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein. “I called the president this morning and told him that I thought the right thing was to step aside,” Acosta sai...
2019-07-12, 18:26

Wayne Alexander and his superhuman punching power Meet the orchestrator of some of the most stunning knockouts in recent British ring history The post Wayne Alexander and his superhuman punching power appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-14, 14:39

Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander has lump removed from leg NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A representative for U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander says the Tennessee Republican has undergone surgery to remove a lump from his left leg. A statement from Alexander’s chief of staff David Cleary said a surgeon removed an atypical lipoma on Wednesday morning at Vanderbilt U...
2019-05-30, 00:52

Formula E Bern: Vergne extends title lead with pole, di Grassi 19th Jean-Eric Vergne extended his 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E championship lead by claiming pole for the Swiss E-Prix in Bern, where his closest title rival Lucas di Grassi qualified 19th...
2019-06-22, 19:13

Nadal edges out Medvedev in thriller to win 19th Grand Slam title at US Open "Rafael Nadal edged out an inspired Daniil Medvedev in a five-set thriller, 7-5 6-3 5-7 4-6 6-4 to win the US Open and secure his 19th Grand Slam title."...
2019-09-09, 06:00

More migrants jump into sea trying to reach Italy as rescue ship stand-off enters 19th day More migrants aboard a rescue ship stranded off the Italian coast have jumped into the sea to try and swim ashore, according to the Spanish charity that runs the boat....
2019-08-20, 16:00

Serena Williams wins 19th straight over Maria Sharapova in US Open laugher Williams wins 6-1, 6-1 over Sharapova in 59 minutesDjokovic opens title defense with straight-set victorySo much has changed since the last time Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova stared each other down from across the net, fists pumped and teeth bared as growls vibrated from their throats. After f...
2019-08-27, 06:13

Another German citizen arrested in Turkey for political reasons: German media A man has reportedly been arrested in Turkey for posts he shared on Facebook. A series of arrests of German citizens in recent years has strained relations between the two countries....
2019-08-07, 07:39

Alexander-Arnold benched as Trippier starts for England "Liverpool\u0027s Trent Alexander-Arnold has been left on the bench for England\u0027s Euro 2020 qualifier against Bulgaria, as Kieran Trippier starts."...
2019-09-07, 17:52

Sen. Lamar Alexander undergoes surgery for benign leg tumor The surgery went as planned and the Tennessee Republican expects to return to the Senate shortly after the end of the Memorial Day recess, his office said in a statement....
2019-05-29, 23:52

Alexander Skarsgard to play Randall Flagg in 'The Stand' CBS All Access has shed some light on the role of The Dark Man, confirming to CNN on Friday that "Big Little Lies" alum Alexander Skarsgard will play the villainous Randall Flagg in its limited series adaptation of Stephen King's "The Stand."...
2019-09-13, 22:52

Alexander McQueen opening massive boutique in Soho Kering — the French fashion conglomerate that owns Gucci — is enlarging its bet on Soho. Alexander McQueen, one of Paris-based Kering’s top-shelf labels, has leased 6,600 square feet on two levels at 71 Greene St. between Spring and Broome streets, The Post has learned. The new McQueen store will be...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Home Depot is charging into Target's home-decor territory, but the home-improvement retailer refuses to copy one of its winning strategies (HD, TGT) ALEX EDELMAN/AFP/Getty Images Home Depot is ramping up its home decor offerings. Business Insider spoke with merchandising EVP Ted Decker and merchandising SVP Jeanine Huebner about the company's strategy. They said that Home Depot will likely avoid Target's strategy of partnering up with third-par...
2019-07-04, 00:13

Toy Story 4 review – new characters but the same old Story It may only be a repeat of earlier ideas and plotlines, but compare it to the fourth films in other franchises and Pixar’s latest is an amusing and charming gemHaving done so many things unimaginably better than so many other movie franchises, it’s fitting that the Toy Story series now gives us a cl...
2019-06-13, 19:52

U.S. Open tennis 2019: Rafael Nadal edges Daniil Medvedev for 19th major Spain's Rafael Nadal outlasted Russian Daniil Medvedev in a five-set marathon that lasted about five hours to win his fourth U.S. Open and 19th career Grand Slam title....
2019-09-09, 06:26

Maxine Shaw Ain't Nuthin To F' With: A Black Ass Game with Erika Alexander Erika Alexander will forever be a staple in black television and is still on top of her game. You may know her best as Maxine Shaw from Living Single or Cousin Pam from The Cosby Show but now she’s starring as a young RZA’s mother in Hulu’s Wu-Tang: An American Saga....
2019-08-29, 23:39

Keeneland Mourns Death of Longtime Starter “Spec” Alexander LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Keeneland officials are mourning the death of a well-known staff member. Officials posted a tribute video of Robert Lee “Spec” Alexander on social media. Keeneland remembers lifelong horseman Robert Lee "Spec" Alexander. Spec became an assistant starter at...
2019-06-04, 17:52

Berlin's Alexander Haus regains its soul after painstaking restoration Lakeside house where a Jewish family lived before fleeing the Nazis spans a century of German historyElsie Alexander called it her “soul place”, the lakeside house on the outskirts of Berlin where her family had spent long happy summers before they were forced to flee the Nazis.Eighty-three years on...
2019-06-16, 17:52

Hold up, Alexander Skarsgård will play Randall Flagg in The Stand Oh, you thought we were done with The Stand casting news for the day? You’re cute. Not even a few minutes after we learned that the upcoming Stephen King adaptation has added a handful of names to its ensemble, including the confirmation of Whoopi Goldberg as Mother Abigail, Collider has added the m...
2019-09-12, 09:26

Texas IndyCar: Josef Newgarden fends off Alexander Rossi for win Josef Newgarden jumped to the front with an inspired Penske strategy call and then fended off Alexander Rossi to win the Texas Motor Speedway IndyCar race...
2019-06-09, 07:52

'The horse has to trust you:' Edwina Tops-Alexander's secrets of success She's a three-time Olympian and double Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) winner so it's fair to say Edwina Tops-Alexander knows a thing or two about show jumping....
2019-08-02, 17:00

Kwon Alexander ready to show 49ers he's healthy again Kwon Alexander is ready to show why he was the prime target for the San Francisco 49ers when free agency started last March       ...
2019-08-22, 05:39

Racing lines: Why Alexander Sims is the ideal Formula E ambassador Alexander Sims took a Formula E pole and led the New York finale Formula E's sixth season gets underway in November, and the BMW driver is hoping he'll return to the grid Alexander Sims is far from your typical racing driver. “The catalyst for my interest in electric vehicles was racking up miles...
2019-08-22, 06:00

Alexander Wang heads to Rockefeller Plaza for al fresco show NEW YORK (AP) — Embracing Manhattan’s Rockefeller Center as his venue, Alexander Wang offered a huge hug to his city and American fashion as he showed his latest collection al fresco Friday night. He opened his show to the public, offering a street-level view into the spot by the golden Promet...
2019-06-01, 07:39

World No.5 Alexander Zverev Crashes Out In Halle Quarter-Finals Alexander Zverev served nine double faults in a rollercoaster match, and survived two match points in the third set before ultimately losing in the tiebreaker....
2019-06-22, 02:26

Red Bull demotes Pierre Gasly, promotes Alexander Albon Red Bull demotes Pierre Gasly after just 12 races of the Formula One season, promotes Alexander Albon to race alongside Max Verstappen        ...
2019-08-12, 14:26

US Open 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev to win 19th Grand Slam title Rafael Nadal wins his 19th Grand Slam title after holding off Russian Daniil Medvedev's exhilarating fightback in one of the greatest US Open finals....
2019-09-09, 06:52

Rafael Nadal defeats Daniil Medvedev to win US Open, 19th Grand Slam in epic five-setter The Spaniard won the first two sets, but had to come back in the fifth set against the Russian to move within one of Roger Federer's Slam record.        ...
2019-09-09, 09:13

Rafael Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev in US Open final to claim 19th major title World No2 claims 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4 victory over Russian Nadal is now within one grand slam of Roger FedererAs it happened: Bryan Graham’s game-by-game reportIn a final that had pretty much everything, Rafael Nadal turned back the challenge of the dazzling young Russian, Daniil Medvedev, in fiv...
2019-09-09, 07:13

Rafael Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev to win US Open and claim 19th Grand Slam title Rafael Nadal held off a strong comeback bid to win his 19th Grand Slam title by edging Daniil Medvedev 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4 in a thrilling U.S. Open final that lasted nearly five hours Sunday....
2019-09-09, 17:39

As a psychiatrist, if I had severe depression I’d choose the ‘barbaric’ therapy | Mariam Alexander Things have moved on from the era of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. ECT is one of the best treatments availableIt might come as quite a surprise to learn that, as a psychiatrist, if I ever had the misfortune to develop severe depression, my treatment of choice would be electroconvulsive therapy (E...
2019-07-22, 07:52

How ‘Grand Theft Auto’ kingpin Robert Alexander gambled his fortune away Robert Alexander blew thousands in nightclubs, bet even more at craps and bragged about winning $7.8 million at the Golden Nugget. But last month, Alexander was hoping a judge would not revoke his $100,000 bond....
2019-07-13, 23:39

Simon Pagenaud dominates, holds off Alexander Rossi to score first Indianapolis 500 win Frenchman wins his first Indianapolis 500 title, leading over 100 laps and holding off Alexander Rossi in a 13-lap sprint to the checkered flag.        ...
2019-05-27, 00:39

Diamonds coach Lisa Alexander fears the axe after Netball World Cup disappointment ‘I’m judged on benchmark events,’ Alexander saysBut coach is ‘motivated’ to continue in roleAustralia coach Lisa Alexander admits she could face the axe following Sunday’s Netball World Cup final loss to New Zealand in Liverpool. Alexander’s side went down 52-51 in a dramatic encounter to surrender ...
2019-07-23, 17:52

Despite Indy 500 loss, Alexander Rossi rising as American racing star "I think they know me now," Rossi said after his runner-up finish at Indy -- a gutsy, fiery ride -- while wearing a helmet covered in Steve McQueen stickers....
2019-05-27, 04:39

Opinion: Fire and rage of Alexander Rossi steals show again at Indy 500 The 2019 Indianapolis 500 was won by the icy cool of Simon Pagenaud but will be remembered for the raging fire of the man he held off, Alexander Rossi        ...
2019-05-27, 04:39

Beyoncé Stuns in Alexander McQueen at The Lion King World Premiere Simba may be the star of The Lion King, but Beyoncé is the star of the red carpet—and arguably, of Disney’s live-action remake, as her casting as Nala has boosted anticipation for the film into the stratosphere....
2019-07-10, 18:26

'Stand tall, you are closing in' - Tennis world reacts to Rafael Nadal's 19th Grand Slam triumph "Rafael Nadal won his 19th Grand Slam champion - one less than his arch rival Roger Federer\u0027s all-time best haul of 20 - at the US Open on Sunday."...
2019-09-09, 12:00

Pete Davidson, Kendall Jenner walk in Alexander Wang fashion show Embracing Manhattan’s iconic Rockefeller Center as his venue, Alexander Wang offers a huge hug to his city and American fashion as he showed his latest collection al fresco. (May 31)        ...
2019-06-01, 07:26

Pete Davidson Makes Surprise Modeling Debut on Alexander Wang Runway Pete Davidson is adding a new position to his resumé: Model. The Saturday Night Live star made his modeling debut in Alexander Wang's New York City show, which took place at the......
2019-06-01, 08:26

Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund confirm Alexander Isak move to Real Sociedad With the season over, the summer transfer window is open! Dortmund have confirmed the sale of young striker Alexander Isak to Real Sociedad. Keep up to date with all the major Bundesliga transfers here....
2019-06-13, 14:52

Red Bull promote Alexander Albon to replace Pierre Gasly for rest of F1 season British-born Thai driver promoted from sister team Toro RossoPierre Gasly has scored only 63 points to Max Verstappen’s 181Alexander Albon, the British-Thai driver, has been promoted to the Red Bull Formula One team and will make his first appearance for them in the next round at Spa. In an unexpect...
2019-08-13, 02:52

Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta Resigns After Criticism of Epstein Plea Deal (WASHINGTON) — Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said Friday he is resigning following renewed scrutiny of his handling of a 2008 secret plea deal with wealthy financier Jeffrey Esptein, who is accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls. President Donald Trump, with Acosta at his side...
2019-07-12, 17:39

House panel wants Alexander Acosta to explain Jefferey Epstein plea deal Democratic members of the House Oversight Committee want Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta to appear before the panel to explain his role in a plea deal that put sex offender Jefferey Epstein behind bars for only 13 months. Acosta was the US attorney in Miami in 2008 when he allowed the wealthy finan...
2019-07-11, 01:00

Alisson Becker injury: Trent Alexander-Arnold backs Adrian to step up for Liverpool Trent Alexander-Arnold believes Adrian is ready to fill in for the injured Alisson Becker having quickly struck up bonds with his new Liverpool team-mates....
2019-08-12, 18:00

Alexander and Murray release wide-ranging bipartisan plan to lower healthcare costs Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander and Democratic Sen. Patty Murray introduced a draft legislative package Thursday to lower healthcare costs by ending surprise medical billing, enhancing transparency in pricing of health services, and lowering prescription drug costs....
2019-05-23, 20:52

Pranks, Privacy and Lots of Pizza: Inside Ella and Alexander Clooney's Fun Childhood With George and Amal Gourmet pizza. Play dates with the royal family. That's just life when you are the kids of George Clooney. George and Amal Clooney are celebrating the second birthday of their twins......
2019-06-06, 13:39

'View' hosts call for Alexander Acosta's resignation over Epstein deal: Allowed 'new victims to be victimized' 'The View' hosts blasted Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta on Tuesday, calling for his resignation over his decision to offer billionaire Jeffrey Epstein -- indicted for sex trafficking -- a "sweetheart" plea deal in 2008 when Acosta was U.S. attorney in Miami....
2019-07-09, 18:52

Simon Pagenaud Wins Incredible Late-Race Battle Against Alexander Rossi to Take Indy 500 Victory In an Indianapolis 500 that saw pole sitter Simon Pagenaud lead more than half of the recorded laps, only to trade the top spot with Alexander Rossi for the last 13 laps leading to the checkered flag, Pagenaud pulled a late-race pass in order to win the race and sweep IndyCar’s “month of May” events...
2019-05-27, 00:00

Leading figures join Alexander Lebedev to celebrate the launch of his book Hunt The Banker: The Confessions Of A Russian Ex-Oligarch Leading journalists and society figures gathered in Northcliffe House last night for the book launch of Hunt The Banker: The Confessions Of A Russian Ex-Oligarch, by Alexander Lebedev....
2019-09-13, 16:26

Hughie Fury vs Alexander Povetkin fight prediction, undercard, LIVE stream, UK start time and betting odds Hughie Fury's heavyweight credentials will be put to the test when he takes on Alexander Povetkin on the Vasyl Lomachenko vs Luke Campbell undercard on Saturday....
2019-08-30, 22:52

UPDATE 1-German property group DIC Asset to buy German Estate Group German property group DIC Asset has agreed to buy German Estate Group (GEG) for 225 million euros ($253 million) in cash from real estate investor TTL and private equity firm KKR, the companies said on Wednesday....
2019-06-05, 12:39

Was this the final 'Toy Story'? 5 signs that Pixar will make 'Toy Story 5' (spoilers) Does "Toy Story 4" mark the end? We sure hope not. Five reasons why we expect to see Woody, Buzz and the gang in a fifth movie. (Spoilers ahead!)        ...
2019-06-22, 21:26

This Is the Save of the Century IndyCar driver Zach Veach probably gave thanks to on high after this incredible save in last night’s race at Texas Motor Speedway. On lap 134, Veach received a bit of inopportune aero wash on the exit of the corner at wide open throttle. Popping the car into the wall on the back stretch is a quick a...
2019-06-09, 19:52

The 100 best TV shows of the 21st century Where’s Mad Men? How did The Sopranos do? Does The Crown triumph? Can anyone remember Lost? And will Downton Abbey even figure? Find out here – and have your sayWe interview the No 1 show’s creator21st-century box: TV writers on their best shows since 2000 Continue reading......
2019-09-16, 18:52

The best architecture of the 21st century A flying roof, a bamboo airport, a marooned galleon and a park in the sky … continuing our series, we pick the 25 greatest builds of the new ageInterview with the creator of the No 1More of the best Art | Film | Albums | Classical | TV Continue reading......
2019-09-17, 07:13

The 100 best albums of the 21st century We polled 45 music writers to rank the definitive LPs of the 21st century so far. Read our countdown of passionate pop, electrifying rock and anthemic rap – and see if you agreeRead more about our No 1 choiceMore of the best Film | Classical Continue reading......
2019-09-13, 13:39

The 100 best films of the 21st century Gangsters, superheroes, schoolkids, lovers, slaves, peasants, techies, Tenenbaums and freefalling astronauts – they’re all here in our countdown of cinema’s best movies since 2000The director of our No 1 reactsFilm-makers choose their No 1Peter Bradshaw on why our No 1 is our No 1 Continue reading.....
2019-09-13, 13:39

We're All Going to be Moving to Siberia by Century's End If you’re the type to speculate on real estate and humanity not getting its shit together to address climate change, may I interest you in a little corner of the world called Siberia. Read more......
2019-06-11, 11:13

'Who cares if cars can spy on you? It's the 21st century after all' Opinion 1 Sep, 2019 We live in an age where everything we own can track us so we shouldn't be surprised that our cars can too, says Mike Rutherford...
2019-09-01, 15:52

Thanks to France, Team USA Just Caught the L of the Century Since 2006, Team USA had won 58 straight games in FIBA and Olympic competition. That glorious streak came to a screeching halt on Wednesday when France—fucking France!—beat our ass 89-79 in the FIBA quarterfinals to eliminate Team USA from medal contention....
2019-09-12, 01:52

Broadway Behind the Scenes: 33 Photos Over Nearly a Century For decades, our photographers have gotten intimate access to dressing rooms on Broadway. Peek in as they capture stage stars, before the show and before the mirror....
2019-06-07, 21:00

Computer Science's Gender Gap Will Take More Than A Century To Fix The gender gap in computer science research won’t reach equality for more than a century, according to new research released Friday that showed computer science isn’t just lagging behind, it’s also going in the wrong direction.Read more......
2019-06-22, 03:13

Ahead by a century, U.S. storms to 100 Pan Am medals The United States needed only one week to hit the medal century mark at the Pan Am Games on Friday while Canada shot up the table into second place after sweeping all the titles but one on offer in badminton....
2019-08-03, 06:39

This is What The U.S. Navy Wants in a Frigate for the 21st Century The United States Navy has released its requirements for a new guided missile frigate, a low-end ship designed for less dangerous missions than the rest of the fleet. The new FFG(X) warships will be packed with sensors and weapons (including lasers!), a near 180-degree turn from the current ships th...
2019-07-04, 22:26

Why the best film of the 21st century is There Will Be Blood Paul Thomas Anderson’s tragic parable of society’s addiction to oil, fuelled by a zealous Daniel Day-Lewis, is a burning indictment of male aggression and an apocalyptic warningThe title is a prophecy, a warning, or a vengeful supernatural pronouncement. Paul Thomas Anderson’s strange masterpiece, f...
2019-09-13, 16:26

What was named Toy of the Century in 2000? The Weekend quiz From Osborne House to Panenka, test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz1 If Seth was number three, who were number one and number two?2 Where is the Cradle of Humankind located?3 Which Shakespeare title character is killed halfway through the play?4 Which denomination euro banknote is no longer in ...
2019-09-14, 15:00

Tokyo Century to buy rest of Aviation Capital for about $3 bln Tokyo Century Corp said on Monday it would will turn U.S. aircraft leasing firm Aviation Capital Group into a wholly owned subsidiary by buying the 75.5% stake it does not already own for about $3 billion from Pacific Life Insurance Co. (Reporting by Chang-Ran Kim, editing by Louise Heavens)...
2019-09-09, 10:00

The average animal will be 10 per cent smaller in the next century Destroying habitats, poaching wildlife and changing the climate will cause mammals and birds to experience “substantial ecological downsizing” over the next 100 years....
2019-05-23, 16:13

Russia's Siberia hit by worst flooding in a century Heavy rainfall has flooded dozens of villages in Russia's southeastern Siberia, leaving at least 14 people dead and 13 missing. Homes and livestock have been lost in the summer floods....
2019-07-02, 12:39

Einstein's theory was proved a century ago today A century ago today a British astronomer verified one of the most revolutionary scientific ideas to have ever been proposed: Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity....
2019-05-29, 11:52

Over 2,300 Tigers Killed, Trafficked In This Century: Report More than 2,300 endangered tigers have been killed and illegally trafficked since the turn of the century, according to a report published Tuesday, urging more action to protect the giant cats....
2019-08-21, 23:13

Putin and Xi cement an alliance for the 21st century As Western allies gather to commemorate one of the greatest military feats of the 20th century, China and Russia are thinking of a new alliance for a new century....
2019-06-06, 07:26

Warming oceans may kill 17% of all sea life by end of century WASHINGTON — The world’s oceans will likely lose about one-sixth of their fish and other marine life by the end of the century if climate change continues on its current path, a new study says. Every 1.8 degrees Fahrenheit that the world’s oceans warm, the total mass of sea animals is pr...
2019-06-12, 07:00

Murphy wraps up victory over Bingtao with a century "Shaun Murphy wraps up victory over Yan Bingtao with a century to finish in style at the International Championship in China. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player."...
2019-08-06, 15:52

Palestinians say U.S. "deal of the century" will finish off their state The U.S. blueprint to end the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians, still in draft form after almost two years, is seen by Palestinians, and by some Arab officials and politicians, as a plan to finish off the Palestinian cause....
2019-05-31, 21:13

Palestinians say U.S. 'deal of the century' will finish off their state The U.S. blueprint to end the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians, still in draft form after almost two years, is seen by Palestinians, and by some Arab officials and politicians, as a plan to finish off the Palestinian cause....
2019-06-02, 10:26

How Kennywood keeps its classic rides running after a century Kennywood, a Pittsburgh institution, maintains more of its original rides than many other American amusement parks. Here's now it keeps them running.       ...
2019-08-23, 17:26

More Than 2,300 Tigers Killed, Trafficked This Century: Report More than 2,300 endangered tigers have been killed and illegally trafficked since the turn of the century, according to a report published Tuesday, urging more action to protect the giant cats....
2019-08-21, 01:13

Himalayan glaciers melting far faster this century -study Himalayan glaciers have been melting twice as fast since the start of this century, underscoring the threat the climate crisis poses to water supplies for hundreds of millions of people across Asia, according to a study published on Wednesday....
2019-06-19, 22:52

Is Global Warming the 21st Century’s Black Death? In his novel “Gun Island,” Amitav Ghosh challenges readers to deploy all their powers, rational and magical, to confront the demons of climate change....
2019-09-10, 11:26

Inside the 21st-century British criminal underworld There are almost 5,000 criminal gangs in the UK. But the old family firms are gone – today’s big players are multinational, diversified and tech-savvy. By Duncan CampbellWho rules the underworld today, and where do they conduct their business? Once there were the familiar mugshots and Runyonesque ni...
2019-07-05, 03:13

Drawn to nature: insect art of the 16th century – in pictures In the late 16th century, Flemish artist, scholar, poet and miniaturist Joris Hoefnagel (1542-1600) created the first illustrated book devoted to the study of insects. Documenting his observations with the naked eye, he meticulously painted hundreds of insects with watercolour and gouache. Marisa An...
2019-08-03, 20:39

Century-old Brooklyn firehouse finds buyer after a decade A charming 1920s firehouse that formerly housed Oscar-winning director Spike Lee’s production company has finally found a buyer after being on and off the market for the past 10 years. The 25-foot-wide home, at 124 DeKalb Avenue in Fort Greene, was last asking $4.9 million and was once listed for as...
2019-08-08, 12:39

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

On This Day: Jack Johnson defeated Jim Jeffries in the Fight of the Century Jack Johnson thrashed James J Jeffries in one of sports truly defining moments The post On This Day: Jack Johnson defeated Jim Jeffries in the Fight of the Century appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-04, 13:26

After a century of inflight meals, our trays are yet to soar | Eva Wiseman Wrapped in foil, scalding hot and served at weird times of day… Inflight cuisine has been stuck in departures for 100 yearsLast week I spent eight hours on a plane, and learned it is exactly 100 years since the first inflight meal was served. All around me, my fellow passengers were attempting to co...
2019-07-21, 18:39

How Killer Mike reinvented Thomas More for the 21st century The rapper’s utopian attempt to secede from the US, as documented in his Netflix show Trigger Warning, is more than just clever TVWas your city planned from scratch? Share your experiencesThe word “utopia” was coined in the early 16th century by Thomas More, writer, philosopher and counsellor to Kin...
2019-07-12, 11:39

Archaeologists uncover mosaic from 5th century church near Sea of Galilee A fire that destroyed an ancient Holy Land church near the Sea of Galilee around 700 CE appears to have preserved the church's beautiful mosaic floor, which includes depictions of baskets, loaves and fish....
2019-09-17, 14:13

The 50 best horror movies of the 21st century, definitively ranked The 21st century so far has given us scary movies with an artful bent, such as "Get Out" and "Hereditary." The best horror movies since 2001, ranked.        ...
2019-09-06, 09:13

Looking for a horror film on Friday the 13th? We've ranked the 50 best of the century The 21st century so far has given us scary movies with an artful bent, such as "Get Out" and "Hereditary." The best horror movies since 2001, ranked.        ...
2019-09-17, 03:00

Warner hits century as Australia beat Pakistan "David Warner scored his first century since returning from a ban as holders Australia ran out comfortable 41-run winners over Pakistan in the World Cup at Taunton on Wednesday."...
2019-06-12, 20:52

Cokie and Steven Roberts: A Half-Century of Changing Together “Candor is overrated. I don’t mean deception or secrets. I mean real mutual respect, which leads to being gentle, loving, cautious and careful at times.”...
2019-09-18, 05:26

Donald Trump's ideas for success on energy are so last century President Donald Trump's effort to expand offshore oil and gas exploration has stalled, and may be dead in the water. There are better ways to achieve "energy dominance."...
2019-05-21, 20:13

D-Day’s 24 hours changed 20th century, and Europe, forever OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — A dwindling number of D-Day veterans will be on hand in Normandy this year when international leaders gather to honor them on the invasion’s 75th anniversary. They include American Charles Shay, who on June 6, 1944, landed on Omaha Beach, where he helped drag wounded...
2019-06-02, 10:39

Farmhouse that’s a century older than America is for sale in Ohio Finding a well-preserved home for sale that was built before the Revolutionary War is a rarity. Finding one in the middle of Ohio — a state founded in 1870, almost 100 years after after the American Revolution began in 1775 — seems downright impossible. But that’s precisely what’s on the...
2019-06-12, 00:39

D-Day's 24 hours changed 20th century, and Europe, forever A dwindling number of D-Day veterans will be on hand in Normandy this year when international leaders gather to honor them on the invasion's 75th anniversary....
2019-06-02, 09:26

Roger Federer reaches century of career titles Roger Federer claimed the 100th title of his remarkable career with a straight sets victory over Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas to win the Dubai title Saturday for the eighth time....
2019-05-21, 19:26

D-Day’s 24 Hours Changed the 20th Century, and Europe, Forever ON OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — All at once, Charles Shay tried to stanch the bleeding from a ripped-open stomach, dull the pain with morphine and soothe the mind of a dying fellow American army medic. It was a tall order for a 19-year-old who had just set foot on the European mainland for the f...
2019-06-03, 10:26

Piri Reis Map - How Could a 16th Century Map Show Antarctica Without Ice? On October 9, 1929, a German theologian named Gustav Adolf Deissmann was cataloguing items in the Topkapi Palace library in Istanbul when he happened across a curious parchment located among some disregarded material. On the gazelle skin parchment was a map, now referred to as the Piri Reis map. The...
2019-09-09, 01:39

| Smith underlines greatness with Old Trafford double century Steve Smith is on course to enjoy one of the most productive series by any batsman in Test history after he marked his return to action with a double hundred at Old Trafford....
2019-09-06, 14:52

Half a century after Apollo, why haven’t we been back to the Moon? Enlarge / Since Apollo, NASA's human spaceflight plans for deep space have been all hat and no cattle. Unlike this photo of two cattle in Johnson Space Center's Rocket Park. (credit: NASA) The 50th anniversary of NASA’s historic landing on the Moon—this Saturday, July 20th—provokes a decidedly bit...
2019-07-19, 13:39

Producers, Stars of 'Bones' Settle With Twentieth Century Fox The producers and stars of the television crime drama “Bones” have settled their legal battle with the Twentieth Century Fox Television studio over $128.5 million in punitive damages that an arbitrator awarded them earlier this year....
2019-09-12, 04:13

Balanchine and Cunningham: The Titans of 20th-Century Dance Bettijane Sills, in “Broadway, Balanchine & Beyond,” and Marianne Preger-Simon, in “Dancing With Merce Cunningham,” recall two master choreographers....
2019-05-31, 20:00

How conservationists are controlling invasive species in the 21st century When humans colonized islands throughout the Pacific some 2,000 years ago, rats came along for the ride. The introduction of those rodents proved disastrous for the local island exosystem, a pattern than unfortunately continues to this day with no si......
2019-09-17, 19:00

Be My Matelotage! The Civil Union of 17th Century Pirates Love strikes hard like the broadsiding from a warship, leaving both splinters and buckshot in one’s heart. When it hits, there's nothing anyone can do but accept the bombardment with both arms open.  ...
2019-08-30, 10:52

Trent Alexander-Arnold warns Liverpool to respect Napoli's 'underrated' Lorenzo Insigne Trent Alexander-Arnold has highlighted the threat posed by the 'underrated' Lorenzo Insigne as he prepares to do battle with the Napoli forward once again....
2019-09-17, 03:00

Pompeo calls China's treatment of Uighurs 'stain of the century' U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday called China's treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority the "stain of the century" and accused Beijing of pressuring countries not to attend a U.S.-hosted conference on religious freedom....
2019-07-18, 16:26

Half a century on, Soviet message in a bottle found in Alaska Tyler Ivanoff, an American schoolteacher, was gathering firewood with his children on a beach in western Alaska when he came across a champagne bottle with a letter inside....
2019-08-23, 18:00

Scientists Unravel Mystery of 15th Century Six-Headed Burial Scientists have begun unravelling the mystery of an ancient Scotsman found in a mysterious “six-headed” burial ...
2019-09-08, 12:26

Grace O’Malley, the 16th Century Pirate Queen of Ireland Grace O'Malley was Queen of Umaill, chieftain of the O Maille clan, a rebel, seafarer, and fearless leader who challenged the turbulent politics of 16th century England and Ireland. While Irish legends have immortalized Grace as a courageous woman who overcame boundaries of gender imbalance and bias...
2019-05-31, 21:39

Donald Trump is like a 20th-century fascist, says Sadiq Khan London mayor hits out at US president before his state visit to BritainThe mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has compared the language used by Donald Trump to rally his supporters to that of “the fascists of the 20th century” in an explosive intervention before the US president’s state visit to London th...
2019-06-02, 06:00

Rising sea levels could flood New York City within next century: study Sea levels could rise more than 6 feet over the next century, flooding major coastal cities such as the Big Apple — and displacing millions of people around the globe in a “catastrophic” disaster, a new study warns. If climate-changing emissions continue largely unchecked, more than 187 millio...
2019-05-21, 20:52

Bones Of 18th-Century 'Witch' Vanished Decades Ago. Now, A Search Is On A woman felt delirious after an evening of drinking one night in 1704 - and so she concluded that her neighbor, Lilias Adie, must have summoned Satan to cast a spell on her....
2019-09-04, 03:52

Givenchy showcases new men's collection in 14th century Italian villa Clare Waight Keller stages first menswear show for label, inspired by mix of Baudelaire and Asian street styleJust over a year since she became one of the most famous designers in the world having designed Meghan Markle’s wedding dress, Givenchy creative director Clare Waight Keller showed that her ...
2019-06-13, 16:00

Pompeo Calls China’s Treatment of Uighurs the ‘Stain of the Century’ U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called China’s treatment of Uihgurs, a Muslim minority group, the “stain of the century” while speaking at a conference in Washington D.C. Thursday, Reuters reports. The State Department estimates that between 800,000 to 2 million Turkic Muslims,...
2019-07-19, 07:26

Century: Eastern Wonders makes cardboard spice trading fun again Enlarge (credit: Owen Duffy) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. In 2017, newly founded tabletop studio Plan B Games released Century: Spice Road. A tight, brain-teasing card game, Spice Road...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Playdate handheld is an indie-powered Game Boy for the 21st century If you long for the good old days of simple games which place fun and imagination above everything else, then today is your lucky day, because a new indie-focused handheld is coming from videogame-publisher Panic, the company behind Firewatch and Untitled Goose Game, and it aims to bring Game Boy-st...
2019-05-23, 06:26

Lt. Col. Maginnis warns of Xi's 'China dream': World dominance by mid century Geopolitical events increasingly indicated that an "alliance of evil" would emerge in Asia as Chinese president Xi Jinping sought world domination, retired Army Lt. Col. Bob Maginnis said on Saturday....
2019-06-09, 01:00

| Bird scores century in SA U19s defeat to Pakistan in 5th Youth ODI Jonathan Bird scored a dominant hundred for the South Africa under-19s in their 116-run loss in the fifth Youth One-Day International (ODI) against Pakistan...
2019-07-02, 20:13

| Half a century and counting? Strike duo hold key to Arsenal hopes Arsenal are aiming to win a first European trophy in in 25 years and their hopes appear to rest at the feet of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette....
2019-05-28, 12:52

Roger Federer pushed by Kei Nishikori before completing Wimbledon century • Eight-time champion faces Rafael Nadal in semi-finals• Four-set win over Nishikori was his 100th at WimbledonIf Roger Federer is to win Wimbledon for the ninth time he might have to reach deeper into his past than he did in beating Kei Nishikori over four sets in the quarter-finals on Wednesday.Th...
2019-07-11, 00:13

In Ethiopia, Beat-Up Volkswagen Beetles Get 21st-Century Upgrade There is a growing number of young Ethiopian drivers giving the Beetle -- which has long occupied a hallowed position in the nation's car culture -- a 21st-century upgrade....
2019-09-16, 18:26

Climate mistake reveals Earth warmed more than we thought last century Early weather stations only covered 20 per cent of the globe, causing them to underestimate how much our greenhouse gas emissions have warmed the climate...
2019-07-05, 13:13

Oklahoma uses century-old property law to win J&J opioid suit — other states could follow Oklahoma's unusual use of nuisance law to win it's landmark suit against Johnson & Johnson could spur other states to amend their opioid cases to include the statute....
2019-08-27, 23:39

'We have a once-in-century chance': Naomi Klein on how we can fight the climate crisis In this extract from her latest book On Fire, the No Logo author looks at why capitalism and politics have got in the way of addressing the climate crisis• Interview with Naomi Klein: ‘We are seeing the beginnings of the era of climate barbarism’On a Friday in mid-March, they streamed out of schools...
2019-09-14, 13:39

Steve Smith says after Ashes century: ‘I didn’t know if I’d play cricket again’ • Australia batsman reveals he lost love for sport during ban• Smith’s 144 against England was more than half his side’s runsSteve Smith shrugged off the boos to score a masterful comeback century that, combined with a series-threatening injury to Jimmy Anderson, leaves England battling for control ...
2019-08-02, 00:39

| Smith savours Ashes century after fearing scandal would end career Australia's Steve Smith said he had contemplated the end of his career after marking his first Test since a year-long ball-tampering ban with a superb century....
2019-08-02, 01:52

Looking for a horror film on Friday the 13th? We've ranked the 50 best of the century The 21st century so far has given us scary movies with an artful bent, such as "Get Out" and "Hereditary." The best horror movies since 2001, ranked.        ...
2019-09-14, 11:26

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

Sinclair snaps up 21 local sports networks from 21st Century Fox Twenty-one local sports networks that used to belong to 21st Century Fox — and carried games from the Miami Heat to the Atlanta Braves — are now owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group. The transfer means Sinclair’s Diamond group is now the country’s largest collection of regional sports networks, with a ...
2019-08-24, 04:13

Scottish officials are hunting the remains of 18th-century 'witch' More than 300 years after her death, officials in Scotland are appealing for the return of the remains of a local woman accused of witchcraft, so that she can be properly buried....
2019-09-02, 22:13

Mother of all loft conversions: how Tate Modern became building of the century What was once a gloomy brickshed is now one of the most awe-inspiring art galleries in the world. As Tate Modern tops our chart, its architect reveals his trick: avoid glamour and keep it rawThe best architecture of the 21st century‘It is totally unimaginable now,” says Jacques Herzog, “but this was...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Civilisation: a breathtaking vista of life in the 21st century – in pictures A photography exhibition featuring more than 200 images from Africa, the Americas, Asia, Australia and Europe, explores the phenomenal complexity of modern life • Civilisation: The Way We Live Now is on at the National Gallery of Victoria from 13 September to 2 February 2020 Continue reading......
2019-09-10, 17:13

Dracula's cannonballs from 15th-century battle found in Bulgaria Researchers have found medieval cannonballs from culverins that were most likely used by Wallacian Voivode Vlad III Dracula, more commonly known as Vlad the Impaler, during his bloody battle in 1461 with the Ottoman Turks....
2019-06-06, 18:00

Ben Stokes' flying, one-handed ‘catch of the century' on replay – video Take a look at Ben Stokes' stunning one-hand catch from as many angels as we could find. South Africa's Andile Phehlukwayo looked to have hit Adil Rashid's ball for six before Stokes launched himself at the ball and caught it at full stretch with one hand. The catch helped England to get their Crick...
2019-05-31, 06:52

Yields Plumb New Lows, but 'Century Bonds' Remain Scarce Bond yields in many countries have fallen to record lows this summer. Yet few governments have responded as many bankers and investors say they should, by locking in ultralow rates for decades....
2019-08-22, 12:26

Summer Youth Unemployment Rate Falls to Half-Century Low The unemployment rate for Americans between ages 16 and 24 ticked down to 9.1% in July from 9.2% a year earlier, the lowest such rate since July 1966, when youth unemployment was 8.8%, the Labor Department said....
2019-08-16, 20:26

Draft heist of the century? How Mike Trout fell to the Angels "He's Mickey Mantle but not a switch-hitter, Rickey Henderson but right-handed." A decade after the best player of a generation lasted until the 25th pick, those who know best detail how it happened....
2019-06-06, 15:26

Bumrah's Hat-Trick, Vihari's Century Take India To Commanding Position Jasprit Bumrah's fifth five-wicket haul and Hanuma Vihari's maiden Test century put India in a commanding position in the second Test against the West Indies....
2019-09-01, 01:39

Smith’s century rescues Australia on first day of Ashes despite Broad’s burst • First Test, day one: Australia 284; England 10-0• Smith’s 144 drives recovery from 122-8; Broad takes five wicketsSteve Smith is on the periphery no more. On his return to Test cricket with his side deep in the doldrums he struck his 24th Test century – and perhaps the most treasured of the lot. A...
2019-08-01, 21:01

The Fiver | Educational songs about mid-20th century European history Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!You’ll have noticed a few red-faced Englishmen getting very angry when Callum Wilson’s goal against Switzerland was disallowed by VAR on Sunday. No surprise there, to be fair to the lads, given they must have been itching to get away from the stadiu...
2019-06-10, 18:52

Trump’s ‘deal of the century’ ignores reality in the Middle East The Trump administration's solution to the Palestine-Israel conflict will be unveiled later this month in Bahrain— and a critical UN program for Palestinian refugees may be at risk....
2019-06-21, 16:26

In Ayodhya Hearing, Top Court Told About Existence Of 12th Century Temple Terming archaeological evidence as "credible" and "scientific", the counsel for deity "Ram Lalla" told the Supreme Court Tuesday that it referred to the existence of a "Vishnu Hari" temple in middle......
2019-08-21, 02:26

Against the odds, select committee aims to push Congress into the 21st century ‘Welcome to 1935,’ Rep. Dean Phillips’s brother told him when he arrived at the Capitol to take the oath of office, in a nod to elements of the institution that remain unchanged....
2019-05-26, 07:52

D-Day 75 years on: Pegasus Bridge ceremony marks first key battle of D-Day three-quarters of a century later Serving soldiers have paid tribute to the heroic efforts of their Second World War brothers in arms at a ceremony marking the first key battle of D-Day....
2019-06-06, 04:39

'I had some luck': Australia's Steve Smith on Ashes double century – video Steve Smith said he ‘had some luck’ on his way to a double century against England at Old Trafford to put Australia in control of the fourth Ashes Test. Smith was caught on 118 but Jack Leach’s delivery was a no ball after he stepped over the crease. Smith admitted to a lapse in concentration but ad...
2019-09-06, 14:00

Storm Barry threatens to overwhelm New Orleans' century-old pump system The rain started pounding New Orleans about the time Jeff Carerras put on his morning pot of coffee. Before it was done brewing, floodwaters were lapping at the door of his bar, Tracey's....
2019-07-12, 20:13

Biotech Startup Century Therapeutics Lands $250 Million in Venture Financing Corporate and venture-capital investors are funneling $250 million into startup Century Therapeutics to finance an effort to cure cancers through a new type of cellular therapy....
2019-07-01, 10:01

Lord Ram's Birthplace Mentioned In 16th Century Book, Top Court Told It is the "belief and faith" of Hindus that Ayodhya is the birthplace of Lord Ram and he was born at the site of the disputed structure, 'Ram Lalla Virajman' told the Supreme Court today....
2019-08-14, 15:13

Family Used 17th Century Bowl, Worth $4.9 Million, To Keep Tennis Balls A family that unknowingly used a rare Chinese bowl, worth $4.9 million, to store odds and ends like tennis balls are thanking their lucky stars they didn't throw it out....
2019-06-27, 19:39

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Says Trump Like A "20th-Century Fascist" Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has compared the language used by Donald Trump to rally his supporters to that of "the fascists of the 20th century" in an explosive intervention ahead of the US Presidents......
2019-06-02, 11:52

A Century Before Trump’s ICE Raids, the U.S. Government Rounded Up Thousands of Immigrants. Here’s What Happened Advocates who work with migrants in the U.S. were braced for last weekend to bring Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids that aimed to deport thousands of undocumented immigrants, and Mexico has been preparing for the arrival of more than 1,800 migrants coming back from the U.S. In the wak...
2019-07-19, 00:39

World’s Oldest Christian Letter Found On 3rd Century Egyptian Papyrus Egypt played a very significant role in the history of early Christianity. A researcher has announced that she has found the earliest known Christian letter ...
2019-07-13, 04:26

Jon Voight declares Trump is 'greatest president of this century' in Twitter video Actor Jon Voight is continuing to express his support for President Trump, declaring him "the greatest president of this century” in a message posted on Twitter on Sunday. ...
2019-08-20, 01:00

US declares China's religious persecution 'the stain of the century' as Beijing fumes President Trump’s administration hammered China over the repression of Uighur Muslims and other religious minorities for the second day in a row, at a forum that has Beijing’s communist rulers fuming....
2019-07-19, 01:39

Alan Brinkley, Leading Historian of 20th-Century America, Dies at 70 Professor Brinkley, a National Book Award winner, explored the seminal political events of the last century, including the Depression and World War II....
2019-06-17, 17:39

Report - Smith century leads Australia recovery in Ashes opener "Australia\u0027s Steve Smith struck a superb 144 on his return to the side as they recovered from 122-8 to reach 284 all out against England in the first innings of the first Ashes test before the hosts saw out two overs unscathed at Edgbaston on Thursday."...
2019-08-02, 02:26

China's Uighur policy is human rights 'stain of the century' – Pompeo US secretary of state says mass detentions of Muslim minority is among ‘worst crises of our time’The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has accused China of being responsible for the human rights “stain of the century” with mass detentions of Muslims and other minorities.Speaking at an internationa...
2019-07-19, 08:52

Reggie Perrin or Walter White: what does a 21st-century midlife crisis look like? For years, the midlife crisis has been no more than a sitcom joke. But now some experts are insisting that’s because we don’t understand how it has changedI was sitting gingerly on the bonnet of a classic Mercedes when I thought: “Hang on a minute. I know why I have been asked to write about this ac...
2019-05-29, 10:26

Surgeon General Warns America That 21st-Century Weed Can Really Fuck You Up The Surgeon General issued a very somber advisory to the people of the United States on Thursday: Weed may be legal in a lot of states now, but if you’re pregnant or a kid, you should stay away from it. Sage advice, to be sure.Read more......
2019-08-30, 05:39

Delirious Cities: capturing metropolitan life in the 21st century – in pictures In the sixth annual Delirious Cities exhibition, 23 artists from 14 countries have tried to showcase how the city can be an ever-changing landscape. Inspired by Rem Koolhaas’ 1978 manifesto Delirious New York, the show captures life in America to Angola. Delirious Cities is on view until 29 August a...
2019-07-25, 10:39

A Debut Novel of Political and Personal Upheaval in Late-20th-Century Nigeria Nnamdi Ehirim’s “Prince of Monkeys” witnesses a diverse group of friends navigating riots and their own comings-of-age in Lagos in the ’80s and ’90s....
2019-05-31, 14:13

Ronald Acuña Jr. Robs Home Run, Immediately Turns It Into Inside-The-Park Home Run You would think that robbing a home run at the wall comes down to getting a good jump, timing your leap, and having the insane hand-eye coordination to rip the ball out of the sky with your off hand, while crashing into a padded wall. Turns out that’s only most of it. As Ronald Acuña Jr. learned in ...
2019-09-11, 10:13

The cheapest Google Home prices in September 2019: the best Home Mini, Hub and Max deals Google Home prices fall on multiple occasions throughout the year on a range of its devices. That's what our dedicated price comparison technology is here to help you with. You're at the best (constantly updated) page to find the latest Google Home, Google Home Mini, Google Home Hub (recen...
2019-09-12, 16:13

Google kicks off Home and Nest sale, save big on smart home devices Google is making it easier for everyone to adorn their homes with connected devices, including smart speakers, smart displays, thermostats, and light bulbs, by discounting them even if just for a limited time. Starting today and through July 17, Google is running a sale on Home and Nest devices, all...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Google Home and Home Max get limited-time discounts on top of permanent price cuts Google made some interesting (and confusing) changes to its smart speaker lineup recently, unveiling the extra-large Nest Hub Max and rebranding the Google Home Hub to Nest Hub. The latter move also came with a permanent price cut from $149 to $129, and perhaps best of all, the Google Home and Home ...
2019-06-03, 09:52

The best home gadgets: from air purifiers to portable pizza ovens, here's what to buy now for you and your home this summer What's not to love about a portable pizza oven that can turn out 12-inch pizzas every minute? Here's our pick of the best gadgets to buy for you and your home this season....
2019-08-09, 09:39

Rafael Nadal home from home and looking for a round dozen at Roland Garros • Spain’s No 2 seed gets off to straight-sets win at Roland Garros• Novak Djokovic makes similarly short work of Hubert HurkaczThe weight of history is bearing down on Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic more heavily than usual this year, although there were no signs on day two of the championships that...
2019-05-27, 20:52

Tucson family of two without a home after mobile home fire on south side TUCSON — A mother and her son are without a home after a mobile home fire on Tucson’s south side. Firefighters responded to the scene of the fire at the residence on South Mission Road. Crews found smoke and flames coming from half of the mobile home, as well as a car that was parked nea...
2019-07-21, 09:00

Home, sweet home: an emigrant's view of Brexit – photo essay The British photographer Ed Alcock took French citizenship in 2018. He examines the UK’s decision to leave the EU from a unique perspective, questioning the meaning of belonging to a nation, the place one calls home. While Europe deletes one of the yellow stars on its flag, he looks back at his coun...
2019-05-27, 12:52

Watch: National Guard soldier surprises mom when he gets home from Afghanistan early: 'My baby's home!' A National Guard sergeant gave his mom a joyful surprise when he unexpectedly returned home from Afghanistan after a seven-month deployment last Friday....
2019-07-24, 20:52

An inside look on how home improvement giants Lowe's and Home Depot are battening down the hatches for Hurricane Dorian (LOW, HD) Courtesy of Lowe's Hurricane Dorian is bearing down on the southeastern United States this weekend. Home Depot and Lowe's both run emergency command centers dedicated to responding to natural disasters. Home improvement sales can be simultaneously harmed and boosted by natural disasters. The comman...
2019-08-31, 22:13

At home in a pig sty: how one creative couple carved a spacious home and gallery from a rundown barn after falling for the Fens Artist Fred Ingrams and his interior designer wife Laura converted a rat-infested outbuilding into a sleek house-cum-gallery flooded with Fenland light....
2019-06-03, 11:13

Deal: Save $60 and get a free Google Home Mini when you buy the Home Max Google Home Max is a great device, but you know what's even greater? A Google Home Max and a Home Mini bundled and sold for $110 off, of course. The Google Home Max is a great device to enhance your entertainment experience since it features powerful sound and the option to stream music and movies. ...
2019-06-13, 01:26

Want to sell your home? Think like a buyer and follow these home-staging rules According to a study, 83% of buyers’ agents said staging a home made it easier for prospective owners to see the properties as future homes.       ...
2019-06-17, 19:01

Damaged home? Here's how to file your first home insurance claim Kristin Schoeffel accidentally flooded her basement while doing the laundry. Here's what she learned in the process of repairing her home.       ...
2019-08-13, 14:26

Rory Burns says evening with 2005 Ashes winners inspired fighting century • ‘I was ready to run through a brick wall,’ says England opener• Steve Waugh tells Australia batsman to watch and learnRory Burns tasted the sweet success of a maiden Test century against Australia after an evening with members of England’s 2005 Ashes-winning team that left him feeling ready to run...
2019-08-03, 00:00

County cricket: Somerset face hard chase after James Vince century James Vince took his time to get off the mark against Somerset before hitting a fine century 7.39pm BST Kyle Abbott skewered Somerset’s hopes of a nice easy run-in to the crucial last game with nine for 40 – the best bowling figures in the County Championship for three years. Somerset then reduced H...
2019-09-17, 21:52

Henry Kissinger assesses Trump's 'Deal of the Century' for Mideast, praises Israeli PM Famed former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger will mark his 96th birthday Monday, but he hasn't retired from sharing his insights on global affairs....
2019-05-24, 16:39

Tony Romo pulls away to defend title at American Century Championship in Tahoe Tony Romo defended his title at the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament at Edgewood Tahoe.        ...
2019-07-15, 03:13

Rohit Sharma century helps India to World Cup grudge match win over Pakistan Seven times India have met Pakistan in the Cricket World Cup, seven times India have won. The Manchester rain relented long enough for them to take this meeting, played before a wonderful crowd, with some ease. This was the competition's most anticipated game, but the margin of victory was a whoppin...
2019-06-16, 22:13

Cricket World Cup: England team react to Ben Stokes' 'catch of the century' - video Ben Stokes soaked up the plaudits after his one-handed wonder catch got England’s World Cup campaign under way with a crushing victory in which the hosts beat South Africa by 104 runs.Eoin Morgan feels excitement and relief as England open with World Cup win Continue reading......
2019-05-31, 01:01

13th-century death pit reveals murdered family in the 'city drowned in blood' When Mongol soldiers swept through the Russian town of Yaroslavl in 1238, a bloodbath followed. Hundreds of people died horrific and violent deaths during the city's capture, and DNA evidence has now revealed a tragic glimpse of a family of victims spanning three generations....
2019-09-06, 13:00

West Indies vs England: Joe Root hits century on way to comfortable eight-wicket victory It came at a cost, but this was a mighty impressive England win over the West Indies, led by Joe Root the all-rounder. With ball then bat, they were utterly clinical in winning by eight wickets. For much of the afternoon the sun even came out – a sight unfamiliar for followers of the wettest World C...
2019-06-14, 21:52

England vs Australia: Steve Smith turns jeers to cheers with fine century Australia's Steve Smith was greeted by a mixture of boos and polite applause as he marked his comeback appearance against England with a fine century in the World Cup warm-up match at the Ageas Bowl....
2019-05-25, 16:39

Australia’s Steve Smith hits double century to turn screw on England • Australia 497-8 dec; England 23-1• Smith ‘out’ off Jack Leach no-ball after reaching centuryIt is that man again. Currently he averages 147.25 in the series and the parallels with Bradman are no longer delivered with a wry grin. Steve Smith has done it again. He is never beautiful but he is brilli...
2019-09-05, 22:39

Lourdes Gurriel Jr.'s Second Home Run Interrupted A Replay Of His First Home Run Lourdes Gurriel Jr.—one of Toronto’s many sons of former players—has been a rare bright spot on an otherwise mediocre Blue Jays squad. An example of just how great the 25-year-old can be came on Friday in a 6-2 win against the Royals, when Toronto’s feed could not keep up with the highlights he was ...
2019-06-30, 02:13

High-tech home upgrades for your smart home Here are a handful of impressive, new AI-powered gadgets that can do most of the thinking for you around the house.       ...
2019-06-27, 20:13

How to prepare home for wildfires with Home Ignition Zone TUCSON- As the summer heat increases, fire officials are sharing tips to protect your home as wildfires spark up. “If somebody were to you know flick a cigarette out here, somebody drags a chain from their trailer and throw sparks into this flying fuel it can run up the slope right into the ca...
2019-06-21, 06:13

A Texas Startup Claims To Have Made The Biggest Advancements In Electric Motor Designs In Over A Century Fundamentally, electric motors haven’t changed all that much since they were developed well over a century ago: they’re still electromechanically spinning rotors inside of stators. There a Texas startup, though, that claims to have developed the first real, substantive improvements in the basic desi...
2019-08-13, 08:00

Ashes 2019: Rory Burns hits first Test century to put England in box seat against Australia Rory Burns had been in the nineties for more than 10 overs and on 99 for nine balls when he pushed Nathan Lyon to mid-on and just ran. He was quick enough, and a hard-earned Ashes century was his....
2019-08-02, 22:00

Steve Smith secures another century as Australia set England considerable target in first Ashes Test For three days, the first Ashes Test went back and forth, with England and Australia trading blows, but neither ever able to hammer home an emphatic advantage....
2019-08-04, 22:52

Detectorist Finds Falsely Executed 17th-Century Courtier’s Gold Signet Ring Metal detectorists have made a number of extraordinary finds in recent years. A detectorist on vacation in Scotland discovered a ring that belonged to a 17th-century English courtier who was unjustly executed.  ...
2019-07-31, 17:39

13th Century Pont des Trous Bridge Demolished: Archaeological Vandalism or Economic Progression? Angry Belgians and a minister of that countries federal government have voiced their distain towards politicians and counselors who ordered the dismantling of Tournai’s gothic “Bridge of Holes” so that larger boats can sail and spend on the Scheldt river. ...
2019-08-05, 16:39

Etiquette posters from the past century telling passengers how to behave on the London Underground go on display Etiquette posters from the past century nudging Londoners to keep the city moving - and not annoy other passengers - have gone on display at one of the capital's main railway depots....
2019-06-02, 09:52

Kushner unveils economic part of 'deal of the century' Middle East peace plan US scheme bids to create 1m new jobs for PalestiniansWorkshop in Bahrain held amid widespread scepticismThe White House has unveiled a $50bn Palestinian investment and infrastructure proposal aimed at supporting its much-anticipated but still unreleased “deal of the century” Middle East peace plan. ...
2019-06-22, 22:26

London Mayor Sadiq Khan compares Trump to 20th century fascists ahead of UK visit London Mayor Sadiq Khan compared President Donald Trump to the fascists who roiled Europe in the 20th century in an opinion article published ahead of the U.S. president's state visit to the United Kingdom that begins Monday....
2019-06-02, 18:39

Ronald Acuña Jr. turns home run into an out ... and into a home run again In a bizarre turn of events, the Phillies' Scott Kingery circles the bases as the ball comes out of stunned Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna's glove.       ...
2019-09-11, 12:13

Best home printer 2019: the top printers for home use Welcome to our guide on the best home printers of 2019. If you're looking for the best printer for your household – something that can handle documents, homework and photos – then you've come to the right place.The best home printers need to be more versatile than regular pri...
2019-07-03, 18:52

America's soil is 48 times more toxic than a quarter century ago. Blame neonics | Kendra Klein and Anna Lappe A new study shows that the class of insecticides called neonicotinoids poses a significant effects on insects, soil and waterMore than 50 years ago, Rachel Carson warned of a “silent spring”, the songs of robins and wood thrush silenced by toxic pesticides such as DDT. Today, there is a new pesticid...
2019-08-07, 18:26

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith hits brilliant double century as Australia take control of fourth Test It was as if he had never been away. But we already knew that a spell out of the side does not affect Steve Smith's ravenous appetite runs. This time it was a double century, and a quote brilliant, that has put Australia in total control of the Fourth Ashes Test....
2019-09-06, 03:26

White House invites Trump business allies to forum in search for a Middle East 'deal of the century' The meeting is part of Trump's plan to strike the "deal of the century" for Israeli-Palestinian peace. Colony Capital's Tom Barrack will attend....
2019-06-06, 19:39

Time, money, access: A baseball hotbed for a century, Tampa evolves as game’s economic winds shift Tampa has been talent-rich in baseball for nearly a century, but the city's latest stars also symbolize a greater demographic shift in the sport.        ...
2019-06-05, 15:52

In tech-driven 21st century, achieving global development goals requires closing digital gender divide Bridging the ‘gender digital divide’ is about more than ensuring that women and girls have basic access to the Internet and cell phones; it means providing training so they have the skills to use information and communications technologies (ICTs) to their benefit, and taking active measures to boost...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Abbey Road 50th anniversary: Hundreds gather to mark half a century since Beatles' iconic album cover shoot Thousands of Beatles fans have taken the lyrics to Why Don't We Do It In The Road literally as they descended on the iconic Abbey Road pedestrian crossing to mark 50 years since The Beatles created their famous album cover....
2019-08-08, 13:00

‘Welcome home, Ilhan!’: supporters greet Ilhan Omar as she arrives in home state – video The US representative Ilhan Omar is welcomed with cheers and support as she returns to Minnesota on Thursday after days of inflammatory attacks by Donald Trump. At the airport, supporters shouted their backing of the Somalian-born lawmaker. Meanwhile, Trump tried to distance himself from supporters’...
2019-07-19, 14:39

Hundreds of black Americans were killed during 'Red Summer.' A century later, still ignored America in the summer of 1919 ran red with blood from racial violence, yet today, 100 years later, not many people know 'Red Summer' even happened.        ...
2019-07-23, 14:52

Leslie Van Houten: Manson cult killer 'still a risk' after half a century in prison The youngest member of Charles Manson's murderous cult was today told she would stay behind bars despite being recommended for parole after nearly half a century in prison....
2019-06-04, 12:52

Amazon home security systems: the Blink home security camera gets a price cut Secure your home and snag a killer with the best-selling Blink Indoor Home Security System at Amazon. For a limited time, you can get the two-camera kit on sale for $111.99. That's a $28 discount and the best price we've seen for the top-rated home security system. The Blink home security...
2019-06-14, 00:52

Google Home deal at Walmart: save $50 on the Google Home smart speaker Right now at Walmart, you can find Black Friday-like prices on its best selling Google Home devices. For a limited time, you can get the Google Home smart speaker on sale for $79. That's a $50 discount and the lowest price we've seen for voice-activated speaker. You can also find deals on ...
2019-06-06, 21:39

At home with Pandora Skyes: inside The High Low presenter's fun, eclectic and colourful 'forever home' Writer and podcast host Pandora Sykes worked fast to decorate her 'grown-up forever house' in bold, colourful style — getting it done with just a week to spare before her baby arrived....
2019-08-23, 12:26

Study Finds Folks in Chicago’s Affluent Streeterville Live to Almost the Century Mark, While Blacks in Impoverished Englewood Don’t Live Long Enough to Collect Social Security It’s just 9 miles between Chicago’s predominantly white and wealthy Streeterville neighborhood and the predominantly black and poor Englewood in the city’s South Side, but the gulf of difference in life expectancies between the two represents the largest such gap in the nation....
2019-06-07, 13:52

Century after Chicago's bloody 'Red Summer' of race riots, city grapples with segregation Chicago was a center of the "Red Summer" of race riots that spread across the United States 100 years ago. The city still grapples with segregation.        ...
2019-07-24, 20:13

Ex-Army boss fined £1,000 for slapping woman's bottom after judge tells him act is 'disgraceful in the 21st century' A former Army Staff Sergeant who slapped a woman on the bottom during a Royal Navy fundraiser has been fined £1,000 by a judge, who said it was "disgraceful in the 21st Century"....
2019-05-31, 16:39

Trump takes to Twitter to support Home Depot: 'Fight for Bernie Marcus and Home Depot!' President Donald Trump took to Twitter Tuesday night in support of Home Depot after social media calls to boycott the home improvement retailer.       ...
2019-07-10, 04:52

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2019-08-20, 13:39

This story has been removed A story published Thursday by USA TODAY, based on a survey by an underwear company, has been removed. The story did not meet our standards.        ...
2019-08-18, 05:00

Why the UFO story is far more interesting than you think The New York Times has made waves with a new report on sightings by U.S. Navy aviators of unidentified flying objects between 2014 and 2015. But the UFO issue, which follows a similar 2017 story, is far more interesting than the reporters let on....
2019-05-28, 23:52

‘Toy Story’ lives on, but should it have? NEW YORK (AP) — The finale to “Toy Story 3” was immediately received as a classic Hollywood ending. Everyone, including the film’s makers and cast, believed they had neatly, perfectly wrapped up their trilogy. But, of course, Woody and the gang weren’t done. “Toy Story&...
2019-06-19, 23:52

COPA90: The Story of FC Goa Goa is known the world over for its beautiful landscapes, food and relaxed pace of life, but the story of football in the region is just as spectacular....
2019-08-27, 06:13

Jon Voight attacks 'radical left,' hails Trump as 'the greatest president of this century' The actor described President Trump as 'a man of truths, love and justice for the American people.'        ...
2019-08-21, 02:00

What's Your 'I Can't Believe I Didn't Crash' Story? I’m a teetotaler so I can’t drive drunk. I don’t text while driving. I always wear my seatbelt. I’ve done teen driving and performance driving school. I drive 95 percent of my miles in brand new cars with tons of airbags. There’s every reason to think that I’d be safe from serious injury in a car. B...
2019-08-11, 22:13

Unemployment Is Low, but That’s Only Part of the Story Those who stop looking for work aren’t officially listed as unemployed. There is a broader monthly statistic that accounts for the dropouts, but it doesn’t get the attention it deserves....
2019-07-11, 23:39

All You Need to Know About Toy Story 4, Out Next Week in India Toy Story 4 release date in India, cast, review embargo, trailer, characters, tickets, and more - here's all you need to know about the latest Pixar movie....
2019-06-14, 10:00

You Know Emily Doe’s Story. Now Learn Her Name. After her Stanford University sexual assault case prompted public outrage, Chanel Miller, who remained anonymous throughout the proceedings, is ready to introduce herself....
2019-09-04, 11:26

Boeing’s Grounded 737 Max — The Story So Far Two crashes within five months -- Lion Air Flight 610 in October off the coast of Indonesia and Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 in March outside Addis Ababa -- killed 346 people and led to a global grounding of Boeing Co.’s relatively new 737 Max jets, the fourth generation of a venerable brand first ...
2019-06-17, 09:26

‘Hustlers’: The Story Behind the Headlines In 2014, members of a criminal ring drugged men, brought them to strip clubs and stole their money. The scandal, chronicled in the tabloids, is now a movie starring Jennifer Lopez and Cardi B....
2019-09-13, 17:39

10 things you didn’t know about 'Toy Story 4' Diane Bondareff/AP Images for Mattel "Toy Story 4," the fourth installment of the famous Disney-Pixar franchise, premiered June 20. Some new characters are voiced by well-known celebrities Betty White, Keanu Reeves and even Red Hot Chili Peppers' bass player Flea. "Toy Story 4" has the highest aud...
2019-07-05, 23:52

'Finding Your Roots' host Gates on Trump tweet: 'Go home? Guess what? We're all home' 'Finding Your Roots' host Henry Louis Gates Jr. rejected divisive questions about American identity: "We're all home. This is our home."        ...
2019-07-31, 19:52

Rockies reinstate All-Star Story from IL The Colorado Rockies reinstated All-Star shortstop Trevor Story from the 10-day injured list before Tuesday night's game against the visiting Houston Astros....
2019-07-03, 05:52

How to Add Song Lyrics to Your Instagram Story Last week Instagram added a new feature that allows you to add lyrics to your Instagram stories. The feature allows you to not only add a song to your Story (you’ve been able to do that for a while), but also sing along with those lyrics, similar to what you might do with the app TikTok....
2019-06-09, 20:26

Updates From Godzilla vs. Kong, Toy Story 4, and More The Candyman remake wants to tackle toxic fandoms. Meet Christina Hendrick’s new Toy Story 4 villain. Plus, watch Tom Holland and Chris Hemsworth goof off about Far From Home and Men in Black: International, what’s to come on Fear the Walking Dead, and more. Spoilers get!Read more......
2019-06-10, 16:52

Michael Sheen has a wild story about how he got his name Michael Sheen generally comes off as a delight pretty much wherever he pops up, whether he’s playing a nervous angel in Amazon’s recent Good Omens, or simply vouching for his fans and their rights to indulge in the storied practice of writing fan fiction. Case in point: A recent social media post in...
2019-08-02, 00:39

Here’s how to mute those Instagram Story spammers Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. I’m not a huge fan of Instagram accounts posting lengthy strings of Stories each day. It clogs my feed, makes it tougher to scroll back and forth between Stories,...
2019-07-12, 21:00

Review: 'Toy Story 4' is Warped, Weird, and Better For It Woody, Buzz, and the rest of the franchise is back, filled with love, life lessons, and a weighty, twisted sense of humor that cuts through the sugary-sweetness....
2019-06-21, 16:13

The story behind every Xbox One controller ever made Microsoft is very, very fond of special edition Xbox One controllers, to the point where it encourages you to make your own. But did you ever wonder about the history behind a given controller, or how many models have never seen the light of day? If......
2019-08-27, 17:39

LSE: A story of failed mega mergers Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing made an unsolicited $39 billion takeover bid for the London Stock Exchange , an offer contingent on the LSE ditching its planned acquisition of data company Refinitiv....
2019-09-11, 14:39

‘Toy Story 4’ opens big but below expectations with $118M Pixar’s “Toy Story 4” brought the box office to life after a three-week sequels slump, but its $118 million debut came in below industry expectations...
2019-06-23, 22:39

| Elephant Path: A Story of Hope and War in CAR In the rainforests of the Central African Republic is Dzanga Bai, a remote clearing where a tall canopy of trees - full of the hum of insects and calls of wildlife - gives way to soft mud and pools of water....
2019-08-10, 02:26

FAANG: Update on the "Story of the Year" A government sling-shot is taking aim at corporate technology giants. Plus, investors in the FAANG stocks are not sleeping too well at night. Take a look at this chart......
2019-06-07, 18:00

The inside story: Decoding the CDO black box 2006: In the approach to the 2008 global financial crisis, Euromoney became concerned about hidden risks and complications in the structured credit markets....
2019-06-10, 19:52

Mum and me: a story of immigration and integration | Podcast Guardian columnist Aditya Chakrabortty, the son of two Indian immigrants, explains why he felt so frustrated with a recent report from Tony Blair’s thinktank. And Katharine Murphy looks ahead to Australia’s imminent electionGuardian columnist Aditya Chakrabortty recently read a report from Tony Blai...
2019-05-21, 15:01

Tom Hanks Says From What He's Seen Toy Story 4 Could Top Original 3 Films When it comes to Pixar's Toy Story 4, Woody's catchphrase couldn't be more perfect: "Reach for the sky!" The person who believes in that motto for the upcoming movie......
2019-06-11, 23:52

Booksmart Is the Perfect Coming-of-Age Story for Right Now Only recently have filmmakers begun thinking seriously about coming-of-age stories told from a young woman’s point of view. Olivia Wilde’s clever, peppery Booksmart—in which Beanie Feldstein and Kaitlyn Dever play two brainy teenage best friends, unpopular with their classmates, wh...
2019-05-23, 19:26

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

‘Toy Story 4’ repeats at No. 1 over ‘Annabelle,’ ‘Yesterday’ LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Toy Story 4” is playing at the top of the box office again in its second weekend. The Walt Disney Co. on Sunday estimates that “Toy Story 4” added $57.9 million from North American theaters. Globally the film has already netted $496.5 million. In second pl...
2019-06-30, 18:13

Staying on Top of Tech’s Changing Story From Washington to London. From the price of avocados to Amazon Prime. Here’s how Joseph Plambeck, deputy tech editor, rides herd on how tech is changing the way we live....
2019-09-11, 16:13

The True Story Behind the Netflix Series The Spy Around the world, there are few spy agencies that inspire the level of intrigue that Israel’s Mossad does. And among its agents, there are few, if any, that have achieved the status of Eli Cohen, who in the mid-1960s posed as a wealthy Arab businessman for years in order to infiltrate the high...
2019-09-05, 23:00

Twins among key MLB second-half story lines SportsPulse: For The Win's Ted Berg breaks down the top storylines that will dominate the second half of the MLB season.       ...
2019-07-11, 10:52

‘Telling Lies’ is bigger, but not better, than 'Her Story' In Her Story, developer Sam Barlow did a rare thing: He created a new video game format. Four years later, he's made Telling Lies, which releases on August 23rd. It's a game with almost identical gameplay -- centered simply on typing search terms in......
2019-08-22, 01:13

Toy Story 4 review – a franchise still very much alive After a hesitant start, the gang gets into top gear on a road trip that showcases the studio’s visual wizardry and narrative skillLast year, I wrote about my (unfounded) fears that Mary Poppins Returns might trample the memory of a movie I fell in love with as a child. I felt a similar anxiety about...
2019-06-23, 11:26

The True Story Behind the Movie Hustlers On June 11, 2014, four women and one man were indicted for allegedly drugging men and charging thousands of dollars on their credit cards at New York City clubs. Five years later, one of those women — Roselyn “Rosie” Keo, considered one of the scheme’s two ringleaders —...
2019-09-11, 21:26

Axon 10 Pro wants to be the beginning of ZTE's comeback story in the US The ZTE Axon 10 Pro wants to be the beginning of the Chinese company's comeback story in the US, one year after the firm's seven-year death sentence by the American government which eventually reversed that decision.This is the first major ZTE Axon phone to come to the US in more than thre...
2019-08-28, 15:39

The story of Grenfell United – podcast Natasha Elcock and Ed Daffarn escaped from Grenfell Tower on 14 June 2017. Karim Mussilhy’s uncle died in the fire. Together with other survivors and bereaved people, they formed Grenfell United. They talk about their work over the past two years, while the Guardian’s social affairs correspondent, R...
2019-06-14, 10:52

A Final Fantasy VII Bedtime Story Tonight for Fine Art we’re looking at Limetown, a small studio in Brazil comprised of artists Amanda Duarte and Gus Lima, who work on concept art and illustrations for games, books and beyond....
2019-08-06, 07:00

The True Story Behind the Movie Rocketman Rocketman, a musical film about Elton John that arrives in theaters on Friday, looks a lot like a biopic: It traces John’s life from a shy child in London through his stratospheric rise and addiction-fueled lows. But its creative team has repeatedly rejected the label: “Everyone thinks ...
2019-05-31, 14:52

The story behind Vietnam's 'Crazy House' Wild, weird, wonderful -- there are many ways to describe the Crazy House (also known as Hang Nga Guesthouse). This quirky attraction is found in Dalat, a relaxed mountain resort town in southern Vietnam....
2019-08-26, 02:26

Ryan Leaf uses his story to help other former NFL players Ryan Leaf spent most of his time in prison alone and angry until a military veteran persuaded the former No. 2 overall NFL draft pick to stop self-loathing long enough to help fellow inmates learn to read...
2019-08-01, 08:39

Yes, her name really is Dr. Marijuana Pepsi, and her story is amazing Marijuana Pepsi's own scholarship – called the Marijuana Pepsi Scholarship, of course – will be given to a deserving first generation college student.        ...
2019-06-19, 01:52

Dressing The Handmaids: The Story Behind The Most Chilling Costumes On TV Costume designer Natalie Bronfman helped to bring to life the distinctive uniforms that have become a symbol of resistance for women fighting sexist legislation worldwide...
2019-06-27, 19:39

Watch the Final Trailer for Toy Story 4, Out June 21 Pixar has released the second and final trailer for Toy Story 4, which finds the toy gang setting out on a rescue mission to find and bring back Forky, the new toy....
2019-05-22, 11:00

Paul Wesley returning for Season 2 of 'Tell Me a Story' Paul Wesley has signed on to return for Season 2 of the fairy tale-themed, psychological thriller, "Tell Me a Story," CBS All Access announced Wednesday....
2019-06-13, 03:26

America’s "best first job"? My story of sexual harassment at McDonald’s The company claims to have zero tolerance for sexual harassment, but it is not doing enough to protect workersThree years ago, when I was 16, I began working at a McDonald’s in my hometown of Tucson, Arizona. As the oldest of four children, I took the job to help my mother pay bills and support our ...
2019-05-25, 13:26

Ron Howard tells Pavarotti’s ‘bittersweet’ story in new doc Ron Howard isn’t a follower of opera, but perhaps that made him the best person to tell the story of Pavarotti in the new documentary that shares the icon’s name...
2019-06-05, 02:13

The True Story Behind Netflix’s The Red Sea Diving Resort Arous Holiday Village seemed like an idyllic vacation destination. In the early 1980s, hundreds of tourists flocked to its sandy white beaches and explored its underwater worlds with beautiful coral reefs. And while its location on the coast of Sudan may not have been an obvious choice for sun-seeke...
2019-08-01, 16:13

The filmmakers behind Toy Story 4 know how emotional you'll get watching the movie All of Andy’s Bonnie’s toys are back for a new adventure with Toy Story 4, another installment in Pixar’s decades-spanning franchise that follows the gang on an eye-opening road trip. The beloved animation studio invited us to sit down with the filmmakers behind the film—director Josh Cooley, and pr...
2019-06-13, 18:39

'Toy Story 4' delivers another cinematic grand slam "Toy Story 4" delivers a cinematic grand slam, a nine-years-later sequel that's wholly equal to the high expectations raised by the terrific trio that it follows. Touching, raucously funny, adventurous and yes, even profound, Pixar's signature property once again touches them all....
2019-06-13, 19:39

‘Toy Story 4’ opens below expectations with $118M weekend NEW YORK (AP) — Pixar’s “Toy Story 4” brought the box office to life after a three-week sequels slump, but its $118 million debut came in below industry expectations. The “Toy Story 4” debut still ranks as the fourth highest animated film opening ever, not accounting fo...
2019-06-23, 19:39

'Toy Story 4' tops box office, but doesn't go to infinity and beyond "Toy Story 4" brought the box office to life with a $118 million opening weekend after a three-week slump of underperforming sequels, but the Pixar film's below-expectations debut didn't quell continuing concerns about a rocky summer movie season....
2019-06-23, 21:26

Win a Vacation by Sharing Your Travel Horror Story Many of us have experienced a disastrous flight or a debilitating case of sea-sickness that turned a vacation into a nightmare. Well, one company wants to reward one traveler with a trip re-do and cover up to $10,000 in expenses—sea sickness not included....
2019-06-20, 19:13

Richard Linklater on why Where'd You Go, Bernadette is a coming of age story As the director of films like Boyhood, Richard Linklater is no stranger to the coming of age tale. Typically, though, a coming of age movie features a teen coming into their own as an adult, summarily figuring out their place in the big, bad world....
2019-08-15, 03:13

How President Trump Scooped Me on a Google Story Kevin Cernekee, a conservative firebrand inside Google, kept a low public profile. Then, WIRED's reporting propelled him to Fox News—and Trump's tweets....
2019-08-15, 06:52

'Toy Story 4' Continues Disney's Box-Office Streak Walt Disney once again did something that has eluded other Hollywood studios this summer: It opened a sequel to impressive returns at the box office....
2019-06-24, 05:00

The surprising story behind the Apple Watch's ECG ability Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find and......
2019-07-06, 18:13

How ‘The Terror’ turns the TV ghost story on its head AMC’s “The Terror: Infamy” opens with a young Japanese American woman serenely applying makeup before stabbing herself. It’s a gut-punch of a scene — exactly what co-creator Alexander Woo wants to convey in the horror anthology series. “The strategy has been to use the vocabulary of Japanese kaidan ...
2019-08-27, 11:13

Madagascar provide Afcon with its most unlikely success story The team from the world’s fourth largest island has reached the knockout stages of the Africa Cup of NationsShortly before the African Cup of Nations began the magazine France Football gathered together a handful of coaches taking a team to this tournament for the first time. One of them was Madagas...
2019-07-07, 00:39

‘Spider-Man 3’ will tell a Peter Parker story that’s ‘never been done before on film’ Spider-Man: Far From Home is out in theaters, which means we’re getting closer to Marvel revealing what’s coming next in the next phase of its cinematic universe. We already have dates for the eight upcoming MCU Phase 4 films, as well as several leaks that have detailed plot details for ...
2019-07-09, 07:26

‘When They See Us’ does justice to Central Park Five’s brutal story One of the most shameful miscarriages of justice in New York State is powerfully and heartbreakingly dramatized in Ava DuVernay’s “When They See Us,” a four-part series that drops Friday on Netflix. No matter how well you think you remember the trial of the Central Park Five, the H...
2019-05-31, 23:39

The Story Behind The Biggest Brawl In WNBA History Last month, Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury and Kristine Anigwe of the Dallas Wings got into a fight, which resulted in six ejections and five suspensions. It was the largest WNBA fight since 2008, when the Detroit Shock (now the Dallas Wings) and the Los Angeles Sparks were part of brawl tha...
2019-09-13, 03:52

The plucky underdog story of the year? The Yankees, of course! A bunch of second-stringers, some pretty good, some just OK, some barely hanging on in the sport, got their chance to save the most first-string franchise in baseball -- and they did it. Here's how they defied the odds....
2019-08-20, 18:52

Will Smith Will Read You a Bedtime Story For a Very Good Cause If you’ve ever longed to have Will Smith read you Jack and the Beanstalk or Where the Wild Things Are before bed, your dreams are one step closer to reality, as the former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air will be reading bedtime stories later this year for a very good cause....
2019-09-17, 19:00

The remarkable comeback story of UFC fighter Jessica Eye Jessica Eye is a prohibitive underdog in her flyweight title bout against Valentina Shevchenko. But Eye has grappled with far worse -- an abusive father, a devastating car accident, a four-fight losing streak -- just to make it back to the ring....
2019-06-05, 15:13

She Said: an inside look at the story that brought down Harvey Weinstein Journalists Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor spoke to the Guardian about their sprawling investigation into Weinstein’s alleged sexual predation as detailed in their new bookOn Wednesday, 4 October 2017, the New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor were finalizing their exposé of sexual har...
2019-09-11, 09:26

Transgender love story shines in Cannes Starring in her first ever feature film, transgender model Leyna Bloom said "Port Authority", about a man grappling with his feelings for a transgender woman, chimed with her personal experience, helping her dive into the role....
2019-05-21, 15:00

The True Story Behind the Netflix Series Unbelievable In Washington state, Marie Adler, 18, reports to police that a man broke into her apartment, tied her up and raped her. She’s told to be more specific about everything—the details of how she was tied up, how exactly she was sexually assaulted—and she recounts everything she can. Mo...
2019-09-13, 08:00

Same old story for Sharapova as Williams proves too strong Maria Sharapova slipped back into an all-too-familiar routine on Monday as the Russian came up short for the 20th time in 22 matches against Serena Williams to exit the U.S. Open in the first round....
2019-08-27, 07:52

Box Office: 'Toy Story 4' dominates with $118 million debut LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Disney's domination over the box office only seemed to strengthen this weekend as "Toy Story 4" easily topped box office charts....
2019-06-24, 00:13

Why WeWork Is Struggling to Sell Its Story to Investors WeWork’s parent, We Co., has raised billions of dollars from private investors, including SoftBank Group Corp. at a $47 billion valuation. The shared-office company is having a harder time convincing potential public-market investors it’s worth even half that much ahead of planned IPO....
2019-09-11, 19:26

It’s a familiar, painful story for Jacob deGrom It was Jacob deGrom’s Mets career in a nutshell. A dominant performance. Execution when the game was on the line. A bad call. And a no-decision leading to defeat. It almost has become expected. The Mets now are 16-30 in deGrom’s past 46 starts despite his continued excellence. “That’s very tough — t...
2019-07-06, 13:26

| Crusaders motivated to end Jaguares success story Helping to heal a devastated city has become a motivating factor for the Crusaders as they prepare for a showdown with the Jaguares, the season's success story....
2019-07-04, 10:52

Russian TV to air its own patriotic retelling of Chernobyl story Russian version will revolve around role of a CIA agent before the nuclear accidentRussian state TV is set to air its own drama about the deadly 1986 Chernobyl disaster – but unlike the HBO series, which has transfixed viewers around the world, this version will claim that a CIA spy was present for ...
2019-06-07, 15:26

Ben Maher's Roman love story continues Ben Maher's love story with Rome continued as the Briton claimed the overall lead on the Longines Global Champions Tour, for the world's top show jumpers with his second straight victory in the Italian capital on Saturday....
2019-09-08, 22:26

A Cool Story About How Pathetic Congressional Democrats Can Be Here is a fun anecdote from the Washington Post about House Ways and Means Committee chair Richard Neal, one of the most powerful Democrats in Congress....
2019-08-24, 20:26

USWNT isn’t the feel-good story we’re told they are Perhaps I’m a party-pooper by nature and nurture. When I was a kid I heard the music from the ice cream truck then excitedly asked my father for a quarter. “No,” he said, “they play that music when they’re out of ice cream.” Unless you never heard that one, it’s an old one. Otherwise, it’s......
2019-07-12, 04:26

Defense is the story in college football’s opening act Football starts for real Saturday night with a pair of college football attractions that will tempt sports bettors across the full range of U.S. time zones. First, No. 8 Florida takes on in-state rival Miami on a neutral field in Orlando (ESPN, 7 p.m). That’s followed by Arizona at Hawaii (CBS Sport...
2019-08-24, 21:13

The Strange Story of the Black Prince of Canterbury Visitors can find the tomb of Edward of Woodstock, also known as the Black Prince, in the famous Canterbury cathedral. The 14th Century prince was the eldest son of King Edward III and Philippa of Hainault, but some may question why he’s laid to rest in such an important place. His biography isn't i...
2019-06-28, 02:39

Pose lets Blanca be the hero of her own story Early on in “Worth It,” Angel sits Blanca down and tells her she needs a makeover. She’s being practical and a little harsh but ultimately comes from a place of love. Angel points out that Blanca probably won’t be able to rent a space to start her own nail salon unless she can pass as cis. She pokes...
2019-06-19, 06:39

Looks like the star of The NeverEnding Story liked that Stranger Things 3 nod If you’re like a lot of people who watched the Stranger Things 3 finale, you may have the theme song from 1984's The NeverEnding Story stuck in your head. The catchy hit plays a pivotal role in the series’ endgame, and it’s led to a bit of a resurgence for the soundtrack standout by Limahl, lead...
2019-07-17, 05:13

Correction: damage at Noah’s Ark attraction story WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky. (AP) — In a story May 24 about property damage at a Noah’s Ark attraction in Kentucky, The Associated Press reported erroneously that flooding caused the damage. The damage was caused by heavy rains over a period of two years. A corrected version of the story is below: In the...
2019-05-25, 19:13

Why An Abortion Was The Right Choice For Me: 5 Women Share Their Story With the introduction of increasingly restrictive abortion laws around the world, five women in five different countries share their deeply personal stories with Vogue...
2019-07-05, 13:39

How to take over your town: the inside story of a local revolution They are passionate about their community, know what the issues are – and are sick to death of party politics. Meet the independent groups from Devon to London who are seizing controlA quiet revolution has begun in the Devon town of Buckfastleigh. Its compact high street, functional-looking industri...
2019-06-12, 15:00

id Software’s origin story set to become USA Network TV series Enlarge / John Carmack (left) and John Romero (second from right) pose with their id Software colleagues in the early '90s. We really hope USA Network's adaptation of their origin story gets this "fashion" just right. (credit: John Romero) We've seen our share of video games turned into films and ...
2019-06-28, 03:26

‘Toy Story 4’ headed for one of the best debuts ever for an animated movie Buzz Lightyear and the rest of the Toy Story gang are coming to rescue the summer box office this weekend from what’s been a mediocre few weeks recently for big-screen fare. Based on the latest estimates, the fourth installment in the beloved animated franchise is being forecast to earn more t...
2019-06-20, 06:26

Correction: Thad Cochran Funeral story Two U.S. senators from opposing parties praised their former colleague, Republican Thad Cochran of Mississippi, as one of their closest friends and as a gentleman who cared about the people of his state and worked across party lines....
2019-06-05, 19:52

Your first look at 'American Horror Story: 1984' has arrived Ready the Aqua Net, sequins and skinny ties because more details have emerged about "American Horror Story: 1984," the next chapter in FX's popular anthology series....
2019-07-12, 06:26

What Went Wrong? The Real Story of the Battle of Thermopylae In 480 BC, an enormous Persian army under the chief command of Emperor Xerxes (son of Darius the Great) campaigned against Thessaly in central Greece. Mainly they fought against the southern mostly democratic and independent city/states. The army numbered more than 300,000 men. The Hellenes initiall...
2019-07-05, 00:00

Toy Story 4 Is a Terrific Blend of Emotion and Action Woody, Buzz Lightyear, and the rest of the toy gang are back in Toy Story 4, as they set off on a road trip with new toy Forky. On the way, Woody reunites with Bo Peep, who teaches him that there's......
2019-06-21, 09:39

Slip-n-sliding seniors share their story Courtesy: WHIZ, NBC ZANESVILLE, Ohio (WHIZ) – There may not be a cuter sight than this 94-year-old woman on a slip-n-slide at the Oaks at NorthPointe. Management, nurses, and directors say they always want to keep an enjoyable, active, and fun environment for the residents. They had their annual sen...
2019-06-28, 23:00

Correction: People-Tracy Morgan story NEW YORK (AP) — In a story June 4 about a car crash involving the comedian Tracy Morgan, The Associated Press erroneously reported the gender of the other driver. The driver was a woman, not a man. A corrected version of the story is below: Tracy Morgan involved in NYC fender bender in his Bugatti C...
2019-06-05, 19:39

The story behind Magnussen's radio rant and apology Kevin Magnussen apologised to Haas immediately after the Canadian Grand Prix for the radio messages that prompted team boss Guenther Steiner to step in and tell him to stop....
2019-06-11, 22:26

Breaking Down Toy Story 4‘s Five Post-Credits Scenes Warning: This post contains spoilers for Toy Story 4. Toy Story 4 is getting rave reviews from critics. Sadly, it doesn’t begin with the traditional Pixar short that precedes most of the studios’ films. But fear not, there’s plenty of extra content at the end of the movie. The four...
2019-06-21, 19:52

The inside story: The global financial crisis 2008: While the GFC raged, Euromoney had an inside view as politicians on both sides of the Atlantic tried to save the banking system (from the imagination of Jon Macaskill)....
2019-06-11, 15:13

Celeste's Upcoming Free DLC Closes Out The Story In a surprise announcement, the folks behind Celeste revealed that the endearing puzzle-platformer will be getting some new content in just a few days. Chapter 9: Farewell will launch, appropriately, on September 9....
2019-09-06, 02:13

Toy Story 4 Is an Existential Crisis the Whole Family Can Enjoy We live in an age of sequels upon sequels; we’re up to our ears in reboots and origin stories. No one needs a Toy Story 4, especially considering that the 2010 Toy Story 3, a lovely meditation on the need to move on to new things even when we’re not quite ready for them, would have ended...
2019-06-20, 13:52

'Toy Story 4' cashes in on the ageless aspect of animation "The Incredibles" stayed away for 14 years, then picked up superhero-ing right where they left off. "Toy Story 4" and "Finding Dory" put nine and 13 years between themselves and their predecessors. "Frozen" will have been on ice for six years when the sequel blows back into theaters around Thanksgiv...
2019-06-20, 01:13

London Brown says Reggie on ‘Ballers’ has more of a story to tell Global News sat down with London Brown in Toronto to talk about the final season of 'Ballers,' the short film he stars in, titled 'Asia A,' and more....
2019-09-14, 00:26

There’s something very odd about this story of a fire at a SpaceX facility in Florida A fire at a SpaceX prototyping facility on Monday did as much as $100,000 in damage, according to reports from local news sources and agencies quoting fire department estimates. The fire, which occurred at SpaceX location in Cocoa, Florida, is interesting in its own right, but the initial report act...
2019-07-10, 05:13

The inside story of the moment that changed the NBA forever For four days, the Donald Sterling tapes threatened to shut down the 2014 NBA playoffs. Five years later, it remains one of the great what-ifs in league history....
2019-08-20, 13:39

The incredible story of how Buffalo wings were invented Nitr/Shutterstock Insider Food's video team set out to Buffalo, New York, in August to find the best wings in town. Herrine Ro and Alana Yzola visited Anchor Bar, the restaurant where Buffalo wings were first invented in 1964. They spoke with Anchor Bar's marketing director Michelle Buchholz, who e...
2019-09-13, 22:00

Here’s why Minecraft: Story Mode episodes are $100 each on Xbox 360 right now Something strange is happening with Minecraft: Story Mode. The game is currently on the verge of disappearing, at least from digital storefronts, but it’s reappeared on the Xbox 360’s digital storefron, and at an insanely high markup? So what’s going on? Unfortunately, the price is more of a last ga...
2019-06-18, 03:01

David Squires on … the Premier League story so far Our cartoonist on Liverpool, Manchester United, the north London derby and penalty controversy at PalaceGet your own copy of this cartoon in our print shopTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
2019-09-03, 12:39

Love Story – Terry Norris and Tanya Terry Norris was deteriorating fast when his future wife saved him. Together they fight against the brain damage caused by a brutal career inside the ring The post Love Story – Terry Norris and Tanya appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-06-18, 00:52

The Story Behind TIME’s Climate Change Cover Thirty years ago, TIME named Planet Earth its Man of the Year, featuring a cover by the artist Christo of the earth encased in plastic on a beach in Long Island, NY. For this week’s special issue cover on climate change, TIME returned to sand — albeit this time on the shores east of Toyk...
2019-09-12, 17:00

Apple CEO emails reporter about 'absurd' story Apple's chief executive Tim Cook has criticised a report which claimed his deteriorating relationship with the company's chief design officer prompted the latter to leave the company....
2019-07-02, 12:13

The True Story Behind Hustlers Might Even Be Wilder Than the Movie Don't call them strippers. When Samantha Barbash and Roselyn (aka Rosie) Keo were first taken into police custody in 2014, their major issue was that the cops and eventually the media......
2019-09-14, 08:26

Correction: Killing By Police-Texas story DALLAS (AP) — In a story June 19 about the fatal shooting of a vehicle theft suspect by a Farmers Branch police officer, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the officer was off-duty. He was on-duty. A corrected version of the story is below: Dallas police: Fatal shooting by officer goes t...
2019-06-27, 22:39

Jamie Bell says Skin isn't a redemptive story Skin tells the true story of white supremacist skinhead Bryon “Pitbull” Widner (Jamie Bell) as he “tries to escape to a new life, all the while questioning whether he’s capable of undoing—and repenting for—the evil he’s done.” We sat down with star Jamie Bell to talk about the film, and why Bryon’s...
2019-07-17, 22:26

The Hills: New Beginnings Trailer Promises the Story Isn't Over Just Yet When The Hills ended in 2010, that seemed to be it. The MTV show revealed portions of the reality series were crafted for the cameras and it was an end of an era. Until now--The Hills: New......
2019-05-21, 20:52

New Instagram feature turns your Story into a sing-along Remember when Instagram was known for its photo filters? Back in the day, when Instagram added a new filter to the app, it was a newsworthy story. In 2016, the site added its Stories feature (copied from Snapchat) and last year Instagram had more than one billion monthly active users. Facebook bough...
2019-06-07, 04:00

Why Michael Ende's 'The Neverending Story' is cult You hear the title, you hear the song — the one recently revisited on "Stranger Things." But before the 1980s hit film, there was Michael Ende's bestselling book, published 40 years ago. Here's why it's still a classic....
2019-09-01, 08:26

Disney recalling Toy Story 4 toy over choking hazard Stick a fork in “Forky.” Disney yanked thousands the plush toy “Forky” — featured as a sidekick in “Toy Story 4” — from the shelves because they pose a choking hazard, officials said Tuesday. The company recalled 80,000 of the stuffed characters over their detachable “googly” plast...
2019-07-10, 00:26

Tom Hanks and Tim Allen Reveal The Toy Story Scenes That Had Them ''Choked Up'' The Toy Story 4 cast is revealing their favorite parts about the famous franchise -- and, boy, is it sweet. E! News' Erin Lim had the opportunity to catch up with the impressive cast......
2019-06-13, 04:26

“5B” documentary tells story of pioneering AIDS caretakers LOS ANGELES (AP) — The impact of San Francisco General Hospital’s ward 5B — the first hospital division dedicated to treating people with AIDS — has far outlasted its existence. The ward, which opened in 1989, is the focus of a new documentary, “5B,” which has nurses, patients, and...
2019-06-13, 19:52

Ron Howard frames Pavarotti story through arias for new documentary Director Ron Howard did not know much about opera, but he understands drama when he sees it, and Italian tenor Luciano Pavarotti's life was packed with it....
2019-06-04, 22:39

Trump’s Trip to Dayton and El Paso: The Back Story The president became frustrated over his news coverage and his angry reaction led to White House-distributed media that focused on him, not people affected by the shootings....
2019-08-10, 07:52

Walk the line: behind the story of Michael Gove's cocaine use Tory leadership hopeful revealed he had taken drug in mock-media interview for 2016 campaignIn the run-up to his 2016 campaign to be Tory leader, Michael Gove was being subjected to a mock media interview by his team, as they tried to anticipate what questions he could face from journalists. Related...
2019-06-10, 02:13

Assassin's Creed Odyssey's Story Creator Is Simple But Fun Assassin’s Creed Odyssey released a story creator this week, allowing players to cobble together their own questlines and share them with others. The website for constructing handmade stories is easy to use and fun to tinker with, even in the final results of that tinkering can be a little awkward....
2019-06-11, 23:39

‘The land where we lived has gone' – the life story of a Rohingya refugee As a young man Habiburahman fled oppression in his native Myanmar and lives, stateless, in Australia. Now he has written a book about his struggle – and his suffering people“A tyrant leant over my cradle and traced a destiny for me that will be hard to avoid: I will either be a fugitive or I won’t e...
2019-08-04, 19:26

Larian Shares The Very-Serious Story Of How They Got The Baldur's Gate 3 Deal Baldur’s Gate 3 is real, and Larian Studios, the developer behind the excellent Divinity: Original Sin 2, are making it. But how did they score the biggest win in all of role-playing games, one of Dungeons & Dragons’ most-beloved stories? What did they do to sell D&D makers Wizards of the Co...
2019-06-07, 19:39

Imagine Me & You gives a lesbian love story the classic rom-com treatment Does love at first sight exist? How do you balance commitment and loyalty with the pull of true love? What are the most appealing visual locations in London? Those questions have anchored hundreds of romantic comedies over the years, but they’re trotted out in a slightly new fashion in 2005’s Imagin...
2019-06-07, 15:13

The inside story: Sandy and the Glass-Steagall repeal 1998: As the 1990s came to a close, Euromoney spent time in the US with Sandy Weill and Jamie Dimon, watching as LTCM imploded and the Glass-Steagall laws were repealed....
2019-06-10, 19:52

Tesla Careens From Growth Story to Demand Worries Tesla spent years and billions of dollars figuring out how to make enough Model 3 compact sedans to satisfy early customer demand. Now, the electric-vehicle maker is facing questions about how much consumer interest is still there....
2019-06-03, 14:39

Walter Tull: football's hidden pioneer whose story everyone should know One of the first black professional players is too little celebrated and a trip to his ancestral home in Barbados was eye-openingWalter Tull. It’s a name every player and football fan should know. But in reality, few know the story of this incredible man and his contribution to society and the game....
2019-08-22, 17:39

| Barretts share emotional story of sister with Down syndrome Like so many All Blacks fans, Zara Barrett is keen to get their attention after any Test. And she does get special attention - because Beauden Barrett is her big brother....
2019-08-12, 10:13

In A Few Weeks, Minecraft: Story Mode Will Be Impossible To Download In the aftermath of development studio Telltale’s closure, games like Tales From The Borderlands and Batman: The Telltale Series were delisted from major stores like Steam and GOG. Now, that hissing green creeper has finally come for Minecraft: Story Mode. The story-based Minecraft spinoff is about ...
2019-06-04, 03:13

Metro Exodus' New Story DLC Feels Like It's On Fast-Forward The Metro series, in its best moments, is icky, verging on downright gross. Plenty of shooters try to capture a sense of place, but Metro bathes you in the grime and ichor that seeps from the clogged pores of its wounded world. The first level of Metro Exodus’ first DLC episode, “Two Colonels,” is n...
2019-08-22, 10:13

The Story Behind the Police Commissioner’s Handwritten Stonewall Apology The police had long refused to apologize for the violent 1969 raid that galvanized the modern gay rights movement. Commissioner James O’Neill described his change of heart....
2019-06-10, 23:52

| Dobson hails Scarra Bok inclusion as 'really great story' Western Province coach John Dobson is delighted for Scarra Ntubeni after the hooker was named in the Springbok matchday 23 for a potential Test debut....
2019-08-15, 01:13

Her Father Is Her Junior In College. The Internet Is Loving Their Story A lovely post is bringing smiles to people's faces this morning. Shared by the popular Facebook page 'Humans of Bombay', it's the story of a father rediscovering his love for education - and studying......
2019-08-07, 16:39

Sergey Kovalev vs Anthony Yarde – the full story The inside account of Anthony Yarde's adventure in Russia. Steve Bunce reports from Chelyabinsk on the Briton's brave effort against Sergey Kovalev The post Sergey Kovalev vs Anthony Yarde – the full story appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-26, 23:00

What Is a Spoiler? This Story About ‘Jeopardy!’ Phenom James Holzhauer On Monday, the show’s most dominant player in years can surpass the $2.5 million Ken Jennings won during his famous streak. Read on if you want to learn what happened....
2019-06-03, 18:39

The story of The Dress: how a £40 Zara frock stole the summer This year’s unexpected viral fashion hit is suitable for all weathers and sizes, as comfortable as a nightie and currently unavoidable. But why are its fans so happy to be seen in the same outfit as someone else?The dress is very good friends with leather jackets, red lipstick, Birkenstocks, Veja tr...
2019-08-11, 21:52

Spencer Pratt Really Wants Olivia Jade to Tell ''Her Story'' on The Hills After The Hills: New Beginnings was renewed for a second season, Spencer Pratt says he knew "God's listening." So now he's saying another prayer in the hopes that his next wish......
2019-08-10, 01:39

China's success is a story of capitalism eradicating poverty China gave birth to several products that helped change the course of history, such as gunpowder, the compass, and paper money. But its greatest gift to the world has been something different: Setting an example of how capitalist economic policies can help liberate hundreds of millions of people fro...
2019-08-12, 17:13

The Black Godfather: the untold story of the man holding up Hollywood In a new Netflix documentary, the incredible tale of music executive Clarence Avant is told by people he worked with, from Barack Obama to Snoop DoggSurrounded by dark wood, seated in a cushy chair, his fingers steepled and his gray hair brushed back, sits a sagacious Clarence Avant. His demeanor is...
2019-06-12, 10:26

Tesla Careens From Growth Story to Demand Slowdown Tesla spent years and billions of dollars figuring out how to make enough Model 3 compact sedans to satisfy early customer demand. Now, the electric-vehicle maker is facing questions about how much consumer interest is still there....
2019-06-03, 16:26

Erica review – interactive story careens down a dramatic cul-de-sac PlayStation 4; Flavourworks/SonyThis experiment in storytelling has a fascinating premise – but its repetitiveness renders it a lesser BandersnatchHad Erica been released a year ago, chances are it would have made quite a splash. An interactive, full-motion video thriller where you control the decis...
2019-08-23, 10:00

'Toy Story 4' tops North American box office with $118M The animated adventure "Toy Story 4" is the No. 1 movie in North America, earning $118 million in receipts this weekend, BoxOfficeMojo.com announced Sunday....
2019-06-23, 21:52

The forgotten story of ... Ray Freeman, the ‘madman’ manager and trailblazer The British coach enjoyed such success in Norway with Brann in the 1970s that he was awarded honorary citizen statusSK Brann’s Europa League campaign ended on Thursday with a 2-1 defeat by Shamrock Rovers in Dublin, just down the road from where their very first continental adventure foundered 46 ye...
2019-07-19, 16:01

The Kennedys and a Cover-Up: The Bizarre True Story of Chappaquiddick Scandal works in mysterious ways. It can alternately make people famous forever or relegate them to the dustbin of relevance. Give them an indelible mark next to their names for posterity......
2019-07-19, 20:52

Advisory: Story about East Timor anniversary withdrawn The story headlined “Thousands celebrate East Timor’s 20th anniversary but the scars remain”, which moved on Aug 31, is withdrawn for clarity issues. There will not be a replacement story....
2019-09-02, 09:39

Joe Biden’s Corn Pop Story Is a Parable About How White People See Us The first time I visited Baltimore, I was covering the uprisings after the death of Freddie Gray. To discover more about the turmoil in the city, I met with local residents who explained their contentious relationship with police. I researched the poverty and housing crisis that enveloped the city. ...
2019-09-17, 19:00

‘Tired of Running’: A Sci-Fi Veteran Tells His Own (Earthling) Story In ‘Becoming Superman,’ J. Michael Straczynski chronicles a life that was dominated early on by dysfunction and later by success that came with its own tensions....
2019-07-20, 12:26

Disney dwarfing rivals as 'Toy Story 4' storms box office When it comes to Disney and summer box-office hits, it really is a small world after all, as the studio -- having bulked up on marquee properties -- continues to dwarf the competition....
2019-06-23, 02:00

Correction: Georgia Jailer-White Supremacy story ATLANTA (AP) — In a story June 19 about a Georgia jailer who resigned over his association with a white supremacist group, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Brandon Trent East serves in the Georgia National Guard. East is a member of the Alabama National Guard. A corrected version of th...
2019-06-21, 20:26

The untold story of the Wild West's black cowboys The image of a typical American cowboy -- a rough-hewn white guy in dirt stained blue jeans, cowboy hat and boots -- is a staple of Western movies and modern country music. But as icons go, it gives an incomplete picture....
2019-07-05, 16:52

'Toy Story' Poster Signed By Steve Jobs Auctioned For More Than $30,000 A poster for Pixar Animation Studios' 1995 film 'Toy Story' signed by late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs sold at an auction in Los Angeles for $31,250, which was $6,000 more than its starting price....
2019-08-31, 23:00

Lucidity and beyond: how Toy Story's visual effects transformed cinema Woody, Buzz and co didn’t just charm families in 1995 – they started an arms race that ushered in a new era of film-makingToy Story 4 review – new characters, same old StoryWith its fourth instalment out this week, the legacy of the Toy Story series is immense. Woody and Buzz Lightyear’s relationshi...
2019-06-19, 15:26

Toy Story 4 will be the first Pixar movie in decades without an animated short Disney’s subsidiary studios apparently have a thing for breaking from tradition these days, because just a few months after Avengers: Endgame tricked viewers into sitting through the credits just to hear Tony Stark’s ghost banging on some metal in place of a traditional stinger, Toy Story 4 is going...
2019-06-17, 05:52

Tom Hanks walks red carpet for Toy Story 4 European premiere Hollywood star Tom Hanks took to the red carpet for the European premiere of Toy Story 4, saying making the final instalment of the series transported him back in time....
2019-06-16, 19:00

How Ifrah Ahmed, the girl from Mogadishu, took her FGM story to the world As a Somali girl she underwent the horrific practice. Now a new film tells how she risked her life to end itIfrah Ahmed refuses to let the horrific female genital mutilation she suffered at the age of eight define her. “I don’t want to be a victim. I want to be a voice,” says the 32-year-old campaig...
2019-07-07, 10:39

To 2020 Democrats, abortion is a priority — but not a personal story COLUMBIA, S.C. — Although Democratic presidential candidates committed themselves to abortion rights at a Planned Parenthood forum held here Saturday, they avoided any suggestion that the issue is a personal one for them....
2019-06-23, 07:26

Brexit, 10,000 BC: The untold story of how Britain first left Europe Megafloods, broken backstops and retreating ice sheets combine in a geological epic: the dramatic story of Britain's protracted original exit from Europe...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Spike Lee's hat trick: the story of his iconic Yankees baseball cap The filmmaker explains how he changed the history of headgear with a phone callRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplementI always enjoy wearing baseball caps. I got my first when I was six or seven years old. All the kids had them. Back in the day i...
2019-09-17, 15:52

The Bitter Life Of A Shattered Jockey: A Mostly True Story The 1973 Philadelphia Sports Writers Association Awards banquet wasn’t lacking for starpower. Flyers legend Bobby Clarke, who became only the ninth player in NHL history to score 100 points with his 104-point 1972-73 campaign, was one of the honorees. So too was Penn State running back and newly-min...
2019-05-23, 17:52

From Roy Rogers to Lil Nas X: The Wild Western Story of Nudie Suits Heavily embroidered ‘Nudie’ suits, a favorite of Gene Autry and singing cowboys, have again found an audience with bold grooms and rappers like Lil Nas X and Post Malone....
2019-09-11, 01:13

Correction: Lawyer Gave Inmate Cash story BELLEVUE, Ky. (AP) — In a story June 21, The Associated Press based on reporting by The Cincinnati Enquirer erroneously reported that Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor ordered a board overseeing attorney discipline to consider a harsher punishment for a lawyer caught giving her...
2019-06-23, 00:13