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Rift between Brazil's president and his party deepens in Congress

RegionsRift between Brazil's president and his party deepens in Congress 22:00, 17 Oct. A push by Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to make his son the leader of his party in the lower house of Congress was rejected on Thursday, deepeni...

Don't postpone or move Clasico, says Barca's Valverde

SportsDon't postpone or move Clasico, says Barca's Valverde 22:00, 17 Oct. "Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde has called on Spanish football authorities not to suspend or move their Clasico meeting with Real Madrid out of res...

Who leads the fan vote for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?

EntertainmentWho leads the fan vote for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? 21:44, 17 Oct. According to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's freshly unveiled leaderboard, these artists have acquired the most fan votes.     &...

UEFA to hear racism charges against Bulgaria fans October 28

SportsUEFA to hear racism charges against Bulgaria fans October 28 21:44, 17 Oct. UEFA chief Aleksander Ceferin's promise to wage war on stadium racists will be put to the test when charges against Bulgaria fans are heard on Octobe...

How NAB is taking Australia's skills shortage into its own hands

Science and TechnologyHow NAB is taking Australia's skills shortage into its own hands 21:44, 17 Oct. The National Australia Bank is seeking 2,000 tech-focused staff and sending more than 2,000 of its existing staff through training provided by AWS to...

Crude oil prices rise early Friday amid supply concerns

BusinessCrude oil prices rise early Friday amid supply concerns 21:22, 17 Oct. Oil prices rose early Friday amid supply concerns following reports of smaller-than-expected stocks, and amid reduced expectation of interest rate hi...

New NVIDIA Shield Android TV streaming device leaks via Amazon listing

Science and TechnologyNew NVIDIA Shield Android TV streaming device leaks via Amazon listing 21:22, 17 Oct. The fact that NVIDIA is updating its Shield TV hardware has already been telegraphed via FCC filing, but a leak earlier today paints much more of a d...

GM strike pushed US factory output down 0.5% in September

BusinessGM strike pushed US factory output down 0.5% in September 21:22, 17 Oct. U.S. factory output slumped 0.5% in September, as a strike at General Motors caused a steep decline in auto production amid broader struggles for man...

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers defends James Maddison over casino trip after pulling out of England squad

SportsLeicester boss Brendan Rodgers defends James Maddison over casino trip after pulling out of England squad 21:00, 17 Oct. Brendan Rodgers has defended James Maddison after the Leicester City midfielder was pictured in a casino following his withdrawal from the England sq...

Climate Change Not On Agenda For Next G7 Summit: White House

RegionsClimate Change Not On Agenda For Next G7 Summit: White House 21:00, 17 Oct. Climate change will not be on the agenda of next year's G7 summit, to be held at US President Donald Trump's Florida golf club, the White House said ...

How to Spot a 178-Year-Old Firm's Collapse… 2 Years Ago

BusinessHow to Spot a 178-Year-Old Firm's Collapse… 2 Years Ago 21:00, 17 Oct. On Sept. 22, Britain's Thomas Cook, the world’s 2nd largest travel agency, collapsed. The 178-year-old brand blamed it on many factors: weather, terr...

Trump tries to distance himself from chaos in Syria as tensions with lawmakers in both parties escalate

PoliticsTrump tries to distance himself from chaos in Syria as tensions with lawmakers in both parties escalate 20:44, 17 Oct. Democratic leaders walked out of a White House meeting Wednesday after what they described as an insulting and “nasty diatribe” by President Trump du...

Hundreds of Kenya schools to be shut down after deadly collapse

RegionsHundreds of Kenya schools to be shut down after deadly collapse 20:44, 17 Oct. About 300 informal schools to be closed after eight children were killed when a school collapsed in Nairobi, which officials blamed on poor construct...

White House held up Ukraine aid because Trump wanted probe into DNC hacking: Mulvaney

RegionsWhite House held up Ukraine aid because Trump wanted probe into DNC hacking: Mulvaney 20:44, 17 Oct. Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney acknowledged on Thursday that the White House held up military aid to Ukraine because President Trump...

A Troubling Sign for U.S. Real Estate Market

BusinessA Troubling Sign for U.S. Real Estate Market 20:22, 17 Oct. U.S. housing prices rebounded significantly following the depths of the housing bust. However, worrisome signs are beginning to appear. Take a look a...

Lindsey Graham to President Trump: `I will hold you accountable' on Turkey's actions in Syria

RegionsLindsey Graham to President Trump: `I will hold you accountable' on Turkey's actions in Syria 20:22, 17 Oct. Graham has been one of President Trump's most vocal defenders in other controversies. But on Syria, the defense hawk has become Trump's chief antagon...

Wednesday night on TV: SA singles looking for love, an unlikely superhero, and a tragic doccie ripped from the headlines

EntertainmentWednesday night on TV: SA singles looking for love, an unlikely superhero, and a tragic doccie ripped from the headlines 20:22, 17 Oct. From a tragic real-life headline grabbing story, and South African singles looking for love, to an unconventional superhero – here are 3 shows to tun...

Keira Knightley: I'm a news junkie - but sometimes it's nice not to know

EntertainmentKeira Knightley: I'm a news junkie - but sometimes it's nice not to know 20:00, 17 Oct. Keira Knightley has admitted she is addicted to news - though a current break after welcoming her new baby is "quite nice" given the stories currentl...

11 juicy details from Elton John's new memoir

Entertainment11 juicy details from Elton John's new memoir 20:00, 17 Oct. If you saw "Rocketman," you know that Elton John overcame shyness and a nasty drug problem to become one of the biggest and most enduring pop stars i...

How listening to autistic adults helped me understand and support my son

LifestyleHow listening to autistic adults helped me understand and support my son 20:00, 17 Oct. These adults can warn parents about avoidable mistakes, and they can counter our assumptions about what it means to live a good life — even when that...

An Actual Debate Over the Internet’s Favorite Legal Shield

BusinessAn Actual Debate Over the Internet’s Favorite Legal Shield 19:44, 17 Oct. Wednesday’s congressional hearing on Section 230 may have been a bit unsettling for techies: a genuinely substantive look at the future of tech platf...

7 Best Lavalier Mics For Creating Excellent Audio And Video Content

Science and Technology7 Best Lavalier Mics For Creating Excellent Audio And Video Content 19:44, 17 Oct. If you are planning to start your own YouTube channel to uploads some videos stuff or make some tutorials? It’s a common thing when the viewers...

Drug Giants Close In on a $50 Billion Settlement of Opioid Cases

HealthDrug Giants Close In on a $50 Billion Settlement of Opioid Cases 19:44, 17 Oct. The nation’s three largest drug distributors, as well as two manufacturers, are in intense negotiations to settle thousands of cases before a trial s...

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: UNICEF child health report, Peacekeeping operations end in Haiti, Syria-Turkey latest, Haitian migrants deported from Bahamas

EnvironmentTuesday’s Daily Brief: UNICEF child health report, Peacekeeping operations end in Haiti, Syria-Turkey latest, Haitian migrants deported from Bahamas 19:22, 17 Oct. A recap of Tuesday’s stories: Millions of children undernourished and overweight says landmark report; Security Council marks transition after 15 yea...

Saudi bus crash kills 35 foreigners in holy city of Medina

RegionsSaudi bus crash kills 35 foreigners in holy city of Medina 19:22, 17 Oct. A bus crash in the Saudi city of Medina has killed 35 foreigners and wounded four others, a police spokesman cited by the state-run Saudi Press Agenc...

Ingredients for a new life: how cooking helps refugees and migrants blend in

Art and CultureIngredients for a new life: how cooking helps refugees and migrants blend in 19:22, 17 Oct. On a Friday afternoon, in a small restaurant kitchen in the New York borough of Brooklyn, head chef Alexander Harris is giving instructions to his at...

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: UNICEF child health report, Peacekeeping operations end in Haiti, Syria-Turkey latest, Haitian migrants deported from Bahamas

EnvironmentTuesday’s Daily Brief: UNICEF child health report, Peacekeeping operations end in Haiti, Syria-Turkey latest, Haitian migrants deported from Bahamas 19:00, 17 Oct. A recap of Tuesday’s stories: Millions of children undernourished and overweight says landmark report; Security Council marks transition after 15 yea...

G-7 summit to be held at Trump resort in Miami in June

RegionsG-7 summit to be held at Trump resort in Miami in June 19:00, 17 Oct. The 2020 G-7 summit of world leaders will take place at the president's golf property in Florida, the Trump National Doral Miami, White House ac...

'We've got great new deal': Boris Johnson declares Brexit agreement in place

Business'We've got great new deal': Boris Johnson declares Brexit agreement in place 19:00, 17 Oct. Boris Johnson has claimed a "great new deal" has been done with the EU on Brexit, just hours after the DUP appeared to scupper his chances of getting...

This art installation brings Swiss mountains to Miami

LifestyleThis art installation brings Swiss mountains to Miami 18:44, 17 Oct. As an Art Basel associate partner since 2013, Audemars Piguet has devoted years to supporting the arts around the globe. For this year’s Art Basel ev...

Chrome rolls out new protections preventing password and data theft

Science and TechnologyChrome rolls out new protections preventing password and data theft 18:44, 17 Oct. Enlarge (credit: Google) Google is temporarily increasing the rewards it pays for hacks that exploit holes in a beefed-up security protection that de...

Plane carrying UK's William and Kate aborts Pakistan landing twice, couple 'fine'

EntertainmentPlane carrying UK's William and Kate aborts Pakistan landing twice, couple 'fine' 18:44, 17 Oct. Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate told reporters on board their flight on Thursday that they were fine, after the plane was forced to abort ...

Libor transition: Surge pricing

BusinessLibor transition: Surge pricing 18:22, 17 Oct. It was just what the regulators didn’t want: another surge in Sofr just as the timetable for transition away from US dollar Libor enters its critical...

Chrome for Android update protects against Spectre-like chip hacks

Science and TechnologyChrome for Android update protects against Spectre-like chip hacks 18:22, 17 Oct. Last year, Chrome 67 for desktop introduced Site Isolation to protect users from Spectre-style security threats by making it harder for attackers to ...

36 Hours in Yokohama

Travel36 Hours in Yokohama 18:22, 17 Oct. Rugby and Olympics fans have a good reason to visit the second-largest city in Japan, as do those in search of gardens, temples and the largest China...

Legendary editor Tina Brown on working with Harvey Weinstein, handling failure, and dealing with the 'boy's club'

BusinessLegendary editor Tina Brown on working with Harvey Weinstein, handling failure, and dealing with the 'boy's club' 18:00, 17 Oct. Girlboss Radio is a podcast hosted by Sophia Amoruso and Girlboss COO and editor-in-chief Neha Gandhi. In a candid conversation, excerpted here with ...

Facebook's 20% Stock Implosion Signaled By Insider Selling, But Is It A Buy Now?

BusinessFacebook's 20% Stock Implosion Signaled By Insider Selling, But Is It A Buy Now? 18:00, 17 Oct. After Facebook’s stock sank 20% after an earnings miss this past week that caused tremors on Wall Street, does the collapse - for the biggest one-day...

Mercedes-Benz Introduces G Manufaktur Programme In India With Over 1 Million Customisation Options

Auto, MotoMercedes-Benz Introduces G Manufaktur Programme In India With Over 1 Million Customisation Options 18:00, 17 Oct. The Mercedes-Benz G 350d was finally launched in India this week with a starting price of Rs. 1.5 crore (ex-showroom, India). While the G-Class has b...

Mosquito-borne EEE kills another Massachusetts resident; man remembered for 'huge giving heart'

HealthMosquito-borne EEE kills another Massachusetts resident; man remembered for 'huge giving heart' 17:44, 17 Oct. A 58-year-old Massachusetts man has died from the rare but serious mosquito-borne Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) virus, according to his obituary....

36 Hours in Yokohama

Travel36 Hours in Yokohama 17:44, 17 Oct. Rugby and Olympics fans have a good reason to visit the second-largest city in Japan, as do those in search of gardens, temples and the largest China...

How to configure iPadOS Siri and search to best meet your needs

Science and TechnologyHow to configure iPadOS Siri and search to best meet your needs 17:44, 17 Oct. iPadOS includes Siri and search settings that can make life easier. Here's how to tweak an iPad's Siri and search features to access information as e...

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov calls for country's football chief to resign after racist abuse

SportsBulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov calls for country's football chief to resign after racist abuse 17:22, 17 Oct. Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov has called for the resignation of the president of the country's football association after England players w...

These Are the Most Popular Netflix Shows and Movies—According to Netflix

EntertainmentThese Are the Most Popular Netflix Shows and Movies—According to Netflix 17:22, 17 Oct. Netflix has earned a reputation for a couple of things: first, releasing a seemingly endless scroll of series and movies, and second, rarely sharing ...

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: UNICEF child health report, Peacekeeping operations end in Haiti, Syria-Turkey latest, Haitian migrants deported from Bahamas

EnvironmentTuesday’s Daily Brief: UNICEF child health report, Peacekeeping operations end in Haiti, Syria-Turkey latest, Haitian migrants deported from Bahamas 17:22, 17 Oct. A recap of Tuesday’s stories: Millions of children undernourished and overweight says landmark report; Security Council marks transition after 15 yea...

Teva's UK arm recalls some batches of Ranitidine - Medicines watchdog

BusinessTeva's UK arm recalls some batches of Ranitidine - Medicines watchdog 17:00, 17 Oct. Teva Pharmaceutical's UK unit has recalled some batches of heartburn medicine Ranitidine, Britain's medicines watchdog said on Thursday, making it th...

How to Spot a 178-Year-Old Firm's Collapse… 2 Years Ago

BusinessHow to Spot a 178-Year-Old Firm's Collapse… 2 Years Ago 17:00, 17 Oct. On Sept. 22, Britain's Thomas Cook, the world’s 2nd largest travel agency, collapsed. The 178-year-old brand blamed it on many factors: weather, terr...

A look back at Elijah Cummings' legacy – a black political trailblazer who took on Trump

PoliticsA look back at Elijah Cummings' legacy – a black political trailblazer who took on Trump 17:00, 17 Oct. Elijah Cummings was also seen as an advocate for cutting prescription drug prices, fighting addiction, strengthening gun control and reforming the cr...

5 Best iPhone X Gadgets 2018

Science and Technology5 Best iPhone X Gadgets 2018 16:44, 17 Oct. 1: Dbrand grip Price: $40 Product description › Revolutionary grip. › World-class D3O® shock-absorbing technology. › An industry-first carbon composi...

Racer pulls rival's brake at 130 mph

SportsRacer pulls rival's brake at 130 mph 16:44, 17 Oct. Moto2 rider Romano Fenati has been dropped from the Marinelli Snipers Team after the dangerous incident where he pulled a rival's brake lever mid-rac...

Suzanne Somers catches 'birthday suit' nude pic backlash: 'Why would she do that?'

EntertainmentSuzanne Somers catches 'birthday suit' nude pic backlash: 'Why would she do that?' 16:44, 17 Oct. Social media users have strong opinions on former “Three’s Company” actress Suzanne Somers’ recent post celebrating her 73rd birthday in nothing but ...

Deal Struck in Ecuador to Cancel Austerity Package and End Protests

RegionsDeal Struck in Ecuador to Cancel Austerity Package and End Protests 16:22, 17 Oct. Under the agreement, the president pledged to withdraw from an I.M.F.-backed program that raised fuel prices, and Indigenous leaders agreed to call o...

‘Oleksandr Gvozdyk is a champion because, when the moment came, he behaved like a champion’

Sports‘Oleksandr Gvozdyk is a champion because, when the moment came, he behaved like a champion’ 16:22, 17 Oct. Oleksandr Gvozdyk and Artur Beterbiev fought once as amateurs. Now they meet in a light-heavyweight world title unification The post ‘Oleksandr...

Technology’s future isn’t gleaming, it’s dirty and biological

Science and TechnologyTechnology’s future isn’t gleaming, it’s dirty and biological 16:22, 17 Oct. We’ve always thought of tech as conquering nature, but the climate crisis is changing everything – not least what future advances will look like, arg...

5 Best iPhone X Gadgets 2018

Science and Technology5 Best iPhone X Gadgets 2018 16:00, 17 Oct. 1: Dbrand grip Price: $40 Product description › Revolutionary grip. › World-class D3O® shock-absorbing technology. › An industry-first carbon composi...

Hospice care needs some help from Congress

HealthHospice care needs some help from Congress 16:00, 17 Oct. It was me and my sister in a room watching our brother hooked up to an oxygen machine and laboring to breathe. The machine buzzed. I went into the ha...

Hong Kong Is the Latest Tripwire for Tech Firms in China

Art and CultureHong Kong Is the Latest Tripwire for Tech Firms in China 16:00, 17 Oct. Blizzard, Apple, and Google remove signs of support for pro-democracy protesters, in apparent concessions to the politics underlying the Chinese mark...

Stocks hit record again. Is Trump the reason?

BusinessStocks hit record again. Is Trump the reason? 15:44, 17 Oct. The market is at all-time highs and many say Trump is the reason. But stocks were rallying when investors thought Hillary Clinton would win. Janet Ye...

Hubble spies ‘alien’ comet for the first time

Science and TechnologyHubble spies ‘alien’ comet for the first time 15:44, 17 Oct. It’s now been over a month since an amateur astronomer spotted what is now believed to be the second interstellar object ever observed by manki...

‘Oleksandr Gvozdyk is a champion because, when the moment came, he behaved like a champion’

Sports‘Oleksandr Gvozdyk is a champion because, when the moment came, he behaved like a champion’ 15:44, 17 Oct. Oleksandr Gvozdyk and Artur Beterbiev fought once as amateurs. Now they meet in a light-heavyweight world title unification The post ‘Oleksandr...

Opinion: Rafael Nadal humble matador once more, finds way to win when all is going wrong

SportsOpinion: Rafael Nadal humble matador once more, finds way to win when all is going wrong 15:22, 17 Oct. This US Open men's final reminds us how special Rafael Nadal is - from the way he plays and comports himself, match after match, year after year. ...

Elijah E. Cummings, Powerful Democrat Who Investigated Trump, Dies at 68

PoliticsElijah E. Cummings, Powerful Democrat Who Investigated Trump, Dies at 68 15:22, 17 Oct. A son of sharecroppers, he fought tirelessly for his hometown, Baltimore, and became a key figure in the impeachment investigation of President Trump...

Google Home: Cheat sheet

Science and TechnologyGoogle Home: Cheat sheet 15:22, 17 Oct. If you are trying to decide which smart home hub to buy, read our comprehensive guide about Google Home to learn about one of the biggest names in th...

Great white tagging program off N.S. stirs debate over treatment of sharks

Science and TechnologyGreat white tagging program off N.S. stirs debate over treatment of sharks 15:00, 17 Oct. The efforts of enthusiastic scientists off the coast of Nova Scotia are raising ethical questions over methods used to attract and study great white ...

La Liga hoping to switch Clasico venue to Bernabeu to avoid Catalan tensions

SportsLa Liga hoping to switch Clasico venue to Bernabeu to avoid Catalan tensions 15:00, 17 Oct. "La Liga has confirmed that it hopes to switch the venue for the upcoming Barcelona - Real Madrid clash to the Santiago Bernabeu due to rising Catala...

In the age of fake news and manipulation, you are the new battlefield

Science and TechnologyIn the age of fake news and manipulation, you are the new battlefield 15:00, 17 Oct. With states, political parties and individuals jockeying for ever-greater influence online, you and your clicks are now the front line in the informa...

G.M. Strike’s Economic Toll Is Showing: ‘I Might Lose the Business’

Auto, MotoG.M. Strike’s Economic Toll Is Showing: ‘I Might Lose the Business’ 14:44, 17 Oct. Much of the pain from the strike, now in its fourth week, is concentrated in the northern Midwest, which was already contending with a manufacturing ...

Capital spending outlook another worry ahead of earnings

BusinessCapital spending outlook another worry ahead of earnings 14:44, 17 Oct. Investors are preparing for more cautious capital investment outlooks from U.S. companies as worries mount heading into earnings season about the pos...

Archaeologists are racing to find a lost city before it's ransacked

Science and TechnologyArchaeologists are racing to find a lost city before it's ransacked 14:44, 17 Oct. Ancient tablets from the lost city of Iri-Sagrig are being recovered from smugglers. Now archaeologists are racing to trace it before it's completely...

Shares of The Green Organic Dutchman plunge after raising financing concerns

BusinessShares of The Green Organic Dutchman plunge after raising financing concerns 14:22, 17 Oct. The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings saw its shares plunge this week after it said it was reviewing financing alternatives in order to complete constr...

Get to know futuristic designer Daniel Arsham

LifestyleGet to know futuristic designer Daniel Arsham 14:22, 17 Oct. He is the artist beloved by A-listers from Jay-Z to Kim Jones. Joanna Taylor meets Daniel Arsham as he brings his futuristic archaeological visions t...

The future of retail: This furniture store wants you to browse sofas and beds in augmented reality

Science and TechnologyThe future of retail: This furniture store wants you to browse sofas and beds in augmented reality 14:22, 17 Oct. Shoppers can now digitally browse catalogue, by superimposing holograms of furniture onto 3D versions of their living room, using a HoloLens 2 headse...

NASA Announces Changes to Spacewalk Schedule, First All-Female Spacewalk

Art and CultureNASA Announces Changes to Spacewalk Schedule, First All-Female Spacewalk 14:00, 17 Oct. NASA is hosting a media teleconference at 4:30 p.m. EDT today to discuss this week’s first all-female spacewalk at the International Space Station. A...

Violence has to 'stop right now,' Catalonia's president pleads as protests continue

RegionsViolence has to 'stop right now,' Catalonia's president pleads as protests continue 14:00, 17 Oct. Violent protests and vandalism have continued in Catalonia for the third night in a row as public anger continues over the sentencing of separatist l...

Global Markets Edge Higher After Brexit Deal Is Struck

BusinessGlobal Markets Edge Higher After Brexit Deal Is Struck 14:00, 17 Oct. Global stocks rose after the European Union and U.K. reached a preliminary Brexit deal, a first step toward clearing a major source of uncertainty th...

Bank Employee Unions Call Strike To Protest Against Mergers: 10 Facts

BusinessBank Employee Unions Call Strike To Protest Against Mergers: 10 Facts 13:44, 17 Oct. Two trade unions of bank employees have proposed an all-India strike on October 22 to protest against the announced consolidation of 10 state-run len...

Florida boy, 5, battling aggressive brain cancer gets to patrol with Coast Guard, police

HealthFlorida boy, 5, battling aggressive brain cancer gets to patrol with Coast Guard, police 13:44, 17 Oct. A 5-year-old Florida boy who is battling aggressive brain cancer got to live his dream last week when the Coast Guard, U.S. Customs and Border Protec...

Mickelson feels the heat as Thomas wins BMW

SportsMickelson feels the heat as Thomas wins BMW 13:44, 17 Oct. Golf great Phil Mickelson has been finding it a struggle on the course in recent weeks so could have done without a freak occurrence which left his p...

5 mistakes that shorten the life of your gadgets

Science and Technology5 mistakes that shorten the life of your gadgets 13:22, 17 Oct. There are several common mistakes people make that shorten the lifespan of their devices, like overcharging, charging too much or not cleaning them. ...

7 Best Lavalier Mics For Creating Excellent Audio And Video Content

Science and Technology7 Best Lavalier Mics For Creating Excellent Audio And Video Content 13:22, 17 Oct. If you are planning to start your own YouTube channel to uploads some videos stuff or make some tutorials? It’s a common thing when the viewers...

Man Feared to Be Serial Killer Says He Was Doing God's Work in Allegedly Slaying 3 Strangers

RegionsMan Feared to Be Serial Killer Says He Was Doing God's Work in Allegedly Slaying 3 Strangers 13:22, 17 Oct. Stanley Mossburg, 35, said as he was being transported from the Polk County Sheriff's Office to be booked for murder Tuesday that he was “a prophet, ...

Radical Survival Strategies for Struggling Colleges

Art and CultureRadical Survival Strategies for Struggling Colleges 13:00, 17 Oct. Mergers, acquisitions, shorter degree programs and major shifts in course offerings are just some of the tactics being employed to lure more students...

Tarzan actor's wife stabbed to death before police shoot couple's son

RegionsTarzan actor's wife stabbed to death before police shoot couple's son 13:00, 17 Oct. The wife of Tarzan actor Ron Ely has been stabbed to death in their California home - before police shot dead the couple's son who was suspected of c...

CMT Artists of the Year: Thomas Rhett leads prayer for Kane Brown, other memorable moments

EntertainmentCMT Artists of the Year: Thomas Rhett leads prayer for Kane Brown, other memorable moments 13:00, 17 Oct. CMT Artists of the Year emotionally honored country music's best and brightest in Nashville on Wednesday.        ...

GM and auto workers union announce deal following 5-week strike

BusinessGM and auto workers union announce deal following 5-week strike 12:44, 17 Oct. General Motors Co. and the United Auto Workers announced they had reached a deal Wednesday to end their five-week strike. The walkout was the longest...

Any Interest In Watching This LeBron James No-Look Pass On Loop Every Second Of Every Day Until You Die?

SportsAny Interest In Watching This LeBron James No-Look Pass On Loop Every Second Of Every Day Until You Die? 12:44, 17 Oct. This year’s Golden State Warriors roster is fairly unrecognizable. That is true in the sense that the team is different from last year’s, but mostly ...

Daily on Energy: ‘An abdication of their responsibility’: Climate hawks grouse about debate moderation

EnvironmentDaily on Energy: ‘An abdication of their responsibility’: Climate hawks grouse about debate moderation 12:44, 17 Oct. Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...

The Real Story Behind 'Wrinkles the Clown' Is Weirder Than You Think

EntertainmentThe Real Story Behind 'Wrinkles the Clown' Is Weirder Than You Think 12:22, 17 Oct. A new documentary tells the story of Wrinkles the Clown, who first went viral after video showed him crawling out from underneath a little girl's bed...

Elder Fight Club: Staffers at Assisted-Living Facility Are Accused of Pitting Dementia Patients Against One Another

EnvironmentElder Fight Club: Staffers at Assisted-Living Facility Are Accused of Pitting Dementia Patients Against One Another 12:22, 17 Oct. Three women who worked at a North Carolina elder-care facility have been arrested on charges they baited elderly dementia patients into fighting one ...

UC Berkeley Was About to Launch a Satellite. Then PG&E Said It Was Cutting Power

Science and TechnologyUC Berkeley Was About to Launch a Satellite. Then PG&E Said It Was Cutting Power 12:22, 17 Oct. To lower the risk of fire during a wind event, the utility cut power across Northern California. Here’s how scientists launched a satellite at the sa...

Deal Struck in Ecuador to Cancel Austerity Package and End Protests

RegionsDeal Struck in Ecuador to Cancel Austerity Package and End Protests 12:00, 17 Oct. Under the agreement, the president pledged to withdraw from an I.M.F.-backed program that raised fuel prices, and Indigenous leaders agreed to call o...

Perry pressed Ukraine on corruption, energy company changes

EnvironmentPerry pressed Ukraine on corruption, energy company changes 12:00, 17 Oct. The energy secretary's role in pushing the president's message in Kiev was more extensive than publicly known, people familiar with Perry's activitie...

What Are We Supposed to Think About Shrimp?

LifestyleWhat Are We Supposed to Think About Shrimp? 12:00, 17 Oct. Americans eat more shrimp than ever before. But a cloud hangs over much of the global industry that produces it, with questions about labor practices...

'The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck' and 5 other self-help books to help us get over ourselves

Art and Culture'The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck' and 5 other self-help books to help us get over ourselves 11:44, 17 Oct. Mark Manson reflects on the success of "The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck." Plus see our picks for other self-help books that tell it like it is. &...

Netflix Heads Into Showdown With Slowing Subscriber Growth

BusinessNetflix Heads Into Showdown With Slowing Subscriber Growth 11:44, 17 Oct. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix’s subscriber growth is bogging down even before the leading video streaming service confronts high-powered t...

A Bride Meets the Girl Whose Life She Saved

LifestyleA Bride Meets the Girl Whose Life She Saved 11:44, 17 Oct. Sarah Aiken and Kinley Strohl, a young girl who needed Ms. Aiken’s bone marrow, had never met in person. A wedding quickly became an even bigger cele...

VTB bets big on digital

BusinessVTB bets big on digital 11:22, 17 Oct. VTB has long lagged state-owned rival Sberbank in terms of profitability, but with sanctions limiting access to capital the pressure is on to close t...

Five dead, dozens injured after strong earthquake rocks Philippines

RegionsFive dead, dozens injured after strong earthquake rocks Philippines 11:22, 17 Oct. The death toll climbed to five Thursday after a strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake rocked southern Philippines, damaging buildings and threatening lands...

In Letters to the World, a New Wave of Memoirs Draws on the Intimate

Art and CultureIn Letters to the World, a New Wave of Memoirs Draws on the Intimate 11:22, 17 Oct. From Ta-Nehisi Coates to Terese Marie Mailhot to Imani Perry, writers are letting their audiences eavesdrop on private conversations. Parul Sehgal as...

Meatball President Criticizes NBA Coaches For Weak Statements On China, Instead Of Answering Direct Question About China

EnvironmentMeatball President Criticizes NBA Coaches For Weak Statements On China, Instead Of Answering Direct Question About China 11:00, 17 Oct. President Trump was asked a direct question Wednesday about the ongoing and escalating conflict between the NBA and the Chinese government, which sta...

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Soaring obesity rates, sustainable development funding alliance, new UN office to support Haiti

HealthWednesday’s Daily Brief: Soaring obesity rates, sustainable development funding alliance, new UN office to support Haiti 11:00, 17 Oct. A recap of Wednesday’s main stories: Poor global diets triggering obesity; cancer incidents expected to rise indicates new 'atlas'; CEOs join UN to t...

Crude oil prices rise early Friday amid supply concerns

BusinessCrude oil prices rise early Friday amid supply concerns 11:00, 17 Oct. Oil prices rose early Friday amid supply concerns following reports of smaller-than-expected stocks, and amid reduced expectation of interest rate hi...

The FCC has finally voted to allow T-Mobile and Sprint to merge

BusinessThe FCC has finally voted to allow T-Mobile and Sprint to merge 10:44, 17 Oct. T-Mobile and Sprint just got one step closer to merging, after the Federal Communications Commission voted to approve the deal on a party-line vote, ...

Toyota unveils vision for electrified compact (very compact) personal mobility

Auto, MotoToyota unveils vision for electrified compact (very compact) personal mobility 10:44, 17 Oct. The minicar, which Toyota calls a production-ready ultracompact BEV, is designed for short daily trips by drivers such as the elderly, drivers who ar...

Trump impeachment moves forward as Senate talks trial, former Pompeo aide testifies

PoliticsTrump impeachment moves forward as Senate talks trial, former Pompeo aide testifies 10:44, 17 Oct. Michael McKinley, a career foreign service officer and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's de facto chief of staff, told investigators behind closed doo...

Tanev lifts Penguins over Avalanche 3-2

SportsTanev lifts Penguins over Avalanche 3-2 10:22, 17 Oct. Brandon Tanev scored a short-handed goal in overtime, and the Pittsburgh Penguins handed the Colorado Avalanche their first loss of the season with a...

Fed Votes to Lighten Regulations for All but the Largest Banks

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'Panama Papers' law firm sues Netflix over film based on scandal

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Perry pressed Ukraine on corruption, energy company changes

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Boston pension votes to fire money manager Fisher, withdrawals surge toward $1 billion

BusinessBoston pension votes to fire money manager Fisher, withdrawals surge toward $1 billion 10:00, 17 Oct. The City of Boston's retirement board on Wednesday voted unanimously to end its relationship with money manager Kenneth Fisher, whose firm has lost a...

Virgin Galactic and Under Armour show off new spacesuits for crew, commercial passengers

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Wednesday night on TV: SA singles looking for love, an unlikely superhero, and a tragic doccie ripped from the headlines

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Turn Your Switch Into An Even Better Gaming Handheld With These Accessories

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Jason Momoa recalls his race to airport after almost sleeping through his daughter's birth

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Rural women a ‘powerful force’ for global climate action: UN Secretary-General

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Australia bars entry to Vietnamese woman for failing to declare raw pork

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'Spineless' Jonathan Rea 'let us down' - Laverty

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Dozen Economies Failing In Fiscal Stimulus, Says Report. Where India Stands

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‘Digital welfare state’: big tech allowed to target and surveil the poor, UN is warned

Business‘Digital welfare state’: big tech allowed to target and surveil the poor, UN is warned 09:00, 17 Oct. UN’s rapporteur on extreme poverty says in devastating account big tech companies are being allowed to go unregulated in ‘human right free-zones’ and...

Jimmy Kimmel on Democratic debate: candidates 'angrily agree with each other for hours'

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NASA Announces Changes to Spacewalk Schedule, First All-Female Spacewalk

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Tarzan actor's wife stabbed to death before police shoot couple's son

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Ingredients for a new life: how cooking helps refugees and migrants blend in

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The nation’s cartoonists on the week in politics

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Court Blocks Trump’s Plan to Ease Bird Protections on Oil Lands

BusinessCourt Blocks Trump’s Plan to Ease Bird Protections on Oil Lands 08:22, 17 Oct. A federal judge has blocked the Trump administration's plans to ease protections on an iconic western bird's habitat -- and open it to oil and gas ex...

'Dyson’s electric car woes show that going it alone is tough'

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Turkey Rejects U.S. Call for Immediate Cease-Fire in Syria

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Florida boy, 5, battling aggressive brain cancer gets to patrol with Coast Guard, police

HealthFlorida boy, 5, battling aggressive brain cancer gets to patrol with Coast Guard, police 08:00, 17 Oct. A 5-year-old Florida boy who is battling aggressive brain cancer got to live his dream last week when the Coast Guard, U.S. Customs and Border Protec...

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: Soaring obesity rates, sustainable development funding alliance, new UN office to support Haiti

HealthWednesday’s Daily Brief: Soaring obesity rates, sustainable development funding alliance, new UN office to support Haiti 08:00, 17 Oct. A recap of Wednesday’s main stories: Poor global diets triggering obesity; cancer incidents expected to rise indicates new 'atlas'; CEOs join UN to t...

For Yankees, Rainout Complicates the A.L.C.S. Pitching Plan

SportsFor Yankees, Rainout Complicates the A.L.C.S. Pitching Plan 07:44, 17 Oct. With Wednesday’s Game 4 postponed a day, the Yankees and Astros could end up playing on four straight days — a stretch that could test the Yankees’ r...

Day, 27, dies of brain injuries from Sat. knockout

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Premier League assured there are no current plans to reduce automatic Champions League spots

SportsPremier League assured there are no current plans to reduce automatic Champions League spots 07:44, 17 Oct. The Premier League has received assurances that there are no current proposals to cut the number of Champions League group stage places for English c...

Vagabon Found Her Voice in Indie Rock. Then Found a New One.

EntertainmentVagabon Found Her Voice in Indie Rock. Then Found a New One. 07:22, 17 Oct. On her second album, “Vagabon,” Laetitia Tamko shifts away from the style that brought her an international audience with “Infinite Worlds” two years...

‘We Looked to Escape Death’: Violence Uproots Nearly 500,000 in Burkina Faso

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London Jewelers on the top watch trends of 2019

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Opinion: can Volvo succeed where governments have failed?

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O'Sullivan staves off English Open shock against Yuan

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Meatball President Criticizes NBA Coaches For Weak Statements On China, Instead Of Answering Direct Question About China

EnvironmentMeatball President Criticizes NBA Coaches For Weak Statements On China, Instead Of Answering Direct Question About China 07:00, 17 Oct. President Trump was asked a direct question Wednesday about the ongoing and escalating conflict between the NBA and the Chinese government, which sta...

Scientists discover fractal patterns in a quantum material

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Libor transition: Surge pricing

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TravelFrom bagels to baguettes, these are 50 of the world's best breads 06:44, 17 Oct. What is bread? You likely don't have to think for long, and whether you're hungry for a slice of sourdough or craving some tortillas, what you imagin...