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SNL adds first Asian cast member while another is under fire over anti-Asian slur

Casting is significant for Saturday Night Live, which has been criticized in the past for its historical lack of diversitySaturday Night Live has added its first Asian cast member, and in the interest of balance, also ad...

SNL adds first Asian cast member while another is under fire over anti-Asian slur

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SNL adds first Asian cast member. But another is under fire over anti-Asian slur Casting is significant for Saturday Night Live, which has been criticized in the past for its historical lack of diversitySaturday Night Live has added its first Asian cast member, and in the interest of balance, also added its first openly anti-Asia...
05:56 2019-09-13

'SNL' adds first Asian cast member, 2 more for Season 45 'Saturday Night Live' announced three new cast members for Season 45 including its first Asian cast member, Bowen Yang, plus Chloe Fineman and Shane Gillis. "SNL" returns Saturday, Sept. 28....
22:14 2019-09-12

New 'SNL' member Shane Gillis apologizes for using anti-Asian slur in resurfaced video In a clip from a 2018 episode of his "Matt and Shane's Secret Podcast," Shane Gillis made derogatory remarks about Asians. He issued an apology.        ...
12:28 2019-09-13

Andrew Yang responds to new 'SNL' member Shane Gillis' anti-Asian slur video Andrew Yang is responding to Shane Gillis, one of the new members of "Saturday Night Live," after a 2018 video resurfaced of him using a racial slur.        ...
20:56 2019-09-14

Andrew Yang: SNL should not fire cast member Shane Gillis over racist remarks New SNL hire called 2020 candidate ‘a Jew chink’ on podcastComedian: ‘My intention is never to hurt anyone’Andrew Yang would be “happy to sit down and talk” with Shane Gillis, a comedian who called the Democratic presidential contender “a Jew chink” ...
23:56 2019-09-14

It took pretty much zero time for one of SNL's new cast members to get caught using a racial slur God damn that was fast: Just hours after Saturday Night Live announced that it was adding three new cast members to its upcoming 45th season, one of them—stand-up comic Shane Gillis—has already had a video of himself using a racial slur on a podcast ...
02:56 2019-09-13

Andrew Yang responds to backlash over forgiving new 'SNL' member Shane Gillis for racial slur Andrew Yang responded to backlash against his call to forgive Shane Gillis, a new "Saturday Night Live" player under fire for using a racial slur.        ...
05:28 2019-09-17

Andrew Yang responds to backlash over forgiving new 'SNL' member Shane Gillis for racial slur Andrew Yang responded to backlash against his call to forgive Shane Gillis, a new "Saturday Night Live" player under fire for using a racial slur.        ...
09:28 2019-09-16

The 100 Says Goodbye to Original Cast Member Henry Ian Cusick It's the end of an era for Henry Ian Cusick and The 100. The Lost and Scandal veteran marked his last episode of The CW sci-fi drama with a tweet. "All things end and that's......
00:14 2019-07-11

Amazon's Lord of the Rings Series Has Its First Cast Member We still know very little about Amazon’s Lord of the Rings series. It will take place sometime prior to J.R.R. Tolkien’s Fellowship of the Ring, director J.A. Bayona (Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom) and consultant Bryan Cogman (Game of Thrones) are i...
05:14 2019-07-23

Amazon’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ reportedly has its first cast member Amazon may have picked the first cast member for its upcoming Lord of the Rings TV series. Sources told several media outlets today that Australian actress Markella Kavenagh will be a series regular in the streaming giant's high-budget rendition...
06:42 2019-07-23

'The Stand' adds Whoopi Goldberg, more to cast CBS All Access announced additional cast members for its adaptation of Stephen King's "The Stand." Whoopi Goldberg, Jovan Adepo, Daniel Sunjata and more join the cast....
23:00 2019-09-11

What to Know About the Controversy Surrounding New Saturday Night Live Cast Member Shane Gillis On Thursday morning, Saturday Night Live announced that three new cast members would be joining the show for its 45th season, premiering later this month. The long-running variety show was lauded for hiring Bowen Yang, the show’s first ever Chi...
23:28 2019-09-13

Comedy heavyweights rail against 'cancel culture' in wake of 'SNL' cast member's abrupt firing Shane Gillis lost his chance “Saturday Night Live” gig over controversial comments he made in the past but fellow comedians are coming to his defense as the industry comes under assault....
18:56 2019-09-18

Andrew Yang: New 'SNL' cast member Shane Gillis shouldn't lose job over racist remarks Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang said Saturday that he does not believe that controversial new "Saturday Night Live" cast member Shane Gillis should lose his job over his use of an anti-Chinese slur, adding that he was "happy to sit down...
02:56 2019-09-15

Saturday Night Live Confirms Three New Cast Members, Including First Asian American Comedian (LOS ANGELES) — “Saturday Night Live” is adding three new cast members for its upcoming 45th season, including the show’s only Asian American performer. Bowen Yang, who joined NBC’s “SNL” last season as a sta...
03:42 2019-09-13

Joss Whedon's HBO series adds more cast, reveals more details about its weirdness If it seems like only a couple of weeks ago that we were amusing ourselves by saying out loud the names of the new characters who would be populating the universe of Joss Whedon’s new Victorian sci-fi series The Nevers, that’s because it was. Actors ...
14:42 2019-08-16

Andrew Yang set to meet with 'Saturday Night Live' cast member fired for previous racial remarks Tech entrepreneur and 2020 presidential candidate Andrew Yang revealed on Monday that he will be sitting down with comedian Shane Gillis, who was fired from "Saturday Night Live" Monday just days after he had been hired as a new cast member. ...
10:00 2019-09-17

Amazon Prime Video Renews The Boys for Season 2, Adds Aya Cash to Cast A week prior to its premiere, The Boys has been renewed for season 2, Amazon Prime Video announced at San Diego Comic-Con 2019. Aya Cash will join The Boys season 2 cast as Stormfront....
02:14 2019-07-20

A crew member who survived California dive boat fire claims the staff were not properly trained A crew member who survived the deadly Conception diving boat fire off the coast of California is suing the vessel's owners, saying the staff had not been properly trained....
21:14 2019-09-20

Crew member who survived California dive boat fire files lawsuit against owner: report A crew member who was on the dive boat that caught fire off the Southern California coast earlier this month reportedly sued the boat’s owner and the dive charter company, claiming the boat was not properly maintained and employees lacked proper trai...
13:00 2019-09-19

GLOBAL LNG-Asian prices slip as cargoes flood; North Asian demand slows Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas (LNG) slipped this week on the back of a surplus of cargoes globally while imports from North Asia appeared to be slowing down this month, industry sources said....
08:14 2019-06-21

How ‘bridezilla’ became this summer’s biggest sexist slur They tell bridesmaids to lose weight, force fiances into second jobs – and one reportedly asked a friend to have an abortion. Bridezilla stories are tabloid catnip, but what do they tell us?It is wedding season, and as surely as an Ed Sheeran-soundtr...
14:14 2019-08-16

Ex-deputy: Supervisor used racial slur, pointed gun at him CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A biracial former North Carolina sheriff’s deputy says in a lawsuit that his supervising officer addressed him with a racial slur multiple times, called him “monkey boy” and pointed a gun at his head at least ...
02:28 2019-06-20

SNL Cans (Not-So) Funnyman Shane Gillis Over Racial Slur, and He’s Like, ‘Whatever, I Liked Mad TV’ A moment when fans should have been focused on celebrating the fact that Saturday Night Live had (finally!) promoted an Asian American, Bowen Yang, to join its cast of characters on the long-running NBC sketch comedy, was rudely interrupted by the ra...
20:28 2019-09-17

SNL Cans (Not-So) Funnyman Shane Gillis Over Racial Slur, and He’s Like, ‘Whatever, I Liked Mad TV ’ A moment when fans should have been focused on celebrating the fact that Saturday Night Live had (finally!) promoted an Asian American, Bowen Yang, to join its cast of characters on the long-running NBC sketch comedy, was rudely interrupted by the ra...
05:00 2019-09-17

| Etzebeth denies assault, racist slur in Langebaan Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth has vehemently denied social media suggestions that he was involved in an unsavoury incident in Langebaan over the weekend....
01:00 2019-08-26

The viral selfie app ImageNet Roulette seemed fun – until it called me a racist slur During a strange week for Asian Americans, the app – which is part of an art project – achieved its aim by underscoring exactly what’s wrong with artificial intelligence How are you supposed to react when a robot calls you a “gook”?At first glance, I...
08:28 2019-09-18

Gay couple assaulted, robbed by people using homophobic slur: Police WASHINGTON — A Washington, D.C., man says he and his boyfriend were attacked by a group of more than 10 people, some of whom used homophobic slurs. Karl Craven tells The Washington Post and he and Braden Brecht had just left a city bar Sunday morning...
15:00 2019-06-20

Few Talked About Race at This School. Then a Student Posted a Racist Slur. When white students at a Minnesota school posted a slur to Snapchat, black classmates demanded action. Their efforts led to uncomfortable conversations about race....
09:56 2019-06-07

African American duo launch 'Go back to Africa' campaign to take hatred out of slur African American duo Eric Martin and Kent Johnson have launched an online campaign to reclaim the phrase "Go back to Africa," using it to highlight the beauty of the continent...
07:14 2019-07-18

Racists Ruin a Perfectly Good 'For Sale' Sign With Racial Slur All a Jefferson County, Ala., couple was trying to do was sell a damn house, but in what’s become an everyday occurrence in Trump’s America, racism wouldn’t let them be great....
22:28 2019-07-18

Court battle between Adani and traditional owners hears 'slur' allegation Some Wangan and Jagalingou people oppose an agreement to extinguish native title over the Carmichael coalmine areaThe federal court has heard allegations of “slurs” and “surreptitious” tactics in the latest instalment of a legal battle by a small gro...
11:56 2019-05-27

Brazilian fans chant homophobic slur at Copa America opener SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian fans have sung homophobic chants during Copa America’s opening match at the Morumbi stadium. Bolivian goalkeeper Carlos Lampe heard the slurs several times Friday, chanted by thousands of Brazil fans behind his goal i...
10:14 2019-06-15

Real Salt Lake fires coach after he used homophobic slur toward referees Real Salt Lake on Sunday fired head coach Mike Petke two weeks after he used a homophobic slur in Spanish at Spanish referees during a Leagues Cup game against Tigres UANL....
02:56 2019-08-14

Italian Americans pan Chris Cuomo’s ‘Fredo’ ethnic slur claim Italian American New Yorkers weighed in Tuesday on Chris Cuomo’s claim that “Fredo” is an ethnic slur — and while they said it’s insulting, the agreement was that anyone who likens it to the N-word is stunad. “If anything, when we call somebody ‘Fred...
05:00 2019-08-14

Musk claims 'pedo guy' slur about Thai cave diver unintended Elon Musk has said he did not intend to accuse a diver who helped rescue 12 Thai boys from a cave of being a paedophile - despite calling him a "pedo guy"....
05:28 2019-09-17

Holiday Inn Express worker’s classy response to racial slur goes viral This Holiday Inn Express employee’s calm response to a guest who called him a racial slur has the internet cheering for him. Craig Brooks, 26, recorded his encounter Sunday night with a woman at the chain in Austin, Texas, after hearing her cal...
01:28 2019-06-05

Georgia woman finds racial slur on takeout receipt: 'That's not a word to throw around' The restaurant owner claimed that the server did not know how to spell the name “Nyjah” and that the racist slur somehow instead ended up on the bill....
23:28 2019-09-04

Video shows man yelling racial slur and “white power” at African-American driver after running into her car from behind, then fleeing the scene (WKYC) Police in Alliance, Ohio have arrested a suspect involved in a hit-and-run who was seen on video allegedly yelling a racial slur at a woman. Jolean Daily posted video of the incident on Facebook, alleging a man hit her car and drove off. In th...
15:00 2019-08-10

Tyson Fury trainer Ben Davison bites back at ‘kitten’ slur from father John Fury John Fury demanded Ben Davison be binned after Tyson Fury's points win over Otto Wallin but trainer has defended himself and blames eye cut for no knockout...
00:42 2019-09-16

Chris Cuomo said 'Fredo' is an ethnic slur as he erupted in anger in a viral video. Is it? A viral video showing CNN anchor Chris Cuomo erupting in anger after being called "Fredo" by a heckler has prompted debate about the term.        ...
01:14 2019-08-14

Donald Trump racial-slur allegations resurface in new book 'The Method to the Madness' In their new book "The Method to the Mandess," authors Allen Salkin and Aaron Short resurrect allegations of Donald Trump using a racial slur.        ...
07:28 2019-07-18

Rural-Metro Fire Department working Debris fire south of Tucson Dan Brooks/ Facebook TUCSON – Rural-Metro Fire Department crews are working a debris fire after a blaze ignited in the 4000 block of E. Nebraska Street Thursday afternoon. A plume of smoke can be seen from several miles away. Officials say that...
03:00 2019-09-06

Golder Ranch Fire: Blown fuse ignited brush fire on Highway 79 TUCSON – A fire investigation is underway after it burned nearly an acre of brush near milepost 109 of Highway 79 Thursday afternoon. According to Golder Ranch Fire District, investigators believe the fire was caused by a blown fuse on an elect...
03:28 2019-08-24

Woot has Amazon's popular Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 on sale at ultra-low prices (refurbished) While it's definitely hard to argue with the value proposition of Amazon's latest ultra-affordable 7-inch Fire tablets, there's actually a way for you to get an even cheaper 7 or 8-inch model right now.Woot is selling a 2017-released Fire 7 with 16GB...
21:28 2019-06-03

Two Fire Officers Suspended For Surat Fire, Coaching Centres Ordered Shut The Surat Municipal Corporation on Saturday suspended two fire officers for granting a no-objection certificate to the building which was engulfed by a devastating fire that claimed 22 young lives...
02:28 2019-05-26

Fighting fire with fire: Prescribed burns can prevent catastrophic destruction Prescribed fires are credited with making forests healthier and stopping or slowing the advance of some wildfire blazes in the U.S West.        ...
20:28 2019-08-12

Fire Near Emergency Ward At AIIMS In Delhi, 34 Fire Engines At Spot A fire has broken out at Delhi's AIIMS Hospital. Several fire engines are at the spot and are trying to douse the fire. So far, there is no report of any casualty....
15:14 2019-08-17

Fire Breaks Out At Kolkata's Park Circus, 12 Fire Engines At The Spot A fire broke out at a godown in Park Circus area of south Kolkata today afternoon, an official said. At least 15 fire tenders are at the spot to control the fire, the official added....
13:56 2019-05-29

Fire crews fight unoccupied structure fire early Saturday Fire crews were called to an unoccupied structure fire early Saturday morning. Officials say crews responded to the fire at close to 5:30 a.m. Saturday. Tucson Fire Dept. assisted South Tucson Fire Dept. with the fire. The house was unoccupied and bo...
23:00 2019-07-13

Siege review: Michael Wolff's Trump tale is Fire and Fury II – fire harder The follow-up to the first tell-all is a wild ride, stretching credulity, indebted to Steve Bannon. But so is the presidentMichael Wolff is back and not with a whimper. The latest installment of his Trump chronicles picks up where Fire and Fury ended...
09:14 2019-06-02

Murrieta fire: Fast-moving Tenaja Fire scorches nearly 1,400 acres in Southern California Tenaja Fire prompts mandatory evacuations for homes along The Trails Circle in La Cresta and the Copper Canyon neighborhood in Murrieta, officials said.        ...
01:00 2019-09-06

Tucson fire extinguishes utility room fire that threatened east side apartments TUCSON — Tucson firefighters responded to an utility room fire that was part of a two-story apartment on the east side. Fire officials say multiple people reported large flames coming out of the outside room of the building on E. Cody St. First...
06:00 2019-08-19

High Level wildfire crews fight fire with fire to protect Alberta town The town of High Level says a successful controlled burn was carried out Wednesday to help keep a raging nearby wildfire at bay from the northern Alberta community....
16:56 2019-05-23

Site of tragic Erie day care fire was short on smoke detectors, fire chief says There was one detector in the attic of the Harris Family Daycare, but it's not clear if there were any others in the building, the fire chief said.        ...
05:28 2019-08-14

The Latest: Fire marshal says lightning caused massive fire HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — The Latest on a fire that destroyed a central Nebraska fertilizer plan (all times local): 5 p.m. The Nebraska Fire Marshal’s office has determined a lightning strike caused the fire that destroyed a fertilizer plant and in...
05:14 2019-05-25

Amazon unveiled over 20 new Fire TV devices, including the Fire TV Cube Last year, Amazon rolled out a host of new product announcements at an event in its hometown of Seattle, something the tech giant decided to forgo this year and redirect to the IFA 2019 conference in Berlin. That’s where, today, the company unv...
00:42 2019-09-05

Fire crews battle house fire in central Tucson TUCSON – Smoke filled up the sky in central Tucson after emergency crews were dispatched to a house fire near 22nd Street and Swan Road Tuesday at noon. Officials say the fire burned a home located on 19th Street off of Swan Road. Tucson Fire D...
22:42 2019-07-09

Northwest Fire responds to brush fire near Avra Valley and I-10 PIMA COUNTY — Northwest Fire crews are extinguishing a brush fire that happened near Avra Valley and Interstate 10. Northwest Fire Crews are working to put out a brush fire located off Avra Valley Road. #Brushfire #Marana pic.twitter.com/nUZE...
07:14 2019-06-09

3 Dead, 1 Injured In Central Paris Fire, Fire Services Say Three people died and another was seriously injured in a fire that broke out in a building in central Paris in the early hours of Saturday, fire services said....
12:42 2019-06-22

Northwest Fire responds to house fire in Dove Mountain MARANA — Northwest Fire and other firefighters responded to a house fire in Dove Mountain Sunday evening. Fire on Secret Bluff is out. Crews checking for hotspots. Smoke damage to the homes interior will cause the residents to be displaced. Fi...
07:28 2019-06-10

Golder Ranch Fire battles brush fire near Highway 79 Golder Ranch firefighters are battling a brush fire that has burned 40 acres near Highway 79. Fire now approx 40 acres. @GRFDAZ and @NorthwestFire working to contain the fire using natural fire breaks. No structures threatened. Smoke drifting E and ...
06:28 2019-09-02

Tucson Fire responding to building fire in midtown TUCSON- Tucson Fire crews responded to a commercial fire early Friday morning. The fire broke out at a building near Broadway Blvd. and Euclid  Ave. BREAKING: @TucsonFirePIO responding to a commercial fire near Broadway and Euclid. @kendrahallTV is ...
14:14 2019-05-31

Tucson Fire Department names new fire chief TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department announced its new fire chief Thursday morning after longtime assistant chief Joe Gulotta served as interim for nearly two years. According to city officials, Charles Ryan was named as the 28th fire chief of TFD a...
22:00 2019-08-22

Tucson fire crews extinguish van fire in midtown Tucson Fire Department TUCSON – A blaze burning a van in midtown has been controlled after the vehicle caught fire early Monday afternoon. According to Tucson Fire Department, crews were dispatched to a business on West Laguna Street near Stone...
01:42 2019-09-10

Fire TV Stick vs Fire TV Stick 4K vs Fire TV Cube: Amazon’s streamers, head to head If you’re looking for a streaming device to plug into your television, you may well be eyeing up one of Amazon’s Fire TV range: the Fire TV Stick, Fire TV Stick 4K, or Fire TV Cube.Why would you want a streaming device? Most televisions...
17:56 2019-06-03

Will Yun Lee on Asian representation in Hollywood: ‘We’re getting there’ Will Yun Lee has had an illustrious acting career spanning two decades that includes memorable roles in a James Bond movie and the Wolverine franchise....
12:14 2019-08-09

In Asian-led ‘Always Be My Maybe,’ ethnicity is secondary The new Netflix movie “Always Be My Maybe” is an Asian American rom-com with a twist: Ethnicity isn’t central to the plot. It’s just stand-up comedian and actress Ali Wong and “Fresh Off the Boat” actor Randall Par...
20:42 2019-06-02

At 25, BJD Lawmaker Is Youngest Member Of Parliament In a first, a 25-year-old engineering graduate from Odisha has become the youngest Member of Parliament to the 17th Lok Sabha. Chandrani Murmu represents tribal-dominated Keonjhar....
07:42 2019-05-26

Japan fire: Suspect in fatal fire that claimed 34 lives 'accused animation studio of stealing novel' A suspect accused of setting a fire that killed 34 people in an animation studio in Japan accused the company of 'stealing novels,' according to police....
22:42 2019-07-20

Barking fire: Tory politician Andrew Boff tells how he rushed to help and there was 'no fire alarm' A Tory politician who rushed to help people inside a burning tower block in Barking today repeated claims from residents that no fire alarms sounded during the blaze....
14:56 2019-06-10

Is it time for Asian banks to go global? As Asia’s share of world GDP and global capital increases, the trend among Asia-based banks is for regional rather than global expansion. The region’s leading chief executives explain their approach to growth....
14:38 2019-05-21

UK's IQE reassures investors with Asian orders Cardiff-based IQE Plc expects new supply chains in Asia to provide significant orders, the supplier of semiconductor wafer to Apple Inc said on Tuesday, sending its shares up more than 13%....
17:14 2019-07-23

Bud Brewer Takes Another Shot at Asian IPO The world’s largest brewer is taking a second shot at listing its Asian business, seeking to raise up to $7.6 billion in Hong Kong, even as the city reels from a summer of protests and from trade tensions between the U.S. and China....
20:56 2019-09-17

The Latest: Indy 500 pit crew member sent to hospital INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on motorsport’s busiest day (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Chris Minot, a crew member with Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing, has been transferred to Indiana University Methodist Hospital for evaluation of a leg injury...
21:14 2019-05-26

MS-13 member gets 55 years in prison in quadruple slaying An MS-13 street gang member has been sentenced to 55 years in prison for his role in the brutal massacre of four young men on New York's Long Island....
07:14 2019-06-13

VW outlines launch plans for first member of new EV family Volkswagen brand is getting ready to launch the first of a new lineup of electric vehicles, the ID3 hatchback. Automotive News Europe spoke with the brand’s sales chief, Juergen Stackmann, about his hopes for the new EV range....
18:01 2019-05-21

U.S. Service Member Killed in Action in Afghanistan The U.S. military says an American service member has been killed in action in Afghanistan, but offered no further details about the service member’s identity or circumstances surrounding the death....
12:14 2019-07-13

Man Utd backroom staff member hospitalised in Australia "A member of Manchester United\u0027s backroom staff has been rushed to hospital during the club\u0027s pre-season tour of Australia, with reports claiming he had taken an overdose."...
13:14 2019-07-12

Crew member injured in explosion on Bond 25 set Less than a month after production of Bond 25 had to be delayed when Daniel Craig injured his ankle during filming, a crew member has suffered a “minor injury” from a “controlled explosion” on the set of the still-unnamed sequel. That announcement ca...
00:14 2019-06-05

Labour suspends NEC member over antisemitism claims Pete Willsman was recorded claiming an Israeli agent had infiltrated the partyLabour has suspended a controversial member of its ruling national executive committee (NEC) after he was recorded claiming that an Israeli agent had infiltrated the party....
16:28 2019-05-31

U.S. service member killed in combat in Afghanistan A U.S. service member was killed in Afghanistan during combat operations, the NATO-led Resolute Support mission said in a statement on Friday, as the United States seeks to reach a negotiated end to the nearly 18-year-old war....
18:42 2019-08-30

Explosion on Bond 25 set injures crew member Outside of 007 Stage also damaged by what producers called a ‘controlled explosion’An explosion on the set of the new James Bond movie at Pinewood Studios has injured a crew member and damaged a stage.The “controlled explosion” damaged the outside of...
07:14 2019-06-05

Asian customers not impressed with Apple’s new iPhone 11 Apple’s new, lower-priced iPhone that comes with a faster processor but lacks 5G technology disappointed Asia, where cheaper and feature-packed handsets from rivals are already available. The iPhone 11, launched on Tuesday for $50 less than las...
23:28 2019-09-11

Asian factories suffering, more stimulus seen ahead Asian factory activity contracted further in July, fuelling worries that a Sino-U.S. trade war and a slowdown in China could tilt the world toward a global recession, which central banks will have to fight with depleted ammunition....
06:42 2019-08-01

Rupee, Other Asian Currencies Recover Some Of Losses People's Bank of China's firmer-than-expected yuan fixing helped pull the currency from the lows it touched on Monday, but it still held beyond the 7-per-dollar level that it broke for the first time......
18:14 2019-08-06

Asian Startups Scrap Over Shared Scooters Local startups are moving to grab market share as the scooter-sharing industry comes to the Asia-Pacific region, setting up a battle with global players like U.S.-based Lime....
13:42 2019-06-01

US Warns China On Behaviour Towards Its Asian Neighbours The United States warned China on Saturday against threatening its neighbours' sovereignty and said Washington was investing in new military technology in the next five years to keep Asia stable....
17:42 2019-06-01

Asian nations scramble to contain pig disease outbreaks HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Asian nations are scrambling to contain the spread of the highly contagious African swine fever with Vietnam culling 2.5 million pigs and China reporting more than a million dead in an unprecedentedly huge epidemic some governme...
12:28 2019-06-20

Asian shares mostly up on optimism about US-China trade war Asian shares have mostly risen as investors found reason to be cautiously optimistic again about the potential for progress in the costly trade war between the US and China...
05:28 2019-08-27

Asian IPO Flop Gives Budweiser Brewer a Hangover Shares in Anheuser-Busch InBev and its potential Asian takeover targets fell Monday as investors digested the failure of a plan to create a new Hong Kong acquisition vehicle....
18:00 2019-07-15

Asian insurer FWD is expanding aggressively in Asia Over the past six years, insurer FWD Group has spent $6 billion to buy over firms in Asia. This has established the company's presence in Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, Japan, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Vietnam....
10:28 2019-09-20

Fibonacci Numbers in Asian Stocks: Watch Hong Kong's Hang Seng stock index recently reversed its June rally -- and the reversal came at the Fibonacci .618 retracement point. Watch to see what this implies for Hang Seng from here....
22:14 2019-07-10

Mom accuses DOE of ‘disrespecting’ Asian-American community The city Department of Education has once again “disrespected” the Asian-American community, convening a forum at a time that’s nearly impossible for many working parents to attend, according to an irate mom. Irene Chu, who sits on Community Educatio...
03:42 2019-06-23

Asian shares, dollar brace for China GDP Asian shares started the week on a softer note on Monday after posting their first weekly decline since early June, while the dollar was on the defensive ahead of key economic data from China....
04:28 2019-07-15

What the Original Cast of All That Is Up to Now All That is back...with some help from the original stars. Nickelodeon's All That revival officially revealed its new line-up of stars ahead of the series' June 15 premiere,......
23:56 2019-05-30

U.S. service member becomes 15th to be killed in Afghanistan this year A U.S. service member was killed in Afghanistan on Thursday, officials said, bringing the total number of combat deaths there this year to 15 – the highest since the Pentagon announced the end of combat operations in 2014....
19:00 2019-08-30

Merkel: Britain will remain partner even if it is no longer EU member German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Britain would remain a partner even if it is no longer a member of the European Union in future, adding that work with British Prime Minister Theresa May's successor would depend on how he approaches the European ...
11:42 2019-07-19

Trump says Squad member Ilhan Omar 'lucky to be where she is' President Trump continued to criticize far-left Democrat Ilhan Omar on Friday afternoon, telling reporters in the Oval Office that the Minnesota congresswoman was “lucky to be where she is.”...
07:56 2019-07-21

MS-13 member gets 50-year sentence in brutal LI slay of four teens One of the members of the deadly MS-13 gang who pleaded guilty to taking part in a grisly 2017 ambush killing in which four teens were mutilated and killed has been given a half-century prison sentence. Freiry Martinez, 18, was handed the 50-year sen...
02:28 2019-09-10

COA Member Expresses Dissent Over Conflict Of Interest Clearance Of CAC CoA member Diana Edulji expressed her dissent but was overruled 2-1, clearing the Cricket Advisory Committee of conflict of interest and paving the way for them to appoint the next India's head coach....
20:42 2019-08-05

Aid agency says staff member, others kidnapped in Nigeria appear in video International aid agency Action Against Hunger said on Thursday that a staff member and five others kidnapped in Nigeria last week had appeared in a video released on Wednesday evening....
10:28 2019-07-25

4th crew member rescued from capsized cargo ship The fourth and last crew member trapped inside a capsized cargo ship off the coast of Georgia has been rescued. Coast Guard Lt. Lloyd Heflin told The Associated Press. (Sept. 9)        ...
02:00 2019-09-10

Official linked to Olympic ticket scam set to be IOC member The IOC has nominated Greek official Spyros Capralos as a member seven years after he was linked to black market ticket sales for the 2012 London Olympics        ...
20:28 2019-05-22

MIAC ousts original member St. Thomas for being too strong BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has decided to oust the NCAA Division III league’s largest school, St. Thomas, for competitive purposes. The MIAC announced Wednesday the Tommies will be “involun...
19:28 2019-05-22

Thai opposition calls on cabinet member to clear his name Thailand's opposition called on Tuesday for a cabinet member and prominent ruling party figure to clear his name after Australian media reported that he had been jailed for four years on a drugs charge in Australia in the 1990s....
11:28 2019-09-10

UAW board member charged with embezzling union funds Vance Pearson, a 17-year UAW employee who succeeded President Gary Jones as Region 5 director in Missouri last year, is among the current and former officials cited in an investigator’s affidavit as authorizing and concealing union-funded purchases o...
01:56 2019-09-13

What makes each member of 2019 HOF class a Hall of Famer Rivera, Halladay, Mussina, Martinez, Smith, Baines: From the first unanimous selection to the latest controversial Cooperstown call, here's why each of these guys is worthy of the Hall....
17:42 2019-07-19

How to Find a Family Member's WWII Service Records Last week’s 75th anniversary of D-Day was a reminder to many of the kids and grandkids of World War II veterans that we still don’t know the details of so many of their stories. Any description about their experiences in the war that were passed down...
17:56 2019-06-11

Cop dragged by teen gang member honored for heroism The hero detective who suffered a severe brain injury when he was dragged by a fleeing driver two years ago was met with a standing ovation from fellow officers and friends Wednesday as he accepted an award for heroism at a union ceremony. Attendees ...
02:00 2019-05-30

US service member killed in combat mission in Iraq A U.S. service member died in Iraq while on a combat mission with Iraqi Security Forces in the northern Ninewah province on Saturday, the U.S. military reports....
22:42 2019-08-10

Indy 500 crew member struck, carried off on stretcher An Indy 500 crew member was carried off on a stretcher after being struck by his racer’s car less than halfway through the competition. Chris Minot, a tire changer part of Jordan King’s team, was sent to the track floor grimacing in pain ...
02:42 2019-05-27

Crew Member Taken to Local Hospital After Being Hit on Pit Road in Indy 500 Much of the action in this year’s Indianapolis 500 has been on pit road, with drivers spinning at the entrance, sliding through their pit boxes, hitting each other and, in Jordan King’s particularly bad case, striking a crew member. The crew member w...
23:56 2019-05-26

James O’Brien: ‘A former EDL member said my show saved his life’ The combative LBC presenter on why it’s not fair to call him smug, tackling prejudice and the therapeutic powers of a good walkJames O’Brien is an award-winning radio presenter and podcaster whose current affairs phone-in show on LBC has almost a mil...
17:42 2019-06-09

U.S. service member killed in Iraq: coalition statement A United States service member advising Iraqi security forces on a mission was killed on Saturday in the northern Nineveh province, the U.S.-led international coalition fighting Islamic State said in a statement....
21:00 2019-08-10

Cuomo booted MTA board member for being too ‘independent’, sources say Gov. Cuomo bounced one of his newest MTA-board appointees last week — a move that came because his pick was too “independent,” sources said. Michael Lynton, 59, former chair of Sony Entertainment and current board chair of the company that owns Snapc...
05:28 2019-06-09

Member of armed border group indicted for impersonation GUTHRIE, Okla. (AP) — A man who has been a spokesman for a group of armed civilians patrolling the U.S.-Mexico border has been charged with impersonating a U.S. officer or employee. Federal prosecutors in New Mexico say an indictment returned Wednesd...
21:42 2019-06-23

Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling Just Added a New Member to Their Family Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling have adopted--a beautiful new dog! The Place Beyond the Pines co-stars, who share two daughters together, are now the proud parents of pup Lucho. On Wednesday,......
00:14 2019-07-11

Sonia Gandhi Takes Oath As Lok Sabha Member United Progressive Alliance Chairperson Sonia Gandhi took oath as member of 17th Lok Sabha today. Ms Gandhi, who retained the Rae Bareli Lok Sabha constituency, took her oath in Hindi on the second......
13:56 2019-06-18

Heartwarming Movie About the Friendship Between a KKK Member and a Black Man Set to End Racism Four score and seven years ago, our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty and dedicated to the proposition that all post-racial propaganda movies are created redundantly....
20:14 2019-06-20

So, here's Mike Huckabee playing bass with a member of Korn Mike Huckabee has long considered himself a comedian, much to the dismay of everyone who’s ever heard his jokes. Without a decent grasp on how comedy—or, more distressingly considering he’s a pundit and former governor, the American government—works,...
00:14 2019-06-05

Gang member charged in shooting of 11-year-old boy in Brooklyn A gang member was arrested on Friday for the shooting of an 11-year-old boy in Brooklyn, sources said. Angel Eaddy, 27, a member of the Bloods, was charged with attempted murder, assault, and reckless engagement, according to law enforcement sources....
00:28 2019-06-22

Cops ID one of the NYPD water throwers, say he’s a gang member Cops have identified one of the punks who was caught on video dousing uniformed NYPD officers with buckets of water as they attempted to make arrests over the weekend, according to police sources. The “person of interest” — described as a...
05:28 2019-07-24

Photos of MS-13 gang member as a teen help nail him for murder It’s a good thing this guy is off the streets. An MS-13 gang member from Long Island posed as a killer in chilling photos — and Monday, he pleaded guilty to being one. Illegal immigrant Carlos Argueta was 16 when he helped murder fellow gang me...
21:42 2019-07-22

The Comedians Challenging Stereotypes About Asian-American Masculinity A new generation that includes Joel Kim Booster and Bowen Yang is redefining old notions — while reminding us how much further the culture has to go....
20:28 2019-08-26

USC was reportedly told gynecologist could be targeting Asian students Administers at the University of Southern California were reportedly informed by medical experts that there was evidence that a school gynecologist—Dr. George Tyndall—was targeting Asian students and showed evidence of “psychopathy” and kept him in p...
11:00 2019-05-24

Murray prolongs Asian swing with Shanghai wildcard Former world number one Andy Murray will return to the Shanghai Masters for the first time since 2016 after the Briton was awarded a wildcard for the tournament, organizers said on Thursday....
14:14 2019-09-12

Asian shares near two-month highs before U.S. payrolls test Asian shares hovered near two-month highs on Friday as investors braced for U.S. employment data, a key release that could stoke or temper market expectations about aggressive policy easing by the Federal Reserve....
09:42 2019-07-05

Asian shares edge higher after Fed, investors await BOJ Asian shares edged higher on Thursday, tracking some modest Wall Street gains after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but offered mixed signals on the next easing, keeping investors cautious....
03:00 2019-09-19

DOE may have claimed Asian students benefit from ‘white supremacy’ A city DOE-sponsored panel designed to combat racism told parents that Asian-American students “benefit from white supremacy” and “proximity to white privilege,” an outraged mom told The Post....
08:42 2019-05-27

AB InBev's Asian Unit Damps IPO Price Expectations Anheuser-Busch InBev’s Asian unit has guided investors to expect its $8.3 billion-plus initial public offering would price in the lower half of a previously indicated range, though that would still make it the world’s largest stock-market debut this ...
14:42 2019-07-11

Southeast Asian leaders open summit in Bangkok Southeast Asian leaders opened a two-day summit in Bangkok on Saturday, though it was unclear what progress their 10-country group could make on disputes in the South China Sea and the plight of ethnic Rohingya fleeing Myanmar....
11:42 2019-06-22

Pakistan To Get $3.4 Billion In Budgetary Aid From Asian Development Bank Pakistan will receive $3.4 billion in budgetary support from the Asian Development Bank (ABD), the de facto finance minister said on Saturday, as the government seeks help to overcome a ballooning......
19:28 2019-06-15

Argo?s tie-up with Ford, VW leaves room for Asian automaker Argo's $7.25 billion valuation and automotive partners with strength in North American and Europe leave open the possibility for a third player, says CEO Bryan Salesky. ...
19:42 2019-07-12

Asian markets edge higher before Powell's speech Asian markets mostly moved cautiously higher Friday as investors awaited Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's speech for clues on whether the US central bank will cut interest rates in the future....
10:56 2019-08-23

Back to beers for AB InBev after failed Asian float AB InBev's canceled Asian stock market listing will slow but not derail the world's largest brewer's efforts to cut its debt mountain, delaying future acquisitions and prioritizing its main challenge - selling more beers....
18:00 2019-07-15

Bumrah 1st Asian To Pick 5-Wicket Hauls In These 4 Countries Jasprit Bumrah ran through the West Indies top-order in the second innings of the first Test in Antigua on Sunday as he bagged his fourth five-wicket haul in Tests....
05:28 2019-08-27

JBS posts strong 2nd-qtr results bolstered by Asian demand JBS SA, the world's largest meatpacker, on Wednesday reported net income of 2.184 billion reais ($539 million) in the second quarter, beating analysts' expectations as an outbreak of African swine fever in Asia boosted exports....
06:14 2019-08-15

OCA add three sports to Hangzhou Asian Games programme for 2022 Karate, sport climbing and baseball/softball have been added to the programme for the 2022 Asian Games at Hangzhou taking the number of approved sports at the event to 40, the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) said on Wednesday....
07:56 2019-09-12

Kenin opens WTA's Asian swing with win over Paquet Sixth-seeded Sofia Kenin has started the WTA's Asian swing with a 6-2, 7-5 win over Chloe Paquet at the inaugural Zhengzhou Open        ...
12:28 2019-09-10

Li Na sets new mark: first Asian-born into Tennis Hall Li Na breaks new ground at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, becoming the first Asian-born player to be inducted.       ...
03:56 2019-07-21

Budweiser Brewer to Relaunch Slimmer, $4.84 Billion Asian IPO The world’s largest brewer is taking a second shot at listing its Asian business, seeking to raise up to $4.84 billion in Hong Kong, even as the city reels from a summer of protests and from trade tensions between the U.S. and China....
13:28 2019-09-17

'Asian Pride' pot bust largest in Colorado history In all, 42 people will face state and federal charges, after law enforcement officials seized more than 80,000 marijuana and 4,500 pounds of "finished marijuana products" throughout the Denver metro area....
23:56 2019-05-25

Asian communities become scapegoats in New Zealand’s housing crisis New Zealand's property prices have skyrocketed, and, with citizens languishing under a housing crisis, ethnic Asians are being subject to hateful comments on the streets and on the internet....
17:56 2019-09-16

Anglo Asian's H1 Azerbaijan gold output rises 3.3% yr/yr Azerbaijan's leading gold mining company, Anglo Asian Mining, said on Thursday its gold output rose 3.3% year-on-year in the first half of 2019 to 34,349 ounces from 33,255 ounces....
17:00 2019-09-19

Bud Brewer Takes Another Shot at Asian IPO After First Attempt Went Flat The world’s largest brewer is taking a second shot at listing its Asian business, seeking to raise up to $7.6 billion in Hong Kong, even as the city reels from a summer of protests and from trade tensions between the U.S. and China....
15:00 2019-09-17

Asian shares edge up but growth worries cap gains Shares in Asia inched higher and safe-haven assets gave up some overnight gains on Tuesday, as investors paused for breath after a volatile Wall Street session, but deeper concerns about growth have capped broader improvements in risk sentiment....
03:56 2019-06-04

Asian markets move higher and yuan strengthens Asian markets broadly rose Thursday as investors digested several signs that policymakers across the region are taking steps to protect their economies from slowing global growth....
05:42 2019-08-08

Asian Games champ Keyhani banned for doping MONACO (AP) — Asian Games steeplechase champion Hosein Keyhani has been banned for doping. The Athletics Integrity Unit, which handles doping cases in track and field, says the Iranian runner has been banned four years over a positive test for stamin...
14:42 2019-06-21

The Latest: China confirmed as 2023 Asian Cup host PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the FIFA meetings ahead of the Women’s World Cup (all times local): 11:15 a.m. China will host the 2023 Asian Cup, though in which months is unclear. Asian Football Confederation members have picked China, which was...
12:28 2019-06-04

Asian shares turn lower on guarded Fed, yen rises after BOJ Asian shares turned lower on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but signaled a higher bar to further policy easings....
07:14 2019-09-19

We ask the Archer cast: Which season is best? Over the past few seasons, Archer transformed itself into something resembling an anthology series, revolving less around the day-to-day missions at the spy agency formerly-known-as ISIS, and instead focusing on “themed seasons,” with self-contained ...
19:00 2019-05-28

‘Big Brother 21’ cast revealed The hit reality series will return for a two-night premiere on Tuesday, June 25 and Wednesday, June 26, both at 8 p.m. ET/PT with host Julie Chen back for yet another season....
19:28 2019-06-18

THEN AND NOW: The cast of 'The Matrix' 20 years later Warner Bros./Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP It's been 20 years since "The Matrix" first debuted in 1999. Earlier this year, Warner Bros. announced that there will be a fourth installment of the science-fiction series — and Keanu Reeves and Carrie...
01:14 2019-09-08

THEN AND NOW: The cast of 'Breaking Bad' 11 years later AMC AMC's hit drama "Breaking Bad" aired on the network from 2008 to 2013. The show starred Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul as Walter White and Jesse Pinkman, respectively. The actors from "Breaking Bad" have gone on to win Tony Awards, star on other...
21:56 2019-08-31

Gang member who shot undercover FBI agent found guilty A reputed gangbanger who cornered and then shot an undercover FBI agent has been found guilty by a federal jury in Brooklyn. The panel deliberated over three days before convicting Ronell Watson Wednesday on charges of attempted murder of a law enfor...
22:28 2019-07-17

Republican House member introduces bill to boost U.S. 5G presence A Republican lawmaker on Monday introduced legislation to boost the presence of U.S. firms in global industry standards bodies to combat China's rising influence in next-generation 5G cellular network technology....
22:28 2019-07-15

Key 'Miracle on Ice' team member arrested in pipe assault on neighbor A key member of the 1980 “Miracle on Ice” Olympic hockey team was arrested Thursday after allegedly assaulting his Minnesota neighbor with a metal pipe after the two had gone fishing, police said....
21:42 2019-08-21

MS-13 member in US illegally dodges life behind bars in brutal murder of 4 An MS-13 gang member, in the US illegally, faced life behind bars for a savage 2017 quadruple slaying on Long Island — but a federal judge went easy on him Wednesday, despite tearful statements from the victims’ families. Josue Portillo, ...
02:14 2019-06-13

Protests at the Whitney Over a Board Member Whose Company Sells Tear Gas About 200 people squeezed into the lobby of the Whitney Museum of American Art in the ninth of a series of weekly gatherings that have become part of a prolonged public debate....
21:42 2019-05-21

Ram Vilas Paswan Takes Oath As Rajya Sabha Member Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan,who was last week elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from Bihar, Monday took oath as a member of of the Upper House. When the House met for the day, Chairman M......
12:01 2019-07-01

WeWork to Add First Woman Board Member, Undo Trademark Deal The office-space startup said it would appoint Frances Frei, a Harvard Business School professor, to the board of directors after criticism ahead of a planned IPO. WeWork also plans to unwind a transaction with its CEO....
04:42 2019-09-05

Air India Pilot Suspended For ''Physical Altercation'' With Crew Member Aviation regulator DGCA today suspended an Air India pilot for six months for being involved in a "heated argument" and "physical altercation" with a cabin crew member in the aircraft before it was......
17:28 2019-07-15

Central Park Five member buys $960K Harlem apartment At age 16, Korey Wise was the eldest of the Central Park Five to be wrongfully accused and jailed in the 1989 rape and beating of a 28-year-old jogger. Wise, portrayed by Jharrel Jerome in Netflix’s “When They See Us,” was the only defendant to be tr...
03:56 2019-07-04

Urjit Patel Quit Over RBI Payout To Centre, Says Top Panel Member Former Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel quit last December after differences over transferring its reserves to the Union government, a member of a panel set up to study the central bank's......
16:00 2019-08-28

NATO chief: Ready to welcome North Macedonia as 30th member NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says the alliance is ready to welcome North Macedonia as its 30th member, after the country ended a decades-long dispute with Greece....
16:56 2019-06-03

Revolutionary Guards member killed in northwest Iran: Fars A member of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards was killed in northwest Iran near the border with Iraq on Monday, the semi-official Fars news agency reported in a Twitter posting....
21:42 2019-08-26

Ex-Miami school board member, 81, shoots at police in chase PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) — Police in Florida say an 81-year-old former Miami-Dade educator and school board member shot at officers during a chase, before crashing his car. Citing a Pembroke Pines police release, The Miami Herald reports Solomon Sti...
06:28 2019-06-03

Look: Message in a bottle with family member's ashes found in Florida A piece of "lost property" turned in to a Florida sheriff's deputy after being found on a beach wound up being a message in a bottle that contained the ashes of a beloved family member....
06:14 2019-09-11

Crew member injured during blast filming for new Bond movie A crew member working on the new James Bond movie was injured during the filming of a controlled explosion at Pinewood Studios outside London, producers have said....
15:42 2019-06-05

City council member asks AG for Grubhub antitrust investigation A New York City council member has asked New York Attorney General Letitia James to open an antitrust investigation into Grubhub, The Post has learned. Mark Gjonaj, the head of the council’s Committee on Small Business, said that the “time may have c...
05:28 2019-07-12

Ford elects KeyCorp CEO Beth Mooney as board member Beth Mooney has more than 35 years of experience in retail banking, commercial lending and real estate financing. On Ford's board, she will be on the audit and nominating and governance committees....
04:14 2019-07-11

Each Family Member Is A Different Monster-Slaying Class In Children of Morta Children of Morta is an upcoming action game about a monster-slaying family, developed by studio Dead Mage and published by Frostpunk developer 11 Bit Studios. We sat down with some folks from 11 Bit to talk about the development process and the role...
20:00 2019-06-05

U.S. rescues last crew member from stricken South Korean ship Rescue workers on Monday freed the final crew member trapped inside a South Korean cargo vessel that flipped on its side off the coast of Georgia, the U.S. Coast Guard said....
02:00 2019-09-10

Top cabinet member quits over Boris Johnson’s Brexit strategy A top cabinet ally of Boris Johnson has quit over the prime minister’s purge of anti-Brexit conservatives — and said six other ministers could bolt as well in what is emerging as a major challenge to the British leader’s government. Amber Rudd, Johns...
02:56 2019-09-08

Saudi-led coalition says it evacuated crew member of Iranian ship The Saudi-led military coalition in Yemen said on Tuesday it evacuated a crew member for medical reasons from a "suspect" Iranian ship northwest of Yemen's Hodeidah port after Saudi Arabia received a request for help from Iran....
21:56 2019-06-04

Read this: A former Manson family member weighs in on Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood A significant portion of the new Quentin Tarantino film Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood deals with the Manson family. At one point, stuntman Cliff Booth gives a member of the family a ride home to the Spahn ranch, where he meets other Manson family me...
14:42 2019-08-16

Kingmaker or not, the new member for Indi is determined to shift the dial in Canberra Helen Haines rejects emphatically the notion that 2019 was a climate election and the climate lostHow do you win the climate change war? – Australian politics live podcastIt might seem ambitious for an incoming House of Representatives crossbencher t...
03:00 2019-06-29

Chicago gang member found guilty of shooting ATF agent CHICAGO (AP) — A federal jury has convicted a man accused of shooting a U.S. Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agent he allegedly mistook for a rival Chicago street gang member. Ernesto Godinez was convicted Monday of the May 2018 shooting of...
02:28 2019-06-18

Military service member found dead in southern Arizona AJO, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say another military service member assigned to help secure the U.S.-Mexico border has died in southern Arizona. Officials at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado, said in a statement that the military s...
03:42 2019-06-24

Pak Army Chief Now Member Of Development Panel Led By Imran Khan In a move that would further expand the powerful Pakistani military's influence, army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has been made a member of the newly-formed National Development Council headed by......
22:14 2019-06-18

Militia member arrested for impersonating US Border Patrol agent A member of an armed group known for stopping migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border has been arrested after authorities charged him with impersonating a U.S. Border Patrol agent, according to court documents....
10:14 2019-06-24

Slain Staten Island mom was service member naturalized by Obama “She was a beautiful person,” said a distraught female pal, one of a dozen emotional friends and colleagues, some in military fatigues, who came to the scene to pay their respects....
03:42 2019-06-23

Reputed Bloods member charged in 2016 double homicide Taheem Smith, 25, is charged with shooting and killing David Arzu, 29, and Janelle Curella, 28, on the night of Sept. 2, 2016 during a robbery that turned deadly....
06:00 2019-09-14

NGO says staff member, five others, missing after deadly Nigeria convoy attack One Action Against Hunger staff member, two drivers and three other health workers are missing after an attack on a convoy in northeast Nigeria in which one driver was killed, the aid organization said in a statement on Friday....
17:00 2019-07-19

Crew member stabbed on set at Harry Potter film studio Police called to Leavesden film set and made arrest after man was taken to hospital with a neck injuryA man has been arrested after a crew member was stabbed at a film studio celebrated as the home base for the successful Harry Potter film series.Her...
10:56 2019-06-20

Nissan board nominees not broaching merger issue: member Nissan Motor Co is not considering the possibility of a merger with top shareholder Renault at the moment, and none of the nominees to the Japanese automaker's board are pressing to make it an issue now, an external director said on Thursday....
13:14 2019-05-23

Titans crew member killed in stunt-related accident Variety reports today that Warren Appleby, special effects coordinator on DC Universe’s streaming series Titans, died today after an accident occurred during a stunt being rehearsed for the show. According to the report, a piece of a car involved in ...
01:56 2019-07-19

Priyanka Chopra called out as 'hypocrite' by audience member during panel Priyanka Chopra was called a “hypocrite” on Saturday during a Beautycon panel talk in Los Angeles by an audience member who accused of her encouraging war in the India-Pakistan conflict....
15:14 2019-08-12

Priyanka Chopra called out as 'hyprocrite' by audience member during panel Priyanka Chopra was called a “hypocrite” on Saturday during a Beautycon panel talk in Los Angeles by an audience member who accused of her encouraging war in the India-Pakistan conflict....
08:14 2019-08-12

EU's Moscovici prefers dialogue to sanctions against Italy: cabinet member European Economic Commissioner Pierre Moscovici is not in favor of using financial sanctions against Italy as a tool to enforce European Union budget rules, but the option exists if needed, a senior member of Moscovici's cabinet said on Tuesday....
15:14 2019-05-28

Saudi Arabia says crew member of Iranian ship sent to Oman: SPA Saudi Arabia said on Saturday it had sent a crew member of an Iranian ship, previously evacuated for medical reasons from a ship off the Yemeni port of Hodeidah, to Oman....
16:00 2019-07-20

Suspected Bloods gang member busted for attacking elderly man A suspected gang member was nabbed Thursday morning for beating an elderly man unconscious in a random attack behind a Bronx charter school, police and sources said. Tyekeem Wright, 19, was arrested around 12:30 a.m. for attacking the 71-year-old beh...
23:28 2019-05-23

Who wore it best? Top Baseball Hall of Fame member with every jersey number Here are the best Baseball Hall of Fame players at each uniform number -- from Ozzie Smith at No. 1 to Carlton Fisk at No. 72.       ...
19:28 2019-07-20

London Fire Brigade's first female Commissioner Dany Cotton announces retirement citing 'disaster' of Grenfell fire London's first female fire commissioner Dany Cotton will retire next year, citing the utter devastation of Grenfell Tower fire which she said "will never leave me"....
14:14 2019-06-20

Asian stocks tick up, oil rises amid U.S.-Iran tensions Asian shares edged up on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on any signs of a thaw in Sino-U.S. trade negotiations, while oil prices firmed on heightened tensions between the United States and Iran....
09:00 2019-06-24

Asian shares jump on Fed rate fever, trade war hope Asian share markets jumped on Wednesday as investors dared to hope the Federal Reserve would follow the lead of the European Central Bank and open the door to future rate cuts at its policy meeting later in the day....
04:56 2019-06-19

Asian stocks edge up on Wall Street futures, firmer oil Asian shares eked out cautious gains on Wednesday, as higher Wall Street futures provided some relief after an overnight U.S. selloff, though deeper worries about the global economy and trade continue to weigh on market sentiment....
08:56 2019-08-28

Marvel's First Asian Superhero Shang-Chi Will Kick in February 2021 Marvel is getting its first Asian superhero. At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige announced Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings - starring Simu Liu, Awkwafina, and......
03:56 2019-07-21

U.S. and Russia trade blame over near collision in East Asian waters Russia and the United States blamed each other for a near collision between their warships in East Asian waters on Friday with both countries accusing one another of dangerous and unprofessional behavior....
21:14 2019-06-07

Asian stocks hobbled by fading expectations for aggressive Fed rate cut Asian stocks struggled to rebound on Tuesday as investors came to terms with sharply reduced expectations the Federal Reserve will deliver a large interest rate cut at the end of July....
04:42 2019-07-09

U.S. Will Drill With Southeast Asian Navies, Echoing Move by China The exercises, which come during a summer of heightened tensions in the South China Sea, highlight the complexities of the rivalry between the United States and China....
06:56 2019-09-02

Asian shares fall as bets off on sharp U.S. rate cuts Asian shares fell on Monday after strong U.S. jobs data tempered expectations for a Fed rate cut, while the Turkish lira hovered near two-week lows on worries about central bank independence....
07:56 2019-07-08

Southeast Asian nations vow to combat plastic debris in oceans Southeast Asian nations vowed on Saturday to fight against plastic pollution in the ocean, as their leaders adopted a joint declaration during a summit in Bangkok....
17:00 2019-06-22

Asian shares stumble as bets off on sharp U.S. rate cuts Asian shares were a sea of red on Monday after strong U.S. job gains tempered expectations the Federal Reserve will deliver a large rate cut, while the Turkish lira hovered near two-week lows on worries about central bank independence....
09:14 2019-07-08

Sneak Peek: Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast -- May 2018 In this May 2018 Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast Sneak Peek, Mark Galasiewski walks you through what's unfolding in Asian markets and what to expect over the course of the next month....
14:38 2019-05-21

Asian auto stocks end mixed amid trade concerns Auto stocks in Asia were mixed amid concerns over U.S.-China trade, after seeing an earlier jump following reports that the U.S. may delay tariffs on the sector....
14:38 2019-05-21

Asian automaker shares hit as Trump threatens Mexico with tariffs Shares in Asia's major automakers and their suppliers sank on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to slap tariffs on Mexican imports next month, potentially affecting vehicles made in Mexico and sold north of the border....
08:00 2019-05-31

The US-China rivalry could become dangerous, Asian leaders and experts warn "We are now entering into a period of great power rivalry. The outcome is unclear, but it is critical that we stabilize the system," said a Singaporean official....
06:28 2019-05-31

China seeks Asian neighbors’ support in trade fight with US BEIJING (AP) — China is seeking support from some of its Asian neighbors and Russia in its escalating tariff fight with the U.S. Speaking Wednesday at a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Kyrgyzstan, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said rep...
11:56 2019-05-23

Explainer: Competing claims make northeast Asian sea a flashpoint The wedge of sea between Japan, Russia, and the Korean peninsula became a new flashpoint this week, with a regional airspace dispute, a seized fishing boat, and missile tests by North Korea aggravating longstanding tensions....
10:28 2019-07-25

India Is Only Major Asian Nation That's Growing Its Export Share India's share of world exports rose to 1.71 per cent in the first quarter of 2019 from 1.58 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2017, data compiled by Bloomberg show....
10:14 2019-08-01

Gifted-and-talented purge will spark Asian exodus: activist A radical proposal by city officials to scrap gifted-and-talented programs as part of a larger overhaul of the school system will cause a flood of Asian parents to flee the city, a community organizer told The Post. “It’s already happenin...
02:42 2019-08-29

Berlin's Asian food hub implicated in human trafficking network German police have identified a popular Asian food market in Berlin as an important waystation in a global human trafficking network, Berlin media has reported. Many of the trafficking victims are minors....
06:28 2019-06-23

Awkwafina: 'Growing up, I latched on to strong Asian-American idols' Nora Lum is the comic-turned-star of The Farewell. She talks China, family and diversity in the film industry Nora Lum’s voice is deep and distinctive – a husky New York drawl that rings with both world-weariness and barely constrained mirth. That vo...
10:56 2019-09-07

Asian women and the kimono have long been sexualized in western culture It’s no surprise that Kim Kardashian West appropriated kimono to give sex appeal to her shapewear line, writes Akemi JohnsonThe two Asian women painted on the façade of the Irish pub outside the US military base in Okinawa, Japan, wore kimono. They l...
20:42 2019-07-03

Asian draw for 2022 World Cup qualifying groups next month KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Asian Football Confederation says groups for the next round of World Cup qualifying will be drawn in Kuala Lumpur instead of Qatar on July 17. One of the 40 places is still unclear after the Macau soccer federation r...
18:28 2019-06-17

Elkeson, China's new striker, in Asian action for Guangzhou Brazilian-born striker Elkeson is set to be in the thick of action for Guangzhou Evergrande as the Asian Champions League enters the quarterfinals stage       ...
06:42 2019-08-26

Asian stocks cheer Trump's delay of some China tariffs Asian stocks joined a global equities surge on Wednesday, after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese imports and gave much-needed relief for markets gripped by political and economic turmoil....
10:42 2019-08-14

Asian stocks hit six-week high on trade war hopes ahead of ECB Asian stocks hit a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by global central banks....
05:56 2019-09-12

Asian shares rise on US plan to delay some China tariffs Asian shares were mostly higher after the U.S. said it would hold off on tariffs of Chinese imports of mobile phones, toys and several other items typically on holiday shopping lists...
05:00 2019-08-14

Caution grips Asian shares as Fed events loom large Asian shares flatlined on Wednesday as worries about global recession and endless trade wars wrestled with hopes for more monetary and fiscal stimulus to keep growth going....
11:00 2019-08-21

Bengaluru-Based Doctor Gets Global Asian of the Year 2018-19 Bengaluru-based medical doctor Hema Divakar was honoured with the 'Global Asian of the Year 2018-19' award in Dubai recently for her yeomen services and contributions to the women's healthcare......
09:42 2019-05-22

Asian shares falter as Trump-Xi trade jitters build Asian shares stumbled on Friday amid rising doubts that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping this weekend could lead to an easing of trade tensions....
06:14 2019-06-28

Asian shares dart between gains and losses before key China data Asian shares veered between small losses and gains on Friday as investors awaited key China trade and lending data, and as worries over Sino-U.S. trade tensions countered optimism rooted in expectations of a Federal Reserve rate cut this month....
07:00 2019-07-12

Murray accepts Shanghai wildcard to prolong Asian swing "Former world number one Andy Murray will return to the Shanghai Masters for the first time since 2016 after the Briton was awarded a wildcard for the tournament."...
05:14 2019-09-13

Asian shares inch up as investors await Trump-Xi meeting Share markets in Asia edged higher early on Friday morning as investors clung on to hopes that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping this weekend could lead to an easing of trade tensions....
03:56 2019-06-28

Louisiana asks public help with invasive Asian swamp eels BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — An invasive species of swamp eel has been found in New Orleans, and a state biologist says it’s the first time this species has been found in the United States. Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries biologist Ro...
17:56 2019-06-29

Asian stocks mostly rise, Europe mixed in muted trading Asian stocks are mostly higher but European shares were mixed in muted trading in the absence of major market-driving news on trade negotiations after the visit of President Donald Trump to Japan...
12:42 2019-05-28

As 1st Asian host, Japan aiming higher at Rugby World Cup When Jamie Joseph took on the challenge of coaching Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, the ex-All Blacks forward knew there was much more at stake than results on the field....
16:28 2019-09-12

Talks On $3.4 Billion Loan To Pak Not Finished: Asian Development Bank In a huge embarrassment for the Pakistan government, the Asian Development Bank or ADB has distanced itself from the "premature announcement" of Prime Minister Imran Khan's adviser that the global......
13:00 2019-06-17

Tunisians Cast Votes for President Tunisians voted Sunday in their second free presidential election since the uprising that toppled an autocratic regime in 2011, consolidating the country’s position as the only democracy to survive the years of revolution and war following the Arab S...
03:00 2019-09-16

So the Cast of Vanderpump Rules Is Growing Up--Now What? They grow up so slow, don't they? It's hard to believe but Vanderpump Rules just finished its seventh season in particularly dramatic fashion on Monday night, once again leaving......
06:00 2019-05-22

How ‘Oklahoma!’ Revolutionized the Cast Album It took decades for the full Rodgers and Hammerstein score to be available. But even abbreviated, the show helped build a whole new audience for Broadway music....
17:56 2019-07-10

What Is The Game of Thrones Cast Working On Next? Many of the leading actors—like Emilia Clarke, Sophie Turner, and Maisie Williams—do have interesting projects in the works, some even coming out now...
13:14 2019-05-23

‘This Way Up’ review: Sitcom is well-cast but not must-watch The old saying: “It looks good on paper, but . . .” definitely applies to “This Way Up,” a new six-episode sitcom premiering Wednesday on Hulu after debuting last month on Channel 4 in the UK. The comedy is from popular Irish comedienne Aisling Bea, ...
07:00 2019-08-20

The Best Cast Quotes About the End of Game of Thrones So Far The fans aren't the only people currently in the midst of processing the end of one of TV's biggest shows ever. While they've had a lot longer to do it, the cast of Game of......
06:00 2019-05-22

Reports: 'Space Jam 2' cast to include AD, CP3 LeBron James will have plenty of stars joining him in the cast of "Space Jam 2," as multiple reports say Anthony Davis, Damian Lillard, Klay Thompson and Chris Paul will be in the remake of the 1996 box-office smash that starred Michael Jordan....
07:42 2019-06-20

ER Turns 25: Where Is the Star-Studded Cast Now? Television was changed 25 years ago. On this day, September 19, in 1994, ER premiered on NBC. The medical drama, which lasted for an impressive 15 seasons, helped launch the careers of numerous......
19:00 2019-09-19

It's the US vs. the UK: Meet The Challenge: War of the Worlds 2 Cast The worlds are at war once again for MTV's The Challenge. The network revealed the cast of The Challenge: War of the Worlds 2, coming Wednesday, Aug. 28 with 90-minute episodes. This......
03:00 2019-08-10

Member Of Mewar-Udaipur Royal Family Claims To Be Lord Ram's Descendant A day after BJP MP and member of the erstwhile Jaipur royal family Diya Kumari claimed to be a descendant of Lord Ram's son Kush, another erstwhile royal family in the state has made a similar claim....
22:56 2019-08-12

Faye Dunaway fired from Broadway-bound ‘Tea at Five’ for slapping crew member The actress — best remembered for her over-the-top portrayal of screen icon Joan Crawford in the 1981 movie "Mommie Dearest" — is accused of creating a "hostile" work environment that included slapping and throwing things at crew members, who were "f...
00:42 2019-07-25

BJP Announces Ex-Samajwadi Member Neeraj Shekhar As Rajya Sabha Candidate Neeraj Shekhar, the son of late Prime Minister Chandra Shekhar who left the Samajwadi Party and joined BJP, was on Thursday announced as the party's candidate for Rajya Sabha bypoll from Uttar......
00:00 2019-08-09

Gang member arrested for dumping water on NYPD officer, police say New York City police reportedly have identified one of the individuals caught on video drenching uniformed officers with buckets of water as being a gang member....
19:56 2019-07-24

'Not the GE I know' — board member Leslie Seidman responds to Markopolos' fraud accusations Seidman, a General Electric board director and chair of its audit committee, told CNBC on Thursday that Harry Markopolos' report is "full of misleading, inaccurate and inflammatory statements."...
14:42 2019-08-16

"Deep-Rooted Hinduphobia": Sena Member Files Case Against Netflix A member of the Shiv Sena IT Cell has filed a police complaint against Netflix alleging that the US-based online streaming service is "defaming Hindus and India" through shows hosted on its platform....
06:14 2019-09-04

New York Times board member apologizes for Jeffrey Epstein ties A New York Times board member has issued a public apology for his ties to pedophile Jeffrey Epstein. “I take full responsibility for my error in judgment. I am deeply sorry to the survivors, to the Media Lab, and to the MIT community for bringing suc...
03:14 2019-08-18

Saudi Arabia says evacuated crew member of Iranian ship sent to Oman: SPA Saudi Arabia said on Saturday it had sent a crew member of an Iranian ship who was previously evacuated for medical reasons from a vessel off the Yemeni port of Hodeidah, to Oman....
16:42 2019-07-20

Assam BJP's Social Media Member Arrested For Provocative Posts: 10 Points A member of the ruling BJP's social media cell in Assam was arrested yesterday for allegedly provocative posts on Facebook. Nitu Bora, who was released on bail today, is also accused of making......
08:28 2019-06-14

Central banks cannot perform miracles and lawmakers need to reduce uncertainty, ECB member says France's central bank governor told CNBC Saturday that monetary policy cannot compensate for trade tensions, and political leaders need to act in order to fend off today's economic threats....
04:42 2019-07-08

German center-left moves to expel member over racism claims Germany’s main center-left party has moved to expel a former regional official over his harsh criticism of Muslim immigrants after two failed attempts over recent years...
13:00 2019-07-11

American service member among at least 12 killed in Taliban suicide attack in Kabul An American service member was among at least a dozen people killed in a Taliban suicide car bomb near the U.S. Embassy in the Afghan capital of Kabul on Thursday....
17:28 2019-09-05

Court Sends Member Of Pak-Based Terror Outfit To NIA Custody: Report A Delhi court today sent Mohammad Arif Ghulambashir Dharampuria, member of banned Pakistan-based terror outfit Falah-i-Insaniyat Foundation (FIF), arrested by NIA, to five-day custodial interrogation......
16:56 2019-06-13

Court Sends Alleged Member Of Pak-Based Terror Group To 5-Day Custody A Delhi court Thursday sent an alleged member of banned Pakistan-based terror outfit Falah-i-Insaniyat Foundation (FIF), to five-day NIA custody in connection with a terror funding case, which also......
16:56 2019-06-13

Flashback: ‘Squad’ member Rashida Tlaib once called for Trump’s deportation President Trump spent the last week battling accusations of racism for his tweets suggesting liberal House lawmakers "go back." But it turns out one of his targets -- Rep. Rashida Tlaib -- had a similar message for him during the 2016 campaign. ...
23:14 2019-07-23

British consulate staff member detained after visiting China's Shenzhen China confirmed that it detained a Hong Kong British Consulate employee who went missing on a business trip to mainland China. Britain's Foreign Office said it is "extremely concerned" about the case....
11:00 2019-08-21

Man gets 10 years in prison for sexually abusing family member for half a decade TUCSON – A man was sentenced to 10 years in prison Aug. 12 after he was convicted for sexually abusing a family member for half a decade. According to Pima County Attorney’s Office, Chris M. Dibler was arrested by Tucson Police Department...
15:28 2019-08-20

Bride-to-be freaks out when fiancé puts his dog’s surgery over wedding: ‘He’s a member of the family’ After spending thousands of dollars to help his dog without telling his fiancé, a man is wondering if his future wife shares the same priorities as him....
03:28 2019-08-02

Disney family member slams Disneyland theme park over low wages Abigail Disney, granddaughter of The Walt Disney Company's co-founder, Roy Disney, became "so livid" after a visit with workers.       ...
02:56 2019-07-20

Al Qaeda member fails to get conviction overturned for subway bomb plot An Al Qaeda member attempted to get a conviction for plotting to bomb city subways overturned on the grounds that he didn’t like his attorney — himself. Abid Naseer — who is serving a 40-year sentence for taking part in a multi-city bombing plo...
04:42 2019-08-21

Korean Air reportedly demoted crew member who reported pilot boozing Korean Air defended a pilot who allegedly tried to drink alcohol aboard a flight and demoted the flight crew member who reported him, according to reports....
02:28 2019-07-11

Move 9 member Eddie Goodman Africa released from prison after 41 years Two members of black radical group remain behind barsLawyer: ‘This is a significant victory and day of celebration’One of the enduring wounds of the black liberation struggle of the 1970s has moved a step closer to being healed with the release of th...
21:42 2019-06-23

Sudan forms 11-member sovereign council, headed by military leader Sudan on Tuesday completed the formation of an 11-member sovereign council that will run the country for a three-year transitional period until elections, a spokesman for the ruling military council told a news conference....
23:28 2019-08-20

Whitney artists withdraw over board member's ties to teargas company Warren Kanders linked to military supplies firm SafarilandSeven artists say participation in Whitney Biennial ‘untenable’Seven artists have removed their work from the 2019 Whitney Biennial, citing the New York museum’s lack of response to calls for ...
08:56 2019-07-21

US Attorney's paralegal helped gang-member son find witnesses against him, prosecutors say A woman used her paralegal position in the New Jersey U.S. Attorney's Office to identify "snitches" cooperating with authorities against her son, an alleged gang member in New York, according to federal prosecutors. ...
01:00 2019-08-15

Cricket Committee Member Defends Kohli On "His Opinion" About India Coach Virat Kohli had said during the press conference before the team's departure for the West Indies that he and the team would be happy if Ravi Shastri is retained as head coach....
18:14 2019-08-01

Trump cabinet member reportedly threatened firings over 'Sharpiegate' – live Wilbur Ross said to have issued threats at Noaa after the agency contradicted the president’s false claim on Hurricane Dorian 12.09am BST Trump just said there are people in line for his rally and "they are soaking wet." Per CNN's @betsy_klein, "it i...
01:14 2019-09-10

Senior U.K. Cabinet Member Resigns in Latest Brexit Blow for Theresa May (LONDON) — A senior member of Prime Minister Theresa May’s Cabinet has quit over Brexit, in a new blow to the embattled British leader. Leader of the House of Commons Andrea Leadsom says she is resigning because she does not believe May&#...
23:14 2019-05-22

Senior Sinaloa drug cartel member extradited to U.S.: Justice Department A senior member of the Mexican Sinaloa drug cartel who was charged in 2012 has been extradited to the United States and will appear in court in Texas on Wednesday to face racketeering charges, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday....
08:00 2019-05-29

Jofra Archer Included As England Announce 15-Member World Cup Team Jofra Archer's late bid for a World Cup place was rewarded with the Barbados-born fast bowler being named in hosts England's 15-man squad for the tournament....
17:56 2019-05-21

MS-13 member charged for savage beating of teen who wouldn’t join gang A reputed MS-13 member in the US illegally was charged with kidnapping and viciously beating a Tennessee high school student who refused to join the notorious gang, according to reports. Franklin Jefferson Pineda-Caceres, 18, a Honduran national, was...
02:42 2019-09-18

Andrew Yang 'happy to talk' with new SNL member who made racist remarks 2020 Democratic candidate responds to news that new Saturday Night Live cast member Shane Gillis called him ‘a Jew chink’Andrew Yang would be “happy to sit down and talk” with Shane Gillis, a comedian who called the Democratic presidential contender ...
19:28 2019-09-14

4 Terrorists Including ISIS Member Killed By Afghan Special Forces At least four terrorists, including a local ISIS member, were killed in an operation carried out by Afghan Special Forces in Nangarhar province, local media reported on Saturday....
09:56 2019-05-26

EU member states accept Von der Leyen's gender-balanced list of commissioners EU member states have accepted the list of commissioners put forward by the European Commission's president-elect. For the first time, the commission will have almost as many women as men as members....
12:00 2019-09-10

Seattle-area council member proposes $1M busing program for homeless A Seattle-area council member is pushing a $1 million proposal that would bus homeless people out of the state as part of a "family reunification" plan. ...
02:00 2019-09-14

Grenfell Tower fire: London Fire Brigade voluntarily interviewed by Met Police under caution as survivors' group calls for people to be 'brought to account' The Grenfell Tower survivors' group today said it is time people are "brought to account" after the London Fire Brigade gave an interview under caution as part of the Met's probe into the fire....
05:28 2019-09-17

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks edge up on Wall St futures, firmer oil Asian shares eked out cautious gains on Wednesday, as higher Wall Street futures provided some relief after an overnight U.S. selloff, though deeper worries about the global economy and trade continue to weigh on market sentiment....
08:28 2019-08-28

Asian shares ease as Trump rekindles Sino-U.S. trade tensions Asian shares pulled back on Friday as worries over renewed Sino-U.S. trade tensions weighed on sentiment ahead of the release of June trade data from China, though expectations of a Federal Reserve rate cut later this month kept losses in check....
04:01 2019-07-12

HP: Product design must reflect rapid Asian urbanisation, changing demographics Asia's growing population needs to have a bigger voice in the global development of new products, which also will need to cater to the region's increasingly young workforce and change in consumption from transactions to subscriptions....
03:56 2019-07-12

Hong Kong leads Asian stocks lower, oil near five-month lows Asian shares were led lower on Thursday as the Hong Kong market fell for second consecutive session following a day of massive street protests, while oil prices flirted with five-month lows due to higher U.S. crude inventories and a bleak demand outl...
05:56 2019-06-13

Asian shares dither ahead of ECB outcome, euro near two-month lows Asian shares were cautious on Thursday, shrugging off a tech-fuelled rally on Wall Street while the euro hovered near two-month lows as soft economic data bolstered expectations of rate cuts in Europe....
03:42 2019-07-25

Harley-Davidson is Working on a New Low-Cost Bike For Asian Markets: Report Harley-Davidson is in a period of massive upheaval right now, executing a plan to expand the brand beyond the company’s traditional image. The plan is to take the H-D brand into new markets, and expanding existing markets with a proposed influx of ne...
05:42 2019-05-29

Most Asian Units Slip As Trade Tensions Weigh; Rupee Falls Most The Indian rupee and the Malaysian ringgit were the worst performers in the region, playing catch up with peers as both markets re-opened for trade after a holiday on Monday....
04:14 2019-09-04

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares subdued as trade enthusiasm ebbs Asian shares were subdued on Wednesday as initial enthusiasm over the latest U.S.-China trade truce was overtaken by fresh concerns over Washington's threat of tariffs on additional European goods....
04:14 2019-07-03

Asian shares falter, bonds rally on global risk aversion Asian shares sank on Wednesday and bonds rallied as investor sentiment soured over growing worries about world growth with trade tensions between Washington and Beijing showing no signs of easing....
05:42 2019-05-29

Estée Lauder Reports Strong Sales Fueled by Asian Shoppers Estée Lauder projected strong growth in 2020 after the company reported sales increases in Asia and higher demand for its premium skincare brands, sending shares of the company to an all-time high...
03:56 2019-08-20

Asian stocks up slightly as investors await central bank moves Asian stocks rose slightly Monday. Investors are looking out this week for signs about how central banks around the world may take action to support economic growth....
10:28 2019-09-09

Asian nations scramble to stop spread of contagious swine fever HANOI, Vietnam — Asian nations are scrambling to contain the spread of the highly contagious African swine fever with Vietnam culling 2.5 million pigs and China reporting more than a million dead in an unprecedentedly huge epidemic some governments f...
15:00 2019-06-20

Asian shares tumble, dollar firms as Fed scotches big rate-cut bets Asian shares slipped to six-week lows on Thursday while the dollar jumped to two-year highs as the U.S. Federal Reserve rattled markets by signaling that its first rate cut in more than a decade was not the start of a lengthy easing cycle....
10:14 2019-08-01

Asian shares fall as weak data inflames growth fears Asian shares fell on Tuesday, following a volatile Wall Street session as weak economic indicators and an intensifying Sino-U.S. trade war inflamed concerns about global growth, supporting safe-haven assets such as bonds....
07:42 2019-06-04

Asian renewable investment to overtake upstream oil and gas spending in 2020: Rystad Renewable energy investment in the Asia-Pacific region will overtake spending on oil and gas exploration by 2020, consultancy Rystad Energy said on Monday....
11:56 2019-05-28

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares edge up but growth worries cap gains Shares in Asia inched higher and safe-haven assets gave up some overnight gains on Tuesday, as investors paused for breath after a volatile Wall Street session, but deeper concerns about growth have capped broader improvements in risk sentiment....
03:56 2019-06-04

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks subdued, oil near 5-month low on U.S. inventory build Asian stocks stuttered on Thursday, dogged by the uncertainty over an intractable U.S.-China trade dispute, while oil prices flirted with five-month lows thanks to higher U.S. crude inventories and a bleaker demand outlook....
05:28 2019-06-13

Asian markets waver amid global growth, trade uncertainty Asian shares wobbled on Tuesday, U.S. Treasury yields fell and gold rose as weak global manufacturing activity reinforced worries about slowing growth while uncertainties over the prospect of a Sino-U.S. trade deal also hurt sentiment....
08:28 2019-07-02

Fears of deeper U.S.-China trade war push Asian shares to four-month low Asian stocks stumbled to a four-month low on Friday and crude oil plunged on worries the U.S.-China trade spat was developing into a more entrenched strategic dispute between the world's two largest economies, pushing investors to safe-haven assets....
05:42 2019-05-24

Asian shares rise on conciliatory trade tone but mood cautious Asian shares rose on Friday as China struck a hopeful tone on trade with the United States but continued fears about a global growth slowdown, or even a recession, capped sharp rallies....
03:42 2019-08-30

At a Historic Moment for Asian-American Candidates, Andrew Yang Leans In One of three presidential candidates with roots in the Asian-American and Pacific-Islander community, Mr. Yang has unabashedly embraced his heritage....
11:42 2019-05-22

Asian shares at one-week top on conciliatory trade tone, stimulus hopes Asian shares jumped to a one-week high on Friday as the United States and China returned to the negotiating table to resolve their tariff dispute and on hopes central banks and governments will do more to avert a global growth slowdown....
09:14 2019-08-30

Asian stocks rise on hopes for U.S.-China trade, monetary stimulus Asian stocks rose on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank will kick off another wave of monetary easing by global central banks....
03:28 2019-09-12

Asian markets rally after China's trade comments soothe nerves Stocks in Asia rallied on Friday, following Wall Street's lead. Markets are getting a boost after China gave investors a bit of a reason to be optimistic about trade talks with the United States....
10:56 2019-08-30

Watch: Asian water monitor lizard hisses at Florida man on his porch A Florida man who thought he heard his girlfriend arrive home looked outside and discovered a more shocking sight on his front porch: a massive Asian water monitor lizard....
19:56 2019-06-06

U.S. stock futures, Asian shares gain as Mexico tariffs averted U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America, while weak U.S. jobs data raised hopes for U.S. interest rate cuts....
04:42 2019-06-10

Global growth woes, trade uncertainty drag on Asian shares Asian shares wobbled on Tuesday, U.S. Treasury yields fell and gold rebounded as weak global factory activity reinforced fears about slowing growth, while doubts over whether the United States and China can pull off a trade deal also hurt sentiment....
09:28 2019-07-02

Asian stocks mostly weaker on steep Chinese factory price declines Most Asian stocks swung lower on Tuesday, weighed by Chinese markets after data showed mainland factory prices shrinking at their fastest pace in three years while reports of German stimulus plans pushed global bond prices down....
06:42 2019-09-10

India's Ronaldo Laitonjam Sets Junior Asian Cycling Record India's Ronaldo Laitonjam created a new Asian record on Tuesday by clocking 10.065 seconds in the qualifying round of the men's junior 200m time trial event....
01:42 2019-09-11

Asian stocks post modest gains on Wall Street futures, oil Asian shares eked out cautious gains on Wednesday, as higher Wall Street futures provided some relief after an overnight U.S. selloff, though deeper worries about the global economy and trade have kept a lid on sentiment....
08:00 2019-08-28

From Hollywood to Seoul: How the #MeToo movement is upending Asian entertainment industries Asia is having its own #MeToo moment, with its homegrown entertainment industries grappling with many of the issues that have ended entertainment.        ...
16:56 2019-07-17

Review: T'Wok In Karol Bagh Delivers Authentic Pan-Asian Fare At Your Doorstep One of the newest entrants in the realm of Asian food is T'Wok - A Pan-Asian Experience. T'Wok delivers good quality and authentic Pan-Asian dining experience right at your doorstep....
15:00 2019-07-23

As swine fever spreads, Asian countries cull millions of pigs In Vietnam, where officials report the disease has spread to larger-scale farming facilities, some 2.8 million pigs, representing about 10 percent of the nation's herd, have been culled. China, the world’s top pork producer, has culled about 1.1 mill...
19:28 2019-06-30

ASEAN summit – Southeast Asian nations wary of US-China trade row The US-China trade dispute is high on the ASEAN summit agenda. The bloc's leaders are set to sign an economic partnership deal at their annual meeting in Bangkok, but not all countries want Beijing's economic hegemony....
15:00 2019-06-22

Alibaba Cloud touts Asian heritage, focus as competitive advantage While coy over how the Huawei-US debacle may impact other Chinese technology vendors, Alibaba Cloud executives play up its "in Asia, for Asia" focus and investment in the region as key competitive advantage over its US competitors, including AWS, Mic...
03:56 2019-05-31

Asian shares follow Europe higher on EU relief, auto merger Asian shares tracked European gains on Tuesday, as relief over EU election results eased concerns about political difficulties in the bloc and merger news supported auto shares, although persistent concerns about trade capped regional sentiment....
04:28 2019-05-28

Asian community could prove pivotal in determining who wins Nevada in 2020 Democrats are reaching out to local AAPI advocacy groups in hopes of courting a voter base that could prove pivotal in battleground states like Nevada where the margin of error to win is razor-thin....
01:56 2019-08-03

Asian stocks rally on news that US-China trade talks will pick up again Stocks in Asia broadly rallied Thursday after Chinese officials announced that they've agreed with the United States to hold another round of trade talks in Washington next month....
17:56 2019-09-05

NYPD ‘actively’ working to recruit Asian-American women into force The NYPD is “actively working to recruit more” Asian-American female cops as the group made up just 3 percent of the total graduates in the most recent Police Academy class. Korean-American Officer Soojin Kim, 40, who works in the NYPD’s recruitment ...
08:42 2019-05-27

Trump Mimics Asian Accent During Controversial Fundraiser in the Hamptons: Report Equinox and SoulCycle owner Stephen Ross still held his Trump fundraiser this weekend because he’s not going to let a few celebrities and common folk scare him away from his love for white supremacy....
16:14 2019-08-12

China Hacked India, Other Asian Telcos To Spy On Uighur Travellers: Report Hackers working for the Chinese government have broken into telecoms networks to track Uighur travellers in Central and Southeast Asia, two intelligence officials and two security consultants who......
13:00 2019-09-06

Sneak Peek: Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast -- June 2018 "Off the cliff" is how editor Mark Galasiewski says markets are supposed to feel at this point in the patterns that are unfolding right now, in several markets across Asia....
14:38 2019-05-21

Recruiter accidentally sends racist email to Asian-American job hunter An Asian-American woman from Chicago said she received a racist email from the vice president of a recruiting firm after scheduling an interview with the company, according to a Monday report. Connie Cheung told Block Club Chicago she had applied to ...
23:42 2019-07-02

Great Lakes leaders to discuss funding Asian carp project TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Representatives of the eight states and two Canadian provinces in the Great Lakes region will meet next month to discuss helping fund a federal plan to prevent Asian carp from reaching Lake Michigan. Officials say the July...
02:42 2019-06-15

Indonesia becomes latest Southeast Asian country to return waste to the West Indonesia has sent back a consignment of Canadian paper waste, imported via the United States, because it was contaminated with material including plastic, rubber and diapers, the environment ministry said....
15:56 2019-06-17

Asian Cities Turn To Electric Vehicles In Anti-Pollution Drive Asian cities are switching to electric vehicles in a bid to tackle worsening air quality, cut climate changing emissions, and expand their public transport networks, climate experts said on Friday....
01:14 2019-09-08

Soccer: Three nations show interest to host women's Asian Cup 2022 India, Taiwan and Uzbekistan have expressed their interest in hosting the women's Asian Cup in 2022, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Saturday....
07:00 2019-06-01

Bow hunters target invasive Asian carp for sport on the Illinois River A firefighter and archery enthusiast is making some extra cash with a novel if modest contribution to the ecosystem of the Great Lakes - taking paying customers out for boat rides on the Illinois River to hunt invasive Asian carp fish with bows and a...
13:42 2019-09-20

Angry Asian-American protesters swarm Richard Carranza’s car in Brooklyn The sign-waving demonstrators couldn't see the embattled schools boss through the vehicle's tinted windows — but were able to clearly express their anger over changes to admissions policy at the city's elite schools that they believe will hurt Asian ...
06:00 2019-08-07

Asian equities buoyed by China, auto merger but gains capped Asian shares edged up on Tuesday lifted by gains in China and as auto firms climbed on merger news, but broad uncertainties over trade and economic growth kept a lid on gains....
06:56 2019-05-28

Everyone thinks Halle Berry has been cast as 'The Little Mermaid' When news broke that Halle Bailey had been cast as Ariel in the upcoming live-action version of Disney's "The Little Mermaid," the internet grew confused....
18:56 2019-07-04

Supergirl Just Cast Two Very Interesting Comics Characters The Texas Chainsaw Massacre could be coming back. Stephanie Beatriz talks about her chances of playing She-Hulk on Disney+. Plus, what to expect on The Flash, Batwoman, and Arrow, casting for The 100, and a new look at Creepshow’s return. Spoilers ge...
15:14 2019-09-20

MTV Is Breaking Barriers With the Are You the One? Cast--They're All Sexually Fluid There still hasn't been a gay Bachelor or Bachelorette, but MTV is coming for those barriers and introducing the first sexually fluid cast of hit reality series Are You the One?. The......
20:56 2019-05-30

Logistics Recruiters Cast a Virtual Net for Workers Some logistics companies looking for workers in a tight U.S. job market are casting a virtual net, using a technique called geofencing to target people as they drive by sites or even park their cars in competitors’ lots....
22:42 2019-07-02

Who Is the New Cast of Dancing With the Stars? An Instagram Investigation After a long break, Dancing with the Stars is about to make its return to ABC, and it seems like there might be some big names hitting that dance floor. Instead of letting us speculate......
23:56 2019-08-20

Bachelor in Paradise Season 6 Cast Revealed There's a new crop of Bachelor and Bachelorette veterans heading to Paradise. Several cast members of Bachelor in Paradise season six were revealed on Good Morning America. Bachelor......
16:56 2019-06-17

EU elections — Last-minute voters cast ballots Voter turnout is higher in several countries, including Germany and France, compared to the 2014 elections. Stakes are high as far-right groups and euroskeptic populist parties aim to gain ground. Read the latest here....
17:56 2019-05-26

TLC’s ‘sMothered’ Cast: Meet the mothers and daughters Your latest reality TV obsession is here — TLC’s “sMothered.” Premiering Sunday at 10 p.m., the new reality show — co-produced by the New York Post — follows four mother-daughter pairs from across the country whose relationships are, uh, a bit ...
02:14 2019-06-06

Here’s where the cast of the lost Leonardo DiCaprio movie is now Back in the 1990s, Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire made a low-budget, black and white flick with their friends — then fought for decades to keep it from seeing the light of day. While they became worldwide superstars, the others involved in the p...
14:14 2019-08-12

Keanu Reeves was almost cast in Death Stranding It seems to be the year of Keanu Reeves. Between his starring role in Cyberpunk 2077, a hilarious cameo in Netflix's Always Be My Maybe and the upcoming Bill and Ted film, 2019 is all about the Reeves.And it looks like the breathtaking actor alm...
17:28 2019-07-22

Look Who's Joined the Cast of 90 Day Fiancé: Pillow Talk Get ready to see your favorite 90 Day Fiancé couples in a whole new light. E! News can exclusively reveal 90 Day Fiancé: Pillow Talk returns with new episodes follow 90 Day Fiancé:......
02:00 2019-08-23

Lizzie McGuire Is Getting a Reboot: See the Original Cast Then and Now Kate Sanders is so yesterday. 15 years after an entire generation of millennials bid a tearful farewell to Lizzie McGuire, Disney revealed the cherished teen sitcom is officially getting......
08:14 2019-08-24

What We Do In The Shadows' cast and creators on what drew them to the show Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi’s horror comedy What We Do in the Shadows wraps up it first season finale tonight. In honor of the occasion, we caught up with the cast and creators to talk about the show....
02:42 2019-05-30

The Goonies cast is still holding out hope for a sequel The 1985 adventure movie The Goonies holds a special place in the heart of many ’80s kids. It’s kind of a Stranger Things before there was a Stranger Things, as dorky pals like Mikey, Stef, Mouth, Data, and Chunk et al. discover a treasure map that l...
23:56 2019-09-03

Big Boi and Kid Cudi join the cast of Shudder's Creepshow According to Deadline, Kid Cudi and Big Boi (billed as “two Grammy winners” by the Deadline report) have joined the cast of Shudder’s upcoming Creepshow revival. The new series, like the original movies from George Romero and Stephen King, will be an...
03:14 2019-06-21

Hum Paanch Returns: What Actress Cast As Kaajal Says The popular comedy show Hum Paanch is all set to return to television with a third season, titled Hum Paanch Phir Se. Jayashree Venkataramanan, who will be portraying the role of Kaajal bhai in the......
15:42 2019-05-21

Another Wild Rumor About the Cast of Marvel's Eternals A Wrinkle in Time’s Storm Reid could be joining the cast of The Suicide Squad. The Walking Dead spinoff casts another major character. Flash and Supergirl set photos reveal some new looks for hero and villain alike. Plus, what’s to come on The Handma...
19:28 2019-07-11

Here’s What You Need to Know About Saturday Night Live‘s Three New Cast Members Summer is ending, the leaves are changing, and a new season of Saturday Night Live is coming. Although longtime SNL favorite Leslie Jones will be missing from our screens when season 45 of the the late-night variety show kicks off on Sept. 28, viewer...
03:42 2019-09-13

Meet the Sunnyside Cast, One of the Most Diverse Groups on TV Sunnyside, NBC's new comedy co-created by and starring Kal Penn, assembled one of the most diverse casts on television...maybe ever. The new series, named after and set in New York......
02:00 2019-09-20

Where to Watch the Cast of Euphoria While You Wait for Season 2 It only been two weeks since Euphoria's first season finale, and the comedown is still so real. Sure, the breakout HBO hit will be back for a second season next year, but who can wait......
23:42 2019-08-18

The Cast of BH90210 Listing Their Possible Enemies Is the Best Scene So Far The cast of Beverly Hills, 90210 has got a stalker. After finding figurines of themselves in various states of being dead and then having their sets burned down alongside a threatening......
04:14 2019-09-05

Sixth MS-13 member busted in murder of alleged snitch Carlos Rivas-Majano A reputed MS-13 gang member was arraigned on a murder charge Thursday, making him the sixth and final member of the notorious gang busted in the 2017 machete slaying of a suspected snitch on Long Island. Luis Alejandro Varela, 21 — nicknamed &#...
01:56 2019-07-19

State Department Official Was Reportedly an Active Member of White Nationalist Group A U.S. State Department official oversaw a Washington, D.C.-area chapter of a white nationalist organization, posted racist propaganda online, and hosted other white nationalists at his home, the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Hatewatch reported on We...
02:00 2019-08-08

PM Modi Reconstitutes Niti Aayog, Appoints Amit Shah As Ex-Officio Member Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday approved reconstitution of government think-tank Niti Aayog, dropping Bibek Debroy while retaining other full-time members and including Home Minister Amit Shah......
21:14 2019-06-06

Suspected mob boss killer thought victim was ‘prominent member of the deep state’ The man accused of gunning down a Mafia kingpin on Staten Island wasn’t intending to kill a mob boss that day, his lawyer says. In his eyes, Anthony Comello was taking out “a prominent member of the deep state” — whom he alleg...
09:28 2019-07-22

Facebook Board Member Peter Thiel Calls Google 'Treasonous' and Says CIA Should Investigate Billionaire Peter Thiel has called for a federal investigation into Google’s refusal to work with the U.S. military and says that the tech giant’s relationship with the Chinese military is “treasonous,” according to a new report from Axios late Sunda...
16:42 2019-07-15

New Zealand prime minister under pressure after party member accused of sexual assault New Zealand’s prime minister is facing pressure amid allegations that her party may have covered up a sexual assault complaint against one of its staffers....
16:28 2019-09-12

Madhya Pradesh Cops Say 2 Dacoits Killed, Gang Member Refutes Claim Four days after the Madhya Pradesh police said they killed two dacoits of a gang in an encounter in the forests of Satna district, another member has claimed that it was him who had shot the two dead......
00:28 2019-09-21

Mexico's deputy foreign minister Seade met Lighthizer over tariffs: staff member Mexico's Deputy Foreign Minister Jesus Seade met with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and U.S. Chamber of Commerce head Tom Donohue over a tariff and immigration dispute, a member of Seade's staff said on Tuesday....
19:28 2019-06-04

Court Docs: Family Member Attempted To Extort $5 Million From Tyrann Mathieu According to court documents that were unsealed this morning, Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu was the victim of an extortion plot carried out by one of his distant family members. The documents describe repeated threats made by Geourvon Sears to release...
18:14 2019-05-22

It's Hobbs & Shaw Weekend! Vote For Which Member of the Fast & Furious Family is Your Favorite! Start your engines! Nearly two decades after The Fast and the Furious introduced us to the high-speed world of Dominic Toretto and his "family," two of the franchise's cast......
16:42 2019-08-01

UK Foreign Office Board Appoints Kumar Iyer First Indian-Origin Member Kumar Iyer has been appointed by the UK government as the Chief Economist of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), making him the first Indian-origin member of the department's management board....
09:42 2019-06-07

Disney family member slams Disneyland theme park over low wages after visit Abigail Disney, granddaughter of The Walt Disney Company's co-founder, Roy Disney, became "so livid" after a trip to Disneyland.       ...
07:28 2019-07-18

BJP Social Media Cell Member Arrested For Post On Assam Chief Minister In his social media posts BJP IT cell member Nitu Bora had claimed the party's government in the state was unable to protect indigenous Assamese from migrant Muslim settlers...
04:00 2019-06-14

MOVES-Former Petrobras CEO Ivan Monteiro appointed as Nubank risk committee member Brazilian financial startup Nubank has appointed former Petroleo Brasileiro SA's Chief Executive Ivan Monteiro as a member of its risk committee and finance consultant, it said on Monday in a statement....
17:42 2019-07-01

American Service Member Among 12 Killed in Suicide Attack as U.S. Nears Deal With Taliban (KABUL, Afghanistan) — A Taliban suicide car bombing in Kabul on Thursday killed a U.S. service member, a Romanian soldier and at least 10 Afghan civilians in a busy diplomatic area that includes the U.S. Embassy — the second such attack ...
16:28 2019-09-05

US attorney tells jury crips member who shot FBI agent ‘intended to kill’ U.S. Attorney Richard Donoghue himself urged a jury Monday to convict a man accused of shooting an on-duty FBI agent in the back. “If I were to walk up behind Mr. Navarro right now and shoot him in the back, you’d think ‘he just tri...
00:28 2019-07-16

The Indy 500's pit road chaos, from wild tires to an injured crew member The 2019 Indy 500 had just as much action on pit road as the track — and that's not a good thing.        ...
03:42 2019-05-27

Mexico central bank board member says this is 'game changer' after U.S. tariff threat Mexican central bank board member Jonathan Heath said on Twitter Thursday night "this is a game changer," after U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to impose a tariff on all goods coming from Mexico if the flow of illegal immigrants across the southern...
08:00 2019-05-31

81-year-old former school board member shoots at cops in wild police chase PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. — Police in Florida say an 81-year-old former Miami-Dade educator and school board member shot at officers during a chase, before crashing his car. Citing a Pembroke Pines police release, The Miami Herald reports Solomon Stinson ...
14:56 2019-06-03

Long Island Bloods member pleads guilty to drive-by shooting from 2007 A reputed member of the Bloods gang from Long Island who goes by “Live Wire” and “Debo” has pleaded guilty to the 2007 drive-by shooting death of a 15-year-old as the boy was leaving an anti-crime rally. Trendell Walker, 31, has copped to killing Alv...
05:28 2019-09-04

Border Patrol Head Was Reportedly a Member of Vile Secret Facebook Group On July 1, a ProPublica investigation revealed that thousands of current and former Border Patrol agents were members of a secret Facebook group called “I’m 10-15,” where officers mocked dead immigrants and posted violently racist and sexist memes, s...
17:28 2019-07-12

Texas boy who went viral for tying Honor Guard member's shoe wants to be police officer A young boy who stepped in to tie the shoe of an Honor Guard member during a Fourth of July parade said the viral gesture was made out of respect, expressing his desire to become a police officer when he grows up....
21:56 2019-07-09

A crew member finally confirmed the first details about Amazon’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ TV series Amazon a few days ago released the first teaser trailer for its TV series adaptation based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings universe. The teaser that many fans have been waiting for doesn’t deliver what you expect, though. Instead of...
23:14 2019-07-31

'It hurts': Yang brings own experience to bigoted comments by new 'SNL' member Shane Gillis 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang again responded to racist comments made by new "Saturday Night Live" hire Shane Gillis, saying he's faced Anti-Asian racism throughout his upbringing but also that "our country has become excessively...
15:28 2019-09-16

Trump defends cabinet member Acosta embroiled in Epstein sex-abuse case U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday defended his Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, who is under pressure from Democrats to resign over his handling of a decade-old sex abuse case against financier Jeffrey Epstein, but said he, too, would look into...
23:56 2019-07-09

James Bond film set rocked by stunt explosion that injures one crew member The set of the 25th James Bond film starring Daniel Craig was hit by an explosion when a stunt went wrong, injuring one crew member.        ...
08:00 2019-06-05

Lawmaker wants US Navy ship to be named after female service member killed in Syria The first female Navy service member killed in the battle against the Islamic State deserves the “honor” of having a U.S. Navy ship named after her, Sen. Chuck Schumer said Thursday....
20:56 2019-06-14

Canadian Armed Forces investigating member for alleged involvement in hate network The allegations were first made public on Monday, when the Winnipeg Free Press identified Master Cpl. Patrik Mathews as an alleged recruiter for the white supremacist network, The Base....
03:00 2019-08-20

Army Corps approves $778M plan to block Asian carp advance TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ commanding officer has endorsed a $778 million plan for upgrading a lock-and-dam complex near Chicago to prevent Asian carp from invading the Great Lakes. Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite sign...
16:14 2019-05-24

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares advance on U.S.-China trade hopes, ECB stimulus Asian stocks advanced on Friday as hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute and aggressive stimulus from the European Central Bank helped to counter worries about a global economic slowdown....
06:42 2019-09-13

UPDATE 2-Brazil's JBS posts strong second quarter results, bolstered by Asian demand JBS SA, the world's largest meatpacker, on Wednesday reported net income of 2.184 billion reais ($539 million) in the second quarter, beating analysts' expectations as an outbreak of African swine fever in Asia boosted exports....
06:14 2019-08-15

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks find modest support on firmer U.S. futures Asian shares eked out meagre gains on Wednesday, as higher Wall Street futures provided some relief for investors after an overnight U.S. selloff, though deeper worries about the global economy are likely to keep a lid on sentiment....
04:56 2019-08-28

Southeast Asian nations, among worst ocean polluters, aim to curb plastic debris Thai zero-waste advocate Thanaboon Somboon never leaves his home without what he calls a full "weaponry" of reusable shopping bags, coffee tumblers and stainless steel straws for his daily battle against single-use plastic....
08:56 2019-06-21

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks post modest gains on Wall St futures, oil Asian shares eked out cautious gains on Wednesday, as higher Wall Street futures provided some relief after an overnight U.S. selloff, though deeper worries about the global economy and trade have kept a lid on sentiment....
06:00 2019-08-28

Asian shares wobble on trade, political tensions; focus turns to Fed meet Asian shares got off to a shaky start on Monday as investors were cautious ahead of a closely-watched Federal Reserve meeting, while political tensions in the Middle East and Hong Kong kept risk-appetite in check....
05:28 2019-06-17

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares dither ahead of ECB outcome, euro near 2-mth lows Asian shares were cautious on Thursday, shrugging off a tech-fuelled rally on Wall Street while the euro hovered near two-month lows as soft economic data bolstered expectations of rate cuts in Europe....
05:14 2019-07-25

CBOE to Offer FLEX Index Options with Asian and Cliquet Style Settlement CHICAGO and BONITA SPRINGS, Fla., March 1, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- In remarks made at CBOE's Risk Management Conference U.S. in Bonita Springs, Florida, CBOE Holdings President and Chief Operating Officer Edward Provost today announced that the Chicago B...
07:28 2019-05-22

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hit six-week high on trade war hopes ahead of ECB Asian stocks hit a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by global central banks....
06:42 2019-09-12

Southeast Asian leaders emphasize economic strength in face of U.S.-China tensions Southeast Asian leaders agreed on Sunday to work together on the region's economy and security to strengthen their position to face growing U.S.-China tensions, as they wrapped up their summit in Bangkok....
18:14 2019-06-23

Harley-Davidson will team with Chinese firm to make motorcycle for Asian market Harley-Davidson Inc. and a Chinese firm will manufacture a "smaller, more accessible" motorcycle for sale at Harley dealerships in China next year.       ...
22:28 2019-06-19

Morgan Stanley cuts about half a dozen Asian equities jobs -sources Morgan Stanley has cut about half a dozen equity sales, trading and research jobs across Asia as part of a global cost-cutting move, people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday....
13:14 2019-05-29

White couple gave birth to Asian daughter after fertility clinic mishap A white New Jersey couple who had a daughter through IVF were stunned when the baby developed “Asian features” — and a DNA test proved the husband was not the father, according to their lawsuit against the clinic. Kristina Koedderic...
04:14 2019-09-12

Asian shares hit two-month lows as escalating Sino-U.S. trade row unnerves markets Asian shares extended their losses on Monday as a sharp escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war kept finiancial markets on edge, while the Japanese yen and bonds held near recent peaks as nervous investors stuck with perceived safe havens....
03:14 2019-08-05

Asian Shops Shun Huawei Phone Trade-Ins on Google Suspension Worries Mobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for trade-ins, as more consumers look to offload their device on worries Google suspending business with the......
17:28 2019-05-22

Asian Games: India's Mixed Team Relay Silver To Be Upgraded To Gold India's 4x400m mixed relay team of Mohammad Anas, Hima Das, Arokia Rajiv and M R Poovamma had won the silver at the Asian Games in Jakarta last year....
13:28 2019-07-20

Asian shares edge up, trade, geopolitical tensions cap gains; focus on Fed meeting Asian stocks inched higher on Monday, with a rebound in the Hong Kong market helping the mood, as investors remained cautious ahead of a closely-watched Federal Reserve meeting....
05:56 2019-06-17

Southeast Asian leaders meet, expected to discuss Rohingyas, South China Sea Southeast Asian leaders met on Sunday for a second day of a summit in Bangkok, where they were expected to discuss pressing regional issues including the plight of Myanmar's fleeing Rohingyas and the South China Sea dispute....
07:14 2019-06-23

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares falter as Trump-Xi trade jitters build Asian shares stumbled on Friday amid rising doubts that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping this weekend could lead to an easing of trade tensions....
08:42 2019-06-28

Asian shares nudge higher on stimulus hopes, recession fears ease Asian shares extended their gains on Tuesday as hopes for stimulus in major economies tempered anxiety about a global recession, boosting riskier assets and drawing money from safe-havens such as bonds and gold....
05:00 2019-08-20

Asian shares wobble amid trade, geopolitical tensions; focus on Fed meeting Asian shares wobbled near one-week lows on Monday as investors turned cautious ahead of a closely-watched Federal Reserve meeting, while political tensions in the Middle East and Hong Kong kept risk appetite in check....
10:42 2019-06-17

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks at 6-week highs as trade war gloom lifts before ECB Asian stocks advanced to a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade relations and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by global central banks....
08:14 2019-09-12

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares advance on U.S.-China trade progress, ECB easing Asian stocks advanced on Friday as hints of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and aggressive stimulus from the European Central Bank helped counter worries about a global economic slowdown....
06:42 2019-09-13

Asian shares stumble, dollar firms as Fed dampens bets on more rate cuts Asian shares fell to six-week lows on Thursday while the dollar jumped to two-year highs as the U.S. Federal Reserve poured cold water on market expectations of a lengthy easing cycle following a 25 basis-point rate cut....
06:42 2019-08-01

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares at 1-wk top on conciliatory trade tone, stimulus hopes Asian shares jumped to a one-week high on Friday as the United States and China returned to the negotiating table to resolve their tariff dispute and on hopes central banks and governments will do more to avert a global growth slowdown....
09:42 2019-08-30

Asian shares reel, bonds surge as Trump stokes recession risks Asian shares sank and sovereign bonds surged on Friday as investors feared U.S. President Donald Trump's shock move to slap tariffs on Mexico risked tipping the United States, and maybe the whole world, into recession....
03:56 2019-05-31

Asian Achievers Awards: Paralympics-GB coach and London chef among those shortlisted at ceremony An England cricketer, a Paralympics-GB coach and an award-winning London chef are among those in the running to take home trophies at the Asian Achievers Awards tonight....
21:28 2019-09-06

Asian banks face threat from profit plunge, digital rivals: McKinsey Asia-Pacific banks must radically reform and slash costs or else they will eventually be forced to put themselves up for sale, as rapidly increasing competition from technology firms moving into banking transforms the sector, consultancy McKinsey sai...
18:28 2019-07-01

European and Asian chemical producers will benefit from reduced Saudi supply, analyst says David Begleiter, managing director of chemicals and agriculture at Deutsche Bank, discusses the potential long-term impact of the attacks on Saudi Arabia's crucial oil production facilities....
13:42 2019-09-18

Asian shares fall on weak data as focus shifts to rate cuts Asian shares fell on Tuesday as weak economic indicators and an intensifying Sino-U.S. trade war inflamed concerns about global growth, supporting safe-haven assets such as bonds....
10:01 2019-06-04

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares near 1-wk top on soothing trade tone, overall mood cautious Asian shares jumped to a one-week high on Friday as the United States and China showed a willingness to resolve their trade dispute by returning to the negotiating table, though lingering recession fears tempered some of the enthusiasm....
09:42 2019-08-30

FOREX-Trade war hits Asian markets, pushing dollar to 4-week high Signs that Asia is already feeling the pinch from a trade conflict between the United States and China pushed the U.S. dollar to a four-week high on Tuesday, while higher U.S. Treasury yields helped the move....
17:00 2019-05-21

Asian shares catch Wall Street's Fed cheer; dollar remains weak Asian shares tracked the Wall Street rally on Wednesday after U.S. central bank comments pointed to the increasing prospects of an interest rate cut, boosting investor sentiment and pushing the dollar lower....
04:14 2019-06-05

Asian stocks bounce on Wall Street's Fed cheer; dollar stays weak Asian shares tracked Wall Street's rally on Wednesday, after U.S. central bank comments pointed to increasing prospects of an interest rate cut, boosting investor sentiment and pushing the dollar lower....
07:28 2019-06-05

Job recruiter accidentally sent racist email to Asian-American woman after she set up interview: report An Asian-American woman from Chicago said she received a racist email from the vice president of a recruiting firm after scheduling an interview with the company, according to a Monday report.  ...
09:56 2019-07-02

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hobbled by fading expectations for aggressive Fed rate cut Asian stocks struggled to rebound on Tuesday as investors came to terms with sharply reduced expectations the Federal Reserve will deliver a large interest rate cut at the end of July....
05:28 2019-07-09

Privacy Missteps Cast Cloud Over Digital Assistants A series of privacy missteps in recent months has raised fresh concerns over the future of voice-controlled digital assistants, a growing market seen by some as the next frontier in computing....
20:00 2019-08-03

The Big Little Lies Cast Talks the Magic of Meryl Streep Two words: Meryl. Streep. Three words: Big. Little. Lies. A sentence: Meryl. Streep. In. Big. Little. Lies. The queen makes her debut on a show full of queens next......
04:00 2019-05-31

90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days Season 3: Meet the Foreigner Cast Before the K1 visa marriage process comes courtship, and TLC's cameras are there to capture it all once again for 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days season three. Premiering......
22:56 2019-08-01

Even some of Deadwood's deadest cast members are back for the movie This Friday, HBO’s Deadwood will return after 13 years away to properly end its story with a full-length movie set a decade after the third season’s conclusion. You might think, given how much time has passed, that many of the series’ actors would ha...
19:00 2019-05-28

The Midsommar cast on why there's really no safe time to watch the movie After he terrorized us in the dark with his debut feature, director Ari Aster is back with his follow-up, Midsommar, “a dread-soaked cinematic fairytale where a world of darkness unfolds in broad daylight.” Ahead of its release on Wednesday, we sat d...
06:14 2019-07-02

Chris Messina joins the cast of The Sinner for season 3 Good news for Danny Castellano fans: Veteran of several TV series Chris Messina (not just The Mindy Project, but The Newsroom, Damages, Six Feet Under) heads back to the small screen after his successful turn as Detective Richard Willis in HBO’s pres...
21:28 2019-08-02

Monse cast 30 dogs to showcase its new puppy-and-me collection Since launching their label in 2015, Monse designers Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia have found innovative ways to bring casual chic to sculptural suiting, season after season. Their pre-fall ’19 collection was no exception, featuring a patchwork motif...
15:56 2019-05-22