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New method visualizes groups of neurons as they compute

Using a fluorescent probe that lights up when brain cells are electrically active, MIT and Boston University researchers have shown that they can image the activity of many neurons at once, in the brains of mice. This...

New method visualizes groups of neurons as they compute

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Researchers propose aggressive new method to eradicate online hate groups A team of researchers from George Washington University and the University of Miami recently published the results of a study to determine the ecological makeup of online hate groups. Based on their findings, they’ve come up with four strategies to d...
00:56 2019-08-23

In her mind, Mallory Martin visualizes herself becoming a UFC fighter Mallory Martin has incorporated visualization and other mental training techniques into her MMA preparation. She'll try and bring her visions to a reality on DWCS....
19:56 2019-08-20

Scientists unveil 3D microscope that visualizes cells without damaging them There's a problem in cell biology research: to study what happens inside a cell, it has to be destroyed. When scientists use a traditional microscope to observe a cell, they use stains -- chemicals that color parts of the cell to make them visib...
15:00 2019-07-16

Neurons’ “antennae” are unexpectedly active in neural computation Most neurons have many branching extensions called dendrites that receive input from thousands of other neurons. Dendrites aren’t just passive information-carriers, however. According to a new study from MIT, they appear to play a surprisingly large ...
19:42 2019-06-06

Supercomputer simulates 77,000 neurons in the brain in real-time A brain-inspired computer can simulate part of the sensory cortex in real time, using tens of thousands of virtual neurons. It is the first time such a complex simulation has run this fast...
14:56 2019-10-08

Intel’s Pohoiki Beach is a neuromorphic computer capable of simulating 8 million neurons At DARPA's Electronics Resurgence Initiative 2019 in Michigan, Intel introduced a new neuromorphic computer capable of simulating 8 million neurons.Read More...
21:56 2019-07-15

AI is changing the entire nature of compute Machine learning, especially deep learning, is forcing a re-evaluation of how chips and systems are designed that will change the direction of the industry for decades to come....
18:28 2019-06-30

Why OpenPOWER's royalty-free ISA is set to transform enterprise compute Now, the POWER ISA can be integrated, royalty-free, making the architecture the high-performance counterpart to RISC-V. IBM is publishing reference implementations to help companies get started....
03:56 2019-08-21

Huawei eyes AI prowess, invests in compute power Chinese tech giant unveils ambitious plans to build the architecture needed to meet growing demand for more compute power and artificial intelligence, pledging to do so on an "open" ecosystem" and launching an AI training cluster that it says is 10 s...
04:56 2019-09-19

Huawei unleashes AI chip, touting more compute power than competitors Chinese tech giant announces the commercial launch of its Ascend 910 artificial intelligence (AI) chip, touting its low power consumption of 310W, as well as AI computing framework MindSpore, which will go open source in the first quarter of 2020....
19:28 2019-08-23

Intel unveils ambient PC prototype, AI on PC Development Kit, and NUC Compute Element At Computex 2019's Technology Open House in Taiwan, Intel unveiled an ambient PC prototype, AI on PC Development Kit, and NUC Compute Element.Read More...
04:14 2019-05-29

Google extends Compute Engine use discounts to GPUs, SSDs, and TPU Pods Google Cloud Platform -- specifically Compute Engine -- is about to get substantially cheaper, thanks to use discounts for GPUs, TPUs, and SSDs.Read More...
18:42 2019-06-05

Chip design drastically reduces energy needed to compute with light MIT researchers have developed a novel “photonic” chip that uses light instead of electricity — and consumes relatively little power in the process. The chip could be used to process massive neural networks millions of times more efficiently than tod...
22:14 2019-06-05

Google’s Private Join and Compute gives companies data insights while preserving privacy Google's Private Join and Compute, which is now available in open source, allows companies to glean insights from data sets without sacrificing privacy.Read More...
20:14 2019-06-19

Google open sources Private Join and Compute, a tool for sharing confidential data sets Private Join and Compute is a cryptographic protocol that can be used jointly by two parties to encrypt data before sharing it with each other to discover commonalities....
00:00 2019-06-20

Sperm separation method may allow sex selection in IVF Technique is based on differences in movement of sperm with X chromosome and Y chromosomeA new sperm separation technique may one day allow prospective parents undergoing IVF to choose whether they have a boy or a girl before fertilisation takes plac...
22:14 2019-08-16

Simplify Your Budget With the Kakeibo Method When I wrote about my success tracking my expenses by hand, a reader said I might want to try the kakeibo method. “Oh no,” I feared, “A more complicated method of what I’m already doing.”...
03:42 2019-07-12

Deleted WhatsApp Messages? You Can Recover Them Using This Method Have you accidentally deleted a chat on WhatsApp and you don't know how to restore it? Follow this guide as we tell how you can restore deleted WhatsApp chats through cloud backup and phone's......
14:42 2019-08-12

New Cocoa-Pricing Method Makes for a Hot Commodity Cocoa prices are surging as traders grapple with a new method for pricing exports designed to alleviate poverty among farmers in Ivory Coast and Ghana, the world’s largest growers of the chocolate ingredient....
10:56 2019-10-10

AT&T is the first major US carrier to offer a new method of payment AT&T has just announced that all customers accessing some of its services can now pay for them using cryptocurrency. The new option is available through BitPay and allows consumers to pay their online bills with virtual currency. Coming for the first...
04:14 2019-05-24

Sperm separation method may allow gender selection in IVF Technique is based on differences in movement of sperm with X chromosome and Y chromosomeA new sperm separation technique may one day allow prospective parents undergoing IVF to choose whether they have a boy or a girl before fertilisation takes plac...
08:14 2019-08-14

'No, you're corrupt!': why there's method in Trump's playground taunts The president’s tactic of redirecting accusations of misconduct back at his accuser is childish, petty … and surprisingly effective“No, you are.”Since he first emerged from the primordial muck of reality TV, Donald Trump has responded to attacks from...
09:00 2019-09-24

Invisible Ink on Nile Papyrus Revealed by Groundbreaking Method The first thing that catches an archaeologist's eye on the small piece of papyrus from Elephantine Island on the Nile is the apparently blank patch.  ...
18:28 2019-08-21

SCOTUS won’t revive Alabama ban on abortion method The Supreme Court decided Friday it will not revive Alabama's attempt to ban the most commonly used procedure in second-trimester abortions after the measure was blocked by lower courts. (June 28)        ...
02:42 2019-06-29

Researchers have invented a method to prevent (or reverse) obesity Dr. Shu Wang may have stumbled upon the cure for obesity. Dr. Wang, an associate professor at Texas Tech, believes that nanotechnology could prevent, or even reverse, obesity — a problem affecting one in three Americans. Obesity is characterized by a...
05:42 2019-09-07

Stratasys' MakerBot launches Method X, a 3D printing workstation The Method X is designed to produce manufacturing grade parts with ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) material, a 100 degree Celsius chamber and Stratasys SR-30 soluble supports....
16:56 2019-08-01

Lawyers in a Murder Trial Clash Over a DNA Forensics Method The first trial in which genetic genealogy helped identify a suspect is now underway, and the two sides are sparring over the limits of the new technique....
04:42 2019-06-18

College students think they learn less with an effective teaching method Enlarge (credit: US Dept. of Education) One of the things that's amenable to scientific study is how we communicate information about science. Science education should, in theory at least, produce a scientifically literate public and prepare those ...
11:00 2019-09-05

Machine learning method may predict skin cancer, study says A new non-imaging method has shown accuracy in spotting skin cancer. This machine learning technique can predict the development of non-melanoma with 89 percent sensitivity...
18:14 2019-09-12

New method classifies brain cells based on electrical signals For decades, neuroscientists have relied on a technique for reading out electrical “spikes” of brain activity in live, behaving subjects that tells them very little about the types of cells they are monitoring. In a new study, researchers at the Univ...
21:14 2019-08-22

NASA's method of paying for its giant rocket belongs in the Apollo era Contracts that leave NASA meeting all the extra development costs for its Space Launch System make no sense when firms like SpaceX offer fixed-price flights...
20:56 2019-05-21

Catheter method may help stroke victims get back to normal, trial suggests Endovascular thrombectomy, a method of removing blood clots by threading a small catheter through an artery, helped 31 percent of stroke patients regain functional independence, according to a clinical trial....
23:14 2019-07-31

A New Method Of Spotting Deepfake Videos Looks For the Subtle Movements We Don't Realize We Make The quality and speed at which videos can now be faked using neural networks and deep learning processes promises to make the upcoming presidential election even more of a nightmare. But by exploiting something overlooked in current deepfake techniqu...
04:56 2019-06-22

The Internet’s horrifying new method for installing Google apps on Huawei phones Enlarge / Lzplay.net. I don't speak Chinese, but that's "Something, something Google Play..." You know what, I'm just going to click the blue button and install whatever this is. As you probably know, the Trump administration banned US companies ...
11:14 2019-10-03

FDA says new testing method found unacceptable levels of impurities in heartburn drugs The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday it found "unacceptable levels" of a cancer-causing impurity in limited testing using low-heat method of samples of heartburn medicines such as Zantac containing the ingredient ranitidine....
16:28 2019-10-02

Hunter Gatherer Society Has a Time-Tested, Secret Method to Traverse the Rainforest How do human foragers find food or the way home in rainforests, where heavy vegetation limits visibility, without a map, compass, or smartphone? ...
01:56 2019-07-24

Media company used an ingenious method to catch Google copying its work "red-handed" Have you ever done a Google Search for the lyrics to a specific song? A company called Genius Media Group wants you to click the link from Search to its own app. However, as reported yesterday by The Wall Street Journal, Genius is miffed at the Alpha...
21:28 2019-06-17

Gordon Ramsay weight loss: US MasterChef star sheds more than 3st by using simple method GORDON Ramsay, best known for swearing in Kitchen Nightmares and hosting America's MasterChef, has revealed the simple method he used to shed nearly 4st....
13:28 2019-07-02

North Korea chief negotiator welcomes Trump's call for 'new method' at talks North Korea's chief nuclear negotiator welcomed on Friday U.S. President Donald Trump's suggestion that a "new method" be used in talks on Pyongyang's nuclear weapons programs....
05:28 2019-09-21

Jason Mewes can’t escape Jay and Silent Bob in his crummy meta-comedy Madness In The Method The opening scene of Madness In The Method offers a glimpse of an alternate-world acting career for Jason Mewes. Mewes is best known as Jay, the more verbally expressive half of the Clerks-born, Jersey-centric comic duo Jay and Silent Bob, created by...
21:28 2019-08-02

The London method: a look back at Boris Johnson's stint as Mayor as he battles to become PM A strong, competitive team, an obsession with big projects, and never a dull moment — Boris Johnson's stint as Mayor is his blueprint for the top job. Julian Glover inspects his record, and asks what we could expect from him as PM...
18:14 2019-07-10

A lawsuit says Mississippi’s method of electing statewide officials is racist and dilutes the black vote JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A lawsuit says Mississippi’s method of electing statewide officials is racist and dilutes the black vote. The post A lawsuit says Mississippi’s method of electing statewide officials is racist and dilutes the black v...
17:00 2019-05-30

The ketogenic diet is rising in popularity, but some health professionals say it’s not a sustainable weight control method (WPTV) Danielle Malone worked hard to get to where she is today, shedding weight and feeling better. She’s on a modified ketogenic diet. “For me, lowering the carb intake, I was able to move around better. My joints felt better,” Ma...
07:42 2019-06-01

Selma Blair reveals MS spasms coping method in bathtub selfie: 'I don't mind being ridiculed' Selma Blair this week revealed she was once “ridiculed” for attempting to assuage her multiple sclerosis (MS) spasms by bringing a towel into the bath with her. ...
21:28 2019-07-24

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

Meet the dog thespians of 'A Dog's Journey,' a mutt method-acting masterclass 'A Dog's Journey' follows one dog's spirit as it is reincarnated through many precious pooches. Meet the stars of this animal acting tour de force.        ...
14:31 2019-05-21

How Gun Control Groups Are Catching Up to the N.R.A. The gun lobby has structural advantages and a Senate aligned with its stance. But activists have increased financing and grass-roots energy as they pursue their cause....
04:56 2019-08-05

U.S. abortion rights groups sue over Missouri law Prominent U.S. abortion rights groups Planned Parenthood and the American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit late on Tuesday in an effort to stop a new Missouri law that bans almost all terminations of pregnancies after eight weeks....
17:42 2019-07-31

Beekeeper groups sue EPA over pesticide decision In the latest confrontation between the bee industry and the Trump administration, a group of concerned beekeepers have sued the Environmental Protection Agency over its July decision to expand the use of a pesticide that's known to harm bees and oth...
21:56 2019-09-23

Far-right groups and Antifa face off in Portland A heavy police presence largely kept members of far-right groups separated from far-left, anti-fascist activists at a downtown park Saturday.        ...
00:00 2019-08-18

Some Of EVE Online's Most Powerful Groups Are Heading For War EVE Online is infamous for many things: scams that leave their victims devastated, player-created empires that span the stars, and perhaps most for war. The wars of EVE involve thousands of players across the globe, all focused on singular goals. Th...
03:14 2019-05-24

Facebook Groups Will Soon Lose Their Stories Feature Facebook is shutting down this feature on September 26. Soon, the existing group stories will be deleted and users won't be able to post new stories....
23:42 2019-09-21

Tuberculosis rates down in most U.S. children, but still high in some groups (Reuters Health) - Over the past decade, the number of children and teens in the U.S diagnosed with tuberculosis has decreased by nearly half, according to a new study....
11:14 2019-09-03

Environmental groups sue over offshore drilling rule changes NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Environmental groups are challenging what they view as the Trump administration’s decision to weaken critical safety rules created after the nation’s worst offshore drilling disaster. National groups including Earthjust...
22:28 2019-06-11

Portland Protests: Far-Right Groups and Antifa Face Off Conservative groups are urging the United States to label Antifa a domestic terrorist group. President Trump said the city was “being watched very closely.”...
20:56 2019-08-17

UN experts: More armed groups in Congo willing to surrender U.N. experts say a growing number of armed groups in Congo appear willing to surrender under the right conditions following January's inauguration of opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi as president....
02:42 2019-06-14

Gun safety groups push for Red Flag laws TUCSON – Kelley Ireland is a volunteer with Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense in America. After the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, Moms Demand Action is calling for Red Flag laws across the country. “If we had Red Flag ...
16:00 2019-08-21

Among Some Hate Groups, Porn Is Viewed as a Conspiracy Buried in the manifestoes of some extremists are attacks on the porn industry, which is blamed for their own struggles and what they perceive as society’s decline....
20:28 2019-06-07

NSA vs. civil liberties groups on phone surveillance U.S. intelligence officials have asked Congress to permanently extend a controversial program that has allowed the National Security Agency to collect millions of telephone records. Civil liberties groups aren’t happy about it....
19:28 2019-09-06

Environmental groups say they'll sue over green sea turtle habitat The United States should designate more critical habitat for the endangered green sea turtle, according to three environmental groups that say they will sue the government to declare additional protected areas....
08:14 2019-08-15

A Mosaic of Groups Competes in Israel’s Election Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong a factor in voting as views on particular issues. Here’s a guide in words and pictures....
01:14 2019-09-18

At least 60 killed in Sudan crackdown, say protest groups Many demonstrators caught up in attack in Khartoum are still unaccounted forParamilitaries killed at least 60 people when they attacked pro-democracy protesters in Khartoum, civil society groups in Sudan have said.Previous estimates put the number of...
15:01 2019-06-05

Crackdown trips up human rights groups Social media platforms, under pressure to block extremists, are sometimes also cracking down on human rights advocates and other legitimate content, according to a new report....
10:14 2019-06-14

How Facebook Handles Speech in 'Secret' Groups Facebook enforces complex guidelines against hate speech, abuse and other categories when it comes to users' posts to their friends or to the public....
16:14 2019-07-03

Both far-right and antifa groups claim victory in Portland PORTLAND, Ore. — With both the left and the right declaring victory following a long-hyped rally that had Portland, Oregon, on edge it seems the liberal city will continue to be a flashpoint in an increasingly divided country. City officials were mos...
23:28 2019-08-19

Climate groups call for SUVs to be banned Climate groups including Greenpeace and Deutsche Umwelthilfe called on Monday for sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) to be banned as part of a wider campaign to curb pollution by the auto industry....
17:42 2019-09-09

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

Antifa and Far-Right Groups Face Off in Portland as Trump Weighs In Conservative groups are urging the United States to label Antifa a domestic terrorist group. President Trump said the city was “being watched very closely.”...
21:42 2019-08-18

Marches by far-right, anti-fascist groups lead to clashes PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Competing demonstrations spilled into the streets of downtown Portland on Saturday, with fights breaking out in places as marchers clashed. At least three groups had planned rallies or demonstrations at different sites in the ci...
06:42 2019-06-30

Modern Humans Interbred With At Least Five Archaic Human Groups Genetic analysis has revealed that the ancestors of modern humans interbred with at least five different archaic human groups as they moved out of Africa and across Eurasia. ...
03:00 2019-07-18

Environmental groups sue Trump administration over changes to Endangered Species Act Several environmental groups sued the U.S. Department of the Interior to block a significant rollback of the Endangered Species Act.        ...
07:28 2019-08-22

These tiny robots tackle tasks in groups, just like insects On its own, a single ant can only accomplish so much, but you toss it into the mix with a couple hundred of its peers and suddenly the capabilities of the group are exponentially greater than the sum of its parts. Could the same be true of robots? So...
06:28 2019-07-12

Marginalized groups hit hardest by inequality and stigma in cities Millicent Auma Otieno, a Kenya-based human rights and community activist, campaigns on behalf of women and persons with disabilities who face stigmatization, as a result of cultural and religious beliefs.  In an interview with UN News, Ms. Otieno rei...
09:28 2019-08-27

Right, left wing groups conduct competing D.C. rallies WASHINGTON - More than 200 Trump supporters from Proud Boys, an alt-right group, and a larger number of counterprotesters confronted each other at the Freedom Plaza....
20:42 2019-07-07

U.S. utility groups Avangrid and PPL hold merger talks - FT U.S. utility companies Avangrid Inc and PPL Corporation are in talks to combine their business, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the matter....
14:56 2019-10-12

Groups sue over Alabama abortion law; judge blocks Mississippi ban The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and Planned Parenthood filed a lawsuit on Friday challenging a law enacted by Alabama last week that bans nearly all abortions and makes performing the procedure a felony punishable by up to 99 years in priso...
02:00 2019-05-25

Crowdfunding for surgery is a 'distressing' trend, medical groups say ‘Something is seriously wrong if a terminally ill girl with a brain tumour has to raise $120,000,’ one doctor saysTwo of Australia’s leading health bodies have criticised the use of crowdfunding to pay for surgery, saying examples of patients having ...
11:28 2019-05-28

U.S. environmental groups sue over Trump auto emissions move Nine U.S. environmental groups sued the U.S. Transportation Department on Friday over its effort to bar California from setting tailpipe emissions and electric vehicle requirements....
04:56 2019-09-28

One of Europe's most 'prolific' criminal groups busted -- Europol One of Europe's most prolific crime groups involved in large-scale drug trafficking, money laundering, and assassinations has been dismantled, Europol said Wednesday....
20:42 2019-05-22

Israeli Vote Hinges on a Mosaic of Competing Groups Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong a factor in voting as views on particular issues. Here’s a guide in words and pictures....
11:14 2019-09-17

Groups threaten to sue over nuclear weapons work at US labs LOS ALAMOS, NM — Nuclear watchdog groups say they will sue if the US government doesn’t conduct a nationwide programmatic environmental review of its plans to expand production of key components for the nation’s nuclear arsenal. Federal officials hav...
00:28 2019-09-21

Uber: Drivers tell us through focus groups and surveys they don’t want to be employees Uber agrees workers must be protected. We’ve proposed a progressive approach to ensure security and flexibility, writes chief legal officer Tony West       ...
12:14 2019-09-17

Israeli Election Hinges on a Mosaic of Competing Groups Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong a factor in voting as views on particular issues. Here’s a guide in words and pictures....
14:42 2019-09-17

Environmental groups sue over Trump auto emissions move Nine U.S. environmental groups sued the U.S. Transportation Department on Friday over its effort to bar California from setting tailpipe emissions and electric vehicle requirements....
18:56 2019-09-27

International groups focused on Venezuela crisis meet at UN Two international groups trying to foster a solution to the political and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela want to get buy-in from countries supporting embattled President Nicolás Maduro....
22:14 2019-06-03

Koch-Backed Groups Launch Campaign to End War in Afghanistan In a first, a grassroots organization backed by billionaire Charles Koch and typically focused on domestic priorities is broadening its focus and calling for an end to the war in Afghanistan. Americans for Prosperity on Wednesday scheduled the start ...
10:56 2019-09-18

Conservation groups want U.S. to pressure Canada to protect right whales Nine U.S.-based organizations have sent an 11-page letter to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration expressing "deep concern" over the continued entanglement of right whales in Canadian waters....
20:56 2019-09-18

This map connects Russia’s deadly malware to the espionage groups behind them Notorious threat actors like Potao Express, BlackEnergy and Turla account for as many as 79 unique malware families that have been used to infiltrate European government and military computers and target “high-value” entities across Ukraine, Russia, ...
07:28 2019-09-25

US business groups relieved Mexican tariffs averted The nation's leading business groups expressed relief Saturday over the White House's announcement it had reached a deal with Mexico and would be dropping plans to place tariffs on its goods....
01:42 2019-06-09

Tax groups cheer new trucking rule, to save $274M A tweak to rules governing the time truckers must rest is winning cheers from tax reform and conservative groups because it could save consumers $274 million....
20:00 2019-09-03

Ecuador indigenous groups, workers keep pressure on Moreno Ecuadorean indigenous and union organizations kept protests going on Saturday and promised no let-up in their push to overturn austerity measures by President Lenin Moreno's government that have convulsed the nation for three days....
01:28 2019-10-06

French lawmakers sound the alarm on ultra-right groups French lawmakers are calling on President Emmanuel Macron’s government to devote more resources to investigating and shutting down potentially violent ultra-right nationalist groups...
18:14 2019-06-13

Aid groups: Migrant humanitarian crisis looming in Bosnia Aid groups are warning of a developing humanitarian crisis in Bosnia as more migrants make their way to one of Europe's poorest and most volatile countries....
09:56 2019-06-13

India Seeks Better Cooperation At UN To Deal With Terror Groups India has called for increased cooperation between the UN and organisations such as the Financial Action Task Force to deal with terrorist groups and transnational organised criminal networks that......
14:28 2019-10-05

Far-right Facebook groups 'spreading hate to millions in Europe' Avaaz uncovers 500 accounts using fake news to spread white supremacy messageA web of far-right Facebook accounts spreading fake news and hate speech to millions of people across Europe has been uncovered by the campaign group Avaaz.Facebook, which i...
07:28 2019-05-22

Hate groups ‘maintaining a presence’ in Pacific Northwest SPOKANE, Wash. — Nearly two decades after the Aryan Nations’ Idaho compound was demolished, far-right extremists are maintaining a presence in the Pacific Northwest. White nationalism has been on the rise across the US, but it has particular resonanc...
20:56 2019-05-27

U.S. abortion rights groups fight new Missouri law in court Opponents of a new law in Missouri restricting most abortions after eight weeks of pregnancy will ask a federal judge on Monday to stop the law from taking effect this week....
19:42 2019-08-26

Google will work with LGBTQ+ groups on harassment policies In the wake of YouTube's controversial decision not to pull videos containing homophobic and racist attacks, Google CEO Sundar Pichai wrote an internal email acknowledging that "the LGBTQ+ community has felt a lot of pain and frustration over re...
03:28 2019-06-13

North Korean hacking groups and copycats are going after financial institutions State-sponsored and criminal actors are mounting a wide array of cyber attacks against the global finance industry with an aim to steal data and sabotage trading systems, according to new research. The report, published by Finnish cybersecurity firm ...
20:00 2019-08-01

Watch: Jewish groups protest ‘concentration camps’ on border Using a comparison to "concentration camps" that some Jewish groups consider offensive, some others are embracing the term to take action against the immigration detention centers at the U.S.-Mexico border....
20:14 2019-07-17

U.S. Chamber of Commerce, other business groups oppose Trump on 'Dreamers' The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, other business groups and companies including Amazon.com Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google have filed a brief at the U.S. Supreme Court opposing President Donald Trump's effort to end a program that protects from deportation...
05:14 2019-10-05

A new name for a new agenda: One of the food industry's biggest trade groups rebrands itself After suffering an exodus of members, the Grocery Manufacturers Association on Thursday will announce it's changing its name to Consumer Brands Association next year....
05:14 2019-09-26

Ethnic community groups fighting city on Ubers, Lyfts cap Groups representing New York’s Pakistani and Bangladeshi communities, Hispanic business owners and black pastors have joined Uber’s campaign to stop the city from indefinitely extending its cap on new for-hire vehicles. Recent letters fro...
04:14 2019-08-02

Facebook's crackdown on dangerous content in groups could backfire, experts say Critics say ‘proactive’ approach could make questionable content harder to detectFacebook is changing its rules on private groups amid growing criticism that some closed communities on the platform are uniting extremists and spreading fake news.The c...
01:56 2019-08-15

Two German fibre groups for sale; buyer could combine them -sources Two German fibre-optic networks operators are coming up for sale, presenting an opportunity for a potential buyer to create a sizeable player in a fragmented market where Deutsche Telekom dominates, sources close to the matter said....
17:56 2019-08-01

U.S. rights groups ask courts to freeze Trump asylum rule The American Civil Liberties Union and other groups that sued to block the Trump administration's latest initiative to bar almost all asylum-seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border have asked courts to freeze the measure while their cases are heard....
23:42 2019-07-17

UPDATE 1-U.S. utility groups Avangrid and PPL hold merger talks -FT U.S. utility companies Avangrid Inc and PPL Corporation are in talks to combine their business, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the matter....
14:56 2019-10-12

China to restrict visas for Americans linked to certain groups: report The Chinese government plans to restrict visas for some Americans, specifically those employed by the U.S. intelligence community and certain human rights groups, according to a report....
19:14 2019-10-09

"Many Have Concerns" Pak Terror Groups May Attack India Post J&K Move: US The United States on Tuesday voiced fears of many countries that following abrogation of Jammu and Kashmir's temporary special status, Pakistani terrorists might launch attacks in India, unless......
07:14 2019-10-02

At least 544 civilians killed in Russian-led assault in Syria, rights groups say Syrian Network for Human Rights says two-month offensive has left 130 children deadAt least 544 civilians have been killed and over 2,000 people injured since a Russian-led assault on the last rebel bastion in north-western Syria began two months ago...
08:42 2019-07-07

Didn't Tell The Truth; 40 Terror Groups Were Operating In Pak: Imran Khan Successive governments in Pakistan did not tell the truth to the United States, in particular in the last 15 years, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Tuesday, adding that there were 40......
07:56 2019-07-24

New trade minister Liz Truss had private talks in US with libertarian groups Fears for weakening of UK’s food safety and animal welfare standards in any deal with AmericaThe cabinet minister in charge of negotiating a new US trade deal met with a series of rightwing American thinktanks to discuss deregulation and the benefits...
09:28 2019-08-04

| Activists 'abducted' ahead of Zimbabwe protests: rights groups At least six opposition and rights activists were abducted and tortured by unidentified assailants in Zimbabwe ahead of planned protests against worsening economic problems, rights groups charged Thursday....
13:00 2019-08-16

Groups sue to block Trump administration's expansion of rapid deportations Advocacy groups sued the Trump administration on Tuesday in an effort to block a rule published last month that expands the number of migrants who can be subject to a sped-up deportation process without oversight by an immigration judge....
05:14 2019-08-07

Lao activist latest asylum-seeker to go missing in Thailand: right groups A political activist from Laos who fled to Thailand has gone missing after seeking refugee status with the United Nations, the latest in a series of disappearances of refugees and asylum-seekers in the region, rights groups said on Friday....
09:28 2019-09-06

Tracking online hate groups reveals why they’re resilient to bans Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | NurPhoto ) Social networks have struggled to figure out how to handle issues like threats of violence and the presence of hate groups on their platforms. But a new study suggests that attempts to limit the latter run...
23:00 2019-08-24

Pinterest will direct vaccine searches to major health groups Pinterest Inc users searching for vaccine-related information will be shown results from leading public health groups, in an effort to combat health misinformation on the site, the social media company said in a blog post on Wednesday....
20:56 2019-08-29

Bury MP and fans groups call for inquiry into CVA and football regulation • FSA and James Frith raise questions with insolvency bodies• EFL says expulsion unlikely to be reversed despite late offersThe Bury North MP, James Frith, has called for an Insolvency Service investigation into the company voluntary arrangement (CVA...
09:28 2019-08-29

Pinterest will only surface legitimate vaccine info from health groups Pinterest is doubling down on its efforts to prevent the spread of anti-vaxxer misinformation on its social media network. Starting today, when Pinterest users search for terms like "measles" and "vaccine safety," they'll only see pins created b...
02:42 2019-08-29

Iraqi leaders condemn air raids targeting paramilitary groups Iraq’s President Barham Salih and Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on Monday condemned air strikes on Sunday that hit bases and weapons depots belonging to Iraqi paramilitary groups, which the factions had blamed on Israel....
21:42 2019-08-26

Environmental groups sue Trump administration for weakening Endangered Species Act More than half a dozen environmental groups on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the Endangered Species Act....
09:14 2019-08-22

Environmental groups sue to block Trump Endangered Species Act rollback More than half a dozen environmental groups filed a lawsuit this week against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the Endangered Species Act....
22:56 2019-08-22

World must stamp out persecution of religious groups, Guterres declares on new UN Day UN chief António Guterres called for an end to the persecution of religious groups on Thursday, the first ever International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion and Belief....
02:00 2019-08-23

The parents using Facebook groups to reclaim their murdered kids' legacies Following their children’s deaths, parents are using social media groups to share stories, find justice and process their griefSign up for the project newsletterEarly on 20 April 2018, Joseph Alexander woke up to a multitude of text messages, missed ...
06:14 2019-08-20

Facebook, Instagram close accounts of Italian neo-fascist groups Facebook and Instagram on Monday blocked the social media accounts of two Italian neo-fascist groups and some of their activists because they had violated the platforms' policies against spreading hate, Facebook said....
22:42 2019-09-09

Olympics: U.S. groups investigated on handling of sex-abuse claims - report The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) said on Friday it was cooperating with government inquires after it was reported U.S. agencies were conducting a widespread investigation into U.S. Olympic sport organizations....
04:28 2019-09-14

China plans 226 GW of new coal power projects: environmental groups China's total planned coal-fired power projects now stand at 226.2 gigawatts (GW), the highest in the world and more than twice the amount of new capacity on the books in India, according to data published by environmental groups on Thursday....
08:56 2019-09-19

New Congress Chief By 9 pm, Five Groups Hold Marathon Talks: 10 Points The Congress's top decision-making body, the Working Committee, met to select a leader today, giving up hopes of Rahul Gandhi rolling back his decision to quit the party's top job. A final decision......
14:42 2019-08-10

U.S. trade groups urge Congress to rein in 'Tariff Man' Trump Nearly two dozen U.S. lobbying groups have joined forces to try to rein in U.S. President Donald Trump's power to unilaterally impose tariffs amid growing concern about the negative economic impact of his trade policies....
22:28 2019-09-18

IMDb alters birth name policy following criticism from LGBTQ+ groups IMDb will allow people in the entertainment industry to remove their birth names from the site. The move follows criticism from several LGBTQ+ groups for continuing to publish the birth names of transgender people in the industry without their consen...
02:00 2019-08-14

Pinterest makes it easier for groups to organize and react to their boards Pinterest is making it easier to figure out your Group Board collaborators' thoughts when you're working on projects together. Starting this week, the social network will make it possible to "react" to a pin in a Group Board. While you can ...
17:42 2019-09-18

Conservation groups plan legal challenge over Endangered Species Act TUCSON –  From the Jaguar to the Mexican Gray Wolf, right now there are more than sixty endangered species living in Arizona. Randy Serraglio says he’s worried about everyone of them. “Well we weren’t surprised, the Trump admi...
11:56 2019-08-14

Inside Conservative Groups’ Effort to ‘Make Dishwashers Great Again’ Of all the efforts to persuade the Trump administration to weaken environmental rules, the Make Dishwashers Great Again lobby might be the most peculiar....
20:00 2019-09-17

Labor Groups Press New York to Protect App-Based Workers Buoyed by legislative passage of a bill in California, unions in New York are pushing to change state law to extend employment protections for app-based workers....
11:28 2019-09-16

Portland Protests: Far-Right Groups and Antifa Face Off as Trump Weighs In Conservative groups are urging the United States to label Antifa a domestic terrorist group. President Trump said the city was “being watched very closely.”...
01:14 2019-08-18

Iraq Shi'ite groups say two fighters killed by strikes near Syria border Iraqi Shi’ite paramilitary groups said on Sunday two of their fighters were killed in strikes by unmanned aircraft close to the Syrian border in Anbar province....
19:42 2019-08-25

U.S. rights groups, doctors sue to stop Georgia 'heartbeat' abortion ban A group of civil rights organizations, doctors and clinics sued Georgia's government on Friday to overturn a law passed in March that bans abortions if an embryonic or fetal heartbeat can be detected....
18:28 2019-06-28

Trump touts environment record, green groups scoff U.S. President Donald Trump boasted about his administration's environmental record on Monday, saying America can lead the world in fighting pollution at the same time it is promoting fossil fuels, in a speech green groups derided as "utter fantasy."...
22:28 2019-07-08

U.S. green groups ramp up legal attacks on federal oil leases U.S. environmental groups fighting fossil-fuel development made headlines years ago with public demonstrations against big pipeline projects including the Dakota Access and the Keystone XL - only to be steamrolled by President Donald Trump’s executiv...
14:00 2019-06-13

Veteran groups rally across country with contract negotiations underway TUCSON – Veteran Affairs employees across the country are holding rallies and meetings to inform the public about current contract negotiations. This comes after reports surfaced that the White House may turn veterans’ health care into a privat...
07:28 2019-06-06

Assembly passes bill forcing religious groups to vaccinate A key state Assembly committee on Thursday narrowly gave thumbs up to a bill that would end New York’s policy of allowing religious exemptions from vaccine requirements — and the measure is expected to be approved by the Legislature before it adjourn...
22:56 2019-06-13

Rights groups call for investigation of killing of Pakistani activists Human rights groups have called on Pakistan to investigate the killing of three people by the military during a protest by ethnic minority Pashtun people against heavy-handed treatment by the security forces....
15:14 2019-05-28

Federal lawsuit filed against Arizona anti-immigrant groups Members of anti-immigrant and anti-Muslim groups known to protest and harass Christian Arizona churches that aid immigrant families on behalf of the federal government were sued Tuesday by a national organization that monitors extremist and hate grou...
23:56 2019-06-04

She Left the Education Dept. for Groups It Curbed. Now She’s Back, With Plans. As the architect of higher education policy, Diane Auer Jones is pushing to overhaul accreditation, and, to critics, revive the fortunes of “bottom feeder” for-profit colleges....
01:56 2019-06-10

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

Hungary drops courts plan opposed by EU, rights groups The plans for administrative courts have been at the center of the confrontation between the nationalist, ruling Fidesz party and the European Union. Critics said they would give too much power to the justice minister....
19:28 2019-05-30

Army To Roll Out Integrated Battle Groups Along Border With Pak: Report The Indian Army is planning to raise Integrated Battle Groups (IBGs) along the borders with Pakistan that will help it carry out swift strikes in case of war, sources said....
23:42 2019-06-19

Pak Action Against Terror Groups Post Pulwama Attack Still Reversible: US Pakistan has taken some steps against terror groups post the Pulwama attack but they are still reversible, a top US official said on Wednesday, urging the Pakistani leadership to take sustained,......
07:28 2019-06-13

Queensland approval of Adani plan ‘unlawful’, say environment groups Activists consider legal challenge, saying rules related to source aquifer have been compromisedThe Queensland environment department may have acted “unlawfully” when it approved of Adani’s groundwater plan, in the process backing down on a longstand...
02:42 2019-06-23

Groups say U.S. census citizenship question was designed to influence elections The Trump administration concealed evidence that its proposal to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 U.S. census was intended to help Republicans draw favorable electoral maps, according to immigrant advocacy groups that sued the administrat...
05:00 2019-05-31

Liberal groups sue over Trump administration's conscience objection rule A collection of legal groups sued the Trump administration Tuesday over new rules that protect medical workers with religious objections from being forced to provide or refer to abortion, sterilization, or medically assisted suicide....
23:14 2019-05-28

Other racial groups 'look alike because of visual and neural processes' – study Research based on limited sample of 20 white participants claims brain ‘de-individuates’ other groupsThe common perception that people from other racial groups look alike is rooted in the way human brains process what they see, researchers say.It has...
21:42 2019-07-01

Twitter to Flag Users for Speech Offending Religious Groups Twitter has updated its policy on hateful conduct to better protect religious groups, the latest effort by the company to police speech and prevent abuse on its platform....
21:56 2019-07-09

Why the nation's two largest religious groups are talking about sex abuse this week When leaders of the country's two largest religious groups -- the Catholic Church and Southern Baptist Convention -- hold meetings this week, the separate conferences will have a common agenda: clergy sexual abuse....
02:00 2019-06-11

Social harassment of religious groups in the US among worst in the world: report The United States ranked among the worst-scoring countries in regards to religious harassment by individuals and social groups, according to a report surveying 198 countries....
18:14 2019-07-16

Charlottesville victim sues white nationalist groups, leaders An Ohio man says he was struck by the car driven by James Alex Fields Jr. at the 2017 "Unite the Right" rally. Fields, Richard Spencer named in suit.        ...
17:14 2019-05-21

Venezuela's mining arc: a legal veneer for armed groups to plunder Their methods and origins differ, but their hunger for gold drives violence – and any foreign incursion could trigger escalationLate 2016, Nicolás Maduro tweeted a photograph of himself with a smile on his face and a gleaming ingot in his hands – but...
14:56 2019-06-08

Google changes policy to block misleading ads for anti-abortion groups A certification process would require organizations to identify themselves as either providing or not providing abortionsGoogle changed its advertising policy this week, after facing scrutiny for providing tens of thousands of dollars in free adverti...
15:14 2019-05-21

Conservative Groups and Big Pharma Join Forces to Fight Medicare for All The conservative movement continues to lose its mind over the prospect of single-payer healthcare, despite most of the Democratic presidential candidates signaling with a big white flag that they are never going to even try to pass it....
00:42 2019-06-07

Facebook says private groups are its future. Some are hubs for misinformation and hate. Facebook’s new strategy of pushing interactions within closed-member groups is increasingly butting up against the company’s capacity to monitor those that break the social network’s rules against hate speech, harassment and other ills, advocates say...
19:42 2019-07-05

After Ministry Snub, Navjot Sidhu Left Out Of 8 Advisory Groups Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has been left out of eight consultative groups formed by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to expedite implementation of the state government's schemes....
00:14 2019-06-09

Sudan Pro-Democracy Groups Vow to Continue Protests After Deadly Crackdown A heavy military presence in the Sudanese capital appeared to deter demonstrations. Citing this week’s killings, the African Union suspended Sudan from all activities....
19:14 2019-06-06

Sudan protest groups calls for strike starting next Tuesday A coalition of Sudanese protest and opposition groups on Friday called for two days of strikes in private and public enterprises next week as part of pressure on military rulers to hand over power to civilians....
23:14 2019-05-24

Nursing mothers are selling and donating their milk using Facebook groups Human milk banks are undersupplied and prioritize premature babies. Some women find it easier and more altrustic to donate using Facebook, but experts warn of risks....
16:14 2019-07-07

New Twitter policy targets 'dehumanizing' posts about religious groups Twitter has introduced new rules to crack down on hate speech against religious groups. Under the changes, the social network said it would delete offensive posts that compare communities to "maggots" or "rats."...
00:14 2019-07-10

National gun control groups help end Colorado lawmaker recall effort After national gun control organizations flexed their muscles, Colorado Republicans and a gun-rights group abandoned an effort to recall a Democratic freshman lawmaker whose son was killed in the Aurora theater shooting....
07:56 2019-06-12

Amnesty International, rights groups plagued by 'toxic' work culture After vowing to make changes in light of a damning report on staff well-being earlier this year, Amnesty International has replaced most of its top leaders. Yet employees at many other NGOs also face the same problems....
23:28 2019-06-02

Saudi king: Iran-backed groups threaten global oil supplies Saudi Arabia's King Salman has warned that Iran's aggression is a "grave danger" to the security of maritime traffic. Iran said it regretted the king's "abuse" of his country's "privilege."...
07:42 2019-06-01

Large Groups Investing To Expand Ethanol Capacity In Brazil: Report Large companies operating in the sugar and ethanol sector in Brazil are investing to expand capacity to produce the biofuel, due to the continuing strong local demand and low global sugar prices, said......
19:14 2019-09-18

Saudi king says attacks by Iran-backed groups threaten global oil Saudi Arabia's King Salman said on Saturday that attacks on Saudi oil assets last month by Iran-backed groups are a threat to global oil supplies and regional security....
06:42 2019-06-01

Indigenous groups in Peru are suing government over oil, mining plans - and winning Indigenous groups in Peru are turning to the courts with a new legal strategy for keeping mining and oil projects off their lands, racking up victories that could make it harder for companies to secure permits in the Andean country, a major minerals ...
01:42 2019-06-28

BHP investors file resolution to cut funding for Australian coal lobby groups Several BHP Group shareholders, including the Church of England pension fund, are recommending the company suspend its membership in industry groups that advocate for policies inconsistent with the Paris climate change agreement....
22:00 2019-09-03

Climate groups blast Saudi, US 'science-deniers' at UN environment meeting Officials from Saudi Arabia, the United States and Iran allegedly cast doubt on UN scientists' findings and their recommendations at a UN meeting in western Germany. The climate talks ended with little progress made....
02:28 2019-06-28

‘Nanny shaming’ sparks uproar with baby sitters, mommy groups Between 11 p.m. and midnight on June 21, Randy Howk received a flurry of emails. Friends told the father of two that his family’s beloved nanny was unwittingly playing a starring role on mommy Facebook groups around the city. A bystander had po...
05:56 2019-09-19

The Latest: Hong Kong protests planned as groups slam police The Latest on the controversy in Hong Kong over proposed legislation that critics say would expand Beijing's influence in the former British colony and undermine freedoms promised when China took control over the territory (all times local): 1:55 p.m...
10:56 2019-06-14

Exclusive: Colombian armed groups recruiting desperate Venezuelans, army says Venezuela's crisis is spilling across the border into Colombia as Marxist rebels and right-wing paramilitaries recruit migrants to strengthen their ranks, according to five Colombian military commanders. ...
13:28 2019-06-20

Environment groups say Canadian oil industry asks will result in ‘climate chaos’ Several of Canada's leading environment groups say election demands from Canada's oil industry earlier this week are a direct attack on the future health and prosperity of Canadians....
07:28 2019-06-06

Groups sue Trump for weakening protections of animals endangered by climate crisis Administration’s move is a ‘head in the sand approach’ that will further imperil creatures threatened by the climate crisisLife as a sea turtle is already harrowing. Emerging alone from a shell to crawl through a deadly gauntlet of predatory birds, d...
11:42 2019-08-23

Biofuel plan faces fresh backlash from U.S. agricultural trade groups U.S. agricultural trade groups on Friday told the Trump administration a proposed biofuel reform package falls short of expectations, four sources familiar with discussions said, complicating plans the administration had for presenting the proposal t...
04:42 2019-09-07

India, France Condemn Cross-Border Terrorism, Name Pak-Based Groups India and France on Thursday condemned cross-border terrorism in all its forms and manifestations saying it cannot be justified on any grounds whatsoever and called for halting cross-border movements......
10:28 2019-08-23

US sanctions 3 North Korean hacking groups behind Sony and WannaCry attacks The US Treasury imposed sanctions on three state-sponsored North Korean hacking groups that have been found to engage in a variety of cyber attacks targeting criticial infrastructure. The groups are Lazarus, Bluenoroff, and Andariel, all of them noto...
12:42 2019-09-16

Green groups sue Trump administration for gutting offshore oil safety rules A coalition of environmental groups on Tuesday filed a lawsuit challenging the U.S. Interior Department's rollbacks of safety measures put in place by the Obama administration in the aftermath of the fatal 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill....
18:28 2019-06-11

CORRECTED-U.S. green groups ramp up legal attacks on federal oil leases U.S. environmental groups fighting fossil-fuel development made headlines years ago with public demonstrations against big pipeline projects including the Dakota Access and the Keystone XL - only to be steamrolled by President Donald Trump’s executiv...
04:42 2019-06-15

Report: Hundreds of Police Officers Belong to Racist Facebook Groups Investigative journalists have discovered hundreds of law enforcement officers around the country who are active in members-only Facebook groups that are based on racism, hate and ... well, it would be nice to add a third thing here, but that’s about...
17:14 2019-06-15

US sanctions North Korean hacking groups it says stole millions around the world The U.S. Treasury on Friday sanctioned three hacking groups it says have links to North Korea's intelligence bureau and have stolen millions from banks and other entities around the world....
11:42 2019-09-14

Conservation, animal rights groups sue Trump over weakening U.S. wildlife protections Environmental and animal rights groups on Wednesday sued the Trump administration over its proposal to revise the U.S. Endangered Species Act, seeking to block changes that they say will roll back protections of animals at risk of extinction....
23:42 2019-08-21

German groups lose GMO soybean battle to Monsanto at top European court The European Court of Justice dismissed an action brought by three German NGOs against the authorization of genetically modified soy products. The NGOs argued more research was necessary to determine the product's risks....
12:42 2019-09-12

Rights groups question Mexican migration crackdown after woman's death Rights groups on Wednesday raised concerns over Mexico's use of security forces to curb illegal migration after prosecutors said they were investigating the death of a young woman in an alleged shooting of Salvadoran migrants by police last week....
04:14 2019-06-20

Rights Groups Sue After DeSantis Signs ‘Poll Tax’ Bill Targeting Former Felons Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday signed into law a bill that equates to a poll tax on former felons whose voting rights were restored last year by a majority of Florida voters who amended the state’s constitution. Civil rights groups immediately c...
01:56 2019-06-30

Mali’s ‘self-defence’ groups must face justice, after deadly intercommunal attacks Mali’s authorities have been urged by the UN to provide justice for the victims and survivors of attacks by so-called self-defence groups, responsible for horrific intercommunal violence in central Mali, after a weekend assault that claimed the lives...
15:42 2019-05-21

Tech firms join Muslim groups in support of bill to end travel ban Ahead of a congressional hearing Tuesday on the Trump administration's Muslim travel ban, more than a dozen technology companies, including Twitter and Airbnb, have thrown their support behind a bill to end the ban....
23:00 2019-09-24

Facebook urged to shut down groups selling fake Amazon reviews Dozens of Facebook groups have been promoting fake Amazon reviews despite a regulator warning the social media company about the practice, the consumer group Which? has said....
16:42 2019-08-06

Walmart says it will keep selling guns, even as advocacy groups and workers voice concerns Walmart says it won't change its policies, after a man with an assault rifle opened fire Saturday at a Walmart in El Paso, Tx., killing 22 people. Days earlier, a Walmart employee in Southaven, Miss., July 30 fatally shot two co-workers....
12:42 2019-08-06

Chemnitzer FC sack captain for 'openly displaying' sympathy for neo-Nazi groups Daniel Frahn watched Saturday’s game with far-right fansIn March he joined a tribute to deceased hooliganThe German third division team Chemnitzer FC have parted ways with their captain after accusing the player of “openly displaying” his sympathy fo...
19:28 2019-08-05

European Parliament Opens Amid Protests From Anti-EU and Separatist Groups The newly elected European Parliament got off to a somewhat tumultuous start on Tuesday as protests from anti-EU, anti-Brexit and Catalan-separatist groups disrupted the proceedings in Strasbourg. The proceedings were marked by protests by the UK&rsq...
19:28 2019-07-02

How Gun Control Groups Leveled the Playing Field Amid Mass Shootings The gun lobby has structural advantages and a Senate aligned with its stance. But activists have increased financing and grass-roots energy as they pursue their cause....
03:42 2019-08-05

Facebook Has Banked Nearly $1.6 Million From SPLC Designated Hate Groups Since May 2018 Facebook claims to be doing a lot to fight hate speech. But Facebook has also cashed nearly $1.6 million in ad money from organizations designated as hate groups by the Southern Poverty Law Center between May 2018 and Sept. 17, 2019, according to a W...
10:28 2019-09-26

Trump speech to tout environment record; green groups scoff U.S. President Donald Trump will claim America is “leading the world” on environmental issues in a speech on Monday aimed at touting progress in some areas while defying criticism from environmental groups who have blasted his steps to slash green re...
17:28 2019-07-08

Head of Planned Parenthood groups departs, cites differences over abortion The leader of reproductive services provider Planned Parenthood Federation of America and its political arm said on Tuesday that she was leaving both organizations over philosophical differences in their approaches to abortion rights....
03:56 2019-07-17

Comcast tries to weaken a key protection against racial discrimination, say civil rights groups A coalition accused Comcast of undermining Reconstruction-era protections against racial discrimination in the company’s civil rights case before the Supreme Court....
00:00 2019-10-03

Civil Rights Groups Mostly Unimpressed by New Twitter Policy Against 'Dehumanizing' Language Civil rights organizations were, somehow, both pleased and exasperated with Twitter on Tuesday after the social network announced the latest update to its rules against “hateful conduct,” a change characterized by the New York Times, which first brok...
08:42 2019-07-10

| Media freedom groups seek answers over missing Tanzanian reporter Press freedom groups have demanded answers from the Tanzanian government following contradicting statements by the country's foreign minister about the fate of a journalist who vanished two years ago....
14:28 2019-07-13

Groups file federal lawsuit to block new Alabama law that would ban most abortions in the state MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Groups file federal lawsuit to block new Alabama law that would ban most abortions in the state. The post Groups file federal lawsuit to block new Alabama law that would ban most abortions in the state appeared first on LEX18....
16:14 2019-05-24

McDonald's faces 25 new sexual harassment lawsuits, charges from workers groups McDonald's Corp has been accused in 25 new legal actions of condoning sexual harassment in the workplace and retaliating against employees who speak up....
17:56 2019-05-21

Peace is war as armed groups roil Colombia's lawless border region A peace deal with Farc guerrillas was meant to end decades of conflict but in Catatumbo violence is worse than everCamilo Pérez lost two brothers to Colombia’s long war. One was murdered by state-aligned militias, who falsely accused him of collabora...
14:56 2019-07-20

Business groups slam House for passing $15 minimum wage bill Business advocacy organizations sharply criticized the House of Representatives for passing a bill to raise the minimum wage to $15, saying it would be a costly job killer....
22:28 2019-07-18

The Supremes’ Mary Wilson: ‘We were one of the most fabulously dressed girl groups of all time’ Many of the outfits worn by the Motown greats have ended up in museums – but Wilson still has all three of these African-inspired gownsWe called these the “Queen Mother” gowns because we wore them for the Royal Variety Performance at the London Palla...
21:00 2019-08-06

Patient groups push back against Gilead's pricey HIV prevention treatment Gilead Sciences Inc hopes to soon introduce a pricey new pill to prevent HIV in people at risk of contracting the infection, but the drugmaker faces opposition from an unusual source: patient advocates....
21:56 2019-08-07

Aid groups urge Lebanon army to halt punitive refugee raids Dozens of international aid groups are calling on Lebanese armed forces to put an end to a campaign of dismantling homes of Syrian refugees, calling it “punitive” and “traumatic.”...
18:56 2019-08-09

Fertility App Downloaded by Thousands Is Reportedly Funded by Anti-Abortion Groups Period tracking apps aren’t anything new, but recently, a few have been subject to greater scrutiny regarding their privacy, and efficacy—especially those marketed as contraceptive methods. The latest is Femm, which a Guardian report has found to be ...
03:28 2019-05-31

Hong Kong riot police fire teargas at protest groups Demonstrators break into multiple fronts in attempt to outrun police across cityHong Kong has been gripped by another night of violence after a peaceful afternoon march in Tai Po splintered into several fronts as protesters attempted to outrun the po...
12:42 2019-08-11

Mexico, U.S. business groups urge Trump to back down on tariff threat Mexico's president and the top U.S. business lobbying group called on President Donald Trump to back down from a threat to impose punitive tariffs on Mexican imports, in a dispute over migration that could shock Mexico's economy....
21:14 2019-05-31

Rugby World Cup 2019 results and tables: Groups, scores and RWC standings The 2019 Rugby World Cup takes place in Japan this autumn, with 20 teams battling for global supremacy across six weeks in the first tournament to held in Asia....
16:00 2019-09-20

Baloch, Sindhi Groups Gather In Houston To Seek Help From PM Modi, Trump Representatives of Sindhi, Baloch and Pashto groups have gathered in Houston to hold a demonstration in front of the NRG stadium on Sunday to draw the attention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US......
08:28 2019-09-22

GOP Groups Suspend Twitter Spending After McConnell Campaign Account Is Frozen President Trump’s campaign and other prominent Republican groups said they are temporarily freezing spending on Twitter after the social-media platform locked the account belonging to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign....
08:00 2019-08-09

Business groups warn Trump's new tariffs on Mexico jeopardize USMCA The nation's leading business trade associations warned that President's Trump's decision to slap tariffs on Mexico to force it to halt mass immigration into the United States could backfire and undermine a key policy goal of the administration: pass...
23:00 2019-05-31

Turkish lawyer groups to boycott judicial ceremony over separation of powers At least 19 bar associations representing lawyers from provinces across Turkey, including the three largest cities, have said they will boycott an annual ceremony for the judiciary because it will take place on the grounds of the presidential palace....
16:28 2019-08-18

House Democrats call for stripping tax-exempt status from 60 ‘hate groups’ House Democrats on the Ways and Means Committee said on Thursday that over 60 alleged hate groups, mostly socially conservative organizations, anti-immigration entities, and religious groups should be stripped of their tax-exempt status....
11:42 2019-09-20

Groups say court must force Nova Scotia to protect endangered species Jamie Simpson cited six animal and plant species as examples - the mainland moose, Canada warbler, eastern wood pewee, wood turtle, ram's head lady's slipper and black ash....
19:56 2019-09-23

Activist groups urge insurers to drop coverage of oil sands pipeline A coalition of 32 environmental and indigenous groups on Thursday urged insurers to stop underwriting the Trans Mountain pipeline to pressure Canada to cancel its plan to expand the project which carries crude from Alberta's oil sands to British Colu...
16:28 2019-08-08

U.S. agricultural groups say Trump biofuel reforms fall short of getting support: sources U.S. agricultural trade groups told Trump administration officials on Friday during a conference call that their proposed package of biofuel reforms falls short of getting their support, putting the president's efforts to pacify angry farmers in jeop...
04:42 2019-09-07

WRAPUP 4-Mexico, U.S. business groups urge Trump to back down on tariff threat Mexico's president and the top U.S. business lobbying group called on President Donald Trump to back down from a threat to impose punitive tariffs on Mexican imports, in a dispute over migration that could shock Mexico's economy....
23:14 2019-05-31

| Researchers find Facebook 'hosted' cybercriminal groups selling stolen info Facebook has housed dozens of cybercriminal groups that set up shop on the platform as online marketplaces to sell a variety of illegal services, such as stolen credit card information, account theft and spamming tools, a team of researchers found....
22:00 2019-05-21

BHP board plays down investor demands to leave groups including Minerals Council BHP says shareholder resolution to leave industry groups at odds with climate stance is unnecessary, as review is under wayBHP’s board has rejected as unnecessary a shareholder resolution requiring it to suspend its membership of organisations, inclu...
14:14 2019-09-06

In divided Hong Kong, pro-China groups hold muted anniversary celebrations While pro-democracy protesters gathered in central Hong Kong on Sunday, on the other side of the city several hundred people dressed in red, with Chinese flag stickers on their cheeks, boarded buses to an early birthday party for the People’s Republi...
15:42 2019-09-30

Consumer groups, unions urge caution on $63 billion AbbVie deal for Allergan About a dozen advocacy groups and unions, including Public Citizen and the American Federation of Teachers, wrote the Federal Trade Commission on Thursday urging it to consider blocking drugmaker AbbVie Inc's planned $63 billion purchase of Botox ma...
00:42 2019-09-13

U.S. states, rights groups ask court to block bid to divert $1.5 billion toward Trump's wall Civil rights groups and 20 states asked a federal judge to prevent the Trump Administration from transferring $1.5 billion that Congress had approved for the military toward building a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico, according to a court filing....
19:28 2019-05-30

Sudan's military scraps deal with protest groups, calls for elections within 9 months Sudan's ruling military council said on Tuesday it was canceling all agreements with the main opposition coalition and called for elections within nine months, following the worst violence since President Omar al-Bashir was ousted in April....
08:00 2019-06-04

LGBT groups in uproar after transgender woman in ICE custody dies on first day of pride month A transgender woman from El Salvador died in a Texas hospital Saturday shortly after being released from Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody after being held more than six weeks, sparking outrage from LGBT activists....
23:14 2019-06-03

Animal rights groups take credit after Taylor Swift cancels Melbourne Cup performance Racing organisers blamed ‘changes to her Asian promo schedule’ for singer’s withdrawalAnimal rights activists are taking credit after pop star Taylor Swift cancelled her scheduled performance at this year’s Melbourne Cup.The US singer had been slated...
03:42 2019-09-22

WRAPUP 5-Mexico, U.S. business groups urge Trump to back down on tariff threat Mexico's president and the top U.S. business lobbying group called on President Donald Trump to back down from a threat to impose punitive tariffs on Mexican imports, in a dispute over migration that could shock Mexico's economy....
05:14 2019-06-01

WRAPUP 3-Mexico, U.S. business groups urge Trump to back down on tariff threat Mexico's president and the top U.S. business lobbying group called on President Donald Trump to back down from a threat to impose punitive tariffs on Mexican imports, in a dispute over migration that could shock Mexico's economy....
22:00 2019-05-31

Civil rights groups slam Comcast for trying to weaken a key protection against racial discrimination A coalition of civil rights organizations this week accused Comcast of undermining Reconstruction-era protections against racial discrimination in the company’s civil rights case before the U.S. Supreme Court....
00:00 2019-10-03

Rugby World Cup 2019 pool tables and results: Groups, scores and RWC standings The 2019 Rugby World Cup has reached the second round of pool matches in Japan, with 20 teams battling for global supremacy across six weeks in the first tournament to held in Asia....
21:14 2019-09-28

Democrats face recriminations as marijuana banking bill splits legalization groups The imminent House passage of historic legislation to allow banks to serve marijuana businesses is splitting marijuana advocates, some of whom argue that the vote will slow the broader push to legalize weed....
04:28 2019-09-26

Meet the three North Korean hacking groups funding the country’s weapons programs Enlarge / Hacking for their home country, we guess. The Trump administration is sanctioning three North Korean hacking groups widely accused of carrying out attacks that targeted critical infrastructure and stole millions of dollars from banks in...
02:56 2019-09-14

U.S. imposes sanctions on North Korean hacking groups blamed for global attacks The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved in the "WannaCry" ransomware attacks and hacking of international banks and customer accounts....
20:42 2019-09-13

216 groups call on federal parties to make LGBTQ2 rights a campaign issue In a joint statement on Monday, 216 organizations from across the country called on Canada's political parties to include LGBTQ2 communities in their policies....
00:56 2019-10-02

Civil rights groups file lawsuit challenging Trump asylum rule Three civil rights groups filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday challenging the Trump administration's new asylum rule, which bars asylum claims from most noncitizens who travel through another country on their way to the United States....
01:14 2019-07-17

Civil Liberties Groups Asks Judge To Block Trump Asylum Rule (WASHINGTON) — Civil liberties groups on Wednesday asked for a temporary restraining order blocking the Trump administration’s effort to effectively end asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border. The American Civil Liberties Union and others filed...
18:56 2019-07-17

Hundreds of Current and Former Law Enforcement Officers Reportedly Found in Extremist Facebook Groups Hundreds of current and former police officers and other law enforcement personnel are members of “Confederate, anti-Islam, misogynistic or anti-government militia groups” on Facebook, according to an investigation by the U.S. Center for Investigativ...
21:28 2019-06-15

| Ceasefire accords signed by armed ethnic groups in central Mali - officials Armed groups of the rival Fulani and Dogan ethnic communities in central Mali have signed accords to "cease hostilities", during a visit by the country's prime minister, official sources said....
19:56 2019-08-06

Peru native groups use new legal strategy to push back on oil, mining plans Indigenous groups in Peru are turning to the courts with a new legal strategy for keeping mining and oil projects off their land, racking up victories that could make it harder for companies to secure permits in the major minerals producer....
19:42 2019-06-27

Recalled infant sleepers still used at 1 in 10 childcare centers surveyed by public advocacy groups A new survey claims that many daycare centers — even in states that ban recalled products — are still using infant sleepers that have been pulled from the market. ...
22:42 2019-08-07

Police make arrests as right-wing, anti-fascist groups rally in Portland Police in Portland, Oregon arrested at least 13 people on Saturday as a right-wing group marched to a downtown waterfront park and anti-fascist counterprotesters scuffled with officers who tried to keep the two sides apart....
02:56 2019-08-18

Portland police keeping far-right protesters, antifa groups apart; violence avoided during rallies A heavy police presence kept members of the Proud Boys and other far-right groups separated from far-left activists at a downtown park Saturday.        ...
00:00 2019-08-18

Fueled by wealthy donors, pro-Trump groups collected nearly $18 million in the first half of the year The total haul by the America First operation was less than it pulled in during the last six months of 2018, when it was active in the congressional midterms....
04:28 2019-08-01

California, advocacy groups file lawsuit against Trump public charge rule The state of California and several advocacy groups filed separate lawsuits Friday against a rule that would deny lawful permanent status to immigrants who use public benefits or are deemed likely to use them in the future. The state and advocacy gro...
07:42 2019-08-17

UPDATE 1-Indigenous groups in Peru are suing government over oil, mining plans - and winning Indigenous groups in Peru are turning to the courts with a new legal strategy for keeping mining and oil projects off their lands, racking up victories that could make it harder for companies to secure permits in the Andean country, a major minerals ...
02:28 2019-06-28

Republican groups vow to stop buying Twitter ads until McConnell campaign account is unfrozen The Republican Senate and House campaign arms, along with the Republican National Committee and President Trump’s campaign, said they were withholding their advertising dollars until the Team Mitch account was restored....
07:42 2019-08-09

Jonathan Van Ness Demands More "Racial and Size" Diversity in LGBTQ Advocacy Groups If you see--or don't see--something, say something! After celebrating World Pride in New York City over the weekend, Jonathan Van Ness took to Instagram where he shared his thoughts......
21:14 2019-07-01

After pressure from LGBTQ groups, IMDb agrees to let users change birth names The weird irony of IMDb is that anyone can submit obviously bogus cast lists for upcoming movies that may or may not exist (throwing the entire purpose of the website into disarray) but altering any sort of data about actors themselves is completely ...
00:56 2019-08-14

A year after election triumph, Mexican president faces flak from business groups Mexico's president drew sharp rebukes about his performance from major business lobbies on Monday, the one-year anniversary of his landslide election that ousted a long-ruling party and shook investor nerves over the leftist's anti-establishment appr...
07:56 2019-07-02

Ottawa won’t rush into sale of Trans Mountain pipeline to Indigenous groups: Sohi Canada's natural resources minister says the government is willing to consider bids from Indigenous groups for a stake in the Trans Mountain pipeline....
05:14 2019-07-05

Iran-backed Hezbollah partnering with communist terror groups in Latin America Iran’s main proxy terrorist group is expanding in Latin America and networking with organized crime and other violent groups, according to U.S. and Argentinean officials....
04:14 2019-07-20

Advocacy groups ask Supreme Court to delay ruling on census citizenship question Groups challenging the Trump administration's contentious decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. census on Wednesday asked the Supreme Court to consider delaying a ruling on the issue in light of new evidence....
02:56 2019-06-13

Oregon senator walkout: 'patriot' groups vow to protect Republicans who fled state Lawmakers were again a no-show at the state house to block the passage of landmark climate legislationMembers of rightwing “patriot movement” groups have vowed to protect Republican senators in Oregon who have walked out of the state legislature in o...
05:42 2019-06-22

Safety groups want FTC, state probes of Tesla's Autopilot system–and its marketing efforts Two consumer safety groups are calling for federal and state investigations of Tesla's semi-autonomous technology in the wake of several fatal crashes linked to the system earlier this year....
18:14 2019-07-31

Immigrant-rights groups ask Supreme Court to delay decision on 2020 census Immigrant-rights groups asked the Supreme Court on Wednesday to postpone ruling on their legal challenge to the addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 census until allegations that the query was intended to bolster Republican political advant...
18:28 2019-06-13

Community groups in Halifax and Dartmouth offer ‘heat relief’ to vulnerable populations Several community organizations in the Halifax Regional Municipality who are working together to reduce the negative health effects vulnerable populations face during the summer months....
05:56 2019-07-09

Business groups slam China tariff hikes and call for end to trade war escalation The business community slammed the White House's announcement Friday that it was hiking tariffs on Chinese goods. Trade associations said the continuing escalation of the U.S.-China trade war was benefiting no one....
03:00 2019-08-24

For the First Time, an Expert Panel Is Recommending a Drug to Prevent High-Risk Groups From Getting HIV Over the past few decades, doctors and researchers have made admirable progress in controlling the spread of HIV, mainly by using anti-HIV drugs in powerful combinations that can make it harder for the virus to infect cells and pump out more copies o...
21:28 2019-06-11

Russian-led assault in Syria leaves over 500 civilians dead: rights groups, rescuers At least 544 civilians have been killed and over 2,000 people injured since a Russian-led assault on the last rebel bastion in northwestern Syria began two months ago, rights groups and rescuers said on Saturday....
04:00 2019-07-07

Warren promises bigger role for liberal groups in setting trade policy Elizabeth Warren promised Monday that she would make federal trade policy more transparent and give a bigger role labor and environmental groups in setting the policy. The top contender for the Democrat's 2020 presidential nomination said the change ...
21:14 2019-07-31

LGBT groups and tech companies warn that a Texas bill could cost the state billions The LGBTQ community and major employers say a bill passed by the Texas Senate is a license to discriminate, giving professionals the right to turn away people based on religious beliefs. Amazon, Dell, Apple and Facebook urged Texas to drop the bill....
19:42 2019-05-21

Business groups warn new Trump China tariffs threat hurts ability to plan President Trump’s threat to put tariffs on $300 billion worth of Chinese goods has hurt businesses' ability to plan, trade groups say, even though the tariffs are at least four weeks away and trade talks are ongoing....
13:14 2019-08-03

‘It had nothing to do with us’: Restrictionist groups distance themselves from accused El Paso shooter, who shared similar views on immigrants Three Washington-based organizations have helped provide the intellectual and ideological framework for President Trump’s hard-line immigration agenda. Some of their ideas were echoed by the alleged gunman....
07:42 2019-08-09

Russia, Iran, North Korea Launch Hundreds of Cyberattacks on U.S. Political Groups, Microsoft Says Suspected nation-state hackers from Russia, Iran and elsewhere have launched nearly 800 cyberattacks against political organizations over the past year that have been detected by Microsoft, with the vast majority of the attempts targeting groups base...
03:14 2019-07-18

Florida animal rescue groups launch desperate search to find disabled dog stolen with car Florida rescue groups have stepped in to help a woman desperate to find her disabled dog after her car was stolen with the husky mix inside while she ran into a Dollar Tree store. ...
10:28 2019-10-06

Daily on Energy: GOP-aligned groups make the fiscal case for a carbon tax on Capitol Hill Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
19:00 2019-07-22

House panel seeks documents related to secret CBP Facebook groups that ridiculed migrants The move suggests the panel’s chairman, Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, is not backing down from his investigations despite the president’s recent attacks on the Maryland Democrat and his district....
18:00 2019-07-31

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Handicapping the league's most intriguing receiver groups Who should you draft first in Minnesota? What about with the Rams? Dave Richard evaluates all the non-obvious receiving corps to make a call on who should be drafted first from each one....
23:00 2019-08-07

Army soldier arrested after talking about bombing news network, attacking leftist groups The solider, Jarrett William Smith, 24, of Fort Riley, Kansas, was charged with one count of distributing information related to explosives and weapons of mass destruction, according to the Department of Justice....
21:56 2019-09-23

‘Radical’ US Army private wanted to attack news networks, join terror groups: FBI A US Army private allegedly sought to join radical terror groups, distributed instructions on how to build bombs and discussed targeting US news networks, according to charges lodged in federal court in Kansas Monday. He also talked about targeting D...
21:56 2019-09-23

How Gun Control Groups Leveled the Playing Field Amid Mass Shootings, Though Obstacles Remain The gun lobby has structural advantages and a Senate aligned with its stance. But activists have increased financing and grass-roots energy as they pursue their cause....
02:56 2019-08-05

Revealed: Trump’s Wildlife Service pick has ties to anti-animal protection groups Aurelia Skipwith, nominee to lead US Fish and Wildlife Service, linked to groups opposed to protections for endangered speciesDonald Trump’s nominee to lead the US Fish and Wildlife Service has links to powerful agricultural interests opposed to prot...
18:42 2019-09-25

Swastikas Carved at Prehistoric Sites in England by Neo-Nazi Groups that Worship Norse God Odin Neo-Nazi groups in England have been carrying out sinister torchlit rituals and carving swastikas into trees at ancient sites across the country. An investigation by The Telegraph revealed that far-right groups which have adopted religious beliefs co...
17:56 2019-08-11

Pro-Beijing groups tear down Hong Kong's protest walls, raising risk of clashes Groups of China supporters pulled down "Lennon Walls" of anti-government protest messages across Hong Kong on Saturday, raising the possibility of clashes with democracy supporters and another weekend of trouble....
05:28 2019-09-21

UPDATE 3-Canada appoints former McKinsey consultant envoy to China, business groups pleased Canada has appointed veteran business consultant Dominic Barton as ambassador to China, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday, as the government grapples with a major diplomatic and trade dispute between the nations....
00:42 2019-09-05

A Flurry of States Have Raised Their Smoking Ages. But Big Tobacco’s Involvement Has Some Health Groups Uneasy Momentum is growing for a nationwide movement to raise the legal age of tobacco purchase from 18 to 21. Experts say the widespread and worrisome teen vaping epidemic is a major catalyst—but so is support from e-cigarette and tobacco companies, ...
00:56 2019-06-11

Lawmakers and journalism groups blast big tech for sending news industry into 'economic freefall' The House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday heard testimony from a number of media activists and journalists about the harmful impact that tech giants like Google and Facebook are having on new organizations, news content and online advertisers....
01:42 2019-06-12

Who Real Madrid could draw in UEFA Champions League: Toughest and easiest groups, fixtures Zinedine Zidane will put his unblemished Champions League record to the test as Real Madrid this season look to re-establish themselves at Europe's top table....
14:56 2019-08-28

Civil rights groups snub Barr meeting on police reform, despite past outcry Attorney General Bill Barr got a surprise this week when he hosted a listening session for civil rights groups supposedly concerned about the Justice Department's commitment to police reform. ...
18:28 2019-06-06

Europa League Groups 2019-20: Teams, dates and fixtures for this season's competition The 2019-20 Europa League draw has left Manchester United facing the prospect of a long trip east to Kazakhstan. while Arsenal must avoid any early slip-ups in what could prove to be a difficult group....
04:56 2019-08-31

Groups launch media literacy campaign to help young voters identify ‘fake news’ In the coming weeks, the group -- along with some 400 other organizations and individuals -- will launch a media literacy campaign of sorts, focusing on helping young voters identify misinformation and suspicious sources online....
20:42 2019-08-24

West Virginia coal industry data shows excessive pollution: green groups Several West Virginia coal mines, including some owned by the governor's family, have released many times the allowable amounts of pollutants into nearby waterways in recent years without being penalized by regulators, according to environmental grou...
19:14 2019-06-04

Elections Canada climate advertising guidelines puts chill on green groups' advocacy Canadian environmental groups fear losing their tax-free charity status if they run paid climate change advocacy adverts ahead of the October national election, after a warning from the federal election watchdog....
03:00 2019-08-21

Nearly 1,000 greyhound racing dogs died last year in England, welfare groups call to end sport Nearly 1,000 greyhound racing dogs either died or were killed last year in England, leading animal welfare charities to call for an end to the sport in the United Kingdom....
21:42 2019-06-16

Liberal dark money groups mull secret progressive judge list to counteract Trump Liberal dark money groups are working to come up with a secret list of progressive judges who will fill the courts if a Democrat wins in the 2020 presidential election....
15:14 2019-06-11

Citing Reuters report, health groups push tech firms to police tobacco marketing More than 100 public health and anti-tobacco organizations are calling on Facebook Inc, Instagram, Twitter and Snap Inc to take "swift action" to curb advertising of tobacco products on their platforms....
14:56 2019-05-22

Arsenal and Chelsea fan groups plan Uefa talks after Europa League Final venue farce Prominent fans groups from Arsenal and Chelsea are seeking talks with Uefa to avoid a repeat of the farce that has left both London clubs returning thousands of tickets for the Europa League Final....
13:00 2019-05-28

Trump court pick denounced feminists, gay-rights groups and diversity efforts in 90s, 2000s editorials A White House aide nominated by President Donald Trump for a federal appeals court seat has a history of denouncing women's marches against sexual assault, dismissing education about multicultural awareness and accusing a major LGBTQ group of exploit...
20:14 2019-08-23

Daily on Healthcare, presented by the Alzheimer’s Association: Liberal groups sue over Trump administration’s conscience objection rule Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
22:28 2019-05-29

States seek to block Trump 'public charge' immigrant rule as groups warn it could harm economy The "public charge" rule could have a negative effect on the economy as millions of legal immigrants are scared off public assistance, advocacy groups say....
21:28 2019-08-28

The Mueller Report will be read in its entirety over 24 hours in New York this weekend in an event organized by local theater groups Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images A reading of all 448-pages of the Mueller Report is taking place in Queens, New York on Saturday and Sunday. Beginning on Saturday evening, volunteers will read from the report over 24 hours. Music will play over some o...
22:56 2019-06-01

Ohio 'heartbeat bill' blocked by federal judge as pro-life groups push for Supreme Court appeal Pro-life groups are vowing to go to the Supreme Court after a federal judge on Wednesday temporarily blocked a so-called "heartbeat bill" in Ohio, which would ban most abortions after a fetal heartbeat can be detected....
00:28 2019-07-04

Trump court pick denounced feminists, gay-rights groups and diversity efforts in 1990s, 2000s editorials A White House aide nominated by President Donald Trump for a federal appeals court seat has a history of denouncing women's marches against sexual assault, dismissing education about multicultural awareness and accusing a major LGBTQ group of exploit...
10:56 2019-08-23

Leading Civil Rights Groups Call Facebook's Latest Internal Audit 'Woefully Inadequate' to Address Hate Facebook on Sunday issued the first major update of 2019 on the progress of its ongoing civil rights audit. The audit was launched a year ago following a sharp upsurge in rebukes of Facebook’s permissive attitude toward hateful and abusive content, ...
06:14 2019-07-01

Mount Everest death spike: Inexperienced climbers, competitive tour groups, bad weather window to blame, experts believe An American climber became the latest to perish after reaching the world's tallest summit on Monday amid concerns that overcrowding on Mount Everest is leading the highest number of deaths on the mountain since 2015....
22:28 2019-05-28

Reproductive rights groups are slamming Joe Biden's support of Hyde Amendment banning public insurance coverage for nearly all abortions AP Photo/Elise Amendola Reproductive rights advocates are slamming former Vice President Joe Biden over his support for a rule prohibiting federally-funded programs from covering abortion procedures. Biden's campaign confirmed to NBC News on Wednes...
22:14 2019-06-05

Iran lacking cash to fund terror groups, domestic cyber agency short of funds, declassified intel shows Newly declassified intelligence shows that Palestinian terror group Hamas had to introduce “austerity plans” due to lack of funding from the Iranian regime....
21:56 2019-05-24

Daily on Healthcare, Presented by American Association of Kidney Patients: Conservative groups urge Congress to scrap surprise billing legislation Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
00:56 2019-08-30

‘We Will Fight Back.’ Immigration Groups Vow to Fight Trump Restrictions on Green Cards Immigration groups vowed to fight a Trump Administration plan to deny green cards to applicants who use Medicaid, food stamps and other forms of public assistance, as experts warned the change would disproportionately affect low-income immigrants. St...
08:28 2019-08-13

Immigrant rights groups to high court: 'We count!' Immigrants rights groups rallied at the Supreme Court Thursday as justices put a hold on the Trump administration's effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. (June 27)        ...
23:56 2019-06-27

Rights groups denounce Cuba's arrest of independent journalist, activists denounce harassment International rights groups this week denounced Communist-run Cuba's arrest of dissident journalist Roberto Quinones after what they say was a sham trial, while local opposition activists complained of worsening harassment....
06:56 2019-09-14

Gun advocacy groups sue California over new law that bans firearms sales to 'law-abiding adults' under 21 Several gun advocacy groups filed a lawsuit to challenge a new California law banning the sale of firearms to people under 21 years of age.        ...
05:14 2019-07-04

Trump’s housing finance plan will make mortgages more expensive, especially for black borrowers, housing groups say The administration’s plan to overhaul the housing finance system would make mortgages more expensive for minority borrowers and aspiring homeowners in the South, the Midwest and rural communities, according to fair housing and lending groups....
23:14 2019-09-10

Hong Kong police claim without providing evidence that hardcore groups of protesters have called for 'murdering' police Screenshot/Hong Kong Police Hong Kong police warned that planned protests on Tuesday would bring "extreme danger" to the city. China on Tuesday is marking the 70th anniversary of the Communist Party, and activists have called for marches across the...
08:28 2019-10-01

'Outrageous conflicts of interest': Watchdog groups urge California Gov. Gavin Newsom to fire oil regulators Top California oil and gas agency employees held investments in companies they regulate, records indicate. Fracking permits are up sharply this year.        ...
12:56 2019-07-11

‘If others have rifles, we’ll have rifles’: why US leftist groups are taking up arms Armed antifascists groups say they want to protect events from other malicious and potentially armed groups – a phenomenon that is becoming more and more commonThe van lumbered down one of Seattle’s many steep hills. A half dozen people packed inside...
11:56 2019-07-22

Jewish groups call for Labour to disown Peterborough by-election candidate after she 'liked' anti-Semitic Facebook posts Jewish groups have called for Labour to disown its candidate for the Peterborough by-election after it was revealed she had liked anti-Semitic posts on Facebook....
18:42 2019-06-02

Police demands for access to rape victims' phones 'unlawful', say campaign groups Demands by police for rape and sex assault complainants to hand over access to their phones or face their case being halted are unlawful, campaigners have claimed....
19:42 2019-07-23

Blue Bell recalls some Butter Crunch ice cream for possible foreign object The FDA confirmed Blue Bell is recalling some batches of Butter Crunch ice cream for the discovery of a possible foreign object.       ...
20:28 2019-10-10

Mindy Kaling calls TV Academy out over 'Office' producer credit: 'I was singled out' Mindy Kaling says the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences previously singled her out and attempted to strip away her producer credit on NBC's "The Office."...
20:56 2019-10-10

Stormzy makes cover of Time magazine as ‘next generation leader’ The rapper features alongside Greta Thunberg on the magazine’s annual list of young trailblazersTime magazine has named Stormzy one of its “next generation leaders” in the US news weekly’s annual list of young trailblazers. The 26-year-old rapper app...
21:14 2019-10-10

Civilians ‘must not be a target’, urges UNHCR, following military escalation in northern Syria The scale-up in military operations in north-east Syria has forced tens of thousands of civilians to seek safety, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said on Thursday, one day after Turkey launched airstrikes and a ground offensive across the border....
21:14 2019-10-10

| Experience will be key for SA Women's Sevens Having played in the stadium before will have a huge influence in the SA Women's Sevens squad's ability to adapt to the the Rugby Africa Women's Sevens tournament....
21:14 2019-10-10

The Apple Watch 3 is down to its lowest price ever ahead of Black Friday Black Friday 2019 is just around the corner, and that means fantastic deals on TVs, tablets, appliances, and more – and Walmart is getting out ahead of the November sale with a massive price cut on the best-selling Apple Watch.Right now, you c...
21:42 2019-10-10

Look: Lisa Frank hotel room features colorful designs from '90s school supplies A Los Angeles developer is offering fans of 1990s-era pastel school supplies the chance to immerse themselves in nostalgia with a hotel suite inspired by designer Lisa Frank....
21:42 2019-10-10

Watch: Chick-fil-A worker rescues customer's phone from storm drain A Chick-fil-A customer who dropped her phone down a storm drain outside the Virginia eatery thanked a dedicated employee who climbed down under the road to retrieve the device....
21:42 2019-10-10

Rutgers quarterback McLane Carter retires from football weeks after suffering concussion Rutgers quarterback McLane Carter announced Wednesday he will be retiring from football due to health reasons after having played only two games this season....
22:56 2019-10-10

‘Ostomy doesn’t have to define you’: Toronto woman fights to end stigma A Toronto woman is harnessing the power of social media in an effort to reduce the stigma around ostomy in an evolving campaign that has spanned a decade....
23:14 2019-10-10

Kap's reps: 'Little to no response' on job hunt Representatives for Colin Kaepernick say he has not demanded a specific salary and that he still wants to play in the NFL, but all 32 teams have shown "little to no response."...
23:14 2019-10-10

Monster Hunter World Finally Adds Rajang, A Notorious Ape That Will Smack Your Teeth Out Ask a Monster Hunter player to name a beast that evokes equal parts dread and excitement and you’ll get one name: Rajang. The freaky brute-ape is one of the series’ oldest and most difficult monsters, a perfect challenge for a cocky hunter. He arrive...
23:14 2019-10-10

BJP Spent Most In 2014 Maharashtra, Haryana Elections: Report Maharashtra Polls 2014: The BJP had spent over 60 per cent of the total expenditure by all political parties, on publicity, travel, miscellaneous expenses and lumpsum amount to the candidates in the......
23:42 2019-10-10

American Shuffles Executives Amid Operational Turmoil American Airlines reshuffled some executives as the carrier faces operational malaise that has hurt its reputation and weighed on shares in recent months....
00:00 2019-10-11

How Long the PG&E Outage Will Last, and Other Questions Answered The California utility turned off power to hundreds of thousands of customers to reduce the risk of wildfires. Many could be without electricity for days....
00:28 2019-10-11

Jameela Jamil Opens Up About Past Suicide Attempt in Honor of World Mental Health Day Jameela Jamil is sending her love to those who struggle with mental health issues. The Good Place star is sharing her experiences with mental health, like many other celebrities, in......
00:28 2019-10-11

Energy bills will have to rise sharply to avoid climate crisis, says IMF Fund says governments could use money to help vulnerable people or invest in green energyAvoiding dangerous global heating will require governments around the world to impose stringent taxes on fossil-fuel usage that will mean a 43% jump in household...
00:56 2019-10-11

PM urges bosses to back Brexit compromise deal Downing Street has urged the bosses of Britain's biggest companies to publicly endorse Boris Johnson's Brexit "compromise deal" just three weeks before the UK risks crashing out of the European Union....
00:56 2019-10-11

Will elections settle any of Afghanistan's problems? Tainted by alleged fraud and Taliban attacks on polling stations, what kind of mandate do elections give in a country beset by violence and weak rule of law? Conflict Zone meets the Afghan ambassador to the UN in Geneva....
00:56 2019-10-11

NHL updates its website and apps to deliver more video clips and stats ESPN+ may be Disney's powerhouse in the world of sports streaming, but options for sport-specific services are growing as well. Hockey enthusiasts can watch games and get info on their favorite teams and players through the NHL site and app, bot...
00:56 2019-10-11

Vettel, Leclerc Insist "Everything Is Clear" Ahead Of Japanese GP Sebastian Vettel disobeyed team orders in Russia and Charles Leclerc seemed to have a further dig at his teammate before trying, cryptically, to wriggle out of it....
01:14 2019-10-11

Colin Kaepernick's agent issues press release to dispel 'false narratives' Colin Kaepernick's agent calls out the media for spreading misinformation about the ex-NFL QB, who he says is still looking to play in the NFL again.       ...
02:00 2019-10-11

Several Georgia Republicans rip Braves for removing foam tomahawks for Game 5: 'This is karma' Some Georgia Republicans were not thrilled the Atlanta Braves did not distribute foam tomahawks to fans for Game 5 of the NLDS against the Cardinals.       ...
02:00 2019-10-11

| 'Gunmen kidnap' school head in northern Nigeria Gunmen have kidnapped a school principal in northern Nigeria's Kaduna state, his deputy says, a week after six female students and two staff at another school were seized for ransom....
02:00 2019-10-11

Nine U.S. Democratic presidential hopefuls begin televised forum to tackle LGBTQ issues Nine U.S. Democratic presidential candidates began appearing at an hours-long televised town hall on Thursday focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights, starting with New Jersey Senator Cory Booker, who stressed inclusion and love....
02:28 2019-10-11

Bonesetter Reese And The (Mostly Painless) Birth Of Sports Medicine Honus Wagner’s career hung in the balance. In 1901, the superstar shortstop was in his second season with his hometown Pirates. But a wrenched knee suffered on the turf at Exposition Park—the Pirates’ home on the north side of Pittsburgh, a few hundr...
02:56 2019-10-11

After Sparring, NASA and SpaceX Declare a Shared Mission The space agency’s administrator, Jim Bridenstine, met Elon Musk at SpaceX headquarters on Thursday to review progress toward launching NASA astronauts....
03:14 2019-10-11

Port of Los Angeles September imports fall as trade war roils shipping The Port of Los Angeles, the busiest for ocean trade with China, processed fewer containers of imported goods in September as the prolonged U.S.-China trade war whipsaws global supply chains....
03:14 2019-10-11

BMW will boost sales of large crossovers to cover shift to electrification High-end models will help the automaker fight flagging profits and support a 12-billion-euro ($14 billion) cost-cutting drive in the push toward EVs....
04:00 2019-10-11

Despite reports, Blizzard is not blocking anyone from deleting their account Hearthstone developer Blizzard is under fire this week after banning Hong Kong-based pro player Chung “blitzchung” Ng Wai from the competitive scene after he expressed his support for protestors in a post-game interview following a tourna...
04:00 2019-10-11

HBO just released a list of the 28 best scary movies streaming in October Netflix is obviously the most popular source of streaming movies and TV shows, and we spend plenty of time covering the new content that hits Netflix each month as a result. For example, we recently dove into the complete schedule of 67 new original ...
04:00 2019-10-11

Washington Mystics outshine Connecticut Sun to win first WNBA Championship It was the Mystics’ first championship, the first title for Delle Donne and the first WNBA title for the league's winningest coach, Mike Thibault.       ...
04:28 2019-10-11

For Poland, Nobel Prize in Literature Is Cause for Conflict as Much as Congratulation When Olga Tokarczuk of Poland won the prize, the reaction was as divided as is the country itself. To some, she is an eloquent writer who captures Poland’s tragic history. To others, she is a traitor....
04:56 2019-10-11

Smoking Fewer Than 5 Cigarettes a Day Damages Your Lungs Almost as Much as Smoking a Whole Pack, Study Says Health officials have long argued there’s no safe amount of smoking—but, even still, many people assume a cigarette here and there doesn’t hurt. A new study published in the Lancet Respiratory Medicine puts that notion to rest: It f...
04:56 2019-10-11

Cuba Gooding Jr. faces new charges during hearing in groping case New York prosecutors charged actor Cuba Gooding Jr. for an "additional incident" when he appeared in court Thursday for an unrelated accusation that he groped a woman at a New York City bar in June....
05:14 2019-10-11

Black Hawk Down revisited: Lost lessons from a long-ago war This month marks the 26th anniversary of the notorious Battle of Mogadishu, and if all you know about the infamous 18-hour urban firefight in Somalia is from the 2001 movie Black Hawk Down, then there are likely a few gaps in your knowledge about how...
06:14 2019-10-11

Trump voices optimism over US-China trade talks US President Donald Trump spoke of "very, very good negotiations with China" after a day of trade talks at the White House on Thursday. But experts say the most one can hope for is token concessions....
06:14 2019-10-11

Survey: Most Germans want climate protection, but not protests The majority of Germans believe children should not be allowed to skip school to protest the climate crisis, according to a new poll. However, they do believe the government should work to protect the environment....
06:14 2019-10-11

The crown jewel of the Empire State Building: Renovated 102nd floor observatory opens Saturday For more than four years, the $165 million renovation of the Empire State Building has been ongoing. Saturday, its 102nd floor observatory reopens.       ...
07:28 2019-10-11

Fractured review – twisty Netflix thriller is derivative but diverting Sam Worthington searches for his family in a familiarly plotted yet mostly effective mystery from The Machinist director Brad Anderson There’s a queasy sense of foreboding attached to the nervy Netflix thriller Fractured, partly because we know somet...
07:56 2019-10-11

Never Sign Up for Store Cards at the Register “Would you like to sign up for our credit card and save an extra 10% on your purchase today?” I’m sure you’ve heard this line before as you pay for your new jeans or whatever new toy the kids are aflutter over these days. If you haven’t been in a big...
07:56 2019-10-11

Put Custard Tarts in the Oven Before Filling Them Whether filled with fruit or served unadorned, one of my favorite things about custard tarts is their neat, charming appearance. Unlike rustic, American-style pies, these tidy little confections look their best when they are filled with a steady, met...
07:56 2019-10-11

Furniture retailer donates to community food bank TUCSON – Sam Levitz Furniture wrote a check for $12,000 to the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona to help fight hunger in Tucson on Thursday. Sam Levitz Furniture has been a Tucson staple for many years with locations throughout Southern ...
08:14 2019-10-11

Texas sheriff: Migrants are ‘drunks’ who ‘will run over your children’ TARRANT COUNTY, Texas (KXAS) – A North Texas sheriff, as well as the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Thursday morning criticized a judge’s ruling barring his agency from relying solely on databases that have...
08:14 2019-10-11

Belgium's UCB to buy Ra Pharmaceuticals in $2.1 billion cash deal UCB has agreed to acquire U.S.-based Ra Pharmaceuticals for $2.1 billion, both companies reported on Thursday, in a deal that will enable the Belgian drugmaker to offer new treatment opportunities for several rare diseases in neurology and immunology...
08:42 2019-10-11

| Welterweight champion Spence hospitalised after rolling Ferrari Undefeated welterweight boxing world champion Errol Spence is expected to make a full recovery after sustaining facial lacerations in a one-car crash in Dallas....
08:42 2019-10-11

Fujifilm X-Pro3: everything we know so far about the upcoming retro rangefinder It's been more than three years since Fujifilm introduced the X-Pro2 and much has changed since then. While the company has issued a handful of firmware updates to keep it relevant over its lifetime – adding 4K video, boosting the autofoc...
09:00 2019-10-11

California: north and south battle wildfires as preventive shutoffs hit millions Blazes destroy homes and buildings and spur evacuations while high winds fuel fears for San Francisco Bay areaA mobile home community in southern California fell victim to a rapidly spreading wildfire on Thursday, as millions of people in the state w...
09:28 2019-10-11

Abandoning Kurds could cost Trump support of evangelical Christians One of the president’s staunchest constituencies has stuck by him through many controversies but Syria may be a policy lurch too farEvangelical Christian voters have been among Donald Trump’s most enthusiastic and reliable supporters. Trump’s recent ...
09:28 2019-10-11

Ask me anything: Ukraine's president holds 14-hour press conference Volodymyr Zelenskiy is questioned by journalists on topics including his phone call with Donald TrumpEver since reports of a telephone call with Donald Trump emerged last month, the news has been bad for the Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy.I...
09:28 2019-10-11

Giants lose out on replay reviews FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Pat Shurmur lost two replay challenges Thursday night in a 35-14 loss to the Patriots, and the Giants believe they had a case on both of them. With 2:52 remaining, Shurmur thought a third-down pass for Golden Tate should have been...
09:28 2019-10-11

Bridge Collapse In China Kills Three, Two Injured Three people died and two were injured when a highway bridge collapsed on Thursday in China's eastern province of Jiangsu, state news agency Xinhua said....
09:56 2019-10-11

Egypt Discovers Archaeological Industrial Zone At "Valley Of The Monkeys" Egypt on Thursday unveiled two archaeological discoveries in Luxor including an industrial zone at the southern city's West Valley, also known as the Valley of the Monkeys....
09:56 2019-10-11

MPs want national debate on road charging schemes Transport Select Committee to look at pay-per-mile road usage to cut emissions and replace declining Fuel Duty revenue Members of Parliament have pledged to start “a national debate” about the introduction of pay-per-mile road charging and other roa...
09:56 2019-10-11

Singer Lewis Capaldi has a No. 1 hit, but still lives with his parents Scottish singer-songwriter Lewis Capaldi has had a lot to celebrate all year, with his single “Someone You Loved” spending seven consecutive weeks at No. 1 in the UK and then pond-hopping to soar up the US charts, recently hitting No. 3 on the Billbo...
09:56 2019-10-11

Pak Has "Dubious Distinction Of Recruiting Children For Terror": India India slammed Pakistan for "weaving fake narratives" about children living in Jammu and Kashmir, saying Pakistan has a "dubious distinction" of "schooling" young children in violent extremist......
10:14 2019-10-11

What Led To Patna Flood? Probe Team Has Members Who Are In Line Of Fire Weeks after the severe flooding in Patna, the Bihar government has formed a team to probe what lead to the unprecedented situation in the state capital and to fix those responsible for the gaps. The......
10:14 2019-10-11

Germany: Endangered turtle dove is 2020 bird of the year Known as a symbol of love, peace and happiness, the turtle dove, or love bird, is flirting with extinction. A German environmental protection group has named it the 2020 bird of the year....
10:14 2019-10-11

New Jersey man allegedly threatened farmers who denied him sex with animals A New Jersey man was arrested for asking local farmers permission to have sex with their animals — and then threatening the farmers and damaging their cars when refused, a report said....
10:42 2019-10-11

How glorious is it to find lost things? The relief gives me the high of a marathon runner | Hannah Jane Parkinson Then there is finding as discovery – stumbling across something you didn’t know you were seekingGrief, if I had to describe the root, is the absence of something. Obviously, there are the serious, life-changing losses: the deaths of family members or...
11:00 2019-10-11

Iranian Tanker Hit by Explosions Off Saudi Coast Explosions hit an Iranian tanker near the Saudi Arabian port of Jeddah, sending oil prices higher amid already heightened concerns over the security of oil infrastructure in the Middle East....
11:28 2019-10-11

Assembly Election 2019 Live Updates: BJP Chief Slams Congress Over Kashmir Maharashtra, Haryana Elections 2019: Amit Shah is scheduled to hold public gatherings in Maharashtra's Sangli, Akkalkot, Tuljapur and Latur districts....
11:28 2019-10-11

Legacies Returns With Hope, But a Bunch of New Problems for Mystic Falls We've said it before and we'll say it again: Legacies was one of the best if not the best new show of last season, and tonight it returned with a premiere that makes us think it's......
11:56 2019-10-11

Cardi B Channels Her Inner Lizzie McGuire After Every Career Milestone Cardi B is at the top of her game, and she knows it. The hip-hop superstar discussed "finally" gaining acceptance from the fashion world, among other hot topics, during......
11:56 2019-10-11

Passing Peyton: Brady now No. 2 on yardage list Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is now second on the NFL's all-time passing yardage list, surpassing Peyton Manning during Thursday night's game against the Giants. Drew Brees holds the top spot, with 74,845 yards....
11:56 2019-10-11

Mutual Funds' Embrace of High-Profile Unicorns Backfires Mutual funds that invested billions in big technology startups are now suffering losses in newly public companies and are being forced to mark down their holdings of private companies that are no longer investor darlings....
12:14 2019-10-11

Fed Gives Large Banks a Break on Postcrisis Rules The Federal Reserve approved some of the most significant rollbacks of bank rules since Trump took office, setting up a new way of deciding which large banks are hit with its toughest regulations....
12:14 2019-10-11

Excited China fans cheer NBA game despite row over Hong Kong tweet Thousands of Chinese fans cheered and clapped through an NBA exhibition game in Shanghai on Thursday after days of controversy and online vitriol over a now-deleted tweet by a team manager backing anti-China protests in Hong Kong....
13:56 2019-10-11

Thai army chief rants at critics, warns of Hong Kong unrest Thailand’s powerful army chief has declared that the country’s government is virtually at war with its critics, warning that politicians and intellectuals may “manipulate” young people to stage protests like those in Hong Kong...
14:14 2019-10-11

Here's what LGBT Gen Zers want from their future bosses — and where they want to work Reuters LGBT students are more likely than their non-LGBT peers to value a commitment to diversity and support for gender equality from their future employers, according to an analysis by employer branding specialists Universum. Universum runs an an...
15:56 2019-10-11

Boy, 17, who sexually assaulted and stole from women in London park told one victim: I love you A teenage boy has been found guilty of sexually assaulting and stealing from a string of lone women as they walked through a popular south London park....
15:56 2019-10-11

N.Y.C. Official Calls for Mandatory Diversity Effort in the Boardroom The city comptroller will ask companies to adopt a version of the N.F.L.’s “Rooney Rule” and consider women and ethnic minorities for C.E.O. and board spots....
15:56 2019-10-11

Ronan Farrow Speaks Out After Matt Lauer's Rape Denial Ronan Farrow is standing by the claims made in his book Catch and Release, which includes former NBC employee Brooke Nevils' rape allegation against Matt Lauer, and says the information......
16:14 2019-10-11

Watch Emma Stone, Woody Harrelson & More Toss Back Tequila Shots Like Pros Move over, Jimmy Kimmel! During Thursday night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, Jimmy's right-hand man Guillermo Rodriguez took over hosting duties, dubbing the program The Guillermo Show.......
16:14 2019-10-11

OLED vs LCD vs LED: which TV technology should earn a place in your living room? Bamboozled by TV tech terms OLED, LCD and LED? Wondering why OLED is so expensive? Or unsure of the benefits of LCD and LED TVs? Where do QLED TVs come into it? If you're buying a TV and have questions like these buzzing around in your head, we&...
16:42 2019-10-11

The best iPhone 7 cases It has been a long time since the release of the iPhone 7 in 2016, and a lot has changed in smartphone design since that point. But at a new low price, the handset remains a great value option.Another added benefit of this older handset is the enormo...
16:42 2019-10-11

United Airlines cancels Boeing 737 MAX flights until January 6 United Airlines Holdings Inc said on Friday it is extending cancellations of Boeing 737 MAX flights until Jan. 6, as regulators continue to extensively review proposed software changes to the grounded plane....
17:00 2019-10-11

UPDATE 2-India's Infosys revises forecast on upbeat client demand India's second-largest software services exporter, Infosys Ltd , on Friday raised the low end of its revenue forecast for the year on upbeat demand for its digital services from Western clients....
17:00 2019-10-11

New Modern Luxury owners quietly sneak in John Amato Modern Luxury media, which publishes over 30 regional magazines, has quietly undergone an ownership change that includes John Amato, the controversial former CEO of The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard. The Dickey family operators have gone from bein...
17:28 2019-10-11

The dangers of DIY genetic testing – Science Weekly podcast Whether for ancestry or health, millions of us are choosing to have our genetic fingerprints analysed by using direct-to-consumer kits from private companies. But can the results of these tests be trusted in a clinical setting? Senior doctors have ca...
17:28 2019-10-11

The next election should be about climate, not Brexit | Ed Miliband Having a few ‘green policies’ is no longer enough. Ask yourself: what will your next MP do to save the world?The government that wins the next election stands to govern for half of the decade that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says we...
17:28 2019-10-11

If you see this fish, kill it Invasive species can be a major problem no matter where they pop up. Whether plants or animals, species that are taken to new areas can rapidly disrupt the ecosystem and drive native species out, or even push them to extinction. In the United States,...
17:56 2019-10-11

Michael McKinley, adviser to Mike Pompeo, resigns amid low morale at State Department A senior adviser to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has resigned amid plunging morale at the State Department over what is seen as the top US diplomat’s failure to support officials caught up in the Ukraine controversy, according to a report. Michael ...
17:56 2019-10-11

Depression: Brief change in diet may relieve symptoms The role of nutrition in depression is an area of increasing research. A recent study tries a 3-week nutritional intervention and reports some success....
17:56 2019-10-11

Will a push for plastics turn Appalachia into next ‘Cancer Alley’? Critics say ethane expansion will not only prolong fracking but could also trigger a public health disasterPolitical polarisation over climate surges under TrumpConstruction cranes climb into the sky and sprawl across the massive petrochemical facili...
18:14 2019-10-11

Flipkart Big Diwali Sale Kicks Off: Here Are All the Best Offers Flipkart is back with its Big Diwali Sale 2019, its second big festive season sale this year. We've handpicked the best offers you can grab on the first day of the sale....
19:14 2019-10-11

Trump Had Marie Yovanovitch Removed on ‘False Claims,’ She Tells House Inquiry Ambassador Marie L. Yovanovitch was recalled from Ukraine, she told impeachment investigators on Friday, despite a boss saying she had “done nothing wrong.”...
19:14 2019-10-11

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19:42 2019-10-11

Water-sharing agreements with India draw criticism in Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who was in New Delhi last week, signed major agreements on water-sharing with India. Bangladesh's citizens, however, are unhappy with the deals....
19:42 2019-10-11

OECD puts price tag on obesity October 11 is World Obesity Day, and there's no reason to celebrate as societies are fighting an uphill battle against the steady rise of overweight-related problems. OECD researchers have looked at the economic fallout....
19:42 2019-10-11

Romney steps up as Trump tries to trample him President Donald Trump wants to sideline Mitt Romney — but the Utah senator isn’t having it.Even as he faces a barrage of attacks from the president and his allies, Romney is mapping out plans to play a central role in 2020 — headlining party events,...
20:00 2019-10-11

Topo Designs' travel backpack has replaced my roller suitcase as my go-to carry-on — here's why I recommend it Lesley Chen/Business Insider Carrying luggage is one of the least enjoyable parts of travel, so any way to lessen the load is a win. The Topo Designs 30-Liter Travel Bag ($189) is a lighter, hands-free alternative to a roller-suitcase and easier to...
20:00 2019-10-11

Ex-envoy tells impeachment inquiry Trump ousted her based on 'false claims' The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine who Donald Trump has called "bad news" told a House of Representatives impeachment inquiry into the president on Friday that Trump removed her from her post based on "unfounded and false claims," according to U.S...
20:28 2019-10-11

|Zimbabweancompanysowsfirstlegalhempseeds A Zimbabwean company planted the country's first authorised hemp crop on Friday at a prison in the capital Harare after the production of industrial cannabis was legalised last month....
20:56 2019-10-11

Harry Styles’ new “Lights Up” video hit 4 million views in 12 hours To help kick off your weekend, Harry Styles has just dropped a new single, and coincidentally or not, the theme of “Lights Up” works perfectly for Official Coming Out Day today. In the song’s sultry R&B groove, Styles laments, “All the lights cou...
20:56 2019-10-11

Here's the 411: Mary J. Blige is boxing up her greatest hits for HERstory, Vol. 1 Before becoming an Oscar-nominated actress, Mary J. Blige was (and still is, truly) the immovable queen of ‘90s hip-hop soul, birthing hit after hit while establishing herself as the hip-hop industry’s go-to collaborator. Now, she’s releasing a bevy ...
20:56 2019-10-11

"Festival Week" gets back to basics, steadying a rocky season of The Great British Baking Show It has been a rough mid-season for fans of The Great British Baking Show. Head-scratching challenges and surprise eliminations have threatened to change the core temperament of the series, the straightforward, supportive and kind tone that has define...
20:56 2019-10-11

Brexit extension, election still most likely, says UBS UBS Wealth Management said on Friday it still expects the UK government to ask for an extension to the deadline for exiting the European Union and to hold a general election, though it acknowledged......
21:56 2019-10-11

Little Rock school district won't be divided An Arkansas school board vote against state supervision of public schools may have eased fears of resegregation in the capital city of Little Rock, but a vote to strip the teacher's union of their rights is reigniting a different fight....
21:56 2019-10-11

Again Capital's John Kilduff: The alleged Iran tanker attack is a distraction Iranian officials say two rockets struck an Iranian tanker traveling through the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia. John Kilduff, founding partner at Again Capital, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss how this is impacting oil markets....
22:14 2019-10-11

UPDATE 2-EBay, Stripe join PayPal in exiting Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra Facebook's efforts to establish a global digital currency called Libra suffered several setbacks on Friday as EBay Inc, Stripe Inc, and Mastercard all announced they were leaving the Libra Association, a group of companies aiding Facebook's efforts ...
22:56 2019-10-11

Turkey’s Syria offensive could spark another catastrophe, warn humanitarians Airstrikes and a ground offensive by Turkey in northern Syria against Kurdish forces have left civilians dead and forced tens of thousands to flee, UN agencies said on Friday, amid fears of another “humanitarian catastrophe” in the war-torn country. ...
22:56 2019-10-11

U.S. regulators allow genetically modified cotton as human food source U.S. regulators on Friday gave the green light for genetically modified cotton to be used for human consumption, paving the way for a protein-packed new food source - edible cottonseed that tastes a bit like chickpeas - that its developers said could...
23:14 2019-10-11

The 16 best deals at Wayfair's huge weekend sale To give your home a fall refresh, check out Wayfair's fall clearance for up to 70% off incredible home decor and furniture.       ...
00:00 2019-10-12

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups are most popular Halloween candy, poll finds Americans love to gorge on candy during Halloween, and Reese's Peanut Butter Cups are at the top of the list, a poll from Monmouth University finds.       ...
00:00 2019-10-12

U.S. health officials say vaping illness may have multiple causes U.S. health officials said on Friday there may be more than one cause behind the nationwide outbreak of serious lung illnesses linked to vaping, and that they have not yet seen a meaningful drop in new cases....
00:56 2019-10-12

UPDATE 2-FAA must ramp up staffing to oversee airplane certification after 737 MAX -panel The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration had insufficient personnel to oversee the certification of new Boeing airplanes and should make significant reforms in how it approves new aircraft, an international aviation panel said Friday....
00:56 2019-10-12

Federal judge blocks Trump administration 'public charge' rule targeting poor immigrants The Trump administration was set to implement a new "public charge" rule blocking poor immigrants from getting green cards, but a judge blocked it.        ...
01:14 2019-10-12