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Himalayan highs … and lows: trekking in Nepal

Big skies and golden eagles aside, without the training even Nepal’s ‘easiest’ hike is a challenge. But the mountains still work their magic on our writerOn the second morning of our trek up Poon Hill...

Himalayan highs … and lows: trekking in Nepal

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Nepal Seeks Help Identifying Bodies Found on Everest Four corpses were removed from the mountain this season, one of the deadliest ever. It’s unclear when the climbers died, and some of the bodies are u...
2019-06-07, 16:52

Nepal on high alert for general strike after explosions KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Security forces in Nepal are on high alert amid a general strike called by an outlawed communist group suspected in a series ...
2019-05-27, 06:26

Parliament Speaker in Nepal Resigns After Rape Accusation After a parliamentary employee accused Krishna Bahadur Mahara of raping her, the governing Communist Party forced him to step down. He denies the acc...
2019-10-01, 19:39

Any Attempt To Split China Will Be "Crushed", Says Xi Jinping In Nepal President Xi Jinping warned on Sunday that anyone attempting to "split" China will be "crushed" as he held wide-ranging talks with Nepal's top leader...
2019-10-14, 07:52

China Promises $492 Million-Aid To Nepal For Development Projects Chinese President Xi Jinping has said that China will provide Nepalese Rs 56 billion or $492 million assistance to Kathmandu over the next two years ...
2019-10-13, 18:13

China's Mobile-Payment Giants Come Under Fire in Nepal The Himalayan nation dealt a blow to Chinese payment platforms that have been aggressively expanding abroad, restricting them after finding that some...
2019-05-22, 16:13

Xi Jinping Becomes First Chinese President in 2 Decades to Visit Nepal (KATHMANDU, Nepal) — Xi Jinping on Saturday became the first Chinese president in more than two decades to visit Nepal, where he is expected to...
2019-10-12, 23:52

Nepal's CG Group ties up with Huawei to launch 4G services Nepal's Chaudhary Group (CG) has signed a deal worth about $100 million with China's Huawei Technologies to bring 4G phone services to the country, C...
2019-07-01, 18:00

Australia 5-0 Nepal: World Cup 2022 qualifier – as it happened Socceroos record their biggest home win since 2016Jamie Maclaren hat-trick lights up an AFC mismatch 12.18pm BST Job done in Canberra, as nearly 20,0...
2019-10-10, 22:13

Floods and landslides kill at least 88 people in Nepal and India At least 88 people have died in Nepal and northeastern India, with millions affected after torrential rains triggered floods and landslides over the ...
2019-07-15, 20:13

Nepal’s sexual minorities say progress in rights has stalled KATHMANDU, Nepal — Nepal seized the lead in equal rights for sexual minorities in South Asia four years ago with a new constitution that forbids all ...
2019-09-19, 06:39

Bond yields are falling to record lows as investors pull back from risky assets Government bond yields in most major economies worldwide have been flirting with all-time lows in the last few days, indicating that investors are wa...
2019-07-05, 00:01

Uber and Lyft close at record lows as investor skepticism grows around recent IPOs Shares of Uber and Lyft fell to fresh lows on Tuesday, posting their lowest close ever, as the ride-hailing firms join a string of recently public co...
2019-10-02, 02:26

Global stocks gain as Mexico tariffs averted, yuan falls to 2019 lows U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal...
2019-06-10, 07:26

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares tick higher, euro near 2-month lows before ECB decision Asian shares rose after a cautious start, while the euro hovered near two-month lows as soft economic data fuelled hopes the European Central Bank co...
2019-07-25, 10:00

Oil gains after Iran tensions, stocks at seven-week highs Oil prices built on recent gains on Friday on fears any U.S. military attack on Iran would disrupt flows from the Middle East, while a gauge of globa...
2019-06-21, 19:39

Costco Hits Record Highs: Could You See the Rally Coming? Costco's share price has outperformed in 2019 -- yet as late as March, financial news sources painted a confusing picture. Not so with Trader's Class...
2019-07-12, 22:26

Global tourism hits record highs - but who goes where on holiday? As the holiday season approaches, we look at the rise and rise of tourism and find out where the world’s 1.4bn international travellers go on vacatio...
2019-07-01, 07:26

Europe's heatwave burns on, but eases from record highs A four-day heatwave across western Europe that killed seven people began to ease slightly on Sunday, as temperature alerts were cut back and wildfire...
2019-07-01, 00:00

Dollar near one-month highs before Fed minutes; pound dives The dollar held near a one-month high on Wednesday as trade tensions between the world's two biggest economies remained high before Fed minutes that ...
2019-05-22, 16:52

401(k), IRA millionaires at Fidelity surpass record highs in the second quarter Are you a 401(k) millionaire? Fidelity Investments says the number of its 401(k) account holders with balances over $1 million hit record high. ...
2019-08-21, 15:39

Oakland sets season highs for runs, hits in 19-4 win over KC Marcus Semien homered, tripled and drove in a career-high seven runs as the Oakland Athletics set season highs for runs and hits in a 19-4 thrashing ...
2019-08-27, 09:13

Wall Street rises on rate cut optimism; S&P 500, Dow hit new highs The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit fresh record highs on Friday, as the indexes continued a strong run for the week on hopes of an ...
2019-07-12, 18:39

Sensex, Nifty Off Day's Highs; IT Stocks Jump: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets receded from days highs on Thursday afternoon amid choppy trade, a day after the Reserve Bank of India delivered its fourth co...
2019-08-08, 11:13

Asian shares near two-month highs before U.S. payrolls test Asian shares hovered near two-month highs on Friday as investors braced for U.S. employment data, a key release that could stoke or temper market exp...
2019-07-05, 10:13

Wall Street touches new highs after comments by Fed's Powell U.S. stocks ended higher and the S&P 500 index briefly crossed the 3,000-point mark for the first time on Wednesday as remarks by Federal Reserve Cha...
2019-07-10, 23:39

Asian shares near two-month highs ahead of U.S. payrolls Asian shares hovered near two-month highs on Friday, holding recent gains as investors awaited U.S. employment data, a key release that could make or...
2019-07-05, 04:39

CDC report shows cases of 3 STDs hit record highs PIMA COUNTY, Ariz. — Combined cases of syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia hit an all-time high in the United States, according to a report from ...
2019-10-10, 08:39

Wall St. closes shortened session at record highs U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday, with each of the major indexes closing at a record high, as expectations grew that the Federal Reserve would take a mo...
2019-07-03, 19:26

Jamie Maclaren hits hat-trick as Socceroos stroll to win over Nepal Australia trash Nepal 5-0 at Canberra’s GIO StadiumHarry Souttar adds two in comfortable victoryThe Socceroos attack is starting to click under coach...
2019-10-10, 22:13

Nepal bans single-use plastics at Mt. Everest, starting next year Officials in Nepal announced Thursday single-use plastics on or around Mount Everest will be entirely outlawed next year -- as part of an effort to t...
2019-08-22, 22:00

Death toll in Nepal floods rises to 55, thousands displaced The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 55 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government...
2019-07-14, 19:26

Flood Hit Nepal Appeals To International Agencies To Extend Help: Reports Flood-hit Nepal has appealed to the international agencies for help to prevent the possible water-borne diseases and to ensure proper health services...
2019-07-15, 18:13

India Hands Over Rs 2.41 Crore Worth School Building To Nepal India recently provided Rs 233 crore to the Nepal Government for various infrastructure projects, including roads and reconstruction of houses destro...
2019-09-28, 16:39

Nepal sets new rules for Everest climbers after deadly season Permit will depend on climbers having ascended at least one 6,500-metre Nepalese peakAll climbers seeking a permit for Everest must have prior high a...
2019-08-15, 00:39

Millions Displaced as Monsoon Floods Hit India, Nepal and Bangladesh More than a hundred people have died and millions were forced to leave their homes as monsoon rains have devastated parts of India, Nepal and Banglad...
2019-07-16, 11:26

78 dead in Nepal as flooding wreaks havoc in South Asia Monsoon flooding and landslides are continuing to cause havoc in South Asia, with the death toll rising to 78 in Nepal and authorities in neighboring...
2019-07-16, 17:26

China aims to up Nepal partnership with Belt and Road Initiative Xi Jinping has become the first Chinese president to visit Nepal since 1996. Sandwiched between regional titans India and China, the mountainous nati...
2019-10-13, 12:39

India Bid To Counter China Includes A $45 Million Development With Nepal India and Nepal officially opened South Asia's first cross-border oil pipeline on Tuesday, a project seen as part of New Delhi's efforts to increase ...
2019-09-10, 15:39

China's President Xi Jinping makes rare Nepal visit Xi has become the first Chinese president to visit Nepal since 1996. Sandwiched between regional titans India and China, the mountainous nation is in...
2019-10-13, 10:39

Death toll from India, Nepal, Bangladesh floods jumps to over 300 The death toll from severe flooding in parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh rose to more than 300 on Monday, even as heavy rains are starting to ebb ...
2019-07-22, 12:39

Monsoons, flash flooding kills at least 47 in Nepal, dozens missing 47 people have been killed and dozens are missing or injured after heavy rainfall caused massive flooding and landslides in Nepal over the past few d...
2019-07-14, 18:26

| Nepal declines permission for Dalai Lama's birthday celebration The Dalai Lama's birthday celebrations in Nepal have been cancelled after the government refused permission for the event to go ahead, officials said...
2019-07-07, 21:26

Nepal's record-setting Everest guide returns as a hero Family, friends and supporters have welcomed a veteran Sherpa guide upon his return to Nepal's capital days after his 24th climb of Mount Everest ext...
2019-05-25, 15:52

Nepal’s record-setting Everest guide returns hero Family, friends and supporters have welcomed a veteran Sherpa guide upon his return to Nepal’s capital days after his 24th climb of Mount Everest ext...
2019-05-26, 03:26

Two blasts in Nepal kill 3 and injure 5, security on high-alert At least three people were killed and five injured in two explosions in Nepal’s capital on Sunday — with police suspecting an outlawed co...
2019-05-26, 22:26

Nepal Authorities Clear 11 Tonnes Of Trash From Mount Everest The Nepalese government on Monday concluded its clean-up drive of the Mount Everest and said it had collected nearly 11 tonnes of trash that had pile...
2019-05-27, 17:52

Nepal marks 1st Everest summit amid debate over permits KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal has commemorated the anniversary of the first ascent of Mount Everest amid a climbing season marred by the highest deat...
2019-05-29, 12:13

Deaths rise as Nepal issues more permits for Mount Everest Nepal's reluctance to limit the number of permits it issues to scale Mount Everest has contributed to dangerous overcrowding, with inexperienced clim...
2019-05-28, 13:39

Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential ra...
2019-07-15, 22:13

Nepal jails Canadian former UN official for sexually abusing boys Aid worker Peter Dalglish, 62, sentenced for abusing two boys, aged 12 and 14A former United Nations official has been jailed for sexually abusing ch...
2019-07-09, 13:00

Nepal marks 1st Everest ascent amid debate over permits Nepal commemorated the anniversary of the first ascent of Mount Everest on Wednesday amid a climbing season marred by the highest death toll in four ...
2019-05-30, 07:00

Nepal Says Overcrowding On Mount Everest "Not Sole Reason" Behind Deaths Nepal has denied accusations that the rise in the number of deaths of Mount Everest climbers is solely due to "overcrowding", adding adverse weather ...
2019-05-27, 14:13

Floods, landslides leave scores dead across Nepal, India Police in Nepal say flooding and landslides triggered by heavy rainfall have killed at least 43 people in the past few days, with more deaths reporte...
2019-07-14, 09:39

Nepal Everest cleanup drive yields garbage, bodies Officials in Nepal say a government expedition to Mount Everest has removed 11,000 kilograms (24,200 pounds) of garbage and four dead bodies from the...
2019-06-05, 14:52

South Asia soaked as monsoons hit India, Nepal, Bangladesh Monsoon-triggered floods and landslides have killed at least 40 people in South Asia in two days. Almost 870,000 people have been affected by floods ...
2019-07-13, 11:52

Nepal picks up four bodies, 11 tonnes of garbage in Everest clean-up Nepali climbers have retrieved four bodies and collected some 11 tonnes of decades-old garbage from Mount Everest and its approach below the base cam...
2019-06-05, 19:13

Nepal Faces Mountainous Challenge Identifying Everest Bodies The bodies of four climbers who failed their Everest challenge and left little clue as to their identity have thrown up a new challenge for Nepalese ...
2019-06-09, 13:26

Air India Flight Overshoots Main Runway At Nepal's Airport An Air India flight overshot the main runway of Tribhuvan International Airport in Nepal today morning. The Airbus A320-214, which took off from Delh...
2019-06-02, 18:00

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks gain as Mexico tariffs averted, yuan falls to 2019 lows U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal...
2019-06-10, 07:52

Uber and Lyft close at record lows as investors lose faith in ride-sharing companies Shares of Uber and Lyft fell to fresh lows on Tuesday, posting their lowest close ever, as the ride-hailing companies face growing skepticism from in...
2019-09-04, 01:39

Collapsing bond yields push world stocks to new highs Government bonds held near multi-year lows on Thursday on bets the U.S. Federal Reserve would cut interest rates this month and that other major cent...
2019-07-04, 13:52

Asian shares hold near two-month highs before U.S. payrolls test Asian shares hovered near two-month highs on Friday as investors braced for U.S. employment data, a key release that could stoke or temper market exp...
2019-07-05, 07:39

Sensex, Nifty Off Day's Highs Amid Choppy Trade: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets started Tuesday's session on a higher note but turned choppy in first few minutes of trade amid gains in Asian peers. The S&P ...
2019-06-11, 09:39

Trout, Heaney with career highs in Angels' 5-1 win at Texas Trout matches MLB lead with career-best 42nd homer, Heaney career-high 14 Ks in Angels' 5-1 win over Rangers in doubleheader opener   ...
2019-08-21, 01:13

Major averages close at record highs on dovish Fed hopes U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday, with each of the major indexes closing at a record high, as expectations grew that the Federal Reserve would take a mo...
2019-07-04, 00:26

Dow, U.S. stocks hit record highs on rate cut hopes ahead of July 4th The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq finished at record highs on Wednesday, boosted by thin trading and the prospect of three dovish central bank nominees. ...
2019-07-03, 21:26

Wall Street closes at record highs before Fourth of July US stocks rose on Wednesday, with each of the major indexes closing at a record high, as expectations grew that the Federal Reserve would take a more...
2019-07-03, 20:39

Asian stocks at six-week highs as trade war gloom lifts before ECB Asian stocks advanced to a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade relations and expectations that the European Central Ban...
2019-09-12, 11:39

Sensex Crosses 40,000, Nifty Tops 12,000 As Markets Near Record Highs Domestic stock markets jumped to trade near record highs on Friday - with the S&P BSE Sensex back above the 40,000 mark, ahead of the release of GDP ...
2019-05-31, 07:39

USDJPY at 5-Week Highs: This Is NOT a Market “Moved by Trade Talks” On September 10, the U.S. dollar soared to a 5-week high against the Japanese yen. In fact, the USDJPY rally has been consistent since August 26. Ana...
2019-09-13, 00:26

Sensex, Nifty End Lower As Markets Retreat From Near Record Highs Selling pressure in bluechip stocks like HDFC Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, ICICI Bank, ITC, Mahindra and Mahindra Yes Bank and Power Grid weighed on th...
2019-05-31, 14:26

Parts of Alaska Have No Sea Ice For the First Time Ever As Temperatures in the Region Hit Record Highs Alaska has seen the lowest levels of sea ice ever this summer as record temperatures and wildfires hit the region with some areas completely ice free...
2019-08-08, 01:39

S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs; euro drops on soft data Tech companies led the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq to record closing highs on Wednesday but the Dow lost ground on downbeat earnings, while the euro dropp...
2019-07-25, 01:26

Record highs in U.S. stock market not enough to attract fund investors Investors retreated from the U.S. stock market last week despite the benchmark S&P 500 reaching new record highs, pulling nearly $9.1 billion from mu...
2019-07-31, 19:13

METALS-Nickel strikes 1-yr highs as rally picks up speed Shanghai nickel prices rose more than 4% in early trade on Thursday to a one-year high, extending a rally for the metal into a ninth day as speculato...
2019-07-18, 06:13

Wall St. notches all-time highs on lingering rate-cut optimism All three major indexes posted record closing highs on Friday as firm expectations for an interest-rate cut from the Federal Reserve continued to pro...
2019-07-12, 23:00

FOREX-Dollar near one-month highs before Fed minutes; pound dives The dollar held near a one-month high on Wednesday as trade tensions between the world's two biggest economies remained high before Fed minutes that ...
2019-05-22, 14:13

Nikkei little changed, hover near 4-mth highs; c.bank meetings eyed Japan's Nikkei share average was little changed but continued to hover near its four-month high on Wednesday, with investors awaiting fresh catalysts...
2019-09-18, 04:39

With stocks at all-time highs, here's how to navigate earnings season using ETFs With earnings season in full swing, exchange-traded fund experts Tom Lydon and Ric Edelman share their takes on the top ways to play the upcoming rep...
2019-07-21, 17:13

U.S. funds look for 'crazy cheap' stocks as indexes hit record highs Record highs in the U.S. stock market and the anticipation of equity-friendly interest rate cuts by the Federal Reserve later this year are prompting...
2019-06-27, 20:52

Bitcoin near two-week highs, fueled by hopes for Facebook's Libra Bitcoin held on Tuesday near its highest for two weeks after surging as much as 9% overnight, a move analysts said was probably driven by hopes that ...
2019-07-09, 12:13

India and Nepal open South Asia’s first cross-border oil pipeline India and Nepal officially opened South Asia's first cross-border oil pipeline on Tuesday, a project seen as part of New Delhi's efforts to increase ...
2019-09-10, 12:52

Former Canadian UN worker and renowned humanitarian sentenced in Nepal for raping boys For decades, Peter Dalglish, 62, held a distinguished reputation as one of Canada’s most esteemed and accomplished humanitarians devoted to the wellb...
2019-07-09, 20:26

Foreign Minister S Jaishankar In Nepal For Wide-Ranging Bilateral Talks External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar arrived in Kathmandu today to participate in the 5th Joint Commission Meeting between India and Nepal and to t...
2019-08-21, 14:00

Nepal Looks To Limit Mount Everest Access After Deaths, But Doubts Linger Under pressure after a deadly season on traffic-clogged Mount Everest, Nepal is considering tightening access to the world's highest peak, but mounta...
2019-06-05, 08:39

Nepal pushes to end dependency on India with China rail, tunnel deals Chinese President Xi Jinping wound up two days of meetings in Nepal on Sunday with separate deals for a rail link to Tibet and a tunnel, an official ...
2019-10-13, 15:26

Death toll in Nepal rains rises to 47, dozens missing, injured The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 47 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government...
2019-07-14, 13:00

Acute Monsoon Flooding in Nepal and India Leaves Dozens Dead The death toll was likely to rise significantly, with hundreds of thousands displaced from their homes as severe rains lashed South Asia, officials s...
2019-07-14, 17:13

Floods force millions to flee homes in India, Nepal and Bangladesh Floods have forced more than three million people from their homes across north and northeastern India, officials said on Monday, as the death toll i...
2019-07-15, 16:39

Nepal bans single-use plastics at Mount Everest starting next year Officials in Nepal announced Thursday single-use plastics on or around Mount Everest will be entirely outlawed next year -- as part of an effort to t...
2019-08-23, 03:39

Nepal's Pashupatinath Temple Owns Over 9kg gold, 1.3 Billion Rupees Cash A committee formed by the Nepal government, to investigate the assets owned by Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu on Wednesday, made public data that ...
2019-06-06, 12:39

As World Makes Gains Against Child Marriage, Nepal Struggles to Catch Up Nepal’s government is moving forward with a campaign to eradicate the practice, but the challenges are daunting, as activists say the marriages are i...
2019-06-07, 12:39

Nepal Objects To US Envoy's Move To Engage With People On Social Media The Nepal government today took strong exception to the US envoy's move to engage with Nepali people on a weekly basis through social media, saying i...
2019-05-23, 11:01

Mount Everest climbers may have to prove experience, insurance to get permit from Nepal After 11 people died on Mt. Everest this spring, Nepal may require climbers to prove they have mountaineering experience and support to get a permit....
2019-08-16, 14:13

Nepal Floods Death Toll Reaches 67, Rainfall To Continue: Officials The death toll from the monsoon floods and landslides in Nepal has increased to 67, while 32 people were reported missing and over 40 others injured,...
2019-07-16, 20:39

Bangladesh, Nepal Estimated To Grow Faster Than India: World Bank Bangladesh and Nepal are estimated to grow faster than India in 2019, according to the World Bank, which said that overall growth in South Asia is pr...
2019-10-13, 13:26

Babies in Nepal get quarter of calories from junk food, study finds Diets heavy on snack foods linked to undernutrition and stunting, say researchersChildren under the age of two in Nepal are getting a quarter of thei...
2019-07-17, 08:13

50-Year-Old Woman Climber From Poland Dies On Nepal's Mount Manaslu A Polish climber died on Nepal's Mount Manaslu, the world's eighth highest peak, expedition organisers said Sunday -- the first fatality of the autum...
2019-09-29, 18:39

Nepal court gives ex-U.N. adviser Peter Dalglish 9 years for child sex abuse A Nepali court has sentenced a prominent Canadian humanitarian and former United Nations adviser to nine years in prison for the sexual assaults of t...
2019-07-10, 00:52

Bihar's Flood Situation To Worsen After Heavy Rain In Nepal: Official The flood situation in Bihar remained grim on Wednesday and is expected to worsen as neighbouring Nepal is witnessing heavy rainfall and the water fr...
2019-07-24, 13:26

Chip stocks brush off trade war and rally to near record highs as investors bet on 5G Semiconductor companies, especially those that sell heavily to China, have faced major headwinds this year. But investors are betting on a big payoff...
2019-09-18, 20:39

As stocks struggle to break to new highs, markets could be swayed by Fed speakers, trade Developments in U.S.-Chinese trade talks and the comments from a host of Fed speakers could be important for markets in the week ahead, as stocks str...
2019-09-20, 22:39

Sensex, Nifty Hit Record Highs As Markets Extend Rally To Fourth Day Domestic stock markets hit new all-time highs on Tuesday extending their rally to a fourth day running, after exit polls predicted a win for the Bhar...
2019-05-21, 16:52

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares, bond yields perch at six-week highs World shares climbed to a six-week high alongside benchmark government bond yields on Friday, as markets cheered signs of progress in U.S.-China trad...
2019-09-13, 12:00

Global stocks hit one-month highs on news of U.S.-China trade talks Stocks hit one-month highs worldwide on Thursday as improved risk appetite led investors away from safe-haven assets such as bonds and gold on renewe...
2019-09-05, 17:39

Oil climbs on Iran tensions, stocks edge back from seven-week highs Oil prices added to recent gains on Friday on fears any U.S. military attack on Iran would disrupt flows of crude from the Middle East, while a gauge...
2019-06-21, 23:26

UPDATE 2-U.S. natgas output, demand seen rising to record highs in 2019 U.S. dry natural gas production will rise to an all-time high of 91.03 billion cubic feet per day (bcfd) in 2019, breaking last year's record of 83.3...
2019-08-06, 21:39

Microsoft shares hit record highs, powered by growing cloud sales Microsoft Corp on Thursday beat analysts' estimates for fourth-quarter revenue and profit, driven by continued sales increases from its cloud busine...
2019-07-19, 06:13

Texas power demand to hit record highs as heat bakes state Demand for electricity in Texas will reach record levels on Monday and Tuesday as consumers crank up their air conditioners to escape a heat wave bak...
2019-08-12, 21:26

Nikkei surges to 4-week highs on hopes for trade talks and U.S. rate cut Japan's Nikkei surged to four-week highs on Wednesday morning on news that the United States and China will rekindle talks on trade, while ongoing ex...
2019-06-19, 05:52

European shares retreat from 3-week highs on U.S.-China trade jitters European shares pulled back from three-week highs on Wednesday after the United States toughened its stance on trade with China and data from Beijing...
2019-06-12, 11:39

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St notches record highs on Fed rate-cut expectations All three major indexes posted record closing highs on Friday as solid expectations for an interest-rate cut from the Federal Reserve continued to pr...
2019-07-12, 23:52

Markets close at record highs amid rumors of Fed interest rate cut Major U.S. stock indexes closed at all-time highs Friday upon hints from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell that an interest rate cut could come ...
2019-07-13, 05:13

METALS-Copper at near 2-week highs on hopes China imports could grow Prices for industrial metals were mostly higher in Asian trading on Tuesday, with copper prices hitting the highest in almost two weeks on expectatio...
2019-06-11, 08:13

Nepal Woman Hired Indian Contract Killer To Murder Mother: Police A woman along with her boyfriend was arrested in Nepal on Monday for allegedly hiring an Indian contract killer to murder her mother who was opposed ...
2019-07-01, 19:26

Mount Everest death toll rise not solely due to overcrowding, Nepal official says A recent spike in deaths atop the tallest mountain in the world doesn't solely have to do with recent overcrowding but includes a myriad of other fac...
2019-05-27, 21:39

Mount Everest death spike prompting review of 'all the old laws,' Nepal official says A climbing season that's be married by the highest death toll in on Mount Everest in four years has prompted officials in Nepal to review rules about...
2019-05-29, 20:52

Nepal denies Tibetans' request to hold Dalai Lama birthday celebration The Tibetan community in Nepal called off plans to mark the birthday of their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama after their request for a public celebr...
2019-07-07, 11:52

Mount Everest climbers seen crushed together in new video as Nepal debates limiting permits A crush of climbers waiting to ascend the world's tallest summit can be seen in a newly released video amid the ongoing debate whether Nepal should l...
2019-05-30, 17:39

Nepal's family planning clinics feel the force of Trump's global gag rule Brutal cuts to US-funded reproductive health services threaten to throw progress in the south Asian country into sharp reverseDevendra Amgai lost his...
2019-09-28, 17:00

Nepal Court Orders 16-Year Jail Term For Ex-UN Worker For Child Sex Abuse A court in Nepal's Kathmandu on Monday announced 16 years of prison sentence and penalty worth one million (in Nepali Rupees) for a former United Nat...
2019-07-08, 22:00

Everest Deaths Rise As Nepal Continues to Issue Permits Amid Overcrowding (NAMCHE, Nepal) — Nepal’s reluctance to limit the number of permits it issues to scale Mount Everest has contributed to dangerous overcro...
2019-05-28, 18:39

Nepal Climber Bests Own Record Within Week, Scales Everest For 24th Time Just a week after breaking his own record for the most number of summits on Mount Everest, Kami Rita Sherpa yet again climbed the world's highest mou...
2019-05-21, 17:52

British climber dies on Everest as death toll of climbers in Nepal reaches 18 A British climber too weak to descend from Mount Everest died on Saturday, officials said, the eighth climber to die on the world’s tallest mountain ...
2019-05-25, 13:13

4 bodies recovered from Mount Everest as Nepal seeks help in identifying dead climbers Nepal is seeking help to identify four climbers whose bodies were brought down from Mount Everest during a particularly deadly climbing season. ...
2019-06-10, 20:13

Nepal Can Reap Huge Benefits From India's Economic Growth: Indian Envoy Nepal can reap huge benefits from the steady economic growth of India, which is poised to be a $5 trillion economy by 2025, Indian Ambassador to Nepa...
2019-07-19, 15:13

Branded "Witch", Nepal Woman Beaten Up, Forced To Eat Human Excreta: Cops A 35-year-old woman in Nepal was allegedly beaten up and forced to eat human faeces by a group of villagers over accusations of witchcraft, the polic...
2019-08-19, 04:52

GLOBAL MARKETS-S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs; euro drops on soft data Tech companies led the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq to record closing highs on Wednesday but the Dow lost ground on downbeat earnings, while the euro dropp...
2019-07-24, 23:52

Japan stocks rise as Wall St hits record highs, Advantest surges Japanese stocks rose on Thursday after Wall Street climbed to record highs, although the gains were modest as investors showed restraint ahead of pol...
2019-07-25, 10:00

LIVE: Sensex, Nifty Off Record Highs; Adani Group Shares Rally On Monday, the Sensex registered its biggest single-day gain since September 2013 after exit polls showed the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) part...
2019-05-23, 10:39

Japan's Nikkei rises as Wall St hits record highs, Advantest rallies The Nikkei share average made modest gains on Thursday after Wall Street rose overnight to record highs, as investors in Japan showed retraint ahead ...
2019-07-25, 04:00

UPDATE 4-Microsoft shares hit record highs, powered by growing cloud sales Microsoft Corp on Thursday beat analysts' estimates for fourth-quarter revenue and profit, driven by continued sales increases from its cloud busines...
2019-07-19, 02:39

Oil near six-week highs amid Gulf of Mexico storm, Middle East tensions Oil prices rose on Friday, hovering near six-week highs, as U.S. oil producers in the Gulf of Mexico cut more than half their output in the face of a...
2019-07-12, 05:39

Poll Of Exit Polls: Experts Explain Why Markets Closed At Record Highs Analysts believe that a second term for the Narendra Modi-led government would ensure continuity in reform measures, initiated in the last five years...
2019-05-21, 16:52

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens at record highs as earnings season kicks off Wall Street's main indexes opened at record highs on Monday as second-quarter corporate earnings got off to an upbeat start with results from the thi...
2019-07-15, 17:13

Stocks hit new highs on hopes of US-China trade truce and prospect of Fed rate cuts The S&P 500 index set a new record Thursday on a strong signal that the Fed could cut interest rates and on hopes for a trade war truce.  ...
2019-06-21, 02:26

U.S. stocks are near all-time highs while the OECD predicts the weakest growth in a decade and finan U.S. stocks are near all-time highs while the OECD predicts the weakest growth in a decade and financial officers expect a recession next year and on...
2019-09-19, 21:26

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street closes shortened session at record highs U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday, with each of the major indexes closing at a record high, as expectations grew that the Federal Reserve would take a mo...
2019-07-03, 19:39

Central banks' dovish cooing keeps world stocks lulled near two-week highs World stocks held near two-week highs on Wednesday as investors bet on a worldwide wave of central bank stimulus, with expectations building that the...
2019-06-19, 11:13

Stocks near new highs on hopes of US-China trade truce and prospect of Fed rate cuts Stocks were on pace to set a new record Thursday on a strong signal that the Fed could cut interest rates and on hopes for a trade war truce. ...
2019-06-20, 21:52

JGB yields rise to 6-week highs as investors take profits ahead of long weekend Japanese government bond (JGB) yields jumped across the curve on Friday, ahead of a three day-weekend in the country, with the key 10-year yield hitt...
2019-09-13, 08:52

Wall St. eyes return to record highs as stocks cheer trade reprieve Stocks rallied and bonds retreated on Monday as the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks, leading investors to cut back wagers on ag...
2019-07-01, 16:52

Order of Canada recipient Peter Dalglish found guilty of child sex assault in Nepal An Order of Canada recipient has been found guilty of sexually assaulting children in Nepal after a police investigation and trial his lawyers descri...
2019-06-12, 03:52

Canadian aid worker Peter Dalglish jailed 16 years in Nepal for sexual assault of boys Dalglish, an Order of Canada recipient, was convicted last month after a police investigation and trial his lawyers described as a travesty of justic...
2019-07-08, 23:26

Sunday Forecast: Normal daytime highs today, triple digits begin Monday TUCSON – The upper trof axis pushed well east of the region this afternoon over eastern New Mexico, with high pressure building in from the wes...
2019-06-24, 05:13

Oil lingers near 6-week highs amid Gulf of Mexico storm, Middle East tensions Oil prices hovered near six-week highs on Friday and was on track for a weekly gain as U.S. oil producers in the Gulf of Mexico cut more than half th...
2019-07-12, 14:00

GLOBAL MARKETS-European stocks hit one-month highs on news of U.S.-China trade talks European shares rose to fresh one-month highs and safe-haven assets such as gold and the yen fell after news of U.S.-China talks set for early Octobe...
2019-09-05, 12:00

New York rents are down from 2014 highs. But Barneys shows massive rent hikes still happen Retail rents in New York corridors including Fifth Avenue around Grand Central, SoHo and the Upper East Side are nowhere near what they once were in ...
2019-08-09, 00:52

Oil lingers near six-week highs amid Gulf of Mexico storm, Middle East tensions Oil prices hovered near six-week highs on Friday and was on track for a weekly gain as U.S. oil producers in the Gulf of Mexico cut more than half th...
2019-07-12, 09:39

Apple hits 11-month highs after its latest keynote reveals competitive streaming pricing and a new iPhone lineup (AAPL) Apple Apple shares jumped as much as 2.7% Wednesday, hitting 11-month intraday highs, after the company revealed updated iPhones, Apple Watches, and...
2019-09-11, 21:39

Antarctic ice levels go from record high to record lows WASHINGTON — The amount of ice circling Antarctica is suddenly plunging from a record high to record lows, baffling scientists. Floating ice off the ...
2019-07-02, 20:26

Both Uber and Lyft are at record lows as investors continue to shun unprofitable unicorns (UBER, LYFT) AP/Gene J. Puskar Both Uber and Lyft fell to record lows on Wednesday, showing that investors are shying away from unprofitable unicorns. The ride-h...
2019-10-02, 19:13

VOLUME IN S&P 500 INDEX OPTIONS SETS NEW SINGLE DAY TRADING RECORD ON MONDAY; CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) Reached New Intraday and Closing Highs CHICAGO, October 6, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that on Monday, October 6, several records were established at the Exc...
2019-05-22, 17:00

Record or near-record highs expected Wednesday TUCSON – The heat is on! A ridge of high pressure, located near California, will continue moving east. This system will expand over Arizona, a...
2019-06-12, 03:52

CFE EXPERIENCES BUSIEST WEEK IN ITS HISTORY;Single-Day Volume Reaches Consecutive Highs on Thursday and Friday,VIX Futures Sets Back-to-Back Daily Trading Records CHICAGO, May 10, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that the Exchange set several new trading records during the week ended ...
2019-05-22, 14:39

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: UN envoy on Middle East peace process, child labour in Nepal, latest deadly Mediterranean shipwreck, DRC's Goma 21-days free of Ebola transmission, UN chief urges ban on nuclear testing A recap of Tuesday's stories: UN envoy says tangible steps 'can, and must be taken' to reverse the 'negative trajectory' of the Palestinian-Israeli c...
2019-08-28, 01:39

Seeking Happy Campers, Government Offers Revamped Travel Portal The U.S. government has made it easier to book a camping trip by moving a travel portal to the cloud, a tech revamp that makes the website more relia...
2019-10-11, 05:26

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 s...
2019-10-11, 05:26

Thousands Of Iran Women Watch Football Match For First Time Waving flags and snapping selfies, thousands of Iranian women on Thursday attended a football match freely for the first time in decades, after FIFA ...
2019-10-11, 05:26

Longtime N.Y. Democratic Rep. Nita Lowey won't seek re-election in 2020 Sixteen-term New York congresswoman Nita Lowey announced Thursday she will leave the House after next year's elections, opening a seat in the Democra...
2019-10-11, 05:52

Brexit news latest: Stephen Barclay set for crunch talks in Brussels after hopes of securing deal revived Stephen Barclay is today to hold key talks with the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier after hopes for a Brexit deal were revived following talks b...
2019-10-11, 06:13

LIVE Market Updates: Sensex Jumps Over 450 Points, Nifty Hits 11,350 Sensex, Nifty LIVE market updates: The S&P BSE Sensex index rose as much as 457.31 points to touch 38,337.71 in early trade, and the broader NSE Nift...
2019-10-11, 07:00

Explosion sets ablaze Iranian oil tanker near Saudi port: Iranian state media An explosion set ablaze an Iranian oil tanker off the Saudi port city of Jeddah, Iranian state media reported on Friday, adding that experts suspecte...
2019-10-11, 08:39

Make Bengali Moglai Porotha At Home With This Easy Recipe Video Moglai porotha is a popular Bengali breakfast dish, which is also an equally popular street food in the city of Kolkata. Pair this porotha with green...
2019-10-11, 08:39

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 quea...
2019-10-11, 08:39

Elizabeth Olsen 'forgot' she auditioned for 'Game of Thrones': 'It was that bad' On Thursday, the "Avengers" star appeared on "Live with Kelly and Ryan" where she chatted about her bid to be in "Game of Thrones" as Daenerys Targar...
2019-10-11, 09:00

The new Addams Family is all together okay There’s one moment of sharp satire in MGM’s new, wholly unnecessary animated Addams Family reboot. It takes the form of a song performed by the resid...
2019-10-11, 09:52

Steve Kerr says he hasn't been asked about US 'human rights abuses' when asked about China Steve Kerr, head coach of the Golden State Warriors, said Thursday he has also never been asked about “human rights abuses” in the United States when...
2019-10-11, 10:39

Why is inequality worse for young people? Income inequality is affecting a younger generation of workers more than anyone else. So why are young people especially vulnerable? CNBC's Eliz...
2019-10-11, 11:00

South Africa's Jacob Zuma to stand trial for corruption The former South African president has been denied a stay of prosecution to prevent him from being charged in a graft case. He faces 16 charges of fr...
2019-10-11, 11:26

'Riverdale' cast pay personal tributes to Luke Perry as CW drama honors fallen star Co-stars pay tribute to Luke Perry ahead of Wednesday's Season 4 premiere of "Riverdale." The star died in March following a massive stroke at age 52...
2019-10-11, 11:52

Best iPhone lenses 2019: transform your smartphone photos Your iPhone camera is great, but you can make the most of their photography potential by strapping a secondary iPhone lens on them, just like you wou...
2019-10-11, 12:13

Windows 10 November 2019 Update is being finalized for an imminent release Windows 10’s next big update (19H2) is now being finalized, Microsoft has announced, and the firm has christened the upgrade as the November 2...
2019-10-11, 12:13

PS5 price still unannounced, though one retailer is already taking preorders Want to buy a PS5? You're not alone. But even though a release window has been set for the end of 2020 – matching that of the Xbox Scarle...
2019-10-11, 12:13

Drunk-driving dad crashes car, kills infant daughter: cops MANTUA TOWNSHIP, N.J. — State police say a father was driving drunk on a suspended license when he crashed on a southern New Jersey highway, killing ...
2019-10-11, 12:39

‘Bad man’ Gerrit Cole was everything for the Astros HOUSTON — The Astros took another winning journey on the Cole Train at Minute Maid Park. This train is filled with untouchable fastballs and breaking...
2019-10-11, 13:52

A Chinese engineer says he was fired from Facebook after discussing a colleague's death and it's caused outrage in China Getty The firing of a Chinese Facebook engineer who accused the social media giant of mistreating him has provoked anger in China. As first reported...
2019-10-11, 13:52

WeWork founder Adam Neumann loses multibillionaire status His worth was estimated at $4bn in March, but after failed IPO is now thought to be about $600mThe WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann has been stripped o...
2019-10-11, 14:39

Iran Says Oil Tanker Damaged by Missiles off the Saudi Coast (TEHRAN, Iran) — Two missiles struck an Iranian tanker traveling through the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia on Friday, Iranian officials...
2019-10-11, 15:00

NBA: No media availability for rest of China trip The NBA will not be holding media availability for the rest of the Lakers' and Nets' trip to China, citing the "complicated and unprecedented situati...
2019-10-11, 15:26

Sunderland talking to Wycombe’s Gareth Ainsworth over manager’s job • Ainsworth has been in charge at Wycombe for seven years• Former QPR midfielder, 46, favourite to succeed Jack RossSunderland have been granted perm...
2019-10-11, 15:52

China drums up hope for a partial trade deal as US tariffs loom A Chinese state newspaper said on Friday that a “partial” trade deal would benefit China and the United States, and Washington should take the offer ...
2019-10-11, 16:13

Weight Loss, Digestion And More; 3 Benefits Of Arhar Dal For vegetarians, this particular dal is a great source of protein and healthy carbs. Protein is necessary for overall well-being as our body requires...
2019-10-11, 16:13

UPDATE 2-Uber to buy Chile's Cornershop in bid to deliver your groceries Uber said on Friday it would buy a majority stake in online grocery provider Cornershop as the ride-hailing giant moves to expand its fast-growing de...
2019-10-11, 17:00

Fed's Kashkari says officials should consider yield-curve control as a potential tool Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari on Friday said the U.S. central bank should look into controlling the yield curve as a poten...
2019-10-11, 17:00

Iran says oil tanker hit by two missiles, leaking crude into Red Sea An Iranian oil tanker was struck by a pair of rockets off the coast of Saudi Arabia in the Red Sea on Friday, Iranian officials said, the latest in a...
2019-10-11, 17:00

Howard University and Amazon want to diversify the entertainment industry Howard University and Amazon Studios are working together to diversify the entertainment industry. Today, they announced Howard Entertainment, a prog...
2019-10-11, 17:52

Top 10 best hot hatches 2019 Honda Civic Type R These are our favourite hot hatches currently on sale. But who will claim the top spot? When it comes to the balance of perform...
2019-10-11, 17:52

After Fox News Poll, Late Night Wonders Where Trump Can Turn for Support “If Trump can’t rely on Fox News to make himself feel better, what can he watch?” Seth Meyers joked after a poll found strong support for impeaching ...
2019-10-11, 19:00

How Chloë Grace Moretz channeled her inner Wednesday for the new Addams Family movie As the voice of Wednesday Addams in MGM’s new animated take on The Addams Family, Chloë Grace Moretz has some pretty big—gothic, black—shoes to fill....
2019-10-11, 19:00

England's trip to Bulgaria marred by terrace racism fears England footballers may walk off the pitch against Bulgaria if they hear racism from the stands. Part of the stadium in Sofia will be closed after pr...
2019-10-11, 19:26

Don't 'weaponize' refugees, EU's Tusk tells Turkey The European Council president has told Turkey not to use refugees to "blackmail" the EU with regards to Syria. Meanwhile, NATO's Jens Stoltenberg wa...
2019-10-11, 19:26

Opinion: The anti-Semitism targeting us Jews isn’t 'back' — it never left The Halle synagogue attack underscores what is downplayed: the threat against Jews is here and always has been. DW’s Kyra Levine, a US-born Jew livin...
2019-10-11, 19:26

Aleksei Leonov, First Man to Walk in Space, Dies at 85 The Russian cosmonaut’s thrilling feat in 1965 nearly cost him his life, but raised Soviet prestige during the Cold War space race against the United...
2019-10-11, 19:26

NFL roundtable: Who is league's most helpless team entering Week 6? There are four winless teams left in the NFL, and optimism could be in short supply for each of the franchises. But which one is the most hopeless? ...
2019-10-11, 19:52

Trump to Meet Chinese Envoy Amid Hopes of Trade War Truce President Trump will meet with China’s top trade negotiator Friday amid growing expectations that the two countries could announce a limited agreemen...
2019-10-11, 20:39

National Coming Out Day: How YouTube enabled viral celebs to shed fear, share stories It's National Coming Out Day 2019. YouTubers Nikita Dragun, Elle Mills, Ingrid Nilsen and Eugene Lee Yang share what inspired their coming out video...
2019-10-11, 20:39

The Essentials of Filipino Cuisine Angela Dimayuga, the creative director for food and culture at the Standard hotels, has shared 10 recipes that speak to the heart of the country’s fo...
2019-10-11, 20:39

U.S. appeals court blocks Ohio ban on Down syndrome abortion A divided federal appeals court on Friday said Ohio cannot enforce a 2017 law banning abortions when medical tests show that a fetus has Down syndrom...
2019-10-11, 21:00

Facebook Says More Than 140 Million Businesses Use Its Apps Every Month Facebook has announced that more than 140 million businesses use its apps every month to find new customers, hire employees or engage with their comm...
2019-10-11, 21:00

Reche fire prompts evacuations north of Moreno Valley MORENO VALLEY, Calif. (KNBC) – A blaze that broke out Thursday just north of Moreno Valley blackened 100 acres in about an hour amid high winds...
2019-10-11, 21:00

AZGFD: Dozens of captive desert tortoises need forever homes A baby Sonoran Desert Tortoise maing its way through a Prickly Pear Cactus. Courtesy: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Southwest Region Are you thinking ...
2019-10-11, 21:00

New study finds genetic link to some SIDS cases A genetic anomaly may be responsible for some cases of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, which kills more than 3,000 toddlers annually, according to a st...
2019-10-11, 21:00

Pet turtles linked to salmonella outbreak across 13 states, CDC says A salmonella outbreak that’s sickened at least 21 people across 13 states is linked to pet turtles, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (C...
2019-10-11, 21:26

Boeing and F.A.A. Faulted in Damning Report on 737 Max Certification A task force found that Boeing did not adequately describe the system that contributed to two crashes, and that the F.A.A. failed to understand much ...
2019-10-11, 21:26

SoftBank-backed Vir Biotechnology's shares tumble in market debut Shares of SoftBank-backed Vir Biotechnology Inc fell as much as 28% in one of the worst market debuts in recent months, adding to the gloom in the I...
2019-10-11, 21:26

The Expanse's Thrilling Return Finds the Characters and the Show Exploring New Territory You’ve seen the trailers. We know The Expanse crew makes it to Ilus, we know the evolution of the protomolecule has only started, and we know turmoil...
2019-10-11, 21:52

Tyson Fury to fight WWE wrestler Braun Strowman in Saudi Arabia on October 31 Former unified world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury will switch boxing for professional wrestling this month to fight Braun Strowman at a WWE event....
2019-10-11, 21:52

COMMENTARY: Trudeau, Scheer sparked the most debate discussion on Twitter — but it was negative Maxime Bernier scored the highest positive rating on Twitter during the French debate, according to Ipsos. But Justin Trudeau dominated in the volume...
2019-10-11, 22:13

100,000 displaced, death toll rises, hospital closes as Turkish forces push into Kurdish-held Syria Since Turkish forces launched a military offensive into Kurdish-controlled parts of Syria, border towns have been subject to heavy shelling.  &...
2019-10-11, 22:13

Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed clinched a peace deal with Eritrea President Isaias Afwerki, ending 20 years of the "no peace, no war" stalemate. ...
2019-10-11, 22:13

California power shutoff: how PG&E's actions hit the medically vulnerable the hardest The impacts of the electricity cut are being disproportionately felt by those dependent on medical devicesDeanne Mediati learned of northern Californ...
2019-10-11, 22:13

Are Fox News and rightwing news making plans for a post-Trump future? Many Fox anchors have become more stridently critical of Trump following the revelations of the impeachment inquiryIt’s often said that hosts on Fox ...
2019-10-11, 22:13

Charismatic, irritating Nike will take Oregon Project closure in its stride | Richard Williams Any controversy enhances the mega-brand that has become synonymous with challenging accepted codes of behaviourThe closure of Nike’s Oregon Project, ...
2019-10-11, 22:13

Mark Ruffalo says he helped make activism sexy as he takes lawyer role Mark Ruffalo’s new film tells the story of environmental lawyer Rob Billot who took on DuPont over contaminated water from one of its plants When act...
2019-10-11, 22:13

Prince Estate Slams Team Trump For Playing "Purple Rain" At Rally The estate of the late music icon Prince lashed out at President Donald Trump's re-election team for playing the artist's classic "Purple Rain" at a ...
2019-10-11, 22:13

Poland, U.S. celebrate new U.S. Army division headquarters in Poland A permanent headquarters of the U.S. Army's forward-deployed 1st Infantry Division was opened in Poznan, Poland, with a ceremony, the Defense Departm...
2019-10-11, 22:13

FDA approves new Eli Lilly drug to 'resolve' migraine pain in two hours The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a drug to help prevent migraines on Thursday. The drug, Reyvow, was developed by Eli Lilly and Co. and...
2019-10-11, 22:39

Gunshots reported inside Jay Street-MetroTech station in Brooklyn Police are responding to reports of shots fired inside the Jay Street-MetroTech subway station in downtown Brooklyn, authorities said. Reports of the...
2019-10-11, 23:26

Stocks jump as Trump announces partial trade pact with China Stocks surged Friday after President Trump announced the U.S. and China reached a partial trade deal, defusing trade tensions between the world’s two...
2019-10-11, 23:52

Tennessee woman arrested after twerking wildly on moving car She went from busting a move — to just plain busted. A Tennessee woman was arrested for twerking wildly on top of a moving car, according to a report...
2019-10-12, 01:00

Raging LA wildfire leaves at least 1 person dead At least one person has died as a result of a raging wildfire tearing through the LA area Friday, according to a report. The man had cardiac arrest t...
2019-10-12, 01:00

Man gets ‘DNR’ tattoo to prevent ever coming ‘back as vegetable’ A 52-year-old man who said he is in good health has pre-emptively gotten the letters “DNR” (“Do Not Resuscitate”) tattooed on his chest in the event ...
2019-10-12, 01:00

Half of THC vape samples have risky Vitamin E acetate, but pesticides, metals found too Vitamin E is a likely culprit, but metal fume poisoning and cadmium poisoning are also possible. Cheap vaping devices would increase the risk.  ...
2019-10-12, 01:26

Nationals closer Daniel Hudson goes on paternity leave to start NLCS Nationals closer Daniel Hudson was placed on paternity leave Friday and will not be with the team for Game 1 of the NLCS against the Cardinals. ...
2019-10-12, 01:52

Hawaii family's 5.6-pound avocado certified as world's largest A Hawaiian family said they received an official certificate from Guinness World Records confirming their 5.6 pound avocado is the heaviest on record...
2019-10-12, 02:13

| Zverev dumps Federer out of Shanghai Masters Roger Federer was given a point penalty as he followed Novak Djokovic out of the Shanghai Masters quarter-finals in a bad-tempered defeat to Alexande...
2019-10-12, 02:39

What NHL must learn from NBA’s China debacle As much as pro leagues want to believe it, this week the NBA in China proved again that sports don’t live in a vacuum. So here’s a note to the NHL: S...
2019-10-12, 02:39

Todo lo que debes saber sobre las úlceras bucales ¿Qué son las úlceras bucales y cuáles son los más comunes? Aprende aquí sobre los síntomas, las causas, la prevención y el tratamiento de las úlceras...
2019-10-12, 05:26

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg replaced as board chair Boeing announced Friday evening that it is separating its CEO and board chairman roles, the latest corporate reshuffling to come as the company seeks...
2019-10-12, 05:26

Emma Stone Reveals Which Celebrity She'd Eat in a Zombie Apocalypse It's time to kick some zombie ass! Emma Stone is reprising her role as Wichita in the Zombieland sequel Zombieland: Double Tap. For the premiere of...
2019-10-12, 05:52

What to know about 'Dynasty' star Maddison Brown, who was spotted holding hands with Liam Hemsworth Richard Dobson/Newspix via Getty Images Liam Hemsworth was photographed in New York City on Thursday holding hands with Maddison Brown. The 22-year-...
2019-10-12, 05:52

Kamal Nath Says 3,000 Cow Shelters To Be Built In Madhya Pradesh By 2020 After Congress leader Digvijaya Singh raised the issue of stray cows on Bhopal-Indore highway which leads to accidents, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister...
2019-10-12, 06:13

Washington Nationals draw first blood in NLCS as Sánchez silences Cardinals Sánchez loses no-hitter in eighth but Nats hold on for Game 1 winNLDS hero Howie Kendrick involved in both Washington runsAníbal Sánchez carried a no...
2019-10-12, 07:00

These top-rated toothcare essentials are on sale on Amazon right now Keep your smile clean and bright with these two Amazon deals on Crest Whitestrips and a Philips Sonicare electric toothbrush.    ...
2019-10-12, 07:00

Glendon Spence death: Teenagers jailed after 'merciless' killing of man stabbed at Brixton youth centre Two teenagers have been jailed for killing an aspiring mechanic in a "shocking and cruel" attack in front of children inside a youth centre in south ...
2019-10-12, 07:26

Ex-GOP congressman says he'll donate contributions from arrested Giuliani associates A former Texas congressman who received at least $20,000 in campaign contributions from two associates of Rudy Giuliani who were arrested Thursday fo...
2019-10-12, 07:52

Wrightbus saved from collapse as 'tricky' talks lead to last-ditch deal Jo Bamford will save troubled bus-maker Wrightbus from collapse after an 11th-hour deal was agreed in principle following "tricky negotiations",...
2019-10-12, 09:26

Review: the Tectonic9 is the perfect grinder for habitual cannabis users The Tectonic9 is a manually-operated herb grinder with a vibrating dispenser. Yeah, it didn’t make a lot of sense to me at first either. If I’ve got ...
2019-10-12, 09:26

Alleged EtherDelta hacker in federal court over $1.4M cryptocurrency plot Alleged hacker Anthony Tyler Nashatka, also known as “psycho,” faced US federal court yesterday over a plot to steal $1.4 million worth of cryptocurr...
2019-10-12, 09:26

U.S. farmers cheered by apparent trade truce, hope shipments to follow U.S. farmers cheered the Trump administration's announcement of a potentially dramatic increase in U.S. agricultural sales to China on Friday but war...
2019-10-12, 10:39

Samsung Galaxy A91 Rumoured to Pack Snapdragon 855, Triple Rear Cameras Samsung Galaxy A91 specifications have surfaced on the Web. The phone is rumoured to have a 6.7-inch full-HD+ Infinity-U display and a Qualcomm Snapd...
2019-10-12, 10:39

Wildfire destroys homes, causes injuries in California mobile home park A fierce wildfire that erupted in southern California on Thursday destroyed homes and structures and caused "numerous medical emergencies" at a River...
2019-10-12, 11:00

Expert says lab results from PNG Ramu nickel spill 'alarming': report An expert in chemical contamination has called test results from the Ramu nickel spill into Papua New Guinea's Basamuk Bay in August "alarming," acco...
2019-10-12, 11:00

How Well Off Is Ohio, Site of Democratic Debate? It’s Debatable Unemployment is down and wages are inching up. But in a state becoming less dependent on manufacturing, people wonder where the well-paying jobs will...
2019-10-12, 11:52

This Is The Woman Who Gave Us The Volkswagen GTI's Golf Ball Shifter And Plaid Seats Some of the most distinguishing things about the Volkswagen Golf GTI are the plaid seats and the golf ball-style shifter. They’re iconic touches to a...
2019-10-12, 12:13

Athletics: Shutting down Nike Oregon Project the 'right thing' - USADA The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has praised the decision to shut down the Nike Oregon Project (NOP), saying on Friday it was a necessary step aft...
2019-10-12, 12:39

Rambo and the Terminator: the cold war warriors are back After the Berlin Wall came down, Rambo retired and the Terminator was reprogrammed. But with Trump in the White House and Putin in the Kremlin, they’...
2019-10-12, 12:39

The Engadget Podcast: Is macOS Catalina Apple's Vista? MacOS Catalina is here, and it's... kind of a mess. In this episode, Devindra and Cherlynn are joined by Engadget Editor-in-Chief Dana Wollman t...
2019-10-12, 12:39

Kevin McAleenan: Donald Trump's fourth Homeland Security chief in less than three years steps down The acting head of US Homeland Security has resigned after only six months, becoming the fourth person to leave the role during Donald Trump's presid...
2019-10-12, 12:39

| Plane veers off runway in Kenya, leaving some injured An aircraft flying 55 people from Kenya's capital to tourist attraction Lamu island veered off the runway during takeoff, skidding into some trees an...
2019-10-12, 13:00

Fake views this bad make me thankful for the real thing | Emma Brockes A bizarre Trump take in the New York Times shows the value of reportingIn the New York Times last week, the columnist and reliable generator of mirth...
2019-10-12, 13:26

Japan: Tokyo braces itself for worst typhoon in 60 years Stockpiling and evacuation procedures are underway with winds of up to 216 kilometers per hour forecast. One person is reported to have died before t...
2019-10-12, 13:52

German synagogue attacker's online extremist circles revealed The anti-Semitic attacker allegedly acted alone, but he was part of a digital community. Via the internet, hatred and agitation are spread across bor...
2019-10-12, 13:52

‘Careful, Meticulous, Whip Smart.’ Here’s What to Know About the Ukraine Ambassador Trump Recalled To President Donald Trump, the diplomat representing the U.S. in Ukraine was “bad news” — a supposedly rogue ambassador with a poli...
2019-10-12, 13:52

Ronan Farrow’s writing partner agrees NBC went easy on Harvey Weinstein to protect Matt Lauer Ronan Farrow’s reporting partner has penned his own first-person account corroborating that the two execs at the helm of NBC News systematicall...
2019-10-12, 14:39

The 10 best sales and deals for Columbus Day weekend Columbus Day is a great time to score a deal on a new mattress, winter clothes, workout gear, DNA test kits, and more.      ...
2019-10-12, 15:26

Federal leaders continue to campaign over Thanksgiving weekend After a frenetic Friday following the final debate of the federal election campaign, the party leaders are taking the Saturday of the holiday weekend...
2019-10-12, 15:52

Two killed as fierce typhoon hits Tokyo, millions told to evacuate Two men were killed, about 60 people injured and more than six million people advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese cap...
2019-10-12, 15:52

30th anniversary of Herschel Walker trade: Counting down NFL's biggest in-season trades Saturday marks the 30th anniversary of the biggest in-season deal in NFL history, the trade of Herschel Walker from the Cowboys to the Vikings. ...
2019-10-12, 16:13

New evidence shows how asteroid dust cloud may have sparked new life on Earth 470m years ago Isotope found in seabed sediment points to clash of solar bodies near Mars, study suggestsAstronomers have discovered intriguing evidence that an ast...
2019-10-12, 17:00

'It's crazy!' - Gauff can't believe latest win at WTA Linz "Cori Gauff is having an incredible time at WTA Linz and she can\u0027t believe her latest victory to reach the final. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and th...
2019-10-12, 17:26

NLCS: Anibal Sanchez takes no-hitter into 8th as Nationals beat Cardinals Anibal Sanchez took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and Howie Kendrick's bat remained hot as the Washington Nationals earned a 2-0 win over the St...
2019-10-12, 19:00

Kanye West brought his Sunday Service pop-up to Howard University -- but not everyone supported it Kanye West -- a vocal supporter of President Donald Trump who once called slavery a choice -- brought his Sunday Service performances to one of the c...
2019-10-12, 19:26

Here’s what we know about the ISIS prisons controlled by the Syrian Kurds Kurdish forces are caught between protecting the prisons holding Islamic State fighters and their families and staving off Turkish soldiers at their ...
2019-10-12, 19:52

Brave Blossoms tackle typhoon Hagibis flood waters for training – video Rugby World Cup hosts Japan braved high waters and a sodden pitch for their captain's run at Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium on Saturday, as Typhoon...
2019-10-12, 20:39