MISSIONMALAWINEWS.COM: World and US News 2019-06-15, 01:13

ThinkGeek.com to close, replaced as a section of GameStop

Sad news for anyone who loves geeky goods and top-notch April Fools’ jokes: ThinkGeek.com, the 20-year-old online retailer known for selling more geek-centric gadgets and peripherals than you co...

ThinkGeek.com to close, replaced as a section of GameStop

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2019-09-06, 19:39

The New XPS 13 2-in-1 Comes Tantalizingly Close to Overshadowing the Original When it comes to laptops, I’m a big advocate of 2-in-1s like Lenovo’s Yoga C930 and Microsoft’s Surface Go because their flexible designs let you use...
2019-05-28, 09:13

Charming Charlie to close all 261 stores in U.S. TODAY – The retail depression is claiming another victim. Charming Charlie, the accessories store known for organizing its purses, jewelry and ...
2019-07-12, 04:26

Researchers close in on a new depression mechanism A study in rats identifies a key driver of anhedonia, the inability to experience pleasure. This finding may lead to new therapies not just for depre...
2019-05-24, 20:52

Nominations set to close in race to be next UK leader LONDON (AP) — Nominations are closing in the race to become Britain’s next prime minister, with almost a dozen contenders already battling it o...
2019-06-10, 13:13

NY gun law set to go into effect, will close ‘Charleston Loophole’ The new law creates a 30-day period before allowing a sale to proceed if a background check does not come back instantly with a “proceed” notificatio...
2019-09-12, 05:13

Fifty years of HIV: how close are we to a cure? It’s half a century since the first known HIV-related death and two patients appear to have been cured of the virus. What does this mean for the 37 m...
2019-07-02, 11:13

Blackstone Close to Deal to Buy CRH Division Global buyout firm Blackstone Group is in advanced talks to buy the European distribution arm of CRH, one of the world’s largest building-materials s...
2019-07-15, 23:39

You Can’t Go Back to ‘Classic’ Gmail. But You Can Get Close — Here’s How Last year, Google began rolling out a major update for Gmail with lots of changes. Gone is the red, rectangular Compose button, for instance — ...
2019-07-31, 19:00

Green Dot Tumbles as Competitors Close In Shares in the bank known for issuing prepaid debit cards fell after it scaled back its revenue and profit outlook, citing competition from financial-...
2019-08-09, 17:13

Hurricane Dorian is going to come very, very close to Florida Enlarge / Official forecast track for Hurricane Dorian as of 8am ET. (credit: National Hurricane Center) During the overnight hours, Hurricane Dori...
2019-09-02, 20:52

Have you ever fallen in love with a close friend? Did you wait a long time before telling your friend that you had romantic feelings for them? We’d like to hear from youWhen it comes to relationships...
2019-06-28, 15:39

Seattle close to naming Ron Francis as GM Seattle's NHL expansion team is close to an agreement with Hockey Hall of Famer Ron Francis to become its first general manager, a person with direct...
2019-07-17, 17:26

Apple expected to close iTunes Tim Cook will announce separate apps for music, TV and podcasts, according to reportsIt was once heralded as a possible saviour of the music industry...
2019-06-02, 17:26

'It Chapter Two' doesn't know when to close the book "It Chapter Two" is in many ways a victim of its own success, a sequel virtually assured a vast audience that proceeds to undermine its virtues by co...
2019-09-03, 23:39

Burberry to close one in 10 stores worldwide Clothing company refuses to reveal location of the 38 outlets earmarked for closureBurberry is closing one in 10 stores around the world as part of a...
2019-05-21, 16:26

GE says French plant set for layoffs will not close down A General Electric (GE) factory in eastern France where the U.S. group is planning job cuts will not close down, and the firm is looking into alterna...
2019-06-02, 01:13

| Griezmann close to Barca move - reports Atletico Madrid's World Cup winner Antoine Griezmann is nearing a transfer to Barcelona, according to reports on Thursday in his native France and in...
2019-07-11, 23:52

Instagram Will Now Warn You If Your Account Is Close to Being Yanked Instagram’s recent rollouts of updates to its platform continues this week with two more changes around post and account take-downs, as well as a new...
2019-07-19, 03:00

RPT-VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving cars, VW says Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving cars, the German carmaker's chief executive said on Thu...
2019-06-13, 16:00

The Little Mermaid Could Be Close to Finding Its King Triton Kevin Smith teases not one, not two, but a trio of Batmen actors in the Jay & Silent Bob reboot. Quentin Tarantino promises his Star Trek film is...
2019-07-18, 16:39

How Kate Moss Close could pave the way to a better world A drive for more streets to be named after women won’t solve sexism and racism – but it’s a startA new initiative in Bradford is hoping women will ta...
2019-06-12, 21:52

VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving cars, VW says Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving cars, the German carmaker's chief executive said on Thu...
2019-06-13, 15:39

Diess says Ford collaboration deal is close Talks with Ford are “progressing well” and are close to being finalized, Diess said. He urged managers to step up the pace on making VW more nimble t...
2019-06-13, 13:00

Germany beat Spain to close in on next round Sara Daebritz scored the only goal of the game as Germany beat Spain 1-0 in their women's World Cup Group B match on Wednesday to all but secure a sp...
2019-06-13, 00:26

Facebook Close to Launching WhatsApp Pay in India Facebook is moving a step closer to launching its long-delayed WhatsApp payments service in India after wrapping up an audit of related data practice...
2019-07-17, 14:00

How to Automatically Close Safari Tabs on Your iPhone I probably use my phone to search for at least a dozen things on the web every day, often more. For each search or visit to a favorite website, I ins...
2019-07-14, 04:00

GM's transmission plant in Mich. to close in three days While workers lament the plant closing, GM said it will have opportunities for all displaced workers at the plant to transfer to other GM operations....
2019-07-31, 20:00

The U.S. is Close to a Peace Deal With the Taliban, Officials Say The U.S. and the Taliban both say they are close to calling it peace after 18 years of war and multiple rounds of tense but cordial negotiations betw...
2019-08-08, 22:52

Tucson migrant shelter set to close in July TUCSON — Blankets line the floor of Tucson City councilman Steve Kozachik’s midtown office Saturday. On Friday night, dozens of migrant c...
2019-06-30, 15:26

Never Panic About Forgetting to Close the Garage Door Again For $20 Off If you have a garage, first of all, jealous. Second of all, it’s cheaper than you might think to upgrade to a smart garage door opener that you can c...
2019-06-19, 16:52

Tyronn Lue is close to battling LeBron’s Lakers Tyronn Lue nearly reunited with LeBron James this spring. Now, the veteran NBA coach may soon be tasked with taking down The King. The Clippers are c...
2019-08-15, 00:13

Guatemalans to vote in close presidential runoff Guatemalans go the polls Sunday in the second-round presidential runoff, pitting ex-first lady Sandra Torres against conservative Alejandro Giammatte...
2019-08-11, 18:13

Windows or Chromebook? A Best Buy salesman told me it isn't even close After Google hires Bill Nye to explain that people are just scared to leave their decrepit Windows laptops for Chromebooks, I thought I'd get another...
2019-08-18, 15:13

Walgreens plans to close 200 U.S. stores, according to new SEC filing Walgreens is closing 200 U.S. stores, or less than 3% of its U.S. total, the drugstore chain confirmed Tuesday.       ...
2019-08-07, 15:39

Walgreens to close about 200 stores in United States Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc said on Tuesday it plans to close about 200 U.S. stores and expects to record related pre-tax charges of between $1.9 bi...
2019-08-07, 00:00

Barneys files for bankruptcy, will close 15 stores Barneys has gone bust. The luxury retail giant filed for bankruptcy early Tuesday, announcing plans to close 15 stores across the nation. The retaile...
2019-08-06, 23:39

Hurricane Barbara close to Category 5 far out in Pacific A powerful Hurricane Barbara has rapidly gained strength and is close to growing into a Category 5 storm Tuesday night as it pushes out over the east...
2019-07-03, 05:39

Airbus delivered close to 390 jets in H1 -sources Airbus deliveries rose about 28 percent in the first half to just under 390 aircraft, putting the planemaker on course to beat crisis-hit Boeing in 2...
2019-07-05, 12:52

Report: Brady, Pats close on extension Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are nearing a contract extension that would tie the quarterback to the franchise beyond his upcoming 20th NFL ...
2019-08-04, 20:39

Gary Sanchez ‘close to being an option’ again for Yankees Gary Sanchez (strained groin) is eligible to come off the IL on Saturday. Sanchez said through an interpreter Friday he “feels good” and has been goi...
2019-08-03, 15:13

There is no sign Masahiro Tanaka is close to figuring it out BALTIMORE — One former ace hasn’t thrown a big-league pitch this season and another is posting numbers that would get a less accomplished pitcher rel...
2019-08-06, 14:52

25 years later: How an off-day sparked Rangers to close out a Stanley Cup If the game had been on June 13 instead of June 14, then the past 25 years might have been completely different. But a quarter-century later, the Ran...
2019-06-14, 07:26

MLB notebook: Ohtani 'getting close' to mound work Los Angeles Angels two-way star Shohei Ohtani continues to progress in his rehab from Tommy John surgery, and he could throw from a mound before the ...
2019-06-14, 06:39

Dog day delights: The best NYC events to close out summer 2019 Don’t let the haters fool you: Did you know that only earlier this week we hit the mathematical midpoint of summer? Yeah, it might feel like the dog ...
2019-08-11, 00:00

Jupiter will soon be so close to Earth you’ll be able to see its moons without a telescope Jupiter, the mighty “king” of the planets in our solar system, is regularly visible for those who know where and when to look for it, but...
2019-06-06, 20:00

California racing course refuses to close after two more horses die The Santa Anita Park horse racing track near Los Angeles will not close before season-end as requested by regulators, its owners said on Sunday, afte...
2019-06-10, 10:26

Hudson's Bay to close Dutch stores -newspaper Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay will close its Dutch stores by the end of 2019, laying off some 1,400 employees, the Dutch business daily Financieel D...
2019-08-31, 22:00

Strengthening Hurricane Humberto to close in on Bermuda Strengthening Hurricane Humberto is expected to track close enough to Bermuda to unleash heavy rain, strong winds and pounding seas during the middle...
2019-09-17, 03:26

Ford to close Bridgend plant - reports Ford refuses to comment as speculation suggests closure could be announced on Thursday Ford is set to close its Bridgend engine plant in Wales, mult...
2019-06-05, 20:13

Maryland vs. Temple: Underdog Owls will keep it close A new look is not always an improvement, but there is a lot more to like about Maryland because of two fresh faces — coach Mike Locksley and quarterb...
2019-09-14, 16:13

How a CIA agent and the ‘Red Prince’ terrorist became dangerously close In 1973, a dashing figure strutted the streets of Beirut as if he owned the town. Ali Hassan Salameh was the world’s most feared terrorist, leader of...
2019-06-08, 22:39

Sources: Rockets, D'Antoni close to extension Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta has agreed to eliminate the buyout language that had derailed extension talks with coach Mike D'Antoni, and the two sid...
2019-06-08, 18:52

US state's only abortion clinic could close down by the end of the week The only abortion clinic in Missouri could close by the end of the week because the state is threatening to not renew its licence, it has been claime...
2019-05-29, 04:39

Mickelson's close calls at US Open US OPEN '19: A capsule look at Phil Mickelson's close calls at the major he hasn't won        ...
2019-06-07, 22:39

Raptors close out Bucks to reach first NBA Finals SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Matt Velazquez break down the Raptors' closeout win ...
2019-05-26, 08:52

US, France praise close ties on D-Day anniversary France wants the D-Day commemoration to showcase its long friendship with the United States, but relations are strained as President Donald Trump and...
2019-06-06, 18:39

Hazard close to £88m Real Madrid move "Chelsea forward Eden Hazard is set to join Real Madrid after a deal worth 100 million euros ($112.65 million) plus add-ons was agreed between the tw...
2019-06-07, 01:00

METALS-Nickel on track to close above tin for the 1st time in 9 yrs London nickel prices on Tuesday were on track to close higher than tin prices for the first time since September 2010, buoyed by a recent rally in ni...
2019-08-27, 09:39

Cowboys, Elliott very close to deal, source says ESPN's Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter are reporting that Ezekiel Elliott and the Cowboys are acting with a sense of urgency to finalize a deal in ...
2019-09-03, 22:26

Turkey ex-PM Davutoglu close to being expelled from AKP party Turkey's ex-PM is one step closer to being removed by his own party. This comes amid rumors of Erdogan's growing fears of being replaced by other hig...
2019-09-04, 04:00

Stanton close to rejoining Yankees' lineup Outfielder Giancarlo Stanton, who has appeared in just nine games this season due to multiple injuries, figures to be back in the New York Yankees' l...
2019-09-18, 06:13

Crude Oil Plunges on ... Saudi Pledge? Not Even Close AFTER a big move in oil ... there's always a "reason" to explain the price action. Yet Elliott wave analysis spotted a clear chart set-up in crude be...
2019-05-21, 14:52

Schwartz, Tarasenko have Blues close to Cup Final The Blues are within one win of their first Stanley Cup Final since 1970 and Vladimir Tarasenko and Jaden Schwartz have played huge roles  ...
2019-05-21, 16:39

Santa Anita won't close despite 2 deaths in 2 days A second horse in two days and 29th overall has died at Santa Anita, where management has chosen to continue racing for the rest of the current meet....
2019-06-10, 18:00

Kyle Chandler on getting up close and personal with Godzilla Kyle Chandler stars in Legendary Pictures new “Monster-verse” movie, Godzilla: King of the Monsters—the sequel to Gareth Edward’s 2014 film that sees...
2019-06-02, 20:39

Eli Manning’s wild ride as Giants era comes to close The Post takes a look at the highs and lows of Eli Manning’s career following Tuesday’s announcement that rookie Daniel Jones will be tak...
2019-09-18, 05:00

Agent says Elliott, Cowboys 'very close' to deal The Cowboys and star running back Ezekiel Elliott are "very close" to agreement on a new deal, his agent, Rocky Arceneaux, told reporters at DFW Inte...
2019-09-04, 01:39

The Latest: Albania polls close without feared clashes TIRANA, Albania (AP) — The Latest on disputed municipal elections in Albania (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Election Day clashes that were expected in ...
2019-06-30, 20:26

Refugee crisis in Cyprus close to tipping point Cyprus desperately needs the EU's assistance to deal with the influx of migrants. Those already there are facing atrocious conditions while they wait...
2019-09-09, 23:13

Starwatch: Jupiter in a close encounter with red giant Antares Our largest planet and the red supergiant are close together in the south-eastern sky, joined on Wednesday evening by the moon There is an interestin...
2019-08-05, 08:52

David de Gea close to signing new Manchester United contract Goalkeeper would earn similar wage to Paul PogbaDe Gea’s deal is due to run out next summerDavid de Gea is close to finally agreeing a new contract w...
2019-09-10, 00:00

NFL notebook: Pats, Brady reportedly close to extension Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are nearing a contract extension that would tie the quarterback to the franchise beyond his upcoming 20th NFL ...
2019-08-05, 06:39

Sephora To Close US Stores On June 5 For Inclusion Workshops Kenzo Tribouillard / AFP / Getty Images file NEW YORK (AP) – Sephora says it will close all its U.S. stores on the morning of June 5 to host &#...
2019-06-02, 22:39

‘This Close’ marks a first: A show created by deaf people A gay man and his best female pal navigate their twenties together in a city — that’s the premise of a slew of sitcoms from NBC’s “Will & Grace” to C...
2019-09-10, 04:52

GM's self-driving unit is close to receiving a $2.25 billion boost It took more than a year, but GM's self-driving company is close to receiving a giant cash infusion. Cruise Automation confirmed to Reuters tha...
2019-07-07, 01:39

Paper Round: Spurs close in on £85m double deal "Spurs close in on Giovani Lo Celso and Ryan Sessegnon, Arsenal to sign Kieran Tierney, Manchester City loan Scott Carson, and Everton to bid for WIl...
2019-08-08, 08:26

This $700 Lego Star Destroyer is as close as you’ll get to the real thing This is the $699, 4,784-piece Ultimate Collector Series Imperial Star Destroyer. [credit: LEGO ...
2019-09-07, 06:52

Huawei is too close to Chinese government: U.S. defense chief Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Saturday that technology firm Huawei was too close to the Chinese government, adding that Wash...
2019-06-01, 11:39

Huawei is too close to Chinese government - U.S. defence chief Acting U.S. Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Saturday that technology firm Huawei was too close to the Chinese government, adding that Wash...
2019-06-01, 06:13

Wilson Ramos was so close to extending impressive hit streak WASHINGTON — Wilson Ramos received a final opportunity to extend his hitting streak Wednesday and made the attempt memorable. In a nine-pitch at-bat ...
2019-09-05, 10:52

Fortress close to toast with Majestic Wine seller A US-based investor is close to toasting a deal to buy the store estate of Majestic Wine that could uncork the return to the industry of one of its b...
2019-07-02, 14:13

Gary Lineker is BBC's best-paid star again, but women close gap Many female stars have had pay rises, while male news presenters have taken cutsGary Lineker has maintained his status as the BBC’s highest earner af...
2019-07-02, 19:52

Stocks: Why Small Caps Bear Close Attention The S&P 500 index is widely followed but it by no means tells the whole story of the stock market. Get important insights into the performances of an...
2019-07-02, 22:39

Spurs close in on £85m double deal - Paper Round "Spurs close in on Giovani Lo Celso and Ryan Sessegnon, Arsenal to sign Kieran Tierney, Manchester City loan Scott Carson, and Everton to bid for WIl...
2019-08-08, 09:39

University to close classroom where fatal shooting occurred CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina university chancellor says the school will not use the classroom where a gunman opened fire in April, killing...
2019-05-30, 22:39

Close Fucking Call: This Product That Got A New Look Still Has The Same Great Taste There’s nothing more difficult than when a comforting constant in your life is suddenly taken away from you. The resulting vacuum can fill a person w...
2019-05-30, 22:26

Barneys Files for Bankruptcy, Plans to Close Most Stores The luxury retailer filed for bankruptcy protection with plans to close most of its stores and a $75 million financing package that would give it tim...
2019-08-06, 11:52

EU leaders close in on top jobs deal after longest-ever talks European Union leaders are close to picking Dutch socialist Frans Timmermans to head the European Commission, two diplomats said on Monday, as the bl...
2019-07-01, 13:00

Watford reject Everton’s £30m bid for Doucouré and close in on Sarr • French midfielder set to remain at Vicarage Road• Watford hope to sign Senegal winger Sarr from RennesWatford do not plan to accept any offer from ...
2019-08-06, 02:52

H/2 close to rescuing bulk of Four Seasons care homes An American hedge fund is in advanced talks to buy the bulk of Britain’s second-largest care home operator, paving the way for a two-stage resc...
2019-09-11, 16:00

A brand new Android phone you can’t buy is as close as we’ve seen to a perfect design We’re getting awfully close to the all-screen phone with all want, thanks to several innovations that have allowed smartphone vendors to reduce...
2019-09-17, 09:52

New Texas detention center for migrant children to close Last teenagers will leave by end of week – just a few weeks after the center opened and the media were taken on toursThe not-for-profit organization ...
2019-07-24, 00:00

Indonesia to close island in bid to save Komodo dragons Indonesia plans to close its eastern island of Komodo to the public next year in a bid to conserve rare Komodo dragons, the largest living species of...
2019-07-23, 14:13

GNC plans to close up to 900 stores with a focus on mall locations Vitamin and supplements retailer GNC plans to close up to 900 stores in the next three years with big cuts to mall locations expected.   &...
2019-07-23, 06:00

Jamie Oliver's empire collapses – 22 UK restaurants to close Administrators called in as 1,000 employees set to lose their jobsJamie Oliver restaurants to close: the full listAll but three of Jamie Oliver’s 25 ...
2019-05-21, 18:26

Women’s Clothing Chain Dressbarn to Close its 650 Stores (NEW YORK) — Dressbarn, the women’s clothing chain that’s been around for nearly 60 years, is closing all 650 of its stores. The co...
2019-05-21, 18:26

Israel's Election Too Close to Call After First Exit Polls Neither Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu nor his main rival commanded a majority after Israelis voted Tuesday, exit polls suggested, possibly openin...
2019-09-18, 05:00

U.S. will shoot down any Iranian drones that fly 'too close' to its ships, official says The United States will destroy any Iranian drones that fly "too close" to its ships in the Strait of Hormuz and has evidence that it shot down a dron...
2019-07-19, 18:13

Chelsea flower show 2019 up close – in pictures Guardian photographer David Levene gives a slightly different treatment to the Royal Horticultural Society’s annual show this year by photographing a...
2019-05-21, 16:26

Only Masters win could come close to Open triumph, says Shane Lowry • Lowry playing in Europe this week for first time since Portrush• Open champion is in the field for the BMW PGA ChampionshipTwo months have passed s...
2019-09-18, 08:13

Israel election too close to call: exit polls Exit polls show Netanyahu's Likud and the centrist Blue and White in a tie. Neither party has enough seats with their allies to form a majority, rais...
2019-09-18, 13:00

Is Clint Frazier close to returning? An in-depth investigation Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that the entire Yankees roster is currently injured. In fact, Brian Cashman has been seen post...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Cannonball highlights how close Napoleon came to victory at Waterloo A cannonball discovered this week by archaeologists provides a further indication of how close Napoleon Bonaparte came to winning the Battle of Water...
2019-07-17, 17:00

Facebook to be fined close to $5B after privacy breaches: report The fine would be the largest the FTC has levied on a tech company. But it won't make much of a dent for Facebook, which had nearly US$56 billion in ...
2019-07-13, 06:00

Opera Reborn 3: No modern browser is perfect, but this may be as close as it gets Enlarge / Both the new dark view and light view look good. (credit: Opera) When Opera Software unveiled a new look and feel for its browser earlier...
2019-05-22, 01:39

Red Bull's Verstappen: Promising to be so close after poor Friday Max Verstappen says it was "promising" to be so close to Ferrari and Mercedes in Formula 1 British Grand Prix practice, despite enduring "one of the ...
2019-07-12, 17:52

This Asteroid Orbits So Close to the Sun, Its Year Lasts Just 151 Days Introducing 2019 LF6, an asteroid so close to the Sun that a year lasts only 151 days. Known as an “Atira” asteroid, its orbit falls entirely inside ...
2019-07-09, 03:00

California is close to reclassifying gig economy workers as employees The California State Senate has approved Assembly Bill 5, voting 29 to 11 in favor of requiring gig companies like Uber and Lyft to recognize indepen...
2019-09-11, 20:26

Trump says U.S. to keep close eye on 'American Taliban' Lindh after release U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that the United States would be closely watching John Walker Lindh, the American captured in Afghanistan...
2019-05-24, 01:13

UN agency for Palestinians UNRWA rejects US call to close it down The US envoy to the UN believes the responsibility to deal with Palestinian refugees should be handed over to host countries. Washington cut funding ...
2019-05-23, 20:26

Trump's Point Man on China Trade Still Trying to Close the Deal The trade impasse between the U.S. and China reflects the view of the Trump administration—and trade representative Robert Lighthizer—that a deal sho...
2019-05-23, 19:13

Dimple Yadav Trails In Close Battle In Kannauj Dimple Yadav, a two-time Samajwadi Party lawmaker, is contesting for the third time from Uttar Pradesh's Kannauj, a party stronghold. She is currentl...
2019-05-23, 18:52

U.N., Syria close to agreeing constitutional committee: envoy The United Nations is close to agreement with Syria on setting up a constitutional committee, a long-awaited step in a stalled peace process, the U.N...
2019-07-10, 17:39

RWE to close coal-fired power plant in Wales RWE on Thursday said it would close its 1.56 gigawatt (GW) Aberthaw B power plant in Wales due to challenging market conditions for coal-fired power...
2019-08-01, 18:00

Cashman: Yanks weren't close to deadline deals Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said he never got close to making any trades to bolster the team's roster prior to Wednesday's deadline. He sai...
2019-08-01, 05:39

Naveen Patnaik's BJD, BJP Locked In A Close Battle In Odisha The BJP is heading for a remarkable tally in Odisha, where it is leading in 8 of 21 Lok Sabha seats. The state's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) is ahea...
2019-05-23, 11:52

America is close to ‘deal’ with Taliban, hints Trump With a president eager to bring US troops home, many question what Afghan ‘peace’ would look likeDonald Trump has met his peace envoy to Afghanistan ...
2019-08-17, 21:52

YouTube star and his pal busted for filming close to Area 51 Two Dutch men, were busted this week for trespassing and filming on federal property close to Nevada’s so-called Area 51 — the classified gover...
2019-09-13, 16:52

UK's Boris Johnson fills Cabinet with close allies Britain's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson has appointed several key supporters to top jobs as he makes plans to take the UK out of the EU by October...
2019-07-25, 07:39

Israel's Netanyahu fails to win majority in close election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to win a ruling majority in an election that produced a virtual tie between his right-wing bloc and ...
2019-09-18, 19:26

Broadcom is close to buying Symantec's enterprise business Broadcom is close to a deal to buy cybersecurity firm Symantec's enterprise business after negotiations to acquire the whole company fell apart ...
2019-08-08, 18:26

Trump presses U.S. companies to close China operations President Donald Trump said on Friday he was ordering U.S. companies to look at ways to close their operations in China and make more of their produc...
2019-08-24, 14:39

Colts close out draft class with signing of LB Okereke INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Rookie linebacker Bobby Okereke became the Indianapolis Colts’ final draft pick to sign his rookie contract Friday. He was ...
2019-06-15, 02:00

Power Outage Forces Newport Aquarium To Close For The Day CINCINNATI (WLWT) —The Newport Aquarium is currently closed due to a power outage, aquarium officials said. Newport Aquarium is CLOSED for the day d...
2019-06-16, 19:13

Couchsurfing in Iran: close encounters in a foreign country Many consider Iran a dangerous travel destination. But the Iranians are probably some of the most hospitable people in the world. Join us on a trip t...
2019-06-07, 12:13

Bloomberg donates $500M in bid to close all coal plants in US Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg is donating half a billion dollars to a new environmental campaign to close all of the coal plants in the US by 2030, ...
2019-06-07, 07:26

“We’re embarrassed”: US is close to losing measles-elimination status (credit: Paramount/CBS) There’s a “reasonable chance” that the US will soon lose its status as a country that has eliminated measles. That’s accord...
2019-08-28, 20:52

Mets confident an Edwin Diaz resurgence may be ‘this close’ KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mets pitching coach Phil Regan held his left thumb about a half-inch from his index finger on Saturday when discussing his pet pro...
2019-08-18, 04:13

‘Framing John DeLorean’ Review: The Man Who Flew His Car Too Close to the Sun Mixing documentary and fictionalized re-enactment, a new film about the mythic automaker tells a quintessentially American story of ambition and gree...
2019-06-06, 19:39

Jupiter will be so close this weekend, its moons will be visible with binoculars Skywatchers, Monday night is your best chance of the year to get a close look at Jupiter, the biggest planet in our solar system.    ...
2019-06-06, 19:13

U.S. and Turkey in close touch on S-400/F-35 dispute: NATO commander Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan and his Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar are in contact about Ankara's plans to buy a Russian air defen...
2019-06-18, 19:26

Wall St. Poised for Rebound as Turbulent Week Comes to a Close Stock futures were up, suggesting that a rocky week could end on an upbeat note despite persistent worries about the American economy and the trade w...
2019-08-16, 17:52

Luis Severino tantalizingly close to Yankees return now TAMPA, Fla. — Yankees right-hander Luis Severino feels ready to start a minor league rehab assignment following his second simulated game. Severino, ...
2019-08-27, 23:39

Raptors close out Warriors in wild finish to win first NBA title OAKLAND, Calif. — Kevin Durant went down Monday and the Warriors went down for good Thursday, but not before another heroic, yet unfortunate, moment ...
2019-06-14, 07:26

New York's Four Seasons Restaurant to close less than a year after reopening Restaurant, which opened in in 1959 in the Seagram Building, will close the week of 10 JuneThe Four Seasons Restaurant in New York is to close, less ...
2019-06-08, 22:39

U.N. warns 22 aid programs in Yemen will close if countries do not pay pledges The United Nations warned on Wednesday that 22 "life-saving" aid programs will be forced to close in Yemen in the next two months if countries do not...
2019-08-22, 00:52

Jupiter will be so close tonight, its moons will be visible with binoculars Skywatchers, Monday night is your best chance of the year to get a close look at Jupiter, the biggest planet in our solar system.    ...
2019-06-10, 16:13

G20 countries agree to close tax loopholes for tech companies Tech giants are already finding themselves on the hook for more taxes in parts of Europe, but there could now be a much more coordinated effort to ha...
2019-06-09, 22:52

Democratic candidates are close behind Joe Biden in a new Iowa poll Dustin Chambers/Getty Images Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is leading the Democratic field in the crucial early caucus state of Iowa, ...
2019-06-09, 22:13

Bautista crash allows Rea to close gap as Van der Mark wins Race 2 "Michael van der Mark won a thrilling Race 2 in Jerez as Alvaro Bautista crashed out to allow Jonathan Rea to narrowly close the gap on the World Sup...
2019-06-09, 18:26

VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving and electric cars: VW Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving and electric cars, the German carmaker's chief executiv...
2019-06-13, 19:26

Kevin Durant’s close friend: ‘He’s going to come back 10 times better’ OAKLAND, Calif. — Warriors backup point guard Quinn Cook has known Kevin Durant since he was an unknown, skinny teenager in Seat Pleasant, Md., and h...
2019-06-13, 20:13

Ina, Orange Grove roads to close at I-10 overnight Monday  TUCSON – Crews are set to install an overhead message sign at the Ina Road interchange with Interstate 10 Monday night. Eastbound I-10 is scheduled ...
2019-06-13, 23:00

A Rare Champion of Pro-Market Policies to Close in China An independent Chinese think tank that has served as a rare bastion for liberal economic thought will shut down, citing government pressure as Presid...
2019-08-27, 15:13

New Fund for Southeast Asia Tech Hits First Close A new Southeast Asia-focused private-equity firm launched by a group of seasoned technology executives has hit the first close of its debut fund, the...
2019-06-14, 06:01

Taliban say agreement on US troop withdrawal in Afghanistan is close The Taliban said Wednesday they were close to an agreement with U.S. officials on an Afghanistan peace deal that could bring 14,000 U.S. troops home....
2019-08-29, 08:00

'Thumbs Down Guy' looking for help with medical bills after emergency: 'I came really close to dying' A baseball fan who went viral for giving a thumbs down after a play during a game between the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays in 2017 is now aski...
2019-06-27, 18:52

U.S. to withdraw 5,000 troops from Afghanistan, close bases: U.S. negotiator The United States would withdraw almost 5,000 troops from Afghanistan and close five bases within 135 days under a draft peace accord agreed with the...
2019-09-03, 00:00

Sephora will close for diversity training after incident with celebrity Sephora will close all locations on June 5 to hold diversity training for its staff after R&B singer SZA accused the store of racial profiling in Apr...
2019-06-03, 18:52

U.S. billionaire Commisso close to buying ACF Fiorentina: source U.S. billionaire Rocco Commisso is close to agreeing the purchase of Italian Serie A soccer club ACF Fiorentina from the Della Valle family for aroun...
2019-06-04, 22:39

Africa Cup of Nations: Madagascar beat Burundi to close in on last-16 • Group B: Madagascar 1-0 Burundi• Marco Ilaimaharitra’s free-kick puts last-16 place in sightAfrica Cup of Nations debutants Madagascar took a giant...
2019-06-27, 20:52

U.S. billionaire Commisso close to buying ACF Fiorentina - source U.S. billionaire Rocco Commisso is close to agreeing the purchase of Italian Serie A soccer club ACF Fiorentina from the Della Valle family for aroun...
2019-06-04, 17:13

How Lorenzo is trying Ducati lessons at Honda to close MotoGP gap Jorge Lorenzo is applying bike braking elements and dynamics that he used at Ducati to his Honda MotoGP bike in order to improve his feeling and clos...
2019-06-05, 17:39

The Gender Gap in Computer Science Research Won’t Close for 100 Years Women and men are forecast to produce a similar volume of medical research by 2048, according to a new study. In computer science, that won’t happen ...
2019-06-21, 20:00

San Francisco will close its youth detention center by 2021 San Francisco will close its juvenile hall by the end of 2021 after supervisors voted to end the practice of holding children in jail cells while the...
2019-06-06, 00:26

Close encounter with a 16TB HDD: Meet the Toshiba MG08 HDD Toshiba is one of the three big suppliers of hard disc drives left in the business which is predicted to still account for a whopping 59 percent of s...
2019-06-28, 07:26

Trump: U.S. ‘close’ to Taliban deal, troops to drop to 8,600 The Pentagon has been developing plans to withdraw as many as half of the 14,000 U.S. troops still there, but the Taliban want all U.S. and NATO forc...
2019-08-30, 05:39

Union: Ford to close plant in Wales that employs 1,700 LONDON (AP) — A union says Ford plans to close its engine plant in Bridgend, Wales, in September 2020. The GMB union says union leaders are being giv...
2019-06-06, 12:52

Fighting in Afghanistan escalates as US and Taliban 'close to deal' The US is "at the threshold of an agreement" with the Taliban, the US envoy in Afghanistan has said. But the militant Islamist group has stepped up a...
2019-09-01, 16:39

Indonesia To Close Island To Conserve Rare Komodo Dragons Indonesia plans to close its eastern island of Komodo to the public next year in a bid to conserve rare Komodo dragons, the largest living species of...
2019-07-23, 17:39

US and Taliban close to deal to allow peace talks, Trump envoy says Zalmay Khalilzad, the US envoy for peace in Afghanistan, says agreement would reduce violence and allow ‘intra-Afghan’ talksUS and Taliban negotiator...
2019-09-01, 13:00

Equifax Is Said to Be Close to Reaching Deal in Huge ’17 Data Breach The agreement, which calls for the company to pay around $650 million, is meant to resolve federal and state inquiries and consumer claims over the e...
2019-07-22, 19:13

Fantasy football: Ezekiel Elliott deal 'not close' with Cowboys Fantasy football team owners should be cautious about drafting Ezekiel Elliott since his new contract with the Dallas Cowboys is reportedly "not clos...
2019-09-02, 21:39

Toyota tops first pre-season WEC test, privateers close in late on Toyota ended the opening day of the World Endurance Championship's pre-season test at Barcelona fastest, but with a reduced advantage over the quicke...
2019-07-24, 00:26

Benjamin Netanyahu in close fight for survival in Israeli election Prime minister’s ruling Likud party trailing Blue and White party, poll showsIsraeli election: live coverageBenjamin Netanyahu could be scrambling fo...
2019-09-17, 22:39

BC Partners close to buying majority stake in Garda World - WSJ Private equity firm BC Partners is nearing a deal to buy a majority stake in Canada-based security services company Garda World Security Corp, the Wa...
2019-07-23, 09:26

| India close in on Test and tour sweep of West Indies India moved closer to a Test series and tour sweep of the West Indies at stumps on the third day of the second and final Test at Sabina Park in Jamai...
2019-09-02, 10:52

Instagram tests Threads app for ‘intimate sharing’ with close friends I need another instant messaging app to keep in touch with family and friends. Said no one ever. But if a recent report by The Verge is anything to g...
2019-08-27, 11:39

Two men face charges for getting too close to Old Faithful at Yellowstone National Park Two tourists face criminal charges for taking a dangerously close look at Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park, officials said. The men w...
2019-09-16, 21:00

NBN close to completion as network build passes the 10m premises mark Government-owned company says it is just 1.6m premises short of reaching its 2020 targetNBN Co is racing closer to the finish line of the network bei...
2019-07-23, 20:52

Instagram tests 'Threads' app with automatic updates for close friends Facebook is reportedly working on a standalone companion messaging app for Instagram. The Verge reported today that the app, which will be called Thr...
2019-08-27, 07:13

After Polls Close, Netanyahu and Gantz Appear Locked in Tight Race Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his centrist challenger, Benny Gantz, appeared to be neck and neck as Israel’s second election in five months d...
2019-09-18, 04:13

White House and congressional leaders close in on budget deal White House officials and congressional leaders are closing in on a budget deal on Monday that would raise spending levels for both the Pentagon and ...
2019-07-22, 17:26

Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu Fails To Win Majority In Close Election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to win a ruling majority in an election that produced a virtual tie between his right-wing bloc and ...
2019-09-19, 03:52

Equifax reportedly close to $700 million data breach settlement Remember that time Equifax had a data breach and leaked an incredible amount of information -- addresses, social security numbers and even driver...
2019-07-20, 05:39

Australia close to retaining Ashes as England wilt at Headingley "Australia closed in on a victory that will see them retain the Ashes after ending an incredible second day of the third test with a lead of 283 runs...
2019-08-24, 01:39

Netanyahu's future on the line as Israel election too close to call A national unity government has been called for in Israel after exit polls provided no clear winner in the country's second general election of 2019....
2019-09-18, 14:39

3rd Test: Labuschagne Fifty Takes Australia's Lead Close To 300 On Day 2 ENG vs AUS 3rd Test Day 2 Highlights, Ashes 2019: Marnus Labuschagne brought up his third consecutive half-century in Tests as Australia post 171/6 o...
2019-08-24, 01:13

G7 nations close to agreeing on how to fight Amazon wildfires: Macron He said the G7 countries comprising the United States, Japan, Germany, France, Italy, Britain and Canada, were finalizing a possible deal on "technic...
2019-08-25, 20:39

Government makes it easier to close roads for street parties News 23 Aug, 2019 Department for Transport tells councils ‘play streets’ do not need to be advertised before road closures can be appro...
2019-08-23, 23:13

G7 nations close to agreement on tackling Amazon fires: Macron French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday the leaders of the world's major industrialized nations were close to an agreement on how to help fig...
2019-08-25, 21:52

Japanese shares climb close to this year's peak after Fed rate cut Japanese shares rallied to close in on this year's peaks on Thursday, with domestic demand-led shares leading gains after a rate cut by the U.S. Fede...
2019-09-19, 10:39

"Family" reunion; Close ties still bind 1979 Pirates It's still a family affair for the 1979 Pittsburgh Pirates. Forty years removed from the franchise's last World Series title, the group tha...
2019-07-21, 03:52

Voting set to close in Tory leadership contest as race for No 10 nears end Boris Johnson has insisted Britain can leave the European Union with a deal by 31 October if the country rediscovers its "sense of mission", with vot...
2019-07-22, 09:00

Major nations close to agreement on Amazon fires, says Macron Emmanuel Macron has said leaders of the world's major industrialised nations are close to an agreement on how to help fight the fires tearing through...
2019-08-26, 02:52

Homegrown Posh Alexander stays close with St. John’s commitment The coaching staff changed, but Posh Alexander’s feelings towards St. John’s didn’t. The Queens school presented him with his first scholarship offer...
2019-08-23, 00:52

Carnival Row and The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Vie to Be the Next Game of Thrones—But Neither One Comes Close After such a disappointing conclusion, it’s easy to forget how good Game of Thrones once was. In the first episode, we were introduced to the s...
2019-08-27, 00:26

U.S. to withdraw 5,000 troops from Afghanistan, close bases under proposed deal The deal, reached after months of negotiations with representatives from the insurgent movement, must still be approved by U.S. President Donald Trum...
2019-09-03, 07:13

PSA to close Ellesmere Port plant if Brexit hits profitability Reports suggest PSA CEO Carlos Tavares has earmarked a site in Europe to build Vauxhall/Opel Astra if trading conditions deteriorate in the UK PSA ...
2019-07-31, 19:39

Hurricane Dorian strengthening as it gets 'dangerously close' to Southeast coast Hurricane Dorian showed signs of strengthening again as it glides "dangerously close" to the southeast coast of the United States, according to the N...
2019-09-05, 02:52

Trump says he will push to close background check loopholes for gun buys U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his administration would seek to close background check loopholes for gun purchases after Democrats acc...
2019-08-21, 20:52

Turkey, Volkswagen close in on production plant deal: sources Turkey is increasingly confident German carmaker Volkswagen will build a production plant in the country after an "extremely positive" meeting betwe...
2019-09-05, 17:39

Queen agrees to close British Parliament; opponents outraged Queen Elizabeth II agreed Wednesday to shut down Parliament for five weeks at Prime Minister Boris Johnson's request, drawing backlash from lawmakers...
2019-08-28, 18:26

Physics not “broken” after all? We’re close to resolving proton radius puzzle Enlarge / Image of a hydrogen atom's electron orbitals taken with a quantum microscope in 2013. Physicists have been trying to resolve conflicting ex...
2019-09-06, 04:52

Amid questions about leadership, NASA is “close” to making a key hire Enlarge / NASA chief Jim Bridenstine has been looking for a new Associate Administrator for human spaceflight. (credit: NASA) Nearly two months hav...
2019-09-09, 18:00

S&P 500, Nasdaq close out worst week since December on trade worries Wall Street extended its sell-off on Friday on renewed trade fears as the benchmark S&P 500 index and Nasdaq saw their worst weekly percentage plunge...
2019-08-03, 04:26

Hungary F2: Latifi executes flawless win to close championship lead Williams Formula 1 junior Nicholas Latifi delivered a flawless drive in a tricky Hungaroring Formula 2 race to eat into championship leader Nyck de V...
2019-08-03, 14:39

McIlroy and Thomas in close pursuit of Koepka at Tour Championship Koepka (13 under par) leading field at halfway junctureMcIlroy and Justin Thomas sit one back after two roundsDepending on your outlook, it is either...
2019-08-24, 10:26

"Able Leader, Encyclopaedia, Close Friend": PM's Tribute To Arun Jaitley Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid heartfelt tributes to late Union Minister Arun Jaitley during a "Shradhanjali Sabha" event at the Jawaharlal Nehru ...
2019-09-10, 20:00

AirAsia close to adjusting Airbus order plans: sources AirAsia Group Bhd will announce on Friday an adjustment to its large Airbus SE order plans, confirming at least part of its order for A330neos whil...
2019-08-29, 16:26

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 vio...
2019-09-09, 21:13

Fred's to close all of its stores in Chapter 11 bankruptcy liquidation Discount merchandise retailer and pharmacy chain Fred's filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday with plans to close all of its stores.  ...
2019-09-09, 20:52

Sea Grill, other popular Rockefeller Center restaurants to close in January A sea change is coming to Rockefeller Center’s dining scene. The luxurious Sea Grill and two other eateries run by Patina Restaurant Group will close...
2019-08-06, 02:26

'I belong to me': What happens in Middle America when the pools, churches, and bars all close FAYETTE COUNTY, Pa. — Between Fayette Avenue and the Monongahela River in Fayette City used to be the local swimming pool. The old sign for Crystal P...
2019-08-14, 23:52

Mario Balotelli close to joining Brescia after turning down Flamengo Striker set to agree three-year deal with Serie A sideHe scored eight goals for Marseille in 12 league gamesMario Balotelli is set to join Brescia on...
2019-08-14, 19:52

A Series Of Sweet Luigi And Gooigi Comics Comes To A Touching Close When I first saw Gooigi, a puzzle-solving Luigi clone made of goo who first appeared in the 3DS remaster of Luigi’s Mansion and will also be in Luigi...
2019-09-09, 20:00

Glencore to Close Massive Mine as Economic Woes Hit Metals Glencore’s first-half earnings fell by a third and the commodities giant said it is closing one of its largest copper and cobalt mines, as concerns o...
2019-08-07, 13:39

UK police close Worthing seafront after hazardous material report The seafront in the resort of Worthing on England's south coast was closed for a few hours on Sunday afternoon after a small number of people reporte...
2019-08-12, 01:52

UP Government Denied Permission To Close 74 Cases In Muzaffarnagar Riots Despite the Uttar Pradesh government seeking closure of 74 cases relating to the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, it has failed to get courts' permission to...
2019-07-24, 19:52

Embryo-inspired bandages close wounds better than Band-Aids Common wound dressings usually just protect your cuts from the elements and from infection. A dressing developed by a team of researchers from Harvar...
2019-07-24, 20:39

PIF is 'as close' to the Saudi government as the energy ministry: Vanda Insights Vandana Hari of Vanda Insights discusses the implications of the recent appointment of Yasir al-Rumayyan, head of the Saudi Arabia's sovereign w...
2019-09-03, 16:26

Swiss National Bank in close contact with authorities on Libra Switzerland's central bank is in close contact with relevant authorities over Facebook's Geneva-based Libra cyptocurrency project, Swiss National Ban...
2019-08-27, 18:00

Benjamin Netanyahu in close election fight for power in Israel ‘Nastiest, most racist campaign ever’ as Likud shores up vote with divisive pledgesBenjamin Netanyahu remains neck and neck with his main election ch...
2019-09-14, 06:52

DHS moves to end limits on detention of migrant families, close 'loophole' The Trump administration announced Wednesday it would move to scrap a major court agreement in order to allow for migrant families to be detained lon...
2019-08-21, 20:26

WRC Turkey: Lappi extends lead over Ogier, Neuville close in third Citroen's Esapekka Lappi has extended his Rally Turkey lead to 17.7 seconds after a tough afternoon, increasing his advantage over reigning World Ral...
2019-09-13, 18:00

Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku close to joining Inter after £70m bid Inter make new offer of £70m including add-onsPlayer’s representative met with United on WednesdayInter are confident of signing Romelu Lukaku from M...
2019-08-07, 18:52

Greg Bird nowhere close to being Yankees’ Luke Voit replacement Greg Bird won’t be the Yankees’ answer at first base. With Luke Voit potentially out for six weeks with a sports hernia, the Yankees have an opening ...
2019-07-31, 19:52

Jets keeping a close eye on Robby Anderson’s calf injury Robby Anderson might not have played in Thursday’s preseason finale anyway, but the Jets wide receiver missed Tuesday’s practice with a calf injury. ...
2019-08-28, 08:52

German utilities firm RWE to close its last UK coal plant in 2020 Decision will leave only four remaining coal plants powering British homesThe German utility giant RWE will close its last UK coal plant after the co...
2019-08-01, 21:00

Occidental Petroleum plans to close Anadarko deal soon after Aug. 8 vote Occidental Petroleum Corp plans to quickly complete its $38 billion purchase of Anadarko Petroleum after the latter's Aug. 8 shareholder vote, the co...
2019-08-01, 21:39

Putin says major Russian prisoner swap with Ukraine is close President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that a major prisoner exchange between Russia and Ukraine was close, after a court in Kiev freed on bail a ...
2019-09-05, 16:26

Chinese liberal thinktank forced to close after being declared illegal Unirule Institute of Economics founded to promote economic and political liberalisation One of China’s only independent thinktanks has been ordered t...
2019-08-28, 14:26

Rohit Sharma Close To Beating Chris Gayle Record Rohit Sharma was one of the success stories for India in World Cup 2019 and will be hoping to carry on the good work in the T20I series against the W...
2019-08-02, 19:26

Barneys Nears Bankruptcy Filing With Plans to Close Most Stores Barneys is preparing to file for bankruptcy and nearing an agreement with lenders for a financing package that would give the luxury retailer time to...
2019-08-06, 07:52

AT&T outclassed Verizon in hurricane response, and it wasn’t close, union says Enlarge / PANAMA CITY, Fla. - OCTOBER 19: Mark Mauldin hangs a sign near the front of his property expressing his dissatisfaction with his Verizon ce...
2019-05-22, 01:39

Okta CEO says cloud company has a 'close eye' on tariffs, but for now exposure is minimal "We do think about powering business globally, so it's in everyone's interest I think to have as much free trade — as much economic commerc...
2019-06-01, 04:13

Missouri’s Last Abortion Clinic Won’t Close at Midnight, Judge Rules A judge in Missouri ruled on Friday that the state’s only abortion clinic can continue providing the procedure, blocking Missouri from becoming...
2019-05-31, 21:39

Austria moves toward Sept. 29 election as parliament draws toward close Austria on Wednesday took a step toward setting Sept. 29 as the date of its next parliamentary election as lawmakers passed a bill ending the current...
2019-06-12, 18:00

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

Close the windows? Amsterdam mulls red light district change Amsterdam is proposing “fundamental” changes to its famed Red Light District ranging from closing the curtains of the neighborhood’s windows to shutt...
2019-07-03, 15:26

More store closings coming: An estimated 12,000 shops could close by the end of 2019 Six months into the year, more than 7,000 stores already are slated to close, which is more than all of 2018 closings.      ...
2019-07-03, 13:26

West Ham close to signing Villarreal midfielder Pablo Fornals for £24m • Spanish international one of La Liga’s brightest young talents• Manuel Pellegrini retains interest in Celta Vigo’s Maxi GómezWest Ham are close to ...
2019-06-12, 19:39

The Fiver | Swaggering close to glory only to bash their heads against the podium Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!‘Spursy’ is a relatively recent addition to football’s lexicon, an adjective used to describe a pa...
2019-05-31, 20:39

Samsung Galaxy Fold re-release might not be very close, as Best Buy cancels all pre-orders The epic (and unfortunate) release saga of the highly anticipated Galaxy Fold is obviously far from over, as Samsung still thinks it can fix all the ...
2019-05-24, 14:13

Popular Tucson restaurant, temple forced to close after fire TUCSON — Sharon Cooksey’s husband noticed a car was on fire Tuesday night, just feet away from where their restaurant and spiritual templ...
2019-07-06, 08:39

Hackers Are Holding Baltimore's Government Computers Hostage, and It's Not Even Close to Over On May 7, hackers infected about 10,000 of Baltimore city government’s computers with an aggressive form of ransomware called RobbinHood, and insiste...
2019-05-23, 00:13

Charming Charlie going out of business, will close all 261 stores in Chapter 11 bankruptcy Jewelry and accessories retailer Charming Charlie filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Thursday with plans to close all of its 261 stores in 38 states. &...
2019-07-11, 17:26

Kim Kardashian's Close-Up Photo of Psalm West Is One Sweet Surprise It's time to keep up with Psalm West! Close to a month after Kim Kardashian and Kanye West welcomed their fourth child via surrogate, the proud pare...
2019-06-10, 21:26

Pelosi downplays House Dem support for Trump impeachment, says ‘it's not even close’ House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday downplayed the support inside her caucus for impeaching President Trump, saying House Democrats who oppose it o...
2019-06-11, 18:39

Promoted: Popular Shell House Canada comes to a close in Montreal After a successful weekend entertaining and educating Formula 1 fans in Montreal, Shell House comes to an end. Here are the highlights from the Canad...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Dutch council forces playground to close over noise complaints More than 4,000 sign petition to overturn decision, which aimed to appease neighboursA national debate has been sparked in the Netherlands after a co...
2019-07-10, 07:52

UPDATE 1-GECAS close to ordering Airbus A321XLR -sources Leasing giant GECAS is in talks to place an order for the newly launched Airbus A321XLR, industry sources said, after a subdued start to Paris Airsho...
2019-06-18, 10:39

Agua Caliente Park to partially close for pond restoration TUCSON – Pima County’s Agua Caliente Park will be partially closed temporary for the restoration of its main pond. The partial closure is expected to...
2019-06-11, 22:00

| Main opposition warns against rigging in close Malawi vote Malawi opposition leader Lazarus Chakwera has warned against attempts to rig the country's election, claiming he was leading as votes were slowly tal...
2019-05-23, 00:00

Fifa set to close gender pay gap after 2019 Women's World Cup Fifa has agreed to negotiate more prize money for women's national teams after this summer's 2019 Women's World Cup, following a successful campaign ...
2019-06-04, 14:39

How to instantly close all the open Safari tabs on your iPhone (and iPad) Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. I don’t kno...
2019-06-12, 20:39

De Blasio, Corey Johnson close to deal on city budget Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Corey Johnson are expected to shake hands on a city budget deal Thursday evening, three sources told Th...
2019-06-13, 23:13

Indian Oil Close To Deal For Panama-Flagged Vessel: Report In December last year, state-owned IOC issued a global tender and offeredshippers a first right of refusal as the nation seeks to boost its shipping ...
2019-07-02, 16:00

Roehampton qualifying a world away from Wimbledon but oh so close | Tumaini Carayol At a venue loathed by players but loved by aficionados, amid sparse facilities dreams of making the main draw are fulfilled or else shattered (along ...
2019-06-28, 04:00

Missouri Dangerously Close to Becoming First State Without Access to Abortion Clinics Last week, Gov. Mike Parson—in his efforts to position Missouri as “one of the strongest pro-life states in the country”—signed legislation that make...
2019-05-29, 05:00

South Korea fires up on renewables, to close more coal plants As renewable energy powers up in South Korea, coal-fired generation, long the bedrock of the country's electricity supply, is being tapped to give up...
2019-06-18, 13:00

Vergne wins battle of Bern to close on Formula E title In a four-way last lap tussle, it was defending champion Jean Eric-Vergne who kept his nerve to win the Berne E-prix Saturday and increase his lead i...
2019-06-23, 01:39

| Banyana players need top level football to close gap to top sides - coach Banyana Banyana head coach Desiree Ellis says she is proud of her charges despite failing to proceed to the last 16 of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cu...
2019-06-18, 13:52

Close Pelosi ally Rep. Jan Schakowsky backs impeachment inquiry The move by the Illinois Democrat is likely to put more pressure on the House speaker, who has rebuffed calls to open an impeachment inquiry into Pre...
2019-06-20, 14:52

UPDATE 1-U.S. and Turkey in close touch on S-400/F-35 dispute -NATO commander Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan and his Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar are in contact about Ankara's plans to buy a Russian air defen...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Bloomberg: Dish is close to a $6 billion deal with Sprint and T-Mobile Over the last couple of weeks, we've heard that getting DoJ approval for T-Mobile's proposed $26 billion purchase of Sprint will require ma...
2019-06-19, 17:39

Amey close to ending £300m Birmingham road crisis The embattled contractor Amey is closing in on a £300m deal to abandon the maintenance of Birmingham's 1600-mile road network, drawing a line un...
2019-05-30, 13:52

Dinghy sailors close in on Great Britain circumnavigation record Duo are near finish line in attempt to be first to perform feat non-stop in tiny vesselThey have braved gale-force winds, dodged huge container ships...
2019-06-30, 16:00

Kosovo Serbs close shops to protest import tariffs Shops, restaurants and bakeries in Serb-dominated northern Kosovo closed their doors on Monday to protest against a 100% tax the country has imposed ...
2019-07-01, 14:52

Penn Station construction to close over 10 retail businesses inside Progress is galloping ahead at Penn Station — and it’s trampling more than 10 retail businesses that have been there for years. Construction is slate...
2019-06-14, 04:26

Travelers left close to $1 million at TSA airport checkpoints last year Air travelers left close to $1 million at airport checkpoints around the country during the last fiscal year, according to the Transportation Securit...
2019-05-31, 18:00

Michigan Officials Say a Struggling School Should Close. Residents See Racism. People in Benton Harbor, Mich., say they know their schools are ailing, but they see racial bias in a state plan to shut down the city’s main high sc...
2019-06-17, 01:26

Heat forces South Carolina bridge to close for several hours SULLIVANS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — The extreme heat that’s been scorching the Deep South prompted the closure of a swinging bridge to a South Caroli...
2019-05-28, 17:26

Australian government close to securing enough votes for $110 billion tax cut plan Australia's conservative government is close to securing enough votes to pass sweeping tax cuts after independent lawmakers said on Tuesday they were...
2019-07-02, 08:39

Missouri's last abortion clinic warns it may close after state action Missouri's only abortion clinic expects to be shut down this week after the state health department refused to renew its license, which would make it...
2019-05-28, 20:39

Case for Cutting Rates Can Be Found in Close Calls of the 1990s Sometimes the Fed cuts rates as a form of insurance, because the risk of bad things happening has gone up: For parallels to questions the Fed faces, ...
2019-06-17, 06:00

Missouri’s only abortion clinic could close Friday unless judge intervenes Missouri could become the only U.S. state without a legal abortion provider on Friday as its only abortion clinic could lose its license to perform t...
2019-05-31, 15:26

US stocks surge to a record close after Trump and Xi's trade-war truce REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque US stocks soared Monday following US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping's weekend meeting on the sidelin...
2019-07-02, 02:00