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Power outage leaves several blocks in the dark in Manhattan

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 07:51:46 -0400

A power outage cast darkness across dozens of blocks in New York City early Friday, as many people in the city were still without electricity in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaias

Milwaukee chief demoted over tear-gas use, other concerns

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 07:10:48 -0400

An oversight board has demoted Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales after questioning how he handled multiple incidents, including ordering officers to fire tear gas and pepper spray at protesters demonstrating over George Floyd’s death

5 Things to Know for Today

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 06:05:46 -0400

Here are a few things to know about the day’s news from The Associated Press

Calls for justice in Black suspect's death in North Carolina

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 08:19:18 -0400

Demonstrators held a vigil in North Carolina to call for justice in the case of a Black man who died days after his arrest

2 rescued sea turtles released in Florida after recovery

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 00:46:48 -0400

Two rehabilitated sea turtles, rescued at different times and locations by the U.S. Coast Guard, have been released off the Florida Keys

July US jobs report is expected to point to hiring slowdown

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 00:21:18 -0400

Economists have forecast that U.S. employers added 1.6 million jobs in July

Today in History

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 00:00:45 -0400

Today in History Today is Friday, Aug. 7, the 220th day of 2020. There are 146 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 7, 1964, Congress passed the Gulf of Tonkin resolution, giving President Lyndon B. Johnson broad powers in dealing with reported North Vietnamese attacks on U.S. forces. On this date: In 1782, Gen. George Washington created the Order of the Purple Heart, a decoration to recognize merit in enlisted men and noncommissioned officers. In 1789, the U.S. Department of War was established by Congress. In 1912, Theodore Roosevelt was nominated for president by the Progressive Party (also known as the Bull Moose Party) in Chicago. New Jersey Gov. Woodrow Wilson accepted the Democratic presidential nomination at his summer home in Sea Girt. In 1942, U.S. and other allied forces landed at Guadalcanal, marking the start of the first major allied offensive in the Pacific during World War II. (Japanese forces abandoned the island the following...

Kansas House speaker had coronavirus; governor to get tested

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 23:23:33 -0400

A top Republican legislator in Kansas was hospitalized last month after testing positive for the novel coronavirus and didn’t disclose it to colleagues until this week

Judge nixes Trump bid to delay suit from woman alleging rape

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 21:15:04 -0400

A New York judge has knocked down President Donald Trump’s bid to delay a lawsuit from a woman who accused him of rape

Milwaukee police commission demotes chief after questions over tear-gas use, several incidents involving Black men.

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 20:55:45 -0400

Milwaukee police commission demotes chief after questions over tear-gas use, several incidents involving Black men.

Reece double ends Brumbies' winning start

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 12:42:00 BST

Wallabies back Reece Hodge scored two first-half tries as the Rebels handed Super Rugby AU pacesetters the Brumbies their first defeat of the campaign with a convincing 30-12 victory.

Warrington vs Hull KR talking points

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 13:00:00 BST

Warrington and Hull Kingston Rovers will both be seeking winning starts when they return to Super League action at Emerald Headingley Stadium.

England white-ball tour of India postponed

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 13:00:00 BST

England's white-ball tour of India has been postponed until early 2021.

P1: Bottas ahead of Hamilton, stand-in Hulk stars

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 12:39:00 BST

Mercedes re-established their dominance at Silverstone in first practice for the 70th Anniversary GP as Valtteri Bottas led a one-two ahead of Lewis Hamilton, while stand-in Nico Hulkenberg shone for Racing Point.

Khan: No drastic changes to Fulham squad

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:39:00 BST

Fulham owner Shahid Khan has suggested the club will not make drastic changes to their squad ahead of the new Premier League season, insisting the club have learned their lessons from their last top-flight season.

Aberdeen match postponed after positive coronavirus tests

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 12:14:00 BST

Aberdeen's Scottish Premiership match at St Johnstone on Saturday has been called off at the request of the government after two Dons players tested positive for the coronavirus.

Charlton statue to be built in home town

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:35:00 BST

Councillors have given their backing for a permanent memorial to be installed to the late Jack Charlton in his home town of Ashington in Northumberland.

British pair renew rivalry

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:58:00 BST

The Lir Jet and Ventura Tormenta will clash again Sunday's Keeneland Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh.

Arnold excited about move to WSL with West Ham

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:30:00 BST

Mackenzie Arnold has revealed excitement over a move to the Women's Super League (WSL) was the driving force behind her move to West Ham Women.

Champions League, Europa League state of play

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 22:45:00 BST

March 11 was the last time a Champions League ball was kicked, on the night holders Liverpool were knocked by Atletico Madrid, but after the COVID-19 pandemic swept the continent, European football is back.

Latest PS5 price leak isn't real – here's proof

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 12:06:25 +0000

A French retailer listed a possible price for the PS5 a few days ago but we can confirm it wasn't real.

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 colors: all the shades and combinations available

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 12:00:37 +0000

The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra come in a wide range of colors and options. Here's what you need to know.

Save big on this week's MacBook deals and bag yourself free AirPods

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:57:33 +0000

Save big on the latest MacBook deals, with big savings on Air and Pro models as well as free AirPods.

It's official: Ofgem has lowered the energy price cap - but you could save more on your bills now

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:56:22 +0000

Ofgem has announced it will reduce the energy price cap to £1,042 in October

The best noise-cancelling headphones of 2020, whatever your budget

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:19:39 +0000

We've rounded up the best noise-cancelling headphones that will keep the world out and your music in.

The Beats Studio 3 headphones hit lowest price ever in massive £110 discount

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:14:18 +0000

The Beats Studio 3 noise-cancelling headphones are cheaper than ever.

Star Wars rumor says three The Mandalorian spin-offs are in the works

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:02:46 +0000

The latest Star Wars rumor suggests three more series based on The Mandalorian are in the works.

Stannah Stairlifts

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 10:50:11 +0000

In our evaluation of Stannah Stairlifts, we examine why this brand earned our pick for best curved stairlift manufacturer based on their customized rail system and quick turnaround.

PGA Championship live stream 2020: how to watch the second round from anywhere today

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 10:47:14 +0000

Tiger tees-off in the second round today just three shots off the lead at TPC Harding Park. Here's how to watch a PGA Championship live stream this Friday.

AmeriGlide stairlifts

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 10:40:39 +0000

In our evaluation of AmeriGlide stairlifts, we take a close look at why this direct-to-consumer brand is the most affordable stairlift brand for seniors.

Gigi Hadid & More Stars Looking Sexy In Strapless Jumpsuits

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:00:21 +0000

Strapless jumpsuits are an excellent way to make the one-piece look a bit sexier – and the trend is loved by everyone from Gigi Hadid to Gabrielle Union and so many more!

Tom Schwartz Reveals Why He’s ‘Optimistic’ About ‘Vanderpump Rules’s Future After Cast Firings

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 06:03:01 +0000

Tom Schwartz confessed that he still hasn't 'processed' the firings of his close friends Stassi Schroeder, Kristen Doute, Max Boyens and Brett Caprioni from 'Vanderpump Rules.' Nonetheless, the Bravo star revealed why he's staying positive.

What Brian Austin Green’s Seemingly Petty Reaction To Megan Fox’s Photo With MGK Really Meant

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 05:03:29 +0000

It seemed like Brian Austin Green could have been shading ex Megan Fox after she gushed about new love Machine Gun Kelly in an IG post. We have why he reacted by using her exact same words over a different photo.

Pregnant Katy Perry Reveals She’s ‘Had It’ As She Impatiently Awaits Birth Of 1st Baby — Pic

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 04:43:08 +0000

Katy Perry is ready to meet her daughter! The singer sat down for a rest while shopping for baby supplies, hilariously dubbing herself a 'poopedstar.'

Juice WRLD’s Voice Comes As A Comfort On Posthumous Collab With The Weeknd After His Death

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 04:37:47 +0000

Almost eight months after Juice WRLD’s tragic death, the beloved rapper was heard once again on 'Smile,' a posthumous collaboration with The Weeknd.

Kylie Jenner Makes A Glamorous Cameo In Cardi B & Megan Thee Stallion’s ‘WAP’ Music Video

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 04:20:20 +0000

Cardi B is back – and she brought some friends! In her first song in over a year, Cardi teamed up with Megan Thee Stallion for the dance anthem of 2020. Kylie Jenner even pops in, along with more stars like Normani!

Machine Gun Kelly & Megan Fox Are Are ‘Glued To Each Other’ & ‘Very Passionate’, Says Randall Emmett

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 03:57:33 +0000

Producer/director Randall Emmett is gushing over the intense passion that his film's stars Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly have for each other. He says their chemistry is 'second to none.'

Tiny Harris Reveals Tamar Braxton’s Doing ‘Much Better’ After Hospitalization: ‘She’s Been Writing Me’

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 03:49:11 +0000

Tiny Harris expressed her support for Tamar Braxton after her hospitalization in this EXCLUSIVE new interview, and confessed she's hoping to see her friend soon.

Britney Spears Shares Cute Callback To Her Romance With Justin Timberlake & Fans Lose It

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 02:45:34 +0000

Britney Spears was feeling nostalgic for 2001! The pop star couldn't help but remember her date with Justin Timberlake at the AMAs almost two decades ago, after stumbling upon this photo.

Faith Hill Gushes Over Her Daughter With Tim McGraw After She Votes For The ‘First Time’ — Pic

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 02:43:36 +0000

Audrey McGraw is all grown up! Mom Faith Hill was so proud as her youngest daughter -- who turned 18 in December -- voted for the first time.

The Suicide Squad Actors Reveal Their Characters as They Wish James Gunn a Happy Birthday

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 17:10:37 PDT

As the cast of The Suicide Squad wish director James Gunn a happy birthday, they drops hints as to which characters they're playing in upcoming DC movie.

Mulan Promotional Standee Destroyed by Theater Operator Over Disney+ Premiere Announcement

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 16:02:24 PDT

Disney announced earlier this week that Mulan will be available to stream on Disney+ for a premium price.

John Wick 5 Is Officially Happening, Will Shoot Back-to-Back with Chapter 4

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 15:23:47 PDT

Lionsgate has confirmed that John Wick 5 is in the works before the fourth movie is even in the can.

The Man from Nowhere Remake Gets John Wick Creative Duo

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 15:04:59 PDT

John Wick's Chad Stahelski and Derek Kolstad have another action movie project in their sights.

Antebellum Gets a Straight to On-Demand Release Next Month

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 14:51:02 PDT

Lionsgate will release Antebellum on-demand in the U.S., foregoing a theatrical release for the Janelle Monae horror movie.

The Tax Collector Review: Shia LaBeouf Gets Violent and Gruesome in L.A. Gangster Flick

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 13:35:03 PDT

David Ayer stumbles in his latest Los Angeles gangster flick, 'The Tax Collector'.

Mandy Patinkin's Hunchback of Notre Dame Audition for Disney Sounds Like a Nightmare

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 13:19:01 PDT

Mandy Patinkin had a 'disastrous' audition for the role of The Hunchback Of Notre Dame

Zola Teaser Trailer Brings an Epic Stripper Twitter Thread to the Big Screen

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 12:58:53 PDT

148 viral tweets have been turned into a feature-length movie, thanks to Riley Keough, Taylour Paige, A24 and writer/director Janicza Bravo.

Knight Rider Movie Is Happening with Producer James Wan

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 12:39:55 PDT

Spyglass Media Group and James Wan are bringing Knight Rider to the big screen with a present-day reboot.

I'm Thinking of Ending Things Trailer Brings the Madness of Charlie Kaufman to Netflix

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 12:16:31 PDT

Netflix has released the first trailer for I'm Thinking of Ending Things based on Iain Reid's hit novel.

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